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113 lots
Stamp of Large Lots and Collections VERY RARE BRADBURY, WILKINSON & CO SPECIMEN PRESEN

Lot 20001

Large Lots and Collections
VERY RARE BRADBURY, WILKINSON & CO SPECIMEN PRESENTATION BOOK Presentation book by Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co. containing imperf. colour trials and essays…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 11’000
Stamp of Large Lots and Collections KING GEORGE VI MINT COLLECTION OF BRITISH EMPIRE

Lot 20002

Large Lots and Collections
KING GEORGE VI MINT COLLECTION OF BRITISH EMPIRE 1936-52, Mint collection of KGVI from Aden to Zanzibar with a very good deal of completion with the…
Estimate: 8’000 – 12’000 EUR
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Stamp of Afghanistan THE OUTSTANDING JOHN WILKINS EXHIBIT COLLECTION

Lot 20003

Afghanistan
THE OUTSTANDING JOHN WILKINS EXHIBIT COLLECTION 1871-2006, Ambitious and astounding exhibit collection on some 550 pages in four file boxes, plus extra…
Estimate: 28’000 – 32’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 30’000
Stamp of Austria Famous Usage Five Days Prior to the Official Issue

Lot 20004

Austria
1850 (May 27) Entire letter from Vienna to Pesth with a top marginal example of the 1850 6 kreuzer brown (technically issued June 1st), huge margins all…
Estimate: 70’000 EUR
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Stamp of Belgium THE BALANCE OF THE "BURSHTEIN" COLLECTION

1849-

Lot 20005

Belgium
THE BALANCE OF THE “BURSHTEIN” COLLECTION 1849-51 Attractive array of Epaulettes & Médaillons issues showing strength in used & covers including 1849…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
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Stamp of Belgium COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION REPLETE WITH PROOFS AND R

Lot 20006

Belgium
COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION REPLETE WITH PROOFS AND RARE STAMPS 1849-1942, Comprehensive collection crammed in to two large albums, incl. mint, used, covers,…
Estimate: 40’000 – 50’000 EUR
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Stamp of Belgium RARE MULTIPLE FRANKING TO MEXICO

1861 (Sep 11)

Lot 20007

Belgium
RARE MULTIPLE FRANKING TO MEXICO 1861 (Sep 11) Cover from Liège to MEXICO with seven 40c vermilion (incl. strip of four) and a 10c tied by “73” numeral,…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 30’000
Stamp of Bosnia and Herzegovina THE BALANCE OF THE "ALBA" COLLECTION

1854-1918,

Lot 20008

Bosnia and Herzegovina
THE BALANCE OF THE “ALBA” COLLECTION 1854-1918, Balance collection with the majority consisting of the 1879-1900 issue, starting with two covers of…
Estimate: 15’000 – 30’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 16’000
Stamp of Bulgaria 1901 Duke Ferdinand definitives collection of 142

Lot 20009

Bulgaria
1901 Duke Ferdinand definitives collection of 142 essays and proofs, with perf. die proofs of the centre and upper denomination in blocks of four, imperf….
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’800
Stamp of South Africa » Cape of Good Hope THE C. L. PACK BISECT COVER

1858 (Apr 28) Wrapp

Lot 20010

South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
THE C. L. PACK BISECT COVER 1858 (Apr 28) Wrapper sent registered from Fraserburg to Cape Town with 1855-58 Perkins Bacon 4d deep blue single and a…
Estimate: 70’000 – 80’000 EUR
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Stamp of China RARE MIXED FRANKING COVER TO USA

1880 (Jun 2) L

Lot 20011

China
RARE MIXED FRANKING COVER TO USA 1880 (Jun 2) Large Dragon combination cover (opened out for display) from Tientsin to the USA, reverse franked with…
Estimate: 80’000 – 90’000 EUR
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Stamp of China MIXED FRANKING WITH FRANCE

1886 (Mar 7) Mixed f

Lot 20012

China
MIXED FRANKING WITH FRANCE 1886 (Mar 7) Mixed franking cover from Peking to Germany, franked on reverse with Small Dragon rough perf. 1c, 3c & 5c tied…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
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Stamp of China RARE CHINA & USA MIXED FRANKING

1888 (May 14) M

Lot 20013

China
RARE CHINA & USA MIXED FRANKING 1888 (May 14) Mixed franking cover from Peking to USA franked on reverse with Small Dragon 3c tied by double ring “I.G….
Estimate: 30’000 – 35’000 EUR
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Stamp of China SCARCE CHINA & GERMANY MIXED FRANKING

1892 (Jul

Lot 20014

China
SCARCE CHINA & GERMANY MIXED FRANKING 1892 (Jul 1) Mixed franking incoming cover from Germany to the Imperial German Legation in Peking, franked with…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’600
Stamp of China RARE CUSTOMS CANCELLATION ON COVER

1893 (Nov 14

Lot 20015

China
RARE CUSTOMS CANCELLATION ON COVER 1893 (Nov 14) An opened mixed franking cover from Wuhu to the USA franked with Small Dragon 1c perf. 11 1/2 and 5c…
Estimate: 8’000 – 10’000 EUR
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Stamp of China RARE CUSTOMS CANCELLATION

1895 (Dec 29) Mixed f

Lot 20016

China
RARE CUSTOMS CANCELLATION 1895 (Dec 29) Mixed franking cover from Chefoo to the USA with Dowager 1st printing 12c cancelled by faint Chefoo seal chop…
Estimate: 18’000 – 22’000 EUR
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Stamp of China RARE $5 PROVISIONAL FRANKING SENT TO SIAM

1913

Lot 20017

China
RARE $5 PROVISIONAL FRANKING SENT TO SIAM 1913 (Oct 3) Cover from Kiungchow to Lieutenant Poon Esq. in the Provincial Gendarmerie in Bangkok, franked…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
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Stamp of China ATTRACTIVE POSTAGE DUE USAGE

1934 (Mar 21) Inco

Lot 20018

China
ATTRACTIVE POSTAGE DUE USAGE 1934 (Mar 21) Incoming 4c Mexico stationery card to Shanghai, readdressed to Tsingtao with ROC 10c orange postage due,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
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Stamp of China THE FAMOUS WITHDRAWN STAMP OF PRC

1968 “Whole C

Lot 20019

China
THE FAMOUS WITHDRAWN STAMP OF PRC 1968 “Whole Country is Red” 8f. (W14), fresh colours, mint never hinged, a fine example of this popular rarity. Yang…
Estimate: 40’000 – 60’000 EUR
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Stamp of Colombia Extremely Important First Issue Three Colour Franking

Lot 20020

Colombia
1859 (Sep 26) Complete folded letter (in English) from an English merchant in Bogota to his brother in Hamburg, franked by First Issue 5c and 20c tied…
Estimate: 30’000 EUR
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Stamp of Cuba One of the Most Comprehensive Collections of the Cuban Republic Ever Formed

Lot 20021

Cuba
Extensive Collection of the Stamps & Postal History of the Republic of Cuba from 1896-1993 This remarkable assembly is the result of 30 years of collecting…
Estimate: 400’000 EUR
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Stamp of Cyprus THE CHRISTOPHER PODGER COLLECTION OF REVENUE STAMP

Lot 20022

Cyprus
THE CHRISTOPHER PODGER COLLECTION OF REVENUE STAMPS 1847-1936, Revenue exhibition collection, 8 frames totalling 128 oversized pages, covering from…
Estimate: 40’000 – 60’000 EUR
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Stamp of Cyprus SCARCE LATE FEE FRANKING

1879 (Feb 6) Envelope

Lot 20023

Cyprus
SCARCE LATE FEE FRANKING 1879 (Feb 6) Envelope to Italy with GB 2 1/2d rosy-mauve pl.13 tied by “942” numeral with Larnaca cds adjacent, further franked…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of Cyprus RARE 1/2d PLATE NINETEEN ON COVER

1880 1/2d Ros

Lot 20024

Cyprus
RARE 1/2d PLATE NINETEEN ON COVER 1880 1/2d Rose PLATE NINETEEN used with two 1d red plate 208 all neatly tied by “942” numeral of Larnaca on envelope…
Estimate: 8’000 – 12’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 7’500
Stamp of Rarities of the World DENMARK

The Unique 1851 2RBS Used Block of Four

Lot 20025

Rarities of the World
DENMARK The Unique 1851 2RBS Used Block of Four 1851 2RBS deep blue, the extraordinary used block of four of deep rich colour, Thiele printing (typographed…
Estimate: 24’000 – 30’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 17’000
Stamp of Finland EXCEPTIONAL KOPEK/PENNI TRIPLE MIXED ISSUES FRANKI

Lot 20026

Finland
EXCEPTIONAL KOPEK/PENNI TRIPLE MIXED ISSUES FRANKING 1862 5kop blue (8 stars) on 10kop red postal stationery envelope (Norma EK 15IIA) to Diessbac,…
Estimate: 30’000 – 35’000 EUR
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Stamp of Finland MASSIVE HOLDING OF COMPLETE SHEETS

1890-1991 An

Lot 20027

Finland
MASSIVE HOLDING OF COMPLETE SHEETS 1890-1991 An unbelievable collection/accumulation/stock, constituting an amazing opportunity to acquire a massive…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
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Stamp of France THE STANLEY LUFT COLLECTION OF POST OFFICES AND PO

Lot 20028

France
THE STANLEY LUFT COLLECTION OF POST OFFICES AND POSTAL MARKINGS OF THE ANNEXED PARIS SUBURBS TO THE 1880s 1763-1880, Exhibition collection mounted and…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
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Stamp of France THE STANLEY LUFT FRENCH MILITARY CAMPAIGNS

1795

Lot 20029

France
THE STANLEY LUFT FRENCH MILITARY CAMPAIGNS 1795-1888, A extensive specialised assembly of over 160 documents with autographs from various General, Army…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 12’000
Stamp of France NAPOLEONIC WARS: LETTER FROM HMS EAGLE DURING THE

Lot 20030

France
NAPOLEONIC WARS: LETTER FROM HMS EAGLE DURING THE ADRIATIC CAMPAIGN TALKING ABOUT THE RUMOURED DEATH OF NAPOLEON 1812 (Aug 8) Entire sent from HMS…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
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Stamp of France 1849 20c noir Cérès en rare bloc de quatre, juste

Lot 20031

France
1849 20c noir Cérès en rare bloc de quatre, juste touché en haut sinon belles marges, sur enveloppe petit format de Paris 01.11.49 pour l’Angleterre avec…
Estimate: 1’600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of France 1849 1F vermillon oblitéré grille sur petit fragme

Lot 20032

France
1849 1F vermillon oblitéré grille sur petit fragment, marges blanches tout autour, belle nuance vermillon vif, TB, ex Gilbert (Yvert € 26’500)
Estimate: 8’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 8’000
Stamp of France SUPERB MARGINAL EXAMPLE OF THE 1F DEEP VERMILION

Lot 20033

France
SUPERB MARGINAL EXAMPLE OF THE 1F DEEP VERMILION 1F Deep Vermilion with sheet margins at right and with otherwise good to large margins, mint og, very…
Estimate: 0 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 55’000
Stamp of France SPECTACULAIRE VARIÉTÉ "À LA BARBCHE"

1F vermill

Lot 20034

France
SPECTACULAIRE VARIÉTÉ “À LA BARBCHE” 1F vermillon foncé présentant très visiblement la variété “barbiche” sous le menton, neuf avec légère charnière,…
Estimate: 60’000 EUR
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Stamp of France EXTREMELY RARE BLOCK OF THE ONE FRANC "EMPIRE"

Lot 20035

France
EXTREMELY RARE BLOCK OF THE ONE FRANC “EMPIRE” 1853-60 Imperforate Empire issue, 1F Carmine in mint block of four, very fresh and with excellent margins,…
Estimate: 25’000 – 30’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 18’500
Stamp of France RARE TELEGRAM USAGE

1862 20c Empire perf. (2) o

Lot 20036

France
RARE TELEGRAM USAGE 1862 20c Empire perf. (2) on rare private telegram addressed to the French Consul in Seville, Spain, with Paris cds, red PD, very…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
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Stamp of France RARE PRINTED MATTER USAGE

1870 4c Bordeaux pair

Lot 20037

France
RARE PRINTED MATTER USAGE 1870 4c Bordeaux pair, good margins, on newspaper wrapper sent to Agen, tied Bordeaux cds with Agen arrival, very fine and…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 EUR
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Stamp of France RARE BOULE DE MOULINS FRANKING

1870 20c Bordeau

Lot 20038

France
RARE BOULE DE MOULINS FRANKING 1870 20c Bordeaux in block of five (just touched at foot) cancelled by large numeral lozenge on BOULE DE MOULINS cover…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’400
Stamp of France SCARCE PRINTED MATTER USAGE ON COMPLETE DOCUMENT

Lot 20039

France
SCARCE PRINTED MATTER USAGE ON COMPLETE DOCUMENT 1870 5c Bordeaux and 1c Bordeaux (touched on corner) tied by Tarbes cds to printed matter of 30 pages…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 400
Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 RARISSIME MARQUE D'ÉCHANGE POUR LA RUSSIE

Lot 20040

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
RARISSIME MARQUE D’ÉCHANGE POUR LA RUSSIE SUR BALLON MONTÉ 40c + 30c Lauré sur Ballon monté de Paris 28.10.70 pour St Pétersbourg avec griffe rouge…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 SEULE ENVELOPPE DE RÉEXPÉDITION CONNUE POUR UNE LE

Lot 20041

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
SEULE ENVELOPPE DE RÉEXPÉDITION CONNUE POUR UNE LETTRE DU JACQUARD Enveloppe avec timbre anglais 1 penny rouge pour Douvres avec cachet de passage Helston…
Estimate: 16’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 MESSAGE CODÉ DU MINISTRE DES AFFAIRES ETRANGÈRES

Lot 20042

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
MESSAGE CODÉ DU MINISTRE DES AFFAIRES ETRANGÈRES POUR LA DÉLÉGATION À BORDEAUX LE GENERAL CHANZY Message chiffré de Favre, Ministre des Affaires Etrangères,…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 PREMIER REPÊCHAGE d'une Boule de Moulins: 2 Févrie

Lot 20043

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
PREMIER REPÊCHAGE d’une Boule de Moulins: 2 Février 1871 Comme démontré par Jean-Claude Lettré dans son livre “Les ballons de la Délivrance” publié…
Estimate: 20’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 REPÊCHAGE DE MAI 1873: Boule de Moulins

Lot 20044

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
REPÊCHAGE DE MAI 1873 Boule de Moulins écrite à Ste Eulalie et postée à Carbon Blanc le 29.12.70 avec une bande de cinq 20c Bordeaux obl. GC730 avec…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 REPÊCHAGE D'AOUT 1871

Boule de Moulins écrite p

Lot 20045

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
REPÊCHAGE D’AOUT 1871 Boule de Moulins écrite par Adèle Choppin à son mari, cabinet du Préfet de Police de Paris et qui sera lui-même Préfet de Police…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 5’000
Stamp of France RARE SHADE IN BLOCK OF FOUR

1870 Bordeaux 2c di

Lot 20046

France
RARE SHADE IN BLOCK OF FOUR 1870 Bordeaux 2c die I, rare brown-red shade in mint left marginal block of four, very fine and very rare as such 1870…
Estimate: 7’000 – 10’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 REPÊCHAGE D'AOUT 1871

Archive de Loménie: Boule

Lot 20047

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
REPÊCHAGE D’AOUT 1871 Archive de Loménie: Boule de Moulins postée à Chalus le 01.01.71 avec deux 20c Lauré et trois 20c Bordeaux, cachet BM de boîte…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 7’500
Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 RTV
Boule de Moulins écrite de Genève, Suisse et

Lot 20048

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
RTV Boule de Moulins écrite de Genève, Suisse et postée de Lyon 06.01.71 pour Paris avec 80c + 20c Lauré, “Plainpalais 4 janvier 1871 Le Journal de Genève…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
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Lot 20049

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
Extraordinaire Boule de Moulins avec affranchissement anglais de Londres 14.01.71 avec Grande-Bretagne 6p violet +4p orange en réponse directe à un ballon…
Estimate: 25’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 19’000
Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 Boule de Moulins "Sac de Riz" de BELGIQUE, écrite

Lot 20050

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
Boule de Moulins “Sac de Riz” de BELGIQUE, écrite à Bruxelles le 09.01.71 et postée à Dunkerque le 18.01.71 pour Paris avec 20c Bordeaux en bande de 4…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’600
Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 LA POSTE PAR PIGEON: Extraordinaire ensemble

Lot 20051

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
LA POSTE PAR PIGEON Extraordinaire ensemble sur ce sujet comprenant: Dix pigeongrammes Sept ballons montés en rapport avec les dépêches et pigeongrammes…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 SIEGE DE NEUFBRISACH (4.10.70-10.11.70)

Lot 20052

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
SIEGE DE NEUFBRISACH (4.10.70-10.11.70) Enveloppe de Neufbrisach 05.10.70 pour Lyon sortie par PASSEUR, au dos, càd transit Mulhouse 06.10.70 et càd…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
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Stamp of France » Guerre de 1870-1871 SIEGE DE METZ: Quatre pièces

Lot 20053

France » Guerre de 1870-1871
SIEGE DE METZ Quatre pièces en rapport avec le siège de Metz: -Papillon de Metz daté “Metz le 22 septembre 1870 au Quartier Général du 6ème Corps”…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
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Stamp of France UNIQUE CONTROL PRINTING IN COMPLETE SHEETS

Spec

Lot 20054

France
UNIQUE CONTROL PRINTING IN COMPLETE SHEETS Special printing from 1896 carried out for the purposes of control of the quality of the printing plates…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
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Stamp of France RARE MODERN VARIETY

1989 "For the sake of the b

Lot 20055

France
RARE MODERN VARIETY 1989 “For the sake of the blind”, extraordinary variety showing a strong upward vertical shift of the Braille, only 5 examples known,…
Estimate: 2’400 – 4’000 EUR
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Stamp of France L'Histoire de l'Aviation Française

La collectio

Lot 20056

France
L’Histoire de l’Aviation Française La collection qui a servi pour le catalogue Silombra 1867-194,0 La fascinante histoire de l’aviation française…
Estimate: 60’000 – 80’000 EUR
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Stamp of Colonies françaises » Colonies Francaise Collections et Lots Les correspondances de militaires vues à travers les émissions générales des colonies françaises

Lot 20057

Colonies françaises » Colonies Francaise Collections et Lots
Les correspondances de militaires vues à travers les émissions générales des colonies françaises Collection d’exposition sur 80 pages, primée plusieurs…
Estimate: 70’000 – 90’000 EUR
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Stamp of Greece THE UNIQUE PARIS PRINT SEVEN COLOUR FRANKING

18

Lot 20058

Greece
THE UNIQUE PARIS PRINT SEVEN COLOUR FRANKING 1862 Folded entire from Patras to Genova, franked with the COMPLETE SET OF SEVEN values from the 1861 Paris…
Estimate: 100’000 – 120’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 46’000
Stamp of Great Britain LONDON POSTAL HISTORY EXHIBITION COLLECTION

166

Lot 20059

Great Britain
LONDON POSTAL HISTORY EXHIBITION COLLECTION 1660-1901, Exceptional postal history collection of London beautifully written up on 380+ pages in French,…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 14’000
Stamp of Great Britain LETTER REGARDING "THE PLOT" TO PUT PRINCESS ELIZAB

Lot 20060

Great Britain
LETTER REGARDING “THE PLOT” TO PUT PRINCESS ELIZABETH ON THE THRONE 1556 letter from Sir Thomas Cheyne to the Mayor of Favesham regarding State affairs…
Estimate: 5’000 – 8’000 EUR
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Stamp of Great Britain "HASTE HASTE POST HASTE"

1666 (Jan 30) Disinfec

Lot 20061

Great Britain
“HASTE HASTE POST HASTE” 1666 (Jan 30) Disinfected lettersheet sent during the Great Plague from Harwich to London, with first type Bishop mark on reverse…
Estimate: 3’500 – 4’000 EUR
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Stamp of Great Britain THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON, A HIGHLY IMPORTANT MANUS

Lot 20062

Great Britain
THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON, A HIGHLY IMPORTANT MANUSCRIPT DOCUMENT 1666 Letter of receipt recognising the contribution of money made by John Moore Esq.,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’000
Stamp of Great Britain UNIQUE 1839 TREASURY COMPETITION ESSAY

James Ch

Lot 20063

Great Britain
UNIQUE 1839 TREASURY COMPETITION ESSAY James Chalmers 1d essay in black on laid paper with “1” watermark (inverted), cut into an octagon shape, showing…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
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Stamp of Great Britain CIRCULAR REGARDING THE FEARS OF PAPER-MAKERS BY TH

Lot 20064

Great Britain
CIRCULAR REGARDING THE FEARS OF PAPER-MAKERS BY THE INTRODUCTION OF STAMPS 1839 Circular (not sent) entitled “The Fears of the Paper-Makers and Stationers…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
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Stamp of Great Britain SPECTACULAR PENNY BLACK AND PENNY RED COMBINATION

Lot 20065

Great Britain
SPECTACULAR PENNY BLACK AND PENNY RED COMBINATION Piece with three 1840 1d black (all pl.6) and three 1841 1d red (pl.1b, 1c & 1b resp.) in alternating…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’300
Stamp of Great Britain PAIR OF PENNY BLACK COVERS TO MADEIRA

Two 1841

Lot 20066

Great Britain
PAIR OF PENNY BLACK COVERS TO MADEIRA Two 1841 entire letters from Winlaton to MADEIRA, both franked with a single 1840 1d black and charged 1 / 10…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’300
Stamp of Great Britain REMARKABLE COMBINATION OF STEEL BLUE SHADE WITH NO

Lot 20067

Great Britain
REMARKABLE COMBINATION OF STEEL BLUE SHADE WITH NORMAL 1841 (May 20) Wrapper from Edinburgh to London with 1840 2d blue EA steel-blue with close to…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’000
Stamp of Great Britain JERSEY PENNY BLACK COVER WITH BLACK MC USED PRIOR

Lot 20068

Great Britain
JERSEY PENNY BLACK COVER WITH BLACK MC USED PRIOR TO OFFICIAL INTRODUCTION 1841 (Jan 18) Entire from JERSEY to Yarmouth with 1840 1d black FI pl.1a…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’700
Stamp of Great Britain OLDHAM "BUTTERFLY" AND DISTINCTIVE MANCHESTER MC

Lot 20069

Great Britain
OLDHAM “BUTTERFLY” AND DISTINCTIVE MANCHESTER MC 1841 (Mar 17) Lettersheet from Oldham to Stockport with 1840 1d black MD pl.1b with close to large…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’200
Stamp of Great Britain EXTREMELY RARE USAGE OF 1840 PENNY BLACK FROM CHIN

Lot 20070

Great Britain
EXTREMELY RARE USAGE OF 1840 PENNY BLACK FROM CHINA DURING THE FIRST OPIUM WAR 1841 (Mar 22) Entire letter sent from “HMS Rattlesnake, Canton River,…
Estimate: 17’500 – 20’000 EUR
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Stamp of Great Britain PRINTED NOTICE REGARDING THE ERROR OF ORVERCHARING

Lot 20071

Great Britain
PRINTED NOTICE REGARDING THE ERROR OF ORVERCHARING FOR A REGISTERED LETTER 1841 (Nov 17) Printed notice regarding the error of overcharging for a registered…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of Great Britain PLATE 9 PAIR ON COVER

1872 (Jan 31) Envelope se

Lot 20072

Great Britain
PLATE 9 PAIR ON COVER 1872 (Jan 31) Envelope sent from the Board of Trade with 1870 1/2d rose pl.9 pair and pl.4 single tied by Gloster Station duplex,…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 600
Stamp of Great Britain EX SHAIDA HAND-ILLUSTRATED & PRINTED ENVELOPE COLL

Lot 20073

Great Britain
EX SHAIDA HAND-ILLUSTRATED & PRINTED ENVELOPE COLLECTION 1878-1905, Collection of 89 illustrated covers/cards & 42 fronts/backs, mostly pen & ink hand…
Estimate: 4’000 – 7’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 4’000
Stamp of Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II MODERN ERROR POSITIONAL ITEM1972 British Polar

Lot 20074

Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
MODERN ERROR POSITIONAL ITEM 1972 British Polar Explorers 5p Martin Frobisher with GOLD (QUEEN’S HEAD) OMMITTED (with phosphor) in lower left corner…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
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Stamp of Hungary SZIGETVAR HALBIERUNG - UNIKALER BRIEF

2Kr Kupfe

Lot 20075

Hungary
SZIGETVAR HALBIERUNG – UNIKALER BRIEF 2Kr Kupferdruck – Dreierstreifen davon letze Marke diagonal halbiert (untere rechte Hàlfte) als 5Kr Porto auf…
Estimate: 15’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 10’000
Stamp of India ONE OF ONLY A HANDFUL OF COVERS WITH "KURRACHEE BE

Lot 20076

India
ONE OF ONLY A HANDFUL OF COVERS WITH “KURRACHEE BEARING” CDS 1850 (Jan 18) Stampless envelope from England to India, redirected on arrival, with Taunton…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’000
Stamp of India THE EXTENSIVE “PRAFUL LAKHANI” COLLECTION IN THREE

Lot 20077

India
THE EXTENSIVE “PRAFUL LAKHANI” COLLECTION IN THREE VOLUMES 1852-1990s, Collection of mint, used, some covers and FDCs in 3 volumes, with Scinde Dawks…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
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Stamp of India HALF ANNA USED BEFORE OFFICIAL DATE OF ISSUE

CO

Lot 20078

India
HALF ANNA USED BEFORE OFFICIAL DATE OF ISSUE COVER SENT ON AUGUST 17, 1854 FROM THE TONGNOO POST OFFICE IN BURMA 1854 1/2a Blue, two well-margined…
Estimate: 80’000 – 120’000 EUR
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Stamp of India BEAUTIFUL FRANKING TO A RARE DESTINATION

1855 E

Lot 20079

India
BEAUTIFUL FRANKING TO A RARE DESTINATION 1855 Envelope to TASMANIA with strip of four 1854 2a green, touched in three places, plus 1a red, touched at…
Estimate: 20’000 – 24’000 EUR
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Stamp of India VERY RARE IMPERFORATE INTERPANNEAU BLOCK OF 40

Lot 20080

India
VERY RARE IMPERFORATE INTERPANNEAU BLOCK OF 40 1856-64 1a Brown in imperforate interpanneau block of 40, unused without gum, small tear at top in gutter,…
Estimate: 20’000 – 24’000 EUR
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Stamp of Rarities of the World Unique Complete Series of 324 Colour Trials

Lot 20081

Rarities of the World
Unique Complete Series of 324 Colour Trials 1894 (Oct 23), The complete series of 324 Queen Victoria colour trials prepared by De La Rue for the 1895…
Estimate: 70’000 – 80’000 EUR
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Stamp of Indian States » Cochin ONE OF ONLY 6 KNOWN EXAMPLES

1943 Maharaja Kera

Lot 20082

Indian States » Cochin
ONE OF ONLY 6 KNOWN EXAMPLES 1943 Maharaja Kerala Varma II 9p ultramarine top marginal pair IMPERFORATE BETWEEN and imperforate at right, unused, light…
Estimate: 3’200 EUR
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Stamp of Indian States » Cochin RARE PERFORATION VARIETY

1948-50 Maharaja Keral

Lot 20083

Indian States » Cochin
RARE PERFORATION VARIETY 1948-50 Maharaja Kerala Varma III 2p grey-brown lower marginal block of six with lower two pairs IMPERFORATE BETWEEN, also…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
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Stamp of Ireland 1S GREEN ON AZURE PAPER RARITY ON COVER TO RARE DE

Lot 20084

Ireland
1S GREEN ON AZURE PAPER RARITY ON COVER TO RARE DESTINATION 1863 (Apr 25) Wrapper from Belfast, Ireland, to Manila, PHILIPPINES, with 1862-64 3d pale…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’700
Stamp of Ireland POSTCARD SENT BY GEORGE BERNARD SHAW, NOBEL PRIZE

Lot 20085

Ireland
POSTCARD SENT BY GEORGE BERNARD SHAW, NOBEL PRIZE AND OSCAR WINNER 1930 (May 18) Picture postcard of George Bernard Shaw sent by himself from the Palace…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’200
Stamp of Italian States » Naples ATTRACTIVE 3-VALUE FRANKING GOING ABROAD

1858 C

Lot 20086

Italian States » Naples
ATTRACTIVE 3-VALUE FRANKING GOING ABROAD 1858 Cover to Germany franked by 20gr plus 5gr and 2gr, all showing large margins, cancelled by boxed “Annulato,”…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’000
Stamp of Italian States » Parma » Italian States - Parma Newspaper stamps RARE PARMA & MODENA MIXED FRANKING

1853 9c on B

Lot 20087

Italian States » Parma » Italian States – Parma Newspaper stamps
RARE PARMA & MODENA MIXED FRANKING 1853 9c on Blue, sheet margin at right, central small grill cancel of Piacenza, applied on arrival to journal “Messaggere…
Estimate: 7’000 EUR
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Stamp of Italian States » Tuscany UNIQUE ERROR: 4 CRAZIE LION OF TUSCANY WITH INVERT

Lot 20088

Italian States » Tuscany
UNIQUE ERROR: 4 CRAZIE LION OF TUSCANY WITH INVERTED VALUE TABLET Background & Introduction The Tuscany 4 Crazie with inverted value tablet is exactly…
Estimate: 150’000 – 200’000 EUR
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Stamp of Luxembourg IMPORTANT EXHIBIT COLLECTION OF THE EARLIEST ISSUE

Lot 20089

Luxembourg
IMPORTANT EXHIBIT COLLECTION OF THE EARLIEST ISSUES 1852-1880, Exhibit collection superbly presented & written up in English on 128 album pages (8 frames),…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 26’000
Stamp of Mauritius IMPORTANT "POST PAID" EARLIEST IMPRESSION COVER TO

Lot 20090

Mauritius
IMPORTANT “POST PAID” EARLIEST IMPRESSION COVER TO INDIA 2d deep-blue, two singles, positions 6 and 12, one with close to very large margins & the other…
Estimate: 100’000 – 120’000 EUR
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Stamp of Mauritius FINEST OF TWO “POST PAID” EARLIEST IMPRESSION IN I

Lot 20091

Mauritius
FINEST OF TWO “POST PAID” EARLIEST IMPRESSION IN INDIGO BLUE ON COVER 2d Indigo-blue single, position 11, good to very large margins, rich deep blue…
Estimate: 100’000 – 120’000 EUR
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Stamp of Mauritius A PHILATELIC "CROWN JEWEL"

Post Paid - Early In

Lot 20092

Mauritius
A PHILATELIC “CROWN JEWEL” Post Paid – Early Intermediate Impression – Complete set on cover 1d Dull Vermilion, position 9 and 2d Deep Dull Blue, position…
Estimate: 180’000 – 200’000 EUR
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Stamp of Mauritius UNIQUE TRIPLE ISSUE COMBINATION

1859 (May 9) Wr

Lot 20093

Mauritius
UNIQUE TRIPLE ISSUE COMBINATION 1859 (May 9) Wrapper from Port Louis to London, endorsed “Via Aden & Marseilles”, franked at 1s (1/2 oz) packet rate…
Estimate: 100’000 – 120’000 EUR
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Stamp of Canada » New Brunswick THE FAMOUS KANAI NEW BRUNSWICK AND UNITED STATES M

Lot 20094

Canada » New Brunswick
THE FAMOUS KANAI NEW BRUNSWICK AND UNITED STATES MIXED FRANKING 1851 6d Olive Yellow, two singles in combination with United States 1857 1c blue (type…
Estimate: 70’000 – 80’000 EUR
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Stamp of Pakistan LIFETIME SPECIALISED COLLECTION

Wonderful lifet

Lot 20095

Pakistan
LIFETIME SPECIALISED COLLECTION Wonderful lifetime’s work of a collector on several hundred album pages with detailed descriptions, housed in 15 well…
Estimate: 8’000 – 10’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 9’500
Stamp of Peru THE BALANCE OF THE 'PERCY BARGHOLTZ" COLLECTION

Lot 20096

Peru
THE BALANCE OF THE ‘PERCY BARGHOLTZ” COLLECTION 1849-96, Attractive specialized assembly of stamps & postal history with strength in used multiples…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 12’000
Stamp of Portugal Outstanding Exhibition Collection

Lot 20097

Portugal
PDF Scan: 116368-1.pdf PDF Scan: 116368-2.pdf PDF Scan: 116368-3.pdf PDF Scan: 116368.pdf The Embossed Issues of King Luis with Curved and Straight…
Estimate: 300’000 EUR
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Stamp of Russia THE UNIQUE "ROOSEVELT" BLOCK WITH INVERTED OVERPRI

Lot 20098

Russia
THE UNIQUE “ROOSEVELT” BLOCK WITH INVERTED OVERPRINT 1935 Moscow to San Francisco flight by Levaneskiy, 1R on 10K mint bottom sheet marginal block…
Estimate: 1’500’000 – 2’000’000 EUR
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Stamp of Serbia FANTASTIC HOLDING

1880-1920, Collection of essa

Lot 20099

Serbia
FANTASTIC HOLDING 1880-1920, Collection of essays, proofs, stamps and covers with many rare and valuable items incl. unique 1880 & 1888 essays depicting…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 14’000
Stamp of Spain ONE OF ONLY THREE KNOWN IMPERFORATE EXAMPLES RECOR

Lot 20100

Spain
ONE OF ONLY THREE KNOWN IMPERFORATE EXAMPLES RECORDED 1867 Isabel II IMPERFORATE 10c green, clear to very large margins, fresh deep shade, unused, light…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 6’000
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