Tag: UK

Kings Messenger Badge 1820

This King´s messenger badge from 1820 was recently sold at an auction These badges are rare and when offered at the collectors market they always go well. However messenger badges are rather more likely to find than King´s or Queen´s…

USA 1858 – Signed By Lewis Cass (sold)

Country: USA Pages: 1 Year: 1858 Visas: no Condition: excellent Revenues: no Description: What makes this passport so special is the fantastic condition which looks almost like new. Imagine this travel documents is 158 years old! Lewis Cass (October 9,…

GERMAN EMPIRE – Kingdom Of Saxony 1892 (sold)

Country: Germany Pages: 16 Year: 1892 Visas: no Condition: Excellent Revenues: 50 Pfennige Description: This Saxony passport comes in unusual excellent condition. Issued to a man going to England, passport extended once till 1896, revenue stamp and big seal. A…

The British Embassy In Bangkok (Video)

True Brits was a documentary series screened in the early nineties with the episode I’ve shared below, The Consul’s Story, looking at the work of the British Embassy in Bangkok. It’s worth a look as you can see how the…