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Sale 1086 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

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

Category — Nyasaland Protectorate thru Rhodesia

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2315
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2315, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaNYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet (24; SG 99e), NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet (24; SG 99e)NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet (24; SG 99e). H.r., rich colors on bright paper, well-centered

VERY FINE AND CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE TEN-POUND KING GEORGE V OF NYASALAND PROTECTORATE.

SG £4,000

3,750
2,600
2316
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2316, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaNYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet, Specimen Overprint (24S; SG 99s), NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet, Specimen Overprint (24S; SG 99s)NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Dull Violet, Specimen Overprint (24S; SG 99s). Original gum, bright unrubbed colors, Very Fine, SG value

£ 700
375
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2317
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2317, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1888, 2p on 3p Ultramarine, "2" with Curved Base (28d; SG 53b), ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1888, 2p on 3p Ultramarine, "2" with Curved Base (28d; SG 53b)ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1888, 2p on 3p Ultramarine, "2" with Curved Base (28d; SG 53b). In horizontal pair with normal (SG 52), h.r., bright color, Very Fine, a rare variety, with 2005 Brandon certificate, SG £1,300

1,300
500
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2318
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2318, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1900, 1p on 1p Violet, "d" Omitted (45e; SG 102i), ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1900, 1p on 1p Violet, "d" Omitted (45e; SG 102i)ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1900, 1p on 1p Violet, "d" Omitted (45e; SG 102i). Especially bright and fresh, Fine, SG £375

350
190
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2319
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2319, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaPALESTINE, 1921, 1pi Indigo, Silver Oveprint, Perf 15x14 (20d; SG 35), PALESTINE, 1921, 1pi Indigo, Silver Oveprint, Perf 15x14 (20d; SG 35)PALESTINE, 1921, 1pi Indigo, Silver Oveprint, Perf 15x14 (20d; SG 35). Deep color on fresh paper, Very Fine and scarce, with 1952 B.P.A. certificate, SG £550

525
275
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2320
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2320, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaPITCAIRN ISLANDS, 1967, 10c on 8p Red-footed Booby,  "10c" Omitted (78a; SG 75a), PITCAIRN ISLANDS, 1967, 10c on 8p Red-footed Booby,  "10c" Omitted (78a; SG 75a)PITCAIRN ISLANDS, 1967, 10c on 8p Red-footed Booby, "10c" Omitted (78a; SG 75a). Block of eighteen (last three rows in the sheet), first stamp in the middle row (position 9/1 on the sheet) is the error, Mint N.H. (a few stamps in the top row hinged), Very Fine, an exceedingly rare error, as it occurred on position 9/1in only a few sheets, SG £2,000

1,900
1,600
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2321
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2321, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaPITCAIRN, 1969, 15c Fletcher Christian's Cave, Gold (Queen's Head) Omitted (105a; SG 102a), PITCAIRN, 1969, 15c Fletcher Christian's Cave, Gold (Queen's Head) Omitted (105a; SG 102a)PITCAIRN, 1969, 15c Fletcher Christian's Cave, Gold (Queen's Head) Omitted (105a; SG 102a). Mint N.H., fresh and Very Fine, one partial sheet of this error was discovered in 1970, SG £1,000

1,100
800
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2322
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2322, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaRHODESIA, 1901, £5 Dark Blue (74; SG 92), RHODESIA, 1901, £5 Dark Blue (74; SG 92)RHODESIA, 1901, £5 Dark Blue (74; SG 92). Unused (regummed), bright color, Fine, a scarce unused high value, with 2014 B.P.A. certificate, SG £3,250

3,750
650
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2323
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2323, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaRHODESIA, 1910, £1 Carmine & Reddish Mauve Error of Color (118d; SG 166b), RHODESIA, 1910, £1 Carmine & Reddish Mauve Error of Color (118d; SG 166b)RHODESIA, 1910, £1 Carmine & Reddish Mauve Error of Color (118d; SG 166b). Relatively lightly hinged, gorgeous vibrant colors, crisp detailed impression

VERY FINE. A MOST IMPRESSIVE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE ONE-POUND CARMINE AND REDDISH MAUVE ERROR OF COLOR.

This error was discovered in 1924 when Stanley Gibbons, Ltd. acquired all of the remainder of the Double Heads, and two sheets of fifty stamps of the One Pound were found to be in Carmine and Reddish Mauve colors. The vast majority are centered to the bottom and/or right. Also, the stamps from both sheets possess gum disturbance to some degree, with this example having only a minute trace of disturbance.

With 1992 Holcombe certificate. SG £10,000

14,500
11,500
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2324
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2324, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaRHODESIA, 1919, 2p Gray & Black, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (122c; SG 256a), RHODESIA, 1919, 2p Gray & Black, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (122c; SG 256a)RHODESIA, 1919, 2p Gray & Black, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (122c; SG 256a). Block of four containing two error pairs, well-centered, rich color, a couple faint toned spots on top perfs

VERY FINE. AN ENORMOUSLY RARE BLOCK OF THE 1919 TWO-PENCE ADMIRAL IMPERFORATE BETWEEN.

The error pair is very rare and seldom appears at auction. We have not been able to locate another block.

Catalogue values are as two error pairs. SG £13,000

13,500
11,000
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2325
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Sale Number 1086, Lot Number 2325, Nyasaland Protectorate thru RhodesiaRHODESIA, 1966, 3p Light Blue & Chocolate, Chocolate Omitted (225b; SG 376a), RHODESIA, 1966, 3p Light Blue & Chocolate, Chocolate Omitted (225b; SG 376a)RHODESIA, 1966, 3p Light Blue & Chocolate, Chocolate Omitted (225b; SG 376a). Mint N.H. bottom left corner sheet selvage horizontal pair, wonderfully fresh

EXTREMELY FINE. AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE AND STRIKING PAIR. ONE OF THE KEY ERRORS OF RHODESIA. ONLY A SINGLE ROW OF ONE SHEET IS RECORDED, WITH THIS BEING TWO OF THE TWELVE KNOWN EXAMPLES.

With 1967 Philatelic Federation of Southern Africa certificate. Catalogued as two singles. SG £12,000

10,000
12,500
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