1893 Military Franchise Essays of the New Hebrides

1893 French Military Franchise Essays of the New Hebrides

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Naming conventions

The letters A, B, C and D will be used to represent each of the four essays on a sheet.

Positions A, B, C and D

The parts of each essay will be called the disk, ring, label, banner and background.

terms used for the essays

Constant essay characteristics

Disk

President Sadi Carnot facing Queen Victoria.

The quote HONNI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE.

RF lettering (6 items) below the two heads of state.

Ring

CARNOT and VICTORIA lettering on the sides

Small dashes in 2 groups of 3 (top and bottom) and 8 singles at regular intervals around the ring.

Background

ANGLO-FRANÇAIS lettering at top left. ANGLO is completely visible or partially obscured by the ring

2 1/2 P. = 25c. lettering.


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