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

37 lots
Lot 10019
Egypt » Egypt Commemoratives 1914-1953
1926 Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition in Cairo, 200m violet, single franking on registered parcel label from Cairo to Germany, very rare (Period…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 20329
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
Official cover front from the Custom authorities of Gilan at the Caspian Sea, registered, franked BISECT 2Kr of the 1899 Green paper issue + 2Kr of the…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’800 EUR
Lot 20340
Persia » 1896-1907 Muzaffer ed-Din Shah (SG 113-297)
1903-1904ca. Registered 2Ch postal stationery card with additional fkg. definitive 1903-04 1Ch (3, on front and back) + the 12Ch surcharge of the 1903…
Estimate: 200 – 260 EUR
Lot 20431
Persia » 1909-1925 Sultan Ahmed Miza Shah (SG 320-601)
1916 Mellat Kazeroun. Censored cover, 6sh ovpt by handstamp Mellat Kazeroun in Persian, sent from Kazroun 5 XII 16 to Shiraz. Censored at Kazeroun and…
Estimate: 600 – 900 EUR
Lot 20534
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1878-1940 Attractive array of 126 covers and cards, showing a fine array of different frankings from a range of different periods, with a wealth of censored…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 20567
Persia » Collections, Lots etc.
1917-20s, Postal history accumulation: Small but powerful accumulation of covers, beginning with 1917/9 covers inc. attractive 1917 env. to Paris with…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 30095
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
1840 1d Red pl.11 collection of 18 covers, 1 front & 4 pieces, with 13 of the covers with four margined examples, attractive lot
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30096
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
1840 1d Red pl.11 collection of 21 covers, 1 part cover & 3 pieces, with 13 of the covers with four margined examples, incl. cover turned inside out and…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30097
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black
1840 1d Red pl.11 collection of 15 covers, 2 fronts & 4 pieces, with 9 of the covers with four margined examples, incl. cover with pair (scissor cut down…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30246
Great Britain » Postal Stationery
ADVERTISING RINGS: Collection on three pages incl. “THE HOME NEWS / GRINDLAY & Co. LONDON” ring on large part wrapper to Australia with 2d postal stationery…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30259
Great Britain » Collections
1807-1850 1d post, general post-paid and unpaid mail from, Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Lancashire, London (inc. Free frank fronts), Staffordshire,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30270
Great Britain » Collections
1841-1970, Collection of postal history in 3 albums and loose, incl. two 1840 1d blacks on cover, 1s Embossed frankings, various penny red perf. and imperf….
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30289
British Empire General Collections and Lots
1860s-1980s, Accumulation of covers in a medium-sized box, mostly GB incl. some nice KEVII frankings, duplicated range of postal stationery, also noted…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30347
New Guinea
1901-51, Lot of 66 items, covers or cards from German New Guinea to the Australian postal administration, Australian NW Guinea, British New Guinea, some…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30465
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
ARTESIA-ZANZIBAR (BECH. PROT.): Collection of cancellations on stamps and covers (70+) written up on 120 album pages, from QV to QEII (mostly later), incl.Bobonog,…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30482
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
MAHALAPYE: Collection written up on 13 album pages with stamps (35) and covers (9) incl. 1888 (Jan) 5s with scarce MAGALAPYE / B.B.P. cds, an uprated…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30489
Bechuanaland » Postal History & Cancellations
SETALOGLI: Group written up on 3 album pages incl. 4 stamps, 1893 “Isaacs” cover to Mafeking with 1891-1904 2d tied by “590” BONC with despatch cds adjacent,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 40310
India States » Nawanagar
1877 1doc slate-blue, perf. 12 1/2, on part native cover, fine and rare
Estimate: 700 – 800 GBP
Lot 50047
France
1849 Cérès 20c noir + 40c orange en paire sur devant de lettre triple port de Pesmes 09.06.50 pour Besançon, signé Calves, combinaison d’affranchissement…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 50476
France » Collections
1849-1875, Remarquable collection de classiques en sept classeurs, proprement montée sur des pages d’expositions, chaque émission montrant un bel éventail…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Lot 51088
Denmark
1858-62 4s Brown on front and on cover tied by “2” numeral of Hamburg with cds adjacent, the front with clear strike but stamp creased, the cover with…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 51107
Finland
1867-73 Roulette Issue (Roulette C) 1M Brown together with 5p and 8p singles, all tied by BORGÅ 15/3 1870 cds on cover front to Cognac, France, with St.Petersburg…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 51256
Greece » Collections
1840-87, Group of about 85 covers with Large Hermes Head frankings only, noted many incoming, also some outgoing mail, some to or from Cospoli & a few…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 51257
Greece » Collections
1861-1930 Cca. Duplication on A4 stockcards of mostly Large Hermes Heads incl. used and hinged and strips & blks fom mixed to superb condition, a few with…
Estimate: 200 – 400 EUR
Lot 51338
Italian States » Sicily
1859 Attractive and valuable assembly of unused and used singles and multiples, plus a fine array of covers, including 1/2gr. unused single and used vertical…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Lot 51578
Romania Austrian Levant Post Offices
1866 Large part cover front franked 10so (4, incl.strip of 3) from Alexandria to IBRAILA, brought by Lloyd to Cospoli (also pmk Lloyd Agenzie Constantinopol),…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 51581
Romania
1862-1864 30Par blue (2) tied to large partial cover front bearing ornamental FRANCO FOLTICHENI alongside FOLTITSCHENI 21.11. cds and straightline RECEPISSE,…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 51796
Spain
1779-1890, Over 100 covers or fronts with useful cancellations incl. Cataluna in red, 1854 Tarragona with French & Spanish taxes, then with various stamps,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 51964
Collections and Lots All World
1884-1939, Attractive accumulation of 94 covers cards and documents, mostly from Iraq, Persia and Russia, showing strength in Ottoman Empire, plus a fine…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 51972
Collections and Lots All World
19th-20th century worldwide used mail incl. WWII R.A.F. commemorative covers, official mail and FDCs.
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 51998
Collections and Lots All World
1948-70, Middle East (Trans-Jordan/Yemen/U.A.E.) range in two albums and loose leaves, including 1948 pair of Trans-Jordan covers to Mexico, varied franking…
Estimate: 170 – 240 EUR
Lot 53038
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » Chinese Republic
1925-1927 Registered cover front franked 1923/26 definitives 1c (5, incl. strip of 4) + 10c (3) bearing PEKING 2.3.25 cds & Provincial Issue Manchuria…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 53201
Iraq » Collections, Lots etc.
The Royal Air Force Desert Air Service1919-1925 Exhibition collection neatly mounted and knowledgable written on 121 album pages, this collection traces…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 53261
Mexico » Collections, Lots etc.
1870s-1940s covers, cards and fronts, postally used and unsed inc. some to overseas destinations. 1870s internal trio, front, entire and EL, one with…
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 53351
United States » Collections
1830-1900s, Range of mail with pre-stamp N.Y., Washington and Philadelphia entires, pair of unused U.S. Civil-War Union patriotics, multi-franked mail…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 53372
Vietnam
1948-1982 Lot of mostly used in 3 thick old-time DIN A5 approval books, noted many of the medium-better values of the 1950s period, generally very fine,…
Estimate: 200 – 400 EUR
Lot 60094
Schweiz » Sammlungen
1843-2001, Sehr reichhaltiger Nachlass in 44 Alben oder Steckbüchern ab Kantonalmarken bis modern, mit u.a., sehr gut gerandete Basler Taube, Zürich 6Rp,…
Estimate: 12’000 – 20’000 CHF