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Auction #127




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Lot #
 
 
Cat / Net Est
CRETE
502 * 1 (B1) 1898 20pa bright violet British Administration issue, handstruck locally, imperf, four full margins, vivid color, genuine mint examples are especially rare and undercatalogued, OG,VLH, VF, with Philatelic Foundation certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $562.50
503 o 1 (B1) 1898 20pa bright violet British Administration issue, handstruck locally, unwmkd, only 3000 printed, imperf, four margins, with "HPAKAEION" straight-line cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $550.00
CYPRUS
504 o A25 (Z24) 1876 8d orange Q Victoria of Great Britain used in Cyprus with "942" (Larnaca) cancel, extremely rare (only 3 known examples!), restored perf at top, F-VF app ...(PHOTO) SG $7,500.00
505 o 2A64 (footnoted before Z1) 1867 3s green Franz Joseph of Austria (fine print), canceled with choice "Larnacca di Cipro" cds, perfectly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $0.00
506 * 1-6 (1-6) 1880 ½d-1' Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", cplt (6), 1' with left-hand wing margin, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,045.63
507 o 1 (1) 1880 ½d rose Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 19, perf 14, only one pane was overprinted, a great Cyprus rarity, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $875.00
508 o 2 (2) 1880 1d red Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 181, exceptionally well centered, with "942" Larnaca numeral cancel, XF ...(PHOTO) SG $237.50
509 * 2 (2) 1880 1d red Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 193, wmkd Crown, perf 14, a rare printing of only one sheet, regummed, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,000.00
510 * 4 (4) 1880 4d sage-green Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 16, only 3360 printed, a very scarce perfectly centered example (the vast majority are off-center), OG,HR, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $525.00
511 o 4 (4) 1880 4d sage-green Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", Plate 16, only 3360 printed, with "975" (Limassol) oval cancel, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
512 * 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, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,062.50
513 o 8 (7) ½d on 1d red Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", 18mm surcharge (SG Type 3), Plate 208, used, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
514 * 8 (7) 1881 ½d on 1d red Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "CYPRUS", surcharged half-penny (18mm), Plate 218, OG,VLH, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $625.00
515 o 11-15 (11-15) 1881 ½pi-6pi Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (5), F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,077.50
516 o 14 (14) 1881 4pi pale olive-green Q Victoria, Die 1, wmkd CC, perf 14, 10,800 printed, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
517 * 15 (15) 1881 6pi olive-grey Q Victoria, Die I, wmkd CC, perf 14, quite rare, fresh rich color, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,250.00
518 o 15 (15) 1881 6pi olive-grey Q Victoria, Die I, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce, nice cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
519 * 16 (23) 1882 ½pi on ½pi green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $875.00
520 o 17 (24) 1882 30pa on 1pi rose Q Victoria provisional surcharge SG Type 9, wmkd CC, perf 14, with light "Larnaca" FIRST DAY OF ISSUE cds (May 22, 1882), on sale for only 17 days, perfectly centered, scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $400.00
521 * 23a (20) 1882 4pi pale olive green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, Die I, scarce, OG,VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
522 * 26a (27) 1886 ½ on ½pi emerald-green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, SG Type 10 surcharge (6mm), OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
523 o 27 (28) 1886 ½ on ½pi emerald-green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, SG Type 10 surcharge (8mm), full and attractive "Nikosia" squared-circle cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
524 o 27 var (28a) 1886 ½ on ½pi emerald-green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, SG Type 10 surcharge (8mm) VARIETY - large "1" at left, light "981" (Paphos) grid cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,375.00
525 * 28-37 (40-49) 1894-96 ½pi-45pi Q Victoria Die II, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), a well centered set, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $312.50
526 o 28-37 (40-49) 1894-96 ½pi-45pi Q Victoria Die II, wmkd CA, cplt (10), including the scarce and undercatalogued used 12pi, fresh, lightly canceled, 45pi is XF, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
527 * 48-59 (60-71) 1904-10 5pa-45pi K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
528 o 61-71 (74-84) 1912 10pa-45pi K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (11), lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
529 * 86 (99) 1923 45pi dull purple and ultramarine K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, scarce and undercatalogued, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00
530 o 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, perfectly centered, light "Larnaca" cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $1,125.00
531 * 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, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $1,750.00
532 * 89-108, 110 (102-17, 118-22) 1924-25 ¼pi-£1 K George V, wmkd Script CA (MCA on the £1), perf 14, cplt (21), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
533 108 (117) 1924 90pi green and red on yellow K George V, wmkd Script CA, as there seems to have been very little postal usage for this denomination, consequently it is unusually difficult, undercatalogued and seldom seen used, tied to piece by oval "Limassol" registry cancel, extremely well centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00
534 o 110 (102) 1923 £1 purple and black on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, quite scarce used, light double-ring "Nicosia" cds, perfectly centered -- scarce thus!, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $1,062.50
535 ** 114-23 (123-32) 1928 ¾pi-£1 K George V Fiftieth Anniversary set, wmkd Script CA, perf 12, cplt (10), OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750.00
536 * 125-35 (133-43) 1934 ¼pi-45pi K George V pictorials, wmkd Script CA, perf 12½, cplt (11), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $250.00
DOMINICA
537 * 1-3 (1-3) 1874 1d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, cplt (3), OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $1,281.25
538 o 1-3 (1-3) 1874 1d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, cplt (3), numeral "A 03" cancels, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
539 * 10 (10) 1882 ½(d) in black, on half of 1d violet Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, pair with perforations between, a very rare and undercatalogued mint stamp, seldom seen!, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,650.00
540 **/*/☐ 12 (11) 1882 ½(d) on half of 1d lilac Q Victoria, red provisional surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce block of six, OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $262.50
541 o 23 (25) 1888 6d orange Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce used, "A 07" grid cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $220.00
542 * 24 (26) 1890 1' dull magenta Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, perfectly centered--rare thus!, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
543 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, light "A 07" cancel, VF-S ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,500.00
544 S 25-34 var listed (27s-36s) 1903 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII overprinted "SPECIMEN", wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (10), OG,HR, F-VF N ...SG $225.00
545 * 25-34 (27-36) 1903 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (10), OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
546 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, well centered, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
547 o 35-49 (37-46, 51-53c) 1907-21 ½d-5' Roseau and K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt per Scott (15), lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $690.63
548 S 56-63 var listed (62s-70s) 1921-22 ½d-2'6 Roseau overprinted "SPECIMEN", wmkd Script CA, cplt (8), OG,HR, F-VF N ...SG $200.00
549 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, F-VF N ...Net Est $1,400.00
550 o 62 (69) 1922 2' purple and blue on blue Roseau from the Sea, wmkd Script CA sideways, perf 14, extremely elusive used as it saw very little postal usage before being replaced, vastly undercatalogued, perfectly centered, light "Dominica" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $525.00
EAST AFRICA AND UGANDA PROTECTORATE
551 o 1-13 (1-13) 1903-04 ½a-5R K Edward VII, wmkd CA or CC, perf 14, cplt (13) to the 5R, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,500.00
552 o 48c (52c) 1919 75¢ black K George V on emerald with olive back, wmkd MCA, bright color, with "Fort Portal" cds, an extremely rare and undercatalogued used stamp, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $375.00
EGYPT
553 o Egypt - Used in Saudi Arabia 22 var (31 var) 1872-75 1pi red Sphinx and Pyramid, with 1875 "GEDDA" cds, rare usage, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450.00
554 * 1d (1e) 1866 5pa grey Turkish Suzerainty, VARIETY - perf 13, very rare, unused, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
555 * 25b var (34w) 1872 5pi yellow-green Sphinx and Pyramid, perf 12½, VARIETY - wmk inverted, very well centered, rich fresh color, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
556 o 49 var (64bw) 1889 10p mauve Sphinx and Pyramid, wmkd Crescent and Star, VARIETY - wmk inverted, lightly canceled, color slightly affected, fine, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $90.00
557 * 78-91 (98-110) 1922 1m-200m Egyptian Pictorials overprinted SG Type 43 ("The Kingdom of Egypt"), perf 14, cplt (13) per Stanley Gibbons with both watermarks, undercatalogued, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $218.75
558 * 121-23 (141-43) 1926 5m-15m Inauguration of Port Fouad overprints, cplt (3), each signed "C.F. Hass", 15m also signed "ela" (Angeloglous), OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,406.25
559 * 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, each signed, OG, HR, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $3,125.00
560 o 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, lightly canceled, well centered, 50pi with Brandon certificate and signed Brun, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $2,125.00
561 P/** 155 var-58 var footnoted (178a-81a) 1929 5m-20m Crown Prince Farouk Ninth Birthday trial color proofs with black or brown centers (and clearer portraits), only 2000 sets issued, fresh, scarce, OG,NH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,400.00
562 * 224 (272) 1938 £1 sepia and green King Farouk's 18th Birthday, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $312.50
FALKLAND ISLANDS
563 * 1 (1) 1878 1d claret Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $937.50
564 * 2 (2) 1879 4d grey-black Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 14, 14½, scarce key value of the first issue, straight-edge at left (wing margin), the largest example of this scarce stamp we have ever seen!, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,750.00
565 * 16a (33) 1891 6d orange-yellow Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, 14½, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
566 * 22-29 (43//50) 1904-08 ½d-5' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (8), OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
567 * 30-40 (60-69, 67b) 1912-20 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, cplt (11), a select, hand-built, perfectly centered set, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,850.00
568 * 74 (136) 1933 5' black and yellow King Penguin, wmkd MCA, perf 12, only 6221 issued, well centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $1,187.50
569 * 74a (136a) 1933 (Apr) 5' black and yellow-orange King Penguin, wmkd MSCA, perf 12, certificate harshly states "slightly toned gum", the scarce shade from the later printing, OG, LH, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $4,062.50
570 ** 75 (137) 1933 10' black and chestnut Coat of Arms, wmkd MCA, perf 12, only 3688 issued, very well centered, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,100.00
571 S 76 var (138"s") 1933 £1 rose and black K George V Centenary high value perforated "SPECIMEN", wmkd MSCA, perf 12, one of the Empire's most beautiful and sought-after stamps, rarely seen or offered, vertical gum crease, part OG, F-VF app ...(PHOTO) SG $3,125.00
FIJI
572 * 24 (17) 1874 6¢ on 3d green Crown and CR surcharged with local "V.R." overprint (SG Type 5), scarce, OG,LH, fine, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $2,500.00
573 o 33 var (28c) 1876 1d grey-blue Cypher on wove paper with V.R. overprint (SG Type 8), VARIETY - void corner (R 2/1), perfectly centered, manuscript cancel, scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
574 * 34 var (29 var footnoted) 1876 2d on 3d green Royal Cypher with V.R. overprint SG Type 8, without the 2d surcharge, wove paper, fresh color OG,VLH, fine ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
575 * 59-69 (104-14) 1903 ½d-£1 K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 114, cplt (11), rich colors, a choice hand-picked, perfectly centered set, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,100.00
576 ** 69 (114) 1903 £1 grey-black and ultramarine K Edward VII, wmkd CA, well centered, perf 14, OG,NH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $900.00
GAMBIA
577 * 1a (1) 1869 4d brown Q Victoria embossed, unwmkd, imperf, four large margins, fresh, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $750.00
578 * 2 (3) 1869 6d deep blue Q Victoria embossed, unwmkd, imperf, full to large margins, OG,HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
579 * 3 (5) 1874 4d brown Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC, imperf, four margins, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500.00
580 * 3a (6) 1874 4d pale brown Q Victoria, wmkd CC, imperf, four margins, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
581 * 4 (8) 1874 6d blue Q Victoria embossed, wmk CC, imperf, four full margins, unused, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
582 * 4a (7) 1874 6d deep blue Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC, imperf, four margins, OG,VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $437.50
583 o 4a (7) 1874 6d deep blue Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC, imperf, four margins, red cds, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
584 * 4a var (7y) 1874 6d deep blue Q Victoria, VARIETY - wmk CC inverted and reversed, imperf, four margins, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,062.50
585 * 9a var footnoted (15B) 1880-81 4d brown Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC upright, perf 14, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
586 * 9 var footnoted (16Aw) 1880 4d pale brown Q Victoria, wmkd CC sideways, VARIETY - Crown to left of CC, perf 14, rare, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $687.50
587 * 9 var footnoted (16B) 1880 4d pale brown Q Victoria embossed, wmkd CC upright, perf 14, small hinge thin, part OG, f app ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
588 * 10 var footnoted (17A) 1880 6d deep blue Q Victoria, wmkd CC sideways, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
589 * 11a var footnoted (20A) 1880 1' deep green Q Victoria, wmkd CC sideways, perf 14, a key stamp of Gambia, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $812.50
590 * 57 var (80a) 1909 10d pale sage-green and carmine K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, VARIETY - dented frame ("Glover flaw"), a scarce and difficult variety, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $375.00
591 o 70-86, 70a-b, 71a-b, 74a, 75a-c, 76a-c, 80a, 81a (86-102, 86a-b, 87a-b, 90a, 91a-c, 92a-c, 96a, 97a) 1912-22 ½d-5' K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (30) with all Scott and Stanley Gibbons shades, very difficult to assemble and quite scarce used, rarely offered, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $511.81
592 * 71 var (87c) 1912 1d red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, VARIETY - split "A" in "Postage", a scarce and undercatalogued variety, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $225.00
593 o 86 (102) 1922 5' green and red on pale yellow K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, rare and undercatalogued used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
594 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, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $850.00
595 o 96 (117) 1922 4' black and red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, quite scarce and undercatalogued used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
596 */☐ 126 var (144a) 1935 3d brown and deep blue K George V Silver Jubilee, VARIETY - extra flagstaff (Plate "1", row 9 pos 1), in bottom-left corner sheet-margin block of 4, perfectly centered, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $257.50
GIBRALTAR
597 * 1-7 (1-7) 1886 ½d-1' Q Victoria of Bermuda overprinted "GIBRALTAR", wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (7), OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,500.00
598 o 4 var (4a) 1886 2½d ultramarine Q Victoria of Bermuda with scarce blue-black "GIBRALTAR" overprint, wmkd CA, perf 14, lightly canceled, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $187.50
599 * 8-14, 16-21 (8-14, 39-41, 43-45) 1886-98 ½d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (13) per Scott, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $952.50
600 o 8-14, 16-21, 14a (8-14, 39-45) 1886-98 ½d-1' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt per SG (14), used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $543.75
601 * 22-28 (15-21) 1889 5c on ½d-75c on 1' Q Victoria currency surcharges, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (7), an exceptional set, built from a large quantity of stamps, as choice a set as could be hoped for!, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500.00
602 * 25b (18b) 1889 25¢ on 2½d bright blue Q Victoria surcharged SG Type 6, VARIETY - broken "N" in "CENTIMOS" (row 10, pos 5 - only 2006 ptd), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
603 * 29-38 (22-33) 1889-96 5c-5p Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG,VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
604 o 29-38 (22-33) 1889-96 5c-5P Q Victoria, cplt (12), used including the exceptionally rare 20c olive-green, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750.00
605 o 31 (25) 1896 20c olive-green Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, very elusive and considerably undercatalogued used!, light "Gibraltar c" cds, well centered, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $375.00
606 * 39-48 (46-55) 1903 ½d-£1 K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), scarce, OG, LH, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $1,500.00
607 61 (63) 1908 4' deep purple and green K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, tied by registry cancel to piece, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
608 * 66-75 (76-85) 1912 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, cplt (10), bright colors, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
609 o 66-75 (76-85) 1912 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, cplt (10), light cancels, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $531.25
610 ** 75 (85) 1912 £1 dull purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG,NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $350.00
611 * 76-92 (89-107) 1921-29 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (17), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $812.50
612 * 90 (101) 1924 8' dull purple and green K George V, wmkd Script CA, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
613 o 90 (101) 1924 8' dull purple and green K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, undercatalogued, especially used, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,700.00
614 ** 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, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,000.00
GOLD COAST
615 * 1-3 (1-3) 1875 1d-6d Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, cplt (3), rare and seldom offered, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2,218.75
616 o 1-3 (1-3) 1875 1d-6d Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, cplt (3), well centered, light cds, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
617 * 2 (2) 1875 4d magenta Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, scarce, OG, VLH, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $593.75
618 * 4-8 (4-8) 1876-79 ½d-6d Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (5), scarce, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1,093.75
619 o 5 (5) 1876 1d blue Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, with scarce "ADDAH" oval seal cancel, small faults, F-VF app ...(PHOTO) Net Est $300.00
620 * 8 (8) 1876 6d orange Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $406.25
621 * 10 (9) 1883 ½d olive-yellow Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce mint, perfectly centered--scarce thus!, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
622 o 15 (14) 1891 2½d ultramarine and orange Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with a magnificent centered strike of "LIVERPOOL SHIP" cds, very scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $260.00
623 o 17 (16) 1885 4d deep mauve Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with rare full "Central Office" (without date) cancel, in use for only part of 1889, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $525.00
624 o 18 (17) 1889 6d orange Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with "Clearing House" (no code) cds, very scarce, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $800.00
625 o 19 (18a) 1888 1' bright mauve Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with "Cape Coast 'P'" cds (probably for parcels), very rare, we have recorded only three strikes, one of which was in the Ashanti collection, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,000.00
626 o 24 (24) 1889 20' green and red Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, they were withdrawn from sale in April 1893, only two certified and correctly used examples are known, on the basis of this stamp Col. Danson won a Gold Medal for his Gold Coast collection at the London International Exhibition in 1960, sold previously by us to the fabulous used "Nashville" collection, an irreplaceable used rarity!, unpriced used in Scott, perfectly centered, black oval "Accra" grid cancel, F-VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $35,000.00
627 * 26-35 (26-34) 1898-1902 ½d-10' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10), undercatalogued mint as an unusually large percentage of the top values (5'-10') were postally used, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500.00
628 o 27 (27) 1898 1d dull mauve and rose Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with manuscript "Yabum N.T. 11/11/99" cancel, same date and denomination as the example in the Ashanti collection and is the only other example of this rarity we have seen!, some faults, VG ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,250.00
629 o 28 (27b) 1902 2d dull mauve and orange-red Q Victoria, extremely rare used (in use for only 3 months), light Accra cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $475.00
630 * 37a var footnoted (36a var) 1901 1d on 6d dull mauve and violet Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, surcharge ERROR - "O" in "ONE" omitted, very rare, first state of the variety, in vertical pair with normal, OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $700.00
631 * 38-48 (38-48) 1902 ½d-20' K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,000.00
632 o / ▲ 38-48 (38-48) 1902 ½d-20' K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), rare and undercatalogued used (the 10' being much rarer than the 20'!), a magnificent, perfectly centered set, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,250.00
633 o 47 (47) 1902 10' green and brown K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarcer used, by far, than the 20' and as such undercatalogued and not often seen, light cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $400.00
634 o 48 (48) 1902 20' purple and black on red K Edward VII, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce used, lightly canceled, perfectly centered!, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $281.25
635 o 55 (57) 1906 2'6d green and yellow K Edward VII on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, scarce used high value from the later printing, light cancel, well centered, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $600.00
636 o 56-65 (59-68) 1907-13 ½d-5' K Edward VII, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (10), quite scarce and undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2,000.00
637 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, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450.00
638 o 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, light "Victoriaborgh" cds, signed, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1,550.00
639 * 69-80 (71-84) 1913-21 ½d-20' K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $343.75
640 * 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,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $850.00
641 * 76a (80b) 1921 2' purple and blue on blue K George V Die II, wmkd MCA, a scarce and undervalued stamp (most were used), fresh with good color, OG, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450.00
642 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, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00
643 ** 80 (84) 1916 20' purple and black on red K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG,NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $425.00
644 ** 94a (100a) 1924 15' dull purple and green K George V, Die II, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, fresh color, perfectly centered, OG,NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $350.00
645 o 94a (100a) 1924 15' dull purple and green K George V, Die II, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, very rare and undercatalogued used!, choice "Accra" oval registry cancel, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $160.00
646 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 color photocopy of Brandon certificate for the strip of three that this is from (the right-hand example), VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $6,750.00
647 o J1 (D1) 1923 ½d black Postage Due, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, extremely scarce and significantly undercatalogued used, with light "Seconde" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675.00



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