Falkland Islands 6 April 1982 Malvinas Conflict Cover

$220.00

1 in stock

Description

“Malvinas” invasion local cover to Goose Green, correctly franked 5p and pen cancelled. From 6 April to 10 April, the postmark carried the Argentinian flag at the bottom of the postmark. Legend has it that this was a protest gesture by the postal staff. Envelopes with Falklands stamps, which were already in the postal system, were cancelled by pen, with the “protest” postmark added elsewhere on the cover. Rare