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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 - South Africa
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1025
 Used
BOER WAR album containing a selection of Maps, Newspaper cut outs etc & a selection of 80 stamps U from the period with pmks incl. Aberdeen, Adelaide, Ceres, Claremont, East London, Graff Beinet, Kenilworth, Kimberley, Mafeking, Maclear, Naauwpoort, Philipstown, Salt River, Umzinto, Windsor, Williamstown, Worcester etc. £50 to 65 £72.00
1026
 M
 Used
Collection/accumulation of Cape, Natal, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa & S.W.A in a well filled ring binder, plus stock book & on leaves, all periods. Viewing recommended. £250 to 300 £250.00
1027
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTHERN AFRICA 1856-1948 incl. 1856 Natal stampless cover, 1895 B.C.A 6d on cover to Belgium, 1904 O.F.S. 1d card, 1906 Cape 1d card used in Basutoland, Rhodesia 1916 cover with Admiral ½d & 2d, Southern Rhodesia covers, S.W.A. 1916 cover, Brackwasser cancels, censored Swaziland cover. (11) £80 to 100 £105.00
1028
Used (on letter or envelope)
WEST AFRICA 1906-58 covers (5) incl. 1906 Gold Coast cover to London & 1924 registered 3d envelope, both with boxed TOO LATE h/stamps, 1934 Nigeria O.H.M.S cover with Superintendent H. M. Prison AUCHI cachet & 1950 Gambia airmail cover, registered to England a 1958 2½d registered envelope uprated with ½d (2), 1s & 1/3d. £50 to 70 £82.00
1029
Used (on letter or envelope)
1910-19 PPC (10) from USA to Middleburg (Transvaal) at 2c & 3c rates with range of South African circular (9) & triangular censor marks. £60 to 75 N/S
1030
 UM
 M
1910-2009 M or UM collection housed in a large black page stock book incl. bilingual pairs to 10s (4), 1935 Jubilee set, JIPEX sheets, several blocks/Plate blocks or marginal multiples, odd variety, useful range of Dues & Officials. Mixed condition throughout, viewing recommended. (100's) £200 to 250 £230.00
1031
 M
1914-61 postage due collection housed on Lindner hingeless leaves incl. 1914 to 6d, 1922 Rouletted 1d, 1922-26 to 3d, 1927-28 set, 1932-42 ½d, 1d, 2d, 3d single & pair, 6d upright & inverted, 1943-44 set, 1948-49 set excl. 2d, 1950-58 set & 1901 set etc. (64) Cat. £490 £55 to 70 £55.00
1032
 M
 Used
1920-38 pictorial defin pairs, better items comprising 1926 6d M & U (SG.32), 1927-30 3d (SG.35), 4d M (SG.35b), 2/6d M & U (SG.37), parcel cancel & short perf, scarce. 1932 2/6d VFU block of four (SG.49), 1938 2d M & U (SG.58). Useful lot. (9 items) Cat. £1150 £120 to 160 £100.00
1033
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925-35 range of first flight covers (6) incl. 1925 SAAF Govt first experimental flight Port Elizabeth - East London then first flight East London - Cape Town, scarce double flight, another but Mossel Bay (Oudtshoorn) Cape Town then on to GB by sea, 1925 fifth flight Cape Town - Durban P.O reg stationery envelope, scarce thus uprated with 2d defin & 6d Air, another but 15th flight Oudtshoorn - East London with Oudtshoorn pmk franked 2d defin & 3d Air, 1934 Imperial AW/SNA Madagascar first flight Johannesburg - Tete (total mail to Tete from Everywhere was only 113 items), 1935 SDAA shuttle service Beaufort West - Johannesburg postcard on to Kenya by Imperial AW, scarce (only 60 items flown for places outside S.A). £120 to 140 £120.00
1034
 M
 Used
1927-50 2d pictorial defin pairs comprising 1927-30 M & U (SG.34), 1930-44 M (SG.44), M & U (SG.44e), 1933-48 U (SG.58), M (SG.58a), 1945-47 M (SG.107 & 107a), 1947-54 2d M (SG.116) & 1950 M (SG.134), Cat. £670. (11 pairs). £70 to 90 £60.00
1035
 M
 Used
1927-54 pictorial defins duplicated M & U ex-dealer's stock housed in two stock books, vals to 10s, ST.Cat. £5500. £250 to 300 £250.00
1036
 M
 Used
1927-54 pictorial defins specialised collection of mainly M horizontal pairs (a few vertical & U pairs) written up on leaves with vals to 10s, ST.Cat. £4498. (100's) £400 to 500 £360.00
1037
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929-37 flight covers (13) - of which 12 are first flights, also two South West Africa 1931 & 1936 first flight covers. (15). £70 to 100 N/S
1038
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-39 first flight covers (10) from 1932 Imperial AW Cape Town - London official speedbird cover (only 200 flown to all destinations), another on a small neat cover, another but a Springbok cover from Pietersburg - Karachi on to Calcutta, 1933 first through flight by Union Airways & Imperial AW Durban - London, 1934 Acceptance for RANA Salisbury - Blantyre registered Houses of Parliament, franked 4d pair, 1d Ship, 1934 Imperial AW SNA/MADAGASCAR first flight Jo'Burg - Mozambique (total mail to Mozambique only 197 from everywhere), 1935 S.A.A Beaufort West - Cape Town registered cover (only 5 flown) & pilot signed (L. Ings), 1939 S.A.A Johannesburg - Luanda, Angola, pilot signed (K. P. Jones) etc. Useful lot. £170 to 230 £170.00
1039
 UM
 Used
1937-51 KGVI collection on leaves incl. 1937 Coronation set VFU, 1937 Coronation Is UM block of four incl. variety 'Hyphen Omitted', 1938 Voortrekker set (both) UM, 1939 Huguenot set UM, 1941 War Effort set UM, 3d cigarette flaw UM, 2d apostrophe flaw UM, 1951 booklet panes of 1d, 1d & 2d UM, 1948 Postage Due set UM, also S.W.A 1937 Coronation set UM, another set VFU, 1938 Voortrekker sets (both), 1939 Huguenot set UM, SWA 1951 Official 1½d Opts transposed in pair with normal etc. (218) Cat. £1070+ £150 to 200 £150.00
1040
 M
1938 2d blue & violet, fine M marginal pair, SG.44a. (2) Cat. £350 £50 to 65 £40.00
1041
 UM
1947 Royal Visit 3d UM marginal block of four incl. 'black-eyed princess' variety, SG.113a, 1949 British Settlers 1½d UM marginal block of four incl. 'extended rigging' flaw, SG.127b, 1949 UPU 3d corner marginal block of eight incl. 'lake in Africa' variety, another UM corner pair incl. 'serif on C' variety, SG.130a/b. Cat. £135+ £45 to 55 £50.00
1042
 UM
1947-54 pictorial defins 2/6d green & brown, top two rows & bottom two rows of sheet with full margins (total of twelve pairs) stamps UM - hinged in margins, SG.121, 5s black & pale blue green bottom two rows of sheet with full margins UM (two stamps with faults), SG.122, 5s black & deep yellow green top two rows of this sheet with margins & lower two rows with one pair removed & another pair split, UM - hinged in margins only, SG.122b. Cat. £600+ £100 to 120 £100.00
1043
 M
OFFICIALS 1935-49 issue M collection with all the basic stamps, some shades & wmk varieties, in horizontal pairs, 1947 2d marginal block of eight with one showing raised 'OFFICIAL,' generally fine, SG.O20/O34, O36/O38, Cat. £1650+ £250 to 300 £220.00
1044
 M
BRITISH ARMY FIELD OFFICES DURING SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899-1900 Army Telegraph £5 lilac & green, fresh M (light crease), SG.AT13. (1) Cat. £500 £100 to 150 N/S
 
   
       
   
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