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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 - South Africa
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1465
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC assembly of covers & postcards with reg KGV covers, WWI circular censor marks on PPC and cover, attractive advertising, Voortrekker vals KGVI Coronations, many postmarks & slogans, WWII Bantams with better reg. rates, also to USA, Merchant Navy patriotic label, censor marks (70), a few Bechuanaland, Swaziland & Basutoland, 1947 Royal Visit covers, QEII postmark interest. (80 items) £80 to 100 £80.00
1466
  1910-63 M & U collection broadly complete for the period incl. 1913-24 ½d to £1 set U with numerous extra shades & coil perf, varieties, 1927 2d to 10s set of seven in fresh M pairs, the 2/6d is an imprint pair, then an apparently complete run to 1936, mostly fine to VF, Cat. £2500+ £500 to 700 £500.00
1467
 UM
 M
1910-88 M or UM collection of 669 stamps & 14 m/sheets housed in a Davo hingeless album incl. 1913 odd vals to 1/3d + 8 vals to to 1s wmk inverted, 1947-54 3d & 2/6d in marginal block of 4, 1954 & 1974 Defin sets etc. good starter collection. £60 to 80 £50.00
1468
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912-82 registered postal stationery envelopes (50) - unused (11), postally used (39), good variety. £80 to 120 N/S
1469
 M
1913 Defin M or UM Plate pairs/strips/blocks vals to 3d, 1½d irregular block of 23 wmk inverted incl. 5x tete beche pairs, 6d block of four, S.W.A incl. 1923 5s, 1923-26 2/6d, 1927 set to 5s etc. (29) £120 to 150 £120.00
1470
 M
 Used
1913-50 M & U ranges each on black display card, mainly bilingual pairs incl. 5s (8), 10s (2), 1935 Jubilee set, small range of Officials etc. High catalogue value. £400 to 500 £400.00
1471
 M
 Used
1923-66 M & U ranges on black stock leaves incl. 1933 Voortrekker set (3), 1938 Voortrekker, 1938 Huguenot plus a few airmails, then a lot of SWA with vals to 5s, many ovpts, Huguenot & Voortrekker sets etc. (440) Cat. £1200 £100 to 150 £110.00
1472
 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 £580.00
1473
 M
 Used
1926-94 M & U collection housed in two Senator albums, 1st album contains a M & U collection of definitives from 1926 ½d Springbok, 1d Ship & 6d Tree M & U incl. multiples, varieties, printings etc. Pictorial issues of 1927-40's ranges of M & U pairs & singles incl. minor varieties etc. 2nd album 1929-94 chiefly M or UM few FU ranges incl. 1929 Air set, Voortrekker sets M & U, 1939 Huguenot set M & U War Effort sets, later ranges to 1990's also S.W.A incl. 1931 Pictorial Defin set to 5s M, 1937 Coronation set M & U Voortrekker sets, War Effort etc. (100's) £200 to 250 N/S
1474
 M
 Used
Collection on four double sided stock leaves with 1930-44 4d inverted wmk M, 1933 Fund M & set FU, Silver Jubilee M, 1933-48 1½d block of four incl. 'broken chimney' M, JIPEX sheets FU, 1933-48 1s, SG.62 (2 pairs in blocks of four) UM incl. 'doctor blade flaw,' 1941-46 3d (two pairs) in blocks of four - one with 'dot in corner' M. A useful range of postage dues, also Officials incl. 1947-49 2d with diaeresis over second 'E' M (SG.O36A), 1944-50 1½d block of four UM (SG.O34), also M (SG.O10, O18), 1930-44 4d 'spear flaw' FU etc. Also O.F.S Commando Brief sheetlet of eight forgeries (98 items) £130 to 170 £120.00
1475
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 & 1935 three first flight covers with Imperial Airways 1932 Cape Town - Kareima, Sudan (one of only 200 Speedbird covers flown to all points from South Africa), 1932 Jan 27th Cape Town - Grootfontein, signed by both pilots Casparenthus & Wright, 1935 May unofficial first flight Gordon's Bay - Port Elizabeth forced landing at Napier, Atlanta postcard - pilot signed. (3) £75 to 90 £145.00
1476
 Used
1933-51 KGVI collection VFU incl. 1933 vals to 10s (excl. 5s), 1936 Exhibition sheets, 1937 Coronation, 1938 1st & 2nd Voortrekker sets, 1939 Huguenot set, 1941 & 1942 War Effort sets, 1947 set, 1943, 1948 & 1950 Due sets. (176) Cat. £773 £120 to 160 £120.00
1477
 Used
1936-64 collection U on philatelic leaves with much useful material incl. 2d bantam War 'line on cap,' good Officials with 1938 2d, 1933 & 1946 2/6d, 1940 & 1948 5s & 10s, 1950-54 set & 1943-44 Postage Due set. Cat. £3396 £700 to 800 N/S
1478
 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
 
   
       
   
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