September 2013 Auction Series – 23/9/2013 – 2/10/2013

18 lots
Lot 70993
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
Group of seven 1 piastre essays perf. 15 x 12 1/2 by Penasson, in red, blue and additional blue with imperf. at top, plus blue block of four imperf between,…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 70994
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
Group of six imperforate essays by Penasson with no value or inscription, very fine & scarce
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 70996
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
5pa Dull Brown and 10pa Mauve, perf.12 1/2x 13 1/3 in mint og blocks of four, fine and fresh (NP $250)
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 70997
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1874 (Jan 17) “Le Nil” newspaper piece franked with 1872 5pa brown tied by Alexandria cds, paying the single local newspaper rate, fine & extremely rare Note:…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 70998
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872 10pa mauve, specialised group mounted & beautifully written up on five album pages, mint and used, with shades for each perf. variation, as well as…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 70999
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1874 (May 17) Printed lettersheet from Alexandria to Mansura with 1872 10pa perf.12 1/2 x 13 1/3 tied by Alexandria cds, couple of small faults due to…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 71000
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
10pa Pale lilac, 12 1/2 x 13 1/2, mint block of 15, central stamp on bottom row shows ‘blotch on pyramid” from position 156, fresh, very fine and attractive…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 71001
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
10pa Pale lilac, 13 1/3, mint block of 20, some separations, fresh, very fine and attractive multiple
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 71002
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
20pa Blue, perf. 12 1/2 x 13 1/3, mint block of four, tone spot, fresh, very fine & a scarce multiple
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 71003
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
20pa Blue in mint og block of 10, patches of gum toning slightly showing through and a little perf. reinforcement, a scarce multiple (NP $750 for block…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 71004
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872 & 1874 1pi used selection, with 40 of the lithograph issue (all ex Gilbert) and 109 of the typograph (all ex Byam), with a range of shades, useful…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 71005
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1878 (Jan 28) Cover from the Suez Canal Co. in Paris to Ismailia franked with French 40c Ceres yellow vertical pair tied by dotted star cancels, franked…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 71006
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
EARLY USE OF THE THIRD ISSUE 1872 (Jan 31) Cover from Suez to Cairo with 1872 1pi red perf.13 1/3 tied by Suez cds (Smith type III-2) with very scarce…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 71007
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1873 (May 22) Envelope sent registered from Zefta to Samanud with 1872 2pi yellow perf.12 1/2 x 13 1/3 and 1pi red perf.12 1/2 x 13 1/3 tied by Zefta cds,…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 71008
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
STUNNING 5-COLOUR FRANKING TO ENGLAND 1874 (May 17) Envelope from Cairo to England with 5pa brown, two 10pa dull lilac, 20pa blue, 1pi red and 2pi yellow…
Estimate: 12’000 EUR
Lot 71009
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872-74 2 1/2pi violet, 1st and 2nd printing, mint and used group, with the different perf. variations, inverted wmks, plate varieties and a Spiro forgery…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 71010
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1874 (Jan 4) Convention mail envelope (opened on three sides) Cairo to Milan, Italy with 1872 2 1/2pi perf.12 1/2 x 13 1/3 tied by Cairo cds, Alexandria…
Estimate: 260 EUR
Lot 71011
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872 5pi green perf.13 1/3, mint, showing plate flaw “split top frame”, cert. Hass & used single showing plate flaw “white dot” top right just below the…
Estimate: 160 EUR