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

65 lots
Lot 10091
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics group of 4 photographic essays incl. 10l photograph essay of the artist’s design for the 10l in bromide on photographic paper, stamp size,…
Estimate: 1’200 EUR
Lot 10092
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 1l Die proof from the original die on card in black, some foxing otherwise fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10093
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 1l imperf. proof in green in left marginal block of four on wove, watermarked paper, diagonal wrinkle otherwise fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10094
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 2l imperf. proof in brown in gutter marginal block of eight on wove paper, printed in two passes in black and red showing slight misalignment…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 10095
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 2l imperf. proof in brown on wove paper, printed in two passes in black and red showing clear misalignment of the two, plus the same proof…
Estimate: 60 EUR
Lot 10096
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 2l Grey mint nh block of 15 (mounted in the margin only) showing misplaced column of perforations (shifted upwards by 1.5mm and right by about 3.5mm),…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10097
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 3l violet imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of nine, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2007, a few tone…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10098
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5l Die proof from the original die on card in light brown, fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10099
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 10l brown, imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of nine, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2008, a few toned…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10100
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 10l imperf. proof in black in left marginal block of four on wove paper, light crease in margin, fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10101
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 20l imperf. proof pair in blue on wove, watermarked paper, vert. crease in between the stamps, very fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10102
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 25l brown imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2011, a few tone…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10103
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 30l Dull Purple mint with DOUBLE IMPRESSION in pair plus small portion of adjacent stamp, straight edges at left and right (possibly printed in the…
Estimate: 750 EUR
Lot 10104
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 40l DOUBLE IMPRESSION with Patras cds, very fine and rare, plus used vert. pair with misplaced perfs and normal mint
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10105
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 50l green imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2012, a few tone…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10106
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 1D proof in black on thin watermarked paper in block of four with surround around stamps, faint horizontal crease, fine appearance and rare
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10107
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 2D Die proof from the original die on card in dark blue, fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10108
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 2D Colour trial from the original die on card in dark green, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10109
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5D Die proof from the original die on laid carton paper in black, printed on both sides with one side showing double impression (one inverted), very…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10110
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5D Die proof from the original die on card in black, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10111
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 2D Die proof from the original die on card in carmine, slightly poor impression, thin at left
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10112
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 5D rose imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2014, a few tone spots,…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10113
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5D Die proof from the original die on card in carmine, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10114
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5D Colour trial from the original die on card in brown-orange, a few minor surface abrasions (a tiny one on the die itself)
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10115
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 5D Black mint strip of 5 with double perforations, mint with some perf reinforcements, minor foxing, scarce, signed A. Diena
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10116
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1907 New Year’s card from the Director General of the Greek Postal Administration with reprints of the 1906 Olympics set, printed by Segg & Co., small…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10117
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Athens “STADION” cancels on 1906 Olympic stamps incl. 3D (2), 2D, 1D, 50l (2), 40l (2), 30l, 25l, 20l and 10l, plus a forgery of the cancel on the…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10118
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Athens collection of imperforate stamps and imperf. proofs, incl. 3l single, pair and block of 4, 5l pair, vert. pair, block of 4, block of 6, block…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 10119
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics stamps study of mispeforations written up on album pages incl. partial reconstructions, with 20l (30) incl. partial imperf. mint block of…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 10120
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY ISSUE: COMPLETE OLYMPIC SET tied by Athens cds on envelope sent registered to Italy, Athens registration label, reverse with Bologna…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10121
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 20l with crisp Amfissa cds of the first day of issue, very fine and rare
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10122
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 25l with Athens cds of the first day of issue, some toning otherwise fine and rare
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10123
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 1l pair, 3l and 5l on postcard cancelled by Patras cds, year unclear, however the front-side of the card…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10124
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 5l on postcard cancelled by Athens cds, some soiling, very rare, signed Diena
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10125
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 28) Commercial envelope sent registered from Piraeus to Belgium with Olympics 50l tied by cds with registered hs adjacent, arrival bs, fine commercial…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10126
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr) Swedish Olympic Committee printed envelope with printed legend at top left, sent by one of the Swedish delegation, sent registered with 25l…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10127
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr 5) Envelope sent registered from Piraeus to Germany with Olympics 25l and 30l with registration hs adjacent, sent by the German Consul in Piraeus…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10128
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr 8) Picture postcard of the stadium with Olympic 5l tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / STADION” cds, some minor foxing, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10129
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 9) Official picture postcard depicting the empty stadium with Olympic 10c tied by the special ATHENS / STADION / OLYMPIC…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 10130
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 9) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 1l pair, 2l, 3l (corner fault), 5l and 10l all tied by ATHENS / AKROPOLIS / OLYMPIC…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10131
Olympics » 1906 Athens
THIRD DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 11) Hotel advertising envelope sent from Athens to Germany with Olympics 1l (2), 2l, 3l, 5l, 10l, 20l, 25l and 30l tied…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10132
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FOURTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 12) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 10l tied by ATHENS / ZAPPEION / OLYMPIC / GAMES special cds and showing inverted…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10133
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FOURTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 12) Official picture postcard depicting the crowd in the stadium with Olympic 1l, 2l and official vignette in blue all…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10134
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FOURTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 12) Official picture postcard of the Opening Ceremony with 1906 Olympics 5l tied by ATHENS / STADION / OLYMPIC / GAMES…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10135
Olympics » 1906 Athens
FIFTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 13) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 5l (fault), 3l and 2l tied by ATHENS / ZAPPEION / OLYMPIC / GAMES special cds,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10136
Olympics » 1906 Athens
SIXTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 14) Picture postcard sent by E. Steinmetz (female gymnast participant) with Olympics 10l tied by ATHENS / ZAPPEION /…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10137
Olympics » 1906 Athens
SIXTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 14) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 3l and 2l tied by ATHENS / AKROPOLIS / OLYMPIC / GAMES special cds, sent to Italy,…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10138
Olympics » 1906 Athens
SIXTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 14) Picture postcard depicting King Edward VII entering the stadium with Olympic 10l tied by the special ATHENS / STADION…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10139
Olympics » 1906 Athens
SEVENTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 15) Picture postcard with Olympics 5l, 3l, two 1l and official vignette in blue tied by the special ATHENS / ZAPPEION…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10140
Olympics » 1906 Athens
SEVENTH DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 15) Picture postcard depicting a scene inside the stadium franked with Olympic 2l (2) and 1l tied by the special ATHENS…
Estimate: 200 EUR