Sale 1246 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

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

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Category — France & Colonies thru Iceland

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3460
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Sale 1246, Lot 3460, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, 1870-71, 1c-80c Bordeaux, Rouletted (38 var-48 var; Yvert 39 var-49 var; Maury 39P1-49P1). Complete set of nine values (20c Type II) with "perces en ligne" all around, original gum, lightly hinged, bright colors

VERY FINE AND RARE SET OF THE 1870-71 BORDEAUX ISSUE WITH ROULETTED PERFORATIONS.

With 2006 von der Weid set certificate. Unlisted in Scott. Listed but priced only on cover in Yvert. Maury €4,685

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Sale 1246, Lot 3460, France & Colonies thru Iceland
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E. 1,500-2,000
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3461
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Sale 1246, Lot 3461, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, 1872, 80c Rose on Pinkish Paper (63; Yvert 57). Mint N.H., intense proof-like color and impression, Fine, seldom encountered in this pristine never-hinged condition, signed Roumet and others, catalogue values are as hinged, Scott $640.00, Yvert €1,200

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E. 200-300
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3462
Sbl
Sale 1246, Lot 3462, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, 1900, 5fr Dark Blue & Buff, "Specimen" Overprint (130S; Yvert 123-CI 3; Maury 68). Mint N.H. bottom left corner selvage block of four, deep rich colors, fresh and Fine, a handsome block, signed Roumet and with his 2021 certificate, Yvert €1,800 as singles

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E. 500-750
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3463
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3463, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1904, 25c & 2-1/2a on 1a on 10c Rose Red, Inverted Surcharge (56a; Yvert 64a). Tied on small piece by well-struck Zanzibar Jul. 22, 1904 double-circle datestamp, bold color, Very Fine, a rare and visual surcharge error, signed A. Brun and Miro, Scott $1,500.00, Yvert €1,600

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E. 500-750
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3464
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3464, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1904, 25c & 2-1/2a on 3a on 30c Lilac (57; Yvert 65). Tied on small piece by July 1904 double-circle datestamp, deep rich color, Very Fine, one of the key rarities of Offices in Zanzibar with only 50 printed, all known examples are used, signed A. Brun and Scheller, Scott $2,400.00, Yvert €2,600

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E. 750-1,000
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3465
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3465, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1904, 1-1/2a on 15c Green, Red Bars Across "Chiffre" and "Taxe" (62; Yvert 70). Tied on small piece by Zanzibar Jul. 22, 1904 double-circle datestamp, well-centered, bright color, Very Fine, only 150 printed (all known used), signed A. Brun, Scheller and others, Scott $1,000.00, Yvert €1,100

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E. 300-400
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3466
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Sale 1246, Lot 3466, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRANCE, Offices in Zanzibar, 1897, 2-1/2a on 50c Lilac, Postage Due, Error of Value (J5a; Yvert TT5a). Original gum, small h.r., bright color, Fine and scarce, signed A. Brun, Scott $1,400.00, Yvert €1,500

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E. 400-500
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3467
nhbl
Sale 1246, Lot 3467, France & Colonies thru IcelandFRENCH SOUTHERN & ANTARTIC TERRITORIES, 1968, 20fr Albatross (28; Yvert 24). Mint N.H. left selvage block of four, fresh and Very Fine, the key stamp of the territory, Scott $1,120.00, Yvert €2,220

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E. 300-400
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3468
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Sale 1246, Lot 3468, France & Colonies thru IcelandGERMANY, 1933, Nothilfe Souvenir Sheet (B58; Michel Block 2). Mint N.H., exceedingly fresh, stamps well-centered, for strict accuracy we note a couple very minor paper bends (the position of Schlegel's handstamp suggests he thought the sheet was sound), Very Fine and in far better condition than the vast majority, which usually have mounting bends, creases or other faults, signed Schlegel BPP, Scott $4,500.00, Michel €6,000

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E. 1,000-1,500
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3469
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Sale 1246, Lot 3469, France & Colonies thru IcelandICELAND, 1873, 2s-16s, Imperforate (1a-4a; Facit 1v2-4v2). Without gum as issued, large margins, bright colors, Very Fine, with 2021 Moller certificate (befund), Scott $2,000.00, Facit SK 17,500

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E. 400-500
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3470
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Sale 1246, Lot 3470, France & Colonies thru IcelandICELAND, 1902-03, 6a Gray, Inverted Black "I Gildi" Overprint, Perf 13 (53a; Facit 52v1). Original gum, attractive color, Fine, a scarce error, with 2021 Moller certificate, Scott $800.00, Facit SK 7,000

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E. 200-300
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3471
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3471, France & Colonies thru IcelandICELAND, 1873, 4s Green, Official (O1; Facit Tj1). Light Reykjavik cancelled-to-order circular datestamp, small repair at bottom (improved perforation), Fine appearance, with 2021 Moller certificate, Scott $2,250.00, Facit SK 20,000

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E. 200-300
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3472
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3472, France & Colonies thru IcelandICELAND, 1902-03, 3a Yellow, Black "I Gildi" Overprint, Perf 14 x 13-1/2, Official, Thick Paper (O25; Facti Tj15b). Reykjavik 1902 postmark, Very Fine, seldom encountered postally used, with 2021 Moller certificate in which he notes "this stamp is rarely seen with a dated postmark with year", Scott $1,400.00, Facit SK 12,000

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E. 400-500
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3473
 
Sale 1246, Lot 3473, France & Colonies thru IcelandICELAND, 1902-03, 10a Blue, Black "I Gildi" Overprint, Perf 14 x 13-1/2, Official (O27; Facit Tj17). Excellent centering, partial Saudarkrokur circular datestamp, Very Fine and choice, with 2021 Moller certificate, Scott $750.00, Facit SK 6,500

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E. 200-300
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