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Stamp auction - 15 May 2018 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 15 May 2018. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 158 - First Day Covers, Presentation Packs, Coin Covers Etc.
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
COIN COVERS range of 39 £5 coin covers (41 coins) incl. Olympics, Royalty etc. Face value of coins alone is £205. £220 to 280 £220.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
RAF Museum covers - accumulation of 180 for various events. £40 to 50 £40.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOTHEBYS PRESENTATION SILKS, COIN COVERS, BENHAM SILKS, MERCURY SILK COLLECTION, SPECIAL EDITION FDC's etc. with slight duplication & includes a few Channel Islands. Useful lot, viewing recommended. (377) £150 to 200 £320.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911 ½d green & 1d scarlet (Downey Heads) wmk Crown SG.321 & 327, together on an envelope to Honiton, cancelled on the first day of issue JU.22.11, top back flap missing. Scarce. £80 to 100 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911 ½d green Wmk Crown Die IA (SG.322) first day cover, vertical pair on a neat envelope addressed to the Strand and cancelled by double ring Ealing c.d.s's for June 22nd 1911 - the first day of issue and Coronation Day. £70 to 90 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914 postage due 1d carmine (SG.D2) tied to a cover by Lewisham c.d.s. on the first day of issue 20th April 1914. Rare. £100 to 150 £150.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914 postage due 2d agate (SG.D4) tied to a cover by Norwood c.d.s. on the first day of issue 20th April 1914, envelope has small nick at left side & vertical crease clear of adhesive. Rare. £150 to 200 £160.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Wembley set used on plain 'faked' FDC with Rhyl c.d.s. £80 to 100 £80.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Coronation Souvenir display FDC's, all typed addressed to C & P Dyson of Leeds, all bear Leeds c.d.s/wavy line cancels. (97) £150 to 250 £400.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1960-90's duplicated range, approx half have hand written addresses & half are typed, mainly standard FDI types (approx 1400). Fills two cartons. £100 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1980's-90's mainly Benham silks collection housed in ten albums, comprises 434 small silks, 133 large silks or covers. £150 to 180 £150.00
YEAR BOOKS 1984 to 2006 (excl. 2003) 22 books complete. Face value £420+ £200 to 220 £200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1995-2010 signed commemorative covers range of 27 incl. Concorde (16) bearing Captain's signatures, Medal Heroes - signatures incl. Sally Gunnell, Linford Christie, Kelly Holmes etc. All fine condition housed in a Lindner album. £60 to 80 £64.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
2000-13 clean run through lot, appears complete with commems, defins, M/Sheets, regionals, booklet panes etc. (400+) £100 to 150 £210.00
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