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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 - Subject Cards
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Bamforth Song Cards
170   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAMFORTH WWI song cards. (380) £80 to 100 £82.00
171   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAMFORTH WWI song cards collection of 456 in a modern album. £80 to 120 N/S
  • Birds
Used (on letter or envelope)
BIRDS 20th Century native to many areas incl. Exotic & very colourful, Birds of Prey, Art types & RP's. (260) £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS & EASTER GREETINGS CARDS attractive collection of 152 cards in four small modern albums, noticed good Santa Claus etc. £80 to 100 N/S
  • Comic
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC collection of 104 cards in album incl. lots of Tom Brown, Donald McGill, Mabel Lucie Attwell etc. £50 to 60 £86.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC collection of 80 cards in a modern album incl. Reg Carter & Bamforths. £50 to 60 £64.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC selection of 107 cards in two small albums, mainly George Studdy 'Bonzo,' Tom Browne & Reg Carter etc. £50 to 60 £115.00
  • Erotica
Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA collection of 336 different repro photographic cards in sepia of Victorian or Edwardian ladies, either nude or in various stages of undress, lingerie, stockings, suspenders etc. A beautiful collection, originals of these are rarely seen. £75 to 90 £130.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA Ditto as above, a similar lot, 168 different. £40 to 50 £70.00
  • Horseracing
Used (on letter or envelope)
HORSERACING & FOXHUNTING PPC's, cigarette cards & Stevengraphs. 19th/20th Century small mixed collection of foreign (Central European) ppc's (15). Foxhunting player's (8), cigarette cards mounted on leaves, also PAIR WOVEN IN SILK by Thomas Stevens, a Stevengraph New Year card 1875 - based on Fox Hunting Full Cry and 1879 The Horse Race - The Start. (25) £45 to 65 £54.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
HORSERACING 20th Century superior early group PPC's, incl. line embossed, signed cards noted by Lawson wood, Finch Mason, Tom B., F. Spurgin and Lance Thackeray, Comicus. Unusual foreign included. (45) £50 to 80 £86.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
HORSERACING 20th Century ALL PERIODS and CARTOON Type PPC's including BAMFORTHS and very humorous. (56) £35 to 50 £54.00
  • MAR
Used (on letter or envelope)
MARITIME large modern postcard album with early to modern collection of cards relating to the British Navy incl. useful group of cards featuring Lord Nelson, some interesting photographic types, a group of 14 cards depicting ships at the Coronation Review of the Fleet (1911), group of 24 cards headed 'Britain Prepared' depicting views of the 'QEII' the North Sea Fleet, Admiral Jellicoe etc. plus a large group of coloured cards relating to the Falklands War. (approx 270) £120 to 150 £150.00
  • Merchant
Used (on letter or envelope)
MERCHANT SHIPPING collection of approx 280 cards housed in two modern albums, good variety of Liners, Pleasure Cruisers, Steamers etc. incl. RMS Caronia, Queen Mary Samaria, Mauretania, Cedric, Carinthia, Lusitania, Britannic, Titanic, Athenic, Empress of Britain, Empress of Ireland & many more. Very useful lot incl. a few modern cards. £200 to 300 £260.00
  • Railway
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY ENGINES collection of approx 110 cards in modern album, majority are postcards size b & w photographs, nevertheless an attractive lot. £35 to 50 £78.00
  • Warships
Used (on letter or envelope)
WARSHIPS collection of 166 cards in modern album, good variety of Battleships, Cruisers & Destroyers incl. HMS Hawke, Renown, Good Hope, Speedy, Apollo, Royal Oak, Majestic, Terrible, Amphion, Conqueror, Royal Arthur, Empress of India, Iron Duke, Lion, Jupiter, Colossus, Birmingham, Collingwood, KEVII, Essex, Powerful, Hampshire, Audacious, Tiger, Implacable, Goliath, Dreadnought & many more. £150 to 200 £250.00
  • WWI
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWI INTEREST collection of 156 cards in an old album incl. Silks, War Damage, Song Cards etc. £70 to 80 £92.00
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