Sale No. 376     Closing Date : 28th February 2024
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FRENCH COLONIES
Collections & Accumulations
"Why not start a new Colony with one of these"
Lot no.Description Price 
C/0553 photo icon ANDORRA Fine M or U collection largely mint 1931-1961 Beautiful ranges including better Postage Dues. Cat appx £930 (100+) Includes list of its SG numbers £220
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C/0458 photo icon FRENCH & MIDDLE CONGO: Fine M or U collection 1892-1933 with nice ranges throughout. Cat.appx.£600 (105 of which 75mint rest fu) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £130
[170]
C/0400 photo icon FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA: Wonderful Collection 1936-1958 with good degree of completeness Fine Mint or used. Cat appx £930 (245 stamps of which 180m rest fu) Includes a list of all its SG numbers. £185
[275]
C/0401 FRENCH GUIANA: Fine Mint or used Collection 1892-1947. Largely mint with excellent ranges of values and sets. Cat appx £400 (144 of which 134 mint 10u) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £73
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C/0584 photo icon FRENCH GUINEA: Super Fine Mint or Used collection 1892-1942 with good solid ranges incl Postage Dues and Vichy issues. Cat.appx.£510 (148 of which 104m rest fu) Includes list of all its SG numbers £125
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C/9983 photo icon FRENCH SOUTHERN & ATLANTIC (T.A.A.F.). Outstanding Fine Mint (largely UM) Collection 1955-2007. Cat.appx £2,440. (265 inc nine miniature sheets) Includes list of all its SG numbers £405
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C/0455 photo icon GUADELOUPE: Fine Mint or Used collection 1889-1947 with good ranges throughout and fair degree of completeness for the later issues Cat appx £540 (185 of which 145 m rest u) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £125
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C/0529 photo icon IVORY COAST: Fabulous Fine Mint or Used collection 1892-1960 inc lovely ranges throughout plus some Postage Dues, Parcel Posts & complete for all Vichy Issues. Cat.appx £620 (158 of which 86m, 72u) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £140
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C/0585 photo icon LEBANON: Very good Fine Mint or Used collection 1924-1940 with lovely sets and ranges for the period inc Postage Dues. Cat.appx.£930 (150 of which 88m rest fu) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £220
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C/0402 photo icon MARTINIQUE: Beautiful fine mint or used collection 1888-1947 with good renages throughout with fair degree of completeness. Includes Postage Dues and Vichy issues. Cat.appx.£560. (200 stamps of which just 30 used, rest mint). Includes a list of all its SG numbers. £120
[170]
C/0145 NEW CALEDONIA: Attractive starter collection 1881-1999 Fine Mint or used inc Postage Dues, Officials and Vichies. Cat. over £400 (155 of which 140 m rest fu) Includes list of its SG. numbers. £71
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C/0459 photo icon REUNION: Wonderful Mint or Used collection 1886-1974. Lovely ranges and sets with good degree of completeness includes Postage Dues. Also the vIchy issues virtually complete. Cat.appx.£1,460 (430+ of which 290mint rest used) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £295
[395]
C/0135 RUANDA-URUNDI Fine Mint or Used Collection 1916-1961. Good ranges of sets and values. Cat.approx £525 (142 of which 81m 61u) Includes list of its SG numbers. £95
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C/0588 photo icon SAAR: Super Collection 1920-1959 Fine Mint or used which includes Officials. Attractive sets and ranges. Cat.appx.£680 (160 of which 92 mint rest fu) Includes list of its SG numbers. £160
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C/0146 photo icon ST. PIERRE et MIQUELON: Beautiful Collection 1892-2000 all fine M or UM. Includes Postage Dues & vichies. Lovely ranges of sets and better values. Cat.appx.£2,480 (430 inc 5 min sheets) A really excellent lot. Includes a list of all its SG numbers. Seven pages of photos (see website). £395
[650]
C/0456 photo icon SENEGAL: Fine Mint or Used collection 1892-1944 with good ranges throughout and fair degree of completeness for the later issues. Cat appx £580 (over £200 of which 115 mint rest used) Includes list of all its SG numbers £130
[170]
C/0403 photo icon SOMALI COAST: Fabulous Collection fine mint or used 1894-1966 with good degree of completeness in sets and ranges throughout incl Postage Dues and Vichy issues. Cat.appx £1,250 (325 stamps of which 265 are mint rest used) Includes a list of all its SG numbers. £235
[350]
C/0586 photo icon SYRIA: Useful and Fine Mint or Used collection 1920-1940 with good ranges throughout inc Postage Dues. Cat.appx.£670 (132 of which 79m rest fu) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £160
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C/0405 photo icon TOGO: Most attractive Fine Mint or Used Collection 1916-1960 with good degree of completeness throughout. Includes Postage Dues and the Vichy issues. Cat.Appx. £580 (245 stamps of which 190 mint rest fu) Includes list of all its SG numbers. £120
[170]
C/0551 photo icon UPPER VOLTA: Fine Collection 1920-1931 Largely Mint and with good degree of completeness Cat.appx.£300+ (76 of which 63m 13u) Incl list of its SG numbers. £65
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Maps
M/833 Map of Africa c.1873 by J.Bartholomew/Blackie & Son size 220 x 288mm in fair condition. Very fine details of countries, towns/cities before full colonialism and thus most interesting. £8
[8]
M/834 Map of Africa c.1870's by William Mackenzie size 270 x 221mm in colour in good/fair condition with amazing fine details of place names and countries at the time of colonialism. £12
[12]
M/835 photo icon Fabulous set of six c.1900 large colour Maps of Africa being the Harmsworth Universal Atlas Maps nos 133 to 144. Each map is individually printed on a large sheet 21 x 16 inches and folded down the centre. The maps are: 133/4 Africa General (political with population insert), 135/6 Africa Industries & Communications shipping routes etc, 137/8 French North Africa & Morocco + Sahara Rio de Oro etc,139/140 West Africa with inserts of Mauritius, Ascension & St Helena, 141/142 Egypt & The Sudan & Abyssinia,143/144 Central Africa inc Zanzibar. The detail and listing of thousands of towns. ports etc is quite staggering. Interesting to see how Africa was at that time. South Africa not yet a union, all the German, British, French, Spanish, Italian colonies in great depth. Printed by The Amalgamated Press, London for George Philip & Son on behalf of The London Geographical Institute. Condition is fine for its age. A wonderful set. Note price will not reduce for this lot but bids of 80% or more will be accepted if there is no outright buyer. Postage/packing will be £8 (UK only) £120
[120]
Postage stamps
00/913 photo icon Various Colonies: Seven stamps from various colonies with Advertisement printed on reverse. Not often seen and very collectable. (7) £15
[15]
General Issues
1/9653 photo icon SG.7 1871 1c bronze-green (Fresh M) Cat.£100 (Yv.7) £21
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1/9500 photo icon SG.15 1871 10c bistre (Fine light pmk) EOR (Brun) Cat.£170 (Yv.11) £32
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1/9657 photo icon SG.17 1871 20c blue (Fine CCH pmk) Cat.£150 (Yv.12) £31
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1/9658 photo icon SG.21 1877 15c bistre (Fine Basse-Terre Guadeloupe CDS) Cat.£130 (Yv.19) £27
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1/869 photo icon SG.24 1877 1c green (Fine M) Cat.£40 (Yv.24) £18
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1/9805 photo icon SG.31 1878 25c blue (Fine light CDS) EOR Cat.£225 (Yv.35) £49
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1/0489 photo icon SG.32 1878 30c cinnamon (Fresh M) Cat.£65 (Yv.26) £23
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1/870 photo icon SG.55 1881 35c black/orange (Fine CDS of Grand Basse, Ivory Coast) Cat.£39 (Yv.56) £17
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1/0602 photo icon SG.56 1881 40c red/yellow (Fresh M) Cat.£50 (Yv.57) £18
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1/9665 photo icon SG.57 1881 75c rose-carmine (Fresh M) paper hinge. Cat.£110 (Yv.58) £24
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1/871 photo icon SG.58 1881 1fr olive-green (Fine CDS) Cat.£39 (Yv.59) £17
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1/872 photo icon SG.D71 1884 2fr brown Postage Due (Superb UM) Cat.£39+ (Yv.T16) £17
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