International Philippine Philatelic Society

Auction No. 62

Closing Date: 8pm, EST, March 31,2011

 

 

 

 

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Spanish Period - Stamps

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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1.

1 – Used. Commonly found heavy circle of dots cancel, with manuscript (pen) cross markings. Two good margins, cutting on bottom and right. Good colour on base stamp. Cat $300.00

40.00

2.

1 – Used. Circle of dots cancel, with three good margins, a little tight on top. Average colour and a decent overall looking stamp. Cat $300.00

80.00

3.

2a – Used. Commonly found heavy circle of dots cancel. 4 decent margins, a little tight on bottom but not touching frameline. Sound stamp and scarce. Cat $375.00

100.00

4.

6 – Used. Average margins just touching on right. Very small spot thin on reverse noted for accuracy and not showing through front. Light circle of dots cancel on light shade of this issue. Scarce. Cat $475.00

225.00

5.

7 – Used. Sound stamp with good margins for this issue. Heavy and slightly smudged circle of dots cancel. Good colour. Very scarce. Cat $1,000.00

450.00

6.

8 – Used. Tied with partial ‘Cavite – Luzon’ CDS. Tight margins and just cutting into bottom. Scarce usage.

50.00

7.

9 – Used. Tied with partial small Baeza blue cancel. Average margins, just cutting on top. Scarce stamp. Cat $225.00

150.00

8.

12 – Appear Mint (NG). Lovely stamp with good colour and margins. Appears mint with very light vertical mark cutting through Isabella’s bust and corner mark on top left.

15.00

9.

12 – Used. With partial large Baeza CDS. Vibrant colour and good margins for this issue. Gorgeous looking stamp.

20.00

10.

17 – Mint (NG, HR). Four good to excellent margins. Good colour and sound stamp. Lovely looking stamp. Scarce. Cat $600.00

300.00

11.

27 – Used. Three good margins, just cutting on bottom. Good colour for this issue. With scarcer second position watermark (opposite loops). Cat $225.00

150.00

12.

28 – Used. Three good margins, tight on right. Light partial Parrilla cancel. Good colour. Difficult stamp to find in fine condition.

25.00

13.

30 – Mint (NG, HR). Good to generous margins for this issue. Vibrant colour with nice centrally struck overprint. Cat $110.00

50.00

14.

31 – Used (HR). Three good to excellent margins, just touching on top. Well centred HPLN overprint and tied with light Parrilla cancel. Vibrant colour. ‘A Roig’ Handstamp on reverse. One of the finer examples encountered. Cat $500.00

300.00

15.

32 – Mint (NG, HR). Inverted HPLN Overprint Variety. Good margins all around and sound stamp with deep colour. Beautiful stamp. Cat $500.00

300.00

16.

34 – Mint (NG, HR). Three good margins, just touching on top right. Nice overprint and good colour for this issue.

15.00

17.

39-42 – Mint Set. #39 NG, HR, well centred with nice colour. #40 NG, centred top, thin on reverse. #41 Disturbed OG, HR, centred low, with few blunt perfs. #42 NG, average centring, good colour and overall sound stamp. Cat $270.00

90.00

18.

43-47 – Mint Set. #43 OG, HR, well centred with one pulled perf on left. #44 NG, centred right, pulled corner perf on top left, good colour. #45 NG, HR, centred left, possible thin under hinge. #46 OG, HR, average centring, good colour. #47 NG, good centring for this issue, good colour. Difficult set to complete. Cat $257.00

90.00

19.

43-47 – Used Set. #43 thin on right with good colour. #44 well centred, good colour and light cancel. #45 choice stamp with scarce ‘Manila – Star’ CDS. #46 sound stamp with good colour but irregular right perf appears to be slanted. #47 minor toning, deep shade and light Parrilla cancel. Nice overall looking set which is difficult to find in fine condition.

40.00

20.

Edifil NE2-NE3 – Mint (OG, HR). Unissued 1873 King Amadeo stamps (12c in blue and 62c in rose). Generally fine and vibrant colour on both stamps. Scarce stamps.

80.00

21.

48-51 – Mint Set. #48 OG, HR, pulled perf on top left and few blunt perfs, good appearance. #49 Part OG, appears NH, sound stamp. #50 Dry OG, HR, mottled appearance and few blunt perfs. #51 NG, HR, centred bottom left, few blunt perfs, good colour. A scarce set to complete and rarely found in very fine condition. Cat $388.50

80.00

22.

51– Used. Stamp centred to top with very minute pinhole not visible from front. Few blunt perfs. Lovely shade and neat, light Parrilla cancel not detracting overall appearance. A tough stamp.

30.00

23.

53– Used. With Parrilla cancel. Stamp centred top left with commonly found rough perfs. Very difficult to find postally used.

75.00

24.

58 – Mint (Part OG, HR). Stamp centred left, with commonly found rough perfs. Average colour and few minor tone spots around perfs. Difficult stamp despite low catalog value.

7.00

25.

64 – Mint (NG, HR). Average centring with few blunt perfs, mainly on top. Good colour and a difficult stamp to obtain.

15.00

26.

66 – Mint (NG, HR). Average centring with few minor blunt perfs noted for accuracy. Rich, vibrant deep shade. Striking stamp and not easy to find in fine condition.

65.00

27.

72 – Mint (Dry OG, HR). Disturbed gum, and just showing through on a few pers. Well centred for this issue with good colour and clean surcharge strike.

10.00

28.

72-73 – Mint. #72 OG, HR, well centred with vibrant colour and few blunt perfs. #73 NG, HR, centred lower right, with good colour and sound. Nice combination of the elusive stamps.

50.00

29.

72-73 – Used. #72 centred right, average colour, very minor thin noticeable from reverse and light Parrilla cancel. #73 with smudged cancel and few blunt perfs on top, but good colour.

7.00

30.

74 – Used. Centred left with blunt perfs noted. Minor toning also observed, visible on perfs. Good colour and nice light partial Parrilla cancel. Difficult stamp and missing from a lot of collections.

20.00

31.

80 – Mint (Dry OG, HR). With REINTEGRO Handstamp in purple. Small thin on reverse not showing through to front. Interesting and not often seen overprint.

15.00

32.

101 – Mint (OG, Small reinforcing hinge in centre). B/4 with beautiful fresh appearance with clean surcharge strikes. Black handstamp on reverse of each stamp. Interesting item.

15.00

33.

112 – Mint (NG, HR). Surcharge Doubled. Very clear and crisp surcharges. Slight foxing noted, mainly around perfs not detracting overall appearance Very striking error.

20.00

34.

113 – Mint (NG). Surcharge Inverted. Nicely centrally struck surcharge. Good base stamp. Beautiful error and not often found so fine.

20.00

35.

113 – Mint (Dry OG, Light HR). Surcharge Doubled. Light horizontal crease, not affecting overall appearance. Clear doubling on value and ‘cms’.

20.00

36.

123 – Mint (Dry OG, Light HR). Clipped perf on bottom left with a few foxed perfs noted for accuracy. Well centred. Second surcharge clearly visible. Difficult stamp.

25.00

37.

124 – Mint (Part Dry OG, Heavy HR). Surcharge Inverted. Blunt perfs mainly on left. Foxing noted affecting perfs. Nice centrally struck surcharge and good base stamp colour.

20.00

38.

126 – Used. Surcharge Doubled. Circle of Dots cancel and showing very clear doubling error. Blunt perfs on bottom and crease and minor perf fault on bottom left. Scarce stamp and seldom encountered with surcharge error.

35.00

39.

133 – Used. With telegraphic hole punch cancel (commonly found on this issue). Scarce and missing in a lot of collections. Used Cat $375.00

200.00

40.

133 – Tied on partial Telegraph Receipt with 10 x W-60. Horizontal crease on top of #133. All stamps hole punched. Used #133 Cat $375.00. Interesting piece, faults noted.

125.00

41.

135 – ERROR. Used with Telegraphic Hold Punch showing inverted red (1-real) surcharge. Rough perfs. Striking error.

10.00

42.

144 – Used. Showing Arrow in upper left corner constant variety (Peterson Flaw #10). Tied with forged ‘Correio’ CDS. Interesting combination.

15.00

43.

150 – Mint (NG). Gutter Pair. Very slight perf separation on one stamp, otherwise fine with fresh appearance. Not often seen.

5.00

44.

153 – Mint (OG, HR). Showing Comma between ‘5’ and ‘C’ constant variety (Peterson Flaw #1). Minor gum toning noted. Scarce variety.

15.00

45.

196, 197, 199 – Mint (OG, NH). Gutter stamps. 196 and 197 (horiz pairs), 199 (horiz pair and B/4). Interesting group.

60.00

 

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Spanish Period - Covers

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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46.

10 – Domestic Cover addressed to Fernando Aguirre, Manila. Tied with circle of dots departure cancel and indistinct small Baeza receiving CDS. Horizontal filing fold not affecting stamp. Generally good condition for covers of this issue.

200.00

 

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Spanish Period - Specimens

 

Lot #

Description

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47.

39 – Used (HR). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 1). Pulled perf on bottom left. Paper adherence on reverse which should wash off. Manuscript (pen) cancel as found on all of this issue. Scarce.

40.00

48.

40 – Used (HR). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 1). Couple of blunt perfs and very minor thin on reverse not affecting front appearance. Manuscript (pen) cancel as found on all of this issue. Scarce.

40.00

49.

45 – Mint (NG). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 1). Few blunt perfs on top. Decent color for base stamp. Scarce.

80.00

50.

51 – Mint (NG). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 1). Centred top right. Nice color and sound stamp. Scarce.

80.00

51.

143 – Mint (OG, HR). Muestra (Peterson Type 4). Stamp centred low. Minor disturbed gum not detracting front appearance. One of the scarcer specimen stamps.

20.00

52.

145 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 2). Stamp centred top. Minor disturbed gum. Good condition.

10.00

53.

158 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Rough perfs noted common for this issue.

40.00

54.

161 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 2).  Disturbed gum partly showing through on front. Nice overprint and sound stamp.

10.00

55.

164 – Mint (OG, HR). Muestra (Peterson Type 2). Stamp centred left. Disturbed gum not detracting front appearance.

15.00

56.

166 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair with almost complete overprint showing. Beautiful.

40.00

57.

168 – Mint (Part OG, HR). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Lovely crisp strike on stamp with good base colour.

15.00

58.

171 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Vibrant color. Striking stamps.

40.00

59.

175 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Rich color with virtually complete overprint showing.

40.00

60.

179 – Mint (OG, HR). Muestra (Peterson Type 4). Disturbed gum not affecting overall appearance. One of the scarcer specimen issues

10.00

61.

195 – Mint (OG, HR). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Disturbed gum not showing through to front. Commonly found rough perfs. Good colour. Scarce.

5.00

62.

196 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Commonly found rough perfs and centred slightly low.

7.00

63.

197 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Well centred for this issue and fresh appearance.

10.00

64.

198 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Commonly found rough perfs. Well centred for this issue.

7.00

65.

199 – Mint (OG, NH). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Well centred for this issue and fresh appearance.

10.00

66.

200 – Mint (OG, HR). Muestra (Peterson Type 5). Well centred for this issue with vibrant color. Scarce stamp.

15.00

67.

P7 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Vibrant color. Striking stamps.

40.00

68.

P11 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Fresh appearance.

40.00

69.

P15 – Mint (OG, NH). Ministerio de Ultramar - Muestras (Peterson Type 3). Horizontal pair. Almost complete overprint across stamps. Beautiful.

40.00

 

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Spanish Period - Perfins

 

Lot #

Description

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70.

52 – Smith Bell & Co (S. B & Co) Perfin. Used. Very lightly cancelled. Nice looking stamp.

80.00

71.

55 – R. R & Ca Perfin. Used. Very light cancel, almost appearing unused. Odd minor blunt perf not detracting from the overall appearance. Scarce.

80.00

72.

57 – Smith Bell & Co (S. B & Co) Perfin. Used. Parrilla cancel. Few blunt perfs on top right and small pinhole noticeable on reverse. Very scarce.

80.00

73.

67 – R. R & Ca Perfin. Used. Very light cancel. Stamp centred top. Tear on top supported by hinge on reverse. Blunt perfs noted. Scarce.

80.00

74.

71 – R. R & Ca Perfin. Used. Very light cancel. Blunt perfs and thinned on top. Stamp centred left. Very scarce.

100.00

75.

88 – Smith Bell & Co (S. B & Co) Inverted Perfin. Used. Clipped perf on top left otherwise sound. Scarce variety.

80.00

76.

116 – R. R & Ca Perfin. Used. Minor staining noted on front. Thin on reverse between the two ‘R’s. One of only two Perfin Surcharge Era stamps known. Very scarce.

80.00

 

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Spanish Period - Printers Waste

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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77.

43 – Imperf horizontal pair in Rose with one impression inverted. Vibrant colour and striking stamps.

20.00

78.

43 – Imperf horizontal pair in Lilac with one impression inverted. Good colour for this issue. Lovely looking stamps.

20.00

79.

44 – Imperf horizontal pair in with upper selvedge. One impression inverted. Deep colour and scarce with selvedge.

20.00

80.

46 – Privately Perforated single with one impression inverted. Good condition for this issue.

15.00

81.

52 – Imperf B/4 with one impression inverted. Deep vibrant color. Minor thin on reverse not detracting from overall appearance. Nice show piece.

40.00

82.

62 – Imperf horizontal pair. Second print showing upright (not inverted) Cuba 1p blue (1877) telegraph issue. Part of circle hole punch on bottom right, commonly found on this issue. Nice.

20.00

83.

62 – Imperf horizontal pair with bottom selvedge. Second print showing inverted Cuba 1p blue (1877) telegraph issue. Very clean and fine.

50.00

84.

77 – Imperf B/4 with one impression inverted. Second strike slightly diagonal to original. Lovely show piece.

75.00

85.

78 – Imperf single with one impression inverted. Wide margins showing two good strikes.

20.00

86.

78 – Imperf top marginal B/4 with one impression inverted. Lovely appearance with clear strikes. VF

75.00

87.

78 – Imperf horizontal pair with one impression inverted. Striking paper fold error causing huge white space and irregular shape. HR.

80.00

88.

80 – One impression inverted, single. Second impression virtually directly on top of original. Minor tone spot on top right. Deep colour.

20.00

89.

80 – Imperf horizontal pair with one impression inverted. Second impression to side of original. HR causing slight paper wrinkling. Good colour.

40.00

 

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Spanish Period - Forgeries

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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90.

5 – Engelhardt Fohl Forgery. Thin and horizontal crease noted. Tiny ding on top. Good colour and average margins. Scarce forgery. (Gooding #5F1A)

15.00

91.

6 – Sperati Die Proof in Black. Signed in pencil on front. ‘Sperati Reproduction’ Handstamp on reverse. Very scarce and seldom offered. (Gooding #6F6).

200.00

92.

14 – Used (bogus cancel). Tight margins just touching on left, common for this forgery. Good colour. (Gooding #14F3)

15.00

93.

15 – Unused (NG). Tight margins all around, common for this forgery. Good colour. (Gooding #15F1)

15.00

94.

17 – Used (bogus cancel). Three decent margins, just cutting into on right. Clean stamp. Not an easy forgery to find. (Gooding #17F2)

15.00

95.

21 – Used (bogus cancel). Good to excellent margins. Minor thin not noticeable from front. On bright yellow paper. (Gooding #21F1)

18.00

96.

21 – Unused. Excellent margins. A recent discover, printed on dark paper. (Gooding #21F7)

15.00

97.

22 – Used (bogus grill cancel). Three average to good margins, just cutting into on left. Nice shade for this forgery. (Gooding #22F1)

15.00

98.

24 – Used. (bogus grill cancel). Three good margins, clear but a bit tight on right. Nice overall appearance. (Gooding #24F1)

18.00

99.

24 – Used (bogus lined cancel). Jumbo margins. Slight staining on top. A scarce and seldom seen forgery. (Gooding #24F4)

45.00

100.

42 – Segui Reproductions. Mint (NG). Imperf B/4 with good to excellent margins. Fresh appearance and a great reference piece. (Gooding #42F2).

40.00

101.

Specimen Forgeries – Group of 21 Alfonso XIII issues all with forged specimen overprints (Peterson Type 3). Excellent range and would make a great reference collection.

30.00

102.

Bogus Cancel Collection – Accumulation of 272 stamps with non-Philippine and Bogus cancels. Interesting variety. Ideal specialist lot. (only part of collection scanned)

70.00

 

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Aguinaldo & Provisional Stamps

 

Lot #

Description

Starting Bid ($)

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103.

Y2 & 50c Telegrafos – Mint (OG, mostly NH). Specialised collection in singles and multiples describing various flaws and constant varieties. Total of 46 stamps. Excellent for the specialist or to expand any Aguinaldo collection.

100.00

104.

Y3 – Mint (Dry OG, Light HR). Centred high with good colour. Tiny spot on ‘O’ of ‘Correo’ otherwise a sound stamp. Scarce. Cat $150.

70.00

105.

Y3 – Used x 2. Matched pair (different shades) with ‘Correos – Filipinas’ cancel. Odd minor perf fault, otherwise a sound pair. Scarce.

150.00

106.

YF1 – Mint (OG, NH). Huge left marginal corner B/36. Top left corner selvedge missing and minor separation on a couple of the selvedges. Odd tone spot noted for accuracy. Very scarce in such large multiple and seldom offered. Lovely exhibition piece.

60.00

107.

YF1a – Mint (NG). Imperf with huge margins (with part of stamp showing on right). Couple of minor tone spots noted. Scarce.

60.00

108.

YP1a – Mint (OG, NH). Imperf Proof in Blue. Good margins and very fresh. Very Scarce

100.00

109.

2c Telegrafos – Mint (NG). Forgery issued in black instead of purple. Interesting and a great reference stamp.

20.00

110.

2c & 50c Telegrafos – Mint (Part Dry OG, HR). Two B/4. Odd toning noted, mainly on 50c stamps. Scarce in multiples.

10.00

111.

2c & 50c Telegrafos – Used. 2c Pair and 50c single. Not easy to find used. Nice set.

7.00

112.

Trans de Ganados – Mint (Dry OG, HR). Partly disturbed gum. Centred low but expected for this issue. Commonly found rough perfs.

25.00

 

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