Important Stamps and Covers of the World

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Important Stamps and Covers of the World

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Wednesday 5th May 2021 - 10:00am  
Thursday 6th May 2021 - 10:00am  

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Antigua1932 Tercentenary, three contemporary photographs from the printer's record book of unadopted designs for the 6d., 2/6d. and 5/-, affixed as a vertical strip of three to paper and dated '21.8.31' in black ink at the top; fine and unique. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 1d. grey-black and bright blue-green lower left corner example, variety cleft rock; fine unmounted mint. S.G. 11da, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 8d. grey-black and bright violet mint pair; the left-hand stamp with shamrock flaw, very lightly mounted. S.G. 17d, £375+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 1/- grey-black and brown (2), the first with variety broken mainmast and the second with cleft rock; both lightly mounted mint. S.G. 18a, c, £775. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 2/- grey black and blue on blue, variety broken mainmast; lightly mounted mint, fine. S.G. 19a, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 3/- grey-black and blue on blue left marginal example, variety broken mainmast, lightly mounted and some hinge reinforcement between stamp and margin. S.G. 20a, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1911 Stamp Design Competition, 1d. contemporary photographic essay of the equal 2nd prize entrant by D. Mackay, fine. BW E42. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1913-14 First Watermark10/- grey and pink with part original gum, very well-centred and fresh appearance; light corner bend at lower right. S.G. 14, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1913-14 First Watermark£1 brown and ultramarine with part original gum, very light vertical gum bend at foot not affecting the fresh and fine appearance. S.G. 15, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1913-14 First Watermark£2 black and rose with lightly toned gum, well-centred and bright appearance, slightly nibbled perfs. at top and small diagonal gum bend at lower right. S.G. 16, £6,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915 Second Watermark2/- brown, well-centred and part original gum; fine. S.G. 29, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 Third Watermark10/- grey and pink with part original gum, perfs trimmed slightly at foot, fresh appearance. S.G. 43, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 Third Watermark10/- grey and bright aniline pink and 10/- pale aniline pink; both off-centre but with good colour, the former with slightly uneven perfs, both with part original gum. S.G. 43a, 43b, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 Third Watermark£1 chocolate and dull blue with large part original gum, a few pulled perfs at top, otherwise fresh and fine. S.G. 44, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1915-27 Third Watermark£1 chestnut and bright blue, well-centred and with large part original gum; fine and fresh. S.G. 44a, £3,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1923 KGV 1½d. green pair on plain envelope cancelled by "parksville/7 mr 23/vic" c.d.s., this being first day of issue, fine. Very rare. BW cat. $10,000. Photoprovenance:Dr. HeslopSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1923-24 £1 grey with large part original gum, fairly well-centred, a few very minor tone spots on reverse. S.G. 75, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark £2 black and rose with part original gum, centred to upper left, fresh appearance. S.G. 114, £4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1931-36 C of A 10/- grey and pink, well-centred and with sheet margin at right; lightly mounted mint, fine. S.G. 136, £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1931-36 C of A £1 grey with large part original gum, centred slightly to top, fine and fresh appearance. S.G. 137, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1931-36 C of A £2 black and rose, fairly well-centred and lightly mounted mint, fine and fresh appearance. S.G. 138, £4,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1937-49 perf 13½x14 3d. blue with "white wattles" block of four, fresh and fine unmounted mint. S.G. 168a, £680. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1966-73 QE 5c. blue strip of three with margin at left, the left-hand pair imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 386cb, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustraliaBritish Commonwealth Occupation Force (Japan)1d. to 5/- set of seven in corner marginal blocks of four (6d. marginal from the top of the sheet), mounted in the margins only; 5/- block with small tear in margin at top, not affecting adhesives; attractive multiples. S.G. J1-J7a, £760+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1859 1d. plate proof upper marginal block of four in black on thick card, fineprovenance:Charles Freeland, 2019Peter Jaffé, 2006Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1861-62 1d. lake, trial perforation perf. 11 to 12½, prepared for use but not issued, block of four imperforate at foot and between horizontally and vertically, part original gum; small tone spot to lower right margin, fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1934). S.G. 7. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1862 no watermark 1d. carmine-lake, imperforate horizontal pair from the right of the sheet, good margins elsewhere, large part original gum. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1880 (16 Mar.) envelope to New York, bearing 1876 CC perf 14 4d. bright rose cancelled "A05", showing New York "due/3/u.s. currency" d.s. (22.3) with U.S. Postage Due 3c. affixed alongside and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps. A neat and attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1883 £1 hand-painted essay in Official Receipt size in shades of brown on orange-brown paper with country name and value tablet highlighted in Chinese white, affixed to card (69x84mm.) and dated '17 aug 83; unique. Photo Note: The Crown Agents asked for an alternative design estimate for a keyplate and a duty-plate design and asked for the colour of the 5/- to be changed so as to leave blue free for a possible 2/6d. value at a later date.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1922 ½d. purple and black block of four printer's samples on gummed, unwatermarked paper, each overprinted "specimen" Type DS1, fresh appearance; light toning on reverse. B.P.A. Certificate (1980)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1938-52 2½d. violet with "2½ penny" printed double, fine mint. A major KGVI rarity. B.P.A. Certificate (2019). S.G. 153ab, £6,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus 4d. light blue and red-orange block of four from the left of the sheet [R.5/2] variety 'coiumbus' for 'columbus' lightly mounted on upper pair, also 5/- and £1 each with damaged 'of'', an early state of the listed broken 'of' and 'us' variety, unmounted mint. S.G. 168/168aSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus 8d. ultramarine and scarlet in complete sheet of sixty, numbered '3091' and folded in half, showing variety 'coiumbus' (R. 5/2); unmounted mint with light and even gum toning, very minor, mostly peripheral perf. splitting and a few trivial bends in the margins only, as to be expected. A superb exhibition piece of great importance to this issue. B.P.A. Certificate (1993). S.G. 170/170a, £12,200+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1840 (8 Nov.) soldier's entire letter "from Robert Smith, Private 52 Regt." to Lichfield, Staffs., rated "Pd1" and countersigned by the Commanding Officer of the 6th. Regiment; the contents refer to "many deaths in the regiment", the General, monthly salary of £1, wishing to purchase his discharge for £10 and horse racing, etc.; accompanied by a 1971 letter from the Headquarters of the Light Division explaining the movements of the 52nd. Regiment in the West Indies. A few faults though a scarce concessionary rate cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "B...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1852-55 Paper blued(½d.) yellow-green with good to large margins and crisply cancelled "1"; fine and scarce. S.G. 1, £700. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 11 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1852-55 Paper blued(1d.) blue (2), (1d.) deep blue shades (3, cancelled "4", "5" and "6") and (4d.) brownish red (5, four cancelled "1" and one cancelled "10"), all with four margins; one (4d.) discoloured, otherwise good to fine. S.G. 3, 4, 5, £1,965Note: "10" cancellation illustrated on page 24 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1852-55 Paper blued(1d.) deep blue (2), (4d.) brownish-red (3, one discoloured and no gum) and prepared for use but not issued (no value) slate-blue, part original gum. S.G. 4, 5, 5aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1852-55 Paper bluedPrepared for use but not issued, (No value) slate-blue blocks of four (one marginal) in contrasting shades, large part original gum; fine. S.G. 5a, £224+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1855-58 white paper, (½d.) yellow-green (3), (½d.) green (3), (1d.) pale blue and (1d.) deep blue pair, all with good to large or very large margins and cancelled "1"; fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1965) for the pair. S.G. 7-10, £975Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1860 no watermark, pin-perf. 12½ (½d.) yellow-green with the perforations intact on the vertical sides and with traces at the base, neatly cancelled "1"; an attractive example of this scarce stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (1970). S.G. 16, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) blue-green marginal horizontal pair from the left of the sheet, hinge remainder in margin, the stamps unmounted, and 6d. dull orange-vermilion vertical pair with part to large part original gum. A fresh and attractive pair of multiples. R.P.S. Certificates (2018 and 2010 respectively). S.G. 21a, 32, £470Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue block of ten (2x5), variety imperforate, good to large margins on three sides, narrow sheet margin at right, unused without gum as usual; the right-hand vertical pair with a diagonal crease and one other with small adhesion at foot. A rare and impressive multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (1950). S.G. 23a, £4,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) deep blue strip of three, the centre stamp showing "split" in design at upper right caused by a small natural paper crease, part original gum, fresh and most attractive. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 24, £225+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull brown-red horizontal pair, variety imperforate with good to large margins, part original gum; fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificates (1959 and 2018), the latter stating "heavily hinged" which we consider harsh. S.G. 26a, £1,600. Photoprovenance:E.K. Lickfold, February 1962Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull brown-red horizontal pair, variety imperforate with good to large margins, part original gum; fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (2019) stating "heavily hinged" which we consider harsh. S.G. 26a, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull brown-red horizontal pair, variety imperforate with good to large margins, part original gum; a little toned and left stamp with vertical crease, otherwise fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 26a, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. rose-red, unused with part original gum, and a used example with bootheel "1", both with lovely fresh colour. S.G. 29, £399Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. orange-red, 6d. dull orange-vermilion (2, one imperforate) and 6d. orange (4, shades), part original gum; a couple with light fox marks and one with two vertical creases though of good to fine appearance. S.G. 30-33 groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. bright orange-vermilion and 6d. dull orange-vermilion horizontal pairs, both cancelled with bootheel "1"; scarce multiples with the latter being one of only two recorded according to Roett. S.G. 31, 32Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1861-70 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. dull orange-vermilion block of four, unused with part to large part original gum, lovely fresh colour and a most attractive multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 32, £720+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) green block of four, the upper pair with part original gum, the lower pair apparently unmounted; a few stains in places though of generally good appearance and a rare multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 43, £720+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) green and 1871 watermark Small Star, rough perf. 14 to 16 (1d.) blue, unused with part original gum; sound. S.G. 43, 48, £360Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(½d.) green and (½d.) yellow-green (2), all imperforate and cancelled with single-ring datestamps, apparently dated in the early 1870s. A.P.S. (2002) and R.P.S. (2, 2016) Certificates. Also (½d.) yellow-green, unused with part original gum. S.G. 43, 43aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue, unused with part original gum; a lovely large and well-centred example of this rare stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2016) states "stains to perforations and sweated gum" both of which we consider harsh with the reference to perforation stains barely apparent. S.G. 44, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue, unused without gum and quite well-centred; a couple of pulled perfs. towards lower left, otherwise a sound example of this rare stamp. R.P.S. Certificates (1956 and 2016). S.G. 44, £2,500. Photoprovenance:B.L.E. BurtonSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue in a lovely bright shade, unused without gum; perfs. shaved at left and at foot and a small thin at top though a presentable example of this rare stamp. S.G. 44, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue horizontal pair twice cancelled with bootheel "1" and 1872 watermark Small Star, clean-cut perf. 14½ to 15½ 6d. orange-vermilion horizontal pair twice cancelled with 1874 datestamp; the latter with small fault at upper right, otherwise fine and a scarce pair of multiples. S.G. 44, 53Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(1d.) blue on blue paper, a horizontal pair sharing a good near-complete strike of the bootheel "7" cancellation; trace of soiling at centre though a rare multiple of this scarce stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 44a, £280+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1870-71 Watermark Large Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 166d. orange-vermilion, fresh unused without gum; crease at upper right barely detracts from the fine appearance of this scarce and most attractive stamp. Brandon Certificate (2007). S.G. 46, 31, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 16(4d.) dull rose-red, unused with part original gum. An attractive example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 49, £1,300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black marginal horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet, variety double row of perforations between stamps and margin, part original gum. A fine and rare variety. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 51, £500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1871 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161/- black block of four with several part or large part bootheel "1" cancellations; some stains to the paper caused by the cancellations, otherwise sound and a rare multiple with only two such blocks recorded by Roett. S.G. 51. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1872 Watermark Small Star, Clean-cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(1d.) blue horizontal pair, unused with part original gum; small tone mark at lower left corner, otherwise fine. A scarce multiple with only a handful of such multiples listed in Roett. R.P.S. Certificate (2010). S.G. 52, £650+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1872 Watermark Small Star, Clean-cut Perf. 14½ to 15½(1d.) blue horizontal strip of three twice unusually cancelled with Barbados August 20 1872 double-arc datestamp; fine and the largest recorded multiple. S.G. 52. Photoprovenance:MarshallHodsell HurlockSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1872 Watermark Small Star, Clean-cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange-vermilion, unused with small part gum which appears to have been manipulated though a sound and attractive example of this scarce stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 53, £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1872 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 11 to 13 x 14½ to 15½(4d.) dull vermilion, fresh unused without gum. An attractive example of this scarce stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). S.G. 57, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1873 watermark Large Star, Clean-cut Perf. 14½ to 15½4d. dull rose-red (2), one neatly cancelled with 1874 datestamp, the other crisply cancelled with small part of a datestamp and two small parts of a bootheel. S.G. 59, £500. Photo for bothSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1873 watermark Large Star, Clean-cut Perf. 14½ to 15½6d. orange vermilion imperforate block of four, fresh unused without gum and with good to large margins; fine. S.G. 60b, £200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1873 Watermark Small Star, Perf 15½x155/- dull rose handstamped "specimen. (BAR1), large part original gum, large old time hinge remaining marked "E Healy. 384"; small inclusion at upper left. S.G. 64s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1873 Watermark Small Star, Perf 15½x155/- dull rose handstamped "specimen" (BAR2), part original gum; trace of gum creasing. S.G. 64. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1873 Watermark Small Star, Perf 15½x155/- dull rose, two examples, quite well-centred, one with void bootheel and one with bootheel "1"; the latter with light toning on most of reverse though both of good appearance. S.G. 64, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perf. 14½d. (3, with a horizontal pair) and 1d. (3), all but the single ½d. and one 1d. with part to large part original gum; one 1d. with a small thin, fine appearance. S.G. 65, 66, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1874-75 Watermark Large Star, Perf. 141d. deep blue block of four with small to large part original gum, the lower pair with the merest trace of a hinge; minor natural gum creases. A rare and attractive multiple, being one of only three such blocks recorded after a block of six. R.P.S. Certificate (2019) states "heavily hinged" which we consider harsh. S.G. 66, £560+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½½d. bright green horizontal strip of three, fresh unused with part to large part original gum; fine and the second largest recorded multiple. S.G. 67, £270+. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 176 of the Roett handbookprovenance:MarshallHodsell HurlockSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½½d. bright green unused and 4d. deep red with part original gum; ½d. bright green (5 with a scarce horizontal pair, two cancelled "5" (St. John) or "11" (St. Lucy) and one with watermark reversed) and 4d. deep red (2, both with watermark reversed); generally fine. S.G. 67, 67x, 68, 68x, £536Note: ½d. used pair illustrated on page 177 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for B...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½6d. bright yellow (aniline), unused with part original gum, fresh colour; fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (1981). S.G. 69, £950. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½6d. chrome-yellow, unused with part original gum, fresh colour and fine. Scarce. S.G. 70, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½6d. chrome-yellow horizontal pair, one cancelled with bootheel duplex, the other with large part bootheel; minor traces of colour suffusion on reverse of left-hand stamp, otherwise sound and the equalling largest multiple known. S.G. 70. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 180 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½6d. chrome-yellow horizontal pair with watermark Crown to right of CC, indistinct portions of bootheel cancellations; fine and the equalling largest multiple known of this value. S.G. 70. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½1/- violet (aniline), unused with part original gum; horizontal crease and a trace of soiling on a few perfs., otherwise sound. B.P.A. Certificate (1987). S.G. 71, £500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 12½1/- violet (aniline) horizontal strip of four cancelled with portions of July 1876 datestamps and bootheels; fine and the largest recorded used multiple. S.G. 71. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 18€2 of the Roett handbookprovenance:Charlton HenryJ.L. MessengerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 14½d. (2), 1d., 4d., 6d. and 1/-, each handstamped "specimen" (BAR 1) in red (½d. and 1/-), blue-black (1d. and 6d.) and 4d. (black), unused (1d.) or with part original gum. A scarce group. Cat. £810Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 143d., 4d. crimson-lake, 6d. and 1/- dull mauve, each handstamped "specimen." (Type BAR 2), part original gum; 4d. with a small thin, otherwise fine and a scarce quartetSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 14½d. blocks of four (2) with watermarks reversed and in differing shades, fresh mint with the lower pair in one remaining unmounted. S.G. 72x, £212+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141d. dull blue block of four with large part original gum; upper right-hand stamp with thins at top though of fine appearance. S.G. 73, £560+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141d. dull blue block of four with watermark inverted, lightly mounted with the lower pair remaining unmounted; very fine. S.G. 73w, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141d. dull blue (3), one bisected diagonally, twice cancelled "10" and tied on piece, and a further example bisected diagonally and tied on small newspaper piece by bootheel with 20 March 1877 datestamp; an attractive pair of bisected frankings. S.G. 73a, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141d. grey-blue horizontal strip of three, each cancelled by very light datestamp. A fine and rare multiple in a delicate shade. S.G. 74provenance:BrownSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141d. grey-blue block of six (3x2) cancelled with several 11 May 1876 duplex; upper right stamp with a small tear at right, nevertheless lovely rich colour and the largest used multiple recorded. S.G. 74. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 143d. mauve-lilac unused with part original gum (3) and used (2, one cancelled with part "late fee" handstamp), shades; one unused with a thin though generally fine. S.G. 75, £542Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 144d. red block of four, lightly mounted mint; fresh and fine. The second largest mint multiple. S.G. 76, £600+. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 196 of the Roett handbookprovenance:Charlton HenryCaveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 144d. red and 4d. carmine horizontal pairs cancelled with bootheels and 1882 double-arc datestamps respectively; fine with three such multiples of each recorded. S.G. 76, 77Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 144d. carmine horizontal pair and 4d. crimson-lake single, unused with part original gum; one of the pair with small thins though of good to fine appearance. S.G. 77, 78, £950Note: Illustrated on page 196 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 144d. crimson-lake, unused with part original gum; one tiny thin, otherwise fine. Scarce. S.G. 78, £500. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 196 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 144d. crimson-lake block of six (3x2) cancelled with several bootheel and 1 March 1888 datestamps; a few perforations trimmed in places and the right-hand block of four separated between vertically and strengthened, nevertheless very rare and the largest known used multiple. S.G. 78. Photoprovenance:UrwwickC. BayleyJoseph HackmeySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 146d. chrome-yellow block of six (3x2), large part original gum with the lower row apparently remaining unmounted. A fine and rare multiple. Brandon Certificate (1995). S.G. 79, £900+. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 199 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 146d. chrome-yellow unused with part original gum, a used horizontal pair with neat duplex cancellation and two singles (one with pen cross and one with reduced pen cancellation), 1/- violet with traces of cancellation and 1/- dull mauve unused (thin in one corner). S.G. 79, 82, 83Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 146d. chrome-yellow block of four with watermark Crown to right of CC, fine mint. S.G. 79w, £640. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 146d. yellow horizontal pair, fresh with large part original gum; a fine and scarce multiple. S.G. 80, £700+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 146d. yellow, two contrasting shades with part original gum, one with a shortish perf. at top. Both have R.P.S. Certificate (2019) which state "heavily hinged" and which we consider harsh. S.G. 80. £700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141/- purple, unused with part original gum. S.G. 81, £170Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141/- purple block of four with Crown to left of CC, lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. A very fine and scarce multiple. S.G. 81w, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141/- purple horizontal strip of four cancelled with several part duplex and two 29 May 1880 datestamps; a few split perfs. in places, otherwise fine and the largest known used multiple. S.G. 81. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 202 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia Issues1875-81 Watermark Crown CC, Perf. 141/- dull mauve horizontal strip of four cancelled with several part duplex and two 9 January 1881 datestamps; a few split perfs. in places, otherwise fine and the largest known used multiple. S.G. 83. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 206 of the Roett handbookprovenance:Charlton HenrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsInland Mail1856 (7 Aug.) envelope from Bridgetown to Miss Ann Fields, St. George, bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) pale blue with three good to large margins and clearly cancelled "1", the reverse with code "1" and "4" datestamps for the same day; minor age marks on face and reverse with a few faults though a scarce inland letter. Photoprovenance:Colin BayleySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsInland Mail1857 (7 Sept.) envelope from Bridgetown to the Rev. B.B. Leacock "Heywood's St. Peters", bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) deep blue with good to very large margins and lightly cancelled "1", the reverse marked "To be forwarded to the Rev. B.B.L. if still in the Island, otherwise to be opened by Mrs. J Leacock" and showing "1" and large part "7" datestamps; a few small imperfections on reverse, otherwise fine. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 46 of the Roett handbookprovenance:Harmers, October 1993Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Pri...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsInland Mail1871 (7 Mar.) small envelope from St. Peter to Miss Bend at St. Michael, bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue cancelled with fine bootheel "10", the reverse (part flap missing) with complete "10" despatch datestamp across flap and another and small part datestamp; the sole local cover recorded with this bootheel cancellation. Also 1882 envelope from Bridgetown to Christchurch bearing 1882 ½d. pair with bootheel duplex and with very light "ch ch" datestamp at foot, and 1892 2d. F size registered envelope, uprated with 1882 1d., cancelled...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Antigua1878 (29 Dec.) envelope from Bishop's Court to the Lord Bishop of Antigua at St. John's, rated "4" and bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 6d. chrome-yellow cancelled with bootheel and showing two despatch datestamps alongside, arrival datestamp (3.1) on reverse; a rare franking with only two covers (this being the earlier) recorded bearing this 6d. value to this destination. Photoprovenance:ChallisSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information plea...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo British Guiana1866 (4 Nov.) printed Booker Bros. Prices Current from Bridgetown "p Mail" to Demerara, rated "1" and bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue cancelled with bootheel "1" and with despatch "1" datestamp on reverse; a couple of creases, otherwise sound and one of only two examples recorded of the printed matter rate to this destination. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Canada1864 (11 July) blue envelope from Bridgetown "per Mail" and "Via Havana" to Granby, Canada East, rated "4" and bearing 1861-70 6d. orange-red cancelled with bootheel "1", showing despatch datestamp, "unpaid 5" and, on reverse, St. Thomas (14.7), Montreal and Quebec datestamps; horizontal crease crosses adhesive, otherwise soundprovenance: Hodsell HurlockColin BayleySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Condi...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Dominica1857 (27 June) entire (no side flaps) from Bridgetown "p Mail" to The Honourable William Davies, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) deep blue (placed inverted) with good to large margins and lightly cancelled "1", the reverse with "1", double-arc and arrival (27.6) datestamps. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo New Brunswick1867 (25 Apr.) entire (no side flaps) from Bridgetown to St. Johns, rated "4" and bearing 1861-70 (1d.) deep blue and (4d.) dull brown-red both cancelled with bootheel "1" and showing "more to pay" and "5/cents" handstamps alongside, the reverse with despatch, St. Thomas (29.4) and arrival (13.5) datestamp. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 98 of the Roett handbookprovenance:Charlton HenryHart 1982WoodSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo New Brunswick1875 (2 Mar.) "Printed Circular" wrapper from Bridgetown "Per Mail via Bermuda & Halifax" to St. Andrew, bearing 1874 perf. 14 1d. deep blue (affixed over edge) cancelled with "1" datestamp with a further strike alongside; attractive and the sole recorded example of this stamp paying the printed matter rate. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Nova Scotia1864 (25 Aug.) "Printed Matter Only." wrapper from Bridgetown to Annapolis Royal, rated "1"" and bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue neatly cancelled with bootheel "1" and with "1" datestamp at left, St. Thomas datestamp (29.8) on reverse; clean and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Nova Scotia1868 (8 Aug.) "Printed Circular" complete with Clairmonte & Co. "Market Report" to Annapolis, rated "1" and bearing 1876-81 (1d.) pale blue (affixed over edge) neatly cancelled by bootheel "1" and showing despatch "1" datestamp and handstruck "1" handstamp alongside, the reverse with St. Thomas (12.8), Halifax and arrival (4.9) datestamps. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Nova Scotia1869 (10 Feb.) buff envelope from Bridgetown to Annapolis, rated "1" and bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue cancelled with bootheel "1" and with "1" datestamp alongside, St. Thomas transit datestamp (13.2) on reverse; clean and an attractive example of the unsealed letter rate. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo St. Lucia1856 (28 Dec.) entire from Bridgetown to Macfarlane & Co., rated "4" in black (inter-island packet rate due) and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) blue with good to large margins and neatly cancelled "1", the reverse with "1", despatch and arrival (30.12) double-ring datestamps; clean and attractiveprovenance:Colin BayleySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo St. Lucia1858 (11 June) entire from Bridgetown to Macfarlane & Co., rated "4" (inter island packet rate due) bearing 1855-58 (1d.) blue cancelled "1" and with, on reverse (small portion torn away) "1" despatch and arrival (12.6) datestampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo St. Lucia1861 (25 Mar.) entire, rated "4" and bearing 1860 pin-perf. 14 (1d.) pale blue (perfs. on three sides) lightly cancelled "1", despatch and arrival (27.3) datestamps on reverse; small hole in face panel at foot. A scarce stamp on cover. S.G. 14. Photoprovenance:Leslie S. Wheeler, May 1970Joseph Hackmey, April 1986Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo St. Lucia1861 (10 Apr.) entire from Bridgetown to Macfarlane & Co., rated "4" (inter island packet rate due) and "1" (inland rated due) bearing 1855-58 (1d.) blue (a couple of small imperfections) lightly cancelled "1" and with, on reverse (small portion torn away) "1" despatch and arrival (12.4) datestampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Tobago1854 (4 Sept.) mourning envelope from St. Lucy to "His excellency The Lieutenant Governor", rated "4" and bearing 1852-55 blued paper (1d.) blue lightly cancelled "11", the reverse with "11" and double-arc despatch (5.9) datestamps; the adhesive defective and the reverse with a couple of sellotape stains though the sole example with a blue paper (1d.) and this cancellation recorded. Photoprovenance:ShilstoneSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For m...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Tobago1871 (17 July) entire letter from Bridgetown to the Secretary of the Executive Committee, rated "4" and bearing 1870-71 6d. orange-vermilion cancelled with bootheel "1", despatch and arrival (22.7) datestamps on reverse. Photoprovenance:Colin Bayley when described as S.G. 31Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1856 (7 Mar.) entire from Bridgetown "p mail" to Charles Fabien, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) pale blue with good to large margins and lightly cancelled "1", the reverse with "1" and small part arrival datestampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1856 (22 Nov.) entire letter from Bridgetown to Frederick Trowbridge "Care of Messers A Campbell & Co." and with "Try Trinidad" added in pencil, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) blue with good to large margin and neatly cancelled "1", the reverse with "12 and double-arc despatch datestampsSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1859 (21 Mar.) entire from Bridgetown "p mail" to Charles Fabien, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper (1d.) blue with good to large margins twice cancelled "1" and showing, on reverse, despatch and two other very light datestamps; horizontal filing crease at footSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1861 (7 Mar.) large part "Mercantile Intelligencer" (fractionally truncated at right) from Bridgetown to Charles Fabien, rated "1" in red crayon and bearing 1861-70 (1d.) blue cancelled "1", despatch datestamp at lower right cornerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1861 (19 Dec.) and 1868 (17 Mar.) entires from Bridgetown to Charles Fabien, the first rated "4" in blue crayon and bearing 1861-70 early (first?) printing (1d.) blue cancelled "1", despatch datestamp on face and light arrival datestamp on reverse, the second rated "4", bearing 1861-70 6d. orange-vermilion cancelled with fine bootheel "1" and with despatch and arrival datestamps alongside; both with a few faults, otherwise a sound pairSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable t...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo Trinidad1866 (18 Aug.) entire letter from Bridgetown to Messers. Fitt & Co., rated "4" and bearing 1861-70 6d. orange-red lightly cancelled with bootheel "1", despatch "1" datestamp on reverse; two light filing creases one just touching left edge of adhesiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1858 (11 Nov.) envelope from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1858 (10 Nov.) 6d. rose-red with large margins all round and twice cancelled "1", arrival datestamp (2.12) alongside, despatch datestamp on reverse; the earliest known use of the 6d. adhesive either the day of issue or the day after. Also from the same correspondence1857 (11 Nov.) envelope from St. Peter, stamp removed though the reverse with code "10", Code "1", double-arc and arrival datestamps PhotoNote: Original research by the owner has brought to light...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1859 (27 Sept.) entire letter from Bridgetown to Edinburgh, erroneously franked at Prices Current rate with 1855-58 white paper (1d.) pale blue with good to large margins and lightly cancelled "1", London Paid transit datestamp (18.10) alongside, the reverse with two senders cachets, despatch and arrival (19.10) datestamps, two filing creases, one crossing the adhesive. An unusual item of mail accepted as printed matter in error and believed unique addressed to The United Kingdom. B.P.A. Certificate (2004). PhotoNote...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1867 (7 June) envelope from Bridgetown to Sir William Fitzherbert at Ashbourne, bearing 1861-70 1/- brown-black cancelled by bootheel "1" and with London Paid transit datestamp (27.6) alongside, despatch "1" and arrival (27.6) datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1869 (8 Sept.) envelope from Bridgetown "Per Mail" to Exeter, bearing 1861-70 1/- black with indistinct bootheel cancellation, the reverse with "1" despatch and arrival (27.9) datestampsprovenance:Colin BayleySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1871 (24 June) entire from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1870-71 1/- black cancelled with bootheel "1" and showing London Paid arrival datestamp at left, Barbados "1" datestamp on reverse; a couple of filing creases, otherwise soundprovenance:Colin BayleySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1872 (23 Feb.) envelope (Worcestershire Regimental Crest on flap) to Ellington near Ramsgate, bearing 1871 watermark Small Star 1/- black cancelled with double-arc datestamp and with another strike alongside, Ramsgate datestamp (14.3) on reverse. Photoprovenance:Hodsell HurlockChallisSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1873 (13 Mar.) front ex the Bernardy correspondence from Bridgetown to London, marked "Book Post" and bearing 1873 watermark Small Star 6d. orange-vermilion placed sideways and neatly cancelled by "1" datestamp with a further strike alongside; a couple of creases clear of the adhesive. A rare franking with only one other Book Post rate recorded, this being established in 1871Note: Illustrated on page 149 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1873 (28 June) entire from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1872 watermark Small Star 1/- black cancelled with double-arc datestamp with a further strike alongside and over-cancelled with London Paid datestamp (14.7); minor soiling at top clear of the adhesiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1875 (29 Apr.) envelope from Bridgetown to Weston Super Mare, bearing 1873 watermark Large Star 1/- black cancelled with double-arc datestamp with a further strike alongside, arrival datestamp (15.5) on reverse. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 162 of the Roett handbookSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1877 (10 Nov.) envelope from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 1/- violet (aniline) cancelled with double-arc datestamp with a further strike alongside, no arrival datestamp. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 205 of the Roett handbook provenance:Harmers, October 1956ChallisSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1879 (10 May) "The Barbados Association For The Protection Of Liens Against Plantations." wrapper from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 1d. grey-blue neatly cancelled by bootheel duplex, fine and attractive; the only recorded example of a De La Rue 1d. paying this rate to England. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1880 (29 Jan.) envelope from Bridgetown "pr R.M. Str." to Oswestry, bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 1/- dull mauve, marginal from the top of the sheet and placed inverted, cancelled with double-arc datestamp, arrival datestamp (12.2) on reverse. PhotoNote: Illustrated on page 206 of the Roett handbook provenance:Harmers, November 1985DavisSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United Kingdom1882 (1 July) envelope from Bridgetown to London, bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 4d. carmine cancelled by bootheel duplex, no arrival datestamp; clean and most attractive. Only five covers are recorded to the U.K. similarly franked. Photoprovenance:WheelerChallisSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United States America1858 (12 Mar.) envelope from Bridgetown to Philadelphia, rated "4" and bearing 1855-58 white paper 1d. blue with good to large margins nearly all round, placed inverted and cancelled "1" with, alongside, Crowned circle "paid/at/barbados", U.S. "steamship/10" packet charge due handstamp and New Orleans datestamp, the reverse with Bridgetown "1", despatch and St. Thomas (16.3) double-arc datestamps; scarce and attractive. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not appli...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United States America1859 (12 May) envelope from Bridgetown "via Havannah" to Philadelphia, rated "4" and bearing 1858 6d. rose-red with three very large margins (roughly separated at foot) cancelled "1" and with "steamship/10" packet charge due handstamp, the reverse with despatch and St. Thomas (15.5) datestamps. PhotoNote: Mail from Barbados to North America was usually routed via St. Thomas. From there carriage to Havana was by British transatlantic steamer for an extra fee of 1d. It was then taken northwards by U.S. packetSub...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United States America1880 (8 Apr.) envelope "Per Flamborough" to Philadelphia bearing 1876-81 1d. grey-blue pair sharing bootheel duplex and with large part New York "due/5/cents" duplex at foot with the reverse bearing Postage Due 5c. brown cancelled on arrival. Rare and unusual with just four covers at this rate recorded. PhotoNote: The ship letter rate of 2d. per ½oz. to North America was enacted through a Regulation dated November 1865Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable t...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United States America1880 (9 Nov.) envelope to Philadelphia, rated "4" and bearing 1876-81 perf. 4 1d. grey-blue (perf. faults at right) and 4d. carmine sharing bootheel duplex and with a further despatch code A datestamp below, the reverse with New York "paid/fd/all" duplex (30.11) and arrival (30.11) datestamp; a very rare franking with only one other cover recorded with this franking, accepted as full payment for delivery to destination. Photoprovenance:ShilstoneSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’...

(x) BarbadosThe Britannia IssuesCovers and CancellationsTo The United States America1882 (18 Apr.) envelope "Per Muriel" to Philadelphia, bearing 1876-81 perf. 14 4d. carmine cancelled with bootheel duplex, the reverse (flap torn) with New York "e/paid/f/all" duplex (4.5) and arrival datestamp (4.5); a clean and attractive franking with only five other covers recorded with this franking. Also 1895 2d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 2½d. and 5d., to Allegheny, and 1920 Victory 1d. lightly cancelled and tied on envelope to Springfield, Mo. Photoprovenance:Robson Lowe, December 1976Sub...

BarbadosLater Issues1882-86 ½d., 1d. and 4d. grey, each overprinted "specimen" (D11), fresh with large part original gum. A unique group with the D11 stamps believed to be the sole examples recorded and ex the Marcus Samuel collection. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1882-86 1d., 3d., 4d. grey and 5/-, each handstamped "specimen" (BAR2 without stop), part original gum which is a little toned on the 4d. and 5/-. B.P.A. Certificate (1986) for 1d.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1882-86 Sperati 5/- "die proof" in bistre on wove paper (45x63mm.) signed "Jean de Sperati", a photograph of a similar die proof and a "used" forgery. A rare die proof which was not present in the Sir Gawaine Baillie collection. PhotoFSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1892 ½d. on 4d. deep brown, variety surcharge double (red and black), a horizontal pair with the right-hand stamp with dot for hyphen on black surcharge and no apparent hyphen on red surcharge, both cancelled by 25 August 1893 datestamps; severed between and rejoined, otherwise sound. A very rare multiple. Originally with R.P.S. Certificate 55,007, not now present. S.G. 104b, £1,800+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1892 3d. imperforate colour trials (57) in an all different variety of colour combinations on unwatermarked gummed paper, the main designs in yellow (2), aquamarine (8), pale grey (3), orange (13), red-brown (3), olive-brown (3), sage-green (2), brown-red (2), brown (5), olive-brown (3), deep purple, deep lilac (2), bright lilac (2), blue (2, bright blue (2) and deep grey (4). A fine and colourful collection. Photo for selectionprovenance:Lord Vestey, 2015Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms a...

BarbadosLater Issues1892-1903 selection (23) all overprinted "specimen" (D11), with set of eleven (½d. with clubbed right foot of "m", 2d. with dot in left leg of "m" and 5d. with broken "M"), additional ¼d. strip of five (one with broken "m"), 2d., 2½d., 5d., 8d. and 2/6d. (both) with broken "m", and 2/6d. violet and green (defects) additionally handstamp "ultramar"; generally good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1892-99 ½d. to 2/6d. set of ten in horizontal pairs, all overprinted "specimen" (D12), the 2d. pair additionally handstamped "ultramar", mint except 2d.; 2d. and 5d. severed and rejoined. Scarce multiplesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1909-10 set of five with additional ½d., 1d., 3d. strip of three and a pair, 6d. and 1/- strip of three and a pair, all overprinted "specimen" (D12), the ¼d. with left leg of "n" broken, the 1d. and 6d. with broken "m", additional ½d., 6d. and 1/- similarly overprinted and additionally handstamped "specimen" in violet by a Receiving Authority and 1d. with small part Gabon Receiving Authority datestamp; unused or with part original gum; a few faults though a scarce groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information plea...

BarbadosLater Issues1892-1903 2d. and 2/6d. blocks of four, 1905 set (with additional 2/6d.) in blocks of four (6d. a block of six) and 8d. block of eighteen, and 1909-10 set of five in blocks of four, ¼d. plate block of ten and 1/- block of six; generally good to fine mint. Cat. £3,590Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1897-98 Jubilee ¼d. to 2/6d. set of nine value tablet die proofs, each in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) and each dated "22 sep 97". A fine set. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1906-07 Nelson ¼d. to 1/- set of seven in singles and in vertical or horizontal (2d.) strips of five, all overprinted "specimen" (D12a), one ¼d., [36] with sky retouch at right and one 1d. with doubling of epaulette, unused or with part original gum; some a little discoloured, ½d. and 2d. severed leaving a pair and a strip, and rejoined, the singles fine. A rare groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1906 (15 Aug) "Olive Blossom" 1d. die proof of the complete design in the issued colours of black, green and blue, on thick white card (52x48mm.) and showing guide lines in the borders, fine and most attractive. Extremely rare. Photoprovenance:"Britannia", 2016Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1912-16 ¼d. to 3/- set of eleven value tablet die proofs, each in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) with all but the ¼d. and ½d. dated between "30 may. 12" and "25 jun. 12". A fine set.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater Issues1925-35 Badge of Colony, perf. 13½x12½ ½d., 1d., 2½d. and 1/- corner blocks of four, the ½d. and 2½d. with sheet numbers, and 1d. Plate 2 marginal block of four, Perf. 14 ½d. and 1d. coil strips of four with join at centre, 3d. pair and 2/-, fine mint. Cat. £500+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BarbadosLater IssuesPostage Dues1935 envelope from U.S.A. franked at 3c. and bearing 1d. pair, 1935 Q.V. ½d. on 1d. envelope uprated with ½d. on 1d. wrapper cut-out with 1d. applied on arrival, 1938 local unfranked envelope with ½d. and 1d., 1939 local envelope bearing ½d. blocks of four (2) and with "passed by/Crown/postal censor" handstamp in violet on reverse, 1947 envelope from Canada franked at 10c. with 3d. vertical pair, and 1974 unfranked local envelope bearing 2c. (2) and 6c.; generally good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For mor...

BarbadosLater IssuesForgeriesA range (70) in a variety of colours with values to 5/- and two 1d. on 5/-, considered to include the work of Fournier, Panelli and Zechmayer, a selection of black and white illustrations (12), probably for use in stamp albums, and Seal of the Colony 1d. bisect faked on piece. A fascinating groupFSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1893 2d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 1892 ½d. block of eight and two singles, to St. Albans, all cancelled by code C datestamps, 1898 2d. F size registered envelope (small faults), uprated with 1892 2½d. and 1897 Jubilee 2½d., to Manchester, and 1902 2d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 1899 2d., to London, all with black on white registered labels and a generally attractive trio of double ratesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please...

BarbadosCovers and Cancellations1941-45 collection of covers (91) at a variety of rates up to 3/1d., largely to U.S.A. and a few incoming, nine with "opened/by censor" labels with three in green and one in red, seventy-four with "opened by/examiner H/" labels in white (40), green (25), salmon (6) or pale lilac (3) offering a variety of different numbers, and six others with octagonal-framed (2), oval (2) or triangular-framed (2) handstamps; also two World War I items. A really fine lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please vi...

(x) Basutoland1933-37 covers (14) with a range of values to 1/- and frankings of ½d. (2) to Pretoria, both with Morija Sesuto Book Depot imprint, 2d. (2, one a Natal ½d. envelope uprated with three ½d.), 3d. (2 to U.S.A., one with Maseru Postmaster's datestamp), 3½d., 4d. to France, 6d. (one OHMS mourning type registered from Maseru), 7d. and 8d. both registered from Maseru, the latter to Spain during the Civil War with plain censor label on reverse handstamped "censurada" in violet, 10d. registered from Maseru with Imperial Press Conference datestamps and 1/- from Qachasnek to France with gre...

(x) Basutoland1933 ½d., 2d., 3d. and 4d., all cancelled with large part to complete strikes of the "leribe" relief datestamp for 1 December 1933, and ½d. pair sharing a complete strike of the "mafetengbasutold" relief datestamp for January 6 1936. A scarce groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Basutoland1935 Jubilee covers (5), two bearing sets of four registered from Maseru to London, 1d. on 1936 postcard from Maseru addressed locally, 2d. from Morija to Ladybrand and 1/- registered from Peka to Scotland; also 1881 (13 Aug.) top portion of "The Graphic" showing Maseru and entitled "School Burned by Basutos", a fine printSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsUnion Postage Due used in Basutoland1922 rouletted 1d. black and rose-red, tied on piece by complete "mohaleshoek/basutoland" double-ring datestamp for 21 December 1933. A rare forerunner. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueDie ProofsMaster in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), marked "reqn 1052/3" and dated "5.8.33", further marked "Appd", initialled and dated "8/8". Very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueDie ProofsMaster in black on glazed card, stamp-size and affixed to De La Rue day book piece marked "Aug 10th 60+6" being the number of leads to be used. Very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueImperforate Colour Trials1d. carmine and 2d. violet, affixed to piece of ruled paper (122x141mm.) with each initialled and dated "17/8", further marked "Appd for colour", initialled and dated "17/8/33". A unique pair. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. carmine and 2d. violet singles and marginal pairs from the foot of the sheet, all perforated "specimen", fine unmounted mint. The pairs scarce. S.G. D1s-D2s, £225+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued StampsA mint collection (297) including ordinary paper 1d. and 2d. blocks of four up to twelve, chalky paper 1d. block of four (one with nick in "1" flaw), six (2) and eight and 2d. blocks of six and twelve (one with variety large "d." on right-hand vertical pair), 1956-64 with many blocks showing plate number, 1961 5c. Type II block of four and two singles and Lesotho 1966 1c. and 5c. blocks of sixteen with one in each showing error "lseotho", several of the later blocks with plate number; fine unmounted mint. Cat. £1,355+Subject to 5% tax...

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued Stamps1d. (8 with a marginal block of four) and 1d. (11 with a marginal blocks of four), 1961 (Feb.) 1c. on 1d. (5 with a corner blocks of four), 1c. on 2d. on piece, 5c. Type I on 2d. plate block of four, 1961 (June) 5c. Type II on 2d. block of four, and 1964 1c. (5 with a block of four) and 5c. (5 with a block of four. A fine group. Cat. £1,015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued Stamps1d. carmine, 1d. deep carmine on chalk-surfaced paper and 1964 1c., each in a complete sheet of sixty, unmounted mint; the first marked "carmine" in red ink in top margin. S.G. D1, D1b, D9, £765Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued Stamps1d. scarlet on chalk-surfaced paper complete sheet of sixty with one showing error St. Edwards Crown; fine unmounted mint. S.G. D1b/bb, £347+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued Stamps1d. scarlet and 2d. violet marginal blocks of six (2x3) from the right of the sheet on chalk-surfaced paper, both showing watermark error St. Edward's Crown between the centre pair of each, and 1d. scarlet lower right corner block of four on chalk-surfaced paper showing error St. Edward's Crown centred between the four stamps; fine unmounted mint. S.G. D1ba, D2ac, £520+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditi...

(x) BasutolandPostage Due Stamps1933-52 IssueIssued Stamps1961 (1 June) 5c. on 2d. violet block of twelve (2x6) from the foot of the sheet, the right-hand vertical pair variety large "d" and one pair sharing watermark error St. Edward's Crown, fine unmounted mint; some vertical perfs. separated at centre. A fine and rare positional multiple with these two varieties. Sismondo Certificate (2006). S.G. D8/b/c, £520+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1933 (28 Nov.) envelope from Johannesburg to Maseru, bearing Springbok ½d. with machine cancellation, initialled and with manuscript "T3d" in pencil, upon arrival franked with 1d. and 2d. both cancelled with arrival datestamp for 1 December, the first day of issue, a further Maseru datestamp (29.11) on reverse; light vertical fold well clear of the adhesives. S.G. D1, 2. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1933 (30 Dec.) envelope from Maseru and addressed "Poste Restante" locally, bearing Cape ½d. with despatch datestamp and with manuscript "T3d" in blue crayon deleted and bearing 1d. (marginal, defective corner) and 2d. sharing arrival datestamp (30.12)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1938 (2 Apr.) envelope from Lonely Mine, Southern Rhodesia to Qachasnek, bearing 1937 1d. with double-ring datestamp alongside manuscript "T4d" in blue crayon, upon arrival bearing 1d. scarlet horizontal strip of four applied vertically and twice neatly cancelled with arrival datestamp (11.4); fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1942 (7 Mar.) 1d. Ship envelope, uprated with War Effort ½d. and 4d., registered from Bloemfontein to Morija, marked "No letter 3/-" in blue crayon, "POOC T4" in ink and bearing, on reverse, 2d. violet pair both cancelled with arrival datestamp (10.3) with a similar strike (9.3) alongside; full of character, rare and most unusual. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1953 (10 June) Barclays Bank envelope from Fiksburg to the Post Office at Leribe, bearing Ship 1d. with machine datestamp and with manuscript "T2d" in red crayon, upon arrival franked with 1d. deep carmine on chalk-surfaced paper vertical pair sharing single arrival datestamp (12.6); clean and attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1954 (3 May) U.S. Kansas Territorial Centennial 3c. first day cover from Fort Leavenworth to Maseru showing "t/n.y.d./centimes/30" duplex handstamp in magenta alongside "9d" (quite possibly applied at Maseru) and, on reverse, Kansas and St. Louis datestamps with chalk-surfaced 1d. and 2d. vertical strip of three and a single cancelled on arrival (16.7); a most unusual item. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1959 (30 Nov.) 6d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 3d., from Maseru to Morija Girl's School, marked "POOC Tax 6d" in blue crayon and bearing chalk-surfaced paper 2d. violet strip of three twice cancelled on arrival (1.12); an unusual late usage of the 1933-52 issue. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1963 (4 June) South Africa G size formula registered envelope from Bethlehem to a boom depot in Morija, bearing 7½c. and with manuscript "bethlehem p.o.o.c. No- 997", upon arrival bearing 1961 (Feb.) 5c. Type I on 2d. deep reddish violet with neat arrival datestamp (7.6), four transit datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1966 (2 Feb.) airmail envelope from Bulawayo to Roma, franked with Independence 3d. with slogan datestamp alongside "T2d" (non-decimal as opposed to decimal due quotation), upon arrival bearing 1964 1c. carmine (2) sharing neat datestamp and showing, on reverse, a further arrival datestamp and framed "advised" multi-line instructional handstamp. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1966 (28 Feb.) unfranked envelope from Morija to Mafeteng, marked "T5C" in pencil and bearing 1964 5c. deep reddish violet neatly cancelled on arrival (28.2). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1966 (21 June) small unfranked envelope from Lebihan Falls (not listed in the Scott handbook) to Lejones, despatch datestamp alongside "T.05" and bearing 1964 5c. deep reddish violet cancelled on arrival (13.9) and with a further Lejones datestamp for 24 January 1967, presumably having been awaiting payment of the due amount; most unusual. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostage Due StampsCovers1966 (5 Aug.) envelope from Teyateyaneng to Morija, bearing 1962 ½c. very lightly cancelled and with a further strike alongside, manuscript tax mark covered by 1964 1c. carmine strip of four twice cancelled by arrival datestamp (11.8) with a further arrival datestamp (10.8) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BasutolandPostal Stationery1933 ½d. and 1d. cards and 4d. G size registered envelope, each unused and overprinted "specimen", 4d. H size registered envelope unused, ½d. (2) and 1d. cards addressed internally, 1d. card, uprated with ½d. and 4d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 3d., both to Germany, and 4d. G size registered envelope, uprated with 1d., to Pretoria; a fine group. (13)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Batum1920 (Jan.-Feb.) 25r. on 50k. green and copper-red vertical pair with surcharges tête-bêche, fine mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1963). S.G. 33. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script 2/6d. grey-black and dull scarlet-vermilion on grey-blue, very fine mint. An exceptional example of this rare printing. Bermuda Spec. KG2h; S.G. 89h, £2,750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script 12/6d. grey and orange with break in scrolls at right (R.1/3) in the full state, very fine mint. S.G. 93h, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1938-53 perf 14 2/- purple and deep blue on pale blue ordinary paper, a lower right corner block of eighteen (6x3) with plate number, showing varieties on [5/11] retouched broken top right scroll and [5/12] broken lower right scroll, fresh unmounted mint. S.G. 116de, £880+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 £1 pale purple and black on pale red (second printing) lower right corner pair with HPF# 59ii, 60 broken lower right scroll, centrally cancelled by Hamilton c.d.s. for 6 October 1945, fine. A lovely positional piece. S.G. 121b/be £1,560+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 £1 deep reddish purple and black on pale red (third printing), a lower right corner block of four [47-48/59-60] with HPF# 47, 59ii and 60 broken lower right scroll, fine unmounted mint. An extremely rare positional multiple, only 95 sheets were printed. S.G. 121c/ce, £1980+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1890-95 2½a. black on bright yellow vertical pair, variety imperforate between, clearly cancelled by Mombasa c.d.s. dated 12 February 1894, fine. S.G. 7cd, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1897-1903 CC 1r. to 50r. set of eight, each overprinted "specimen", part to large part original gum; the 3r. with small light corner bend at upper left, otherwise a chiefly fine group. S.G. 92s-99s, £915Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British East Africa1897-1903 CC 1r. grey-blue, 2r. orange, 3r. deep violet and 4r. carmine all with large part original gum; good to fine. S.G. 92-95, £960Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1858 (15 Sept.) large part entire from London to Lieut. Holmes of the Royal Artillery bearing 1855-57 wing-margin 6d. lilac cancelled with "76" duplex and with Belize double-arc datestamp (B2) on reverse, and 1859 (15 Feb.) entire letter ex he same correspondence, rated "6" and showing Lombard St. datestamp at right, the reverse with Belize double-arc datestamp (B2); fold faults though a scarce pair as few incoming letters have survived prior to 1860Note: Lieut. Holmes, who served with The 2nd. West India Reg...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1874 (9 Jan.) entire letter from London "p Mail Str Nile" to Belize, rated "1/-" and showing Lombard St. datestamp in red and a light strike of the very rare "belize" 23½mm. datestamp (BSC3, only recorded in 2000), the earliest recorded example of the three known. PhotoNote: The text includes mention of the possible loss of two vessels with the "Cornwall" wrecked off Key West, and them now awaiting the arrival of the "Danish Beauty"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. N...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1874 (9 Feb.) entire letter from London "p R. M. Str. Moselle" to Belize, rated "2/-" and showing Lombard St. datestamp in red and a superb strike of the very rare "belize" 23½mm. datestamp (BSC3, only recorded in 2000), the latest recorded example of the three known. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1862 (16 May) entire letter from London to Guatemala, bearing 1855-57 6d. lilac cancelled "12", showing "1" due to Belize Post Office, "6" Reales handstamp and, on reverse (part flap missing), despatch datestamp in blue and a light strike of the Belize datestamp (BSC1); one of five examples of this rare datestamp recorded and the earliest to GuatemalaSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Bu...

(x) British HondurasGreat Britain used in British Honduras1d. rose-red (defective) and 6d. lilac (2, one with wing-margin and one on 1860 front and part back to Sheffield) all cancelled by large "A06", 4d. rose with reduced wing-margin and 6d. lilac (2, one defective) each cancelled by small "A06", fair to fine strikes. S.G. Z1-Z3, £3,125. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die Proofs6d., stamp-size in black and inset on thick card. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die Proofs1/- in green on glazed card (92x60mm.) "1865" in blue; some removal of the surface at left and at top though a very rare proof in this colour. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. pale blue and 1/- green, both handstamped "specimen" (D5), the 1d. with reduced wing margin and toned gum with some stains on face, the 1/- with two small thins at topSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. pale blue, 6d. rose and 1/- green, each handstamped "specimen" (D2), part original gum; 1d. with a few clipped perfs, otherwise fine and a rare trio. B.P.A. Certificate (1985) for 1d. and R.P.S. Certificate (1999) for 1/-. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1/- green handstamped "specimen" (D5), part original gum; fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1998). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1d. pale blue, 1d. blue, 6d. rose (3, two with wing-margin) and 1/- green, all cancelled with large "A06"; 1d. pale blue with clipped perfs. at foot, otherwise generally good to fine. S.G. 1-4, £790Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueCover1872 (15 July) envelope to New Orleans, bearing 1d. blue vertical strip of three and a single (defective corner) each cancelled "A06" and with Belize datestamp below, "jamaica/transit" handstamp at right over-cancelled by "n y steamship/10" transit datestamp (25.7), the reverse with Kingston, Jamaica transit c.d.s. (20.7). A very rare and attractive franking with only a handful of first issue covers recorded. A highly important exhibition cover. Photoprovenance:Drs. Harper. March 2009Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Bu...

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs3d. chestnut, good to large margins; small light stain at upper right. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs6d. rose, good regular margins, part original gum; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs1/- green, small to good margins all round, no gum, small handstamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1d. pale blue (2, one with watermark inverted and reversed - perf defect at foot), 1d deep blue and 3d. red-brown (two shades), the first without gum, the others with part original gum. S.G. 5-7, 5y, £1,005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps6d. rose, a pale delicate shade showing break in frame above "u" of "honduras", unused with part original gum. Most unusual. S.G. 9, £450, £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1/- green showing break in frame above "b" of "british", unused with part original gum. Unusual. S.G. 10, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Die Proof4d. in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), marked "after hardening" and dated "May 31 1879"; very fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps4d. mauve with part marginal letters watermark, overprinted "cancelled" (D7), unused without gum, perfs. trimmed at top. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1999). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps6d. rose, imperforate and handstamped "cancelled" (D6), no gum; vertical crease though rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueImperforate Plate Proof4d. mauve on gummed watermarked paper; cut very close to outer frameline at upper left, otherwise fine. The sole recorded example. Photoprovenance:"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueIssued Stamps1d. blue, 1d. rose, 1d. carmine, 6d. yellow (2) and 1/- grey, unused with part original gum; one 6d. with a couple of short perfs., 1/- grey with a corner crease, one 6d. fine. S.G. 17-19, 21, 22, £958Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueIssued Stamps1d. blue, 1d. rose, 4d. mauve (11, eight, including a pair, showing large part of "crown agents" marginal watermark, one with "+" watermark and one bisected and tied on piece), 6d. yellow and 1/- grey; used and generally good to fine. S.G. 17-22 group, £474+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 12½2c. on 6d. (2), one with damaged pin variety at top and foot, unused without gum and with (a pale shade), R.5/2, [26] with broken "n" in "cents", unused with part original gum. S.G. 25, £380Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6c. rose, fresh unused with part original gum, and 3c. on 3d. chestnut, unused without gum. S.G. 25, 26, £300Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6d. rose (2, one with marginal line watermark, the other bisected and used on small piece) and 3c. on 3d. chestnut, Row 5/3, [26] with broken "n" in "cents"; also 2c. on 3c. Panelli forgery "used". S.G. 25-26, £280+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6c. rose block of six (3x2), R. 2/5 or 8/5, [23] in the setting, the top centre stamp R. 2/5 [23] of the setting broken "c" in "cents", unused with part original gum; two light fox marks on reverse and the lower left stamp either severed and rejoined or replaced with another, probably the former. B.P.A. Certificate (1987). S.G. 25, £1,140. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please vie...

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Cover1888 (17 Jan.) envelope from Belize "via New Orleans La & New York" to Berlin, bearing 2c. on 6d. rose (3, two bisected diagonally) and 3c. on 3d. chestnut, all cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing despatch datestamp below, the reverse with London (4.2) and arrival (6.2) datestamps; addressee expunged though the earliest recorded date of use of these surcharges and with only one other item, a card to Vienna, also known. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium....

(x) British Honduras1888-91 1c. on 1d. dull green horizontal strip of three imperforate at top due to paper fold, used; some severed perfs. between the left-hand pair re-inforced. Most unusual. S.G. 36. Photoprovenance:C.L.J. Snowden, April 1944"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesEssays"six" without bar in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, two examples in contrasting shades, part original gum; one with a horizontal crease and one with a thin spot though of good appearance. R.P.S. Certificate (1992 and 1998). Cat. £1,100Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve with interpanneau margin at right, variety "6" and bar inverted, initialled "WGA" on reverse as usual, fine mint. S.G. 43a, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, tied to small piece by "o" in oval of bars and with small part of "received" handstamp. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (1983). S.G. 43a, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, twice cancelled with part "o" in oval of bars; a little toned though of good appearance, otherwise sound. Scarce. B.P.A. Certificate (1935). S.G. 44a, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1892 (19 Feb.) Aikman envelope registered "per S.S. Stillwater" from Belize to New Orleans, bearing "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve (2, one variety "6" only inverted), thrice cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp, "r" in oval, U.S. registration numbers and "received/feb 23 1892/new orleans, la" datestamp in magenta; envelope with some small faults and a little toned though an exceptionally rare variety, particularly on cover. B.P.A. Certificate (2006). S.G. 43, 43b, £6,500+. PhotoNote: Only six examples of the "6" o...

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1892 (6 Apr.) Aikman imprint envelope registered from Belize "via U.S.A." to Stanley Gibbons in London, bearing "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve and "6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve, both variety "6" and bar inverted, both cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp, "r" in oval and Liverpool Registered oval datestamp (20.4), all on face; envelope toned and with adhesive tape stain at left though a rare franking. R.P.S. Certificate (1946). S.G. 43a, 44a, £1,700+. Photoprovenance:Peter Jaffé, October 2006Subject to 5% tax o...

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) "five" on 3c. on 3d., variety "five" and bar double, widely spaced, fine mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1984). S.G. 49b, £375Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) "five" on 3c. on 3d., variety "five" and bar double, closely spaced, fine mint. Holcombe Opinion (1991). S.G. 49b, £375Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperium Proofs"postage postage" imperforate 6d. Die II, white numeral with shaded value tablet from an Appendix sheet dated 15 December 1897, in maroon and black affixed to small piece. Photoprovenance:John Sussex, November 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperium Proofs"postage & revenue" perforated 6d. with white numeral in green and red as used for the 50c. value, perf. 14 on gummed unwatermarked paper; perfs. clipped at foot. PhotoNote: This colour combination was also used for the Gold Coast 1889 20s.provenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps10c. dull purple and green and 50c. to $5, each overprinted "specimen" (D12) and later handstamped "ultramar" in blue by a Postal Receiving Authority, the 10c. without gum, the 50c. to $5 most unusually mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps1c. dull green with part original gum, 2c. carmine-rose and 5c. ultramarine used, all three with showing malformed "s"; the used with a couple of small faults though an unusual trio. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2015). S.G. 51a, 52a, 54a, £705Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, the set of four with overprint 11mm. long 5c. marginal with plate number, and 5c. marginal block of four, [43-50], with [44] showing overprint 12mm. long, good to fine mint; also 25c. and 50c. on 1/- fiscally used. S.G. 66-69, 66d, 67c, 68d, 69c, £817+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, mint plus 5c. and 25c. used plus another 50c. on 1/- cleaned, all [34] from the first printing with variety "bevenue"; the mint 50c. on 1/- not guaranteed and sold on it's merits. S.G. 66-68a, £1,335+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue5c. ultramarine, variety malformed "s" at right, Plate 2 Row 7/3, fresh mint, and a used example (horizontal crease) cancelled with neat 1900 double-ring datestamp. S.G. 66b, £1,050. Photo for bothSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue10c. mauve and green, a complete left-hand pane less the top row, [30] showing variety "revenu" and with [43], [45-48/49-54/55-60] with overprint 11mm. long, four other stamps with minor type varieties. A rare multiple proving that the "bevenue" error was corrected yet the "revenu" was not. S.G. 67, 67b, 67c, £1,845provenance:R. Hart, February 1978"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue25c. red-brown and green, [36], variety "reve ue", fresh unused with part original gum; very rare with only three examples apparently recorded. Also a used example (soiled and two corner creases at upper left) showing an early state of the variety with "n" lightly printed. B.P.A. Certificate (2003) for the mint example. S.G. 69b, £2,500+. Photo for bothNote: Of the three examples that have been recorded with the "N" completely omitted one was in the Manus collection, sold by Plumridge in 1933, and one is in the Royal Philatelic CollectionSubject to 5%...

British LevantBritish Field Office in Salonica1916 3d. bluish violet block of four, fine mint. A scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1963). S.G. S4, £640Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Solomon Islands1908-11 Small Canoe ½d. to 5/- set of eleven, each in unmounted mint or lightly hinged blocks of four, fine and attractive multiples. S.G. 8-17, £800+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1855 (16 Jan.) entire from Rangoon to Calcutta, pre-paid under the government mail contract rate up to ¼ tola, franked with 1854 ½a. blue (Die II) and tied by diamond of dots, 'rangoon/ post office' dispatch and 'calcutta/ g.p.o.' arrival markings alongside; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1855 (26 Feb.) entire from Thayetmyo to Calcutta bearing 1854 1a. red (Die I) tied by diamond of dots, 'thayetmyo' despatch and 'cal/g.p.o.' markings; attractiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1855 (16 Apr.) entire (large portion missing at reverse) to Calcutta bearing 1854-55 ½a. blue (Die II) tied by diamond of dots cancellation, slightly smudged 'rangoon/ r.h./ no.1/ post office' receiving house handstamp in red to face, Calcutta G.P.O. stamp to reverse; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1856 (31 Mar.) envelope from Toungoo to England bearing 1854-55 4a. (fourth printing) cut-to-shape tied by clear 'b/ 181' and with fine 'toungoo/p.o.' c.d.s. alongside, framed 'india paid' and 'london paid' c.d.s. in red, Calcutta and Kingsbridge c.d.s. on reverse; a very rare stamp on cover from this office. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1856 (29 Jul.) entire from Moulmien to Calcutta bearing 1854-55 1a. deep red (Die I) tied by Bengal 'b/127' hexagonal obliterator; Calcutta G.P.O. markings alongsideSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaIndia used in Burma1856 (9 Sept.) envelope from Toungoo to England bearing 1854-55 4a. (fourth printing) cut-to-shape and tied by octagonal 'b/ 181' of Toungoo, 'toungnoo/ .p.o.' c.d.s and framed 'india paid' markings alongside, 'Kingsbridge' arrival on reverse; fine and a rare stamp from this office. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1853 paper deeply blued, 4d. deep blue block of four with large even margins, cancelled by very crisp 'cgh' obliterations, a few slight tone marks in top margin; fine and a lovely multiple. André Nussbaum Certificate (1980). S.G. 2, £1,100+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 1d. deep carmine-red with large sheet margin at left and the other two sides with good and large margins, fresh unused with large part original gum; traces of gum creasing, otherwise fresh and fine. S.G. 18, £325Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 1d. deep brown-red, pair from the lower right corner of the sheet and with good to large margins on the remaining sides; full original gum, mounted lightly in the margin only. Signed A.D(iena) and with André Nussbaum Certificate (1979). S.G. 18a, £1,300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 6d. bright mauve, marginal example from the right of the sheet, large part original gum; fine. Signed A.D(iena). S.G. 20, £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 1/- bright emerald-green, block of four from the left of the sheet; fine and fresh with huge margins and almost full original gum, an attractive multiple. S.G. 21, £2,600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1922 Script ¼d., variety watermark inverted and reversed, part original gum; diagonal gum crease, fine appearance. S.G. 69y, £325Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1857-59 watermark Large Star, imperforate 8d. brown unused without gum, good colour and with clear to good margins; ironed-out vertical crease at centre though of good appearance and an attractive example of this exceptionally rare stamp of which only a handful of unused examples are known. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 7, £28,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1861-64 watermark Star, rough perf 14 to 15½, 8d. yellow-brown, unused with part original gum, good colour, perfs clipped at left, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 32a, £1600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1859 (2 Nov.) envelope (opened-out) from an unknown office "Via Marseilles" to London, bearing 1857-59 1d. deep turquoise-blue vertical pair and a single, and 2d. green horizontal strip of three, all with margins in places and cancelled with ovals of bars, London Paid arrival datestamp (16.3) alongside the franking, the reverse with wafer seal and the indistinct Post Paid despatch datestamp completed in manuscript; crease through one 1d. and 2d., and the cover with some staining though a most unusual franking of the 9d. via Marseilles route. R.P.S. Certificate (2...

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1859 (13 Nov.) front and part back from Colombo "Via Marseilles" to London, bearing 1857-59 1d. blue with clear to very large margins and trace of adjoining stamp at foot, and 8d. brown with good to large margins all round, cancelled with oval of bars, very light on the 8d., showing London Paid (15.12) on face and despatch datestamp in red on reverse the front/back with some faults. A rare franking and a particularly fine 8d. value. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information...

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1865 (17 July) entire from Colombo "via Marseilles" to Scotland, bearing 1861-64 rough perf. 14 to 15½ 10d. dull vermilion horizontal pair cancelled with oval of bars, Colombo Paid and Linlithgow (16.8) datestamps on reverse; two filing creases, one of which crosses the left-hand stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1865 (late Oct.) entire from Colombo "Via Marseilles" to London, bearing 1864 De La Rue perf. 12½ 10d. dull vermilion cancelled and just tied by oval of bars, arrival datestamp (26.12) at left, part despatch datestamp on reverse. R.P.S. Certificate (2018)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1865 (30 Oct.) entire from Colombo "Via Marseilles" to Scotland, bearing 1864 De La Rue perf. 12½ 10d. dull vermilion cancelled (not tied) by oval of bars, despatch Paid datestamp alongside the adhesive and Linlithgow arrival datestamp (28.11) on reverse. R.P.S. Certificate (2018)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1865 (15 Dec.) envelope from Colombo "Via Marseilles" to Scotland, bearing 1863-66 perf. 12½ 10d. vermilion with manuscript "Stamped" and cancelled by oval of bars, despatch Paid datestamp alongside the adhesive and London Paid transit datestamp (12.1) at lower left, Lanark arrival datestamp (13.1) on reverse; clean horizontal crease towards foot. R.P.S. Certificate (2018)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1866 (16 Jan.) envelope from Colombo "Via Marseilles" to London, bearing 1866 perf. 12½ 10d. vermilion cancelled and tied by oval of bars, despatch and arrival (13.2) Paid datestamps alongside the adhesive. R.P.S. Certificate (2018)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CeylonCovers and Cancellations1866 (9 Feb.) envelope from Colombo to England, handstamped "stamped" and bearing 1866 perf. 12½ 10d. vermilion cancelled and tied by oval of bars, despatch and London (6.3) Paid datestamps on face; the adhesive (faded) crossed by a crease and the flap with faults. R.P.S. Certificate (2018)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cook Islands1963 (11 July) envelope to New Zealand, carried by auxiliary ketch Siren which struck a reef at Avatiu Harbour, Raratonga; stamp floated off, showing blank registration label with "mangaia/cook islands" c.d.s. and accompanied by a duplicate slip from the Chief Postmaster apologising for "any damage and inconvenience caused by the mishap". Very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1880 (Apr.) overprint on Great Britain 1d. red, Plate 218, RE, variety overprint double, large part original gum, fine and rare. B.P.A. Certificate (2011). S.G. 2aa, £4,250. Photoprovenance:R. Towers, June 2011Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1881 (July) Keyplate imperforate proof in rose with the country name and "one piastre" hand-painted in very nearly the same colour, affixed to card (82x114mm.). Outstanding and unique. Photoprovenance:"Aphrodite", February 2009Lord Vestey, July 2014Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1881 (July) CC, Die I ½pi. to 6pi., part to large part original gum, fresh and fine. S.G. 11-15, £4,900+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1882-86 CA, Die I ½pi. emerald green, part original gum, a fine example of this rare shade. S.G. 16, £5,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1882-86 CA, Die I 12pi. orange-brown, overprinted "specimen", small part original gum; sound. A rare stamp. S.G. 22a, £2,250. Photoprovenance:"Aphrodite", February 2009 Lord Vestey, July 2014Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1906 (20 Aug.) complete page from the De La Rue Ink Recipe Book for Cyprus with ink recipes for 10 Paras Postal Cards & Reply ('Imitation Phosphine'), KEVII 10 Paras Postage plus 1 Piastre Revenue ('D.F. Purple') with DLR dummy stamps affixed as colour standards. The reverse bears dummy stamps and March 1907 recipe (AA4) for 'English Unappropriated Stamps overprinted with above ink' noted 2/-, 3/- and 4/- Foreign Bill/Contract Notes. An important and unique historical document from the De La Rue archivesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For m...

Cyprus1923 MCA 10/- green and red on pale yellow and £1 purple and black on red, both overprinted "specimen", unmounted mint. S.G. 100s-101s, £750Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1923 MCA £1 purple and black on red, unmounted mint. S.G. 101, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1938-51 MCA ¼pi. to £1, each in mint block of four from the foot of the sheet with imprint, lightly mounted; fine and scarce multiples. S.G. 151-163provenance:Lord Vestey, July 2014Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cyprus1960-61 15m. olive-green and indigo block of four with margin at right, fine unmounted mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1967). S.G. 192a, £640Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1708 (Feb. to Apr.) entire folded letter from Cairo to Venice endorsed 'Con La Barda, DGC' at foot, from an Italian merchant in Egypt lamenting the complexities and problems of doing business there; with manuscript '4' and docketed on arrival (June) on back. A scarce early letter written over a two month period. Accompanied by a full English translationSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1860 entire letter to Alessandira bearing 'posta europea/21/60/mansura' handstamp in green. Also 1862 entire letter to Alessandria bearing 'posta europea/01/7/62/tanta' handstamp in blue. Some signs of wear otherwise fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1871 entire letter Jeddah, Saudi Arabia bearing 1872-75 Penasson 1pi. red tied by 'v.r. poste egiziane/suez/30.gen.1871' c.d.s., with further strike to left and with 'poste vice-reali egiziane/gedda' d.s. on reverse. Entire slit at sides and with small, reinforced slit on the faceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1872-75 Bulaq printings 5pa. tête-bêche horizontal pair mint, 10pa. grey-lilac tête-bêche vertical pair used, 1pi. red tête-bêche vertical pair marginal from the bottom right of the sheet, 2½pi. violet block of six (2x3) with tête-bêche pair, the latter two mint. Some light tone spots and minor faults throughout. S.G. 35b, 36a, 38a, 40/40a, £875+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1876 (29 March) envelope registered to Cairo bearing 1874-75 Bulaq printing 1pi. and 2pi., both tied by 'v.r. poste egiziane/damiate' c.d.s. with 'raccomandato' handstamp alongside; arrival handstamp and wax seals on reverse. Fine with minor foxingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1878 5pa. die proof in black on card (92mm x 60mm) with dealer's handstamp on reverse. Fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1923-24 King Fuad I £1 dull violet-blue and blue, used block of twenty,, all cancelled by 'ghouria/cairo' datestamps of 31.3.27, a few toned perfs in places and hinge reinforcement, mirror print of Remboursement form the block was attached to previously on reverse; an impressive multiple, one of the largest known. Signed Todd. S.G. 122. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1923-24 King Fuad I £1 dull violet-blue and blue, used block of twenty, all cancelled by 'ghouria/cairo' datestamps of 28.3.27, a few toned perfs in places, mirror print of Remboursement form the block was attached to previously on reverse; an impressive multiple, one of the largest known. Signed Todd. S.G. 122. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Agriculture and Industry Exhibition part set excluding 10m. imperforate on gummed paper; unmounted mint with light gum ageing and some faint wrinkles. Fine and attractive. S.G. 126-131. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Agriculture and Industry Exhibition 5m. to 200m. set of six royal oblique pairs, each marginal from the right of the sheet; unmounted mint, gum a touch off-white. Scarce and attractive. S.G. 126-131. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Express letter 20m. black and red marginal block of four from the left of the sheet with royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint. Fine and scarce. S.G. E139Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1926 Port Fuad 5m. to 50p. set of four, the first three values with large part original gum, the 50p. used and perf. 14x15. Some light gum ageing to the mint values, £1 with signature on reverse. Scarce. S.G.141-144, £2,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1931 Air Zeppelin 50m. on 27m. chestnut [pos. 6-8/11-13] and 100m. on 27m. chestnut [pos. 11-13/21-23], both marginal blocks of six and each from the left of the sheet, both blocks with minor varieties including tail to '3'in '1931' and dot under the Arabic '1' in overprint which only occurs once per sheet; full original gum, fine and rare multiples. S.G. 185-186, £900+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1934 U.P.U. 50m. sepia and £1 greenish blue, fine used by part c.d.s.; three sets. S.G. 231-232, £870Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1936 Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition 5m. to 20m. set of five, each imperforate and marginal from the foot of the sheet, except the 5m. which is from the left of the sheet; each lightly mounted and with 'cancelled' on reverse. Fine and scarce. S.G. 240-244. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1936 Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition 5m. to 20m. set of five in marginal block of four with royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint, 15m. with light gum wrinkle, and lightly gum aged throughout. Fine and attractive. Also set as issued in control block of four 'a/36', large part original gum. S.G. 240-244. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1936 Anglo-Egyptian Treaty, two photographic reductions showing Nahas Pasha and Treaty delegates, very similar the design of the issued stamps, one in sepia, the other in blue; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1936 Anglo-Egyptian Treaty 5m. to 20m. set of three, each marginal from the right of the sheet, imperforate and with 'cancelled' on the reverse; unmounted with light paper bends. S.G. 245-247. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1936 Anglo-Egyptian Treaty 5m. to 20m. set of three in blocks of four with royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint very light off-white gum and each with trivial gum bends as to be expected. Also the set in control block of four 'a/36'; each mounted on one stamp only. Scarce. S.G.245-247. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1937-46 Young Farouk complete set of nineteen values from 1m. to £1 (2) in marginal blocks of six (16) and four (4, the 50p. and both £1 ) with Royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint, the 20m. block with tiny inclusion mentioned only for accuracy, some gum bends etc. throughout as to be expected. A scarce and striking group. S.G. 248-258, 276-283. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1937-46 Young Farouk complete set of nineteen values from 1m. to £1, with duplicate for 20m. pale blue, 30m. yellow-green, 40m., 50., 200m. and £1; each with 'cancelled' on the reverse, some with light hinge marks on the reverse. A fine and scarce set. S.G. 248-255, 276-283Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1937 Conference of Montreux photographic essay for medallion design on photographic card (56mm x 57mm)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1937 Conference of Montreux 5m. to 20m. set of three with Royal oblique perforatinons, unmounted mint with lightly off-white gum. S.G. 262-264. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1937 Conference Montreux 5m. to 20m.set of three imperforate with 'cancelled' on the reverse, marginal from the bottom left of the sheet. Also the set in control blocks of four 'a/37', large part original gum. S.G. 262-264. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday£E1 sepia and green imperforate with 'cancelled' on the reverse. Extremely scarce with only twenty-five example known. Signed 'Todd' (AIEP). S.G. 272. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday£E1 sepia and green, a plate number block of four from the lower left of the sheet, very fine unmounted mint; a superb piece of exhibition calibre. S.G. 272, £1,000++. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday£E1 sepia and green, a block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet; the stamps with full original gum, lightly mounted in the margin only. S.G. 272, £1,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday£E1 sepia and green, block of four with single central clear Cairo c.d.s., fine and an attractive used multiple. S.G. 272, £800+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday£E1 sepia and green used on first day of issue tied to envelope by crisp Cairo c.d.s. and another clear strike below; fine and freshSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1943 8th Birthday of Princess Ferial 5m. +5m brown-lake, variety Arabic '1493' for '1943' [pos. 90] in a block of eight from the lower right corner of the sheet with cylinder number 'a/40', fine unmounted mint. S.G. 289, 289a, £360+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1944-52 1m. to £1 set of seventeen in blocks of four (22m. in block of six), all marginal except 3m., 10m. and 13m all with Royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint, some with trivial gum bends etc. A scarce and attractive set. S.G. 291-321, 340-346. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1952 Abrogation of Anglo-Egyptian Treaty set of three values in imperforate vertical pairs from the foot of the sheet, each with pencil initial on reverse; unmounted mint with light gum ageing and a couple of faint gum wrinkles. Scarce. S.G. 404-406. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1952 Abrogation of Anglo-Egyptian Treaty set of three values imperforate from the top of the sheet, each with 'cancelled' in Arabic on reverse; 22m. and 30m. lightly mounted. Also the set in bottom right corner marginal blocks of four with control 'a/52'; unmounted mint with occasional light tone spot. S.G. 404-406Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1952 Abrogation of Anglo-Egyptian Treaty set of three values in blocks of four, each marginal and with Royal oblique perforations; unmounted mint, 30m. with small bend in the margin only. S.G. 404-406. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt1953 overprinted issue, part set of sixteen missing only the 50p. value, in blocks of four or six (17m. and 20m.) each with control 'a/50' to 'a/52', except 40m. value; some values unmounted, but the top values lightly mounted, some trivial gum wrinkles throughout but otherwise fine and attractive. S.G. 436-454, £360++Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Egypt2004 50th Anniversary Administrative Attorneys 1 LE miniature sheet (2), showing miscut variety, one with 'egypt' at foot, the other with blank header at foot. S.G. 1130Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptBooklets1937 King Farouk 5m. red-brown booklet (120m.) with four complete panes of six, the cover detached but included; some light gum ageing otherwise fine. S.G. SB14, £180Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptOfficial Stamps1938 1m. to 50m. set of nine, imperforate, each with 'cancelled' in Arabic on reverse; unmounted, the 1m. with crease though a fresh and attractive set. S.G. O276-O284Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1926-36 group of envelopes and a postcard (5) all bearing Agriculture Exhibition commemoratives comprising 1926 (9 Apr.) envelope sent registered and franked with the full set of six tied by exhibition cancellations, 1931 (11 Apr.) envelope franked with 1931 10m. (3) to France, (2 Mar.) envelope franked with 10m. pair to Italy and Postcard to U.S.A. franked with 10m. and 1936 (15 Feb.) First day Cover sent Registered bearing full set of five tied by exhibition cancellations and sent to England; a good groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "...

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1929-40 group of First Day Covers (5) comprising 1929 (11 Feb.) Egypt postal stationery registered envelope to New York bearing Prince's Ninth Birthday set of four tied by Alexandria cancellations, 1933 (20 Dec.) envelope to Demark bearing 5m. brown (4) tied by slightly indistinct Cairo datestamps, 1938 (1 Feb.) Airmail envelope bearing International Telecommunications Conference set of three tied by exhibition cancellations sent to Sudan, 1938 (26 Jan.) envelope bearing Cotton Congress set of three tied by 'abbasia barracks' c.d.s. to Tiberias, re-directed to Sa...

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1929-37 group of envelopes (5) and a postcard bearing commemorative issues including 1928 Medical Congress with a printed envelope bearing 5m. (2) and 10m. (2) to Romania, an envelope bearing 5m (2) to England and a postcard franked 10m. to Switzerland; 1938 Opthalmological Congress with printed envelope sent registered to Munich bearing 15m., a censored envelope to Nuremberg franked 5m. and 15m. and an envelope franked 20m. to Switzerland tied by Alexandria c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information p...

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1933 (4 Mar.) envelope registered to New York bearing International Railway Congress 5m., 13m. (2), 15m. and 20m., each tied by slightly indistinct Cairo c.d.s.; fine.provenance:Joseph Chalhoub, December 2019Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1934 U.P.U. issue group of envelopes and postcards (22) with various frankings including the scarce 100m. and with many different destinations including Austria, Iraq, England, Switzerland and U.S.A., etc.; a seldom offered group of this important commemorative issueSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1936 (22 Dec.) printed Anglo-Egyptian Treaty Commemoration envelope bearing 5m. (2), 15m. and 20m. tied by Parliament c.d.s. and with 'british embassy cairo' cachet in violet, signed by the Egyptian Prime Minister Nahas Pasha and the then British High Commissioner Sir Miles Lampson, address and Cairo c.d.s. on reverse; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1937-40 group of envelopes and postcards (7) including 1937 envelope to Finland bearing 1937-44 5m. pair and 20m. in combination with Abolition of Capitulations 15m., 1937 envelope to England franked with 1927-37 1m. (3) Air 20m. and Abolition of Capitulations 5m, two 1938 envelopes each bearing 1938 Telecommunications Conference 20m., one to Switzerland and the other to U.S.A., 1940 censored envelope to France and postcard to Milan with 'postal censor' violet cachet, both with mixed frankings; a useful groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to...

EgyptCovers and Cancellations1938-39 group of covers (3) and a postcard comprising German Embassy envelope to New York franked with 1927-37 13p. and 20p. and 1932 50m. on 50p. tied by Cairo c.d.s., 1938 envelope bearing Leprosy Research Congress 5m. (2) and 15m. to Athens, taxed 1l. on arrival, 1938 Airmail envelope to Switzerland bearing 15m. used in combination with 1927 5m. pair tied by Tanta c.d.s. and postcard to New York franked with 1927 3m., 1937 5m. and 1938 5m.; a useful groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please v...

Falkland Islands1935 Jubilee 2½d. block of four, the lower right stamp showing double flagstaff, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 140/e, £900+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Falkland IslandsSouth Georgia1914 10/- red and green crossed by large part straight-line "south georgia" h.s. (Type Z1), fine. Rare on the high values. Heijts SG U1c, £800; S.G. Z30, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) France1849-52 Ceres imperf 20c. grey, large balanced margins all round, fresh and cleanly cancelled by light grid type cancel. A very fine example of this rare shade. Papadopoulos Certificate (1981). Spink Maury 3i, €1,900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1869-72 no watermark, 6d. pale blue with good to large margins, centrally cancelled by "gambia/paid" c.d.s. in red without year. A fine and attractive example of this rare shade. B.P.A. Certificate (1958). S.G. 4, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1880-81 CC, watermark sideways, 4d. brown with watermark Crown to left of CC, fine unused with large part original gum. S.G. 15Aw, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1886-93 CA 2½d. deep bright blue, 4d. deep brown, 6d. bronze-green and 6d. slate-green, each in a sheet of fifteen, the last hinged in selvedge otherwise full unmounted mint. S.G. 27, 31, 33, 34; £1,320++Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1912-24 MCA £1 dull purple and black on red block of four from the lower right corner of the sheet with plate number, fine mint and a handsome multiple mounted in the margins only. S.G. 85provenance:Moore and Moore, June 2013Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1918 War Tax ½d. green block of four, variety overprint double, unmounted mint or very lightly hinged; the first stamp with a patch of disturbed gum, otherwise fine and very rare. B.P.A. Certificate (2002). S.G. 86a, £3,600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1921-27 Script 2½d. bright blue pair with margin at foot, the left stamp with large "2" in "½" (R.10/1), fine mint. S.G. 94/a, £650+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1938-51 perf 13 2/- black and brown marginal block of four with part imprint and vignette plate number, the upper right stamp showing bird on memorial (R.9/3), fine mint. A scarce positional piece. S.G. 128b/bb, £850+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gibraltar1950 New Constitution 6d. carmine and grey-violet block of four, variety overprint double (closely spaced), original gum with the lower pair remaining unmounted mint; fine. Rare. B.P.A. Certificate (2007). S.G. 142a, £4,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarBooklet1912 2s.0½d. black on red booklet front cover, stitched at right, with manuscript "Reqn 10/85" together with ½d. blue-green and 1d. carmine-red booklet panes of six, each stamp overprinted "specimen" (D16), both affixed in margin to thin card with the stamps remaining unmounted, offered with ½d. and 1d. blocks of six. A remarkable and unique group. Photoprovenance:Barclay's Bank, 1987Paul Kayfetz Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1763 (19 Sept.) entire from Johnson & Jolly of London to Messers. Newton & Gordon in "Granandoes", no postal markings and presumed carried privately, the last page with a reference to the remainder of their last order being sent by the Princess of Wales and Capt. Cleveland. The earliest recorded letter from Great Britain to Grenada. R.P.S. Certificate (2003) states "disinfected" though other than the odd trace of ageing this is not evident. Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offeri...

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1770 (5 Dec.) and 1771 (18 Sept.) entire letters to "Alexander or James Gordon of Madeira at the Jamaica Coffee house London", the first rated "2P" and showing "london/ship lre" handstamp, the second "p the Brigg Ferrett Capt. King" with "deal/ship lre", both with Bishop marks on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1773 (4 Feb.) entire letter from St. George's to Scotland apparently rated "4" and "10" and showing, on reverse, "ramsgate" across join and Bishop mark; the writer observes that the outbreak of fever has caused more deaths over the last six months than during any period since the British have been in possession of the island. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1785 (19 Mar.) entire letter to Glasgow, rated "½" and "1/-", showing on reverse, fine "grenada" second type handstamp, London and two Scottish red Bishop marks, and a fine red wax seal, the face panel with "deal/ship lre" handstamp (crossed by filing crease); the letter includes a Bill of Lading for sugar and makes reference to Negroes being inoculated and recovered from smallpox. A very important and exceptionally rare letter, being the sole example of the straight-line handstamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subj...

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1785 (4 June) entire letter to "Air", Scotland variously rated, eventually at "1/4" and carried by private ship showing, on reverse, a very fine strike of the circular-framed "grenada/Crown" handstamp and, across join, Bishop mark, the face panel with "exeter/ship lre" handstamp just touched by filing crease at left; particularly fine and the earliest recorded day of use of this handstamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information...

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1799 (6 Feb.) entire letter "p Packet" to William Cross at Glasgow, rated "2/5" and showing, on reverse, very fine circular-framed "grenada/Crown" handstamp alongside superb arrival datestamp (27.3); the latest recorded use of the Grenada Crown handstamp which was replaced shortly afterwards by the straight-line datestamp. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). Photoprovenance:Dr. Towers, April 1995W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaEarly Letters and Handstamps1855 (25 Oct.) entire letter "per Mail" to Madeira, rated "2/-" and showing a fine strike of the Crowned circle "paid/at/grenada" with London transit datestamp (14.11) and "160" rate handstamp in blue, the reverse with despatch and Plymouth transit (15.11) datestamps. One of the finest strikes of the Grenada Crowned circle recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaEarly Letters and HandstampsCarriacou1845 (23 Sept.) entire to the Secretary of the Wesleyan Missionary Society in London, rated "1/-" (deleted) and apparently re-rated "2/-", showing a good strike of the very rare "carriacou" straight-line handstamp in brownish ink with manuscript "23/9/45" date of sending below, the reverse with two different arrival datestamps (20.10). An exceptionally rare marking from this island, three being dated in 1842 and this example being the latest recorded and only example dated in 1845. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). PhotoNote: The London proof book shows th...

GrenadaGreat Britain Adhesives used in Grenada1d. Stars rose-red perf. 14 horizontal pair (the right-hand stamp with portion of adjoining stamp at foot), both cancelled "A15" and clearly tied on 1858 (15 Dec.) portion of "St. George's Chronicle" newspaper to London. A fine and very rare franking with exceptionally few such newspapers pieces surviving and one of only three recorded printed matter usages using 1d. stamps of Great Britain. Robson Lowe (1939) and R.P.S. (2003) Certificates. S.G. Z1. Photoprovenance:J.L Messenger, March 1983Joseph Hackmey, November 1985W. Danforth Walker, June 200...

GrenadaGreat Britain Adhesives used in Grenada4d. rose with a nice near-complete diagonally applied "A15", and 6d. lilac cancelled and tied by superb "A15" on piece additionally tied by small part of a datestamp in red and with despatch datestamp (25.5.59) over fold. S.G. Z3, 4, £430Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaGreat Britain Adhesives used in GrenadaCovers1858 (9 June) entire letter to Scotland, bearing 6d. lilac wing-margin horizontal pair (one rounded corner) both cancelled "A15" and showing, on reverse, London (2.7), Inverness (3.7) and Fort William (5.7) datestamps; central filing crease well clear of the adhesives. An early usage of these stamps as the first consignment of this stamp was not sent to the island until April 1858. S.G. Z4. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and...

GrenadaGreat Britain Adhesives used in GrenadaCovers1859 (9 Nov.) entire to Glasgow, bearing 6d. lilac wing-margin horizontal pair (faults at right) both cancelled "A15" and showing, on reverse, despatch, London (1.12) and arrival (2.12) datestamps; two filing creases clear of the pair. S.G. Z4. Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe StampsImperforate Plate Proofs1d. (3 with a pair) and 6d. (9 with three pairs, one single marginal) in a variety of rose-red shades and impressions, all with clear to good or large margins, a fine and attractive group. Also 6d. lake-red perf. 11 to 12½ plate proof (repaired) of unissued status. R.P.S. Certificate (2003)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1861-62 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. blue-green, two shades in contrasting shades, both neatly cancelled "A15" with one towards foot leaving large part of Queen's face clear, the other lightly cancelled; fine and attractive. S.G. 1, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1861-62 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. blue-green and 1d. green pair, fine and lightly cancelled. S.G. 1-2, £400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1861-62 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. green block of twelve (4x3), part original gum; a few light tone marks. An impressive multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (2006). S.G. 2, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1861-62 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. green blocks of four (2, one marginal), part original gum; one a little age-toned, otherwise sound. R.P.S. Certificate (2016) for both. S.G. 2, £400+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1861-62 No Watermark, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. green pair and 6d. rose (5 with a pair, shades), all cancelled "A15"; good to fine. S.G. 2, 3, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1862-83 selection (21) including S.G. 2 (2) and 4 (3) unused, S.G. 8, 12 blurred print, 16, 17 and 29 (two on pieces, one with tear at top), and 1875 fiscal design stamp-size proofs in black (2); generally good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1863-71 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. green watermark upright (16) and watermark sideways (8), shades, unused, some with part gum; fair to fine. S.G. 4/4a, £2,640Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1863-71 Watermark Small Star, Rough Perf. 14 to 161d. green (18 with a pair and a strip of three; one with watermark sideways), 6d. rose (39 with two strips of three, eleven pairs and two singles with plate scratches), 6d. orange (25 with ten pairs, one vertical), 6d. dull rose-red (5) and 6d. vermilion (7 with a pair), largely cancelled "A15", a few with datestamps; fair to fine. S.G. 4-9 groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1873 (Jan.) Watermark Small Star Sideways, Clean-cut Perf. 151d. deep green (2), one bisected diagonally twice cancelled with "D" double-ring datestamp for 9 May 1877 and tied on piece of "St. George's Chronicle and Grenada Gazette" newspaper with a further strike of the datestamp below. A very rare franking which paid the rate for newspapers to the U.K. R.P.S. Certificate (2003) states "is genuine as far as one can say of a small piece". S.G. 10a, £9,000 on cover. Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now "...

GrenadaThe Stamps1875 (Dec.) Watermark Large Star Upright, Perf. 141d. green upper right corner block of fifteen (5x3), fresh mint with the stamps remaining unmounted; horizontal rows of perforations running through "grenada" tablet. A scarce and impressive positional multiple. S.G. 14, £1,275+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1878 (Aug.) Watermark Small Star Sideways, Intermediate Perf. 156d. deep vermilion, part original gum, lovely fresh bright colour and a most attractive example of this scarce stamp. S.G. 17, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1878 (Aug.) Watermark Small Star Sideways, Intermediate Perf. 156d. deep vermilion, fresh with small part original gum, fresh colour and most attractive. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 17, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Watermark Small Star Sideways, Rough Perf. 14½1d. green block of four with large part original gum, fresh colour; lower right-hand stamp with crease at lower right, otherwise fine and attractive. A scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 9, £680+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Large Star, Perf. 14½½d. deep mauve marginal block of twelve (3x2) from the top of the sheet with "postag" marginal watermark, the top centre stamp with only the trace of a hyphen which is only meant to occur on Row 8/4, large part original gum with the upper row unmounted. A fine and attractive multiple. S.G. 21+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Large Star, Perf. 14½2½d. rose-lake block of four, variety imperforate, large part original gum with the lower pair remaining unmounted; vertical crease at left though of fine appearance and a scarce multiple. S.G. 22a, £1,300+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Grenada1881 Revenue Stamps Surcharged - Watermark Large Star2½d. rose-lake horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, unused with large part original gum, fine and very rare. S.G. 22b, £6,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Large Star, Perf. 14½4d. blue block of four, fresh with large part original gum, each pair sharing a hinge remainder; the lower pair with trace of a crease. A scarce and most attractive multiple. S.G. 23, £560+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Broad-Pointed Star, Perf. 14½2½d. rose-lake, variety no stop, the merest trace of a blue cancellation (faint tone on reverse), and variety "pencf" with neat blue datestamp. An attractive duo. S.G. 24a, b, £475provenance:Joseph Hackmey, November 1985 Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Broad-Pointed Star, Perf. 14½4d. blue marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, large part original gum; one missing perf. at lower right corner, otherwise fresh and fine. A scarce multiple. S.G. 26, £1,400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1881 (Apr.) Surcharges, Watermark Broad-Pointed Star, Perf. 14½4d. blue block of four with part original gum; one with a small light tone mark on gum, otherwise fine. A scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). S.G. 26, £1,400+.Photoprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1883 Definitive Issue½d. blocks of four comprising two tête-bêche pairs (one with [55-56] showing "grenada postage" with minor malformed letters), ½d. (marginal with plate number), 1d. (thins), 2½d., 4d. and 6d. tête-bêche pairs, 8d. (2, one [55] with "grenada postage" with malformed letters and one grossly off-centre - thinned) and 1/-, mint, 8d. and 1/- used, and 1887 1d. mint block of forty-eight with three sheet margins and two plate numbers, comprising twenty-four tête-bêche pairs; generally good to fine. S.G. 30-36 group and 40a, £918+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premi...

(x) GrenadaThe Stamps1883 Definitive Issue1/- pale violet tête-êeche pair, very fresh mint. S.G. 26a, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1886 (Oct.-Dec.) 1d. Surcharge on Revenue StampsLarge Star 1d. on 1½d. (4 with a pair, one with final "e" of "pence" broken), 1d. on 1/- (3) and Small Star 1d. on 4d., unused or with part gum, and the same three stamps used; fair to fine. S.G. 37-39, £918Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1886 (Oct.-Dec.) 1d. Surcharge on Revenue StampsLarge Star 1d. on 1½d. orange, variety surcharge double, unused with small part gum. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 37b, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1886 (Oct.-Dec.) 1d. Surcharge on Revenue StampsLarge Star 1d. on 1½d. variety "thrfe" (2), one with part original gum and one unused without gum, and variety "pfnce", unused with part gum (soiled). R.P.S. Certificate (2006 or 2016) for each. S.G. 37c, 37d, £900Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1888 (Mar.) 4d. on 2/- orange with 4mm. spacing, a block of sixteen (4x4) with [14], second stamp in lower row, with variety wide space between "two" and "shillings", unused with large part original gum; a few light fox marks on gum and the upper right corner block of four with a few perfs. reinforced. A scarce and impressive multiple. R.P.S Certificate (2003). S.G. 41, 41b, £1,050+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1888 (Mar.) 4d. on 2/- with 4mm. spacing, 4d. on 2/- with 5mm. spacing, 1889 (Dec.) ½d. on 2/- (2, one with variety "s" inverted), 1890 1d. on 2/-, and 1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- (2, one with a couple of fox marks), unused or with part gum. S.G. 41-45, 43c, £672Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1888 (Mar.) 4d. on 2/- orange with 5mm. spacing, a block of four with large part original gum, fine mint. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 42, £280+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1890 (Dec.) 1d. on 2/- orange block of four, variety surcharge inverted, large part original gum which is a little toned and with minor fox marks in places; fine appearance and a very rare multiple. S.G. 44a, £3,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1890 (Dec.) 1d. on 2/-, variety surcharge inverted, large part original gum; small soil mark at foot. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificates (1974 and 2003). S.G. 44a, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1890 (Dec.) 1d. on 2/- orange, variety wide space between "two" and "shillings", unused with part original gum; a couple of light tone marks, otherwise sound. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 44b, £375Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1890 (Dec.) 1d. on 2/- orange horizontal pair, the right-hand stamp with variety inverted "s" in "shillings", fresh with part original gum. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (2003). S.G. 44/c, £835. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- orange block of four, unused with large part original gum; minor stain at top between the two stamps, otherwise fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 45, £300+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- orange horizontal strip of three, the centre stamp, R. 3/8, with variety no stop after "1d", large part original gum with the two outer stamp remaining unmounted. A fine and rare multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). S.G. 45/a, £650+.PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- orange, variety no stop after "1d", unused with part original gum. Scarce. Sismondo (2005) and R.P.S. (2016) Certificates. S.G. 45a, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 2/- orange, variety no stop after "1d", fine used. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificates (1945 and 2016). S.G. 45a, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1888-91 Surcharges on Revenue Stamps1891 (Jan.) 1d. on 8d. mint (2, one with under-inked stop after "1d") and used (3 with a pair, one with under-inked stop after "1d"), 1d. on 8d. blocks of four and six comprising vertical tête-bêche pairs and 1d. on 8d. variety surcharge inverted and misplaced, mint (thin at top), and 1891 (Dec.) 2½d. on 8d. vertical tête-bêche corner pair and three singles, one overprinted "Specimen", mint; generally good to fine. S.G. 46, 46b, 47, £778Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information pleas...

GrenadaThe Stamps1898 2½d., 1906 set of four, 1908 10/-, 1908-11 set of four, 1913-22 set of ten with additional 1/- and 1/- red overprint (2, one on white back), 1916 War Tax 1d. (both), 1921-31 ½d. to 10/- values (14) with additional values (4) to 2d., and 1934 set of ten, all overprinted or perforated "specimen", mint and generally fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1937 ½d., 1d., 1½d., 2½d. and 3d. stamp-size composite essays in the issued designs and with the value tablets highlighted in Chinese white, each affixed to piece of thin card (90-92x68-73mm.) with the 1d., 1½d. and 3d. lightly marked "Col Appd" in pencil, all initialled "G.G.S." in ink and each dated "8 se 1937". A rare and unique group. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1921-31 2d. grey, 3d. purple on yellow, 4d., 6d. black and carmine, 2/6d. and 5/- used blocks of four, the first three with narrow sheet margins; fine. Cat. £284Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaThe Stamps1950 perf. 11½x12½ 2½d. bright blue, very lightly cancelled; very fine. S.G. 157a, £190provenance:Joseph Hackmey, November 1985 Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and CancellationsA selection of "A15" "coloured" cancellations comprising 1873 6d., 1875 1/- and 1875 (Dec.) 1d. (3) cancelled in red, and 1881 Large Star 4d. cancelled in blue; an unusual groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and CancellationsA collection of the "D" cancellations of St. Andrew's, comprising double-rings on Chalons (24), Surcharges (9) and Keyplates (5), and single-rings (30, three struck in blue) on values to KEVII; generally fine strikes and an attractive lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and CancellationsA collection of the "F" cancellations of Carriacou, comprising double-rings on Chalons (18) and Surcharge 2½d. and single-rings with Q.V. Keyplates (17 with two ½d. on 1891 2d. registered envelope via New York to London, other stamps removed) and KEVII (5); generally fine strikes and an attractive lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and Cancellations1863 (20 Mar.) entire to Edinburgh, rated "5" in blue crayon and bearing 1861 6d. rose cancelled "A15" and tied by London Paid transit datestamp (12.4), despatch and arrival (13.4) datestamps on reverse. R.P.S. Certificate (2016). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and Cancellations1866 (24 Feb.) envelope (part of address expunged) to London, bearing 1863 6d. rose pair neatly sharing "A15", arrival datestamp (16.3) at lower left, the reverse with despatch and arrival datestamps. R.P.S. Certificate (2016)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GrenadaCovers and Cancellations1891 (1 Jan.) Registered Letter Receipt for a letter to England, signed by Henry P Otway, the Colonial Postmaster and with neat single-ring datestamp; fine and scarceprovenance:W. Danforth Walker, June 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Griqualand West1878 (25 June) mourning envelope to Chelmsford, bearing 1878 1d. carmine-red pair and 4d. blue, both with Type 15, tied by "kimberley" double-arc d.s., showing Cape Town transit c.d.s. (2.7) with arrival datestamp on reverse; the envelope with minor creases at right. A rare and colourful franking. B.P.A. Certificate (2019). S.G. 16, 20. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong1882-96 CA 10c. green block of four, fine mint. A very scarce multiple. S.G. 37a, £720. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong1903 CA 1c. to $10 set of fifteen, each overprinted "specimen", large part original gum, fine. S.G. 62s-76s, £2,000Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong1912-21 MCA 1c. to $10 complete set of seventeen, each overprinted "specimen"; part to large part original gum. S.G. 100s-116s, £2,250Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong Kong1921-37 Script 30c. purple and chrome-yellow block of four with watermark inverted, fresh and fine unmounted mint. S.G. 127w, £1900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Hong KongJapanese Occupation1945 5y. on 5/- claret block of twenty-eight (4x7), small part patchy gum with light crease across two stamps and bend at foot with usual, lightly toned paper. A spectacular block. S.G. J3, £25,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

India1856-64 1a. brown on yellowish paper imperforate block of sixteen (4x4), marginal from the left of the sheet showing part inscription 'ps._twenty rupee', good to large margins all round with minor paper thin in margin, faint toning as to be expected and single stamp with light wrinkle mentioned only for the sake of accuracy. A magnificent block of great rarity. S.G. 39b, £11,200+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IndiaOfficial Stamp1925 "one rupee" trial surcharge (as Type O14 but single-line with 2mm. seriffed letters, Hammond Giles No. 25) on 1913 Official 15r blue and olive, fine unused without gum as prepared. Rare with just twelve examples produced. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Italy1933 Balbo Official Air 5L. 25 + 44L. 75 green and scarlet/scarlet/green, unmounted mint, fine and scarce. S.G. O379, £3,250. Sassone €6,300Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Jamaica1842 (22 Dec.) entire letter from U.S.A. to Mandeville Post Office "via Baltimore per the first vessel" bearing a light strike of Salem despatch c.d.s. in blue, the flap bearing manuscript "forwarded by Masons Co" in blue ink with Kingston arrival c.d.s, (21.1) alongside; the address side with additional "paid" of the despatch office, "10" rate mark and a very fine strike of "jamaica/ship letter" type SL5 (a very early date for this); some internal paper splitting, a clean and attractive letterSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more infor...

Jamaica1844 (28 May) entire marked "Consignee's Letter" from the London Agent to the estate owner/manager bearing a very fine strike of the boxed "Port Maria/ship letter" SL8 handstamp and on the flap (which opens well for display) a very fine strike of Port Maria type P3 c.d.s. (11.7). The address panel has suffered some damage and has been repaired. An important cover with very few examples of this ship letter marking known. Ex Mahfood. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1903-04 ½a. to 10r. set of fourteen, large part original gum, the majority lightly mounted; fine. S.G. 1-14, £1,100Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1903-04 20r. grey and stone, large part original gum; fresh and fine. S.G. 15, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1903-04 50r. grey and red-brown, a well-centred example with large part original gum, fresh and fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1970). S.G. 16, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1904-07 MCA ½a. to 10r. in blocks of four, the ½a. to 8a. each overprinted "specimen" in seriffed capitals 15x2mm. in a type not recorded by Samuel, and the 1r. to 10r. each handstamped "specimen" (K3) diagonally in violet, fresh unmounted mint, a few low values with trivial gum wrinkles not affecting the appearance . A very fine and exceptionally rare group. S.G. 17-31. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1904-07 MCA ½a. to 10r. set of sixteen including both 2½a., both 8a. and 1r. (2), part to large part original gum; one of the 1r. with diagonal gum bend though chiefly fine. S.G. 17-31, £860+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1904-07 MCA 20r. grey and stone, lightly mounted mint; fresh and fine. S.G. 32, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1907-08 New Currency 1c. to 75c. set of eight (no 15c.) in blocks of four, each handstamped "specimen" (K3) diagonally in violet, unmounted mint; the 6c. block with light vertical gum bend, otherwise fine and a very rare group. S.G. 34-38, 39-42. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 MCA 1c. to 500r. set of twenty in blocks of four, each handstamped "specimen" (K3) diagonally in violet, unmounted mint. A very fine and rare group. S.G. 44-63. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 Watermark Multiple Crown CA1c. to 10r. set of twenty-one with most listed shades including 3c. (2), 6c. (2), 25c. (3) and 75c. (3); chiefly fine with large part original gum. S.G. 44-58, £460+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 Watermark Multiple Crown CA20r. black and purple on red and 20r. purple and blue on blue (marginal), large part original gum; fresh and fine. S.G. 59-60, £1,025. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 Watermark Multiple Crown CA50r. dull rose-red and dull greyish green, large part original gum; a fine and lovely fresh example. S.G. 61, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1912-21 Watermark Multiple Crown CA100r. purple and black on red, overprinted "specimen", fine unmounted mint. S.G. 62s, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA1c. to £1 set of twenty-five with most listed shades including 5c. bright violet, 3/- jet black and 7s.50 orange-yellow corner example with plate number, chiefly fine with large part original gum. S.G. 76-95, £600+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£2 green and purple, overprinted "specimen", large part original gum. S.G. 96s, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£2 green and purple, large part original gum; fine. Brandon Certificate (1993). S.G. 96, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£3 purple and yellow, overprinted "specimen"; well-centred and with large part original gum. S.G. 97s, £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£4 black and magenta, overprinted "specimen", well-centred and lightly mounted mint, fine. S.G. 98s, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£4 black and magenta, well-centred and unmounted mint, signed in pencil on the reverse; fine and fresh. S.G. 98, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£50 black and brown, overprinted "specimen", well-centred and with large part original gum; very light gum bend not affecting fine appearance. S.G. 103s, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£75 purple and grey, overprinted "specimen", a fine example with large part original gum, handstamped "a roig/ barcelona" on reverse. S.G. 104s, £4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1922-27 Watermark Multiple Script CA£100 red and black, overprinted "specimen", well-centred; fresh and fine with large part original gum. R.P.S. Certificate (1982). S.G. 105s, £5,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1935-62 mint and used balance of collection including 1935 Silver Jubilee 30c., 65c. and 1/- in mint corner pairs, 1938-54 with values to £1 used, 1960-62 set to 20/- both mint and used and 1/- to 20/- part set of seven in mint plate corner horizontal pairs, Postal Stationery KGVI 15c. red postcard and QEII 20c. orange envelope both unused, 1953 Coronation with first day cover (2), imprint and plate number blocks of six and eight, used multiples, etc.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Term...

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1935-37 Script 1c. to £1 set of fifteen and 5c. with rope joined to sail; large part original gum. S.G. 110-123, 111a, £517Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1954-59 Script specialised group including the set to £1 (no 40c.) in corner horizontal plate number pairs with additional 5c., 10c., 20c. (3), 30c., 50c. and 1/-, part set of twelve to £1 in imprint strips of four (no 15c. or 40c.) and with two imprint strips of 5c., 10c., 20c., 30c., 50c. and 1/- along with 30c. imprint block of eight, corner plate block of four and irregular plate block of five, also the set used; the mint lightly hinged to black paper, fine. S.G. 167-180, c. £900+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. Fo...

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1960-62 set of sixteen, the 5c. to 65c. in corner plate strips of six and the 1/- to 20/- each in imprint strip of four, lightly mounted or unmounted mint, fine and rare multiples. S.G. 183-198, £280+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Kuwait1939 5r. green and blue with extended "T" (lower left pane R.3/2), fine mint. S.G. 49a, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Labuan1896 4c. on $1 to 40c. on $1 set of five in strips of five, each overprinted "specimen", superb unmounted mint. Rare multiples S.G. 75s-79s, £400 as singlesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Leeward Islands1890 (Oct.) CA 1d. dull mauve and rose, plate number block of four from the upper left of the sheet showing major shift of duty plate, full original gum R.P.S. Certificate (1974). Also 4d. dull mauve and orange, block of eighteen from the lower left corner of the multiples. S.G. 2. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Leeward Islands1897 Jubilee 1d. dull purple and rose, variety overprint double, part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (2010). S.G. 10a, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Leeward Islands1897 Jubilee 5/- green and blue, variety overprint double, part original gum very fine. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1961). S.G. 16a, £6,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Leeward Islands1938-51 £1 brown-purple and black on salmon showing missing pearl (R.5/1), fine used with "g.p.o. plymouth/montserrat" c.d.s. Rare used. S.G. 114ba, £1,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Leeward IslandsMaritime MailR.M.S. Solent: 1898 (21 Jan.) envelope to Manchester bearing 1890 2½d. cancelled by manuscript "Solent" in red, marked "Consignee of RMS" and with indistinct St. Lucia (21.1) c.d.s., the reverse with Manchester arrival (2.2). This is believed to be the earliest Solent cover recorded. Also 1890 1d. single with a similar cancellation (defective corner). PhotoNote: S.S. Solent mail is recorded used between 1898 (21 Jan.) to 1903 (31 July). This boat entered service in 1878 and was based in BarbadosSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " of...

Leeward IslandsMaritime MailR.M.S. Solent: 1899 (29 Sept.) 1d. postal stationery envelope to London cancelled by a bold and very legible "Solent" in red ink with handstruck "solent" in purple below, the reverse with a fine strike of Castries St. Lucia despatch and London arrival c.d.s. (12.10); the flap with a repaired tear, otherwise fresh and fine. Believed to be the earliest of only four covers bearing this straight-line handstamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

MalayaStraits Settlements1904-10 MCA $1 dull green and black on chalk-surfaced paper with damaged frame and crown (left pane, R.1/3), fine used. Rare. S.G. 136ab, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

MalayaTrengganu1921 MCA $5 green and red on pale yellow block of four, fresh and fine unmounted mint. S.G. 25, £680Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Malta1948-53 New Constitution 5/- black and green, variety semaphore flaw, lightly cancelled by part c.d.s.; the discovery example found in 1994, fine and incredibly scarce. S.G. 247b, £3,750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mauritius1965 Birds 15c. lower right corner block of four with plate numbers, variety red (beak) omitted, fresh unmounted mint. With normal block for comparison. Unique. S.G. 322a, £3,600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) MauritiusExpress Delivery Stamp1904 15c. grey-green with overprint inverted, some hinge remnants otherwise fine mint. Rare. APEX Certificate (2010). S.G. E6a, £1200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Montserrat1861 (10 June) cover front and side flap to London showing a very fine strike of the Crowned circle "paid/at/montserrat" in red, rated "5" and with London arrival (27.6) c.d.s. in red, the despatch c.d.s. on on the flap. This is the latest of only 15 recorded covers. Also 1883 (Dec.) envelope to St. Kitts bearing a faint strike of the provisional use of the Crowned circle in red with St. Kitts arrival c.d.s. alongside (1.1); creased and soiled but very scarce use of this mark during a stamp shortage. (2 items). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now "...

Montserrat1932 Anniversary master die proof, in black on wove paper; fine and scarce. Photoprovenance:Phillips, April 2001Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Nauru1924-28 Ships shiny paper, 1½d. scarlet lower right corner block of four showing full plate number "24" inverted and reversed, fresh unmounted mint. Only a few known. S.G. 288. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Guinea1914 (Dec.) on Marshall Islands, 5mm. setting, 2d. on 10pf. carmine pair tied by "stephansort" and oval "rabaul/new britain" d.s. in violet on 1918 (5 Jan. ) envelope (228x101mm.) to Brisbane, showing "3rd Batt. N. and M. Forces,/Trop. Unit" handstamp in violet; the envelope with three small stain spots and vertical crease, all well away from the adhesives. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Guinea1915-16 NWPI 4d. yellow-orang "abc" strip of three, the top stamp with variety line through "fourpence", neatly tied by Rabaul c.d.s. on 1918 (4 Jan.) envelope registered to India showing, on reverse, Sydney and arrival datestamps, very fine. RPSV Certificate (2001). S.G. 70/70c. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New Guinea1919 NWPI 2½d. indigo, variety "1" of "½" omitted, a fresh and fine mint example of this very rare stamp. S.G. 107a, £14,000. Photo provenance:William Frazer, May 2003Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Guinea1922 (22 May) New South Wales OHMS "Penalty" envelope registered to Transvaal, bearing NWPI KGV 1d. red (5) perforated "OS" clearly tied by four strikes of Rabaul c.d.s., showing black registration label and, on reverse, Sydney and Langlaagte arrival datestamps; the envelope with some creases. A very rare franking to an exotic destination and regarded as the best Official franking cover available. Photo Note: The surcharge was applied in a forme of 25 (5x5), four times to each sheet, with the well-known error, inverted "s" in "cents", falling on Nos. 15, 20, 65 and 70. In this c...

New Guinea1935 Air £5 emerald-green block of four from the upper left corner of the sheet; fine unmounted mint. A rare multiple. S.G. 205, £3,000. Photoprovenance:"Lionheart", April 2013Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Hebrides1898 (20 Mar.) commercial envelope to Sydney, bearing New South Wales 1d. Shield tied by French Post Office"nouvelle caledonie/noumea" double-ring d.s., showing another strike on face and "T" in inverted triangle with arrival c.d.s. (26.3) on reverse. Rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New Hebrides1908 (12 Dec.) picture postcard to New York, bearing New South Wales ½d. and 1d. clearly tied by "new hebrides" c.d.s., fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New Hebrides1924 (May) 5d.on 2½d. ultramarine, variety surcharge inverted, fine mint. Rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1945). S.G. 42a, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1840 (7 Oct.) Weslyan Mission entire to London, rated "1/2" (deleted) and "1/4", showing rounded frame "parramatta/post paid" and oval "paid ship letter/sydney" d.s. (8.10) in red with, on reverse, "parramatta/new s. wales" oval d.s., Crowned "general post office/sydney" oval d.s., straight-line "ship-letter" and arrival datestamp (18.2.41). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsOne PennyCarmichael's essay horizontal pair, fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsOne PennyPl. II 1d. carmine on laid paper and without clouds (R.3/5), good to large margins, lightly cancelled, tiny corner crease nevertheless a lovely fine example with variety clearly visible. S.G. 14c, £1300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsTwo PencePlate I early impression, 2d. greyish blue [18], good to large margins with dividing lines at top and foot, centrally cancelled by dumb obliterator, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018) states R2/5 which we believe is incorrect. S.G. 15, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsTwo PencePlate I intermediate impression, 2d. deep blue [1] with good to large margins showing dividing line at top, lightly cancelled, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 16c, £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsTwo PencePlate I intermediate impression, 2d. deep blue [17] with small to large margins, indistinctly cancelled, and later impression 2d. dull blue [15] with good to large margins and clearly cancelled "3", both fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018 and 2020) respectively. S.G. 16c, 18, £640Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsTwo PencePlate I 2d. dull blue with retouch [18], small to good margins, centrally cancelled "48", fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 20, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1850-51 Sydney ViewsThree PenceYellow-green on greyish wove paper, double print, one albino, small to large margins, cancelled by Sydney obliterator, fine. The only recorded example and the most famous error of the Sydney Views. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 42. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded by Robson Lowe in the "London Philatelist" in August 1957. It was caused by two sheets of paper going through the press at one time and both receiving the impression from the plate, only the top sheet receiving the colour. The blank sheet at bottom was then passed through the...

(x) New South Wales1851-1903 selection of errors arranged on Hagners including 1864-65 1d. pale red imperforate between stamp and margin at right, unused with part original gum, 1871-1902 2d. (2) and 8d. (5) with watermark inverted, all used, 1882-97 perf 12x10 6d. used imperforate between stamp and margin at right (four known), 1886-87 1d. mint block of four and a pair and 2d. pairs (3, one vertical and one used) and a single all imperforate between stamps and margin, 1888-89 Centenary 1d. pair, singles (2) and 2d., all used and imperforate between stamp and margin, 1897-99 2d. mint lower lef...

(x) New South Wales1852-53 Laureated, imperf Pl. I 6d. grey-brown on bluish grey wove paper, close to good margins, unused, small thin otherwise fine and of excellent appearance. RPSV Certificate (2020). S.G. 76, £6,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1854 imperforate 6d. fawn, watermark "8" inverted and reversed, close to good margins, unused without gum; light horizontal crease and thin spot, neither of which affect appearance. The only recorded example in this shade (others are known in the greyish brown shade). R.P.S. Certificate (1952). S.G. 93a, £4500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1854 imperforate 6d. grey-brown with good margins, unused, fine. RPSV Certificate (2020). S.G. 94 shade, £3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1854 imperforate 6d. grey-brown with close to good margins, unused, fine. RPSV Certificate (2020). S.G. 94 shade, £3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1854 imperforate 6d. greyish brown horizontal pair, watermark "8" inverted and reversed, good to large margins, fine used. Only three pairs recorded, this being the finest. S.G. 96a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1854 imperforate 1/- pale red, watermark inverted and reversed, small to good margins, fine unused. S.G. 100, £5000+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1856 imperf 1d. orange-red, printed on both sides, the second impression inverted, small margin at foot, touched on other sides, cancelled "151" of Condamine (Moreton Bay District), fine. The only example recorded. B.P.A. Certificate (2003). S.G. 109a, £2500. PhotoNote: This error was recorded by Bassett Hull in 1911 and occurs in two different shades. The only unused example is in the orange-vermilion shade. This stamp, in orange-red, is the only used example in private hands. The Royal Collection has two examples.provenance:Victor Frankenstein, May 20...

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1856 imperf 2d. pale blue, watermark "1", mainly good to large margins (touched at lower left), indistinctly cancelled, fine. Extremely rare, one of two examples recorded, the other is in the Royal Collection. B.P.A. Certificate (1988). S.G. 112b, £8500. PhotoNote: The first report of this error was in the "London Philatelist" in May 1892 by M.P. Castle, the famous London collector. His example was bought by King George V in 1929 and is now in the Royal Collection.provenance:C.L. Pack, December 1944Isleham, March 1987Victor Frankenstein, May 2000"Alvara...

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1856-60 imperf 3d. yellow-green, small to large margins, unused without gum, very fine. S.G. 115, £1800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1856-60 imperf 3d. dull green with four good margins, unused with large part original gum. Superb condition for this stamp. S.G. 117, £1900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-63 Diadem Issues1863 perf 13 6d. mauve, imperforate between stamp and margin at right, lightly cancelled; paper wrinkle at top left otherwise fine. The only example recorded. S.G. 165. PhotoNote: The first perforation 12 machine resulted in all stamps at the edge being imperforate between stamp and margin. These are not errors and are considered part of the printing process.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1862-65 no watermark, perf 14 2d. pale blue lower right corner strip of four with wing-margin at right, unused with large part original gum; the first stamp with light crease and the lower right corner of margin clipped, otherwise very fine. S.G. 188, £1,000+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1882-97 perf 12x10 6d. mauve imperforate between stamp and margin at right, clearly cancelled, fine. Three postally used examples recorded. S.G. 235ca. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1888-89 Centennial 1d. lilac on Stamp Duty paper, an upper left corner pair, the left stamp without watermark, some perfs at top re-inforced, fine mint. S.G. 259. PhotoNote: In late 1888, there was a shortage of Watermark Large Crown/NSW paper and the Government Printer was forced to produce emergency printings of the 1d. and 2d. values on Stamp Duty paper watermarked "NSW". Since the paper was of a different size than that usually encountered, some sheets missed the perforating machine, producing stamps imperforate between stamp and margin. This was part of the printing pr...

(x) New South Wales1888-89 Centennial 2d. Prussian blue imperforate block of four with margin at right showing part inscription, the upper right stamp with thin otherwise fine mint. S.G. 254a, £750. PhotoNote: This is the largest recorded multiple and the only known block of four in private hands. There is another block in the H.L. White collection in the State Library of New South Wales.provenance:Hutson, February 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for B...

(x) New South Wales1897-99 2d. die proof in black on thin glazed card (32x50mm.), fine. This is not cut from the triptych proofs as there are differences in design compared to the 2d. in the tryptich. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1899 (Oct.) Watermark Crown over "NSW" (II) 1d. carmine block of four, the right vertical pair imperforate three sides, lightly toning and tone spots on reverse otherwise fine mint and rare. RPSV Certificate (2013). S.G. 299a, £1000. PhotoNote: Although the error was recorded in the scarlet shade, no distinction was made with the earlier carmine printing. It is much rarer than the scarlet printing with only six blocks of four recorded. The certification of this block led to its listing in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT...

(x) New South Wales1899 (Oct.) Watermark Crown over "NSW" (II) 1d. salmon-red, an imperforate pair on piece with normal 1d., clearly cancelled by Sydney duplex (4.3.1902), fine. Rare, only three used pairs recorded. S.G. 301a, £350. Photoprovenance:John Bell, May 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1899 (Oct.) Watermark Crown over "NSW" (II) 1d. salmon-red horizontal pair with mixed perfs, slight gum toning and the right stamp with vertical crease otherwise fine mint. Rare, the only recorded example in private hands. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. 301b, unpriced. PhotoNote: The stamps in this pair are perforated 12x11½ with an additional vertical line of perforations guaging 11 between producing the mixed perforation error. This pair was discovered in 2013 and led to its listing in the 2014 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. There is another pair in the H.L. White collection i...

(x) New South Wales1899 (Oct.) Watermark Crown over "NSW" (II) 2d. cobalt-blue, an interpanneau strip of four, the left pair imperforate, fine mint; also an imperforate horizontal pair. Only two interpanneau strips recorded. S.G. 302a, £600+. Photoprovenance:Hutson, February 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1899 (Oct.) Watermark Crown over "NSW" (II) 6d. emerald-green, an imperforate lower left corner block of four, fine mint, the lower pair unmounted. S.G. 306a, £1200+. PhotoNote: Blocks of four are the largest multiple recorded, with six in private hands.provenance:Colonel Harrie Evans, May 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1902-03 Watermark Crown over "NSW" (III) 1d. carmine, a vertical strip of ten comprising the complete column with sheet margin inscriptions, imperforate between stamps and margin at left, fine mint. BW N9b, $5000. S.G. 314. PhotoNote: This complete column and an unused strip of three are the only examples recorded in private hands. Two panes are know in museum collections. provenance:Hutson, February 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions f...

(x) New South Wales1902-03 Watermark Crown over "NSW" (III) 1d. carmine, a block of thirty (3x10) from the right of the sheet with margins on three sides, imperforate between stamps and margin at right, fine mint. The only examples recorded. Unlisted in Brusden White; S.G. 314. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1902-03 Watermark Crown over "NSW" (III) 1d. carmine horizontal pair with mixed perfs, fine used. The only example in private hands, the H.L. White collection in the New South Wales State Library has a mint vertical pair. BW N11, unpriced; S.G. 314. PhotoNote: The stamps in this pair are perforated 12x11½ with an additional vertical line of perforations guaging 11 producing the mixed perforations error.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

(x) New South Wales1902-03 Watermark Crown over "NSW" (III) 2d. cobalt-blue vertical pair, imperforate between stamps and margin at right, the upper stamp with some very minor adhesions on reverse, otherwise fresh and fine mint. The only examples in private hands. Unlisted in Brusden White; S.G. 315. PhotoNote: There is a vertical strip of ten in the H.L. White collection in the New South Wales State Library.provenance:Carrington, November 2012Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view T...

(x) New South Wales1905-10 Watermark Crown over A 1d. rose-carmine, perf 12x11½, double print, unused with part original gum, some very minor tones and small black mark on reverse, none of which affects fine appearance. Rare with only a couple of examples recorded. Note the difference of the doubling between this example and the previous lot. RPSV Certificate (2013). Unlisted by Brusden White and Stanley Gibbons. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Bu...

(x) New South Wales1907 4d. orange-brown top left corner block of four, the left vertical pair without watermark, fine mint, the stamps unmounted. Rare, one other example in a block of four, with only one unit showing the error is recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). BW N31aa, $5000+; S.G. 357. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1879-85 perf 13, 1d. salmon with error overprint double, unused with part original gum, fine. Very rare. B.P.A. Certificate (2021). Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1880-81 perf 10 10d. lilac block of four, overprint double, one albino, the right pair with light gum bend, fine mint. Rare. RPSV Certificate (2013). S.G. O18aca, £1900. Photoprovenance:Hutson, February 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 2d. blue, perf 11x12, two used examples with overprint double showing differences of spacing, and 6d. mauve perf 10 used and perf 11x12 mint, both with double impression of overprint, the latter with thin at top left.; and 1891 7½d. on 6d. brown, offset of overprint on face, unused without gum, small thin at top, rare, only one other example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2013) for last. S.G. O21ca, O31, O31e, O56.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information plea...

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 3d. yellow-green (7mm.), perf 12, overprint double, one albino, unused with part original gum, horizontal crease and small thin, neither affecting appearance. Rare, the only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. O22ba, £250. PhotoNote: Discovered in 2014, this stamp led to its listing in 2016 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882 perf 10 3d. bluish green with variety overprint double, one albino, fine unused with large part original gum. The only example recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (2005). Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 3d. yellow-green (7mm.), perf 10, a block of four with watermark sideways, unused with large part original gum, the upper pair with some tone spots, one of which just shows through to face. The only recorded block of this error. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. O22a, £900+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 8d.yellow, perf 12x10, overprint double, lightly cancelled leaving error clearly visible, fine. The only used example recorded. Ceremuga Certificate (2013). S.G. O32ba, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 8d. yellow, perf 11, overprint treble, indistinct cancellation, crease at lower right, good appearance. Three used examples recorded. S.G. O32db, £1200. Photoprovenance:Hutson, February 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1882-85 1/- black, perf 11x12, overprint double, fine used. Two pairs (one in the Royal Collection) and six singles recorded. S.G. O33ba, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1888-90 Centennial 2d. Prussian blue block of four, perf 11x12, overprint double, one albino, fine mint. Only one other single of this error is recorded. S.G. O40aa, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesOfficial Stamps1891 ½d. on 1d. grey, overprint double, centred to right, fine mint. Very rare, three examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. O55a, £2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1851 (13 Sept.) envelope to Scotland, bearing Sydney View 3d. yellow-green on grey wove paper with clear to large margins, clearly tied by dumb obliterator, showing manuscript "8", "paid ship letter/sydney" c.d.s. in red, "cr" (Caledonian Railway) h.s. with London and arrival datestamps on reverse. A neat, attractive and rare franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1852-56 covers (11), variously addressed including internal (6), Tasmania (2, one with a stamp missing), Victoria and UK (2), all bearing imperforate issues including Sydney View 3d. (2) and Laureated 1d. pair; condition variableSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1855 (20 June) envelope from Sydney to Bristol, carried on board the S.S. Phoenix on her ill-fated voyage to Singapore, bearing 1854 Diadem 1/- cancelled by dumb obliterator, showing handstruck "3" in red, London Paid transit c.d.s. and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps; the envelope in a somewhat distressed state not unsurprisingly having been salvaged from the wreck. Very rare being one of two examples recorded from the wreck. PhotoNote: In "Australia New Zealand UK Mails to 1880" by Colin Tabeart, page 149, it is stated that the wooden...

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1858 (Jan.) envelope registered from Sydney to England, bearing Diadem 6d. grey with good margins and "registered" 6d. (affixed over left edge of envelope), both tied by dumb obliterator, showing light "registered/sydney n.s.w." oval d.s. partly overstruck by "Crown/registered" h.s., both in red, handstruck "6" (additionally tying the Diadem 6d.) and, on reverse, London (15.3) and arrival datestamps. A fine and attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings...

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1873 (1 Oct.) envelope to USA, marked "Per Chna, via Brindisi", bearing 1871 2d. and "ninepence" on 10d. tied by two strikes of Sydney duplex, showing red crayon "2", London Paid (24.11) and New York (8.12) transit datestamps in red with New Bedford arrival c.d.s. on reverse; the envelope with part of flap missing. An attractive and very rare usage of the 9d. and 10d. on commercial cover. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and...

(x) New South WalesCovers and Cancellations1898 (22 Mar.) sailor's envelope (with letter) to Grimsby, headed "From A. Sherriff ERA H.M.S. Mohawk Sydney", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing ½d. pair tied by Sydney duplex and showing arrival datestamp on reverse; envelope with small piece of flap missing and pressed vertical crease well away from adhesive. A neat franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New Zealand1960 (Aug.) Health miniature sheets, both imperforate with full original gum, fresh and fine. S.G. 804bprovenance:Bradbury Wilkinson archiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New Zealand1971 4c. Puriri Moth booklet pane of six, each with bright green (wing veins) omitted, fine unmounted mint; with normal for comparison. Very rare with only 3 or 4 panes recorded by Pierron. S.G. 919ba, £1,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Niger Coast1894 (May) Opobo Provisional "½" on half of 1d. dull blue, fine used with part Old Calabar c.d.s. B.P.A. Certificate (2013). S.G. 57, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Norfolk Island1947-59 Ball Bay 1d bright violet marginal example from the left of the sheet, variety imperforate at left lightly mounted. The only gummed example thus far recorded. S.G. 2 var. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

North Borneo1886-87 25c. die proof in indigo on thin white paper (85x140mm.) marked "Rejected die", fine. Photoliterature:Illustrated on page 87 in Part 1 of the L.H. Shipman handbookprovenance:Strutt/NuttingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

North Borneo1897-1902 Pictorial 2c. progressive die proof of the frame, this being the final state, in rose on thin card (93x140mm.) showing reversed embossed die number "2243" at top and marked "17/5.8.96" at lower right; some pinholes at top well clear of design. Photoprovenance:Strutt/NuttingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

North Borneo1916 (Feb.) 10c. on 12c. black and deep blue block of fifty [51-100] with margins at sides, the right margin originally folded over so that "s" of "cents" appears on the reverse of the selvedge, and subsequently the missing "s" on the right vertical column has been inserted by hand, unused with large part original gum; the block severed in half and one stamp in the bottom row with part torn away. A magnificent exhibition block. S.G. 188/188a/188b, £8,500+. PhotoNote: The surcharge was applied in a forme of 25 (5x5), four times to each sheet, with the well-known erro, inverted "s"...

North Borneo1922 Exhibition 1c. brown, perf 13½-14, showing "borheo" error, fine used with Jesselton c.d.s. S.G. 253a, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

North Borneo1922 Exhibition 50c. black and steel-blue, perf 14½-15, a block of twenty-five showing the complete setting with stop after "exhibition" (R.5/4), fine unmounted mint. A rare multiple. S.G. 275c/caSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

North Borneo1931 Anniversary 3c. vignette die proof in black on wove paper (88x110mm.) showing complete die impression, fineprovenance:Strutt/NuttingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Northern Rhodesia1953 Mkushi Provisional IssueIn July 1953, postal rates within the South African Postal Union were increased. Many post offices in Northern Rhodesia experienced shortages of Postage Due stamps. Owing to a misunderstanding, quantities of 1d. Definitive stamps and of the 1953 Rhodes Birth Centenary 1d. stamps were overprinted and surcharged. Although unofficially prepared, their usage was subsequently approved by the Postal Authorities.1953 (23 Aug.) unstamped envelope from Broken Hill to Mkushi, showing despatch datestamp, blue crayon "T 2d" and bearing Definitive 1d. green ma...

(x) Northern Rhodesia1963 Arms 1d. violet with value omitted, fresh unmounted mint. S.G. 75a, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Northern Rhodesia1963 Arms 3d. yellow with variety value and orange (Eagle) omitted, fresh unmounted mint. S.G. 78b, £250Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1898 Setting II 1d. vermilion and deep ultramarine, unused without gum, as issued; shallow thin from previous hinge and, on the reverse, discreetly reinforced splits to the embossing. A scarce stamp mint and unpriced by Stanley Gibbons as such. S.G. 56. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Papua1911-15 4d. die proof in black on thin glazed card (48x41mm.), fine. Believed to be the only known example. Photoprovenance:Paul Simonson, March 1981Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Pitcairn Islands1940-51 ½d. to 2/6d. set of eight, each perforated "specimen", unmounted mint. S.G. 1s-8s, £1,400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) QueenslandNew South Wales used in Moreton Bay District1860 (Jan.) envelope registered to London, bearing Diadem 6d. and Registered 6d., both indistinctly cancelled, showing "registered/ipswich" h.s. tying the Diadem 6d., red Registered arrival d.s. (13.4) with Brisbane transit d.s. (18.1) on reverse; the envelope with small repair at lower left corner. A rare usage of the Registered 6d. to a foreign destination. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

(x) Queensland1861-68 Chalon range showing double perforations comprising mint 1860-61 clean-cut perf 1d. carmine-rose with large part original gum, 1862-76 perf 13 rough 1d. orange-vermilion pair with small part original gum and 1868 3d. greenish grey with small part original gum; and used 1862-67 perf 13 rough 2d. blue and 1/- grey, 1866-78 perf 13 6d. pale apple-green (vertical crease) and perf 12 2d. blue (small light stain at top). The unused examples are rare. Cat. £590+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. F...

(x) Queensland1860 wmk. Large Star, clean-cut perf 14-16, 6d. green, unused with part original gum, fine. S.G. 6, £1500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1860-61 wmk Small Star, rough perf 14-16 3d. brown block of twelve (4x3) with margin at left, unused with large part or full original gum. Superb. S.G. 16. Photoprovenance:Mayfair FindSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Queensland1860-61 wmk Small Star, rough perf 14-16 3d. brown pair, fine unused with part original gum; also 1895 2d. deep dull blue, Pl. II, perf 13 reprint block of four, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2019 and 2007) respectively. S.G. 16Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1862-67 thick toned paper, no watermark 1d. orange-vermilion block of sixteen (4x4), fine unused with large part or full original gum. Superb. S.G. 22. Photoprovenance:Mayfair FindSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Queensland1862-67 no watermark, thick toned paper, perf 13 2d. blue vertical strip of three variety imperforate horizontally, clearly cancelled "84", roughly separated at top and at foot, some heavy cancellation indentations and the upper pair both with a light horizontal crease, nevertheless a very presentable example of this major rarity. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 24 unlisted variety. Photoprovenance:Bernie Beston, 1982Bernard Manning, May 2007Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

Queensland1864-65 wmk Small Star, perf 13 1d. orange-vermilion block of four, fine unused with large part or full (lower pair) gum. R.P.S. Certificate (2007). S.G. 44, £480Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1866-67 litho 4d. reddish lilac, First Transfer, double transfer with some letters of the word "queensland" and other portions of the upper part of the design doubled, unused; thinned at top. A rarity, being the only unused example recorded in private hands. There is another example in the Royal Collection. S.G. 53b, £5500. PhotoNote: The first recording of this error was by A.L. Pemberton in "The Philatelic Journal" in March 1951 of which a copy accompanies this lot. The doubling can be clearly seen at the top of the stamp. This is the stamp illustrated in the Stanley Gibbons c...

(x) Queensland1866-67 litho 4d. reddish lilac, First Transfer, double transfer with some letters of the word "queensland" and other portions of the upper part of the design doubled, small part cancellation at left leaving much of the design clear. The only used example recorded. S.G. 53b, £2500. Photoprovenance:Alan Griffiths, October 2012Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1866-67 litho 4d. lilac, Second Transfer, "four" largely missing, cancelled at top leaving error clearly visible; small tone spot on reverse and a touch soiled otherwise fine. Five examples across both shades are recorded. S.G. 55b, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1866-67 litho 5/- pale rose vertical pair, imperforate between, cancelled by "gpo" in bars in both red and in black, slightly thinned otherwise fine. One of two examples recorded in private hands with another pair in the Royal Collection. R.P.S. Certificate (2020) states faded though this is the same for all known examples. S.G. 58a, £9000. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "London Philatelist" in July 1892 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1917. All three pairs are faulty and derive from the same block. This is the finer of the two pairs available in private hands....

(x) Queensland1868-90 selection of errors on Hagners including 1868-74 3d. used pair with watermark inverted, 1868-78 perf 13 6d. used (3) with watermark reversed, perf 12 1d. (2, shades) and 2d. (3, two used) with watermark reversed, and 2d. used with watermark inverted, also a few later issues with double perfs; condition a little mixed though an interesting lot worth viewingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1868-74 2d. blue reprint, a horizontal pair imperforate between, fine mint. See footnote after S.G. 82.. PhotoRNote: Although a reprinted sheet of 120 comprising ten examples of this error should exist, only three pairs have been recorded.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1868-74 perf 13, 6d. yellow-green imperforate between stamp and margin at left, cancelled by unclear sunburst on 1873 envelope to England showing "gympie/queensland" c.d.s. alongside; the envelope a little soiled in places. The only used example recorded. S.G. 68. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1868-78 wmk. Crown over Q, perf 13 1d. orange-vermilion horizontal pair, variety imperforate, with four margins, large to very large on three sides, very fine unused without gum. B.P.A. Certificate (1987) for a block of four, this being the upper pair. S.G. 83a, £800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Queensland1868-78 wmk Crown and Q, perf 13 1d. orange-vermilion horizontal pair, variety imperforate, fine unused without gum. R.P.S. Certificate (2005). S.G. 83a, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Queensland1868-78 wmk Crown and Q, perf 13 6d. pale apple-green horizontal pair with margin at left, variety imperforate, fine unused without gum. R.P.S. Certificate (2005). S.G. 92a, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1880 (Feb.) "Half-penny" on 1d. reddish brown, Die II, fine unused with part original gum. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. 151a, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1882-91 perf 12 1d. deep vermilion-red strip of three with margin at left, imperforate vertically and at foot, unused without gum; two ironed-out vertical creases, the right-hand pair with some surface damage and small stain in selvedge. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2013). S.G. 167. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1890 perf 12½, 13 1d. vermilion-red imperforate block of four, central vertical bend, fine mint. The third largest multiple known. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 187a, £600+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1890 perf 12½, 13 1d. vermilion-red imperforate horizontal pair, fine used. S.G. 187a, £325. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1895-96 perf 12½, 13 ½d. green, the unique block of four with double impression, unused with large part original gum, fine. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 208a, £8000+. PhotoNote: This error is only a recent discovery, being listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1987. Two mint singles and two used examples are recorded.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Queensland1895-96 perf 12½, 13 ½d. dark green, printed double, a good used example with some minor faults. Not listed by Stanley Gibbons and a great rarity with only two examples in private hands. RPSV Certificate (2005). S.G. 209. PhotoNote: There is a great contrast between this stamp and the double impression in the previous lot. This stamp was known to collectors in the 1920s with an example in the Sir William Dixon collection which was donated to the New South Wales State Library.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now "...

(x) Queensland1907-11 1d. vermilion imperforate block of four, unused with large part original gum, the upper pair with creases. The second largest multiple. S.G. 288a, £800+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) QueenslandPostal Fiscals1871-72 Crown over Q watermark, 6d. red-brown horizontal pair imperforate vertically, centrally cancelled, separation faults consistent with this error, fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. F17a, unpriced. PhotoNote: The discovery of this error in 2010 led to its listing in the 2012 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) QueenslandPostal Fiscals1871-72 Crown over Q watermark, 2/- blue vertical pair imperforate horizontally, fiscally used, the lower stamp with horizontal crease otherwise fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. F19. PhotoNote: The discovery of this error in 2010 led to the note in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 2012.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) QueenslandPostal Fiscals1878-79 watermarked 1d. violet horizontal pair imperforate between, fine mint. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. F34a, unpriced. PhotoNote: The discovery of this error in 2010 led to its listing in the 2012 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia1898-1908 Arms 1d. rose horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, fine used with 19 February 1902 datestamp thus proving it to being the rose shade. S.G. 77c, £950. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and Nyasaland1954-55 Issue Coil StampsA collection comprising ½d. pairs (5, one with inking flaw at top), strips of four (4, one with each stamp showing missing horizontal perf. hole) and a coil leader strip of twelve and 1d. single, pair (2), strips of four (2) and coil leader strips of three (2), mint, ½d. pairs (2) and 1d. single used, many misperforated; a couple of the 1d. multiples a little toned though mainly unmounted mint. A generally fine and interesting group. Cat. £270+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy...

(x) Rhodesia and Nyasaland1954-55 Issue Coil StampsA selection of covers comprising ½d. pairs (2) and a strip of four, and a pair and a strip of four on two envelopes from Kitwe to Johannesburg, ½d. and 1d. pairs on envelope from Hillside to Pretoria, ½d. and 1d. (3) on envelope from Ndola to Kenya and 1d. on 1957 Royal Visit envelope to Kitwe, and 1959-62 ½d. and 1d. pairs on envelope from Mobile Post Office to Salisbury and strips of four on envelope from Blantyre to Cape Town, both philatelic, ½d. pairs (2) and a strip of four on cover from Kitwe to Johannesburg; also Central African Airwa...

(x) Rhodesia and Nyasaland1959-62 Issue Coil Stamps½d. strip of four showing adjoining stamp at top misperforated and a strip of five, contrasting shades, 1d. carmine-red and black strips of three (2) and coil end strip of four, and 1d. rose-red and grey-black vertical pair with variety map omitted, fine unmounted mint. Photo for missing map pairSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and Nyasaland1959-62 Issue Coil Stamps1d. carmine-red and grey-black strip of six, variety carmine-red (VHF mast and map) omitted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 19ac, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and Nyasaland1959-62 Issue Coil Stamps1d. carmine-red and grey-black pair, variety carmine-red (VHF mast and map) omitted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 19ac, £400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesPostage Stamps Used To Pay Postage Due1958 and 1959 envelopes ex the same correspondence to S. Smith at Salisbury, the first from Windhoek bearing 2d. with circular-framed "20/to pay" completed for "2d" and with ½d. block of four affixed over the original franking as the Postage Due, the second from Johannesburg bearing Gnu 1d. with machine datestamp and two "9d" tax handstamps, one left as struck, the other with the "9" over-cancelled with manuscript "6" and bearing 6d. applied as the Postage DueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesPostage Stamps Used To Pay Postage Due1959 (date unclear) envelope from Lukulu? to Ndola bearing 1d., marked "T3d" in blue crayon and with 3d. used as a Postage Due, 1959 (19 May) envelope from Avondale to Ndola bearing ½d., marked "T1d" in blue ink and with 1d. used as a Postage Due, and 1959 (13 Aug.) envelope from Queque to Salisbury bearing 2½d., marked "1d" in red crayon and with 1d. used as a Postage Due, a further arrival datestamp and office senders handstamp on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesPostage Stamps Used To Pay Postage Due1959 envelopes (3) ex the same correspondence to S. Smith in Salisbury, the first (Oct.) from Swartklip unfranked and with manuscript "T6d" in pencil and bearing 1959 6d. as the Postage Due, the second (Nov.) from Misgund East bearing Rhino 3d. and with circular-framed "t/2d" alongside 1959 1d. marginal pair, the third (Dec.) from Pretoria with SANAE 3d. and with circular-framed "t/2d" alongside 1959 2d.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable t...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesPostage Stamps Used To Pay Postage Due1960 (Sept.) unfranked envelope from Bulawayo to Gwelo, showing manuscript "T6d" and bearing 1960 Kariba Dam 6d. applied as the Postage Due, a further different size arrival datestamp on reverse. A rare use of a commemorative stamp to pay the Postage Due. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1d. blue strip of three handstamped in violet, numbered in pencil "103" to "105" and each handstamped "b&k" in violet, fine unmounted mint and a scarce multiple. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applica...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1d. blue handstamped in violet, numbered "37" in pencil and handstamped "b&k" in violet, fine unmounted mint. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information p...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1d. blue handstamped in violet, cancelled and tied by part Delivery Room Salisbury datestamp (July 1959) on piece; fine and rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1976). PhotoNote: Illustrated on the back page of "The Rhodesian Philatelist", No. 36, April 2015provenance...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues, Covers Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1956 (5 Dec.) window envelope from Bulawayo bearing 1d. blue cancelled by machine datestamp, upon arrival bearing 1d. blue handstamped with "postage due" in violet measuring 23mm. and tied by "cancelled" handstamp in black. A most unusual item that...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues, Covers Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1957 (23 Dec.) envelope marked "air mail from Welkom to Belvedere, Salisbury franked with Zebra 2d. cancelled with machine datestamp, showing circular-framed "t/2d" handstamp alongside Mabelreign datestamp (27.12) and bearing 2d. bright green handst...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1956-59 Provisional Postage Dues, Covers Much has been written about these interesting stamps over the years, most recently by Otto Peetoom in his magazine "The Rhodesian Philatelist". Potential buyers may care to look at issues 3, 26, 29, 36 and 41 for an in depth analysis of these stamps1959 (20 June) envelope from an unknown office to Salisbury, bearing 1d. blue with double-ring datestamp and upon arrival with manuscript "T1d" in blue ink and bearing 1d. blue handstamped in violet and cancelled with under-inked Delivery Room ? da...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, StampsA collection comprising 1d. blocks of four from the four corners of the sheet, 2d. blocks of four from three corners of the sheet and a corner block of six (3x2) from the upper right corner, 4d. blocks of four from the four corners of the sheet and an additional block of six (3x2) from the upper right corner, 6d. corner blocks of four from three corners of the sheet, unmounted mint; 1d. to 6d. set of four with additional 6d., 1d. block of four, 1d. block of nine with blind perfs, between the left-hand blo...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Stamps1d. vermilion marginal horizontal strip of three from the left of the sheet, variety imperforate between right-hand pair and between stamp and margin, fine unmounted mint. S.G. D1a, £800++. PhotoNote: S.G. do not list the imperforate between in tandem with the imperforate between stamp and margin. Such strips of three are rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Stamps1d. vermilion marginal horizontal strip of three from the right of the sheet, variety imperforate between right-hand pair and between stamp and margin, fine mint. S.G. D1a, £800++. PhotoNote: S.G. do not list the imperforate between in tandem with the imperforate between stamp and margin. Such strips of three are rareSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1961 (15 Apr.) Kelly unfranked envelope from Johannesburg to Kitwe, marked "T6d" in pencil and bearing 6d. purple cancelled on arrival (25.4), large arrival datestamp (24.4) with country excised on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1961 (19 Apr.) Rhodesia Railways envelope (228x101mm., imprint on flap and enclosing a piece of unused writing paper) from Raylton to Hillcrest, Bulawayo bearing the set of four each neatly cancelled on day of issue, interestingly marked "tax 1/1d" at left; scarceNote: In issue No. 26 of "The Rhodesian Philatelist" Otto Peetoom comments that first day covers are elusive, he having seen less than five examplesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Bu...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1961 (18 May) airmail envelope to Salisbury bearing 1960 2½c. with indistinct machine datestamp, showing circular-framed "t" handstamp cancelled with oval of bars, octagonal-framed "t/centimes" with manuscript "4" in blue crayon and bearing 2d. deep violet-blue cancelled with neat datestamp (25.5), General Post Office oval datestamp (23.5) in violet on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please vi...

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1961 (1 Nov.) airmail envelope from Germiston to Salisbury, franked with Revenue 5c. circled in ink as not usable with despatch datestamp alongside and bearing marginal 6d. purple neatly cancelled by arrival datestamp (6.11)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1962 (Apr.) Humber Raleigh wrapper from Limbe, Nyasaland to Bulawayo, bearing Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1959 ½d. cancelled with datestamp, showing "T" handstamp alongside "1d" and bearing 1d. vermilion with neat arrival datestamp (17.4), a further arrival datestamp (13.4) on reverse; horizontal crease just clear of the adhesivesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1962 (13 June) postcard from Ramsgate to Bulawayo franked at 6d., showing manuscript "t" alongside indistinct arrival datestamp and bearing 4d. green (18.6) affixed over apparent tax handstamp in redSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1962 (2 July) envelope from Salisbury, bearing Revenue 2d. squared off in pencil as unusable with manuscript "T6" alongside and bearing 1d. vermilion block of six very lightly cancelled on arrival, Causeway datestamp (3.7) on reverse.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1963 (14 Mar.) envelope from Gwelo addressed locally, bearing ½d. with double-ring datestamp, showing circular-framed "9/to pay" and bearing 1d. vermilion with part indistinct datestamp, a further Gwelo datestamp (15.3) on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1963 (late Mar.) unfranked envelope from Salisbury (reversed machine datestamp on reverse) to Bulawayo, showing circular-framed "25/to pay" handstamp in violet and bearing 4d. green with neat arrival datestamp (29.3)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1964 (5 Jan.) envelope from Salisbury addressed locally and bearing Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1959 1d. (minor foxing) with machine datestamp, showing circular-framed "25/to pay" handstamp in violet completed with manuscript "6d" and bearing 6d. purple with light arrival datestampSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1965 (5 Apr.) window envelope from Umtali addressed locally bearing Southern Rhodesia 1d. with double-ring datestamp, showing circular-framed "to/pay/u.t." in red completed for "2" and bearing 2d. deep violet-blue with arrival datestamp (1.6)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their Usages1961 (19 Apr.) Issue, Covers1965 (5 May) envelope from Salisbury addressed locally and bearing Southern Rhodesia 1d. with machine datestamp, showing "tax 2d" and "7 may 1965" handstamps in violet and bearing 1d. vermilion pair with light arrival datestamp (11.5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesSouthern Rhodesia 1951 Issue, CoversEnvelope (date unreadable) from Lukulu to Mongu bearing 1d. blue (a little soiled) with double-ring datestamp, marked "T2d" in blue crayon and bearing 1d. violet-blue with very light arrival datestampSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesSouthern Rhodesia 1951 Issue, Covers1954 (23 July) Kelly airmail envelope from Johannesburg to Kitwe bearing Ship 1d. pair with machine datestamp, showing circular-framed "t/2d" alongside 2d. agate with neat arrival datestamp (28.7)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesSouthern Rhodesia 1951 Issue, Covers1954 (4 Aug.) unfranked envelope from Mwinilunga to Kitwe showing despatch datestamp and bearing marginal 4d. blue (small stain in margin) neatly cancelled by arrival datestamp (11.8)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesSouthern Rhodesia 1951 Issue, Covers1955 (19 Nov.) Kelly airmail envelope from Kitwe addressed locally bearing 2d. alongside machine slogan datestamp, marked "T1d" and bearing ½d. emerald pair sharing fine arrival datestamp (22.11)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Rhodesia and NyasalandPostage Due Stamps and Their UsagesSouthern Rhodesia 1951 Issue, Covers1956 (8 May) Kelly airmail envelope from Kitwe addressed locally and bearing 1d. (2) with machine datestamp, showing manuscript "T1d" and bearing ½d. emerald pair sharing neat arrival datestamp (9.5), a further Kitwe datestamp (9.5) on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Not applicable to "Buy Now " offerings. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.