From The 'Lionheart' Collection of Great Britain and British Empire, Part XIII - Spink London - October 1, 2020
Lot 759 -
Pakistan. Bahawalpur. 1947 Crescent Moon and Star overprint on stamps of India set of seventeen to 10r., large part original gum; handsome examples of these very rare overprints. Murray Payne Certificate (2009)....Est. £5,000-6,000
Sold for GBP 7,000
Spink LondonThe Lionheart Collection part XIII promises another varied offering in the ever-popular series including some great rarities. Some highlights include Pakistan Bahawalpur with the scarce 1947 Crescent Moon and Star overprint set, a lovely section of Cape of Good Hope Triangulars with Woodblocks and later mint multiples, the Falkland Islands famous ‘Glasgow’ error, K.U.T. 1922-27 high values with both specimens and a lovely example of the issued £20 and Northern Rhodesia with the rare 1938 1½d. red pair with imperforate between variety along with some fine one country collections, ever-popular sets and single items.