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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 - France
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
712
 M
FRENCH OCCUPATIONS M collection on leaves from Arad, Germany - French Zone, Memel, Sarre & Upper Silesia. ST.Cat Dallay 1020€. (100's) £100 to 130 £115.00
713
 M
 Used
1949-70's collection of M & U housed in a well filled Senator album commencing with a range of Ceres & Napoleon imperfs in mixed condition, perf issues incl. 1869 5f (2) - faults, 1861 10c unofficial P.7 U, odd early on cover, Peace & Commerce issues vals to 5f mainly U + the odd M, 1900 Mersons incl. 50c M (Cat. £120), 5f M (Cat. £110), Sowers M & U ranges, 1917 War Orphans 50c M (Cat. £300), 1gf M (Cat. £500), 1918 Red Cross M (Cat. £150), 1922 War Orphans incl. 5f FU (Cat. £180), 1925 5f Paris Exhibition M (Cat. £170), 1926-27 War Orphans set M (Cat. £200), 1927 Air set M (Cat. £550), 1928 Sinking Fund FU (Cat. £225), 1928 Surcharge Sinking Fund set FU (Cat. £85), 1929 & 1930 Sinking Fund set FU (Cat. £220), 1936 Air 50f FU (Cat. £450), 1936 100th flight between France & S. America set M (Cat. £474), 1937 Museums set M (Cat. £200), 1937 PEXIP M/Sheet M (Cat. £550) etc. Good coverage of later issues to 1970's. (100's) £500 to 650 £760.00
714
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1910-79 range of Airmail/first flight covers etc. incl. 1910 Nantes Aviation Meeting used semi-official, 1924 Vincennes Aviation Meeting set of 6 unused semi-officials, 1931 Lyon Philatelic Exhibition m/sheet of 4 brown vignettes plus similar in blue, 1931 Vincennes Aviation Day Special CIDNA flight to Bucharest 7 return special card bearing vignette, then a range of 28 first flight covers/or items of stationery 1950's-70's. (33 items) £50 to 60 £50.00
715
 Used
1922 War Orphans set, FU, SG.388/395. (8) Cat. £275 £50 to 60 £52.00
716    M
 Used
COLLECTION BALANCE carton containing a quantity of stamps on leaves, in stock book, in packets, old auction lots, collection remnants, postal history etc. Lots of hidden better items e.g. 1952 Red Cross booklet (Cat. £500), 1923 Bordeaux Philatelic Congress 1f (Cat. £650), 1917 War Orphans Fund set FU (Cat. £3250). Careful viewing is essential. £500 to 800 £1300.00
717
 Used
1927 Air set, VFU, SG.455/6. (2) Cat. £600 £100 to 120 £165.00
718
 Used
1927 Strasbourg Exhibition M/Sheet, VFU with Exhibition postmarks, SG.MS.454b. (1) Cat. £1600 £300 to 400 £430.00
719    M
 Used
LARGE CARTON containing a bulky accumulation housed in six albums, three stock books, leaves & packets etc. incl. a Scott Speciality album of M & U with a good run through with several better items incl. 1925 Paris Exhibition sheet M (Cat. £1700), 1927 5f Air M (Cat. £350), 1936 50f Air FU (Cat. £475), 1936 Air set M (Cat. £520), 1937 PEXIP sheet M - tape marks at top & base (Cat. £600), further in other albums/leaves incl. Peace & Commerce duplicated on leaves FU, duplicated Charity issues & more for viewing. (massive catalogue value) £1000 to 1200 £1000.00
720
 UM
1928 Sinking Fund Type I, II & III together as a UM marginal strip of three, SG.463. (3) Cat. £600+ £100 to 120 £350.00
721
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1930 Sinking Fund booklet contains two panes of four stamps (SG.480), one stamp has gum fault & some minor tones in upper margin of pane. Very scarce booklet, SG.CSB2. (1) Cat. £1300 £200 to 250 N/S
722
 Used
1936 Air 50pf, VFU (slight thin), SG.541. (1) Cat. £475 £60 to 75 £66.00
723
 M
1936 South America flight in marginal pairs M (gum disturbed), very fresh, SG.553/4, Cat. £948 £130 to 180 N/S
724
 Used
1937 PEXIP M/Sheet, superb U with Exhibition postmarks, SG.MS581. (1) Cat. £475 £100 to 130 £100.00
725
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-71 Air Bleu first flight covers (30) fine lot written up on leaves incl. (9) Initial Restart Services July 7th 1937 incl. Paris - Grenoble cacheted Pilot signed, St Etienne - pairs cacheted pilot signed, Toulouse - pairs cacheted pilot signed, PAIRS - NICE SERVICE 16th Feb 1938 Paris - Marseille - pairs both cachets scarce round trip cover, Lyon Paris with cachet, Lyon - Orange with cachet, back stamped Avignon scarce intermediate stage, Nice - Marseille Air Bleu cover sent by Chief Pilot to himself with cachet, 1939 Toulouse - Limoges pilot signed H. Devicourt, 1939 Perpignan - Limoges Aero Club cachet etc. superb lot well worth inspection. £200 to 250 £200.00
726
 Used
1950 & 1951 Celebrities sets, both VFU, SG.1095/1100, 1113/8. (12) Cat. £160 £30 to 40 N/S
 
   
       
   
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