Brit. Salomoninseln - Stamp Auctions

Lot 8099 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8099 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lithographed by W.E. Smith of Sydney 1907 (Feb 14): 'Canoe' 6 d. chocolate, a used block of four, Types 1-2, marginal from left of sheet and showing the inscription "Sixty Stamps", cancelled by "Tulagi / British Soloman Ids." in black (Oct 1, 1908). Minute corner bend not affecting the charming appearance of a scarce multiple Gi = £280+.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8115 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8115 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

1935 (May 6): Silver Jubilee 6 d. light blue & olive-green, an unused example from right of sheet, variety "Frame Printed Triple, Two Albino", fresh and fine, unmounted og. A superb stamp with very few, perhaps a handful known, the variety can be clearly seen between the coloured frame of the stamp and the perforations of the margin. Rare. Cert. Brandon (1996) Gi = £ 1'300.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8094 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8094 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lithographed by W.E. Smith of Sydney 1907 (Feb 14): 'Canoe' 2½ d. orange-yellow, Type 1, an unused example from top of sheet, variety "Imperforate between Stamp and Margin", minute thin mentioned for full accuracy only and not affecting appearance, unused without gum. A very scarce variety.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8110 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8110 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

1914/23: 'Postage Revenue', the definitive set of fourteen values unused, wmk. Multiple Crown CA, the 2½ d. slightly off-centre otherwise fresh and fine, large part og. A scarce set Gi = £ 475.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8089 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8089 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lithographed by W.E. Smith of Sydney 1907 (Feb 14): 'Canoe' 2 d. indigo, an unused block of thirty (6 x 5), being five horizontal rows from the sheet of 60 subjects, with part "(S)tamps at Two Pence" inscription in left margin, showing all six types in each row, one small piece of margin missing at right but of wonderful rich colour, horizontal bend in the bottom row not detracting from the appearance, large part or unmounted og. A very rare and attractive multiple Gi = £ 1'440+.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8105 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8105 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

1914/23: 'Postage Revenue', the definitive set of fourteen values unused, wmk. Multiple Crown CA, overprinted SPECIMEN in black or red (on 4 d. value), fresh and fine, large part og. A scarce set Gi = £ 425.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8121 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8121 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

1940: Postage Due 2 d. scarlet and 4 d. blue tied by 'Honiara' cds to 1951 underpaid cover bearing Basutoland 1938 ½ d. green and 1 d. red cancelled at 'Outhing' on despatch. Scarce and very attractive cover.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8100 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lithographed by W.E. Smith of Sydney 1907 (Feb 14): 'Canoes' set of seven values, the unused complete set of seven with all six types noted (three for the ½ d. blue, 2½ d. orange), most of fresh and fine appearance, a few with some age spots as usual on gum, part to large part og. All the types have been marked on reverse in pencil by Peter Holcombe. Seldom encountered as a full set (36 stamps) Gi = £ 1'600+.rnrnProvenance: Harmers, London, 24 Aug 1998, lot 3501.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8116 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8116 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

1935 (May 6): Silver Jubilee 6 d. light blue & olive-green, an unused example from Plate 4, variety "Dot by Flagstaff" (Row 8, Stamp 4), fresh and fine, unmounted og. Scarce Gi = £ 425

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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Lot 8084 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln -  Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lot 8084 - britische kolonien Brit. Salomoninseln - Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

Lithographed by W.E. Smith of Sydney 1907 (Feb 14): 'Canoe' Plate Proofs in the issued colours, the complete set of seven values Imperforate on smooth surfaced card paper, all showing Types, one or two blocks with close to touched margins but a rare set, unused as 'issued' - seven sheets of each value were printed and given to an employee of Smith & Co. (420 sets), the employee sold 200 sets before the authorities instructed the printers to re-acquire the unsold balance.

Corinphila Auction AG 274th - 283th Corinphila Auction - Day 6

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