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

1170 lots
Lot 10037
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 Inauguration of Port Fouad, complete set of four values, mint, plus 50pi unused from position 17, unused showing blind perforation variety and plate…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10043
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1927 Statistical Congress, two different 5m hand-drawn pencil design, one approaching the issued design, on perforated card, a very fine and unique pair…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10069
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1933 International Aviation Congress, complete set of five, in mint blocks of four, 20m block showing on value with “1925” for “1929” error on the aeroplane,…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10145
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1946 Anniversary of First Postage and the First Philatelic Exhibition, 17 + 17m brown, mint IMPERFORATE bottom left corner marginal plate block of four,…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10193
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1951 International Cotton Congress, 10m olive-green, mint hr imperforate bottom right corner marginal plate number single, numbered A/51 in Roman & Arabic…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 20002
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essays: An attractive unused group of part reconstructed sheets showing all for colours, and all four values and all four types, with singles,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20003
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essays: One shahi unused vertical gutter tête-bêche pair, position 1 & 5, very fine and rare, cert. Sadri (2013)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20004
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essays: 1s & 2s in vertical tête-bêche gutter strip of four, mint og, minor gum creasing and the odd short perf.
Estimate: 260 – 300 EUR
Lot 20012
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
Small Format Lion Label: Orange, imperforated on thick gummed paper, unused, scarce, cert. Persiphila
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20013
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
Small Format Lions Label in green mint part original gum, some faults, signed Sadri
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20017
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1868-70 One shahi lilac, type III, unused, showing DOUBLE PRINT of Lion only, very fine and an extremely rare variety, apparently unique, an exhibition…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’200 EUR
Lot 20020
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1868-70 One shahi grey, type IV, unused, error of colour, very fine and an extremely rare error, cert. Sadri (Persiphila $20’000)
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’200 EUR
Lot 20033
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1868-70 Eight shahis pale carmine, unused, close to clear margins, showing vertically LAID PAPER, very fine and extremely rare, apparently only a few examples…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20034
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1868-70 Eight shahis pale carmine, unused, good to large even margins, showing vertically LAID PAPER, very fine and extremely rare, apparently only a few…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20042
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1868-70 Eight shahis reddish orange, selection of eighteen unused singles, showing a fine array of shades and paper varieties with medium and thick papers,…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 20049
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One shahi black, knife roulettes, selection of unused and used, showing mint strip of four sheetlet, from settings ABCD, plus four mint singles and…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20050
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One shahi black, types B, mint, good to large margins, fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $375)
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20056
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One shahi black, roulette, mint with original gum, a complete horizontal sheet of four, setting 1 (ABCD), a couple of tiny pinholes, fine and scarce…
Estimate: 700 – 800 EUR
Lot 20057
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Two shahis blue, knife roulettes, selection of unused and used, showing mint strip of four sheetlet, from setting ABCD, plus three unused singles,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20058
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Two shahis blue, attractive unused and used assembly of fifteen singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20063
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Two shahis cobalt blue, rouletted, mint nh complete strip of four from setting ABCD, very fine and exceptionally rare (Persiphila $3’000), signed…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20064
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Four Shahis orange-red, knife roulettes, selection of unused and used, showing mint strip of four sheetlet, from setting ABCD, plus fourteen used…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20065
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Four shahis orange red, attractive unused and used assembly of six singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20068
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Eight Shahis green, knife roulettes and imperforates, selection of unused and used, showing unused imperf strip of four sheetlet, from setting ABCD,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20069
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 Eight shahis green, attractive unused and used assembly of fourteen singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila…
Estimate: 300 – 400 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 20080
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1868-70 One shahi to eight shahis, rouletted on one side, complete set of all four values, mint, 2 shahis scarcer dark cobalt blue shade, fresh, very fine…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20081
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1868-70 One shahi to eight shahis, rouletted on one side, complete set of all four values, mint, fresh, very fine and scarce (Persiphila $1’650)
Estimate: 400 – 600 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 20085
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One shahi black, unused, vertical strip of three from settings 2 positions CDB, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20086
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 1 Shahi black, selection of five unused & used singles, with all four types present, usual faults, generally fresh and a very fine group, all neatly…
Estimate: 600 – 800 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 20095
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 2 Shahis black, selection of five unused singles, with all four types present, usual small faults, generally fresh and a very fine group, all neatly…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 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 20099
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1sh. black, setting V types DA/BC, mint sheet of four, very fine
Estimate: 180 – 240 EUR
Lot 20100
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, mint sheet of four, very fine
Estimate: 180 – 240 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 20102
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One shahi black, mint vertical pair, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $250)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20105
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One shahi black, an unused block of four from setting 3 – BC/AD, fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20107
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One shahi black, an unused block of four from setting 4 – CD/AB, fine, signed 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)
1876 2 Shahis 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…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20112
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Two shahis blue, imperforate, unused horizontal pair, position BD, good to large even margins, few thin spots, fine and scarce (Persiphila $1’750),…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20114
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four shahis, imperforate, unused horizontal pair, position CB, few thin spots, fine and scarce (Persiphila $1’750), cert. Persiphila 
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20116
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 4 Shahis dull red, selection of four unused or used singles, each with the following varieties “printed both side, same directions” from types A and…
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)
1876 1 Kran carmine, on white paper, selection of four unused singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, some usual faults, generally fresh,…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 20123
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran carmine, front type C, used with partial Zandjan cds, showing very rare varieted ‘printed on both sides, opposite directions’, very fine and…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’800 EUR
Lot 20126
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran YELLOW BISTRE type C, unused ERROR OF COLOUR, showing very rare variety ‘printed on both sides, same directions, very fine and a rarity, cert….
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 20128
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran brown rose, on peleure paper, unused, good even margins, a very fine and very rare shade on an unlisted paper (Persiphila $3’500+)
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20129
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran LIGHT BROWN type A, unused ERROR OF COLOUR, very fine and an exceedingly rare error, apparently only two recorded, showpiece, cert. Sadri (Persiphila…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR