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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 - Nigeria
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1892-1949 M collection on leaves incl. Oil Rivers 1892 ½d, 1d, 5d, 1897 to 1s, Nigeria 1914-26 values to 10s, 1921-32 values to 10s, 1935 Jubilee set, 1936 Pictorial Defin set, 1938-51 KGVI Defin set plus perf variations, 1948 Wedding UM etc. (103) Cat. £985 £175 to 225 £190.00
1914-29 Mult Crown CA set, fine M, SG.1/12. (12) Cat. £275 £120 to 140 £210.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 (17.2) 1st Official Flight to London, Kano-Maidugari leg; env. franked 2d & Maidugari-London cover franked 6d. (2) £25 to 30 N/S
1017    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 (22.10) Imperial Airways 1st Flights locally from Kano-Kaduna, Kano-Oshogbo, Kano-Minna, Minna-Lagos, Minna-Oshogbo, Oshogbo-Lagos, all envelopes franked 2d, fine. (6) £40 to 50 N/S
1018    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 (29.10) Lagos-London 1st Flight, series of illustrated envelopes for certain stages of the route, franked 2d for internal mail, 6d for England. The 6d frankings made up by pairs of the scarcer 3d, P.12½ x 13½, each bears 4 line dated flight cachet (17) £120 to 160 N/S
1019    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 Pan-Am's FAM 22 Flight to Accra, Nigerian acceptance covers for return stages incl. Bathhurst, Gambia, Belem & Natal, Brazil, Trinidad, Puerto Rico & Miami. Frankings range from 1s6d to 3s. All bear 'First-Airmail USA-Nigeria' dated cachet. (6) £40 to 55 N/S
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