South & Central America Auction Images Page 11

Lot 992 - 1890 - ½ deep brown, 1a deep blue green, 2a vermilion, 3a black on dull red, 4a yellow brown, 4½a brown purple, 8a blue, 2r brick red, 3r slate purple and 4r ultramarine 'Arms' issue plus 1895 5a black on grey blue and 7½a black all fine mint or unused. (SG 4b, 5b, 6, 8a, 9, 11a, 12, 16/18 & 29/30, Cat £73+) - Est £32

Lot 993 - 1895 - 6a pale brown QV issue of India with 'British East Africa' opt, a good mint copy. (SG 56, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 994 - 1896 - Nice range of used QV inc the set to 1r plus a few duplicates and a couple of shades. Mixed condition generally good to fine. (SG 65/75, 66a & 66b, Cat £150++) - Est £50

Lot 995 - 1896 - 2a chocolate, 2½a deep blue, 5a yellow bistre, 7½a mauve and 8a grey olive QV issue all fine mint. (SG 67/8 & 72/4, Cat £68+) - Est £30

Lot 996 - 1896 - 1r pale dull blue QV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 75, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 997 - 1922 - TANGANYIKA: 3/- black 'Giraffe' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 85, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 998 - 1922 - TANGANYIKA: 5/- black & scarlet 'Giraffe' issue, wmk sideways, a fine mint copy. (SG 86, Cat £95) - Est £45

Lot 999 - 1925 - TANGANYIKA: Registered cover franked on reverse with pair 1922 30c black & blue 'Giraffe' issue (SG 79) tied by MOROGORO cds's with lovely blue on white printed 'R MOROGORO' reg label on front. Addressed to FRANCE with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 1000 - 1935 - 'Postage Due' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG D7/12, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 1001 - 1935 - 1d black & red brown GV issue, a superb used marginal block of fifteen on piece with multiple strikes of JINJA UGANDA cds's dated 8 SEP 1937. (SG 110, Cat £22+) - Est £16

Lot 1002 - 1935 - 10/- purple & blue GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 122, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 1003 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of twenty fine mint. (SG 131/150b, Cat £250) - Est £120

Lot 1004 - 1938 - 2/- lake brown & brown purple GVI issue, perf 13¼, a fine mint copy. (SG 146, Cat £175) - Est £75

Lot 1005 - 1938 - 3/- deep violet blue & black GVI issue, perf 13 x 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 147ac, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1006 - 1938 - 3/- deep violet blue & black GVI issue, perf 13 x 11¾, a fine mint copy. (SG 147a, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 1007 - 1938 - 5/- black & carmine GVI issue perf 13¼ x 13¾, a fine mint copy. (SG 148b, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 1008 - 1938 - 5/- black & carmine GVI issue, perf 13¼, a fine mint copy. (SG 148, Cat £160) - Est £70

Lot 1009 - 1938 - 10/- purple & blue GVI issue, perf 13¼, a fine cds used copy. (SG 149, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 1010 - 1938 - 10/- reddish purple & blue GVI issue, perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 149a, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1011 - 1946 - Cover franked with 1938 3 x 10c red brown & orange and pair 50c purple & black GVI issue (SG 134 & 144e) tied by BOMBO UGANDA cds's. Sent airmail to TUNISIA . Cover has a few light tones but an unusual destination. - Est £20

Lot 1012 - 1954 - 10/- black & deep ultramarine QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 179, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 1013 - 1960 - 20/- violet blue & lake QE2 issue, the top value fine mint. (SG 198, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1014 - 1890 - 1d dull purple & rose QV issue, a fine mint block of four. (SG 2, Cat £34) - Est £16

Lot 1015 - 1890 - 4d dull mauve & orange and 1/- green & carmine QV issue, both good to fine mint copies. (SG 4 & 7, Cat £34) - Est £16

Lot 1016 - 1902 - 2d blue EVII postal stationery registered envelope (H&G C2) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 1017 - 1905 - 6d dull purple & brown EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 34, Cat £55) - Est £26

Lot 1018 - 1905 - 1/- green & carmine EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 35, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1019 - 1912 - 3d purple on yellow GV issue with white back, a fine mint copy. (SG 51a, Cat £95) - Est £38

Lot 1020 - 1912 - 1/- black on green GV issue with white back, a fine mint copy. (SG 54a, Cat £90) - Est £36

Lot 1021 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 88/91, Cat £35) - Est £18

Lot 1022 - 1938 - 'GVI' issue, the basic set of nineteen fine mint. (SG 95/114c, Cat £200 minimum) - Est £100

Lot 1023 - 1938 - 3d orange GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper a good mint copy. (SG 107, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1024 - 1938 - 3d orange and 3d pale orange GVI issue, both shades fine mint. (SG 107/107a, Cat £42+) - Est £20

Lot 1025 - 1938 - 2/- reddish purple and blue on blue and 2/- deep purple and blue on blue GVI issue, both shades fine mint. (SG 111 & 111a, Cat £56) - Est £26

Lot 1026 - 1863 - ½d yellow buff QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC', perf 14, a fine unused copy. (SG 10, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 1027 - 1863 - ½d yellow buff QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC', perf 14 x 12½, a good used copy. (SG 16, Cat £100) - Est £40

Lot 1028 - 1882 - ½d orange yellow QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA', perf 14, a fine used copy. (SG 18, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 1029 - 1899 - 10/- blue black 'Top Value', a fine mint copy. (SG 35, Cat £100) - Est £50

Lot 1030 - 1904 - 5/- green & red on yellow EVII issue, a superb cds used copy. (SG 63, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1031 - 1914 - 2/- purple & bright blue on blue GV issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 86, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1032 - 1922 - 3d purple on orange buff wmk 'Multi Crown CA', ½d green, 2d grey, 2½d bright blue, 6d dull & bright purple and 2/- purple & blue on blue wmk 'Multi Script CA' all with 'SELF GOVERNMENT' opts fine mint. (SG 108, 115, 117/120, Cat £94+) - Est £45

Lot 1033 - 1922 - 5/- orange yellow & bright ultramarine a fine mint copy. (SG 137, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 1034 - 1926 - ¼d to 1/-, 2/- and 3/- GV issue all good to fine used. (SG 157/66, 168 & 170, Cat £157+) - Est £60

Lot 1035 - 1926 - 2/6 black & vermilion, 3/- black & blue and 5/- black & green all fine mint. (SG 169/71, Cat £66) - Est £32

Lot 1036 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 210/3, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 1037 - 1936 - Printed fold out 'Rotterdamsche Lloyd Rotterdam Batavia' lettersheet with map illustration on back and Passengers illustration inside franked with 1930 6d violet & scarlet GV issue (SG 202) tied by AIR MAIL MALTA cds to FRANCE plus a 1935 cover with 1928 6d violet & scarlet 'AIR MAIL' opt issue (SG 185) sent airmail from VALLETTA to UK. (2 items) - Est £25

Lot 1038 - 1948 - £1 indigo GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 250, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 1039 - 1956 - £1 yellow brown QE2 issue a fine mint copy. (SG 282, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 1040 - 1961 - Cover franked with 1956 ½d orange and 1½d bluish green QE2 issue (SG 267 & 269) tied by two fine strikes of ZEJTUN cds dated NOV 4 1961. Addressed to SLIEMA. - Est £15

Lot 1041 - 1856 - 1r yellow mint and 4r dull vermilion unused HIDALGO issue both without district opt, margins large to touching with nice colour. (SG 2c & 4b, Cat £100) - Est £40

Lot 1042 - 1856 - 4r dull vermilion 'Hidalgo' issue with 'MARAVATIO' district opt, a fine mint copy with gum, tight margins. Scarce. (SG 4a, Cat £130) - Est £80

Lot 1043 - 1861 - 4r black on yellow 'Hidalgo' issue with 'APAM' district opt used with part straight line 'OTUMBA' cancel. 1994 EPSI certificate accompanies stating 'Stamp and district opt are genuine but the cancel is a remainder marking'. (SG 11, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1044 - 1864 - 2r orange 'Eagle' issue with 'Mexico' district opt only, an unused copy. (SG 21, Cat £41) - Est £20

Lot 1045 - 1866 - 50c yellow green LITHO 'Maximilian' issue with '95 1866' numeral and 'Mexico' district overprint. A fine cds used copy, four large margins. Underrated issue. (SG 39) - Est £20

Lot 1046 - 1866 - 50c green ENGRAVED 'Maximilian' issue with '11 867' numerals and 'Mexico' district overprint. A used copy, three margins, touching at right. Underrated issue. (SG 43) - Est £25

Lot 1047 - 1866 - 50c green ENGRAVED 'Maximilian' issue with '128 866' numerals and 'Veracruz' district overprint. A fine lightly used copy, four good to large margins. Underrated issue. (SG 43) - Est £40

Lot 1048 - 1867 - GUADALAJARA: 2r black on pale green batonne paper 'Provisional' issue, a fine lightly used copy. (SG 8) - Est £25

Lot 1049 - 1868 - GUADALAJARA: Mourning cover franked with 1868 2r black on lilac batonne paper 'Guadalajara' PROVISIONAL issue (SG 30) tied by undated oval FRANQUEADO GUADALAJARA 'Wreath' cancel. Addressed to MEXICO CITY. Cover is lightly toned but attractive. - Est £95

Lot 1050 - 1869 - SELLO NEGRO: Stampless cover from MATAMOROS dated 'Aug 1869' with firms cachet and oval 'FRANCO' in black and undated boxed 'MATAMOROS' marking. Addressed to SALTILLO. A very late Sello Negro. - Est £30

Lot 1051 - 1874 - POSTAL STATIONERY: Lovely range of 1874 - 1884 'Hidalgo' postal stationery envelopes, all unused with varied district opts and numbers, with & without wmk, 'HABILITADO' opts, a few with multiple stamp impressions and a one devalued with manuscript 'X' mark. Nice group for further study. (19 items) - Est £80

Lot 1052 - 1879 - 5c orange and 10c blue 'Juarez' issue on thick laid paper with '2079' and '2080' numerals and 'PUEBLA' district opt with 'A' sub consignment opt of 'Apizaco'. Both fine used with red cancels. (SG 117/8) - Est £25

Lot 1053 - 1879 - 85c bright violet 'Juarez' issue on thick paper with '1282' district opt of TEPIC. A fine lightly used copy likely with a remainder cancel. Straight edge at left. (SG 121, Cat £170) - Est £45

Lot 1054 - 1879 - 25c blue 'Hidalgo' postal stationery envelope (H&G B9b) with '1979' number and 'QUERETARO' district opt at top left used with good strike of small oval FRANCO EN CELAYA cancel. Addressed to GUANAJUATO with small handstruck date marking on reverse and manuscript arrival endorsement on front. Backflap missing. - Est £45

Lot 1055 - 1883 - 5c brown + 10c green + 10c green 'Hidalgo' postal stationery envelope (H&G B13a) with '283' number and 'ZACATECAS' district opt in purple used with fine oval ZACATECAS E.U.M. cancel in purple dated AGO 13 1883. Addressed to MEXICO CITY. Small faults and part of back missing but a fine looking item. - Est £45

Lot 1056 - 1884 - Large duplicated accumulation of used 'Hidalgo Medallion' issues with green issued 1c (7), 2c (6), 3c (1), 4c (5), 5c (7), 6c (11), 10c (108), 12c (2) & 20c (7) plus colours issue 5c blue (4) & 10c orange (47). Useful lot for study. (SG Cat £150+++) - Est £40

Lot 1057 - 1886 - 10c green 'Hidalgo Medallion' postal stationery envelope (H&G B23) used with good strike of undated oval FRANCO EN S. JUAN DE LOS LLANOS cancel in blue. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with arrival cds pm reverse. Small part of backflap missing. - Est £35

Lot 1058 - 1888 - 5c blue, 6c brick red, 10c orange and 12c brick red 'Numeral' issue postal stationery envelopes (UPSS #E43/E45 all type 1 except E45 which is Type 2, H&G 34/37) with opening at long end, printed by Waterlow & Sons. All good to fine unused. (4) - Est £25

Lot 1059 - 1891 - 4c vermilion 'Numeral' postal stationery envelope (H&G B33, side opening) used with added 1890 1c green and 5c ultramarine 'Numeral' issue (SG 187 & 191) tied by MEXICO CITY cds's dated 24 JAN 1891. Addressed to GUANAJUATO. A fine three colour franking on postal stationery. - Est £75

Lot 1060 - 1892 - 5c blue 'Numeral' PSC (H&G 30) used with oval FRANCO EN CARRIZAL cancel in black dated 2 OCT 1892. Addressed to MAGDALENA with CHIHUAHUA transit cds on front. - Est £25

Lot 1061 - 1894 - WELLS FARGO: Large 20c red 'Wells Fargo' postal stationery envelope (H&G B33a) used as a 'Paste up' with small plain envelope attached to the reverse used with oval EXPRESS WELLS FARGO cancel in purple dated NOV 5 1894. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with MEXICO D.F. SUCURSAL 'A' arrival cds on front & reverse along with straight line 'CARTERO' marking. These envelopes were often pasted onto the back of the senders original envelope to pay the postage and the large format types have a low survival rate. Some creases as to be expected but very scarce. - Est £75

Lot 1062 - 1894 - REVENUES: Lovely 'Compania Mineral La Neoleonesa' share certificate with 1895 1p red REVENUE at top cancelled by the company cachet in purple plus a 1905 'Negociacion Minera de San Vicente' certificate dated 1905 with 1c green and 5c brown revenues attached. Both very attractive. (2) - Est £15

Lot 1063 - 1899 - 1p black & deep blue, a fine mint copy. (SG 274, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1064 - 1901 - Registered cover franked with 1899 10c yellow brown & purple and 20c blue & rose 'Eagle' ARMS issue (SG 270 & 272) tied by MEXICO CITY cds with printed red on white REG label alongside. Addressed to GERMANY with arrival cds on reverse. Nice franking. - Est £20

Lot 1065 - 1913 - CIVIL WAR: 3c black & red 'White Seal of Sonora' issue, a fine unused copy. (SG S3) - Est £40

Lot 1066 - 1914 - CIVIL WAR: Cover franked with 1914 1c blue and pair 2c yellow green 'Transitorio' issue (SG CT1/2) tied by BANAMICHI SON cds's dated 7 JUL 1914. Addressed to CANANEA, unclaimed with 'REZAGOS' and 'NO RECLAMADA' markings and large LA CANANEA LISTA cds on reverse along with various other transit & arrival marks. - Est £25

Lot 1067 - 1914 - CIVIL WAR: 5c orange PSE with 'GCM' monogram in violet (H&G IB20) used with two strikes of HERMOSILLO cds dated JUN 1914. Addressed to USA with NOGALES transit cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 1068 - 1915 - 4c rose carmine with 'CEATRO' FOR 'CUATRO' variety with 'OFICIAL' opt in black. (SG O315 var) - Est £20

Lot 1069 - 1915 - CIVIL WAR: 2c green on buff postal stationery wrapper with 'Villa Zapata' MONOGRAM opt in black commercially used with MEXICO CITY cds. Addressed locally. - Est £18

Lot 1070 - 1915 - CIVIL WAR: Colour PPC 'Hotel Hidalgo, Tijuana Hot Springs, B.C. Mexico' franked on message side with 1914 pair 2c green with 'Villa-Zapata Monogram' opt (SG CV22) tied by TIJUANA cds dated 4 AUG 1915. Addressed to USA. - Est £20

Lot 1071 - 1915 - CIVIL WAR: Cover franked with 1914 20c blue & lake with 'GOBIERNO CONSTITUTIONALISTA' SINALOA handstamp in violet (SG 14) tied by two strikes of CULIACAN cds. Addressed to MEXICO CITY. Cover trimmed at left but an uncommon provisional issue on cover. - Est £45

Lot 1072 - 1916 - 60c on 2c green 'Gold Currency' opt issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 374) - Est £15

Lot 1073 - 1917 - 40c mauve 'Map' issue on thin paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 410, Cat £55) - Est £30

Lot 1074 - 1917 - CINDERELLA: Sepia 'British Red Cross Day Mexico' label showing a nurse treating a patient dated '18th Oct 1917', two copies, one unused and the other used with a French arrival cds dated 1917. Couple of light tone spots. (2) - Est £12

Lot 1075 - 1918 - 5c ultramarine and 10c blue perforated issue with 'OFICIAL' opt reading up, both fine lightly used copies. The 5c has a few nibbled perfs at left. (SG O419/20, Cat £111) - Est £45

Lot 1076 - 1920 - 2c green 'Civil War' postal stationery card with 'GOBIERNO & CONSTITUTIONALISTA' opt in red (H&G I11) late use with added 1917 4c carmine (SG 396) tied by MEXICO CITY cds dated 22 FEB 1920. Addressed to FINLAND with arrival cds on front. Unusual use. - Est £30

Lot 1077 - 1922 - Registered AR cover franked with 1910 strip of four and pair 5c orange (SG 286) tied by AMATEPEQUE cds's with printed red on white REG label with 'Amatepeque' added in manuscript and 'AR' in circle marking alongside. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with transit & arrival marks on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 1078 - 1923 - CINDERELLA: 20c black, red & blue 'Sinaloa' REVOLUTIONARY arms issue inscribed 'Ejercito Renovador'. A fine mint copy. (Ingham #80) - Est £16

Lot 1079 - 1924 - REVOLUTIONARY ISSUES: 5c violet 'Yucatan Insurrection' issue, a cds used imperf copy with four margins. Stamp is a little grubby but uncommon. (SG Y445A) - Est £10

Lot 1080 - 1927 - DISASTER: Real photo Postcard showing the Cyclone with waves crashing onto the road & buildings inscribed 'El Oleage durante los dias del ciclon, fue formidable. - MAZATLAN, 10 de Sep de 1927'. Unused & very fine. - Est £20

Lot 1081 - 1931 - COMMEMORATIVE FLIGHT: Incoming cover from USA franked with 1930 5c violet AIR issue (SG A683) tied by WASHINGTON cancel dated JUL 24 1931 with illustrated 'THE AERO CLUB OF WASHINGTON WELCOMES THE NATIONAL AERONAUTIC ASSOCIATION JULY 23-24 131' cachet in purple. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with arrival marks on reverse. We cannot find any reference on this item. - Est £30

Lot 1082 - 1933 - '21st International Statistical Congress' issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 529/35, Cat £130) - Est £70

Lot 1083 - 1938 - '16th International Town Planning & Housing Congress, Mexico City' issue, the complete set of twelve fine mint. (SG 610/621, Cat £100) - Est £60

Lot 1084 - 1942 - FORGER: Cover with 'French Philatelic Agency, Apartado 404, Merida (Rep. of Mexico)' imprint at top left, one of the earlier incarnations of the prolific Mexican forger Raoul de Thuin. Franked with 2c green tied by MERIDA cds. Addressed to USA. - Est £10

Lot 1085 - 1946 - 'United Nations' issue, the complete set of eleven fine mint. (SG 766/76, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1086 - 1946 - '400th Anniversary of City of Zacatecas' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 777/85, Cat £55) - Est £30

Lot 1087 - 1949 - FORGER: Cover with 'BELGIAN EXPORT CO. Apartado 47 Progreso, Yuc (Rep. of Mexico)' imprint at top left, one of the incarnations of the prolific Mexican forger Raoul de Thuin. Franked with 1937 2c green (SG 599) tied by MERIDA cds. Addressed to USA - Est £10

Lot 1088 - 1950 - 10p turquoise & black AIR 'Definitive' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 858, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 1089 - 1950 - SAMPLE STAMPS: Circa 1950 pair of sample stamps depicting Aztec mask and fish and shell imagery one printed in red brown and the other the same but with added yellow in the design. Printed by 'TLALOC' with imprint and inscribed 'PRUEBLA'. Fine mint. (2) - Est £20

Lot 1090 - 1953 - 1p olive green 'Definitive' issue with REDRAWN SHADING, a fine cds used copy. (SG 883b, Cat £23) - Est £12

Lot 1091 - 1953 - 80c claret AIR definitive issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 892, Cat £110) - Est £55

Lot 1092 - 1925-1944 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: Group of four covers to USA from various originations all with TPO cancels with 1944 O.P.A. 64, 1945 O.P.A. 606, 1925 SERVICIO AMBULANTE 106 and 1943 SERVICIO AMBULANTE 296. The cancels vary from poor to good strikes but all are identifiable. (4 items) - Est £30

Lot 1093 - 1927-1970 - POSTAL STATIONERY: A nice lot of mint 'Airmail' postal stationery with some duplicates inc cards, lettercards & envelopes from the first types through to 1960's. A great lot for further study. (20) - Est £40