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Sale 1194 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 4-5 December, 2018

Category — Ireland thru Kuwait

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2303
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2303, Ireland thru KuwaitIRELAND, 1922, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse, Bradbury Wilkinson Printing, Accent Reversed (58 var; SG 66b), IRELAND, 1922, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse, Bradbury Wilkinson Printing, Accent Reversed (58 var; SG 66b)IRELAND, 1922, 10sh Gray Blue Seahorse, Bradbury Wilkinson Printing, Accent Reversed (58 var; SG 66b). Position R. 7/4 from Plate 1, selvage at right, lightly hinged, well-centered and fresh

VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 10-SHILLING SEAHORSE WITH ACCENT REVERSED.

With 1999 Brandon and 2003 MacDonnell certificates. SG value

£ 4,500
1,300
2304
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2304, Ireland thru KuwaitJAMAICA, 1860, 1p Pale Blue (1c; SG 1), JAMAICA, 1860, 1p Pale Blue (1c; SG 1)JAMAICA, 1860, 1p Pale Blue (1c; SG 1). Block of four, original gum, h.r., fresh and Fine block, catalogue values as singles, SG £300

310
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2305°
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2305, Ireland thru KuwaitJAMAICA, 1860, 1sh Yellow Brown (6b; SG 6), JAMAICA, 1860, 1sh Yellow Brown (6b; SG 6)JAMAICA, 1860, 1sh Yellow Brown (6b; SG 6). Top right corner selvage block of twelve, with plate no. 1 at top and partial imprint at right, original gum, fresh color, small thin in the top selvage just impinges on the second stamp,

FINE. A RARE AND HIGHLY DESIRABLE BLOCK OF THE 1860 ONE-SHILLING YELLOW BROWN. PERFECT FOR EXHIBITION.

Catalogued as singles. SG £6,000

6,900
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2306
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2306, Ireland thru KuwaitJAMAICA, 1917, 1-1/2p Orange, War Tax, "War" Omitted (MR8 var; SG 74 var), JAMAICA, 1917, 1-1/2p Orange, War Tax, "War" Omitted (MR8 var; SG 74 var)JAMAICA, 1917, 1-1/2p Orange, War Tax, "War" Omitted (MR8 var; SG 74 var). Bottom left plate no. 1 strip of three, upward shift of the overprint causing "War" to be omitted and "Stamp." at top, left stamp with a few lightly toned perf tips, Fine, a scarce error that is not yet listed

E. 500-750
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2307
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2307, Ireland thru KuwaitJORDAN, 1930, 2(m) Prussian Blue, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B1a; SG 183a), JORDAN, 1930, 2(m) Prussian Blue, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B1a; SG 183a)JORDAN, 1930, 2(m) Prussian Blue, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B1a; SG 183a). Block of four, top pair h.r., bottom pair lightly hinged, perfect centering, fresh color, Very Fine, catalogued as singles, SG £1,200

800
700
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2308
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2308, Ireland thru KuwaitJORDAN, 1930, 15(m) Ultramarine, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B6a; SG 188a), JORDAN, 1930, 15(m) Ultramarine, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B6a; SG 188a)JORDAN, 1930, 15(m) Ultramarine, Locust Campaign Semi-Postal, Inverted Overprint (B6a; SG 188a). Block of four, top pair h.r., bottom pair Mint N.H., well-centered, position in pencil on reverse, Very Fine, catalogued as hinged singles, SG £900

800
700
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2309
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2309, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Double Overprint (1a; SG 1a), KUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Double Overprint (1a; SG 1a)KUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Double Overprint (1a; SG 1a). Lightly hinged, strong doubling, fresh and Fine, with 1987 B.P.A. certificate, SG £350

375
190
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2310
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2310, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (1b; SG 1b), KUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (1b; SG 1b)KUWAIT, 1923, -1/2a Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (1b; SG 1b). Vertical strip of four with selvage at top that also received a "Kuwait" overprint, bottom stamp the error, lightly hinged except error h.r., Very Fine and striking error, with 1973 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,800

1,900
1,200
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2311
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2311, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Double Overprint (2a; SG 2a), KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Double Overprint (2a; SG 2a)KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Double Overprint (2a; SG 2a). Two vertical pairs once comprising a strip of four, toned original gum as usually seen on this error, bold color, Fine, with 1991 Holcombe certificate for block of eight from which this originated, catalogued as singles, SG £2,000

2,100
550
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2312
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2312, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (2b; SG 2b), KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (2b; SG 2b)KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (2b; SG 2b). Vertical strip of four with selvage at top, bottom stamp the error, top pair h.r., bottom pair lightly hinged, fresh and Fine, an especially rare error, with 1973 B.P.A. certificate, SG £2,000

2,100
2,000
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2313
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2313, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Inverted Overprint (2 var; SG 2 var), KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Inverted Overprint (2 var; SG 2 var)KUWAIT, 1923, 1a Dark Brown, Inverted Overprint (2 var; SG 2 var). Used with two 2a6p Ultramarine singles, each tied by "Kuwait 11 Aug. 26" double-circle datestamps on registered cover to Bombay, India, registry label on reverse, cover with slight overall toning, still Fine, despite reports from the Post Office that these were never sold over the counter, some examples have been reported used on cover like the example offered here

E. 500-750
600
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2314
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2314, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1929-37, -1/2a-15r King George V (17-35; SG 16/29), KUWAIT, 1929-37, -1/2a-15r King George V (17-35; SG 16/29)KUWAIT, 1929-37, -1/2a-15r King George V (17-35; SG 16/29). Set of nineteen values (without 2a Small Die), most lightly hinged, few h.r., rich colors, Fine-Very Fine, SG £1,500 for the set of twenty

1,739
650
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2315
 
Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2315, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1929, 2r Orange & Carmine, Watermark Upright, Elongated "T" (32a; SG 26w var), KUWAIT, 1929, 2r Orange & Carmine, Watermark Upright, Elongated "T" (32a; SG 26w var)KUWAIT, 1929, 2r Orange & Carmine, Watermark Upright, Elongated "T" (32a; SG 26w var). Lower left pane, position R. 3/2, neatly struck Feb. 1941 double-circle datestamp, fresh colors, Very Fine and scarce used, with 1982 B.P.A. certificate, SG value as inverted watermark £1,300

1,250
1,300
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2316
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2316, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1937, 5r Dark Violet & Ultramarine, Elongated "T" (33a; SG 27a), KUWAIT, 1937, 5r Dark Violet & Ultramarine, Elongated "T" (33a; SG 27a)KUWAIT, 1937, 5r Dark Violet & Ultramarine, Elongated "T" (33a; SG 27a). Lower left pane, position R. 3/2, lightly hinged, excellent centering, bold colors, Very Fine, SG £1,600

1,500
950
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2317
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2317, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 1r Brown & Slate, Elongated "T" (53a; SG 47a), KUWAIT, 1939, 1r Brown & Slate, Elongated "T" (53a; SG 47a)KUWAIT, 1939, 1r Brown & Slate, Elongated "T" (53a; SG 47a). Lower left pane, position R. 3/2, lightly hinged, well-centered, Very Fine, SG £1,100

650
400
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2318
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2318, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a), KUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a)KUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a). Lower left pane, position R. 3/2, barely hinged, bold colors, Fine, SG £1,100

650
325
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2319
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2319, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a), KUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a)KUWAIT, 1939, 2r Dark Brown & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (54a; SG 48a). Mint N.H. bottom left corner block of six, position 2 the variety (position R. 3/2 on sheet), well-centered, bold colors, light overall paper toning, still Very Fine, SG £1,100

1,100
500
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2320
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2320, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 5r Deep Ultramarine & Dark Green, Elongated "T" (55a; SG 49a), KUWAIT, 1939, 5r Deep Ultramarine & Dark Green, Elongated "T" (55a; SG 49a)KUWAIT, 1939, 5r Deep Ultramarine & Dark Green, Elongated "T" (55a; SG 49a). Horizontal se-tenant pair from the lower left pane, position R. 3/1-2, lightly hinged, right stamp the variety, beautiful colors, Very Fine, with 1974 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,400

950
650
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2321
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2321, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Double Overprint (56a; SG 50a), KUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Double Overprint (56a; SG 50a)KUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Double Overprint (56a; SG 50a). Lightly hinged, showing slight but clear doubling as always, excellent colors, Fine and scarce, with undated B.P.A. certificate, SG £700

500
225
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2322
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2322, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (56b; SG 50b), KUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (56b; SG 50b)KUWAIT, 1939, 10r Rose Carmine & Dark Violet, Elongated "T" (56b; SG 50b). Horizontal se-tenant pair from the lower left pane, position R. 3/1-2, lightly hinged, right stamp the variety, rich colors, Very Fine, SG £2,500

1,525
850
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2323
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2323, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1939, 15r Dark Green & Dark Brown, Watermark Inverted, Elongated "T" (57a; SG 51wa), KUWAIT, 1939, 15r Dark Green & Dark Brown, Watermark Inverted, Elongated "T" (57a; SG 51wa)KUWAIT, 1939, 15r Dark Green & Dark Brown, Watermark Inverted, Elongated "T" (57a; SG 51wa). Mint N.H., well-centered, bold colors

VERY FINE. A RARE NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 15-RUPEE WITH INVERTED WATERMARK AND ELONGATED "T".

SG £3,000

4,500
2,800
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2324
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Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2324, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1951, 5r on 5sh King George VI, Extra Bar at Top (SG 91a), KUWAIT, 1951, 5r on 5sh King George VI, Extra Bar at Top (SG 91a)KUWAIT, 1951, 5r on 5sh King George VI, Extra Bar at Top (SG 91a). Position R. 2/2, lightly hinged, perfectly centered, brilliantly fresh color, Extremely Fine, unlisted in Scott, SG value

£ 1,100
375
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2325
 
Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2325, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1933, 3a Deep Blue, Air Post, Double Impression (C2 var; SG 32 Footnote), KUWAIT, 1933, 3a Deep Blue, Air Post, Double Impression (C2 var; SG 32 Footnote)KUWAIT, 1933, 3a Deep Blue, Air Post, Double Impression (C2 var; SG 32 Footnote). Clear doubling of underlying stamp, lightly struck double-circle datestamp, bright shade, accompanied by additional unused example with slight trace of doubling (minor toned spots), Very Fine and quite rare as a true "double" as many examples have only the slightest shift, with 1973 B.P.A. certificate, SG Footnote value

£ 1,000
425
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2326
 
Sale Number 1194, Lot Number 2326, Ireland thru KuwaitKUWAIT, 1923-24, 1r Green & Brown, 5r Violet & Ultramarine (O10, O12; SG O10, O12), KUWAIT, 1923-24, 1r Green & Brown, 5r Violet & Ultramarine (O10, O12; SG O10, O12)KUWAIT, 1923-24, 1r Green & Brown, 5r Violet & Ultramarine (O10, O12; SG O10, O12). 5r with selvage at left, each tied by "Kuwait 24 Sep. 27" double-circle datestamps on large part of official cover front only to Java, Dutch East Indies, Very Fine, extremely rare genuinely used, with 1988 Holcombe certificate, catalogued as used singles, SG £725

665
425
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