2020 March Egypt & Persia Online Auction – 31/3/2020

175 lots
Lot 1048
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1891 Mehrabi Issue group of three VARIETIES; incl. 1ch PRINTED ON BOTH SIDES, never hinged; 2ch imperf. in between vertical pair, mint lh; and 14ch imperf….
Estimate: 6’500 EUR
Lot 1053
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1892 Mehrabi Issue set of 9 in mint nh blocks of four, 7ch with perf. fault, 10ch with heavily split perfs, 2kr with the odd short perf., otherwise fine…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’400 EUR
Lot 1066
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1897 Mozaffar-eddin Shah Qajarwhite paper issue mint nh set of 16, 10kr with light horiz. bend, 50kr with a couple of short perfs, generally slightly toned…
Estimate: 90 EUR
Lot 1074
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1899 “PP” Overprinted set of 16, mint nh up to 5kr, 3kr with light horizontal bend otherwise very fine, and the 5kr mint hinged with some paper adherence…
Estimate: 1’100 EUR
Lot 1095
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1904 Postage Due 12ch with double overprint (one à cheval) variety, very fine, and 1ch mint hr with inverted “e” in “Taxe”, signed Champion, tiny thin
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 1125
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1919 “Provisoire” small group of three items incl. mint nh 1ch orange-yellow and black in right marginal block of nine, mint (one stamp hinged) 1ch pale…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 1136
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1924 Ahmed Shah Qajar Portrait Issue: 10Kr, 20Kr and 30Kr ‘key values’ in complete never hinged sheets of 100 each showing plate numbers in bottom margins,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 1137
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1924 Ahmed Shah Qajar Portrait Issue: 1ch, 6ch, 1kr, 2kr, 10Kr, 20Kr and 30Kr ‘key values’ in complete never hinged sheets of 100 each showing plate numbers…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 1147
Persia » 1925-1941 Riza Khan Pahlavi Shah (SG 602-O849)
1931-32 6ch Red-Orange & Violet with significant downward vertical shift of the ventral vignette in mint nh block of four, some heavy pre-printing paper…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 1154
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1942-46 10d Green with offset on reverse in mint lower right corner marginal block of six, mounted in the margins only, light diagonal gum bend, fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 1155
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1942-46 5d Red Orange with offset on reverse in mint upper right corner marginal block of four, mounted in the margins only, fine
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 1156
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1942-75, Group of varieties and errors incl. 1942-46 25d violet with vertical pre-printing fold in used vert. pair, two 1962 Tree Planting 2r with missing…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 1162
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1950 Moahammad Reza Shah Pahlavi 31st Birthday 1R in mint nh block of four with SPECIMEN overprint and hole punch, very fine, plus 25d pair with what looks…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 1164
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1951 2.50R Wedding and 1963 Freedom from Hunger 14R pair both showing light offsets on the reserves, both never hinged, 14R has one stamp with a gum bends,…
Estimate: 350 EUR
Lot 1165
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1951-52 25d Blue with imperf. at top variety (between stamp and margin) in mint nh block of four, some minor wrinkling at the top and a small black speck…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 1166
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1951-52 25d mint h blue in lower left corner marginal block of four with one stamp showing large smudge caused during printing, some minor handling bends,…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 1168
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1952 25d+25d to 1.50R+50d Inauguration of Shekh Saadi Mausoleum in Shiraz unissued semi-postals with values in tablets, mint lh, fine and rare as this…
Estimate: 3’600 EUR
Lot 1174
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1957-58 1R Dark Green mint nh vert. pair showing variety imperf. horizontally, very fine
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 1175
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1958 Parcel Post 2R blue, wmk Coat of Arms, mint nh imperf. top left corner marginal block of four, showing offset on reverse, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 1178
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1965-66 Postal Tax 50d emerald & carmine rose, wmk Coat of Arms in circle, in misperforated mint nh lower left corner marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 1179
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1965 Unissued UNESCO Eradication of Illiteracy, mint nh, very fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 1180
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1965-66 Postal Tax 2R violet & carmine rose, wmk Coat of Arms in circle, in misperforated mint nh left marginal block of four, some minor creasing, unusual
Estimate: 130 EUR
Lot 1181
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1967 Museum Week 5R with brown printed the gummed side, light corner bend at lower right, fine and scarce
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 1182
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1968 8R and 14R International Tennis Congress mint nh, prepared but withdrawn and returned to the central post office after the meeting was cancelled although…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 1183
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1971 Birds 6R showing leftward shift of the multi-colour printing, mint nh, some minor handling bends, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 1184
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1971 Rehabilitation of Prisoners 8r showing variety IMPERF. HORIZONTALLY in mint nh lower right corner marginal vertical pair, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 1185
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1972 Birds 1R with BLACK OMITTED in mint nh block of four, creased along the perfs horiz. and vertically in between with a little separation in the margin,…
Estimate: 1’700 EUR
Lot 1186
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1972 Regional Cooperation for Development Pact 5R with GREEN OMITTED (the border) in mint lower marginal block of four, lower right stamp with a repaired…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 1187
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1972 Birds 1R with BLUE OMITTED in mint nh block of four, crease along the horiz. perfs in between, very fine
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 1188
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1972 Development of Writing 2r showing variety IMPERF. HORIZONTALLY in mint nh top right corner marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 1189
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1972 Development of Writing 1r showing variety IMPERF. HORIZONTALLY in mint nh top right corner marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 1190
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1974 Seventh Asian Games 10R souvenir sheet showing downward shift of the magenta colour, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 1192
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1977 Tree of Learning 10R with GREEN OMITTED in mint nh lower marginal block of four with sheet number, very fine, plus normal mint nh block of four
Estimate: 180 EUR
Lot 1193
Persia » 1941-79 Mohammed Riza Pahlavi Shah (SG 850-2097)
1978 Bank Melli Iran 3R with partial offset on reverse (inverted) in mint nh left marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 2025
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1pi vermilion, horizontal mint nh IMPERFORATE PAIR, very fine and rare, ex. The Queen’s collection (NP $1500)
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 2028
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
2pi yellow, mint top sheet marginal block of six, showing one TETE-BECHE pair, fresh, very fine and scarce (NP $700+)
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2029
Egypt » 1879 Surcharges
5pa on 2 1/2pi violet & 10pa on 2 1/2pi violet, mint and used selection including inverted surcharges, mint blocks, singles some with misplaced surcharges…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 2048
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
10pa green, mint sheet marginal block of thirty, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 20 – 30 EUR
Lot 2056
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1m to 10pi complete set of eight in mint nh blocks of four, fresh and very fine
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2057
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1m brown, mint sheet marginal block of thirty, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 30 – 50 EUR
Lot 2058
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
2m bluish-green, mint sheet marginal block of thirty, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 30 – 50 EUR
Lot 2060
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
3m maroon, mint sheet marginal block of twenty-four, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2061
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
3m orange-yellow, mint sheet marginal block of thirty, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 40 – 60 EUR
Lot 2063
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
5m rose-carmine, mint sheet marginal block of thirty, fresh, very fine and a scarce multiple
Estimate: 40 – 60 EUR
Lot 2064
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
10pi mauve, mint nh cnr marginal block of ten, very fine (NP $300+)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 2068
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1915 Pictorials 100m corner marginal block of four Control Number A.22, mint never hinged, very fine and very rare
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
Lot 2069
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Overprints: 1m sepia, type III, mint nh horizontal strip of four, one with overprint, one with part overprint and two without ovpt, very fine…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 2070
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Overprints: 1m sepia, mint block of four with botton pair nh, all showing double overprint variety, very fine and scarce (NP $800+)
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 2073
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Overprints: 100m slate-black, wmk star and crescent, mint nh right marginal strip of four, very fine (NP $240+)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 2084
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 King Fouad first portrait issue 1m to 15m all in mint bottom left corner marginal control blocks of six, very fine
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR