Lot Number: 1538
Closing: 03 May 2017
- Guide price (GBP): 500 - 600
- Currency guide (USD): 640 - 768
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COLOMBIA - 1859-1968 COLLECTION ON ALBUM PAGES A mostly used collection of old time 19th century and early 20th century issues which includes 1859 10c, plus 20c x3, 1860 20c, 1861 New Granada 5c and 1p, 1862 10c, 1862 5c, 10c x2, and 20c, 1865 range with all values to 1p x3, 1865 25c "Sobreporto", 1866 10c x2, 50c x3, and 10p, 1868-70 range to 1p x3, 1869-70 2½c Carrier stamps x6 incl a pair, 1870-74 range to 25c x3, 1870-77 surface-coloured paper 5c x2, plus 10c x4 with types, 1876-80 range to 20c x8 with shades, 1881-83 range to 20c pair, 1881 1c used plus 2c and 5c mint and used group, later 19th century ranges to 10p, 1899-1904 Civil War issues good mint or used range incl Cartagena, Cucuta, Bogota, and Barranquilla issues, 1931 First Air Mail cover Bogota to USA incl letter and advertising poster, a few later issues from 1961-68, plus sections of Private Air Companies e.g. SCADTA, Lansa, Avianca etc, and Colombian States from 1869 onwards including mint and used ranges of Antioquia, Bolivar, Cundinamarca, Santander, and Tolima. The earlier stamps very much in mixed condition with many faults and some identified forgeries, but still a good representation for these early issues. (approx 780 stamps plus 3 mini-sheets and a cover)