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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 - Nigeria
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1189
 M
 Used
THE NIGERIAS collection on leaves. Lagos 1874-75 2d, 4d, 6d U, 1876-79 1d unused, 3d (2), 4d, 6d U. 1882 1d o.g, 2d, 3d U, 1884 incl. 6d, 1s U, 1887-1902 (7 vals) to 10d M, 5s M, other vals to 2/6d U (some faded). KEVII vals to 1s. Niger Coast 1892-94 set to 1s M, 1894 to 1s, 1894 (May) too 1s (2), 1894 Prov ½ on half 1d pale blue used on small piece, 1897-88 to 1s. Southern Nigeria 1901 to 1s, 1902 to 6d M, 1904 to 2/6d M or U, 1907-11 to 5s M (2/6d & 2d U), 1912 to 2/6d most U, 1914 incl. 1s (2), 2/6d, 5s M, 5s, 10s & to 1s U, also £1 U (faults), 1921-32 incl. 2/6d M etc. 1935 Jubilee U, 1936 incl. 2/6d to £1 M, 1938 to 2/6d (5), 5s (4) fair U, 1948 Silver Wedding FU, QEII sets to £1 U etc. Condition varied. (378) Cat. £1660++ £150 to 180 £390.00
1190
 M
 Used
THE NIGERIAS collection on leaves with Lagos 1887-1902 5d, 6d M, 5s o.g, also a few KEVII. Niger Coast 1892 set to 1s FU, 1894 to 1s, 1894 (May) to 1s etc. Northern Nigeria incl. 1910 2/6d U. Southern Nigeria 1904 to 2/6d U, 1909 to 2/6d U. Nigeria 1911 to 2/6d incl. shades U, 1921 to 2/6d U, Silver Jubilee M, 1938 to 5s U, 1948 Silver Wedding U, 1953 to £1 U, later to £1 U etc. Condition varied. (few 100) Cat. approx £1400 £130 to 160 £140.00
1191
 Used
THE NIGERIAS with Southern Nigeria 1901 to 2/6d M, 1903 to 6d U & to 6d & 2/6d M, 1907 vals to 1s, 1912 to 2/6d M & to 2/6d U. Northern Nigeria1902 5d & 1s M, to 1s & 10s U, 1905 to 2/6d M & 1912 to 10s M. Lagos 1887 CCA set M, 1897 to 6d (2) M & 1884 to 1s U. Niger Coast 1892 to 1s U, 1894 to 1s M, & to 1s U various perfs. 1894 (July) to 1s (2) U, 1897-98 to 10s U incl. 2/6d (2) & 1s (2) etc. Also to 1s (2) M & 10s corner example M. (210) £170 to 200 £310.00
1192
 M
1914-29 MCCA set, fresh M, SG.1/12. (12) Cat. £275 £95 to 120 £92.00
1193
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-31 pair of reg covers to UK, 5d frankings with scarce pmks of Numan and Damaturu with reg labels named in red m/s, 1931 3d reg + 1d (2) envelope with AFIKPO cancels to Newcastle upon Tyne, 1936 pair RETOUR marked airmails from GB being FF London - Kano, another addressed FORTLAMY b/stamps also MAIDUGENI - Nigeria - unusual. (5) £80 to 100 N/S
1194
 M
 Used
Collection on leaves with range of KGV vals to 2/6d U, 1935 Jubilee U, 1936 set to £1 M & to 5s U, 1935 Jubilee U, 1938-51 all perfs & shades to 5s (4) UM, also a similar set U but only 2/6d (4), 1948 Silver Wedding UM & U, 1949 UPU, 1953 to £1 U. (184) Cat. £845 £80 to 100 £80.00
1195
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 (29.10) Lagos - London 1st flight, series of illustrated envelopes for certain stages of the route, franked 2d for internal mail, 6d for England. The 6d frankings made up by pairs of the scarcer 3d, P.12½ x 13½, each bears 4 line dated flight cachet (17) £100 to 120 N/S
1196
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 Pan-Am's FAM 22 flight to Accra, Nigerian acceptance covers for return stages incl. Bathhurst, Gambia, Belem & Natal, Brazil, Trinidad, Puerto Rico & Miami. Frankings range from 1/6d to 3s, all bear 'First-Airmail USA-Nigeria' dated cachet. (6) £40 to 55 N/S
1197    M
 Used
1953-67 M & U collection on leaves incl. mainly VFU complete sets of defins, commems & Postage Dues. (282) Cat. £329 £50 to 60 N/S
1198
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1963 Feb 17th 1st Official flight to London Kano - Maidugari leg envelope franked 2d & Maidugari - London cover franked 6d, 1936 Imperial Airways 1st flights locally from Kano - Kadung, Kano - Oshogbo, Kano - Miuna, Miuna - Lagos, Miuna - Oshogbo, Oshogbo - Lagos - all bear 2d or combinations to 2d. (8) £60 to 75 N/S
 
   
       
   
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