The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

Location
Spink UK

Date & Time
Tuesday 22nd January 2019 - 10:00am  
Wednesday 23rd January 2019 - 10:00am  

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Friday 18 January 2019 at 10.00am - 5.00pm
Monday 21 January 2019 at 10.00am - 5.00pm
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This sale, of over 1800 lots, features many outstanding sections including Airmails with wreck and crash covers, Antigua pre-adhesives, Barbados Britannia issues, Bechuanaland, Cayman Islands with proofs and Rural Posts, over 80 lots of Ceylon pre-adhesive covers, Egypt, Holyland, Iraq with superb issues for Baghdad, K.U.T. with rare Specimen handstamps, Kuwait, Malaya, New Zealand postal history, Rhodesia with Double Heads and Admirals, and Great Britain with fine Line-Engraved

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Abu DhabiAir Letters: 1965 30np. examples with and without additional white dot, 1966 30f. on 30np., unused; fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1937 Dhow ½a. to 10r. and 1939-48 ½a. to 10r. set less the 8a., fine mint, 1951 New Currency 5c. on 1a. to 10s. on 10r. in marginal blocks of four with part or complete imprint, unmounted mint. S.G. 1-12, 16-27 less 233 and 36-46, £1,660+. Photoprovenance:Lord Steinberg, September 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1937 Dhow ½a. to 10r. set of twelve, fine mint. S.G. 1-12, £1,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1937 Dhow ½a. to 10r. fresh mint; 5r. with hinge remainder. S.G. 1-12, £1,200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AdenIncoming Mail1856 (19 Feb.) stampless envelope with enclosure to Capt. Horace B. Putnam/Aden/Arabia/Asia/(On board the Bark Argentine, from his wife in Rachel in Manchester, New Hampshire, with large despatch c.d.s., straight line "paid", red "24", red Paid London transit datestamp (11.3) and, on reverse, Boston (22.2), New York (23.2) transits and Aden arrival of 10 Sept.; fine. The earliest known letter from the United States to Aden. A showpiece for the advanced Arabia Collector. PhotoNote: The diary of Rachel Hurd Putnam, 1855-56, in which she writes affectingly of her daily life whil...

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1931-c.42 envelopes including 1931 (Apr.) "City of Cairo" (3) from UK to Australia; 1932 (Jan./Feb.) "City of Basra" and "City of Delhi" (5) from South Africa (4) and Southern Rhodesia; 1935 (Dec.) "City of Khartoum" from London to India with manuscript "Salvaged Mail"; 1937 (1 Oct.) "Courtier" from Egypt to UK with framed "damaged by/sea water/in airplane/accident" in violet and five wartime with four different handstampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1936 (22 Aug.) "Scipio" envelopes (6) with mail from Australia, India (3) and Iraq, three showing unframed "damaged by/sea water" h.s. (Nierinck Types f and g), two showing unframed "damaged/by/sea water" (Type h) and one from Australia with "Lettre endommagée de l'eau de la/mer à la suit du désastre aérien" label affixed on reverse. Also a photograph of the planeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1936 (29 Sept.) "Athena" envelopes (3) from UK to India, one badly burnt at edges and the others a little charred and stained with one marked "Received charred mail 30/9/36"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1937 (5 Dec.) "Cygnus" envelopes (13) and a postcard including mail from Hong Kong, India and Palestine, eight with framed "damaged by/sea water" in black (7) and violet, four with framed "damaged by/sea water/in airplane/accident" in violet and one with framed "damaged by sea-water" in violetSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1937 (5 Dec.) "Cygnus" envelopes (9) including from India (4), Egypt, Malaya (2) and New Zealand, four with framed "damaged by sea/water" in black (Nierinck Type b), two with framed "damaged by/sea water/in airplane/accident" in violet (Type c), one with framed "damaged by water" in black and one with unframed "damaged by water" in violet (Type d)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1938 (27 Nov.) "Calpurnia" envelopes (9, one a window type) from Great Britain to Australia (2) and New Zealand (5), six with "received in damaged condition/ex flying boat calpurnia" h.s. in violet, one with framed "damaged by water/through accident/to flying boat" in red and one (with contents) "The accompanying postal article was salvaged from the Flying Boat "Calpurnia", which crashed in Lake Habbaniyah, Irak, on 27/11/38, when en route with mails to Australia, from England" typed label applied in Perth on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20%...

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1939 (1 May) "Challenger" envelopes (5) and a postcard from UK to South Africa, five with bi-lingual "flying boat correspondence damaged by seawater" in violet and one with manuscript "Per flying boat Challenger crashed 1.5.39 at Mozambique" in red inkSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1939 (12 June) "Centurion" envelopes (6) with four from Australia, three with "salvaged mail/ex centurion" in red (two with "e" under "s" and one with "e" under "a") and two with "salvaged mail/ex centuria" in redSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1953 (2 May) "Comet" envelopes (3) from Hong Kong to UK, Singapore (registered) to South Orkney, Falkland Islands Dependencies and one with GB 2½d. cancelled "r.m." in bars to UK, each showing "salvaged mail/"Comet" Crash, Near Calcutta/2nd may 1953" in violet with one showing "g" for "c" in "Calcutta"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1954 (13 Mar.) "Belfast" envelopes from New Zealand (3) and Australia to England, each showing framed "salvaged mail/aircraft crash/singapore 13.3.54" in red, one envelope badly burntSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Airmail Wreck Covers1954 (25 Dec.) B.O.A.C. "Cathay" Prestwick crash envelopes (5, three Official "ambulance" and two with burnt edges) and a front, each showing framed "salvaged mail/aircraft crash/prestwick 25-12-54" in violetSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionAir Orient/Air France1921-41 collection in four albums in a box including 1921 (May) from Allepo to Alexandretta franked at 17pi.; 1921 (Nov.) Beirut to Aleppo franked at 12pi.; 1929 (Feb.) "Dragon de L'Annom" crash cover; 1929 (Apr.) Cambodia to France franked at 86c.; 1929 (June) France to Beirut franked at 5f.70; 1929 (Nov.) Hanoi to France franked at 1f.26; 1930 (Nov.) - 1931 (July) France to Hanoi and Saigon (2) franked at 6f.50; 1931 (May) Laos to France franked at 91c. (registered); 1931 (June) Indo-China to France cover which crashed at Aky...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionK.L.M.1926-42 collection in three volumes housed in a box, including 1926 (May) Netherlands to DEI via France; 1927 (Oct.) NEI to Netherlands (2); 1928 (Sept.) first experimental flight Netherlands to NEI (3) and second experimental flight; 1928 (Sept.) third experimental flight Netherlands to NEI franked at 85c.; 1929 (Sept.) Netherlands to NEI franked at 1g.25; 1928 (Nov.) first experimental return flight DEI to Netherlands and Switzerland; 1930 (Sept.) UK to NEI (2) franked at 1/5½d.; 1930 (Oct.) Indo-china to France (2) franked at 66c.;1931 (Nov...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionImperial Airways1927-38 collection of Imperial Airways flights to, from or via India in four volumes housed in a box including 1927 (Jan.) - 1929 (Mar.) to UK (5) and Netherlands carried on flight from Basra to Cairo; 1929 (June - July) UK to India (3) franked at 7½d.; 1929 (Aug.) India to Leichtenstein franked at 1r.2a.; 1929 (Sept.) delayed flight from UK to India; 1929 (Nov.) UK to Belgrade franked at 6½d.; 1930 (Feb.) India to Tehran franked at 6½a.; 1930 (June) Afghanistan to Germany; 1931 (Feb. - Mar.) India to Liechtenstein franked at 1r.9a....

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionImperial Airways1931-41 collection in six volumes in a box of Imperial Airways Australia and New Zealand route with a number of delayed flights throughout and including 1935 (Jan.) UK to New Zealand, 1935 (Mar.) Germany to Australia via Malta and Benghazi due to Greek revolution, 1935 (Aug.) Australia to Tanganyika, 1935 (Sept.) Papua to UK, 1935 (Oct.) New Hebrides to France, 1936 (May) Finland to New Zealand and Western Samoa to UK, 1936 (Jun) New Guinea to Austria, 1936 (Aug.) Australia to UK (2) Scipio crash covers with different cachets, 1937 (...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionImperial Airways1931-45 collection of mail carried by Imperial Airways on their African services, housed in five albums in a box, including 1931 (July) Nairobi to France showing "air fee prepaid/to europe" h.s., 1931 (Nov.) France to Belgian Congo, 1931 (Dec.) Malta to Cape Town, 1932 (Jan.) UK to Broken Hill and to Mpika (registered), 1932 (June) Kenya to Denmark (2), 1932 (Oct.) Poland to Ethiopia, 1933 (May) Mauritius and Madagascar to France, 1933 (Aug.) Sudan to Burma, 1934 (Jan.) Belgian Congo to Luxembourg, 1934 (Feb.) Czechoslovakia to Ethio...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionImperial Airways/BOAC1940-44 envelopes/cards, in three albums housed in a box, carried on the wartime horseshoe route covering a wide range of countries and different rates including 1940 (July) USA to Cameroons and UK to Ruanda Urundi, 1940 (Oct.) Fiji to Burma, 1940 (Dec.) Aden to UK, 1941 (May) and (June) Afghanistan to USA (registered) , 1941 (May) Tobruk under siege (AFPO 20) to New Zealand, 1942 Southern Rhodesia to China (registered) and 1942 (Nov.) Iraq to Jamaica; 1942-45 envelopes (30) carried by Imperial Airways on UK - Sweden - UK servic...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionJapan Air Lines1935-42 envelopes /cards (51) carried by Japan Air Lines in an album, including 1935 (Oct.) Japan to Spain, 1939 (Dec.) and 1940 (June) Thailand to Germany via Tokyo and Manchuria, 1940 (July) Thailand to Sweden, 1940 (Aug.) Japan to Tehran (registered) and Japan to Australia (registered), 1940 (Nov.) China to Japan by China Military air service, 1941 (Jan.) French India to Indo-China and 1941 (July) Thailand to New York and Indo-China to Tahiti. An interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vi...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionLufthansa - South America Service1930-35 collection in three albums in a box, all neatly mounted and written-up showing a large range of rates and with flights identified comprising mail from Germany (80), Argentina (35), Austria (5), Belgium (5), Bolivia, Brazil (71), Chile (10), Czechoslovakia, Danzig (2), Denmark, France (7), Gambia (3), Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands (13), Norway (4), Paraguay (2), Peru (14), Poland, Sierra Leone (2), Spain (3), South West Africa, Surinam, Switzerland (3), United Kingdom (51), USA, Uruguay (8) and Venezuela...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionZeppelin Mail1924-38 envelopes/cards (95) carried by Zeppelin housed in an album, including 1929 (Aug.) USA to Switzerland on 8th return flight, 1931 (Sept.) Brazil to Austria, France and Hungary on 2nd return flight, 1931 (Oct.) Germany to Brazil on 3rd flight, 1933 (12 Oct.) Norway to Brazil on 9th flight, 1936 (July) Venezuela to Belgium via New York and 1936 Hindenburg flights. All neatly mounted and written-up with details of flights. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMail via Russia1928-41 envelopes/cards (53) sent via Russia in an album, including 1928 (July) UK to Tehran,, 1931 (June) China to Switzerland, Germany to China and Lithuania to China, 1933 (July) UK to Japan, 1934 (May) Japan to Germany, 1936 (Dec.) Japan to UK, 1940 (Aug.) Sweden to Shanghai and Germany to Argentina, 1940 (Sept.) Sweden to Belgian Congo and Italy to Netherlands East Indies, 1940 (Oct.) Germany to USA to avoid British censorship and 1941 (Apr.) Sweden to UK. All neatly mounted and written-up with details of flightSubject to 20% VA...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionAfghanistan1931 (10 Sept.) India 8a. stationery envelope registered from Kabul to Paris bearing Afghanistan 40p. pair (one with small defect at top) on reverse, taken overland to Landikhana Indian Exchange Office and Karachi, then by Imperial Airways on "City of Basra" to Basra, "City of Baghdad" to Cairo, "Satyrus" from Alexandria to Genoa, overland to Basle, then by "City of Hercules" to Paris. A rare combination cover showing the 80p. UPU rate and 40p. registration fee. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionAfghanistan1932 (21 Apr.) - (5 Aug.) envelopes registered from Kabul to France and 1933 (3 Apr.) envelope registered from Kabul to Germany, all showing combination frankings of Afghanistan and Indian values and carried by Imperial Airways from Karachi, one to France with 30c. Postage Due affixed. A good quartet of coversSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionAfghanistan1934-39 envelopes (32, sixteen registered) to Austria (2), Czechoslovakia (2), France (15), Germany (9), Italy, Switzerland (2) and UK, a good range of frankings, nine being carried on delayed flights. All neatly mounted and written-up with flight detailsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionAustria1938 (4 Jan.) commercial envelope from Austria to Peru, carried by Air France from Paris to Santiago and then PAA to Lima, franked at 18s.45 (including 1936 Dolfuss 10s.) for a 25g. letter consisting of 5x air fees of 3s.50 per 5 grams (17s.50 plus 95gr for UPU rate. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionBahrain1934 (Oct.) to Malta via Cairo franked at 8½a.; 1936 (Feb.) to UK by Imperial Airways and franked at 7½a.; 1937 (Apr.) from USA to Bahrain via London and franked at 23c.; 1938 (June) to UK by Imperial Airways and franked at 2½a.; 1940 (Jan.) from India to Netherlands via Bahrain franked at 2r.7½a.; 1940 (July) to USA via Hong Kong and San Francisco, franked at 2r.11½a.; 1941 (May) from Jamaica to Bahrain via the Pacific, franked at 4/-; and 1941 (June) to USA via Auckland and San Francisco, franked at 3r.1a. A nice lotSubject to 20% VAT on...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionBasutoland1935 (18 Feb.) envelope from Quthing to Paris, carried by Imperial Airways from Johannesburg and franked at 2/-; the odd minor fault. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionChina1929-43 envelopes/cards (85) carried on various flight including 1929 (Dec.) UK to China (2), 1937 (Aug.) China to France showing framed "Flight delayed" in violet and from Salvador to Canton, 1938 (Feb.) Netherlands to China via Singapore, 1938 (Mar.) Netherlands to Amoy, 1939 (Apr.) French Equatorial Africa to Shanghai, 1939 (Aug.) France to China via Clipper services, 1940 (June) from a French soldier in Shanghai to France, 1940 (Sept.) China to Denmark via Sinkiang and Russia, 1940 (Oct.) Kunming to Moscow, 1940 (Oct.) and 1941 (Apr.) UK...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionCyprus1940 (7 Sept.) envelope from Nicosia to England, sent by sea to Egypt, then to Rangoon, CNAC to Hong Kong, China Clipper to San Francisco, Atlantic Clipper from New York to Lisbon and finally to London, franked at 56pi. (double rate) which was only available from 28 August to 18 October 1940. Also 1941 (12 Nov.) envelope from USA to Cyprus going in the opposite direction. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFranceA collection in nine volumes housed in two boxes of various French airlines comprising Air France African services 1923-45 in a volume including 1925 (July) Dakar to France, 1925 (Nov.) Belgian Congo to France, 1927 (Aug.) French Guinea to Switzerland, 1927 (Nov.) France to Ivory Coast, 1926 (July) Upper Volta to France, 1928 (Dec.) Senegal to France crash cover with cachet, 1931 (Dec.) Cameroons to Indo-China, 1934 (Dec.) Netherlands to Gabon and1935 (Mar.) Sierra Leone to UK via Dakar; Air Afrique 1929-40 in two volumes including 1929 (Nov....

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1927-40 collection of Aeropostale/Air France South Atlantic services in six volumes in two boxes, including 1927 (Sept.) France to Argentina via flight Toulouse to Dakar, 1928 (Mar.) Brazil to Switzerland via Cape Verde and Dakar, 1928 (Apr.) France to French Sudan via Dakar, 1929 (Mar.) Chile to Germany (registered) and Argentina to Switzerland, 1930 (May) Argentina to Germany and UK wreck covers, 1930 (Aug.) Argentina to UK salvaged cover, 1930 (Sept.) Brazil to UK via Condor Sydicate, 1930 (Nov.) Norway to Brazil, 1934 (July) UK to Brazil f...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1928 (25 May) envelope from France to Brazil, carried by Lufthansa, franked at 108f.75c. (including 1936 Banknote 50f.) comprising 10x air fee of 10f.50c. and 3f.75 for triple UPU rate. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1937 (23 Oct.) commercial envelope (268x186mm.; folded) from France to Mauritania, carried by Air France, franked at 88f.30c. (including 1936 50f. green) for a 43x air fee of 2f. per 5g. and 2f.20 colonial rate (10c. overpaid). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1937 (4 Dec.) commercial envelope (263x172mm.) to Dakar, Senegal, carried by Air France, franked 199f. (including 1936 50f. green vertical strip of three) for a 99x air fee of 2f. per 5g. and 1f. colonial rate; the envelope with part of the address excised. A rare franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1938 (25 July) commercial envelope (222x152mm.) registered to Australia, carried by Imperial Airways and franked at 154f.75c. (including 1936 Banknote 50f. pair) for a 32x air fee of 4f.50 per gramme, UPU rate 8f.75 and 1f.50 for registration, thus 50c. deficient; some peripheral faults. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1938 (11 Oct.) commercial envelope (230x150mm.) to Australia, carried by Imperial Airways and franked at 164f.75c. (including three 1936 Banknote 50f.) for a 40x air fee of 4f. per gramme and UPU rate of 4f.75. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1938 (25 Oct.) commercial envelope (238x161mm.) registered and insured from France to Madagascar, carried by Air France, franked at 365f.40c. (including three 1936 Banknote 50f.) comprising 355f. air fees for 595g., 4f.75c. Colonial rate and 5f.65 for registration and insurance; some faults. A very high franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1938 (26 Nov.) commercial envelope from France to Argentina, carried by Air France, franked at 92f.75c. (including 1936 Banknote 50f.) comprising 90f. air fee for 25g. and 2f.75 UPU rate. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionFrance1940-43 range of wartime special French African services to avoid British blockade including 1940 (Nov.) envelopes (3) from Madagascar to France via Djibouti, Lebanon and Tunisia, one returned as addressed to Occupied Zone, 1941 (Mar.) envelope from Madagascar to Switzerland via Dakar, 1941 (July) envelope France to Madagascar via Dakar, 1941 (July) envelope from Morocco to Djibouti, 1941 (Oct.) envelopes (2) from Djibouti to Algeria, and 941 (Dec.) envelope from Djibouti to Ivory Coast. A scarce group. (31)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Prem...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionGreat Britain1919 (1 July) envelope from Department of Civil Aviation (cachet at upper left) to USA, marked "By H.M. Airship R34" at lower left, bearing 1½d. and showing Hempstead N.Y. arrival d.s. (7.7) alongside; some peripheral faults. Very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionGreat Britain1936 (16 Oct.) commercial envelope registered from London to Brazil via Larache, Morocco, where it was picked up by the Graf Zeppelin, franked at £2/5/9 (including two UPU £1) for 13 times 3/6d. per ½oz. and 3d. registration; slight faults. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionGreat Britain1937 (9 Jan.) large commercial envelope from UK to Australia, carried by Imperial Airways and bearing Seahorse 2/6d. (2), 5/- vertical pair and PUC £1 (14oz. rate at 1/3d. per ½oz.). A rare destination. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionHong Kong1931-39 envelopes from (22) and to (8) Hong Kong, the former includes 1933 (Apr.) to Holland franked at $1.70, 1937 to Manila (stamps cancelled at Sheung Wan), 1938 (May) registered to UK and carried on "Dorado" which caught fire when starting its engines; the latter include 1931 (June) from Germany via Russia, 1936 (Sept.) from London via Penang, 1936 (Nov.) from New York via San Francisco and carried on the Philippine ClipperSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionHong Kong1940 (29 Jan.) to Portugal via Bangkok and France franked at $4.40; 1940 (14 Oct.) to UK via San Francisco and Lisbon franked at $5; 1940 (16 Oct.) to Victoria, Canada, via San Francisco franked at $3.50; 1941 (15 June) registered to Southern Rhodesia via Singapore and Beira on BOAC horseshoe route franked at $4.85; and 1941 (16 June) registered to Chengtu, carried by C.N.A.C. and franked at $19.85. An interesting and scarce groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1911 (Feb.) card from Allahabad with ½a. pair tied by poor strike of special h.s. in red; 1911 (9 Sept.) UK Aerial Post cards (2) to India franked at 1d.; 1920 (Jan-Feb.) from Karachi to USA and UK (2) carried by special RAF service from Karachi to Bombay, 1920 (Jan.) from Bombay to Karachi by RAF Service, 1920 (Feb.) and (Mar.) from Karachi to France and UK by RAF Service, and 1920 (Mar.) Karachi to Bombay by last RAF Service. All neatly mounted and written-up with details of flightsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1930 (2 Oct.) envelope from Calcutta to Paris, franked at 9a. and carried by IW79 from Delhi. The "City of Basra" after leaving Baghdad on 10 October made a forced landing in the desert. A second search plane also forced landed, RAF planes eventually found them, and made temporary repairs so that the flight reached Cairo. See Proud Vol 1, page 161Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1930 (17 Oct.) envelope from Karachi to England, franked at 15a., carried by IW81 which left on 22 October. Was on the "City of Washington" which crashed at Neuchatel, Switzerland after developing engine trouble on 30 October. Salvaged mail reached London on 31 October. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1930 (17 Oct.) envelope from Karachi to England, franked at 8a., carried by IW81 which left on 22 October. Carried on the "City of Washington" which crashed at Neuchatel, Switzerland after developing engine trouble on 30 October. Salvaged mail reached London on 31 October. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1937 (7 Dec.) commercial envelope from Bombay to Valparaiso, Chile, carried by Imperial Airways from Karachi to Brindisi, overland to Frankfurt, then by Lufthansa to Santiago, franked at 3r.9½a. comprising 3r.6a. air fee plus 3½a. UPU rate; envelope with vertical crease clear of adhesives. Very rare, see Proud Vol. 1, page 308. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1939 (22 Dec.) Parcel label registered from Madras to UK, carried by Imperial Airways on SW198 which left Karachi on 24 December and arrived in UK on 29 December, being delayed by weather at Brindisi for two days, franked at 94r.11a. for 99 airmail rates (49½oz.) at 14a. plus 50 Imperial rates at 2½a. and registration fee of 3a. plus 1a excess; some crease as to be expected. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIndia1941 (18 Aug.) envelope to Trinidad sent by Imperial Airways to Hong Kong and then carried on the Philippine Clipper to San Francisco, franked at 2r.11½a. (the rate to USA) instead of 3r.7½a., thus underpaid 10a. (10d.) and endorsed "40c. to pay" with Trinidad Postage Dues being affixed for that amount, Censor label and cachet at leftSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIraq1922-39 collection in three albums in a box, including 1922 (Apr.) - 1923 (Mar.) to UK (22), Egypt, France (2) and USA (4), flown by RAF to Cairo and each franked at 9a.; 1923 (Aug.) registered to Germany, flown by RAF to Cairo and franked at 12a.; 1923 (Oct.) from UK to Teheran, flown by RAF from Cairo to Baghdad and franked at 8½d.; 1924 (July) to Germany via Cairo franked at 6a.; 1926 (May) from Germany to Baghdad via Cairo franked at 35pf.; 1927 (Jan.-Apr.) from Karachi to Egypt and UK (3), flown from Basra to Cairo and franked at 5a.; 1927...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionIraq1930 (6 Oct.) envelope registered from Baghdad to Canada, franked at 6a. and carried on "City of Basra" which made a forced landing in the desert on 10 October. A second plane failed to locate it and also made a forced landing. RAF machines finally located the plane and made the necessary repairs to enable it to continue to Cairo. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionItaly1939-41 envelopes/cards (173) carried on L.A.T.I South Atlantic service, housed in two albums in a box, including 1939 (Dec.) Switzerland to Chile and Italy to Brazil carried on first flight, 1939 (Dec.) Brazil to Italy and to Netherlands which crashed in Morocco, 1940 (Feb.) Lima to Rome via Arequipa, Corumba and Rio, 1940 (Apr.) Venezuela to Italy, 1940 (May) Germany to Ecuador, 1940 (June) Netherlands to Brazil, 1940 (Aug.) Bulgaria to Venezuela, 1940 (Sept.) Martinique to France, 1941 (Feb. and May) Germany to New York, 1941 (May) Guatemala...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionJapan1936 (22 Feb.) envelope from Kobe to Argentina, flown to Manchuria the overland to Hsinking, by rail to Irkusk on the Vladivostok - Moscow air route, transferred to the Moscow - Berlin line, and finally carried on Lufthansa flight 149 to Buenos Aires, franked at 250sen for the 25g. air fee (5x75sen) plus double 10sen UPU rate and 5sen excess. Rare and attractive, see Proud Vol. 1, page 308. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionLabuan1941 (6 June) envelope from Labuan to UK bearing Straits Settlements $2, carried by American Clipper from Singapore to San Francisco and then by Atlantic Clipper from New York to Lisbon. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMacau1939-40 envelopes (15) from Portugal, flown by Imperial Airways, franked at 60a. (5), 70a. (4), 78a. (3 - registered) and 2p.10a. (2); also 1941 (Apr.) envelope from Portugal to Macao franked at 11E.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1928-40 envelopes (17) flown by KLM including 1928 (Oct.) to London franked at $1.26, 1931 (Nov.) from Germany to Pahang franked at 95pf., 1932 (Nov.) to Aden and returned to Singapore, franked at 82c. and showing framed "train letter", 1933 (Apr.) to France franked at 57c., 1933 (Aug.) to Southern Rhodesia franked at 78c., 1936 (Sept.) to France franked at 65c., and 1938 (Apr.) to France franked at 67c. and showing framed "train letter"; also 1939 (Dec.) to Indo-China by Air Orient. All neatly mounted and written-up with details of flightsSu...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1930-41 range including 1931 (May) from Singapore to Australia at 46c., 1934 (Mar.) FMS 2c. card to USA uprated 24c., 1937 (Oct.) France to Singapore missent to Darwin, 1937 (Nov.) "Cygnus" crash cover, 1937 (Dec.) Singapore to Southern Rhodesia franked at 55c., 1939 (June) "Centurion" crash covers (2, one with red cachet), and 1939 (Dec.) Kedah to Australia franked at 30c. All neatly mounted and written-up with details of flights. (53)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1937 (9 Mar.) commercial envelope registered from Singapore to Argentina, franked at $4.75, carried on Imperial Airways service IW529. On reaching Marseilles it then left on Air France service to South America. Rare, see Proud Vol. 1, page 214. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940-42 envelopes (9) and a card with various frankings of the wartime provisional issues, including 1941 Kuala Pilah to India at 8c., 1941 (Aug.) from Penang to India at 8c. and showing framed "train letter" and Tanah Rata to Switzerland at 17c., 1941 (Sept.) Rompin to UK at 50c. and Seremban to India at 8c., 1941 (Oct.) Ipoh to USA at 15c., 1941 (Dec.) Batang Malaka to India at 50c., and 1942 (Jan.) Kajang to India at $1. All neatly mounted and written-upSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condi...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (19 Feb.) envelope registered from Singapore to Shanghai, franked at 75c. and carried by Imperial Airways service SW216 to Bangkok, then the feeder service "Delia" to Hong Kong and finally by CNAC? PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (27 Mar.) envelope from Singapore to Peru, franked at 60c. for air rate to USA, carried by Imperial Airways service SW226 and showing violet Censor cachetSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (20 June) envelope from Singapore to New York, franked at $1.90, 1941 (11 Sept.) envelope registered from Singapore to UK, franked at $4.15, and 1941 (11 Oct.) envelope from Penang to UK franked at $2 (cancelled by Field Post Office S.P. 502); and 1938 (Feb.), 1940 (Mar.) and 1941 (Oct.) envelopes from USA to Singapore, Penang and Mauritius (returned to San Francisco) respectively; all flown by Clippers on various routes across the Pacfic. Condition a little mixedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (1 July) envelope from Singapore to UK, franked at $2.40 (stamps cancelled by Nee Soon c.d.s.) for the Pacific route (first day of introduction of this rate), carried on the Philippine Clipper from Hong Kong to San Francisco. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (5 July) envelope from Parit Buntar, Perak to UK franked at $2.40, and 1941 (30 Oct.) envelope from Kuala Kurau, Perak to UK franked at $2, both carried by Philippine Clipper from Singapore to San Francisco, the former with the rate just introduced on 1 July. A fine pair of coversSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1940 (7 Oct.) naval envelope to UK, franked $1.80 (stamps cancelled by Field Post Office S.P. 502) for airmail via Pacific to USA and onward by sea from New York, and showing H.M. Ship Censor in blue. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (9 May) envelope from Singapore to UK, franked at $1.95 (in use only from 1 May to 26 May 1941) and taken by sea to Hong Kong, then by China Clipper to San Francisco. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (20 July) envelope from Field Post Office S.P. 502 to Uruguay, franked at $2 and carried by Anzac Clipper from Singapore on 23 July to San Francisco and then by PAA to Montevideo. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (6 Aug.) envelope from Taiping, Perak, to UK, franked at $2 and carried via the Honolulu Clipper from Singapore on 11 August, delayed at Manila four days due to weather and when landing at Guam on 15 August, it struck a reef damaging its hull. The load was transferred to the China Clipper which left 20 August and arrived at San Francisco 26 August. From New York carried by American Clipper to Lisbon; some minor faults. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (8 Oct.) envelope from Banting, Selangor to UK franked at $2, and 1941 (9 Oct.) envelope from Port Swettenham to UK (faults), franked at $1.50, both carried by American Clipper from Singapore to San Francisco via Manila and Guam, the former then flown by Dixie Clipper from New York to Lisbon, while the latter went by sea for the scarce and cheaper option. An interesting pair of coversSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (15 Nov.) envelope from Parit Buntar, Perak to UK, franked at $2 and showing circular framed "train/letter", carried by ANZAC Clipper from Singapore to San Francisco and by Dixie Clipper from New York to Lisbon. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (24 Nov.) envelope from Labis, Johore, to UK, franked at $2 and carried on last flight by Philippine Clipper from Singapore on 29 November and reached San Francisco on 6 December. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMalaya1941 (28 Nov.) envelope registered from Kuala Lumpur to UK, franked at $2.15 and carried by last Philippine Clipper which left Singapore (transit d.s. on reverse) on 29 November and reached San Francisco on 6 December. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionMaldive Islands1937 (23 Apr.) commercial envelope from Maldive Islands to UK, bearing 1933 5c. and 6c. plus Ceylon 50c. for airmail from Colombo; small tear at lower left. The only combination cover recorded. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionNewfoundland1919 (11 June) Vickers-Vimy flight envelope to London, bearing 1919 (9 June) $1 on 15c. tied by St. John's machine d.s. and showing arrival c.d.s. (17.6) on reverse. Signed by Arthur Whitten Brown. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionNewfoundland1919 (11 June) Vickers-Vimy flight envelope (with letter) to Scotland, bearing 1919 (9 June) $1 on 15c. tied by St. John's machine d.s., no arrival datestamps; a little creased. B.P.A. Certificate (1979). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionPanama1918 (14 Sept.) YMCA envelope from UK to Panama and flown on a special US Army flight on 18 October between Cristobal and Balboa to promote the "Fourth Liberty Loan", franked at 2½d. and showing circular "the panama canal/First trip/aero mail/9a.m., Oct. 18/1918/atlantic - pacific" cachet in blue and Censor label at left; the envelope with some faults including heavy central vertical crease. Unique. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionPersia1926-40 envelopes (28) flown by Imperial Airways to or from Persia, including 1928 (May) from Malta to Tehran franked at 11½d.; 1928 (Aug.)and 1929 (July) Iran to USA franked at 17Kr. (registered) and 2Kr.52ch. respectively; 1929 (Dec.) Iran to Palestine franked at 48ch.; 1930 (Apr.) Iran to Greece franked at 4Kr.20ch. (registered); 1931 (Sept.) Malta to Iran franked at 8½d.; 1933 (Oct.) Iran to Rumania; 1930 (Sept.) Sweden to Iran; also 1940 (Jan.) from Iran to Turkey. All neatly mounted and written-up with flight detailsSubject to 20% VAT o...

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionSouthern Rhodesia1939 (Oct.) envelope registered from Salisbury to Japan via Alexandria, Bangkok and Hong Kong, carried by Imperial Airways, franked at 3/1d. and showing Egyptian Censor cachet. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Airmails of the WorldThe Ted Proud CollectionThailand1932-41 envelopes (16) and cards (3) from (17) and to (2) Thailand, the former include 1933 (May) by Air Orient to Denmark, 1937 (Oct.) to Japan via Penang, 1937 (Nov.) registered to Saigon by Air France, 1938 (July) to Germany by KLM, 1939 (Aug.) to Germany on last flight by Lufthansa and 1941 (Mar. - Sept.) cards (3) to Syria. Also 1930 (Nov.) registered from Laos to France via Bangkok. A useful groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anguilla1967 (4 Sept.) 25c. with watermark inverted, tiny black paper inclusion otherwise fine unmounted mint. S.G. 11w, £275Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and Handstamps1731 (29 Aug.) entire letter to Perth, marked "via London", rated "10" and showing "1/no" Bishopmark on reverse, the face panel with some staining and re-enforcement; and 1737 (18 July) entire letter to London, rated "4" and showing "19/se" Bishopmark on reverse, some small faults at left and recipient's notation at left of face panel. Two early lettersSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and Handstamps1780 (18 Mar.) entire letter from Langford Lovell to Sir William Codrington in London, marked "p the packet", rated "2/-" and showing, on reverse, "9/ma" Bishopmark. The writer mentions the French from the inactivity of Admiral Parker have got into Martinique a considerable reinforcement of men of war and troops, and an expedition undertaken by General Vaughan has been frustrated by the aforesaid arrival. The troops have been returned to this island and St. KittsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

AntiguaEarly Letters and Handstamps1793 (10 June) entire letter from Edward Jones to Sir Ralph Payne, former Governor of the Leeward Islands, in London, marked "By Capt Ross", rated "9", showing unframed "portsmouth/ship-lre" with arrival d.s. (2.8) on reverse, small light central stain on face panel; 1797 (2 Mar./23 Mar.) lengthy four page letter ex the Codrington correspondence, writer and recipient unknown; and 1814 (14 Feb.) entire letter from M.N. Nugent, Deputy Speaker of the Leeward Islands House of Assembly, to Edinburgh, headed "On board Ship West Indian, St. Helen's Road", rated "8"...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1782 (4 Nov.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/-" (deleted) and "1/4", showing fair to good "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 5) and, on reverse across join, London "16/de" Bishopmark. The contents include "..the June Fleet got safe to their different ports except the Freeman, Captain Clarke, foundered at sea"...."A fleet and Army are expected here by the middle of the month from America" and "The French also expect a large armament, so that much will depend upon which happens to be first". An early date o...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1788 entire to Scotland, rated "1/-" (deleted) and "1/10", showing good to fine "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 10) and, on reverse, clear arrival datestamp (17.1.89); some peripheral wear and a little creased and soiled. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1793 (15 Mar.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/-" (deleted) and "1/5", showing good to fine "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 11 State 1) with London transit datestamp (23.4) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1794 (10 July) entire letter from Major Richard Irving to his wife in Scotland, rated "1/-" (deleted) and "1/7", showing fair to fine "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 11 State 1) with London transit d.s. (11.9) on reverse. The contents include "... our unfortunate miscarriage at pointe a pitre we lost many brave fellows that day. Officers killed, wounded and taken prisoners amount to about 16 - I was not with them. My Grenadiers with the 65th Regt. and a body of sailors were on a hill close to Fleur de Paye Fort which we were to have...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1795 (5 Mar.) lengthy entire letter from Langford Lovell to Christopher Codrington in London, rated "1/-" and showing fair to fine "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 12) with arrival datestamp (1.6) on reverse. The writer mentions that the French have reinforced Guadeloupe, every person capable of bearing arms is obliged to attend military duty, and the King of the Charibs and his son were killed in St. Vincent. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1795 (10 Apr.) entire letter from Langford Lovell to Christopher Codrington in London, rated "1/-", showing good to fine "antigua" handstamp (Proud Type PS 12) with arrival datestamp (26.6) on reverse across join. The interesting contents mention that reinforcements have arrived at Martinique, detachments sent to Grenada and St. Vincent, French commander at Guadeloupe, Victor Huguet, has been organising fifth column plots in various islands including one at Dominica for burning the town of Roseau and massacring the inhabitants. Later "...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsStraight-line Handstamps1797 (24 Mar.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/8", showing good to fine "antigua" handstamp with arrival datestamp (29.4) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1801 (27 July) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "5/-" and showing fair "antigua/aug 13 801" datestamp; 1803 (9 Mar.) entire letter (staining at edges) ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/9", showing mainly fair to good "antigua/mar 10 1803" datestamp; and 1804 (2 May) entire letter (staining at top) to London, rated "1/10", showing good to fine "antigua/jun 15 1804" datestamp with red arrival c.d.s. (28.7) on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condit...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1802 (29 Oct.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, marked "By the Duke of Kent Packet", rated "1/8", showing fair to fine "antigua/oct31 1802" datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1803 (1 Apr.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/9", showing mainly fine "antigua/apr5 1803" datestamps with part of outer rim and manuscript "Mifsent to Bath"; some slight soiling at top. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1803 (12 June) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/8", showing mainly fine "antigua/jun13 1803" datestamp (mixed type in year); some light staining at lower left and lower right. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1804 (3 July) entire letter from Dominica, via Antigua, to London and re-addressed to Lincolnshire, rated "1/10" (deleted), "8" (deleted) and "9", showing mainly fine "antigua/jul7 1804" datestamp, red London arrival datestamp and manuscript "Mifsent to Portsmouth" in red ink after being re-addressed. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1804 (Sept.) entire to London, rated "1/10", showing mainly fine "antigua/sep28 1804" datestamp ("2" in date reversed and "8" in small font) with arrival c.d.s. (17.11) on reverse; some staining. Photoprovenance:Frederick Mayer, October 2004Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1805 (2 Aug.) entire letter from John James to Christopher Codrington at Dodington, rated "3/10", showing mainly fine "antigua/aug3 1805" datestamp; small piece missing from reverse through opening. Photoprovenance:Frederick Mayer, October 2004Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsTwo-line Datestamp1805 (12 Sept.) entire letter ex Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "1/10", showing fine "antigua/sep15 1805" datestamp ("5" of year in different font); some staining. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsLarge Fleuron Datestamp1808 (26 Dec.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to London and redirected to Wells showing a fine strike; 1814 (4 May) entire letter to Scotland, headed "H.M.B. Scouggur at Sea", rated "2/5" (deleted) and "2/6", showing fair to fine strike of the datestamp without year, partly overstruck by framed "Addl/½" and red Edinburgh datestamp; 1815 (5 May) entire letter ex the Nugent correspondence to Edinburgh, rated "2/5", showing poor to fair strike of the datestamp partly overstruck by framed "Addl/½" and red arrival c.d.s.; also 18...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsLarge Fleuron Datestamp1814 (10 Sept.) entire letter to Yorkshire, rated "2/-" (deleted) and "2/4", showing good to fine datestamp without year with red London c.d.s. (6.11) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsLarge Fleuron Datestamp1822 (8 Feb.) entire letter to Ipswich, rated "2/3" and showing, on reverse, mainly fine datestamp without year and red London c.d.s. (12.3). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsSmall Fleuron Datestamp1825 (17 June) entire letter to Blandford, rated "6/-" and showing, on reverse, fair to fine datestamp; 1839 (30 Mar.) entire letter ex the Tudway correspondence to Wells, rated "2/-" and showing part datestamp and mainly good St. Kitts small fleuron transit datestamp on reverse; 1840 (24 Nov.) entire letter to Norfolk, rated "1/-" and showing good to fine datestamp on reverse; also 1854 (28 Jan.) mourning envelope to London, rated "1/-" and showing fine Antigua double-arc d.s. on reverse and 1865 (23 May) entire letter to New York, sho...

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail1813 (7 Dec.) entire letter from Balmae, Scotland, to Antigua, market "By the Packet", rated "2/5" and showing unclear despatch? datestamp, recipient's notations on face panel. Interesting contents regarding Bonaparte and the running of the plantationSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail1869 (1 Nov.) and 1872 (16 July) entire letters ex the same correspondence from Glasgow to Antigua, bearing 1/- Pl. 4 and 5 respectively tied by "159" duplex with small arrival datestamp on reverse, the former showing red crayon "1". Both neat and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ascension1900 (13 July) Cape Verde 10r. postal stationery card to Ascension, additionally bearing 20r. with St. Vincente cancellation, marked on reverse "Recd at As 9/9/900"; a little stained, scarce. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ascension1938-53 perf. 13½ ½d. to 10/- set of sixteen, perf. 13 ½d. to 10/-, ½d. with variety long centre bar to "E", and perf. 14 (8), fine mint with a few unmounted. Cat. £760Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ascension1938-53 perf. 13 2/6d. black and deep carmine showing davit flaw [R.5/1], lightly mounted mint, very fine and scarce. S.G. 45ca, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1913 first watermark £2 black and rose, well-centred and of good colour, fine mint. S.G. 16, £6,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1932 5/- blue-green imprint strip of three from the foot of the sheet, unmounted mint; hinged in the margin only, very fine. S.G. 143, £1,275. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaPhotograph album compiled during Wold War I whilst on board Troopship A60, the Aeneas, 48 items with troops loading at Melbourne, leaving on 3 October 1916, troops on deck, church, the isolation hospital, ashore at Cape Town, Dakar, Lark Hill camp in March 1917, etc.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaCollection of military covers (200) with WWI from Egypt, some identified by Firebrace and Emery, WWII with Kokopo, New Guinea, Malaya, Palestine, Papua, Syria, Bamera, Hay, Mryrle Ford and Tatura Interment Camps, Australian mail to and from German Internment Camps, India POW camps to and from Australia, many different censors, ACF and Red Cross letters, Story Bridge Brisbane cover with special label, 1942 Christmas card, postcards and some more modern itemsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1858-59 Newspaper (1k.05) dull purple, uncancelled on Newspaper "Osservatore Dalmato" of 12 July 1860 with Macarsca datestamp (19.7) alongside; the adhesive touched or cut into at top and the Newspaper folded. Scarce. S.G. N29Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1950 Plebiscite set in unmounted mint blocks of four; fine. S.G. 1212-1214, £720+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1950-53 Air Birds set, unmounted mint, all from the sides of the sheets (hinged in the margins); fine. S.G. 1215-1221, £500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1806 (10 May) entire to London, rated "2/-", showing good to fine straight-line "bahamas" h.s. (Type B1) with arrival c.d.s. (5.7) on reverse; heavy central vertical filing crease. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1865 (11 Feb.) blue envelope to Canada, endorsed "Per Cunard Via New York", bearing 1863-77 perf. 12½ 1d. carmine lake (2 vertical pairs) with three fine "A05" barred oval cancellations with framed "adv" and "adv not called for" both additionally cancelling the stamps, New York Br. Pkt (17.2) and Montreal arrival of 15 June on the front; fine. A very attractive franking of great rarity. S.G. 21. Photoprovenance:"Staircase", April 1999Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1863-77 CC, perf 14 1d. scarlet-vermilion (aniline), unused with part original gum, fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1970). S.G. 34, £1000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1890 (Mar.) envelope to New York, bearing 1882 perf 12 4d. rose clearly tied by "B" obliterator and showing despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1931-52 mint selection including 1931-46 2/- (3) and 3/- (3), 1938-52 set of seventeen plus some duplication such as 1/- (4), 5/- (6) and £1 (3), 1938 Pictorial set of three and 1942 Landfall of Columbus set of twenty-one, including listed shades and printings, part original gum. FineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1931-52 used selection including 1931-46 2/- (3) and 3/- (3), 2d. pale slate used and strip of three used each with variety [R. 3/6] short "t", 1938-52 set of seventeen plus extras including 1/- (5), 5/- (5) and £1 (3) shades, etc.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1938-52 ½d. to £1 selection (69) including two largely complete sets, additional items include ½d. bluish green pair with elongated "E", 1/- (4), 5/- (5) and £1 (2) from various printings; fine mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1938-52 2d. scarlet mint plate-blocks of six (5) and 1942 Landfall of Columbus 2d. scarlet mint plate-block of six, all from the upper right of the sheet each showing [R.3/6] variety short "t", a fine selection. S.G. 152b, 152bba, 165, 165a, £830+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1938-52 5/- dull mauve and deep bright blue April 1948 printing block of four, fresh unmounted mint. S.G. 156dSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus4d. light blue and red-orange, variety "coiumbus", large part original gum, fine and scarce. S.G. 168a, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus2/- brownish black and steel-blue complete sheet of sixty (folded vertically at centre) with sheet number "235", fresh unmounted mint. A very fine and rare multiple. S.G. 172b, £2,520Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus3/- slate-purple and myrtle-green complete sheet of sixty (folded vertically at centre) with sheet number "356", fresh and fine unmounted mint; pencil notations at upper and lower right corners. A fine and scarce multiple. S.G. 173, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus3/- slate-purple and myrtle-green, variety stop after "columbus", large part original gum; a couple of tiny tone spots, otherwise fine. S.G. 173b, £2,500 PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus3/- slate-purple and myrtle-green, variety stop after "columbus", very lightly mounted mint; small tone mark at foot, nevertheless a presentable example of this rare stamp. KGVI Expertising Opinion (2003). S.G. 173b, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahrain1938-41 set of sixteen, large part original gum, fine. S.G. 20-37. £1000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BahrainRevenue Stamps1967 "New currency" 50f. violet and 100f. grey-blue, die proofs, both on gummed paper with large margins. Most attractive and very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BahrainRevenue Stamps1967 "New currency" 500f. grey-blue die proofs (2) of the frame in blue and vignette in black, with engraver's centring line, the vignette proof endorsed "250/24" at foot; very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BahrainRevenue stamps1967 "New currency" 1d. black and green die proofs (2) of frame (in deep green, unissued thus) and vignette in black, with engraver's centring lines, on gummed paper, the vignette proof endorsed "250/23" at foot. Fine and very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1774 (15 Aug.) entire letter "per Capt Lec" to London, rated "7" and showing weak to fine "portsmouth/ship lre" handstamp and Bishopmark on reverse; an early letter from the islandSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1777 (19 July) entire letter ex the Gordon correspondence to London, rated "4" and showing fair "portsmouth/ship lre" handstamp with crease between lines, Bishopmark on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1786 (7 Oct.) entire letter " p Ca Brenan" to London, rated "5" with "dover/ship-lre" handstamp above and showing, on reverse, fine "barba/does" handstamp and Bishopmark; light filing crease through the handstamp though a scarce marking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1788 entire to the Earl of Lonsdale in London and redirected to Westmoreland, rated "3/-" (deleted) and replaced with "free" datestamp, showing, on reverse across join, "barb/adoes" handstamp and two London transit datestamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1799 (1 Sept.) entire letter (written in late August) to London, rated "3/4" and showing a good to fine strike of the "barbadoes/sep 1 99" datestamp; minor creasing though very rare with only a handful of examples recorded, this being the earliest recorded example. PhotoNote: This handstamp was introduced in 1799 as a result of attempted fraud over the loss of a vessel in 1798 provenance:Basil Benwell, April 1985Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1826-48 entire letters (6) ex the Newton, Gordon, Murdoch correspondence to Madeira, variously rated with two showing double-arc despatch datestamps, two with different Liverpool Ship Letter handstamps, one with framed "paid at/liverpool" in red and various transit datestamps; strikes generally weak though an interesting groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1833 entire letter to Surrey, rated "2/2" with "g.p." handstamp on face and weak large fleuron datestamp on reverse, 1848-67 envelopes/entire letters (5) each showing good to fine double-arc datestamp, three additionally showing code "1" datestamp and one with "cr" (Caledonian Railway) handstamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1840 (8 Nov.) soldier's entire letter "from Robert Smith, Private 52 Regt." to Lichfield, Staffs., rated "Pd1" and countersigned by the Commanding Officer of the 6th. Regiment; the contents refer to "many deaths in the regiment", the General, monthly salary of £1, wishing to purchase his discharge for £10 and horse racing, etc.; accompanied by a 1971 letter from the Headquarters of the Light Division explaining the movements of the 52nd. Regiment in the West Indies. A few faults though a scarce concessionary rate cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1845-60 entires/entire letters/envelopes (12) to France (2) or UK, all showing double-arc datestamps, one to Sir Henry Fitzherbert in Ashbourne and upon arrival redirected to Mansfield with 1841 1d. cancelled "28"; 1859 envelope from Liverpool to St. Andrew's bearing 6d. cancelled "466" and with code "6" datestamp on reverse and 1860 envelope from Demerara to Bridgetown showing despatch and arrival datestampsprovenance:Basil Benwell, April 1985Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1847 (Mar.) entire letter "p Bermuda via Baltimore" to New York, showing "12", ship" and Baltimore datestamp, all in blue, and 1850 (3 Aug.) Demerara "Mercantile Intelligencer" to USA, marked as "via Barbados" with New York Ship "7cts" datestamp on face and showing, on reverse, manuscript "Barbados 11th. August 1850, Received and forwarded by yours respectfully J&W Schuys"; also 1849 (Mar.) entire letter headed "Jerusalem" via Liverpool and Boston to PhiladelphiaSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions fo...

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1863 (10 July) "Consignees Letter p Sylph" entire letter to London, arriving in Deal franked with 1d. Plate 74 cancelled "240" and showing Deal and London arrival datestamps on reverse; scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosEarly Letters and Handstamps1893 (Feb.-Mar.) envelopes (3) each showing use of the Crowned Circle "paid/at/barbadoes" during a shortage of ½d. stamps, and bootheel datestamps, one to Bridgetown, one to Nova Scotia with sender's cachet in red and one to French Guiana with the Crowned Circle ringed in red crayon and with Cayenne arrival datestamp (28.3) on reverse. An unusual trioSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforatePlate ProofsA horizontal pair in black, good to large margins; fine and believed unique. Photoprovenance:Hodsell Hurlock, June 1958G.B. Brown, June 1970Eric Creed, October 1982"Olive-Blossom", November 1981Edmund Bayley, October 1990Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps1852-55 largely mint collection (108) including (½d.) deep green block of four, (½d.) yellow-green used, (1d.) blue blocks of four (3, one marginal) and singles (11, six used), (1d.) deep blue blocks of ten, nine (from lower left corner) and singles (2), (2d.) greyish slate pair and singles (2), (4d.) brownish red block of four (thin spots), pair (thinned) and singles (3, one used), prepared for use though not issued slate-blue blocks of nine, four and singles (4), and 1855-58 white paper (1d.) deep blue block of six; also 1861-70 no waterm...

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps(½d.) deep green (2), (1d.) blue (6 with a marginal block of four), (1d.) deep blue (4), (4d.) brownish red (3, one [104] with patch on sail and one used), and prepared for use but not issued, (no value) slate-blue (12 with two blocks of four and two pairs, all marginal), all with four margins and unused with part to large part original gum; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps(½d.) deep green, (1d.) blue (2), (1d.) deep blue (2) and (4d.) brownish red (2) horizontal pairs, all with four margins and part to large part original gum; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps(1d.) blue lower left corner block of eighteen (3x6), large part original gum; paper toned though an impressive multiple. S.G. 3, £1,080+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps(2d.) greyish slate vertical pair, good to large margins and unused with large part original gum. Fine and a scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1959). S.G. 4a, £600+. Photoprovenance:J.L. MessengerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforateIssued Stamps(2d.) greyish slate, bisected vertically, left and right halves of different stamps, cancelled "1" and tied on piece of an entire, the reverse showing light complete strike of a Dominica double-arc datestamp for August 1854; the only known example of two of these bisects used on the one item. B.P.A. Certificate (1932). S.G. 4b, £8,500 on cover. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforatePrepared for use though not issuedDeep slate marginal block of ten (5x2), clear to large margins on three sides, large part deckle-edged sheet margin at foot, large part original gum with most remaining unmounted; a fine and rare multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (1992). S.G. 5b, £2,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforatePrepared for use though not issuedDeep slate vertical strip of five, good to large margins on three sides, large part deckle-edged sheet margin at left, large part original gum with most remaining unmounted; some natural creasing occurring during production, otherwise fine. S.G. 5b, £1,250+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforatePrepared for use though not issuedDeep slate block of four, good to large margins on three sides, large part deckle-edged sheet margin at left, part original gum, fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1966). S.G. 5b, £1,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 Blued Paper, ImperforatePrepared for use though not issuedDeep slate block of four, good to large margins and with part original gum; crease between horizontally, otherwise fine. S.G. 5b, £1,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1855-58 White Paper, Imperforate(½d.) yellow-green (6 with a horizontal pair), (½d.) green (7 with a horizontal pair) and (1d.) pale blue (11 with a horizontal pair), all used, and (1d.) pale blue horizontal pair and (1d.) deep blue (3 with a horizontal pair) unused with part original gum; all with four margins and generally fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforateDie Proof1/- in black on India paper (34x51mm.) backed on card; fine and rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforatePlate Proofs6d. pair in black with good to large margins, fine and believed unique. Photoprovenance:Hodsell Hurlock, June 1958Nathanson, September 1981Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforatePlate Proofs1/- block of four in black with good to large margins; one with light tone mark on reverse, otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforatePlate Proofs1/- in black on wove paper, four margins; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforateIssued Stamps6d. pale/deep rose-red (6, one on piece with London Paid 1859 datestamp) and 1/- brown-black/black (8, one marginal), all with four margins and used with numeral or bootheel cancellations; generally fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforateIssued Stamps6d. pale rose-red, two examples with good to large margins, one on piece tied by bootheel "1", the other cancelled with fine bootheel "5" (St. John), the latter possibly an imperforate example of the 1861-70 6d. rose-red. R.P.S. Certificate (2017) for both as S.G. 11Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1858 (10 Nov.) No Watermark, ImperforateIssued Stamps1/- brown-black horizontal pair with good to large margins, part original gum. S.G. 12, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1860 no watermark, pin-perf 12½ (½d.) yellow-green, pulled perf at left otherwise fine used. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. 16, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) block of six (3x2), blocks of four (3), a strip of four and two singles in a variety of shades, unused with part to large part original gum; the top strip of the block of six creased though generally good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) deep green, marginal from the left of the sheet showing plate number "2", large part original gum; fine and rare. S.G. 20. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) blue-green block of twenty (5x4), large part original gum with some remaining unmounted. An impressive multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 21a, £1,100+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) blue-green block of fifteen (3x5), large part original gum; one horizontal row with a light bend, otherwise fresh and fine, S.G. 21a, £825. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) blue-green block of fifteen (5x3), the lower left stamp with guide mark at foot, unused with large part original gum, the centre horizontal row remaining unmounted. S.G. 21a, £825+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) grass green block of eight (4x2), fresh with large part original gum, the lower row remaining unmounted. A most attractive multiple. S.G. 22, £336+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 Rough Perf. 14 to 16 Issue(½d.) grass green vertical pair, variety imperforate, good to very large margins and possibly from the lower right corner of the sheet, part original gum, a couple of light corner creases, otherwise of fresh and fine appearance. R.P.S. Certificate (1959). S.G. 22a, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) yellow-green vertical pair, variety imperforate, good to large margins, large part original gum, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue block of ten (2x5), variety imperforate, good to large margins on three sides, narrow sheet margin at right, unused without gum as usual; the right-hand vertical pair with a diagonal crease and one other with small adhesion at foot. A rare and impressive multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (1950). S.G. 23a, £4,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue block of four, variety imperforate, clear to large margins and without gum as usual; fine. S.G. 23a, £1,600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue vertical marginal pair, variety imperforate, margins nearly all round and the margin showing guide marks, unused without gum as usual; tiny red mark in upper left square. S.G. 23a, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) deep blue block of four, variety imperforate from a new plate introduced in 1867, good to large margins and unused without gum. See note after S.G. 37. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull rose-red horizontal pair, variety imperforate, good to large margins and part original gum; one with a thin speck, otherwise fine. R.P.S. Certificates (1964 and 2016). S.G. 25a, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) lake-rose lower left corner block of four, variety imperforate, unused with large part original gum; some light overall soiling and upper right stamp with tone spot, nevertheless very rare and the largest recorded multiple. S.G. 27a, £3,400+. Photoprovenance:E.K. Lickfold, February 1962 Peter Jaffê, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion block of four, good colour, unused with large part original gum, the lower pair apparently unmounted. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 28, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion block of four, large part original gum with the lower pair apparently unmounted; lower right stamp with small light mark on gum, otherwise fresh and fine. A rare multiple. S.G. 28, £1,400+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion block of four, unused with part original gum. R.P.S. Certificate (2007) states "natural paper thin" which is difficult to detect. S.G. 28, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion marginal block of four from the left of the sheet, unused with part original gum, the lower left stamp with diagonal crease. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 28, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion horizontal pair, variety imperforate, large part original gum; trace of oxidisation at foot, otherwise fine. Rare. S.G. 28a, £1,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. bright orange-vermilion horizontal strip of three, variety imperforate, clear to large margins and with large part original gum; minor gum wrinkles, otherwise sound, and 6d. dull orange-vermilion horizontal marginal pair, variety imperforate, unused without gum, diagonal crease. R.P.S. Certificate (2017) states "has been bleached that has affected the shade". Also a used imperforate single cancelled with bootheel "11". A.P.S. Certificate (2001) S.G. 31 var.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- brown-black block of fifteen (5x3), large part original gum with the centre row and a few others remaining unmounted. A fine and impressive multiple. S.G. 34, £1,125+. Photoprovenance:Charlton Henry, April 1961Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- brown-black block of ten (5x2), unused with large part original gum and five remaining unmounted. An attractive multiple of fine colour. S.G. 34, £750+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- brown-black block of nine, part original gum; thins at top though of good appearance. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 34, £675+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- brown-black marginal block of six from the left of the sheet, large part original gum with three stamps remaining unmounted; attractive. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 34, £450+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- brown-black block of four, large part orginal gum with the lower pair (one stamp with small inclusion) unmounted, 1/- black horizontal strip of three with part original gum and a used horizontal pair (crease across foot). R.P.S. Certificate (2007) for the pair. S.G. 34, 35, £500+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black strip of four, light indistinct bootheel cancellations; a scarce and attractive multiple. S.G. 35provenance:Sir James Marshall, May 1947Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) green and (½d.) yellow-green (2), all imperforate and cancelled with single-ring datestamps, apparently dated in the early 1870s. A.P.S. (2002) and R.P.S. (2, 2016) Certificates. Also (½d.) yellow-green, unused with part original gum. S.G. 43, 43aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) yellow-green block of four, fresh with large part original gum, the lower pair apparently unmounted; fine and most attractive. S.G. 43a, £900+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue, unused without gum; the odd trace of ageing, otherwise sound and a presentable example of this rare stamp. S.G. 44, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue on blued paper, a horizontal pair with two bootheel cancellations; one corner perf. weak though of good appearance and a rare multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1970). S.G. 44a, £280+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue on blued paper, a horizontal pair with centrally applied "7" (St. James) bootheel cancellation; a little soiled though of good appearance and a rare multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 44a, £280+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion, well-centred, unused with part original gum; perforation faults at top though a fresh example of this rare stamp. S.G. 45, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull vermilion, unused without gum; a presentable example of this rare stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 45, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black block of four, unused with part original gum; a couple of minor gum wrinkles, otherwise fine and a rare multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1970). S.G. 47, £1,800. Photoprovenance:Edmund Bayley, October 1990Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1870 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black block of four with four bootheel "1" cancellations; a couple of trivial imperfections as to be expected with a used multiple of this nature. Very rare with only one other such block recorded. S.G. 47. Photoprovenance:Lickfold, February 1962Leslie Wheeler, May 1970Nathanson, September 1981Basil Benwell, April 1985Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue, two examples in slightly varying shades, unused with part original gum. S.G. 48, £360Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull rose-red, unused with small part original gum; a fraction toned though a presentable example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 49, £1,300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. orange-vermilion, fresh unused with part original gum; scarce and attractive. Friedl Certificate (1983). S.G. 50, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. orange-vermilion, unused with part original gum which is a little toned; fine appearance. S.G. 50, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. orange-vermilion block of four, each neatly cancelled by single-ring datestamp for 12 March 1873; an attractive and very rare multiple. S.G. 50. Photoprovenance:Peter Jaffê, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black block of four, large part original gum with the lower pair very lightly mounted. A rare multiple, being the second largest multiple recorded. S.G. 51, £1,000+. Photoprovenance:Yardley, September 1944Hodsell Hurlock, June 1958Maurice Burrus, November 1962H.M. Shilstone, June 1977Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black block of eight (4x2), used with several bootheel cancellations; a couple with traces of creasing though of good appearance and the largest known used multiple. S.G. 51. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(1d.) blue horizontal pair, part original gum; scarce being the second largest multiple recorded. S.G. 52, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(1d.) blue, a fresh bright shade, well-centred and unused without gum. S.G. 52, £325. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(1d.) blue, (2), both imperforate and with good to large margins, one showing portion of adjoining stamp, both cancelled with neat single-ring 1873 datestamps; one repaired though rare items, being two of the three examples recorded by Roett. R.P.S. Certificates (1990 and 2016). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion, unused with part original crackly gum; small inclusion at lower left, otherwise sound. Scarce. A.P.S. Certificate (2002). S.G. 53, £950. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1871 Watermark Small Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½1/- black block of four, unused with large part original gum. A fine and scarce multiple. S.G. 54, £760+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(½d.) green unused without gum, and a used pair with neat 1874 single-ring datestamps. S.G. 58, £506. Photo for unusedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(4d.) dull rose-red, unused with large part original crackly gum. An attractive example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 59, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion with marginal lines watermark at top, unused with part original gum. Scarce. S.G. 60, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion marginal blocks of four in contrasting shades from the top and foot of the sheet, both variety imperforate, one with some gum and showing part "(post)age" marginal watermark. S.G. 60b, £400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion block of four, variety imperforate, good to large margins, unused without gum as usual. S.G. 60b, £200+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion, variety imperforate, clear to large margins all round and showing traces of two adjoining stamp, neatly cancelled with bootheel "1"; vertical crease and a small thin; scarce with few examples recorded. Brandon Certificate (2008). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½1/- black block of four, each cancelled with double-arc datestamp; a couple of small imperfections, otherwise sound and the largest multiple recorded. S.G. 61. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Large Star, Clean-Cut Perf. 14½ to 15½1/- black horizontal pair, variety imperforate between and with the outside perforations trimmed away, unused with part original crackly gum. Unfortunate trimming though a very rare variety. R.P.S. Certificate (2017). S.G. 61a var.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1873 3d. (2), 1874 ½d. and 1d., and 1875 4d. imperforate plate proofs on wove paper, all with four margins; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 3d. Brown-PurpleDie ProofIn black on India paper, stamp-size and affixed to card (33x35mm.)provenance:Peter Jaffê, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 3d. Brown-PurplePlate ProofsA block of four in black with narrow sheet margin at top, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 3d. Brown-PurpleIssued StampsTwo unused examples in differing shades, one of rich colour and showing missing perf. hole at upper left corner, large part original gum. S.G. 63, £650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 3d. Brown-PurpleIssued StampsA horizontal pair, both neatly cancelled with single-ring datestamps for 31 July 1873; fine and a rare multiple with only four pairs recorded. S.G. 63. Photoprovenance:Hodsell Hurlock, June 1958Lickfold, February 1962Nathanson, September 1981Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 3d. Brown-PurpleIssued StampsTwo used examples in slightly differing shades, both with bootheel cancellations, one numbered "6" (St. Joseph). S.G. 63, £220Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RosePlate ProofsA horizontal pair in black, large margins all round; fine. Photoprovenance:B.J. Collinson, June 1978Edmund Bayley, October 1990Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RoseImperforate Plate ProofsA horizontal pair in maroon, large margins all round. A fine and rare multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RosePlate ProofsA single in maroon; fine and far scarcer than those in black. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RoseSpecimen StampsHandstamped "specimen" (BAR1), good colour, regummed, and handstamped "specimen" (BAR2), colour washed and with an ironed-out crease. R.P.S. Certificate (2017) for latter. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RoseIssued StampsUnused without gum, particularly well-centred for this stamp. S.G. 64, £950. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1873 Watermark Small Star, 5/- Dull RoseIssued StampsTwo examples on differing thicknesses of paper, one with July 1873 single-ring datestamp, the other in a paler shade with bootheel cancellation; sound. S.G. 64, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Die Proofs½d. in black on India paper, stamp-size and affixed to card (39x39mm.). fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Die Proofs1d. in black on India paper (25x33mm.); trace of thinning at top clear of design, fine appearance and rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Imperforate Plate Proofs½d. marginal block of four from the top of the sheet, in black on wove paper; fine. Photoprovenance:Sir James Marshall, May 1947"Olive Blossom", November 1981"Amaryllis", March 2001Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Issued Stamps½d. deep green block of nine, fresh unused with large part original gum, two stamps remaining unmounted, fine and a scarce multiple. S.G. 65, £540+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Issued Stamps½d. deep green block of six (3x2), large part original gum; a few faint tones virtually confined to reverse and the left-hand vertical pair with a gum crease, otherwise sound. S.G. 65, £540+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Issued Stamps1d. deep blue block of four, large part original gum with the lower pair very lightly mounted. A fine and attractive block. Rare being the third largest recorded mint multiple. S.G. 66, £560+. Photoprovenance:Hodsell Hurlock, June 1958Leslie Wheeler, May 1970Peter Jaffê, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Issued Stamps1d. deep blue block of four, neatly cancelled with three double-arc datestamps for 1 March 1875; fine and most attractive. The largest known used multiple. Also two singles, one grossly misperforated and one a discovery example with "lynch.bord'x" perfin. S.G. 66. Photo for blockSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perforated 14Issued Stamps1d. deep blue, bisected diagonally and tied on piece by 17 June 1875 single-ring datestamp with a further strike alongside. Rare with just four examples recorded. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (1985). S.G. 66a, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1875 Crown CC, Perf. 12½Die Proof4d. in black on India paper on card (44x49mm.); fine and rare. Photoprovenance:Edmund Bayley, October 1990Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Barbados1875 Crown CC, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs4d. black block of four on wove paper; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1875 Crown CC, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps½d., 1d., 3d. (2), 4d, and 6d., (2), each handstamped "specimen" (BAR1) in red, black or blue, unused or with part to large part original gum; the 1d. with thin at top though generally good to fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2007) for fourSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1875 Crown CC, Perf. 14Issued Stamps6d. chrome-yellow block of four, fresh with large part original gum; the lower pair with horizontal gum crease, otherwise sound. S.G. 79, £600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 ½d. (2), 1d. rose, 1d. carmine, 2½d. ultramarine, 2d. deep blue, 3d. deep purple, 3d. reddish purple, 4d. grey, 4d. brown, 4d. deep brown, 6d., 1/- and 5/-, unused (4d. grey) or mint, generally good to fine with the 5/- particularly fresh. S.G. 89-103Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1897 Jubilee master die proof in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), dated "23 aug. 97", fine, and ¼d. to 2/6d. set of nine each overprinted "specimen", mint; 5d. with tiny thin at top, otherwise good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1916-20 Seal of the Colony ½d. green and 3/- orange and brown imperforate printer's sample horizontal pairs on wove paper, each overprinted "specimen" (DS1 and DS2) respectivelySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosBritannia Reprinted Proofs6d. in combination with blank value tablet, in black on hard paper (61x44mm.) and value tablet with crossed lines in blue-green (2), carmine, bright blue and orange, each on card (32-33-37mm.). R.P.S. Certificate (2016) for firstRSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsA collection of barred numerals (52) on a selection of Britannia values, comprising Nos. 1 (16 in three different sizes), 2 (4), 3 (5), 4, 5 (8 with a (1d.) pair), 6, 7 (2), 8 (2), 9 (5) and 10 (8); fair to superb strikesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsA collection of bootheel numerals on a range of Britannia (129) and a few other values, comprising Nos. 1 (20 in two types), 2 (4), 3 (9), 4 (8), 5 (13), 6 (6), 7 (13), 8 (5), 9 (6), 10 (14), 11 (13, one on 1d, on large part 1875 envelope), and later void type (22); generally good to fine strikes, also two forgeriesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsA collection of Head Office datestamps comprising double-arc types (15), all but one on Britannias with one in red and two in blue, single-circle types (10) on values to 1/-, later types to c. 1907 (22) and Parcel Post (3); generally good to fine and an unusual groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsA collection of Parish Datestamps on a range of values, comprising with code Nos. 2 (2), 3 (2), 4, 5 (5), 6., 7, 10 (4) and 11 (4), and named types for Christchurch (3), St. Philip (12), St. George (4), St. John (6), St. Joseph (7), St. James (6), St. Thomas (6), St. Andrew (2), St. Peter (14) and St. Lucy (7), generally good to fine strikesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1859 (3 Sept.) "Mercantile Intelligencer" entire letter (faults) to Trinidad, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) pale blue (2, both with three margins) each cancelled "1", despatch and arrival datestamps on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1861 (c.) front from Bridgetown to Martinique, bearing 1852-55 blued paper (4d.) brownish red in combination with 1860 pin-perf. 12½ (d.) yellow-green (2) each cancelled "1" and with despatch datestamp below; raged and other faults though an almost certainly unique franking. S.G. 9, 16. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1863 (25 Mar.) Prices Current entire letter (minor ink-etch at top) to Guadeloupe, bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue and (4d.) dull rose-red both clearly cancelled "1" and with despatch datestamp at left. B.P.A. Certificate (2017). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1868 (25 July) Poole correspondence Officer's envelope (small imperfections and part flap missing) to Kent, countersigned by Poole as "Staff Sugeon major" and bearing 6d. orange-vermilion cancelled by bootheel "1", despatch and Chatham (11.8) datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1869 (10 Aug.) envelope (220x95mm.) envelope from St. Peter to Ashbourne, bearing 1861-70 1/- black strip of four each cancelled with bootheel "10" and with arrival datestamp (30.8) below, despatch codes "10" and "1" datestamps on reverse; envelope with two creases well clear of the strip and a rare high value franking from this Parish office. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1873 (12 Mar.) entire (no side flaps) to London, bearing 1873 clean-cut perf. 14-15½ 1/- black placed sideways and cancelled with code "1" single-ring datestamp with another strike alongside, arrival datestamp (31.3) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1881 envelope to Barbados franked at 1/- with 1d. Venetian red (5) or 1d. lilac (7) cancelled by SE32 duplex, 1895 Hong Kong 4c. and 3c. brown reply card and 1903 postcard from USA bearing 2c., both showing oval-framed "barbados/ship letter" datestamp applied on arrival, 1898 envelope from St. Vincent to London bearing ½d. (5) cancelled with Barbados squared-circle datestamps and showing "Posted on British Packet" handstamp in violet at foot and 1902 postcard to England bearing GB KEVII ½d. (2) sharing Barbados datestamp and showing "posted on board." handstamp...

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1883-1961 range of covers (43, 18 QV or early 20th. Century) including registered (4, two to the Channel Islands), 1890 and 1894 with framed "too late", Parish datestamps (7), Official mail (3), etc; also a selection of unused postal stationery (29)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland 1884 Issue1d. (2), 3d. (3), 4d. (4), 6d. (3) and 1/- (2), unused with part to large part original gum; a few small faults with one 1d. creased though of generally fine appearance; also three forgeries. S.G. 1-5, £986provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland 1884 Issue1d. red block of four, unused with some original gum, light horizontal crease at top. A rare multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (2006). S.G. 1, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland 1884 Issue4d. olive-grey, a lower left quarter sheet of twenty-four (4x6), unmounted with original gum; the corner piece of margin missing. A very fine multiple. S.G. 3, £768+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland 1884 Issue4d. olive-grey, a lower right quarter sheet of twenty-four (4x6) with complete margins on two sides, unmounted with original gum. A very fine multiple. S.G. 3, £768+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland 1884 Issue6d. lilac-mauve vertical pair, variety imperforate between, fresh and fine unused with part to large part original gum. A lovely pair in much above average condition. S.G. 4b, £1900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1885-87 Cape Stamps OverprintedAn unused selection comprising ½d. red overprint (9, one with "and" out of alignment), ½d. black overprint (8 with a pair), 1d. (6), 2d. (5, one with "and" out of alignment), 3d. (4), 4d. (5, one with "and" out of alignment), 6d. (3) and 1/- (3), mainly with part to large part original gum and of generally good to fine appearance. S.G. 1-8, £3,328provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1885-87 Cape Stamps Overprinted½d. grey-black (CC) with variety overprint double, in lake and black, unused with part original gum and of good appearance; a little gum toned otherwise fine. Rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1974). S.G. 1a, £5000. Photoprovenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, May 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1885-87 Cape Stamps Overprinted½d. grey-black (Anchor), variety "ritish", unused without gum; two shortish perfs at right, otherwise sound and a presentable example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1962). S.G. 4a, £2,750. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1885-87 Cape Stamps Overprinted1d. rose-red, variety "ritish", unused with part original gum; two thin specks, otherwise sound. An attractive example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1968). S.G. 5a, £4,250. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1887 (1 Nov.) Overprinted ½d. Vermilion½d. vermilion mint collection comprising a corner block of eighteen with rounded Jubilee line, a corner block of six with control "B", two blocks of four, a corner strip of three with control "J", a pair and singles (6, one marginal with control "D" and three with broken or misplaced letters), also used (2) and a forgery. Generally fineprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1887 (1 Nov.) Overprinted ½d. Vermilion½d. vermilion (2), one diagonally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2), the other overprinted "specimen" (GB 9), fresh mint. S.G. 9provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1887 Unappropriated Dies1d. to 6d. (four values) in lilac on Garter watermark paper, 1/- to 10/- (five values) in green on Script "VR" watermark paper, £1 and £5 in deep purple on two Scales watermark paper, all imperforate and each overprinted "specimen" (GB 6), fineprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1887 Unappropriated Dies3d. and 6d. on gummed Orb watermark paper, 1/- to 10/- (five values) on gummed Script "VR" watermark paper, all imperforate in green and each handstamped "specimen" (GB 9), the 3d. and 6d. corner examples with Jubilee line, fineprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1887 Unappropriated Dies1/- and 10/- imperforate plate proofs in green on gummed Script "VR" watermark paper, both handstamped "cancelled" (GB 14), fresh and fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue1d. to £5 set of twelve, each diagonally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2), unused with part original gum, also an additional 10/- similarly handstamped in violet; generally fine. S.G. 10s-21s, £1000+. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue1d. to £5 set of twelve, each handstamped "specimen" (GB 9 or 11), unused with part original gum, generally fine. S.G. 10s-21s, £1000. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue1d. (2), 2d. (4, one the pale shade), 3d. (5, one the pale shade), 4d. (2), 6d. (2), 1/- (4, one with variety dot between "u" and "e"), 2/- (3), 2/6d. (3), 5/- (3) and 10/- (2), unused with part to large part original gum, some shades in the shilling values, generally good to fine. S.G. 10-19, £2,450Note: the dot between "U" and "E" variety occurs on R.1/12 on most, but not all, printings.provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue1d. (2), 3d. (2, marginal or corner), 1/- and 2/6d. block of four, 3d. upper right corner block of forty-eight (6x8) with R.1/12 showing dot between "u" and "e", and 2/- marginal block of seven, fresh mint with stamps remaining unmounted. S.G. 10, 12, 15-17, £1,630provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue1d., 2d., 2/-, 2/6d., 5/-, 10/- and £1, each handstamped "Specimen" (BEC 1) in magenta, unused with part original gum; some creases and a few light fox marks though a rare group. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue2d., 4d., 6d. and 1/-, each handstamped "cancelled" (GB 14), unused without gum; the 1/- a little faded though a rare group. PhotoNote: These stamps come from a printing when the Inland Revenue authorised De La Rue to apply this overprint to twelve examples of postage and revenue stamps printed or overprinted for use in various British territories and postal agencies. Six examples were placed in a record book held by the Inland Revenue controlling officers and De La Rue's works, and six were kept in company's records. The Inland Revenue book, c...

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue3d. pale reddish lilac and black marginal block of twelve (3x4) with margin at right, fresh mint; traces of creasing though a rare multiple with most remaining unmounted. S.G. 12a, £960provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue4d. lilac and black upper right corner block of twenty-four (6x4), fresh mint and mounted in the margins only; some creasing along the perforations and the upper right stamp with a surface fault though a rare multiple. S.G. 13, £1,560provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue£1 lilac and black handstamped "specimen" (GB 11) and "cancelled" (GB 14), large part original gum, fine and scarce. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue£1 lilac and black, fresh with large part original gum, fine. S.G. 20, £900. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue£5 lilac and black handstamped "specimen" (GB 13), unused with large part orginal gum, fine and scarce. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (Jan.) Issue£5 lilac and black, fresh with large part original gum; small "Turbin" handstamp on reverse. Fine and scarce. S.G. 21, £4000. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (7 Aug.) Provisional Surcharges1d. on 1d. to 1/- on 1/- set of five, fresh mint. S.G. 22-28, £898. Photo for 4d.provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (7 Aug.) Provisional Surcharges2d. on 2d. lilac and black, variety surcharge in green, neatly cancelled with part light Setlagoli c.d.s. An extremely fine and choice example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1968). S.G. 23c, £4000. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (7 Aug.) Provisional Surcharges2d. on 2d. lilac and black, variety surcharge in green, neatly cancelled with part light barred numeral "555" of Vryburg leaving surcharge clearly visible; small corner crease at upper right otherwise a fine example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (2007). S.G. 23c, £4000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1888 (7 Aug.) Provisional Surcharges4d. on 4d., 6d. on 6d. and 1/- on 1/-, each handstamped "Specimen" (BEC 1) in magenta, fresh mint; 4d. on 4d. with small inclusion otherwise fine. Photoprovenance: Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Nov.) Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" reading up, a used study collection comprising 1d. (6), 2d. stereo overprint (23 with a block of six and a vertical pair, the latter with one showing no stop after "Bechuanaland" and one with no stop after "British") and 2d. typeset overprint (6), several with minor type-face varieties, generally good to fine. S.G. 31, 32provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Nov.) Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" reading up, 1d. rose-red right-hand pane of sixty with plate number "7", fine mint and a useful plating multiple. S.G. 31provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Dec.) Overprinted on Stamps of Great Britain1d., 2d., 4d. and 6d., each diagonally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2) in violet, fresh mint; 2d. with defect at foot otherwise fine. S.G. 33s-36sprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Dec.) Overprinted on Stamps of Great Britain1d., 2d., 4d., 6d. (2) and 1/-, each handstamped "specimen" (GB 9) for Inland Revenue records, fresh mint; the additional 6d. with a diagonal crease otherwise fine. S.G. 33s-37sprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Dec.) Overprinted on Stamps of Great Britain1d. (12 with strips of three showing controls "N" and "R", and a single with control "O"), 2d. (3), 4d. (25 with a pane of twenty), 6d. (3) and 1/- (29 with a wonderful fresh upper left corner block of twenty-five), all mint, and 1d. (13 with a block and strip of four), 2d. (4), 4d. (5), 6d. (5 with a pair) and 1/- used (a few a little faded); some with damaged letter varieties, generally fine; also four forgeriesprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more infor...

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1891 (Dec.) Overprinted on Stamps of Great Britain1d. lilac lower pane of 120 with control "N", nearly all unmounted; a few light fox marks on gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 33, £840+provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards1d. rose-red interpanneau block of 108 (12x9) with plate numbers "7", and 2d. pale bistre-brown left-hand pane of sixty less the interpanneau margin, several stamps showing damaged type varieties, fine mint with most remaining unmounted. S.G. 38-39, £1473provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards1d. rose-red, variety "British" omitted, fresh with part original gum, one short perf at top otherwise sound. Rare. Brandon Certificate (1982). S.G. 38b, £4,250. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards1d. rose-red overprinted "Bechuanaland/British", fresh with large part original gum. Fine and rare. S.G. 38c, £1500. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards1d. rose-red plate "7" marginal block of four with one showing no dots to "i" of "British" and a single showing the same variety; 2d. pale bistre plate "2" upper right corner block of eight (4x2) with the upper left pair showing varieties no dots to "i" of "British" and inverted "u" for second "n" se-tenant, and a marginal pair with the left-hand stamp showing variety no dots to "i" of "British"; the last with gum a little toned, otherwise fine mint. S.G. 38e, 39e, 39f; £1145...

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards2d. pale bistre with variety overprint double, fine used. Rare. S.G. 39a, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards2d. pale bistre horizontal pair showing variety "Bechuanaland/British", fine mint. Scarce. S.G. 39d, £1000. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards2d. pale bistre showing variety "Bechuanaland/British", part original gum, fine. Scarce. S.G. 39d, £500. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBritish Bechuanaland1893 (Dec.) - 95 Cape of Good Hope Overprinted "British/Bechuanaland" Reading Downwards2d. pale bistre with variety overprint reading up and no dots to "i" of "British", fresh with part original gum, fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1970). S.G. 39g, £4750. Photoprovenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1887 British Bechuanaland ½d. vermilion overprinted "protectorate" at centre, large part original gum. Very rare. PhotoNote: This and the following essay were prepared and overprinted by Messers. Townsend and Co. of Vryburg. See Holmes, page 84.provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1887 British Bechuanaland 2d. lilac and black overprinted "protectorate" at centre, small part original gum; some peripheral gum tones though extremely rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"½d. vermilion mint selection (105) including a block of sixty with margins on three sides and corner blocks of six (2) with Jubilee line from the 2nd Setting, each with one raised "r", a marginal block of four from the 1st Setting, a strip of three with control "D" and a single with control "B", a strip of three and four singles showing partially doubled overprints and others with misaligned letters, generally fine; also three used and forgeries (15). S.G. 40provenance:Sir John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subj...

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"½d. vermilion from the 1st Setting, variety overprint double, fine mint. B.P.A. Certificate (2006). S.G. 40a, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"½d. vermilion from the 2nd Setting, variety overprint double, fine mint. S.G. 40a, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1d. on 1d. lilac and black block of twenty-five from the upper left corner of the sheet, [52] showing variety raised figure "1" (not the listed variety), three others showing small type varieties, fresh mint with nearly all remaining unmounted; minor creasing in left margin, otherwise fine and a scarce multiple. S.G. 41, £500+provenance:John Ingle-field-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1d. on 1d. lilac and black, two examples with variety small figure "1", one [52] (not the listed variety), the other [74] and being one of the two listed positions, fresh mint with part original gum. S.G. 41, 41a, £425provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1d. on 1d. lilac and black with variety small figure "1" [74], fine mint. S.G. 41a, £425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1d. on 1d. lilac horizontal pair, [109-110], [110] with small figure "1", unused with part original gum, fresh and fine mint. S.G. 41/41a, £425+. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"2d. on 2d. lilac and black with curved foot to "2", lightly cancelled by Vryburg c.d.s., fine. S.G. 42b, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"4d. on 4d. lilac and black, fine mint. S.G. 44, £475. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"1/- green and black block of four with two stamps showing dropped "r", fresh lightly mounted mint; the left-hand pair with gum crease otherwise fine. A scarce multiple. S.G. 46, £560+. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"5/- black and green, fresh and fine unused with large part original gum. S.G. 49, £1300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (Dec.) - 95 Overprinted "Protectorate"10/- black and green, fine unused with part to large part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (1988). S.G. 50, £5000. Photoprovenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, May 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Jan.) Cape of Good Hope ½d. overprinted "Bechuanaland/Protectorate", a mint selection comprising a strip of twelve from the top of the sheet with plate and current numbers, a marginal block of eleven, a corner block of four with plate number and nine singles, two showing portions of "Protectorate" failing to print; also used (2) and forgeries of varieties (2); generally good to fine. S.G. 52provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1888 (27 Dec,) ½d. grey-black (2), one variety overprint double, sharing light barred oval cancellation and on small piece; scarce. S.G. 52, 52a, £805. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Jan.) Cape of Good Hope ½d. overprinted "Bechuanaland/Protectorate", variety overprint double, unused with large part original gum; one thinned perf at lower right otherwise fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2004). S.G. 52a, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Aug.) "Four Pence" on ½d. VermilionThree examples with one handstamped "Specimen" (BEC 1) in magenta and two diagonally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2), fine mint. S.G. 53provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Aug.) "Four Pence" on ½d. VermilionA single with variety surcharge inverted, light indistinct barred numeral cancellation, fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1985). S.G. 53c, £4000. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Aug.) "Four Pence" on ½d. VermilionA single with variety surcharge inverted, small part barred numeral cancellation at upper right; trace of soiling otherwise fine. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1985). S.G. 53c, £4000. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1889 (Aug.) "Four Pence" on ½d. VermilionA single with surcharge in green, small part c.d.s. at left leaving nearly all the design clear; trace of thin at foot otherwise fine. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1995). S.G. 35var, £1500 (see S.G. footnote). PhotoNote: This variety is believed to arise from poor cleaning of the ink rollers after the previous job. Very few examples are recorded and where cancellations are definitive all are cancelled at Shoshong.provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1890 "Protectorate" ½d. trial overprints, two strips of three with 15mm. overprint, one with overprint inverted, fine mint. S.G. 54, 54a, £930provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1893 (24 Feb.) envelope (small imperfections) from Vryburg to Cape Town, bearing 1891 on Cape 1d. pair (one with part of "i" missing) sharing "555" barred oval and with despatch datestamp below, arrival datestamp (26.2) on reverse and 1906 (Feb.) envelope registered from Mochudi to Boston, U.S.A. "c/o Adams Express Co.", bearing 1897-1902 4d. and 1904-13 2½d. sharing several badly inked impressions of what appears to be negative mail bag seal cancellations of Mochudi and with Harbor sender's cachet at upper left, Cape Town (17.2) and arrival (20.3) datest...

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1897-1902 on G.B., ½d. to 6d. set of seven (1d. marginal), each handstamped "specimen" (GB 15 and not recorded by Samuel on the ½d. vermilion), large part original gum; the 3d. with horizontal crease, otherwise fresh and fine. S.G. 59-65provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1897-1902 on GB, ½d. vermilion, 1d., 2d., 3d., 4d. and 6d. each overprinted "specimen" (D12), and additional 4d. and 6d. showing broken "m" in "specimen", fresh mint. S.G. 59, 61-65provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1897-1902 mint collection on leaves including three sets of seven with a few showing damaged letters, ½d. vermilion, 2d. and 4d. blocks of four, ½d. vermilion strip of three with control "P", ½d. vermilion block of six with control "Q", ½d. blue-green block of four with control "R", 1d. block of six with control "V", 3d. and 6d. blocks of six, also a used set and two forgeries; generally fine. S.G. 59-65provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1900 (16 June) envelope from Taungs to Port Elizabeth, bearing Cape 1893 1d. with clear manuscript "Taungs 18/6/00" cancellation, arrival c.d.s. (21.6) on reverse. Rare and most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1904-12 die proof of the overprint in black on glazed card (60x92mm.), unmarked. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1904-12 2½d. ultramarine horizontal strip of three, the centre stamp with variety stop after "p" in "protectorate", fresh and fine mint. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1986). S.G. 69a, £1000+. Photoprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1912-14 Downey Head 1d. scarlet lower left corner block of fifty (5x10), the no cross on crown variety apparent on R.3/3-4 and R.5/5; minor crease in left margin, otherwise fine. S.G. 72/72aprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1913-24 mint collection including two sets of ten (one less 4d.), ½d. block of thirty with one showing damaged second "e" in "protectorate", ½d. marginal strip of five with one showing damaged "p" in "protectorate", 1d. marginal block of twelve with one showing damaged second "r" in "protectorate", 1½d. and 1/- with kiss print varieties overprint double, one albino, also used sets of ten (2, one less 4d.) with a few additional values and six forgeries; generally good to fine. S.G. 73-82provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Bu...

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1913-24 1/- bistre (3), each overprinted "specimen" (GB 23) with one additionally overprinted "specimen" (20x3mm.) diagonally in violet, part to large part original gum; one with two short perfs at foot otherwise sound. S.G. 82sprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1915 (8 Apr.) large part Union label for bullion sent by The Tati Company Ltd. to Bulawayo, bearing 1888 10/- in combination with 1913-24 2d. and 1/- each neatly cancelled by Francistown c.d.s.; fine and rare with this 10/- value. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1919 Waterlow 2/6d. deep sepia-brown clearly showing re-entry (R.2/1), well-centred, fine mint. S.G. 83a, £1400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1920-23 Bradbury 2/6d. chocolate-brown clearly showing major re-entry (R.1/2), very fine mint. Holcombe Certificate (1995). S.G. 88a, £2500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1920-23 Bradbury 5/- rose-carmine, lower left corner horizontal pair, mint. Very fine. S.G. 89, £220+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1925-27 mint collection comprising mint (2) with two sets of eight and additional ½d., 1d., 6d. on ordinary paper and 1/-, and used (19) with a set of eight and additional values to 1/-; generally fine. S.G. 91-98provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1925-27 3d. violet, a marginal example from the right of the sheet with watermark inverted, fresh lightly mounted mint. S.G. 94w, £200provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1925-27 3d. violet (2), one with overprint double, one albino (closely spaced), the other with watermark inverted, fresh mint. Brandon Certificate (1978) for former. S.G. 94a, 94w, £400provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1925-37 6d. purple on ordinary paper, a lower left corner block of six (3x2) with control "E.26" (imperforate margins), fresh and fine mint. S.G. 97Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1935 Silver Jubilee2d., 3d. and 6d. top right corner blocks of six (3d.) or four showing lightning conductor, plus additional 3d. top left corner block of four showing two swans (R.2/2); the 6d. with small thinning in right margin otherwise fine mint. S.G. 112c, 113c, 114c, £595Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1935 Silver Jubilee3d. and 6d. top left corner block of four, both showing short extra flagstaff, fine mint. S.G. 113b, 114b, £525Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1935 Silver JubileeA collection of unlisted varieties, neatly mounted and written-up on pages with descriptive details, comprising a range of mint (17) and used (8) items with many in multiples, including vertical line to left of 2nd turret from left (three items), vertical line to left of Round Tower (six items), short vertical line on turret to left of Round Tower (three items), various vertical hairlines (six items) and two swans (three items); generally good to fineprovenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

(x) BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1938-52 set of eleven in very lightly mounted mint blocks of four, mounted on one stamp or in the margin only, very fine. S.G. 118-128, £440+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectorate1961 1r. Type I on 10/- black and red brown from the upper left corner of the sheet, unmounted mint. Very fine. S.G. 167, £275Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland ProtectoratePostage Dues1932 set of three (2) perforated "specimen", one additionally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2a), the first fresh mint, the second without gum. S.G. D4-D6provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandBechuanaland ProtectoratePostage Dues1932 2d violet on ordinary paper, a lower left corner block of twelve (6x2) with interpanneau margin at right showing both examples of large "d" (R.9/6 and 10/6), fine unmounted mint. S.G. D6/6a, £410Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1922-34 Script Ship types, a study in a FG album with slipcase in a box, comprising ¼d. 50 mint, 9 used), ½d. (291 mint, 24 used), 1d. (331 mint, 84 used - one with "flag" flaw), 1½d. (125 mint, 29 used), 2d. (158 mint, 11 used, one with watermark reversed), 2½d. sage-green (38 mint, 12 used), 2½d. ultramarine (154 mint, 30 used), 3d. ultramarine (12 mint, 7 used), 3d. purple on yellow (86 mint, 5 used), 4d. (85 mint, 12 used), 6d. (4 mint, 8 used) and 1/- black on emerald (60 mint), the mint mostly in multiples of various sizes including half sheets and corner blocks of thirty. A f...

(x) Bermuda1938-53 selection comprising perf. 14 2/- (2, one an early printing, the other marginal), 5/- (2), 10/-, 12/6d., perf. 13 10/- and £1 (2), all large part original gum, a fine groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1947 perf. 14 12/6d. grey and yellow, lower marginal example, mint with slight hinge remainder. Very fine. Brandon Certificate (1992) S.G. 120d, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BermudaCancellationsA collection in two large Stanley Gibbons albums with slipcases in a box, covering most post offices with many early types on loose QV issues though the majority on post 1945 issues, single and double ring datestamps, barred ovals, slogans, instructionals etc. An interesting lot worth viewingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1890-97 mostly used selection on pages, including 1890 ½a. on 1d., 1a. on 2d., 1890-95 2½a. black on yellow imperf. between vertical pair, 1895 2½ on 4½a. on piece, 1897 2½a. on 1a., etc., a good variety of cancellations, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1890 4a. on 5d. dull purple on blue, original gum; fresh and fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1990). S.G. 3, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1890-95 8a. imperforate sample stamp in ultramarine on thin card, perforated "specimen" (B1), large margins and fine. The only example of the 8a. recorded in this colour. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1891 Mombasa Provisional "1 Anna" on 4a. brown initialled A.B. (Archibald Brown), unused without gum; straight edge at left, diagonal crease at upper left, nevertheless a fine and fresh example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1978). S.G. 26, £10,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1895-96 on India ½a. marginal block of six (2x3) from the left of the sheet, variety overprint double, one albino, unmounted mint; toned and margin largely detached though a scarce multiple. S.G. 49d, £1,350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1895-96 on India ½a. block of four, variety overprint double, one albino, one with paper adherence, the other three unmounted mint; a little toned, otherwise fine. S.G. 49d, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1895-96 on India 2a.6p. yellow-green with overprint double, part original gum, thinned perf. at top, fine and rare. Only a handful of examples recorded (See Minns/Krieger page 89). B.P.A. Certificate (2011). S.G. 53var. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895-96 on India 2r. carmine and yellow brown overprinted in small type essay "British/East/Africa" for use as specimen stamp for the UPU, used on piece. Brandon Certificate (1978). See footnote after SG 63. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1935 Silver Jubilee 1p. ultramarineA vertical pair, one with variety short "u" in "jubilee", tied by retta cancellation on reverse of small envelope to Manchester, Cairo c.d.s. of 29 Dec. 1935 and red "19" on the front; a few very faintly stained perfs., fine. Multiples on cover are rare. Brandon Certificate (1999). S.G. A10. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1935 Silver Jubilee 1p. ultramarineSeries of three letters, dated 15th. May, 17th. May and 31st. May, from Buckingham Palace to Squadron Leader C.H. Moore, Royal Air Force, Aboukir, thanking him for sending examples of the British Forces in Egypt 1935 Jubilee 1p. to the King; also a covering envelope dated 15 May with violet "GVR" in circle on the front and red embossed Crown on reverse; some stains and punch holes. A fascinating groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Guiana1856 4c. black on magenta, initialled "EDW" and cancelled by light Demerara double-arc d.s.; pressed vertical crease and some slight thins, nevertheless a presentable example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate. S.G. 24, £25,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Guiana1862 1c. black on magenta, complete sheet of twelve, second setting, perforated "specimen" (inverted in column 1), [6] and [8] type 26, [1] variety "foot to 1", original gum; fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018), S.G. 162, 164, 164bSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Honduras1962 Birds 10c. Macaw, variety blue omitted, unmounted mint from the left f the sheet, fine and scarce. With normal for comparison. S.G. 207a, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Solomon Islands1914 £1 purple and black on red marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, fresh mint with the stamps unmounted. A rare multiple. S.G. 38. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Brunei1895 25c., 50c. and $1, and 1922 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition 1c. to $1 used, 3c. and 4c. with variety broken "e", a few short perfs. and some slight stains, fine. Cat £1000+.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Canada1868-90 Large Queen, Ottawa printing, thin crisp paper, 3c. red-brown, unused with part original gum, some slightly heavy hinge remnants otherwise fine. S.G. 49, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Canada1897-98 Maple Leaves ½c. to 10c., set of eight blocks of four, part original gum, hinge remnants, 10c. with a few shortish perfs. at lower left. Scarce in blocks. S.G. 141-149, £1,700+provenance:Lord Steinberg, September 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Canada1908-63 mint selection (78) on stockpage, including 1908 Quebec set (part original gum), 1911-22 5c. pair, 1935 1c. to $1, 1942-48 War Effort 1c. to $1, Air 6c. and 7c. in vertical pairs, 1946-47 Peace (less 10c.) in vertical pairs, Official 1949 Postage and Air set, etc., chiefly fine with many unmounted mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Canada1930 Air 5c., 1935 Air 6c., 1937-38 Air 6c., 1946 Peace 8c. to $1, Air 7c., 1950 Oil Wells 50c., 1953 Totem Pole $1 and 1963 Export $1, all in blocks of four, some with imprint, and 1951 Fisherman $1 block of eight and blocks of four from the four corners of the sheet, chiefly unmounted mint. S.G. 310, 355, 371, 401-407, 431, 446, 536, £1,437+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaOfficial Stamps1939-49 mint selection comprising 1939 set of eleven plus Air 6c., 1942-43 set of sixteen and 1949 Air 2c. and 3c., fine. S.G. O120-O130, O133, O137-O152 and O160-O161, £580+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1853-64 selection of triangulars (15) on stockcards, including 1853 Perkins Bacon deeply blued 1d., slightly blued 1d., 1855-63 6d. pale rose lilac and slate lilac shades, 1/- deep dark green, 1863-64 6d., etc., chiefly used and with three margins; good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good Hope1855-63 white paper 1/- deep dark green with good to large margins, fine appearance, crease at lower right corner and small cut below "h" of "hope", used. S.G. 8b, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 De La Rue 1d. deep carmine-red, rectangular block of four, original gum, large margins, some very minor gum wrinkling; fine and a scarce multiple. S.G. 18, £1,300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good Hope1863-64 De La Rue 1d. deep carmine-red pair with good margins, part original gum, trace of a gum crease, and 6d. bright mauve with good to large margins, part original gum, gum wrinkle and fractionally toned. S.G. 18, 20, £1,075Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good Hope1871-74 1d. red upper left corner vertical pair and 1/- green horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet, both on glazed unwatermarked paper overprinted "cancelled" (D7); fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good Hope1902-04 ½d. to 5/- set of nine with additional 5/-, good to fine mint, and 5/- used; also Stamp Duty 1876 12/- orange-brown, unmounted mint. £438+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsJamaica used in Cayman Islands1d. red Falls with good to fine central "grand cayman/cayman islands" double-ring d.s. dated "jy 31/00", fine. S.G. Z12, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsJamaica used in Cayman Islands1d. red Falls with good to fine central "grand cayman/cayman islands" double-ring d.s. dated "my 29/00"; light corner crease otherwise fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1974). S.G. Z12, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1900 ½d. and 1d., 1902-03 CA ½d. to 1/-, 1907 MCA 4d. to 5/- (1/- with some short perfs at foot), 1907-09 ½d. to 10/-, the 2½d. showing short left leg of "m" in "cayman" (all with hinge remnants) and 1908 ¼d., each overprinted "specimen", fine mint. Cat. £1090Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1900 stamp-size master die proof with blank name and duty plate in black on glazed card, affixed to piece dated "May 29" and giving details of leads taken. Ex De la Rue Daybook. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1900 ½d. (6 including top left corner plate block of four) and 1d. (6 including top left corner plate block of four), 1902-03 ½d. to 1/- (2 sets, one with plate number margin at top) with additional ½d. and 1d. corner plate blocks of four, 1905 MCA ½d. to 1/- (2½d. and 6d. unmounted), 1907 MCA 4d. to 5/- (2 sets, one with plate number margin at top) with additional 6d. (lightly toned) showing dented frame, 1907 (Aug.) ½d. on 1d., 1907-09 ½d. to 10/- with both 1/- and shades of 6d. plus additional ½d., 1d. marginal block of four, 2½d. (5 including a corner plate block of four)...

Cayman Islands1902-03 1d. carmine and 2½d. bright blue, 1905 ½d. green, 1d. carmine and an upper interpanneau marginal example of the 1/- orange, each showing dented frame, all with large part original gum, fine. S.G. 4a, 5a, 8a, 9a and 12a, £2,375Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 CA ½d. imperforate colour trial in mauve on gummed watermarked paper, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 CA ½d. green with dented frame, fine mint. S.G. 3a, £300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 2½d. die proof of name and duty plate in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "7 oct 01", fine. B.P.A. Certficate (1978). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 6d. die proof of name and duty plate in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "7 oct 01", fine. B.P.A. Certficate (1978). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 CA 1/- imperforate colour trial in grey on gummed watermarked paper, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1905 MCA ½d., 1d., 2½d. pair, 6d. pair and 1/-, 1907 MCA 5/-, 1921-26 Script ¼d. to 10/- less 5/- on thirteen pieces and 1935 ¼d. to 10/-, fine used. Cat. £940+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1905 MCA ½d. green with dented frame, fine mint. S.G. 8a, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Mar.) MCA ½d. imperforate colour trial in light blue and brown on gummed watermarked paper, light corner crease otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Mar.) MCA ½d. imperforate colour trial in blue and red on gummed watermarked paper, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Mar.) MCA 1/- imperforate colour trial in grey and red on gummed watermarked paper, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Mar.) 5/- die proof of the name and duty plate in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "26 nov. 06"; very minor patch of toning at left. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) ½d" on 5/- and "1d" on 5/-, both with large part original gum, the former possibly unmounted, the latter with touch of colour loss otherwise fine. Brandon Certificate (1978) for former. S.G. 18-19, £575. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) ½d" on 5/-, fine used. S.G. 19, £400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1912-20 MCA ¼d. to 10/- with both 3d. (the lemon with small stain at top), 1/- and 10/-, and 1917 War Stamp set of three, each overprinted "specimen", fine mint. Cat. £910Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1912-30 MCA ¼d., ½d., 1d., 2d., 2½d. (2), 3d. (13 including Pl. 1 and 8 corner blocks of four), 4d., 6d., 1/- (4 including Pl. 5 corner pair), 2/-, 3/-, 5/- and 10/- (3), 1917 (Feb.) War Stamp 1½d. on 2½d. (28 including a block of four and a pair with no fraction bar and a corner plate number block of six with misplaced surcharge), 1917 (Sept.) 1½d. on 2½d. corner block of four and 1919-20 ½d. (4), 1½d. on 2d. (5) and 1½d. on 2½d. (7); fine mint. S.G. 40-59, £820+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

(x) Cayman Islands1917 (Sept.) War Stamp 1½d. (Type 16) on 2½d. deep blue, fine mint. Rare. Brandon Certificate (1978). S.G. 55, £750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1921-26 MCA 3d. to 10/- and Script ¼d. to 10/-, each overprinted "specimen", fine mint. S.G. 60s-83s, £675Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1921-26 MCA 3d. (6 including a pale yellow corner block of four), 4d. (3), 1/- (5 including a corner block of four), 5/-, 10/- and Script ½d. to 10/- with additional ½d. and 6d. shades, fine mint. S.G. 60-83, £336Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1921-26 1½d. stamp-size photographic essay inset on thick card (88x113mm.) dated "5th Oct 1920", marked "Approved", initialled and dated "19/10/20". PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1921-26 Script 3d. purple on yellow, variety watermark inverted and reversed, fine mint. Rare. S.G. 75y, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1921-26 4½d. imperforate plate proof vertical pair with margin at right and a single, in blue on unwatermarked paper, the former with paper wrinkle otherwise fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islandsc.1922 imperf x perf 14 2d. carmine printer's sample, a vertical pair on unwatermarked paper overprinted "specimen" (Type DS1), fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1932 Centenary ½d. to 10/- set of twelve perforated "specimen", fine mint. S.G. 84s-95s, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1932 Centenary ¼d. to 10/- set of twelve, fine mint, the 10/- unmounted. S.G. 84-95, £500. Photo for 10/-Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1935 ¼d. to 10/- set of twelve perforated "specimen" (10/- with a few shortish perfs at left) and mint ¼d. to 1/- in blocks of four and singles with additional ¼d. (2, one with imprint) to 3d., and 2/-, 5/- and 10/- singles, and 1935 Jubilee set (2, one perforated "specimen", fine. S.G. 96-111, £837Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsPostal StationeryA group comprising Cards with ¼d. and 1d. unused and used; Envelopes with 1d. and 2½d. unused, 1d. used from Georgetown to Jamaica and uprated ½d., 1d. used from Boddentown to Georgetown, the despatch c.d.s. with day and year in manuscript, and 2½d. registered from Cayman Brac to England and uprated 1d.; and Wrapper with ½d. unused. A fine lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsRural Posts1913 (18 Jan.) 1d. stationery card to "Mr John P. Bodden, Georgetown", cancelled by fine framed "west bay/Grand Cayman/rural/Post Collection" in violet. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsRural Posts1913 (3 Feb.) envelope to "Mr John P. Boddeen, Georgetown", bearing 1908-09 ¼d. pair sharing fine framed "east end/Grand Cayman/rural/Post Collection" in violet, showing Georgetown c.d.s. alongside and Boddentown d.s. on reverse; also ¼d. pair, ¼d. (2, one damaged) on piece and ½d. on piece all cancelled by clear framed h.s. in violet. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsRural Posts1913 (31 May) envelope to "Mrs C.H. Bodden, Georgetown", bearing 1913 ¼d. pair tied by fine framed "rural post/collection./grand cayman." in violet (latest known usage) and showing Georgetwon c.d.s. alongside; also a piece bearing 1912 ½d. showing complete strike of the framed h.s. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1904 (25 Feb.) Konecke envelope registered from Georgetown to London, bearing 1902 ½d. to 1/- set of five each tied by "grand cayman/cayman islands" double-ring d.s., showing "R" in oval with arrival d.s. on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1908 (13 June) envelope registered from Georgetown to Germany, bearing 1907-09 4d. and 1/- tied by "georgetown/grand cayman" single-ring d.s. and showing Jamaica Registered transit d.s.; and 1911 (20 July) envelope registered from Georgetown to England, bearing 1907-09 1/- and 1908 ¼d. tied by "georgetown/grand cayman" double-ring d.s. and showing Grand Cayman registration labelSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1908 (14 Oct.) addressed locally within Georgetown, showing manuscript "Pd ¼d/W.G.McC" in red ink over-cancelled with Georgetown c.d.s., fine. S.G. MP2, £250Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1917-37 envelopes (6, five registered) and a photographic picture-postcard ("George Town from Harbour, Grand Cayman") from Georgetown to Jamaica, USA and UK (5), variously franked (three with War Stamps) and showing various registration markings. A fine lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1923 (22 Jan.) Iremonger envelope registered to Bristol, bearing 1921-26 2½d. and 6d. tied by "west bay/grand cayman" double-ring d.s. (Type 1) and showing large Grand Cayman registration h.s. in violet; and 1938 (14 Feb.) envelope to USA, bearing 1935 2½d. tied by "west bay/grand cayman" double-ring d.s. (Type 2)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1923 (24 May) unstamped envelope from London (International Stamp Exhibition) with 1921 3d. tied by Georgetown double-ring d.s. and "T" in circle and showing unframed "T" alongside; 1932 (11 May) Panton envelope (surname erased) from Windhoek bearing South West Africa pair and 1922 ¼d. (8) tied by Georgetown double-ring d.s.; and 1933 (16 June) Panton envelope from Barbuda, bearing Antigua ½d. and Centenary ½d. and 1½d. tied by Georgetown double-ring d.s. and showing "T" in circle alongside. A fine trio of postage due coversSubject to 5% tax on Hammer...

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1933 (16 Feb.) Mercer envelope registered to Edinburgh, bearing Centenary 1d. and 2½d. tied by "east end/grand cayman" double-ring d.s. and showing "R" in oval with, on reverse, Boddentown, Georgetown and Kingston Registered transit datestampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1933 (7 Apr.) Mercer envelope registered to Edinburgh, bearing Centenary 2d. and 1/- tied by "cayman brac/grand cayman" double-ring d.s. and showing Cayman Brac registration h.s. in violetSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman IslandsCovers and Cancellations1935 (13 May) envelope to Norwich, bearing 1921-26 3d. tied by "north side/grandcayman" double-ring d.s. and showing Boddentown transit d.s. alongside, fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1830 (4 Aug.) front to Kandy, marked "On HM Service" and "Pay Office", and showing fine Crowned "colombo/post free" d.s. (Oxley Type 6; Proud Type OPD5 State 1 - only recorded date). Very scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1834 entire to London, marked "via Madras", rated "1/-", showing two strikes of Crowned "colombo/post paid" d.s. (Proud Type PD5 State 1), one dated 17 Apr.) with the second "17" inverted, the other dated 30 May with the second "30" missing and the first "30" with the "3" in manuscript, the reverse shows Madras transit datestamps, framed "india letter/brighton" and red arrival datestamp. Most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1835 (9 Nov.) front to Kandy, showing good to fine Crowned "colombo/post free" d.s. (Oxley Type 6var; Proud Type OPD5 State 2); small burn hole well away from datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1838 (20 Feb.) entire letter ex the "Huth" correspondence to London, marked "pr Fairy Queen", rated "1/8", showing good to fine Crowned "colombo/post paid" d.s. (Oxley Type 6; Proud Type PD5, State 1 - latest recorded date) and, on reverse across join, framed "dover/india letter" and arrival datestamp (22.6). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1838 (9 May) entire letter from a soldier in the 90th Regiment addressed to the Judge Advocate General at Calcutta, showing fair "colombo/post paid" d.s. with Crown removed (Oxley Type 6a; Proud Type PD5, State 2 - earliest recorded date) and, on reverse, Calcutta Bearing d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1838 (18 Oct.) entire letter to London, marked "p Agne Consignees Letter", showing fine "Crown/exempt ship lre" in red (Type Ex.1 with flat crown) and, on reverse across join, framed "india letter/falmouth" and arrival d.s., both in red; also 1840 (16 Dec.) large part entire from Richmond, USA, to London, marked "Consignees pr Ship Lagonda", rated "3", showing "Crown/exempt ship lre" in black (Type Ex.1 with flat crown) and, on reverse, framed "Gravesend/Ship Letter" (two strikes, one crossed by filing creases). An interesting pair of covers. Photo for...

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1839 (28 Sept.) front and part back to Kandy, showing mainly fine "colombo/post free" d.s. with Crown removed (Oxley Type 6a; Proud Type OPD6 - three months later than recorded). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1840 (30 Apr.) entire letter to Singapore, marked "p Brig Kate", showing fine Crowned "colombo/post paid" d.s. with reversed "s" (Oxley Type 7; Proud Type PD6), no other markings; heavy horizontal filing crease just clear of datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1840 (10 Nov.) entire to Kandy showing superb Crowned "colombo/post free" d.s. with reversed "s" (Oxley Type 7, Proud Type OPD8 - over seven months earlier than recorded). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1841 (7 May) entire to Kandy, showing mainly fine Crowned "colombo/post n. paid" d.s. with reversed "s" (Oxley Type 6, Proud Type UP4 - eighteen months earlier than recorded). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1841 (14 May) entire to Kandy, showing mainly fine Crowned "colombo/post n. paid" d.s. with reversed "s" (Oxley Type 6, Proud Type UP4 - eighteen months earlier than recorded). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1843 (26 Aug.) entire letter to Badddagama, showing largely fine Crowned "colombo/post free" oval d.s. (Proud Type OPD9 - nearly eight months earlier than recorded) applied in error with "free" deleted, and Crowned "colombo/post paid" oval d.s. (Proud Type PD7); the odd minor tone spot. Most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1844 (30 Aug.) entire letter to Kandy, showing manuscript "6" and fine Crowned "colombo/post n paid" oval d.s. (Oxley Type 10; Proud Type UP5), fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1845 (16 Dec.) entire letter to Belfast, marked "via Southampton", rated "1/-" and showing, on reverse, fine "colombo/steamer-letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15; Proud Type SL7) with London (25.1), Dublin (27.1) and arrival (28.1) datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1846 (26 Feb.) entire letter to Hong Kong, marked "per Braganza", showing good to fine "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. (Oxley Type 22a; Proud Type SL8 - earliest recorded date; crossed by light horizontal filing crease) and, on reverse, very fine "colombo/steamer-letter" c.d.s. with arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1846 (24 June) entire to Kandy, marked "OHMS" and showing, on reverse partly across join, mainly fine Crowned "colombo/post free" oval d.s. (Oxley Type 10; Proud Type OPD9 - latest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1846 (26 Nov.) entire to Kandy, marked "P Paid" and showing, on reverse just across join, fine Crowned "colombo/post paid" oval d.s. (Oxley Type 10; Proud Type PD7 - latest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1846 (26 Dec.) entire letter to Hong Kong, marked "per Steamer from Galle", rated "1/-", showing fine "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. (Oxley Type 22a; Proud Type SL8) and, on reverse, fine "colombo/steamer-letter" c.d.s. with poor arrival datestamp alongside. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1847 (21 Jan.) entire to Kandy, marked "On Her Majesty's Service" and "Immediate", rated "6d" and showing, on reverse, fine "colombo/post-not-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12; Proud Type UP6 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1847 (23 Jan.) entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, very fine "colombo/post-paid" c.d.s. in black (Oxley Type 12; Proud Type PD8 - earliest recorded date); and 1860 (16 Mar.) entire letter to London, marked "Per Overland Mail via Marseilles" and showing, on reverse, fine "colombo/post paid" c.d.s. in red and arrival datestamp (13.4)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1847 (8 Apr.) entire to Kandy showing, on reverse across join, fine "colombo/post free" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 14; Proud Type OPD10 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1848 (2 Oct.) entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, superb "colombo/post-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD8)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1850 (Dec.) entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, light "colombo/post-paid" c.d.s. (Proud Type PD8); 1854 (May) entire letter to London showing red crayon "5d", "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. and, on reverse, fair to good "colombo/steamer letter" c.d.s. (Proud Type SL7; crossed by heavy vertical filing crease)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1854 (21 Mar.) entire to Kandy marked "OHMS" and showing, on reverse, very fine "colombo/post-free" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 14; Proud Type OPD10 - latest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1855 (29 Dec.) printed Prices Current to Plymouth showing large handstruck "3" and, on reverse, fine "colombo/steamer-letter" c.d.s. (Proud Type SL7) and arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsColombo1865 (11 July) entire to Bordeaux, marked "via Marseilles", rated "1/-", showing fine "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. overstruck by red Marseilles entry d.s. and handstruck "20" (decimes) with, on reverse, light "colombo/steamer letter" c.d.s., Alexandria (British P.O.) transit d.s. (7.8) in blue and arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1840 (19 Oct.) entire letter to Singapore, marked " p Guess" and showing very fine Crowned "galle/post paid" d.s. in brownish ink (Oxley Type 8; Proud Type PD5), no arrival marking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1841 (31 May) entire letter to Singapore, marked "pr Rangmallah" and showing good to fine Crowned "galle/post paid" d.s. in brownish ink (Oxley Type 8; Proud Type PD5); also a second enclosed entire letter endorsed per the same ship requesting another enclosure be forwarded to Canton. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1844 (16 July) entire letter to Calcutta, showing fine but light Crowned "galle/post paid" d.s. in red (Oxley Type 8; Proud Type PD5 - latest recorded date) and, on reverse, legible "calcutta/ship letter/free" c.d.s. in red. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1845 (27 Sept.) small entire letter to Hong Kong showing, on reverse, fine "galle/steamer-letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15, Proud Type SL2 - earliest recorded date) with arrival double-arc datestamp (16.10) alongside. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1846 (13 Jan.) entire letter to Calcutta, redirected to Colombo and again to Kandy, showing very fine "galle/post-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type12, Proud Type PD6) and, on reverse, "calcutta/ship letter/free" c.d.s. in red. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1847 (29 May) envelope to Mauritius showing, on reverse, "galle/ship-letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 16, Proud Type SL3) with "mauritius/post office" double-ring arrival d.s. alongside. Very rare, the only recorded example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1850 (25 May) entire letter to Akyab, Burma, marked "pr P&O Steamer", showing poor to fine "british packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. with, on reverse, framed "forwarded by/john black/galle", good to fine "galle/steamer-letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15, Proud Type SL2) and Calcutta transit d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1852 (16 Dec.) mourning entire letter to London, marked "Overland" and "Registered", rated "1/6" in red and "2/6", showing mainly fine "british packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. (Oxley Type 22b, Proud Type SL6), "Crown/registered" and arrival c.d.s. (22.1) in red and, on reverse, fair to fine "galle/steamer-letter" c.d.s. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGalle1861 (20 Nov.) entire letter to Marseilles, showing fine "galle/post-not-paid" c.d.s. with "2" of day inverted and last "1" of year missing (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type UP3) partly overstruck by red Marseilles entry c.d.s. (12.12) and charged "18" (decimes) on arrival. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGampola1848 entire to Kandy, marked "Paid 1d" and showing, on reverse, fine horseshoe "gampolle/paid" with manuscript "P.P., 23 February, 1848" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D1 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGampola1848 Official entire to Kandy, marked "O.H. Service" and showing, on reverse, fine horseshoe "gampolle/paid" with manuscript "Free, 30 March, 1848" (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D1). Scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsGampolaUndated entire to Kandy, marked "p paid" and showing, on reverse, fine horseshoe "gampolle/post" with manuscript "13 Octr, paid" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D1)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsHanbantota1859 partly printed "register of drafts" to Kornegalle showing, on reverse, very fine strike of the worn state "hanbantotte/post-free" with manuscript "26 July, 59" inserted datestamp. in brownish ink (Oxley Type 20, Proud Type OPD1 - the only recorded date) with, on face, good to fine "colombo/post-free" c.d.s. in red (Proud Type OPD10 - four months later than recorded). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsJaffna1838 entire letter to London, marked "Via Madras", rated "1/-", showing fair to fine straight-line "jaffna" and straight-line "post paid" in red (Proud Type PS1 and PD1) with, on reverse, Madras transit datestamps, framed "india letter/southampton" in red and arrival c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsJaffna1840 (18 Nov.) entire to London redirected locally, marked "Per Overland Dispatch", rated "6/2", showing very light "jaffna" and "post paid" (crossed by filing crease) handstamps in red (Oxley Types 2 and 2pp, Proud Types PS1 and PD1), oval-framed "india" and, on reverse, arrival datestamps (8.1); a little soiled. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsJaffna1842 (13 Nov.) entire letter to Cochin, showing light but clear strike of straight-line "jaffna post paid" h.s. in red (Oxley Type11, Proud Type PD3 - latest recorded date) and, on reverse, Paid arrival d.s. in red; the handstamp crossed by natural paper crease. Very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsJaffna1860 (2 Feb.) entire from Madras to Mauritius, marked "per Nonparwil", variously rated and showing, on reverse, badly worn "jaffna/post-not-paid" c.d.s. for 27 March (Oxley Type 13, Proud Type UP2 - the only recorded date), "jaffna/ship letter" c.d.s. in red for 27 March (Oxley Type 16, Proud Type SL1 - latest recorded date), an oily strike applied in error and crossed through which in the process tore the paper, and again in black plus Crowned arrival datestamp. Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms a...

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1821 (8 June) entire to London, marked "by the Alexander", rated "1/-", showing good straight-line "kandy" and fine "post paid" handstamps (Oxley Type 2 and 2pp, Proud Type PS1 and PD1 - the former eleven months later than recorded, the latter the latest recorded date) overstruck by framed "india letter/portsmouth" in red and, on reverse, red arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1829 (24 Aug.) large part entire from Madawalatene (endorsed at lower left) showing very fine Crowned "kandy/post free" d.s. in red (unrecorded by Oxley, Proud Type OPD2). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1830 (6 Mar.) front to Kandy, marked "Madawalatene March five 1830" at top and showing mainly fine Crowned "kandy/post free" d.s. in red (unrecorded by Oxley; Proud Type OPD2 - latest recorded date). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1846 (6 Feb.) entire from Colombo to Kandy showing, on reverse, Crowned "colombo/post n. paid" oval d.s. and "kandy/post not paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type UP3 - earliest recorded date), the face panel marked "returned, Feby 10/48, not paid". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1846 (3 Sept.) entire letter from Rangalla to Bombay, rated "1/-" and "12as" and showing, on reverse, fair to fine "kandy/post-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD4 - earliest recorded date) with arrival datestamp alongside. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1847 (11 Jan.) entire letter from Rangalia to Bombay, rated "1/-" and "12as" and showing, on reverse, fair to fine "kandy/post-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD4) with arrival datestamp alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1847 (14 Nov.) entire letter to Aberdeen, marked "via Marseilles", rated "2/3" and showing, on reverse, fine "kandy/steamer letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15, Proud Type SL1) with London, Aberdeen and arrival datestamps alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1847 (22 Nov.) entire letter to Matelle showing, on reverse, mainly fine "kandy/post not paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type UP3)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKandy1862 envelope to London, marked "via Southampton", showing red crayon "6d" with, on reverse, legible "kandy/post paid" c.d.s. in red (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD4), "kandy/steamer letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15, Proud Type SL1), both with date unclear, and arrival c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKegalla1848 entire to Kandy, marked "Kaigalle 4th Nover 1848" at top right and showing very fine "kaygalle/post paid" with manuscript date "11, 1848, 4" inserted (Proud Type PD1 - earliest recorded date) . Scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKegalla1855 mourning envelope to London, marked "via Overland" and "via Southampton", showing "british packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. overstruck by red arrival Paid c.d.s. and, on reverse, fine "kaygalle/post paid" with manuscript date "28 Oct 55, pp" inserted (Oxley Type 18, Proud Type PD1); envelope with part flap missing. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKotmale1856 entire to Kandy, rated "11d" in red and showing, on reverse, horseshoe "kotmale/post" with manuscript date "5th June/56, Paid" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud TypeD1 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKurunegala1827 OHMS front to Kornegalle, marked "Colombo 27th February 1827" at top, showing good to fine straight-line "kurungala" and fair to good straight-line "post free" handstamps (Oxley Type 2 and 2pf, Proud Type PS1 and OPD1 - the latter eighteen months later than recorded) plus manuscript "Returned to Colombo". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKurunegala1850 (13 Oct.) entire letter headed "Kotmalee" to Scotland, marked "p steamer from Galle - Via Southampton" and showing, on revere, horseshoe "karundugalle" with manuscript date "12 Oct 60, Paid" inserted (Oxley Type 21var, Proud Type D1), "kandy/steamer letter" c.d.s. (14.10) alongside and with London and arrival datestamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsKurunegala1858 (13 Nov.) entire letter to London, marked "Via Marseilles", rated "1/1" and showing, on reverse, good to fine horseshoe "karundugalle" with manuscript date "13 November, PNP" inserted, "kandy/steamer letter" c.d.s. (14.11) alongside plus red arrival datestamp; some internal reinforcement along filing creases.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMadawalatenna1848 entire to Kandy, rated "2d" and showing, on reverse, superb horseshoe "madewelletenne" with manuscript "1848, 10 Novr, P.N.P." inserted (Oxley Type 21var, Proud Type PS1 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMadawalatenna1849 entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, very fine horseshoe "madawelletenne" with manuscript "1849, 30 June, P. free" inserted (Oxley Type 21var, Proud Type PS1). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMatale1830 entire to Kandy rated "1d" and showing, on reverse, fine circular "matelle/post-paid" with manuscript date "5/17/1830" inserted (Oxley Type 18, Proud Type PD1). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMatale1845 front to Kandy showing fine circular "matelle/post-free" with manuscript date "5th Janry 1845" inserted (Oxley Type 20, Proud TypeOPD1 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMatale1848 entire to Kandy, marked "charged 2d" and showing, on reverse, fair to fine circular "matelle/post-not-paid" with manuscript date "13, 1848, 2" inserted (Oxley Type 19, Proud Type UP2 - earliest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMatale1852 OHMS entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, fine circular "matelle/post-free" with manuscript date "9, 1852, 13" inserted (Oxley Type 20, Proud Type OPD1 - latest recorded date). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsMatale1856 entire to Kandy, marked "pd 1d" and showing, on reverse, a good to fine strike of worn circular "matelle/paid" with manuscript date "8/15/56" inserted (Oxley Type 18, Proud Type PD1); some slight ink-etching to addressSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNegombo1855 OHMS entire to Kandy showing fine circular "negombo/post-free" with manuscript date "29th July 1855" inserted (Oxley Type 20, Proud Type PD1 - earliest recorded date) and, on reverse, fine circular undated "negombo/post not paid" (Oxley Type 19, Proud Type UP1 - the only recorded example). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNuwara EliyaUndated front and part back to Kandy, showing largely fine straight-line "nuwere ellia" and straight-line "post paid" handstamps (Oxley Type 2 and 2pp, Proud Type PS1 and PD1). Rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNuwara EliyaUndated front and large part back to Kandy, rated "3d" and showing, on reverse, an over-inked strike of the worn circular "nuwera ellia/post not paid" with manuscript date " 23 may ?" inserted (Oxley Type 19, Proud Type UP1 - the only recorded example)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNuwara EliyaUndated OHMS entire to Kandy, marked "Renter of the Toll at the Top of the pass" and showing, on reverse, fine circular "nuwera ellia/post free" with manuscript date "23 Apl" inserted (Oxley Type 20, Proud Type OPD2). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNuwara Eliya1850 (Mar.) envelope to London, marked "Via Southampton", showing fine "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s., red arrival Paid datestamp and, on revere, fine circular "nuwere ellia/post-paid" with manuscript date "13 Mar" inserted and fine "colombo/steamer-letter" c.d.s. for 14 March. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsNuwara Eliya1854 entire letter to London, marked "Via Southampton", rated "1/-" and showing, on reverse, large part circular "nuwera ellia/post paid" with manuscript "19 Feb" inserted with red arrival datestamp alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsPusselawa1849 OHMS entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, fine horseshoe "pusilawe/post" with manuscript "Free, 2 June, 1849" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D2). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsPusselawa1853 entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, very fine horseshoe "pusilawe/post" with manuscript date "21 Augt 53, Paid" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D2); some very minor soiling. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsPusselawa1855 OHMS entire to Kandy showing, on reverse, fine horseshoe "pusilawe/post" with manuscript date "18 July 55, Free" inserted (Oxley Type 21, Proud Type D2). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsPusselawa1856 envelope to Edinburgh, marked "Via Southampton", showing red crayon "2d" and "10d", fine "british-packet/paid/postage" circular h.s. and, on reverse, superb horseshoe "pusilawe/post" with manuscript "23 July 56, Paid" inserted (Oxley Type 20, Proud Type D2), "kandy/steamer letter" c.d.s. (28.7) and red arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsRamboda1854 entire to Kandy, rated "1½" and showing, on reverse, good to fine horseshoe "rambodde" with manuscript date "23, 1854, 9, P. Paid" inserted (Oxley Type 21var, Proud Type D1). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsRatnapura1832 (25 Feb.) OHMS entire letter to Kandy, showing good to fine, slightly over-inked straight-line "ratnapoora" and straight-line "free" h.s. (both unlisted by Oxley and Proud). Probably unique. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsTrincomalee1836 (23 Oct.) entire to London, marked "Per Algerine", rated "1/-", showing mainly very fine Crowned "trinco/post paid" d.s. with year date error (Oxley Type 8, Proud Type PD5 State 2 with frame worn away) and, on reverse, Madras transit datestamps, framed "deal/india letter" in red and arrival datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsTrincomalee1844 (16 July) entire letter to Wakefield and re-addressed to York, marked "By overland mail via Southampton", rated "1/-" (deleted) and "1" in red for local delivery, showing superb Crowned "trinco/post paid" d.s. (Oxley Type 8, Proud Type PD5 State 2 with frame worn away), oval-framed "india" and Wakefield c.d.s., both in red and, on reverse, London and York datestamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsTrincomalee1845 (12 Nov.) entire letter to Dover, marked "per Steamer from Galle", rated "1/10" and showing, on reverse, very fine "trincomalee/post-paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD8). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsTrincomalee1850 (2 July) entire to Kandy, marked "Prepaid 4½d" and showing, on reverse, light but worn "trincomalee/post paid" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 12, Proud Type PD8)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsTrincomalee1855 (8 Aug.) entire letter to London showing, on reverse across join, largely fine "trincomalee/steamer letter" c.d.s. (Oxley Type 15, Proud Type SL1 - earliest recorded date); face panel with tear and two heavy vertical filing crease clear of datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonEarly Letters and HandstampsWanny1839 OHMS entire to Jaffna, headed "Mulletivoe Cutcherry Eighth November 1839", showing very fine straight-line "wanny" and straight-line "post not paid", unlisted by both Oxley and Proud. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ceylon1861-64 Watermark Star, rough perf 14 to 15½ 8d. yellow-brown, lightly cancelled, fine. S.G. 32a, £425. Photoprovenance:Frederic Harris, February 1951Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1903-35 mint collection including 1903-05 CA 2c. to 2r.25, 1904-05 MCA 2c. to 2r.25, 1910-11 2c. to 10r., 1912-25 2c. to 20r. with most die, paper and shade changes, 1918-19 War Stamp 2c. and 5c. with overprint double and 5c. with overprint inverted, 1921-32 1c. to 20r. with die changes, 1926 2c. on 3c. vertical pair, the lower stamp with bar omitted, 1927-29 1r. to 20r., 1935-36 2c. to 1r., 1935 Jubilee 6c. with dot by flagstaff, Official stamps 1895 2c. to 1r.12 (2), 1899-1900 2c. to 75c. and 1903-04 2c. to 30c.; fine. Also some Maldive Islands including 1906 2c. to 25c. (not guarantee...

Ceylon1912-25 MCA, single plate, 5c. purple pair with watermark sideways, fresh and fine mint. S.G. 303a, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1937-52 complete mint collection including 1938-49 perf changes and watermark varieties, and 1952 Postal Fiscal 10r., fine. S.G. 383-432, £1600+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

China1878-83 thin paper . 2½mm. spacing 1ca., 3ca. and 5ca., each with part blue Peking seal cancellation; fine. S.G. 1-3, £2,025. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ChinaChinese ProvincesYunnan1933-34 Peking overprint 2c, to $5, original gum, fine. S.G. 43-51, £900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ChinaCommunist ChinaSouth West China1950 (Apr.-June) surcharges on Sun Yat Sen $100 on 4c. to $1,000 on 16c., unused without gum as issued, fine. S.G. SW52-55, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ChinaPeoples Republic1965 Peoples Liberation Army set, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2259-2266, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA small mint Empire selection (51), including Dominica 1886-90 1/- used (B.P.A. Certificate, 1973)., Gold Coast, Malaya Straits Settlements, St. Helena 1935 Jubilee 6d. and 1/- perforated "specimen", Somaliland, South West Africa 1923 setting I 2d. "wes" for "west", etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA selection of Specimen sets and part-sets from across the British Empire including Sierra Leone 1912-21 3d. and 1/- to £1, Montserrat 1903 to 2/6d., Federated Malay States values to $25, Kedah values to $1, also several values of Northern Nigeria, North Borneo, St. Vincent, Straits Settlements, South Africa, Somaliland and Zanzibar, chiefly good to fine.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and RangesA selection of Revenue Stamps comprising Fiji 1914 overprinted "r" 5/- and £1 vertical strip of three each dated "1921" in manuscript and tied by blue crayon marks to small piece; Great Britain Companies Registration KGVI £1 used; Isle of Man KEVII £1, KGVI £1 and QE £1, used, Nyasaland 1913-21 MCA 2/6d., £1 and £10, and 1921-33 2/-, 4/-, 5/- and 10/- pair, variously cancelled, the last sharing Cholo oval datestamp; 5/- vignette faded though generally fine, and Transvaal 1902 2/6d. orange and black, marginal from the foot of the sheet, variety head inverted, unmount...

Collections and RangesA mint and used all world accumulation in a carton, many stockbooks and albums with Belgium, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Portugal, Netherlands, also some loose in packets, miniature sheets, used on cover, various in small books and on pagesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world mint and used collection housed in a carton, with Australia, China, Greece, Japan, modern mint USA, a range of other countries represented, also some booklets, F.D.C.s, loose in packets, on pages etc., a huge quantity (thousands)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world mint and used accumulation housed in a carton, including Colombia, Germany, Italy, Netherlands Colonies, Portuguese Colonies, Russia, Spain in three Davo albums, also plenty loose in packets, used on cover, miniature sheets etc. (thousands)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and RangesA collection postcards (502) and photographs (323) of mainly liners and ferries from various shipping companies in fourteen photo albums, including Blue Funnel, Booth Line, Canadian Pacific, Cunard, Isle of Man Steam Packet, Orient Line, Pacific Steam Navigation Co., Manchester Liners Ltd., New Zealand Shipping Co., N.Y.K. Line, P&O and Union-Castle. A most interesting lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesSold in Aid of "Action on Hearing Loss"An accumulation containing albums, covers, stock books, mint on hagners, loose in envelopes etc. housed in four cartons including Stanley Gibbons pre-printed Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man albums well filled to 1980s, a huge range of covers from across the world, several sparsely filled all world junior Strand albums and some others, The Ideal Postage Stamp Albums set of 3, 2 virtually empty although Vol. one better filled with Antigua, Barbados, Bechuanaland, Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, Straits, Sudan, Seychelles, Somaliland well r...

Collections and RangesAn All World collection in ten albums, contained in a carton, including three albums of Foreign and British Empire (H-U) with a sprinkling of early issues and better Holland and USA, volumes of South West Africa (mint from the 1930s, mostly modern), Sweden (modern mint) and Turkey (from earlier issues), and GB with some face valueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world mint and used accumulation housed in a carton including Russia 1865-1972 in two albums, Colombia 1859-1992 in two pre-printed albums, various in small stock books, loose in packets, used on cover, miniature sheets etc., a huge assortment. (thousands)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world mint and used collection housed in a box including Great Britain in mixed condition with 1870 ½d. rose mint block of eight, 1½d. rose-red mint marginal pair, 1887 Jubilee 1/- mint marginal pair etc., used Australian States, Falkland Islands, Malaysian States and New Zealand, several All World and Europe Junior collections in small albums, an assortment of covers, loose in packets, part and complete sheets, blocks etc. Mixed condition but worthy of close inspectionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

Collections and RangesVarious in four books and loose contained in a carton, chiefly Great Britain including 1840 1d. black fine used on entire 1887-92 ½d. to 1/- unmounted mint, 1900 1/-, Edwards with values to 1/- mint, 1912-24 ½d. to 1/- mint with both 9d., 1913 Multiple Cypher ½d., 1d., 1924-26 set, sideways watermark ½d. to 2d., 1934-36 set and sideways watermark ½d. to 2d., 1939-47 set, 1948 Wedding £1, 1951 2/6d. to £1, 1952-54 set, 1955-58 Waterlow 2/6d. to £1, 1955-58 set, 1958-61 graphite set, 1959 phosphor-graphite set, early phosphor commemorative sets, later with values to £5 (4...

Collections and RangesA duplicated mint and used, chiefly Middle East, selection housed in seven albums or stockbooks, contained in a carton, including Bahrain with India and Great Britain overprints, Dubai, Great Britain M.E.F., E.A.F., Eritrea, Somalia and Morocco Agencies overprints, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon with a large quantity of miniature sheets including many of the 1949 U.P.U. Anniversary sheet both mint and used, Liberia, Qatar, Syria, Transjordan, Yemen, etc. A huge range and quantity in mixed condition, viewing recommended Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more infor...

(x) Collections and RangesSelection of chiefly British Asia countries on stock pages, hundreds, including Malaya Straits Settlements 1902-03 1c. to $5 overprinted "specimen", 1906-07 overprints on Labuan, Federated Malay States 1900 1c. to 50c. overprinted "specimen", 1904-22 1c. to $5, North Borneo 1939 1c, to $5, 1961 set, Sarawak 1888-97 set, 1899-1908 set, 1934-41 set, 1950 set, 1955-59 set, Singapore 1948-52 perf. 14 and perf. 17½x18 sets, etc., also a small selection of Germany. Mixed condition with many stainedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium...

Collections and RangesA huge Middle East mint and used duplicated selection housed in nine albums or stockbooks contained in a carton, including Aden with 1937 5r. (2), GVI and QEII including surcharges, mint singles, pairs, blocks and miniature sheets, States, Bahrain with 1912-57 India and Great Britain overprints, Dubai, Kuwait with Great Britain overprints mint and used then duplicated sets to 1967 mainly mint, Libya 1952 set (2), 1960 500m. and £L1 blocks of four, some Palestine with Egypt overprints, Qatar 1961 set, 1964 Olympics set in blocks of four, 1965 Fish, Sharjah 1964 Kennedy,...

Collections and RangesA mint and used collection in attractive Victorian Stafford Smith album (fifth edition), well-filled with good sections of Austria, Belgium, Brazil, China, France, Germany and States, Netherlands, Rhodesia, Spain, Switzerland and USA, better items noted throughout along with some forgeriesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and RangesAn A to Z QE mint/unmounted mint collection to c.1986 with duplication, arranged on stock sheets and housed in nine boxes, part sets and odd values, miniature sheets/sheetlets throughout, good thematic content. Viewing recommended. The buyer is responsible for the removal from our premises.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and Ranges1840 (c.)1860 All World collection of covers housed in five boxes, predominantly 20th Century, covering a wide range of aspects including censored mail, instructionals etc; also some postal stationery and a large quantity of picture postcards (a large number with French scenes etc.). Careful viewing will undoubtedly bear dividends. (thousands)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAll world mainly mint collection housed in a carton and comprising nine large stock books including Barbados 1916-19 and 1953 sets, Bechuanaland with 1938-52 and Silver Wedding sets, China with 1973 Giant Panda set etc., Egypt with 1914 set (2), 1922 set, 1923 King Fuad I set, 1925 and 1926 sets and 1926 King's 58th Birthday 50p., Japan including 1919, 1936 and 1939 sets, Macao with many full sets and miniature sheets, Northern Rhodesia including 1925-29, 1938-52, 1953 and 1963 sets, Southern Rhodesia with 1953 (2) and 1964 (2) sets, Somaliland including 1953 set, Swazil...

Collections and RangesA mint Great Britain and British Commonwealth portfolio in two small stockbooks and on stock cards, including Great Britain 1902-10 10d. lower right corner block of four and 1911 2/6d. dull reddish purple; Antigua 1938-51 ½d. to 5/-; Ascension 1924-33 ½d. to 3/-, 1934 ½d. to 5/- (all a little gum toned), 1938-53 ½d. to 10/- with perf changes and 1948 Wedding; Australia 1938 £1 and 1948-50 Arms 10/-, £1 and £2 in lower left corner blocks of four with imprint; Bahamas 1948 ½d. to £1; Barbados 1c. to $2.40; British Honduras 1907 $5, 1913 $5 and 1938-47 1c. to $5; British Sol...

(x) Collections and RangesA largely mint George VI collection with most neatly mounted on pages, including some G.B. with a few blocks and booklet panes, 1939-48 2/6d. to £1 and additional 10/- dark blue with "moustache" retouch, 1948 Olympic Games 3d. cylinder blocks of six, one showing "Crown" flaw, Channel Islands with Guernsey banknote paper ½d. (6 with a block of four) and 1d. (2), Australia definitives, Bahamas ½d. green with elongated "e", Barbados definitives, Bermuda 1d. to £1, B.O.I.C. Tripolitania 1950 set, Canada booklet panes (12), Fiji definitives, Hong Kong definitives (used) a...

(x) Collections and RangesA George VI collection neatly mounted on pages with "fold-over" Hawid strips, a basic comprehensive range of sets including Postage Dues, fine to very fine mint with a few sets unmounted. An attractive lot upon which to build and with viewing recommended. Cat. £29,000+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and RangesA large mint predominantly British Empire KGVI in six stockbooks in a carton, the majority are in excellent mint, lightly hinged condition; including Ascension 1956 set mint and used; Australia Navigators; Bahamas, 1938 £1 (S.G. 157), 1942-45 Columbus block of four with sheet margin at foot (SG 174), 1938-52 set with shades to £1; Basutoland 1933 mint sets; Bermuda 1938 10/- green and deep lake on pale emerald (S.G. 119) and £1 purple and black on red unused (S.G. 121), 1938-52 2/- (5), 2/6d. (7), 5/- (5), 10/- (5), 12/6d. (4), and £1 (6); British Antarctic Territory...

(x) Collection and RangesA marvellous accumulation of British Commonwealth paper, overprint/surcharge and plate varieties housed in a stockbook including (all mint unless otherwise stated) Ascension 1922 2d. with blot on scroll, 1924-33 ½d. to 3/- set of twelve each with broken mainmast, 1½d. with broken scroll and 2d. with cleft rock, 1938-53 perf 13 2d. with mountaineer flaw and 1987 Ruby Wedding 20p. interpanneau strip of four with overprint double; Australia 1942-50 2½d. horizontal pair, the right stamp imperforate (Ceremuga certificate, 2017), 1965 Christmas 5d. with blue omitted and 1972...

ColombiaCollection in brown binder, including Grenadine Confederation, United States of New Grenada, United States of Colombia 1870-74 laid paper 10c., Civil War Provisional issues, Registration, etc., unused and used, mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Colombia1859-1910 mint and used collection in a green Sectional Imperial album, many hundreds, including Grenadine Confederation, 1859 2½c. (2), 5c. blue, 5c. lilac, 5c. violet, 10c. (3), 20c. (3), 1p., 1p. reprint on blued paper, United States of New Grenada 1861 2½c., 5c.1862-63 5c., 10c., 1863 5c. unused and used, 10c. (2), 20c. and 50c. unused, 1865 50c. and 1p. unused, 1866 5c., 1p. unused and used, 10c. (2), 20c. and 50c. unused, 1865 50c. and 1p. unused, 1866 5c., 1p. unused and used, 1870-77 5p. pen cancelled, 1883-86 10p., Civil War Provisional issues, etc., mixed conditionSubject t...

Colombia1860-1926 mint and used collection in a green Sectional Imperial album, hundreds, including Grenadine Confederation 1859 5c. violet, 10c., 1p. (2), 1p. reprint on bluish paper, United States of New Grenada 1861 5c., 20c., 1862 50c. pen cancelled, 1863 10c. (4), 20c. (2), 50c. (2), 1865 with values to 50c. (3), 1p. (6), 1866 5c. (3), 20c. (6), 1p. (5), 5p.,10p., 1868-70 5c. (2), 1p. tête-bêche pair, 1870-77 5p., 1883-86 10p., 1886 5p. and 10p., 1886-88 with values to 10p., 1892-99 20c. on envelope to London with blue octagonal French Paquebot datestamp alongside, Civil War provisional i...

(x) Cook Islands1892-1949 mint collection including 1892 1d. to 10d. (2½d. and 10d. toned), range of Makea and Torea values to 1/-, 1919 2½d. to 1/- with 4½d. two-perf pair, 1920 ½d. to 1/-, 1921-23 Arms 2/6d. and 5/-, 1926-27 Admiral 2/- (both) and 3/-, 1931 Arms 2/6d. and 5/-, 1933-36 ½d. to 1/-, 1936 Arms 2/6d. to £1, 1938 1/-, 2/- and 3/-, and 1949 ½d. to 3/-; condition mixedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1881 (Feb.) "half-penny" 16-16½mm. wide on 1d. Plate 216, variety blurred surcharge, lightly cancelled "982", fine and unusual. B.P.A. Certificate (1992). S.G. 216, £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1894-1934, used collection (90) on leaves, including 1894-96 set, 1902-04 set, 1904-10 set, 1912-15 set, 1924-28 ¼pi. to 90pi., 1925 ½pi. to 2½pi., 1928 British Rule set, 1934 Pictorial set, chiefly good to fine; also unused selection of Postal Stationery (13) including postcards with Edward 10pa. and ½pi. overprinted "specimen", 1960 Republic 3m. and 15m., registered envelopes with Edward 2pi. overprinted "specimen", etc., fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cyprus1928 set, 1934 set with some additional shades to 1½pi. and 1935 set with additional 9pi, good to fine mint. Cat. £550+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1938-51 set to £1 plus some duplication, twenty-five stamps, large part original gum, some unmounted mint. Fine. S.G. 151-163, £290+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Dominica1877-79 CC 1/- magenta block of four in a lovely pastel shade, large part original gum; a couple of light gum creases, otherwise fine and most attractive. S.G. 9. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, 1963Felix Nabarro, March 1975Stephen J. Sugarman, March 1884 Lord Steinberg, September 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptA valuable selection in a green stockbook, including 1893-1914 Official (-) chestnut (100+), 1898-1907 3m. on 2p. surcharge inverted used, 1907 Official 1m., 2m. and 3m. blocks of 24, 1914 100m. (blocks of 4 and 10), 200m. block of 8, 1921-22 100m. (2 Control A/22 blocks of four), 1938 Birthday £E1 on cover, etc., mixed condition but a useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1866-1983 mint and used collection on pages contained in a carton, including 1866 5pa. to 10pi. set of imperf. proofs on unwatermarked paper, 5pi. used, 10pi. unused, 1867-71 5pi., 1923-34 Harrison £E1 used, 1925 Geographical, 1926 Agricultural, 1932 100m. on £E1, 1933 Railway, 1934 U.P.U. set, 1938 Wedding £E1, 1956 Stamp Anniversary miniature sheets perf. and imperf., later issues, Postage Dues, Officials, etc., mixed condition though many fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1866-1980 duplicated mint and used stock housed in sixteen albums or stockbooks and loose contained in two cartons, including 1907 Official set, 1923 Port Fuad 5m., 10m. and 15m. (3 sets), 1923-24 £E1 (2 mint, used block of four), 1925 Geographical set in blocks of four, 1926-29 Air, 1926-29 Express 20m. deep green, 1931 Zeppelin set (2), 1932 50m. on 50p. block of four (mixed perfs.), 1933 Railway set and set in Control blocks of four, 1933 Aviation, 1933-38 Air, 1939-46 £E1 (two Control blocks of four), 1943 Birthday 5m. + 5m. blocks of twelve and ninety (without the error block), 1943...

Egypt1866-1972 mint and used stock housed in a green stockbook, including 1866 2pi. unused and used, imperf. Proofs, 1867-715pi. unused and used, 1925 Geographical Congress (4 mint), 1926-29 Air 27m. violet (5 mint, 3 used), later issues, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1866-1957 mint and used collection, well written-up on pages and contained in a carton, including 1866 10pa., 20pa., 1pi., 1867-71 2pi., 1878 5pa. on 2½pi. with surcharge inverted, 1879 2pi. unused, 1881-1902 with values to 5pi. (3), 1884 20pa. on 5pi. with surcharge inverted unused and used, 1888-1909 to 10p. (3), 1914 set, 1921-22 with 1m. two dots omitted in pair with normal, 15m. both types, 1922 Crown overprints, 1923-24 Harrison £E1 mint and used (2), 1925 Geographical, 1926 Agricultural, 1926-27 Air, 1926 Birthday 50p. compound perf., 1927-37 to 500m. and £1 (both types), 1931 Ze...

Egypt1866-1953 mint and used stock housed on a red stockbook, including some Foreign Post Offices, 1866 1pi. block of four with values to 10pi. unused and used, essays and proofs, 1867-71 with values to 5pi. part original gum and used, 1878 surcharges in blocks of four, both values with inverted surcharges, 1889-1907 2m. green on piece with intact 2m., 1914 to 200m., 1921-22 15m. type II (2), 1923-24 £E1 (2), 1926-29 Air 27m. deep violet (20), 1927-37 500m.(9), £E1 (7), 1931 Zeppelin set (16 mint and 4 used), 1932 100m. on £E1 (3), 1938 Birthday £E1 (7), 1953 Bars overprints, etc., mixed cond...

Egypt1866-1953 remaindered mint and used collection in a brown album, including 1866 2pi., 1922 Proclamation 200m., 1953 Bars overprints with values to £E1, some varieties, Air Mails, Express, Officials, Postage Dues, Palestine, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1866-1952 mint and used collection on large leaves, including 1866 20pa., 1867-71 5pi., 1879-1902 5pa. watermark inverted, 20pa. (2) watermark inverted, 1914 with values to 200m., 1923-24 Harrison £E1 mint, 1925 Geographical, 1926-29 Air, 1926 Birthday 50p., 1927-37 500m., £E1, 1931 Zeppelin set, 1933 Railway Congress, 1933-38 Air set, 1933 Aviation Congress, 1938 Wedding £E1, 1939-46 £E1, 1947-51 £E1, 1952 Egypt and Sudan with values to £E1, 1953-56 to £E1, 1953 Bars overprints, Officials, Postage Dues, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

Egypt1866-1948 mint and used selection on pages, including 1874-75 5pa. tête-bêche pair unused and used, 1878 5pa. on 2½pi. and 10pa. on 2½pi. inverted surcharge, 1889 2m. bisect on piece with intact 2m., 1926 15m. on 200m. surcharge double, 1938 Official set imperf. with Cancelled on the reverse, 1946 Cairo Aviation Congress 30m. double overprint, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1866 5pi. rose horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, small part original gum; some red marks on the face. Rare. S.G. 6b, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1867-71 mint and used collection (151) on pages including 10pa. (12 unused), 20pa. (10 unused with a pair), 2pi. (5 unused), 5pi. (4 unused and three used), covers, cancellations, etc., also eleven forgeries; mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1881-1902 1m. ordinary paper block of 12, 2m. blocks of 8 and 30, 5pi. ordinary paper block of 8, chalky paper blocks of 12 and 30; mint, chiefly fine. S.G. 54, 55, 56, £1,500+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1881-1902 1pi. blue, 1888-1909 1m., 2m. (one defective) and 5m., imperforate proof blocks of thirty on gummed and watermarked paper; fine. S.G.54, 58, 59, 60PSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1888-1909 1m. blocks of 12 (2) and 30 (2), 2m. block of 30, 3m. maroon blocks of 22 and 24, 3m. yellow blocks of 5, 8 and 30, 4m. block of 30, 5m. two blocks of 30, 10pi. two blocks of 30, mint, mostly unmounted, fine. S.G. 58, 59, 60, 61, 63, 64, £2,300+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1888-19091888-1909 10p. mauve irregular block of thirty-eight with watermark inverted, original gum with all but four remaining unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 64bw, unpriced mint. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1894-1935 collection on pages, including 1916 stampless picture postcard to South Australia with "1st.l.h.b./details f.p.o." cancellation 1935 "City of Khartoum" Air Mail crash cover (stamp floated off), coloured picture postcards, Officials, Censor covers, etc. chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1922 "The Kingdom of Egypt, 15 March, 1922" 20m. (thinned) and 50m. with overprint inverted, 20m. and 100m. with overprint double, original gum, 10m. mint but with some slightly stained perfs., fine. A scarce group. S.G. 106a, 106b, 107a, 108b, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1923-24 Harrison £E1 dull violet-blue and blue, horizontal pair from the left of the sheet, unmounted mint, hinged in the margin; fine. S.G. 122, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1925 Geographical Congress 10m. rose-carmine imperforate horizontal pair, very lightly hinged, minor wrinkles, fine and rare. S.G. 124a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday set imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse, from the foot of the sheet; fine and scarce. S.G. 178-181P. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday 5m. to 20m. with brown centres, original gum, fine and fresh. S.G. 178a-181a, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday 5m. to 20m. with brown centres, large part original gum, fine. S.G. 178a-181a, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday 5m. to 20m. with brown centres, unmounted mint, very slightly toned gum; fine. S.G. 178a-181a, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1932 50m. on 50p. purple and 100m. on £E1 dull violet-blue and blue, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 187-188, £311Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1932 100m. on £E1 dull violet-blue and blue, four unmounted mint examples, fine. S.G. 188, £1,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1933-38 Air 1m. to 200m., set of 21 values in corner Control blocks of four, original gum, 2m. black and grey stained, 200m. with tear in the margin; fine. S.G. 193-213, £440+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 UPU 1m. to £E1, unmounted mint (except 100m. original gum), fine. S.G. 219-232, £900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 Leprosy 5m. red-brown, variety imperforate on watermarked paper, unmounted mint from the foot of the sheet; fine. Only 100 examples exist imperforate. Haas handstamp and his Certificate (1995). S.G. 273 var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1939-46 King Farouk and Pyramids 100m. dull purple block of four, variety printed on the gummed side, lightly hinged on the plain ungummed side only; fine. S.G. 280var. Balian 379a, £E1,800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1944-52 King Farouk imperf. 1m. (4 in two shades), 2m. (3), 3m., 4m. (4), 5m. (3), 10m. (4), 15m. (3), 17m. (3), 20m. and 22m. (2), all on card with Cancelled in English or Arabic on reverse, and perforated 1m. (2), 2m., 3m., 4m. (2), 10m. (3 in two shades), 17m. and 20m., mint and with "Royal" cartouche on reverse; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1953 Bars overprints on 1953 Air 2m., 3m., 5m., 7m., 8m., 10m., 20m., 40m. (used), 50m., "King of Egypt and Sudan" 1m., 2m., 3m., 4m., 6m., 10m., 13m., 15m., 17m., 20m., 30m., 40m., 200m., all variety double bars, "King of Egypt and Sudan" Air 3m., 20m. and 40m. variety overprint double, 20m. variety overprint inverted and 40m. variety overprint in red; original gum except one, chiefly fine and necessarily offered "as is"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1956 Second Arab Scout Jubilee miniature sheets perf. and imperf., unmounted mint; fine and scarce. MS513-514, £5,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptOfficial Stamps1914-15 2m. green block of nine (3x3) from the foot of the sheet and an irregular block of ten, all variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. O84a, £655+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptOfficial Stamps1922 1m. sepia with watermark inverted, large part original gum, fresh and fine. Rare with Hass recording just four examples. Signed Hass and with his Certificate (1996). S.G. O98w, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptRoyal Imperforates with "Cancelled" on the reverse1926-37 collection of Officials on leaves with English and Arabic "cancelled", a fresh and fine complete collection with the rare 20m. olive-green and 50m. slate-green (3, only 100 of each printed) and a page of the 1937 special printings. A fine lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1927 Cotton Congress 5m. to 15m., fine. S.G. 145-147Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1927 Cotton Congress 5m. to 15m, each from the top of the sheet, 15m. touched at foot. S.G. 145-147Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1931 Agriculture and Industrial Exhibition 5m. to 15m., fine and scarce. S.G. 182-184Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1936-50 selection (57), including 1937-44 3m., 4m., 10m. and 20m. blocks of four, 1938 Official set, 1946 Visit of the King of Saudi Arabia (2), 1946 Citadel, 1947 Conference, 1949 Mixed Courts, 1950 Desert institute, 1950 University, 1950 Geographical Society, etc., fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1938 Leprosy Research 5m. to 20m., fine. S.G. 273-275Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1938 Leprosy Research 5m. to 20m., each from the right of the sheet; fine. S.G. 273-275Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1945 Arab Countries Union 10m. and 22m., fine. S.G. 304-305Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1947 Fine Arts Exhibition set of four, fine. S.G. 334-337Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Imperforate with "Cancelled" on the reverse1952 Abrogation of Treaty set of three with Arabic inscription and green Pyramid handstamps on reverse; fine. S.G. 404-406.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Misperforated1927 Statistical Congress, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 173-175Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Misperforated1937-44 1m., 2m., 3m., 4m., 6m., 10m., 23m., 15m and 20m., unmounted mint; fine. Between S.G. 248 and 257Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSpecial Printing Misperforated1939-46 30m. (both) to £E1, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 276-283Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptGaza, Egyptian Occupation1948-67 duplicated selection in a brown stockbook, including 1948 50p. and £E1 corner blocks of four and eight, 1959 55m. on 100m. error "UAP." for "UAR" contained in a control block of six, Jordanian Occupation 1948 £P1, etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptGaza, Egyptian Occupation1953 Air Bars 3m. (overprint inverted), 7m. and 10m., 1955 5m. and 15m. on cover, with 1955-56 35m. block of fifteen (3x5), 1959 55m. on 100m. Control block of four, one "UAP" for "UAR", chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1935 Silver Jubilee 1p. ultramarineA block of four, Row 2/4 broken "u" in "jubilee" and Row 3/3 thin "n" in "commemoration", small fault between at right otherwise fresh unmounted mint. A scarce multiple. S.G. A10, £1,400+. Photoprovenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, January 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ethiopia1936 prepared for use but not issued Red Cross set of five, 100 sets in complete sheets of 50; unmounted mint, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Falkland Islands1933 Centenary 5/- black and yellow, tied to piece by Port Stanley c.d.s. of 19 Feb. 1933 (PS1B), fine and scarce. S.G. 136, £1,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Falkland Islands1938-50 £1 black and (reddish) violet (1938, second printing), block of four, unmounted mint, fine and scarce in this condition. S.G. 163 (Heijtz 93b). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1964 Battle of the Falkland Islands H.M.S. Glasgow 6d. error, unmounted mint from the foot of the sheet with part imprint; unmounted mint and fine. One of the great rarities of the Elizabethan era. B.P.A. Certificate (1988). S.G. 216a, £40,000. PhotoNote: It is believed that one sheet printed with the vignette for the 2½d. value received to 6d. frame in error, but fewer than 20 examples have been recorded in the past 48 years since its discovery in 1970 and at least five of those have been mounted. Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premiu...

Finland1875-1929 duplicated selection housed in a brown stockbook, many hundreds, including 1875-84 perf. 11 1m., perf. 12½ 1m., 1885 with values to 1m. (6), 10m., 1889-94 5m. (original gum and three used), 10m. (original gum (2) and three used), 1891-97 Ring Type with values to 7r. (part original gum and two used), 1917-33 with values to 25m. (4), 1918 Vaasa with values to 5m. (3), 1925-29 with values to 25m., 1928 Exhibition set (2), etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1917 cover and five cards, mostly from the Serbian Military in Tunisia (Bizerte) with censor cachets and includes a card from France to the Serbian Forces in Corfu with red boxed censor marking; chiefly fine,Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1927 Marseilles Air 2f. (mint), 5f. (lightly hinged), also 1862 1c. and 1863-70 2c. part original gum or unused, S.G. £990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesA duplicated stock contained in a red stockbook, including Algeria, French Equatorial Africa, French Post Offices in China, French Post Offices in Egypt, Gold Coast, Tunisia, unmounted mint, part original gum and used, some forgeries and dubious, many fine. A most interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and The IssasDjibouti1893 (Dec.) 25c, on 2c. brown on buff, block of ten (5x2) tied by Djiboui cancellations of 7 April 1894 to Breimeier envelope registered to Stadthagen, transit and arrival markings on reverse; a trifle soiled; fine and very rare. Signed Miro, Roumet. S.G. 85, PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and the IssasDjibouti1894-1902 25f. blue and rose, 50f. rose and blue, each in a complete sheet of thirteen, unmounted mint (hinged in the margin only), superb. Only two complete sheets of the 25f. are known and the 50f. sheet is unique. J-B Brun Certificate (2005). S.G. 104-105. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and the IssasDjibouti1899 "0,40" on 4c. blue and purple-brown, complete sheet of twelve (4x3), uncancelled and with gum, six remaining unmounted mint; fine and unique. Scheller Certificate (2011). S.G. 106. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and The IssasDjibouti1902 small figures 10c. on 25c. black and blue, original gum, small diagonal gum bend at left, fine. A great French Colonies rarity. One of only three unused examples known. Various signatures on the reverse and with Scheller Certificate (2011). S.G. 117, £29,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and The IssasDjibouti1902 small figures 10c. on 25c. black and blue, on reverse of cover registered to Constantinople with Obock 1894-1903 50c. rose and blue, Djibouti 1905 5c. on 40c. blue and yellow, surcharge double (these two on the front), large figures 10c. on 25c. black and blue, 10c. on 2f. orange and lilac, surcharge treble, one inverted pair, 5c. on 30c. bistre and green, surcharge double, pair, blue Djibouti cancellations of 22 Aug. 1902 and Constantinople-Galata arrival (10.9) on reverse; fine. A spectacular cover and one of the great...

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and the IssasObock1893 (12 April) large envelope registered to Cherbourg bearing fifty-six stamps, including 1892 straight overprint 40c. red on buff, 1892 "35" on 25c. (4), "75" on 1f., etc., arrival of 24 April on reverse; some mostly small faults but a spectacular cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Territory of the Afars and the IssasObock1894-1903 25f. blue and brown, 50f. green and lake, each in a complete sheet of twelve (6x2), unmounted mint, hinged in the margins only, superb. Each value unique as a complete sheet. J-F Brun Certificate (2005). S.G. 81-82Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesComoro Islands1950-54 "Bon a tirer" die proofs, 10c. in deep blue (issued colour), in green (colour of the issued 50c.), in brown (colour of the issued 1f.), 2f. emerald (issued colour), in reddish violet (colour of the issues 5f.), in brown-purple (colour of the issue d 6f.), 11f. deep blue (issued colour), in bright scarlet (colour of the issued 7f.), in myrtle green (colour of the issued 10f.), 15f. chocolate (issued colour), in brown lake (colour of the issued 20f. and this with the value altered by hand), Postage Due 1f. brownish black (issued colour)) and bright green (col...

French ColoniesComoro IslandsAnjouan 1900-07 10c. to 50c., 1912 surcharge set (except 10c. on 75c.), Great Comoro 1900-07 set (with additional 10c., 15c., 25c. and 50c.), Moheli 1912 surcharge set, each affixed to Post Office archive pages and handstamped "ultramar" or "colonias", some faults but a unique group. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesMauritania1912 (18 July) envelope registered to Paris franked 1906-07 Palm Trees 35c. black on yellow, Kaedi/Mauritanie cancellation, a variety of transit and arrival datestamps, fine. S.G. 9Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesMauritania1939 French Revolution 2f. 25 + 2f. horizontal gutter pair se-tenant with French Soudan; mint, stains but extremely rare. S.G. 119 + French Sudan 207. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesMauritania1970-80, thirteen different miniature sheet imperf. varieties and another two with unissued trial overprints in red; unmounted mint, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesNiger1941 National Defence Fund set in complete sheets of twenty-five (5x5), unmounted mint, some slightly flat gum as usual; fine. S.G. 98a-98b, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesSenegal1905 reply portion of Netherlands 5c. + 5c. postal stationery card to Holland, blue c.d.s. cancellation and with Senegal/St. Louis c.d.s. of 26 May 1905 alongside, arrival c.d.s., fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Somali Coast1903 40c. "Mounted Somalis" the original copper printing plates of 100 impressions each for the frame and vignette; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

French ColoniesFrench Sudan1894 (12 April), 0.15 on 75c. carmine and 0.25 on 1f. olive-green, tied to cover registered to France by Kayes/Soudan Francais cancellations of 18 April 1894, on reverse Paris a Rennes arrival of 22 May 1894; fine and a very rare cover, correctly franked to pay the Concessionary Military registered rate. Signed Calves. S.G. 1, 2, PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GambiaA selection of covers and used postal stationery (21) including some stampless maritime covers, postcards, 1922 4/- black and red used on registered cover to Hampshire with "bathhurst gambia 7/march/23" datestamp, Great Britain 1912-24 9d. olive-green used on cover to pay the Airmail rate to Bathurst, Gambia and 1935 Jubilee set on registered cover from Bathurst to London, 1/- with variety extra flagstaffSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1880 CC upright ½d. orange and 1886-93 CA sideways, ½d. grey-green, 1d. pale carmine, 2d. deep orange with embossing double, 2½d. ultramarine (some split perfs), 3d. slate-grey, 4d. deep brown (a few split perfs) and 6d. slate-green (a few split perfs), each in a complete sheet of fifteen, fresh mint. S.G. 11B, 22, 23b, 25, 26, 28, 31, 34provenance:Lord Steinberg, September 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1880-81 CC upright 1d. maroon, 1886-93 CA sideways ½d. green (2), 1d. crimson (2), 2d. orange, 2d. deep orange, 2 ½d. ultramarine (2), 3d. grey, 3d. slate-grey, 4d. brown, 6d. green and 1/- violet (2), all in complete mint sheets, an attractive groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1880-81 CC sideways, 4d. pale brown horizontal pair, variety watermark Crown to left of CC and with two marginal line watermarks, fresh with large part original gum; fine and scarce. S.G. 16aw, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1886-1929 selection of "specimens" comprising 1886-93 2½d., 4d. and 1/-, 1902-05 6d. also showing variety slotted frame, 1909 3d., 4d., 10d., 1/-, 2/-, 2/6d. and 3/- and 1922-29 part set of fifteen to 4/-, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1892 (31 Aug.) 2½d. postal stationery envelope (with contents from an employee of the Devon and Cornwall Bank asking the addressee to swap stamps and stationery) from Plymouth to the Colonial surgeon (or present Official) at Bathurst, with "received/gambia" arrival datestamp (17.9), endorsed "Deceased", redirected to London and finally returned to Plymouth with Returned Paid Letter covering envelope; fine and interesting. Photoprovenance:John Sacher, November 2009Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1902-1909 mint selection all featuring variety dented frame, comprising 1902-05 CA ½d., 1d., 2d, 2½d., 4d., 1/6d., 2/-, 2/6d. and 3/-, 1904-06 MCA ½d., 1d., 2½d. and 1/- and 1909 colours changed ½d. to 7½d. and 1/- to 3/-, all with large part original gum, some unmounted. A fine and fresh group. S.G. £9,955Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1902-1909 mint selection all featuring variety dented frame consisting of 1902-05 CA ½d. (3), 1d. (2), 2d. (2), 2 ½d., (2) 4d. (2), 1/6d, 2/- and 3/-, 1904-06 MCA 1d, 2 ½d. (2 plus the variety in a pair with normal) and 6d., 1909 MCA colours changed 3d, 4d. (2) and 5d. (2), an attractive array in chiefly fine condition, all part original gum. S.G. £7800+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1902-09 used selection each featuring variety dented frame comprising 1902-05 ½d. green, 1904-06 1d. carmine (3), 3d. purple and ultramarine and 1909 3d. purple on yellow. S.G. 45a, 58a, 61a and 75b, £1,370Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1909 ½d., 3d. and 4d. each with Madame Joseph Macarthy Island c.d.s., 2d., 4d., 2/6d. and 3/- each with Madame Joseph forged oval registered datestamp and all but the last handstamped to that effect on reverse; fine. A scarce group. B.P.A. Certificate (2001) for 3/-Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1912-22 5/- die proof of the country name and value tablet, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) marked "before striking" and dated "19/8/21" in pencil, fine, and 1921-22 1½d. to 4/-, each overprinted "specimen", affixed to small piece and crossed through with crayon line; a few minor imperfections in places though a most unusual groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1912-22 5/- green and red on pale yellow block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet with plate number "1", original gum with three remaining unmounted mint; fine and scarce. S.G. 102, £520+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyMarshall Islands1897-1900 "Marschall-Inseln" 3pf. light ochre-brown, original gum, fine and rare. S.G. G1, £5,500. Michel 1Ia, €4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyA duplicated mint and used stock housed in eleven albums or stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including States with Bavaria, Brunswick 1855 1gr. mint sheet of 120, 1872 small and large shields, 1875-79 25pf. part original gum, 1899-1900 Reichpost to 80pf., 1924 1m. to 5m. (3 sets), 1930 Iposta block cut from the miniature sheet, 1933 Wagner, 1934-37 Air with values to 4m. (3) unmount mint, 1935 Ostropa, 1939 overprints and surcharges on Danzig, Allied Occupations, French Zones, Russian Zones, General issues, 1949 Goethe miniature sheet (3), West Germany with many better earl...

GermanyA small mint selection of German States (50), including Baden 1862-65 18k. (regummed), Bergerdorf 1861-67 1s. tête-bêche pair (signed Roig), 1½s. tête-bêche pair (signed Roig and Kossack), Lubeck 1859 2½s., 4s., 1862 ½s., 1s., 1863-67 2½s., Prussia, Schleswig-Holstein 1850 1s. deep blue, 2s. deep rose, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyA duplicated mint and used stock housed in seven stockbooks contained in a carton, including some States, 1872 Large Shield 2½g., 1928-31 Zeppelin set, 1933 Wagner 20pf. + 10pf. (4), booklets and booklet combinations, Occupations, Allied Occupations, Berlin, Danzig 1932 Luposta set (2), Saar, etc., mixed condition but an interesting groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.