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June 2014 Specialised Auction – Tasmania & British Guiana – 27/6/2014

Lot 50200
Australia » Tasmania
ONE OF ONLY 5 KNOWN COVERS WITH PORT ARTHUR HANDSTAMP 1858 (Mar 18) Envelope from Port Arthur to Hobart with 1857-69 2d yellow-green and 4d blue, mixed…
Estimation: 2’000 EUR
Lot 50201
Australia » Tasmania
1858 (Dec 13) Entire from Hobart to England with 1857-69 1d brick red, 2d green, 1858 1s and 1860 6d, mixed margins, tied by « 62 » numerals with Hobart…
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 50202
Australia » Tasmania
1859 (Apr 14) Entire from Launceston to England with 1857-69 1d brick-red strip of three, mixed margins, and 1860 6d cancelled by « 60 » numerals with despatch…
Estimation: 400 EUR
Lot 50203
Australia » Tasmania
1859 (Nov 14) Envelope from Launceston to Ireland with 1857-69 COMPLETE SET of values with 1d brick red, 2d deep green and 4d pale blue, very mixed margins,…
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 50204
Australia » Tasmania
1857-69 Complete Set Of Values On Cover 1860 (Feb 12) Mourning envelope from SANDSPITS (datelined on letter) to the USA with 1857-69 1d dull vermilion,…
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 50205
Australia » Tasmania
1861 (Feb 2) Entire from Hobart to Victoria with two 1857-69 1d brick-red, mixed margins, and 4d pale blue showing double « kiss print », cancelled by « 60 »…
Estimation: 300 EUR
Lot 50206
Australia » Tasmania
1861 (Sep 21) Wrapper from Hobart to England with 1857-69 1d pale red-brown, 4d pale blue pair and 1858 1s vermilion, 1s just touched others clear margins,…
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 50207
Australia » Tasmania
1862 (Jan 23) & 1862 (Jun 23) Pair of covers from the same correspondence (with printed « VIA MARSEILLES ») showing the 1/4oz rate and the 1/2oz rate via…
Estimation: 1’500 EUR
Lot 50208
Australia » Tasmania
1862 (Apr 24) Mourning envelope from Launceston to the USA with two 1857-69 1d brick-red and two 1860 6d, mixed margins, tied by « 52 » numerals with despatch,…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50209
Australia » Tasmania
1864 (Apr 23) Envelope sent registered from Brighton to India with 1857-69 4d blue strip of four and 2d slate green, mixed margins, paying 6d overseas…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50210
Australia » Tasmania
1864 (Jun 23) Envelope from Hobart to England with 1857-69 2d slate green vert. pair and 1860-67 6d tied by dumb barred ovals, 6d touched at top, with…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50211
Australia » Tasmania
Unique 2d Suburban Franking 1864 (Jul 7) Envelope sent locally within 5 miles of Hobart with 1857-69 2d slate green, touched at top right, tied by dumb…
Estimation: 3’000 EUR
Lot 50212
Australia » Tasmania
UNIQUE USAGE OF THE COMPLETE SET OF IMPERF CHALON VALUES 1865 (Nov 12) Front (affixed to card) sent registered from Circular Head to England with set…
Estimation: 1’200 EUR
Lot 50213
Australia » Tasmania
1866 (Nov 11) Envelope from Hobart to England with 1857-69 4d blue (Govt. printing) and 1858 6d dull lilac, with 6d possibly touched at left otherwise…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50214
Australia » Tasmania
1868 (Mar 26) Front from Bothwell to Hobart with 1857-69 1d carmine strip of three, cut into at bottom left in combination with 1863-71 1d carmine perf.10,…
Estimation: 300 EUR
Lot 50215
Australia » Tasmania
WITHDRAWN 1868 (Apr 23) Envelope from Hobart to England with 1857-69 4d blue, fine to large margins, and 1863-71 2d yellow-green perf.10 (perf. faults)…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50216
Australia » Tasmania
1858 6d Die proof in black on India paper cut to shape and affixed on card, 39x43mm, very fine and rare
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 50217
Australia » Tasmania
1858 1s Die proof in black on India affixed on card and cut to shape, 35x41mm, minor discolouration to card, rare
Estimation: 1’500 EUR
Lot 50218
Australia » Tasmania
1867 Reprinted die proof by De La Rue (from the Perkins & Bacon dies) for the Paris Exhibition, 6d in royal purple, small natural paper flaw not noticeable,…
Estimation: 1’500 EUR
Lot 50219
Australia » Tasmania
1867 Reprinted die proof by De La Rue (from the Perkins & Bacon dies) for the Paris Exhibition, 1s in carmine with uncleared surround affixed on card,…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50220
Australia » Tasmania
Plate proof in black on the 6d and the 1s (in pair) on unwatermarked wove paper, both left marginal, very fine
Estimation: 400 EUR
Lot 50221
Australia » Tasmania
Reprinted die proof of the rejected die of the 6d in black, 65x59mm, without inscription, a bit of separation around the recessed edges, discolouration…
Estimation: 300 EUR
Lot 50222
Australia » Tasmania
1860-67 6d Lilac on star wmk paper in block of six with margins all around, this paper was prepared for use but not issued and shows the usual faults (incl….
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50223
Australia » Tasmania
1858 & 1860-67 6d selection of the various printings incl. unissued 6d lilac on wmk star paper, lilac (London printing) used block of four (apparently…
Estimation: 1’000 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 50224
Australia » Tasmania
1858 1s Vermilion mint og strip of three, two stamps just touched at top, 3 natural paper impurity spots on middle stamp, small tone spot at foot, fine…
Estimation: 1’500 EUR
Lot 50225
Australia » Tasmania
1858 Chalon 1s vermilion selection incl. unused vermilion, dull vermilion with cleaned pen cancel, bright vermilion in block of four with cleaned pen cancel…
Estimation: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 50226
Australia » Tasmania
THE LARGEST KNOWN MULTIPLE 1858 1s Vermilion used block of six, just clear to good margins, neat « 52 » numerals, some creases and a small fault to 2nd…
Estimation: 3’000 EUR
Lot 50227
Australia » Tasmania
1858 1s Dull Vermilion used block of four, slightly touched at left, with dumb barred oval, small tear at left, fine appearance and a scarce multiple Provenance:…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50228
Australia » Tasmania
1858 1s Vermilion used block of four, touched on three stamps, with light dumb barred oval, some light wrinkles, fine appearance and a scarce multiple
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50229
Australia » Tasmania
1858 1s Bright Vermilion used strip of four, fine to very good margins, with light indistinct numeral, a vertical crease and some light wrinkles, fine…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50230
Australia » Tasmania
1860-67 6d Grey used block of four (John Davies printing), touched at right on both stamps, with two « 75 » numerals of Recherche Bay, very fine and rare…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50231
Australia » Tasmania
1860-67 6d Grey used block of four (John Davies printing), touched at left on both stamps, with « 52 » numerals of Launceston, fine and rare multiple (only…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50232
Australia » Tasmania
Covers 1860-67 6d Lilac frankings, group of four covers incl. 1860 (Nov 23) env. with 6d grey from Launceston to England, thought to be the earliest…
Estimation: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 50233
Australia » Tasmania
1858 (Feb 1) Envelope from Hobart to England with 1860-67 6d blue-grey, mixed margins and scissor cut into foot, and 6d perf.10 1/2, corner crease and…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50234
Australia » Tasmania
1858 (Apr 7) Envelope from Hobart to Melbourne with 1860-67 6d grey-violet, touched at top and left, tied by dumb barred oval, with despatch cds below,…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50235
Australia » Tasmania
1858 (Jul 12) Entire from Hobart to England with two 1860-67 6d dull lilac tied by « 62 » numeral, with despatch ds below and London bs, reinforced tear…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50236
Australia » Tasmania
1858 (Sep 27) Printed Parliamentary paper (not complete) sent from Hobart to the Launceston Examiner newspaper with 1858 1s vermilion, good margins (small…
Estimation: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 50237
Australia » Tasmania
1862 (Aug 23) Envelope from Hobart to England with 1858 1s vermilion, just touched at left, tied by dumb barred oval, with despatch ds adjacent, endorsed…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50238
Australia » Victoria
1862 Envelope to Victoria CANCELLED ON ARRIVAL in Melbourne, with two 1860-67 6d grey, mixed margins, both tied by « 1 » barred numeral of Melbourne, reverse…
Estimation: 300 EUR
Lot 50239
Australia » Victoria
1863 Envelope to Victoria CANCELLED ON ARRIVAL in Melbourne, with four 1860-67 6d grey-blue, very mixed margins, all tied by « 1 » thin barred numeral of…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 50240
Australia » Tasmania
1864 (Aug 23) Envelope sent registered from Hobart to the 17th Lancers in Secunderabad, India, with pair of 1858 1s vermilion, cut into at foot, tied by…
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 50241
Australia » Tasmania
1865 (Feb) Envelope from Longford(?) to Victoria with 1860-67 6d pale bluish grey (J. Davies printing) in vertical pair, just touched in two places, tied…
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 60000
British Guiana
1850-51 2 cents black on pale rose, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal official Smith « JBS », cut round, usual defects, central Demerara datestamp…
Estimation: 100’000 – 150’000 EUR
Lot 60001
British Guiana
1850-51 4 cents black on orange, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal official Lorimer « WHL », deep fresh colour, cut octagonally, central full strike…
Estimation: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 60002
British Guiana
1850-51 4 cents black on orange, with initials of postal official Lorimer « WHL », used on cover (with letter inside) from Mahaica to Georgetown, cut round…
Estimation: 20’000 – 25’000 EUR
Lot 60003
British Guiana
1850-51 4 cents black on lemon-yellow, used on cover (with full letter enclosed) to Georgetown, cut round, with central datestamp of Demerara FE 07 1851…
Estimation: 20’000 – 25’000 EUR
Lot 60004
British Guiana
1850-51 8 cents black on blue-green, Townsend Type C, initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », thin frame, particularly fresh colour with wide margins all…
Estimation: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60005
British Guiana
1850-51 8 cents black on blue-green, Townsend Type D, faint initials « EDW », thick frame, cut hexagonally with wide margins all around, two strikes of Demerara…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60006
British Guiana
1850-51 8 cents black on blue-green, Townsend Type D, initials of postal official Lorimer « WHL », thick frame, deep fresh colour, used on cover from Plantation…
Estimation: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 60007
British Guiana
1850-51 8 cents black on blue-green, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », deep fresh colour, cut octagonally and used on cover from…
Estimation: 12’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60008
British Guiana
1850-51 8 cents black on blue-green, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », fresh colour, cut round and used on cover from Plantation Foulis (Duff…
Estimation: 12’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60009
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type A, thick frame, without initials, exceptionally rare unused example, deep colour, cut round. One of only…
Estimation: 40’000 – 60’000 EUR
Lot 60010
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square with central Demerara datestamp of MY 09 1851, corner…
Estimation: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 60011
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square with light Berbice datestamp (SG £20’000) Provenance:…
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60012
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal official Wight « EDW », cut hexagonally, deep colour and clear Demerara datestamp…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60013
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal official Wight « EDW », cut square, deep colour and light Berbice datestamp AU 1…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60014
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue Townsend forgery no.9, with forged « EDW » initials and Demerara AU 22 1851 datestamp Expertise: Signed Koehler (Berlin),…
Estimation: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 60015
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square with large margins at sides, light Demerara datestamp…
Estimation: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 60016
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Lorimer « WHL », cut square with central Demerara datestamp OC 22 1850, very…
Estimation: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60017
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type C & B, horizontal pair showing both thin and thick frames se-tenant, with initials of postal clerk Wight…
Estimation: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60018
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on blue, Townsend Type B, without initials, cut round, affixed to large piece by sealing wax and tied by Demerara datestamp AU 2…
Estimation: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60019
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on indigo, with initials of postal official Wight « EDW », cut round, full Demerara datestamp JA 14 1851, small part of original cover…
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 60020
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on indigo, Townsend Type B, so-called sugar paper shade, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut round, with central Demerara…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60021
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on indigo, so-called sugar paper shade, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, with light 1851 Berbice datestamp…
Estimation: 7’500 – 10’000 EUR
Lot 60022
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type D, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, with light central July 1851 Berbice datestamp,…
Estimation: 8’000 – 10’000 EUR
Lot 60023
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut octagonally, with clear central Demerara datestamp…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60024
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, with both Demerara datestamp AP 30 1851 and Berbice datestamp,…
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60025
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type D, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, used on cover (Duff correspondence, full letter…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 60026
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type D, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, used on cover (Duff correspondence, full letter…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 60027
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type C, « 2 » of « 12 » with straight foot, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut square, with both…
Estimation: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Lot 60028
British Guiana
1850-51 12 cents black on pale blue, Townsend Type C, « 2 » of « 12 » with straight foot, with initials of postal clerk Wight « EDW », cut round, pinhole, with…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60029
British Guiana
1850-51 pelure paper (very thin and transparent, almost onionskin) 4 cents black on pale yellow, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal official Lorimer…
Estimation: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
Lot 60030
British Guiana
1850-51 pelure paper (very thin and transparent, almost onionskin) 4 cents black on pale yellow, Townsend Type B, with initials of postal official Lorimer…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60031
British Guiana
1850-51 pelure paper (very thin and transparent, almost onionskin) 4 cents black on pale yellow, Townsend Type A, with initials of postal official Lorimer…
Estimation: 120’000 – 160’000 EUR
Lot 60032
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, part sheet margin at left, unused with gum, exceptionally fresh and without any of the usual rubbing (SG £9’500) Very…
Estimation: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60033
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, exceptionally fresh unused, excellent margins and without any of the usual rubbing (SG £9’500) Very rare in this…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60034
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, unused with good margins, surface affected in two spots & internal split at left, rare unused (SG £9’500) Expertise:…
Estimation: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 60035
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, Types Ia-IIa-IIb-IIb, a full horizontal row of four used with East Coast village datestamp of JL 19 (possibly of…
Estimation: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60036
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, Types Ia-IIa-IIb-IIb, full horizontal row of four with margins all around, paying the single letter rate of four…
Estimation: 6’000 – 10’000 EUR
Lot 60037
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, excellent deep fresh colour, large margins including part next stamp at right, neat Demerara cds AP 25 1853 (SG…
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 60038
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on deep magenta (almost claret shade), excellent fresh colour, large margins and central Demerara cds SP 2 1853 (SG £4’250)…
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 60039
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, good margins and light Demerara cds JY 23 1853, surface a little disturbed (SG £4’250) Provenance: Caspary Expertise:…
Estimation: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 60040
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, with good margins, light Demerara cds JY 13 1852 (SG £4’250) Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)
Estimation: 600 – 800 EUR
Lot 60041
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, brilliant horizontal pair with part sheet margin at left, used on piece, neat clear Demerara cds SP 2 1853, without…
Estimation: 7’000 – 9’000 EUR
Lot 60042
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, a huge example with part next stamp at right, used on piece, neat clear Demerara cds AU 12 1853, brilliant colour…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60043
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 1 cent black on magenta, a huge example with part next stamp at right, used on piece, neat clear Demerara cds AU 12 1853, another strike…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60044
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cents black on deep blue, exceptionally fresh unused with clear margins, surface abrasion has been delicately painted in at upper left…
Estimation: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60045
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cents black on deep blue, exceptionally fresh unused with clear margins, creases with painted touch-ups (SG £17’000) A very rare stamp…
Estimation: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60046
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, extremely rare horizontal pair, very fresh deep colour, margins all around, cancelled by light Demerara datestamp…
Estimation: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60047
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, marginal at left, excellent fresh colour, central Demerara datestamp of JU 23 1852, rare (SG £9’000) Expertise:…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60048
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, good margins all around, central Berbice datestamp of JU 1 1853, rare (SG £9’000) Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 60049
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, sheet margin at top, very fresh used on piece and tied by light Demerara datestamp of AP 4 1853 (SG £9’000) An…
Estimation: 2’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60050
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, margins all around, used on piece and tied light Demerara datestamp of MR 27 1853, usual mottled surface, rare…
Estimation: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 60051
British Guiana
1852 Waterlow 4 cent black on deep blue, from the right of the sheet, used on JA 27 1852 cover to London and tied light Demerara datestamp (« 7 » of « 27 »…
Estimation: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60052
British Guiana
1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, brilliantly fresh mint, large margins and rare in this condition (SG £5’500) Expertise: Cert. BPA (2014)
Estimation: 2’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60053
British Guiana
1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, exceptional block of four used with village datestamp of Sparta A 5 C, enormous margins incl. parts of next…
Estimation: 2’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60054
British Guiana
1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, two vertical strips of three plus a horizontal pair used together on double rate letter « Paid » from William’s…
Estimation: 10’000 – 12’000 EUR
Lot 60055
British Guiana
1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, exceptional horizontal strip of four used on cover to Georgetown (Barlow correspondence) tied by Demerara…
Estimation: 7’000 – 9’000 EUR
Lot 60056
British Guiana
1853 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent vermilion, very fresh horizontal strip of four, showing types 7-10, used on cover to Sophia’s Hope Estate Mahaicony (Barlow…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 60057
British Guiana
1853-59 Waterlow lithographed 1 cent first stone selection, incl. five die proofs in black plus five 4c die proofs in black, unused, three used pairs,…
Estimation: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR