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WORLD : BRITISH GUIANA
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2050
1850-51 Type-set circular 'BRITISH GUIANA 4 cents' lemon-yellow, initialled E.D.W (Wright) in blue, 'Cottonreel' 1st issue. FU appearance, repaired, cut round, 'Demerara / 3 OC 1851' cds. SG 3 cat £24,000 for cut round & under-catalogued. (The famous Du Pont collection only had 3 singles of the 4c which sold in Europe in 2014 for €48,000 - €108,000 - cut round single with tear was €96,000!!!). Famous classic rarity. 2015 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$7000
(US$5250)
(€4410)
(£3850)
  A$10000
(US$7500)
(€6300)
(£5500)
A$
2051
1850-51 type-set circular 'BRITISH GUIANA 8 cents' green, initialled E.D.W (Wright) in black in centre, 'Cottonreel' 1st issue. VFU, cut round with margins all round, 'Demerara OC 18 1850' cds. SG 4 cat £16,000+ for cut round & under-catalogued. (The famous Du Pont collection only had 2 singles (& 3 covers) which sold in auction in Europe for between €84,000 = A$120,000 for cut round single equivalent to this example!, to €132,000 for cut square. Famous classic rarity. Exp several times. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$15000
(US$11250)
(€9450)
(£8250)
  A$25000
(US$18750)
(€15750)
(£13750)
A$
2052
1850-51 type-set circular 'BRITISH GUIANA 12 cents' indigo, initialled in centre, 'Cottonreel' 1st issue. GU with Demerara cds, cut round, some faults, very deep colour. SG 6 cat £13,000 for cut round. Genuine budget example of this famous classic rarity. 2009 Brandon photo-cert. (P)
  A$4000
(US$3000)
(€2520)
(£2200)
  A$7000
(US$5250)
(€4410)
(£3850)
A$
2053
1852 Ship 1c black on magenta surface coloured paper. VFU appearance, 4 margins, expertly repaired. 'Berbice 1853' cds. SG 9 cat £5500. Attractive genuine example of this rare classic. 2017 Scheller photo-cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1350)
(€1134)
(£990)
  A$2800
(US$2100)
(€1764)
(£1540)
A$
2054
1852 Ship 4c black on deep blue surface coloured paper, imperf, GU, 2 margins (other 2 sides still show full framelines), expertly repaired surface rubbing etc, nice deep colour. SG 10 cat £12,000. Respectable looking example of this very rare classic. 2018 Scheller photo-cert (P)
  A$2500
(US$1875)
(€1575)
(£1375)
  A$4000
(US$3000)
(€2520)
(£2200)
A$
2055
1853-59 Ship 1c vermilion, original printing, imperf. Superb U, light cds, 4 large even margins. SG 11 cat £1700+. Beautiful example of this rare classic. BPA photo-cert. (P)
  A$1300
(US$975)
(€819)
(£715)
  A$1800
(US$1350)
(€1134)
(£990)
A$
2056
1853-59 Ship 1c brownish-red, type C with wide 'NT' (from 1857-59 issue). Fresh UN, expertly repaired thins & traces of creases, 4 even margins which are original. SG 16a unpriced UN, while more common type B cat £16,000, so this would be £20,000+. Superb appearance & major rarity in unused condition - probably the only recorded example. 2016 Scheller photo-cert. (P)
  A$7000
(US$5250)
(€4410)
(£3850)
  A$10000
(US$7500)
(€6300)
(£5500)
A$
2057
1853-55 Ship 4c deep blue, imperf. Superb U, 4 margins 1857 cds. SG 18 cat £1100+. Unusually nice quality. (P)
  A$800
(US$600)
(€504)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$900)
(€756)
(£660)
A$
2058
1853-55 Ship 4c blue, imperf. VFU, 4 margins 'Demerara DE 30 1853' cds. SG 19 cat £800+. Unusually nice. Exp Roumet & Calves. (P)
  A$600
(US$450)
(€378)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$675)
(€567)
(£495)
A$
2059
1856 type-set provisional Ship 4c black on magenta, initialled 'E.D.W.' of E D Wright. U on piece with village type cds, cut octagonally on piece, various faults but nice deep colour. SG 24 cat £25,000. Respectable example of this classic rarity. 2017 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$5000
(US$3750)
(€3150)
(£2750)
  A$7000
(US$5250)
(€4410)
(£3850)
A$
2060
1881 '2 OFFICIAL' opt Ship 24c green, opt type 19. VFU. SG 159 cat £180. (P)
  A$120
(US$90)
(€76)
(£66)
  A$160
(US$120)
(€101)
(£88)
A$
2061
1931 Centenary set 1c-$1. VF MUH. SG 283-7 cat £60 for M, should be at least double, £120 MUH. (5) (P)
  A$120
(US$90)
(€76)
(£66)
  A$180
(US$135)
(€113)
(£99)
A$
2062
1931 Centenary set 1c-$1. VF MLH/MUH inc $1 MUH. SG 283-7 cat £60+. (5). (P)
  A$50
(US$38)
(€32)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$53)
(€44)
(£39)
A$
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