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Stamp auction - 12 November 2009 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 12 November 2009. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 134 - Trinidad and Tobago
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1251    M
1879-1935 M & U collection incl. 1922 5s M, 1935 to 12c M, 1935 2c Jubilee - extra flagstaff U (corner crease), OFFICIAL 1894 ‘OS' opt. 4d grey FU etc. Cat. £242 (33) £50.00 £38.00
TRINIDAD 1860 March Fifth issue 1d bluish grey with good to large margins, faults at foot though of fine appearance, SG. 19. Cat. £4000 £250.00 £210.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
VICTORIAN Postal stationary 01894 registered envelope from Port of Spain to London franked 1d + 4d QV adhesives tied Trinidad registered c.d.s, obverse also bears hooded London c.d.s, back stamped Tottenham S.O receiver, reverse also bears registered label. Then a selection of Tobago or Trinidad unused stationary items - cards, envelopes & wrapper incl. 3x optd SPECIMEN. (12) £40.00 £30.00
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1851 - circa 1958 (PD stamps to 1969) superior M & U collection on leaves. Fairly comprehensive cover throughout incl. many scarcer items. Of particular note - TRINIDAD useful range of imperf. & perf. Britannias with values to 1s (mainly U), 1869 5s M SG. 57, 1883 5s M SG. 113, 1883 set m (with extras), 1896 Britannias to 5s M, 1901 & 1906 sets M. TOBAGO 1879 6d M, 1880 set M (½d a little wrinkled), 1883 2½d on 6d M, 1882 to 4d M & fine range of 1886-96 surcharges M, amongst others. TRINIDAD & TOBAGO large part complete M (incl. extras) plus useful range of all Postage Due issues. Inspection invited to appreciate the scope of this lot. ST Cat. £6300+ (466) £900.00 £1050.00
1853 1d blue on bluish cartridge paper, good to large margins three sides, just touched along frame line to left side of top margin, cancelled numeral '1' & fine example of this rare stamp, SG.14. Cat. £1900 £300.00 N/S
1855 Second issue on thinner paper 1d greenish blue, a horizontal pair, two large margins at foot & at right, just touched or just cut into on others, clearly cancelled '2' the right hand stamp slightly thinned, SG.15. Cat. £1800 (1975 RPS Cert) £350.00 N/S
 Block of four
TRINIDAD 1859 1s indigo fine M block of four, SG. 29. Cat. £400+ (4) £150.00 £170.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1863 entire to London with good strike of the Paid at Tobago Crowned Circle h/s in red rated 11s in m/s & London EC Paid arrival c.d.s, b/s Tobago Ap 23 1863 entire has slight imperfections, SG.CC1. Cat. £1000 £300.00 £290.00
1259    M
1863-1969 M & U collection on leaves incl. useful run of 1863-1909 seated Britannia's with vals to 1s M &/or U. Trinidad & Tobago 1913 seated Britannia's to 1s U & 5s M (not a complete run) good selection of war tax issues incl. seated 1917 1d (SG.184), fair range of KGV incl. 1935 set, mixed M & U, KGVI incl. 1938 set M (ex. $1.20) & QEII 1953 to 24c M & to 60c U plus 1960 set M (ex.25c) & a few later. (226) ST.Cat. £700+ £120.00 N/S
1260    M
 Block of four
1935 Silver Jubilee 24c corner marginal M (toned gum) block of four incl. variety extra flagstaff, SG.242a. (4) Cat. £185+ £40.00 £42.00
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