2019 June Summer Auction Series – 4/6/2019 – 7/6/2019

78 lots
Lot 10008
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics set of 12 DIE PROOFS in red on various types of paper, the 1D with central stain and thin otherwise fine and rare
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 10009
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 1l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in the issued colour, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10010
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 2l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in the issued colour, thin in margin at top otherwise fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10011
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in rose, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10012
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in blue, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10013
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in dark grey-brown, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10014
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in green, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10015
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in grey, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10016
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in dark blue, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10017
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in sepia, imperf. right marginal single, natural paper speck in margin, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10018
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in orange-brown, imperf. right marginal single, corner crease at top right otherwise fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10019
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in pale grey, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10020
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in light brown, imperf. right marginal single, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10021
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in golden yellow, imperf. right marginal single, small black mark at lower left otherwise fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10022
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 5l Die proof from the original plate on carton paper in orange-brown, imperf. right marginal single, small natural paper speck and tiny stain at top…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10023
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 25l die proof in black on carton paper, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10024
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 25l colour trial in olive on carton paper, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10025
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 25l colour trial in yellow-orange on carton paper, reverse with manuscript in French roughly translated “60 lepta is not standing out enough,…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10026
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 1D die proof in black on white paper, fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10027
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 1D die proof in black with surround on thin paper, some minor wrinkling and a split along the surround at top, scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10028
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1923 Reprint die proof of the 1896 Olympics 1D in dark blue-green on carton paper, fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10029
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1923 Reprints with the original die (with permission from the Greek government) in the form of a 2D Reply postcard in deep blue on buff card, and a 2D…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10030
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 1l to 10D mint og set of 12, the 2l with no gum otherwise fine to very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10031
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 1l sheetlet of 25 with margins with one stamp showing IMPERFORATE AT RIGHT variety caused by the corner being folded over before being passed…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10032
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 2l mint nh block of four with top right stamp showing variety “missing engraver’s name at foot”, toned gum, fine
Estimate: 40 EUR
Lot 10033
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics 2D mint block of four showing PARTIALLY IMPERFORATE variety (with two stamps imperf on three sides, very fine and rare error with only two…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Lot 10034
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 7): Organising Committee printed envelope sent to the Secretary of the Organising Committee with red Committee…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10035
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ALMYROS): 1896 Olympics 5D cancelled by crisp Almyros cds on the first day of issue, small gum spot on face, fine (Note…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10036
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ARTA): 1896 Olympics 40l with crisp blue Arta cds, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10037
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 1): Envelope with Olympics 60l tied by Athens “1” cds on the first day of issue, cancelled by favour, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10038
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 3): 1l sheetlet of 25 (without selvedge) cancelled to order with Athens “3” cds on the first say of issue, perf….
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10039
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 5): 1896 Olympics 2l and 5D cancelled by Athens “5” cds on the first day of issue, 5D with a couple of light…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10040
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 5): Envelope with Olympics 1l vertical pair tied by Athens “5” cds on the first day of issue, couple of tone spots…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10041
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 6): 1896 Olympics 1l, 2l pair and 10D cancelled by Athens “6” cds on the first day of issue, all with original…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10042
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 7): 1896 Olympics 1D with Athens “7” cds, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10043
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 7): Postcard from Athens to Italy with two 5l tied by Athens “7” cds, central vertical fold, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10044
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 8): 1896 Olympics complete set of 12 with Athens “8” cds of the first day of use, 1D with repaired top right corner…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10045
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 8): Envelope with Olympics complete set of 12 to the 10D tied by Athens “8” cds with hour slug inverted (except…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
Lot 10046
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (MILOS): Envelope sent registered within Greece with Olympics 60l tied by Milos blue-black cds, with matching blue-black…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Lot 10047
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (PIRAEUS): 1896 Olympics 10D cancelled by crisp Piraeus cds on the first day of issue, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10048
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (PIRAEUS): 1896 Olympics 5D cancelled by Piraeus cds on the first day of issue, minor discolouration otherwise fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10049
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (PIRAEUS): 1896 Olympics 1l and 40l with Piraeus cds, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10050
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (NEON FALIRON): 1896 Olympics 2D with Neon Faliron cds (where the velodrome was for the Games), small stain at top left…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10051
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (SIFNOS): 1896 Olympics 60l tied by Sifnos blue-black cds on the first day of issue on small piece, very fine (Note that…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10052
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (SYROS): 1896 Olympics 2l, 10l, 20l, 25l, 60l, 40l, 1D, 2D, 5D and 10D all with Syros double ring ds and a further 60l…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10053
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 26) SECOND DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 3): Envelope sent registered to Germany with Olympics 1l, 2l, 5l, 10l, 20l and 25l tied by Athens “3” cds,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10054
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 28) FOURTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 7): Organising Committee printed wrapper depicting two wrestlers with violet Committee cachet adjacent, sent…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10055
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 28) FOURTH DAY (ATHENS 5): Envelope with 1896 Olympics 10l on the reverse tied by Athens “1” cds, sent to Agios with Athens “5” transit cds which…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10056
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 29) FIFTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 1): Picture postcard to Germany with Olympics 1l (2) and 2l (4, one faulty) tied by Athens “1” cds, with arrival…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10057
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 29) FIFTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 1): Commercial envelope to Germany franked on the reverse with Olympics 25l tied by Athens “1” cds, Opladen…
Estimate: 300 EUR