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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 - United States Of America
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Used (on letter or envelope)
CONFEDERATE STATES 1861-62 two covers each franked 10c blue Jefferson (Sc.2), tied Tudor Hall, A & Protectors Creek, VA. (2) £50 to 65 £105.00
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1893 3c Columbian top marginal UM block of six (thin on single lower stamp) show A.B.C imprint & Plate number in margin, SG.237. (6) Cat. £300 £50 to 65 £66.00
1898 Omaha 4c corner marginal & 5c marginal, 8c, all UM, also 10c part o.g & 50c large part o.g, SG.293/7. (5) Cat. £1450 £150 to 200 £150.00
1898 Trans-Mississippi Expo 1c (2), 2c (2), 4c (2), 5c, 8c & 10c M or unused with faults, eg. thinned etc. also decent M examples of the 50c (c £80) & $1 values (c $1400),m both with full gum (hinge remnants) (11) £300 to 360 £300.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
AIRSHIPS 1908-60's small collection of 17 covers or PPC's written up on leaves incl. five items flown on the Akron & Los Angeles. £50 to 65 £64.00
1920 $2 black & carmine top marginal with Plate number, o.g. heavy hinge remnant, Scott 347, SG.527. (1) £50 to 60 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1922-70's collection of 150 airmail covers incl. many cacheted first flight, some written up, with attractive frankings/cachets etc. £70 to 90 £82.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1924-30 first flight covers (5) from 1924 Official first night flying Cheyenne - Rock Springs with cachet (scarce leg), another for San Francisco - Washington, franked 24c Air, 1929 PAA Miami - Nassau (pilot signed) Harry Rogers (scarce signature), 1930 PAA Brownsville - San Salvador with cachet signed by pilots of two legs Poiver & Nolan (scarce signatures), 1930 PAA Miami - Cienfonegos pilot signed E.G. Schultz. Scarce group. £75 to 90 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 June 26 Mears & Collyer round the world flight New York - Manchuria/New York commemorative 1c stationery card with two Chinese 1ct Junks. Scarce item. £100 to 120 £115.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 (June 19th) Hillig & Hoiriis flight Liberty New York - Harbour Grace, Newfoundland special cover signed by both men, also a photo of plane (signed Hillig). Scarce. £70 to 90 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-45 first flight covers (4) from 1932 Women's Refuelling Endurance Record flight Valley Stream N.J, pilot signed Thaden & Marsalis, scarce incl. some pictures, 1935 American Air Races cover flown by Jack Wright (MacRobertson Air Race veteran) in Babe Ruth' winner of his class - pilot signed (14 flown), 1938 PAA Baltimore - Bermuda with cachet, pilot signed R. O.D. Sullivan, 1945 Army Transport Command round the world special cover posted on arrival in Washington with press cutting. £70 to 85 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's WWII comic propaganda cards incl. wartime cartoon images. (32) £50 to 60 £62.00
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