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Stamp auction - 4 February 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - Ceylon
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
577
 M
1857 Wmk Star Imperf 1s9d green, o.g. & three clear margins, fresh appearance, SG.11, clear RPS Cert. 2015. (1) Cat. £800 £200 to 250 £200.00
578
 M
 Unused
1857-59 Wmk Star 1d (2) shades unused, 2d (2) unused another 2d M, all clear margins, close in places, SG.1/3a (5) £250 to 300 £310.00
579
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1861-64 10d U examples (2), another on cover with barred oval cancel & m/s 'stamped' (not tied), range of QV vals (8) optd SERVICE, 1893-99 CCA 3c on block of six + single, also 30c M (2 shades) also 2c stationery card uprated 3c to Namur (station) R.S.A, another on cover to USA etc. (19 + 4 covers) £70 to 90 £70.00
580
 M
1861-64 Wmk Star 1d dull blue, fine M, variety IMPERFORATE ON THREE SIDES - perforated at base only, taken from the top row of a sheet where the top row was imperforate on three sides. Unusual & scarce. (1) £100 to 125 N/S
581
 M
 Used
1861-64 Wmk Star rough P. 14 to 15½ 9d deep brown, M & U examples, 9d olive sepia M. £150 to 200 N/S
582
 M
1867-70 range of QV vals from 1d to 2s o.g. or part o.g. odd reversed wmk vals comprise 1d (2), 2d (2), 4d (3), 5d (3), 6d (3), 8d, 9d, 10d, 1s (2) & 2s. Attractive group, from SG.63/72. (19) £400 to 500 £410.00
583
 M
 Used
1872-80 CCC range of vals to 48c U + 16c Av M, (STC. £234) + 1886 CCA range of M pairs 5c (2 pairs), 15c (2 pairs), 15c (2 pairs), 25c (2 pairs), 28c, also 15c Plate block of 8 incl. break in line of value tablet, also a couple of covers (43 + 2 covers). £60 to 80 N/S
584
 Used
1872-80 CCC range of U comprising 2c, 4c (6), 8c (4), 16c (4), 16c inverted wmk, 24c (4), 32c (4), 36c (5) + STRIP OF FOUR, 48c (5), 64c, 96c (2) & 1879 2R.50, generally sound U group, from SG.121/138. STC £1150+ £100 to 150 N/S
585
 M
 Used
1882 16c on 24c green M & unused (4), U (5), 20c on 64c red brown M (2) & U (13), incl. odd surch variety, mixed condition. ST.Cat. £400+ (34) £40 to 55 N/S
586
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1883-93 CCA 2c (both), 4c (both) & 8c in M pairs + 2c green block of 4, 8c marginal block of eight, all M or UM, SG.146/150, ST.Cat. £280+, also three covers bearing various frankings from this issue. £50 to 60 £50.00
587
 M
 Used
1885 surcharged locally 10c on 64c red brown, 10c on 24c brown purple, 1r.12c on 2r.50 all M or unused, also U examples 10c on 24c brown purple (2), 15c on 16c pale violet, 30c on 36c blue, 56c on 96c drab & 1R.12 on 2R.50 (5), from SG.164/186, generally sound, ST.Cat. £800+ (19) £100 to 130 N/S
588
 M
 Used
1886-circa 1950 collection of M & U on leaves in spring back binder, main emphasis on the KGV & KGVI Pictorial Defin set with KGV to 1r M & U and KGVI to 5r mixed M & U. Good range of perforation varieties identified by the vendor, but not checked by us. In addition - a small range of QV, KEVII & KGV 'Key Plate' issues on hagner display pages & 3 extra leaves. The last four pages house six different KGVI Coronation sets U. Some duplication throughout but provides opportunity for further research and would provide a fine base for development. (474) ST.Cat. £900 £100 to 140 £100.00
589
 M
 Used
1887 Crown CC sideways P.14 1R.12 dull rose piece bearing six U examples + 28c strip of 3, also M examples (8) & U examples (2), also inverted wmk U & 1895 Official 1R.12 (one service opt) SG. 201 & 017. generally fine, Cat. £1000+ (21) £100 to 140 N/S
590
 M
 Used
1898-99 6c on 15c sage green M SG.250, small range incl. Plate & gutter blocks, optd SPECIMEN, 1r50 on 2r50 M (2), single optd SPECIMEN, 2r25 on 2r50 M (& U with c.d.s & crayon mark) etc. SG.250/255. ST.Cat. £280 (19) £40 to 50 N/S
591
 M
1910-11 MCCA set M (2r is FU) 1r gum creases SG. 292/300. (9) Cat. £190 £40 to 55 £46.00
592
 M
1912-25 MCCA 15c to 10r (6 vals) M, 1921-22 MSCA 1c to 50c (15) M. (21) Cat. £130 £35 to 45 £35.00
593
 M
 Used
1935-67 predominantly M collection on leaves incl. 1935 Silver Jubilee set, 1935 Pictorial Defin set, 1938-49 set + extras etc. (168) Cat. £700 £120 to 160 N/S
594
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
INDO-CEYLON AIRMAIL COLLECTION 1936 comprehensive written up collection of first special airmail - India - Ceylon, December 1936 and INDO-CEYLON special flight Xmas 1936 - Airmail cachets, many are first or special flights on incoming or outgoing mail with colourful and multiple frankings, in addition much literature and research material with these covers - has been frequently exhibited. (78) £350 to 400 £350.00
595    M
 Used
CEYLON & SRI LANKA 1953-2013 M/UM & FU collection in two albums. £100 to 150 £105.00
 
   
       
   
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