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Lot 690 - 1830 - Circa 1830 prestamp Tobacco front with fine strike of straight line 'GUATEMALA' prestamp marking also in black. Addressed to SONSONATE, EL SALVADOR. - Est £30

Lot 691 - 1878 - 'Indian Woman' issue set of four fine mint. (SG 11/14) - Est £10

Lot 692 - 1881 - 5c on ½r yellow green 'Provisional' SURCHARGE issue with variety space between 'a' and 'v' of 'centavos', a fine mint copy. (SG 18) - Est £10

Lot 693 - 1881 - 10c on 1r green & black 'Quetzal' SURCHARGE issue a fine mint copy. (SG 19, Cat £27) - Est £16

Lot 694 - 1881 - 'Quetzal' issue set of five fine mint O.G. (SG 21/25, Cat £23) - Est £12

Lot 695 - 1886 - 'Railway Bond' issue, the set of five fine lightly used plus the 100c with large 'Guatemala'. (SG 26/30 & 29d, Cat £18+) - Est £12

Lot 696 - 1886 - 25c on 1p vermilion 'Railway Bond' issue with variety CENTOVOS & INVERTED S IN NACIONALES, a fine mint copy. (SG 26a) - Est £15

Lot 697 - 1886 - 150c on 1p vermilion 'Railway Bond' issue with variety GUETEMALA & SMALL ITALIC 5's, a fine mint copy. (SG 30b) - Est £10

Lot 698 - 1886 - 1c blue 'Quetzal' issue with red 'POR VAPOR Barracouta' overprint in red. Unused, scarce. (SG 43a) - Est £25

Lot 699 - 1886 - 1c blue 'Quetzal' issue with red 'POR VAPOR City of Panama' overprint in red. Unused, scarce. (SG 43a) - Est £25

Lot 700 - 1892 - Cover franked with strip of five 1886 1c deep bright blue 'Quetzal' issue (SG 43) cancelled by two strikes of boxed registration marking in purple with COBAN cds dated 12 OCT 1892 alongside. Addressed to GUATEMALA CITY with arrival mark on reverse. A nice franking. - Est £40

Lot 701 - 1895 - Cover franked with 1886 5c deep violet and 1894 1c on 2c yellow brown 'Quetzal' issues (SG 46 & 55) tied by dumb 'Cork' cancel with GUATEMALA CITY cds alongside dated JAN 12 1895. Addressed to QUEZALTENANGO with arrival mark on front. - Est £40

Lot 702 - 1896 - 12c + 12c on 3c + 3c rose postal stationery reply card perforated to be used as a lettercard with 'PROVISIONAL TARJETAS CARTAS EXPRESAS SERVICIO LOCAL' overprint. A fine unused example. (H&G A1) - Est £10

Lot 703 - 1897 - Cover franked with single 1897 10c black on slate blue 'Exposition' issue (SG 65) tied by dumb 'Cork' cancel with fine LA REFORMA octagonal cds alongside dated JUL 21 1897. Addressed to SWITZERLAND with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Roughly opened at top but a less common issue on cover. - Est £25

Lot 704 - 1900 - Large printed 'Basler Versicherungs' business documents envelope franked with single 1900 20c rich purple 'Quetzal' issue (SG 106) tied by circular 'GUATEMALA 2' cancel with octagonal GUATEMALA cds dated NOV 30 1900 alongside both in purple. Addressed to SWITZERLAND with arrival cds on reverse. A nice single franking and an uncommon stamp on cover. - Est £45

Lot 705 - 1900 - 10c rose pink 'Barrios' postal stationery envelope ESSAY on white wove paper. Fine unused. Uncommon. (Guatemala Handbook #E-ENA) - Est £60

Lot 706 - 1916 - 6c on 1c claret & green, a fine lightly used copy with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 152d) - Est £30

Lot 707 - 1920 - 2c on 60c black & olive green a fine unused copy (no gum) with variety '1920' OMITTED. (SG 164e) - Est £10

Lot 708 - 1920 - 2c on 60c black & olive green, a fine mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 164a) - Est £12

Lot 709 - 1922 - 12½c green and 25c brown with 'OFICIAL' handstamps in reddish purple & blue, both used. (SG 195/6) - Est £10

Lot 710 - 1924 - 'Perkins Bacon' definitive issue and later 1926 'Waterlow' definitive issue (missing 2p 50c purple) every stamp fine cds used. (SG 202/210, 212/218 & 220/222) - Est £10

Lot 711 - 1928 - ½c on 2p orange with variety OPT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 224a) - Est £15

Lot 712 - 1928 - ½c on 5p purple, a fine mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 225a) - Est £12

Lot 713 - 1930 - 2c black & mauve 'Opening of Los Altos Electric Railway' issue a fine unmounted mint corner block of ten. (SG 251) - Est £12

Lot 714 - 1930 - 'Inauguration of the National Airmail Service' postal stationery airmail lettersheet (H&G F1) a fine unused example. - Est £20

Lot 715 - 1930 - Inauguration of the National Airmail Service' postal stationery airmail lettersheet (H&G F1) used, flown on the Guatemala City - Quezaltenango FIRST FLIGHT with GUATEMALA machine cancel dated JUN 29 1930, boxed 'INAUGURACION DEL CORREO AEREO DE GUATEMALA A QUEZALTENANGO' first flight cachet and two different QUEZALTENANGO arrival cds's dated the same day on reverse. A rare item in used condition. - Est £75

Lot 716 - 1931 - FIRST FLIGHT: Airmail cover franked with 1931 15c ultramarine 'Primer Vuelo Postal Puerto Barrios-Miami' opt issue (SG 266) tied by boxed 'VUELO INAUGURAL RUTA BARRIO - MIAMI 5 DE DECEMBRE 1931' cachet in black with PUERTO BARRIOS cds alongside dated 5 DEC 1931. Flown on the PUERTO BARRIOS - USA leg of the flight. Addressed to USA. The scarcest stage of this flight. (Muller #50, rated 1500pts) - Est £45

Lot 717 - 1935 - 2.50q sage green & carmine and 5q blue & orange AIR issue, the two top values fine lightly used. (SG 319/320) - Est £10

Lot 718 - 1938 - Cover franked with single 1929 3c on 3p deep green 'Opening of the Railway between Guatemala & El Salvador' OPT issue and 1927 1c olive green TAX stamp (SG 223 & 244) tied by indistinct GUATEMALA CITY cds dated DEC 1938. Addressed locally. A scarce stamp used on cover. - Est £15

Lot 719 - 1942 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: Censored airmail cover franked with 1929 2c blue, 1939 15c rose carmine & blue, 1941 1c blue & 1942 1c on 2c blue TAX issue (SG 229, 393, 413 & 416) tied by 'Lines' cancels from TIQUISATE (return address on reverse). Addressed to USA with good strike of AMBULANTE LINEA RIO BRAVO TIQUISATE cds on front. - Est £25

Lot 720 - 1949 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: Group of three commercial covers with TPO cancels of 'No. QUINCE LINEA TIQUISATE CHAMPERICO', 'No. SIETE LINEA GUATEMALA PTO. SAN JOSE' and 'No. CUATRO LINEA GUATEMALA AYUTLA' two addressed internally and one to USA. Strikes are good to fine. (3 items) - Est £60

Lot 721 - 1949 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: Airmail cover franked with 1929 1c pale greenish blue and 2c sepia 'Triangular' postage due issue, 1948 2 x 1c green and 2 x 2c brown purple and 1945 1c orange TAX issue (SG O239/40, 468/9 & 430) tied by multiple fine strikes of CORREOS NACIONALES AMBULANTE No. TRECE LINEA GUATEMALA ANGIATU cds dated FEB 18 1949. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 722 - 1960 - 'Red Cross Commemoration' AIR issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 630/636, Cat £26+) - Est £12

Lot 723 - 1960 - 'World Refugee Year' OPT issue, the set of eight fine unmounted mint. (SG 637/44, Cat £28) - Est £15

Lot 724 - 1850 - BOGUS ISSUE: 25c yellow 'Empire' ESSAY issue a lithographed FORGERY 'Used' with dotted Diamond cancel. Uncommon. - Est £12

Lot 725 - 1891 - Cover with company handstamp at lower left and manuscript 'Royal Mail' at top franked with pair 1891 5c orange 'Upright Palms' issue (SG 32, one stamp with small fault at top) tied by PORT AU PRINCE cds's dated 28 DEC 1891. Addressed to UK with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Very attractive. - Est £95

Lot 726 - 1893 - FORGERIES: 'Drooping Palms' issue both sets of lithographed FORGERIES 'unused'. (12 forgeries, As SG 35/46) - Est £12

Lot 727 - 1898 - 'Small Palms' issue complete with the 2c lake and 5c green plus the UNISSUED 1c blue, 3c purple, 7c grey and 20c orange all overprinted 'Specimen' in black. Stamps a little toned from the Haitian climate. (SG 49/50 & unlisted) - Est £45

Lot 728 - 1898 - 2c lake red and 5c green 'Small Palms' issue, both fine IMPERF examples. (SG 49b/50b) - Est £10

Lot 729 - 1899 - POSTMARKS: Nice group of part strikes on 1900-1940 issues inc ANSE-A-VEAU (1899), MOLE ST NICOLAS, ANSE D'HAINAULT, FORTE LIBERTE (in red), PLAISANCE, ARCAHAIE (1935) and LES ANGLAIS (1914). All are identifiable part strikes. A very scarce lot. (8 items) - Est £60

Lot 730 - 1902 - Postage Due' issue set of five with 'MAI GT PRE 1902' opt inc 2c with opt in red and 1914 'postage Due' issue set of four with 'GL O.Z. 7 FEV. 1914' opts. One or two values with slight gum staining. (SG D85/88, D85d & D209/12, Cat £25+) - Est £12

Lot 731 - 1904 - Large written up collection of 'Centenary of Independence' and 'Nord Alexis' issue including various OPTS & surcharges, perf & imperf, mint & used with some inverted centres (identified as forgeries) complete sheets inc SG 101 and the complete Nord Alexis set in IMPERF sheets, a 1c green 'Nord Alexis' sheet with 'POSTE PAYE' control opt etc. Mixed condition but generally good to fine with genuine, forgeries and reprints. A great lot for further study. (100's) - Est £250

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Lot 732 - 1920 - US MARINES: Circa 1920 stampless penalty cover with 'Penalty for Private Use to avoid payment of postage $300' handstamp in blue with U.S.M.CORPS PORT AU PRINCE HAITI cds dated SEP 28 with unclear year date. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 733 - 1954 - 'Restoration of Christophe's Citadel' AIR issue 10c, 50c, 1g, 1.50g & 5g all progressive IMPERF PLATE PROOFS of the base colour and with the Flag at left in black (the red is omitted) plus an additional proof of the Flag in red and black only (no base colour). Interesting group. (SG 501/4 & 506) - Est £40

Lot 734 - 1954 - '150th Anniversary of Independence' issue and 'Mme Magloire' issue, both sets in a 'Courvoisier S.A.' presentation folder nicely bound with rope. Very attractive. (SG 472/86 & 493/500) - Est £12

Lot 735 - 1968 - 70c red, brown & blue and 70c red, green & blue postal stationery airletters with view of 'Aeroporto Francoise Duvalier, Port au Prince' on reverse. The pair fine unused. (2) - Est £15

Lot 736 - 1994 - UN BLOCKADE: PPC from an Argentine sailor aboard the vessel 'Guerrico' datelined 'En Navegacion abordo de la ARA Guerrico golfo de la Gonave 07 May 94' franked with USA 45c tied by U.S. NAVY USS THORN (DD988) naval cds dated MAY 10 1994. Addressed to ARGENTINA with Base Naval Buenos Aires arrival cds on front. The Guerrico was part of Operation 'Uphold Democracy' to return Haiti to peaceful government. Also page with four US Navy / Army Peacekeepers Free Mail stamps apparently issued for use in Haiti & the Balkans but likely bogus plus a couple of newspaper articles. - Est £45

Lot 737 - 1881-1930 - Collection on ideal pages from early issues through to mid period inc many 1904-1920 period opts & surcharges etc. Mixed condition mint & used. Needs sorting. (few 100) - Est £95

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Lot 738 - 1883-1958 - REVENUES: Written up collection of Haitian revenues from the first 'Tall' types, Bills of Lading issues, Quittances issues, Timbre Mobiles, 1906-1920 large Commerce issues inc few OPTS & surcharges through to 1950's issues, mostly used but with a few mint and some ABNCo. 'SPECIMENS' plus a 1919 complete document with 2c blue 'Quittance' revenue. Also a page of nine Haitian telephone cards. A super lot, rarely offered in this quantity. A photocopy of the Forbin listing is also included. (90 items) - Est £150

Lot 739 - 1898 - FORGERIES - TRAINS: 'Locomotive' issue 1c brown, 5c grey blue, 5c dull purple ERROR OF COLOUR, 6c dull purple, 10c deep blue, 20c brown orange, 50c orange red and 1p blue green IMPERF FORGERIES in unused marginal blocks of four. (32 stamps, As SG 108/115) - Est £15

Lot 740 - 1899 - 2c orange on buff TRAIN postal stationery card (H&G 29) used with very light strike of oval IRIONA cancel in violet with oval TRUJILLO cancel in blue dated DEC 28 1899 alongside. Addressed to GERMANY with transit & arrival marks on front. Card a little worn around the edges. - Est £35

Lot 741 - 1907 - 5c black 'Medina' issue IMPERF PLATE PROOF on thin paper, a fine example. (As SG 129) - Est £20

Lot 742 - 1913 - 10c on 6c slate violet with variety OPT DOUBLE. A fine mint copy. (SG 183a) - Est £12

Lot 743 - 1919 - BISECT: 2c carmine red 'Ulua Bridge' issue (SG 187) vertically BISECTED and tied on piece by SAN PEDRO SULA cds dated DEC 29 1919. The piece is addressed within SAN PEDRO SULA. - Est £16

Lot 744 - 1919 - BISECT: Large addressed piece franked with diagonally BISECTED 1915 6c slate lilac 'Ulua Bridge' issue (SG 189) tied by SAN PEDRO SULA cds dated DIC 29 1919. Addressed locally. - Est £16

Lot 745 - 1927 - PRIVATE AIRMAIL COMPANIES: 50c carmine on blue 'Central American Airlines' Semi official AIRMAIL issue, a fine mint IMPERF copy. Small thin on reverse. (Sanabria 502a) - Est £16

Lot 746 - 1930 - 2c carmine red with 'HABILITADO 1926' opt in green and further opt 'Habilitado julio - 1930' in blue with variety OPT DOUBLE ONE INVERTED. A mint copy. Small perf fault at left. (SG 306a var, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 747 - 1944 - CENSORSHIP: Incoming cover from Guatemala franked with 1944 3c pale blue green and 1c orange TAX issue (SG 427 & 425) tied by GUATEMALA CITY machine cancel dated 3 OCT 1944. Addressed to SANTA BARBARA with fine printed black on buff 'ABIERTA POR LA CENSURA HONDURAS C.A.' censor strip at left and transit & arrival cds's on reverse. - Est £15

Lot 748 - 1945 - 'Airmail' SURCHARGE issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 447/55) - Est £15

Lot 749 - 1947 - 'First International Conference of Caribbean Archaeologists' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 466/71) - Est £16

Lot 750 - 1951 - '75th Anniversary of UPU' OPT issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 483/8, Cat £45) - Est £25

Lot 751 - 1956 - 'Anniversary of the United Nations' O N U opt issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 542/50, Cat £33) - Est £20

Lot 752 - 1964 - 'Homage to Sport and Olympic Games, Tokyo' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 630/638) - Est £14

Lot 753 - 1965 - 'Churchill Commemoration' OPT issue the set of four fine mint. (SG 671/O674) - Est £16

Lot 754 - 1880 - 5c on 8c bright orange QV 'Surcharge' issue, a fine used copy. (SG 23, Cat £110) - Est £45

Lot 755 - 1882 - 2c carmine QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA' a mint copy. (SG 33, Cat £55) - Est £20

Lot 756 - 1882 - 4c slate grey QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA' a mint copy. (SG 34, Cat £40) - Est £18

Lot 757 - 1882 - 5c pale blue QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA' a mint copy. (SG 35, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 758 - 1882 - 30c yellowish green QV issue, a fine used copy. (SG 39, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 759 - 1885 - Small range of QV 'Surcharges' with 20c on 30c orange red, 7c on 10c green, 20c on 30c yellowish green, 50c on 48c dull purple and $1 on 96c black all good to fine used. (SG 40, 43, 48/9 & 52, Cat £65+) - Est £30

Lot 760 - 1891 - 20c on 30c grey green QV 'Surcharge' issue with additional Chinese characters handstamp, a fine mint copy. (SG 48a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 761 - 1903 - 5c dull green & brown orange EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 65, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 762 - 1904 - 50c green & magenta EVII issue on ordinary paper, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 85, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 763 - 1907 - 6c orange vermilion & purple EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 94, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 764 - 1912 - 30c purple & sage green GV issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 107, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 765 - 1921 - 12c purple on yellow & 20c purple & sage green GV issue, wmk 'Multi Script CA', both fine mint copies. (SG 124c & 125, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 766 - 1938 - 1c brown, 1c deep brown, 2c grey, 5c green, 8c red brown, 20c black, 20c scarlet vermilion, 25c pale yellow olive, 30c blue and 80c carmine GVI issue all fine mint. (SG 140, 140a, 141, 143/4, 147/8, 150, 152 & 154, Cat £49+) - Est £24

Lot 767 - 1938 - $1 dull lilac & blue on chalk surfaced paper and $1 red orange & green on ordinary paper GVI issue both good mint copies. (SG 155/6, Cat £37) - Est £16

Lot 768 - 1938 - $5 dull lilac & scarlet GVI issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 159, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 769 - 1938 - $5 dull lilac & scarlet GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 159, Cat £70) - Est £30

Lot 770 - 1938 - $10 green & violet GVI issue with 'B C' PERFIN fine cds used. Good spacefiller. (SG 161, Cat £140) - Est £20

Lot 771 - 1954 - 'QE2' definitive issue, the set of fourteen good to fine used, most with cds cancels. (SG 178/91, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 772 - 1954 - 'QE2' definitive issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 178/91, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 773 - 1954 - $5 yellowish green & purple QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 190a, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 774 - 1954 - $10 reddish violet & bright blue QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 191, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 775 - 1992 - COIL ISSUE: 80c cerise, black & rose, $1.50 reddish brown, black & light blue, $2.10 bright crimson, black & pale turquoise green and $2.60 chocolate, black & yellow brown QE2 issue in fine unmounted mint COIL strips of four with the bottom stamp of each strip having a serial number printed on the gum. (SG 706, 709d, 712b & 713b, Cat £34+ as normal issue) - Est £25

Lot 776 - 1997 - 'Hong Kong Migratory Birds' 'Postage Paid' postal stationery cards, the set of four showing the four different birds fine unused. (Similar design to SG 884/7) - Est £10