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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 - Virgin Islands
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1427
Used (on letter or envelope)
1901 April 8, ½d yellow green on buff postal stationery card, sent registered to USA, uprated with ½d & 1d (pair) tied by 'Virgin Islands' cds's, oval 'R' and framed Danish West Indies registration cachet alongside, St. Thomas cds 9/4 on reverse with New York transit. Fine & scarce. £50 to 65 £64.00
1428
Used (on letter or envelope)
1901 April 8, 1d brown lake on buff postal stationery card sent registered to USA, uprated with 1899 1d brick-red horizontal pair tied by Virgin Island c.d.s with oval 'R' h/stamp and boxed 'Dansk/Westindien' registration h/stamp alongside, b/stamped with St. Thomas transit c.d.s (April 9) and oval 'New York/reg 'Y' arrival d/stamp (April 17). Scarce franking. £100 to 130 N/S
1429
Used (on letter or envelope)
1901 July 31 ½d brown on buff postal stationery card registered to USA, uprated by 'Virgin Is' ½d dull mauve & green & 1899 1d brick-red tied by 'Virgin Islands' cds's, oval 'R' and framed Danish West Indies registration cachet alongside, St. Thomas cds (3/8), reverse New York transit (23/8) £50 to 65 £64.00
1430
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 first flight covers (4) from 1929 Sept PAA Fam 6 extension to Paramaribo by Lindbergh St. Thomas - Castries, St. Lucia, another for St. Thomas - Port of Spain, another from St. Thomas - Santo Domingo signed J. H. Tilton (co-pilot) - scarce leg & signature, another St. Thomas - Port Au Prince. £80 to 100 £88.00
1431
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 first flight covers 1930 Nov 11th PAA St. Thomas - Cayenne, French Guiana, 1930 Nov 25th PAA St. Thomas - Santos (143 flown), another St. Thomas - Victoria, Brazil (92 flown), another St. Thomas - Rio (241 flown). £70 to 85 £60.00
 
   
       
   
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