Correspondence postcard: The Ceylon Union Postale Universelle - PORTSAID/ WILHELMSHEVEN 23 9 1898

Correspondence postcard: The Ceylon Union Postale Universelle was written with the date 23 9 1898 (post mark on postal stamp "COLOMB... SP23") and sended to Port Said (post mark with the date October 8, 1898), but those address was corrected (by crossing out) to a place called Wilhelmshaven - post mark with this name and the date October 17, 1898 documented this nearly a month long trip. Correspondence sented to: PORTSAID/ WILHELMSHEVEN; 1 postage stamp: Ceylon Postale 5 Cents - Queen Victoria; the date of posting: 23 9 1898.

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  • Continent: Europe
  • stamps: ʘ - cancelled on a envelopes (clippings) - [X]
  • postmarks on the correspondence: different stamps/ post mark, a few stamps
  • postage stamps franking: 1 postage stamp
  • a postal circulation of a letter/ postcard: - from the post


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Postage stamp names specify:
  • - country of issue
  • - number by the Michel Cataloge (in case of Polish stamps - by Fischer Cataloge)
  • - and a condition of a stamp:

** - Mint stamp with no sign of a stamp hinge: Unmounted Mint or Mint Never Hinged

* - Mint stamp with a sign of a stamp hinge: (Lightly) Mounted mint

[] - cancelled stamp - ʘ

() - stamp with no gum (glue)

L - one stamp out of a serie

Scans were made at dark background of stamp album to expose perforations of postage stamp. And therefore at a part of an image a foil may be visible.

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