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Stamp auction - 25 July 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - Belgium
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
463
Used (on letter or envelope)
1731 El Antwerp - Exeter (faults but interesting), WWI occupation (2), 1932 cover franked 1f75c stamp & se-tenant advert label, 1947 Red Cross free frank cover, post-war airmail, 1960 Antarctic Expedition item etc. (13) £40 to 50 N/S
464
 Used
1849- Circa 1923 mainly U collection in WH Smith stock book incl. range of imperf 'Epaulettes & Medallions' in rather mixed condition, though some with 4 margins. Good range of 1863-1905 issues incl. some better items, amongst which 2x 5f (SG.57) U, 1918 Surcharged Red Cross set (SG.222/35) U, 1919 Perron 25c (SG.236). Also noted, 1914 & 1916 German Occupation sets (excl. SG.17) and comprehensive coverage of Postage Due & Railway stamps. An interesting collection & worth viewing. (630) ST.Cat. £11,000+ £600 to 700 £460.00
465    M
 Used
1849-1953 M & U accumulation on 12 double sided A4 white display cards. Coverage is not complete but much useful material noted incl. 1849 10c & 20c (SG.1 & 2) U - 20c has small defect top right, 1849 10c & 20c (SG.3 & 4) U - fair to good margins all round - plus 1861 1c (SG.12) U, amongst others. Useful range of 1865-1910 issues incl. some better values. Also noted a good range of Brussels Exhibition 1910 & 1911 plus 1911 Charleroi 1c, 2c, 5c & 10c M - all complete with bottom labels, then fairly solid coverage to 1953 incl. various Red Cross, Railway Parcel stamps, commems etc. An attractive lot with good potential for development. (1100+) ST.Cat. £6000 £500 to 650 N/S
466
 UM
 Used
1861 1c green, M example just cut into on lower margin, 10c (2) U, 20c (3) U, at least one of each being four margined plus 40c (2 margins), SG.12/15. (7) Cat. £457 £50 to 65 N/S
467
 UM
1920 King Albert 1st 1fr high value. Mi 155 UM in complete sheet of 25 with margin markings, odd small nick and minor crease not affecting stamps which are Cat.2,500 EU + premium for a complete sheet. Rarely seen. (25) £300 to 400 £260.00
468
 M
1930 Antwerp Philatelic Exhibition M/Sheet M, marginal stain, Exposition cancel in margin, SG.MS568 (accompanied by entrance ticket), Cat. £350 £80 to 100 N/S
469
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-45 1st flight covers (5) Imperial Airways/Sabena 1st night flight 14.4.30 Brussels - London card with red rectangular cachet, Sabena/CSA 1st flight Brussels - Prague 5.4.37 official CSA card with cachet, group 1st flight Brussels - Leopoldville 20.10.37 by aircraft 'Phalene' special multi franked card, pilot signed 'Bradfer' with cachets. 24.7.38 Acceptance card for Club Mermoz Aviation day flight La Baue - Belle ile en mer special card with 25 & 1.75 vignettes & cachet, 23.10.45 Sabena 1st flight Brussels - London special card. £50 to 60 £50.00
470
 UM
1931 Brussels Philatelic Exhibition M/Sheet UM with Exposition cancel in margin, usual bends/wrinkles, SG.MS592. Cat. £250 £60 to 75 N/S
471    M
1934 Anti T.B Fund set M, SG.670/6 & 1935 Brussels Philatelic Exhibition M/Sheet M, couple marginal pinholes, SG.MS688. (8) Cat. £330 £60 to 80 N/S
472
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-69 1st flight covers incl. Group 1st Flight 20.10.37 Brussels - Leopoldville by Aircraft 'Phalene' pilot signed 'Bradger' 24.2.46 Sabena 1st flight in 24 hours Brussels - Leopoldville & return official illustrated cover with cachets & another similar cover, 1947 Airport Opening Special flight Namur - Paris etc. (12) £40 to 55 £40.00
473
 UM
 M
1948 Monuments Fund set UM, SG.1253/4, 1948 Anti T.B set M, SG.1255/9, 1949 King Leopold I postage set M, SG.1271/4. (11) Cat. £165 £40 to 50 N/S
474
 M
1952 UPU Congress set UM (1st value M), SG.1398/1409. (12) Cat. £325 £50 to 65 £50.00
 
   
       
   
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