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Stamp auction - 27 May 2010 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 May 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 136 - Iraq
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
850    M
1918-1956 impressive M & U collection in spring back album & on leaves. 1918 British Occupation issues complete M & U incl. Service opts. League of Nations 1923-32 issues appear virtually complete together with some print flaws incl. scarce 1932 25f on 4a 'Flis for Fils' flaw SG. 114a, with BPA Cert. Also useful shades & perf. varieties etc. Good range of multiples incl. 1949 Airs on two M/Sheets M. Solid coverage from 1932-56 in fine condition & a few Mosul opt. issues. Some occasional minor foxing amongst earliest issues but all treatable. A fine & interesting collection, well worth inspection ST Cat. £7500+ (100's) £1000.00 £2000.00
851    Used
1918-1970's M & U collection of 267 stamps on leaves incl. British Occupation Surcharge set U, 1941-47 Pictorial Defin set U etc. £40.00 N/S
852    M
1918-70 Small M & U collection on album leaves incl. 1918 British Occupation ¼a, ½a & 1a U, 1923 with vals to 1r mixed M & U, 1931 to 6a U, 1932 to 50f U, 1934 to 200f U (1f is M), 1941 selection with vals to 200f mainly U, 1942 to 6f M & 2f to 10f U, 1948 with vals to 200f U + 1949 Airs to 100f U, then representative range to 1908 'republic' & few later good range of Officials & On State Service covering the same period. Inspection recommended. (419) ST.Cat. £286 £50.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Envelope to Athens franked 5 fil + 50 fil, tied by Basrah d/stamp. Obverse bears 'Use Airmail to India' illustrated label + a green one in Greek extolling the virtues of using the airmail system. On reverse cachets of shipping company & SS Attikus at Basrah. £70.00 £82.00
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