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This auction took place on 10 November 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 154 - Gold Coast
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
872
Used (on letter or envelope)
19thC group of QV ½d & 1d postal stationery cards and single 1½d, also QV franked 1d PPC's, most varied range of cancellations incl. ADA, AXIM, AKSE, AKROPONG with BOMANYA, all on ½d postal stationery cards, ADA (2), ABURI (2), AKROPONG with unused SPECIMEN and QUITTA on 1d postal stationery cards, B27 QUITTA on 1½d card, PPC's ACCRA or AXIM, CAPE COAST to ACCRA 1d cover with faint 'FRAMED TOO LATE.' (16 items) £120 to 150 £120.00
873
 Used
1870's-90's small range of Elmina cancellations on loose adhesives with vals to 6d, comprising boxed d/stamp (12 items, three without date), single ring d/stamp (9 items, three in red & one in blue) & an intaglio seal, good to fine. (25) £85 to 120 N/S
874
Used (on letter or envelope)
1873 (18 Aug) env to Leeds & re-addressed to London, bearing GB 6d pale chestnut Pl.11 clearly tied by '466' obliterator, showing 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET 13 SP 73' c.d.s in red with arrival d/stamp for 14 Sep on reverse, some faults though rare. Provenance: Soler y Llach auction, Feb 2008. £200 to 300 N/S
875
Used on piece or front
1884 2d green, two diagonally bisects on fragment, cancelled '556,' minor perf faults. £60 to 80 £92.00
876
Used on piece or front
1884 6d orange bisected diagonally, with a bisected 2d on small piece to make the 4d rate, clearly tied by Cape Coast c.d.s (14.6.84), fine. Provenance: Adrian Cadbury, June 2005. £450 to 600 £560.00
877
Used (on letter or envelope)
1890 (15 Aug) Winch Bros' envelope (small faults) reg to Colchester, bearing 1876-84 6d orange, cancelled '556' in blue with matching Cape Coast despatch c.d.s. alongside, '4d' and '2' in red crayon, 'R' in oval in blue, Liverpool transit d/stamp (9th Sep) with arrival d/stamp on reverse. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £100 to 130 N/S
878
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894 (6 Mar) ½d stationery card to Aburi, cancelled by superb 'AKROPONG/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. with another strike in opposite corner & with arrival c.d.s. (6th Mar) below stamp impression. Fine & attractive. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £100 to 120 N/S
879
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 (16 Sep) 1d stationery card to London, cancelled by fine 'AKUSE' c.d.s, showing another strike in opposite corner with red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (17th Oct) alongside, the message requesting a price list of Kodak photographic chemicals. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £60 to 80 N/S
880
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 (8 Dec) 1d stationery card to Germany, neatly cancelled by 'ABOKOBI/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. in red with another strike in opposite corner, showing Accra (9th Dec) & red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' (4th Jan) transit d/stamps & Calw arrival d/stamp, some creases. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £80 to 100 N/S
881
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (19 Aug) env to London, bearing 1891 2½d, tied by 'ODUMASIE/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. & showing another strike in opposite corner partly overstruck by red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (16th Sep), the adhesive with some stained perforations. Provenance: Adrian Cadbury, June 2005. £50 to 65 N/S
882
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (2 May) 'Myerscough' quadruple rate envelope reg to London, bearing 1884-91 1d rose-carmine strip of five & single & 3d olive (2), all cancelled with legible 'AXIM/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. showing 'R' in oval, Liverpool registered oval d/stamp (30th May) with faint Cape Coast c.d.s. (3rd May) on reverse, the env with repaired tear across lower right corner, nevertheless an attractive franking. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £60 to 75 N/S
883
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (27 May) 'Rosser Jones & Co Wolverhampton' firm's advertising env used back to Wolverhampton, bearing 1891 2½d ultramarine & orange, tied by '554' obliterator, showing Cape Coast & red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (19th June), with arrival c.d.s. on reverse. Delightful. Provenance: Soler y Llach, Feb 2008. £175 to 225 N/S
884
Used (on letter or envelope)
1897 (28 July) envelope reg to England, bearing 1884-91 1d pair & 2½d each cancelled '556' showing 'R' in oval, 'CAPE COAST/GOLD COAST' double ring d/stamp & registered Liverpool oval d/stamp (20th Aug). An attractive franking. £65 to 80 £68.00
885
Used (on letter or envelope)
1898 (3 May) OHMS envelope to London, bearing 1884-91 ½d green & 2d grey, tied by fine 'B27' obliterators, showing 'QUITTAH' despatch c.d.s. partly overstruck by 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (8th Jun) with arrival d/stamp on reverse. A neat & attractive franking. £65 to 80 N/S
886
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC early KEVII & KGV good range of postal stationery covers incl. 1902 PPC B27 KWITTA, KEVII card OBUASI to USA & KEVII 2d envelope unused. KGVI 1d cards uprated ½d to Europe - KUMASI c.d.s, 1925 KGV 2d rate WINNEBA c.d.s. & s/line 'TOO LATE,' KGV 2½d to USA with CROWN - PASSED BY CENSOR covers, other covers to USA postmarked ODA, KETA or underpaid, with added U.S Dues, also KGV SPECIMEN postal stationery unused. Clean lot. (26 items) £150 to 160 £150.00
887
 M
1904-06 MCCA set to 3d, SG.49/53 & 1907-13 MCCA set, SG.59/68 - all fine M (15) Cat. £358 £70 to 90 £130.00
888
 M
1907-13 MCCA set, M (2s & 2/6d have tone patches), SG.59/68. (10) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 N/S
889
 Block of four
1913-21 20s purple & black on red block of four, crossed by blue crayon & cancelled by Accra double ring d/stamp. A fine commercially used multiple. Rare. SG.84, Cat. £480 £130 to 160 N/S
890
 M
1921-24 MSCA 15s Die II & £2, fresh M, SG.100a & 102. Scarce. (2) Cat. £690 £300 to 350 £300.00
891
 M
 Used
1928-54 M & U collection on pages, broadly complete for the period, better incl. 1928 ½d to 5s set of ten, fine M & U, 1935 Jubilee set M & U, 1938-43 KGVI ½d to 10s set of thirteen, complete with additional perf varieties, 1948 Wedding 10s M & U, complete run of QEII to 1954 M & U and both Postage Due sets with 1923 ½d FU on piece, Cat. £1000+ £250 to 350 N/S
892
 UM
1938 KGVI Defin set in complete UM sheets of 60 (SG.120/132), the odd sheet affected by toning around edge in margin, generally fine throughout. Cat. £2100 £500 to 600 £500.00
893
 UM
1938 KGVI Defin set in complete UM sheets of 60 (SG.120/132), the odd sheet affected by toning around edge in margin, generally fine throughout. Cat. £2100 £500 to 600 N/S
894
 UM
1938 KGVI Defin set in complete UM sheets of 60 (SG.120/132), the odd sheet affected by toning around edge in margin, generally fine throughout. Cat. £2100 £500 to 600 N/S
895
 UM
1938 KGVI Defin set in complete UM sheets of 60 (SG.120/132), the odd sheet affected by toning around edge in margin, generally fine throughout. Cat. £2100 £500 to 600 £500.00
 
   
       
   
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