Otto Peetoom

Ormskirk Stamps
SOUTH WEST AFRICA
Stamp Issues - Postage Dues and Officials
Order Form In PDF or In Word
  This Page Includes
1923 - 26 Kings Head Overprints
1926 - 30 Pictorial Overprints and Airs
1931 Definitives and Airs

1935 - 37 KGV Commemoratives
1941 - 44 War Issues
1937 - 52 KGVI Commemoratives
1953 - 1990 QEII Issues

Postage Dues
Officials
Revenues

Also a Selection of FDCs & Covers
SG 2
(SACC 2j)

1d with Africa/Afrika above
South West/ Zuid-West
Cancelled
WINDHOEK
1 JAN 23
First Day!
£1250
Kings Head Overprints
Type
Overprint
Values
I
Zuid-West 14mm dull overprint
½d - £1
Ia
As above - Litho (shiny) overprint
½d - 2/6
II
Zuid-West 10mm
5/-, 10/-, £1
III
Zuidwest 14mm - Bold overprint
1d - £1
Kings Head Overprints
Type
Overprint
Values
IIIA
Zuidwest 14mm - Thinner overprint
½d - £1
IV
South West 16mm Zuidwest 12mm
2/6
VI
9½ Spacing - South West 16mm
½d - £1
VIa
9½ Spacing - South West 16½mm
½d - £1
SWA 1 - SG 1 - ½d Gutter block of 8
Block shaped ink flaw after ‘West’ UMM £80
SWA 2
SG 1

½d Control 5
UMM
£10
SWA 3 - SG 1 - ½d Block of 10 Block with high overprint
UMM £30
King’s Heads Setting I
Multiples and Varieties
SWA 4 - SG 2 - 1d in a gutter block of 8 with
Nick in Jubilee line UMM £80
SWA 5
SG 2
1d with
misplaced overprint
Mint
£50
1923 King’s Heads
Setting I (14mm)
Zuid-West
SWA 6 - SG 2 (SACC 2j)
Africa - Afrika at top
Mint £250
SG 4
3d Ultramarine
Mint £7.50
SG 4
3d Ultramarine
Used SOLD
SG 5
Mint £14
SG 5a Litho overprint
Used £50
SG 6
Mint £6
SG 6
Used £35
Setting II (10mm) Zuidwest
Setting III Bold Letters
SG 14
UMM £700
SG 19
Used £10
SG 27
Mint £245
Setting IIIA Zuidwest Thin lettering - South West 14mm - Zuidwest 11mm long
SG 18
Used £10
SG 19
Used £10
SG 20
Mint £4.50
SG 20
Used SOLD
Setting VI (9½mm between) South West 16mm & Zuidwest 12mm long
SG 29
UMM £10
SG 29
Used £32
SG 30
UMM £6
SG 31
Mint £4
SG 31
Used £15
SG 32
Mint £4
SG 34
Mint £7
SG 35
Mint £6
SG 36 Shade
1/3 Deep Violet
Mint £15
SG 36
Broken 'O' in SOUTH
Mint £15
SG 40
£1 Green & red
Mint £210
SWA 7
SG 29

½d Control No 7
UMM £15
SWA 8
SG 30

1d top marginal
gutter block of 4
With overprint misplaced to the left
UMM
£60
SWA 9
SG 32

3d Block of four
UMM £15
Setting VIa (9½mm between) South West 16½mm & Zuidwest 12mm long

SG 29
UMM £10
SG 30
UMM £6
SG 31
UMM £7

SG 32
Mint £4
SG 33
Mint £4.50
SG 35
Mint £6
SG 36
Mint £8

SG 37
Mint £30
SG 38
Mint £42
SG 39
Mint £65
SG 40a
Mint £210

SWA 10
SG 35, 39 & 40a - Setting IVa
In pairs - Handstamped SPECIMEN
Mint £750
SWA 11
SG 29 -
Type VIa
½d Interpanneau block of 8
from the centre of the sheet
folded horizontally in
the gutter margin
part perforations
strengthened with a hinge
and the odd light tone spot
Rare piece
Mint-UMM
£450
SWA 12 - SG 35
1/- Block - Type VIa
UMM £40
1926 - 1931 KGV Pictorials
1926 English Overprint on English stamp

SWA 15 - SG 41 - SACC 64a
½d with no dot over ‘i’ of ‘AFRIKA’
Used £25
SG 43
6d
UMM £35
SG 43
6d
Mint £17

SWA 16 - SG 41
½d Staggered & missing Perforations In margin
UMM £25
SWA 17 - SG 41
½d No dot on ‘i’ in ‘Africa’
UMM £20
SWA 18 - SG 43
Block with ‘Cloud’ flaw ex R20/11
Half UMM £60
6d Overprint pair on F.D.C.
SWA 19

SG 43
Marginal pair on envelope
Registered & Cancelled
WINDHOEK - 1 MAY 26
Pretoria 6 MAY Transit
Very Rare
£300
1926 Triangle - Wide Margins

SG 44A
In Pair
Mint £10
SWA 20 - SG 44B
Block of four
Half-UMM £10
SG 44B
In Pair
Mint £10
1927 English Overprint on Afrikaans stamp

SG 45
½d
UMM £3 or Mint £1.50
SG 46
1d
UMM £7 or Mint £3
SG 47
6d
UMM £13 or Mint £5.50

SWA 21 - SG 45
½d Cancelled WINDHOEK 30 MAY 27
£15
SWA 22- SG 47
6d Block of 4
Half UMM £20
1927 Triangle - Imperforate
1927 Triangle - Perforated 11½
Available
Mint £5

SG 48
Overprint in one line
Used £14
SWA 23 - SG 55 A & B
Matching corner marginal pairs
Used £20
SG 55Ba
Imperforate between
Mint £35
1927 London Pictorial Overprints
SG 49 - 2d
Mint £4.25
SG 50 - 3d
Mint £3.25
SG 51 - 1/-
Mint £11
SG 52 - 2/6
Mint £27
SG 53 - 5/-
Mint £52
SG 54 - 10/-
Mint £45
SG 49 to 54
Set of six values
Mint £125
1927 - 28 King’s Heads overprinted S.W.A.
SG 56 - 57
In pairs
Mint £130
SG 56
1/3 UMM £3
Mint £1
SG 56 - SACC 91a
Overprint above value
UMM £15
SG 56 - SACC 91a
Overprint above value
Mint £8
SG 57
£1
UMM £125
SG 57
£1
Mint £60
SG 57
£1
Used £120

1927 Vertical Overprint
SWA 24 - SG 50
3d Marginal block of four
Used £45

1927 10/- S.W.A. Overprint
SWA 25 - SG 67

Imprint pair
Mint £125
1927 - 30 S.W.A. Overprints

SG 58 - 67
Set of 10 neatly
Used on piece
£375

SWA 26 - SG 58a
½d Vertical pair - No Stop
Used £50
SWA 27 - SG 58b
½d
Control block Plate 2
UMM £10
SWA 28 - SG 59b
1d Control block Plate 1
Half UMM £10
SWA 29 - SG 60
2d Used block
£45
SWA 30 - SG 58b & 59b
½d & 1d Blocks - Two items
UMM £15
SWA 31 - SG 58
½d Used blocks. Cancelled KALKFONTEIN, TSUMEB & WINDHOEK (Three items)
£35
SWA 32 - SG 59
1d Used blocks. Cancelled OMARURU, SWAKOPMUND or WINDHOEK (3 items)
£20
SWA 33 - SG 62 - 62a
No Stop Variety on lower right stamp
UMM £140
SWA 34 - SG 63
6d Used block WINDHOEK
£25
SWA 35 - SG 58b
½d Overprint above value
Used £11
SWA 36 - SG 59
1d Overprint shifted down
Mint £10
SWA 37 - SG 59 - SACC 82d
Overprint at left
Used £30
SG 60
2d
Used £6
SG 61
3d
Used £21 - Mint £3.50
SWA 38 - SG 61b - SACC 84aa
Perforation down - Overprint centred
Used £60
SWA 39 - SG 61ba - SACC 84ab
3d Overprint centred - No Stop variety
UMM £125
SG 62
4d
Mint £8.50
SG 63
6d
Used £21 - Mint £4.25
SG 64
1/-
Mint £7
SG 65
2/6
Mint £30
SG 66
5/-
Mint £45
1930 - 31 Rotogravure Printings
SG 68
½d Mint
£16

SG 69
1d Mint
£10


SG 69
1d Used
£19
SWA 40
SG 68 & 69
½d & 1d Blocks
UMM £50
SWA 41 - SG 68
½d Variety
‘White patch’ in vignette ex R4/11
UMM £50
SWA 42 - SG 69
Variety Overprint shifted down
Between the perforations
Half UMM £75
1930 Airs
Larger
S.W.A. Overprint


SG 72
4d
UMM £2.50 - Mint £1

SG 73
1/-
UMM £4 - Mint £1.75
SG 70
4d UMM £10 - Mint £5
SG 71
1/- Mint £50
SG 70b
4d UMM £5 - Mint £2.50
SG 71b
1/- UMM £7 - Mint £3.50
SWA 43
SG 70b - 71b
In Blocks of four
Used
£230
SWA 44 - SG 70 - 70a
‘No Stop’ Variety on left stamp
Marginal pair
UMM £80
SWA 45 - SG 70 - 70a
‘No Stop’ Variety on lower left stamp
Marginal block of four
UMM £100
SWA 46 - SG 73
4d op left marginal block of eight
UMM £20
FIRST FLIGHT - WINDHOEK to UPINGTON (Putzel AIR 10A)
SWA 47 - King’s Head 1d Stationery card H&G 8 with 4d Air SG 70
Cancelled AIR MAIL WINDHOEK - KIMBERLEY. LUGPOS 19.12.31
UPINGTON 20 DEC 31 arrival backstamp £40
SWA 48
SG 72 - 73
In Blocks of four
UMM
£30
SWA 49 - SG 72 - 73
In Blocks of four
4d with UHB V4 variety ex R12/9
Top left stamp


Upper edge of cloud thicker

UMM
£50
1931 Definitives - Perforation Up - Set of 12 values Mint £140
SG 74 ½d
Mint £2 - Used
£1.75
SG 75 1d
Mint £2 - Used £1.75
SG 76 2d
Mint £1 - Used £6

SG 77 3d
Mint £1 - Used £3
SG 78 4d
Mint £1 - Used £5
SG 79 6d
Mint £1
SG 80 1/-
Mint £2.50 Used £12.50
SG 81 1/3
Mint £4 - Used £8
SG 82 2/6
Mint £19 - Used £17
SG 83 5/-
Used £25
SG 84 10/-
Mint £35 -
Used £35
SG 85 20/-
Used £55

SWA 50 - SG 76 2d
Used £12
SWA 51 - SG 79 6d
Used £16
SWA 52 - SG 80 1/-
Used £25
SWA 53 - SG 81 1/3
Used £16
SWA 54
SG 82

2/6
Used
£35
SWA 55
SG 86

1931 3d Air
Half UMM
£60

1931 Airs
SG 86 - 87

Mint £55

3d £20 - 10d £38

SG 86 - 87
Used £85

3d £25 - 10d £60

Mint


Mint
KGV Commemoratives - 1935 Silver Jubilee
SG 88 - 91
Mint £8
SG 88 - 91
Used £25
Used Five days
Prior to issue

SWA 56
SG 88 - 91

Set cancelled WINDHOEK
1 MAY 35
£75
First Day Use

SWA 57
SG 88 - 91

Sent registered airmail to Germany
with additional
4d to make up the rate.
Cancelled
OTJIWARONGO
6 MAY 35

19.5.5
Arrival backstamp
£60
Used on Cover
Commercial Use 
SWA 58 - SG 88 - 91
By registered Airmail from SWAKOPMUND 1 NOV 35 to England
£35
SWA 59 - To Canada with 1d Silver Jubilee pair USAKOS 1 JUN 35
Jansen AUG 3 arrival
£25
1935 - 36 Memorial Fund
SG 92 - 95
Mint £15
Blocks of four

SWA 60
SG 92 - 95

In blocks
Half UMM
£50
SG 92 - 95
Used £40
Used on Cover

SWA 61
SG 92 – 95

Registered OHMS envelope
To South Africa
WINDHOEK 8 FEB 36
Transit DE AAR &
ROSMEAD &
JANSENVILLE
12 FEB arrival
£50
Comet Flaw
Overprint low
Overprint in Centre
SG 93a - 1d Variety Blurred
SOUTH AFRICA& Comet flaw
SWA 62 - Used £75
SWA 63 - SG 93
1d Overprint low
Used £10
SWA 64 - SG 95 - SACC 122b
Overprint in centre
Mint £20
SWA 65 - SG 95 - SACC 122b
Overprint in centre
Used £40
Variety - Overprint Low
SWA 66 - SG 94
SACC 121b
2d Overprint low - Block of four
UMM
£40
SWA 67 - SG 94
SACC 121b
2d Overprint low - Pair
Used £15
1937 1½d Mail Train
Imprint block

SWA 68
SG 96

Imprint strip of 12
UMM
£140
SG 96
UMM £20
Mint £10
SG 96 - Used £3
SWA 69
- Block of four cancelled
STAMPRIETFONTEIN £8
SWA 70
Block of six cancelled
SWAKOPMUND £10
SWA 72 - SG 96 - On Flown cover Windhoek 22 VIII 39 with
LUANDA 22 AGO 1939 arrival backstamp
£25
May 1937 - King George VI Coronation

SG 97 - 104
Set of eight
UMM £3
Used £5

SWA 73
Imprint blocks of four
UMM £40

4d Constant Variety

SWA 74
SG 102a

Re-entry in left frame
Ex R6/3
UMM

£30
First Day Covers

SWA 75
SG 97 - 104

On two envelopes
See above or on

SWA 76
One envelope
FDC
£12
1938 Voortrekker Centenary and Commemoration - SG 105 - 110

SG 105 - 108
Set of four
Mint £40

SG 105 - 108
Set of four
Used £100
SG 109 - 110
Set of two
UMM £25

SWA 77
Marginal Blocks

UMM
£50
1939 250th Anniversary of Huguenot Landing - SG 111 - 113
SWA 79
Blocks of 4
UMM

£100
1939 Huguenots

SG 111 - 113
- Set of three
UMM £50
Used £30
SWA 78 - FDC £50

1941 - 43 Large Wars
SG 114 - 122
Set of nine values
UMM
£40

Mint £20
SG 116
1½d Used £2.75

SG 121
2d Used £1.25

SG 122

1/- Used £4
SG 114
½d Green
Used £4
SG 115
1d Carmine
Used £2.50
SG 117
3d Blue
Used £20
SG 118
4d Orange-brown
Used £15
SG 118a
4d Red-brown
Used £25
SG 119
6d Red-orange
Used £6.25
SG 120
1/3 Olive-brown
Used £16
1943 - 44 Bantam Wars
SG 123 - 130b
Set of eight values
UMM
£20

Mint £10
Marginal Tags

SWA 80
SG 123 - 130
Most
UMM

£40
SG 123
½d Blue-green
Used £6.25
SG 123a
½d Greenish-blue
Used £8.50
SG 124
1d Carmine-red
Used £6
SG 124a
1d Bright-carmine
Used £6

SG 127
3d Blue
Used £18


SG 129
4d Slate-green
Used £16

SG 126
2d Violet
Used £7.75
SG 126a
2d reddish-violet
Used £6
SG 125
1½d Red-brown
Used £1.25
SG 128
6d Red-orange
Used £2
SG 130
1/- Small overprint
Used £26
SG 130b
1/- Large overprint
Used £4.25
3 December 1945 - Victory Issue

SWA 100 - Major Variety - Overprint Inverted SG 131a on Postcard
Cancelled GROOTFONTEIN 1 JUL 46 £700
1945 Victory Set of 3 UMM £1.50
Used £2
SWA 101 Set in Arrow blocks of four UMM £6
SWA 102 Set in blocks of four Used £5
SWA 103 3d with hypen variety 3 - D Ex R14/6
In marginal sheet No block of 8 UMM £15

SWA 104 - SG 131b 'Barbed Wire' Variety ex R9/6
UMM £15
17 February 1947 - Royal Visit

SWA 105 Plain First Day Cover Cancelled at WINDHOEK £5
1947 Royal Visit
Set of 3
UMM £1
Used £1
SWA 110 1d Marginal block of 8 with vertical
white line at right of head Ex R3/11 UHB V1
UMM £10
SWA 111 1d Corner marginal block of 6 with
Side Whiskers on left cheek Ex R16/12 UHB V2
UMM £10
SWA 112 2d Marginal block of 4 with V shaped mark between King & Queen
Ex Cylinder 6912 - R5/1 UHB V1 UMM £10
SWA 114 SG 135a 2d Block of 4 with Bird on 2 of 2d
Ex Cylinder 6912 R10/6 UHB V3 UMM £10
SWA 115 2d Corner marginal block of 44 - Eleven rows, Stamps 1 to 4 Ex Cylinder 6912 with top & side marginal arrows
Includes UHB V1 - V shaped mark between King & Queen ex R5/1 - UHB V2 - Large shape on the left of Country Scroll ex R7/3
UHB V3 - 2d Block of 4 with Bird on 2 of 2d ex R10/6 UMM £30
SWA 116 3d Block of 16 (4 x 4) - Includes UHB V5 Ornament in Princess Margaret's hair - ex R16/5 UMM £10
SWA 117 3d Corner marginal block of 4 - Includes UHB V6
Masked Princess Ex R19/2 UMM £15
26 April 1948 - KGVI Royal Silver Wedding

SG 137 UMM 80p Used 50p
Block of 4 UMM £2
SWA 118
Illustrated FDC £10
SWA 119 Half Arrow block of 8 with variety UHB V2
Defective side Frame lines ex R14/5 UMM £10

SWA 120
Arrow block of twelve with variety UHB V6
Smudged line under ‘SILWER BRUILOF’ ex R20/5
UMM £10
1 October 1949 - 75th Anniversary of the Universal Postal Union
Set of 3 UMM £2.00
Used £3
SWA 121 Set in Blocks of four UMM £5
SWA 122
½d in a block of 16 Used £15
SWA 123 SG 140b 3d Lake in Africa Ex R2/19
Used £35
SWA 124 ½d White dot under T of South
UHB V1 - Ex R1/5 UMM £10
SWA 125 ½d White dot near left edge
UHB V4 - Ex R4/3 UMM £10
SWA 126 ½d Dark flaw next to L in POSSEEL
UHB V6 - Ex R6/17 UMM £10

SWA 127
1½d Line across 1 & white mark above
D in WERELD UHB V3 - Ex R2/14 UMM £10

SWA 128
1½d Dot in d of value on Afrikaans
stamp Ex R6/2 UMM £10

SWA 129
1½d Dot in North Africa on English
stamp Ex R1/8 UMM £10

SWA 130
3d Two white spots above head
UHB V3 - Ex R3/1 UMM £15

SWA 131
3d Dot above Globe on Afikaans
stamp R3/12 UMM £15

SWA 132
3d Two spots near navel of Hermes
Ex R4/4 UMM £15

SWA 133
3d Small lake above ER of UNIVERSAL Ex R4/10 UMM £15

SWA 134
3d White spots near elbow & 3d
UHB V4 - Ex R5/6 UMM £15

SWA 135
3d White mark below leg
Ex R5/11 UMM £20
1 December 1949 - Inauguration of Voortrekker Monument
Three Values
1d, 1½d and 3d

The set on an envelope posted
WALVIS BAY 16 I 50
14 March 1952
Landing of Van Riebeeck

SG 144 - 148
UMM £1.25
Used £2.50


SWA 136
On Illustrated FDC
£8

SWA 137
SG 148
1/- Block with Varieties
V2 Ex R19/2 Missing Leg Shadow of Man on right

V4 Ex R20/2 Oblique line behind Native's head
UMM
£20
1952 Van Riebeeck

SWA 138

Cylinder Blocks of 4

UMM £15
SWA 139 Cylinder - Gutter Blocks of 12
Pristine without folds - Varieties Include
1d V4 Ex R9/5 Mushroom on upper frame
2d V2 Ex R9/6 Spot above Mountain
4½d V6 Ex R5/13 Spot below 1952
Incredible rare set
UMM £95
1923 - 1931 Postage Dues
SG D2
6d on Transvaal
Mint £12
SG D4
3d on Union
Mint £15
SG D7
1d on Union
UMM £10 - Mint £5
SG D11
2d on Union
UMM £20
1923 Overprints

D15

½d Block of 4
Used
£50
D24
1½d Block of 4
UMM
£15
D29
1½d Rare gutter block Plate 2
With variety broken ‘A’ in ‘POSTAGE’ ex R6/1
Light hinging on gutter, otherwise
UMM £60
SG D17
1d on Union
Mint £17
SG D25
5d on Transvaal
UMM £4
SG D35a
2d on Union
UMM £10
SG D35a
2d on Union
Used £12
Block of Eight

SG D33

5d on Transvaal
UMM
£120
SG D33
5d on Transvaal
UMM £30
SG D37
3d on Union
UMM £20
1928 DURBAN Philatelic Exhibition

(1) Stampless envelope with special Exhibition cancel
5 JUL 28 Windhoek 12 JUL arrival
Taxed with 1d Pair SG D39
£20

(2) Another stampless envelope with Exhibition cancel
2 JUL 28 Windhoek 7 JUL arrival
Taxed with
½d Pair SG D27
£35
1931
SG D47 - 51

Five values
UMM £25

Mint £12
1931
SG D47 - 51

Five values
Used £30
½d Used £5
1d Used £1
2d Used £2
3d Used £9
6d Used £18
1931
SG D47 - 51

Five values in blocks of four UMM £100
Incoming Airmail envelope
From Germany posted 3.12.54 to Gobabis
With 10 XII 54 arrival backstamp
Underpaid & Taxed 3d
Collected & paid with 1d strip of three D48
Cancelled
GOBABIS
17 DEC 54
£175
1931 Blocks of four Used

D47

½d
£20

D50

3d
£35

D51
6d
£75
1927 - 1952 Officials
1929 Officials

SG 05 - 08
Four values
Mint £3.50

SG 06
1d UMM £2
SG 06 1d Used £12
SG 07 2d Used £12
SG 08 6d Used £14
1929 in blocks of Eight

SG 05 & 06
½d & 1d
Mint £10
SG 05
½d overprint shift to the left
The ‘O’ of OFFICIAL in the margin
Half UMM £10
SG 07 b & c
2d No stops after OFFICIAL/OFFISIEEL
Mint £17
SG 07
2d Imprint block
Mint £10
SG 08
6d Marginal block
UMM
£10
1939 Use of 2d on Cover

Envelope sent Registered to UK with
1929 2d Officials in a block of 4
The lower right stamp with variety
No stop after OFFISIEEL
SG 011 & 011b
4d Registration + 4d postage
Cancelled
WINDHOEK 3 FEB 39
Envelope has a vertical crease

£175
SG 011
1929 2d Imprint block
Half UMM £10
SG 014
1d Imprint block
Used £35
SG 015
2d marginal block
Used £15

SG 013 ½d pair UMM £12
1931 Officials
SG 014
1d pair
Used £13

SG 013 - 016
Four values
½d to 6d
Used £40 - Mint £10
Rare use of 1947 2d SG 021 on Cover

OHMS envelope sent to USA
With 1931 1d & 1947 2d Officials
SG 014 & 021
Cancelled
WINDHOEK 19 II 47
The only known commercial
Use of 021

£750
1938
1945 - 50
1951 - 52
SG 017
1½d pair
Mint £15
SG 022
6d pair
UMM £20
SG 025
1½d pair
Used £22
Rare Commercial use on Cover

OHMS envelope with oval datestamp on reverse
DIRECTOR OF POSTS & TELEGRAPHS
GPO WINDHOEK 10-9-1948
Sent Registered to UK with ½d & 1d singles ½ plus
Two 1d pairs SG 018 & 019
(Rated x 15 on cover)
4d Registration + 1½d postage
Cancelled
WINDHOEK 11 IX 48

£450
1951 - 52 Set

SG 023 - 27

Set of 5
UMM
£40
1957 Use of KGVI on Cover

Envelope sent by Registered Airmail to UK
Franked with 1/- SG 51 plus 1938 1½d pair & 6d single
SG 017 & 022
Cancelled
GROOTFONTEIN 9 IV 57
Correct rate 6d Registration + 1/3 Airmail
£175
SG 026
2d pair
Used £20
SG 027
6d pair with Overprint Transposed
Used £160

SG 017
1938 1½d block
Half UMM
£35
1951 2d Multiple
SG 026
2d Marginal block of nine
Used £70
Revenues

1928 SA Overprints

3d & 6d Revenues

Used £15
1928 SA Overprints

10/- Used £15
1937 3d Coronation

Overprinted
Cigarette Tax

Used at Windhoek
£50
1961 Wildlife Revenues

Complete set to R10
Used

£25

Bechuanaland