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Stamp auction - 14 March 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 14 March 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 144 - Bahamas
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 part missionary EL addressed to Nassau, New Providence, despatched Sheffield DE 20 1843, also fine small mourning cover rated 6d lilac, tied OXFORD-603 duplex to officer W.I. Regiment Nassau, via Liverpool & New York. (2) £40 to 60 £46.00
QV to KGV M & U range of 57 stamps on 2 stock cards incl. 1863-77 1d red SG. 24m, 1d vermillion VFU x 2 SG. 25, 4d dull rose M SG. 27, 4d SG. 26/27 x 3 FU examples, 4d brownish rose VFU SG. 80, 6d deep violet unused, 1d scarlet vermillion SG. 33 unused x 2, 4d dull rose SG. 36 FU, 1863-80 1s green FU SG. 38 (missing perf), 1s green SG.396 M x 2, 1d scarlet vermillion unused SG. 42, 4d rose FU SG. 43 x 2, 1921 1d to 3s Staircase Set FU, 1930 Tercentenary Set M etc. STCat.£2,900 £400 to 450 N/S
1884-90 Crown CA set M, £1 value has gum creasing, from SG.47/57. (6) Cat. £350 £75 to 100 £76.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1889-later assembly of covers, PPC's with 1889 4d, tied 'B' cancel to NY State, KEVII 1d, 2½d & 1d Staircase Nassau to France, 1928 reg. Hopetown to USA, KGV 1d PPC INAGUA, KEVII cover & PPC GOVERNORS HARBOUR, 1932 2d + 1d reg. envelope used HARBOUR ISLAND to USA, 1918 2d reg. envelope with War Tax o/p 1d pair to NY City lovely early underpaid pictorial souvenir letter to Boston with US postage dues, Maritime PPC underpaid with NY Paquebot, 1937 2½d Paquebot cover with seapost mail BR. MV. ENA K cachet, 1951 straight line MISSENT BAHAMAS etc. (16) £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1918 cover reg. from Canada with 1c & 7c Admirals, also 5d Bahamas Special Delivery (SG.S1) but not tied to cover, various b/stamps etc. & cover creased horizontally. (1) £45 to 65 £45.00
329   Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 cover with 1d cancelled New York Paquebot duplex, also six different types on early stamps (10) & later pieces etc. with Posted on High Seas, Nassau Paquebot etc. (20) £40 to 55 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 OHMS Telegraph Dept. cover with NASSAU c.d.s. & re-introduced 'CROWN CIRCLE PAID AT BAHAMAS' mark, with enclosure. (1) £25 to 30 N/S
331    UM
1938-49 large multiples incl. SG. 153a x 6, 154c x 24, 155d x 10, 158, 159 complete sheet of 60, SG. 160 x 20 & SG. 199 x 18, all UM. Cat. £659 (200) £60 to 75 £70.00
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