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Displaying 1 - 20 of 34 Lots in Category - Nauru




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

GERMAN COLONIES


611

**

a+

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: c.1908 (?) embossed 'KAISERL.DEUTSCHE POSTAGENTUR/[eagle]/NAURU/MARSHALL- INSELN' letter-seal, full unmounted o.g. Superb!

100.00

No longer available




612

c

c

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1907 philatelic cover with Marshalls 30pf & manuscript "Nauru/7 2 07", repaired tear at the top & some staining/toning.

350.00

No longer available




613

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: another similarly serviced but very fine philatelic cover of the same date with Marshalls 20pf - plausibly paying the double letter rate - a couple of tiny imperfections. Ex John Darnell.

600.00

$650.00T






614

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1909 commercial cover (front only) to Austria with 10pf & 20pf tied by two light but clear strikes of the Nauru cds, 'Nauru/(Marshall Ins.)' registration label with the number amended as was common practice.

300.00

No longer available




615

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1909 correctly rated philatelic cover to Germany with 3pf x2 & 25pf tied by light but clear strikes of the Nauru cds, 'Nauru/(Marshall Ins.)' registration label with the number amended, 'PFORZHEIM' arrival b/s, some very minor toning on the reverse only.

250.00

No longer available




616

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: commercial usage of 10pf Postal Card to England with Nauru cds, message headed "SS Ocean Queen moored off Nauru (Pleasant Iland)" states "...ye sea off ye reef is too deep to anchor...wd be of little importce but for...large phosphate workings...sharks are a danger...Natives are rich & labourers have to be brought eg fr China (coolies) & ye Caroline Is kanakas..." Ex Keith Buckingham & John Darnell. [Illustrated by Buckingham at page 2]

350.00

$270.00T






617

c

(a-)

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1910 cover with private 'Drucksache' (= printed matter) h/s in blue & solo franking of 3pf tied by fine Nauru cds, to Germany with Sydney transit backstamp & manuscript endorsement on the face "Received in/Ship Room without/contents/GM/7.11.10", ironed-out vertical fold. Ex John Darnell.

350.00

No longer available






618

c

a

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1910 cover to Nauru with Marshalls 5pf pair tied by two fine strikes of the 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/ JALUIT-/LINIE/1.7/10' cds used aboard the "Germania", Jaluit transit b/s of the next day & Nauru arrival b/s of 17.9/[10]. Friedrich Steuer Certificate (1995). [The "Germania" was en route to Hong Kong. The cover was offloaded at Jaluit to be put on the next southbound vessel]

350.00

No longer available




619

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1911 commercial usage of 5pf Postal Card to Germany with superb strike of the Nauru cds, the message signed "PH Kayser/Nauru/Marschall-Inseln" (with the archaic 'c' in 'Marschall' crossed-out) requests copies of two books on technical drawing. Ex John Darnell.

400.00

No longer available




620

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1913 5pf Postal Card with commemorative overprint '2. Oktober/1888***1913/...' on the reverse, locally addressed & CTO, Bothe guarantee handstamp on the reverse. [The overprint was for the 25th Anniversary of the German flag being raised in Nauru]

150.00

No longer available




621

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1913 5pf Postal Card to Berlin with very fine Nauru cds, message signed "HH Grimme" requests electrical catalogues & asks for a quote for a wholesale order. To whom did he expect to on-sell them!?

250.00

No longer available

NAURU




665

g/f

a

1915-16 NWPI Overprints simplified Kangaroos 2d to 1 (ex 2d) plus KGV 1d 4d & 5d all with 'CANCELLED/NAURU' telegraph cancels. A very scarce "set". [See also Lot 707] (Qty 12)

500.00

$600.00






666

f

a b1

1915-16 NWPI Overprints Kangaroos Third Wmk 1 brown & blue SG 99 type a, very fine 'PO PLEASANT ISLAND/JA18/17/(NAURU)' cds, Cat 450+. A very rare usage in Nauru. [NB: the Madame Joseph forgery of the cds is dated NO2/21]

400.00

$360.00








667

**

a b1

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads d to 1/- SG 1-12 - ex 2d Die II - each with 'N/P/IMPRIMATUR' handstamp Reading Upwards or Downwards on the reverse, unmounted. [In 1983-84, Britain's National Postal Museum released 10 sets - plus some odd values - at public auction: see Buckingham pp16-21. Barry Gribble's set sold for $977] (Qty 11)

600.00

$850.00T






668

*

a/a-

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads d to 1/- complete (ex 2d Die II) all with Short 'N' in 'NAURU', the 2d in a pair with normal stamp, a couple of minor imperfections, Cat 700+. A difficult "set" to assemble. (Qty 11 items)

300.00

$300.00T






669

v/f

a/a-

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads d 1d 2d Die I 3d 4d 6d (the colour a little diffused) 9d & 1/- all with Short 'N' in 'NAURU', each with Nauru cds, Cat 460 mint; unpriced used. A rare group. [Busckingham states at page 52 "...after 45 years, the author still has not completed a fine used set"] (Qty 9)

250.00

$190.00T




670

**

a c1

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads 2d orange Die I with the Watermark Inverted & Reversed SG4y, unmounted, Cat 120+ (for mounted).

100.00

$120.00T




671

**

a/a+

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads 2d orange Die I with the Watermark Inverted & Reversed SG4y upper-left corner block of 16 (4x4) from the upper-left of the lower pane, most units are well centred & many are superb, unmounted, Cat 1920+ (for mounted singles). A rare multiple, probably one of the largest blocks extant. Ex John Darnell.

1800.00

$2,800.00T




672

**

a b1

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads 2d orange Die II marginal block of 4 from the top of the sheet, the second unit with Damage to N A R & U, unmounted, Cat 280++ as mounted singles.

150.00

$280.00T




673

f

a c1

1916-23 Overprints on Great Britain KGV Heads 2d orange Die II tied by light but obvious strike of the scarce 'PO NAURU/--JL24/(PLEASANT ISLAND)' cds - recorded used 13DE21 to 1JA25 only - to Wilson cover to England, Cat 100 x10+. A rare albeit philatelic franking.

150.00

$115.00T




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