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

17 lots
Lot 50256
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Die 1d to 10s mint short set with extras incl. SPECIMEN ovpt (Holmes type 3) on 1d to 10s short set, mostly fine (SG £1’100+)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50257
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Die 1d to £1 used selection on two album pages, the £1 with “MARIBOGO / B.B.” JA 10 88 cds, minor staining and cert. Brandon…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50258
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Die £5 Lilac & Black mint og, some tone spots, fine with fresh colour, rare (SG £4’000)
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50259
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) Unappropriated Die £5 with “MOCHUDI / B.B” 2 MR 06 cds, fine and rare, cert. RPS (1980) (SG £1’700)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 50260
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1888 (Dec) 4d on 1d Lilac & Black mint og (small tone spot), mint og (heavy hinge) and nice used, plus 1888 1/2d mint (SG £360)
Estimate: 40 – 50 GBP
Lot 50261
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1914-15 Waterlow Seahorses 2s6d and 5s Specimens plus 2s6d in sepia-brown and deep sepia-brown and 5s in rose-carmine (heavy gum creasing) and deep rose-carmine,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50262
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1916-19 De La Rue Seahorses mint group with three shades of the 2s6d and a 5s, mint hr, fine (SG £670)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50263
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1920-23 Bradbury Wilkinson 2s6d in chocolate brown with MAJOR RE-ENTRY variety, mint nh, slight gum toning and the odd natural gum wrinkle, fine and scarce…
Estimate: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 50264
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1938-52 1/2d to 10s mint nh set in top marginal blocks of four, all from the same position of the sheet with marginal cross at top, fresh and extremely…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50265
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1961 QEII 1R on 10s (type I) black and red-brown with “surcharge at base” variety in mint nh left marginal block of 6, superb condition, very rare, cert….
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50266
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
GUBULAWAYO, KANYE, SHOSHONG and TATI cds (with BECHUANALAND below) on 1888 (Aug) 1d on 1d lilac (3) or 1/2d vermilion (1), all cancelled to order (likely…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 50267
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
KURUMAN: Collection written up on 4 album pages incl. 5 stamps and 3 covers, incl. 1890 cover with 1888 2d tied by crisp cds, 1892 cover with 1891 2d tied…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50268
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
MACLOUTSIE: 1899 (Nov 20) Envelope endorsed “On Active Service / No Stamps available”, with Macloutsie Nov 20 cds, reverse with Palapye Nov 23 and Bulawayo…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50269
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
VRYBURG RETURNED LETTER OFFICE: 1892 (Dec 2) Incoming cover from Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, to Vryburg, with manuscript “Unkown / E.M.F.”, reverse with…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50270
Bechuanaland » Collections
1886-1952 Postal Stationery: Collection of the UPU unused stationery with sixteen showing SPECIMEN overprints from Queen Victoria to Elizabeth II, including…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50271
Bechuanaland » Collections
1886-1966 Old-time collection on seven large hand-drawn album pages showing a good deal of completion, mostly mint or unused including some UPU Specimen…
Estimate: 600 – 900 GBP
Lot 50272
Bechuanaland » Collections
1966-79, Botswana mint, used and cover collection in 2 albums and loose, the first album with stamps incl. specialised plate varieties and flaws throughout,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP