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Stamp auction - 24 July 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 24 July 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 148 - French Colonies
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • A
499
 M
 Used
COLLECTION of chiefly M written up on leaves in a Senator album mainly Middle East incl. French P/O's in Turkish Empire plus general issues; Dedeagatz, Vathy, Levant, Rouad, Cilicia, Syria, Alaouites, Latakia, Syria - Lebanon, Lebanon etc. Super lot, well worth viewing. (100's) ST.Cat. (Dallay) 10,400€ £750 to 900 £1050.00
500
 Used
COLLECTION of VFU on leaves from Obock incl. 1894-1903 vals to 1f, 1904 large format vals to 2f, also incl. 10c bisected VFU on a piece, tied by a complete strike, DJIBOUTI 1902 10c on 50c, 5c on 40c, 10c on 50c, 1902 April 10c on 25c, 10c on 2f, 10c on 10f, 1902 July 5c on 30c. French Somali Coast 1902-66 incl. 1902 1f, 1909 to 50c, 1915 set of 17, 1923 six vals to 20f, 1925 to 3f, 1938 vals to 20f, 1943 set of 14, later to 1966. (55) £80 to 100 £130.00
  • AFRICA
501
 M
 Used
AFRICA collection written up in a Devon album of chiefly M ranges ( a few VFU) incl. Gabon, 1886-1932, Middle Congo 1907-33, Ubangi - Shari - Chad & Ubangi - Shari 1915-30, Chad 1927-31, Equatorial Africa 1936-55, Cameroun 1916-61. Fine lot, well worth inspection. (100's) ST.Cat. (Dallay) 6990€ £500 to 700 £620.00
  • African Colonies
502
Used (on letter or envelope)
AFRICAN COLONIES proofs in full colour on card incl. Upper Volta 1963 Flowers set (16), Niger 1964 Flowers 5f & 30f, 1978 Palestine 40f + 5f plus Cameroun 1980 Farming 50f & 60f, also Tchad 1971 1000f Egret - imperf vertical strip of three. Interesting lot. (26) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Algeria
503    Used
ALGERIA 1924-57 collection of U on 31 albums leaves. Good coverage but rather patchy from 1947 but incls. 1924 stamps of France optd 'Algeria' (30c & 50c stamps have some treatable foxing), 1926 Postage Dues (excl. 5c, 20c & 25c), 1926 Postage Dues (excl. 1c), 1927 Postage Dues surcharged, plus 1927 (June) 1f surcharge. Also 1926 Pictorial set, 1927 Wounded Soldiers 2f + 2f & 5f + 5f, 1930 Centenary of French Occupation set, 1936-40 set amongst others. Some gaps noted after 1940. Inspection recommended. (332) ST.Cat. £1157 £120 to 160 £130.00
  • FRENCH ANTARCTIC TERRITORIES
504
 Used
FRENCH ANTARCTIC TERRITORIES 1955-87 collection of U on 25 album leaves. Good coverage to 1983 though missing 1963 Airs, 1966 Concorde etc. but many highly priced individual stamps and sets noted. Rather patchy from 1983 but still a solid base for development & completion. Inspection recommended. (136) ST.Cat. £3320 £350 to 450 N/S
  • French Indian Settlements
505
 M
 Used
FRENCH INDIAN SETTLEMENTS 1892-1952 fine M, few FU collection neatly presented on leaves incl. 1892 set + extra shades, 1900-07 set, 1903 bi-sected Fiscal, ranges of the Pictorial Defins incl. 1914 set, 1922 set. Later issues to 1950's plus 1923, 1929 & 1948 Postage Due sets etc. Nice lot. (324) ST.Cat. (Dallay) 1950€ £200 to 250 £210.00
  • French Polynesia
506
 UM
 Block of four
FRENCH POLYNESIA 1965 Air 50f Syncom Satellite UM top marginal block of four. (4) Cat. £200+ £30 to 40 N/S
  • French Southern & Antarctic Territories
507
 UM
Used (on letter or envelope)
FRENCH SOUTHERN & ANTARCTIC TERRITORY 1965 air 30f Syncom Satelite single used on an airmail env. on the first day of issue + UM example. (2) Cat. £290 £50 to 60 N/S
  • Guadeloupe
508
 Used
GUADELOUPE 1876-1947 collection of U on 18 album leaves incl. 1876 15c (SG.D1) & 30c (SG.D3), 1884 20c on 30c & 25c on 35c surcharges on French Colonies Type H, 1884 (July) 5c (2), 20c, 35c & 50c Postage Dues, 1889 (Jan) set of 3, 1889 surcharges 5c on 1c, 15c on 20c & 25c on 30c, 1891 5c on 10c & 5c on 1f, 1891 (Sep) optd 'Guadeloupe' 30c on Colonies issue Type G, 1892 (Nov) set, 1892 (Dec) Colour Changes, 1905 (July) set & 1915 (May) set, amongst others. Good, but not complete to 1947 incl. 1928 set (excl. 1f25c SG.134) & 1935 West Indies Tercentenary. (204) ST.Cat. £2544 £275 to 325 £360.00
  • Morocco
509    Used
MOROCCO 1891-1955 collection of U on 34 album leaves incl. 1891 surcharges on Peace & Commerce of France with vals to 1p on 1f, 1896 5c & 30c Postage Dues, 1902 Surcharges set, 1911 Arabic surcharge set, 1914 'Protectorate' opts set, 1917 pictorials (excl. 2f), then good coverage to 1955 Airs set, incl. 1922 Airs set & 1923 set amongst others. (434) ST.Cat. £2291 £240 to 290 N/S
510
Used (on letter or envelope)
MOROCCO covers c1901-56 military, airmail, registered & censored items with a useful range of frankings & cancellations, 1950's FDC's (5) & range of earlier stamps on stock cards. (34 & stamps) £45 to 55 £62.00
  • Post Offices in China
511
 M
 Used
PO's IN CHINA 1894-1905 M & U collection on leaves incl. 1894 - most to 5f M plus extra shades and a few VFU, 1902-06 5c to 1f M, 1903 5c on 15c M & U, 1907 set to 20c on 50c + 40c on 1f U, 1911-21 set to 40c on 1f M, 1922 vals to 40c on 2f M, 25c VFU block of four, 1901 Postage Due (5 vals) to 50c U, 1911 Postage Due set M, then a range of cancellations on stamps/on piece etc. Further ranges from INDO CHINA PO's in CHINA 1902 10 vals to 1f M, 1904 vals to 20c M, 15c & 25c U, Canton 1901 vals to 50c M, 1903-04 vals to 30c U, 1906 to 4c + 1f & 10f M, 1908 to 1f mixed M & U, 1919 set to 1f + 10f M, similar ranges from Hoi-Hao, Mongtseu, Pakhoi, Tchongking, Yunnanfu & Kwangchow. Useful lot of rarely offered material. (520) ST.Cat. (Dallay) approx 4235€ £400 to 500 £840.00
  • Post Offices in Zanzibar
512
 M
 Used
PO's IN ZANZIBAR 1894-1902 chiefly M (few FU) collection on leaves incl. 1894 to 3a + 5a & 10a M, 1896 vals to 50a M (faults), 1902-03 set M (20a faults), 1893 postal stationery envelope unused etc. (44) ST.Cat. (Dallay) 1491€ £150 to 200 £185.00
  • Syria
513    M
 Used
SYRIA 1919-40 M & U range on stock leaves with opts on Sowers & Mersons + later to 1940 Airs etc. (180) £20 to 25 £26.00
514    Used
SYRIA 1919-42 good to VFU collection housed on hagner leaves incl. Nov 1919 4m, 5m & 1p (2), Oct 1920 Aleppo Vilayet SG.48a (2), 49a, 50a (2), 50c (2), 51a & 52a, Oct 1921 set, Oct 1921 Air set, May 1952 Air set etc. Alaouites incl. Jan 1925 3p, 5p, 10p Airs, 1930 1p50 black opt (SG.326), Latakia July 1931 - 13 vals to 15p, Rouad 1c, 2c (2), 50c (3), Free French Forces 1942 Imp M/Sheet, SG.17a etc. (100's) Cat. £3200 £200 to 300 £200.00
515
Used on piece or front
SYRIA 1922 Air set VFU on cover front, SG.89/92, stamps Cat. £225 £35 to 50 N/S
  • West Africa
516
 M
 Used
WEST AFRICA predominantly fine M collection neatly written up in a Devon album with useful ranges from Ivory Coast, Senegal, French Guinea, Benin, Dahomey, Upper Senegal & Niger, French Sudan, Mauritania, Niger, Upper Volta, French West Africa & Togo. Superb lot, well worth viewing. ST.Cat. (Dallay) 14100€ £1000 to 1200 £1250.00
 
   
       
   
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