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ZANZIBAR continued...

Zanzibar continued...
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1626 image1936 Silver Jubilee, 50c frame die proof in orange-vermilion affixed to a piece from an archival page, initialled and dated "27/8", also endorsed "appd for Die 28/8/36" and initialled, a fine unique piece from the De La Rue archives. Photo on Page 232. (Image1)

Est. £500-600

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Closing..Oct-13, 11:59 PM EST.
1627 image1936 Silver Jubilee, 50c die proof in orange-vermilion and black affixed to a piece from an archival page, initialled and dated "26/8", also endorsed "appd for Die 28/8/36" and initialled, a fine unique piece from the De La Rue archives. Photo on Page 232. (Image1)

Est. £500-600

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1628 image1936-49 Stamps and covers written up on pages, including 1936 Silver Jubilee set perfined "SPECIMEN", mint set in blocks of four, F.D.Cs (2), set used on registered parcel tag to South Africa with Beira transit c.d.s, and new issue leaflet; 1944 Bicentenary set in pairs perfined "SPECIMEN", mint set in corner blocks of four, F.D.Cs (2); 1946 Victory pair perfined "SPECIMEN", mint blocks with letters in margins, F.D.C; 1949 Silver Wedding mint and used corner blocks of four and singles, pair on cover to USA; 1949 UPU F.D.C, also used stamps, commercial covers, etc. S.G. 323/338, £1,100+. (118+12 covers). Photo on Page 212. (Image1)

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Est. £280-320

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1629 image1952 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub undenominated Master Die Proof in maroon, in the issued design, a few minor details missing from the face, on white glazed card, 37x39mm, fine and scarce. Photo on Page 228 (Image1)

Est. £250-300

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1630 image1952 Sultan Khalifa bin Harub undenominated Master Die Proof in maroon, in the issued design (with completed details to the mouth and beard), on white glazed card, 33x37mm, fine and scarce. Photo on Page 228. (Image1)

Est. £250-300

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1631 1952-63 Stamps and covers written up on pages, including 1952-55 set in mint blocks of four and singles, used set, 30s + 2s pair on registered sample rate parcel tag to G.B, other mainly commercial covers (15); 1957 set in mint blocks of four and singles, used set, F.D.Cs (2, one signed by M. Broadley, designer of the 20c), 25c, 30c and 50c mounted on card signed by the designer R.A Sweet; 1961 set in blocks of six and singles, used set, etc. S.G. 339/393, £1,000 (approx). (329+27 covers).

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Est. £250-300

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1632 1957 Card bearing three photographic essays, submitted by Harold Bird for the new issue of Zanzibar, the reverse endorsed "Rejected Designs from Crown Agents" and "With the Compliments of the artist, Harold W. Bird", the card then apparently used by Bird as a Christmas card with "Greetings" written on the front and "A Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year" on the reverse. Unique.

Est. £120-150

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1633 1964 "JAMHURI 1964" handstamped overprints, mint and used stamps (including varieties) and covers written up on pages, comprising 1963 Freedom from Hunger 1s.30 mint block of four and single used on cover (unlisted by S.G.); 1963 Independence issue mint (20, also three pairs with variety one without surcharge), used (3) and covers (2, one commercial); and 1961 definitive issue mint (25, one double overprint, also two pairs variety one without overprint), used (19, eleven with double overprint) and covers (8, five commercial); also unused postal stationery (3). An interesting lot, two covers with overprints in combination with unoverprinted stamps, two covers also with the Sultan's head crossed out in ink. (76 + 14 covers).

Est. £400-500

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Postage Dues
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1634 image1930 Photographs of essays for 75c and 3r postage due stamp based upon the Hong Kong dues, one dated "9 OCT 1930". "Postage Dues of Zanzibar" by John Griffith-Jones refers to De La Rue's tender for Zanzibar due in 1930 and illustrates a similar 2c photographic essay, but does not record these two designs. The original painted essays apparently lost or destroyed, therefore only known from these photographs, from the De La Rue archives. A unique pair. (2). Photo on Page 232. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image1) (Image2)

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Est. £250-300

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1635 1930-31 Postage dues, selection comprising unused set of six (with additional 25c on rose) and 6c sheet of ten (first printing); and used 2c pair on piece, 3c (2, shades), 6c (2, one corner marginal on piece with 13 NOV. 1930 Chakichaki c.d.s and "CHARGES NOT PAID"), 12c (2, one cancelled in red), 25c rose and 25c lilac. S.G. D18/24, £670+. (27).

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Est. £200-240

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1636 1930 (Nov 18) Cover franked 1c from Kampala to A.E Shelver in Zanzibar, handstamped "T", 1930-33 6c postage due tied by single ring c.d.s (Dec 4). A few very minor tone spots, otherwise fine, cover No. 63 in the Griffith-Jones census.

Est. £180-200

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1637 1931 (Jan 8) Cover franked 1d from London to L. Hollingworth in Zanzibar, manuscript "T.10" and Zanzibar P.O registry number "1072", 1930-33 6c postage due tied by single ring c.d.s, fine. Not listed in the Griffith-Jones census.

Est. £180-200

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1638 image1933 (June 19) Unpaid cover sent locally to R.B Preston, handstamped "T", with 1930-33 2c, 6c and 12c postage dues tied by double ring datestamps. Light horizontal and vertical folds (clear of the stamps), scarce. Griffith-Jones No. 182. Photo on Page 226. (Image1)

Est. £250-300

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1639 image1933 (July 14) Cover from Bukoba franked Tanganyika 20c (damaged prior to use), handstamped "T", reverse bearing 1930-33 12c and 25c dues tied by "REG / ZANZIBAR" c.d.s (July 26), some light overall staining, nevertheless a rare and exceptional commercial cover and the only recorded combination of these two single values. Griffith-Jones No 183. Photo on Page 226. (Image1)

Est. £500-600

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1640 1933 (Aug 22) Air mail cover from Nairobi bearing five 5c stamps, to A.M Thaver with 1930-33 12c postage due tied by "REG / ZANZIBAR" c.d.s. Griffith Jones No. 184.

Est. £150-180

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1641 image1934 (July 9) Cover from Bombay franked 1a pair, hexagonal "T / CTS / 10", with 1930-33 6c postage due tied by "REG / ZANZIBAR" c.d.s (July 24). A very fine and scarce commercial cover. Griffith-Jones No. 213. Photo on Page 235. (Image1)

Est. £300-350

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1642 1938-45 Covers (2) and a picture postcard, comprising 1938 cover from London franked 2½d bearing 30c postage due pair cancelled c.d.s and violet "CHARGES NOT PAID", violet "REFUSE / REFUSED" and boxed "RETOUR", Returned Letter Office backstamps; 1940 cover from Daressalaam franked 30c, handstamped "T" with 30c pair (one with corner fault) and 40c postage dues; and 1945 postcard from Lushoto franked 10c with 10c postage due tied c.d.s and "CHARGES NOT PAID", "UNKNOWN / INCONNU" and Returned Letter Office c.d.s. Three good commercial items. (3).

Est. £180-220

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1643 1936-64 Postage Due stamps and covers written up on pages with 1936 set of six perfined "SPECIMEN" (little or no gum), ordinary paper and chalky paper sets mint and used (no used 20c on chalky paper), set of six and blocks of four of the 5c, 10c and 30c handstamped "JAMHURI 1964" mint (mentioned as a footnote in S.G.); and 1938-60 covers (5) and a front bearing postage due stamps including 40c on cover from Pakistan, etc. Also stampless 1945 cover from Zanzibar to Pemba with "T" handstamp, 1960 cover from Zanzibar to Tanganyika with KUT 20c due, and underpaid covers from Zanzibar to G.B (2, one charged 2/1, the other with the charge marks deleted in G.B). (154 + 10 covers).

Est. £200-240

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Postal Stationery
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1644 image1926 6c Postcard essay in grey-lilac, the postcard heading differing from the issued card (in the format adopted for the 12c card issued for overseas use), endorsed "Appd for colour 7/7/26" and initialled, and "Colour only, wording as 3 Cts". A unique essay from the De La Rue archives. Photo on Page 235. (Image1)

Est. £250-300

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1645 1926 6c + 6c Reply card essay in grey lilac, both halves with the Postcard heading differing from the issued card (in the format adopted for the 12c + 12c card issued for overseas use), unfolded, a little surface scraping or paper adhering at left edge where it was removed from an archive page, a rare (possibly unique) essay from the De La Rue archives.

Est. £250-300

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1646 1926 3c Yellow-brown and 6c grey-lilac letter card proofs on blue card, both imperforate, ungummed and unfolded, a little surface scraping or paper adhering to the left edges where they were removed from archive pages, a rare (possibly unique) pair of proofs from the De La Rue archives. (2).

Est. £400-500

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1647 image1935 30c Registration envelope stamp die proof in blue, printed and embossed on card, endorsed "Reg. G.7692" and dated "4.11.35", 62x62mm, fine and scarce. Photo on Page 232. (Image1)

Est. £300-400

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1648 1926-63 Collection written up on pages, Specimen overprints (17), unused (26) or used (18), with postcards, reply cards, newspaper wrappers, registration envelopes, formula registration envelopes and air letters, includes used 1926 issue size F registration envelopes franked 1c + 25c to G.B with oval "AR" handstamp or franked 25c + 50c to USA, 3c and 6c wrappers and postcards and 6c lettercard all used, 31c registration envelope size J mint, also 35c Commonwealth Reply Coupon and 1s International Reply Coupon both with 1963 datestamps. A good lot, all fine. (63).

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Est. £500-600

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