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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 - World Postal History
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
188
Used (on letter or envelope)
Redirected Mail - 1899 parcel label to UK with Netherlands 15c stamp re-addressed to USA with QV 2d & 6d cancelled 'FB/D', 1925 & 1938 Esperanto 'round-the-world' cards plus 1905-42 commercially forwarded mail from a variety of sources. (9) £40 to 55 £40.00
189
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1923-1938 Interesting group of flight covers with mainly German connections, well displayed on leaves. 1923 Munchen - Berlin flight with a dedicated flight p.s. card showing Berlin acceptance cachet, 1930 France most attractive 1st Exposition flight card with Exposition cancel & three labels on reverse, 1935-38 range of Deutsche Lufthansa South Atlantic airmail service covers with items from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany & GB. Nice lot, worth viewing. (11) £100 to 125 £120.00
190
Used (on letter or envelope)
1829-1951 Selection of 22 items with various Paquebot marks on PPC (9), attractive Great Southern Hotel Killarney illustrated PPC to USA, bears 'Jamaica Plain/Received/Station' oval, other items New Zealand, Jersey etc. £70 to 90 £70.00
191
Used (on letter or envelope)
1899-1948 Selection of 11 covers from the UK showing various foreign postage dues, Italy, France, Belgium, USA, Switzerland, mainly fine. £80 to 100 £80.00
192
Used (on letter or envelope)
1908-1937 Esperanto cards (4) showing a multitude of adhesives, three sent around the world, one sent around Europe, all with appropriate postmarks. £100 to 120 N/S
193   Used (on letter or envelope)
20th Century covers, p.s & PPC's with early Roos rated 1d & 1½d, PARCEL POST label 9d. Roo pair & 4d KOALA several very attractive advertising covers. 1931 (Apr). 1st Official Flight Melbourne - London, REG with 9 values, 1931 1st Official Flight to England, both cancelled. 1934 F.F. to New Zealand with 6d Kingsford Smith & 1d. 1941 Lady Gowrie Red Cross appeal label on reverse cover with many censor marked covers of WWII, good Reg, Envelopes of KEV and KEVI 1964 7/6 James Cook FDC, Olympic games interest. Overall clean condition some later FDC's. (135) £150 to 170 £210.00
194
Used (on letter or envelope)
AFRICA cover miscellany incl. Sudan (4) with scarce unused 1907 5m letter-sheet & uprated reg'd E (1959) ex Sennar, Swaziland (7) incl. QEII stationery & Somaliland 1904 PPC with ½a stamp & 1953 values to 10/- on cover. (13) £50 to 60 £84.00
195
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
AIRMAILS 1941 Pan American Airways first flight covers (17) 6th -16th Dec from San Juan/Lagos, Port of Spain/ Leopoldville, (2 virtually identical covers), Belem/Bathurst, another but unusually addressed to destination and Belem cachet in error, Bathurst/Lagos addressed to destination, Bathurst/Port of Spain, San Juan, Lagos/Belem, Natal, San Juan Leopoldville/Miami, Lagos, Natal, San Juan, various frankings from USA, Trinidad & Tobago, Brazil, Gambia, Nigeria, Belgian Congo, appropriate Airmail marks/cachets & backstamps. £100 to 120 £90.00
196
Used (on letter or envelope)
BALKANS middle period covers incl. Bulgaria (5) with 1930s airmail & WWII censored pair; Romania (2), Yugoslavia (5) incl. 1927 money with cardinal's seal. Interesting lot. (12) £40 to 50 N/S
197
Used (on letter or envelope)
BORNEO, LABUAN etc. N.Borneo cards incl. Arms type 3c unused, 1892 1c on 8c provisional cto (3), 1928 PPC to UK; Labuan QV 1c, 3c & 4c plus provisional 4c on 8c cards unused, 1949 UPU FDC; Brunei 1965 reg. cover to Singapore, Sarawak early 4c card, KGV & QEII items etc. (13) £70 to 80 £82.00
198   Used (on letter or envelope)
BRITISH AFRICA accumulation of approx 180 FDC's with strength in The Rhodesia's, noted S.Rhodesia 1953 Royal Train commem cover with Royal Train reg. cachet x2, 1953 Coronation x2, 1953 Rhodesian Cent, Rhodesia & Nyasaland 1954 set to 2/6d FDC x3, 1960 Hydro Electric FDC x3 etc. Rhodesia 1960's FDC with some duplication, others misc. covers incl. odd S.Africa, Swaziland etc. plus handful GB items (overall 200+) £80 to 100 N/S
199
Used (on letter or envelope)
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH selection of 43 covers with strength in British Africa incl. KGVI period S.A & S.W.A, S. Rhodesia, Nigeria, Zanzibar, also Seychelles KGVI 11 values, 1952 to 1r, Australia 1931 FF cover + odd foreign cover. £80 to 100 £195.00
200
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATAPULT MAIL 1929 Bremen flight cover posted N.York, franked 5c commem, 15c Air, tied New York City Hall c.d.s, large red catapult flight cachet, same flight cover, cover franked USA 5c (2), 10c Airmails, tied with 'U.S.G.E.R Sea Post SS. Bremen' c.d.s, large red cachet + Berlin acceptance franking. (2) £35 to 45 £35.00
201
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATAPULT MAIL 1929 cover franked German airmails, tied with large Seapost D.Bremen cancels, large red D.Bremen catapult cachet, 2nd Bremen flight cover with German 25pf Hindenburg values, tied with sea post office slogan cancel, large red catapult cachet, signed on reverse by the Captain of the 'Bremen' (2) £40 to 50 £40.00
202
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATAPULT MAIL 1930 28th April, cover franked pair of 25pf Hindenburg defins, tied with Bremen - New York Sea Post Office roller cancel + air mail values, tied with large sea post cancels, two red catapult cachets, 1930 9th June flight cover endorsed via SS Bremen & Airplane Ship to Shore, franked WS 20c airmail, tied with Varick St STA NY2 slogan cancel, small red double franked 'DAMPF BREMEN' Amsterdam - Bremerhaven catapult cachet - harder to fine. (2) £35 to 50 £35.00
203
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATAPULT MAIL 1930 USA 3c postal stationery card uprated, carried on the 22n Sept D'Europa - Southampton flight, large red & smaller oblong flight cachets, Hannover Airport Acceptance cancel, 1932 16th May flight US 2c postal stationery cover uprated with various attractive values, tied with fancy New York slogan cancel, violet D'Europa - Southampton catapult cachet. (2) £35 to 45 £35.00
204
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CATAPULT MAIL 1930-33, 1930 D'Europa-Southampton flight cover with German values, tied with large Seapost cancels, large red 21st Sept Catapult cachet & red Berlin arrival franking, 1931 cover Berlin-Michigan with supplementary airmail cachet & back stamp, 1933 13th June flight card franked German Airs, tied with large Seapost cancels, large 3 line boxed O. Bremen- Southampton catapult cachet. Worth inspection. (3) £60 to 75 £55.00
205
Used (on letter or envelope)
CENTRAL AMERICA middle period covers incl. Cuba (5), Costa Rica, Dominica (6), El Salvador (3) incl. bisect, Guatemala (5), Honduras (5) & Nicaragua (6) - interesting variety incl. airmails. (31) £80 to 100 £100.00
206
Used (on letter or envelope)
COCOS ISLANDS, PAPUA etc. Cocos Is trio of QANTAS covers 1952-63, PNG 1937 Coronation registered cover ex Wahu with GUINEA AIRWAYS cachet, unused 1950s aerogrammes (3) & 1962 multi-franked air cover; New Hebrides scarce 1924 PPC with 10c stamp plus 1978 issue FDCs. (12) £40 to 50 £52.00
207
Used (on letter or envelope)
EUROPE cover mix incl. Poland (6) with WWII occupation (4) & Antarctic cover, Russia (3), Baltic Seas (2), Luxembourg (4) incl. 1908 Army PPC, WWII items & Lichtenstein (2). (17) £50 to 60 N/S
208
Used (on letter or envelope)
MIDDLE EAST 1900-60s (circa) covers incl. earlier Turkey (7), Syria (3), Lebanon (2) incl. censored, Jordan (4), Kuwait (2) & Israel 1949 censored item etc. (20) £60 to 70 £72.00
209
Used (on letter or envelope)
MIXED ACCUMULATION with strength in British Commonwealth. (59) £70 to 100 £120.00
210
Used (on letter or envelope)
MIXED COVERS selection of approx. 140 items, mainly GB or Commonwealth. Noted registered, postage due & forces mail etc. Odd better item, viewing recommended. £200 to 250 £320.00
211
Used (on letter or envelope)
PACIFIC Cook Is covers (8) incl. WWII censored & (1966) pair signed experimental air covers, Aitutaki RP card (1925) with mixed franking, Samoa incl. 1939 set on reg. cover to Fiji, Christmas Is unused QEII reg. envelope, Nauru 1982 set of stationery cards & wallet with 'SPECIMEN' opt. (19) £60 to 70 N/S
212
Used (on letter or envelope)
PACIFIC Gilbert & Ellice Is covers (6) incl. 1923 reg'd with 5-colour franking ex Ocean Island, Pitcairn Is. (5) incl. 1940 values on cover; Tonga (4) incl. fine unused 1893 reg'd E, Tin-Can cover with NZ stamp etc. (15) £60 to 70 £66.00
213
Used (on letter or envelope)
ROCKET MAIL 1930s-1980. A fascinating collection of flown covers, cards plus Vignettes. Flight stationery, Leaflets, Instruction Diagrams and Photos + more. housed in two Albums + much material in packets. There are good covers from the 1930s Incl. German and Netherlands Rucker flights incl. signed. France, Netherlands, Belgium with Robert Flights. Attractive Indian items, more material from the 1960s with strong sections of USA, Scottish Flights. Particularly through the Paisley Rocketeers Society. GB and colonial items. Lots of used colourful items which if researched more and written up would form an impressive collection. (300approx) £200 to 300 £600.00
214
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTH AMERICA middle period covers incl. stationery, censored items, airmail etc. from Argentina (5), Brazil, Chile (6), Paraguay (2), Peru (5), Colombia (6), Ecuador (5), Uruguay (3) & Venezuela (3). (36) £80 to 100 N/S
215
Used (on letter or envelope)
VARIOUS covers incl. ETHIOPIA (1952) unused 8c, 15c & 20c cards, 1968 Blue Nile Expedition set of 5 covers, LIBERIA item, NEPAL uprated reg. envelope & airmail PPC, VIETNAM aerogramme pair. (13) £30 to 40 N/S
216
Used (on letter or envelope)
WEST INDIES Covers incl. Caymans 1950 airmail with ½d x 6, Montserrat QV 'specimen' stationery incl. 1d & 2½d envelopes, Virgin Is (5) incl. unused early stationery, Turks & Caicos Is incl. QV & KEVII 'specimen' reg. envelopes. (16) £60 to 70 £66.00
 
   
       
   
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