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Stamp auction - 31 July 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 31 July 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 161 - Stamp Boxes & Other Collectables
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  MONEY/LETTER BOXES - three P.O Savings Bank money boxes in red, blue & green, one with box, pair of red letter box salt & pepper holders, boxed Lledo P.O truck, five tin plate children's money letter boxes incl. Postman Pat, another brass. Also Coalport dish with the Post Office Arms & 350yrs service to public on rim with paper weight showing N.GUINEA airmail stamp. (16 items) £40 to 50 £40.00
  POSTAL RULERS (Mauchline Ware) Victorian group - two being perpetual calenders, roller type, illustrations of two different Bournemouth views or Weymouth. Some faults. (5 items) £60 to 70 £76.00
  POSTAL SCALES - fine brass example on serpentine wallet base, marked William Mitchell's Improved - warranted accurate with 10 assorted brass weights. Also Mauchline Ware postal rulers trio etc. £60 to 70 £70.00
  POSTAL SCALES 19thC brass postal scale with comprehensive engraved 'Rates of Postage' platform on serpentine walnut base with four brass weights range 1oz to 8oz. £45 to 55 N/S
  SILVER STAMPS The Stamps of Royalty Collection, 25 different Great Britain stamp replicas in hallmarked sterling silver incl. the penny black, £5 orange, £1 Edward, £1 Seahorse etc. displayed in an attractive presentation box. Silver weight 9.5oz. £150 to 175 £160.00
  STAMP BOXES - pair of China boxes with fine gilded pattern marked ORLIK - Germany or floral patter with Beehive mark, both perfect and scarce. (2) £50 to 60 £50.00
  STAMP BOXES group incl. examples with glass top, Chinese painted Lacquer, Sorrento wove American brass marked Bradley & Hubbard with a Victorian card case marked stamps & Silver Birmingham hallmarked booklet case dated 1934. (6) £80 to 90 N/S
  STAMP BOXES group of various wooden & metal stamp boxes with Chinese Pewter top arts & crafts, fine wooden three compartment with Birmingham hallmarked silver escutcheon, another plated Agate top, others. (6) £60 to 70 N/S
  STAMP BOXES interesting group (mainly wooden), one Indian with ornate stone marquetry, Swiss with painted lid of Chillon, olive wood of Jerusalem, six compartment with carved floral lid & fine plated French box, incised Caudebec-En-Caux, Eglise Notre Dame. (6) £70 to 80 N/S
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