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Auction #128




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Cat / Net Est
COOK ISLANDS
474 * 1-4 (1-4) 1892 1d-10d Cook Islands Federation (7 Star) on white paper, unwmkd, perf 12½, cplt (4), 2½d has a thin, 10d is part OG and signed A Brun, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $295) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
475 */o 15-24 (11-20) 1898-1900 1/2d-1' Queen and Wrybill set, wmkd NZ and Star wide apart, perf 11, cplt (10), ½d is used, OG, HR, fine (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $195.00
476 * 25a (21b) 1899 ½d on 1d blue Queen Makea Takau surcharged "ONE \ HALF \ PENNY", ERROR - surcharge double, only 30 of this variety were printed with less than 5 mint examples recorded, perf 11, wmkd NZ and Star (SG Type W12b), centering as normal for this error, a very rare and undercatalogued error, part OG, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) $2,700.00
477 o 26 (22) 1901 1d brown Queen Makea Takau with Crown overprint in black, only 2400 were overprinted, very lightly cancelled, well centered, with nice sharp dark overprint, VF (Scott Retail $210) ...(PHOTO) $150.00
478 * 80-83, 107-08 (95-98b) 1931-32 2'6d-£5 New Zealand Postal Fiscal stamps overprinted SG Type 15 or 19 in black or red on thick opaque white chalk-surfaced "Cowan" paper, wmkd NZ, perf 14, cplt (6), scarce, £3 is signed, OG, LH, VF (Scott Retail $1070) ...(PHOTO) $975.00
479 * 108 (98b) 1932 £5 indigo-blue New Zealand Postal Fiscal Coat of Arms overprinted "COOK ISLANDS." SG Type 19 in red, thick opaque white chalk-surfaced "Cowan" paper, wmkd NZ and Star Close Together, perf 14, signed Stolow, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $250) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
480 ** 192-94 (219-21) 1967 $2 on £1-$10 on £5 New Zealand Postal Fiscal surcharges, overprinted "COOK ISLANDS." in black or red, cplt (3) per Scott, brownish OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $445) ...(PHOTO) $355.00
CYPRUS
481 o 1 (1) 1880 ½d rose Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 12, light cancel, fine (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $165.00
482 * 6 (6) 1880 1' green Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 13, wmkd Spray of Rose, perf 14, only 1658 were sold (and the balance of 1222 of these overprints was remaindered), scarce, trace of gum crease at bottom, OG, HR, F-VF app (Scott Retail $900) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
483 o 11-15 (11-15) 1881 ½pi-6pi Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (5), well centered, used, VF (Scott Retail $955) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
484 * 15 (15) 1881 6pi olive-grey Q Victoria, Die I, wmkd CC, perf 14, quite rare, but thinned, unused, F-VF app (Scott Retail $1900) ...(PHOTO) $470.00
485 * 28-37 (40-49) 1894-96 ½pi-45pi Q Victoria Die II, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $320) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
486 o 28-37 (40-49) 1894-96 ½pi-45pi Q Victoria Die II, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), including the scarce and undercatalogued used 12pi, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $330.00
487 o 38-47 (50-59) 1903 ½pi-45pi K Edward VII, wmkd CA, cplt (10), only 2640 printed of the 45pi, only about 200 are believed to have been postally used (per Castle), lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) $1,800.00
488 * 72-86 (85-99) 1921-23 10pa-45pi K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (15), cplt (15), of the 45pi only 2584 were printed (a difficult and undercatalogued stamp), 2pi blue and purple has blue offset on gum, 6pi is creased, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $620) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
489 * 87 (100) 1923 10' green and red on pale yellow K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, originally 3017 copies were printed, however a sizeable quantity were remaindered and burned in 1924, scarce, bright fresh rich color, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
490 * 88 (101) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, originally only 1682 were printed, however it is important to note that a sizeable remainder of which were burned in 1924, quite scarce, vivid fresh rich color, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $1,740.00
491 o 89-108 (103-17, 118-22) 1924-28 ¼pi-90pi K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MSCA, perf 14, cplt (20), the 12pi, and more especially the 90pi, are very rare and significantly undercatalogued used, F-VF (Scott Retail $480) ...(PHOTO) $505.00
492 ** 110 (102) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
493 * 110 (102) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, fresh rich color, extremely well centered, OG, VLH, XF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
494 ** 114-23 (123-32) 1928 ¾pi-£1 K George V Fiftieth Anniversary set, wmkd Script CA, perf 12, cplt (10), OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $410) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
495 * 125-35 (133-43) 1934 ¼pi-45pi K George V pictorials, wmkd Script CA, perf 12½, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $230) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
DOMINICA
496 * 10 (10) 1882 ½(d) in black, on half of 1d violet Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, a very rare and undercatalogued mint stamp, seldom seen!, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) $540.00
497 o 23 (25) 1888 6d orange Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce used, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) $225.00
498 * 24 (26) 1890 1' dull magenta Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, part OG, SUPERB (Scott Retail $200) ...(PHOTO) $160.00
499 o 24 (26) 1890 1' dull magenta Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, a rare used stamp, many times more difficult than its mint counterpart and as such undercatalogued, well centered, numeral cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) $990.00
500 * 25-34 (27-36) 1903 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (10), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $295) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
501 o 25-34 (27-36) 1903 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (10), rather scarce used, with several values quite rare and undercatalogued used (especially the 5'), well centered, lightly canceled, with RPSL certificate for the 5', VF-S (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
502 * 35-49 (37-46, 51-53c) 1907-21 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt per Scott (15), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $330) ...(PHOTO) $265.00
503 o 56-63 (62-70) 1921-22 ½d-2'6 Roseau, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (8), most values of this set are rare and undercatalogued used, especially the 2' and 2'6d, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $930.00
504 * 65-85 (71-91) 1923-33 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (21), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $485) ...(PHOTO) $320.00
505 * 83-85 (89-91) 1923 3'-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (3), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $275) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
506 ** 85 (91) 1923 £1 black and purple on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA (sideways), perf 14, OG, NH, fine (Scott Retail $260) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
507 * 85 (91) 1923 £1 black and purple on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA (sideways), perf 14, OG, VLH, fine app (Scott Retail $260) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
EAST AFRICA AND UGANDA PROTECTORATE
508 * 9-13 (9-13) 1903-04 1R-5R K Edward VII on ordinary paper, wmkd CC, perf 14, 5R with a sharp gum crease, OG, HR, F-VF app (Scott Retail $645) ...(PHOTO) $640.00
509 o 14 (14) 1903-04 10R grey and ultramarine K Edward VII on ordinary paper, wmkd CC, perf 14, with "Kampala Uganda" cds, signed Diena, F-VF (Scott Retail $675) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
510 * 16 (16) 1903 50R grey and red-brown K Edward VII, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce high value, OG, VLH, F-VF, with Sismondo certificate (Scott Retail $2600) ...(PHOTO) $2,440.00
511 20 (20) 1909 Nov 22 cover to Germany franked with 2½ anna blue K Edward VII, tied by a good strike of the rare "Kibwezi" village cds, with "Mombasa" transit on back, VF ...(PHOTO) $600.00
512 * 30 (32) 1907 20R grey and stone K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, HR, VF (Scott Retail $875) ...(PHOTO) $865.00
513 o 52a (56a) 1912-21 4R red and green on pale yellow K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, a scarce paper variety, exceptional centering, attractive "Mombasa" cds, F-VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $200) ...(PHOTO) $175.00
EGYPT
514 * 5 (6) 1866 5pi rose Turkish Suzerainty, Pellas Bros., Genoa printing, overprinted in black SG Type 3, wmkd Pyramid and Star (inverted), perf 12½, exceptional centering for this issue -- very rare thus!, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $480.00
515 * 81b (101a) 1922 4m green Giza Pyramids K Fouad overprint, ERROR - overprint inverted, left margin single (pos 21), very rare as only 12 are known (per Charles Hass), unpriced in Scott or Stanley Gibbons, some toning which is usual for known examples, OG,HR, F-VF app, with Charles Hass certificate ...(PHOTO) $840.00
516 * 121-24 (141-44) 1926 5m-50pi Inauguration of Port Fouad overprints, cplt (4), key set of the country, as only 1500 of the 50pi were printed and the whole issue sold out on the opening day of sale in a matter of hours, signed, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $2500) ...(PHOTO) $2,440.00
517 ** 237 var (280 var) 1939 100m K Farouk and Aswan Dam, perf 14x13½, ERROR - printed on the gummed side, scarce as only one sheet was printed, signed Hass, OG, NH, VF ...(PHOTO) $960.00
FALKLAND ISLANDS
518 * 1 (1) 1878 1d claret Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, fresh, OG,VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $850) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
519 o 1 (1) 1878 1d claret Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, used, F-VF (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $375.00
520 ** 20-21 (41-42) 1898 2'6d-5' Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, 14½, high values, only 6000 printed, OG, NH, VF (Scott Retail $550) ...(PHOTO) $545.00
521 * 22-29 (43-50) 1904-08 ½d-5' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (8), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $590) ...(PHOTO) $490.00
522 */** 36-37, 38a-40 (66-67, 67b-69) 1912-16 3'-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14 (line), five scarce high values, two with sheet-margins, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $1110) ...(PHOTO) $1,125.00
523 * 52 (115) 1928 2½d on 2d purple-brown K George V South Georgia Provisional surcharge (SG Type 12), only 1179 surcharged, a scarce key stamp, seldom seen, undercatalogued, OG, LH, F-VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $1300) ...(PHOTO) $1,350.00
524 * 54-64 (116-26) 1929-36 ½d-£1 K George V Fin Whale and Gentoo Penguins definitives, wmkd Script CA and MCA (£1), comb perf 14, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $840) ...(PHOTO) $715.00
525 ** 65-76 (127-38) 1933 ½d-£1 Centenary set, wmkd Script CA, perf 12, cplt (12), only 3128 issued of high value, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $4795) ...(PHOTO) $4,315.00
526 * 73 (135) 1933 2'6 black and violet Battle Memorial, wmkd MCA, perf 12, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $250) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
527 * 74 (136) 1933 5' black and yellow King Penguin, wmkd MCA, perf 12, only 6221 issued, OG, VLH, VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $950) ...(PHOTO) $865.00
528 ** 74a (136a) 1933 (Apr) 5' black and yellow-orange King Penguin, wmkd MSCA, perf 12, the scarce shade from the later printing, a perfectly centered example with top sheet-margin, signed Raffaele Diena (son of Enzo), OG, NH, SUPERB, with Enzo Diena certificate (Scott Retail $3000) ...(PHOTO) $3,375.00
529 ** 75 (137) 1933 10' black and chestnut Coat of Arms, wmkd MCA, perf 12, only 3688 issued, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $850) ...(PHOTO) $865.00
530 * 84-96 (146-51, 153-55, 157-63) 1938-46 ½d-£1 K George VI, wmkd Script CA, perf 12, cplt (16) per Scott without the later shades, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $430) ...(PHOTO) $470.00
FIJI
531 * 59-69 (104-14) 1903 ½d-£1 K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $550) ...(PHOTO) $450.00
532 ** 78 (124) 1912 £1 purple and black on red K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $360) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
533 * 78 (124) 1912 £1 purple and black on red K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $360) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
534 ** 91 (137) 1914 £1 purple and black on red K George V, Die I, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, NH, fine (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
535 ** 91a (137a) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V, Die II, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
536 * 91a (137a) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V, Die II, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, LH, fine (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
537 * 117-135 (249-266b) 1938-55 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, various perfs, cplt (22), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $215) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
GAMBIA
538 * 1a (1) 1869 4d brown Q Victoria embossed, unwmkd, imperf, four margins, OG,LH, VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $675) ...(PHOTO) $470.00
539 o 2 (3a) 1869 6d blue Q Victoria embossed, unwmkd, imperf, four full margins, light red cancel, VF (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $160.00
540 * 4 (8) 1874 6d blue Q Victoria embossed, wmk CC, imperf, choice, bottom-right corner example, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) $355.00
541 * 4a (7) 1874 6d deep blue Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC, imperf, four margins, unused, VF (Scott Retail $475) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
542 * 5-11 (10B-19B) 1880 ½d-1' Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC upright, cplt (7), OG, HR, VG-fair, (Scott Retail $970) ...(PHOTO) $825.00
543 * 9a var footnoted (15B) 1880-81 4d brown Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC upright, perf 14, signed Richter, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
544 * 28-39 (45-56) 1902-05 ½d-3' K Edward VII, wmkd CA, cplt (12), 3d creased, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $285) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
545 36, 38-39 (53, 55-56) 1910 1'6d, 2'6d-3' K Edward VII tied by oval Gambia Registered cds to registered cover to Germany, tied on reverse by 2 "Found Open and Officially Sealed" stamps, initialed and noted "no contents" in Plymouth, receivers include "Charlottenburg", scarce and interesting, VF ...(PHOTO) $470.00
546 * 41-64 (57-68, 74-85) 1904-09 ½d-3' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (24) per Scott, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $485) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
547 * 70-86 (86-102) 1912-22 ½d-5' K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (17), OG, HR, fine (Scott Retail $230) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
548 o 87-96 (108-17) 1921 ½d - 4' K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (10), a very rare and vastly undercatalogued used set, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $870.00
GERMAN EAST AFRICA
549 * N121 (61) 1917 20R black and purple on red K George V of East Africa and Uganda overprinted "G.E.A.", wmkd MCA, undercatalogued, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $325) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
550 * N122 (62) 1917 50R carmine and green K George V of East Africa and Uganda overprinted "G.E.A.", wmkd MCA, OG, HR, fine, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $750) ...(PHOTO) $750.00
GIBRALTAR
551 * 7 (7) 1886 1' yellow-brown Q Victoria of Bermuda overprinted "GIBRALTAR", wmkd CA, perf 14, key high value, OG, LH, VF app (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $450.00
552 o 8, 10, 12, 14a, 16, 18, 20 (8-14) 1886-87 ½d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt per SG (7), used, quite a variety of neat cancels, F-VF (Scott Retail $535) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
553 * 22-28 (15-21) 1889 5c on ½d-75c on 1' Q Victoria currency surcharges, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (7), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $260) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
554 * 29-38 (22-33) 1889-96 5c-5p Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $315) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
555 o 29-38 (22-33) 1889-96 5c-5P Q Victoria, cplt (12), bright colors, light cancels, most with VF centering, includes the diabolically rare used 20c olive-green, drastically undercatalogued, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $480.00
556 o 31 (25) 1896 20c olive-green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, very elusive and considerably undercatalogued used!, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $240.00
557 * 48 (55) 1903 £1 dull purple and black on red K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $650) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
558 * 49A//64 (56-69, 71-74) 1904-1912 ½d-£1 K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, 17 values less the scarce 6d later shade, OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $1835) ...(PHOTO) $1,465.00
559 * 66-75 (76-85) 1912 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (10), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $410) ...(PHOTO) $340.00
560 ** 90, 92 (101, 107) 1924-27 8', £1 K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, undercatalogued, two values OG, NH, VF (Scott Retail $515) ...(PHOTO) $525.00
561 * 93 (108) 1925 £5 violet and black K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, the scarce key stamp to all of Gibraltar!, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $1750) ...(PHOTO) $1,650.00
562 * 107-118 (121-31) 1938 ½d-£1 K George VI set, wmkd Script CA, various perfs (115-17 (128-30) are perf 14), cplt (14), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $210) ...(PHOTO) $320.00
563 * 110d (124ab) 1940 2d grey K George V and Rock of Gibraltar, wmkd Script CA sideways, perf 13½, the very scarce coil stamp - the key value to the whole issue, very rare example showing a joint-line connecting two coils, OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) $600.00
GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS
564 * 1-7 (1-7) 1911 ½d-1' K Edward VII stamps of Fiji overprinted "GILBERT & ELLICE PROTECTORATE", wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (7), exceptionally well centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $225.00
565 */** 14-26, 14a, 15a (12-24, 12a, 13a) 1912-24 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (15) with all listed shades, scarce, ½d, 3d, 5d, 5' with small faults, £1 with top sheet-margin, OG, NH to OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $715) ...(PHOTO) $600.00
566 ** 26 (24) 1924 £1 purple and black on red K George V, Die II, wmkd MCA, perf 14, scarce "key" high value, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $600) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
567 ** 31 (35) 1924 10' green and red on emerald K George V, Die II, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG,NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $255.00
GOLD COAST
568 * 1 (1) 1875 1d blue Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, scarce, well centered, OG, LH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $550) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
569 o 1 (1) 1875 1d blue Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, with rare "QUITTAH"" (no code) blue cds, in use only from January to May 1876, very rare!, VF ...(PHOTO) $375.00
570 * 2 (2) 1875 4d magenta Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, scarce, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $525) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
571 * 3 (3) 1875 6d orange Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, rare, signed, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $825) ...(PHOTO) $675.00
572 * 4-8 (4-8) 1876-79 ½d-6d Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (5), scarce, ½d and 1d with small faults, OG, HR, fine app (Scott Retail $890) ...(PHOTO) $900.00
573 * 10-11, 13-20 (9, 11-19) 1883-91 ½d-2' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, 10 values less the rare 1883 1d blue, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $475) ...(PHOTO) $545.00
574 17 (16) 1888 4d deep mauve Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, tied to registered 2d envelope by blue "554" grid cancel, with matching "Accra C" cds, sent to England, with "Liverpool" receiver on front, the "Accra C" in blue is very rare!, slight cover fold, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $1,260.00
575 o 19 (18a) 1888 1' bright mauve Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with "Clearing House" (no code) 1897 cds, rare, VF ...(PHOTO) $540.00
576 * 24 (24) 1889 20' green and red Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce as they were withdrawn from sale in April 1893, slightly faded color, a great space-filler for a rare stamp, regummed, F-VF app, with Philatelic Foundation certificate (Scott Retail $3500) ...(PHOTO) $3,565.00
577 o 25 (25w) 1894 20' dull mauve and black on red Q Victoria, VARIETY - wmk CA inverted, perf 14, lightly canceled, signed, F-VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $105.00
578 * 26-35 (26-34) 1898-1902 ½d-10' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, cplt (10), undercatalogued mint as an unusually large percentage of the top values (5'-10') were postally used, OG,VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $505) ...(PHOTO) $355.00
579 1900 January 1d carmine Post Card to Germany, tied with scarce "Accra" cds (Proud D12) in use for only a month (2.1.00-2.3.00) and additional scarce box-type killer (KD4) in use from 25.12.98-7.2.01, with red "Paid Liverpool Packet" and black "Ebhausen" receiver, a scarce card combination of two scarce cancellations, VF ...(PHOTO) $285.00
580 o 48 (48) 1902 20' purple and black on red K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce used, perfectly centered, light "Winnebah" cds, ex-Dunlop, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $240) ...(PHOTO) $195.00
581 * 49-65 (49-68) 1904-13 ½d-5' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (17) with both sets, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $555) ...(PHOTO) $395.00
582 o 55 (57) 1906 2'6d green and yellow K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, scarce used high value from the later printing, light "Accra" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $405.00
583 56, 66 (59, 70) 1913 2d red-brown K Edward VII embossed registered letter to BOHEMIA, franked with additional ½d and 1d stamps, tied with "Somanya" cds (Proud no. D2, valued x10), with black registry handstamp, transit and receiver markings on back, a very scarce village usage, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $360.00
584 o 64 (67) 1911 2'6d black and red on blue K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, very rare and considerably undercatalogued used stamp given what actually appears on the market, seldom seen used, easily 20-30 times more difficult than its mint counterpart, light "Tapoua" village cancel, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $300.00
585 65 (68) 1913 5' green and red on yellow K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, extremely rare and undercatalogued used, issued in 1913 by October of which it had already been replaced by the K George V 5', as such it saw very little postal usage and is hardly ever seen which accounts for its appearance on most advanced serious want lists, tied to piece by "Secoondi" cds, rare, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $930.00
586 * 69-80 (71-84) 1913-21 ½d-20' K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $280.00
587 * 73a, 75c, 76a, 77a, 78a, (77e, 79e, 80b, 81a, 82f) 1921 3d-5' K George V, wmkd CA, perf 14, Die II, cplt (5), deceptively scarce and certainly undercatalogued, especially the 2' most of which seem to have been used!, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $570.00
588 * 76a (80b) 1921 2' purple and blue on blue K George V Die II, wmkd MCA, a scarce and undervalued stamp (most were used), perfectly centered, scarce, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $300.00
589 o 78a (82f) 1921 5' green and red on pale yellow K George V Die II on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, extremely rare and vastly undercatalogued used, well centered, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $600.00
590 * 94-95, 94a (100-102, 100a) 1921-24 15' dull purple and green and £2 green and orange K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, 3 high values with both Dies of the 15', OG, HR, fine (Scott Retail $890) ...(PHOTO) $900.00
591 95 (102) 1921 £2 green and orange K George V, Die I, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, exceptionally rare and undercatalogued used, tied by "Accra" registry oval cancel to piece, with Brandon certificate for the strip of three that this is from (the center example), VF ...(PHOTO) $4,800.00
592 o J1 (D1) 1923 ½d black Postage Due, lightly canceled, rare and elusive used, considerably undercatalogued, VF ...(PHOTO) $375.00
GRENADA
593 o 5a (8) 1863-71 6d dull rose-red Q Victoria, wmkd Small Star (sideways), rough perf 14 to 16, F-VF (Scott Retail $275) ...(PHOTO) $175.00
594 * 20-26 (30-36) 1883 ½d-1' Q Victoria, inscribed "GRENADA POSTAGE", wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (7), OG,LH, XF (Scott Retail $290) ...(PHOTO) $245.00
595 * 33 (41a) 1888-91 4d on 2' orange Q Victoria revenue stamp, wmkd Small Star, perf 14, surcharged "4d POSTAGE" (SG Type 16), VARIETY - upright "d" (row 5, pos 6), rare as it occurred only once in each pane of 60 (of SG 41), a very difficult stamp, quite undercatalogued, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) $1,320.00
596 * 48-57 (57-66) 1902 ½d-10' K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), perfectly centered, choice OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $420.00
597 * 58-67 (67-76) 1904-06 ½d-10' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (10), quite scarce, seldom seen, undercatalogued, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $530) ...(PHOTO) $395.00
598 J4 (D4) 1892 1d on 6d mauve Q Victoria local "SURCHARGE POSTAGE", tied to cover from St. Lucia by Oct. 19, 1892 cds, also bearing St. Lucia Sc 42 (68) with Sept. 20th cds, an extremely rare Postage Due usage, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $1,800.00
GRIQUALAND WEST
599 * 1 (1) 1874 1d on 4d blue Cape of Good Hope (with outer frame-line), wmkd CC, perf 14, surcharged "1d" in dark red manuscript by the Kimberley postmaster, normal centering for this very rare stamp, signed, OG, LH, VF, with Holcombe certificate (Scott Retail $1900) ...(PHOTO) $1,240.00
600 * (J. Barefoot Ltd 60-62, 64, 66-71) 1879 1d-£5 Province of Griqualand West engraved Revenue stamps, cplt set of 10 as Barefoot lists a 1' and a 1'6d green that no one has a record of, this set catalogues £975 as fiscally used stamps in Barefoot 2012, nice fresh colors, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $1,440.00
HONG KONG
601 o 1-7 (1-7) 1862 2¢-96¢ Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, cplt (7), the 2¢ is quite scarce and undercatalogued used, each with an attractively struck "B 62" cancel, 8¢, 48¢, and 96¢ in blue, the balance in black, F-VF (Scott Retail $1130) ...(PHOTO) $975.00
602 o 6 (6) 1862 48¢ rose Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, choice blue "B 62" cancel, F-VF (Scott Retail $325) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
603 o 29 (20) 1877 16¢ on 18¢ lilac Q Victoria surcharged SG Type 4, wmkd CC, perf 14, VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $140) ...(PHOTO) $130.00
604 */? 35Bi (P2 var) (Yang P2b) 1879 5¢ on 18¢ lilac Q Victoria Post Card stamp, surcharged SG Type P1with VARIETY - short "T" in "CENTS", wmkd CC, perf 14, on white postal stationary with blue printing, VF ...(PHOTO) $930.00
605 o 37, 39, 41, 45, 46, 48 (56-61) 1900-01 2¢-30¢ Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (6) including the scarce 12¢, which saw very little usage, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) $390.00
606 o 46 (60) 1901 12¢ blue Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, surprisingly rare and undercatalogued used as it was one of the last Victorian stamps issued and saw comparatively little usage, light "Victoria" double-ring cds, VF ...(PHOTO) $225.00
607 * 54 (46) 1891 50¢ on 48¢ dull purple Q Victoria surcharged SG Type 9, wmkd CA, perf 14, the scarce re-valued overprint, OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $275) ...(PHOTO) $225.00
608 o 56 (47) 1891 $1 surcharged on 96¢ purple on red Q Victoria, SG Type 10 surcharge, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce and undercatalogued as most were later overprinted to create the more common provisional, rich color, lightly applied "Shanghai C" cds, a superior example, VF-S ...(PHOTO) $570.00
609 * 66 (51) 1891 2¢ carmine Q Victoria with "1841 Hong Kong JUBILEE 1891" overprint (Yang no. C1), only on sale for 3 days, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) $490.00
610 o 66 (51) 1891 2¢ carmine Q Victoria with "1841 Hong Kong JUBILEE 1891" overprint (Yang no. C1), only on sale for 3 days, with rare first-day-of-issue 22 January, 1891 cds, perfectly centered -- rare thus, ex-Dunlop, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $315.00
611 * 69a (55c) 1898 10¢ on 30¢ grey-green Q Victoria, surcharge SG Type 17 and VARIETY - SG Type 19 (with large Chinese character), wmkd CA, perf 14, OG,VLH, VF (Scott Retail $1400) ...(PHOTO) $825.00
612 S 70a var listed (53as) 1898 $1 on 96¢ grey-black Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, overprinted "SPECIMEN" and without Chinese handstamp, well centered, OG,VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $625) ...(PHOTO) $490.00
613 o 71-85 (62-76) 1903 1¢-$10 K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (15), light cancels, the high values ($2-$10) each with RPSL certificates!, VF (Scott Retail $1915) ...(PHOTO) $1,575.00
614 * 82 (73) 1903 $2 slate and scarlet K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) $320.00
615 o 85 (76) 1903 $10 slate and orange on blue K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, lightly canceled, perfectly centered -- rare thus!, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) $780.00
616 o 106 (88) 1905 $3 slate and dull blue K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, light "Hong Kong" cds, SUPERB (Scott Retail $325) ...(PHOTO) $300.00
617 o 107 (89) 1905 $5 purple and blue-green K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, used, well centered, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) $415.00
618 o 108a (90b) 1906 $10 slate and orange on blue K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, very rare and undercatalogued used, light cds, the last example we offered sold for $3,500!, VF ...(PHOTO) $1,950.00
619 o 123a (115b) 1917 $5 green and red K George V on blue-green, olive back, wmkd MCA, perf 14, the majority of this scarce printing received the "CHINA" overprint, perfectly centered, light "Hong Kong" cds, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) $660.00
620 * 125-27 (106a, 111a, 115a) 1914 12¢, 50¢ and $5 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, surface-colored paper (whitebacks), cplt (3), scarce and undercatalogued, OG,LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $615) ...(PHOTO) $565.00
621 o 129-46 (117-32) 1921-37 1¢-$5 K George V, wmkd Script CA, cplt (18), F-VF (Scott Retail $215) ...(PHOTO) $205.00
622 * 154-66A (140-62) 1938-52 1¢-$10 K George VI set, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (23), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $740) ...(PHOTO) $1,125.00
623 ** 178-79 (171-72) 1948 10¢-$10 K George VI Silver Wedding set, cplt (2), OG, NH, VF (Scott Retail $305) ...(PHOTO) $340.00



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