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Sale 1236 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

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

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Category — Nyasaland thru St. Helena

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2454
S
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2454, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaNYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Lilac, "Specimen" Overprint (11S; SG 82s), NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Lilac, "Specimen" Overprint (11S; SG 82s)NYASALAND PROTECTORATE, 1914, £10 Ultramarine & Lilac, "Specimen" Overprint (11S; SG 82s). Original gum, lightly hinged, precise centering, Very Fine, an affordable alternative to the issued stamp, SG £1,100

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E. 400-500
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2455
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2455, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaRHODESIA, 1897, £2 Bright Red, Perf 15 (58; SG 74), RHODESIA, 1897, £2 Bright Red, Perf 15 (58; SG 74)RHODESIA, 1897, £2 Bright Red, Perf 15 (58; SG 74). Original gum, minor h.r., unusually fresh color, excellent centering, Very Fine and choice original-gum example of this scarce stamp, Scott $1,900.00, SG £1,900

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E. 750-1,000
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2456
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2456, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaRHODESIA, 1909, 1p Carmine, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (83a; SG 101b), RHODESIA, 1909, 1p Carmine, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (83a; SG 101b)RHODESIA, 1909, 1p Carmine, Horizontal Pair, Imperforate Between (83a; SG 101b). Original gum, small h.r., deep rich shade, Very Fine, Scott $525.00, SG £450

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E. 200-300
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2457
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2457, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaRHODESIA, 1913-19, £1 Violet & Black, Head Die II (138; SG 242), RHODESIA, 1913-19, £1 Violet & Black, Head Die II (138; SG 242)RHODESIA, 1913-19, £1 Violet & Black, Head Die II (138; SG 242). Original gum, h.r., bold colors on fresh paper, Very Fine, Scott $450.00, SG £400

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E. 150-200
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2458
c
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2458, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 1p Lilac Rose, Half used as -1/2p (10a; SG 12a), ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 1p Lilac Rose, Half used as -1/2p (10a; SG 12a)ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 1p Lilac Rose, Half used as -1/2p (10a; SG 12a). Right vertical half in pair with normal, used with 2-1/2p Red Brown (11; SG 14), all tied incl. across cut by blurred "APMY" in circle cancel with "St. Kitts, AP 4 83" circular datestamp at left on small cover to Grenada, arrival backstamp, name of addressee cut out and cover with traces of toned spots at edges, Very Fine and rare bisect cover, SG £1,500

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E. 400-500
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2459
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2459, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 6p Green, Revenue Stamps Used for Postage (SG R2), ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 6p Green, Revenue Stamps Used for Postage (SG R2)ST. CHRISTOPHER, 1883, 6p Green, Revenue Stamps Used for Postage (SG R2). Mint N.H. block of twelve consisting of two rows of a pane with selvage at left and right, fresh color, Very Fine, a truly spectacular block which were available for use as postage stamps, catalogued as hinged singles, SG £1,680

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E. 500-750
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2460
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2460, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1861, 6p Blue, Clean-Cut Perf 14 to 15-1/2 (2; SG 2), ST. HELENA, 1861, 6p Blue, Clean-Cut Perf 14 to 15-1/2 (2; SG 2)ST. HELENA, 1861, 6p Blue, Clean-Cut Perf 14 to 15-1/2 (2; SG 2). Unused (no gum), deep rich color and strong impression, Fine and scarce, ex Gilbert, with 1991 P.F. certificate, Scott $2,100.00, SG £1,700

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E. 400-500
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2461
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2461, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1863, 1p on 6p Brown Red, Double Surcharge (8a; SG 6a), ST. HELENA, 1863, 1p on 6p Brown Red, Double Surcharge (8a; SG 6a)ST. HELENA, 1863, 1p on 6p Brown Red, Double Surcharge (8a; SG 6a). Unused (no gum), bold color, complete additional surcharge about 1mm below other, couple minute tears at top

A FINE APPEARING EXAMPLE OF THE 1863 ONE-PENNY WITH DOUBLE SURCHARGE. ONE OF ONLY THREE UNUSED EXAMPLES RECORDED TO DATE. A MAJOR ST. HELENA RARITY.

The first we can recall having offered. With 2021 B.P.A. certificate. Scott $6,750.00 where it is woefully undervalued. SG £12,000

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E. 3,000-4,000
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2462
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2462, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1903-11, -1/2p-2sh Government House and Wharf, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 55s-60s, 71s), ST. HELENA, 1903-11, -1/2p-2sh Government House and Wharf, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 55s-60s, 71s)ST. HELENA, 1903-11, -1/2p-2sh Government House and Wharf, "Specimen" Overprint (SG 55s-60s, 71s). Original gum, mostly minor h.r., includes unissued 1911, 1p Red, Fine-Very Fine, the 1p Red was printed in error due to a miscommunication, the stock was sent to St. Helena and destroyed but not before "Specimen" examples were sent to U.P.U. members, SG £700

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E. 200-300
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2463
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2463, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1922-27, 4p-£1 Badge of the Colony, "Specimen" Overprint (95S-99S; SG 92s-96s), ST. HELENA, 1922-27, 4p-£1 Badge of the Colony, "Specimen" Overprint (95S-99S; SG 92s-96s)ST. HELENA, 1922-27, 4p-£1 Badge of the Colony, "Specimen" Overprint (95S-99S; SG 92s-96s). Original gum, h.r., wonderfully fresh colors, Very Fine, Scott $600.00, SG £650

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E. 200-300
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2464
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2464, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1922, 4p Black on Yellow, Broken Mainmast, Torn Flag and Cleft Rock (SG 92a-92c), ST. HELENA, 1922, 4p Black on Yellow, Broken Mainmast, Torn Flag and Cleft Rock (SG 92a-92c)ST. HELENA, 1922, 4p Black on Yellow, Broken Mainmast, Torn Flag and Cleft Rock (SG 92a-92c). Original gum, lightly hinged, bold colors, fresh and Very Fine, each with Holcombe notations on reverse, SG £800

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E. 200-300
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2465
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2465, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113), ST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113)ST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113). Original gum, barely hinged, beautiful colors on fresh paper, excellent centering, Very Fine, Scott $1,100.00, SG £1,100

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E. 300-400
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2466
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2466, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113), ST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113)ST. HELENA, 1922, 15sh Violet & Black on Blue (94; SG 113). Original gum, minor h.r., wonderfully well-centered, deep rich colors, Very Fine, Scott $1,100.00, SG £1,100

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E. 300-400
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2467
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2467, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1922-27, £1 Red Violet and Black on Red (99; SG 96), ST. HELENA, 1922-27, £1 Red Violet and Black on Red (99; SG 96)ST. HELENA, 1922-27, £1 Red Violet and Black on Red (99; SG 96). Mint N.H., excellent colors, precise centering with wide margins, Extremely Fine, catalogued as hinged, Scott $475.00, SG £450

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E. 200-300
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2468
nhbl
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2468, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1934, -1/2p-10sh Centenary Issue (101-110; SG 114-123), ST. HELENA, 1934, -1/2p-10sh Centenary Issue (101-110; SG 114-123)ST. HELENA, 1934, -1/2p-10sh Centenary Issue (101-110; SG 114-123). Mint N.H. blocks of four of all ten values, -1/2c-3c with bottom imprint selvage, other values with selvage on one side or corner selvage blocks, exceptionally fresh overall, Very Fine and quite scarce as Mint N.H. blocks of four, catalogued as singles, Scott $3,200.00, SG £1,700 as hinged

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E. 1,000-1,500
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2469
S
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2469, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1938-44, -1/2p-10sh Badge of St. Helena, Perforated "Specimen" (118S-127S; SG 131s-140s), ST. HELENA, 1938-44, -1/2p-10sh Badge of St. Helena, Perforated "Specimen" (118S-127S; SG 131s-140s)ST. HELENA, 1938-44, -1/2p-10sh Badge of St. Helena, Perforated "Specimen" (118S-127S; SG 131s-140s). Original gum, lightly hinged or h.r., few values with slightly brownish gum, fresh colors, Very Fine, SG £600

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E. 200-300
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2470
P
Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2470, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1961, 3p Tristan Relief Semi-Postal, Surcharge Proof (B1P; SG 172P), ST. HELENA, 1961, 3p Tristan Relief Semi-Postal, Surcharge Proof (B1P; SG 172P)ST. HELENA, 1961, 3p Tristan Relief Semi-Postal, Surcharge Proof (B1P; SG 172P). Horizontal pair with sheet margin at left, printed on wove paper, intended for the 2-1/2p value, pencil position R. 3/1-3/2 on reverse, Very Fine, an unusual item for the specialist, only one sheet of 50 impressions was made, with photocopy of 1981 B.P.A. certificate for the complete sheet

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E. 200-300
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2471
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Sale Number 1236, Lot Number 2471, Nyasaland thru St. HelenaST. HELENA, 1961, 2-1/2c+3d to 10c+1sh Tristan Relief Fund Overprints (B1-B4, SG 172-175), ST. HELENA, 1961, 2-1/2c+3d to 10c+1sh Tristan Relief Fund Overprints (B1-B4, SG 172-175)ST. HELENA, 1961, 2-1/2c+3d to 10c+1sh Tristan Relief Fund Overprints (B1-B4, SG 172-175). Original gum, mild h.r. except 10c lightly hinged, 7-1/2c with selvage at left, bright and fresh colors

VERY FINE SET OF THE 1961 TRISTAN RELIEF FUND OVERPRINTS. ONE OF THE RAREST SETS OF THE QUEEN ELIZABETH II ERA.

Only 434 sets were issued and placed on sale for one week in October 1961. The majority were used to make up first day covers.

With 2021 B.P.A. certificate for the set. Scott $7,600.00. SG £8,000

Bid on this lot

E. 3,000-4,000
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