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Stamp auction - 25 July 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - Ireland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1849 Entire letter from 3 Mount Joy Square, South Dublin to Portarlington with 1841 1d red unusually showing manuscript cancellation, tied by '186' diamond of Dublin, back stamped Se.13.1849 Dublin c.d.s. (1) £40 to 50 £42.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1855 Aug 13th cover to Merrion Square, Dublin, franked 1d Stars, Spec.C4 (SG.21), tied by bright emerald green Dublin '186' spoon. (1) Cat. £1300 £200 to 250 £260.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1870 Oct 6th envelope from Dublin to Melbourne, Australia, franked 10d red brown, tied by very fine strike of the Dublin duplex. (1) £60 to 80 £72.00
1907-16 Sinn Fein labels (2) in deep blue & black P.11¼ unused, Hib L15, 1914 Anti Home Rule (1d) orange UM, Hib L26, Dollard essays 2d (2 shades) UM marginals. £50 to 60 £105.00
1912 Imperial Union (1d) yellow green U (1d) dull orange each is a M - BLOCK OF FOUR. Usual irregular perfs & stained corner perf on the yellow green block, generally fresh & fine. Very scarce, blocks rarely offered. (8) Printed in anticipation of the success of the Home Rule Bill of 1912, when P.M. Asquith declared that Ireland should have its own, seperate postal system. This is a speciulative issue iattributed to Mr W Ward prepared in two colours 'to avoid political bias' Printed in Manchester £150 to 200 £250.00
1920 CAVAN & LEITRIM Railway Letter Stamps, a complete sheet of 40 UM of the 4d value. £100 to 120 £125.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1922 (Feb) ½d, 1d, 2½d (both), 3d, 4d (both), 9d (both), 10d Thom 1½d, 2d Die I/II, 6d, 1s Dollard 2/6d to 10s (10s age stain), 1922 9d green 3d, 1½d Thom printings, 1925-28 wide date 5s etc. All fresh mounted mint. (30) Cat. £459 £70 to 95 £86.00
1922 overprints on KGV defins fairly complete run through to 1s values, missing only Dollard 1d carmine red, Harrison 1d, Thom 1s, incl. Dollard 4d & 9d carmine opts. (56) ST.Cat. £800 £120 to 150 £150.00
1922 overprints on KGV defins, fairly complete run of M values incl. Seahorses + couple FU; condition is a little mixed in places, incl. red & black opts, coil stamps, large 'I' set etc. (74) Cat. £2000 £300 to 400 N/S
850    M
1922-2007 extensive M & U collection in 'Collectors Range' ring binder. Selection of Provisional Government overprints incl. Thom opt to 10s (2x 5s) U. No 1937 high values but otherwise substantial cover of all issues to 2007 incl. many M/Sheets & sheetlets etc. (100's) ST.Cat. £3700 £400 to 550 N/S
851    UM
1922-2009 UM collection housed in four Davo hingeless albums, sparse in places but useful 1920's-50's period. £150 to 200 £150.00
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