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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 - Ceylon
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
QV-KGVI covers incl. QV stationery (5) with 5c provisional card used to Germany, KGV used stationery (3), 10c registered E unused, 1936 Xmas flight covers (4) incl. 1r franking, KGVI incl. censored OAT item (creased) etc. plus a couple of early QEII cards. (26) £50 to 65 £52.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1868 envelope to Cheltenham franked 1863 P.12½ 1d deep blue & 6d sepia (2), 1/1d rate cancelled upright oval numeral '6' or '9' for Kalutara also manuscript 'Stamped,' and alongside 'Galle/Paid' c.d.s. in red, reverse bears Bombay & Liverpool transit & Cheltenham receiver c.d.s's. Also s/line 'TOO LATE' (Galle?), most attractive cover. (1) £500 to 650 £660.00
423    M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1885 30c on 36c olive green block of 28 (4 x 7) large part o.g. Light gum toning & about five stamps with faults (thin & creasing) but fresh appearance with about half of the stamps UM. Rare in such a large multiple, SG. 191. Cat. £784+ (28) £100 to 120 £100.00
1904-05 25c bistre Wmk Inverted, VFU, SG.284w. (1) Cat. £300 £80 to 100 £125.00
 Block of four
1912-25 Mult Crown CA 20r black & red/blue, fresh M block of four (2x UM), SG.319, scarce. (4) Cat. £600+ £150 to 200 £160.00
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