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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 - Used Abroad
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • British Levant
BRITISH LEVANT QV Line Engraved or Surface Printed ranges from BEIRUT cancelled 'G06' incl. 1871 2d Pl.14, 2½d rosy mauve (6), 2½d blue (6), 10d red-brown (5), CONSTANTINOPLE cancelled 'C' incl. 1d Star pair U on piece, 2d Pl.6 & Pl.13, 1857 4d Large Garter (7), 1862 4d (13), 1867 4d (23), 156 6d, 1862 6d, 1870 6d (2), 1872 6d chestnut (2), 1c Pl.4 (2), Pl.9, 2½d rosy mauve (36), 2½d blue (11), 1867 2s dull blue. SMYRNA cancelled F87 incl. 1864 1d Plates (4), 2½d rosy mauve (7), 2½d blue (5), 4d sage (2), 1880 2d rose etc. Condition a little mixed. (152) Cat. £4400 £750 to 900 £750.00
  • Constantinople
CONSTANTINOPLE (BRITISH PO's IN) 1919-20 Bradbury 2/6d block of four, 5s single, 10s vertical pair (top stamp has tiny nick), all bear fine double ring 'British A.P.O Constantinople' c.d.s. Attractive group. Cat. £720 £200 to 230 £200.00
  • Egypt
Used (on letter or envelope)
EGYPT 1858-70's collection on leaves of 'B01' cancels of ALEXANDRIA on 1858 1d Plates (18), 2d Plates (8), various Surface Printed issues to 1s (80), further ranges of 'BO2' cancels of SUEZ on Surface Printed issues (15), PURIFIE AU LAZARET MALTA h/stamp (Cat. approx £3440), also five covers from Alexandria incl. 1849 to Navan, Ireland via Marseilles disinfected at The Lazaret in Malta with Alexandria despatch c.d.s, London transit & Navan receiver. Useful lot although condition a little mixed in places. (121 + 5 covers) £650 to 750 £1150.00
  • Gibraltar
GIBRALTAR 1870-84 range of QV Line Engraved (8) & Surface Printed (27) all with 'A26' cancels, values from ½d to 1s with the odd fault. (35) Cat. £1050 £180 to 220 £180.00
  • Malta
Used on piece or front
MALTA 1856-57 piece bearing a four colour franking of 1d Large Crown P.14, 2d blue Pl.6 Large Crown P.16, 1856 6d & 1s (SG.Z12, Z16, Z20 & Z22), all cancelled by barred oval 'M' also 2½d rosy mauve Pl.7 & 3d rose Pl.4 cancelled A25. (3) Cat. £590 £80 to 100 £125.00
  • Peru
Used (on letter or envelope)
PERU 1878 cover to Scotland endorsed at the upper left 'Via Panama' with part of the name & address excised with GB 6d (Plate 15) & 1s (Plate 13), tied by C38 cancels alongside Peru 5c (2) tied by cross obliterators. Callao MY.26.78 & Glasgow Sorting Tender JU.28.78 d/stamps on the back. Cover has faults but a scarce item. £120 to 150 £140.00
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