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Lot 469 - world wide philately india -  Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

Lot 469 - world wide philately india - Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

1902 to 1938, A lot of 4 covers posted from India and South Africa to London.

1902 Envelopes from India to England via Rome: Two covers with mixed franking, dispatched from India to England on 11th October 1902, affixed with a 1a Indian postage stamp and an additional 11/2 p postage revenue stamp. Notably, the rear of the covers displays a 'COOK' censorship cachet in purple.
1914 India-to-London cover, bearing a 1a stamp and two violet handstamps - 'Private-Confidential' and 'Head Clerk Post Office of Bombay'.
A 1938 South African cover sent to London bears a 1p stamp and a Postage Due 1p stamp, indicating a need for extra payment upon its arrival in London

Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

world wide philately india
Price: $ 100.00
Lot 470 - world wide philately india -  Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

Lot 470 - world wide philately india - Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

India 1917 - 1937: Lot of 4 covers : Two airmail covers with military censorship, a cover from the Bengal Women's War Fund, and a Baghdad Registered cover (opened under martial law). All covers are in Very Fine (VF) condition, offering valuable insights into this period of Indian history.

Romano House of Stamp sales ltd Auction #47

world wide philately india
Price: $ 40.00
Lot 7074 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Romania – Special Catalogue, Worldwide Rarities – The ERIVAN Collection – 2nd Auction, Schweiz & Liechtenstein - Day 5

Lot 7074 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Romania – Special Catalogue, Worldwide Rarities – The ERIVAN Collection – 2nd Auction, Schweiz & Liechtenstein - Day 5

1931/32: Pigeongram group, with two covers, one franked with 1a Pictorial, tied by Calcutta c.d.s. (18 Feb, 1931), sent care of Stephen Smith, handstamped "FIRST INDIAN / "PIGEONGRAM"" and "SWIFTSURE", with corresponding missive, the other franked with 1/2a green, tied by Calcutta c.d.s. (31 Dec, 1931) endorsed carried by the homing pigeon "Eastern Sun", it too with corresponding missive, also with unused label "A Massage From H.E. the Viceroy / By Homing Pigeon", with mis-spelling of "Message", noted and signed on back "The Error / Stephen H. Smith",  all but the first cover signed by Smith, a scarce and charming group.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Romania – Special Catalogue, Worldwide Rarities – The ERIVAN Collection – 2nd Auction, Schweiz & Liechtenstein - Day 5

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 5141 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5141 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Shahpura 1914/17: 1 pice carmine on bluish grey, perf. 11 all round, used on reverse of cover (with contents) and tied in manuscript and by dotted despatch handstamp in blue-black ink. A great rarity both on or off cover Gi = £ 800 off cover.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 500.00
Lot 5136 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5136 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Morvi 1931: First Issue 3 p. deep red, printed 10 mm. apart, perf. 12 on two or three siddes, eight examples used on reverse of 1932 registered cover and individually tied (April 22), with string seal at top and pink registration label alonside manuscript note "Left for Karachi hence ret'd to sender on 27/5/32" on obverse. Typical staining and some creasing but a splendid and scarce franking of great visual appeal.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 5131 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5131 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Kishengarh 1899/1900: First Issue ¼ a. magenta, pin perf. 14, a horizontal pair used on local 1912 cover tied by "KISHENGARH" cds (June 2) in black. Slight refold at left for display but most attractive.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 100.00
Lot 5147 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5147 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Wadwhan 1894: ½ pice black, perf. 12-12½, fine impression, a used example tied to local cover by large bilingual "WADWHAN STATE" circular datestamp (July 12) in blue, strike repeated somewhat more weakly on reverse. One or two age spots and file fold well away from the adhesive but a scarce stamp on cover.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 5126 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5126 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Jind 1874: First Issue lithographed ½ a. blue, imperforate, a used example with good margins all round, on local cover tied by the famous heart-shaped obliterator in black. Some staining but an extremely scarce stamp on letter.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 500.00
Lot 5142 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5142 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Soruth (Junagadh) 1864 (Nov): First Issue (1 a.) black on azure-grey on laid paper, handstamped "Saurashtra Post 1864-65" in water-colour, a used example with exceptional margins all round on 1866 cover somewhat heavily cancelled in black and in manuscript ink; with "DHORAJEE" cds (Dec 8) and "RAJKOTE" cds (same day) at right. Rare Gi = £ 150 off cover.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 250.00
Lot 5137 - brit. colonies india -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Lot 5137 - brit. colonies india - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

Nandgaon 1891: First Issue ½ a. blue and 2 a. rose, imperforate, used examples with good margins but stained by gum application, used on 1892 local philatelic registered cover, each cancelled by "RAJ-NANDGAON" squared circle datestamps (Feb 19) in black with framed registration cachet at left. Extremely rare on cover Gi = £ 1'500 off cover.rnProvenance: Collection Harrison D.S. Haverbeck, Harmers, New York, 26-29 June 1973, lot 1833.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Asia / Africa, Europe A –Z, Collections & Accumulations - Day 4

brit. colonies india
Price: CHF 850.00