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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 - St. Kitts-nevis
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1397
Used (on letter or envelope)
1898-1935 small postal history collection superbly written up on leaves incl. 1898 reg front bearing 14x ½d Leeward islands stamps, cancelled St. Kitts, covers carried on named ships etc. (21 items) £80 to 100 £175.00
1398
 M
1903 CCA set M, SG.1/10, 1923 Tercentenary set to 2s, M (3d fault), SG.48/56. Cat. £250 (19) £60 to 75 N/S
1399
 M
 Used
1905-18 MCCA set to 1s M, 5s VFU, SG.11/21 Cat. £210 (11) £50 to 65 £50.00
1400
Used (on letter or envelope)
1907 (4 Nov) commercial envelope to USA, bearing 1907 2½d tied by 'ST. KITTS/SP' duplex (Proud Type KD1) & showing St. Kitts c.d.s. on face. £80 to 100 £72.00
1401
 Specimen
1912-29 1d rose-carmine (2) both lightly gum toned, 1½d red-brown, 1s (a few tone spots on reverse) & 5s (2), each perforated 'SPECIMEN' & additionally h/stamped 'Specimen' all with gum. £150 to 200 N/S
1402
 M
1923 Tercentenary set M, some minor tones o/w mainly fine, SG.48/60. Cat. £1200 £350 to 450 £350.00
1403
 M
1935-67 fine M collection on leaves incl. 1935 Jubilee set, 1938-50 KGVI Defin set incl. perf variations, 1948 Wedding set, 1949 UPU set, 1952, 1954, 1963 Defin sets etc. (147) Cat. £920. £140 to 220 N/S
1404

KEVIII King's Head facing half right with horizontal lined oval background, in black on surfaced wove paper (96x135mm) with reversed engraved '15494' at top, fine. £300 to 400 £300.00
1405
 M
1938-50 Defin set (SG.68/77f) + perf variations, 1950 Tercentenary set, 1952 Defin set (S.94/105), all M. (37) Cat. £330 £65 to 80 N/S
1406

1938-50 Die Proofs - King's Head & Columbus vignette and 6d & 2/6d frames, each in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), marked 'c397,' 'c403' & 'c327' respectively, initialled & dated '11/4/38' (2/6d) or '19/4/38,' each crossed through with pen stroke, fine. £350 to 450 £350.00
1407
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940-41 unstamped envelopes (6) from R.A.A. Robertson to his wife in Basseterre, each showing 'FROM H.M SHIP/PASSED BY CENSOR' h/stamp in blue (4) and in red (2), one crossed by s/line 'RECEIVED FROM H.M SHIPS' and one crossed by 'RECEIVED FROM/H.M SHIPS.' £75 to 95 N/S
1408
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 (15 Mar) envelope to Canada, franked at 2d, showing brown sealing tape at left tied by circular 'ST. KITTS/Crown/PASSED BY CENSOR 2' & 'EXAMINED BY CENSOR/IN CONNECTION WITH/FINANCE REGULATIONS' h/stamp, both in red. Very scarce. £100 to 120 N/S
1409
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 (22 Dec) envelope to USA, franked at 3d, showing brown sealing tape at left tied by circular 'ST.KITTS/Crown/PASSED BY CENSOR 2' & 'EXAMINED BY CENSOR/IN CONNECTION WITH/FINANCE REGULATIONS' h/stamp, both in red. Very scarce. £100 to 120 N/S
1410
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 envelope to USA, franked at 3d, showing fine 'ST. KITTS/Crown/PASSED BY CENSOR 3' in black with 'SOR' missing, some slight discolouration. Rare. £80 to 100 N/S
1411
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 (13 Jan) envelope to Canada, franked at 2d, showing brown sealing tape at left tied by 'EXAMINED BY CENSOR/IN CONNECTION WTH/FINANCE REGULATIONS' h/stamp in red. Very scarce. £80 to 100 N/S
1412
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 (23 Jan) envelope to St. Eustatius, franked at 3d (one 1d defective) with brown sealing tape at left tied by fine 'ST. KITTS/Crown/PASSED BY CENSOR 3' in violet with 'SOR' missing. Rare. £80 to 100 £80.00
1413
Used (on letter or envelope)
1943 (12 Apr) envelope to USA, franked at 3d,cancelled by 'ANGUILLA/VALLEY' c.d.s, showing brown sealing tape at left tied by red h/stamp with manuscript '8' fine. Rare. £80 to 100 £80.00
1414
Used (on letter or envelope)
1951-52 'Wells' envelopes (4) registered to England, two franked at 5d, all cancelled by ST. KITTS/OLD ROAD' c.d.s. (Proud Type D3), good to fine strikes. £60 to 75 £60.00
1415
 UM
Specialised mainly UM collection covering the period from postal separation in 1980 up to 1984, comprising 89 sheets superbly written up in protectors incl. SPECIMENS, M/Sheets, gutter pairs, odd error, Plate Proof, tete beche pair, sheetlets, booklet panes, covers & maximum cards. Strong thematic content. £60 to 80 £72.00
  • Nevis
1416

1861 1d, 4d, 6d & 1s - set of four sheetlets of twelve Plate Proofs in black reprinted by the Royal Philatelic Soc. in 1931, 4d from defaced plate (only 50 sets produced). £250 to 350 N/S
1417

1862 (July) recess, Imperf Colour Proof on thick card, 1d green complete sheet, fine. £150 to 200 N/S
1418

1862 (July) recess, Imperf Colour Proof on thick card, 4d violet-grey complete sheet, fine. £150 to 200 N/S
1419

1862 (July) recess, Imperf Colour Proof on thick card, 6d orange complete sheet, fine. £150 to 200 N/S
  • St. Christopher
1420
 Forgery
FORGERIES collection incl. those by Spiro, comprising 1d magenta (8 of which seven are used), 2½d red-brown, 4d blue, 6d green (7 of which six are used), 6d olive-brown & 1s (2), ½d on half 1d & 1d. on 6d U. A good lot. £70 to 90 N/S
1421
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 (18 Jan) entire (ex the 'Teed' Correspondence) to Kensington, rated '2/2' in red, showing fine though slightly over-inked 'ST. KITTS/PAID' c.d.s. in red & Paid arrival d/stamp (22.3). £180 to 220 £180.00
1422
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 (May) entire (ex the 'Teed' Correspondence) to Twickenham, rated '1/-' in red, showing good to fine 'ST. KITTS/PAID' c.d.s. in red without day of month & Paid arrival d/stamp (17.7). £180 to 220 £180.00
1423
Used (on letter or envelope)
1846 (2 Nov) envelope (faults) to Antigua rated '4,' 1848 (12 May) entire letter (filing creases) to London rated '1/-' & 1848 (29 Dec) entire letter to New York rated '1/-' each showing 'ST. KITTS/PAID' c.d.s. in red with varying quality of strikes. £400 to 500 £400.00
1424
Used (on letter or envelope)
1847 (12 Apr) & (13 July) entire letters from the same correspondence to Madeira, both rated '2/2' in red, showing a fair to good strike of ST. KITTS/PAID' c.d.s. in red, London Paid transit d/stamp & blue '160' arrival charge mark. An interesting pair of covers. £180 to 220 £180.00
1425
Used (on letter or envelope)
1863 (27 June) entire to London, rated '11' showing fine circular undated ST. KITTS/PAID' & Paid arrival c.d.s. (15.7) with despatch double-arc d/stamp on reverse. £135 to 175 £135.00
1426
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 (13 May) entire to London, rated '11' showing fine circular undated 'ST. KITTS/PAID' & arrival Paid c.d.s. (28.5) with despatch double-arc d/stamp on reverse; the entire a little creased & soiled. £100 to 140 £100.00
1427
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 (Jan) envelope to Paris, rated '7½' showing fine circular undated 'ST. KITTS/PAID' partly overstruck by Calais entry d/stamp, circular framed 'PD,' London Paid transit c.d.s. (13.2) with just legible despatch double-arc & arrival d/stamps. Neat & attractive. £150 to 200 N/S
1428
Used (on letter or envelope)
1866 (Feb) envelope to Paris, rated '1/3' showing good to fine circular undated ST. KITTS/PAID,' oval-framed 'PD,' London Paid transit d/stamp (2.3), Calais entry d/stamp, and on reverse, poor despatch double-arc d/stamp; the envelope with some small peripheral faults. £120 to 160 N/S
1429
 Used
Small group of loose adhesives comprising 1875 CC 1d magenta (3), 1882-84 1d dull magenta & 1d carmine-rose and 1886 (Jun) 1d on 6d, each with manuscript date between 4th May 1876 & 10th Aug 1886, fine. £80 to 100 £80.00
1430
Used (on letter or envelope)
1879 envelope to Demerara, bearing 1875-79 1d magenta with m/s '24/8/80' & 4d blue tied by dumb obliterator, showing red crayon '2' & St. Kitts c.d.s. with Georgetown arrival d/stamp (2.9) on reverse; the envelope with minor stains at left, piece missing at top left of face panel & large part of flap missing. Rare. Provenance: R.B. Yardley, September 1944, R.H. Urwick, October 1964, T.V. Roberts, April 1989. £800 to 1200 £1100.00
1431
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895 Leeward Islands 1d stationery card addressed to Stanley Gibbons, London, cancelled by light 'A12' duplex with m/s '29/10/95' alongside. Rare. £200 to 250 £200.00
 
   
       
   
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