Leopard Trap – Republic of Congo (Ref 7008)

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Description

An used example of an original postcard from the Republic of Congo, circa 1910.

It shows a leopard trap constructed from planks and logs.

Fairly good condition considering age; some foxing
2/3 creases on card
card ripped (white mark) on bottom left-hand side of stamp
slight corner wear

£13 plus postage

The message on the rear of the card translates roughly as:
My dear wife, I’m in good health despite the high temperatures – I hope you are too despite the severe cold of next winter – I’ll be there – on my way – Love

 

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