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1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints take

Lot 80000 | 1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints take

Mauritius » 1847 Post Office Issue (SG 1-2)
1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints taken from the original plate showing the arrangement of both values on the one piece of copper, impressions…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 500
1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints take

Lot 80000A | 1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints take

Mauritius
1847 Post Office 1d and 2d, the 1912 reprints taken from the original plate showing the arrangement of both values on the one piece of copper, impressions…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 500
1955 Stanley Godden christmas card with excellent

Lot 80001 | 1955 Stanley Godden christmas card with excellent

Mauritius » 1847 Post Office Issue (SG 1-2)
1955 Stanley Godden christmas card with excellent reproduction of the Post Office 1d on the front, very fine and most unusual
Estimation: 80 – 100 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 85
Stunning Unused Marginal Example of the Earliest I

Lot 80002 | Stunning Unused Marginal Example of the Earliest I

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
Stunning Unused Marginal Example of the Earliest Impression 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yellowish, earliest impression, extraordinary…
Estimation: 30’000 – 50’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 70’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange vermilion, earliest im

Lot 80003 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange vermilion, earliest im

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange vermilion, earliest impression, pair in deep shade, positions 2-3 on the plate, margins almost complete (touched in two places),…
Estimation: 35’000 – 40’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 25’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yel

Lot 80004 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yel

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yellowish, earliest impression, position 2, extremely fine with enormous margins, excellent fresh colour…
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 10’000
1848 Post Paid 1d orange on yellowish, earliest im

Lot 80005 | 1848 Post Paid 1d orange on yellowish, earliest im

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848 Post Paid 1d orange on yellowish, earliest impression, position 12 on the plate, large margins and neatly cancelled by numeral « 2 » of Flacq, very…
Estimation: 6’000 – 9’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 12’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yel

Lot 80006 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yel

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on thick yellowish, earliest impression, position 8 on the plate of 12, very fine with brilliant colour and good…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 12’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue on greyish, the v

Lot 80007 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue on greyish, the v

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue on greyish, the very rare « Première Gravure » earliest state with background almost solid, position 9 on the plate, rich…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 16’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue, earliest impress

Lot 80007A | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue, earliest impress

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d indigo-blue, earliest impression, position 9 on the plate, unused (traces of gum), margins cut into at the sides, a very attractive…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 4’000
Beautiful Unused Example of the Earliest Impressio

Lot 80008 | Beautiful Unused Example of the Earliest Impressio

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
Beautiful Unused Example of the Earliest Impression 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on thick greyish, earliest impression, position 1 on the plate, magnificent…
Estimation: 25’000 – 35’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 65’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earlies

Lot 80009 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earlies

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earliest impression, position 5 on the plate, large margins and deep bright colour, black circular grid leaves…
Estimation: 7’000 – 9’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 10’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earlies

Lot 80010 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earlies

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Earliest Impressions (SG 3-5)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, earliest impression, position 5 on the plate, very fine with large margins and used on 1849 cover to Calcutta…
Estimation: 20’000 – 30’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 30’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion, early impression,

Lot 80011 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion, early impression,

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion, early impression, two singles paying inland rate of twopence on folded letter to Henry Adam in Port Louis, positions 6…
Estimation: 35’000 – 40’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 20’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on medium greyish,

Lot 80012 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on medium greyish,

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on medium greyish, early impression, position 6 on the plate, good colour and with light central two-ring numeral « 3 » of…
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 2’900
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on greyish,

Lot 80013 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on greyish,

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on greyish, early impression, a wonderful horizontal pair, positions 7+8 on the plate, neatly cancelled by numeral…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 8’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on bluish, e

Lot 80014 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on bluish, e

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion on bluish, early impression, position 12 on the plate, neatly cancelled by double-ring numeral « 1 » at Mahébourg,…
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’300
The Only Known Combination of Both Values of the E

Lot 80015 | The Only Known Combination of Both Values of the E

Rarities of the World
The Only Known Combination of Both Values of the Early Impression 1848-59 Post Paid 1d orange-vermilion, early impression, position 9, used in combination…
Estimation: 300’000 – 400’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Invendu
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Lot 80016 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impression, position 4 on the plate, fresh unused with large even margins, extremely rare in this exceptional…
Estimation: 12’000 – 15’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 32’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish white, e

Lot 80017 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish white, e

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish white, early impression, exceptional used vertical pair, positions 8+11 on the plate, neat « socked-on-nose » numeral…
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 9’500
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Lot 80018 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impression, position 3 on the plate, exceptional example with huge margins, light black target and part cds,…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 7’500
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Lot 80019 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impression, position 10 on the plate, very fine with light numeral cancel « 2 » of Flacq leaving almost clear…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 4’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Lot 80020 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impression, position 10 on the plate, very fine with large margins and used on folded letter « Port Louis 10th…
Estimation: 15’000 – 25’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 26’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Lot 80021 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impres

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, early impression, with error PENOE for PENCE of position 7, cancelled light circular numeral « 1 » of Mahébourg leaving…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 4’800
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep bright blue on greyish,

Lot 80022 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep bright blue on greyish,

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Early Impressions (SG 6-9)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep bright blue on greyish, early impression, error PENOE for PENCE of position 7, extraordinary example with massive margins including…
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 14’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on bluish, intermed

Lot 80023 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on bluish, intermed

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d vermilion on bluish, intermediate impression, pair in a deep shade, positions 7+8, light double-ring numeral « 8 » cancels of Ville…
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’600
1848-59 Post Paid 1d bright vermilion on greyish,

Lot 80024 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d bright vermilion on greyish,

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d bright vermilion on greyish, intermediate impression, position 2 on the plate, bright deep colour and fine margins, neat central target…
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 480
1848-59 Post Paid 1d dull vermilion on greyish, in

Lot 80025 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d dull vermilion on greyish, in

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d dull vermilion on greyish, intermediate impression, position 10 on the plate, with four even margins and neat target cancel, fine…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’300
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on bluish, intermed

Lot 80026 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on bluish, intermed

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on bluish, intermediate impression, position 10 and thus a lower left corner example with sheet margins on two sides, good…
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’700
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, interme

Lot 80027 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, interme

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, intermediate impression, position 12 on the plate, light target cancel, clear to good margins and strong colour,…
Estimation: 750 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’300
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin yellowish, inter

Lot 80028 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin yellowish, inter

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin yellowish, intermediate impression, position 11 on the plate, unused with four even margins, traces of gum, hint of minor…
Estimation: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 10’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, interme

Lot 80029 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, interme

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, intermediate impression, position 6 on the plate, very lightly cancelled and with clear to good margins, fine…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 600
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, interme

Lot 80030 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, interme

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on thin greyish, intermediate impression, position 2 on the plate, good to huge margins and cancelled very neat black target,…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 1’600
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, intermediate

Lot 80031 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, intermediate

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on greyish, intermediate impression, position 4, a particularly fresh example with wide margins, used on piece cancelled neat…
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 2’800
The Largest Multiple on Cover of all the Post Paid

Lot 80032 | The Largest Multiple on Cover of all the Post Paid

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
The Largest Multiple on Cover of all the Post Paid 2d 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, intermediate impression, in vertical strip of three with large to enormous…
Estimation: 40’000 – 50’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 30’000
1848-59 2d blue on bluish, intermediate impression, in left marginal pair with the left stamp showing the famous "PENOE" variety

Lot 80033 | 1848-59 2d blue on bluish, intermediate impression, in left marginal pair with the left stamp showing the famous « PENOE » variety

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 2d blue on bluish, intermediate impression, in left marginal pair, positions 7-8 on the plate, with the left stamp showing the famous « PENOE » variety,…
Estimation: 300’000 – 400’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Invendu
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on thin bluish, la

Lot 80034 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on thin bluish, la

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on thin bluish, late intermediate impression, error PENOE for PENCE of position 7, wide margins and lightly cancelled numeral…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 3’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, early i

Lot 80035 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, early i

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d deep blue on greyish, early intermediate impression, error PENOE for PENCE of position 7, four margins and fine, cancelled central…
Estimation: 7’000 – 10’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 6’500
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on yellowish, inte

Lot 80036 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on yellowish, inte

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on yellowish, intermediate impression, extremely rare unused block of four, positions 5-6 + 8-9, top pair folded and with…
Estimation: 10’000 – 15’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 20’000
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on bluish, interme

Lot 80037 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on bluish, interme

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Intermediate Impressions (SG 10-15)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d light blue on bluish, intermediate impression, position 12, just clear to good margins, fresh and tied by black target to clean 1857…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 4’000
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impressi

Lot 80038 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impressi

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impression, vertical pair, positions 7+10, sharing lightly struck boxed INLAND in black, good to large margins,…
Estimation: 500 – 700 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 700
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impressi

Lot 80039 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impressi

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on greyish, worn impression, position 2, fresh with large to huge margins, cancelled by part light INLAND in black, very fine…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 400
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Lot 80040 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impression, position 9, very fine with large margins, neatly cancelled by barred oval in black (SG £900) Expertise:…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 200
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Lot 80041 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impression, position 2 on the plate, very lightly cancelled by circular numeral, four margins and fine, small…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 550
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Lot 80042 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impression, four examples used on 1860 cover Port Louis to Paris, each cancelled neat circular PAID in black,…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 8’500
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Lot 80043 | 1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impressio

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 1d red on bluish, worn impression, position 12 (corner of sheet), with very large margins used on local commercial cover within Port…
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 4’400
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on yellowish, worn impre

Lot 80044 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on yellowish, worn impre

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on yellowish, worn impression, position 2 on the plate, four even margins and lightly cancelled double-ring numeral « 1 » of Mahébourg,…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 750
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, worn impression, error

Lot 80045 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, worn impression, error

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue, worn impression, error PENOE for PENCE of position 9, four margins and good colour, light target cancel plus part transit marking…
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 700
1848-59 Post Paid 2d grey blue on greyish, worn im

Lot 80046 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d grey blue on greyish, worn im

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d grey blue on greyish, worn impression, position 6 on the plate, four margins, neat central « 2 » numeral of Flacq, fine (SG £1’600) Provenance:…
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 550
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on bluish, worn impressi

Lot 80047 | 1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on bluish, worn impressi

Mauritius » 1848-59 Post Paid Issue » Worn Impressions (SG 16-22)
1848-59 Post Paid 2d blue on bluish, worn impression, position 6 on the plate, mint with original gum, four even margins, minor wrinkle in gum shows through…
Estimation: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Fiche détaillée / Vendu pour GBP 7’000
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