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Stamp auction - 27 November 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 November 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 149 - First Day Covers, Presentation Packs, Phq Cards Etc.
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1948 Silver Wedding £1 value used on FDC (printed in silver with Coat of Arms at left), tied Weymouth, Dorset 26. Ap. 48 c.d.s, very fine. £80 to 100 N/S
1560   Used (on letter or envelope)
Accumulation of mainly decimal FDC's up to 2007 noted Wedgewood ½p good perfs (2), Channel Islands & Isle of Man, few Ireland & odd coin cover. (Many 100's) £100 to 120 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
ALBUM OF FDC'S incl. several better noted KEVIII, 1937 Coronation (2), odd KGVI defins, 1948 Olympics, C.I Liberation, useful QEII incl. 1953 Coronation (2), 1960 GLO, 1961 Parliamentary Conference (2), CEPT (6), some Wildings & early Regionals, good mid-late 1960's, 1964 Botanical (6), some phosphors etc. & a few modern autographed etc. (approx 200) £250 to 350 £310.00
1562   Used (on letter or envelope)
Box containing a quantity of FDC's incl. some better 1960's, 49 UPU etc. many 100's incl. odd non-GB covers. £200 to 300 £310.00
1563   Used (on letter or envelope)
1965-99 collection of 450+ housed in 7 albums & another of PHQ cards. £70 to 90 N/S
1564   Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1969-2004 PRESENTATION PACKS run through collection (appears complete) housed in 7 GPO albums incl. high value defins to £10, also incl. Prestige & Greetings booklets. face approx. £750 £500 to 600 £500.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1979-95 collection of 100 celebrity signed FDC's, signatures incl. Fatima Whitbread, Leslie Crowther, Kenneth Griffith, Beryl Reid, Magnus Magnusson, Harry Carpenter, Bobby Charlton, Henry Cooper, Virginia Wade, Alan Titchmarch, Sue Lawley, Angela Rippon etc. Then a range of signed Scientific Exploration covers (21) and a further 39 signed non-GB covers incl. Harry Secombe, Richard Branson, Dennis Thatcher, David Bellamy, Chay Blyth etc. £100 to 130 £150.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
COIN COVERS 1980's-2000+ collection of mainly Benham which includes many celebrity signed covers & Royal Mail/Mint types (slight duplication) incl. Channel Islands, I.O.M & Some non GB material (300 covers) with excellent re-sale potential. £600 to 1000 £980.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1983-2000+ BENHAM LARGE SILKS attractive run through collection incl. booklet panes, defins, greetings etc. (328) £300 to 350 £300.00
1568   Used (on letter or envelope)
1984-2005 FDC collection housed in eight P.O albums, slight duplication, values to £10, mainly typed addressed GPO covers and a few 'Pilgrim' covers. (476) £90 to 120 £120.00
1569   Used (on letter or envelope)
1984-2009 Year Books complete (19 books), 2005-09 presentation packs in album & loose (76), souvenir packs, generic sheets (11 different, each with 10x 1st Class). Total face value approx £500-£600. £250 to 300 £410.00
1570    UM
GPO YEAR BOOKS 1984-2013 complete set of 30 books, face value approx. £700. £350 to 450 £560.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
BENHAM LARGE SILK FDC's 1987-2013 collection of 637 covers incl. many scarce i.e. self-adhesive, booklet panes, post & go, high values etc. A superb lot. £500 to 700 £940.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
BENHAM SILK FDC's (high proportion are small silks) & cards covering GB & the Channel Islands plus a few non-GB, period 1990's-2000+ housed in 23 albums & loose - fills two cartons. Total of 1532 covers. Condition VF throughout - a superb lot. £600 to 700 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
BENHAM SILK FDC's collection of large & small types covering 1990's-2012. Very attractive lot. £400 to 600 £420.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1995-98 The Great War collection of illustrated flown covers commemorating events from WWI incl. The First Battle of Ypres, Battle of Ludz, Assault on Gallipoli, Bombing of London, Battle of Scotland, The French Counter - Attack, Sinking of the Lusitania etc. There are 62 covers numbered consecutively and each is signed by Capt or Pilot etc. (62 covers + 10 RAF covers from the 1970's) £50 to 70 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
BENHAM SILK FDC's collection of medium size single franking covers. 1995-2008 incl. a few non-GB. Clean & attractive lot. (approx 600) £180 to 230 £180.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
BENHAM SILK FDC's 2006-13 mainly large types incl. Olympic Gold Medal Winners etc. Super lot. (219) £250 to 350 £500.00
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