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

11 lots
Lot 20082
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with oval bars cancels, position 2, close to large margins, thins, very fine appearance
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 20083
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with central oval bars cancel, position 5, close to large margins, tiny thin spots, very fine appearance
Estimate: 600 – 900 GBP
Lot 20084
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with clear sharp oval bar cancel, position 6, four huge margins all round, ink hs on reverse, superb appearance, about as fine an example…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 20085
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with circular PAID cancel, position 6, good to large margins, very fine and rareExpertise: Signed A.Brun
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 20086
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with clear sharp oval bar cancel, position 6, good to large even margins, ink hs on reverse, very fine appearanceProvenance: Maurice Burrus,…
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 20087
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
THE UNIQUE USED BLOCK2d blue, RECONSTRUCTED BLOCK OF FOUR having been originally a block of four but separated into two horizontal pairs and franked two…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 GBP
Lot 20088
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used with part oval bars cancel, position 10, close to clear margins, thin, fine and rareExpertise: Cert. RPS (1979)
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 20089
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, used pair with oval bars cancels, positions 11-12, touched to very large margins, creases and thins, a very rare pair
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 20090
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, two singles, positions 6 & 8, close to large uneven margins, in combination with 1859-61 Britannia 6d blue, all cancelled or tied by black oval…
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Lot 20091
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
2d blue, horizontal right sheet marginal pair, positions 7-8, huge uneven margins, both cancelled by crisp black oval bars cancels, and tied by French…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20092
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Early Impressions (SG 36-37)
UNIQUE LAPIROT / DE LA RUE COMBINATION FRANKING2d deep blue, just touched to close margins, position 8, in combination with De La Rue 2d (defective), both…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP