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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 - Thematics
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Aviation
220    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION 1984-1988 collection of 19 flown covers, each commemorating DECORATION or MEDAL awards & bearing signatures of 6 or 7 of the recipients, e.g. VICTORIA CROSS cover signed by 7 incl. Bill Reid & Leonard Cheshire. Other covers for DSC, DFM, DFC, DSO, OBE, MC, MM, Conspicuous Gallantry Medal & Order of the Bath etc. (18 are British). Also one commemorating German Knights Cross of the Iron Cross. Total of 130 signatures. Interesting & very attractive historical lot. £100 to 150 £165.00
221
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION collection of approx. 280 covers & approx. 120 PPC's. Majority are illustrated commemorative RAF types incl. 97 signed - noted Bomber Harris, Norman Jackson VC & Richard Todd etc. (400+) £150 to 200 £160.00
222
Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION small range of covers relating to Alcock & Brown incl. 1929 Newfoundland cover franked 4c, tied official postmark of First Transatlantic Flight Airmail June 14th 1929, signed A.W. Brown (Navigator) £25 to 35 £42.00
  • Commonwealth Games
223    UM
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMMONWEALTH GAMES collection of covers & stamps incl. GB 1958 Cardiff Games slogan FDC (2), reg. covers from various games villages etc. (300+ Commonwealth stamps & approx 100 covers/cards, plus books/ephemera) £100 to 150 £80.00
  • Concorde
224
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
CONCORDE three albums containing a range of 208 illustrated covers commemorating Concorde 1st or special flights. £100 to 150 £440.00
  • Lifeboats
225   Used (on letter or envelope)
LIFEBOATS collection of official RNLI illustrated commemorative special event covers bearing attractive frankings & illustrated special cancels. Includes a couple of multi signed & single signed by Alec Rose. There are 275 different covers & 32 cards from 1970's-1990's. Clean & attractive lot. £70 to 100 £76.00
  • Space
226
Used (on letter or envelope)
SPACE collection of illustrated commemorative covers celebrating space flights 1969-1980's. All are USA except for a handful of Russian, many being Space Shuttle silk covers. (178) £60 to 75 N/S
 
   
       
   
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