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Cyprus postal stationery

Note: the numbering system used below is copyright GBOS, and may not be used without permission.
This is a simplified listing.

All overprinted "CYPRUS" without currency change.

 

Newspaper wrapper

Cyprus wrapper 150

CW1 Queen Victoria. 1d brown. 1880.
Note: this is allegedly not recorded used. The note under the d postcard below may also apply to the newspaper wrapper.

 

Registered envelopes

Cyprus registered envelope

CR1-2 Queen Victoria. 2d blue envelope. April 1880. Size F, G

 

Postcards

Cyprus half penny postcard 96

CP1 Queen Victoria. d brown card with "CYPRUS" added. 1880

Note: The word "CYPRUS" was actually printed at the same time as the rest of the narrative, so the item is strictly speaking not an "overprint". However, it is normally included in collections of "overprints".

Cyprus 1d postcard 200

CP2 Queen Victoria. 1d brown card with "CYPRUS" obliterating part of original inscription. 1880

Cyprus 1+half postcard 200

CP3 Queen Victoria. 1 brown card with "CYPRUS" obliterating part of original inscription. 1880


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