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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 - Stamp Boxes & Other Collectables
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
150     20th Century assembly incl. pair early Scottish steel printing blocks - Post & Telegraph instruction at Largs Station, various Salter Letter Balances in leather holders (4), three others incl. G.P.O marked, plus German quadrant type, US Pelouze postal scale, heavy ceramic stamp moistener, three stamp club metal badges, various other items with stamps illustrated, unusual. (q) £45 to 55 N/S
  SILVER STAMP REPLICAS - The Stamps of Royalty set of 25 in hallmarked sterling silver, Great Britain stamps incl. QV £1, £5, KEVII 10s & £1 etc. Very attractive in a modern lockable display case (total of 15.7oz) £250 to 300 £250.00
152     QUARTET early stamp boxes, one heavy bronze - American, another white metal with single compartment, base star within web mark, another wooden with Arts & Crafts white metal trefoil decoration and Austrian brass box marked GES. GESCH with coloured holly decoration to lid. (4) £60 to 70 N/S
153     FRENCH early multi coloured bakelite three compartment stamp box (heavy), inside hinged lid reads (in gold lettering) 'BOUGIE EYQUEM/ESSUIE GLACE EYQUEM/PARE-BRISE ARRIERE EYQUEM' £30 to 40 £42.00
154     ANTIQUE OAK STAMP BOX with three compartments, the hinge lid top inscribed 'Winchester Cathedral Foundation Wood 1902-06,' base inscribed 'Wm Furneaux - Dean of Winchester.' This 12th Century oak recovered from wall foundation during excavation to prevent collapse, Dean & Chapter authorised articles sold to offset cost. (1) £70 to 80 £82.00
155     BRASS POSTAL SCALE Early 20th Century scale marked WARRANTED ACCURATE, MADE IN ENGLAND, mounted on polished hardwood base, with four brass weights. Very clean condition. (1) £40 to 50 £40.00
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