Dubai cover from 1967 with an auxiliary marking on the back

front of cover

The added 5 dh. stamp is cancelled 15 AP / 67. The added 60 dh. issue is uncancelled. The date of the cancel on the original 60 dh. stamp is unclear. The cancels are in a double ring format, DUBAI on the bottom and the Arabic equivalent at the top of the ring. Note the 1 and the Arabic equivalent along the sides.

 

reverse of cover

The words read: RETURNED FOR / ADDITIONAL AIR / POSTAGE OF / 65 DH

The postage rate in 1967 to Europe was 60 dh. The postage rate to Canada was 1 riyal 25 dirhams.

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