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Auction #127




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Cat / Net Est
BATUM
217 * 9 (9) 1919 10k on 5k brown-lilac stamp of Russia handstamped SG Type T2, perf 14x14½, only 240 were printed, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,150.00
218 9 (9) 1919 10k on 5k brown-lilac stamp of Russia handstamped SG Type T2, perf 14x14½, only 240 were printed, tied to piece by black cds, remarkably well centered, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,350.00
219 * 47 (38) 1920 50r on 2k yellow-green Arms of Russia (Romanov) with provisional handstamp overprint SG Type 6, only 400 printed, imperf, large full margins, signed Bloch, OG,HR, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,100.00
220 ** 48 (39) 1920 50r on 3K carmine-red Arms of Russia with British Occupation provisional handstamp (SG Type 6), very scarce (only 354 printed), undercatalogued, imperf, huge margins, especially scarce in this quality, OG, NH, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,700.00
BECHUANALAND
221 * 4b (1b) 1885 (2 Dec) ½d grey-black Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, VARIETY - overprint double in lake and black, wmkd CA, perf 14, only one pane of 60 was overprinted in two colors, normal centering, a scarce and undercatalogued variety, OG, HR, F-VF, with BPA and Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,200.00
222 o 5-9 (4-8) 1885-87 ½d-1' Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, wmkd Anchor, perf 14, cplt (5), F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $341.25
223 o 11-20 (10-19) 1888 1d-10' Q Victoria, wmkd Orb, perf 14 or wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, cplt (10), lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $925.63
224 26 (25) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, wmkd Orb, perf 14, SG Type 6 red surcharge, an exceptional USED rarity, hardly ever offered and considerably more difficult than either a £5 first issue or even a 2d on 2d green surcharge, vastly undercatalogued (as any serious collector who has tried to find one will attest), lightly canceled, tied to piece, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3,750.00
225 o 30 (29) 1888 ½d on 3d pale reddish lilac and black Q Victoria, surcharge SG Type 8, scarce (only 720 printed), scarce,comparatively few used examples exist as this stamp represented the newspaper wrapper rate and was largely discarded after use, very well centered, light "Vryburg" cds, XF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
226 o 41 (58) 1897 ½d yellow-green Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 18 (narrower - 10½mm apart and 15mm long), excessively rare and undercatalogued used, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $325.00
227 * 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) Net Est $1,000.00
228 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, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,000.00
229 * 52, 54, 60-66 (40-46, 51) 1888 ½d-1' Q Victoria of Great Britain, wmkd Orb (Script VR on the 1'), overprinted "Protectorate", includes the scarce 3d on 3d and 4d on 4d, both undercatalogued!, cplt (8), part OG, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,453.75
230 * 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, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $700.00
231 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 scarce "KANYE" Bechuanaland cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,300.00
232 o 53a (54a) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, ERROR - overprint inverted, 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, bearing a strike of the scarce "KANYE" Bechuanaland cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450.00
233 * 57 (49) 1888 5' green and black Q Victoria overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 13, wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,625.00
234 o 64 (44) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, overprinted "Protectorate", black surcharge, a very scarce key and significantly undercatalogued stamp, light "Vryburg" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,250.00
235 o 68 var (53 var) 1889 4d on ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted and surcharged SG Type 15, Variety - "Fo" of "Fourpence" out of alignment, not listed or mentioned in Holmes' book, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $230.00
236 92 (83) 1915 2'6d deep sepia-brown K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Waterlow, tied by "Lobatsi" double-ring cds to piece, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00
237 * 92a, 92b, 93a (85-87) 1916-19 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by De La Rue, cplt (3), OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
238 o 92b (86) 1917 2'6d sepia K George V Sea Horses, De La Rue printing, overprinted SG Type 1, scarce and undercatalogued used (the normal ratio is 10 or 20 to 1 against used!), lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $550.00
239 * 93 (84) 1914 5' rose-carmine K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain, Waterlow printing, overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Waterlow, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $200.00
240 o 93 (84) 1914 5' rose-carmine K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain, Waterlow printing, overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Waterlow, light double-ring "Lobatsi" cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $900.00
241 o 93a (87) 1919 5' bright carmine K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 on De La Rue printing, with "Lobatsi" double-ring cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,050.00
242 o 94 (88) 1923 2'6d chocolate-brown K George V Sea Horses overprinted "Bechuanaland Protectorate", Bradbury Wilkinson printing, quite undercatalogued used as one encounters 20 mint examples for every used one!, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $400.00
243 ** 95 (89) 1920 5' rose-red K George V Sea Horses overprinted SG Type 21, Bradbury Wilkinson printing, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $270.00
244 o 95 (89) 1920 5' rose-red K George V Sea Horses overprinted SG Type 21, Bradbury Wilkinson printing, scarce and undercatalogued used, light "Mafeking" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00
245 * 105-16 (99-110) 1932 ½d-10' K George V and Cattle drinking, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
246 **/☐ Tati Concessions Ltd 1895 1'-£5 Elephant fiscal stamps, cplt (6) in NH blocks of four, four values (including the £5) with sheet margins, "Tati Concessions Limited were given permission by the British Government to produce stamps for fiscal purposes. In 1895 six stamps were produced...", printed by De La Rue, a rare offering (though the £5 has considerable marginal fading), OG, NH, F-VF app ...(PHOTO) Net Est $6,000.00
247 o/▲ Tati Concessions Ltd 1895 1'-£5 Elephant fiscal stamps, four values (5 stamps) 1', 5', 10', £1 with oval "Tati Concessions" fiscal cancels, "Tati Concessions Limited were given permission by the British Government to produce stamps for fiscal purposes. In 1895 six stamps were produced...", printed by De La Rue, interesting and unusual, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $300.00
248 * AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and brown-orange K Edward VII of Transvaal Postal Fiscal overprinted, only 1500 printed, scarce and undercatalogued, OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $475.00
249 o AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and brown-orange K Edward VII of Transvaal Postal Fiscal overprinted, only 1500 printed, and less than 150 were postally used, as such both rare and undercatalogued, with "Lobatsi" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,400.00
250 * 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, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $225.00
251 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) Net Est $1,000.00
BERMUDA
252 o 10 (14) 1874 3d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 7 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, unusually well centered, light cds, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $812.50
253 * 12a (13b) 1874 3d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 6a surcharge ("P" same type as "R"), wmkd CC, perf 14, fresh and nicely centered, OG, HR, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $2,500.00
254 * 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, well centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $562.50
255 * 54 (55) 1918 £1 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
256 o 55-60, 67-69 (59-67) 1920-21 ¼d-1' K George V Tercentenary of Representative Institutions (first st issue), cplt (9), scarce and substantially undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $600.00
257 * 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, very rare mint as the majority of this printing was used fiscally, OG, LH, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $4,062.50
258 ** 97 (93) 1932 12'6d grey and orange K George V Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, very well centered, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $625.00
259 ** 123a var (116be) 1941 2' deep purple and ultramarine on grey-blue K George VI, wmkd MCA, perf 14½ line, VARIETY - broken lower right scroll, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $250.00
260 * 125 var (118a) 1939 5' pale green and red on yellow K George VI Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, line 14 (comb), OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $468.75
261 * 125a var (118b) 1942 5' dull yellow-green and red on yellow K George VI Keyplate, wmkd MSCA, VARIETY - line perf 14¼, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
262 * 125a var (118c) 1942 5' bronze-green and carmine-red on pale yellow K George VI Keyplate on ordinary paper, wmkd Script CA, line 14 (comb), very well centered, OG, VLH, VF-S, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $1,875.00
263 * 126b var (119b) 1942 10' yellow-green and carmine on green K George VI Keyplate on ordinary paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14¼ line, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA
264 * 1-13, 6a, 9a (1-13, 6a, 9a) 1891-95 1d-10' Rhodesia Coat of Arms overprinted "B.C.A.", cplt with all shades to the 10' (15), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $983.75
265 o 14 (14) 1891 £1 deep blue Rhodesia Coat of Arms overprinted "B.C.A." SG Type 1, unwmkd, perf 14, 14½, well centered, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $875.00
266 o 29 (29) 1895 £1 black and yellow-orange Arms of the Protectorate, unwmkd, perf 14, bright color, with "Zomba" centrally struck cds, hairline (pressed-out) vertical crease at left, XF app, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $750.00
267 o 56 (52) 1897 £10 black and yellow Arms of the Protectorate, wmkd Crown CC, perf 14, very rare, well centered, light "Blantyre" cds, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $3,437.50
BRITISH EAST AFRICA
268 */o 1895-96 British East Africa overprints on stamps of India, values to the 5R including 1R overprint double, one sideways (defective), 37 stamps (duplication) with a 1a-1a6p on cover, one stock sheet, variable condition, an interesting lot, F-VF N ...Net Est $500.00
269 o 2 (2) 1890 1a on 2d grey-green and carmine Q Victoria of Great Britain, surcharged and overprinted "BRITISH EAST AFRICA COMPANY", only 1440 surcharged, with "Mombasa" squared-circle cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
270 14a var, 16a var, 18a var (4a var, 6a var, 8ab var) 1892 ½a, 2a, 3a Sun and Crown imperf singles tied by "Mombasa A" squared-circle cancel to registered cover posted to India, "Mamdvi" receiving cancel on reverse, a rare commercial usage, F-VF, with Philatelic Foundation certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750.00
271 o 52 (47) 1895 5R grey-green Sun and Crown handstamped "British East Africa" SG Type 6 at Mombasa, wmkd CA. perf 14, only 568 printed, scarce, light "Mombasa A" squared-circle cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
272 58 (53) 1896 2a6p yellow-green Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8 tied to a 2a blue India Registered Postal Stationery cover (also overprinted) by "Mombasa A" squared-circle cancel, addressed to Bombay, "Sea Post Office" transit cancels on reverse, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $100.00
273 59 (64 ) 1896 2½ on 1½a sepia Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8, bright red surcharge (SG Type 10), tied by "Mombasa" squared-circle canel to strongly toned and stained cover, "Sea Post Office" and "Muscat" transit marks on reverse, OG-HR, fair app ...(PHOTO) Net Est $100.00
274 * 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, one nibbed perf, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $187.50
275 66, 71 (56, 59) 1896-97 6a and 1R Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8 tied to two separate philatelic covers by squared-circle "Mombasa A" cancels, addressed locally, with "Mombasa" cds on reverse, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $200.00
276 * 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, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $650.00
277 * 71 var (56d) 1895-96 6a pale brown Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa", ERROR - overprint double, one albino, OG, LH, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
278 * 71 var (56 var footnoted) 1895 6a pale brown Q Victoria of India overprinted "British East Africa", ERROR - inverted "s" in "British", OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $150.00
279 * 95-97 (86-88) 1897 2½d on 1a indigo and red stamps of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8 further surcharged locally, cplt (3) with all 3 SG surcharge types 12-14, only 500 cplt sets were issued, rare and undercatalogued as the difficult Type 13 only occurred 10 times in the whole sheet, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,500.00
280 ** 95 (86) 897 2½ on 1a indigo and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin-Thwain of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa." in black SG Type 8 and surcharged SG Type 12, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $325.00
281 96 (87) 1897 2½ on 1a indigo and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin-Thwain of Zanzibar surcharged SG Type 13 (Scott Type b) and overprinted "British East Africa" SG Type 8, this is the scarce key type which only occurred on 10 positions in the setting of 60, tied to small piece by "Mombasa" squared-circle cancel VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $300.00
282 o 98-100 (89-91) 1897 2½a on 3a Sultan of Zanzibar overprinted "British East Africa", cplt (3) with all settings, only 600 printed of SG Type 13 -- scarce and undercatalogued, well centered, each with light "Mombasa" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $318.75
283 * 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, very rare as only 26 were printed, perfectly centered, OG,HR, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3,500.00
284 S 109 var listed (99s) 1897 50R mauve Q Victoria Large Lions, wmkd CC, perf 14, overprinted "SPECIMEN", OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500.00
BRITISH GUIANA
285 o 8 (11) 1853-59 1¢ vermilion Seal of the Colony, original ptg (without line above value), imperf, four margins, "Demerara" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,125.00
286 o 10a (18) 1853 4¢ deep blue Seal of the Colony, partial white line above value, imperf, four margins, light "A 02" numeral cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,375.00
287 o 10b (20) 1855 4¢ pale blue Seal of the Colony, white line above value, unwmkd, imperf, four margins (close at left), light "Berbice" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $875.00
288 o 11a (18a) 1853 4¢ deep blue Seal of the Colony, VARIETY - retouched (no white line above value), imperf, four large margins, light village cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $2,000.00
289 * 17 (40) 1861 1¢ reddish brown Seal of the Colony, thick paper, perf 12, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
290 * 19a (30) 1860 2¢ deep orange Seal of the Colony, perf 12, thick paper, vivid rich color, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
291 * 23 (41) 1862 1¢ brown Seal of the Colony, perf 12, thin paper, quite scarce mint, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,125.00
292 * 33 (56) 1863 24¢ green Seal of the Colony on thin paper, unwmkd, perf 12½-13, scarce, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,000.00
293 * 35 var (116c) 1862 1¢ black on rose Royal Gazette Type-set, SG Type 10 (Scott Type A6), without manuscript signature, ERROR - "1" for "I" in "BRITISH" (row 1, pos 5), rare, slight hinge thins, OG, HR, VF app ...(PHOTO) Net Est $800.00
294 o 39 (120) 1862 2¢ black Type-set on yellow Royal Gazette printing, SG Type 11 (Scott Type A7), with manuscript initials, rouletted 6, four large margins, light "A 03" cancel, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
295 o 39 var (120d) 1862 2¢ black Type-set on yellow, with manuscript initials, rouletted 6, SG Type 11 (Scott Type A7), VARIETY - italic "S" in "CENTS" (row 3, pos 4), scarce, light numeral cancel, slight thin, F-VF app ...(PHOTO) SG $1,000.00
296 o 39 var (120e) 1862 2¢ black Type-set on yellow, with manuscript initials, rouletted 6, Sc Type A7 (SG Type 11), VARIETY - "1" for "I" in "BRITISH" and italic "S" in "CENTS" (row 3, pos 5), lightly canceled, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $1,000.00
297 * 58 (106) 1875-76 1¢ black Seal of the Colony, narrow space between value and "cent", perf 15, perfectly centered, scarce thus!, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $300.00
298 * 60 (109) 1875-76 4¢ bright blue Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 15, very scarce, fresh, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
299 * 64 (69) 1865 6¢ blue Seal of Colony on medium paper, perf 12½-13, scarce and undercatalogued, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
300 * 66b (82) 1863 48¢ pale red Seal of Colony on medium paper, unwmkd, perf 12½-13, scarce mint, fresh color, OG-HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $468.75
301 * 68 (103) 1866 24¢ yellow-green Seal of the Colony, medium paper, unwmkd, perf 10, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
302 * 68a (101) 1866 24¢ deep green Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 10, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
303 * 69 (105) 1866 48¢ red Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 10, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500.00
304 o 70 (111) 1875 6¢ ultramarine Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 15, a scarce and difficult stamp, numeral "03" cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $900.00
305 * 71 (114) 1875 24¢ yellow-green Seal of the Colony, unwmkd, perf 15, vivid rich color and astonishing centering for this issue, OG, HR, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,400.00
306 o 72-80 (126-34) 1876-79 1¢-96¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), light cancels, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
307 o 80 (134) 1876 96¢ olive-bistre Seal of the Colony, wmkd CC, perf 14, the rare key value, used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $312.50
308 o 82 (137) 1878 (1¢) on 6¢ brown Seal of the Colony, provisional overprint with two horizontal bars, rare and undercatalogued used, well centered, numeral cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $475.00
309 * 83 (141) 1878 (1¢) on 6¢ ultramarine Seal of the Colony, with horizontal and vertical bars overprint (SG Type 17), unwmkd, perf 10, very elusive mint as the majority were used, undercatalogued, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $550.00
310 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, one of the great perforated rarities of British Guiana - missing from most collections, well centered, star grid cancel, tiny perf flaws, VF app, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $6,875.00
311 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, rare "Mahoicony" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,850.00
312 * 90 (139) 1878 1¢ slate Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL" in black, provisional with one horizontal black bar, unwmkd, perf 10, scarce, undercatalogued mint, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,250.00
313 o 98 (156) 1881 2 on 12¢ pale violet Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", provisional surcharge in black (SG Type 24), wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce, light cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
314 * 102 (159) 1881 2 on 24¢ green Seal of the Colony overprinted "OFFICIAL", provisional surcharge in black (SG Type 19), unwmkd, perf 10, rare, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $468.75
315 * 107-11 (170-74) 1882 1¢-8¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (5), OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
316 * 125 (186) 1888 $2 green Seal of the Colony overprinted "INLAND REVENUE" and surcharged, wmkd CA, perf 14, only 544 issued, undercatalogued, as the majority were later overprinted to create the common 1¢ provisional, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $312.50
317 o 125 (186) 1888 $2 green Seal of the Colony overprinted "INLAND REVENUE" and surcharged, wmkd CA, perf 14, only 544 issued, undercatalogued, as the majority were later overprinted to create the common 1¢ provisional, a scarce and undercatalogued used stamp, fresh, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,100.00
318 o 126 (187) 1888 $3 green Seal of the Colony overprinted "INLAND REVENUE" and surcharged, wmkd CA, perf 14, only 9326 issued, scarce as the majority were later overprinted to create the common 1¢ provisional, scarce and undercatalogued - especially used, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,100.00
319 * 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, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $6,750.00
320 * 130-47 (193//205, 213-15, 233-238) 1889-1905 1¢-96¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (19) per Scott, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $368.75
321 o 139 var (199w) 1889 8¢ dull purple and rose Seal of the Colony, ERROR - wmk CA inverted, quite scarce, with "Georgetown" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
322 o 145 (238) 1903 60¢ green and rosine Seal of the Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, extremely rare and vastly undercatalogued used!, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,550.00
323 o 160-70 (240-50) 1905-07 1¢-96¢ Seal of the Colony, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (11), light cancels, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
324 * 171 (251) 1905 $2.40 green and violet Seal of the Colony overprinted "POSTAGE AND REVENUE", wmkd MCA, perf 14, rich color, well centered, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $237.50
325 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, perfectly centered, light cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,100.00
326 ** 239a (317a) 1951 $1 bright violet K George VI Botanical Gardens, wmkd Script CA, the rare perf 14x13, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
327 o 239a (317a) 1951 $1 bright violet K George VI Botanical Gardens, perf 14x13, lightly canceled, scarce used later (1951) printing, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $812.50
328 o O1-5 (O1-5) 1875 1¢-24¢ Seal of the Colony, overprinted "OFFICIAL", perf 10, the rarely seen complete set of 5, used, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $1,207.50
329 o O9 (O9) 1877 6¢ brown Seal of the Colony, overprinted "OFFICIAL", the rare key value to the set, seldom seen, segmented cork cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $750.00
BRITISH HONDURAS
330 o 1 (1) 1865 1d pale blue Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, lightly canceled, an exceptional, perfectly centered example, a great "condition" rarity, as this stamp is notoriously poorly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $400.00
331 * 3 (4) 1865 1' green Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500.00
332 o 13-17 (17-18, 20-22) 1882-87 1d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (5) per Scott, only 1200 of the 6d and 1400 of the 1' were printed, however a high percentage were later overprinted to create the common 20¢ on 6d and 20¢ on 1', which helps explain their scarcity, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $538.44
333 o 25 (30) 1888 50¢ on 1' grey Q Victoria surcharged SG Type 2, locally surcharged, wmkd CA, perf 14, only 600 printed, undercatalogued, light "O" grid cancel, perfectly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,750.00
334 * 46 (61) 1898 25¢ red-brown and green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, a deceptively scarce and undercatalogued stamp as within months of its issue the majority were further overprinted "Revenue", OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $350.00
335 o 46 (61) 1898 25¢ red-brown and green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, a deceptively scarce and undercatalogued stamp as within months of its issue the majority were further overprinted "Revenue", rarely seen used!, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $900.00
336 * 51b (69c) 1899 50¢ on 1' grey Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, provisional "REVENUE" overprint 11mm, scarce and undercatalogued--occurring only 17 times in the setting of 60, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,050.00
337 ** 57 (65) 1899 $5 green and black Q Victoria keyplate, wmkd CA, perf 14, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $800.00
338 * 62-71 (84-93) 1904-07 1¢-$5 K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (9), a remarkably well centered set, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,500.00
339 * 71 (93) 1907 $5 grey-green and black K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $468.75
340 o 75-84 (101-10) 1913-21 1¢-$5 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (10), lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $625.00
341 * 104 (125) 1924 $5 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
342 o 104 (125) 1924 $5 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, light "Belize" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
BURMA
343 ** 1N43-44 (J18-199) 1942 1R-2R K George VI Japanese Occupation issue, Peacock overprinted at Myaungmya SG Type 3 (Scott Type III), OG, NH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $906.25
344 **/☐ 1N45 (J19a) 1942 6p bright blue K George VI Japanese Occupation issue, Peacock handstamped at Pyapon in black (SG Type 4), block of 24, fresh (one stamp with a tone spot), a rare multiple, signed by Rowell (all), OG,NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,250.00
345 **/☐ 1N46 (J19b) 1942 1a purple-brown K George VI Japanese Occupation issue, Peacock handstamp at Pyapon in black (SG Type 4), block of 32, P.O. fresh, each stamp signed Milo Rowell, very scarce large multiple, OG,NH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $4,000.00
346 **/*/☐ 2N15 var footnoted (J59) 1942 2¢ on ½a on 2s bright scarlet stamp of Japan, right marginal block of four, Stanley Gibbons mentions "sometimes the letter 'A' and '1' of ½ barred out leaving the remainder of the fraction to represent the new value", undoubtedly scarcer than the normal handstamp "2" with complete value obliterated with the butt of a pencil, perf separations at bottom and small remainder at top, the rest is OG, NH, signed, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $550.00
BUSHIRE
347 * N4 (4) 1915 5ch carmine and brown Shah Ahmed stamp of Iran overprinted "BUSHIRE Under British Occupation.", only 257 copies ptd, the key value to the set, signed by APS Hall of Fame member Dr. Mohamed Dedkah, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,600.00
348 * N11 (11) 1915 2kr claret and green Shah Ahmed stamp of Iran overprinted "BUSHIRE Under British Occupation.", OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $625.00
349 o N15 (15) 1915 1ch deep blue and carmine Coronation issue of Iran, overprinted "BUSHIRE Under British Occupation" SG Type 1, lightly canceled, signed Sadri, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $937.50
350 o N17 (17) 1915 3ch deep green Coronation issue of Iran, overprinted "BUSHIRE Under British Occupation" SG Type 1, lightly canceled, signed Sadri, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,300.00
CAMEROONS
351 * 55b (B3b) 1915 1d on 10pf carmine Yacht overprinted "C.E.F.", ERROR - double surcharge, scarce as only 2 sheets were printed, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
352 * 55 var (B3ba) 1915 1d on 10pf carmine Yacht overprinted "C.E.F.", ERROR - surcharge double, one albino, scarce, well centered, with photocopy of the Brandon certificate for a block of four that this example is from, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $400.00
353 ** 58b (B6b) 1915 3d on 30pf black and orange on buff Kaiser's Yacht overprinted "C.E.F." (SG Type 1), ERROR - surcharged triple, two albino, rare, only 50 printed (12 of which are in one collection), this example is row 3, pos 4, ex-Robert Gibbs, with photocopy of the BPA certificate for a block of 24 that this is from, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,750.00
354 ** 58b var (B6b var) 1915 3d on 30pf black and orange on buff Kaiser's Yacht overprinted "C.E.F." (SG Type 1), ERROR - surcharged triple, two albino in se-tenent horizontal pair with normal, rare, only 10 such pairs were printed (4 of which are in one collection), these examples are row 4, pos 5 and 6, ex-Robert Gibbs, with photocopy of the BPA certificate for a block of 24 that this is from, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $7,500.00
355 o 63 (B11) 1915 2' on 2M blue Yacht overprinted "C.E.F.", only 1900 issued, less than 5% were used, so it is vastly undercatalogued, perfectly centered, light "Duala" cds, F-VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,500.00
356 o 63a (B11a) 1915 2' on 2M blue Kaiser's Yacht overprinted "C.E.F.", VARIETY - "S" inverted, only 100 printed, in practice only a trivial percentage of mark values were used, as such seriously undercatalogued, left-hand sheet-margin example with "Duala * b" cds, in our 40 years this is only the third example we have encountered, a great used rarity, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $9,000.00
357 o 65 (B13) 1915 5' on 5M slate and carmine Kaiser's Yacht overprinted "C.E.F." (SG Type 1), only 1900 issued, of which probably less than 5% were used, left-hand sheet-margin example with "Duala *b" cancel, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,700.00



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