2020 Spring Auctions – 30/6/2020 – 2/7/2020

124 lots
Lot 31366
Gibraltar
1826-54, Group of five stampless covers from Gibraltar each showing the “DE GIBr. / S. ROQUE / ANDA. BAXA” hs, two particularly attractive covers to Genova…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31367
Gibraltar
1849 (May 9) Wrapper from Gibraltar to France bearing a fine strike of the rare small arc ”GIBRALTAR” hs, with Marseille arrival adjacent, fine and rare
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 31368
Gibraltar
1855 (Jul 23) Entire from Gibraltar with Spain 1855 4c, fine to good margins, tied by barred oval, with San Roque cds adjacent, reverse with Cadiz arrival,…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31369
Gibraltar
1886 1/2d to 1s SPECIMEN set of 7 with part to large part og, a couple with minr imperfections otherwise fine and rare set (SG £5’500)
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31370
Gibraltar
1886 4d, 6d and 1s with seriffed SPECIMEN hs, no gum, minor traces of toning and 6d creased, a unique and important trioNote: Illustrated and discussed…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31371
Gibraltar
1886 1/2d to 1s mint group incl. 1/2d (7), 1d (6 + 1 used), 2d (4), 2 1/2d (3 + 1 used), 4d (4), 6d (2) and 1s (3), mixed condition with some unused (SG…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31372
Gibraltar
1886 1/2d Dull Green in mint upper marginal plate block of four from plate 1, two stamps mint nh, a couple of light bends, a fine positional multiple (SG…
Estimate: 40 – 50 GBP
Lot 31373
Gibraltar
1886 1d Rose-Red in mint upper right corner marginal plate block of four from plate 1, two stamps mint nh, one with a couple of small wrinkles, a fine…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31374
Gibraltar
1886 2d Purple Brown mint block of 9 with interpanneau margin at left, hinged on the top stamps only, very fine and fresh multiple (SG £1’260)Provenance:…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31375
Gibraltar
1886 2d Purple-Brown in mint upper right corner marginal plate block of four from plate 1, one stamp mint nh which has a diagonal gum bend, a fine positional…
Estimate: 200 – 260 GBP
Lot 31376
Gibraltar
1886 2 1/2d Ultramarine in mint block of four, lower stamp mint nh, tone spot at right otherwise a very fine multiple (SG £800+)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31377
Gibraltar
1886 2 1/2d Ultramarine with BLUE-BLACK OVERPRINT, mint hr, fine (SG £500)Expertise: Cert. BPA (1999)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31378
Gibraltar
1886 4d Orange-Brown in mint lower left corner marginal plate block of four from plate 1, lower stamps mint nh, a fine positional multiple (SG £760+)
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 31379
Gibraltar
1886 6d Deep Lilac in mint lower left corner marginal plate block of four from plate 1, one stamp mint nh, thinned in the margin on the “1” on the surface,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31380
Gibraltar
1886 1s Yellow-Brown in mint block of four, one stamp mint nh, a fine multiple (SG £1’800+)
Estimate: 700 – 900 GBP
Lot 31381
Gibraltar
1886-87 1/2d to 1s SPECIMEN set of 7, fine (SG £500)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31382
Gibraltar
1886-87 1/2d to 1s mint group incl. 1/2d (4), 1d (3), 2d (4), 2 1/2d (3), 4d (3), 6d (2) and 1s (1 + 1 unused + 1 used), showing different shades, some…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31383
Gibraltar
1886-87 2d Purple-Brown with INVERTED WATERMARK variety, mint, fine (SG £850)
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 31384
Gibraltar
1886-87 2 1/2d Blue with INVERTED WATERMARK variety, mint hr, a little discolouration otherwise fine (SG £400)
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31385
Gibraltar
1886-87 2 1/2d Blue with INVERTED WATERMARK variety, mint hr, bent corner perf. at top right otherwise fine (SG £400)
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31386
Gibraltar
1889-96 5c, 10c, 20c, 25c, 50c, 75c, 1p and 5p and 40c block of four, group of imperforate imprimaturs in the issued colours on gummed watermarked paper,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31387
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge set of 7 with SPECIMEN overprint, mint part og to large part og, fine (SG £375)
Estimate: 75 – 90 GBP
Lot 31388
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge mint group incl. 5c on 1/2d (3), 10c on 1c (2), 25c on 2c (2 + 2 with variety “small I” + 1 with variety “broken N”), 25c on 2 1/2d /2 +…
Estimate: 120 – 200 GBP
Lot 31389
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge 25c on 5d with “short I” variety and SPECIMEN overprint, large part og, short perf. at foot, fine and very rare with only seven possibleProvenance:…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31390
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge 25c on 5d with “short I” variety in mint left marginal block of 6, with the second column also showing “5 with short foot”, only light hinge…
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 31391
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge 25c on 5d with “broken N” variety in mint lower right corner marginal plate block of 6 from plate “1”, variety mint nh, slight gum creasing…
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 31392
Gibraltar
1889 25c on 2 1/2 Bright Blue mint horizontal strip of 3 with the centre stamp showing variety “broken N” (R10/5), fine (SG £383)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31393
Gibraltar
1889 Surcharge 25c on 2 1/2d with “broken N” variety and SPECIMEN overprint, no gum, fine and very rare with only sixpossibleProvenance: Ex Kayfetz
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 31394
Gibraltar
1889 75c on 1s Bistre mint left marginal block of four, the second vertical pair both showing the “5” with short foot variety, very fine (SG £410+)
Estimate: 160 – 200 GBP
Lot 31395
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 5c to 5p set of 11 with SPECIMEN type D12 overprint, large part og, mostly very fine, plus extra 2p with toned matt gum (SG £450)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31396
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 5c to 5p set of 12 (incl. both 20c) with SPECIMEN hs diagonally applied in Gibraltar, part og to large part og except 5p with…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31397
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency mint group incl. 5c (5, block of four + 1 inverted wmk which looks regummed), 10c (5), 20c olive-green & brown (5), 20c olive-green…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31398
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 10c carmine with VALUE OMITTED mint, couple of small trivial wrinkles at top, fine with fresh colour, rare (SG £7’000)
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31399
Gibraltar
1889-96 10c Carmine with VALUE OMITTED in mint reconstructed lower right corner marginal block of four, with top two stamps re-attached to the lower pair,…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 GBP
Lot 31400
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 20c olive-green and brown in mint nh block of 18 with interpanneau margin at left, some minor fox spots on the gum, two stamps…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 31401
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 20c olive-green in mint nh interpanneau block of eight, very fine (SG £144+)
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 31402
Gibraltar
1889-96 Spanish Currency 75c olive-green in mint lower left corner plate block of 6 from plate “1”, one stamp just lightly hinged, top left stamp with…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 31403
Gibraltar
1895 Imperforate colour trials of the 20c and 2p values with HAND-PAINTED DUTY TABLETS, on gummed unwatermarked paper in brown-purple and slate respectively,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31404
Gibraltar
1895 Imperforate colour trials of the 1p, two examples on gummed unwatermarked paper, with keyplate in bistre and duty tablets in mauve and ultramarine,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31405
Gibraltar
1895 Imperforate colour trials of the 5p, set of 3, on gummed unwatermarked paper, with keyplate in black and duty tablets in mauve, ultramarine and carmine,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31406
Gibraltar
1898 Sterling Currency 2d and 6d with diagonal SPECIMEN hs applied in Gibraltar, part to large part og, very fine and very rareNote: See the London Philatelist…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 31407
Gibraltar
1898 Sterling Issue 1/2d to 1s set of 7 in mint blocks of four plus 1/2d in interpane gutter block of four, the 2 1/2d with minor faults, 4d & 6d with…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 31408
Gibraltar
1898 Sterling Currency mint group incl. 1/2d (2), 1d (2), 2d (3), 2 1/2d (2, one with plate number in margin), 4d (3, one with repaired corner), 6d (3,…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31409
Gibraltar
1898 Sterling Currency 1s mint strip of six from the top of the left pane with margins and plate number “2”, stamps mint nh, some perf. separation, very…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31410
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII undenominated master die proof as used for the low values in black on glazed card, dated “4 NOV. 02” and handstamped “BEFORE HARDENING”, fine…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 31411
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII undenominated master die proof for the low values in black on glazed card, reduced to 43x35mm, with pencil date Nov 4 1902 and initials at lower…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31412
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII undenominated master die proof for the low values in black on glazed card, reduced to stamp size, very fine and rareNote: Illustration in the…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 31413
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII 1d Die proof in black on glazed card, 92x60mm, dated 28 JAN 03 with “AFTER HARDENING” hs, initialled “GCG” at lower right, very fine and rareNote:…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31414
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII 1d Die proof in black on glazed card, 92x60mm, dated 23 JAN 03 with “BEFORE HARDENING” hs, stamped with initials “JA” at lower right. very fine…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31415
Gibraltar
1902 KEVII undenominated master die proof for the high values in black on glazed card, 92x60mm, dated 3 DEC 02 with “BEFORE HARDENING” hs, very fine and…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP