Lot Number: 1725
Closing: 09 September 2014
- Guide price (GBP): 2000 - 2500
- Currency guide (USD): 3340 - 4175
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COLOMBIA - 1862 - 1883 FABULOUS OLDS TIME COLLECTION WITH MANY SCARCE AND RARE ITEMS Extensive and valuable collection with 1862 United States of Colombia wavy lined background 10c blue, 20c red, 50c green (2 shades), 1p red lilac, all used, 1863 plain background set used, with blued paper 10c (4 incl pair) and 50c, 1864 stars in oval set used, 1866 Postage Due set complete both used and unused, 1865 Registration stamps used, 1865 1865 set complete used with shades incl 1p rose, additional 5c yellow pairs (2), 1p pair and superb used block of 6, 1866 complete set used with shades and cancels incl fine 5p and 10p, 1868 issue complete used with shades and cancels incl rare 1p vermilion tete-beche used, 1871-4 issue mint and used with cancellations, 1870 Registration stamps with vertical and horizontal lines, 1870 5p and 10p range, 1877 wove paper series, 1876-9 same on laid paper complete used with shades of 5c and 20c, 1881 2c black Liberty Head unofficial perf 12½, 1881 10c violet Registration stamp, 1881 - 1883 issues with shades etc. As usual a few obvious forgeries but still a great collection well above average condition. (180+ stamps)