British Levant

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BRL003a: British Levant
1888 Great Britain 2s6d on WHITE PAPER handstamped SPECIMEN type GB15 ~ a superb and apparently unmounted example ~ a rare record copy made by the Inland Revenue ~ SG 3as
Price 285
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BRLT1: British Levant
Album page, headed 'Constantinople (Post Office Britannique)' and numbered '120' in green, from Tunisia Post Office archive, bearing 2 stamps - 1893 Provisional '40 PARAS' on d vermilion and 1887-96 '4 PIASTRES' on 10d dull purple & carmine, each handstamped SPECIMEN in semi-bold sans-serif caps (12.82.6mm) - applied by the Tunisian Receiving Authority, with manuscript annotations '2' in left margin, 'Levant' in upper. BPA
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BRLT11: British Levant
1902-03 80pa, 4pi, 12pi (creased) all overprinted SPECIMEN, 1909 set of 6 (the 5pi overprinted SPECIMEN), 1910 set of 3, 1911 d, 1d, 1921 30pa to 180pi (the 18pi to 180pi overprinted SPECIMEN, 1921 2d to 2s6d (the 2s6d overprinted SPECIMEN, SG 9-11s, 16-20, 21s, 22-24, L12-13, 41-46, 47s-50s, L18-22, L23s-24s ~ the specimen stamps cat 725 ~ all affixed to archive sheet ex Tunisia UPU specimen collection
Price 400
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BRLT12: British Levant
1902-03 80pa, 4pi, 12pi all in pairs overprinted SPECIMEN, 1911 d, 1d, 1921 30pa to 180pi (the 18pi to 180pi overprinted SPECIMEN, 1921 2d to 2s6d (the 1s and 2s6d overprinted SPECIMEN, SG 9s-11s, 16-20, 21s, 22-24, L12-13, 41-46, 47s-50s, L18-22, L23s-24s ~ the specimen stamps cat 810 ~ all affixed to archive sheet ex Tunisia UPU specimen collection
Price 450
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BRLT2: British Levant
Album page, headed 'Bureaux du Levant' and numbered '119' in green, from Tunisia Post Office archive, bearing 22 stamps - 1902-05 80pa on 5d, 4pi on 10d and 12pi on 2s6d (SG9- 11) and 1909 (OR...1911-13) 5pi on 1s (SG21), each overprinted SPECIMEN (Samuel Type GB17), with 1902-05 40pa on 2d (SG8), 1909 set 30pa on 1d to 2pi20pa on 6d (SG16-20), 1910 set 1pi on 3d to 2pi on 6d (SG22-24), 1913-14 30pa on 1d to 4pi on 10d (SG35-39), and 1911-13 'LEVANT' re-drawn d & 1d (SG L14-15) and Sideface d & 1d (SG L16-17) - each handstamped SPECIMEN in semi-bold sans-serif caps (12.82.6mm) - applied by the Tunisian Receiving Authority, with manuscript annotations '23' in left margin. BPA cert (2015).
Price 2,750
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BRLT3: British Levant
Album page, headed 'Levant' and numbered '121' in green, from Tunisia Post Office archive, bearing 17 stamps - 1921 30pa on d to 15pi on 10d (SG41-46) and 'LEVANT' only 1921 2d to 6d (SG L18-L22) - each handstamped SPECIMEN in semi-bold sans-serif caps (12.82.6mm) - applied by the Tunisian Receiving Authority, with 1921 18pi on 1s optd SPECIMEN (Samuel Type GB23), 1921 B.W. Seahorse set 45pi on 2s6d to 180pi on 10s (SG48-50) and LEVANT only 2s6d (SG L24), each optd SPECIMEN (Samuel Type GB26), with manuscript annotations '17' in left margin. BPA cert (2015).
Price 2,000
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BRLT4: British Levant
Plain album page, headed 'Levant' and numbered '12' in green, from Tunisia Post Office archive, bearing 18 stamps - 1909 Edward VII 30pa on 1d to 2pi20pa on 6d (SG 16-20), 1910 set 1pi on 3d to 2pi on 6d (SG22-24), 1911-13 'LEVANT' only d & 1d (SG L14-L15), Sideface d & 1d (SG L16-L17), 1913-14 30pa on 1d to 4pi on 10d (SG35-39) - each handstamped SPECIMEN in semi-bold sans-serif caps (12.82.6mm) in violet - applied by the Tunisian Receiving Authority, with 1909 (OR...1911-13) 5pi on 1s (SG21) overprinted SPECIMEN (Samuel Type GB17), with manuscript annotations '18' in left margin. BPA cert (2015).
Price 2,250
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BRLps14b: British Levant
1902 GB reg env size H overprinted REGn FEE / 40 PARAS and handstamped ULTRAMAR ~ H&G 14b ~ GBOS LR3-s1 ~ pin hole at far left otherwise very fine
Price 150
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