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

17 lots
Lot 30204
Saudi Arabia » Incoming Mail
1944 Incoming mail from Iraq, franked 3 fils on censored printed matter from Bagdad (5.12) via Basra (7.12) to Riyadh (28.12), a scarce rate and war-time…
Estimate: 150 – 260 EUR
Lot 41206
Iraq
INCOMING: 1868 (Oct 5) Envelope from Paris to Baghdad with 1868 40c (torn) tied by star of dots with despatch cds adjacent, endorsed “via Marseilles, Alexandria…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 41207
Iraq
1923 (30.8) First Overland Mail cover registered to Haifa, franked with 9 annas of the Pictorial issue, all tied by BAGDAD/30.8.23 cds, being the first…
Estimate: 900 EUR
Lot 41208
Iraq
1927 (16.9) Registered Bagdad to Cairo, Egypt, with 7 1/2a franking applied on reverse and tied by Exchange Square cds, with registered label of the same…
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 41209
Iraq
1929 (Jan 3) Envelope with 4 1/2a franking tied by “IRAQ TO INDIA / By Light Aeroplane / with Vct. and Vctess. / I. de Sibour.” boxed cancel, incl. original…
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 41210
Iraq
1933 Airmail cover from Ripley “Garden of Eden” Iraq, addressed to the famous journalist and new correspondent for the New York Walter Winchell, paying…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41211
Iraq
1938 (16.6) First Flight Bagdad to Larnaca, Cyprus, carried by Misr Airworks Ltd., with 21f franking tied by BAGDAD/16.6.38 cds, Larnaca arraival bs, fine…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 41212
Iraq
1939 Mourning cover from The Royal Palace in Bagdad to Fez, franked 15f tied Bagdad/15.MAY.39 cds, with an array of instructional markings alongside and…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 41213
Iraq
1967 Flood Relief Issue: Attractive group mint and used arranged on four album pages, mixed to very fine, a scarce assembly (66)
Estimate: 50 EUR
Lot 41214
Iraq
1919 Flight from Bassorah to Delhi: On Active Service envelope to Aligara, bearing on reverse the very rare boxed cachet “POSTAL SERVICE M.E.F. AERIAL…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 41215
Iraq » Collections, Lots etc.
1918-67, Old-time unused collection on 20 large hand-drawn album pages showing a good deal of completion, neat section of the early overprinted issues,…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’600 EUR
Lot 41216
Iraq » Collections, Lots etc.
1920-1942 Overland Mail: Attractive and valuable accumulation of covers and cards housed in two stockbooks, showing strength in the Overland Mail with…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 41217
Iraq » Collections, Lots etc.
1927-35, Specialised Postal History group comprising 85 covers, mostly from the early 1930s, the Royal period, all neatly and knowledgeably written up…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Lot 50456
Iraq » Iraq British Occupation from Bagdad
1917 Six-Pointed star and Arabic date in Crescent 2a on 1pi dull blue mint og, very fine (SG £550)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50457
Iraq » Iraq British Occupation from Bagdad
1917 Five Pointed Star ovpt 1a on 20pa mint og, gum slightly toned with a couple of tone spots, fine (SG £850)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 51066
Ireland » Airmails
1922 (Apr-Nov) Baghdad-Cairo flight, trio of covers from Baghdad to Ireland all franked with three Iraq British Occupation 3a on 1 1/2pi; dated Apr 14,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51073
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Sep) Irish Acceptance for RAF “Desert Airmail Service” London-Cairo-Baghdad, pair of covers from Ireland to RAF Squadron in Baghdad; the first Sep…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP