Corbitts - dealers and auctioneers of postage stamps of the world, coins, medals and banknotes, autographs, postcards and cigarette cards.

  home » stamp auctions » sale 147 Ireland - realised prices
Stamp auction - 27 March 2014 (realised prices)
Don't forget to also take a look at our brand new online shop.
Now open with over 1000 items available for immediate purchase.

Please note that items from this auction are not included in our online shop stock.
Select a category...
...or search our auction catalogue
This auction took place on 27 March 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 147 - Ireland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
767    M
Miscellaneous accumulation in carton incl. stamps on hagner leaves, kiloware in bag, covers incl. a few pre-stamp, postcards, literature etc. £80 to 100 £70.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
PRE STAMP TO QV COVERS 1803-75 covers/fronts incl. 1803 EL with red 'DROGHEDA' & Dublin 'POST/PAID/D' in circle, mileages, 1839 front with rare red boxed 'ENNISKERRY/TWO PENNY POST,' 1826 E with red Dublin oval framed 'T.OFF/POSTAGE to DUBLIN/NOT PAID' (posted on the first day of the new assimilated postal rates, charged 1/6 and then 1/5 as the rates had changed), 1834 EL with faint Dublin Ship Letter d/stamp & h/stamp 'dl' (Exempt Ship Letter ex. Belfast), 1823 E with mainly fine 'BRITAIN ST/PENNY POST' & very fine h/stamp '1', 27 Oct 1840 EL (interesting contents ref. marketing a medicine) with 1d black (pl.7?), tied by red Dublin MX, 1857 1d red env with blue 'RAHARNEY' on front, 1866 env to Kinsale with Mauritius 4d + 6d & very fine red h/stamp 5½d Accountancy mark. Also a few stamps. Good variety. (40 items) £200 to 250 £270.00
769   Used (on letter or envelope)
1825-1987 range of covers or cards incl. pre-stamp to Dublin bearing COLRAIN mileage in red, 1889 1d pink envelope cancelled by superb Kingston duplex, 1940's Censored Mail, 1929 1st Experimental Airmail Galway - Croydon bears large oval cachet, 1939 June 27th illustrated Trans-Atlantic 1st flight covers with large purple cachet, 1938 Temperance Crusade illustrated FDC & 1963 Red Cross illustrated FDC etc. (24) £60 to 75 £76.00
1922 10s dull grey blue, well centred M example, SG.21. (1) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 £66.00
1922 Dollard ½d to 1s set (8) M, also red opts on 4d & 9d, SG.1/9, 6c & 8c, Seahorse set (3) SG.17/21 M, 1922 Thom ½d to 1s etc. (27) Cat. £460+ £60 to 75 £74.00
772    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 500 £480.00
773    Used
1922-81 good to VFU collection in a multi ring album with ranges of Dollard & Thom overprints & general run through of most basic sets (excl. Seahorses) to 1981. (496) £60 to 80 N/S
774    M
1922-96 chiefly VFU collection housed in two spring back albums + a photo album containing M/Sheets (1976-2005), useful run through of sets incl. a few M or both M & FU. (100's) £100 to 150 £125.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
Airmail covers 1928 by flying boat Liverpool Civic Week experimental airmail, Belfast - Liverpool & return cachets on 3 covers, 1934 Hillmans Airways First Airmail illustrated & 1935, Nov last flight, 1929 Galway - London, 1934 Railway Air Services - Belfast to London, Glasgow, Cowes, Birmingham, Liverpool, 1939 Shannon - Newfoundland, New Brunswick & New York, 1932 FF London - Limassol, 1935 4s rate Air to Buenos Aires, by Europa - Luftpost, red cachet. (21) £80 to 100 £185.00
Corbitts Ltd
5 Mosley Street, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne & Wear, NE1 1YE, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 191 232 7268. Fax: +44 (0) 191 261 4130
Site design: Ai5 Ltd
All content copyright © 1998-2019 Corbitts Ltd
Corbitts is a member of: the Philatelic Traders Society, the American Stamp Dealers Association, and the American Philiatelic Society