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Stamp auction - 10 November 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 November 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 154 - Mauritius
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1148
 Reprint
1847-59 Victorian composite sheets (2) in orange & blue each of 32 subjects with various combinations of 1847 1d, 1848-59 1d, 1848-59 1d worn impression, 1859 2d Lapirot, 1859 Sherwin. these sheets were included in the R.P.S hand book on British Africa (600 issued) £50 to 80 N/S
1149
 Used
1848-49 'Post Paid' Intermediate Impression 2d blue [4], close to good margins all round, '14' in concentric circles cancellation of Riviere du Empart, a sound example of this rare stamp, RPS Cert. 1948 which mentions a tear in the margin at right, this has since been trimmed, SG.14, Cat. £3500. £600 to 750 £600.00
1150
 Used
Collection on leaves with 1858 4d green, 1858-62 9d, 1859-61 6d blue, 1859 Dardenne 1d (poorish), 1859-61 6d, 1s vermilion, 6d slate (unused), 1s green, 1862 6d, 1s, 1860-63 to 1s buff, 1863-72 - most to 5s, 1879 Surcharge to 2r.50c (excl. 38c), 1879 to 2r.50c, later issues 1902 to 2r.50c, 1895 to 50c, also 1r, KEVII to 5r, KGV to 1r, 1922 to 5r, Express (3) - all U. Condition varied on earlies. (100's) £160 to 200 £250.00
1151
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 part envelope written from Port Louis addressed to Bordeaux, bearing 4d rose pair (SG.62), tied by B/53 obliterator with Mauritius c.d.s. on reverse, sent on the steamer 'Nepaul' via Suez with Anglo-French accountancy 'GB/1f 62 4/10' & hand struck oval instructional 'Insufficiently/Prepaid' in red, charged '18' on arrival with Bordeaux arrival. £50 to 60 N/S
1152
 M
1879-80 CCC 2c, 4c, 13c, 17c, 50c & 2r.50, M or part o.g. (odd perf fault), from SG.92/100. (6) Cat. £456 £70 to 80 £86.00
1153
 M
1879-80 CCC 4c, 13c, 17c, 38c, 50c & 2r.50 (crease), all M or o.g, from SG.93/100. Cat. £600 £80 to 120 N/S
1154
 M
1883-94 CCA 1c to 50c incl. both 15c, plus 1887 2c on 13c slate & 1891 2c on 38c on 9d, 1893 1c on 2c & 1c on 16c - all fine M, from SG.101/111 + 117, 120, 123/4. (12) Cat. £185 £40 to 50 N/S
1155
 M
1883-94 CCA set (excl. 4c orange) M, SG.101/111. (10) Cat. £140 £40 to 50 £42.00
1156
 Used
1891 2c on 4c carmine, VFU pair, SG.118, single optd double, another optd double one inverted, good U, SG.118/a/c. (4) Cat. £171 £50 to 60 N/S
1157
 M
1891 2c on 4c carmine, SG.118, also Surcharge Inverted, SG.118a, plus 2c on 17c rose, SG.119, fine M. (3) Cat. £227 £60 to 70 N/S
1158
Used (on letter or envelope)
1892-c1950 registered envelopes (26) incl. 10 optd SPECIMEN & 6 postally used, good to fine. £80 to 100 £86.00
1159
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 group of commercial covers with 1895 six stamp franking & another 1911 four stamp franking used VERDUN, also 6c used REDUIT, 1910 6c cover re-directed with oval 'US GOVT DESPATCH AGENCY' London to USA, 1912 underpaid cover Natal to Vacoas Camp with h/stamp 12c TO PAY, also WWII censored label covers incl. three line 'UNTRACEABLE AT/2nd. ECHELON (BRITISH) MEF/Date 14/4' and later covers postmarked BEAU BASSIN & PLAINE DES PAPAYES etc. (12) £140 to 180 £190.00
1160
 M
1900 Surcharged locally 4c on 16c chestnut M block of 16, some paper adhesion affecting approx. ½ the block, lower right stamp damaged, fresh colour SG.137. Cat. £272 £50 to 70 N/S
1161
Used (on letter or envelope)
1903 long OHMS cover to Berlin, triangular ON POSTAL SERVICE in black & red GPO cachet (which is rare), reverse French Mailboat cancel & Mauritius c.d.s. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1162
 M
1910 MCCA set (excl. 5s), M (10s some tones around edges), SG.181/195. (14) Cat. £270 £60 to 80 £86.00
1163
 M
 Used
1937 Coronation 20c 'line though sword' FU, 20c 'line by sceptre' M (2) & unused, 1938-49 2c 'sliced M' (2), 3c 'sliced S at right', 10c 'sliced S at top' (used), 25c 'sliced S at right' (4 - one used). 25c 'deformed S' (4) M o.g. unless otherwise indicated. (16) Cat. £355+ £50 to 65 N/S
1164
 M
1938-49 Defin set incl. most listed shades & perfs, fine M, SG.252/263. (21) Cat. £420+ £80 to 100 N/S
1165
 M
 Used
Collection on leaves incl. a few useful earlier issues, 1938-49 10r M, 1950 to 5r, 1949 UPU M, 1953 set to 10r FU, 1965 to 5r U, 1961 to 2r.50c, Fish to 10r U, 1948 Wedding M etc. (272) £50 to 60 £62.00
1166
 M
 Used
1953-83 & B.I.O.T 1968-2000 collection on leaves, predominantly M (incl. several marginals - hinged only in margin), a few VFU as well as M. (100's) Cat. £800 £70 to 100 £76.00
 
   
       
   
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