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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 - South West Africa
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
989    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flights Windhoek/Durban franked 1d Ship pair & 1s Air, also fine Special Xmas flights for Windhoek/Upington, Mariental/Kimberley another then on to Capetown by Imperial Airways, Keetmanshoop/Capetown another but on Official illustrated cover. (6) £50 to 65 N/S
990    Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
20th Century specialist assembly of Railway Station cancellations written up on leaves, also converted German d/stamps, WITVLEY & GUCHAB, scarce Ham River Rail used 1923-33, when office burnt down, also Mariental Bethany, Karibib, Maltahohe on franked reg. covers etc. (16) £100 to 120 £160.00
991    M
1927-35 fine M range on old Imperial leaves incl. 1927 Pictorial defin pairs 2d, 3d, 1s & 10s - corner marginal, 1930 Air set, 1931 Airs- split pairs, 1935 Voortrekker set, plus good range Dues, also Officials 1929 set of 4 pairs & 1931 set of 4 pairs. (77) Cat. £225 £45 to 65 £45.00
992    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flight Covers Keetmanshoop/Windhoek franked 4d Air, Similar cover franked 4d Air (Small opt), Keetmanshoop/Reheboth franked 1d KGV & 1s Ship (Pairs) & 4d Air (Small opt), Walvis Bay/Windhoek franked ½d Kori Bustard pair & 3d Air Single, another similar then on to Durban franked 4d Air (small opt). (5) £55 to 65 N/S
993    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flight covers Windhoek/Okahandja, Omaruru/Otjiwarongo (these two covers franked 4d triangle), Grootfontein/Windhoek, franked 4d Air, Grootfontein/Okahandja franked 4d triangle, Okahandja/Windhoek franked 4d Air b/s Windhoek & Walvis Bay (Scarce double first flight) (5) £50 to 65 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flight covers two x 5p German S.W.A Cards with 4d triangles for Omaruru/Otjiwarongo & Grootfontein/Okahandja, also Windhoek/Swakopmund franked 4d Air with small opt, Windhoek/Keetmanshoop multiple franking of four digit stamps. another of same flight on OHMS cover with 4d Air (Small opt). (5) £65 to 80 N/S
995    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flight Swakopmund/Windhoek/Durban franked 4d Air (small opt), Special Xmas flight Windhoek/Kimberley flown to Capetown by Imperial Airways franked ½d Springbock pair & 3d single, similar on a P.C. franked ½d Springbock pair & 4d Air, another but on Official Imperial Airways printed cover franked 3d Air pair, another but Windhoek/Victoria Wear b.stamp, another but Windhoek/Kimberley b.s. (5) £50 to 65 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flight Windhoek/Kimberley franked ½d Springback x2, 3d Air, Similar but on Official illustrated cover franked 1s Cape Cross & 3d Air, Windhoek/Johannesburg b/s Kimberley franked 4d Triangle, Similar on Official illustrated cover re addressed to Capetown, Windhoek/Pretoria reg cover, Windhoek/Pretoria Special Xmas flight franked 1a Air & 1d Cape Cross pair. (5) £50 to 65 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 First Flights, Special Christmas flights (4) - Keetmanshoop/Victoria West, Keetmanshoop/Kimberley, Keetmanshoop/Upington, similar on Official illustrated cover, (these four with various frankings of Airs, Springboks, 4d Triangle etc, also Windhoek/London 27.1.32 reg cover bearing 4d on 1s Air pair & 3d Windhoek pr, also as previous but reg Return Postal Packet cover with Official 6d overprinted pair (SG.08) & 10d Air. (6) £80 to 95 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 First Flight five illustrated Robertson Covers - Windhoek/Paris, Windhoek/Alexandria b.stamp Cairo, Windhoek/Khartown b.stamp Cairo, Windhoek/Dodoma, Windhoek/Broken Hill, attractive frankings incl. 3d Air Pair, 3d Windhoek & 2d Official, 1s Wilderbeast etc. (5) £70 to 85 £70.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 First Flight range of eight covers comprising Windhoek/Broken Hill, Windhoek/Bulawayo, Windhoek/Pietersburg, Windhoek/Upington, Windhoek/Keetmanshoop, plus three 'Robertson' illustrated covers for Windhoek/Johannesburg, Mariental/London & Mariental/Pietersburg. A good variety of single or double frankings. (8) £80 to 95 £80.00
1000    M
1937 Coronation, 1938 Voortrekker sets, 1939 Huguenots set, 1941 & 1943 War Effort sets, 1931 Postage Due set & 1945 Official set etc. Cat. £460 (113) £70 to 95 N/S
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