Levant (British currency) postal stationery
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This is a simplified listing.
LC1 King Edward VII. 1d red card. "THIS SIDE FOR THE ADDRESS" as bottom instruction. 1905.
LC2 ditto, 1d+1d red reply-paid card. 1905.
LC3-4 as above but "THIS SIDE FOR THE ADDRESS" removed. Arms centred over "I". 1908.
LC5 ditto, 1d+1d red reply-paid card. 1908. (no image available)
LC6 ditto but local overprint 11½mm long
LC7 layout at the top changed, coat of arms narrower, centred over "A", and doesn't overlap the end of "BRITAIN". 1911.
LC8 King George V. 1d red, Downey head. 1912.
One copy of LC9 King George V 1d+1d red reply-paid card is known, and may be an essay.
LW1-2 King Edward VII. ½d green. 1905.
LW3 as above, local overprint 15.5 * 2.5 mm with full stop. The normal overprint is 13½mm long. 1911.
LW4 King George V. ½d green. 1912.
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