Sale 1204 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, including the Angel Collection
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 18-20 June, 2019
Category — Aden thru Australia
VERY FINE. AN EXTREMELY RARE AND IMPORTANT DIE PROOF OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE.
This was made for the introduction of the new 2-1/2p and 4p U.P.U. rates and originally intended only for the Leeward Island colonies of Antigua, Montserrat, Nevis and Virgin Islands. It was subsequently also used for Cyprus, Natal, St. Lucia and Turks Islands. An essential exhibition item.
EXTREMELY FINE MATCHING SET OF THE POPULAR ADEN 1937 DHOW SET WITH IMPRINT IN BOTTOM SELVAGE.
This is the first imprint block set that we have seen offered at auction in many years. Catalogued simply as singles. SG £4,800
FINE. A DESIRABLE EXAMPLE OF THE ONE-POUND FIRST WATERMARK KANGAROO WITH BROKEN TAIL VARIETY.
With 2017 B.P.A. certificate. Scott Retail as normal $3,250.00, Brusden-White value