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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 - Sudan
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1897-1954 superbly written up, fine M + cover collection on leaves in protectors, housed in two ring binders, highlights incl. 1897 optd set, 1897 Postage Due set, 1898 Arab Postman set, 1902-21 Set, 1921-41 Set + extras, 1931 Air Mail set, first flight cover Khartoum-London, 1931-37 Air set, 1932 Reg Airmail cover to London bearing special Airmail label, 1935 Gordon set + couple of Imperf Plate Proof pairs, 1938 Air Surch set, 1940 5m on 10m Surch blocks incl. variety, 1940-41 4½p on 5m & 4½p on 8p, 1941 Set, 1948 Set, 3p corner marginal Plate block of six,4p Plate block of six, 5p corner marginal block of six, 1951 Set plus a range of Plate Proofs incl. multiples, 1950 Air set, also a fine range of Officials & complimented with a range of covers. Nice original lot offered intact, two hand books incl. Proud accompany. (380 + 76 covers) £800 to 1000 £880.00
1072    Used
1899-1948 FU collection neatly written up on leaves incl. some multiples etc. Highlights incl. 1898 set, 1902-21 set, 1921-23 set, 1927-41 set, 1948 1m block of 20, 1948 basic set + shades, blocks etc. (169) Cat. £492 £70 to 80 £88.00
1906 Army Service 10p black & mauve Wmk Quatrefoil FU but with a thin & repair, SG.A16. (1) Cat. £425 £40 to 50 £54.00
1074    UM
1908-68 M & U collection in a stock book incl. several UM blocks of four from 1960's period. (569) £100 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1915 5m postal stationery env. with two page letter to Ireland, cancelled rare Mvolo c.d.s, reverse Khartoum transit mark & Co. Armagh arrival c.d.s. (1) £120 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 5m Camel franked with ROSEIRES c.d.s. with contents written from SODA (S.W of Roseires) to Ireland from Captain Irwin - pair of tiny tears at top. (1) £35 to 50 £30.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1924 15m franked cover to Wales from Port Sudan, reverse very scarce Skeleton Shellal Halfa T.P.O No.2 clear c.d.s. (1) £100 to 125 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 5m cover to Cairo, tied EL-OBEID POST OFFICE to Cairo, reverse scarce type single circle Shellal Halfa T.P.O No.1 & a fine strike. (1) £50 to 65 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 15m cover to Trieste, tied & very uncommon canceller, fine Shellal Halfa T.P.O No.1 with 15 mil 1940 cover to England, tied ER-RAHAD c.d.s. (2) £55 to 75 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 cover from GB to Sudan, Via Monaco & eventually returned to GB having gathered postage due labels of Monaco, Sudan & GB a much travelled cover & a very scarce combination of dues. £260 to 300 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 Scarce letter sheet from Sudan P.O.W Camp 337 addressed to Eritrea, front shows boxed P/W Middle East 168, reverse 2 line SE IMPOSTATE VIA AEREA EVITATE RITARDI, with c.d.s. ASMARA FERROVIA - ARRIVE PARTENZE transit & CHEREN ERITREA arrival, slight damage to base o/w fine. (1) £100 to 135 £135.00
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