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POSTAL AUCTION 126

CLOSING DATE

Saturday 7th August 2021

Welcome to Postal Auction No. 126. In this sale we have excellent sections of Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia inc classic issues, Dominican Republic inc classic issues, Ecuador, Haiti with the first part of a large 12 volume collection, Mexico, Peru with super ranges of classics, revenues and errors and varieties, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Seychelles, South African states with multiples, varieties and Boer War covers, South West Africa, Trinidad & Tobago and Uruguay with classic issues. There is also the usual good showing of Revenue and Cinderella material throughout. We hope there is something to interest you..

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Miscellaneous Lots & Collections

Lot 1 - 1900-1980 - ALL WORLD - CINDERELLA: Twenty page stock book with duplicated accumulation of CINDERELLA labels with Christmas Seals, TB Seals, Advertising labels, Bogus, fantasies plus a few revenues etc. (100s) - Est £40

Lot 2 - 1880-1980 - ALL WORLD: Large world accumulation in box, includes stamps & covers, early to modern with better noted. A good sorter. (Many 100's) - Est £45

Lot 3 - 1880-1980 - AUCTION LOTS: Box with varied range of old auction lots all described & priced (Estimate values range from £5 - £20) includes many different countries with stamps, covers, some Proofs & varieties etc. (Total Estimate value over £300) - Est £125

Lot 4 - 1860-1980 - CENTRAL AMERICA: Small box with useful range of better items, sets & singles, odd error, variety or proof plus few covers & some loose & on pages includes old auction lots etc. Original Estimate £200+. (few 100) - Est £95

Lot 5 - 1886 - CENTRAL AMERICAN STEAMSHIP COMPANY: 5c on 1c green SURCHARGE issue a fine mint copy. - Est £10

Lot 6 - 1870-1980 - COMMONWEALTH: Small box with useful range of better items, sets & singles, plus a few covers & some loose includes old auction lots etc. Original Estimate £200+. (few 100) - Est £95

Lot 7 - 1878 - FRENCH COLONIES - POSTMARKS: Range of 'General Issues' with 40c orange two copies with GUADELOUPE BASSE TERRE and PAQ ANG POINTE A PITRE GUADEL cds's dated 1889 & 1878, 5c green with GUADELOUPW cds dated 1880 and 25c ultramarine with MARTINIQUE cds. All fine strikes. (4) - Est £20

Lot 8 - 1860-1980 - SOUTH AMERICA: Small box with useful range of better items, sets & singles, odd error, variety or proof plus few covers & some loose & on pages includes old auction lots etc. Original Estimate £200+. (few 100) - Est £95

 

Philatelic Literature

Lot 9 - 2020 - BOLIVIA: 'Plating the First Issue of Bolivia, the 5c of 1867' by T. Tidmarsh. A great guide to plating this issue from the original plate A of 72 stamps through the four re-engravings making a total 360 different stamps. The booklet greatly simplifies the task of identification. (22pp) - Est £10

Lot 10 - 1985 - BRAZIL - REVENUES: 'Brazil Revenues - Federal, State and Municipal' by Paulo Barata. The definitive listing of all Brazilian revenues. A very scarce publication long out of print.(136pp) - Est £60

Lot 11 - 1984 - CHILE: 'The Postmarks of Santiago' by M Rego the definitive work covering all of the markings of the various Santiago post offices. (88pp) - Est £12

Lot 12 - 1984-1995 - CHILE: 'The Postmarks of Valparaiso' by Rego & West (1995) and 'The Postmarks of Santiago' by Rego (1984) the pair of books covering all of the markings of the two main cities of Chile. (176pp & 88pp) - Est £25

Lot 13 - 1990 - COLOMBIA: 'Colombian Airmail Stamps & Flown Covers' Phillips auction catalogue, a good sale of the early airmail issues with prices realised. (37pp) - Est £8

Lot 14 - 1952 - COMMONWEALTH: 'The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1661-1951 - Volume 1 Great Britain and the Empire in Europe' by Robson Lowe. The first part of the bible on the philately of the British Empire includes GB with prestamp, postmarks, proofs, essays, Newspaper stamps, Parcel stamps, railway stamps & other locals, Channel Islands, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Malta, Ireland, Heligoland, Ionian Islands, Military and Consular offices and issues etc. In excellent condition. (450pp) - Est £40

Lot 15 - 1983 - GREAT BRITAIN: 'Collect British Postmarks - Handbook to British Postal Markings and their Value' by Dr J T Whitney, 3rd Edition. (277pp) - Est £8

Lot 16 - 1904 - HAITI: 'The Postage Stamps of Haiti' by Fred J Melville. An original copy and the earliest recorded book on Haitian stamps and includes a chapter on Essays. The spine is repaired with Sellotape but a scarce item. (69pp) - Est £30

Lot 17 - 1940-1959 - IRELAND: 'Slogan Cancellations of the Republic of Ireland' by F. E. Dixon (1959) and a section taken from an Irish Post office guide circa 1940 with an alphabetical listing all of the Post Offices plus a partial listing of names with Gaelic name and English translation A to P only. (2 items) - Est £10

Lot 18 - 2008 - MEXICO - CHILE - VENEZUELA - ECUADOR: 'Sudamerika-Philatelie' by various authors, containing superb illustrated articles on Ecuador classics & postmarks, Venezuela first issues & postmarks, Chile postal fiscals & Pacific War, Corrientes classics and Mexican LATI airmails. Text in German. (207pp) - Est £30

Lot 19 - 2014 - MEXICO: 'The Travelling Post Offices of Mexico' by T K Todsen & J G Walmsley, the 2014 second revised edition. The definitive work listing all of the cancels of the different lines profusely illustrated with maps, illustrations & photos with lots of background information. (146pp) - Est £40

Aden

Lot 20 - 1855 - INDIA USED IN ADEN: 4a black on blue glazed paper QV issue of India used with fine central strike of diamond numeral '124' in black. One short perf at right otherwise very fine. (SG Z14, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 21 - 1909 - INDIA USED IN ADEN: B&W PPC 'Connought Road, Sheikh Othman, Aden' franked on picture side with India 1906 ½a green EVII issue (SG 149) tied by ADEN cds. Addressed to FRANCE. - Est £20

Lot 22 - 1937 - ½a to 8a 'Dhow' issue, all fine mint. (SG 1/8, Cat £75+) - Est £35

Lot 23 - 1937 - 8a pale purple 'Dhow' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 8, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 24 - 1939 - 'GVI' definitive issue the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 16/27, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 25 - 1949 - 10r mauve GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 31, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 26 - 1951 - GVI 'Surcharge' issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 36/46, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 27 - 1960 - CINDERELLA: 50c green, blue & brown, 1/- red & brown & 2.50/- green & brown 'ADEN SOCOTRA EXPEDITION' illustrated 'Dhow' CINDERELLA labels, the set of three in fine unmounted mint marginal blocks of four. - Est £45

Lot 28 - 1942 - KATHIRI: 'GVI' definitive issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 1/11, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 29 - 1954 - KATHIRI: 1954 definitive issue set of ten plus later 1964 set of three all fine mint. (SG 29/41, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 30 - 1942 - QUAITI: ½a blue green, ¾a brown, 1a blue, 1½a carmine, 2½a blue & 3a sepia & carmine 'GVI' definitive issue all in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 1/4 & 6/7, Cat £37) - Est £20

Lot 31 - 1942 - QUAITI: 'GVI' definitive issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 1/11, Cat £70) - Est £30

Lot 32 - 1955 - QUAITI: 5c greenish blue, 10c grey black, 15c deep green, 25c carmine red, 35c blue, 50c orange red & 1/- black & deep lilac all in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 29/34 & 36, Cat £29) - Est £15

Antigua

Lot 33 - 1872 - 1d lake QV issue used with complete fine strike of 'A18' barred numeral cancel of ENGLISH HARBOUR. Stamp has faults. (SG 13) - Est £10

Lot 34 - 1903 - 6d purple & drab wmk 'Crown CC' a fine mint copy. (SG 36, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 35 - 1903 - 5/- grey green & violet EVII issue, a good mint copy. Couple of light perf tones at top. (SG 40, Cat £110) - Est £40

Lot 36 - 1908 - ½d green and 2½d ultramarine 'Arms' issue and 1921 2/6 black & red on blue GV issue all with 'SPECIMEN' opts in black or red. (SG 41, 46 & 59) - Est £16

Lot 37 - 1921 - 3/- green & violet GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 79, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 38 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 91/4, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 39 - 1938 - ½d to 10/- GVI issue, all fine mint. (SG 98/108, Cat £90+) - Est £45

Lot 40 - 1938 - 2/6 maroon GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 106a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 41 - 1938 - 2/6 brown purple GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 106, Cat £55) - Est £25

Argentina

Lot 42 - 1858 - 5c red (2), 10c pale green & 15c blue 'Confederation' issue plus 1860 5c red 'Large 5' issue (2) all mint or unused. Odd small fault. (SG 1/4) - Est £15

Lot 43 - 1862 - 5c rose 'Escudito' issue with accent, a fine used copy with part blue oval cancel, three large margins, tight at left. (SG 7) - Est £20

Lot 44 - 1863 - 5c rose 'Escudito' issue without accent over 'U', a fine lightly used copy, three large margins, one touching. (SG 10) - Est £12

Lot 45 - 1864 - 15c blue 'Rivadavia' issue, perforated but cut round so perforations are not visible, fine lightly used. With RPS certificate (after consultation) stating not SG 14 imperf but SG 18 with perfs trimmed off. (SG 18, Cat £80) - Est £20

Lot 46 - 1872 - 5c carmine 'Rivadavia' PROVISIONAL printing on thin white smooth paper, oily impression. A fine used copy, three large margins touching at base. (SG 26, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 47 - 1873 - 30c orange 'National Banknote Co' issue, a fine used copy with part ROSARIO cds. (SG 33, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 48 - 1874 - Folded letter franked with 1867 10c green 'Belgrano' issue (SG 29) tied by BUENOS AIRES cds dated 22 FEB 1874. Addressed to MONTEVIDEO endorsed 'Per Richard Cobden' at top. Cover has repaired slit in front that is not particularly visible. - Est £50

Lot 49 - 1877 - 8c lake 'South American Banknote Co' issue, rouletted, a mint copy with gum. (SG 40, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 50 - 1877 - 25c rosy lake, 1888 10c brown and 20c green 'Litho' issue and 1888 12c deep blue all with 'MUESTRA' (Specimen) opt in black. (SG 47, 115, 117 & 131) - Est £15

Lot 51 - 1883 - 4c brown, 8c lake and 12c ultramarine all with horizontal 'OFICIAL' opt in black fine used. A difficult issue to find. (SG O60, O61 & O62, Cat £62) - Est £35

Lot 52 - 1883 - 24c deep blue cds used and 60c black mint both with thin 'OFICIAL' opt DIAGONALLY in black. A scarce and underrated issue. (SG O64/5, Cat £28+) - Est £20

Lot 53 - 1884 - ½c on 15c blue with variety OPT INVERTED in carmine, a fine cds used copy. (SG 92c, Cat £39) - Est £25

Lot 54 - 1888 - 6c dull red 'Sarmiento' LITHO issue, perf 11½, a fine cds used copy. (SG 114) - Est £10

Lot 55 - 1890 - 1p deep blue tall 'Portrait' issue and 1899 5p black & brown orange and 10p black & green 'Liberty Shield' issue all fine cds used. (SG 139 & 239/40, Cat £25+) - Est £15

Lot 56 - 1891 - TIERRA DEL FUEGO: 10c carmine rose 'Poppers Local Post' issue, a superb mint block of four with full gum. (SG 1) - Est £45

Lot 57 - 1899 - RAILWAY THEMATIC: 5c orange on cream postal stationery lettersheet (H&G G3a) with two interior pictures one being the 'Steam Train' image printed in brown & blue. Uncommon. - Est £25

Lot 58 - 1908 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: 15c blue PSE (H&G B24) used with ESTAF. AMB. No.24 (F.C. SUD) cds with oval 'FERRO-CARRIL DEL SUD OFICINA DEL SUPERINTENDIENTE DE SENALES' cachet in purple dated 21 JUL 1908 on reverse. Addressed to AUSTRIA with BUENOS AIRES transit cds also on reverse. - Est £30

Lot 59 - 1910 - 20p black & dull blue 'Centenary' issue, the top value used with 'INUTILIZADO' Perfin cancel. A useful space filler. (SG 381, Cat £100 as used) - Est £15

Lot 60 - 1912 - 10p blue & violet 'Ploughman' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 410, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 61 - 1916 - 20p claret & slate San Martin 'Independence Centenary' issue dated 1816-1916, a fine mint copy. (SG 432, Cat £170) - Est £110

Lot 62 - 1918 - MINISTERIAL ISSUES: 12c blue 'San Martin' issue without wmk with 'M.M.' opt (Ministry of Marine), a fine mint marginal block of ten. (SG OD18F, Cat £35) - Est £25

Lot 63 - 1923 - 20p lake & slate 'San Martin' issue, the top value with 'Honeycomb' wmk in a COMPLETE SHEET of forty with sheet margins all round used with large 'INUTILIZADO' PERFINS across each row of the sheet (used to demonetise the issue). Some perf separation here & there. A fine item for display. (SG 528, Cat £1480 as used) - Est £75

Lot 64 - 1928 - 3p 60c blue & grey AIR issue, the top value good cds used. (SG 576, Cat £23) - Est £12

Lot 65 - 1930 - 50c grey black 'Zeppelin' OPT issue, with opt in green, a fine mint copy. (SG 588) - Est £15

Lot 66 - 1930 - 1p scarlet & blue 'Zeppelin' OPT issue, with opt in green, a fine mint copy. (SG 590) - Est £24

Lot 67 - 1931 - 5p green & purple '1930 6 Septiembre 1931' opt issue fine used. (SG 622, Cat £28) - Est £14

Lot 68 - 1935 - 1c yellow brown 'Sarmiento' and 10c maroon 'Rivadavia' PORTRAIT issue both fine IMPERF PROOFS on unwatermarked paper. (As SG 645 & 674a) - Est £25

Lot 69 - 1936 - Pictorial 'Definitive' issue, the first printing set of eleven fine mint. (SG 655/664, Cat £110) - Est £55

Lot 70 - 1936 - 1p light blue & chocolate 'Map' issue with boundaries, a fine mint copy. (SG 660, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 71 - 1939 - 'UPU Congress' issue the set of eight fine mint. (SG 679/86, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 72 - 1972 - 'Child Welfare' BIRDS issue, the pair in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 1394/5) - Est £10

Lot 73 - 1866-1933 - Collection on ideal pages from early issues through to mid period inc various opts & surcharges inc 1928 Air issue value to 3p60c used etc. Mixed condition mint & used. Needs sorting. (few 100) - Est £75

Bahamas

Lot 74 - 1902 - 2d red EVII postal stationery registered envelope with grey green text (H&G C2a) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 75 - 1906 - 'EVII' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', the set of four fine mint. (SG 71/4, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 76 - 1911 - 2/- black & blue 'Queen's Staircase' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 79, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 77 - 1911 - 3/- black & green 'Queen's Staircase' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 80, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 78 - 1912 - 1½d brown on buff GV postal stationery card (H&G 10) with large double lined 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £15

Lot 79 - 1914 - Printed 'Hotel Colonial, Nassau, Bahamas' cover franked with 1911 1d black & red (SG 75) tied by MIAMI FLA roller cancel dated JAN 31 1914 with straight line 'PAQUEBOT' marking in purple alongside. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 80 - 1918 - First 'WAR TAX' opt issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 91/5, Cat £120) - Est £50

Lot 81 - 1918 - Second 'WAR TAX' opt issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 96/99, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 82 - 1919 - 'WAR TAX' opt issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 102/5, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 83 - 1919 - 1/- grey black & carmine GV 'WAR TAX' opt issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 104, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 84 - 1920 - GV 'Peace Celebration' issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 106/10, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 85 - 1929 - Plain cover with manuscript 'AIR MAIL' in red on front franked with 1921 2½d ultramarine GV issue (SG 119) tied by NASSAU machine cancel dated FEB 4 1929. Addressed to USA with arrival cds on reverse dated 7 FEB 1929. - Est £20

Lot 86 - 1938 - 5/- lilac & blue on thick paper GVI issue, first printing, a fine mint copy. (SG 156, Cat £170) - Est £80

Bechuanaland

Lot 87 - 1885 - ½d grey black and 1d rose red 'COGH' issue, wmk 'Anchor' with 'Bechuanaland Protectorate' opt in black, both mint. (SG 4/5, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 88 - 1885 - ½d grey black and 2d pale bistre 'COGH' issue with 'British Bechuanaland' opt, both fine unused without gum. (SG 4 & 6, Cat £72) - Est £25

Lot 89 - 1888 - 2d on 2d pale dull lilac & black 'Provisional' SURCHARGE issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 23a, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 90 - 1888 - ½d vermilion QV issue with 'Protectorate' opt in black, a fine lightly used copy. (SG 40, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 91 - 1904 - 1/- deep green & carmine EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 71, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 92 - 1913 - ½d green, 1d scarlet, 3d bluish violet, 4d grey green, 6d reddish purple and 1/- bistre GV issue, wmk 'Simple Cypher', all good to fine cds used. (SG 73/4, 79/82, Cat £139) - Est £60

Lot 93 - 1913 - 6d reddish purple GV issue, wmk 'Simple Cypher', a fine cds used copy. (SG 81, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 94 - 1913 - 1/- bistre GV issue, wmk 'Simple Cypher', a fine cds used copy. (SG 82, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 95 - 1913 - 5/- rose carmine GV 'Seahorse' issue, first Waterlow printing with 'BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE' opt, a fine mint copy. (SG 84, Cat £160) - Est £80

Lot 96 - 1921 - ½d green on buff GV postal stationery card of Great Britain with 'BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE' opt (H&G 6). A fine unused example. Uncommon. - Est £15

Lot 97 - 1925 - 1d scarlet, 2d orange, 3d violet, 4d grey green and 1/- bistre brown GV issue all fine mint. (SG 92/5 & 98, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 98 - 1925 - 1/- bistre brown GV issue, wmk 'Block Cypher', a fine cds used copy. (SG 98, Cat £26) - Est £12

Lot 99 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 111/4) - Est £10

Lot 100 - 1936 - Registered airmail cover franked with the 1935 GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue set of four (SG 111/4) tied by multiple strikes of FRANCISTOWN cds dated 15 APR 1936 with handstruck REG marking alongside and airmail label. Addressed to UK. Very attractive. - Est £40

Lot 101 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 118/28, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 102 - 1955 - 1/3 black & lilac and 2/6 black & rose red QE2 issue both fine cds used. (SG 150/1) - Est £10

Lot 103 - 1961 - QE2 'Decimal' SURCHARGE issue, the set of eleven plus additional types of 1c, 3½c (all three) and 5c all fine mint. (SG 157/67, 157a, 161b, 161d & 162a, Cat £53+) - Est £25

Lot 104 - 1961 - 1R on 10/- black & red brown QE2 'Decimal' SURCHARGE issue with OPT Type 2 surcharged at bottom left. A fine mint copy. (SG 167a, Cat £40) - Est £20

Bermuda

Lot 105 - 1865 - 6d dull mauve QV issue, perf 14, a very fine mint copy with full gum. (SG 7, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 106 - 1910 - MARITIME: Circa 1910 colour PPC 'Banana Tree and Fruit. Bermuda' franked on message side with 1910 1d carmine (SG 46b) tied by good strike of circular undated 'POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS U.S.M.S. "PAN AMERICA"' ship cancel in blue. Addressed to USA. - Est £30

Lot 107 - 1918 - 5/- green and carmine red on pale yellow GV 'Key Type' wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 53d, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 108 - 1920 - 3d dull & deep purple on yellow, 4d black & red on pale yellow, 6d dull & bright purple and 1/- black on blue green GV 'Tercentenary of Representative Institutions' first issue all fine mint. (SG 62/4 & 67, Cat £74) - Est £35

Lot 109 - 1925 - FIRST FLIGHT: Incoming cover from USA with typed 'Via Airship Los Angeles from Lakehurst N.J.' on front franked USA 1922 2c carmine (SG 562) tied by AIR MAIL SERVICE NEW YORK cds in red dated APR 15 1925. Flown on the Lakehurst - Hamilton, Bermuda first flight by the airship 'Los Angeles'. Addressed to BERMUDA with arrival cds on reverse. (Muller #207, rated 1000pts) - Est £45

Lot 110 - 1938 - 'GVI' issue, the set of ten plus various shades all good to fine used. (SG 110/5, 111a, 113c, 114c, 115a, Cat £66+) - Est £25

Lot 111 - 1938 - GVI 'Pictorial' issue the set of ten plus ALL listed shades fine mint. (SG 110/115, 111a, 111b, 113b, 113c, 114c & 115a, Cat £218) - Est £95

Lot 112 - 1938 - 2/- dull purple & blue on pale blue and 2/- reddish purple & blue on pale blue GVI 'Key Type' issue, perf 13. Both fine cds used copies. (SG 116e & 116f, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 113 - 1938 - 5/- yellow green & red on pale yellow GVI 'Key Type' issue on ordinary paper, perf 13. A fine cds used copy. (SG 118f, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 114 - 1938 - 5/- green and red on yellow GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine cds used copy. (SG 118, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 115 - 1938 - 5/- green & red on yellow GVI 'Key Type' issue on ordinary paper, perf 14. A fine mint copy. (SG 118e, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 116 - 1938 - 5/- green and scarlet on yellow GVI issue perf 13 on chalk surfaced paper, a fine cds used copy. (SG 118g, Cat £75) - Est £36

Lot 117 - 1938 - 10/- deep green and dull red on green GVI 'Key Type' on ordinary paper, perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 119d, Cat £75) - Est £36

Lot 118 - 1938 - 10/- bluish green & deep red on green GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, perf 14. A fine mint copy. (SG 119a, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 119 - 1938 - 12/6 grey & pale orange GVI 'Key Type' issue, perf 13, a fiscally used copy with neat hole punch. (SG 120e, Cat £85 as postally used) - Est £10

Lot 120 - 1938 - 12/6 grey & pale orange GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine mint copy with the usual brown gum. (SG 120b, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 121 - 1938 - 12/6 grey & brownish orange GVI 'Key Type' issue, a marginal mint copy with the usual brown gum. Light tone at top. (SG 120a, Cat £225) - Est £55

Lot 122 - 1938 - £1 deep reddish purple and black on pale red GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, perf 14. A fine mint copy. (SG 121c, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 123 - 1938 - £1 pale purple and black on pale red GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, perf 14. A fine mint copy. (SG 121b, Cat £75) - Est £36

Lot 124 - 1951 - MARITIME: Cover franked with 1936 6d claret & dull violet, 1938 3d black & deep blue and 1949 3d black & blue (SG 104a, 114a & 128) tied by HAMILTON cancel with fine strike of 'THE PACIFIC STEAM NAVIGATION CO. M.V. REINA DEL PACIFICO' crowned 'Arms' cachet in blue with additional strike on reverse. Addressed to UK. - Est £25

Bolivia

Lot 125 - 1867 - 10c black brown 'Condor' issue, a superb used copy with part circular POTOSI cancel in purple black. Four large margins. Slight tone at top right but otherwise a superb & rare stamp. (SG 7b, Cat £160) - Est £100

Lot 126 - 1867 - 50c yellow 'Condor' issue, a fine used copy with manuscript 'X' cancel, four margins. (SG 8) - Est £10

Lot 127 - 1867 - 100c blue 'Condor' issue, a fine mint four margin copy with full O.G. Small thin on reverse but scarce in mint condition. (SG 9, Cat £43) - Est £35

Lot 128 - 1867 - 100c blue 'Condor' issue, a good used copy from the original printing with manuscript cancel, four margins but with thin on reverse. (SG 9) - Est £25

Lot 129 - 1867 - 50c deep blue 'Condor' issue, a fine mint copy with gum and four good to large margins. A couple of tiny thins on reverse but otherwise a superb example of a rare stamp. (SG 11a, Cat £400) - Est £250

Lot 130 - 1867 - 50c blue 'Condor' issue, a fine unused copy without gum, three large margins, very tight at right. A good example of a rare stamp. (SG 11, Cat £400) - Est £200

Lot 131 - 1867 - 100c pale green 'Condor' issue, a fine four margin mint copy on thin paper with full O.G. Very scarce. (SG 12a, Cat £170) - Est £95

Lot 132 - 1868 - Small range of used 'Arms' issues with 1868 5c green & 10c red 'Nine Stars' issue, 1870 5c green, 10c red & 100c orange 'Eleven Stars' issue and 1890 2c slate violet, 5c blue, 10c orange & 100c yellow. Mixed condition but mostly good to fine. (SG 32/3, 37/8, 40, 51/3 & 56 Cat £80+) - Est £25

Lot 133 - 1868 - Small range of mint or unused 'Arms' issues with 1868 10c red & 50c blue 'Nine Stars' issue, 1870 5c green & 50c blue 'Eleven Stars' issue and 1890 1c carmine, 50c red & 100c yellow. Odd small fault. (SG 33/4, 37, 39, 50 & 55/6, Cat £169+) - Est £50

Lot 134 - 1870 - 5c green & 10c red 'Eleven Stars' issue both fine lightly used. (SG 37/38, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 135 - 1878 - 5c ultramarine 'Book of Law' issue a mint block of four. (SG 42) - Est £20

Lot 136 - 1890 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: 1c brown on light green PSC (H&G 3) used with very fine strike of undated oval AMBULANCIA ENTRE ORURO Y UYUNI cancel in blue. Addressed to LA PAZ. No message. - Est £35

Lot 137 - 1893 - Range of 'Litho' issues inc the complete set inc the 20c blue green fine used plus 1c rose & 2c deep violet blue mint. Mixed condition but mainly good to fine. (SG 57/61, Cat £119+) - Est £40

Lot 138 - 1893 - 10c blue 'Transacciones' REVENUE issue with small PROVISORIO overprint and '1893' date added in manuscript both in purple black. A mint copy with full gum. Stamp has a couple of tone spots but a rare and underrated stamp particularly in mint condition. (SG F67, Cat £55) - Est £45

Lot 139 - 1894 - 1c pale ochre, 2c orange vermilion, 5c green, 10c bistre brown & 20c dull blue Arms issue 'Paris' printing on thick paper all fine genuine used. (SG 70/4) - Est £10

Lot 140 - 1899 - Range of 'E.F. 1899' opts on values to 50c inc a couple of 5c green pairs one with OPT OMITTED IN PAIR and the other with one stamp with OPT INVERTED, a 20c blue with OPT SIDEWAYS and a 'used' 50c dull claret all look dubious but a few of the others look genuine. Needs further study. (SG 85/9) - Est £25

Lot 141 - 1899 - 1c ochre and 5c green 'Arms' issue (London printing) with 'E.F. 1899' overprints both fine unused. (SG 85 & 87, Cat £37) - Est £18

Lot 142 - 1899 - 'Sucre' issue the set of eight fine mint. (SG 92/9, Cat £30) - Est £20

Lot 143 - 1901 - PERFINS: Four early CANCELADO perfins on postage issues inc a higher bolivano value. Odd small fault but scarce group. (4) - Est £12

Lot 144 - 1912 - 10c on 1c blue 'Provisional' opt on REVENUE issue with variety OPT IN BLACK. A fine unused copy without gum. A very scarce & underrated stamp. (SG 129b, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 145 - 1915 - UNISSUED: 'Inauguration of Guaqui - La Paz Railway' UNISSUED set of nine fine mint. - Est £20

Lot 146 - 1916 - 2c black & rose 'Lake Titicaca' issue, a fine mint IMPERF PAIR. (SG 144a) - Est £10

Lot 147 - 1917 - FORGERY: 10c on 1c blue 'Cobija' PROVISIONAL issue FORGERY fine used. (As SG 148c, Cat £2750 used) - Est £16

Lot 148 - 1919 - Small range of 'Arms' issues inc 1919 2b brown used, 1923 15c on 10c vermilion with OPT INVERTED unused, 1927 5c on 1c lake unused and 1927 'Litho' issue 50c chocolate, 2b purple & 4b lake all mint and the 5b brown fine used. (158, 186a, 192, 201, 203, 205 & 206, Cat £39+) - Est £20

Lot 149 - 1930 - '0.03'c on 2c black & rose 'Surcharge' issue, a fine mint copy with variety OPT DOUBLE. (SG 225 variety) - Est £15

Lot 150 - 1930 - 25c black & blue with 'CORREO AEREO R.S. 6-V-1930' airmail opt in red, a fine mint copy. (SG 232) - Est £10

Lot 151 - 1930 - 50c black & orange with 'CORREO AEREO R.S. 6-V-1930' airmail opt in brown, a fine mint copy. (SG 233) - Est £10

Lot 152 - 1930 - 1.50b on 15c green 'Zeppelin' overprint issue a fine mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. Scarce. (SG 241a, Cat £110) - Est £60

Lot 153 - 1930 - 6b on 35c brown red 'Zeppelin' overprint issue a fine mint copy. (SG 243, Cat £120) - Est £75

Lot 154 - 1930 - 6b on 35c brown red 'Zeppelin' overprint issue a fine mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. Scarce. Expertised 'A Brun' on reverse. (SG 243a, Cat £160) - Est £90

Lot 155 - 1932 - 'Airmail' issue set of seven fine mint. (SG 265/271, Cat £17) - Est £12

Lot 156 - 1937 - Airmail SURCHARGE (third) issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 321/7) - Est £15

Lot 157 - 1944 - 'Centenario de la Creacion del Departamento del BENI' Revenue issue (authorised for postal used during the 1940's), the set of six fine mint. - Est £10

Lot 158 - 1947 - 1b 40c red orange 'Meeting of Presidents of Bolivia & Argentina' issue, a fine mint IMPERF PAIR. (SG 467 variety) - Est £15

Lot 159 - 1953 - 2b violet blue 'First Anniversary of the Revolution' issue, a fine mint IMPERF PAIR. (SG 581 variety) - Est £15

Lot 160 - 1991 - 3b 'Otto Lilenthal' RESTRICTED issue miniature sheet with 'Andean Condor' stamp, numbered '0777' in bottom margin fine unused as issued. - Est £10

Lot 161 - 1850-1950 - Mounted collection of covers & postal stationery inc 1850 prestamp, 1874 two covers with pairs of 5c green 'Arms' issue, 1893 5c PSE with added strip of five 1c carmine 'Arms' issue to Germany, nice 1898 uprated PSE with 5c, 10c and 20c Tall 'Portrait' issue and various other PSE's many with added stamps. (15 items) - Est £150

Lot 162 - 1909-1943 - Written up collection of stamp issues from 1909 through to mid period with better sets & singles inc many opts & surcharges. Also a few postmarks. (few 100) - Est £75

Brazil

Lot 163 - 1844 - 60r grey on thick yellowish paper 'Inclinado' issue printed on the 'Bullseye' paper, a four margin copy used with light pen cancel. Some thinning on reverse but a very difficult & underrated stamp. (SG 8, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 164 - 1850 - 10rs black on greyish paper 'Small Numeral' issue, a fine used four margin copy. (SG 17B, Cat £38) - Est £16

Lot 165 - 1850 - 20r grey black on greyish paper 'Small Numeral' issue, a very fine lightly used copy with four large margins. (SG 18B, Cat £110) - Est £45

Lot 166 - 1850 - 180rs black on greyish paper 'Small Numeral' issue, a fine used four margin copy, top margin is close. (SG 22B, Cat £60) - Est £20

Lot 167 - 1850 - 300rs black on yellowish paper 'Small Numeral' issue, a mint copy with full O.G. Margins are tight to touching but a scarce stamp in mint condition. (SG 23A, Cat £375) - Est £150

Lot 168 - 1851 - Cover franked on reverse with 1850 60rs black on greyish paper 'Small Numeral' issue (SG 20B) tied by CORREIO GERAL DA CORTE cds of RIO DE JANEIRO. Addressed to SANTOS with arrival cds also tying stamp. - Est £45

Lot 169 - 1854 - 430r yellow 'Small Numeral' issue, imperf, a very fine cds used copy. Four margins, tight at left. (SG 28, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 170 - 1866 - FORGERY: 300rs black 'Small Numeral' issue perforated 13½ at the Rio de Janeiro P.O. A fine used FORGERY with 2020 RPSL certificate stating 'Forged Perforations'. (As SG 37) - Est £20

Lot 171 - 1866 - 'Dom Pedro' dark beard PERFORATED issue the set of seven very fine lightly used. (SG 43/49, Cat £65+) - Est £20

Lot 172 - 1871 - TELEGRAPHS: 1000rs deep blue 'Telegraph' issue without control handstamp on reverse. A fine unused four margin example. (Barefoot #8) - Est £15

Lot 173 - 1878 - Dom Pedro' white beard ROULETTED issue the set of ten fine lightly used. (SG 57/66, Cat £205+) - Est £95

Lot 174 - 1878 - 1000rs dull purple DOM PEDRO 'Imperio' ESSAY, imperf on white paper. A fine imperf example. Scarce. - Est £75

Lot 175 - 1890 - 500rs olive buff 'Southern Cross' issue perf 14, a fine mint pair. (SG 93, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 176 - 1890 - 700rs pale brown 'Southern Cross' issue, perf 11-11½, a fine cds used copy. (SG 102, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 177 - 1890 - 100rs pale mauve 'Southern Cross' REDRAWN issue, compound perf 11-11½ x 12½-14, a fine unused copy without gum. (SG 110c, Cat £50) - Est £16

Lot 178 - 1893 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: 100rs red PSE (H&G B9) used with unclear cds on front and average strike of EL CENTRO C.AMBULANTE 1 cds on reverse. Addressed to RIO DE JANEIRO with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 179 - 1894 - 700rs black & pale mauve 'Liberty Head' issue on thin to medium hard toned paper, perf 11½, a fine mint copy. (SG 131) - Est £15

Lot 180 - 1895 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: Circa 1895 60rs grey brown PS wrapper (H&G E9b) used with average strike of 1o TREM AMBE PAULISTA cds. Addressed to GERMANY. - Est £25

Lot 181 - 1899 - 200rs violet PSE (H&G B13) FRONT only used with added 1894 300rs black & pale green and 500rs black & blue 'Liberty Head' issue (SG 120 & 122) tied by CORUMBA (GOYAZ) cds's with boxed REG marking alongside. Addressed to RIO DE JANEIRO. Very attractive. - Est £20

Lot 182 - 1899 - Cover FRONT only franked with 1898 300rs on 200rs black 'Newspaper' SURCHARGE issue (SG 170) tied by PERNAMBUCO cds dated 22 JAN 1899. Addressed to FRANCE endorsed 'Per S.S. Chile' with octagonal BUENOS AYRES A BORDEAUX 2 L.K. No.4 French maritime cds alongside. Very attractive. - Est £35

Lot 183 - 1906 - Green & orange President Penna 'Official' issue, the set of thirteen fine cds used. (SG O282/94) - Est £12

Lot 184 - 1906 - 'Third Pan American Congress' issue the pair fine cds used. (SG 259a/b, Cat £33+) - Est £16

Lot 185 - 1917 - 100rs blue 'Centenary of the Revolution in Pernambuco' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 287) - Est £10

Lot 186 - 1920 - Industry definitive issue wmk 'EUBRASIL' in columns 20rs slate violet (2), 50rs claret (2), 200rs grey olive, 400rs orange, 500rs ultramarine, 600rs orange brown, 700rs reddish violet and 1000rs turquoise blue (2), all good to fine used. (SG 365/6, 368 & 370/4) - Est £10

Lot 187 - 1922 - Independence Centenary' issue the set of three fine mint. (SG 432/434) - Est £10

Lot 188 - 1927 - 5,000rs on 100,000rs black & vermilion 'Servicio Aereo' overprint issue, a fine used copy with light cds cancel. (SG 454, cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 189 - 1929 - 5000rs violet blue 'Ruy Barbosa' issue, wmk 'BRASIL CORREIO', perf 12 x 11, a fine mint copy. (SG 468b, Cat £49) - Est £24

Lot 190 - 1930 - 'Fourth Pan American Architectural Congress' issue, the set of three fine mint. (SG 487/9) - Est £10

Lot 191 - 1931 - $10+$5 green & yellow 'Revolution of 3rd October' issue, the top value fine lightly used. (SG 503, Cat £22) - Est £12

Lot 192 - 1931 - 2,500rs on 300rs light blue 'Zeppelin' overprint issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 509, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 193 - 1931 - 2,500r on 3,000r bright violet 'Air' overprint issue a fine cds used copy. (SG 510, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 194 - 1932 - 2000rs red brown 'Sao Paulo Provisional Government' issue a superb used copy with central S. PAULO CONFERENCIA cds dated 27 X. 1932. (SG 526, Cat £28) - Est £20

Lot 195 - 1934 - 'Seventh International Sample Fair, Rio de Janeiro' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 550/3) - Est £10

Lot 196 - 1934 - 'Visit of Cardinal Pacelli' issue the pair fine mint. (SG 559/560, Cat £27+) - Est £14

Lot 197 - 1934 - Unsealed cover franked with single 1920 505s turquoise green 'Industry' defin (SG 391) tied by fine strike of TRIANGULAR 'AG. POSTAL TELEG. EXPOSICAO FEIRA UBERABA - MINAS' exhibition cancel dated 15 JUN 1934. Addressed to SAO PAULO with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £15

Lot 198 - 1935 - 'Third Pan American Red Cross Conference' issue the set of three fine mint. (SG 571/3, Cat £20) - Est £12

Lot 199 - 1935 - 'Child Welfare' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 578/81) - Est £10

Lot 200 - 1936 - 'Birth Centenary of Carlos Gomez' MUSIC issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 590/3) - Est £10

Lot 201 - 1937 - 10,000rs deep blue & lake 'Tourist' issue a fine cds used copy. (SG 607, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 202 - 1937 - FIRST FLIGHT: Fold out AIR FRANCE lettercard flown on the 'Round the World' Flight with each fold out piece franked with the stamps of the country for each leg of the flight. Starting with French stamps tied by PARIS cds's dated 16 OCT flown to NATAL, BRAZIL, then Brazilian stamps cancelled by NATAL cds's dated 21 OCT 1937 flown to USA, then USA stamps tied NEW YORK cds's dated 25 OCT flown to HONG KONG, then Hong Kong stamps tied by VICTORIA cds's dated 11 NOV flown on the final leg back to FRANCE with PARIS arrival cds dated 22 NOV on reverse. A superb item, difficult to find intact and in good condition. Very scarce. (Muller #248) - Est £100

Lot 203 - 1937 - AIRMAIL: Printed 'Via Condor Boas Festas' Christmas greetings airmail postcard with 'Plane' design franked with 1931 500rs red brown and 1000rs turquoise 'Industry' issue tied by SUC. BOTAFOGO D. FEDERAL cds dated 21 XI 1937. Addressed to HOLLAND. - Est £45

Lot 204 - 1938 - 'Brazilian International Philatelic Week' issue, the miniature sheet of ten fine mint. (SG MS614a, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 205 - 1938 - MARITIME: Cover franked with single 1937 300rs blue (SG 608) tied by fine strike of N.Y. & BUENOS AIRES SEAPOST S.S. WESTERN WORLD cds dated MAR 12 1938. Addressed to USA. - Est £20

Lot 206 - 1940 - New York's World Fair' issue the set of three fine unused as issued. (SG 633/5, Cat £27) - Est £16

Lot 207 - 1940 - Airmail cover with typed 'VIA LATI' sent from SAO PAULO to GERMANY with fine strike of boxed 'POR AVIAO VIA LATI' cachet in blue, censored with the usual small LATI censor marks and 1943 double censor cover from GARANHUNS to UK with good strike of boxed 'ENCAMINHADA POR VIA MARITIMA POR INSUFICIENCIA DE SELO' marking in black. (2 items) - Est £25

Lot 208 - 1943 - 'Centenary of First Brazilian Postage Stamps' BULLSEYE issue miniature sheet fine used with commemorative cancel. (SG MS682a, Cat £33) - Est £20

Lot 209 - 1944 - 'Airmail' SURCHARGE issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 693/7, Cat £19) - Est £12

Lot 210 - 1946 - Cover franked with 1920 500rs brown & 700rs reddish violet 'Industry' issue (SG 407 & 409) tied by DEPART S. DUMONT 2 AT TARDE FLORIANOPOLIS cds dated 14. I. 1946 with small VARIG FLORIANOPOLIS cds in green dated 15 JAN 1946 alongside. Addressed to PORTO ALEGRE with arrival mark on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 211 - 1986 - 'Buildings' definitive issue, the set of twelve fine unmounted mint. (SG 2225/42) - Est £10

 

Lot 212 - 1988-1994 - Range of mint 'No Value Expressed' stamps, generally for specific inland or international rates with 1988 Deep blue& 1989 Deep blue with red burelage (Inland), 1989 Scarlet with orange burelage (International), 1991 'Flag' issue both types (inland), 1992 'Flower' issue (Inland 2nd class), 1993 'Flag' self adhesive (Inland) and 1994 'Porte Nacional' set of four inc two self adhesives. Also 1990 cover to Germany with single copy of the 1989 Scarlet with orange burelage (International) stamp tied by LIBERDADE SAO PAULO cds dated 2 MAR 1990. (SG 2315, 2372, 2391, 2485, 2485a, 2520, 2575 & 2635/8, 11 stamps & 1 cover) - Est £20

British Honduras

Lot 213 - 1872 - 6d rose QV issue wmk 'Crown CC' perf 12½ and 1/- green perf 14 both good used copies. (SG 9 & 16, Cat £74) - Est £30

Lot 214 - 1888 - 2c on 1d carmine, 3c on 3d red brown and 10c on 4d mauve QV issue all fine mint. (SG 37/8 & 40, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 215 - 1891 - 6c on 10c on 4d mauve with opts in black & red, 5c on 3c on 3d red brown and 15c on 6c on 3d ultramarine QV 'Surcharge' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 43/4 & 49/50, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 216 - 1910 - 2c carmine EVII issue fine used with good strike of SAN ESTEVAN cds dated OC 18 1910. (SG 96) - Est £10

Lot 217 - 1913 - 2c carmine on buff GV postal stationery card (H&G 16), a fine unused copy. - Est £10

Lot 218 - 1922 - 4c grey GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 130, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 219 - 1938 - $1 scarlet & olive GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 159, Cat £55) - Est £25

Burma

Lot 220 - 1912 - Stampless 'Money Order' receipt slip for 256 rupees with fine RANGOON M.O. cds dated 22 MAY 1912. A nice item. - Est £15

Lot 221 - 1912 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked with India 1906 ½a green EVII issue (SG 149) tied by fine GYOBINGAUK cds dated 23 MAY 1912. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £40

Lot 222 - 1915 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked on reverse with India 1911 ½a light green and pair 1a carmine (SG 155 & 159) tied by two fine strikes of MYINGYAN REG cds dated 3 NOV 1915 with blue on white REG label with 'MYINGYAN' handstamp alongside. Addressed to RANGOON with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 223 - 1918 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked on reverse with India 1911 ½a bright green (SG 157) tied by good strike of MOPALIN THATON cds dated 29 DEC 1918 (note that proud records this cancel's period of use between 1906-1907 only). Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. The cover has some edge faults inc a small piece missing at base. - Est £40

Lot 224 - 1929 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked on reverse with India 1926 1a chocolate (SG 203) tied by good strike of KYAIKTO cds dated 29 AUG 1929. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 225 - 1930 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: 1a brown GV PSE of India (H&G B13) used with KYONPYAW cds dated 27 MAR 1930. Addressed to INDIA with arrival mark on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 226 - 1931 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: ½a green on buff GV postal stationery card of India (H&G 35) used with added India 1926 3p slate (SG 201) tied by KYUNGON cds's. Addressed to RANGOON. Card a little toned. - Est £30

Lot 227 - 1932 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked on reverse with single India 1932 1a 3p mauve GV issue (SG 235) tied by THAYETMYO-BAZAAR B.O. THAYETMYO sub P.O. cds dated NOV 1932. Addressed to INDIA. - Est £45

Lot 228 - 1933 - FIRST FLIGHT: Printed 'Imperial Airways - Opening of the airmail service between London & Rangoon' cover with typed 'Rangoon - Cairo' at top franked with India 1926 1a chocolate and 2a 6p orange GV issue and 1929 2a deep blue green and 4a olive green AIRMAIL issue (SG 203, 207, 220 & 222) tied by RANGOON cds's dated 1 OCT 1933. Flown on the Rangoon - Cairo, Egypt first flight with various flight cachets on reverse along with Egyptian arrival marks. (Unlisted in Muller) - Est £75

Lot 229 - 1935 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Large parcel piece franked with 1926 3p slate and 4 x 1a chocolate GV issue, 1932 block of five 1a 3p mauve GV issue and 1935 pair and block of eight 1a black & brown GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue all tied by multiple strikes of RANGOON G.P.O. SOR cds's dated 26 AUG 1935. An impressive franking. (SG 201, 234, 235 & 242) - Est £25

Lot 230 - 1935 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: 1a brown GV PSE of India (H&G B13) used with fine strike of HMAWBI cds. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. A scarcer origination. - Est £45

Lot 231 - 1937 - 5r ultramarine & purple 'BURMA' opt issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 15, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 232 - 1937 - Cover franked on reverse with 1937 2a 6p orange 'BURMA' opt issue (SG 6) tied by fine KYWEBWE cds dated 2 JUN 1937. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 233 - 1937 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked on reverse with strip of three India 1926 ½a green GV issue (SG 202) tied by DEDAYE cds's dated 20 JAN 1937, Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £30

Lot 234 - 1937 - Cover franked with 1937 ½a green and 3a carmine GV issue with 'BURMA' opt (SG 2 & 7) tied by fine KHODAUNG-MAGWE cds dated MAY 1937. Addressed to USA. A nice early use. - Est £45

Lot 235 - 1937 - Cover franked on reverse with 1937 pair 3p slate and pair 1a chocolate GV issue with 'BURMA' opt (SG 1 & 4) tied by two good strikes of MONYO cds dated 20 APR 1937. Addressed to UK. A fine early use from a scare origination. - Est £45

Lot 236 - 1945 - MILITARY MAIL: Stampless cover with good strike of Indian Army F.P.O. No. 76 cds of the 100 Infantry Brigade dated 7 APR 1945 located at MEIKTILA, PROME ROAD. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. A scarce assignment, the brigade was only here for 18 days. - Est £30

Lot 237 - 1903-1938 - INDIA USED IN BURMA: Cover franked with India 1a EVII issue tied by RANGOON CANT cds to UK with smudged SEA POST OFFICE cds on reverse. Also two covers with 1937 BURMA opts from LETPADAN & MOULMEIN. Mixed condition. (3 items) - Est £20

Chile

Lot 238 - 1854 - 5c deep reddish brown 'Desmadryl' printing, a fine lightly used 3 margin copy. (SG 5, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 239 - 1855 - 5c red brown on blued paper PERKINS BACON 'New Plate' printing, a fine used four margin copy. (SG 17) - Est £10

Lot 240 - 1856 - 5c red or 5c rose red 'Estancos' printing, five singles and a pair fine lightly used, all three margin copies. (SG 19/20, Cat £47+) - Est £20

Lot 241 - 1861 - 1c chrome yellow 'Last London' printing, a fine unused copy with good strong colour, margins are tight to clear, just touching on one side. (SG 29, Cat £43) - Est £20

Lot 242 - 1866 - 5c red, 5c rose red, 5c carmine red and 5c vermilion 'Last Santiago' printing, a nice group of eight singles showing all listed shades, mostly three or four margins. (SG 36/9, Cat £61) - Est £20

Lot 243 - 1866 - 5c red 'Last Santiago' printing, a used block of four, margins are mixed inc touching or just cut into, however an uncommon issue in blocks. (SG 37) - Est £24

Lot 244 - 1877 - 1c slate 'Roulette' issue a very fine mint block of four. (SG 49) - Est £10

Lot 245 - 1878 - 15c greenish slate 'Roulette' issue, a fine mint block of six. (SG 61) - Est £16

Lot 246 - 1878 - 1p black & brown 'Roulette' issue a fine mint copy. (SG 66, Cat £29) - Est £15

Lot 247 - 1894 - 5c black UNISSUED 'Avis de Paiement' (AR) stamp, a fine mint copy. (Selchi #AP2) - Est £25

Lot 248 - 1900 - 5c on 30c rose carmine 'Roulette' SURCHARGE issue, a fine mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 86a, Cat £40) - Est £16

Lot 249 - 1901 - 'Arias' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 87/92, Cat £37) - Est £20

Lot 250 - 1903 - POSTCARDS: Three 'Military' associated PPC with 1904 B&W Card 'Reunion de Oficiales' showing group of offices in military dress used to Italy,  1903 colour card 'Iquique Misa en Campana' showing battalion of troops on parade used to UK and 1924 sepia card 'El Membrillo, Valparaiso' showing War Ships in bay with massage stating 'one of the destroyers in this PC was originally H.M.S. Broke.' used to UK. This ship was sold to Chile in 1920. (3 items) - Est £35

Lot 251 - 1904 - 2c pale brown 'Telegraph' issue with 'CORREOS' OPT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 94a, Cat £35) - Est £20

Lot 252 - 1904 - 5c red 'Telegraph' issue with 'CORREOS' OPT INVERTED, a fine cds used copy. (SG 95a, Cat £30) - Est £20

Lot 253 - 1904 - 2c red on cream postal stationery lettersheet (H&G G1) used with light CORREO URBANO SANTIAGO cds, addressed locally, 5c blue lettersheet (H&G G4) used with SANTIAGO cds to CAUQUENES and 5c lettersheet with added 1901 5c ultramarine 'Arias' issue tied from SANTIAGO to GERMANY. (3 items) - Est £20

Lot 254 - 1905 - 1p grey & bronze green 'Columbus' issue, top value fine mint. (SG 114, Cat £20) - Est £12

Lot 255 - 1906 - B&W PPC 'Cartel de Artilleria' franked on picture side with 1901 1c green & 1905 2c carmine (SG 87 & 105) tied by SANTIAGO cancels addressed to COCHINCHINE (Vietnam) with SAIGON arrival cds on reverse and 1921 B&W PPC franked on picture side with 1915 pair 1c dull green and pair 5c slate blue (SG 157 & 161) tied by RANCAGUA cds's addressed to PENANG, STRAITS SETTLEMENTS, MALAYA with arrival cds on reverse. Two unusual destinations. - Est £30

Lot 256 - 1906 - EARTHQUAKE: Incoming registered cover from Great Britain franked with 1902 ½d yellowish green and 4d green & chocolate brown EVII issue (SG 218 & 236) tied by HANWELL HIGH STREET cds's dated SEP 17 1906. Addressed to 'J Guillermino Scott Esq, Maria Isabel, 2. Valparaiso, Chile. If this house is destroyed apply c/o Singer Sewing Machine Coy, Valparaiso, Chile' with black on grey 'VAPARAISO CERTIFICADO CIUDAD' registration label applied on arrival. The addressee could not be found and likely died in the earthquake so the cover was marked as unclaimed with manuscript 'Rezago' on front and 'No reclamada'  on reverse with a black on white 'NON RECLAMADA (No reclamado) label affixed on front (the label is torn). The reverse has various VALPARAISO & UK transit & arrival markings. The cover has faults as to be expected with an item from the immediate aftermath of the devastating 1906 earthquake. A rare cover. - Est £240

Lot 257 - 1906 - EARTHQUAKE: B&W PPC 'Terremoto de Valparaiso - En la Gran Avenida' dated 1907 used from UNION with cds dated 5 FEB 1907 to Uruguay but the stamp is missing. - Est £16

Lot 258 - 1908 - MARITIME: B&W PPC 'Calle Tarapaca, Iquique' franked on message side with 1905 1c green & 5c blue (SG 104 & 107) tied by IQUIQUE cancel with fine strike of two line 'SHIP 'CELESTIAL EMPIRE' IQUIQUE MAY 14 1908' cachet in purple at left. Addressed to UK with VALPARAISO transit cds on front. - Est £30

Lot 259 - 1910 - 'Centenary of Independence' issue the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 119/133, Cat £130) - Est £75

Lot 260 - 1910 - ISLA JUAN FERNANDEZ: B&W PPC 'Isla de Juan Fernandez, Gruta de Robinson Crusoe' with stamp and message dated 1910 but pmk is unclear and colour 'Tucks' PPC with painted image of Robinson Crusoe with a fire outside his cave unused. (2) - Est £25

Lot 261 - 1911 - 'Presidente' issue, the complete set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 135/49, Cat £180) - Est £95

Lot 262 - 1911 - 12c black & rose 'Presidente' issue a fine mint block of ten. (SG 140, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 263 - 1911 - 5p black & olive green and 10p black & orange yellow 'Presidente' issue, both fine cds used copies. (SG 148/9) - Est £12

Lot 264 - 1913 - POSTAL FISCAL: Cover franked with 1912 2 x 4c sepia 'Presidente' issue (SG 151) and pair 1900 1c vermilion 'Postal Fiscal' issue (SG F86) tied by VALPARISO cds's dated 8 AUG 1913 (one of the scarcer periods of use). Addressed internally to VILLA ALEMANA. Bottom right hand corner of cover is repaired. - Est £20

Lot 265 - 1918 - 2c carmine on buff postal stationery wrapper (H&G E1) used with SANTIAGO 1 cds, addressed to TALCA. Late use. - Est £15

Lot 266 - 1924 - MARITIME: Two real photo sepia PPC's of seascapes, one with ship in distance inscribed in manuscript 'Rough Sea off Straits of Magallan. Cape horn 14 Aug 1924. HMS. Dauntless' and the other inscribed 'Rounding Cape horn 2 pm. 15th Aug 1924. HMS. Dauntless world tour. Fine unused. - Est £25

Lot 267 - 1928 - 20c black & orange, 40c black & violet, 1p black & green, 2p black & dull scarlet, 5p black & olive green and 10p black & orange 'Presidente' AIR issue (no wmk) all fine mint. (SG 191/195, 198, Cat £28+) - Est £15

Lot 268 - 1928 - 10p black & orange 'Presidente' AIR opt issue both types with & without wmk fine cds used. (SG 198 & 203) - Est £10

Lot 269 - 1928 - 10p black & orange 'Presidente' AIR opt issue with wmk, a fine mint copy. (SG 203, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 270 - 1932 - REVENUES: Small 'Singer Sewing Machine Co' REVENUE Document (appears to be some kind of payslip) franked with 20c green 'Impuesto' REVENUE cancelled by 'SINGER' PERFIN through stamp and document. Attractive item. - Est £10

Lot 271 - 1934 - POSTAL FORGERY: 50p brown purple 'International Airmail' issue POSTAL FORGERY. A fine lightly used copy with part cds with genuine for comparison. Scarce. (As SG 255) - Est £75

Lot 272 - 1936 - ISLA JUAN FERNANDEZ: B&W PPC 'Juan Fernandez, Isla de Robinson Crusoe' franked with 1928 2 x 50c black & green and 1931 10c blue (SG 212 & 231) tied by four strikes of JUAN FERNANDEZ cds in purple black dated 21 FEB 1936. Addressed to UK with VALPARAISO transit cds on front. Some light tones. - Est £35

Lot 273 - 1960 - PRIVATE BUS COMPANIES: Circa 1960 cover franked with 1960 2c bright blue (SG 492) tied by fine strike of undated circular ANDES MAR BUS - LOS RAPIDOS DE CHILE VALPARAISO Private Bus company cancel in blue with straight line 'ENVIO OFICINA' marking with manuscript '1396' alongside. Addressed to SANTIAGO. Very scarce. - Est £100

Lot 274 - 1856-1935 - Collection on ideal pages from early issues through to mid period including Roulettes, various OPTS & surcharges, 1900 5c inverted opt mint, 1910 issue with the 5p & 10p mint but with paper adherence on reverse. Mixed condition mint & used. Needs sorting. (approx 200) - Est £95

Lot 275 - 1963-1992 - ANTARCTIC: Nice range of commemorative covers & cards all with Antarctic connections inc some from Antarctic bases or ships inc H.M.S. Endurance plus some with Antarctic stamps or miniature sheets inc 'Pardo' commemoration, also various cachets inc Seals & Penguins. Will make a nice little display. (11 items) - Est £30

Colombia

Lot 276 - 1844 - Prestamp cover without postal markings endorsed at top "En Cuidade del San Pablo Villar" and "J W Robison 13 Nov 1844". Addressed to 'Honble W M Blackford United States charge d'affaires Mompox'. An unusual cover, William Blackford was the US Charge d'affairs to New Granada between Sept 1842 and Dec 1844.and died shortly after this cover was sent. - Est £55

Lot 277 - 1859 - 20c grey blue 'Grenadine Confederation' issue, a fine looking four margin copy, unused without gum. Thinned on reverse. (SG 5 Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 278 - 1860 - 20c blue 'Grenadine Federation' second issue, a superb looking unused copy with four huge margins showing transfer variety at top left frame. The stamp is thinned on reverse. Ex Moorhouse. (SG 10, Cat £190) - Est £100

Lot 279 - 1861 - 10c blue 'United States of New Grenada' issue, a superb used four margin copy with part AMBALEMA manuscript cancel. (SG 13, Cat £200) - Est £120

Lot 280 - 1862 - 10c blue on white paper, a fine used four margin copy. (SG 22, Cat £22) - Est £12

Lot 281 - 1863 - 10c blue, a fine four margin copy used with 'NARE' manuscript cancel. (SG 27) - Est £10

Lot 282 - 1863 - 10c blue, a fine four margin used copy. (SG 27) - Est £10

Lot 283 - 1863 - 10c blue, a fine unused copy, four tight margins. (SG 27) - Est £35

Lot 284 - 1863 - 1p mauve, an unused copy with tight margins, some small faults but better than a spacefiller. (SG 30, Cat £375) - Est £75

Lot 285 - 1865 - 1c rose, 2½c black on lilac, 5c orange, 5c lemon, 10c violet (3), 10c lilac, 20c blue, 50c green both Type A & Type B, 1p vermilion (2) & 1p rose, the complete set including listed shades all good to fine used. Odd small fault but a nice set. (SG 31/33, 33a, 34, 34a, 35/8 & 38a, Cat £234+) - Est £100

Lot 286 - 1865 - 50c green 'Type A', a fine lightly used copy, four margins. Thinned on reverse. (SG 36, Cat £40) - Est £15

Lot 287 - 1865 - 25c black on blue SOBREPORTE issue, a good used copy. Small faults. (SG 39, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 288 - 1866 - 5c orange yellow, an unused pair with large margins all round. Some natural paper thinning on reverse at right hand side but a scarce multiple. (SG 44, Cat £130) - Est £60

Lot 289 - 1866 - 5c orange used with 'PANA' (Panama) manuscript cancel, 10c lilac unused & used and 50c yellow green unused. Mixed condition, small faults. (SG 44/5 & 47a) - Est £20

Lot 290 - 1866 - 50c blue green, a fine four margin lightly used copy with manuscript cancel. (SG 47) - Est £10

Lot 291 - 1866 - 5p black on green glazed paper 'High Value' issue, a superb looking unused copy with margins all round and design and glaze clear and complete. Small thin on reverse but a rare stamp in unused condition. (SG 49, Cat £475) - Est £200

Lot 292 - 1868 - 10c violet, 20c blue, 50c yellow green, 1p rose red (type D) and 1869 2½d black on violet all fine mint or unused copies and generally fine condition. (SG 53/56a & 58) - Est £12

Lot 293 - 1870 - 1c green, 1c olive green, 1c rose (2), 2c brown (2), 5c yellow (2), 10c violet and 25c black on blue, the complete basic set plus a few shades all mint or unused. Mixed condition but generally good to fine. (SG 59/67) - Est £35

Lot 294 - 1873 - BRITISH POST OFFICES: 1/- green QV issue, Plate 12 used with good large part strike of barred numeral 'C56' cancel of the British Post Office at Cartagena. (SG Z18, Cat £90) - Est £65

Lot 295 - 1876 - 5c pale lilac on laid paper unused, toned, 10c brown on laid paper used with four margins but small scissor cut at top left and 20c greenish blue on laid paper used with repaired tear at top. All good looking copies. (SG 79/81, Cat £108+) - Est £16

Lot 296 - 1876 - 25c blue green on white wove paper, a fine used copy with neat manuscript cancel, four large margins. (SG 87, Cat £43) - Est £25

Lot 297 - 1876 - POSTMARKS: Useful group of 1876-1886 issues all used with prestamp type oval cancels inc PASTO FRANCA (3), AMBALEMA FRANCA in blue, TULUA, SANTA MARTA FRANCA and CARTAGENA DEBE in violet and IBAGUE in black. (8) - Est £20

Lot 298 - 1886 - 5p black on white and 10p black on rose, both top values fine used. (SG 134/5) - Est £15

Lot 299 - 1890 - 1c - 20c 'Tinted' paper issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 143/8) - Est £10

Lot 300 - 1892 - 10p blue 'Top Value', perf 10½, a fine mint copy. (SG 164a, Cat £21) - Est £12

Lot 301 - 1892 - 10p blue 'Top Value', two copies perf 13½ and perf 10½, both fine mint. (SG 164 & 164a, Cat £42) - Est £25

Lot 302 - 1895 - Small cover franked with 1892 10c brown on rose (SG 155) tied by BUCARAMANGA cds to GERMANY with light strike of LIGNE D PAQ FR No. 2 French maritime cds on front and transit & arrival marks on reverse. - Est £12

Lot 303 - 1899 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 5c maroon on green 'Cartagena' issue, pin perf 6½, a fine mint copy. (SG 179, Cat £24) - Est £15

Lot 304 - 1899 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 1c brown on buff 'Cartagena' issue, pin perf 8-9, a fine mint copy. (SG 181, Cat £29) - Est £15

Lot 305 - 1899 - 1000 DAYS WAR: Small mint group of 'Cartagena' issues with 2c black on buff pin perf but mis-perfed to remove the 'CORREOS' at top, 1901 1c black and 2c brown pin perf and 1c black imperf, 1902 1c blue pin perf, 10c brown perf 12 and 10c black pin perf. (SG 182, 184a, 185/6, 185a, 188c & 190, Cat £39+) - Est £18

Lot 306 - 1902 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 5p blue green on blue and 10p green on pale green 'Bogota' issue, imperf, both fine mint copies. (SG 203/4A) - Est £15

Lot 307 - 1902 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 5p deep blue on azure 'Medellin' issue, a good used copy. (SG 255, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 308 - 1902 - 2c red on grey green 'Servicio Postal Ferreo' postal stationery envelope for use during the 1000 Days War (H&G B7a) used from BOGOTA to SPAIN with firms cachet at top left but without postal markings. Backflap missing & some staining at top left but a very scarce envelope. - Est £40

Lot 309 - 1903 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 1p blue 'Barranquilla' issue, a fine mint top marginal pair, pin-perf with variety IMPERF BETWEEN PAIR. (SG 235B var) - Est £25

Lot 310 - 1903 - 1000 DAYS WAR: 5p brown, 5p claret and 5p blue green 'Barranquilla' issue all fine mint four margin copies. (SG 237A/239A, Cat £28) - Est £20

Lot 311 - 1903 - 1000 DAYS WAR: Cover franked with 2 x 1902 20c blue on buff 'Bogota' issue, imperf (SG 199A) tied by fine CALI duplex cancel in red dated NOV 27 1903. Addressed to FRANCE. Part of backflap missing but very attractive. - Est £35

Lot 312 - 1903 - 1000 DAYS WAR: Cover franked with 1902 20c bistre on buff 'Bogota' issue, imperf (SG 198A) tied by POPAYAN duplex cancel in purple dated AUG 15 1903. Addressed to FRANCE with LIGNE A PAQ FR. No.2 French maritime cds on front and PANAMA transit cds on reverse. - Est £40

Lot 313 - 1904 - GOLD CURRENCY ISSUE: Group of items all franked with 1904 pelure paper 'Gold Currency' issues inc 10c BISECT (SG263) tied on large piece by BARRANQUILLA cds, trio of covers from the same correspondence franked with 5c rose (SG 262) tied from TUMACO to UK with PANAMA transit cds's, 1904 5c on cover to USA tied by ANULADA  SECCION 5A INTERNACIONAL BOGOTA cancel in purple and additional tatty cover to USA. (6 items) - Est £35

Lot 314 - 1909 - ½c orange 'Numeral' issue, perf 10, with boxed 'CORREOS DEPMENTALES' Ornamental official opt in black, a fine mint copy. (SG D336) - Est £10

Lot 315 - 1910 - 10p lake 'Centenary of Independence' issue a good used copy with BOGOTA cds. Rare stamp and far more difficult to fine in used condition than mint. (SG 352, Cat £325) - Est £200

Lot 316 - 1915 - Trio of Numeral issue covers with 1915 unsealed business card envelope franked with 2c red tied by BARRANQUILLA cds to SWITZERLAND, plain postcard with 2c red tied BOGOTA to FRANCE with various transit & arrival marks and 1920 cover with pair 5c blue with 'PROVISIONAL' label tied by HONDA cds in blue to UK. (3) - Est £12

Lot 317 - 1917 - 10p deep brown 'Top Value', a superb unmounted mint example. (SG 368, Cat £60) - Est £40

Lot 318 - 1922 - PERFIN: Printed 'Republica de Colombia Administracion General de Correos Departamento de Encomiendas y Valores declarados del Interior' franked on reverse with 1917 5c dull blue 'Portrait' issue with 'R de C' official punch tied by undated BOGOTA ENCOMIENDAS cancel boxed 'Ministerio de Gobierno' cachet on front. Addressed to MEDELLIN with boxed arrival mark on reverse. A scarce item.  - Est £45

Lot 319 - 1923 - 10p green 'Arms' issue, the top value perf 13½, fine mint. (SG 402) - Est £15

Lot 320 - 1924 - ROUTING: Trio of covers to UK or USA with two sent via Ecuador with QUITO or GUAYAQUIL transit cds's, and one sent via TUMACO with TUMACO transit cds on front. An interesting group for study. (3 items) - Est £16

Lot 321 - 1928 - Registered cover to UK franked with 4 x 1926 4c deep blue (2 on front & 2 on reverse) including one stamp showing the 'CUATRC' variety (SG 411 & 411a) tied by MEDELLIN cds's with printed blue & white 'MEDELLIN' reg label. Also 1928 Scadta cover franked with a pair 4c also with the 'CUATRC' variety plus 30c dull blue Scadta issue tied from BOGOTA to HOLLAND. (2 covers) - Est £25

Lot 322 - 1932 - 20c rose red SCADTA Registration stamp issue with 'CORREO AEREO' and 'R' overprint in black. A fine mint block of six. (SG R426, Cat £55+) - Est £25

Lot 323 - 1934 - '400th Anniversary of Cartagena' OPT issue, the set of four fine unmounted mint. (SG 454/7, Cat £30) - Est £16

Lot 324 - 1934 - 20c on 1p bistre & deep blue '400th Anniversary of Cartagena' OPT issue, a superb unmounted mint COMPLETE SHEET OF TWENTY FIVE with sheet margins all round and small 'I 135_32' imprint in bottom left corner. (SG 456, Cat £218+) - Est £95

Lot 325 - 1935 - Circa 1935 Stampless Official cover with printed 'Republica de Colombia Administracion del Correo Aereo' at top with circular 'Admon del Correo Aereo Rep. Colombia' official 'Wings' cachet and two strikes of boxed 'PORT PAYE' marking. Addressed to USA. - Est £20

Lot 326 - 1939 - ¼c 'P.O. Rebuilding Fund' issue, a fine IMPERF PROOF in brown on buff paper plus 1c violet IMPERF BETWEEN PAIR unused. (As SG 522 & 524) - Est £20

Lot 327 - 1946 - 1c on 5c brown 'Surcharge' issue, a fine unused IMPERF copy with large margins all round. Possibly a trial of some kind. Unusual. (SG 636 var) - Est £12

Lot 328 - 1947 - RED CROSS: Group of 'Waterlow' PROOFS with 1947 5c lake and 5c red FILE COPY PROOFS & 5c red IMPERF PLATE PROOF, 1951 5c scarlet & 5c carmine both in IMPERF PLATE PROOF PAIRS one is creased. (SG 671 & 736/7) - Est £20

Lot 329 - 1881-1904 - TELEGRAPHS: Small collection on pages from early types to 1904, mixed condition mint & used. (35) - Est £12

Lot 330 - 1881-1906 - TELEGRAPHS: A nice range of early 'Telegraph' issues, mint & used with high values to 5 pesos (Barefoot 58/60 cat £165) etc. Both perf & imperf noted including some rarely seen types. A great lot for further study. (65+) - Est £65

Lot 331 - 1899-1960 - Extensive collection from 1901-1940 with good ranges of 1000 Days War issues, Numeral issues, 1917-1924 definitives with values to 10p, a useful range of SCADTA issues inc values to 5p used and various later issues with sets & singles. (100's) - Est £250

Lot 332 - 1910-1967 - CINDERELLA: Nice lot of labels inc 3 x square brown 'Telegraph' seal all different printings, Red Cross labels, TB label's, 1c red 'Cucuta' voluntary tax label, red 'Hospital de San Vicente Medellin' charity label used, red & green 'Colombia Land of Coffee' label mint, various Exhibition labels inc 1943 Medellin FLAG type, 1c brown 4th Centenary of Popayan label & 956 1c purple brown 4th Centenary of Cali labels etc. (13 items) - Est £25

Lot 333 - 1936-1954 - Small lot of mid period cds POSTMARKS mostly on piece inc SOLEDAD (ATL) x 2, AYAPEL, FLANDES (TOL), MONTERIA, RIONEGRO (ANT), SUPIA, MACEO (ANT), LA MERCED (CDS) & PATO inc a couple on OFFICIALS. (10 items) - Est £18

Lot 334 - 1941-1980 - CINDERELLA: Group of mid to modern covers, many are long and all have varied types of CINDERELLA labels attached inc TB Seals, Commemoration Seals, 'Cruzada Social' seals, Trade Association seal and a nice 1941 REG cover with the blue 'Sawtooth' registration seal on reverse. (12 items) - Est £15

Lot 335 - 1952-1956 - Pair of Printed 'Boletin de Expedicion' PARCEL POST forms franked with various stamps sent from CALI to BUGALAGRANDE in 1952 and BOGOTA to AMBALEMA in 1956 with various markings etc. (2) - Est £25

Colombia - Airmail

Lot 336 - 1920 - SCADTA: 30c black on rose 'Valiente' FIRST ISSUE, a fine used copy with purple 'Clock' cancel dated DEC 1921. (SG 1, Cat £30) - Est £20

Lot 337 - 1920 - CCNA: 10c brick red 'Sea & Mountains' and 10c brick red 'Cliffs and Lighthouse' AIR issue a fine unused se-tenant pair. (SG 13/14, Cat £190) - Est £95

Lot 338 - 1922 - SCADTA: 5c orange yellow with 'D' handstamp in violet for use in Denmark. A fine mint copy. (SG 44J, Cat £130) - Est £65

Lot 339 - 1923 - SCADTA: 20c grey, 30c dull blue, 50c dull green, 60c yellow brown and 20c grey with registration opt with 'A' machine opt for use in GERMANY, AUSTRIA, HUNGARY & CZECHOSLOVAKIA, all good to fine mint, gum a little sweated in places. (SG 29A/32A & R37A, Cat £44+) - Est £20

Lot 340 - 1923 - SCADTA: 30c dull blue with 'P' machine opt for use in PANAMA, a fine mint complete sheet of twenty five. (SG 30K, Cat £112+) - Est £50

Lot 341 - 1923 - SCADTA: 60c yellow brown with 'GB' machine opt in black for use in Great Britain, a complete sheet of twenty five with sheet margins all round, mint with gum. (SG 32H, Cat £206+) - Est £100

Lot 342 - 1923 - SCADTA: 30c on 60c orange 'PROVISIONAL' opt issue, a fine unused example without gum. (SG 53, Cat £90) - Est £20

Lot 343 - 1923 - SCADTA: Trio of covers with various frankings sent to USA (2) and UK with good to fine strikes of the Consular Agents cachets of 'BUREAU OF INFORMATION, 7. Sicilian Avenue, LONDON' (1925), 'AMERICAN TRADING CO. NEW YORK' (1925) and 'GONZALO MEJIA, NEW YORK' (1923). (3 items) - Est £45

Lot 344 - 1928 - SCADTA: 'Benjamin Mendez Goodwill Flight' OPT issue, the pair good used. (SG 54/5, Cat £140) - Est £60

Lot 345 - 1929 - SCADTA: 2p dull red 'Scadta' issue used with fine central strike of LA DORADA cds in black dated 11 XII. 1929. An uncommon agency cancel. (SG 66) - Est £25

Lot 346 - 1931 - SCADTA FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1923 1c green & pair 2c carmine and 1929 30c grey blue SCADTA issue (SG 358/9 & 60) tied by BOGOTA SCADTA cds's dated 15 VI 1931. Flown on the BARRANQUILLA - NEW YORK first flight with illustrated first flight cachet in black on front and BARRANQUILLA despatch cds on reverse. (Muller #72) - Est £25

Lot 347 - 1935 - SCADTA: Large format black, white & green airmail label inscribed "AERO-EXPRESO NACIONAL SCADTA" imperf fine unused. - Est £10

Lot 348 - 1949 - CINDERELLA: Two covers with uses of the 1949 5c blue 'FAC - Semana de Aviacion' CINDERELLA label with 1949 commercial cover to USA franked with 5c & 1c plus the label tied by MEDELLIN roller cancel dated 19 MAY and 1949 unaddressed cover with 5c bistre & 1c pink plus the label tied by large oval BOGOTA cancel dated MAY 20 1949 with 'CORREOS DE COLOMBIA SEMANA DE LA AVIACION MAYO DE 1949' cachet on reverse. (2 items) - Est £15

Lot 349 - 1949 - AVIANCA & HOTEL POST: Printed 'Hotel Continental Bogota' envelope franked with 1948 30c green AIR issue, 1946 5c blue and 1945 1c olive green TAX issue (SG 695, 650 & 615) tied by blurred BOGOTA cds's with fine strike of four line 'AEROVIAS NACIONALES DE COLOMBIA AVIANCA OFICINA DEL HOTEL CONTINENTAL CORREO' cachet in blue on reverse. A nice hotel post item. - Est £20

Lot 350 - 1950 - LANSA: Lansa 'Wings' issue, the set of nine unused. (SG 1/9, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 351 - 1951 - AVIANCA: 80c carmine, 1p brown red & orange, 2p blue & carmine, 3p emerald & chocolate and 5p grey and orange yellow AIR issue with small 'A' overprint fine mint. (SG 17/8 & 20/22, Cat £53+) - Est £25

Lot 352 - 1924-1925 - SCADTA: Three covers with 30c or 50c frankings each with the 1923 30c dull blue (SG 41) with 'Secret Dot' variety sent from either MEDELLIN or HONDA to USA, UK and BARRANQUILLA. An attractive group in fine condition. The secret dot was printed on supplies of the 30c after a theft of stamps. (3 items) - Est £40

 

 

Colombia - Private Express Companies

Lot 353 - 1925 - AUTOBUSES DE BOYACA: Stampless printed 'Banco de Boyaca' cover with fine strike of large AUTOBUSES DE BOYACA SERVICIO POSTAL AGENCIA DE TUNJA originating cds in dark red dated 24 MAR 1926. Addressed to BOGOTA with good strike of large COMPANIA DE TRANSPORTES TERRESTRES AUTOBUSES A BOYACA AGENCIA DE BOGOTA arrival cds in red dated 26 MAR 1926 all on front. The reverse has a long black on blue label inscribed 'Si no fuere hallado devuelvase' return label attached. - Est £210

Lot 354 - 1926 - CORREO RAPIDO DE SANTANDER: 2c light green 'Small Numeral' type, a fine unused block of four. (Hurt & Williams #S9) - Est £40

Lot 355 - 1926 - CORREO RAPIDO DE SANTANDER: 2c light green 'Small Numeral' type, a fine unused copy. (Hurt & Williams #S9) - Est £12

Lot 356 - 1926 - CORREO RAPIDO DE NORTE SANTANDER: 4c blue on yellow pelure paper 'Correo Rapido de Norte Santander' EXPRESS issue a very fine unused copy. (Hurt & Williams #S1) - Est £35

Lot 357 - 1927 - RIBON: Unissued 'Berlin' printing, the set of nine plus the 'R' registration overprint on the 20c yellow all on 'Scadta' watermarked paper, fine mint. - Est £35

Lot 358 - 1927 - TOBON: 6c red EL EXPRESO TOBON 'Train' issue a fine unused copy. Scarce. (Hurt & Williams #S24) - Est £60

Lot 359 - 1933 - RIBON: Useful range with 5c red used, 6c red (2 used), 12c violet blue unused and 18c blue green cds used plus 5c on 12c violet blue mint. Mixed condition good to fine. (Hurt & Williams #3/6 & 9) - Est £45

Lot 360 - 1934 - FLOTA SANTA FE: 5c brown used with good strike of the illustrated 'SOBRE PORTE POR 5 CTS FLOTA SANTA FE' cancel with 'Bus illustration in centre. A rare marking. (SG 459) - Est £40

Lot 361 - 1934 - RIBON: 5c on 12c violet blue 'Ribon' EXPRESS issue a fine mint copy with full gum. (Hurt & Williams #9) - Est £18

Colombian States

Lot 362 - 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 363 - 1896 - ANTIOQUIA: 5p black & mauve 'Arms' issue, a very fine unused example. (SG 105, Cat £130) - Est £75

Lot 364 - 1896 - ANTIOQUIA: 5p black & violet 'Arms' issue, a very fine unused example. (SG 116, Cat £130) - Est £75

Lot 365 - 1869-1903 - ANTIOQUIA: Useful mint & used range on stocksheets with good array of issues from early to turn of the century inc a few manuscript cancels and values to 10p. Mixed condition. (89) - Est £40

Lot 366 - 1863 - BOLIVAR: 1p red 'First' issue, a fine mint four margin copy. (SG 3) - Est £10

Lot 367 - 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 368 - 1904 - SANTANDER - LOCALS: Duplicated range of used & unused SANTANDER and CUCUTA locals inc values to 10p with various 'Train' types and 2c and 'Medio Cvs' surcharges including many paper variations with pelure paper, buff paper etc. Needs further study. (92) - Est £75

Lot 369 - 1871 - TOLIMA: 1871 'Arms' issue, the set of four plus 1879 set of four and the 1883 colour change set of three all good to fine mint except the 1871 1p and 1879 10c which are unused. All have four margins. Odd small fault. (SG 14/24, Cat £. All have four margins. Odd small fault. (SG 14/17, Cat £46+) - Est £25

Costa Rica

Lot 370 - 1884 - 1c carmine 'Fernandez' POSTAL FISCAL issue, a COMPLETE SHEET OF 100 with sheet margins all round, mint with gum. A few light tone spots & perf separations but otherwise rare. (SG F18 Cat £200) - Est £150

Lot 371 - 1890 - 2c green on buff and 3c red on buff PSCs (H&G 3/4) both cancelled to order with fine strikes of undated oval CORREOS DE SAN ISIDRO COSTA RICA cancels in purple. Very unusual to get these cards cancelled in the smaller village P.O.s. (2 items) - Est £30

Lot 372 - 1892 - 5c violet 'Arms' issue, two used copies with good strikes of the 'Pumpkin Head' cancel of the German Colony of LA ESPERANZA said to be the image of the leader of the colony. (SG 34) - Est £30

Lot 373 - 1892 - Circa 1892 5c orange PSE (H&G B3) front only used with added 1892 5c violet 'Arms' issue (SG 34) tied by fine strike of undated SANTO DOMINGO C.R. cancel in purple with second strike alongside. Addressed to ITALY. Very scarce. - Est £40

Lot 374 - 1893 - 10c brown PSE (H&G 4a) used with added pair 1892 5c violet 'Arms' issue (SG 34) tied by SAN JOSE cds's. Addressed to GERMANY with transit cds on reverse. - Est £40

Lot 375 - 1901 - 'Waterlow' definitive issue, the set of ten fine lightly used with 'Target' cancels. (SG 42/51) - Est £10

Lot 376 - 1904 - Cover franked with pair 1901 5c black & pale blue 'Waterlow' issue (SG 44) tied by 'Target' cancels in black with SAN JOSE cds dated MAY 8 1904 alongside. Addressed to FRANCE with arrival marks on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 377 - 1904 - Neat cover franked with single 1901 10c black & yellow brown 'Carrillo' issue (SG 45) tied by fine PUNTARENAS cds with second strike alongside. Addressed to USA with SAN JOSE transit cds on front and USA arrival cds on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 378 - 1907 - 4c indigo & carmine red 'Portrait' issue, perf 14, a fine used copy. (SG 59, Cat £45) - Est £25

Lot 379 - 1915 - REVENUES: Circa 1915 10c on 50c blue '½ LITRO' and 10c on 50c blue '¾ LITRO' opts on the TRAIN telegraph issue the pair as singles and in blocks of four plus a single 5c on 10c brown '¾ LITRO'. All fine mint. (11) - Est £15

Lot 380 - 1930 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1929 13c on 40c green and 1930 40c on 1col deep lilac AIR surcharge issue (SG 173 & 179) tied by CORREO AEREO COSTA RICA cds's dated MAR 11 1930. Flown on the SAN JOSE - CRISTOBAL, CANAL ZONE flight with illustrated first flight cachet on front and arrival cds on reverse. (Muller #22, rated 1000pts, 386 covers carried). - Est £40

Lot 381 - 1932 - TRIANGLES: Neat cover franked with 1932 10c carmine 'Triangle' issue (SG 196) tied by CARTAGO cds to HONDURAS with arrival cds's on reverse & Cartago tourism cachet plus 1937 small cover franked with 1937 10c orange red 'Triangle' issue (SG 234) tied by LIMON cds to SAN JOSE with arrival cds on reverse. (2) - Est £16

Lot 382 - 1935 - MARITIME: Cover franked with Great Britain 1924 ½d green GV issue (SG 418) tied by LIMON cds dated JAN 4 1935 with fine strike of large 'OCEAN MAILS S.S. "CAVINA" ' marking in purple. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 383 - 1940 - 15c on 45c slate violet with variety OVERPRINT INVERTED. A fine mint copy. (SG 260a) - Est £35

Lot 384 - 1941 - '15 CENTIMOS 15' surcharges on 'Cocos Island' issue the set of five all with variety OVERPRINT INVERTED, fine mint, some with some gum tones. Scarce set. (SG 277/281 variety) - Est £55

Lot 385 - 1943 - Portraits' POSTAGE issue, the set of ten with 'SPECIMEN' opt in red and small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (SG 332/41) - Est £30

Lot 386 - 1948 - REVENUES: 1col to 100col 'Timbre' REVENUE issue all fine unmounted mint corner marginal blocks of four in issued colours each stamp with 'SPECIMEN' opt in red in place of the year date in the lower value tablet. Very fine. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (CR Revenue Catalogue #R957/R964) - Est £45

Lot 387 - 1948 - REVENUES: 'Timbre' REVENUE issue 1c to 100col in issued colours each with 'SPECIMEN' opt in red in place of the year date in the lower value tablet. The complete set of sixteen very fine. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (CR Revenue Catalogue #R949/R964) - Est £45

Lot 388 - 1970 - REVENUES: Circa 1970 5c black, 10c violet, 50c green, 2col red, 5col purple, 10col brown and 50col blue 'Municipalidad de San Jose' REVENUE depicting Gonzales Viquez' all fine mint. (7) - Est £16

Lot 389 - 1960-1990 - REVENUES: 117col orange, 517col blue, 645col green, 652col purple, 952col brown, 3000col red and 30 dollares yellow and 31 dollares grey 'Comprobante de Pago Unificado' pictorial REVENUES showing Aeroplane and ship over the map of Costa Rica, all in fine mint marginal blocks of six perforated 'T D L R SPECIMEN' across the six stamps. Ex De La Rue Archive. Scarce. (98 stamps) - Est £60

Cuba

Lot 390 - 1835 - PRESTAMP: Pair of complete folded letters to HAVANA with good strikes of straight line VILLACLARA and MATANZAS markings in black. Small faults. (2) - Est £35

Lot 391 - 1875 - Arms' issue dated '1875', the set of four fine mint or unused. (SG 60/63) - Est £10

Lot 392 - 1875 - 1p brown 'Arms' issue, 1880 1p chestnut dated '1880' and 1881 20c sepia dated '1881' the three top values all mint. (SG 63, 90 & 96, Cat £22+) - Est £12

Lot 393 - 1876 - 1p black 'Alfonso XII' issue dated '1876', a fine unused example. (SG 67) - Est £10

Lot 394 - 1877 - 1p brown 'Alfonso' issue dated '1877'. A fine mint copy. (SG 72) - Est £25

Lot 395 - 1878 - 10c black 'Alfonso XII' issue dated '1878', a fine unused copy. The key value of the set. (SG 74, Cat £60) - Est £35

Lot 396 - 1883 - 20c brown 'La Propaganda Literaria' SURCHARGE issue (SG type 19). A fine unused copy. Underrated & difficult value. (SG 105, Cat £250) - Est £125

Lot 397 - 1888 - 4c reddish brown on buff postal stationery card (H&G 21b) used with NUEVITAS cds. Addressed locally. No message. - Est £20

Lot 398 - 1890 - Small range of mint 'Babyhead' issues inc 2c lake, 2½c blue green, 10c dull rose, 10c blue green and 20c lilac (the 20c is unused). (SG 137, 170, 151 & 173/4, Cat £44+) - Est £20

Lot 399 - 1892 - Cover franked with 1891 5c grey green 'Babyhead' issue (SG 150) tied by HABANA cds dated 2 MAR 1892. Addressed to USA with transit & arrival marks on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 400 - 1894 - 2c aniline pink 'Babyhead' issue, a fine mint copy. Small thin on reverse. (SG 160 Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 401 - 1896 - 40c chestnut 'Babyhead' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 175, Cat £37) - Est £20

Lot 402 - 1898 - INSURRECTION: 5c blue 'Revolutionary Government' issue, a good unused copy. Paper a little toned but uncommon. (Jones-Roy #194) - Est £15

Lot 403 - 1899 - US OCCUPATION: 5c on 5c deep blue USA issue with 'CUBA' opt a fine unused copy with variety 'CUPA' for 'CUBA'. Straight edge from side of sheet at right. A scarce variety. (SG 250a) - Est £75

Lot 404 - 1899 - US OCCUPATION: 10c on 10c indigo 'CUBA' opt on USA 'Special Delivery' issue, a fine used copy. (SG E252, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 405 - 1899 - SPANISH AMERICAN WAR: Long stampless penalty envelope with 'WAR DEPARTMENT' heading at top and large oval 'COMMANDANCIA GENERAL SECRETARIA PUERTO PRINCIPE' cachet in blue with light strike of MILITARY STATION No.11 PUERTO PRINCIPE CUBA N.Y.P.O. cds dated MAR 29 1899 on front. Addressed to HAVANA with arrival cds on reverse. Rare. - Est £100

Lot 406 - 1900 - Small range of MINT postal stationery with 1900 set of three envelopes (H&G B8/10) and 1905 set of three cards (H&G 39/41). Mixed condition. (6) - Est £10

Lot 407 - 1905 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES 2c carmine postal stationery envelope (H&G B9) used with good strike of SANTA CLARA Y SANTIAGO S.P.O. duplex cancel dated 20 DEC 1905. Addressed to USA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 408 - 1907 - Cover franked with pair 1905 1c green (SG 307) tied by good strike of SANTA ISABEL DE LAS LAJAS duplex cds. Addressed to USA.Cover has some light creasing. - Est £16

Lot 409 - 1910 - 'Portrait' issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 312/9, Cat £34) - Est £18

Lot 410 - 1910 - POSTCARD: Circa 1910 colour PPC 'Guardia Militar - El Valle' showing the local Guardia in white uniforms with guns outside a building. Fine unused. A scarce view. - Est £16

Lot 411 - 1915 - REVENUE: Great Britain 1d purple & black GV 'Consular' REVENUE used with light part strike of oval SANTIAGO DE CUBA cancel. Uncommon. - Est £10

Lot 412 - 1916 - TELEGRAPH: 20c bluish green on pale green 'Man with Lightning Bolt' TELEGRAPH issue a fine mint copy. Scarce. (Hiscocks #109) - Est £10

Lot 413 - 1917 - 50c brown carmine and 1p black 'Portrait' issue, both fine mint copies. (SG 343/4, Cat £29) - Est £20

Lot 414 - 1928 - 6th Pan-American Conference' issue, the set of ten fine mint. (SG 354/63, Cat £31) - Est £20

Lot 415 - 1928 - SCADTA FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with uncancelled 1925 2c rose carmine 'Portrait' issue (SG 346) and SCADTA 1923 10c carmine red with 'C' handstamp for use on mail from Cuba (SG 45F) tied by three line 'Via First Air Mail COLUMBIA PATHFINDERS' cancel in black. Addressed to USA. Apparently flown by Captain Fritz W. Hammer. A page of info on these covers is included. Rare. - Est £150

Lot 416 - 1935 - UNISSUED: 'Columbus Anniversary' set of nine including four triangular values PREPARED FOR USE BUT UNISSUED. The complete set fine unmounted mint. This issue was printed by the Columbian Society in Spain but were never delivered to Cuba due to the outbreak of the Spanish civil war. Very scarce. - Est £75

Lot 417 - 1936 - 'Birth Centenary of Maximo Gomez' issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 415/E422) - Est £10

Lot 418 - 1937 - Sepia real photo PPC of a ship entering Harbour franked on message side with 1925 1c green (SG 345) tied by HAVANA machine cancel. Addressed to USA. The beginning of the message reads 'This picture of the (USS) Tahoe was taken as the ship entered Havana on the 9th & delivered aboard 30 minutes after docking'. The USS Tahoe was a Lake Class cutter, built in the late 1920's and served through into WW2. Real photos of vessels are unusual. - Est £30

Lot 419 - 1937 - US NAVY: Cover franked with USA 1932 3c deep violet (SG 720) tied by fine strike of U.S.S. CLARK GUANTANAMO BAY 'Ship' cancel in black. Addressed to USA. - Est £20

Lot 420 - 1939 - CINDERELLA: 25c black 'Consejo Provincial' MATANZAS Revenue with 'Primer Cohete Aereo 1939' overprint in black. Issued for the Experimental Rocket Post of October 1939. Fine mint. Uncommon. - Est £20

Lot 421 - 1949 - 2c red 'Corona' PSE (H&G B15) set registered with added 1944 3c orange brown and 1948 5c blue (SG 482 & 513) tied by HABANA cds's with boxed VENTAMILLO PUBLICO reg cachet alongside. Addressed to USA with arrival cds's on reverse. - Est £16

Lot 422 - 1952 - '81st Anniversary of Execution of Rebel Medical Students' issue, the set of ten fine unmounted mint top marginal. (SG 627/36) - Est £10

Lot 423 - 1955 - 'Centenary of the First Cuban Postage Stamp' issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 726/33) - Est £12

Lot 424 - 1955 - CINDERELLA: 'CUPEX 1955' exhibition labels with illustration of the 1855 ½r green 'Isabella' issue inscribed 'EXPOSITION FILATELICA INTERNACIONAL LA HABANA' printed on four different colour papers in blocks of six mint with gum. (24 labels) - Est £18

Lot 425 - 1956 - 12c blue grey 'Plain Pigeon' BIRDS issue, a fine unmounted mint block of four. (SG 773, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 426 - 1956 - 24c rose magenta 'American White Pelicans' and 50c grey black 'Great Blue Herons' BIRDS issue, both in fine unmounted mint blocks of four. (SG 776 & 779, Cat £22+) - Est £12

Lot 427 - 1956 - 2p purple 'Northern Jacanas' BIRDS issue, a fine unmounted mint block of four. (SG 781, Cat £52) - Est £26

Lot 428 - 1956 - 5p scarlet 'Ivory Billed Woodpeckers' BIRDS issue top value, a fine unmounted mint block of four. (SG 782, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 429 - 1959 - Printed 'Compania Cubana de Aviacion' airmail cover without stamps but with a fine example of the large printed 'III Ano Semana Internacional de La Carta Primer Dia Octubre 9 - 1959 por El Humanismo - Cia Cubana de Aviacion' label in blue & red tied by OFICINA FILATELICA HABANA cds dated 9 OCT 1959 and also by special 'Triangular' cancel in blue. Addressed to GERMANY. Unusual. - Est £20

Lot 430 - 1961 - 'Declaration of Havana' issue, the set of nine with the three different languages in the background. Fine mint. (SG 975/7) - Est £12

Lot 431 - 1961 - 'Christmas' issue with Birds, Butterflies & Snails, the set of fifteen in fine unmounted mint se-tenant blocks of five of each value with label. (SGF 999a, 1000a & 1001a, Cat £29+) - Est £15

Lot 432 - 1962 - 2c 'Tractor' postal stationery viewcard (H&G 44 on glossy white card) with 'Flag' design at left inscribed 'Una Victoria mas del Pueblo Cubano Por La Paz Y El Socialismo'. A fine unused example. A very scarce early Castro period item. - Est £35

Lot 433 - 1962 - UNISSUED: Unaddressed 'Club Filatelico de la Republica de Cuba' cover franked with a single copy of the 1961 unissued 1c 'Fidel Castro' Cuban Democratic & Socialist Party issue commemorating the 'Bay of Pigs' invasion tied by DIA DE SELLO PRIMER DIA cancel in purple dated ABRIL 24 1962. Cover has a few light tone spots but unusual. - Est £35

Lot 434 - 1967 - 'Contemporary Art Exhibition, Havana' issue, the set of twenty five fine unmounted mint. (SG 1501/25, Cat £41) - Est £20

Lot 435 - 1969 - Christmas' flowers issue, the set of fifteen in fine mint blocks of six with additional label. (SG 1711/16d) - Est £10

Lot 436 - 1991 - BIRDS 'Express Mail Service' issue, inscribed 'EMS', the set of seven fine unmounted mint. A very scarce modern issue. (SG E3638/44, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 437 - 1855-1940 - Useful collection from first issues through Spanish period to 1940's with better stamps, sets & singles noted plus a few covers inc some early stampless etc. (few 100) - Est £275

Lot 438 - 1883-1947 - Small group of postmarks with Spanish period with 1883 5c with CARDENAS cds, CIENFUEGAS cds or NY barred numeral '12' plus 1891 5c blue green with part oval ALCALDIA DE BARRIO DE YABAZON cancel in blue plus 1947 pair 2c with ZULUETA cds. (5 items) - Est £15

Cyprus

Lot 439 - 1880 - 1d red QV issue of Great Britain with 'CYPRUS' opt in black, Plate 218, a very fine unused copy. (SG 2, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 440 - 1880 - 1d red QV issue of Great Britain with 'CYPRUS' opt in black, two unused copies without gum from Plates 208 & 216. (SG 2, Cat £154) - Est £60

Lot 441 - 1880 - 4d sage green QV issue of Great Britain with 'CYPRUS' opt in black, Plate 16, a very fine unused copy. (SG 4, Cat £140) - Est £50

Lot 442 - 1881 - 'HALF-PENNY' on 1d red QV issue of Great Britain with 'CYPRUS' opt in black and 'HALF-PENNY' 18mm long, Plate 205, a very fine unused copy. (SG 7, Cat £80) - Est £35

Lot 443 - 1881 - 'HALF-PENNY' on 1d red QV issue of Great Britain with 'CYPRUS' opt in black and 'HALF-PENNY' 13mm long, Plate 217, a very fine unused copy. (SG 9, Cat £160) - Est £75

Lot 444 - 1881 - ½pi emerald green QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC' used with barred numeral '942' of LARNACA. (SG 11, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 445 - 1881 - ½pi emerald green QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC' used with barred numeral '975' of LIMASSOL. (SG 11, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 446 - 1882 - 6pi olive grey and 12pi orange brown QV issue, Die 1, both very fine cds used examples. (SG 21/2, Cat £63) - Est £30

Lot 447 - 1882 - 12pi orange brown QV issue, Die 1, a fine mint copy. (SG 22, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 448 - 1892 - 4pi pale olive green QV issue, Die 2, a very fine cds used copy. (SG 35a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 449 - 1894 - 9pi brown & carmine QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 46, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 450 - 1894 - 9pi brown & carmine QV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 46, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 451 - 1904 - 18pi black & brown EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 70, Cat £55) - Est £28

Lot 452 - 1904 - 45pi dull purple & ultramarine EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 71, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 453 - 1921 - 10pa orange & green, 30pa violet & green, 30pa green, 1pi violet & red, 1½pi yellow & black, 2pi blue & purple, 2pi carmine & blue and 2½pi blue & purple GV issue wmk 'Multi Script CA' all good to fine used. (SG 85, 87/8, 90/4, Cat £102+) - Est £35

Lot 454 - 1921 - 1pi carmine & blue GV issue wmk 'Multi Script CA' a fine cds used copy. (SG 89 Cat £50) - Est £24

Lot 455 - 1924 - ¾pi green, 1pi purple & chestnut, 1½pi orange & black, 2¾pi bright blue & purple, 4½pi black & orange on emerald and 9pi brown & purple GV issue all fine cds used. (SG 105/7, 109, 111 & 113, Cat £36+) - Est £16

Lot 456 - 1928 - 4pi deep brown, 9pi maroon and 18pi black & brown '50th Anniversary of British Rule' GV issue all fine mint. (SG 127 & 129/30, Cat £52) - Est £25

Lot 457 - 1928 - 18pi black & brown GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 130, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 458 - 1930 - MARITIME: Cover from with 'S.S.BILBEIS' ship handstamp in blue franked with Egypt 1927 2 x 1m orange and 3m pale brown (SG 148 & 150) tied by two fine strikes of SEA POST OFFICE CYPRUS cds dated 23 SEP 1930 with third strike alongside. Addressed 'En Ville' with PORT SAID EGYPT cds on reverse. - Est £65

Lot 459 - 1934 - GV 'Pictorial' issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 133/43, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 460 - 1934 - 6pi black & blue and 9pi sepia & violet 'Pictorial' issue, both fine cds used. (SG 140/1, Cat £33) - Est £15

Lot 461 - 1938 - 2½pi ultramarine GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 156, Cat £42) - Est £18

Lot 462 - 1938 - 45pi green & black GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 161, Cat £55) - Est £25

Danish West Indies

Lot 463 - 1866 - 3c carmine rose 'First Issue' a fine used copy, four margins. (SG 4, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 464 - 1873 - 1c reddish purple & light green superb used with central ST THOMAS cds dated 27 2 1878 proving that this was from the early printing. (SG 8, Cat £190) - Est £95

Lot 465 - 1873 - 3c carmine & blue, a fine lightly used copy with ST THOMAS cds dated 15 2 1881. (SG 14, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 466 - 1873 - 4c blue & yellow brown, the dark shade, a superb cds used copy. A very scarce stamp. (SG 17, Cat £325) - Est £160

Lot 467 - 1873 - 7c yellow ochre and slate lilac, a very fine cds used copy. (SG 20, Cat £180) - Est £90

Lot 468 - 1873 - 7c orange yellow & reddish purple, a fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 21, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 469 - 1873 - 10c bistre brown and blue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 23, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 470 - 1873 - 10c bistre brown and grey blue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 24, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 471 - 1873 - 10c bistre brown and greenish blue with frame inverted, a fine cds used copy. (SG 25, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 472 - 1873 - 12c yellow green and reddish purple, a superb cds used copy. (SG 27, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 473 - 1900 - 'Arms' issue the set of four fine cds used. (SG 39/42, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 474 - 1902 - 2c on 3c carmine & deep blue unused and later 8c on 10c bistre brown & blue two copies mint & used. (SG 43 & 47, Cat £47+) - Est £20

Lot 475 - 1907 - 20b deep blue & green 'King Frederik VIII' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 63, Cat £36) - Est £18

 

Dominica

Lot 476 - 1870 - Undenominated finely engraved 'Queen Victoria' bogus ESSAY of an unissued design in yellow olive on thin card with large margins all round. Produced by S Allan Taylor and the Boston Gang. Rare. - Est £45

Lot 477 - 1874 - 1d lilac QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC', perf 12½, a fine mint copy with full gum. (SG 1, Cat £150) - Est £60

Lot 478 - 1877 - QV issues with 1877 ½d olive yellow mint small thin & 4d blue mint with thinning on reverse, 1882 ½d on bisected 1d lilac (opt in red) mint and 1886 ½d on 6d green fine mint. (SG 4, 7, 11 & 17, Cat £201) - Est £60

Lot 479 - 1882 - ½d on bisected 1d lilac, with large '½' in red, a fine mint copy. (SG 11, Cat £38) - Est £16

Lot 480 - 1886 - ½d on 6d green and 1d on 1/- magenta 'Provisional' OPT issue, both fine mint. (SG 17 & 19, Cat £37) - Est £18

Lot 481 - 1907 - Cover with manuscript 'Per Yare & Tagus' ship endorsement at top franked with single 1903 3d dull purple & grey black (SG 31) tied by GENERAL POST OFFICE DOMINICA cds dated SEP 8 1907. Addressed to UK with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 482 - 1921 - 2/6 black & red on blue 'Top Value' wmk 'Multi Script CA' a fine mint copy. (SG 70, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 483 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine cds used. (SG 92/5, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 484 - 1935 - Registered cover franked with the 1935 GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue set of four (SG 92/5) tied by multiple strikes of ROSEAU cds dated 23 SEP 1935 with printed REG label and airmail label alongside. Addressed to UK with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Very attractive. - Est £40

Lot 485 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 99/109a, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 486 - 1938 - 2/6 black & vermilion and 5/- light blue & sepia GVI issue both fine mint. (SG 107/8, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 487 - 1954 - 5c light blue & sepia brown and 10c green & brown QE2 issue both mint with heavy hinge. (SG 147 & 150, Cat £26+) - Est £12

Lot 488 - 1954 - 14c - $2.40 QE2 issue inc both types 48c all fine mint. (SG 152/8, Cat £59+) - Est £25

Lot 489 - 1963 - QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of seventeen fine mint. (SG 162/78, Cat £50) - Est £25

Dominican Republic

Lot 490 - 1867 - 'Medio real' black on rose wove paper 'Tall' type, a fine four margin lightly used copy. No faults. (SG 7, Cat £60) - Est £40

Lot 491 - 1867 - 'Medio real' black on rose wove paper 'Tall' type, a fine looking four margin copy used with red cancel. Stamp has a couple of small scuffs on front and small thin on reverse. (SG 7, Cat £60) - Est £20

Lot 492 - 1867 - Small range with 'Medio real' black on rose wove paper, 'Un real' black on blue wove paper, 'Medio real' black & blue on rose wove paper and Medio real black on yellow wove paper all used with mixed margins and small faults. Also two forgeries of the ½r black on green and 1r black on blue. (SG 7, 9, 18 & 19, Cat £174) - Est £50

Lot 493 - 1867 - 'UN real' black on flesh pelure paper 'Tall' type, a superb looking lightly used copy, three large margins touching at top. No faults, a very scarce stamp. (SG 15, Cat £250) - Est £125

Lot 494 - 1867 - 'Medio real' black on yellow wove paper 'Tall' type, a lightly used copy three large margins touching at top. No thins. (SG 19, Cat £26) - Est £15

Lot 495 - 1867 - 'Medio real' black on yellow wove paper 'Tall' type, a lightly used copy with blue cancel and four tight margins. No thins. (SG 19, Cat £26) - Est £15

Lot 496 - 1867 - 'UN real' black on green wove paper 'Tall' type, a fine lightly used copy, three large margins, touching at base. Small thin on reverse. (SG 20, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 497 - 1867 - 'UN real' black on lilac wove paper 'Tall' type, a lightly used copy, margins tight to touching but otherwise no thins or faults. (SG 21, Cat £26) - Est £15

Lot 498 - 1899 - 1p black on azure 'Columbus Mausoleum' issue a fine mint copy. Scarce & underrated issue. (SG 96) - Est £25

Lot 499 - 1901 - 1p lilac & deep brown 'Arms' issue, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 116) - Est £15

Lot 500 - 1902 - 1c black & green, 5c black & blue and 12c black & violet '400th Anniversary of Santo Domingo' issue all three very fine mint IMPERF PAIRS. (SG 125, 127 & 129 varieties) - Est £30

Lot 501 - 1905 - 50c red brown & black 'Arms' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 155) - Est £40

Lot 502 - 1911 - 20c black & olive 'Arms' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 188) - Est £10

Lot 503 - 1915 - Large album page size registered cover franked with 1915 1c black & green, 2c black & scarlet block of four and strip of eight and pair 5c black & blue 'Official' issues with 'HABILITADO 1915' opt (SG 204/6) all tied by S. P DE MACORIS cds's dated JUN 18 1915 with printed 'S. P. DE MACORIS' and 'SANTO DOMINGO' registration labels on front. Addressed to FRANCE with many transit & arrival marks on reverse. A stunning franking of the short lived provisional issue. Cover and stamps have faults as to be expected with a cover of this size. - Est £75

Lot 504 - 1920 - 50c black & green 'Arms' issue with '1920' opt, a fine used copy with red cds cancel. (SG 231) - Est £16

Lot 505 - 1924 - 1p black & orange 'Arms' issue, a good mint copy. Couple of toned perfs at top right. (SG 246) - Est £15

Lot 506 - 1924 - 1p black & orange 'Arms' issue, a good used copy with blue cds cancel. (SG 246) - Est £10

Lot 507 - 1925 - 10c blue 'Special Delivery' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG E247, Cat £21) - Est £15

Lot 508 - 1928 - 1p orange yellow 'Ruins of Fortress Columbus' issue, the top value fine mint. (SG 265, Cat £36) - Est £25

Lot 509 - 1930 - 10c blue & 20c yellow 'CORREO AEREO' official air OPT issue, the pair fine mint. (SG O292/3) - Est £25

Lot 510 - 1933 - 1p sepia 'Birth Centenary of F.A. de Merino' issue, top value, a fine mint copy. Light tone spot on gum. (SG 326, Cat £26) - Est £15

Lot 511 - 1936 - 1p black 'National Archives & Library Fund' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 374, Cat £26) - Est £16

Lot 512 - 1937 - 'First National Olympic Games' issue the set of three fine mint. (SG 380/2, Cat £47) - Est £20

Lot 513 - 1946 - 1p black & yellow green 'National Anthem' MUSIC issue a fine mint copy. (SG 544, Cat £27) - Est £15

Lot 514 - 1924-1996 - Dealers stock of mint issues, mostly modern period sets and singles with many difficult to find issues. All identified with SG numbers and priced. (178 different, SG Cat approx £120) - Est £50

 

Ecuador

Lot 515 - 1863 - 10c red black grey & blue '25th Anniversary of Social Insurance Scheme' issue in a printers presentation pack inscribed 'Litografia Nacional Porto' on front and with 'DIRECCION GENERAL DE CORREOS QUITO ECUADOR' circular handstamp with 'ABR 18 1963' date handstamps and official signature on reverse. Unusual. (SG 1242) - Est £15

Lot 516 - 1865 - ½r dull blue 'Coarse Impression', four margins, used with cds cancel showing 1867 date. (SG 1) - Est £10

Lot 517 - 1865 - 1r yellow ochre 'Coarse Impression', four margins cds used and 1r green tight to touching margins used with manuscript cancel. Small faults. (SG 2e & 3, Cat £44+) - Est £20

Lot 518 - 1890 - POSTMARKS: Interesting range of 1890-1910 period inc S.S. QUITO cachet in blue, large AR in circle, cds's inc ESMERALDAS & OTAVALO, some dumb cancels inc Wheel & doughnut, PI starburst, straight line MANTA etc. (16) - Est £20

Lot 519 - 1891 - POSTAL STATIONERY CUT OUT: Circa 1891 undated cover franked with 10c orange on blue CUT OUT from the 1891 postal stationery lettercard (H&G A2) tied by GUAYAQUIL UPU cds. Addressed to FRANCE.  - Est £35

Lot 520 - 1895 - Circa 1895 5c dark green PSE (H&G B12) used with fine strike of undated oval BABAHOYO FRANCA cancel in black. Addressed to QUITO. Cover is trimmed at left and has some small faults. - Est £16

Lot 521 - 1897 - 'CORREOS PROVISIONALES' opt on 'Liberal Party' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 167/70) - Est £10

Lot 522 - 1899 - First 'Waterlow' definitive issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 193/200) - Est £12

Lot 523 - 1902 - FIREMARKS: 5c black & lilac with small 'DE' Firemark of 'Tungurahua'. A fine mint bottom marginal copy. (SG 207) - Est £10

Lot 524 - 1902 - FIREMARKS: 50c black & pale blue with 'RESELLADA' fire control mark of BOLIVAR in magenta mint plus 1s black and brown with the opt in black cds used. (SG 210/1) - Est £20

Lot 525 - 1902 - FIREMARKS: Small range with 5c black & lilac and 20c black & grey with Guayas 'Signature' mark, 1c black & red and 2c black & green with 'Chimb0rAz0 Riobamba' marks, 5c black & lilac & 10c black & indigo with Bolivar 'RESELLADA' mark in various colours and 3 x 10c black & indigo and 50c black & pale blue with 'DE' Tungurahua firemarks of various types, mixed mint & used. (11) - Est £75

Lot 526 - 1907 - SCHOOL MARKS: 5c black & rosy purple with small '1907' school mark of 'Bolivar' in black, fine used. (SG 326) - Est £10

Lot 527 - 1907 - SCHOOL MARKS: 10c black & blue with circular 'C E DE LA PROVINCIA' mark of CHIMBORAZO and two value with the 'C E' Diamond mark of GUAYAS. (3) - Est £16

Lot 528 - 1911 - Registered Mourning cover franked with pair 1911 10c black & deep blue (SG 358) tied by light oval GUAYAQUIL cancel with printed red on white 'REPUBLIQUE DE L'EQUATEUR GUAYAQUIL' registration label on reverse. Addressed to ARGENTINA with arrival cds also on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 529 - 1921 - REVENUES: 3c red, 3c blue, 3c brown & 3c olive 'Ferrocarril Quito - Esmeraldas Impuesto a la Cerveza Nacional' REVENUE issue (Beer tax stamp for the building of the railroad).  The set of four all opt SPECIMEN. Ex ABNCo. archive. (Olamo #1/4) - Est £35

Lot 530 - 1925 - 4c black & scarlet with variety 'OFICIAL' OPT INVERTED, fine mint. (SG O437 var) - Est £12

Lot 531 - 1928 - SCADTA: 1½s on 30c dull blue 'PROVISIONAL' overprint issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 4, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 532 - 1928 - Pair of registered stampless official covers with 'LEGACION DE BOLIVIA QUITO' cachets in black with various other official and diplomatic cachets. Both sent registered to ARGENTINA with transit and arrival marks on reverse, (2 covers) - Est £16

Lot 533 - 1929 - SCADTA: 10s salmon pink 'Airmail' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 19, Cat £65) - Est £35

Lot 534 - 1929 - SCADTA: 25s sage green 'Airmail' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 21, Cat £110) - Est £65

Lot 535 - 1930 - 10s black & carmine 'Independence Centenary' issue, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 485, Cat £35) - Est £18

Lot 536 - 1935 - UNISSUED COLUMBUS: '443rd Anniversary of Columbus' Discovery of America' UNISSUED 'Postage' set of five fine used, cancelled by favour. (Bertossa #375/9) - Est £10

Lot 537 - 1937 - 5c olive green 'Revenue' issue with variety 'POSTAL' OVERPRINT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 550 var, Bertossa #415.1) - Est £20

Lot 538 - 1943 - 30c on 50c red brown 'Defensa Nacional' REVENUE issue (without bars) an unused copy with variety OPT DOUBLE. (SG 685a var) - Est £12

Lot 539 - 1947 - 30c blue, 30c brown and 30c purple 'Primera La Patria!' AIRMAIL overprint issue the set of three in fine unused blocks of four. Some rought perfs as is usual with this issue. (Sanabria #206/8) - Est £25

Lot 540 - 1954 - 10c on 50c red 'Revenue' issue with 'PRO TURISMO' opt, a fine mint copy with variety OPT DOUBLE. (SG 1006a var) - Est £20

Lot 541 - 1957 - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS: 'Pictorial' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 1/6) - Est £15

Lot 542 - 1957 - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS: Circa 1957 cover with manuscript 'E A Nelson, Santa Cruz, Galapagos, Ecuador' return address on front franked with 1957 6 x 20c sepia (inc one on reverse), 50c violet and 1.80s purple 'Galapagos' issue (SG 1/2 & 5, some with small scuffs ) some uncancelled but two pairs of 20c cancelled by 'EL ECUADOR NA SIDO ES Y SERA PAIS AMAZONICO' cachets in magenta. Addressed to TAHITI, FRENCH OCEANIA. An unusual destination. - Est £35

Lot 543 - 1957 - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS: Circa 1957 cover franked with 1957 20c sepia, 50c violet and 1s bronze green 'Galapagos' issue (SG 1/3) tied by two light strikes of undated SANTA CRUZ  cancels. Addressed to GUAYAQUIL. - Est £25

Lot 544 - 1958 - 'Third National Eucharistic Congress' issue, the set of three in fine unmounted mint IMPERF PAIRS. (SG 1114/6) - Est £15

Lot 545 - 1958 - Circa 1958 cover illegally franked with pair 1958 1s brown purple 'Postage Due' stamps (SG D1130) tied by unclear purple cds. Addressed to BOLIVIA. Unusual use. - Est £20

Lot 546 - 1986 - GALAPAGOS ISLANDS: Cover franked with 1986 100s & 200s 'Galapagos Islands' issue (SG 1975/6) tied by QUITO cds with three line 'M/N SANTA CRIZ GALAPAGOS ECUADOR' Ship cachet on front & reverse plus Galapagos Islands illustrated cachet and various other markings. Addressed to USA. - Est £12

Lot 547 - 1996 - BIRDS: 1000s 'Andean Condor' issue, 2001 $1 Andean Condor miniature sheet and 2005 $1.25 'Condor' design Chess Federation issue all fine unmounted mint. (SG 2275, MS2504 & 2764) - Est £10

Lot 548 - 1997 - 'Orchids of Mazan Forest' FLOWERS issue, the set of five fine unmounted mint. (SG 2290/4, Cat £15) - Est £10

Lot 549 - 1899-1940 - Written up collection of stamp issues from 1899 definitives through to mid period with better sets & singles inc many opts & surcharges. Also a few postmarks. (100's) - Est £125

Lot 550 - 1902-1908 - FIREMARKS & SCHOOL MARKS: Written up collection of Firemarks & School marks mostly on the 1901-1907 definitive issues but also includes some on Revenues, an excellent array of handstamps from Azuay, Bolivar, Canar, Carchi, Chimborazo, Esmeraldas, Guayas, Loja, Pichincha, Tunguragua, Leon, Los Rios, Imbabura, Puerto Viejo & Manabi. All identified with a good initial write up. (Approx 150 stamps) - Est £300

Falkland Islands

Lot 551 - 1904 - 2d purple & 2½d ultramarine EVII issue, both fine mint copies. (SG 45/6, Cat £55) - Est £22

Lot 552 - 1904 - 1/- brown 'EVII' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 48, Cat £48) - Est £22

Lot 553 - 1904 - 3/- green EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 49, Cat £180) - Est £90

Lot 554 - 1912 - 2d maroon and 2½d deep blue GV issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', both fine mint. (SG 62 & 63c, Cat £39) - Est £18

Lot 555 - 1912 - 2d deep reddish purple GV issue, line perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 62a, Cat £400) - Est £150

Lot 556 - 1929 - 6d reddish purple GV 'Whale & Penguin' issue, line perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 121a, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 557 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue the set of four fine mint. (SG 139/42, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 558 - 1938 - 2/6 black GVI 'Penguin' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 160, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 559 - 1955 - QE2 definitive issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 187/92, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 560 - 1966 - Registered cover franked with single 1964 6d black & light blue QE2 'HMS Kent' issue (SG 216) tied by fine strike of FOX-BAY cds. Addressed to UK. - Est £16

Lot 561 - 1984 - Cover from Great Island with fine strike of large oval GREAT ISLAND FALKLAND SOUND cancel in black dated 28 NOV 1984 franked with 1984 8p 'Moth' issue (SG 476A) tied in transit by PORT STANLEY cds dated 11 DEC 1984. Addressed to UK. - Est £12

Lot 562 - 1987 - Cover from Bluff Cove with fine strike of oval BLUFF COVE FALKLAND ISLANDS cancel in black dated 18 AUG 1987 franked with 1984 5p 'Butterfly' & 6p 'Spider' issue (SG 473/4A) tied in transit by PORT STANLEY cds dated 21 AUG 1987. Addressed to BELGIUM. - Est £12

Lot 563 - 1944 - DEPENDENCIES: GVI 'Graham Land' opt issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG A1/8, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 564 - 1944 - DEPENDENCIES: GVI 'South Georgia' opt issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG B1/8, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 565 - 1958 - DEPENDENCIES: Cover franked with 1954 2½d black & yellow ochre QE2 issue (SG G30) tied by fine strike of HOPE BAY GRAHAMLAND cds dated 20 DEC 1958 with second strike alongside. Addressed to ITALY with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £18

Lot 566 - 1963 - SOUTH GEORGIA: 'QE2' definitive issue, the complete set of sixteen with both £1 values all fine mint. (SG 1/16, Cat £200) - Est £100

 

Fiji

Lot 567 - 1871 - 1d blue 'CR' first issue on wove paper, a fine mint example with part gum, heavy hinge on reverse. (SG 10, Cat £65) - Est £20

Lot 568 - 1876 - 1d dull blue on wove paper with 'VR' opt, a fine unused copy without gum. (SG 28a, Cat £55a) - Est £20

Lot 569 - 1876 - 1d grey blue on wove paper with 'VR' opt, an unused copy without gum. Three pulled perfs at bottom right. (SG 28, Cat £55) - Est £18

Lot 570 - 1876 - 2d on 3d deep green 'V.R.' opt issue on wove paper. A very fine mint copy with full gum. (SG 29a, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 571 - 1876 - 6d carmine rose on wove paper with 'VR' opt, a mint copy with part gum. Perfs are a bit ragged. (SG 30b, Cat £65) - Est £25

Lot 572 - 1876 - 1d blue on laid paper with 'VR' opt, an unused copy without gum. Perfs a bit ragged. (SG 31, Cat £35) - Est £12

Lot 573 - 1878 - 1d pale ultramarine, perf 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 35, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 574 - 1878 - 4d on 1d mauve, perf 10, a fine cds used copy. One pulled perf at right. (SG 41, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 575 - 1878 - 4d mauve perf 11 used and 6d bright rose perf 11 x 11¾ fine mint. (SG 56 & 59a, Cat £26) - Est £12

Lot 576 - 1891 - 1d rosy mauve and 1d pale rosy mauve perf 11 x 11¾ and 1d rosy mauve perf 11¾ x 11 all fine mint. (SG 101, 101a & 103c Cat £42+) - Est £20

Lot 577 - 1904 - ½d green & pale green, 1d purple & black on red and 1/- green & carmine EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' the set of three good to fine mint. (SG 115/7, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 578 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the complete set of twenty two fine mint. (SG 249/266b, Cat £275) - Est £130

Lot 579 - 1938 - 1½d carmine GVI issue Die 1 and 2d brown & green Die 1, both fine mint. (SG 251 & 253, Cat £58) - Est £30

Lot 580 - 1938 - 2d brown & green  GVI issue, Die 1, a fine mint copy. (SG 253, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 581 - 1938 - 6d black GVI issue, Die 1, a fine mint copy. (SG 260, Cat £60) - Est £24

Lot 582 - 1940 - 1d emerald, 2d emerald, 3d emerald and 4d emerald 'Postage Due' issue all fine mint. (SG D11/14, Cat £64+) - Est £30

Lot 583 - 1941 - GOLD MINING: Cover franked with single 1941 2½d on 2d brown & green GVI issue (SG 267) tied by two strikes of P.O. VATUKOULA cds dated 1 DEC 1941 (This was the postal agency for the Emperor Gold Mining Co. at Korovou). Addressed to AUSTRALIA with SUVA transit mark on reverse. - Est £35

German Colonies

Lot 584 - 1905 - CAROLINE ISLANDS: 10pf carmine 'Yacht' issue BISECTED and tied on small piece by good strike of the PONAPE 'Negative Seal' cancel in black. (SG unlisted, but listed and priced in Michel) - Est £45

Lot 585 - 1896 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: Second 'Surcharge' issue, the set of six fine cds used including the grey brown & bistre brown shades of the 2p on 3pf. (SG 7/8 & 10/14, Cat £140) - Est £60

Lot 586 - 1901 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: 1r claret 'Yacht' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 23, Cat £80) - Est £30

Lot 587 - 1901 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: 2r green 'Yacht' issue, a fine used copy with good strike of BAGAMOJO cds dated 4/10 1911. (SG 24, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 588 - 1905 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: 'Yacht' issue with currency in 'Heller', no wmk, the set of eight fine cds used. (SG 26/33, Cat £250) - Est £95

Lot 589 - 1905 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: 45h black & mauve 'Yacht' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 32, Cat £60) - Est £24

Lot 590 - 1905 - GERMAN EAST AFRICA: 3r blue black & red 'Yacht' issue, wmk 'Lozenges' a fine cds used copy. A rare stamp. (SG 44, Cat £400) - Est £200

Lot 591 - 1897 - GERMAN NEW GUINEA: 25pf orange 'Deutsch-Neu-Guinea' OPT issue a fine mint copy. (SG 5, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 592 - 1906 - GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA: 2m blue 'Yacht' issue, a superb cds used copy. (SG 30, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 593 - 1898 - KIAOCHOW: 5pf green 'China' OPT issue used in KIAOCHOW with part strike of TSINGTAU KIAUTSCHOU cds dated 1900. (SG Z15) - Est £12

Lot 594 - 1886 - GERMAN P.O.s IN CHINA - FORERUNNERS: 10pf carmine 'DEUTSCHE REICHS-POST' issue of GERMANY, a fine used pair with good large part strike of KAISERLICH DEUTSCHE POSTAGENTUR SHANGHAI cds. (SG Z4, Cat £260) - Est £100

Lot 595 - 1900 - KIAUTSCHOU - BOXER REBELLION: Stampless printed 'Deutsche Reichspost Feld-Postakarte' postcard datelined 'Tsingtau 12 September 1900' with fine TSINGTAU KIAUTSCHOU cds dated 13 9 1900 on front. Addressed to GERMANY with transit & arrival marks all on front. Card has central vertical crease. - Est £55

Lot 596 - 1901 - GERMAN P.O.s IN CHINA: Horizontal 'China' OPT issue, the set to 1m all fine cds used, the 3pf is mint. (SG 22/31, Cat £156+) - Est £70

Lot 597 - 1901 - GERMAN P.O.s IN CHINA - BOXER REBELLION: Stampless 'Feldpostbrief' soldiers letter with unit info return address on reverse (hard to decipher) with PEKING DEUTSCHE POST cds on front dated 24/1 1901. Addressed to GERMANY with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £30

Lot 598 - 1901 - GERMAN P.O.s IN CHINA: Horizontal 'China' OPT issue, the set to 2m all fine mint. (SG 22/32, Cat £180+) - Est £80

Lot 599 - 1905 - GERMAN P.O.s IN CHINA: $1 on 2m deep blue, (26 perforation holes), a fine cds used copy. (SG 53, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 600 - 1899 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 'MAROCCO' surcharge issue the set of six fine cds used. (SG 1/6, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 601 - 1900 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 1p on 80pf black & carmine on rose, a fine cds used copy. (SG 15, Cat £32) - Est £15

Lot 602 - 1900 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 60c on 50pf black & purple on rose, a fine cds used copy. (SG 14, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 603 - 1900 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 3p 75c on 3m violet black, Type 2, a good mint copy. (SG 18a, Cat £90) - Est £35

Lot 604 - 1903 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 6p 25c on 5m lake & black, a fine mint copy. (SG 24, Cat £300) - Est £125

Lot 605 - 1905 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 3p 75c on 3m violet black SURCHARGE issue, a very fine mint copy. (SG 37a, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 606 - 1906 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 6p 25c on 5m lake & black SURCHARGE issue, a very fine mint copy. (SG 50, Cat £170) - Est £85

Lot 607 - 1906 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 2p 50c on 2m blue 'Marocco' issue with wmk, a fine mint copy. (SG 49, Cat £90) - Est £40

Lot 608 - 1911 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 60c on 50pf black & purple on buff 'Marokko' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 58, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 609 - 1911 - GERMAN P.O.s IN MOROCCO: 2p 50c on 2m blue, 'Marokko' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 61, Cat £70) - Est £30

Lot 610 - 1900 - TOGO: 'Yacht' issue, the complete set of thirteen fine mint. (SG G7/G19, Cat £225) - Est £110

Lot 611 - 1900 - TOGO: 1m carmine 'Yacht' issue, no wmk, a fine cds used copy. (SG G16, Cat £75) - Est £30

Gibraltar

Lot 612 - 1886 - ½d dull green 'GIBRALTAR' opt issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 1, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 613 - 1889 - 2d brown purple QV issue, a good cds used copy. (SG 10, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 614 - 1889 - 5c on ½d dull green & 10c on 1d rose and 25c on 2½d bright blue QV SURCHARGE issue, all good to fine mint copies. (SG 15/6 & 18, Cat £58) - Est £25

Lot 615 - 1889 - 5c green, 10c carmine, 20c olive green & brown, 25c ultramarine, 40c orange brown and 50c bright lilac QV issue all good to fine used. (SG 22/4 & 26/8, Cat £33+) - Est £14

Lot 616 - 1889 - QV 'Definitive' issue, the complete set of twelve fine mint. (SG 22/33, Cat £225) - Est £110

Lot 617 - 1889 - 20c olive green & brown QV issue a fine mint copy. (SG 24, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 618 - 1898 - ½d grey green & 1d carmine QV issue, both good mint copies. (SG 39/40, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 619 - 1898 - PERFIN: 2½d bright ultramarine QV issue with 'AE' PERFIN, fine used with part REGISTERED oval cancel. Gibraltar perfins are very scarce. (SG 42) - Est £15

Lot 620 - 1898 - 6d violet & red QV issue a fine cds used copy. (SG 44, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 621 - 1903 - 6d dull purple & violet EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 50, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 622 - 1906 - 6d dull & bright purple EVII issue, a superb mint copy. Difficult value. (SG 70, Cat £160) - Est £75

Lot 623 - 1906 - 2/- purple & bright blue on blue EVII issue wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 72, Cat £65) - Est £32

Lot 624 - 1912 - 2/- dull purple & blue on blue GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 82, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 625 - 1931 - 1d scarlet and 1½d red brown GV issue perf 13½, both fine mint. (SG 110a & 111a, Cat £40) - Est £18

Lot 626 - 1938 - 1d yellow brown GVI issue, perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 122, Cat £30) - Est £14

Lot 627 - 1938 - 1½d carmine GVI issue perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 123, Cat £35) - Est £14

Lot 628 - 1938 - 3d light blue GVI issue, perf 13½, a fine mint copy. (SG 125, Cat £38) - Est £16

Lot 629 - 1938 - 6d carmine & grey violet GVI issue perf 13½, a fine mint copy. (SG 126, Cat £48) - Est £20

Lot 630 - 1938 - 1/- black & green GVI issue, perf 13½, a fine mint copy. (SG 127a, Cat £75) - Est £30

Lot 631 - 1938 - 5/- black & carmine GVI issue, perf 13½, a fine mint copy. (SG 129a, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 632 - 1938 - 10/- black & blue GVI issue, perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 130, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 633 - 1938 - £1 orange GVI issue, the top value fine mint. (SG 131, Cat £45) - Est £20

Gilbert & Ellice Islands

Lot 634 - 1911 - 'Tree' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 8/11) - Est £10

Lot 635 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 36/9, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 636 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine cds used. (SG 36/9, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 637 - 1939 - 1/- brownish black & turquoise blue GVI issue, perf 13½, a fine mint copy. (SG 51a, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 638 - 1939 - 5/- deep rose red & royal blue and 1/- brownish black & turquoise blue GVI issue, perf 13½ GVI issue, both fine mint copies. (SG 54 & 51a, Cat £34) - Est £16

Lot 639 - 1948 - Registered 'Wells' cover franked with 1939 1d emerald & plum and 1946 'Victory' pair (SG 45 & 55/6) tied by two good strikes of POST OFFICE NUKUFETAU cds dated FEB 19 1948. Addressed to UK, registered in Funafuti with boxed 'FUNAFUTI' reg marking on front. A scarcer origination. - Est £30

Lot 640 - 1950 - Commercial cover franked with 1939 3d brownish black & ultramarine GVI issue (SG 48) tied by fine POST OFFICE TAMANA cds dated 9 JAN 1950. Addressed to UK. - Est £18

Lot 641 - 1951 - Cover franked with 1935 pair 1½d deep blue & scarlet and 3d brown & deep blue GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, 1937 1d violet GVI 'Coronation' issue and 9 x 1946 1d purple GVI 'Victory' issue (SG 37/8, 40 & 55) all tied by multiple strikes of POST OFFICE BERU cds's dated JU 8 1951. Addressed to UK. Very attractive and late use of the Jubilee issue. - Est £30

Lot 642 - 1956 - ½d black & deep bright blue QE2 issue, a fine unmounted mint complete sheet of sixty with variety 'Y FLAW' on one stamp. (SG 64 & 64a, Cat £69) - Est £35

Lot 643 - 1911-1946 - Small mint range with few GV values to 4d, 1938 GVI set to 1/- and a few others. (SG 10, 12/13, 16/17, 19, 27, 40/42, 43/51a & 55/6, Cat £47+) - Est £20

Gold Coast

Lot 644 - 1884 - 4d deep mauve QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 16, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 645 - 1889 - 10/- dull mauve and red QV 'High Value' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 23, Cat £150) - Est £70

Lot 646 - 1891 - 1d reddish brown on pale buff QV postal stationery card (H&G 1) used with 'Bars' cancel and ACCRA cds dated DEC 22 1891. Addressed to GERMANY with arrival cds on front. - Est £20

Lot 647 - 1902 - 1/- green & black EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 44, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 648 - 1907 - 1/- black on green, 2/- purple & blue on blue and 2/6 black & red on blue EVII issue all fine mint. (SG 65/7, Cat £81) - Est £40

Lot 649 - 1913 - ½d green, 3d purple on yellow, 1/- black on green and 2/6 black & red on blue GV issue all fine mint. (SG 71, 77, 79 & 81, Cat £29+) - Est £14

Lot 650 - 1921 - 6d dull & bright purple and 2/6 black & red on blue GV issue, wmk 'Multi Script CA', both fine mint copies. (SG 94 & 97, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 651 - 1928 - 'GV' definitive issue the set of ten fine mint. (SG 103/12, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 652 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 113/6, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 653 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 120/32, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 654 - 1938 - 1/- black & olive green, 1/3 brown & turquoise blue, 2/- blue & violet, 5/- olive green & carmine and 10/- black & violet GVI issue, perf 12, all fine cds used. (SG 128/32, Cat £102+) - Est £45

Lot 655 - 1938 - 2/- blue & violet GVI issue, perf 12, a fine cds used copy. (SG 130, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 656 - 1948 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 135/46, Cat £85) - Est £42

Lot 657 - 1948 - 1/- black & vermilion, 2/- sage green & magenta, 5/- purple & black and 10/- black & sage green GVI issue all fine mint. (SG 143/6, Cat £83+) - Est £35

Lot 658 - 1949 - 6d yellow & dark blue on grey GVI PS airletter (H&G F1) used with BEREKUM cds to GERMANY and 1956 airmail cover franked with 1952 2/- brown olive & carmine QE2 issue tied by fine BEGORO cds to USA. (2 items) - Est £18

Lot 659 - 1952 - 'QE2' definitive issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 153/64, Cat £70) - Est £30

Grenada

Lot 660 - 1861 - 1d green QV issue no wmk, rough perf 14-16 lightly used, 1881 1d green tied on piece by tiny blue cds dated JUN 7 1882 and 1881 2½ rose lake used with part large 'G' cds. (SG 2, 19 & 22, Cat £68+) - Est £25

Lot 661 - 1883 - 1d orange 'Revenue' issue with large 'POSTAGE' opt, a fine cds used copy. (SG 27, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 662 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 1½d orange and 1888 'HALF PENNY POSTAGE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, both fine unused copies without gum. (SG 37 & 43, Cat £77) - Est £24

Lot 663 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 1½d orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 37, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 664 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 1½d orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, a mint copy with gum, heavily hinged. (SG 37, Cat £60) - Est £25

Lot 665 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 1/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 38, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 666 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 1/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, a fine unused block of four without gum. A lovely multiple. (SG 38, Cat £200) - Est £80

Lot 667 - 1886 - '1d POSTAGE' on 4d orange 'Revenue' OPT issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 39, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 668 - 1886 - 1½d reddish brown on buff QV postal stationery wrapper (H&G E3) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 669 - 1888 - '4d POSTAGE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue (4mm spacing), a fine mint copy. (SG 41, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 670 - 1888 - '4d POSTAGE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue (4mm spacing), a fine cds used copy. (SG 41, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 671 - 1888 - '4d POSTAGE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue (5mm spacing), a fine cds used copy. (SG 42, Cat £40) - Est £18

Lot 672 - 1888 - 'HALF PENNY POSTAGE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue a fine mint copy. (SG 43, Cat £17) - Est £10

Lot 673 - 1888 - '1d POSTAGE AND REVENUE' on 2/- orange 'Revenue' OPT issue a very fine mint copy. (SG 44, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 674 - 1889 - Cover franked with single 1883 4d greyish slate QV issue (SG 33) tied by fine GRENADA MY 24 1889 cds in blue with second strike alongside. Addressed to UK with arrival cds on reverse. Some light tones but uncommon issue on cover. - Est £45

Lot 675 - 1898 - 2½d ultramarine '400th Anniversary of Discovery of Grenada' issue, a fine mint block of four, couple of short perfs on top left stamp but a nice multiple. (SG 56, Cat £88) - Est £30

Lot 676 - 1906 - 3d blue black 'Postage Due' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG D10) - Est £10

Lot 677 - 1908 - 6d dull purple & purple 'Badge of the Colony' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 85, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 678 - 1913 - 1d scarlet GV issue, a fine unmounted mint side marginal block of six. The scarcer shade. (SG 92, Cat £84) - Est £40

Lot 679 - 1914 - CINDERELLA: ¼d red 'Grenada Red Cross Society' label dated 1914 / 1915 a fine unused copy, rouletted. - Est £10

Lot 680 - 1921 - 'Postage Due' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG D11/4, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 681 - 1929 - Cover franked with single 1921 1d brown GV issue (SG 114) tied by fine SAUTEURS cds dated 12 FE 1929 with second strike alongside. Addressed to USA with GRENADA G.P.O. transit cds on reverse. Backflap missing. - Est £20

Lot 682 - 1934 - COIL ISSUE: ½d green GV issue, perf 12½ x 13½, a fine mint COIL JOIN pair, trimmed perfs at left as usual for the coil issues. (SG 135a, £26) - Est £20

Lot 683 - 1938 - 2/- black & ultramarine GVI issue, perf 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 161, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 684 - 1938 - 10/- slate blue & bright carmine GVI issue top value perf 14, narrow printing, a fine mint copy. (SG 163b, Cat £300) - Est £125

Lot 685 - 1938 - 10/- steel blue & carmine GVI issue top value perf 12 x 13, a fine mint copy. (SG 163, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 686 - 1938 - 10/- slate blue & carmine lake GVI issue top value perf 14, wide printing, a fine mint copy. (SG 163d, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 687 - 1948 - 10/- slate green GVI 'Silver Jubilee' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 167, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 688 - 1948 - Cover franked with block of four 1938 3d black & olive green GVI issue, perf 13½ x 12½ (SG 158a) tied by light SNUG CORNER cds dated 21 OCT 1948. Addressed to USA with GRENADA G.P.O. transit cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 689 - 1965 - 2c on $1.50 black & brown orange 'Revenue' overprint provisional issue, a fine mint copy. (See note below SG 204) - Est £10

Guatemala

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

Haiti

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

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

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

Honduras

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

Hong Kong

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

India

Lot 777 - 1866 - 6a purple QV 'Revenue' issue with POSTAGE opt in green, a fine used copy with blue octagonal 'B1' cancel of BOMBAY. (SG 66, Cat £150) - Est £60

Lot 778 - 1866 - 4a green QV issue 'Die 1', a fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 69, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 779 - 1883 - 8a dull mauve QV issue with 'On H. M. S.' Official opt in black, a fine mint copy. (SG O45, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 780 - 1895 - 3r brown & green QV issue, a good mint copy. (SG 108, Cat £80) - Est £35

Lot 781 - 1895 - REVENUES: Nice range of QV and EVII issues with 'POSTAL SERVICE' opts (used for collecting customs duty on parcels from overseas) all used with 1895 1a purple, 2a lilac, 4a green, 8a mauve, 1r red & green and 2r brown & red QV issue and 1a red and 2a purple EVII issue all used. (8 stamps) - Est £25

Lot 782 - 1902 - 2a violet, 4a olive and 8a purple EVII issue with 'On H. M. S.' Official opt in black, all fine mint copies. (SG O58, O60 & O63, Cat £52+) - Est £25

Lot 783 - 1906 - INDIA USED IN NEPAL: ¼a brown EVII postal stationery card (H&G 15) used with fair strike of NEPAL cds. Addressed to RATANGARH with feint arrival cds on front. Scarce. - Est £50

Lot 784 - 1911 - 3p grey, ½d light green, ½d emerald, 1a rose carmine, 1½a chocolate types A & B, 2a purple, 2a reddish purple, 2a deep mauve, 2a 6p ultramarine both types, 3a orange, 3a dull orange, 4a deep olive, 4a olive green, 6s yellow bistre, 6a brown ochre, 8a deep magenta, 8a deep mauve, 12a carmine lake, 12a claret and 1r red brown & deep blue green GV issue a fine range of shades all fine mint. (SG 151, 155/6, 159, 163, 165, 166/8, 170/80 and 183/5, Cat £225++++) - Est £100

Lot 785 - 1911 - Small mint range of GV issues all wmk 'Star' with ½a emerald, 2a purple pair, 4a deep olive, 8a purple and 1r red brown & deep blue green. (SG 156, 166, 174, 182 & 185, Cat £108+) - Est £50

Lot 786 - 1915 - ANDAMAN ISLANDS: Circa 1915 black & white PPC 'Andamanese Fishing, Port Blair' showing men on boat fishing with bow & arrows, unused with some contemporary manuscript on message side referring to the view. - Est £30

Lot 787 - 1921 - 9p on 1a rose carmine GV issue, a fine mint copy with variety 'NINE NINE' for 'NINE PIES'. (SG 192a, Cat £130) - Est £65

Lot 788 - 1921 - INDIA USED IN IRAN: Cover franked with 1912 1a rose carmine GV issue (SG 159) tied by large BUSHIRE squared circle cds dated 9 SEP 1921. Addressed to INDIA with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 789 - 1922 - 3a ultramarine GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 200, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 790 - 1926 - Range of mint GV issue with 3p slate, 1a chocolate, 2a bright purple, 2a 6p orange, 3a blue, 4a sage green and 12a claret. (SG 201, 203, 205, 207, 209/10 & 213, Cat £66) - Est £30

Lot 791 - 1929 - GV 'Airmail' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 220/5, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 792 - 1929 - INDIA USED IN NEPAL: 1a brown GV postal stationery envelope (H&G B13) used with fine strike of NEPAL cds dated 18 NOV 1929. Addressed to LACHHMANGARH with oval KATHMANDU transit mark and LACHHMANGARH arrival cds on reverse. Scarce. - Est £75

Lot 793 - 1931 - 'Inauguration of New Delhi' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 226/31, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 794 - 1932 - 2a vermilion GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 236, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 795 - 1935 - 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 240/6, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 796 - 1937 - 5r green & blue and 10r purple & claret GVI issue with 'SERVICE' opt, the pair fine mint. (SG O137/8, Cat £54) - Est £25

Lot 797 - 1937 - 2r purple & brown and 5r green & blue GVI issue, both fine mint. (SG 260/1, Cat £63) - Est £30

Lot 798 - 1937 - 25r slate violet & purple GVI issue, top value used with part cds and large 'X' cancel. (SG 264, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 799 - 1940 - 14a purple GVI issue, the top value fine mint. (SG 277) - Est £10

Lot 800 - 1945 - CINDERELLA: Forces airletter FRONT datelined on reverse 'Sgt F Shandiland, R.A. Section, GHQ 2nd Echelon, Allied Land Forces S.E.A.C. Thursday 15 Feb 45' unfranked but with blue & red 'Indian Red Cross Society St John's Ambulance' CINDERELLA label on front tied by purple 'UNIT CENSOR 644' marking with additional triangular censor mark alongside. Addressed to UK. An attractive and unusual item. - Est £30

Ireland

Lot 801 - 1872 - MILITARY: Group of CURRAGH CAMP items with very early 1872 mourning cover with GB QV 1d red plate 140 tied by diamond '455' cancel with fine CURRAGH CAMP cds dated OCT 1877 alongside plus trio of PPCs inc one 'GREETINGS FROM CURRAGH CAMP' flower card. All are franked with GB EVII or GV ½d greens tied by CURRAGH CAMP cds's dated 1907, 1909 & 1915 all four items are addressed to UK. A nice group for display. (4) - Est £95

Lot 802 - 1907 - FORERUNNERS: Deep blue & black SINN FEIN 'Celtic Cross' Propaganda issue, perf 11¼. A fine unused bottom marginal block of four. (Hibernian #L15) - Est £45

Lot 803 - 1907 - FORERUNNERS: Deep blue & black SINN FEIN 'Celtic Cross' Propaganda issue, perf 11¼. A fine mint example. (Hibernian #L15) - Est £15

Lot 804 - 1907 - FORERUNNERS: Deep blue & black SINN FEIN 'Celtic Cross' Propaganda issue, perf 11¼. A fine mint pair. (Hibernian #L15) - Est £30

Lot 805 - 1914 - FORERUNNERS: 1d orange Anti Home Rule 'Arms' issue inscribed 'PATRIOTS MAINTAIN THE UNION!' produced in Belfast by the Unionist opponents of home rule by the Scottish Provident Building Society. A fine unmounted mint example. Rare. (Hibernian #L26, Cat €150) - Est £100

Lot 806 - 1921 - UPRISING: 2d orange GV issue of Great Britain (SG 366) tied on piece by fine strike of FIELD POST OFFICE W.16 cds of the General Headquarters of the British Army located at Parkgate, Dublin dated 24 AUG 1921 and additional unfranked piece with similar cds dated 19 JAN 1921. (2 items) - Est £50

Lot 807 - 1922 - ½d green GV issue with 'Provisional Government of Ireland 1922' DOLLARD opt, a fine strip of four tied on piece by two strikes of large double ring MALLOW skeleton cds dated 29 JUL 1922. (SG 1) - Est £20

Lot 808 - 1922 - Range of OPTS in Great Britain with 1922 First Dollard 1d, 2½d, 4d, 5d & 9d, 1922 Second Thom 2d, 4d, 6d, both 9d's and 1/- and Thom 'Irish Free State' ½d, 1d, 3d, 6d and 9d. All are mint but most have paper adherence on reverse. Odd small fault. (SG 2, 4, 6/8, 34, 37, 39/41, 43, 52/3, 57 & 60/1, Cat £126+) - Est £40

Lot 809 - 1922 - 5/- rose carmine GV 'Seahorse' issue, 'Dollard' printing, a very fine mint copy. (SG 19, Cat £90) - Est £50

Lot 810 - 1922 - 10/- dull grey blue GV 'Seahorse' issue, 'Dollard' printing, a very fine mint copy. (SG 21, Cat £180) - Est £95

Lot 811 - 1922 - 4d grey green, 9d agate and 10d turquoise blue GV issue with 'Provisional Government of Ireland 1922' second THOM overprint, all good to fine mint. (SG 37, 40 & 42, Cat £47+) - Est £20

Lot 812 - 1922 - COIL ISSUE: ½d bright green imperf x perf 14 and 1d carmine perf 15 x imperf 'Coil' issues, both fine mint copies. (SG 71a & 72c, Cat £36) - Est £18

Lot 813 - 1922 - COIL ISSUE: 1d carmine 'Coil' issue, perf 15 x Imperf, a fine cds used copy. (SG 72c, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 814 - 1922 - PROOF: black on buff 'Dollard' PROOF of the 1922 'Provisional Government of Ireland 1922' overprint from the defaced plate with blank line down centre. A fine copy. (Hibernian #PR5) - Est £50

Lot 815 - 1922 - Nice lot of covers all franked with 1922 opts inc 1922 cover with 1d scarlet (SG 2) tied by DUBLIN 54 cds dated 1 MAR (early date) to RATHMINES, 1922 cover with pair 1d scarlet (SG 2) tied SCIOBAIRIN cds dated 20 JUN to DUBLIN, local cover with 1922 2d orange (SG 12) tied by DUBLIN cancel dated APR 12, cover with 1922 2d orange (SG 12) tied by large BUNDORAN skeleton cds dated OCT to DUBLIN and 1923 cover with pair 1922 1d scarlet (SG 53) tied by DUN LAOGHAIRE cds dated 29 JAN to UK. (5 covers) - Est £75

Lot 816 - 1925 - COMBINATION GREAT BRITAIN USED IN SOUTHERN IRELAND: ½d bright green 'Sword of Light' issue and Great Britain 1924 1½d red brown GV issue tied together on piece by FOYNES CO. LIMERICK cds's dated 14 NOV 1925. An unusual combination. (SG 71 & 362) - Est £35

Lot 817 - 1925 - 2/6 chocolate brown GV 'Seahorse' issue with 'Irish Free State 1922' opt in black (Narrow Date), a fine mint copy. (SG 83, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 818 - 1928 - COMBINATION USED IN NORTHERN IRELAND: 2d grey green 'Map' issue and Great Britain 1924 1½d red brown GV issue tied together on piece by BELFAST '9' cds's dated 23 NOV 1928. An unusual Southern Ireland use in Belfast. (SG 74 & 362) - Est £35

Lot 819 - 1928 - COMBINATION GREAT BRITAIN USED IN SOUTHERN IRELAND: 2d grey green 'Map' issue and Great Britain 1924 1½d red brown GV issue tied together on piece by KILKEEL cds's dated 15 SEP 1928. An unusual combination. (SG 74 & 362) - Est £35

Lot 820 - 1929 - FIRST FLIGHT: B&W real photographic PPC 'Salruck and Mwelrea Leenane, Connemara' franked on message side with 1922 1½d claret (SG 73) tied by GALWAY cds dated 26 AUG 1929 with blue airmail label alongside. Flown on the Galway - London first flight with large oval 'FIRST AIR MAIL 26th AUG 1929 GALWAY-LONDON' cachet in purple. Addressed to FRANCE. (Muller #2) - Est £35

Jamaica

Lot 821 - 1860 - 1d pale blue, 1d blue, 2d rose, 3d green and 4d red orange QV issue wmk 'Pineapple' all fine used. (SG 1, 1b, 2, 3 & 4a, Cat £129) - Est £35

Lot 822 - 1860 - 2d rose QV issue, 'Pineapple' wmk, a good used copy with fair strike of 'A67' barred numeral cancel. (SG 2, Cat £55) - Est £16

Lot 823 - 1903 - ½d grey & dull green, a fine mint pair with variety 'SER.ET for SERVIET' on right hand stamp. (SG 33 & 33a, Cat £42+) - Est £20

Lot 824 - 1904 - REVENUES: 6d grey, 9d grey, 1/- grey and 4/- grey Embossed 'Revenue' issue of Great Britain with 'JAMAICA' opt in black, all fine used. - Est £10

Lot 825 - 1906 - 1d carmine on buff EVII postal stationery card (H&G 23) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 826 - 1917 - 3d purple on yellow 'WAR STAMP' opt issue, a fine mint pair with variety NO STOP AFTER STAMP on left hand stamp. (SG 75/a, Cat £31) - Est £15

Lot 827 - 1919 - ½d to 4d, 2/-, 3/- & 5/- GV 'Pictorial' issue wmk 'Multi Crown CA' all fine mint. (SG 78/84 & 86/8, Cat £106+) - Est £45

Lot 828 - 1919 - 1/- orange yellow & red orange GV 'Pictorial' issue wmk 'Multi Crown CA' with 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. (SG 85S) - Est £10

Lot 829 - 1921 - 6d black & blue wmk 'Multi Script CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 101) - Est £10

Lot 830 - 1923 - 'Child Welfare' issue, the set of three fine mint. (SG 107/107c, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 831 - 1929 - GV definitive issue, the set of three fine mint. (SG 108/10, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 832 - 1929 - GV definitive issue, the set of three plus the 1d scarlet Die 2 all fine mint and an additional set fine used. (SG 108/10 & 108a, Cat £49+) - Est £24

Lot 833 - 1930 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with strip of four 1919 3d purple on yellow GV 'WAR STAMP' opt issue (SG 77) tied by KINGSTON cds's dated DEC 10 1930. Flown on the Kingston - Miami, USA first flight with large circular first flight cachet on front. Addressed to CANADA. (Muller #3) - Est £20

Lot 834 - 1935 - 6d green & indigo GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue with EXTRA FLAGSTAFF variety, a fine mint side marginal copy. (SG 116a, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 835 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 114/7, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 836 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of eighteen fine mint. (SG 121/33a, Cat £150) - Est £70

Lot 837 - 1938 - GVI' issue complete set of eighteen plus all shades and perfs (excluding the 2d grey & green perf 12½ x 13 and 6d grey & purple perf 13½ x 13) all fine mint. (SG 121/133a, 124c, 132b, 132ba & 133aa, Cat £194+) - Est £75

Lot 838 - 1938 - 1/- green and purple brown and 10/- myrtle green GVI issue both fine mint. (SG 130 & 133, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 839 - 1938 - 2/- blue & chocolate GVI issue a fine mint copy. (SG 131, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 840 - 1942 - CENSORED MAIL: Cover from COLOMBIA franked with 5c brown, 30c blue and ½c red TAX issue tied by MAGANGUE cds. Sent airmail to USA censored in transit in Jamaica with 'P C 90 OPENED BY EXAMINER D/8813' censor strip at left. - Est £10

Lot 841 - 1956 - 2/- blue & bronze green, 3/- black & blue and 5/- black & carmine red QE2 issue all fine mint. (SG 170/2, Cat £27+) - Est £12

Lot 842 - 1956 - £1 black & purple QE2 issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 174, Cat £25) - Est £12

Kenya Uganda & Tanganyika

Lot 843 - 1890 - FORGERIES: ½a dull brown, 1a blue green, 2a vermilion & 2½a black on yellow 'Arms' issue FORGERIES all are imperf with four margins 'used'. (As SG 4/7) - Est £12

Lot 844 - 1890 - ½ deep brown, 1a deep blue green, 3a black on dull red, 4a yellow brown, 4½a brown purple, 8a blue and 1r carmine 'Arms' issue plus 1895 5a black on grey blue and 7½a black all fine  mint or unused. (SG 4b, 5b, 8, 9, 11a, 13/14 & 29/30, Cat £46+) - Est £22

Lot 845 - 1890 - 5r grey green 'British East Africa' issue, a good cds used copy. (SG 19, Cat £75) - Est £30

Lot 846 - 1893 - 1a grey black on white 'British East Africa' postal stationery card (H&G 2) with small 'SPECIMEN' handstamp in violet struck twice on the middle of the card and on the stamp imprint. - Est £10

Lot 847 - 1895 - 4a olive green QV issue of India with 'British East Africa' opt, a fine mint copy. (SG 55, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 848 - 1895 - 6a pale brown QV issue of India with 'British East Africa' opt, a good mint copy. (SG 56, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 849 - 1895 - 12a purple on red QV issue of India with 'British East Africa' opt, a fine mint copy. (SG 58, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 850 - 1897 - 2½a on 1a indigo & red issue of Zanzibar with 'British East Africa' opt (type 14), a very fine mint copy. Scarce. (SG 88, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 851 - 1898 - UGANDA: 1a carmine rose, 2a red brown, 3a bluish grey, 4a deep green and 8a pale olive QV issue, all fine mint. (SG 84a, 86, 87a & 88/9, Cat £71+) - Est £32

Lot 852 - 1898 - UGANDA: 8a pale olive QV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 89, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 853 - 1902 - 1a carmine on buff QV 'British East Africa' postal stationery card (H&G 8) used with NAIROBI cds. Addressed to GERMANY with MOMBASA transit cds and German arrival cds. No message. - Est £12

Lot 854 - 1903 - ½a green on ivory 'East Africa & Uganda' EVII postal stationery card (H&G 1) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 855 - 1907 - 25c grey green & black EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 40, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 856 - 1912 - 18c blue 'East Africa & Uganda' GV postal stationery registered envelope (H&G C2) and 31c blue GV envelope (H&G C4a) both with large 'SPECIMEN' opts in black. - Est £20

Lot 857 - 1916 - TANGANYIKA - NYASALAND & RHODESIAN FORCE: 1d scarlet GV issue with 'N.F.' overprint in black, a superb used block of six with NYASALAND FF 3 squared circle cds's dated 15 AUG 1916. This Field Post Office was located at MWAYA in TANGANYIKA. A very scarce multiple. (SG N2) - Est £30

Lot 858 - 1916 - TANGANYIKA - NYASALAND - RHODESIA FORCE: 4d black & red on yellow GV issue with 'N.F.' opt in black, a fine mint copy. (SG N4, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 859 - 1922 - 1/- green, 2/- dull purple, 3/- brownish grey and 3/- jet black GV issue, all fine mint. (SG 87/88, 90 & 90a, Cat £91) - Est £45

Lot 860 - 1927 - TANGANYIKA: 5c, 10c, 15c, 20c 30c dull purple, 40c, 50c, 75c & 1/- GV issue all fine mint. (SG 93/6, 98/102, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 861 - 1935 - 5/- black & carmine GV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 121, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 862 - 1938 - Nice range of mint GVI issue with 15c black & rose red perf 13¾x13¼, 15c black & green, 25c black & carmine red, 30c black & dull violet blue perf 13¾x13¼, 30c dull purple & brown, 40c black & blue & 50c purple & black perf 13x11¾. (SG 137a, 138, 140, 141b, 142, 143 & 144, Cat £46) - Est £22

Lot 863 - 1938 - 20c black & orange and 20c deep black & deep orange GVI issue perf 13¼x13¾ both shades fine mint. (SG 139b & 139ba, Cat £37+) - Est £16

Lot 864 - 1938 - 50c reddish purple & black GVI issue, perf 13 x 11¾, a fine mint copy. (SG 144d, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 865 - 1938 - 1/- black & yellowish brown GVI issue, perf 13 x 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 145b, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 866 - 1938 - 1/- black & yellowish brown and 1/- black & brown GVI issue perf 13x11¾, both shades fine mint. (SG 145 & 145a, Cat £63) - Est £30

Lot 867 - 1938 - 2/- lake brown & brown purple GVI issue perf 13¾x13¼, a fine mint copy. (SG 146b, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 868 - 1938 - £1 black & red GVI issue perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 150a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 869 - 1954 - 'QE2' definitive issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 167/80, Cat £140) - Est £60

Lot 870 - 1954 - £1 brown red & black QE2 issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 180, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 871 - 1958 - 15c on 10c carmine QE2 postal stationery card with 'POSTAGE 15c' opt in black (H&G 14). A fine unused copy. - Est £15

Lot 872 - 1965 - REVENUES: 'Graduated Personal Tax' REVENUE issue remainders 4/- blue, 6/- green, 13/- orange, 20/- purple and 50/- blue plus 1966 issue 30/- green and 40/- maroon and unlisted 9/- green all fine mint. (Barefoot 1/2, 4/5, 8, 22/3 & unlisted) - Est £10

Leeward Islands

Lot 873 - 1897 - ½d dull mauve & green and 1d dull mauve & rose QV issue with 'Sexagenary' opt in black, both fine mint. (SG 9/10) - Est £10

Lot 874 - 1902 - 2d blue EVII postal stationery registered envelope (H&G C2) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 875 - 1912 - 3d purple on yellow GV issue with white back, a fine mint copy. (SG 51a, Cat £95) - Est £38

Lot 876 - 1912 - 1/- black on green GV issue with white back, a fine mint copy. (SG 54a, Cat £90) - Est £36

Lot 877 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 88/91, Cat £35) - Est £18

Lot 878 - 1938 - 'GVI' issue, the basic set of nineteen fine mint. (SG 95/114c, Cat £200 minimum) - Est £100

Lot 879 - 1938 - 3d orange GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper a good mint copy. (SG 107, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 880 - 1938 - 3d orange and 3d pale orange GVI issue, both shades fine mint. (SG 107/107a, Cat £42+) - Est £20

Malaya & States

Lot 881 - 1883 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 4c pale brown QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 64, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 882 - 1892 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 50c olive green & carmine QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 104, Cat £29) - Est £15

Lot 883 - 1902 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 1c grey green and 3c dull purple & orange EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', both in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 110/11, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 884 - 1912 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: $5 green & red on green GV issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 212a, Cat £140) - Est £65

Lot 885 - 1936 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: $1 black & red on blue GV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 272, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 886 - 1937 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 2c green and 4c orange GVI issue, Die 1 both fine mint copies. (SG 279/80, Cat £56) - Est £25

Lot 887 - 1937 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 2c green GVI issue, Die 2 a fine mint copy. (SG 293, Cat £60) - Est £24

Lot 888 - 1937 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 5c brown GVI issue, Die 2 a fine mint copy. (SG 297, Cat £48) - Est £20

Lot 889 - 1937 - STRAITS SETTLEMENTS: 8c scarlet GVI issue PREPARED FOR USE BUT UNISSUED, a fine mint copy. - Est £15

Lot 890 - 1903 - JOHORE: $1 on $2 dull purple & carmine 'Surcharge' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 57, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 891 - 1887 - THAILAND USED IN KEDAH: 8a green & yellow issue of Siam used with good part strike of KEDAH cds (Type A, all of KEDAH visible). Scarce. (SG Z10, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 892 - 1937 - KEDAH: 10c ultramarine & sepia, 12c black & violet, 25c ultramarine & purple, 30c green & scarlet and 40c black & purple 'Sultan Abdul Hamid Halimshah' issue all fine mint. (SG 60/4, Cat £128) - Est £55

Lot 893 - 1957 - KEDAH: 'Sultan Badishah' QE2 issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 92/102, Cat £120) - Est £55

Lot 894 - 1937 - KELANTAN: 10c purple 'Sultan Ismail' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 46, Cat £42) - Est £18

Lot 895 - 1937 - KELANTAN: 30c violet & scarlet 'Sultan Ismail' TALL type, a fine mint copy. (SG 49, Cat £65) - Est £25

Lot 896 - 1951 - KELANTAN: $2 green & scarlet GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 80, Cat £50) - Est £24

Lot 897 - 1949 - MALACCA: GVI 'Definitive' issue 1c to 35c plus 50c & $1 all fine cds used. (SG 3/12a & 14/15, Cat £91) - Est £45

Lot 898 - 1949 - MALACCA: GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of twenty fine mint. (SG 3/17, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 899 - 1957 - NEGRI SEMBILAN: QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 68/79, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 900 - 1957 - NEGRI SEMBILAN: $2 bronze green & scarlet QE2 issue perf 13 x 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 78a, Cat £26) - Est £12

Lot 901 - 1882 - P.O.s IN THAILAND: 2c pale rose QV issue with 'B' opt in black a fine mint copy. (SG 15, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 902 - 1890 - PAHANG: 2c bright rose QV issue with large 'PAHANG' opt in black fine mint plus 1889 2c bright rose with small 'PAHANG' also mint. (SG 6 & 4a, Cat £160) - Est £65

Lot 903 - 1954 - PAHANG: $5 emerald & brown QE2 issue, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 73, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 904 - 1957 - PAHANG: QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 75/86, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 905 - 1949 - PENANG: GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of twenty fine mint. (SG 3/22, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 906 - 1954 - PENANG: $5 emerald & brown QE2 issue, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 43, Cat £50) - Est £24

Lot 907 - 1957 - PENANG: QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of eleven fine mint. (SG 44/54, Cat £70) - Est £32

Lot 908 - 1957 - PENANG: $2 bronze green & scarlet QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 53, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 909 - 1891 - PERAK: 2c on 24c green QV issue with opt type 34, a fine mint copy. (SG 51, Cat £80) - Est £35

Lot 910 - 1935 - PERAK: 1c black 'Sultan Iskandar' issue, a fine mint side marginal block of fifteen. (SG 88, Cat £52+) - Est £24

Lot 911 - 1938 - PERAK: 2c green and 10c dull purple 'Sultan Iskandar' second issue, both fine mint. (SG 104 & 112, Cat £58) - Est £25

Lot 912 - 1950 - PERAK: 20c bright blue GVI issue, a fine mint side marginal block of eighteen. (SG 140, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 913 - 1950 - PERAK: $5 green & brown GVI issue, the top value fine cds used. (SG 148, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 914 - 1964 - SABAH: 1c to $5 QE2 definitive issue (15 values) all fine mint. (SG 408/422, Cat £60+) - Est £25

Lot 915 - 1885 - SELANGOR: 2c pale rose with 'SELANGOR' opts three copies inc type 24 mint with small thin on reverse, type 28 used and type 30 unused with faults only spacefiller quality. (SG 31, 35b & 38 Cat £128) - Est £25

Lot 916 - 1949 - SELANGOR: $2 green & scarlet and $5 green & brown GVI issue, both fine mint copies. (SG 109/10, Cat £63) - Est £25

Lot 917 - 1921 - TRENGGANU: 3c reddish brown 'Sultan Suleiman' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 29, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 918 - 1941 - TRENGGANU: 2c on 5c deep reddish purple on bright yellow and 8c on 10c bright blue 'Surcharge' issue, the pair in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 59/60, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 919 - 1957 - TRENGGANU: 'Sultan Ismail' QE2 issue, the set of twelve plus the 2c & 50c shades all fine mint. (SG 89/99, 90a, 94a & 96a, Cat £122) - Est £55

Malta

Lot 920 - 1885 - 1d rose QV issue, a good mint copy. (SG 21, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 921 - 1885 - 2d grey QV issue mint plus 4d brown, 1/- violet & 1/- pale violet cds used plus 1902 1d on 2½d mint. (SG 23, 27/9 & 36, Cat £51) - Est £20

Lot 922 - 1885 - 1/- pale violet QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 29, Cat £60) - Est £24

Lot 923 - 1902 - 2d blue EVII postal stationery registered envelope with grey text (H&G C3a, imprint type 2) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 924 - 1902 - Great Britain 1d carmine on buff EVII postal stationery replycard (H&G 31), the reply half correctly used back from Malta, datelined 'General Post Office, Malta, 7th August 1902' with VALLETTA cds dated 7 AUG 1902 on front. Addressed to LONDON with original inbound MALTA arrival cds dated JUL 29 1902 on reverse. Card a little worn in places but a scarce use. - Est £45

Lot 925 - 1903 - EVII issue wmk 'Crown CA' the set of seven fine mint. (SG 38/44, Cat £130) - Est £50

Lot 926 - 1904 - ¼d red brown, ½d green, 1d black & red, 2d purple & grey, 4d black & brown and 4½d brown EVII issue all fine mint. (SG 45, 47, 48, 50, 54 & 57, Cat £109+) - Est £45

Lot 927 - 1904 - 2½d maroon & blue EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 52, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 928 - 1926 - 10/- slate grey & brown, later 2/- black & purple both mint plus 1928 1/- black and 1/6 black & green fine used. (SG 156, 168 & 186/7, Cat £31+) - Est £15

Lot 929 - 1926 - GV 'Definitive' issue, the set of seventeen fine mint. (SG 157/72, Cat £160) - Est £75

Lot 930 - 1938 - 'GVI' issue, the set of twenty one good to fine mint. (SG 217/31, Cat £75) - Est £30

Lot 931 - 1938 - 10/- black & carmine GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 231, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 932 - 1945 - REVENUE: £1 green GVI 'Revenue' issue perf 14, a fine lightly used copy. (Barefoot #43) - Est £25

Lot 933 - 1948 - 1/6 black & olive green, 2/- green & deep blue, 2/6 black & scarlet and 5/- black & green GVI 'SELF-GOVERNMENT' opt issue all fine mint. (SG 244/7, Cat £54) - Est £25

Lot 934 - 1948 - 10/- black & carmine GVI 'SELF-GOVERNMENT' opt issue a fine cds used copy. (SG 248, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 935 - 1948 - 10/- black & carmine GVI issue with 'SELF GOVERNMENT 1947' opt, a fine mint copy. (SG 248, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 936 - 1956 - 5/- green, 10/- carmine red & £1 yellow brown QE2 issue all three top values fine mint. (SG 280/2, Cat £93) - Est £40

Mauritius

Lot 937 - 1859 - 6d blue 'Britannia' issue, a fine four margin copy used with neat 'PAID' in circle cancel. Small thin on reverse. (SG 32, Cat £55) - Est £20

Lot 938 - 1859 - 2d pale blue 'Dardenne' issue, a fine looking copy with four good to close margins, lightly used. Stamp has two diagonal creases across lower left corner which show on reverse. Otherwise a fine looking stamp. (SG 44, Cat £850) - Est £150

Lot 939 - 1878 - 8c on 2c blue QV issue, wmk Crown CC, a fine mint copy. (SG 85, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 940 - 1878 - 38c on 9d pale violet QV 'Surcharge' issue, a good mint copy with gum. Heavily hinged. (SG 89, Cat £55) - Est £20

Lot 941 - 1887 - 2c on 13c slate QV issue, a fine unused example. (SG 117, Cat £75) - Est £26

Lot 942 - 1899 - 6c on 18c green & ultramarine, 15c on 36c orange red & ultramarine, 1900 4c on 16c chestnut and 1902 12c on 18c green & ultramarine all fine mint. (SG 134/5, 137 & 156, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 943 - 1900 - 2r 50c green & black on blue, a good used copy with heavyish central MAURITIUS cds. (SG 154, Cat £170) - Est £75

Lot 944 - 1921 - 20c prussian blue GV issue 'Die 2' a fine mint copy. (SG 235a, Cat £29) - Est £12

Lot 945 - 1936 - Cover franked with single 1921 20c prussian blue GV issue (SG 235a) tied by GENERAL POST OFFICE cds. Addressed to GERMANY. - Est £10

Lot 946 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the basic set of twelve fine cds used. (SG 252/63, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 947 - 1938 - 1r grey brown, 5r sage green and 10r reddish purple GVI issue on ordinary paper, all fine cds used copies. (SG 260b, 262a & 263a, Cat £96+) - Est £45

Lot 948 - 1950 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fifteen fine cds used. (SG 276/90, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 949 - 1950 - 2.50r orange GVI issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 288, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 950 - 1966 - 2d black 'Postage Due' issue, a fine unmounted mint side marginal block of ten. (SG D8, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 951 - 1858-1904 - Small mainly QV range with 1858 unissued blue 'Britannia' issue mint, 1863 2d pale blue unused, 1883 1c pale violet, 2c green & 4c carmine mint, 1891 2c on 38c on 9d pale violet used, 1900 4c on 16c chestnut mint and 1904 50c used. (14 stamps, SG 31, 59, 93, 101, 103, 105, 110, 120, 123/4, 137, 164 & 174, Cat £168+) - Est £60

Mexico

Lot 952 - 1841 - PRESTAMP: Complete folded letter from MARAVATIO to MEXICO CITY with good strike of large oval MARA / VATIO marking in red. - Est £25

Lot 953 - 1852 - Stampless cover from SOMBRERETE to DURANGO with fine strike of straight line 'Block Capitals' SOMBRERETE marking in black with large '2' rate marking alongside. - Est £20

Lot 954 - 1856 - 4r carmine vermilion and 4r dull vermilion 'Hidalgo' issue, both good used copies with Mexico and Veracruz district opts. (SG 4 & 4a, Cat £185) - Est £45

Lot 955 - 1861 - Cover franked with 1856 QUADRISECTED 8r lilac 'Hidalgo' issue (SG 5f) used as a 2r tied by fine strike of straight line 'ZACATECAS' cancel in black. Addressed to MEXICO CITY. Cover has a few small repairs but very attractive. - Est £150

Lot 956 - 1866 - 50c yellow green LITHO 'Maximilian' issue with '70 1866' numeral and 'Mexico' district overprint. A fine looking cds used copy, three clear margins but touching along top frame line. Small thin on reverse. Underrated issue. (SG 39) - Est £15

Lot 957 - 1867 - GUADALAJARA - FORGERIES: Nice group of FORGERIES with two of each value of the 1r, 2r, 4r & 1p on different coloured papers. (8 stamps, As SG 5/24) - Est £15

Lot 958 - 1868 - GUADALAJARA: 2r black on rose batonne paper 'Provisional' issue, a good mint copy. Small thin. (SG 27) - Est £12

Lot 959 - 1872 - 12c blue 'Hidalgo' issue with 'Papel Sellado' watermark (Type 8a) with '6 72' numerals and 'Guadalajara' district opt, a fine lightly used copy, four margins. Uncommon. (SG 88e) - Est £20

Lot 960 - 1874 - Pair of complete folded letters with 1872 'Hidalgo' issue frankings, the first with pair 25c red pin perf (SG 94) with 'MEXICO' district opts tied by FRANCO MEXICO cds to DURANGO and the second with 12c blue and 25c red pin perf with 'MEXICO' district opts also tied by MEXICO cds to GUADALAJARA. (2 covers) - Est £25

Lot 961 - 1886 - Cover franked with single 1885 10c orange 'Hidalgo Medallion' issue (SG 162) tied by undated oval FRANCO EN GUADALAJARA cancel. Addressed to CUIDAD GUZMAN. Nice & clean. - Est £18

Lot 962 - 1887 - Group of 'Numeral' issues on paper with ruled lines with 2c lake perf 12, 5c ultramarine perf 6 and 10c lilac brown perf 6 all are used with odd small fault. (SG 183, 184a & 185a, Cat £46+) - Est £20

Lot 963 - 1889 - 5c blue 'Numeral' PSC (H&G 33) used with good strike of small undated oval FRANCO PEROTE cancel in black. Addressed to MEICO CITY with transit and arrival cds's on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 964 - 1891 - 4c brick red 'Hidalgo Medallion' postal stationery envelope (H&G B24, UPSS #E33) used with added 1887 6c scarlet 'Numeral' issue (SG 178) tied by CELAYA cds dated JUN 30 1891. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Cover is lightly toned and a little roughly opened at top right but scarce in used condition. - Est £30

Lot 965 - 1892 - 10c brick red 'Numeral' postal stationery envelope (H&G B36 / UPSS #E45), opening at long end) used with MATEHUALA cds. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £25

Lot 966 - 1895 - 20c lake rose 'Mulitas' issue, wmk 'CORREOSEUM', a fine mint copy. (SG 226) - Est £15

Lot 967 - 1896 - EXPRESS HIDALGO COMPANY: 5c blue + 10c black 'Express Hidalgo' postal stationery envelope (H&G B3b) on grey granite laid paper used with oval EXPRESS HIDALGO SERVICIO POSTAL PACHUCA cancel and oval EXPRESS HIDALGO R F RIVEROLL agents cachet in purple on front. Addressed to VERACRUZ. - Est £25

Lot 968 - 1896 - WELLS FARGO: 5c ultramarine 'Wells Fargo' postal stationery envelope (H&G B78) used probably as a 'Paste up' with two good strikes of oval EXPRESS WELLS FARGO Y CIA, CD PORF. DIAZ-MEX cancel in purple dated 16 JAN 1896. Addressed to MONTERREY with 'Francisco Armendaiz Monterrey, Mex' arrival mark in red on reverse. Backflap missing likely where the envelope was attached to the original cover. - Est £25

Lot 969 - 1900 - Group of three uprated postal stationery wrappers (H&G E36/38) all with added stamps from the 1899 'Eagle' issue sent from MEXICO CITY to Germany, France or Switzerland, the latter with an arrival cds on reverse. Attractive. - Est £25

Lot 970 - 1903 - Cover franked with single 1899 20c blue & rose (SG 272) tied by SALTO DE AGUA. CHIS cds. Addressed to GERMANY with various transit & arrival marks on reverse. A nice franking. - Est £25

Lot 971 - 1914 - CIVIL WAR: Pair of SOMORA 'Coach seal' covers to HERMOSILLO, the first cover franked with 1914 5c orange red & green (SG 535) tied by URES cds's and the second franked 1914 5c buff & green (SG 535b) tied by POZA ESTN cds. Both have arrival cds's on reverse. - Est £20

Lot 972 - 1915 - 2c green 'Statue of Cuauhtemoc' issue with variety 'OFICIAL' OPT INVERTED, fine mint. (SG O322 var) - Est £15

Lot 973 - 1915 - CIVIL WAR: Cover franked with pair 1915 5c orange with small 'Carranza' monogram opts (SG CT91) tied by SAN JUAN BAUTISTA cds's to MEXICO CITY and 1916 2c green PSC with 'Villa Zapata' monogram opt (H&G I5) used with added 1915 2c green (SG 294) tied by OPA No. 684 Travelling Post Office cds addressed to MEXICO CITY, card has two punch holes. Small faults. (2 items) - Est £25

Lot 974 - 1915 - CIVIL WAR: Cover franked with single 1914 5c orange with large 'GCM' monogram overprint in purple (SG CT26) tied by ALTOTONGA cds. Addressed locally and unclaimed with manuscript 'No Reclamado' on reverse and blue ALTOTONGA LISTA cds. - Est £25

Lot 975 - 1916 - 'Silver Currency' OPT issue on 1910 set the 1c to 20c all fine mint. (SG 310/317, Cat £20+) - Est £12

Lot 976 - 1916 - 'Silver Currency' OPT issue on 1910 set with 'Carranza Monogram' opt in black the 1c to 20c all fine mint. (SG 348/55) - Est £10

Lot 977 - 1916 - 10c on 1c lilac 'Gold Currency' postal stationery card (H&G 127) used with added 1916 10c blue 'Carranza's Triumph' issue (SG 359) tied by unclear CERTIFICADOS cds. Addressed to MEXICO CITY. No message but a scarce card in used condition. - Est £16

Lot 978 - 1917 - 1c purple 'portrait' issue, perf 12, a fine mint copy. (SG 402, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 979 - 1917 - 1p grey & blue 'Lighthouse, Veracruz' issue on thin paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 411, Cat £42) - Est £22

Lot 980 - 1918 - 4c carmine roulette issue with 'OFICIAL' opt reading up, a fine cds used copy. (SG O416, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 981 - 1918 - 2c green civil war postal stationery card (H&G I-5) with 'Villa Zapata Monogram' opt datelined 'Mexico City 2/2/18 used with undated CARTERO No.4 MEXICO cancel in red. Addressed locally. - Est £16

Lot 982 - 1920 - EXPRESS MAIL: Registered Express cover franked with 1917 10c blue & 20c rose lake and 1919 20c black & red 'Express Letter' issue (SG 398/9 & E413) tied by two strikes of CIUDAD GUZMAN JAL cds's dated 5 JUN 1920 with fine red on white printed registration label, oval CERTIFICADOS CD. GUZMAN marking in purple and straight line 'ENTREGA INMEDIATA' markings all on front and blue 'Sunburst' registration seal tied on reverse. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with arrival mark dated the next day on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 983 - 1923 - CINDERELLA: 20c black, red & blue 'Sinaloa' REVOLUTIONARY arms issue inscribed 'Ejercito Renovador'. A fine mint copy. Small thin on reverse. (Ingham #80) - Est £15

Lot 984 - 1923 - Stampless REG meter cover from MEXICO CITY to SWITZERLAND with two sunburst REG seals on reverse with fine 1923 2c red 'Associacion Mexicana de la Cruz Roja' HOSPITAL label on reverse tied by arrival cds. Attractive. - Est £15

Lot 985 - 1923 - Registered cover franked with single 1917 30c grey black 'Portrait' issue rouletted (SG 401) tied by MORELIA cds with REG handstamp in purple alongside. Addressed to MEXICO CITY with blue 'Sunburst' registration seal on reverse tied by oval MORELIA CERTIFICADOS markings with MEXICO CITY arrival mark also on reverse. Nice franking of the top value. - Est £25

Lot 986 - 1926 - 30c deep green with variety 'OFICIAL' OPT INVERTED, a fine used copy. (SG O464a) - Est £20

Lot 987 - 1929 - 'Airmail' issue, perf 12, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 469/76, Cat £39) - Est £25

Lot 988 - 1929 - 20c sepia 'Airmail' issue, perf 12, a fine mint copy of the key value. (SG 471, Cat £28) - Est £20

Lot 989 - 1930 - 5c sepia & sage green and 15c green & bright violet 'HABILITADO 1930' opt issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 496/7) - Est £12

Lot 990 - 1931 - 15c on 20c sepia AIR 'Surcharge' issue, perforated, a fine mint copy. (SG 515, Cat £36) - Est £20

Lot 991 - 1932 - 30c on 20c sepia AIR 'Surcharge' issue, perforated, a fine cds used copy. (SG 518, Cat £30) - Est £16

Lot 992 - 1932 - 10c violet AIR issue with 'SERVICIO OFICIAL' opt, a fine unmounted mint top marginal copy with 'No. 275' handstamp in margin. (SG O529, Cat £22) - Est £15

Lot 993 - 1932 - AIRMAIL: Two covers dated 1932 & 1936 to USA variously franked both with undated circular 'R.A.C. No.2-- R.M.' airmail routing marks on front. Some opening faults. (2) - Est £20

Lot 994 - 1933 - OFFICIAL MAIL: Window envelope with 'MUSEO D'ARTES POPULARES MEXICO' cachet in purple at top left franked with 1926 5c orange with 'OFICIAL' opt reading up and 1932 10c rose carmine with 'SERVICIO OFICIAL' opt (SG O477a & O540) tied by OFICIAL MEXICO D.F. cds dated 2 NOV 1933. - Est £20

Lot 995 - 1937 - 10c bright violet 'Reduced Size' issue, a fine unmounted mint IMPERF PAIR. (SG 602 variety) - Est £16

Lot 996 - 1942 - 'Astro Physics Observatory' issue set of six fine mint. (SG 676/81, Cat £70) - Est £40

Lot 997 - 1945 - 'Inter American Conference' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 735/43, Cat £47) - Est £30

Lot 998 - 1946 - 'United Nations' POSTAGE issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 766/71, Cat £28+) - Est £15

Lot 999 - 1946 - 'United Nations' AIR issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 772/76, Cat £24+) - Est £12

Lot 1000 - 1856-1940 - Collection on ideal pages from early issues with Hidalgos inc values to 4r, various other classic issues inc Juarez values to 100c, later Hidalgo Medallions & Numerals, Mulitas issue inc 1p used etc and a useful range of Civil War & inflationary opts. Mixed condition mint & used. Needs sorting. (100's) - Est £100

Morocco Agencies

Lot 1001 - 1898 - 50c bright lilac QV first OPT issue and 1899 1p bistre & ultramarine QV second OPT issue both mint. (SG 6 & 15, Cat £46) - Est £20

Lot 1002 - 1898 - 1p bistre & ultramarine QV issue, a superb used copy with central TANGIER cds dated 5 JUL 1902. (SG 7, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 1003 - 1907 - 1d scarlet, 4d green & chocolate brown, 4d pale orange EVII issue (British currency) all mint plus 6d pale dull purple and 1/- dull green and carmine both fine cds used. (SG 32 &, 34/7, Cat £87+) - Est £35

Lot 1004 - 1907 - 5c on ½d to 3p on 2/6 EVII 'Spanish Currency' opt issue all fine mint. (SG 112/121, Cat £120+) - Est £55

Lot 1005 - 1907 - 6p on 5/- bright carmine EVII issue opt in Spanish currency, a fine mint copy. (SG 122, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 1006 - 1923 - Cover front franked with 1917 10c on 1d scarlet and 40c on 4d slate green GV issue (SG 193 & 196 in French currency) tied by two strikes of BRITISH POST OFFICE MAZAGAN cds dated 11 JUL 1923. Addressed to UK. - Est £20

Lot 1007 - 1927 - TANGIER: Fine range of Tangier OPTS complete from the 1927 GV set of four through to the 1940 'Centenary of the First Postage Stamp' set of three all fine mint. (SG 231/50, Cat £106+) - Est £45

Lot 1008 - 1932 - Cover franked with 1925 10c on 1d scarlet, 15c on 1½d red brown, 50c on 5d yellow brown and 75c on 9d olive green GV issue opt in French currency tied by BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA cds's. Addressed to UK. Nice franking. - Est £40

Lot 1009 - 1935 - Range of 'French Currency' OPT issues with 1935 Silver Jubilee set of four, 1935 Harrison set of nine, 1936 EVIII pair, 1937 Coronation and 1937 5c on ½d green GVI issue all fine mint. (SG 212/24 & 227/30, Cat £29+) - Est £12

Lot 1010 - 1937 - Cover franked with French currency 1935 50c on 5d yellow brown and 1f on 10d turquoise blue GV issue plus strip of three 1937 15c on 1½d maroon 'Coronation' issue (SG 221, 223 & 229) all tied by BRITISH POST OFFICE CASABLANCA cds's. Addressed to locally. - Est £25

Lot 1011 - 1937 - Cover franked with French currency 1935 10c on 1d scarlet GV issue, 1937 15c on 1½d maroon 'Coronation' issue and pair 5c on ½d green GVI issue (SG 217, 229 & 230) all tied by BRITISH POST OFFICE RABAT cds's. Addressed to USA. - Est £45

Lot 1012 - 1938 - Registered cover franked with 1935 50c on 5d, pair 90c on 9d, 1f 50c on 1/- GV issue and 1937 15c on 1½d GVI issue all 'French' currency opt issues (SG 221/2, 224 & 229) plus 1936 5c on ½d, 10c on 1d & 15c on 1½d EVIII issue with 'Spanish' currency opts (SG 160/2) all tied by FEZ cds's with REG label. Addressed to USA with GIBRALTAR & other transits & arrival marks on reverse. - Est £35

Lot 1013 - 1948 - GREAT BRITAIN USED IN MOROCCO: Cover franked with 1941 2½d pale ultramarine GVI issue of Great Britain (without overprint, SG Z201) with 1941 ½d pale green GVI issue with 'TANGIER' opt (SG 251) tied by BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER cds dated 6 JAN 1948. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 1014 - 1949 - TANGIER: GVI issue with 'TANGIER' opt, the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 261/75, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 1015 - 1917-1935 - Small range of used GV issues opt in French currency inc 1924 3f on 2/6 Seahorse, 1925 90c on 9d olive green, 1f 50c on 1/- bistre brown and 1935 15c on 1½d red brown Harrison issue. (14 stamps, SG Cat £28+) - Est £12

Lot 1016 - 1937-1955 - Three Spanish currency First Day covers with 1937 15c on 1½d maroon GVI 'Coronation' issue (SG 164) tied by TETUAN cds to TANGIER, 1948 GVI Olympics set of four (SG 178/81) tied by TETUAN cds to TANGIER and 1955 10c on 1d ultramarine QE2 issue (SG 188) tied on locally addressed cover also by TETUAN cds. (3 items) - Est £15

Nicaragua

Lot 1017 - 1882 - 5c blue 'UPU' issue, two used copies with manuscript 'm' cancellations for either Managua or Masaya. Scarce. (SG 22) - Est £20

Lot 1018 - 1882 - Small collection of circular town POSTMARKS on the 1882 'UPU' issue with all values represented inc 3 x 15c yellow and 6 x 50c slate violet with cancels of OCOTAL, MASAYA, GRANADA, CORINTO, SAN JUAN DEL NORTE, MANAGUA, SAN JUAN DEL SUR, MATAGALPA, CHINANDEGA, RIVAS, JUIGALPA, BLUEFIELDS & LEON. (35 stamps) - Est £70

Lot 1019 - 1893 - TELEGRAPH: 1c blue 'Seebeck' telegraph issue with variety 'TELEGRAFOS' OPT INVERTED, a fine copy. (Barefoot #26b, Cat £20) - Est £12

Lot 1020 - 1896 - 'Franqueo Oficial' overprint issue on SEEBECK 'Postage Dues' with wmk and opt in violet, the set of five fine used. (SG O108B/O112B) - Est £20

Lot 1021 - 1901 - MOMOTOMBO ISSUE: Cover with 3 x 1900 5c deep blue 'Momotombo' issue (SG 141) tied by MANAGUA cancel to USA, 1903 5c blue 'Momotombo' PSE (H&G B45) used with added 1902 10c mauve LITHO issue (SG 186) tied by GRANADA cancel to GERMANY and 1903 10c red violet PSE (H&G B46) used with added 1902 5c blue LITHO issue (SG 185) tied by CORINTO cancel to Germany. All fine condition. (3 items) - Est £45

Lot 1022 - 1907 - 10c dull violet 'Momotombo' PSE with '1907' handstamp in purple. A good unused example. (H&G B69) - Est £15

Lot 1023 - 1908 - TRAVELLING POST OFFICES: 'VALE 10c 1908' on 5c blue postal stationery envelope (H&G B71) used with oval LEON cancel. Addressed locally with '2' in manuscript and fine strike of straight line 'BUZON del TREN' marking in purple. Cover is a little discoloured at top but a rare marking. - Est £95

Lot 1024 - 1911 - RAILWAY COUPON ISSUE: 2c on 5c on 2c blue, 5c on 5c on 2c blue, 10c on 5c on 2c blue and 15c on 10c on 1c vermilion 'Railway Coupon' issue with surcharge on the reverse of the stamp. The set of four in unused complete panes of twenty. Some edge faults as is usual with these panes. (SG 319/22) - Est £30

Lot 1025 - 1911 - RAILWAY COUPON ISSUE: 10c on 5c on 2c blue 'Railway Coupon' issue, a used pair with OPT DOUBLE on right hand stamp (faults), 10c on 5c on 2c blue pair with OPT INVERTED and 10c on 10c on 1c vermilion with OPT INVERTED (in blue). Nice group. (SG 321a, 321b & 329a) - Est £10

Lot 1026 - 1911 - 2c on 5c on 2c blue 'Railway Coupon' issue with overprint in yellow. A fine unused strip of four. An underrated issue. (SG 322c, Cat £25) - Est £20

Lot 1027 - 1911 - RAILWAY COUPON ISSUE: Super accumulation on stockpages with many different opt types inc many pairs plus a few strips & blocks, lots of different typefaces on the underprinted issues and also inc a few INVERTED OPTS etc. Also noted SG 332 unused which is uncommon. Mixed condition used & unused. Needs sorting & checking. (Approx 200 stamps) - Est £65

Lot 1028 - 1912 - WATERLOW ISSUE: Reg cover to UK with small part of address panel cut out franked with 1912 25c black & green and pair 50c blue (SG 346 & 348) tied by oval LEON cancels with printed blue on white 'LEON' reg label and handstruck 'C.A.R.' marking with transit & arrival marks, cover with 1912 50c blue (SG 348) tied by SAN JUAN DEL SUR cds to USA and cover with pair 1912 25c black & green (SG 346) tied by LEON cds's to ITALY. (3 items) - Est £40

Lot 1029 - 1921 - Colour PPC 'Vida Campo - Recuerdos de Nicaragua' franked on message side with 1921 1c on 5c blue opt on 'OFICIAL' issue and 1c on 4c orange & black OPT on Revenue issue (SG 449 & 455) tied by LEON cds. Addressed to GERMANY with CORINTO transit cds also on front. Uncommon issues used on cover. - Est £30

Lot 1030 - 1924 - Trio of 2c orange on yellow PSEs (H&G B82) one used in 1922 with added 1c TAX opt (SG 473) tied CORINTO to LEON, two used in 1924 both with added 1c violet TAX issues (SG 494) tied from CORINTO to LEON with instructional mark on front and from MANAGUA to USA. All fine. (3 items) - Est £30

Lot 1031 - 1931 - MANAGUA EARTHQUAKE - CINDERELLA: Set of twelve 'Rebuilding' cinderella labels, imperf issued in Se-tenant pairs inscribed 'Terremoto 31.3.1931 En Dios Confiamos Labor Y Reconstruccion' in various colours. Fine mint/unused. - Est £35

Lot 1032 - 1932 - 1cor deep carmine 'G.P.O. Reconstruction Fund' AIR issue, a fine unused copy. (SG 687) - Est £10

Lot 1033 - 1932 - Three covers to USA all with uses of the 1932 2c on 4c blue (SG 737) with REG First Day Cover with strip of three tied by MANAGUA cds's dated 10 DEC, large part cover with top left return address section cut out franked with strip of three plus a single with OPT DOUBLE tied by MANAGUA cds's dated 24 DEC and REG cover with single plus 1c orange TAX issue on front and 15c purple AIR issue on reverse tied by boxed CORREO AEREO MANAGUA cancels dated JAN 14 1933. (3 covers) - Est £20

Lot 1034 - 1938 - 'Anniversary of the Postal Service' INTERIOR issue sheetlet of four containing the two ERRORS OF COLOUR (1c printed in black & brown the colour of the 16c and the 16c printed in black & orange the colour of the 1c), perf 11½, fine unused. (Maxwell #A235c, SG 999a/d Variety). - Est £25

Lot 1035 - 1938 - 'Anniversary of the Postal Service' exterior issue the set of four all with INVERTED CENTRES, perf 11½, fine unused. (SG 999e/h Variety). - Est £25

Lot 1036 - 1947 - 'Triangle' POSTAGE issue, the set of eleven in fine mint triangular blocks of four. (SG 1096/1106, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1037 - 1949 - 'Tenth World Amateur Baseball Championships' SPORT issue, the set of thirteen airmail miniature sheets of four good to fine mint. Odd small gum fault here & there. A scarce set. (SG MS1145a, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 1038 - 1979 - SANDINISTA REVOLUTION: Trio of long incoming bank meter covers from BRAZIL, USA and NORTHERN IRELAND all addressed to the Bank of London & S America in MANAGUA sent in June 1979 with boxed TELCOR arrival marks. The covers were all delayed due to the revolution and were held at the P.O. with each cover showing fine strikes of two line 'CORREO ATRASADO POR LA GUERRA' marking in purple and an eventual Bank arrival mark dated 24 JUL 1979 over a month later. Very unusual. This marking has only recently been discovered and featured in an article in Nicaro January 2017. (3 items) - Est £30

Lot 1039 - 1878-1910 - Range of mint & used postal stationery with cards, replycards, envelopes & wrappers with a few better items noted inc 1899 3c PSC used from BLUEFIELDS to USA, 1892 10c PSE used from MANAGUA to JAMAICA and group of used 2c Momotombo cards inc odd CARTERO marking. Mixed condition. (32) - Est £45

Lot 1040 - 1904-1931 - Group of OPTS & Surcharges all used on large pieces inc 'CORREOS - 1908' opts, 1906 OPTS on Waterlow & ABNCo. Issues, 1914 2c on 50c blue 'Waterlow' issue with OFICIAL obliterated, strip of five RESELLO 1928 opts and a couple of BISECTS tied by GRANADA cds dated 1931. Interesting lot. (6 items) - Est £20

North Borneo

Lot 1041 - 1890 - 2c on 25c indigo 'Surcharge' issue, first printing with 3.5mm between lines of opt, a fine unused copy with part O.G. (SG 51, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 1042 - 1890 - 2c on 25c indigo 'Surcharge' issue, second printing with 5mm between lines of opt, a fine unused copy. (SG 51, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 1043 - 1891 - 6c on 8c yellow green 'Arms' SURCHARGE issue, a fine unused example. (SG 55, Cat £30) - Est £12

Lot 1044 - 1891 - 6c on 10c blue 'Arms' SURCHARGE issue, a mint copy. Thinned on reverse. (SG 56, Cat £60) - Est £20

Lot 1045 - 1891 - 6c on 10c blue 'Arms' SURCHARGE issue, a fine unused example. Scarce. (SG 57, Cat £200) - Est £75

Lot 1046 - 1891 - 1c on 4c rose pink 'Arms' SURCHARGE issue, a fine unused copy. (SG 63, Cat £30) - Est £12

Lot 1047 - 1939 - 50c chocolate & violet, a fine mint copy. (SG 314, Cat £48) - Est £22

Lot 1048 - 1950 - GVI 'Definitive' issue set to $2 fine mint. (SG 356/68, Cat £50+) - Est £22

Lot 1049 - 1950 - $1 red orange, $2 grey green, $5 emerald green and $10 dull blue GVI issue, the top four values good to fine used. (SG 367/70, Cat £160+) - Est £65

Nyasaland

Lot 1050 - 1898 - 1d vermilion & deep ultramarine 'Cheque' stamp, without control opt on reverse used with central ZOMBA Squared circle cds dated JUL 27 1898. Couple of small thins on reverse. (SG 57ab, Cat £120) - Est £50

Lot 1051 - 1913 - ½d blue green, 1d scarlet, 2d grey, 2½d bright blue, 3d purple on yellow, 4d black & red on yellow, 6d dull & bright purple, 1/- black on green and 1/- black on blue green with olive back GV issue wmk 'Multi Crown CA' all good to fine mint. (SG 84, 86/7, 89/93 & 93a, Cat £51+) - Est £24

Lot 1052 - 1913 - £1 purple & black on red GV 'Key Type' issue, a fine fiscally used. Good spacefiller. (SG 98, Cat £190) - Est £20

Lot 1053 - 1934 - GV 'Leopard' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 114/22, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 1054 - 1934 - POSTMARKS: GV issue with SANDAMA, MKHOMA, LIMBE & LILONGWE cds's all good to fine strikes plus 1938 2d GVI issue with part strike of LIKOMA ISLAND cds. (5) - Est £10

Lot 1055 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 123/6, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1056 - 1938 - 2/- purple & blue on blue and 2/6 black & red on blue GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, both fine mint copies. (SG 139/40, Cat £28) - Est £14

Lot 1057 - 1938 - 5/- pale green & red on yellow GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 141, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1058 - 1938 - 5/- green & red on pale yellow GVI 'Key Type' issue on ordinary paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 141a, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1059 - 1938 - 10/- emerald & deep red on pale green GVI 'Key Type' issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 142, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 1060 - 1948 - GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 161/2) - Est £10

Lot 1061 - 1950 - 6d yellow orange 'Postage Due' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG D5, Cat £170) - Est £75

Lot 1062 - 1964 - QE2 'Pictorial' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 199/210, Cat £21) - Est £10

Panama

Lot 1063 - 1873 - BRITISH POST OFFICES: 1/- green QV issue, Plate 13 tied on piece by complete strike of barred numeral 'C35' & PANAMA duplex cds cancel of the British Post Office at Panama dated OCT 6 1873. Stamp has damaged corner but otherwise a lovely item. (SG Z104, Cat £60) - Est £45

Lot 1064 - 1878 - 10c blue on thin paper 'First Issue', a good copy, four margins used with manuscript cancel. (SG 2A, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1065 - 1894 - Small group of mint or unused MAP opts with 1894 10c on 50c brown on pelure paper, 1903 First Panama 2c carmine and 1c and 2c both with blue black OPT READING DOWN, 1c green with REPRINT opt reading down and 1p lake Third Panama shifted opt BOTH PANAMAs at right. (6 stamps) - Est £25

Lot 1066 - 1900 - Registered cover franked with strip of five 1892 2c carmine 'Map' issue (SG 12b) and 1900 10c black on pale blue 'Registration' issue (SG R29) tied by PANAMA duplex cancels dated 26 MAY 1900. Addressed to USA with NY EXCHANGE registration label added on front. Transit and arrival marks on reverse. Small faults but scarce. - Est £100

Lot 1067 - 1904 - 2c carmine MAP issue with 'Fourth Panama' opt, a fine unused copy with variety PANAMA OPT DOUBLE AT RIGHT ONLY. A scarcer variety. (SG 54 var - Note that SG incorrectly lists the third & fourth printings the wrong way round) - Est £20

Lot 1068 - 1904 - 20c slate violet, 50c bistre brown & 1p lake MAP issue with 'Third Panama' opts, all fine mint copies. (Heydon 97/99mm , SG 64/66 - Note that SG incorrectly lists the third & fourth printings the wrong way round) - Est £22

Lot 1069 - 1904 - 50c bistre brown & 1p lake MAP issue with 'Third Panama' opts, both fine lightly used copies. (Heydon 98/99mm , SG 65/66 - Note that SG incorrectly lists the third & fourth printings the wrong way round) - Est £20

Lot 1070 - 1904 - 1p lake 'Third Panama' opt issue (Both PANAMAs reading up or down) a fine unused copy with variety PANAMAS READING UP & DOWN, no gum. (SG 66a - Note that SG incorrectly lists the third & fourth printings the wrong way round) - Est £12

Lot 1071 - 1904 - Registered AR cover front franked with two pairs of 1903 2c carmine 'Third' Panama opt issue (one pair badly damaged) and pair 1c green 'Fourth' Panama opt issue plus 1904 10c green registration issue and 5c blue 'AR' issue (SG 54, 62, R133 & AR135) all tied by AGENCIA POSTAL NACIONAL COLON 'Flag' duplex cds's dated 1 NOV 1904 with two handstruck REG numbers on front. Addressed to USA. A rare item and fine looking. - Est £65

Lot 1072 - 1906 - Large study lot of 'Map' SURCHARGE issues with many mint & used blocks of four and larger blocks, plus pairs, strips of 5+ and singles mint (most with dried gum) & used inc 1c on 20c slate violet, 2c on 50c bistre brown and 5c on 1p lake values. Condition generally good to fine. (100's, SG 138/40) - Est £45

Lot 1073 - 1906 - 2c on 50c bistre brown MAP 'Surcharge' issue with variety OPT DOUBLE, a fine unused copy. (SG 139e) - Est £15

Lot 1074 - 1906 - 2c on 50c bistre brown MAP 'Surcharge' issue, a corner marginal block of fifteen unused (sweated gum). Odd small perf fault but attractive multiple. (SG 139) - Est £10

Lot 1075 - 1906 - 25c black & brown and 50c black 'Hamilton' issue, the top two values fine mint. (SG 149/50) - Est £10

Lot 1076 - 1906 - UNISSUED: 2c on 20c violet MAP 'Surcharge' UNISSUED value with OPT INVERTED (this value only exists with inverted opt), a CTO copy with blue COLON cds dated 1906. Uncommon. (See note in SG) - Est £45

Lot 1077 - 1915 - POSTAGE DUE: 4c brown 'Postage Due' issue, a fine block of four each stamp opt 'SPECIMEN' in red and with small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (SG D171) - Est £20

Lot 1078 - 1917 - REVENUES: 1c green, 2½c blue and 10c purple 'Perfumes - Ley 63 de 1917' REVENUE issue set of three IMPERF PLATE PROOFS on thick card. Very attractive. - Est £30

Lot 1079 - 1924 - RATE: Circa 1924 unsealed cover franked with single 1924 1c green 'Arms' issue (SG 199) tied by ADMON SUB DE CORREOS BAJO-BOQUETE cds. Addressed to GERMANY. A nice rate from a smaller village. - Est £16

Lot 1080 - 1930 - FIRST FLIGHT: 1c green PSE used with added 2 x 1930 5c on 10c orange AIR opt issue (SG 238) tied by PANAMA cds's dated MAR 10 1930. Flown on the PANAMA CITY - SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA flight with boxed 'AGENCIA POSTAL DE PANAMA PRIMER VUELO PANAMA - COSTA RICA' cachet in pink on front with SAN JOSE arrival cds. (Muller #38) - Est £20

Lot 1081 - 1938 - 'Central American & Caribbean Games' issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 334/8) - Est £10

Lot 1082 - 1952 - 'Surcharge' issue the set of three fine mint. (SG 524/6, Cat £31+) - Est £16

Lot 1083 - 1866-1933 - Collection on ideal pages from early issues with Maps & opts through to mid period including airs and opts & surcharges etc. Mixed condition mint & used. Needs sorting. (110) - Est £95

Panama - Canal Zone

Lot 1084 - 1904 - 8c grey violet USA issue with 'CANAL ZONE PANAMA' opt in black, a fine mint copy. Couple of perfs are slightly thinned at top. (SG 7, Cat £180) - Est £60

Lot 1085 - 1906 - 2c black & scarlet 'Hamilton' issue with 'CANAL ZONE' opt reading up, a fine mint copy. (SG 25, Cat £36) - Est £18

Lot 1086 - 1907 - Cover franked with 1906 1c black & green and pair 2c black & carmine 'Hamilton' issue with 'CANAL ZONE' opts (SG 26 & 27a) tied by CRISTOBAL duplex cancels dated NOV 13 1907. Addressed to FRANCE. An uncommon issue on cover. - Est £30

Lot 1087 - 1909 - BOOKLET STAMPS: 1c black & green with 'CANAL ZONE' opt Type 5 and 1921 1c green 'Independence Centenary' issue booklet stamps both imperf at left fine used. (SG 50a & 64a) - Est £15

Lot 1088 - 1915 - 2c brown 'Postage Due' issue with 'CANAL ZONE' opt in blue, a good mint copy, a few perfs are lightly toned and stamp has a slight gum stain but very scarce. (SG D60, Cat £275) - Est £55

Lot 1089 - 1915 - 1c on 2c brown 'Postage Due' OPT issue fine cds used and 2c on 2c brown and 10c on 10c brown both fine marginal mint copies. (SG D62/4, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 1090 - 1917 - 1b black & indigo violet 'Ship' issue of Panama with 'CANAL ZONE' opt. The top value fine lightly used. (SG 63, Cat £70) - Est £35

Lot 1091 - 1921 - 1c green, 2c carmine, 10c violet and 15c pale blue 'Independence Centenary' issue with 'CANAL ZONE' opt, all four fine mint. (SG 64/5 & 67/8, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 1092 - 1924 - 50c lilac USA issue with 'CANAL ZONE' opt (Flat tops to A's), a fine mint copy. (SG 84, Cat £90) - Est £45

Lot 1093 - 1931 - PERFIN: $1 black AIR issue, a used copy with 'P.S.N.' PERFIN. Small thin on reverse. (SG 134) - Est £10

Papua New Guinea

Lot 1094 - 1907 - 2/6 black & brown with large 'Papua', perf 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 83, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 1095 - 1910 - 2/6 black & brown 'Lakatoi' issue, type C, perf 12½, a fine mint copy. (SG 83, Cat £75) - Est £30

Lot 1096 - 1931 - NEW GUINEA: 2/- brown lake 'Native Village' issue with 'O.S.' official opt, the top value fine mint. (SG O30, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 1097 - 1931 - NEW GUINEA: Nice lot of mint 'Bird of Paradise' issue with 'O.S.' official opts with 1931 dated issue 1d, 1½d & 2d and 1932 undated issue 1d to 3½d all fine mint. (SG O31/3 & O42/7, Cat £125+) - Est £60

Lot 1098 - 1932 - NEW GUINEA: 1½d vermilion, 2d claret, 3d blue, 4d olive green, 5d deep blue green and 6d bistre brown 'Bird of Paradise' OFFICIAL issue with 'O S' opt, all fine mint bottom marginal copies. (SG O32/O37, Cat £64+) - Est £32

Lot 1099 - 1932 - 'Pictorial' definitive issue, set to 2/6 all good to fine mint. (SG 130/42, Cat £137) - Est £60

Lot 1100 - 1932 - NEW GUINEA: 2/- dull lake 'Bird of Paradise' issue with 'AIR MAIL' opt, a fine cds used copy. (SG 200, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1101 - 1932 - NEW GUINEA: 5/- olive brown 'Bird of Paradise' issue with 'AIR MAIL' opt, a fine cds used copy. (SG 201, Cat £60) - Est £30

Lot 1102 - 1938 - GVI 'Airmail' issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 158/62, Cat £35) - Est £16

Lot 1103 - 1939 - GVI 'Airmail' issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 163/8, Cat £55) - Est £26

Lot 1104 - 1939 - NEW GUINEA: ½d, 1d, 1½d, 2d, 4d & 5d 'AIRMAIL POSTAGE' issue all fine mint. (SG 212/5 & 217/8, Cat £49+) - Est £20

Paraguay

Lot 1105 - 1879 - 10c bluish green 'Lion' issue REPRINT imperf, a superb unused block of thirty comprising three full rows of the sheet with margins at each side. A nice multiple. (As SG 17) - Est £15

Lot 1106 - 1898 - Cover franked with 1892 20c vermilion (SG 48, small fault at top of stamp) tied by undated CORREOS PARAGUAY circular cancel with good strike of straight line COLONIA NUEVA GERMANIA cancel of the German Colony in Paraguay alongside. Addressed to GERMANY with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Scarce. - Est £75

Lot 1107 - 1904 - 1p black & lake UNISSUED 'Official' NATIONAL PALACE type, a fine mint copy. (SG O131) - Est £45

Lot 1108 - 1908 - 5c on 28c orange a fine mint side marginal block of eight. (SG 172) - Est £15

Lot 1109 - 1910 - 1c bistre brown, 5c pale lilac, 10c green, 20c red, 50c carmine and 75c deep blue 'Numeral' issue, the original printing all in fine unused IMPERF PAIRS. (SG 207/8, 211 & 214/6) - Est £35

Lot 1110 - 1919 - 5c blue green with 'OFICIAL' opt in blue, a fine mint copy. (SG 209, Unlisted) - Est £10

Lot 1111 - 1922 - REVOLUTION: 50c carmine, 1p dark blue and 3p green 'Lion' issue produced in October 1922 by the Revolutionary Government in Encarnacion inscribed 'EJERCITO CONSTITUCIONAL 1922. The set of three fine mint. Very scarce. (Kneitschel #2/4) - Est £95

Lot 1112 - 1929 - FIRST FLIGHT: Registered cover franked with 1927 2.50p bistre and 1929 2.85p on 5c dull purple AIR surcharge issue (SG 308 & 345) tied by SCIO AEREO-POSTAL PARAGUAY cds dated 1 ENE 1929. Flown on the CGA ASUNCION - BUENOS AIRES flight by Vachet with REG label and BUENOS AIRES arrival cds's dated 2 ENERO 1929 on reverse. (Muller #3 rated 3000pts) - Est £95

Lot 1113 - 1930 - UNISSUED: 1p 50c + 50c red on yellow 'Agricultural College Fund' UNISSUED type a fine mint copy. (As SG 390 see note) - Est £10

Lot 1114 - 1931 - 'Zeppelin' OPT issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 429/30) - Est £20

Lot 1115 - 1931 - 'Zeppelin' OPT issue, the pair in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 429/30, Cat £136) - Est £75

Lot 1116 - 1933 - 'Zeppelin' issue, the set of five good to fine mint. (SG 451/5) - Est £20

Lot 1117 - 1933 - CHACO WAR: Paraguayan Foreign Legion PROPAGANDA labels the set of four different designs 'White Lion & Flag', 'Farmer & Soldier', 'Map' and 'Black Lion & Flag' all fine unused with text in English language. Uncommon. (4) - Est £40

Lot 1118 - 1935 - 45p deep ultramarine 'Zeppelin' issue with '1935' opt in black, the top value fine mint. (SG 478) - Est £10

Lot 1119 - 1935 - 'Tobacco Plant' TRIANGULAR issue, the set of four fine mint or unused. (SG 479/82, Cat £50) - Est £30

Lot 1120 - 1939 - 28p black & carmine '50th Anniversary of Asuncion University' issue, a mint block of four, couple of light tones. (SG 511, Cat £40) - Est £12

Lot 1121 - 1939 - 500p black 'Chaco Boundary Peace Conference' second issue fine mint. (SG 528) - Est £15

Lot 1122 - 1940 - 20p, 50p & 100p 'Chaco Boundary Peace Conference' issue, 1942 20p and 70p 'Fourth Centenary of City of Asuncion' issue and 1947 10g '50th Anniversary of Foundation of Archbishopric of Paraguay' issue all mint. (SG 541/3, 575/6 & 673, Cat £15+) - Est £10

Lot 1123 - 1942 - 'Fourth Centenary of the City of Asuncion' (3rd issue) the set of six fine mint. (SG 572/7) - Est £10

Lot 1124 - 1945 - 1c grey green 'Goodwill Visit' issue BISECTED (used as a 1c value) and tied on piece by violet CORONEL BOGADO cds. (SG 609) - Est £10

Lot 1125 - 1965 - Circa 1965 printed HAM Radio card with 'Colonia Fernheim Chaco' at top used with the radio signal recorded in manuscript. Unaddressed (most probably enclosed in an envelope) without postal markings. - Est £10

Lot 1126 - 1966 - Black Undenominated reversed IMPERF PROOF for the '350th Anniversary of Founding of San Ignacio Guazu Monastery' issue with separate reversed IMPERF PROOF of the Value tablets. Unusual. (As SG 1074) - Est £16

Peru

Lot 1127 - 1820 - PRESTAMP: Circa 1820 cover with good strike of large oval TESORA PRAL DEL DEPARTO DE LA LIBERTAD 'Peruvian Arms' official cachet in black on front and rated '3' and '18' in manuscript. Addressed to 'Sr D. Juan Mig Galvez Recep de Papl Sellado de Cajamarca' and signed on arrival on reverse as a receipt. Slight ink burn at top right. - Est £45

Lot 1128 - 1833 - PRESTAMP: Complete folded letter from CUZCO to AREQUIPA with fair strike of straight line CUZCO marking in red, rated '3' in manuscript. - Est £25

Lot 1129 - 1858 - 1d blue 'First Issue' with wavy lines, a fine lightly used copy with good to large margins. (SG 3a, Cat £48) - Est £25

Lot 1130 - 1860 - 1p brick red 'Zigzag' background issue, a fine used copy with four good to tight margins as usual for this printing. (SG 9, Cat £43) - Est £20

Lot 1131 - 1860 - Complete folded letter franked with tight margined 1860 1d deep blue 'Zig Zag' background issue (SG 8a) tied by light strike of dotted 'CALLAO' cancel and CALLAO cds dated APR 14 1860 both in black. Addressed to LIMA. - Est £80

Lot 1132 - 1862 - Complete folded letter with 'IQUIQUE' company handstamp on front franked with tight margined 1860 1p rose 'Zig Zag' background issue (SG 9) tied by a heavy strike of YQUIQUE dotted cancel in blue. Addressed to LIMA with manuscript 'Por Vapor' at top sent via the costal route by ship. Very attractive. - Est £150

Lot 1133 - 1879 - BRITISH POST OFFICES: Cover franked with 1874 10c green (SG 27) tied by LIMA PRINCIPAL cds dated 8 JAN 1879. Routed via the British P.O. with fine strike of small CALLAO British P.O. cds on reverse also dated JAN 8 1879. Addressed to FRANCE  with 'T 1-10' tax mark and '16' decimes French rate marking on front and transit & arrival marks on reverse. A nice late British P.O. cover. Cover has a couple of creases and is repaired at top but looks good. - Est £75

Lot 1134 - 1881 - 50c green with 'PLATA LIMA' oval opt in red, a superb used copy with LIMA cds dated 28 MAR 1881. A superb copy of a rare stamp. (SG 45, Cat £425) - Est £300

Lot 1135 - 1881 - PACIFIC WAR: 20c carmine with 'Chilean Arms' overprint in blue, an unused copy. Scarce stamp. (SG 62, Cat £70) - Est £30

Lot 1136 - 1883 - CIVIL WAR: 1c bistre brown 'Postage Due' issue with circular 'LIMA CORREOS' opt in red plus TRIANGLE OPT type 2, a mint copy with some paper adherence on reverse. (SG D274, Cat £44) - Est £25

Lot 1137 - 1883 - CIVIL WAR: 1c bistre brown 'Postage Due' issue with circular LIMA CORREOS overprint in red additionally overprinted with TRIANGLE (Type 3), prepared for use but unissued. Fine unused. (SG Unlisted) - Est £25

Lot 1138 - 1890 - 'Official' issue with boxed 'GOBIERNO' handstamps, the set of seven fine lightly used. Very difficult to assemble. (SG O287/93) - Est £20

Lot 1139 - 1892 - Cover franked 1890 5c orange (4 copies) and 2c green all with boxed GOBIERNO 'Official' overprint in red (SG O288/9) tied by LIMA oval cancels. Addressed to France with LIGNE D PAQ FR No.3 octagonal cancel in blue and London transit & French arrival marks.  Then re directed to VENEZUELA with CARACAS arrival cds. A couple of the stamps have small faults but an exceptionally rare and unusual cover. - Est £150

Lot 1140 - 1895 - TUMBES REVOLUTION 'Provisional' issue, the complete set of five fine mint or unused. Very fine, no faults. Scarce & underrated issue. (SG 319/323) - Est £60

Lot 1141 - 1895 - 1c vermilion and 2c blue 'Official' issue with boxed 'GOBIERNO' handstamps, both fine used. Uncommon & underrated. (SG O324/5) - Est £20

Lot 1142 - 1895 - 'Installation of President Pierola' issue the set of seven fine cds used. (SG 328/334, Cat £44) - Est £25

Lot 1143 - 1895 - Cover franked with 1894 1c green and 10c green 'Bermudez Head' opt issue (SG 295 & 299, the 1c has some gum staining around perfs) tied by LIMA cds. Addressed to USA with transit & arrival marks on reverse. - Est £40

Lot 1144 - 1895 - Cover franked with 1886 1c slate violet and 1894 10c green with 'Bermudez Head' opt (SG 278 & 299) tied by LIMA cds. Addressed to GERMANY with transit & arrival cds's on reverse. - Est £50

Lot 1145 - 1896 - 'Portrait' issue, the set of thirteen fine mint except the 2s which is unused. (SG 335/47) - Est £25

Lot 1146 - 1896 - 1s sepia 'Arms' issue with 'DEFICIT' opt in black, a fine unused block of twenty without gum. A scarce multiple. (SG D353) - Est £40

Lot 1147 - 1899 - 2c red postal stationery viewcard (H&G 38 with small date) with view of 'Puente de Piedra - Lima' fine unused. Card has a couple of light tone spots. Uncommon. - Est £25

Lot 1148 - 1900 - 1c light blue & black 'Embossed' New Year greetings card (H&G 45) used locally with address and message but without postal markings. An uncommon card. - Est £25

Lot 1149 - 1904 - B&W PPC of Paris franked with 1896 1c green & 2c red 'Portrait' issue (SG 336 & 338) tied by two strikes of undated oval RECEPTORIA DE CORREOS CHORRILLOS PERU cancel in blue. Addressed to BOLIVIA with LA PAZ arrival cds on front. - Est £45

Lot 1150 - 1907 - 1c on 12c black & blue with OPT INVERTED used and 2c on 12c black & blue with OPT DOUBLE mint. (SG 362a & 363b) - Est £10

Lot 1151 - 1907 - 'Pictorial' DEFINITIVE issue, the set of nine each stamp with 'SPECIMEN' opt in red and small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. A lovely set. (SG 364/72, Cat £450 as mint) - Est £150

Lot 1152 - 1907 - 50c black, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 370, Cat £39) - Est £20

Lot 1153 - 1907 - 1s green & violet, a fine mint copy. Scarce. (SG 371, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 1154 - 1907 - 2s black & blue, a fine mint copy. (SG 372, Cat £200) - Est £100

Lot 1155 - 1909 - 1s blue black & lake, top value, a fine mint copy. (SG 381) - Est £10

Lot 1156 - 1915 - 'Surcharge' issue range of INVERTED OPTS with 1c on 1c black & green (2, mint & unused), 1c on 2c purple & red mint, 1c on 10c black unused, 1c on 4c olive green unused, 1c on 10c black & brown unused, 2c on 12c black & blue two copies mint & used, 2c on 20c black & green used and 2c on 50c black mint. A lovely group. (SG 384a, 385a, 386a, 387a, 388a, 390a, 391a & 392a) - Est £75

Lot 1157 - 1915 - 2c on 10c black & brown 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 389, Cat £130) - Est £75

Lot 1158 - 1915 - 2c on 10c black & brown 'Surcharge' issue, a mint copy with variety OPT INVERTED. Stamp has a few lightly toned perfs. (SG 389a, Cat £170) - Est £95

Lot 1159 - 1916 - 'Surcharge' on 'Portrait' issues range with the basic set of five mint or used, 1c on 12c greenish blue, 1c on 20c red brown, 1c on 50c yellow and 2c on 4c red all with OPT INVERTED plus 1c on 12c greenish blue (2), 1c on 20c red brown, 1c on 50c yellow and 2c on 4c red all with OPT DOUBLE and the 10c on 1s blue black & lake with 'VALF' error. Mixed mint & used. A super lot. (SG 393/7a & unlisted) - Est £100

Lot 1160 - 1916 - 'Surcharge' on 'Postage Due' and 'Official' issues range with the basic sets mint or used, 1c vermilion, 2c on 50c olive green and 10c bistre brown 'Official' issue with OPT DOUBLE plus the 10c with OPT INVERTED and 2c on 1c brown, 2c on 5c brown and 2c on 50c brown 'Postage Due' issue with OPT INVERTED plus 2c on 10c and 2c on 50c with OPT DOUBLE. (SG 398/404 & unlisted) - Est £80

Lot 1161 - 1917 - 1c on 4c vermilion the basic stamp mint & used plus OPT INVERTED and OPT DOUBLE mint. The varieties have some light toning. (SG 405, 405a & 405b) - Est £10

Lot 1162 - 1918 - 'Portraits' issue, the set of eleven fine mint except the 12c which is used. (SG 406/16, Cat £65) - Est £35

Lot 1163 - 1921 - 'Centenary of Independence' issue, the set of ten fine mint. (SG 419/428) - Est £25

Lot 1164 - 1921 - 5c grey brown, 10c bright blue and 12c black & sepia 'Centenary of Independence' issue all opt 'SPECIMEN' in red and with small hole punch. Ex ABNCo. Archive. (SG 422 & 424/5) - Est £12

Lot 1165 - 1923 - 5c on 8c black & lake brown and 4c on 5c black & ultramarine, both fine mint copies with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 429a & 430a) - Est £12

Lot 1166 - 1925 - 2c on 20c deep blue, a fine unused copy with variety OPT INVERTED. (SG 449a) - Est £45

Lot 1167 - 1925 - 10c vermilion 'Portrait' issue with variety 'PLEBISCITO' OPT INVERTED. A fine unused copy. (SG 450a) - Est £16

Lot 1168 - 1925 - 10c brown and 50c green 'Tacna - Aric Plebiscite' issue, both top values fine cds used. (SG 455/6, Cat £40) - Est £25

Lot 1169 - 1925 - 10c brown and 50c green 'Tacna - Aric Plebiscite' issue, both top values fine mint. (SG 455/6, Cat £40+) - Est £25

Lot 1170 - 1927 - 50c purple 'Servicio Aereo' overprint issue a fine used copy. (SG 463) - Est £20

Lot 1171 - 1930 - 15c on 10c vermilion 'ABNCo.' issue two mint copies with OPT INVERTED (small faults) and OPT DOUBLE fine. (SG 476a & 476b) - Est £20

Lot 1172 - 1930 - 10c vermilion 'Harrison' issue with variety 'Shield' OPT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 479a) - Est £12

Lot 1173 - 1931 - 'First Peruvian Philatelic Exhibition' issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 493/99) - Est £10

Lot 1174 - 1931 - AIRMAIL: Cover with manuscript 'U.S. Naval Mission to Peru' return address on flap franked with pair 1930 1s deep brown and 1930 10c vermilion 'Arms' opt issue (SG 489 & 479) tied by LIMA 3 cds's dated 19 JUN 1931 with straight line 'BUZON BOLIVAR' and two line 'CORREO AEREO P.A.G.A.I.' markings in purple on front. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 1175 - 1932 - 2c purple brown and 10c purple brown 'Harrison' POSTAGE DUE issue and 1933 10c plum 'Harrison' OFFICIAL issue, the 'Photogravure' printings all in fine marginal blocks of four, each stamp with 'CANCELLED' overprint in black, applied to demonetise the stamps. (SG D512/D513 & O527) - Est £25

Lot 1176 - 1935 - 'Tercentenary of the Founding of Ica' issue the set of seven fine mint. (SG 544/550, Cat £45) - Est £25

Lot 1177 - 1935 - '400th Anniversary of Lima' POSTAGE issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 551/8, Cat £26) - Est £15

Lot 1178 - 1935 - 4c '400th Anniversary of Lima' issue, a fine 'Waterlow' COLOUR TRIAL PROOF in red with 'WATERLOW & SONS LTD SPECIMEN' opt in black and small hole punch. (As SG 552) - Est £10

Lot 1179 - 1935 - 5s purple lake and 10s deep blue '400th Anniversary of Lima' issue, the top two values fine mint. (SG 564/5, Cat £55) - Est £30

Lot 1180 - 1936 - 5s carmine & 10s brown & vermilion 'Centenary of Callao' issue, the top two values fine cds used. (SG 576/7, Cat £74) - Est £40

Lot 1181 - 1936 - First 'Pictorial' issue the set of ten fine cds used plus the 1937 colour change Postage and Air sets of eight and eleven fine cds used. (SG 586/95 & 616/34, Cat £48+) - Est £25

Lot 1182 - 1936 - 10s brown & violet 'Waterlow' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 595, Cat £37) - Est £18

Lot 1183 - 1936 - 'Santa Rosa' AIR issue, the set of thirteen fine used except the 70c which is mint. (SG 596/608, Cat £130) - Est £75

Lot 1184 - 1936 - 5s green 'Waterlow' AIR issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 607, Cat £17) - Est £10

Lot 1185 - 1938 - 'Waterlow' POSTAGE issue, the set of ten fine mint. (SG 640/9, Cat £45) - Est £25

Lot 1186 - 1938 - 5s brown & violet and 10s blue & black 'Waterlow' POSTAGE issue, the top two values fine mint. The 5s has a couple of light tones. (SG 648/9, Cat £41) - Est £20

Lot 1187 - 1938 - 'Waterlow' AIR issue, the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 650/62, Cat £95) - Est £55

Lot 1188 - 1938 - 10s indigo & olive green 'Waterlow' issue, the top value fine lightly used. (SG 662, Cat £38) - Est £20

Lot 1189 - 1939 - CINDERELLA: Registered airmail cover franked with 1937 1s bright blue and 1s 50c orange and 1938 25c blue green (SG 622, 633 & 653) tied by LIMA cds's with printed REG label alongside. Addressed to UK with lovely multicoloured 'Allis Chalmers' TRACTOR label also with a depiction of a Horse and Bull tied on reverse by various transit & arrival marks. - Est £30

Lot 1190 - 1948 - Olympic Games' issue miniature sheet of four fine mint. Light horizontal crease but uncommon. (SG MS717a, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1191 - 1960 - REVENUE STAMPED PAPER: Circa 1960's period group of unused revenue stamped paper with 1s green six sheets in pairs and 2s grey also six sheets in pairs all numbered individually. Fine condition. (12 sheets) - Est £12

Lot 1192 - 1880-1980 - REVENUES: Interesting accumulation of issues on stocksheets with good range of 'Timbre Fiscal' types all sorted & identified by date & printer, various other issues with 'Timbre Fiscal' opts, 'Decreto Ley' opts for various different tax types plus a range of earlier issues inc a few OPTS and a few cinderella items. Mixed Condition mint & used. (few 100) - Est £55

Lot 1193 - 1940-1950 - REVENUES: Large quantity of complete REVENUE documents, mostly receipts with a variety of revenue stamps including some earlier 1890's period issues, many with interesting frankings and cancels etc. A great lot for further study. (18 documents) - Est £35

Lot 1194 - 1944-1949 - REVENUES: Interesting group of complete revenue documents all stampless with the duty paid by 'TIMBRE FISCAL' franking machines with company name in the cancel inc 'W.R Grace & Co.', 'Nicolini Hnos' & 'A.Y.F Wiese', the value of duty varies for each document. Very unusual, not seen by us before. (9 documents) - Est £25

Rhodesia

Lot 1195 - 1898 - 5/- brown orange 'Arms' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 87, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1196 - 1898 - 7/6 black 'Arms' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 88, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1197 - 1905 - 1d red and 2½d pale blue 'Victoria Falls' issue, both fine mint. (SG 94/5, Cat £28) - Est £12

 

Lot 1198 - 1935-1951 - Southern Rhodesia 1938 ½d green GVI PSC unused, 1935 pair 1931 4d black & vermilion on cover from BULAWAYO to South Africa plus two Northern Rhodesia covers to South Africa with 1950 cover with 1938 1½d yellow brown tied by KITWE cds and the other 1951 cover with 2d carmine red tied by indistinct cds. (4 items) - Est £16

Lot 1199 - 1925 - NORTHERN RHODESIA: 3/- violet & blue GV issue, a fine mint copy, centred to right. (SG 13, Cat £50) - Est £22

Lot 1200 - 1954 - RHODESIA & NYASALAND: 5/- violet & olive green QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 13, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 1201 - 1959 - RHODESIA & NYASALAND: 5/- deep chocolate & yellow green and 10/- olive brown & rose red 'QE2' issue both fine mint. (SG 29/30, Cat £44) - Est £20

Lot 1202 - 1924 - SOUTHERN RHODESIA: ½d blue green, 1½d bistre brown, 2d black & purple grey, 3d blue, 4d black & orange red, 6d black & mauve and 1/- black & light blue 'Admiral' issue, all mint. (SG 1, 3/7 & 10, Cat £47+) - Est £20

Lot 1203 - 1924 - SOUTHERN RHODESIA: 2/6 blue & sepia 'Admiral' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 13, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 1204 - 1937 - SOUTHERN RHODESIA: GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 40/52, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 1205 - 1937 - SOUTHERN RHODESIA: GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of thirteen fine cds used. (SG 40/52, Cat £25) - Est £12

Saint Helena

Lot 1206 - 1884 - ½d emerald, ½d green (2), 1d red, 1d pale red and 2d yellow QV issue all mint with gum. (SG 34, 36, 37, 38 & 39, Cat £38+) - Est £16

Lot 1207 - 1884 - 4d sepia QV issue with words 17mm long, a fine mint copy. (SG 43c, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 1208 - 1884 - 6d grey QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 44, Cat £48) - Est £22

Lot 1209 - 1890 - 10d brown QV issue, a fine lightly used copy with postal cancel. (SG 52, Cat £70) - Est £32

Lot 1210 - 1917 - Sepia PPC 'Napoleon's Tomb, St Helena' franked on message side with 1912 2½d black & bright blue GV issue (SG 76) tied by light strike of ST HELENA cds dated 1917. Addressed to FRANCE. - Est £25

Lot 1211 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 131/140, Cat £140) - Est £65

Lot 1212 - 1938 - 2/6 maroon GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 138, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 1213 - 1938 - 10/- purple GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 140, Cat £20) - Est £10

Saint Kitts & Nevis

Lot 1214 - 1867 - NEVIS: 1d pale red and 1d deep red 'Engraved' issue, perf 15, both mint with O.G. (SG 9/10, Cat £130) - Est £45

Lot 1215 - 1871 - NEVIS: 1d pale rose red 'Litho' issue, perf 15, a good mint copy. (SG 15, Cat £32) - Est £15

Lot 1216 - 1871 - NEVIS: 1d vermilion red 'Litho' issue, perf 15, a fine mint side marginal pair, large hinge on reverse. (SG 17, Cat £84) - Est £40

Lot 1217 - 1879 - REVENUES: 1d red with 'Revenue' opt used with manuscript cancel, a second copy 'used' with a forged 'A09' barred numeral cancel and 1883 6d green QV issue with 'REVENUE' opt mint. (Barefoot #12 & 21) - Est £16

Lot 1218 - 1882 - ST CHRISTOPHER: 2½d pale red brown QV issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a superb lightly used copy, slight thin at top on reverse but otherwise very attractive. (SG 14, Cat £60) - Est £16

Lot 1219 - 1882 - NEVIS: ½d dull green, 1d carmine and 2½d ultramarine QV issue, all fine mint copies. (SG 25, 27a & 29 Cat £58) - Est £22

Lot 1220 - 1882 - NEVIS: ½d dull green (mint & unused), 1d mauve (mint, small thin), 1d dull rose, 1d carmine, 2½d ultramarine (unused), 4d grey (2 mint & 1 used) and 6d chestnut QV issue, wmk Crown CA, all good to fine copies. (SG 25/27, 27a, 29, 31 & 33, Cat £298) - Est £75

Lot 1221 - 1882 - NEVIS: 1d dull rose QV issue, a fine used copy. (SG 27, Cat £35) - Est £12

Lot 1222 - 1882 - NEVIS: 1d dull rose QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 27, Cat £42) - Est £16

Lot 1223 - 1903 - Small range with ½d dull purple & deep green, 1d grey black & carmine, 3d deep green & orange and 6d grey black & bright purple all wmk 'Crown CA' and 1905 ½d grey green, 1d scarlet, 2d dull purple & brown, 2½d bright blue and 3d deep green & orange all wmk 'Multi Crown CA' good to fine mint. (SG 1/2, 5/6, 12, 14a, 15, 17 & 18a, Cat £56+) - Est £25

Lot 1224 - 1921 - 1d rose carmine on piece and 2½d ultramarine GV issue both used with good strikes of ANGUILLA VALLEY cds dated 7 JAN 1935. (SG 38 & 44) - Est £10

Lot 1225 - 1923 - Registered cover franked with 1921 1/- black on green GV issue (SG 46b) tied by ST KITTS cds dated OCT 24 1923 with oval 'R' registration mark alongside. Addressed to USA with arrival marks on reverse. Backflap missing. - Est £40

Lot 1226 - 1935 - NEVIS: Small range of GV and GVI issues all used with NEVIS cancels inc 1935 1d Jubilee and various 1938 GVI defins inc some on piece plus 1d with part CHARLESTOWN NEVIS cds. (7 items) - Est £10

Lot 1227 - 1935 - ANGUILLA: Small range of GV and GVI issues all used with ANGUILLA VALLEY cds's inc 1921 1½d brown pair, 1935 1d Jubilee, 1937 1½d coronation and various GVI defins inc 1½d on piece. (6 items) - Est £16

Lot 1228 - 1938 - 1½d orange, 2d scarlet & grey perf 13 x 12, 2½d ultramarine, 6d green & bright purple perf 13 x 12, 1/- black & green perf 13 x 12 and 5/- bluish green & scarlet perf 14 GVI issue all fine mint. (SG 70/2, 74/5 & 77b, Cat £95+) - Est £40

Lot 1229 - 1938 - 3d dull reddish purple & scarlet GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper, perf 13x12, a fine mint copy. (SG 73a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 1230 - 1938 - 3d dull reddish purple & scarlet GVI issue perf 13 x 12, both types on ordinary and chalk surfaced paper fine mint. (SG 73 & 73a, Cat £70) - Est £32

Lot 1231 - 1938 - 2/6 black & scarlet GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper, perf 14, a fine mint copy. (SG 76a, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1232 - 1967 - ANGUILLA: 1c and 15c 'Independent Anguilla' overprint issue, both values good used. (SG 2 & 9, Cat £32+) - Est £15

 

Lot 1233 - 1969 - ANGUILLA - BRITISH INVASION: Printed 'Forces Air Letter' with typed 'Sgt T. Compson, ANGUILLA B.F.P.O.' return address on reverse franked with Great Britain 1969 4d 'Concord' issue (SG 784) tied by fine strike of FIELD POST OFFICE 1046 cds dated 4 MAY 1969 located on Anguilla after the invasion of 19th March. Addressed to UK. No message inside. - Est £25

Lot 1234 - 1890-1961 - POSTMARKS: Nice lot with couple of barred 'A09' cancels inc one on Leewards QV ½d, ST KITTS SANDY POINT cds's on GVI issues (1945 & 1947 dates), ST KITTS OLD ROAD cds's on GV and GVI issues (1937 & 1938 dates), CHARLESTOWN NEVIS cds on GVI and QE2 issues (1956 & 1961 dates) and 1956 DIEPPE BAY on QE2 4c. All good to fine strikes. (9 stamps) - Est £35

Lot 1235 - 1903-1921 - USED IN NEVIS: Nice range of issues all used with either A09 barred cancels or NEVIS cds's inc 1903 ½d, 2½d & 3d, 1905 1d black & red, 1d red, 2d, 2½d black & blue & 2½d blue, 1920 1½d and 1921 ½dm 1d red, 1d violet, 1½d red brown and 2d. (14 stamps, SG 1, 4/5, 13/17, 26 & 37/41, Cat £56+) - Est £25

Saint Lucia

Lot 1236 - 1872 - LOCAL ISSUE: 3d pink 'St. Lucia Steam Conveyance Company' STEAMSHIP local issue, a fine mint block of four. - Est £10

Lot 1237 - 1883 - 2½d blue & 4d brown (2) QV issue Die 1 plus 1886 6d dull mauve & blue Die 1 and 1891 2½d ultramarine Die 2 all superb cds used. (SG 33/4, 41 & 46, Cat £28+) - Est £12

Lot 1238 - 1891 - ½d on 3d dull mauve & green QV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 53, Cat £70) - Est £32

Lot 1239 - 1896 - Registered cover franked with 1891 1d dull mauve and 4d brown QV issue (SG 44 & 48) tied by ST. LUCIA cds's dated MAR 20 1896 with oval 'R' reg marking alongside. Addressed to USA with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Address panel partly erased but otherwise a nice cover. - Est £45

Lot 1240 - 1904 - 2d black on yellow TYPESET Postage Due' issue. A fine unused example. (SG D2, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 1241 - 1904 - ½d green EVII issue used with good strike of ST. LUCIA 'M' cds of MICOUD dated NOV 6 1908 plus a 4d QV issue with ST. LUCIA 'S' cds of SOUFRIERE dated 1890. (SG 34 & 65) - Est £12

Lot 1242 - 1904 - 6d dull purple & violet on chalk surfaced paper EVII issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 72b, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 1243 - 1912 - 1/- orange brown GV issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 86, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 1244 - 1912 - 2d blue GV postal stationery registered envelope (H&G C3) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 1245 - 1921 - ½d green, 1d rose carmine, 1d deep brown, 1½d dull carmine, 2d slate, 2½d bright blue, 2½d dull blue, 3d dull blue, 3d purple on pale yellow, 3d deep purple on pale yellow, 4d black & red on yellow, 6d grey purple & purple, 1/- orange brown & 2/6 black & red on blue GV issue all fine mint. (SG 91/6, 98, 99a, 100, 100a & 101/4, Cat £123+) - Est £55

Lot 1246 - 1921 - 1d rose carmine GV Issue, wmk 'Multi Script CA' , a fine cds used copy. (SG 92, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 1247 - 1933 - 'Postage Due' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG D3/6, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1248 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of seventeen fine mint. (SG 128/41, Cat £80) - Est £35

 

Lot 1249 - 1938 - ½d green, 1d scarlet, 1½d scarlet, 2d grey, 2½d ultramarine and 3d orange GVI issue perf 14½x14 all in fine mint blocks of four inc the 2d with '9060' sheet number handstamp and 3d with large part 'Waterlow' imprint in margin, also ½d green and 1d violet perf 12½ in blocks of four. (SG 128, 128a, 129a, 129b, 130, 131, 132 & 133, Cat £111+) - Est £45

Lot 1250 - 1938 - GVI issue multiples inc 1d scarlet perf 14½x14 corner block of sixteen and marginal block of sixteen, 2d grey perf 12½ marginal block of twelve, 2½d ultramarine perf 12½ marginal block of six and 3d orange perf 14½x14 block of six all fine mint. (SG 129c, 131a, 132a & 133, Cat £37+) - Est £18

Lot 1251 - 1938 - £1 sepia GVI issue, the top value fine cds used. (SG 141) - Est £10

Lot 1252 - 1948 - GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 144/5) - Est £10

Lot 1253 - 1953 - Mint range with 1937 Coronation, 1946 Victory, 1949 UPU, 1951 Reconstruction opt, 1951 New Constitution set, 1954 Coronation, & 1953 QE2 'Definitive' issue set of thirteen all fine mint. (SG 142/4, 160/3, 164 & 166/84, Cat £21+) - Est £10

Saint Vincent

Lot 1254 - 1861 - 1d rose red QV issue, no wmk, rough perf 14-16, a good used pair with 'A10' barred cancels. (SG 1, Cat £28) - Est £15

Lot 1255 - 1862 - 1d rose red QV issue, no wmk, perf 11-12½, a mint copy. (SG 5, Cat £42) - Est £18

Lot 1256 - 1872 - 1/- rose red QV issue, wmk 'Small Star' sideways, perf 11-12½, a fine lightly used copy. (SG 17, Cat £140) - Est £60

Lot 1257 - 1875 - 6d pale green QV issue, wmk 'Small Star' sideways, perf 11-12½ x 15, a good used copy with red cancel. (SG 23, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 1258 - 1875 - 1/- vermilion QV issue, wmk 'Small Star' sideways, perf 11-12½ x 15, a good used copy. (SG 24, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 1259 - 1875 - 4d deep blue QV issue watermarked with a small double lined 'P' assumed to be from the edge of the sheet, perf 11 - 12½ used with black 'Accountancy Mark' cancel, rough perfs as usual. (SG 25, Cat £90) - Est £35

Lot 1260 - 1875 - 4d deep blue QV issue, wmk 'Small Star' sideways, perf 11-12½, a good used copy. (SG 25, Cat £90) - Est £35

Lot 1261 - 1880 - 1d olive green QV issue, a very fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 29, Cat £180) - Est £80

Lot 1262 - 1885 - 1d on 2½d on 1d lake QV 'Surcharge' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 46, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1263 - 1885 - 1d rose red QV issue used with fine strike of UNION cds. (SG 48) - Est £15

Lot 1264 - 1890 - Small used range of QV issues with 2½d on 1d grey blue/blue (6), 5d on 6d lake/deep lake (4) & 3d on 1d mauve. (SG 55, 55a, 60a, 60b & 63, Cat £43+) - Est £18

Lot 1265 - 1890 - Group of early postal stationery with QV & EVII cards, couple of split reply cards, 2d QV REG envelope and 1d red EVII card and ½d green QV wrapper both opt 'SPECIMEN' in black. Mixed condition. (9 items) - Est £25

Lot 1266 - 1897 - 2½d blue and 5d sepia QV issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 61/2, Cat £26) - Est £12

Lot 1267 - 1899 - ½d - 6d QV issue all fine mint. (SG 67/73, Cat £49+) - Est £24

Lot 1268 - 1907 - EVII definitive issue, the set of five fine mint. (SG 94/8, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1269 - 1913 - 2d ultramarine on cream and 1915 2d ultramarine on cream GV postal stationery registered envelopes (H&G C3/4) both with large 'SPECIMEN' opts in black. (2) - Est £20

Lot 1270 - 1915 - 1d on 1/- black on green GV 'Surcharge' issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 121, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1271 - 1921 - 2/- blue & purple and 5/- carmine & myrtle both fine mint. (SG 139/40, Cat £25+) - Est £12

Lot 1272 - 1937 - GVI 'Coronation' set of three (SG 146/8) on FDC with stamps cancelled by three fine strikes of EDINBORO cds with fourth fine strike alongside dated 12 MAY 1937. Addressed to USA. A scarcer origination for this FDC. - Est £15

Lot 1273 - 1938 - 5/- scarlet & deep green and £1 purple & black GVI issue, both fine mint copies. (SG 158 & 159, Cat £49) - Est £22

Lot 1274 - 1938 - 5/- scarlet & deep green GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 158, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1275 - 1948 - GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 162/3, Cat £28+) - Est £14

Lot 1276 - 1948 - £1 bright purple GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 163, Cat £28) - Est £14

Lot 1277 - 1949 - 48c blue & purple, 60c red brown & blue, $1.20 scarlet & deep green and $2.40 violet & brown GVI 'New Currency' issue all fine mint. (SG 173/6, Cat £28+) - Est £12

Lot 1278 - 1955 - AIRLETTERS: 12c black on light blue QE2 issue airletter two copies wmk letters H & P both fine unused plus a later 15c black on blue airletter of the same design but poorer quality unlisted in H&G. (H&G FG1 & FG1c and unlisted) - Est £30

Salvador

Lot 1279 - 1887 - 10c salmon on white 'PROVISIONAL' opt postal stationery envelope (H&G B2i) and 1888 5c ultramarine on LAID paper with 5c imprint on flap (H&G B4) both fine unused. - Est £20

Lot 1280 - 1891 - 10c green on salmon postal stationery envelope (H&G B17c) sent from LA LIBERTAD with firms cachet on front and cancelled by NEW YORK '12' in bars maritime cancel. Addressed to GERMANY with PANAMA TRANSIT cds NY FOREIGN TRANSIT cds and German arrival cds all on reverse. Small mark at top right but unusual use. - Est £35

Lot 1281 - 1895 - LOCAL POST: 1c olive brown postal stationery envelope (H&G B45) used with fine SAN SALVADOR cds, addressed to SAN JUAN (district in San Salvador). Scarce item correctly used. - Est £30

Lot 1282 - 1896 - POSTAGE DUES: Nice group of original printing red SEEBECK 'Postage Due' issue on thin paper with horizontal mesh and clear gum. All are IMPERF with singles, pairs, gutter pairs and a couple of blocks of four inc inter-panneau se-tenant pairs of 1c + 2c and 1c + 10c and a block of four with 2 x 3c and 2 x 5c with imprint in top margin, the block has a slight gum stain on the 3c values. (43 stamps, SG D150/6) - Est £40

Lot 1283 - 1898 - REVENUES: 25p blue on rose, 50p blue on yellow and 100p lilac on grey REVENUE issue high values, all in fine unused blocks of four. (Forbin #27/29) - Est £18

Lot 1284 - 1905 - Cover franked with IMPERF 1905 5c blue 'Ceres' issue with 'Shield' opt in black and '1905' opt in blue (SG 547) tied by unclear SANTA ANA cds in purple with 1900 1c black 'Timbre de Instruccion Primaria' SCHOOL TAX stamp with 'REVISADO' opt in blue applied on reverse and tied by dumb 'Cork' cancel in purple. Addressed to SAN SALVADOR with oval arrival mark also tying tax stamp on reverse. The '1905' provisional are very scarce used on cover. - Est £45

Lot 1285 - 1920 - 1c on 5c yellow 'Municipal Tax' REVENUE issue with '1919' opt and variety 'CORREOS UN CENTAVO' OVERPRINT DOUBLE. A fine mint copy. (SG 723 variety) - Est £15

Lot 1286 - 1938 - 'ABNCo.' DEFINITIVE issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 892/900) - Est £10

Lot 1287 - 1947 - 1c carmine 'Famous Salvadoreans' issue with 'OFICIAL' opt in black, a fine lightly used copy. (SG O959, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1288 - 1947 - 5c grey 'Famous Salvadoreans' issue with 'OFICIAL' opt in red, a fine lightly used copy. (SG O961, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1289 - 1947 - 20c green 'Famous Salvadoreans' issue with 'OFICIAL' opt in red, a fine lightly used copy. (SG O963, Cat £40) - Est £25

Lot 1290 - 1890-1995 - Range of mint postal stationery inc a few better item plus a few used with 1894 3c PSE used from LA LIBERTAD to SAN SALVADOR and 1905 2c red PSE front with added 2c and 1c on 2c from SONSONATE to TEPECOYA. Also 1946 'Centenary of S. Salvador' MS on FDC, 1946 First Flight to USA, 1948 Roosevelt AIR set & MS on two FDCs and group of mid to modern bank covers to Honduras or Nicaragua plus a 1995 cover mis-sent with 'Mal Encaminado El Salvador. C.A.' marking. (20 items) - Est £45

Seychelles

Lot 1291 - 1890 - 2c to 48c QV issue Die 1 all good to fine mint. (SG 1/7, Cat £147) - Est £65

Lot 1292 - 1890 - 8c brown purple & blue and 10c ultramarine & brown QV issue, Die 1 both fine mint. (SG 3/4, Cat £38) - Est £16

Lot 1293 - 1890 - Range of QV issues inc OPTS with 1890 10c ultramarine & brown Die 1 (2), 2c green & rosine pair, 4c carmine & green & 13c grey & black all Die 2, 1893 3c dull purple & orange, 12c sepia & green and 15c sage green & lilac and 1901 3c on 10c bright ultramarine & brown, 3c on 16c chestnut & ultramarine and 3c on 36c brown & carmine all good to fine mint. (SG 4, 9/10, 13, 22/24 & 37/39, Cat £82+) - Est £35

Lot 1294 - 1890 - 16c chestnut & blue (2 copies) and 48c ochre & green QV issue, Die 1 all fine used. (SG 6/7) - Est £10

Lot 1295 - 1890 - QV issue Die 2, the set of six fine mint. (SG 9/14, Cat £85) - Est £40

Lot 1296 - 1890 - 8c dark brown on buff QV postal stationery card (H&G 3) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 1297 - 1893 - 3c on 4c carmine & green, 12c on 16c chestnut & blue (Die 1), 15c on 16c chestnut & ultramarine (Die 2), 45c on 48c ochre & green and 90c on 96c mauve & carmine QV 'Surcharge' issue all fine mint. (SG 15/16 & 19/21, Cat £145+) - Est £65

Lot 1298 - 1896 - '18 CENTS' on 45c brown & carmine and '36 CENTS' on 45c brown & carmine QV 'Surcharge' issue both fine mint. (SG 26/7, Cat £24) - Est £10

Lot 1299 - 1897 - QV issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 28/36, Cat £300) - Est £150

Lot 1300 - 1903 - Range of EVII issues with 1903 2c, 6c, 12c & 15c and 1906 2c, 3c, 6c, 12c (2) and 15c all good to fine used. (SG 46, 48/50 & 60/4, Cat £24+) - Est £12

Lot 1301 - 1903 - 75c yellow & violet EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine cds used copy. (SG 54, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1302 - 1906 - 2r 25c purple & green EVII issue top value, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine cds used copy. Small thin on reverse. (SG 70, Cat £65) - Est £25

Lot 1303 - 1907 - Cover franked with 1906 6c carmine EVII issue (SG 62) tied by somewhat indistinct PRASLIN GRAND ANSE cds dated OCT 5 1907. Addressed to UK with arrival cds on reverse. - Est £15

Lot 1304 - 1912 - GV 'Definitive' issue, the set of eleven mint, gum a little patchy here & there. (SG 71/81, Cat £110) - Est £45

Lot 1305 - 1938 - 1r grey black GVI issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 146a, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 1306 - 1938 - 2r 25c olive and 5r red GVI issue on ordinary paper, the top two values fine mint. (SG 148a & 149a, Cat £73) - Est £35

Lot 1307 - 1949 - Commercial cover franked with 1949 18c bright reddish purple UPU issue (SG 154) tied by VICTORIA cds to MAURITIUS with arrival cds on reverse plus 1959 airmail cover with 1954 25c vermilion and 70c purple brown QE2 issue (SG 180 & 183a) tied by VICTORIA cds's to FRANCE. (2 items) - Est £16

Lot 1308 - 1952 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 158/72, Cat £90) - Est £40

Lot 1309 - 1952 - 2r 25c brown olive GVI issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 170, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1310 - 1954 - QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of nineteen fine mint. (SG 174/88, Cat £85) - Est £40

Somaliland

Lot 1311 - 1903 - 6a olive bistre, 8a dull mauve and 12a purple on red QV issue with opt at top of stamp and 1r green & aniline carmine with opt at bottom of stamp, all fine mint. (SG 7/9 & 21, Cat £33+) - Est £15

Lot 1312 - 1905 - EVII issue, the complete set of eleven fine mint. (SG 45/59, Cat £95) - Est £45

Lot 1313 - 1938 - GVI' issue (side face) the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 93/104, Cat £150) - Est £75

Lot 1314 - 1942 - GVI' issue (full face) the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 105/16, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1315 - 1953 - QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 137/148, Cat £120) - Est £55

Lot 1316 - 1953 - 1s 30c ultramarine & black QE2 issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 145, Cat £25) - Est £12

South African States

Lot 1317 - 1871 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: ½d grey black 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Crown CC', a fine mint copy. (SG 28, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1318 - 1882 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 3d pale claret 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Crown CA' and 1884 1d rose red and 6d bright mauve wmk 'Anchor', all fine mint copies. (SG 43, 49 & 52b, Cat £46) - Est £22

Lot 1319 - 1882 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 'One Half-penny.' on 3d deep claret 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 47, Cat £65) - Est £25

Lot 1320 - 1884 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 2d pale bistre 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Anchor', a fine mint copy. (SG 50, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 1321 - 1884 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 6d purple 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Anchor', a fine mint copy. (SG 52a, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 1322 - 1884 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 1/- blue green 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Anchor', a fine mint copy. A very scarce stamp. (SG 53a, Cat £180) - Est £90

Lot 1323 - 1893 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 3d bright magenta 'Hope' issue, wmk 'Anchor', a fine mint copy. (SG 64, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1324 - 1900 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 1d carmine 'Table Mountain' issue, a fine mint pair. (SG 69, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 1325 - 1900 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE - BOER WAR & POW MAIL: Cover franked with 1893 1d carmine (SG 59a) tied by barred numeral 664 cancel with KLIPDAM cds dated NOV 12 1900 alongside. Addressed to 'Mr A. J. Steyn, Prisoner of War. Green Point, Cape Town. Tent 128' with circular 'CENSOR PRISONER OF WAR' censor mark in purple on front and KIMBERLEY transit cds on reverse. Small faults. - Est £24

Lot 1326 - 1900 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE - BOER WAR & POW MAIL: Cover franked with 1893 1d carmine (SG 59a) tied by FORRESTER cds dated DEC 14 1900. Addressed to 'Johannus Jacuto, Prisoner of War. Green Point Tent 32, Camp I' with circular 'CENSOR PRISONER OF WAR' censor mark in purple on front and GREEN POINT arrival cds on reverse. Small faults. - Est £24

Lot 1327 - 1902 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 2d brown, 4d olive green, 6d bright mauve & 1/- yellow ochre EVII issue, all good mint copies. (SG 72 & 75/7, Cat £97) - Est £40

Lot 1328 - 1902 - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE: 5/- brown orange EVII issue, a fine used copy with KOKSTAD cds. (SG 78, Cat £28) - Est £14

Lot 1329 - 1877 - NATAL: 5/- rose QV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 72, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 1330 - 1877 - NATAL: 'HALF ½' on 1d rose 'Surcharge' issue type 'a' (½ opt 4½mm high, 2 with straight foot), a good mint copy with full O.G. (SG 85, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 1331 - 1877 - NATAL: 'HALF ½' on 1d rose 'Surcharge' issue type 'b' (½ opt 4mm high, 2 with straight foot), a good mint copy with part O.G. Scarce stamp. (SG 86, Cat £170) - Est £75

Lot 1332 - 1877 - NATAL: '½ HALF' on 1d rose 'Surcharge' issue type 'd' (½ opt 3½mm high, 2 with straight foot), a fine cds used copy. Scarce stamp. (SG 88, Cat £120) - Est £55

Lot 1333 - 1885 - NATAL: 'ONE HALF- PENNY.' on 1d rose 'Surcharge' issue, two copies fine mint and cds used. (SG 104, Cat £41) - Est £18

Lot 1334 - 1888 - NATAL: 1/- orange with small 'POSTAGE' opt in carmine and 1891 2½d on 4d brown 'Surcharge' issue, both good mint copies. (SG 108/9, Cat £34) - Est £15

Lot 1335 - 1902 - NATAL: ½d green QV postal stationery envelope (H&G B1) used with added 1880 ½d blue green (SG 96) tied by two strikes of PINETOWN cds in purple. Addressed to SNEEZEWOOD, EAST GRIQUALAND with transit & arrival marks on reverse. Cover has light overall toning. - Est £12

Lot 1336 - 1903 - NATAL: Cover franked with 1891 2½d bright blue QV issue (SG 113) tied by DURBAN cds. Addressed to FINLAND with arrival cds on reverse. Original letter enclosed. - Est £15

Lot 1337 - 1903 - NATAL: 1d carmine on blue EVII postal stationery lettercard (H&G A2) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 1338 - 1904 - NATAL: Small piece with 1902 1d carmine EVII issue tied by DURBAN cds with added Great Britain 1902 1½ dull purple & green EVII issue tied by CIRENCESTER squared circle cds dated MAY 9 1904. Most likely the original cover was forwarded. An unusual mixed franking. (SG 128 & 221) - Est £12

Lot 1339 - 1904 - NATAL: £1.10 green & violet EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CC', a fine cds used copy. (SG 143, Cat £130) - Est £65

Lot 1340 - 1904 - NATAL: 2/6 purple EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 157, Cat £65) - Est £30

Lot 1341 - 1902-1904 - NATAL: 1½d green & black and later 1d rose carmine EVII issue both fine mint blocks of four. (SG 129 & 147, Cat £64) - Est £25

Lot 1342 - 1868 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 6d rose carmine, a fine mint copy. (SG 6, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 1343 - 1881 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 1d on 5/- green with Surcharge Type 'c'. A fine mint copy. Scarce. (SG 23, Cat £275) - Est £100

Lot 1344 - 1881 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 1d on 5/- green with Surcharge Type 'f'. A fine unused copy. (SG 26, Cat £85) - Est £30

Lot 1345 - 1882 - ORANGE FREE STATE: ½d on 5/- green 'surcharge' issue a fine mint copy. (SG 36, Cat £26) - Est £12

Lot 1346 - 1882 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 3d on 4d ultramarine 'Surcharge' issue with opt type 'c', a fine lightly used copy. (SG 40, Cat £27) - Est £12

Lot 1347 - 1892 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 2½d on 3d ultramarine 'Surcharge' issue a fine mint copy. (SG 67, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 1348 - 1894 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 1d purple, a fine unmounted mint block of four. (SG 68, Cat £20) - Est £12

Lot 1349 - 1897 - ORANGE FREE STATE: ½d orange, a fine mint side marginal block of twelve. (SG 85, Cat £33) - Est £18

Lot 1350 - 1897 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 1/- brown, a fine unmounted mint side marginal block of four. (SG 87, Cat £128) - Est £65

Lot 1351 - 1897 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 1/- brown, a fine unmounted mint copy. (SG 87, Cat £32) - Est £16

Lot 1352 - 1899 - ORANGE FREE STATE: Black on yellow 'O.V.S.' MILITARY FRANK STAMP, a fine mint copy. (SG M1, Cat £40) - Est £18

Lot 1353 - 1900 - ORANGE FREE STATE: 2½d ultramarine with 'ORANGE RIVER COLONY' opt, a fine mint marginal block of six with '1' Plate number in margin. (SG 135, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 1354 - 1900 - ORANGE FREE STATE - BOER WAR & POW MAIL: Cover with red 'Prisonner's Letter' on front franked with 1900 1d on 1d purple 'V.R.I.' opt issue (SG 113) tied by BLOEMFONTEIN cds dated JUN 5 1900 with second strike on reverse. Addressed to 'Mr J. S. du Toit, S Zoon tent No. 9, Prisoner of War. Greenpoint Camp, Cape Town' with circular 'CENSOR PRISONER OF WAR' censor mark in purple on front. Small faults. - Est £24

Lot 1355 - 1900 - ORANGE FREE STATE - BOER WAR & POW MAIL: Cover franked with 1900 1d on 1d purple 'V.R.I.' opt issue (SG 113) tied by BOSHOF cds dated OC 22 1900 with second strike alongside. Addressed to 'Mr H.J. du Toit, Groinpint Prisnir of War Kamp, Kempton, Tent 9B' with circular 'CENSOR PRISONER OF WAR' censor mark in purple on front & KIMBERLEY transit cds on reverse. Small faults. - Est £24

Lot 1356 - 1903 - ORANGE RIVER COLONY: 1d scarlet, 2d brown, 2½d bright blue, 3d mauve, 4d scarlet & sage green and 1/- scarlet & bistre EVII issue all fine mint. (SG 140/4 & 146, Cat £130+) - Est £55

Lot 1357 - 1905 - ORANGE RIVER COLONY: ½d yellow green & 1d scarlet EVII issue wmk 'Multi Crown CA', both fine mint copies. (SG 148/9, Cat £29) - Est £12

Lot 1358 - 1905 - ORANGE RIVER COLONY: 4d scarlet & sage green EVII issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA' a good used copy with 'IOSTAGE' variety. (SG 150a, Cat £250) - Est £125

Lot 1359 - 1887 - TRANSVAAL - LOCALS: ½d black on azure, ½d black on white and 1d black on pink F. H. BAKKERS EXPRESS local issue, all three fine unused copies with large margins. (Hurt & Williams #1, 3 & 4) - Est £40

Lot 1360 - 1887 - TRANSVAAL - FORGERY: 6c dull ultramarine postal stationery envelope FORGERY fine unused. Small repaired tear at top left. Very unusual. (As H&G 1) - Est £10

Lot 1361 - 1893 - TRANSVAAL: Range of 'Surcharge' issues inc varieties with ½d on 2d olive bistre with red OPT INVERTED mint, ½d on 2d olive bistre with black opt mint block of four with opts type A on bottom pair and B on top pair, 1d on 6d blue with OPT INVERTED mint, 2½d on 1/- green mint & used & 1895 1d on 2½d bright mauve pair with round dot & square dot se-tenant mint. (SG 195a, 196, 196c, 197b, 198, 214 & 214d) - Est £15

Lot 1362 - 1895 - TRANSVAAL: 1d red 'Introduction of Penny Postage' issue, a superb used side marginal block of nine with JOHANNESBURG cds's dated 24 MAR 1896. Lovely multiple. (SG 215c, Cat £29+) - Est £15

Lot 1363 - 1902 - TRANSVAAL: ½d black & bluish green, 1d black & carmine (2), 2d black & purple, 2½d black & blue (no gum), 3d black & sage green and 6d black & orange brown EVII issue, all good to fine mint. (SG 244/8 & 250, Cat £53+) - Est £20

Lot 1364 - 1902 - TRANSVAAL: 2d black & purple and 2½d black & blue and 6d black & orange brown EVII issue in fine mint blocks of four. (SG 246, 247 & 250, Cat £118) - Est £55

Lot 1365 - 1902 - TRANSVAAL: 1/- black & sage green EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 251, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1366 - 1902 - TRANSVAAL: 2/- black & brown EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 252, Cat £75) - Est £36

Lot 1367 - 1902 - TRANSVAAL: 2/- grey black & yellow EVII issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG 257, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 1368 - 1904 - TRANSVAAL: 1d black & carmine, 2d black & purple, 2½d black & blue, 4d black & brown and 6d black & orange (the 2½d and 4d are on chalk surfaced paper) EVII issue, all good to fine mint. (SG 261/2, 263b, 265 & 266, Cat £107+) - Est £40

Lot 1369 - 1904 - TRANSVAAL: 1/- black & red brown and 2/6 magenta & black EVII issue both fine mint copies. (SG 267 & 269, Cat £77) - Est £30

Lot 1370 - 1905 - TRANSVAAL: 1d scarlet, 2d purple and 2½d bright blue EVII issue all fine mint. (SG 274/6, Cat £31+) - Est £15

Lot 1371 - 1907 - TRANSVAAL: 5d black & violet and 6d black & red brown 'Postage Due' issue both good to fine used. (SG D5/6, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 1372 - 1888 - ZULULAND: ½d vermilion used with GB 'FB' Foreign branch arrival mark, 1893 1d dull mauve 'Postal Fiscal' used with part oval NONDWENI cancel and 1894 1/- green used with part NONGOMA cds. (SG 1, 25 & F1) - Est £20

Lot 1373 - 1888 - ZULULAND: 2d grey green & carmine QV issue with 'ZULULAND' opt, a fine mint copy. (SG 3, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1374 - 1888 - ZULULAND: 5d dull purple & blue QV issue with 'ZULULAND' opt, a fine lightly used copy. (SG 7, Cat £120) - Est £60

Lot 1375 - 1894 - ZULULAND: ½d, 1d, 2½d, 3d & 6d 'QV' issue all good to fine mint. (SG 20/4, Cat £56+) - Est £20

South Africa

Lot 1376 - 1913 - Nice range of 'GV Head' issue in fine used PAIRS inc some postmarks inc ½d blue green, 1d rose red, 1d scarlet, 2½d bright blue, 2½d deep blue, 3d black & orange red, 4d orange yellow & olive, 1/- orange yellow, 1/3 violet, 2/6 purple & green and 10/- deep blue & olive green. (SG 3b, 4, 4b, 7, 7a, 8, 10, 12a, 13, 14 & 16) - Est £12

Lot 1377 - 1913 - 1½d chestnut 'GV Head' issue, a fine TETE-BECHE pair used with light cds cancel. (SG 5a) - Est £10

Lot 1378 - 1913 - 3d ultramarine 'GV Head' issue, a fine used horizontal pair with ESHOWE ZULULAND cds dated OCT 28 1925. (SG 9) - Est £10

Lot 1379 - 1913 - COIL ISSUE: GV Head 'Coil' issue, the set of four plus the 1d scarlet shade all fine cds used. (SG 18/21 & 19a, Cat £29+) - Est £15

Lot 1380 - 1915 - 4d blue REG PSE used with added 1913 ½d and pair 1d GV Heads tied from JOHANNESBURG to Switzerland, 1920 small 4d blue REG PSE used with added 1913 2½d bright blue GV Head tied MOORLEIGH to Germany (some staining), 1928 1d red GV PSE used with added 2 x ½d and 1d tied by CAPETOWN cds's to Germany and 1930 4d blue REG PSE used with added 1d tied HARRISMITH to LOURENCO MARQUES with arrival marks. (4 items) - Est £35

Lot 1381 - 1922 - ½d black & bright green, 1d black & rose red and 1½d black & yellow brown ROULETTED 'Postage Due' issue, the set of three fine cds used. (SG D8/10, Cat £22) - Est £10

Lot 1382 - 1922 - 6d blue GV postal stationery registered envelope (H&G 5b) used with added 1913 1d rose red and 3d black & dull orange red 'GV Head' issue (SG 4 & 8) tied by oval REGISTERED EAST LONDON cancels dated 18 NOV 1922 with boxed 'EAST LONDON' reg marking alongside. Addressed to SWITZERLAND with arrival cds on reverse. Cover is a little worn in places but nice use. - Est £20

Lot 1383 - 1925 - 'De Havilland Bi-plane' AIRMAIL issue, the set of four fine cds used. (SG 26/9, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 1384 - 1930 - 2/6 blue & brown 'Rotogravure' issue with 'OFFICIAL' opt, a fine mint pair. (SG O19, Cat £55) - Est £26

Lot 1385 - 1933 - 'Voortrekker Memorial Fund' issue, the set of four horizontal pairs fine cds used. (SG 50/3, Cat £23) - Est £10

Lot 1386 - 1933 - 6d green & vermilion 'Die 1', a fine mint pair. (SG 61, Cat £70) - Est £28

Lot 1387 - 1937 - 1d grey black & carmine block of four, 1½d orange & greenish blue block of four, 3d ultramarine pair and 1/- red brown & turquoise blue block of four all superb cds used. Also ½d grey black & blue green block of six and 1d grey black & carmine (both wmks) in mint blocks of four. (SG 71/5, Cat £23+) - Est £12

Lot 1388 - 1938 - 'Voortrekker Centenary Memorial Fund' GVI issue, the set of four horizontal pairs, fine mint. (SG 76/9, Cat £80) - Est £30

Lot 1389 - 1938 - 1½d + 1½d chocolate & blue green 'Voortrekker Centenary Memorial Fund' issue, a cds used block of four. (SG 78, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 1390 - 1938 - 'Voortrekker Commemoration' GVI issue, the set of two horizontal pairs, fine mint. (SG 80/1, Cat £21+) - Est £10

Lot 1391 - 1938 - Registered cover franked with the 1938 1d blue & carmine and 1½d greenish blue & brown 'Voortrekker monument' issue (SG 80/1) in fine horizontal pairs tied by VOORTREKKER MONUMENT PRETORIA cds dated 16 XII 1938. Addressed to HUMANSDORP with transit cds on reverse - Est £20

Lot 1392 - 1939 - 250th Anniversary of Huguenot Landing' GVI issue, the set of three horizontal pairs, fine mint. (SG 82/4, Cat £50) - Est £24

Lot 1393 - 1941 - 'War Effort' issue, the set of seven horizontal pairs and two singles fine mint. (SG 88/96, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1394 - 1941 - PRISONER OF WAR MAIL: Stampless cover with typed 'Interniertenpost - Internierungslager Andalucia Transvaal, Suedafrika 662/40' at top and crowned oval 'INTERNMENT CAMP ANDALUCIA OFFICIAL FREE' cachet in purple. Addressed to GERMANY and censored with both South African and German censor strips & marks. - Est £35

Lot 1395 - 1942 - 'War Effort' reduced size issue, the set of eight units (pairs or triplets) fine mint. (SG 97/104, Cat £50) - Est £22

Lot 1396 - 1943 - 'Postage Due' issue, reduced size, the set of four triplets fine mint. (SG D30/33, Cat £75) - Est £32

Lot 1397 - 1943 - 1d carmine, 2d dull violet and 3d indigo 'Postage Due' issue, reduced size, all fine cds used triplets. (SG D31/33, Cat £76+) - Est £30

Lot 1398 - 1948 - POSTAGE DUES: ½d black & blue green block of four with NORTH END cds, 1d black & carmine two blocks of four with different VEREENIGING cds's. (SG D34/5, Cat £124) - Est £50

Lot 1399 - 1930-1947 - Useful group of mint pairs with 1930 1d black & carmine, 1933 1½d blue green & dull gold, 3d ultramarine & 1/- brown & chalky blue and 1947 ½d grey & green, 1d grey & carmine, 4d brown, 6d green & red orange and 2/6 green & brown. (SG 43, 57, 59, 62, 114/5, 118/9 & 121, Cat £110) - Est £45

South West Africa

Lot 1400 - 1921 - SOUTH AFRICA USED IN SOUTH WEST AFRICA: Cover with pair South Africa 1913 1d rose red GV Head issue (SG 4) tied by fine USAKOS cds dated 8 SEP 1921 to KARIBIB and 1917 cover with single 1913 1d rose red (SG4) tied by oval WINDHOEK cancel dated 31.7.1917. Addressed locally with timed arrival mark on reverse and censored with red on white 'OPENED BY CENSOR 100' censor strip at top. (2 items) - Est £35

Lot 1401 - 1923 - 1/3 pale violet GV Head issue with 'Zuidwest Afrika' opt (Setting III), a fine mint horizontal pair. (SG 23, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 1402 - 1923 - 1/- orange yellow GV Head issue with 'Zuidwest Afrika' opt (Setting VI), a fine cds used horizontal pair. (SG 35, Cat £48) - Est £22

Lot 1403 - 1923 - 5/- purple & blue GV Head issue with 'Zuidwest Afrika' opt (Setting VI), a fine cds used horizontal pair. (SG 38, Cat £120) - Est £55

Lot 1404 - 1923 - Cover franked with 1923 1d rose red and 2d dull purple 'GV Head' issue with 'ZUIDWEST AFRIKA' overprint, setting I (SG 2/3) tied by WINDHOEK cds dated 16 AUG 1923. Addressed to GERMANY with arrival cds on reverse. A scarce short lived issue on cover. - Est £35

Lot 1405 - 1927 - 2d dull purple GV Head issue with 'Suidwes Afrika' reading up and 'OFFISIEEL' opt at top, a fine cds used single. (SG O3, Cat £45) - Est £20

 

Lot 1406 - 1927 - Group of covers all with S.W.A. opts on South African issues with 1927 1d tied OKHANDJA to SWAKOPMUND, and  six covers to Germany with 1928 3 x 1d tied GROOTFONTEIN, 1928 3 x 1d tied WARMBAD, 1928 3d tied MARIENTAL, 1929 4 x ½d & 1d tied OTJIWARONGO, 1929 3d tied ELIZABETHVILLE and 1930 3 x 1d tied KALKFONTEIN SOUTH. Mixed condition mostly good to fine. (7 items) - Est £45

Lot 1407 - 1927 - Trio of covers to Germany all with 'SUIDWES AFRIKA' opts on South African issues with 1926 3 x 1d tied LUDERITZ, 1926 2 x 1d tied WINDHOEK and 1926 strip of three 1d tied WALVIS BAY. Mixed condition mostly good to fine. (3 items) - Est £25

Lot 1408 - 1931 - 'Pictorial' issue, the complete set of fourteen fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG 74/87, Cat £225) - Est £110

Lot 1409 - 1931 - 3d brown & blue and 10d black & purple brown AIRMAIL issue, the set of two in fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG 86/7, Cat £84) - Est £40

Lot 1410 - 1931 - Trio of covers all with 1931 pictorial issue frankings with 1931 pair 1d tied OTAVI to WINDHOEK, 1931 3d tied ONDONGUA to FINLAND and 1937 front with pair ½d tied by USAKOS cds to SALT RIVER, COGH. (3 items) - Est £25

Lot 1411 - 1935 - 'Voortrekker Memorial Fund' issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of four fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG 92/5, Cat £29) - Est £14

Lot 1412 - 1936 - Cover franked with 1931pair 1d indigo & scarlet and 1933 pair ½d + ½d black & green 'Voortrekker Memorial Fund' issue (SG 75 & 92) tied by OMARURU cds's. Addressed to GERMANY. - Est £15

Lot 1413 - 1937 - 1½d purple brown 'Mail Train' issue, a fine mint horizontal pair. (SG 96, Cat £29) - Est £12

Lot 1414 - 1937 - 1½d purple brown 'Mail Train' issue horizontal pair plus the pair with 'OFFICIAL' opt in red both fine mint. (SG 96 & O17, Cat £61) - Est £30

Lot 1415 - 1938 - 'Voortrekker Centenary Memorial' issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of four fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG 105/8, Cat £110) - Est £50

Lot 1416 - 1938 - 'Voortrekker Commemoration' issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of two horizontal pairs fine mint. (SG 109/10, Cat £38) - Est £18

Lot 1417 - 1938 - Cover franked with 1938 ½d blue & green, 1d blue & carmine and 1½d chocolate & blue green 'Voortrekker Centenary Memorial Fund' issue single (SG 105/7) tied by WALVIS BAY cds's dated 14 DEC 1938 the first day of issue. Addressed to MOORDER PAARL, COGH. - Est £12

Lot 1418 - 1939 - '250th Anniversary of Landing of the Huguenots' issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of three fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG 111/3, Cat £65) - Est £32

Lot 1419 - 1941 - 'War Effort' issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of seven horizontal pairs and two singles fine mint. (SG 114/22, Cat £55) - Est £26

Lot 1420 - 1943 - 'War Effort' reduced size issue opt 'S.W.A.', the set of eight units (singles, pairs or triplets) fine mint. (SG 123/30, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 1421 - 1943 - 1/- brown 'War Effort' reduced size issue opt 'S.W.A.' with large opt, a fine unmounted mint unit (vertical pair). (SG 130, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 1422 - 1945 - 'OFFICIAL' opt issue, the set of four fine mint horizontal pairs. (SG O18/22, Cat £80) - Est £40

Lot 1423 - 1947 - 1d red & brown 'Ship' postal stationery viewcard (H&G 22 of South Africa) with small 'SWA' opt and view 'Kampsbaai - Kaapstad / Camps Bay - Cape Town' used with WINDHOEK cds dated 5 X. 1947. Addressed to OKAHANDJA. - Est £15

Lot 1424 - 1954 - QE2 'Definitive' issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 154/65, Cat £50) - Est £24

Sudan

Lot 1425 - 1897 - 10pi mauve 'SOUDAN' opt issue on Egypt, a fine mint copy. (SG 9, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1426 - 1898 - 2pi black & blue 'Camel' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 15, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1427 - 1898 - 5pi brown & green 'Camel' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 16, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1428 - 1898 - 10pi black & mauve 'Camel' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 17, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1429 - 1900 - 1m brown & pink 'Camel' issue with large 'S.G.' Official PERFIN, a fine used copy. (SG O2, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1430 - 1902 - 5pi brown & green 'Camel' issue on chalk surfaced paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 27a, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1431 - 1902 - 4m on 5m carmine 'Sphinx' postal stationery card with 'SOUDAN' opt (H&G 4) datelined 'Docteur G Grigoriou, Teufikia (Soudan) on reverse used with unclear TEWFIKIA cds with AMB BENI SOUEF CAIRE T.P.O. transit cds alongside. Addressed to GREECE with arrival cds on reverse. A scarce use of this card. - Est £45

Lot 1432 - 1903 - 10pi black & mauve 'camel' issue with 'O.S.G.S.' official opt (wmk rosette), a fine mint copy. (SG O4, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 1433 - 1913 - Two colour PPCs 'Khartum Governor Palace' and 'general View of Khartum' both franked on picture side with 1902 2m green & brown 'Camel' issue (SG 19) tied by KHARTOUM cds's. Both with 'Prince Immanuel of Jerusalem' Star of David handstamps on reverse. Addressed to SWITZERLAND but philatelic. - Est £15

Lot 1434 - 1927 - 6p greenish blue & black, 8p emerald & black, 10p black & reddish purple and 20p pale blue & blue 'Camel Postman' issue on chalk surfaced paper, the top four values fine mint. (SG 45b/46b, Cat £67+) - Est £30

Lot 1435 - 1934 - MILITARY: Cover with oval 'HEADQUARTERS BRITISH TROOPS IN THE SUDAN' cachet dated 10 APR 1934 and signed at lower left franked with 1927 pair 5m olive brown & black small 'Camel' issue (SG 41) tied by KHARTOUM cds. Addressed to UK. - Est £30

Lot 1436 - 1954 - MARITIME: Cover franked with 1948 10m rose red and black and 1954 15m orange brown and bright green (SG 113 & 140) tied by two fine strikes of straight line 'PAQUEBOT' marking and four line 'PHEMIUS 183797 LIVERPOOL 4100 NET' ship marking in purple with PORT SWETTENHAM (Malaya) cds alongside. Addressed to USA. - Est £40

Lot 1437 - 1964 - FIRST FLIGHT: 4pt pinkish brown & blue on light blue postal stationery airletter (H&G 4) used with KHARTOUM cds dated 15 APR 1964. Flown on the KHARTOUM - TRIPOLIS, LIBYA First Flight with special first flight cachet on front and arrival cds on reverse. - Est £15

Swaziland

Lot 1438 - 1899 - 6d blue and 1892 ½d grey issue of Transvaal with ;SWAZIELAND' opt in black, both fine mint copies. (SG 6 & 10, Cat £52+) - Est £25

Lot 1439 - 1933 - GV 'Definitive' issue, the set of ten good to fine mint. (SG 11/20, Cat £180) - Est £90

Lot 1440 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine cds used. (SG 21/4, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1441 - 1937 - Cover franked with single 1937 1d carmine GVI 'Coronation' issue (SG 25) tied by KABUTA cds to DURBAN, South Africa and 1955 cover franked 1938 ½d green, 1d rose red and 3d ultramarine GVI issue (SG 28/9 & 32) tied by light MBABANE cds's to USA. Small faults. (2 items) - Est £20

Lot 1442 - 1938 - ½d to 2/6 GVI issue perf 13½ x 13 all good to fine mint. (SG 28/36, Cat £128+) - Est £60

Lot 1443 - 1938 - 5/- grey GVI issue perf 13½ x 14 a fine mint copy. (SG 37b, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1444 - 1944 - Cover attractively franked with 1938 ½d to 1/- GVI issue (SG 28/35) tied by BREMERSDORP cds's dated 12 JUL 1944. Addressed to BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa. - Est £15

Lot 1445 - 1948 - GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 46/7, Cat £40+) - Est £20

Lot 1446 - 1956 - 5/- deep lilac & slate black, 10/- black & deep lilac and £1 black & turquoise blue QE2 issue, the three top values fine cds used on piece. (SG 62/4, Cat £79+) - Est £35

Lot 1447 - 1960 - Printed HAM Radio card with map of Swaziland and native with shield on reverse franked with 1956 2d black & brown QE2 issue (SG 55) tied by HLATIKULU cds dated MAR 1960. Addressed to USA. - Est £12

Trinidad & Tobago

Lot 1448 - 1859 - 4d grey lilac 'Britannia' issue, no wmk, fine mint with full O.G. Margins are tight but clear. (SG 25, Cat £120) - Est £55

Lot 1449 - 1859 - 6d deep green 'Britannia' issue, a fine used copy with four margins. (SG 28, Cat £425) - Est £150

Lot 1450 - 1863 - 4d bright violet 'Britannia' issue, wmk 'Crown CC', perf 12½, a fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 70, Cat £130) - Est £60

Lot 1451 - 1863 - Useful range inc a few 1863 Britannias with values to 1/-, 1883 QV issue to 1/- and 1896 6d and 1/- all good to fine used. (SG 70, 72, 75/6, 78, 98, 106/12 & 120/1, SG Cat £76+) - Est £30

Lot 1452 - 1882 - TOBAGO: ½d purple brown, 1d venetian red, 2½d bright blue & 2½d ultramarine QV issue plus 1886 ½d on 6d stone all mint or unused. Fine looking. (SG 14/5, 16a, 16b & 27, Cat £58+) - Est £20

Lot 1453 - 1883 - 1d carmine QV issue used with fine part strike of MAIL - STEAMER B cds in black. (SG 107) - Est £10

Lot 1454 - 1883 - 4d grey QV issue, a fine unmounted mint side marginal block of six. A nice multiple. (SG 110, Cat £36) - Est £18

Lot 1455 - 1885 - 2d slate black 'Postage Due' issue, wmk 'Crown CA', a fine mint copy. (SG D3, Cat £50) - Est £22

Lot 1456 - 1886 - TOBAGO: 1d on 2½d dull blue QV issue, a fine unused copy without gum. (SG 29, Cat £110) - Est £40

Lot 1457 - 1886 - TOBAGO: ½d on 4d lilac and carmine QV 'Surcharge' issue with variety 'SPACE BETWEEN ½ & d', a fine unused copy, without gum, look sweated. (SG 33a, Cat £140) - Est £40

Lot 1458 - 1892 - TOBAGO: ½d green on buff and 1d carmine on buff QV postal stationery cards and ½d + ½d green on buff postal stationery reply card (H&G 5/7) all with large 'SPECIMEN' opts in black. (3 items) - Est £30

Lot 1459 - 1904 - 6d dull purple & black, a fine mint block of four. (SG 139, Cat £96) - Est £45

Lot 1460 - 1905 - 'Postage Due' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', the set of eight fine mint. (SG D10/17, Cat £140) - Est £65

Lot 1461 - 1905 - 1/- slate black Postage Due' issue, wmk 'Multi Crown CA', a fine mint copy with 'UPRIGHT STROKE' variety. (SG D17a, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1462 - 1909 - 2½d blue 'Britannia' issue inscribed 'TRINIDAD' a fine unmounted mint copy. (SG 148, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 1463 - 1909 - 2½d blue 'Britannia' issue inscribed 'TRINIDAD' a fine unmounted mint marginal block of four. (SG 148, Cat £100) - Est £45

Lot 1464 - 1918 - 1d scarlet with 'War Tax' opt in black (Type 26), an unused copy with variety OPT DOUBLE. (SG 188a, Cat £160) - Est £60

Lot 1465 - 1918 - 1d scarlet with 'War Tax' opt in black (Type 26), a good mint copy with variety OPT DOUBLE. (SG 188a, Cat £160) - Est £80

Lot 1466 - 1929 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1922 6d green & red on emerald and 1/- black on emerald GV issue (SG 226/7) tied by PORT OF SPAIN cds dated SEP 25 1929. Flown on the Trinidad - Charlotte Amarie, Virgin Islands first flight with printed red on white airmail label on front and arrival cds on reverse. Ex Wike. (Muller #5, only 166 covers were flown, rated 1500pts) - Est £75

Lot 1467 - 1929 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1922 6d green & red on emerald and 1/- black on emerald GV issue (SG 226/7) tied by PORT OF SPAIN cds dated SEP 25 1929. Flown on the Trinidad - San Juan, Puerto Rico first flight with printed red on white airmail label on front and signed by the pilot 'Jack Tilton'. Arrival cds on reverse. Ex Wike. (Muller #6, 501 covers were flown) - Est £45

Lot 1468 - 1931 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1922 1d brown and 1/- black on emerald GV issue (SG 219 & 227) tied by PORT OF SPAIN cds dated 10 FEB 1931. Flown on the Trinidad - Maturin, Venezuela first flight with printed blue on white airmail label with large first flight cachet and various arrival marks all on front. Ex Wike. Cover is toned but an uncommon flight. (Muller #31, 301 covers were flown, rated 1000pts) - Est £30

Lot 1469 - 1933 - Cover franked with 1922 1d brown, 4d black & red on pale yellow and 2 x 6d green & red on emerald GV issue (SG 219, 224 & 226) all tied by multiple strikes of TOCO cds dated 11 JUL 1933. Sent airmail to UK with PORT OF SPAIN transit cds on reverse. Small faults. - Est £35

Lot 1470 - 1935 - 1c to 48c GV 'Pictorial' issue perf 12, all fine mint. (SG 230/7, Cat £40) - Est £20

Lot 1471 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine mint. (SG 239/42) - Est £10

Lot 1472 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 246/56, Cat £110) - Est £55

Lot 1473 - 1938 - MARITIME: Four GVI issues a pair 2d blue & yellow brown and 3 x 3c green & purple brown all used with different 'RECEIVED FROM H.M. SHIPS' cancels inc circular steel cds, two different rubber cds's and the slogan type. (SG 247 & 248a) - Est £12

Lot 1474 - 1938 - 3c black & scarlet and 4c chocolate GVI issue, both key values fine mint. (SG 248 & 249, Cat £41) - Est £20

Lot 1475 - 1938 - 4c chocolate GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 249, Cat £30) - Est £15

Lot 1476 - 1938 - 12c black & purple GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 252, Cat £35) - Est £15

Lot 1477 - 1938 - $1.20 green and $4.80 rose carmine GVI issue, the two top values fine mint. (SG 255/6, Cat £53) - Est £25

Lot 1478 - 1938 - $4.80 rose carmine GVI issue, the top value fine lightly used. (SG 256, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1479 - 1940 - INCOMING MAIL: 1940 printed 'Thomas Cook & Son, NY' cover franked with USA 5c blue with 'T C S' PERFIN tied from NEW YORK to PALO SECO with PORT OF SPAIN transit cds on reverse and 1945 airmail cover from USA franked with pair 8c olive green tied by DALLAS machine cancel addressed to POINT FORTIN with PORT OF SPAIN transit cds and POINT FORTIN arrival cds on reverse. - Est £18

Lot 1480 - 1942 - Airmail cover from Paraguay to USA, censored in Trinidad with printed black on white 'OPENED BY EXAMINER 8073' censor strip with 'I E /-' handstamp in purple and good strike of circular 'IC  TRI' censor marking on reverse dated 1 APR 42. A scarcer censor mark. Cover has small corner fault from rough opening. - Est £20

Lot 1481 - 1953 - QE2 definitive issue, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 267/78a, Cat £42) - Est £20

Lot 1482 - 1953 - $1.20 bluish green and $4.80 cerise QE2 issue, the top two values fine cds used. (SG 277/8, Cat £30+) - Est £15

Lot 1483 - 1960 - QE2 definitive issue, the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 284/97, Cat £50) - Est £25

Lot 1484 - 1960 - 2c bright blue, 5c chalky blue and 25c rose carmine & deep blue QE2 issue all with variety WATERMARK INVERTED fine mint. (SG 285w, 286w & 292w, Cat £21+) - Est £10

Lot 1485 - 1897-1930 - Small lot of covers & postal stationery inc 1897 pair 2½d (SG 117) tied PORT OF SPAIN to UK, 1906 unsealed cover with ½d dull green (SG 133) tied by G.P.O. PORT OF SPAIN cds to UK, 1915 2½d blue (SG 148) tied on cover to SWITZERLAND 'Per S/S Danube', 1906 incoming PPC from FRANCE with PORT OF SPAIN arrival cds and range of mint QV to GV postal stationery cards & reply cards. Mixed condition. (12 items) - Est £30

Lot 1486 - 1903-1953 - Nice group of covers & postal history with 1903 1d red QV PSC used with ARIMA cds's to USA, 1932 Bank cover franked 1922 6d green & red on emerald and 1/- black on emerald GV issue (SG 226/7) tied PORT OF SPAIN to CANADA and four commercial QE2 franked airmail & internal covers from SIPARIA, CUREPE (2) and ROSE HILL all with corresponding cds's addressed to UK, USA and PORT OF SPAIN. (6 items) - Est £35

Tristan Da Cunha

Lot 1487 - 1946 - LOCAL ISSUE: 1d / 4 potatoes red 'Local' stamp the facsimile miniature sheet of four signed by A B Crawford (the designer). - Est £12

Lot 1488 - 1952 - 'GVI' issue with 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA' opt on Saint Helena, the set of twelve fine mint. (SG 1/12, Cat £140) - Est £70

Lot 1489 - 1952 - 5/- chocolate GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 11, Cat £38) - Est £15

Lot 1490 - 1954 - 5/- black & red orange QE2 issue a fine mint copy. (SG 26, Cat £50) - Est £20

Lot 1491 - 1965 - POSTAGE DUE: Incoming cover from ST HELENA franked with 1961 2d scarlet & grey (SG 178) tied by ST. HELENA cds. Addressed to TRISTAN DA CUNHA, taxed on arrival with boxed 'T 2d C' marking and added 1965 2d black & purple QE2 issue applied on arrival as a postage due tied by TRISTAN DA CUNHA cds. - Est £20

Turks & Caicos Islands

Lot 1492 - 1882 - 2½d red brown QV issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 56, Cat £48) - Est £20

Lot 1493 - 1889 - 1d on 2½d red brown QV 'Surcharge' issue, a good mint copy. (SG 61, Cat £25) - Est £12

Lot 1494 - 1889 - 2½d ultramarine and 1893 5d olive green & carmine QV issue, both fine mint. (SG 65 & 72) - Est £10

Lot 1495 - 1893 - 1d carmine on buff QV postal stationery card (H&G 5) with large 'SPECIMEN' opt in black. - Est £10

Lot 1496 - 1922 - GV 'Definitive' issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 162/75, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 1497 - 1922 - 3/- black on red GV issue, a fine cds used copy. (SG 175, Cat £45) - Est £22

Lot 1498 - 1935 - GV 'Silver Jubilee' issue, the set of four fine cds used. (SG 187/90) - Est £10

Lot 1499 - 1938 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of fourteen fine mint. (SG 194/205, Cat £130) - Est £65

Lot 1500 - 1950 - GVI 'Definitive' issue, the set of thirteen fine mint. (SG 221/33, Cat £85) - Est £40

Uruguay

Lot 1501 - 1852 - Wrapper with manuscript 'Par Packet' at top with large oval MONTEVIDEO 5 NOV (52) marking in black (scarce). Addressed to FRANCE with boxed 'COLONIES ART' marking, rated '15' decimes in black with various other transit cds's on reverse. The wrapper is mounted on paper to strengthen it. Good looking. - Est £45

Lot 1502 - 1858 - 240c dull red 'Mail Coach' issue, a fine unused copy, tight margins as usual but otherwise a fine copy with good colour. (SG 7, Cat £100) - Est £75

Lot 1503 - 1858 - 240c dull red 'Mail Coach' issue a fine looking unused copy with four large margins. Tiny thin on reverse but otherwise a lovely copy. (SG 7, Cat £100) - Est £75

Lot 1504 - 1859 - 80c orange yellow 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, an unused four margin copy. Slight thin on reverse. Ex E.J.Lee with 'E.J.L. handstamp on reverse. A scarce stamp. (SG 9, Cat £325) - Est £180

Lot 1505 - 1859 - 80c orange yellow 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a good used three margin copy with oval PAYSANDU cancel in blue. (SG 9, Cat £65) - Est £40

Lot 1506 - 1859 - 120c blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine used copy with four good margins, tight at top left used with part oval MONTEVIDEO cancel. (SG 11) - Est £25

Lot 1507 - 1859 - 180c pale green 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a good unused copy with four large margins. (SG 12a, cat £24) - Est £15

Lot 1508 - 1859 - 180c green 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a good unused copy with four large margins. (SG 12, cat £23) - Est £15

Lot 1509 - 1859 - 240c vermilion 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine unused copy with four huge margins. Tiny thin on reverse. (SG 13, Cat £95) - Est £50

Lot 1510 - 1859 - 240c vermilion 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thin figures of value, a fine mint four margin copy with full gum. (SG 13, Cat £95) - Est £65

Lot 1511 - 1860 - 60c purple & 60c lilac rose 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, both good used copies with oval DOLORES cancels in black. Margins are mixed. (SG 15a & 15c) - Est £25

Lot 1512 - 1860 - 80c yellow 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, a good used four margin copy. (SG 16, Cat £21) - Est £16

Lot 1513 - 1860 - 100c carmine 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, a good used copy with tight to touching margins. (SG 17) - Est £20

Lot 1514 - 1860 - BISECT: 120c blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, diagonally BISECTED and tied on piece by SALTO 'Eye' cancel in black. Rare. (SG 18) - Est £75

Lot 1515 - 1860 - 180c yellow green 'Montevideo' SUN issue with thick figures of value, a fine looking copy with four good to large margins used with large part oval MONTEVIDEO oval cancel dated 6 SEP 1862. Stamp has thin on reverse and tiny nick at lower right but is a super looking copy of a very rare stamp. (SG 19, Cat £375) - Est £125

Lot 1516 - 1861 - 120c deep blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value, a good used copy with four margins. A distinctive shade. (SG 18b) - Est £40

Lot 1517 - 1862 - Cover front franked with a fine four margin 1860 180c blue 'Montevideo' SUN issue, thick figures of value (SG 18b) tied by MONTEVIDEO oval cancel dated 20 ENERO 1862. Addressed to ARGENTINA. - Est £75

Lot 1518 - 1866 - 10c green 'Numeral' issue 'London or Montevideo' printing, perf 12½, a fine mint top marginal block of four, scarce issue in multiples. (SG 34, Cat £72) - Est £40

Lot 1519 - 1876 - 5c black on green and 5c black on orange WELKER ESSAYS on glazed paper both imperf, ungummed with four margins. (2) - Est £25

Lot 1520 - 1897 - Red IMPERF PROOF for the circular 'PROVISORIO 1897' overprint, struck twice one inverted on thin white paper. Uncommon. (As SG 180) - Est £16

Lot 1521 - 1897 - STAMP DEALER: 2c blue on light blue PSC (H&G 45) used with MONTEVIDEO cds to NICARAGUA with various transit & arrival marks. Lovely illustrated 'L. A. MICHELONI Secretaria de la Sociedad Filatelica Uruguaya' advert pasted on reverse showing image of the North Borneo 'Crocodile' stamp with 'Micheloni' name added. A nice early item. - Est £40

Lot 1522 - 1919 - 1p blue & red 'Montevideo Harbour' OFICIAL opt issue, the top value fine mint. (SG O371) - Est £10

Lot 1523 - 1919 - 1p blue & red 'Montevideo Harbour' issue, a fine used block of four with oval cancels. (SG 358, Cat £21) - Est £10

Lot 1524 - 1920 - 'Honouring J. E. Rodd' issue the set of three in 'Waterlow' FILE COPY PROOF blocks of four, each stamp with large hole punch. Ex Waterlow Archive with a little staining from the flood in the archive during WW2. (SG 372/4) - Est £12

Lot 1525 - 1924 - Victory of Uruguay Football Team' issue, the set of three fine mint. (SG 464/6, Cat £60) - Est £35

Lot 1526 - 1925 - 45c blue green 'Centenary of Battle of Rincon' issue a fine used copy. (475) - Est £12

Lot 1527 - 1928 - 'Albatross' AIR issue, the set of twelve fine mint plus the 1929 4c olive brown. A rare set. (SG 569/80 & 634, Cat £500+) - Est £275

Lot 1528 - 1928 - 'Uruguayan Football Victories' set of three fine mint. (SG 581/583) - Est £25

Lot 1529 - 1929 - 2p green 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 5000 were issued of this value. (SG 596, Cat £24) - Est £18

Lot 1530 - 1929 - 3p blue 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 5000 were issued of this value. (SG 598, Cat £35) - Est £28

Lot 1531 - 1929 - 4p violet 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 5000 were issued of this value. (SG 600, Cat £40) - Est £30

Lot 1532 - 1929 - 5p brown lake 'Artigas' issue (Waterlow printing), a fine mint copy. A scarce & underrated issue, only 5000 were issued of this value. (SG 602, Cat £46) - Est £35

Lot 1533 - 1930 - 2p deep ultramarine 'Centenary of Independence' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 651, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 1534 - 1931 - 'Philatelic Exhibition - Montevideo' issue the set of four MINIATURE SHEETS OF FOUR fine mint. (SG MS678, Cat £75) - Est £35

Lot 1535 - 1934 - ZEPPELIN: Commercial cover franked with 1928 strip of four 20c lake and 1933 7v slate blue (SG 559 & 691) tied by MONTEVIDEO cds's dated 4 IX 1934 with circular 'SERVICIO AEREO TRANSOCEANICO URUGUYA - EUROPA CONDOR ZEPPELIN LUFTHANSA' cachet in black on front. Flown on the 7th South American flight of September 1934 on LZ127. Addressed to GERMANY with FRIEDRICHSHAFEN 'Zeppelin' arrival mark on reverse. (Sieger #272C) - Est £60

Lot 1536 - 1937 - 1p 38c carmine 'Rio Negro Dam' issue, a fine mint. (SG 791, Cat £28) - Est £15

Lot 1537 - 1939 - FORGERIES: 'La Carreta' AIR issue the complete set of thirteen FORGERIES. Fine mint/unused. (As SG 817/29) - Est £12

Lot 1538 - 1939 - 'La Carreta' AIR issue, the set of thirteen fine used. (SG 817/29, Cat £85) - Est £45

Lot 1539 - 1946 - 'SERVICIO AEREO' airplane surcharge issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 928/33, Cat £25) - Est £15

Lot 1540 - 1957 - Pair of long airmail covers with 'CANADIAN EMBASSY MONTEVIDEO' cachets franked with various issues tied by SUCURSAL 'PLUNA' CORREOS R.O. DEL URUGUAY' cds's with boxed official 'LIBRE DEL PORTE' cachets on front. Addressed to UK. (2 covers) - Est £12

Lot 1541 - 1958 - 20c on 5m carmine red, brown & green with variety OPT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 1089a, Cat £55) - Est £28

Lot 1542 - 1966 - 100p black, red, grey & light blue BIRD issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 1292) - Est £10

Venezuela

Lot 1543 - 1859 - ½r yellow 'First Issue' fine impression used with four margins plus ½r red orange & 2r red coarse impressions also used with four margins. (SG 1, 7 & 9, Cat £63+) - Est £30

Lot 1544 - 1859 - ½r red orange 'First Issue', coarse impression, a mint block of four with full O.G. Good margins all round, just touching at centre top. Light vertical crease but a scarce multiple. (SG 7) - Est £65

Lot 1545 - 1863 - 1r blue 'Eagle' issue, a mint copy with gum, margins tight to touching and small corner thin on reverse. (SG 19, Cat £24) - Est £10

Lot 1546 - 1863 - 1r blue & 1r deep blue 'Eagle' issue, two used copies, both with four margins. Small faults. (SG 19/19a, Cat £29+) - Est £12

Lot 1547 - 1863 - 2r green 'Eagle' issue, an unused example, four tight margins. Thinned on reverse. (SG 20, Cat £24) - Est £10

Lot 1548 - 1865 - FORGERY: ½r orange yellow 'Eagle' issue 'Forgery' a fine mint block of four. (As SG 21) - Est £12

Lot 1549 - 1871 - 30r green 'First Escuelas' issue Remsted & Neun printing, a fine used copy with neat manuscript cancel, three margins, touching at base. (SG 56, Cat £450) - Est £100

Lot 1550 - 1881 - Complete folded 'Rivodo' letter franked with 1880 25c yellow 'Third Escuelas' issue (SG 94) tied by LA GUAIRA cds. Addressed to CARACAS. - Est £30

Lot 1551 - 1887 - 10c brown LITHO 'Escuelas' issue, perf 11, a fine used copy. Difficult stamp in good condition. (SG 129) - Est £10

Lot 1552 - 1889 - LOCALS: ½r black on blue local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused TETE-BECHE PAIR. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #7) - Est £110

Lot 1553 - 1889 - LOCALS: 1r black on rose local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused TETE-BECHE PAIR. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #8) - Est £110

Lot 1554 - 1889 - LOCALS: 2r black on green local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused TETE-BECHE PAIR. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #9) - Est £110

Lot 1555 - 1889 - LOCALS: 4r black on pale blue local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused TETE-BECHE PAIR. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #11) - Est £110

Lot 1556 - 1889 - LOCALS: 'Porte Libre' black on yellow local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused TETE-BECHE PAIR. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #13) - Est £110

Lot 1557 - 1889 - MARITIME: Nice group of four stamps with octagonal French Maritime cds's with 1882 25c pale brown with superb strike of LIGNE D PAQ FR No.1 cds dated 27 JUL 1889, 1899 50c orange with partial COLON A BORDE cds dated 28 JUN 1903 and 2 x 1911 5c green with fine strikes of LIGNE D PAQ FR No.4 cds's dated MAY 1913 and ABR 1914. (SG 121, 183 & 334) - Est £15

Lot 1558 - 1889 - LOCALS: 3r black on lilac local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A fine unused copy. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #10) - Est £65

Lot 1559 - 1889 - LOCALS: 'Porte Libre' black on yellow local issue for 'CORO Y LA VELA' depicting a bird carrying an envelope, rouletted in black. A unused copy. Very scarce. (Hurt & Williams #13) - Est £65

Lot 1560 - 1894 - CINDERELLA: 5c deep violet on buff and 10c rose on buff 'Zulia' LOCAL issue produced on authority of 'General Rafael Parra' the president of the State of Zulia. The pair fine mint. - Est £15

Lot 1561 - 1900 - 1b purple and 3b vermilion 'Escuelas' issue with variety 'R.T.M.' OPT INVERTED, the 1b is use with a manuscript cancel and the 3b is unused. (SG 195a & 196a) - Est £10

Lot 1562 - 1900 - 1b purple 'Instruccion' issue with variety 'RESELLADA R.T.M.' OPT INVERTED. A fine mint block of four. (SG 195a) - Est £25

Lot 1563 - 1900 - 'RESELLADA RTM' opt issue, the set of six fine mint. (SG 199/204, Cat £24) - Est £15

Lot 1564 - 1903 - CIVIL WAR - GUAYANA ISSUE: 5c black on pink 'Square Type' with blue 'Arms' handstamp, control mark and postmasters 'Signature' at top. A genuine mint copy separated by scissors as is usually the case with the genuine stamps. Genuine examples have 9 ornaments along the bottom frame and forgeries have 10. (SG 255, Cat £44) - Est £35

Lot 1565 - 1903 - CIVIL WAR: 5c black on pink 'MATURIN' Ship issue with 'CORREOS MATURIN' handstamp in blue. A genuine mint copy with gum. A small article on how to tell the genuine from the reprints accompanies. A very scarce issue due to 99% of the stamps offered being forgeries. (See SG 300 and notes below). - Est £35

Lot 1566 - 1904 - PERFINS: 50c yellow 'Bolivar' issue with large 'A.M.' PERFIN. Unused. Scarce. (SG 320) - Est £10

Lot 1567 - 1905 - 'Sixth Anniversary of General Castro's Revolt' issue, the set of three fine mint. (SG 330/2) - Est £10

Lot 1568 - 1910 - 25c deep blue 'Centenary of Independence' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 333, Cat £19) - Est £10

Lot 1569 - 1912 - MARITIME: Cover with manuscript 'J. L. Titto E.E. Crucero Vapor Mariscal Sucre, Puerto Cabello, Ven' return address on reverse franked with 1911 50c deep violet & violet (SG 338) tied by PUERTO CABELLO cds with fine strike of undated 'E.E.U.U. DE VENEZUELA CRUCERO MARISCAL SUCRE' Arms cachet on front of the 'Marsall Sucre' ship of the Venezuelan navy. Addressed to USA. Very scarce. - Est £75

Lot 1570 - 1914 - 5c green 'Bolivar' issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 359, Cat £55) - Est £25

Lot 1571 - 1924 - 25c blue perf 14, 40c prussian blue, 1b grey black and 3b yellow orange perf 12½ and 1938 10c carmine all fine mint. (SG 376, 385, 387/8 & 571, Cat £25+) - Est £10

Lot 1572 - 1930 - FIRST FLIGHT: Cover franked with 1930 10c yellow orange & 1b 70c deep ultramarine (SG396 & 403) tied by CARACAS cds dated 5 MAY 1930. Flown on the Puerto Cabello - Miami Pan Am flight - the Cristobal, Canal Zone leg with first flight cachet on front. Addressed to USA with CRISTOBAL arrival cds on reverse dated 7 MAY 1930. (Muller #23) - Est £15

Lot 1573 - 1932 - 5b red brown on security paper, a fine cd sued copy. (SG 425, Cat £23) - Est £12

Lot 1574 - 1937 - 3.70b rose carmine, 10b bright purple and 20b grey black, the top three values fine unmounted mint. (SG 484/6, Cat £96) - Est £50

Lot 1575 - 1937 - 3b vermilion POSTAGE issue with 'RESELLADO 1937-1938' opt, the top value fine cds used. (SG 494, Cat £130) - Est £70

Lot 1576 - 1938 - 3b orange 'Coffee Picker' issue, a fine cds used copy. The key value of the set. (SG 516, Cat £75) - Est £38

Lot 1577 - 1938 - Range of mint AIR issues with 1938 5c green, 10c carmine, 25c blue, 70c carmine, 75c olive brown, 1.80b blue, 1.90b black, 1.95b light blue, 3.70b grey black & 10b slate purple plus later printing 2.50b orange. (SG 518/9, 521, 523/4, 527/9, 533, 534 & 564, cat £77+) - Est £35

Lot 1578 - 1938 - 'Independence' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 583/91, Cat £34) - Est £18

Lot 1579 - 1938 - 30c violet, 70c carmine, 90c red orange and 1b 40c blue slate 'Independence' issue all fine mint. (SG 584, 587/8 & 590, Cat £28+) - Est £14

Lot 1580 - 1940 - 5b red brown 'Bolivar Statue' issue, the top value fine mint. (SG 645, Cat £29) - Est £15

Lot 1581 - 1941 - Airmail cover franked with 1938 5c blue green & 30c bright violet plus 1940 1b bright lilac and 1941 20c on 25c pale blue (SG 550, 555, 613 & 646) tied by two strikes of LA VICTORIA cds with inverted date slug reading 1 APR 1940 with large purple '12 MAR 1941' handstamp applied over the top. Addressed to USA. - Est £30

Lot 1582 - 1943 - 3b vermilion 'RESELLO 1943' overprint issue, a very fine mint copy. (SG 661, Cat £65) - Est £35

Lot 1583 - 1944 - 'Centenary of the Rochdale Co-operative Society' issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 698/704) - Est £12

Lot 1584 - 1945 - Long REG airmail 'First Day Cover' franked with the 1945 '150th Anniversary of General Sucre' AIRMAIL issue set of ten (SG 708/17) tied by CARACAS cds's with printed red on white 'CARACAS' REG label alongside. Addressed to CURACAO with arrival cds on reverse. A scarce FDC. - Est £35

Lot 1585 - 1947 - 20c on 50c blue with variety 'J.R.G. AEREO VALE BS. 0.20 1946' OPT INVERTED, a fine mint copy. (SG 735a) - Est £10

Lot 1586 - 1947 - 5b scarlet AIR issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 770, Cat £28) - Est £15

Lot 1587 - 1950 - '75th Anniversary of UPU' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 830/8) - Est £10

Lot 1588 - 1950 - 'Bicentenary of Birth of Miranda' issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 839/47, Cat £21) - Est £12

Lot 1589 - 1951 - 'Arms of the Federal District of Caracas' POSTAGE issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 891/7, Cat £200) - Est £120

Lot 1590 - 1951 - 'National Arms of Venezuela' POSTAGE issue, the set of seven fine mint. (SG 922/28, Cat £160) - Est £90

Lot 1591 - 1951 - 50c red orange 'Arms of Tachira' POSTAGE issue, a very fine mint copy. A key stamp of the Arms issue. (SG 942, Cat £375) - Est £190

Lot 1592 - 1951 - ISLAND MAIL: Maritime cover to USA franked with USA 1947 3c green (SG 949) tied by oval PORLAMAR NUEVA ESPARTA cancel in violet and 1963 airmail cover to USA with PORLAMAR NUEVA ESP. cds. Porlamar is the main P.O. on the Island of Margarita. (2 items) - Est £25

Lot 1593 - 1952 - 90c brown red Arms AIR issue for the state of 'Aragua' a fine cds used copy. Key value. (SG 1033) - Est £10

Lot 1594 - 1952 - 'Arms of Lara' AIR issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 1057/65, Cat £100) - Est £60

Lot 1595 - 1952 - 'Miranda' ARMS issue the AIR set of nine used on two registered FDCs from CARACAS to USA. Very attractive. (SG 1073/81) - Est £15

Lot 1596 - 1952 - 'Sucre' ARMS issue the AIR set of nine used on two registered FDCs from CARACAS to USA. Very attractive. (SG 1089/97) - Est £10

Lot 1597 - 1952 - 10c carmine 'Arms of Trujillo' AIR issue, a fine used copy with variety 'SHORT 1 IN 10c'. (SG 1106a) - Est £10

Lot 1598 - 1952 - 'Fourth Centenary of Foundation of Barquisimeto' AIR issue, the set of eight fine mint. (SG 1120/7, Cat £24) - Est £12

Lot 1599 - 1953 - 'Merida' ARMS issue the AIR set of nine used on two registered FDCs from CARACAS to USA. Very attractive. (SG 1144/52) - Est £12

Lot 1600 - 1953 - 'Arms of Portuguesa' AIR issue, the set of nine fine mint. (SG 1176/84, Cat £90) - Est £55

Lot 1601 - 1954 - Arms of Amazonas' AIR issue, the set of nine mint, a number of the stamps have thins on gum inc the rare 1b. (SG 1281/9, Cat £500) - Est £120

Lot 1602 - 1954 - 'Arms of Amazonas' AIR issue, the set of nine fine mint. All stamps in superb condition without any faults. The key set of this issue (SG 1281/9, Cat £500) - Est £250

Lot 1603 - 1954 - 10c carmine 'Arms of Amazonas' and 10c carmine 'Arms of Nueva Esparta' AIR issue, both fine UNMOUNTED MINT corner marginal blocks of four with sheet number in margin both showing variety 'SHORT 1 IN 10'. (SG 1282, 1282a, 1330 & 1330a) - Est £14

Lot 1604 - 1955 - MARITIME: Black & white PPC of 'George Washington' franked with USA pair 1938 ½c orange (SG 799) tied by undated REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA FUERZAS NAVALES DESTRUCTOR ARAGUA 'Arms' cancel in black and pair 1954 ½c vermilion (SG 1027) tied by undated REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA F.N.V. ZULIA 'Arms' cancel. Addressed to USA. - Est £25

Lot 1605 - 1955 - Registered parcel tag franked on reverse with 1953 45c plum and pair 1b bluish violet AIR issue (SG 1251 & 1257) tied by CARACAS cds dated 17 MAY 1955. Addressed to FRANCE with boxed REG marking on address side and French arrival cds also tying stamps with Air Line cachet alongside. A very unusual rate. - Est £25

Lot 1606 - 1957 - 'Tamanaco Hotel' issue the complete set (Postage & Air) of twenty six fine mint. (SG 1435/60, Cat £28+) - Est £15

Lot 1607 - 1958 - 5c, 10c, 15c, 20c, 35c, 45c, 50c & 1b 'GPO Caracas' issue (the 1958 printings) set of eight fine mint plus 1965 5c on 95c reddish purple, 5c on 1b olive, 10c on 70c  black & deep grey, 10c on 45c orange & violet and 20c on 55c SURCHARGE issue all in fine unmounted mint blocks of eight. (SG 1475/8, 1481, 1483/5, 1842/3, 1858, 1862 & 1876) - Est £10

Lot 1608 - 1961 - 'Birds' issue, the set of six fine unmounted mint. (SG 1694/9) - Est £10

Lot 1609 - 1962 - 'Birds' issue, both postage & air sets fine unmounted mint. (SG 1748/62, Cat £34+) - Est £18

Lot 1610 - 1965 - Range of 'RESELLADO' opts, all good to fine used with forty four different out of the set of fifty five. Difficult stamps to find. (Between SG 1842 and 1896) - Est £10

Lot 1611 - 1966 - 'Bolivar Commemoration' issue, the set of twelve fine unmounted mint. (SG 1970/81) - Est £10

Lot 1612 - 1976 - 5c to 20b 'Bolivar' definitive issue, all fine mint, many are unmounted. (SG 2313/29, Cat £40+) - Est £20

Lot 1613 - 1874-1940 - POSTMARKS: A useful lot all fully identified good to fine strikes inc cds's of TINAQUILLO, AGUARAMAS, TOVAR, SABANA DE MERIDA, TOCUYO, CORO, SAN CRISTOBAL, CALABOZO, CONDE & LA FLORIDA. Also a barred numeral '12' NY maritime cancel, few FUERA DE HORA types & odd manuscript. (21 items) - Est £45

Lot 1614 - 1902-1941 - 1902 PPC to Italy franked with pair 5c tied by RUBIO cancels in red, 1914 cover to USA with pair 25c tied by RUBIO cds, 1941 cover to USA with 25c tied CASIGUA and two later airmail covers one REG with LOS TEQUES cancels & printed REG label and the other with PETARE cds. (5 items) - Est £25

Virgin Islands

Lot 1615 - 1867 - 1/- black & rose carmine on white paper, perf 15, a fine unused example. (SG 18, Cat £90) - Est £40

Lot 1616 - 1867 - 1/- black & rose carmine on toned paper, perf 15, a fine mint copy with full O.G. (SG 19, Cat £75) - Est £30

Lot 1617 - 1879 - 2½d red brown QV issue, wmk 'Crown CC', a fine mint copy. (SG 25, Cat £120) - Est £50

Lot 1618 - 1938 - 5/- carmine GVI issue on ordinary paper, a fine mint copy. (SG 119a, Cat £20) - Est £10

Lot 1619 - 1938 - 10/- blue & £1 black GVI issue both top values fine mint. (SG 120/1, Cat £20) - Est £10

Zanzibar

Lot 1620 - 1882 - INDIA USED IN ZANZIBAR: 3a brown orange QV issue of India used with fine strike of ZANZIBAR squared circle dated JUN 1888. (SG Z68) - Est £10

Lot 1621 - 1894 - FRENCH P.O.s: ½a on 5c deep green and 1a on 10c black on rose 'Surcharge' issue, both fine cds used. (SG 1/2, Cat £46) - Est £20

Lot 1622 - 1896 - 2r green & red and 3r dull purple & red both mint (3r with small thin on gum) plus 5r sepia & red fine used. (SG 171/2 & 174, Cat £82) - Est £35

Lot 1623 - 1897 - FRENCH P.O.s: ½a on 5c green, ½a on 5c yellow green, 1a on 10c black on lilac, 1½a on 15c blue, 2½a on 25c black on rose (2), 4a on 40c red on yellow, 5a on 50c carmine and 101fr olive green 'ZANZIBAR' surcharge issue, all fine cds used. (SG 20, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31/2 & 35, Cat £133+) - Est £60

Lot 1624 - 1936 - 7.50s light blue GVI issue, a fine mint copy. (SG 321, Cat £48) - Est £24

Lot 1625 - 1947 - 'Definitive' issue, the set of fifteen fine mint. (SG 358/72, Cat £45) - Est £20

Lot 1626 - 1949 - GVI 'Silver Wedding' issue, the pair fine mint. (SG 333/4, Cat £25+) - Est £12

Lot 1627 - 1952 - 7s 50c grey black & emerald, a fine mint copy. (SG 351, Cat £28) - Est £12

Lot 1628 - 1957 - 5/- deep bright blue, 7s 50c green & 10/- carmine, the three top values fine mint. (SG 370/2, Cat £39) - Est £18

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