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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 - Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-34 first flight covers (3) 1931 Imperial Airways Kisumu - London official Rising Sun cover with official letter sent to business customers (scarce pair), 1931 Imperial Airways Kampala - Victoria West, bears scarce Port Bell lion cachet, 1934 Acceptance for Rhodesia & Nyasaland (RANA) Airways Salisbury - Blantyre flown Imperial Airways Nairobi - Salisbury (less than 131 flown). £70 to 90 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934-53 first flight covers (4) 1934 Acceptance for SAN Madagascar Broken Hill - Mozambique (total mail to Mozambique was 197 items from everywhere), another but Nairobi - Quelimane, 1935 Wilson Airways Nairobi - Musoma (about 25 flown), 1953 F.D.C East Africa Airways Coronation air letter Mombasa - Nairobi with company b/stamp - scarce. £70 to 85 N/S
1935-37 Pictorial Defin set VFU (10c thin & 10s pulled corner perf), SG.110/23. (140 Cat. £550 £100 to 120 £130.00
1937-52 KGVI M & U collection on leaves incl. 1938 Defins incl. 1c positional UM marginal blocks with variations incl. retouch, damaged value tablet, break in birds breast, 10c red brown & orange Pl. 14 (marginal UM), 20c black & orange perf variations, 50c corner marginal UM block of four SG.144, further ranges of M or UM incl. 2s SG.146, 146a, 146b 3s, SG.147, 147a, 147ca, 5s SG.148, 148a, 148b, 10s SG.149a, 149b, £1 SG.150a, 150ab & 150b good to FU ranges incl. 5s (3) 10s (3), £1, 1948 Wedding set VFU, 1952 1s booklets (2) etc. Useful lot, viewing recommended. (152 + 2 booklets) Cat. £2430 £400 to 500 N/S
1938 1c black & chocolate brown lower right UM corner marginal Pl. 4a block of eighteen incl. variety damaged value tablet (R9/6), also incl. 'A' of 'CA' missing from watermark (R 8/6). Cat. £349++ £100 to 120 £130.00
1938 50c purple & black UM lower left corner marginal block of four showing 'dot & no dot in scroll' SG.144eb. (4) Cat. £500+ £150 to 200 £260.00
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