December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

30 lots
Lot 30572
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1701 Entire to Italy with Larnaca manuscript dateline, some disinfection staining top left probably from vinegar or funigation
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30573
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1773 Entire from the Turkish Governor of Cyprus in Nicosia to the Consul of Venice in Larnaca, endorsed “8642” (“Beduh”) in Turkish for safe travel, fine,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30574
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1789 Entire from Limassol to Tuzla, endorsed “8642” (Beduh) for good luck, fine and scarce
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30575
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1791 Entire from Nicosia to the Venetian Consul in Larnaca, intact wax seal on reverse, fine, ex “Zephyr” (DF Nov 2003)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30576
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1832 Entire from the Austrian Consul in Larnaca (with virtually complete red wax seal on reverse) to the Neapolitan Consul in Livorno, fumigated at the…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30577
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1832 Lettersheet from Larnaca to Italy, fumigated at San Rocco quarantine station with crisp “LAZZERETTO SAN / ROCCO DI LIVORNO” hs on reverse, fine and…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30578
Cyprus » The Ottoman Empire 1571-1878
1838-69, Collection of 15 stampless covers from Consulates in Cyprus with the consular cachets on the reverse, incl. French, Greek, Austrian, Swedish,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30579
Cyprus » Austrian Offices
1857-67, Group of 3 stampless covers to Trieste, one showing Larnaca two-line ds in black (ex Zephyr) and other two with “Larnacca di Cipro” cds (one rated…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30580
Cyprus » Overprinted Stamps of Great Britain
1880 1/2d Rose PLATE 19 mint part og, imperf. margin at right trimmed, fine and fresh example of this rare plate (SG £5’000)
Estimate: 900 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30581
Cyprus » Overprinted Stamps of Great Britain
1880 1d Red pl.217 in right marginal mint block of six, usual gum crazing, a few tone spots, a fine multiple
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30582
Cyprus » Overprinted Stamps of Great Britain
1881 1/2d (13mm) on 1d pl.205 with double surcharge mint large part og, gum wrinkles, un-inked patch just above the lower overprint, oxidised colour as…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30583
Cyprus » Overprinted Stamps of Great Britain
1881 1/2d (13mm) on 1d pl.215 with double surcharge mint part og, two bent corner perfs and short perfs at right, usual colour oxidisation, fine appearance,…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 30584
Cyprus » Overprinted Stamps of Great Britain
1881 30pa on 1d pl.220 with double surcharge (one inverted) mint small part og, some gum wrinkles, minor soiling and usual colour oxidisation, fine appearance,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30585
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1882-89 1/2pi Emerald-Green with Limassol squared circle ds, couple of faint horizontal bends not noticeable from the front and a couple of faint toned…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30586
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1882-1886 Surcharge group incl. forged “spur on 1” surch. on SG23, genuine “spur on 1” on SG25 mint part og, forged “spur on 1” in SG 25 used, mint SG27,…
Estimate: 100 – 200 GBP
Lot 30587
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1886 AR form (using British form printed in March 1879) for letter sent within Nicosia containing delivery & dispatch details, bearing QV 2pi tied by superb…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’200 GBP
Lot 30588
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1886 Wmk Crown CC 1/2 on 1/2pi (fractions 8mm apart) with “small 1 at right” variety, Laranca squared cirlce ds, washed colour as often the case with this…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30589
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1886 Wmk Crown CA 1/2 on 19pi (fractions 8mm apart) with large “1” at left variety, Nicosia squared circle leaving variety clear, very fine (SG £275)
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 30590
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1894 2pi dark blue registered envelope, used internally from Papho to Nicosia, with additional franking of QV 1/2pi and 2pi each cancelled by ‘981’ barred…
Estimate: 1’700 – 1’900 GBP
Lot 30591
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1894-96 1/2pi to 45pi mint set of 12, the 1pi with surface marks and 18pi with paper adherence, o/w fine to very fine (SG £250)
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30592
Cyprus » Queen Victoria Keyplate Issues
1897 Envelope from Polymedia to Scotland via Limassol bearing QV 2pi tied by cds, fine and scarce
Estimate: 600 – 700 GBP
Lot 30593
Cyprus » King Edward VII Issues
1904-10 VARIETIES group incl. broken top left triangle on used 5pa, 10pa (2), 1/2pi, 30pa, 1pi, 2pi and 18pi (tiny surface rubs), the same variety in mint…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30594
Cyprus » King George V Issues
1920ca. Picture postcard of the Monastery at Kykkos, locally used, bearing 10pa tied by a fine strike of the rare “R.P.O. ‘5’ CYPRUS” canceller, a very…
Estimate: 900 – 1’100 GBP
Lot 30595
Cyprus » King George VI Issues Onwards
1960 Airmail cover franked QE II 3d postmarked FIELD POST OFFICE 123 21.10.60 (Akrotiri) addressed to Ireland, at back senders name, Akrotiri, R.A.F.,…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30596
Cyprus » Collections
LIMASSOL: Collection of “975” numerals incl. GB used abroad 1870 1/2d pl.13, 1864-79 1d pl.159, 1876-79 2 1/2d pl.12 & 14 (2), Cyprus issues incl. 1880…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30597
Cyprus » Collections
PAPHOS: Collection of “981” numerals incl. 1880 1/2d pl.15, 1d pl.181, 1882 1/2 on 1/2pi, etc., through to KGV, mixed condition (24)
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30598
Cyprus » Collections
POLYMEDIA CAMP: Collection of “D47” numerals on 18 stamps incl. GB 1d red (looks like the 4-bar GB numeral and not Cyprus), 1881 30pa on 1d pl.217, 1881…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30599
Cyprus » Collections
1880-94, Mint/unused collection incl. 1880 GB ovpt 1/2d pl.12 & 15 (3, 1 unused), 1d pl.218, Surface Printed set of 4 (6d thin, 1s toned), 1881 wmk CC…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30600
Cyprus » Collections
1881-96, Mint & used selection incl. 1881 Wmk CC 6pi olive-grey with crisp Nicosia squared circle ds, very fine, 1882-86 Wmk CA mint (30pa with crease,…
Estimate: 260 – 340 GBP
Lot 30601
Cyprus » Collections
1912-50, Mint & used collection on album pages incl. 1912-15 set of 11 used, 1924-28 mint set of 21 to £1, 1928 mint and used sets, 1934 mint & used sets,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP