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WORLDWIDE STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY continued...

ROBERT JOHNSON - INGOING MAIL TO C.G.H. continued...
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
541   imageORANGE FREE STATE/C.G.H. - SINGLE-RATE "CASH/STAMP" COMBINATION COVER TO G.B.; 11 May 1865 env. (edge wear and small closed tear near stamp) from Bloemfontein (no datestamp but with the usual O.F.S. distinctive blue manuscript "6" - internal 6d rate prepaid in cash) to England "via Cape Town" with CGH Rectangular 1/- Green tied (in transit) by a very fine Cape Town "1" barred oval; good example of the Combination payment of 6d in cash in O.F.S. with the CGH 1/- stamp applied before posting from O.F.S. Robert only recorded 8 such 'Combination' covers with the CGH Rectangular issues (see also next two lots). Rare thus. Cross Reference : ORANGE FREE STATE/RIVER COLONY (Image)

Starting at £ 200

SOLD for £220.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
542   imageORANGE FREE STATE/C.G.H. - SINGLE-RATE "CASH/STAMP" COMBINATION COVER TO G.B.; 15 July 1865 env. (edge wear and usefully dated filing note just touching stamp) from Bloemfontein (no datestamp but with the usual O.F.S. distinctive blue manuscript "6" - internal 6d rate prepaid in cash - slightly affected by filing notes, beside stamp) to England "Per Steamer from Cape Town" with CGH Rectangular 1/- Green tied (in transit) by a very fine Cape Town "1" barred oval; good example of the Combination payment of 6d in cash in O.F.S. with the CGH 1/- stamp applied before posting from O.F.S. Robert only recorded 8 such 'Combination' covers with the CGH Rectangular issues (see previous and next lot). Rare thus. Cross Reference : ORANGE FREE STATE/RIVER COLONY (Image)

Starting at £ 200

SOLD for £220.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
543   imageORANGE FREE STATE/C.G.H. - RARE DOUBLE-RATE "CASH/STAMP" COMBINATION COVER TO G.B.; 13 July 1865 env. (slight edge wear and light toning; opened out for display) from Bloemfontein (no datestamp but with the O.F.S. distinctive blue manuscript "1s" - internal 1s-0d rate prepaid in cash) to England via Cape Town "Per Royal Mail Steamer" with CGH Rectangular 1/- Green Pair tied (through perfs.) by a manuscript squiggle; thought to be the only recorded example of the double Combination rate with the CGH 1/- stamp applied before posting from O.F.S. Robert only recorded 8 such 'Combination' covers with the CGH Rectangular issues (see also previous two lots). Rare thus. Cross Reference : ORANGE FREE STATE/RIVER COLONY (Image)

Starting at £ 200

SOLD for £340.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
544   imageO.F.S./O.R.C. - MAIL TO/VIA C.G.H. INC. "POSTE RESTANTE", REGD. INTERPROVINCIAL, ETC.; 1894-1915 covers/cards inc. attractive 1894 usage of OFS 1d Orange PC ex "Jagersfontein" ("0" barred cancel & part cds backstamp) to "P.O. Cape Town" with superb "CAPE TOWN/POSTE RESTANTE" cds and matching "ADVERTISED/AND/UNCLAIMED" on the front, 1902 env. to US with VRI/2d lon 3d OVS Pair tied (oddly) by Aliwal North Squared Circle, 1902/3 quartet to Austria/Germany/GB with ORC o.p. CGH 1d/d frankings (one regd.), and 1904/15 covers/cards with ORC KEVII frankings (inc. uprated PC, regd. & Interprovincial usage). (16 covers/cards) Cross Reference : ORANGE FREE STATE/RIVER COLONY (Image)

Starting at £ 100

SOLD for £120.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
545   imageTRANSVAAL/C.G.H. COMBINATION 6d+6d FRANKING COVER TO G.B. VIA CAPE TOWN; 12 May 1879 env. to London ex "LYDENBURG/Z.A.R./ZUID AFRIKA" (cds on front) franked with both CGH 6d Lilac (fault at top - cancelled by same 27 May Cape Town transit cds as is struck alongside so clearly belongs) and Transvaal 6d Black tied by an unclear 3-ring Numeral, also having a very fine red London "PAID" cds (19 June) on the front. Good example of the obligatory Combination franking needed for overseas mail during the British Occupation of O.V.S. from 1877 to 1881. Cross Reference : TRANSVAAL, COMBINATION COVERS (Image)

Starting at £ 130

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
ROBERT JOHNSON C.G.H. - THE ADHESIVES 1853-1904
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
546   image1853-64 A GROUP OF USED TRIANGULAR ADHESIVES:1853-64 The group of used "triangulars" with 1d (8, inc. one on blued paper), 4d (13), 6d (6) and 1/- (3). Mostly sound two margined examples. High catalogue value , ideal space fillers. (Image)

Starting at £ 130

SOLD for £340.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
547   image1853 Anchor wmk. 1d deep brick red on deep blued and blued paper. 4d deep blue and blue (2¦). Fair used examples. (5). (Image)

Starting at £ 80

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
548   image1855-63 Perkins Bacon 1d brick red (m/s cancellation), 4d pale rose lilac, 6d slate purple and 1/- deep dark green. 1863-64 De La Rue 4d deep blue, 4d blue, 6d bright mauve and 1/- bright emerald green. Good average used examples. (8) (Image)

Starting at £ 130

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
549   image1861 "Woodblock" 4d pale milky blue, two wide margins, close but clear at foot. A very presentable example of this classic adhesive. SG 14 £2,000 (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 130

SOLD for £240.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
550   image1864-1904 The small mainly used selection with most issues represented inc. 1893 1d on 2d with no stop variety, a small mint group inc.1882 3d claret (2), 1893-1902 1/2d & 1d blocks of four and 1893 5/-. Also Mafeking 1900 3d on 1d lilac (SG 12). used. (213) (Image)

Starting at £ 48

SOLD for £50.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
551   image1871-1904 THE MINT/UNUSED STOCK:The duplicated mint/unused stock of mainly cabled anchor wmk issues includes 1884-90 1d block of 36, 2d marginal block of ten from the foot of the sheet. 1891 21/2d on 3d (17), 1893 1d on 2d (17). 1893-1902 1/2d (18) & 1d (45, inc. a block of 24)). 1900 1d (17). 1902-04 1/2d (10), 1d (22, inc a block of four),2d (11, inc. a block of four), 21/2d (11, inc. a block of four), 3d (7, inc. a block of four), 4d (6), 6d (2) & 1/- (5). Mixed condition but a good number are fine. (350) (Image)

Starting at £ 200

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
552   image1882-83 1d rose-red, a marginal mint block of six (3 x 2) from the left of the sheet. 1885 1d rose-red, an upper left mint corner block of twelve (6 x 2) with plate number "7", mounted on selvedge only. Also 21 Oct 1871 env. from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town bearing 1865 1d carmine red strip of three. Fine. (3 items). (Image)

Starting at £ 130

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
553   image1884-93 SURCHARGES ON THE SEATED HOPE ISSUES:The mostly used accumulation with 1868 4d on 6d (20), 1874-76 1d on 6d (4) & 1d on 1/- (4 plus two mint), 1879 3d on 4d (50 plus one mint), 1880 3d on 4d (46), 1880 type 10 "3" on 3d (84, inc. two inverted), type 11 "3" on 3d (24), 1882 CA wmk. (48), 1891 21/2d on 3d (78) and 1893 1d on 2d (69, inc. a mint block of four with no stop variety on one). Very mixed condition, but a fair number of fine examples are included. (Image)

Starting at £ 180

CLOSED
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
554   image1884-98 THE MUCH DUPLICATED USED STOCK inc. 1884-90 1/2d black (c380), 1d (c480), 2d (c580), 4d (c220). & 6d (c300) 1892 21/2d (c149). 1893-98 1/2d (c200), 21/2d (c200), 3d (c200), 4d (c60), 1/- green shades (c150), 1/- ochre shades (c140) & 5/- (20). Very mixed condition but some fine examples are included. (Image)

Starting at £ 120

SOLD for £130.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
555   image1893-1904 THE USED STOCK WITH CANCELLATION INTEREST:The used stock with 1893 1/2d (227), 1d (490) & 3d (43). 1900 1d (243). 1902-04 1/2d (196), 1d (465), 2d (65), 21/2d (31), 3d (84), 4d (77), 6d (83), 1/- (66) and 5/- (21). A generally fine lot with some good readable cancellations. (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 130

SOLD for £140.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
556   imagePERFINS - THE SMALL SELECTION INCLUDING THE RARE 5/- "BOWTIE":1902-06 A small selection of lower values with company perfins. Also an example of the very rare 5/- brown with almost complete so called "bowtie" official perfin. (SG 016). Cancelled with Cape Town roller. Fine. Note: it is believed that only two examples of this perfin are recorded on the 5/- in the Crocker & Becker collections. (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 65

SOLD for £170.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
ROBERT JOHNSON C.G.H. - THE CANCELLATIONS
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
557   imageCORK DUMB CANCELLATIONS ON "HOPE" ADHESIVES:1882-98 The exceptional collection of "cork" dumb cancellations on mainly "Hope" 1902-04 issue to 5/- with a few earlier, includes targets, hot cross bun, crosses and solid circles. Mostly fine strikes and an excellent lot for further research (388) (Image)

Starting at £ 130

SOLD for £380.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
558   imageNUMERAL - C.D.S. & SQUARED CIRCLES:An accumulation of adhesives with "Hope" values to 5/- but mostly to 2d with an interesting range of numerals, c.d.s., machine and squared circle cancellation, plus a small number of m/s examples. Generally selected for clarity of strike A good lot. (c.600)s (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 110

SOLD for £120.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
ROBERT JOHNSON C.G.H. - THE REVENUES
Lot Catalog No. Descrip Opening
559   imageTHE QUEEN VICTORIA COLLECTION - INCLUDING DOCUMENTS & CHEQUES ETC:1864-1901 The collection of documents/cheques etc. inc.1868 Power of Attorney and Deed of Transfer, each with 10/- embossed , 1868 & 1869 (2) cheques with 1865 1d. 1875 Quitrent Receipt with 1873 2/6d & 1865 5/-. 1876 Power to Mortgage with 1873 3/-., 1878 Supreme Court order with 6d vertical strip of four. 1879 Bill of Exchange with 4d, 6d and 2/6d pair. 1880 Mining Share Certificate with 1d (2), 3d & 6d. 1882 Promisary Note with 2/-. 1882 Promisary Note for £1,000 with block of four 2/6d yellow-brown. 1886 Deed of Transfer with 1/- & £1 lilac.1898 Deed of Transfer with 2/- & £1. 1899 Insurance Premium receipt with 1/-, 5/- and 10/-. Also a selection of adhesives with values to £2. (40 documents + 91 adhesives) (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 110

SOLD for £340.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.
560   imageTHE KING EDWARD VII/KING GEORGE V COLLECTION WITH SOME DOCUMENTS:1903-14 selection of documents bearing revenue adhesives inc. 1903-28 Letters of Administration bearing £1 embossed, 1903 Transvaal £1, ORC 10/- and 1928 SA 5/-. 1904 Deed of transfer with 1/-, 3/- & £1. 1905 printed insurance document for the conveyance of two stamp albums bearing a single 6d. 1904 Deed with a single 10/-. 1906 Deed of transfer with a single £2. 1906 Antenuptial Contract bearing 1/- & £1. 1906 Agent of a Foreign Licence with embossed £12 & 10/-. 1908 Deed of Transfer with 2/-, 2/6d and £1. 1909 Deed of Transfer with KEVII 5/- & £1 plus KGV 5/-. 1911 Game Killing Licence with embossed £1. 1912 Deed Transfer with 2/-, 3/- & £1. 1914 Letters of Administration with 5/-. Also a group of mainly used revenues but includes cigarette duty 1/2d with mint block of four with inverted overprint. Mostly fine and some interesting reading. Also an unrelated album with a few adhesives. (26 documents and 29 adhesives) (Image) (Image2)

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Starting at £ 95

SOLD for £260.00
Closing..Sep-07, 01:00 PM EST.

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