BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Stamp Auctions

Lot 598 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 598 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1941 "British Occupation" overprints on Italian East Africa Pictorials, set of nine, n.h., couple of minor toned spots, fresh, mostly fine-v.f., signed Diena, etc. (overprints were prepared in Mogadisciu shortly after occupation of the region on orders of South African forces, but as the higher authorities did not give their approval, the stamps were never issued and most of the stocks destroyed)
Cat. Val. €5,500
Estimate: $1000

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Lot 599 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 599 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1941 "British Occupation" overprints on Italian "Marche de Bollo" Fiscal stamps, seven different, n.h., usual centering, mostly fine (overprints were prepared in Mogadisciu shortly after occupation of the region on orders of South African forces, but as the higher authorities did not give their approval, the stamps were never issued and most of the stocks destroyed)
Cat. Val. €4,200
Estimate: $750

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Lot 470 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 470 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

1941 overprinted "British Occupation" in red or blue, 8L and 3L Italian fiscals, n.h., fine, with 2005 Ceremuga certificates (overprints were prepared in Mogadisciu shortly after occupation of the region on orders of South African forces, but as the higher authorities did not give their approval, the stamps were never issued and most of the stocks destroyed)
Estimate: $250

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Lot 4845 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

Lot 4845 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History

**b 1941 (Somalia) surcharges and overprinted "British Occupation" in red or black on Italian East Africa Pictorial Issue, complete set of nine in blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f., signed Diena. A rare set of blocks (Sass.1-9, Euro 22,500+) (printed in Mogadiscio on the orders of the South African forces that captured the region but never issued due to objections from the British authorities, virtually all the stamps being destroyed. Unlisted by Gibbons but mentioned in the Robson Lowe Encyclopedia)

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Lot 2663 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Lot 2663 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

1943-50 Middle East Forces, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania (without Cyrenaica), complete sets on pages, with Postage Dues, h.r., fine-v.f., SG
Cat. Val. £ 1,048
Estimate: $400

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Lot 2661 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Lot 2661 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

1941 "British Occupation", unissued surcharges, set of nine, n.h. and post office fresh, v.f., signed Bolaffi,
Cat. Val. €5,000
Estimate: $1500

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Lot 2662 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Lot 2662 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

1941 4L-50L unissued "British Occupation" surcharges on Italian Colonies Fiscals, eight different values, 8L defective, 40L with small tear, n.h., fine-v.f., signed Bolaffi, Diena,
Cat. Val. €17,980
Estimate: $2000

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Lot 823 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers.

Lot 823 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers.

1941 overprinted "British Occupation" and surcharged in black instead of red, n.h., fresh and v.f., rare, with 2002 Raybaudi certificate,
Cat. Val. €11,000
Estimate: $3500

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Lot 824 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers.

Lot 824 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions Worldwide Stamps and Covers.

1941 overprinted "British Occupation" and "Postage" in red or black, 2L-50L Victor Emmanuel, nine different, n.h., fine-v.f., signed Diena, rare,
Cat. Val. €18,000
Estimate: $4000

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Lot 747 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA  -  Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Lot 747 - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA - Cherrystone Auctions U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

1943-51 Middle East Forces, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, including postage dues, five complete sets of each (without Cyrenaica), many blocks of four, n.h., fine-v.f.,
Cat. Val. £5,047
Estimate: $2500

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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN EAST AFRICA