132 lots
Lot 6000
Australia » Commonwealth of Australia
1931 Registered cover from Brisbane (Queensland) with Queensland 1d plus Kingsford Smith set (incl. 6d Airmail) all tied by Brisbane cds, sent to Hamburg…
Estimate: 40 EUR
Lot 6001
Australia » Commonwealth of Australia
1932 Reg’d Airmail cover to USA with 6d +3d and additional USA 5c Airmail pair to pay for US Airmail, arrival bs, very fine, scarce
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 6002
Australia » New South Wales
3d Yellow-green tied by oval of bars on folded cover from Sydney to London, bearing crisp clear example of the very rare boxed “QUEEN’S WHARF” hs, “PAID…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 6003
Australia » New South Wales
Laureated 2d blue, wmk “2,” tied by oval of bars to locally addressed mourning cover, boxed “6 O’CLOCK” hs alongside, SYDNEY FEB6 1855 cds on reverse
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 6004
Australia » New South Wales
Diadem 6d greenish grey together with two Laureated 2d blue tied by oval of bars to folded cover, Sydney to Parramatta, reverse bears SYDNEY JU19 / 1855…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 6005
Australia » New South Wales
1845 Folded entire written by an army officer stationed in Parramatta, addressed to London and bearing boxed PARRAMATTA / POST PAID hs in red and “PAID…
Estimate: 340 EUR
Lot 6006
Australia » New South Wales
1853 Letter from Sydney (MY 12) to Belfast, IRELAND, wth 1851-53 Laureated 1d + 2d (faults) paying 3d Colonial rate, sent ‘per Harbinger’ with SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY…
Estimate: 40 EUR
Lot 6007
Australia » New South Wales
1853-95, Group of 9 covers to Ireland incl. 1853 Cover with 1851-53 Laureate 6d, bs SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY, charged ‘1/4’ double UK incoming Ship rate on arrival,…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6008
Australia » New South Wales
Diadem 6d greenish grey on folded cover from Sydney to London, marked “Per The Norna” together with red “5” accountancy marking, reverse shows SYDNEY /…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 6009
Australia » New South Wales
1871-1902 6d Pale Lilac pair tied by Albury duplex on cover to England, carried by Pacific Mail Steamship Co. “City of New York” from Sydney to San Fransisco,…
Estimate: 40 EUR
Lot 6010
Australia » New South Wales
1890 Soldier’s concessionary 1d rate cover from New South Wales to England, put into the ship’s bag of HMS Swinger and delivered to the NSW post, taken…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6011
Australia » Queensland
1873 (Nov 29) Envelope from Brisbane to Scotland with 1868-74 3d olive-green and 3d Brown Chalon Heads tied by Q.L. obliterator, cover tear not affecting…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6012
Australia » South Australia
1886-96 £15 and £20 with Specimen overprints, mint og, both with toned gum (the £20 particularly so), scarce
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6013
Australia » South Australia
1853 Envelope from Chain of Ponds to England bearing the extremely rare “CHAIN OF PONDS 14 Dec 53” manuscript marking, carried by Australian Royal Mail…
Estimate: 360 EUR
Lot 6014
Australia » Tasmania
1856-57 4d Deep blue, large margins, tied by “60” numeral on folded cover to London, red Launceston 10 AP 1857 diamond ds alongside, very fine
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 6015
Australia » Tasmania
2d Deep green and 4d blue tied by “62” numeral in bars to small cover, Hobart Town 3 MY 1859 to New Zealand, Wellington & Auckland cds on face, scarce…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 6016
Australia » Tasmania
1828 Cover docketed inside ‘NSW 284 Hobart Town’ to the Grand Lodge of Ireland in Dublin, carried privately to London where posted and paid 1/3d single….
Estimate: 30 EUR
Lot 6017
Australia » Tasmania
1861 Cover from Fingal to Dalkey, IRELAND “via Melbourne” with 1860 6d slate grey tied in transit by “34” numeral of Grove, ms “Fingal 20/5/61” by postmaster…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6018
Australia » Victoria
1841 Letter from Port Phillip, Melbourne to Portarlington, Ireland, paid 3d to NSW, with red oval PAID SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY, bs unframed SHIP LETTER of London…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6019
Australia » Victoria
2d Purple-brown tied by “1 / V” in oval of bars to small envelope to Ballarat, Melbourne FE 9 1853 despatch bs, large margins, minor soiling else fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 6020
Australia » Victoria
1854 (Aug 31) Registered cover from Melbourne to IRELAND with ms “Registered 1104 1s” (fee paid in cash) and 1854 1s blue (just touched at top, part sheet…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6021
Australia » Victoria
1856 1d Yellow-green, wmk Large Star, in combination with Half-Length 3d blue tied by barred numeral to folded cover from BALLARAT NO7 1856 to Geelong…
Estimate: 850 EUR
Lot 6022
Australia » Victoria
1858 Cover from Melbourne (JU 14) to Dublin, Ireland with 1854-59 Woodblock 6d (roulettes 3 sides) paying the single 6d rate, tied by oval “1,” slight…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6023
Australia » Victoria
1d Pink and 3d steel blue, tied by barred numeral “5” to folded cover to Geelong, Ballarat JY 8 1858 despatch cds on reverse, 1d (touched) showing “PLNNY”…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 6024
Australia » Victoria
1858-1904, Group of 13 covers to IRELAND, mostly to Dublin, incl. frankings of 1854-49 Woodblock 6d, 1860-84 6d, 1s3d, 2 1/2d, 5 1/2d, registered etc.,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 6025
Australia » Victoria
1867 (Apr 26) Cover from Melbourne “via Marseilles” to Dublin, Ireland, at 10d single rate, with 1860-64 6d and two 2d, bs H&K PACT/A/11 cds, central fold…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6026
Australia » Victoria
1873 (Dec 4) Cover from Kilmore “via Brindisi” to Kinsale, Ireland at 9d single rate, with 1860-84 1d + 2d + 6d tied by “54” duplex, sl. edge faults, scarce…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6027
Basutoland
1898 Registered cover from Teyateyaneng to Dublin, Ireland with Cape 1/2d + 3 pairs of 1d, one on reverse for 4d postage + 2 1/2d registered fee, tied…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 6028
Burma
COLLECTIONS: 1929-56, Group of 113 commercial covers from Burma, with India frankings, British Administration frankings, Interim Govt and later, incl….
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 6029
Canada
1843-58, Group of four stampless covers to Ireland, incl. 1843 Letter from Kingston, U.C. charged “Stg 1/2” rate, 1856 env. from Peterboro with black “8dStg.”…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 6030
Canada
1856 Cover to Enniscorthy, Ireland, with tombstone MONTREAL/PAID/CANADA and Packet rate hs PAID / 8d Stg. in red, transit PKT LETTER/PAID LIVERPOOL, fine
Estimate: 70 EUR
Lot 6031
Canada
1858 Mourning envelope & letter from Peterboro to Rathmullen, Co. Donegal, Ireland at 10d via USA with red PAID 8d Stg./10d Cy. dual currency hs, cover…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6032
South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
1843 Entire from Cape Town to Kildorrery, Ireland (awaiting arrival of military vessels from St. Helena and Ascension) ms “4” applied in error and cancelled,…
Estimate: 30 EUR
Lot 6033
South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
1855-58 Perkins Bacon 6d Rose-lilac, good margins except one corner close but clear, tied by CGH oblit. to 1861 cover from Port Elizabeth (FE 18 oval ds…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 6034
South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
1879 (Aug 19) Envelope from Kokstad via King Williamstown and Port Elizabeth to IRELAND with two 6d mauve (one perf fault), Ballinfull bs, some stains…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6035
South Africa » Cape of Good Hope
1863, Group of 6 covers to Ireland incl. 1863 to Ennis franked by triangular 6d by Cape Packet, 1873 Simonstown to Dublin with Hope 1s green, Cape to Dublin…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 6036
Ceylon
1859 (Feb 20) Cover sent locally with 1857-59 1d Blue, four margins, cancelled by light grid, COLOMBO POST PAID cds in red, portion of envelope missing…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 6037
Ceylon
1864 (Jul) Cover to Ireland with 1857-59 10d Vermilion, tight to ample margins, tied to July 1864 cover from Trincomalee to Dublin, grid cancel and ms…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 6038
Ceylon
1872 48c Rose, three examples tied by “35” ovals on cover from Haldamulla (PAID cds) to Castlebar, IRELAND (OC 15 bs), rare high 144c franking (triple…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6039
Ceylon
1879 Colombo to Dublin, Ireland, franked by 24c prepaying uniform British 6d rate (24c), missing portion of backflap otherwise fine
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 6040
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad
EGYPT: 1864 Envelope from Cairo to England with 1862-64 3d pair cancelled by manuscript penstrokes, Cairo despatch cds below, York bs, one stamp with corner…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 6041
Egypt » Egypt Suez-Canal Company
1868 20c blue (deep shade), very good margins, mint og, small wrinkle at right, fine, cert. Vachat (SG £75+)
Estimate: 25 EUR
Lot 6042
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad
GIBRALTAR: 1858 (Oct 25) Envelope to Ireland with GB 6d (no corner letters) tied by “G” numeral, blue Gibraltar cds adjacent, paying 6d packet rate, carried…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6043
Great Britain » Pre-Adhesive & Stampless
1805 Letter (printed prices current) from Rotterdam to Dublin, Ireland, with oval SHIP/Crown/LETTER of London on face, charged 4d to 9d to 1/6d, interpreted…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 6044
Great Britain » Pre-Adhesive & Stampless
1836 Letter (last page only) from the the British Auxiliary Forces in the vicinity of Santander to Portaferry, Northern Ireland, written on campaign during…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 6045
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
Plate 2 LJ from the red printing, with good to large margins, black MC, couple of slight thins, fine appearance (SG £325)
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 6046
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
Plate 5 OK with just touched to huge margins tied by red MC to wrapper, vert. crease through stamp, also matching 1d red with close to huge margins tied…
Estimate: 60 EUR
Lot 6047
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
Plate 7 OK showing guide line through value, with good to very good margins, red MC, very fine (SG AS44g)
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 6048
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
Plate 8 PK red printing from “black plates,” with good to very large margins, showing no “O” flaw (late repair, state 2) tied on wrapper by neat black…
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 6049
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
Plate 8 TK red printing from “black plates,” three covers and a large piece; TK tied to envelope by crisp black MC with Howden cds on reverse, RI state…
Estimate: 240 EUR