Sale No. 359     Closing Date : 13th July 2022
All prices are in British Pounds Sterling     [Price in square brackets is our original price]
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FRENCH COLONIES
Collections & Accumulations
"Why not start a new Colony with one of these"
Lot no.Description Price 
CC/8549 ALGERIA: Fine Mint & Used (very largely mint) Collection from beginning 1924 to 1958. A super starter lot for this colony with a good degree of completeness. Cat.appx £520 (235 stamps) Includes a list of all its SG numbers £160
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CC/8248 CAMBODIA: Small collection on leaves 1955-62 inc King Norodom vals to 15r (Fine CDS) Then some fine mint sets for period. Cat appx £50 (49) £14
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CC/8100 CAMEROUN: Fine M or U Collection 1916-1959. Attractive sets and ranges. Cat appx £340. List of all SG numbers enclosed. (133 of which 108 mint. 25u) £71
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CC/8101 COMORO ISLANDS: Stunning Fine M or U collection (very largely mint) 1950 - 1975 Beautiful values. Includes Picasso min sheet. Cat appx. £675. includes list of all its SG numbers. (59 of which 55 m, 4u) £145
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CC/8370 photo icon FISCALS. French West Africa (A.O.F.) Amazing, very seldom seen collection of AOF fiscal issues for Guinea, Senegal etc all different values and sets to top values. Early to middle period. Mostly used (fine). (94 items) £65
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CC/8550 FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA: Fine Mint or Used (largely mint) Collection 1936-58 Cat appx £330 (120 of which 102m 18u) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £90
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CC/8552 FRENCH GUIANA Fine attractive Mint collection (includes 2 FU) for period 1902-1947. Cat.appx.£270 (84 stamps) Includes list of all its SG numbers £85
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CC/8551 FRENCH WEST AFRICA Attractive Fine Mint or Used Collection (mainly mint) from beginning 1944-1958. Cat.appx £240 (95) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £75
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CC/8106 photo icon MADAGASCAR: Fine M or U collection 1896-1957. Largely mint. Attractive ranges and sets. Cat.appx £365. Includes list of its SG numbers (151 of which 122m,29u) £71
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CC/7924 MAYOTTE: Collection of UM issues period 1997 to 2001 all different, listed in SG. Cat.£140+. Attractive lot (45 + 2ms) £34
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CC/7925 MAYOTTE: Small UM collection period 2000-2001 all diff Cat.£47 (13 + 1ms) £15
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CC/8554 NEW CALEDONIA Attractive Fine Mint or Used Collection (very largely mint) being a good representative period from 1884 to 1999 Cat appx. £520 (140 inc 1 min sheet) Includes a list of all its SG numbers. £165
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CC/8533 photo icon NEW HEBRIDES- BRITISH : Fine Mint Collection 1910-1957 with high degree of completeness. Includes 1910 EVII vals to 1/-, Complete sets for 1911, 1920 (ex SG35), 1921, 1924, 1925, 1938, 1953, 1957 & 1949/56 commems. Postage Due comp sets for 1938, 1953, 1957. Total Cat appx £800 Nice sets of same design as the French issues and will run along-side those sets (95). £200
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CC/8107 photo icon REUNION: Fine M or U Collection 1886-1974 Mainly mint with lovely comprehensive ranges of sets & values. Cat appx.£770. Includes list of all its SG numbers. (249 of which 190m, 59u) £155
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CC/8553 ST PIERRE ET MIQUELON Beautiful Fine Mint Collection (inc 7 used) 1892-1998. Includes useful range of FRANCE LIBRE ovpts. plus fine sets and values. Cat.appx £1100+ (162 stamps inc 1 min sheet). Includes list of all its SG numbers. £350
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CC/8547 SENEGAL: Fine Mint & Used collection 1892-1944 Cat.appx £340 (129 stamps) Clean attractive lot which includes list of all its SG numbers £75
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CC/8548 SOMALI COAST Fine Mint & Used collection 1894-1966. Cat.appx £550 (180) Beautiful lot which includes list of all its SG numbers. £140
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CC/8244 TOGO: Magnificent Fine UM Collection in a Lighthouse illustrated hingeless album for period 1960-72. (Album is maroon leatherette with gold-tooled "Afrika" and probably retails over £100+). Very high degree of completeness and most attractive. Pages are clean with light pencil catalogue value - easily erased. Stamps cat appx £415. (Few 100's plus Min sheets) (Weight 2.5 Kg) £130
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CC/8246 VIETNAM: Democratic Republic 1945-46. Fine Mint Collection on leaves of these Indo-China Jap Occ overprints Complete except for SG.28, 36, 45-47 & 51. Cat.approx £440. (55) £90
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CC/8247 VIETNAM - SOUTH VIETNAM: Super Collection on leaves 1951-1967. Starts with Independent state set (FU) then mint &/or used items. Then South Vietnam which includes many fine mint complete sets up to 1961, then few 1966/67 sets. Lovely lot not often found, Cat Approx £450+ (212) £135
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CC/8555 WALLIS & FUTUNA Lovely Mint Collection from beginning 1920 to 1998. Cat. appx. £340 (110 inc 1 min sheet) Includes a list of all its SG numbers. £90
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POSTMARKS
This Postmark section consists of lots from an extensive, fine used specialist collection of mainly Sub-Saharan African Colonies. Many of the best cds postmarks merit quite a premium from specialist dealers and these lots should represent excellent value. Much of this fine used material is now in our stocks listed at the back of this and future catalogues.
PK/8357 photo icon GENERAL ISSUES: Three fine horizontal pairs being the 15c, 25c & 30c SG.16,18 22 with fine pmks of Martinique, Reunion & Guadeloupe. (3 prs) £15
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PK/8358 ALEXANDRIA: 4 fine French stamps c.1900 with "5080", Alexandria & Port Said pmks. (4) £10
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PK/8359 ALGERIA: Batch of French stamps with fine Algerian pmks around 1900. (23 stamps) £16
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PK/8371 photo icon DAHOMEY: Super selection period 1890/1930's Some beautiful strikes of smaller towns, TPO's, Paquebots, Lagos etc. Lovely lot (95 stamps) £35
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PK/8378 FRENCH CONGO: Few good postmarks inc, Carnot, Sam Kita (scarce), Impfondo, Denis (Gabon), Paquebots of Plymouth & Liverpool. (7) £15
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PK/8374 photo icon FRENCH GUINEA: Lovely selection early to middle period with wide range of places. Incl some nice paquebots and few posted in Sierra Leone. (90 stamps) £35
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PK/8379 FRENCH MOROCCO: Stockcard of 1891-1900 5c & 25c with Tanger & other postmarks (34 stamps) £15
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PK/8400 Fr PO's in CHINA: Some French issues 1880-1900 w varying Shang-Hai CDS's (7 stamps) £5
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PK/8375 photo icon FRENCH SUDAN Good lot of early to middle period pmks inc some lovely strikes. Each town is labelled to help, and include some scarce villages/towns. (52 stamps) £20
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PK/8368 FRENCH WEST AFRICA: Postmarks from period 1945-50's all on stamps of FWA covering pmks from various West African colonies, some on piece. (46 stamps) £9
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PK/8373 photo icon IVORY COAST Wonderful selection early to middle period with some super examples of smaller places etc. Incl nice range of Paquebots. (170 stamps) £55
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PK/8377 photo icon LEVANT (French PO's) Fine lot of 1880's/1900 postmarks on issues up to the 2 piastres. Attractive lot with good Cat value. (38 stamps) £35
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PK/8372 photo icon SENEGAL: Cracking collection on leaves & stockcards early to middle period with a wide range of pmks inc smaller places, TPO's, Paquebots etc. Terrific lot. (Over 330 stamps) £75
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PK/8369 TOGO: Selection of postmarks mainly 1920's/30's. Couple of earlier German Togos too. Nice range. (18 stamps) £10
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PK/8376 photo icon UPPER SENEGAL & NIGER: Super selection of useful & interesting pmks on stamps of the period (65 stamps) £26
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STOCKBOOKS (empty)
00/8330 Matching set of FIVE Lighthouse "Premium" 32 page stockbooks, 3 maroon, 2 green each with matching slipcase and unmarked. Pages are black with crystal clear interleaves and 9 clear strips per page. These are top of the range and retail at £120. (Postage/packing will be £8) (5 stockbooks) £35
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General Issues
(See also under Gabon, Senegal & French India in this Sale)
1/8415 photo icon SG.6a 1865 80c deep carmine (FU- dotted pmk) Cat.£65 (Yv.6) £29
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1/6561 SG.7 1871 1c bronze-green (V.Fine unused) Cat.£100 (Yv.7) £6.50
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1/8416 photo icon SG.7 1871 1c bronze-green (Fine U dotted lozenge) Cat.£85 (Yv.7) £38
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1/8417 photo icon SG.9 1871 30c bistre-brown (FU dotted lozenge) Cat.£65 (Yv.9) £29
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1/8418 photo icon SG.10 1871 80c rose-carmine (Fine U CCH dotted lozenge of China) Cat.£140 (Yv.10) £65
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1/8419 photo icon SG.13 1876 4c grey (Fine CDS) Cat.£700. We cannot confirm the postmark is from China so sold "as is" (Yv.16) £85
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1/8420 photo icon SG.15 1871 10c bistre (Fine CDS of Gabon) Cat.£170 (Yv.11) £75
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1/8421 photo icon SG.17 1871 20c blue (FU dotted lozenge) Cat.£150 (Yv.12) £65
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1/8422 photo icon SG.21 1877 15c bistre (Fine CDS) Cat.£130 (Yv.19) £58
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1/8423 photo icon SG.23a 1873 80c deep rose (Saint Pierre. Reunion CDS) Cat.£170 (Yv.21) £75
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1/8424 photo icon SG.24 1877 1c green (Fine CDS) Cat.£65 (Yv.24) £29
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1/8128 SG.24 1877 1c green (Fine SAIGON CDS) Tiny thin spot at reverse Cat.£65 (Yv.24) £10
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1/8425 photo icon SG.29 1877 15c grey (Fine CDS) Cat.£95 (Yv.33) £42
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1/8426 photo icon SG.31 1878 25c blue (Fine Senegal CDS on small piece) EOR Lovely example Cat.£225 (Yv.35) £100
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1/8129 photo icon SG.32 1878 30c cinnamon (Fine CDS of New Caledonia) EOR Cat.£65 (Yv.26) £25
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1/8130 photo icon SG.35a 1878 75c rosine (Fine CDS) Cat.£75 (Yv.28) £28
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1/8427 photo icon SG.57 1881 75c rose-carmine (Fine CDS) Cat.£75 (Yv.58) £34
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1/7941 SG.87 1943 1f50 + 98f50 dp blue & grey (Fresh M) Cat.£48 (Yv.65) £17
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1/8428 photo icon SG.87 1943 1f50 + 98f50 dp blue & grey (Fine CDS) Cat.£70 (Yv.65) £32
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1/8131 SG.D69 1884 60c black Postage Due (Fresh M) V good margins. Cat.£45 (Yv.T11) £17
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1/8323 photo icon SG.D70 1884 1fr brown P. Due (Fine Fort de France (Martinique) CDS Cat.£44 (Yv T15) £21
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1/7601 photo icon SG.D72 1884 5fr brown Postage Due (Superb M) Cat.£130 (Yv.T17) £33
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1/8324 photo icon SG.D72 1884 5fr brown Postage Due (Fine MYTHO Cochinchine CDS) Cat.£90 (Yv.T17) £42
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1/8429 SG.D99 1945 10fr violet Postage Due (Fine CDS) Cat.£44 (Yv.T36) £20
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