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Displaying 10 Lots in Category - Zanzibar
ZANZIBAR: Annotated collection on leaves with lots of better values mint &/or used including 1894 to '10/ANNAS' on 1fr x3 (2 used), '5 ANNAS/50' on 20c SG 18 unused (no gum), 1896-1900 mint set plus others to '10/ANNAS/ ZANZIBAR' mint & used (9) and '½/ANNA/ZANZIBAR' on 5c CTO block of 15, 1897 SG 44 used (looks dodgy), 1897 Postage Dues set mint, etc, condition a bit variable, STC £3000+ (not including SG 44).(Qty 160+)
1895-96 'Zanzibar' Overprints on India duplicated study on leaves with numerous minor varieties - see footnote below SG 21 - including a basic set mint, most values used to 2r + 5r, a few multiples, Overprints on BEA mint set (the 7½a with a nasty thin) & a few extras, also a few forgeries plus East India Used in Zanzibar 8a rose and India Used 2a & 2½a x2, generally fine to very fine, Cat £3250 as normals. A desirable lot.(Qty 180 approx)
1895-98 Provisionals for Official Purposes 1½a sepia mint x4 & used, and 2a blue mint x3 (one no gum), various surcharge types, Cat £1000 minimum. Personal assessment required.(Qty 8)
1896-1904 Annas & Rupees including 1896 set, 1897 '2½' on 4a SG 175 & 177, 1898 set, 1899-1901 to 1r plus used 4r & 5r, 1904 Surcharges set plus 'Two/&/Half' on 7½a SG 208b & extra 'Two/&/Half' on 8a x10 (3 used) & 1904 set, etc, generally fine to very fine, Cat £1600 ; also 1897 'British/East/Africa' Overprints 5a SG 84 used plus With Stop after 'Africa.' set of 6 prepared for the UPU (see footnote after SG 85), 1897 Surcharges '2½' on 1a SG 88 & '2½' on 3a SG 89, a few problems, Cat £620.(Qty 105)
1896-1936 Issues including 1899-1901 3r & 4r, 1908-09 1r to 10r, 1904 Surcharges 'Two/&/Half' on 8a, 1913 1r to 10r, 1914-22 1r to 5r, 1936 to 10r x2 etc, generally fine to very fine, Cat £1750.(Qty 115)
1896-1936 'SPECIMEN' group including 1896 set, 1904 Arms set, 1908 Port 20r & 200r, 1913 1r to 200r (ex 20r), 1921-29 30r, 1926-27 set, 1936 New Currency set, 1936 Sultan's Jubilee set, and a few strays, generally fine to very fine, Cat £2000+. A very scarce and desirable group.(Qty 91)
1908-27 Cents & Rupees including 1908-09 to 5r, 1913 to 5r plus 100r optd 'SPECIMEN' (no gum), 1914-22 to 10r (ex 75c), 1921-29 to 10r & 30r, etc, also 1936 Cents & Shillings set x3 including pairs (some units unmounted), also a few used, generally fine to very fine, Cat £1650+.(Qty 126)
1908-09 Zanzibar Port 10r imperforate plate proof in myrtle-green & dark brown on ungummed Multiple Rosette paper, large margins. Gorgeous!
POSTAGE DUES: 1926-64 Issues including 1926-30 most values to 75c x2 plus 'cent.s' Varieties x10 including 50c x2 and 9c 15c 20c & 21c in se-tenant corner pairs, 1930-33 2c (used) & 25c, 1936 set (ex 20c) & set perf 'SPECIMEN' (30c with fault), 1962 set with 'JAMHURI 1964' Handstamp, generally fine to very fine, the earlier issues without gum as issued, Cat £1200 approximately. A good lot.(Qty 96)
POSTAL STATIONERY: Annotated group on leaves with a few better items noted including 1913 3c & 6c Letter Cards, 1918 '12 Cents' on 6c Postal Card, three items with large 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, usages including 1897 2a Registration Envelope size J (flap separated) to England, also a few covers including 1897 registered to Germany with five values to 3a, 1906 registered to Cape Town with Arms to 8a, 1940 with 'Passed by/CENSOR' h/s in violet, etc, condition variable.(Qty 34 items)