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

4287 lots
Lot 51180
South Africa » Union & Republic of South Africa
1911 “Immelman” photographic essays in sepia, set of six designs for the 1/2d, 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d and 6d, fine and scarce
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 51181
South Africa » Union & Republic of South Africa
OFFICIALS: 1944-50 2d blue and violet with ovpt type O6 (reading upwards with ‘OFFICIAL’ at left and 16mm between lines of overprint) in mint nh block…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 51182
South Africa » Collections, Lots etc.
1914-48, Lot of 29 covers all addressed to Switzerland and bearing a range of different taxations applied on arrival, mostly single-weight rate paid for…
Estimate: 260 – 300 GBP
Lot 51183
South Africa » Collections, Lots etc.
1910-48, Mostly mint collection on album pages incl. 1913-24 set of 15 to £1 (the £1 mint nh, small bend), with extras incl. two extra 5s, two extra 10s…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51184
South West Africa
1923-30, Mint collection on album pages incl. 1923 Setting I 1/2d to £1 set (£1 with gum thin, cert. PFoSA) plus 1/2d, 4d, 6d, 1s and 2s6d with shiny ink…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51185
Southern Rhodesia
1932 Victoria Falls 3d IMPERFORATE HORIZONTALLY in mint og left marginal vertical pair, both stamps with hinge traces, very fine and very rare variety,…
Estimate: 8’000 – 10’000 GBP
Lot 51186
Sudan
1931-52, Old-time collection of Airmail issues in a spring-back album, with varieties, blocks, plate blocks, panes, first flight covers, commercial usages…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 51187
Swaziland
1889-90 10s Dull Chestnut, type 1 overprint on Transvaal, mint large part og, plated to R4/2 on the sheet, odd shortish perf., still very fine and…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 51188
Tanganyika
1916-22, Mint collection incl. 1916 N.F. set, 1917-21 1c to 20R set incl. blocks of four for many values up to 4R (of which many are plate number blocks),…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51189
Tanganyika
1917-21 Wmk Multi CA 5R blue & dull purple mint nh lower right corner marginal block of four with plate number, very fine and attractive positional multiple…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51190
Tanganyika
1917-21 Wmk Multi CA 10R red & green on green (emerald back) in mint og top left corner marginal block of four with plate number, couple of faint tone…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 51191
Tanganyika
1917-21 Wmk Multi CA 50R carmine & green mint nh top marginal (looks to be expertly re-attached), very fine and fresh (SG £750)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 51192
Tanganyika
1921 Wmk Script CA 3R violet & green mint nh top right corner marginal block of four with sheet number and plate number, faintly toned gum, very fine and…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51193
Tanganyika
1922-24 Issue mint group incl. 5c to 75c (two of each), wmk sideways 1s to £1 (£1 with toned gum and paper impurity), wmk upright 1s to £1 (with two 1s…
Estimate: 260 – 360 GBP
Lot 51194
Tanganyika
1922-24 £1 Yellow-Orange, wmk upright, mint og, very fine (SG £450)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51195
Tanganyika
1927-31 5c to £1 mint og set of 16 with two of each value up to 10s, some with toned gum, the £1 is very fine (SG £770+)
Estimate: 200 – 260 GBP
Lot 51196
Togo
1915-20, Mint group of two pages incl. 1915 set of 12 (20s creased) and 1916-20 set of 12, odd spot of toning, mostly fine (SG £400+)
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 51197
Tonga
1893 2 1/2d on 2d (carmine ovpt) with inverted watermark, unused, two small thins, fine appearance and rare, unlisted by SG
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51198
Tonga
1893 2 1/2d on 2d (black ovpt) with variety fraction bar completely omitted in unused block of four with stamp below only showing a trace of the bar, minor…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 51199
Tonga
1894 1/2d on 4d vertical strip of 10 with sheet margin and sheet number, with four stamps showing the “SURCHARCE” variety and one showing “SURCHARCI”,…
Estimate: 40 – 50 GBP
Lot 51200
Tonga
1895 1/2d on 2 1/2d Vermilion imperf. vertically variety, unused left marginal, fine and very rare, unlisted by SG, cert. BPA (2019)
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 51201
Tonga
1897 2s View of Haapai group of 6 forgeries (or poster stamps?) in very similar design to the issued stamp, in different colours (green (2), bistre, olive,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51202
Tonga
1923-24 “TWO PENCE / PENI-E-UA” (type 28) ovpt albino impression struck 3 times on two pieces of buff paper, very unusual
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 51203
Tonga
1949 UPU complete mint set of four with red SPECIMEN handstamps, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51204
Tonga
OFFICIALS: 1893 (Feb) Photographs of the Sperati forgeries of the 4d, 8d and 1s values, fine
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 51205
Trinidad and Tobago
1949 UPU complete mint set of four with red SPECIMEN handstamps, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51206
Trinidad and Tobago » Trinidad
1907 Insufficiently franked double weight cover to Fribourg/Switzerland franked by 1906-07 1d(2) and 1/2d, Swiss postage due 1897 50c applied on arrival…
Estimate: 260 – 300 GBP
Lot 51207
Uganda
1895 (May) Typewritten 20(c) black, narrow letters, 18mm wide, left marginal with virtually complete borders on other sides, unused, small tone spot…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 51208
Uganda
1897 (Aug) Envelope to England with 1896 1a pair tied by blue crayon cross, in combination with British East Africa 1896-1901 2 1/2a blue tied by Mombasa…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51209
Uganda
1899 (Jan) Cover of White Fathers origin, to “Monseigneur Streicher, Vicaire Apostolique du Nyanza Septal, La Maison – Carree, Algeria”, franked by…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51210
Uganda
1896-1902, Small mint & used collection on two pages incl. 1896 type-set 1a unused, 2a used, 3a unused and 4a used, 1898 set (1R used, odd fault incl….
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 51211
Zanzibar
1913 Dhow 200r brown and black mint nh, yellowish gum as usual, very fine (SG £1’400)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51212
Zanzibar
1889 Sailor’s concessionary rate envelope from the H.M.S. “Griffon” while a Zanzibar, from the Sullivan correspondence sent to England (received 22 April),…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 51213
Zanzibar
1896 (May 26) 1a on 1 1/2a blue postcard uprated with 1896 (11 May) “2 1/2” (type 3) on 1a plum (showing small small second “z”) cancelled by Zanzibar…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51214
Zanzibar
1904 Monogram Issue group of five De La Rue die proofs for the Rupee values, each in black on glazed card (92x60mm), comprising the vignette and border…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51215
Zanzibar
1895-96 1a6p Sepia mint og with “Zanzidar” variety from R4/6, Hall’s setting ‘D’, very fine, a great rarity, being one of only five unused examples…
Estimate: 3’250 GBP
Lot 51216
Zanzibar
1949 UPU complete mint set of four with red SPECIMEN handstamps, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP