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Sale 560 — 1980 Rarities of the World

Sale Date — Saturday, 5 April, 1980

Category — General Foreign

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
365
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 365, General ForeignAUSTRIA, 1933, 50g WIPA Souvenir Sheet (B111), AUSTRIA, 1933, 50g WIPA Souvenir Sheet (B111)AUSTRIA, 1933, 50g WIPA Souvenir Sheet (B111). Small light gum soak, almost entirely in margin to left of top left stamp, otherwise Extremely Fine

3,500
2,100
366
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 366, General ForeignBARBADOS, 1856, 1p Blue (6), BARBADOS, 1856, 1p Blue (6)BARBADOS, 1856, 1p Blue (6). Gibbons No. 10, Two Singles, Ample to Huge Margins on 1858 Folded Cover to U. S. tied by "1" Oval Grids, Red Crown & "Paid At Barbadoes" Circle, "New Orleans La." pmk. & "Steamship 10" Circle, ms. "via Havana", "St.-Thomas" Part Double Circle Backstamp, Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
950
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367
og
BELGIUM, 1919, 25c Perron of Liege Miniature Sheet of Ten (123a). Mint, "Depot 1919" handstamp in margin, characteristic gum creases, light selvedge crease, otherwise Very Fine, Rare Sheet

6,000
5,500
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368
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 368, General ForeignBERMUDA, 1854, 1p Red on Bluish, "Perot" Postmaster Provisional  (X2), BERMUDA, 1854, 1p Red on Bluish, "Perot" Postmaster Provisional  (X2)BERMUDA, 1854, 1p Red on Bluish, "Perot" Postmaster Provisional (X2). Gibbons No. O4, on 1855 Folded Letter to St. Georges, Extremely Fine & of the Absolute Highest Order of Rarity. There are Only Two Recorded Examples of this Stamp, the other being an off-cover specimen in th Royal Collection. Unique on Cover & the Only Copy Available to the Philatelic World (Scott $65,000)

0
210,000
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369
og
BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1895, £25 Blue Green & Black (31). Gibbons Nyasaland Prot. No. 31, Fresh, o.g., Very Fine, with Royal Certificate (Scott $8,500)

0
6,500
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370
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 370, General ForeignBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1896, £25 Green & Black (42), BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1896, £25 Green & Black (42)BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1896, £25 Green & Black (42). Gibbons Nyasaland Prot. No. 42, Fresh, o.g., Very Fine, with Royal Certificate (Scott $11,000)

0
12,000
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371
og
-----, 1907, 2p Violet & Dull violet (71). Gibbons Nyasaland Prot. No. 69, Sheet Margin Single, fine, with royal Certificate (Scott $15,000)

0
9,000
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372
og
-----, 1907, 4p black & Gray Green (72). Gibbons Nyasaland Prot. No. 70, sheet Margin Single, Fine, with Royal Certificate (Scott $15,000)

0
9,000
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373
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 373, General ForeignBRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Black on Yellow Pelure (3), BRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Black on Yellow Pelure (3)BRITISH GUIANA, 1850, 4c Black on Yellow Pelure (3). Huge Margins, Bold "Demerara" May 6, 1851, pmk. on Folded Letter to Georgetown, minor ink erosion in one letter in address, Remarkably Fine for this Tremendous Rarity, with B.P.A. Certificate (Scott $15.000+)

0
18,500
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374
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 374, General ForeignBRITISH GUIANA, 1856, 1c Black on Magenta (13), BRITISH GUIANA, 1856, 1c Black on Magenta (13)BRITISH GUIANA, 1856, 1c Black on Magenta (13). Gibbons No. 23, Unique, The Rarest and Most Valuable stamp in the World (Scott $375,000)

0
850,000
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375
og
1851, 3p Red (1). Ample to Large Margins, Bright Color, couple trivial corner creases, otherwise Very Fine, Rare & Attractive (Scott $7500)

0
5,750
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376
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 376, General Foreign1851, 3p Red (1), 1851, 3p Red (1)1851, 3p Red (1). Vertical Pair, Clear to Huge Margins except tiny bit in at top right, tiny margin scuff top stamp, tied by Seven Ring Target on Nov. 1852 Folded Cover to Kingston, Bottom Stamp Curious Printing Variety Somewhat Resembling a Double Impression, small internal split along filing fold, Rare & Attractive Cover

E. 1,000-2,000
3,250
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377
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 377, General Foreign1851, 12p Black (3), 1851, 12p Black (3)1851, 12p Black (3). Gibbons No.4, Margins All Around, Large at Bottom, Wonderfully Fresh, Part o.g., Extremely Fine, A Marvelous Example of this Beautiful Classic Rarity, with B.P.A. Certificate (Scott $40,000)

0
75,000
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378
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 378, General Foreign1851, 12p Black (3), 1851, 12p Black (3)1851, 12p Black (3). Gibbons No.4, Margins Nearly All Around, trifle in two places at right, Wonderfully Fresh, Neat Target cancel, Fine & Attractive, An Extremely Rare Foreign Classic (Scott $25,000)

0
18,500
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379
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 379, General Foreign1857, 1/2p Rose (8), 1857, 1/2p Rose (8)1857, 1/2p Rose (8). Vertical Pair & Vertical Strip of Three, Large to Huge Margins. Top Stamp of Strip Shows Bit of Imprint, tied by Quebec Numeral' '37" in Four Ring Targets on Printed Circular Front to Norway, Blue Oval Merchants Cachet, Red "London Paid, Au 30, 56", couple light creases, otherwise Extremely Fine, Rare Usage

E. 2,000-5,000
12,500
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380
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 380, General Foreign1857, 1/2p Pale Yellow Green (9), 1857, 1/2p Pale Yellow Green (9)1857, 1/2p Pale Yellow Green (9). Gibbons No. 22, Horizontal Pair, Margins All Around including Full Top Sheet Margin & Imprint, Full o. g., Stamps Mint, right stamp small comer crease, otherwise Fine, Rare & Handsome, with Royal Certificate (Scott $7,000+)

0
14,500
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381
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 381, General Foreign1893, 20c Vermilion (46), 1893, 20c Vermilion (46)1893, 20c Vermilion (46). Gibbons No. 115, Block, Fresh, o.g., tiny trivial thin speck in one, otherwise Very Fine (Scott $600+)

0
950
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382
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 382, General Foreign1897, $2.00 Jubilee (62), 1897, $2.00 Jubilee (62)1897, $2.00 Jubilee (62). Gibbons No. 137, o.g., Extremely Fine (Scott $1,250)

0
2,100
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383
og
1897, $5.00 Jubilee (65). Gibbons No. 140, o.g., Extremely Fine (Scott $1,350)

0
2,500
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384
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 384, General Foreign1899, 1c on 1/2 of 3c, 2c on 2/3 of 3c Carmine Port Hood Provisionals (88B, 88C), 1899, 1c on 1/2 of 3c, 2c on 2/3 of 3c Carmine Port Hood Provisionals (88B, 88C)1899, 1c on 1/2 of 3c, 2c on 2/3 of 3c Carmine Port Hood Provisionals (88B, 88C). Gibbons No. 169, 170, Each tied on separate small piece by Port Hood Jan. 5, 1899 pmks. Very Fine, with P.F. Certificates

E. 1,000-2,000
3,500
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385
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 385, General Foreign1929, 50c "Bluenose" Imperforate (158a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate No, 1929, 50c "Bluenose" Imperforate (158a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate No1929, 50c "Bluenose" Imperforate (158a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate No. A-2 Block of Eight, top right stamp bit heavy gum crease, some selvedge wrinkles, otherwise Very Fine

3,000
3,500
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386
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 386, General Foreign1929, $1.00 Parliament Imperforate (159a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate  No, 1929, $1.00 Parliament Imperforate (159a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate  No1929, $1.00 Parliament Imperforate (159a). Mint Top Imprint & Plate No. A-1 Block of Eight, Extremely Fine

3,200
7,000
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387
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 387, General Foreign1959, 5c Seaway, Center Inverted (387a), 1959, 5c Seaway, Center Inverted (387a)1959, 5c Seaway, Center Inverted (387a). Lightly hinged, An Extremely Fine Example of this Famous & Much Sought After Canadian Error

11,000
19,000
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388
og
1959, 5c Seaway, Center Inverted (387a). Gum somewhat disturbed as are quite a number of the known examples of this 20th Century Canadian Rarity, Very Fine

11,000
9,000
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389
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 389, General ForeignCAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Vermilion, Wood Block (7), CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Vermilion, Wood Block (7)CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, 1861, 1p Vermilion, Wood Block (7). Gibbons No. 13, Large Margins, Neat Wide Bar cancel, Extremely Fine, with Royal Certificate (Scott $1,700)

0
4,500
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390
og
CEYLON, 1857, 6p Plum (2). Gibbons No.1, Margins All Around, Fresh, Rich Color, Extremely Fine, signed Bloch, with P.F. Certificate (Scott $4,250)

0
7,000
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391
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 391, General ForeignFALKLAND ISLANDS, 1933, 1/2p-£1 Centenary (65-76), FALKLAND ISLANDS, 1933, 1/2p-£1 Centenary (65-76)FALKLAND ISLANDS, 1933, 1/2p-£1 Centenary (65-76). Gibbons Nos. 127-138, Complete Set, Very Fine (Scott $4,563.75)

0
6,500
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392
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 392, General Foreign-----, 1933, 1/2p-5sh Centenary (65-74), -----, 1933, 1/2p-5sh Centenary (65-74)-----, 1933, 1/2p-5sh Centenary (65-74). Gibbons Nos. 127-136, Blocks, Bottom Pairs Mint, Fine-Very Fine (Scott $3,855)

0
4,750
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393
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 393, General ForeignFRANCE, 1849-50, 15c Yellow Green, 1fr Dark Carmine (2, 9), FRANCE, 1849-50, 15c Yellow Green, 1fr Dark Carmine (2, 9)FRANCE, 1849-50, 15c Yellow Green, 1fr Dark Carmine (2, 9). 15c Horizontal Pair, Large to Huge Margins, Extremely Fine & Choice, 1fr Three Huge Margins, Ample to just clear at top, minor scissors cut in margin well clear of design, on June 1853 Cover to U.S. tied by Rectangle of Squares & Bold "N. York Br. Pkt. 5", Very Fine Cover, from a new find

E. 2,000-5,000
9,000
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394
c
-----, 1849, 1fr Dark Carmine, Tete-Beche Pair (9a). Vertical Pair, Two Large Margins, touched to slightly in other sides, small scissors cut one stamp, Used with Horiz. Pair 10c Bistre (1), Large Margins to touched & Single 40c Orange (7), Ample to Huge Margins, tied by Grid of Diamonds & "New-York Sets." pmk. on Jul1852 Cover to U.S., error pair & 40c small faults from content binds & placement near edge of cover, A Very Rare & Attractive French Classic Cover, from a new find

E. 5,000-10,000
4,500
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395
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 395, General Foreign-----, 1849, 1fr Brown Carmine (9b), -----, 1849, 1fr Brown Carmine (9b)-----, 1849, 1fr Brown Carmine (9b). Horizontal Strip of Three, Large Margins, on Oct. 1849 Cover to U.S. tied by Diamond Grids, Red British Transit & "10" in Circle, Red Paris pmk. & Small Boxed "PO", light sealing wax stain in address area, some really trivial margin flaws, otherwise Very Fine, A Very Rare Cover, from an original find

E. 2,000-5,000
3,750
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396
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 396, General Foreign, DOCKRA Markings, 6 different "G" (General), "H" (Hermitage), "P" (St. Paul's), "S" (Southwark), "T" (Temple), "W" (Westminster), In 1680 Wm. Dockra improved on Bishop's invention by making the mark serve as a penny postage stamp. continued in use until 1794, one of the Finest groups of these interesting markings and of great Postal History significcance

E. 1,000-2,000
1,000
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397
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 397, General Foreign, "Care of Mr Waghorn Suez" in bold oval, Folded cover from Calcutta dated Oct. 17, 1838 to Boston, has red framed "Calcutta Steam Letter" backstamp, went West overland by "Care of Wag ham Suez", arrived Alexandria Egypt Dec. 7, went to Malta where letter was slit & fumigated as indicated by "Purfie Lazaret Malte", backs tamp London Dec. 27 & carried by British Ship to America, Red New York Ship Feb. 10, almost 4 months in transit with 11 markings, Extremely Fine & Very Rare usage to America

E. 2,000-5,000
2,100
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398
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 398, General Foreign1840, 1p Black (1), 1840, 1p Black (1)1840, 1p Black (1). Gibbons No.2, Margins all around, part o.g., couple light bends, Very Fine (Scott $2,250)

0
2,000
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399
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 399, General Foreign1840, 1p Black (1), 1840, 1p Black (1)1840, 1p Black (1). Large Margins tied by Red Maltese Cross on Neat Folded Cover, Backstamped "Walsall MY 10 1840", First Sunday Date, Exceptionally Fine, A Very Rare & Important Penny Black Postal History Cover

E. 5,000-10,000
8,000
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400
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 400, General Foreign1840, 1p Black (1), 1840, 1p Black (1)1840, 1p Black (1). Three, Two Covers and Cover Front each showing Ray Flaws (Plate 1A, 1B, 2). Margins all around except one barely touches one comer, last Fine, others Very Fine

E. 1,000-2,000
750
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401
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 401, General Foreign1840, 2p Blue (2), 1840, 2p Blue (2)1840, 2p Blue (2). Gibbons No.5, Three Large to Huge Margins, ample at right, Deep Rich Color, slight thinning almost entirely in left margin, Very Fine Appearance (Scott $6,000)

0
1,350
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401A
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 401A, General Foreign1841, 2p Violet Blue (4 var), 1841, 2p Violet Blue (4 var)1841, 2p Violet Blue (4 var). Gibbons No. 15aa, PI. 4, Large Margins, Large Part o.g., Fresh, Bright Color, Very Fine. Very Rare Shade, with BPA Certificate

0
6,000
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401B
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 401B, General Foreign1854, 6p Red Violet (7), 1854, 6p Red Violet (7)1854, 6p Red Violet (7). Gibbons No. 58, Block, Fresh, Large Part o.g., Margins Nearly All Around (trifle in on left projection top left stamps & bottom projection bottom right stamp), couple horizontal crease, one negligible, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, Extremely Rare Block (Scott $14,000+)

0
4,750
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402
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 402, General Foreign1882, £5 Bright Orange (93), 1882, £5 Bright Orange (93)1882, £5 Bright Orange (93). Gibbons No. 137, Town pmk., Gorgeous Margins & Centering, Fresh Bright Color, Extremely Fine, Exceptionally Choice Example (Scott $2100)

0
3,000
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403
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 403, General Foreign1902, 10sh Ultramarine, Official (O25), 1902, 10sh Ultramarine, Official (O25)1902, 10sh Ultramarine, Official (O25). Gibbons No. O26, Neat Liverpool Town pmk., Extremely Fine, with Royal Certificate (Scott $17,500)

0
10,000
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404
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 404, General Foreign1840, 1p Black Mulready Envelope (U1), 1840, 1p Black Mulready Envelope (U1)1840, 1p Black Mulready Envelope (U1). Official First Day Usage, pmk. Northampton My 6, 1840 to Oxford, Red Maltese cancel, Very Fine

E. 1,000-2,000
2,100
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405
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 405, General ForeignGERMANY, 1901, 3pf on Half of 5pf Green, "Vineta" Provisional  (65B), GERMANY, 1901, 3pf on Half of 5pf Green, "Vineta" Provisional  (65B)GERMANY, 1901, 3pf on Half of 5pf Green, "Vineta" Provisional (65B). Bottom left sheet corner single on piece tied by "Kais Deutsche Marine Schiffspost" May 2, 1901 pmk., Extremely Fine & Very Rare (only 600 produced), certainly one of the most important items in all of German Philately, siged Schlesinger, Dr.L., Bloch, with Friedl Certificate

10,000
11,000
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406
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 406, General ForeignGREECE, 1861, 20L Blue on Bluish (4), GREECE, 1861, 20L Blue on Bluish (4)GREECE, 1861, 20L Blue on Bluish (4). Bottom Right Corner Margin Block of 25, with Full Imprint at Bottom, margins all around, full o.g., never hinged, light fold between first & second horizontal rows clear of designs, couple insignificant selvedge creases, two stamps at left trivial gum spots, nevertheless Very Fine, Unique and, to the best of our knowledge, the most valuable piece in all of Greek Philately, with Royal Certificate (Estimate $50,000-$75,000)

0
52,500
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407
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 407, General Foreign-----, 1862, 80L Carmine (22), -----, 1862, 80L Carmine (22)-----, 1862, 80L Carmine (22). Mint Sheet Margin Block of 15, Large Margins, Extremely Fine

975
1,350
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408
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 408, General ForeignISRAEL, 1948, 3m-1000m First Coins, Imperforate (1 var-9 var), ISRAEL, 1948, 3m-1000m First Coins, Imperforate (1 var-9 var)ISRAEL, 1948, 3m-1000m First Coins, Imperforate (1 var-9 var). Mint Sheet Margin Blocks, Interesting Printing Flaw on one 20m, some light negligible bends & wrinkles, 3m, 5m insignificant gum toning, mostly in sheet margin area on back, otherwise an Extremely Fine Set, Very Rare

E. 5,000-10,000
7,500
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409
og
JAMAICA, 1920, 1sh Bright Orange & Orange, Frame Inverted (83a), Gibbons No. 8Sa, small hinge remnant, Very Fine example of this Rarity (Scott $10,000)

0
9,000
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410
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 410, General ForeignKENYA, UGANDA, & TANZANIA, 1922, £10 Green & Black (41A), KENYA, UGANDA, & TANZANIA, 1922, £10 Green & Black (41A)KENYA, UGANDA, & TANZANIA, 1922, £10 Green & Black (41A). Gibbons No. 100, hinge remnant, Fresh & Extremely Fine (Scott $9,000)

0
11,000
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411
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 411, General Foreign-----, 1922, £50 Brown & Black (41C var), -----, 1922, £50 Brown & Black (41C var)-----, 1922, £50 Brown & Black (41C var). Gibbons No. 103, Very Fine, A Major 20th Century British Africa Rarity, Mentioned but Unlisted in Scott Gibbons

0
18,000
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412
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 412, General ForeignMARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 2c Dark Blue Green, 5c Carmine rose, 8c Gray Brown (1, 3, 5), MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 2c Dark Blue Green, 5c Carmine rose, 8c Gray Brown (1, 3, 5)MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 2c Dark Blue Green, 5c Carmine rose, 8c Gray Brown (1, 3, 5). Block of 6, Block of Four, Strip of Four Respectively, No. 1 centered to right top, one stamp small thins; others centered to top; all with large double oval cancels, Rare Lot, Two signed Bloch, one also with P.F. Certificate

1,260
900
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413
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 413, General Foreign-----, 1899, 3c Dark Brown (2), -----, 1899, 3c Dark Brown (2)-----, 1899, 3c Dark Brown (2). Block, o.g., usual age stains show on several perfs., one corner perf. short, Rare Block, signed Bloch

1,300
1,250
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414
ogbl
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 414, General Foreign-----, 1899, 8c Gray Brown (5), -----, 1899, 8c Gray Brown (5)-----, 1899, 8c Gray Brown (5). Block of Eight, o.g., age stains on back of three, (shows on face in margin of one), otherwise Fine-Very Fine, signed Bloch, Rare Block

1,880
1,650
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415
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 415, General Foreign-----, 1899, 15c Slate Green (6). Horiz, -----, 1899, 15c Slate Green (6). Horiz-----, 1899, 15c Slate Green (6). Horiz. Strip of Three, Double Oval pmks., Fine, signed Bloch, Rare

1,350
1,250
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416
 
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 416, General ForeignMAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Orange, Earliest Impression (3), MAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Orange, Earliest Impression (3)MAURITIUS, 1848, 1p Orange, Earliest Impression (3). Gibbons No.3, Large to Huge Margins including Left Sheet Margin, Vivid Color, neat target cancel, manuscript year date on back, Extremely Fine, a marvelous "Gem," with Royal Certificate (Scott $13,500)

0
27,000
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417
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 417, General Foreign-----, 1848 2p Dark Blue, "Penoe" Error, Earliest Impression (4d), -----, 1848 2p Dark Blue, "Penoe" Error, Earliest Impression (4d)-----, 1848 2p Dark Blue, "Penoe" Error, Earliest Impression (4d). Gibbons No. 4a, large margins, Magnificent Color & Impression, Extremely Fine, a Phenomenally Beautiful & Extremely Rare Classic Stamp, ex-Ferrary, with R.P.S. Certificate (Scott $35,000)

0
60,000
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418
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 418, General ForeignNATAL, 1904, £1 10sh Violet & Orange Brown (109), NATAL, 1904, £1 10sh Violet & Orange Brown (109)NATAL, 1904, £1 10sh Violet & Orange Brown (109). Gibbons No. 162, Fresh, lightly hinged, light natural gum bend, Very Fine (Scott $1,750)

0
2,000
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419
c
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 419, General ForeignNEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c Columbia (C5), NEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c Columbia (C5)NEWFOUNDLAND, 1930, 50c Columbia (C5). Well-centered, Very Fine stamp, tied by "St. Johns Sep 25 1930" postmark on Merchants Corner Card Cover to England, manuscript" Air Mail Columbia," cover has vertical fold and small mended tear, Rare, with P.F. Certificate

6,000
5,250
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420
og
NORTHERN NIGERIA, 1904, £25 Green & Carmine (18A). Gibbons No. 19, Very Fine, the rarest 20th Century British Commonwealth Stamp, signed Bolaffi, Diena, with Royal & Bolaffi Certificate, ex-Cromwell (Scott $45,000)

0
35,000
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421
og
Sale Number 560, Lot Number 421, General ForeignST. VINCENT, 1863, 1p Rose (11), ST. VINCENT, 1863, 1p Rose (11)ST. VINCENT, 1863, 1p Rose (11). Gibbons No. 10, Large part o.g., Fresh Color, single short corner perf., otherwise Fine, Very Rare

4,000
1,200
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422
 
SWITZERLAND, 1850, 21/2r Black & Red (4). Pos. 16, Margins all Around except bottom left corner diagonal just into design, Shows Nearly Three Full Dividing Lines, Neat Grid cancel. tiny faults, Extremely Rare, with Hunziker Certificate which states the stamp is Genuine, not fresh & not repaired

19,000
2,700
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423
c
WESTERN AUSTRALIA, 1854, 1p Black, 4p Blue, 1sh Pale Brown (1,3,5). Two of 4p, huge margins to cut in, one 4p small scuffs, on small 1858 cover to Admiral Henderson at Jersey Channel Is "Perth" Maltese Cross Cancel, 1sh Numeral Grid cancel, not tied, 1p faintly cancelled, both 4p uncancelled, all paying the 1/9 rate (less than 3/4 oz.) effective 3/2/57, Rare Cover

E. 1,000-2,000
2,700
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424
 
GOLD REPLICAS OF FAMOUS CLASSIC STAMPS, Ten items, includes The British Giuana, Cape Triangle, Bavaria & Saxony No. 1's, Six Swiss including Double Geneva, Basel Dove, etc., total weight approx. 3.9 (oz t), 999.9 Fine, with Certificates, a Beautiful Lot, Extremely Fine

E. 2,000-5,000
3,250
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