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SG89-101. 1921 Set of 11. Choice superb fresh mint...
SG89-101. 1921 Set of 11. Choice superb fresh mint...
295.00

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SG57. 1854 10d Brown. Brilliant fresh mint...
SG57. 1854 10d Brown. Brilliant fresh mint...
0.00

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SG54a. 1910 1/- Black/green. "$" for "S" in "SHILLING". Superb m
SG54a. 1910 1/- Black/green. "$" for "S" in "SHILLING". Superb m
625.00

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SG115-116. 1904 1/2d and 1d. Superb fresh mint...
SG115-116. 1904 1/2d and 1d. Superb fresh mint...
40.00

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SG123. 1911 5/- Green and red/yellow. Choice superb fresh mint m
SG123. 1911 5/- Green and red/yellow. Choice superb fresh mint m
50.00

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SG124. 1912 1 Purple and black/red. Very fine fresh mint...
SG124. 1912 1 Purple and black/red. Very fine fresh mint...
170.00

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SG67-68. 1905 1/- and 2/-. Both superb fresh mint...
SG67-68. 1905 1/- and 2/-. Both superb fresh mint...
95.00

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SG318aw. 10r Purple and black/red. 'Watermark Inverted'. Choice
SG318aw. 10r Purple and black/red. 'Watermark Inverted'. Choice
230.00

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SG3. 1890 4a on 5d Dull purple and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M min
SG3. 1890 4a on 5d Dull purple and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M min
625.00

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SG2. 1890 1a on 2d Grey-green and carmine. Brilliant U/M mint...
SG2. 1890 1a on 2d Grey-green and carmine. Brilliant U/M mint...
525.00

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SG102. 1922 5/- Green and red/pale yellow. Choice superb fresh m
SG102. 1922 5/- Green and red/pale yellow. Choice superb fresh m
85.00

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SG77. 1913 5/- Green and red/yellow. Very fine mint with bright
SG77. 1913 5/- Green and red/yellow. Very fine mint with bright
30.00

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SG111. 1922 7/6 Grey-brown and yellow orange. Brilliant plate nu
SG111. 1922 7/6 Grey-brown and yellow orange. Brilliant plate nu
170.00

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SG71-91. 1923 Set of 21. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
SG71-91. 1923 Set of 21. Brilliant fresh U/M mint...
395.00

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SG268-269c. 1915 72c and 96c. Both brilliant U/M mint...
SG268-269c. 1915 72c and 96c. Both brilliant U/M mint...
65.00

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SG165-166. 1948 Set of 2. Post Office fresh U/M mint...
SG165-166. 1948 Set of 2. Post Office fresh U/M mint...
45.00

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SG19a. 1863 4d Pale grey-blue. Superb fresh corner sheet pair...
SG19a. 1863 4d Pale grey-blue. Superb fresh corner sheet pair...
440.00

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SG395a. 1944 1r Blue-violet and chocolate. Superb U/M mint block
SG395a. 1944 1r Blue-violet and chocolate. Superb U/M mint block
60.00

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SG393. 1938 30c Carmine and green. Brilliant U/M block of 4...
SG393. 1938 30c Carmine and green. Brilliant U/M block of 4...
40.00

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SG69-70. 1921-22. 2/- and 2/6. Superb fresh mint...
SG69-70. 1921-22. 2/- and 2/6. Superb fresh mint...
60.00

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SG10-20. 1924 Set of 12 (plus SG11d). Brilliant fresh mint...
SG10-20. 1924 Set of 12 (plus SG11d). Brilliant fresh mint...
360.00

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SG28-30. 1934 1/- to 5/-. U/M mint blocks of four...
SG28-30. 1934 1/- to 5/-. U/M mint blocks of four...
375.00

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SG69-83. 1921 Set of 14. Choice superb fresh mint, top values U/
SG69-83. 1921 Set of 14. Choice superb fresh mint, top values U/
125.00

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SG60-67. 1921 Set of 5. Choice superb fresh mint...
SG60-67. 1921 Set of 5. Choice superb fresh mint...
60.00

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SG60-67. 1921 Set of 5. Brilliant fresh mint, top values U/M...
SG60-67. 1921 Set of 5. Brilliant fresh mint, top values U/M...
75.00

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SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN' Pair On Cover... P.O.R.
SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN' Pair On Cover...
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S.G.40. 1859.

2d. Deep blue. 'SHERWIN'.

1859 (November 10). Immaculate clean, neat entire cover from Port Louis to Nantes , France, (verso) struck with crowned 'MAURITIUS NO 10 1853' despatch datestamp and black Frence arrival datestamp 'PARIS A BORDEAUX 7 DEC 59'.  Franked with a horizontal pair of the (1859 October) 2d. 'Sherwin' issue (Positions 4/5), and struck with the 'blank oval of bars', showing usuage of the 4d. overseas letter rate, indicating a weight upto 1/2 ounce. This is the correct postal rate from the Government Gazzette of 1st May 1858, which shows rates to be used after 6th May 1859.

On the front handstruck '8' (decimes) charge in black (due to arrival in France, with 8 decimes = 7 1/2 grams), under the revised Anglo-French postal Convertion of 1856, and faint red 'PAYS ETR V. SUEZ/6 DEC 59/A.M.B.D.' transit c.d.s.

With Certificates.

A FANTASTIC COVER OF THE FINEST QUALITY AND OF VERY GREAT RARITY AND IMPORTANCE.

ONLY 7 COVERS EXIST BEARING A 'SHERWIN' ISSUE!


SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN' Pair On Cover...
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SG291b. 1934 4c Slate-violet. 'Imperforate Horizontally'...
SG291b. 1934 4c Slate-violet. 'Imperforate Horizontally'...
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SG216a. 1964 6d Black and light blue. 'GLASGOW' ERROR. FANTASTIC
SG216a. 1964 6d Black and light blue. 'GLASGOW' ERROR. FANTASTIC
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SG13a. 1861 1d Carmine. THE TRULY MAGNIFICENT BLOCK...
SG13a. 1861 1d Carmine. THE TRULY MAGNIFICENT BLOCK...
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SG3. 1848 1d Orange-vermilion. A Titan Of Empire Philately!
SG3. 1848 1d Orange-vermilion. A Titan Of Empire Philately!
0.00

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SG55d. 1898 1d Vermilion and pale ultramarine. 'CENTRE OMITTED'.
SG55d. 1898 1d Vermilion and pale ultramarine. 'CENTRE OMITTED'.
0.00

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SG1. 1847 5c Blue 'Lady McLeod'. The Worlds Finest...
SG1. 1847 5c Blue 'Lady McLeod'. The Worlds Finest...
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SG28a. 1888 1d on 2 1/2d Ultramarine. 'Surcharge Inverted'...
SG28a. 1888 1d on 2 1/2d Ultramarine. 'Surcharge Inverted'...
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SG FR1. 1874 One of the most important and highly celebrated...
SG FR1. 1874 One of the most important and highly celebrated...
0.00

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SG2a. 1908 1d Red. 'Overprint Omitted, In Pair with Normal'. A b
SG2a. 1908 1d Red. 'Overprint Omitted, In Pair with Normal'. A b
0.00

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SG18a. 1878 4d Orange-yellow. 'Imperforate Between, Vertical Pai
SG18a. 1878 4d Orange-yellow. 'Imperforate Between, Vertical Pai
0.00

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SG85a.  1920 1/- 'FRAME INVERTED'. A wonderful used...
SG85a. 1920 1/- 'FRAME INVERTED'. A wonderful used...
0.00

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SG13ab. 1945 25c Dull purple and scarlet. The Unique and highly
SG13ab. 1945 25c Dull purple and scarlet. The Unique and highly
0.00

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SG9. 1853. 2d Deep blue. Fantastic cover bearing strip of 3...
SG9. 1853. 2d Deep blue. Fantastic cover bearing strip of 3...
0.00

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SG67. 1903 10 Grey and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M pair...
SG67. 1903 10 Grey and blue. Brilliant fresh U/M pair...
0.00

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SG54b. 1898 1d  'Without Initals & Centre Inverted'...
SG54b. 1898 1d 'Without Initals & Centre Inverted'...
0.00

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SG10. 1852 4c Black/deep blue - A remarkable pair...
SG10. 1852 4c Black/deep blue - A remarkable pair...
0.00

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SG96. 1919 10/- Black. "THE HOLY GRAIL". A brilliant...
SG96. 1919 10/- Black. "THE HOLY GRAIL". A brilliant...
0.00

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SG O1. 1934. The UNIQUE Block of FOUR on Cover...
SG O1. 1934. The UNIQUE Block of FOUR on Cover...
0.00

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SG5. 1850 12c Blue. The highly magnificent entire...
SG5. 1850 12c Blue. The highly magnificent entire...
0.00

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SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
0.00

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