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Sale 1214 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 10-12 December, 2019

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Category — British Offices Abroad

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1160
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1160, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914-18, 5c on -1/2p to 1pe on 10p King George V, "Specimen" Overprints (49S-54S; SG 129s-133s, 135s), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914-18, 5c on -1/2p to 1pe on 10p King George V, "Specimen" Overprints (49S-54S; SG 129s-133s, 135s)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914-18, 5c on -1/2p to 1pe on 10p King George V, "Specimen" Overprints (49S-54S; SG 129s-133s, 135s). Mint N.H. blocks of four, 5c and 15c with interpanneau selvage at top, 1pe with selvage at top, bold colors, fresh and Very Fine, a rare and attractive set which was not distributed by the U.P.U. but rather come from the BPMA archives, therefore less than one pane (120 stamps) were released

E. 750-1,000
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1161
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1161, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914, 2sh6p Brown, Waterlow Printing, Double Overprint, One Albino (217 var; SG 50b), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914, 2sh6p Brown, Waterlow Printing, Double Overprint, One Albino (217 var; SG 50b)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1914, 2sh6p Brown, Waterlow Printing, Double Overprint, One Albino (217 var; SG 50b). Block of four, original gum, top left stamp lightly hinged, others Mint N.H., exceptionally well-centered, clear second Albino strike of overprint (easily seen on reverse), few toned spots on gum, otherwise Very Fine and scarce multiple, with 1981 Brandon certificate, SG value as singles

£ 800
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1162
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1162, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1896, 4pi on 10p Dull Purple & Deep Bright Carmine, Large Wide "4" (SG 6a, 6b), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1896, 4pi on 10p Dull Purple & Deep Bright Carmine, Large Wide "4" (SG 6a, 6b)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1896, 4pi on 10p Dull Purple & Deep Bright Carmine, Large Wide "4" (SG 6a, 6b). Mint N.H. top right selvage se-tenant block of four (hinged in selvage only), top left stamp the variety from pos. R. 1/4, others normal, pristine colors, Extremely Fine, SG value as hinged singles

£ 360
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1163
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1163, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1913, -1/2p Green, Distorted "N", "Specimen" Overprint (SG L16s, L16bs), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1913, -1/2p Green, Distorted "N", "Specimen" Overprint (SG L16s, L16bs)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1913, -1/2p Green, Distorted "N", "Specimen" Overprint (SG L16s, L16bs). Mint N.H. top right corner selvage block of eight, bottom right stamp from Pos. R. 2/12 showing Distorted "N" variety, others normal, fresh and Very Fine, this multiple contains one of the two possible positions with this variety and the "Specimen" overprint from the BPMA archives

E. 400-500
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1164°
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1164, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b). Top stamp missing the overprint, lightly hinged, rich color

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE BRITISH LEVANT SALONICA HALF-PENNY PAIR, ONE WITHOUT OVERPRINT ERROR.

With 1980 B.P.A. certificate. SG value

£ 2,250
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1165°
 
Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1165, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, -1/2p Green, Vertical Pair, One Without Overprint (SG S1b). Bottom stamp missing the overprint, tied to piece by Mar. 2, 1916 Field Office circular datestamp, strong color

VERY FINE. A RARE ERROR THAT IS FAR MORE CHALLENGING TO FIND IN USED CONDITION.

With 1959 B.P.A. certificate. SG value

£ 3,000
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1166
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1166, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 6p Reddish Purple (SG S6), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 6p Reddish Purple (SG S6)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 6p Reddish Purple (SG S6). Mint N.H. block of four with selvage at left, bright shade, folded along perfs horizontally, Very Fine and choice multiple, only 840 sold, with 2011 B.P.A. certificate, SG value as hinged singles

£ 440
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1167
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1167, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 9p Agate (SG S7), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 9p Agate (SG S7)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 9p Agate (SG S7). Mint N.H. block of four, deep rich color, Very Fine and choice, a rare multiple with only 360 examples sold, with 2010 R.P.S. certificate, SG value as hinged singles

£ 1,600
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1168
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1168, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 1sh Bistre Brown, Double Overprint, One Albino (SG S8 var), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 1sh Bistre Brown, Double Overprint, One Albino (SG S8 var)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 1sh Bistre Brown, Double Overprint, One Albino (SG S8 var). Mint N.H. block of four with selvage at right, top horizontal pair with second inverted albino overprint (easily seen on reverse, thin in selvage of no consequence, Very Fine, this is the only example we have encountered, only 360 were printed, with 1971 R.P.S. (not mentioning second overprint) and 1992 Brandon certificates, SG value as normal hinged singles £1,400

E. 1,000-1,500
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1169
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Sale Number 1214, Lot Number 1169, British Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in the Middle East, Cyrenaica, 1950, 2m-100m, Postage Dues (J1-J7; SG D149-D155), GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in the Middle East, Cyrenaica, 1950, 2m-100m, Postage Dues (J1-J7; SG D149-D155)GREAT BRITAIN, Offices in the Middle East, Cyrenaica, 1950, 2m-100m, Postage Dues (J1-J7; SG D149-D155). Mint N.H., fresh colors, Fine-Very Fine, SG £375

542
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