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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 - Subject Cards
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Aviation
188   Used (on letter or envelope)
AVIATION incl. 1909 Louis Bleriot flies from Calais to Dover showing the exact spot where he landed, numbered card issued during WWI for War Savings certificate card - shows New French Aeroplane (fastest machine in the world), 1913 Pierre Verrier Flying at Hendon, 1925 Ivan Unger & Gladys Roy playing tennis on wings of airplane in flight etc. £30 to 40 £25.00
  • Birds
Used (on letter or envelope)
BIRDS 20thC native to many areas incl. exotic & very colourful; Birds of Prey, Art types & RP's. (260) £150 to 200 £150.00
  • Comic
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC box containing 470 cards incl. 1960's-70's seaside humour. £50 to 70 £92.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
COMIC collection of 270 cards in two modern albums incl. Bamforth, Donald McGill etc. £50 to 60 £82.00
  • Cricket
Used (on letter or envelope)
CRICKET card of P&O Stratheden, reverse signed by England team incl. D. Compton (19 signatures), Yorkshire team photo 1923/24, Surrey team photos of 1939 & 1952 + a couple of modern cards. £25 to 35 £92.00
  • Erotica
Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA collection of 336 different repro photographic cards in sepia of Victorian or Edwardian ladies, either nude or in various stages of undress, lingerie, stockings, suspenders etc. A beautiful collection, originals of these are rarely seen. (336) £75 to 90 £75.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
EROTICA ditto as above - a wholesale lot of ten complete sets. (3360) £500 to 600 £500.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAILWAY selection incl. Railway disaster - Hebden Bridge 1912, Spotforth Station 1905, Darley Station, Church Fenton Station 1906, Pateley Station etc. Also Music Hall entrances incl. Harry Lauder, Vesta Tilley, George Robey etc. (18 + a couple modern) £40 to 50 £125.00
  • Wartime
Used (on letter or envelope)
WARTIME accumulation of cards (approx 180) incl. patriotic silks, bombed ruins, camps, military, gatherings, groups, parades etc. Also a selection of ephemera, censored mail etc. £100 to 150 £400.00
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