Ottoman Empire / Turkey

31 lots
Lot 10010
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, attractive & valuable assembly of six unused singles in three different shades from light to dark, all with red band at top or bottom,…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10011
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at top, unused with large part gum, bottom marginal single, very fine to superb (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV03)
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10012
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at bottom, unused with part gum, right marginal single (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV03)
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10013
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at top, unused single showing “dot on line at the bottom” plate marking
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10014
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
THE KUYAS STRIP OF FIVE 2pi black on blue, red band at top, used horizontal bottom left corner marginal STRIP OF FIVE, very fine and extremely rare The…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10015
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, attractive selection of cancels on six singles & two pairs, showing battal, dot & line, plus two types of Deraliye cancels, mixed to…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10016
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at top & bottom, used left marginal vertical pair, bottom single with horizontal crease, a rarity as only very few are recorded…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10017
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, attractive & valuable assembly of thirteen used singles, four with red bands at bottom, five with red bands at top & four showing red…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10018
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at bottom, used horizontal pair showing unusual pre-printing paper fold variety (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV02 variety)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10019
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, partial red control band at bottom, used left marginal horizontal pair (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV03)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10020
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at top, used left marginal horizontal pair (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV04)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10021
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue, red band at top, used right marginal horizontal pair (Isfila Specialised No. 1 PV04)
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10022
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
2pi black on blue & Third Printing 1pi, both neatly tied by blue dotted battal cancel (Brandt Type II/1) on 1864 folded entire (correspondence in Greek)…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10024
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose (shades), four unused singles in four different shades from light to dark in each case, all with blue bands at top or bottom, unusual…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10025
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
THE LARGEST UNUSED MULTIPLE 5pi black on rose, mint horizontal top marginal pair, left stamp showing top right marginal repair, still an extremely rare…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Lot 10026
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue band at top, unused bottom marginal single, very fine (Isfila Specialised No. 2 PV03)
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10027
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, red band at bottom, used horizontal STRIP OF THREE, with dot & line cancels, very fine & extremely rare used multiple (Isfila Specialised…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
Lot 10028
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose & red, attractive selection of cancels on nine singles & one pair, showing battal, dot & line, plus rare markings of Filibe, Deraliye…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10029
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, central blue band, used vertical, showing plate flaw top left. (Isfila Specialised No. 2 BE108) Very fine & rare vertical pair, apparently…
Estimate: 1’800 EUR
Lot 10031
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue control band at top, used horizontal pair cancelled by dot & line cancel, showing “YES” instead of “BES” printing flaw at right,…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10032
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue control band at top, showing plate flaw bottom right corner, used with dot & line cancel, very fine (Isfila Specialised No. 2 BE141)
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10033
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue control band at bottom, showing plate flaw top right (Isfila BE141), used, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10034
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue control band at bottom, showing plate flaw at top, used, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10035
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue band at top, used bottom sheet marginal, very fine, proving that there was no tete-beche positions on the first issue
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10036
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, red band at top, used with dot & line cancel, bottom marginal, very fine (Isfila Specialised No. 2 BV32)
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10037
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue control band at top, single tied by clear strike of the dotted town name cancel in blue of Monastir (Brandt Type IIB/8), on envelope…
Estimate: 20’000 EUR
Lot 10038
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, three singles with two having blue control band at bottom, and one on the top, all tied by dot & line cancels, on reverse of 1864 folded…
Estimate: 12’000 EUR
Lot 10039
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, red bands at top, horizontal pair, tied black “battal”, on 1864 Military envelope from Tirhala in Greece to Deraliye (Constantinople),…
Estimate: 8’000 EUR
Lot 10040
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
THE SECOND LARGEST USED MULTIPLE RECORDED 5pi black on rose, blue control band at top, used horizontal left marginal STRIP OF FOUR tied on fragment…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Lot 10041
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, red band at bottom, tied on small fragment by dot & line cancel, very fine (Isfila Specialised No. 2 PV32)
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10042
Turkey » Tughra Issue » 1863-65 1st Printing: Narrow Spaced, Thin Paper
5pi black on rose, blue band top, plus Third Issue 1pi, both tied by dotted Arabic cancel of FILIBE (Brandt Type IIB/4), on entire from Filibe, Bulgaria…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR