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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 - South Africa
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1403
Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1840 stampless 'OHMS' endorsed cover to Cape Town with fine strike of the scarce POST OFFICE/(CROWN)/UITENHAGEN mark. £40 to 50 N/S
1404    M
 Used
MISCELLANEOUS selection of 236 stamps on hagner leaves incl. Cape of Good Hope, Natal, Orange River, Transvaal etc. highlights being Cape 1861 4d Woodblock (faults), also a range of Literature relating mainly to South Africa incl. The Local Bisects & Surcharges of the Oil Rivers & Niger Coast by Nicholson, The Postal Services of the Cape Peninsular by Allison etc. £150 to 200 £165.00
1405
Used (on letter or envelope)
Cape of Good Hope: 1872-77 pair of E's to UK (small faults) franked with either 6d lilac or 1s green, the latter with double arc c.d.s. of DE BEERS N.R, also 1909 1d provisional card redirected with Netherlands 2½c stamp etc. (5) £80 to 100 £120.00
1406
Used (on letter or envelope)
Transvaal: British Occupation 1878 E to UK (faults) with very scarce franking of 'V.R' optd. 1d orange, 3d lilac & 6d blue - the stamps are good, cut square examples, the 3d with corner crease - cancelled by '10' of Martinus-Wesselstroom. £80 to 100 £210.00
1407
Used (on letter or envelope)
C1900 Boer War, assembly of censored covers from O.F.S & C.O.G.H to P.O.W's Greenpoint Camp, Cape Town, various postmarks, censors & labels, all with circular 'CENSOR PRISONERS OF WAR' mark of camp, one illustrated cover noted, mixed condition. (70) £200 to 250 £290.00
1408
Used (on letter or envelope)
Natal: 1900 use of ½d card to Zululand ex Ering, cancelled by 'POA/4' with Mapumulo c.d.s. 1913 ½d card used to Pretoria ex Nylstroom, 'POA/43' cancel on 1d cover to UK & 1895 mixed franking of SG. 114 & 125 (3) provisionals ex Ennersdale to OFS. (4) £70 to 90 £120.00
1409
Used (on letter or envelope)
Transvaal: KEVII covers incl. 1902 censored registered cover (faults) to UK ex Middelburg with 1d stamps (7), closure labels & fine 'Found open...' cachet, plus censored 1902 item with 'Burgher Camp/Middelburg' cachet. Also 1912 1d card to Cuba with Jo'burg RLO c.d.s. & various KEVII 1d frankings or envelopes plus late (1936) use of 6d stamp. (11) £70 to 85 £96.00
1410    M
 Used
1910-35 M&U incl. 1913 set to £1 U plus coils M, 1925 Airs U, 1926 ½d-6d U pairs, 1927 to 10s mainly U singles, 1930 to 1s in M or U pairs plus 5s M pair, Voortrekker & Jubilee sets in M pairs. Also Dues 1915-35 complete, mainly U incl. 1922 roulettes, 1926-30 Officials in mainly M pairs. (152) ST.Cat. £1560 £180 to 220 N/S
1411   Used (on letter or envelope)
Airmail covers incl. 1925 card ex East London to Durban, 1943-45 pair with different 'OAT' cachets, different 'Insufficient prepaid...' cachets (3), WWII censored pair etc. (13) £60 to 75 N/S
1412
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWII original correspondence on 3d air letter sheets (17) ex SAAPO 5 with the BLA in Italy during its Liberation June-November 1945 - full of interesting detail. Also two other military air letters with E African or RAF censors & a registered cover ex SAAPO 1A to an UNRRA camp. (20) £70 to 90 £96.00
1413   Used (on letter or envelope)
Cover miscellany to circa 1950's incl. 1902 censored advertising cover with 'ERI' 1d (2) & 2d stamps, scarce 5d Due on 1914 incoming censored front, 1948 E with 2d bantam & 3d Dues, cancellations, stationery etc. (22) £70 to 90 N/S
  • South Africa - Anglo Boer War
1414   Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1900 various war bulletins dated 23/1/00 to 16/3/00 from Heidelberg (4) & Pretoria 23/6/00, war notices of Maritzburg & Capetown with other ephemera of interest. (10) £45 to 60 £50.00
  • South Africa
1415    Used
KGV-KGVI Accumulation of mostly duplicated U singles but incl. some horizontal & vertical pairs, displayed on leaves with values noted from 1½d to 10s providing good scope for specialist to hunt for plate flaws & minor varieties etc. (many 100's) ST Cat. £1747 £100 to 130 N/S
1416    UM
(Watermarked Paper) 1913 single Springbok Head Wmk. block of 132 & 60, many have been folded. (192) £40 to 50 £48.00
1417
 Used
1913-24 £1 green & red good U, SG. 17. Cat. £350 £100 to 120 N/S
1418
 M
1913-24 £1 green & red (the paler shade) fine M, SG. 17. Cat. £600 £200 to 250 N/S
1419
 Used
1913-24 £1 red & green (the paler shades) U oval registered d/s 14 Ap 20, SG. 17. Cat. £350 £100 to 120 N/S
1420    Essay
1926 Unadopted Essay by Harrison of 1d Springbok in red on ungummed paper, P.14 in marginal block of four. Scarce. (1) £40 to 50 N/S
1421    M
1930-45 2d tete-beche pair in a strip of three M with margin at right, signed across variety by George Buhler. Perfs have become separated & re-joined, SG. 44a. Cat. £5000 £100 to 150 N/S
1422    UM
1974-76 defin. 3c imperf. pair UM, folded down central margin, SA Spec 517v. £20 to 30 N/S
1423   Used on piece or front
1830 Legal document with 1½d & 4d colourless embossed - very clear impressions (Pre-dates Barber by 15 yrs) £40 to 50 N/S
1424    Used
1940's Circa selection of 52 documents, franked by GB (embossed) & South African Revenue adhesives, attractive mixed frankings of various vals. £75 to 90 £92.00
1425     1940's-50's Documents (336) bearing variety of GB Embossed General Duty Revenues together with S. Africa revenue adhesives incl. some language errors, various combinations & frankings. £150 to 200 N/S
1426     1944-46 38x documents bearing GB Embossed & South African Bantam Revenues incl. 5s English at left error x16 (Cat. £25 each) - £250. £80 to 100 N/S
 
   
       
   
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