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Stamp auction - 29 June 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 June 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 153 - France
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
696
 M
 Used
COLLECTION of M & U housed in a multi ring album set out in themes rather than catalogue order. Noted Sinking Fund for years 1928, 1929, 1931 (both sets) + others, Airs etc. (100's) £120 to 150 £260.00
697
Used (on letter or envelope)
1821-2002 accumulation of covers & one or two early EL's. Noted inaugural voyages 1935 'Normandie,' 1953 'SS Antilles,' 1962 'France,' 1966 'Chevalier Paul,' 1970 Hovercraft (signed), also attractive Concarneau illustrated envelope, censored, registered. (75) £65 to 80 £82.00
698
 M
 Used
1849-1938 early to middle period M & U ranges, on stock leaves with some duplication. (624) £40 to 55 £82.00
699
 M
 Used
1849-1943 M & U collection housed in a multi ring album with many Ceres & Napolean Heads, Peace & Commerce & a good run of commems. Nice lot to expand. ST.Cat. £5450 £350 to 450 N/S
700
 M
 Used
1849-2003 M & U collection of defin stamps on stock sheets commencing with 1849 20c & 25c, 1853 Napoleon Empire Franc issue, 1862 to 80c, 1863-70 Laureated issues to 80c, 1869 5fr, 1870-71 Ceres to 80c, 1872-75 Large Figures, 1876 Sage N under B 1fr, 1876 N under U to 1fr, 1877-90 Sage Type III to 5fr, Blanc 1900 & 1902 Mouchon, 1900 Merson to 20fr. 1903-06 Sameuse, 1914 10c Red Cross gutter pair, 1923 Pasteur set M, 1927, 1928 & 1929 Sinking Fund sets, 1932-39 Peace to 1fr40, 1938 Ceres set, 1938-40 Mercury set, 1939 Iris, 1940-41 Surcharges to 20fr on 50fr Ader. 1941-42 Petain incl. gutter pairs, 1945-46 Ceres & Marianne issue to 100fr, 1947-51 to 18fr, 1949 Stamp Centenary strip in UM block of four, 1954-59 Harvesters & Cock pre cancel series M. 1955 Frimmatic-Framont 20fr booklets (2), 1955-59 France set & sheet of ten, 1965 & 1975 pre cancel sets, 1967-69 Republic, 1971-76 Marianne, 1975 Arphila sheet, 1977-81 Sabine incl. coils. 1982-89 Liberty + coils, 1.80 and 2.20 Epreuve du Timbre 4 booklets, 1989-96 Marianne set + coils, 1997-2002 Marianne of 14 July sets etc. £600 to 800 N/S
701
 Used
1861 unofficial 'SUSSE' perfs 1c, 10c (2), 20c (3 singles), also 20c - two used together on small piece, also 80c (cut straight on two sides), all used, the condition varied. (9) £60 to 75 N/S
702
 Unused
 Used
1870 1c, 2c (2), 4c (2), 20c (2), 25c unused or o.g, 4c, 5c (2), 10c (2), 20c U. Scarce group, condition varied, also 5c, 25c reprint. (16) £40 to 60 £62.00
703
Used (on letter or envelope)
1890-2004 accumulation of postal history (approx 315 items) incl. PPC's with WWI interest, patriotic prominent buildings, monuments etc. Red Cross, airmail covers incl. commercial & first flights, cachets & attractive frankings etc. £100 to 120 £145.00
704
Used (on letter or envelope)
c1890-1930 covers etc, mainly with Sower frankings incl. advertising items, three with Swiss Dues, German redirection label, WWI censor, special cancels, labels etc. (27) £80 to 100 N/S
705
Used (on letter or envelope)
1906-2002 accumulation of covers & cards with various frankings & cancels - noted 1936 Vimy pair, 1937 50c & 10c Charity, 1949 Centenary strips (2), 1954, 1962 & 1965 Red Cross pairs, also censored, express. (87) £100 to 130 £105.00
706
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911-62 Exhibitions range of covers & cards incl. 1911 Roubaix, 1914 Lyon, 1925 Paris Arts, 1931 & 1937 Paris International, 1937 Rennes, Metz, 1938 Lyon & later incl. exhibition cachets/postmarks, vignettes, PPCs etc. (60) £50 to 80 £86.00
707
Used (on letter or envelope)
1924-89 cover accumulation with destinations incl. Argentina, USA, UK, Italy & Hungary - noted 1957 to Tras Base, Edjelah, Sahara. Good range of commemorative frankings such as 20f Lake Meije & St. Malo, several Wartime censored items, Airmail, cacheted etc. (78) £80 to 120 £80.00
708
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925-2000 range of airmail covers, destinations incl. Belgium, UK, Uruguay, Colombia, USA, Argentina, Indo-China, Chile pre-war to Magdeburg POW camp, small group of US Forces mail 1944-46, then later incl. Concorde items, frankings to 20f St. Malo, 1958 Games set & subsequent later commems. (62) £100 to 150 £180.00
709
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1929 Philatelic Exposition booklet containing Joan of Arc 50c (20), fine exhibition cancel on booklet obverse. Maury 142, Cat. 300€. Scarce. £80 to 100 £105.00
710
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 £240.00
711
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-73 accumulation of airmail covers with various destinations incl. Brazil, Argentina, Kenya, India, South Africa, USA & most European countries, some colourful frankings, a few registered, censored & first flights incl. 1939 to USA franked strip of three 2f25, New York Exhibition pair Liege Water + 1f50 conquest of South Atlantic with red cachet. (52) £120 to 150 £140.00
712
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 special cover for 'Journee dv Timbre' franked 30c + 10c Anatole pair - both with ovpt & 1st in negative, tied by 'Journee dv Timbre Nice - 1938' boxed cancel. £30 to 40 N/S
713
 M
1936 10f South Atlantic Air M, SG.554. (1) Cat. £450 £60 to 75 N/S
714
 M
1936 10f South Atlantic Air in marginal pairs M (gum disturbed), very fresh, SG.553/4, Cat. £948 £130 to 180 N/S
715
 UM
1937 PEXIP cut down M/Sheet with exhibition cancel at each corner, 1964 1f Philatelic UM block of four with labels UM, accompanied by entrance ticket. (3) £80 to 120 N/S
716
 Used
1937 PEXIP M/Sheet, VFU with exhibition cancels, SG.MS581. (1) Cat. £475 £80 to 100 N/S
717
 Used
1937 PEXIP M/Sheet, VFU with exhibition cancels, SG.MS581. (1) Cat. £475 £80 to 100 N/S
718
 Used
1937 PEXIP M/Sheet, VFU with exhibition cancel at base - away from stamps, SG.MS581. (1) £80 to 100 N/S
719
 UM
1941 1f on 1f.25 Peace pair, right stamp with Surcharge omitted, UM (signed), also a normal block of four, Maury 483h. (6) Cat. 2650€ £400 to 500 N/S
720
 UM
1941 1f on 1f.75 vertical pair, top stamp with Surcharge omitted UM, also block of six normals accompanies, Maury 486d. (8) Cat. 1900€ £300 to 400 N/S
721
 UM
1941 1f on 1f40 horizontal pair with left stamp Surcharge omitted, pair of normals accompanies. Maury 484f. (4) Cat. 2150€ £300 to 400 N/S
722
 UM
1941 1f on 2f.25 Ceres pair incl. one stamp with Surcharge omitted, corner marginal block of normals accompanies. Maury 487e. (6) Cat. 1900€. £300 to 400 N/S
723
 Forgery
1941-42 non-hinged selection on leaves of Petain & Laval issues to 2fr (10 vals) together with corresponding London forgeries. (22) £50 to 60 £68.00
724
 M
1949-50 Air set M, SG.1055/59. (5) Cat. £350 £50 to 70 N/S
725
 UM
1964 Philatelic Exhibition sheet of eight stamps + labels. (1) Cat. £425 £80 to 100 £84.00
 
   
       
   
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