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COLONIAL STAMP COMPANY
5757 Wilshire Blvd., Penthouse 8
Los Angeles, California 90036-5816


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Auction #134




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Cat / Net Est
BAHAMAS
168 o 1 (2) 1859 1d dull lake Q Victoria, unwmkd, thin paper, imperf, four full to close margins,lightly canceled, F-VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $1820
169 o 4 (6) 1861 6d grey-lilac Q Victoria, unwmkd, rough perf 14 to 16, with "A 05" barred-oval cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $700
170 o 7 (11) 1862 6d lavender-grey Q Victoria, unwmkd, perf 11½, 12, VF-S ...(PHOTO) SG $700
171 * 15 (38) 1865 1' blue-green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 12½, an exceptionally well centered example of this undercatalogued and seldom seen rarity!, on many advanced want lists, OG, LH, XF ...(PHOTO) SG $3850
172 * 17 (34) 1863-77 1d scarlet (aniline) Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce, perfectly centered -- rare thus!, unused, SUPERB, with Sismondo certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $1400
173 * 26 (45) 1883 4d on 6d deep violet Q Victoria, handstamp provisional surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 12½, scarce diagonal handstamp, OG, VLH, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $770
174 * 27-32, 27a, 27b, 28a, 28b (47-57) 1884-90 1d-£1 Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (10) with all listed shades, a remarkable set, hand-picked for centering, OG,HR, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1350
175 * 49-56 (81-89) 1912-19 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (9), OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $315
176 o 49-56 (81-89) 1912-19 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd MCA, cplt (9), lightly cancelled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $595
177 ** 56 (89) 1912-19 £1 dull green and black K George V, chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, NH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $560
178 o 70-84 (111-25) 1921-37 ½d-£1 K George V, wmkd Script CA and MCA, perf 14, cplt (15), used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $775
179 ** 84 (125) 1926 £1 green and black K George V, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, OG,NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $505
180 ** MR1-5 (91-95) 1918 ½d-1' K George V War Tax overprints, cplt (5), scarce and undercatalogued as only 1200 were printed of the 1', OG,NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $505
181 * MR4 (95) 1918 1' grey-black and carmine K George V overprinted "War Tax", scarce (only 1200 issued), wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG,VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $230
BANGKOK (BRITISH PO IN SIAM)
182 o 2 (3) 1882 4¢ rose Q Victoria of Straits Settlements with "B" overprint, wmkd CC, perf 14, canceled with a portion of the scarce Bangkok oval cancel, massively undercatalogued used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1960
183 * 7 (8) 1882 12¢ blue Q Victoria of Straits Settlements with "B" overprint SG Type 1, wmkd CC, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $2100
BARBADOS
184 3b (4ab) 1854 (2d) greyish slate Britannia, bisect on cover (1d), a slightly fragile cover, tied by numeral "1" grid cancel, sent to the island of St. Vincent, "Barbadoes" double-ring backstamp (AU05 1854), very rarely seen as this was only authorized for a little more than a month, ...(PHOTO) SG $11900
185 * 3c (5b) 1852-55 (no value) deep slate Britannia on paper blued, prepared for use but not issued, unwmkd, imperf, four margins, with color photocopy of BPA certificate for a block of 10 that this stamp is from, OG, HR, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
186 o 10 (13) 1859 (½d) yellow-green Britannia, unwmkd, pin-perf 14, used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $630
187 o 12 (16) 1860 (½d) yellow-green Britannia, unwmkd, pin-perf 12½, numeral "1" cancel, fine, with Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $910
188 * 18 (28) 1869 (4d) dull vermilion Britannia, unwmkd, rough perf 14 to 16, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $490
189 * 32 (51) 1871 1' black Britannia, wmkd Small Star, rough perf 14 to 16, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
190 * 38 (63) 1873 3d brown-purple Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 14, fresh, extremely well centered for this issue -- very rare thus!, part OG, SUPERB, with BPA certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1315
191 * 43 (64) 1873 5' dull rose Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 15½x15, attractive color, OG, HR, fine ...(PHOTO) SG $1330
192 o 43 (64) 1873 5' dull rose Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 15½x15, remarkably well centered, with superb "socked-on-the-nose" Barbados cds!, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $840
193 * 56b (83) 1879 1' dull mauve Britannia, wmkd CC, perf 14, OG, LH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $700
194 o 57a (86b) 1878 1d on half of 5' dull rose Britannia, with value tablet removed before issue, VARIETY - unsevered pair, surcharged large numeral "1", 7mm high with curved serif and large letter "D", 2¾mm high (SG Type 3a), reading downward with "Barbados" cds and "boot heel" cancel, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $3500
195 * 60-68, 60a, 61a, 62a, 63a, 65a (89-103) 1882-86 ½d-5' Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (14) with all listed shades, with Philatelic Foundation certificate for the 5', OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1825
196 * 64 (97) 1882 4d grey Q Victoria, wmkd CA, perf 14, the key value of the set, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $490
197 * 70-80 (105-15) 1892-1903 ¼d-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, cplt (11), OG,HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
198 o 80 (115) 1903 2'6d violet and green Seal of the Colony, wmkd CA, perf 14, scarce and undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $630
199 S 81-89 var listed (116s-24s) 1897 1f-2'6d Q Victoria Diamond Jubilee issue, white paper, overprinted "SPECIMEN" wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
200 ** 81-89 (116-24) 1897 1f-2'6d Q Victoria Diamond Jubilee issue, white paper, wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (9), nice centering throughout, OG, NH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $840
201 o 90-101 (135-44, 163-169) 1904-10 1f-2'6d Badge of Colony, wmkd MCA, cplt (12), scarce used, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $755
202 S 102-108 vars (145s-51s) 1906 1f-1' Nelson Monument, overprinted "SPECIMEN", wmkd CC, perf 14, cplt (7), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $225
203 ** B1e, B1c (153c, 153ea) 1907 1d on 2d slate-black and orange Seal of the Colony surcharged "Kingston Relief Fund. 1d." SG Type 10, ERROR - surcharge double, both inverted, in red, wmkd CA, perf 14, includes a "normal inverted" for comparison, OG, NH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1255
BATUM
204 */** 7-10 (7-10) 1919 10R on 1K-10R on 10 on 7K Arms of Russia handstamped SG Type 2, cplt (4), only 240 sets were made, rare and undercatalogued, 3 high values signed (10 on 3k by Mikulski {NH!}, 10 on 5k by A Brun and Dr R J Ceresa, 10 on 10 on 7k signed by Dr R J Ceresa and another), also the 10 on 3k and 10 on 5k are large margin imperfs, OG, VLH, VF-S ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4250
205 o 25 (21) 1920 50r on 1K orange Arms of Russia with provisional handstamp SG Type 4 in black, only 400 printed, unwmkd, imperf, four large margins, nice double-ring cds, signed Ross, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2380
206 29 (25) 50R on 4K red Arms of Russia handstamped SG Type 4, perforated, scarce, tied to piece by Batum double-ring cds, signed Economist, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3080
207 * 32 (28) 1920 50R on 15K blue and red-brown Arms of Russia with provisional handstamp surcharge SG Type 4, only 300 printed, perforated, signed, OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1260
208 45 (36) 1920 50r on 4k red Arms of Russia with provisional handstamp overprint SG Type 6, scarce and undercatalogued (only 750 printed), perforated, tied to piece, XF ...(PHOTO) SG $225
209 47 (38) 1920 50r on 2k yellow-green Arms of Russia (Romanov) with provisional handstamp overprint SG Type 6, only 400 printed, imperf, four large margins, tied to piece, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $700
210 * 48 (39) 1920 50r on 3K carmine-red Arms of Russia with British Occupation provisional handstamp (SG Type 6), very scarce (only 354 printed), undercatalogued, imperf, four margins, signed Holcombe, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1540
211 48 (39) 1920 50r on 3K carmine-red Arms of Russia with British Occupation provisional handstamp SG Type 6, very scarce as only 354 were printed, undercatalogued, imperf, four large margins, tied to piece, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1365
BECHUANALAND
212 * 4b (1b) 1885 (2 Dec) ½d grey-black Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, VARIETY - overprint double in lake and black, wmkd CA, perf 14, only one pane of 60 was overprinted in two colors, normal centering, a scarce and undercatalogued variety, OG, HR, F-VF, with BPA and Brandon certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1365
213 o 5-9 (4-8) 1885-87 ½d-1' Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland", wmkd Anchor, perf 14, cplt (5), F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $390
214 * 9 (8) 1886 1' green Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 1, scarce and undercatalogued mint as most were used!, signed Thier, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1050
215 o 11-20 (10-19) 1888 1d-10' Q Victoria, wmkd Orb, perf 14 or wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, cplt (10), F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1065
216 * 21 (20) 1887 £1 lilac and black Q Victoria, wmkd Two Orbs (sideways), perf 14x13½, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $1260
217 ** 25a (23b) 1888 2d on 2d lilac and black Q Victoria, surcharged in red, wmkd Orb, perf 14, VARIETY - curved foot to "2", scarce, well centered, fresh, OG, NH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $980
218 o 26 (25) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, wmkd Orb, perf 14, SG Type 6 red surcharge, an exceptional USED rarity, hardly ever offered and considerably more difficult than either a £5 first issue or even a 2d on 2d green surcharge, vastly undercatalogued (as any serious collector who has tried to find one will attest), VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3780
219 o 27 (23c) 1888 2d on 2d lilac and black Q Victoria, green surcharge, a great rarity of which perhaps a dozen examples are recorded, seldom seen and undercatalogued, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $10025
220 o 41 (58) 1897 ½d yellow-green Cape of Good Hope overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 18 (narrower - 10½mm apart and 15mm long), excessively rare and undercatalogued used, scarce "Kanye" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $315
221 * 51 (55) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 17) 19mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only 840 were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate, as it was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a shortage, well centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1155
222 o 51 (55) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 17) 19mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only 840 were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate, as it was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a shortage, less than 1% were used, undercatalogued, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2245
223 * 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $790
224 * 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, fresh, OG,VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $790
225 o 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain overprinted "British Bechuanaland" SG Type 2, and subsequently overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued used as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $350
226 o 53 (54) 1890 ½d vermilion Q Victoria of Great Britain, overprinted "Protectorate" (SG Type 16) 15mm long, rare and undercatalogued as only a few sheets were printed, this stamp is difficult to locate as this was an essay overprint that was pressed into service during a stamp shortage, in addition to which it bears a strike of the very rare "MOLEPOLE" Bechuanaland Village cds (of which only a few examples are recorded!), VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $4200
227 o 56 (48) 1888 2'6d green and black Q Victoria overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 12, wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, used examples are vastly rare (1 to 10 at least), seldom ever offered, as such significantly undercatalogued!, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $2800
228 * 57 (49) 1888 5' green and black Q Victoria overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 13, wmkd Script VR (sideways), perf 13½, slight black offset on reverse, OG, LH, VF, with Sismondo certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $3640
229 o 63 (43) 1889 3d on 3d pale reddish lilac and black Q Victoria, overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 12 and surcharged SG Type 13, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, signed Brunn, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $770
230 * 64 (44) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, overprinted "Protectorate", black surcharge, a very scarce key and significantly undercatalogued stamp, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1330
231 o 64 (44) 1888 4d on 4d lilac and black Q Victoria, overprinted "Protectorate" SG Type 12, black surcharge SG Type 13, a very scarce key and significantly undercatalogued stamp, with "Mafeking" and "London" cds, VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1400
232 o 92-93 (83-84) 1914-15 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Waterlow, wmkd Single Cypher, perf 11x12, cplt (2), scarce used, each with "Francistown" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1820
233 * 92a-93a (86-87) 1917-19 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted SG Type 21, de la Rue printing, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $600
234 o 92a-93a (86-87) 1917-19 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses of Great Britain overprinted SG Type 21, de la Rue printing, each with "Francistown" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1820
235 * 94-95 (88-89) 1920-23 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE", Bradbury, Wilkinson printing, cplt (2), well centered, OG,LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $280
236 o 94-95 (88-89) 1920-23 2'6d-5' K George V Sea Horses overprinted "BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE" SG Type 21 by Bradbury, Wilkinson printing, wmkd Single Cypher, perf 11x12, cplt (2), scarce used, each with light cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $610
237 * 105-16 (99-110) 1932 ½d-10' K George V, Baobab Tree and Cattle drinking, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (12), OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $700
238 o 105-16 (99-110) 1932 ½d-10' K George V and Cattle drinking, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (12), scarce used, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $840
239 * AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and brown-orange K Edward VII of Transvaal Postal Fiscal overprinted, only 1500 printed, scarce and undercatalogued, OG,LH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $560
240 o AR1 (F1) 1910 6d black and brown-orange K Edward VII of Transvaal Postal Fiscal overprinted, only 1500 printed, and less than 150 were postally used, as such both rare and undercatalogued, with "Lobatsi" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1575
241 o J1-3 (D1-3) 1926 ½d-2d Postage Dues of Great Britain overprinted "Bechuanaland Protectorate" SG Types D1 and D2, extremely scarce and undercatalogued as few were used, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1155
BERMUDA
242 * 6 (8) 1865 1' green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14, scarce mint, OG, VLH, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $490
243 o 9 (11) 1893 1' green Q Victoria, wmkd CC, perf 14x12½, scarce and undercatalogued used, light "Hamilton" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $335
244 * 12 (13) 1874 3d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 6 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, signed Scheller, OG, LH, VF, with RPSL certificate ...(PHOTO) SG $3500
245 * 14 (16) 1875 1d on 3d yellow-buff Q Victoria provisional "One Penny." surcharge SG Type 8 (only 12,000 ptd), wmkd CC, perf 14, a remarkable, perfectly centered example!, OG, VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) Net Est $1260
246 o 14 (16) 1875 1d on 3d yellow-buff Q Victoria provisional "One Penny." surcharge SG Type 8 (only 12,000 ptd), wmkd CC, perf 14, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) SG $490
247 o 15 (17) 1875 1d on 1' green Q Victoria provisional, SG Type 8 surcharge, wmkd CC, perf 14, lightly canceled, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
248 * 40-53 (44-54) 1910-25 ¼d-10' Caravel and K George V Keyplates, wmkd MCA, perf 14, cplt (14), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $575
249 * 54 (55) 1918 £1 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, OG, LH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $350
250 54 (55) 1918 £1 purple and black on red K George V, wmkd MCA, perf 14, well centered, tied to piece by "St. Georges" cds, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $770
251 o 55-60, 67-69 (59-67) 1920-21 ¼d-1' K George V Tercentenary of Representative Institutions (first issue), cplt (9), scarce and substantially undercatalogued used, lightly canceled, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $685
252 * 81-97 (77-93, 87a) 1922-34 ¼d-12'6d Caravels and K George V Keyplates, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, cplt (17), OG, HR, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $770
253 * 95a (89h) 1930 2'6d grey-black and pale orange-vermilion on grey-blue K George V, wmkd Script CA, very rare mint as the majority of this printing was used fiscally, perfectly centered, OG,VLH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $3850
254 o 95a (89h) 1930 2'6d grey-black and pale orange-vermilion on grey-blue K George V on chalk-surfaced paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, light "Hamilton" cds, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $3850
255 o 96a (92g) 1930 10' green and red on deep emerald K George V Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, perfectly centered, lightly canceled, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $385
256 ** 97 (93) 1932 12'6d grey and orange K George V Keyplate, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, OG, NH, VF ...(PHOTO) Net Est $700
257 * 125a var (118b) 1942 5' dull yellow-green and red on yellow K George VI Keyplate, wmkd MSCA, VARIETY - line perf 14¼, well centered, OG, VLH, XF ...(PHOTO) SG $385
258 * 126b var (119bf) 1942 10' yellow-green and carmine on green K George VI Keyplate on ordinary paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14¼ line, VARIETY - gash in chin (row 2, pos 5), fresh and well centered, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $4550
259 * 126b (119) 1938 10' green and deep lake on pale emerald K George VI Keyplate, first printing, perf 14, OG, VLH, F-VF ...(PHOTO) SG $560
260 * 127 var (120cf) 1944 12'6d grey and brownish orange K George VI on ordinary paper, wmkd Script CA, perf 14, VARIETY - gash in chin (row 2, pos 5), perfectly centered, OG, LH, SUPERB ...(PHOTO) SG $3500



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