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This auction took place on 11 November 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 137 - British Commonwealth Collection
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
293
 M
 Used
ADEN & PROTECTORATE STATES 1937-64 M & U comprising 1937 to 1r M & to 8a U, 1937 Coronation M & U, 1939 set M & U, 1948 Silver Wedding M & U, 1949 UPU M & U, 1951 Decimal surcharges M & U, 1953 set (incl. some shade & perf. variations) M, plus U to 10s, then 1954 Royal Visit, 1959 New Constitution, 1963 FFH & 1964 set (excl. 1/25c) M & U. Also Kathiri State & Seiyun 1949 UPU, 1951 set & 1953 Coronation sets etc. M & U. ST Cat. £867 (220) £140.00 £150.00
294
 M
 Used
BAHAMAS 1863-1964 incl. 1863 1d P.12½ M, 1877 1d P.14 M&U (pen cancel), 1884 1d M + 2½d (2) & 4d U, then a few KEVII period to 1912 KGV ½d (2), 1d (2), 4d 92), 6d & 1s M, 1921 Queen's Staircase 1d & 5d M, 1917-19 various Red Cross & War Tax issues M &/or U, 1920 Peace to 3d M & U, 1921 to 1s m & 6d U, 1930 Tercentenary 1d, 3d & 5d M, 1931 2s & 3s M & U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M&U, 1938 to 1s + 5s M & to 1s U, 1942 Landing of Columbus set M & to 1s U, 1948 Eleuthera set M & to 1s U & 1954 set to 10s M&U amongst others. ST Cat. £1006 (299) £140.00 £150.00
295    M
 Used
BAHRAIN 1933-57 comprising 1933 to 12a M & to 8a U (excl. 2a & 3a), 1934 set M (excl. 2a small die) + set U, 1938 KGVI to 3a 6p + 1r, 2r & 10r M & ditto to 2r U, 1942 set M&U (excl. 9p, 1a 3p & 3½a U), 1948 set to 1r (2 x ½, 1½, 2, 2½ & 6a) M & to 1r U, 1950 to 2½a M, 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1948 Olympic Games & 1949 UPU sets M&U, 1950 to 4a M & to 5s U, 1952 set M + few U, 1953 Coronation M&U, 1955 2r, 5r & 10r U, 1956 set M, 1957 set M + a few U & finally 1959 15np Type II M & 1957 Scouts M & U. ST Cat. £787 (187) £130.00 £140.00
296    M
 Used
BARBADOS 1861-1965 incl. 1861 6d U, 1875 ½d U, 1882 ½d (2), 2½d (2) & 4d U, 1892 ½d on 4d (2) M&U, 1892 Colony Seal to 10d M & 6d U, 1897 to 2½d M & U, 1905 ¼d - 2½d U + ¼d, ½d & 1d M, 1906 Nelson to 2d M & 1d U, 1906 Tercentenary M&U, 1907 Relief Fund M&U + opt. Inv. M, 1909 ¼d (2) & 1d M + ½d, 1d & 2½d U, 1912 to 1s M (2 x 3d, 4d & 6d), 1916 to 6d M & U incl. shades, 1918 4d M (2) & U, 1920 Victory to 1s M & 2½d U (some gum wrinkles), 1921 3d, 4d & 1s M then 1925 M to 2s & U to 2/6d, 1938 M & U incl. some shades & perf. variations, 1950 M&U to $1 20 & 1953 ditto. Also range of commems. ST Cat. £1227 (390) £165.00 £140.00
297    M
 Used
BRITISH AFRICA 1892-Circa 1953 collection with BSA 1892 1d (2), 6d (2), 1s, 2s & 2/6d U, 1892 2½d (2), 2d & 3d M + ½d (2) U, 1896 Die I 1d, 2d & 3d M plus ½d to 4d + 8d & 1s U, 1897 to 6d M + ½d, 4d (2), 6d, 2s, 2/6d & 5s U, 1896 stamps of COGH 1d M & U, 1897 to 6d M & 8d U, 1898 ½d, 1d, 2½d & 4d M plus ½d to 3s & 10s U, 1905 Victoria Falls to 1s M, 1909 Rhodesia opt. ½d, 1d, 2d & 2½d M + ½d to 3d + 1s U, 1910 range of double heads with vals to 1s M or U, 1913 Admiral with vals to 1s M or U - various perfs. Then solid coverage of Northern & Southern Rhodesia issues incl. shades & perf. variations plus some commems. ST Cat. £2346 (471) £300.00 £260.00
298
 M
 Used
BRITISH AFRICA 1893-1945 collection comprising Uganda Protectorate 1898 1a (2), 2a, 3a, 4a & 8a M & 1902 ½a & 2½a M. East Africa 1903 ½a, 1a & 2a M, 2r & 4r U (4r is slightly faded), 1904 to 1r M (excl. 2½a SG. 21), 1907 set M + to 50c U, 1912 KGV to 1r M & U incl. some shades, 1921 to 15c + 50c M, 1921 to 2s M plus 3s & 5s U, 1935 KUT pictorials to 3s M & 2s U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1938 to 5s + £1 M & to 10s U incl. useful perf. variations, 1948 Silver Wedding M & 1954 QEII set M&U. ST Cat. £1730 (300) £260.00 £220.00
299    M
 Used
BRITISH AFRICA Circa 1876-1972 with Lagos 1876 3d, 4d & 1s U, 1884 ½d & 1d M & U, 1887 to 4d + 6d M & 4d - 1s U, 1893 ½d surcharge & small range of KEVII with vals to 1s M &/or U. Oil Rivers 1892 to 5d M + ½d, 1d, 2½d (2) & 5d U. Niger Coast 1894 set M, 1894 (May) to 5d M (3 x 1d & 2½d), 1897 to 1s M (3 x ½d & 2 x 1d) plus a few U. Nigeria KGV 1914 range to 5s mainly M, 1921 to 1s (excl. 6d) M & to 1s U incl. various Dies & colour changes. 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1936 to 2/6d M & to 1s U, 1938 set M&U incl. most perf. variations (excl. 2/6d & 5s P.13 x 11½), 1948 Silver Wedding M & a few later. Northern & Southern Nigeria representative range of QV to KGV issues from both territories, M & U mostly to 1s. ST Cat. £1568 (427) £200.00 £210.00
300    M
 Used
BRITISH NORTH AMERICA Circa 1861-1938 rather fragmented accumulation. Nothing of huge value but some useful pickings throughout, amongst which a few early Newfoundland incl. 1897 to 8c M + 3c, 4c, 5c & 6c U, 1897 (Dec) to 3c SG. 85 M, 1919 Caribou to 5c M & U incl. some shades, small range of 1923 issue to 8c M (excl. 6c) & to 10c U plus some later material incl. 1932 with values to 20c M &/or U & 1932 (Aug) to 48c M. Canada is a bit sparse but a few useful noted incl. Postage Dues - 1906 5c U & 1930 1c, 2c, 5c & 10c U & 1933 set U. ST Cat. £1300 (290) £140.00 £135.00
301    M
 Used
CAYMAN ISLANDS 1900-65 comprising 1900 QV ½d (2) & 1d M & ditto U, 1902 KEVII ½d & 1d M, 1905 ½d & 2½d M + ½d U, 1907-09 to 1s M (excl. 4d), 1908 ¼d M (both shades) + U, 1912 KGV to 1s (2 x ½d, 1d, 2d & 4d) M, various War Stamp issues, 1921 3d (2), 4d & 1s M & Wmk. Script CA to 1s M (2 x 3d) & to 3d U, 1932 Centenary to 3d M & 2½d U, 1935 Silver Jubilee set M&U, 1935 defins to 1s M & U, 1938 to 5s M & to 1s U incl. some perf. variations etc. 1948 Silver Wedding M & a few later issues. ST Cat. £545 (175) £75.00 £80.00
302    M
 Used
DOMINICA 1883-1958 incl. 1883 ½d & 1d U, 1886 ½d on 6d U, 1886 ½d, 1d & 4d U. Also range of 1916-20 War Tax issues, 1923 Colony Badge set to 4s M + range of U to 1s U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1938 KGVI to 5s M (2 x 2/6d & 5s) & to 1s U, 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1951 set M (2 x 24c, 48c & 60c) + 14c U, 1954 QEII set M + range of U to $1.20, amongst others. ST Cat. £553 (185) £85.00 £76.00
303
 M
 Used
FALKLAND ISLANDS 1891-1956 incl. amongst others, 1891 ½d M + U (2) & 1d (2) U, 1904 KEVII ½d (3) M, 1d (2) M, 2d (3) M & 1s M plus a few U, 1912 KGV ½d (3) M + U, 1d (2) M + 5 U, 2d U, 2½d M & small selection of War Stamps - mainly M. 1921 ½d (2) M + U, 1d M + U (2), 2d (2) M + U, 2½d SG. 76 M, 2½d SG. 77 M & U, 6d, 1s & 3s M, 1929 to 4d + 6d & 1s M & to 4d U, 1933 to 1s M, 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1938 KGVI selection to 10s M + a few U, 1952 to 1/3d M + 2/6d U plus 1944 Dependency sets M + a few U, 1948 Silver Wedding set (2) M, 1938 Thin Maps set M & a few U plus a few later to 1956 Trans-Arctic Expedition set M. ST Cat. £2000 (255) £320.00 £300.00
304    M
 Used
FIJI 1876-1963 incl. 1876 2d on 3d SG. 29 M, 1877 4d on 3d (2 shades) U, 1879-99 1d (2 shades), 2d 92), 4d & 6d (2) U, 1891 ½d (2) M & U, 1d (2) U, 1d mauve (2) U, 2d (2) U & 2½d M + U (2), then 1903 KEVII to 6d M & U, 1904 ½d M & 1d M & U, 1906 to 6d M & U, 1912 KGV to 1s M plus range of U, 1922 to 1s M & U, 1935 Silver Jubilee set M & U & 1948 Silver Wedding M. QEII issues incl. 1954 to 2/6d M & U + 5s U, 1959 to 10s M & U (excl. ½d, 1½d & 2½d U) & 1962 set M plus some U with vals to 10s. ST Cat. £800+ (217) £120.00 £135.00
305
 M
 Used
GOLD COAST 1884-1952 comprising 1884 to 2s M (2 x ½d, 1d, 2d, 2½d, 3d & 1s) & to 1s U (some duplication), 1898 to 6d (excl. 2d) M & ½d, 1d & 6d (2) U, 1901 1d on 2½d & 6d M & U, 1902 KEVII to 1s M & 6d U (excl. 2½d), 1904 ½d, 1d & 2d M & U + 6d U, 1907 to 1s M&U (some duplication), 1908 1d M & U, 1913 KGV to 1s M&U + 2s U (blue crayon mark), 1921 to 5s M (2 x 1s) & 6d U, 1921 to 1s M&U + 2s M, 1935 Silver Jubilee M&U (+ extra 3d & 6d U), 1938 set M&U, 1948 set M & U, 1948 Silver Wedding M & 1952 QEII set M&U amongst others. ST Cat. £1028 (253) £140.00 £145.00
306    M
 Used
GRENADA 1883-1963 with small selection of QV & KEVII but main strength in KGV & KGVI. These incl. 1913 to 2s M (4 x 3d & 1s) plus a few U, 1921 to 1s M&U, 1934 to 1s M & to 6d U incl. some perf. variations; 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1938 KGVI set M & to 5s U incl. good range of perforations, then 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1951 set M & to 50c U plus 1953 QEII set M to 50c U amongst others. ST Cat. £615 (272) £80.00 £72.00
307    M
 Used
LEEWARD IS. 1890-1951 incl. amongst others, 1890 to 2½d M & to 1s U (1s slightly faded), 1897 Diamond Jubilee ½d, 1d & 2d M, 1902 surcharges M + 1d U, 1902 KEVII to 3d M & to 2½d U, 1905 to 1s M (2 x 1d) + ½d U, 1907 to 1s M (2 x 2d, 2½d, 3d, 6d & 1s) incl. shades of 1d, 1912 KGV to 2/6d M, 1921 to 1s M incl. some shades, 1931 reversion to Die I to 6d M (2 x ½d, 1d, 1½d & 2½), 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1938 set to £1 M incl. some shades etc. 1948 Silver Wedding M & 1949 UPU M & U. ST. Cat. £1152 (343) £160.00 £185.00
308    M
 Used
MALTA 1885-1965 collection incl. 1885 to 4d M plus ½d, 1d (4), 2d, 2½d (4) & 1s U, 1899 ¼d M & U & 2/6d M, 1902 surcharge M&U (2) + 'pnney' flaw M, 1902 ½d, 1d & 3d M + ½d to 3d U, 1904 to 1s SG. 62 M + to 1s SG. 61 U excl. 4d SG. 57 & 5d SG. 60, 1914 with vals to 3d M & U incl. shades, 1921 to 2½d M, 1922 to 1s M + ditto Wmk. Multiple Script CA to 6d M + a few U, 1922 ¼d surcharge M (2) + U, 1922 Britannia to 2s M & 1s U, 1926 opt. 'POSTAGE' to 1s M + some U, 1926 to 1/6d M & U to 1s + 2/6d, 1928 to 3s M & to 1s U, 1930 to 1s + 2s M & to 1/6d U, then solid range of KGVI to 1965 QEII defins M + some U. ST Cat. £1546 (485) £185.00 £140.00
309
 M
 Used
MOROCCO AGENCIES 1898-1957 collection with good coverage of most issues, though lacking some high vals. Of note, 1898 to 2p (excl. 50c) M + 5c, 10c, 20c (both), 25c & 2p M & 2p U, 1899 to 1p M incl. example of 25c with 'hyphen between ne', plus to 50c U, 1903 to 25c M + 5c, 10c & 25c U, 1905 to 50c M & 1907 to 1s M & U. Fairly solid thereafter M &/or U. A useful lot. ST Cat. £2068 (568) £270.00 £260.00
310    M
 Used
NEW ZEALAND 1892-1950 somewhat fragmented collection with a few pre 1898 U, then 1898 Pictorials ½d, 1d (2), 2½d, 3d & 5d M + ½d (2), 1d (2), 2d & 5d (2) U, 1900 1d & 2d (2) U + 1½d M, 1902 ½d Cook in two pairs + single M + 3d U, 1d Universal (3) U, 1909 KEVII ½d M & U, 2d, 3d, 6d, 8d & 1s U plus 3d, 4d, 5d Line Perf. 14 U, 1915-23 KGV selection with vals to 1s mixed M&U incl. 1½d P.14 x 13½ vertical strip of three & 8d pair M. Representative range of 1935 & 1936 Pictorials with vals to 3s plus various commems & KGVI defins mixed M&U. ST Cat. £1260 (369) £160.00 £150.00
311    M
 Used
NEW ZEALAND DEPENDENCIES, SAMOA, WESTERN SAMOA Mainly 1901-1953 period incl. Cook Is, Rarotonga, Nauru (a few), Niue, Penrhyn, Ross Dependencies, Tokelau, Samoa & Western Samoa. Main strength in Cook Is, Samoa & Western Samoa - noted, Samoa 1879 3d state 3 M SG. 11. Collection rather fragmented but a good starter base for development. ST Cat. £949 (246) £130.00 £98.00
312    M
 Used
SINGAPORE 1948-1955 incl. 1948 KGVI P.14 set M&U & 1949-52 P.17½ x 18 set M&U, then 1948 Silver Wedding set M, 1949 UPU M&U, 1953 Coronation M&U, 1955 set M (excl. 8c, $2 & $5) plus 1c to $5 U (excl. 12c). ST Cat. £766 (106) £120.00 £90.00
313    M
 Used
ST LUCIA 1864-1963 incl. 1864 4d U, 1883 ½d M & 1d U, 1886 ½d to 6d M & ½d to 3d + 1s U, 1902 ½d & 1d U + 5d U, 1902 400th Anniversary M (2), 1904 ½d & 1d (both) & 3d M & ditto + 2½d U, 1912 with vals to 1s (both) M + a few U, 1921 to 1s (2 x 2½d & 3d SG. 99) M + a few U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M & U, 1936 to 2/6d M & U (½d, 1d & 1½d both perfs), 1949 set M incl. perf. variations & to 5s U, 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1949 New Currency set M (& to 24c U), 1953 set M plus various commems to 1963 FFH M. Also 1883 1d Revenue optd. SG. F22 U. ST Cat. £772 (284) £120.00 £120.00
314    M
 Used
SUDAN 1897-1954 incl. 1897 optd. on stamps of Egypt 1m (2), 2m & 3m M plus 1m & 5m U, 1893 set M&U, 1902 to 5p M (& to 10p U), 1921 set M (2 x 2m - shades), 1927 set M&U + 1931 Airmail set M (+ 2pi U), 1931 Airs set M (P.14) + range to 7½p (P.11½ x 12½) U, 1935 Gordon to 5p M&U, 1932 Airmail M & range of 1935-40 surcharges M &/or U, then 1941 set M&U, 1948 to 20p M & U (+50p U) & 1954 Self Government set M&U. Also useful ranges of SG & SGS opts. & a few Postage Dues etc. ST Cat. £1300 (303) £180.00 £210.00
315    M
 Used
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Circa 1876-1960 collection comprising Tobago 1885 ½d & 1d M + 1d U; Trinidad 1876 1d P.14 SG. 75 & 4d U, 1883 to 6d M (& 1s U), 1896 to 1s M (& to 6d U incl. 1d Type II), 1898 400th Anniversary M & U, 1901 to 4d M (+ 1d & 2½d U), 1904 with values to 4d M or U, 1909 ½d & 1d M & U & 1894 ½d Official M&U. Trinidad & Tobago 1913 to 1s M (excl. 6d but incl. shades of ½d, 1d & 2½d) plus a few U, 1915-16 Red Cross M, 1917-18 range of War Tax M &/or U, 1922 4d & 1s M&U plus Mult Script CA set to 1s + 5s M & a few U. Good range of later issues to QEII 1960 set M. ST Cat. £760 (301) £110.00 £96.00
316    M
 Used
TURKS & CAICOS 1882-1964 incl. 1882 ½d M, 1887 6d & 1s M, 1889 1d (4) M (some gum cracking) & 2½d M, 1893 set M&U, 1900 to 1s M (both 2½d) & 2d U, 1905 ½d M & U, 1909 to 1s M + ¼d (both), ½d & 1d U, 1913 to 4d M, 1917-19 War Tax issues mixed M&U, 1921 set M (& to 2½d U), 1922 to 1s M (incl. shades of ½d + some extra values), 1928 to 1s M&U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M&U, 1937 Coronation M&U, 1938 set M (some duplication), 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1948 Centenary M&U, 1949 UPU M&U, 1950 set M (& to 5s U), 1957 set U (+ to 5s M) & 1960 £1 M amongst others. ST Cat. £745 (259) £120.00 £125.00
 
   
       
   
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