2019 December Auctions – 9/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

13 lots
Lot 51062
Mauritius » 1847 Post Office Issue (SG 1-2)
1847 “POST OFFICE” issue reprints from the original plate with both values on individual sheetlets (one in blue and one in orange), very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 51063
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion, early impression, pos.7, used with target cancel, with three good to large margins, touched top right, small thin and slightly…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51064
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, early impression with close to good margins, light circular cancel, some small light thins, fine appearance and scarce (SG £9’000)
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 51065
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, early impression, large margins, used with multiple blue target cancels, faulty and repaired, very attractive appearance (SG…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51066
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue (towards deep blue) on bluish paper, (early) intermediate impression, pos. 6 from the sheet, fineto very large margins, lightly…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 51067
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Worn Impression 1d red pair with “INLAND” boxed cancel, clear to large margins, faults incl. internal split at right, an attractive pair (SG…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 51068
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Latest Impressions (SG 23-25)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d grey-blue, latest impression, with double circle target cancel on local cover to Mahebourg with arrival cachet alongside, dated AU…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51069
Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Latest Impressions (SG 23-25)
1848 Post Paid 2d grey-blue, latest impression, position 11 with 4 irregular to large margins, with ‘1’ target cancel on folded cover to Port Louis with…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51070
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1d dull vermilion used with good margins, void barred oval cancel, small and slight thin, fine appearance (SG £1’400)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 51071
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1859 Dardenne 2d blue pair, very close to huge margins, mint og, showing inking flaws on right stamp, a couple of tiny thins, some redistributed gum, still…
Estimate: 2’200 – 2’800 GBP
Lot 51072
Mauritius » Later Issues
1858-61 Group of 4 unused Britannias including 1s vermilion (SG34) plus 6d blue used, good to just touched margins
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51073
Mauritius » Later Issues
1863-72 Crown CC 1d purple brown used with 4d rose and 6d yellow green on folded cover to Saigon “via Aden”, stamps cancelled small B53 numerals, red “11d”…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 51074
Mauritius » Later Issues
1896 Composite essay for the 1900-02 Arms high values, Die Proof of basic design in green with hand-painted FIVE RUPEES (no stop) in red in the value panel,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP