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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 - France
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
537    M
 Used
Early to modern collection housed in a spring back album, excellent starter. (100's) £40 to 60 £76.00
538
Used (on letter or envelope)
Postal stationery 1930s-60s all fine unused incl. elusive commemorative & pictorial cards, scarce 90c Paix & 1f Petain envelopes. (16) £50 to 60 £110.00
539
Used (on letter or envelope)
Covers 1770s-1870s (circa) incl. pre-stamp to Prague & UK, unused 1870 balloon letter-sheet, 1868 underpaid / charged 20c cover, 1874 25c with plate flaw on cover, 1867 40c cover to Ireland with 'H&K PACT' transit etc. (10) £40 to 50 £52.00
540    M
 Used
1849-1940 M & U range in a black page stock book, some duplication plus a few colonies. (1000+) £50 to 65 N/S
541
 M
 Used
1849-1990 Collection of M & U housed in a well filled spring back album, highlight 1926 50f Air FU (tiny corner crease). Good run through lot. (100's) £200 to 300 £280.00
542
 M
 Used
1849-2002 M & U collection neatly laid out in large black page s/book, noted range of imperf & perf Napoleons U with possible pmk interest, 1869 5f lilac U but heavily defective, Peace & Commerce vals to 1f U & various commems incl. charity issues etc. Mixed condition, still a good foundation on which to build. (100's) £120 to 150 £120.00
543
 Used
1852-53 10c bistre brown, good to large margins used, scarce shade, Yv9a, SG.37. Cat. £1000 £120 to 150 £150.00
544    M
 Used
1853-1977 predominantly U collection in Davo One Country album. Issues to 1875 are scrappy but one or two useful pickings noted. Fair range of 1876-98 Peace & Commerce issues with values to 5f U, 1900-27 Merson high values to 20f U & useful range of 1903-38 Sowers, 1921-34 period a bit sparse but solid coverage from 1935-37 plus 1955 & 1956 National Relief sets. Also noted 1930 1f50 (SG.483) & 1f50 (SG.484 x2) Airs U, 1936 Airs to 3f U & fine U copy of 1936 50f Air (SG.541), plus a few later. A good basic collection for further development. Inspection advised. (few 100's) ST.Cat. £4254 £400 to 500 £400.00
545
 Used
1853-61 80c the rare vermillion shade (Yv17d) good to large margins, FU '441' in lozenge of dots. £70 to 90 £70.00
546
 Used
 Block of four
1853-61 Napoleon 80c 'rose vif' rare block four with close to good margins, cancelled 1769 (large figures), has 6mm scissor cut in central margin between top two stamps, Yv17. £120 to 160 £120.00
547
 Used
1869 5f lilac grey/greyish superb U numeral '5118' of the French PO in Yokohama, SG. 131 with clear 1980 RPS Cert. £300 to 350 N/S
548
Used (on letter or envelope)
20th century covers incl. (1905) Aden PPC with French paquebot cancel, Windsor wedding, 1939 Versailles Congress pair, WWII censored cover, 1948 consular item etc. (13) £35 to 45 N/S
549
 Used
1936 Air 50f emerald green FU, SG.540. Cat. £450 £100 to 120 N/S
550
 M
1936 Air 50f ultramarine, very fresh fine M, SG.541. (1) Cat. £950 £200 to 250 N/S
551
 M
1937 PEXIP Philatelic Exhibition M/Sheet M, minor bend in margin, SG.MS581. (1) Cat. £550 £120 to 150 £120.00
552    UM
 M
1938-1980's M collection on leaves with several better noted incl. 1943 Relief Fund UM strip SG. 780 Cat. £80, 1949-50 Air set UM Cat. £325 & 1954 Air set UM Cat. £425 etc. Total Cat. £1250 (80) £150 to 200 £150.00
553    M
 Used
1941-78 range of M & U commem issues incl. some M blocks & four Red Cross booklet panes. Not a complete run but some useful material together with four covers & one postcard. Clean & attractive lot, worth inspection. (348 + 4 bklt panes, 4 covers, 1 card) ST.Cat. £720 £100 to 120 N/S
554
Used (on letter or envelope)
Military mail incl. WWI cards (3) with Aviation Park cachet plus item to Australia, 1945 OAS parcel receipt card, 1953 registered Naval cover (BN 75), 1952 use of 'FM' label etc. (6) £30 to 40 N/S
555
 M
1950 1000f Air, fine M, SG.1159. (1) Cat. £200 £50 to 60 £42.00
556
 M
1954 500f Air M, SG.1196. (1) Cat. £300 £40 to 50 £32.00
557    UM
 M
1957-62 M or UM (mixed) collection in clear mounts on leaves, in the odd block of four etc. appears complete. (364) Cat. £500 £50 to 70 N/S
558
 UM
1964 'Philatelic 1967' Exhibition M/Sheet (8 stamps + labels) UM, Cat. £375 £70 to 90 £70.00
559    M
 Used
EARLIES to 1999 M & U assortment in a s/b incl. some duplication, defins, commems, Airs, French Art etc. £60 to 80 N/S
560    Used
MODERN FU assortment incl. 23x M/Sheets etc. (100's) £30 to 40 £50.00
561    UM
Collection of modern in album, all Euro issues 2001-2010, mainly booklets (1st Class) & M/Sheets, Euro face 670€ - approx £614. (100's) £300 to 350 £360.00
 
   
       
   
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