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

1016 lots
Lot 10011
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1895 Winter Festivals Foundation colour trials set of three issued colours on 5m values, each partly affixed to piece with ms numbers above, very fine…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10026
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 12th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition pair of varieties; mint nh 50m with “white line across the head of the peasant” (pos.29, every 2nd pane);…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10043
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 Inauguration of Port Fouad 10m mint with DOUBLE IMPRESSION of “PORT FOUAD” as a result of being passed twice through the printing press, with the…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10068
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1929 Prince Farouk’s 9th Birthday, complete set of four showing variety “retouch in front of jacket” (pos.9 on 2nd pane), in mint blocks of four, 5m mounted…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 10080
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Visit of the Graf Zeppelin to Egypt 50m on 27m pair of mint hr varieties; “island on right branch of the Nile” (pos.50) in lower left corner marginal…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10081
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Visit of the Graf Zeppelin 50m on 27m with variety “5 spaced out from 0 in 50”, in mint hinged and used condition, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10084
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Visit of the Graf Zeppelin 100m on 27m mint og with “large dot beneath Arabic date” variety, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10086
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Visit of the Graf Zeppelin 100m on 27m mint og with overprint “à cheval” resulting in the values being unobliterated, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10191
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1943 5th Birthday of Princess Ferial 5m+5m brown-lake, pane B, colour trials in two mint hinged vertical strips of five showing an array of varieties from…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10195
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1943 5th Birthday of Princess Ferial 5m+5m overprint essays from pane A, in left marginal block of 10 and strip of 5 making up the complete left hand side…
Estimate: 2’400 EUR
Lot 10197
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1943 5th Birthday of Princess Ferial 5m+5m mint og overprint essay with double overprint, one black and one albino inverted and on the gum side (pane A,…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 10199
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1944 8th Anniversary of the Death of King Fouad 10m mint hr imperforate lower right corner sheet marginal plate block of four, numbered A/44, fine and…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10223
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1946 Middle East International Air Navigation Congress overprint essay in ink on an issued 5m airmail, fine and unique
Estimate: 2’400 EUR
Lot 10226
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1946 Middle East International Air Navigation Congress 30m mint og with INVERTED OVERPRINT, faint diagonal bend, rare as only one sheet of 50 found, signed…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10241
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1948 Arrival of Egyptian Troops at Gaza 10m COLOUR TRIAL in carmine in mint imperforate sheetlet of nine, hinged at top in the margin and on two stamps…
Estimate: 12’000 EUR
Lot 10246
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1948 Inauguration of International Air Services 13m on 100m DOUBLE OVERPRINT, mint hr, gum crease at top left corner otherwise fine and very rare, the…
Estimate: 360 EUR
Lot 10249
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1948 Inauguration of International Air Services 22m on 200m with obliterating bar almost missing from the Arabic figure (pos.23) and the “200” (pos.24)…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10261
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 16th Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition pair of mini sheets in complete mint og press sheets, MS3 in sheet of eight and MS4 in sheet of six,…
Estimate: 12’000 EUR
Lot 10272
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1950 Fouad Institute 10m, 25th Anniversary of Fouad University 25m and 75th Anniversary of the Royal Egyptian Geographical Society 30m, mint hr (3…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10282
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1951 Royal Wedding of King Farouk and Queen Narriman 10m, imperforate mint hr lower left corner sheet marginal plate block of four, numbered A/51, very…
Estimate: 12’000 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 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 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
Lot 20050
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
8sh vermilion, unused selection of 16, showing all four types present, plus a fine array of shades, some small faults, generally fine, a scarce assembly,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20056
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
2sh blue, attractive unused and used assembly of fifteen singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila $2’400)
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20060
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
8sh green, attractive unused and used assembly of fourteen singles, showing all types present, mixed to very fine, all signed Sadri (Persiphila $2’750)
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20066
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, selection of five unused & used singles, with all four types present, usual faults, generally fresh and a very fine group, all neatly mounted…
Estimate: 500 – 600 EUR
Lot 20071
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
2sh black, selection of five unused singles, with all four types present, usual small faults, generally fresh and a very fine group, all neatly mounted…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 20074
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, an unused block of four from setting 3 – BC/AD, fine, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20079
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
2sh 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 faults, generally…
Estimate: 1’500 – 1’800 EUR
Lot 20083
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
4sh dull red, selection of four unused or used singles, each with the following varieties “printed both side, same directions” from types A and C, “printed…
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 20084
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1kr carmine, on white paper, selection of four unused singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, some usual faults, generally fresh, a very…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20089
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1kr carmine, on white paper, selection of nine unused or used singles, showing all four positions and array of shades, plus varieties printed on “pelure…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 20101
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1878-79 Re-engraved (SG 37-39) (Persiphila 26-28)
1kr carmine showing printed both sides error, unused with large even margins, very fine and rare, signed Sadri (Persiphila $2’500)
Estimate: 600 – 900 EUR
Lot 20118
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1881-84 Group of Recessed/Litho stamps incl. 1882-84 Retouched 10sh mint og (#61A, mini cert. Sadri) and 5sg used, 1891 Vienna Litho 7ch grey unused with…
Estimate: 300 – 360 EUR
Lot 20125
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
Universal Postal Union (UPU) MembershipPersia asked for membership to the UPU on September 1st, 1877. Membership was adopted by the UPU in the Paris Convention…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 20131
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1894 Golden Nasseri mint og set of 10, some mint nh (incl. 10kr and 50kr), some minor gum wrinkling, 2kr creased, fine
Estimate: 70 – 80 EUR
Lot 20134
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1894 Provisional 5ch on 8ch, 1kr on 5kr and 2kr and 5kr mint og, very fine, signed Sadri
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 20140
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1897 White Paper & 1899 Green Paper issues 1kr to 50kr mint sets of 7, the 10k indigo with light diagonal bend, 2kr green small thin, 5k grey-brown corner…
Estimate: 600 – 700 EUR
Lot 20141
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1897 White Paper issue 5kr emerald mint og block of four IMPERFORATE AT TOP between the stamps and margin, complete perf separation vertically, horizontal…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20172
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1902-04 Mozaffar-edin Shah Qajar Full Portrait issue group incl. mint nh pairs of the 1kr, 2kr, 5kr (tone spot) and 10kr, mint nh block of four of the…
Estimate: 70 – 90 EUR
Lot 20173
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1903-04 Revalued surcharges on 50kr green group of 12 mint & used with various coloured 2T and 3T surcharges, one stamp creased, rest fine to very fine,…
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 20176
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1903 Saatdjian Issue: Group of five (4 mint & 1 CTO), four with mini cert. Sadri and the other signed Sadri, fine to very fine
Estimate: 100 – 120 EUR