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Stamp auction - 3 September 2015 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 3 September 2015. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 151 - Finland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1856-1972 M & U collection in Grafton spring back album, useful range of 1856-71 'roulette' issues in mixed condition, identified by the vendor and comprise 1866 20p (3), 40p (4), 8p (3) U + 1 M & 1871 5p & 10p U. Also 1856 10k cut to shape and cancelled with pen mark and postmark. Coverage from 1875 to 1972 is not entirely complete but incl. most of the Red Cross issues, defin sets and most commems. A fine base for expansion and potential bidders are advised to view. (1647) £400 to 500 £420.00
1856-1975 collection of M & U in a spring back binder. Good coverage throughout incl. useful 1860-71 roulette issues, mainly with intact teeth, plus the 1856 10k (SG.2) pen cancelled on piece, 1875 Perf 11 & 1881 Perf 12 issues with vals to 1m & 1885 issue to 1m (2). Also noted, 1889 issue with vals to 10m (incl. shades), 1917-30 Republic defins to 10m incl. some shades. Issues from 1919-65 are well covered with strength in Red Cross sets. Condition is fine throughout with potential for further development. (879 + 1 cover) £400 to 500 £460.00
711    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-69 range of first flight covers incl. AOY Helsinki - Stockholm 16.12.26, AOY 20th Anniv flight Helsinki - Stockholm 20.3.44, AOY Helsinki - New York 21.6.47, SAS Helsinki - Bangkok 26.10.49 reg Air letter etc. (8) £30 to 40 N/S
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