1876 MAIL SPILSBY TO CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. Envelope (several tone spots and slight damage to top) from Spilsby to Elands Post, Cape of Good Hope with 6d grey pl.15 (SG147) lettered AE, corner fault, tied fine SPILSBY/728 duplex 3VODA dated NO 16 76. On front CAPE TOWN/CAPE COLONY cds DE 19 76 and oval ELANDS POST date stamp DE 24 1876. Unusual provincial usage. (Ref 100925).