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

145 lots
Lot 51001
Ireland » Collections
1707-1880, Collection of various items in four folders , sections of bishop markings, Circular Year, Mermaid datestamps, a fine selection of “Paid At”…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51002
Ireland » Collections
1753-1831, Collection of 21 items with mostly IRELAND in red postmarks, also KINSALE, COUNTRY etc., neatly written up on exhibition pages with details…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 51003
Ireland » Collections
1818-57, Collection of 57 items showing a range of postmarks, mostly on pre-stamp but also on GB and postal stationery, various tax markings, Cork “A”,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51004
Ireland » Collections
1750-1838, Collection of FREE fronts (18) and covers (25) written up on pages with marks identified by Feldman/Kane numbers, incl. 1750 cover with “FREE”,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 51005
Ireland » Collections
1713-1854, Postal history collection written up in 3 albums, first with 34 covers showing a range of different “PAID AT” markings, noted neat red POST…
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 51006
Ireland » Pre-Stamp Postal History
PENNY RATES 1713-1853, Collection of 39 items showing a good selection of different markings and rates from the time, neatly written up on exhibition pages…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 51007
Ireland » Collections
1835-59, PENNY POST collection in two binders with 75 items showing a wide range of Penny Post hs on pre-stamp or GB used in Ireland covers, better struck…
Estimate: 600 – 900 GBP
Lot 51008
Ireland » Pre-Stamp Postal History
RECEIVING HOUSE 1702-1860, Collection in two binders showing a wide range of receiving house postmarks on pre-stamp or GB used in Ireland covers, plus…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51009
Ireland » Collections
1808-31, TOWN MILEAGE MARKS group of 105 items showing a range of different Town-Mileage-marks, well-struck postmarks include KELLE 82, NENAGH 75, CORK…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51010
Ireland » Pre-Stamp Postal History
TOWN MILEAGE MARKS 1832-54, Specialised group of 41 items showing a range of different Town-Mileage-marks, well-struck postmarks include CARDONAGH 152,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 51011
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
1840 & 1857 Pair of stampless covers; 1840 (Dec 16) Entire written from Chirra, India, written by a soldier in the Indian Army, with postscript stating…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 51013
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
1879 (Jan 2) Envelope from Dublin to Queensland, Australia, with 1873-80 8d orange tied by “186” duplex, reverse with Brisbane and Cambooya arrival bs,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 51014
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
1888 (Jan 16) Belgium reply paid postcard sent from Belfast back to Belgium, cancelled by Belfast “62” duplex, reverse with Dublin & Belfast railway…
Estimate: 40 – 50 GBP
Lot 51017
Ireland » Collections
1797-1922, Fascinating selection of 83 covers and cards housed in two albums, each item mounted on exhibition pages, mostly postage due markings, More…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 51018
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
DIAMOND CANCELS 1845-85, Specialised group of 128 items showing various diamond cancel usages, mostly on engraved imperforate QV 1d red, each item neatly…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 51019
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
DUPLEX CANCELS 1866-1895: Collection of 115 covers and cards showing a wide range of duplex cancels, all used on GB stamps or postal stationery cards,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 51020
Ireland » Collections
1840-44, Specialised group of 46 items showing various Maltese Cross usages, includes two Mulready entires plus a Blarney Stone caricature, then two Penny…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51021
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
SPOON CANCELS 1852-70, Specialised group of 64 items showing various spoon cancel usages, includes five items with 1847-54 embossed issue, then mostly…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 51026
Ireland » Forerunners (L1-L45)
1914 Anti Home Rule (1d) orange, applied on 1914 envelope from Clifton in Bristol to Avoca, Co. Wicklow, franked GB 1/2d pair, with label applied alongside,…
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 51036
Ireland » Transitional Period
1916-21, EASTER RISING group incl. 1916 (May 8) stampless envelope with “ARMY POST OFFICE (H.D) / 40″cds, which was in use for only 10 days in May by the…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 51037
Ireland » Transitional Period
1916-21 EASTER RISING & ANGLO-IRISH WAR collection written up in an album incl. picture postcards of the Sinn Fein Rebellion (14, one sent from Coolmoney…
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 51044
Ireland » 1922-23 Thom Three-Line Overprints (T47-T61)
1922-23 Thom 3-line 1/2d green, var. “Accent Inserted by Hand” of Row 15/12, in pair used with 5d Sword on airmail cover Dublin 3 DE 23, with “AIR POST…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
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