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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 - Thematics
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • A
130    UM
COLLECTION of colourful pictorials from Romania filling two black page stock books, fine UM ranges of many topics incl. sport, birds, butterflies, costumes, flight, paintings, Olympics, flowers, space & more. (many 100's stamps + M/Sheets) £80 to 100 £150.00
  • Birds
131    M
BIRDS collection in three albums with many Eastern Europe & others M or U individual stamps plus M/Sheet, sheetlets etc. plus a hagner album of other Thematics, mainly birds but also incl. butterflies, fish & animals. (many 100's) £100 to 140 N/S
132    Used
BIRDS foreign countries VFU collection hosued in two Schaubek albums. (100's) £80 to 100 £92.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS 1914-1918 Forces Christmas mail collection of mainly postcards, written up on leaves incl. good luck card presented to soldiers & sailors. Best wishes card from KGV & Queen Mary, greetings postcard from HMS Hibernia with date omitted from pmk. for security reasons. Censored covers dated 25th Dec, Christmas Red Cross cards, censored 1916 envelope containing 14th Division Christmas card, Christmas menus, British Expeditionary Force Christmas card, special Christmas card to Berlin from POW at Lofthouse Park, patriotic type greetings cards, Royal Artillery greetings cards, Touchwood magic charm card & French embroidered greetings cards (11) etc. Nice lot, viewing recommended. (55) £80 to 120 £310.00
134    M
CHRISTMAS accumulation in carton with stamps housed in two stock books. Also stained glass/windows etc. collection written up on leaves; several publications relating to Christmas or glass etc. P.O notices relating to Christmas Day 1908 & Mails for Abroad 1929 etc. £80 to 100 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS collection of covers & stamps written up on leaves incl. world postal history posted at Christmas. Noted SWITZERLAND 1912 cover bearing 10rp red brown, forerunner of the Pro Juventute stamp, Sweden 1910 & 1922 covers bearing Christmas seals, good range USA incl. Christmas seals on covers from 1920's onwards, various stamps, PHQ, FDC's & ephemera etc. £100 to 120 £160.00
136   Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS collection neatly written up on leaves in protectors incl. Christmas meter slogans, slogan postmarks, mainly GB but incl. non GB items, stamps/on piece/covers etc. Themes also incl. the commercialisation of Christmas, Exhibitions at Christmas, Town cancels associated with Christmas e.g. Bethlehem in South Africa, Wales, Switzerland & South Dakota etc. Christmas pictorial air letters & maximum cards etc. (fills a carton) £100 to 150 N/S
  CHRISTMAS early to modern collection of Christmas cards neatly presented & written up on leaves in protectors with a diverse range of types incl. folded, postcard types, hand drawn, cut to shape, embossed, Post Office/Royal Mail types, philatelic cards & comic types. Modern reproductions of early cards, Raphael Tuck cards, silk embroidered WWI type, Hold to Light, novelty cards, wooden card & three dimensional, also FDC & PHQ. Majority are British, however incl. non GB, We note Japanese & Russian, Chinese Rice painting, British incl. Victorian ornate early types incl. embossed impressed with gold etc. GPO 1890 Golden Jubilee of the Uniform Penny Post, large quantity of greetings cards & many more. An unrepeatable lot, viewing recommended. (many 100's) £500 to 700 £680.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS mail to Father Christmas & his replies. A colourful collection neatly presented & written up on leaves in protectors with mail from Scandinavia, USA, GB & others from 1930's - modern. Accompanied by replies from Santa, Santa's Workshop, North Pole & Reindeerland etc. Includes covers, cards, letter sheets, ephemera & stamps etc. £70 to 100 £100.00
139   Used (on letter or envelope)
CHRISTMAS SEALS 1950's-80's accumulation of Christmas seals mainly mounted on plain album leaves for, or in support of various Charities connected with the treatment of chest diseases such as T.B, chest & heart problems, diabetes amongst others. The seals originate from a good range of countries incl. Austria, Bermuda, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Korea, Japan, Hungary, Peru, Malaysia, Rhodesia & Singapore etc. Much of the material is in full sheet form plus some M/Sheets & single items etc. Also a good range of covers from different countries. Altogether an interesting, colourful & attractive lot and worth inspection. (100's seals & covers) £50 to 70 £82.00
  • Insects
140    Used
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
INSECTS Bulgaria 1992 20l wasp & 50l praying mantis each in complete sheets (600 of each stamp), all are c.t.o, SG.3858/9. Cat. £3180 £100 to 120 N/S
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
141    Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
NEWCASTLES OF THE WORLD collection neatly written up on leaves comprising postcards, covers, ephemera, photographs etc. from towns named Newcastle around the world in Australia, Japan, South Africa, England, Nevis, N. Ireland etc. Unusual lot. £30 to 40 £56.00
  • Religion
142    Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
RELIGIOUS ART on stamps collection neatly written up on leaves, stamps, cards & covers etc. Includes stained glass, sculptures & carvings, murals/frescoes & mosaics etc. £50 to 80 N/S
  • Various
143    M
Used (on letter or envelope)
VARIOUS collection neatly written up on leaves in protectors covering several themes incl. The Language of Flowers incl. Kensitas silk cigarette cards, love incl. Victorian cards, PPC's, butterflies, plants & their uses to mankind, Saturdays - featuring sport & family activities. £100 to 150 £160.00
144     VARIOUS large collection written up on leaves in protectors covering many subjects incl. Europa, Saints, Letterboxes, Queens, Portraits & many more, many covers/postcards & stamps nicely presented, fills two cartons. £80 to 100 £82.00
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