Expedition Mail of the Himalaya


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Appendix C

1933 British Mt. Everest Climbing Expedition Cover

Details of Cover EV33-M1_001


Cover addressed to London, England, bearing a KVG 8a and ½a stamp covering the airmail rate from Karachi (then India) to England. The cover shows the expedition mark on front and stamps are tied by Gangtok cancel (Type ?) dated 2 May 1933. Cover was sent from T. A. Brocklebank (TAB initials UR). No receiving mark.

Ex Bard collection
Courtesy of the Hackstaff collection

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