December 2017 Jubilee Auction – British Empire (GBP) – 7/12/2017 – 8/12/2017

Lot 80131
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 De La Rue imperforate Imprimaturs on unwatermarked paper, 1d corner pair with Current Number 145, 2d corner pair with Current Number 146, 6d green…
Schätzung: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 80132
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 De La Rue imperforate Imprimaturs on unwatermarked paper, 1d, 2d, 4d (marginal with streaky gum), 6d green pair and 1s buff (crease), all fresh,…
Schätzung: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 80133
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 De La Rue set of archive Die Proofs, six values 1d to 1s, in black on glazed card. These probably emanate from the printers‘ record books supplied…
Schätzung: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 80134
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 De La Rue no watermark 1d brown, paying the military concession rate on Soldier’s Letter, cover correctly countersigned by officer commanding the…
Schätzung: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 80135
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 De La Rue no watermark 2d blue strip of three tied B53 ovals to cover to England paid „via Southampton“ but sent by private vessel with red „Ship…
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80136
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 No watermark 6d block of four mint with original gum, two small gum tones on reverse, scarce multiple (SG £1’600) Provenance: Kanai 1993
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80137
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-77, Lot of CANCELLED ovpt remainders in singles and multiples on 2 pages, incl. 1876 unissued 1/2d on 9d red ovpt in strip of four and single, 1872…
Schätzung: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 80138
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1860-63 De La Rue no watermark 9d dull purple together with Crown CC 1s blue used on folded cover Mauritius MY 5 71 „p Steamer“ to Portugal, Lisbon arrival…
Schätzung: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 80139
Mauritius » Later Issues
1860-63 No watermark 1s green unused with part original gum, exceptional centring, minor adhesion on reverse, rare (SG £900)
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80140
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC imperforate Imprimaturs on watermarked paper in blocks of four, 1d pale brown lower marginal with Plate no 1, 1d deep brown, 4d rose marginal,…
Schätzung: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Lot 80141
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 1d brown, 6d violet, 6d blue green, 9d yellow green, 1s orange and 5s mauve, imperforate imprimaturs on watermarked gummed paper in near-issued…
Schätzung: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 80142
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC good mint range with 1d (all three) and two blocks of four, 2d (both) and blocks of four and six, 2d watermark inverted, 3d (both) plus…
Schätzung: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 80144
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 De La Rue imperforate Plate Proofs on glazed paper, no watermark, 1d brown, 2d bright blue, 4d deep rose, 6d deep blue green, 10d deep maroon,…
Schätzung: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 80145
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC 1d brown, paying the military concession rate on Soldier’s Letter, neat small cover correctly countersigned by colonel commanding the…
Schätzung: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 80146
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1863-72 Crown CC 1d brown pair and four singles used on folded letter Port Louis to Melbourne, tied large B53 numerals, Mauritius despatch SP 23 76 and…
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80147
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1863-72 CC 1d brown pair with 6d blue-green, used together on folded letter Port Louis JA 7 76 to Marseille, neatly tied B53 numerals, red v Suez French…
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80148
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 1d, 2d, 4d, 6d, 10d and 1s, imperforate on glazed paper in near-issued colours ovpt CANCELLED, special printing by De La Rue for the 1872 South…
Schätzung: 500 – 500 GBP
Lot 80150
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1863-72 De La Rue coloured Die Proofs on glazed card, stamp size with SPECIMEN overprint, set of 9 values 1d to 5s, very fresh and in close to issued colours,…
Schätzung: 1’200 – 1’800 GBP
Lot 80151
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC 2d pale blue, error imperforate, pair with full margins and light B53 numerals, extremely rare as a used pair, very fine (SG £2’000) Provenance:…
Schätzung: 600 – 900 GBP
Lot 80152
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC 4d rose pair used with 6d yellow green on folded cover to Saigon, Cochinchina „via Galle“, stamps cancelled small B53 numerals, red „10d“…
Schätzung: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 80153
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1863-72 Crown CC 4d rose used with 6d yellow green and 1s yellow on folded cover to Saigon „via Aden“, stamps cancelled small B53 numerals, Mauritius despatch…
Schätzung: 400 – 700 GBP
Lot 80154
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 CC 6d dull violet, a mint block of 6 from left of pane, fresh colour, original brown streaky gum, some spots on reverse, fine and a rare multiple…
Schätzung: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 80155
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 CC 9d yellow-green, exceptional corner block of twelve with marginal inscription POSTAGE NINE PENCE, practically full brown streaky original gum,…
Schätzung: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 80156
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 CC 9d yellow-green, exceptional corner strip of six with Current Number 143 in top marginal, full streaky original gum, minor crease on one, stamps…
Schätzung: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 80157
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC 10d, Die Proof in black on glazed card, dated „July 18 1872“ and BEFORE HARDENING; very fine.
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80159
Mauritius » Later Issues
1876 Surcharged HALFPENNY in red on 9d dull purple, prepared for use but not issued, fresh mint with most original gum, small thin (noted on RPS cert….
Schätzung: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 80160
Mauritius » Later Issues
1877 Surcharges mint with 1s on 5s, 1d on 4d marginal strip of 6 with inscription plus lower marginal block of twelve with plate no. 1, 1878 new currency…
Schätzung: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 80161
Mauritius » Later Issues
1878 8c on 2d, used with a pair of 1883 16c DLR surcharge on 17c, tied to 1885 registered cover to Edinburgh by large B53 numerals, endorsed by the French…
Schätzung: 120 – 160 GBP
Lot 80162
Mauritius » Later Issues
1878 Surcharged 50 CENTS on 1s, essay surcharge on 1s orange instead of the issued green, a fresh mint corner block of four with part marginal inscription,…
Schätzung: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 80163
Mauritius » Later Issues
1878 surcharged 2r50 on 5s full counter pane of sixty with sheet margins and inscription very fresh mint (all but two unmounted), small spot of reverse…
Schätzung: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 80164
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883 De La Rue Appendix sheet with proposed colours for the 1883 issue, using examples of existing 1880 issue or imperforate proofs (8c, 13c, 38c, 50c,…
Schätzung: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 80165
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1879-80 New Currency, die proofs in black on glazed card of 4c Nov 23 1877, 8c Nov 9 1877 and another Nov 14 1877 AFTER HARDENING, 13c BEFORE HARDENING…
Schätzung: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 80166
Mauritius » Later Issues
1879-80 New Currency 4c orange, brilliant mint corner block of 42, mostly unmounted, few small spots of gum toning, a rare multiple (SG £2’730 as singles)
Schätzung: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 80167
Mauritius » Later Issues
1879-80 New Currency 25c olive-yellow mint block of six from right of pane, well centred and fresh, some hinge reinforcing and small spot in margin, a…
Schätzung: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 80168
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883-94 Die Proofs in black on glazed card, 1c BEFORE HARDENING 21 Mar 93 superb, 15c 12 OCT 92 with handpainted „15 CENTS“ very fine (stain on reverse),…
Schätzung: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 80169
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883-94 1c to 50c, 7 values ovpt SPECIMEN mint, some adhesions, mostly fine and a rare set (SG £750)
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80170
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883-94 25c olive-yellow, used on 8c grey p.s. envelope registered to Switzerland, tied JY 21 95 cds, first day of the Advice of Receipt service and showing…
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80171
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883 Surcharged 16c on 17c rose, error surcharge double, used with light B53 numeral, fine and a rare stamp (SG £2’750) Provenance: Dale-Lichtenstein…
Schätzung: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 80172
Mauritius » Later Issues
1883 Surcharged 16c on 17c rose, a block of four showing narrow and wide surcharge se-tenant (two pairs), fresh mint with some hinge remainder, left pair…
Schätzung: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 80173
Mauritius » Later Issues
1886 Local Surcharge 2c on 38c bright purple, error surcharge inverted, fine mint, small hinge remainder, a rare stamp (SG £1’200) Expertise: Cert. RPS…
Schätzung: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 80174
Mauritius » Later Issues
1887-1902 range of handstamped SPECIMEN (Samuel NA-2) on pieces of archive pages, from The Natal Post Office record, including 1887 2c on 13c, 1891 2c…
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80175
Mauritius » Later Issues
1891 Surcharged locally 2c on 17c rose, a brilliant mint block of four, lower pair unmounted, scarce (SG £560 as singles)
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80176
Mauritius » Later Issues
1891 Surcharged locally 2c on 17c rose, error surcharge inverted, mint with original gum, some overprinting ink on surface, scarce (SG £550) Expertise:…
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 80177
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1891 Surcharged 2c on 36c on 9d pale violet, error surcharge double, fine and fresh mint (SG £800)
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80178
Mauritius » Later Issues
1891 Surcharged 2c on 36c on 9d, error surcharge double, once inverted, a fresh mint pair from left of pane, scarce multiple (SG £380)
Schätzung: 100 – 120 GBP
Lot 80179
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1891 Surcharged 2c on 338c bright purple, error surcharge double, one inverted, block of four from right of pane, used with light B53 numerals, a rare…
Schätzung: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 80180
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1893 Surcharged by De La Rue ONE CENT on 2c pale violet, imperforate proof with sheet margin at foot, affixed to small piece of appendix sheet and initialled,…
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80181
Mauritius » Later Issues
1898 Jubilee Master Die Proof in black on glazed card BEFORE HARDENING, dated 9 DEC 97 and „60 set“, very fine
Schätzung: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 80182
Mauritius » Later Issues
1899 Surcharged 6c on 18c, error surcharge inverted, fine mint, gum a little browned overall, rare mint (SG £700)
Schätzung: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 80183
Mauritius » Later Issues
1899 Surcharge issue group incl. 6c on 18c with inverted surch. used (cert. Brandon), 6c on 18c strip of three with ULTRAMAR specimen ovpt with gum, plus…
Schätzung: 150 – 200 GBP