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Stamp auction - 12 November 2009 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 12 November 2009. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 134 - Hong Kong
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
730    Used
QV-QEII good to VFU (odd M) ranges in a stock book incl. QV issues (35), KEVII (29), KGV (44), KGVI (56) & QEII (100's). ST Cat. £2000 £150.00 £140.00
731    M
 Used
QV - later collection in two albums & two stock books with packet of modern sub post office marks. Stamps from QV - modern range with earlier U, noted 1948 Wedding set U, QEII higher values in quantity, 1999 Year Stamp pack, 1988 Peak Tramway $26 book of stamps & later with sets & M/Sheets etc. Inspection recommended. £350.00 N/S
732
 Used
1862-63 2c, 8c wing margin, 12c, 18c, 24c - all FU examples with 'B62' cancels in blue, SG.1/5. (5) Cat. £395 £100.00 £105.00
733    Used
Hong Kong used in Shanghai QV range with S1 cancels - comprises 1862 8c, 1863-71 2c (2), 4c, 8c, 12c, 18c, 24c, 30c mauve & 30c vermillion (fault), 96c, 1880 5c on 18c lilac, odd faults, from SG.Z766/Z788. (12) Cat. £660 £85.00 £92.00
734    M
 Used
1863-1989 M & U ranges in a stock book incl. 1863-71 to 30c U, 1882-96 to 10s U, 1885-1891 surcharged issues to $1 U, KGV to 12c M & $3 FU, KGVI M or UM selection to $5 & FU to $5, QEII M or UM ranges to $10 & FU to $10. Annigoni definitives to $20, 1982 Def. High values U, 1987-88 'A' type UM set & commemoratives incl. a few varieties etc. All items tagged & identified. ST Cat. £2000+ (260) £280.00 N/S
735    Used
1863-1997 Good to FU collection housed in two Exeter albums incl. 1863-74 duplicated vals to 30c, 1880 Surcharges 5c on 16c, 10c on 12c (2), 10c on 24c, 1880 Crown CC set, 1882-96 Crown CA to 10c, 1885 Surcharges set, 1891 Surcharges range of most, 1891 Jubilee 2c, 1900-01 Crown CA set excluding 12c, 1903 Crown CA to $1, 1904-07 Mult Crown CA to $2, 1907-11 Mult Crown CA to 50c, 1912-21 Mult Crown CA to $1, 1921-37 to $5, KGVI Defins to $10 (both) + extras, 1941 Centenary, 1948 Wedding sets, general range QEII Defins & commems through to 1997. Useful lot ST.Cat £3600 - excl. defective. (824) £500.00 £560.00
736
 M
1863-71 48c rose carmine with inverted wmk FU, SG.17w. (1) Cat. £160 £50.00 £48.00
737
 M
 Used
1863-71 Crown CC 12c blue & 12c pale blue both M SG. 12a & 12b, also a few postmarks on QV red Ligne on 10c A1 on 24c, D29 on 10c 62B on 10c IPO tie print on 10c, also Hankow on KEVII 2c etc. Postmarks condition is varied. (12) £75.00 £76.00
738
 Used
1863-71 Crown CC 2c deep brown & 2c brown, 4c, 6c 8c wing margin, 12c, 18c, 30c vermillion (2 shades), 30c mauve, 48c, 96c olive bistre & 96c (2 shades) all good to FU examples from SG.8/19. (11) Cat. £580 £100.00 N/S
739
Used (on letter or envelope)
1872 cover to Bombay bearing 8c brownish orange cancelled fine B62 & b/s Hong Kong & Bombay (in red). Scarce. (1) £125.00 £120.00
740    M
 Used
1874-1962 small M & U collection on leaves, note KGV $10 U, 1941 Occupation Cent. set M & nice $3Postal Fiscal with 'Shanghai' pmk. (124) Cat. £628 £100.00 £92.00
741
 Used
1876-77 Surcharges 16c on 18c lilac SG.20, 28c on 30c SG.21, 1880 5c on 8c SG.23, 10c on 12c SG.25, 10c on 16c SG.26, 10c on 24c SG.27, majority good to FU with 'SI' obliterator. (8) Cat. £660 £150.00 £160.00
742
Used (on letter or envelope)
1879 cover to Hamburg bearing 12c blue cancelled B62 with Hong Kong Code A c.d.s. Ja 4 79 at left, firm h/stamp at lower left Stemssen & Co Hong Kong, b/stamp Hamburg. £280.00 £260.00
743
 Unused
1879 Postcard stamp 5c on 18c lilac unused, SG.P2. (1) Cat. £350 £90.00 £84.00
744
 M
1880 2c dull rose M, SG.28. (1) Cat. £180 £50.00 £68.00
745
 M
1880 5c on 18c small part o.g, perfs a little trimmed at base, SG.24. (1) Cat. £950 £150.00 N/S
746
 M
1882-96 Crown CA 2c carmine, 4c slate grey, 5c pale blue, 30c yellowish green & 30c grey green, all fine M, SG.33/5, 39 & 39a. (5) Cat. £334 £80.00 £60.00
747
 Used
1885 $1 on 96c grey olive SG.42, VFU pair Shanghai c.d.s's, SG.Z805. (2) Cat. £170+ £60.00 £62.00
748
 M
1885 Surcharge set - 20c full o.g. (toned), 50c part o.g, $1 full o.g. SG.40/2. (3) Cat. £1300 £250.00 £280.00
749
Used (on letter or envelope)
1887 cover to Amsterdam bearing 10c cancelled B62 barred oval Hong Kong c.d.s. at left, also Ligne c.d.s. 9 July 87, minor tones at top of stamp but scarce. (1) £70.00 £62.00
750
 M
1891 20c on 30c, 50c on 48c M, SG.48/9, 1898 10c on 30c M, SG.55. (3) Cat. £195 £60.00 £45.00
751
 Used
1891 2c Jubilee FU, SG.51. (1) Cat. £130 £40.00 £42.00
752
 M
1891 4c on 30c surcharge M, SG.44. (1) Cat. £180 £60.00 £72.00
753
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 Mourning envelope to GB bearing 8c wing marginal & 24c pale green making correct 32c rate, cancelled neat B62 & b/s Hong Kong etc. Cover has some imperfections & re-enforced by card inset. (1) £225.00 £200.00
754
Used (on letter or envelope)
Treaty Ports 1899 1c green postal stationery card written from Hoihow cancelled by the bilingual Kiungchow c.d.s. of 22 Dec 99. A prepaid card sent through Chinese PO during IPO period hence no Chinese stamps required, back stamped Hong Kong receiver Dec 24. Rare item Webb records only one example cancelling KEVII stamp (page 285). £750.00 £960.00
755
 M
1900 Crown CA set M (2c unused & 5c tone spot), SG. 56/61. Cat. £200 (6) £50.00 £44.00
756
 Used
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1900-01 4c carmine block of five solely cancelled by fine strikes of Dublin & Queenstown TPO My 20 1903. Most unusual piece, top pair slightly creased. (5) £120.00 £135.00
757
 M
 Block of four
1900-01 Crown CA 12c blue block of four, fine M (2x UM), SG.60. (4) Cat. £192 £70.00 £96.00
758   Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1900 Attractive group of studio portraits by different named photographers, incl. prosperous males, females & family groups. (5) £20.00 £15.00
759    M
1903 Crown CA 1c to 12c (6 values), 1907 Mult Crown CA 1c to 30c (7 values) all M, from SG. 62/68 & 91/97. Cat. £300+ (14) £70.00 N/S
760
 Specimen
1903 Crown CA set optd SPECIMEN part o.g, odd minor tone spot 5c, 8c & $3 mentioned for accuracy, SG.625/765, rare set. (15) Cat. £1800 £800.00 £700.00
761    Used
1903-1921 good to VFU range comprising 1903 Crown CA (9 values) 1c to $1 from SG. 62/72, 1904-06 Mult Crown CA (8 values) 2c to 30c SG. 77/84, 1907-11 Colours Changed (8 values) 1c to 50c SG. 91/8 & 1912-21 Mult Crown CA (14 values) 1c to $2. Cat. £340 (38) £60.00 £45.00
762
 M
1904-06 Mult Crown CA 4c, 8c, 30c, 50c & $1 all M, SG. 78, 80, 84/6. Cat. £301 (5) £70.00 £70.00
763
 M
1907-11 Colours Changed Wmk Crown CA set, fine M, SG.91/9. (9) Cat. £500 £180.00 £190.00
764
 M
1912-21 Mult Crown CA a complete set fine M with shade/paper variations incl. 50c on blur green, olive back SG. 111b (Murray Payne Cert states - some slight foxing affects perfs. on reverse) hardly visible & mentioned for accuracy only. Also $5 on blue-green, olive back SG. 115b (Murray Payne Cert). A superb & very rare group. Cat. £5000+ (30) £1800.00 £1550.00
765
 Used
1912-21 Mult Crown CA $10, 1921-31 Mult Script CA $3 & $5, 1938 $2, $5 & $10 all being VFU, c.d.s. examples, SG.116, 131/2, 157, 159, 161. (6) Cat. £412 £140.00 £105.00
766    M
1912-21 Mult Crown CA range of values to $1 M, from SG. 100/112. Cat. £220 (13) £60.00 £52.00
767
 M
1921-27 Mult Script CA range of values to $2 M, from SG. 117/130. Cat. £299 (15) £70.00 £66.00
768    Used
1921-37 Mult Script CA set VFU + odd extra shade, SG.117/132. (22) Cat. £180+ £60.00 £44.00
769
 M
1921-37 Mult Script CA set fine M + extra 2c, 4c & 30c shades, top three dollar value being UM, SG.117/132. (21) Cat. £880+ £300.00 £390.00
770    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1923 4c Postage Due wmk sideways UM marginal block of six, SG.D3a. (5) Cat. £168 £40.00 N/S
771    M
 Used
KGV-QEII M & U ranges on hagner leaves incl. KGV M values to 12c, 1923 Postage Due set UM (10c creased) & 1941 Centenary set UM. Later incl. QEII UM blocks, British PO's in CHINA incl. marginal blocks of four 1c, 2c & 4c values, VFU blocks of four of 1c, 2c, 4c, 6c & 10c (2) etc. (193) £60.00 £62.00
772    UM
 M
1937-1973 range comprising 1937 set M, 1951 Victory set M (2), 1961 University UM pair + M single, 1968 Human Rights Year set UM & 1973-74 defin. set UM, SG. 283/296. Cat. £181 (29) £40.00 £32.00
773    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1938 $1 dull lilac & blue, complete left pane of 60 incl. variety 'short right leg to R' (row 3, column 1) UM with usual toned gum, SG.155/155a. Cat. £612+ £130.00 N/S
774    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1938 $1 dull lilac & blue, a complete left pane of 60 incl. variety 'short right leg to R' (row 3, column 1) UM - usual toned gum, SG. 155/155a. Cat. £612+ £130.00 N/S
775
 Specimen
1938 KGVI original set Perf SPECIMEN fine M, from SG.140s/161s, scarce. (13) £800.00 N/S
776    Used
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1938-52 2c grey P.14½ x 14 accumulation of VFU BLOCKS (mainly blocks of 12, total of 194 examples, SG. 141a. Cat. £970 £160.00 N/S
777    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1938-52 8c red brown x 500 UM examples in various multiples, marginals, plate numbers etc. Many bear tiny hand stamps on reverse, odd faults, generally fine, SG. 144. Cat. £875 £100.00 N/S
778    Used
1938-52 KGVI Defin set VFU incl. extra shades, perfs, blocks of four etc. (96) Cat. £360 £80.00 £60.00
779    M
1938-52 KGVI fine M range on two album leaves, virtually complete all variations - exclusions incl. $10 SG.161. (36) Cat. £1400 £350.00 N/S
780    Used
1948 Silver Wedding set, VFU, SG.171/2. (2) Cat. £111 £40.00 £46.00
781
 UM
1948 Silver Wedding set UM, SG.171/2. (2) Cat. £300+ £100.00 £135.00
782   Used (on letter or envelope)
1949 UPU set on illustrated FDC, 1948 Wedding 10c on illustrated FDC. (2) £20.00 £30.00
783    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1997 Migratory Birds & 1997 Modern Landmarks sets each in complete sheets of 50, SG.884/891. Cat. £215 £60.00 N/S
 
   
       
   
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