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Stamp auction - 6 September 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 6 September 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 142 - Ceylon
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
QV stationery incl. provisional envelope with inverted opt, 5c on 6c card cancelled by registered cds, 5c wrapper to UK, 'specimen' opts on 10c & 15c reg'd 2c card & 5c reply card. (8) £40 to 50 £40.00
449   Used (on letter or envelope)
QV Postal Stationery selection of 16 items incl. reply postcards, letter cards, newspaper wrappers, reg. envelopes - all unused. (16) £35 to 50 £35.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL HISTORY collection written up in album incl. three Boer War censored items, selection of Military (RAF & Naval) & Civilian censored mails, range of destinations & markings. (35) £140 to 180 £165.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1880 19c rated cover to Leeds with values tied 19 Numeral barred oval with BENTOTA PAID c.d.s. at side, m/s stamped over values, GALLE PAID c.d.s. on reverse. (1) £30 to 35 £36.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1882 4c, 16c franked cover, tied 67 barred numeral, clear PUTLAM PAID c.d.s. at left with London commercial address. (1) £35 to 40 £52.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1882 cover to London with DICKOYA PAID c.d.s, 4c x5 cancelled barred oval 72 numeral cancel. (1) £40 to 45 £45.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1887 cover to London with KOTAGALA PAID c.d.s. reverse franked six 5x strip, each tied barred oval 29 cancel. (1) £55 to 65 £60.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1887 cover to Scotland, franked 28c slate (SG.199), tied barred numeral, part reverse EDINBURGH & NEWCASTLE SORTING TENDING c.d.s. (1) £30 to 35 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 2c o/p ON SERVICE formula postal stationery card (requests immigrant labour return) addressed to Gampola with KANDY c.d.s. (1) £30 to 35 £32.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
KEVII-QEII items incl. 1904 redirected incoming card with Singapore-Hong Kong sorter cds, KEVII stationery incl. uprated 2c card, PPCs incl. Hotel cachet tying stamp, KGV 1936 Xmas airmail (3) to UK (2) or India, WWII censored (4), air letters incl. scarcer uprated type. (24) £80 to 100 £80.00
1938 2c Perf 13½x13 UM - toned gum SG. 386a, 50c P.13½ SG. 394b, P.14 SG. 794c, P11½x11 SG. 394d fine M. Cat. £257 (4) £40 to 50 N/S
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