british occupation of italian colonies - Stamp Auctions

Lot 334 - british empire and foreign countries british occupation of italian colonies - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

British Occupation of Italian Colonies: A mainly mint collection with some duplication on leaves, incl. “M.E.F.” 1942, 1943-47, Eritrea 1948-49 and 1950, two sets of each, postage due 1948 and 1950 sets, “E.A.F.” 1943-46 set (2), Somalia 1948 set (2, one 5r. on 5s. used), 1950 set (2), Tripolitania 1948 and 1950, two sets of each, 1951 set, postage due 1948 and 1950 sets, etc., mostly fine. (252)
[Proposed price: £250-300]

Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

british empire and foreign countries british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2041 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2041 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Tripolitania: 1950 "BA" opt Postage Due set 1M-24M. VF fresh MUH left marginal. SG TD6-10 cat £95. (5) (P) Estimate A$100

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2036 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2036 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Eritrea: 1948-49 BMA opt 2sh50cts on 2/6, variety "misplaced stop". Superb fresh MLH. SG E10 cat £170. (P) Estimate A$150

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2037 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2037 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Eritrea: 1951 Telegram franked BA Eritrea opt 50c, 1/-, 5/- & 10/-, tied by "Asmara 15 11 51" cds & partially punched perfins of odd symbols (Eritrean alphabet?), used to Aden. F-VF fresh. SG 19, 22, 24 & 25 cat £82, plus huge premium for "on cover". Sass cat €23,000 = A$36,000 for much proper usage of 5/- & 10/- top values on postal document. Extremely rare survivor. (P) Estimate A$600

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2038 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2038 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu "British Occupation" opts on Italian East Africa Pictorials set 10c/5c-10L/5L. (These opts on Italian postage stamps, & also on revenue stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that had captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock was destroyed). Superb MUH. Unlisted in SG but fully listed in Italian catalogues & mentioned in Robson Lowe Encyclopedia. Sass 1-9 cat €5000+ & underpriced as it is a very rare set. Almost never offered, especially MUH. 1957 Alberto Diena AIEP & 2011 Ceremuga photo-certs. (9) (P) Estimate A$3500

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2033 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2033 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

1942 MEF opt KGVI 2d orange vertical pr with opt type M2 at top & type 2a below. Superb fresh MUH. SG M7b cat £425. (P) Estimate A$500

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2039 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2039 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu "British Occupation" opts on Italian East Africa Pictorials set of BLACK opts 20c/10c-2L/1L, as normal set has red opts on these vals. (These opts on Italian postage stamps, & also on revenue stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that had captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock was destroyed). VF MUH. Unlisted in SG but fully listed in Italian catalogues & mentioned in Robson Lowe Encyclopedia. Sass 2/I - 7/I cat €11,000+ = A$17,000+. Very rare & almost never offered, especially as MUH. 2010 Raybaudi photo-cert. (5) (P) Estimate A$5000

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2034 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2034 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

1942 MEF opt KGVI 2d orange, 13mm opt, irregular letters. VF fresh MUH. SG M7a cat £80, Sass 2/I cat €110. (P) Estimate A$100

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2040 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2040 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Somalia: 1948 BMA opt 2sh50cts on 2/6, variety misplaced stop. Superb fresh MLH. SG S19a cat £130. (P) Estimate A$160

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies
Lot 2035 - british occupation of italian colonies  -  Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

Lot 2035 - british occupation of italian colonies - Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

1943-47 MEF opt KGVI short set 1d-2/6. Mostly VFU with "Sirte 20 3 44" violet cds. SG M11-19. Scarce use in Libya. (9) (P) Estimate A$250

Status International Public Auction #304 - Stamps & Covers

british occupation of italian colonies