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Stamp auction - 2 April 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 2 April 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 160 - Gibraltar
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 folded letter to Cadiz with a Type 2 GIBRALTAR PAID handstamp in black and a red manuscript '6' and '9q' denoting British and Spanish rates. Also an 1847 (20 May) envelope to England with a black curved 'GIBRALTAR' hand stamp. £70 to 90 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840-68 letters to Cadiz (3) - two with 4c stamps, one with a 50mls, a letter to Porto with a blue '300' marking, two letters with '9' manuscript markings, three letters with either red 9q or 'DE GIBR'/S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' h/stamp & a letter with a blue '8' hand struck mark. (10) £80 to 100 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 two folded letters, the one to Oporto with a curved 'GIBRALTAR' in black, surcharged 20 Escudos in Lisbon, the second to Cadiz with a Type 2 'GIBRALTAR PAID' h/stamp, with manuscript '6' and '9q' on the face denoting the British & Spanish rates. £70 to 90 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841-48 4 folded letters all from Gibraltar to Spain with no postal markings (3 to Cadiz, 1 to Seville). Also an 1831 letter to England with Blandford St. h/stamp & two letters to Cadiz with 9q red markings. £50 to 70 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1847-52 6 letters to Cadiz, three with 'DE GIBR/S. ROQUE/ANDA. BAXA' and 1r h/stamps, three with just 1r h/stamp. £50 to 70 N/S
1039     Lot withdrawn   N/S
1889-96 Spanish Currency set M or part o.g. plus 20c olive-green with variety flat top to 'C' in pair with normal (minor tones), SG.22/33 & 25a. Cat. £700+ £90 to 120 N/S
1889-96 Spanish Currency set M (75c Av M - gum crease), SG.22/33. (12) Cat. £225 £50 to 65 N/S
1898 English Currency complete sets, both M & optd SPECIMEN, odd tone or heavy hinge but mainly fine to VF, SG.39/45 & 39s/45s. (14) Cat. £455. £80 to 100 £80.00
1898 Sterling Currency set, M or part o.g, SG.39/45. (7) Cat. £180. £35 to 50 N/S
1903 CCA 8s dull purple & black/blue & 1906-11 MCCA 8s purple & green, both M, SG.54 & 74. (2) Cat. £420 £80 to 100 £105.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1903 QV 2d reg envelope, QV ½d block of four added (small fault on one value), tied oval reg marks of GIBRALTAR & London arrival. Also 1912 GB ½d Downey Head on incoming postcard with underpaid h/stamped 1d postage due mark applied GIB also 'T' & '1d' UK marks, single c.d.s arrival mark. (2) £50 to 70 N/S
1937-50 fine M KGVI range incl. the defin set M with some perf variations 5s (3), 10s (2), 1948 Wedding etc. (50) Cat. £1220 £170 to 220 £170.00
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