2019 June Summer Auction Series – 4/6/2019 – 7/6/2019

70 lots
Lot 30196
Saudi Arabia » Incoming Mail
1934 Incoming taxed mail: Cover from India (21.5) via Kantara (27.5) and Port Taufiq (28.5) to the British Vice-Consul in Jeddah, underfranked with 6 1/2…
Estimate: 150 – 260 EUR
Lot 50119
India » Airmails
1911 First U.K. Aerial Post card with GB KGV 1/2d (2) tied by FIRST UNITED KINGDOM / AERIAL POST / LONDON/ SP 12 / 1911 / 2 cds addressed to India with…
Estimate: 200 – 260 GBP
Lot 50374
India
1854 8a Light Blue & Red-Brown “Captain Thullier’s essay”, pin hole under “G”, horizontal crease and ink marks by crown, scarce, cert. RPS (2010) (Spence…
Estimate: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 50375
India
1854 2a Green trial lithograph vertical pair showing rectangular and octagonal designs on lighter yellowish wove paper, some foxing otherwise fine (Spence…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50376
India
1854 2a Green trial lithograph vertical pair showing rectangular and octagonal designs on lighter yellowish wove paper, some heavy foxing otherwise fine…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50377
India
1891 4a Vermilion and Blue reprint with wavy lines and rosettes in vermilion in pair from plate XXVI (pos.3-4) on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, with…
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 50378
India
1891 4a Vermilion and Blue reprint horizontal pair from plate XXVI (pos.19-20), with outer frame of wavy lines and rosettes in each corner on yellowish…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50379
India
1894 4a Vermilion and Blue reprint with wavy lines and rosettes in vermilion from plate XXVI (pos.15) on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, “SPECIMEN”…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50380
India
1891 4a Vermilion and Blue reprint (pos.24) with inverted head, SPECIMEN on reverse, fine (Spence 16, rating O1)
Estimate: 70 – 90 GBP
Lot 50381
India
1891 4a Aniline Red and Blue reprint on yellowish unwatermarked wove paper, heavy hinge and thin (Spence 19, rating O2)
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50382
India
1891 4a Red and Blue reprint with issued head from plate XXVII (pos.11) on yellowish unwatermarked wove paper, fine, cert. RPS (2009) (Spence 25, rating…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50383
India
1854 1a Blue “Captain Thullier’s” essay, single impression on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, without gum as prepared, toned with spots not affecting…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50384
India
1890 2a Sage Green proof (rectangular design) on yellowish pelure paper, small wrinkle, very fine (Spence 28, rating O1)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50385
India
1890 1a Blue “Captain Thullier’s” essay reprint, pair on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, without gum as prepared, small tear at right not touching…
Estimate: 220 – 260 GBP
Lot 50386
India
1894 4a Blue and Red reprint with issued head from plate XXVII (pos.12) on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, couple of natural paper flaws, very fine,…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50387
India
1894 4a Blue and Red reprint with head die III and frame die II, marginal vertical pair (pos.R1/2 and R2/2) on unwatermarked wove paper, couple of small…
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 50388
India
1894 4a Vermilion and Pale Blue reprint in complete sheet of 24 with issued head on yellowish wove paper with British Coat of Arms watermark (upright),…
Estimate: 3’000 – 3’400 GBP
Lot 50389
India
1894 4a Brown Red and Dark Blue reprint in top right corner marginal block of four from plate XXVII (pos.5-6 & 11-12) on yellowish unwatermarked wove paper,…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50390
India
1894 4a Brown Red and Dark Blue reprint in top right corner marginal block of four from plate XXVII (pos.5-6 & 11-12) on yellowish unwatermarked wove…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50391
India
1894 4a Vermilion and Pale Blue reprint in complete sheet of 24 with issued head on “J. WHATMAN 1874” watermarked (inverted) thin yellowish wove paper,…
Estimate: 1’600 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 50392
India
1891 4a Red and Blue reprint in strip of three from plate XXX on unwatermarked medium white wove paper, with “Specimen.” on reverse of each stamp, heavy…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50393
India
1891 4a Red and Blue reprint with essay head in pair from plate XXX on unwatermarked yellowish wove paper, with “SPECIMEN” on reverse of each stamp, couple…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 50394
India
1894 4a Vermilion and Pale Blue reprint in complete sheet of 12 with essay head, with “FACSIMILE COPY – 1894” at foot, small central tear, vert. fold through…
Estimate: 2’000 – 2’400 GBP
Lot 50395
India
1894 4a Vermilion and Pale Blue reprint with essay head, wavy lines and rosettes in pale blue, lower marginal single from plate XXX (pos.10) on watermarked…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50396
India
1854 1/2a Reddish Brown “Captain Thullier’s” essay, cut to stamp size on unwatermarked wove paper, without gum as issued, toned and minor surface blemish…
Estimate: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 50397
India
1883 2a Green trial reprint from the original plate on unwatermarked white wove paper in block of four, very fine (Spence 79, rating O1)
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 50398
India
1894 1/2a Blue reprint block of 18 (pos.51-56, 59-64, 67-72) with SPECIM(EN) on reverse in large letters, very fine, cert. RPS (2009) (Spence 99, rating…
Estimate: 440 – 500 GBP
Lot 50399
India
1894 1/2a Blue reprint strip of 8 with SPECIMEN on reverse in large letters, central fold between stamps and a couple of heavy hinges (Spence 99, rating…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50400
India
1894 1/2a Reddish Brown reprint with crosses in upper corners, part sheet with vertical block of six (pos 1, 2, 9, 10, 17 & 18) with (SPECIM)EN on reverse…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 50401
India
1894 1/2a Reddish Brown reprint in strip of eight (pos.57-64) on yellowish wove paper with SPECIMEN on reverse in large capital letters, vert. fold at…
Estimate: 160 – 200 GBP
Lot 50402
India
1854 Assortment on old approval book pages incl. 1/2a (19), 1a (29), 2a (10) and 4a (5 cut to shape and 1 cut square), plus a few proofs/reprints plus…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50403
India
1854 4a Red & Blue with crisp “124” numeral of Aden, cut to shape with good margins, very fine
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50404
India
1869 1/2a Colour trials in pale blue (as issued) and pale chalky blue in blocks of 4 from lower right corner of upper right pane with part inscriptions…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50405
India
1911-22 12a Die proof in black on De La Rue striking book piece with “April 14th / 256 leads”, fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50406
India
1918 1 1/2a Essay in sepia, stamp size and mounted in sunken card frame with ms “3” and “14th Oct 18” at top, very fine, ex De La Rue archives (Robson…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50407
India
1921 “NINE PIES” group of five essays in different styles on the 1911-22 1a carmine, all hinged to a piece of laid paper, very fine, cert. BPA (2013)
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50408
India
1930 (Nov 1) Imperial Airways “City of Washington” crash mail cover, flown Karachi-Croydon with KGV airmail 2a, 3a, 4a and 6atied by Park Town cds, with…
Estimate: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 50409
India
1932 (Oct 1) Calcutta-Saigon airmail with KGV airmail 2a & 3a and 9p definitive tied by Calcutta cds, Saigon Cochinchine arrival bs. very fine
Estimate: 60 – 70 GBP
Lot 50410
India
1936 KEVIII 1/2a photographic essay in black, fine
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50411
India
1947 (Aug 21) Portland Flying Boat crash mail, 1 1/2a postal stationery envelope uprated with 2R 7 1/2a franking on reverse, sent registered from General…
Estimate: 200 – 260 GBP
Lot 50412
India
1948 Gandhi mint nh set of 4, very fine (SG £425)
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 50413
India
1948 Gandhi mint nh set of four, very fine (SG £425)
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 50414
India
1948 Gandhi mint nh set of 4 in corner marginal pairs (three from the upper right and one from the upper left), a few faint tone spots on the gum, very…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 50415
India
1948 (Aug 15) Gandhi illustrated first day cover with complete set tied by Alipore cds, fine
Estimate: 700 – 800 GBP
Lot 50416
India
1951 Unissued Health 1a maroon, 4a orange-brown and 1R blue handpainted essays, each on card with ms “31.1.51” and the 1a and 4a with “H.C. (High Commissioner)…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 50417
India
1957 Map series 2np group of colour trials (16) incl. one in issued colour, part gum, fine
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50418
India
1963 Freedom From Hunger 15np colour trials (4) in mauve, orange-brown, olive and grey-blue (as issued), on watermarked gummed paper
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 50419
India
1986 Sagarmal Gopa 50np colour trials (4) with centre in mauve, orange-brown, olive and grey (as issued), no gum, fine
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 50420
India
1988 Kuladhar Chaliha 60np colour trials (4) with centre in mauve, orange-brown, olive and grey (as issued), no gum, fine
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 50421
India » Officials
1948 Gandhi “SERVICE” 1 1/2a mint top marginal block of four, some gum faults on two stamps and light tone spots on the gum, fine appearance (SG £440+)
Estimate: 200 – 260 GBP