Sale 1204 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, including the Angel Collection

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 18-20 June, 2019

Category — Great Britain Offices Abroad

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
498
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Sale 1204, Lot 498, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Africa, Middle East Forces, 1942-43, 1p-5p M.E.F. Overprints, Cairo Printing, Square Dots (1a-5b; SG M6-M10). Mint N.H. vertical pairs, bright and fresh, Very Fine, catalogued as singles, SG £1,710

1,720
450
499
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Sale 1204, Lot 499, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1899, 5c-2pe Overprints, "M" with Long Serif (12-19, 12a-19a; SG 9-16, 9b-16b). Matching horizontal se-tenant pairs, right stamps the variety from left pane, position R. 7/3, h.r. (couple with paper h.r.), bold colors, Very Fine matching set, SG £1,252

1,223
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500
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Sale 1204, Lot 500, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1903, 1pe Black & Carmine Rose, "M" with Long Serif (25, 25a; SG 22, 22b). Mint N.H. bottom left plate no. 1 selvage block of 24 (hinged in selvage only), pos. R. 7/3 (pos. 3 of block) showing the scarce "M" with Long Serif variety, fresh colors, folded along perfs horizontally at center and small corner crease in selvage, Very Fine, a rare and striking positional piece with the variety, easily one of the largest known multiples, catalogued as hinged singles, £1,030

1,352
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501
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Sale 1204, Lot 501, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Morocco, 1917, 2sh6p Light Brown, De La Rue, Double Overprint (217c; SG 51a). Lightly hinged, wonderfully wide margins, deep rich color, slight but clear doubling of overprint, Very Fine, an elusive error, signed A. Diena and with 1999 Brandon certificate, SG £1,600

1,900
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502
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Sale 1204, Lot 502, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, 1887, 40pa on 2-1/2p Violet on Blue, Double Surcharge (4a; SG 4a). Original gum, minor h.r., lovely fresh color, clear doubling of surcharge, Fine and scarce in sound condition, a surprising number of surviving examples are found with varying degrees of faults, with 1933 B.P.A. certificate, SG £1,900

2,250
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503
 
Sale 1204, Lot 503, Great Britain Offices AbroadGREAT BRITAIN, Offices in Turkish Empire, Field Office in Salonica, 1916, 9p Agate, Double "Levant" Overprint (SG S7a). Vertical pair, bottom stamp the error, tied to small piece by Mar. 2, 1916 Field Post Office circular datestamp, bold color

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE BRITISH LEVANT SALONICA 9-PENCE WITH DOUBLE OVERPRINT. THE RAREST BRITISH LEVANT ERROR AND A KEY ITEM FOR THE BRITISH COMMONWEALTH COLLECTOR.

With 1973 B.P.A. certificate.

£ 12,000
4,000
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