Basutoland

Opening this section of the website with the truly exceptional 1855 “ROLLAND” MISSIONARY LETTER argues well for the volume of postal history which is on offer.

Explore the beautiful early covers, the BOER WAR, MISSIONARY LETTERS, RELIEF CANCELLERS on cover, the 1935 ROYAL TOUR letter posted on the WHITE TRAIN, the 1935 IMPERIAL PRESS CONFERENCE letter posted from the TRAIN in MASERU and many of the Cape, Natal, Transvaal and South African postage stamps used on cover within the Country.

Additionally, we offer POSTAL STATIONERY SPECIMENS & VARIETIES, the POSTAGE DUE ST EDWARD’S CROWN WATERMARK ERROR & LESOTHO PROOFS & VARIETIES.