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

112 lots
Lot 51059
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 51060
Ireland » Airmails
1910 Brussels Exposition novelty postcard (double-sided) depicting a biplane with tag, sent to Ireland with 25c tied by exhibition cancel on tag inscribed…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51061
Ireland » Airmails
1914 (May 11) Special Airmail Service Leipzig-Dresden, illustrated postcard with 10pf tied by special cancel in Leipzig, forwarded to Belfast, scissor…
Estimate: 50 – 60 GBP
Lot 51062
Ireland » Airmails
1915-16, Royal Flying Corps collection of 10 picture postcards depicting different groups of the members of the Flying Corps (two of which were sent from…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51063
South Africa » Union & Republic of South Africa
1918 (Nov 20) MAKE YOUR SIXPENCE FLY Red Cross Aerial Post Card, carried on the first day of the Red Cross military display in Johannesburg (first Transvaal…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51064
South Africa » Union & Republic of South Africa
1918 (Dec 1) MAKE YOUR SIXPENCE FLY Red Cross Aerial Post Card flown Benoni – Johannesburg with South Africa 1d tied AERIAL POST cds, addressed to Dublin,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51065
South Africa » Union & Republic of South Africa
1918 (Dec 23) MAKE YOUR SIXPENCE FLY Red Cross Aerial Post Card, carried on the fifth and special Christmas flight with South Africa 1d tied AERIAL POST…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51066
Iraq » Iraq British Occupation Post Offices
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 51067
Ireland » Airmails
1922 (Jun 13) & 1923 (Oct 25) Irish acceptance for London-Amsterdam airmail service, 1922 cover to Germany with Rialtar 1/2d pair and 2 1/2d pair with…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51068
Ireland » Airmails
1922-25, Collection of Irish Acceptance for RAF “Desert Airmail Service” London-Cairo-Baghdad, 24 covers, a front and “Pilot’s Handbook of the Cairo Baghdad…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51069
Ireland » Airmails
1922-23 Handley Page London Paris air service, collection on 21 pages with 22 covers, two with “NO FLIGHT. / SENT BY / ORDINARY SERVICE” hs, with covers…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51070
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 51071
Ireland » Airmails
1923 London-Germany Airmail Services, collection on 9 pages, incl. 1921 April Air Mail Services brochure, with Irish Acceptances for 1923 (Aper 28) London-Amsterdam-Bremen-Hamburg,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51072
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Mar 26) Handley Page Paris-London flight, Switzerland 25c postal stationery card sent registered from Zurich to Ireland, uprated with 5c, 25c Tell…
Estimate: 200 – 300 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
Lot 51074
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Jul 2) Irish Acceptance for Instone Air Line London-Brussels-Cologne, cover with Harrison Coil 1/2d pair, 1d pair and 1 1/2d vert. pair all with…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51075
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 17) Instone Air Lines, flown from London to Cologne and on to Hamburg, cover with transit cds 19.10 with “Mit Luftpost” cachet, franked ovpt…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 51076
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 18) Ad Astra Aero Zurich-Munich then Munich-London airmail, incoming 25c postal stationery card from Switzerland uprated with 25c airmail, posted…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51077
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 23) Daimler Airways London-Berlin Air Service, reg. cover from Bray to Berlin franked definitives 1/2d, 1 1/2d, 2d 2 1/2d and 4d, London transit…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 51078
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 24) Handley Page London-Zurich airmail service, cover sent registered to Malta from Dublin with complete set of Thom 5-line wide overprints,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51079
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 25) Daimler Airways London-Berlin Air Service, cover from Bray to Warsaw, franked ovpt. 6d and Map 1d, Warsaw arrival 29.10.23, fine example…
Estimate: 100 – 120 GBP
Lot 51080
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Oct 26) Swiss acceptance for early internal airmail service, incoming envelope sent registered from Switzerland uprated with 15c, 25c, 35c, 40c,…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 51081
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 51082
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 51083
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 17) Irish acceptance for London-Brussels airmail service, cover to Belgium from Dublin with ovpt 1/2d, 1d strip of four and 1d single, reverse…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51084
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 17) Irish acceptance for London-Amsterdam airmail service, cover from Dublin with ovpt 1/2d, 1d strip of four and 1d single, fine
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51085
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 17) Irish acceptance London-Paris airmail service, cover from College Green, Dublin, with ovpt 9d, London and Paris bs, very fine
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51086
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 17) Irish acceptance for London-Brussels-Cologne airmail service, cover from Dublin to Leipzig to with 5 1/2d ovpt franking with faint “Mit Luftpost…
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 51087
Ireland » Airmails
1923 (Nov 20) Irish acceptance London-Paris airmail service, cover from Baile Átha Cliath to Paris with 7-stamp franking with “NO FLIGHT. / SENT BY ORDINARY…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 51088
Ireland » Airmails
1924 (May 2) First Experimental Flight Belfast-Liverpool, group of 5 covers/cards, one with British Empire Exhibition slogan cancel on matching 1 1/2d…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51089
Ireland » Airmails
1924 (May 2 – Jun 9) First Experimental Flight Service Belfast-Liverpool, collection of 16 covers incl. four May 2nd first flight, May 3rd second service…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 51090
Ireland » Airmails
1924 (May 30) Envelope to Denmark with “By Air Mail” label with very late usage QV 1892 4 1/2d red & green, invalid for postage and highlighted with blue…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51091
Ireland » Airmails
1924 (Jun 25) Irish Acceptance for RAF “Desert Airmail Service” London-Cairo-Baghdad-Tehran, envelope sent registered from Dublin to Persia with nine Saorstat…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51092
Ireland » Airmails
1925 (Jan 26) Irish Acceptance for RAF “Desert Airmail Service” London-Cairo-Baghdad, cover from Dublin and forwarded to Sudan from Cairo, franked with…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51093
Ireland » Airmails
1925 (May 26) Irish acceptance for last temporary Cape Town-Durban airmail service, cover from Dublin to Durban with two ovpt 4d (PREVIOUSLY USED), with…
Estimate: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 51094
Ireland » Airmails
1927-31, Airmail services from India to Ireland, incl. two covers sent 1927 (Mar 10) Basra-Cairo extension (faults), two sent 1927 (Dec) Basrah-London…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51095
Ireland » Airmails
1927 (Mar 7) Irish acceptance for experimental London-Cairo-East Africa airmail service, 1/2d postal stationery cover from Dublin uprated with Sword and…
Estimate: 100 – 120 GBP
Lot 51096
Ireland » Airmails
1927 (Mar 9) Irish acceptance for experimental London-Cairo-East Africa airmail service, postcard from Dublin to Kenya uprated with Map and Shield stamps…
Estimate: 100 – 120 GBP
Lot 51097
Ireland » Airmails
1928 (Sep 24) Imperial Airways flight service Liverpool-Belfast & Belfast-Liverpool, collection in an album incl. Post Office Daily Lists from Sep 20th,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51098
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 51099
Ireland » Airmails
1929-32, Irish Acceptances via the London-India service, collection incl. 1929 (Apr 6) Imperial Airways 2nd Service, press photo of passengers boarding…
Estimate: 900 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 51100
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 51101
Ireland » Airmails
1929-31, Irish Acceptances via the London and Amsterdam services to the Far East, collection on 13 pages incl. two to Hong Kong but sent only by surface…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 51102
Ireland » Airmails
1929 (Feb 8) Irish acceptance for “First Air Flight to North Africa”, pair of identical 1/2d postal stationery covers with 4d Sword covers (mounted on…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 51103
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 51104
Ireland » Airmails
1929 (Apr 22) Irish acceptance for air service New York – Nueva Laredo and thence Nueva Laredo – Mexico City, 5d registered envelope with SE 1/2d, 2 1/2d…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51105
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 51106
Ireland » Airmails
1929 (Aug 26) Irish acceptances for first airmail service in South Africa (Cape Town-Durban), group of eight covers incl GB KGV 1d J28 control strip of…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51107
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 51108
Ireland » Airmails
1931-33, Irish Acceptances for Imperial Airways services to Burma, group of 12 covers incl. 1931 (Apr 4) experimental first flight London-Rangoon, 1933…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP