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

  home » stamp auctions » sale 152 Niger Coast Protectorate - realised prices
Stamp auction - 4 February 2016 (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 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - Niger Coast Protectorate
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL STATIONERY range comprising cards with Oil Rivers 1892-93 ½d (2) unused & 1d unused & used (3). Registered envelope 1892 2d size G h/stamped 'SPECIMEN,' also Niger Coast Protectorate cards with 1895 1d used (2) & registered envelope 1897 2d size G ovptd 'SPECIMEN' (light overall toning). A good lot. (10) £140 to 180 N/S
1893 'Half Penny' (Type 7) in vermillion on 2½d purple on blue, a pair sharing Forcados River c.d.s. (3.1.94), fine, SG.21, Cat. £360 £80 to 100 £82.00
1893 'HALF/PENNY' (Type 6) in violet on 2d grey-green & carmine, two shortish perfs at top o/w fine unused with large part o.g, SG.18, Cat. £1100 £250 to 300 £250.00
1893 Surcharge Type 4 in green ½d on 2½d with 'no stop' variety, VFU, SG.11. (1) Cat. £250 £45 to 60 £78.00
Used on piece or front
1894 ½d on 2½d blue showing variety 'OIE' for 'ONE' used with 1894 (Jan) 2d & (May) 2d & 2½d on piece, all tied by Old Calabar River squared circle d/stamp (19.11.94), fine, SG.65b, Cat. £1200 £250 to 300 N/S
Used on piece or front
1894 'I' on half of 2d vertically bisected, superb used on a small piece, SG.59. Philatelic Fed of S.A Cert. accompanies. (1) Cat. £375 £100 to 130 £125.00
1897-98 6d (a few perfs thinned at top), 2/6d, 10s deep violet & 10s bright violet, each ovptd 'SPECIMEN,' fine M, SG.71, 73s, 74s, Cat. £365 £80 to 100 N/S
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