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Sale 1049 — The World Traveler Collection

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 26-27 June, 2013

Category — Sarawak thru Sierra Leone

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1485
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1485, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSARAWAK, 1942, $3.00 Blue Green & Rose, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N19A; SG J23), SARAWAK, 1942, $3.00 Blue Green & Rose, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N19A; SG J23)SARAWAK, 1942, $3.00 Blue Green & Rose, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N19A; SG J23). Mint N.H., faint purple handstamp on gum, rich colors, well-centered

VERY FINE. BY FAR THE RAREST OF THE SARAWAK JAPANESE OCCUPATION STAMPS.

The vast majority of Sarawak $3.00 Japanese Occupation stamps offered on the market are forgeries.

With 2007 B.P.A. certificate. SG £3,000

2,750
5,250
1486
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1486, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSARAWAK, 1942, $10.00 Orange & Black, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N22; SG J26), SARAWAK, 1942, $10.00 Orange & Black, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N22; SG J26)SARAWAK, 1942, $10.00 Orange & Black, Japanese Occupation Handstamp (N22; SG J26). Selvage at top, lightly hinged, bright fresh colors, Very Fine, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, SG £325

325
250
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1487
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1487, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Inverted Surcharge (22a; SG 15a), SEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Inverted Surcharge (22a; SG 15a)SEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Inverted Surcharge (22a; SG 15a). H.r., deep intense colors, Fine and scarce, with 1994 P.F. certificate, SG £300

375
200
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1488
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1488, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Double Surcharge (22b; SG 15b), SEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Double Surcharge (22b; SG 15b)SEYCHELLES, 1893, 3c on 4c Carmine Rose & Green, Double Surcharge (22b; SG 15b). H.r., rich colors, certificate notes "minor gum creases and a little toned", both are very minor, Fine appearance, a rare error, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, SG £475

600
0
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1489
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1489, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1893, 15c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Inverted Surcharge (24b; SG 18a), SEYCHELLES, 1893, 15c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Inverted Surcharge (24b; SG 18a)SEYCHELLES, 1893, 15c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Inverted Surcharge (24b; SG 18a). Minor h.r., well-centered and fresh, Very Fine, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, SG £325

400
160
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1490
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1490, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1893, 12c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Double Surcharge (24d; SG 18b), SEYCHELLES, 1893, 12c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Double Surcharge (24d; SG 18b)SEYCHELLES, 1893, 12c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Type I, Double Surcharge (24d; SG 18b). Lightly hinged, well-centered, deep rich colors, Very Fine, a choice example of one of the scarcest of the 1893 Surcharge errors, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,300

1,500
650
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1491
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1491, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, "3 Cents" Omitted (30a; SG 38c), SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, "3 Cents" Omitted (30a; SG 38c)SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, "3 Cents" Omitted (30a; SG 38c). With interpanneau selvage at right, lightly hinged, fresh colors, Fine and very scarce, ex Farmer, signed Bloch and with 1950 R.P.S. and 1997 Brandon certificates, SG £550

675
375
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1492
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1492, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Double Surcharge (30c; SG 38b), SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Double Surcharge (30c; SG 38b)SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 16c Orange Brown & Ultramarine, Double Surcharge (30c; SG 38b). Lightly hinged, bright colors, well-centered, Very Fine, an elusive surcharge error, with 1967 R.P.S. certificate, SG £500

625
375
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1493
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1493, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, Double Surcharge (31b; SG 39a), SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, Double Surcharge (31b; SG 39a)SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, Double Surcharge (31b; SG 39a). Mint N.H., with interpanneau selvage at left, deep colors, Very Fine, a particularly scarce error, ex Gibralter, with photocopy of 1987 P.F. certificate when it was in a block of eight, catalog values are for hinged, SG £750

950
300
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1494
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1494, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, "3 Cents" Omitted (31c; SG 39b), SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, "3 Cents" Omitted (31c; SG 39b)SEYCHELLES, 1901, 3c on 36c Brown & Rose, "3 Cents" Omitted (31c; SG 39b). Light circular datestamp, fresh colors, Very Fine, an especially challenging error to find used, with 1997 P.F. certificate, SG £700

850
600
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1495
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1495, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSEYCHELLES, 1902, 45c on 2.25r Violet & Green, Narrow "5" (37a; SG 45a), SEYCHELLES, 1902, 45c on 2.25r Violet & Green, Narrow "5" (37a; SG 45a)SEYCHELLES, 1902, 45c on 2.25r Violet & Green, Narrow "5" (37a; SG 45a). In a horizontal pair with the normal surcharge, lightly hinged, vibrant colors, Very Fine, with 1956 R.P.S. certificate, SG £250

302
250
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1496
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1496, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1872, 6p Violet, Perf 12-1/2 (5; SG 3), SIERRA LEONE, 1872, 6p Violet, Perf 12-1/2 (5; SG 3)SIERRA LEONE, 1872, 6p Violet, Perf 12-1/2 (5; SG 3). Part original gum, rich color on fresh paper, Fine, with 1995 A.P.S. certificate, SG £425

425
250
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1497
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1497, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1893, -1/2p on 1-1/2p Violet (32; SG 38), SIERRA LEONE, 1893, -1/2p on 1-1/2p Violet (32; SG 38)SIERRA LEONE, 1893, -1/2p on 1-1/2p Violet (32; SG 38). Original gum, h.r., fresh color, Fine, with 1995 A.P.S. certificate, SG £500

500
225
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1498
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1498, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1897, -1/2p on 3p Lilac & Green, Type "d" (51; SG 58), SIERRA LEONE, 1897, -1/2p on 3p Lilac & Green, Type "d" (51; SG 58)SIERRA LEONE, 1897, -1/2p on 3p Lilac & Green, Type "d" (51; SG 58). Original gum, lightly hinged, rich color, Very Fine, with 1995 A.P.S. certificate, SG £375

400
225
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1499
 
Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1499, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "b" (57; SG 65), SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "b" (57; SG 65)SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "b" (57; SG 65). Light Freetown circular datestamp, strong color for this (not washed as most used copies are), well-centered, Very Fine, with 1994 Brandon certificate, SG £750

1,100
700
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1500
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1500, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "f" (59A; SG 66b), SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "f" (59A; SG 66b)SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 1sh Lilac, Type "f" (59A; SG 66b). Original gum, h.r., well-centered, attractive color, Very Fine, a scarce stamp, signed Bloch, SG £1,800

1,750
1,700
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1501
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1501, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 2sh Lilac, Type "a" (60; SG 67), SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 2sh Lilac, Type "a" (60; SG 67)SIERRA LEONE, 1897, 2-1/2p on 2sh Lilac, Type "a" (60; SG 67). Large part original gum, fresh color, well-centered, Very Fine, only 176 were printed, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,900

4,000
1,400
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1502
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Sale Number 1049, Lot Number 1502, Sarawak thru Sierra LeoneSIERRA LEONE, 1963, 11sh on £1 Air Post (C7; SG 269), SIERRA LEONE, 1963, 11sh on £1 Air Post (C7; SG 269)SIERRA LEONE, 1963, 11sh on £1 Air Post (C7; SG 269). Mint N.H., light pencil notation on gum, exceptionally well-centered, brilliantly fresh, Extremely Fine, with 1967 B.P.A. certificate, SG £700

625
550
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