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

416 lots
Lot 20000
Persia » Postal History
1835 (18.3) Folded entire from Shiraz to Fort William, Bengal, dated lined “Shiraz, March 18, 1834”, various India transit mkgs on reverse, somewhat tatty,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20001
Persia » Postal History
1835 (10.5) Disinfected large part folded entire from Teheran to London, with notations in script regarding Bushire and Diri-i-chameh, no postal markings…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20002
Persia » Postal History
1837 (31.5) Folded disinfected entire from Sir Henry Lindsay Bethune in Tabreez (Tabriz), addressed to the Manager of Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh,…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20003
Persia » Postal History
1844 (17.6) Folded entire from Reverend Justin Perkins in Oroomiah (Orumiah) mission addressed to Reverend Thomas Edward Vermilye in New York City, via…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20004
Persia » Postal History
1844 (3.3) Folded disinfected entire from Joseph son of George of Gavalan in Oroomiah (Orumiah) mission addressed to Reverend Thomas Edward Vermilye in…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20005
Persia » Postal History
1845 (12.4) Folded entire from Reverend Justin Perkins in Oroomiah (Orumiah) mission addressed to Reverend Thomas Edward Vermilye in New York City, redirected…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20006
Persia » Postal History
1846 (17.2) Folded entire from Reverend Justin Perkins in Oroomiah (Orumiah) mission addressed to Reverend Thomas Edward Vermilye in New York City, via…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20007
Persia » Postal History
1846 (4.11) Folded entire from Reverend Justin Perkins in Oroomiah (Orumiah) mission addressed to Reverend Thomas Edward Vermilye in New York City, via…
Estimate: 400 – 700 EUR
Lot 20008
Persia » Postal History
1864 (26.4) Disinfected folded cover from Tauris to Reims, France, with disinfection slits, routes via Trebizonde, showing “H.ARNAUD/TREBIZONDE” forwarding…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20009
Persia » Postal History
1867 Native stampless cover mostly likley from Bushire to Bombay, rated “2 anna” manuscript, with small Bombay thimble arrival bs, fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20010
Persia » Postal History
1875 (30.10) Envelope with original contents written in “Tauris le 30 octobre 1875”, transported via Trebizonde and forwarded from Constantinople with…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 20011
Persia » Postal History
Russian Consular Post Office in Tabriz, 1916 Registered cover to Bern, Switzerland, franked Russia Arms 10k & 1913 Romanov 3k and 7k tied by Cyrillic “Tabriz…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20012
Persia » Postal History
RUSSIA USED IN PERSIA: Cover with Russia 3k and 10k tied by Enzeli cds, sent via Teheran to Ispahan, very fine and unusual, incl. original contents
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20013
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Abadan: 1919 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate of 2 1/2a, addressed to Edinburgh, franked on reverse India GV 1/2a and 2a neatly tied…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20014
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Ahwaz: 1917 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate to Dordecht, Holland, franked India 2 1/2a blue, neatly tied by AHWAZ/3.JAN.17 double circle…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20015
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Ahwaz: 1920 (Feb 3) Envelope to Baghdad with India KGV 2a6p tied to reverse by AHWAZ double cds with arrival ds adjacent, vert. fold affecting stamp, scarce
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20016
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bandar-Abbas: 1878 (Nov 23) Small neat envelope, sent registered to Bombay, franked India QV 1a brown & 2a orange, both in pairs, tied by BANDAR-ABBAS…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20017
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bandar-Abbas: 1879 (May 12) Small neat envelope, sent registered to Bombay, franked India QV 1a brown, pair and strip of three, tied by BANDAR-ABBAS duplex…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20018
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bander-Abbas: 1914 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate to Silk Merchant in Shanghai, China, franked on reverse India 1a pair and 1/2a single,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20019
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
WITHDRAWN
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20020
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1867 (10.1) Small neatly native envelope from Bushire to Bombay, bearing “BUSHIER” cds and boxed framed “BUSHIRE/P.O./BEG 4 ANNA”, very fine and…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20021
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1876 (30.9) Small neat envelope from Bushire to Paris, franked India 1a and 4a “BUSHIRE” duplex, with Sea Post Office, Bombay and Paris bs, cover…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20022
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1886 (Aug 6) Envelope sent registered to Bunder Abas franked on the reverse with six QV 1/2a (in block of four an pair) tied by BUSHIRE / REG….
Estimate: 50 – 80 EUR
Lot 20023
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1903 Clean neat regsitered envelope, paying the single letter registered rate of 6 1/2a, addressed to Bombay, India, franked on reverse India…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20024
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1905 Illustrated pictured postcard 5ch used in combination with India EDVII 1a red, cancelled and tied by BUSHIRE/22.MY squared circle ds, with…
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 20025
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Bushire: 1907 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate to Constantinople, franked India 3p and 1/2a in pairs, plus 1a single, all neatly tied…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20026
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Chahbar: 1916 Censored envelope, paying the single letter rate of 2 1/2a, addressed to Karachi, franked on reverse India EDVII 1/2a five singles, tied…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20027
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Chahbar: 1917 Envelope from Cyprus to Karachi redirected to Chanbar, paying the single letter rate to Karachi, franked Cyprus 30pa, neatly tied by Nicosia…
Estimate: 120 – 150 EUR
Lot 20028
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Field Force: 1857 Stampless envelope with black “FIELD FORCE PERSIA/5.JY.57/BG” ds with “4” inserted in manuscript on front and double ring Bombay arrival…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 20029
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Linga: 1882 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate of 2 1/2a, addressed to Bombay, franked on reverse India QV 1/2a and 2a neatly tied by “B”…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20030
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Linga: 1887 (May 13) Envelope to Bandar Abas with QV 1/2a on reverse tied by LINGA squared circle ds, arrival cds adjacent, fine
Estimate: 75 – 90 EUR
Lot 20031
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Linga: 1904 Registered picture postcards, paying the single registered postcard rate of 3a, addressed to Liege, Belgium, franked India QV 3a neatly tied…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20032
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Linga: 1896 Clean neat envelope, paying the single letter rate of 3a, addressed to Cairo, Egypt, franked on reverse India QV 1a and 2a neatly tied by LINGA/OC.5.96…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20033
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Linga: 1906 (Jan 2) Picture postcard depicting hunting Cheetah, sent registered to Belgium with 1902-11 1a and 2a tied by Linga cds (SG type Z13) with…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20034
Persia » Indian Postal Agencies in Persia
Mohammerah: 1915 Clean neat censored envelope, paying the single letter rate to Karachi, franked India GV 2 1/2a blue, neatly tied by MOHAMMERAH barred…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20035
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
Lion label in gold on cream paper, perf. 11 1/4, in mint nh marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 50 – 100 EUR
Lot 20036
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1891 Large Format Lion Label gold on dark red surfaced paper, type C, used as a sealing label on reverse of cover, with YEZD cds and boxed Majani free…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 20037
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
Small Format Lions Label in orange mint nh, nibbled corner otherwise fine, signed Sadri
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20038
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essay: Part reconstruction of 1sh, 2sh, 4sh and 8sh vermilion, showing mostly singles, plus two strips of five, mixed to very fine (33)
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20039
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essay: Part reconstruction of 1sh, 4sh and 8sh green, showing singles, pairs, blocks, with se-tenant vertical pairs, gutter pairs etc., a few…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20040
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essay: Part reconstruction of 2sh, 4sh and 8sh lilac, showing mostly singles, plus two se-tenant vertical pair, pair, strip of three and strip…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20041
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1865 Essays
1867 Barre Essay: Part reconstruction of 1sh, 2sh and 8sh blue, showing mostly singles, mixed to very fine (17)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 20042
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: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 20043
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1sh, unused selection of 9, showing all four types present, plus a fine array of shades, some small faults, generally fine, a scarce assembly, all signed…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 20044
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1sh dark purple, type II, unused, fresh and very fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $325)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20045
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1sh 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 20046
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1sh grey lilac, type IV, unused, error of colour, very fine and an extremely rare error (Persiphila $20’000), cert. Sadri
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 20047
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
1sh lavender grey, type IV, unused, error of colour, very fine and an extremely rare shade (Persiphila $20’000), cert. Sadri
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 20048
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
2sh green, unused selection of 12, showing all four types present, plus a fine array of shades, some small faults, generally fine, a scarce assembly, all…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20049
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
4sh blue, unused selection of 15, showing all four types present, plus a fine array of shades, some small faults, generally fine, a scarce assembly, all…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR