Western Australia - Colonial: 1869-1900.
Delivery envelope: WC-EO-3.

General characteristics:

Heading and notes: No form number.
Has TELEGRAPHIC MESSAGE in octagonal reverse printed red frame.
Message area: Blank.
Reverse side: Blank.
Colours (text & envelope): Red on cream.
Size of envelope overall: 193 × 222 mm.
Distinctive characteristics of this form:
WC-EO-3 WC-EO-3.

Fremantle to London
1 August 1901.

Excellent strike of the TELEGRAPH OFFICE oval date stamp (RO-2 TO).

WC-EO-3 rev

WC-EO-3 (reverse).

Reverse side (and upside-down) of the above delivery envelope showing the flap with rounded peak and curved sides.

Details of use and rarity.

Schedule number Earliest recorded date Rarity rating
EO-3 None 2 August 1901 at Femantle. R