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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - India
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
Remarkable 1845 EL ex Fermoy to a soldier in the 33rd Madras Infantry, much forwarded for over 3 years to Sydney, Singapore & Van Diemens Land, heavily annotated & with four different ship letter marks! Also (1845) boxed DHARWAR/Paid on EL to Ireland. (2) £100 to 120 £155.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
QV covers incl. ½a E with dumb grille of Akyab (Burma), 1894 ½a cover ex Baghdad, 2½as E (fault) used to Tanga via Zanzibar (1893), 1890 underpaid cover to Germany with fine Mergut squared c.d.s. Sea PO c.d.s. etc. (7) £100 to 120 N/S
964    Specimen
REVENUES COURT FEE 1904 1a to 6r all overprinted 'CANCELLED', all affixed to two pieces of paper from a presentation album, headed embossed 'Inland Revenue' & endorsed 'Court Fee', rare. Barefoot 197-211. £200 to 250 £270.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
Used Abroad - 1906 use of India ½a with very fine Nepal c.d.s. to Calcutta, scarce 1907 E with 2½as stamp cancelled at Bandar Abbas (Persia), 1925 cover with 1a cancelled at Gyantse (Tibet) with fine oval KATHMANDU & Nepal c.d.s. alongside plus 1936 Nepal c.d.s. on 9p postcard. (4) £100 to 120 £125.00
966   Used (on letter or envelope)
KEVII-KGVI covers incl. incoming/outgoing 1930's airmails incl. 1931 Rangoon FFC, 1937 IFPO No 25 (Waziristan), WWII censored mail, USAPO 884 covers (2) etc. (22) £80 to 100 £80.00
1979 Mother Feeding Child four imperf. marginal colour trials in black, brown, orange & in green M on watermarked paper. (4) £50 to 75 £50.00
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