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Stamp auction - 8 March 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 8 March 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 141 - India
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1178    M
 Used
1854-1959 collection of M & U in a Simplex album incl. QV, KEVII & KGV high values, useful Officials etc. excellent basis for new collection. Accompanies by The Stamps of India by Jal Cooper (1968) & 1852-1970 Spec. priced catalogue by Jal Cooper. (524) £50 to 65 £66.00
1179    M
 Used
COLLECTION OF VICTORIAN ISSUES chiefly mint neatly housed in black mounts on leaves in slip-in protective folder incl. 1854 ½a U (3), 1a U (3), 2a U (3) - faults, 1855 4a & 8a U, 1856-64 ½a unused & U examples, 1a U (2), 2a U (2), 4a U, 8a U example, 1865 vals to 2a M, 4a U, 1868 8a Die II M, 1866076 4a - 12a mainly M range, 1882-90 set M + shades, 1892 2a6p M (2) & 1r M (2), range Officials M & U. Then a useful range of states incl. Chamba 1887 set to 1r (both) M, 1900-04 Colours Changed set M, Officials 1887-98 set to 1r slate M, Faridkot 1887-1900 vals to 8a, Officials to 8a, Gwalior 1885-97 vals to 1r M, Officials 1895-96 2a, 4a M, Jhind 1885 ½a, 1a, 4a M, 1886-99 vals to 1r (both) M, 1900-04 ½a & 1a, Nabha 1885-1900 vals to 1r (both) M, Patiala 1885 to 1a M, 1891-96 vals to 1r M, Officials incl. 1891-1900 vals to 1r, China Expeditionary Force 1900 ½a - 1r M. Useful lot, viewing recommended, rough break down - ST.Cat. India £1800 States £1250. (257) £300 to 400 £620.00
1180    M
 Used
Mainly U collection in album from 1854 to about 1950. Good range of QV with 1854 ½a (2) plus singles on two covers 1a (11), 1856 many to 8a (5), also two covers & pieces (2), 1865 to 8a, 1866 6a & 1882-90 values to 1r, also a few M values to 8a incl. strips & blocks of 9pi etc. 1895 to 5r plus good range of Officials with useful M values to 8a & 1883-99 to 1r (2) M. KEVII range to 15r U, also Officials to 15r, KGV to 25r (2) U, 1926 to 25r (excl. 15r), 1929 Airs M & U, 1931 New Delhi Silver Jubilee, Officials incl. 1923 on KEVII, 1r on 25r pair & 2r on 10r corner block of four, both with DOUBLE SURCHARGE M (gum toned), KGVI 1938 to 10r, also 25r & some Officials etc. Also a good range of CEF & IEF opts. with a few blocks etc. Well worth careful examination. £200 to 250 £650.00
1181    M
1856-1935 M collection on old Imperial leaves incl. 1856-64 1a, 1860 8p, 1865 1a, 1876 6a, 12a, 1882 8a, 1900 2a, 2½a, 1911-22 vals to 8a, 1926 1r, 1935 Silver Jubilee set, few Officials, Indian Expeditionary Forces 1914 to 12a, China Expeditionary Force to 8a etc. (80) Cat. £520 £100 to 120 £130.00
1182    M
 Used
Collection in album incl. Hyderabad 1869 1a (3), 1870 ½a (5), 1871-1909 Perf 12½ to 12a (2) unused many U, 1900 ¼a (9), 1905 many U, 1908-11 useful U also cover 1927 1r (3) U, 1930 Surcharge incl. 4p on ¼a grey-black unused range of Pictorials M & U, Officials (219), some duplication & many U Travancore 1888 1ch (4), 2ch (3), 4ch unused, 4ch U, 1899-1904 vals to 4a M & U, 1904 to 14ch M & U, 1914 mostly U, some Surcharges, useful Pictorials, Officials with an extensive range of most issues M & U with duplication. Well worth close inspection. (several 100's) £120 to 150 £160.00
1183   Used (on letter or envelope)
QV covers incl. group of ½a envelopes, some uprated, with good range of cancels, postcards incl. official, 1878 cover to Germany franked at 5a etc. Interesting specialist lot. (16 plus piece & 2 stamps) £40 to 50 £40.00
1184   Used (on letter or envelope)
1886 Soldiers & Seamen's envelope FU Fort William, Calcutta c.d.s. Small corner tear top right. (1) £30 to 40 N/S
1185   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) £80 to 100 £155.00
1186    M
 Used
The balance of a collection with Customs issues optd. POSTAL SERVICE 1895 2r, 3r (3), 5r single & block of four. Other values to 1r & a few KEVII values to 2r, Revenue issues (21), labels Madras War Fund, 1935 Silver Jubilee ½a (3), Bombay Relief Fund ½a, Custodian Forces Congo five sets M, KOREA 1953 set M & U incl. U on cover. INDO CHINA range of M sets with 1968 set U on two FDC's plus M sets. India - some modern sets, Suez Canal forgeries, also Iraq 1918 to 5r, Mosul sets M plus U set on cover & Azad Hind low values in blocks. £120 to 150 £210.00
1187   Used (on letter or envelope)
1899 telegram envelope addressed to France franked ½a & 2a 'OHMS' tied by BOMBAY F c.d.s. £30 to 40 £30.00
1188   Used (on letter or envelope)
KEVII-KGVI covers incl. stationery showing a variety of cancels (Burma & French India noted), due mark, registered (incl. VP) & registered stationery E's & telegram (1926) etc. Interesting lot. (50) £60 to 75 £76.00
1189   Used (on letter or envelope)
KGV-KGVI airmails incl. postcards, special flights, commercial flights - scarcer flights & good variety of frankings noted. Worth careful inspection. (36) £80 to 100 £120.00
1190   Used (on letter or envelope)
WWII - Indian Army FPO covers/postcards & Army envelopes etc. from a variety of theatres, RAFPOST, Bombay Camp POW card, air letters incl. pictorial etc. Also two WWI IFPO cards. (33) £50 to 60 £50.00
1191   Used (on letter or envelope)
WWII civilian censored mail showing a good variety of tapes & hand stamps incl. Indian Red Cross message E's (2), Burma cover, airmail incl. postcard etc. Also WWI censored telegram (4) ex Rangoon. (18) £40 to 50 N/S
1192   Used (on letter or envelope)
Post 1947 covers & cards, substantial lot with strength in used & unused stationery incl. scarce Specimen opts. Official & local cards, air letters incl. Forces pictorial, meter proofs (2), diplomatic mail & FDC's etc. (72) £80 to 100 £150.00
 
   
       
   
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