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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 - World Postal History
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Used (on letter or envelope)
TRANSATLANTIC MAIL 1833 pre-paid ship letter from Falmouth to Montevideo showing m/s 'P 2/7' endorsement in red - scarce pre-paid, 1849 Liverpool to Illinois, USA, 1849 boxed 'PAID AT/LIVERPOOL/AU.3.1849' in red with two accountancy marks in red. (2) £50 to 65 £52.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-50's FIRST FLIGHT COVERS eclectic mix of 22 items incl. 1936 Imperial Airways Inaugural flight to Hong Kong, 1936 cover from H.M.S Rainbow, Hong Kong from Portsmouth, 1934 first official air mail Australia to Papua New Guinea, 1929 Feb 8th cover & letter carried by Lindbergh from Panama Canal to USA, others incl. Australia to England, South Africa + England etc. £70 to 85 £165.00
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH cover assortment, approx. 325 within a box file. £100 to 150 £250.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH An accumulation of covers and cards, (and some loose stamps) includes British West Indies, Southern Africa with Cape triangular 4d, Pacific Islands, Morocco Agencies, Mauritius. A Brunei $1 on 1930 cover to England and 1920 Tanganyika / G.E.A. registered cover to Germany with scarce large Army Signals ARU (Arusha) cancel but with stamp missing at left are two of the better covers noted. (100+) £200 to 250 £660.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
FOREIGN COVERS ACCUMULATION of approx. 350 within a shoe box, good varied selection. £80 to 100 £80.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
MISCELLANEOUS COVERS 170 noted Jamaica, mostly franked KGVI period, Nepal, odd first flight, Canada, India etc. Japanese FDC's, odd Germany, Norway & others to view. £60 to 75 £130.00
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