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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 - French Colonies
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
997    M
 Used
1859-circa to 1957 attractive M & U collection in 2 ring binders, useful range of French Colonies general issues incl. 1859 10c, 20c & 40c M + 10c & 40c U, 1871-72 1c U, 1871-76 1c, 5c, 20c (2) & 40c U & range of perf & imperf Peace & Commerce issues to 1f plus 1884 Postage Dues to 40c imperf. Colonies comprise Guiana, Inini, Tahiti, Oceanic Settlements, Southern & Antarctic Territories, Guadeloupe, Martinique, New Caledonia, Wallis & Fortuna Islands & St Pierre & Miquelon. Good though incomplete coverage of all territories though Antarctic Territories are a bit sparce. Earlies condition a little mixed, inspection recommended. ST.Cat. £3379. (1215) £475.00 £300.00
998
 Used
GENERAL ISSUES 1878-80 25c black/red FU, SG. 43. £100.00 £86.00
999    UM
 M
FRENCH SOUTHERN & ANTARCTIC TERRITORIES 1956-2002 majority UM collection housed in a black page s/book fine ranges with good Thematics incl. 1955 15f SG.1, 1963 20f SG.36, 1971 strip SG.69a, 1972 Insects set, 1976 set SG.98/106, many Birds etc. Attractive lot. (approx 200) Cat. £850 £200.00 £240.00
1000    UM
MIDDLE PERIOD mostly thematics UM selection incl. AFARS 1968 vals to 500fr Map, Polynesia 1958 vals to 17fr, TAAF 1956 vals to 25fr Seal etc. (85) £70.00 N/S
1001
 UM
IMPERFORATES modern selection of 1970's/80's incl. Wallis & Futuna Islands, 1938 Olympics in corner marginal imperf blocks of four, 1987 97f World Wrestling Championships corner marginal UM block of four, 1989 900f Sportsmen corner marginal block of four, New Caledonia 1988 36f Disappearance of La Perouses Imperf Proof, also Congo Republic, Cameroon, Martinique etc. (48 + 22 items) £60.00 £45.00
  • Djibouti
1002
 M
DJIBOUTI 1902 0.75 on 5f blue & rose fresh M, signed Turpin. Very rarely offered, SG. 11. £200.00 £200.00
  • French Indian Settlements
1003
Used on piece or front
FRENCH INDIAN SETTLEMENTS 1931 France/Toujours set of five overprints on the Paris Exhibition set, each superb U on piece, full Pondicherry c.d.s. Each signed Turpin. rare set, SG. 162u/162y. £400.00 £410.00
  • Madagascar
1004
Used (on letter or envelope)
MADAGASCAR 1891 (9 August) cover to GB bearing 1891 25c brown buff, cancelled Tamatave c.d.s. & with Ligne 1 Paq Fr No 1 octagonal d/stamp. Cover has slight damage at right from opening but very scarce, SG. 12. £75.00 £76.00
1005
 Used
MADAGASCAR 1891 1f black on yellow VFU, SG. 13. £90.00 £76.00
  • Martinique
1006
 Used
MARTINIQUE 1888-91 surcharges 05 on 4c FU, SG. 11, very scarce. Cat. £800 £300.00 £310.00
  • Mongtze
1007
 Used
MONGTZE 1903-06 black/rose FU, expertised by Turpin, SG. 9. Very scarce. £200.00 £150.00
  • Morocco
1008
Used on piece or front
MOROCCO 1893 Postage Due 10c black superb used on piece, signed Turpin, SG. 13. £175.00 £140.00
  • New Caledonia
1009
 M
NEW CALEDONIA 1932 Paris Noumea flight 40c & 50c fresh fine M, SG. 183/184. Scarce. £300.00 N/S
  • Obock
1010
 Used
OBOCK 1892 Dues opt. Type 2, 2f & 10c both FU, SG. D30 & D37, both expertised on reverse. £60.00 N/S
1011
 M
OBOCK1894 25f blue & brown fresh fine M, SG. 81. £240.00 £220.00
  • Post Offices in China
1012
 M
POST OFFICES IN CHINA - CANTON 1901 5f & 1906 10f fresh fine M, SG. 16 & 49. £80.00 £82.00
  • Syria
1013
 M
SYRIA 1919 (1 Dec) 20p on 5f deep blue & buff fresh fine M, SG. 20. £90.00 £70.00
  • Tunisia
1014    UM
TUNISIA 1916 POW Fund fresh UM, very scarce so fine, SG. 51/59. £65.00 £64.00
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
1015    M
WALLIS & FUTUNA ISLANDS 1920-37 M collection on leaves (all spaces filled), 1920 Defin set, 1922 New Values set, 1924-27 Surcharge set, 1938-40 Long Defin set of 42 1c to 20f, 1931 Colonial Exhibition set, 1937 International Exhibition Imperf M/Sheet. (91) Cat. £275 £60.00 £62.00
1016
 M
WALLIS & FUTUNA 1941 Adherence to General De Gaulle 3c, 45c, 50c & 2f 50c, each in fine M block of four, some gum bends or creasing but very scarce, SG. 97a, 107a, 109a & 121. Cat. £1740+ (16) £200.00 £210.00
 
   
       
   
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