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Stamp auction - 29 November 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 November 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 143 - Ceylon
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
363
 Used
1857 blued paper 6d, full to mainly good margins FU, SG. 1. Cat. £450 £80 to 100 £125.00
364    Used
1857-1990 U Collection of 823 stamps on leaves incl. QV Profile heads general range in mixed condition, KEVII to 1r, KGV to 2r (3) incl. fiscal use, 1927 to 10r, 1935 Pictorial Def set, KGVI to 5r (2), 10r, later ranges to 1990. £80 to 100 N/S
365
 Used
1857-59 6d brown & 6d deep brown, the first just cut into at top otherwise good margins & deep shade with part of adjacent stamp, both FU, SG. 6a & 6b. Cat. £1475 £125 to 175 £180.00
366
 M
 Used
1857-64 Imperf. 6d dull mauve, two shades M (one with tear at foot & small stain), also two U singles, very distinct shades plus a single on blued paper U (just cut into one corner), SG. 16/17. (5) £125 to 150 N/S
367    M
1863-1918 M collection on old Imperial leaves incl. 1863-66 P.12½ ½d dull mauve, 1872-80 2c ochre, 1883 2c, 4c (both) & 8c, 1885 30c on 36c blue, 1886 Crown CA 5c, 15c, 25c & 28c, 1887 1r.12 dull rose, 1888-90 2c on 4c (3 diff), 15c on 25c, 15c on 28c, 3c on 4c rosy mauve & 3c on 4c rose, 1893-99 3c, 30c, 1898 6c on 15c sage green, KEVII 1903-05 5 vals to 75c, 1904-05 6 vals to 1r.50, 1908 5c, 6c, 1910-11 10c & 2r, 1912-20 3c, 5c, 6c & 20r (ink mark upper right corner), 1918 War Tax - 8 diff. (55) Cat. £545 £85 to 100 £90.00
368    M
 Used
1872-1954 collection of M & U on hagner leaves incl. 1899 1r50 M, 1935 Pictorial Defin set M, 1935 Silver Jubilee set M, GVI Defins well represented with perf variations incl. 5r (4), 10r (2) etc. (225) Cat. £1444 £200 to 250 £200.00
369
 UM
 M
1885-1949 M collection on hagner leaves, lightly mounted or UM with blocks incl. SG.158, 170, 190, 1885 1r12 (SG.193), 1887 1r12 (SG.201), 1899 2r50 (SG.249), 1898 1r50, 2r25 (SG.254/5), 1899-00 Crown CA set, KEVII values to 75c - all fine, KGV values to 50c plus War Stamp double o/p (SG.330b), 1935 pictorial defin set, many marginal also blocks of four & larger, KGVI to 2r both values, 1949 UPU & few later, very attractive to expand. (165), Cat. £700+ approx. £120 to 130 £150.00
370    M
1921-22 1c to 1r (17 vals) - 2c creased, 1927 2r (SG.363) & 1935 Pictorial defin set (SG.368/378) all fine M. (29) Cat. £110 £30 to 40 N/S
371
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Cover from Queensland to Malale, Ceylon, franked 1d defin pair, tied Maryborough slogan & alongside a Ceylon P.O label attached for envelope to be returned to Kandy P.O for inquiry. Scarce label. £80 to 100 £80.00
 
   
       
   
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