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

21 lots
Lot 20093
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, unused without gum, very large to huge even margins, tiny insignificant thin, a superb showpiece (SG £9’500)Expertise: Cert. David Brandon (1997)
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20094
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
ONE OF ONLY TWO KNOWN STRIPS OF FOUR2d blue, horizontal STRIP OF FOUR, positions 1-4, touched to good margins, each used with oval bars in black, minor…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 20095
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used horizontal pair with oval bars cancels, position 1-2, close to very large uneven margins, thins, a scarce pair
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 20096
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with part bars cancel, position 2, good to huge margins, very fine
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 20097
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with clear large part oval bars cancel, position 3, large to huge margins, extremely fine, showpiece
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 20098
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with complete bars cancel, position 3, good to huge margins, very fine
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 20099
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with clear large part oval bars cancel, position 4, clear to large margins, very fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20100
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with crisp oval bars cancel, position 4, good to very large margins, small nick top right margin, very fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20101
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
ONE OF ONLY TWO KNOWN STRIPS OF FOUR2d blue, horizontal STRIP OF FOUR, positions 5-8, close to large margins, each cancelled with oval bars in black, some…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 20102
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with almost complete oval bars cancel, position 5, four clear even margins, horizontal wrinkle/crease at top, fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20103
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with almost complete target cancel, position 6, large to very large even margins, thins, very fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20104
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with oval bars cancel, position 7, good even margins, thins and tear at foot, fine appearance
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20105
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with circular PAID cancel, position 8, good to large margins, thins and crease, nice enough appearance
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 20106
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with clear crisp target cancel, position 9, close to large margins, tiny thins, very fine appearanceProvenance: Dale-Lichtenstein, March…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20107
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used, position 9, good to large margins tied on fragment in combination with Britannia 6d blue, unusual and a scarce combinationExpertise: Cert….
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 20108
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with oval bars cancel, position 10, large even margins, tiny thins and corner crease, very fine appearance and impression
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20109
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with oval bars cancel, position 11, large to huge margins, two small insignificant thins, very fine appearance and impression, showpiece
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 20110
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, used with oval bar cancel, position 12, four large even margins all round, marginal tear at right, very fine appearance and impressionProvenance:…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 20111
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, horizontal pair, positions 5-6, large even margins, both tied by black oval bars cancels, on 1859 folded entire from Port Louis via Suez and Marseille…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 20112
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
2d blue, single, position 3, touched at right to large uneven margins, in combination with 1858-62 Britannia (6d) vermilion, both tied by clear black target…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 20113
Mauritius » 1859 Lapirot Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 38)
UNIQUE MIXED FRANKING COVER2d blue, two singles, showing intermediate and worn impressions, positions 8 and 4, both neatly tied by oval bars cancels, on…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 GBP