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Sale 1236 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 25-27 May, 2021

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Category — Gold Coast thru Hong Kong

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Cat./Est. Value
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2386
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2386, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGOLD COAST, 1889, 20sh Green & Red (24; SG 24), GOLD COAST, 1889, 20sh Green & Red (24; SG 24)GOLD COAST, 1889, 20sh Green & Red (24; SG 24). Original gum, lightly hinged, pretty colors, small spot at top right where slight perf toning was lightened, otherwise Fine, a rare key stamp to the colony, this stamp was withdrawn from sale in 1893 due to a large quantity which was stolen causing new colors for this denomination to be issued in 1894, with 1990 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $3,500.00, SG £3,500

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E. 1,000-1,500
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2387
 
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2387, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGRENADA, 1875, 1sh Purple, "SHLLIING" Variety (11a; SG 13a), GRENADA, 1875, 1sh Purple, "SHLLIING" Variety (11a; SG 13a)GRENADA, 1875, 1sh Purple, "SHLLIING" Variety (11a; SG 13a). Fresh color, lightly cancelled, Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate, Scott $800.00, SG £700

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E. 200-300
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2388
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2388, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a), GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a)GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p on Half of 1p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (14a; SG 28a). Original gum, h.r., vibrant color, typical centering and perfs for this tightly spaced issue, violet initials on reverse just show thru

FINE. A RARE UNUSED AND UNSEVERED PAIR OF THE 1883 ONE-PENNY VERTICAL PROVISIONAL. IT IS BELIEVED THAT LESS THAN FIVE UNUSED EXAMPLES ARE KNOWN.

These provisional overprints were placed into use using 1p Orange Revenue stamps to fill a shortage of -1/2p and 1p postage stamps.

Ex Lilly. With 1968 P.F. certificate. Scott $5,000.00. SG £3,500

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E. 1,500-2,000
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2389
 
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2389, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a), GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a)GRENADA, 1883, -1/2p Orange & Green, Unsevered Pair (15a; SG 29a). Light circular datestamp, rich color, Fine and scarce unsevered pair, Scott $525.00, SG £450

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E. 200-300
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2390
 
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2390, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGRENADA, 1888, 2-1/2p on 8p Bister, Double Surcharge, One Inverted (38g; SG 47d), GRENADA, 1888, 2-1/2p on 8p Bister, Double Surcharge, One Inverted (38g; SG 47d)GRENADA, 1888, 2-1/2p on 8p Bister, Double Surcharge, One Inverted (38g; SG 47d). Tied on small piece by neat circular datestamp, well-centered, Very Fine, Scott $575.00, SG £600

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E. 200-300
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2391
 
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2391, Gold Coast thru Hong KongGRENADA, 1892, 1p on 8p Bister, Postage Due, Tete-Beche Pair (J5a; D5a), GRENADA, 1892, 1p on 8p Bister, Postage Due, Tete-Beche Pair (J5a; D5a)GRENADA, 1892, 1p on 8p Bister, Postage Due, Tete-Beche Pair (J5a; D5a). Neat circular datestamps, top stamp with couple small thin spots, bottom stamp with pulled bottom right corner, Fine appearance, a rare tete-beche pair, Power Search reveals this is the first we have offered, Scott $2,500.00, SG £2,750

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E. 500-750
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2392°
c
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2392, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1857, Hong Kong Crowned Circle Handstamp (A3; SG CC3), HONG KONG, 1857, Hong Kong Crowned Circle Handstamp (A3; SG CC3)HONG KONG, 1857, Hong Kong Crowned Circle Handstamp (A3; SG CC3). Clear strike on 1857 folded letter from Hong Kong to San Francisco Cal., Hong Kong circular datestamp on reverse, contents incl. "one box of spice received for Capt. Nelson," Very Fine, Scott $550.00, SG £475

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E. 500-750
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2393
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2393, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1874, $10.00 Rose, Postal Fiscal (28; F3), HONG KONG, 1874, $10.00 Rose, Postal Fiscal (28; F3)HONG KONG, 1874, $10.00 Rose, Postal Fiscal (28; F3). Original gum, fresh color, centered to right, Fine, a scarce original gum example, Scott $7,750.00, SG £8,500

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E. 1,000-1,500
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2394
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2394, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1891, $1.00 on 96c Violet on Red (56; SG 47), HONG KONG, 1891, $1.00 on 96c Violet on Red (56; SG 47)HONG KONG, 1891, $1.00 on 96c Violet on Red (56; SG 47). Original gum, h.r., wonderfully fresh and Very Fine, Scott $700.00, SG £800

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E. 200-300
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2395
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2395, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1891, 2c Rose with Jubilee Overprint, Short "J" Variety (66c; SG 51a), HONG KONG, 1891, 2c Rose with Jubilee Overprint, Short "J" Variety (66c; SG 51a)HONG KONG, 1891, 2c Rose with Jubilee Overprint, Short "J" Variety (66c; SG 51a). Position R. 1/6, original gum, h.r., rich color, Fine, Scott $775.00, SG £800

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E. 200-300
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2396
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2396, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1898, 10c on 30c Gray, Large Chinese Surcharge (69a; SG 55c), HONG KONG, 1898, 10c on 30c Gray, Large Chinese Surcharge (69a; SG 55c)HONG KONG, 1898, 10c on 30c Gray, Large Chinese Surcharge (69a; SG 55c). Original gum, lightly hinged, fresh color, light brown spot on gum (not noted on certificate), Fine and scarce, with 2000 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $1,400.00, SG £1,000

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E. 300-400
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2397
S
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2397, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1903, 1c-$10.00 King Edward VII, "Specimen" Overprint (71S-85S; SG 62s-76s), HONG KONG, 1903, 1c-$10.00 King Edward VII, "Specimen" Overprint (71S-85S; SG 62s-76s)HONG KONG, 1903, 1c-$10.00 King Edward VII, "Specimen" Overprint (71S-85S; SG 62s-76s). Complete set of fifteen values, original gum, mostly h.r., key $10.00 lightly hinged, fresh colors, Fine-Very Fine, a scarce "Specimen" set, SG £2,000

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E. 500-750
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2398
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2398, Gold Coast thru Hong KongHONG KONG, 1917, $5.00 Red & Green on Blue Green, Olive Back (123a; SG 115b), HONG KONG, 1917, $5.00 Red & Green on Blue Green, Olive Back (123a; SG 115b)HONG KONG, 1917, $5.00 Red & Green on Blue Green, Olive Back (123a; SG 115b). Horizontal pair with selvage at right, original gum, brilliant colors, right stamp with minute facial scrape by mouth and slightly trace of toning on gum, Very Fine, catalogued as singles, Scott $2,300.00, SG £2,400

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E. 500-750
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