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Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 127

Thursday 21st February 2019

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1 | £7500
An extensive Q.V. to Q.E.II dealer's British Empire stock in 34 display books contained in four cartons, predominantly British Empire incl. Aden 1937 Dhow with values to 2r. mint and used (2), Ascension incl. 1924-33 3s. used on piece, 1938-53 to 10s. incl. 11/2d. (both shades) in left marginal mint blocks of four showing 'davit' flaw, British Solomon Islands with 1914-23 1 mint, Canada, Cape of Good Hope incl. range of triangulars, Egypt incl. 1938 E1 mint (3, two marginal), Gibraltar with range of used high values, Hong Kong from 1862 with cancellations arranged by Webb classification, India 1854-55 1/2a. used (8), 1a. used (2), Ireland with Seahorses to 10s. mint, Lagos, Northern Nigeria, Malta with mint or unused range of 1863-81 1/2d. (26), Mauritius imperf. Britannia types to 6d., Natal, New Hebrides 1938 5f. and 10f. mint, postage dues to 1f. mint, New Zealand with selection of perf. Chalons, underprints etc., N.W.P.I. with mint values to 1 (Watermark narrow crown), Rhodesia with Admirals to 2s., Double Heads to 5s. unused, Malaya and States mint and used with Straits Settlements, Perak, also some Foreign Countries incl. Bulgaria, Greece, Spain, etc., mixed condition but many good to fine. (1,000s)
2 | £5000
A mainly mint K.G.VI collection in a printed S.G. album, incl. Aden 1937 Dhow set, Antigua, Ascension 1938-53 set, Australia with B.C.O.F. set, Bahamas 1938-52 set, Bahrain 1938-41 3p. to 25r. set, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Bermuda 1938-53 to 1, British Honduras, Brunei 1947-51 set, Burma 1937 to 25r. used, Cook Islands 1936-44 to 3, 1943-54 to 5, Cyprus 1938-51 set, Falkland Islands 1938-50 set, 1952 set, Fiji 1938-55 set, Gambia 1938-46 set, Gibraltar 1938-51 set, Hong Kong, India and States with 1948 Gandhi set, Convention States with Chamba 1938 to 5r., 1942-47 set, Gwalior 1938-48 set, Jind, Feudatory States with Bundhi, Ireland, Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika 1938-54 set, Kuwait, Malayan States with Johore, Kedah 1937 set, 1950-52 set, Kelantan 1937-40 Sultan Ismail set, 1951-55 set, Perak, Trengganu 1921-41 watermark Mult. Script $5, Malta, New Guinea 1939 Air set, New Hebrides 1938 set, New Zealand 1940-58 to 2.10s., 3s.6d. to 22s. on 22s., Niue, North Borneo 1939 to $2, 1945 set, Northern Rhodesia 1938-52 set, Nyasaland 1938-44 set, Pakistan, St. Vincent, Samoa, Sarawak 1945 set, Seychelles, Singapore, Somaliland, Sudan, 1948 Silver Wedding issues virtually complete, etc., varied condition. (many 100s)
3 | £3200
A Q.V. to K.G.V collection in a New Ideal album, incl. Ascension, Australia 1929-30 to 10s. used, 1931-36 to 10s. used, Barbados, Bermuda 1920-21 Tercentenary sets mint, Canada 1897 Jubilee to 20c. mint, 50c. used, 1928-29 set used, Cape of Good Hope, Cayman Islands 1935 set mint, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong 1880 10c. on 24c. used, 1898 with Chinese characters $1 on 96c. grey black mint, India and States, Leeward Islands, Malta, Mauritius, Nauru 1916-23 De La Rue 5s. mint, St. Helena, St. Kitts-Nevis 1923 Tercentenary 10s. mint, St. Lucia, Sierra Leone, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
4 | £1750
A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in seven albums, incl. Bahamas, Barbados, British Guiana, British Virgin Islands, India, Jamaica, Malta, Mauritius 1858-62 (9d.) used, 1859 Lapirot 2d. worn impression used, 1860-63 4d. mint, New Zealand 1898 to 5s. mint, North Borneo 1931 Anniversary set mint, Nyasaland, Transvaal 1902-03 to 1 mint, Trinidad 1869 5s. mint, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
5 | £4200
A British Commonwealth accumulation on stockcards, incl. Australia, Bahrain 1938-41 1r. to 25r. mint, British Levant, Canada, Cyprus 1938-51 1 mint (2), 1948 Silver Wedding 1 mint (3), Fiji 1938-55 to 1 in mint blocks of four, Gibraltar, India 1902-11 2r., 3r. and 5r. in mint pairs, Kuwait 1923-24 1r. to 10r. mint, 1939 to 15r. mint (4), Malta, New Zealand, Tristan da Cunha 1952 set in unmounted mint blocks of four, etc., varied condition. (100s)
6 | £1200
An all World accumulation in 23 albums, three cover albums, leaves and packets, incl. Denmark, Falkland Islands and Dependencies, Great Britain with 1948 Silver Wedding set on plain f.d.c., Channel Islands and Isle of Man, range of thematics with animals, lace making, fans, sports, postcards, new issues, etc. (1,000s)
7 | £5000
A British Africa collection in two albums and a stockbook. incl. Bechuanaland 1932 to 10s. mint, Cape of Good Hope with triangulars, Mafeking 1900 3d. used, Natal, Northern Rhodesia 1925-29 1 mint, 1938-52 set used, Nyasaland, Orange Free State 1897 21/2d. on 3d. type 12 mint, Rhodesia with Admirals to 1 mint, Transvaal, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
8 | £3800
A British Commonwealth collection in an album and eight stockbooks incl. G.B. 1883-84 10s. used, 1891 1 green used, K.E.VII 1/2d. to 1s. mint sets, 10s. used (2), Seahorses incl. De La Rue 10s. used (2), Bradbury 5s. and 10s. mint, Officials, Australia Roo's incl. 1931-36 10s. and 1 used, British Africa, Hong Kong, South Africa, omnibus issues incl. 1935 Silver Jubilee unmounted mint (no Egypt), 1937 Coronation unmounted mint, 1946 Victory quantities unmounted mint, 1948 Silver Wedding unmounted mint with three or four of each high value (243 high values total) incl. Hong Kong $10 unmounted mint (4), low values in quantity, 1937 Coronation f.d.c's incl. South Africa set with 1s. with no hyphen variety, etc.
9 | £2800
A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.V collection in two New Imperial albums, (vol. 2 damaged) incl. Bahamas, Bermuda 1920-21 Tercentenary sets (both), Cook Islands, Cyprus, Gambia, Gibraltar, India and States, Morocco Agencies, Newfoundland, Rhodesia, St. Helena, Tanganyika, Tonga, Zanzibar, etc., varied condition. (100s)
10 | £2300
An all World accumulation in five albums, six stockbooks and loose, incl. France, Germany, Gibraltar 1886 set mint or unused, Iraq 1918-21 set mint, Ireland 1922 (Feb.-July) 2s.6d. to 10s. mint, Nigeria, Nyasaland, etc. (1,000s)
12 | £900
A mainly mint K.E.VII to Q.E.II collection in an album, nine stockbooks and loose, incl. Ascension 1934 set, Bahamas, Basutoland, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands 1938-50 set, 1952 set, Gambia, Malta 1956-58 set, North Borneo, Rhodesia, St. Helena, Tristan da Cunha, Omnibus issues with 1937 Coronation, 1949 U.P.U., etc. (1,000s)
13 | £800
A British Commonwealth selection on large leaves, incl. British Antarctic Territory 1963-69 set mint, Falkland Islands 1904-12 set mint, 1912-20 5s. deep rose-red mint, 1938-50 set mint, South Georgia 1963-69 set mint, Gambia 1902-05 to 3s. mint, 1906 1/2d. on 2s.6d. and 1d. on 3s. used, 1921-22 set mint, Nigeria with Lagos 1887-1902 to 10s. mint, Northern Nigeria 1912 set mint, Southern Nigeria, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
14 | £1900
A mainly used Q.V. to K.G.V collection in two New Imperial albums, incl. Antigua, Bahamas, Bahrain 1933-37 to 5r., Bechuanaland, Bermuda, Dominica, India and States, Malta, Newfoundland, St. Helena, Samoa, etc., varied condition. (100s)
16 | £1150
A mint and used Q.E.II collection in two New Age albums, incl. Ascension, Bahrain, Basutoland 1961 10c. on 1s. type II unmounted mint, British Honduras, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Falkland Islands 1960-66 Birds set unmounted mint, Dependencies 1954-62 set mint, Gibraltar 1953-59 set unmounted mint, Great Britain, Malta, Southern Rhodesia, etc. (100s)
17 | £1250
An all World accumulation in two albums, nine stockbooks, leaves and loose in packets, incl. Bahrain, Basutoland, Cyprus, Egypt, Great Britain, Japan, Malta, Morocco Agencies, Turkey, Omnibus issues, etc. (many 1,000s)
18 | £900
A Q.V to K.G.V British West Indies collection in two albums, incl. Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Montserrat, St. Lucia, St. Vincent 1862-68 1s. slate-grey used (2), 1869 1s. brown used, Trinidad and Tobago 1883-94 5s. used, Turks and Caicos Islands, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
19 | £780
A Q.V to Q.E.II accumulation in seven albums and fourteen stockbooks, incl. Australia 1931-36 10s. and 1 used, Canada, Jamaica, Malta 1886 5s. mint, Mauritius, Newfoundland 1911-16 Coronation set mint, 1928-29 set mint, New Zealand, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
20 | £1000
A used K.G.VI collection in four King George VI albums boxed, incl. Aden, Bechuanaland 1938-52 set, British Honduras 1938-47 set, British Virgin Islands, India and States, Kuwait, Northern Rhodesia 1938-52 set, Somaliland, etc., varied condition. (many 100s)
21 | £1100
A Q.V. to K.G.VI accumulation in nine stockbooks, incl. Mauritius with 1938-49 to 5r. mint (3), New Zealand, North Borneo, Papua, Sarawak, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
22 | £2100
A British Commonwealth accumulation on stockcards, incl. Australia and States with Victoria, 1931-36 1 used, Hong Kong, India with 1948 Gandhi set mint, New Zealand, Nigeria with Lagos, Sierra Leone, etc., varied condition. (100s)
23 | £2800
An accumulation on stockcards, incl. France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq with 1932 Official set mint, 1934-38 sets mint (2), Ireland, Portugal, Switzerland, miniature sheets, etc. (1,000s)
24 | £520
An all World collection in ten large binders, incl. Ascension 1924-33 2d. 'broken mainmast' used, Australian States, Bermuda, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, Nyasaland, Rhodesia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Sweden, etc., (many 100s)
25 | £1000
A large collection in eighteen albums and stockbooks, on leaves, folders and loose, incl. a G.B. Windsor album with 1840 1d. used (6), Seahorses used, Officials, Commonwealth incl. Australia, Canada from 1859 with postage dues, special delivery issues, fiscals, Hong Kong, India, New Zealand, Foreign incl. China, Japan, U.S.A., covers incl. 1911 London-Windsor flight card, W.W.I and W.W.II F.P.O's, K.G.VI f.d.c's, etc.
26 | £900
An all World accumulation in nineteen albums, thirteen stockbooks, three cover albums, leaves and loose in tins and packets, incl. Australia with a range of cancellations, Germany, India and States, Netherlands, South Africa, etc. (many 1,000s)
27 | £380
An all World collection in 27 albums and 23 stockbooks, incl. Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, U.S.A., etc. (1,000s)
28 | £620
A collection in four well filled Devon albums incl. G.B. from Q.V. to modern with decimal issues to 2007 mint, Australia 1915-27 Roo's to 5s. used, 1931-36 to 10s. used, Falkland Is. 1963 to 1 used, Hong Kong, India, Rhodesia, St. Helena 1922-37 11/2d. with 'cleft rock' used, China, Germany 1928 Zeppelin 2m. used, 1934 Wagner set used, German States, Thailand, etc.
29 | £500
A Commonwealth collection in eight albums incl. Australia Roos incl. 1913-14 10s. and 1915-27 10s. used (both with short perfs.), 1923-24 6d. chestnut with leg of kangaroo broken used, Canada 1855 10d. deep blue used, 1857 1/2d. deep rose used, large Queens, 1897 Jubilee to 50c. used, 1937-38 to $1 mint, Gibraltar, K.U.T., South Africa K.G.V Heads, 1930-44 3d. black and red with 'window' flaw marginal unmounted mint, other varieties, Egypt, etc.
30 | £700
A mint and used Q.E.II collection in eight albums and loose, incl. Australia 1963-65 Navigators set mint, Nigeria with Biafra 1968 sets unmounted mint (2), Sabah, Sierra Leone, etc. (1,000s)
31 | £1150
An accumulation of Middle and Far East in a Davo album, five stockbooks and loose, incl. Bahrain, China, Iran, Kuwait, Netherlands Indies, Netherlands New Guinea 1950-52 set mint, Muscat/Oman 1970 set mint, Thailand 1912 to 20b. used, etc. (many 100s)
32 | £1150
An accumulation of mainly South and Central America in seven stockbooks and loose, incl. Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Uruguay, Venezuela, also U.S.A., good ranges of modern issues, etc. (many 1,000s)
33 | £750
An all World accumulation in 49 albums, stockbooks, folders, leaves and loose, incl. Canada, Great Britain, India with 1948 Official 11/2a. used on piece, U.S.A., etc.
34 | £520
An old time collection to 1940 with Commonwealth mint and used, Foreign incl. France, German States and Colonies, Italy 1910 10l. mint, Netherlands 1893-98 2g.50 and 5g. used, 1923 Accession set to 5g. used, Portugal, Switzerland, etc.
35 | £240
A mainly Commonwealth selection, Q.V. to K.G.VI, incl. Great Britain with K.E.VII 1s. mint (11), Ireland 1950 Department of Posts and Telegraphs presentation booklet with definitives to 10s. and commemoratives from 1929 Emancipation, etc., mixed condition.
36 | £230
An all World collection in a Strand album, incl. Canada, Great Britain 1840 1d. black used, 1936 K.E.VIII 1/2d., 11/2d. and 2d. used on plain f.d.c., U.S.A., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
37 | £600
A collection in four albums, two stockbooks, in folders and packets, with G.B. incl. 1840 1d. used, quantity of later 1d. reds and 2d. blues, Q.V. to K.G.V controls, Commonwealth incl. Cape of Good Hope triangulars, Indian States, covers incl. 1850 entire to Italy with G.B. embossed 1s. green, etc.
38 | £550
A collection in ten albums (incl. an early Lincoln with clasp) incl. G.B. 1867 5s. used, Seahorses to 10s. used, 1948 Silver Wedding 1 mint (4), 1955 Waterlow Castles set mint, Hong Kong, India, omnibus issues, China incl. locals, Danish West Indies 1903 (Jan.) 4c. bisect on cover used in St. Thomas, etc.
39 | £650
A collection in an early printed album with World stamps to 1890s, incl. Canada, Ceylon telegraphs, Indian States, India 1866 6a. overprinted ''POSTAGE'' used, China 1878 1ca. green mint, 1897 surcharges on second issue and Dowager issue, Portugal 1867-70 240r. lilac used, U.S.A. 1870 90c. carmine used, etc.
40 | £320
A selection in a small book incl. G.B. 1840 2d. used, 1883-84 10s. used (2), K.E.VII 10s. used, 1939-48 10s. dark blue mint plus a used block of four, New Zealand Chalons with imperf. 1d., 2d., 3d., 6d. and 1s. (incl. possible 1855-57 1s. on blued paper), later perforated Chalons, etc., mixed condition. (90)
41 | £500
An all World collection in nine albums, incl. Australia, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy 1945-48 100l. mint, New Zealand, South Africa, etc. (1,000s)
42 | £620
A European accumulation in ten stockbooks and loose, incl. Austria, Hungary 1932 Madonna set used, Finland, Norway, Russia, etc. (1,000s)
43 | £650
An all World accumulation in an album, stockbook and loose, incl. Ceylon 1952 Postal fiscal 10r. mint, Germany, Great Britain 1840 1d. black used on 1841 (Feb. 1) cover, thematic Motoring with a range of advertising covers and cards, etc. (100s)
44 | £400
An all World collection in 28 albums, 25 stockbooks and loose, incl. Australia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Japan, South and Central America, Switzerland, etc. (many 1,000s)
45 | £230
An accumulation of mainly Great Britain and Commonwealth in stockbooks, packets and loose, all reigns but mostly middle to modern period, incl. mint K.G.VI North Borneo, Hong Kong, Seychelles, Great Britain with much fine used and Q.V. postal history. (1,000s)
46 | £230
A Great Britain and British Commonwealth collection in four albums and stockbooks, incl. S.G. Crown album, range of fine sets and part sets, interesting Q.V. postal history, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
48 | £1050
An all World accumulation in 35 albums, incl. Commonwealth with much Canada, much Foreign, miniature sheets, banknotes, f.d.c's, etc. (1,000s)
49 | £270
A mainly British Commonwealth accumulation in ten folders and a stockbook, incl. Australia 1932 Bridge 5s. used, Omnibus issues with 1937 Coronation sets complete mint (less New Guinea), 1949 U.P.U. sets mint (4), all less French New Hebrides, one less Great Britain, other New Hebrides (both), other less Australia, Pakistan, also a few Foreign, etc. (many 100s)
50 | £270
A Commonwealth selection, comprising British Columbia and Vancouver Island 1860 21/2d. (2) and 1865 3d. unused or small part original gum, Grenada range of postage dues with 1892 1d., 2d., 3d., 1d. on 6d., 2d. on 6d. mint, Leeward Islands 1897 Sexagenary 1/2d. to 5s. set mint (5s. with Brandon certificate, 2004) and Saint Lucia 1891-92 ''1/2d.'' on half 6d. mint block of four with the upper right stamp showing thick ''1'' with sloping serif (Ex 'Trevol'), mixed condition. (36)
51 | £450
A mint and used collection of Great Britain overprinted issues, incl. Bahrain, British Occupation of Italian Colonies, Morocco Agencies, etc., varied condition. (100s)
52 | £480
A collection in two Imperial albums, ninth edition with clasp, incl. G.B. 1840 1d. (2) and 2d. used, Canada, Hong Kong, India Official 1866 2a. purple used, Austria, Greece Hermes Heads, Japan, Portugal and Colonies, U.S.A. 1857-61 5c. brown type II, 12c. black, 24c. lilac used, etc.
53 | £420
An accumulation of mainly G.B. and Commonwealth in two stockbooks and albums, incl. good ranges of K.G.VI and Q.E.II, Q.V. to K.G.VI postal history, many useful items, also very large quantity of loose and packets. (1,000s)
54 | £200
An accumulation of Great Britain and Commonwealth sets and singles in three stockbooks, also much loose in packets and on stock cards, all periods, also some Foreign. (1,000s)
55 | £190
An all World accumulation in albums incl. mint range of mostly 1960s and 1970s France, range of K.G.VI to Q.E.II Commonwealth in two stockbooks, also an earlier range loose on stock cards and in a new Ideal Album. (1,000s)
56 | £420
An all World selection in an album, three stockbooks and stockleaves, incl. Australia with 1932 Bridge set used, 1948-56 to 2 mint, India with revenues, Japan, etc. (100s)
58 | £300
A mainly Commonwealth selection, incl. British Guiana 1934-50 to $1 mint, St. Helena 1922-37 10s. unmounted mint, St. Kitts-Nevis 1923 Tercentenary 5s. and 10s. mint, St. Vincent 1913-17 1 corner example mint, Tonga 1897 to 5s. used, etc., slightly mixed condition. (76)
59 | £420
A collection in four albums, two stockbooks and loose in packets, incl. Australia 1931-36 1 grey used, Nauru and Papua 1937 Coronation in mint sheets, New Zealand Health issues 1929 to 1951 incl. 1931 Smiling Boys both mint and used, album of revenues, locals, cinderellas, telegraph stamps, covers, etc.
60 | £130
An all World group, incl. range of British Levant unused Turkish Currency registered postal stationery envelopes, Czechoslovakia 1938 Masaryk miniature sheet mint, French Congo 1900-04 Bakaloi Woman group of seven imperf. proofs without value, each with centre in black and frames in blue, red, green, purple, yellow and brown (2), Great Britain 1924-25 Empire Exhibition postal stationery, Middle Congo 1907-17 proof of the vignette in yellow-green, Morocco Agencies Spanish Currency 1907-12 3p. on 2s.6d. to 12p. on 10s. mint and Northern Nigeria 1902 values (8) from 1/2d. to 10s. and Southern Nigeria 1903-04 21/2d. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' and handstamped ''ULTRAMAR'', mixed condition. (30)
61 | £140
An Empire selection, incl. British Guiana 1935 Silver Jubilee 6c. with dot to left of chapel used, Ceylon 1938-49 to 5r., K.U.T. 1919 4c. on 6c. mint block of four with the lower pair both with bars omitted, Sierra Leone 1963 Commemorations 1 block of four with one stamp variety ''1853*1859*1963'' unmounted mint, South West Africa 1923 Postage Due 11/2d. mint block of 48 with one stamp showing ''Wes'' for ''West'', etc., slightly mixed condition. (108)
62 | £290
A K.G.VI and early Q.E.II mint and used collection in six New Age albums incl. Ascension 1938-53 11/2d. black and vermilion with 'davit' flaw mint, Mauritius 1938-49 10c. red with sliced ''S'' variety mint, Nyasaland 1945 20s. used, etc.
63 | £230
A collection of issues to 1950 in a well filled Centurion album with better Commonwealth incl. Hong Kong, Malta, Natal, Sarawak, St. Kitts, etc.
64 | £520
An interesting old time collection in three albums (incl. Hinton and Strand) incl. G.B. 1850s to 1860s 1d. red covers, 1935 Quetta ''EARTHQUAKE POSTAGE FREE'' cover to England, W.W.II censors, Hong Kong, K.U.T., Malaya covers, etc.
65 | £420
An accumulation on leaves and loose with many covers incl. used stationery, Ceylon, Egypt, W.W.I P.O.W. mail with 15 covers incl. 1917 violet boxed ''P/W MIDDLE EAST 004'', censors, F.P.O's incl. 1951 Korea, W.W.II Japanese Occupation of Malaya, Dutch Indies, Iraq 1948 Obligatory Tax stamp on cover, revenues, etc.
66 | £120
An all World collection in seven stockbooks, early to modern, mint and used, incl. New Zealand, China, Cyprus, Egypt, Maldives, etc. (100s)
67 | £110
An accumulation in four albums, nine stockbooks and loose, incl. Australian States, Great Britain, Greece 1954 Nato set, India, etc. (many 100s)
68 | £200
A collection in ten albums and stockbooks with G.B. and Commonwealth incl. Australian States, Cyprus, Sudan Army officials, K.U.T. 1950s to 1960s issues in used multiples, 1959 Officials on registered covers (12), other covers, etc.
69 | £210
A collection in eight albums (incl. a Centurion and a Lincoln), incl. G.B. 1840 1d. used, Australia 1931-36 'roos to 10s. used, India, China, Italy 1949 100l. brown used, U.S.A. 1918 Airs, etc.
70 | £200
A British Commonwealth accumulation in four albums, three stockbooks, folder and loose, incl. Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, St. Vincent, etc. (1,000s)
71 | £300
A stockbook of British Africa, incl. extensive Q.V. to K.G.VI Sierra Leone cancellations, Southern Africa with cancellation interest, etc. (100s)
72 | £350
Albums, Frank Godden F.G. De Luxe, four burgundy albums in slipcases with approx. 80 unused leaves, chiefly fine.
73 | £110
Accessories: Eight stockbooks, privately bound in part leather with gold spine lettering comprising ''ANGUILLA'', ''ANTIGUA'' (2 volumes), ''BARBUDA'', ''DOMINICA'', ''FIJI'', ''MONTSERRAT'', ''ST KITTS/ST KITTS NEVIS'', some light discolouration to spines, otherwise fine and unusual.
74 | £110
Albums, Frank Godden F.G. De Luxe, four blue albums in slipcases, with approx. 50 used leaves with a remaindered selection of Leeward Islands K.G.V 1/2d. and 1d. mint blocks and multiples, chiefly fine.
75 | £270
Cinderellas: A selection of Air Mail etiquettes and labels, incl. Imperial Airways, K.L.M., Lufthansa, Sabena, etc. (few 100s)
76 £2300
De La Rue Colonial Proofs and Essays: King George V Die universal key plate, cut down 3d. ''POSTAGE & REVENUE'' die proof, mounted on sunken card (89 x 114mm) marked ''B'' and dated ''SEPT 15th'' in red and ''Universal Key Plate 1912'', ''3d'' highlighted in grey and ''GIBRALTAR'' handpainted in black and Chinese white. This design was not used for Gibraltar, but used for British Honduras, British Solomon Islands, Grenada, Malta and St. Lucia. Photo.
77 £2900
De La Rue Colonial Proofs and Essays: King George V Die universal key plate, cut down 3d. ''POSTAGE & REVENUE'' die proof, mounted on sunken card (89 x 114mm) marked ''C'' and dated ''SEPT 15th'' in red and ''Universal Key Plate'', ''3d'' and ''GIBRALTAR'' handpainted in black and Chinese white. This design was not used for Gibraltar, but used for Jamaica, Nyasaland and Straits Settlements. Photo.
78 £18000
Forgeries: The extensive collection of forgeries and reprints formed by the Bath Philatelic Society, in eight albums incl. China with large and small dragons, Shanghai locals, Columbia incl. Barbacoas, Indian States, Italian states written up with a number of bogus covers, Japan, France 1878 15c. pair of postal forgeries, Sperati forgeries, New Zealand incl. 1s. Jeffryes forgery on watermarked large star paper (70 x 58mm) with 'fakers crook' surround design, fantasy and bogus issues incl. Moresnet labels (2) produced by J.B. Moens, printers' waste, postal, some genuine but defective examples of scarce material, a few of which are certified incl. Ceylon 1861 8d. brown, repaired, R.P.S. certificate (1934), Great Britain Inland Revenue 10s. ultramarine extensively repaired, R.P.S. certificate (1939), also numerous pencil annotations by Major Adrian Hopkins identifying items. Mixed condition, as might be expected, but an exceptional collection formed by a number of the most expert philatelists of their time. (many 100s)
79 | £80
Literature: A British West Indies Library contained within five cartons, with much material specifically relating to the Leeward Islands, publications incl. ''King George V Key Plates'' by Fernbank first and second editions, six hardbound Sotheby's catalogues incl. 'Maximus', 'Midas' (2), and Gibbs Admirals, Gibbs Double Heads (2), range of B.W.I. Study Circle journals etc.
80 | £210
Literature: A selection incl. ''The Four Annas and Half Anna Lithographed Stamps of India 1854-55'' by Martin and Smythies 1928 and 1930 editions, ''The Postage Stamps and Telegraph Stamps of British India'', by Stewart-Wilson and Crofton, ''The Encyclopedia of British Empire Postage Stamps'' by Robson Lowe vols I, II and III, auction catalogues, etc. (22 items)
83 £320
Omnibus Issues: 1935 Silver Jubilee sets complete mint, incl. British Forces in Egypt, some with toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (250)
84 | £240
Omnibus Issues: 1935 Silver Jubilee sets complete mint (British Forces in Egypt 1pi. used and with rounded corner), mainly fine mint. (250)
85 | £230
Omnibus Issues: 1935 Silver Jubilee, sets complete mint, less British Forces in Egypt, some with lightly toned gum, otherwise mainly fine. (249)
86 | £580
Omnibus Issues: 1935 Silver Jubilee sets complete used, less British Forces in Egypt, all except five sets being on cover incl. Grenada 1/2d., 11/2d. and 1s. with 'kite and horizontal log' varieties, G.B., Cayman Is., Ceylon, Mauritius and South Africa (split pairs) are off cover.
88 | £60
Omnibus Issues: 1937 Coronation sets complete mint, 1953 Coronation and 1972 Silver Wedding sets complete unmounted mint. (100s)
89 | £50
Omnibus Issues: 1937 Coronation and 1953 Coronation sets complete in a small stockbook, mainly fine mint, many are unmounted. (308)
90 | £80
Omnibus issues: 1937 Coronation: A selection of covers, mainly f.d.c's from 38 different countries, some duplication, also Swaziland 1935 Silver Jubilee 6d. showing extra flagstaff and set perfin ''SPECIMEN'' (imperfections). (79 items)
91 | £450
Omnibus Issues: 1948-49 Silver Wedding sets complete (less South Africa) unmounted mint, some with minor gum toning, mainly fine. (134)
92 | £270
Postage Dues: A British Commonwealth collection in an album, incl. British Occupation of Italian Colonies, British Solomon Islands 1940 set mint, Gilbert and Ellice Islands 1940 set mint, Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika, etc. (100s)
93 | £280
Postal History and Covers: An overseas selection of covers, incl. airmails, W.W.II censored mail, South America, etc. (136 items)
94 | £1150
Postal History and Covers: An all World accumulation of covers and cards, incl. Great Britain, India, Jamaica, U.S.A., etc. (163 items)
95 | £3200
Postal History and Covers: An all World accumulation, incl. France, Germany and States, Italy, Mexico, Switzerland, Turkey, U.S.A., with postal stationery, instructional marks, range of early postcards, etc. (approx. 600)
96 | £700
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation, incl. Egypt, France, Great Britain, Luxembourg, many f.d.c's, omnibus issues, etc. (100s)
97 | £450
Postal History and Covers: An all World selection of covers and cards, incl. Bermuda, W.W.II censored mail, flown covers, etc. (216 items)
98 | £350
Postal History and Covers: An all World selection of covers, cards and a few pieces, incl., French Colonies, Southern Africa, flown covers, etc. (175 items)
99 | £140
Postal History and Covers: All World accumulation of covers, cards and many fronts, incl. France, postal stationery with Bahamas, etc. (100s)
100 | £380
Postal History and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. Australian States, Norway, all World postal stationery, etc. (360 items)
101 | £190
Postal History and Covers: A selection of mainly covers in a folder, incl. Great Britain, India, etc. (34 items)
102 | £290
Postal History and Covers: Airmails, a collection of covers and cards in an album incl. 1911 London-Windsor card used, U.S.A. 1928 (Oct.) and 1929 (Aug.) LZ127 Zeppelin covers, 1933 (Oct. 28) Zeppelin 50c. green used from Akron, Ohio, 1936 Hindenberg covers, Concorde covers incl. 1977 (Aug. 20) signed Brian Trubshaw, other signed covers and shipping cards, etc. (approx. 75)
104 | £150
Postal History and Covers: British Africa, a selection from 1895 to 1997, incl. Nigeria with Royal Nigeria Company, etc., also a strong selection of St. Helena Official mail, etc. (45)
105 | £160
Postal History and Covers: British Africa, a selection of covers, cards and three fronts, incl. Gold Coast, Southern Africa, etc. (42 items)
106 | £220
Postal History and Covers: British West Indies, a group of items from 1777 to 1951 incl. 1777 from St. Kitts to Madeira, 1850 from Jamaica with Rodney Hall c.d.s., early used postal stationery, 1869 cover from Antigua to London bearing 1863 6d. (2), etc., mixed condition. (14 items)
107 | £3500
Postal History and Covers: Far East, a selection of covers and cards, incl. India, Japan, Malaya, postal stationery, etc. (175 items)
108 | £850
Postal History and Covers: Middle East, a selection of covers and cards, incl. Egypt, Iraq, Palestine, censored mail, etc. (few 100s)
109 | £140
Postal History and Covers: Pacific Islands, a selection of covers, from 1895 to 1981, incl. Samoa, Solomon Islands with U.S. W.W.II military mail, Cook Islands, Papua, etc. (48)
111 | £220
Postal History and Covers: R.A.F. Ferry Command 1941-43, fifteen covers from and to various countries, incl. Canada, G.B., Bermuda, U.S.A., relating to the transporting of aircraft to the U.K.
112 | £380
Postal History and Covers: Ship Letters, 1817 to 1863, a selection, incl. Cowes, Deal, Dublin, Falmouth, sent from Brazil, Madeira, etc. (17 items)
113 | £500
Postal History and Covers: A selection of all World covers from 1785 to 1958, mostly classic ranges from pre-stamp, incl. Switzerland, Brazil with goatseye, Dom Pedro issues, G.B. Royal Mail, etc. (63)
114 | £900
Postal History and Covers: An interesting old time accumulation in a shoebox incl. G.B. 1844 1d. pink envelope with number ''9'' in Maltese Cross, China 1910 Kiukiang with 3c. (3) and 1c. to England, China W.W.II, Boer War covers, Egypt 1855 cover with 20pa. on 5pi. green pair Assouan to Ireland, W.W.I censors incl. 1917 G.B. 1d. red with Ascension c.d.s. and two line ''PASSED CENSOR/ASCENSION'' and signed, 1919 O.H.M.S. stampless cover to England with boxed ''ROYAL AIR FORCE SEAPLANE BASE MALTA'', P.O.W. mail, Hong Kong, India, Southern Rhodesia W.W.II labels on cover, Thailand, etc. (approx. 200 items)
116 | £130
Postal History and Covers: A small group of all World covers, incl. France 1900 Exposition Universelle 5c. printed envelope bearing 10f. pair to Cologne, Germany 1929 cover to Zurich bearing complete 1929 Welfare Fund set, Russia 1913 (Mar. ?) envelope to a Post Restante office in Nice bearing 1913 Romanov Tercentenary 7k. with extensive redirection and postage due markings, Western Berlin 1949 cover to Hamburg bearing 1949 Goethe 10f. pair, etc. (7)
117 | £110
Postal History and Covers: All World correspondence, mostly 20th century and addressed to France, incl. extensive Spain, Latin America, etc. (100s)
118 | £350
Postal History and Covers: A British Commonwealth selection, incl. British Occupation of Italian Colonies 1945 cover, registered locally in Asmara, franked by 1943-47 1d. to 2s.6d., India, etc. (68 items)
119 | £200
Postal History and Covers: A British Empire selection of covers and cards, incl. Gilbert and Ellice Islands 1951 cover franked by 1940 postage due 4d., Tristan da Cunha, postal stationery, etc. (113 items)
122 | £550
Thematics: Submarines, a collection in an album, incl. mainly poster stamps with World Wars I and II, advertising, France, Germany, Russia, U.S.A., etc. (191)
123 | £420
Aden: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1937 Dhow 1/2a. to 10r. set with extra 5r. shade, 1939-48 sets (2), etc., varied condition. (134)
127 £260
Antigua: 1932 Tercentenary 1/2d. to 5s. set, used on 1932 (May 13) envelope, registered to Trinidad, fine and scarce. S.G. 81-90. Photo.
128 | £400
Antigua: A mainly mint K.E.VII to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1903-07 set, 1908-17 to 5s. (2), 1921-29 sets, 1932 Tercentenary set, 1938-51 set, Barbuda 1922 set, etc., varied condition. (121)
129 £720
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: A selection of the 1887-92 issue used in Ascension, comprising 1/2d. vermilion pair on piece, 1/2d. blue-green pair on piece, 2d. (toning), 21/2d. on piece, 5d., 6d., 1s., 1881 1d. lilac, also 41/2d. with Madame Joseph cancellation, mixed condition but mainly fine strikes. Photo.
130 £110
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: 1887-92 4d. used with Feb. 24 1899 code A c.d.s., fine. S.G. Z13, cat. 450. Photo.
131 £110
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: 1897 (Jan. 26) cover to Sheerness, franked by 1881 1d. lilac and 1887-92 21/2d., tied by poor to good Ascension c.d.s's, some staining, otherwise fine. Photo.
132 £170
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: 1898 (Aug. 11) envelope to Portsmouth, endorsed at top ''From C.J. Johnson Writer I. of Ascension'' and countersigned, franked by 1881 1d. lilac, tied by good Ascension c.d.s. with Plymouth Ship Letter c.d.s., on reverse, small tear at top, otherwise fine. Sismondo certificate (2004). Photo.
133 £420
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: 1900 1s. green and carmine used with neat upright Sept. 22 190-? code A c.d.s., diagonal crease, otherwise fine. S.G. Z20, cat. 1,400. Photo.
134 £90
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension, 1903 (Dec. 16) Q.V. 1d. reply card outward half, addressed to B. Frederick Hounsell Dammers in Bridport, Dorset, carried on board Union Castle S.S. ''Doune Castle''.
135 £110
Ascension: Great Britain used in Ascension: 1912 (July 20) envelope to England, franked by 1887-92 1/2d. vermilion (2), tied by good to fine Ascension code B c.d.s's, a few cover faults.
136 £70
Ascension: 1924-33 11/2d. rose-red pair, one variety broken scroll [R. 1/4], fine mint. S.G. 12, d, cat. 190. Photo.
138 £140
Ascension: 1938-53 4d. black and ultramarine with 'mountaineer' flaw [R. 4/4], mint, heavy hinge and lightly toned gum, otherwise fine (S.G. 42da, cat. 1,000), also Saint Helena 1938-44 1/2d. to 10s. set (less 3d. ultramarine) in fine unmounted mint blocks of four. Photo.
140 | £270
Ascension: A mainly mint K.E.VII to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1922 set, 1924-33 set, top two values are unmounted, 1934 set, 1938-53 set, etc. (83)
141 | £250
Australian States: A small selection on leaves, incl. New South Wales 1902-03 to 2s.6d. mint, Tasmania with 1853 1d. pale blue on thin hard paper, used with R.P.S. certificate (1991) stating ''badly thinned and corner crease'', 1853-55 4d. orange plate I used with R.P.S. certificate (1991) states ''repaired'', 1899-1900 set mint, etc., mixed condition. (28)
142 £240
Australian States: New South Wales: 1863 cover, registered from London to ''Pinnacle Reef, Forbes, New South Wales'', franked by 1862-64 4d. BK and 9d. GC tied by London duplexes, endorsed at top ''To be left at the Forbes Post Office'', with boxed ''ADVERTISED/UNCLAIMED'' and unframed ''UNCLAIMED'' in red, bearing East Sheen, Sydney and Forbes datestamps on the reverse. Photo.
143 £80
Australian States: Victoria: 1858 (Oct.) large part registered envelope to Watford, England, bearing 1850-53 3d. blue pair at lower right and 1854 1s. blue at upper left, also 1861 (Dec. 20) envelope to Watford, bearing 1858 6d. bright blue, adhesives and covers with faults. Photo.
145 £420
Australian States: Victoria: 1886-96 5 with telegraphic cancellation, 6, 7 and 9 c.t.o., fine. S.G. 324-326, 328. Photo.
146 £1450
Australia: 1913-14 First Watermark 2 black and rose mint, a few blunted perfs. otherwise fine. S.G. 16, cat. 6,500. Photo.
147 | £400
Australia: 1915 Second Watermark 2d., 21/2d. and 9d. mint, 1923-24 Third Watermark 6d. mint (4), 2s. mint (3) and 1 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', also Victoria Postage Dues 1890-94 to 5s. and 1900-04 to 5s., mint, mixed condition. (42)
148 £110
Australia: 1915-27 Third Watermark 1 chocolate and dull blue, used, corner fault and pulled perfs. at top and base. S.G. 44, cat. 1,600. Photo.
149 £900
Australia: 1915-27 Third Watermark 2 purple-black and pale rose, one toned perf. otherwise fine mint. S.G. 45b, cat. 4,250. Photo.
150 £1150
Australia: 1918-23 Single Watermark 1s.4d. very deep turquoise, mint, minor gum crease otherwise very fine, lightly hinged. S.G. 66b, cat. 3,500. Copy of B.P.A. certificate (2007) for a pair. Photo.
151 £150
Australia: 1923-24 Third Watermark 1 grey mint from the foot of the sheet with part Harrison imprint, fine. S.G. 75, cat. 650. Photo.
152 £70
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark 10s. grey and pink, used with Telegraph Office c.d.s., a few shortish perfs. at base as usual, otherwise fine with good colour. S.G. 112, cat. 500. Photo.
153 £320
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark 2 black and rose, mint, repaired perf. and other faults. S.G. 114, cat. 4,500. Photo.
154 £350
Australia: 1986 Christmas 30c. in an unmounted mint vertical strip of three, top stamp showing yellow omitted, next stamp with partial omission, fine and scarce. S.G. 1040 var, EC AU2080MCa, around ten mint known. Photo.
155 | £2200
Australia: An accumulation in ten stockbooks, incl. New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania with 1892-99 10s. mint, Victoria, Western Australia, range of K.G.V heads, Postage dues, Officials with 1926-30 perf. 131/2 x 121/2 41/2d. used, cancellations, etc. (1,000s)
156 | £620
Australia: A mint and used accumulation in a stockbook, incl. 1913-14 6d. claret mint and used, 1918-23 1s.4d. mint, 1926-30 perf. 14 1s.4d. mint, 1932 Bridge set used, 1934 Victoria Centenary sets (both) mint and used, 1937-49 to 10s. (both) mint, used to 1 (3), range of later issues to 2010, etc. (many 100s)
157 £230
Bahamas: 1861-62 Rough perf. 14 to 16 1d. lake, large part original gum, fine and fresh appearance. S.G. 4, cat. 650. R.P.S. certificate (1967). Photo.
159 £120
Bahamas: 1942 Landfall 6d. olive-green and light blue with ''COIUMBUS'' [R. 5/2] variety, mint, heavy hinge and light gum toning, otherwise fine. S.G. 169a, cat. 1,200. Photo.
161 | £200
Bahamas: Q.V. to K.G.V mint and used collection incl. 1863-80 Watermark Crown CC perf. 121/2 1s. blue green used, perf. 14 1s. deep green mint, 1882 Watermark Crown CA perf. 12 4d. rose unused (without gum), 1884-90 5s. mint, 1901-03 mint set, 1911-19 Watermark Mult. Crown CA mint set, a few of the early examples with faults, light toning, otherwise mainly good to fine. (54)
164 £300
Barbados: 1878 1d. on half of 5s. dull rose, unsevered pair with one stamp showing no stop after ''D'', used, extensive faults, also a single example used (not guaranteed). S.G. 86a, b, cat. 4,500. Brandon certificate (2011) states ''divided vertically and with lower label removed, torn, creased and other faults''. Photo.
165 | £130
Barbados: A K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1905 to 2s.6d. mint, 1912-26 to 3s. mint, 1916-19 to 3s. mint, 1920-21 to 3s. mint, to 3s. used (cancellations not guaranteed), etc., some unmounted, poor to fine. (59)
167 £110
Basutoland: 1901 (May 28) cover to a Boer P.O.W. in Diyatalawa Camp, Ceylon, franked by 1881 1d. lilac, tied by Leribe c.d.s. with further strike below, blue circular ''CENSOR/PRISONER OF WAR'' cachet and censor tape at top. Photo.
172 | £240
Reference numbers taken from ''The Postal Stationery of the Bechuanalands and Botswana'' by Peter Thy & John Inglefield-Watson (2004). Bechuanaland: British Bechuanaland: Postal Stationery: 1886 to 1894, a selection with postcards and wrappers PC1, 2, 3, 6, 7b, 8, 9, 10a, 11, 12 unused, PC3, 7b, 9, 11, 12 used, PC 11, 12 with ''SPECIMEN'' types 3 and 6, WR 3b, 4, 7 unused, WR 4, 7 used and ''SPECIMEN'', registration envelopes with RE4, 5G (2), 6I, 15GH unused, fine.
176 £100
Bechuanaland: Bechuanaland Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1913 K.G.V 1/2d. Downey Head postcard PC 17 with ''COLONIAS'' handstamp in red, fine. Ex Goa archive. Photo.
177 | £320
Bechuanaland: Bechuanaland Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1889 to 1966 selection with Q.V. 4d. RE 21 size H, 4d. RE 25 size F, K.E.VII 4d. RG 27 ''SPECIMEN'', RE 29, RE 30, RE 31, K.G.V 4d. RE 32b, RE 33a, RE 33b, RE 35, RE 37b, RE 38a, RE 39, RE 40a, K.G.VI 4d. RE 43, Q.E.II RE 44, RE 45, RE 46, RE 47, all unused, fine. (19 items)
178 £450
Bechuanaland: British Bechuanaland: Postal Stationery: Registration Envelopes: 1889 4d. vermilion size G RE 15a with overprint omitted, fine unused The only recorded example. Photo.
180 £350
Bechuanaland: British Bechuanaland: Postal Stationery: Registration Envelopes: 1889 4d. vermilion size H, RE 16a, dated ''28. 2. 89'' used from Vryburg to Germany, uprated by 1/2d. vermilion (6), 1d. lilac (2) and 6d., fine. Photo.
181 £480
Bechuanaland: Bechuanaland Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1903 K.E.VII 4d. size F, essay for overprint and surcharge with manuscript endorsements, this format was later used for the 1908 issue. Ex McCorquodale & Co. records. Photo.
182 £480
Bechuanaland: Bechuanaland Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1903 K.E.VII 4d. size F, essay for overprint and surcharge, this format was not adopted. Ex McCorquodale & Co. records. Photo.
183 £100
Bechuanaland: Bechuanaland Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1913 K.G.V 4d. (print code DG) RE 33c, used from Mochudi to Mafeking, uprated by 2d. (7, one with corner fault), scarce commercial franking. Photo.
186 £170
Bermuda: 1875 1d. on 2d. large part original gum, 1d. on 3d. small part original gum and 1d. on 1s. unused, some faults. S.G. 15-17. Photo.
187 £80
Bermuda: 1920-21 Tercentenary 1st issue 1/4d., 1/2d., 1d., 2d. and 21/2d., all in blocks of four used on separate covers to U.S.A.
188 £150
Bermuda: 1922-34 3d. ultramarine with inverted watermark, in an unmounted mint block of four from the left of the sheet. S.G. 83a, cat. 640+.
189 | £900
Bermuda: 1938-53 a mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. comprehensive range of shades, 2s. purple and deep blue on pale blue with broken lower right scroll, 2s.6d. line perf. 141/4, 5s. line perf. 141/4, 5s. green and scarlet on yellow in a plate block of four, perf. 13, 10s. green and deep lake on pale emerald, 12s.6d. deep grey on brownish orange, 12s.6d. grey and brownish orange, perf. 13 (3), 1 purple and black on red, minor flaws, etc., varied condition. (128)
191 | £160
Bermuda: 1938-53 Perf. 14 10s. a mint set of eight printings as listed by Yendall, fine. S.G. 119-119f.
194 | £920
Bermuda: A collection on leaves, incl. 1865-1903 1d. mint, 2d. unused (3), 3d. unused (2), 1874 type 6a 1s. unused, type 6a used, 1875 1d. on 2d. mint and unused, 1d. on 3d. unused (2), 1d. on 1s. unused (regummed), 1883-1904 to 1s. mint singles (4) and block of four, 4d. block of four mint, 1906-10 to 4d. mint (3), 1936 1s. green block of eight and thirty unmounted mint, covers with 1883-1904 1/2d. strip of five on cover to U.S.A., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
195 | £900
Bermuda: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in a stockbook, incl. 1883-1904 1d. aniline scarlet with inverted watermark used, 21/2d. with inverted watermark used, 1910-25 set mint, 1918-22 4s. with variety broken Crown and scroll mint, 1938-52 11/2d. with variety ''A'' of ''CA'' missing from watermark mint, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
196 | £1050
Bermuda: A mainly mint K.E.II to Q.E.II collection in two albums, incl. 1906-10 set, 1918-22 10s. (2), 1, 1920-21 Tercentenary sets (2), 1922-34 1d. imperforate plate proof pair in blue, 1924-32 2s. (5), 2s.6d. (4), 10s. (4), 12s.6d. (2), 1935 Silver Jubilee 11/2d. with bird by turret, 1970 6c. on 6d. with watermark inverted used, 1986 90c. on $3 with double surcharge, etc., varied condition. (100s)
197 | £700
Bermuda: A Q.V. to K.G.VI collection on leaves, incl. 1906-10 set mint, 1918-22 2s. (4), 2s.6d., 4s. (2), 5s. (2), 10s. (2) and 1 (2), 1924-32 2s.6d. black and carmine-red on deep grey blue with R.P.S. certificate (2005), 2s.6d. black and scarlet on deep blue with R.P.S. certificate (2005) mint, 10s. (5) and 12s.6d. mint, etc., varied condition. (180)
198 | £400
Bermuda: A Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1865-1903 1d. (2), 2d., 3d. yellow-buff (2), 1s. unused, 1d. and 3d. imperforate plate proofs in pairs overprinted ''CANCELLED'', 1874 3d. on 1s. type 6 used (small tear), 3d. on 1s. type 6a. used (repaired), 1875 1d. on 3d. mint (crease), 1883-1904 1d. carmine rose with inverted watermark used, etc., mixed condition. (84)
199 | £150
Bermuda: A mint Q.V. to early Q.E.II selection, incl. range of early issues, 1918-22 10s., 1938-53 2s. (5), 2s.6d. (4), 5s. (4), 10s. (3), 12s.6d. and 1 (2), 1953-62 to 1, etc., mixed condition. (125)
201 £200
Bermuda: Railways: 1931 3d. and 6d. ''B.R.Co. Ltd'/Parcel, Goods, etc., Stamp'' labels, both unmounted mint and unsevered (Ticket plus receipt), scarce. This was the last type of ticket used by the railway before its closure, parcels and mail subsequently no longer carried as rapidly across the island nor able to be rushed to Hamilton in order to catch an earlier boat. Photo.
205 | £600
Bermuda: Covers and Cancellations: A collection of covers and cards in four albums, leaves and loose, incl. instructional marks, censored mail, postage dues, maritime mail, f.d.c's with 1935 Silver Jubilee set on two covers, postal stationery with postcards 1893 provisional 1d. unused, registered envelopes, wrappers with 1950-51 1/4d. on 1/4d., 3/4d. on 1/4d. unused, etc. (few 100s)
206 £1000
British Guiana: 1852 1c. black on magenta, a used single, pressed horizontal crease otherwise fine and rare. R.P.S. certificate (1994). S.G. 9, cat. 5,500. Photo.
209 £60
British Honduras: 1935 Silver Jubilee 3c. and 4c. mint corner blocks of four, both variety 'extra flagstaff' [Pl. 1, R. 9/1], the first with light horizontal crease affecting two stamps, otherwise fine. Ex Rand. S.G. 143, a, 144, a, cat. 281+. Photo.
213 £170
British Levant: Turkish Currency: 1893 40pa. on d. vermilion handstamped Constantinople provisional used on (Feb. 28) envelope (folds) from British P.O. Constantinople to Beyrout with Mar. 9 arrival on reverse, scarce usage. B.P.A. certificate (1952). Also a used single. S.G. 7. Photo.
218 £80
British Levant: Postal Stationery: Overprinted Foreign Rate Postcards: 1902 K.E.VII 1d. + 1d. carmine reply paid postcard (CP 47) with type I ''LEVANT'' overprint unused and outward half used from Beirut to France on June 9 1909, fine. Only one example recorded, and one used from Salonica to Germany.
222 | £380
British Occupation of Italian Colonies: Selection of covers, with M.E.F., Eritrea, Somalia, Tripolitania, philatelic frankings with complete sets, postage dues, etc. (21 items)
228 £110
British Virgin Islands: 1935 Silver Jubilee 1s. showing 'kite and horizontal log' unmounted mint, S.G. 106l, cat. 400, also Dominica 1s. 'dot by flagstaff' and Turks and Caicos 1/2d 'kite and vertical log' mint, the first with some shortish perfs. at top, otherwise mainly fine. Photo.
229 | £150
British Virgin Islands: An accumulation of covers and cards from 1889 to 1995, incl. postal stationery, postcards, registered mail, etc. (285 items)
230 | £480
Brunei: A mint and used selection, from the 1900s to the 1950s, incl. watermark varieties, a few specimens, blocks of four, 1907-10 values to $1 mint, 1908-22 to $5 mint, 1947-51 to $10 mint, Japanese Occupation, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
231 £70
Brunei: Postal Stationery: 1935 15c. size G registered envelopes (2) both overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', one very fine and fresh, the other mainly fine but flap stuck down. H&G 1a. Photo.
232 £90
Brunei: Postal Stationery: 1935 15c. size H registered postal stationery envelope unused, fine. H&G 1b. Photo.
233 £550
Brunei: Postal Stationery: Japanese Occupation 1944 15c. registered envelope with Japanese chop in violet, used with North Borneo 2c. and 6c. to Kuching, fine. H&G 1. Photo.
234 | £90
Burma: A mint and used collection on stockleaves, incl. 1937 to 1r., 1938-40 set used, 1946 sets (2), 1946 Official set mint, etc., varied condition. (277)
235 | £80
Burma: A selection of covers and pieces from 1894 to 1966, incl. censored and registered mail, postal stationery, etc. (38 items)
236 | £400
Cameroon: A selection, incl. 1916-17 1c. lower marginal strip of five with overprint misplaced upwards, resulting in ''CAMEROUN'' omitted from bottom stamp, 1921 1c. to 5f. set handstamped ''COLONIAS'' in violet (attached to three pieces), 1905 5pf. stationery card to Germany with Victoria, Kamerun c.d.s., ''Baptisten-Mission/Gr.Soppo/Kamerun'' and ''Buchhandlung'' handstamps in violet alongside, 1940 (May 15) envelope to Bristol with 1939 2c., 3c., 4c., 5c. and 2f.50 tied by Douala c.d.s's with British Naval Control cachet, ''BRITISH/VICE-CONSULATE/ DOUALA/TERRITOIRE DU/CAMROUN/SOUS MANDAT/FRANCAIS'' circular cachet on both sides, ''BRITISH NAVAL CONTROL/(SERVICE DES ROUTES BRITANNIQUES)/DOUALA/TERRITOIRE DU/CAMEROUN/SOUS MANDAT FRANCAIS'' rectangular cachet on reverse, (Nov. 5) censored envelope from Leeds to a member of the Spears Mission, redirected outside of postal channels to Cameroon, thence to Salisbury, with Cameroun Postal Control cachet, and 1942 long air mail envelope to Natal, bearing 1925-26 50c., 1927-28 10f. pair with ''BRITISH NAVAL CONTROL/service des routes Britanniques/DUALA/FRENCH CAMEROONS'' rectangular cachet in blue, fair to fine.
237 | £60
Cameroon: A small selection of 1960s issues, incl. 1961 Independence to both types of the 5s., 10s. and 1 mint, 1962 President and Prime Minister surcharged for use in Southern Cameroon 3d. on 20f. mint and used, 6d. on 25f. mint and used, and 2s.6d. on 60f. mint (2), etc., also Cameroons Trust Territory 1960-61 1 mint and used, and a small selection of Somaliland Independence issues. (58)
239 | £1400
Canada: Newfoundland: A collection on leaves, incl. range of imperfs. with four margins with 1857-64 1d. unused, 8d. scarlet-vermilion with small part original gum, 1d., 4d. (three margins) and 5d. used, 1860 4d. used (torn in half and reattached), 5d. mint, 6d. used, 1862-63 4d. used, 1862-64 1d. to 1s. (with both shades of the 5d.) unused or part original gum, later Q.V. issues mainly part original gum with 1865-70 to 24c., 1868-72 3c. vermilion and 3c. blue, 1876-79 rouletted set, 1880-82 5c., 1887 5c., 1897 Discovery set, 1897 type 37 1c. on 3c., 1897-1918 Portraits set, then mint with 1910 to 15c., 1911 to 15c., 1911-16 to 15c., 1919 Caribou to 36c. (less 12c.), 1920 Air $1 on 15c. (2, one showing variety no comma after Air Post), 1920 type A 3c. on 15c., 1921 Air 35c. (no gum), 1923-29 to 24c., 1928-29 to 30c., 1929-31 to 20c., 1930 both Air sets, 1931 to 30c., 1932 Air $1.50 on $1, 1933 Air set, 1933 Air $4.50 on 75c., 1933 to 32c., also some used issues, small selection of Provinces with New Brunswick 1960-63 1c. to 17c. mint, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
240 £240
Canada: 1851 laid paper 3d. red, four good margins, fine used with neat target cancellation. S.G. 1, cat. 1,100. Photo.
241 £600
Canada: An imperf. selection comprising 1851 laid paper 3d., 6d. (2), 1852-57 1/2d., 3d. (11) and 10c. (2), range of shades, some with four margins, mixed condition. (17)
242 £220
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 3d., four close to good margins, unused, fine. Philatelic Foundation certificate (1969). S.G. 5, cat. 2,750. Photo.
243 £320
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 3d., four good to large margins, unused, tiny crease in margin and one or two tiny specks of black ink on design, otherwise fine. S.G. 5, cat. 2,750. Photo.
245 £80
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 3d., four small to good margins, showing major re-entry, good used. S.G. 8b, cat. 950. Photo.
246 £160
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 6d., four small to large margins, used with barred cancellations. B.P.A. certificate (1972). S.G 10, cat. 1,200. Photo.
247 £290
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 71/2d., four close to good margins, used, thin and handstamps on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 12, cat. 2,500. Photo.
248 £150
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 71/2d., three margins, good used. R.P.S. certificate (1975) noting ''closed tear at top''. S.G. 12, cat. 2,500. Photo.
249 £800
Canada: 1852-57 handmade wove paper 10d. dull blue, handmade wove paper, clear to large rough margins, unused, some colour suffusion and minor corner crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 14, cat. 13,000. Photo.
250 £110
Canada: 1852-57 machine-made paper 1/2d. deep rose, three margins, unused (regummed), vertical crease, otherwise fine and fresh. S.G. 17, cat. 1,000. Photo.
252 £190
Canada: 1852-57 machine-made paper 10d., four close to good margins, used with indistinct cancellation. S.G. 20, cat. 2,250. Photo.
253 £420
Canada: 1852-57 vertically ribbed paper 1/2d., three margins, unused with small part original gum, thinned and soiled. R.P.S. certificate (1969). S.G. 21a, cat. 10,000. Photo.
254 £320
Canada: 1859 1c. (3), 5c., 10c. (3), 121/2c. (3), and 17c., and 1864 2c. (2), unused, some reperforated, very mixed condition. (13)
255 £60
Canada: 1859 5c. showing re-entry, used with faint target cancellation, shortish perf. at top, otherwise fine. R.P.S. certificate (1973). S.G. 32a, cat. 450. Photo.
256 | £1400
Canada: A mint or unused Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. range of shades, small and large Queens with 1868-90 1/2c. (4 singles and strip of three), 1c. (4), 2c. (2), 3c., 6c. (2), 121/2c. (2 singles and vertical pair) and 15c. (9 singles and pair), 1870-90 to 5c., 6c. and 10c. (4) with 1c. block of nine, 1873-79 to 10c., 1873-79 1/2c. upper marginal imprint block of eight, 1889-97 to 10c. (3), 1893 20c. and 50c. (2), 1893 8c. (3), 1897-98 to 10c., 1898-1902 values to 20c. as singles and to 8c. in blocks of four, etc., mixed condition. (140)
257 £480
Canada: 1889-97 3c., 1893 8c. and 1897-98 2c. imperf. pairs, mint with toned gum, slightly mixed condition. S.G. 105b, 117a, 142a, cat. 1,975. Photo.
258 £900
Canada: 1897 Jubilee to $5, with extra 1c., 2c., 5c. and 50c., mint or part original gum, mixed condition. S.G. 121-140, cat. 6,000. Photo.
259 £400
Canada: 1897 Jubilee 1/2c. to $5 used with a few additional shades, top four values with roller cancellations, the top two very heavy and indistinct, mixed condition. S.G. 121-40, cat. 3,500. Photo.
260 £120
Canada: 1898 Imperial Penny Postage 2c. lavender imperf. pair, without gum as issued, fine. S.G. 166a, cat. 400. Photo.
261 £120
Canada: 1898 Imperial Penny Postage 2c. lavender imperf. pair, without gum as issued, fine. S.G. 166a, cat. 400. Photo.
263 £450
Canada: 1922-31 Admirals, 7c. red-brown in an imperforate pair, fine but without gum. S.G. 251 var. Photo.
264 £350
Canada: 1926 type 49 2c. on 3c. marginal strip of five, the left two stamps with overprint omitted and the centre stamp with overprint partially omitted, mint, heavily folded down vertical perfs. and with straight edge at top, otherwise fine with B.P.A. certificate (1982), also type 50 2c. on 3c. single variety overprint double mint, heavy hinge, otherwise fine with B.P.A. certificate (1975). S.G. 264a, 265a, cat. 650+. Photo.
265 £600
Canada: 1932-33 5c. block of four (comprising two rejoined pairs), variety imperf. vertically, unmounted mint, folded down central margin, rough perfs. at top and centre, otherwise fine. S.G. 323a, cat. 3,600. Photo.
266 £120
Canada: 1935 Pictorial issue 3c. variety printed on the gummed side, fine mint. S.G. 343b, cat. 325. Photo.
267 £65
Canada: 1935 Pictorial issue 3c. variety printed on the gummed side, fine mint. S.G. 343b, cat. 325. Photo.
268 £150
Canada: 1935 Pictorial issue 5c. block of four and pair, both imperf. vertically, mint, both with lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 345a, cat. 675. Photo.
269 | £240
Canada: An unmounted mint K.G.VI collection in a stockbook, incl. 1942-48 War Effort set, Special Delivery, Officials with 1949-50 set, booklet panes, also Newfoundland, etc. Stated to cat. 2,561. (few 100s)
270 £2500
Canada: 1959 Opening of St Lawrence Seaway 5c. variety centre inverted, unmounted mint, small corner crease and very lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 513a, cat. 9,000, Unitrade 387a, cat. $12,500. Photo.
271 £450
Canada: 1962-64 5c. vertical corner pair variety imperf. horizontally, used on piece with 4c. pair and 1956 Chemical Industry 25c. (2) with Gonor Man c.d.s's, fine. S.G. 531c, cat. 750+. Photo.
272 | £600
Canada: A mint K.G.V to K.G.VI collection on leaves, incl. 1903 to 10c. (3), 20c. (3) and 50c., 1908 Quebec set, 1911-22 to 50c. (2) with 20c. block of four, range of War Tax issues with 1915 overprinted set, 1922-31 to $1, 1926 type 49 2c. pair, 1927 Confederation 1c. pair imperf. on three sides, 1928-29 to $1, 1930-31 to $1, 1935 to $1, 1937-37 to $1, 1942-48 to $1, postage dues with 1906-28 and 1930-32 to 10c., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
274 | £380
Canada: A used Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1858-59 1/2d., 3d., 1859 to 121/2c. (3 singles and a pair) and 17c. (3), 1864 2c. (2), range of small and large Queens to 15c. with 1868-90 Ottawa thin paper 6c. blackish brown (R.P.S. certificate, 1970), 1897-98 to 10c., 1898-1902 to 20c., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
276 | £150
Canada: A used K.G.V to early Q.E.II collection in a boxed album, incl. 1903-12 to 50c., 1908 Quebec set, 1928-29 to $1, 1930-31 to $1, range of coils with 1911-22 perf. 12 x imperf. strip of seven used on piece, postage dues, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
277 £500
Canada: Registration Stamps: 1875-92, a mint and used selection, incl. 2c. used on cover alongside 2c. Small Queen on 1898 cover with boxed ''REGISTERED'' in blue, 5c. imperf. pair mint, 8c. mint (2), 8c. used, perf. 12 x 111/2 5c. used, etc., mixed condition. (23 stamps and one cover) Photo.
278 £150
Canada: Special Delivery: A selection, complete mint and used from 1898 to 1946, incl. 1898 10c. mint marginal strip of five, etc., mixed condition. (36) Photo.
279 £290
Canada: Officials: 1949 7c., 10c. and 14c. unmounted mint lower left corner blocks of four, with the lower right stamp in each variety missing stop after ''S'', fine. S.G. O166, a, O167, a, O171, a, cat. 909+. Photo.
280 | £180
Canada: Officials: A K.G.VI to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1949 to $1 mint and used, 1950-52 to $1 mint and used, 1950-51 $1 unmounted mint and used (2), etc., mixed condition. (101)
282 £80
Cayman Islands: 1917 (Sept.) ''WAR STAMP/11/2d.'' type 16 on 21/2d. mint, lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 55, cat. 750. Brandon certificate (1985). Photo.
284 £1200
Ceylon: 1912-25 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 100r. grey-black, fine mint from the left of the sheet, fresh appearance. S.G. 321, cat. 3,250. Photo.
285 £620
Ceylon: 1912-25 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1000r. purple on red, overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D16), fine and fresh with gum. S.G. 323s, cat. 1,600. Photo.
286 £1300
Ceylon: 1921-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 100r. grey-black, fine and fresh lightly mounted mint S.G. 359h, cat. 3,250. Photo.
288 £320
Ceylon: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1879-80 8c. on 2c. violet, small ''c'' in ''cents'', this example used 1880 (Dec. 25) from Galle to Austria, two small tears, otherwise fine and rare. H&G 2. Photo.
289 £90
Ceylon: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1879-80 ''Naples,/Marseilles/or/Southampton/8 Cents'' on 2c. violet, with ''CEYLAN ''in capitals, fine unused and scarce. H&G 2a. Photo.
290 £90
China: Chinese Empire: 1897 Surcharges on 3c. Revenue stamp: 1c. on 3c. type 18 mint, some peripheral staining, otherwise fine. S.G. 88, cat. 775. Photo.
293 | £550
China: A collection of unmounted mint 1970s issues in a stockbook, incl. 1971 Anniversary of Chinese Communist Party set with 8f. in strip of three, Afro-Asian Friendship set, 1973 Panda set, Ballet set, 1974 Industrial Production set, etc., mainly fine. (109)
294 | £300
China: Booklets: 1980 to 2010, a mainly good to fine selection of 21 stamp booklets incl. 1980 Gu Dong, 1980 White Dolphin, 1981 Year of the Cock, 1983 Terracotta Figures, also a few presentation cards and stationery, etc.
295 | £700
China: A mainly used selection in a stockbook, incl. 1955 Scientists miniature sheets used, 1958 Anniversary miniature sheet used, 1958 Monument miniature sheet used, 1962 Stage Art imperforate set, also 3y. (stamp only) from the miniature sheet, 1968 Revolutionary Literature set, etc. (100s)
296 £240
China: Railway Stamps: Pekin to Hankow 10c., 20c. and 40c. railway stamps, mint, good to fine. Photo.
297 £1150
Colombia: 1919 Air ''1er/Servicio/Postal/Aereo/6-18-19'' 2c. carmine, a mint example, with four expertising marks on gum, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 379, cat. 4,750. Photo.
298 £1050
Colombia: Private Air Companies: Compaa Colombiana de Navegacin Area: 1920 (Feb.) 10c. Mother and Child, fine and fresh unused. S.G. 1, cat. 4,000. Photo.
300 £750
Colombia: Private Air Companies: Compaa Colombiana de Navegacin Area: 1920 (Feb.) 10c. Aeroplane on Airfield, fine and fresh unused. S.G. 8, cat. 4,750. Photo.
301 £1200
Colombia: Private Air Companies: Compaa Colombiana de Navegacin Area: 1920 (Feb.) 10c. Ocean Liner, fine and fresh unused. S.G. 9, cat. 6,000. Photo.
304 £750
Colombia: Private Air Companies: Sociedad Colombo-Alemana de Transportes Areos: 1921-23 5p. brown-olive, in an unmounted mint sheet (5 x 5), a few gum creases, otherwise fine. S.G. 28, cat. 9,375 as singles. Photo.
305 £230
Crete: British Post Offices in Crete, a selection incl. 1898 (Nov.) 20pa. bright violet used with Heraklion handstamp (with B.P.A. certificate, 2007), 1989 (Dec.) 20p. imperf. pair, 1899 10p. imperf. pair, 20p. mint block of four, etc., some possible forgeries, slightly mixed condition, also Ionian Islands 1859 (1/2d.), (1d.) and (2d.) large part original gum. (36)
306 | £90
Cyprus: 1882-86 to 12pi. used, 1912-15 to 45pi. mint (top value unmounted but with creasing), and 1934 to 45pi. unmounted mint, slightly mixed condition. (29)
307 £80
Cyprus: 1904-10 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 5pa. to 45pi. set fine mint. S.G. 60-71, cat. 350. Photo.
308 £400
Cyprus: 1904-10 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 5pa. bistre and black mint variety watermark inverted, some blunted perfs but an otherwise sound example of a rare stamp. S.G. 60w, cat. 1,900. Photo.
311 | £100
Cyprus: Postal Stationery: Selection comprising Q.V. registered envelopes (RP 5F with ''CYPRUS'' overprint), size F dated 22.4.79 die I, size G dated 29.3.79, die I and 2, dated 3.4.79 die I, dated 4.4.79 die I and 2 unused, also 1d. wrapper, postcards with 1/2d., 1d. and 11/2d. unused, fine. (11 items)
312 £140
Cyprus: Cancellations and Covers: 1921 (Mar. 17) 1/2pi. postal stationery card used locally, cancelled by fine strike of scarce Rizorkapaso squared circle. Photo.
313 | £90
Cyprus: Cancellations and Covers: An accumulation of covers and cards from 1888 to 1999, with a range of postal stationery, also 21 Q.E.II pieces with military cancellations, etc. (225 items)
314 | £620
Dominica: A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.V collection on leaves, incl. 1877-79 4d., 6d. and 1s. (2), 1883-84 21/2d. red-brown, 1886-88 set, 1903-07 set, 1907-08 set, 1908-20 set with shades, 1921-22 set, 1923-33 set with most shades and extra 1, etc., varied condition. (163)
315 | £380
Egypt: A duplicated used accumulation of early issues in a stockbook, incl. much cancellation interest, 1866 to 2pi. (7) and 5pi., 1867-71 to 2pi. (29) and 5pi. (3), 1872-75 to 21/2pi. (20) and 5pi. (15), 1874-75 to 5pi. (16), 1878 5pa. on 21/2pi. (2), 10pa. on 21/2pi. (23), etc., also range of British Forces in Egypt with G.B. 1882 1/2d. green, 1d. Venetian red, and 1d. lilac used with ''BRITISH ARMY POST OFFICE'' c.d.s's (not guaranteed), and a small range of World, mixed condition. (many 100s)
322 | £850
Egypt: A mint and used accumulation in a stockbook, incl. 1881-1902 5pi. mint (9), 1922-23 Official 15m. mint (both types), 1926-29 Air 27m. deep violet used (5), 1934 P.U.C. to 200m. mint (3), much duplication, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
323 | £550
Egypt: A mint and used stock in three stockbooks, incl. 1881-1902 5pi. mint (5), 1926-29 Express 20m. deep green mint (17), Postage dues, Officials, etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
324 | £400
Egypt: A mint and used selection in a stockbook, incl. 1933-38 Air set mint, Gaza 1959 55m. on 100m. a complete mint sheet (one showing ''UAP'' error), many blocks of four, much duplication, etc. (many 100s)
325 | £110
Egypt: A mainly unmounted mint selection of complete sheets in a folder, incl. 1947 Art Exhibition set (10 x 5), 1969 Post Day sets (10 x 5), Gaza with 1958 Human Rights sets (1- x 5), etc. (100s)
329 £1250
Egypt: British Forces in Egypt: 1932 ''POSTAL SEAL'' 1p. imperf. plate proof in issued colours on gummed wove paper, in two part sheets of 32 (4 x 8) from top and foot of sheet respectively with margins three sides, a few creases, otherwise fine. Photo.
331 | £480
Egypt: British Forces in Egypt: A collection on leaves, incl. 1932-33 Postal Seal 1p. used block of twelve, Letter Seal 1p. on cover to York with ''6'' in crowned circle, 1935 Silver Jubilee 1p. on cover, 1935 Christmas 3m. on 1p. pair used on piece, etc., slightly mixed condition. (9 covers and 53 stamps)
332 £680
Falkland Islands: 1904-12 3s. imperforate colour trial in ultramarine on watermarked Mult. Crown CA paper, without gum, some minor thinning, otherwise fine. Ex Stanley. Photo.
333 £80
Falkland Islands: 1904-12 3s. (2) and 5s. pair used, the last with ''POST OFFICE/(crown)/FALKLAND ISLANDS'' in violet (SH PSO.5) B.P.A. certificate (1961), some imperfections. S.G. 49, 50.
334 £180
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 5s. maroon block of four with each stamp cancelled with neat Port Stanley type PS1A c.d.s, fine. S.G. 67b, cat. 600.
335 £950
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 10s. block of four imperf. printer's samples in sepia on wove paper, overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type DS1), fine. Photo.
336 £150
Falkland Islands: 1912-20 1 black on red, mint, minor gum wrinkles, otherwise fine. S.G. 69, cat. 550. Photo.
337 £320
Falkland Islands: 1929-37 'Whale and Penguin' 1/2d. to 10s. in mint blocks of four, some marginal, the 10s. with crease affecting two stamps, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 116-26, cat. 1,500+. Photo.
338 £170
Falkland Islands: 1929-37 'Whale and Penguin' 1/2d. to 1 set, mint, 10s. with vertical crease, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 116-26, cat. 700. Photo.
339 £1450
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 1/2d. to 1 set mint, mainly fine. S.G. 127-138, cat. 4,250. Photo.
340 £320
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 1/2d. to 5s. (less 1s.) mint with some duplication, the 2s.6d. and 5s. (gum wrinkles) unmounted, mainly fine. (14)
341 £480
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 5s., an unmounted mint example, fine. S.G. 136, cat. 950+. Photo.
342 £700
Falkland Islands: 1933 Centenary 1 black and carmine, unmounted mint right marginal example, a few slightly rough perfs. and a small spot of toning in the selvedge, otherwise fine and fresh. S.G. 138, cat. 2,500. Photo.
344 £120
Falkland Islands: 1935 Silver Jubilee 1d. showing 'flagstaff on right hand turret' [Pl. 5, R. 7/1], mint, light gum toning, otherwise fine. S.G. 139d, cat. 450. Photo.
345 | £400
Falkland Islands: 1982 Conflict, a collection in a cover album, leaves and loose, incl. Argentine soldier's covers (2) both with boxed ''CORRESPONDENCIA DEL SOLDADO/SIN CARGO'', incoming mail with 1982 (Apr.) cover from Netherlands with type I cachet ''9409-ISLAS MALVINAS/REPUBLICA ARGENTINA'', a good range of ship and other cachets, etc. (few 100s)
346 | £520
Falkland Islands: A mainly Q.E.II collection in four albums, stockbook, leaves and loose, incl. mainly covers and cards, postal stationery with Aerogrammes, registered envelopes with 1960 4d. size G (2) and size H used, Official mail, f.d.c's, etc. (100s)
347 £95
Falkland Islands: A selection of K.G.VI to early Q.E.II commemorative issues in mint blocks of four, incl. 1948 Silver Wedding 1 in lower marginal imprint block of four, mainly fine. (13 blocks)
349 | £520
Falkland Islands: A Q.V. to early Q.E.II collection in a boxed album, incl. range of early issues, 1891-1902 to 1s. (2) mint, 1898 5s. mint, 1904-12 3s. pair used, 1912-20 to 5s. (2 shades) mint, 1921-28 to 3s. mint, 1938-50 to 10s. (2) and 1 (2) mint, values to 1 used on unaddressed envelope, 1932 Centenary 1s. used on piece, 1948 Silver Wedding set mint, 1952 to 1 mint, 1960-66 to 1 mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
350 | £680
Falkland Islands: A collection most unusually hinged into ''De La Rue Definitives of the Falkland Islands'' by Bunt, Q.V. to K.G.V, incl. 1878-79 6d. mint, 1891-1902 to 9d. mint and used, 1898 5s. mint, 1904-12 1d. dull coppery red mint (Brandon certificate, 1985), 2d. reddish purple mint (Brandon certificate, 1983), 21/2d. deep blue mint, 1912-20 3s., 5s., 10s. mint, 5s. used, 1921-28 21/2d. marginal block of four mint (R.P.S. certificate, 1967), 3s. used, 1929-37 'Whale and Penguin' to 10s. mint, etc., mixed condition. (96)
351 | £150
Falkland Islands: A mint collection on leaves, incl. a few early issues, 1938-50 to 1, 1952 to 1, Dependencies 1954-62 to 1 unmounted, etc., mixed condition. (172)
353 £160
Falkland Islands Dependencies: 1948-49 Thin Map set (less 21/2d.) in marginal mint blocks of eight with large part De La Rue imprint, one in each showing dot in ''T'' of ''SOUTH'' [R. 5/6], some with light creasing, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. G9, b, G10, a, G11, a, G12, a to G16, a. Photo.
354 | £260
Falkland Island Dependencies: A collection of mainly covers in two covers albums, leaves and loose, incl. range of cancellations, Expeditions with 1960s to 1980s, Germany, Russia, etc. (few 100s)
355 | £75
Falkland Islands Dependencies: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1948 Thin Map set, 1954-62 to 1, etc., slightly mixed condition. (171)
356 | £180
Faroe Islands: An accumulation in an album, three stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. 1940-41 20 on 1re and 20 on 5re used, Denmark used in, Year books, first day covers, Christmas seals, etc. (many 100s)
358 £85
Fiji: 1912-23 to 1 used with a range of shades, mainly fine. S.G. 125-137, cat. 400+. Photo.
359 | £700
Fiji: A collection on leaves, Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. wide range of mint and used early issues, then mint with 1903 to 5s., 1906-12 to 1, 1912-23 to 1, 1923-27 to 5s., 1938-55 to 1 with a range of perfs., 1948 Silver Wedding 5s. in lower marginal imprint block of four, 1954-59 to 1, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
360 | £400
Fiji: A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1871 set unused, 1872 12c. on 6d. unused, 1878-99 perf. 113/4 x 10 1d. dull blue, 1903 set, 1938-55 set to 1 (2) with a range of shades and types, etc., varied condition. (172)
364 | £180
France: A mainly used selection in a stockbook, incl. 1869 5f., Peace and Commerce issues, 1929-33 5f. type II mint block of four, Postage dues, Colonies with French P.O's in Zanzibar, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
365 | £580
France: An unmounted mint selection of pre-cancels, incl. Paris 1920 5c., 1921 5c., 30c., 1922 15c., 1922-47 55c. on 60c. violet, 30c. red, 30c. blue, etc., mainly fine. (25). Yvert 7,700.
366 | £110
France: Cinderellas: A collection of 1907 to 1909 exhibition labels on leaves, mainly fine and fresh. (100s)
367 | £380
French Colonies: A collection of Mauritania and New Caledonia in an album, mainly used, from 1883 to the 1940s, mainly New Caledonia with range of early overprints with inverted examples, 1892 to 1f. used, 1900-04 to 50c. used, 1928-40 to 20f. used, 1941 values to 20f. used, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
369 £180
French Colonies: French Morocco: French Protectorate: 1914-21 2p. on 2f. deep lilac and buff, in an unmounted mint block (3 x 4) from the lower-right corner of the sheet, all showing variety ''PROTECTORAT FRANCAIS'' omitted, fine. S.G. 55b, cat. 1,680+ as singles. Photo.
370 £400
French Colonies: French Somali Coast: 1894-1902 25f. and 50f., mint. S.G. 104, 105, cat. 2,050. Photo.
371 £720
French Colonies: French Somali Coast: 1938-40 5f., 10f. and 20f. in unmounted mint pairs from the corner of the pane, all showing centres omitted, fine. S.G. 275a-277a, cat. 4,100. Photo.
373 | £450
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Canton: A complete mint collection (a few low values used and 1903-04 1f. used), mainly fine. (83) Cat. 3,100.
374 | £320
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Chungking: A complete mint collection (a few low values used), mainly fine. (67) Cat. 3,100.
375 | £1000
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Hoihow: A complete mint collection on leaves except 1901 15c. blue, 1f. is used, 1903-04 the 1f. is used, 1908 5c. is used, also 1901 2c. (damaged) 4c. and 5c. pairs, 15c. blue used on 1902 unaddressed envelope, mainly fine. (87) Cat. 6,000+.
376 | £240
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Kwangchow: 1906-42 complete definitive issues mint with a few lower values used, mainly fine. (150). Cat. approx. 1,900.
377 | £420
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Mengtsz: A complete mint collection (except 1903 50c., 1f., 1906-08 25c. and 50c.. used), mainly fine. (67) Cat. 3,300.
378 | £260
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Pakhoi: A complete mint collection (except 1903 5c. used), mainly fine. (67) Cat. 2,270.
379 | £350
French Colonies: Indo-China: Indo-Chinese Post Offices in China: Yunnanfu: A complete mint collection (a few low values used), mainly fine. (66) Cat. 2,250.
380 £980
French Colonies: St. Pierre et Miquelon: 1941 Free French Plebiscite overprint in black, 2f.50 orange, with variety overprint inverted, in a fine unmounted mint block of four from the right of the sheet. Maury 278a, cat. 7,200. Photo.
381 | £850
Gambia: Covers and Cancellations: Small selection comprising 1843 missionary entire sent by Samuel Symons from Macarthy's Island rated ''1/4'' and with scarce straight line ''SHIP LETTER'', 1848 entire sent by George Parsonson at St. Mary's, rated ''8'', both to the Wesleyan Missionary Society in London,, 1898 (Apr. 21) 'Arnould' cover registered to Metz bearing 1886-93 1/2d. to 1s., 1901 (Nov. 26) 'Zissler' cover registered to London bearing 2d. to 1s., 1901 (June 20) two 'Ackerman' covers registered to Oxfordshire, one bearing 1886-93 1/2d., 21/2d. and 6d., the other 1d., 4d. and 6d., and 1901 (July 19) 'Zissler' cover registered to London bearing 2d. to 1s. (7 covers)
382 £400
Gambia: 1869-72 no watermark 4d. brown single showing guide dot [R. 2/1], 4d. pale brown horizontal pair, 6d. blue single showing guide dot [R. 2/1], each large part original gum, a few minor faults. S.G. 1, 2, 3a, cat. 2,200+. Photo.
384 £80
Gambia: 1898-1902 Key Plate Issue, 6d. olive-green and carmine, malformed ''S'' variety [left pane, R. 7/3], mint, rather heavily mounted otherwise fine. S.G. 43a, cat. 600. Photo.
385 £60
Gambia: 1902-05 Watermark Crown CA 1/2d. to 3s. and 1906 1d. on 3s., mainly good to fine mint. S.G. 45-56, 70.
386 £250
Gambia: 1902-05 Watermark Crown CA 1s. violet and green with variety dented frame, [Left pane, R. 1/6], fine mint. S.G. 52a, cat. 700. Photo.
388 £80
Gambia: 1912-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1/2d. to 5s. set and 1921-22 set, mainly good to fine mint. S.G. 86-102, 108-117.
389 £120
Gambia: 1922-29 Elephant and Palm, Specimen Stamps, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 4d. to 1s. overprinted type D12a/x, two of each, 5s. (2) handstamped type D18 in violet, Watermark Mult. Script CA 1/2d. 10s. set, less 4d., overprinted type D12a/x (71/2d. handstamped type D18 in black), mainly fine with gum. (26) Photo.
390 £190
Gambia: 1935 Silver Jubilee, a group of varieties, comprising 11/2d. 'extra flagstaff' unmounted mint, 3d. block of four 'short extra flagstaff' mint, 6d. 'extra flagstaff' mint, 1s. corner pair 'extra flagstaff' unmounted mint, and 1s. with minor variety similar to extra flagstaff used, slightly mixed condition. (5 items)
391 | £150
Gambia: 1935 Silver Jubilee, a selection comprising 11/2d. deep blue and scarlet variety 'flagstaff on right-hand turret' used, 11/2d. and 3d. vertical strips of five on 1935 (Oct. 31) registered cover to London with the latter strip on reverse and showing variety 'extra flagstaff', and 6d. and 1s. in lower left corner marginal mint blocks of four both showing variety 'extra flagstaff' partially erased, mainly fine. S.G. 143d, 143, 144, a, 145, a var, 146, a var.
392 | £400
Gambia: A collection in a boxed album, Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. range of mint and used Cameos, 1898-1902 to 1s. mint and values to 1s. used, then mint with 1902-05 values to 3s., 1904-06 to 2s., 1909 to 2s.6d., 1912-22 to 5s., 1921-22 to 4s., 1922-29 to both 5s., 1938-46 to 10s., 1948 Silver Wedding 5s. in lower marginal imprint block of four, 1953-59 to 1, 1963 to 1 unmounted, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
393 | £300
Germany: 1921-22 Inflationary Period, covers and cards in a cover album, with a range of rates, registered mail, express mail, internal and external items, etc. (200 items)
394 | £230
Germany: 1921-22 Inflationary Period, covers and cards in a cover album, with a range of rates and frankings, registered mail, etc. (149 items)
395 £600
Germany: 1933 Welfare Fund miniature sheet, unmounted mint, fine and fresh. S.G. 525a, cat. 7,500. Photo.
396 £420
Germany: Feldpost: Tunis 1942 no value red-brown stamp in an unused block of twelve, fine. Calves and Jacquart (2015) and Gautre (2016) certificates. Michel no. 5. Photo.
397 | £320
Germany: A collection in six printed albums, incl. 1933-41 set used, 1934 Air set used, Allied Occupation with British and American 1949 Trade Fair miniature sheet mint, West Berlin 1948 2pf. to 5m. mint (not guaranteed), 1949 U.P.U. set mint, 1949 Goethe set used, West Germany 1949 Centenary set used, 1950 Bach set mint, 1951 Charity set used, East Germany 1950 Science set mint, 1950 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1953 Marx miniature sheets imperforate, mint, etc. (1,000s)
398 | £380
Germany: A mint and used collection in two Davo albums, two stockbooks and leaves, incl. 1874 9k. mint, 1934 Air set used, Allied Occupation, British and American Zones 1949 Trade Fair miniature sheet mint, West Germany with unmounted mint 1949 Parliament set, 1949 Centenary set, 1949 Relief Fund set, West Berlin 1949 Goethe set used, East Germany 1950 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1953 Marx perf. miniature sheets mint, etc. (many 100s)
399 | £200
Germany: An interesting range of mainly Third Reich postal history covers and cards, incl. various usages, many commemorative issues, mainly fine. (120 items)
400 | £130
German Colonies: German South West Africa: 1897 to 1911, a selection of stamps and covers, incl. cancellation interest, 1901 5m. used, etc. (39 stamps and 4 covers)
402 £230
Gibraltar: 1886 ''GIBRALTAR'' overprint 1/2d. to 1s. set, part to large part original gum, 6d. with small part gum, mainly good to fine. S.G. 1-7, cat. 1,200. Photo.
403 £450
Gibraltar: 1886-87 Issue, Key Plate 1 master die proof in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm) endorsed ''BEFORE/HARDENING'' and dated ''30 APR 86'', a trifle soiled. Photo.
404 £300
Gibraltar: 1886-87 Issue, 1d. single plate die proof in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm) endorsed ''BEFORE/HARDENING'' and dated ''30 APR 86''. Photo.
405 £260
Gibraltar: 1886-87 Issue, 21/2d. single plate die proof in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm) endorsed ''BEFORE/HARDENING'' and dated ''27 APR 86''. Photo.
406 | £170
Gibraltar: 1886-87 to 1s. used, 1889 surcharges to 75c. on 1s. mint, 1889-96 to 5p. mint, and 1906-11 to 8s. mint, slightly mixed condition. (33)
407 £150
Gibraltar: 1889-96 Spanish Currency Issue, 1889 40c. imperf. plate proof in issued orange-brown on gummed watermarked paper, some colour off-set on gum, otherwise fine. Photo.
408 £260
Gibraltar: 1903 Watermark Crown CA 1/2d. to 1 (slightly creased) set with extra 2d., 6d. and 21/2d. with large ''2'' in ''1/2'', mainly good to fine mint. S.G. 46-55, cat. 1,597. Photo.
409 £140
Gibraltar: 1903 Watermark Crown CA 1 dull purple and black on red, mint, small diagonal crease and slightly heavy hinge, otherwise fine. S.G. 55, cat. 650. Photo.
410 £300
Gibraltar: 1904-08 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1/2d. to 1 set with extra 1/2d. (2), 1d. (2), 2d., 6d., 1s. and 2s., mainly good to fine mint. (16). S.G. 56-64, cat. 1,364. Photo.
411 £230
Gibraltar: 1904-08 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 21/2d. purple and black on blue in an unmounted mint pair from the lower left corner of the pane, one with large ''2'' in ''1/2'', fine unmounted mint. S.G. 59a, cat. 635+. Photo.
412 £120
Gibraltar: 1904-08 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1 deep purple and black on red, slightly sweated gum, otherwise fine mint. S.G. 64, cat. 650. Photo.
413 £350
Gibraltar: 1925-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 5 violet and black, very lightly mounted mint, slightly brown gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 108, cat. 1,600. Photo.
414 £200
Gibraltar: 1935 Silver Jubilee set, each with variety 'extra flagstaff' [Pl. 1, R. 9/1], fine mint. S.G. 114a-117a, cat. 900. Photo.
417 £520
Gibraltar: 1938-51 1s. black and green, perf. 13, with variety broken ''R'', fine used. S.G. 127ba. unpriced used. Photo.
418 | £1100
Gibraltar: A mainly mint Q.V. to K.G.VI collection on leaves, incl. 1886 set, 1886-87 set, 1889 set and set with ''5'' with short foot, 1889-96 set, 1898 set, 1906-11 set, 1912-24 set with shades the 21/2d. in a pair, one with large ''2'' in ''1/2'', 1921-27 set, 1925-32 to 1 (3), 1938-51 set with shades and 2d. grey perf. 131/2 watermark sideways, etc., varied condition. (202)
419 | £1150
Gibraltar: A Q.V. to early Q.E.II collection in a boxed album, incl. 1889 to 75c. on 1s. mint and used, 25c. pair with left stamp showing short ''I'' mint, 1889-96 to 5p. mint and values to 5p. used, 1898 to 1s. mint, 1903 to 8s. mint, 1904-08 2s. used, 4s. mint, 1906-11 to 8s. mint, 1912-24 to 1 mint, 1921-27 to 8s. mint, 1925-32 to 1 mint, 1938-51 to 1 (2) mint with a range of perfs., 1949 Silver Wedding 1 in lower marginal imprint block of four mint, 1953-59 to 1 mint, 1960-62 to 1 unmounted mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
424 £160
Gibraltar: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1885 G.B. 1/2d. brown card (CP 7) used 1885 (Apr. 4) to Berlin, uprated by G.B. 1/2d. slate-blue, with Apr. 10 arrival, fine and scarce. Photo.
425 | £90
Gibraltar: Postal Stationery: Postcards: 1885-98 G.B. cards CP 15b, CP 27 and CP 28 (reply half), used to Great Britain with ''A 26'' duplexes, CP 27 with ''PAQUEBOT'', fine.
426 £180
Gibraltar: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1885 G.B. 2d. envelope (RP 13G), used 1885 (Jan. 25) to Cardiff ''via France'' with additional 21/2d. lilac pair. Photo.
433 £100
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: Butaritari: 1912 (Mar. 12), three envelopes to Jaluit, Marshall Islands, bearing Pandanus set of four cancelled by type 1 c.d.s.'s in violet, good to fine.
434 £140
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: Cancellations and Covers: Christmas Island: Locals: 1918 'Reinhard' envelope registered to Switzerland with First Issue 5c. and with Oceania 50c. cancelled at Papeete, also undated cover to Fanning Island, franked K.G.V 1/2d. pair tied by type 55 cancellation.
435 £240
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: Fanning Island: 1923 to 1935, four covers franked by New Zealand adhesives, incl. 1928 cover, registered to New Zealand, franked by 1d. Universal pair and 1923-25 Map 1d. (3), also 1944 registered letter receipt.
439 | £210
Gold Coast: Postal Stationery: Registration Envelopes: 1888 to 1893, a selection comprising 1888 2d. size J unused, 1891 2d. size F (2), size G unused and used to London with 21/2d. (2), 1893 2d. size F unused and used, size G unused (2) and used, fine to very fine. (10 items)
440 £120
Gold Coast: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1894 Q.V. 2d. envelope size F, used 1894 (Nov. 2) from Salt Pond to Hamburg via Liverpool, with additional 1/2d. (3), 1d. and 21/2d., fine. Photo.
441 £130
Gold Coast: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: 1902 Q.V. 2d. envelope size H, used 1902 (Aug. 11) to Paris with added K.E.VII 3d. marginal pair, scarce. Photo.
443 | £380
Greece: An accumulation in three albums, three stockbooks, leaves, incl. 1896 Olympic Games 2d. mint and used, 1930 Centenary set mint, 1934 Stadium 8d. mint, 1951 St. Paul set used, 1954 Nato set mint, good range of unmounted mint issues from 1957 to 1999, covers, etc. (many 100s)
444 | £280
Greece: A mainly used collection in a Schaubek album, incl. large and small Hermes Heads, 1896 Olympic Games to 2d. used, 1906 Olympic Games 5d. mint, 1930 Centenary set, 1933 (Oct.) Air set mint, 1933 Recess set, good range of later issues to 1991, postage dues, etc., varied condition. (100s)
446 £1050
Grenada: 1934, two pages from the De La Rue archives with 1902-06 1/2d. to 10s., 1906-11 1/2d. to 10s. and 1913-33 1/2d. to 10s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (also additional 3d. without overprint), printers' notes incl. dates and ms. ''27/12/34 Dies & plates for the ten duties 1/2d. to 5s. to be destroyed, CA letter'' at top, fine. Photo.
447 £380
Grenada: 1938-50 10s. slate-blue and bright carmine (narrow), perf. 12, mint block of four, hinged on the upper pair only, slight gum toning, otherwise fine and a scarce multiple, also 1897 (Apr. 15) printed registered envelope to Germany bearing 1883 6d. left marginal tte-bche block of four tied by Money Order Office c.d.s's, London hooded transit alongside, the address erased (Ex Dr. Towers). S.G. 163c, cat. 3,000. Photo.
448 | £380
Grenada: A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1902 set, 1906-11 set, 1913-22 set, 1921-31 set, 1938-50 set with all printings and perfs, etc., varied condition. (195)
449 | £380
Grenada: A mainly mint collection in a boxed album, Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. range of mint and used early issues, K.E.VII onwards mint with 1908-11 to 5s., 1913-22 to 10s. (2), 1921-23 to 5s. (2), 1938-50 to 10s. (7 singles and a pair), 1948 Silver Wedding 10s. in lower marginal imprint block of four, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
450 £80
Guatemala: 1917 Re-election 25c. in deep green and bistre, a sheetlet of nine overprinted ''WATERLOW & SONS LTD/SPECIMEN'' and punched, without gum, also Thailand 1894 (July 12-26) type 23 2a. on 64a. unmounted mint block of 24 with light overall toning.
451 £320
Hong Kong: 1891 Jubilee 2c. mint single and four used, also unused example with variety short ''U'', fair to fine. S.G. 51. Photo.
452 £500
Hong Kong: 1903 $1 die proof of the frame only in black on glazed card (92 x 60mm), endorsed ''AFTER HARDENING'' and dated ''8 SEP 02''. Photo.
453 £480
Hong Kong: 1912-21 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1c. to $10 set mint incl. 25c. type B, mint mainly fine, a few heavily mounted. S.G. 100-116, cat. 2,300. Photo.
454 £130
Hong Kong: 1935 Silver Jubilee 3c. in a mint upper right corner marginal block of four, one (unmounted) showing variety 'lightning conductor' [Pl. 3, R. 2/5], fine. S.G. 133, c, cat. 387+. Photo.
455 | £400
Hong Kong: 1938-52 issue, a mainly mint selection on leaves, incl. a complete set, 1c., 5c., 15c. in plate blocks of six, 8c. in plate block of four, 30c. yellowish olive perf. 141/2 x 14 in mint blocks of 42, nine and four, etc. (271)
456 £400
Hong Kong: 1946 Victory, 1949 Silver Wedding, 1949 U.P.U. and 1950 Coronation sets in mint blocks of four, mainly fine. S.G. 169-177, cat. 1,349+. The property of another vendor. Photo.
457 £290
Hong Kong: 1954-62 10c. lilac, variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 179a, cat. 400. Photo.
458 | £1900
Hong Kong: A Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1862-63 2c., 12c., 18c. and 96c. unused, 1863-71 2c. to 30c. vermilion. 30c. mauve and 96c. brownish grey, unused, 48c. used, perf. 121/2 used, 1876 16c. on 18c. used, 1877 16c. yellow unused, 1880 5c. on 18c. unused, 1880 2c., 10c. and 48c. unused, 1882-96 10c. dull mauve, 10c. green unused, 1885 (Sept.) surcharged set unused, 1891 14c. on 30c. unused, surcharged 50c. on 48c. unused, $1 9n 96c. used, surcharged with Chinese characters $1. on 96c. unused, 1898 10c. on 30c. unused, 1900-01 set mint, also 5c., 10c. and 12c. in mint blocks of four, etc., very mixed condition. (79)
459 | £1700
Hong Kong: A Q.V. to Q.E.II accumulation in six albums, two stockbooks and loose, incl. 1863-71 4c. perf. 121/2 used, 1882-96 2c. carmine in a mint block of six, 1912-21 $3 used, 1946 Victory set in mint corner blocks of four, one of each showing extra stroke, 1948 Silver Wedding set mint and used, 1954-62 S1 plate block of four, one with short leg to ''R'', 1962-73 and 1966-72 sets unmounted mint, Postal Fiscals, Postage dues with 1938-63 50c. in an unmounted mint plate block of four, P.O's in China 1922-27 to $2., etc., mixed condition. (many 100s)
461 | £350
Hong Kong: A late K.G.V to early Q.E.II mint collection on leaves, incl. 1938-52 to both $5 and $10, 1941 Centenary set, 1948 Silver Wedding set, 1954-62 to $10 (2), 1962-73 to $10, also range of Postage dues, etc., slightly mixed condition. (160) The property of another vendor.
463 | £80
Hong Kong: A mint K.G.VI collection on stockleaves, incl. 1938-52 to $5 (both), 1941 Centenary set (6), duplication, etc. (few 100s) The property of another vendor.
464 | £100
Hong Kong: A used K.G.VI collection on stockleaves, incl. 1938-52 to $10 green and violet, $10 lilac and green, duplication, etc. (few 100s) The property of another vendor.
465 | £680
Hong Kong: A mint K.E.VII selection on leaves, with 1903 to $5, and $10 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1904-06 to $1 and $3, 1907-11 set (less 6c.), varied condition. (35)
466 | £290
Hong Kong: A mint selection from 1912 to 1937 on leaves, incl. values to $3, 4c. block of six, one with top of lower Chinese character broken off, 25c. upper marginal mint strip of three and pair with plate numbers ''1'' and ''2'' in selvedge, one of each with broken flower, watermark Mult. Script CA 2c. irregular marginal block with sheet number in upper selvedge, 5c. violet in a block (4 x 5) with interval margin,etc., varied condition. (83)
467 £350
Hong Kong: Postcard Stamps: 1879 ''3/CENTS'' on 16. yellow on white card and ''5/CENTS'' on 18c. lilac on white card and blue card, also ''3/CENTS'' on 16c. yellow and ''5/CENTS'' on 18c. lilac off card, some perf. imperfections otherwise mainly fine, unused. Photo.
468 | £900
Hong Kong: Postal Stationery: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in an album and loose, incl. postcards, envelopes, registered envelopes, mainly unused, etc., varied condition. (101 items)
470 £1600
Hong Kong: Revenues: 1912 $100 purple on red from the top of the sheet, 1921 $25 black and purple, $40 green and orange and $50 black and red-brown on yellow, last three from the top left corner of the sheet with plate numbers, unmounted mint, fine and very fresh. Barefoot 125, 148-150. Photo.
471 | £5000
Hong Kong: Covers and Cancellations: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection of covers, cards and some stamps in two albums, on leaves and loose, incl. 1935 cover, registered to U.S.A., with two 20c. meter marks, maritime mail, flown covers, censored mail, also an all World selection on leaves, etc. (100s)
472 | £720
Hong Kong: Covers and Cancellations: A Q.V. to K.G.V selection of security markings on leaves, incl. 1899 cover to Cornwall, franked by 1882-96 4c. grey (2) with Hong Kong c.d.s's and straight line ''H.M.S. TAMAR'', range of perfins, handstamps, etc. (141)
474 | £500
Hong Kong: Covers and Cancellations: A selection of crash mail comprising 1936 'Scipio' covers (2) from Hong Kong to England, 1937 'Cygnus' cover from Hong Kong to England, 1947 'Portland' cover from Hong Kong to England, 1953 'Comet' covers (2) from Hong Kong to England, 1954 (Jan. 12) 'Cloud Master' Air Letter from Hong Kong to England and 1954 'Belfast' cover from Australia to Hong Kong. (8 items)
475 £220
Hong Kong: Japanese Occupation: 1945 (Apr.) 1.50y. on 1s., 3y. on 2s. block of nine, 5y. on 5s., also 1944 Revenue 1y. on 10s. green, mint, some heavy mounts otherwise mainly fine. S.G. J1-.J3, Barefoot no. 13. Photo.
476 £280
Hong Kong: British Post Offices in China: 1917-21 1c. unmounted mint block of nine from the corner of the pane, the centre stamp showing variety crown broken at right [R. 9/2], fine. S.G. 1b, cat. 400+. Photo.
477 £150
Hong Kong: British Post Offices in China: 1922-27 4c. carmine-rose, showing variety 'lower Chinese character at right', mint, minor gum crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 20a, cat. 325. Photo.
478 £400
Hong Kong: British Post Offices in China: 1922-27 25c. purple and magenta, showing broken flower, fine unmounted mint from the top of the sheet showing ''No.'' in margin, fine. S.G. 25a, cat. 850+. Photo.
479 | £1400
Hong Kong: British Post Offices in China: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1917-21 1c. to $10 ($3 is used), range of shades and blocks with 50c. blocks of four (2) and nine, 1922-27 set, etc. (147)
480 | £2600
Hong Kong: British Post Offices in China: A selection on leaves, incl. Amoy, Foochow, Hankow, Hoihow 1863-71 12c., Ningpo, Swatow 1863-71 4c., Wei Hai Wei, and Post Offices in Japan with Yokohama, etc., varied condition. (557)
481 £190
India: 1874 1r. slate in a mint block of four from the lower left corner of the pane, slightly toned, otherwise fine. S.G. 79, cat. 400+. Photo.
482 | £170
India: A selection comprising 1902-11 10r. and 15r. used, 1903 sheet bearing Q.V. and K.E.VII values to 1895 2r., 3r., 5r., tied by fine strikes of ''CORONATION-DURBAR/DELHI/1 JA 03/12-NOON/CENTRAL-HEAD-OFFICE'' commemorative c.d.s., 1937-40 25r. used (2), 1949-52 to 15r. unmounted mint, 1950 to 10r. unmounted mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (58 stamps and an item)
483 £100
India: World War I, a selection of 35 letters and two envelopes sent from Port Blair, Andaman Islands, by a Government official stationed at Port Blair or Viper Islands.
484 £160
India: Officials: 1864-72 watermarked 4a. green mint horizontal pair, minor toning otherwise fine, signed by J.A.L. Cooper, and 1922 1a. chocolate imperf. unmounted mint vertical pair, a few minor gum wrinkles, otherwise fine. S.G. O13, O98 var. Photo.
486 £140
India: Officials: 1867-73 unissued 6a.8p. slate, mint, toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. O30b, cat. 700. Photo.
487 | £80
India: Officials: 1874-82 1/2a. blue block of eight from the lower-right corner of the pane, 1a. brown block of eight from the right of the sheet, 4a. green block of four from the right of the pane, most are unmounted mint, mainly fine. S.G. O31, O32, O34.
488 £800
India: Revenues: Court Fee: 1872 1a. to 1000r. set of 21 values, unmounted mint, mainly fine. Photo.
489 | £250
India: Persian Expeditionary Force: A selection on piece used with 1922 Mohammera (Persia) telegraph cancellations, comprising K.E.VII O.H.M.S. 5r. on piece, and K.G.V 1a., 12a. and 2r. (2) on piece, 2a and 5r. pair on piece, 3a., 8a., 1r. and 5r. on piece, fine strikes. (4 items)
490 £850
Indian Convention States: A collection in an album, Q.V. to K.G.V, mainly mint or part original gum, incl. Chamba 1887-95 values to 1r., 1938 to 2r., Gwalior 1885-97 type 2 values to 8a., Jind 1885 to 4a., 1927-37 to 10r., 1937-38 to 5r., Nabha 1885-1900 to 1r. grey (2) and 1r. green and carmine (2), 1938 to 2r., Patiala 1884 to 4a. mint, 1937-38 to 2r., etc., also some used, C.E.F. range with 1900 1a.6p. mint, British East Africa 1896-1901 values to 8a. and 12a., and a few early India issues with 1865 2a. mint, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
491 | £1450
Indian Feudatory States: An accumulation in six stockbooks, incl. Cochin, Hyderabad, Idar 1944 2a. unused vertical pair, variety imperforate between, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu and Kashmir, Kishangarh, Sirmoor, Travancore, etc., varied condition. (many 100s)
493 £230
Indian Feudatory States: Cochin: Officials: 1913 9p. carmine, variety watermark inverted, good used. S.G. O3w, cat. 325. Photo.
495 £200
Indian Feudatory States: Cochin: Officials: 1944 3p. on 4p. perf. 11 variety overprint type O10 on both sides, used, pulled perf. otherwise fine. S.G. O74ab, cat. 200. Photo.
496 £320
Indian Feudatory States: Cochin: Officials: 1948-49 3a.4p. violet die I with 'tail to turban' flaw, used, small corner crease, otherwise fine. S.G. O99b, cat. 500. Photo.
498 £50
Indian Feudatory States: Travancore: 1946 Birthday 8ca. carmine, perf. 121/2, in a mint block of four from the right of the sheet. S.G. 76. Photo.
499 £200
Indian Feudatory States: Travancore: 1946 Birthday 8ca. carmine, perf. compound 11 and 12, fine used. S.G. 76c, unpriced. Photo.
500 £55
Indian Feudatory States: Travancore: Officials: 1946 8ca. carmine perf. 12, variety stamp doubly printed, in an unused vertical pair from the top of the sheet. S.G. O108da.
501 | £250
Indonesia: A collection in four Davo albums, stockbook and loose, incl. issues from 1951 to 2009 virtually complete with 1974 Conference set, miniature sheets, etc. (many 100s)
502 £250
Iraq: British Occupation: Issues for Baghdad: 1917 (Sept.) Overprints on 1914 Pictorial issue 1/4a. on 2pa. claret, fine and fresh mint. S.G. 1, cat. 500. Photo.
503 £420
Iraq: British Occupation: Issues for Baghdad: 1917 (Sept.) 1a. on 20pa. red, slightly heavily mounted, otherwise fine. S.G. 7, cat. 850. Photo.
504 £240
Iraq: Officials: 1920-23 no watermark to 10r. on 100pi., mint (mostly unmounted), mixed condition. S.G. O19-O31, cat. 700. Photo.
506 £80
Ireland: 1922 (Feb.-July) Dollard 10s. dull grey-blue, fine used with upright Bandon c.d.s. S.G. 21, cat. 375. Photo.
509 £320
Ireland: 1922-23 'Saorstat' 10d. turquoise-blue, mint horizontal strip of three from the lower left corner of the sheet, with ''T 22'' (imperf.) control, fine mint and very rare. Hib. TC 170, S.G. 62. Photo.
512 £80
Ireland: 192528 2s.6d. wide and narrow date horizontal pair, fine and fresh mint. S.G. 83a, cat. 300. Photo.
513 £150
Ireland: 192528 5s. wide and narrow date fine mint pair, fresh appearance. S.G. 84a. 425. Photo.
515 £350
Ireland: 1925-28 10s. wide and narrow date pair, fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (1984). S.G. 85a, cat. 1,200. Photo.
516 £80
Ireland: 1925-28 2s.6d., 5s. and 10s., wide date, fine marginal mint. S.G. 86-88, cat. 275. Photo.
518 £85
Ireland: 1935 Re-engraved 10s. indigo, fine mint. S.G. 101, cat. 300. Photo.
519 | £980
Ireland: The balance of the Mel Doyle collection, incl. Dollard 1/2d. green with red proof overprint mint block of four from the left of the sheet without printers handstamp on reverse, 1925-28 Seahorses Narrow date 2s.6d. block of four one showing 'Nissen' re-entry [R. 1/3] unmounted mint, Wide Date 10s. dull grey-blue in a mint vertical pair from the foot of the sheet with one showing [R. 9/2] variety flat accent on ''a'', range of airmails with 1927 (Mar.) Dublin to Jinja via London and Port Said (surface mail), Cairo and Khartoum (aborted flight) envelope, bearing Kisumu, Kenya-Sudan/Air Mail and Jinja datestamps on the reverse, 1929 (May) first flight from London to Bushire cover franked 1922-23 9d. with Dublin cancellation and bearing boxed ''POSTED AT (ms. Liverpool)/UNDER COVER TO THE/PM (ms. Dublin)'' cachet, 1929 (Aug.) Croydon-Galway acceleration of American Mail unofficial return flight envelope, 1933 (May 4) registered cover from Dublin to Pernambuco franked 1s.31/2d. and carried on First South American Graf Zeppelin flight with red and violet cachets, small range of postal stationery, etc., also Newfoundland 1938 2c. green, complete sheet of 100 unmounted mint and 1933 L & S Post 15c. with overprint shifted to the left mint, etc., fair to fine.
520 | £350
Ireland: A collection on leaves, incl. 1922-23 Thom 2s.6d to 10s. mint, 1935 2s.6d. to 10s. mint, 1937 St. Patrick set mint, 1940-68 to 10s. mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
521 £80
Ireland: Postal Stationery: Great Britain 1922-23 K.G.V 5d. orange registration envelope size F (RP 34), used 1922 (Nov. 23) from Tralee to London and size G (RP 34) used from St. Mullins to Dublin, fine.
522 £80
Ireland: Postal Stationery: Great Britain 1922 K.G.V 5d. orange registration envelope size F (RP 34) used 1922 (Feb. 6) from Dublin to London, 1922 41/2d. puce size F (RP 38) with additional 1/2d. used 1922 (Dec. 18) from Dublin to London.
524 | £80
Italy: 1928 Filiberto set with all perfs., mainly fine unmounted mint. Sassone cat. 1,500.
526 £150
Italy: Royal Government: 1944 50c. violet and grey-brown ''Badoglio'' unissued stamp, fine unmounted mint, rare. Sassone 515E, cat. 4,200. Photo.
527 | £150
Italy: Express Stamps: 1903 to 1933, a collection on two printed leaves, also a range of pneumatic posts, mainly fine unmounted mint. Sassone cat. 1,680.
529 £110
Italian Colonies: Somalia: 1924 Manzoni set, mainly fine unmounted mint. Sassone cat. 1,875. Diena certificate (2006) for the 5l. value. Photo.
530 £120
Jamaica: 1883-97 Watermark Crown CA 4d. red-orange, fine and fresh mint, small collector's mark on gum. S.G. 22, cat. 450. R.P.S. certificate (1991). Photo.
531 £85
Jamaica: 1897, 1898, two covers from Kingston, the first to Southampton bearing G.B. 1887-92 21/2d., the second to Bishops Stortford with 1/2d. strip of five, both with adhesives additionally tied by framed ''PAQUEBOT'' handstamp (Hosking 2400).
532 £65
Jamaica: 1917 War Stamp 1/2d. blue-green overprint inverted used with other War Stamp issues on 1930 (Sept. 10) airmail envelope to Canada with ''AIR-MAIL/FIRST FLIGHT/JAMAICA/TO/MIAMI U.S.A.'' cachet in violet.
534 £55
Jamaica: 1938-52 5s. slate-blue and yellow-orange, line perf. 14, used, fine. S.G. 132a, cat. 250. Photo.
536 | £320
Jamaica: A collection in a boxed album, Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. range of mint and used early issues, 1905-11 to 5s. mint, 1911 to 5s. mint, range of War Stamp issues, 1938-52 to 1 mint, 1948 Silver Wedding 1 in lower marginal imprint block of four mint, 1956-58 to 1 mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
537 | £420
Japan: 1875 to 1953, aselection of covers and cards, incl. postal stationery with postcards, envelopes, registered mail, 1896 cover from Yokohama to South Africa via Hong Kong and India, franked by 1896 War with China 5s. (2), etc. (71 items)
538 | £180
Japan: 1914 to 1921, a stuck-down selection in a small booklet, incl. 1914-25 to 5y. and 10y., 1921 Japanese Post set, etc. (33)
539 £1350
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: British East Africa: 1890 (May) 1/2a. on 1d., 1a. on 2d. and 4a. on 5d. with 1890-95 1a. blue-green tied by Mombasa c.d.s's to 1891 (Dec. 4) cover registered to Ipswich with hooded red London transit of Dec. 29 below, fine and rare. S.G. 1-3, 5. Photo.
540 £160
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Kenya and Uganda: 1922-27 Watermark Mult. Script CA 1c. to 1 set, mainly good to fine mint. S.G. 76-95s cat. 500. Photo.
541 £230
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: 1922-27 1s. perforated colour trial in orange-yellow (colour of the 7s.50), on gummed watermarked paper. Photo.
544 £380
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Kenya and Uganda: 1922-27 Watermark Mult. Script CA 2 green and purple, fine lightly mounted mint, fresh colours. S.G. 96, cat. 1,100. Photo.
545 £900
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Kenya and Uganda: 1922-27 Watermark Mult. Script CA 3 purple and yellow, fine lightly mounted mint, fresh appearance. S.G. 97, cat. 1,800. Photo.
546 £1100
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: Kenya and Uganda: 1922-27 Watermark Mult. Script CA 5 black and blue, fine mint. S.G. 99, cat. 3,250. Photo.
552 | £3800
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: A mint and used comprehensive collection of K.G.VI issues in an Oriel album, incl. 1938-54 5c. black and green and 5c. reddish brown and orange both in mint part sheets of 79, 10c. red-brown and orange perf. 14 mint, 10c. black and green mint plate blocks of 25 (3), used block of four and pair, one of each with mountain retouch, 15c. black and rose-red perf. 131/4 mint block of four, 20c. perf. 131/4 mint (6), 30c. black and dull violet-blue perf. 14 mint, 50c. perf. 13 x 113/4 rope not joined to sail used, perf. 13 x 121/2 mint plate pairs (2) one of each with dot removed, 2s. perf. 131/4 mint, perf. 14 and perf. 133/4 x 121/2 in mint blocks of four (2), 10s. perf. perf. 131/4 mint block of four, perf. 14 and perf. 121/2 mint blocks of four, 1 perf. 113/4 x 13 mint and used, many plate blocks and pieces, major and minor flaws, retouches, coil joins, postage dues with 1928-33 40c. showing 'double print' (only this example recorded), etc., mainly fine. Stated to cat. approx. 22,000. (100s)
553 | £800
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika: A mint collection in a boxed album, incl. East Africa and Uganda Protectorates 1907-08 to 75c., K.G.V to 3r., Kenya and Uganda 1922-27 to 10s., K.U.T. 1935-37 to 1, 1938-54 to 1 (3, one perf. 113/4 x 13) with a range of perfs., 1948 Silver Wedding 1 in lower marginal imprint block of four, 1954-59 to 1, Nyasaland-Rhodesian Force 1916 to 1s., Tanganyika 1917-21 to 10r., 1921 25. and 5r., 1922-24 values to 5s. (both watermarks) and 10s. watermark upright, range of early Independence issues, etc., also some used, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
554 | £400
Kuwait: A mint collection in a boxed album, incl. 1923-24 to 10r. (top value unmounted), 1939 to 15r. (2), 1948-49 to 10r. on 10s., 1948 Silver Jubilee set in marginal blocks of four, 1950-55 to 10r. on 10s., etc., also some used, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
555 | £320
Labuan: A collection on leaves, incl. 1894-96 to 18c. mint (3), 1896 Jubilee 1c. with overprint in orange used, 1897-1901 set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1899 surcharged set mint, 1902-03 2c. perf. 141/2-15 mint pair, etc., mixed condition. (few 100s)
556 | £160
Labuan: A collection in four albums, mint, unused and used, incl. 1885-86 8c. with no dot at lower left part original gum, range of shades, postage dues, etc., very mixed condition. (100s)
557 | £80
Labuan: A Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1899 set mint, 1904 set mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (91)
558 | £150
Leeward Islands: 1938-51 a mint selection, incl. papers, printings, many shades, 1 brown-purple and black on red, etc., mainly fine. (222)
559 £80
Leeward Islands: 1938-51 1s. black on emerald with ''DI'' flaw, fine used. S.G. 110a, cat. 400. Photo.
561 | £500
Leeward Islands: A collection on leaves, from Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. 1890 to 5s. mint, 1902 surcharge set used on registered cover to London, 1902 to 5s. mint, 1905-08 to 1s. (2) mint, 1907-11 to 5s. mint, 1912-22 to 5s. (3) mint, 1921-32 to 1 mint, 1938-51 to 1 (4) mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
562 | £70
Malaya and States: 1902, three items each with ''PAQUEBOT'' straight line (3 different) bearing Great Britain 1d. lilac, comprising Penang p.p.c. to London with 1d. cancelled Singapore Jan. 12, Ceylon p.p.c. to U.S.A. with 1d. cancelled Penang code B Jan. 24 and envelope (minor faults) to Germany with 1d. strip of three cancelled Penang May 16 c.d.s's (without code), the cover apparently 1/2d. overpaid due to unavailability of 1/2d. adhesives on board, also Bechuanaland 1904 (June 2) envelope from Serowe to Wales franked at U.P.U. 21/2d. rate by late use of ''BECHUANALAND/PROTECTORATE'' 1/2d. (overlapping edge) and 1d. pair with Cardiff June 25 transit on reverse.
563 | £1150
Malaya and States: A mint and used accumulation in twenty-two stockbooks and two folders, incl. Straits Settlements, Federated Malay States, British Military Administration, Kedah, Kelantan, Perak, Singapore, Japanese Occupation, range of cancellations, etc. (1,000s)
564 | £580
Malaya and States: A collection in four albums and two stockbooks, incl. Malaya, States, Japanese Occupation, B.M.A., Malaysia, Brunei, Sarawak, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
565 | £680
Malaya and States: Cancellations: A selection in five stockbooks and an album, incl. stamps of Straits and F.M.S. used in Johore, Malacca, Penang, Singapore, dumb cancellations, etc. (many 100s)
566 £100
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1883-91 4c. pale brown with watermark inverted fine used, also 1891 (Nov.) 30c. on 32c. with watermark inverted and showing broken ''S'', mint toned gum otherwise fine. S.G. 64w, 87w.
567 £120
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1892 1c. on 4c. brown, fine mint. S.G. 89w, cat. 325. Photo.
568 £70
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1892 1c. on 6c. lilac with watermark inverted, unused, part original gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 90w. Photo.
569 £85
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1912-23 Watermark Mult. Crown CA $5 green and red on green, white back, fine and fresh unmounted mint. S.G. 212.
570 £170
Malaysia: Straits Settlements: 1922 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition, Watermark Mult. Crown CA $5 green and red on blue-green, with no stop after ''EXHIBITION'', part original gum, slightly toned, otherwise fine. S.G. 249f, cat. 900. Photo.
571 £240
Malaysia: Federated Malay States: 1922-34 Watermark Mult. Script CA $1 black and red on blue, $2 green and red on yellow, $5 green and red on green, fine mint. S.G. 77, 79, 81, cat. 452. Photo.
572 | £60
Malaysia: Malayan Postal Union: Postage Dues: A collection on leaves, from 1924 to 1963. incl. F.M.S., 1936-38 to 50c. mint, 1951-63 set in unmounted mint corner blocks of four, etc., mixed condition. (65)
573 £350
Malayan States: Johore: 1922-41 Watermark Mult. Script CA $500 blue and red overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', some hinge remainders, otherwise fine with gum, scarce. S.G. 128s, cat. 1,300. Photo.
576 £230
Malayan States: Selangor: 1883-85 2c. pale rose, type 15, variety overprint double, unused, part original gum, fine. B.P.A. certificate (2018). S.G. 23a, cat. 1,000. Photo.
577 £620
Malayan States: Trengganu: 1910-19 Watermark Mult. Crown CA $25 rose-carmine and green fine mint, fresh appearance. S.G. 18, cat. 1,700. Photo.
578 £450
Malayan States: Trengganu: 1921-41 Watermark Mult. Script CA $25 purple and blue, fine mint, fresh appearance. S.G. 45, cat. 1,300. Photo.
579 £1200
Malayan States: Trengganu: 1921-41 Watermark Mult. Script CA $50 green and yellow, fine mint, scarce. S.G. 46, cat. 3,250. Photo.
580 £2600
Malayan States: Trengganu: 1921-41 Watermark Mult. Script CA $100 green and scarlet, light fine mint, rare. S.G. 47, cat. 9,500. Photo.
581 £150
Malta: 1805 document with printed heading ''BY MAJOR GENERAL VILLETTES, Commanding HIS MAJESTY's/FORCES in the Islands of MALTA and GOZO'' granting a six month leave of absence ''with the charge of invalids'' for Thomas Carey, Assistant Surgeon with the 20th Regiment of Foot, and signed. Lieutenant-General William Anne Villettes (1754-1808) saw distinguished service at the Siege of Toulon and Invasion of Corsica, later undertaking an unsuccessful mission to Corfu to raise an army of Albanian irregulars. In 1802 he became the commander in chief of the British Army in the Mediterranean and in 1807 was sent as military commander in chief to the Colony of Jamaica but died shortly thereafter of a fever whilst on a tour of the island. Photo.
583 £150
Malta: 1840 to 1859, a selection of stampless covers, incl. incoming mail, 1846 cover from Lord Napier to his wife in London with manuscript ''1/3'' rate mark and double arc Malta datestamp, etc. (14 items)
584 £700
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1841 1d. red-brown plate 25 OG with good to large margins and a superb upright strike of the ''A25'' numeral of Malta, small corner crease not detracting from appearance, otherwise fine and very rare. Sold subject to expertisation (in accordance with ''Grosvenor Extensions Policy''). S.G. Z24, cat. 3,250. Photo.
585 | £300
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: A Q.V. selection with ''M'' in barred oval, incl. 1855 2d. pair and three singles, 1855 2d. and 1857 1d. used on 1858 cover to Italy, 1857 4d. (6), 1856 6d. (4), 1856 1s. (2), etc., varied condition. (34)
586 | £220
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: A selection with ''A 25'' cancellations on line engraved issues, incl. 1858-69 2d. plates 7, 8 (2), 9 (pair), 12, 13 (pair and three singles), 14 (pair and three singles), 15 (3), etc. (112)
587 £270
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: Maritime Mail, 1860 (Oct. 3) cover to Corfu, bearing 1858-69 2d. pl. 8 MH tied by Malta ''A25''duplex, and showing fine strike of the two line ''MALTA/SHIP LETTER'' partly overstruck by Corfu receiving mark, a few minor cover faults. Photo.
590 £400
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1878 Q.V. 2d. registered envelope (RG 3G) used 1878 (Aug. 1) to London, double rate with 1876-79 21/2d. rosy-mauve plate 10 JF and LF tied by ''A 25'' in barred ovals, registered Malta c.d.s. in red and oval London registered datestamp. The earliest recorded date for G.B. registered envelope used in Malta, fine. Photo.
591 £300
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1879 Q.V. 2d. registered envelope (RG 5G) used 1879 (Feb. 10) to London, with additional 1876-79 21/2d. rosy-mauve plate 12 plate 12 GB, tied by ''A 2'' barred oval with Malta registered c.d.s. in black, fine. Photo.
592 £550
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1882 watermark Anchor on white paper, 5s. plate 4 EC fine used with ''A 25'' in barred oval. S.G. Z87, cat. 1,800. Photo.
593 £210
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1882 Q.V. 2d. registered envelope (RG 11G) used 1882 (Dec. 28) to Ipswich, triple rate with additional 1881 21/2d. blue plate 22 CA-CC strip, tied by ''A 25'' barred ovals with oval Malta registered datestamp in red, fine. Photo.
594 £150
Malta: Great Britain used in Malta: 1882 Q.V. 2d. registered envelope (RG 6G) used 1882 (Mar. 30) to Germany, with additional 1881 21/2d. blue plate 23 CB, tied by ''A 25'' barred oval with oval Malta registered datestamp in red, fine. Photo.
596 £320
Malta: 1922 ''SELF-GOVERNMENT'', Watermark Crown CC 10s., Watermark Mult. Crown CA set and Watermark Mult. Script CA set, all used, mainly good to fine. S.G. 105-121, cat. 1,325. Photo.
599 | £650
Malta: A mainly mint collection in seven Prinz albums, two stockbooks, stockleaves and loose, incl. 1885-90 set (less 21/2d.), 1886 5s., 1899-1901 set, 1903-04 set, 1904-14 to 5s., 1914-21 to 2s.6d., 1922 Self Government both watermark sets, 1926-27 to 5s., 1928 set, 1930 to 5s., 1956-58 set, and a comprehensive range of later issues to 2011, etc.
600 | £85
Malta: A mainly Q.V. collection on leaves, incl. 1886 5s. rose used (3), range of cancellations, etc., varied condition. (91)
601 | £720
Malta: A mainly used collection in four Prinz albums, stockbook and stockleaves, incl. 1863-81 perf. 14 1/2d. dull orange, perf. 121/2 1/2d. yellow-orange, 1886 5s., 1899-1901 set used, 1914-21 to 5s., 1922 Self Government watermark Mult. Script set, 1922-26 to 1, 1926-27 to 5s., 1928 to 5s., 1930 set, and a good range of later issues to 2010, etc. (1,000s)
603 £350
Mauritius: 1921-26 Watermark Mult. Script CA 50r. dull purple and green, fine mint, fresh appearance. S.G. 222, cat. 950. Photo.
604 | £230
Mauritius: A collection on leaves, Q.V. to early Q.E.II, incl. 1900-05 to 5r. mint (1r. with watermark inverted but with creasing), 1910 to 10r. mint, 1913-22 to 10r. mint, 1921-34 to 10r. mint (less 5r.), 1938-49 to 10r. mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (166)
605 £75
Montserrat: 1876-83 1d. red, with variety inverted ''S'', mint. R.P.S. certificate (2018) states ''colour affected and soiled margins''. S.G. 1b, cat. 1,000. Photo.
606 | £200
Montserrat: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1903 set, 1908-14 to 5s. (2), 1922-29 set, 1932 Anniversary set, 1938-48 set, etc., varied condition. (112)
607 £350
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: Mainly mint selection incl. 1907-13 De La Rue to 2s.6d. with 6d. block of four, Harrison 4d., Somerset House 2s.6d., 1914-31 to 1s. (2, one overprint triple, two albino with B.P.A. certificate, 1979), Waterlow 2s.6d., De La Rue 2s.6d. (2, one toned), Bradbury 2s.6d., 5s., 1925-36 set (both length overprints) with 1/2d. wmk. inverted, 21/2d. overprint double, one albino (R.P.S. certificate, 2008), 1935-37 to 5s., 1949 to 2s.6d. (5, incl. block of four and used single), 5s. (7, incl. block of four and two used singles), 1951 to 5s., 1952-55 set in blocks, etc., chiefly fine. (192)
608 £250
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: Used selection incl. 1907-13 De La Rue to 2s.6d. (used in Fez), Harrison 4d., Somerset House 2s.6d. (with Casablanca earliest ''17/APO/14'' CA 2 c.d.s.), 1914-31 to 2s.6d. (4), 5s., 1925-36 and 1935-37 sets, 1935-37 re-engraved Seahorses, etc., mainly fine. (51)
609 £120
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: 1907-13 De La Rue 1s. (3) 2s.6d. (2, one with patches of missing gum) each overprinted horseshoe ''SPECIMEN'' type 17, 1925-36 1s. scarce horizontal strip of three (one showing broken first ''O'') and 1935 re-engraved 2s.6d. each overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' type 23, most fine with gum. (9) S.G. 37s, 38s, 61s, 73s. Photo.
610 £350
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: 1907-13 De La Rue 1/2d. to 2s.6d. pale dull purple (less 4d. orange), all in horizontal pairs with each overprinted horseshoe ''SPECIMEN'' type 17, the 2d. and 2s.6d. pairs with some very minor gum staining otherwise chiefly fine and rare. Only 1s. and 2s.6d. values were supplied to the U.P.U. for distribution to members. (14) Photo.
611 £140
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: 1907-13 De La Rue 2s.6d. pale dull purple, mint block of four, marginal from the left of the sheet, fine. S.G. 38, cat. 380+. Photo.
612 £100
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: 1914-31 Waterlow 2s.6d. sepia brown and Bradbury 2s.6d. chocolate-brown, both variety overprint double, one inverted, mint, fine. S.G. 50b, 53c, cat. 400. Photo.
614 £90
Morocco Agencies: British Currency: 1925-36 1/2d. green, variety watermark inverted, unmounted mint block of four, marginal from the right of the sheet, fine. S.G. 55aw, cat. 300+. Photo.
615 £680
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1907-12 De La Rue 5c. on 1/2d. to 12p. on 10s. set, all in horizontal pairs with each overprinted horseshoe ''SPECIMEN'' type 17, one 6p. on 5s. and the 12p. on 10s. pair creased otherwise chiefly fine with gum. rare. Rare, only the top two values were supplied to the U.P.U. for distribution to members. (24) Photo.
616 £620
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: Mainly mint collection with some multiples and varieties, incl. 1907-12 40c. on 4d. and 12p. on 10s. (2) overprinted horseshoe ''SPECIMEN'' type 17, set to 6p. on 5s. (marginal pair), 12p. on 10s. (both) with 1p. on 10d. no cross on crown, Harrison 25c. on 21/2d., 1912 10c. on 1d. (two used, one with B.P.A. certificate, 1983), 1914-26 to Waterlow 6p. on 5s. (2), 12p. on 10s., De La Rue 3p. on 2s.6d. (both), 12p. on 10s., Bradbury 3p. on 2s.6d., 1925-31 set with 25c. on 21/2d. wmk. inverted, 1935-37 set, 1936 K.E.VIII 10c. on 1d. mixed setting ''A/36'' cyl. 6 (no dot) full sheet of 240 and ''A/37'' cyl. 13 (no dot half sheet of 120, 1948 Silver Wedding 45p. on 1 mint (6, incl. single with rare misplaced overprint variety and corner cylinder block of four), 1951 set in blocks of four, etc. chiefly fine. (approx. 700) Photo.
617 £480
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: Used selection incl. 1907-12 to 12p. on 10s. (both), 1912 10c. on 1d. no cross on crown in pair, 1914-26 to Waterlow 6p. on 5s. (both), 12p. on 10s., De La Rue 3p. on 2s.6d. (2), 12p. on 10s., Bradbury 3p. on 2s.6d., with scarce 10c. on 1d. wmk. inverted and reversed, 1925-31 set, etc., fair to fine. (76)
618 £150
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1914-26 6p. on Waterlow 5s. rose-carmine overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' type 23, with gum, 6p. on 5s. pale rose-carmine (3), two variety surcharge double, one variety surcharge triple, two albino, mint, mainly fine. (4) S.G. 136s, 137a, b.
619 £110
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1914-26 12p. on Waterlow 10s. indigo-blue (2) mint, one deep shde, the other variety surcharge double, one albino, both fine. S.G. 138, a. Photo.
620 £150
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1914-26 12p. on De La Rue 10s. blue, mint block of four from the lower left corner of the sheet with slightly trimmed margin, mainly fine. S.G. 141, cat. 380+. Photo.
621 £80
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1925-31 25c. on 21/2d. blue, variety watermark inverted, unmounted mint block of four, marginal from the top of the sheet, fine. S.G. 147w, cat. 260+. Photo.
622 £620
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1935 Silver Jubilee 10c. on 1d. scarlet, upper right corner marginal mint block of eighteen (3 x 6), one showing ''CENTIMES'' error [R. 5/4], the variety lightly hinged, fine. S.G. 150, a, cat. 1,730+. Photo.
623 £550
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1948 Silver Wedding 45p. on 1 showing overprint dramatically misplaced, unique lower left corner marginal cylinder no. block of four from the only known sheet, trivial marks in lower selvedge otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 177 var. Ex Kiddle. Photo.
624 £160
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1948 Silver Wedding 45p. on 1 showing overprint dramatically misplaced, mint from the left of the only known sheet, mainly fine. S.G. 177 var. Ex Kiddle. Photo.
625 £300
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: 1948 Olympic Games 1p.20 on 1s. brown, variety surcharge double, mint marginal example from the left of the sheet. S.G. 181a, cat. 1,500. B.P.A. certificate (2007). Photo.
627 | £120
Morocco Agencies: Spanish Currency: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: K.E.VII to K.G.V issues with 1906 30c. on 3d. size G (CA) unused and used, 1907 30c. on 3d. size F (FA and GA) unused, size G unused (IA), used, size H unused (DA, GA), K.G.V size F unused (FJ), size G unused (CK), fine. The property of another vendor.
629 | £250
Morocco Agencies: French Currency: Collection on leaves incl. 1917-24, 1925-34 and 1935-37 sets, 1924-32 and 1935-36 Seahorses, all mint and used, also 1935-36 6f. on 5s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' without gum, 1917-24 1f. on 10d. surcharge double, one albino, 1924-32 3f. on 2s.6d. showing re-entries, 1925-34 50c. on 5d. wmk. inverted mint block of four (some gum tones) and singles (2), all mint, 1935-37 10c. on 1d., 25c. on 21/2d. and 40c. 4d. in full sheets of 120, 1935-36 3f. on 2s.6d. sheet of 40 (some separation), unmounted mint, mostly fine. (approx. 540)
630 £95
Morocco Agencies: French Currency: 1917-24 1f. on 10d. turquoise-blue, variety surcharge double, one albino, unmounted mint block of four, fine. S.G. 199a, cat. 340+. Photo.
631 £110
Morocco Agencies: French Currency: 1917-24 1f. on 10d. turquoise-blue, variety surcharge double, one albino, unmounted mint block of four, fine. S.G. 199a, cat. 340+. Photo.
632 £110
Morocco Agencies: French Currency: 1925-34 50c. on 5d. yellow-brown, variety watermark inverted, mint block of four, lightly hinged on one only, fine. S.G. 207w, cat. 300+. Photo.
634 £260
Morocco Agencies: French Currency: 1936 K.E.VIII 5c. on 1/2d. green, mint vertical strip of three, the top stamp with bar through ''POSTAGE'', fine, also ''A/37'' cyl. 26 (no dot) lower half sheet of 60. Only 24 examples of the variety possible, an elongated printer's rule bar having affected [R. 18/10-12] on eight sheets only. S.G. 227, a. Photo.
636 £300
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Collection on leaves, mint and used incl. overprint varieties and multiples with 1927 set in mint corner blocks of six incl. short ''T'', 1937 and 1948 Silver Wedding sets, 1950-51 to 10s., 1957 Centenary set on plain registered f.d.c., Castles in corner blocks of four (4 of each incl. blocks ex Baillie showing hyphen omitted, hyphen inserted and short ''7'' varieties repectively), etc., mainly fine. (approx. 400)
638 £160
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Postal Stationery: 1949 K.G.VI 51/2d. registered envelope size F, used to London with additional 1/2d., 1d., 2d. and 9d. to make up the 1s.3d. air mail rate, fine and rare. The property of another vendor. Photo.
640 £350
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Postal Stationery: 1949 K.G.VI 61/2d. registered envelope size G (with 2-18s. on reverse) used 1953 (May 22) to London, additional 2d. to make of the 81/2d. rate, fine and rare. The property of another vendor. Photo.
642 £500
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Postal Stationery: 1949 K.G.VI 61/2d. registered envelope size K, used 1950 (Nov. 5) to Belgium with additional 1/2d. and 6d., a few faults, otherwise fine and rare. The property of another vendor. Photo.
644 £450
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Postal Stationery: 1949 K.G.VI 81/2d. registered envelope size K, used 1954 (Mar. 25) to Belgium, with additional Q.E.II 7d. and 1s., some slight peripheral creases, otherwise fine and rare. The property of another vendor. Photo.
645 £80
Morocco Agencies: Tangier: Postal Stationery: 1955 Q.E.II 81/2d. registered envelopes sizes G and H, fine unused. The property of another vendor.
646 | £1050
Morocco Agencies: Balance selection on stockpages and loose, mint and used with some multiples and varieties, British Currency 1907-12 2s.6d., 1914-31 1s. (2), 2s.6d., 5s. and 1935 2s.6d. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1914-31 Waterlow 2s.6d. used, De La Rue 2s.6d. mint and used, Bradbury 5s. used, 1949 set used, Spanish Currency 1907-12 2p. on 10s. and 1914-26 6p. on 5s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 1907-12 6p. on 5s. mint, 1912 10c. on 1d. no cross on crown in marginal block of four, 1914-31 Waterlow 6p. on 5s., 12p. on 10s. (2), De La Rue 3p. on 2s.6d. (both), 12p. on 10s. (3, incl. a marginal pair), Bradbury 3p. on 2s.6d., 1925-31 25c. on 21/2d. wmk. inverted, mint, French Currency 1935-37 1f.50 marginal pair, 3f. on 2s.6d. and 6f. on 5s. (2) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', Seahorses in mint blocks of four, Tangier 1927 2d. overprint double, one albino, 1949 set (2), 1953 Castles (3), 1957 Castles in blocks of four, all mint, a few covers and cards, etc.
647 £450
Morocco Agencies: Postal Stationery, K.E.VII unused or used selection on leaves and loose, incl. postcards with 5c. on 1/2d. used 1907 Mazagan to Switzerland, Tetuan to Germany, 1908 with added 5c. on 1/2d. from Tetuan to Birmingham and Tangier to Germany, 10c. on 1d. used 1907 from Mogador to Germany, 1909 Tetuan to Gibraltar, wrappers with 10c. on 1d. used 1909 Casablanca to Fez, 1911 Safi to Casablanca, registered envelopes with Q.V. 20c. used from Mogador to Safi (adhesive detached), K.E.VII 20c. on 2d. size F overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', 30c. on 2d. size G used 1911 from Casablanca to Safi, K.G.V 30c. on 2d. size F unused, size G used 1915 and 1916 Rabat to Casablanca, K.G.VI 51/2d. size F, 61/2d. size G (2) unused, etc. (38)
648 | £150
Morocco Agencies: Unoverprinted Postal Stationery: 1935-37 selection with K.G.V 41/2d. registration envelopes RP 24F, RP 43F, RP 45G, used, postcards K.G.V 1/2d. used (CP 58, CP 60), 1d. used (CP 90), envelopes K.G.V 11/2d. (EP 60, EP 61, CP 70, CP 71), s.t.o. 1/2d. (ES 42), wrappers with s.t.o. 1d. (ES 43). (14 items) The property of another vendor.
649 £400
Morocco Agencies: Unoverprinted Postal Stationery: 1945 K.G.VI 51/2d. registered envelope size H, (RP 54H) with exceptional franking of 1-9s-10d. (10d. x 7, 1s. x 4, 5s. x 4) used from Tangier to South Africa with ''A.V.2'' and ''NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE'' both in violet. The property of another vendor. Photo.
650 £380
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Alcazar: 1907 (June 9) 10c. on 1d. stationery card to Paris cancelled rare ''BRITISH POST OFFICE/ALCAZAR'' c.d.s. with B.P.O. Tangier, Gibraltar and Paris June 14 arrival datestamps, also 1907-12 5c. on 1/2d. pairs (3), 10c. on 1d. and 25c. on 21/2d. (2) similarly cancelled between 1909 and 1912, most on small pieces, strikes fair to fine. (10 items) Photo.
651 £190
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Casablanca: Varied collection of covers, cards and adhesives from 1907 to 1936 on leaves and loose, with a range of frankings, most with B.P.O. Casablanca c.d.s. cancellations, incl. French Invasion force, 1937 to Spain with San Sebastin censor, picture postcards, incoming, etc. (approx. 150 items)
652 £420
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Casablanca: Airmails, 1931 to 1937, selection of 30 covers (two front only) or cards mainly on leaves, variously rated and addressed and mainly commercial, incl. 1931 2nd Experimental Flight to Darwin, Australia with 3f. on 2s.6d. strip of three, 1933 to Huddersfield with 40c. on 4d., 50c. on 5d., 1f. on 10d. and 6f. on 5s., 1934 and 1936 registered to London, etc.
653 £550
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Casablanca: Censored Mail, 1916 (July 5) to 1919 (May 27) seven covers (two registered) and a card to Gibraltar, Switzerland (5) or U.S.A. (2), each showing large framed ''PASSED BY/CENSOR'' in black (Gould 5C, the last in violet), five with resealing tape (one Day type 5, others plain). (8 items)
654 £150
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Casablanca: Registered Mail, 1918 to 1937 selection of 23 mainly commercial covers (one front only) variously addressed overseas (except one to Fez) and franked, showing ''R'' in oval, straight line ''Recommand'', ''BY OVERLAND ROUTE'' and all except the first with registration labels (range of different types).
655 £230
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Fez: Collection of 33 covers (one front only) or cards and a range of adhesives from 1909 to 1937 on leaves, mainly with B.P.O. Fez oval or c.d.s. cancellations, variously addressed with a range of rates, picture postcards from 1909 to Gibraltar, 1918 censored cover to Berne, 1921 underpaid incoming from Netherlands with Morocco 5c. postage due, registered mail from 1923 to Switzerland, with 1934 to London with Fez Mellah registration label, 1938 (Jan. 8) to London with last day registered ovals. (55 items)
656 £110
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Fez: 1911 (Jan. 19) 30c. on 2d. brown registered envelope, size G, with added 5c. on 1/2d., 10c. on 1d., used to Germany, redirected from Cologne to Frankfurt, cancelled by oval ''REGISTERED/BRITISH POST OFFICE FEZ'' datestamps, with transit and arrival backstamps. Photo.
658 £270
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Fez: 1914 (June 4) picture postcard of Cherifian troops to Paris franked by 1912 10c. on 1d. tied by one of two fine strikes of scarce ''BRITISH P.O./FEZ(MELLAH)MOROCCO'' c.d.s. with same day B.P.O. Fez and B.P.O. Tangier June 8 transit, card with minor corner bend well clear of strikes. Photo.
659 £300
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Larache: 1907 to 1938, a collection on leaves of 47 covers or cards and some loose adhesives, all with B.P.O. Larache c.d.s. or registered ovals, variously franked and addressed incl. eleven registered incl. 1914 to Germany franked 1907-12 1p. on 10d., 1912 5c. on 1/2d. (2) and 10c. on 1d., 1918 censored to U.S.A., Agency marks, airmails from 1934 first flight to Australia, picture postcards, etc. (72 items)
660 £190
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Larache: 1933 (May 9) Casablanca-Toulouse crash cover (in fog near Viladrau, all occupants killed), sent from Larache May 8 to Amsterdam bearing 1d., 21/2d. and 3d., fire damaged and showing two strikes of four line violet cachet, Toulouse May 12 and 13 c.d.s's. Nier. 330509a.
661 £170
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Larache: 1933 (May 9) Casablanca-Toulouse crash cover (in fog near Viladrau, all occupants killed), sent from Larache May 8 to Antwerp bearing 1d. pair, 3d. and 6d., fire damaged and showing two strikes of four line violet cachet, Toulouse May 12 and 13 c.d.s's. Nier. 330509a.
662 £200
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Larache: 1933 (Aug. 5) Graf Zeppelin Fourth South America Flight, cover registered from Larache July 26 bearing Spanish Currency 10c. on 1d., 40c. on 4d., 1p. on 10d. pair, with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette and red circular flight cachet, Paris, Friedrichshafen and Pernambuco datestamps. Photo.
663 £200
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Larache: 1933 (Oct. 23) card to Pernambuco registered from Larache Oct. 23 bearing Spanish Currency 5c. on 1/2d., 10c. on 1d., 20c. on 2d., 25c. on 21/2d. pair, 40c. on 4d. and 1p. on 10d. with registration label and Zeppelin etiquette but sent by normal air route (using S.S. ''Westfalen'' as mid-Atlantic floating base and quarantined in Bathurst) having missed Graf Zeppelin Eleventh South America Flight with Deutsche Luftpost red circular cachet, Tangier and Berlin backtamps. Photo.
664 £210
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Marrakesh: Collection of 38 covers or cards from 1910 to 1936 variously franked and addressed, mainly with B.P.O. Marrakesh c.d.s. cancellations, incl. picture postcards from 1912 to Tangier, registered mail from 1913 locally addressed, also small range of loose adhesives (three cancelled Fez (Mellah), 1910-17 nine incoming covers from Manchester or London, etc. (47 items)
665 £130
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Marrakesh: 1914 (Mar. 27) envelope from Marrakesh (Mellah-the Jewish Quarter) to Isaac Brado, local post organiser in Mazagan, franked by Spanish Currency 1914-26 10c. on 1d. scarlet, tied by one of two fair strikes of rare ''BRITISH POST OFFICE/MARAKESH (MELLAH)'' c.d.s., with Mar. 29 arrival backstamp. Photo.
666 £150
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mazagan: 1883 (Jan. 31) incoming cover from Gibraltar to Mazagan. franked by G.B. 1881 1d. lilac (2), tied by ''A 26'' barred ovals. The property of another vendor. Photo.
667 £160
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mazagan: Postcard rates, 1907 to 1924, selection incl. 5c. on 1/2d. postal stationery card used 1908 to Birmingham endorsed ''Printed matter'' and 1911 to London charged underpaid, picture postcards at 10c. on 1d. rate from 1907 (July 30) to London onward, 1924 to Switzerland franked 5c. at short message rate. (15 cards)
668 £190
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mazagan: Selection of fifteen covers with B.P.O. Mazagan cancellations, variously addressed from 1913 to 1936, incl. 10c. and 15c. rates to England and 1933 airmail to London franked 2f.50, foreign countries with 1913 at 25c. rate to Hungary, registered mail with 1911 to Leeds, 1919 to U.S.A., 1923 to Mayence franked 1f., also 1916 incoming 1d. stationery card from Newcastle with receiving c.d.s. and some loose adhesives. (34 items)
669 £170
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mequinez: 1910-12 selection comprising 1907-12 10c. on 1d. (3, one on piece), 25c. on 21/2d. cancelled by rare ''BRITISH POST OFFICE/MEQUINEZ'' c.d.s., 1912 (Oct. 3) two unaddressed picture postcards, one ''MEQUINEZ. - Le March du Camp'' by Elbeuvienne of Elbeuf, the other of Rabat by I. Elkam, bearing on picture side 1907-12 1/2d. and 1912 10c. on 1d. respectively tied by c.d.s. with month inverted, both additionally bearing German Morocco 3c. on 3pf. and 5c. on 5pf. tied by German P.O. Meknes c.d.s. of ''28.10.12'', fair to fine strikes. (6 items) Photo.
670 £90
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mequinez: 1912 (Oct. 3) unaddressed picture postcard of An Lourma, bearing on picture side 1907-12 5c. on 1/2d. pale yellowish-green, tied by one of two fine strikes of rare ''BRITISH POST OFFICE/MEQUINEZ'' c.d.s. with month inverted, additionally bearing German Morocco 3c. on 3pf. and 10c. on 10pf. tied by German P.O. Meknes c.d.s. of ''28.10.12''. Photo.
671 £220
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Mogador: Selection of 26 covers (three incomplete) or picture postcards with B.P.O. Mogador c.d.s's, variously addressed from 1907 to 1931, incl. picture postcards from 1907 (Mar. 26) to Coventry (2) and (Apr. 16) cover front to Philadelphia with ''A26'' barred ovals and c.d.s. alongside, also 1907 (Nov. 2) to Devon with mention of French bombardment and 1914 to Newcastle written off coast of Saffi, 1920 registered to Malaga, 1931 airmail to Manchester, also some adhesives. (42 items)
672 £190
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Rabat: Collection on leaves of 39 mainly commercial covers (two front only) or cards and some adhesives with B.P.O. Rabat c.d.s. cancellations, variously addressed from 1908 to 1938 incl. 1909 card to Rajputana, and mourning envelope to Philadelphia, 1916 to Larache with French consular cachet, 1917 to Madeira with Funchal censor, scarce 1920 5c. on 1/2d. stationery card to U.S.A. with added 5c. on 1/2d. (ex Clough), 1920 registered to Bratislava, 1934 to London with 50c. on 5d. perfin, 1937 registered to Wimbledon bearing values to 6f. on 5s., etc. (58 items)
674 £650
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1883 cover originally from Tangier, posted in Gibraltar, franked by G.B. 1880-81 1/2d. green and 1881 1d. lilac pair tied by ''A 26'' duplexes, the former also by Irun Bordeaux transit, scarce. The property of another vendor. Photo.
675 £270
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (May 6) Graf Zeppelin First South America Flight, cover registered from Tangier Apr. 6 bearing Tangier overprint 1d. (3) with 1/2d., 11/2d. and 2d. strips of three, with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette, red and blue flight cachets, Paris and Santos backstamps. Photo.
676 £180
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (July 3) Graf Zeppelin Second South America Flight, cover registered from Tangier May 24 bearing 21/2d. pair and 1s., with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette, red and green flight cachets, Paris and Buenos Aires backstamps. Photo.
677 £160
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (Aug. 5) Graf Zeppelin Fourth South America Flight, cover registered from Tangier July 25 bearing 3d. and 1s., with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette and red circular flight cachet, Paris, Friedrichshafen and Pernambuco datestamps. Photo.
678 £170
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (Aug. 5) Graf Zeppelin Fourth South America Flight, cover registered from Tangier July 17 bearing 21/2d. pair and 1s., with registration label, ''PAR/GRAF ZEPPELIN'' etiquette and red circular flight cachet, Tanger-Chrifien, Friedrichshafen and Paris datestamps. Photo.
679 £180
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (Sept. 16) Graf Zeppelin Seventh South America Flight, cover registered from Tangier Sept. 4 bearing 3d. and 1s., with registration label, ms. ''Overland'', red and blue flight cachets, Pernambuco backstamp. Photo.
680 £200
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1933 (Sept. 16) Graf Zeppelin Seventh South America Flight, card registered from Tangier Sept. 2 bearing Tangier overprint 1/2d. (3, incl. pair), 11/2d. (3, incl. pair), 1d. and 2d. strips of three (one 2d. overlapping), with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette, red and blue (2) flight cachets, Pernambuco arrival datestamp. Photo.
681 £130
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: 1934 (May 26) Graf Zeppelin First 1934 South America Flight, card registered from Tangier May 17 bearing 3d. and 1s., with registration label, Zeppelin etiquette and red code b flight cachet, Friedrichshafen, Stuttgart and Pernambuco datestamps. Photo.
682 £720
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: Airmails, an extensive collection of flown covers from 1927 to 1957 on leaves and loose, mainly commercial and variously franked with a wide range of destinations incl. first flights with 1927 to Karachi by first weekly Cairo-Basra service, 1932 Croydon ''Empress of Britain'' experimental flight, 1933 India-Burma extension (2), Imperial Airways printed envelopes (7), (May 9) Viladrau crash, 1935 underpaid incoming from Surrey with Moroccan postage dues, 1936 underpaid to Netherlands with Dutch postage due 10c., 30c. pair, 1941 registered to Canada bearing G.B. values to 2s.6d. brown, ranges of etiquettes and markings incl. ''O.A.T.'' straight line, rectangular framed and in double oval (17), two line ''NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE'' (8, five with ''ALANTIC'' error), etc. (approx. 120)
683 £210
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: Picture postcards, an extensive collection of approx. 100 used cards from 1901 to 1957, on leaves and loose, variously addressed with a range of British or Spanish Currency or Tangier overprint frankings, incl. 1901 to London franked Gibraltar overprint 10c., five sent 1908 from the French cruiser ''Galilee'', one with 10c. postage due, etc.
684 £230
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: Postal Stationery, 1907 to 1948, selection of fourteen items mainly commercially used and variously addressed incl. 5c. on 1/2d. wrapper sent 1907 to Netherlands, 1908 to Peru, 10c. on 1d. postcard sent 1907 to Germany, registered envelopes with K.E.VII 30c. on 2d. sent 1907 to U.S.A. and 1910 to Netherlands, K.G.V 30c. on 2d. 1916 to London, all size G, K.G.VI 51/2d. registered envelopes with size H used 1945 to London, 1947 size G 1947 to Philadelphia with ''O.A.T.'' in oval, etc. Photo.
685 £520
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: Registered mail, a collection of variously addressed covers etc. from 1907 to 1953, on leaves and loose, mainly commercial with a few philatelic, incl. 1907 to Germany bearing 12p. on 10s., 1917 censored to Switzerland, 1932 'Wilson' cover bearing 6f. on 5s., later with three showing ''BY OVERLAND ROUTE'' straight line, 1936 to U.S.A. with 10c. postage due, 1945 large piece bearing G.B. 21/2d., 1s. (4) and 10s. (8) with overprinted 1/2d., etc. (approx. 60 items)
686 £620
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: World War II Censored Mail, a collection of 83 covers or cards sent between 1939 and 1945, mainly civil censors with a few military, with resealing labels incl. Gibraltar, good range of frankings incl. G.B. overprinted issues, unoverprinted issues with values to 1s. (18) and 41/2d. stationery envelope sent 1944 to London, 1941 to Philadelphia and 1943 to Leopoldville with scarce boxed ''By air from Tangier to/Par avion de Tanger (ms.) ''London'' (the latter also with red airmail cancelling bars), airmail labels incl. two ''V ... '', other marks incl. framed ''VIA LISBONNE'', large red ''O.A.T.'' in oval, etc.
687 £500
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tangier: An extensive collection of 127 covers or cards and some adhesives on leaves and loose, with 1907-12 values to 6p. on 5s. (2), G.B. 2s.6d. green block of fifteen with Tangier 1945 rubber oval datestamps, covers from 1907 onward with a good range of destinations incl. 1907 stampless O.H.M.S. to London, 1912 to U.S.A. with 15c. on 11/2d. pair, 1916 censored to Gibraltar, rare 1919 Avis de Rception card bearing 3d., 1931 cover to California from U.S.S. ''Wyoming'' unusually franked 3d., ''SHIP LETTER/TANGIER'' and other maritime marks, scarcer c.d.s. types and frankings, perfins, mainly commercial items with some philatelic incl. 1951 ''TANGIER'' set on registered cover to New York, etc. (approx. 200 items)
688 £270
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tetuan: An interesting collection of covers, cards and some adhesives from 1908 to 1943 on leaves, mainly commercial usage with 5c. on 1/2d. stationery card used 1911 (2) and 1914 to Gibraltar, 1918 underpaid to London with G.B. 1/2d. and 1d. dues, registered covers (11) incl. 1923 to Constantinople franked 40c. on 4d. (2), picture postcards (incl. unused), 1939 to Switzerland with Gibraltar censor label, incoming mail, etc. (81 items)
689 £140
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tetuan: 1934 (June 9) Graf Zeppelin Second 1934 South America Flight, card registered from Tetuan June 2 bearing Spanish Currency 40c. on 4d. and 1p. on 10d. pair, with registration label (slight peripheral toning), Zeppelin etiquette and red code b flight cachet, Friedrichshafen, Stuttgart and Pernambuco datestamps. Photo.
690 £190
Morocco Agencies: Post Offices: Tetuan: Airmails, 1936 to 1956, collection of 27 covers and a card, variously addressed and rated, two showing ''O.A.T.'' in oval (one also with two line ''NORTH ATLANTIC/AIR SERVICE'', the other slightly foreshortened), six being registered and four with censor resealing labels incl. 1943 to Sweden with rare boxed ''By air from Tangier to/Par avion de Tanger (ms.) ''LONDON'', etc.
691 | £140
Nauru: 1916-23 1/2d. to 1s. in mint blocks of four incl. 2d. die II in right hand marginal block (unmounted), also 1923 1/2d. to 2d. (die II, upper marginal block of six) with type 2 overprint, mainly fine. S.G. 1-16. (16 items)
697 £820
New Guinea: 1914-15 (Oct.) ''G.R.I.'', German New Guinea surcharged, 1s. on 1m. carmine (31/2mm spacing), fine mint with large part original gum, from the lower left corner of the sheet (pencil note in margin), rare. B.P.A. certificate (1984). S.G. 12, cat. 3,500. Photo.
698 | £100
New Zealand: 1898 Pictorial Issue, No Watermark, Perf. 12 to 16 21/2d. (4), 3d. (2), 4d. (4), 5d. (4), 6d. green (3), 8d. (2), 9d. (2), 1s. (4), 2s. (4), 5s., also 1899-1903 6d. rose (4), used, varied condition. Stated to cat. 1,670. (37)
702 | £520
New Zealand: 1915-30 Recess: A selection of proofs and colour trials, incl. 3d. carmine die proof on wove paper, values overprinted ''COLOUR PRINT'' (11), etc. (64)
704 | £230
New Zealand: 1915-30 Recess: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 3d. chocolate vertical pair, one without watermark, 4d. yellow block of six, one showing re-entry [4/10], 5d. light blue imperforate pair, set in mixed perf. pairs, etc., varied condition. (139)
705 £450
New Zealand: 1915-30 Recess: 4d. bright violet perf. 14 x 131/2 in a mint vertical pair, top stamp variety imperforate three sides, fine mint and scarce. S.G. 422a, cat. 1,500. Photo.
706 £450
New Zealand: 1915-30 Recess: 9d. sage-green, imperforate pair, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 429a, cat. 1,500+. Photo.
707 £400
New Zealand: 1915-30 Recess: 1s. pale orange-red, imperforate corner block of four with sheet number, stamps are unmounted, a few gum wrinkles, small tear in margin at right, well clear of the stamp, otherwise fine. R.P.S. certificate (1982). S.G. 430cb, cat. 650+. Photo.
709 £260
New Zealand: 1960-66 4d. on chalk-surfaced paper fine unmounted mint, a rare printing identifiable by the smoother whiter paper, clearer less grainy image, and brighter colours, very few survive mint. S.G. 786d, cat. 950. Photo.
710 | £820
New Zealand: 1970-76 a collection in an album, incl. unwatermarked 1c. with blue omitted, 4c. with greenish-blue omitted, 4c. apple green omitted, 4c. purple-brown omitted, 4c. imperforate pair, 6c. yellow-green omitted, 10c. silver omitted, retouched, plate blocks, misplaced colours, etc. (100s)
711 £200
New Zealand: 1970-76 1c. variety red omitted, in a fine unmounted mint vertical pair. S.G. 915aa, cat. 550. Photo.
712 £220
New Zealand: 1970-76 2c. with variety black (inscription etc.) omitted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 916a, cat. 400, EC NZL1833a. Photo.
713 £110
New Zealand: 1970-76 50c. with variety dark green omitted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 932c, cat. 350. Photo.
714 | £150
New Zealand: 1971-73 4c. on 21/2c., a study collection in two albums, incl. block of four, two with off-set of surcharge on reverse, block of four with double surcharge, one albino, many plate blocks, flaws, etc. (100s)
716 £190
New Zealand: 1973-76 4c. variety apple-green (wings) inverted, fine unmounted mint, scarce. S.G. 1011a, cat. 1,000. Photo.
718 £190
New Zealand: 1973-76 no watermark 18c. fine unmounted mint with variety black (inscription, etc.) omitted. S.G. 1019a, cat. 400. Photo.
722 | £1350
New Zealand: A Q.V. to Q.E.II accumulation in seven albums, two folders, two stockbooks, leaves and loose, incl. 1906 Exhibition sets mint and used, 1913 Auckland set mint, Healths with miniature sheets, Victoria Land 1911-13 1d. used, Revenues, etc. (1,000s)
723 | £520
New Zealand: A mainly used collection in a printed album and a stockbook, incl. range of Chalon heads, 1878 2s. and 5s., 1906 Exhibition set, range of issues to 1983 with Health issues, Officials, etc., mixed condition. (100s)
724 | £380
New Zealand: A comprehensive collection in two S.G. printed albums, incl. 1864-71 4d. yellow, 1s. yellow-green used, 1899-1903 2s. mint, 1902-07 perf. 14 5s. mint, 1915-30 to 1s. mint, 1920 Victory set mint, 1936-42 set mint, 1940 Centenary set mint, 1953-59 set mint, 1957-1983 Health miniature sheets complete, Officials with 1907-11 2s. used, etc., varied condition. (many 100s)
725 | £600
New Zealand: A mint and used K.E.VII to K.G.V collection in two albums, incl. 1915-33 1/2d. green on Cowan paper mint single from the top of the sheet, variety imperforate between stamp and margin, 1915-30 Recess 2d., 4d. violet, 5d., 6d., 8d. and 1s. in used mixed perf. pairs, 1926-34 Jones paper 2s. (3, two with inverted watermarks), 3s., Cowan paper 2s. (2), 3s., etc., varied condition. (100s)
726 | £300
New Zealand: A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in an album, incl. 1898 to 2s., 1899-1903 to 2s., 1902-07 perf. 11 to 2s., perf. 14 to 2s., 1936-42 to 3s. (7), 1953-59 set with 1s. die II, 1958 2d. on 11/2d. error, etc., varied condition. (100s)
727 | £190
New Zealand: A Q.E.II collection in seven albums, incl. study of definitive issues with coils, plate blocks, minor varieties, etc. (many 100s)
728 | £520
New Zealand: A used Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in an album, incl. 1864-71 1s. (5), 1873 1d. perf. 121/2, 1878 2s. and 5s., 1935-36 to 3s., etc., mixed condition. (100s)
729 | £170
New Zealand: Counter Coils: A K.G.VI to Q.E.II collection in an album,with K.G.VI small figures 2d., 3d., 4d., 1959-60 2d. to 1s.9d. on fine white paper, also coils leaders and joins, etc. (100s)
730 | £80
New Zealand: Health Issues: 1929 to 1993, a mint collection in an album, incl. a virtually complete range with miniature sheets, etc. (100s)
731 | £380
New Zealand: Officials: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. 1910-16 perf. 14 x 131/2 3d. used, 8d. mixed perfs in a mint block of four, 1s. mint blocks of four (2), 1915-27 3d. mint mixed perfs pair and block of four, 8d. used, etc., varied condition. (216)
732 | £230
New Zealand: Literature: A small library, incl. ''The Postage Stamps of New Zealand'' vols. I to VIII, articles, reference books, etc.
733 | £420
New Zealand Overprinted Issues: A mint collection on leaves, incl. Aititaki 1916-17 6d. and 1s. in mixed perfs blocks of four, also 6d. in a ''22'' plate block of six, 1917-18 mixed perfs. vertical pairs, Niue 1917-21 6d. plate ''27'' pair, Penrhyn Island 1917-29 21/2d. to 1s. in mixed perfs vertical pairs, Rarotonga, Samoa, etc. (220)
734 | £550
New Zealand: Postcards: A collection in three postcard albums and loose, incl. many Ethnic, Scenic, Street scenes, unused and used, etc. (100s)
735 | £150
New Zealand: Covers and Cancellations: 1896 to 1950 selection of covers and cards, incl. 1907 Exhibition postcard, bearing 1d. tied by Exhibition c.d.s., Aitutaki 1906 cover to Auckland bearing 1903 1d., etc. (26 items)
736 | £600
New Zealand: Airmails: A collection of covers, cards and stamps in two albums, incl. 1931 (Feb. 4) Emergency Flight from Hastings to Christchurch, 1931-35 Air 3d. perf. 14 x 15 mint, range of first flights, etc. (few 100s)
737 | £980
New Zealand: Airmails: Great Barrier Island Pigeon Post: A display collection written up on leaves with various articles, photographs, stamps incl. 1898 first issue 1s. mint (3) plus two used forgeries, 1899 Special Post 1s. mint (2), 1899 (July) Pigeongram overprint on 1s. used (VP3 cat. NZ $10,000 but thinned), 1899 triangular issue 6d. blue mint (3), 1s. red mint (2) and used, 1899 (Sept.) Marotiri Copper Mines 1s. red mint, later 1948, 1949, 1959 Anniversary stamps, miniature sheets, f.d.c's, an interesting and seldom seen collection.
738 | £1000
New Zealand: World War I: New Zealand Troop Camps in Great Britain: A comprehensive collection in four albums and loose, incl. Brochenhurst, Brocton, Codford, Sling, Shakespeare Hut, Walton-on-Thames, Military Hospitals with Hornchurch, New Zealand Club in London, many scenes, group photos, also some cuttings and articles, etc. (few 100s)
739 | £1000
New Zealand: World War I: Troopships: A collection in an album, with a good range of troopship cachets, hospital ships, censor marks, etc. (135 items)
740 | £800
New Zealand: World War I: A collection of New Zealand troops abroad in two albums, incl. from Egypt, France, Gallipoli, a good range of postcards, censor marks, hospital cachets, honour envelopes, etc. (167 items)
741 | £750
New Zealand: World War I: Troop Camps in New Zealand: A collection in an album, incl. Addington, Featherstone, Trentham Camps, good range of postcards, also patriotic cards, comic, range of cachets, also some pieces, etc. (145 items)
742 £350
New Zealand: Antarctic Expeditions: 1908 King Edward VII Land 1d. rose-carmine, Royle printing, two marginal pairs c.t.o. by Expedition c.d.s's on piece, both signed ''EH Shackleton'', in selvedge. S.G. A1. Photo.
743 £420
New Zealand: Antarctic Expeditions: 1911 Victoria Land 1/2d. and 1d. tied by fine ''JA 18/13'' Expedition c.d.s's (fixed at time of arrival of the ''Terra Nova'' at Cape Evans), to individual official Expedition lettersheets. Photo.
744 | £180
Nigeria: Lagos: A collection on leaves, incl. range of mainly used early issues, 1904 to 10s. mint, values to 5s. used (not guaranteed), 1904-06 to 10s. mint, etc., mixed condition. (96)
745 | £80
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1892-94 1/2d., 1d. (2, one on piece), 2d., 21/2d. (3), 5d. block of six, 1s., also 2d. bisected on piece, used, fair to fine.
746 £150
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1893 (Aug. 5) 1d. postal stationery card to Birmingham, uprated by 1892-94 1d., cancelled by Benin River c.d.s's with ''PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR. PACKET/210 SP 93/ 7-B.'' in red. Photo.
747 £180
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1893 (Dec. 28) long O.H.M.S. envelope addressed to his wife in London by Frederick Dundas franked by 1892-94 21/2d. pair cancelled by Old Calabar River c.d.s. with further strike and red ''PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR. PACKET/28 JAN 94/I.B.'' at left. Following retirement from the Royal Navy, Capt. Frederick George Dundas (1845-99) was in 1891, appointed Commissioner and Principal Naval Officer to the Imperial British East Africa Company, and successfully explored and surveyed in the Company's Steamer ''Kenia'' the rivers Tana and Juba, where he landed alone among the threatening Somalis, managing to win over the hostile chiefs by ""a mixture of audacity and jolliness"". In June 1893 Commander Dundas was appointed Superintendent of Marine in the Niger Coast Protectorate under the Foreign Office and served in the Brass River Expedition of 1895, piloting the ''Yakoba'' which was subsequently anchored off Sacrifice Island as a General Depot. Photo.
748 £80
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1893 (Dec. 28) registered envelope (flap missing) to Manchester, with added 1892-94 1d. and 2d. tied by Old Calabar River c.d.s's with Liverpool Jan. 28 1894 oval transit. Photo.
749 £100
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1894 (Feb. 3) printed envelope registered to London bearing 1892-94 1/2d. to 1s. set tied by Old Calabar River c.d.s's with large ''R'' and Liverpool Mar. 9 transit below. Photo.
750 £420
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Oil Rivers: 1895 (Apr. 24) characterful cover registered to Twickenham, Middlesex, franked by 1892-94 2d. (2) and 1893 1/2d. type 4 in green on 21/2d., tied by Old Calabar River c.d.s's and showing large ''R'' with oval registered transit datestamps of Old Calabar, Liverpool and London, rare. Possibly sent by Sir William Brandford Griffith (1858-1939) who had entered the Colonial Service ten years before as a District Commissioner of the Gold Coast, and had acted as a Puisne Judge of Lagos, compiling the Ordinances of the Colony in 1887 and in 1895 appointed Chief Justice of the Gold Coast Crown colony. R.P.S. certificate (1998). S.G. 3, 11. Photo.
751 | £220
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Postcards: A Q.V. selection comprising Oil Rivers 1/2d. (CP 21) unused and used, 1d. (CP 27) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused and used (2) at Bonny River, Old Calabar River, Niger Coast Protectorate 1d. (CP 27) unused and used (3) at Bonny River, Old Calabar River and Benin River, also unoverprinted 1d. (CP 27) used from Burutu with rectangular framed ''THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY/CHARTERED & UNITED/21 FEB. 1898/POST OFFICE/BURUTU'' in violet. (11 items)
752 | £130
Nigeria: Niger Coast Protectorate: Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes: A Q.V. selection comprising Oil Rivers 2d. (RP 15H2), overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (no label), 2d. (RP 16F) one overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused and used, 2d. (RG 16G) unused, 2d. (RP 18 F, G and H2) unused, Niger Coast Protectorate 1893 2d. (RP 20F) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused, (RP 20 G unused, H2 unused, 2), 2d. size F overprinted ''SPECIMEN''. (14 items)
753 | £80
Nigeria: Niger Company Territories: 1897, 1898, three pieces franked by G.B. stamps all with violet boxed ''THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY/CHARTERED & LIMITED/POST OFFICE/BURUTU''.
754 £80
Nigeria: Niger Company Territories: 1899 (Feb. 18) envelope addressed to James Henry Yoxall (1857-1925), educationalist, author and M.P., at the House of Commons in London franked 1d. lilac tied by fair strikes of ''BURUTU'' boxed datestamp in violet, with red ''PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR. PACKET'' Mar. 14 transit at left. Photo.
755 £1000
Nigeria: 1914-29 4d. black and red on deep yellow, thick paper, complete unmounted mint sheet of 100, some faults but scarce. S.G. 6b, cat. 5,000+. Photo.
758 | £80
North Borneo: 1888-92 1/2c. to 10c. selection of imperforate and perforated complete sheets (13 sheets, 10 x 5) of forgeries, some adhesions and perf. separation, otherwise mainly good to fine. (650)
760 £1800
North Borneo: 1918 (Aug.) Type 69 ''RED CROSS'' surcharges, 9mm apart, 1c. + 2c. to 24c. + 2c. set of eleven values in unmounted mint sheets of 100, mainly fine and fresh. S.G. 214-226, S.G. 11,070+. Photo.
762 £190
North Borneo: Japanese Occupation: 1945, two covers to the same address in Miri, the first bearing 1944 50c. and the other $1, both stamps with minor toning, otherwise fine. Photo.
763 £90
Nyasaland: 1892-93 3s. on 4s. used on piece and 4s. on 5s. used, fine. S.G. 18, 19, cat. 475. Photo.
764 £160
Nyasaland: 1896 25 black and green overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine and with gum. S.G. 42s, cat. 450. Photo.
767 | £900
Nyasaland: A used collection in a boxed album, incl. British Central Africa 1891-95 to 5s. (less 8d. rose-lake and ultramarine), 1895 to 3s., 1896 to 2s.6d. and 5s., 1898 imperf. setting II 1d., 1903-04 to 1, Nyasaland Protectorate 1908-11 2s.6d., 1913-21 to 1, 1921-33 to 10s., 1938-44 to 1, 1945 to 20s., 1953-54 to 20s., Rhodesia and Nyasaland, etc., slightly mixed condition. (100s)
768 | £680
Nyasaland: A mint collection on leaves, incl. Nyasaland Protectorate 1903 to 1, 1908 to 2s.6d. (2 shades), 4s., 10s. and 1, 1938-44 to 1 (2), 1945 to 20s. (2), 1953-54 1/2d. to 10s. sets (2), etc., also Rhodesia and Nyasaland with 1954-56 to 1, 1959-62 to 1, K.G.VI onwards mainly unmounted, slightly mixed condition. (100s)
769 | £130
Nyasaland: A mint K.G.V to early Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1913-21 to 1, 1938-44 to 1, 1945 and 1953-54 to 20s. unmounted, etc., slightly mixed condition. (103)
771 | £1300
Postal History and Covers: Military Mail, A WWI and WWII accumulation of mainly Middle Eastern covers, cards and pieces on leaves and loose, incl. Base A.P.O's, F.P.O's with H20 T on 1918 cover and card, 155, 157 on 1915 (Nov. 13) cover, 158 on 1916 (Feb. 15) postcard, 160, 161, 162, 163, 179, 181 on 1917 (Oct. 24) card, 230, 234 on 1918 (Mar. 5) cover, D.54, G.M.1, H. 21, N.M.Y on 1916 (Jan. 24) card, Egypt, Palestine, also A.I.F., E.E.F., some Indian F.P.O's, registered mail, many censor marks and labels, postcards, etc. (few 100s)
772 | £1500
Palestine: ''From Gallipoli to Cilicia/British Army S.Z. Post Offices 1914-20'', the important display collection incl. SZ 3, SZ 4V, SZ 6, SZ 9 on cover to Alexandria from Lebanon, SZ 13, SZ 16, SZ 20, SZ 21J on 1917 (June 19) O.A.S. cover to Cairo (only recorded date), SZ 23 on 1917 (July 22) 2d. registered envelope to Alexandria, SZ 26T on 1917 (Mar. 18) postcard to England, SZ 31 Active Service envelope and 1917 Field Service card (the only two recorded items from this office), SZ 32 on 1918 (Jan. 21) cover sent by General Allenby, SZ 33, SZ 33, SZ 34, SZ 35, SZ 36m SZ 37, SZ 38, SZ 39 on 1918 (Sept. 17) cover registered to E.E.F., SZ 40 on 1918 (June 27) postcard, SZ 41, SZ 42 on 1918 (Jan. 5) postcard, SZ 43, SZ 45, SZ 46 on 1918 (Feb. 27) postcard and 1918 (May 6) cover, SZ 47 on 1918 (Aug. 26) postcard and 1918 (July 19) cover, SZ 48 on 1918 (Apr. 25) postcard and 1918 (June 8) postcard, SZ 49 on 1918 (June 14) Active Service cover and 1918 (Oct. 22) 2d. registered cover to Alexandria, SZ 50 on 1919 (Mar. 26) cover and 1919 (Jan. 23) cover, SZ 51R on 1918 (May 10) O.A.S. cover, SZ 52 on 1918 (Aug. 9) cover, registered to England, SZ 54, SZ 55, SZ 56 on 1918 (Dec. 18) postcard, SZ 57, SZ 59 on 1918 (Nov. 23) envelope and 1919 (Jan. 5) postcard, 1918 (Nov. 1) 2d. registered cover to Cairo, 1918 (Dec. 11) postcard, SZ 60 on 1919 (Feb. 9) postcard, SZ 61 on 1919 (Jan. 26) cover, 1919 (Feb. 26) postcard, etc., a fascinating selection. (150 items)
773 £60
Palestine: 1936 (Dec. 14) parcel card to U.S.A., bearing 1927-45 5m., 15m. (2) and 200m., tied by ''TIBERIAS'' c.d.s's, with ''HAIFA'' c.d.s. on reverse. Photo.
774 £600
Palestine: Postage Due: 1924 4m. imperforate colour trial, printed in scarlet, blocks of twelve, (with creases) and block of four, scarce. Photo.
775 | £280
Papua: 1917 ''ONE PENNY'' surcharge set in mint blocks from the base of the sheet with ''CA'' and ''JBC'' monograms, 1d. on 1/2d. and 1d. on 4d. in blocks of 30, 1d. on 2d., 1d. on 21/2d. and 1d. on 2s.6d. in blocks of 25, 1d. on 6d. in a block of 20, some minor toning but mainly fine and unmounted. S.G. 106-111.
778 £80
Rhodesia: 1892-94 Arms issue 4s. grey-black and vermilion in a fine and fresh unmounted mint block of four. S.G. 26. Photo.
779 £120
Rhodesia: 1892-94 Arms issue 4s. grey-black and vermilion in a fine and fresh unmounted mint block of four from the foot of the sheet with imprint. S.G. 26. Photo.
780 £210
Rhodesia: 1913-22 Single plates perf. 14 11/2d. drab-brown mint horizontal pair variety imperforate between, some hinge remainders, otherwise fine. S.G. 199a, cat. 850. Photo.
781 £480
Rhodesia: 1922-24 Die III, Perf. 15 1 black and deep magenta, mint, fine and fresh appearance. S.G. 322, cat. 1,100. Photo.
782 | £220
Rhodesia: A selection comprising 1896-97 set used, range of 1910-13 Double Heads to 5s. mint, and Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1954-56 and 1959-62 to 1 used, slightly mixed condition. (53)
784 | £320
Russia: Civil War Issues: Western Army: An extensive duplicated collection of Western Army 'Eagles' in five stockbooks and a folder incl. perf. and imperf. blocks and multiples, forged overprints and cancellations etc., condition a little mixed but many good to fine. Ex Ceresa. (many 100s)
785 | £520
Russia: Azerbaijan: A group of covers, comprising 1923 (Apr. 30) registered envelope from Baku to the U.S.A. with arrival marks tying the franking of 1923 Star overprint imperf. 1r. (2) and pair of 25k., 1923 (June 12) registered cover from Baku to Harbin with franking and receiver marks on reverse, mixed issue franking with ten adhesives comprising 1921-22 5000r. block of four, 1923 Star overprint 10k. (2) and imperf. 1r. block of four, 1923 (July 16) parcel card used from Agdash to Baku with receiver mark on reverse franked on front with three pairs of 1923 Star overprint 50k., and 1923 (May 12) Imperial money transfer card used from Prishib to Lenkoran with arrival c.d.s. on reverse, franked with 1923 Star overprint imperf. 1r. and scarce 50k. with Armenian small unframed ''Z'' under the start, plus a similar card bearing 1923 Star overprint imperf. 1r. vertical pair, also Armenia 1925 revenue document from a publishing house to the Communist Party, relating to the printing of the works of Lenin, bearing a Soviet general fiscal for 50k., more notable for a spectacular heading showing the Arms of Soviet Armenia in full colour, some with minor faults. Ex Ceresa.
786 £80
Saint Helena: 1888 (July 30) cover to England carried in diplomatic bag to London, franked by 1881 1d. lilac tied by London ''89'' duplex, with original letter to his mother from Governor William Grey-Wilson showing crest and ''THE CASTLE/SAINT HELENA'' cachet. Photo.
787 £120
Saint Helena: 1895 (May 21) cover to Birmingham, franked by 1884-94 1/2d. (2) tied by cork cancellations with Plymouth Ship Letter transit on reverse; 1901 (Mar. 26) censored cover (minor staining) to Nelspoort, Cape Colony franked 1884-94 1/2d. pair with cork cancellations and circular cachet in violet with rare ''CDNS'' (unidentified) initials. (2 covers) Photo.
788 £350
Saint Helena: 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA 11/2d. deep carmine red variety 'broken mainmast', mint with slight perf. imperfections at foot. S.G. 99fa, cat. 1,600. Photo.
790 £1200
Saint Helena: 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA 7s.6d. brownish grey and orange, fine mint, scarce. R.P.S. certificate (2009). S.G. 111d, cat. 1,300. Photo.
791 £280
Saint Helena: 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Script CA 15s. grey and purple on blue mint, slightly heavy hinge remainder otherwise fine and fresh. S.G. 113, cat. 1,100. Photo.
792 £600
Saint Helena: 1934 Centenary 1/2d. to 10s. set in mint imprint pairs, mainly fine. S.G. 114-123, cat. 850+. Photo.
793 £1000
Saint Helena: 1961 Tristan Relief set, fine used on special charity postcard to London and cancelled ''OC 12/61'' first day datestamps. S.G. 172, 173, cat. 3,500+. Photo.
794 | £650
Saint Helena: A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1856 6d. blue used, 1903 set, 1908 10s., 1012-16 set, 1922-37 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 4d. to 1 set, Watermark Mult. Script CA to 10s., 1934 Centenary set, etc., varied condition. (118)
795 | £450
Saint Helena: A Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in a stockbook, incl. 1863 1d. type B unused, 4d. used, 1864-80 1d. type B used, perf. 14 x 121/2 4d. watermark inverted and reversed used, perf. 14 2d. mint, 1912-16 set mint, 1922-37 1/2d. with 'broken mainmast' used, 1d. used pair, one with 'broken mainmast', 3d. 'broken mainmast' mint, 3d. 'torn flag' used, 8d. 'cleft rock' mint, etc., varied condition. (100s)
796 £80
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1920-22 2s.6d. grey and red on blue showing variety watermark sideways reversed, fine mint. S.G. 33x, cat. 325. Photo.
797 £120
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1920-22 5s. green and red on pale yellow showing variety watermark sideways reversed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 34x, cat. 250+. Photo.
798 £260
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1923 Tercentenary 1d. to 1 set (no 1/2d.), mint, mainly fine. S.G. 48-60, cat. 1,200. Photo.
800 £50
Saint Kitts-Nevis: 1938-50 perf. 14 1s. black and green with break in value tablet frame [3/2], also same variety on 1950 Tercentenary 1s, fine mint. S.G. 75ba, 91a.
803 | £320
Saint Kitts-Nevis: A mainly mint collection in an album, incl. 1903 to 5s. (2), 1920-22 set with extra shades, 1921-29 set with extra shades, etc., varied condition. (134)
804 | £220
Saint Kitts-Nevis: A mint collection on leaves, Q.V. to K.G.VI, incl. 1903 to 5s., 1905-18 to 5s., 1921-29 to 5s., 1923 Tercentenary to 10s. (less 5s.), etc., slightly mixed condition. (111)
807 £140
Saint Lucia: 1891-92 1/2d. on half 6d., a mint vertical pair with the lower stamp showing variety 'no fraction bar', lightly toned gum, otherwise fine with the variety unmounted. Ex 'Trevol' collection. S.G. 54, a, cat. 335. Photo.
810 £120
Saint Lucia: 1949-50 12c. claret, the scarce perforation 141/2 x 14, fine used. S.G. 153a, cat. 550. Photo.
811 | £80
Saint Vincent: A mint selection on leaves, incl. 1899 to 5s., 1902 to 5s., 1913-17 1, etc., poor to fine. (73)
812 £400
San Marino: Charges for Financial Services: 1924 Per Vaglia set of six, fine unmounted mint. Sassone 1-6, cat. 7,875. Sorani certificate (1991) for the 3l. value. Photo.
813 £260
San Marino: Charges for Financial Services: 1924 Per Vaglia set of six, fine used. Sassone 1-6, cat. 6,650. Sorani certificate (1991) for the 3l. value. Photo.
814 | £160
Sarawak: A selection from the 1880s to 1950s, incl. range of postal stationery with 1934 15c. registered envelope size K2 perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (H&G 6b), f.d.c's, etc., mixed condition. (10 covers and approx. 200 stamps)
815 | £240
Seychelles: A mint collection on leaves, Q.V. to K.G.VI, incl. 1890-92 die I to 96c., die II to 16c., 1893 surcharge set, 1897-1900 to 2r.25, 1903 to 2r.25, 1906 to 2r.25, 1921-32 to 5r., 1938-49 to 5r., etc., also 1954-61 set used, mixed condition. (173)
817 | £260
Sierra Leone: 1897 Stamp Duty Provisionals, a selection incl. 21/2d. on 3d. type 11 used, type 12 mint, 21/2d. on 6d. type 11 used, type 12 mint, 21/2d. on 1s. type 8 mint, type 10 used (with Brandon certificate, 1994), type 11 used, etc., not all guaranteed, mixed condition. (12)
818 £70
Sierra Leone: 1903 Watermark Crown CA 1/2d. to 1 set mint, the 1 heavily mounted and with corner crease, lower values mixed condition. S.G. 73-85, cat. 450. Photo.
819 £230
Sierra Leone: 1933 Wilberforce 1/2d. to 1 set, fine mint. S.G. 168-180, cat. 1,100. Photo.
821 | £90
Sierra Leone: A Q.V. to early Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1872-73 both watermarks, 1876, 1883 and 1884-91 to 1s. used, 1897 type 11 21/2d. on 3d. used, 1938-44 to 1 mint, etc., slightly mixed condition. (160)
822 | £55
South Africa: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. Orange River Colony 1903-04 to 5s. mint, Transvaal, Natal, South West Africa, etc., mixed condition. (161)
824 £140
South Africa: Natal: 1902 Watermark Crown CC 20 red and green overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with slightly toned gum. S.G. 145bs, cat. 650. Photo.
825 £160
South Africa: Natal: 1902 Watermark Crown CC 10 green and orange overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', fine with gum. S.G. 145as, cat. 450. Photo.
826 £550
South Africa: Natal: 1904-08 Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1 10s. fine mint. S.G. 162, cat. 1,800. Photo.
827 | £200
South Africa: Natal: A collection on leaves, incl. 1874-99 6d. and 5s. mint, 1902-03 set mint, 1902 5s. and 10s. mint, 1.10s. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', etc., varied condition. (44)
828 £190
South Africa: Orange Free State: 1900 ''V.R.I.'' Overprints, Third Setting 1s. on 1s. error of colour orange-yellow, unused with part original gum, crease, otherwise fine and scarce. B.P.A. certificate (1996). S.G. 121a, cat. 1,300. Photo.
830 £850
South Africa: Transvaal: 1903 Watermark Crown CA 5 orange-brown and violet, fine and fresh mint. S.G. 259, cat. 2,250. Photo.
832 | £55
South Africa: Zululand: Postal Stationery: Postcards: A Q.V. selection, comprising 1/2d. (CP 21) overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused and used, CP 23 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused, CP 27 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused, CP 28 overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', unused and used, fine.
833 £95
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: 1900 (Jan. 22) cover to London, franked by 1881 1d. lilac overprinted ''ARMY OFFICIAL'', sent in military mail bag and cancelled upon receipt in London. Photo.
834 £380
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: 1900 (Feb. 23) cover locally addressed, bearing 1881 Army Official 1d. lilac overstruck by tied by two line ''LADYSMITH SIEGE POST OFFICE/Feb. 23rd. 1900'' in blue with Ladysmith c.d.s. alongside. Photo.
836 | £150
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: A collection of covers incl. postal stationery, postcards, sea post, censored, prisoner of war, etc., all bearing 1d. lilacs, with a range of postmarks, cachets, etc., mixed condition. (30)
838 | £140
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: Postal Stationery: Great Britain Q.V. 2d. registered envelopes (RP 22F) used 1901 (Dec. 5) from Kronstad to Cape Colony with additional G.B. 1d. lilac tied by hooded circular Registered Army Post Office datestamps, 2d. size F to Durban with Natal 1d. (3) and 4d., tied by ''P.O.A. 9''.
839 £140
South Africa: South African War 1899-1902: Postal Stationery: Selection with Q.V. 1d. pink envelope (EP 30) showing British Army P.O. c.d.s., 2d. Q.V. registered envelope (RG 22G) used 1900 (Oct. 30) from Volksrust to Maritzburg with additional Transvaal 1d. (3), tied by ''ARMY POST OFFICE/VOLKSRUST'' violet c.d.s's, Q.V. 2d. registered envelope (RP 22G), double rate to Wales 1900 (Jan. 9), addressed to Col. C. Bromhead C.B. (elder brother of hero of Rorke's Drift, Gonville Bromhead), 2d. Q.V. registered envelope (RP 23G) used 1902 (Jan. 9) to Dublin, with additional Transvaal 1/2d. on 2d. (2) and G.B. 1881 1d. lilac, also K.E.VII 1/2d. postcard (CP 43) sent to Col. C. Bromhead by his son, cancelled by ''FIELD POST OFFICE/BRITISH ARMY S. AFRICA'' c.d.s.(5 items)
840 | £450
South Africa: A selection on leaves, incl. 1913-34 to 1 (both) mint, shades, etc., varied condition. (86)
841 | £230
South Africa: An accumulation of covers and cards from 1914 to 1981 in a folder and on leaves, incl. postal stationery, cancellations, overseas rates with 1913-24 issue, etc. (178 items)
842 | £80
South Africa: Revenues: A selection of K.G.V to K.G.VI revenue documents incl. 1959 Deed Of Transfer bearing 1946-52 10 (6), 25 (4) and 1954-60 2s. and 1. (12)
843 | £400
South West Africa: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. 1923 setting VI set extra 1 pair mint, 1927 April sets mint and used, etc., varied condition. (147)
844 | £130
Spanish Colonies: Spanish Guinea: 1903 Fiscal stamps 10c. on 50c. mint and used, 1908-09 05c. on 1c. to 05c. on 10c. with additional 05c. on 10c. double overprint one in red in mint blocks of four, 1909 Fiscal stamps 10c. on 50c. in black (inverted), also in red, 10c. on 1p.25 inverted mint, mainly fine. S.G. cat. 890+.
846 £90
Sudan: 1884 Soldier's cover to London, endorsed ''From Pt F. Ryder, 4 Dgr Camel Corps, Egypt'', countersigned, franked by 1881 1d. tied by London ''F'' duplex, also another strike below cancelling ''T'' mark. Photo.
848 | £300
Sudan: A mint and used accumulation in a stockbook, incl. 1902-21 5p. (2), 10p. (3) mint, 1935 Gordon set mint, 1941 set mint, 1948 set mint, 1951-61 set mint, Postage dues, Officials 1948 set mint, etc., varied condition. (100s)
849 £300
Sudan: Telegraphs: 1898 (June) Watermark type 8a of Egypt, 10p. bright rose and bluish green in an extremely rare complete unmounted mint sheet (6 x 10), some perf. separation, faintly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. T10, cat. 4,200 as singles. Photo.
850 | £40
Sweden: An accumulation of covers and cards, incl. much unused and used postal stationery, incoming mail, etc. (100s)
852 £65
Switzerland: 1908 3f. pale yellow and yellow-bistre, unmounted mint. Zumstein cat. 1,100 fr. Photo.
853 | £90
Switzerland: 1914-18 3f. rose-carmine, unmounted mint single and upper right corner block of four, fine. S.G. 295, cat. 600+.
855 | £120
Switzerland: A small selection incl. 1854-62 10r. milky blue on cover, 15r. and 40r. used on 1858 entire, 20r. orange on 1860 cover, also a few other items, etc., varied condition. (84 items)
856 £230
Tanganyika: Mafia Island: 1915 (Jan.) 21/2h. brown, overprinted in blackish lilac, mint, a few minor gum tone spots, otherwise fine. B.P.A. certificate (2014). S.G. M1A, cat. 1,100. Photo.
857 £190
Tanganyika: Mafia Island: 1915 (Sept.) Type 3 ''O.H.B.M.S./MAFIA'' in circle handstamp in bluish green on 121/2h. drab, mint, thin perf. at top, otherwise fine. B.P.A. certificate (2008). S.G. M22, cat. 1,100. Photo.
859 £650
Thailand: 1899 (Oct.) 1a., 3a., 4a. and 10a. used, also 1a. unused, fine. S.G. 82-86, cat. 2,535. Photo.
860 | £1300
Thailand: A mint and used duplicated accumulation in two albums, seven stockbooks, packets and loose, incl. 1883 sets unused or mint (4), used (4), 1887-91 to 64a. mint (4), 1889-91 surcharges mint and used, 1899-1904 to 64a. mint, used (20), 1908 Jubilee sets mint (3), 1908 to 20t. used (6), 1917 to 20b. used (5), range of later issues with miniature sheets, etc. (many 1,000s)
861 £250
Togo: British Administration: 1915 (May) 20s. with thin ''G'' in ''TOGO'', fine mint from the right of the sheet, with expert handstamp on gum. Robert Gibbs certificate (2003). S.G. H46b, cat. 650. Photo.
862 | £230
Tonga: Niuafo'ou: A selection in a folder, leaves and loose, incl. 1983 2p. two singles and block of four with surcharge double, other with inverted surcharge mint, 1987 Red Cross range of pencil sketches for a proposed Red Cross/ Preventative Medicine, 1998 endangered species set in blocks of four and miniature sheet, range of proofs and progressive proofs, gold Specimen overprints, also some specialised literature and auction catalogues on Tongan and Tin Can mail philately, etc. (100s)
863 £90
Trieste: Zone B Yugoslav Military Government: 1950 Railway imperforate and perforated miniature sheets, used on plain f.d.c. (21.1.50) with 3d. and 5d., fine. Sassone cat. 1,100. Photo.
866 £600
Trinidad: 1862 thick paper perf. 111/2 x 12 (1d.) crimson-lake, a very fine and fresh mint block of four with beautiful deep colour. S.G. 60. Photo.
867 | £380
Trinidad: A collection on leaves, incl. a range of Britannia issues with 1859 1s. indigo mint, used (2), 1862-63 perf. 111/2, 12 1s. bluish slate used, 1883-94 set mint, 1896-1906 to 5s. mint (2), 1901-06 set mint with extra 5s. on chalk surfaced paper, 1904-09 to 1 mint, etc., varied condition. (221)
868 £110
Tristan da Cunha: A small group of cachets, comprising Great Britain 1997-92 Jubilee d. used on piece with type I cachet, type V cachet tying G.B. 11/2d. to 1933 cover to England with South Africa 2d. added at Cape Town, and type VII on stampless cover to Wales endorsed ''Per ''Viceroy of India''/March 1939'' with G.B. 1/2d. (fault) and 1d. postage dues. Photo.
870 £90
United States of America: 1861-62 1c. blue vertical strip of three cancelled by black grid obliterators and tied by Milwaukee c.d.s., to neat envelope with reverse showing printed picture of Walker House, Milwaukee, signed Diena, slightly reduced at left. Scott 63. Photo.
871 | £1300
United States of America: A mainly unmounted mint selection comprising a range of 1875 imperforate plate proofs (42), 1922-32 $1, $2 and $5 in blocks of four, 1930 Zeppelin $1.30 used on flown cover, 1933 Zeppelin 50c. in two plate blocks of four, 1938-54 Presidents 1/2c. to $5 in plate blocks of four, also Guam 1899 1c. to $1 (11) and Special Delivery 10c. (these are mounted), mainly fine. (207)
872 | £320
United States of America: A selection, comprising Postmasters' Provisionals Providence, Rhode Island, 5c. (2) and 10c. unused, New York 1845 5c. black on bluish with magenta ''ACM'' initials unused, and a collection of Christmas seals in two boxed albums, from 1907 to 1999. (100s)
873 | £40
United States of America: An unmounted mint collection in an album, largely complete from 1945 Coastguard to 1979 Christmas, mainly fine. (100s)
874 £380
Zanzibar: 1883 cover to England bearing G.B. 5d indigo tied by ''FB'' barred oval with Torquay Oct. 8 arrival backstamp, with fascinating fourteen page enclosed letter (with transcription) headed ""HMS Tourmaline at Sea/Septr 5th 1883"" and ""Zanzibar Septr 14th"" written to his sister Ellen between Sept. 5 and 16 by Lt. (later Admiral) Gerald W. Russell (as an officer not entitled to the concessionary 1d. rate). Ex Walkley. Also a range of background information, prints and seven postcards sent from Zanzibar between 1903 and 1915 illustrative of items mentioned in the letter, attractively presented on leaves. Photo.
875 £260
Zanzibar: India used in Zanzibar, selection comprising 2a. orange cancelled rare ''BRITISH/PO/ZANZIBAR - B'' duplex on 1881 (ca.) envelope (faults, further adhesive removed) to Mundra, 12a. and Official 1a. similarly cancelled, 1a. (2) on piece and 3a. with Zanzibar Reg. c.d.s., 1/2a. (2) part cover with boxed ''BOMBAY/SHIP LETTER/POSTAGE DUE 1A.'' alongside, 1a. and 4a. on 1895 cover to Bombay, 4a.6p., 6a. and 1r. singles, all cancelled by Zanzibar squared circle, 1a. on 1a.6p. stationery card with 'bridge' c.d.s. used 1895 to Philadelphia, also German Reichpost forgeries, values to 50pf. in pairs 'used' with fake Zanzibar c.d.s's, poor to fine. (17 items) Photo.
876 £270
Zanzibar: 1895-96 ''Zanzibar'' Overprints, A study with minor varieties, mainly mint with some used, comprising 1/2a. block of six, 1a. to 8a. in blocks of four and singles comprising 1a. (7, incl. two used), 1a.6p. (7), 2a. (6), 2a.6p. (6), 3a. (7, two used), 4a. (8, two used), 6a. (6), 8a. (8), 12a. (6, incl. a pair and two used), 1r. green and carmine (2), 2r. (2, one used), 3r. and 5r., good to fine. (72)
877 £140
Zanzibar: 1895-96 ''Zanzibar'' Overprints, Mainly used selection incl. 1895-96 1/2a. to 1r. (both), some with small ''z'', 2a.6p. franking 1896 cover to London, also postal stationery with 1a. on 11/2a. card to Germany, 1a. newspaper wrappers to Berlin and London, fake overprints, and 1896 B.E.A. overprints to 71/2a., mainly good to fine. (22 + 5 covers) Photo.
878 £200
Zanzibar: 1895-96 Overprinted ''Zanzibar'' in black, 1/2a. to 5r. less 3a. brown-orange and 1r. slate, cancelled ''ZANZIBAR/11 SE.96'' c.d.s's on locally addressed Smith Mackenzie & Co. envelope with receiving c.d.s. on reverse, minor overprint varieties incl. 21/2a. and 12a. small ''z'', 11/2a. and 4a. raised ''z'', 1/2a. sloping ''z'', 5r. antique ''Z'', the 1a.6p. with corner fault, otherwise chiefly fine. Photo.
879 £200
Zanzibar: 1895-96 Provisional ''21/2'' Surcharges, ''21/2'' in red type 2 on 1a.6p. mint, ''21/2'' in black type 3 on 1a. part original gum (R.P.S. certificate, 1973), ''21/2'' type 4 on 1a. mint (Phil. Foundation certificate, 1980), ''21/2'' type 5 on 1a. mint, good to fine. S.G. 22-25, cat. 930. Photo.
880 £80
Zanzibar: 1895-96 Provisional ''21/2'' Surcharges, ''21/2'' in red on 2a. dropped ''z'' types 6 and 7 mint, ''21/2'' type 6 on 1a.6p. part original gum, also fake ''21/2'' type 8 on 2a. and 1a.6p., minor imperfections. S.G. 26, 27, 29, cat. 440. Photo.
881 £620
Zanzibar: 1898 Provisional ''21/2'' Surcharges in Red for Official Purposes, ''21/2'' types 3, 4 and 5 on 1a., 1a.6p. and 2a. respectively, mint or large part original gum, mainly good to fine (9) Btwn. S.G. 32 and 40. Photo.
882 £190
Zanzibar: 1896 Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain, selection incl. 1/2a. to 5r. set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D12/x) with or without gum, some faults, set mint with 1/2a. in left marginal block of four, the pair at left without wmk., and 1a. complete sheet of sixty, set used with 5a. left half vertical bisect on piece, cancellations not guaranteed, 1r. on 1897 (Nov. 18) 'Bickel' cover registered to Germany (late use of single ring registered c.d.s.), poor to fine. (107 + 1 cover) Photo.
883 £80
Zanzibar: 1896 Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain, 1/2a. strip of three, pair and single, 1a. (2) paying 4a. rate on 1897 (Sept. 4) English Club envelope to U.S.A. with London transit and Philadelphia Oct. 2 arrival backstamps. Photo.
885 £140
Zanzibar: 1896 Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain, 5a. on 1897 (Oct. 20) 2a. long registered envelope to U.S.A., tied by Zanzibar Reg. c.d.s. with ''R'' in circle and red London transit alongside, backstamped New York and Minneapolis Nov. 29 arrival, vertical fold. Photo.
886 £90
Zanzibar: 1896 Sutan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain, Postal stationery used selection comprising 1/2a. postcard sent 1897 to Durban with uprating adhesive removed and 1898 to Germany (2, one with 1/2a., the other removed), 1a. postcard 1897 to Berlin and India, 1898 to Hamburg and locally addressed, 21/2a. envelope 1897 to Mombasa, 1a. newspaper wrapper 1897 to Mozambique and England, 1898 very scarce usage to the L.M.S. Mission at Urambo, German East Africa, fair to fine. (11 items) Photo.
887 £85
Zanzibar: 1897 (Jan.) Provisional Surcharges, ''21/2'' in red types 3, 4 and 5 respectively on 4a. myrtle-green, each with small part original gum, chiefly fine. S.G. 175-77, cat. 475. Photo.
888 £250
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, 1/2a. to 5r. set, less 71/2a. and 8a., of imperf. plate proofs in issued colours on watermarked paper, without gum, some creases. (15) From the registration sheets preserved in the De La Rue archives. Only one sheet of 60 of each value existed. Photo.
889 £95
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, 1/2a. to 5r. set overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D12/a) with gum except 41/2a., mainly fine. (17) S.G. 188s-204s, cat. 325. Photo.
890 £80
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, 1/2a. to 5r. set used, 1r. and 3r. minor faults, also 1/2a. to 8a. (less 41/2a.) tied by squared circles to 1900 (Sept. 7) ''German Mail'' cover to Bordeaux and Ottmar Zieher postcard used. (19 items)
891 £110
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, Used on cover selection comprising 1/2a. on 1900 picture postcard to Pretoria, redirected to Bombay, 1/2a. on 1903 ''Gruss aus Sansibar'' printed matter card to Germany, 1a. indigo and 2a. on 1903 cover to Scotland, 1a. carmine on 1902 cards to Galicia, Hamburg and Antwerp, 1903 cards to New Zealand (2) and Glasgow. (9 items)
892 £80
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, 5a. on 1903 (Feb. 10) 2a. long registered envelope to Germany, tied by squared circle with Hamburg Mar. 6 arrival on reverse, unfolded. Photo.
893 £60
Zanzibar: 1899 Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, Postal stationery used selection comprising 1/2a. postcard with added 1/2a. sent 1900 to Cape Town, 1a. postcard 1902 to Germany and 1903 to Austria, 2a. registered envelope 1903 to Germany (adhesives removed) also 1a. and 21/2a. envelopes 1a. newspaper wrappers addressed but likely c.t.o. (7 items)
894 £160
Zanzibar: 1904 (June) Surcharges, selection comprising set used, ''One'' on 41/2a. (both) in c.t.o. upper marginal blocks of nine, and ''Two/&/Half'' on 71/2a. varieties thin open ''w'' in mint pair, serif on ''f'' mint and broken ''o'' used, good to fine. (27) S.G. 205-209, 208a, b.
895 £420
Zanzibar: 1904 Sultan Seyyid Ali bin Hamoud bin Naherud Monogram, Master die proof for small format issues with value tablets uncleared, in black on white glazed card (92 x 60mm). Photo.
896 £270
Zanzibar: 1904 Sultan Seyyid Ali bin Hamoud bin Naherud Monogram, Master die proof for large format issue second colour (border and flags) in black on white glazed card (92 x 60mm), dated (inverted) ''26.FEB.04''. Ex Gartner and Walkley. Photo.
898 £110
Zanzibar: 1904 Sultan Seyyid Ali bin Hamoud bin Naherud Monogram, Used selection with a few scarcer cancellations, 1/2a. to 5r. set with 1r. watermark sideways, ''Revenue'' overprint 3r. and 5r., chiefly fine. (25)
900 £580
Zanzibar: 1908-09 Sultan Ali bin Hamoud, Master die proof in black and violet with value tablets blank, stamp-sized, affixed to card (54 x 39mm) ex De La Rue archives, endorsed ''3 Rupees'' alongside but this colour chosen for 2r. value, some surface glue but attractive and unique. Photo.
901 £190
Zanzibar: 1908-09 Sultan Ali bin Hamoud/View of Port, 1c. to 200r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D12/a) with gum, most high values with flattened gum, some minor toning and 50r. with one pulled perf., otherwise mainly fine. (21) S.G. 225s-245s, 1,115. Photo.
902 £160
Zanzibar: 1908-09 Sultan Ali bin Hamoud/View of Port, Selection incl. set to 5r. mint, used values to 1r. wmk. sideways with some multiples and paquebot c.d.s's, 1c. strip of three with 3c. on 1913 picture postcard to France, 1c. pair with 50c. and 1r. on 1914 registered 'Kiderlen' cover to Germany, 1c. with 3c. on 1915 card to Italy, 1c. strip of three on 1912 card to Germany, postal stationery 3c. reply card outward half with added 3c. and 6c. card, both used 1909, 6c. newspaper wrapper used 1913, each to Germany. (53 + 7 covers etc.)
903 £80
Zanzibar: 1913 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub, Watermark Multiple Rosettes, 1c. to 10r. overprinted ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D12/a) mainly fine with gum. (15) S.G. 246s-260as, cat. 375. Photo.
904 £680
Zanzibar: 1913 Sultan Khalifa bin Haroub, Watermark Multiple Rosettes, Selection with 1c. to 40r. mint, 50r., 100r. and 200r cleaned and regummed, 1c. to 15c. in used blocks of four, 6c. on 1913 picture postcard to Cornwall. (45 + 1card) Photo.
905 £130
Zanzibar: 1914-22 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub, Watermark Mult. Crown CA 1c. to 10r. set mint, mainly fine. (14) S.G. 261-75, cat. 300. Photo.
906 £320
Zanzibar: 1921-29 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub, Watermark Mult. Script CA Selection with 1c. to 20r. mint, 30r. cleaned and regummed, values to 15c. in used blocks of four, 1c., 3c. orange-yellow and 6c. purple on blue (2) on 20c. on 12c. registered envelope (foreshortened at left), 6c. (2), 12c. and 15c. on 1922 registered cover to Texas, 6c. carmine-red on 1921 picture postcard to Nimes, mainly fine. (46 + 3 covers etc.) S.G. 276-97. Photo.
909 £140
Zanzibar: 1936 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub, ''CENTS'' without serifs, Selection comprising 5c. to 75c. set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D20) with gum, set mint, the 10r. being in an unmounted marginal block of four, also 1c. in complete unmounted mint sheet of 100 (with sheet no. ''005'') and set affixed, together with 1946 Victory 10c. and 30c., in official 1947 Paris Postal Union Congress presentation folder, mainly fine.
910 | £100
Zanzibar: 1936 to 1967, collection on leaves with commemoratives from 1936 Silver Jubilee mint (9, gum toning), definitive issues incl. 1952 set mint, 1957 set mint (2, one in official presentation folder) with 5c. complete sheet of 100, 1961, 1964 and 1966 sets unmounted mint with 1961 5c. complete sheet of 100, covers and cards incl. 1952 20c. on 1954 30c. stationery registered envelope to Nairobi, mostly fine.
911 £240
Zanzibar: 1964 ''JAMHURI 1964'', a mint, mainly unmounted, selection of authorised or unauthorised handstamps and official overprints incl. (Jan.) set to 2s.50 with 5c. complete sheet of 100, varieties incl. inverted handstamps, 15c. pair, one without handstamp, (Feb.) Bradbury overprints with 5c. complete sheet of 100, 15c. corner block of 25 with overprint misplaced, 2r.50 green omitted unmounted mint, mainly fine. (324) Photo.
912 £380
Zanzibar: 1926-30 rouletted 10, mainly unused selection incl. values to 75c., also 3c., 9c., 15c., 18c. (in corner pair on orange and single on salmon), 20c., 21c., 31c., 50c. and 75c. (in corner pair) showing ''cent.s'' error [R. 4/1] and 2c. complete sheet of ten (2 x 5), 18c. on salmon used on fragment, mostly fine. (35) Photo.
913 £110
Zanzibar: 1930-33 rouletted 5, selection comprising 2c. to 25c. set unused with additional 6c. single and full sheet of ten, 3c. vertical strip of three, 6c. and 12c. used, chiefly good to fine. (22)
914 £160
Zanzibar: Selection on leaves incl. 1936 ordinary paper set perforated ''SPECIMEN'' (Samuel type D20) and mint, 1956-62 chalk-surfaced paper set mint and used (cancellations not guaranteed), ''JAMHURI 1964'' handstamps, also underpaid covers 1937 to Bombay and 1947 to Cornwall with due marks incl. ''T'' in circle and 1954 20c. airletter to Macao with postage due and customs duty adhesives. (78 + 3 covers)
915 | £190
Zanzibar: Postal Stationery: A mainly unused collection from 1895 to 1926, most overprinted ''SPECIMEN'', incl. cards, wrappers, reply cards, envelopes, registered envelope, etc., also a few used. (56) The property of another vendor.
916 £420
Zanzibar: Airmails: 1931 to 1964, a collection of 57 mainly flown covers with a range of first flights incl. 1931 (June) and (Dec.) Imperial Airways to England, Wilson Airways/Tanganyika Government (Oct.) Feeder service to Nairobi, first and second flights, 1932 (Aug.) Coastal Route, 1934 (Dec.) to Otago via Cairo and Sydney, some scarcer destinations incl. 1941 surface mail to Sir Harry Luke in Fiji etc., good to fine.
917 £90
Zanzibar: Official Mail: 1909 to 1959, selection of ten O.H.M.S. envelopes, incl. 1909 to Nairobi franked 6c. strip of three and 1936 window envelope bearing 50c., the others stampless incl. 1934 two large (380 x 253mm, both with vertical folds/tears) registered from Chake Chake and Wete respectively addressed to the Hon. Treasurer, three covers with ''OFFICIAL PAID/ZANZIBAR'' c.d.s., etc.