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Stamp auction - 21 July 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 21 July 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 139 - Foreign
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • A
186   Used (on letter or envelope)
COLLECTION (large) comprising Europe (1000+), none Europe Foreign (500), miscellaneous in four albums with much Germany (400+) - Total over 1900 cards. £100 to 150 N/S
  • Aden
Used (on letter or envelope)
ADEN & DJIBOUTI 20thC Aden - all areas RP's of post office, Sheikh Said tomb, signal station & others, early Djibouti with French Colonial adhesives, many ethnic & customs, few later Italian Colonial origin. (140) £55 to 75 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
ADEN 20thC assembly, mainly RP's of great variety, some scarce districts & Aden protectorate, Crater-Steamer Point, Lahej, Sheikh Othman, Maalla village incl. ethnic groups, activities, some postal use. (350) £140 to 160 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
ADEN - a similar lot. (350) £140 to 160 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
AFRICA 20thC assembly East & West Africa incl. British Kenya & former early German Colony, West Africa with former French Colonies, Belgian Congo, Nigeria & others, some interesting postal use, many RP's. (265) £160 to 190 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
AFRICA 20thC many areas with more elusive types Sierra Leone, Zanzibar, Ethiopia, with Tunisia, many portraits, groups, good ethnic interest. (184) £75 to 90 N/S
  • Algeria
Used (on letter or envelope)
ALGERIA 20thC with some Morocco, many colourful & unused cards to view. (200+) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Atlantic Islands
Used (on letter or envelope)
ATLANTIC ISLANDS 20thC assembly Bermuda with some used, few Falklands & St Helena, early to modern cards. (50) £50 to 60 N/S
  • Australian
Used (on letter or envelope)
AUSTRALIA 20thC view cards, all areas, unusual Tasmania, others streets & RP views, postal use incl. early Queensland with pmk interest. (90) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Austria
Used (on letter or envelope)
AUSTRIA 19th/20thC range of RP views, half are postally used, attractive. (82) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Bahamas
196   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAHAMAS 20thC group, clean lot, very colourful with adhesives on many. (63) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Barbados
Used (on letter or envelope)
BARBADOS 20thC assembly with many different views, some older cards with range of adhesives from KGVI period, some Parish pmks. (130) £75 to 90 N/S
  • Belgium
198   Used (on letter or envelope)
BELGIUM 20thC early range, many attractive PPC's street scenes, Art, museums, Brugmann Hospital series etc. (240) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Burma
Used (on letter or envelope)
BURMA 20thC unusual group, many temples, elephants, Rangoon Street scenes. (83) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Canada
Used (on letter or envelope)
CANADA 20thC group RP's very scenic & unusual, notable Banff & Lake Louise area, some postally used from KEVII period, several Newfoundland Tucks. (120+) £70 to 90 N/S
  • Ceylon
Used (on letter or envelope)
CEYLON 20thC assembly, many RP's also Tucks views & ethnic scenes, temples & streets, some postal use. (169) £90 to 100 N/S
  • Cuba
Used (on letter or envelope)
CUBA & MEXICO 20thC with few Costa Rica, good ethnic & historic ruins, rural life etc. (120) £45 to 65 N/S
  • Cyprus
Used (on letter or envelope)
CYPRUS 20thC group, RP's town & village scenes, antiquity & port scenes, many unusual, some postal use from KGVI period, few photographs. (100+) £70 to 80 N/S
  • Egypt
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC many RP's & coloured PPC's with antiquities, museum exhibits, Nile & Pyramid scenes, ethnic portraits, 45 are postally used, having some pmk interest. (150) £45 to 55 N/S
205   Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC quantity PPC's many ethnic with trades, industries, areas of Assuan, Luxor, Zagazig etc. some early use incl. pair 1915, censored Active Service from R.A.M.C Major Convalescent Depot, Citadel Cairo, both with cachets. Very useful lot with many RP's, a Lloyd Triestino PPC noted with advert prices. (500 approx) £120 to 150 N/S
206   Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC very large accumulation with good postal use incl. Active Service WWI cachets - Major R.A.M.C, Convalescent Depot, Citadel Cairo (4), others with Heliopolis Army Camp, Port Said French P.O use, fine views of Cairo district, Bulaq, Mansoura, Kantara, Ismailia, Suez etc. (800 approx) £180 to 220 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC great variety subjects by publishers Lehnert & Landrock - Cairo, all interests represented with inevitable slight duplication. (300) £65 to 75 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC - a very similar lot but not identical group by Lehnert & Landrock - Cairo. (300) £65 to 75 N/S
  • Egypta
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 20thC all aspects of life, ancient & modern, museums, temples, ethnic portraits 7 groups, many RP's & coloured PPC's, some slight duplication. (300) £65 to 75 N/S
  • Egyptb
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT - a very similar lot. (300) £65 to 75 N/S
  • Europe
Used (on letter or envelope)
EUROPE (Central & Eastern) 20thC group comprising Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Roumania & Czechoslovakia, few Poland - some Austrian Empire use. (122) £50 to 60 N/S
  • France
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC accumulation, all L.L (publisher L.Levy fils et CIE) comprehensive types all areas, some war damage, fine street scenes. (266) £140 to 180 N/S
213   Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC assembly, many towns, villages, museum exhibits & sculpture, WWI damage, much historic architecture, Alpes - maritime etc. (340) £60 to 70 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC Dinan & Nantes well represented, also Palais de Versailles & much more. (250) £45 to 55 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC group with Southern France, all areas & types, smaller towns, villages, several Lille & area. (250) £45 to 55 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC large accumulation, many early with WWI damaged towns, scarce Vimy, 1919 visit of Clemenceau, Abbeville railway station, street scenes Dinard, Lens, Saint Omer, Quay Louis Blanc - Le Mans, much more. (400+) £90 to 100 N/S
217   Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC Paris & Lyons many RP view cards, buildings, boulevards, street scenes, bridges etc. (350) £70 to 80 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE 20thC variety, much Arras with war damage, also Reims, Rouen, many more town & village streets. (300) £60 to 70 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE collection housed in old Art Noveau French postcard album, approx 441 cards incl. 12x 1910 Paris floods. £40 to 50 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRANCE Ports 20thC assembly of Marseilles, Boulogne, Dieppe etc. many unusual of great interest with a few coloured art types. (153) £50 to 60 N/S
  • Ger
Used (on letter or envelope)
GERMANY 20thC fine early group incl. Bavaria & other states, very scenic areas with fine Gruss Aus, some postal use. (350) £140 to 180 N/S
  • Gibraltar
Used (on letter or envelope)
GIBRALTAR 20thC good quantity of views, many unusual RP's not often seen, with early postal use & few photographs. (215) £85 to 100 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
GIBRALTAR 20thC group of rock views & scenes, some postal use, with twelve photographs. (64 + photos) £35 to 45 N/S
  • Gold Coast
Used (on letter or envelope)
GOLD COAST 20thC colourful group with R. Tucks signed views. (22) £40 to 50 N/S
  • India
Used (on letter or envelope)
INDIA 20thC large assembly with good British India military interest, various streets, buildings, temples, life & customs, many RP's with some railway stations. (300) £120 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
INDIA 20thC small interesting assembly with military interest, railway stations etc. (133) £50 to 60 N/S
  • Iran
Used (on letter or envelope)
IRAN & IRAQ 20thC early to modern assembly PPC's & photographs, many unusual views & street scenes, scarce river scenes, early R.Tucks photo postcards, antiquity views now destroyed. (200+) £45 to 55 N/S
  • Ita
Used (on letter or envelope)
ITALY 20thC assembly, fine group excluding Rome, with WWI military cards, Messina Earthquake card, Bay of Naples, Capri, Como, Pompeii ruins etc. (250) £40 to 50 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
ITALY 20thC cities of Milan, Venice, Genoa, Florence, Ravenna, Naples, fine group of early PPC's most subjects represented incl. Art. (350) £60 to 80 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
ITALY 20thC group of city views, ruins, streets, churches, some surrounding areas etc. (135) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Jamaica
Used (on letter or envelope)
JAMAICA & TRINIDAD 20thC assembly Jamaica (60), Trinidad & Tobago (59), other smaller areas incl. Haiti, Martinique with one St. Pierre earthquake, Curacao & more, some interesting postal use. (155) £75 to 95 N/S
  • Japan
Used (on letter or envelope)
JAPAN 20thC fine early group, all aspects of Japanese life, temples, volcanoes, armaments, fashion, very colourful. (325) £180 to 220 N/S
  • Malaya
233   Used (on letter or envelope)
MALAYA & SINGAPORE 20thC early group incl. Penang, many RP's etc. (62) £40 to 45 N/S
  • Malta
Used (on letter or envelope)
MALTA 20thC good variety overall, many early & unusual, some postal use. (180) £75 to 95 N/S
  • Middle East
Used (on letter or envelope)
MIDDLE EAST 20thC Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, early modern ranges of scenic views, ruins of Baalbek & Petra, ethnic groups etc. (150+) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Morocco
236   Used (on letter or envelope)
MOROCCO 20thC assembly, many early with Tangier, Rabat, Mazagan, other street scenes & architecture, ethnic groups, activities. (168) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Netherlands
Used (on letter or envelope)
NETHERLANDS 20thC good variety with RP street scenes, good Art Deco types incl. Cocoa advert with others, clean lot with few photographs. (160+) £65 to 75 N/S
  • Netherlandss
Used (on letter or envelope)
NETHERLANDS INDIES 20thC group, notable Java & Sumatra, RP's of towns, villages, temples, embossed early coin card, active & inactive volcanoes, few photographs. (105+) £55 to 70 N/S
  • Norway
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORWAY, DENMARK & FINLAND 20thC interesting group with postal interest, Iceland use etc. (54) £50 to 60 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
NORWAY, SWEDEN & ARCTIC 20thC many RP's, buildings & views, fjords etc. small group photographs. (73+) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Pacific Islands
Used (on letter or envelope)
PACIFIC ISLANDS 20thC group including Hawaii & Philippines, interesting Fiji, Samoa etc. some interesting New Zealand postal use. (96) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Palestine
Used (on letter or envelope)
PALESTINE 20thC early to modern some Judaica, old & new testament, religious sites & architecture, good lot. (250) £70 to 90 N/S
  • Russia
Used (on letter or envelope)
RUSSIA 20thC good early assembly, embossed coin card, twenty four are postally used, not checked for pmks, 1936 Central Bureau radio card, unusual lot. (53) £50 to 70 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTH AFRICA & RHODESIA 20thC mixed group with several postally used, many ethnic & tribal groups, good scenic RP's, pair - Great Storm in Pretoria etc. (120) £55 to 65 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTH AFRICA mainly early individual backs - choice ethnic cards. (25) £25 to 30 N/S
  • South America
246   Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTH AMERICA - Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile 20thC many early with RP's, a most colourful lot with some postal use. (115) £50 to 70 N/S
  • Spain
Used (on letter or envelope)
SPAIN, PORTUGAL & MADEIRA 20thC good early assembly, many RP's & very scenic Mallorca included, some postal use. (160) £70 to 80 N/S
  • Sudan
Used (on letter or envelope)
SUDAN 20thC group, many RP's with wild game hunting, Warwickshire Regt at Port Sudan, ethnic portraits & groups, some postal use, a most useful lot. (105) £130 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
SUDAN 20thC scarce assembly, many RP's incl. military interest, views not often seen. (130) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Switzerland
Used (on letter or envelope)
SWITZERLAND 20thC fine view cards, many RP's, some Art Deco types, all areas with old postal use. (300) £100 to 140 N/S
251   Used (on letter or envelope)
TURKEY 20thC many early postcards, varied scenes & buildings, references to Dardanelles campaign, very fine Turkish battery firing on allied ships (in colour), another attempting humour etc. some French P.O use. (83) £55 to 65 N/S
  • USA
Used (on letter or envelope)
USA 20thC all states group with good California, Native American, Western with Rodeo, Panama coin card, Philippines etc. (220) £100 to 130 N/S
  • World
Used (on letter or envelope)
WORLD 20thC interesting assembly from many areas with Far East - Thailand, Tonking, Syria, Egypt, India, Ireland, Malta & Mauritius, also Sudan, some Europe & South America, few photographs - all worth checking. (280 approx) £80 to 110 N/S
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