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

9 lots
Lot 50743
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Die £5 Lilac & Black mint og, some tone spots, fine with fresh colour, rare (SG £4’000)
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50744
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 50745
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891 1d Carmine-Red (reading upwards) with “BECHUANALAND. / BRITISH” transposed overprint, “555” BONC, fine, a unique variety, unpriced by Stanley Gibbons,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50746
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 2d Bistre (reading downwards) with double overprint, the second being weaker as all the examples are from Gaberones, with light cds, one toned…
Estimate: 200 – 280 GBP
Lot 50747
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 2d Bistre (reading downwards) with double overprint, Kanye cds, fine variety, cert. BPA (2019) (SG £700)
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 50748
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1888 (Dec) 4d on 1d Lilac & Black mint og (small tone spot), mint og (heavy hinge) and nice used, plus 1888 1/2d mint (SG £360)
Estimate: 30 – 40 GBP
Lot 50749
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1920-23 Bradbury Wilkinson 2s6d in chocolate brown with MAJOR RE-ENTRY variety, mint nh, slight gum toning and the odd natural gum wrinkle, fine and scarce…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 50750
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
VRYBURG RETURNED LETTER OFFICE: 1892 (Dec 2) Incoming cover from Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, to Vryburg, with manuscript “Unknown / E.M.F.”, reverse…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50751
Bechuanaland » Collections
1966-79, Botswana mint, used and cover collection in 2 albums and loose, the first album with stamps incl. specialised plate varieties and flaws throughout,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP