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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 - United States Of America
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1993    M
 Used
1847-1989 M&U collection housed in two Davo albums, general run through lot, condition being very mixed but incl. several better stamps. Highlights incl. 1847 5c U - cut into, 1861-62 to 90c U, 1862-66 to 24c U, 1867 to 30c U, 1869 to 30c U, 1870-71 to 30c U, without grill to 90c U, 1873 to 90c U, 1887-88 to 90c U, 1890-93 to 90c U, 1893 Columbian to $1 U, 1894 to $1 Type I & II U, 1895 to $2 U, 1898 Omaha to 50c + $2 U, 1901 Pan American set U, 1902-08 set U, 1904 Louisiana Purchase set U, 1916-22 to $5 U, 1917-20 to $5 U, later incl. 1929 Kans & Nebr opts sets mixed M or U & later ranges to 1989. Airs incl. 1918 24c M, 1923 set U, 1935 50c Zeppelin M, M/Sheets incl. 1933 American Phil Soc. Chicago Exhibition pair FU, 1934 New York Exhibition FU, also ranges Special Delivery, Parcel Post incl. 1923 75c & $1 M, a few Departmentals M or U, Newspaper & Periodicals - useful selection etc. Good basis for expansion, viewing strongly recommended. £800.00 £980.00
1994    M
 Used
1851-1940's M&U collection housed in Scott 'American' album, highlights incl. 1862-66 15c & 24c, 1867-68 10c, 12c all U, 1869 Pictorials 10c, 12c, 15c Type II U, 1870-71 90c U, 1873-75 to 90c U, 1890-93 to 90c U, 1893 Columbian to 30c U, 1898 Trans Mississippi to 50c U, 1901 Pan American set U, 1902-03 to $1 U, 1904 Louisiana Purchase set U, 1912-13 Panama Pacific to 10c yellow U, later ranges to 1940's incl. 1933 1c + 3c Chicago Exhibition sheets of 25 unused, 1934 New York Exhibition sheet of six unused, later incl. Airs with 1933 50c Zeppelin VFU, few Departmentals U, Special Delivery, Dues & Revenues etc. (821) £250.00 £240.00
1995    M
 Used
1851-1960's Chiefly U collection of 1051 stamps housed in Scotts 'The American Album,' highlights incl. 1861 set of 8 vals M - mixed grades, 1862-66 to 24c U, 1867-68 vals to 15c U, 1869 Pictorial set to 30c incl. Type I & II of 15c U, 1870-71 to 90c - faults, 1879 to 90c U, 1890-93 to 90c U, 1894 to 50c U, 1893 Columbian to 30c U, 1895 to $1 U - faults, 1898-1900 set U, 1898 Trans Mississippi set to 50c (straight edge) U, 1901 Pan American set U, 1902-08 vals to 50c + $2 U, 1904 Louisiana Purchase set U, 1907 Jamestown set U, 1913-15 Panama Pacific set U (both perfs), 1916-22 set U, 1917-19 vals to %5, 1922-32 set U, 1929 Kans & Nebr ovptd sets U, 1933 Chicago Exhibition 1c & 3c Imperf sheets of 25 unused, 1934 New York Exhibition sheet of six unused, 1934 3c & 1c Park sheets M etc. Later incl. ranges Airs, Special Delivery, Parcel Post & Dues etc. Condition is somewhat mixed but there is a considerable catalogue value, inspection recommended. (1051) £400.00 £420.00
1996    M
 Used
1851-1970's U collection of 1341 stamps in a Davo printed album, general ranges in mixed condition incl. 1893 to 50c, 1894 to 50c, ,1895 to 50c, 1898 to 50c, 1901 set excl. 8c, 1902 to $1, 1904 Louisiana Purchase set, 1907 Jamestown set, 1913-15 Panama Pacific set, 1920 Pilgrim Fathers set, 1922-25 to $5, later to 1970's Airs incl. 1918 & 1923 sets, Special Delivery, Dues & Departmentals plus set, 1912 Parcel Post set etc. £100.00 £75.00
1997
 UM
1851-57 1c blue Imperf types II & IV (Sc.7 & 9) the first with scissor cut at top, both U, 10c (Sc.15) good to large margins FU (with cert graded F70) thin in bottom margin. (3) £120.00 N/S
1998
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 (18 Jun) CONFEDERATE STATES 5c dark blue (DAVIS) Sc. CSA4 (Stone 3) Richmond VA to Petersburg VA, cover reduced at top, back flap much missing, stamp VF. (1) £90.00 £80.00
1999
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 CONFEDERATE STATES 5c light milky blue (Sc. 4b) lower right crease on small cover, value tied blue CHARLOTTE C.H. Va. c.d.s to Prince Edwards, VA. (1) £130.00 £110.00
2000    Unused
OFFICIALS - NEWSPAPERS & PERIODICAL STAMPS 1865 10c blue green, 25c orange red & 5c dark blue, Scott PR2/4. (3) £80.00 N/S
2001   Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 Cover franked 10c Washington (Sc.68) tied Leavenworth KA c.d.s. & cork cancel to Canada back stamped Montreal Ap. 22. 67 c.d.s. (1) £30.00 N/S
2002
 Unused
1875 Re-impression of the 10c black made for 1876 Exposition, good to large margins, unused with tiny stain at left, SG. 4. £250.00 £230.00
2003
 M
1893 Columbian $1 scarlet M, odd short or blunted perf, SG.246. (1) Cat. £1300 £200.00 £195.00
2004
 M
1893 Columbian $5 black M, single pulled perf at top, SG.250. (1) Cat. £2750 £400.00 £410.00
2005
 M
1893 Columbian 5c & 6c vals ea fine M block of four, SG.239a/40. (8) Cat. £580+ £150.00 N/S
2006   Used (on letter or envelope)
1901-49 Interesting group of covers covering various areas of interest from 1901 illustrated advertising cover for The Monarch Book Co. Chicago, franked 2c 'Empire State Express Train,' tied with roller cancel, 1917 cover with 3c perfpin, tied with 'Food will win the War, don't waste it' slogan cancel, 1926 attractive 1st Flight Airmail Miami-Atlanta with impressive strikes, 1928 'Lindberg Again Flies the Airmail' dedicated cover, 1931 Canal Zone special flight cover & PPC of Liner sent from Cristobel CZ, other items to 1949. (12) £100.00 N/S
2007   Used (on letter or envelope)
COVERS Eight advertising covers, 1904 & 1909 Alston Golf Club Boston & Hillandale Golf Club Stamford, three Athletic Club advert envelopes, 1908 Missouri, 1906 Chicago, 1922 Columbus Ohio, circa 1880 Sporting Goods full front advert of Peck & Sons NY, 1898 F H Woolworth & Co cover for Chattanooga Spring Festival & 1898 The Skinner Chuck Co advert cover. Also 1841 State of New York on ad to prevent spearing of pike in the Bashers Kill. (9) £120.00 N/S
2008    M
1913-15 Pan Pacific Expo P.12 set to 10c yellow, very fresh fine M, 5c off centre & with light gum bend, SG. 423/6. (4) £55.00 N/S
2009    M
1914-15 P.10 1c to 15c very fresh colours fine M, SG. 432/44. £140.00 £150.00
2010
 M
1916-22 No Wmk. $2 & $5 superb fresh M, SG. 485/6. (2) £275.00 £360.00
2011
 M
1916-22 P.10 $1 purple black fresh fine M well centred, SG. 484. £250.00 £290.00
2012
 M
1917-20 Flat Plate printing $2 black & carmine top marginal (rejoined) with '8177' in margin, fresh fine M, SG. 527. £80.00 £90.00
2013
 UM
1918 Air 'Jenny' 6c orange in superb fresh UM top left corner block of four, SG. A546. £120.00 N/S
2014
 M
1918 Air set fresh M SG. A546/548, some slight gum imperfections to 6c & 24c. (3) £65.00 N/S
2015    UM
1923 $2 deep blue M, SG.580. (1) Cat. £90 £30.00 £22.00
2016   Used on piece or front
1926 Whiteplains M/Sheet U on piece, slight violet postal ink marks at right corner hardly detract, SG. MS645. £120.00 £170.00
2017   Used (on letter or envelope)
1926-1950 First Flight & FDC's in album, with 1928 card Graf Zeppelin FF cachet, New York to UK, other FF & Airfield commemorative covers & good range of FDC's from 1926, some illustrated. Clean. (52) £50.00 £38.00
2018    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929-39 Interesting group of pilot signed special flight covers, 1939 'Good Will Tour National Air Races Akron, Ohio' cover signed by two pilots who won the Gordon Bennett Races of 1929-30, 1931 Cleveland-Toledo-Detroit 80 min service with 2 pilot signatures, further signed covers incl. 1936 Speed Flight Chicago - New Orleans item signed by the President of the Airline Carleton, Putnam - only 30 covers carried 1939 Nat. Air-Race Cleveland, illustrated signed flown cover, (6) £75.00 N/S
2019
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Zeppelin $1.30 brown used on flown card addressed to Pasadena, California, carried on the Round Flight to Friedrichshafen & back to Lakehurst. Red South American, purple Pan American & green Round Flight cachets. Attractive & rare. £300.00 £310.00
2020    UM
1933 50c Zeppelin lower marginal UM, usual natural gum bends, SG.A732. Cat. £80 £30.00 £25.00
2021
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Night Flying Derby LA-New York flown cover, signed by Bob Buck - senior TWA Pilot who set a junior record. Scarce. (1) £50.00 £52.00
2022    M
1933 Zeppelin 50c green, three singles fine M (one has minute tone & gum bends as normal), SG. 732. (3) £85.00 N/S
2023    M
1933 Zeppelin 50c green fresh fine M, SG. A732. (1) £35.00 N/S
2024    M
1938-54 $5 fresh fine M, SG. 831. (1) £35.00 £30.00
2025    UM
 Used
MODERN LOT of proof cards 1979-80 + packs containing UM stamps 1975-81. £30.00 £22.00
2026    UM
YEAR BOOKS/PACKS comprising 1979, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 & 2002 plus a few other USA, Canada, odd European etc. £100.00 £140.00
2027
 M
CANAL ZONE 1904 (24th June) 5c M (signed), 1904-08 8c on 50c (type 7) M, 1909 on Panama Republic 8c fine M, 1925-28 on USA $1 M. Scarce group, SG. 2, 17, 33 & 97. (4) £140.00 N/S
2028   Used (on letter or envelope)
CANAL ZONE 20thc assembly of souvenir picture holders & PPC booklets (7) with 1929 booklet of Panama-Pacific shipping line, posted on SS Mongolia, early PPC's with canal zone o/p's postmarked Cristobal, Culebra, Gorgona, BAS Obispo, Ancon Empirio, Las Cascadas, Gatun, Balboa Heights, Diablo Heights, 1935 cover - Fort Davis duplex, WWI censor mark & label, 1929 FF cacheted to USA, 1930 FF FAM5, Cristobal - Miami, 1930 cacheted FF to Venezuala, 1941 handrawn 'SS JEAN,' 1948 Radio card Curundu cancel, later multiple frankings - more. (74) £100.00 £130.00
 
   
       
   
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