Lot 51036 – Ireland » Transitional Period

1916-21, EASTER RISING group incl. 1916 envelope with “ARMY POST OFFICE (H.D) / 40″cds, Michael Collins signed card, plus 4 propaganda postcards

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1916-21, EASTER RISING group incl. 1916 (May 8) stampless envelope with “ARMY POST OFFICE (H.D) / 40″cds, which was in use for only 10 days in May by the 176th Infantry Brigade, located at Trinity College, Dublin, with “Censored / W. Horton / 2Lt.”, also with three British propaganda postcards satirising the “Irish Conscript” and one entitled “The Real Rainbow Chaser”, and Michael Collins (Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician) signed day pass, press photo and picture postcard

Estimate 200 – 300 GBP
Auction date Fri 7 Jun 2019 at 17:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Sold for GBP 750