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Stamp auction - 10 November 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 November 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 154 - Russia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1859 Outer letter sheet bearing 1858 10k blue & brown with superb numeral '38' in three concentric circles of dots, has boxed h/stamp Riga/24 Apr 1859 and boxed Pernau arrival d/stamps. Scarce. (1) £50 to 60 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1861 entire bearing 1858 10k blue & brown with superb numeral 'I; in three concentric circles of St. Petersburg with red c.d.s. below to Pernau with arrival b/stamp. Scarce. (1) £45 to 55 £62.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1861 Outer letter sheet bearing 1858 10k blue & brown with superb numeral '38' in three concentric circles of dots of Riga to Pernau, bears Riga & Pernau c.d.s. Scarce. (1) £45 to 55 £54.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 Outer letter sheet from St. Petersburg to Pernau bearing 1858 10k blue & brown with superb numeral 'I' in three concentric circles of dots cancellation, red St. Petersburg c.d.s. 16th Nov on obverse & Pernau arrival d/stamp of 21 Nov on reverse. Scarce. (1) £50 to 65 £52.00
WENDEN small range incl. 1863 Essay in blue (3), 1863 Briefmarke unused forged single, 1863-64 4k genuine unused single and two forgeries, 1864 Arms with Pegasus (2) unused, 1866 & 1871 2k eleven singles, some with pen cancellations, one with d/stamp but repaired, 1873 2k, 1875 2k, 1878 2k, 1881-93 2k (3) one pen cancelled, 1891 2k M. A most interesting lot. (27) £70 to 85 £125.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 (Oct) Outer letter sheet bearing a pair of 1864-65 10k blue & red-brown with Riga c.d.s. & b/stamp Pernau arrival of 31st Oct. (1) £40 to 50 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 Outer letter sheet to Pernau (b/stamp arrival d/stamp Mar 10) bearing 1864-65 Perf 14½ x15 10k blue & red brown with Riga c.d.s for Mar 10. £35 to 40 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1909 postcards (4) to England from same correspondence, one with 10b defin & cancelled Sulina Tulea ship cancellation, others with same cancellation but stamps removed leaving partial pmks (one stampless card - corner fault at top). Very scarce. £60 to 75 N/S
1913-69 extensive M & U collection of 4236 stamps & 82 M/Sheets housed in six albums (3x Godden, 3x Utile), a few better items, generally fine. Nice lot, viewing recommended. Cat. £12,400. £900 to 1200 £1100.00
SOUTH RUSSIA 1918-20 surcharges on perf issues incl. scarce inverted varieties of 25r on 25k, 25r on 14k, 25r on 7k & 25r on 3k, also normals, Surcharge set of three on Savings Bank issue, some Don Territory Cossack issues incl. 20k Ermak block of four & singles. Crimea 1919 50k pair & single. Good lot - all M or fine o.g. (57) Cat. £1000+ £200 to 250 £260.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1920's issues on cover incl. a good variety of registered items (10), postcards etc. Also a bundle of Ukraine provisional postcards (17) unused. (34) £80 to 100 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's propaganda cards (6) 'Dogs of War' cards depicting various Nazi leaders, fair to fine condition, Himmler card used, others unused. Very scarce. £120 to 150 £170.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's thin card on brownish paper stock showing two fine images of Hitler playing a 'Goebbels' gramophone in 1941 & then again in 1943, c.t.o with small stain on reverse. Scarce. (1) £50 to 60 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's three image propaganda card showing the sinking of German submarines, fine & scarce. £60 to 80 £60.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWII propaganda cards (15) anti German cards & feldpost letter cards. Unusual & seldom seen images incl. Hitler resting against a head stone and Hitler being held by Russian pliers. £250 to 300 £250.00
1961 Cosmic Flight on aluminium surfaced paper 1r, fine M, accompanied by the 22nd Communist Party Congress red overprint on the same stamp, SG.2635/6. (2) Cat. £156 £40 to 50 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1964 Outer letter sheet bearing 1858 10k blue & brown, cancelled Reval d/stamp (firm's h/stamp at left), b/stamp Reval & Pernau d/stamp of 10th & 11th March. Scarce. (1) £45 to 55 £46.00
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