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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 - South West Africa
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Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC specialist group of postage dues on covers & pieces, WWI period ½d, 1d, 2d, pieces & single 3d with POST NEUHEUSIS o/p, also m/s & 1917 c.d.s, 1929 use SG.D15 on piece & SG.D42 block of four with Hofmeyr or Asab c.d.s, 1928 covers with 1½d (2) pairs & 6d (2) pairs, cancelled Windhoek or Kalkfontein Sth, another underpaid 1930's 1d cover to USA. (12) £150 to 180 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWI group of censored covers, all South African vals to various destinations, from Swakopmund, reg. 6½d franking to Denmark & 5d rate Karibib to Windhoek (period in WWI when S.W.A newly occupied by South Africa administration), some have faults, also S.A reg. 4d envelope, reg & censored P.O.W Natal/Maritzburg to Cape Town. (10) £80 to 100 £80.00
1931 Defin set to 20s in VFU BLOCKS OF FOUR, SG.74/85. (12 blocks) £80 to 100 £115.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-35 range of first flight covers (10) incl. SWA Airways 1931 Windhoek - Omaruru, another for Omaruru - Otjiwarongo, 1931.12.19 Special Christmas flight Mariental - Kimberley flown on to Victoria West by Imperial Airways, another but from Windhoek - Cape Town then on to Bahamas 4d Air stamp - small opt scarce, South African Airways 1935 Windhoek - Kimberley on to Bulawayo by Imperial Airways etc. £80 to 95 £80.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 registered envelope to Hamburg, franked 3d block of four + pair 10d Airs, tied LUEDERITZ c.d.s, annotated to go via Kimberley - Cairo - Athens, bears red Berlin Air arrival transit cachet. Very fine. £60 to 70 £70.00
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