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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 - First Day Covers & Presentation Packs
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1607   Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION HERITAGE/ RAF MUSEUM/V.C. WINNERS/HISTORY OF WWII Collection of FDC's, Special Event & Commemorative covers housed in five albums, approx 450 individually or multi signed noted several V.C. winners in Bill Reid; noted reunion dinner menu signed by 12 VC or George Cross Winners, Officers & Pilots. Celebrities incl. Vera Lynn, Richard Todd, Pete Postlethwaite etc. mainly GB, some Channel Is & non GB items. Colourful lot inspection recommended. (550) £400 to 600 £1550.00
1608   Used (on letter or envelope)
FDC's/SPECIAL EVENT COVERS collection housed in nine albums & loose, estimated to be over 700 covers, approx ½ are signed by Celebrities/International Footballers/Olympic Gold Medal Winners etc etc. Noted Keith Michelle, Keith Floyd, George Baker, Billy Cooper, Charles Dance, Stephen Fry, Bernard Cribbins, Chay Blyth, Peter O'Sullevan, Virginia McKenna, Footballers incl. Jimmy Greaves, Kevin Keegan, Tom Finney, Geoff Hurst, Martin Peters, Nobby Stiles, Olympians incl. Anita Lonsborough, Seb Coe, Steve Ovett, David Wilkie, Lynn Davies, Allan Wells, Daley Thompson, Mary Rand, Mary Peters, Steve Redgrave, Linford Christie and many more for checking, also noted Numismatic covers, Benham Silks, and same none GB material. A super lot covering many subjects. Well worth viewing. Fills two cartons. £500 to 800 £1150.00
1609   Used (on letter or envelope)
RAF MUSEUM COVERS collection of 500+ incl. 155 signed or multi signed, highlights of noted signatures incl. Leonard Cheshire, Bill Reid, Johnnie Johnson, Arthur T. Harris, Douglas Bader & many more. Super lot. £200 to 250 £440.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912 Royal Cypher 2½d blue used on a very fine small envelope on the FIRST DAY OF ISSUE, tied by the double ring 'JUBILEE INTERNATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION' cds for Oct.18.12 extremely neat clean cover addressed to Vincent Square London. £250 to 300 £600.00
1611   Used (on letter or envelope)
1974-2004 run through collection of 385 covers; all are clean, typed, some special pmks. £60 to 80 £98.00
1612     POST OFFICE A4 PUBLICITY POSTERS 1980-1996 collection of 189 commemorative issues & 34 definitive issues, 14 Greetings & 13 for Prestige booklets. A sizeable collection of these. (250) £150 to 200 N/S
1613   Used (on letter or envelope)
1990's-2006 clean range of mainly GPO typed bureau, good range commems, defins, M/Sheets, greetings etc. (700) £140 to 200 £270.00
1614   Used (on letter or envelope)
COIN COVERS 1990s-2012 Collection/Accumulation of 193 Numismatic Covers housed in 2 Albums & Loose, there are 166 coin covers (face value £346) plus 17 Medallion covers, attractive stamp set/combinations with coins incorporated noted 1937 Crown etc. £400 to 500 £520.00
1615   Used (on letter or envelope)
COIN COVERS British Commonwealth selection of QEII covers (52) 1990s-2000+ many are Royalty theme, attractive FDCs with sets of stamps and crown size coins incorporated. £100 to 150 £110.00
1616   Used (on letter or envelope)
COIN COVERS 1994-2010 colourful collection of 81 Royal Mail/Royal Mint numismatic covers housed in four Royal Mail Albums with flip cases, atractive sets with several large covers incorporating 2 or more coins. total face value of coins alone £140 & Medallion covers. Nice original lot offered intact. £200 to 250 £300.00
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