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Displaying 19 Lots in Category - Landscape - Islands
BRITISH WEST INDIES
ANTIGUA: 1921-29 MCA £1 purple & black/red SG 61, unmounted, Cat £275+ (mounted).
BAHAMAS: Stockbook with mostly mint collection including 1882-98 1/- both shades, 1884-90 £1, then mostly unmounted including KEVII 1902 set plus extra 5/- Plate Number '1' single & £1 with tropicalised gum, KGV 1912-19 to 5/- (*), Staircases 1911-19 2/- & 3/- both, 1930 Tercentenary set with tropicalised gum plus to 2/- CTO, KGVI to 5/- x4 & £1 x2, Columbus & Eleuthera sets, Silver Wedding x4, QEII issues to 1967 plus a few extra High Values, etc, generally very fine, Cat £1800+.
BERMUDA: 1918-22 KGV Keyplates MCA 10/- green & carmine/pale green with Break in Lines of Left-Hand Scroll SG 54ce, exceptional centring, very lightly mounted, Cat £1000. Superb!
BERMUDA: 1918-22 KGV Keyplates MCA £1 purple & black/red SG 55, exceptional centring, unmounted, Cat £275 (mounted).
BERMUDA: 1924-32 KGV Script 2/- to 12/6d SG 88-93, well above-average centring, very lightly mounted, Cat £450.
No longer available
BERMUDA: 1938-53 KGVI Keyplates Line Perf 10/- yellow-green & carmine/green SG 119b, well centred, lightly mounted, Cat £550 (unmounted).
BERMUDA: 1938-53 KGVI Keyplates £1 deep reddish purple & black/pale red SG 121c block of 4, very well centred, 'socked-on-the-nose' 'ST GEORGES/22JUL49/BERMUDA' cds, Cat £300+. Superb!
CAYMAN ISLANDS: 1932 Centenary ¼d to 10/- SG 84-95, well centred, lightly mounted, Cat £500.
DOMINICA: 1923-33 Badge of the Colony £1 black & purple/red SG 91, well centred, unmounted, Cat £225+ (for mounted).
DOMINICA: 1938-47 KGVI Pictorials ¼d to 10/- SG 99-109 mostly marginal blocks of 4 plus extra blocks of the 1d 2d 2½d 3d 6d & 1/-, unmounted, Cat £360+.
(Qty 21 blocks)
LEEWARD ISLANDS: 1938-51 KGVI Keyplates 6d dull purple & bright purple with Broken Second 'E' of 'LEEWARD' SG 109ba, well centred, a little rubbed, 'ST KITTS' cds, Cat £400.
LEEWARD ISLANDS: 1938-51 KGVI Keyplates £1 SG 114a b & c marginal blocks of 4 from the tops of the sheets, well centred especially the second, unmounted, Cat £680+. Stunning!
ST KITTS-NEVIS: 1920-22 KGV MCA 2/6d grey & red/blue with the Watermark Sideways Reversed SG 33x, lightly mounted, Cat £325.
ST VINCENT: 1880 Wmk Small Star 5/- rose-red SG 32, characteristic rough perfs, virtually full o.g. & very lightly mounted, Cat £1100. The illustration is above lot 1957
CHRISTMAS ISLAND - Postal History
1907 usage of Straits Settlements QV 25c - small faults - with fine part-strike of the first-type 'CHRISTMAS IS[LAND]/DE25/1907/-+-' cds (Christmas Day; the month & day slugs are inverted), affixed to a photocopy of a complete strike to complete the impression.
1908 PPC from Scotland to "Miss Darling/Christmas Island/co Messrs Bousteads & Co/Singapore" with KEVII 1d tied by very fine 'PORTPATRICK/WIGTOWNSHIRE' cds & Singapore transit of DE18/1908 on the address side. [Because this card was sent via a forwarding agent, it most likely went between Singapore & Christmas Island in a sealed bag]
1933 Centenary of British Administration ½d to £1 SG 127-138, Cat £4250. One of the most attractive sets of the Reign.
1952 KGVI Pictorials ½d to £1 SG 172-185, unmounted, Cat £180.
Selection comprising 1885-90 to 1/- x2 sets, 1886 5/- rose x4, 1921-22 Script set to 10/- and 1922 'SELF- GOVERNMENT' Overprints 2/- x2 & 10/-, characteristic variable centring, lightly to very lightly mounted, Cat £1350.