The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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Title
The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

Location
Spink UK

Date & Time
Wednesday 24th April 2019 - 02:00pm  
Thursday 25th April 2019 - 10:00am  
Friday 26th April 2019 - 10:00am  

Viewing Times
At Spink
Thursday 18 April 2019 at 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Tuesday 23 April 2019 at 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
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Saleroom Notices
Saleroom notices have been announced for the following lots:
1059  1222  1223  1242  1300  1301  1324  1325  1355  1434  1486  1542  1548  1696  1709  1850  1994  1995  2158  2159  2264  2278  2279  2288  2312  2451  2498  2510  2521  2777  2778  

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A superb offering of nearly two-thousand lots this April comprising a vast array of interesting collections including the 'Coventry' Collection of British Guiana, Rhodesia featuring the 'Rothman' collection and Part I of the William Hallatt collection of Covers and Cancellations, the Gold medal award-winning Neville Polakow collection of South and South West Africa Airmails, the 'Eshowe' collection of Zululand and the 'St. Mewan' collection of Channel Islands. Aside from these collections, there are some single items of substantial rarity and quality throughout, including one of the great Cyprus Rarities, the 1880 (1 April) 1d. red vertical pair with variety overprint double, a beautiful mint Straits Settlements 1912-1913 MCA $500 purple and orange-brown and the perennially popular Great Britain 1935 Jubilee 2 ½d. Prussian Blue error of colour. Interest and keen bidding is expected throughout the catalogue owing to its quality and wide range.

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Abu Dhabi1964-80 mostly mint duplicated stock housed in a blue stockbook, including 1964 to 10r. (17 with the set in blocks of four), 1965 Birds (12 sets), 1966 surcharges with values to 1d. on 10r. (10), perf. 14½ 20f. on 20n.p., 1967-69 with values to 1d. (12), 1970-71 with values to 1d. (4), United Arab Emirates 1971 5f. on 50f., 1972 provisional 5f. to 1d. (except 70f.), 1973 5f. to 10d. (3), 1976 5f. to 10d., etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1937 Dhow set of twelve, unmounted mint, fine and fresh. 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.

Aden1937 Dhow set, 2a. part original gum, the others unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 1-12, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AdenQu'aiti State in Hadhramaut1951 (Oct.) 5/- on 5r. brown and green, variety watermark inverted, fresh and fine mint. The discovery example of this error and the only one known. S.G. 27var. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Albania1913 (June) black double Eagle handstamp on perf. 12 2½pi. brown, large part original gum; fine and scarce. Various signatures on the reverse. Behr Certificate (2016). S.G. 1, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1903 Vaughan essay, 1d. Edward VII three-quarter face portrait, value in words, blank tablet at base, in blue on thin card, fine. Very rare. BW E1A, $4000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesA range of Specimen overprints (13), comprising First Watermark 10/- to £2 (thin) set of three handstamped "Specimen" (all a little soiled/toned), Third Watermark 10/- (Type C; lightly gum toned), £1 light brown and pale blue (Type B; a little faded and gum toned), £1 grey (Types C and D - a fraction gum toned) and £2 (Type C), Small Multiple Watermark 10/- (Type C) and £2 (Type D) and CofA Watermark 10/-, £1 and £2Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark½d. to £1 set of twenty-one including 1d. complete Dies (6), 4d. orange-yellow and 1/- blue-green, part original gum; the 10/- a fraction soiled and with a couple of short perfs and £1 with a few tone spots. S.G. 1-15 etc. £6,000+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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark½d. to 10/- set of twenty-two including 1d. red complete Dies (6), 3d. olive both dies and shades (4) and 1/- blue green, fine used most with clear part Melbourne (cto) or Sydney circular datestamps. S.G. 1-14, £1,400+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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark3d. yellow-olive Die I/II horizontal pair, well centred, large part original gum; slight gum bend to lower corner of first stamp. S.G. 5ca, £1,400; BW 12c, $2,250. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark6d. ultramarine, variety retouched "e", part original gum; slightly toned gum. S.G. 9a, £2,500; BW 17(1)j, $4,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark6d. ultramarine, variety retouched "e", cancelled by light Tasmania datestamp, leaving the "e" clearly visible; fine. S.G. 9a, £950; BW 17(1)j, $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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark£1 brown and ultramarine, centred to upper right, cancelled to order with part Melbourne datestamp; fine and fresh. S.G. 15, £2,500; BW 51A, $3,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark£2 black and rose, centred to top left, large part original gum; a few short perfs to top. Fresh colours. S.G. 15, £6,500; BW 55A, $12,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesFirst Watermark£2 black and rose, well centred, fine and lightly cancelled-to-order "ap 15". S.G. 15, £4,000; BW 55Aw, $5,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSecond Watermark2d. to 2/- set of seven, part original gum; the majority well centred, the 2d. and 1/- a fraction gum tones, the others fine and with fresh colours. S.G. 24-29, £1,470Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSecond Watermark2d. to 5/- set of eight, including 6d. bright blue, fine used. S.G. 24-30, £620Subject 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.

AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSecond Watermark9d. violet with watermark inverted, fine used with Queensland datestamp. Rare, only about two dozen used examples exist, of which about half have non-postal telegraphic cancellations. S.G. 27w, £1800; BW 25a, $5000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSecond Watermark5/- grey and yellow, variety inverted watermark, centred to the top; fine mint. S.G. 30w, £1,300; BW 43a, $2,000. 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.

AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSecond Watermark5/- grey and yellow, watermark inverted, large part original gum, small stain by the head of the Kangaroo; scarce. S.G. 30w, £1,300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark2d. to £2 set of eleven, mint plus various Dies and shades including 3d. olive-green Die II, 5/- grey and orange, £1 chestnut and bright blue (toned) and 1923-24 £1 grey; both the bi-coloured £1 and the £2 a little gum toned, the others mostly fine. S.G. cat. £12,500+. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark2d. to £2 set of ten, no £1, plus various Dies and shades including 5/- grey and orange, 10/- grey and bright aniline pink, 10/- grey and pale aniline pink and 1923-24 6d. to £1 set of three, a fine assembly. S.G. cat. £,5,500+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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark10/- grey and pink and 10/- grey and pale aniline pink, fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. 43, 43b £1,150; BW 48A, 48E, $6,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 chocolate and dull blue, centred to top left, fine and lightly cancelled with part circular datestamp. S.G. 44, £1,600; BW 52A $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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 chestnut and bright blue, well centred and lightly cancelled with indistinct circular datestamp. A fine example of this distinctive shade. S.G. 44a, £1,800; BW 52B, $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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 bistre and bright blue, large part original gum, centred to lower right, fine. S.G. 44b, £3,250; BW 52, $4,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 bistre and bright blue, fairly well centred, fine and cancelled with part Sydney circular datestamp. S.G. 44b, £1,800; BW 52, $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.

AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 light brown and pale blue, a top right corner example, mounted in the selvedge only fine. S.G. 44, £3000; BW 52D, $17,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£1 olive-brown and pale blue, fairly well-centred, fine used. BW 52E, $4250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£2 grey and crimson, unmounted mint; fine and fairly well centred. S.G. 45a, £4,750; BW 56B, $20,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£2 grey and crimson, centred to left; fine and lightly cancelled with circular datestamp. S.G. 45a, £3,250; BW 56B, $4,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£2 purple-black and pale rose, centred slightly to the right, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 45b, £4,500; BW 56C, $17,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesThird Watermark£2 purple-black and pale rose, centred to upper right and lightly cancelled; fine. S.G. 45b, £2,750; BW 56C, $4,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSmall Multiple Watermark6d. to 10/- set of six, each well centred and the majority lightly mounted mint. S.G. 107-113, £953Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSmall Multiple Watermark6d. to £2 set of seven, fine used. S.G. 107-114, £1,300. Photo for £2Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesSmall Multiple Watermark£2 black and rose, centred to lower left, large part original gum; a couple of very minor tone spots otherwise fine. S.G. 114, £4,500; BW 57, $7,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesC of A Watermark6d. to £1 set of six and 1945 re-engraved 2/- maroon; well centred, part original gum. S.G. 132-137, £1,340+.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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesC of A Watermark6d. to £2 set of seven, each well centred and lightly cancelled, the £1 a touch soiled otherwise fine. S.G. 132-138, £900. Photo for £2Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo IssuesC of A Watermark£2 black and rose, centred to foot; unmounted mint. S.G. 138, £4,250; BW 58, $15,000. 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.

AustraliaKangaroo IssuesC of A Watermark£2 black and rose, used, centred to upper left; fine. S.G. 138, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official Stamps1914-1930 selection of used 'Official' stamps (39) on Hagner page, including First Watermark 2d. to 2/- punctured Type 2, other printings with values to 5/-, New South Wales Officials to 1/- etc.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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"½d. to 1/- set of ten including both 1d. and 3d. Dies (the latter with gum slightly disturbed at top), most unmounted mint; 4d. and 5d. lightly mounted. S.G. O1-O10, £2,950Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"½d. to 5/- set of fifteen, including both Dies of 1d. and 4d., and both shades of 3d., the majority fine and lightly cancelled. S.G. O1-O12, £1,166Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"4d. orange-yellow, well centred, unmounted mint. S.G. O6a, £700; BW 15ba, $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.

AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"1/- emerald, unmounted mint, one short perf. at left and centred a little to lower left; fine. S.G. O10, £375. Photoprovenance:"Fordwater", November 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"2/- brown, centred to left, unmounted mint. S.G. O11, £650; BW 35ba, $2,750. 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.

AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"5/- grey and yellow, unmounted mint, well centred and fresh colours. Rare in this superior condition. S.G. O12, £1,600. Photoprovenance:"Fordwater", November 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"5/- grey and yellow, centred slightly to foot, unmounted mint. S.G. O12, £1,600; BW 42ba, $6,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"10/- grey and pink, fairly well centred; part original gum. S.G. O13, £6,000; BW 47ba, $10,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"10/- grey and pink, fairly well centred; fine and lightly cancelled. S.G. O13, £3,250; BW 47b, $10,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"£1 brown and ultramarine, unmounted mint, well centred; a fraction gum toned otherwise fine. A lovely example of this rare stamp. S.G. O14, £11,000; BW 51b, $15,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"£1 brown and ultramarine, centred to top, obliterated with parcel cancel and diagonal line, very scarce; a few short perfs. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. O14, £8,000; BW 51b, $12,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Large "OS"£2 black and rose, good colour, centred slightly to foot, lightly mounted mint; a handsome example of this very rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. O15, £50,000; BW 55b, $60,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"½d. to 1/- set of thirteen mint, including 1d. complete Dies and 4d. orange-yellow; also 5/- forgery. S.G. O16-O25, £3,497Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"½d. to 2/- set of fourteen used, including 1d. Die IIA, 3d. Die II and 5/- forgery; generally lightly cancelled and fine. S.G. O16-O26, £880+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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"3d. olive, Die II, centred slightly to top, part original gum, fine. S.G. O20e, £800; BW 12bd, $1,250. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"2/- brown centred to foot, lightly mounted mint; the odd shortish perf, still a scarce stamp. S.G. O26, £1,000; BW 35bb, $2,250. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"10/- grey and pink, centred slightly to the left, lightly mounted mint, scarce. S.G. O28, £12,000; BW 47ba, $15,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsFirst Watermark, Small "OS"10/- grey and pink, cancelled with Melbourne datestamp, fine and scarce. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. O28, £8,500; BW 47ba, $12,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSecond Watermark2d. grey, 6d. ultramarine and 9d. violet, large part original gum; generally well centred, 6d. centred slightly to top. S.G. O31-O34, £1,525. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSecond Watermark2d. to 5/- set of six, each cancelled with part circular datestamp, fine. S.G. O31-O37, £650+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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSecond Watermark1/- blue-green, well centred, large part original gum. S.G. O35, £900; BW 31ba $2,250. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSecond Watermark2/- brown, fairly well centred, large part original gum; fine and scarce. S.G. O36, £1,800; BW 36ba $4,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSecond Watermark5/- grey and yellow, well centred, part original gum; a couple of short perfs, nevertheless fine and scarce. S.G. O37, £2,000; BW 43b $3,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark2d. to 5/- set of sixteen including 2d., 3d., 6d., 9d. and 1/- all Die IIB and 1923-24 6d. and 2/-, all part original gum. S.G. O43-O50 and O76-O77, £2,380Subject 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark2/- red-brown aniline, centred to left, lightly mounted mint. S.G. O49b, £2,250; BW 37Fba, $19,500. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark2d. to 10/- set of sixteen with Dies and shades including 3d. Die II and 2/- red-brown aniline, also 1923-24 6d. and 2/-, 1929-30 set to 5/- and 1932 6d. "os" overprints (both), a fine used selection. S.G. cat. £1,360+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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark10/- grey and pink, well centred, unmounted mint, a fine example of this scarce stamp. S.G. O51, £1,200; BW 48ba, $3,750. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£1 chocolate and dull blue, centred slightly to left, part original gum toned, otherwise fine. S.G. O52, £9,000; BW 52b $15,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£1 chocolate and dull blue, centred slightly to top, fine and lightly cancelled. Scarce. S.G. O52, £6,000; BW 52b $9,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£1 grey, fairly well centred, large part original gum, fine. S.G. O78, £1,900; BW 53b $3,250. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£1 grey, centred to foot, lightly cancelled; fine. S.G. O78, £1,100; BW 53b, $2,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£2 black and rose, well centred, unmounted mint. A fine example of this scarce high value. S.G. O53, £5,500; BW 56b, $20,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsThird Watermark£2 black and rose, centred to top, lightly cancelled and fine. S.G. O53, £2,500; BW 56b, $6,750. 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) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSmall Multiple Watermark10/- grey and pink, centred to top, unmounted mint; gum a fraction toned nevertheless fine and incredibly scarce. S.G. O118a, £14,000; BW 49b $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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSmall Multiple Watermark6d. to 5/- set of five and 1932 "os" overprints (both), majority lightly mounted mint, some unmounted; 5/- with slight gum bend. S.G. O114-O118, O127, O133, £1,292Subject 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.

AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSmall Multiple Watermark10/- grey and pink, unmounted mint and with a small portion of selvedge at foot; well centred, fine and rare. S.G. O118a, £14,000. Photoprovenance:"Fordwater", November 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSmall Multiple Watermark£2 black and rose, centred to top, a lightly mounted mint example with fresh colours; fine and very rare. S.G. O118b, £32,000; BW 57b, $50,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKangaroo Issues, Official StampsSmall Multiple Watermark£2 black and rose, well centred, a used example with good perforations and fresh colours; a very scarce stamp. S.G. O118b, £30,000; BW 57b, $45,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKing George V Heads1913-20 mint selection on pages including 1913 1d. red blocks of four (2) and twelve, 1914-20 1d. carmine pink, 4d. lemon-yellow, pale orange-yellow and dull orange, 1916-18 1d. rosine, Die I, and a variety of other shades and printings.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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1914-36 used selection on pages including 1914-20 ½d. to 5d. plus shades with a good range of 1d. red and dies, 1918-20 1d. red shades (22), 1918-23 ½d. to 1/4d. along with various shades, 1924 colours changed set, 1926-28 perf. 14 set to 1/4d., 1926-30 set to 1/4d. etc.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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1914-20 Single Watermark 1d. salmon eosin showing brilliant "orange" fluorescence under UV lamp, centred to the right, fine used. Drury Certificate (2000). S.G. 21 group; BW 71S, $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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1914-20 Single Watermark 1d. rose-salmon eosin, centred to top, used by machine cancellation, fine and scarce. Drury Certificate (2007). S.G. 21 group; BW 71SA, $2,250. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1914-20 Single Watermark 1d. pale salmon eosin, well centred used example with machine cancellation. Drury Certificate (2000). S.G, 21 group; BW 71SA, $2,250. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918 rough unsurfaced paper 1d. rosine, centred to the right, large part original gum. S.G. 47c, £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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918 rough unsurfaced paper 1d. rosine, Die II, lightly mounted mint. Drury Certificate (2004). S.G. 47j, £1,500; BW 72I, $800. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918-20 Large Multiple Watermark 1d. rose-red, centred to foot, lightly mounted mint. Drury Certificate (2002). S.G. 49 group; BW 73B, $8,500. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918-20 Large Multiple Watermark 1d. rose red, centred to lower left, fine used example of this scarce shade. Drury Certificate (2002). S.G. 49 group; BW 73B, $6,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918-20 Large Multiple Watermark 1d. deep carmine aniline, unmounted mint example from the foot of the sheet. Drury Certificate (2003). S.G. 50 group; BW 74E, $1,750. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1918-23 duplicated mint selection on pages including 1918-20 1d. carmine-pink, 1918-23 set of eleven, large range of shades etc.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) AustraliaKing George V Heads11918-23 Single watermark 1/4d. deep turquoise, a well centred, unmounted mint example of this rarity. RPSV Certificate (2003). S.G. 66b, £3,500. 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) AustraliaKing George V Heads1924-1931 mint selection on pages including 1924 Single Watermark set of nine, 1926-28 Small Multiple Watermark sets of eight and eleven along with shades and Dies, 1931-36 C of A Watermark set of eight; also includes many other shades, printing varieties, pairs, blocks etc.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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1914-33 mint collection on pages including 1916 Single Watermark 4d. yellow-orange and lemon-yellow, 1918-20 Large Multiple Watermark set of four, 1924 No Watermark set, 1918-24 Single Watermark set of ten, 1924 Single Watermark set to 4½d., 1926 Small Multiple Watermark perf.14 set to 4½d. and perf 13½ x 12½ set of eleven, other sets to 1933 along with shades, NSW Officials etc. S.G. cat. £2,500+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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1914-33 duplicated used collection on pages including 1914-18 Single Watermark 4d. lemon-yellow, 1916-20 Single Watermark 1d. rosine, Die II, 1920 5d. bright chestnut, 1924 No watermark set, 1918-23 1/4d. deep turquoise (thinned), 1926-30 Small Multiple Watermark perf. 14 set of eight and perf 13½x14½ set of eleven, many more shades, various cancellations and perforation typesSubject 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1914-21 Single Watermark 1d. carmine-red, Die I/II pair, centred to right; large part original gum. S.G. O39/O39h, £565+. 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1916-20 Single Watermark 1d. rose-red Die II, large part original gum, centred to top; bright colour and fresh gum. S.G. O54e, £500Subject 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1916-20 Single Watermark 1d. rosine Die II, centred to lower right, large part original gum. S.G. O54f, £800. 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1916-20 Single Watermark 5d. bright chestnut, centred to left, very lightly mounted mint; fine and very scarce. S.G. O60, £5,500. 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1918-23 Single Watermark 1/4d. deep turquoise, a well centred, unmounted mint example of this scarce stamp; very fine. S.G. O75b, £4,250. 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) AustraliaKing George V HeadsOfficial Stamps1926-30 Small Multiple Watermark 1/4d. pale greenish blue, centred slightly to left, large part original gum. S.G. O96, £800. 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) Australia1927-1980 largely complete mint collection on pre-printed pages including 1932 Bridge to 5/-, 1937-49 set of fourteen ( 5/-, 10/- and £1 also in marginal blocks of eight), 1948-56 set of seven, 1963-65 set of six, B.C.O.F. overprint set of nine, Specimens, Officials, miniature sheets etc.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) Australia1927-1979 largely complete fine used collection on pre-printed pages, including 1928 3d. blue miniature sheet, 1932 Bridge set to 5/-, 1963-65 set of six, Officials, B.C.O.F. set of nine etc. most sets complete along with miniature sheets to 1979; a useful collectionSubject 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.

Australia1928 Melbourne Exhibition, 1d. stamp design competition essay incorporating coats of arms for member states, handpainted in blue on waxed card (46x52mm.) marked "etch" at foot. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1936 KE VIII 2d. enlarged artist's essay (165x190mm.) by David Pullen with vignette drawn in pencil and frame handpainted in black plus pen and ink, executed on thick card (crack in lower half). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1952-65 complete mint and used pre-decimal collection housed in four Oriel albums with slipcases, including blocks of four, first day covers, booklet panes, coils, State Officials etc.; items of note include 1954 Royal Visit 3½d. blocks (2) with re-entries, 1954 Antarctic Research fdc (3) from Macquarie Is., Heard Is. and Mawson, 1963 5d. booklet stamps (3) on helecon paper used and 1963-65 Navigators set overprinted "specimen". A fine lot and a sound basis upon which to expandSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1958 (Nov.) Christmas 3½d. red and 4d. reddish violet die proofs on white wove paper, both mounted in a sunken frame, fine. Nine die proofs of both were produced for presentation purposes. These are numbered "33" and "16" respectively and were presented to Sir D. Lindsay of the Stamp Advisory Committee. BW 345-346DP(1), $6000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902 (July) ½d. to 5/- set of eight and perf 11½, 12 compound with 11 1d. and 2d., part original gum, fine. S.G. D1-D10, £1,325Subject 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902 (July) ½d. to 5/- set of eight and perf 11½, 12 compound with 11 2d., fine used. S.G. D1-D8, D10, £380Subject 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902 perf 11 1d. emerald green, centred to top, fine used. S.G. D12, £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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902-04 mint selection on pages comprising perf 11½, 12 5d. to 2/-, perf 11½, 12 compound with 11 ½d. to 5/- (no 2/-) and perf 11 ½d. to 1/- (no 5d.), fine and mostly with large part gum. S.G. D17-D20, D22-D31 and D33, D34-D38, D40-D41, £3,120Subject 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902-04 used selection on pages comprising of perf 11½, 12 5d. to 2/-, perf 11½, 12 compound with 11 ½d. to 5/- set and perf 11 ½d. to 5/- set, a useful group. S.G. D17-D20, D22-D42, £1,260+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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1903 perf 11 5/- emerald-green, very lightly mounted; slight gum bend. S.G. D42, £1,700. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1903 perf 11 10/- dull green, lightly mounted mint; fine and scarce. S.G. D43, £2,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1903 perf 11 10/- dull green, lightly cancelled, fine. S.G. D43, £1,800. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1903 perf 11 20/- dull green, large part original gum, fine. A rare stamp. S.G. D44, £4,250. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1903 perf 11 20/- dull green, a fine used example. Scarce. S.G. D44, £2,250. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1906-09 mint selection on pre-printed page comprising 1906-08 set of six, perf 11 1d. (toned), 1907 set of five and 1908-09 perf 11½x11 1/- and 5/-, large part original gum. S.G. D45-D51, D53-D59, £5,300+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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1906-09 used selection on pre-printed page, comprising 1906-08 set of six, perf 11 1d., 1907 set of five and 1908-09 1/- and 5/-, a useful assembly. S.G. D45-D51, D53-D59, £2,000+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.

AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1906-08 watermark Crown over A, perf 11, 1d. green with watermark inverted, hinge remnant and one lightly toned perf at top, otherwise fine mint. Very rare. S.G. D51aw, £3000; BW D48, $4500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1907 perf 11 4d. dull green, lightly mounted mint; fine and very scarce. Ceremuga Certificate (2004). S.G. D52, £5,500. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1907 perf 11 4d. dull green, fine used; scarce. S.G. D52, £3,250. 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.

AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1908-09 stroke after figure of value, perf 11½x11 1/- and 5/- (4, one marginal), fine mint. S.G. D58-D59, £1130Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 2/- dull green, large part original gum, fine. S.G. D60, £1,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 2/- dull green, a fine used example of this exceptionally rare stamp. S.G. D60, £17,000. 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.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 10/- dull green, large part original gum, fine. S.G. D61, £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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 20/- dull green, large part original gum; fine and rare. Signed on reverse by Bloch and Pigeron and accompanied by their Certificate (1988). S.G. D62, £7,500. 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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909-1960 mint collection on pre-printed pages including 1909-10 set of eleven, line perf 11 1d. rose and yellow-green (no gum), 1913-23 set to 1/-, 1919-30 set of eight, 1931-36 set of seven, 1938-39 set of seven, 1946-57 set of ten, 1953 2/- carmine and deep green and 1958-60 set of sixteen, an attractive and useful assembly. S.G. cat. £6,500+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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909-1960 used collection on pre-printed pages, including 1909-10 set of eleven, 1913-23 set of eight plus shades, 1922-30 set of eight, 1931-36 set of seven, 1938-39 set of seven, 1946-57 set of ten, 1953-60 2/- carmine and deep green and 1958-60 set of ten plus Dies; an attractive and useful assembly. S.G. £4,500+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.

AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1913-23 thin paper, perf 14 3d. rosine and apple-green, variety watermark sideways, centred to lower right, fine mint. Very rare. S.G. D82a, £7500; BW D100a, $5500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1921 10/- scarlet and pale yellow-green, centred to foot, lightly mounted mint; fine and scarce. S.G. D86, £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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1921 £1 scarlet and pale yellow-green, centred to lower right, lightly mounted mint; fine. S.G. D87, £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) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1921 perf 14 £1 scarlet and deep pale yellow-green, used; fine and scarce. S.G. D87, £2,750. 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) AustraliaState OfficialsNew South Wales1913-33 duplicated used selection on pages including Kangaroos with values to 2/- and King George V heads with values to 5d.; a huge range that will reward careful 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.

(x) AustraliaState OfficialsTasmania1913-33 duplicated used selection on pages including Kangaroos 1st, 2nd and 3rd Watermark with values to 2/-, King George V Heads with values to 5d., also some duplicated Victoria Government and Private Perfins; a huge range of shades and printingsSubject 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.

Austria1938 (19 April) envelope registered from Villach franked 1934-36 1g., 8g., Germany Hindenburg 12pf. (4), addressed to Führer u Reichkanzler Herrn Adolf Hitler in Bavaria; transit and arrival markings; tape stains and some small perfs. faults. ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustriaDuplicated mint and used selection contained in two stockbooks, including 1858-59 3k. black type II, 1910 Birthday 2k., 1925 New Currency 1g. to 2s., (2), 1929-31 10g. to 2s., 1931 Rotary set, 1948 Artists, 1949 Prisoners of War (unmounted), 1950 Plebiscite (unmounted), 1950 Air Birds 3s. (2 mint, 4 used), 3s. (2 on cover with 5s.), 5s. used, 10s. (on cover with 1s.), 1950 Stamp Day (unmounted block of six), 1951 Reconstruction (unmounted), 1952 Stamp Day (5), 1954 Welsbach (two unmounted blocks of four, block of six), Postage Dues, also Czechoslovakia 1952 Exhibition miniature sheet (...

(x) BahamasGreat Britain used in the Bahamas1858 2d. blue Plate 7: FE-FF horizontal pair, light "A05" barred oval cancellations, FF with some short perfs. at top; fine and scarce. S.G. Z2, £3,200+. 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) BahamasGreat Britain used in the Bahamas1856 1/- green, clear "A05" barred oval cancellation, perfs. trimmed at right, nevertheless very rare. S.G. Z5, £2,750. 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) Bahamas1861-62 rough perf. 14 to 16 4d. dull rose, part original gum with design complete and with sheet margin at top; fine. A rare stamp. Brandon Certificate (1990). S.G. 5, £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) Bahamas1862 perf. 11½, 12 compound with 11, 1d. carmine-lake, "A05" cancellations, light pressed crease, fine appearance and scarce. Photocopy of R.P.S. Certificate (1986). S.G. 12, £850Subject 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) Bahamas1863 perf. 13 6d. lavender-grey and lilac shades, used, good to fine. S.G. 19, 19a, £925Subject 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) Bahamas1863-67 4d. dull rose, imperforate plate proof with reversed watermark, part original gum, margins all round, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1975). S.G. 27 proofSubject 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) Bahamas1863-67 perf. 12½ 6d. deep violet vertical strip of three with part original gum, some short or missing perfs., upper-right corner rounded, a little stained. A rare multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (1985). S.G. 31, £750+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) Bahamas1883 4d. on 6d. deep violet, used examples with normal and reversed watermark, fine. The former with B.P.A. Certificate (1958). S.G. 45, 45x, £850Subject 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) Bahamas1920 Peace 1d. carmine, blocks of ten, twenty and thirty with plate number "2", (a separated sheet of 60), mint, hinged in margins and some split perfs. S.G. 107Subject 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.

Bahrain1933-71 mostly mint selection on stock pages, including 1933-37 2r. and 5r. (used), 1950 2r. on 2/6d. pair, 5r. on 5/- (13), 10r. on 10/- (10), 1960 with values to 10r. (6), 1964 to 10r. (8), 1966 with values to 1d. (9), etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1906 Nelson ¼d. black and grey, a top right corner block of four with watermark inverted, unmounted mint, the last stamp with a very slight stain and ink notation in margin at upper right; fine. S.G. 145a, £220+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Basutoland1938 set of eleven in upper left marginal blocks of four, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 18-28, £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) BechuanalandStellaland1884 mint and used selection on Hagner page consisting of 1d., 3d., 4d., 6d. and 1/- fine with part original gum, 3d., 4d. and 6d. in unused blocks of four and 1d. red fine used, a useful group. S.G. 1-5 etc. £1,400+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) Bechuanaland1885-1890 mint and used selection on Hagner page, including 1885-87 CC 3d. (4), 4d. mint (2), Anchor 6d. mint and 1/- used, 1888 set of ten to 10/- used, 1888 1d. on 1d. lilac and black mint variety small figure '1' with B.P.A. certificate (2005) and 1890 ½d. vermilion Type 16 overprint inverted mint block of four. A useful and attractive 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) Bechuanaland1888 1d. to £1, large part original gum, fine. S.G. 10-20, £1,780+ . Photo 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) Bechuanaland1888 ½d. grey-black variety overprint double, one vertical, 'British' largely omitted from the vertical overprint, part original disturbed gum. R.P.S. Certificate (1969). S.G. 30c, £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) Bechuanaland1888-1902 mint and used collection in black stockbook including 1887 set to 5/- both mint and used, 1888 6d. on 6d. lilac and black mint and 1/- on 1/- used (3), 1891 Great Britain overprint set mint and used (at least 3 of each), Bechuanaland Protectorate 1888 1d. on 1d. mint (9), 1/- used (2), 1890 ½d. vermilion 15mm overprint mint, 1890 1½d. used with overprint inverted and 1897-1902 set mint (at least 2 of each), a useful and attractive selection, S.G. £3,000+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

Bechuanaland1888 ½d. vermilion, "Protectorate" double, large part original gum, a trifle soiled. S.G. 40a, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Columbia and Vancouver IslandBritish Columbia and Vancouver Island 1860 2½d. cancelled "13", Vancouver Island 1865 perf. 14 5c. cancelled "35", and British Columbia 1868-71 perf. 14 2c. with part Post Office oval handstamp, 5c. cancelled "35" in blue and 25c. (two short perfs.), sound. Cat. £860Subject 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) British Columbia and Vancouver IslandBritish Columbia and Vancouver Island 1860 2½d. (two shades), Vancouver Island 1865 perf. 14 5c. and 10c., and British Columbia 1865-67 3d. (two shades) and 1868-71 perf. 14 25c. and 50c., unused or with part original gum, generally good to fine. Cat. £2,580Subject 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) British Columbia and Vancouver IslandVancouver Island, 1865 imperf. 10c. blue, unused with part original gum, good to large margins, traces of soiling on forehead, otherwise sound. Scarce. S.G. 12, £2,000. Photoprovenance:William Frazer, February 2004Subject 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 Africa1895-96 ½a. to 5r. set of fifteen with additional ½a., 1½a., 2a., 4a., 6a. and 8a. (3) shades, also 2r. and 5r. with small U.P.U. overprints, mint and generally fine. S.G. 49-63, etc.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsGreat Britain Used in British GuianaGeorgetown1858 (10 May) quadruple rate front and part back of a printed entire to Glasgow, bearing 6d. lilac strip of four (imperforate at right) cancelled with four "A03" obliterators and with London Paid transit datestamp (31.5) below, the reverse with Demerara and Glasgow (31.5) datestamps; the front with creases and the strip with a few minor perf. imperfections, nevertheless an highly important and exceptional franking used on the first day of usage of Great Britain adhesives. S.G. Z3...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsGreat Britain Used in British GuianaGeorgetown1859 (10 July) envelope to Dieppe and redirected to Paris, bearing 4d. rose (imperforate at left) and 6d. lilac pair each cancelled "A03" and showing London Paid datestamp (5.8), oval-framed "pd" and Calais (6.8) datestamp below, the reverse with despatch and four other French transit datestamps eventual arrival on 8 August; the envelope with a couple of trivial imperfections though a very rare franking to France. Photoprovenance:Yardley, October 1944 and accompanied by the origi...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1850-51 "Cottonreels"12c. blue with thick frame, Townsend Type B with break in frame over first "i" in "british" and initialled "EDW" (E.D. Wright, Clerk of the Colonial Post Office), cut-square and with good to large margins clear of the framelines on all sides, unusually lightly cancelled; small shallow thin towards left side, otherwise a fine example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1962). S.G. 5I, £35,000. Photoprovenance:"Isleham", March 1987Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1850-51 "Cottonreels"12c. indigo with thick frame, Townsend Type A with break in frame over "g" and "u" and initialled "WHL" (W.H. Lorimer), cut-square and with good to large margins on three sides, frameline, cancelled with partially light Demerara double-arc datestamp. A fine and attractive example of this rare stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (1950) submitted by Tommy Allen and B.PA. Certificate (1978). S.G. 6I, £45,000. Photoprovenance:Count von FerrarySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Term...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1850-51 "Cottonreels"12c. pale blue with thick frame, Townsend Type B with break in frame over first "i" in "british" and initialled "EDW" (E.D. Wright, Clerk of the Colonial Post Office), cut-square with the framelines touched on three sides and cut-into at right, neatly cancelled with Berbice seriffed letters double-arc datestamp and tied to small piece. An attractive example of the rare and delicate shade. R.P.S. Certificate (994). S.G. 7I, £40,000. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT on Bu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1852 (1 Jan.) Lithographed by Waterlow & Sons on Surfaced-Coloured paper1c. black on magenta with stop after "guiana", good to large margins and neatly cancelled by centrally struck and near-complete Demerara "jy 20/1855" double-arc datestamp; free of the usual surface abrasions and a very fine and attractive example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1969). S.G. 9, £5,500. Photoprovenance:Alfred H. Caspary, May 1957Dale Lichtenstein, February 1969"Dallas", July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more infor...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1852 (1 Jan.) Lithographed by Waterlow & Sons on Surfaced-Coloured paper4c. black on deep blue Type I, good to large margins, lightly cancelled with Demerara 1853 double-arc datestamp; a couple of surface abrasions towards upper left and closed thin below the marginal abrasion, nevertheless an attractive example of this rare and delicate stamp. S.G. 10, £12,000. Photoprovenance:Count von FerraryChristie's New York, May 1993Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1852 (1 Jan.) Lithographed by Waterlow & Sons on Surfaced-Coloured paperCover1853 (2 June) entire letter headed "Land of Plenty" Demerara and addressed locally to "The Honble. A Fowler, Actg. Administrator General", bearing 4c. black on deep blue Type I, clear to good margins, placed sideways at top and lightly cancelled and tied by double-arc datestamp, despatch datestamp on reverse; the entire letter with filing crease worn through in places and the adhesive with some painting to repairs at left side and traces of the usua...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionPlate Proofs1c. black on thick wove paper; trivial imperfections though of fine appearance and rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionPlate Proofs1c. reddish brown, on wove paper, large margins; very fine. Cat. £1,700. PhotoNote: This stamp is the item referred to under Stanley Gibbons, Part 1 under S.G. 11Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion with large margins all round, part Demerara March 1856 datestamp; fine. Christie's Robson Lowe Certificate of Opinion (1985). S.G. 11, £1,700. PhotoprovenanceChristie's Robson Lowe, December 1987Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion with large margins all round, large part Demerara April 1856 datestamp and believed to be the last recorded date of use of the first stone; fine. S.G. 11, £1,700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion with clear to very large margins showing portion of adjoining stamp at top, neatly cancelled with near-complete William's Town "a 3 c" August 1855 coded datestamp; small brown mark at top on reverse, otherwise fine and unusual with this coded datestamp. S.G. 11, £1,700. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, November 1963Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion Type 2, large well-balanced margins and neatly cancelled with two part Berbice datestamp; two small light stain marks at top, otherwise fine. B.P.A. Certificates (1990). S.G. 11, £1,700. Photoprovenance:"Dallas", July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion Type 4, good regular margins and neatly cancelled with near-complete Berbice February 1856 datestamp; fine. S.G. 11, 31,700. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, March 1986Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853 Original Printing 1c. VermilionIssued Stamps1c. vermilion Type 10, good to very large margins and cancelled with Demerara September 1855 datestamp; fine. S.G. 11, £1,700. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, November 1963Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUnused4c. blue, good regular margins, fresh unused and regummed. A very fine and most attractive example of this rare stamp. Alcuri Certificate (1990). S.G. 19, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18544c. blue with good to large margins, neatly cancelled with a doubled strike of the Demerara 1 April single-ring datestamp; very fine. Christie's Robson Lowe Opinion (1985). S.G. 19, £800. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, December 1987Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18544c. blue with large to very large margins and neatly cancelled with part March 11 1854 double-ring datestamp; very fine. Behr Certificate (1973). S.G. 19, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18544c. blue with good to large margins, neatly cancelled with Berbice 6 April double-arc datestamp; fine. S.G. 19, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18574c. blue with good to very large margins and showing trace of adjoining stamp at upper left, neatly cancelled with "a (1) c" 23 February coded datestamp; very fine. S.G. 19, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18574c. blue with good to large margins, cancelled with Demerara 2 January datestamp and with part coded datestamp; fine. Ferchenbauer Certificate (1987). S.G. 19, £800. Photoprovenance:"Mathias", Phillips, April 1987Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18574c. blue with good to huge margins with sheet margin at foot, lightly cancelled with Demerara datestamp. Four Italian pencil signatures and Bolaffi handstamp on reverse. A very fine looking example. A. Diena (1962) and Bolaffi (1963) Certificates. S.G. 19, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueUsed in 18574c. blue vertical pair with clear to good margins, both cancelled with 23 October datestamps; a fine and scarce multiple. Alcuri Certificate (1990). S.G. 19, £1,600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueRetouches4c. black plate proof showing both the retouch and additionally the flaw over last "a" of "guiana", large margins all round and very fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueRetouches4c. deep blue retouched, small to good margins, unused and regummed. An attractive example of this very rare stamp, S.G. 18a, £8,000. Photoprovenance:William Frazer, October 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueRetouches4c. deep blue showing both the retouch and additionally the flaw over last "a" of "guiana", large margins all round and tied on piece by Demerara double-arc datestamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. 18a, £1,600. Photoprovenance:Lars Amundsen, December 1967"Dallas" July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueRetouches4c. blue horizontal pair, the right-hand stamp retouched, good to large margins and both cancelled with Wakanaam "w" coded datestamp. A rare multiple with a retouch in pair with normal and with a coded datestamp. A. Diena Certificate (1974) and Christie's Robson Opinion (1985). S.G. 19, 19a, £1,800+. Photoprovenance:GrangerTowne"Great", March 1970Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueCovers1854 (17 Oct.) entire letter from Demerara "Per Inland mail" and addressed locally, bearing 4c. deep blue with clear to very large margins showing trace of adjoining stamp at right, placed inverted and neatly cancelled by double-arc datestamp with a further fine strike on reverse. A fine and attractive cover illustrating the 4c. per ½oz. inland letter rate, effective 1 January 1852. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1853-55 4c. Cents BlueCovers1857 (14 May) entire letter from Reliance to Georgetown, bearing 4c. pale blue with good to very large margins and neatly cancelled at Henrietta by "a 4 c" coded datestamp, the nearest office to Reliance, the reverse (minor imperfections) with a further very fine strike of the coded datestamp and Demerara double-arc datestamp (15.5). A fine and very rare first series coded datestamp proving cover. PhotoNote: See Townsend & Howe, page 257, where this cover is described as being "as near as we can h...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. dull red Type A, good to large margins and very lightly cancelled with small part datestamp; very fine. S.G. 12, £2,000. Photoprovenance:Dale Lichtenstein, February 1969Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. dull red Type C, huge margins all round and showing trace of adjoining stamp at top, neatly cancelled by part Berbice double-arc datestamp and part Demerara single-ring datestamp. An exceptional example. A. Diena (1962) and Bolaffi (1963) Certificates. S.G. 16, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. pale dull red vertical strip of three, the top stamp being the Type D substituted transfer with the lower pair Type C, large to huge margins with each neatly cancelled by Demerara 17 April 1860 single-ring datestamp and affixed to fragment of nearly the same size. A very fine, remarkable and exceptionally rare multiple incorporating the Type D substituted transfer of which this is the only example in private hands. S.G. 16, 17, £30,000+...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. brownish red Type A, good to large margins and cancelled with two part Demerara single-ring 1860 datestamps; fine. S.G. 13, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. brownish red Type A, good to very large margins and cancelled with part Berbice double-arc datestamp; small filled thin though of very fine appearance. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. 13, £2,500. Photoprovenance:W.J. Webster, Harmer Rooke, 1941"Dallas", July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1857-59 1c. Fresh Lithographic Transfers from the 4c. value with white line above value1c. brownish red Type B, good to large margins and neatly cancelled by part Berbice double-arc datestamp; fine. S.G. 15, £2,850. Photoprovenance:Alfred Caspary, May 1957Dale Lichtenstein, February 1969Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Unused4c. pale blue Types 5 and 6 marginal pair from the left of the sheet in a delightful pastel shade, large margins on three sides and 18mm. sheet margin at left, fresh unused without gum; tiny thin in top margin and traces of creasing though of outstanding appearance and a very rare multiple. S.G. 20, £4,500+. PhotoNote: The new stone was built up from a strip of three of the first stone, being a direct transfer of types 5, 6 and 7 provenan...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Unused4c. pale blue Type 5, good to large margins, fresh unused; fine and most attractive. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. 20, £2,250. Photoprovenance:"Dallas", July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Used4c. pale blue Type 5, large to very large margins and neatly cancelled by complete Demerara April 1859 single-ring datestamp; very fine. S.G. 20, £700. Photoprovenance:"Isleham", March 1987Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Used4c. pale blue Type 5, good to large margins and neatly cancelled with near-complete "e 1 c" 1858 coded datestamp; fine. S.G. 20, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Used4c. pale blue Type 5, good to very large margins and cancelled by a fine near-complete strike of the Leguan "l" December 1858 coded datestamp; small light stain at centre caused by the cancellation being touched-up, otherwise fine. Alcuri Certificate (1987). S.G. 20, £700. PhotoNote: Townsend and Howe only record this datestamp as being used in 1855-56Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condition...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1858 4c. Second Stone, Laid down from three impressions transferred from Stone 1Used4c. pale blue Type 7, good to large margins and with large part Demerara 1858 double-arc datestamp; fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1967). S.G. 20, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersPlate Proof4c. black on wove paper, good to large margins and very fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersPlate Proof4c. black on wove paper, good to large margins and very fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersUnused4c. blue, large margins all round, fresh unused with part original gum; small thin in left margin and a diagonal crease though of fine appearance An attractive example of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1990). S.G. 21, £7,000. Photoprovenance:Alfred Caspary, May 1957"Dallas", July 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersUnused4c. blue, clear to large margins and fresh bright colour. Rare. S.G. 21, £7,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersUsed4c. blue, good margins and lightly cancelled with large part Berbice 1860 double-arc datestamp; fine and most attractive. B.P.A. Certificate (1989). S.G. 21, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860 4c. blue Modified Design with Framed CornersCover1860 (22 May) mourning envelope (resealed) from Demerara to Berbice, bearing 4c. blue roughly separated with good to very large margins and neatly cancelled by centrally applied single-ring datestamp, the reverse with despatch and arrival datestamps; the envelope resealed and a fraction soiled though an attractive example of this stamp on cover. S.G. 21. Photoprovenance:Dale Lichtenstein, February 1969Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesImperforate Plate Proofs1861 1c. reddish brown and 1863-75 4c. blue clear impression, both with four margins; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesImperforate Plate Proofs1860-63 thick paper 8c. pink and 12c. lilac, the latter a lower left corner example with traces of an apparent cancellation, creases and a thin spot, and 1861 1c. reddish brown. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesImperforate Plate Proofs1861 pelure paper 4c. greenish blue and 1863-75 4c. slate-blue, both with good to large margins, and 4c. blue (clear impression) with three margins. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesImperforate Plate Proofs1861 1c. reddish brown, large margins all round; very fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 121c. rose horizontal pair, fresh colour and with large part original gum; folded between and the right-hand stamp with a couple of tiny thin specks though of very fine appearance and an excepti...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 121c. pink, unused with part original gum; small thin at centre left edge in no way detracting from the fine appearance of this rare stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (1983). S.G. 29, £3,500. PhotoSubjec...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 121c. pink, neatly cancelled with near-complete "a03"; a couple of short perfs. at upper right corner, otherwise fine. S.G. 29, £275Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 122c. deep orange with part original gum; small black spot at left centre, otherwise fine. S.G. 30, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Con...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 124c. blue, unused with part original gum; short crease at foot though of fine appearance. S.G. 33, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Con...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 128c. pink, unused with part original gum; an attractive example of this delicate colour. S.G. 35, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Con...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 1212c. lilac, unused with part original gum. A good looking example of this delicate-shaded scarce stamp. S.G. 36, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 1212c. grey-lilac, a lower left corner example of lovely fresh colour and unmounted mint, a magnificent example of this rare stamp that would be almost impossible to improve upon. R.P.S. Certifica...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1860-63 Thick Paper, Perf. 1224c. green, a large example, fresh colour, unused with part original gum a fine looking example of this rare stamp. S.G. 39, £1,800. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, April 1990Subject to...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1861 (3 Aug.) Colour Changed1c. reddish brown with coded datestamp, "a 1 c" ?. probably Airy Hall, 1862 12c. purple with "a 2 ?" coded datestamp, and 1863-68 perf. 12½-13 2c. orange with fine Anna Catharina "w 4 c" coded da...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 121c. brown, exceptionally centred for this stamp, unused with part gum; very fine. S.G. 41, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditio...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 121c. brown, unused with part original gum; centred to foot and with a couple of nibbed perfs. at lower right corner though a presentable example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 41, £1,000. PhotoSubjec...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 121c. black block of four, unused with large part original gum, the lower pair apparently unmounted; a few perfs. split between at left, otherwise fine. S.G. 42, £720+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 122c. orange and 4c. blue (2, one with narrow sheet margin) and 4c. pale blue, unused with part to large part original gum. S.G. 43-45, £720Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informat...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 128c. pink unused with part original gum. S.G. 46, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 1212c. dull purple, unused with large part original gum; fine. S.G. 47, £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1862-63 Thin Paper, Perf. 1212c. purple, unused with large part original gum; fine. S.G. 48, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Thin Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black large and exceptionally well-centred example, 4c. blue horizontal pair and 4c. deep blue horizontal pair, large part original gum with the single apparently unmounted; one 4c. deep blu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black block of eight (4x2), believed to be from the 1st. Setting, part to large part original gum; fine and an impressive multiple. S.G. 57, £600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premi...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black marginal block of four from the top of the sheet, mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted, minor gum creasing. S.G. 57, £300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For mo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black block of four, mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; lower pair with trace of a horizontal crease, fine appearance. S.G. 57, £300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premiu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black and 2c. orange (2, one centred to lower right) horizontal pairs, fresh mint. S.G. 57, 59, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condi...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. black (3) and 2c. orange (3), shades, and 4c. greyish blue, good to very fine mint. S.G. 57-60, £630Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condi...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-131c. grey-black block of four, mint; the lower pair with a light horizontal crease though of fine appearance. S.G. 57, £300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information pl...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-134c. greyish blue block of six (3x2), fresh mint with the lower row remaining unmounted. A scarce and attractive multiple. S.G. 60, £720+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-134c. blue block of four, the lower left stamp with which mark between "m" and "u" of "damus", lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. S.G. 61, £560+. Photoprovenance:Dale...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-134c. pale blue marginal block of four from the top of the sheet showing small parts of marginal watermark, lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. An attractive delicate...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-138c. pink horizontal pair, fine mint; a scarce multiple. S.G. 62, £700+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-138c. pink, particularly well-centred for this stamp and lightly mounted mint; very fine. S.G. 62, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and C...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-1324c. yellowish green, marginal from the foot of the sheet, exceptional centring, fine mint. A very fine example of this value. S.G. 64, £475. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For m...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-1324c. green, under-inked in places, large part original gum. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (1976). S.G. 64, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vie...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863 Medium Paper, Perf. 12½-1324c. green shades (2), one with 1mm. sheet margin at foot and unmounted mint, small hole at lower left and traces of paper wrinkles, the other in a shade towards blue-green, unused and appar...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsImperforate Plate Proofs1c. black (marginal) Setting 4, 2c. orange Setting 3 and 12c. lilac Setting 2, all on thin paper. A fine trio. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsImperforate Plate Proofs2c. orange horizontal pair and a single on pelure paper with some gum; the pair with crease between and spilt at top, otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsImperforate Plate Proofs48c. pale lilac-rose on thin gummed paper showing "sa" of "t h saunders/1863" papermaker's watermark; fine and highly unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Prem...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 10 8c. pink overprinted "specimen." (BG1) diagonally, unused with large part original gum; fine and rare. Photoprovenance:Dr. Conrad Latto, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT o...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 10 12c. pale lilac overprinted "specimen." (BG1) diagonally, without gum, perf. fault at lower right corner, otherwise fine. Rare. Photoprovenance:Dr. Conrad Latto, May...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 10 48c. red (2), one perforated "specimen" (BG2) inverted and reversed, the other handstamped "specimen" (BG3) diagonally, both with part original gum. S.G. 104a, as, £...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 10 48c. red handstamped "specimen" (BG3) diagonally,; central thin not affecting fine appearance. S.G. 104s, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 15 1c., 2c., 4c., 6c. and 24c., each overprinted "specimen." (BG1) diagonally, the 1c., 6c. and 24c. with part original gum. A fine and rare group. Photoprovenance:Dr....

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsPerf. 15 2c. orange handstamped "specimen." (BG1) diagonally, superbly centred, part original gum; very fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and DesignsSpecimen StampsImperforate 48c. red overprinted "specimen." (BG1) diagonally, without gum. Rare. Photoprovenance:Dr. Conrad Latto, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inf...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-131c. black block of four, 2nd. Setting, fresh mint; the lower pair with a horizontal crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 66, £380+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-132c. orange marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, 3rd. Setting, mint; a little toned and with traces of gum creasing. S.G. 68, £400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-136c. blue 1st. Setting, 6c. greenish blue 2nd. Setting and 6c. milky blue 2nd. Setting, mint; the first two a little toned. S.G. 69, 70, 72, £750Subject to 20% VAT on Buy...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-138c. pink 3rd. Setting, part original gum; a couple of short perfs. at foot. S.G. 73, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view T...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-1312c. grey-lilac 3rd. Setting, fresh with part original gum. An attractive example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 75, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For mo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-1324c. yellow-green, 4th. Setting, fresh mint. S.G. 79, £275. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1863-68 Perf. 12½-1348c. pale red marginal pair from the top of the sheet, fresh lightly mounted mint. A fine and scarce multiple. S.G. 82, £800+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 101c. black marginal block of fifteen (5x3) from the right of the sheet, 4th. Setting with twelve of the fifteen stamps showing large part of "original/turkey mill/kent" paperm...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 101c. black block of twelve (3x4), 4th. Setting Types B-D, fresh mint with most unmounted. A fine and attractive multiple. S.G. 85, £336+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium....

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 101c. grey-black blocks of four (2), both from the 4th. Setting, one with part of papermakers watermark (lower pair with a crease), the other Types E-A with some rough perforat...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 101c. black and 1c. intense black, both 3rd. Setting, 2c. orange 4th. Setting, 2c. red-orange 3rd. Setting, 4c. slate-blue and 6c. dull blue 3rd. Setting, both 1c. and 2c. oran...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 102c. orange marginal block of ten (5x2) from the left of the sheet, Types A-E and a marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet with part imprint, Types D-E, both from t...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 102c. reddish orange block of four, 4th. Setting, Types A-B, fresh mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; fine and most attractive. S.G. 89, £360+. PhotoSubject to 20%...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 104c. pale blue block of four, 4th. Setting, Types E-A, fresh lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; fine. S.G. 91, £520+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Bu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 104c. bright blue block of four, 4th. Setting, fresh mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; the right-hand vertical pair with a gum crease, not affecting the fine appear...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 106c. dull blue marginal block of four from the left of the sheet, 3rd. Setting, Types A-B, mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; a little toned though a scarce multip...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 108c. pink block of four, 3rd. Setting, Types A-B, fresh with large part original gum. A fine, rare and most attractive multiple. S.G. 95, £1,300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 108c. pink lower right corner horizontal strip of five with part imprint, variety imperforate vertically, large part original gum. An extraordinary item, considered one of the...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 108c. pink, a large example with large part original gum, fresh and fine. S.G. 95, £325. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 108c. pink, 3rd. Setting and 8c. brownish pink, 2nd. Setting, both with part original gum, fresh and fine. S.G. 95, 96, £725. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For m...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 108c. brownish pink, 2nd. Setting, lightly mounted mint; fine. S.G. 96, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1012c. pale lilac block of four, 3rd. Setting, Types C-D, fresh mint. A fine and very rare multiple. S.G. 97, £1,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inf...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1012c. pale lilac, 3rd. Setting, Type E, fresh with part original gum; two short perfs. at right, otherwise fine. S.G. 97, £375. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1012c. grey-lilac, 3rd. Setting, Type E, fresh mint; very fine. S.G. 98, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condition...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1012c. brownish grey, fresh lightly mounted mint; fine. S.G. 99. £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buy...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1024c. deep green, 4th. Setting, Type A, fresh with part original gum; "s" handstamp on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 101, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1024c. bluish green, 3rd. Setting, Type B, fresh mint; a couple of perf. irregularities, otherwise fine. S.G. 102, £375. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1024c. yellow-green, 5th. Setting, Type A, fresh mint and fine. S.G. 103, £325. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condition...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1024c. green, 4th. Setting, Type A, fresh mint; a couple of perf. irregularities at top, otherwise fine. S.G. 103 var., £325. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For mo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1048c. red marginal pair from the foot of the sheet with part imprint, 4th. Setting, Types B-A, large part original gum; minor gum creasing, otherwise fine. A scarce multiple....

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1048c. red, 4th. Setting, Type B, fresh and fine mint. S.G. 105, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Bu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1048c. red, 4th. Setting, Type B, fresh mint, both with diagonal paper wrinkles, otherwise fine. S.G. 105, £450. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson, April 1990Subject to 20% VA...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1866-71 Perf. 1048c. crimson, 4th. Setting, Type B, fresh and fine mint. S.G. 104, £470. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions fo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 151c. intense black upper left corner block of four, 4th. Setting, Types A-B, large part original gum, one stamp with a brown mount at top, the other three stamps remaining unm...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 151c. black block of four, 4th. Setting, Types E-A, fresh and fine mint. S.G. 106, £280+. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 151c. black, 2c. orange-red and 4c. bright blue, all from the 4th. Setting, part to large part original gum; 2c. a fraction off-white, the 1c. and 4c. fine. S.G. 106, 107, 109...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 152c. orange block of four, 3rd. Setting, Types B-C, fresh mint. Fine and scarce. S.G. 108, £800. Photoprovenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 154c. bright blue block of four, 4th. Setting, Types D-E, fresh mint; near vertical crease at centre affects two stamp, separated perfs. at right strengthened. A scarce multip...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 154c. bright blue horizontal strip of four, 4th. Setting, Types B-E, fresh mint. A fine and most unusual multiple. S.G. 109, £1,400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premiu...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 156c. ultramarine, wonderful fresh bright colour, large part original gum; a superb example of this rare stamp. S.G. 111, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 156c. ultramarine, 4th. Setting, Type B, an unusual grey-blue shade with large part original gum. Scarce. S.G. 111, £1,200. Photoprovenance:William Frazer, October 2003Subject...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 158c. deep rose marginal block of four from the top of the sheet, 3rd. Setting, Types D-E, mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted; he left-hand pair with a vertical crea...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 158c. deep rose horizontal marginal pair from the foot of the sheet, 3rd. Setting, Types A-B, pristine white paper and lightly mounted mint. A highly attractive and outstandin...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 158c. deep rose, 3rd. Setting, Type B, fresh mint; fine. S.G. 112, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 1512c. lilac, 3rd, Setting, Type C, fresh mint. A very fine example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 113, £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information plea...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 1524c. yellow-green marginal horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet, 5th. Setting B-C, fresh with large part original gum; diagonal crease crosses both stamps though of go...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 1524c. yellow-green, 5th. Setting, Type A, fresh mint, light handstamp at lower right; fine. S.G. 114, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information p...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 IssuesStamps from the various printings offered in this section are often found poorly centred. The owner has searched for many years to find examples that are well to superbly well-centred The stamps offered below are, in the main, some of the best that one can find, and exceptional for this reason1863-76 New Transfers and Designs1875-76 Perf. 1524c. green, 4th. Setting, Type A, showing "ers" of "t h saunders" papermaker's watermark, fresh unused with traces of gum. An attractive example of this rare stamp. S.G. 115...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversInland1865 (Nov.) entire from Georgetown to Berbice, bearing 1863-65 medium paper, perf. 12½-13 4c. greyish blue cancelled (not tied) by "A03", the reverse with despatch and New Amsterdam arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversInland1871 (8 Feb.) envelope from Berbice to "Riverview House, Ruinveld, East Bank, Rio Demerary" bearing 1868 perf. 10 2c. orange pair both cancelled "A04" and showing, on reverse, Berbice and Demerara datestamps; a fraction soiled, otherwise sound. Photoprovenance:William Frazer, October 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo Barbados1874 (7 Aug.) envelope from Georgetown, bearing perf. 12½-13 12c. brownish purple tied by "A03" duplex with "pa4id" accountancy handstamp (Type A7) in red and showing arrival datestamp (10.8) alongside. Fine and very rare with exceptionally few examples of the accountancy datestamp recorded. Photoprovenance:"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo France1866 (23 July) double rate entire from Georgetown to Paris, bearing 1863-68 perf. 12½-13 6c. greenish blue, 24c. yellow-green and 1868-71 2c. orange twice cancelled by "A03" duplex, showing crayon rate marks, London Paid datestamp (13.8), circular-framed "pd" all in red and "angl./amb. calais" datestamp (13.8), Puteaux arrival datestamp 914.8) on reverse. A rare and most attractive three-colour ranking. Holcombe Certificate (1983). PhotoNote: See Townsend & Howe for comments on the Anglo-French...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo New Brunswick1874 (9 Mar.) envelope from Vergenoegen to Richibucto, bearing 1863-68 perf. 12½-13 8c. pink and 1866-71 perf. 10 2c. orange and 24c. green, all placed sideways and cancelled with "w.3.c." second type coded datestamp, New York Due 10 Currency datestamp (30.3) below and with blue and red crayon rate marks, the reverse with a further strike of the coded datestamp, Georgetown, St. Thomas (15.3) and arrival datestamps; a few small faults though a very rare and attractive three-colour frankin...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo Nova Scotia1872 (8 Oct.) envelope from Georgetown "via St. Thomas" to New Glasgow, bearing 1866-71 2c. orange and 8c. pink both cancelled "A03" and with the 8c. additionally tied by light "A03" duplex with "pa4id" accountancy handstamp (Type A7) in red, the reverse with Wieting & Richter senders datestamp in blue, St. Thomas (14,10), two other indistinct datestamps and arrival datestamp (18.11); traces of soiling though very rare with exceptionally few examples of the accountancy datestamp recorded....

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo Nova Scotia1876 (5 Aug.) envelope from Georgetown "p Steamer via St. Thomas & Bermuda" to Cornwallis, bearing 1875-76 perf. 15 8c. deep rose in combination with 1876 De La Rue 2c. orange both neatly cancelled "A03", manuscript "4" in red crayon below and with despatch, St. Thomas (13.8) and three Nova Scotia datestamps on reverse. An attractive mixed issue franking and early use of the De La Rue stamp. PhotoNote: Probably carried on the RMSP "Eider" to St. Thomas which left Demerara on 5 August prov...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo St. Lucia1865 (25 Feb.) entire from Demerara, bearing 1861 thin paper, perf. 12 12c. dull purple neatly cancelled "A03" and alongside manuscript "4" in red crayon, the reverse with despatch and arrival datestamps; entire with a couple of small surface defects, otherwise fine and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo Surinam, Dutch Guiana1881 (23 Apr.) envelope from Reliance "per Dutch Steamer" to Paramaribo, bearing 1866-71 perf. 10 4c. blue in combination with 1876 De La Rue 1c. slate (corner defect) both neatly cancelled with double-ring datestamp, the reverse with Reliance-Canje, Georgetown (25.4) and arrival (28.4) datestamps. An attractive mixed issue franking and late use of the Waterlow 4c. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1861 (8 Oct.) envelope ex the Anstie correspondence from Demerara to Wiltshire, bearing 1860 thick paper, perf. 12 12c. grey-lilac cancelled by "5d" accountancy handstamp in red with traces of the same ink "tying" the stamp, London Paid datestamp (29/10) alongside, the reverse (part flap missing) with despatch and Devizes arrival (30.10) datestamps; fine and attractive and sold on its merits. PhotoNote: See Townsend & Howe, pages 218-219 where the use of this handstamp is discussed....

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1862 (21 Nov.) envelope ex the Anstie correspondence from Queenstown to Wiltshire, bearing 1862 thin paper, perf. 12 12c. purple cancelled by a superb strike of the "a 3 c" coded datestamp and with London Paid datestamp 14.12) alongside, the reverse with a further fine strike of the coded datestamp, Demerara (21.12) and Devizes (15.12) datestamps. Fine and very rare. See Townsend & Howe page 267. PhotoNote: Probably carried on the RMSP "Solent" to St. Thomas which left Demerara on 2...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1864 (22 Jan.) envelope ex the Anstie correspondence to Wiltshire, bearing 1863-68 perf. 12½-13 24c. green cancelled by fair to fine "a 3 c" coded datestamp applied inverted, London Paid datestamp (13.2) alongside, Demerara and Devizes (13.2) datestamps on reverse; small piece of front torn away at top, otherwise sound and rare. PhotoNote: Probably carried on the RMSP "Wye" to St. Thomas which left Demerara on 24 JanuarySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1864 (Feb. and May) envelopes ex the Whitaker correspondence from Demerara "Per West Indian Mails" to London, the first bearing 1862-65 thin paper, perf. 12 12c. purple pair, the second with 24c. yellow-green, both cancelled with "A03" duplex and with London Paid datestamps on face; the first with small stain at centre though a generally attractive pair showing different frankings of the 24c. letter rate. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Te...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1864 (23 Sept.) envelope from Demerara to Exeter, bearing 1863 thin paper, perf. 12½-13 8c. pink strip of three each cancelled "A03", just tying the right-hand stamp and with London Paid datestamp (14.10) below, Demerara and Exeter datestamps on reverse. R.P.S. Certificate (1994). PhotoNote: Probably carried on the RMSP "Thames" to St. Thomas which left Demerara on 24 September provenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, May 1995Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1873 (8 July) envelope from Georgetown to London, bearing 1866-71 perf. 10c. 4c. pale bright blue and 24c. bluish green twice cancelled with "A03" duplex, no other markings with the suggestion that this is a double rate franking carried by a French steamer. Most attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United Kingdom1876 (12 Apr.) envelope via the Essequibo Steamer and Georgetown "Per Private Seamer London Direct Line" to London, bearing 1866-71 perf. 10c. 6c. milky blue cancelled by "e r" Essequibo River coded datestamp with year date added in manuscript and additionally tied by "1½ a03" accountancy handstamp in red, the reverse with a further strike of the coded datestamp and Georgetown datestamp (12.4); envelope with a few small imperfections and part flap missing though a very rare combinat...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1860-76 Issues, CoversTo The United States of America1873 (8 Dec.) entire from Georgetown "p United States & Brazil Steamer via St. Thomas" to Philadelphia, bearing 1863-68 perf. 12½-13 2c. orange and 8c. rose both neatly cancelled "A03" with a good strike of the "A03" duplex with "pa4id" accountancy handstamp (Type A7) in red below alongside "n.y. steamship/10" datestamp (20.12), arrival datestamp (20.120 on reverse; both adhesives with small perf. faults through having been affixed just over top of entire, nevertheless an...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set ProvisionalsA used election comprising 1c. (roulettes on two sides) and 1c. Type 10, 2c. Type 12, 4c. Type 14 with inner framelines and 4c. forgery; mixed condition as usual for these issues with viewing essential. S.G. 116. 119, 121, 123b, £4,100. Photo all but forgerySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals1c. rose Type 11, Row 3/5 variety "1" for "i" in "british" and italic "s" in "postage", roulettes generally all round, unused without gum. A fine example of this very rare stamp. S.G. 117d, £7,000 as a normal and unpriced unused with the variety . Photoprovenance:"Great", March 1970Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals1c. rose Type 11, Row 3/1 variety narrow "t" in "cent", roulettes on two of the possible three sides, cancelled "A03" and with what appears to be part of a coded datestamp, fine and rare. S.G. 117b, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals2c. yellow Type 10, Row 2/5 variety "1" for "i" in "british", not the listed position for this variety, neatly cancelled "A03", a choice large example of this scarce stamp with roulettes almost complete. R.P.S. Certificate (1938). S.G. 119c, £850. Photoprovenance:G.H. Boucher, November 1949Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals2c. yellow Type 11, Row 3/4 variety sloping "s" in "cents" and exceptionally with complete roulettes, lightly cancelled; trivial blemishes though very fine for this issue. S.G. 120, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals4c. blue Type 13, Row 1/6 variety wrong ornament, as Type 15, at left and sloping "s" in "cents", roulettes at left and traces elsewhere, unused with part original gum. An exceptional example of this very rare stamp. S.G. 122b, £9,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals4c. blue vertical pair Types 15/14, Rows 3/4, 4/4, unsigned, part to large original gum with the lower stamp apparently unmounted, roulettes, or traces thereof, nearly all round; the upper stamp with a horizontal crease, nevertheless an impressive multiple. S.G. 123a, 124a, £2,700+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1862 (Sept.) Type-Set Provisionals4c. blue Type 15, Row 3/4, unused without gum and with roulettes nearly all round. A fine and attractive example of this rare stamp. S.G. 124, £8,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 ProvisionalsA used selection comprising end of August 1c. slate with "e r" coded datestamp with year date in manuscript, 2c. orange with coded datestamp, 23 November with two horizontal bars and one vertical (1c.) on 4c. blue, (1c.) on 6c. brown (2), one with coded datestamp and one horizontal bar and one vertical (1c.) on 8c. with "a h" coded datestamp; generally fine. S.G. 139, 140, 144, 145, 148, £610Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals17 April with two horizontal bars(1c.) on 6c. brown block of four, fresh and fine mint. A scarce multiple. S.G. 137, £200+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 ProvisionalsEnd of August, Official stamps with horizontal bar2c. orange, fresh with part original gum; a very fine example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 140, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals6 November with horizontal and vertical bars(1c.) on 6c. ultramarine (2), 4th. Setting, Types C and E, unused with part original gum; Type C with perfs. a little trimmed at right, otherwise fine. S.G. 141, £450Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals6 November with horizontal and vertical bars(1c.) on 6c. ultramarine strip of three, 4th. Setting, Types D-E-A, two showing portions of papermakers watermark, each neatly cancelled with Georgetown 11 September 1880 datestamp; a few perf. irregularities though a very rare and impressive showpiece multiple. S.G. 141, £215. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, November 1963Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals23 November Official stamps with two horizontal bars and one vertical(1c.) on 4c. blue, fresh mint, a very fine example and scarce thus. S.G. 144, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals23 November Official stamps with one horizontal bar and one vertical(1c.) on 4c. blue, cancelled with "l" coded datestamp showing "4" of month line inverted; light crease at lower left corner through over-zealous application of the cancellation rim, in no way detracting from the fine appearance of this exceptionally rare stamp. S.G. 147, £5,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1878 Provisionals23 November Official stamps with one horizontal bar and one vertical(2c.) on 8c. rose, fresh mint; purple ink mark on reverse, nevertheless superb for this scarce stamp. S.G. 148, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Postage Stamps"1" on 48c. marginal block of four with part imprint, 4th. Setting, Types B-A, and a marginal pair with full imprint, 4th. Setting, Types A-B, fine mint. S.G. 152, £300+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Official Stamps"1" on 12c. brownish purple (2, one with perf. imperfections at right), "1" on 48c. red-brown and "2" Type 23 on 12c. pale violet (2, one with surcharge superimposed on "official" and most unusual thus), part to large part original gum, and "2" Type 23 on 24c. emerald-green used; generally fine. S.G. 153-155, 157, £725Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Official Stamps"2" 12c. pale violet Type 23 marginal block of six (3x2) from the right of the sheet, fresh mint with the lower row unmounted; top row with a horizontal crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 155, £540+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Official Stamps"2" on 12c. pale violet horizontal pair, Types 23 an 24 se-tenant, mint with central hinge remainder; Type 23 with crease at upper right, the rare Type 24 fine. S.G. 155a, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Official Stamps"2" on 24c. emerald-green block of four, the upper right stamp being Type 24 giving either horizontal or vertical se-tenant pairs se-tenant, fresh mint; the upper pair with two vertical gum creases at centre though a scarce and attractive multiple. S.G. 157, 157a, £2,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsOn Official Stamps"2" Type 19 on 24c. green marginal block of four, 5th. Setting, Types A-B, fresh with traces of gum. A scarce and attractive multiple. S.G. 159, £1,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1881 (28 December) ProvisionalsCover1881 (30 Dec.) commercial envelope from Grove to Georgetown, bearing "2" on Official 12c. emerald-green Type 23 in combination with Postage "1" on 48c. red upper right corner vertical pair, each stamp cancelled by double-ring datestamp, the reverse with despatch and arrival datestamps; two vertical creases clear of the adhesives. A rare early franking of these Provisionals with the stamps only having been issued two days previously. S.G. 152, 157. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, November 1...

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1882 (9 Jan.) Type-set Issue2c. yellow Second Setting complete sheet (2x6) with the lower block of four each showing variety small "2", each perforated "specimen", fine unused. S.G. 163, 163b, 165, 165c, £1,315+provenance:Christie's Robson Lowe, June 1994Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship Stamps1882 (9 Jan.) Type-set IssueCover1882 (17 Jan.) brown envelope from Georgetown to Enterprise, Leguan, bearing 1c. magenta Type 27 horizontal pair with "specimen" se-tenant and cancelled with double-ring datestamps, a further fine strike alongside, despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse. Fine and rare stamps on cover. S.G. 164. Photoprovenance:Dale Lichtenstein, February 1969Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values1c. black imperforate proofs (2) with essay overprints, one 4th. Setting, Type D with sans-serif overprint in red 17x4mm. with oval "o" and showing part of papermaker's watermark, the other with 4th. Setting, Type E with blue-black overprint in seriffed type 12x3mm.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values1c. black marginal block of four, 4th. Setting, Types A-B, three stamps with overprint 17mm. and one with overprint 16mm., large part original gum; the lower left stamp with a gum crease, otherwise fresh and fine. S.G. O1, £300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values1c. black block of four, 4th. Setting, Types D-E, fresh with part to large part original gum; traces of creasing at right and a few perf. irregularities through separation. S.G. O1, £300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values2c. orange horizontal strip of three, 3rd. Setting, Types C-E and 8c. rose, 3rd. Setting, Type B, used; a few perfs. pulled, otherwise sound and the 2c. strip a scarce multiple. S.G. O2, O3, £192Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values8c. rose marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, fresh with part to large part original gum. A fine and scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1995). S.G. O3, £1,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1875 Waterlow Values8c. rose lower left corner example, unused; perfs. partially trimmed at top, otherwise fresh and fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1995). S.G. O3, £375. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1877 De La Rue Values8c. rose, lightly mounted mint; perfs. a fraction trimmed at right though a fresh and attractive example of this rare stamp. S.G. O10, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaThe "Coventry" Collection Featuring 1852-76 Ship StampsOfficial Stamps1877 De La Rue Values8c. rose, neatly cancelled by part Georgetown double-ring datestamp; fine and scarce. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (1978). S.G. O10, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaLiteratureThe Postage Stamps and Postal History of British Guiana by Townsend and Howe; fine. Also a selection of auction catalogues comprising Burrus, Dale Lichtenstein, "Great", Townsend and Webster complete with brochure

Brunei1906 5c. on 16c. green and brown, variety line through "b", large part original gum; fine. S.G. 16a, £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cameroon1915 3s. on 3m. violet-black, variety inverted "s", large part original gum, small hinge remainder, fine and scarce. Signed H. Bloch. S.G. B12a, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Canada1898-1902 Numerals ½c. to 20c. set of eight die proofs in black on India paper backed on thin card (56-74mm max.), each with a die number in a sequence "f-113" (3c.) to "f-120" (20c.), except the later 7c. ("o-10"), and imprint. A wonderful set with only two others thought to exist. 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.

Canada1908 Quebec set, mint and very lightly hinged (if at all); mixed centring, fine. S.G. 188-195, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good Hope1864-90 imperforate proof blocks of four in near issued colours on ungummed glazed paper, each overprinted "cancelled", produced for the 1872 South Kensington Exhibition of Fine Arts, 4d. and 1/- first issue with outer frame line, 1d. and 5/- from subsequent printings with outer frame line removed, 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) Cape of Good Hope1871-90 mainly mint selection including 1876 4d. blue unmounted strip of three from the foot of the sheet, 1882 "one half-penny' on 3d. claret used with variety obliterating bar omitted, 1884-90 set of seven to 5/- unmounted mint, two further examples of the 1887 5/- orange, etc. A useful group, S.G. cat. £1,600+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.

Cayman Islands1902 "One/Halfpenny." on 1d. carmine vertical pair tied to piece, 1907 "½d" on 5/- salmon on green used, 1912-20 10/- deep green and red , white back mint and used; fine. S.G. 17, 18, 52b, £950Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1932 Centenary set, tied to separate pieces by George Town cancellations; fine. S.G. 84-95, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1857-59 4d. die proof in black on India affixed to card, huge margins; fresh and fine. Rare. Behr Certificate (2016). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ceylon1861-1949 collection (274) in a stockbook, largely used and including 1867-70 6d. and 1/-, 1867 3d. mint and used, 1872-80 set used, 1885 CC Surcharges to 1r.12 and CA to 1r.12 (mint), 1887 1r.12 mint and used, 1893-99 2r.50 mint, 1899 1r.50 and 2r.25 mint, 1899-1900 1r.50 mint, 1r.50 and 2r.25 used, KEVII mint and used to 1r.25, KGV to 20r. used, and Officials (9); generally good to 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.

Ceylon1885 10c. on 24c. green, part original gum; fine and scarce. Signed A.D. S.G. 162, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1888-90 "Two" on 4c. rose mauve block of four, variety surcharge double, dried original gum; fine. S.G. 205b, £480. 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.

CeylonTelegraph Stamps1881-82 12c. to 50r. set of twelve, part original gum; a few very small imperfections though a fresh and rare set. Behr Certificate (2016). S.G. T10-T21, £4,283. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernseyA miscellaneous collection of covers/cards including 1840 1d. blacks on outgoing and incoming covers, 1853 1d. stationery envelope cancelled "324", three duplex covers, 1875 envelope from France with manuscript "Not Known" alongside arrival datestamp, M.O.O. datestamp on card, 1901, 1916 and 1945 items from Alderney, 1918 P.O.W. Care Committee receipts, 1940 (27 June) telegram with datestamp in red, 1945 (May) "Rejoicing" telegram and a range of items dated after WWII including Liberation, G.B. sets used on day of issue, etc. Also some incoming mail and modern issue...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernseyA selection of Bulk Posting triangular-framed handstamp covers, comprising "gu" on KGV ½d. and Arms ½d. (with Jersey Views ½d.) and 1d. (corner example), and KGVI "324" machine type (2); also loose KEVII ½d., Arms 1d. (6) and KGVI 1d. (on piece); fine and an unusual 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1937 envelope from Ville Au Roi addressed locally, bearing 1934-36 3d. violet neatly cancelled by datestamp; the first example of this bisect that we have seen. 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (June) and 1941 (Feb.) envelopes, and 1946 card with Arms blue paper 1d., all used previously and then with Centenary 2d. with machine datestamps or (the last) St. Peter Port datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940-41 selection of covers/cards/wrappers (25) bearing KGVI or Centenary 2d. values with machine or circular datestamps, ten commercial with two showing Undelivered for Reason Stated 1d. handstamp, the others philatelic with five registered, nine bearing more than one bisect and one used again in 1946 with 2½d.; generally 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940-41 envelopes (18) all unaddressed, bearing either KGVI or Centenary 2d. values with several bearing up to four values in multiples, a few in combination with other values and largely used in mid-February 1941, one from Cobo and one from The Vale; generally good to 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (Dec.)-41 (Feb.) covers (6) each bearing Centenary (one additionally with KGVI 1½d.) used from Cobo, Les Gravées, Market Place, St. Martins, St. Sampson's and The Vale; generally 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (27 Dec.) envelope from Ville Au Roi bearing 1912-26 2d. (2) and ½d. with two fine datestamps, and (27 Dec.) envelope from St. Sampson's to St. Peter Port bearing 1912-26 2d. with neat double-ring datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (31 Dec.) card and envelope ex the same correspondence to Jersey and redirected back to St. Martin's, the card bearing 1912-22 2d. with St. Peter Port datestamp and Arms ½d. on blue paper (2) with machine datestamp, the envelope with 1934 2d. similarly cancelled and with Arms blue paper ½d. and 1d. with machine or circular datestamps; the card with minor ageing though an unusual pairSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (31 Dec.) envelopes (2) to Jersey, the first bearing 1934-36 2d. with KGV ½d. and 1d. sharing neat single-ring datestamp, the other bearing 1934-36 2d. (2) and KGVI ½d. and 1d. with two St. Peter Port double-ring 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (31 Dec.) envelope addressed locally and bearing Centenary 2d. bisected vertically, contrary to regulations, and cancelled with machine datestamp; scarceSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1940 (31 Dec.) envelope to St. Peter Port, bearing Centenary 2½d. with machine datestamp; fine and rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1967). S.G. BS8, £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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (Jan.-Feb.) covers (21), all commercially used and bearing KGVI 2d. (8) or Centenary 2d. (13) with machine or circular datestamps, some with company imprints, one a wrapper of the Guernsey Evening Press and one a card to the Bread Department; generally 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (9 Jan.) envelope addressed locally, bearing Centenary 2d. (2) and ½d. neatly cancelled with machine datestamp; a scarce franking to make up the 2½d. rate. 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (21 Jan.) postcard from Jersey addressed locally, bearing KGVI 2d. marked "Mutilated stamp", "2d/409" tax handstamp below deleted and replaced with manuscript "4d to pay" and bearing 2d. Postage Due pair (defective) at left with datestamp (22.1), 1941 (Aug.) and (Dec.) fronts from Guernsey addressed locally, the first with single Centenary 2d. the other with two and showing 1d. and 2d. Postage Due 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (29 Jan.) envelope to States Committee, Ladies College, both bearing Centenary 2d., having previously been used with KGVI 1d. or Centenary 1d. with machine datestamps; an unusual pairSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (Feb.) KGV 1½d. and KGVI ½d. stationery envelopes registered to St. Peter Port, the first with Centenary 2d. (4), the other with Centenary 2d. and Arms 1d. (4), all neatly cancelled and tied by 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (Feb.) envelopes (8), all registered and one additionally with Express label, seven addressed locally and one to Jersey, bearing various KGVI 2d. or Centenary 2d. with some multiples and mostly in combination with other values; generally 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (5 Feb.) envelope from St. Saviours to St. John with "Glitterit" advert and bearing Centenary 2d. with double-ring datestamp, and (22 Feb.) envelope with Centenary 2d. cancelled by machine datestamp and showing "Guernsey for Natural Beauty" illustrated advert, both in blue, unusual and most attractiveSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (7 Feb.) envelope from Ville Au Roi to St. Peter Port, bearing Centenary 2d. and Revenue 2d. both neatly cancelled with datestamps; a most unusual franking, the first we have seen with a Revenue stamp. 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (8 Feb.) envelope to Paradis Grange, bearing Centenary 1d. and whole KGVI ½d. with machine datestamp; fine and rare. S.G. BS6, £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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (15 Feb.) envelope to Route Isabelle, bearing 1934-36 2d. with neat machine datestamp; very 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (22 Feb.) envelope to The Close, bearing Centenary 2½d. with machine datestamp and manuscript "Stamp inadmissible" with boxed "to pay/posted/unpaid" handstamp completed for 5d.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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (25 Feb.) envelope from St. Peter Port to Castel, bearing Arms 1d. red strip of three, the left-hand stamp bisected and with manuscript "Stamp inadmissible", initialled and with "1d/324" tax mark below; the first day after the bisects were invalidated and most unusualSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (6 Mar.) envelope to Jersey, bearing KGVI 1d. (3), one bisected, cancelled with machine datestamp, the bisect with a large ink mark as inadmissible and with "1d/324" tax mark below; very unusual. 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (2 May) envelope to the Food Office, bearing Centenary 2½d. bisected vertically contrary to regulations and outside the bisect period though not charged Postage Due; most unusual. 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyBisect Covers1941 (Nov.) non-philatelic envelope (minor corner bend) to St. Sampson's bearing Centenary 2d. with St. Peter Port datestamp; a very late use which has been accepted without taxSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyNo Service Covers1940 (c.) envelopes (2, one 230x105mm., folded) to New York franked at 3d. or 5d., the stamps uncancelled and both showing framed "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" handstamp in violet and "Cannot be forwarded to destination" with one additional showing "No Service" in red crayon"; a scarce and unusual pair from the islandSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyNo Service Covers1940 (June-July) envelopes (4, one 345x175mm., folded) franked at 2½d. or 3d., two showing framed "no service/return to sender", one with unframed "return to sender/no service" and one with boxed "service suspended" alongside "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" cachets all in violet; fair to good strikesSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyNo Service Covers1940 (June) envelope from Wales to Smith St. showing framed "no service/return to sender", 1940 (June) printed paper rate envelope (194x130mm.) from Ipswich to Mount Durand showing framed "service suspended" and Undelivered for Reason Stated 1d. handstamp, and 1940 (Aug.) from London to Castel showing two "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" alongside manuscript "Postal Service Suspended", good to fine strikesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940 Swastika EssaysKGVI 1d. red handstamped with one and four part strikes, and Centenary 2d. orange with two complete strikes; very rare. PhotoNote: When the 2d. bisects were considered the Nazi Military Governor of Guernsey conceived the idea of adding a swastika in the form of an overprint to each half stamp. The idea was forwarded to Germany for approval but was rejected as it would deface the portrait of a reigning monarchSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued StampsA largely mint accumulation including a range of blocks. some with imprint, further multiples with roulettes misplaced, ½d. and 1d. blue paper blocks of four with sheet number (two of each), ½d. block of twelve with imprint and 1d. blocks of eighteen (2) with imprint, offsets, 1d. imperforate pairs (4, two vertical), a few of the used with surface flaws, etc. An interesting lot with viewing thoroughly recommended. Also Baker's catalogues 1st., 2nd., 3rd., 4th. and 5th. editionsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. emerald-green, ½d. pale yellow-green and 1d. red blocks of twelve (6x2), and 2½d. ultramarine block of eighteen (6x3), all complete rows from the top of the sheet, the first three with one row and the 2½d. with two rows of roulettes misplaced diagonally, fine mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1980) for 2½d.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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. emerald-green 2nd. Printing complete sheet, unmounted mint; minor faults in top margin, otherwise fine. S.G. 1a, £390+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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. emerald-green marginal strip of four from the right of the sheet, the left-hand pair variety imperforate between, fresh mint. Scarce. S.G. 1h, £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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. green horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, neat wavy lines machine cancellation. Scarce. S.G. 1h, unpriced used. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. emerald-green marginal vertical strip of three from the top of the sheet, the lower pair variety imperforate between, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. Rommerskirchen Certificate (1988). S.G. 1l, £875+. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. emerald-green vertical marginal pair from the left of the sheet, variety imperforate between, fresh mint. Fine and scarce. S.G. 1l, £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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. pale yellowish green complete sheet divided into blocks of twelve and forty-eight, variety rouletting between 1st. and 2nd. and between 5th. and 6th. columns misplaced to right and slightly diagonal, unmounted mint; most unusual. S.G. 1f, 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.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet 1st. printing complete sheet numbered "41", marked at top "sheet of stamps lent to the printers of the jersey stamp by Ray Molett" and at foot "Returned with many thanks March 24th. 1941. A. Harrison.", fresh mint and mounted in top margin only. Most unusual. S.G. 2Subject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. carmine 7th. Printing on blue banknote paper complete sheet, unmounted mint; some minor tone patches towards foot, mainly in the margin. S.G. 5, £960+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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet 10th. Printing complete sheet and large part sheet of forty-eight from the foot of the sheet, the roulette line between 1st. and 2d. columns slightly diagonal from top to foot, unmounted mint; minor creasing in placesSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. 15th. Printing, three complete sheets in slightly different shades, unmounted mint; two with a little creasing. Cat. £630+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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red imprint block of twelve from the foot of the sheet, variety imperforate, fresh unmounted mint. A fine, rare and impressive multiple. S.G. 2c, £1,050++. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red block of six, variety imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2c, £525. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red imprint block of four from the foot of the sheet, variety imperforate, fresh unmounted mint; scarce. CISS Certificate (1970). S.G. 2c, £350++. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red block of four, variety imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2c, £350. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red horizontal and vertical pairs, variety imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2c, £350Subject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red horizontal and vertical pairs, variety imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2c, £350Subject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, neatly cancelled with Sark 1945 datestamp; fine and rare. S.G. 2d, unpriced used. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red vertical marginal strip of six from the foot of the sheet, the top pair variety imperforate between, fresh lightly mounted mint. CISS Certificate (1984). S.G. 2e, £875+. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red vertical pair, variety imperforate between, lightly mounted mint; minor gum creasing, otherwise fine. Scarce. S.G. 2e, £875. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red marginal strip of five from the right of the sheet, second and third stamps variety imperforate between, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 2d, £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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red lower left corner block of four, variety roulettes omitted between stamps and margin at foot, fresh mint; minor roulette separation between at foot, otherwise fine and 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps2½d. ultramarine 1st. Printing complete sheet, fresh mint and mounted in top and bottom margins only. S.G. 3, £780+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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps2½d. pale ultramarine lower left corner block of twenty-four (4x6), variety roulettes between 1st. and 2nd. and between 3rd. and 4th. columns misplaced to right and slightly diagonal, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 3a, £240+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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, ForgeriesA range (41) believed to have been prepared at the time of the Occupation by the British Government for espionage purposes or possibly by the Germans and including ½d. (6) printed on the gummed side, some with Mohle Certificates, and a range of modern types including sheets of twenty-fiveFSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-46 selection of philatelic covers (22), all registered and with a variety of frankings including four with blue paper values (one in pairs), variously cancelled and with plain registration labels, others numbered 4, 5, 7 and 8, and violet registration (9, two on unaddressed cards with the handstamp un-numbered), one used, one used on VE day and one used on last day; generally 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-46 selection of philatelic covers (26), all registered and with a variety of frankings including four with blue paper values (one in pairs), one with Views values only and one with G.B. values only, one to France with U.K. censor label, variously cancelled and with plain registration labels, others numbered 4, 5, 7 and 8, and violet registration (8, one on unaddressed cards with the handstamp un-numbered); generally fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms a...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-45 collection (116) nearly all franked at 1d., 2d. or 2½d., a few in combination with G.B. stationery, some philatelic with a few used on first day and a few bearing all three values though largely commercial; condition a little mixed in places though some attractive frankings; also four earlier covers with G.B. values only used in 1940Subject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-45 collection (116) nearly all franked at 1d., 2d. or 2½d., a few in combination with G.B. stationery, some philatelic with a few used on first day and a few bearing all three values though largely commercial; condition a little mixed in places though some attractive frankings; also four earlier covers with G.B. values onlySubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-45 selection cancelled in the Sub Offices, variously franked and comprising items from Cobo, Forest, Les Gravées, Market Place (2), St. Andrew's (registered and including a miss-rouletted 1d.), St. Martin's (3, two unaddressed), St. Peter in the Wood (2, one very small with one ½d. cancelled at the office, the other on reverse and cancelled at St. Peter Port), St. Sampson's (6, two registered), St. Saviour's (3), The Vale (2, one registered) and Ville Au Roi (5), virtually all philatelic; condition a little mixed in places though gener...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941-45 selection of covers (60) all used twice, mostly with Arms values on both occasions, a few with G.B. values first and a couple with Paid machine datestamps first; also one most unusually used three times. Condition a little mixed in places though an 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.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1941 (4 Sept.) envelope registered locally to the Royal Hotel, bearing 1d. red vertical pair, variety imperforate between, used with ½d. emerald-green and Centenary 3d. on envelope, a scarce variety, particularly on cover. CISS (1970) and R.P.S. (1980) Certificates. S.G. 2e, unpriced used. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (22 Mar.) Le Gentil envelope registered from Jersey used locally, bearing 1d. red block of four, variety imperforate and 1937 Coronation 1½d. . S.G. 2c. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (12 Apr.) envelope registered locally on the first day of issue of the 2½d. value, bearing ½d. and 2½d. (2) neatly cancelled and showing registration number "r968" in red and no frame; scarceSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (20 Sept.) Le Gentil envelope from Jersey used locally, bearing 1d. red vertical marginal pair, variety imperforate, used with 1937 Coronation 1½d. and 1943 Views 2d.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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (23 Sept.) Le Gentil envelope from Jersey used locally, bearing 1d. red lower right corner example, variety imperforate, used with 1940 Centenary 2d. and 1953 Views 2½d., and 1945 (9 Apr.) similar envelope bearing 1d. red marginal example, variety imperforate, used with KGVI 1½d. and 3d.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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1941-44 Arms Issue, Covers1945 (25 Sept.) envelope registered locally to the Royal Hotel, bearing 1d. red marginal example from the top of the sheet, variety imperforate between stamp and margin, used with ½d. and 1d. vertical pairs, 1d. single and KGVI ½d.; a scarce variety that we do not recollect having seen 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.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime Covers1940 (Dec.) envelope from the Irish Legation in Paris to Mr. Smith at Esplanade, franked at 2f.50c. with machine railway slogan datestamp and marked at foot "par Granville Manche" (deleted) in blue crayon, the reverse with Granville Mache machine datestamp (21.12) and St. Peter Port arrival datestamp (21.2)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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime Covers1942-44 envelopes (11, five registered) and cards (2) from France, one unstamped, the others with a variety of adhesives with three apparently philatelic, one routed via Jersey, five with censor tape and handstamps, and five others (all censored) with frankings cut away or incomplete; also 1942 envelope registered from The Netherlands with censor tape and 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime Covers1942 (29 June) envelope to the Royal Court House bearing ½d. Arms and Revenue 2d. orange pair sharing fine machine datestamp, no sign of tax given the illegal use of Revenue stamps for Postage; also 1941 (Aug,) fronts (2) to the Labour Officer at Hirzel House, one bearing Arms ½d, and Revenue 2d. orange, and with "2d/324" tax handstamp, the other bearing Revenue ½d., uncalled and with "1d/324" tax handstamp, and a piece bearing Revenue 2d. orange with machine and St. Peter Port datestamp. An unusual groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime Covers1944 envelope franked 25pf. carried by favour of a German soldier to a civilian worker at Equerirdreville, Normandy after the closure of the Feldpost office, showing "Bei Der Feldpost/Eingeliefert" handstamp and posted in the French Feldpost system, censored in Paris and showing manuscript "Parti sans adresse" on reverse, apparently captured by Liberation Forces and with French Controle censor tape, two "retour/a l'envoyeur" handstamps and "relations postales suspendues" handstamp in violet with light "no service/return to sender" boxed cachet on rev...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversInter-Island Censored Mail1942 (25 May) Hovis advert envelope (opened-out) to Lloyds Bank, Jersey, bearing Arms ½d. and 1d. pair with St. Peter Port datestamps and showing, on reverse, Germany censor tape and cachets in red and in black; rareSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversInter-Island Censored Mail1944 (24 Oct.) envelope (opened-out) to Lloyds Bank in Jersey, bearing Arms ½d. (defective) and 1d. pair with St. Peter Port datestamps, censored with plain brown paper censor tape showing on reverse two part strikes of censor cachet; 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversInter-Island Censored Mail1945 (May) envelope to First Tower, Jersey, bearing Arms ½d. olive-green (5) cancelled with St. Peter Port datestamps and sealed with German censor tape and red and black censor handstamps, subsequently arriving in London in March 1946, later in an opened state and resealed with Post Office tape (later opened to reveal German tape) tied by London datestamp, September 1946 and twice sealed with different censor labels, one handstamped "released" handstamp, the reverse; most unusual. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in a...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversPaid HandstampsA selection of covers/cards (20) with circular Paid datestamps for 1d. and 2½d., thirteen re-used with Arms stamps, and 1945 (31 May) Ausweis for collecting seaweed showing 1d. value without year date and with Feldkommandantur 515 handstamp; generally good to 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversPaid HandstampsSelection of covers (28) and large pieces (5) with machine types in red for 1d. and 2½d. mostly re-used with Arms values, one cover and a large piece with Centenary 2d. bisectSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey, Wartime CoversPrisoners of War Mail1942 (31 May) P.O.W. letter sheet from Lilian Hans in the Isle of Man "Via Germany" to Mrs. Duquemin at Victoria Hotel on The Esplanade, showing "married aliens internment/camp/port st. mary/headquarters" handstamp in bright blue on face and with U.K. and German censor tapes on reverse; highly unusualSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyLiberation1945 Liberation cards (5, two different types), one sent locally, the others to U.K., three with Arms values (one the set of three, creased), one with 1d. only and showing "2d/324" handstamp, the other with KGVI 1d. pair, Free or Liberated envelopes (3) used to England and three different unused Bert Hill cardsSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyLiberation1945 Liberation cards (5, four different types) to England (3), Jersey or "British Liberation Army", three bearing Arms values with one marked "Gone away" and apparently returned to sender, one with 1d only and showing "2d/324" handstamp and two with George VI valuesSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyLiberation1945 Re-Occupation Official Paid cards (7), comprising unused, used with machine datestamps (3), used with St. Peter Port datestamp, used with Arms 1d. pair and one used illegally to Ireland with machine datestamp and with British Censor handstampSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyLiberation1945 (May) letter card "on active service" to U.K., showing a light F.P.O. 138 datestamp (number just legible) and showing shield type censor cachet at lower left; a little soiled though unusual, and 1945 (June) "On Active Service" envelope (minor imperfections) to Rotherham, showing good strike of "field post office/138" datestamp, no other markingsSubject 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyLiberation1945 (11 May) "Souvenir of Liberation" card to Loughborough cancelled with "2d/paid" handstamp; corner crease though rare and 1945 (11 May) Greetings from Free Guernsey card similarly cancelled. 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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1989 La Coupée, Sark 20p. ex booklet, variety uncoated paper, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. Brandon Certificate (1991). S.G. 310a, £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) Channel IslandsGuernseyPostcardsCollection (70) relating to R.M.S. Courier which sank on 30 April 1906, a variety of types with French cards showing the vessel at Cherbourg (20), three showing the vessel entitled "Just arrived at Alderney" or "Just arrived at Sark" (2), several connected with her at Alderney, Bramley views (7) and the wreck itself (10, real photo types with views on board looking forward and aft), some used with two showing 1906 Forest rubber datestamps Also a real photo card of the "Swansea" wrecked at Vazon. A fine lot with viewing strongly recommendedNote: The R.M.S. C...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernseyPostcardsA selection (94), thirty-four showing ships with three being court-size cards with real photos of ships in harbour and eighteen being printed by Bramley's, all different by view and representing eight vessels with four of the Ibex, the remainder largely French cards used in Guernsey and with First Man Posted type (fair) 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) Channel IslandsGuernseyHerm1953 (10 Sept.) envelope to Guernsey bearing on reverse 1d. green, variety imperforate between stamp and margin bisected diagonally and tied by datestamp in violet, 1954 (Aug.) postcard to Guernsey bearing 8d. bisected diagonally, 1955 (Aug,) non-philatelic postcard to Sussex bearing Flaura and Fauna 8d. bisected vertically and tied by datestamp in violet, 1961 unaddressed envelopes (3) bearing Flaura and Fauna values unofficially bisected. Also two postcards showing Courier in harbour and 1969 Definitive 2d. to 3/- in imperforate plate number/imprint blocks of...

(x) Channel IslandsJerseyA miscellaneous range of covers/cards including 1830 to London with Inspectors Crown, 1832 to Edinburgh, 1842 to London with 1d. cancelled by Maltese Cross, 1844 to Reading with a fine engraved view of Boulay Bay and bearing 1d. (2) with Maltese Crosses, 1855 to USA bearing cut-to-shape embossed 1/- cancelled "409", 1857 large piece to Portugal bearing 1d., 2d., 6d. and 1/- each cancelled "409", 1889 telegram, 1894 letter card to India with squared-circle, a few LL postcards, registered letter receipts, KGV "via/mail boat" handstamp covers (6), airmail covers and a se...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1823 (28 Dec.) Free entire to Horse Guards, London showing, on reverse, fine First type "jersey." scroll handstamp, Free Crowned arrival datestamp (1.1) on face. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1846 (30 Apr.) entire ex the Huth correspondence from Bahia "p. Courier, Jersey" to London, rated "1/4" and showing "jersey/ship-letter" (J15), Jersey (24.6) and London (26.6) datestamps on reverse. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1864-65 entire letters (3) to France bearing four 1d. (2) or 4d., 1866 entire letter to Guernsey bearing 1d., 1870 front registered to Paris bearing 6d., 1875 envelope to Scotland bearing ½d. pair and 1879 envelope to Oxford and redirected to London bearing ½d. and 1d. (2), all cancelled with horizontal (first three) or vertical "409" duplex; generally good to 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) Channel IslandsJersey1889 front via Granville to Paris bearing ½d. and 4d., 1890 3d. envelope, uprated with 3d., to Germany, 1893 3d. envelope, uprated with 1d. and 4d., to Bordeaux, 1894 4½d. stamped-to-order envelope to Austin Texas, 1895 7d. stamped-to-order envelope to Belgium and 1901 2d. envelope, uprated with 2d. and 3d., to Belgium, the first four cancelled "409", the other two with registered oval datestamps. An attractive and unusual 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) Channel IslandsJersey1891 and 1895 K size 2d. registered envelopes to Winch Brothers, the first with 2½d., the second with 1d. (2), 1896 envelope to the Marine Department of Great Western Railway bearing 1d. and 2d., 1899 2d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 1d., from David Place to Scotland and 1910 envelope to Scarborough bearing 1d. and 2d. postal stationery cut-outs, the first cancelled "409", the others with registered oval datestamps; the first couple with minor stains though rare survivors in this type from JerseySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on...

(x) Channel IslandsJerseyBulk Posting Triangular handstampsA collection of covers/cards comprising "je" on KGV (5), KGVI (1948 with Views 1d. and redirected locally), QE (also showing "409"), and QE "409" (25 and three pieces to 1971) in various sizes, mostly struck alone though a few in conjunction with slogans including Spring (2), Summer, Autumn and Winter Holidays. A fine and unusual 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) Channel IslandsJerseyPaid Handstamps1937-43 envelopes/cards (21) and fronts (2) showing a variety of Neopost "n8" handstamps, two for 1½d. on 1937 flight covers for Jersey Airways and a further example on 1941 envelope paying the registration fee, the remainder commercial with five (one registered) bearing Arms values, one other registered at 4½d. and one 1d. struck of card to Germany with swastika handstamp in violet; also "Don't Waste Water" slogan in red (unlisted in Watkins/Patrick) on envelopes (3), one with Neopost "N1" for 1d. and two over-franked with Views values on being re-used...

(x) Channel IslandsJerseyPaid Handstamps1941-43 collection of covers/cards/receipts (60) with circular Paid datestamps, nearly all 1d. or 2½d., fifteen with modified "1" for "½", one with 2d., one under envelope re-directed three times with Arms 1d. values, one 1d. value uprating 1½d. stationery envelope, one 2½d. without date one with 1d. and 2½d.; mixed condition in places though an interesting 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) Channel IslandsJerseyNo Service Covers1940 (13 June) envelope from Peekskill, New York to St. Helier, (27 June) 1½d. envelope, uprated with Centenary 1d., from Liverpool to St. Peter's and (29 June) envelope from London to St. Helier bearing Centenary 2½d., all three showing boxed "no service/return to sender" cachet 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) Channel IslandsJerseyNo Service Covers1940 (28 June) envelope from Wakefield to St. Helier bearing Centenary 2½d. and showing framed "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" and "Service Suspended" cachets in violet, (1 July) envelope (soiled) from Liverpool bearing Centenary 2½d. and showing framed "no service/return to sender" cachet in violet, and (26 Nov.) envelope from Manchester bearing Centenary 1d. and 1½d. with large manuscript "Service Suspended" in pencilSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms a...

(x) Channel IslandsJerseyNo Service Covers1940 (28 June) envelope, complete with letter, from St. John's Church to Scotland, bearing 2½d. with light double-ring datestamp and showing framed "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" handstamp in violet and with manuscript "No postal service" in red crayon; the letter giving a graphic account regarding islanders leaving the islands, the demilitarisation of the island and "if the Germans come". 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) Channel IslandsJerseyNo Service Covers1942 (29 Jan.) envelope to Bright & Son, London, bearing Arms ½d. (3) and 1d. with code "5" datestamps and showing framed "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" cachet in violet and with manuscript "No Postal Service" at right; an unusually late attempt to send to England on the day of issue of the Arms ½d. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1940 "postage/Arms/one penny" Essays1d. red, two marginal blocks of four from the top of the sheet, one overprinted "Swastika/1940", unmounted mint. A wonderful matching pair of multiples of these very rare stamps. S.G. SW19, 20, £24,000+. 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.

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1940 "postage/Arms/one penny" Essays1d. red, two marginal singles from the right of the sheet, one overprinted "Swastika/1940", unmounted mint. A lovely matching pair of these very rare stamps. S.G. SW19, 20, £6,000. 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.

(x) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1940 (27 Dec.) Printed Matter envelope from Beresford Road to The Parade, bearing 1934-36 2d. with two neat single-ring datestamps. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1941 (10 Feb.) Printed Matter envelope from Beresford St. to the Esplanade, bearing Centenary 2d. neatly cancelled with single-ring datestamp; 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1941 (1 Apr.) envelopes (4) from Greve D'Azette and addressed locally, bearing KGVI 2d. (3, one bisected vertically) and Centenary 2d., all neatly cancelled with single-ring datestamp on day of issue of the 1d. stampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1941 (7 Apr.) envelope the Esplanade, bearing Arms 1d. red marginal strip of three with the right-hand stamp bisected and neatly cancelled by machine datestamp. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1942 (9 Jan.) envelope to St. Saviour's, bearing ½d. green pair and a bisected single, the one whole stamp initially cancelled with datestamp, this stamp then partly folded over and subsequently cancelled with machine datestamp of the same day. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1942 (29 Jan.) envelope from Five Oaks to Trinity, bearing Centenary 2d. and Arms ½d. (3) all neatly cancelled by double-arc datestamps, and 1941 (6 Mar.) envelope from St. Martin's addressed locally and bearing KGVI 2d. with small part double-ring datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1943 (1 June) Maison Ory envelope to St. Clement's, bearing Views 1d. bisected crossed through in pencil and marked "mutilated stamp JSH" and with ½ alongside cancelled by code "5" datestamp, "1d/to pay/409" tax handstamp below; most unusualSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1944 (29 June) envelope from Rouge Bouillon to Beresford St., bearing Arms 1d. and bisected Views 3d. sharing neat single-ring datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1944 (6 Nov.) envelope from Rouge Bouillon to La Roque, bearing Centenary 3d. and Views 2½d. both bisected and cancelled by neat single-ring datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBisect Covers1944 (6 Nov.) envelope from Rouge Bouillon, bearing KGVI 2d. and whole Centenary 1½d. sharing neat datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs½d. black on toned wove paper and 1d. black on surfaced thick card, both in marginal blocks of four from the left of the sheet. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs½d. black on white wove paper, a marginal block of four from the left of the sheet and accompanied by a matching unmounted mint block of the issued stampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs1d. black on thick surfaced card, a lower left corner block of six (3x2); 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued StampsA mint and used accumulation on small stockcards, etc., including imprint and other blocks, ½d. (5) on piece cancelled with red St. Peter Port datestamp, 1d. chalky paper mint (13 with an imprint block of six and a marginal block of four) and used (3 with a pair), and a collection of flaws mounted on pages, etc. Also Baker's 2nd. and 3rd. editions, Newport catalogue (1950), and a selection of modern issuesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions f...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. bright green (3) and 1d. scarlet on white paper, and ½d. bright green on greyish paper, all in complete sheets, unmounted mint; the 1d. and two ½d. on greyish paper with varying degrees of foxing, the other two fine. S.G. 1, 1d, 2, £2,640Subject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. bright green and 1d. scarlet complete unmounted mint sheets on white paper, and 1d. red on white paper complete used sheet, each block of four neatly cancelled with code 4 datestamp. S.G. 1, 2, £1,260+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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. bright green on white paper horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, fine mint. Scarce. S.G. 1b, £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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. bright green on white paper marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, variety imperforate, unmounted mint; creased. R.P.S. Certificate (1985). S.G. 1c, £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.

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. bright green on white paper marginal horizontal pair from the left of the sheet, variety imperforate, unmounted mint; horizontal gum bend/crease at foot. Möhle Certificate (1990). S.G. 1c, £275. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet on white paper complete sheet with variety double perfs. between six and seventh rows, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2, £480+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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet marginal block of twenty-eight (4x7) from the left of the sheet, fourth and fifth row variety imperforate between, fresh mint with nearly all unmounted; the left-hand vertical pair of the variety with a small light fox mark, otherwise fine. A very rare multiple of this variety. S.G. 2a, £3,400+. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet marginal vertical strip of four from the foot of the sheet, the upper pair variety imperforate between, unmounted mint; trace of a crease at base of upper variety stamp. Möhle Certificate (1988). Scarce. S.G. aa, £850Subject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-443Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet block of twelve (6x2) with margins at both sides, the fourth and fifth rows variety imperforate between, fresh mint with the variety block of four remaining unmounted. Fine and rare. S.G. 2b, £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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet strip of six with margins at both sides, the fourth and fifth rows variety imperforate between, fresh mint with a couple of hinge remainders. Fine and rare. Möhle Certificate (1990). S.G. 2b, £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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, unmounted mint; left-hand stamp with tiny fox mark at foot, otherwise fine. Rare. S.G. 2b, £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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet on chalk-surfaced paper, a complete sheet, fine unmounted mint. A rare multiple. S.G. 2d, £3,300+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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet on chalk-surfaced paper, a block of thirty-six, being the top six rows of a sheet, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2d, £1,980+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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet on chalk-surfaced paper horizontal strip of six, being the top row of the sheet with full sheet margins and without sheet number, variety additional diagonal row of perfs. across the right-hand horizontal pair, fine unmounted mint. Rare and most unusual. S.G. 2d. Photoprovenance:O.W. Newport, Sept./Oct. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet on chalk-surfaced paper, two upper right corner blocks of four with sheet numbers, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2d, £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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, CoversA collection (100) with a range of first day covers (some illustrated), some in combination with G.B. values, some with Guernsey stamps, a few with Sub-Office cancellations, four bearing 1d. on chalky paper and two with marginal ½d. and 1d. multiples signed by N.V.L RybotSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, CoversA selection (9) bearing 1d. on chalky paper, three used alone, three in combination with KGVI 1½d. or stationery envelope, two on commercial registered envelopes and three on philatelic Feldpost coversSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, CoversA collection of registered covers (48), largely philatelic with some first day items, a range of combinations of G.B. and Guernsey frankings and commercial Bisson correspondence (8)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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, ForgeriesA range (33) believed to have been prepared at the time of the Occupation by the British Government for espionage purposes or possibly by the Germans, several in blocks of four and some with Möhle Certificates, and a range of modern imperforate types including sheets of twenty-five and Views in blocks of six. An interesting lotFSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Covers1941 (1 Apr.) envelope registered from Cheapside and addressed locally, bearing 1d. scarlet marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, the vertical pairs variety imperforate between and used with KGVI ½d. green block of four on first day of issue of the 1d. stamp. A rare variety, particularly on cover. S.G. 1a, unpriced used, cat. £1,700+ mint. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Covers1942 (29 Jan.) postcard to La Motte St. bearing ½d. bright green on white paper horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, neatly cancelled by machine datestamp on the first day of issue of the ½d. stamp. Rare. S.G. 1b, unpriced used, cat. £750 mint. 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) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Covers1942 (29 Jan.) envelope (228x102mm.) registered to Guernsey, bearing ½d. bright green on white paper block of four, variety imperforate between vertical pairs and used with Guernsey Arms ½d. block of four and KGVI 1½d., despatch oval registered datestamp and arrival datestamp (4.2) on reverse. A very rare franking used at the correct registered rate on the day of issue of the ½d. stamp. S.G. 1a, unpriced used, cat. £1,700+ used. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Essay½d. half-size essay in brown with uncleared surround on surfaced wove paper (143x127mm.); 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Die Proofs½d. to 3d. set of six in black on good quality surfaced wove paper (140x110mm.); 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Die Proofs½d. to 3d. épreuves-de-luxe set of six in issued colours on good quality surfaced wove paper (140x110mm.) with interleaves; 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Die Proofs½d., 1d., 1½d., 2½d. and 3d., each in black on surfaced wove paper (140x110mm.); 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Die Proofs½d. green, ½d. maroon, 1½d. brown, 2d. orange, 2½d. ultramarine and 3d. violet, all on good quality surfaced wove paper (144x110-125mm.); a couple a little aged, 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Die Proofs½d. green, 1d. red, 1d. purple-brown and 1½d. brown, all on rough paper, 110x70mm. (1½d.) or 140x90mm. (others); the ½d. with traces of age marks, the others generally 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Mise En Train Plate Proofs½d., 1d., 1½d. and 2d. set of four in interpanneau pairs and singles; 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, Issued StampsA collection including the set in imprint pairs with number "4" and in interpanneau blocks of six, ½d. three different dated blocks of six, 1d. "7.5.43" and "7.10.43" complete sheets, 1½d. "18.5.43" complete sheet and 2½d. "25.2.44" complete sheets (5), and modern forgeries (30 sets in blocks of six), and 1948 Liberation selection including 2½d. varieties; condition variable in places though an interesting lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditi...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, CoversA range of registered covers (90), nearly all philatelic with sets, part sets and mixed frankings, many used on days of issue, seventeen used at Sub-Offices, one with code "C" handstamp and four used just after the wars end, three with Not Called For 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) Channel IslandsJersey1943-44 Views Issue, CoversA range (110), largely philatelic with many first day items, some used at Sub-Offices, a few commercial including five being locally made envelopes, a couple of philatelic Feldpost items and used in Plymouth just after wars end with Victory Bells machine datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime Covers1940 (22 Aug.) unstamped envelope to Mr. Humphrys at Don Road, showing a fine strike of the "jersey/channel islands" single-ring datestamp with seriffed lettering in violet, believed to be that of the Head Postmaster, and a further 1938 strike on loose 1934-36 9d.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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversFeldpost CoversAddressed Locally: 1941-43 philatelic covers/cards (33, two registered) with over twenty addressed to Karl Hennig, bearing a variety of German stamps with Feldpost datestamps and in combination with G.B. and/or Jersey stamps with local datestamps; also five others unaddressedSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversFeldpost CoversAddressed Locally: 1941-43 philatelic covers (24) bearing a variety of German values with nearly all in combination with Arms/Views values cancelled with codes a, f, g or h datestamps, one used on 8 January 1941, supposedly, the first day of the Feldpost service and ten with censor tape and handstamps. A colourful 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversFeldpost CoversTo France: 1941-44 range of philatelic covers/cards (23, one registered), twelve bearing a variety of German adhesives in combination with G.B. and/or Arms stamps, ten with Jersey Views values only (one with the envelope made from wrapping paper) and two with German values only, all but two cancelled or showing codes a, f, g or h datestamps, one used on 8 January 1941, supposedly the first day of the Feldpost service, one with framed "Feldpost Nr. 54077" handstamp in red and one with "Soldatenheim/.St Helier (Jersey)" handstampSubject to...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversFeldpost CoversTo Germany: 1941 envelopes (2) franked at 25pf. and cancelled with code g datestamps, 1942 Feldpost postcard with Arms ½d. and 1d. cancelled by code a datestamps, and 1943 envelope bearing 20pf. cancelled by code h datestamp and Views ½d. and 1½d. with Jersey datestamps, also 1943 envelope to Belgium franked at 25pf. with code g datestamp and additionally with G.B. ½d. and Views 2½d. and 3d. with sharing Jersey datestamp, censor tape and handstamp at leftSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For mor...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversIncoming MailFrom France: 1941-44 envelopes (13, two with contents) and a card, variously franked with one to the "Départment des Denrées Essentilelles Greffe Office, Royal Square", six with German censor tape and handstamps one of which is charred and marked on reverse "Damaged in transit. Delivered as received"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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversIncoming MailFrom France: 1941-44 envelopes (3) and a postcard, all registered at various rates, one with censor tape and handstamps, one sealed with "Found open or damaged" tape cancelled with St. Helier datestamp and one with Feldpost datestamp, and 1944 envelope registered from Monaco with censor tape and handstamps 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversIncoming MailFrom France: 1944 envelope to St. Helier franked at 4f. and showing framed "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" handstamp in violet with manuscript "Deceased" alongside, and 1944 2f.40c. postcard (corner fault) to Dr. Mattas in St. Helier and with "no service/return to sender" handstamp, the latter accompanied by and hand-written "Decision" note in the case against Dr. Mattas regarding confiscated goods and stating that there is no case to answer and that the goods of old wheat and soap should be returned to himSubject to 5% ta...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversIncoming MailFrom Italy: 1942-44 envelopes (3) franked at 1l.10c. or 1l.25c., one with Italian censor tape and one with plain brown paper German censor tape tied by "OKW" handstamps, all three with various numeral censor handstamps; also covers from Austria (after the Occupation), Belgium (just prior to the Occupation) and Switzerland (1942); mixed conditionSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversIncoming MailFrom The Netherlands: 1941 and 1943 envelopes ex the Hutt correspondence to St. Helier franked at 12½c., both sent via Cologne and showing different censor tape and handstamps, one with blue chemical wash stroke on face as tested for secret writing; a scarce and unusual pairSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversInter-Island Censored Mail1944 (7 Nov.) envelope from St. Helier to Catel, bearing Arms 1d. and Views 1d. (2) cancelled with datestamp and showing plain brown censor tape at left tied by indistinct censor cachets; folded and other minor imperfections scarceSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversInter-Island Censored Mail1945 (Apr.) envelope (194x127mm.) to Pollet St., bearing Views 2½d. with St. Helier datestamp and with small piece of plain brown censor tape at right, and similarly dated front (ragged) bearing Guernsey Arms 2½d. and piece bearing Views 1d., both cancelled by St. Helier datestamp and with small pieces of plain brown censor tape, the latter showing "3d/409" handstamp, all three with "Briefnemarl/Dienstelle Feldponnumer" censor cachetSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informati...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversMail From Ireland1940 (Dec.) envelope (opened-out) from Dublin bearing 2d., showing Irish, U.K. (two different) and German censor tapes, the last with fine ODW code e (Frankfurt) cachet, the face panel showing "no service/return to sender" and "undelivered for reason stated/return to sender" cachets 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversMail From Ireland1941 (Aug.) envelope (opened-out) from Dublin to Portland Lodge, franked at 3d. and showing Irish, U.K. and German censor tapes, the last tied by censor cachets in red; 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversMail From Ireland1942 (Nov.) envelope (complete with contents) bearing 1d. (another stamp floated off) and with Irish, U.K. and German censor tapes, the latter with ODW censor handstamps in red; the long letter tested on both sides of the paper by chemicals to detect secret writingSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey, Wartime CoversPrisoners of War Mail1946 (17 Mar.) P.O.W. printed card written by a German prisoner, Kurt Shader, who was at South Hill Camp, St. Helier and cancelled with Jersey C.I. datestamp; minor creasing though the sole example recorded. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyBanknotes1941-42 6d., 1/-, 2/- (both), 10/- and £1, most designed by Edmund Blampied; generally 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) Channel IslandsJerseyLiberation1945 (30 July) "O.A.S." envelope (faults at top through opening) to Glasgow showing a largely very fine strike of the "field post office/302" datestamp, no other markings. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyLiberation1945 Re-Occupation Official Paid cards (7), comprising two unused, four used with machine datestamps, one with St. Helier datestamp and two bearing Views 1d. cancelled with code "4" datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsJersey1945-84 range of covers (82), including 1945 (July) 2½d. envelope, uprated with Views 1d. and Guernsey Arms 2½d., to France with censor label, 1948 Wedding first day covers (2), Liberation items (20, two with Wheel or Crown flaws, 1952 incoming with Undelivered and Not Known handstamps, unofficial bisects (3), a couple of Sub-Offices, four Post Office Telegram envelopes with contents. Generally good to 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) Channel IslandsJersey1958-69 Regionals mint collection largely mounted on pages, including 1958 3d. vertical strip of six with three stamps failing to print and two others partially so, 3d. corner block of nine signed by the designer, 1964 2½d. cylinder block of six and a marginal pair, both with one showing thin "postage", 1967 3d. cylinder block of six with corner paper fold, and others with minor varieties; also a companion Guernsey selection including 4d. blue cylinder block of twelve signed by the designerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1964 (June) Regional 2½d. carmine-red marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, the lower pair variety imperforate on three sides, fresh unmounted mint; lightly folded between. Very rare with only one sheet recorded. S.G. 9a, £3,250. 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) Channel IslandsJerseyPostcardsA collection of Granville Harbour views (90) with vessels arriving or leaving for Jersey, some being LL series types or similar style, some used. A fine and attractive 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) Channel IslandsJerseyPostcardsA collection (100) including various views, a range of ships with some real photo types including Ibex and watch fob endorsed "ibex 1900", Battle of Flowers (2), Hotels/Boarding Houses (3), aircraft (12, some beach scenes), railways (4, one a real photo type of Eastern Railway), some LL's, etc. Also Weymouth harbour scenes (16) with some noted as Jersey BoatsSubject 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) Channel IslandsJerseyEphemeraA selection including a delightful series of ten coloured prints (marked as c.1850), 1846-59 series of nine prints taken from The London Illustrated News including four for the 1846 Royal Visit, early 20th. Century map of the islands, 1901-45 selection of items/documents relating to Alice Le Vescont, 1902 and 1911 Coronation souvenir booklets, 1928-49 Amateur Radio cards (7), a selection of WWII German and American booklets, etc. relative to the war, and Blampied 6d. (3), 1/- (3), 2/- (4) and 10/- (2) Banknotes; an interesting selectionSubject to 5% tax on Ham...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkA miscellaneous range including small early plate of four maps, two being Guernsey with "Sarck" and "Harme", nice 1779 map of the islands including Sark, 1917 incoming covers (2) from Army Post Offices, 1931 Telegraph with single-ring datestamp, Occupation covers (10), one to the Dame and one with the inverted date slugs (9.4.46), photograph of German troops leaving the island, and a range after the war with G.B. singles or sets used on day of issue. Viewing suggestedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1659 (14 Apr.) entire letter from Charles Waterhouse at "Castle Cornett" to "John Le Gros Judge of Sarke Isld", the contents comprise "Sir. Lieut Richard Winne having urgent occasions to go into England, I desire that in his absence you will take care of the Militia of the island of Sarke and keep the said Isle for his Highness the Lord Protector of England, not else at present but that"; face panel with minor severance and a little soiled though a very early and rare letter written shortly before the restoration of Charles II to the English throne in May 1660. PhotoNot...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1718 outer letter sheet, marked inside in pencil "From Sark Mr Starkey 1718" to Mathew de Saumarez in Guernsey; minor edge faults though a rare early letter from Sark written at a time that that Lord John Carteret was Fief in Sark and Jersey. PhotoNote: When Lord John Carteret became Fief of Sark his first concern as Seigneur was to clear the Sark fief of its burden of debt. He instructed his Jersey lawyers to realise all possible assets. Between 1717 and 1719 parcels of the Manoir estate were sold to Sark tenantsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1828-40 entire letters ex the Harvey correspondence from (4, one torn through) and to (3) Sark, much family news and some with cross writing. Also 1805-25 further letters (14) from this correspondence, a couple connected with Guernsey, the others non-Channel Islands, all but one apparently carried privately. Some with interesting contentsSubject 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) Channel IslandsSark1852 (218x95mm.) envelope, complete with copy will letter of Peter Grut, from Sark to Col. Harvey in London showing circular-framed "more to pay" and manuscript "2", 1871 entire letter from Phillippe Tanquerel to Guernsey, 1875 East London Railway Co. envelope (220x105mm.) from London to Rev. Cachermaille in Sark, and two pieces of writing paper with fine engraved views of the harbour and "above Port du Moulin"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) Channel IslandsSark1858 (26 Feb.) entire letter from Louisa Mary Harvey to her brother Capt. Jack Harvey "25th. Regt., Gibraltar or elsewhere", bearing 1855 wing-margin 6d. lilac neatly cancelled "324" and showing, on reverse, a superb strike of the circular-undated "sark" handstamp alongside Guernsey (4.3) and London (6.3) datestamps. A great rarity with only a handful examples recorded, this believed to be the earliest date known. Photoprovenance:Arthur Steiner, December 1981Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1859 (27 Dec.) envelope front and parts of reverse flaps, bearing 1d. red with fine "324" duplex and showing, on reverse, a large part strike of the circular-undated "sark" with large part "s" and other three letters complete. Very rare with only a handful of examples recorded and this almost certainly the latest date known. 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) Channel IslandsSark1885-1952 range of covers/cards (c. 130) and receipts, etc. ex the Toplis correspondence, those from the island with both single and double-ring datestamps; condition very mixed and viewing essential though an unusual 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) Channel IslandsSark1888 (21 May) piece showing a complete strike of the "sark" rubber datestamp in violet; one of only two examples (both pieces only) recorded from this instrument sent out from the G.P.O. in 1885Subject 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) Channel IslandsSark1891 (22 Dec.) envelope to Jersey, bearing 1d. lilac with Guernsey squared-circle datestamp (24.12) and showing, on reverse (small part of flap missing), single-ring Sark datestamp with code "C" alongside "D" code arrival datestamp. The sole example recorded to date. 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) Channel IslandsSark1894-1900 envelopes/cards mainly to Guernsey though with one to France and one to South Africa, all showing Sark single-ring datestamp, and 1900 card from France to Sark; five items from the Fuzzey correspondence with horizontal creases though an unusual and early group of the single-ring datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsSark1899-1980 collection of items (38) in a Plymouth album, including 1899-1922 cards (6) with single-ring datestamps (one incoming with the datestamp on Postage Due 1d.), 1914 incoming card from Military Hospital in Limoges, 1932-34 items with double-ring datestamps (one incoming from Canada), 1941-45 covers (6), five with Arms values with one incoming and used again locally, and a range of later itemsSubject 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) Channel IslandsSark1899 (10 May) British Guiana G size 4c. registered envelope, uprated with 2c., ex the Toplis correspondence from Sparta to Sark showing, on reverse, despatch, Southampton (24.5), Guernsey (25.5) and arrival (25.5) datestamps, the latter showing apparent inverted "5" for "9" in the first year date digit; an exotic item of incoming mail. 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) Channel IslandsSark1899 (23 June) 1d. envelope from London to Sark and showing, on reverse (minor flap faults), a fine strike of the Sark single-ring datestamp with code "B". 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) Channel IslandsSark1901 (23 Feb.) mourning envelope, complete with letter, from the Postal Branch of the Inland Revenue in London to William Toplis, "Sark R.S.O", bearing ½d. pair and showing, on reverse, Guernsey and Sark datestamps; the letter confirming that "I will send you a supply of the Army ½ green Official in a few days if all goes well". Most unusual with reference to the supply of Army Official ½d. stamps, one on piece used in Alderney, believed unique, recently being sold in a London auctionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1902-40 collection of covers/cards (120, largely cards) and telegrams (5) with single-ring datestamps, a few incoming and including 1902 under-franked at 1d. to Cuba, 1906 Alderney to Sark, 1907 to India under-franked at ½d., a few Telegrams from 1908, 1910 unusual use on ½d. stationery card, 1914 to a soldier in Switzerland with Feldpost oval handstamp, 1911 from Canada, 1911 under-franked to Ceylon, some large single-rings franked at 1½d. 1926 (2, one used within the island and one incoming), both with 1d. Postage Due), late use in 1932, 1939 Certificate of Posting an...

(x) Channel IslandsSark1904 (28 June) Parcel Post form, Mackay group N, showing single-ring datestamp and bearing KEVII 2d. pair with Guernsey parcel post handstamps; 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) Channel IslandsSark1905 (12 Aug.) postcard to Paris, bearing 1d. with single-ring datestamp on picture side, address panel with Guernsey datestamp (5.8), framed "t/10/gu" tax handstamp (scarce) and with France 30c. Postage Due (defective), redirected to Aube and with Binic datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsSark1910 (5 July) 3d. brown F size registered envelope to Amersham Drive, Liverpool, the stamp impression and the "D" type label numbered "11" neatly cancelled with single-ring datestamp, upon arrival marked "No such Drive" and with Liverpool Registered and R.L.O. datestamps (7.7); fine and a rare early registered item from the island; also a loose "D" type label numbered "2" with single-ring datestamp for the same date. 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) Channel IslandsSark1926-39 collection of covers/cards (62) with double-ring datestamps, largely cards with a few incoming and including envelopes (2) with hotel imprints, 1929 (2) with U.P.U. 1d., 1933 and 1935 cards written by The Dame at Christmas, 1936 to Jersey under-franked at 1d. and charged 1d. Postage Due, 1936 written from a cottage on Little Sark and 1939 (2 May) envelope registered to England at 4½d. An 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.

(x) Channel IslandsSarkWartime CoversA collection of covers/cards (34, a couple incoming and used twice) nearly all franked at 2½d., one (July 1940) written by Sibyl Hathaway to Guernsey, the letter with mention of the German raid on Guernsey, seven used in combination with G.B. values/stationery, six with 2½d. alone, one card bearing 1d. (2), one unaddressed and bearing Arms set of three with single-ring datestamp (a very late date of use) and one marked "Keys of ballot box"; also 1944 registered letter receipt and a loose registration label An interesting groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Pr...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkWartime CoversA selection of covers from Guernsey (12) to Sark with all but two to the Dame, one envelope at ½d., two wrappers at 1d. and the others at 2½d. with one bearing ½d. and blue paper 1d. pair; also 1941 Avis de Reception from Paris to Sark bearing 1f. (2) and with double-ring datestamp applied on arrivalSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkWartime CoversA selection of registered mail covers (10) and a front nearly all franked at 5½d. with a combination of Arms and G.B. values, two philatelic and one with some stamps torn away though an 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.

(x) Channel IslandsSarkWartime Covers1941 ( 1 Feb.) envelope to Ladies College, Guernsey bearing 1d. with double-ring datestamp, upon arrival redirected to St. Peters with use of 1d. Paid datestamp (5.2); most unusual. 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) Channel IslandsSarkWartime Covers1941 (20 Feb.) envelope registered from Paris to Sark and franked at 5f., marked in French "Government permitted mail Paris. 6/3/41 Vichy", double-ring datestamp on arrival (12/5), manuscript "Not known" with initials "AB" alongside boxed "retour/a l'envoyeur" and sealed at top and foot with plain brown censor tape with "Gepruft Dienstelle Feldpost Nr. 21476B2"; highly unusual. 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) Channel IslandsSarkWartime Covers1944 (21 Nov.) envelope registered to St. Peter Port, bearing 1d. and 2½d. pair with light double-ring datestamps and with temporary use of the Herm registration label with Herm deleted and replaced with manuscript "sark", arrival datestamp on reverse; 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) Channel IslandsSarkWartime Covers1945 (24 Jan.) envelope registered to the Controller of Clothing and Footwear, bearing ½d. and 2½d. pair with light double-ring datestamps and with temporary use of the Herm registration label with Herm deleted and replaced with manuscript "sark", arrival datestamp on reverse; 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1940 (27 Dec.) Evans envelopes (2) to Guernsey, one bearing Definitive 2d. (2) with 1½d., the other with Centenary 2d. "arrow" marginal pair with 4d.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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1940 (27 Dec.) Evans envelopes (2) to Guernsey, one bearing Definitive 2d. (2), the other with Centenary 2d. pair with KGV 1d. and Centenary 3d.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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (22 and 25 Feb.) KGV 1½d. envelopes addressed in the hand of the Dame to Guernsey, both bearing Centenary 2d,; first with trace of soiling though an unusual non-philatelic pairSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (22 Feb.) card to the Guernsey Brewery Co., Guernsey and (31 May) envelope to Duvallerie Farm, Little Sark, both bearing Centenary 2d., the first with minor foxing though an unusual pairSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (1 Apr.) Skelton envelope to La Rondellerie Farm, bearing Centenary 2d. and 3d. sharing a single datestamp; fine and a rare franking. 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (5 Aug.) envelope registered to La Rondellerie Farm bearing KGV ½d., 1½d. and KGVI bisected 6d.; fine and most unusual registered franking. 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (6 Aug.) envelope registered to La Rondellerie Farm bearing KGV ½d , KGVI ½d. and bisected 2½d.; 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) Channel IslandsSarkBisect Covers1941 (6 Aug.) envelope to La Rondellerie Farm bearing KGVI 2d. and 2½d. sharing a single datestamp; 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) Channel IslandsSarkRed Cross Message Scheme1940 (Nov.) Swiss Form 61 from A. Le Cras to Philip Hamon, some creasing, 1941 (Sept.) U.K. form from Hamon to Le Gras, Geneva Red Cross window envelope used with Guernsey machine datestamp and 1945 Foreign Relations Dept. form regarding backlog of messages and mention of Sark; also packet tag from New Zealand to "Red X Depot Sark" a photograph showing German soldiers leaving Sark from La Creux HarbourSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkRed Cross Message Scheme1941 (June) U.K. form from Amy Le Cras her daughter Mrs. Hazel Carre at Petit Dixcart and 1941 (Sept.) German form from Mr. and Mrs. Peter Carteret to Mr. and Mrs. Cyril Carteret with address edited outSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkRed Cross Message Scheme1941 (Sept.) German form from E. Mitchell to his mother in Cornwall and 1941 (Nov.) U.K. form from Gertrude Toplis to Nellie ToplisSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkFeldpost Covers1942 (29 Nov.) "Feldpost" envelope to Germany, showing two "sark/eagle/hofenüberwachungstelle" handstamps and Guernsey Feldpost code "d" datestamp; 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) Channel IslandsSarkFeldpost Covers1943-44 "Feldpost" envelopes (10), printed lettersheet and card, all ex the H. Fleischmann "30613" (2 Company Grenadier Rgt. 584319 Infantry Division) correspondence to Donauworth, some showing Feldpost datestamps and two with Dienstelle "eagle" handstamps; Fleischman believed to have served in Sark though these not guaranteed as being from the island and possibly written from GuernseySubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkFeldpost Covers1943 (24 Nov.) "Feldpost" envelope to Germany, showing "sark/eagle/hofenüberwachungstelle" handstamp and Guernsey Feldpost code "d" datestamp; 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) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailBiberach (Internment) Camp: 1943 (24 May) postcard (Harris BbP/C.2.) from Laura Florence Campbell to Rose Carteret showing "Internierunglager WurzachAllgãu/Rib" handstamp in violet and Frankfurt censor cachet in red; contents include "Long hot journey. Much nicer room, 15 of us in it", comment on plenty of food from the Red Cross parcels and "This is a much nicer country, more air"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) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailBiberach (Internment) Camp: 1943 (16 June) letter sheet from Laura Florence Campbell to Rose Carteret showing "Internierunglager WurzachAllgãu/Rib" handstamp in violet, and Frankfurt censor cachet in red 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) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailBiberach (Internment) Camp: 1943 (5 Oct.) letter sheet from Frances Noel Pittard to John Hamon, showing dumb double-circle datestamp, "Internierunglager WurzachAllgãu/Rib/Geprüft/Postüberwachung" circular handstamp in violet and circular-framed "Ae" Frankfurt censor cachet; the writer was interned for giving information to the British Commandoes who raided Sark on night of 3 November 1942Subject 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) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailBiberach (Internment) Camp: 1944 (4 Aug.) postcard from Frances Noel Pittard to Rose Carteret showing dumb double-circle datestamp, "Internierunglager WurzachAllgãu/Rib/Geprüft/Postüberwachung" circular handstamp in violet, "047" framed censor number and U.K. framed censor handstamp in red the writer was interned for giving information to the British Commandoes who raided Sark on night of 3 November 1942; 35mm. tear at base though interesting contents with "We were told yesterday we could try sending letter so hope you will get this"Subject to 5% tax on Ham...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailCompiègne (Transit) Camp: 1943 (28 Feb.) letter sheet from Laura Florence Campbell to Rose Carteret and showing cogwheel circle "fr. stalag/122/geprüft:" censor handstamp and framed "411" censor number; contents include a note on the journey, the food given to them, American Red Cross parcel and comment on another batch of Channel Islanders arriving and wondering if any will be from SarkSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkInternee MailCompiègne (Transit) Camp: 1943 (19 May) postcard from Laura Florence Campbell to Rose Carteret and showing "gepruft/no. 6" censor handstamp; contents mention moving on to Biberach, "Sorry to hear about your rations" and three months since arriving seeming like three yearsSubject 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) Channel IslandsSark1945-85 range of covers/cards (108) and a few pieces, etc., including a few incoming, 1945 to Kenya with 10c. Postage Due, 1948 Liberation items (18, one to Jersey with 2d. Postage Due), later KGVI with 1968 registered to the U.K. at 6½d., and a range of QE sets with some sets, 1968 card from Guernsey to Sark with boxed Return to Sender handstamp, and 1966 400th. Anniversary set of four in mint sheets and blocks of four. An 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 fo...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkShipping Company Labels1961-67 range of unused including 1961 Europa set of four unused sheets, 1961-63 presentation cards (7) with sets, 1964 set in imperforate blocks of 12 (6d.) or sixteen (others), 1965 Europa 8d. (2), 1/3d. (2) and 3/- (2) complete sheets, 1966 set of five in complete imperforate sheets, a collection of singles on album pages with some imperforate proofs, and a selection of covers with sets/miniature sheets (19)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 Buye...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkPostcardsA collection (260) with many devoted to a remarkable range of Creux Harbour types with views of vessels coming and going, passengers embarking and disembarking, and some with vessels identified, others with views around the island including Les Autelets, Cottages, La Coupeé, La Siegneurie, Hotels, The Church, Lighthouse, two by Bramley of S.S. Helper, a few of S.S. "Isle of Sark" and a small group of modern types. Viewing essential to appreciate this fine lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information plea...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkPostcardsA collection (225) with a wide range of subject matter including the harbour with numerous different views of boats coming and going, La Coupeé, coastal views, bays, the lighthouse (2, one a Bramley), St. Peter's Church, Prison, Post Office (5), John Peree with ambulance, La Seigneurie, The Old Mill, Bel Air, Stocks and Dixcart Hotels and two printed in brown showing old engravings of The Arch and Landing; predominantly 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 Bu...

(x) Channel IslandsSarkPostcardsA collection of L.L. types in an album, a comprehensive group (129) with a range of different types from 1 to 59, some coloured, a few scarcer types and a couple showing different designs using the same number; duplication in places though an interesting and attractive group of these popular cardsSubject 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) Channel IslandsSarkPostcards1908 series (36) of one family's holiday photographs on Sark turned into postcards, showing a delightful series of family members and a variety views around the island, most with ink notations on the photo side, some used though not all from Sark. A unique glimpse of the island at that timeSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1815 entire letter from Jersey to Perriers "Dept. de la Manche" and showing "48/granville" handstamp, and 1822 (31 July) entire letter from Jersey to Nantes showing light "colonies/par granville" handstamp in red and, on reverse, "8" handstampSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1833 entire letter (partial toning) from Guernsey to Granville with St. Malo datestamp (23.9), "grand bretagne/par st. malo" and "6" rate handstamps, 1833 entire letter from Coutances "par Granville" to Jersey with despatch datestamps and framed "p.p." in red, 1836 entire letter from Jersey to La Rochelle with framed "pays d'outremer" handstamp alongside Granville datestamp, 1840 entire letter (part address crossed through) from Mont Willieres "Par Granville" to Jersey, 1841 entire from Caen "Par Granville" to Jersey and 1841 entire letter from Je...

(x) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1842 (June and Sept.) entire letters ex the same correspondence from Guernsey to Pau, both showing light "outre-mer/st. malo" datestamp, and 1840 entire letter from Jersey to Angers with "iles-c/st. malo" datestamp alongside flat-topped "3" handstamp, fine despatch datestamp 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1842 (Dec.) entire letter from Jersey to Paris showing light "outre-mer/granville" datestamp, 1850 entire and 1851 entire letter from Jersey, both showing fine "iles-c/granville" datestamps and with despatch datestamps in red and in blue on face respectivelySubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1843-52 covers (6) to various destinations, each showing "iles-c/granville" datestamp, fair to good strikesSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1855 (25 June) envelope (opened-out), complete with long cross-written letter headed "British Consulate Foochowfoo" to Guernsey, marked "Via Southampton" and showing indistinct Crowned Circle "paid/at/hong kong", London Paid datestamp (6.9) and Guernsey arrival datestamp (8.9), upon arrival redirected to St. Malo and showing "iles-c/st. malo" arrival datestamp (11.9); minor imperfections though a most unusual item. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condition...

(x) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1856 large piece, 1858 and 1863 covers, all bearing 4d. cancelled "409", 1871-74 (4) cover all bearing 3d. cancelled with "409" duplex, all showing "iles-c/granville" datestamp and oval-framed "p-d" or circular-framed "pd" handstamps; one damaged, fair to good strikesSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1859-73 covers (5) and 1876 front franked at 4d. (2, one with four 1d.), 3d. (3, one with three 1d.) or 2½d., all cancelled with "409" duplex and showing "iles-c/st. malo" datestamp and with oval-framed or circular-farmed "pd" handstamps; fair to 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1861-72 covers (4) from Jersey franked at 3d. (2, one with three 1d.) or 4d., all cancelled with "409" duplex and showing "iles-c/granville" datestamp, oval-framed "p-d" in red or circular-framed "pd"; an attractive quartetSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1861 double rate entire letter to St. Brieuc bearing 4d. rose wing-margin pair with "409" duplex and oval-framed "p-d" alongside, 1868 envelope with contents bearing 4d. vermilion cancelled "409" and 1871 envelopes (2) bearing 3d. rose, both cancelled with "409" duplex, all three showing circular-framed "pd", all four showing "iles-c/granville" datestamp; fair to food strikesSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1863 entire letter (some age marks) from Guernsey to St. Malo bearing 2d. blue Plate 9 pair with indistinct "3734" numerals and "angl. b.m./st. malo" octagonal datestamp below, and 1872 (Dec.) entire letter from Guernsey to St. Malo bearing 3d. rose Plate 8 with legible "3734" numeral, small part "angl. b..m./st. malo" datestamp at footSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1869 (Jan.) entire from Jersey to St. Malo, bearing 4d. vermilion Plate 10 cancelled "1706" and with "angl. b.m./granville" datestamp below, boxed "pd" at left, arrival datestamp on reverse. 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1882-1902 covers/cards (13) all from Jersey via Grouville, variously franked at 1d., 2½d., 3d. or 4d. cancelled with squared-circle datestamps and showing "granville/manche" small (2) or large type datestamps; also 1889 envelope to Paris bearing 2½d. cancelled with Granville Manche datestamp and with octagonal-framed "angl. b.m./granville" datestampSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1885 ½d. brown card, uprated with ½d., from Jersey to Grouville, both cancelled with small type Grouville Manche datestamp and with light octagonal-framed "angl. b.m./grouville" datestamp in red at foot, and 1893 ½d. vermilion (a few stains) envelope to Langres similarly cancelled with the octagonal-framed datestamp in blackSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1888-1911 selection from St. Malo comprising 1888 envelope to Finistere bearing 2½d. cancelled with Ille Et Villaine datestamp and with light "angle b.m./st. malo" datestamp in red alongside, the remainder cards (12), one a 1d. stationery type, the others with various G.B. values cancelled or applied in transit with (2) Ille Et Villaine datestamps, two with French Postage Dues; also 1904 card from St. Malo to Jersey bearing 10c., sent via London with 4d. postage due handstamp and showing framed "Liable to Letter Rate/409" handstamp on arrivalSubje...

(x) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1893-1908 cards (8) all franked at ½d. or 1d., three cancelled by octagonal-framed "angl. b.m./grouville" datestamp and showing Grouville Manche datestamps, the others cancelled with Grouville Manche datestamps and with octagonal-framed datestamps alongside, and 1904 card from Jersey to Grouville bearing 1d. and bearing 30c. Postage Due applied on arrival, generally good to 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1894-1908 cards (8, two with Grand Hotel Palais de Cristal cachets, one creased) all franked at ½d. or 1d., two cancelled by octagonal-framed "angl. b.m./grouville" datestamp and showing Grouville Manche datestamps, the others cancelled with Grouville Manche datestamps (one single-ring) and with octagonal-framed datestamp alongside, also 1912 card bearing 1d. cancelled part Grouville Manche datestamp and with "paquebot" datestamp alongside; generally good to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more...

(x) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1899-1910 cards (9, one Court size) all franked at ½d. or 1d., three cancelled by octagonal-framed "angl. b.m./grouville" datestamp and showing Grouville Manche datestamps, the others cancelled with Grouville Manche datestamps and with octagonal-framed datestamps alongside; generally good to 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1901-10 postcards (29) all routed via Grouville and franked at ½d., 1d. or 2½d., most showing Granville Manche double-ring datestamps; also three othersSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1902 (29 July) postcard from Averanches to Jersey, marked "St. Malo via Granville" (deleted) and showing unusual St. Pair Manche routing datestamp at foot and two different Granville Manche datestamps; also 1908 postcard from Port Bail via Carteret to GrouvilleSubject 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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France Mails1904 card, with Grand Hotel de Cristal handstamp, to Beauvais, bearing KEVII ½d. cancelled by Carteret Manche double-ring datestamp with "paquebot" handstamp alongside, and 1912-13 cards (3) bearing ½d. or 1d. cancelled with Carteret Manche single-ring datestamp and each showing "paquebot" handstamp on face or reverse; also two postcards of Carteret showing "Bateau de Jersey"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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France MailsBoite Mobile Handstamps1866 (10 Dec.) entire letter from Granville to Guernsey, bearing 20c. blue cancelled "1706" with despatch datestamp alongside, rated "6d" and showing a superb strike of the "jersey/france/m b" framed datestamp (13/12) and with arrival datestamp (13.12) on reverse; fine and rare. S.G. CF76, £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) Channel IslandsChannel Island-France MailsBoite Mobile Handstamps1907 (30 July) postcard from Granville to Jersey bearing French 10c. cancelled by "jersey/france/m b" fram