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

14 lots
Lot 42589
Norway
1907-13, Correspondence of 42 picture postcards to Austria at the time of Walter Wellman and Melvin Vaniman’s attempt to reach the North Pole by airship,…
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 42590
Norway
1907 Group of four postcards relating to Walter Wellman and Melvin Vaniman’s attempt to reach the North Pole by airship, dated July and August, incl. postcard…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 42702
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1897-99 The Belgian expedition: Group of 11 postcards, depicting Gerlache and scenes of the expedition, unusual and scarce
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 42703
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1903-1905 The “LE FRANCAIS” expedition: Outstanding exhibition collection neatly mounted and knowledgeable written up in French on forty-seven…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 42704
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1903-1905 The “LE FRANCAIS” expedition: Group of 8 postcards, unusual and scarce
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 42705
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1908-1910 The “POURQUOI PAS” expedition: Outstanding exhibition collection neatly mounted and knowledgeable written up in French on forty album…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 42706
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1908-1910 The “POURQUOI PAS” expedition: Postcard of Charcot in Punta Arenas, with Chile franking, scarce
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 42707
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1908-1910 The “POURQUOI PAS” expedition: Group of 20 postcards, unusual and scarce
Estimate: 340 EUR
Lot 42708
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1908-1910 The “POURQUOI PAS” expedition: Glass slide for a stereoscope viewer depicting the construction of the ship, unusual and scarce
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 42709
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1911 France Sower 25c tied on cover by large blue cachet “REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / ILES KERGUELEN”, no arrival bs, very fine and rare
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 42710
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1951 ARCHIPEL KERGUELEN: Circular datestamp on cover, very fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 42711
Polar
ANTARCTIC: 1952 Australian cover franked 3 1/2d used from HEARD ISLAND, unusual
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 42712
Polar
ANTARCTIC: TAAF: Two artist proofs of the 100th anniversary of the construction of the port of Jeanne D’Arc 1908-2008, very fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 42832
Collections and Lots All World
1950s-2000, Collection of 96 Antarctic Territories covers/cards from a range of countries from Scientific and Tourist expeditions, attractive lot
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR