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

33 lots
Lot 1022
Persia » 1868-1896 Nasr ed-Din Shah Issues » Later Issues
1881 Lithographed Mitra Issue set of three imperf. proofs on thick ungummed paper, 5c with tear, 10c and 25c in matching right marginals with printer’s…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 1106
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1910 Unissued Parcel Post (Colis Postaux) stamps for the Coronation 10T to 100T mint hr, the 100T with light horizontal crease otherwise fine
Estimate: 220 EUR
Lot 2017
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
5pa to 10pi complete set of seven proofs, imperforate on unwmkd paper, very fine
Estimate: 80 – 120 EUR
Lot 2031
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa die proof in black, ‘BEFORE HARDENING’ and dated ‘Nov 13, 1878’, some oxidisation, scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2032
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa to 5pi part set of six, imperforate proofs with inverted wmk, some thins, a scarce lot, some signed Holcombe
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 2042
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
20pa die proof in black on glossy card (92 x 60mm), with inscription ‘BEFORE HARDENING’ and dated ‘Nov 19, 1878’, some oxidisation, scarce
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 2062
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
5m plate proof in black on glossy very thick carton paper, right sheet marginal block of four, fine and very scarce
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 2067
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1914 Complete set of imperforates proofs on mint nh unwmkd paper, very fine and scarce (NP $360+)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 2083
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 First Portrait Issue 3m pale brown imperf. block of four, 5m red-brown colour trial wmk upright imperf. block of four on gummed paper, and 15m…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2085
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 First Portrait Issue: 1m black, colour trial in imperf. gummed wmkd paper, block of four, crease at bottom, very fine (NP $260+)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2089
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 First Portrait Issue: 15m deep blue and 200m mauve, both overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ pasted in ‘THE PHOTOGRAVURE PROCESS’ booklet by B. Guy Harrison,…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 2090
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 First Portrait Issue: 200m mauve, colour trial in imperf. ungummed unwmkd paper, block of four, very fine (NP $260+)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2097
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1927-1937 King Fouad Second Portrait Issue 10m Violet and 13m carmine rose both Imperforate “cancelled” on reverse, very fine
Estimate: 300 – 350 EUR
Lot 2098
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1927-1937 King Fouad Second Portrait Issue 15m purple marginal top and 20m ultramarine both “cancelled” on reverse (key values), very fine, rare
Estimate: 400 – 450 EUR
Lot 2103
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1927-1937 King Fouad Second Portrait Issue 500m brown and greenish blue (frame lithographed) “Cancelled” on reverse, very fine, rare
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 2104
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1927-1937 King Fouad Second Portrait Issue, £1 deep green and red-brown (frame lithographed) imperforate “cancelled” on reverse, very fine, rare
Estimate: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 2118
Egypt » 1936-1952 King Farouk Definitives
1944-1951 King Farouk “Military” Issue part set imperforate “cancelled” on reverse to 200m (13 values), very fine, rare
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2132
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1927 Cotton Congress set of three, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, very fine (NP $210+)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2137
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Arab League Congress set of seven, mint nh Royal misperfs in sheet marginal blocks of four, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, and normal set…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 2138
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1931 Agricultural & Industrial Exhibition set of three, mint nh Royal misperfs in sheet marginal blocks of four, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles,…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 2140
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1933 Aviation Congress set of five, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, and normal set in control blocks of four, very fine…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 2145
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 International Telecommunications Conference set of three, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, and normal set in control…
Estimate: 440 – 500 EUR
Lot 2148
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1938 Cotton Congress set of three, mint nh cnr marginal Royal misperf blocks of four, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, plus normal set in control…
Estimate: 900 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 2151
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1944 Death of Ismail Pasha 10m olive-green, mint nh Royal misperfs corner sheet marginal block of four, plus Royal cancelled back block of four, plus normal…
Estimate: 500 – 600 EUR
Lot 2153
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1945 Arab Countries Union set of two, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, plus normal set in control blocks of four, very…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 2154
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1946 Visit of The King of Saudi Arabia 10m green, mint nh cnr marginal Royal misperf block of four, plus Royal cancelled back single, very fine (NP $465+)
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2156
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1946 First Postage Stamp set of four, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of top marginal singles, plus 1m marginal single showing misplaced…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’400 EUR
Lot 2162
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1949 Mixed Courts 10m green, mint nh cnr marginal Royal misperf pair, plus Royal cancelled back single, very fine (NP $295+)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 2168
Egypt » Commemoratives 1914-1953
1951 First Mediterranean Games set of three, mint nh Royal misperfs, plus Royal cancelled back set of singles, plus normal set in control blocks of four,…
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 2224
Egypt » Egypt British Military Post
1932 1pi marginal imperforate proof pair showing frame only, on gummed paper, very fine (NP $500+)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 2225
Egypt » Egypt British Military Post
1932 1pi marginal imperforate proof block of four, on gummed paper, very fine (NP $300+)
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 2237
Egypt » Airmails
1941 Airmails complete set of four top marginal singles with Royal cancelled back, very fine (NP $220)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2248
Egypt » Officials
1926 Official Stamps Amiri set of twelve values 1m to 50m “cancelled” on reverse, imperforate, very fine (from the Royal Palace Collections)
Estimate: 400 – 450 EUR