TOGO (British), Gold Coast Used in Togo Interim Period Group.
Three singles tied on piece and cover all used between Sept. 5 and Sept. 9, 1914, singles incl. unoverprinted Gold Coast 1p, 2-1/2p (crease) and 3p tied by Lome circular datestamps on small pieces, cover with unoverprinted Gold Coast 2-1/2p tied by "Lome, Togogebiet 3/9 14" circular datestamp with additional strike beside on cover to Accra, paying the correct rate up to 10oz, Very Fine, as no German Togo stamps were located upon the British arrival in Lome on Aug. 26, 1914, Gold Coast stamps were used with the German cancels that were found, while philatelic uses of the unoverprinted Gold Coast stamps after the issuance of Togo overprinted stamps on Sept. 17, 1914 are available, those used within the Interim period are rare
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