FRENCH SOMALI COAST 1899 (June 15)

£350.00

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Registered cover (horizontal fold) with printed heading “Entreprise Generale de Construction des Chemins de Fer Ethiopiens”, sent from Djibouti to France bearing 1899 Djibouti O.40 on 4c tied by blue Djibouti datestamps, transit and arrival datestamps.  A scarce commercial use of this local surcharge in the first week of issue.