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Sale 1170 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday, 15 November, 2017

Category — French Offices Abroad

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4675
c
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4675, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, French Offices in Shanghai, 1872, 80c Rose on Pinkish (63; Yvert 57), FRANCE, French Offices in Shanghai, 1872, 80c Rose on Pinkish (63; Yvert 57)FRANCE, French Offices in Shanghai, 1872, 80c Rose on Pinkish (63; Yvert 57). Used with 10c Bister on Rose (55; Yvert 54), horizontal pair, cancelled by dotted "5104" with bold matching "Shang-hai, Chine 9 Dec. 75" double-circle datestamp on folded cover to Lyon, blue forwarders handstamp and red boxed "PD", Marseille transit and Lyon arrival backstamps, horizontal file fold well-away from stamps, Very Fine, a handsome cover

E. 400-500
375
4676
og
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4676, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in China, 1901, 4c on 25c Black on Rose (15; Yvert 20), FRANCE, Offices in China, 1901, 4c on 25c Black on Rose (15; Yvert 20)FRANCE, Offices in China, 1901, 4c on 25c Black on Rose (15; Yvert 20). Original gum, intense color and impression, Fine, signed Roumet, Yvert €1,200

1,350
425
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4677
 
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4677, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in China, 1903, 15c Blue, Postage Due, Purple Handstamp (J9a; Yvert TT8a), FRANCE, Offices in China, 1903, 15c Blue, Postage Due, Purple Handstamp (J9a; Yvert TT8a)FRANCE, Offices in China, 1903, 15c Blue, Postage Due, Purple Handstamp (J9a; Yvert TT8a). Exceptionally well-centered, tied on small piece by Tientsin Oct. 2, 1903 double-circle datestamp, strong color, Very Fine, listed but unpriced in Scott, signed Calves, Yvert value

€ 1,050
550
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4678
 
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4678, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in China, Hoi Hao, 1fr Bronze Green on Straw (14; Yvert 14), FRANCE, Offices in China, Hoi Hao, 1fr Bronze Green on Straw (14; Yvert 14)FRANCE, Offices in China, Hoi Hao, 1fr Bronze Green on Straw (14; Yvert 14). Well-centered, neat 1902 double-circle datestamp, Very Fine, signed Roumet, Yvert €900

740
450
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4679
og
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4679, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in China, Yunnan Fou, 1908, 5fr Blue & Black, "Yunannfou" Overprint (49a; Yvert 48a), FRANCE, Offices in China, Yunnan Fou, 1908, 5fr Blue & Black, "Yunannfou" Overprint (49a; Yvert 48a)FRANCE, Offices in China, Yunnan Fou, 1908, 5fr Blue & Black, "Yunannfou" Overprint (49a; Yvert 48a). Minor h.r., deep rich color, Fine and exceptionally rare with only 30 printed, signed A. Brun and J.F. Brun, Yvert €2,800

2,500
1,100
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4680
og
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4680, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in Egypt, Port Said, 1921, 15m on 10c Brown, Postage Due (J6a; Yvert TT6a), FRANCE, Offices in Egypt, Port Said, 1921, 15m on 10c Brown, Postage Due (J6a; Yvert TT6a)FRANCE, Offices in Egypt, Port Said, 1921, 15m on 10c Brown, Postage Due (J6a; Yvert TT6a). H.r., fresh color, Fine, only 50 10c stamps mistakenly received the 15m surcharge, ex Markowitz, Yvert €750

725
250
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4681
c
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4681, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red (39; Yvert 27), FRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red (39; Yvert 27)FRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red (39; Yvert 27). Horizontal pair, tied by clear "Beyrouth, Syrie 17 Janv. 05" first day double-circle datestamp on registered cover to Tunis, Algeria, boxed "R" and "Retour a l'Envoyeur" (Return to Sender) handstamps, Beirut departure, Marseille transit and Tunis arrival backstamps, Very Fine, a rare commercial cover that catalogues $1,750.00 as a single on cover

E. 500-750
425
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4682
 
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4682, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red, Se-Tenant Pair with "Piastte" Error (39b; Yvert 27c), FRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red, Se-Tenant Pair with "Piastte" Error (39b; Yvert 27c)FRANCE, Offices in Turkey, 1905, 1pi on 15c Pale Red, Se-Tenant Pair with "Piastte" Error (39b; Yvert 27c). Horizontal pair, right stamp the error, left stamp normal, tied by "Beyrouth, Syrie, 24 Janv 05" double-circle datestamp on large part of cover to Nice, France, cover eventually returned to sender with "Retour a l'Envoyeur" handstamp, Port Said, Marseilles and Nice backstamps, cover opened and reduced on three sides, hinge reinforced on right side, error pair Fine and rare, signed Thier, A. Diena, Behr and Calves, with 1976 B.P.A. certificate, a complete cover catalogues $5,500.00, catalogued simply as used pair, Yvert €2,300

2,600
1,800
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4683
 
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4683, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1897, 5a & 50c on 3a on 30c Brown on Bister (32; Yvert 35a), FRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1897, 5a & 50c on 3a on 30c Brown on Bister (32; Yvert 35a)FRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1897, 5a & 50c on 3a on 30c Brown on Bister (32; Yvert 35a). Yvert Ty. II, tied on small piece by well-struck Zanzibar Jul. 27, 1897 double-circle datestamp, strong color, Very Fine, of the 380 surcharged, only 48 were Ty. II, signed Bloch, Yvert €1,000

950
600
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4684
c
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4684, French Offices AbroadFRANCE, Occupation of Albania, 1918-20 Cancels, FRANCE, Occupation of Albania, 1918-20 CancelsFRANCE, Occupation of Albania, 1918-20 Cancels. Six France Sower Issues (5c, 10c, 20c, 25c, 30c and 35c), each with well-struck "Korytsa, Albanie, 21 12 1918" double-circle datestamps, also cover with 5c, 10c and 15c tied by violet "Territoire de Pogradec Poste" handstamp with "Kopytsa, Albanie, 21 Avr 1920" double-circle datestamp below on cover (signed Raybaudi), Very Fine group

E. 300-400
150
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