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

41 lots
Lot 32049
Rhodesia
1892-93 £5 Sage-Green unused, faint small stain otherwise fine and scarce (SG £1’600)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 32050
Rhodesia
OUTSTANDING SHOWPIECE COLLECTION OF THE COAT OF ARMS ISSUES1892-1908 Attractive and valuable collection of mostly mint, neatly mounted and well annotated…
Estimate: 22’000 – 26’000 GBP
Lot 32051
Rhodesia
1896 1/2d to 1s set of 7 mint, very fine (SG £325) (SACC 51-57, R6,050)
Estimate: 70 – 90 GBP
Lot 32052
Rhodesia
1897 Coat of Arms 3d brown-red and slate-blue, IMPERF BETWEEN VERTICAL PAIR, unused with large part original gum, very fine and very rare (SG £4’750)
Estimate: 1’900 – 2’400 GBP
Lot 32053
Rhodesia
1898-1908 1s Deep Olive-Bistre mint hr, very fine (SG £350)Expertise: Cert. RPS (1966)
Estimate: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 32054
Rhodesia
1898-1908 1d Rose IMPERF. BETWEEN HORIZONTALLY in mint block of four, lightly mounted mint in lower sheet margin only, stamps never hinged, very fine and…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 32055
Rhodesia
1898-1908 Coat of Arms 1d red, IMPERF BETWEEN VERTICAL STRIP OF FOUR, unused with part original gum, bottom stamp with horizontal crease, a spectacular…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 32056
Rhodesia
1898-1908 Coat of Arms 3d claret, IMPERF BETWEEN VERTICAL PAIR, unused with large part original gum, very fine and scarce (SG £700)
Estimate: 280 – 320 GBP
Lot 32057
Rhodesia
1898-1908 Coat of Arms 4d olive, IMPERF BETWEEN VERTICAL PAIR, unused with large part original gum, very fine and scarce (SG £650)
Estimate: 280 – 320 GBP
Lot 32058
Rhodesia
1898-1908 Coat of Arms 1s olive bistre, IMPERF BETWEEN HORIZONTAL PAIR, unused with large part original gum, an important and extremely rare, cert. BPA…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’200 GBP
Lot 32059
Rhodesia
1898-1908 Coat of Arms 2s6d bluish grey, IMPERF BETWEEN TWO VERTICAL PAIRS making up a block of four, used with central ‘SALISBURY/23.6.09’ cds, very fine…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 32060
Rhodesia
1898-1908 £5 Deep blue, mint large part o.g., very fine, fresh and very scarce (SG £3’250 and SACC 86, R110’000)Expertise: Cert. BPA (1991)
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 32061
Rhodesia
1905 Victoria Falls 5d perf.14.5-15 mint hr with “bird in tree” variety, fine (SG £225)
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 32062
Rhodesia
1909-12 £2 Rosy Brown on blued paper mint large part og, very fine, fresh and very scarce, cert. RPS (1986) and BPA (2008) (SG £4’000) (SACC 112a, R90’000)
Estimate: 3’600 – 4’400 GBP
Lot 32063
Rhodesia
1909-12 Rhodesia ovpt £5 deep blue on bluish paper, bottom sheet marginal, unused with large part original gum, gum partly dulled by backing adherence…
Estimate: 3’800 – 4’200 GBP
Lot 32064
Rhodesia
1909-12 Rhodesia ovpt 1/2d to £2 mixed accumulation of album pages, showing a fine array of shades, mostly mint, some used, plus 1905 Victoria Falls set,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 32065
Rhodesia
OUTSTANDING SHOWPIECE COLLECTION OF THE DOUBLE HEAD ISSUES1910-13 Attractive and valuable collection of mostly mint, neatly mounted and well annotated…
Estimate: 24’000 – 28’000 GBP
Lot 32066
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Head 1s black & pale blue, mint, vertical pair from the ‘NO GASH’ plate (RHODESIA STUDY CIRCLE REF. “I”), very fine and very rareExpertise:…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 32067
Rhodesia
1910-13 2s purple-black and ultramarine, perf. 14, unused with large part original gum, fine & very rare, cert. RPS (2015) (SG £3’000)
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 32068
Rhodesia
1910-13 5d lake-brown and green, perf. 14, used with ‘REGISTERED/BULAWAYO/OC.5.12’ cds, some shortish perfs., very fine for this very rare shade, cert….
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 32069
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Head 2s6d Sepia & Deep Crimson with variety “gash in ear” (pos. R1/2), mint large part og, very fine and scarce (SG £1’275-£2’125, see footnote…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 32070
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 5s vermilion and deep green, mint hr (rather large but light), very fine (SG £325)
Estimate: 70 – 90 GBP
Lot 32071
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Head 5s deep rose-red and (brighter) yellow-green mint og from the “short gash” plate (Rhodesia Study Circle red “E”), very fine (SG £1’050-£1’750,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 32072
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Head 5s crimson and yellow-green mint large part og with flaw above the King’s head caused by foreign matter on the plate after the printing…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 32073
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 7s6d carmine and pale blue, mint o.g., with variety “gash in ear” (pos. R1/2), very fine and very rare (SG £1’950-£3’250, ee footnote…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 32074
Rhodesia
1910-13 7s6d scarlet and deep bright blue, used block of four with two superb strikes of the ‘GWELO/22.FEB.1912’ cto cds, lower pair with trace of horizontal…
Estimate: 2’200 – 2’800 GBP
Lot 32075
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads £1 lake-brown and slate-black mint large part og (Rhodesia Study Circle Ref RMG “F”), very fine and rare shade unlisted by SG and…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 32076
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads £1 scarlet and reddish mauve ERROR OF COLOUR mint NEVER HINGED top right corner marginal with sheet number “1”, some minor natural…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 GBP
Lot 32077
Rhodesia
1910-13 £1 scarlet and reddish mauve, perf. 14, unused with large part original gum, very fine & very rare, cert. Enzo Diena (1991) (SG £10’000)
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 GBP
Lot 32078
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 1/2d apple-green, Perf.15, mint NEVER HINGED, very fine, with photocopy of cert. RPS (1969) when it was in a block of 16 (SG £600)…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 32079
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 5d lake-brown & olive mint (hr with some paper adhesion), fine (SG £800)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 32080
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 6d perf.15 purple-brown and mauve with “Tiara Flaw” variety, used on piece with 1d and 3d Double Heads all tied by Bulawayo cds, fine
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 32081
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads £1 red and black, perf.15, mint large part o.g., very fine and extremely rare (SG £18’000) (SACC 179, R350,000)
Estimate: 12’500 – 15’000 GBP
Lot 32082
Rhodesia
1910-13 Double Heads 1/2d green perf.13 1/2, mint NEVER HINGED vertical pair, very fine (SG £700+) (SACC R34,000) (SACC 182a)Note : Please see boxed important…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 32083
Rhodesia
1910-13 1d bright carmine, perf. 13 1/2, unused with large part original gum, small perf. defect at top, fine & very rare, cert. RPS (1999) (SG £2’000)
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 32084
Rhodesia
1913-22 3s Chestnut and Bright Blue, head die II, perf 14, in mint nh upper left corner block of 4, mounted in margin only, very fine and attractive multiple…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 32085
Rhodesia
OUTSTANDING SHOWPIECE COLLECTION OF THE ADMIRAL ISSUES1913-24 Attractive and valuable collection of mostly mint, neatly mounted and well annotated on album…
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Lot 32086
Rhodesia
1966 Independence 9d mint nh top marginal vertical pair with OVERPRINT DOUBLE variety, very fine (SG £1’800+) (SACC 122a, R40’000)Expertise: Cert. PFSA…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 32087
Rhodesia
1966 Independence 5s mint nh with OVERPRINT DOUBLE variety, very fine (SG £850) (SACC 127a, R20,000)Expertise: Cert. PFSA (2009)
Estimate: 460 – 550 GBP
Lot 32088
Rhodesia
1929-52 Postage Dues 1d to 4d in marginal blocks of 12 (3×4), the 1d, 2d and 3d on a front, the 4d on small cover, all cancelled by 1946 Livingstone cds,…
Estimate: 220 – 300 GBP
Lot 32089
Rhodesia
1965 Coat of Arms 2s6d multicoloured, mint nh bottom sheet marginal IMPERFORATE imprint block of twelve for the only recorded sheet of sixty, fresh, very…
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 GBP