December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

29 lots
Lot 30728
Ireland » Ireland – Pre-Stamp Postal History
1837 (Jul 22) Wrapper from the USA to London via Ireland with crisp “CORK / SHIP LETTER” boxed hs (Robertson S4), sent from Philadelphia with despatch…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30729
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1840-57, Collection of 31 Line Engraved covers incl. two Mulreadies (one late usage with numeral), two 1840 1d black covers, BLUE Newry MC on poor 1d…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30730
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1841 (Dec 10) Mulready lettersheet,, stereo A19, from Wicklow to Ballygahan cancelled by a superb upright strike of the distinctive Wicklow MC with…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30731
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1840 & 1857 Pair of stampless covers; 1840 (Dec 16) Entire written from Chirra, India, written by a soldier in the Indian Army, with postscript stating…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30732
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1840s ca. OHMS wrapper from Ballymena to England with the only recorded example of the small distinctive “4” rate hs, missing part of backflap and…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30733
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1840 (Aug 6) Mulready 1d envelope, A148, sent within Ireland from Dublin to Ballymena, cancelled by red MC with despatch and arrival bs, scuff at top right…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30734
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1840 (Oct 23) Entire from Ballycastle to Ballymoney with 1840 1d black pl.1b strip of four (just cut into at right and vert. crease through KG) just…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 30735
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1844 (Apr 26) 1d Pink postal stationery envelope cancelled by Adare MC, reverse with despatch and Limerick arrival cds, fine and unique example of this…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30736
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1845 (Feb 19) Entire from Waterford to Arklow with 1841 1d red (cut into at lower right) tied by “445” numeral, with manuscript “Not known”, taken back…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30737
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1862 (Aug 19) Envelope from London to Dundrum Co. Dublin with 1858-76 2d pl.9 tied by London barred oval, arrival bs, redirected to Germany and uprated…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30738
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1867 (Aug 9) Stampless envelope from Queenstown to the USA with the very rare “T.0.3” barred numeral on reverse, the obverse with despatch cds, NY…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30739
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1868 (Dec 3) Envelope from Dublin to Australia with 1867-80 10d wmk spray wing marginal tied by Dublin “186” duplex, reverse with London and Melbourne…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30740
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1870 (Oct 4) Envelope opened out to show “The Patent Eureka Pictorial Opaque Envelope no. 324” with nine engravings of Ireland and a bunch of flowers…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30741
Ireland » Ireland – GB Used In Ireland
1888 (Jan 16) Belgium reply paid postcard sent from Belfast back to Belgium, cancelled by Belfast “62” duplex, reverse with Dublin & Belfast railway…
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30742
Ireland » Ireland – 1922 (Feb) Dollard Overprints (T1-T14)
1922 Dollard 2s6d sepia-brown mint nh left marginal block of four with partial guide line which identifies the block as coming from base plate 2/4L state…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30743
Ireland » Ireland – 1922 (Jul-Nov) Thom Overprints (T25-T41)
1922 Thom 2s6d used block of four, showing ovpt variety “R” over “SE” on three stamps, rows 3 & 4, stamps 2 & 3 from plate 3/5 Right, fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30744
Ireland » Ireland – 1922-23 Thom Three-Line Overprints (T47-T61)
1922-23 Thom 2s6d mint hr showing distinctive re-entry at top left and lower right corners (R8/1, plate 3/5 Left state 2), fine
Estimate: 30 – 40 GBP
Lot 30745
Ireland » Ireland – 1922-23 Thom Three-Line Overprints (T47-T61)
1922-23 Thom 2s6d with “accent reversed” variety on right stamp in mint large hr right marginal horiz. pair, left stamp showing minor re-entry indicating…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30746
Ireland » Ireland – 1922-23 Thom Three-Line Overprints (T47-T61)
1922-23 Thom 10s with “accent reversed” variety in mint hr marginal vert. pair, minor gum bends, variety mnh, fine and scarce, cert. BPA (1960) (SG £4’500+)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30747
Ireland » Ireland – 1925 Narrow Date Overprints (T66-T68)
1925-28 Narrow Date 2s6d, 5s and 10s mint blocks of four, very fine
Estimate: 320 – 400 GBP
Lot 30748
Ireland » Ireland – 1925 Narrow Date Overprints (T66-T68)
1925 Narrow Date 10s mint marginal block of four with part printer’s guide cross at top indicating pl.3/8 left, with row 1 stamp 1 and row 2 stamp 1 showing…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30749
Ireland » Ireland – 1925 Narrow Date Overprints (T66-T68)
1925 Narrow Date 10s showing the rare Runnals re-entry, plate 2/7 Left, row 6 stamp 1, mint (slightly toned gum), fine and rare with only 5 mint examples…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30750
Ireland » Ireland – 1925 Narrow Date Overprints (T66-T68)
1925 Narrow Date 10s showing the rare Runnals re-entry, plate 2/7 Left, row 6 stamp 1, in used block of four with Limerick 31 DE 25 cds, very fine and…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30751
Ireland » Ireland – 1927-28 Wide Date Overprints (T72-T74)
1925-28 2s6d Chocolate-brown, mint bottom left corner marginal block of four, showing position R9/2 with FLAT ACCENT, few tone spots, fresh, very fine…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30752
Ireland » Ireland – 1927-28 Wide Date Overprints (T72-T74)
1927-28 Wide Dates 2s6d, 5s and 10s showing “flat accent” overprint variety, row 9 stamp 2, used, with 10s in lower marginal vertical pair and BPA (2011)…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30753
Ireland » Ireland – 1927-28 Wide Date Overprints (T72-T74)
1927-28 Wide Dates 5s lower left corner mint nh block of six, with row 9 stamp 2 showing circumflex accent over “a” variety and row 8 stamp 1 flat-tailed…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30754
Ireland » Ireland – 1935 Re-Engraved Overprints (T75-T77)
1935 Re-Engraved Seahorse 2s6d, 5s (2) and 10s with “flat accent” variety (pos.9/2), used, very fine (SG £2’250)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30755
Ireland » Ireland – 1935 Re-Engraved Overprints (T75-T77)
1935 Waterlow Re-Engraved 5s Red mint left sheet marginal block of four, fresh & very fine, signed MacDonnell AIEP (SG100)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30756
Ireland » Collections
1922-1986 Collection in KABE album mint hinged or MNH and used (1922-1970), noted 4 high value sets 1922-1925, mostly very fine, from a former Eastern…
Estimate: 300 – 600 GBP