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

Lot 20272
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1885-87 Officiel Issues: 6 on 10sh buff, orange and black, inverted surcharge, unused, very fine & scarce (Persiphila unpriced), signed Sadri
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20275
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1885-87 Officiel Issues: 18 on 12 on 10sh buff, orange and black, corrected error, unused, very fine & scarce (Persiphila unpriced), cert. Persiphila
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20397B
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1882 Pettin stamps, stockpage of 18 stamps up to 10Kr, mixed condition (Persiphila $555)
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20401
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1911-21 Portrait issue: Mint og complete set of 15, the 10ch with no gum, the 1kr & 30kr with thins and the 10kr creased, otherwise very fine, all signed…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20420
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1915 Coronation Issues: A wonderful specialized collection which formed the basis for the Bodo Hartmann collection of these issues, with a total of 57…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 20517
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1865-79, Attractive old-time study collection of the Lion Issues mounted on 23 album pages showing a good deal of completion unused and used, including…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 20518
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1868-1910 Attractive mixed accumulation of mostly unused & used Lions issues (25), plus a few later issues, plus some interpostal seals (17), unusual &…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20519
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1870-1959ca., Extensive duplication in 3 A4 stockbooks (sort of dealers stock), with much better material and a large section of mostly first issues mostly…
Estimate: 1’000 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20520
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1870-1988 Extensive collection in 3 albums (Farahbaksh leaves) with some BOB (parcel, officials, famine stamps), noted many medium better to better sets…
Estimate: 1’000 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20532
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1867-1879 Nasser-ed-din Shah Qajar: Attractive mint and used collection of the Lion issues with all the printings represented, mounted on eleven Persiphila…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20555
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1902-58, Group of 4 stamps, incl. 1902-03 Typeset 2ch double print (printer’s waste) and 12ch proof without yellow background (creased), 1911-21 3ch pair…
Estimate: 100 – 200 EUR
Lot 20574
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1950s-80s, Aerogrammes group of ca.220 mint & used covers, mostly mint, range of different types, some uprated, some with obliterated Mohammad Reza Pahlavi…
Estimate: 100 – 200 EUR
Lot 30098
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 (Apr) Trial printing (unissued) on Dickinson silk-thread paper, 1d red-brown plate 11 lettered JE and clearly showing double letter ‘J’, fine…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30123
Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
1847-54 10d Brown die III Embossed unused vertical strip of three, cut to shape and cut into at various places, tone spot on Queen’s cheek on lower stamp,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30135
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854-57 1d Red wmk large crown die II imperf. imprimatur, paper slightly blued, fine to very large margins, horiz. crease in margin at top, fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30146
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC 10s greenish grey, unused without gum, rare, cert. PFSA (2014) (SG £60’000)
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30161
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887 Jubilee issue mint selection inside a Lewis Carroll “The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case”, slip case with sellotape around the edge, case with mint…
Estimate: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30262
Great Britain » Collections
1840-1901, Mint & used collection in 2 stockbooks starting with two unused 1840 1d blacks (poor margins), six used 1d blacks, 1840 2d blue used, six…
Estimate: 18’000 – 24’000 GBP
Lot 30265
Great Britain » Collections
1840-1900, Mint/unused collection in an Oriel printed album starting with 1840 1d black and 2d blue, imperf. and perf. line engraved 1d reds & 2d blues,…
Estimate: 7’000 – 10’000 GBP
Lot 30275
Great Britain » Collections
1902-29, Mostly mint collection in a stockbook incl. 1902-10 issue incl. 10s unused and £1 regummed, 1911-13 mint to 5s, both these issues with an attractive…
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30286
British Empire General Collections and Lots
1852-2008, Various country collections in 8 printed albums incl. Jamaica 1860-2000 with good deal of completion (mix of mint & used early on), Cayman Islands…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30288
British Empire General Collections and Lots
1860s-1980s, Accumulation of stamps in two large boxes, mostly on album pages sorted by countries in folders, noted Australia, little stockbook of Canada…
Estimate: 1’500 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30291
British Empire General Collections and Lots
1860-1980, Mint & used accumulation in 12 stockbooks or albums showing a fine range of British Empire countries and territories, being India with some…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30318
Australia » New South Wales
1840-80, Specialised collection in 2 large albums; the first with starting with 5 pre-stamp covers, a range of Sydney Views, many plated, the 1d pl.1 with…
Estimate: 12’000 – 18’000 GBP
Lot 30322
Australia » Tasmania
1853-1900, Mint & used specialised collection in an album starting with a 1853 1d Courier marginal vertical strip of four with “C.W. Scoard Sc” printer’s…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 GBP
Lot 30340
Australia » Collections
1851-1938 Attractive Australia and Australian States collection on 10 Scott album pages, good New South Wales with Sydney Views and Large QV-type, Queensland…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30349
Bahamas
1883 4d on 6d Deep Violet unused with WMK REVERSED, small thin spot at upper left, scarce variety, cert. BPA (2001) (SG £600)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30358
Bechuanaland » Stellaland
1884 Mint collection written up on album pages, with two 1d but one with small tear and ng, two 3d, 4d, 6d and 1s, as well as strip of three 3d, strip…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30362
Bechuanaland » Warren Expedition
1884-85 Military Telegraphs 1d, 3d, 6d, 1s (blued paper), 2s, 5, 10s (2 on blued paper) & £1 with SPECIMEN overprint (type 11 on £1 otherwise type 9),…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30378
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Dies 1d, 6d, 1s, 2s, 2s6d, 5s, £1 and £5 with “CANCELLED” overprint, mix of no gum and part gum, green stamps a little faded,…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30389
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891 (Nov) 1d Red-Carmine (reading upwards) with “BRITISH” largely omitted, small part og (disturbed), pulled perf. at top, fine appearance and very rare,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30403
Bechuanaland
1893-95 1d Carmine-Red (reading downwards) with overprint error reading upwards, showing the distinctive broken “ch” indicating that it comes from the…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30422
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1889 4d on 1/2d Vermilion group of 18 stamps with SPECIMEN ovpt (Holmes type 2), three mint, two unused and the rest used, showing various minor overprint…
Estimate: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30457
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1961 (Oct) 25c printer’s progressive proofs in 3 imperf. vertical pairs showing background, foreground and both, on ungummed watermarked paper (wmk inverted…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30532
British Solomon Islands
1907 1/2d to 1s Set of 7 imperf plate proofs, fine, ex Colonel Harrie Evans
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30537
Canada
1851 6d Slate-violet on laid paper, rare UNUSED example with two large margins, then into outer frame at top & just into the main design at left, closed…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’400 GBP
Lot 30542
Canada
1893 20c Vermilion and 50c prussian blue in mint imperf. pairs, the 20c unused with light surface scuff, the 50c superb og, scarce and attractive pair…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30553
Canada » Newfoundland
1857-1937, Attractive and valuable mint & used collection in one stockbook with great strength in the classic period, from N°1 onwards, better items include…
Estimate: 5’000 – 8’000 GBP
Lot 30559
Canada » Canada and Provinces Collections
1851-64, COLONY OF CANADA Valuable selection on stockpages with strength in the imperforate issue with several used 6d singles including a SPECIMEN proof,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30562
Canada » Canada and Provinces Collections
1860-72, Mint and used selection of Vancouver Island, British Columbia and Prince Edward Island on stockpages, includes 1862-65 2d rose imperforate strip…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30564
Canada » Canada and Provinces Collections
1868-97, Specialised selection of Large and Small Queens on stockpages, better items noted include 1868 -71 1c red on laid paper (SG 55a, cert. Brandon),…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30565
Canada » Canada and Provinces Collections
1897-2007, Attractive mint & used collection in four stockbooks from the 1897 Jubilee issue onwards, fine mint examples of the high dollar values plus…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 GBP
Lot 30570
Ceylon
1857-1935, Valuable chiefly used collection on two Scott album pages. showing strength in Queen Victoria including 1857-59 used 8d (with cert. RPS) and…
Estimate: 1’200 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30571
Cook Islands
1920 1s Black & Carmine-Red with inverted centre, regummed, fine (SG £850, see footnote under SG75)
Estimate: 100 – 150 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 30599
Cyprus
1880-94, Mint/unused collection incl. 1880 GB ovpt 1/2d Rose PLATE 19 mint part og, 1/2d pl.12 & 15 (3, 1 unused), 1d pl.218, Surface Printed set of 4…
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 30607
Falkland Islands
1891-1902 Wmk Crown CA 1/2d, 1d, 2d, 2 1/2d, 4d, 6d, 9d and 1s with “SPECIMEN.” ovpt in violet from the printer’s archive, no gum as with all examples,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30610
Falkland Islands
1904-12 MCA 2 1/2d deep blue, unused with part original gum, cert. RPS (1979) (SG £275)
Estimate: 50 – 80 GBP
Lot 30632
Falkland Islands » Collections
1878-1966, Mint collection on printed album pages, with QV incl. 1878 4d (thin), 1891-1902 showing a range of shades, 1898 2s6d & 5s, 1904-12 with shades…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP