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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 - Lithuania
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Used (on letter or envelope)
1918-40 Superior FU collection well presented in ring album, showing a high degree of completeness with additional covers & noted varieties, some highly catalogued from 1918 Republic Vilnius & 1919 Kaunas issues - all types with varieties, Berlin issues with 2nd, 3rd Types complete imperf on piece with pmk variations (un-priced in SG) Then many later defins, Air, Surcharges incl. 1922 Double Surcharge with Klein Cert 1922, New Currency incl. 1c on 40c, off centre with Klein Cert. All the Charity issues of 1930's, both perf/imperf through to 1940 Soviet Republic opt set, items of note incl. 1924 War Orphans' Fund, SG.227/45, Cat. £400 set, 1926 Air 60c with inverted centre, SG.248b M, expertised Cat. £250, 1935 'Vaitkus Flight' SG.407A UM, Cat. £425 - exp, 1938 20th Anniv of Independence perf/imperf M/Sheets Cat. £160 pr. There is much more incl. a fine range of covers, some with scarce usage, Cat. £4000+ as well as uncat. items and covers. A desirable collection. (577 + 26 covers/cards) £600 to 800 £1500.00
1919 3rd Kaunas issue 10sk, 15sk, 20sk, 30sk in vertical se-tenant pairs with other vals + 15k (2), 20k, 30k, 50k, 60k in horizontal se-tenant pairs with other vals, 10 combinations all FU, noted 30sk & 60sk vertical pair, the 60 value is missing the 'sk' on LHF side, se-tenant pairs are noted by SG. to be worth considerably more. (10 combinations) £45 to 75 £130.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1919 Cover registered Kaunas to Berlin, franked pair 60sk (3rd Kaunas issue), tied Kaunas 25.IX.19 c.d.s's 'Konigsberg' registered label added, censored & re-sealed, boxed M.P.K mark, scarce usage. (1) £30 to 50 £140.00
1920 National Assembly 20, 40, 50, 60, 80s colour varieties from a special printing issued by The Society for Creative Arts' SG.78a, 80a, 81a, 82a, 83a - all FU. (5) Cat. £750 £100 to 125 £150.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1921-40 Postal History - a most interesting range of covers/cards & postal stationery items covering a wide range of issues. Postal usage & pmk interest, many attractive items incl. Commercial, Airmail & scarce PPC's - postally used. There are two unused postal stationery items incl. an eye catching 35c illustrated card 1935-37 period. A fine lot, if written up would enhance a collection greatly. (58) £200 to 220 £420.00
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