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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 - France
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
583    M
 Used
Ex Dealers stock of M & U France and Colonies housed in twelve stockbooks/slbums/display books, early to modern ranges mainly tagged with SG number & price, lot includes full & part sets, singles etc. some duplication of better items included. (1000s) £400 to 500 £640.00
584    M
 Used
1849-1940 M & U range in a black page stock book, some duplication plus a few colonies. (1000+) £40 to 50 £40.00
585    M
 Used
1849-1975 M & U collection housed in two small stock books approx 2400 stamps mainly singles but the odd M block of four present, earlies are in mixed condition, middle period to 1975 well represented incl. defins, commems, Airs, French Art etc. nothing of great individual value but lots of mid range items, some duplication, useful lot. £250 to 300 N/S
586    M
 Used
1849-52 20c black , one on white (crease etc), other on yellowish, 40c orange, all used with large margins, 25c used but thinned etc, 1852-23 25c pale blue on piece, 1853-61 5c, 20c, both M but with some creasing, 1853-61 used 10c, 20c (5), 40c, 80c, mostly good margins. (15) Cat. £2370 £90 to 120 £90.00
587    M
 Used
1853-1945 M & U collection housed in a printed hingeless Lighthouse album incl. 1869 5f Napoleon good FU appearance but faults, 1922 War Orphans set mixed M & U, 1923 Pasteur M or U to 1f.50, 1935 Olympic set M, 1932 Peace defins to 1f.50 blue M, 1935 75c Delessert M, 1938 Mercury defin set M, general range of middle period commems incl. 1943 Relief Fund strip of five, Airs incl. 1936 set to 3f.50 M etc. £150 to 200 £185.00
588
 Used
1853-61 1c bronze-green on blue, the rare unofficial perf 7, FU with Paris cancellation, has clear 1999 RPS Cert. - as Michel 10. (1) Cat. £6500 (on cover) £400 to 500 N/S
589
Used on piece or front
1861 'Susse' perf 7 40c orange used on small piece, appears to be VF for these and has clear 2004 RPS Cert. SG.84. (1) Cat. £550 (on cover) £80 to 100 £105.00
590
 M
 Used
1862 Perf issue to 80c (2) used, also M or unused 1c, 5c (3), 10c, 20c, 25c (2), 80c, 1863-70 to 80c with a few extra, all U plus M or unused 1c, 2c, 4c, 30c, 40c, 1870-71 Siege of Paris M or unused 10c (2), 20c (2), 40c (2). Very high catalogue value. (44) ST.Cat. £11,700. £300 to 400 £420.00
591
 M
 Unused
1870 Bordeaux imperf 1c (4), 2c (2), 4c, 5c (2), 10c, 20c (3), 30c, 40c (2), 80c (3), all fresh M or unused, very good square margins on nearly all the 80c values particularly fine. Lovely lot, very high catalogue value. (19) ST.Cat. £10,822 £500 to 700 £680.00
592    M
 Used
1870-71 Bordeaux imperf 5c, 20c (3), 30c, 80c - all U generally good or good to large margins, 1871-76 tinted 1c (2), 4c, 5c (2), mostly fresh M, also 1c, 2c, 4c (2), 5c used, thick figures of value 10c, 15c, 30c (3) M or unused, thin figures 10c, 15c, 25c (3) M or unused, also a few used values. (33) Cat. £7500 (approx) £250 to 350 £360.00
593
 M
 Used
Valuable collection in two binders from 1876 to approx 2008 with 1876-85 used range to 1f (4), 1877-80 to 5f nice rare 1c black/Prussian blue U but repaired (2002 Calves Cert), 1898 to 2f U, 1900 Mouchon set of 4 M, 1900-06 Merson 45c, 1f M, 1903 Sower 25c, 15c (4) M, 1902 Mouchon 20c M, various U values, 1918 Red Cross 15c + 5c M & U, 1922 Fund set good U, Pasteur set M, 1922 Fund set M, 1926-27 Fund M, 1925-32 20f & 3f M, good range of Sinking Fund sets M or U, 1930 'Sourire' M & U, 1932-39 Peace set M, Normandie both shades M, 1935 Relief Fund M & U, 1936 Banknote 50f good U, 1936 SA Flight set, fine U, Museum set UM, most issues are well represented either M, U or both with good Relief Funds, most Airs incl. 1949-50 set UM, 1954 500f M, 1955-56 Funds M & FU, 1957-59 Air UM etc. A fine lot, must be viewed carefully to be appreciated, also a few dues & military franchise FM ovpts. (many 100's) ST.Cat. £13,400+ (£6,500 repaired) £600 to 900 £1100.00
594
 UM
 M
1924-76 fine M or UM (mixed) collection housed in black mounts neatly displayed in Devon album highlights incl. 1934 Cartiers Discovery of Canada set, 1935 2f Breton River, 1935 Liner Normandie 1f.50 (2), 1936 100th France - South America set, 1936 Paris Exhibition set, 1937 Museums set, 1949-50 Air set etc. (100's) Cat. £3792 £450 to 550 £480.00
595
 Used
1936 50f ultramarine Air, VFU marginal at left, SG.541, Cat. £450 £100 to 125 £100.00
596
 Used
1936 Air 50f green, superb U (has one nibbled perf at left), SG.540, Cat. £450 £70 to 95 £92.00
597
 M
1936 South America Flight in marginal pairs M (gum disturbed), very fresh, SG.553/4, Cat. £948 £170 to 200 N/S
598
 UM
1940-41 Surcharge 50c on 55c violet variety Surcharge Inverted, fresh UM & signed by Brun, SG.673a. (1) Cat. £1200 £200 to 300 £200.00
599
 M
1940-41 Surcharges 1f on 1f.75c bright blue horizontal right marginal pair variety Surcharge OMITTED on right hand stamp, fresh M & signed by Brunceres. (2) £400 to 500 N/S
600    UM
1945-90 UM collection housed in 5 Safe hingeless albums, few gaps in 1940's-50's o/w appears reasonably complete. £300 to 400 £340.00
 
   
       
   
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