SOUTH AFRICA
FEATURED ITEM
1961 12c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Major variety YELLOW OMITTED. Left marginal horizontal strip of seven, BOTH left stamps affected and a small portion of the third. Superb unmounted. RARE IN THIS COMPLETE FORMAT. SG 207 / 207a
£3,000
Last update: 25th March, 2021
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
SA1875 1961, green rexine folder of horizontal format, internally printed 'DEPARTMENT OF POSTS AND TELEGRAPHS' and containing the first decimal definitive set of 13, along with the same for South West Africa of 15. Further with the publicity leaflet for the South Africa issue and also bilingual booklet giving details of the issue value by value. An unusual group. SG 198-210, 171-185 £90
SA2189 1961-1974 first decimal definitive. A COMPLETE collection of these issues comprising all types, watermarks, papers, coils and phosphor bands, as listed in SACC, excluding the very scarce 2c chalky paper wmk. facing right. (SACC 239a, SG 242w). A total of 181 stamps. Superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. Between SACC 197-337, SG 198-325 £375
SA3083 1961 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Complete set of 13 values, superb unmounted. SG 198-210 £20
SA4910 1961 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Complete set of 13 values plus all additional printings and c and 1c coil stamps in strips of four, a total of 24 stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 198-210 £35
SA6267 1961 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Complete set of 13 values cylinder blocks of four, plus additional c, all 1c and 2c types (22 blocks, as listed in SACC). Superb unmounted. SG 198-210 £120
SA2206 1963 c and 1c decimal definitives, each in a proving coil strip of 22. Superb unmounted. SG 198b, 199b £20
SA6269 1961 c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower two rows of the sheet (now folded), showing cylinder numbers '34 9 2' and black running sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 198 £8
SA2334 1963 c decimal definitives coil stamps. A highly specialised collection comprising eight of the ten 'proving' strips, less no. 1 and 4. Each in a strip of 22 or 24, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 198b
 
Note: this coil duty was printed in strips of 220 stamps. Examination of the intact strip revealed numerous small flaws, which can be used to identify the 'position' of individual proving strips.
£110
SA2124 1961 c decimal definitive, Arms wmk, coil stamps. Strip of seven showing rightwards shift of red printing. Hinged on two stamps, otherwise unmounted. SG unlisted SACC 197b vars. £40
SA2910 1963 1c decimal definitives coil stamps. A highly specialised collection comprising the ten 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22 or 24, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 199b
 
Note: this coil duty was printed in strips of 220 stamps. Examination of the intact strip revealed numerous small flaws, which can be used to identify the 'position' of individual proving strips.
£175
SA6271 1961 1c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Two lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers 'S19 S24' in margins, the first original printing and second a letter on whiter paper and with red running sheet number below. Superb unmounted. SG 200 £8
SA6276 1961 2c decimal definitive, type I, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'Y4A Y1A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 202 £3
SA6275 1961 2c decimal definitive, type I, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'Y4B Y1B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 202 £3
SA6274 1961 2c decimal definitive, type I, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'Y4D Y1D' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 202 £3
SA4089 1961 2c decimal definitive, type I, Arms wmk. Lower left corner horizontal strip of five, cylinder numbers in margin, showing numerous fine purple lines running through. Superb unmounted. SG 202 vars. £25
SA6277 1961 2c decimal definitive, type II, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'S15 S18' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 202b £3
SA4307 1961 2c decimal definitive, type II, Arms wmk. Right marginal showing part of design missing at right. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 202b var. £30
SA2671 1961 2c decimal definitive, type II, Arms wmk. Horizontal pair showing good downwards shift of green printing. Both lightly hinged. SG 202b vars. £20
SA6280 1961 3c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'S16 21' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 203 £12
SA6282 1961 10c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '101 114' in margin. In addition smaller perforation holes and narrow lower margin, this a later printing. Superb unmounted. SG 206 £5
SA6285 1961 12c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of ten, showing cylinder numbers '118 106 30' in margin. This apparently a later printing, the green ink markedly matt in appearance. Superb unmounted. SG 207 £15
SA6385 1961 12c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower right corner block of eight, showing sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 207 £15
SA5034 1961 12c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Major variety YELLOW OMITTED. Left marginal horizontal strip of seven, BOTH left stamps affected and a small portion of the third. Superb unmounted. RARE IN THIS COMPLETE FORMAT. SG 207 / 207a £3,000
SA6283 1961 20c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '97 29 103' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 208 £12
SA4557 1961 20c decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Showing white line under '20c'. Superb unmounted. SG 208 var. £12
SA4563 1961 R1 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Lower left corner copy showing vertical white line below 'R1'. Superb unmounted. SG 210 var. £15
SA4884 1961 R1 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Showing broken 'U' of 'REPUBLIC' flaw, right marginal. Superb unmounted. SG 210 var. £35
SA2373 1961 R1 decimal definitive, Arms wmk. Showing broken 'U' of 'REPUBLIC' flaw, right stamp in a right marginal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 210 and var. £45
SA3084 1961-63 decimal definitive, no wmk. Complete set of nine values. Superb unmounted. SG 211-219 £20
SA4918 1961-63 decimal definitive, no wmk. Complete set of nine values plus all additional printings including 2c on green toned paper and 10c emerald green. A total of 15 stamps. Superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. SG 211-219 £90
SA3110 1961-63 decimal definitive, no wmk. Complete set of nine values blocks of four. Superb unmounted. SG 211-219 £80
SA6286 1961-63 decimal definitive, no wmk. Complete set of nine values cylinder blocks of four, including all printings except 2c on green toned paper and 10c emerald green printings. A total of 24 blocks. Superb unmounted. SG 211-219 £150
SA6287 1961 1c decimal definitive, no. wmk. Lower right corner vertical block of 12, showing cylinder numbers 'S11B S7B' and red sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 211 £5
SA432 1961 1c decimal definitive, no. wmk. Upper marginal arrow block of four, showing good shift of red printing right, doubling the Aloe image. Superb unmounted. SG 211 £25
SA4889 1963 2c definitive, no wmk. Lower right corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '16 86' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 212 £30
SA6291 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., deep violet and green shade. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'D 3 5' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 213 £4
SA6289 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., deep violet and green shade. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'S 15 S 18' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 213 £3
SA5840 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., deep violet and green shade. Vertical block of ten being the right two columns of the sheet, showing second strike of perforations through right margin and into right stamps. Hinge strengthened at top otherwise unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 213 and vars. £150
SA6288 1961 2c definitive, no. wmk., violet and green shade. Lower two rows of the sheet (now folded), showing cylinder numbers 'S 15 S 18' and red sheet numbers in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 213a vars. £12
SA4571 1961 2c definitive, no. wmk., violet and green shade. Horizontal strip of three showing numerous fine violet lines running horizontally through. Superb unmounted. SG 213a vars. £35
SA4308 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Upper marginal, superb unmounted. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £10
SA4576 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Vertical block of ten from the centre of the sheet showing arrows in margins. Hinged on margins stamps superb unmounted. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £100
SA4577 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Right marginal vertical block of ten. Hinged on margins stamps superb unmounted. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £100
SA2144 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'A 12 11' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £45
SA4575 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Left marginal vertical block of ten, showing cylinder 'A 12 11'. Hinged on margins, stamps superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £110
SA6290 1963 2c definitive, no watermark, on green toned paper. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'B 12 11' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £45
SA2145 1963 2c definitive, no wmk., on green toned paper. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'C 12 11' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted. SACC 212c £45
SA4647 1961 3c decimal definitive, no wmk. Lower marginal vertical strip of three and partial fourth at top, showing upwards shift of perforations and dramatic upwards shift of the black printing, this from the following sheet with the black horizontal marginal bar now running through the third stamp. The strip apparently previously would have had the black printing omitted had this upwards shift not taken place. Creased through vertically. A very dramartic error, RARE. SG 214 var. £950
SA6303 1961 5c definitive, no. wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '31 S1' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 215 £3
SA6296 1961 7c definitive, no. wmk. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers 'S21 S20' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 216 £3
SA5826 1961 7c definitive, no. wmk. Lower left corner horizontal strip of four, cylinder number in margin, showing progressive MISSING BROWN PRINTING, from left to right. The left stamp with inscription and value omitted. Superb unmounted. Striking and very scarce. SG 216 vars. SOLD
SA6297 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and green shade. Lower right corner strip of six, showing cylinder '101 114' and black sheet number '14732' below stamps 5-6. Superb unmounted. SG 217 £15
SA2375 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and emerald shade. Superb unmounted. SG 217a £50
AS398 1961 decimal definitive, no wmk., 10c sepia and emerald. Superb fresh unmounted mint. PFSA certificate (1985, then listed as SG 217Eaa). SG 217a £55
SA2377 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and emerald shade. Lower right corner block of four. Superb unmounted. SG 217a £200
SA6299 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and emerald shade. Lower left corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '101 114' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 217a £225
SA2417 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and emerald shade. Lower right corner strip of five, showing cylinder '101 114' and proving black sheet number '30951' below stamps 4-5. Hinged on margin, stamps superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 217a £250
SA3092 1961 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia and emerald shade. Very fine used. SG 217a £15
SA6298 1963 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., sepia-brown and light green shade. Lower marginal pair showing proving red sheet number '7349' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 217b £8
SA6300 1961 20c decimal definitive. no wmk. Lower right corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '27 6 60A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 218 £25
SA6301 1961 20c decimal definitive. no wmk. Lower right corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '27 6 60B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 218 £25
SA2660 1961 50c decimal definitive. no wmk. Upper right corner block of four, showing sheet number in margin. Hinged on margin, stamps superb unmounted. SG 219 £35
SA6302 1961 50c decimal definitive. no wmk. Lower right corner block of four, showing cylinder numbers '70 54' and red sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 219 £35
SA4907 1961 3c 1st Flight Anniversary. Horizontal pair showing upwards shift of the orange printing. Superb unmounted. SG 220 vars. £12
SA4848 1962 2c Volkspele. Upper marginal arrow strip of four showing rightwards shift of orange printing. Superb unmounted. SG 221 vars. £12
SA4908 1962 2c Volkspele. Upper marginal block of four, lower left stamp showing 'smoking man' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 221 and var. £15
SA5825 1962 2c British Settlers Monument. Lower right corner copy showing major variety JOINED PAPER, clearly through the centre of the stamp and overall in margin. Very fine unmounted. RARE. SG 222 var. £175
SA4855 1963 2c Kirstenbosch. Lower right corner block of four cylinder numbers in margin, showing good red ink smear running through both left stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 224 and vars. £40
SA3398 1963 2c Kirstenbosch. Block of ten being the upper two rows of the sheet, showing cylinder 'A' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon in this format. SG 224 £15
SA3399 1963 2c Kirstenbosch. Block of ten being the upper two rows of the sheet, showing cylinder 'B' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon in this format. SG 224 £15
SA3449 1963 2c Red Cross. Horizontal pair showing fine black line running through. Superb unmounted. SG 225 vars. £10
SA3440 1963 2c Red Cross. Upper left corner horizontal strip of six, showing good double doctor blade lines running from margin through all stamps. Hinged in margin which is also thinned, stamps unmounted. Striking. SG 225 vars. £75
SA5052 1963 2c Red Cross. Upper left corner horizontal strip of seven, printed on creased paper showing resultant white lines running through. Very fine unmounted. Striking and unusual. SG 225 vars. £125
SA4849 1963 12c Red Cross. Vertical pair showing fine blue lines running through. Superb unmounted. SG 226 vars. £12
SA3085 1963-67 decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Complete set of ten values. Superb unmounted. SG 227-236 £55
SA4919 1963-67 decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Complete set of ten values plus all additional printings and watermark types, a total of 19 stamps. Superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. SG 227-236 £90
SA6307 1963-67 decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Complete set of ten values plus all additional printings and watermark types, corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers in margins. A total of 32 blocks. Superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. SG 227-236 SOLD
SA6317 1964 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers 'S33A/B S13A/B' plus red sheet number for the 'B' block in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 227 £3
SA6316 1964 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers 'S25 S23A/B' plus red sheet number for the 'B' block in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 227 £3
SA4065 1963 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Horizontal pair showing good red inking smudges across both stamps. Very fine unmounted. SG 227 vars. £25
SA4081 1963 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Upper right corner block of four showing good red inking smudges across three stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 227 and vars. £30
SA440 1963 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner cylinder 'S 25 S 23 A' block of eight, showing shift or red printing up, doubling the Aloe image. Superb unmounted. SG 227 vars. £35
SA4917 1963 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. reversed, chalk surfaced paper. Complete sheet of 200. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 227w £50
SA4891 1966 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Cylinder 'S19 S24' block of four, superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 228 £10
SA6320 1963 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk, chalk surfaced paper, violet and green. Lower right corner blocks of four, showing cylinder numbers '12 11', in additional all four 'A', 'B', 'C' and 'D' panes to the black sheet numbers. Superb unmounted. SG 230 £10
SA6321 1963 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk, chalk surfaced paper, reddish violet and green shade. Lower right corner blocks of four, showing cylinder numbers '12 11', in additional all four 'A', 'B', 'C' and 'D' panes to the black sheet numbers. Superb unmounted. SG 230 shade £12
SA4888 1963 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk, chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner block of six showing numerous small inking flaws on upper left stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 230 and vars. £15
SA4556 1963 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk, chalk surfaced paper. Right marginal horizontal block of 12 showing numerous small inking flaws on three stamps in the upper row. Superb unmounted. SG 230 and vars. £15
SA2413 1966 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. inverted (facing left), chalk surfaced paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '60 S 27' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 230aw (SACC 229a) £25
SA4887 1966 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. inverted (facing left), chalk surfaced paper. Complete sheet of 100, superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 230aw (SACC 229a) £125
SA6314 1966 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '31 S1' and red sheet number (serifed) in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 231 £5
SA6312 1966 7c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. sideways, chalk surfaced paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers 'S21 S20' and red sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 232a £75
SA6311 1967 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, sepia-brown and green. Right marginal block of 20 showing cylinder numbers '51B 121B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 233a £12
SA6309 1965 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, deep turquoise-blue, carmine and flesh shade. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '27 6 60B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 234a £8
SA3098 1966 50c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA', chalk surfaced paper, wmk. clearly showing. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder number '70 54' and red sheet number '1077' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 235 £80
SA4553 1966 50c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA', chalk surfaced paper, wmk. hardly visible. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder number '70 54' and red sheet number '2949' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 235 £80
SA2412 1966 R1 decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA', chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '12 177' in margin. Superb unmounted. Difficult. SG 236 £175
SA5409 1966 R1 decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA', chalk surfaced paper. Right marginal showing broken 'U' of 'REPUBLIC' flaw. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 236 var. (SACC 235a) £60
SA4862 1963 2c Transkei Assembly. Left marginal pair, left stamp showing 'falling brick' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 237 and var. £12
SA3454 1963 2c Transkei Assembly. Lower left corner pair, left stamp showing 'shutter' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 237 and var. £15
SA3086 1964-68 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Complete set of eight values plus additional shades of c, 1c and 12c. Superb unmounted. (SG between 238-251) SACC 236-243 £10
SA6323 1964-68 decimal definitive, designs redrawn and new 15c value, wmk. 'RSA', chalk surfaced paper. The original printings of the c, 1c, 2c, 2c, 3c, 12c, 15c and R1, a complete set of all cylinder blocks including reprints of the c x 2, 1c x 3, 2c and 12c x 2 with all A, B, C and D types as relevant, a total of 40 blocks. Superb unmounted. (SG between 238-251) SACC 236-243 SOLD
SA6334 1967 1c decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, red and pale grey shade. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '210 209 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 239 shade SACC 237 shade £10
SA6335 1968 1c decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, red and pale bluish grey shade. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '219 218 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 239 shade SACC 237a shade £10
SA6333 1967 2c decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, violet and green. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '17 23 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 242, SACC 239 £12
SA6331 1964 3c decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, red and deep blue. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers 'G 8 G 15 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 243, SACC 240 £6
SA6328 1966 12c decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper, red, pale yellow and blue-green. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers 'G13 12 10 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 247a, SACC 241a £15
SA6326 1967 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '208 207 206 A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 248, SACC 242 £6
SA6325 1967 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '208 207 206 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 248, SACC 242 £6
SA2666 1968 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Upper right corner block of six, lower left stamp showing 'broken tower' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 248 and var., SACC 242 and var. £20
SA6324 1967 R1 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' wmk., chalk surfaced paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers 'G 11 4 6 A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 251, SACC 243 £8
SA3087 1967-71 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Complete set of 13 values. Superb unmounted. (SG between 238b-251) SACC 261-273 £18
SA5162 1967-71 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Complete set of 13 values plus additional printings of the c, 1c, 1c x 2, 5c, 7c, 50c and R1 and 2c, 5c and 10c coil stamps as listed (a total of 24 stamps). Superb unmounted. (SG between 238b-251) SACC 261-273a £35
SA4914 1967-71 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Complete set of 13 values blocks of four. Superb unmounted. (SG between 238b-251) SACC 261-273 £70
SA2420 1967-71 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Complete set of 13 values cylinder blocks, including ALL additional printings as listed in SACC (a total of 52 blocks). Superb unmounted. A difficult group. (SG between 238b-251) SACC 261-273 SOLD
SA3091 1967-71 decimal definitive, redrawn designs, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. 2c, 5c and 10c coil stamps. Complete set of 3 values. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 264a, 267b, 269a £15
SA4086 1964 c decimal definitive, wmk. RSA. Upper marginal block of 12 showing downwards shift of red printing resulting in 'double beaks'. Superb unmounted. SG 238 vars. £20
SA3455 1964 c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Upper marginal block of 15 centre stamp showing 'sneeze' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 238 and var. £20
SA4559 1964 c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Lower left corner cylinder block of four showing downwards shift of perforations. Superb unmounted. SG 238 vars. £15
SA2466 1964 c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. B.P.A. certificate (1966). SG 238a £275
SA3439 1967 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Showing good white line running vertically through. Superb unmounted. SG 239 var. £25
SA3446 1968 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Block of four, upper right stamp showing broken 'C' of 'AFRICA' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 239 and var. £10
SA4079 1967 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Vertical strip of the, now folded, showing fine red lines running vertically through, mostly affecting lower stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 239 vars. £15
SA4558 1967 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Lower right corner cylinder 'S 25S 23A' block of nine showing downwards shift of perforations. Superb unmounted. SG 239 vars. £20
SA6353 1968 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '261 260 A/D' and sheet number in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 262a £12
SA6354 1968 1c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche. Lower left corner blocks of six showing cylinder numbers '247 248 A/B' and red sheet number in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 240a, SACC 263a £6
SA4881 1968 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coil stamp. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted 241 var., SACC 264a £5
SA2389 1968 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coil stamp. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted 241 var., SACC 264a SOLD
SA3057 1968 2c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, Swiss paper coil stamps. A highly specialised collection comprising the five 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 241 var., see footnote, SACC 264a £375
SA4566 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Upper marginal block of four, upper right stamp showing 'flare' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 242 and var. £15
SA2415 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Cylinder '12 11' lower left corner block of four showing rightwards shift of green printing. Superb unmounted. SG 242 vars. £20
SA2668 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Two matching upper right corner blocks of four in violet and reddish violet shades and both showing 'new moon' flaws on lower right stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 242, 242a vars. £25
SA2667 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Upper right corner block of six showing 'new moon' flaw on lower right stamp plus additional strike of horizontal perforations in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 242 and var. £20
SA1903 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA'. Vertical block of ten down the sheet, showing dramatic upwards and sideways shift of perforations, giving the appearance of being imperforate between. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 242 vars. £200
SA5411 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA', wmk. top of 'RSA" to left. Very fine used, very scarce. SG 242w £75
SA6355 1967 2c decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '17 23 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 265 £16
SA4076 1964 3c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Right marginal vertical strip of four, showing missing perf. hole on each alternate stamp at lower right corner. Superb unmounted. SG 243 and vars. £15
SA5837 1964 3c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower right corner block of four, cylinder numbers in margin, showing double strike of perforations in lower margin and just into stamps. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 243 and var. £85
SA5830 1964 3c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Horizontal block of ten being the lower two rows of the sheet, cylinder numbers in margin, showing double strike of perforations in lower margin and considerably into stamps. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 243 and var. £275
SA6351 1972 3c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, brown-red and deep blue. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '238 239 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 243a £25
SA4572 1968 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. Upper marginal block of four showing large greenish blue ink blob affecting both upper stamps. Lower right stamp creased otherwise superb unmounted. SG 244 and var. £45
SA2390 1968 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted 244 var., SACC 267b £75
SA3062 1968 5c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, Swiss paper coils. A highly specialised collection comprising the five 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 244 var., see footnote, SACC 267b £375
SA6349 1968 10c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 246a, SACC 269 £15
SA6348 1968 10c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 246a, SACC 269 £15
SA2391 1968 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coils. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted 246 var. see footnote, SACC 269a £120
SA3066 1968 10c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, Swiss paper coils. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 2. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details, together with outer coil wrapper. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 246 var., see footnote, SACC 269a £130
SA5839 1964 12c decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. Vertical block of 10 being the left two columns of the sheet, cylinder numbers in margin, showing second strike of perforations through the margin and partially into left stamps. Superb unmounted. Very scarce. SG 247 and vars. £150
SA2672 1967 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner cylinder '281 280 279 B' block of four, lower left stamp showing 'smoking chimney' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 248 and var. £12
SA6346 1968 20c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '242 243 244 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 249a, SACC 271 £25
SA6347 1968 20c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '242 243 244 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 249a, SACC 271 £25
SA6345 1968 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '255 256' and red sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 272 £12
SA6343 1971 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '424 423 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 272a £10
SA6342 1971 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '424 423 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 272a £10
SA6341 1971 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '437 436 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 272a £10
SA4309 1968 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Showing weak impression of the black printing. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 250 var. £40
SA4084 1968 50c re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Showing black inking lines at upper right. Superb unmounted. SG 250 var. £10
SA6339 1968 R1 re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '259 258 257 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 273 £20
SA6338 1968 R1 re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '259 258 257 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 273a £20
SA6337 1971 R1 re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '440 439 438 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 273a £20
SA6336 1971 R1 re-drawn decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '440 439 438 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 273a £20
SA4562 1965 R1 decimal definitive, 'RSA' wmk. Upper marginal showing blue smear running horizontally through. Superb unmounted SG 251 var. £12
SA4560 1971 R1 decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, Harrison paper. Lower left corner block of six showing downwards shifts of both the orange and more-so the dark blue printing. Superb unmounted. SG 251 group, SACC 273a vars. £150
SA2120 1971 R1 decimal definitive, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, Harrison paper. Lower two rows of the sheet showing cylinder numbers, in addition with downwards shifts of both the orange and more-so the dark blue printing, clearly affecting the relevant cylinder numbers in margin. Creased through margin only at left, superb unmounted. SG 251 group, SACC 273a vars. £225
SA3456 1964 2c South African Rugby. Lower marginal 'arrow' block of four showing good downwards misplacement of perforations affecting the right pair. Superb unmounted. SG 252 and vars. £20
SA5060 1964 2c Calvin. Block of six, showing numerous white inking flaws overall. Hinged on one stamp otherwise very fine unmounted. Most unusual. SG 254 vars. £70
SA6152 1964 2c Calvin. Major variety JOINED PAPER, this by a rather crude tape which has now seeped into the paper and become somewhat tacky. Most unusual. SG 254 and var. £150
SA5065 1964 12c Nursing. Block of four showing blue ink smudging at top of lower stamps. Hinged on upper pair, lower unmounted. SG 257 and var. £20
SA4861 1964 12c Nursing. Left marginal arrow block of six, showing blue ink smudging between right four stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 257 and vars. £20
SA4852 1965 2c ITU. Vertical strip of three showing weak blue printing, no lines on globe. Superb unmounted. SG 258 vars. £10
SA4853 1965 2c ITU. Vertical pair showing upwards shift or the orange printing, also blue lines under '1965' on both. Superb unmounted. SG 258 vars. £20
SA4850 1965 2c ITU. Showing dramatic downwards shift of preforations. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 258 var. £20
SA5827 1965 2c ITU,. Left marginal block of four showing dramatic downwards shift of perforations, now appearing as imperfect. between. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 258 vars. £85
SA3457 1966 1c Fifth Anniversary. Upper marginal block of four, showing down and leftwards shift of green printing. Superb unmounted. SG 262 vars. £25
SA3442 1966 2c Fifth Anniversary. Horizontal pair, left stamp showing fine blue vertical line running through. Superb unmounted. SG 263 and vars. £10
SA4851 1966 2c Fifth Anniversary. Vertical pair, left stamp showing downwards shift of deep blue printing. Superb unmounted. SG 263 vars. £15
SA4854 1966 3c Fifth Anniversary. Horizontal pair showing rightwards shift of red printing, normal pair for comparison. Superb unmounted. SG 264 and var. £12
SA5063 1966 7c Fifth Anniversary. Left marginal pair, upper stamp showing broken 'T' of 'SOUTH' (apparently constant). Hinged on margin stamps superb unmounted. SG 265 and var. £10
SA317 1966 Fifth Anniversary of the Republic. The set of four values printed on wmk. RSA tete-beche paper, as produced for the specially printed U.P.U. presentation booklet. Very scarce. SG 262-265 vars. (see footnote) £250
SA3458 1966 2c Verwood Commemoration. Left marginal vertical strip of three, upper stamp showing extra window flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 266 and var. £15
SA3459 1966 3c Verwood Commemoration. Horizontal strip of three, centre stamp showing scar on forehead flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 267 and var. £20
SA4860 1966 3c Verwood Commemoration. Upper right corner block of four showing upwards shift of the brown printing. Superb unmounted. SG 267 vars. £20
SA2411 1966 3c Verwoerd Commemoration. Left marginal pair, the left stamp a light impression and right showing a much weaker impression, this probably the stamp before the major variety BLACKISH BROWN (PORTRAIT) OMITTED. Hinged on margin, stamps superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 267 var . £450
SA3460 1966 12c Verwood Commemoration. Lower marginal vertical strip of three, upper stamp showing flaming hair flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 268 and var. £20
SA5031 1968 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Plate proof in blue, imperforate and printed on thicker paper to the issued stamps. Lower marginal block of four. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SACC 269 var.
 
Note: a complete sheet of this proof has recently surfaced, it's exact status is not known
£300
SA6157 1967 450th Anniversary of Reformation. Essays for the issue in close to issued images of both values on photographic type glossy paper, applied to a perforated piece and then onto thick black cards. The images in a somewhat brighter colours than the issued stamps. Highly unusual and may well be unique. SG 269-270 essays £350
SA6144 1967 2c 450th Anniversary of Reformation. Upper marginal vertical block of nine, both lower left corner stamps showing strong black inking smudges running diagonally through. Superb unmounted. SG 269 and vars. £40
SA6145 1967 2c 450th Anniversary of Reformation. Lower marginal block of eight, showing strong black inking smudge running diagonally through stamp 1/3 of the block. Superb unmounted. SG 269 and var. £35
SA2421 1969 c and 1c new colours decimal definitives, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Complete set of A, B, C and D cylinder blocks for each value. Superb unmounted. SG 276-277, SACC 281-282 £10
SA6352 1969 c new colours decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk. Lower left corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '264 265 266 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 276, SACC 281 £6
SA4094 1969 c new colour decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coils. Strip of 5 stamps showing slight doubling of blue printing. Superb unmounted. SG 276a vars. £15
SA2392 1969 c new colour decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coils. Proving strip of 22 stamps, superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 276a £45
SA2316 1969 c new colour decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., coils. A highly specialised collection comprising all ten 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 276a
 
Note: this coil duty was printed in strips of 220 stamps. Examination of the intact strip revealed numerous small flaws, which can be used to identify the 'position' of individual proving strips.
£225
SA2181 1969 1c new colours decimal definitive. Lower right corner block of four cylinder '414 415 B', showing shift of running sheet number into design of stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 277 var. £10
SA4856 1969 2c South African Games. Upper left corner pair, left stamp showing 'swarm of bees' flaw (row 1/1). Superb unmounted. SG 278 and var. £8
SA4857 1969 2c and 12c South African Games. Pairs of each showing 'swarm of bees' flaws (row 1/1). Superb unmounted. SG 278 and var., 279 and var. £20
SA3461 1969 2c South African Games. Block of four, lower right stamp showing large dot below rings flaw (row 3/4). Superb unmounted. SG 278 and var. £15
SA4858 1969 2c and 12c South African Games. Pair and single, showing large dot below rings flaw (row 3/4). Superb unmounted. SG 278 and var., 279 var. £20
SA3088 1969-72 decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Complete set of 15 values. Superb unmounted. SG 282-296 £15
SA6381 1969-70 decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Complete set of 11 values printed on Swiss paper, lower left or right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers in margins, the c, 1c, 1c and 2c all four 'A, B, C and D' types the remaining 2c, 3c - 20c 'A' and 'B' types. Very fine or superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. SG unlisted, SACC 287, 288, 289, 290, 291, 292, 294, 296, 298, 299, 301 SOLD
SA6389 1970-71 decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Complete set of 14 values printed on Harrison paper, lower left or right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers in margins, the c, 1c, 1c and 2c all four 'A, B, C and D' types the remaining 2c, 3c - 20c 'A' and 'B' types. A complete range of the various paper types, 3mm or 5mm bands, reversed watermark for the c and 1c although this lacking the 'A' pane (which would appear to be remarkably difficult to find) and without the rare 2c RSA left or reversed types. A total of 75 blocks. Very fine or superb unmounted. A difficult assembly. SG unlisted, SACC 287a, 287d, 287e, 288a, 288b, 288c (less 'A' pane), 289a, 289b, 290b, 290b glossy, 290c, 291a, 291c, 291e, 291f, 292a, 292b, 293, 294a, 294c, 295, 296b, 297, 298a, 298b, 300, 300a, 301a SOLD
SA4573 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-bech wmk., phosphor bands. Showing dramatic misplacement of both horizontal and vertical perforations, normal for comparison. Superb unmounted. Striking and uncommon. SG 282 vars. £55
SA472 1969 1c new colour decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, phos. bands. Upper marginal vertical strip of three, showing shift of phosphor bands left, now only visible on three sides. Superb unmounted. SG 283 vars. £12
SA4095 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 5mm phosphor bands, coil. Strip of four stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 282a group, SACC 287b £15
SA2300 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 5mm phosphor bands, coil. A highly specialised collection comprising all ten 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 282a group, SACC 287b
 
Note: this coil duty was printed in strips of 220 stamps. Examination of the intact strip revealed numerous small flaws, which can be used to identify the 'position' of individual proving strips.
£275
SA2393 1971 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 282a group, SACC 287c £45
SA2922 1971 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, coil. A highly specialised collection comprising all ten 'proving' strips. Each in a strip of 22, and mounted on album pages, along with all relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. A remarkable assembly which would be almost impossible to replicate today. SG 282a group, SACC 287c
 
Note: this coil duty was printed in strips of 220 stamps. Examination of the intact strip revealed numerous small flaws, which can be used to identify the 'position' of individual proving strips.
£225
SA6390 1971 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '264 265 266 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 287d £10
SA4880 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, wmk. reversed. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '264 265 266 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 282w, SACC 287e £25
SA6391 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, wmk. reversed. 'C' cylinder block of four. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 282w, SACC 287e £15
SA4879 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, wmk. reversed. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '264 265 266 D' in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 282w, SACC 287e £15
SA4877 1970 c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, wmk. reversed. Complete set of four 'A', 'B', 'C' and 'D' cylinder blocks of four. Superb unmounted. A difficult group. SG 282w, SACC 287e £70
SA6394 1969 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Swiss paper with 5mm phosphor bands. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '273 274 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 288 £10
SA4878 1970 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands, wmk. reversed. 'B', 'C' and 'D' cylinder blocks of four. Superb unmounted. A difficult group. SG 283w, SACC 288c
 
Note: it would appear that the 'A' block is very scarce indeed
£30
SA6392 1969 1c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Swiss paper with 5mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '287 286 A/D' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 289 £20
SA4892 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '236 237 A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290 £10
SA4893 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '236 237 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290 £10
SA4885 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands coil stamp. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290a £12
SA3058 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 3. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290a £150
SA6395 1971 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison matt paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '413 412 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 290c £5
SA3059 1970 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 5mm phosphor bands coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 3. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290d £150
SA4886 1971 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands coil. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted 285 var., SACC 290e £10
SA2397 1971 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted 285 var., SACC 290e £85
SA3060 1971 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 4. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 290e £90
SA6396 1970 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '17 8 A/ D' and sheet numbers in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 291a £10
SA6420 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison 3mm phos. bands. Upper marginal block of eight, lower right stamp showing 'new moon' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 291a and var. £15
SA4305 1969 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, phos. bands. Lower left corner block of four cylinder numbers '12 8A' in margin, showing leftwards shift of green printing. Superb unmounted. SG 286 var. £20
SA6397 1970 2c decimal definitive, 3mm phosphor bands, Harrison paper, printed on paper watermarked 'RSA' facing left (NOT 'RSA' tete-beche). Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '17 C 8' in margin, sheet number '648092'. Light storage marking mainly in margin, fine unmounted. RARE. SG unlisted, SACC 291b SOLD
SA6398 1970 2c decimal definitive, 3mm phosphor bands, Harrison paper, printed on paper watermarked 'RSA' facing left (NOT 'RSA' tete-beche). Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '17 D 8' in margin, sheet number '649848'.. Superb unmounted. RARE. SG unlisted, SACC 291b SOLD
SA4085 1970 2c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., 3mm phos. bands. Lower marginal pair showing WATERMARK REVERSED. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 286w, SACC 291d £60
SA6400 1971 4c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '420 418 A/ B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 288, SACC 293 £6
SA4087 1971 4c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Lower marginal block of four showing purple inking line running through both lower stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 288 and vars. £20
SA6401 1969 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Swiss paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '282 283 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 294 £20
SA6402 1969 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Swiss paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '282 283 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 294 £20
SA6403 1970 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '282 283 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 294a £15
SA4097 1971 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Pair, superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 289 var., SACC 294b £18
SA3063 1971 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 1. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 289 var., SACC 294b £150
SA3064 1971 5c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 4. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 289 var., SACC 294b £150
SA6405 1971 6c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '421 A 284' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 290, SACC 295 £5
SA4896 1969 7c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '285 A 284' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 296 £20
SA4895 1969 7c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '285 B 284' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 296 £20
SA4894 1969 7c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '285 B 284' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 296a £20
SA6406 1971 9c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '409 410 422 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 292, SACC 297 £18
SA4897 1969 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 298 £20
SA6407 1969 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 5mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, 285 var., SACC 298 £20
SA6408 1970 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 298a £10
SA6409 1972 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '471 470' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 298a £5
SA4900 1970 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands. Complete sheet of 100. Folded, superb unmounted. SG 293, SACC 298a £50
SA6410 1971 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison glossy paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '254 253 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 298b £10
SA4075 1971 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Pair, superb unmounted. SG unlisted 293 var., SACC 298c £25
SA2395 1971 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted 293 var., SACC 298c £200
SA3067 1971 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Swiss paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 4. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 293 var., SACC 298c £200
SA3068 1972 10c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk, Harrison paper, 3mm phosphor bands, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 4. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG unlisted, 293 var., SACC 298d £150
SA6411 1970 12c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Swiss paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '409 410 411 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 294, SACC 299 £30
SA6412 1970 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '298 297 296 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 300 £10
SA6413 1971 15c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison glossy paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '298 297 296 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 300a £10
SA6414 1971 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '406 407 408 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 301a £70
SA6415 1971 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '406 407 408 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 301a £35
SA6416 1972 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., Harrison paper with 3mm phosphor bands. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '474 473 472' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 296a, SACC 301a £40
SA4078 1970 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Lower marginal pair, showing prominent red ink line running through both. Superb unmounted. SG 296 vars. £15
SA4077 1970 20c decimal definitive, 'RSA' tete-beche wmk., phosphor bands. Lower left corner horizontal strip of six, cylinder and running sheet number in margin, showing prominent red ink line running through all. Superb unmounted. SG 296 vars. £45
SA3463 1969 2c Centenary of First South African Republic stamps. Upper marginal vertical pair, lower stamp showing shooting star flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 297 and var. £15
SA2468 1969 2c Centenary of First South African Republic stamps. Right marginal pair, upper stamp showing 'Cave in mountain' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 297 and var. £15
SA3462 1969 2c Centenary of First South African Republic stamps. Right marginal block of four, upper right stamp showing 'Cave in mountain' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 297 and var. £15
SA4859 1969 2c Centenary of First South African Republic stamps. Lower marginal, showing dramatic downwards shift of perforations now through design, also cylinder number 'A155834' in margin. Fine used. Most unusual. SG 297 var. £45
SA4100 1970 Water Campaign 70 3c. Upper right corner pair showing pre-perforating corner fold, now opened out resulting in a small portion of the right stamp being imperforate. Superb unmounted. SG 300 and var. SOLD
SA4847 1970 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Essays of both proposed designs. The vertical format 2c hand-painted in close to issued colours, the image then pasted onto perforated stamp sized piece. The horizontal format denominated at '2c', this in a printed format with gold die-stamped and similar to issued colours. Both mounted on thick black board. Superb and RARE. SG 301-302 essays £350
SA6148 1970 2c 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Lower right corner block of four showing corner paper fold this then perforated through and now opened out. Superb unmounted. SG 301 and var. £20
SA6147 1970 2c 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Left marginal strip of three, showing a jump of the perforator resulting in an unusually wide stamp at right, the left two stamps now perforated through vertically and also into margin. Superb unmounted. Most unusual. SG 301 vars. SOLD
SA6149 1970 2c 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Lower right corner strip of six showing corner paper fold, this then perforated through and now opened out and resulting in much of the corner stamp being imperforate and a stamp sized section now largely in the margin. Superb unmounted. Striking and most unusual. SG 301 and var. SOLD
SA6150 1970 12c 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Lower right corner vertical pair, cylinder numbers in margin, showing large blue inking smear across both stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 302 var. £35
SA6151 1970 2c 150th Anniversary of the Bible Society of South Africa. Lower marginal showing a second impression of the gold foiling iron, the second removing some of the first strike and thus a Ghost 'BIBLIA' impression. Superb unmounted. Striking and most unusual. SG 302 var. £65
SA4863 1972 4c Verwoerd Dam. Right marginal block of four, showing good downwards shift of the brown printing. Superb unmounted. SG 307 vars. £25
SA4864 1972 5c Verwoerd Dam. Right marginal pair, showing various shifts of printing. Superb unmounted. SG 308 vars. £15
SA3464 1972 10c Verwoerd Dam. Upper left corner vertical strip of five, showing fine white line running through top four stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 309 and vars. £20
SA3089 1971-72 decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Complete set of seven values. Superb unmounted. SG 243b, 245a and unlisted, SACC 315-321 £15
SA2423 1971-72 decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Set of seven values 1c to 20c, a complete group of all relevant A, B, C and D cylinder blocks, both 2c printings. Superb unmounted. SG 243b, 245a and unlisted, SACC 315-321 £95
SA6384 1971 2c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '413 412 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 316 £10
SA6375 1971 2c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '413 412 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 316 £5
SA6383 1971 2c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper, light blue and yellow shade. Lower right corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '448 447 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 316a £15
SA6382 1972 4c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '420 418 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 243b, SACC 318 £5
SA6378 1972 9c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '409 410 422 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 245a, SACC 320 £25
SA6377 1971 20c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '406 407 408 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 321 £18
SA6376 1971 20c decimal definitives, wmk. 'RSA' tete-beche, phosphorescent paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '406 407 408 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 321 £18
SA2422 1972 4c and 15c additional values decimal definitives. Complete set of cylinder blocks, 4c both printings, A and B. Superb unmounted. SG 310-311, SACC 322-323 £20
SA6379 1972 4c new value. Block of 15 being the lower three rows of the sheet, showing cylinder numbers '466 465 464 463 A', sheet number and marginal inscriptions. Superb unmounted. SG 310 £8
SA6380 1972 4c new value. Block of 25 being the lower five rows of the sheet, showing cylinder numbers '466 465 464 463 A', sheet number and all marginal inscriptions. Superb unmounted. SG 310 £12
SA4088 1972 4c new value. Upper left corner block of six, showing blue ink blobs in margin and upper centre stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 310 and var. £15
SA4090 1972 4c new value. Upper right corner block of four, showing light patch on sheep, upper right stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 310 and var. £10
SA3090 1972-74 decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Complete set of 13 values. Superb unmounted. SG 313-325, SACC 325-337 £35
SA1877 1972-74 decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Set of 12 values lacking the c coil, complete set of 56 cylinder blocks for this issue, A and B types plus various dates for the 2c, 3c and 4c. Superb unmounted. Difficult assembly. SG 313-325, SACC 326-337 £325
SA3070 1973 c decimal definitive, no wmk, Harrison phosphorised paper, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 313a, SACC 325 £80
SA4080 1974 1c decimal definitive, no. wmk. Lower marginal block of nine, showing red inking blob affecting lower left corner stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 314 and var. £12
SA6359 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '572 573', printing '0' and date '15.01.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £6
SA6358 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '572 573', printing '0' and date '16.01.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £6
SA6360 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '572 573', printing '0' and date '17.01.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £6
SA6357 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '572 573', printing '0' and date '28.02.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £6
SA6388 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner blocks of six showing cylinder numbers '622 621 A/B', printing '0', date '20.06.74' and colour blocks in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £10
SA6387 1974 2c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner blocks of six showing cylinder numbers '622 621 A/B', printing '0', date '03.07.74' and colour blocks in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 315b, SACC 327c £10
SA3061 1973 2c decimal definitive, no wmk, Harrison phosphorised paper, coil. Proving strip of 22 stamps, coil no. 4. Mounted on album page showing relevant plating details. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 315a, SACC 327a SOLD
SA6361 1974 3c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '574 575', printing '0' and date '18.01.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 316a, SACC 328a £8
SA6362 1974 3c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '574 575', printing '0' and date '19.01.74' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 316a, SACC 328a £8
SA4082 1974 3c decimal definitive, no. wmk, chalky paper. Left marginal block of four showing white inking marks affecting both left stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 316a and vars. £15
SA3438 1973 4c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Upper marginal block of six, showing additional inscription of 'Kobus Esterhuysen' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 317 and var., SACC 329 and var. £20
SA6417 1973 5c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '551 552 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 318, SACC 330 £15
SA4882 1973 5c decimal definitive, no wmk, Harrison phosphorescent paper, coil. Superb unmounted. SG 318a, SACC 330a £10
SA6418 1973 5c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '551 552 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 318b, SACC 330b £15
SA4898 1974 6c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '624 623 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 319, SACC 331 £15
SA4899 1974 6c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '624 623 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 319, SACC 331 £15
SA6419 1973 9c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner blocks of four showing cylinder numbers '518 519 520 A/B' in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 320, SACC 332 £18
SA6363 1974 9c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '595 596 597' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 320a, SACC 332 £8
SA4083 1973 9c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Upper marginal strip of six showing large red inking blob affecting stamps 2-3. Superb unmounted. SG 320 var. £20
SA5836 1973 9c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner block of four, cylinder numbers in margin, showing folded corner prior to perforating resulting in additional strike in margin (now folded out). Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 320 var. £110
SA5054 1973 9c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Right corner block of 12 showing a partial second strike of the perforations to the right of the first, through the right vertical column and into the margin. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 320 vars SOLD
SA4883 1973 10c decimal definitive, no wmk, Harrison phosphorescent paper, coil. Superb unmounted. SG 321a, SACC 333a £12
SA6364 1974 10c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower left corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '512 511 B' and sheet number in margin. Date endorsement in margin, superb unmounted. SG 321b, SACC 333b £8
SA6366 1974 15c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '642 643 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 322, SACC 334 £35
SA6365 1974 15c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '642 643 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 322, SACC 334 £35
SA6369 1973 20c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '515 514 513 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 323, SACC 335 £12
SA6368 1974 20c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '515 514 513 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 323a, SACC 335a £20
SA6367 1974 20c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower left corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '515 514 513 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 323a, SACC 335a £20
SA6372 1974 50c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '522 521 B' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 324, SACC 336 £20
SA6386 1974 50c decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised chalky paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '522 521 A' and sheet number in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 324a, SACC 336a £35
SA6374 1973 R1 decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '555 554 553 A' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 325, SACC 337 £35
SA6373 1973 R1 decimal definitive, no wmk., phosphorised paper. Lower right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers '555 554 553 B' in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 325, SACC 337 £35
SA5834 1973 5c Eskom. Lower left corner cylinder pair, showing large blue inking flaw running horizontally through. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 327 vars. £65
SA6020 1973 15c Eskom. Two copies each showing curious yellow inking circles at right. Superb unmounted. SG 328 vars. £20
SA4101 1973 15c UNISA. Strip of three, showing two large gold blobs at base. Superb unmounted. SG 331 and vars. £25
SA4866 1973 15c UNISA. Right marginal arrow block of four, upper right stamp showing large gold blob alongside 'UNISA'. Superb unmounted. SG 331 and var. £20
SA3443 1973 15c World Communications Day. Showing inking smear across South America. Superb unmounted. SG 338 var. £20
SA2128 1974 9c Burgerspond. Lower marginal block of six, showing upwards shift of perforations, just into design of stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 342 vars. £20
SA2531 1974 5c definitive. Printers proofs in issued colours comprising black printing only and complete, each in an upper marginal block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 352 printer's proofs £250
SA2533 1974 7c definitive. Printers colour trial proofs in un-issued colours comprising the fish and wording only in deep purple, carmine and red plus the complete design in deep green and magenta, each in a block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 354 printer's proofs £500
SA3385 1974 definitive. Complete set of 16 values, blocks of four. Superb unmounted. SG 348-363 £30
SA2407 1974 definitive. Complete set of 16 values, each in a cylinder block of six from the first (0) printings, both A and B cylinders where relevant. Superb unmounted. SG 348-363 £60
SA2399 1974 2c definitive. Two upper left corner blocks of four showing printing dates in margin, '22.10.73' and '24.10.73' respectively. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 349 £30
SA4826 1974 2c definitive. Vertical block of 20 being the left two columns of the sheet, showing EXTENDED cylinder block '556 - 559 A' including proving date '22.10.73'. Scarce in this format. Superb unmounted. SG 349 £75
SA2401 1974 2c definitive. Vertical block of 20 being the left two columns of the sheet, showing EXTENDED cylinder block '556 - 559 B' including proving date '22.10.73'. Scarce in this format. Superb unmounted. SG 349 £75
SA2402 1974 2c definitive. Vertical block of 20 being the left two columns of the sheet, showing EXTENDED cylinder block '556 - 559 A' WITHOUT date. Scarce in this format. Superb unmounted. SG 349 £75
SA5835 1974 2c definitive. Upper left corner vertical block of eight showing large green inking smudge across central block. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 349 and vars. £65
SA2404 1974 3c definitive. Horizontal block of 20 being the lower two rows of the sheet, showing EXTENDED cylinder block '542 - 539 B' including proving date '07.08.73'. Scarce in this format. Superb unmounted. SG 350 £75
SA5829 1974 3c definitive. Right marginal arrow horizontal block of eight showing blue inking line through upper row. Superb unmounted. SG 350 and vars. £50
SA5828 1974 3c definitive. Horizontal block of six showing large maroon inking smudge across left block. Superb unmounted. Striking and scarce. SG 350 and vars. £65
SA4584 1974 3c definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE. Right marginal, superb unmounted. SG 350ab £120
SA5831 1974 4c definitive. Lower left corner block of four, cylinder numbers in margin, showing vertical green line running through left pair. Superb unmounted. SG 351 and vars. £60
SA5482 1974 4c definitive. Horizontal block of 14 showing very large green ink smear at lower right affecting three stamps. Superb unmounted. Striking and very scarce. SG 351 and vars.
 
Note: this block apparently was found at the Karl Bremner Post Office, Bellville on the 19th March 1976. Sheet number 894809, cylinder 660 661 662 663 A, position row 10/8
£85
SA5480 1974 4c definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE. Horozontal pair, superb unmounted. SG 351a
 
Note: apparently this pair ex. sheet number 989161-4, cylinder 660 661 662 663 A
£120
SA5481 1974 4c definitive. Lower left corner block of six showing cylinder numbers '660 661 662 663 A', 'S 12' and running sheet number '600125-2' in margins, plus date in error '02.12.75'. Superb unmounted. RARE. SG 351 £110
SA2182 1974 5c definitive. Left marginal block of four showing 'orange bird' variety on upper left stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 352 and var. £20
SA2673 1974 5c definitive. Lower left corner block of six showing 'orange bird' variety on upper left stamp. Superb unmounted. SG 352 and var. £20
SA2406 1974 7c definitive. Horizontal block of 20 being the lower two rows of the sheet, showing EXTENDED cylinder block '510 - 507 B' including proving date '06.06.73'. Very scarce in this format. Superb unmounted. SG 354 £75
SA3400 1974 30c definitive. Lower right corner pair showing good rightwards shift of perforations, into design of stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 361 vars. £20
SA3387 1974 1c to 10c definitives, coils. The original four values each in a strip of four. Superb unmounted. SG 370-373 £25
SA3386 1974-75 1c to 10c definitives, coils. Complete set of four values plus perf. 14 and 2c chalk-surfaced paper, a total of eight stamps. Superb unmounted. SG 370-373a £15
SA4870 1975 4c Diederichs. Horizontal pair, showing rightwards shift of gold printing. Superb unmounted. SG 376 vars. £20
SA4868 1975 4c Diederichs. Upper marginal block of four, both lower stamps showing brown inking marks. Superb unmounted. SG 376 vars. £20
SA4867 1975 4c Diederichs. Horizontal pair, right stamp showing large un-printed area across face. Superb unmounted. SG 376 and var. £25
SA4869 1975 4c Diederichs. Lower left corner cylinder block of eight, stamp 2/3 showing large un-printed area across face. Hinged on margin and upper right stamp otherwise superb unmounted. SG 376 and var. £30
SA2674 1975 4c Diederichs. Block of six, the lower central stamp showing large gold ink blob on forehead. Superb unmounted. Striking and most unusual. SG 376 and var. £90
SA6422 1975 4c Diederichs. Vertical strip of five down the sheet, the fourth stamp showing a distinct blackish brown impression rather than the normal chocolate-brown, stamp below that deep brown. Striking and most unusual. Superb unmounted. SG 376 and vars. £95
SA4871 1975 15c Diederichs. Block of four, both upper stamps showing inking flaws. Superb unmounted. SG 377 and vars. £20
SA4872 1975 15c Diederichs. Upper left corner block of four, lower left stamp showing large un-printed area below collar. Superb unmounted. SG 377 and var. £25
SA2387 1975 4c Jan Smuts. Showing rightwards shift of '4c and 'RSA'. Superb unmounted. SG 378 var. £20
SA4102 1975 4c Jan Smuts. Showing curious inking flaw above '4c'. Superb unmounted. SG 378 var. £15
SA4865 1975 4c Afrikaans language Movement. Left marginal pair, right stamp showing 'comet' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 384 and var. £10
SA4104 1975 Tourism 15c se-tenant block of four. Major variety YELLOW-ORANGE AND PALE LEMON 'RSA 15c' OMITTED. On official First Day Cover no. 2.10, further signed by the artist Paul Bosman. Copy of a PFSA certificate (1977). RARE. SG 388ab £1,000
SA4103 1976 15c Sporting Commemorations, World Bowls Championships. Upper right corner vertical block of six showing striking inking flaw affecting four stamps, the upper right entirely. Superb unmounted. Very scarce. SG £95
SA2388 1977 15c Wine Symposium. Showing 'die' omitted, right stamp in a left marginal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 411a £15
SA6021 1977 4c Centenary of Transvaal Supreme Court. Vertical block of 20 being the two centre columns, showing good brown inking flaw running from margin at left and up through six stamps. Folded for display. Superb unmounted. SG 413 and vars. £45
SA6160 1977 Protea definitive. Official presentation folder (No. 3.1), with the set applied internally and cancelled with special Kirstenbosch First Day of issue strikes. Signed internally by the artist Dick Findlay. SG 414-430 £30
SA6159 1977 Protea definitive. Group of items associated with the issue, including Official presentation folder (No. 3.1), without stamps applied but signed on the front by the artist Dick Findlay. Further large information brochure published by Philatelic Services detailing the plants themselves then detailed information of each on the issued stamps, this also signed by the artist. Further with three differing high quality photographic images of the issued stamps as supplied for the issued folder, and various press cuttings at the time. An unusual group. £45
SA2408 1977 Protea definitive. Complete set of 17 values each in a cylinder block of six from the first (0) printings, both A and B cylinders. Superb unmounted. SG 414-430 £50
SA3177 1977 3c Protea definitive, perf. 12. Lower left corner block of six from the original '0' printing, cylinder 'B'. Showing cylinder 'B' printed in two colours blue and brown (normally blue only). Superb unmounted. SG 416 (Atlas catalogue P10) £15
SA5201 1977 4c Protea definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, left marginal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 417a £100
SA5841 1977 5c Protea definitive, perf. 12. Left marginal arrow block of four showing major leftwards shift of the green printing 'RSA'. Superb unmounted. SG 418 vars. £80
SA4909 1977 5c Rpotea definitive, perf. 12. Lower left corner block of six from the original '0' printing, cylinder 'A'. Showing date error '13.12.76' instead of '15.12.76'. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 418 (Atlas catalogue P52) £30
SA3396 1977 5c Rpotea definitive, perf. 12. Lower left corner block of six from the original '0' printing, cylinder 'B'. Showing date error '13.12.76' instead of '15.12.76'. Superb unmounted. Uncommon. SG 418 (Atlas catalogue P52) £30
SA3095 1977 5c Protea definitive. Lower marginal block of 12, showing horizontal 'doctor blade' lines running through lower row. Superb unmounted. SG 418 and vars. £20
SA2384 1977 6c Protea definitives. Major variety BLACK (FACE VALUE AND INSCRIPTION AT FOOT) OMITTED. Superb unmounted. SG 419a £110
SA2917 1977 6c Protea definitives. Major variety BLACK (FACE VALUE AND INSCRIPTION AT FOOT) OMITTED. Left marginal, superb unmounted. SG 419a £110
SA5163 1977 25c Protea definitive. Major variety EMERALD (RSA AND LEAVES) OMITTED. Lower marginal block of four, together with normal block for comparison. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 426a £650
SA5023 1977 30c Protea definitive. Horizontal pair showing major rightwards shift of protea image and background colour. Superb unmounted, striking. SG 427 vars. £150
SA6019 1977 15c Uranium Development. Showing 'Sputnik' flaw at right. Superb unmounted. SG 437 var. £10
SA5204 1978 15c Walvis Bay Centenary. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 439 var., SACC 443a £125
SA4903 1978 Inauguration of Fourth State President First Day cover, signed below 'B. J. Vorster' and violet cachet below. SG 449-450 £10
SA4352 1982-88 Buildings definitive. A COMPLETE range of all cylinder blocks showing all printing dates, a total of 67 blocks. Superb unmounted. SG 511-527a £100
SA3079 1982 1c Buildings definitive. Printers colour trial proofs in near issued colour deep sepia brown (recess), upper left corner block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 511 proof £75
SA3078 1982 1c Buildings definitive. Printers colour trial proofs in near issued colour reddish brown (litho), upper left corner block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 511a proof £75
SA3080 1982 1c Buildings definitive. Printers colour trial proofs in near issued colour brown on cream paper (litho), upper left corner block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 511a proof £75
SA3077 1982 1c Buildings definitive. Printers colour trial proofs in near issued colour deep brown (litho), upper left corner block of four, imperforate on gummed paper. Most attractive and scarce. SG 511a proof £75
SA3421 1982 10c Buildings definitive. Lower left corner cylinder '1435' block of four, showing error of date '982-07-15' instead of '1982-07-15' in margin. Together with normal, superb unmounted. SG 520 var. (SACC 524cv) £25
SA4304 1982 4c Buildings definitive. Lower left corner cylinder 'S 22' block of four, showing error of date '81.07.10' instead of '82.07.10'. Superb unmounted. Scarce. SG 514 var. £40
SA3424 1982 25c Buildings definitive. Lower left corner cylinder '1437' block of four, showing error '25c' instead of ',25' in margin. Together with normal, superb unmounted. SG 523 var. (SACC 527cv) £8
SA3397 1982 30c Buildings definitive, left marginal block of six centre right stamp showing shaved '30c' flaw. Superb unmounted. SG 524 and var. £15
SA3444 1982 10c Buildings, coil. Showing doctor blade lines running vertically through. Superb unmounted. SG 531 var. £15
SA5024 1985 50c Centenary of Cape Parliament Building. Major variety BLACK (INSCRIPTION AND OUTLINE) OMITTED. Normal for comparison, superb unmounted. SG 585a £395
SA3425 1988 Succulents definitive. Original set of 15 values 1c to R2, the original printings each in an upper right corner block of four showing cylinder numbers in margins. Superb unmounted. SG 654-668 less 659a, 660a £35
SA4906 1989 Inauguration of President F. W. de Klerk First Day cover, signed below. SG 694-695 £15
SA4876 1992 35c Sport. Major variety IMPERFORATE. Upper marginal vertical pair. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted (761 var.), SACC 779a £150
SA6014 1993 Sixth definitive Endangered Fauna, (45c) Standardised Mail Rhino, latin inscription. Upper marginal showing downwards strike of the upper horizontal perforation strike, now well through the design. Superb unmounted. Very scarce. SG 821 var. £75
SA2204 1994-96 Sixth definitive, 'Reader's Digest se-tenant strips of five. Nine strips comprising the five different colour marginal illustrations plus the four differing value combinations, perforations and paper types. Superb unmounted. SG unlisted, SACC 872, 878, 878a, 893, 911, 929, 932, 966, 993 £15
SA6015 1996 Sixth definitive, 'Readers Digest' se-tenant strip of five. With orange logo in margin and dated 1996-11-11, double uncut pane of ten stamps. Superb unmounted. SG or SACC unlisted £8
SA3469 1996 Africa Nations Football Championship. Complete sheet of ten, showing missing football on stamp 1/2. Superb unmounted. SG 904, 904a £15
SA6016 1996 Big Five strip of five with AIR MAIL labels below. Complete uncut sheet of five strips of five, dated in margin 1996-11-28. Superb unmounted.SG unlisted, SACC 995 var. £25
SA2192 1998 Antelopes standard postage, se-tenant strips of five. Paper trials on local Sappi papers comprising the five different types, 90gsm Platinum, 115gsm Platinum and Diamond plus 2mm and 4mm phosphor bands. Superb unmounted, uncommon group. SG unlisted, SACC 1089pa-1093pe £50
SA2190 1998 Antelopes standard postage, se-tenant strips of five. Paper trials on local Sappi papers comprising the five different types, 90gsm Platinum, 115gsm Platinum and Diamond plus 2mm and 4mm phosphor bands. All in upper left corner blocks of 25 showing the complete different se-tenant settings. Superb unmounted, scarce group. SG unlisted, SACC 1089pa-1093pe £200
SA2191 1998 Antelopes standard postage, se-tenant strips of five. Paper trials on local Sappi papers comprising the five different types, 90gsm Platinum, 115gsm Platinum and Diamond plus 2mm and 4mm phosphor bands. All in upper right corner blocks of 25 showing the complete different se-tenant settings, plus confirming printing dates in margin. Superb unmounted, very scarce group. SG unlisted, SACC 1089pa-1093pe £250
SA2143 2000 Flora and Fauna definitive. Complete set of 27 values original printings by Questa, each in a cylinder block of six, the R1.30 a se-tenant strip of five. Superb unmounted. SG 1205-1231 £85
SA5821 2000 5c Flora and Fauna definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 1205 var. £50
SA5820 2000 30c Flora and Fauna definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 1208 var. £50
SA3445 2000 90c Flora and Fauna definitive. Showing dramatic vertical shift of perforations, well into design of stamp. Fine used on piece. Striking and scarce. SG 1214 var. £35
SA5822 2000 R2 Flora and Fauna definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 1224 var. £60
SA5823 2000 R10 Flora and Fauna definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 1229 var. £65
SA5824 2000 R20 Flora and Fauna definitive. Major variety IMPERFORATE, horizontal pair. Superb unmounted. SG 1231 var. £75
SA2386 2003 World Cup Football bid 'Virtual' frama label, without value indication. Superb 'unmounted' on original backing paper as issued. SG unlisted £25
SA5483 2004 (7th August), Flora and Fauna definitive, Standard postage booklet of 10. The stamp impressions printed directly onto the card and not as normal onto the self adhesive paper. Most unusual and a delightful modern error.
 
Note: apparently an irate customer complained that this booklet did not actually contain any stamps. This was indeed correct and for some reason the self adhesive paper the stamps should have been printed on was not present
£225
SA4092 2010 World Cup Football Championship, miniature sheet of nine on gold foil. Superb unmounted. SG MS1765 £20
SA4303 2010 South African Beadwork definitive. Complete set of 26 values original printings each in cylinder block of six or strip of five. Superb unmounted. SG 1829-1855 £110
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