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FILTER: Area=International (non-U.S.), Sub Area=British Commonwealth, General=British Africa, Issue/Country=Mauritius, All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 15
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
2017-04-25
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1152, Lot Number 736, Malta thru MesopotamiaMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Filet Head" (15; SG 40), MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Filet Head" (15; SG 40)MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Filet Head" (15; SG 40). Position 8, large balanced margins all around (which are most uncommon on this issue), deep rich color and sharp impression, neat barred oval cancel, barely perceptible stain and shallow thin (caused by prior hinge) as often encountered on this thin paper

EXTREMELY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE AND HANDSOME EXAMPLE OF THE 2-PENCE SHERWIN "LARGE FILET HEAD" ISSUE.

With 2017 Brandon certificate. SG £8,000

11,000
2,400
Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
2016-06-14
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1130, Lot Number 1537, Madagascar thru MauritiusMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40), MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40)MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40). Position 4, huge to large margins, deep rich color and sharp impression, target cancels, couple insignificant and barely visible pinholes as often encountered on this thin paper

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. A RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 2-PENCE SHERWIN "LARGE FILLET HEAD".

With 1966 R.P.S. certificate. SG £8,000

11,000
1,500
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
2016-06-14
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1130, Lot Number 1538, Madagascar thru MauritiusMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40), MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40)MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue, "Large Fillet Head" (15; SG 40). Large margins to in at top left, deep rich color, light barred cancels, tiny corner crease, Fine, an affordable example of this rare Mauritius "Large Fillet Head", SG £8,000

11,000
1,400
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
2001-06-19
U.S. and Foreign Stamps
 
Sale Number 838, Lot Number 1299, Mauritius to New BrunswickMAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue (15; SG 40), MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue (15; SG 40)MAURITIUS, 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue (15; SG 40). Margins clear all around, rich color, two strikes of barred oval cancel, small thin at right, small blue backstamp, otherwise Fine and rare, SG £4,000, with 1922 R.P.S. certificate

3,000
240
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
1999-03-23
U.S. and Foreign Stamps and Covers
 
1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue (15; SG 40). Large even margins all around, deep rich color and sharp impression, light barred oval cancel, small thin spot, appears Extremely Fine, rare, SG £4,000

4,000
750
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
1999-03-23
U.S. and Foreign Stamps and Covers
 
1859, 2p Blue on Bluish Paper, Sherwin Issue (15; SG 40). Ample margins all around, rich color, bold barred oval cancel, small mark on back from hinge mentioned only for complete accuracy, Very Fine and rare, SG £4,000

4,000
1,100
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
1996-05-22
The Passano Collection of British Commonwealth
 
Sale Number 778, Lot Number 712, Mauritius thru Nevis1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Re-Engraved, Sherwin (15, SG 40), 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Re-Engraved, Sherwin (15, SG 40)1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, Re-Engraved, Sherwin (15, SG 40). Rich color, three ample margins, clear at R., thin spot, repaired and repainted at T.R., still appears Very Fine, with 1996 B.P.A. certificate, SG £4,000

3,000
210
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Africa
Mauritius
1989-04-15
1989 Rarities of the World
 
Sale Number 708, Lot Number 567, General Foreign1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, "Fillet Head" (15), 1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, "Fillet Head" (15)1859, 2p Blue on Bluish, "Fillet Head" (15). Margins All Around, natural dry print in top left corner, Oval Grid cancel, Very Fine, Exceptional

5,000
1,100
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