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Auction #128




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Cat / Net Est
BAHRAIN
184 * 32-37 (32-35, 36w-37) 1940-41 1R-25R K George VI stamps of India overprinted "BAHRAIN" SG Type 2, cplt (6) of the rupee values, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
185 ** 52-61A (71-79) 1950-55 ½a-10R K George VI stamps of Great Britain surcharged SG Type 3 or 7a, cplt (9) in horizontal pairs, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $80) ...(PHOTO) $100.00
186 ** 81a (80a) 1953 ½a on ½d orange-red Q Elizabeth II of Great Britain surcharged SG Type 3, VARIETY - fraction "½" omitted, wmkd Tudor Crown, perf 15x14, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
BANGKOK
187 * 1 var footnoted (2 var) 1882 2c brown Q Victoria of Straits Settlements, wmkd CC, overprinted "B", ERROR - overprint double, a great unrecorded rarity, possibly unique, tiny red speck, signed Bloch, part OG, fine, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) $14,100.00
188 * 8 (9) 1882 24¢ green Q Victoria of Straits Settlements, with "B" overprint SG Type 1, wmkd CC, OG, HR, VF (Scott Retail $900) ...(PHOTO) $715.00
189 o 11 (14) 1882 2¢ brown Q Victoria of Straits Settlements, with "B" overprint SG Type 1, wmkd CA, lightly canceled, signed Stolow, F-VF (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) $355.00
190 o 13 var (16a) 1883 4¢ rose Q Victoria of Straits Settlements with VARIETY - "B" overprint SG Type 2, wmkd CA, scarce, lightly canceled, perfectly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $1,315.00
191 * 15 (18) 1884 5¢ blue Q Victoria of Straits Settlements, with "B" overprint SG Type 1, wmkd CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
192 * 16 (19) 1884 6¢ lilac Q Victoria of Straits Settlements, overprinted "B" SG Type 1, wmkd CA, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $325) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
193 o 21 var (12) 1883 2¢ on 32¢ pale red Q Victoria of Straits Settlements with "B" overprint SG Type 1, surcharged with wide "S" in "CENTS", lightly canceled, F-VF (Scott Retail $3500) ...(PHOTO) $2,815.00
BARBADOS
194 * 3c (5b) 1852-55 (no value) deep slate Britannia on paper blued, prepared for use but not issued, unwmkd, imperf, four good to large margins, OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $275) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
195 * 9 (12a) 1858 1' black Britannia, unwmkd, imperf, four margins, scarce mint, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $260) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
196 o 12 (16) 1860 (½d) yellow-green Britannia, unwmkd, pin-perf 12½, F-VF (Scott Retail $800) ...(PHOTO) $505.00
197 * 14a (19) 1861 (1d) blue Britannia, unwmkd, clean-cut perf 14 to 16, scarce, OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $925) ...(PHOTO) $750.00
198 * 17 (25) 1861 (4d) dull rose-red Britannia, unwmkd, rough perf 14 to 16, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $175) ...(PHOTO) $145.00
199 * 17a (26) 1865 4d brown red Britannia, unwmkd, rough perf 14 to 16, exceptionally rich color and centering, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $315.00
200 * 27 (46) 1870 6d orange-vermilion Britannia, wmkd Large Star, rough perf 14 to 16, a rare and difficult stamp, vivid color, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $1100) ...(PHOTO) $865.00
201 * 30 (49) 1871 (4d) dull rose-red Britannia, wmkd Small Star, rough perf 14 to 16, very scarce and seldom seen mint, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $1425) ...(PHOTO) $1,125.00
202 * 33 (52) 1872 (1d) blue Britannia, wmkd Small Star, clean-cut perf 14½ to 15½, a scarce mint stamp, OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
203 * 38 (63) 1873 3d brown-purple Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 14, extremely well centered given that the vast majority are grotesquely off-center, fresh color, exceptional!, OG, VLH, XF ...(PHOTO) $810.00
204 o 38 (63) 1873 3d brown-purple Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 14, an exceptional, perfectly centered example, normally atrociously off-center, light cds, a real condition rarity - easily a one-in-hundred example! SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $450.00
205 * 39 (58) 1873 (½d) green Britannia, wmkd Large Star, clean-cut perf 14½ to 15½, scarce mint, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $395.00
206 o 40 (59) 1873 (4d) dull rose-red Britannia, wmkd Large Star, clean-cut perf 14½ to 15½, an unusually fine example of this difficult stamp, with a "socked-on-the-nose" "Barbados" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) $420.00
207 * 43 (64) 1873 5' dull rose Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 15½x15, rich color, signed, OG, LH, fine, with Diena certificate (Scott Retail $1200) ...(PHOTO) $975.00
208 o 43 (64) 1873 5' dull rose Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 15½x15, perfectly centered (scarce for this issue--notoriously off-center), light "boot-heel"cancel, XF (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
209 * 47 (68) 1875 4d deep red Britannia, wmkd CC, perf 12½, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
210 * 49 (71) 1875 1' violet (aniline) Britannia, wmkd CC (sideways), perf 12½, rare, a remarkably well centered example -- scarce thus!, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $840.00
211 * 54 (78) 1881 4d crimson-lake Britannia, wmkd CC, perf 14, rare and seldom offered, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $575) ...(PHOTO) $430.00
212 * 55 (79) 1876 6d chrome-yellow Britannia, wmkd CC, perf 14, deep rich fresh color, ex-Grunfeld, OG, HR, VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $160) ...(PHOTO) $130.00
213 * 56a (82) 1877 1' violet (aniline) Britannia, wmkd CC (sideways), perf 14, a great rarity, seldom offered, significantly undercatalogued, OG, LH, F-VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $6,900.00
214 o 57 (86) 1878 1d on half of 5' dull rose Britannia, with value tablet removed before issue, surcharged large numeral "1", 7mm high with curved serif and large letter "D", 2¾mm high (SG Type 3a), lightly canceled, VF (Scott Retail $850) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
215 o 58 (87) 1878 1d on half of 5' dull rose Britannia with value tablet removed before surcharge, SG Type 3b 7mm straight serif provisional surcharge, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 15½x15, scarce, light "Barbados" cds, F-VF (Scott Retail $1050) ...(PHOTO) $825.00
216 * 60-68, 62a, 65a (89-103, 94, 98) 1882-86 ½d-5' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (12) with 2 additional shades and an extra 6d, the 5' comes with a Philatelic Foundation certificate, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $1140) ...(PHOTO) $1,090.00
217 * 70-80 (105-15) 1892-1903 ¼d-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $180.00
218 o 70-80 (105-15) 1892-1903 ¼d-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), several values are quite scarce and undercatalogued used, especially the 8d and 2'6d, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) $450.00
219 * 81-89 (116-24) 1897 1f-2'6d Q Victoria Diamond Jubilee issue, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), 2½d with gum crease, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $340) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
220 * 81a-89a (125-33) 1897 1f-2'6d Q Victoria Diamond Jubilee issue, paper blued, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), remarkably rare and vastly undercatalogued, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) $1,620.00
221 * 90-101 (135-44, 163-169) 1904-10 1f-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd MCA, cplt (12), 2'6d with gum crease, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $360) ...(PHOTO) $320.00
222 o 90-101 (135-44, 163-169) 1904-10 1f-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd MCA, cplt (12), featuring the very rare 8d, difficult to assemble used set, seriously undercatalogued, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $450.00
223 * 116-26 (170-80) 1912 ¼d-3' K George V Badge of the Colony, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $245) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
224 * 139a (200a) 1920 3' green and bright violet Seal of the Colony, wmkd MCA, perf 14, scarce later printing, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
225 * B1e (153c) 1907 1d on 2d slate-black and orange Seal of the Colony surcharged "Kingston Relief Fund. 1d." SG Type 10, ERROR - surcharge double, both inverted, in red, wmkd CA, perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $925) ...(PHOTO) $750.00
BARBUDA
226 ** 1-11 (1-11) 1922 ½d-5' K George V definitives of Leeward Islands overprinted "BARBUDA", cplt (11), OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $150.00
BASUTOLAND
227 ** 1-10 (1-10) 1933 ½d-10' K George V River Scenes, wmkd MSCA, perf 14, cplt (10), OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $750) ...(PHOTO) $340.00
BECHUANALAND
228 * 5-9 (4-8) 1885-87 ½d-1' Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, wmkd Anchor, perf 14, cplt (5), elusive mint, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $690) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
229 o 5-9 (4-8) 1885-87 ½d-1' Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, wmkd Anchor, perf 14, cplt (5), used, the key 1' value has an RPSL certificate, F-VF (Scott Retail $285) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
230 * 9 (8) 1886 1' green Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, brown toned OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
231 * 16-21 (15-20) 1888 1'-£1 Q Victoria, Script VR (sideways) perf 13½, or Two Orbs (sideways), perf 14x13½, cplt (6) high values, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $1580) ...(PHOTO) $1,500.00
232 * 51 (55) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 17) 19mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only 840 were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate, as it was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a shortage, well centered, lrg OG, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $690.00
233 o 51 (55) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 17) 19mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only 840 were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate, as it was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a shortage, less than 1% were used, undercatalogued, perfectly centered, light "Vryburg" cds, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) $1,110.00
234 ** 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, a very well centered top sheet-margin example, OG,NH, VF ...(PHOTO) $930.00
235 o 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, in addition to which it bears a strike of the very rare "MOLEPOLE" Bechuanaland Village cds (of which only a few examples are recorded!), VF ...(PHOTO) $2,400.00
236 * 56 (48) 1888 2'6d green and black Q Victoria overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 13, wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, signed, OG, VLH, fine (Scott Retail $650) ...(PHOTO) $600.00
237 1897 Bechuanaland cover to France franked with Cape of Good Hope 2½d ultramarine (Sc 57, SG 63a) and tied with squared circle "VRYBURG B.B." cds and French receiver, fine ...(PHOTO) $155.00
238 * 64 (44) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, overprinted "Protectorate", black surcharge, a very scarce key and significantly undercatalogued stamp, very well centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $480.00
239 * 92-93 (83-84) 1914-15 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Waterlow, OG, HR, VF (Scott Retail $330) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
240 * 92a-93a (85, 87) 1917-19 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted SG Type 21, de la Rue printing, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $475) ...(PHOTO) $430.00
241 o 92a (85) 1916 2'6d pale brown K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted SG Type 21, De La Rue printing, scarce and undercatalogued used (the normal ratio is 10 or 20 to 1 against used!), light "Lobatsi" cds, perfectly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $420.00
242 * 94-95 (88-89) 1920-23 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Bradbury, Wilkinson printing, cplt (2), OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
243 o 95 (89) 1920 5' rose-red K George V Sea Horses overprinted SG Type 21, Bradbury Wilkinson printing, scarce and undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, fine ...(PHOTO) $345.00
244 o 104 var (98w) 1926 1' bistre-brown K George V of Great Britain overprinted SG Type 20, VARIETY - wmk Block Cypher inverted, very rare, very well centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $265.00
245 * 105-16 (99-110) 1932 ½d-10' K George V and Cattle drinking, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $555) ...(PHOTO) $505.00
246 o 105-16 (99-110) 1932 ½d-10' K George V and Cattle drinking, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (12), scarce used, light cancels, VF (Scott Retail $710) ...(PHOTO) $525.00
247 o 118 var (112b) 1935 2d ultramarine and grey-black Silver Jubilee, Bradbury & WIlkinson printing, perf 11x12, VARIEY - short extra flagstaff (Plate "2", row 2, pos 1), well centered, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) $265.00
248 o 120 var (114c) 1935 6d slate and purple Silver Jubilee, Bradbury and Wilkinson printing, perf 11x12, VARIEY - lighting conductor (Plate "3", row 2, pos 5), well centered, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $265.00
249 * AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and brown-orange K Edward VII of Transvaal Postal Fiscal overprinted, only 1500 printed, scarce and undercatalogued, OG, HR, fine ...(PHOTO) $285.00
250 AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and orange-brown K Edward VII Postal Fiscal, tied to small piece by "LOBATSI B. P" cds, 1500 printed of which less than 150 were used, fine, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $900.00
251 ** AR3a (F3a) 1921 1d scarlet K George V of South Africa overprinted "Bechuanaland Protectorate." (SG Type F3) Postal Fiscal, ERROR - overprint double, one albino, very scarce as only one pane of this error was printed, OG,NH, VF ...(PHOTO) $300.00
252 o J1-3 (D1-3) 1926 ½d-2d Postage Dues of Great Britain overprinted "Bechuanaland Protectorate" SG Types D1 and D2, extremely scarce and undercatalogued as few were used, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $690.00
BERMUDA
253 * 2 (3) 1866 2d dull blue Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, OG, LH, fine (Scott Retail $525) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
254 o 3 (5a) 1875 3d yellow-buff Q Victoria, perf 14, wmkd CC, lightly canceled, fine, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $80) ...(PHOTO) $55.00
255 o 4 (6) 1865 6d dull purple Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, very well centered, very lightly canceled, XF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $90) ...(PHOTO) $65.00
256 o 10 (14) 1874 3d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 7 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, lightly canceled, well centered, VF (Scott Retail $950) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
257 o 12 (13) 1874 3d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 6 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, lightly canceled, F-VF (Scott Retail $975) ...(PHOTO) $750.00
258 * 14 (16) 1875 1d on 3d yellow-buff Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 8 "One Penny." surcharge (only 12,000 ptd), wmkd CC, perf 14, signed Bloch, regummed, fine (Scott Retail $550) ...(PHOTO) $450.00
259 o 14 (16) 1875 1d on 3d yellow-buff Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 8 "One Penny." surcharge (only 12,000 ptd), wmkd CC, perf 14, oval grid cancel, F-VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
260 o 15 (17) 1875 1d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 8 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, numeral "6" grid cancel, F-VF (Scott Retail $310) ...(PHOTO) $220.00
261 * 40-53 (44-54) 1910-25 ¼d-10' Caravel and K George V Keyplates, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (14), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $505) ...(PHOTO) $450.00
262 * 53 (54) 1918 10' green and carmine on pale bluish green K George V Keyplate, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $225) ...(PHOTO) $180.00
263 * 54 (55) 1918 £1 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, fresh, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
264 * 81-97 (77-93, 87a) 1922-34 ¼d-12'6d Caravels and K George V Keyplates, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (17), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $710) ...(PHOTO) $490.00
265 * 95b var (89k) 1932 2'6d black and bright orange-vermilion on deep blue K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) $3,000.00
266 o 96 (92) 1924 10' green and red on pale emerald K George V Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, light "St. Georges" cds, SUPERB (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $220.00
267 o 97 (93) 1932 12'6d grey and orange K George V Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, well centered, tied to piece by "Hamilton" cds, VF (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) $320.00
268 * 126a var (119) 1938 10' green and deep lake on pale emerald K George VI Keyplate, first printing, perf 14, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $300.00
269 * 127c (120a) 1938 12'6d grey and brownish orange K George VI, wmkd MCA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $275) ...(PHOTO) $150.00
BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA
270 * 1-13, 6a, 9a (1-13, 6a, 9a) 1891-95 1-10' Rhodesia Coat of Arms overprinted "B.C.A.", cplt (15) to the 10' with all shades, OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $940) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
271 * 30 (30) 1895 £10 black and orange-vermilion Arms of the Protectorate, unwmkd, perf 14, a clever and early forgery, a great "space-filler" for the £8,000 stamp. slight brown stain on reverse, unused, VF ...(PHOTO) $170.00
272 * 31 (31) 1895 £25 black and blue-green Arms of the Protectorate, unwmkd, perf 14, regummed, F-VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $16000) ...(PHOTO) $16,500.00
273 S 32-42 var listed (32s-42s) 1896 1d-£25 Arms of the Protectorate overprinted "SPECIMEN", wmkd CA or CC, perf 14, cplt (9), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) $395.00
274 * 32-39 (32-39) 1896 1d-5' Arms of the Protectorate, wmkd CA or CC, perf 14, cplt (8), OG, HR, fine (Scott Retail $820) ...(PHOTO) $750.00
275 ** 55 (51) 1897 £1 black and dull purple Arms of the Protectorate, wmkd CC, perf 14, nicely centered, with top sheet-margin, OG, NH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $505.00
276 S 56 var listed (52s) 1897 £10 black and yellow Arms of the Protectorate overprinted "SPECIMEN", well centered, OG, HR, SUPERB (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
277 * 60-68 (59-66) 1903-04 1d-£1 K Edward VII, wmkd CA or CC, perf 14, cplt (9), 2'6d with gum crease, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $745) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
278 60-64 (59-62b) 1903-04 1d-1' K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, tied to registered "Printed Matter" cover by squared-circle "Zomba" cancel, sent via Chinde (squared-circle) and London (red registry) with transit marks on reverse to Switzerland with Bern receiver on back, attractive, ...(PHOTO) $570.00
279 S 69 var listed (67s) 1903-04 £10 grey and blue K Edward VII, overprinted "SPECIMEN", OG, LH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $505.00
BRITISH EAST AFRICA
280 * 1 (1) 1890 ½a on 1d deep purple Q Victoria of Great Britain, surcharged and overprinted "BRITISH EAST AFRICA COMPANY" SG Type 1, only 1440 surcharged, OG, VLH, F-VF, with Philatelic Foundation certificate (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
281 o 1 (1) 1890 ½a on 1d deep purple Q Victoria of Great Britain, surcharged and overprinted "BRITISH EAST AFRICA COMPANY" SG Type 1, only 1440 surcharged, light "Mombasa" C cds, F-VF (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $175.00
282 * 14-30 (4-9, 11-19, 29-30) 1890-95 ½a-5R Sun and Crown, unwmkd, perf 14, cplt (17) per Scott, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $755) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
283 14c (4bb) 1893 ½a deep brown Sun and Crown, VARIETY - imperf between horizontal pair, tied by "Mombasa" cds to piece, scarce, VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $775) ...(PHOTO) $600.00
284 * 19b (10) 1890 4a grey Sun and Crown, imperf pair, unwmkd, only one sheet of 120 ptd, four full even margins, unu iss, VF-S (Scott Retail $3000) ...(PHOTO) $2,100.00
285 * 20c (11ac) 1893 4½a brown-purple Sun and Crown, VARIETY - imperf between (horizontal pair), only 30 pairs were originally printed, rare, OG,VLH, VF (Scott Retail $2100) ...(PHOTO) $1,390.00
286 o 25a (14a) 1890-91 1R carmine Sun and Crown, imperf pair, unwmkd, scarce, four margins, with "Lome A" cds, VF (Scott Retail $1600) ...(PHOTO) $1,500.00
287 * 42 var (37 var) 1895 3a black and dull red Sun and Crown with "British East Africa" handstamp, ERROR - double overprint, unlisted in Stanley Gibbons and Scott (a second example is in our reference collection), very rare, OG, LH, F-VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) $840.00
288 * 45 (40) 1895 5a black on grey-blue Sun and Crown handstamped "British East Africa" SG Type 6, OG,LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $265.00
289 * 54-59, 62-71 (49-64) 1895 ½a-5R Q Victoria stamps of India overprinted "British East Africa", cplt (16), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $940) ...(PHOTO) $715.00
290 o 54-59, 62-71 (49-64) 1895 ½a-5R Q Victoria stamps of India overprinted "British East Africa", cplt (16), scarce used, F-VF (Scott Retail $1120) ...(PHOTO) $825.00
291 * 59 var footnoted (64 var footnoted) 1895 2½ on 1½a sepia Q Victoria, brown-red surcharge (Sc Type c, SG Type 14), the rare unissued value sent to the UPU, formerly Scott 59c, fresh and bright, strong color, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $240.00
292 * 66 var (59 var footnoted) 1895 1R slate Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8, VARIETY - inverted "s" in "British", a great rarity on this value, unlisted in Stanley Gibbons, but comparable to those errors that are listed, very rare, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $990.00
293 * 67a (60d) 1896 1r green and aniline carmine Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8, ERROR - overprint double, one sideways, quite rare as only one pane was (mis)printed, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $525) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
294 * 68 var (61 var) 1895 2R carmine and yellow-brown Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 9, overprint ERROR - italic "c" in "Africa", scarce, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) $570.00
295 * 73 var (66x) 1896 1a bright rose-red Q Victoria Small Lion, perf 14, ERROR - wmkd CA reversed, scarce and undercatalogued as only one sheet was printed, and most were used, vivid color, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $375.00
296 * 89 var (81 var) 1897 1a indigo and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin-Thwain of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8 in red, U.P.U. printing, with stop after "Africa", OG, LH, fine ...(PHOTO) $170.00
297 * 90 var (82 var) 1897 2a red-brown and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin Thwain of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8, ERROR - "s" in "British" inverted, scarce, unrecorded in Stanley Gibbons, well centered, unused, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $420.00
298 o 98-100 (89-91) 1897 2½a on 3a Sultan of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa", cplt (3) with all types, only 600 printed of SG Type 13 -- scarce and undercatalogued, F-VF (Scott Retail $265) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
299 * 98 var footnoted (89 var) 1897 2½ on 3a grey and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin-Thwain of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa." in black and surcharged SG Type 12 in red, special U.P.U. printing with stop after "Africa.", unlisted ERROR - double surcharge, one albino, only 26 were printed, of which very few examples are known, very rare, well centered, small thin spots, OG,HR, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) $960.00
300 * 100 var (91 var) 1897 2½ on 3a grey and red Sultan of Zanzibar surcharged SG Type 14 and overprinted "British East Africa." (UPU printing) VARIETY - double overprint, one albino, only one pane printed, missing from the Krieger collection, well centered, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) $3,000.00
301 * 105 var (95x) 4R carmine Q Victoria Large Lions, perf 14, ERROR - wmk CC reversed, very rare as only one or two panes were printed, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) $750.00
302 * 106 (96) 1897-1903 5R deep sepia Q Victoria and Large Lions, wmkd CC, perf 14, fresh and very well centered, OG, HR, SUPERB (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
303 o 106 (96) 1897-1903 5R deep sepia Q Victoria and Large Lions, wmkd CC, perf 14, perfectly centered, light "Mombasa A" cds, a rare used stamp, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $900.00
304 * 108 (98) 1897-1903 20R pale green Q Victoria and Large Lions, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $1,950.00
305 * 109 (99) 1897-1903 50R mauve Q Victoria and Large Lions, wmkd CC, perf 14, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $2500) ...(PHOTO) $2,440.00
BRITISH GUIANA
306 o 8 (11) 1853-59 1¢ vermilion Seal of the Colony, original ptg (without line above value), imperf, large margins to close at left and top, black village cds, F-VF (Scott Retail $1750) ...(PHOTO) $525.00
307 o 10 (19) 1854 4¢ blue Seal of the Colony, white line above value, imperf, four margins, rich fresh color, light "Demerara" cds, F-VF (Scott Retail $850) ...(PHOTO) $715.00
308 o 10b (20) 1855 4¢ pale blue Seal of the Colony, white line above value, unwmkd, imperf, four large margins, light "Berbice" double-ring cds, a choice example, SUPERB (Scott Retail $750) ...(PHOTO) $640.00
309 o 38 var (119 var) 1862 2¢ black Type-set on yellow, Sc Type A6 (SG Type 10), with manuscript initials, rouletted 6, VARIETY - dashes under "POSTAGE" (row 1, pos 6), numeral "A 03" grid cancel, ex-Nathan, fine ...(PHOTO) $375.00
310 o 39 var (120d) 1862 2¢ black Type-set on yellow, with manuscript initials, rouletted 6, Sc Type A7 (SG Type 11), VARIETY - italic "S" in "CENTS" (row 3, pos 4), light numeral "A 03" grid cancel, very rare, ex-Nathan, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $640.00
311 * 53c (96a) 1866 8¢ carmine Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 10, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
312 * 54c (98) 1866 12¢ grey-lilac Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, medium paper, perf 10, fresh color, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
313 * 66b (82) 1863 48¢ pale red Seal of Colony, unwmkd, perf 12½-13, scarce mint, OG,VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
314 * 69a (104) 1867 48¢ crimson Seal of the Colony, medium paper, unwmkd, perf 10, rich color, exceptionally well centered -- rare thus!, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $990.00
315 o 72-80 (126-34) 1876-79 1¢-96¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), lightly canceled, VF (Scott Retail $415) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
316 * 80 (134) 1876 96¢ olive-bistre Seal of the Colony, wmkd CC, perf 14, the rare key value, OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $575) ...(PHOTO) $430.00
317 * 85 (144) 1878 (1¢) on 4¢ blue Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", provisional with two horizontal bars and one vertical, wmkd CC, perf 14, rather scarce mint, seldom offered, undercatalogued, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $660.00
318 o 85a (147) 1878 (1¢) on 4¢ blue Ship Official surcharged with one horizontal bar and one vertical bar, only one sheet was surcharged for postal use, extremely rare, and considerably undercatalogued, the greatest basic perforated Ship rarity in all of British Guiana, lightly canceled, VF, with Brandon certificate (Scott Retail $6000) ...(PHOTO) $5,625.00
319 o 87 (146) 1878 (2¢) on 8¢ rose Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", provisional with two horizontal bars and one vertical, seriously undercatalogued, it was missing from the Ferrari collection, very well centered, star grid cancel, elusive, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) $990.00
320 o 100 (158) 1881 2 on 24¢ emerald-green Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", surcharged in black (SG Type 24), rare as it only occurred 5 times in the setting of 60 -- only 500 printed, few of which were used, F-VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $950) ...(PHOTO) $790.00
321 * 102 (159) 1881 2 on 24¢ green Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", provisional surcharge in black (SG Type 19), unwmkd, perf 10, rare, fresh color, OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) $340.00
322 * 127A (188a) 1888 $4 green Seal of the Colony overprinted "INLAND REVENUE" and surcharged with large "4" (3½mm) Type II (SG Type b), only 188 issued, a significant portion of which were subsequently overprinted to create the common 1¢ provisional, a notoriously scarce and vastly undercatalogued stamp, seldom seen, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $3,750.00
323 128 (189) 1888 $5 green Seal of the Colony overprinted "INLAND REVENUE" and surcharged, wmkd CA, perf 14, high value, 14,160 issued, rare and undercatalogued used,tied by light cds to piece, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $1,050.00
324 * 130-47 (193-206, 213-15, 233-38) 1889-1905 1¢-96¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (19) per Scott, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $355) ...(PHOTO) $265.00
325 * 160-71 (240-51) 1905-10 1¢-$2.40 Seal of the Colony, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $410) ...(PHOTO) $340.00
326 o 171 (251) 1905 $2.40 green and violet Seal of the Colony overprinted "POSTAGE AND REVENUE", wmkd MCA, perf 14, extremely scarce and undercatalogued used, rarely offered, light "Georgetown" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) $750.00
327 o 178-89 (259-69, 269a) 1913-16 1¢-96¢ K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (12) including both 96¢ values, lightly canceled, F-VF (Scott Retail $325) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
328 * O9 (O9) 1877 6¢ brown Seal of the Colony, overprinted "OFFICIAL", the rare key value to the set, seldom seen, very well centered, one short perf, signed Stanley Gibbons, OG,LH, VF (Scott Retail $6600) ...(PHOTO) $3,750.00
329 o O9 (O9) 1877 6¢ brown Seal of the Colony, overprinted "OFFICIAL", the rare key value to the set, seldom seen, lightly canceled, VF (Scott Retail $725) ...(PHOTO) $565.00



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