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Stamp auction - 11 November 2010 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 11 November 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 137 - Ceylon
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
852
 Used
1857 6d on blued & 1857-59 6d brown on white, both good U, complete to good margins, SG. 1 & 6a. (2) £150.00 N/S
853
 Used
1857 6d purple-brown VFU barred oval cancel, good margins on three sides, lower left side just cut into, BPA Cert (1962) states - slightly faded, SG.1. (1) Cat. £450 £90.00 N/S
854
 Used
1857 blued paper 6d, complete to mainly large margins FU, SG. 1. Cat. £450 £140.00 N/S
855    M
 Used
1857-1970 M&U collection in s/book, strength in earlies, inspection recommended. (100's) £80.00 £84.00
856
 Used
1857-59 1/9d green, god to large margins (for these) with portion of adjacent stamp at right, U, SG. 11. Cat. £800 £230.00 £240.00
857
 Used
1857-59 6d brown & 6d deep brown, the first just cut into at top otherwise good margins & deep shade with part of adjacent stamp, both FU, SG. 6a & 6b. Cat. £1475 £190.00 N/S
858
 M
 Used
1857-64 Imperf. 6d dull mauve, two shades M (one with tear at foot & small stain), also two U singles, very distinct shades plus a single on blued paper U (just cut into one corner), SG. 16/17. (5) £200.00 N/S
859    M
1866-68 1d blue pair + marginal block of four M, also 3d rose (2 shades) M SG.61/2. (8) Cat. £324 £50.00 £42.00
860    M
1869 Official 8d chocolate opt. Service fresh part o.g. fine colour. Scarce unissued item. £35.00 N/S
861    M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1885 30c on 36c olive green block of 28 (4 x 7) large part o.g. Light gum toning & about five stamps with faults (thin, creasing) but fresh appearance with about half of the stamps UM. Rare in such a large multiple, SG. 191. Cat. £784+ (28) £150.00 N/S
862    M
1885-1964 attractive M collection on leaves with useful QV incl. 1885 30c surcharge, 1886 to 28c, 1888-92 various surcharges (10), 1893-99 set (2r 50 is U), 1899 to 75c, then KEVII 1903 to 1910 complete sets (1910 R10 is 'SPECIMEN'), similarly solid coverage of KGVI incl. 1912 to R10 - Die II, 1921 to R2 & 1027 high vals complete. Fairly comprehensive coverage of KGVI & then to 1964 (Dec) Centenary of Ceylon Railways. ST Cat. £706 (223) £160.00 £190.00
863
 M
1912-25 Mult Crown CA 10r purple & black/red Die I & 20r black & red/blue, fine M, SG.318/9. (2) Cat. £220 £80.00 £84.00
864    UM
1912-25 Mult Crown CA 1c brown Wmk. INVERTED SG. 301w, 3c blue green Wmk. INVERTED & REVERSED SG. 302y, 50c black & scarlet Wmk. INVERTED SG. 314w & 1r purple/yellow Wmk. INVERTED SG. 315cw - all UM. Cat. £144 (4) £50.00 £52.00
865
 M
 Block of four
1912-25 Mult Crown CA 5r Die II on emerald black, fresh M block of four, SG. 317c. £80.00 £76.00
866

1929 Reprinted Die Proof of the pence type in green on thick card, the value tablet with scroll work. £50.00 £52.00
867    M
1937-1952 M KGVI collection incl. 1938 5r x2. (58) Cat. £883 £200.00 £160.00
 
   
       
   
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