Postcard van der Wateren No. 12, rare “squared-circle” cancellation

Sent from Godavari (Kathmandu-valley) to Lamidanda (in the East of Nepal)

“Square-circle” cancel of the British-Indian Post Office in Kathmandu, dated Nov. 22, 1894 AD

Nepalese stamps and postal stationary were valid only for the Nepalese postal system
By postal regulations actually illicit use of Nepalese Postal Stationery

Reverse side