Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World; Hawkins II - European Colonies
May 12-13, 2020

Our May 12, 2020 sale was prepared in anticipation of London 2020 World Stamp Exhibition. While the show has been rescheduled, this auction will take place as scheduled. There is an important collection of Great Britain and British Commonwealth, with many individual Colonies offered intact. In addition, there are hundreds of better individual lots of Inverted Centers of the World, French Colonies Postal History selection from the Lorenz correspondence to Trieste, excellent range of European countries, with Italy and Colonies, especially Fezzan, Poland, Russia, as well as rarities from Japan, Korea and more. There are many attractive and substantial Large Lots and Collections, often fully scanned.

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Lot #1249
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH GAMBIA
1869-1955 advanced collection, unused, on pages and dealer/auction lot cards, with a nice selection of Queen Victoria, two different shades of 1869 4p, also 6p, 1874 6p blue and deep blue varieties, 1880 1/2p-1sh, with additional shades and watermark inverted/sideways noted, 1886-93 complete with additional shades, 1898 1/2p-1sh, KEVII sets to 3sh (1904-9 to 2sh6p, with 3sh of George V), surcharges, George V to 5sh, 1922-27 to 10sh, Silver Jubilee including three "flagstaff" varieties, George VI and QEII, mostly l.h. or h.r., few small faults possible, generally fine-v.f.
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Price Realized
$2,400.00

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