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SOMALI COAST

 
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Inventory #
Symbol
Description
Price





{short description of image} H0369 cvr
Scott #23.  Attractive Registered Cover sent locally from Djibouti, bearing the forty centimes surcharge on blue and red brown.  Cover in excellent condition, Very Fine stamp.  Dated August 18, 1899. 195.00





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192780
pcd Scott #25. Postcard (Fantasia somalie devant la Gare - Somali fanfare in front of railway station), sent from Djibouti to France, franked with one example of the 1 Franc black and olive green surcharged "0.10" in blue. Dispatch postmark of 10 February 1902, arrival c.a.d. of February 25. Very Fine postcard and Very Fine stamp. Scott Classic Specialized Catalogue quotes net retail of US$ 300 for this stamp on cover. 225.00





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Scott #34. Dallay #37. Tadjoura Mosque, 1 centime brown violet & orange, Very Fine mint block of 20 stamps (10 x 2), with original gum. 29.50





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192805
**/* Scott #39. Dallay #42. Tadjoura Mosque, 15 centimes yellow-brown and dark blue, a mint block of 25 stamps (5 x 5), from the corner of a sheet, with full original gum, and Never Hinged. Dallay catalogue value is Euro 425.00, which is about US$ 565.00. 275.00





{short description of image} 192570 cvr Scott #111, 138. Registered Flight Cover with two postage stamps of Somali Coast tied by postmarks of 3 June 1931, and each overprinted with the form of an airplane. On reverse is the arrival of Addiss-Ababa of June 4th. This is the Third Experimental Flight between Djibouti and Addis Ababa. Scarce cover in perfect condition. 110.00





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192850
dp
Scott #153 and following. Master Die Proof for the "Somali Warriors" vignette and frame for the definitives of 1938-1940. The master die proof is without denomination of value, printed in pale ultramarine and appears to be of the finished design for the definitive set. Superb quality, and very scarce. A Rare and Classic Die Proof on sunken card.
165.00





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192895
dp
Scott #238-239. Set of two sunken de proofs (Epreuves de Luxe), for issue of Felix Eboue, 2 Francs pulled in black and 25 Francs pulled in deep blue-green. Very Fine.
120.00





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192900
dp
Scott #243.  Locomotive and Palm Trees 5c ultramarine, surcharged in red with two bars and 1FR20C.  Superb die proof on sunken card with dry embossing of the Colonial Ministry. Depicts locomotive, dhow, hut, and palm trees.  A Very Scarce item in excellent condition.
110.00





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192915
dp
Scott #287-292. Six Die Proofs signed by artists, on sunken card, and with the control seal of the French Postage Stamp Printing Bureau. 2 Francs Dragonnier, 4 Francs Daman, 6 Francs Grosse Carangue, 25 Francs Fennecs, 40 Francs Vatour Fauve, and 50 Francs Oreotrague. Superb set of wildlife die proofs. Very Rare and exceptionally fresh. 960.00





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192917
dp
Scott #293-296. Complete set of four Die Proofs on sunken card, issued colours, for stamps depicting seashells. Superb quality. Great Marine life thematic item. (4)
150.00





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192930
dp
Scott #301. Sunken die proof printed in yellowish brown for the 80 Francs  postage stamp issued in conjunction with the PHILATEC EXHIBITION held in Paris in June 1964. This item is a "Stamp on Stamp" thematic with album page, postage stamps, etc. Signed by artist Pierre Gandon. Very Scarce. Superb quality.
175.00





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192931
dp
Scott #301. Sunken die proof printed in bright red for the 80 Francs  postage stamp issued in conjunction with the PHILATEC EXHIBITION held in Paris in June 1964. This item is a "Stamp on Stamp" thematic with album page, postage stamps, etc. Signed by artist Pierre Gandon. Very Scarce. Superb quality.
175.00





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192932
dp
Scott #301. Sunken die proof printed in emerald green for the 80 Francs  postage stamp issued in conjunction with the PHILATEC EXHIBITION held in Paris in June 1964. This item is a "Stamp on Stamp" thematic with album page, postage stamps, etc. Signed by artist Pierre Gandon. Very Scarce. Superb quality.
175.00





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192933
dp
Scott #301. Sunken die proof printed in emerald green for the 80 Francs  postage stamp issued in conjunction with the PHILATEC EXHIBITION held in Paris in June 1964. This item is a "Stamp on Stamp" thematic with album page, postage stamps, etc. Signed by artist Pierre Gandon. Very Scarce. Superb quality.
175.00





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193044
dp
Scott #C10, C11, C13, C14. "From Tchad to Rhine", four Superb Die Proofs, 10 francs deep orange, 15 francs violet brown, 25 francs green, and 50 francs grey-ultramarine, four Superb die proofs on sunken cards with the embossed seal of the Ministry of Colonies. (4)
200.00





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Scott #C11. Colour Trail and Die proof printed in bright ultramarine on a double presentation card for the "Chad to Rhine" 15 francs, eventually issued in violet brown.  Scarce and superb. 60.00





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270480
dp
Scott #CB1. Deluxe proof for the UNESCO issue raising funds for the saving of the Nubian monuments.  Superb quality.  Flawless.
37.50






H0369
cvr
Scott #23.  Attractive Registered Cover sent locally from Djibouti, bearing the forty centimes surcharge on blue and red brown.  Cover in excellent condition, Very Fine stamp.  Dated August 18, 1899.
195.00

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