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

Lot 20075
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type D, good to large margins, diagonal crease otherwise fine & scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20076
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type B, good to large margins, very fine & scarce, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20077
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One kran yellow, imperforate, unused, type A, large even margins, very fine & scarce (Persiphila $1’500), signed Sadri
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20078
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type B, good to large margins, ink on reverse showing though at foot, scarce, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20079
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 1 Shahi to 8 shahis, rouletted on one side, mint or unused, complete set of all four values from all for settings A to D, mint, fresh, fine to very…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20082
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One shahi to eight shahis, complete unused or mint set of for, a fine & scarce set, all signed Sadri
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20084
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875-76 Narrow Spacing (SG 14) (Persiphila 10)
1875-76 Four shahis dull red, used, two complete sets on thin and thick paper, showing all four types, plus three unused types A, B & C, a few with faults,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20087
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One Shahi, imperforate, unused vertical strip of three from setting 1 positions CBD, close to good margins, position B creased, fine and a scarce…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20088
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One Shahi, imperforate, unused vertical strip of three from setting 2 positions ACB, cut into, position B creased and thinned, fine and a scarce strip…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20089
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, vertical strip of three, setting 1 – CBD, unused, thinned and horiz. crease, close to good margins, a scarce strip, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20093
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One Shahi & Two shahis black, imperforates, selection of unused and used, showing 1sh. usused and used from all four settings, plus 2sh. unused show…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20094
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 1 Shahi black, complete imperforate vertical sheet of four, unused, setting 2 (ACDB), bottom stamp creased, very fine and a rare setting (Persiphila…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 20095
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
2sh black, selection of five unused singles, with all four types present, usual small faults, generally fresh and a very fine group, all neatly mounted…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20096
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 Two Shahis, imperforate, unused vertical TETE-BECHE pair, positions BC, position B slight nick at left, fine and a rare pair (Persiphila $8’000+),…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20097
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One shahi gray black, attractive group of seven blocks of 4, showing different settings and shades, plus 16 unused and 5 used singles, fine to very…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20098
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Shahi black, imperforate, unused & used selection neatly mounted written up on five album pages, showing mostly unused sheetlets in blocks of four…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20101
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One shahi black, attractive unused assembly of eleven singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila $550)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20103
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1sh. black, setting III types BC/AD, unused sheet of four, very fine
Estimate: 180 – 240 EUR
Lot 20104
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1sh. black, setting IV types CD/AB, unused sheet of four, rounded corner BL, slightly toned, fine
Estimate: 180 – 240 EUR
Lot 20106
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, an unused block of four from setting 3 – BC/AD, fine, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20108
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, a mint block of four from setting 4 – CD/AB, fine, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20109
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, a mint block of four from setting 4 – CD/AB, one with thin spot, fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20110
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, an unused block of four from setting 5 – DA/BC, fine, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20111
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
2sh blue, selection of ten unused and used, with singles and one used pair, with an array of different shades from all four types, some usual faults, generally…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20113
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 2 Shahis blue, selection of eight unused singles, showing reconstruction of setting BD/AC, plus an array of different shades from all four types,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20116
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
4sh dull red, selection of four unused or used singles, each with the following varieties “printed both side, same directions” from types A and C, “printed…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 20117
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1kr carmine, on white paper, selection of four unused singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, some usual faults, generally fresh, a very…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 20118
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One kran, imperforate, specialised range of used, mostly singles but including three pairs, showing types, shades with carmine, dark carmine, lake…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20133
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1kr carmine, on white paper, selection of nine unused or used singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, plus varieties printed on “pelure…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 20134
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran red bronze on YELLOW PAPER, type B, unused with close to large margins, very fine & extremely rare, apparently one of only three known from…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 20136
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans, imperforate, used a complete sheet in a block of four, setting 7 positions DB/CA, very large even margins, superb central TEHERAN cds,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20137
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans, imperforate, used a complete sheet in a block of four, setting 6 positions DB/AC, clear to good margins, two superb central SCHIRAS/2.7 cds,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20148
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 4 krans bronze yellow, unused, Type D, close to large margins, very fine for this extremely rare shade which shows specks of bronze in the ink mixture…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20152
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One Shahis to Four krans, imperforate, unused & used selection neatly mounted written up on five album pages, showing all values well represented,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20155
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1877 Official Reprints (Persiphila 24-25)
1877 One shahi black, setting 1a – ABCB, unused sheetlet of four, very large even margins, central thin, still very fine & a rare sheetlet, cert. Persiphila…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20156
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1877 Official Reprints (Persiphila 24-25)
1877 Four shahis red-orange, complete sheetlet of three, setting 1 – ADC, usual large margins, very fine and scarce (Persiphila $3’500+), cert. Persiphila
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20157
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1877 Official Reprints (Persiphila 24-25)
1877 Four shahis red-orange, complete sheetlet of four, setting 2 – ADCB, touched to large margins, top left small tear, very fine and scarce (Persiphila…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20159
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Krans carmine on white paper, attractive assembly of unused (4) and used (44), showing all four type, with some useful shades, printing error etc.,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20168
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Kran carmine on yellow paper, Type D, unused, good even margins, very fine and rare (Persiphila $5’000+), signed Heddergott, cert. Sadri
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20169
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Kran carmine on saffron dipped yellow paper, Type A, unused, good to large even margins, very fine for this extremely paper variety (Persiphila…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20175
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Kran bronze red on yellow paper, Type C, unused, good to very large margins, fresh, very fine and extremely rare, one of only four recorded example…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 20185
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878 (Feb) (SG 36) (Persiphila 29)
1878 4 Krans, attractive assembly of unused (4) and used (20), showing all four type, with shades, cancels and printing varieties, mostly with good to…
Estimate: 600 – 900 EUR
Lot 20187
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 5 Krans purple, attractive assembly of unused (4) and used (11), showing all four type, with some useful shades and cancels etc., mostly with good…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20188
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 Five krans purple, type B, unused, good to large margins, slightly thin, scarce, cert. Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20195
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 Five krans purple, type A, unused, fine & scarce, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $2’500)
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20196
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
5kr purple black, type D, unused, good to large even margins, slight thin at top, scarce, cert. Sadri (Persiphila $2’500)
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20198
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 5 Krans purple, unused complete sheetlet of four, setting AD/CB, very large margins, thinned in margin only, a rare multiple (4) (Persiphila $8’500+),…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20200
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 5 Krans gold, unused, type A, variety printed on granite paper with irregular thickness, a fine and rare shade (Persiphila $8’500+), some with…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20222
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Five Kran Stamps (SG 40-43) (Persiphila 30-37)
1878-79 5 Krans deep copper bronze red, Type A, unused, clear to good margins, tony nick at left, a very fine and an extremely rare shade (Persiphila $35’000),…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 20257
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1879-80 5 Kran imperforate pair with background inverted, THE ONLY PAIR RECORDED, certificate, plus two 5 Kran perforated with background inverted, unused…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR