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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 - Greenland
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Used (on letter or envelope)
1915-2010 substantial UM collection housed in six green spring back albums with booklets in a large hagner album plus another album containing sheets of Christmas seals. The collection commences with a selection of parcel post labels incl. 1915 10o blue marginal UM & 1937 70o violet UM, also U examples of 10o, 20o (14) & 1k, 1938 Polar Bear set (Cat. £275), 1945 Pictorial set (Cat. £300), 1945 Liberation of Denmark complete set of both blue & red overprints (Cat. £3500), 1950 King Frederik set (Cat. £140), 1956 Surcharge pair (Cat. £105), then what appears to be a complete run through to 2010 in most instances the UM set is accompanied by a FDC. Also noted - the rare 1995 4k.25 on 25o Surcharge INVERTED (with Jay Smith Cert), SG.291 (Cat. £1000), Facit 281v. The collection also includes a large number of corner marginal Plate blocks of four. A fine comprehensive collection offered intact. £1500 to 2000 £2200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938-70's postal history collection of 200+ covers written up in three spring back albums incl. many scarcer & attractive items incl. Thule registration No. 1 Label (with certificate), numerous Greenland P.O's in Denmark, postage dues, value declared, parcel cards, expeditions, Air case cancellations, unfranked internal mail, first flights, scarce small settlement postmarks etc. Viewing strongly recommended. £400 to 500 £2200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1949 Polar Expedition postcard depicting a polar scene, franked by the same 15f indigo stamp sent from Paris 23rd July to Paul E. Victor in Iceland, bears large violet double ring 'P-E Victor Expeditions Polaires' cachet, Godhaun c.d.s. for 21.8.50 & boxed 'Courier Parachute/at the/Central Station/Greenland,' signed & dated twice at base by Paul E. Victor 10.8.49 & 14.7.50. £40 to 60 £82.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1970's covers to Germany (78) all from different Post Offices. £80 to 100 N/S
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