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2/-, die IIIA black and yellow-brown. Very fine mint, remarkably clean gum for these. RARE. SG 255j
2/-, black and chocolate. Very fine fresh mint. Very scarce. SG 273 shade
 
Note: this is the first time we have been able to offer a mint example of this distinct shade
£3,750
£750
Last updated: 27th September, 2019
MA1323 d to 1. A complete set of 19 values, mixed dies and perfs, a selected set very fine and fresh mint. SG between 118b-243 £925
OVERPRINTED SPECIMEN IN BLACK
MA1324 Complete set of 19 values, including the 1917 1d, overprinted SPECIMEN (Samuel types W2 and W3). The original set of 18 remarkably fine, fresh and lightly hinged, 1d with trace of gum only. Much above average. Scarce as such. SG between 186s and 249s £2,100
MA569 3d, overprinted 'SPECIMEN' (Samuel type W2), in addition showing light part receiving cancel from a receiving authority, this probably Gabon as noted in pencil on reverse. Fine without gum. SG 215s £50
MA1563 10/-, overprinted 'SPECIMEN' (Samuel type W2), in addition showing the COMET flaw above King's Cap. Hinge remnant, fresh mint. A most unusual combination. SG 241s var. £145
FISCALLY CANCELLED
½d, 1d, 1½d and 2½d SINGLE PLATE VALUES
MA1325 d perf. 14, range of five shades representing examples from those as listed. Very fine mint. A surprisingly difficult assembly. SG 186-189
 
Note: there are a large number of printings from this duty, and it is often difficult to allocate individual stamps to those as listed by SG. This selection is our attempt at doing so
£90
MA574 d, perf. 14, range of five shades representing examples from those as listed, in addition a further range of five shades. Fine to very fine mint. A surprisingly difficult assembly and indicative of the numerous printings of this duty. SG 186-189 and shades £150
MA1327 d, perf. 14, blue-green group. Showing curious weal printing above King's head. Very fine mint. SG 186 var. £20
MA212 d, perf. 14, blue-green group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 186 £80
MA653 d, perf. 14, deep green. Block of four, very fine mint. SG 187 £50
MA210 d, perf. 14, deep green group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 187 £55
MA982 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Lower marginal pair showing imprint in margin. Very fine fresh mint. SG 188b £45
RA9705 d, perf. 14, dull green. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 188b £75
MA651 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 188b £75
MA983 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Block of four, superb fresh mint or unmounted. SG 188b £75
MA986 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted. SG 188b £85
MA987 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Left marginal block of four, very fine unmounted. SG 188b £85
MA1328 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Lower right corner block of four, running sheet number '287' in margin which unusually encroaches onto the stamp. Light gum faults, very fine mint. SG 188b £90
MA696 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Lower marginal block of 12 showing full imprint in margin. Very fine unmounted. SG 188b £250
MA697 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Lower marginal block of 12 off interpanneau margin showing full imprint in margin. Very fine unmounted. SG 188b £250
MA942 d, perf. 14, dull green group, in a most unusual shade with the green showing through to reverse. Horizontal pair, fine mint. Most unusual and not previously seen. SG 188b shade £45
MA943 d, perf. 14, (worn) dull green group, an exceptionally worn impression an very poor printing by Waterlows. Block of four, few light faults fine mint. Most unusual and not previously seen. SG 188b shade £90
MA941 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Imperforate to left margin, very fine mint. SG 188b var. £45
MA525 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin, lightly browned gum fine mint. SG 188b var. £45
MA990 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin, very fine mint. SG 188b var. £65
MA526 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin, very fine mint. SG 188b var. £65
MA989 d, perf. 14, dull green group. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin, very fine mint. SG 188b var. £65
RA7016 d, perf. 14 dull green group. Strip of ten stamps off horizontal interpanneau margin with full imprint, all stamps imperforate at base. Some gum browning and one stamp creased vertically, unmounted. Attractive and scarce large multiple showing this variety. SG 188b var. £300
MA524 d, perf. 14, in a most unusual intense deep shade, markedly coarse impression. Very fine mint. £20
A20 d, perf. 14, in a most unusual intense deep shade, markedly coarse impression, brown crackly gum. Very fine mint. £30
MA9 1d, perf. 14, rose-carmine. Block of four very fine mint. SG 190 £35
MA1001 1d, perf. 14, carmine-red group. Imperforate to upper margin. Very fine mint. Very scarce as such. SG 191 var. £150
RA7017 1d, perf. 14, carmine-red group. Imperforate to upper interpanneau margin. Superb used. Uncommon. SG 191 var. £60
MA1428 1d, perf. 14, red group. Lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 193 £60
MA994 1d perf. 14, brown-red. Lower marginal pair showing imprint in margin. Very fine mint. SG 192 £20
MA1351 1d perf. 14, brown-red. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 192 £25
MA1352 1d perf. 14, intense brown-red shade. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 192 shade £30
MA540 1d, perf. 14, red group. Imperforate to left interpanneau margin. Centred up otherwise very fine mint. SG 193 var. £65
MA1429 1d perf. 14, red group. Upper marginal vertical pair, the upper stamp imperforate to margin. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. Scarce in this format. SG 193 and var. £150
MA1550 1d perf. 14, scarlet group. Superb unmounted. SG 194 £40
RA9646 1d, perf. 14, scarlet group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 194 SOLD
MA1553 1d, perf. 14, scarlet group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 194 SOLD
MA997 1d, perf. 14, scarlet group. Block of four, superb unmounted. SG 194 SOLD
MA1695 1d, perf. 14. Group of 41 from across the numerous printings, illustrating the marked shade differences encounter on this duty. All with circular datestamps. SG 190-196 and shades £80
MA948 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre. Block of four, small inclusion on upper right stamp now fallen out, thick crackly gum. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 197 £30
MA1008 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre. Block of four. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 197 £30
MA1005 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre. Block of four. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 197 SOLD
MA950 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre group. Imperforate to right interpanneau margin. Minor bends, very fine unmounted. SG 197 var. £75
MA951 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre group. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin. Very fine mint. SG 197 var. £75
MA548 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre group. Showing unusual inking flaw upper right corner. Very fine used. SG 197 var. £15
MA1629 1d, perf. 14, brown-ochre group. Showing light pre-printing paper crease at base, clearly visible from reverse. Very fine used and most unusual. SG 197 var. £25
MA949 1d, perf. 14, bistre-brown. Imperforate to upper margin. Very fine mint. SG 198 var. £45
MA1011 1d, perf. 14 bistre-brown. Imperforate to lower interpanneau margin. Fine mint. SG 198 var. £40
MA1015 1d, perf. 14 bistre-brown. Lower marginal pair showing imprint in margin. Fine used. SG 198 £8
RA9022 1d, perf. 14, bistre-brown. Major variety IMPERFORATE BETWEEN, HORIZONTAL PAIR. Pulled perf. at top otherwise very fine fresh mint. SG 198a £550
RA8853 1d, perf. 14, bistre-brown. Major variety IMPERFORATE BETWEEN, HORIZONTAL PAIR. Very fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (2000). SG 198a £625
MA1007 1d, perf. 14, drab-brown. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 199 £45
MA1342 1d, perf. 14. Two examples showing either exceptionally narrow or wide perforations. Fine used. A most unusual pair. £35
MA1343 1d, perf. 14. Two examples showing defective perforation pin holes at left. Fine used. An unusual pair. £20
MA553 2d, perf. 14, deep blue and bright blue shades. Very fine mint. SG 200-201 £14
MA599 2d, perf. 14, deep blue and bright blue shades plus three additional unlisted. Fine to very fine mint. A lovely group. SG 200-201 and shades £40
MA952 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Very fine mint. SG 200 £8
MA1024 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 200 £20
MA1018 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Upper marginal vertical pair. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 200 £30
MA1031 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Block of four, superb unmounted. SG 200 £75
MA1027 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Block of four, superb unmounted. SG 200 £75
MA557 2d, perf. 14, deep blue. Upper marginal vertical block of eight, hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 200 £175
MA1347 2d, perf. 14, deep blue and bright blue. Both contrasting shades each very fine used cancelled crisp 'LUSAKAS' datestamps. Lovely. SG 200 £90
MA1017 2d, perf. 14, bright blue. Lower marginal pair showing imprint in margin. Very fine mint. SG 201 £35
MA1029 2d, perf. 14, bright blue. Upper left corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 201 £75
MA1030 2d, perf. 14, bright blue. Upper right corner block of four. Very fine mint. SG 201 £60
MA1028 2d, perf. 14, bright blue. Lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 201 £90
MA558 2d, perf. 14, bright blue. Very fine used. SG 201 £30
MA560 2d, perf. 14, bright blue group. Block of four fine used. SG 201 £120
MA602 2d, perf. 14, chalky blue shade. Very fine mint. SG 201 shade £12
MA1350 2d, perf. 14, chalky blue shade. Very fine used cancelled part datestamp in BLUE. Delightful. SG 201 shade £50
MA563 d, perf. 15, blue-green group. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 202 £80
MA564 d, perf. 15, blue-green group. Upper left corner block of four, some light tones and reverse not fine, mint. SG 202 £20
MA933 d, perf. 15, green group. Very fine mint. SG 203 £12
MA944 d, perf. 15, green group. Imperforate to upper interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted slightly soiled at top. Scarce in this perforation. SG 203 shade var. £80
MA595 1d, perf. 15, (true) rose-red. Fine used. SG 204 £15
MA1336 1d, perf. 15, (true) rose-red. Very fine used. SG 204 SOLD
MA995 1d perf. 15, brown-red. Block of four, very fine unmounted. SG 205 £30
RA9710 1d, perf. 15, brown-red. Complete pane C of 60, marginal at left. Position 7 showing the vertical mark in left 'd' of '1d'. Very fine or superb unmounted. Attractive and uncommon. SG 205 £350
MA566 1d, perf. 15, deep bistre-brown shade. Block of four, upper left stamp with closed tear, otherwise fine mint or unmounted. SG 206 shade £180
MA1006 1d, perf. 15, bistre-brown. Block of four, very fine mint. SG 206 £225
MA830 1d, perf. 15, bistre-brown. Lower marginal block of four, hinged on one stamp otherwise very fine unmounted. SG 206 £250
MA832 1d, perf. 15, bistre-brown. Vertical block of 12 (3 x 4), unobtrusive diagonal creasing affects all but three stamps, fresh unmounted. A most attractive large multiple. SG 206 £300
MA568 1d, perf. 15, bistre-brown. Imperforate to upper interpanneau margin. Very fine mint. Uncommon. SG 206 var. SOLD
MA567 1d, perf. 15, brown-ochre. Fine used. Scarce. SG 206b £25
MA601 2d, perf. 15, deep blue. Very fine mint. SG 207 £18
MA597 2d, perf. 15, deep blue. Very fine used. SG 207 £48
MA1752 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Lower marginal, hinged on margin stamp superb unmounted. SG 208 SOLD
MA1034 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 208 £85
MA803 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Block of four, lightly hinged on upper pair lower unmounted. Very fine and fresh. SG 208 £85
MA833 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 208 £90
MA953 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Right marginal block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 208 £90
MA619 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Lower left corner block of four, perf. fault at top otherwise very fine mint or unmounted. SG 208 £90
MA835 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Block of 24 being the left four columns of the sheet. Some gum disturbance affecting left 12 stamps otherwise very fine and fresh unmounted. Endorsed 'Fort Jameson 29/7/20' in pencil on lower margin. Lovely. SG 208 £400
MA836 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Lower right corner block of 24, imprint and running sheet number '73' in margin. Right margin with some faults, stamps very fine and fresh unmounted. Endorsed 'Feira 12/8/20' in pencil on lower margin. Lovely. SG 208 £500
MA571 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Very fine used. SG 208 £45
MA573 2d, perf. 15, bright blue. Block of four superb used central datestamp, unwashed with intact colour. Lovely. SG 208 £225
MA805 d, compound perf. 14 x 15, green. Light thinning at upper right and lightly browned on reverse, fine appearance. A GREAT ADMIRAL RARITY with very few recorded. SG 208a £1,350
MA515 d, compound perf. 14 x 15, green. Block of four, upper right stamp with natural inclusion and area of browning on reverse. Fine from front, unmounted. A GREAT ADMIRAL RARITY AND CONSIDERED UNIQUE. B.P.A. certificate (2001) 'toned, is genuine'. SG 208a
 
Note: very few unused examples of this compound perforation are known, and it may well be that this block accounts for around half of that number. This is the ultimate way to collect a compound perforation, with both perforation types intersecting within the block. Of the other two known unused examples (both ex. Gibbs), neither can be described as without fault
£13,000
MA641 d, compound perf. 14 x 15, green. Horizontal pair, very fine used cancelled 'SALISBURY'. A very scarce multiple. SG 208a £400
DIE I PERF. 14, SG 209-14
RA8731 2d to 2/-, less the 8d. Selected set of six values very fine and fresh mint. SG 209-214 less 213a £400
MA186 2d, black and grey. Very fine mint. SG 209 £14
MA193 2d, black and grey. Very fine used. SG 209 £7
MA240 2d, black and grey. Horizontal pair, very fine used. SG 209 £15
RA3707 2d, black and pale grey shade. Fine mint and distinct. SG 209 shade £20
MA606 2d, black and pale grey shade. Fine used and distinct. SG 209 shade £12
MA1353 3d, black and yellow. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 1, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, fine for these. SG 210 £85
MA194 3d, black and yellow. Very fine used. SG 210 £18
MA242 3d, black and pale yellow shade. Fine used. Distinct. SG 210 shade £20
MA243 4d, black and orange. Two examples showing contrasting upwards or downwards shift of the headplates. Very fine mint. SG 211 vars. £25
MA1054 4d, black and orange. Lower marginal pair, superb fresh mint. SG 211 £35
MA195 4d, black and orange. Very fine used. SG 211 £32
MA196 5d, black and green. Very fine used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 212 £18
MA197 6d, black and mauve. Very fine used. SG 213 £23
MA325 6d, black and mauve. Very fine used. SG 213 £28
MA1354 2/-, black and brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 1, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Security punctures, fine for these. SG 214 £85
MA198 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 214 £85
MA1754 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used cancelled central 'MAKAHA' datestamp. SG 214 £100
DIE I PERF. 15, SG 215-218
MA207 3d to 2/-, less the 8d. Set of four values fine to very fine mint. SG 215-218 less 217a £150
MA1063 3d, black and yellow. Right marginal, superb unmounted. SG 215 £15
MA1066 3d, black and yellow. Lower left corner pair, superb unmounted. SG 215 £35
MA1067 3d, black and yellow. Lower marginal pair showing imprint in margin. Very fine fresh mint. SG 215 £45
MA1755 3d, black and yellow. Position 34 showing 'waxed moustache' flaw. Very fine mint. Scarce. SG 215a £145
MA244 3d, black and pale yellow shade. Very fine fresh mint. Distinct. SG 215 shade £15
MA1068 3d, black and yellow. Very fine used. SG 215 £25
MA1069 4d, black and orange-red. Fine mint. SG 216 £85
MA839 4d, black and orange-red. Very fine used. SG 216 £20
MA1358 4d, black and orange-red. Vertical pair very fine used. SG 216 £50
MA1071 4d, black and orange-red. Pen cancelled in ink by date. Most unusual. SG 216 fiscal use £25
MA202 6d, black and mauve. Very fine mint. SG 217 £8
MA1359 6d, black and mauve. Very fine used. SG 217 £12
MA248 6d, black and (flat) reddish mauve shade. Very fine mint. Distinct. SG 217 shade £20
MA1355 2/-, black and brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 1, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, very fine for these. SG 214 £100
MA209 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 218 £45
DIE II PERF. 14, SG 219-243
MA1362 2d, black and grey group. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 1, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Security punctures, fine for these. SG 219 £85
MA1370 2d, black and grey group. Very fine used. SG 219 £8
MA1371 2d, black and (pale) grey shade. Two copies one with very worn head, both distinctly paler shades. Light faults, fine used. Unusual. SG 219 shade £20
MA1363 2d, black and brownish grey group. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing II, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, very fine for these. SG 220 £85
MA1551 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine mint. Uncommon. SG 220 £75
MA1380 2d, black and brownish grey group. Very fine used. SG 220 £12
MA1084 2d, black and brownish grey group. Horizontal pair, very fine used. SG 220 £25
MA1364 3d, black and deep yellow group. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing II, positions 29-30 / 39-49. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 221 £85
MA1087 3d, black and orange-yellow shade. Thick crackly brownish gum, very fine fresh mint. SG 221 shade £45
MA1091 3d, black and orange-yellow shade. Thick crackly brownish gum, upper marginal block of four showing part imprint in margin. Some light tones, fine unmounted. Lovely. SG 221 shade £180
MA309 3d, black and orange-yellow. Thick crackly brownish gum, fine used unwashed with full gum. SG 221 £15
MA1365 3d, black and yellow group. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing III, positions 29-30 / 39-49. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 221 £85
MA1085 3d, black and yellow group. Worn heads, very fine mint. Distinct and scarce. SG 222 £75
MA299 3d, black and yellow. Very fine used. SG 222 £12
MA1093 3d, black and yellow. Horizontal pair, fine used and lightly cancelled. SG 222 £20
MA818 3d, black and yellow. Block of four, light faults fine used and lightly cancelled. Unwashed with gum. SG 222 £55
MA301 3d, black and (pale) yellow. Fine used, unwashed with intact colour, a most unusual shade SG 222 shade £20
MA954 3d, black and (pale) yellow. Superb used cancelled with crisp 'BULAWAYO. A.' datestamp. A most unusual shade SG 222 shade £25
MA303 3d, black and (pale) yellow. Horizontal pair, fine used, a most unusual shade SG 222 shade £40
MA1377 3d, black and (very pale) yellow. Apparently unwashed with full gum, which is not the browned crackly type usually associated with this printing. Fine used. A striking and most unusual shade SG 222 shade £40
MA300 3d, black and buff. Superb used unwashed with gum. SG 223 £12
MA842 3d, black and buff. Horizontal pair very fine used cancelled 'BALLA BALLA'. SG 223 £20
MA1367 4d, black and orange-red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 224 £85
MA304 4d, black and orange-red. Very fine used. SG 224 £15
MA1710 4d, grey-black and pale orange-red shade, in combination with 2d bright blue upper left corner block of four on piece. Cancelled 'BULAWAYO 17 OCT 1917' and cut from a large blue cover sent registered. Most attractive. SG 224 shade, 201 £160
MA1366 4d, black and deep orange-red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 225 £85
MA844 4d, black and deep orange-red. Very fine mint. SG 225 £20
MA1095 4d, black and deep orange-red. Showing part printer's mark upper left. Very fine mint. SG 225 £25
MA258 4d, black and deep orange-red. Block of four, hinged on upper pair lower unmounted. SG 225 £220
MA1097 4d, black and deep orange-red. Block of four, superb fresh mint. SG 225 £220
MA305 4d, black and deep orange-red. Fine used. SG 225 £13
MA1374 4d, black and deep orange-red. Superb used. SG 225 £15
MA259 5d, black and grey-green. Very fine mint. SG 226 £20
MA29 5d, black and grey-green. Showing printer's mark upper right, very fine mint. SG 226 £23
MA1103 5d, black and grey-green. Lower marginal pair, few stains on right stamp otherwise fine mint. SG 226 £35
MA1369 5d, black and bright green. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 227 £85
MA261 5d, black and bright green. Very fine mint. SG 227 £20
MA1376 5d, black and bright green. Superb used, intact colour. Uncommon. SG 227 £50
MA1368 5d, black and yellowish green shade. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 25-26 / 35-36. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 227 shade £85
MA263 5d, black and yellowish green shade. Very fine mint. SG 227 shade £25
MA306 5d, black and yellowish green shade. Very fine used. SG 227 shade £45
MA308 6d, black and mauve. Fine used. SG 228 £8
MA1383 6d, black and pink shade, in combination with 1/- black and turquoise-blue and 2d die IIIA black and grey. On piece cancelled 'BULAWAYO. Most attractive. SG 228 shade, 233, unlisted £75
MA1384 6d, black and pink shade, horizontal pair in combination with 1d and 1d pair and strip of four. On piece cancelled 'GATOOMA' Lovely. SG 228 shade £80
MA1382 6d, black and pink shade, in combination with 1/- black and turquoise-blue and 4d die IIIA black and pale orange. On piece lightly cancelled 'LIVINGSTONE'. Highly visual. SG 228 shade, 233, unlisted £180
MA1109 6d, black and purple group. Left marginal block of four, unobtrusive vertical crease through right pair otherwise very fine unmounted. Very scarce. SG 229 £450
MA622 6d, black and purple. Very fine used. SG 229 £7
MA1387 8d, (reddish) mauve and green. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, usual condition for these, the portrait most likely affected by moisture. SG 227 shade £85
MA119 8d, violet and green. Showing printer's hand painting left of King's cap, very fine mint. SG 230 £25
MA266 8d, purple and deep green shade. Very fine mint. SG 230 shade £22
MA1113 8d, purple and deep green shade. Very fine unmounted. SG 230 shade £35
MA1114 8d, purple and deep green shade. Very fine used on piece, intact colour. Scarce as such. SG 230 shade £75
MA1115 8d, purple and deep green shade. Upper marginal with the margin showing full imprint. Hinged on margin stamp superb unmounted. Lovely. SG 230 shade £40
MA956 8d, purple and deep green shade. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 230 shade £45
MA1111 8d, (pale) violet and grey-green shade. Very fine mint. SG 230 shade £25
MA267 10d, blue and carmine-red. Very fine mint. SG 231 £24
MA336 10d, blue and carmine-red. Horizontal pair, short. perf. lower right otherwise very fine mint. SG 231 £45
MA1120 10d, blue and carmine-red. Showing very weal entry upper right corner. Very fine mint. Unusual. SG 231 var. £45
MA1389 10d, blue and carmine-red. Very fine used on piece, intact colour. SG 231 £50
MA272 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Very fine mint. SG 233 £15
MA1753 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Lower left corner block of four, very fine mint or unmounted, stain lower right corner. SG 233 £95
MA38 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Showing vertical printer's mark at left. Very fine mint. SG 233 £100
MA1124 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Showing strong rightwards shift of Kings portrait. Hinge remnants, fine mint. Striking and scarce. SG 233 var. £85
MA310 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Very fine used. SG 233 £25
MA642 1/-, black and turquoise-blue. Superb used. Delightful. SG 233 £30
MA1393 2/-, black and brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing II, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 234 £85
MA1131 2/-, black and brown. Hinge remnant, fine fresh mint. SG 234 £65
MA39 2/-, black and brown. Superb fresh mint. SG 234 £90
MA1132 2/-, black and brown. Showing printer's mark lower right. Superb fresh mint. SG 234 £100
MA1433 2/-, black and brown. Very fine unmounted. SG 234 £150
MA311 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 234 £20
MA1634 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Crackly gum, very fine fresh mint. SG 235 £275
MA1134 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Hinge remnant, very fine fresh mint. SG 235 SOLD
MA1135 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Crackly gum, very fine fresh mint. SG 235 £285
MA1137 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Very fine fresh mint. SG 235 £285
MA40 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Hinge remnant, very fine fresh mint. SG 235 £325
MA1396 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Very fine used and lightly cancelled, lovely bright colour. SG 235 £45
MA1395 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Showing printer's mark lower right, very fine used cancelled 'INSIZA STATION'. SG 235 £50
MA1394 2/-, black and yellow-brown. Light shades, very fine used. SG 235 £40
MA1399 2/6, indigo and grey-brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Security punctures, usual condition for these. SG 236 £85
MA116 2/6, indigo and grey-brown. Very fine mint. SG 236 £60
MA1401 2/6, deep blue and grey-brown shade. Fine used unwashed with largely intact colour. SG 236 shade £45
MA1138 2/6, indigo and (olive) grey-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 236 shade £75
MA274 2/6, pale blue and olive-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 236 shade £65
MA1139 2/6, pale blue and brown. Pulled perf. lower left corner, fine mint and lovely colour. VERY SCARCE. SG 236a SOLD
MA1403 2/6, pale blue and brown group. Two examples used or fiscally so. Although some colour loss, still an intriguing pair. SG 236a group £45
MA281 3/-, brown and blue. Very fine mint. SG 236b SOLD
MA1404 3/-, sepia and greenish blue shade. Very fine mint. SG 236b shade £110
MA282 3/-, sepia and greenish blue shade. Showing printer's hand painting right of King's cap. Very fine mint. SG 236b shade var. £140
MA284 3/-, chestnut and bright blue. Very fine mint. SG 237 £95
MA621 3/-, reddish chestnut and light blue shade. Very fine mint. SG 237 shade £100
MA624 3/-, yellowish chestnut and deeper bright blue shade. Very fine mint. SG 237 shade £110
MA1143 3/-, reddish chestnut and grey-blue shade. Very fine mint. Distinct. SG 237 shade £125
MA285 5/-, blue and yellow-green. Showing printer's hand painting above King's cap. Very fine fresh mint. A difficult stamp. SG 238 var. SOLD
MA117 5/-, blue and yellow-green. Showing un-printed area left of 'B' of 'BRITISH' as a result of intrusion fallen out. Very fine mint. SG 238 £125
MA1148 5/-, blue and blue-green. Upper marginal part imprint, very fine mint. SG 239 SOLD
MA958 5/-, blue and blue-green. Showing printer's hand painting to left of Cap and ink splash on 'H' of 'RHODESIA'. Very fine unmounted. SG 239 £135
MA851 5/-, blue and blue-green. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, lower right corner block of four. Small punctures and usual condition for these. SG 239 (Requisition No. 149,735 16/5/1913) £200
MA1407 5/-, (worn) blue and (worn) blue-green. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 239 group £85
MA315 5/-, blue and blue-green. Very fine used, unwashed with gum. SG 239 £80
MA643 5/-, blue and blue-green. Cancelled with central 'BULAWAYO A. / 11 OCT 1918' datestamp, unwashed with intact colour. A lovely stamp. SG 239 £90
MA118 5/-, deep blue and intense deep blue-green shade. Very fine mint. SG 239 shade £90
MA1406 5/-, deep blue and intense deep blue-green shade. Very fine mint. SG 239 shade £90
MA41 5/-, blue and (very) deep blue-green shade (towards sage-green). An unusual and distinct printing. Very fine mint. Scarce. SG 239 shade £300
MA800 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. A light shade, very fine fresh mint. SG 240 £265
MA290 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Very fine fresh mint. SG 240 SOLD
MA1152 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Superb fresh unmounted. SG 240 £525
MA1440 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Very fine used cancelled part crisp datestamp at top, minor blue staining lower left corner. Scarce. SG 240 £300
MA852 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Large punctures and usual condition for these. SG 240 group (Requisition No. 218,358 27/11/1914) £250
MA801 7/6, blackish purple and blue-black shade. Very fine mint. RARE. Distinct. SG 240 shade £550
RA8670 7/6, blackish purple and blue-black shade. Fine mint, few short perfs. at right. RARE. R. Gibbs certificate (2013). SG 240 shade £400
RA9703 10/-, crimson and yellow-green. Right marginal, very fine fresh mint, well centred. SG 241 £185
MA293 10/-, brownish crimson and yellow-green shade. Very fine fresh mint. SG 241 shade £190
MA294 10/-, (worn) crimson and yellow-green shade. Very fine fresh mint. SG 241 shade £190
MA853 1, black and purple. A little browned, fine mint. SG 242 £150
MA296 1, black and purple. Fine mint. SG 242 £250
MA295 1, black and purple. Very fine fresh mint. SG 242 £300
MA1318 1, black and purple. Applied with forged 'ENKLEDOORN' cancel, showing printer's hand painting above Kings cap. SG 242 var. (forged cancel) £50
MA959 1, black and violet. Very fine fresh mint, well centred. SG 243 £325
MA45 1, black and violet. Deep shades, superb and fresh unmounted. A lovely stamp. SG 243 £650
MA44 1, black and violet. Showing printer's hand painting above cap, superb and fresh unmounted. A lovely stamp. SG 243 £650
MA1156 1, black and violet. Superb and fresh unmounted. A lovely stamp. SG 243 £650
MA316 1, black and violet. On piece date perfined and violet oval 'MINES OFFICE / LIVINGSTONE' cancel. Attractive. SG 243 fiscal use £45
DIE II PERF. 15, SG 244-254a
MA1412 2d, black and grey. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing I, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Usual condition for these. SG 244 £85
MA1554 2d, black and grey. Superb unmounted. SG 244 SOLD
MA48 2d, black and grey. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 244 £30
MA163 2d, black and grey. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 244 £30
A104 4d, black and deep orange-vermilion. Fine used. light 'SALISBURY' datestamp. SG 245 SOLD
AR226 4d black and deep orange-vermilion. Fine used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 245 £120
RA4454 4d, black and deep orange-vermilion. Very fine used cancelled bold SHAMVA 1916 datestamp. Scarce this fine. SG 245 £220
MA1630 8d, violet and green. Very fine fresh mint. B.P.A. certificate (1960). SG 246 SOLD
RA9684 8d, violet and green. Very fine fresh mint. SG 246 £175
MA1161 8d, violet and green. Upper marginal part imprint, superb fresh mint. SG 246 £200
RA7033 8d, purple and deeper green shade. Very fine fresh mint, hinge trace. SG 246 shade £175
MA1414 8d, violet and green. Fine used, some colour loss. SG 246 £65
MA1558 10d, blue and red. Showing hear markedly shifted to right. Hinge remnants, fine mint. SG 247 var. £30
MA1163 10d, blue and red. Showing dramatic over-inking of head plate impression. Very fine mint. Striking and very scarce. SG 247 £150
MA235 10d, blue and red. Fine used. SG 247 £35
MA1416 10d, blue and red. Very fine used. SG 247 £40
MA224 10d, paler blue and red shade. Very fine mint. SG 247 shade £15
MA1164 10d, paler blue and red shade. Superb unmounted. SG 247 shade £30
MA608 1/- black and greenish blue. Very fine mint. SG 248 £55
AR227 1/- black and greenish blue. Very fine mint, a 'large' stamp. SG 248 £55
MA761 1/-, black and greenish blue. Lower marginal part imprint, hinge trace very fine fresh mint. SG 248 £70
MA848 1/- black and greenish blue. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, lower right corner block of four. Small punctures and usual condition for these. SG 248 (Requisition No. 149,735 16/5/1913) £125
MA236 1/- black and greenish blue. Fine used. SG 248 £15
MA1417 1/- black and greenish blue. Very fine used. SG 248 £25
RA6552 1/-, intense black and greenish blue shade. Very fine mint, distinct. SG 248 shade £60
RA6551 1/-, intense black and greenish blue shade. Showing printers hand-painting around Kings cap. Very fine mint, and unusual on this value. SG 248 var. shade £70
MA228 2/6, indigo and grey-brown. Very fine mint. SG 249 £45
MA278 2/6, indigo and grey-brown. Showing printer's mark upper right, fine mint. SG 249 £55
MA1419 2/6, indigo and grey-brown. Superb used. SG 249 £100
RA8720 2/6, deep ultramarine and sepia shade. Very fine mint and distinct. SG 249 shade £55
MA237 2/6, deep ultramarine and sepia shade. Fine used, distinct. SG 249 shade £65
MA1418 2/6, deep ultramarine and sepia shade. Very fine used, distinct. SG 249 shade £80
MA230 2/6, blue and grey-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 249 shade £55
MA313 2/6, blue and (flat) grey-brown shade. Very fine used, unwashed with intact colour. Distinct. SG 249 shade £80
A261 2/6, blue and (light) grey-brown shade. Very fine mint and distinct. SG 249 shade £40
MA231 2/6, light blue and brownish grey shade. Some toned perfs., distinct and very scarce. SG 249 shade £75
MA1169 3/-, chocolate and blue. Fine mint, light faults. SG 250 £350
MA1421 3/-, chocolate and blue. Very fine used, intact colour. Very scarce in this condition. SG 250 SOLD
MA1422 3/-, chocolate and blue. Superb used cancelled part 'BATTLEFIELDS MINE' tc, intact colour. Very scarce in this condition. SG 250 £300
MA1173 5/-, blue and blue-green. Superb fresh mint. An exceptional example of this very scarce stamp. SG 251a £2,250
MA227 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Very fine fresh mint. SG 252 SOLD
MA1642 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Right marginal, superb fresh mint. Lovely. SG 252 £160
MA1175 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Right marginal horizontal pair, superb fresh mint. SG 252 £400
MA1424 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black. Perfined and violet oval cancel. SG 252 fiscal use £25
MA1444 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black, deep shades. Very fine mint. SG 252 shade £135
MA1445 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black, deep shades. Very fine fresh mint. SG 252 shade £145
RA8740 7/6, blackish purple and slate-black, deep shades. Very fine fresh mint. SG 252 shade SOLD
A117 7/6, deep blackish purple and aniline blue-black shade. Very fine mint. SG 252 shade SOLD
RA9771 7/6, deep blackish purple and blue-black shade. Showing printer's hand painting above cap, very fine fresh mint. SG 252 var. shade £175
MA707 10/-, red and green. Block of four, centred right, very fine and fresh unmounted. SG 253 SOLD
MA238 10/-, red and green. Block of four, very fine and fresh mint. SG 253 £1,100
MA708 10/-, red and green. Block of four, showing the variety FRAME DOUBLE, ONE ALBINO. Hinged on one stamp otherwise very fine and fresh unmounted. R.P.S. certificate (2006). A very scarce multiple. SG 253a £2,400
DIE III PERF. 14, SG 255-279c
MA1076 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Very fine mint. SG 255 £25
MA341 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Very fine mint. SG 255 £25
MA342 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Very fine unmounted. SG 255 £50
MA668 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Very fine unmounted. SG 255 £50
MA858 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Horizontal pair, very fine unmounted. SG unlisted £60
MA1189 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Vertical pair, very fine mint or unmounted. SG unlisted £40
A119 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Very fine used. SG unlisted £15
MA345 2d, die IIIA black and grey-black. Horizontal pair, pulled perf. at right otherwise fine used. SG unlisted £20
MA1676 2d, die IIIA black and pale-grey shade. Fine used, distinct and very scarce. SG unlisted £40
MA1601 2d, black and brownish grey. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, block of four. Apparently printing 10, positions 27-28 / 37-38. Small punctures and usual condition for these. SG 255 £85
MA1182 2d, black and brownish grey. Lovely pale shades, very fine mint. SG 255 £20
MA1178 2d, black and brownish grey. Lovely pastel pale shades, very fine mint. SG 255 £22
MA346 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine mint. SG 255 £18
MA1177 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine mint. SG 255 £18
MA1185 2d, black and brownish grey. Deeper shades (towards sepia). Very fine mint. SG 255 shade £25
MA1179 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine unmounted. SG 255 £33
MA960 2d, black and brownish grey. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 255 £35
MA56 2d, black and brownish grey. Horizontal pair, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 255 £40
MA58 2d, black and brownish grey. Vertical pair, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 255 £40
MA863 2d, black and brownish grey. Horizontal strip of three, hinge trace superb fresh mint. SG 255 £70
MA870 2d, black and brownish grey. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Small punctures and very fine for these. SG 255 £80
MA963 2d, black and brownish grey. Block of four, fine used. SG 255 £20
MA348 2d, black and grey-black. Very fine mint. SG 256 £10
MA868 2d, black and grey-black group. Upper marginal block of four, hinged on margin stamps very fine unmounted. SG 256 £90
MA867 2d, (greenish) black and grey-black shade. Block of four, one upper stamp thinned otherwise very fine mint or unmounted. SG 256 shade £80
MA1183 2d, black and grey-black. Headplate heavily over-inked with resultant smears. Very fine mint. Striking. SG 256 var. £45
MA857 2d, black and grey-black group. Showing good downwards shift of headplate now well through 'RHODESIA' panel. A little browned, fine unmounted. Striking. SG 256 var. £45
MA822 2d, black and grey-black group. Block of four, very fine used. SG 256 £20
RA3730 2d, black and grey-black. Two examples showing shift of headplate up and right or down. Fine used, a striking pair. SG 256 vars. £20
MA1180 2d, black and grey. Down and leftwards shift of head resultant 'halo' effect. Very fine unmounted. SG 257 £35
MA823 2d, black and grey group. Block of four, fine used. SG 257 £25
MA627 2d, selection of eight examples all contrasting shades. Fine to very fine used and illustrating the large number of printings of this die and duty. SG between 255-257 £45
RA5863 2d, black and sepia. Very fine used, light corner datestamp. Scarce. SG 258 £35
MA1685 2d, black and sepia. Very fine used cancelled 'LIVINGSTONE' sc datestamp. Lovely. SG 258 SOLD
MA355 2d, very deep black and bluish black shade. Very fine used. SG unlisted £20
A252 2d, black and bluish-grey shade. Very fine used, scarce and distinct. SG unlisted £30
RA4077 2d, black and pale grey. Fine used, a most unusual and distinct printing, not previously seen. SG unlisted £40
MA1739 2d, black and sepia. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 258 £25
MA356 3d, black and yellow. Very fine mint. SG 259 £17
MA1207 3d, (coarse) black and yellow shade. Very fine mint. Striking. SG 259 shade £45
MA1741 3d, black and yellow. A vivid shade, very fine used. SG 259 shade £10
MA363 3d, black and yellow. Very fine used on piece. SG 259 £5
MA1202 3d, black and yellow. Showing good diagonal pre-printing paper crease running through. Fine used. Striking and very scarce. SG 259 var. £85
MA360 3d, black and ochre. Very fine mint. SG 260 £16
MA1205 3d, black and ochre. Vertical pair, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 260 SOLD
MA1206 3d, black and ochre. Horizontal pair, left stamp showing 'chopsticks' flaw. Very fine mint or unmounted. Scarce. SG 260 and var. £110
MA361 3d, black and ochre. Upper left corner horizontal strip of four, some perf. faults and right stamp thinned lower right corner, fine unmounted. SG 260 £70
MA1648 3d, black and ochre. Lower right corner block of six, running sheet number '217' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 260 £225
MA1717 3d, black and ochre. Upper left corner vertical block of eight, very fine unmounted. Lovely. SG 260 £300
MA1604 3d, black and ochre. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 7, positions 21-22 / 31-31. Usual condition for these. SG 260 £65
MA1620 3d, black and ochre. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 12, positions 21-22 / 31-31. Usual condition for these. SG 260 £80
MA1600 3d, black and deep ochre. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 10, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Usual condition for these. SG 260 shade £80
MA1603 3d, bluish black and bright ochre. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 9, positions 21-22 / 31-31. Usual condition for these. SG 260 £80
MA61 3d, intense black and ochre shade. Very fine mint. SG 260 shade £20
MA1649 3d, black and ochre. Block of four, fine used. SG 260 £20
MA364 4d, black and orange-red. Very fine mint. SG 261 £18
MA365 4d, black and orange-red. Left marginal, very fine mint. SG 261 £20
MA1210 4d, black and orange-red. Upper marginal, superb unmounted. SG 261 £40
MA1213 4d, black and orange-red. Horizontal pair, fine mint. SG 261 £40
MA1651 4d, black and orange-red. Lower right corner block of four, running sheet number '208' in margin. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 261 £150
MA368 4d, black and orange-red. Very fine used. SG 261 £9
MA1677 4d, black and orange-red. Two contrasting shades, very fine used. SG 261 £20
MA1619 4d, black and orange-red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 7, positions 21-22 / 31-31. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £65
MA1609 4d, black and orange-red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 8, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £80
MA1610 4d, black and orange-red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 10, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £80
MA369 4d, black and dull red. Very fine mint. SG 262 £17
MA370 4d, black and dull red. Very fine used. SG 262 £12
MA1212 4d, black and dull red. Horizontal pair on piece, left stamp defective cancelled 'BULAWAYO'. SG 262 £20
MA1617 4d, black and dull red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 9, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £80
MA876 4d, black and orange (coarse heads). Fine mint. SG 261 shade £20
MA374 4d, black and orange (coarse heads). Very fine mint. SG 261 shade £25
A262 4d, black and orange (coarse heads). Very fine used. SG 261 shade £10
MA1215 4d, die IIIA, very deep black and dull red. Very fine fresh mint. Scarce and very distinct. SG 255d £400
MA1224 5d, black and pale green. Lower left corner pair, part gum fine mint. SG 263 SOLD
MA378 5d, black and pale green. Very fine used. SG 263 £40
MA1744 5d, black and pale green. Very fine used. SG 263 £40
MA1225 5d, black and pale green. Superb used on piece. SG 263 £45
MA1616 5d, black and pale green. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 10, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £80
MA617 5d, black and green. Fine used, vibrant shade unwashed with intact colour. SG 264 £30
A131 5d, black and bright pale green shade. Very fine mint. Distinct. SG 263 shade £15
MA382 5d, black and bright pale green shade. Very fine used. Distinct. SG 263 shade £40
MA1714 5d, black and bright pale green shade. In combination with 1d on upper portion of a cover, crisply cancelled 'UMTALI. Distinct. SG 263 shade £65
MA764 6d, black and reddish mauve. Very fine mint. SG 265 £20
MA1721 6d, black and reddish mauve. Very fine unmounted. SG 265 £33
MA1747 6d, (worn) black and vivid reddish mauve shade. Very fine mint. Striking. SG 265 shade £50
MA1687 6d, black and reddish mauve. Very fine used cancelled crisp 'WANKIES' datestamp. SG 265 £10
MA1608 6d, black and dull mauve. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 10, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 266 £80
MA605 6d, black and dull purple shade. Fine used. SG 266 shade £6
MA389 6d, black and pink shade. Light faults, mint. A distinct and striking printing. SG unlisted £30
MA1226 6d, black and pink. Very fine fresh mint. Lovely and distinct. Scarce. SG 266 shade £120
MA1556 8d, blackish purple and deep bluish green, die IIIA. Very fine mint. Scarce. SG 255h £400
MA765 8d, mauve and dull blue-green. Very fine mint. SG 267 £25
MA391 8d, mauve and dull blue-green. A pale shade, very fine mint. SG 267 shade £28
MA1736 8d, mauve and dull blue-green. Showing printer's mark upper left, very fine mint. SG 267 SOLD
MA89 8d, mauve and dull blue-green. Block of four, creased through upper pair, very fine mint. SG 267 £80
MA881 8d, mauve and dull blue-green. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive. Lower right corner block of four, small punctures and usual condition for these. SG 267 (Requisition 242 966, 22/10/1920) £100
MA1746 8d, mauve and greenish blue. Very fine mint. SG 268 £22
MA1631 8d, mauve and greenish blue. A remarkably narrow stamp, perforations at left well into design and at a slight angle. Most unusual. SG 268 var.
 
Note: the major variety of this printing, imperforate vertically, shows at the end of the complete strip of five, a similarly narrow stamp with the perforations running into the design of the stamp and also at a slight angle - although at the right of the stamp (see lot 721, Gibbs Admiral sale). Could the above stamp somehow be from this same sheet?
£150
MA1689 8d, mauve and greenish blue. Very fine used. SG 268 £45
MA1607 8d, mauve and greenish blue. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, block of four. Apparently printing 7, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 268 £65
MA392 8d, blackish lilac and deep greenish blue shade (worn head). Very fine mint. SG 268 shade £30
MA393 8d, blackish lilac and deep greenish blue shade (worn head). Block of four, some short perfs., fine mint. SG 268 shade £90
MA1738 8d, blackish lilac and deep greenish blue shade (worn head). Fine used. SG 268 shade £40
MA1690 8d, blackish lilac and deep greenish blue shade (worn head). Very fine used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 268 shade £45
MA1614 8d, blackish lilac and deep greenish blue shade (worn head). Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 9, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 268 shade £80
MA1254 10d, indigo and carmine. Right marginal horizontal pair, without gum fine unused. SG 269 £25
MA90 10d, indigo and carmine. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 269 £180
MA397 10d, indigo and carmine. Very fine used. SG 269 £45
MA1259 10d, indigo and carmine. Left marginal, superb used on piece. Scarce so fine. SG 269 £55
MA967 10d, indigo and carmine. Block of four, very fine used cancelled 'REGISTERED / BULAWAYO', unwashed with gum. Scarce. SG 269 £220
MA394 10d, blue and red. Very fine mint. SG 270 £18
MA1260 10d, blue and red. Showing printer's mark lower left, very fine mint. SG 270 £30
MA1256 10d, blue and red. Right marginal, very fine unmounted. SG 270 £35
MA126 10d, blue and red. Showing part printer's mark lower left, very fine mint. SG 270 £25
MA1557 10d, blue and red. Superb unmounted. SG 270 SOLD
MA1255 10d, blue and red. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 270 £150
MA618 10d, blue and red. Fine used. SG 270 £40
MA1688 10d, blue and red. Very fine used. SG 270 £45
MA1735 10d, blue and red. Very fine used. SG 270 £45
MA1756 10d, light blue and orange-red shade. Very fine mint. Distinct and very scarce. SG 270 shade SOLD
MA1734 10d, light blue and orange-red shade. A mint and used copy of this distinct shade, both with faults. Uncommon. SG 270 shade SOLD
A141 10d, light blue and orange-red shade. On piece in combination with d, head with a distinctly worn appearance, fine used intact colour. Scarce. SG 270 shade £45
MA1282 1/-, black and greenish blue and black and pale blue-green shades. Very fine mint. A useful comparison. SG 271, 272 £30
MA1278 1/-, black and greenish blue. Very fine mint. SG 271 £20
MA766 1/-, black and greenish blue. Superb unmounted. SG 271 £32
MA1706 1/-, black and greenish blue. Showing printer's mark upper left. Very fine mint. SG 271 £21
MA1691 1/-, black and greenish blue. Very fine used. SG 271 £20
MA1283 1/-, black and greenish blue. Very fine used on piece. SG 271 £23
MA1655 1/-, black and greenish blue. In combination with 6d and pair 1d's, very fine used on piece. SG 271, 266 £30
MA1560 1/-, black and pale blue-green. Very fine mint. SG 272 £11
MA1725 1/-, black and pale blue-green. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 272 £90
MA419 1/-, black and pale blue-green. Vertical pair, major variety IMPERFORATE TO LEFT MARGIN. Lower left corner vertical pair, small stain on lower stamp and minor bend otherwise very fine mint. AN ADMIRAL RARITY. Ex. 'Shiloh', Gibbs, 'County' and Vesty. SG 272 vars.
 
Note: the sheet format would imply six examples possible. A further single example has been seen although the whereabouts of the remaining three is unknown. In comparative terms, from the Southern Rhodesia KGV 1924 Admirals, the 3d imperforate to top margin ten examples are known, and for the 10d and 2/- 30 of each
£3,000
MA1279 1/-, black and light blue. Very fine mint. SG 272a £18
MA1708 1/-, black and light blue. Very fine mint. SG 272a £18
MA1273 1/-, black and light blue. Very fine mint, printer's mark upper right. SG 272a SOLD
MA1269 1/-, black and pale blue shade. Lower left corner copy, very fine unmounted. SG 272a shade £35
MA886 1/-, black and intense bright blue shade. Very fine mint, distinct. SG 272a shade £45
MA1707 1/-, black and light blue, crackly gum. Very fine mint. SG 272a £30
MA1633 1/-, black and vivid light blue, crackly gum. Very fine mint. A striking shade. SG 272a shade £45
MA767 1/-, black and intense blue, crackly gum. Very fine mint. A striking shade. SG 272a shade £45
MA1281 1/-, black and light blue (coarse head). Very fine mint. SG 272a £35
MA1757 1/-, black and light blue (coarse head). Very fine mint. SG 272a £35
MA1559 1/-, black and light blue (coarse head). Very fine unmounted. SG 272a £50
MA1280 1/-, black and light blue (whitish head), crackly gum. Very fine mint. SG 272a £35
MA1683 1/-, black and light blue. Very fine used, intact colour. SG 272a £22
MA1284 1/-, black and light blue. Very fine used on piece, intact colour. SG 272a £25
MA1713 1/-, black and light blue, in combination with 6d and 1d x two on piece. Light faults, used. SG 272a, 265 £20
MA1276 1/-, black and green. Very fine and fresh mint. SG 272b £75
MA1275 1/-, black and green. Very fine and fresh mint. SG 272b £75
MA1684 1/-, black and green. Fine used. SG 272b £35
MA1670 1/-, black and green. Very fine used. SG 272b £40
MA426 1/-, black and green. Superb used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 272b £55
MA427 2/-, black and brown. Very fine mint. SG 273 £25
MA1287 2/-, black and brown. Left marginal, hinge trace superb fresh mint. SG 273 £30
MA1288 2/-, black and brown. Right marginal, hinge trace superb fresh mint. SG 273 £30
MA1664 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 273 £18
MA1692 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used, crisp datestamp. SG 273 £18
MA1733 2/-, black and chocolate. Very fine fresh mint. Very scarce. SG 273 shade
 
Note: this is the first time we have been able to offer a mint example of this distinct shade
£750
MA1613 2/-, black and chocolate. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, right marginal block of four. Apparently printing 9, positions 29-30 / 39-40. Usual condition for these. SG 273 shade £80
MA1652 2/-, die IIIA black and yellow-brown. Very fine mint, remarkably clean gum for these. RARE. SG 255j £3,750
MA1669 2/-, die IIIA black and yellow-brown. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 255j £140
MA517 2/-, die IIIA black and yellow-brown. Very fine used cancelled 'FORT JAMESON'. Uncommon. SG 255j £160
MA1668 2/-, die IIIA black and yellow-brown. Very fine used, crisp 'ABERCORN' datestamp. Uncommon. SG 255j £165
A150 2/6, die IIIA pale blue and grey. Very fine used. Scarce. SG unlisted SOLD
MA130 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Very fine mint. SG 274 SOLD
MA768 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Lower marginal, very fine mint. SG 274 £50
MA434 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Very fine unmounted. SG 274 £75
MA1294 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Very fine unmounted. SG 274 £75
RA7711 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Pristine unmounted. SG 274 £80
MA1292 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Upper marginal, hinged on margin stamp superb and fresh unmounted. SG 274 £80
MA1612 2/6, deep ultramarine and grey-brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, left marginal block of four. Apparently printing 12, positions 21-22 / 31-32. Usual condition for these. SG 274 £80
MA1758 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Very fine mint. SG 274a £100
MA1296 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Very fine mint. SG 274a £100
MA1730 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Very fine mint. SG 274a £100
MA1295 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Lovely bright shades, setoff from a 7/6 on reverse, fine mint. SG 274a90 £85
MA1656 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Very fine used. SG 274a £55
MA1679 2/6, pale blue and pale bistre-brown. Very fine used. SG 274a £55
MA429 2/6, pale blue and pale olive-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 274a shade £130
MA430 2/6, bright deep blue and bistre-brown shade. Upper marginal, pulled perf. lower left otherwise unmounted. A striking stamp despite it's fault. SG 274a shade £45
MA74 2/6, deep blue and bistre-brown shade. Superb fresh mint. A lovely stamp. SG 274a shade £130
MA620 2/6, deep blue and bistre-brown shade. Fine used. SG 274a shade £55
MA431 2/6, deep grey-blue and olive-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 274a shade £150
MA1449 2/6, deep grey-blue and olive-brown shade. Very fine mint. SG 274a shade £175
MA432 2/6, deep grey-blue and olive-brown shade. Very fine used. SG 274a shade £65
MA1680 2/6, deep grey-blue and olive-brown shade. Very fine used. SG 274a shade £55
MA1731 2/6, deep grey-blue and olive-brown shade. Superb used cancelled crisp BROKEN HILL central datestamp. SG 274a shade £75
MA1637 3/-, die IIIA chestnut and light blue. Very fine fresh mint. SG 255m £200
MA1637 3/-, die IIIA chestnut and light blue. Very fine fresh mint. SG 255m £220
RA8741 3/-, die IIIA chestnut and light blue. Very fine mint. SG 255m £250
MA1562 3/-, die IIIA chestnut and light blue. Lower marginal, superb and fresh unmounted. Lovely. SG 255m SOLD
MA1302 3/-, die IIIA perf. 14, light brown and pale blue. Very fine used cancelled part crisp datestamp at right. Uncommon. SG 255l £350
MA1667 5/-, deep blue and blue-green. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 275 SOLD
MA1666 5/-, deep blue and blue-green. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 275 £75
MA1458 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Fine mint. SG 276 £90
RA8742 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Very fine fresh mint. SG 276 £135
MA770 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Deep shades, very fine fresh mint. SG 276 £130
MA1723 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Very fine unmounted. SG 276 £225
MA1678 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Very fine used. SG 276 £70
MA1681 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Very fine used. SG 276 £70
MA1729 5/-, blue and pale yellow-green. Very fine used. SG 276 £70
MA438 5/-, deep blue and yellow-green shade. Very fine fresh mint. SG 276 shade £175
MA1665 5/-, die IIIA, blue and deep yellow-green shade. Fine used. SG unlisted £65
MA1311 7/6, die IIIA, maroon and slate-black. Superb fresh unmounted, wonderful deep shades. Exceptional. SG 255p £1,250
MA78 7/6, die IIIA, maroon and slate-black. Superb unmounted, well centred. A lovely stamp. SG 255p £1,250
MA721 7/6, die IIIA, maroon and slate-black. Lower marginal, superb and fresh unmounted. A wonderful stamp. SG 255p £1,250
MA1312 7/6, die IIIA, maroon and slate-black. Vertical pair, perfined BSA / C, red ink and violet oval cancels. Apparently folded prior to the perfin being applies as they are inverted to each other. SG 255p fiscal use £60
MA1456 10/-, carmine-lake and yellow-green. Very fine fresh mint. A difficult stamp. SG 255q £325
MA441 10/-, carmine-lake and yellow-green. Ink smear below King's shoulder, superb and fresh unmounted, scarce thus. SG 255q £600
MA1317 10/-, carmine-lake and yellow-green. Violet oval cancel. SG 255q fiscal use SOLD
MA1454 1, brownish black and bright purple shade. Hinge trace, lovely shades, very fine mint. SG 278 £525
MA1319 1, black and bright purple. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 278 £475
MA1672 1, black and bright purple. With unconvincing / forged cancel. SG 278 £100
MA1673 1, black and bright purple. Date perfined and violet oval cancel. SG 278 fiscal use £45
MA443 1, die IIIA black and deep purple. Very fine and fresh mint. SG 279 SOLD
A163 1, die IIIA black and deep purple. Perfined BSAC, unused with full gum. Rounded corner, otherwise fine and unusual. SG 279 fiscal use £60
MA1322 1, die IIIA black and deep purple. Perfined BSAC, unused with full gum. Very fine and unusual. SG 279 fiscal use SOLD
MA1451 1, die IIIB black and deep purple. Very fine fresh mint. SG 279 £550
MA1654 1, die IIIB black and deep purple. Superb and fresh mint. A lovely stamp. SG 279 £575
MA1455 1, die IIIA black and violet-indigo. Very fine mint. SG 255r SOLD
MA444 1, die IIIA black and deep violet. Superb fresh mint, well centred and lightest hinge trace. A lovely stamp. SG 255t £600
MA1450 1, die IIIA black and deep violet. Superb fresh mint, well centred and lightest hinge trace. A lovely stamp. SG 255t £650
MA895 1, die IIIA black and deep violet. Superb and fresh with wonderful deep shades. Pooled and crackled gum and apparently unmounted. Exceptional. SG 255t £750
MA1674 1, die IIIA black and deep violet. Pen cancelled and part violet oval. SG 255t fiscal use £45
MA1474 1, die IIIA black and deep violet. Horizontal strip of four, date perfined and violet oval cancels. Lovely. SG 255t fiscal use £200
DIE III PERF. 15, SG 279c
MA319 2d, perf. 15 black and brownish grey. Right marginal block of four, very fine and fresh unmounted. A REMARKABLE MULTIPLE AND A GREAT RARITY OF THE ADMIRAL ISSUE. SG 279c £30,000
MA1712 2d, black and brownish grey. Creased upper right corner, light cancel and fine appearance. SG 279c SOLD
A170 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine used on piece, indistinct cancel. SG 279c £300
MA646 2d, black and brownish grey. Very fine used. A lovely stamp. SG 279c £350
RA4877 2d, black and brownish grey. Superb used on piece cancelled 1920. Brandon opinion (1986). SG 279c £400
MA661 2d, black and brownish grey. Horizontal pair, right stamp with pulled perforation at right, otherwise very fine used cancelled 'BULAWAYO 25 AUG 20'. Attractive and scarce. SG 279c £450
LIVINGSTONE PROVISIONAL SURCHARGES, SG 280-281
MA928 d on 1d, complete pane of 60, lacking margins as usual. Containing nine spaced N Y and three spaced N N varieties. Very fine and fresh unmounted. SG 280, 280b, 280c £225
MA935 Half Penny surcharge, major variety SURCHARGE INVERTED. Horizontal pair, very fine fresh mint. SG 280a £2,400
RA4123 'Half / Penny' surcharge, major variety SURCHARGE INVERTED, additionally with letters 'n y' spaced wider. Very fine CTO. SG 280a + c £1,200
A172 d on 1d, spaced 'N Y variety, very fine mint. SG 280c £7
MA400 d on 1d, spaced N Y variety in pair with normal, very fine mint. SG 280, 280c £10
MA401 d on 1d, spaced N Y variety in a block of four, lower right stamp. Pulled perf. at top otherwise very fine mint or unmounted. SG 280, 280c £15
MA402 d on 1d, showing spaced N Y variety, very fine used. SG 280c £25
RA5556 d on 1d, showing clear offset of overprint in violet on reverse. Very fine mint, uncommon. SG 280 var. £35
MA1475 d on 1d, block of four, thick crackly gum, clear setoff impressions of the surcharge. Very fine unmounted. Lovely and most unusual. SG 281 vars. £75
MA407 d on 1d, fine used cancelled '25 DEC', most unusually on Christmas Day. SG 281 £15
A177 d on 1d, pair both with crisp offset of overprint on reverse. Very fine mint. SG 281 var. £50
WHITE PAPER PRINTINGS ½d, 1d and 1½d VALUES, SG 282-290
MA793 d, perf. 14, dull green. Hinge trace, superb fresh mint. SG 282 £5
MA722 d, perf. 14, dull green. Block of four, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 282 £25
RA8276 d, perf. 14 dull green. Horizontal block of 20 off interpanneau margin at right, showing progressive weakening of horizontal strike of perforations between, the left pair virtually imperforate but showing slightest traces of perforation hole impressions. Some faults on reverse, fine from front. A striking multiple and rare in this complete format. SG 282 and vars. £600
MA469 d, perf. 14, dull green. Major variety IMPERFORATE BETWEEN, VERTICAL PAIR. Light browning on reverse, fine from front, unmounted. RARE. SG 282a £1,400
MA1627 d, perf. 14, dull green. Superb used cancelled with crisp datestamp in BLUE. Delightful. SG 282 £20
MA1636 d, perf. 14, dull green. Horizontal pair off interpanneau margin at base, both IMPERFORATE TO MARGIN. Superb used, dated 2 FEB 1923. Lovely and scarce. SG 282 vars. £150
MA97 d, perf. 14, deep blue- green. Block of four, hinge trace on upper pair lower very fine unmounted. SG 283 £35
MA930 1d, perf. 14, bright rose. Hinge trace, superb fresh mint. SG 285 £12
MA1038 1d, perf. 14, bright rose-scarlet. Very fine unmounted. SG 285 £20
MA471 1d, perf. 14, bright rose-scarlet. Lower right corner copy showing running sheet number '183' in margin. Very fine mint. SG 285 £15
MA996 1d, perf. 14, bright rose-scarlet. Block of four, very fine unmounted. SG 285 £75
MA12 1d, perf. 14, aniline red. Upper marginal horizontal strip of three. Odd blunt perfs. at base otherwise very fine unmounted. SG 286 £70
MA655 1d, perf. 14, aniline red. Upper marginal block of four, superb and fresh unmounted. SG 286 £120
MA725 1d, perf. 14, aniline red. Left marginal block of eight, superb and fresh unmounted. SG 286 £240
MA932 1d, perf 14, brown-ochre. Very fine mint. SG 287 £8
RA4472 d, 1d and 1d, perf. 15. Very fine mint. SG 288-290 £110
MA219 d, perf. 15 dull green. Very fine unmounted. SG 288 £65
MA1039 d, perf. 15 dull green. Very fine unmounted. SG 288 £65
MA1040 d, perf. 15 dull green. Interpanneau margin at right, stamp pristine unmounted. SG 288 £75
MA410 d, perf. 15 dull green. Showing 'Cap' flaw (position unknown). Very fine unmounted. SG 288 var. £75
MA412 d, perf. 15 dull green. Block of four, light browning, fine mint or unmounted. SG 288 £150
MA220 1d, perf. 15, bright rose-scarlet. Very fine mint. SG 289 SOLD
MA1041 1d, perf. 15, bright rose-scarlet. Upper marginal, superb and fresh unmounted. SG 289 £75
MA1427 1d, perf. 15, bright rose-scarlet. Lower right corner vertical pair, running sheet number '3' in margin. Superb and fresh unmounted. SG 289 £150
MA221 1d, perf. 15, brown-ochre. Very fine mint. SG 290 £40
MA796 1d, perf. 15, brown-ochre. Very fine mint. SG 290 £40
MA1044 1d, perf. 15, brown-ochre. Upper marginal, very fine and fresh unmounted. SG 290 £75
MA1004 1d, perf. 15, brown-ochre. Lower marginal horizontal pair, very fine and fresh unmounted. SG 290 £150
MA414 1d perf. 15, brown-ochre. Block of four, light browning at left otherwise fine unmounted. SG 290 £180
DIE III WHITE PAPER PRINTINGS PERF. 14, SG 291-311a
RA8745 2d to 10/-, set of 13 values plus all listed shades of the 2d, 8d, 10d, 2/6, 3/-, 5/- and 10/-. Very fine mint. SG 291-310 £1,300
MA437 2d, black and grey-purple. Very fine mint. SG 291 £14
MA1192 2d, black and grey-purple. Lower right corner copy, running sheet number '88'. Superb unmounted. Lovely. SG 291 £35
MA132 2d, black and grey-purple. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 291 £30
MA900 2d, black and grey-purple. Horizontal pair, superb fresh mint. SG 291 £35
MA970 2d, black and grey-purple. Upper marginal block of four, creased through upper pair lower unmounted. SG 291 £50
MA1460 2d, black and grey-purple. Left marginal block of four, very fine unmounted. SG 291 £120
MA698 2d, black and grey-purple. Upper marginal block of 12, tone mark in margin stamps superb unmounted. A lovely large multiple. SG 291 £275
MA636 2d, black and grey-purple. Very fine used. SG 291 £6
MA446 2d, black and grey-purple. Very fine used on piece. SG 291 £7
MA450 2d, black and grey-purple. Horizontal pair very fine used on piece. SG 291 £15
MA1195 2d, black and slate-purple. Lower right corner horizontal pair, running sheet number '142' in margin. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 292 £35
RA9663 2d, black and slate-purple. Horizontal strip of four very fine unmounted. SG 292 £60
MA905 2d, black and slate-purple. Block of four, hinged on lower pair upper unmounted. SG 292 £90
MA904 2d, black and slate-purple. Block of four, hinge trace or superb unmounted. SG 292 £100
MA449 2d, black and slate-purple. Very fine used. SG 292 £10
MA728 3d, black and yellow. Very fine mint. SG 293 £18
MA1208 3d, black and yellow. Lower marginal, superb unmounted. SG 293 £30
MA908 3d, black and yellow. Horizontal strip of three, printer's mark upper left. Some short perfs., fine unmounted. SG 293 £45
MA455 3d, black and yellow. Block of four, upper left stamp with paper inclusion and small thin at top otherwise fine mint. SG 293 £80
MA457 3d, black and yellow. Fine used. SG 293 £25
MA634 3d, black and yellow. Very fine used. SG 293 £32
MA458 3d, black and deep yellow shade. Very fine mint. SG 293 shade £20
MA1209 3d, black and pale yellow shade. Very fine mint. SG 293 shade £20
MA459 3d, black and deep yellow shade. Horizontal strip of three, fine used on piece cancelled 'SALISBURY 11 MAR 24', some staining affecting right stamp. SG 293 shade £75
MA460 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Very fine mint. SG 294 £22
MA100 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Very fine unmounted. SG 294 £36
MA461 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Lower right corner pair showing running sheet number '154' in margin. Very fine mint. SG 294 £80
MA1671 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Very fine used. SG 294 £35
MA1693 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Very fine used. SG 294 £45
MA462 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Showing printer's mark lower left, fine used. SG 294 £35
RA4143 4d, black and orange-vermilion, in combination with 6d jet-black and lilac on piece crisp 'SALISBURY' 29 DEC 23' datestamp. Attractive. SG 294, 295 £35
MA463 4d, black and pale orange-vermilion shade. Very fine mint. SG 294 shade £25
MA465 4d, black and pale orange-vermilion shade. Very fine used. SG 294 shade £45
MA1618 4d, black and dull red. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, block of four. Apparently printing 14, positions 25-26 / 35-36. Usual condition for these. SG 261 £80
MA474 6d, jet-black and lilac. Very fine mint. SG 295 £7
MA1238 6d, jet-black and lilac. Upper marginal, hinged on margin stamp fine unmounted. SG 295 £15
MA1230 6d, jet-black and lilac. Vertical pair, very fine mint or unmounted. SG 295 SOLD
MA973 6d, jet-black and lilac. Horizontal pair, very fine mint. SG 295 £20
MA1237 6d, jet-black and lilac. Very fine used. SG 295 £10
MA1234 6d, jet-black and lilac. Left marginal horizontal pair, left stamp showing large RHODESIA variety (position 31). Right stamp with some short perfs. at top otherwise very fine mint. SG 295 var. £175
MA913 6d, jet-black and lilac, left marginal block of four. Upper left stamp position 21 showing larger RHODESIA variety and lower left position 31 showing large RHODESIA variety. Hinge trace on upper pair, lower unmounted. Unusual. SG 295 and vars. £450
MA914 6d, jet-black and lilac, lower left corner vertical block of six. Upper left stamp position 31 showing large RHODESIA variety. Hinge trace on upper pair otherwise unmounted, light marginal faults. Scarce in this positional format. SG 295 and var. £400
MA631 6d, jet-black and lilac. Position 21 showing larger 'RHODESIA' variety. Very fine used. Scarce. SG 295 var. £80
MA629 6d, jet-black and lilac. Position 21 showing larger 'RHODESIA' variety. Very fine used. Scarce. SG 295 var. £80
MA630 6d, jet-black and lilac. Position 31 showing large 'RHODESIA' variety. Fine used. Scarce. SG 295 var. £125
MA1696 6d, jet-black and lilac. Irregular block of three, lower left stamp large RHODESIA variety, stamp above the lesser variety, in combination with 2d on piece. The variety fine, light faults on others. RARE. SG 295 and var., 291 £250
MA1233 6d, jet-black and reddish lilac shade. Lower marginal horizontal pair, imprint in margin. Some split perfs. otherwise superb unmounted. Lovely and distinct. SG 295 shade £45
MA479 6d, jet-black and grey-lilac shade. Very fine mint. SG 295 shade £12
MA480 6d, jet-black and reddish lilac shade. Very fine mint. SG 295 shade £12
MA481 8d, mauve and pale blue-green. Very fine mint. SG 296 £35
MA1251 8d, mauve and pale blue-green. Very fine unmounted. SG 296 £60
MA1247 8d, mauve and pale blue-green. Upper marginal, very fine unmounted. SG 296 £65
MA1250 8d, mauve and pale blue-green. Lower right corner vertical pair, running sheet number '123' in margin. Fine unmounted. SG 296 £85
MA482 8d, purple and light blue-green shade. Very fine mint. SG 296 shade £38
MA772 8d, violet and grey-green. Very fine fresh mint. SG 297 £45
MA1252 8d, violet and grey-green. Very fine fresh unmounted. SG 297 £80
MA485 10d, bright ultramarine and red. Very fine mint. SG 298 SOLD
MA1263 10d, bright ultramarine and red. Upper right corner pair, right stamp showing prominent 'collar' flaw. Hinged on margin, stamps superb unmounted. SG 298 and var. £150
MA486 10d, bright ultramarine and red. Horizontal pair, very fine unmounted. SG 298 £75
MA489 10d, bright ultramarine and red. Very fine used. Uncommon. SG 298 £60
MA491 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Very fine mint. SG 299 £25
MA635 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Fine used. SG 299 £50
MA633 1/-, black and pale blue shade. Very fine mint. SG 300 shade £15
MA919 1/-, black and pale blue shade. Printer's file copies ex the Waterlow archive. Lower right corner block of four. Small punctures and fine condition for these. SG 300 shade (Requisition 177,999 24/7/1923) £95
MA1697 1/-, black and dull blue. Fine used. SG 300 £15
MA920 2/-, black and brown. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive. Upper right corner vertical block of eight. Small punctures and fine condition for these. SG 301 (Requisition 177,999 24/7/1923) £300
MA498 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 301 £45
MA516 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 301 £45
MA1698 2/-, black and brown. Very fine used. SG 301 £45
MA1299 2/6, ultramarine and sepia. Deep shades, fine unmounted. SG 302 £90
MA1298 2/6, ultramarine and sepia. Very fine unmounted. SG 302 £100
MA1469 2/6, ultramarine and sepia. Very fine unmounted. SG 302 £100
MA1467 2/6, ultramarine and sepia. Upper marginal, hinged on margin stamp very fine unmounted. SG 302 £100
MA1658 2/6, ultramarine and sepia. Very fine used. SG 302 £75
MA501 2/6, ultramarine and reddish sepia shade. Gum a little toned, fine mint. SG 302 shade £40
MA502 2/6, light ultramarine and pale sepia shade. Gum a little toned, fine mint. SG 302 shade £45
MA1728 2/6, light ultramarine and pale sepia shade. Fine used. SG 302 shade £60
MA503 2/6, violet-blue and grey-brown. Very fine mint. SG 303 £65
MA774 2/6, violet-blue and grey-brown. Hinge trace, very fine fresh mint. SG 303 £70
MA1300 2/6, violet-blue and grey-brown. Very fine unmounted. SG 303 £110
MA613 2/6, blue and pale grey-brown shade. Fine mint. SG 303 shade £60
MA614 2/6, blue and pale grey-brown shade. Showing results of defective perforation pins at lower left and right. Fine mint. SG 303 shade £60
MA1309 3/-, red-brown and turquoise-blue. Very fine mint. SG 304 SOLD
MA520 3/-, red-brown and turquoise-blue. Showing 'collar' flaw, very fine mint. SG 304 var. £140
MA647 3/-, red-brown and turquoise-blue. Very fine used, unwashed with intact colour. SG 304 £150
MA1699 3/-, red-brown and turquoise-blue. Very fine used, showing printer's mark upper right. SG 304 SOLD
RA6582 3/-, red-brown and pale turquoise-blue shade. Showing collar flaw, fine mint. SG 304 shade var. £120
A206 3/-, red-brown and pale turquoise-blue shade. Showing 'collar' flaw, very fine mint. SG 304 shade var. £150
MA700 3/-, red-brown and pale turquoise-blue shade. Fine used on piece cancelled 'REGISTERED BULAWAYO'. SG 304 £110
MA506 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Very fine mint. SG 305 £110
MA1304 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Very fine unmounted. SG 305 £200
MA1471 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Very fine unmounted. SG 305 £200
MA1303 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Upper marginal part imprint, hinged on margin stamp very fine unmounted. SG 305 £210
A210 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Showing 'collar' flaw, very fine mint. SG 305 var. £150
MA1305 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Showing 'collar' flaw, small colour run at left, fine unmounted. SG 305 var. £200
RA9707 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Showing 'collar' flaw, superb unmounted. SG 305 var. £250
MA507 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Fine used cancelled 'MONGU LEALUI'. Uncommon. SG 305 £145
MA1308 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. On piece cancelled with violet oval. SG 305 fiscal use £20
MA508 5/-, bright ultramarine and emerald. Very fine mint. SG 306 £130
MA1310 5/-, bright ultramarine and emerald. Very fine unmounted. SG 306 £225
MA1465 5/-, bright ultramarine and emerald. Very fine used cancelled 'LUSAKA'. SG 306 £135
MA1715 5/-, deep blue and bright green. Lower marginal, hinged on face of margin stamp very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 307 £250
MA510 7/6, brown-purple and slate. Very fine mint. SG 308 SOLD
MA104 7/6, brown-purple and slate. Very fine unmounted. SG 308 £350
MA1313 7/6, brown-purple and slate. Left marginal, superb and fresh unmounted. Lovely. SG 308 £375
MA1314 7/6, brown-purple and slate. Pen and violet oval cancels. SG 308 fiscal use £35
MA610 10/-, pale crimson and pale yellow-green shade. Very fine mint and a distinct unlisted printing. SG 309 shade £250
MA141 10/-, pale crimson and pale yellow-green shade. Very fine unmounted and a distinct unlisted printing. SG 309 shade £375
MA814 10/-, pale crimson and pale yellow-green shade. Very fine unmounted and a distinct unlisted printing. SG 309 shade £375
MA1472 10/-, pale crimson and pale yellow-green shade. Upper marginal, hinged on margin stamp very fine unmounted and a distinct unlisted variant. SG 309 shade £375
MA1611 10/-, pale crimson and pale yellow-green shade. Printer's file copies ex. the Waterlow archive, block of four. Apparently printing 14, positions 49-50 / 59-60. Fair condition for these. SG 309 shade £75
MA511 10/-, carmine and yellow-green. Very fine mint. SG 310 £245
MA105 10/-, carmine and yellow-green. Very fine unmounted. SG 310 £400
RA7639 1, black and magenta. A little un-fresh, fine mint. SG 311 £200
MA1470 1, black and magenta. Crackly gum,very fine mint. SG 311 £525
MA815 1, black and magenta. Superb and fresh unmounted. Lovely and scarce in this quality. SG 311 £1,000
MA1321 1, black and magenta. Re-gummed, now unmounted. SG 311 SOLD
MA1700 1, black and magenta. Fine used cancelled 'REGISTERED BULAWAYO' datestamp, some colour loss. Uncommon. SG 311 £275
MA1701 1, black and magenta. Unconvincing / forged cancel. SG 311 £85
MA1702 1, black and magenta. Ink and violet oval cancel, on piece. Strong colour. SG 311 fiscal use £45
A222 1, black and magenta. Horizontal pair date perfined and violet oval cancel. SG 311 fiscal use £30
A223 1, black and magenta. Two pairs in combination with 1898 10 Arms, on piece date perfined and violet cancels. Most attractive. SG 311, 93 fiscal use £85
DIE III WHITE PAPER PRINTINGS PERF. 15, SG 312-322
RA8746 2d to 5/-, set of ten values, very fine fresh mint. SG 312-321 £800
MA172 2d, black and slate-purple. Very fine fresh mint. SG 312 £40
MA1198 2d, black and slate-purple. Lower marginal part imprint, superb fresh mint. SG 312 £55
MA1643 2d, black and slate-purple. Lower left corner copy, superb fresh unmounted. Lovely. SG 312 £80
MA143 2d, black and slate-purple. Showing part printer's mark upper left, very fine mint. SG 312 £50
MA173 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Lovely pale shade, very fine fresh mint. SG 313 £40
MA1219 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Superb unmounted. SG 313 £80
MA1216 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Superb unmounted. SG 313 £80
MA1463 4d, black and orange-vermilion. Superb unmounted. SG 313 £80
MA174 6d, jet-black and lilac. Very fine fresh mint. SG 314 £50
MA146 6d, jet-black and lilac. Showing part printers mark lower left, very fine mint. SG 314 £65
MA1644 6d, jet-black and lilac. Lower left corner copy, superb fresh mint. Lovely. SG 314 SOLD
MA175 8d, violet and grey-green. Very fine fresh mint. SG 315 £55
MA781 8d, violet and grey-green. Hinge trace, superb fresh mint. SG 315 £65
MA1243 8d, violet and grey-green. Lower marginal, very fine fresh unmounted. SG 315 £110
MA185 8d, violet and grey-green. Showing collar flaw. Very fine fresh mint. Uncommon. SG 315 var. £150
MA176 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Very fine fresh mint. SG 316 £65
MA1261 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Lower marginal part imprint. Superb fresh mint. SG 316 £85
MA149 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Superb unmounted. SG 316 £120
MA1645 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Lower left corner copy, superb and fresh unmounted. Lovely. SG 316 £130
MA1264 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Block of four, superb unmounted. SG 316 £550
MA1265 10d, bright ultramarine and carmine-red. Very fine used cancelled clear part 'LIVINGSTONE AUG 1925' datestamp. Very scarce. SG 316 £200
MA177 1/-, black and dull blue. A vivid shade, very fine fresh mint. SG 317 £70
MA1285 1/-, black and dull blue. Very fine unmounted. SG 317 £135
MA1286 1/-, black and dull blue. Very fine unmounted. SG 317 £135
MA152 1/-, black and dull blue. Showing part printers mark lower left, very fine fresh mint. SG 317 £90
MA151 1/-, black and dull blue. Showing part printers mark upper left, very fine fresh mint. SG 317 £90
MA178 2/-, black and brown. Very fine fresh mint. SG 318 £100
MA1759 2/-, black and brown. Upper left corner copy, superb unmounted. SG 318 SOLD
MA785 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Hinge trace, very fine mint. SG 320 £160
MA1307 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Lower marginal, very fine mint. SG 320 £145
MA1306 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Lower marginal, a little browned on reverse, fine unmounted. SG 320 £150
RA4200 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Showing collar flaw, superb mint. Very scarce. SG 320 var. £300
MA182 3/-, red-brown and grey-blue. Showing collar flaw, superb mint. Very scarce. SG 320 var. £300
MA1750 POSTMARKS Collection on stockpage comprising 53 different offices all on 1d Admirals. A useful group of better including AVONDALE, CHILANGA, HUNTERS ROAD, KASHITU, KASEMPA, MAKOWRIES sc, NAMWALA, PETAUKE, 827 and 941. £225
MA1751 POSTMARKS Collection on stockpage comprising 47 different offices all on 1d Admirals. A useful group of better including DUCHESS HILL, FORT RIXON, GUTU, HUNTERS ROAD, NORTON, SOLWEZI, TPO UP, UMSWESWE. £150
ADMIRAL POSTAL HISTORY / REVENUE USE
MA1541 1914 16th March, photographic Post Card of Blink-water River, Umvuma, bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'GWELO' dc datestamp, addressed to England. £15
A232 1914 6th October, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 219), cancelled part BULAWAYO 6 OCT 14 datestamp, to the the Transvaal. £35
MA1543 1914 19th October, coloured Post Card bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'VICTORIA / 19 OCT 1914 / S. RHODESIA', addressed to London. Puncture at base. £20
MA1538 1914 date unclear, most attractive coloured Post Card of the view from the Verandah, Terminus Hotel, Matopos, bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled light but legible 'MATOPOS' tc datestamp, addressed to England. £45
MA1539 1915 15th March, coloured Post Card of the Hunan River, bearing on picture side 1d Admiral, cancelled 'MARANDELLAS ' 15 MAR 1915 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to New Zealand. Card with sellotape repair. £15
MA1536 1916 21st March, Tucks sepia Post Card of the Palm Grove, Victoria Falls, bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS / 21 MAR 1916 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Johannesburg. £20
MA1545 1916 28th August, real photograph Post Card (non Rhodesian), bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'BINDURA / 28 AUG 1916 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to England. £20
MA1482 1916 10th October, cover bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'BULAWAYO 10 JUL 16' dc datestamp, locally addressed. Then struck with boxed 'UNCLAIMED, ADVERTISED.' cachet, 'RETURNED LETTER OFFICE' backstamp and then a further 'BULAWAYO 10 OCT 16' datestamp below. An unusual instructional mark. £85
MA1499 1916 16th November, cover bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'ENKLEDOORN / 16 NOV 16 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to England. £35
MA578 1917 6th September, cover bearing pair 1d Admirals (left stamp defective corner lower left), cancelled 'MONGU-LEALUI' dc datestamp, addressed to Scotland. Attractive. £60
MA938 1917 11th August, typewritten carbon copy of a loan agreement, applied with Admiral 3d pair (SG 259), cancelled in ink with date. The document noted in pencil 'Given up to the 15th March 1919 to come in & see about payment of above'. Most attractive. £110
MA1532 1917 18th October, cover bearing three 'Half Penny' surcharges, the centre stamp showing 'Letters NN spaced' (SG 280, 280b), cancelled 'LIVINGSTONE 18 OCT 17 / N.W.RHODESIA' dc datestamps. Addressed to Cape Town. Folded horizontally and vertically, ink notations upper left corner. Scarce. SOLD
MA1516 1917 (date unclear), cover printed flap 'THE BEIRA & MASHONALAND & RHODESIA RAILWAYS', bearing 1d Admiral, lightly cancelled 'BULAWAYO' dc datestamp. Addressed to the USA and struck with octagonal 'T 30c' cachet, further with violet circular 'PASSED CENSOR' and upon arrival New York 'DUE 6 CENTS' strike. Lovely. £85
MA1478 1918 3rd January, printed National Bank of South Africa Post Card, bearing d Admiral. Cancelled 'SALISBURY' dc datestamp, addressed to the Orange Free State. SOLD
MA1528 1918 8th February, printed on flap ''BEIRA & MASHONALAND & RHODESIA RAILWAYS' cover bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'BULAWAYO STATION' dc datestamp, addressed to Transvaal (E. Tamsen). SOLD
MA1529 1918 18th April, cover bearing d plus pair 1d Admirals, cancelled 'UMVUMA / 18 ASPR 1918 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamps, addressed to the USA. Opened at left then resealed with printed 'OPENED BY CENSOR / 1790' tape. Few minor cover faults, attractive and most unusual. £125
MA684 1918 7th July, attractive coloured Post Card of Hotel Launch on Zambesi River, Victoria Falls, bearing d Admiral cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS', another alongside, addressed to the Cape. Light marking. £20
RA657 1918 16th October, cyclostyled page from the ENKELDOORN CHEESE FACTORY for the allotment of 50 shares for 6 5/- to Col. William Napier. The page then folded and posted with the stamp now torn away but cancelled UMVUMA 18 OCT 1918, applied internally with 3d Admiral (SG 259) cancelled with straight line violet Enkeldoorn handstamp. A delightful item despite its faults. £75
MA1527 1919 11th March, cover bearing 1d Admiral, curiously folded through and then cancelled 'BULAWAYO STATION' dc datestamp, then opened out to reveal un-cancelled area between. Most unusual. SOLD
MA678 1919 9th May, attractive coloured Post Card of 'Victoria Falls, Main Fall from Livingstone Island', bearing d Admiral crisply cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS', another alongside, addressed to Natal. Some discolouration. £20
MA1515 (1919?) 30th January, pink company printed cover bearing 1d x two, cancelled large 'BULAWAYO' dc datestamps, addressed to the USA. £30
MA1546 1920 17th January, single page from a Deed of Transfer (now folded), applied with 5/- and 10/- Arms plus 1 Admiral (SG 87, 89, 279b), date perfined '10 / 3 / 20' and violet oval cancel. £45
MA1531 1920 31st January, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 257), cancelled 'SHAMVA' dc datestamp, addressed to Ireland. £45
MA1530 1922 19th February, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 257), cancelled light 'ODZI' dc datestamp, addressed to England. Light cover faults at top. £40
RA8584 1920 13th May, single page typewritten 'DISTRIBUTION ACCOUNT' bearing at base pair 1 Admirals (SG 279b), date perfined and violet oval datestamp. Now folded horizontally. £200
MA1509 1920 15th June, stationery registered envelope uprated with d and 1d Admirals, cancelled 'BULAWAYO' dc datestamp, addressed to Pretoria. Opened on three sides, attractive. £55
MA1502 1920 31st August, hand-coloured cover bearing d and 1d x two Admirals, cancelled light 'QUE QUE' dc datestamps, addressed to the United States. £45
RA8588 1920 2nd September, printed two page 'DEED OF TRANSFER' bearing at top strip of three 1 Admirals (SG 279a) plus 10/- and 10 Arms (SG 89, 93) perfined by date '7 / 9 / 20' and light violet oval cancels. £250
MA679 1920 3rd September, attractive coloured Post Card of The Boiling Pot, Victoria Falls, bearing d Admiral crisply cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS', addressed to Cape Town. £25
RA902 1920 17th November, two page MORTGAGE BOND bearing at top of first page 20 Arms (SG 93a), 5 Arms overprint (SG 113e) plus strip of three 1 Admirals (SG 279b) cancelled with two violet oval DEEDS REGISTRY OFFICE / BULAWAYO cachets and each date perfined 17 / 11 / 20. A most attractive combination with lovely strong colours. £300
RA5110 1920 1st October, printed two page DEED OF TRANSFER, inner page bearing 1898 10/- Arms, 1913 5/- and 1 Admirals (SG 89, 275, 279b), perfined by date and violet oval DEEDS REGISTRY OFFICE / BULAWAYO cancel. £80
RA5111 1920 23rd November, typewritten six page DEED OF TRANSFER, inner page bearing 1898 10/- Arms and 1913 1 Admirals x four (SG 89, 279b), perfined by date and violet oval DEEDS REGISTRY OFFICE / BULAWAYO cancels. Most attractive. £140
MA577 1921 11th April, cover bearing pair and single 2d Admirals (SG 257), cancelled large 'LIVINGSTONE' dc datestamps, addressed to Scotland. Reverse flap torn away, attractive triple rate cover. £120
RA6592 1921 26th April, small cover being a folded printed Wedding Invitation, bearing d Admiral, cancelled ENKELDOORN and addressed to England. Underpaid and endorsed T 10c and further struck with script 1d / I.S. / T cachet, then applied with British 1d due pencil cancelled. Delightful. £125
MA1514 1921 14th July, blue company printed cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 257), cancelled 'UMTALI / 14 JUL 1921' dc datestamp, addressed to the USA, arrival strike on front. Opened three sides and corner fault. £45
MA1548 1921 20th October, large printed fancy 'British South Africa Company' land grant, single front page, applied with 1 Admirals horizontal strip of four (SG 278), cancelled in red ink and large rectangular 'LAND SETTLEMENT DEPARTMENT / SALISBURY' cachet. Document now folded with minor peripheral faults and punctures at left. Most attractive. £200
MA575 1921 9th November, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 256), twice cancelled 'NDOLA' dc datestamps, addressed to England. There re-addressed and machine cancelled. Some opening tears at top. £45
MA1495 1922 14th January, printed blue BSA Company QUITRENT receipt, applied with 7/6 Admiral (SG 276a), date perfined and violet handstamp. Issued for one years rent for farm Lembwe. Most attractive. £145
MA1504 1922 15th January, cover bearing d pair plus 2d Admirals, cancelled 'LUSAKAS / 15 JAN 1922 / N.W.RHODESIA' dc datestamps, addressed to Elisabethville. Some staining around stamps and puncture at lower left. £65
MA1498 1922 27th July, cover bearing pair 1d Admirals, cancelled 'PENHALONGA / 27 JUL 1922 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Umtali. £35
MA1549 1922 18th August, large printed fancy 'British South Africa Company' land grant, a most attractive hand-drawn map of said land inserted within. Applied with 1 Admirals horizontal strip of four (SG 311), cancelled in red ink and large rectangular 'LAND SETTLEMENT DEPARTMENT / SALISBURY' cachet. Document now folded with minor peripheral faults and punctures at left. Most attractive. £225
MA1535 1922 16th September, Post Card utilising the BSA Company stationery design, in black on cream. Printed by the Rhodesia Mission Press and bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled part 'UMTAIL' datestamp, addressed to the USA. Unusual. SOLD
MA576 1922 23rd October, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 255), cancelled large part 'NAMWALA' dc datestamp, addressed to England. Few opening tears at top, attractive. £75
RA7161 1922 12th December, typewritten Insolvent Estate document, applied with pair 1 Admirals (SG 311), date perfined (6 / 12 / 22) and violet oval cancel. Attractive. £85
MA1544 1922 19th December, black and white on green Post Card of The Chasm, Victoria Falls, bearing d Admiral, cancelled 'BULAWAYO', addressed to Natal. £15
MA939 1923 25th January, printed INVENTORY with typewritten details of an Estate, applied with Admirals 1/-, 5/- and 7/6 x four (SG 272a, 276, 306), cancelled with violet oval cachets and date perfined '19 / 12 / 22'. Attractive. £110
MA1483 1923 17th April, cover bearing pair 1d Admirals (SG 287), each cancelled 'BULAWAYO STATION 17 APR 1923 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamps. Addressed to Switzerland. Minor staining. £45
MA1533 1923 4th May, FRONT only bearing d Admiral strip of three, cancelled 'GREAT ZIMBABWE' dc datestamps, addressed to Cape Town. £15
MA1476 1923 18th June, most attractive coloured Post Card of Victoria Falls Boating Stage (Tucks Series A), bearing d to 3d Admirals, crisply cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS 18 JUN 1923' dc datestamps. Un-addressed. Lovely. £125
MA1496 1923 18th June, BSA Company printed blue QUITRENT receipt, applied with six 7/6 Admirals (SG 308), each pen cancelled. This being payment for six years rent for Riverside farm. Creased vertically, most attractive and unusual. £350
MA1547 1923 25th June, printed 'Norwich Union Fire Insurance Society, Ltd.' policy form, applied with pair 1/-'s, 2/6 and 5/- Admirals (SG 272a, 303, 276), each pen cancelled. Folded through affecting one 1/- at right. Attractive. £45
MA1500 1923 6th November, cover bearing d and 1d Admirals, lightly cancelled 'PLUMTREE' dc datestamps, addressed to England. £40
MA1526 1923 10th September, cover bearing 1d Admiral, cancelled 'WANKIES / 10 SEP 1923 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Bulawayo. Folded vertically. £35
A241 1923 date unclear, cover bearing 2d Admiral (SG 291), cancelled part 'PLUMTREE' dc datestamp, to England. £30
MA1512 1924 25th February, cover bearing 1d Admiral (SG 287), cancelled 'BULAWAYO', addressed to the Transvaal (E. Tamsen Esq). Lovely and clean. £25
MA1518 1924 21st March, sepia Tucks Post Card of Zambezi River, Victoria Falls bearing 1d Admiral (SG 287), cancelled crisp 'VICTORIA FALLS / 21 MAR 1924 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to the United States. Attractive. £40
ADMIRAL POSTAL STATIONERY
MA1492 1916 8th February, 1d Admiral embossed envelope (embossed flap), cancelled light but crisp 'SHAGARI / 8 FEB 1916 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to England. Light faults at top and flap partially lacking. £75
MA1523 1919 7th January, d Admiral Post Card (H & G 14, without imprint at base), crisply cancelled 'UMVUMA / 7 JAN 1919 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Umtail, arrival strike for the 11th January. £45
MA688 1921 1st February, sepia Post Card of 'The Devils Cataract, Victoria Falls', bearing pair d Admirals, cancelled 'VICTORIA FALLS', addressed to England. £45
MA1524 1922 13th December, 1d Admiral embossed envelope, cancelled crisp 'GWELO / 13 DEC 22 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Gwelo (P. Falk). £60
MA1522 1923 13th April, d Admiral Post Card (H & G 14, without imprint at base), lightly cancelled 'SALISBURY', addressed to Transvaal. £30
MA1521 1923 7th December, d Admiral Newspaper wrapper, crisply cancelled 'SALISBURY / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Gwelo (P. Falk), arrival backstamp. Very scarce. £350
MA1507 1923 13th December, long d Admiral stationery envelope, cancelled alongside the indicium 'RUSAPE / 13 DEC 1923 / S. RHODESIA' dc datestamp, addressed to Gwelo (Mrs. Hilda Falk). Creased through twice, very scarce. £125
MA171 c1922 ? range of five impressions utilising the 'Admiral' head similar to the issued stamps although re-engraved, in a vertical format with a fancy turned design around. Comprising samples struck in claret, pale brown, deep green, deep yellow-brown and bright blue with fine diagonal lines running through. On thin card the reverse of which shows part design similar to that used for security printing. A most unusual group.
 
Note: the 'Admiral' image would suggest some association with the B.S.A.Company, possibly a trial for a revenue useage (cigarette tax ?)
£400
MA980 c1922 ? impression utilising the 'Admiral' head similar to the issued stamps although re-engraved, in a vertical format with a fancy turned design around. Struck in pale brown, with fine diagonal lines running through. On thin card the reverse of which shows part design similar to that used for security printing.
 
Note: the 'Admiral' image would suggest some association with the B.S.A.Company, possibly a trial for a revenue useage (cigarette tax ?)
£80
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