2020 Spring Auctions – 30/6/2020 – 2/7/2020

37 lots
Lot 31692
Ireland » Airmails
1870-71, Collection of BALLON MONTÉS to Ireland, starting with “Édition-Ballon” map of Paris and surrounds showing the railway tracks on thin flimsy paper,…
Estimate: 25’000 – 50’000 GBP
Lot 31695
Ireland » Airmails
1918-24, RAF collection with flight mail and correspondence, one incoming to RAF Milton then redirected to RAF Wexford and RAF Malahide, stampless cover…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31696
Ireland » Airmails
1922-2011, BALLOON MAIL collection written up in 9 albums, beginning with Switzerland 1922 “Gordon Bennett” balloon race (3 used publicity cards, two with…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31697
Ireland » Airmails
1922-23 Group of four printed “Irish Times” newspaper wrappers sent from Dublin to Baghdad and Basrah with Rialtar 1d, two sent to a Captain in a RAF Squadron…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31705
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 31) Irish acceptances for London-Paris airmail service, pair of covers to France with “NO FLIGHT. / SENT BY / ORDINARY SERVICE.” violet hs, both…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31706
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 10) & 1924 (Jan 29) Irish acceptances for London-Amsterdam and London-Paris airmail services, two covers to with “NO FLIGHT. / SENT BY / ORDINARY…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 31726
Ireland » Airmails
1928 (Nov 27) “Miss Africa” flight from Amsterdam to Cairo thence to Nairobi (by Lord Carbery if Castlefreke, Ireland), printed cover from Schipol to Cairo…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31727
Ireland » Airmails
1929-33, Irish Acceptances on flight services to Australasia and incoming from Australasia incl. internal Australia flights, collection in an album incl….
Estimate: 700 – 900 GBP
Lot 31728
Ireland » Airmails
1929 (Mar 30) Imperial Airways London-Alexandria-Gaza-Baghdad-Basra-Karachi, collection incl. letter from the Depot of Posts & Telegraphs about the forwarding…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 31729
Ireland » Airmails
1929 (Aug 26) Irish acceptances for first airmail service in South Africa (Cape Town-Durban), group of four covers incl GB KGV 1/2d K29 control block of…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31730
Ireland » Airmails
1930 (Oct 21) Northern Ireland acceptance for early airmail service to South Africa, three covers carried Belfast-Durban, Belfast-East London and Belfast-Bloemfontein,…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 31732
Ireland » Airmails
1931 (Feb 26) Imperial Airways England-East Africa Service, group of four covers with London-Malakal, London-Butiaba, London-Kisumu and London-Mwanza all…
Estimate: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 31733
Ireland » Airmails
1931 (Feb 26) Imperial Airways England-East Africa Service, London-Mwanza flight covers (3), one with ovpt franking to Mwanza, one with Map, Sword and…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 31736
Ireland » Airmails
1931 (Mar 10) Imperial Airways first airmail service East Africa-London, group of three items incl. Kisumu-London flight official yellow & blue “rising…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 31738
Ireland » Airmails
1937-1971 Africa Flights: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on album pages being housed in 3 black…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31739
Ireland » Airmails
1938 Douglas “Wrong way” Corrigan Transtlantic Solo Crossing, intended flight New York to Los Angeles, but due to a “malfunctioning compass” proceeded…
Estimate: 2’400 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31741
Ireland » Airmails
1939-45 Collection of Wartime Airmail Services across the North Atlantic in 5 albums, with incoming and outgoing mail from Ireland, mostly to or from the…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31747
Ireland » Airmails
1940-74, Collection of RAF mail in 3 albums, the majority being mail from the WWII London-Belfast Air Despatch Letter Service by the RAF, incl. several…
Estimate: 600 – 900 GBP
Lot 31753
Ireland » Airmails
1943 Airgraph Forms: Group of unused and used forms neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on 8 album pages, showing six unused forms,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 31755
Ireland » Airmails
1948-87, Airletter forms / Aerogrammes: comprehensive collection in album from first types with codes W.512 (both), W.5757, W.4758, 2383, 253, 2234, 12/53,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 31756
Ireland » Airmails
1945-52 Post-War Transatlantic airmail collection in 2 albums, mostly to or from the USA, also covers from Jamaica (3), Trinidad & Tobago (2), St. Lucia,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 31757
Ireland » Airmails
1945-1986 Pan American Airways: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on 100+ album pages being housed…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31758
Ireland » Airmails
AMERICAN AIRLINES: 1945-2011, Collection written up in an album incl. 62 covers from 1945-49 with most being first flight covers both directions from Ireland…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 31760
Ireland » Airmails
1946-1963 Aer Lingus Flights: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on album pages being housed in 4…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31764
Ireland » Airmails
1950-2011 First Flights: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on hundreds of album pages being housed…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 31765
Ireland » Airmails
1954-2013 Internal Airmail: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on hundreds of album pages being housed…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 GBP
Lot 31768
Ireland » Airmails
1963-2012 Aer Lingus Flights: Extensive specialised collection neatly mounted and beautifully written up and presented on hundreds of album pages being…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31772
Ireland » Airmails
Airmail Etiquettes: 1922-2007, Comprehensive collection in an album, first type imperforate P25 in blocks, 1923 perforated complete sheet, blocks, 1928…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 31773
Ireland » Collections
1753-1831, Collection of 21 items with mostly IRELAND in red postmarks, also KINSALE, COUNTRY etc., neatly written up on exhibition pages with details…
Estimate: 100 – 200 GBP
Lot 31774
Ireland » Collections
1787-1967, Collection of 56 incoming covers and cards from early pre-stamp to modern, fascinating pre-stamp section then Mulready envelope, items are mostly…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 31775
Ireland » Collections
1817-1959, Collection of mostly circular markings, on GB used in Ireland and Ireland proper, many slogans including 1907 Dublin exhibition cancels and…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 31776
Ireland » Collections
1826-1970, OFFICIAL mail collection in 3 albums and loose, first album from the British period incl. ms “OHMS” covers, printed covers from the Poor Law…
Estimate: 60 – 100 GBP
Lot 31777
Ireland » Collections
1834-1990, Fascinating postal history selection of 178 items housed in five albums, with practically all items neatly mounted on pages, some pre-stamp…
Estimate: 150 – 300 GBP
Lot 31780
Ireland » Collections
1922, Small group of 5 overprints incl. SG 18-21, all MNH, fine to superb, SG £ 400+ –
Estimate: 100 – 160 GBP
Lot 31781
Ireland » Collections
1922-24, The Overprint issues collection of 68 covers and cards from this period, inland and outland frankings showing a range of cancels, all neatly mounted…
Estimate: 100 – 200 GBP
Lot 31782
Ireland » Collections
1960-93, United Nations Peacekeeping Forces: collection in album incl. flown 1960 Congo, 1962 West New Guinea, Katanga ovpt., 1964 Cyprus, 1978 Lebanon,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 31831
Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika » Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika
1931 (Mar 10) Imperial Airways first airmail service East Africa-London, Kisimu-London, official yellow & blue “rising sun” cover with KUT 50c and 10c…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP