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2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
 
Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 590, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (by Colomphil No.)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var). Sheet margin at top, lightly struck Girardot oval handstamp, couple minor creases and tiny thin speck

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THIS IS THE UNIQUE USED EXAMPLE OF COLOMPHIL NO. 2A WITH THE INVERTED SURCHARGE.

Outside of this unique used copy, there are two unused examples recorded. A major Provisional Surcharge rarity. With 2004 Sismondo certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
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Latin America
Latin America
Colombia
2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
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Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 591, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (by Colomphil No.)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Double Surcharge, One Inverted, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2b; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Double Surcharge, One Inverted, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2b; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Double Surcharge, One Inverted, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2b; Scott C18 var). With sheet margin at top, clearly showing a small part of additional inverted surcharge, cancelled by light Girardot oval and "Navegacion Aerea, Neiva" handstamps with additional strikes on reverse, used with National 3c, on cover to Dr. Behr-Heyder in Bogota, Bogota 1921 boxed arrival handstamp ties 3c

VERY FINE. THIS IS THE SOLE RECORDED EXAMPLE OF COLOMPHIL NO. 2B, THE DOUBLE SURCHARGE, ONE INVERTED - EITHER UNUSED, USED OR ON COVER. A REMARKABLE COLOMBIAN AIR POST SURCHARGE ERROR.

Illustrated in both Cruz-Bortfeldt on pg. 6 and Fletcher on pg. 86.

E. 3,000-4,000
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Latin America
Colombia
2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
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Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 592, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (by Colomphil No.)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "L" Instead of "1", Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2c; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "L" Instead of "1", Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2c; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "L" Instead of "1", Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2c; Scott C18 var). H.r., fresh color, horizontal crease

FINE APPEARANCE. ONLY TWO EXAMPLES ARE RECORDED OF COLOMPHIL NO. 2C SHOWING THE INVERTED "L" FOR "1". THIS AS THE UNIQUE UNUSED EXAMPLE.

The used example is on piece with Colomphil No. 10 and unsurcharged 50c (ex Johnson). Illustrated in both Cruz-Bortfeldt on pg. 7 and Fletcher on pg. 86.

E. 1,500-2,000
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2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
 
Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 593, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (by Colomphil No.)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Imperforate, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2d; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Imperforate, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2d; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10", Imperforate, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 2d; Scott C18 var). Large margins all around, lightly struck Girardot oval handstamp, small toned spot at top left of no consequence

VERY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY KNOWN EXAMPLE OF COLOMPHIL NO. 2 COMPLETELY IMPERFORATE, EITHER UNUSED OR USED. A RARE AIR POST SURCHARGE VARIETY.

While illustrated and mentioned in Fletcher on pg. 87, this stamp remained unrecorded at the time of printing of the Cruz-Bortfeldt book. With 2006 Colomphil certificate.

E. 2,000-3,000
1,200
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Latin America
Latin America
Colombia
2019-12-10
The Santiago Cruz Large Gold Medal Collection of Colombia SCADTA Air Post Issues
 
Sale Number 1213, Lot Number 629, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (by Colomphil No.)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10" and "3" Handstamp, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 15; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10" and "3" Handstamp, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 15; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted "1" of "10" and "3" Handstamp, Air Post Surcharge (Colomphil 15; Scott C18 var). Sheet margin at bottom, lightly struck Girardot oval handstamp, couple light creases of little significance

FINE APPEARANCE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE WITH THE ADDITIONAL "3" HANDSTAMP ON COLOMPHIL NO. 2. A KEY STAMP TO COMPLETING THE PROVISIONAL SURCHARGES.

Theorized in both the Cruz-Bortfeldt and Fletcher books as a trial for the regularly issued "Valor 30 Centavos" surcharge. To date, no other examples have been accounted for. Ex Gebauer.

E. 2,000-3,000
1,500
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Latin America
Latin America
Colombia
2017-11-14
The Barry P. Fletcher Collection of Colombian Air Post Issues
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Sale Number 1168, Lot Number 3095, 1921-23 Provisional Surcharges (C17-C24B, C36-C37)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var), COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var)COLOMBIA, 1921, "Valor 10 Centavos" on 50c Pale Green, Inverted Surcharge with Inverted "1" of "10" (Colomphil 2a; Scott C18 var). Sheet margin at right, lightly hinged, excellent centering, rich color

VERY FINE. ONE OF TWO UNUSED EXAMPLES RECORDED OF THE INVERTED SURCHARGE OF SCOTT NO. C18. A MAJOR RARITY.

This was the top example of a vertical pair that was subsequently separated. An item missing from even the most advanced Colombia Air Post collections. With 2009 Moorhouse certificate.

E. 1,500-2,000
1,500
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