GAMBIA
FEATURED ITEM
1880-81 3d pale dull ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Complete sheetlet of 15, hinged on margins, stamps superb unmounted. Lovely and scarce. SG 14cB
£1,200
Last update: 24th July, 2017
STAMPS
AA558 1869 4d brown, no wmk. Four good to large margins, fine embossing, cancelled with neat red 'A / GAMBIA / AP 5(?) / 69' datestamp. Most attractive. SG 1 £135
AA559 1869 6d blue, no wmk. Four large margins, fine embossing, cancelled with crisp red 'GAMBIA / A / JY 21 / 7 / PAID' datestamp. A lovely example. SG 3a £125
GA685 1874 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC. Very fine mint, large margins and good embossing. A lovely stamp. SG 6 £325
AA560 1874 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC. Four good even margins, fine embossing, cancelled with crisp red 'GAMBIA / B / MR 30 / 82 / PAID' datestamp. Most attractive. SG 6 £140
AA561 1874 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC. Four very large even margins, adjoining stamp at right, fine embossing, cancelled with light crisp ' GAMBIA / B / JY 11 / 82 / PAID' datestamp. Most attractive. SG 6 £170
GA03 1874 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC. Four large even margins, fine embossing, cancelled with virtually complete crisp red 'GAMBIA / B / MY 14 / 82 / PAID' datestamp. Wonderful quality and most attractive. SG 6 £225
GA07 1874 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC. Clear to good margins all round, cancelled with red 'GAMBIA B / FE 23 / 82' datestamp. SG 8 £90
AA564 1874 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC. Four clear to very large margins, fine embossing, light red cancel. SG 8 £100
AA565 1874 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC. Four large to very large margins, fine embossing, cancelled with crisp 'GAMBIA / A / DE 25 / (no year) / PAID' datestamp. Most attractive. SG 8 £150
GA08 FORGERIES 4d and 6d values in close to issued colours, large margins and cancelled with dots or bars type cancellations. £45
GA09 FORGERY 6d in close to issued colour, large margins and cancelled with dots type cancellation, a little grubby. £20
GA434 1880-81 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC, sideways. Very fine used cancelled light red datestamp. SG16A £75
GA12 1880 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC, sideways. Very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA C / DE 22 81'. A lovely stamp. SG 18A £80
GA13 1880 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC, sideways. Fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA B / JU 5 84'. SG 18A £60
GA686 1880-81 d dull orange, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Complete sheetlet of 15, hinged on margins, stamps superb unmounted. Lovely and uncommon. SG 10B £350
GA15 1880-81 d dull orange, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA C / AU 17 / 81'. A lovely stamp. SG 11B £20
GA16 1880-81 d dull orange, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA B / AP 29 / 82'. A lovely stamp. SG 11B £20
AA570 1880-81 3d bright ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine mint. SG14B £45
AA571 1880-81 3d bright ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelld GAMBIA / PAID / B / DE 30 / 82 in RED. Most attractive. SG 14B £30
AA572 1880-81 3d bright ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelld GAMBIA / PAID / B / MR 3 / 83 in RED. Most attractive. SG 14B £30
GA18 1880-81 3d pale dull ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA B / MR 3 / 83' in RED. SG14cB £25
GA527 1880-81 3d pale dull ultramarine, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Complete sheetlet of 15, hinged on margins, stamps superb unmounted. Lovely and scarce. SG 14cB £1,200
GA19 1880-81 4d brown, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA B / DE 12 / 82' in RED. SG15B £15
GA20 1880-81 4d pale brown, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled light red datestamp. SG16B £15
AA574 1880-81 6d blue, wmk. Crown CC, upright. Very fine used cancelled GAMBIA / PAID / B / SP 1 / 84 in RED. Most attractive. SG 18B £40
GA25 1886-93 d to 1/-, wmk. Crown CA. Complete set of eight values plus additional d x two, 1d pair, 2d, 2d x four and 6d. Mostly fine used with some lovely crisply cancelled copies. SG 21-35 £90
GA27 1886 d grey-green, wmk. Crown CA. Block of four very fine used cancelled 'GAMBIA JA 16 87' datestamps. SG 22 £15
GA522 1886 1d aniline crimson, wmk. Crown CA. Left part sheetlet of 12, superb and fresh unmounted. SG 23a £125
GA556 1887 2d orange, wmk. Crown CA. Complete sheetlet of 15, hinged on margins otherwise unmounted. SG 24 £245
GA562 1889 6d bronze-green, wmk. Crown CA. Showing sloping label variety. Very fine mint. SG 33a £80
GA37 1898 QV keyplate, complete set of eight values overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. 3d hinge remainder, otherwise very fine and fresh mint. SG 37s-44s £145
GA39 1898 QV 3d keyplate reddish purple and blue. Fine used cancelled with crisp part '(MACA)RTHY ISLAN(D)' datestamp. Unusual. SG 41 £15
GA40 1898 QV 3d keyplate reddish purple and blue. Superb used cancelled crisp 'RECEIVED / GAMBIA JY 19 91' datestamp. SG 41 £15
GA41 1902 QV 3d keyplate deep purple and ultramarine. Fine mint. SG 41b £60
GA42 1898 QV 4d keyplate brown and blue. Superb used cancelled crisp 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA 24 OC 01' datestamp. SG 42 £30
GA43 1898 QV 4d keyplate brown and blue. Superb used cancelled concentric rings strike. SG 42 £30
GA44 1898 QV 6d keyplate olive-green and carmine. Very fine used cancelled crisp 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA 20 JY 01' datestamp. SG 43 £30
AA2429 1898 QV 2d keyplate orange and mauve, showing 'Malformed S' flaw. Superb fresh mint. SG 39a £450
GA49 1898 QV 2d keyplate ultramarine, showing 'Malformed S' flaw. Very fine fresh mint. SG 40a £375
GA687 1898 QV 4d keyplate brown and blue, showing 'Malformed S' flaw. Very fine fresh mint. SG 42a £475
GA52 1898 QV 4d keyplate brown and blue, showing 'Malformed S' flaw. Very fine used cancelled 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA 14 MR 01'. Scarce. SG 42a £600
GA688 1898 QV 1/- keyplate violet and green, showing 'Malformed S' flaw. Very fine mint. Scarce. SG 44a £650
AA2430 1898 QV 1/- keyplate violet and green, showing damaged 'M' of 'GAMBIA'. Short perf. at top, fresh mint. SG 44 var. £55
AM380 c1902 KEVII De La Rue imperforate colour trial using the 2/- duty printed in grey-green and vermilion on gummed, Crown CA watermarked paper. Affixed by one corner to piece of Appendix sheet. Very fine with fresh colours. £550
AM379 c1902 KEVII De La Rue imperforate colour trial using the 2/- duty printed in purple-brown and deep blue-green on gummed, Crown CA watermarked paper. Affixed by one corner to piece of Appendix sheet. Very fine with fresh colours. £550
AM378 c1902 KEVII De La Rue imperforate colour trial using the 2/- duty printed in scarlet and deep brown on yellow gummed, Crown CA watermarked paper. Affixed by two corners to piece of Appendix sheet. Very fine with fresh colours. £550
AA604 1902-05 KEVII key type, wmk. Crown CA, set of 12 values very fine fresh mint. SG 45-56 £130
GA405 1902-05 KEVII key type, wmk. Crown CA, set of 12 values very fine used. SG 45-56 £280
GA79 1902-05 KEVII key type, wmk. Crown CA, set of 12 overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. Few light faults, fine mint. SG 45s-56s £110
GA81 1902-05 KEVII key type, wmk. Crown CA, 1/6 overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. Very fine mint. SG 53s £20
GA94 1902 KEVII 6d, lower marginal showing plate '1' in margin. Very fine mint. SG 51 £30
AM514 1902 KEVII 6d pale sage-green and carmine. Lower marginal example showing plate number 1. Superb fresh mint with barest hint of a hinge mark. SG 51 £30
AM515 1905 KEVII 7d green and carmine. Lower marginal example showing plate number 1. Very fine mint with light hinge mark. SG 65 £35
GA99 1902 KEVII 2/-, block of four. Very fine mint, scarce. SG 54 £250
GA104 1902 KEVII 2d key type. Superb used cancelled light oval datestamp. SG 48 £15
GA105 1905 KEVII 1/6 key type. Superb used cancelled light oval datestamp. SG 53 £18
GA106 1902 KEVII d key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine mint. SG 45a £120
GA108 1902 KEVII d key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine used. SG 45a £80
GA111 1902 KEVII 2d key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine used. SG 47a £120
GA545 1902 KEVII 4d key type. Upper marginal block of four, upper right stamp showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine or superb fresh mint. Rare in this positional format. SG50, 50a £375
GA117 1902 KEVII 6d key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine mint. SG 51a £325
GA119 1902 KEVII 6d key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine mint. SG 51a £325
GA121 1905 KEVII 1/6 key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine fresh mint. SG 53a £350
GA123 1902 KEVII 2/- key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine mint. SG 54a £450
GA128 1905 KEVII 2/6 key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Superb used cancelled oval 'REGISTERED 12 NO' datestamp. Very scarce. SG 55a £550
GA129 1905 KEVII 3/- key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Superb fresh mint. SG 56a £525
GA130 1905 KEVII 3/- key type. Showing 'dented frame' variety. Superb fresh mint. SG 56a £525
GA546 1905 KEVII 7d new value die proof of the country name and duty plate only, printed on glazed card and dated '10 FEB. 05". Lovely and scarce. £550
GA547 1905 KEVII 10d new value die proof of the country name and duty plate only, printed on glazed card and dated '10 FEB. 05". Lovely and scarce. £550
GA138 1905 KEVII 5d, 7d and 10d, each overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. Fine fresh mint. SG 63s, 65s, 66s £70
GA144 1904-06 KEVII key types, complete set of 12 values fine to very fine mint. SG 57-68 £175
GA146 1905 KEVII 10d key types, very fine used. SG 66 £35
GA148 1905 KEVII d, block of four, very fine unmounted. SG 57 £30
GA156 1905 KEVII 2d, lower right corner block of 20 with plate '1' in margin, hinged on two stamps otherwise very fine unmounted. SG 60 £250
GA158 1905 KEVII 3d, block of 18 being the lower three rows of the pane, plate '1' in margin. Hinged on two stamps otherwise superb and fresh unmounted. A lovely multiple. SG 61 £300
GA160 1906 KEVII 6d, lower right corner block of 24 plate '1' in margin. hinged on two stamps otherwise superb unmounted. SG 64 £450
AA1465 1905 KEVII 7d green and carmine. Block of four, very fine or superb fresh mint (hinged on upper pair). SG 65 £55
GA161 1905 KEVII 7d, lower left corner block of ten showing plate '1' in margin, owners handstamp on reverse of each, light diagonal crease affecting two otherwise very fine unmounted. SG 65 £225
GA162 1905 KEVII 10d, block of ten, owners handstamp on reverse of each, hinged on two stamps otherwise very fine unmounted. SG 66 £275
GA416 1905 KEVII 2/-, very fine mint. SG 68 £65
GA164 1905 KEVII d, showing 'dented frame' variety, fine used. SG 57a £70
GA165 1905 KEVII 1d, showing 'dented frame' variety, fine mint. SG 58a £160
GA167 1905 KEVII 1d, showing 'dented frame' variety, fine used. SG 58a £50
GA170 1905 KEVII 2d, showing 'dented frame' variety, very fine used. SG 60b £150
GA171 1905 KEVII 3d, showing 'dented frame' variety, owners handstamp on reverse, fine mint. SG 61a £250
GA179 1906 KEVII 4d, showing 'break in frameline upper right' variety, fine mint. SG 62 var. £50
GA174 1905 KEVII 5d, showing 'dented frame' variety, very fine mint. SG 63a £400
GA176 1905 KEVII 1/-, showing 'dented frame' variety, very fine mint. SG 67a £500
GA178 1905 KEVII 2/-, showing 'dented frame' variety, somewhat browned, fine mint. Scarce. SG 68a £550
GA400 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6 and 'ONE PENNY' on 3/-, both values very fine mint. SG 69-70 £85
GA401 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6, very fine mint. SG 69 £45
GA460 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6, left marginal superb mint. SG 69 £50
GA201 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6, block of 30 being the lower five rows of the right pane, plate '1' in margin. Showing the complete setting of this surcharge, wider spacing on rows 1, 2 and 5 then narrower spacing on rows 3 and 4, in addition stamp 2/1 showing broken 'E' of 'PENNY' and broken upper cancelling bar. Some perf. faults on upper row, unobtrusive crease through fourth row, hinged on a few stamps otherwise unmounted. A lovely large multiple. SG 69 and var. £1,250
GA187 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6. Superb used. SG 69 £50
GA189 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6. Block of six on piece cancelled 'BATHURST AP12 06', superb used. SG 69 £375
GA190 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'HALF PENNY' on 2/6, upper left corner block of four, lower left stamp showing broken 'E' of 'PENNY' and broken upper cancelling bar, row 2/1. Superb used cancelled 'BATHURST MY28 06'. SG 69 and var. (see footnote) £350
GA402 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-. Very fine mint. SG 70 £50
AA1433 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-. Block of four, very fine mint. SG 70 £200
GA200 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge 'ONE PENNY' on 3/-, complete right pane of 60. Showing dropped 'Y' of 'PENNY' on rows 6/3 and 8/4. Unobtrusive crease through second row, a few areas strengthened by hinges. A spectacular and very scarce pane. SG 70 and vars. £2,750
GA197 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-, major variety 'SURCHARGE DOUBLE'. Left marginal strip of three, both left stamps defective, right stamp fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (1995). A scarce multiple. SG 70a £1,500
GA548 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-, upper marginal pair right stamp showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine unmounted. RARE in this positional format. SG 70b, 70 £1,500
GA193 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-, showing 'slotted frame' flaw, row 1/4, left pane. Light diagonal crease, fine mint. Scarce. B.P.A. certificate (2015). SG 70 var. £150
GA194 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-, superb used. SG 70 £25
GA195 1906 KEVII provisional surcharge ONE PENNY on 3/-, fine used cancelled 'BATHURST AP 24 06', the date of their withdrawal. SG 70 £35
GA551 1912 KGV 1d new value key type, country name and value die proof struck in black on thick card, applied to piece cut from the De La Rue archive. Endorsed at top 'Feb 6 / 12 leads', struck through in red and dated 'May 7th - 12'. Lovely and RARE. £600
AA610 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, set of 14 values plus 3d shade, very fine fresh mint. SG 72-85, 75a £110
GA207 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, set of 14 values, very fine used. SG 72-85 £160
GA253 1909 KEVII 3/- key type colour changes, cancelled with forged Madame Joseph oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA 22 JU 10' cancel. SG 85 forged cancel £40
GA222 1909 KEVII 1d key type colour changes, block of four. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 73 £55
GA224 1909 KEVII 1d key type colour changes, right marginal block of six. Superb unmounted. SG 73 £95
GA534 1909 KEVII 1d key type colour changes, upper right corner block of four showing plate '1' in margin. Hinged on margin stamps very fine unmounted. SG 73 £120
AM506 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 2d greyish slate. Block of four, Very fine or superb fresh mint (very faint hinge mark on one stamp). SG 74 £10
AM507 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 3d purple on yellow. Block of four, Very fine or superb fresh mint (very faint hinge mark on one stamp). SG 75 £35
AM528 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 3d purple on lemon-yellow. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 75a £35
GA488 1909 KEVII 4d key type colour changes, lower left corner strip of three. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 76 £12
AM529 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 4d black and red on yellow. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 76 £20
GA690 1909 KEVII 4d key type colour changes, upper left corner block of four showing plate '1' in margin. Superb and fresh unmounted. SG 76 £20
GA535 1909 KEVII 4d key type colour changes, upper right corner block of four showing plate '1' in margin. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 76 £20
GA406 1909 KEVII 5d key type, two distinct shades, orange and purple plus orange and reddish purple. Fine mint. SG 77 and shade £15
AM508 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 5d orange and purple. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 77 £18
AM530 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 6d dull and bright purple. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 78 £20
AM509 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 7d brown and blue. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 79 £25
AM531 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 7d brown and blue. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 79 £25
AM532 1909 KEVII key type colour changes, 10d pale sage-green and carmine. Block of four, superb fresh unmounted mint. SG 80 £40
GA247 1909 KEVII 1/6 key type colour changes, block of four across the vertical interpanneau margin. Superb unmounted. SG 82 £175
GA249 1909 KEVII 3/- key type colour changes, upper marginal showing plate '1' in margin. Hinged on margin stamp superb unmounted. SG 85 £60
GA252 1909 KEVII 1/- key type colour changes, black on green and black on blue-green shade. Fine used SG 81, 81 shade £40
GA473 1909 KEVII 3/- key type colour changes, very fine used cancelled part 'MACARTHY ISLAND' oval registered datestamp, possibly Madame Joseph. SG 85 £35
GA255 1909 KEVII 1d key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine used. SG 73a £65
GA549 1909 KEVII 4d key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine fresh mint. SG 76a £225
GA689 1909 KEVII 4d key type colour changes, upper marginal showing 'dented frame' variety, positional by printer's guide dot in margin. Hinge trace on margin stamp superb unmounted. Wonderful quality. SG 76a £325
GA261 1909 KEVII 6d key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine mint. SG 78a £150
GA262 1909 KEVII 7d key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine fresh mint. SG 79a £200
GA263 1909 KEVII 10d key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Browned gum, fair mint. SG 80a £100
GA265 1909 KEVII 1/- key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Fine used, very scarce. SG 81a £300
GA267 1909 KEVII 2/- key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Slightly browned on reverse, fine mint. SG 83a £275
GA550 1909 KEVII 2/6 key type colour changes, showing 'dented frame' variety. Very fine fresh mint. SG 84a £550
GA408 1912-22 KGV key type, d to 5/- the complete set as listed by SG, plus additional 2d and 4d shades. Fine to very fine mint, an attractive and difficult assembly. SG 86-102 £250
GA574 1912-22 KGV key type, d to 5/- the complete set as listed by SG with all additional shades plus a few further unlisted. Many marginal or corner and several of the higher values unmounted. A lovely fresh group and a difficult assembly. SG 86-102 £275
GA281 1912-22 KGV key type, d to 3/- range of listed and unlisted shades lacking only one 4d. Fine to very fine used. An attractive and difficult assembly. SG 86-101 £200
AA613 1912-22 KGV key type, wmk. mult. Crown CA, set of 17 values plus all additional listed shades of the d, 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 10d and 1/- (30 stamps). Very fine fresh mint. SG 86-102 and shades £180
GA407 1912-22 KGV 2/- to 5/- key types. Set of four values very fine mint. SG 99-102 £110
GA284 1922 KGV 5/- key type, overprinted 'SPECIMEN'. Fine mint. SG 102s £40
GA575 1912 KGV key type d, horizontal pair left stamp showing 'Split 'A' flaw. Hinged on normal flaw very fine unmounted. SG 86c, 86b £180
GA292 1912 KGV key type 3d, showing 'Split 'A' flaw. Fine used. SG 91d £150
GA492 1917 KGV 3d key type, wmk. mult. Crown CA, purple on lemon. Very fine mint. SG 91a £12
GA491 1920 KGV 3d key type, wmk. mult. Crown CA, purple on orange-buff. Very fine mint. SG 91b £8
GA691 1912 KGV 2/- key type, wmk. mult. Crown CA. Upper marginal showing plate '1' in margin. Hinged on face of margin stamp superb unmounted. SG 99 £15
GA692 1912 KGV 3/- key type, wmk. mult. Crown CA. Showing Split 'A' flaw (row 8/3 of left pane, printings to 1918 only). Hinge trace, very fine mint. Scarce. SG 101a £675
GA576 1921-22 KGV key type, wmk. multiple Script CA, complete set of ten values, very fine mint. SG 108-117 £70
GA304 1921-22 KGV key type, wmk. multiple Script CA, complete set of ten values overprinted 'SPECIMEN', very fine mint. SG 108s-117s £175
GA308 1921-22 KGV key type 6d, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Very fine mint. SG 114x £25
GA310 1921-22 KGV key type 6d, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Left marginal block of four, superb unmounted. SG 114x £150
GA311 1921-22 KGV key type 6d, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Lower left corner block of nine, superb unmounted. SG 114x £325
GA314 1921-22 KGV key type 7d, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Very fine mint. SG 115x £25
GA497 1921-22 KGV key type 7d, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Lower right corner, superb unmounted. SG 115x £40
GA316 1921-22 KGV key type 10d horizontal pair, wmk. multiple Script CA, showing Wmk. reversed. Very fine mint. SG 116x £180
GA317 1922 KGV key type 4/-, wmk. multiple Script CA. Very fine mint. SG 117 £80
GA577 1922 KGV key type 4/-, wmk. multiple Script CA, inverted. Upper marginal hinged on margin stamp superb unmounted. SG 117w £135
GA475 1921 KGV 6d key type, wmk. mult. Script CA, block of four. Superb used cancelled 'MACARTHY ISLAND 16 JU 23' central datestamp. SG 114 £65
GA474 1922 KGV 4/- key type, wmk. mult. Script CA, lower marginal block of four. Perf. fault on upper left stamp, hinged on upper pair lower unmounted. SG 117 £350
GA579 1922 KGV 4d to 5/- elephants, wmk. mult. Crown CA, complete selected set of four values, very fine mint. SG 118-121 £80
GA324 1922 KGV 4d to 5/- elephants, wmk. mult. Crown CA, complete set of four values, very fine used. SG 118-121 £200
GA582 1922 KGV 7d elephant, wmk. mult. Crown CA, very fine used. SG 119 £8
GA452 1922 KGV 5/- elephant, wmk. mult. Crown CA. Cancelled with forged Madame Joseph oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA 22 JU' datestamp. SG 121 forged cancel £60
GA587 1926 27th July, printed 'Wilson' cover bearing lower marginal KGV 5/- elephant, wmk. mult. Crown CA (SG 121), the regular (duller) green on yellow shade. Cancelled crisp 'T.P.O. / RIVER. GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to Birmingham with 'R T.P.O. No1' cachet endorsed '400', Gambia (28 JY) despatch and Liverpool (9 AU) backstamps. A most attractive despite philatelic cover. SOLD
AA1620 1922 KGV d to 10/- elephants, wmk. mult. Script CA. Complete set of 19 values very fine mint. SG 122-142 £225
GA435 1922-29 KGV d to 10/- elephants, wmk. mult. Script CA. Complete set of 19 values very fine used. SG 122-142 £375
GA481 1922-29 KGV 2/-, 5/- and 10/- elephants. All cancelled 'MACARTHY ISLAND FE 17 28' datestamps, these probably Madame Joseph. Attractive group. SG 136, 141, 142 £100
GA553 1926 20th March, printed company cover bearing KGV elephants d to 3/- then 4/- and 5/- on reverse. Cancelled 'BATHURST' re-addressed locally. Most attractive. SG 122-141 £400
AA1630 1922 KGV 1d elephant, wmk. Mult. Script CA. Showing inking flaw across second 'E' of 'PENCE', very fine mint and most unusual. SG 125 var. £45
AM740 1927 KGV elephant, watermark multiple Script CA. 4d black and red on yellow. Left marginal block of four. Very fine or superb fresh mint with faint evidence of very light hinge marks on the upper two, the lower pair is unmounted. SG 129 (perf. type d) SOLD
GA646 1922 KGV 5d elephant, wmk. mult. Script CA. Superb used. SG 130 £12
GA595 1927 KGV 7d elephant, wmk. Mult. Script CA. Very fine mint. SG 132 (perf. type a) £20
GA651 1922 KGV 10d elephant, wmk. Mult. Script CA. Superb used. SG 133 £20
AA640 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 6d, lightning conductor flaw, lower left stamp in a block of four. Top pair hinged, lower including flaw superb unmounted. SG 145, 145c £275
GA496 1938-46 KGVI definitive, complete set of 16 values. Very fine or superb unmounted. SG 150-161 £125
GA422 1938 KGVI 2/- to 10/- definitives, five values superb unmounted. SG 157-161 £110
AA884 1938-46 KGVI definitive, complete set of 16 values, blocks of four. Very fine mint or unmounted. SG 150-161 £400
GA571 1938 KGVI 1d brown-lake and bright carmine. Very fine mint. P.F.S.A. certificate (1997). Uncommon. SG 152 £120
GA493 1938 KGVI 4/- definitive, upper marginal superb unmounted. SG 159 £30
GA494 1938 KGVI 5/- definitive, upper marginal superb unmounted. SG 160 £30
GA423 1938 KGVI 5/- definitive, block of four superb unmounted. SG 160 £120
GA495 1938 KGVI 10/- definitive, superb unmounted. SG 161 £30
AA2825 1946 Victory, set perforated 'SPECIMEN'. Hinge traces, very fine mint. SG 162s-163s £80
GA693 1948 KGVI Royal Silver Wedding, set of two values. Very fine unmounted. SG 164-165 £15
GA578 1948 KGVI Royal Silver Wedding, both values in blocks of four, the 1d lower right corner showing plate '1' in margin and the 1 lower marginal showing imprint in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 164-165 £120
AA1539 1948 1 KGVI Royal Silver Wedding, upper right corner block of four running sheet no. '008', superb used cancelled with central 'BATHURST 4 MY 49' datestamp. SG 165 £80
GA695 1960 QEII definitives, complete set of 15 values. Superb unmounted. SG 171-185 £95
GA427 1963 QEII Birds definitive, complete set of 13 values superb unmounted. SG 193-205 £65
GA428 1963 QEII 1 Birds definitive. Superb unmounted. SG 205 £25
GA569 1963 QEII 1 Birds definitive. Lower right corner block of four showing plate numbers in margin. Superb unmounted. SG 205 £200
GA430 1965 QEII definitves, overprinted 'INDEPENDENCE 1965'. Complete set of 13 values superb unmounted. SG 215-227 £13
GA429 1966 QEII Birds definitive, complete set of 13 values superb unmounted. SG 233-245 £8
GAMBIA / POSTAL HISTORY
GA341 1902 19th November, small size registered envelope bearing KEVII 2d and 3d (SG 47, 49), cancelled 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps addressed to Paris. Attractive. £185
GA342 1902 21st November, small size registered envelope bearing KEVII 2d (SG 47) cancelled oval 'GAMBIA' datestamp addressed to England. Attractive. £165
GA344 1902 27th December, small size registered envelope bearing two KEVII 2d (SG 48), cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps, addressed to Germany. Fine and clean. £185
GA343 1903 19th January, black and white Post Card (Government Palace - Bathurst), bearing pair KEVII d (SG 45), cancelled 'BATHURST' addressed to France. £65
GA346 1903 22nd January, cover bearing KEVII 2d (SG 48), cancelled 'BATHURST' addressed to New York. Crisp red 'PAID LIVERPOOL' transit lower left. Clean and attractive. £145
GA347 1904 16th May, black and white Post Card (Government Place - Bathurst Gambia River), bearing KEVII 1d on picture side. Cancelled 'BATHURST', addressed to France. £55
GA348 1904 28th December, small cover bearing KEVII d cancelled 'BATHURST', addressed to Switzerland, Liverpool transit (13th January). Reverse flap detached, attractive. £55
GA349 1905 30th March, KEVII 4d registered envelope bearing four KEVII d pairs, cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps. Addressed to Oxford, arrival backstamp dated 16th April. Large crisp and intact red wax seal on reverse, some faults. £45
GA530 1905 6th September, cover bearing KEVII d, 2d and 1/- cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps plus oval 'R' cachet alongside. Addressed to Germany, Liverpool 23rd September, London 24th September transit and 25th September arrival backstamps. Most attractive. £275
GA350 1905 KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 10d (SG 66), cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to the U.S.A. with Liverpool (29th November) transit and New York (8th December) arrival backstamps. Attractive. £145
GA355 1906 25th May, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 5d (SG 63), cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to the U.S.A., Liverpool (16th June), New York (23rd June) transit and Toledo (25th June) arrival backstamps. Attractive and uncommon. £185
GA373 c1905 KEVII 2d registered envelope. Handstamped 'SPECIMEN' on address side. Superb and clean. £65
GA365 1908 3rd November, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 1d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to London. £55
GA357 1908 3rd November, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 1d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to London. £55
GA358 1909 21st April, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 1d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to England. Lovely and clean. £60
GA360 1909 7th July, printed 'On His Majesty's Service' cover bearing KEVII d and 2d, cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp, addressed to Ireland. London (21st July) transit backstamps. £120
GA361 1909 8th October, sepia Post Card (C.M.C. 2 - GAMBIE - Remorquage de cotres charges d'arachides), bearing on picture side KEVII 1d cancelled 'BATHURST' datestamp. Addressed to Marseille with arrival strike on front. £30
GA529 1909 8th December, cover bearing KEVII 1/- (SG 81), cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' and black oval 'R' strike, addressed to Germany. Liverpool 22nd December and London same date transit backstamps. Most attractive. £145
GA356 1910 21st January, sepia Post Card (C.M.C. 44 - Factoreries sur la riviere de GAMBIE), the picture side bearing KEVII d cancelled with crisp 'BATHURST' datestamp, locally addressed. Delightful. £40
GA364 1910 21st January, sepia Post Card (C.M.C. 32 - Seko d'arachides a KONTAOUR (Gambie), the picture side bearing KEVII d cancelled with crisp 'BATHURST' datestamp, locally addressed. Delightful. £40
GA367 1910 26th December, cover bearing KEVII d and 2d, cancelled 'BATHURST' datestamp, addressed to the U.S.A., arrival backstamp for the 20th January. £110
GA368 1910 10th April, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 1d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to England. Lovely and clean. £60
GA532 1910 21st April, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing 4d and 5d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps, addressed to France. Liverpool and London 10th May transit backstamps. Most attractive. £225
GA369 1911 21st July, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 4d, cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp, addressed to Switzerland. London (6th August) transit and Couvet arrival backstamps. £95
GA370 1912 18th April, cover bearing KEVII 1d, cancelled 'BATHURST', addressed to England. £40
GA371 1912 27th March, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 1d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to the U.S.A. Lovely and clean. £60
GA372 1912 27th August, KEVII 2d registered envelope bearing KEVII 3d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to Canada. Lovely and clean. £175
GA531 1912 15th October, cover bearing KEVII 2d and 4d, cancelled oval 'REGISTERED / GAMBIA' datestamps and black oval 'R'. Addressed to Germany with Plymouth 3rd November, London 4th November transit and 5th November arrival backstamps. Most attractive. £225
GA379 1916 15th July, black and white Post Card (RIVER GAMBIA - BATHURST - Picking of ground nuts), picture side bearing KGV 1d cancelled 'BATHURST'. £40
GA380 1918 4th July, KGV 1d envelope uprated with KGV d, cancelled 'BATHURST', addressed to Kent and endorsed at top 'Via Dakar, Senegal'. Uncommon useage. £75
GA381 1920 10th December, cover bearing strip of three KGV 1d's, cancelled 'BATHURST', addressed to Paris. £45
GA382 1920 24th December, sepia Post Card (C.M.C. 12 - Les bords de la GAMBIE dans son cours moyen), the picture side bearing KGV d pair cancelled with 'BATHURST' datestamp, addressed to France. £35
GA383 1921 4th March, cover bearing KGV d and 1d strip of five, cancelled oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. BATHURST' datestamps, addressed to Switzerland. £75
GA384 1921 7th May, KGV 2d registered envelope, bearing KGV 2d cancelled oval 'REGISTERED G.P.O. GAMBIA' datestamp. Addressed to Switzerland. Fine and clean. £80
GA386 1927 26th May, KGV 2d registered envelope bearing KGV 3d cancelled 'REGISTERED G.P.O. GAMBIA' datestamp, addressed to England. Fine and clean. £110
GA622 1935 4th May, cover bearing KGV 3d and 1/- elephants (SG 128, 134), paying the Airmail rate to the UK. Struck with violet boxed 'AIR MAIL / GAMBIA - ENGLAND' cachet. Attractive. £90
GA390 1941 10th December, cover bearing KGVI 6d and 1/-, cancelled 'BATHURST'. Endorsed at top 'Bathurst to Lagos First Flight' and boxed violet cachet. Addressed to the U.S.A., Lagos transit (11th December) transit and 'FIRST AIRMAIL / USA - NIGERIA' (11th December) arrival backstamps. Fine and clean. £55
GA472 MACARTHY ISLAND.GAMBIA, part strike cancelling QV 2d. Uncommon. £10
GA334 RECEIVED GAMBIA sc strikes, dated 15 JU 02. Two crisp strikes cancelling d and 1d KEVII on piece. Uncommon. £45
GA333 PAQUEBOT / POSTED AT SEA / RECEIVED / LIVERPOOL complete and partial crisp strikes dated 2 JU 12, on two d KEVII on piece. £35
GA477 MACARTHY ISLAND / GAMBIA, large part strikes cancelling KGV d and 1d. £15
GA476 REGISTERED / MACARTHY ISLAND GAMBIA, part strikes cancelling KGV 1d and 2d. £15
GA331 MACARTHY ISLAND.GAMBIA / M.O.O., three crisp sc strikes dated 16 JU 21, cancelling 2d, 6d pair and 7d on piece. Lovely. £65
GA478 MACARTHY ISLAND.GAMBIA, almost complete strike cancelling KGV d elephant. £10
GA479 MACARTHY ISLAND.GAMBIA, almost complete strike cancelling KGV 1d elephant. £10
GA480 MACARTHY ISLAND.GAMBIA, almost complete strike cancelling KGV 1d elephant on piece. £15
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