Contact by phone:
Dallas: (214) 754-5991
New York: (212) 753-6421

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

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

Category — India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George V

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
781
S
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 781, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 50s; Scott 14S), INDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 50s; Scott 14S)INDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 50s; Scott 14S). Part original gum, h.r., warm shade, few toned perfs at top, otherwise Very Fine and scarce, this value was prepared for use but never officially used

E. 500-750
600
782
og
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 782, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued (SG 50; Scott 14), INDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued (SG 50; Scott 14)INDIA, 1855-64, 2a Yellow Green, Unissued (SG 50; Scott 14). Large part original gum, wonderfully fresh color, well-centered, Very Fine, rarely encountered in sound condition, this value was prepared for use but never officially used, Scott $2,000.00

£ 3,750
1,600
Back to Top
783
og
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 783, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1865, 8a Carmine (SG 65; Scott 25), INDIA, 1865, 8a Carmine (SG 65; Scott 25)INDIA, 1865, 8a Carmine (SG 65; Scott 25). Original gum, h.r., rich color on bright paper, typical centering for the issue, Fine, an incredibly scarce original gum example from Die I, Scott $5,000.00

£ 4,750
2,300
Back to Top
784
ng
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 784, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29), INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29)INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29). Unused (no gum), exceptionally fresh color and completely free from the surface rubbing that is endemic to this issue, Fine and rare in unused condition, with 2019 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $1,800.00

£ 2,750
1,100
Back to Top
785
ng
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 785, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29), INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29)INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29). Traces of original gum, h.r. causing slight toning (only on reverse), lovely color, couple minute spots of surface rubbing though far less than usual, still a Fine example of this rare stamp, Scott $1,800.00

£ 2,750
950
Back to Top
786
og
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 786, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29), INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29)INDIA, 1866, 6a Violet, Type I (SG 66; Scott 29). Horizontal pair with selvage at left, slightly disturbed streaky original gum, h.r.'s, bold color, left stamp with small surface scrape causing thin and crease at top, couple split perfs, Very Fine appearance, a rare unused multiple, catalogued as singles, Scott $3,600.00

£ 5,500
2,700
Back to Top
787
nhbl
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 787, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1868, 8a Rose (SG 73; Scott 28), INDIA, 1868, 8a Rose (SG 73; Scott 28)INDIA, 1868, 8a Rose (SG 73; Scott 28). Mint N.H. block of sixteen with part imprint selvage at left and right, wonderfully rich color, couple trivial toned spots, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, an attractive multiple, catalogued as singles, Scott $1,120.00

£ 1,120
375
Back to Top
788
P
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 788, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1902 1r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Vignette in Black (SG 136P; Scott 70P), INDIA, 1902 1r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Vignette in Black (SG 136P; Scott 70P)INDIA, 1902 1r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Vignette in Black (SG 136P; Scott 70P). 92 x 60mm on glazed card, stamped "Before Hardening" and "19 Dec 02" in blue, Very Fine and a rare proof

E. 400-500
375
Back to Top
789
P
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 789, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1909, 15r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Frame in Black (SG 146P; Scott 75P), INDIA, 1909, 15r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Frame in Black (SG 146P; Scott 75P)INDIA, 1909, 15r King Edward VII, Large Die Proof on Frame in Black (SG 146P; Scott 75P). 92 x 60mm on glazed card, stamped "Before Hardening" and "9 Sep 08" in blue ("9" corrected to "10" in pencil), Very Fine, a rare and desirable proof of the King Edward VII series

E. 500-750
450
Back to Top
790
og
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 790, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1909, 25r Ultramarine & Orange Brown (SG 147; Scott 76), INDIA, 1909, 25r Ultramarine & Orange Brown (SG 147; Scott 76)INDIA, 1909, 25r Ultramarine & Orange Brown (SG 147; Scott 76). Toned original gum, well-centered, Very Fine, Scott $1,400.00

£ 3,000
900
Back to Top
791
S
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 791, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1925 King George V "Delhi" Specimen Group, INDIA, 1925 King George V "Delhi" Specimen GroupINDIA, 1925 King George V "Delhi" Specimen Group. 24 Specimens total, incl. 2a perf 11 block of four and pair in Brown, 2a imperforate in Black, eleven 2a perf 14 in various colors incl. couple pairs, six 1r in different colors though most toned and couple no gum except, one is Mint N.H. with selvage at left, few 2a with no gum, mostly Fine or better

E. 400-500
550
Back to Top
792
og
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 792, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var), INDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var)INDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var). Lightly hinged, bold color, fresh and Fine, a scarce variety

£ 500
250
Back to Top
793
 
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 793, India - 1855 De La Rue Issues thru King George VINDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var), INDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var)INDIA, 1929, 3a Deep Blue, "1" for Second "I" in "India" (SG 221b; Scott C2 var). Neat double-circle datestamp, Fine and scarce

£ 325
180
Back to Top
Copyright 2019. All rights reserved by Siegel Auction Galleries Inc. Information and images may be used with credit to Siegel Auction Galleries or siegelauctions.com subject to guidelines and restrictions.
Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy