cover BASRAH: 1870-1929 envelopes (13) and a stationery card including 1873 envelope with ½a. cancelled by "BUSREH/19" duplex, 1870 envelope (opened-out) with ½a. cancelled by scarce "BUSREH/1/K-6" duplex, later items cancelled by various squared-circle or c.d.s. types including registered and censored mail and 1929 envelope to London with 3a. + 4a. cancelled by boxed "PAQUEBOT" in purple with double ring despatch c.d.s. on reverse; some cover faults though an interesting selection.