lot # 4700 - brit. colonies Brit. Somaliland
First Issue, Overprinted at top 1903 (June 1): India ½ a. yellow-green pair, 2 a. pale violet pair and block of four with single 3 a. brown-orange, used on 1903 regsitered cover to Bombay, India all tied by "Berbera" cds's (Sept 5) in black and by framed registration cachet. Carried from Aden on P&O steamer "Peninsular" with oval registration cachet at left and reverse with Bombay and Colaba (Sept 16) arrivals. A scarce and attractive franking.rnrnProvenance: Harmers, London, 8 July 1999, lot 1330.