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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 - World Postal History
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
416   Used (on letter or envelope)
WORLD COVERS large quantity fills two cartons incl. many common commercial covers, odd better mixed in. Inspection recommended. (1000's) £100.00 £90.00
417   Used (on letter or envelope)
19th/20th CENTURY group of covers & postal stationery with Middle & Far East, Zanzibar, 1936 South Africa Jipex sheets on covers to Canada, Central America early postal stationery with coloured postmarks, 1918 censored 2½d S.A cover to Germany, 1913 fine registered St. Helena cover franked KGV 4d & 6d (Cat x5 on cover) to Germany, pair Australian States items etc. (27) £70.00 £88.00
418   Used (on letter or envelope)
1918-47 CENSORED MAIL neat little range from 1918 American Y.M.C.A cover with Army Field Post cancel + blue A.E.F censor cachet, 1940's group of censored covers from Colombia to USA (6) all opened & re-sealed, three early post-war covers from USA to Austria, Germany & Hawaii with 'Examined By' tape or cachets. (10) £30.00 £20.00
419   Used (on letter or envelope)
1921-39 Various attractive covers, cards - Latvia 1921 homemade newspaper wrapper posted Riga to Berlin, 1922 attractive cover with Beer manufacturers advertising label sent to Kopenhagen, 1925 4s postal stationery card, uprated from Riga to Stettin, 1932 Packetkarte receipt with 2 lat, tied with Jelgava c.d.s, other items incl. medical card from Lithuania & Estonia re-directed cover to Paris - wide range of stamps used on these items with added pmk interest. (8) £75.00 £56.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 EXPERIMENTAL AIRMAIL carriage by Flying Boat Calcutta, Liverpool-Belfast-Liverpool, dedicated flown cover, 1936 cover flown from Manila to Amoy, China via Flying Boat of the British Royal Air force - a dedicated cover with additional cachet, rev. Chinese roller cancel. (2) £40.00 £80.00
421   Used (on letter or envelope)
19th-20th CENTURY ALL WORLD ASSEMBLY with Sudan c1940 covers with contents, one censor mark, each rev. Shellal-Halfa T.P.O No.1 or No.2 to London, 1901 St. Vincent reg. envelope, added ½d x2, interesting 1931 F.M.S cover with postage dues - D2/D3, other Malaya, Hong Kong, 1906 Japan PPC 'Yokohama - Marseilles,' maritime mark, 1951 Gambia 'Paquet' mark, 1896 10c card Spain - Canaries with SHIP LETTER/LONDON c.d.s. some censors to view. (130+) £380.00 £390.00
422   Used (on letter or envelope)
20th CENTURY ASSEMBLY incl. menu's & ship related items, Paquebot marks on covers & postcards with Dublin & Queenstown T.P.O mark on Paquebot postcard noted, shipping lines material incl. scarce Anchor line, Royal Mail Orient, United States, Shaw-Savill, Moore McCormack, many US to central/S.America, Panama line - 1939 maiden voyage, SS Ancon, two different covers with unused ship postcards. Viewing suggested. (70) £65.00 £82.00
423    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
AIRMAIL COVERS from the America, period 1907-39 range from a 1907 Panama Canal Zone item franked 1-10c vals opt 'Canal Zone' SG.26/30, tied with 'Cristobel' 1907? c.d.s's - cover has some gum stains but is hard to find with these vals, 1928 Colombia & Mexico 1st Flight covers, 1930 Haiti - pair of covers with blue & black flight cachets, 1931 Nicaragua cover from Managua-San Francisco with violet oval administration cancels, other items incl. censored item from Caracas & 1930/40's Colombian Airline Label. Nice lot - worth examination. (9 covers + 1 label) £100.00 £76.00
424   Used (on letter or envelope)
MARITIME MAIL 3 interesting items - 1934 cover from Japan to Honolulu with the cachet of the Polish Training Frigate 'Dar Pomorza' posted on its world cruise of 1934-35. A useful information leaflet re. this ship is enclosed, 1935 unusual cover franked with a 1920's unissued Ukraine stamp tied with a Paquebot/Port said cancel - a re-directed cover, 1938 cover franked GB KGVI 2½d adhesive, tied with Victoria-Seychelles c.d.s. Nice lot for a Maritime enthusiast. (3) £40.00 £46.00
425   Used (on letter or envelope)
MILITARY POSTCARDS & EPHEMERA WWI/II group of original postcards, illustrated French Patriotic & Red Cross with P.O.W covers, also military facsimile British & French documents many of secret nature (originals being archival) also German, Canadian, British with R.F.C some naval interest, many famous General Officers names appear - wonderful research lot. (qty) £30.00 £66.00
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