" Recd torn at Taunton", Cape Town, Taunton and Wellington d.s. on reverse; accompanied by a photocopy of the contents indicating that the letter was written from Mafeking. Photo" /> cover 1885 (3 May) envelope ex the Methuen correspondence to his wife in Somerset, bearing Cape 6d. cancelled with "BARKLY WEST" c.d.s. and showing manuscript "9" deleted with "B16" obliterators, "T" handstamp and circular-framed "1s/-"; the envelope with tear at top sealed with tape and endorsed<I> " Recd torn at Taunton"</I>, Cape Town, Taunton and Wellington d.s. on reverse; accompanied by a photocopy of the contents indicating that the letter was written from Mafeking. Photo | Christie's