Sale 1246 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Wednesday-Thursday, 1-2 December, 2021

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Category — British Central Africa thru Burma

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3061
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Sale 1246, Lot 3061, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1891, £1 Blue (14; SG 14). Original gum, paper h.r., intense color and impression, recent certificate oddly notes "pink show-through" which is just the h.r. showing thru this thin paper, Fine, with 2021 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $1,300.00, SG £1,300

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E. 300-400
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3062
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3062, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1895, 1p-£1 Coat of Arms (21-29; SG 21-29). Mostly neat circular datestamps, fresh colors, Fine-Very Fine, Scott $1,653.00, SG £1,448

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E. 400-500
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3063
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3063, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1895, £10 Vermilion & Black (30; SG 30). Clear strike of "Tshiromo, B.C.A., 5 SP 95" double-circle datestamp, small repair at top which has been reperfed and outer rim of cancel touched up, Very Fine appearance, despite the repair, this is a very rare postal use of this high value, with 2020 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $5,500.00, SG £6,500

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E. 750-1,000
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3064
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Sale 1246, Lot 3064, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1895, £25 Blue Green & Black (31; SG 31). Original gum that accompanying certificate notes as "disturbed", which is just caused by prior hinging, rich colors

FINE AND RARE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE 1895 £25 BLUE GREEN & BLUE. ONE OF THE KEY STAMPS OF BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA.

Our Power Search reveals this is the first original gum example we have offered in over 25 years. With 2021 B.P.A. certificate. Scott $16,000.00. SG £16,000

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E. 4,000-5,000
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3065
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3065, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA, 1896, £10 Vermilion & Black (41; SG 41). Well-struck Zomba "Hut Tax" fiscal cancel, bold colors, Very Fine, a scarce stamp even with a revenue cancel, an affordable alternative to a postally used example which catalogues $6,000.00 (SG £6,000), with 2021 B.P.A. certificate

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E. 300-400
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3066
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Sale 1246, Lot 3066, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH EAST AFRICA, 1897, 4r Carmine, Watermark Reversed (SG 95x). Original gum, h.r., deep rich shade on bright paper, Very Fine and scarce watermark variety, SG £850

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E. 300-400
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3067
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3067, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH GUIANA, 1852, 6p Black on Magenta (6; SG 9). Uncommonly large margins all around, lightly struck circular datestamp and small pen cancel at top left in margin, small thin at top and light creases, Extremely Fine appearance, a presentable example of this rare stamp which is often found with smaller margins, fading and/or heavy facial rubbing, with 2021 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $7,000.00, SG £6,500

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E. 1,000-1,500
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3068
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3068, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH GUIANA, 1852, 6p Black on Magenta (6; SG 9). Large balanced margins, Demerara May 7, 1852 circular datestamp, lightly creased and small thins (accompanying certificate notes pinholes but we do not see it breaking the paper), Very Fine appearance, a presentable example of this rare stamp that is often found with varying levels of faults and smaller margins than the example offered here, with 2013 R.P.S. certificate, Scott $7,000.00, SG £6,500

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E. 1,000-1,500
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3069
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3069, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRITISH GUIANA, 1852, 6p Black on Magenta (6; SG 9). Large to full margins all around, neat Demerara Jul. 5, 1855 circular datestamp, pressed horizontal crease, repaired and slightly touched up in places, Very Fine appearance, a presentable example of this scarce stamp, with 2019 Brandon certificate, Scott $7,000.00, SG £6,500

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E. 500-750
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3070
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Sale 1246, Lot 3070, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRUNEI, 1906, 2c on 3c Brown & Black, "Brunei." Doubled (2a; SG 12a). Original gum, clear second strike above main strike and slightly erased as always, fresh color, slight soiling along top perfs not mentioned on accompanying certificate, otherwise Very Fine, a rare error and the first example we have offered according to Power Search, with 1955 and 2003 B.P.A. certificates, Scott $4,500.00, SG £3,750

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E. 750-1,000
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3071
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3071, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRUNEI, 1922, 1c-$1.00 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition, Broken E (SG 51b-59b). Complete set of nine values, each showing the Broken "E" variety which occurred on the 4th and 10th vertical rows, neat circular datestamps, 1c heavily toned, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, SG £1,345

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E. 300-400
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3072
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Sale 1246, Lot 3072, British Central Africa thru BurmaBRUNEI, 1942, 8c Gray, Japanese Occupation Ovpt. (N9; SG J9). Original gum with some toned spots, lightly hinged, intense shade on bright paper, Very Fine, a rare stamp, signed Rowell, with 2021 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $1,000.00, SG £850

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E. 300-400
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3073
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Sale 1246, Lot 3073, British Central Africa thru BurmaBURMA, 1937, 3p-25r King George V (1-18; SG 1-18). Original gum, h.r. except key 25r lightly hinged, bright and fresh, Fine-Very Fine, Scott $1,457.00, SG £2,750

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E. 750-1,000
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3074
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Sale 1246, Lot 3074, British Central Africa thru BurmaBURMA, 1937, 3p-10r Officials (O1-O14; SG O1-O14). Original gum, lightly hinged, fresh and Very Fine, Scott $998.00, SG £950

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E. 300-400
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