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Auction #131




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Cat / Net Est
TRINIDAD
1411 o 10 (14) 1853 1d blue lithographed Britannia on bluish cartridge paper (first issue), fine impression, very rare and undercatalogued, imperf, full (to close at top and left) margins, numeral "1" cancel, F-VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $2400) ...(PHOTO) SG $2375
1412 * 11 (18) 1858 (1d) slate-blue lithographed Britannia, worn impression, imperf, full margins to just touching at bottom-right, very rare and seldom seen, F-VF (Scott Retail $5500) ...(PHOTO) SG $5000
1413 * 12 (19) 1860 (1d) bluish gray lithographed Britannia (fifth issue), worn impression, imperf, margins full to close to touching, unused, F-VF (Scott Retail $5000) ...(PHOTO) SG $5000
1414 o 12 (19) 1860 (1d) grey to bluish grey lithographed Britannia, fifth issue, worn impression, imperf, full margins, used, signed Roig, VF (Scott Retail $500) ...(PHOTO) SG $500
1415 o 15 (25) 1859 4d grey-lilac Britannia, imperf, four full to large margins, lightly canceled, VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) SG $405
1416 o 16 (28) 1859 6d deep green Britannia, unwmkd, imperf, large margins, lightly canceled, VF-S (Scott Retail $525) ...(PHOTO) SG $530
1417 o 17 (29) 1859 1' indigo Britannia, unwmkd, imperf, four margins, lightly canceled, F-VF (Scott Retail $425) ...(PHOTO) SG $440
1418 * 23 (40a) 1859 4d brownish purple Britannia, unwmkd, pin-perf 13½-14, vivid rich fresh color, perfectly centered, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $845
1419 ** 30 (50) 1860 6d deep green Britannia, unwmkd, clean-cut perf 14-16½, fresh, OG, NH, F-VF, with BPB certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $690
1420 * 31 (49) 1860 6d bright yellow-green Britannia, unwmkd, clean-cut perf 14 to 16½, rich color, fresh, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $550) ...(PHOTO) SG $690
1421 o 47 (67) 1863 1' bright mauve Britannia, unwmkd, perf 13, scarce, light numeral "1" cancel, F-VF (Scott Retail $300) ...(PHOTO) SG $375
1422 ** 60 (77) 1876 6d bright yellow-green Britannia, wmkd CC, perf 14, OG, NH, F-VF, with BPB certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $300
1423 ** 63 (100) 1882 ½d lilac Britannia, surcharged "HALFPENNY" SG Type 6, wmkd CA reversed, perf 14, quite scarce mint!, fresh vivid color, with photocopy of the BPA certificate for a block of four that this stamp is from (bottom-right), OG,NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $575
1424 o 67b (formerly Scott 66) (103) 1882 1d on 6d bright yellow-green Britannia, black surcharge by hand, perfectly centered, "T16" (Chaquanas) numeral cancel, an extremely rare and vastly undercatalogued stamp, very seldom ever offered!, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $5000
1425 * 74-90 (114-24, 116, 127-32) 1896-1906 ½d-£1 Britannia set, wmkd CA or CA over Crown, cplt (17) per Scott, includes the scarce 1d SG Type II (oval "O"), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1845
1426 * 77 (116) 1900 1d dull purple and rose Britannia, SG Type II (oval "O"), fresh, scarce, an extremely difficult and undercatalogued mint stamp, as the vast majority were used, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $815
1427 * 89 (123) 1896 10' green and ultramarine Britannia, wmkd CA over Crown, perf 14, OG,LH, VF (Scott Retail $350) ...(PHOTO) SG $405
1428 * 92-104, 92a (133-145, 133b) 1904-09 ½d-£1 Britannia, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (14) with all Stanley Gibbons shades, fresh, OG,LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $580) ...(PHOTO) SG $615
1429 * J1-J9 (D1-9) 1885 ½d-1' slate-black Postage Dues, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (9), OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $875
1430 o O9 (O9) 1909 1d rose-red Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O2, an excessively rare and undercatalogued used stamp, a perennial challenge!, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $570
1431 * O9b (O9c) 1909 1d rose-red Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O2, ERROR - overprint inverted, with red pen mark, wmkd MCA, perf 14, fresh example of this seldom offered scarce error, ex-Kanai, ex-Gilbert, OG, HR, XF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2065
1432 o O10 (O10) 1910 ½d green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O2 on ordinary paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, scarce, especially used, light "Port of Spain" cds, perfectly centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $425
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
1433 * 1-11 (149-156, 152b, 154a) 1913-14 ½d-£1 Britannia, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (10) with both "white back" papers, OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $365) ...(PHOTO) SG $410
1434 o 2 var (150w) 1913-23 1d red Britannia, VARIETY - wmk MCA inverted, perf 14, very rare, listed but unpriced in Stanley Gibbons, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $605
1435 o 10 (155) 1914 5' dull purple and mauve Britannia on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, quite scarce and undercatalogued, especially with an authentic cancel!, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $415
1436 o 20 (215) 1921 £1 green and carmine seated Britannia, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, very rare and hardly ever seen used, undercatalogued as in practice what is seen is 50 to 1 in favor of the mint!, with light "Port of Spain" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1875
1437 * 21-33 (216-29) 1922-28 ½d-£1 K George V and Britannia, wmkd MCA and MSCA, perf 14, cplt (13), OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $215) ...(PHOTO) SG $225
1438 o J5 (D22) 1944 5d black Postage Due, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, very scarce and undercatalogued used as it saw very little use before the next issue, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $525
1439 o J8 (D25) 1945 1' black Postage Due, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, very rare and undercatalogued used high value that saw very little use before the next issue, well centered, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $600
1440 O1 (O11) 1913 ½d green Britannia Official with SG Type O3 overprint, wmkd MCA, perf 14, very rare and seldom seen used, severely undercatalogued, tied to piece, ex-gold medal Ramkissoon collection, F-VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $790
1441 O2 (O12) 1914 ½d green Britannia Official with SG Type O4 overprint, wmkd MCA, perf 14, exceptionally rare and vastly undercatalogued as very few were actually ever used!, well centered, tied by "San Fernando" cds to piece of OHMS envelope, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $940
1442 o O3 (O14) 1916 ½d yellow-green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O5 (with stop), wmkd MCA, perf 14, vastly undercatalogued used, light cds, OG-HR, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $940
1443 O4 (O13) 1914-17 ½d green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O5 (without stop), wmkd MCA, perf 14, exceptionally rare and vastly undercatalogued as very few were actually ever used!, tied to piece by "Port of Spain" cds, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $875
1444 ☐/▲ O4 (O13) 1914-17 ½d green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O5 (without stop), wmkd MCA, perf 14, exceptionally rare and vastly undercatalogued as very few were actually ever used!, block of four tied by "Port of Spain" cds, probably unique!, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3500
1445 o O4 var footnoted (O13a) 1917 ½d blue-green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O5 on thick paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, extremely rare and considerably undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, perfectly centered, F-VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $390
1446 o O5 (O15) 1917 ½d green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O6, wmkd MCA, perf 14, rare and undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1315
1447 O5 var footnoted (O15a) 1917 ½d yellow-green Britannia overprinted "OFFICIAL" SG Type O6, wmkd MCA, perf 14, exceptionally rare and undercatalogued used, tied to piece by "Port of Spain" cds, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1400
TRISTAN DA CUNHA
1448 ** 1946 1d Potato local typographed (value 4 potatoes), designed and produced by Allan Crawford, examples were attached to the May 10, 1946 Tristan da Cunha petition requesting own postage stamps, fresh, OG, NH, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $100
1449 * 1946 1d Potato local typographed (value 4 potatoes), designed and produced by Allan Crawford, examples were attached to the May 10, 1946 Tristan da Cunha petition requesting own postage stamps, a fresh, well centered example, OG, LH, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $100
1450 ☐/** 1946 1d Potato local typographed (value 4 potatoes), designed and produced by Allan Crawford, examples were attached to the May 10, 1946 Tristan da Cunha petition requesting own postage stamps, a complete sheet of 35, well centered, with fresh color, scarce and very seldom seen as a complete sheet, a nice addition to a topical Penguin or Bird exhibit, OG, NH, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3125
TURKS ISLANDS
1451 * 6 (6) 1879 1' lilac Q Victoria, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 11-12x14½-15½, rare, the Challis handbook estimates that only around 100 were issued without the later overprints - 13 different provisionals, fresh vibrant color, exceptionally well centered, rae in this quality!, OG, LH, SUPERB, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $6625
1452 o 6 (6) 1879 1' lilac Q Victoria, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 11-12x14½-15½, rare, the Challis handbook estimates that only around 100 were issued without the later overprints - 13 different provisionals, numeral "1" barred-oval cancel, F-VF (Scott Retail $2250) ...(PHOTO) SG $2500
1453 ** 8 var (11c) 1881 ½d on 1' slate blue Q Victoria, SG type 6 (SC type b) local surcharge in black, OG, NH, VF, with BPB certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $1500
1454 */☐ 10-11 (17-18) 1881 ½d on 1d dull red Q Victoria, a rare complete sheet of 30, Setting 10, SG Types 9 (20 stamps) and 10 (10 stamps), rich color, a rare multiple and spectacular showpiece! unused, F-VF (Scott Retail $3300) ...(PHOTO) SG $2690
1455 * 12a var (23a) 1881 ½ on 1d dull red Q Victoria, SG Type 13 (Scott Type d) local surcharge in black without fraction bar, VARIETY - Throat flaw (row 3, pos 4), signed Holcombe, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1375
1456 * 14 var (12b) 1881 ½d on 1' lilac Q Victoria surcharged SG Type 4 (Scott Type a), VARIETY - short thick bar, fresh, signed, part OG, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $690
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS
1457 o 60-70 (176-86) 1928 ½d-10' K George V "Postage & Revenue", wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (11), a rare and undercatalogued used set!, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $500
1458 **/☐ MR6a (145a) 1918 3d purple on yellow K George V with SG Type 40 overprint in red "WAR TAX", ERROR - overprint double, wmkd MCA, perf 14, centered as normal for this error, very fresh block of four with full error "WAR TAX" overlapping each horizontal row, scarce as a multiple, OG, NH, VF (Scott Retail $1500) ...(PHOTO) SG $1625
1459 * MR6a (145a) 1918 3d purple on yellow K George V with SG Type 40 overprint in red "WAR TAX", ERROR - overprint double, wmkd MCA, perf 14, quite scarce, centered as normal for this issue, very fresh, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) SG $405
UGANDA
1460 * 5 (5) 1895 50c black Missionary, wide letters and format (20-26 mm), with frame-line dashes showing on three sides, unu iss, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4255
1461 * 26 (26) 1895 5c black Missionary typewritten, narrow letters and format (16-18mm), imperf, frame-lines showing on all four sides, unused, VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4750
1462 * 35 (35) 1895 5c violet Missionary typewritten, narrow letters and format (16-18mm), frame-lines showing on top and left, unu iss, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1750
1463 36 (36) 1895 10c violet Missionary, narrow letters and format (16-18mm), with frame-line dashes showing on all four sides, pair tied to small piece, vertical fold along dividing line between stamps, scarce, F-VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4015
1464 * 38 (38) 1895 20c violet Missionary typewritten, narrow letters and format (16-18mm), scarce, imperf, with frame-line dashes showing on three sides, unu iss, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1005
1465 * 41 var footnoted (41 var footnoted) 1895 45¢ violet Missionary, narrow letters and format (16-18mm), imperf, frame-lines showing on three sides, this denomination was prepared to oblige a local official but were never issued, only 6 examples having been produced by Rev. Millar, aside from this example we can account for only 4 of the other 5, unu iss, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $8010
1466 * 54a (70a) 1896 1a black Type-set overprinted "L", VARIETY - small "o" in "PoSTAGE" (row 3, pos 1), sheet margin copy, unu iss, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3255
1467 * 55 var (71 var footnoted) 1896 2a black Type-Set, overprinted "L", vertical tête-bêche pair, scarce, unu iss, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1200
1468 * 58a (74a) 1896 8a black Type-set, handstamped "L" (local overprint), VARIETY - small "o" in "PoSTAGE" (R 3/1), imperf, left-hand positional sheet-margin example, quite scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2815
1469 o 58a (74a) 1896 8a black Type-set, handstamped "L" (local overprint), VARIETY - small "o" in "PoSTAGE" (row 3, pos1), imperf, left-hand sheet margin example, used, quite scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4250
1470 * 59a (75a) 1896 1R black Type-set, overprinted "L", VARIETY - small "o" in "PoSTAGE" (row 3, pos 1), imperf, left-hand sheet-margin copy, elusive and undercatalogued, very seldom seen, unu iss, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4500
1471 * 61-68 (54-61) 1896 1a-5R black Type-set, cplt (8), scarce, unu iss, F-VF (Scott Retail $700) ...(PHOTO) SG $780
1472 * 61 var (54 var footnoted) 1896 1a Type-set, tête-bêche pair, thin "1", very rare, unu iss, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1100
1473 * 67a (60a) 1896 1R black Type-set, VARIETY - small "o" in "PoSTAGE" (row 3, pos 1), left sheet margin example, unu iss, VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) SG $440
1474 o 70 (84a) 1902 1a carmine-rose Q Victoria, canceled by a "GONDOKORO" cds, only opened in 1903 as a small trading post on the White Nile, very rare, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1815
1475 o 71 (86) 1898 2a red-brown Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, with very rare "Gundokoro" straight-line cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1100
1476 * 77 var (92w) 1902 ½a yellow-green Q Victoria of British East Africa overprinted "UGANDA", SG Type 10, ERROR - wmk CA inverted, rare as only one pane of 60 was printed, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $500
VIRGIN ISLANDS
1477 * 4a, 6a, 7a (12-14) 1867-70 1d-1' St. Ursula on toned or greyish paper, unwmkd, perf 15, cplt (3) per Stanley Gibbons, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $820) ...(PHOTO) SG $825
1478 * 6 (10) 1867 6d pale rose St. Ursula, unwmkd, perf 15, white wove paper, the rare "key" stamp of the Colony!, vastly undercatalogued, OG, LH, XF, with Friedl certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1500
1479 * 24a (46a) 1899 4d chocolate St. Ursula, wmkd CA, perf 14, VARIETY - "FOURPENCF" (row 10, pos 3), only 298 printed, a very fresh and bright example of this scarce stamp, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $750) ...(PHOTO) SG $940
1480 o 47-48 (80-81) 1921 ½d-1d K George V, Die II, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, extremely rare and undercatalogued used, we have traced usage for only 120 days!, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1190
1481 o 48 (81) 1921 1d scarlet and deep carmine K George V, Die II, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, of considerable rarity used as it was issued in November and replaced the next year, thus in postal usage for a very short period - we have traced usage to only 120 days, well centered, light "Tortola" cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $440
ZANZIBAR
1482 (Z2) 1865 2a orange Q Victoria of India used in Zanzibar with rhomboid of bars cancel (as noted in SG), rare and undercatalogued, includes a copy of the larger piece that this stamp is from showing the associated SG Type Z1 cancel, ex-Jeremy Lea, fine ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2440
1483 o (Z56a) 1874 2a orange Q Victoria "On H.M.S." Official of India used in Zanzibar with SG Type Z4 cancel, rare and undercatalogued, as the massive Jeremy Lea collection only contained this one example!, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1600
1484 2 var footnoted (2E) 1895 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar" in blue, wmkd Star, perf 14, 1a is VARIETY - small second "z" and inverted "q" for "b", tied to piece by Zanzibar cds, scarce, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $675
1485 * 3a (3jD) 1895-96 ½a blue-green Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar" in black, ERROR - "Zanzidar" for "Zanzibar", also with small second "z" raised, row 4, pos 6, slightly stained, part OG, fine (Scott Retail $1450) ...(PHOTO) SG $1625
1486 o 3a (3j) 1895-96 ½a blue-green Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar" in black, ERROR - "Zanzidar" for "Zanzibar", row 8, pos 5, lightly canceled, minor crease and small thin, F-VF, with Brandon certificate (Scott Retail $800) ...(PHOTO) SG $875
1487 o 3b (3k) 1895-96 ½a blue-green Q Victoria stamp of India, ERROR - overprinted "Zanibar" in black (row 7, pos 2), lightly canceled, very scarce, VF, with Rendon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2615
1488 o 3 var (3D var) 1895 ½a blue-green Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar, wmkd Star, perf 14, VARIETY - thick "b", surprisingly rare -- we have encountered them very seldom out of the many thousands of overprints we have examined, plus small second "z", lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $190
1489 o 4a (4jD) 1895-96 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted in black, ERROR - "Zanzidar" for "Zanzibar" (row 4 pos 6), wmkd Star, perf 14, rare, lightly canceled, short corner perf, F-VF (Scott Retail $4000) ...(PHOTO) SG $5000
1490 o 4b (4kD) 1895-96 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, ERROR - "Zanibar" for "Zanzibar", with small second "z" lower, row 7, pos 2, lightly canceled, VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $2250) ...(PHOTO) SG $2500
1491 * 5 var (5m) 1895-96 1a6p sepia Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar" SG Type 1 in black, VARIETY - diaeresis over last "a" (row 10, pos 5), a very scarce and seldom offered variety, fresh and bright color, OG, HR, XF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2500
1492 * 7b (8k) 1895-96 2½a yellow-green Q Victoria stamp of India, ERROR - "Zanibar" overprint in black, row 7, pos 2, small tone spots, OG,HR, fine, with Brandon certificate (Scott Retail $800) ...(PHOTO) SG $875
1493 o 7b (8k) 1895-96 2½a yellow-green Q Victoria stamp of India, ERROR - "Zanibar" overprint in black, lightly canceled, VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1750
1494 * 18 var, 19, 20 (23D, 24, 25) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar" and surcharged Sc Types a-c (SG Types 3-5), cplt set of 3,a rare and undercatalogued set as 19 (24) only occurs 10 times in the setting of 60, 19 (24) is signed Bloch, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1900
1495 o 18-20 (23-25) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India with "Zanzibar" overprint surcharged in black, Stanley Gibbons surcharges Type 3-5 (Scott Type a-c) cplt, undercatalogued as SG 24 (Scott 19) only occurs 10 times in the setting of 60, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1455
1496 * 18 var footnoted (23D) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black SG Type 3 surcharge (Scott Type a), VARIETY - small second "z" raised, OG, LH, F-VF, with American Philatelic Society certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450
1497 o 18 var footnoted (23D) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black Sc surcharge Type a (SG Type 3), VARIETY - small second "z", raised, light cds, fine ...(PHOTO) Net Est $160
1498 * 19 (24) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black SG Type 4 surcharge (Scott Type b), only appears 10 times in the setting of 60, scarce and undercatalogued, OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1400
1499 o 19 var footnoted (24D) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black Sc surcharge Type b (SG Type 4), VARIETY - small second "z", raised, scarce as it appears only 10 times in the setting of 60, undercatalogued, bold cds, extremely well centered, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $855
1500 * 20 var footnoted (25D) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black Sc surcharge Type c (SG Type 5), VARIETY - small second "z", raised, fresh, OG,VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $325
1501 o 20 var footnoted (25D) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black Sc surcharge Type c (SG Type 5), VARIETY - small second "z", lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $160
1502 * 20 var footnoted (25H) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, black SG Type 5 surcharge on VARIETY - inverted "q" for "b" (SG Type H), rare (probably only occurred once per sheet), toned OG, F-VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $1000
1503 * 21-23 (32-34) 1896 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India with "Zanzibar" overprint surcharged in red, SG surcharges Type 3-5 (Scott Type a-c) cplt (3), undercatalogued,scarce, especially SG Type 4 (Scott Type b) as it occurred only 10 times in the original setting of 60, note one with small second "z", OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2440
1504 o 21 var footnoted (32D) 1898 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, red Sc surcharge Type a (SG Type 3), extremely rare and undercatalogued used, VARIETY - small second "z", with light "Zanzibar" registered cds, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2625
1505 * 22 (33) 1898 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG Type 4 surcharge (Scott Type b), key value in the set of 3, scarce as it appears only 10 times in the setting of 60, undercatalogued, OG, HR, F-VF, with Philatelic Foundation certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1350
1506 * 23 (34) 1898 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG Type 5 surcharge (Scott Type c), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $855
1507 o 23 var footnoted (34D) 1898 2½a on 1a plum Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG Type 5 surcharge (Scott Type c), VARIETY - small second "z" (raised), an extremely rare and vastly undercatalogued used stamp, F-VF, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3125
1508 o 24C (36) 1898 2½a on 1½a sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red Scott surcharge Type b (SG Type 4), a very rare and undercatalogued stamp (occurring only 10 times in the setting of 60), especially scarce used, light "Zanzibar" registry cds with early "10 JA 98" date!, slight corner crease, F-VF, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2760
1509 o 24C var footnoted (36D) 1898 2½a on 1½a sepia Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar", red SG Type 4 surcharge (Scott Type b), small second "z", very scarce and undercatalogued used as it only occurs 10 times in the setting of 60, well centered, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2760
1510 o 25 var footnoted (37D) 1898 2½a on 1½a sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red Scott surcharge Type c (SG Type 5), VARIETY - small second "z", light perfectly centered "Zanzibar" registry cds, rare and undercatalogued as few were used, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1575
1511 * 26 var footnoted (29D) 1896 2½a on 1½a sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red Scott surcharge Type d (SG Type 6), only 752 printed, VARIETY - small second "z", well centered, OG,HR, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450
1512 o 26 var footnoted (29D) 1896 2½a on 1½a sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG surcharge Type 6 (Sc Type d), only 752 printed, VARIETY - small second "z", with "Zanzibar" registered cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $450
1513 * 27 var footnoted (30D) 1896 2½a on 1a6p sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red Sc surcharge Type e (SG Type 7), only 192 printed, VARIETY - small second "z", slightly toned as often found on this issue, OG,VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $475) ...(PHOTO) SG $530
1514 o 27 var footnoted (30D) 1896 2½a on 1a6p sepia Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG surcharge Type 7 (Scott Type e), only 192 printed, VARIETY - small second "z", "Zanzibar" cancel, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2250
1515 o 28 (38) 1896 2½a on 2a dull blue Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG surcharge Type 3 (Scott Type a), only 1504 printed, scarce and undercatalogued, especially used, with "Zanzibar" registered cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2100
1516 * 28A (39) 1898 2½a on 2a dull blue Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG surcharge Type 4 (Scott Type b), rare and undercatalogued, as it only occurs 10 times in the complete setting of 60, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1220
1517 o 28A (39) 1898 2½a on 2a dull blue Q Victoria stamp of India, red SG surcharge Type 4 (Scott Type b), rare and undercatalogued, as it only occurs 10 times in the complete setting of 60, with "Zanzibar" cancels, pulled corner perf at bottom right, fine, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3250
1518 * 28A var (39E) 1898 2½a on 2a dull blue Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar", red SG Type 4 surcharge (Scott Type b), rare and undercatalogued, as it only occurs 10 times in the complete setting of 60, VARIETY - tall second "Z", well centered, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1505
1519 * 30b var footnoted (26kD) 1896 2½a on 2a pale blue Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar", red Sc surcharge Type d (SG Type 6), ERROR - Roman "I" in "½", with footnoted VARIETY - small second "z" raised, fresh and bright, OG,LH, fine, with Holcombe certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $625
1520 * 30 var-31 var footnoted (26C-27C) 1896 2½ on 2a pale blue Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar", red SG Type 6 surcharge (only 1504 ptd, Sc Type d) in vertical pair with red SG Type 7 surcharge (only 384 ptd, Sc Type e), both with VARIETY - tall second "z", scarce multiple, OG,LH, fine, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1465
1521 o 30 var footnoted (26G) 1896 2½a on 2a pale blue Q Victoria stamp of India, red Sc surcharge Type d (SG Type 6) with the ERROR - no dot in "i" (only 25 possible!), also with VARIETY - small second "z", well centered, lightly canceled, VF-S ...(PHOTO) Net Est $950
1522 * 31 (27) 1896 2½a on 2a pale blue Q Victoria stamp of India, red Scott surcharge Type e (SG Type 7), only 384 printed, rare and undercatalogued, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $475
1523 o 31 var footnoted (27D) 1896 2½a on 2a pale blue Q Victoria stamp of India overprinted "Zanzibar", red Sc surcharge Type e (SG Type 7), only 384 printed, VARIETY - small second "z", dropped, used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $415
1524 * 32-37 (41-46) 1896 ½a-7½a Q Victoria stamps of British East Africa overprinted "Zanzibar" in black and red, cplt (6), small "z" varieties present, a difficult mint set because the 2½a, while 1200 were printed, was the standard postal rate and a high percentage were used postally, quite undercatalogued, the ratio in Stanley Gibbons is far too small in our experience, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750
1525 * 34 (43) 1896 2½a deep blue Q Victoria of British East Africa overprinted "Zanzibar" SG Type 1 in red, only 1200 printed, scarce and undercatalogued mint as it represented the normal postal rate and thus the vast majority were used postally, this is the key value to a mint set, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $270
1526 * 38-52 (156-74) 1896 ½a-5R Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin-Thwain issue, wmkd Rosette, perf 14, cplt (15), OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $265) ...(PHOTO) SG $250
1527 * 53-55 (175-77) 1897 2½a on 4a myrtle-green and red Sultan set of all three different surcharges, scarce and undercatalogued (only 700 sets issued), the vast majority were used, OG,LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1190
1528 o 53-55 (175-77) 1897 2½a on 4a myrtle-green and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin Thwain, set of all three different red surcharges, scarce and undercatalogued (only 700 sets issued), used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $940
1529 * 54 (176) 1897 2½a on 4a myrtle-green and red Sultan Seyyid Hamed-bin Thwain, surcharged SG Type 4 in red, OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $815
1530 * 62-78 (188-204) 1899-1901 ½a-5R Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, cplt (17), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $360) ...(PHOTO) SG $375
1531 o 62-78 (188-204) 1899-1901 ½a-5R Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, cplt (17), lightly canceled, F-VF (Scott Retail $340) ...(PHOTO) SG $345
1532 o 97b (208a) 1904 2½a on 7½a mauve Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said surcharged SG Type 22a, VARIETY - thin open "w" (row 2 pos 2 or row 3, pos 4), lightly canceled, F-VF, with BPA certificate (Scott Retail $105) ...(PHOTO) SG $140
1533 o 97c (208b) 1904 2½a on 7½a mauve Sultan Seyyid Hamoud-bin-Mohammed bin Said surcharged SG Type 22b, VARIETY - serif at foot of "f" (row 3, pos 1), lightly canceled, VF, with RPSL certificate (Scott Retail $180) ...(PHOTO) SG $240
1534 o 99-113 (225-39) 1908-09 1¢-10R Sultan Ali bin Hamoud and Sultan's Palace, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, cplt (15), a popular and attractive issue, used, F-VF (Scott Retail $725) ...(PHOTO) SG $815
1535 ** 119 (245) 1908-09 200R brown and greenish black View of Port, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, rare,very well centered, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4500
1536 o 120-34 (246-60) 1913 1¢-10r Sultan Kalif bin Harub and Dhow set, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, cplt (15), F-VF (Scott Retail $745) ...(PHOTO) SG $815
1537 o 134 (260) 1913 10R green and brown Dhow, wmkd Multiple Rosettes (sideways), perf 14, scarce used, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB (Scott Retail $440) ...(PHOTO) SG $530
1538 * 135 (260b) 1913 20R black and green Dhow, wmkd Multiple Rosettes (sideways), perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF (Scott Retail $400) ...(PHOTO) SG $470
1539 o 135 (260b) 1913 20R black and green Dhow, wmkd Multiple Rosettes (sideways), perf 14, very rare and undercatalogued used, perfectly centered, light squared-circle cancel, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1750
1540 o 136 (260c) 1913 30R black and brown Dhow, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, scarce, and undercatalouged used, light squared-circle cancel, SUPERB, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3190
1541 * 137 (260d) 1913 40R black and vermilion Dhow, wmkd Multiple Rosettes, perf 14, OG, VLH, VF (Scott Retail $725) ...(PHOTO) SG $875
1542 * 156-77 (276-97) 1921-29 1¢-30R Sultan Khalif bin Harub, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (22), OG, LH, F-VF (Scott Retail $1120) ...(PHOTO) SG $1315
1543 o 168 var (288y) 1921 50¢ myrtle-green Sultan Kalif bin Harub, perf 14, rare VARIETY - wmkd Script CA inverted and reversed, only one pane was issued, lightly cancelled, well centered, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750
1544 o 175 (295) 1921-29 10R green and brown Dhow, wmkd Script CA (sideways), perf 14, very rare and undercatalogued used, perfectly centered, light "Zanzibar" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1250
1545 * 176 (296) 1921-29 20R black and green Dhow, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, OG, VLH, SUPERB (Scott Retail $450) ...(PHOTO) SG $530
1546 ** 201-13 (310-22) 1936 5¢-10' Sultan Khalif bin Harub, wmkd Script CA, perf 14x13½-14, cplt (13), an elusive and undercatalogued early K George VI never hinged set, OG, NH, F-VF (Scott Retail $110) ...(PHOTO) SG $140
1547 * J1-3, J4, J5, J6, J6a, J7, J8, J9-11 (D1-3, D5, D8-12, D15-17) 1926-30 1¢-75¢ black on orange Postage Dues, 11 values plus 18¢ salmon shade, the regularly issued set, unu iss, F-VF (Scott Retail $160) ...(PHOTO) SG $225
1548 o J4B (D7) 1926-30 12¢ black on green Postage Due, rouletted 10, scarce, neat "Zanzibar" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1855
1549 o J4c, J4 (D5a, D5) 1929 9¢ black on orange Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10 (showing on two sides), VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, top stamp in vertical pair with normal, rare and undercatalogued, light double-ring "Zanzibar" cancel, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $615
1550 o J5c, J5 (D8a, D8) 1929 15¢ black on orange Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, top stamp in bottom left sheet-margin vertical pair with normal, rare and undercatalogued, light double-ring "Zanzibar" cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $615
1551 o J6ac, J6a (D9a, D9) 1929 18¢ black on salmon Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, top stamp in vertical pair with normal, unwmkd, rare and undercatalogued, light "Zanzibar" double-ring cds, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $900
1552 o J6ac (D9a) 1929 18¢ black on salmon Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, unwmkd, scarce, light "Zanzibar" double-ring cds, VF-S ...(PHOTO) Net Est $750
1553 o J6c, J6 (D10a, D10) 1929 18¢ black on orange Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, unwmkd, top stamp in bottom left sheet-margin vertical pair with normal, rare and undercatalogued, light double-ring "Zanzibar" cds, scarce, XF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1000
1554 o J7c, J7 (D11a, D11) 1929 20¢ black on orange Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, unwmkd, top stamp in bottom left corner sheet-margin vertical pair with normal, rare and undercatalogued, light double-ring "Zanzibar" cds, scarce, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1140
1555 o J8c (D12a) 1929 21¢ black on orange Postage Due typeset, rouletted 10, VARIETY - "cent.s" for "cents.", only occurred once per sheet of 10 (row 4, pos 1) of the initial printing, top stamp in vertical pair with normal, unwmkd, scarce and undercatalogued, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $825
1556 o J12-17 (D18-24) 1931-33 2¢-25¢ Postage Dues typeset, rouletted 5, cplt(6), rare and undercatalogued used, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1405
1557 o J18-23 (D25-30) 1936-62 5¢-1' Postage Dues wmkd MSCA, perf 14, a rarely seen set, massively undercatalogued used, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $625
ZULULAND
1558 * 1-10 (1-10) 1888-93 ½d-1' Q Victoria stamps of Great Britain overprinted "ZULULAND", cplt (10), of the 9d only 3701 were sold, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $635) ...(PHOTO) SG $740
1559 o 1-10 (1-10) 1888-93 ½d-1' Q Victoria stamps of Great Britain overprinted "ZULULAND", cplt (10), of the 9d only 3701 were sold, F-VF (Scott Retail $680) ...(PHOTO) SG $770
1560 * 1-11 (1-11) 1888-93 ½d-5' Q Victoria stamps of Great Britain overprinted "ZULULAND", cplt (11), of the 9d only 3701 were sold and a mere 998 of the 5'!, OG, HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $1360) ...(PHOTO) SG $1375
1561 * 15-22 (20-27) 1894-96 ½d-4' Q Victoria Keyplates, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (8), OG,HR, F-VF (Scott Retail $375) ...(PHOTO) SG $435
1562 ** 23 (28) 1894-96 £1 purple on red Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1500



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