South & Central America Auction Images Page 15

Lot 1417 - 1856 - Small range of Diligencias with 60c blue, 80c green and 1r red, condition very mixed. (SG 1/3) - Est £200

Lot 1418 - 1858 - 240c dull red 'Mail Coach' issue a fine looking unused copy with four large margins. Small thin on reverse but otherwise a lovely looking copy. (SG 7, Cat £100) - Est £75

Lot 1419 - 1859 - 60c grey lilac 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine looking four margin copy lightly used. Light crease on reverse. (SG 8a, Cat £38) - Est £20

Lot 1420 - 1859 - 60c slate grey 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine looking three margin copy, touching at top right, lightly used with oval MONTEVIDEO cancel. Small thin on reverse. (SG 8b, Cat £48) - Est £20

Lot 1421 - 1859 - Range of 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value 60c grey lilac and 60c slate grey and 80c orange yellow and 1860 thick figures of value 60c (3 shades), 80c yellow mint, 100c carmine, 120c blue and 120c deep blue. All are used with mixed margins and all have faults. (SG 8a, 8b, 9, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 & 18b, Cat £325+) - Est £95

Lot 1422 - 1859 - 180c green 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine mint copy with gum and four large margins. Light central crease. Ex E. J. Lee with handstamp on reverse. (SG 12, Cat £23) - Est £15

Lot 1423 - 1859 - 240c vermilion 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a superb lightly used copy with four huge margins. (SG 13) - Est £75

Lot 1424 - 1860 - 60c brown lilac to purple 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, five used copies in varied shades, mostly three to four margins. Small faults. (SG 14 or 15) - Est £35

Lot 1425 - 1860 - 60c purple 'Montevideo' SUN issue. Coarse impression, thick figures of value, a fine lightly used four margin copy. (SG 15c) - Est £12

Lot 1426 - 1860 - 100c pale rose 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, a lightly used copy with four good margins. Thinned on reverse. (SG 17c) - Est £35

Lot 1427 - 1860 - 120c deep blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, a good unused copy with four large margins. Small thin on reverse. (SG 18b) - Est £20

Lot 1428 - 1860 - 120c blue & 120c deep blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, both fine used three margin copies. (SG 18 & 18b, Cat £31) - Est £15

Lot 1429 - 1862 - Cover front franked with a fine 1860 120c blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value with four large margins (SG 18) tied by oval MONTEVIDEO cancel dated 6 MAYO 1862. Addressed to ARGENTINA. Front is repaired and attached to backing paper. - Est £65

Lot 1430 - 1864 - Small range with 6c rose (3 shades), 8c yellow green, 10c yellow bistre and 12c blue all good to fine used three to four margin copies. Small faults. (SG 20a, 21, 22 & 23, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 1431 - 1866 - 5c on 12c blue 'Surcharge' issue, a fine looking lightly used copy with three large margins, tight to touching at top. Small thin on reverse. (SG 24, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1432 - 1866 - 10c on 8c green 'Surcharge' issue, a fine looking lightly used copy with four large margins. Small thin on reverse. (SG 25a, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 1433 - 1866 - 15c on 10c yellow bistre 'Surcharge' issue, a fine lightly used copy with four large margins. (SG 26, Cat £85) - Est £45

Lot 1434 - 1866 - 20c on 6c rose 'Surcharge' issue, a fine looking unused copy with four margins. Thinned on reverse. (SG 27a, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 1435 - 1866 - Small range of 'Numeral' issue all imperf with 1c (4), 5c (5), 10c (3), 15c and 20c all 3-4 margin copies. Mixed condition used & unused. (SG 28/32, Cat £76+) - Est £30

Lot 1436 - 1866 - 10c green 'Numeral' issue, two copies imperf and perf 12½ both with large part papermakers watermark showing clearly on the back of the stamps. (SG 30 & 34) - Est £12

Lot 1437 - 1866 - 15c yellow and 20c bright rose 'Numeral' issue both mint with part gum with four margins, tight in places. (SG 31a & 32a, Cat £62) - Est £30

Lot 1438 - 1866 - Nice range of 'Numeral' issues, most are perf 12½-13½ from the London or Montevideo printing with one definite 5c perf 12 Montevideo printing. All are used with a couple of better postmarks. (SG 33/36a & 38, Cat £125++) - Est £45

Lot 1439 - 1866 - 20c bright rose 'Numeral' issue perf 12½-13½, a fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 36a) - Est £10

Lot 1440 - 1870 - FRENCH POST OFFICES: 80c carmine 'Napoleon' issue for France tied on piece by fine dotted 'Ancre' cancel with fine strike of octagonal 'MONTEVIDEO' cds alongside dated 31 AUG 1870. Light filing crease affects stamp but still a very attractive item. - Est £45

Lot 1441 - 1877 - 1p blue 'Top Value' a good used copy. (SG 47) - Est £10

Lot 1442 - 1882 - Registered cover front franked with 1877 5c green and 20c bistre 'Roulette' issue (SG 43 & 45) tied by barred 'M' cancel with fine ROCHA cds dated 29 JUL 1882 alongside with three strikes of boxed 'RECOMENDADA' marking along edges. Addressed to ITALY. Very attractive. - Est £35

Lot 1443 - 1895 - 5c red TRAIN issue, a fine unused (no gum) block of four with variety IMPERF VERTICALLY creating two imperf between horizontal pairs. (SG 155b) - Est £40

Lot 1444 - 1897 - 1c slate blue with 'PAZ 1897' OPT INVERTED and 1910 5m on 1c green and 5c on 50c scarlet both with 'PROVISORIO 1910' OPT INVERTED, mint. (SG 197a, 294a & 295a) - Est £10

Lot 1445 - 1909 - SWISS COLONY IN URUGUAY: 3c carmine on light blue postal stationery lettecard (H&G A10 with outer perforations removed) used with added 1900 2c dull red & 5c blue (SG 231/2, faults) tied by two fine strikes of N. HELVETIA cds dated 30 JUN 1909. Addressed to GERMANY. - Est £30

Lot 1446 - 1912 - 1p vermilion 'Train' issue, Typo printing, the top value fine mint. (SG 331) - Est £10

Lot 1447 - 1924 - 20c to 1p 'Lapwing' BIRD issue with 'OFICIAL' opt in black, all fine mint. (SG O442/6, Cat £28+) - Est £15

Lot 1448 - 1929 - 10p deep blue 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 2000 were issued of this value. (SG 604, Cat £130) - Est £90

Lot 1449 - 1929 - 10p deep lake 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 2000 were issued of this value. (SG 605, Cat £130) - Est £90

Lot 1450 - 1939 - 4p orange large 'Artigas' issue (Litho Nacional printing, white background), a fine mint copy. (SG 815) - Est £10

Lot 1451 - 1954 - 2c green & brown 'Waterlow' IMPERF PROOFS of full design and central vignette only plus 7c green & brown and 50c yellow, blue, green & rose red both IMPERF PROOF blocks of four. (SG 1030, 1033 & 1039) - Est £25

Lot 1452 - 1877-1953 - Written up collection of stamp issues from 1877 definitives through to mid period with better sets & singles inc many opts & surcharges. Also a few postmarks. (100's) - Est £300

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Lot 1453 - 1921-1938 - SWISS COLONY IN URUGUAY: Trio of PPCs all with views of 'Colonia Suiza' Hotels with Hotel del Prado and Hotel Suizo all are franked with various issues cancelled by N. HELVECIA or barred numeral 'F 43' cancels. Addressed internally or to ARGENTINA. One has two filing holes. (3 items) - Est £35

Lot 1454 - 1859 - ½r yellow or orange 'First' issue, twelve copies from varied printings all with CARACAS cds's showing the day and month date in various colours inc blue, red & black. (SG 1, 1a or 6) - Est £65

Lot 1455 - 1859 - 2r red 'First Issue', fine impression, a fine mint copy with full gum, four tight to large margins. (SG 3, Cat £60) - Est £40

Lot 1456 - 1863 - ½r pale red 'Eagle' issue, a fine used copy, four margins. A scarce stamp. (SG 16, Cat £120) - Est £75

Lot 1457 - 1863 - ½c pale red 'Eagle' issue, an unused example, four tight margins. Small thin on reverse. (SG 16, Cat £55) - Est £18

Lot 1458 - 1863 - 1c slate grey 'Eagle' issue, an unused example, four tight margins. Small thin on reverse. (SG 17, Cat £60) - Est £25

Lot 1459 - 1863 - ½r yellow 'Eagle' issue, twelve used copies inc a few PMKS with '0' rate markings, LA GUAYRA cds's, part FRANCA MARACAIBO cancel etc. Mixed condition. (SG 18, Cat £60) - Est £25

Lot 1460 - 1863 - 2r green 'Eagle' issue, a fine unused copy, four margins tight to touching in places. (SG 20, Cat £24) - Est £16

Lot 1461 - 1864 - LA GUAIRA: ½c black on yellowish grey 'Ship' issue, Type C (lines crossing value), a fine four margin copy unused without gum. Small thin on reverse. (SG 7, Cat £47) - Est £40

Lot 1462 - 1864 - LA GUAIRA: 2r green mint & ½r bluish grey 'St Thomas' issue unused (light crease) plus 1876 ½r green 'Waterlow' issue REPRINT perf 15 unused. (SG 14 & 15) - Est £30

Lot 1463 - 1864 - LA GUAIRA: ½r bluish grey 'St Thomas' issue, a fine unused copy. (SG 15) - Est £20

Lot 1464 - 1864 - LA GUAIRA: 2r orange yellow 'Ship' issue inscribed PAOUETE with zig zag roulettes. A very fine unused copy. A scarce stamp. (SG 24, Cat £170) - Est £120

Lot 1465 - 1871 - 50r green 'Escuelas' issue, 'Rasco' printing, coarse impression with overprint 'c'. A fine four margin used copy with part cds cancel. Small thin at top on reverse but a fine & rare stamp. (SG 70, Cat £325) - Est £150

Lot 1466 - 1875 - ROYAL MAIL STEAM PACKET COMPANY: 10c carmine rose 'Royal Mail Steam Packet Company' LOCAL issue perf 12½ a fine unused copy without gum. Scarce. - Est £60

Lot 1467 - 1875 - ROYAL MAIL STEAM PACKET CO: 10c rose carmine used with neat manuscript pen 'X'. Bottom left corner slightly rounded otherwise a fine copy. (Hurt & Williams #1) - Est £45

Lot 1468 - 1881 - Complete folded letter franked with 1880 25c yellow 'Foreign Mail' issue on thin paper (SG 104) tied by CARUPANO cds dated 31 DEC 1881. Addressed to SPAIN with fine strike of LIGNE D PAQ FR. No. 2 French maritime cds on front and arrival cds on reverse. Cover has a couple of small tones on perfs of stamp but otherwise fine. - Est £65

Lot 1469 - 1889 - LOCALS: 'Oficial' black on salmon local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused copy. (Hurt & Williams #12) - Est £65

Lot 1470 - 1893 - 25c purple '400th Anniversary of Discovery of America by Columbus' issue a fine mint copy. (SG 168) - Est £10

Lot 1471 - 1897 - MARITIME: Incoming USA 1c blue postal stationery envelope sent from NEW YORK with fine strike of straight line 'S.S. "VENEZUELA"' ship marking in purple on front. Addressed to MARACAIBO. - Est £35

Lot 1472 - 1903 - CIVIL WAR - CARUPANO - FORGERIES: 5c carmine on yellow and 2b carmine on green two copies of each value with & without control mark. Small note accompanies on how to tell genuine from fake. (as SG 243 & 248) - Est £12

Lot 1473 - 1903 - CIVIL WAR - GUAYANA: 5c black on grey 'Ship' type, a fine used genuine example with control handstamp and postmaster's signature. Separated by scissors as is usually the case with the genuine stamps. A small article on how to tell the genuine from the reprints accompanies. The genuine issues are very scarce. (SG 265, Cat £65) - Est £45

Lot 1474 - 1903 - CIVIL WAR - GUAYANA: 10c black on orange 'Ship' type, a fine used genuine example with control handstamp and postmaster's signature. Separated by scissors as is usually the case with the genuine stamps. A small article on how to tell the genuine from the reprints accompanies. The genuine issues are very scarce. (SG 261, Cat £90) - Est £75

Lot 1475 - 1904 - 5c green, 10c grey, 25c vermilion, 50c yellow, 3b blue and 10b violet 'Bolivar' SCHOOL TAX issue in fine unmounted mint marginal IMPRINT blocks of fifty plus the 20b rose in a mint block of fifteen. (SG 317/20 & 322/4, Cat £140+) - Est £45

Lot 1476 - 1914 - 5c green 'Bolivar' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 359, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1477 - 1933 - ANTI MALARIA CACHET: Cover franked with 1932 25c violet blue and 1b indigo 'Banknote' paper AIR issue (SG 429 & 433) tied by large undated MATURIN ESTADO MONAGAS 'Arms' cancel with handstruck '16 MAYO 1933' date alongside. Sent airmail to TRINIDAD with good strike of boxed 'EL ZANCUDO TRASMITE EL PALUDISMO EXTERMINELO Secunde al Gobierno Nacional en esta patriotica campana' illustrated Mosquito Eradication cachet in black on front. Trinidad arrival cds on reverse. Scarce. - Est £60

Lot 1478 - 1935 - OFFICIALS: Circa 1935 Headed 'Ministerio de Obras Publicas' OFFICIAL cover franked with 1932 25c scarlet on banknote paper with 'G.N.' official PERFIN tied by CARACAS cds with fine Official 'Arms' cachet & signature alongside. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 1479 - 1938 - 3b orange 'Coffee Picker' issue, a fine cds used copy. The key value of the set. (SG 516, Cat £75) - Est £38

Lot 1480 - 1938 - OFFICIAL MAIL: Printed 'Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores' cover franked with 1938 37½c light blue and 50c violet with 'G.N.' Official PERFINS (SG 546 & 548) tied by CARACAS 'Arms' cancel with official cachet on front. Addressed to FRANCE with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 1481 - 1939 - 37½c blue & 1b brown 'Death Centenary of Dr Mendoza' issue, both value fine cds used. (SG 598 & 600) - Est £10

Lot 1482 - 1940 - 4b black & 5b red brown 'Top Values' both with 'SPECIMEN' opt in red and small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (SG 644/5) - Est £12

Lot 1483 - 1943 - 20c on 25c cerise and 20c on 25c blue 'Surcharge' issue, both fine mint. (SG 654 & 657, Cat £61) - Est £30

Lot 1484 - 1943 - 20b grey black 'RESELLO 1943' overprint issue top value, a very fine mint copy. (SG 678, Cat £46) - Est £24

Lot 1485 - 1947 - 'J.R.G.' AIR surcharge issue the set of five fine mint. (SG 733/737, Cat £50) - Est £30

Lot 1486 - 1948 - 'Anniversary of Greater Colombia Merchant Marine' AIR issue, the set of sixteen fine cds used. (SG 791/806) - Est £20

Lot 1487 - 1950 - 'Protection of Flora' issue, the set of nine fine mint. Scarce. (SG 848/56, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 1488 - 1951 - 'Arms of Anzoategui' AIR issue, the set of nine very fine mint. (SG 998/1006, Cat £32) - Est £20

Lot 1489 - 1952 - 'Arms of Carabobo' POSTAGE issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 970/6, Cat £33) - Est £18

Lot 1490 - 1952 - 'Arms of Sucre' POSTAGE issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 1082/8, Cat £37) - Est £20

Lot 1491 - 1952 - 'Third Centenary of Apparition of Our Lady of Coromoto' issue the set of three in different sizes fine mint. (SG 1128/30, Cat £30+) - Est £15

Lot 1492 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: ½a on 5c deep green two copies with opt in vermilion and in carmine, 1a on 10c black on rose and 2½a on 25c black on rose 'Surcharge' issue, all fine cds used. (SG 1, 1a, 3 & 7, Cat £80) - Est £36

Lot 1493 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: 1a on 10c black on rose 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 3, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 1494 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: 3a on 30c cinnamon 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 8, Cat £36) - Est £16

Lot 1495 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: 4a on 40c red on yellow 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 9, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 1496 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: 5a on 50c rose 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 10, Cat £36) - Est £16

Lot 1497 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: 10a on 1fr olive green 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 12, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1498 - 1897 - FRENCH P.O.s: ½a on 5c green, ½a on 5c yellow green, 1a on 10c black on lilac both types 'a' and 'b', 1½a on 15c blue, 2a on 20c red on green, 2½a on 25c black on rose, 3a on 30c cinnamon, 4a on 40c red on yellow, 5a on 50c carmine and 10a on 1fr olive green 'ZANZIBAR' surcharge issue, all fine cds used. (SG 20, 22, 24/26, 28/32 & 35, Cat £180++) - Est £80

Lot 1499 - 1897 - FRENCH P.O.s: Small range of 'ZANZIBAR' surcharges with ½a on 5c green, ½a on 5c yellow green, 1½a on 15c blue, 2½a on 25c black on rose (2), 3a on 30c cinnamon, 4a on 40c red on yellow and 10a on 1fr olive green, all good to fine cds used. (SG 20, 22, 26, 29, 30/1 & 35, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 1500 - 1897 - FRENCH P.O.s: 'Postage Due' issue with 'ZANZIBAR' surcharge, the set of five fine cds used. (SG D39/43, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1501 - 1897 - 1a + 1a carmine on buff postal stationery reply card (half only H&G 8) used with ZANZIBAR cds dated MAR 1897. Addressed to ITALY with ADEN transit cds dated APR 4 1897 on front. No message. - Est £16

Lot 1502 - 1908 - 1r yellow green 'Sultan Ali bin Hamoud' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 234, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 1503 - 1929 - Cover franked with single 1926 6c violet (SG 302) tied by ZANZIBAR squared circle cds dated JUL 27 1929. Addressed to UK. - Est £16

Lot 1504 - 1936 - 5s scarlet GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 320, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1505 - 1936 - 10s green & brown GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 322, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1506 - 1936 - 10c grey black on buff and 15c carmine on buff 'Sultan Khalifa bin Harub' issue postal stationery cards (H&G 33/4) both with double lined 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. (2) - Est £15

Lot 1507 - 1952 - 'Sultan Kalif bin Harub' issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 339/52, Cat £50) - Est £25