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

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

Category — Jamaica thru St. Helena

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
259
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 259, Jamaica thru St. HelenaJAMAICA, 1860, 2p Rose, 4p Brown Orange (2, 4; SG 2, 4), JAMAICA, 1860, 2p Rose, 4p Brown Orange (2, 4; SG 2, 4)JAMAICA, 1860, 2p Rose, 4p Brown Orange (2, 4; SG 2, 4). Horizontal pair of 2p, all tied by barred "A02" cancel with "Kingston, Jamaica NO 5 62" circular datestamp on cover to Rockford Ill., bold "Steamship 10" in circle handstamp, Very Fine, a choice first issue cover from Jamaica

E. 400-500
350
260
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 260, Jamaica thru St. HelenaJORDAN, 1923, 1-1/2pi Violet (74D; SG 124), JORDAN, 1923, 1-1/2pi Violet (74D; SG 124)JORDAN, 1923, 1-1/2pi Violet (74D; SG 124). Tied by blue "Amman District 16 Oct. 1924" bilingual circular datestamp on cover to Boston Mass., Haifa transit backstamp, Very Fine, a surprisingly scarce commerical cover

E. 400-500
200
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261
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 261, Jamaica thru St. HelenaLAGOS, 1882, 4p Violet (23; SG 24), LAGOS, 1882, 4p Violet (23; SG 24)LAGOS, 1882, 4p Violet (23; SG 24). Tied by barred oval with "Lagos OC 30 85" circular datestamp on cover to Louisville Ky., red Liverpool and York transit and Louisville arrival backstamps, Very Fine and quite scarce

E. 300-400
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262
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 262, Jamaica thru St. HelenaMALAYA, Perak, 1900, 1c on 2c to 3c on $2.00 Provisional Surcharges (62, 65-68; SG 81, 84-87), MALAYA, Perak, 1900, 1c on 2c to 3c on $2.00 Provisional Surcharges (62, 65-68; SG 81, 84-87)MALAYA, Perak, 1900, 1c on 2c to 3c on $2.00 Provisional Surcharges (62, 65-68; SG 81, 84-87). Tied by boxed "Ipoh Post Office 25 NO 03" datestamps on registered cover to Buffalo N.Y., cover with violet "Rev. H.L.E. Luering Methodist Episcopal Mission" handstamp on reverse, registry handstamp, Taiping, Penang, London and New York transit datestamps, Buffalo arrival backstamp, Very Fine, a scarce use of these provisionals which were issued on Oct. 22, 1900 during a shortage of low value stamps, this cover paying the correct 8c letter rate plus 5c registry fee

E. 500-750
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263
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 263, Jamaica thru St. HelenaMAURITIUS, 1863-72, 2p Blue, 4p Rose, 1sh Orange Yellow (33, 35, 39; SG 59, 62, 68), MAURITIUS, 1863-72, 2p Blue, 4p Rose, 1sh Orange Yellow (33, 35, 39; SG 59, 62, 68)MAURITIUS, 1863-72, 2p Blue, 4p Rose, 1sh Orange Yellow (33, 35, 39; SG 59, 62, 68). Tied or cancelled by barred "B53" cancel with "Mauritius JU 7 66" circular datestamp on reverse of orange cover from Port Louis to Boston Mass., "Boston Br. Pkt. 20 Jul. 5" debit circular datestamp, 2p with small nick and cut perfs at bottom (pre use), Very Fine

E. 300-400
190
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264
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 264, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNATAL, 1870, 1p Red (38; SG 60), NATAL, 1870, 1p Red (38; SG 60)NATAL, 1870, 1p Red (38; SG 60). Horizontal pair, used with 1873, 1sh Brown Lilac (44; SG 63), all lightly cancelled with "Umhlali, Natal DE 15, 1873" double-circle datestamp on cover to Binghamton N.Y., Durban, London and New York transit datestamps, "2 cents" credit handstamp, cover with minor overall wear, still a Fine and scarce transatlantic cover from Natal

E. 750-1,000
325
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265
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 265, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNATAL, 1882-84, 3p Ultramarine, 4p Brown, 6p Violet (68, 70-71; SG 100, 102-103), NATAL, 1882-84, 3p Ultramarine, 4p Brown, 6p Violet (68, 70-71; SG 100, 102-103)NATAL, 1882-84, 3p Ultramarine, 4p Brown, 6p Violet (68, 70-71; SG 100, 102-103). Used with 1875 1p Rose Red and 1888 1sh Orange (48, 76; SG 81, 108), all tied by "Registered G.P.O. Natal 10 3 91" circular datestamps on cover to New York, red London transit also ties two stamps, New York arrival backstamp, Very Fine, a pretty five-color registered franking

E. 300-400
325
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266
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 266, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNEVIS, 1876, 4p Orange (15; SG 18), NEVIS, 1876, 4p Orange (15; SG 18)NEVIS, 1876, 4p Orange (15; SG 18). Tied by bold barred "A09" cancel with "Nevis JU 11 79" circular datestamp on petite cover to New York, St. Thomas transit and New York arrival backstamps, Very Fine and scarce use

E. 400-500
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267
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 267, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNEW ZEALAND, 1865, 4p Yellow (35; SG 120), NEW ZEALAND, 1865, 4p Yellow (35; SG 120)NEW ZEALAND, 1865, 4p Yellow (35; SG 120). Horizontal pair, used with 1871, 2p Orange and 6p Blue (40-41; SG 133, 135), tied by "NZ Hokitika AU 28 73" and barred "C21" duplex datestamps on cover to Columbus, Ohio, Christchurch, London and New York transit datestamps, one 4p stamp with minor rubbing and corner crease of no consequence, faint overall aging to cover

VERY FINE AND RARE THREE-COLOR CHALON HEAD FRANKING USED FROM HOKITIKA TO THE UNITED STATES.

Hokitika is located on the west coast of the South Island. This township was founded in 1864 and served as the center for the West Coast Gold Rush. Just months after this cover was posted on Dec. 1, 1873, Hokitika became the capital of the short-lived province of Westland.

E. 3,000-4,000
3,000
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268
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 268, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNORTH BORNEO, 1886, -1/2c Lilac Rose, 1c Orange (22-23; SG 34-35), NORTH BORNEO, 1886, -1/2c Lilac Rose, 1c Orange (22-23; SG 34-35)NORTH BORNEO, 1886, -1/2c Lilac Rose, 1c Orange (22-23; SG 34-35). Used with 1884 4c Rose, 8c Green and 2c Brown, 10c Blue (2-3, 10, 13; SG 6-7, 25, 28), tied by barred ovals with red "Sandakan 17 JL 1888" circular datestamp on registered cover to San Francisco Cal., boxed registry handstamp, London and New York registry transits and San Francisco arrival datestamps, Very Fine, an incredibly rare and overpaid registered cover, Nos. 22-23 alone catalogue $1,100.00 as used singles (SG £1,100)

E. 1,000-1,500
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269
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 269, Jamaica thru St. HelenaNORTH BORNEO, 1894, 6c Brown Olive & Black, 8c Lilac & Black (63-64; SG 73-74), NORTH BORNEO, 1894, 6c Brown Olive & Black, 8c Lilac & Black (63-64; SG 73-74)NORTH BORNEO, 1894, 6c Brown Olive & Black, 8c Lilac & Black (63-64; SG 73-74). Tied by barred ovals with red "Sandakan 20 Mar. 1894" circular datestamp on blue registered cover to New York, red boxed "R. No." and "7" added in manuscript also ties 6c, London transit and New York arrival backstamp, Very Fine, a rarely encountered commercial cover correctly paying the 8c rate plus 6c registration fee

E. 500-750
500
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270
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 270, Jamaica thru St. HelenaORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1871, 6p Rose (8a; SG 5), ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1871, 6p Rose (8a; SG 5)ORANGE RIVER COLONY, 1871, 6p Rose (8a; SG 5). Two singles, tied by barred "O" cancel with "Jagersfontein, O.V. Staat OC 20, 1881" double-circle datestamp on cover to Albany N.Y., Cape Town and New York transit and Albany arrival backstamps, red "2-1/2d" accountancy handstamp, cover barely reduced at left, Very Fine

E. 300-400
450
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271
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 271, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. CHRISTOPHER, 1882-90, -1/2p Green, 1p Rose, 2-1/2p Ultramarine, 4p Gray (8-9, 12, 14; SG 11, 13, 16, 18), ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1882-90, -1/2p Green, 1p Rose, 2-1/2p Ultramarine, 4p Gray (8-9, 12, 14; SG 11, 13, 16, 18)ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1882-90, -1/2p Green, 1p Rose, 2-1/2p Ultramarine, 4p Gray (8-9, 12, 14; SG 11, 13, 16, 18). Cancelled by well-struck barred "A12" cancel with "St. Kitts OC 7 85" circular datestamp at bottom right on cover to New York, arrival backstamp, portion of backflap missing, Very Fine and pretty four-color franking to the United States

E. 500-750
600
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272
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 272, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. CHRISTOPHER, 1884-86, 4p on 6p Green, Period After "Pence" (19a; SG 22a), ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1884-86, 4p on 6p Green, Period After "Pence" (19a; SG 22a)ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1884-86, 4p on 6p Green, Period After "Pence" (19a; SG 22a). Used with two singles of 1882, 1p Rose (9; 13), all cancelled by two neat strikes of barred "A12" cancel with "St. Kitts MR 10 85" circular datestamp on registered cover to New York, "R" in oval handstamp with additional strike on reverse, manuscript "If removed and not found in 6 days please return to Postmaster St. Kitts", New York arrival backstamp, Very Fine and choice cover, ex Charlton Henry, Hart and Schneider

E. 500-750
700
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273
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 273, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1889, 6p Gray (7; SG 44), ST. HELENA, 1889, 6p Gray (7; SG 44)ST. HELENA, 1889, 6p Gray (7; SG 44). Used with 1884-94, -1/2p on 6p Green and 1p on 6p Red (33, 35; SG 35, 37), tied by circle of "V's" cancel with "St. Helena NO 30 91" circular datestamp on preprinted cover to New Bedford Mass., London and New York transit and New Bedford arrival backstamps, Very Fine

E. 500-750
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274
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 274, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1864-82, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, Long Bar, Perf 12-1/2, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, Perf 14 (14, 30; SG 12, 28), ST. HELENA, 1864-82, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, Long Bar, Perf 12-1/2, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, Perf 14 (14, 30; SG 12, 28)ST. HELENA, 1864-82, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, Long Bar, Perf 12-1/2, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, Perf 14 (14, 30; SG 12, 28). Horizontal strip of five, strip of three and single of 2p, all tied by segmented cork cancels with well-struck "St. Helena MR 22 87" circular datestamp on registered cover to New York, red "Registered St. Helena" handstamp, London transit and New York arrival backstamp, Very Fine, an attractive and scarce registered cover

E. 750-1,000
850
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275
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 275, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1864-68, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar (17, 19; SG 9, 19), ST. HELENA, 1864-68, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar (17, 19; SG 9, 19)ST. HELENA, 1864-68, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar (17, 19; SG 9, 19). 2p with selvage at top, cancelled by segmented cork cancel with red "St. Helena AP 24, 72" circular datestamp on yellow cover to South Dartmouth Mass., London and New York transit datestamps, red "2 cents" British credit marking for local delivery, Very Fine and quite scarce, with 1993 Holcombe certificate

E. 500-750
550
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276
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Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 276, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1868, 1p on 6p Brown Red, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, 1sh on 6p Yellow Green, Short Bar (18, 20, 23; SG 7, 11, 18), ST. HELENA, 1868, 1p on 6p Brown Red, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, 1sh on 6p Yellow Green, Short Bar (18, 20, 23; SG 7, 11, 18)ST. HELENA, 1868, 1p on 6p Brown Red, 3p on 6p Dark Violet, 1sh on 6p Yellow Green, Short Bar (18, 20, 23; SG 7, 11, 18). Two singles of 1p, all cancelled by circle of "V's" handstamp with red "St. Helena MR 28 1870" oval datestamp on preprinted orange cover to West Wareham Mass., London and New York transit datestamps, cover slightly reduced at right, accompanied by original enclosure comprising of a few short letters datelined "Bark President at sea" and written by whaler to his wife, first letter written on Sept. 26, 1869 -- nearly six months before his first port of call, Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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277
c
Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 277, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1876, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, Perf 14x12-1/2 (26, 32; SG 22, 26), ST. HELENA, 1876, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, Perf 14x12-1/2 (26, 32; SG 22, 26)ST. HELENA, 1876, 2p on 6p Yellow, Short Bar, 1sh on 6p Deep Green, Long Bar, Perf 14x12-1/2 (26, 32; SG 22, 26). Tied by circle of wedges cancel with "St. Helena OC 31 81" circular datestamp on cover to Budapest, Hungary, rated "7-1/2" in red crayon, cover with minor edge nicks and slight soiling, still a Fine and rare destination

E. 500-750
550
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278
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Sale Number 1204, Lot Number 278, Jamaica thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1884, -1/2p on 6p Green, 17mm Words (33; SG 35), ST. HELENA, 1884, -1/2p on 6p Green, 17mm Words (33; SG 35)ST. HELENA, 1884, -1/2p on 6p Green, 17mm Words (33; SG 35). Three singles, used with 6p Gray (7; SG 44), tied by segmented cork cancels with "St. Helena JU 8 85" circular datestamp on cover to Whitehall N.Y., London and New York transit and Whitehall arrival backstamps, Very Fine

E. 500-750
650
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