STOCKHOLMIA 2019 & ERIVAN Worldwide Rarities

1. Juni 2019 in Stockholm
Los-Nr.13
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

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Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf4.000 €
Zuschlag4.200 €

1878/79, First issue 6 pence blue-green, the complete sheet of 60 stamps with several plate flaws (diagram included), unused with original gum, 28 stamps unmounted mint. The perforation split in some places and reinforced or strengthened by hinges, still fine and attractive. An outstanding multiple of the first issue. (SG 3)
Provenance: John E. du Pont (2013)

Los-Nr.14
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

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Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf12.000 €
Zuschlag14.000 €

1891, The "De Worms" block of the bisect provisional ½ d. on half of 1 penny red-brown with upright watermark, consisting of 3 unsevered pairs and 14 bisects (reinforced by hinges), the surcharges misplaced on the 2 top right stamps. Unused with original gum/part original gum and in fine condition. One of the greatest raritites of Falkland Islands. (SG 14, 14a)
Provenance: Anthony de Worms, Dr. Dudley Stone (private treaty 1941), Harmers auction (March 1949), John E. du Pont (2013), illustrated in Malcolm Barton 'The Falkland Islands', page 161

Los-Nr.15
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

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Katalog-Nr.61b

Ausruf2.000 €
Zuschlag2.000 €

1912/20, George V. 1 penny vermilion, perforated 14 (1918 printing), 7 copies including a block of 4, tied by cds. "FALKLAND ISLANDS 9 AU 19" to piece of linen paper, the lower right stamp with few clipped perf tips, otherwise in fine and fresh condition. Very rare since the majority of this printing was used for "WAR STAMP" overprints, just one further block of 4 of this stamp is recorded. Certificate BPA (1985, showing former SG no. 66a) (SG for single stamps £ 6.300,-)
Provenance: John E. du Pont (2013)

Los-Nr.16

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Katalog-Nr.8

Ausruf3.000 €
Zuschlag6.500 €

1848, 'POST PAID' 2 pence blue (pos. 5) in beautiful early impression and wonderful fresh and brilliant colour, good to mostly large margins and lightly cancelled by circle of bars, leaving most of the design free. A truly beautiful and outstanding copy of this rare stamp in superb condition. Certificate BPA (2019)

Los-Nr.17
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

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Katalog-Nr.21+ Natal 13, 53

Ausruf2.000 €
Zuschlag2.400 €

1888 (July 17), Cover from Vryheid, franked with 1896/87, 2 d. violet on granite paper without arms, tied by clear oval violet date stamp and additionally by violet sender's cachet of J. Doiven, the Postmaster General, addressed to his father in Holland. The cover was mailed via Natal with additional franking of 1863, 6 pence violet and 1886, TWO PENCE on 3 pence green, tied by Natal cds.; adjacent "T" and "5 d". In Holland charged for the remaining postage. On reverse transit marks of Helpmekaar, Natal GPO and London as well as arrival mark (AUG 22), some faults as to be expected. A fine and rare cover, mailed just 3 days before the end of the New Republic. Certificate BPA (2000) (SG 27 + Natal 24, 105)
Provenance: Illustrated on title page of Dr. G. H. Jonkers 'De Nieuwe Republiek 1884-1888'

Los-Nr.18

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Katalog-Nr.1

Ausruf10.000 €
Zuschlag10.000 €
1847, Lady McLeod (5 cents) blue, fresh colour and good to large margins, just touched in the outer design at upper left, used with pen cross on entire letter from Port of Spain (March 5, 1848) to San Fernando. A fine and rare cover from the well-known Taylor correspondence Provenance: C33 of the census of all existing 35 Lady McLeod letters
Los-Nr.19

Erhaltung

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Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf10.000 €
Zuschlagunverkauft
1889 (MAY 4), Personal large size folded letter (ca. 45:60 cm) from the sultan of Zanzibar, Khalifa-bin-Said, with his seal, addressed to the 23. President of the United States, Benjamin Harrison, as a letter of recommendation for a United States ship captain, who had recently visited Zanzibar. Accompanied by the original envelope with the sultan's gold coloured seal on reverse. The envelope slight age wear and small part at upper left corner missing due to rough opening; the letter with some breaks in the folds (partly strengthened). A very rare and attractive ensemble of great historical interest
Los-Nr.20
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

Erhaltung

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Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf1.000 €
Zuschlag1.700 €

1862, Liberty 1 peso rose, a fine used example with large even margins all round, tied to 1863 cover to France by oval lozenge of dots in black with circular ‘Buenos Aires / Correos’ (Feb 27) in black above. Carried on RMSP ‘Mersey’ to Rio de Janeiro, where trans-shipped to the RMSP ‘Parana’ to Southampton. Struck in London with ‘GB / 1F 60c.’ Anglo-French accountancy marking in black with London transit (April 6) and arrivals on reverse, where charged ‘8’ décimes due. A scarce and most attractive overseas usage of the issue. Signed Cividini. Certificate E. Diena (1987).
 

Los-Nr.21

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Katalog-Nr.V21-23

Ausruf3.000 €
Zuschlag9.000 €

1864, entire folded registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt addressed to Eversbach, franked on front with single stamps Coat of arms 10 soldi blue and 15 soldi brown and on reverse with vertical pair 5 soldi rose, all tied by superb strikes of cds. "FOKSCHAN 4 11" in blue with blue straigtline "RECOM..." alongside. The vertical pair with crease, some minor staining, otherwise a very attractive entire. Letters from Fokshan are extremely rare, according to Prof. Ferchenbauer just 2 further covers with stamps are recorded. This letter with a three-colour franking and  unique usage as registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt represents one of the great rarities of the Austrian Levant as well as of Romania.Certificate Prof. Ferchenbauer VÖB (2019)

Los-Nr.22

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Katalog-Nr.5A var.

Ausruf75.000 €
Zuschlagunverkauft

1849 (OCTOBER 17), 40 c. carmine-vermilion, the famous unused corner block of four from the lower left of the sheet, positions 81-82 / 91-92, on the sheet of 200 stamps, on thin paper with watermark 'LL' in frame and sheet marginal watermark (PO)STES at left, large even margins all around and stamps of fabulous rich colour, trivial corner bend in margin only and slight closed nick in margin at base mentioned for full accuracy, minor wrinkling on large part original gum with lower pair unmounted o.g. A wonderful multiple of outstanding freshness and the sole recorded mint multiple in this resonant shade. Unique. Signed Grubben, Balasse and Williame. Certificate Pierre Kaiser AIEP (2013) (COB 5)
Provenance: Collection General Robert Gill (RL / Kaufmann, Basel, 21 October 1965, lot 1483), Collection Lars Amundsen (Stanley Gibbons, London, February 1969, lot 154), Collection Georges Marquet (Balasse sale 1324, 1987), Exhibited in Monte Carlo, December 2015 and in the Court of Honour in New York, 2016

Los-Nr.23

Erhaltung

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Katalog-Nr.5By

Ausruf30.000 €
Zuschlagunverkauft

1851, 40 c. carmine-rose, an unused vertical pair with full sheet margin above, on thick paper watermarked LL without frame, large even margins all around and of exquisite colour and appearance, one or two tiny hinge remnants on large part original gum. A magnificent and very rare multiple in the foremost quality.  Certificate Pierre Kaiser AIEP (2013). (COB 8)
Provenance: Collection Georges Marquet (Balasse, sale 1324, 1987)
                     Balasse, Brussels, 13 March 1993, lot 34.
 

Los-Nr.24
Es fallen zusätzlich 7% Importspesen (nicht abzugsfähige Steuern) an, wenn die Käufer in der EU ansässig sind! Käufern außerhalb der EU werden diese Importspesen nicht berechnet, sofern der Export der Ware nachgewiesen werden kann.

Erhaltung

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Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf1.700 €
Zuschlagunverkauft

1842, Cover, one side flap missing, from Passo to Cachoeira endorsed ‘Vapor Paquete do Norte pelo Rio de Janeiro’ at lower left, struck with oval framed PASSO handstamp in red (the only recorded example of this handstamp). Framed MACEIO transit in red with ‘30’ reis charge, ‘Correio Da Bahia’ cds in black (Sept 17) with 70 reis charge, circular RIO GRANDE datestamp (Oct 13) in black with 110 reis charge and eventual arrival in Cachoeira where charged a total of 150 reis due upon receipt. A rare and most unusual cover.