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

14 lots
Lot 50143
Great Britain » King George VI
1939 (Jun 9) KGV registered envelope sent to Tonga to the famous postmaster W. Quensell with many different cachets of the Tin Can Mail hs on front and…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50641
Tonga
1886-88 King George VI 6d die proof in red on thick unglazed card, 55x73mm, fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50642
Tonga
1893 2 1/2d on 2d (carmine ovpt) with inverted watermark, unused, two small thins, fine appearance and rare, unlisted by SG
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50643
Tonga
1893 2 1/2d on 2d (black ovpt) with variety fraction bar completely omitted in unused block of four with stamp below only showing a trace of the bar, minor…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 50644
Tonga
1894 1/2d on 4d vertical strip of 10 with sheet margin and sheet number, with four stamps showing the “SURCHARCE” variety and one showing “SURCHARCI”,…
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 50645
Tonga
1895 1/2d on 2 1/2d Vermilion imperf. vertically variety, unused left marginal, fine and very rare, unlisted by SG
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50646
Tonga
1896 Half- Penny- on 7 1/2d on 2 1/2d (Tongan overprint reading upwards) mint left marginal pair, some minor toning and some paper adhesion mostly in the…
Estimate: 40 – 50 GBP
Lot 50647
Tonga
1897 Issue group of four proofs on carton paper with SPECIMEN ovpts incl. imperf. 6d in brown, imperf. 2s6d pair in deep purple, imperf. 5s, and perforated…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50648
Tonga
1897 2s View of Haapai group of 6 forgeries (or poster stamps?) in very similar design to the issued stamp, in different colours (green (2), bistre, olive,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50649
Tonga
1897 2 1/2d Black & Blue showing double perforation at right variety, small part og, very unusual, the only one seen by the vendor
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50650
Tonga
1920-44 SPECIMENS group incl. 1920-35 7 1/2d ovpt Specimen, 1938 Queen Salote perfin Specimen set of 3 (toned gum), 1942-49 perfin Specimen set of 9 and…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50651
Tonga
1923-24 “TWO PENCE / PENI-E-UA” (type 28) ovpt albino impression struck 3 times on two pieces of buff paper, very unusual
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 50652
Tonga
OFFICIALS: 1893 (Feb) and 1893 (Oct) issues selection incl. 1893 (Feb) 2d, 4d, 8d and 1s on piece (split into two) tied by Nukualofa cds, unused set plus…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50653
Tonga
OFFICIALS: 1893 (Feb) Photographs of the Sperati forgeries of the 4d, 8d and 1s values, fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP