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Stamp auction - 27 March 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 March 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 147 - New Zealand
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
897
 M
 Used
1857-1967 M & U collection in Simplex & Senator albums. Stamps from the Victorian period are in rather mixed condition but some useful pickings noted incl. Chalons - 1862 6d (2) SG.42/43, 1862 P.13 (Dunedin print) 2d (4), 6d (2) & 1s (2) U, 1864 Wmk NZ 2d & 6d U, 1864 (Auckland print) 1d, 2d (3), 3d, 6d & 1s (2) U, 1871 2d SG.130 U & 1d, 2d & 6d P.12½ U. Small range of ½d Newspaper stamps then various 1st & 2nd side face issues plus fair range of 1898-1906 Pictorial issues - not complete but with vals to 2s. Also a few ½d Mt. Cook & 1d Universals incl. some better items. Fair coverage of KEVII (vals to 1s) & KGV defin issues incl. 1½d, 2d (both colours), 4d, 4½d, 6d & 8d vertical pairs (both perfs), then 1935-36 Pictorial issues amongst others. Second album houses range of 1920-36 M issues incl. attractive 1936 Pictorials and useful KGVI defins. Viewing recommended. (830) £600 to 800 £400.00
898
 UM
1855-59 1d (2) & 2d (2) in Imperforate pairs, on gummed watermarked paper, one 1d pair with slight crease. (4 pairs) £50 to 65 £45.00
899
 Used
1857 2d imperf Chalon U, SG.9 with four clear margins (tight bottom left) + 1862 1d Chalon U, SG.33 with four clear margins. (2) ST.Cat. £445 £60 to 80 £72.00
900    M
 Used
1857-2000 chiefly U collection housed in a ring binder, good starter lot incl. some early commem sets, health, good modern sets & M/Sheets. (100's) £140 to 180 N/S
901
 Used
1862 1s Chalon U, SG.44, tight margin at top and touched top right, light pmk still a collectable example. ST.Cat. £325 £35 to 45 £35.00
902
 Used
1862 2d Chalon - 3 examples U in two shades, two have four clear margins, the other just touched top right, one is thinned, (3) ST.Cat. £260 £35 to 50 £35.00
903
 Used
1862-63 watermark large star, imperforate (John Davis printing) 3d & 1s SG. 40 & 44 U with four good margins, plus 1s SG. 45 (3 margins) U. ST Cat. £835 (3) £120 to 140 £155.00
904
 Used
1864 1s Chalon U, SG.124 & 125, wmk large star, Perf 12½. Cat. £250 £40 to 50 £52.00
905
 Used
1864 wmk large star perf 12½ at Auckland comprising 1d, 2d (3 shades), 3d (2 shades) & 6d (2 shades). Nice clean examples. ST.Cat. £312 £45 to 65 N/S
906
 Used
1871-73 small range of U perforated Chalons comprising 1d SG.126, 2d SG.130, 1d SG.132a - a few blind perfs, 2d SG.133 & 134, 6d SG.135 & 136, 2d SG.138 - a few perf faults. ST.Cat. £426 £55 to 65 £66.00
907
 Used
1873 small range of ½d Newspaper stamps (various perfs & mixed condition) then remaindered of first & second Side Face issues - various perforations. Amongst others we note 1878 to 1s U plus 2s & 5s c.t.o. plus useful pickings with values to 1s. Identification by vendor & not checked by us. Inspection recommended. (78) ST.Cat. £1000+ £120 to 160 £100.00
908
 M
 Used
1874-1930's useful M & U range of good 'space fillers' incl. strength in QV sideface issues. Several better items noted incl. QV 2d SG.158 (perf. nearly 12) U, 1s SG.164 U, 4d SG.182 U, 1s SG.184 M, 1s SG.203b (advert on reverse) U & 2½d SG.239 M. Also noted 1888 pictorial 6d SG.254 U plus a few others & a scattering of KEVII & KGV defins. & 3 covers. A few QV have ragged perforations as is usual with these issues. Worth inspection. ST Cat. £1400 approx. (54 stamps + 3 covers) £120 to 150 N/S
909
 Used
1893 collection of advertisements on Perf 10 side face issue, mounted on 18 plain album pages. Examples of all three settings incl. good range of different colour lettering on stamps with vals to 1s. Identification of settings is by the vendor and not checked by us. Overall condition is fair to good and the collection is accompanied by photo copies of 2nd settings pane by pane, together with a two page article on the history of the NZ Post Office's short lived experiment. (329) ST.Cat. £3000+ £300 to 400 £600.00
910
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL STATIONERY 1893-1955 Officials - a selection incl. On Public Service envelopes and address labels, Education dept. etc. (29) £150 to 200 £220.00
911
 Used
1898-1975 U collection on leaves incl. 1898 Pictorial set (no wmk) to 2s, 1909 KEVII defins incl. 4d Line perf. 14, range of KGV defins P.14 x 13½ & 14 x 14½, a scattering of commems plus 1935 Pictorial - basic set but incl. 2s P.13 - 14 x 13½ & 13½ x 14 & 1936 similar set incl. 9d SG. 587 & 587b. Fair but rather patchy coverage of KGVI issues incl. 1938-52 defins to 3s (+ 1s, 1/3d & 2s Wmk. Sws). A few QEII issues incl. 1953 & 1960 & 1967 definitive sets. Also 1940 Centennial set opt. Official & small selection of Postal Fiscals with vals to 15s. Inspection recommended. ST Cat. £1148 (296) £120 to 150 N/S
912
 Used
1898-99 mainly U on 4 album pages incl. 1898 ½d (3), 1d (2), 2d (2), 2½d (SG.249 M + SG.250 x2 U), 3d, 4d (3), 5d, 6d, 8d (2), 9d & 1s (2) - also 2s with small thin & not incl. in valuation. 1899 2½d U (2 shades), 3d (2), 4d (3), 5d (2), 6d U (SG.264), 6d (SG.265 x2 shades), 8d (2), 9d (2), 1s (3), 2s & 5s all U. Also 1900 QV ½d & 1d (SG.271 & 272) U. (45) ST.Cat. £880 £100 to 120 N/S
913    M
 Used
MISCELLANEOUS selection of UM, M & U stamps housed in club book, on album leaves, in packets & on stock cards etc. Includes some earlies & early QEII definitives in UM blocks (duplication). High catalogue value. (100's) £40 to 60 £52.00
914
Used (on letter or envelope)
1903 Scarce Official 'ON PUBLIC SERVICE ONLY' printing & stationery dept. Postage Free envelope, Wellington c.d.s. addressed to AUSTRIAN CONSUL AUCKLAND with 1930 on Salvation Army Service cover, TEARO slogan to Atlanta. (1) £50 to 60 N/S
915
Used (on letter or envelope)
1907 1d Universal cover, locally used to Denniston, s/line Consignee's letter h/stamp in green, also pair, cover & PPC from GB or USA, 'To Pay' marks and 1d or 1d x3 Dues. (3) £50 to 60 £170.00
916
 Used
1915 - circa 27 useful range of mainly KGV defins in 5 album pages incl. 1915 to 8d (both perfs), 8d SG.428, 9d (4 incl. both perfs) & 1s (4 shades), 1916 1½d SG.431 (incl. no wmk), 2d, 3d (2) & 6d (2 - one with no wmk). Also 1915 ½d SG.435 & 435c, 1½d SG.436 (2) & SG.437, 1d SG.438, 2d SG.439 (2 shades) & 3d SG.440 plus a few later on Jones & Cowan paper incl. 1½d SG.450. A useful lot which should be viewed. (73) ST.Cat. £1600+ £180 to 220 N/S
917    M
 Used
1930-2006 collection of M & U + covers housed in 10 albums incl. the 1931 Smiling Boys set Um & FU, all Health's (many both M & U), some blocks, ranges to 2006 majority are UM & FU (both) etc. Lots of colourful sets & M/Sheets etc. £450 to 600 £520.00
918
 UM
1931 Smiling Boys Health set UM, SG.546/7. (2) £50 to 65 £110.00
919
 Used
1931-40 Postal Fiscals FU comprising 1/3d (F145) to 7s (F151), 5s to 12s (ex 7/6d) plus £1 (F158) on album page. Clean useful lot. (12) ST.Cat. £373 £45 to 60 £76.00
920
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Air Travel West Coast Survey flights range of 13 cacheted first flight covers for routes Hokitika - Nelson, Hokitika - Wellington, Nelson - Wellington, Wellington - Westport (pilot signed), Westport - Nelson, Dannevirke - Masterton, Pahiatua - Dannevirke (228 flown), Pahiatua - Woodville (206 flown), Wellington - Dannevirke, Wellington - Pahiatua(309 flown) & pilot signed, Woodville - Masterton (217 flown), Air Travel Survey flight Dargaville - Whangarei. (13) £80 to 100 £80.00
921
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-34 range of 13 cacheted first flight covers incl. Westland Aero Club Survey flight Okuru - Waiho Gorge, Christmas Eve Survey flight Hastings - Timaru (46 flown), New Plymouth - Auckland (119 flown), Wellington - Auckland, C.T.P ULM flight Auckland - Invercargill, ULM flight to Australia 17.2.34 Official cover Auckland - Sydney, another but special cover returned to New Zealand, Kingsford Smith flight Kaitaia - Sydney 29.3.34 Official cover returned to New Zealand, 1934 Acceptance for Imperial A.W 1st flight Brisbane - London 30.11.34 Timaru - Essex, Air Travel first flight Hokitika - Okuru Official cover, another Haast - Hokitika, another Haast - Okuru (pilot signed J.C. Mercer), another Okuru - Haast. £80 to 100 £80.00
922
 Used
1932-52 small collection of mainly used on 15 album pages. Better noted incl. 1932, 1933 & 1934 Health stamps U, 1935 Pictorial set U incl. 2x 1½d, 2½d & 5d, 1935 Airs set U, 1935 Silver Jubilee set U, 1936-42 Pictorial set incl. 4x 9d, 5x 2s & 3x 3s (various perfs) U then largely complete to 1952 Health and incl. a range of KGVI defins with values to 3s. Inspection recommended. (168) ST.Cat. £866 £100 to 120 N/S
923
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-52 trio of covers, one with Napier, 1d advertising mark, 1936 OHMS cover to Scotland, cancelled Tauranga M.O and S.B octagonal d/stamp, 1952 2d cover with fine CAMPBELL ISLAND - N.Z c.d.s. (3) £40 to 50 £56.00
924
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935-37 range of 17 first flight covers incl. East Coast A.W (2) Gisborne - Napier, Napier - Gisborne, Union A.W/Cook Strait A.W (5) Nelson - Blenheim, Palmerston North - Christchurch, Palmerston North - Dunedin, Wellington - Blenheim, Wellington - Nelson. First Sunday Airmail 22.3.36 Dunedin - Nelson Official cover (only 60 flown) Nelson - Wellington (76 flown), Cook Strait A.W (5) Greymouth - Hokitika (228 flown), Hokitika - Greymouth, Hokitika - Nelson, Nelson - Greymouth, Nelson - Hokitika, Union A.W (3) Auckland - Wellington etc. £70 to 90 £72.00
925
 Used
1936-39 Postal Fiscals used on Wiggins Teape paper, comprising 1/3d (F169) to 7s, 9s to £1 (5s has wmk inverted) plus £2 (F182) Total (12) ST.Cat. £812 £100 to 130 N/S
926
 Used
1940-46 Postal Fiscals U comprising 1940 3/6 on 3/6d (F187) x2 + 5/6 on 5/6d, then 1/3d (F191), 1/3d (F192), 2/6d (all three wmk upright & inverted), 4s (2), 5s (2), 6s (2 - one with wmk inverted), 7s, 8s (2 shades), 9s, 10s (2), 15s wmk inverted, £1 wmk upright & inv, £2 (2 - one with wmk inv), £4 & £5. Also 1/3d (F217) & £1 (F218). Useful lot. (28) ST.Cat. £482 £65 to 85 £76.00
 
   
       
   
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