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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 - New Zealand
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1109
Used (on letter or envelope)
19th/20thC fine assembly of QV & KEVII postcards, covers & letter cards, lovely illustrated example in colour with 1888 mourning cover to Dringhouses, York, strip of three QV 2d Waltons, 1903 KEVII 1d postal stationery envelope 2½d Lake Wakatipu + 1½d Boer contingent added, cancelled NZ Awamoko c.d.s, 1904 reg. Petone cover franked 2d (2) Pictorials, 1908 KEVII 1d - all over illustrated letter card used Rotorua to UK etc. (24) £100 to 120 £100.00
1110
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC notable assembly of early PPC's, many views, different KGV letter cards illustrated Dunedin Exhibition 1d cover, early Healths, underpaid and unclaimed covers, 1930/40's fine illustrated covers - many pictorial values incl. 1940 Centennials, scarce postal stationery items, much more to view. (67) £70 to 90 £110.00
1111
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC pair of Marine Post Office cancelled covers to Canada or UK with RMS Niagara or RMS Manganui, WWI/WWII censored covers with 3 line 'PASSED BY THE/MILITARY CENSOR/NZ' in blue (3), another in red, 1919 large circular postcard with NZ censor mark in blue, WWII different censor marks on labelled covers (6) & illustrated patriotic covers - all used to USA (7) etc. (20) £60 to 80 £110.00
1112
Used (on letter or envelope)
1900-02 Boer War illustrated unused 1d postal stationery cards (9) with four postally used, showing different camp scenes and Officers' portraits. (13) £80 to 100 £105.00
1113
Used (on letter or envelope)
1900-02 - a similar lot as above of illustrated 1d postal stationery cards - all unused. (14) £70 to 90 £105.00
1114    Used
1862-1978 collection of good to VFU in a Merton album. Useful range of Chalons incl. 1862 (Feb) 1d, 2d, 6d & 1s, 1862 (Dunedin) 2d (2) & 6d, 1864 with vals to 1s incl. the 4d rose plus a few later issues. Later QV issues are rather sparse but KEVII & KGV defins are well represented. Noted 1906 & 1925 Christchurch & Dunedin Exhibition sets. Health stamps incl. 1931 Smiling Boys, amongst others. KGVI issues are well covered incl. 1936 Pictorial issue with some perf variations. Coverage of other KGVI & QEII issues seem to be virtually complete. Finally a good range of Stamp Duty & Postal Fiscal issues in need of sorting. Also a few Ross Dependency & Tokelau plus the 1906 Victoria Land 1d (minor staining). A good collection which should be viewed. (few 100) ST.Cat. £8000+ £850 to 1000 N/S
1115
 Used
1862-63 No Wmk pelure paper 1s deep green with superb numeral '15' cancellation (Nelson), stamp has good square margins, SG.86. (1) Cat. £1100 £280 to 375 £290.00
1116
 Used
1862-63 No wmk pelure paper 6d black brown, mainly clear margins - touching lower right side, fine barred oval cancel. (1) Cat. £250 £45 to 60 £82.00
1117
 Used
1862-63 No Wmk pelure paper Imperf 2d pale ultramarine, good to large margins for these, fine used Numeral '1' at Auckland, a tiny trace of thinning hardly detracts, SG.83. (1) Cat. £800. £150 to 180 £150.00
1118
 Used
1862-64 Large Star Imperf 6d black brown, good to large margins for these, fine used barred oval, SG.41. (1) Cat. £130 £35 to 45 £36.00
1119    M
 Used
1864-1972 substantial M & U collection in three Exeter albums. Pre 1898 issues are few but offer a small range of Chalons in mixed condition incl. a range of perf vals (mainly from the 1862 issue) plus 1871 2d (SG.130) & 1872 2d (SG.138), also a few Sideface issues incl. 1878 5s, part o.g. (SG.186). Good coverage of the 1898-1900 Pictorial issues - mainly U plus 1898 set M. Useful selection of KEVII & KGV Defins mixed M & U incl. 1906 Christchurch Exhibition set M, 1913 Auckland Exhibition set M. From the 1925 Dunedin Exhibition set M to the 1935 Silver Jubilee - all Exhibition & Health sets are present M & U. Later defin & Pictorial issues to 1972 appear to be complete M & U together with first day covers & M/Sheets M & U, plus several sheets of interesting flaws, mainly from 1967 & 1970 Defin sets. Also noted 'Official opts' on commems & KEVII, KGV, KGVI, QEII defin issues M or U. Inspection is strongly recommended. (few 100's), ST.Cat. £8,500+ £1200 to 1500 £1200.00
1120
 Used
1864-71 4d yellow Large Star - two shades, nicely used, SG.120. (2) Cat. £240 £45 to 60 N/S
1121
 M
1874-78 QV first side face issue (New Zealand Postage) perf 12½ 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 6d & 1/- M, 1d & 3d have some trimmed perfs and 2d some blunt or nibbled perfs right hand side, otherwise fine. (6) S.T. Cat. £1550 £170 to 220 £170.00
1122    M
1878-98 range of mint QV side faces comprising 1878 2s SG.185 M & 5s unused (no gum and not incl. in valuation), ½d SG.217, 2½d SG.220, 5d SG.223, 6d SG.224b, 1s SG.226, 1d SG.228, 2d SG.229, 4d SG.232, 3d SG.240 & 8d SG.244. A few rough perfs (normal for these issues) but o/w clean and attractive. (12) ST.Cat. £970 £120 to 150 £120.00
1123
 M
1898-1906 useful range of pictorial issues M on 6 album pages incl. various papers with various perforations and with or without watermarks. Not complete but would provide a good base for further development. the 2s & 5s vals from the 1898 issue are without gum and not included in the valuation. Also a few ½d Cook and 1d Universal issues plus a marginal block of 12 of the ½d value, each stamp with the vertical double black lines and believed to have been used in the Dickie experiment for Slot Machine Trials. Finally the 1906 Christchurch Exhibition set M. (65) ST. Cat. £1800+ £250 to 350 N/S
1124
 M
1899 Pictorial Defins (fine M) 2½d (2) SG.260, 260c, 4d (3) SG.262, 262a, 262b, 5d (2) SG.263, 263a, 6d (3) SG.264, 265, 265c, 8d (2) SG.266, 266a, 1s SG.268a. (15) Cat. £595 £100 to 130 N/S
1125    M
1899-1939 useful collection of M Postage Dues on leaves incl. 1899 complete sets SG.D1 to 16 plus ½d SG.D1a (stop after 'D', bottom left stamp in block of four), 1902 ½d SG.D17, 1904 ½d & 2d SG.18 & 20, 1906 1d SG.D21a, 1925 ½d & 2d SG.D27 & 28 and 1925 ½d & 2d (lithographed wmk) SG.D27 & D28 & 1925 ½d to 3d SG.D29/32. Also 1939-49 sets SG.D41/44 & D45/47. Inspection recommended. (35) ST.Cat. £1000+ £170 to 190 £170.00
1126
Used (on letter or envelope)
1899-1960's range of envelopes & wrappers, mainly fine unused incl. QV envelopes 1899 2d, 1900 ½d, 1d, 2d, wrappers 1899 ½d, 1924 ½d, 1935 1d, 1949 ½d, 1944 P.O.W 6d (35 items) + a few Ross Dependency stamps + 1954 Antarctic Expedition labels (2) etc. £50 to 65 £50.00
1127
 M
1900 ½d & 2d M, SG.271/2, 1900 (Mar-Dec) ½d (4) SG.273/a,b,c, 1d (2) SG.274a/b, 1½d (3) SG.275a,b,c, 2d (3) SG.276/b,c - all fine M. (14) Cat. £264 £60 to 70 £70.00
1128
 UM
 M
1902-49 Postage Dues, fine M (or UM) range on printed leaves incl. 1902 ½d, SG.D17, 1904-08 P.11 ½d & 1d, P.14 2d (2), 1919-20 1d, 2d, 1925 'Jones' chalky paper D26 ½d, 1925 No Wmk set D27/8, 1925 Cowan paper D41/D47a etc. (26) Cat. £340 £60 to 75 £62.00
1129
 UM
 M
1903-39 Express Delivery 6d 1903 SG.E1, 1926-36 E2/3, 1937-39 E4/5, 1939 E6 - all except E1 & E2 are UM. (7) Cat. £447 £80 to 100 N/S
1130
Used (on letter or envelope)
1907 1d Universal cover, locally used to Denniston, s/line Consignee's letter h/stamp in green, also pair, cover & PPC from GB or USA, 'To Pay' marks and 1d or 1d x3 Dues. (3) £45 to 60 £66.00
1131
 M
1908-09 KEVII definitive issue comprising 1908 ½d, plus 1909 set P.14 x 14½ M, plus 1913 Auckland Industrial Exhibition set M. (14) ST. Cat. £465 £80 to 100 £85.00
1132
 Unused
1909-12 ½d green marginal single from booklet with 'Star' in margin, unused but scarce, SG.387 var. (1 item) £35 to 50 N/S
1133

1909-12 Imperf Plate Proofs in black on green 2d top marginal & 1s. Scarce. (2) £40 to 50 £40.00
1134
 M
 Used
1909-16 ½d to 1s set of nine with both 4d, the 8d scarcer wmk inverted, 1909-16 Line Perf set of five to 1s (SG.395/99), 1915-30 set of fifteen 1½d to 1s, Officials 1910 ½d, 1910-16 3d both Perfs 6d two shades & 1s - all mounted M, fresh colours. Also 1909 set of nine, fair used. (44) Cat. £560 £120 to 140 N/S
1135
 M
1909-16 set of eight to 1s M, SG.388/394. (8) Cat. £160. £45 to 60 £45.00
1136
 UM
 M
1910-16 Officials set + perf variations from SG.074/077 plus a different Universal 1d Officials, SG.078/81, fine M or UM. (11) Cat. £225 £60 to 75 £62.00
1137

1915-28 Imperf Proofs 3d in black brown, 4d in orange - both overprinted colour/print. Scarce. (2) £30 to 40 N/S
1138
 Used
1915-30 1s orange-brown used with parcel cancellation as usual (SG.430cc). Very scarce. (1) Cat. £450 £110 to 140 N/S
1139
 M
 Block of four
1915-30 8d indigo blue, two perf pairs in block of four UM or M, also 8d red-brown block of four M (2x UM), marginal at left, SG.427b, 428. (8) Cat. £196+ £50 to 65 £50.00
1140

1915-30 Imperf Plate Proofs in black ½d, 1½d, 2d (3), 3d & 8d, also ½d in green. (8) £30 to 40 £30.00
1141
 M
1915-36 collection of M KGV-KGVI issues on 7 album pages comprising amongst others, 1915-30 defins to 1/- plus 1916 1½d (2) to 3d (SG.431/33) & 1918 ½d & 1½d (SG.438), 1920 Victory set, 1922 Surcharge, 1923 1d (SG.460), 1925 ½d & 2d (SG.446 & 448), Dunedin Exhibition set, 1926 2s & 3s Admirals (SG.446/447), 1935 Pictorials to 3s (excl. ½d & 1s), 1935 Jubilee set, 1936 Pictorial set, 1936 Congress set & 1937 KGVI Coronation set. An attractive lot in fine condition. (75) ST.Cat. £830 £140 to 180 £145.00
1142
 UM
 M
1927-61 fine M (many UM) range of Officials incl. 1927 1d Admiral (3 diff), 2s Admiral, 1936-61 set (4), Mult NZ & Star Wmk complete set + several perf variations from SG.0115/9, 0120/0133b. Useful & elusive lot. (35) Cat. £1030 £200 to 240 N/S
1143
 Used
1931 Smiling Boys set, FU (1d value is washed), SG.546/7. (2) Cat. £135 £30 to 45 N/S
1144
 M
1931-40 Postal Fiscal £4 light blue M (heavily toned), SG.F166. (1) Cat. £500 £60 to 75 £60.00
1145
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-35 & later illustrated F.F covers with 5d or 7d Airmail values with cacheted Auckland - Dargaville, 1934 Feb/Mar F.F Transtasman by ULM & Kingsford Smith, F.F Christchurch - Dunedin, 1938 'ALL-UP' illustrated NZ - Australia - GB, 1941 Auckland - Suva, 1940 NZ - USA cachet, rated 6s, 1953 illustrated Christchurch - KLM F.F. Amsterdam + return, 1950 Wellington - Sydney by Solent Flying Boat with others. Fine assembly. (12) £60 to 75 £52.00
1146
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934-70 first flight covers (33) incl. C.T.P ULM 1934 Auckland - Sydney official cover franked 7d Air with cachet, 1934 Kingsford Smith flight 1934 Kaitaia - Sydney official cover, ULM 1934 Kaitaia - Sydney official cacheted cover, East Coast Airways 1935 Gisborne - Napier official cover. Union Airways 1936 Palmerston North - Dunedin, All Up 1938 first flight to Calcutta scarce leg with b/stamp, another but Timaru - London and on to Quebec by sea special cover, 1943 first civilian airgraph service New Zealand - England, Carterton - Sheffield, scarce, 1943 another for Carterton - Bulawayo etc. Nice lot, viewing recommended. £130 to 150 £180.00
1147
 UM
 M
1936-42 Pictorial Defin set, also some perf variations, scarce Inverted wmks, 'Q' error etc. Very useful lot. Also 1935 Jubilee set - all fine M (many UM), from SG.573/590c. (29) Cat. £1400. £300 to 375 £350.00
1148
 M
 Used
1938-44 Counter Coil pairs, eight with rubber stamp controls, vals to 5d & twelve with printed controls, vals to 9d - mixed M or UM plus eight similar from 1960-66 issues. Also a range of M or UM individual stamps (57) incl. the 1940 Centenary set UM, finally 1940's-50's Social Security Revenue U or unused range (29) with vals to £1 (3) etc. (114 items) £65 to 85 N/S
1149
 M
 Used
1938-48 valuable M collection (a few FU) on leaves covering the KGVI period, highlights incl. 1936-42 Pictorial defins with good range of perf variations (identified), noted a corner marginal Plate block of the 3s Perf 13-14 x 13½ (2x UM), Officials of this issue well represented with perf variations, 1940 Centenary set, similar Officials incl. pairs (6 diff) with variety 'ff' joined M or UM, Healths incl. 1949 1d corner marginal block with 'no stop below D or 1D,' Fiscal Arms Types vals from 1/3d to £1 (2) incl. 7/6d unsurfaced etc. Also included Dues, Life Insurance etc. (317) Cat. £5600 £950 to 1250 £1050.00
1150
 UM
 M
1940-58 Postal Fiscals Surcharged 3/6d (2), 5/6d & 11s, fine M, SG.F212/5, Wiggins Teape paper 1/3d UM, another (shade) top marginal (both wmk inverted), £1 corner marginal UM, SG.F217w & F218. (6) Cat. £207 £100 to 130 £100.00
1151
 UM
 M
1940-58 Postal Fiscals 'Wiggins Teape' chalky paper 1/3d (both) set to £1, fresh M (several UM), SG.F191/F203. (14) Cat. £625 £200 to 240 N/S
1152
 M
1940-58 Postal fiscals 1/3d to £1 incl. extra 4s, 6s, 10s & £1 Wmk Inverted, fine M, from SG.F191/F203w. (16) Cat. £840 £160 to 220 £200.00
1153
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940-70 range of first or special flight covers (34) incl. 1940 April 30th Teal first flight Auckland - Sydney back stamp Qantas reception cachet, 1943 first Avilian Airgraph Carterton - Bristol with original delivery envelope etc. (3) £60 to 80 £90.00
1154
 M
1947-52 1s single with central vignette centred low & pair with central vignettes centred right, M, SG.686 var. Scarce. (3) £35 to 45 £42.00
1155
 M
 Used
1953-2013 M & U collection housed in three well filled albums. £150 to 200 N/S
1156
 UM
1955-59 QEII defin imperforate pairs on gummed watermarked paper - 1d pairs (2) & 2d pairs (2), note one 1d pair with slight crease. (4 pairs) £50 to 65 N/S
1157
 M
1958 2d on 1½d Error Surcharge on SG.725, three M examples (2x UM), SG.763b. (3) Cat. £390 £75 to 100 N/S
 
   
       
   
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