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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 - Egypt
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
924    M
1857-71 study with 5 para (4) & 10 para (7), one with double horizontal perf. & three with the extra Arabic character (Zeheri 9a), 20 para (2 shades), 1pi (4) incl. Lake 2pi (3) all M or unused. Also U 5pi (3) types II III, 2p 20 para (2), 10 para (4) one with wmk. impressed on face, two from worn plate & one almost blank obelisk. Condition a little varied as usual but catalogue £1650 plus varieties, some of which are 4/5 times normal. (30) £350.00 N/S
925    M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1866-1949 M&U collection (mainly Egypt) in 3 albums & small s/book. Main strength in defin issues to 1937 with emphasis on pmks incl. some on cover & accompanied by notes from original collector. Good range of 1914-22 issues incl. some attractive blocks, then fair study of 1923-27 defin incl. shades etc. (some duplication), also range of Army Post issues, British Forces labels and Express stamps. Remaining album houses mainly 1947-49 commems in blocks of 4 M & U plus range of F.D.C's. Stock book with jumbled assortment of Egypt, British Commonwealth, few GB & Foreign material. Also range of Suez Canal Co stamps - mostly foreign but possibly a few genuine & not included in valuation. Inspection strongly recommended. (few 100 + 21 covers, 1 pc, 2 m/s) £300.00 £310.00
926    M
1866-1986 M&U collection in 3 albums & peg folder housing interesting range of 69 postcards, covers etc. Collection incl. good range of pre 1923 defins & postage dues in above average condition & some with interesting pmks, solid coverage from 1923 King Faud to 1953 Republic incl. good early commems M &/or U amongst which 1926 Airs U, 1931 Zeppelin set VFU, 1933 Airs U & 1934 UPU set U. Later material incl. U.A.R large part complete M &/or U to late 1970's but more patchy thereafter. Also noted - useful 1926-52 Express issues, OHMS opts, Postage Dues etc. plus a few Forces Letter Seals. An impressive lot which should be viewed. (few 100's + 69 cards etc. incl. 12 from Sudan) ST.Cat. £4200+ £600.00 £450.00
1867 Defins. fine collection, 5 para (2), 10 para (4) incl. dull lilac, 20 para (4), 1pi (4) incl. lake 2pi (2) & 5pi all unused & mostly o.g. (5pi no gum). Also used with many shades to 2pi (2) incl. 1pi lake etc. All have been plated for types I/V, condition a little varied as usual but a fine lot. Cat. £1550+ (46) £300.00 £360.00
928    M
1872-1948 M&U accumulation on hagner leaves, slight duplication, noted odd variety, would make excellent starter collection. (600+) ST.Cat. £700+ £60.00 £50.00
929    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1937-44 5m red brown King Farouk defin, three bottom rows of the sheet with margins & showing spectacular perforation shift (split at right), very visual & impressive item. £600.00 N/S
930    UM
1926-36 four different stamps ea with major misplaced perforations. £50.00 £38.00
931    UM
1928-1960's ex dealers M or UM stock laid out in a s/book in order, some duplication. £50.00 £52.00
932   Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Cover to Ipswich England, obv. bears crowned circle Postage/Paid/19 mark in red plus M.P.O/Cairo circular mark in black, rev. bears 3m vermillion Christmas seal tied by diamond of dots, some minor toning at edge of adhesive. (1) £30.00 £22.00
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