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SR1441 1924 KGV Admiral 6d, black and deep mauve shade. Bock of four. Fine used. SG 7 shade £30
SR1701 Imperforate plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive. Complete set of 13 values, from 1/- to 5/- with both the frame and complete stamp, all in matching upper left corner pairs, gummed paper and each stamp with small security puncture. Odd marginal adhesions, a most attractive group. SG 40-52 plate proofs £750
SR1715 Imperforate plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive. Complete set of 13 values in blocks of four with both frame and completed design of the 1/- to 5/- values. Each marginal from either the top, left or right of the sheet and all showing printer's guide cross in margins. Imperforate on gummed paper, security punctures. Attractive group. SG 40-52 printer’s proofs £1,400
SR1714 Perforated plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive, 1/-. Block of 20 being the upper two rows of the sheet, endorsed in ink in margin 'File Copy 68351', with gum and security punctures. Together with top portion of the original card folder from the Archive, noted as 'SR 19' and with typewritten details of the printing, dated between 19.12.52 and 23.12.52. References to wording, lay colour and plate as being correct. This printing for 450 000 stamps, 3750 pulls. A remarkable and important survivor for this issue. SG 48 plate proofs £400
SR1713 Perforated plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive, 1/6. Block of 20 being the upper two rows of the sheet, endorsed in ink in margin 'File Copy 14405', with gum and security punctures. Together with top portion of the original card folder from the Archive, noted as 'SR 16' and with typewritten details of the printing, dated between 21.1.44 and 26.1.44. References to wording, lay colour and plate as being correct. This printing for 150 000 stamps, 2500 pulls. A remarkable and important survivor for this issue. SG 49 plate proofs £400
SR1712 Perforated plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive, 2/-. Block of 20 being the upper two rows of the sheet, endorsed in ink in margin 'File Copy 292 954', with gum and security punctures. Together with top portion of the original card folder from the Archive, noted as 'SR 19' and with typewritten details of the printing, dated between 8.4.52 and 9.4.52. References to wording, lay colour and plate as being correct. This printing for 210 000 stamps, 3500 pulls. A remarkable and important survivor for this issue. SG 50 plate proofs £400
SR1711 Perforated plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive, 2/6. Block of 20 being the upper two rows of the sheet, endorsed in ink in margin 'File Copy 14445', with gum and security punctures. Together with top portion of the original card folder from the Archive, noted as 'SR 17' and with typewritten details of the printing, dated between 12.6.44 and 14.6.44. References to wording, lay colour and plate as being correct. This printing for 120 000 stamps, 2000 pulls. A remarkable and important survivor for this issue. SG 51 plate proofs £400
SR1710 Perforated plate proofs ex. the Waterlow archive, 5/-. Block of 20 being the upper two rows of the sheet, endorsed in ink in margin 'File Copy 68351', without gum and security punctures. Together with top portion of the original card folder from the Archive, noted as 'SR 14' and with typewritten details of the printing, dated between 30.9.37 and 8.10.37. References to wording, lay colour and plate as being correct. This printing for 72 000 stamps, 1200 pulls. A remarkable and important survivor for this issue. SG 52 plate proofs £500
SR1697 Set of 13, each in a lower marginal pair showing imprint in margins, the ½d and 1d across the interpanneau margin. Lightly hinged and fresh. An uncommon group. SG 40-52 SOLD
SR1699 Set in blocks of four. Hinge traces on upper pairs, lower unmounted. SG 40-52 £200
SR1698 ½d,, 1½d, 4d and 6d, each an upper marginal block of four showing running sheet numbers in margins. Very fine or superb unmounted. SG 40, 42, 43, 44 £30
SR1700 Set in horizontal or vertical pairs, the 1/6 now split. Each boldly cancelled 'UMTALI 25 NOV 1937' First Day of Issue datestamps. A delightful and very scarce group. SG 40-52 £180
SR1705 Set plus 2d and 3d large Falls, each cancelled with 'INYANGA 25 NOV 1937' First Day of Issue datestamps. Together with the Department of Posts and Telegraphs Postal Notice No. 52 of 1937 announcing the issue, this struck with 'INYANGA 26 NOV 1937' datestamp. A remarkable group. SG 40-52, 29-30 £425
SR1525 ½d, pair across the vertical interpanneau margin. Hinged on margin stamps very fine unmounted. SG 40 £15
SR1522 ½d, block of eight across the vertical interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted. SG 40 £40
SR1524 ½d, upper marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted. SG 40 £45
SR1704 ½d, complete vertical block of 24 from upper to lower margin (now folded for display), across the vertical interpanneau margin. Showing the central interpane junction and imprint in lower margin. Some creasing at centre otherwise very fine unmounted. RARE in this format. SG 40 £200
SR1523 ½d, block of eight across the horizontal interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted. SG 40 £50
SR1526 ½d, pair across the vertical interpanneau margin. Very fine used. Scarce as such. SG 40 £35
SR1527 ½d, left marginal block of four showing wide margin to left stamps. Superb unmounted. A RARE multiple. SG 40 vars. £950
SR1529 ½d, showing wide margin at right. Very fine used. Most unusual. SG 40 var. SOLD
SR1528 ½d, pair considerably off-centre upwards into design of stamps at top. Fine used. Striking and most unusual. SG 40 vars. SOLD
SR1454 ½d, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '419' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 40 SOLD
SR1542 ½d & 1d, booklet panes of six of each with slevedge at left. Hinged or unmounted. SG 40-41 booklet panes £25
SR1703 1d, three blocks of four showing a striking contrast of papers, from the original thicker paper to later printings on thin very transparent, design clearly showing through to reverse. Superb unmounted. SG 41 shades £80
SR1443 1d, lower marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin, showing full imprint in margin. Very fine mint or unmounted. Uncommon. SG 41 £75
SR1444 1d, lower marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin, showing full imprint in margin. Very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 41 SOLD
SR1535 1d, pair across the vertical interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 41 £25
SR1532 1d, block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin. Creased through margin otherwise very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 41 £45
SR1531 1d, upper marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin, printer's dot and PLATE NUMBER '43629' in margin. Very fine unmounted. Highly unusual. SG 41 SOLD
SR1537 1d, showing 'tagged ear' flaw (position unknown). Very fine unmounted. SG 41 var. £30
SR1536 1d, showing prominent inking flaws in right value tablet. Very fine used. SG 41 var. £30
SR1533 1d, right marginal block of eight showing extraneous mostly affecting right stamps. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 41 vars. £50
SR1534 1d, right marginal block of six showing extraneous inking overall. Very fine unmounted. Striking and unusual. SG 41 vars. £100
SR1538 1d, left marginal pair showing wide margin to left stamp. Superb unmounted. RARE. SG 41 var. SOLD
SR1539 1½d, upper marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin, printer's guide line in margin. Lightly creased through margin, stamps very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 42 £50
SR1445 1½d, lower marginal block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin, showing full imprint in margin. Hinged on margin and minor creasing, stamps very fine unmounted. Scarce. SG 42 SOLD
SR1541 1½d, lower marginal strip of three across the vertical interpanneau margin, showing full imprint in margin. Very fine used, some marginal perfs. parted. Very scarce. SG 42 £80
SR1540 1½d, vertical pair across the horizontal interpanneau margin. Very fine unmounted. Uncommon. SG 42 £30
SR1455 4d, orange shade later printing on thinner paper, block of four superb unmounted. SG 43 £10
SR1456 4d, orange shade later printing on thinner paper, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 43 £10
SR1459 4d, orange shade later printing on thinner paper, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '59' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 43 SOLD
SR1457 4d, pale orange shade later printing on thinner paper, upper left corner block of four, hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 43 shade SOLD
SR1458 4d, pale orange shade later printing on thinner paper, lower left corner block of four superb unmounted. SG 43 shade £12
SR1446 4d, lower marginal block of four showing full imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 43 SOLD
SR1461 6d, early printing, cream gum, left marginal block of four showing guide cross in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 44 £8
SR1463 6d, early printing, cream gum, upper left corner block of four showing. Superb unmounted. SG 44 £8
SR1460 6d, deeper grey shade later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 44 shade £8
SR1462 6d, deeper grey shade later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four showing guide cross in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 44 shade £8
SR1447 6d, deeper grey shade later printing thinner paper, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 44 shade SOLD
SR1448 8d, emerald-green early printing creamy gum, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 45 £20
SR1466 8d, bluish emerald-green shade earlier printing creamy gum, upper left corner block of four superb unmounted. SG 45 £10
SR1465 8d, bluish emerald-green shade earlier printing creamy gum, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 45 £10
SR1468 8d, bluish emerald-green shade earlier printing creamy gum, left marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 45 £10
SR1467 8d, emerald-green later printing thinner paper, upper left corner block of four superb unmounted. SG 45 £10
SR1464 8d, emerald-green later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 45 £10
SR1706 8d, emerald-green later printing thinner paper, block of 30 being the left half of the sheet. Superb unmounted. SG 45 £75
SR1469 8d, (vivid) emerald-green later printing thinner paper, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '187' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 45 £20
SR1470 8d, (vivid) emerald-green later printing thinner paper, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '419' in margin. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. A striking shade heavily inked and suffusing the paper. SG 45 £45
SR1471 9d, pale blue early printing creamy gum, block of four superb unmounted. SG 46 £8
SR1477 9d, pale blue early printing creamy gum, upper left corner block of four. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 46 £8
SR1478 9d, pale blue early printing creamy gum, lower left corner block of four, superb unmounted. SG 46 £8
SR1475 9d, pale blue early printing creamy gum, lower marginal block of four, superb unmounted. SG 46 £8
SR1479 9d, pale blue early printing creamy gum, lower right corner block of four, superb unmounted. SG 46 £8
SR1480 9d, brighter pale blue shade later printing, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '260' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 46 shade SOLD
SR1449 9d, brighter pale blue shade later printing, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 46 shade SOLD
SR1481 10d, purple early printing creamy gum, block of four superb unmounted. SG 47 £12
SR1482 10d, purple early printing creamy gum, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 47 £12
SR1486 10d, purple early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '439' in margin. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 47 SOLD
SR1483 10d, lighter purple shade later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four superb unmounted. SG 47 shade £12
SR1485 10d, lighter purple shade later printing thinner paper, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '393' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 47 shade £20
SR1487 10d, lighter purple shade later printing thinner paper, upper right corner block of six showing running sheet number '497' in margin. Crease in margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 47 shade £25
SR1484 10d, lighter purple shade later printing thinner paper, left marginal block of four, superb unmounted. SG 47 shade £12
SR1493 1/-, black and blue-green early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '135' in margin. Some marginal perfs. split, superb unmounted. SG 48 £20
SR1491 1/-, black and (brighter) blue-green shade later printing, upper left corner block of four. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 48 shade £20
SR1488 1/-, black and (brighter) blue-green shade later printing, left marginal block of four showing printer's guide cross in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 48 shade £20
SR1489 1/-, black and (brighter) blue-green shade later printing, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 48 shade £20
SR1492 1/-, black and (brighter) blue-green shade later printing, lower left corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 48 shade £20
SR1450 1/-, black and (brighter) blue-green shade later printing, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Hinged on upper pair lower unmounted. SG 48 shade £30
SR1702 1/-, black and blue-green, three copies showing upwards and rightwards shift of head plate, normal for comparison. Fine used. SG 48 vars. £20
SR1543 1/-, black and blue-green, lower left corner copy showing large black inking flaw at right of King, most likely a thread on the plate. Hinged on margin stamp superb unmounted. A most unusual flaw for this issue. SG 48 var. SOLD
SR1499 1/6, black and orange-yellow early printing creamy gum, upper left corner block of four. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 49 £70
SR1502 1/6, black and orange-yellow early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '235' in margin. Diagonal gum bend, superb unmounted. SG 49 £70
SR1497 1/6, black and orange-yellow early printing creamy gum, lower marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 49 £70
SR1500 1/6, black and orange-yellow early printing creamy gum, lower right corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 49 £75
SR1496 1/6, black and (deeper)orange-yellow shade early printing creamy gum, upper marginal block of four. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 49 shade £70
SR1501 1/6, black and (deeper)orange-yellow shade early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '92' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 49 shade £90
SR1498 1/6, black and yellow-orange shade later printing thinner paper, upper left corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 49 shade SOLD
SR1495 1/6, black and yellow-orange shade later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 49 shade £70
SR1451 1/6, black and yellow-orange shade later printing thinner paper, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Hinged on upper pair lower unmounted. SG 49 shade £100
SR1494 1/6, black and (deeper)orange-yellow shade later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 49 shade £75
SR1544 1/6, showing downwards shift of headplate. Superb unmounted. SG 49 var. £75
SR1506 2/-, black and brown, early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '403' in margin. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 50 £150
SR1504 2/-, black and brown, early printing creamy gum, lower marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 50 £120
SR1505 2/-, black and brown, later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 50 £120
SR1453 2/-, black and brown, later printing thinner paper, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 50 SOLD
SR1503 2/-, black and (reddish)brown shade, later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 50 shade £120
SR1452 2/-, black and (yellowish)brown shade, later printing thinner paper, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Upper left stamp with some surface marking otherwise superb unmounted. SG 50 shade £125
SR1545 2/-, showing downwards shift of headplate. Very fine mint. Scarce. SG 50 var. £125
SR1508 2/6, ultramarine and purple, early printing creamy gum, upper marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 51 £75
SR1510 2/6, ultramarine and (reddish)purple shade, later printing thinner paper, upper left corner block of four. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 51 shade £80
SR1507 2/6, (lighter)ultramarine and (reddish)purple shade, later printing thinner paper, upper marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 51 shade £75
SR1509 2/6, (lighter)ultramarine and purple shade, later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 51 shade £75
SR1511 2/6, (lighter)ultramarine and purple shade, later printing thinner paper, lower left corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 51 shade SOLD
SR1512 2/6, (lighter)ultramarine and purple shade, later printing thinner paper, lower right corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 51 shade £80
SR1513 2/6, ultramarine and purple, block of four on piece. Very fine used. SG 51 £30
SR1515 5/-, blue and blue-green, early printing creamy gum, upper marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 52 £75
SR1546 5/-, blue and blue-green, early printing creamy gum, lower marginal part imprint. Superb unmounted. SG 52 £20
SR1518 5/-, blue and (lighter)blue-green shade, early printing creamy gum, upper right corner block of four showing running sheet number '412' in margin. Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 52 shade £90
SR1517 5/-, blue and (lighter)blue-green shade, early printing creamy gum, lower right corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 52 shade SOLD
SR1519 5/-, blue and (brighter)blue-green shade, later printing thinner paper, upper left corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 52 shade £85
SR1514 5/-, blue and (brighter)blue-green shade, later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 52 shade £80
SR1516 5/-, deeper blue and blue-green shade, later printing thinner paper, right marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 52 shade £75
SR1547 5/, blue and blue-green, upper marginal pair, right stamp showing over-inked impression of the King, resultant smudging. Superb unmounted. Lovely and most unusual for this issue. SG 52 and var. £225
SR1520 5/, blue and blue-green, lower marginal block of four showing imprint in margin. Very fine used cancelled ‘RAYLTON’ central datestamp. Lovely. SG 52 £25
SR1521 5/, blue and blue-green, block of eight. Very fine used. Lovely. SG 52 £25
SR1716 1937 25th November, five covers printed on reverse flap with 'RHODESIA REGIMENT / 1st Bn.' crest, bearing KGVI set less 2/6 (SG 40-52 less 51). Each sent registered from MACHEKE on the First Day of Issue and addressed to Captain L. E. Creasy, Umtail. A lovely group £175
SR1709 1937 25th November, three covers bearing KGVI complete set (SG 40-52), each sent registered from PLUMTREE on the First Day of Issue, locally addressed. Staining affecting 1/- otherwise a lovely group £125
SR1708 1937 25th November, three printed 'Selfridge &Co.' covers, bearing KGVI complete set (SG 40-52). Each sent registered from SALISBURY on the First Day of Issue. A lovely and scarce group £225
SR1707 1947 15th April, large cover bearing KGVI definitive complete set, 2d and 3d large Falls plus Royal Visit pair. Cancelled with crisp oval crested 'ROYAL TOUR / SOUTHERN RHODESIA' datestamps. Addressed to Salisbury. Delightful. SOLD
F394 REVENUE 1964, lower portion of the printed form ‘Personal Tax Act, 1961 / Record of Employees’ bearing 32 examples of the £1 red Personal Tax stamp, either rouletted or perf. 12½, plus single 3/4d roulette on front, then a further 18 £1 red rouletted on reverse. Each with date handstamp between January and May 1964. Unusual to see the £1 duty used as such. Mewett 343 C and D, 341 SOLD
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