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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 - World Postal History
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
254    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 cover salvaged from Imperial Airways SCIPIO, crashed 22/8/36, still carries Australia 1/6d value, with boxed DAMAGED BY WATER cachet & addressed to London. (1) £35.00 £35.00
255    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 GB 1½d franked cover to New Zealand with two line RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITION/EX FLYING BOAT CALPURNIA cachet. (1) £40.00 £54.00
256   Used (on letter or envelope)
19th-20th CENTURY assembly covers incl. early GB E.L's also France, Belgium, Russia, Australia 1st Flight 1931 Imperial Airways, also Australia Experimental Flight, various New Zealand Healths, FDC's, various German Feldpost & P.O.W stationary (11) £85.00 £64.00
257    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
AIRMAIL COVERS 20th Century assembly covers, PPC's with 1910 Reims aviation PPC with 2 attached labels, Airships & Zeppelin PPC's, also Australia, Canada, Sudan, Brazil, USA, India, Central America, French Colonies, South Africa, many cachets to view. (58) £85.00 £210.00
258   Used (on letter or envelope)
CENSORED COVERS WWI/WWII worldwide assembly of censored covers, many different labels & censor marks - some have slight damage & odd front, also early Spain postal stationary cards used & unused etc. (80) £65.00 £66.00
259   Used (on letter or envelope)
EARLY 20th Century - later, mixed group all world items with GB Line Engraved, 1883 damaged cover to Montana Territory, U.S Expo's PPC's incl. Alaska - Yukon, Pan-Pacific & Jamestown, colourful advertising PPC's & trade cards, early U.S Airmails & postal stationary, foreign & British Commonwealth covers. (70+) £85.00 £105.00
260   Used (on letter or envelope)
METER MARKS 1936-64, an interesting range mainly on unaddressed cards, some overprinted SPECIMEN from South America, Israel & African regions. Noted, a group of printers specimen impression cards with technical details showing examples from Mozambique, Peru, Panama & Philippines. There are postally used covers & cards worth checking. An unusual lot originally with high retail price. (33) £50.00 N/S
261   Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL HISTORY, EPHEMERA etc. Accumulation incl. WWI & WWII Forces Mail with Maritime - many different F.P.O's also from Malta, East Africa, South Africa, Egypt, GB postal stationary addressed Paget family, Cranmore Hill, Shepton Mallet (80), Military interest with French Foreign Legion & other cards & covers, 1971 Mail Strike covers (10) & labels (5), various Film Star photographs from Columbia & Paramount Studios incl. Dean Martin, Bob Hope, Alan Ladd, Rita Hayworth etc, New Zealand Healths in M blocks etc. £100.00 £86.00
262   Used (on letter or envelope)
SHOE BOX with all world accumulation with much of interest, early covers, 1865 3 colour India E.L to F. Huth & Co. London, reverse Calcutta India PAID c.d.s, pair 1841-43 E.L's with red St. Louis & Cincinnati c.d.s, very interesting early Siam group, 1931 Russia Airmail cover, good GB incl. boxed PAID at Galway mark, , Surface Printed E.L's, 1942 Czech Field Post, 1941 Guernsey 2d wartime bisects, Spanish Civil War wrapper, 1889 France Expo - Universele - Eiffel Tower card, Germany WWI Aviation PPC's (8) & much more. (275) £150.00 £350.00
 
   
       
   
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