Corbitts - dealers and auctioneers of postage stamps of the world, coins, medals and banknotes, autographs, postcards and cigarette cards.

  home » stamp auctions » sale 138 British Bechuanaland - realised prices
Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
Don't forget to also take a look at our brand new online shop.
Now open with over 1000 items available for immediate purchase.

Please note that items from this auction are not included in our online shop stock.
Select a category...
...or search our auction catalogue
This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - British Bechuanaland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
602    M
QV-QEII M (110) & U (67)) incl. 1935 Jubilee set M, 1938 KGVI to 10s M, 1949 UPU set M, 1955 defin set M plus FU vals to 10s etc. ST.Cat. £540 £55 to 70 £72.00
1888 £1 lilac & black optd SPECIMEN, slight stain upper left side hardly detracts, SG.20s. (1) £50 to 70 N/S
1888 Opt type 12 on ½d vermillion variety 'Protectorate' double fine M, SG.40a. (1) Cat. £350 £100 to 120 £100.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1892 E to Port Elizabeth franked with 1888 2d & GB 2d opt. (Pre-use corner fault) cancelled by '674' of Molepolole with c.d.s. nearby; also 1894 Vryburg - Mafeking E (closed tears at side) with GB 1d lilac opts. (2) & Mafeking local cover with optd. GB 4d. Attractive group. (3) £100 to 120 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
KGV optd. GB stamps on cover incl. (1919) scarce registered cover ex Francistown to France with 2½d & 4d stamps, enclosing note from the postmaster regarding the shortage of stamps. Also 2d orange block (4) on registered item to UK ex Lobatsi & single on 1925 E with Royal Tour cancels (fault). (3) £100 to 120 £120.00
Corbitts Ltd
5 Mosley Street, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne & Wear, NE1 1YE, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 191 232 7268. Fax: +44 (0) 191 261 4130
Site design: Ai5 Ltd
All content copyright © 1998-2019 Corbitts Ltd
Corbitts is a member of: the Philatelic Traders Society, the American Stamp Dealers Association, and the American Philiatelic Society