The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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Title
The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

Location
Spink London

Date & Time
Monday 13th July 2020 - 12:00pm  
Tuesday 14th July 2020 - 10:00am  

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Thursday 9 July 2020 at 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Monday 13 July 2020 at 12.00 p.m. Lots 3000 - 3448
Tuesday 14 July 2020 at 10.00 a.m. Lots 3449 - 4198

This will be a pre-bidding/live auction. The auction commences with a fine section of the Toulmin Packet Service between UK and Sydney. Then there are fine sections of Barbados with proofs, stamps and covers, Cape of Good Hope with important covers including pre-adhesive, Channel Islands with Arms issues, Gibraltar with some delightful are rare pre-adhesive covers, Iraq, New Guinea with useful "G.R.I. surcharges, North Borneo with a superb 1890 commercial cover registered to London franked at $1.20 , St. Vincent with a range of proofs, stamps and covers, Western Australia including superb 1854-55 issues including a 4d. unused block of sixty, and Zululand covers with a good range of offices.

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Abu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates: 1972 "uae" on 5f., variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint from the upper right corner of the sheet; fine. S.G. 84aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1937-66 mint selection (46) on stockpage, including 1937 Dhow 10r., Kathiri State of Seiyun 1966 New Currency 10f. on 15c. surcharge inverted (2), 1966 50f. on 1/- variety stop after "fils"" the centre stamp of a strip of three from the top of the sheet (10), 1966 Olympics 50f. on 1/- variety stop after "fils" the centre stamp of a strip of three (10), 35c. on 70c. overprint inverted (4), 1966 Football 50f. on 1/- variety stop after "fils" the centre stamp of a strip of three (10), etc., chiefly fine with most unmountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vi...

(x) Aden1937 Dhow set of twelve to 10r., very lightly mounted mint; fine. 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.

(x) Aden1951 (Oct.) 15c. on 2½a. deep ultramarine, variety surcharge double, fine very lightly mounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1964). S.G. 38a, £1600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AdenKathiri State of Seiyun1946 Victory 2½a. blue, variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint from the left of the sheet; fine and scarce. S.G. 13a, £1,300Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AdenKathiri State of Seiyun1966 "south arabia" 5f. on 5c. brown corner block of eight from the upper left, variety surcharge inverted, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 55a, £400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AfghanistanA duplicated mint and used selection housed in a damaged green stockbook, including sets, blocks, imperforates, a few covers, etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AndorraSpanish Post Offices1928-66 mostly mint selection on stockpages, including 1928 overprints on Spain with values to 1p. and 4p., 1928 Express 20c. without figures on the reverse, 1929-38 with values to 10p., 1935-42 without figures with values to 4p. and 10p., 1951 Air 1p. (2), etc., also French Post Offices 1932-43 1f. 75 violet (2), mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Antigua1804 (20 Nov.), 1837 (9 Aug.) and 1854 (28 Aug.) group of letters (3), the first two pre-adhesive entires to London and the latter an envelope including accompanying letter to Ireland; various markings 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) Antigua1862-1956 virtually complete mint and used collection on pages including a range of early issues from S.G. 1 with shades and perforation types, some plate proofs, inverted watermarks and some Specimens, later sets complete mint and used with shades and varieties, also a range of Revenue Stamp Duty stamps (11). A fine lot for the specialist in chiefly fine 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) Antigua1863-87 group of used examples on stockcards (91) including 1863-67 1d. (5) and 6d., 1872 CC 1d. (13, including a strip of three) and 6d. (5), 1876 1d. (15, including a pair) and 6d. (6), 1879 4d. (3), 1882 ½d. (6), 2½d. (2), 4d. (6), 1884-87 6d. deep green (3) etc. chiefly good to fine. S.G. 5-29 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) Antigua1864 (27 Apr.) envelope from St. John to Freshford, Somerset franked with 6d. green (2), both cancelled "A02", London Paid in red to face, transit and arrival datestamps to reverse; contemporary ink stain to the left of addressSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Antigua1864 (27 May) entire to Anapolis, Nova Scotia via St. Thomas, franked with 1d. rosy mauve strip of five cancelled by five strikes of the "A02" obliterator, rated 5 cents on arrival, St. Thomas transit 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) Antigua1869 (11 Jan.) envelope to Wilmont, Nova Scotia via St. Thomas, showing manuscript "4" in red, bearing 1d. vermilion (5) cancelled with five strikes of "A02" obliterator, St. Thomas transit and Wilmont arrival datestamps to 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) Antigua1869 (11 Sept.) envelope to Bath, rated "1/10" in red crayon, bearing 6d. green (4), Antigua, Bath and Freshford datestamps to 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) Antigua1876 (31 Jan.) envelope to London, bearing 6d. blue green pair cancelled "A02", London Paid in red to face and Antigua datestamp to 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) Antigua1886 (11 Nov.) envelope from English Harbour to Bristol, bearing 1d. lake (4) each cancelled "A18", English Harbour and Hallatrow datestamps to 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) Antigua1887 (8 Mar.) envelope to Colchester franked with U.P.U. rate of 4d. made up of 1d. lake strip of three and 1882 ½d. pair, each cancelled "A02", New York transit and Colchester arrival stamps to reverse; some peripheral damage to back flap of envelopeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaSmall mint and used selection on stockpage, including Queensland 1900 Patriotic Fund 1d. (6d.), Commonwealth 1931-36 10/- to £2 overprinted "specimen" (with additional £2), 1932 Lyrebird 1/-, 1963-65 Navigators £2, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1915-27 10/-, 1923-24 £1, 1931-36 9d., £1 (2), 10/- to £2 overprinted "specimen" (3 sets), 1928 Exhibition miniature sheet, 1932 Bridge 5/- (mint and 3 cancelled), 1935 Jubilee (6 sets), 1937-49 Robes to £1, 1948-56 £2 (9 used), 1963-65 Navigators to £2 (3 mint, 4 used), Officials, a few States, N.W.P.I., etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 10/- grey and pink, neatly cancelled, well centred, fine. S.G. 43, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 10/- grey and bright aniline pink, original gum, centred a little to right, fine. S.G. 43a, £500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 £2 black and rose, heavily postmarked; sound. S.G. 45, £3,250Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1931-36 CofA £1 grey, large part original gum, fine. S.G. 137, £650Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1931-36 CofA £2 black and rose, Air Mail c.d.s., shortish perf. at right; fine. S.G. 138, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1899-1953, used selection of 12 stamps and 16 covers or cards, including 1930 Rotarian Congress set, 1950 Plebiscite set, 1950-53 Birds 3s. and 5s., 1923 Artist's Charity set on cover registered to London, 1931 (9 July) Zeppelin Landungsfahrt Nach Wien postcard, 1948 (April) cover franked 1934-36 1s., 2s., 3s., 5s. and Germany 100pf., Austrian Post Offices, etc., good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1946 Renner, the set of four miniature sheets, unmounted mint; usual slight wrinkles, fine. S.G. MS976Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustriaLombardy Venetia1850 hand paper 5c. unused, 1858-62 2s. yellow unused and another with part original gum, 10s. small part original gum, 1863 perf. 14 2s., 3s. part original gum; good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1842 (17 Feb.) entire letter from Shannon to Pennsylvania, marked "Paid to New York", rated "1/-" in red and showing "new york/ship" transit c.d.s. (30.4) in red and, on reverse, good to fine straight-line "bahamas" h.s. (Proud Type PS8), fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1842 (23 May) entire letter to Paris, rated "3/1" (deleted) and "37" (decimes),showing framed "Packet Letter" and Calais entry d.s. (30.5), both in red, and on reverse, mainly fine straight-line "bahamas" h.s. (Proud Type PS8) and London transit d.s., neat and 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) Bahamas1863-1937 mint selection on pre-printed pages including 1884-90 set of six to £1, 1902-07 set to 5/-, 1912-19 set to £1, 1918 War Tax set, 1920 set to 1/-, 1921-37 set to £1 etc; chiefly 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.

Bahamas1862 perf 11 to 12½ 1d. lake block of four partly perforated, remaining imperforate between vertically and at left, mounted in the top pair only, with diagonal crease affecting bottom right stamp and minor thins. B.P.A. Certificate (1962). S.G. 7, £9,000Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1863-77 CC perf 14 1d. scarlet-vermilion aniiline, large part original gum otherwise good with superb deep colour. S.G. 34, £1,000provenance:Sir Gawaine BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1863-77 CC 4d. plate proof in rose on gummed watermaked paper, pencilled note on reverse "O/PLE/1923 London". Attractive.provenance:Charles FreelandSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1880 (16 Mar.) envelope to New York, bearing 1876 CC perf 14 4d. bright rose cancelled "A05", showing New York "due/3/u.s. currency" d.s. (22.3) with U.S. Postage Due 3c. affixed alongside and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps. A neat and attractive frankingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1902 master die proof with blank value tablet, in black on glazed card (92x60mm) marked "before hardening" and dated "23 jul 02", fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1902 (7 Aug.) "Appendix A." sheet (163x302mm) for the 1902-07 issue, bearing eight 1d. trials in carmine, ultramarine, orange, brown, green, dull purple and blue and grey-black and carmine being approved respectively for "1.d", "2½d.", "4d.", "6d.", "£1, "5/-" and "1/-". The 6d. having been changed from violet to brown taken from Appendix B, and the 1/-, 5/- and £1 annotated to note that the value should be in a different colour to the "rest of the stamp". Sheet with mounting to reverse, vertical crease clear of the trials and horizontal creases crossing the carmine, violet, brown and d...

Bahamas1919 (Jan.) War Charity 1d. grey-black and deep carmine-red, variety overprint double, cancelled by part Nassau c.d.s., lightly toned. R.P.S. Certificate (1993) states 'Cancelled by favour in around 1940'. S.G. 101a, unpriced used.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Columbus 4d. block of four, the top right stamp showing variety "coiumbus" (R.5/2), fine mint with large part original gum. B.P.A Certificate (1999). S.G. 168a, £1200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus 3/- slate-purple and myrtle-green upper right corner block of nine showing sheet number '483' and with variety stop after "columbus" (R. 2/12), unmounted with light folds along perfs. and lightly toned. Murray Payne Certificate. S.G. 173b, £2,500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1948 die proof of frame in grey with King's head and values omitted, on wove paper affixed to card (40x56mm).Note: Charles Freeland recorded four such examples in brown, grey, purple and a full size example in Green.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahrain1933-37 3p. to 5r., 1934-37 ½a. to 4a. (only one 2a.), original gum; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahrain1938-41 1r., 2r., 5r. and 25r., all in unmounted mint blocks of four, usual slightly toned gum and a few wrinkles, fine. S.G. 32-34, 37, £712+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahrain1938-41 1r., 2r. and 5r. blocks of four, 1960 5n.p. to 10r. (24 sets including eight sets in blocks of four), 1964 5n.p. to 10r. (9 sets including blocks of four), 1966 5f. to 1d. (2 sets), etc., some odd values, chiefly unmounted mint and fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahrain1948-60 duplicated mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1948-49 10r. on 10/- (4), 1948 Wedding 15r. on £1, 1950-55 10r. on 10/- (6 mint), 1955-50 Waterlow and De La Rue sets, 1960 5n.p. to 10r. (3 sets), 1964 5n.p. to 10r. (2 sets), etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahrain1948 Olympic Games 2½a. on 2½d. ultramarine, variety surcharge double (R.9/3), fine unused with large part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (2000). S.G. 63a, £3500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahrain1952-52 ½a. on ½d. orange, variety fraction "½" omitted, unmounted mint; fine and scarce. S.G. 80a, £200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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

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

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

Barbados1852-55 blued paper, (4d.) brownish red block of nine with good to large margins, large part original gum; minor creasing. An impressive multiple. S.G. 5, £1,080+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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

Barbados1858 (Nov.) 1/- die proof in black on India paper (30x44mm.); small light central brown mark, otherwise fine. Rare.provenance:Peter Jaffê, November 2006Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1858 (Nov.) 1/- imperforate plate proof in black on wove paper, four margins; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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

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

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

Barbados1861-70 no watermark, rough perf. 14 to 16 1/- brown-black block of ten (5x2), unused with large part original gum and five remaining unmounted. An attractive multiple of fine colour. S.G. 34, £750+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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

Barbados1875 4d. die proof in black on India paper affixed to card (49x44mm). Fine and attractive.provenance:Edmund Bayley, October 1990Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1876-81 CC perf 14 ½d., 1d., 3d., 4d., 6d. and 1/-, each handstamped "specimen" (D8), traces of gum in places, most with some clipped perfs., all of good colour. A rare set.provenance:Marcus Samuel, private sale"Britannia", February 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1876-81 CC perf 14 ½d., 1d., 4d. and 6d., each handstamped "specimen" (BAR1), gum in placesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1876-81 CC, perf 14 6d. chrome-yellow block of four, fresh with large part original gum; the lower pair with horizontal gum crease, otherwise sound. S.G. 79, £600+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueEssayDie proof in black with hand-painted "2½ penny" value tablet in maroon, on card (92x60mm.) marked "before hardening" and dated "30 jan 82"; very rare and possibly unique.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueDie ProofMaster in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) marked "before hardening" and dated "30 jan 82", fine.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssuePerforated Colour TrialsEight examples in the colours of the ½d. to 5/-, the "4d." in grey and the "6d." imperforate, all with blank value tablets on CA watermarked paper and each handstamped "cancelled" (D7); all except the imperforate example with perfs. trimmed in places. A very rare group.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps½d., 1d., 2½d., 3d., 4d. grey, 4d. brown, 6d., 1/- and 5/-, all handstamped "specimen" (BAR2 without stop) clear impressions except for 6d., part original gum; 2½d. with thin spot and 4d. grey thinned at top. A rare complete set. B.P.A. Certificate (1984) for six values, four of which are represented in this lot.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps½d., 1d., 2½d., 4d. grey, 4d. brown, 6d., 1/- and 5/-, each handstamped "specimen" (BAR2 without stop) smudgy impressions, fresh mint. A fine and scarce group.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps½d., 2½d. (2), 3d., 4d. grey, 4d. brown, 6d. and 1/-, each handstamped "specimen" (BAR2 with stop), the additional 2½d. with the handstamp partially doubled, some with part original gum; ½d. a little stained, otherwise sound. A scarce group.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1882-86 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps4d. grey, unused with part original gum, fine. S,G. 97, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueEssay Proofs3d. in mauve with value hand-painted in the same colour and "barbados" in Chinese white (a little chipped away) on mauve ground.provenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Frank Deakin, April 2010"Britannia", February 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueEssay Proofs1/- in red-brown with value hand-painted in the same colour and "barbados" in Chinese white on red-brown ground. Similar to the issued design but with uncleared corner ornaments and curved spaces, printed on unwatermarked paper.provenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Frank Deakin, April 2010"Britannia", February 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueEssay Proofs2/6d. in grey with value hand-painted in the same colour and "barbados" in Chinese white on grey ground; two horizontal creases and light rubbing at upper right corner. Similar to the issued design but with uncleared corner ornaments and curved spaces, printed on unwatermarked paper.provenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Frank Deakin, April 2010"Britannia", February 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueEssay Proofs5/- in maize with value hand-painted in the same colour and "barbados" in Chinese white on maize ground. Similar to the issued design but with uncleared corner ornaments and curved spaces, printed on unwatermarked paper.provenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Frank Deakin, April 2010"Britannia", February 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueDie Proof1/- value tablet in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), unmarked.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper½d. in black and purple, a pair from the left of the trial sheet of six with plate number "1" and showing albino "halfpenny" above each in the margin; horizontal crease in lower margin and two pinholes at top. Rareprovenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Sir Gawaine Baillie, February 2005Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper½d. in grey, a pair from the left of the trial sheet of six with plate number "1"; fine and rareprovenance:Hodsell HurlockE.K. Lickfold, February 1962Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper½d. in slate-grey and carmine, the issued colours of the ½d., marginal; thinned in margin and a little gum creasingprovenance:Hodsell HurlockSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper3d. (2) in mono-colours olive-brown and bright lilac, both affixed to small piecesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper3d. (9) in aquamarine and with an all-different selection of value tablets, two ungummedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueImperforate Colour Trials on Gummed Unwatermarked Paper3d. (9) in red-brown with an all-different selection of value tablets; five ungummed two of which have thinsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1892-1910 Seal of the Colony IssueIssued Stamps1903 2/6d. green and violet block of four, fresh mint; the upper pair each with a small surface rub, the lower pair unmounted. S.G. 115, £600+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1897-98 Jubilee, a largely mint collection with white paper set in blocks of four, thin bluish paper set of singles and ¼d. to 2½d., 8d. and 2/6d. (corner with plate number) blocks of four, white paper 6d. and 8d. with defective "a" in "barbados", all mint, white paper 2½d. (2, one with date error 12 days before invoice date and one with inverted watermark), 5d. and 8d. used blocks of four, blued paper set used and 1898 double rate envelope registered to U.S.A. at 7d.; generally fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1981) for blued paper 8d. mint block. Cat. £5,400+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s P...

Barbados1906-07 Nelson, two rough 1d. pen and ink sketches believed to have been submitted by Lady Carter, wife of the Governor, one 28x32mm. with superimposed statue of Nelson Monument, the other a little larger and of similar design with Nelson Monument at centre, both entitled "Nelson Trafalgar", on piece of paper (159x130mm.) headed "Suggested design of Commemorative stamp"provenance:Herbert Shilstone whose father was a member of the Design committeeSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1916-20 vignette die proof as used for the 1918-20 4d. and 3/- values, stamp-size in black on surfaced wove paper showing trace of a date handstamp at top.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1916-20 ¼d. green imperforate printer's sample handstamped "specimen." (DS1), also ¼d. green imperforate pair on gummed paper and a perforated single without overprintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1925-35 2½d. bright ultramarine imperforate plate proof on gummed watermarked paper, overprinted "specimen" (D16x); brown patch on gum, otherwise fine. Very rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1971)provenance:Frank Deakin, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1854 (29 Aug.) envelope (missing large portion of back) from Ilfracombe, Devon to Bridgetown franked with GB 1/- green embossed cut to shape, showing barbados/au 21/1854 double-arc datestamp in red to denote pre-paymentprovenance:Joseph HackmeySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1860 (12 Mar.) envelope to St. Vincent, rated "4" and fully prepaid with 1852-55 (4d.) brownish red with three good to large margins and clearly cancelled "1", despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse; a scarce stamp used alone. S.G. 5provenance:Ralph Hart, February 1978Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1868-1921 A group of nine letters, covers and fronts including 1868 (Mar.) envelope to Skipton bearing 1861-70 1/- (defective), Book Post wrapper to Belgium bearing 1882-86 1d. rose (2), 1895 (15 Jun.) 1d. postal stationery envelope registered to St. Lucia uprated with ½d. and 4d. (8), 1892 front to St. John's bearing 1882-86 1d. strip of four etc. a useful 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.

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1840 (8 Nov.) soldier's entire letter "from Robert Smith, Private 52 Regt." to Lichfield, Staffs., rated "Pd1" and countersigned by the Commanding Officer of the 6th. Regiment; the contents refer to "many deaths in the regiment", the General, monthly salary of £1, wishing to purchase his discharge for £10 and horse racing, etc.; accompanied by a 1971 letter from the Headquarters of the Light Division explaining the movements of the 52nd. Regiment in the West Indies. A few faults though a scarce concessionary rate coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1896 (13 Jan.) soldier's envelope from "No. 3287 Pt. West. H Coy. 1st. Bn. King's Regt." to Canada, countersigned by the Commanding Officer and bearing 1892 1d. carmine cancelled by datestamp with a further strike alongside, New York and Parry Sound (27.1) datestamps on reverse; small faults though an unusual destination. Also 1895 envelope from London to Battalion Headquarters in Barbados bearing Barbados 1892 2½d. cancelled in London and sent without penaltySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditio...

BarbadosCovers and CancellationsMaritime Mail1898 and 1900 envelopes ex the same correspondence from Barbados to London, one marked "Consignee per S.S. Trent", both unfranked and showing "Posted on British Packet" handstamp in violet, heart-shaped "t" handstamp and U.K. due markings; the 1898 envelope torn through on opening though generally good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Batum1920-21 British Occupation imperf 50r. on 3k. carmine-red with good to large margins, large part original gum with crease on bottom margin only. S.G. 39, £650Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bechuanaland1859 (Feb.) envelope from Kuruman to London, marked "Mrs Livingstone, Kuruman Feb 19/59" at top and "For Mrs Fitch" at lower left, carried by runner to Hope Town where a Cape of Good Hope 1855-63 6d. pale rose-lilac with good margins was applied and cancelled, showing red crayon "5", London Paid arrival c.d.s. (2.5) and, on reverse, Hope Town (date unclear) and Cape Town (9.3) transit datestamps. A rare and important coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

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

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

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

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

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

BechuanalandBechuanaland Protectoratepostage dues: 1932 set of three (2) perforated "specimen", one additionally handstamped "specimen" (BEC 2a), the first fresh mint, the second without gum. S.G. D4-D6provenance:John Inglefield-Watson, October 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Belgian CongoMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1886 5f. unused and used, 1887-94 5f. violet, 5f. grey, 10f., unissued 25f. and 50f., 1898 3f. 20f. unused and used (2), 1909 handstamped 5f., 1918 Red Cross set, 1942-43 set of eight miniature sheets, 1947-50 Carvings with values to 100f., Ruanda-Urundi 1918 Red Cross, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BelgiumMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1849 Epaulette 10c. (2), 20c. (6 with a pair), imperf. Medallions to 40c. (8), perf. 40c. (6), 1865-66 with values to 1f. (5), 1893-1900 with values to 2f. (both), 1911 Brussels Exhibition set, 1912 to 5f., 1919-20 Helmet set (3), 1925 Stamp Anniversary set (2), 1932 Mercier set, 1933 Orval set, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BelgiumStamp Booklets1969 15f. (6), 1969 20f. (6), 1970 20f. (20), 1970 15f. (7), 1970 20f. (7), 1973 15f. (7), 1973 20f. (8), 1975 15f. (7), 1978 20f. (7), mint, a few with marks on covers, fine. S.G. B36-B40, B43-B45, B48Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script, a mixed range (24) of the 1929 (Oct.)  2/6d grey-black and brownish red printing ex Bob Dickgiesser. Four unused (3 of which are positioned), one used (No.5 ex Ludington), two examples with frame affected by water, sixteen fiscally used examples including 10/-. Mixed condition.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script, an unused, mostly mint range of the 1931 (Sept.) 2/6d. black and scarlet-vermillion on deep blue paper (30) ex Bob Dickgiesser, including all but one position, with rare HPF No.3B, attractive upper left plate number single and various plate flaws - amaged leaf', gash in scroll and, gash in fruit with two fiscally used. R.P.S. Certificates (1990, 1991) for two.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1938-53 specialised mint and used accumulation of keyplates with a range of shades and huge quantity including at least one-hundred mint of each 2/-, 2/6d., 5/-, 10/-, 12/6d. and £1 along with blocks of four and demonstrating a variety of listed printings and some varieties, a large amount of used examples of all keyplate values, some booklets and 1938-52 1d. to 1/- set in quantity; a massive accumulation unchecked for varieties, viewing is recommended to appreciate the scopeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vie...

(x) Bermuda1946 Victory, both perforated "specimen", very lightly mounted. S.G. 123s-124s, £170Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Brazil1844-66 mostly used selection on stockpages, including 1844-46 Inclinados 10(r.) (2), 30(r.) (3), 60(r.) (3), 1850 with values to 180(r.) (6), 300(r.) ((6) and 600(r.) (11), 1854-61 imperf. 280(r.), 480(r.) (2),1866 perf. 300(r.) (2), 480(r.), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Guiana1856 4c. black on magenta neatly cancelled by indistinct c.d.s. and initialled C.A.W(atson). An unmatched and very fine used example of this scarce stamp without the usual rubbing. Philatelic Foundation and B.P.A. Certificates (1970 and 2008). S.G. 24, £25,000provenance:'Small''Samos'Spink Shreves, 'The Sovereign Collection', May 2008Purchased at this sale by Drs. Edward and Joanne Dauer.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) British Guiana1889-1966 mint collection including 1899 1dc. to 96c. with listed shades, 1898 Jubilee 1c. to 15c., 1899 2c. on 15c. with no stop after "cents", 1900-03 CA 1c. to 60c., 1905-07 MCA 1c. to 96c., 1905 $2.40, 1913-21 MCA 1c. to 96c., etc., chiefly fine. Cat. £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.

British Guiana1938-52 perf. 14x13 $1 bright violet, fine mint. S.G. 317a, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1842-1952 specialised collection nicely written up on pages commencing with 1842 stampless covers (3), a couple of 1858 Great Britain 6d. lilac used in Belize, 1865 1d. to 1/- mint and also overprinted "specimen", 1d. also block of four, 1872-73 CC 3d. and 1/- plate proofs, 1879 1½d. die proof marked "before hardening" and dated "May 16 1879", 1894 ½d. Postcard Registered, 1882-87 4d. die proofs (2), surcharges in full panes, a range of postcards used and also some printed "specimen", 1891-98 1c., 5c. and 10c. strips of five each overprinted "specimen", 1899-1901 set to $5...

British Honduras1969-72 ½c. 'Crana' yellow-olive with variety black (inscription and value) omitted, with normal for comparison, unmounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 277a, £550.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Levant1906 Beyrout provisional 1pi. on 2d. grey-green and carmine, two examples tied to small piece by single Beyrout c.d.s. of 3 July 1906; stains and slightly faded. Rare. S.G. 15, £1,400+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Occupation of Italian ColoniesEritrea1948-49 5c. on ½d. to 10s. on 10/- set (except 65c. on 8d.) and 1948 Postage Due set on piece with Aide Caie cancellations of 1 June 1948, 1950 5c. on ½d. to 10s. on 10/- on piece with Adi Caie cancellations of 6 Feb. 1950; the pieces and some stamps folded in places. S.G. E1-E7, E9-E25, ED1-ED5Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Postal Agencies in Eastern ArabiaMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1948 with values to 2r. on 2/6d., (13), 1948 Wedding 15r. on £1, 1950 2r. on 2/6d. (8), type II used block of four, etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Postal Agencies in Eastern Arabia1956-57 watermark St. Edward's Crown 1½a. and 1½d. green, used, well centred; fine. S.G. 58a, £1,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Postal Agencies in Eastern Arabia1956-57 watermark St. Edward's Crown 1½a. on 1½d. green, used, centred to upper-left; fine. A rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (1976). S.G. 58a, £1,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Brunei1906 (Oct.) on Labuan, 1c. black and purple, perf 13½-14, compound 12-13, very fine mint. S.G. 11c, £325Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Brunei1906 (Oct.) on Labuan, 10c. on 16c. green and brown showing line through "b" (R.5/10), fine mint. S.G. 18a, £450Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Brunei1906 (Oct.) on Labuan, $1 on 8c. black and vermilion showing line through "b" (R.5/10), fine mint. Rare, only 20 examples possible. S.G. 22a, £1700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Burma1937-63 comprehensive mint and used collection in seven albums and binders along with some literature, the mint with 1937 set to 25r. (B.P.A. Cert.), 1937 Service set, other sets to 1963, Officials, shades, varieties etc., most Japanese Occupation issues, a huge number of covers, a used collection in two albums with 1937 to 25r., the 1937 Service set to 10r., a stockbook with additions and duplication, two small cover albums with various mail from Q.V. onwards. A very useful and interesting specialised collection in chiefly good to fine conditionAdditional video is available for this lot...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1789 outer wrapper written in English and addressed to "Lieut. Rutherford at Mr Cleuters"; written on the inside of the wrapper "The gun powder and shot are in your chest". Local letters during this period are very uncommon and those in English more soSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstampsc.1793 Briefstok undated outer wrapper addressed to Bokkevelt, a mountain range in the Western Cape, a little soiled as usualSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1796 (26 Sept.) entire letter from the Cape to London, rated "5" and showing unframed cursive "portsmouth/ship lre" with arrival datestamp (4.1.97) on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1806 (5 Mar.) entire letter (tear across face panel) carried by favour from Scotland to an Officer in the 93rd Highlanders at Cape Town, marked "pr Adeona" and in red ink "Ship Bay Isle" and showing a fair strike of the oval medallion handstamp; and 1807 (27 May) entire letter (peripheral faults) from Cape Town to Edinburgh, rated "11" (deleted) and "1/5", showing poor to fair strike of medallion handstamp, unclear Ship Letter handstamp and red arrival datestamp (14.11)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms an...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1808 (24 Dec.) entire letter from London addressed to Maude & Robertson, Victuallers and Agents to the Royal Navy at Cape Town, rated "6/-" in red crayon and showing good to fine strike of double-line oval "ship letter/Crown/cape of good hope" (crossed by light vertical filing crease); recipient's notation at top of face panel. An early date of useSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1812 entire to Scotland, rated "1/-" (deleted) and "3/2", showing fair to fine double-line oval "ship letter/Crown/cape of good hope" and unclear Ship Letter handstamp (overstruck by part red arrival d.s. and rate marking)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1823-28 entire letters (3) and entires (2) including from George and Uitenhage to Cape Town, both showing circular despatch handstamp and two to London showing framed "india letter/portsmouth" in red and framed "india letter/gravesend", each showing oval post office/cape of good hope" datestamp (one in red though a poor strike); also 1827 entire from Grahamstown to Cape Town showing Crowned "post office/free/cape town" datestamp and two others which may be forgeriesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Co...

(x) Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1827-1863 group of ten pre-stamp and O.H.M.S. entires with various markings and handstamps including 1830 entire endorsed "On Service" to Cape Town with Crowned Post Office Uitenhagen, G.P.O. and "to pay" with manuscript "10d" in red, 1838 wrapper from Simons Town to Cape Town with Crowned G.P.O.hand stamp of July 17th, Post Paid alongside mansucript "Post Paid 3d.", 1841 entire with Caledon Post Office handstamp, "post paid" and manuscript "Paid 10d" etc. A useful group of clean and attractive covers and lettersSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Pric...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1828-32 entire letters (2) and entires (10) each showing Crowned "post office/cape/town/general" datestamp, including 1828 (24 Oct.) soldier's entire letter (face panel heavily soiled) to Ireland, 1828 entire from Grahamstown to Cape Town marked "To pay 1/5" and the datestamp with month missing, 1828 and 1829 entires from Albany and Somerset, both marked "Agent", 1829 entire carried on the eastern route from Uitenhage to Cape Town and rated "4/2" in red ink, 1831-32 entires (2) from Worcester and Uitenhage to Cape Town rated "7" and "10d" in red ink...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1828-30 entires (4) from Grahamstown (2) to Cape Town, Cape Town to Uitenhage and addressed locally at Cape Town, each showing Crowned "post office/cape/town/free/general" datestamps; also 1834 entire letter showing weak third official letter stampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1828 entire (small stain at left) to Swellendam, headed "On Service", showing Crowned "post office/cape/town/general" c.d.s. and facsimile signature of P.g. Brink, used four years after he left office as Acting Secretary to Government; and 1834 (21 Nov.) Official entire to Stellenbosch, showing Crowned "general post office/free/cape of good hope" oval d.s. and facsimile signature of Col. John Bell, Secretary to GovernmentSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1829-50 entire letters (3), entires (3) and a mourning envelope from Somerset East to Cape Town, Cape Town to Caledon, locally addressed at Cape Town, London to Algoa Bay and to Caledon, England to Cape Town and re-addressed to Grahamstown and from Scotland to Kalk Bay, variously rated and each showing framed "to pay" handstamp (Type 1) with three being fine or very fine strikes. A good lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1829-36 entires (9) from Bathurst, Caledon (2), Port Elizabeth (2), Swellendam, Uitenhage (2) and one other to Cape Town, variously rated and each showing framed "post paid" handstamp, mostly fine strikesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1833 (14 June) entire letter from Cape Town to London, rated "1/-", showing good to fine double-lined oval "ship letter/Crown/cape of good hope" and framed "india letter/deal" (crossed by horizontal filing crease) with arrival c.d.s. on reverse; and 1847 (4 June) entire letter from Cape Town to England, rated "4" in red (deleted) and "8", and showing late usage of double-lined oval "ship letter/Crown/cape of good hope" (worn state) with, on reverse, straight-line "ship letter", red London c.d.s. and arrival datestampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1834-38 entire letter (2) and entires (3), variously addressed and rated, each showing Crowned "general post office/cape of good hope" oval datestamp (two with fine strikes), two additionally showing framed "post paid" handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1836-39 entire letters (3) from Cape Town to London, variously rated, each showing Crowned "general post office/cape of good hope" oval datestamp with framed "india letter/liverpool" (crossed by filing crease), "india letter/cowes" in red (on reverse) and "india letter/portsmouth", also 1842 entire letter (faults) from Sir George Napier the Governor to Edinburgh, marked "H.M.S. Hyacinth", rated "8", showing similar oval despatch datestamp with, on reverse, part straight-line "ship-letter" and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium....

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1837 (22 Sept.) Official entire to Simonstown, showing Crowned "general post office/cape of good hope" oval d.s., attested by signature of Civil Commissioner of Cape District, P.B. Borcherds, and showing facsimile signature of Col. John Bell; undated entire to Cape Town, rated "1/-" in red ink and showing facsimile signature of Col. John Bell; and 1842? Official entire to Graaf-Reinet, showing Crowned "general post office/free/cape of good hope" oval d.s. and showing signature of sender, J.D. Overstreet, and facsimile signature of J.M. Craig, Actin...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1842 (6 Apr.) Official entire letter to Cape Town, marked "N.E. Lambrechts, Veld Cornet" at lower left and rated "1/-" in red ink, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1842 (7 July) entire from London to Cape Town and redirected to Brakfontein, rated "1/4", showing oval "paid ship letter/london" d.s. in red and arrival framed "post paid" with manuscript "8"; the entire then "turned" and re-addressed back to London with letter dated 8 October, rated "1/-" and "2/8", showing poor Crowned "general post office/cape of good hope" d.s. with, on reverse, straight-line "ship letter" and red arrival c.d.s. (23.12); some faults, mainly along foldsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1842 (18 Sept.) entire letter from Scotland to Cape Town and redirected to Caledon, and 1846 (26 Aug.) entire letter from London addressed to an Army officer at Gibraltar, redirected to Cape Town and again to King Williams Town, both variously rated and with a number of despatch and arrival datestamps, both showing framed "to pay" handstamp (Type 1), fine and fair strikes respectivelySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1842 entire from Swellendam to Cape Town, rated "7" in red ink, showing despatch and arrival handstamps, and 1842 entire to Cape Town and rated "1/-" in red ink, both showing original signature of J.M. Craig. ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1845 (28 Jan.) entire letter from the French Consulate at Cape Town to France, rated "8" and "30" (decimes), showing framed "colonies/&c.art.12" in red, Boulogne entry d.s. and, on reverse, unframed "ship letter" h.s., London and arrival c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1846 (10 Mar.) Official entire from Richmond and sent in error to Resident Magistrate at Graaf Reinet instead of Beaufort, marked "Refused for Postage" at Graaf Reinet and charged 1/- for transit to Graaf-Reinet and another 1/- for return to Richmond where sender had to pay 2/- to get his letter back; piece missing from reverse due to seal removalSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1848 (25 May) envelope (with enclosure; minor faults) from Cape Town to Simonstown showing framed "to-pay" handstamp (Type 3) with manuscript "6" alongside; 1850 (10 Dec.) envelope (some peripheral stains) from London to Port Elizabeth, marked "Paid 8d" and showing fine framed "to pay" handstamp (Type 2); and undated Official entire (fault at foot) from Paarl to Grahamstown, showing framed "to-pay" handstamp (Type 4) with manuscript "1/-" alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyer...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1849 entire letter to London, rated "4" (deleted) and "8", and 1852 (Dec.) entire letter to Northampton, rated "4" (deleted) and "1/-", both showing mainly fine double-lined oval "general post office/Crown/cape town" (Type 3), the former also showing unframed "ship-letter" and arrival datestamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1849 entire to London from the Commanding Officer of 1st Battalion 40th Regiment, headed "On Her Majesty's Service" and showing fine double-lined oval "general post office/Crown/cape town" (Type 1; crossed by vertical filing crease) with arrival datestamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1849 Official entires (2, one with light staining) addressed to the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, one marked "R.E.O" (Royal Engineers Office) at lower left and with the seal of the Royal Engineers on reverse, the other signed by Rear Admiral Reynolds who commanded the Cape Naval Station; both apparently delivered by handSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1850 (25 Mar.) Official entire letter to Cape Town showing good to fine "38" in Octagon (Uitenhage); the face panel with two adhesive tape stains at upper rightSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2), one headed "On HM Service", to Cape Town, both showing good to fine and legible strikes of circular "post office/Crown/bathurst" handstamp (one incorrectly placed at left), one with small tear at top of face panel otherwise fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2) addressed to Landrost of Albany, both headed "On HM Service" and showing good to fine strikes (one slightly watery ex Joseph) of circular "post office/Crown/bathurst", fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2) to Cape Town and Stellenbosch, both headed "On His Majesty's Service", and 1829 entire to Cape Town rated "5", each showing good to fine circular "post office/Crown/caledon" handstamp in brown, the last (minor peripheral staining) also showing Crowned "post office/general" datestamp. Also a good, large part, red wax impression of the handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2), one to Cape Town rated "4"(sk.), the other to Tulbagh and headed "On HMS", both showing very fine circular "post office/Crown/capetown" handstamp, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entire to Grahamstown, marked "prepaid 3", showing an over-inked strike of circular "post office/Crown/cradock" handstamp; 1833 (Jan.) entire from the same correspondence, rated "6d" and showing a mainly fine strike of the circular handstamp; undated entire (tear at top of face panel) to Cape Town showing a good strike of the circular handstamp; and another undated entire to Cape Town, marked "On HM Service", showing poor despatch handstamp and a good to fine Grahamstown transit circular handstampSubject to 20% VAT on B...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entire to Cape Town, marked "post paid 9d", showing light framed "post paid" and a good to fine strike of circular "post office/Crown/george" handstamp in red, fine. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2) to Cape Town, both showing good to fine strikes of circular "post office/Crown/bathurst" handstamp, one also showing similar Cape Town arrival handstamp; also a good red wax impression of the handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (4) to Cape Town, Tulbagh and Uitenhage, each showing circular "post office/Crown/graff reynett" handstamp, two struck in brown, and one entire (stain at foot) also showing similar Cape Town handstamp struck in transitSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (3) to Cape Town, each showing good to fine strikes of circular "post office/Crown/grahams town" handstamp, one in a brownish hueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entire from Somerset East to Cape Town, showing mainly fine circular "post office/Crown/somerset" handstamp, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entire from Somerset West to Cape Town, rated "3d" in red ink, showing fine circular "post office/Crown/somerset" handstamp with Crowned "post office/cape/town/general" c.d.s. alongside, fineNote: First post office at Somerset West opened in 1822, and in Somerset East in 1825. Because of the great variance in distance from Cape Town, the rates from Somerset East were much greater than from Somerset West. The 3d. single sheet from Somerset West compared to the 1/1d. rate from Somerset East. It would appear both were iss...

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2, one stained) to Cape Town and Graaf-Reinet, the former marked "Paid 1/-", and 1836 entire letter to Worcester, each showing a fine strike of circular "post office/Crown/tulbagh" handstamp. Also an almost complete red wax impression of the handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (3) to Cape Town (2) and Graaf-Reinet, one to Cape Town rated "4/2", each showing mainly fine circular "post office/Crown/uitenhage" handstamp with one additionally showing Crowned "post office/cape/town/general" arrival datestamp, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entire (2) to Cape Town and Stellenbosch, the former rated "7d" in red ink, and 1832 entire to Cape Town, each showing good to fine circular "post office/Crown/worcester" handstamp (two a little watery), fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsDistrict Post OfficesUndated entires (2) to Cape Town, one marked "Paid 6" and showing fine circular "post office/Crown/zwellendam" handstamp with poor arrival handstamp alongside, the other unrated and showing a fair to fine strike of the handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entires (10) addressed to Cape Town (3), Graff-Reinet, Simonstown (4) and Tulbagh, each showing oval medallion handstamps (generally fair to fine) with seven applied on arrival and three on despatch (two marked "Free") and all without rate marking, one also with red wax seal of the oval medallion. A good lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entires (2) addressed to Worcester and Beaufort, rated "4" and "2/-" in red ink respectively, both showing fine framed "prepaid" handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entire to Cape Town, rated "4" in red and showing good to fine "34" in Octagon (George). ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entire to Cape Town, marked "Pd 4" in red ink and showing messy "47" in Octagon (Fort Beaufort). RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated Official entire to Cape Town showing good to fine "52" in Octagon (Beaufort)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entire to Cradock, marked "prepaid 4" and showing fine "55" in Octagon (Graaf-Reinet)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entire to Cape Town, rated "4" in red ink and showing good to fine "56" in Octagon (Richmond)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated partly printed entire from the Colonial Secretary's Office addressed to the Secretary to the Orphan Chambers; 1807 (28 Nov.) Official entire from Vendue Office (Office of Public Sales) to Collector of Customs, both in Cape Town; and 1823 (1 July) printed circular from the Port Office to the Deputy Colonial Secretary, Cape Town with details of arrivals and departures at Simonstown, showing circular "post office/Crown/simons town" handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 1d. black plate proof pair on unwatermarked paper, small to good margins, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2012)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 4d. blue plate proof block of four on bleute paper without watermark, good to very large margins, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2012)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 1/- black plate proof block of four on unwatermarked paper, good to large margins, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2012)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 blued paper, 1d. deep brick-red with good to large margins, crisply cancelled, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 1a, £475Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 paper deeply blued, 4d. blue rejoined pair with small margins, crisply cancelled by superb "60" Octagonal handstamp of Craddock and light triangular obliterators, fine. Collins Certificate (1981). S.G. 2Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 paper slightly blued, 4d. deep blue on slightly blued paper, good to large margins, unused with part original gum, fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). S.G. 4, £1,900.provenance:Spink Shreves, 'The Sovereign Collection', May 2008 Listed as S.G. 2 in the 'Sovereign' sale when in fact S.G. 4Purchased at this sale by Drs. Edward and Joanne Dauer.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) Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 paper slightly blued, 4d. blue with good to small margins, unusedwith small part original gum, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1989). S.G. 4a, £2,000provenance:Spink Shreves, 'The Sovereign Collection', May 2008 Purchased at this sale by Drs. Edward and Joanne Dauer.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.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1853 paper slightly blued 4d. blue with good to large margins, and 1855-63 1d. rose pair with clear to large margins, both cancelled by legible strikes of circular intaglio "post office/port elizabeth/cape of good hope" mail bag "seal" obliterator which was in use for only one day, fineprovenance:Sir Henry Tucker for 1d.pairSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-64 mainly used selection of Triangles (36) including 1855-63 1d. to 1/- with duplication particularly of 4d. with a used pair and at least sixteen other used examples, 1861 Woodblock 1d. (2, one with faults) and 4d. (2) and 1863-64 De La Rue 1d. and 1/- unused; mixed condition, some good, high catalogue valueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue1d. brick-red on cream paper, a block of four with mainly good to large margins, rather messily cancelled, creased otherwise fine. PFSA Certificate (2000). S.G. 5, £3600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue1d. rose (touched at foot) and 4d. blue (touched in places) cancelled by part Cape Town and Port Elizabeth dated ovals in red respectively, 6d. pale rose-lilac (creased and rubbed) cancelled by green triangular obliterator (B.P.A. certificate, 1990) and 6d. slate-lilac cancelled by red triangular obliterator. A nice lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue1d. rose with small to good margins, unused without gum, one tiny thin speck otherwise fine. S.G. 5a, £850Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue1d. rose pair with good to large margins, clearly cancelled by roller obliterator, fine. S.G. 5aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue4d. deep blue pair with good to large margins, lightly cancelled, very fine. SG. 6Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue4d. blue block of eight with mainly small to good margins, cancelled by triangular obliterator, pressed diagonal crease otherwise fine. S.G. 6aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue4d. blue with good margins, unused with part original gum, fine. B.P.A. (1967) and R.P.S. (2007) Certificates. S.G. 6a, £1100Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue6d. rose-lilac unofficially rouletted, a little messily cancelled, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2006) states "genuinely rouletted as far as one can say". S.G. 11, £1500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1855-63 Issue1/- deep dark green block of four with good to large margins, unused large part original gum, short unobtrusive crease at one end otherwise fine. S.G. 8b, £1800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1863-64 4d. blue triangular block of four with small to large margins, unused with large part original gum, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2015). S.G. 19a, £1300Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1863-64 6d. bright mauve corner block of eight, fine unused with large part original gum. A lovely multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 20, £3400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeIssued Stamps1863-64 6d. bright mauve with small to good margins, unused without gum, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 20, £425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1854 (12 Jan.) envelope from Grahamstown to London (address deleted), bearing 1853 slightly blued paper 4d. (2, both cut-into) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "1/-" with despatch Cape Town (16.1) and arrival (27.2) datstamps on reverse; and 1854 (1 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1853 slightly blued paper 4d. (touched at foot) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "1/-" with despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse; both carried by the General Screw Steam Shipping CompanySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s P...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1854 (May) entire from Grahamstown to England, carried by the General Screw Steam Shipping Company, bearing 1853 slightly blued paper 4d. (2) tied by bars roller cancel, showing manuscript "1/-" with, on reverse, Cape Town (20.5) and Cambridge (4.7) datestamps; a little soiled and creasedprovenance:"Table Mountain"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1854 (12 July) envelope fom Grahamstown to London and re-addressed to Newbury, carried by the General Screw Steam Shipping Company, bearing 1855-63 4d. (2) tied by triangular obliterator, showing GB 1d. red applied for redirection and, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town (17.7), London (6.9) and Newbury (7.9) datestamps. Holcombe Certificate (1985)provenance:KuyasJohnsonSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1854 (29 Aug.) envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1853 paper slightly blued 4d. pair tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "1/-" and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps; 1856 (9 Feb.) envelope from Grahamstown to London, bearing 1855-63 4d. (2, one touched at foot) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "8" and "1/-" with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town (14.2) and arrival (12.4) datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1855 (28 Jan.) and 1856 (15 Nov.) ex the same correspondence from Cape Town to Denmark, both rated "8" (deleted), "1/-", "13¼" (silbergroschen due Germany) and "18½" (Lubeck schilling due to Danish P.O., Hamburg) and showing, on reverse, straight-line "ship-letter", London and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1855 (26 Feb.) and 1856 (14 Jan.) unstamped entires from Cape Town to Batavia, Dutch East Indies, the former with red crayon "4", the latter with manuscript "36" and showing framed "zeebrief/ongerfrankeerd" h.s. in red, both with despatch c.d.s. on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1855 (Apr.) - 1856 (9 Jan.) envelopes ex the same correspondence from a town or place near Caledon to Albury, Victoria, each bearing 1855 4d. pair or singles (2), two cancelled by triangular obliterator and the last pen-cancelled, all backstamped with Caledon, Cape Town and arrival datestamps, and the first two additionally showing "ship letter/free/g.p.o. victoria" c.d.s. in red; condition a little mixed (one single 4d. with a corner cut off) though an interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Con...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1855 (1 Dec.) envelope from Grahamstown to New Zealand, bearing 1855 4d. (cut-into at foot) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "2", Auckland (25.2) and Wellington (26.3) c.d.s. with, on reverse, despatch and Cape Town (6.12) datestamps. ScarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1856-64 group of nine entires and envelopes each bearing Triangular 4d. blue including an entire to Nottingham endorsed '8' and bearing two 4d. adhesives (envelope with defects), the others sent to various local destnations including Caledon, Port Elizabeth, Grahams Town and Middleburg and in chifely good 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.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1856 (23 July) envelope (slightly soiled) from Cape Town to London, bearing 1855-63 4d. tied by triangular obliterator, showing arrival c.d.s. (4.10) alongside and despatch datestamp on reverse; 1856 (3 Oct.) envelope from Port Elizabeth to London, bearing 1855-63 4d. pair (just into on one side) tied by triangular obliterator, showing large handstruck "8d" alongside, probably applied in London, with despatch, Cape Town (6.10), Plymouth Ship Letter (14.12) and arrival (15.12) datestamps on reverse. A good pair of underpaid coversSubject to 20% VAT on B...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1856 (27 Aug.) entire from Cape Town to London bearing 1855-63 4d.; 1857 (28 May) entire from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth bearing 1855-63 4d.; 1857 (26 Aug.) unstamped entire from Cradock to Cape Town showing manuscript "4"; 1860 (20 Sept.) entire carried privately from Mauritius to Cape Town where 1855-63 4d. was applied and cancelled; and 1861 (30 Apr.) envelope from Claremont to Simonstown bearing pen-cancelled 4d. (not tied)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1857 (8 Jan.) envelope from Grahamstown to London, carried by the Lindsay Shipping Line, bearing 1855-63 4d. pair (touched in places) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "1" with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town, "cape packet/bristol" (17.3) and arrival datestamps; the envelope with some peripheral wear and soilingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1857 (13 Jan.) envelope from Grahamstown to London, bearing 1855-63 4d. (2, one with Stevenson 1B re-entry, the other cut-into) tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "1/-" with despatch, "cape packet/bristol" (17.3) and arrival datestamps; carried on the Lindsay Shipping Lineprovenance:Dale Lichtenstein< November 1989Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1857 (4 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to France, marked "Voie d'Angleterre", bearing 1855-63 4d. tied by triangular obliterator and Calais entry d.s., showing framed "g b/1f 60c" accountancy h.s. and manuscript "16" (decimes) with London and arrival datestamps on reverse; the envelope a little soiledSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1857 (Sept.) envelope from Cape Town to France, bearing 1855-63 4d. (cut-into at top right) tied by triangular obliterator, showing framed "g b/1f 60c" accountancy h.s., manuscript "8", handstruck "16" (decimes) with, on reverse, despatch, London and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1858 (2 July) envelope (flap missing) from Cape Town to South Shields, bearing 1855-63 6d. (cut-into at foot) tied by triangular obliterator, showing "3d" accountancy h.s. and London Paid (21.8) c.d.s. in red with despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse; and 1859 (16 Mar.) envelope from Cape Town to Bath, bearing 1855-63 6d. (cut-into at left) tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "3" with, on reverse, despatch, "plymouth/ship letter" (23.4) and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Te...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1858 (15 Sept.) envelope from Grahamstown to Mount Coke, bearing 1855-64 4d. blue with close to large margins, neatly tied and showing, on reverse, red despatch d.s.; and 1859 (13 Apr.) envelope from the same correspondence, bearing 1855-63 1d. pair and singles (2), all touched or just into. A nice pair of covers from British KaffrariaSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1859 (16 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1855-63 6d. deep rose-lilac with good margins, clearly tied by trangular obliterator, showing red crayon "5", London Paid arrival c.d.s. (2.6) with despatch d.s. on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1859 (16 Apr.) quadruple rate envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1855-63 1/- bright yellow-green (2, oth touched or just-into) tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "1/6" and London Paid arrival c.d.s. (2.6) with despatch datestamp on reverse; the envelope wih some light peripheral creases which also affect one 1/-Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1859 (29 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to Bridport, marked "Pr Himalaya", bearing 1855-63 6d. tied by triangular obliterator, showing London Paid c.d.s. (2.6) with despatch d.s. on reverse; and 1859 (20 Aug.) unpaid envelope (small tear at lower left) from Simonstown to Devonport, showing manuscript "1/-" and "1" with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town, "cape packet/devonport" (26.9) and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1859 (17 Dec.) entire from Craddock to Pietermaritzburg, bearing 1855-63 4d. deep blue pair neatly tied by triangular obliterator, showing arrival c.d.s. (1.2) alongside and, on reverse, despatch and two different Cape Town datestampsprovenance:SpangenthalSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1860 (21 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to Birmingham, bearing 1855-63 unofficially rouletted 6d. rose-lilac tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "5" and London Paid c.d.s. (25.5) with despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse. A rare stamp on coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1860 (2 June) envelope from Grahamstown to King Williams Town, bearing 1855-63 6d. pale-rose-lilac with good to large margins, clearly tied and showing despatch d.s. on reverse; and 1862 front and part back from Heidelberg to Cape Town, bearing 1855-63 6d. deep rose-lilac (touched at foot) tied by triangular obliteratorNote: From 1 January 1858, prepayment of postage became compulsory. Unpaid letters were to be returned to the sender at their expense. There are no posta lmarkings to show whether the sender or the recipient paid the 6d.Subject to 20% VA...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1860 (25 Oct.) double rate entire from Grahamstown to Cape Town, bearing 1853 slightly blued paper 4d. blue pair with small to large margins, neatly tied roller cancel and showing despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse; part reverse torn away and reduced non-contemporary ink notation on face panelSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1861 (21 Jan.) envelope from Cape Town to Spain, bearing 1855-63 1/- bright yellow-green (lifted and replaced) tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "11", London Pai transit c.d.s. (4.3), blue "franco" h.s. with despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse; the envelope has been cleaned and heavy staining reduced. Also 1861 (20 Dec.) unstamped entire to Spain, carried privately to London where it was put in the post by forwarding agents, J.R. Thomson & Co (27.1.62), rated "1/-", showing oval-framed "pd", "franco" h.s. and London and arrival...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1861 (Mar.) envelope from Port Elizabeth to Umsundugi, bearing 1855-63 6d. deep rose-lilac (touched at lower right) and showing despatch d.s. on reverse; and 1862 (17 Aug.) double rate envelope from Algoa Bay to Durban, bearing 1855-63 6d. pale rose-lilac pair (cut-into) and showing unclear red datestamp on reverse. A good pair of covers illustrating the overland route to Natal through the Orange Free StateSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1861 (June) envelope from Grahamstown to Saul Solomon (printers of "Woodblocks") at Cape Town, bearing 1855-63 4d. deep blue with small to good margins, neatly tied by roller obliterator and showing, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps.provenance:Sir Henry Tucker, November 1979Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1862 (22 Feb.) envelope registered from Cape Town to London, bearing 1855-63 1/- bright yellow-green (close to large margins, tip of lower left corner clipped) tied by triangular obliterator, showing oval Registered London d.s. (31.3) with despatch c.d.s. on reverse, both in red; the envelope a touch soiledSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1862 (21 Apr.) envelope from Cape Town to Philadelphia, bearing 1855-63 4d. pair (one corner torn away prior to use) and 6d. (touched in places, both tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "1/1", London Paid transit c.d.s. (31.5) and Philadelphia Br. Packet c.d.s. (additionally tying the 4d. pair) with despatch datestamp on reverse. P.F. Certificate (1987)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1862 (20 June) envelope from Cape Town to Newbury, bearing an improper use of GB 6d. cancelled on arrival in London, showing manuscript "1/-" and, on reverse, despatch, London (1.8) and arrival datetamps; the envelope with some peripheral wearSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1862 (19 July) OHMS (deleted) envelope from Grahamstown to Jersey, bearing 1855-63 6d. rose-lilac tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "5", "paid/devonport/cape packet" (26.9) and London c.d.s. with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town and arrival (29.9) datestamps; the envelope with some peripheral creasingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1863 (10 Apr.) envelope from Glenlynden to Dundee, bearing 1855-63 6d. pale lilac-rose with close to large margins, tied by triangular obliterator, showing light despatch d.s. in red (earliest known use), "cape packet/devonport" c.d.s. (30.5.), manuscript "6 more to pay" (deleted) and "1/6" with, on reverse, Cape Town (16.4) and arrival (1.6) datestamps; the envelope with some age spottingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1863 (21 May) envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1863 1/- bright emerald-green with clear to large margins, tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "11" and arrival c.d.s. (23.6) with despatch datestamp on reverse. Holcombe Certificate (1987)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1863 (20 Aug.) envelope from Cape Town to London, bearing 1855-63 1/- deep dark green (touched on two sides), tied by triangular obliterator and showing arrival c.d.s. (26.9) with despatch datestamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1863 (21 Oct.) unstamped entire from Cape Town to Bordeaux, showing fine framed "g.b./1f 60c" accountancy h.s., handstruck "8" (decimes), Calais entry d.s. and, on reverse, despatch, London (23.11) and arrival datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1864 (3 May) unstamped envelope from Cape Town and 1865 (8 Mar.) unstamped entire letter from Paarl, both addressed to Holland, rated "2/6", "2" and with Dutch due marking, both with despatch, London and arrival datestamps on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1864 (13 June) envelope (flap missing) from King Williams Town to Montreal, bearing 1855-63 1/- bright yellow-green (just into at foot) tied by triangular obliterator, showing red crayon "11", manuscript "6d", "7" (deleted) and "15" with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town (20.6), London (22.7) and arrival (7.8) datestamps. A very scarce destinationSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1864 (18 June) entire from Somerset East to Scotland, marked "Per Steamer Eastern Province", bearing 1855-63 4d. tied by triangular obliterator and showing manuscript "2"; and 1864 (24 Oct.) entire from Cape Town to Norfolk, marked "per Eastern Province", bearing 1864 4d. tied by Barred Numeral "1"; both were carried by the Diamond Line Shipping Company on the first and second voyage return legs respectively. A nice pair of coversSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1865 (7May) entire from Graaff-Reinet to Cape Town, bearing fine 1863-64 4d. steel-blue with good to large margins, neatly tied by triangular obliterator with handstruck "1d" alongside, showing arrival c.d.s. with red despatch datestamp on reverse; stamp with marginal tear clear of design at apexprovenance:Sir Maxwell Joseph, October 1982"Bonaventure", September 1993Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1865 (Aug.) envelope from Bedford to Scotland, bearing 1855-63 1d. pair and 4d. tied by triangular obliterator, showing despatch and London Paid (16.9) datestamps in red with, on reverse, Cape Town and Peebles c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsConsignee Mail1859 (17 May) entire letter from London to Cape Town, headed "Consignee's Letter p William Tucker", marked "with small packet of samples" at lower left and showing, on reverse, red Cape Town arrival c.d.s. (11.8). Most unusualSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsConvict Mail1864 (31 Jan.) entire letter to Beaufort West marked "Convict Letter" in red ink at right, posted at Knysna and showing legible despatch d.s. in red at lower right, fineNote: The letter was apparently handed in to the prison authorities and mailed by them. It was treated as official mail.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsForwarding Agents1860 (12 Apr.) entire letter from Cape Town to London, bearing GB 1d. red applied and cancelled in London, and 1861 (20 Dec.) unstamped entire letter from Cape Town to Cadiz, showing Lombard Street Paid transit c.d.s. (27.1), oval-framed "pd", "franco" h.s. and arrival c.d.s. (2.2), the last two in blue; both letters sent by Thompson, Watson & Co. (forwarding agents) and showing blue "forwarded by/j.r. thompson & co/london" double-lined oval cachet (on the reverse of the latter cover), their agents in Londonprovenance:"Table Mountain",...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsForwarding Agents1861 unstamped envelope (with letter) from Cape Town to USA, showing "new york ship letter/6" c.d.s. partly overstruck by handstruck "12" and, on reverse, two strikes of oval "forwarded by/g.s. holmes & co/cape of good hope" cachet; the envelope with some peripheral wearSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsForwarding Agents1862 envelope from England? to Cape Town, marked "Care of Hamilton, Ross & Co", put into the post on arrival with 1855-63 1d. (cut-into and lightly stained), tied by triangular obliterator and showing, on reverse, red Cape Town datestamp (20.2). Most unusualSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsForwarding Agents1864 (28 Feb.) unstamped entire letter from Cape Town to Mauritius, showing very fine oval-framed "forwarded by/w. anderson, saxon & co/merchants & agents,/cape of good hope", "6d/to pay" and unframed "Late Received" h.s. in red with arrival c.d.s. (14.3); some slight ink-etching to address panel. The only recorded example of the cachetSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsInstructional Markings1855 (6 Nov.) entire from Grahamstown to Bristol, bearing 1855-63 4d. pair tied by triangular obliterator, showing manuscript "8" and "Too Late" with, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town (12.11), London (18.1.60) and arrival (18.1) datestamps. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsInstructional Markings1861 (3 Aug.) entire from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, bearing 1855-63 4d. blue (touched at foot) clearly tied by triangular obliterator, showing fine unframed "too late" handstamp (Goldblatt Type SP8) with red despatch and arrival datestamps on reverse. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsLocal Post1862 entire (no side flaps) from England to Port Elizabeth, marked "p Rose", put into the post on arrival showing manuscript "1" and bearing 1855-63 1d. (touched at lower left) tied by triangular obliterator and with red datestamp (21.4) on reverse; and 1864 (4 Jan.) locally addressed Port Elizabeth wrapper, bearing 1855-63 1d. (touched at foot) tied by triangular obliterator and showing part red datestamp on reverse. PFSA Certificate (1991) for latterSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsLocal Post1863 (1 Oct.) envelope addressed to Somerset Road, bearing 1855-63 1d. tied by rather heavy triangular obliterator and showing red Cape Town datestamp on reverse; and 1865 envelope addressed to the Surveyor General's Office, bearing 1855-63 1d. (touched in places and with a small corner crease) tied by Barred Numeral "1" and showing legible Cape Town c.d.s. alongside. Holcombe Certificate (1995) for latterSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsLocal Post1864 (1 Mar.) entire addressed to Salt River, bearing 1855-63 1d. with close to large margins, tied by triangular obliterator and showing red Cape Town datestamp on reverse. ScarceNote: The privilege rate of 1d. per ½ ounce was extended to letters between Cape Town and the surrounding area on 1 February 1864.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1850 soldier's entire to London, headed "From Private John Sullivan 1st Battalion 8th Foot", countersigned by Commanding Officer, rated "4" (deleted) and "2" and showing, on reverse, step-type "ship letter/portsmouth" in blue overstruck by London barred numeral with red arrival c.d.s. alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1855 envelope from King Williams Town (British Kaffraria) to London, headed "From No 2822 S. Doyle 45 Regiment", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing 1855 slightly blued paper 1d. clearly tied by triangular obliterator, showing handstruck "2" and, on reverse, despatch, Cape Town (15.12) and boxed Liverpool Ship (8.3.56) datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1855 entire letters (2) from the same correspondence to Ireland, comprising (1 Aug.) from Vryburg headed "From No 2761 Pte Richard Ryan 2nd Batt 60th Rifles", countersigned by Commanding Officer, showing red ink "1" and handstruck "2" with Grahamstown transit d.s. on reverse, the second (19 Nov.) similarly headed and countersigned, bearing 1853 lightly blued 1d. (cut-into in places) clearly tied by triangular obliterator, showing handstruck "2" with, on reverse, Grahamstown (27.11), Cape Town (1.2) and arrival datestamps. A fine pair of so...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1856 (12 Sept.) Officer's envelope (flap missing) from Cape Town to an officer in the 11th Regiment at Sydney, bearing 1855 4d. (cut-into at foot) tied by triangular obliterator and showing, on reverse, despatch, "ship letter/g.p.o.victoria" (12.11) and "ship letter/sydney" (13.11) datestamps; the envelope slightly soiledSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1857 entire letter from Chumie Post (docketed), British Kaffraria, to London, headed "From No 2822 Co Segt S. Doyle 45 Regiment", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing 1855 deeply blued paper 1d. (touched or just-into in places) clearly tied by triangular obliterator, showing "soldiers & seamans letter/by ship" handstamp with, on reverse, Grahams Town (2.6), Cape Town (6.6) and arrival (6.8) datestamps in red; the entire with some small age spots. Rare. Holcombe Certificate (1985)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more infor...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1857 (28 Aug.) Officer's mourning envelope to an officer in the 82nd Regiment in India, carried by the Lindsay Shipping Line, marked "Per Steamer Armenian", bearing 1853 blued paper 1d. deep brick-red pair (on reverse; cut-into) and 1855-63 4d. (cut-into at left), both tied by triangular obliterator and showing, on reverse, despatch and "calcutta/steam letter datestampsprovenance:"Maximus", September, 1989Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1863 sailor's envelope to London, marked "From M. Parrott, H.M.S. Orestes", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing GB 1d. cancelled "B16"? and showing, on reverse, light arrival c.d.s. (10.9); the face panel with some pinholesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsMilitary Mail1863 sailor's envelope to the Isle of Wight, headed "James Moris Seaman, H.M.S. Narcissus, Simons Bay Cape G. Hope", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing GB 1d. tied by unclear numeral obliterator, showing light "paid/devonport/cape packet" c.d.s. (25.9) in red alongside and, on reverse, London and arrival c.d.s.; the envelope a little soiledprovenance:Bill HartSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsNewspaper1865 (11 Feb.) "cape town, monthly trade and shipping report" to Holland and redirected locally, bearing 1855-63 1d. (cut-into) tied by indistinct cancel and showing red Dutch datestamps; some staining and filing creases. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsOfficial Mail1859 (11 Nov.) entire letter from Humans-Dorp to Cape Town, headed "On Her Majesty's Service" at top, marked "Money Letter" and showing, on reverse, despatch and arrival (14.11) datestamps in red; the contents also showing a superb strike of the Humans-Dorp datestamp. Most unusualSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsOfficial Mail1860 entire from the Deputy Postmaster at Gorgeda (marked at lower left) to Cape Town, headed "On Her Majesty's Service" at top and showing, on reverse, Hopedale (8.11 - earliest known date) and arrival (10.11) datestamps in redSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsOfficial Mail1865 (13 July) entire from Queenstown to Cape Town, marked "On Post Service" and signed by Post Contractor at lower left, showing arrival c.d.s. (24.7) with, on reverse, fine despatch d.s. in red (latest recorded date), fineNote: Postal contractors were private concerns that picked up and delivered mails between post offices on a regular schedule. Postal contractors were obligated to collect the mail from intermediate post offices and deliver it to those on the main route. They also had to provide a suitable post cart, driver, guard and wa...

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsPostage Due1855 (28 Oct.) entire from Richmond to Graaf-Reinet, marked "in Dienst", showing handstruck "d6" (postage due) since the "in Dienst" had no validity and, on reverse, despatch d.s. in black; repaired vertical tear through face panel. The only known example of this handstampSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsPostage Due1857 (14 June) small entire letter from Hopefield to Cape Town, sent unpaid and showing manuscript "6" (postage due) with, on reverse, despatch (earliest known use) and arrival (18.6) datestamps in redSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsPostage Due1860 (3 Nov.) envelope from Cape Town to Murraysburg and redirected to Richmond, showing manuscript "4d"; 1861 (6 July) envelope from Cape Town to Beaufort and redirected to Murraysburg, showing manuscript "To pay 4d"; and 1861 (2 Oct.) envelope from Craddock to Burghersdorp and redirected to Aliwal North, showing "To Pay" h.s with, manuscript "4d" alongside; all bearing 1855-63 4d.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and CancellationsTransit Mail1854 (2 Sept.) envelope from London to Durban, bearing Embossed 1/- (cut-to-shape) centrally cancelled, showing handstruck "4d" with light arrival c.d.s. in blue alongside and, on reverse, despatch and Cape Town (6.11) datestamps, both in redprovenance:Bill HartSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1907 (March.) 5/- salmon and green, variety dented frame, cancelled by part 'georgetown' c.d.s., fine used and one of only nineteen possible. S.G. 16a, £6,000provenance:James PodgerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) ½d. on 5/- salmon and green horizontal pair used on piece, cancelled by 1907 (26th November) Georgetown c.d.s., possibly first day usage. Insignificant tear to piece, not affecting stamps. R.P.S. Certificate (2002). S.G. 18, £900provenance:James PodgerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1939-45, a valuable censor collection (24 items), well written-up on display pages including types CM3 (3) CL1A (Georgetown Boddentown and Cayman Brac) CL1B (Georgetown and Boddentown) CH1 (2) CH4 (3) CH5 (4 one with a second strike on the label in the manner of CH6-7), CH6 (5, one with handstamp on label omitted) and CH7. Oneeach to Jamaica, Canada and Australia, otherwise to USA or UK. Mixed condition though some fine.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Ceylon1857- 1970 mint and used collection on album pages including 1857-59 1d. blue mint and used (also a mint pair), 9d., 10d., 1/-, 1/9d, 2/- all used, 1858 ½d dull mauve mint and used, 1861-64 issues to 2/- mint, 1863-66 to 2/-, 1872-80 set of eleven mint, 1885 surcharges, most sets complete to 1970; chiefly fine with high catalogue value and worthy of close inspectionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1857-59 imperf. 2d. (2 shades), 10d. (2 shades), unused without gum, mostly margins all round, some faults but fair to good appearanceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1857-64, ½d. dull mauve horizontal strip of four from the right of the sheet, large part original gum, second stamp unmounted, a few minor thins and gum wrinkles, otherwise a fine and attractive multiple. S.G. 17, £800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1858 no watermark, imperf. ½d. dull mauve and 1864 perf. 12½ ½d. dull mauve (2), each with part original gum. S.G. 17-18, £650Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1861-1953 balance of mainly mint collection written-up on album pages including 1861-64 1d. dull blue, 5d. chestnut, 9d. deep brown and 1/- slate-violet (2), 1863-66 with 2d. grey-green pair, 2d. emerald, 4d. rose, 8d. reddish brown, 1867 with 2d. shades (3), 4d. (2), 6d. (2), 8d., 10d. (2) and 1/- (3), 1885 Surcharges, 1893-99 to 2r.50c., 1899-1900 set to 2r.25c., 1903-05 set to 2r.25c., 1910-11 set to 10r., War Stamps, 1935-36 including 2c. block of fourteen perf. 14 and 3c. blocks of four and twenty-four perf. 14, 1938-49 with perf. varieties and 5c. complete sheet of sixty with varie...

Ceylon1866 5d. grey-olive with watermark reversed, unused with part original gum; some light tone spots to reverse and irregular perfs at foot; scarce. S.G. 54ax, £1,600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1867-1904 selection of Official stamps on album pages comprising 1869 8d. chocolate and 1d. blue, 1895 2c. to 1r.12c. (no 3c.), 1899-1900 set to 75c. (2 of the 2c.) and 1903-04 set to 30c. (2 of the 5c.), chiefly fine and large part original gum. S.G. O3, O6, O11-O27, £550+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1869 6d. deep brown, block of four with part original gum; signed A. Diena. S.G. 67, £560+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1904-05 MCA 2c. to 2r.25 set of twelve, each in corner marginal horizontal pair with plate number ( 1r. marginal from the top of the sheet without plate number), also 5c. chalky paper mounted in the margin only; fine. S.G. 277-288Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1912-25 MCA specialised mint group on album pages including the set to 20r. with large part original gum and most values to 10r. in corner marginal horizontal pairs with plate number '1', also watermark varieties, some listed shades, 2r. black and red on orange-buff corner marginal block of four with plate number '1' and 10r. with plate number '13' in upper margin; a chiefly fine group. S.G. 301-319, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1921-32 Script mint selection on album pages with the set to 20r. with large part original gum, watermark varieties, a few overprinted "specimen", 50c. corner marginal block of four with plate number '23' etc. chiefly fine. S.G. 338-357, £600+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1927-29 Script 1r. to 20r. set of five, the 1r, 2r. 5r. and 10r. unmounted mint marginal examples each from the left of the sheet, the 20r. lightly mounted mint. S.G. 363-367, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1938 (25 Apr.) 50c. black and mauve perforated 13 x 13½, lightly mounted off-white gum; scarce. S.G. 394a, £450Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1937 (23 Feb.) envelope franked Edward VIII 1d. and 1d. diagonal bisect, Ville du Roi cancellation; fine, Also a similarly franked and cancelled cover but dated 16 March; 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, CoversA collection of covers/cards (60), thirty with ½d. values only, two showing "1d/to pay/409" handstamp, nineteen with ordinary 1d. (a couple in combination with other values), eleven and two Cider Control fronts with chalky 1d., largely philatelic 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. pale yellow-green, imperforate horizontal pairs with a single row of roulettes at centre of each and vertical marginal pairs (2) with roulettes between misplaced; the first two signed Rommerskirchen; unmounted mint, fine and an unusual group. S.G. 1 vars.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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, imperforate block of eight (4x2) from the foot of the sheet with imprint of the 10th. printing; unmounted mint, some small stains. S.G. 2c.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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, imperforate block of four from the foot of the sheet with imprint of the 10th. printing; the lower pair creased, tiny stains, fine. S.G. 2cSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, imperforate block of four from the foot of the sheet with imprint of the 10th. printing; unmounted mint, the lower pair with slight crease. S.G. 2cSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, imperforate block of four; unmounted mint, fine. S,G. 2c, £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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, imperforate block of four, unmounted mint, tiny stain, fine. S.G. 2c., £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) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, five vertical and five horizontal imperforate pairs, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2c, £2,000Subject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red imperforate horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet with full 10th. printing imprint, unmounted mint; small stains, fine. S.G. 2c, £200+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. red, seven singles (5 are marginal), horizontal and vertical pairs, all imperforate, shades; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2cSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps2½d. blue, three singles (one used) cut imperforate due to being badly rouletted, and vertical pairs and singles (5, four marginal mint and one used) all showing misplaced roulettes to varying degrees, 1944 (12 April) Greville envelopes (3) registered locally, each bearing a vertical pair with central roulettes misplaced 5mm. to the foot, a first day cover with roulettes misplaced vertically at left and two other first day covers; chiefly fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inform...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1943 (4 Sept.) envelope registered locally franked Arms ½d., 1d. vertical pair from the left of the sheet, variety imperforate between and 1940 Centenary 3d., neat c.d.s. cancellations; fine and rare. S.G. 3e, £950 mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Channel IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1943 (19 Oct.) Baker envelope registered locally, bearing ½d. pale yellow-green, from the top of the sheet, variety imperforate between stamp and margin, additionally franked 1d. Arms (2, on Banknote paper) and 1940 Centenary 3d.; neatly cancelled, fine and a rare variety on coverSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (22 March) envelope registered to Jersey franked 1d. Arms imperforate block of four and George VI 1½d. to make the 5½d. registered rare, Jersey cancellations; 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (20 and 25 Sept.) Gentil covers registered locally, the first franked 1d. imperforate single from the foot of the sheet, Jersey Views 2½d. and 1940 Centenary 2d., the second franked Arms 1d. imperforate vertical pair from the left of the sheet, Jersey Arms 2d. and George VI 1½d., Jersey cancellations; 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1944 (25 and 27 Sept.) Le Gentil envelopes registered from Jersey, one bearing 1d. red, 10th. printing vertical pair from the right of the sheet, the other bearing 1d. single from the upper left corner of the sheet, each variety imperforate and used in combination with Views and George VI values to make the 5½d. registration rate, all neatly cancelled with 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 IslandsGuernsey1940-41 Arms Issue, Covers1945 (23 April) long envelope franked Arms ½d., 1d. and 2½d. blocks of four (the 1d. block imperforate), Guernsey cancellations and with Guernsey 7 registration etiquette (7 deleted in manuscript); stains but 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 IslandsGuernseyFeldpostA collection of covers/cards (12) and large pieces (2) to Guernsey, one in 1940 via Lisbon with a part strike of the "detained in france/during german/occupation." handstamp (stamp probably ton away), "inadmis" handstamp and German censor tape, nine unstamped with eight showing various Feldpost datestamps, three from Germany with Hindenburg values and two from Creil and Isere in France with Kriegsmarine cachets apparently applied on arrival; the large pieces with faults though an interesting lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buye...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1940-41 twenty-eight cover or cards and several pieces mostly bearing George VI 1937-47 2d. bisects, mostly philatelic and several fantasy frankings; chiefly 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1940-41 ten covers, a cards and several pieces, each bearing 1937-47 2d. diagonal bisect, philatelic frankings; chiefly 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1940-41 selection of 41 covers or cards, two fronts and several pieces, each franked 1940 Centenary 2d. diagonal bisect, several with other values, all commercial or apparently commercial usages, including wrapper with framed violet 1d. Postage Due cachet, 1941 (7 April) cover used 2 Months after the valid use of bisects, also front to Paris franked Centenary ½d., 1½d. and 1d. diagonal bisect with straight line Cherbourg cancellations, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

(x) Channel IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1940-41 thirty-six covers or cards and two pieces, all bearing 1940 Centenary 2d. diagonal bisects, all philatelic frankings, including seven registered or express, fantasy frankings, multiple and mixed frankings, chiefly 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1940-41 twelve covers of cards bearing 2d. diagonal bisects, seven are the 1924-26 issue, including one dated 22 Dec. 1941, uncancelled and endorsed "Inadmissible", another unaddressed endorsed "Too Late", another additionally franked ½d., P.U.C. ½d. and local 1d., four franked 1934-36 issue, including two additionally franked ½d. and local 1d.; 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1941 thirty-nine covers or cards, chiefly bearing 1940 Centenary 2d. diagonal bisect in combination with local issue 1d., commercial, philatelic and fantasy frankings, four registered, also cover to Jersey franked Centenary 2½d. and local 1d. (poor), combinations of the two main Islands, etc., 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1941 cover and four cards, all bearing bisected issues and with forged cancellations (four with R.P.S. Certificates 1987); unusualFSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1941 (8 Feb.) 4½d. registered postal stationery envelope, additionally franked 1940 Centenary 2d. diagonal bisect; a little roughly opened at topSubject to 5% 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1941 (18 Feb.), five covers (four are registered) nearing 1937-47 2d. diagonal bisect and local issue 1d. (with three imprint blocks), also cover bearing 1937-47 2d. bisect and local issue 2½d.; 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 IslandsGuernseyWar Time Covers1941 (5 July), envelope to Bordeaux franked Germany Hindenburg 5pf. and 20pf. each pen-cancelled. with enclosure from "Post Office Guernsey" mentioning that the use of bisected stamps ceased of 22 Feb. and that the locally printed stamps are available, Bordeaux arrival on the 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs½d. black, toned paper, block of four from the upper left corner of the sheet, 1d. black on thick card, block of four from the right of the sheet; fine and 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs½d. black, horizontal pair on toned wove paper, ½d. black, vertical pair on white wove paper; without gum; 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs1d. black and 1d. grey-black, horizontal pairs on thick card; 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Plate Proofs1d. black, block of four from the lower right corner of the sheet on thick card; 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. green imperforate between vertical pair, slightly disturbed large part original gum; fine and rare. S.G. 1a, £900Subject to 5% 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. green imperforate block of four, unmounted mint; gum wrinkles or creases, fine. S,G. 1c, £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.

(x) Channel IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps½d. green, two imperforate singles tied by wavy lines cancellation to long local envelope dated 29 Jan. 1941; some faults but good appearance and very rare. S.G. 1cSubject to 5% 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. green, block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet with current number "3197", variety imperforate between stamps and margin at top; unmounted mint, hinged in the margin only, fine. S.G. 1 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 IslandsJersey1941-43 Arms Issue, Issued Stamps1d. scarlet, horizontal row of six, imperforate vertically between the fourth and fifth stamps, the variety pair very lightly hinged; fine and rare. S.G. 2b, £800++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, imperforate between vertical pair; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2b, £800Subject to 5% 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. pale scarlet, imperforate between horizontal pair, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 2b, £800Subject to 5% 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 blocks of six and a strip of three with imprint, three upper right corner pairs and three singles with current numbers, pair and seven singles, fresh mint with many unmounted S.G. 2d, £1,870Subject to 5% 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, Covers1944 (29 June) envelope franked 2d. and 2d. diagonal bisect, another envelope of the same date franked 2d. and Arms 1d. diagonal bisect, 1944 (30 June) envelope franked ½d., 2d., 1d. diagonal bisect, 1944 (28 Aug.) envelope franked ½d., 1d. and 2½d. diagonal bisect; 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, Covers1944 (30 June), envelope franked ½d. (2) and 3d. diagonal bisect, 1944 (28 Aug.) envelope franked 2½d. diagonal bisect and 1d. Arms (2), 1945 (15 Jan.) envelope franked 1½d., 2d. and 2½d. each diagonally bisected; 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 IslandsSark1903-39 collection of covers and cards (140+) in a blue album, including three telegrams with single ring datestamps, envelopes with Hotel imprints, 1933 and 1935 cards written by the Dame at Christmas, 1936 to Jersey underfranked at 1d. and charged 1d. Postage Due, 1936 written from a cottage on Little Sark, 1945 envelopes (4) bearing between them the Views set, etc., chiefly food 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 IslandsSarkWar Time Covers1940-41 twelve covers and three pieces, including six "Evans" covers to Guernsey with a variety of frankings, 1941 local cover franked Centenary 2d. diagonal bisect (2), local 1d. strip of four, three incoming covers, etc., 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 IslandsSarkWar Time Covers1942-43 five Red Cross forms to Nellie Toplis at Maison Rouge, Sark, a variety of cachets and Censor marks; 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 IslandsPostcardsIsles Chausey (French Channel Islands)Collection (500+, some used), a wide range of views with coastal scenes, buildings, chapel, boats/mailboats, etc., cachets including Archipel, Hotel Des Isles, Hotel Des Isles, Hotel Du Fort, Hotel Moulin, etc.; minor duplication in places, and collection (c. 200) of Mont St. Michel offering a wide range of views, some used; 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 IslandsPostcardsSarkA 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...

ChileSelection of first type 5c. (59) and 10c. (22), mostly used, including shades, printings, watermarks, mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

China1897 Large $1 on 3c. red revenue, large part original gum; fine and rare. S.G. 90Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

China1912 Statistical Department "Republic of China" ½c. brown with overprint inverted, 2c. green with heavy overprint, large part original gum; fine. Also 1903-04 Foochow provisional 1c. on half 2c. on piece; fine. S.G. 134, 192b, 194Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ChinaSelection of covers and cards (13), including censored, airmails, etc., also 1944 War Refugees miniature sheet mint and Taiwan 1954 Silo Bridge imperforate set in folder (folder cover creased and with stain spot); fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesVarious in six albums or stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including Australia, Gibraltar, Omnibus issues with 1974 Churchill, 1974 U.P.U., 1977 Silver Jubilee, Literature with "The Queens Stamps" by Courtney, etc., mixed conditionAdditional video is available for this lot, please see the link at the auction/viewing information.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesForeign selection on stockpages, over 400 stamps, including Denmark, France, Great Britain, Japan, Russia 1857 1k. postal stationery envelope, United States 1870-71 12c. on piece, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesCollection in album, stockbooks, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Austria first day covers, Bhutan three dimensionals, Czechoslovakia, Poland, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesBirds: Collection housed in five albums or stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including Australia, Falkland Islands 1960 set, French Southern and Antarctic Territory 1956-60 Air 50f., 100f., Great Britain, etc., sets and part sets, miniature sheets, booklets, mixed conditionAdditional video is available for this lot, please see the link at the auction/viewing information.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn All World accumulation housed in a carton including Great Britain with QV and EDVII high values to 5/- used, Australia Second World War Campaign mail in two ring binders, various older albums and album pages filled to varying degrees, Cape of Good Hope, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Malta, U.S.A., covers and F.D.C's, 1937 Coronation album, loose in packets, a large quantity cut off envelopes etc. A huge range worthy of closer inspection. Sold in Aid of "Action on Hearing Loss"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Collections and RangesA group of pre-stamp entire letters (4) comprising 1797 (15 Aug.) entire from Nevis sent privately to Tortola, Virgin Islands and then onto Madeira with 'tortola' single line handstamp, 1819 entire from Tobago to Worcestershire with 'deal/ship letter' two-line handstamp, 1833 (Apr.) entire from Dundee to Halifax, Nova Scotia, and 1847 (22 Mar.) from St. Kitts to London; 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.

Collections and RangesAn all world selection in two stockbooks, cover album, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Belgium, Danzig 1920 Air set (60+ cancelled sets), Egypt, Germany with Allied Occupations, East Germany 1952 Portraits 2pf. to 84pf. (18 mint/unused sets), Iraq 1949 U.P.U. (8 sets), Lebanon 1949 U.P.U. Postage and Air (8 sets in blocks of four), Palestine, Post Offices in the Turkish Empire, Spain with Civil War covers, Syria 1949 U.P.U. Postage and Air (8 sets in blocks of four), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information pleas...

Collections and RangesDuplicated, mostly mint selection in a red stockbook, including Aden Seiyun 1942 set in blocks of four, Qu'Aiti State in Hadhramaut 1943-46 set in blocks of 4, British Virgin Islands, Cyprus 1938-51 £1, 1955-60 £1 (3), Dominica, Falkland Islands Dependencies, Gambia 1953-59 set, Gibraltar 1938-51 £1 (3), Jamaica, Leeward Islands 1954 set with additional 48c. Loop flaw, Northern Rhodesia 1938-52 set, 1932 ½d. to 20/- (10 sets with blocks of four), St. Vincent, Singapore 1955-59 $5, South Africa 1954 to 10/- (3), Tristan da Cunha 1954 set on cover, etc., chiefly good to fi...

Collections and RangesCommonwealth selection on stockpages, packets and loose, including Bahrain 1948 Wedding 15r. on £1 block of four, 1950-55 10r. on 10/- block of four, British Antarctic Territory with 1963 original set of 15 on cover, British Occupation of Italian Colonies, Brunei, Falkland Islands and Dependencies, Hong Kong 1938-52 $2 reddish violet and scarlet, $5 green and violet, Kuwait 1948 Wedding 15r. on £1, New Hebrides, Northern Rhodesia, Pakistan, Omnibus issues, Revenues, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Co...

Collections and Ranges1949 Anniversary of the U.P.U blue souvenir album, largely complete unmounted mint including Portuguese Colonies Macao 32a. purple, Timor 16a. yellow-brown, Germany Allied Occupation 30pf. ultramarine and the scarce West Germany set of seven to 2dm., very fine conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world selection in album, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Algeria, Dominican Republic, France, Great Britain, India, Russia, Spain, United States, Yugoslavia, Thematics with 1949 U.P.U., covers, cards and first day covers, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesSelection on stockpage and loose, including Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Bermuda, Belgian Congo, Canada, China, Danish West Indies 1903 4c. diagonal bisect on cover, French Colonies, Great Britain, Japan, Luxembourg, Newfoundland, Rhodesia, Russia, Sierra Leone, Switzerland 1854-62 15r. on entire, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA valuable Foreign countries selection in a damaged brown stockbook, including Afghanistan, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ethiopia 1947 Air $2 on 60c. (4), Guatemala, Honduras, Liberia, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela, etc., unmounted mint, part original gum and used, mixed condition. A useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA huge mint and used All World accumulation in albums and stockbooks housed in a carton including several albums of mint and used British Empire with part sets and some better values seen, a few World albums with Austria, Belgium, China, France and French Colonies, Germany and German Colonies etc. A large amount of Russia with some earlier issues, mint blocks and part sheets from 1940's, miniature sheets and later sets used, Spain on album pages and in a couple of older albums with some mint sets and part sheets, earlier issues both mint and used etc.Additional video is...

(x) Collections and RangesA British Commonwealth mint and used accumulation in albums, stockbooks, Hagner pages, loose in packets etc. housed in two large boxes with emphasis on King George VI including Ascension, Bahamas, Canada, Falkland Islands with 1938 set to £1 mint (2) and 1952 set to £1, Falkland Dependencies, Grenada, Hong Kong, K.U.T. with 1938 values to £1, Leeward Islands 1938 set to £1, Mauritius, Newfoundland, Nyasaland with 1938 set to £1, St. Lucia etc. also a large number of covers with F.D.C.'s, complete and part sheets, several albums with duplicated mainly used sets and par...

(x) Collections and RangesA predominantly King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II mint and used accumulation in nine albums, on sheets, on Hagner sheets and loose etc. including two Stanley Gibbons KGVI red albums partially completed to varying degrees and also mint Bermuda with GV key types to 5/- and KGVI key types to £1 (9) and 2/-, 2/6d. and 5/- blocks of four etc., Falkland Islands 1938 set to £1 (2), Gibraltar 1938 set to £1, India 1948 set to 10r. mint, 1937 Coronation set on cover from various colonies in an album (50+ covers), Northern Rhodesia 1938 set to 20/- mint, Nyasaland 1946 Vict...

Collections and RangesForeign countries mint and used selection on stockcards, including Austria 1933 F.I.S., Egypt 1938 Birthday £E1, Hungary, Iraq, Italy and States (with many forgeries) with 1901 40c., 50c. (3), 1905 15c. on 20c. pair, 1945-48 100L. (2), 1949 E.R.P., Luxembourg 1949 Duchess Charlotte miniature sheet, 1950 Orphans, 1951 United Europe, 1952 Centilux, 1957 Europa, Monaco 1933-39 20f., 1955-58 Air 1000f. perf. 13, Netherlands 1852 15c. (5 with a pair), 1891-94 with values to 1g., 1893-98 2g. 50, Norway 1855 4s., Russia 1933 Stratosphere set mint and used, Spain, Sweden, Vatica...

Collections and RangesA group of Great Britain in four albums and binders including 1840 1d. black plate 3 with small to good margins cancelled by red MC, 2d. blue with small to large marigins cancelled by black MC, 1855-57 wmk emblems 1/- used, 1862-64 3d., 9d. (with faults) and 1/- used, 1867-80 wmk. spray 9d. with reperforated wing margin, 10d. and 2/- brown (reperforated) used, 1867-83 5/- and 10/- (various faults) used, 1873-80 4d. vermilion plate 15 used, 1883-84 wmk imperial crown set to 1/- used, 1902-10 used set including 2/6d., 5/-, 10/- and £1, apparently 1913 Seahorses up to £1 gre...

Collections and RangesAn all world selection in two stockbooks, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Aden, Andorra, Austria, Barbados 1916-10 3/-, Belgium, British Guiana 1931 Centenary set, British Solomon Islands 1914-23 £1 (used), Cape of Good Hope, Mafeking, Ceylon, Dominica 1908-20 5/- (2), Dubai, Falkland Islands, Italy, Gibraltar1938-51 £1 on registered cover to Argentina with other values, Great Britain Propaganda forgery of 1935 Silver Jubilee ½d. (2), Kuwait, Liberia, Luxembourg, Monaco, Morocco Agencies 1948 Wedding 45p. on £1 on cover, Norway, Pakistan, Rhodesia 1892...

(x) Collections and Ranges1871-1958 British Pacific mint collection on album pages including Fiji with 1903, 1906-12, 1912-16 and 1921-23 sets to £1, Gilbert and Ellice Islands 1912-19 set to 5/-, 1924 to 10/-, New Hebrides with 1908-09 set to 1/-, 1911 set to 5/-, 1938 set to 10fr., Solomon Islands 1914 set to £1 and Tonga including 1886 set to 1/-, 1897 set to 5/- etc.; chiefly 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) Collections and RangesAn attractive and valuable selection of mint Empire sets and single stamps including Bahamas 1902-07 set of seven to £1, Bermuda 1918-22 set to £1, British Guiana 1934-51 set to £1 each perforated "specimen", British Solomon Islands 1914-23 set to £1 and 1922-31 set to 10/-, South Australia 1886-96 £3 to £20 overprinted "specimen", Canada 1903-12 50c. deep violet, Cayman Islands 1935 set to 10/-, Newfoundland 1928-29 2c. carmine and 3c. brown each in a block of four and dramatically misperforated, Nigeria 1936 set to £1, St. Helena 1922-37 £1 block of four, also sets...

(x) Collections and Ranges1859-1956 British Empire mint collection on album pages with strength in Cyprus with 1881 CC set to 6pi, 1882-86 CA set to 12pi., 1882 ½ on ½pi., 1892-94 set to 12pi., 1904-10 set to 45pi., 1924 CA £1, 1928 set to £1 etc; also Batum, Heligoland, Ionian Islands and better Malta; chiefly 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.

Collections and RangesBritish Empire selection housed in six stockbooks, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Australian States, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cape of Good Hope, Cayman Islands, Fiji, Gambia, Great Britain, India and States, Rhodesia, Singapore, South Africa, etc., sets and part sets, covers with first day, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world selection in stockbooks, packets and loose contained in two cartons, including Afghanistan, Austria, Bahrain, China, Czechoslovakia, Germany with locals, India and States, Malta, Netherlands, Tonga with Tin Can Mail, Tristan da Cunha. United States, covers with postal stationery and first day covers, Thematics with Space, etc., mixed condition. An untidy lots which will repay careful sortingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cook Islands1966 Churchill 10d., variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint from the foot of the sheet; fine and scarce. S.G. 180a, £225Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1880-1960 mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1880 overprints on Great Britain 4d. (3) and 1/-, 1886 CA ½ on ½pi., 1894-96 45pi., 1912-15 45pi., 1928 British Rule set, 1938-51 £1 (5), 1955-60 to £1 (2 mint, 2 used), 1960 Republic set, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1881-1963 mint and used selection on stockcard, including 1881 4pi., 1882 30pa. on 1pi. (2 one fiscally used), 1886 CC "½" on ½pi. (B.P.A. Certificate, 1978 stating "extensive washing"), 1924-28 90pi. (2), 1934 18pi., 1960-61 Republic 500m., £1 (2 mint and 4 used), 1963 Scouts sheet, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1892-94 30pa. mauve, variety damaged "us", unmounted mint; some slight wrinkles, fine. S.G. 32a, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cyprus1894-1915 mint collection on two hingeless album pages including 1894-96 set to 45pi., 1902-04 set to 45pi., 1904-10 set plus shades, 1912-15 set, part to large part original gumSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1921-23 10/- green and red on pale yellow and £1 purple and black on red, original gum; the £1 from the foot of the sheet, fine and fresh. S.G. 100-101, £1,800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CzechoslovakiaMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1918 Air set perf. and imperf., 1934 National Anthem miniature sheets, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

De La Rue Trials1902 "africa" Minerva Head 2½d. imperforate colour trials (8) in top marginal blocks of four in four different colours, all on gummed unwatermarked wove paper; some light toning and wrinkling. Attractive.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

DenmarkMint and used selection on a stockpage, including some early issues, 1882-1902 small figures 5oe., 1907-12 Frederik VIII 50oe., 100oe., 1918 surcharges on watermark Cross Newspaper stamps, 1934 Air set (3), a few Danish West Indies, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

DenmarkMint and used selection on stockpages and loose, including some early issues, 1904-05 100oe., Parcel Post, Postage Dues, booklet panes with labels, Danish West Indies, Faroe Islands, etc., very mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

DenmarkMint and used selection on stockpages, including some early issues, 1913-28 1k. yellow-brown, 1919-41 Parcel Post 10k. block of four, 1929 Cancer, Danish West Indies, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Dominica1873-87 selection of stamps pen-cancelled at Portsmouth (14, including two pairs), a selection pen-cancelled at St. Joseph, Vieille Case and Wesley and a group cancelled by Crowned Circle "paid/at/dominica"; a useful group for the specialistSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Dominica1874-90 mint and used selection on stockcards including 1874 CC 1d. lilac (irregular perfs at right) and 1/- dull magenta both unused, 1877 CC perf. 14 ½d. and 1d. both in mint blocks of four, 2½d. mint and used, 4d. mint (2) and 1/- mint, 1882-83 bisects with all three types both mint and used including unsevered pairs, 1883-86 CA 2½d. mint, 1886 surcharges including ½ on 6d. strip of five used on piece, 1d. on 1/- strip of six used on piece and mint block of four, 1886-90 CA 1/- mint, 1879-88 Revenue CC 1d., 6d. and 1/- unused and used, CA 1d. used and unused etc. chiefly good to...

(x) Dominica1884 (27 Mar.) envelope to London franked with a single 4d. blue cancelled "A07", Dominica datestamp to face and London arrival to 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) Dominica1884 (11 Aug.) envelope addressed locally to Roseau, endorsed 'Circular' and bearing 1882-83 '½' in red on half 1d. cancelled "A07;" a late, probably philatelic, but proper usage of this provisional. B.P.A. Certificate (1991)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) Dominica1884 (11 Aug.) envelope locally addressed to Point Round, endorsed 'Book Post' and bearing 1d. bisected vertically and cancelled with "A07"; a late, probably philatelic, but proper usage of this provisional; adhesive tape stains to envelopeSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Dominica1884 (11 Oct.) envelope registered to New York, rated 10d. (8d. for a double letter and 2d. for the registration fee), the first 2½d. has replaced the original 1d. stamp, Dominica in black , 'r' in oval in red to face and '88223' registry number 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) Dominica1886 (10 Jul.) envelope registered to Colchester franked with 1886 1d. on 1/- magenta strip of six, 'r' in oval in red and red registered handtamp struck in red in London, Colchester arrival datestamp to 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) Dominica1888 (30 Nov.) envelope registered to St. Louis, bearing 1d. (6, strip of three and three additional values), red 'r' in oval to face, New York transit stamp 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) Dominica1902 (11 Dec.) envelope to Brooklyn, franked with ½d. green and 1d. rose (2) cancelled by three strikes of Dominica c.d.s. and another strike alongside, New York and Brooklyn datestamps to 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) DominicaPostal Fiscals1884 (4 June) envelope registered to London bearing 1d. lilac overprinted 'revenue' (6, strip of three, a pair and a single) all cancelled by "A07" barred ovals, 'r' in red, Dominica c.d.s. and London registered oval to face, 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) DominicaPostal Fiscals1885 (24 Apr.) envelope registered to London, bearing 1/- magenta overprinted 'revenue' tied by oval "A07" cancellation, Dominica c.d.s. and red 'r' in oval, and 1889 (10 Jan.) envelope registered to St. Thomas bearing 1/- magenta overprinted 'revenue' tied by upright "A07" cancellation, Dominica c.d.s and red 'r' in oval; fine and scarce. S.G. R3provenance::Stephen J. Sugarman, March 1994 (for second cover)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) DominicaPostal Fiscals1886 (27 Jul.) envelope sent locally to Hillsborough bearing 1888 1d. rose overprinted 'revenue' and cancelled by "A07", Dominica c.d.s. to face; 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) DominicaPostal Fiscals1888 (9 Oct.) envelope registered to Canada, endorsed 'via New York', bearing 1d. carmine overprinted 'revenue' singles (3) and horizontal strip of three tied by Dominica c.d.s, showing "r" in red oval , backstamped New York (19 Oct.) and Buffalo (20 Oct.); some staining and peripheral damage to envelope. Scarce. S.G. R6provenance:Stephen J. Sugarman, Christie's Robson Lowe, March 1994Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Dominica1951 $1.20 emerald and black imprint block of twenty from bottom of the sheet with plate number '1-1' showing watermark variety 'C' omitted (R8/4) with small natural inclusion, and part omitted (R9/1). S.G. 133a, £1,200+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1865-1995 comprehensive mint and used collection in six large binders housed in two cartons with a huge range of issued stamps, multiples, varieties, miniature sheets, covers, First Day Covers and Postal Stationery including 1886 first issue with imperforate proofs, shades, perforation types, cancellations etc., Airmails, Officials, Postage Dues, British Forces in Egypt with some scarce items and many covers, French Post Offices in Alexandria and Port Said, Suez Canal, Interpostal seals and Revenues etc. Some earlier material in mixed condition but mainly good to fine and with huge valueS...

Egypt1879 5pa. pale brown, accomplete pane of sixty (10x6) with watermark inverted, unmounted mint (hinged in the margins); a few wrinkles, fine and rare. S.G. 44a, £8,400++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1879 10pa. reddish lilac, a complete pane of sixty (10x6) with watermark inverted, unmounted mint, hinged in the margins, some bends and wrinkles, fine. S.G. 45, £3,900+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1879 20pa. pale blue, a complete pane of sixty (10x6) with watermark inverted, unmounted mint, some small faults in the margins, fine. S.G. 46a, £5,700+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1879 1pi. rose and 2pi. orange in a complete panes of sixty (10x6) with watermark upright, unmounted mint, some faults in the margins and about twelve of the 2pi. creased. S.G. 47, 48, £5,040+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1881-1902 10m. green, 1pi. blue, 1888-1909 1m. brown, 5m. rose-carmine, each in an imperforate plate proof block of thirty (5x6), with gum, some faults but scarce and fresh. S.G. 52P, 54P, 58P, 63PSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1895 Nile Feast, the set of three essays, unmounted mint; fine and scarce. Balian 152-154Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1895 Nile Feast 3m. orange-yellow, 5m. aniline rose and 1p. blue essays, the set of three, unmounted mint, fine and rare. Balian 152-154Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1907 Official 1p. blue and 5p. grey imperforate blocks of sixteen (4x4), 1914 1m. and 5m. imperforate blocks of forty-eight, 1962-63 Official 1m., 5m., 50m., 100m., 200m. and 500m. imperforate blocks of thirty (6x5), mostly unmounted mint, chiefly good to fine. S.G. O77-O78, O73, O77, O685, O687, O690-)693 vars.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1922 Harrison 5m. essay in blue, imperforate and affixed to card; fine. Balian 185Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1922 "The Kingdom of Egypt" 1m. sepia and 15m. indigo with red essay overprints, original gum; fine and scarce. S.G. 98, 104 EssaysSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1922 "The Kingdom of Egypt" 100m. slate, variety overprint double, part original gum, pencilled signature on reverse; fine and scarce. S.G. 108b, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1923-24 Harrison 3m. brown and 5m. chestnut imperforate blocks of four, and 15m. blue imperforate essay block of four, unmounted mint; some wrinkles, fine. S.G. 113a, 115a, etc.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Port Fuad 5m., 10m. and 15m. (all with some faults), 1931 Zeppelin set, 1932 50m. on 50p. and 100m. on £E1, 1934 U.P.U. set, part original gum, chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Navigation Congress with "Royal" misplaced perforations, the set of three values in unmounted mint blocks of four, the 5m. and 15m. blocks each from the upper left corner of the sheet; a few wrinkles, fine and a rare set. S.G. 138-140vars.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday "Brown" centres 5m. to 20m. set of four, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 178a-181a, £560Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday "Brown" centres 5m. to 20m. set of four, large part original gum; fine. S.G. 178a-181a, £560Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1929 Prince's Birthday "Brown" centres 5m. to 20m. used set, fine and very rare. S.G. 178a-181a, £560Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress1m. to £E1 set of fourteen, unmounted mint, some very slightly toned gum; fine and a scarce set . S.G. 219-232, £900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress1m. to £E1 set of fourteen, original gum, fine. S.G. 219-232, £900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress1m. to £E1, the set of fourteen values with "Royal" misperforations, unmounted mint, the 3m value with a tiny grease spot, otherwise superb and rare. S.G. 219-232vars.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress50p. sepia and £E1 greenish blue, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 231-232, £825Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress50p. sepia and £E1 greenish blue, unmounted mint, fine and fresh. S.G. 231-232, £775Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. Congress50p. sepia and £E1 greenish blue, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 231-232, £825Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 Birthday £E1 sepia and green, block of ten (2x5) from the left of the sheet with Contol "A/38", unmounted mint, a few minor gum blemishes, fine. S.G. 272, £2,500+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 Birthday £E1 sepia and green, a block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet, original gum with the lower pair remaining unmounted mint; gum bend at left, fine. S.G. 272, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 Birthday £E1 sepia and green, a block of four from the lower right corner of the sheet, original gum with the upper pair remaining unmounted mint; light gum bend at right, fine. S.G. 272, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1939-46 King Farouk and Pyramids 100m. dull purple block of three, variety printed on the gummed side, one stamp hinged on the ungummed side, the others unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 280var., Nile Post D151aNote: About 75 examples recorded. Discovered at the Quesna Post Office .Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1949 Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition, 1951 Royal Wedding and 1959 Transportation miniature sheets, 100+ of each, unmounted mint; some bends, chiefly fine. S.G. MS357, MS368, MS601, £4,900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1956 Arab Scout Jamboree perf. and imperf. miniature sheets, unmounted mint; the perf. sheet with tiny corner creases at lower right. Fine. S.G. 513-514, £5,000Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptPostage Dues1884 10pa. red (four blocks of four, three blocks of six, blocks of eight and ten), 1pi. red (four blocks of four, blocks of nine, eleven and twelve), part original gum and showing the different types se-tenant, mixed condition. S.G. D57, D59, £9,380Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptA duplicated mint and used selection housed in four stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including 1874-75 10pa. vertical tête-bêche pair, 1914-15 Official 2m. overprint inverted (2 blocks of four), 1921-22 1m. dots omitted, 1922 "Kingdom of Egypt" Postage Due 2p. overprint sideways block of 12, 1923-24 Harrison £E1 (3), 1926 Agriculture (10 sets), 1926-27 Air 27m. deep violet (23 with a control block of 4), 1933 Aviation Congress (6 sets), 1934 U.P.U. 50p. (2), 1938 Birthday £E1 (2), 1953 Bars overprint varieties, etc., mixed condition but many fine and a useful lotSubject to 20...

EgyptMostly mint selection on pages, in packets and loose, including 1934 U.P.U. 50p. and £E1 (two of each), 1953 Bars overprints, British Forces 1935 Silver Jubilee, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptMint and used selection on stockpages, packets and loose, including pre-stamp covers, 1876 front bearing 1867-71 1pi. and France Empire 40c., 1926 Agriculture set on cover (2), 1931 Zeppelin 100m. on 27m. on cover, 1933 Railway set on first day cover, 1932 100m. on £E1, 1953-56 to £E1 (pair), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptEight illustrations, each bearing a coloured impression of an Egyptian stamp in the near issued colour and a sepia reproduction of the original item (almost a maximum card); beautiful. The plates numbered I, II, III, VII, IX, X, XI and XIISubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptSelection of covers, cards and pieces (38), including postal stationery, first day covers with 1925 Geographical set on three unaddressed covers, 1926 Navigation set in control blocks of four on pieces, 1953 bars overprints, Officially sealed covers, British Forces, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptFound Open and Officially sealed labels: Selection of seven sheets of twenty, three in French and Arabic, the others in English and Arabic, mostly different; mint, some split perfs., good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptGaza, Egyptian OccupationMint selection on stockpage, including 1948 to £E1, Air set, 1955 Bars overprints with values to 200m., Air with values to 200m., 1955-56 with values to £E1, etc., unmounted mint, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1933 "Letter Seal" 1p. deep blue and red, pane of twenty (4x5) original gum with all but two remaining unmounted mint, margins intact and showing the three listed varieties. S.G. A2, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1932-25 Christmas seals 3m. vermilion, complete booklet containing five panes of twenty, with interleaving, some manuscript notes on the front cover; fine. S.G. A6Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1935 "Xmas 1935" 3m. on 1p. carmine, booklet containing 97 examples (5 panes of twenty, three removed from the last pane), unmounted mint and showing the listed varieties; some marks on the cover, fine. S.G. A11, £1,552++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBritish Forces in Egypt1935 "Xmas 1935" 3m. on 1p. carmine, complete pane of twenty, unmounted mint and showing the two listed varieties; fine. S.G. A11, £320+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ethiopia1911 Diredawa Provisional set of seven, fine used. A scarce set. S.G. 154-160, £700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-28 mint collection written up on pages with a range of listed shades and perforations including 5/- deep rose-red, 5/- reddish maroon, 5/- maroon, £1 black and red, War Stamps and 1921-28 to 3/-, a nice lot for the specialistSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-1990 chiefly mint accumulation in a stockbook, in packets and loose including 1918-20 1/- brown War Stamp used on piece, 1938-50 set to £1, 1948 Silver Wedding set, 1952 set of fourteen to £1 mint and also used, 1960-66 set of fifteen to £1 both mint and used, 1968 set of fourteen to £1, Falkland Dependencies 1944 Graham Land ½d. to 1/- set in imprint blocks of four, 1954-62 set to £1 and the set to 1/- in imprint blocks of four, 1963-69 set of sixteen to £1 etc. with plenty of more modern sets and miniature sheets, chiefly good to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 5/- indigo and pale yellow-brown, lightly mounted mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1969). S.G. 161b, £1,100Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsDependencies1944-83 collection of covers and envelopes (162) from Falklands Islands, Falkland Dependencies and British Antarctic Territory, a large number written up on pages and a larger number loose with destinations mainly to England and Falkland Islands but some addressed to Argentina, Austria, Canada, Norway, New Zealand, South Africa and U.S.A., with First Day Covers, O.H.M.S. mail, postal stationery, some 1983-84 Falklands War mail etc.; chiefly good to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

(x) Falkland IslandsDependencies1946-49 First Map Issue chiefly mint specialised collection attractively written up on pages with a variety of printing flaws and listed varieties including ½d. to 1/- pairs variety gap in 80th parallel, ½d. block of four from the foot of the sheet with 'poke' for 'pole', 1d. upper left corner pair with missing 'i', 3d. strip of four with part imprint and 'teardrop' flaw (2) and imprint block of eight with the same variety, 4d. block of six with 'poke' for 'pole', 1/- used on cover to Buenos Aires, left stamp variety 'poke' for 'pole', corner blocks of four with...

(x) Falkland IslandsDependencies1948 Second Map Issue specialised chiefly mint collection written-up on pages including the issued set of nine unmounted mint and the set used, 3d. imprint block of eight with teardrop flaw, ½d. and 9d. both with variety dot in 't', 1d. reconstructed block of twenty from the foot of the sheet (two blocks of six and a block of eight) showing the layout of the plate, the set in corner plate number blocks of four and in imprint blocks of eight, 2½d vignette corner pair and blocks of four, used on cover, other mint and used examples and blocks etc. Chiefly very fin...

FinlandMint and used selection on stockpages, including rouletted types, 18875-81 with values to 1m., 1889-94 with values to 10m., 1891 50k., 1918 Vaasa 5m., 1928 Exhibition set, 1930 Zeppelin 10m., 1931 Granberg 1m. + 4m., 1938 F.I.S. set in blocks of four, 1950 Air 300m. (7), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FiumeMint selection on a stockpage, including 1918-19 overprints on Hungary with values to 10k. (2), white figures 10f. (3 mint, 3 used), 15f. (2 mint, one used), 1918 Postage Due issue of 1914 set of three, 1915-18 set, 1919 Students Education, 1920 New Currency, 1920 Military Post set, 1920 (Nov.) 5L. on 10c., 10L. on 20c., 1921 Provisional Government 5c. to 10L., 1923 3L., 5L., etc., part original gum, chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceMint and used selection housed in a stockbook and loose, including 1869 5f. (10), 1900 Mouchon 25c. Millisime pair, 1900-06 Merson 45c. (blocks of 4 (2) and 10), 1902 re-drawn 30c. Millisime pair, 1903 Sower 30c. Millisime pairs (10), 1918 Red Cross 15c. + 5c. block of four, 1928 and 1931 Sinking Fund single values, 1930 1f. 50 + 3f. 50 block of four, 1936 Rouget de Lisle set in sheets, 1936 South America flight 10f., 1937 Museums, 1938-39 20f. (7), 1938 Ader 50f., 1954 National Relief (2), 1956 Sport set imperf., 1956 Europa set imperf., booklets, etc., mixed condition. A valuable lotS...

FranceSelection of covers and cards, including re-stamp entires (20), 1856 entire to Chile franked 10c. (2), 40c. (2), 80c. (4), 1918 Red Cross 15c. + 5c. on unaddressed cover (2), 1922 Orphans set on piece, Liberation overprints, 1949 CITEX 10f., Air Mails with semi-official vignettes, special cachets, first flights, censored, first day covers, maximum cards, with 1954 National Relief, postal stationery, "postes serbes" overprints, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceA duplicated selection in packets and loose contained in a carton, including 1927 American Legion (50 mint sets), covers and postal stationery, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1849-76 mostly used selection housed in a red stockbook, including 1849-52 20c. (8), 25c. (8), 1852-53 25c. (6), 1853-61 5c. (6), 25c., 40c. (18), 80c. (13), 1863-70 2c. (11), 4c. (16), 80c. (18), 1870-71 perf. Siege 10c. (2), 40c. (19), imperf. Siege 20c. type I, 1871-76 4c. (8), thick figures 80c. (8), a few later, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1862 Empire 1c. olive-green on greenish, block of nine (3x3), original gum, centred to lower-right; fine. S.G. 87Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1863-70 Laureated 1c. olive-green on green, block of eight (4x2), original gum; centred to right, fine. S.G. 103Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceFrench ColoniesSelection on stock pages and loose, including Madagascar, Reunion 1949-53 500f. on 1000f. used with other values on piece, 1956 Sports set Epreuves de luxe, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceFrench ColoniesA duplicated mint and used selection housed in three stockbooks contained in a carton, including French Guina, French Polynesia 1892 to 1f., 1913-15 with values to 5f., French Post Offices in China, French Post Offices in Egypt with Alexandria, Port Said 1899 25c. on 10c. (2), 1902-20 with values to 5f. (3), French Sudan, Gabon, Guadeloupe 1889 surcharges, Indo-China 1886-87 unissued "15" on 30c., Reunion 1885-86 imperf. 20c. on 30c., 1891 surcharges, 1892 1f., 1901 surcharges, 1922-30 with values to 3f., 1943 France Libre overprints with the Air set on blocks of four, etc...

FranceFrench ColoniesGeneral Issues1859-77 used selection (37) on a stockpage, including 1871-72 1c. (6 with a pair), 5c. (6 with a pair), 30c. (8 with pair, strip of three), 80c. (11), etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) FranceFrench ColoniesGuadeloupe1871 (3 Mar.) entire letter to Demerara, British Guiana forwarded by J. Fleurot & Co. of Pointe a Pitre bearing a single Eagle issue 5c. green tied by grille cancellation, paying only the local charges for printed matter sent abroad, the letter has been charged 1d. on arrival, endorsed in black crayon; this is the only known printed matter showing this rate and this unique franking, Guadeloupe c.d.s in red and Demerara c.d.s in black to reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

(x) FranceFrench ColoniesMartinique1816 (12 May) entire letter from Pointe à Pitre to Nantes with good "martinique" (type III, Fort Royal) and "colonies par/bordeaux", rated "11" (for weight), "1" (for local fee) and "3" (3 decimes to be paid on delivery); filing fold but fine and a scarce example of mail from Guadeloupe carried via Martinique; and 1816 (18 July) entire letter from Saint Pierre to Toulon with "martinique" and "colonies par/bordeaux" handstamps; manuscript rate markings, fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

Gambia1880-81 CC, a collection (98) written-up on pages of the ½d. (2nd and 3rd printings) and 1d. (2nd and 3rd printings) including numerous shades. An interesting lot.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1886-93 CA, a collection (315) of 1d. and 4d. written-up on pages with 1883-87 4d. with misplaced embossing (3), 1889-98 1d. shades, study showing progressing 'throat flaw', 1d. maroon used. A good group.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyGerman ColoniesMint and used selection (150+) on stockpages, including Cameroun, Caroline Islands, German East Africa 1901 no watermark 2r. and 3r. used, German New Guinea 5m., Kiaochow 1901 2m., 5m., 1905-18 2½d. (2), Togo, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesKiaochow1900 (July) Tsingtao Provisional, "5Pf." on 10pf. carmine, fine used with Tsingtau c.d.s. (31.8.00). Jaschke-Lantelme Certificate (2005). S.G. 8a, £5500; Mi. 2, €5000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyMint and used selection on stockpages, including some States with Prussia 1863-67 mint blocks, Germany 1923 1Md. on 100m. deep reddish purple, 1933 Zeppelin Chicago flight set (2), 1933 Wagner 20pf. + 10pf., 1933 Welfare Fund set of four from the miniature sheet, 1936 Olympics miniature sheets (9 sets), 1937 Brown Ribbon miniature sheet, Allied Occupations French Zones Baden 1949 Freiburg perf. and imperf. miniature sheets, 1949 Red Cross miniature sheet, Rhineland Palatinate 1949 Red Cross miniature sheet, Wurttemberg 1949 U.P.U. Minister blocks, Russian Zones Thuringia 1945 Christmas...

GermanyA mint and used selection on stockcards, including States (with many forgeries) including Baden, Bavaria, Bremen, Brunswick, Hanover, Oldenburg, Saxony, Thurn and Taxis, Württemberg, Empire with 1872 small and large shields, 1927 I.A.A. set, 1928 Welfare, 1928-33 Zeppelin set, 1931 Zeppelin Polar Flight set, 1933 Zeppelin Chicago flight 2m. and 4m. (3), 1933 Wagner 20pf. + 10pf. and 25pf. + 15pf., 1934 Air 2m. and 3m. part original gum (3 each), 3m. (20 used), 1934 Workers, 1935 Costumes. 1938 Brown Ribbon (u.m. and two original gum), 1939 Nurburgring set, 1939 Brown Ribbon (original...

GermanyDuplicated mint and used selection housed in two albums, packets and loose contained in a carton, including a good range of 1923 inflation provisionals, Allied Occupations with French Zones Baden 1949 Rebuilding fund perf. and imperf. miniature sheets used, West Germany 1952 Otto 30pf. (3) with other values on cover, 1952 Youth Hostels set on cards, Berlin, East Germany, Prisoner of War covers and cards, etc., mixed conditionAdditional video is available for this lot, please see the link at the auction/viewing information.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

GermanyBrunswick1865 embossed 1gr. red, complete sheet of 120 (10x12), unmounted mint; slight ageing and a few split roulettes, fine. S.G. 31, £780+, Michel 18, €1,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Germany1872-1945 basic mint collection on Scott speciality pages, including 1872 Small Shield districts with "thaler" currency ¼g., ½g. (both), 1g., 2g. and 5g., districts with "guilden" currency 1k., 2k. (no gum), 3k. (no gum), 7k. and 18k., 1872 Large Shield districts with "thaler" currency 2½g. and districts with "guilden" currency 2k. and 9k., 1875-79 "pfennige" 3pf. to 25pf., 50pf. grey and 50pf. grey-green (no gum and slightly toned), 1899-1900 2pf. to 5m. (2), 1902 2pf. to 80pf. and perf 14½ 1m., 2m. (both types), 3m. and 5m., 1905-21 wmk. lozenge 2pf. to 5m., 1924 (Jan.) Air set of...

Germany1933 Zeppelin Chicago flight set, unmounted mint, fine and rare. S.G. 510-512, £4,500. Michel 496-498, €4,000Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Germany1933 (Nov.) Welfare Fund miniature sheet, fine unmounted mint. Sc. B58; S.G. MS525a, £8500; Mi. 508-511, €6,000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Germany1933 Welfare Fund miniature sheet, Friedrichshafen cancellations of 26 Nov. 1933; fine. S.G. MS525aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyAllied OccupationA basic mint collection in a Scott speciality album in a box, including Allied Military Post 1946-46 3pf. to 1m. set of twenty, British and American Zones including 1948 (July-Aug.) both overprints 2pf. to 84pf. less 20pf., 1948-50 2pf. to 5Dm. set of twenty-eight, French Zone including Baden 1948-49 2pf. to 90pf. set of ten, 1949 (Feb.) Freiburg Fund set and miniature sheets and Red Cross set and miniature sheet, Rhineland Palatinate 1949 (Feb.) Red Cross set and miniature sheet, Württemberg 1948-49 2pf. to 80pf. set of ten and 1949 (Feb.) Red Cross set and miniatu...

GermanyBerlin1948-54 mint and used selection on stockpage, including 1948 black overprint 3m., 5m., 1949 red overprint 2m.1950 Orchestra set used, 1948 black overprint with values to 5m., 1949 red overprint set (2, one signed Schlegel), 1949-54 Buildings 2Dm. (2), 3Dm., 5Dm. (2), 1949 U.P.U. set (2), 1949 Goethe (2 sets), 1949 green surcharges, 1950 E.R.P. (4), original gum with some unmounted mint; chiefly fine. Cat. £12,800+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyAllied OccupationMint and used selection on stockcards, including British and American Zones 1949 Hanover set, French Zones Baden 1949 Insurrection, Soviet Zones General Issues 1948 Portraits, 1949 Goethe, also Saar 1921 to 5f. on 25m., etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyBerlinMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1948 Black overprints with values to 80pf., red overprint set unmounted mint (signed Schlegel) and with additional values to 2m., 1949 Goethe, 1950 Orchestra, 1951 Lortzing (2), 1952 Beethoven (2), 1952-53 Berlinners (mint and used sets), etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyEast GermanyMint and used selection on stockcards, including 1950 Bach, 1951 Polish President, 1951 China Friendship (2 sets, one unmounted mint), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyWest GermanyDuplicated mint and used selection on stockcards, including 1949 Parliament (2), 1949 Stamp Centenary, 1950 Bach, 1951-52 Posthorn 40pf., 60pf., 1951 St. Mary's Church, 1951 NBA, 1951 Relief (3), Rontgen, 1953 Transport set, 1953 Relief fund, later issues, etc., chiefly fine with some of the better sets remaining unmounted mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyWest Germany1949-51 mint and used selection on stock page, including 1949 Stamp Centenary, 1949 U.P.U. 30pf. (6), 1949 Refugees, 1950 Bach, 1951 St. Mary's Church, 1952 Refugees all used, 1949 U.P.U. 30pf., 1951-52 Posthorns 2pf. to 90pf., 1954-60 Heuss 2pf. to 3Dm. (20 values), original gum with some unmounted; chiefly fine. Cat. £5,900+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1799 (18 Dec.) entire letter to Dorset, rated "7" (deleted) and "1/2" with, on reverse, London datestamp. The contents concern military operations on Gibraltar and the movements and adventures of the writerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1759 (30 Oct.) entire letter to Edinburgh, indistinctly rated and showing a superb strike of the "Andalucia/Alta" h.s. applied at the San Roque Post Office, forwarded by land to La Coruna and then by ship to England, "de/5" Bishopmark on reverse. Very fine and the earliest known example sent through the San Roque Post OfficeNote: The service of mail ships to La Coruna was re-established in 1759 due to the war between...

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1766 (13 June) entire letter addressed "To be left at Forrests Coffee House, Edinburgh", sent overland Sevillle (very light "Andulucia/Alta" h.s. applied), to Lisbon where it was shipped by packet to Falmouth, rated "6" and "2/-" and showing, on reverse, London Bishopmark (7.7); slightly soiledSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1788 (18 Aug.) entire letter to Bath, rated "1/6" and "1/11", showing a superb strike of "andalucia/vaxa" h.s. with two London transit d.s. on reverse; fine and rareprovenance:Soler & Llach auction, February 1995Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1820 (18 June) entire letter to Madrid, showing good to fine "s.roque/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red overstruck by handstruck "8" (cuartos) applied on arrivalSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1832 (Mar.) entire letter to Oporto, showing fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" h.s. and handstruck "90" (reis), both in red, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1812 (20 Jan.) entire letter to Guernsey, marked "Via Weymouth", rated "2/8" and showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" in red (crossed by light vertical filing crease), fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1839 (25 Sept.) entire letter to Lisbon, rated "1/6" in red and "840" (reis), showing mainly fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s., framed "p. brit" in blue and, on reverse, arrival d.s. (29.9) also in blueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1844 (30 Mar.) entire letter to Salem, Mass., rated "2/11" in red, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s., London (2.4) and Liverpool (10.4) transit d.s. and "boston/ship" c.d.s. (6.5) in red. A neat and attractive coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1848/49 entire (no side flaps) to Marseilles, rated "2", showing a fine strike of the very rare small curved-framed "gibraltar" h.s. in red with "outre-mer/marseille" entry c.d.s. (18.1) also in red alongside. This is the last know use of the small arc handstamp and one of only eight knownSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1856 (22 Jan.) entire to London showing superb handstruck "6" in blue Crossed by vertical filing crease) and, on reverse, "gibraltar/22 ja 1856/ship letter" d.s. (crossed by vertical filing crease), also in blue, overstruck by boxed Liverpool Ship d.s. (30.1) and arrival c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1865 (28 Feb.) envelope to Reading, bearing GB wing-margin 6d. lightly cancelled "A26", showing a superb strike of the handstruck "1/-" in black with "insufficiently/prepaid" h.s. at top left, manuscript "Deficient postage 6d./Fine 6d." at lower left and arrival c.d.s. (7.3) with London transit d.s. on reverseprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1848 (12 Mar.) envelope to Scotland, rated "8" and showing a fine strike of the "gibraltar/ship letter" h.s. in black and Gibraltar double-arc code A d.s. (an early date of use), the reverse with London (20.3), Berwick and Haddington (21.3) c.d.s.; fine and most attractiveprovenance:G.A. Osborn, May 1991Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1852 (24 Mar.) entire letter to Savannah, Georgia, marked "Via England and New York, rated "1/4" in red, showing good to fine "gibraltar/24 mr 1852/ship letter" d.s. in blue, "br packet/boston" transit c.d.s. (16.4) with, on reverse, framed "liverpool/ship" d.s. (31.3) and "art-10" accountancy h.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMilitary Mail1871 double rate front affixed to an envelope to Devonport, headed "From J. Battershill SB (Sick Berth) Attendant, H.M.S. Northumberland, Gibraltar", countersigned by Commanding Officer, showing framed "over oz/more-to pay" h.s. with manuscript "½" inserted at the London G.P.O. where two 1d. red where applied and tied by "35" in diamond of bars, marked "Coin" and compulsorily registered with handstruck "1/-" amended by hand to "1/1" and with "registered/devonport" oval d.s. (29.7) in red; some faults but a remarkable and very rare compulsorily registered itemprovenance...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1835 (7 Jan.) entire letter from Malaga to Birmingham, rated "5/8" and showing curved-framed "gibraltar" in black (crossed by horizontal filing crease)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1840 (1 Oct.) entire letter from London to Seville, marked "p Mary Ann & Arabella", carried privately to Gibraltar, showing "de gibr/s.roque/anda baxa" h.s. and handstruck "6", both overstruck by "11R" h.s., all in red. Clean and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1861 (24 Apr.) entire from the Italian Consul in Malta to his counterpart in Gibraltar, rated "4", showing framed "to/pay" in black, arrival c.d.s. (5.5) and, on reverse, superb despatch c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1865 (16 Mar.) entire from London to Gibraltar, marked "Via France", bearing GB 1/- tied by "92" duplex, showing oval-framed "pd" in red, circular-framed "s" in black (indicating transit via Spain) and arrival c.d.s. (23.3; crossed by horizontal filing crease)provenance:G.A. Osborn, May 1991Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used from Gibraltar1859 (26 Aug.) entire letter to Cadiz, marked "Estafeta" (Express Post), bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "63" and showing "san roque/cadiz" c.d.s. (26.8) with arrival datestamp on reverse. Neat and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used in Gibraltar1860 (12 Sept.) entire letter to Cadiz, marked "Estafeta" (Express Post), bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "63" and showing "san roque/cadiz" c.d.s. with arrival datestamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish and G.B. Stamps used in Combination1858 (19 Oct.) entire to Cadiz, marked "per Ville de Malaga", bearing 1856 4c. (cut-into) and G.B. 2d., both lightly cancelled "G" and tied by "rueda" "3" and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue. Very rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1857 (11 Nov.) double rate entire to Genoa, bearing 4d. tied by "G" obliterator, showing Gibraltar double-arc d.s. alongside, "via/di mare/(e)" h.s. in red, manuscript "3" charge mark and, on reverse, arrival d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1858 (7 Mar.) double rate entire to London, bearing 1/- clearly tied by "G" obliterator, showing Gibraltar double-arc and red London Paid (15.3) datestampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1859 (27 Oct.) double rate entire letter registered to London, bearing 6d. (3, one damaged at top) all clearly cancelled "A26", showing manuscript "No 33 Registered" in red ink, Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue, "Crown/registered" h.s. in red and arrival Registered d.s. (3.11); the entire a little soiled and some minor staining around adhesivesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1862 (7 July) double rate entire letter to Lisbon, marked "per Amazon", bearing 2d. Pl. 9 (4) each cancelled "A26", showing Gibraltar c.d.s. and handstruck "320" (reis) charge mark. Attractiveprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1867 (24 Apr.) entire letter to Lisbon, marked "pr Don Luis", bearing 2d. Pl. 9 tied by "A26" obliterator, showing Gibraltar c.d.s. alongside overstruck by handstruck "160" (reis) charge mark and oval-framed "C. Est de N.". A neat frankingprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1870 (15 Dec.) envelope to Philadelphia, bearing 2d. Pl. 13 and 6d. Pl. 9, both cancelled by "A26" duplex, showing "2/cents" accountancy h.s. in red with arrival d.s. (6.1) on reverse. Neat and attractiveNote: From 1 January 1870, the rate to USA by closed mail through Spain and France was set at 2d. per half ounce plus 6d. per quarter ounce.provenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1872 (14 Feb.) envelope to Cornwall, bearing 4d. pair tied by "A26" obliterator and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. alongside; and 1872 (12 Nov.) envelope to London, bearing 2d. Pl. 13 and 6d. Pl. 11, both cancelled by "A26" obliterator and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. A fine pair of covers showing two different make ups of the 8d. rateSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gibraltar1886-1975 virtually complete mint collection on album pages with just a very few used, of note are the 1886 overprint set to 1/- (6d. and 1/- used), 1886 Definitive set to 1/-, 1903 set to £1, 1904-08 set to £1, 1925-32 set to £5 (£5 with Horst Pröschold Certificate) etc; chiefly fine and large part original gumSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1886-1962 mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1886-87 4d., 1889 surcharge set, 1889-96 with values to 5p., 1898 ½d. to 1/-, 1904-08 2/-, 1906-11 2/-, 1938-51 with values to £1, 1953-59 set (3), 1960-62 set, etc., mixed condition Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1886-1959 mint and used selection, including 1886-87 1/- used, 1889 25c. on 2½d. broken "n", 1903 8/-, 1912-24 £1 (6 mint and one used), 1953-59 £1 (5), etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GreeceDuplicated mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1900-01 imperf. 1d. on 40L., Olympics 25d. on 40L. (3), 1d. on 5d., 2d. on 10d. (2), 1901-02 1d., 1906 Olympics 2d., 5d., 1927-35 4d. (2), 10d. (3), 15d. (2) and 25d. (2), 1933 Aeroespresso 50d., 1933 Republic 100d. (used) 1935 Restoration of the Monarchy, 1939 Games (10 sets), 1942-44 5000d. and 15,000d. imperf. blocks of four, 1946-47 Victory, 1947-51 Dodecanese 1300d., 1500d., 1951 Birthday (2), 1959 Coins, 1960 Olympics, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and C...

Greece1861-1900 mint and used selection (33) on stockpage, including 1861 Paris print 1L. (regummed proof),. 20L. and 80L. part original gum, 1900 imperf. 40L. on 2L. mint block of twelve and used block of four, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GreenlandMint selection on stockpage, including 1938-46 set (6 including set in blocks of four), 1945 Liberation overprint set, 1956 surcharges, etc., chiefly fine with many unmounted mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grenada1793 (8 Oct.) entire letter to Glasgow, showing on reverse very fine "grenada/ (Crown)" handstamp and arrival datestamp, small piece of front missing and minor perimeter faults. A very fine example of the Grenada markingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Grenada1861-99 collection cancelled by Parish datestamps laid out on album pages including the first types with code B St. Mark's (2), code C St. Patrick's, code D St. Andrew's (2) and code F Carriacou, the second types with code A St. John's (5, including a pair), code B St. Mark's (6), code C St. Patrick's (2), code D St. Andrew's (4) and code F Carriacou (3), a page of the second type used between 1884-1907 (32), chiefly fine and with very crisp cancellations, a group with Grenville 'D' type two cancellation (18) etc. a very useful and nice group for the specialistSubject to 5% tax on H...

(x) Grenada1861-81 mint and used group on stockcards including 1861-2 1d. green mint, 1863-71 1d. green mint (2) and used, 6d. shades mint and used (5 including a pair), 1872 1d. mint and used including a pair and also a 6d. used, 1875 1d. mint, 1879 1d. used strip of four, 1881 1d. used (7), 1881 surcharges (14) mainly used and including 2½d. rose-lake with R.P.S. Certificate etc. chiefly good to fine. S.G. 1-26 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) Grenada1871 (24 Feb.) envelope from St. George to London, packet letter rate franked with 6d. pair cancelled by single central strike of oval of barsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GrenadaUndated printer matter to London endorsed 'Book Post', bearing 1875 1d. green; the two folded sheets of paper contain a list of corrections for printers; 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) Grenada1877 (27 Feb.) neat envelope, part of the Trouette correspondence to France bearing 1d. green (2) with diagonal bisect and 1873 6d. orange-vermilion cancelled by indistinct strikes of Sauters "C" c.d.s., with "1/0½" rate mark in red crayon, London Paid transit (17.3), other transit and arrival datestamps to reverse; as with another cover from this correspondence, the upper left portion of the envelope with the stamps has been removed and then carefully replaced, nevertheless a magnificent and extremely rare cove. Sorani (1998) and B.P.A. (1986) CertificatesNote: This is one of thre...

(x) Grenada1888 (21 July) large 2d. registered envelope from St. Andrew's to Jersey additionally franked with 4d. Provisional and 1/- pale mauve, handstamped code 'D', Jersey arrival stamp to 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) Grenada1891 (29 Jan.) envelope from St. George to London, bearing 1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- strip of five, third stamp with variety wide space between two and shillings, cancelled by six strikes of Grenada c.d.s.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) Grenada1900 (6 Feb.) envelope from St. George to R. H. Whapham aboard the H.M.S. Crescent while in Grenada, franked with ½d. Key Plate underpaid local rate hence 1d. Postage Due appliedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GrenadaPostage Due1892 (2 Nov.) envelope sent locally bearing 2d. on 6d. mauve tied by Grenada c.d.s. with two futher strikes alongside. S.G. D6Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Heligoland1875-90 1m. (1s.) deep green, aniline rose and black, block of six (3x2), unused without gum; fine. Signed Lemberger BPP. S.G. 18b, £1,020+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong KongMint selection on stock page, including 1938-52 $2 reddish violet and scarlet block of four, $5 dull lilac and scarlet (2 blocks of four), $5 green and violet (3), $10 lilac and blue, 1971 New Year (24 sets), Booklets with 1965 $2 and $5, etc., chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

HungaryA valuable mint and used duplicated selection on stockpages, including 1871-73 Litho. 25k., 1913 Flood Relief, 1914 War Charity (2), 1918 Air (5 sets), 1925 Sports set, 1927-30 Air set perf. (2) and imperf., 1931 Zeppelin set imperf. and perf., 1932 Madonna set, 1933 Air set perf. (3) and imperf., 1934 Exhibition miniature sheet (2), 1947 Roosevelt set of tête-bêche pairs (2), Air set imperf., Postage and Air set on first day cover (21), miniature sheet perf. (4) and imperf., 1949 Chain Bridge Air miniature sheets (2 sets), 1948 Air Writers set imperf., 1949 Puskin miniature sheet (3 pe...

IcelandMint and used selection (163) on stockpages, including 1902-04 Christian IX sets both mint and used, 1907-08 Frederik VIII 5k. block of four, 1931 Zeppelin set (2), 1933 Hopflug 1k., 5k., 1944 Republic set, 1948 Mount Hekla, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IcelandMint and used selection on stockpages, including 1882-95 perf. 14x13½ 40a. (3), 1902-03 "I-Gildi" perf. 12½ 3a. unused and used, 1911 Sigurdsson set in mint blocks of 4, 1928-29 Air set (4), 1931 Zeppelin set, 1937 Christian X miniature sheet (2), 1950-54 25k., etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

India1817 entire letter to the Navy Office, Somerset House London, endorsed "per Ship Bombay Merchant" with fair "bombay/9au/1817/packet letter" and oblong framed "bbay shippge not paid" handstamps, red arrival datestamp of 16 Dec. on the reverse across flap; clean and freshSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

India1818, entire letter endorsed "p orpheus" to the Navy Office, Somerset House London, with good "(Crown)/india/packet letter" on the front and red arrival datestamp on reverse, across flap. Splendid and dramatic contents from a son to his father relating to the Third Anglo-Maratha war, including "....There is a general war in India and we are every day exposed in battle, tho it is of a very inferior kind. Our enemy is the most despicable I could ever have possible imagined. Frequently are about two or three thousand of our fine troops exposed to 50 thousand of the Pushwas and we beat them...

IndiaDuplicated mint and used selection on stockcards, including forgeries of 1852 "Scinde" issues and 1854 4a., 1922 ¼a. on ½a. pair one with surcharge omitted, 1931 New Delhi set used, 1935 Jubilee set, 1948 Gandhi set (2), Officials 1925 2r. on 1909 10r. green and scarlet (34 used), on 1912-13 1r. on 25r. (22), States, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

India1898 ¼ on ½d. green, variety surcharge double, initialled in pencil on reverse by Jal Cooper, large part original gum, fine. S.G. 110a, £750.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IndiaConvention StatesGwalior1913-23 Official 3p. pale grey with variety overprint lower line omitted owing to downward displacement, part original gum, toned. B.P.A. Certificate (2018) mentioning 'corner perf. crease at lower right'. S.G. O51b var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IranA duplicated mint and used selection in a stockbook, packets and loose, including some first types, 1918 (Nov.) set (5 mint, 31 cancelled to order), 5k. (240+ mint), modern mint sets, etc., forgeries, reprints, mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IranSelection on stockpages, including 1927 Air 20k., 30k., 1928 Air 3k. to 30k., 1949 War effort (2), 1950 U.P.U. set, 1950 Internment, 1950 Economic Conference (2), 1950 Birthday set (mint and used), 1953 Sports, 1954 Return of Shah, 1956 Olympics, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1876 -82 remaindered mint and used collection on pages, envelope stamps, including 1876 1(sh.) with blocks of six and twelve, 2(sh.) block of eight, 5(ch.) block of four, 10(ch.) (8), 1879-80 1(sh.), 2(sh.), 10(sh.) (2 fine mint), 1881 5c., 10c., 1881-82 25c., 1f. (3), 5f., 10f., (3), 1882 (Nov.) 10(sh.), forgeries, so-call Official imitations, speculative issues, etc., many fine. An interesting and unusual lot with several marked "Ex Ferrari" or "Ex Oldfield"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1906 typeset 1ch. to 13ch., the set of six values in cancelled sheets of twelve (6x2); fine. S.G. 292-297Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1908-09 Mohammed Ali Mirza 50kr. vermilion and gold, 125 unmounted mint examples mostly in blocks; chiefly fine. S.G. 316Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1918 (Nov.) 2k. to 5to., over 200 unmounted mint sets with many blocks, some creases but at least 200 fine mint sets. S.G. 510-516Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1921 Bushire surcharge 10c. on 6ch. (10), 1kr. on 12ch. (30 including a block of nine), Teheran surcharge 10ch. on 6ch. (21 with two blocks of six), 1k. on 12ch. (block of twenty, folded and stuck together), part original gum or unused. S.G. 551-554Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iran1948 to 1954 Fund to Rebuild Avicenna's Tomb first series (54 sets), second series (50 sets), third series (50 sets), fourth series (54 sets), fifth series (38 sets), unmounted mint, mostly in blocks, chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqA valuable mint and used stock housed in five albums or stockbooks, packets and loose contained in a carton, including Issues for Mosul, 1918-21 ½a. on 5pa. folded sheet of 100, 1932 New Currency with minor varieties, 1953 Coronation set in blocks of 15, cancellations, India used in Iraq, Railway labels on pieces, etc., mixed conditionAdditional video is available for this lot, please see the link at the auction/viewing information.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqBritish Occupation of Iraq1918-21 ¼a. on 5pa. to 10r. on 100pi., the set of 13 values perforated "specimen", large part original gum (6a. on 2pi. unused and thinned), hinge remainders and some other faults. A rare set. Also ½a. 10pa. and 1½a. on 5pa. overprinted "specimen" part stained original gum. S.G. 1s-14s, etc., £850+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqBritish Occupation of Iraq1918-21 ½a. on 10pa., vertical pair, tied by manuscript Kirkuk cancellation to 1918 (1 Nov.) cover addressed (in Arabic) to Political Officer Philby; roughly opened and with part of flap missing. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqBritish Occupation of Iraq1918-21 2½a. on 1pi. bright blue, diagonal bisect, tied to cover by the usual Makinah c.d.s. of Dec. 1919; philatelic usage and a little roughly opened at top. scarce. S.G. 5Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1927 King Faisal I 1r. red-brown and Official 1r. red-brown, both overprinted "specimen", large part original gum, a few short perfs., fine. S.G. 76s, O79s, £230Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1927 King Faisal I 1r. red-brown and Official 1r. red-brown, both overprinted "specimen", large part original gum; fine. S.G. 76s, O79s, £230Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1927 King Faisal I 1r. red-brown and Official 1r. red-brown, both overprinted "specimen", original gum; fine. S.G. 76s, O79s, £230Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1931 King Faisal I ½a. to 25r. violet perforated "specimen", large part original gum; fine. S.G. 80s-91s, £1,600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1931 King Faisal I ½a. to 25r. violet perforated "specimen", large part original gum, a few slight traces of toning on the reverse; fine. S.G. 80s-92s, £1,600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1931 King Faisal 25r. violet, unmounted mint from the upper left corner of the sheet (hinged in the margin); superb. S.G. 92, £2250Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1932 (Apr.) 10f. on 2a. orange, horizontal pair, one with inverted Arabic "1", 75f. on 1r. chocolate, horizontal pair, one with inverted Arabic "5", Official 5f. on 1a. red-brown, horizontal pair, one with inverted Arabic "5"; mint or large part original gum; fine. S.G. 111a, 117a, O124a, £355Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1932 (Apr.) 25f. on 4a. violet horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet with part Bradbury Wilkinson imprint, the first with inverted Arabic "5", the second with "Flis" for "Fils" errors, original gum; superb and rare. S.G. 114c, £2,750Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1932 ½d. on 10r. scarlet, variety no bar in English "½", unmounted mint from the lower left corner of the sheet; fine and rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1978). S.G. 120a, £2250Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1932 (May-June) 2f. to 1d. and Official 2f. to 1d., unmounted mint or large part original gum; a few a little stained but chiefly fine and fresh. S.G. 138-154, O155-O171, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1934-38 King Ghazi 1d. claret (29), 1941-47 1d. turquoise-green perf. 12x13½ (9), perf. 14½x14 (15), used; chiefly fine. S.G. 189, 229, 229a, £1,043Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1940 (May) envelope to Basra franked 1f., 2f. and 3f., Iraq Railways 10f. blue and orange, blue octagonal Baghdad cancellations; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1941-47 duplicated mint and used selection in a brown stockbook and loose, including 3f. "Cloud" flaw, "Cloud" with punched hole and re-entry in top inscription, each in a Plate number block of four, 4f., 5f., Official 3f., 4f. and 5f. re-entry n top inscription, each contained in a block of four, 8f. carmine-rose (3 sheets of 100, block of 30), 8f. yellow-buff sheet of 100, 10f. carmine-rose (2 sheets of 100, block of 44), 15f. blue (sheet of 100, block of 94), 20f. black (sheet of 100, block of 94), etc., unmounted mint, part original gum and used, chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT...

Iraq1941-47 1f. to 1d., set in blocks of four with most perfs. and shades (35 blocks), unmounted mint or original gum; chiefly fine and a difficult group to assemble. S.G. 208-229a, £1,040+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1941-47 3f. emerald "Cloud" flaw with punched hole, "Cloud" flaw with punched hole and knife cuts (gum stained), re-entry in top inscription contained in blocks of four, 5f. lake re-entry in top inscription contained in a block of six from the top of the sheet, Official 3f. emerald re-entry in top inscription contained in a block of four, 4f. violet re-entry in top inscription two examples contained in a block of ten, unmounted mint, chiefly fine. S.G. 210b, 210c, 212a, O232a, O233a,Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1941-47 3f. emerald, "Cloud" flaw (5), "Cloud" with punched hole (3), re-entry in top inscription (4), 4f. violet re-entry in top inscription (4), broken Arabic "1", 5f. lake re-entry in top inscription (3), all contained in blocks of four, unmounted mint or original gum; chiefly fine. S.G. 210a, 210b, 210c, 211a, 211b, 212a, £570++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1941-47 3f. emerald, "Cloud" flaw (5), "Cloud" with punched hole (3), re-entry in top inscription (4), 4f. violet re-entry in top inscription (4), broken Arabic "1", 5f. lake re-entry in top inscription (3), all contained in blocks of four, unmounted mint or original gum; chiefly fine. S.G. 210a, 210b, 210c, 211a, 211b, 212a, £570++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1941-60, a group of 'specimen' overprints (160) Ex. the postal authority's archives, written up with dates recieved and stuck down on pages including 1941-47 opt. diagonally in red or black 1f. (2), 4f. (2), 5f. (2), 8f. (2), 10f. (2), 15f. (2), 20f. (2), 25f., 50f. (2) and 100f. (2); 1941-43 Official 2f. (2), 3f. (2), 25f., 30f. (2), 40f. (2), 75f. (2), 200f. (2); 1948-51 part set including ½d. and 1d., with 3f., 10f., 20., 75f., 100f. and 200f. opt. horizontally; 1948-51 part set including ½d. and 1d.; 1948-51 Official part set including ½d. and 1d.; 1949 Air set ; 1949 UPU set; 1953 set...

Iraq1942 1f. to 12f., set in blocks of 12 (4x3) from the upper right corners of the sheets, 6f. deep sepia and vermilion block of eight, 1948-51 1f. to 1d., 1954-57 1f. to 200f., Official 1f. to 10f., unmounted mint or part original gum (1948-51 set); fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1948-49 "Save Palestine" overprints, a selection comprising S.G. T324-325, T327, T328-328a, T329, T330, T331-331b, T335, T337, all in unmounted mint blocks of nine, one stamp in the T328 block with rounded corner but it also includes the re-entered inscription; fine. A very rare group. Cat. £5,200+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1948-49 "Save Palestine" overprints, Revenue 50f. red-brown, 100f. violet, 200f. green and ½d. orange, each in a block of four from the foot of the sheet with part imprint, unmounted mint (hinged in the margins; fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1948-49 Obligatory Tax perf. 14 5f. lake, complete sheet of 100 (10x10) with several showing the re-entry in top inscription variety; unmounted mint, folded through central vertical perfs., fine and scarce. S.G. T328aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1949 King Faisal perf. and imperf. miniature sheets, 1953 Coronation miniature sheet, all overprinted "specimen", unmounted mint, fine and scarce. S.G. MS 297s, 345s, £700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1949 King Faisal II perf. and imperf. miniature sheets, ten of each, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. MS297, £3,800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1949 King Faisal II miniature sheet perf. (6), imperf. (7), 1949 Air miniature sheet perf., all used, chiefly fine. S.G. MS297, MS338, £4,365Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1949 Faisal II perf. and imperf., 1949 perf. and imperf., 1953 Coronation miniature sheets, used,; some faults. S.G. MS 297, 338, 345, £1,305Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1949 King Faisal II miniature sheet perf. (2), imperf. (2), 1949 Air miniature sheet perf. (6), imperf. (6), 1953 Coronation miniature sheet (4), unmounted mint, a few tiny faults but chiefly fine. S.G. MS297, 338, 345, £3,800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1952-2004 collection of eighty, mostly commercial, covers housed in a black stockbook, including "Iraqi Republic" overprints, meter frankings, incoming mail, first flights, registered, aerogrammes, military with FSSG, etc., chiefly fine and an interesting groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1957 Red Crescent 28f. Prussian blue, a lower left corner block of eight (2x4), one horizontal pair with overprint double, fine unmounted mint. A unique positional piece. S.G. 395a, £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) Iraq1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1934-48 1d., 1948-51 1f. to 1d., 1954-57 1f. to 200f., all in unmounted mint blocks of four; fine. S.G. 418-442, £1,130+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.

Iraq1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1934-38 1d., 1948-51 12f. to 1d., 1954-56 1f. to 200f., 1957-58 1f. to 200f., also on 1954-57 1f. grey-blue sheet of 100 containing the lines of overprint transposed errors [R7/1-4] and another sheet with the errors corrected; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 418, 419-458Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1934-38 1d., 1948-51 ½d., 1954-57 200f., Official 1947-51 60f., 75f., 200f. and 1d., 1955-58 50f. and 100f., all showing broken Arabic "ta" variety, unmounted mint, three in pairs with normal; fine and very scarce. S.G. 418, 424, 442, O477-479, O481, O495, O497Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1954-57 1f. indigo block of 25, four with lines of overprint transposed, 2f. deep brown, block of 12, six with lines of overprint transposed, 10f. blue, block of 8, four with lines of overprint transposed, 1957-58 1f. blue block of 8, four with lines on overprint transposed, 5f. emerald block of 4, two with lines of overprint transposed, Official 1958 1f. blue block of 4, two with lines of overprint transposed, unmounted mint except the last item with is unused; fine and scarce group. S.G. 426a, 427a, 432a, 443a, 447a, O498a, £1,056++Subject to 20% V...

Iraq1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1957-58 1f. slate-blue, block of twelve (4x3), the middle horizontal row variety lines of overprint transposed; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 443a, £220+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iraq1960 Al-Rasafi 10f. lake block of six (3x2) from the top of the sheet, variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint; some gum wrinkles, fine. Also a block of six, one with overprint omitted, fine and a spectacular error. S.G. 539a, £1,500+, 539var.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.

Iraq1966 Al Rasafi 10f. lake (without "1960" overprint), complete sheet of fifty (10x5), unmounted mint, a few wrinkles, fine. S.G. 732, £750++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1967 Obligatory Tax, Defence Fund 5f. brown, four blocks of ten (5x2), each from the upper right corner of the sheet and each block containing five lines of overprint transposed; unmounted mint, one error in each block with slight wrinkles, fine. S.G. T764a, £600++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1970 Press Day 15f. marginal block of four, variety overprint inverted, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 896a, £340+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Iraq1973 Faisal Definitives overprinted by bars, Postage and Official set, 1973 Official with leaf overprints (both types), all in unmounted mint horizontal pairs; fine and a very difficult group to assemble. S.G. 1075-O1096, O1130-O1147aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1920-23 Script ½a. on 10pa., 4a. on 1¾pi., 6a. on 2pi., 8a. on 2½pi, 12a. on 5pi. and 2r. on 25pi., each in a part sheet of 60 or 50 (the last two values) with part imprint, fine mint, mostly unmounted. S.G. O33, O36-O40, £11,870++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqPostal Stationery1919 Postcards ½a. on 10pa. outward portion only, 1a. on 20pa. outward and reply portions, envelope 1a. on 20pa., unused, good to fine. Also unsurcharged envelope from Chichli, censored and with parts of the address panel removedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqPostal Stationery1924-57 selection (8), comprising postcards Faisal I ½a., 3f. on ½a. unused, envelopes Faisal I 0189a. (3 used, one uprated with 1½a., another address excised), Air Mail letter cards 1932 15c., Aerogrammes1957 14f. and 35f. unused; mostly 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.

IraqPostal StationeryAerogrammes: 1957-58 14f. and 35f., 1962 14f. and 35f. with stamps applied covering Faisal II imprinted stamps, unused; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal I ½a. to 25r. violet, perforated "specimen", original gum; fresh and rare. S.G. O93s-O105s, £1,600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal I ½a. to 25r. violet, perforated "specimen", large part original gum; fine and fresh. S.G. O93s-O105s, £1,600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal I 25r. violet, original gum; fine and rare. S.G. O105, £2,500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal I 25r. violet, mint, a couple of slightly short perfs. at foot; fine and fresh. S.G. O105, £2,500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal I 25r. violet, large part original gum; fine. S.G. O105, £2,500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal 25r. violet, from the left of the sheet, very lightly hinged; fine. S.G. O105, £2,500Subject 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) IraqOfficial Stamps1931 King Faisal 25r. violet, fine used and very rare thus. S.G. O105, £3,500Subject 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) IraqOfficial Stamps1932 (Apr.) 3f. on ½a. green, horizontal pair from the upper left corner of the sheet, variety one without surcharge, unmounted mint (hinged and small thin in the margin); fine and an extremely rare variety. B.P.A. Certificate (2011). S.G. O122a, £1,400Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1941-43 1f. to 1d., the set in blocks of four with most shades and perfs. (31 blocks), unmounted mint or large part original gum; chiefly fine. S.G. O230-O254a, £720+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqOfficial Stamps1941-43 1f. to 1d., the set with perf. varieties in 34 blocks of four, unmounted mint, chiefly fine. S.G.O230-O254, £725+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.

IraqOfficial Stamps1948-51 King Faisal II 2f. to 1d. set of twenty-six overprinted "specimen", unmounted mint; fine. S.G. O298s-O323s, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqOfficial Stamps1948-51 5f. brown lake with overprint double, 1958-60 on 1955-58 1f. pair with overprint inverted, 3f. lake pair with overprint double, one sideways and on 1958 10f. blue with overprint double, used on four commercial covers, mostly with other values; fine. S.G. O303a, O482, O484, O505vars.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.

IraqOfficial Stamps1948-51 Faisal II set (except 3f. brown-lake, 5f. emerald, 14f., 16f., 28f. and 50f.) in blocks of four, the original set as issued on 15 Jan. 1948; unmounted mint, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqOfficial Stamps1948-51 set of 26 values in blocks of four, unmounted mint; gum toned, fine. S.G. O298-O323, £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) IraqOfficial Stamps1955-55 1f. to 100f., 1957-58 Postage 1f. to 10f., prepared for use but not issued 15f. to 200f. (9 values), 1958 1f. to 1f., prepared for use but not issues 8f., 30f. and 50f., all in unmounted mint blocks of four; fine. S.G. O364-O379, 396-403, O404-O410, 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.

IraqOfficial Stamps1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1941-43 200f., 1948-51 1f. (pair), 15f., 16f., 25f., 28f., 60f. to 1d., 1955-58 1f. to 100f., 1958 1f. to 10f. (except 2f.), all except one in blocks of four, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. O459a, O460 O472-O498, O500-O505, £770+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqOfficial Stamps1958-60 "Iraqi Republic" overprints on 1948-51 1f. grey-blue, complete sheet of 100 with overprint inverted, unmounted mint, the ninth horizontal row with crease and folded through central horizontal perfs., fine. S.G. O482var.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) IraqOfficial Stamps1971-72 error small overprint on Costumes 15f., unmounted mint block of six (3x2) from the upper right corner of the sheet; some gum wrinkles and printing ink marks on the margins. Rare. S.G. O968a, £1,500+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) IraqOfficial Stamps1973 Bars overprints on Postage and Official sets, 1973 Official Leaf overprints, 1973 Official overprints on 1947-51, 1955-58 and 1948-49 issues, all in unmounted mint blocks of four; fine and a difficult group to assemble. S.G.1075-O1096, O1130a-O1147aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1973 Bars overprints on 1954-57 10f., 15f., 25f. (50 of each), 1957-58 10f. (40), 15f. and 25f. (50 of each), Official 1955-58 25f. (25), 50f. (20), unmounted mint in blocks; fine and scarce. S.G. 1075-1080, O1083-O1084, £2,400+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1973 "Leaf" motif overprint over bars 15f. (70), 1957-58 1948-51 25f. (36), all in unmounted mint blocks; fine. S.G. O1087, O1093, O1096, £2,375Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1973 (Later) "Leaf" motif overprints on 1948-51 12f. (90 including 14 with overprint errors), 16f. (46 including 8 overprint errors), 15f. (20, 6 overprint errors, 40f. (44 with 13 overprint errors), 100f. (24 one with overprint error), unmounted mint blocks, fine and a rare group. S.G. O1130a, 1130b, O1131, O1132, O1133, O1134b, O1136, £2,760+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IraqOfficial Stamps1973 (Later) "Leaf" motif overprints on 1955-58 20f., 30f. and 40f. (blocks of 20 of each, 6 with overprint error), 60f. (46, two with overprint error), 100f. (block of 26, one with overprint error); unmounted mint; fine and scarce. S.G. O1142a, O1142b, O1142c, O1143, O1144, £2,240+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqRevenue StampsMosul: 1917-19 Selection of nine Petition documents bearing a variety of stamps; 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) IraqRevenue Stamps1917 selection of Turkish 2pi. or 5pi. Revenues stamps overprinted "English Military Government" in Arabic, used, three on pieces, 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.

IraqRevenue Stamps1918-21 watermark Script Lighthouse Garden ½a. on 10pa. green, overprinted "revenue", mint block of fifty (5x10), the right hand half of the sheet with part imprint; vertical crease affecting the first vertical row; fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IraqRevenue Stamps1920-35 selection of nine Petition documents bearing a variety of Revenue stamps; 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) IraqRevenue Stamps1948-49 seven financial documents bearing Revenues with Arabic "Save Palestine" overprints, all different frankings; 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.

IrelandMint and used selection on stock pages, including 1922 Dollard to 10/-, 1922-23 to 10/-, 1937 St. Patrick 2/6d. to 10/-, 1940-68 to 10/- (2), 1953 An Tostal (2), 1953 Emmet (2), 1957 Brown, later issues, booklets, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IrelandBooklet1931-40 2/- black on red, Edition 31-1, complete, 1d. panes with trimmed perfs at top; the last ½d. pane with split perfs at top right, fresh and fine. Rare. S.G. SB1, £4,000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IsraelDuplicated selection on stockpages and loose, including 1948 Coins set with full tab cancelled on sheet (15pr., 20pr. and 50pr. creased through the tabs, 1000pr. slightly stained, also 500m. with tab (two unused, one of these regummed, and used), 1000pr. short tab used, 1950 Independence set, 1962 Air £I3 (24 Plate blocks of four, covers with with first day covers, 1948 Coins 50pr. pair with full tabs on cover to the Governor General of the Seychelles, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Israel1948 Coins 3pr. to 50pr. with full tabs, used on unaddressed illustrated first day cover, the 3pr. rouletted, the 10pr. perf. 10x11, fine. Also over 100 later covers, mostly first day, including 1950 Post Office 500pr. and 1952 Menora 1000pr. without tabs; chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Israel1948 Coins 250m., 500m. and 1000m. with tabs (1,000m. missing the bottom selvedge), original gum (250m.) or unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 7-9Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesMostly mint duplicated selection on stock pages, including Eritrea 1893 20c. (2), 1903 40c., 1909 Express letter 30c. (2), 1934 Abruzzi (3), 1934 Rome-Mogadiscio (2), General Issues 1932 Dante Air 100L. (6), 1934 Football Postage and Air set, Air set (2), Italian East Africa1941 Axis commemoration with additional 1L. value at centre, Libya Tripolitania 1929 Trade Fair set, 1933 Balbo (9 sets), 1934 Rome-Buenos Air, 1934 Rome-Mogadiscio set, Somalia 1926-31 Parcel Post, 1926-30 with values to 10L. )2). 1934 Rome-Mogadiscio set, 1933 Visit set, etc., chiefl...

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesMostly mint selection on stockpages, including General Issues 1932 Dante Air 100L. block of four, Italian East Africa 1938 Postage and Air sets, Italian Post Offices in Crete 1906 1c. to 5L., Libya 1909 1L., 5L., Cyrenaica 1933 Zeppelin set with Express, Tripolitania 1933 Zeppelin set, 1934 Oasis flight Air set, Somalia 1916 Red Cross, 1923 Express 30b. on 60c. and 60b. on 1L. 20 blocks of four, 1932-38 5c. to 25L. with 2L. 55 perf. 14, etc., chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesGeneral Issues1934 Football Postage and Air set, unmounted mint, the 50L. with a very slight bend; fine. S.G. 76-87Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesAustrian Territories Acquired by ItalyMint selection (45) on a stockpage, including Trentino 1918 (Dec.) to 1L. (2), 1919 5h. on 5c. error "5" omitted, "er" omitted, 20h. on 20c. "r" omitted, "2" omitted, surcharge double, Venezia Giulia 1918-19 to 1L., 1c., 2c. and 5c. overprint inverted, etc., large part original gum; chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesAustrian Territories Acquired by ItalyTrentino 1918 overprints on Austria 3h. to 1k. (except 90h.), Venezia Giulia 1918 overprints on Austria 3h. to 4k. (with additional 40h.), 1919 Postage Due set, part original gum, chiefly fine, many with handstamps on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesDodecanese IslandsMint and used collection (150) on stockpages, including 1931 Eucharistic Congress set, 1932 Garibaldi with Express, 1932 Italian Occupation set, 1933 Zeppelin set, 1933 Balbo (4 sets), 1934 Football, 1934 Military Medal Postage, Air and Express (2 sets), 1943 Relief Fund with Express, etc., chiefly good to fine with some unmountedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesLibya - Tripolitania1925-26 Royal Wedding perf. 11 1L. 25 blue, original gum; fine and scarce. S.G. 24b, £2,000Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices and ColoniesLibya1915-24 Parcel Post 12L. red-brown,, unmounted mint block of fifty pairs, creasing and faults affecting some but chiefly fine and a rare block. S.G. P27, £7,000++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyItalian Post Offices in the Turkish EmpireMint collection (85) on stockpages, including General Issues 1881-83 5c. to 2L., Albania, Offices in Europe and Asia, Constantinople 1922 large figures to 90pi. on 10L., Express 15pi. on 30c., Durazzo 1909-11 20pi. on 5L. Scutari 1909 1909-15 set, etc., mint or part original gum; chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyA valuable, mostly mint duplicated selection contained in a damaged stockbook and on pages, including some States, 1863 Postage Due 10c. with gum, 1863-65 10c. (2, one very fine), 15c., 40c., 1877 10c.1879-82 20c., 25c. (2), 1889 5c., 1890-91 20c. on 50c., 1901 50c., 1910 Plebiscite sets, 1922 Congress set, 1923 Black Shirt set (2), 1923 Manzoni 5l. (2), 1930 Virgil Postage and Air (2), 1932 Garibaldi Postage, Air and Express (3), 1933 Zeppelin set (2), 1933 Balbo 5L. 25+ 19L. 75 (i-reca used), 1934 Football Postage and Air, 1934 Rome-Mogadisicio set, 1945-48 30L., 100L., 1947 St. Catheri...

ItalyModena: 1852-57 without stop 5c. on green, Parma 1852 15c., Sicily 1859 2g., 10g., 20g. (2), Tuscany 1851-52 2c., unused or part original gum, mixed condition. Also Papal States 1867 imperf. 10c. block of 4 reprintsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

JapanDuplicated mint and used selection on stock pages, including forgeries of the early issues, 1875 45s., 1905 Postal Services, 1915 Coronation, 1919 Peace, 1921 European Tour set (4), 1925 Silver Wedding (2), 1935 Manchukuo (2), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

JapanDuplicated mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1906 Military Review 1½s., 1914-25 50s., 1915 Coronation 10s. (3), 1916 Investiture 10s. blue, 1919 Peace (6 sets), 1921 Japanese Post, 1921 European Tour set with additional 10s. (8 with a block of four), 1925 Silver Wedding (2), 1927 U.P.U. 6s., 10s. (2), 1936 Kwantung 10s., 1948 Philatelic Week 5y, 1949 Postal Week 8y. (2), miniature sheets, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 20r. black on purple on red, large part original gum with expert's signature on reverse, fine and bright colour. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 59, £475provenance:Siegel, 14-15 May 2014 Purchased at this sale by Drs. Edward and Joanne Dauer.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) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 20r. purple and blue, large part original gum, fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 60, £550.provenance:Siegel, 14-15 May 2014 Purchased at this sale by Drs. Edward and Joanne Dauer.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) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 100r. purple and black, large part original gum, very fine and fresh. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). S.G. 62, £