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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 - South Africa
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1470    UM
 Used
HOMELANDS bulk lot of complete sets in blocks with quantities up to 50 (mainly approx 25) predominantly UM (some c.t.o) 32 different. Cat. £780 £50 to 65 N/S
1471
 M
1913-24 set to 20s M, SG.3/16. (14) Cat. £400 £100 to 130 £135.00
1472    M
POSTAGE DUES 1914-70 fairly sparse, mostly M stock with a few useful noted. 1914 set M (a bit brown) & 3d Inverted Wmk M, 1943-44 set M with extra 3d, 1944-49 sets (2) - one without 2d etc. £55 to 75 £72.00
1473
 Used
1916 £1 green & red VFU, SG.17 (1) Cat. £350 £100 to 125 £100.00
1474
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925-74 collection of first flight covers (58) written up in a Paragon album incl. 1925 SAAF first experimental flight Capetown - Durban, franked 2d defin + 3d & 6d Airs, bears slogan machine mark & cachet, 1925 SAAF return flight Durban - Cape Town, franked ½d pair + 5d bears Airmail cachet, 1925 SAAF 2nd flight Cape Town - Port Elizabeth, franked ½d + 1½d defins & 3d Air with cachet, many more SAAF flights with a good variation of routes & frankings, 1933 Union Airways Durban - Johannesburg reg. cover on to Mbeya by Imperial Airways, another but flown on to Madras by Imperial Airways & Tata Air Service - scarce & more to view. Super lot well worth viewing. £500 to 600 N/S
1475
 M
1927-30 Pictorial set of pairs, fine M, SG.34/9, Cat. £650 £150 to 200 £210.00
1476    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929-37 Airmail or first flight covers (15) with a variety of routes & frankings. £60 to 75 N/S
1477
 M
1930-44 3d marginal pair, Wmk Inverted & incl. shattered window variety, fine M, SG.45aw/b. (2) Cat. £200++ £50 to 65 £80.00
1478
 Used
1930-44 Unhyphenated Issue - 2d blue & violet horizontal pair, one with 'airship' flaw, fine U and rare thus, SG.44ea. £200 to 250 £260.00
1479    M
 Used
SOUTH AFRICA & HOMELANDS, BOTSWANA, LESOTHO, MALAWI, SWAZILAND, ZANZIBAR & ZIMBABWE 1950's-2000 M & U collections housed in eleven albums - fills two cartons. £350 to 450 N/S
1480
 M
OFFICIALS 1935-49 issue M collection with all the basic stamps, some shades & wmk varieties, in horizontal pairs, 1947 2d marginal block of eight with one showing raised 'OFFICIAL,' generally fine, SG.O20-O34, O36-O38, Cat. £1650+ £300 to 400 N/S
1481
 M
OFFICIALS 1950-54 2d blue & violet horizontal pair, variety 'overprint inverted,' fresh M & exceptionally lightly mounted. Rare, SG.O45a, Cat. £1100 £350 to 450 £350.00
 
   
       
   
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