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Stamp auction - 5 December 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 5 December 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 146 - Iraq
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914-17 Christmas postcards issued to the troops, advanced HQ at Kara Tepe & front line trench in the Jebel Hamarin, both in colour, fresh unused, trace of soiling - hardly detracts. (2) £45 to 60 N/S
863    M
1915-34 small collection of M & U on 10 dedicated album leaves. Includes British Occupation opt. set M (10rs is U); 1921 ½a on 10pa M & 1½a on 5pa U; 1925 set U (2r is M); 1931 set M (excl. 10p & 25r) & 1932 surcharges - incomplete but values to 200f on 5r & a few later to 1934. Also a selection of Officials plus a few Mosul. Inspection recommended. (151) £40 to 60 £48.00
Collection in album, all fine used, 1918 to 10r (excl. 12a), 1921-23 vals to 2r, 1920-23 service 10 vals to 10r, 1923 to 10r, 1923 service to 10r, 1924-25 service to 10r, 1931 service to 8a, 1932 Surcharge 8 vals to 75f, 1932 to 200f, Officials to 200f, 1934 to 1d off. 14 vals to 75f, 1941-47 to 1d (2), many perfs, some Officials, 1948 to 1d, Officials to 50f, Airs, UPU and then a good range to 1970's. (several 100's) £70 to 90 £115.00
865    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Sept 5th cover from Baghdad to Sweden carried by Deutsche Lufthansa Service as far as Munich where airmail etiquette was cancelled by blue pencil to show onward transit by rail, obverse bears 'PAR AVION JUSQU'A/MUNCHEN' hand stamp. (1) £25 to 35 N/S
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