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Stamp auction - 28 September 2017 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 28 September 2017. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 156 - Gibraltar
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
810
Used (on letter or envelope)
1806 entire to Gibraltar from Scotland, interesting contents. 1815 disinfected wrapper with two chiselslits from Gibraltar to London with M/Sheet '9' charge and boxed Portsmouth Ship Letter cachet. 1824 folded letter to Holland with 'DE GIBR/ S. ROQUE/ ANDA. BAXA' and Espagne par Bayonne handstamps. (3) £70 to 90 N/S
811
Used (on letter or envelope)
1818 disinfected folded letter to Madeira dated Gibraltar June 30 with a characteristic long slit across the front. £50 to 60 £52.00
812
Used (on letter or envelope)
1823-45 6 folded letters to Cadiz with 'DE GIBR/ S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' and 9q handstamps. £50 to 70 £56.00
813
Used (on letter or envelope)
1827 folded letter to Cadiz dated 19 Nov with red 'DE GIBR/S ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' and 9q markings on the face. £50 to 60 N/S
814
Used (on letter or envelope)
1828-54 two folded letters to Cadiz. An entire dated Gibraltar Febrero 21 1828 with a red 'DE GIBR/S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' on the face, an 1840 entire with no postal markings. Also an 1854 envelope from Cadiz to Gibraltar with a San Roque, Cadiz datestamp on the back. £50 to 60 N/S
815
Used (on letter or envelope)
1830 and 1838, two folded letters both having the curved 'GIBRALTAR' handstamp, the 1830 (13 Aug.) to England has the red handstamp, the 1838 (22 Nov) to Malta in black. £50 to 60 £50.00
816
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 folded letter to Cadiz with a Type 2 'GIBRALTAR PAID' handstamp and manuscript '18' (Reals) both on the face. £60 to 80 N/S
817
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 folded letter to Cadiz with a Type 2 GIBRALTAR PAID handstamp in black and a red manuscript '6' and '9q' denoting British and Spanish rates. Also an 1847 (20 May) envelope to England with a black curved 'GIBRALTAR' hand stamp. £80 to 100 N/S
818
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840-68 3 letters to Cadiz, two with 4c stamps one with a 50mls, a letter to to Porto with a blue '300' marking, two letters with '9' manuscript markings, 3 letters with either red 9q or 'DE GIBR'/S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' h/s and a letter with a blue '8' handstruck mark. (10) £80 to 100 N/S
819
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 two folded letters, the one to Oporto with a curved 'GIBRALTAR' in black, surcharged 20 Escudos in Lisbon, the second to Cadiz with a Type 2 'GIBRALTAR PAID' handstamp, with manuscript '6' and '9q' on the face denoting the British and Spanish rates. £80 to 100 N/S
820
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841-48 4 folded letters all from Gibraltar to Spain with no postal markings (3 to Cadiz, 1 to Seville). Also an 1831 letter to England with Blandford St. h/s and two letters to Cadiz with 9q red markings. £50 to 70 N/S
821
Used (on letter or envelope)
1847-52 6 letters to Cadiz, three with 'DE GIBR/S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' and 1r handstamps, three with just 1r h/s. £60 to 80 N/S
822
Used (on letter or envelope)
1854 folded letter to Cadiz, dated Gibraltar May 4th 1845. A red Spanish 1r and a manuscript '5' are on the face along with a GIBRALTAR 5 MY 1854 double arc datestamp. £60 to 80 N/S
823
Used (on letter or envelope)
1856-71 three folded letters to Cadiz, two with 4 rose dated Gibraltar 13 Mar 57 and 30 Jun 56 respectively and an 1871 folded letter with a 50m and a JAMES SPEED & CO, GIBRALTAR forwarding agents cachet on the back. £50 to 70 N/S
824
Used (on letter or envelope)
1857-61 three folded letters to Cadiz, two with 4c rose dated 3 Dec 1857 and Nov 8 1858 and a 4c orange on blue paper dated 21 March 1861. £50 to 60 N/S
825
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865-80 three covers with the stamps of GB cancelled by A26 cancels. 1865 with a 6d Pl.5, 1872 with a pair of 4d Pl. 12 and an 1880 cover with a 2½d Pl.20. The first two are going to England, the latter to France. £60 to 75 £80.00
826
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 three folded 'mourning' letters (black borders all round) to Cadiz, all with 4c dated Gibraltar 19 Junio, 6 May and 17 Jan 1867 respectively. All have San Roque, Cadiz receiving datestamps. £50 to 60 N/S
827
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867-69 three folded letters to Cadiz, two with 50m brown, one with a 50m purple, dated Gibraltar 15 Nov 1867, 29 Au 1868 and 24 Mar 1869. £60 to 80 N/S
828
 M
1886 Bermuda optd set, part o.g. (1d tone spots), SG.1/7. (7) Cat. £1200 £100 to 130 £210.00
829
 M
 Used
1886-1925 M & U collection on leaves incl. 4d optd SPECIMEN unused, basic set U (Cat. £700+), 1886-87 CCA set FU (Cat. £400), 1889 40c optd SPECIMEN, 889 25c block of four M incl. '5' with short foot & with small 'I' in CENTIMOS, SG.17a & 17ab (Cat. £119), a complete set FU (Cat. £250), plus several varieties incl. 25c small 'I' & broken 'N' in CENTIMOS (Cat. £340), 25c small 'I' & broken 'N' (Cat. £200), 50c '5' with short foot (Cat. £170), 1889 Spanish Currency basic set FU (Cat. £100) + varieties 5c broken 'M' (Cat. £85), 1898 set FU, 1912-24 vals to 8s FU (Cat. £575), range War Tax incl. blocks, finally a selection of SPERATI photographic forgeries. (150) £350 to 450 £390.00
830
 M
 Used
1886-1997 M & U collection of 452 stamps incl. KGVI to £1 M etc. £100 to 150 £90.00
831
 M
1886-87 ½d to 1s (most a little gum toned), 1889 5c on ½d to 75c on 1s, 1889-96 5c to 5p & 1898 ½d to 1s (2 sets, one overprinted 'SPECIMEN' - most heavily mounted), generally fine, SG.8/45, Cat. £1480 £160 to 220 £160.00
832
 M
1886-87 CCA set M or part o.g. incl. 2½d wmk inverted (tones) U & extra 2d SPECIMEN opt, SG.8/14, 11a. (9) Cat. £1000+ £100 to 140 N/S
833
 Specimen
1889 Spanish Currency set optd SPECIMEN, fresh & fine, SG.15s/21s. (7) Cat. £375 £100 to 120 £115.00
834
 M
1889 Spanish Currency 25c with small 'I' variety M, SG.5ab. (1) Cat. £325 £100 to 120 £100.00
835
 M
1889 Spanish Currency 25c on 2d brown-purple, two examples showing varieties small 'I' & broken 'N' both M, SG.17ab & 17b. (2) Cat. £200 £50 to 70 £60.00
836
 M
1889 Spanish Currency set M, SG.15/21. (7) Cat. £200 £50 to 60 £50.00
837
 M
1889 Spanish Currency variety '5' with short foot 5c on ½d & 25c on 2d, both in marginal M pairs, 25c on 2½d, 50c on 6d & 75c on 1s singles, SG.15a, 17a/18a, 20a & 21a, all M, odd tone or part o.g. (7) Cat. £383 £50 to 65 £120.00
838
 M
1889-96 Spanish Currency set M or part o.g. plus 20c olive-green with variety flat top to 'C' in pair with normal (minor tones), SG.22/33 & 25a. Cat. £700+ £100 to 130 N/S
839
Used (on letter or envelope)
1890-1955 covers or cards (22) incl. two QV uprated 20c registered envelopes, 1930 2/6d on registered envelope to Germany plus a number of WWII censored covers. £80 to 100 £70.00
840
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 printed Colonial Secretary GIB, OHMS envelope sent c/o W.S Lincoln London (early stamp dealers), fine GIBRALTAR/C/OFFICIAL PAID mark in red. (1) £70 to 100 N/S
841
 M
1896 2½d ultramarine optd in blue-black, M example, SG.4a. Scarce. RPS Cert. 1997. (1) Cat. £500. £150 to 200 £200.00
842
 Specimen
1898 Sterling Currency set optd SPECIMEN, part o.g. Good appearance, SG.39s/45s. (7) Cat. £275 £50 to 60 £78.00
843
 M
1898 Sterling Currency 2½d bright ultramarine wmk inverted, part o.g, SG.42w. (1) Cat. £350 £70 to 85 £76.00
844
 M
1898 Sterling Currency set M or part o.g, SG.39/45. (7) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 N/S
845
 Used
1903 KEVII CCA ½d, 1d, 2d, 2½d, 2½d large '2' in '½,' 6d, 1s, 2s & 4s, good to FU, from SG.46/54 + 49a. (9) Cat. £650 £80 to 100 £130.00
846
 M
1903 KEVII CCA set M (2d fault), SG.46/55. Cat. £1200 £350 to 450 N/S
847
Used (on letter or envelope)
1903 QV 2d reg envelope, QV ½d block of four added (small fault on one value), tied oval reg marks of GIBRALTAR and London arrival. Also 1912 GB ½d Downey Head on incoming postcard with underpaid h/stamped 1d Postage Dues mark applied GIB also 'T' & '1d' UK marks, single c.d.s arrival mark. (2) £50 to 70 N/S
848
 M
1904-08 KEVII MCCA set up to 4s incl. extra shades/chalky papers (9 numbers), from SG.56/63. (15) Cat. £950 £200 to 250 £210.00
849
 Used
1904-08 KEVII MCCA set up to 2s, FU, SG.56/62. (10) Cat. £330 £60 to 70 £64.00
850
 M
1906-11 MCCA set M + extra 6d & 2s optd SPECIMEN, some faults on lower values, also extra 2½d showing large '2' in '½' variety, SG.66/74 & 69a. (12) Cat. £1000 £200 to 250 £250.00
851
 Used
1906-11 MCCA set to 4s (less 6d value), FU, SG.66/9, 71/4. (7) Cat. £240 £50 to 65 £50.00
852
 Specimen
1912 MCCA set optd SPECIMEN, o.g. generally fine, £1 value with slight chalk rubbing at NW corner, SG.76s/85s. (10) Cat. £500 £100 to 140 £155.00
853
 M
1912-24 MCCA set, fine M incl. several a, b & c numbers (shades), SG.36/85. (17) Cat. £500 £150 to 200 N/S
854
 M
1912-24 MCCA 2s, 4s & 8s M, SG.82/84 (3) Cat. £165 £50 to 65 £62.00
855
 Used
1921-27 MSCA set to 4s, VFU incl. 'a' numbers (4), good to VFU, SG.89/100. (14) Cat. £350 £75 to 100 £82.00
856
 M
1921-27 MSCA set M plus extra 'a' numbers (5), SG.89/101. (15) Cat. £400+ £100 to 130 N/S
857
 M
1921-27 MSCA set, fine M (2½d is creased) + extras, SG.89/101. (15) Cat. £420 £80 to 100 £120.00
858
 M
1925-32 Colours Changed MSCA set, fine M, SG.102/107. (6) Cat. £250 £80 to 100 £115.00
859
 Specimen
1925-32 Colours Changed MSCA set optd or perf SPECIMEN, fine M, SG. 102s/107s. (6) Cat. £500 £150 to 200 £250.00
860
 Used
1925-32 MSCA set FU (2/6d has horizontal crease), SG.102/107. (7) Cat. £475+ £80 to 120 £80.00
861
 M
1925-32 New Values & Colours Changed MSCA 2s - £1, fine M (2s gum bend), SG.103/107. (5) Cat. £259 £80 to 100 N/S
862
 UM
1925-32 MSCA £5 violet & black, fresh UM example, SG.108. (1) Cat. £1600 £600 to 700 £900.00
863
 M
 Used
1930 3d ultramarine perf SPECIMEN o.g. SG.109s, 3d ultramarine Plate block of four, M & U singles, 1931-33 Rock set both perfs M, another set of both perfs, FU, SG.109/113a, 1935 Union Flag Essay. (25) Cat. £290 £50 to 60 £90.00
864
 M
1935 2d Silver Jubilee, M with variety 'flagstaff on right hand turret' SG.114d. (1) Cat. £425 £70 to 85 £125.00
865
 M
 Used
1935 Silver Jubilee set perf SPECIMEN, basic set M, another FU, 'extra flagstaff' varieties on corner marginal blocks of 2d & 1s values, SG.114/117a. (24) Cat. £750+ £150 to 200 N/S
866
 M
 Used
1937-50 KGVI M & U collection neatly presented on leaves, in protectors in a Crown album incl. 1937 Coronation set perf SPECIMEN (Cat. £850), usual toned gum, 1938-51 defins well represented M with many scarcer incl. 1½d carmine P.13½ (Cat. £275), 3d P.14 (Cat. £130), 6d P.14 (Cat. £120), 1s P.13½ (Cat. £130), 2s P.13½ (Cat. £130), 2s 'bird on memorial' variety (Cat. £650), 5s (3), 10s (2) etc. Similar ranges of FU incl. 2d 'ape on rock' variety (Cat. £95), 2s P.13½ (Cat. £50), 5s P.14 (Cat. £170), 10s P.14 (Cat. £130), 1946 Victory set perf SPECIMEN (Cat. £160), 1948 Silver Wedding set UM and VFU, 1950 Legislative Council incl. 1s lower marginal block showing the broken 'R' variety. Useful lot, overall Cat. £4450++ £600 to 750 £600.00
867
 M
 Used
1937-50 M & U KGVI collection on leaves incl. 1937 Coronation set M & U, 1938-51 defins to £1 M or VFU with several variations incl. 3d SG.125, 1s SG.127 M, 5s SG.129, 129a & 129b, all superb U, 10s SG.130 & 130a M, £1 SG.131, superb U, 1948 Wedding corner marginal UM etc. (56) Cat. £900+ £150 to 200 £200.00
868
 M
 Used
KGVI-QEII duplicated ranges in a stock book, all identified either M or FU incl. 1½d (5) M, SG.123, 1½d M (crease) SG.123a, 3d (3) M, SG.125, 2s FU, SG.128a, £1 FU, SG.131, 1949 UPU sets (2) M, QEII vals to 10s FU etc. Mixed condition. (479) ST.Cat. £1500+ £100 to 130 N/S
869    UM
Used (on letter or envelope)
1991-2013 collection of presentation packs & FDC's housed in nine cover albums, there appears to be first day covers & packs of most issues between 1991-2009 with values to £5 plus a few odd covers & packs up to 2013. Clean lot with a high face value & re-sale potential. (448) £100 to 150 £100.00
 
   
       
   
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