South & Central America Auction Images Page 6

Lot 510 - 1920 - SCADTA: 30c black on rose and 60c dull green 'Valiente' FIRST ISSUE, the pair fine mint, light crease on the 30c. (SG 1/2, Cat £99) - Est £40

Lot 511 - 1921 - SCADTA: 20c orange brown 'Litho' issue without watermark, a fine mint complete sheet of twenty five. (SG 21, Cat £125) - Est £60

Lot 512 - 1921 - SCADTA: 20c orange brown with type 1 PROVISIONAL 'R' registration handstamp in purple with variety OVERPRINT INVERTED. Fine cds used. Small thin on reverse. (SG R33 variety) - Est £40

Lot 513 - 1922 - SCADTA: 30c green with 'G.B.' handstamp in violet for use in Great Britain. A fine mint pair. (SG 19E, Cat £44) - Est £25

Lot 514 - 1923 - SCADTA: 'P' opt issue for use in Panama small range with 5c orange yellow strip of four, 50c dull green and 1p blackish grey all mint with the usual sweated gum. (SG 26K, 31K & 33K, Cat £113) - Est £40

Lot 515 - 1923 - SCADTA: 5c orange yellow, 10c light green, 15c carmine red, 20c grey, 30c dull blue, 50c dull green & 60c yellow brown with 'EU' machine opt for use in USA all good to fine mint, gum a little sweated in places. (SG 26F/32F, Cat £54+) - Est £25

Lot 516 - 1923 - SCADTA: 10c light green with 'EU' machine opt in black for use in the USA, a mint corner marginal block of nine with sweated gum. (SG 27F, Cat £40+) - Est £16

Lot 517 - 1923 - SCADTA: 15c carmine red with 'F' machine opt for use in France, a fine mint block of four. (SG 28G, Cat £68) - Est £32

Lot 518 - 1923 - SCADTA: 30c dull blue with 'V' machine opt for use in VENEZUELA, a fine mint copy. (SG 30N, Cat £22+) - Est £10

Lot 519 - 1923 - SCADTA: 60c yellow brown with 'A' machine opt for use in Germany, Austria & Czechoslovakia, a fine mint block of four. (SG 32A, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 520 - 1923 - SCADTA: 60c yellow brown with watermark, a fine mint complete sheet of twenty five. (SG 44, Cat £87+) - Est £40

Lot 521 - 1923 - SCADTA: 15c carmine red with 'C.R.' handstamp in black for use in COSTA RICA, a fine mint copy. (SG 46I, Cat £44) - Est £22

Lot 522 - 1923 - SCADTA: 30c on 60c orange 'PROVISIONAL' opt issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 53, Cat £43) - Est £20

Lot 523 - 1923 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1923 3c blue national issue (SG 394) and 1923 30c on 20c grey SCADTA 'Provisional' issue (SG 52) tied by GIRARDOT Scadta cds dated 13 XI 1923. Addressed to BARRANQUILLA with arrival cds on reverse. Cover slightly trimmed at left. A very scarce stamp on cover. - Est £120

Lot 524 - 1923 - SCADTA: Long heavy duty registered cover franked with Scadta 1921 50c grey blue and 1p grey black plus 20c orange brown with large manuscript 'R' provisional overprint (SG 23, 25 & R35 variety) and 1917 10c deep blue Registration stamp (SG R370) all tied by MANIZALES Scadta cds's in red dated 22 MAR 1923 with boxed 'RECOMENDADO AL SENOR AGENTE DE LA SCADTA PARA ENTREGA PERSONAL' cachet in purple on front. Addressed to USA with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Cover is folded twice down centre. A rare provisional use. - Est £250

Lot 525 - 1923 - SCADTA: Cover franked with Scadta 1923 30c on 60c orange 'PROVISIONAL' opt issue (SG 53) plus 1923 3c blue National issue (SG 394) tied by MANIZALES SCADTA cds's in red dated 6.XII.1923. Addressed to USA with green 'Correo Aereo' Scadta airmail label on front and BARRANQUILLA transit cds on reverse. A very scarce use as this provisional was only authorised for use on the internal service. - Est £65

Lot 526 - 1924 - SCADTA: Neat registered cover front franked with 1917 1c green & 2c carmine national issue (SG 358/9) and Scadta 1923 30c on 60c orange 'Provisional' OPT issue and 1923 20c grey 'R' opt issue (SG 53 & R50) all tied by MAGANGUE' cds's in red dated 4.1.1924 with boxed 'MAGANGUE' registration marking in purple alongside. Addressed to BARRANQUILLA. A superb item. - Est £65

Lot 527 - 1925 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1923 10c blue national issue and 1923 30c dull blue SCADTA issue (SG 398 & 41) tied by BOGOTA cds's. Addressed to LYON, FRANCE with good strike of boxed 'Profitez du Service, Postal Aerien De Colombie, (Economise 10 Jours), Renseignments, Bureau D'Information et Propagande, PARIS- 9 Boulevar de la Madeleine' French consular agents cachet in purple on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 528 - 1926 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1923 3 x 4c blue and 50c dull green SCADTA issue (SG 395 & 43) tied by BOGOTA SCADTA cds's. Addressed to GERMANY with fine strike of boxed 'Benuetzet die Kolumbianische Flugpost ! Laufzeit der briefe um 10 tage verkuerzt ! Auskunft und Flugmarken durch das Kolumbianische Generalkonsulat Hamburg, Steinstr 147' German consular agents cachet in purple on reverse with BARRANQUILLA SCADTA transit cds. - Est £35

Lot 529 - 1927 - SCADTA: Long cover from USA with 'Brockway Motor Truck Corp, Export Office, 15 Moore Street New York, N.Y.' printed firms return address at top left franked with USA 2c carmine and Scadta 1923 30c dull blue with 'E.U.' machine opt in black (SG 30F) tied by NEW YORK machine cancel. Addressed to BUCARAMANGA with two different BARRANQUILLA transit cds's on front and nice green & white 'FROM BARRANQUILLA VIA COLOMBIAN AIR MAIL' label on front and arrival cds on reverse. - Est £30

Lot 530 - 1928 - SCADTA: 'Benjamin Mendez Goodwill Flight OPT issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 54/5, Cat £170) - Est £95

Lot 531 - 1928 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1923 2 x 4c blue National issue (SG 395, one damaged) plus 1923 30c dull blue Scadta issue (SG 41) tied by PTO. BERRIO SCADTA cds's dated 14 II. 1928. Addressed to GERMANY with arrival cds on reverse. A scarcer Scadta cancel & origination. - Est £30

Lot 532 - 1929 - SCADTA: 'Definitive' issue, the set of thirteen plus the 'R' registration opt issue good to fine used. (SG 56/R69, Cat £71+) - Est £35

Lot 533 - 1929 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1917 1c green and 1923 4c blue National issue (SG 358 & 395) plus 1929 30c grey blue Scadta 'Gold Currency' issue (SG 76) tied by BARRANQUILLA Scadta cds's. Addressed to BOGOTA with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Cover trimmed at base. A scarce issue used on cover. - Est £30

Lot 534 - 1930 - SCADTA: Two covers with combination frankings with Colombian National issues, Scadta issues and Canal Zone 20c AIR surcharges. The first cover sent in 1930 from BARRANQUILLA to USA and the other in 1931 from BUENAVENTURA to SWITZERLAND, the Canal Zone stamps applied and cancelled in transit by CRISTOBAL cds's. A nice pair. - Est £45

Lot 535 - 1931 - SCADTA FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1923 5c claret and 1929 5c orange yellow, 10c red brown and 15c green SCADTA issue (SG 396 & 56/8) tied by BARRANQUILLA SCADTA cds's dated 17 VI 1931. Flown on the BARRANQUILLA - NEW YORK first flight with illustrated first flight cachet in black on front. (Muller #72) - Est £25

Lot 536 - 1932 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1932 5c brown and 20c rose red 'Correo Aereo' opt issue (SG 416 & 431) tied by BOGOTA cds dated 27 VI 1932. Flown on the BOGOTA - BUENAVENTURA flight with boxed 'PRIMER CORREO AEREO TRANSVERSAL ENTRE EL RIO MAGDALENA Y EL PACIFICO' cachet in violet. Addressed to BUENAVENTURA with arrival cds on reverse. (Muller #80) - Est £25

Lot 537 - 1936 - SCADTA: Cover franked with 1934 10c orange, 1935 5c light brown and 1932 30c chocolate & blue AIR issue (SG 460, 482 & 441) tied by CALI SCADTA cds's. Addressed to GERMANY with good strike of large 'SCADTA PAN_AMERICAN AIRWAYS MANCOMUM' cachet in blue on front. A scarcer marking from the end of the SCADTA era. - Est £30

Lot 538 - 1946 - Airmail cover franked with 1945 10c yellow orange and 60c brown purple, 1946 15c blue and 1945 1c red orange TAX issue (SG 623, 629, 648 & 614) tied by MEDELLIN cds's. Addressed to UK with nice multicolour 'CORREO AEREO DE COLOMBIA' illustrated 'Airplane' label on reverse. - Est £10

Lot 539 - 1950 - AVIANCA: 'Airmail' issue with large 'A' opt in black, the set of thirteen fine used. (SG 1/13, Cat £65) - Est £32

Lot 540 - 1950 - AVIANCA: 'Airmail' issue with large 'A' opt in black, the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 1/13, Cat £85) - Est £45

Lot 541 - 1950 - AVIANCA: 1p slate purple & sage green AIR issue with large 'A' overprint, a COMPLETE SHEET OF 25 with sheet margins all round used on part of a parcel wrapper with BOGOTA cds's and USA registered arrival mark in purple. A small piece of margin is missing at top but otherwise a stunning and rare used multiple. (SG 10) - Est £40

Lot 542 - 1950 - LANSA: 1p slate purple &b sage green, 2p blue & blue green and 3p black & rose carmine large 'L' opt, all fine mint. (SG 17/9, Cat £47+) - Est £22

Lot 543 - 1950 - AVIANCA: Long airmail cover franked with 1939 pair 5c light blue, 1948 1c green, pair 15c green and 1c carmine TAX stamp plus 1950 40c grey and 50c claret Avianca 'A' opt issue (SG 536, 687, 690, 705 & Avianca 6/7) all tied by large CORREO AEREO ARMERO cds's dated NOV 1950 with fine strike of boxed AVIANCA RECOMENDADO CORREO AEREO ARMERO registration marking alongside with two line CORREO AEREO TRANSOCEANICO marking all in black with additional strikes of both markings on reverse. Addressed to BELGIUM with various transit marks on reverse. A scarce origination for Avianca. - Est £35

Lot 544 - 1950 - LANSA: First Day Cover franked with LANSA 1950 5c yellow & 10c red 'Wings' issue (SG 1/2) plus 1949 5c olive green and 1948 1c carmine TAX issue (SG 716 & 705) all tied by large boxed CALI cancels dated JUN 22 1950 withy boxed 'CORREO AEREO VIA LANSA PRIMER DIA DE SERVICIO' cachet alongside. Flown to BOGOTA with arrival mark dated the same day on reverse. - Est £30

Lot 545 - 1951 - LANSA: Airmail cover franked with 1949 15c blue and strip of four 1c carmine TAX issue (SG 713 & 705) plus LANSA 1950 20c violet and 50c claret 'L' opt issue (SG 13 & 16) tied by LANSA 'Blank' boxed 'CARTAGENA' cancels dated JAN 4 1951 with boxed 'CORREO AEREO LANSA TAQUILLA No.1' cachet in purple on reverse. Addressed to GERMANY. - Est £10

Lot 546 - 1926 - CORREO RAPIDO DE SANTANDER: 4c green 'Correo Rapido de Norte Santander' issue, a fine cds used copy. (Hurt & Williams #S10) - Est £12

Lot 547 - 1926 - CORREO RAPIDO DE SANTANDER: 2c light green 'Small Numeral' type a very fine used copy with SOCORO cds. (Hurt & Williams #S9) - Est £20

Lot 548 - 1928 - COMPANIA DE TRANSPORTES TERRESTRES: 5c reddish brown 'Bus & Monument' issue, small type, a fine used bottom marginal strip of three only partially perforated between stamps. A scarce used multiple. (Hurt & Williams # S21) - Est £45

Lot 549 - 1931 - RIBON: Long printed 'Banco de Bogota, CALI' cover franked with block of four 1923 5c claret national issue (SG 396) and block of four 1930 6c red RIBON issue (Hurt & Williams 4) both blocks cancelled by CONDUCTO RIBON CORREOS - CALI cds's dated 22 APR 1931 with additional strike alongside. Addressed to BOGOTA with two line 'CONTESTE UD POR ESTE CORREO RAPIDO DE RIBON' marking and CONDUCTO RIBON CORREOS - BOGOTA arrival cds both on front. Very attractive. - Est £150

Lot 550 - 1931 - COMPANIA DE TRANSPORTES TERRESTRES: 5c brownish red 'Compania de Transportes Terrestres' EXPRESS issue, small type showing bus & monument. A fine unmounted mint copy. (Hurt & Williams # S21) - Est £24

Lot 551 - 1932 - RIBON - ZEPPELIN & COMBINATION MAIL: Cover franked with Colombia 1930 4c black & blue, 1932 1c green and block of four 10c black & lake AIR issue (SG 412, 429 & 436) tied by CALI SCADTA cds's dated 29 IX 1932 plus RIBON 1932 12c violet blue, 18c blue green and 24c violet (Hurt & Williams #5/7) tied by CONDUCTO RIBON CORREOS CALI cds's. The cover is additionally franked with Brazil 1932 7,000rs on 10,000rs claret 'ZEPPELIN' opt issue and 100rs olive black and 600rs maroon (SG 512, 514 & 516) all tied by RIO DE JANEIRO cds's dated 13 OCT 1932. Sent on the 'Eighth Sudamerikafahrt' with Zeppelin cachet. Addressed to GERMANY with FRIEDERIKSHAVN arrival mark on reverse. A rare franking and rare Colombian origination. (Sieger #190C) - Est £250

Lot 552 - 1934 - RIBON: 5c on 12c violet blue 'Ribon' EXPRESS issue a fine mint copy with full gum. (Hurt & Williams #9) - Est £18

Lot 553 - 1869-1903 - Useful mint & used range of CUNDINAMARCA, SANTANDER & TOLIMA on three stocksheets with good array of issues inc odd manuscript cancel, few reprints and values to 10p. Mixed condition. (81) - Est £35

Lot 554 - 1863 - BOLIVAR: 1p red 'First' issue, a fine mint four margin copy. (SG 3) - Est £10

Lot 555 - 1879 - BOLIVAR: 40c lilac 'Registration' issue dated '1879', an IMPERF PROOF in UNISSUED colour on white paper. Tight margins. (As SG R17) - Est £30

Lot 556 - 1890 - BOLIVAR: Heavily repaired cover front franked with diagonally BISECTED 1880 10c mauve on blue LAID paper (SG 25) tied by large oval ADMINISTRACION DE CORREOS CARTAGENA cancel dated FEB 12 1890. Addressed to BARRANQUILLA. A scarce stamp on cover. - Est £45

Lot 557 - 1905 - CAUCA - BOGUS: 5c red and 10c green BOGUS issue inscribed 'Provincia de Cauca' imperf, both fine unused. - Est £16

Lot 558 - 1883 - CUNDINAMARCA: 5c blue, Type B, a fine looking mint corner marginal TETE-BECHE PAIR. Thinned on reverse but very scarce. (SG 15a, Cat £85) - Est £50

Lot 559 - 1886 - SANTANDER: 1c blue, 1c ultramarine, 5c red and 10c indigo lilac 'Shield' issue, the set of four fine unused. (SG 4, 4a & 5/6, Cat £52+) - Est £25

Lot 560 - 1903 - SANTANDER: 50c red 'Postal Fiscal' issue with the provisional handstamp version of the 'PROVISIONAL CORREOS DE SANTANDER' opt but handstamped rather than machine printed used with part straight line 'COLECTURIA DE HACIENDA PAMPLONA' cancel in purple. (As SG 21) - Est £12

Lot 561 - 1903 - SANTANDER: Small group of Postal Fiscals with 50c red unused corner block of six & two singles one postally used, ½c on 50c red provisional with variety STOP OMITTED plus the 50c red with the provisional handstamp version of the 'PROVISIONAL CORREOS DE SANTANDER' opt (As SG 21) but handstamped rather than machine printed used. (10 stamps) - Est £20

Lot 562 - 1905 - SANTANDER - REVENUE: Circa 1905 2c grey 'Impuesto del Consumo de Tabaco' long REVENUE issue overprinted SPECIMEN & with small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. - Est £10

Lot 563 - 1863 - 1p orange 'First Issue' a fine mint copy. (SG 5) - Est £18

Lot 564 - 1863 - 1p orange 'First Issue' a fine used copy. (SG 5) - Est £20

Lot 565 - 1883 - 10c orange 'Fernandez' issue, a superb used copy with light cds dated 1884. (SG 16) - Est £10

Lot 566 - 1885 - GUANACASTE: Useful range of genuine issues with red & black opts on Fernandez issue and later opt types on Soto issue. Mixed mint & used. (17 different) - Est £30

Lot 567 - 1892 - 5c violet 'Arms' issue, a fine mint copy with full gum. (SG 34, Cat £55) - Est £30

Lot 568 - 1892 - 1c greenish blue 'Arms' issue with very fine complete strike of the STAR OF DAVID cancellation in purple. (SG 32) - Est £10

Lot 569 - 1892 - Cover franked on reverse with 1892 10c green 'Arms' issue (SG 35) tied by fair strike of undated CORREOS NARANJO COSTA RICA cancel in black. Addressed to USA with SAN JOSE transit cds on front. - Est £30

Lot 570 - 1901 - 2col greenish black & carmine, a fine mint copy with full gum. (SG 49) - Est £10

Lot 571 - 1907 - 4c indigo and carmine red on toned paper 'Portrait' issue perf 11½ x 14. A fine mint copy. (SG 69) - Est £10

Lot 572 - 1907 - 20c slate & olive 'Portrait' issue perf 11½ x 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 72) - Est £20

Lot 573 - 1907 - 50c indigo blue & dull claret, 1col black & sienna and 2col myrtle & claret 'Portrait' issue perf 11½x14 all fine used, the 2col has a small thin on reverse. (SG 74/6, Cat £140) - Est £50

Lot 574 - 1907 - 1col black & sienna 'Portrait' issue perf 11½ x 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 75) - Est £15

Lot 575 - 1909 - 5c blue postal stationery envelope (H&G B5a) sent registered to GERMANY with boxed REG marking on front and DEPART DE CERTIFICADOS SAN JOSE cds on reverse. Also 1922 2c blue postal stationery card used with added strip of four 1910 1c brown (SG 77) tied by SAN JOSE cds's to USA, late use of this card. (2 items) - Est £35

Lot 576 - 1910 - 2c light green on cream postal stationery card (H&G 12) used with fine TURRIALBA cds in blue dated MAY 31 1910. Addressed to SAN JOSE with arrival cds on front. - Est £10

Lot 577 - 1911 - Cover franked with single 1911 5c indigo & orange buff with 'HABILITADO 1911' opt (SG 90) tied by SAN JOSE roller cancel dated SEP 20 1911. Addressed internally to LIMON with arrival cds on reverse. Uncommon issue on cover. - Est £25

Lot 578 - 1921 - 'Independence Centenary of Central America' issue, the set of five in fine mint TETE-BECHE PAIRS. Very scarce. (SG 118a/122a, Cat £250) - Est £125

Lot 579 - 1923 - 2c violet 'Bishop Thiel' ESSAY stamp, a good mint copy, small corner fault at top left otherwise scarce. (Mena E25) - Est £20

Lot 580 - 1941 - 'Central American & Caribbean Football Championship' issue, the complete set of eighteen fine mint. (SG 282/99, Cat £110) - Est £75

Lot 581 - 1941 - 'Costa Rica - Panama Boundary Treaty' OPT issue, the complete set of seven with each stamp showing the MISSING HYPHEN variety used on 'Cohen' First Day Cover with stamps tied by SAN JOSE cds's dated MAY 24 1941 in magenta. Addressed to VENEZUELA. A superb and rare item, only 50 sets exist with this variety as there were only 50 sheets of the 10col overprinted and the variety appears just once per sheet. Also expertised 'KESSLER' on reverse. (SG 300/06 variety, Sanabria #86a/92a) - Est £175

Lot 582 - 1946 - 15c on 20c green 'Mauro Fernandez' issue with 'MUESTRA' (Specimen) opt in red. (SG 413) - Est £10

Lot 583 - 1954 - 3col black & deep yellow green, 5col black and 10col black & lemon, the three top values fine mint. (SG 536/8, Cat £20+) - Est £10

Lot 584 - 1975 - POSTAL FISCAL: Airmail cover franked with 1973 20c crimson & deep blue (SG 939) plus 1970 1col purple REVENUE issue (ABNCo printing) tied by unclear CARTAGO cds in purple. Addressed to SAN JOSE. Unusual. - Est £25

Lot 585 - 1984 - 100col turquoise blue & 100col orange yellow 'Postal Fiscal' issue the pair fine mint. (SG 1360/1) - Est £15