STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS (contd.)
Victoria, 1880, 10c surcharged on 30c claret fine used right wing-margin example with dumb canceller. SG.46.
Victoria, 1883, 2c surcharges on 4c rose vfu with part octagonal cancel. SG.61.
Victoria, 1887, 32c wmk. inverted left gutter marginal block of 6 fine mint to unmounted mint. SG.70w. (6)
1902-03, Edward VII set of 15 to $100, good to very fine, including listed shades of 1 Cent and 50 Cents, SG.110 to 121. The $100 value is used on piece with 1916 red Penang fiscal cancel. Some postmark interest. One to two short perforations, including the $5 value. (15)
1903-04 wmk. Crown CA set of 4 very fine used; 1904-10 wmk. Multiple Crown CA set to $100, mixed paper types. SG.123-126, 127-140. Fine to very fine, used. The $25 being a pair used on piece with 1909 red Malacca fiscal cancel and the rear $100, a similarly used single stamp on piece. (20)
Edward VII, 1905, chalk surfaced paper wmk. inverted lower right corner marginal block of 4 fine mint to unmounted. SG.129w. (4)
Edward VII, 1906, $100, purple and green on yellow definitive stamp fine used with red embossing revenue cancellation. Stamp unpriced used in SG, œ11,000 mint, SG.140.
1906-1907, overprint set on Labuan SG type 18 set of 11 plus additional block of 4 of 4 Cents/12 Cents black and yellow. Mostly fine to very fine used with minor hinge remains, the majority with Labuan cancels. The 1 Cent and $1 values are bar cancelled. SG.141-151. (15)
Edward VII, 1906-07, ovptd. part-set on 9 on type 18 of Labuan to $1. Missing 4c/12c and 4c/16c, fresh colours, unused or part o.g. (some appear to have dried gum). SG.141-143, 146-151. (9)
Edward VII, 1906-12, set to $5, all vfu ($1 postmark a little smudge, $2 and $5 colours a little faded). SG.152-167. Cat. œ250. (16)
1912-23, $25 purple and blue on blue paper, fine postal cancel of Singapore 4 AU 1933. Wmk. Multiple Crown CA, SG.213.
1921-33, $25, purple and blue on blue paper, very fine postal cancel of Singapore 8 JU 1934. Wmk. Multiple Script CS, SG.240b.
George V, 1923, $25, definitive stamp used with two over-inked Singapore postal use cds. SG.240b. Cat. œ120.
George V. 1923, $500, definitive stamp, fine used with red embossing revenue cancellation. Stamp unpriced used in SG. œ32,000 mint or œ1,200 as Specimen. SG.240d.
1922, George V, Malaya-Borneo Exhibition full set of 15 fine mint with both watermark types Multiple Crown CA, SG.241-249 and Multiple Script CA, SG.250-255. All are generally vey fine, well centred and with fresh colours. Very fine mint, one or two lower values with light hinge remains. (15)
George V, George VI, 1936, set of 15 and 1937-41 both Die sets. All vfu. SG.260-274, 278-298. (36)
George VI, 1937-41, both definitive sets, Die I and Die II, complete fine mint. SG.278-298. (21)
Siam, Postal History, 1914, UPU type Siam International Reply Paid Coupon printed in Switzerland by Benzinger & Co., A.G. issued at Bangkok 10.3.14 and redeemed at Singapore 18.3.14.
1952, Souvenir booklet in aid of War Wounded Soldiers, 40c, 70c, 80c, 90c, $3.70c, light tropicalisation and staples marks offset on pages. Good appearance and rarely seen. Scott.#C5-C9