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

302 lots
Lot 10012
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1895 Winter Festivals Foundation part Appendix page with nine bi-coloured colour trials on the 1m and 5m values affixed, each with ms number above, horizontal…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10021
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress complete set of three (from the first printing) with SPECIMEN overprints, no gum, minor wrinkles, extremely rare…
Estimate: 900 EUR
Lot 10022
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1925 International Geographical Congress 10m and 15m (from the second printing) with SPECIMEN overprints, no gum, fine and rare
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 10040
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 Inauguration of Port Fouad 5m unused showing variety “Blotted Y in EGYPTE”, very fine and rare, with a maximum of only 25 possible examples of this…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10048
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1927 Statistical Congress complete set of three with SPECIMEN overprint from the UPU archives of the London Post Office, no gum, a few faint tone spots,…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10096
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1934 UPU Congress complete set of fourteen with SPECIMEN overprint from the UPU archives of the London Post Office, no gum, fine to very fine and very…
Estimate: 3’600 EUR
Lot 10188
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1942 Millenary of Al-Azhar University (unissued) 6m and 15m affixed to thick grey presentation card, 204x162mm, with hand written legend in Arabic, very…
Estimate: 3’500 EUR
Lot 10264
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 100th Anniversary of the Death of Mohamed Ali Pasha 10m COLOUR TRIAL in green with head in red-brown, tiny wrinkle at top right, unique
Estimate: 2’400 EUR
Lot 10265
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 100th Anniversary of the Death of Mohamed Ali Pasha 10m COLOUR TRIAL in red-brown, imperf on ungummed watermarked paper, very fine and unique
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10268
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 75th Anniversary of the UPU 10m COLOUR TRIAL in olive-green on ungummed watermarked paper, very fine and rare
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10269
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 75th Anniversary of the UPU 10m COLOUR TRIAL in purple-grey on ungummed watermarked paper, very fine and rare
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10281
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1951 Inauguration of Farouk Canal (unissued) 10m imperf. bicolour essay on ungummed watermarked paper, very fine and rare
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10286
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1951 First Mediterranean Games complete COLOUR TRIALS of each value on ungummed watermarked paper, 10m in deep rose (2cm diagonal scratch on surface),…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10291
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1952 Abrogation of the Anglo-Egyptian Treaty of 1936 COLOUR TRIALS of each value on ungummed watermarked paper, the 10m in deep red-rose, the 22m in blue…
Estimate: 3’000 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 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 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
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 20051
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
8sh orange, type I, unused, fresh and very fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $275)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20052
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
8sh vermilion, type II, thin paper, unused, fresh and very fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $275)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20053
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
8sh dark carmine, type II, unused, fresh and very fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $275)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20054
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1868-70 The Baqeri Issue (SG 1-4) (Persiphila 1-4)
8sh dark carmine, type IV, unused, fresh and very fine and scarce, signed Sadri and Holcombe (Persiphila $275)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20055
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
4sh black, selections of nine unused and used singles, showing all four types A to D present, few faults or defects, mixed to fine (Persiphila $1’625),…
Estimate: 100 – 150 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 20057
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
2sh blue, type A, unused, good to large margins, fine
Estimate: 70 – 100 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 20061
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type C, very large even margins, very fine & scarce (Persiphila $1’500), signed Sadri and Dr. Dadkhah
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 20062
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type D, good to large margins, diagonal crease otherwise fine & scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20063
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type B, good to large margins, very fine & scarce, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20064
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875 Wide Spacing (SG 5-13) (Persiphila 5-9)
1kr yellow, imperforate, unused, type B, good to large margins, ink on reverse showing though at foot, scarce, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20065
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1875-76 Narrow Spacing (SG 14) (Persiphila 10)
4sh dull red, Type D, unused, Type C used (thinned), touched to good margins, fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $1’500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20067
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, vertical strip of three, setting 1 – CBD, unused, thinned and horiz. crease, close to good margins, a scarce strip, cert. Persiphila (Persiphila…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 20068
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, selections of five unused singles, showing types A, C and D, few faults or defects, mixed to fine (Persiphila $2’500), all signed Sadri
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 20069
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, Type B, used with Rescht pmk, four clear margins, fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $700)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 20070
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
1sh black, Type D, used with Tabriz pmk, four clear margins, fine and scarce, signed Sadri (Persiphila $700)
Estimate: 100 – 150 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 20072
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
2sh black, unused, all four settings A-D, unused with clear to good margins, few faults, very fine appearance, signed Sadri (Persiphila $4’000)
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20073
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 34-35) (Persiphila 11-12)
2sh black, unused, all four settings A-D, unused with touched to good margins, few faults, very fine appearance, signed Sadri (Persiphila $4’000)
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 20075
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 20076
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, a mint block of four from setting 4 – CD/AB, fine, signed and cert. Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20077
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
1sh black, a mint block of four from setting 4 – CD/AB, one with thin spot, fine, signed Sadri (Persiphila $350)
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 20078
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 5 – DA/BC, 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 20080
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » 1876 Narrow Spacing (SG 15-19) (Persiphila 13-17)
2sh bue, unused, all four settings A-D, unused with touched to good margins, few faults, very fine appearance, signed Sadri (Persiphila $2’600)
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR