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Sale 1086 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 18-19 November, 2014

Category — Fiji thru Ireland

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2177
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2177, Fiji thru IrelandFIJI, 1882, 5sh Black & Red Brown (45; SG 69), FIJI, 1882, 5sh Black & Red Brown (45; SG 69)FIJI, 1882, 5sh Black & Red Brown (45; SG 69). Single tied on registered cover by bold "G.P.O. Suva, Fiji 25 Jul 95" circular datestamp with an additional strike alongside to New York, with manuscript "via Vancouver per R.M.S. Miowera" at top, registered marking handstamps, Victoria, Winnipeg and St. Paul, Minn. transit backstamps, Very Fine, a scarce cover especially so with this unusual routing via Vancouver, ex Meis

E. 400-500
600
2178
ogbl
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2178, Fiji thru IrelandGIBRALTAR, 1924-25, 2sh6p-£1 King George V Group of Multiples (85a, 87, 89, 91, 92; SG 99a, 104-107), GIBRALTAR, 1924-25, 2sh6p-£1 King George V Group of Multiples (85a, 87, 89, 91, 92; SG 99a, 104-107)GIBRALTAR, 1924-25, 2sh6p-£1 King George V Group of Multiples (85a, 87, 89, 91, 92; SG 99a, 104-107). Blocks of four of 2sh-10sh, single £1, plus corner plate no. 1 pairs of 2sh and 2sh6p, corner plate no. 1 block of four of 2sh6p, and corner plate no. 1 block of eight of 5sh, all Mint N.H. except £1 lightly hinged, for strict accuracy we note a few blocks with just the faintest hint of toning, otherwise fresh and Fine-Very Fine, catalogue values are as hinged singles

700
475
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2179
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2179, Fiji thru IrelandGIBRALTAR, 1966, 7p Angling Championships, Value Omitted (178a; SG 191a), GIBRALTAR, 1966, 7p Angling Championships, Value Omitted (178a; SG 191a)GIBRALTAR, 1966, 7p Angling Championships, Value Omitted (178a; SG 191a). Mint N.H., Very Fine, only 36 exist, eight of which are in institutions, SG £1,800

1,600
800
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2180
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2180, Fiji thru IrelandGILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS, 1924, £1 Violet & Black on Red (26; SG 24), GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS, 1924, £1 Violet & Black on Red (26; SG 24)GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS, 1924, £1 Violet & Black on Red (26; SG 24). Lightly hinged, intense colors, Very Fine, SG £550

600
300
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2181
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2181, Fiji thru IrelandGRENADA, 1861, 1p Green (1; SG 2), GRENADA, 1861, 1p Green (1; SG 2)GRENADA, 1861, 1p Green (1; SG 2). Block of sixteen with selvage at bottom, rich color, full original gum, a few h.r.'s at top, mild natural gum crease affects only a couple stamps, light toned spot on the top left stamp, Fine, an unusually large and attractive multiple of Grenada's first stamp, catalogued as singles, SG £800

920
1,500
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2182
 
Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2182, Fiji thru IrelandGRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a), GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a)GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a). Light circular datestamp, vibrant color, Fine, a scarce unsevered pair, ex Boucher and Sovereign, with 1931 R.P.S. and 2008 B.P.A. certificates, SG £1,200

1,500
750
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2183
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2183, Fiji thru IrelandGRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a), GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a)GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a). Unused (no gum), bright color, Very Fine and rare, only 18 are known unused, ex Schneider, with 1976 P.F. certificate, SG £1,500

2,000
1,400
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2184
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2184, Fiji thru IrelandGRIQUALAND WEST, 1874, 1p on 4p Blue (1; SG 1), GRIQUALAND WEST, 1874, 1p on 4p Blue (1; SG 1)GRIQUALAND WEST, 1874, 1p on 4p Blue (1; SG 1). Unused (no gum), deep rich color, small thin spot of little consequence, Very Fine, scarce, with 1956 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,600

1,700
900
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2185
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2185, Fiji thru IrelandINDIA, 1948, 1-1/2a-12a Gandhi (203-205; SG 305-307), INDIA, 1948, 1-1/2a-12a Gandhi (203-205; SG 305-307)INDIA, 1948, 1-1/2a-12a Gandhi (203-205; SG 305-307). Two singles of the 1-1/2a and 3-1/2a and a single of the 12a tied on registered first day cover with cachet at left by "Bombay G.P.O. 15 August 1948" oval datestamps to New York, New York backstamp, opened at bottom, Very Fine

E. 300-400
350
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2186
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2186, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1922, 10sh Seahorse Overprint, Thom Printing (38; SG 46), IRELAND, 1922, 10sh Seahorse Overprint, Thom Printing (38; SG 46)IRELAND, 1922, 10sh Seahorse Overprint, Thom Printing (38; SG 46). H.r., exceptionally well-centered, Very Fine, SG £1,000

1,900
500
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2187
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2187, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1922-1923, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses Overprint, Thom Printing (56-58; SG 64-66), IRELAND, 1922-1923, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses Overprint, Thom Printing (56-58; SG 64-66)IRELAND, 1922-1923, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses Overprint, Thom Printing (56-58; SG 64-66). Vertical pairs, top stamp in each pair showing the S over e variety, top stamps lightly hinged, bottom stamps Mint N.H., top 10sh stamp with horizontal bend, Very Fine, Scott Retail as the normal stamps

1,277
450
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2188
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2188, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Narrow Spacing (77-79; SG 83-85), IRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Narrow Spacing (77-79; SG 83-85)IRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Narrow Spacing (77-79; SG 83-85). 5sh faintly hinged, other two stamps Mint N.H., bright and fresh, Very Fine set

645
225
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2189
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2189, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1925, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse (79; SG 85), IRELAND, 1925, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse (79; SG 85)IRELAND, 1925, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse (79; SG 85). Horizontal pair with sheet margin at right, Mint N.H. (hinged in the selvage only), well-centered and fresh, Very Fine, Scott Retail as two singles

850
250
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2190
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2190, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Wide Spacing (77a-79a; SG 86-88), IRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Wide Spacing (77a-79a; SG 86-88)IRELAND, 1925, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses, Wide Spacing (77a-79a; SG 86-88). Mint N.H. except 2sh6p lightly hinged, fresh colors, Very Fine set

835
170
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2191
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2191, Fiji thru IrelandIRELAND, 1935, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses (93-95; SG 99-101), IRELAND, 1935, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses (93-95; SG 99-101)IRELAND, 1935, 2sh6p-10sh Seahorses (93-95; SG 99-101). Very lightly hinged, deep colors, Very Fine set, SG £400

652
200
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