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WORLD : BRITISH GUIANA
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2518
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$7000
2519
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$15000
2520
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$4000
2521
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$1800
2522
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)
 SOLD at A$1700
2523
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$7000
2524
1853-55 Ship 4c deep blue, imperf. Superb U, 4 margins 1857 cds. SG 18 cat £1100+. Unusually nice quality. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
2525
1853-55 Ship 4c blue, imperf. VFU, 4 margins 'Demerara DE 30 1853' cds. SG 19 cat £800+. Unusually nice. Exp Roumet & Calves. (P)
 SOLD at A$950
2526
1856 type-set provisional Ship 4c black on magenta, initialled 'E.D.W.' of E D Wright. Superb U appearance with village type cds, expertly repaired horiz tear, cut square with amazingly large margins on 4 sides, fantastic deep colour. SG 24 cat £25,000. The amazingly huge margins definitely make it one of the best looking genuine examples of this famous classic rarity. 2013 Roumet photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$9000
2527
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)
 AVAILABLE at A$5000
2528
1862 Type-set 2c yellow, signed in centre, frame SG type 10 (shield). FU, almost 4 margins, barred pmk. SG 119 cat £450. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
2529
1862 type-set 2c yellow, signed in centre, frame type 10 (shields). VFU appearance, tiny thin, 4 margins, barred A03 pmk. SG 119 cat £450. Scarce classic. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$170
2530
1862 type-set 2c black on yellow, frame type 10 (shield), variety wrong ornament. VFU, 4 margins, roul at top & bottom, barred 'A03' pmk. SG 119b cat £800. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
2531
1878 Bar opt Official Ship (2c) on 8c rose, 2 horiz & 1 vert bar. GU. SG 146 cat £400. Rare stamp. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
2532
1878 Bar opt Official Ship (2c) on 8c rose, 2 horiz & 1 vert bar. FU, cork pmk. SG 146 cat £400. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2533
1881 '2 OFFICIAL' opt Ship 24c green, opt type 19. VFU. SG 159 cat £180. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
2534
1882 Ship 2c yellow 2 masts, perf SPECIMEN error DOUBLE! & with 'small 2'. VFU. SG 163b(var) cat £55+ for normal. Very rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
2535
1889 Ship set 1c-96c, wmk crown CA. VF M/MLH. SG 193-205 cat £170. (10) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
2536
1931 Centenary set 1c-$1. VF MUH. SG 283-7 cat £60 for M, should be at least double, £120 MUH. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
2537
1931 Centenary set 1c-$1. VF MLH/MUH inc $1 MUH. SG 283-7 cat £60+. (5). (P)
 SOLD at A$50
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