Sale 1270 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 December, 2022

Leave Absentee BidsLIVE INTERNET BIDDING
*A buyer’s premium of 18% of the winning bid will be added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers are responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid you agree to the terms and conditions of sale.

Category — Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British Guiana

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2227
nhbl
Sale 1270, Lot 2227, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBERMUDA, 1962, 9p Library & Historical Society, Short Printing (182 var; SG 170 var). Mint N.H. bottom left corner selvage vertical strip of six, bottom two stamps showing a severe lightening of the Orange Brown frame which is partially missing, fourth stamp partially affected at bottom, Very Fine and interesting anomaly

Bid on this lot

E. 200-300
Future Sale
2228
nhbl
Sale 1270, Lot 2228, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBERMUDA, 1970, 2c on 2p St. Peter, Lilac Omitted (239b; SG 233a). Mint N.H. top left corner selvage block of four (hinged in selvage only), bottom right stamp Position R 2/2 additionally showing Tall "2" variety (SG 233c), well-centered and fresh

VERY FINE. A LOVELY BLOCK OF THE 1970 2-CENTS ON 2-PENCE SURCHARGE WITH THE LILAC COLOR OMITTED. THIS IS THE UNIQUE MULTIPLE WITH BOTH THE COLOR ERROR AND TALL "2" VARIETY.

Catalogued as singles with no premium for the Tall "2" variety. Scott $4,000.00. SG £4,400

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
Future Sale
Back to Top
2229
nh
Sale 1270, Lot 2229, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBERMUDA, 1970, 5c Poinsettia, Imperforate (259a; SG 253 var). Mint N.H. horizontal pair, large balanced margins, fresh and Very Fine, only four panes of 25 (100 stamps) were discovered about a year after issuance leaving only 48 pairs possible (since there are an odd number of examples in a pane), one sheet remains intact and is offered in the following lot, Scott $1,500.00

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
Future Sale
Back to Top
2230
nhbl
Sale 1270, Lot 2230, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBERMUDA, 1970, 5c Poinsettia, Imperforate (259a; SG 253 var). Mint N.H. complete pane of 25 with full margins including imprint at bottom right, wonderfully fresh

VERY FINE. THIS IS BELIEVED TO BE THE UNIQUE IMPERFORATE COMPLETE PANE OF THE 1970 5-CENT POINSETTIA. ONLY FOUR PANES WERE DISCOVERED.

A total of four panes were discovered about a year after issuance. All were sold to a New York dealer and three were subsequently split up into pairs and blocks.

Ex "Lionheart". Scott $18,000.00 as twelve pairs.

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
Future Sale
Back to Top
2231
nhbl
Sale 1270, Lot 2231, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBERMUDA, 1986, 90c on $3.00 Green Turtle, Double Surcharge, One Inverted (509 var; SG 534b). Mint N.H. bottom left corner plate no. 1B block of four, Very Fine, only two sheets of this error were printed, so only two plate blocks can exist, SG £1,800 as four singles

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
Future Sale
Back to Top
2232
og
Sale 1270, Lot 2232, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH EAST AFRICA, 1890, -1/2a on 1p to 4a on 5p First Issue Surcharges (1-3; SG 1-3). Set of three values, original gum, lightly hinged or h.r., fresh colors, -1/2a with couple toned spots mostly confined to gum side, Fine, Scott $1,525.00, SG £1,400

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
Future Sale
Back to Top
2233
og
Sale 1270, Lot 2233, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH EAST AFRICA, 1898, 20r Yellow Green (108; SG 98). Original gum, relatively lightly hinged, bold color, Very Fine, signed A. Diena, Scott $1,200.00, SG £1,200

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
Future Sale
Back to Top
2234
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2234, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH GUIANA, 1855, 4p Pale Blue, White Line Above Value (10b; SG 20). Second setting, Ty. I, four large margins, lovely pastel shade and crisp impression on fresh paper, lightly struck "Demerara MR 28 59" circular datestamp, Extremely Fine, a superb used example in all respects, with 2019 R.P.S. certificate, Scott $750.00, SG £700

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
Future Sale
Back to Top
2235
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2235, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH GUIANA, 1862, 2c Black on Yellow, Wrong Ornament at Left (40 var; SG 121c). Wide margins and wonderfully well-centered, barred "A03" numeral cancel leaving error at bottom left clear, Very Fine and choice, a scarce variety, with 1997 Brandon certificate, SG £950

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
Future Sale
Back to Top
2236
S
Sale 1270, Lot 2236, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH GUIANA, 1935, 12c Silver Jubilee, Diagonal Line by Turret, Perforated "Specimen" (SG 303fs). Plate "2A", position R 10/1-2, original gum, minor h.r., with perforated "Specimen" but well-clear of variety at left, Very Fine, an exceptionally rare variety with the perforated "Specimen", only six to eight examples are possible

Bid on this lot

E. 200-300
Future Sale
Back to Top
2237
og
Sale 1270, Lot 2237, Bermuda - Queen Elizabeth II thru British GuianaBRITISH GUIANA, 1875, 1c Black, Official, Imperforate (O1 var; SG O1 var). With sheet margin at left, other margins large to full, large part original gum, strong color and bold impression, Very Fine and scarce, with 2004 Brandon certificate

Bid on this lot

E. 200-300
Future Sale
Back to Top