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

37 lots
Lot 20137
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1d red, unused single without gum, clear even margins, a fine and an extremely rare unused single (SG £10’000)Provenance: Dale-Lichtenstein, March 1970…
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 GBP
Lot 20138
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1d deep red vermilion, used horizontal pair with oval bars cancel, large to huge margins, showing impressions out of alignment and one with “stitch”, minor…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 20139
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1d red, used horizontal pair with oval bars cancel, good to huge margins, extremely fine and a rare pair (SG £3’400+)Expertise: Signed Herbert Bloch, Cert….
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 20140
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
UNIQUE COMBINATION COVER1d red, HORIZONTAL STRIP OF THREE, clear to large margins, together in combination with Post Paid 1d from the worn impression,…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 GBP
Lot 20141
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
MAJOR UNUSED RARITY1d dull vermilion, unused horizontal pair, touched to clear margins, without gum, a fine and an extremely rare unused multiple (SG £20’000+)Provenance:…
Estimate: 10’000 – 12’000 GBP
Lot 20142
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
1d dull vermilion used with good margins, void barred oval cancel, small and slight thin, fine appearance (SG £1’400)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 20143
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
UNIQUE PRINTED MATTER USAGE1d dull vermilion, HORIZONTAL PAIR, clear to large margins, tied neat black target cancels, on 1860 folded printed circular…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 GBP
Lot 20144
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
COMPLETE SET ON COVER1d dull vermilion and 2d pale blue, both with clear to very large or huge margins, cancelled or tied by oval bars cancel, on 1862…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 GBP
Lot 20145
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
COMBINATION COVER2d slate-blue, good to very large margins, together in combination with Britannia 1858-62 (4d) green, both cancelled or tied by oval bars…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 GBP
Lot 20146
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d slate-blue, used vertical pair tied on fragment by complete oval bars cancels, positions 40/46, good to large uneven margins, showing retouch in right…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 20147
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
THE LARGEST RECORDED MULTIPLE OF THE 2d DARDENNE ISSUE2d blue, VERTICAL STRIP OF FOUR, positions 6, 12, 18, 24, clear to very large uneven margins, used…
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Lot 20148
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
PLATE FLAW RETOUCHED BELOW THE “TWO”2d blue, horizontal pair, positions 7-8 with position 7 showing retouched below the “TWO”, good to large even margins,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 20149
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 14, large even margins, used with clear complete central oval bar cancel, light corner crease, very fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20150
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d pale blue, used horizontal pair with part oval bars cancels, position 31-32, good to huge margins, a very fine pair
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 20151
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 31, good to very large margins, used with part oval bar cancel, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20152
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
EXTREMELY RARE USAGE WITH INDIA CANCEL2d blue, horizontal pair, positions 45-46, very large margin to huge margins with portions of adjoining stamps at…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 20153
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 45, large to huge even margins, used with oval bar cancel, showing dramatic printing flaw bottom right, trace of thin. very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20154
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
THE UNIQUE STRIP OF THREE2d blue, VERTICAL STRIP OF THREE, positions 54, 60, 66, good to very large even margins, used with oval bars, usual attractive…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 20155
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, vertical pair, good to very large margins, positions 54/60, used with part oval bar cancel, very fine appearance and scarce in a pairProvenance:…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 20156
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 6, good to large margins, used with oval bar cancel, showing dramatic printing flaws bottom right, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20157
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 71, good to very large margins, used with clear central oval bar cancel, vertical crease, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20158
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 10, good to very large margins, used with circular PAID cancel, central thin, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20159
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 34, good to very large margins, used with circular oval bar cancel, minor creases, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20160
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, position 45, good to huge margins, used with circular PAID cancel, minor creases, superb appearance
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 20161
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, mixed lot of used, mostly with good to large margins, some with defects and thins, a mixed assembly, all with very fine to superb appearances…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 20162
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, mixed lot of used, mostly without margins, some with defects and thins, a mixed assembly (12, incl. positions 9, 55, 8, 50 (retouch below TWO),…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 20163
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
FIRST DAY OF USAGE OF THE TWO PENCE DARDENNE2d blue, horizontal pair, good to large margins, positions 41-42, cancelled or tied by superb circular PAID…
Estimate: 6’000 – 9’000 GBP
Lot 20164
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, horizontal pair, good to huge margins and showing portions of an adjoining stamp below, positions 43-44, cancelled or tied by oval bars cancel,…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 20165
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
EXTREMELY RARE DESTINATION TO RUSSIA (FINLAND)2d intense blue shade, very close at bottom to very large margins, position 69, tied by superb circular ‘PAID’…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20166
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
DARDENNE / DE LA RUE COMBINATION2d blue, cut in to good margins on one side, in combination with De La Rue 4d rose, both tied by black oval bars, on envelope…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 20167
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d pale blue, unused single without gum, position 28 showing cut transfer type 2, clear to very large margins, a fine and an extremely rare unused single…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 20168
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d pale blue, unused single without gum, position 52, good to huge margins, showing retouch below “TWO”, superb and an extremely rare unused single with…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20169
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, horizontal pair, positions 1-2, large to very large even margins, used with oval bars, some faults, very fineProvenance: Caspary, February 1958…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 20170
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d pale blue, used vertical pair partial oval bars cancels, position 14/20, large to huge margins, showing retouch in right margin, very fine & scarce…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 20171
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d pale blue, used horizontal pair with part ovals bars cancels, position 39-40, good to huge uneven margins, showing attractive ornate watermark, creases,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 20172
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
EXTREMELY RARE DESTINATION TO DENMARK2d pale blue, very close at bottom left to large uneven margins, tied by black target cancel, on 1860 folded entire…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20173
Mauritius » 1859 Dardenne Issue (SG 41-44)
2d blue, with usual ink flaw, cut in to good margins on one side, tied by black oval bars cancel and manuscript “Stamped”, on 1860 miniature envelope sent…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP