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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 - Somaliland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1903 June ½a yellow green, fine M horizontal pair incl. variety 'BRIT SH' for BRITISH, SG.1a. (2) Cat. £170+ £50 to 65 £40.00
1903 Sept 12a purple/red horizontal pair incl. variety 'SUMALILALND' for SOMALILAND, SG.20b, two missing perfs at lower left side o/w fine M. (1) Cat. £361+ £100 to 120 £120.00
1903 Sept 1r green & aniline carmine, fine M horizontal pair incl. variety 'SUMALILAND' for SOMALILAND, SG.21b. (2) Cat. £486+ £120 to 150 £120.00
1903-60 fine M collection on leaves incl. 1903 June to 1r, 1903 Sept to 1r, 1910 KEVII ½a to 8a, also ½a to 8a in horizontal pairs, 1948 Wedding, 1949 UPU, 1938 set, 1942 set, 1951 set, 1953 set, also incl. British Occupation of Italian Colonies. SOMALIA 1943 & 1948 sets. (127) Cat. £675 £100 to 120 £130.00
1911 2a violet variety 'SUMALILAND' for SOMALILAND, SG.27C, fine M. (1) Cat. £225 £60 to 75 £60.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Dec 18th ALA LITTORIA/Imperial Airways first flight cover Berbera - Khartoum company cover franked 6a defin + 1a Jubilee (about 14 flown), another for Berbera - Asmara (same franking). Very scarce pair. (2) £200 to 250 N/S
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Dec 18th ALA LITTORIA first flight cover Berbera - Atbara, Sudan, franked 3a & 4a defins company cover, another for Berbera - Wadi Halfa. Very scarce pair. (2) £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 cover & letter from the Humphrey French Correspondence from Burao to London with a 2a cancelled 17.OCT.38. The letter is written on Somaliland Camel Corps headed paper. Fine. £75 to 90 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 censored cover & letter to Wexford, Ireland, from the Humphrey French Correspondence, with a 2a cancelled BERBERA 16.DEC.1939. A Passed By Censor '38' cachet is on the front of the cover. £130 to 170 £130.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 stampless cover from the Humphrey French Correspondence to his mother in London, with his signature at the top as the Officer Commanding 'B' Company. BERBERA 14.APR.1940 d/stamp and triangular Passed By Censor '38' cachets are on the cover front. Fine, interesting contents to the letter. £150 to 200 £150.00
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