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This auction took place on 11 November 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 137 - North Borneo
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1654  
1883 (June) Eight Cents surcharge on 2c, an unused example part o.g. & a U example, some trimmed perfs. on first etc. Both appear to be No 5 in the setting. Also two forgeries, SG. 3. Cat. £650 (4) £100.00 N/S
1655
 M
 Used
1883-1889 the valuable collection of Arms issues with 1883 2c M & U, 1883 50c M, 50c & $1 U, 1883 4c & 8c M, 4c & 8c U. Also perf. across centre 1886 to 10c M (1c re-perfed), ½c, 2c, 4c (2) & 10c (2) U, 1886 'And Revenue' ½c M & 10c U, 1886 P.14 3c & 5c M & U. 1886-87 to 25c M, also range to 10c (3) M showing printing flaws, ½c (2), 1c, 2c (2), 4c (2), 8c (2), 50c (2) & $2 U, 1888-92 to $2 M, $1 imperf. pair unused, range to $2 U, ½c imperf. vertical pair U with perfs. at foot, imperf. values to $2 in pairs etc. cto, 1889 high values $5 & $10 M ($10 gum toned) cto U plus $5 perf. at centre cto. Also some forgeries incl. blocks. Condition a little varied but very useful lot meriting careful viewing. Cat. £5300++ (259) £800.00 £740.00
1656    UM
 M
1886-87 ½c magenta Type 9 P.14 complete sheet of 50 M, mostly UM, top marginal missing over 4/9 & odd minor tones, Cat. £800. Also 1888-92 8c yellow-green pane of 50 cto, the first two vertical rows showing double perfs. SG. 21b & 43a. (100) £175.00 £140.00
1657
 M

1886-87 4c pink horizontal strip of three, centre stamp error 1c fresh M, SG. 26d. Cat. £300 (3) £90.00 £125.00
1658
 M

1888-1892 Colour Trials 25c - nine different, 50c single in blue, plus blocks of four in orange & mauve. Colour Trials P.12 across centre 25c (2), 50c (3), $1 (3), $2 (3), $% (3), $10 (3) & $25 Revenue (3), all fresh M. Lovely group. (38) £500.00 £400.00
1659
 M

1889 $10 brown variety 'Dollaps' M, gum faintly toned & odd perf. imperfection but very scarce item, SG. 50b. Cat. £1500 (1) £350.00 £325.00
1660    M
 Used
1890-1892 surcharges with 1890 (Dec) 2c on 25c 1st & 2nd printings M & U, 8c on 25c U, 1891-92 6c on 8c (Postage & Revenue) M & U (2), also large 'S' M, 6c on 10c (Postage & revenue) M & U (2), 1892 1c on 4c unused & U, 1c on 5c unused single & pair 8c on 25c unused & M, one of each FU, also 1c on 4c surcharge in black unused (faults). Condition mixed but a scarce group. Cat. £1711+ (27) £375.00 £280.00
1661
 Used

1894 8c pictorial optd. postage due horizontal, used cto but with gum & large part of central vignette printed on gummed side. Minor imperfections but a scarce item. (1) £50.00 £72.00
1662
 M
 Used
1894 high values 25c, 50c (2), $1 & $2 M (one 50c no gum), 25c, 50c, $1 & $2 FU c.d.s. Set to $10 U cto incl. $5 shade, $1 imperf. single unused, $1 pair double print from printers waste, also set to $10 (excl. $1) optd. SPECIMEN M (some gum toning). Cat. approx. £440 (24) £120.00 N/S
1663    M
 Used
1894 M range with set to 24c P.14½-15, 1c (2), 2c, 5c, 6c, 8c, 12c, 18c, 24c P.13½-14, 24c compound perf. (SG. 79d) unpriced, 1c SG. 67b, 8c SG. 74d (unpriced), FU set to 24c, extra 12cd, 8c, 2c & 1c, P.13½-14 1c, 3c, 6c, 12c, 18c & 24c, set to 24c cto & also extra perfs. cto. Condition varied on some but high Cat. value. Cat. £1204++ (62) £200.00 £150.00
1664    M
 Used
1895 (June) surcharge set M, 4c (2), 10c (2) & 30c (2) FU c.d.s. Also 10c & 40c cto (10c is the scarce narrow setting), set complete M optd. SPECIMEN, also 4c with local Specimen h/stamp M. Condition a little varied. Cat. £300 (21) £75.00 N/S
1665    M
 Used
POSTAGE DUES The valuable collection in album 1895-97 2c (2), 3c (2), 5c, 6c, 8c, 12c (3), 18c (2 - one with vertical opt), 24c (2), scarce set of five Specimen opts. all M & range to 24c U. 1897-99 values to 18c M incl. 6c (2) Specimen (plus 2c & 8c), some pairs M, range to 24c U, 1901-02 3c & 5c M, 1902-12 values to 18c M & 18c double opt. M (heavy hinge & some toning), values to 24c U, also 6c inverted opt. cto, horizontal opt. 2c (2) M, 2c (2), 4c FU. 1918-30 to 16c M & to 12c U, on 1925-28 issue to 16c M & values to 16c U, 1939 set M & a doubtful U set. Fine lot Cat. almost £7000, condition a little varied on some. (approx. 220) £950.00 £720.00
1666
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 registered cover to Germany bearing 1c, 2c, 3c, 5c, 6c, 12c, 18c & 24c, all FU Sandakan c.d.s. 15 Apr 1896. Cover has slight peripheral faults at top but adhesives are fine. Cat. £225+ (1) £85.00 £92.00
1667    UM
1897-1902 8c black & brown UM block of four SG. 103 plus 16c green & chestnut UM, SG. 107. Cat. £178 (5) £60.00 N/S
1668
 M
 Used
1897-1902 P.13½-14 2c, 3c, 4c green, 4c carmine, 5c, 8c, 10c, 12c, 16c & 24c, P.14½-15 1c (3), 2c, 3c, 5c, 6c, 8c, 12c, compound perf. 4c (3), P.16 unused 1c (unpriced), 8c & 18c all M (some part gum only). Used range P.13½-14 16c, 12c, 5c, 4c, 2c & both 1c (2), compound perf. 24c, 5c, 4c, 2c & both 1c (2), cto values to 24c (2), also 18c horizontal pair imperf. vertically cto, complete set Specimen M with extra 24c, 8c blocks of four & six M, 1897 18c & 24c range U plus 1897 4c card with 3c added used at Sandakan (card creased). Good lot with high Cat. value but condition varied on some. Cat. £2850 (120) £450.00 £340.00
1669    M
 Used
1897-1905 M & U selection of 30 stamps incl. 1897 3c SG. 96a U, 1899 surcharges incl. 4c, 10c, 30c & 40c M, values to 40c on $2 VFU incl. odd Postage Due, plus four Labuan. Mixed condition. ST Cat. £450 £60.00 N/S
1670
 M
1899 4/Cents surcharges complete set of twelve of the 4½mm setting plus $5 shade, 50c shade, extra 24c (3), 12c & 5c (2), 8½mm setting $5 & $10, Specimens 25c to $5. Also unissued set of three M plus $5 Specimen with small circular h/stamp. High Cat. value. Cat. £1260 (32) £300.00 N/S
1671    Used
1899 4/Cents surcharges narrow setting $5, $2 (2), $1 (2), 50c two shades, 25c (2), 24c (2), 18c (2), 12c, 8c, 6c & 5c (2), also wide setting $5 (2) & $10 (2) FU. Cat., £544 (22) £150.00 N/S
1672
 M
 Used
1901-05 British Protectorate complete set M with extra vals to 50c, some scarce perf. variations, also U to $2 & cto U 25c to $10, a few M. Blocks of 8c (2) & $1 Specimen & twelve vals to 50c etc. Also 1c on card used Sandakan. Condition a little varied but generally fine & high Cat. value. Cat. £2950 (161 + card) £550.00 N/S
1673    Used
1902-12 postage dues 2c to 24c, ten values good to VFU, from SG. D38/D49. Cat. £140 (10) £40.00 N/S
1674
 M
1902-12 POSTAGE DUES 1c to 24c (excludes 10c) plus optd. at top 2c, all M, from SG. D37/D50a. Cat. £549 (12) £150.00 £140.00
1675    M
 Used
1904-05 4/Cents surcharges complete set M, few extra vals incl. $5 shade, also FU set to $10 (excl. 12c) plus $5 shade. Clean lot. Cat. £844 (30) £200.00 £220.00
1676
 M
1904-05 4c Surcharge set, fresh M, SG.146/57. (12) Cat. £160 £70.00 £82.00
1677    M
 Used
1909-23 pictorials fine collection with M to 24c (2) incl. shades of some, P.14½ x 15 M 2c, 6c, 1c (2), 3c, 4c, FU to 24c (2). Also some perf. cto values to 24c, range of minor plate flaws on vals to 18c mostly cto & 1911 high vals used cto. Cat. £1350 (188) £220.00 N/S
1678
 Unused
1911 high values 25c & $5 imperf. pairs M without gum, the 25c is marginal, SG. 178b & 181b. Cat. £255 (4) £50.00 £105.00
1679
 M
1911 high values 25c to $10 M, very fresh incl. perf. variations of 50c & $1, SG. 178/183. Cat. £817 (8) £300.00 £410.00
1680
 Used

1911 high values FU to $10, perf. variations of $1 & 50c, shade of 25c plus 25c re-entry, from SG. 178/183. Cat. £810 (10) £200.00 £210.00
1681
 M
1912 $5 dull purple 'British Protectorate' overprint M, fresh colour but gum slightly toned, SG. 184. Cat. £1200 (1) £400.00 £460.00
1682    Used
1912 (July) $5 & $10 British Protectorate cto, 1916 (Feb) set of 3 surcharges FU, the 4c on piece & 10c with age toning, SG. 184/188. Cat. £121 (5) £30.00 £24.00
1683   Used (on letter or envelope)
1914 two covers to GB bearing 4c, one used Jesselton, other Beaufort, 6c on cover with Sandakan c.d.s. 1935 reg. to USA bearing 2c, 3c, 6c, 10c & 20c on 18c Jesselton c.d.s. Also early Arms, eight different types, one used red c.d.s. (12 cards or covers) £120.00 £140.00
1684

1916 (Feb) 10c on 12c 'S' inverted FU, SG. 188a. Cat. £190 (1) £70.00 £58.00
1685    M
1916 (Feb) 2c on 1c & 4c on 6c M, also inverted 'S' varieties M, the 4c with part o.g. & some thinning, SG. 186/86a & 187/87a. Cat. £253 (4) £60.00 £62.00
1686
 M
1916 cross in carmine 2c, 3c, 6c, 8c, 10c, 12c, 24c & 25c M, 2c part gum, 8c minor tone & 25c gum tones. Scarce group, the 2c being the scarce P.14½-15. Cat. £1021 (8) £200.00 £190.00
1687    Used
1916 cross in vermilion 1c (2), 2c (2), 4c on piece, 5c, 6c, 10c (2), 12c & 20c on 18c all U. Mixed condition but a scarce group. Cat. £727 (11) £120.00 £120.00
1688    M
1916 cross in vermilion complete, one of each val to 24c plus perf. variation of 2c, all M generally fresh & fine but a few with inevitable odd tones, SG. 189/200. Cat. £685 (13) £180.00 £135.00
1689    M
 Used
1916 cross in vermilion 3c, 4c, 10c (2), 16c & 24c M, odd tones & one 10c thinned. Also cross in carmine 2c & 10c good U (fault) plus 4c (2) U but opt. doubtful. (10) £100.00 £80.00
1690
 M
1918 (Aug) Red Cross/Two Cents complete set to $10 M with extra 12c, 10c, 5c, 3c & 2c (2), odd minor tone spots hardly detract. Between SG. 214/234, one 2c being the unpriced P.14½-15. Cat. £990 (+ 2c) (23) £250.00 £250.00
1691
 Used

1918 4/Four Cents set to $10 (exc. 25c & 50c) FU, lovely fresh examples ($2 odd blunted perf), SG.249/52. Cat. £1000+ (15) £350.00 £340.00
1692
 M
1918 4/Four Cents surcharges 4c on 12c surcharge double M, with gum thinning at top, SG. 243a. Cat. £1300 (1) £200.00 £230.00
1693
 M

1918 4/Four Cents surcharges complete to $10 M, extra 1c, 3c, 4c, 5c, 6c, 24c, 25c & 50c plus perf. of 50c. Generally fresh & fine, odd heavyish hinges on a few, SG. 235/252. Cat. £800 (27) £280.00 £300.00
1694
 Used
1918 Red Cross/Two Cents surcharges $2 (2), $1, 50c, 25c, 5c, 4c, 3c & 2c all FU. Both $2 show the 'Oars' re-entry (unpriced used). (9) £170.00 £170.00
1695
 M
1918 surcharge + Four Cents on $5 fine M, SG. 251. Cat. £300 £130.00 £135.00
1696
Used (on letter or envelope)
1919 Oswald Marsh reg. cover to GB bearing +/Four Cents surcharges, 11 vals to 24c, VF Jesselton c.d.s. 21 May 19. (1) £90.00 £92.00
1697     1920 two documents of The Land Ordnance bearing Revenue perfs. $2 on one & $1 & 50c (both with faults) on the other, used oval h/stamp. (2) £50.00 £56.00
1698
 M

1922 Malaya Borneo Exhibition 20c on 18c blue opt. horizontal pair, one with stop after Exhibition M, very fresh & fine, SG. 268/268a. Cat. £225 (2) £80.00 £90.00
1699    M
1922 Malaya Borneo Exhibition 8c deep rose-lake with stop after Exhibition, fresh M, SG. 262a. Cat. £100 (1) £35.00 £32.00
1700    M
1922 Malaya Borneo Exhibition 25c P.14½-15 with stop after Exhibition M, gum slightly toned & one short perf. at top, SG. 274Da. Cat. £225 (1) £55.00 £44.00
1701    M
1922 Malaya Borneo Exhibition 24c with stop after Exhibition M, part gum & some toning, SG. 272a. Cat. £200 (1) £50.00 N/S
1702    Used
1922 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition range of FU with 50c (2), 25c, 24c (2), 16c, 12c (2), 8c (2) & one of each to 6c. Cat. £1130 (19) £260.00 £320.00
1703    M
1922 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition to 24c with extra vals of a few, also 25c & 50c both perfs of each, all M & generally fresh but few with odd tones etc. Cat. £468 (25) £100.00 £110.00
1704
 M
1925-28 24c to $5 high vals, fine M, SG.288/93. (6) Cat. £374 £140.00 £150.00
1705   Used (on letter or envelope)
1925-28 defins. used on four covers with various combinations of vals to 6c used Sandakan & Jesselton (3), one cover torn lower left & two others with small imperfections. (4) £70.00 £56.00
1706
 M

1925-28 set complete to $10 M, the $10 with light gum bend, all very fresh, plus extra 50c & 1c (2), SG. 277/294. Cat. £850 (21) £300.00 £360.00
1707

1931 Anniversary set of eight imperf. horizontal plate proofs, all marginal at left with printers punched hole at top, three with printers marks for alterations. Scarce set. (16) £150.00 £170.00
1708
 Used

1931 Anniversary set to $5 good U, $1 & $5 slightly thinned etc. SG. 295/302. Cat. £700 (8) £150.00 N/S
1709
 M
1931 Anniversary set to $5 M, fresh but odd minor tone, SG. 295/302. Cat. £250 (8) £80.00 £86.00
1710

1931 Anniversary set of eight plate proof marginal imperf. pairs of frames only in issued colours, each with part printers punched hole. Odd creases as always but a scarce group. (16) £150.00 £175.00
1711

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of 3c in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £150.00
1712

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of 10c in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £150.00
1713

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of 12c in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £210.00
1714

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of 25c in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £260.00
1715

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of $1 in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £160.00
1716

1931 Anniversary imperf. Die Proof of $5 in issued colours, very scarce. £200.00 £150.00
1717
 Used
1939 defin. set FU incl. shade of the 12c, SG. 303/17. Cat. £310 (16) £80.00 £120.00
1718
 M
1939 defin. set, fresh colours fine M incl. shade of the 12c, SG. 303/317. Cat. £960 (16) £260.00 £320.00
1719    Specimen
1939 defins. 3c, 4c, 10c & 20c in unissued colours with punched hole & Specimen, Waterlow & Sons Ltd opt. fine M. (4) £50.00 £52.00
1720

1939 defins. imperf. plate proofs of frame only for 1c, 3c, 4c, 15c & 50c pair, plus full design 3c & 15c each with single punched hole. Scarce group. (8) £80.00 £86.00
1721    M
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941-61 on leaves with 1943 War Tax M & U, also 2c M block of six, 1945 BMA values to 25c M, 1948 Royal Silver Wedding M & FU + set on cover & 8c (3) on illustrated FDC, UPU M & U + FDC, 1950-52 to $10 mainly UM & FU, three covers - one used Papar c.d.s. 1949 registered stampless cover with Secretariat h/stamp etc. 1954 to $10 M mainly UM, also set FU. 1961 to $10 UM & FU & a few blocks of various low values, plus BMA $5 & $1 M. Stamps Cat. £920 + 7 covers £325.00 N/S
1722    M
JAPANESE OCCUPATION 1944-45 set to 25c plus 1y M, a few with patchy gum as often found, SG.J35/45 & J48 plus 1942 five M forgeries & one other. Cat. £297+ (18) £70.00 N/S
1723    Used
JAPANESE OCCUPATION 1944 (30th Sept) set to 15c plus 50c all FU. Cat. £234 (10) £65.00 £66.00
1724
 M
JAPANESE OCCUPATION 1944 (30th Sept) complete set to $1 M, mainly fine & fresh, SG. J20/J32 plus 1943 4c & 8c SG. J18/J19. Cat. £290 (15) £100.00 £86.00
1725    M
JAPANESE OCCUPATION 1944-45 2s block of 72 & 8s block of 63 both fresh M (mainly UM), SG. J36 & J41. Scarce multiples. Cat. £949 (135) £180.00 N/S
1726   Used (on letter or envelope)
1945 BMA four covers with vals to 50c used Kuala Belait (3) or Victoria 'Lino-Type' cancellations. Also two air mail letter cards (fronts), one with 10c & 20c, other 20c BMA, 4c cypher plus Sarawak BMA 6c, both cancelled at Victoria. (6) £75.00 £82.00
1727    M
1945 BMA set fine M ($2 a little toned), SG. 320/334. Cat. £180 (15) £60.00 N/S
1728    Used
1945 BMA set to $5 FU incl. shade of the 12c (6c tone spot), SG. 320/334. Cat. £112 (16) £35.00 £52.00
1729
 Specimen
1947 Crown Colony Royal Cypher set to $5 perforated Specimen fresh fine o.g. Odd minor tones on $2 & values to 50c, SG. 335s/49s. Cat. £300 (15) £100.00 £110.00
1730   Used (on letter or envelope)
1947 Royal Cypher covers (5 + 2 fronts) with 4c & 8c on FDC, 4c (4), 8c (4) on FDC, 1c to 4c U Victoria, 8c single only on front used Victoria, set to 25c used at Jesselton, other two airmail incl. $1 value on one. Attractive group. (7) £85.00 £66.00
1731    M
 Used
1947 Royal Cypher sets fine o.g. & FU, plus varieties lower bar broken at left 1c & 50c singles, 1c in block of nine with normals, also 'broken at right' 50c plus several with bar varieties $5 (3), 50c, 25c (2), 20c (2), 12c, 8c, 10c & 3c all fine o.g. Used varieties bar 'broken at right' 50c (2), 20c (2) & 8c (2). Cat. £542++ (68) £180.00 N/S
1732    M
 Used
The balance of the collection in stock book M, FU & cto. Some better items with 1892 1c on 4c block of four unused, 1894 $1 imperf. block of four unused, useful surcharges, pmks. & many pictorials. Well worth careful sorting & also three reprinted (?) sheets. £100.00 £210.00
 
   
       
   
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