December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

Lot 30357
Bechuanaland » Stellaland
1884 Fiscals collection incl. « JPM » ovpt inverted on 1s, 2s6d, 10s and £5 mint plus 1s and £1 (unrecorded by Holmes) used, « JPM » upright used to £5 and…
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30358
Bechuanaland » Stellaland
1884 Mint collection written up on album pages, with two 1d but one with small tear and ng, two 3d, 4d, 6d and 1s, as well as strip of three 3d, strip…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30363
Bechuanaland » Warren Expedition
1884-85 Military Telegraphs used group incl. unappropriated die 1d, 3d, 6d, 1s, 2s and 10s, plus ms 1s surch. on 5s with violet « Field Telegraph VR » JUL…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30366
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1885-87 Issue collection written up on 5 pages incl. mint singles to 1s (slightly mixed condition) and a range of mint & used with minor constant varieties…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30367
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1885-87 Issue selection of multiples, with blocks of four of the wmk CC 1/2d, 3d and 4d, wmk anchor 1/2d, 1d (small stain) and 1d corner marginal with…
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30368
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1885-87 1/2d Grey-Black wmk Crown CC with double overprint (one in lake and one in black), mint large part og, fine, cert. Brandon (1979) (SG £750)
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30372
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1885-87 2d Bistre wmk Anchor inverted, barred oval cancel, slightly toned and closed tear at right, currently the only known example, cert. Brandon (1985)…
Estimation: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30373
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Jan) 1/2d Vermilion group on 2 pages incl. marginal pair with « L » control, left marginal vertical block of 14, right marginal block of 6, three blocks…
Estimation: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30374
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 Unappropriated Die (without British Bechuanaland ovpt) 1d to £5 gummed imperf. plate proofs set of 13 values with SPECIMEN ovpts (all type 9 ovpt…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30376
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+)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30377
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…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30382
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Sep-Nov) Issue mint & used selection written up on 4 pages incl. mint set, 2d on 2d with curved foot used, a range of used in piece with three 1d…
Estimation: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30384
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Sep-Nov) 2d on 2d Lilac & Black with GREEN overprint, « 555 » numeral, minor discolouration, fine and very rare, cert. Brandon (1987) and PFoSA (1988)…
Estimation: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30386
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Dec) Issue mint & used selection written up on 2 pages incl. mint block of four (couple of small tone spots), three mint singles (one showing second…
Estimation: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30387
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1888 (Dec) 1/2d Grey-Black group written up on 2 album pages incl. Specimen ovpt type BEC 1 (one toned perf.), mint double ovpt (one vertical) variety…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30390
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891 1d & 2d (reading upwards) collection written up on 7 pages with specialisation in overprint varieties, with mint blocks of four, SPECIMEN type BEC2…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30392
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891 2d Bistre (reading upwards) mint nh left and right panes of 60, with left pane R3/3 showing variety no stop after « Bechuanaland », both with some minor…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30393
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891 2d Bistre (reading upwards) mint complete sheet of 120 (missing margins at left and right side only), with left pane R3/3 showing variety no stop…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30398
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1891-1904 1d Lilac & Jubilee issue group written up on album pages incl. 1d to 6d SPECIMENS type BEC2 and 4d type 9, mint set in blocks of four, 1d « R »…
Estimation: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30402
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 1d Carmine-Red (reading downwards) mint nh left pane of 60 (missing margins at left), three stamps at lower left with creasing, great for the overprint…
Estimation: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30404
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 1d Carmine-Red (reading downwards) complete sheet (missing margins at left and right side only), with right pane R1/3 showing inverted « u » for…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30405
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 1d & 2d (reading downwards) collection written up on 12 pages with specialisation in overprint varieties with listed and minor varieties on mint…
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30408
Bechuanaland » British Bechuanaland
1893-95 2d Bistre (reading downwards) right pane of 60 (missing two pieces of margins at lower left only and some margin reinforced), with R1/3 showing…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30415
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1888 1/2d Vermilion half sheet of 120, first setting without Jubilee lines, hinged in the margin only, fine for such a multiple, great for the overprint…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30422
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1889 4d on 1/2d Vermilion group of 18 stamps with SPECIMEN ovpt (Holmes type 2), three mint, two unused and the rest used, showing various minor overprint…
Estimation: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30426
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1897 1/2d Yellow-Green mint & used group of the three different settings written up on 2 album pages incl. SG56 irregular mint block of 28, SG57 mint block…
Estimation: 120 – 180 GBP
Lot 30428
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1897-1902 1/2d Vermilion mint lower right corner marginal « Q » control block (horizontal crease at top) and mint block of 40 (block of 8 at left with perf….
Estimation: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30429
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1897-1902 Jubilee issue with mint set, Specimen set (mixed condition), plus a few extras incl. forgeries and a cut out from the Fournier album of the different…
Estimation: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30430
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1904-13 KEVII group written up on album pages incl. 1d and 1s Specimens, mint blocks incl. 1s, mint and used sets incl. shades and a variety of cancels,…
Estimation: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30433
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1913-24 Simple Cypher mint CONTROLS collection written up on album pages, mostly in blocks of 6 or 4, with six 1/2d (C13, O20, R21, J17, S22), seven 1d…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30434
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1913-24 1/2d to 5s mint nh SPECIMENS (excl.1 1/2d), plus extra mint hr 1s, very scarce ovpt on the lower values, very fine, ex Rossi
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30436
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1913-24 Seahorses used group incl. Waterlow 5s with central Francistown cds, De La Rue 2s6d sepia, 2s6d pale brown on piece and Waterlow 5s vert. pair,…
Estimation: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30437
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,…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30442
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)
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30443
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1920-23 Bradbury Wilkinson Seahorses mint group with two shades of both the 2s6d and 5s, mint hr, fine to very fine (SG £400)
Estimation: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30445
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1925-27 Block Cypher mint CONTROLS collection written up on album pages, mostly in blocks of 6 or strips of 3, with three 1/2d (E26, H27, L29), five 1d…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30450
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1932 Definitive used set of 12 with Lobatsi cds, the 10s with a little discolouration at top, the rest fine to very fine (SG £600)
Estimation: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30451
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1935 Jubilee group written up on album pages incl. varieties, with 3d in mint nh block of four showing extra flagstaff variety on thin paper, 6d mint (hinged…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30452
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1935 Jubilee set with extra flagstaff variety in mint lower left corner marginal blocks of four, very fine (SG £795+)
Estimation: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30453
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
1938-52 Issue group of 10 covers incl. scarce 1d War Fund label on cover with 1d & 1 1/2d tied by Melbourne arrival ds, eight covers to a book seller with…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30458
Bechuanaland » Bechuanaland Protectorate
POSTAGE DUES: 1926-61 Collection incl. 1926 mint set of singles and control blocks of six (some foxing with 1d strongly affected) plus 1d mint nh lower…
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30465
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
ARTESIA-ZANZIBAR (BECH. PROT.): Collection of cancellations on stamps and covers (70+) written up on 120 album pages, from QV to QEII (mostly later), incl.Bobonog,…
Estimation: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30466
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
BAILEY BRITH to ZWART MODDER: Collection of cancels on stamps written up on 13 pages incl. rare examples, starting with Bailey Brith (2), Bloemfontein,…
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30471
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
FRANCISTOWN: Collection written up on 21 album pages from QV to QEII with 50+ stamps, 19 covers, showing the various cancels, with covers incl. 1899 registered…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30472
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
FRANCISTOWN: 1915 (Apr 12) Large part Union label for bullion sent by The Tati Company Ltd. to Bulawayo, bearing 1888 1s and 1912-14 1s (8) and 6d cancelled…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30473
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
GABERONES: Collection written up on 28 album pages from QV to QEII with 70+ stamps, 16 covers, showing the various cancels incl. « Gaberones /B.B.P. », « Gaberones »,…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30476
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…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30477
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
KEIMOES: Collection written up on 4 album pages incl. 12 stamps and 3 covers, incl. 1893 cover to Cape Town with 1891-1904 2d, and later usages of the…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30478
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
LOBATSI: Collection written up on 23 album pages from QV to QEII with 49 stamps, 17 covers and two ppc’s incl. a 1904 photographic postcard of a gentleman…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30479
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
MACLOUTSI: Collection written up on 8 album pages from QV period with 39 stamps and 3 covers, incl. 1892 & 1893 « Sitwell » covers with 1888 6d or 1891-1904…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP