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SG44-48. 1891 Set of 5 surcharges, superb fresh mint...
SG44-48. 1891 Set of 5 surcharges, superb fresh mint...
£750.00

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SG702b. 1966 6d Multicoloured. "Deep blue Omitted'. U/M mint...
SG702b. 1966 6d Multicoloured. "Deep blue Omitted'. U/M mint...
£0.00

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SG117. 1862 1c Black on rose. Superb mint with roulettes on all
SG117. 1862 1c Black on rose. Superb mint with roulettes on all
£5,950.00

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SG117. 1862 1c Black on rose. Superb fresh mint...
SG117. 1862 1c Black on rose. Superb fresh mint...
£5,250.00

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SG119. 1862 2c Black on yellow. Very fine used...
SG119. 1862 2c Black on yellow. Very fine used...
£425.00

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SG120e. 1862 1c Black on yellow. "1" for "I" in "BRITISH" and it
SG120e. 1862 1c Black on yellow. "1" for "I" in "BRITISH" and it
£750.00

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SG121. 1862 2c Black on yelloe. Very fine used...
SG121. 1862 2c Black on yelloe. Very fine used...
£795.00

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SG123. 1862 4c Black on blue. Very fine fresh mint...
SG123. 1862 4c Black on blue. Very fine fresh mint...
£4,750.00

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SG16. 1913 £2 Black and rose. Outstanding used example..
SG16. 1913 £2 Black and rose. Outstanding used example..
£3,250.00

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SG18. 1854 Cover bearing 4c Deep blue to Mahaicony...
SG18. 1854 Cover bearing 4c Deep blue to Mahaicony...
£2,250.00

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SG1a. 1859. (1/2d) Orange. 'Major re-entry'. Brilliant fresh U/M
SG1a. 1859. (1/2d) Orange. 'Major re-entry'. Brilliant fresh U/M
£925.00

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SG3a. 1859 (2d) Carmine. 'Major re-entry'. Superb sheet marginal
SG3a. 1859 (2d) Carmine. 'Major re-entry'. Superb sheet marginal
£275.00

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SG2a. 1859. (1d) Blue. 'Re-rentry'. Superb fresh mint in a block
SG2a. 1859. (1d) Blue. 'Re-rentry'. Superb fresh mint in a block
£395.00

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SG23d. 1916 10/- Deep bright blue. Superb fresh mint...
SG23d. 1916 10/- Deep bright blue. Superb fresh mint...
£325.00

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SG23d. 1916 10/- Deep bright blue. Superb fresh well centred min
SG23d. 1916 10/- Deep bright blue. Superb fresh well centred min
£325.00

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SG106-125. 1934 Original set of 20. Superb fresh imperforate pro
SG106-125. 1934 Original set of 20. Superb fresh imperforate pro
£1,200.00

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SG91-105. 1932 Set of 15 all in imperforate proof pairs...
SG91-105. 1932 Set of 15 all in imperforate proof pairs...
£950.00

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SG53-73. 1950 Set of 21. All in brilliant fresh U/M mint blocks.
SG53-73. 1950 Set of 21. All in brilliant fresh U/M mint blocks.
£750.00

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SG83-91. 1878 Set of 9. All in superb fresh mint blocks...
SG83-91. 1878 Set of 9. All in superb fresh mint blocks...
£3,250.00

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1921. Unissued 2c,6c,8c,15c. Brilliant fresh mint...
1921. Unissued 2c,6c,8c,15c. Brilliant fresh mint...
£950.00

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SG1s-12s. 1923 Set of 12 'SPECIMEN'. All overprints in Afrikaans
SG1s-12s. 1923 Set of 12 'SPECIMEN'. All overprints in Afrikaans
£1,450.00

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1894. The set of 6 in imperforate pairs...
1894. The set of 6 in imperforate pairs...
£2,250.00

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1898. Burutu. Cover to London, bearing 1894 2 1/2d Blue...
1898. Burutu. Cover to London, bearing 1894 2 1/2d Blue...
£850.00

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SG155-156. 1949 50c Purple and 1r Grey. 'SPECIMEN'. Unique...
SG155-156. 1949 50c Purple and 1r Grey. 'SPECIMEN'. Unique...
£950.00

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1927. Pair of £5 Die Proofs in black on glazed card...
1927. Pair of £5 Die Proofs in black on glazed card...
£3,250.00

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SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover... P.O.R.
SG40 & 27. 1859. 'SHERWIN' Combination Cover...
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S.G.40 and 27. 1859.

2d. Deep blue ('SHERWIN') PAIR and (4d.) Green (Britannia issue).

Letter sheet from Port Louis to Paris, France, bearing a fantastic horizontal PAIR of 2d. Deep blue 'SHERWIN' (Positions 8/9), together with (4d.) Green (Britannia issue), all tied by a superb, neat circle 'PAID' cancel.

Backstamped 'G.P.O. MAURITIUS DE 9 1859', 'MARSEILLE A PARIS 5 JANV 60' and 'PARIS 6 JANV 60', and on the front handstruck black '16' (decimes) charge (due on arrival in France, with 8 decimes = 7 1/2 grams under the revised Anglo-French Postal Convention by 1856).

Numerous Certificates.

Provenance; Dale-Lichtenstein (1970) and Kanai (1993).

THERE ARE ONLY 7 COVERS RECORDED BEARING A 'SHERWIN' ISSUE, INCLUDING 2 COMBINATION COVERS. THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT AND SPECTACULAR OF THE 'SHERWIN' COVERS.

A REMARKABLE PHILATELIC GEM!


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SG85a. 1920 1/- Orange-yellow and red-orange. 'FRAME INVERTED'.
SG85a. 1920 1/- Orange-yellow and red-orange. 'FRAME INVERTED'.
£0.00

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SG117a. 1928 £5 Black/yellow. Outstanding used on piece...
SG117a. 1928 £5 Black/yellow. Outstanding used on piece...
£0.00

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SG24. 1856 4c Black/magenta. THE WORLDS FINEST EXAMPLE...
SG24. 1856 4c Black/magenta. THE WORLDS FINEST EXAMPLE...
£0.00

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SG64a. 1939 2 1/2d Magenta and sage-green. 'Imperforate Between'
SG64a. 1939 2 1/2d Magenta and sage-green. 'Imperforate Between'
£0.00

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SG18a. 1897 2c on 5c. 'UNSEVERED PAIR'. Superb fresh well centre
SG18a. 1897 2c on 5c. 'UNSEVERED PAIR'. Superb fresh well centre
£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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SG18a. 1878 4d Orange-yellow. 'Imperforate Between, Vertical Pai
SG18a. 1878 4d Orange-yellow. 'Imperforate Between, Vertical Pai
£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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SG34. 1915 'DEULON'. One Of Only Eight...
SG34. 1915 'DEULON'. One Of Only Eight...
£0.00

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

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SG6a. 1/- Dull mauve. 'BISECTED" (6d.) Superb fine used on 1860
SG6a. 1/- Dull mauve. 'BISECTED" (6d.) Superb fine used on 1860
£0.00

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SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN'. Brilliant UNUSED...
SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN'. Brilliant UNUSED...
£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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SG136b. 1934 1pi 'Imperf Between Horizontal Pair'. Unique Corner
SG136b. 1934 1pi 'Imperf Between Horizontal Pair'. Unique Corner
£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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SG39a,39ab. 1859 2d Blue. 'MAURITUIS' for 'MAURITIUS'. UNIQUE...
SG39a,39ab. 1859 2d Blue. 'MAURITUIS' for 'MAURITIUS'. UNIQUE...
£0.00

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SG37 VARIETY. 1859 2d Blue. "Lapirot". UNIQUE...
SG37 VARIETY. 1859 2d Blue. "Lapirot". UNIQUE...
£0.00

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SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN' Pair On Cover...
SG40. 1859 2d Deep blue. 'SHERWIN' Pair On Cover...
£0.00

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SG628a. 1961 CEPT 10d. Third Stamp MAJOR ERROR "Pale Green (from
SG628a. 1961 CEPT 10d. Third Stamp MAJOR ERROR "Pale Green (from
£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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