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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 - Gold Coast
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
876
Used (on letter or envelope)
QV-QEII mixed lot of U & unused covers, cards & postal stationery items. Some better covers noted. (44) £60 to 80 £60.00
877
 Used
1870's-90's small range of Elmina cancellations on loose adhesives with vals to 6d, comprising boxed d/stamp (12 items, three without date), single ring d/stamp (9 items, three in red & one in blue) & an intaglio seal, good to fine. (25) £75 to 100 N/S
878
Used (on letter or envelope)
1873 (18 Aug) envelope to Leeds & re-addressed to London, bearing GB 6d pale chestnut Pl.11 clearly tied by '466' obliterator, showing 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET 13 SP 73' c.d.s in red with arrival d/stamp for 14 Sep on reverse, some faults though rare. Provenance: Soler y Llach auction, Feb 2008. £175 to 250 N/S
879
Used (on letter or envelope)
1890 (15 Aug) Winch Bros' envelope (small faults) reg to Colchester, bearing 1876-84 6d orange, cancelled '556' in blue with matching Cape Coast despatch c.d.s. alongside, '4d' and '2' in red crayon, 'R' in oval in blue, Liverpool transit d/stamp (9th Sep) with arrival d/stamp on reverse. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £80 to 100 N/S
880
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894 (6 Mar) ½d stationery card to Aburi, cancelled by superb 'AKROPONG/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. with another strike in opposite corner & with arrival c.d.s. (6th Mar) below stamp impression. Fine & attractive. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £80 to 100 N/S
881
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 (16 Sept) 1d stationery card to London, cancelled by fine 'AKUSE' c.d.s, showing another strike in opposite corner with red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (17th Oct) alongside, the message requesting a price list of Kodak photographic chemicals. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £50 to 70 N/S
882
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 (8 Dec) 1d stationery card to Germany, neatly cancelled by 'ABOKOBI/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. in red with another strike in opposite corner, showing Accra (9th Dec) & red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' (4th Jan) transit d/stamps & Calw arrival d/stamp, some creases. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £65 to 85 N/S
883
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (19 Aug) env to London, bearing 1891 2½d, tied by 'ODUMASIE/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. & showing another strike in opposite corner partly overstruck by red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (16th Sep), the adhesive with some stained perforations. Provenance: Adrian Cadbury, June 2005. £40 to 60 N/S
884
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (2 May) 'Myerscough' quadruple rate envelope reg to London, bearing 1884-91 1d rose-carmine strip of five & single & 3d olive (2), all cancelled with legible 'AXIM/GOLD COAST' c.d.s. showing 'R' in oval, Liverpool registered oval d/stamp (30th May) with faint Cape Coast c.d.s. (3rd May) on reverse, the env with repaired tear across lower right corner, nevertheless an attractive franking. Provenance: John Sacher, Nov 2009. £45 to 60 N/S
885
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 (27 May) 'Rosser Jones & Co Wolverhampton' firm's advertising envelope used back to Wolverhampton, bearing 1891 2½d ultramarine & orange, tied by '554' obliterator, showing Cape Coast & red 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (19th June), with arrival c.d.s. on reverse. Delightful. Provenance: Soler y Llach, Feb 2008. £150 to 200 N/S
886
Used (on letter or envelope)
1898 (3 May) OHMS envelope to London, bearing 1884-91 ½d green & 2d grey, tied by fine 'B27' obliterators, showing 'QUITTAH' despatch c.d.s. partly overstruck by 'PAID/LIVERPOOL/BR PACKET' c.d.s. (8th Jun) with arrival d/stamp on reverse. A neat & attractive franking. £50 to 70 £66.00
887
 M
1907-13 MCCA set, M (2s & 2/6d have tone patches), SG.59/68. (10) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 £52.00
888
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 OHMS cover sent registered to Austria with a 5s (SG.82), cancelled VICTORIABORG NOV.21.1913. Grax 9 XII 13 arrival cancel on the back. Filing folds at left well away from the stamps & cancels. £60 to 70 N/S
889
 Block of four
1913-21 20s purple & black on red block of four, crossed by blue crayon & cancelled by Accra double ring d/stamp. A fine commercially used multiple. Rare. SG.84, Cat. £480 £130 to 160 N/S
890
 M
 Used
1928-54 M & U collection on pages, broadly complete for the period, better incl. 1928 ½d to 5s set of ten, fine M & U, 1935 Jubilee set M & U, 1938-43 KGVI ½d to 10s set of thirteen, complete with additional perf varieties, 1948 Wedding 10s M & U, complete run of QEII to 1954 M & U and both Postage Due sets with 1923 ½d FU on piece, Cat. £1000+ £200 to 250 N/S
 
   
       
   
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