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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 - France
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
520
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL HISTORY accumulation of approx 120 items covering many aspects. Viewing recommended. £50 to 60 £62.00
521
 M
 Used
1849-1992 M & U collection housed in two spring back albums, noted - 1918 Red Cross Fund, VFU on a Congress cover. £150 to 250 £150.00
522
 Used
1849-76 U collection on leaves incl. 1849 Ceres 20c (4), 25c (3), 1852-53 Napoleon (13), 25c (4) - poor, 1853 1c (7), 5c (4), 10c (10), 20c (25), 40c (13), 80c (8), 1859 Postage Due 15c, 1862 1c (4), 5c (5), 10c (4), 20c (6), 40c (7), 80c (5). 1863-70 1c (4), 2c (5), 4c (5), 10c (5), 20c (8), 30c (6), 40c (5), 80c (3). 1870-71 Bordeaux Printing vals to 80c poor). 1871-76 ranges of Thin & Thick numerals vals to 80c. Finally a few postage dues. Mixed condition especially the Imperfs. (254 + 2 covers) £100 to 150 £140.00
523
 Used
1850's-1965 good to FU collection housed in a Yvert Tellier printed album, earlies in mixed condition incl. some better middle period incl. 1936 10f Flying Boat (Cat. £180), 1937 Museums pair (Cat. £120) etc. Later to 1960's, also incl. Airs, Dues etc. ST.Cat. in the region of £4000 excl. earlies. (100's) £200 to 250 £200.00
524
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 envelope addressed to Poulo - Penang, Malacca,, bearing French Napoleon 80c rose (Yv17b), tied '532' in dotted lozenge with adjacent Bordeaux d/stamp, boxed 'PD' in red & boxed instructional 'Apres le Depart' endorsed 'via Suez.' Some faults, nevertheless a remarkable French destination item & the first recorded to Penang. £130 to 180 N/S
525
Used (on letter or envelope)
ALSACE 1902-20's accumulation of PPC's (104) with good propaganda Types, Military, Liberation of Alsace - Lorraine etc. Viewing recommended. £230 to 270 £230.00
526
 M
1917 War Orphans set to 50c M, SG.370/5, 1922 War Orphans Surch + 5c, + 10c, + 25c & + 1f M, SG.390, 393. (10) Cat. £1000+ £100 to 150 £100.00
527
Used (on letter or envelope)
1918 envelope franked 25c 'Sower' cancelled Paris, to a banker on board a ship due at Lisbon, bears large cachet 'NOT ON BOARD DESEADO' & annotation 'Has left ship. Write to French & Italian Bank of South America in Rio de Janeiro'. £50 to 65 N/S
528
 M
1929 10f pale ultramarine La Rochelle the three distinctive shades, fine M, quite good centring, SG.474/a/b. (3) £90 to 120 £90.00
529
 M
1936 10f Flying Boat M, SG.554. (1) Cat. £500 £50 to 70 £50.00
530
 M
1936 50f Air, fresh M, SG.541, Cat. £1000 £150 to 200 £210.00
531
 M
 Used
COLLECTION of 100's M/UM or VFU stamps housed in two black page stock books, commems & Airs well represented. Noted 1936 Air 50c UM (Cat. £1000). Clean lot. £250 to 300 £300.00
532
 M
 Used
1950-56 substantial good to VFU (few M) collection housed in two Godden albums commencing with a useful range of the classics with several examples of most values, many with fine pmks, the imperf vary in quality. Extensive ranges of Peace & Commerce, Sowers, better middle period highlights incl. 1928 Sinking Fund (Cat. £225), 1928-29 Sinking Fund sets (Cat. £205), 1930 Sinking Fund & 2nd set (Cat. £270), 1931 Sinking Fund & 2nd set (Cat. £475), 1936 South American Flight set (Cat. £185), 1937 PEXIP sheet M & another VFU (Cat. £1075), from 1937-56 there is a high degree of completion incl. National Relief Fund sets, Airs etc. Generally VF throughout & very high overall catalogue value. viewing recommended. £1000 to 1500 £1000.00
 
   
       
   
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