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

1158 lots
Lot 10027
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 King Fouad’s Birthday, 50pi purple, used showing top sheet marginal at top IMPERFORATE, extremely fine and rare, cert. Charles Hass
Estimate: 1’600 EUR
Lot 10075
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1934 UPU Congress in Cairo, 50m greenish blue, used showing INVERTED WATERMARK error, very fine and rare
Estimate: 200 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 20054
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1875 One shahi black, type D, used, showing close to large margins, with red TEHERAN ds, very fine and very rare, signed Dadkhah, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 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 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 20083
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, used, complete set of all four values from all for settings A to D, fresh, fine to very fine and scarce,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 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 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 20090
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One shahi black, type C, used with part Rescht cds in violet, good to large margins, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $700)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20091
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One shahi black, type C, used with part Rescht cds in violet, good to large margins, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $700)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20092
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1876 One shahi black, type D, used, good to large margins, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $700)
Estimate: 100 – 150 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 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 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 20115
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1878-79 Four shahis dull red, type B, unused, good to large margins, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $650)
Estimate: 80 – 120 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 20119
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One kran carmine, imperforate, sheetlet block of four, setting 5 BD/AC, used with central HAMADAN/15.3 cds tied to small fragment, few faults, fine…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Lot 20120
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One kran carmine, attractive used assembly of fourteen singles, showing all types present, an array of cancels, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20124
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran carmine, front type D, used with partial SCHIRAS/30.11 cds, showing very rare variety ‘printed on both sides, opposite directions’, very fine…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20125
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One kran carmine, imperforate, used with part Rescht ds, PRINTED BOTH SIDES, OPPOSITE DIRECTION, front type B and reverse type D, thinned, a very…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20127
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran carmine, on laid paper, selection of sixteen used singles or pairs, showing reconstructions of setting AB/CD and BD/AC, some usual small faults,…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 20131
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran red on yellow paper, type A, used with good to large even margins, very fine & extremely rare (Persiphila $15’000)
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20132
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 1 Kran red on thin YELLOW PAPER type C, used ERROR OF COLOUR showing partial Kerman cds, with close to large margins, very fine and a rarity, cert….
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20133
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 nine unused or used singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, plus varieties printed on…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 20135
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 One kran, imperforate, on blue surface paper, Type C, used with part Rescht ds, thinned and paper adherence, fine and a very rare blued paper error,…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20138
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans, imperforate, specialised range of used, showing type, shades with yellow, yellow-orange, brown orange, light olive-yellow, olive-yellow,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20139
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 4 Krans yellow, on white paper, selection of sixteen used singles, showing four reconstructions from setting DB/AC, CA/BD, DC/BA and CB/DA, showing…
Estimate: 900 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20140
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans olive yellow, an irregular block of three, types A/BD from setting 2, used with clear SCHIRAS/19.3 cds, good margins, very fine & scarce,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20141
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans yellow, attractive used assembly of eighteen singles, showing all types present, an array of cancels, papers and shades, mixed to very…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20142
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans yellow, type C, used with Tabriz cds, good to large even margins, very fine, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20143
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans yellow, type A, used with Tabriz cds, good to large even margins, very fine, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20144
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1878-79 Four krans yellow, type D, used with part Teheran cds, good to large margins, very fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20145
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four Krans ochre, type D, used, good margins, very fine, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $750)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20146
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans buff, imperforate, on laid paper, used with Tabriz ds, PRINTED BOTH SIDES, SAME DIRECTION, front type B and reverse type D, thinned, fine…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20149
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 4 Krans Bronze yellow, used selection of four showing all four types, all with good margins, fine and a very rare assembly of this rare shade, each…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20150
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans olive-bistre, type A, used with Boroudjerd cds in red, good to very large margins, an exceptional example, very fine, cert. Persiphila…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20151
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1876 Four krans ochre, type D, used, good to very large margins, corner thin, very fine, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $750)
Estimate: 150 – 200 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 20153
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1877 Official Reprints (Persiphila 24-25)
1877 One shahi black, imperforate, unused, complete sheetlet strip of four, setting 1a DBCA, very large even margins, very fine and rare (Persiphila $3’000+),…
Estimate: 400 – 600 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 20160
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, used complete sheetlet of four, setting 1 – BD/CA, used, clear to large margins, a rare multiple (4) (Persiphila $3’500+),…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20161
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 One kran carmine on white paper, attractive used assembly of nine singles, showing three different types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20162
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 One Kran Carmine, three different types used, all signed Sadri (Persiphila $300)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20165
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Kran bronze carmine on white paper, used single from type C, four large even margins, a very fine example of this exceedingly rare shade, apparently…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 20166
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1878 1 Kran bronze carmine on white paper, used single from type B, four good even margins, a very fine example of this exceedingly rare shade, apparently…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR