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

3898 lots
Lot 60082
Italian States » Sicily
MIXED COLOURS & PLATES / DI MISTE COLORE E TAVOLI 1859 1gr Deep Rust Brown, plate I, retouched pos. 5 (margin line at top) used together with 1gr Bright…
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60083
Italian States » Tuscany
1851 2cr Blue on greyish, block of 10 (the second largest known) with margins all around, tied to cover from Bagno (2 DIC 1854) to Rocca San Casciano,…
Estimate: 24’000 – 28’000 EUR
Lot 60084
Italian States » Tuscany
1851 2cr Dark Blue on greyish, large to immense margins on all sides, tied to folded letter to Florence by the rare mute 11-bar oval cancel of Scarperia…
Estimate: 3’600 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60085
Italian States » Tuscany
1851 6cr Indigo on bluish (first printing), fantastic margins all around showing parts of neighbours at three sides, tied by Austrian military “FELDPOST…
Estimate: 9’000 – 12’000 EUR
Lot 60086
Italian States » Tuscany
1862 Mixed Franking with Sardinia to London 1860 80c Brown Orange, showing parts of neighbours at right and left sides, plus Sardinia 1861 40c Carmine…
Estimate: 4’400 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60087
Lebanon
1863 steam ship mail : entire letter dated internally ’15 July 1863’ sent from Beyrouth to Alexandrette by ship showing very rare large framed ‘P.P’ postage…
Estimate: 5’500 EUR
Lot 60088
Luxembourg
1859 Small neat envelope from Luxembourg to France, franked Guillaume III 10c grey-black and Armoires 30c violet, both tied by the 9-bar grill cancel,…
Estimate: 11’000 EUR
Lot 60089
Mauritius
1860 (Mar 28) Envelope to Germany with 1859 2d pale blue Dardenne, good to huge margins, cancelled by void barred oval and tied by French transit cds,…
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60090
Mexico
1861 Folded cover from Mexico to Madrid, with 1861 Second Issue 1r black on green and 4r red on yellow, tied MEXICO/FRANCO cds, with Spanish “16R” rate…
Estimate: 6’000 EUR
Lot 60091
Mexico
1875 Folded entire from Vera Cruz via the French Maritime office to Havana, franked 10c black with district ovpt MEXIQUE, used in combination with France…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 60092
Mongolia
1878-1937 Wonderful and valuable postal history exhibition collection neatly mounted, beautifully illustrated and knowledgeably written up on 122 album…
Estimate: 70’000 – 80’000 EUR
Lot 60093
New Zealand
NEW ZEALAND 1872 2d vermilion, no wmk, perf 12 1/2, right marginal block of 30, from the top three rows of the sheet (R1-3/3-12), with most stamps in the…
Estimate: 1’700 – 2’800 EUR
Lot 60094
Norway
NORWAY MISSIONARY MAIL IN MADAGASCAR1894-95 5v Black, second printing (narrow setting on white paper), uncancelled on envelope from Ihosy to Mrs. Amalie…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60095
Palestine and Holy Land
1818 very early transatlantic pre-philalatelic mail from Holy land to Rio de Janeiro /Brazil : entire letter dated internally ‘22 Giugno 1818 = 22 June…
Estimate: 3’500 EUR
Lot 60096
Persia
1902 Attractive old-time study collection of the Provisional Issue for Meched, this rare and valuable collection with forgeries is superbly and knowledgeably…
Estimate: 8’000 – 10’000 EUR
Lot 60097
Persia
The “Relais” Issue: 1912 Registered cover from Rescht to Hamburg, bearing five different value with the “Relais” overprint, tied RESCHT/25.JUIL.1912…
Estimate: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Lot 60098
Persia
The “Kermanshah” Provisional Issue: 1917 Parcel document from Kermanshah to Hamadan, franked on reverse of document 1911 Arms Issue 1kr, 5kr and two…
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60099
Peru
1866 (May) Entire from Callao to Lima with two diagonally bisected 1862 1d pale vermilion, each tied by Callao cds, with ms “5 Centavos” postage due alongside…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 60100
Peru
1874 (Oct) Envelope from Lima to the noble family Esterházy in HUNGARY, with 1868-72 1d gren, just cut into, cancelled by pen cross and tied by Lima cds,…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Lot 60101
Peru
TRIPLE COUNTRY COMBINATION1875 US 3c green Wells, Fargo & Co. stationery envelope sent from Callao in Peru to Oregon City in the USA, via Panama and San…
Estimate: 6’000 – 10’000 EUR
Lot 60102
Romania
INCOMING MAIL1867 Prussia 3Sgr postal stationery bearing 1861 1Sgr (2) adhesives cancelled by HAMBURG-BAHNHOF 14/10 67 cds and addressed to Bucharest,…
Estimate: 5’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60103
Romania
INCOMING MAIL1868 Folded cover franked by Austria 1864 10kr blue from Vienna and addressed to Waslui, large IASSI 25/8 pmk in blue alongside, taxed 28…
Estimate: 5’000 – 8’000 EUR
Lot 60104
Russia » RSFSR 1918-23
1923 VLADIVOSTOK airmail set of 16 values, mint, very fine, extremely rare, cert. Mikulski “only 25 complete set existing”. A world-wide rarity
Estimate: 12’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60105
Russia
RUSSIA – ZEMSTVOS Collection of Count Stroganov (1852-1923)The Count Sergueï Alexandrovitch Stroganoff was the last Heir of the Stroganoff Family. He died…
Estimate: 4’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 60105A
Japan » Ryuku Islands
Ryukyu IslandsThis collection brings together a life-time of passion with the present owner spending more the 50 years amassing the incredible hoard, which…
Estimate: 40’000 – 60’000 EUR
Lot 60106
Sarawak
SARAWAK 1923 1c on 10c bright blue, second printing with bars 3/4mm apart, lower right corner block of 4 with plate number, showing the error with “en”…
Estimate: 3’400 – 4’600 EUR
Lot 60107
Spanish Colonies » Cuba
1862 Folded cover from Veracruz to Vigo, franked 1r green pair, neatly cancelled by superb centrally struck framed grill, used on January 30th during the…
Estimate: 15’000 EUR
Lot 60108
Sweden
1870 (Nov 20) Entire from Halmstad to HUNGARY, with 1858-62 24ö orange in combination with 1862-69 3ö brown tied by single Halmstad cds with further strike…
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Lot 60109
Schweiz
1846 “Zurich” 4Rp Black, Type 1 with red horizontal background lines, large margins all around, cancelled by a Zürich Rosette on folded entire addressed…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Lot 60110
Schweiz
1843 “Double Geneva” 5+5c Green, large margins all around and fresh deep shade, neatly cancelled by Geneva Rosette Nr.2, very fine and rare, an iconic…
Estimate: 17’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 60111
Schweiz
1843 “Double Geneva” 5+5c Green, good to large margins all around and fresh deep shade, centrally cancelled by Geneva Rosette Nr.2 on folded entire from…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
Lot 60112
Schweiz
1845 “Basel Dove”, position 9 in the sheet of 40, fresh deep shade with strong embossing of the dove, huge margins with sheet margin at left (ca11mm),…
Estimate: 20’000 – 30’000 EUR
Lot 60113
Schweiz
BASEL WITH SHEET MARGIN USED ON OCTOBER 1ST, 1850 – FIRST DAY OF THE SWISS FEDERAL POST1845 “Basel Dove”, position 17 in the sheet of 40, fresh deep shade…
Estimate: 60’000 – 80’000 EUR
Lot 60114
Schweiz
1845 Basel Dove, the rare bright blue shade, fresh colours and very good margins all around with part of neighboring stamp at top, wonderful embossing…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 60115
Schweiz
1849 “Vaud” 4c Black and red, 96th stamp of the sheet, large margins all around showing part of guideline at bottom left, neatly cancelled by Geneva Rosette…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 60116
Schweiz
1850-1945 Exceptional collection of mostly RAYON COVERS housed in one album. Over 60 covers and cards with strength in the first Federal Issues of Switzerland…
Estimate: 8’000 – 12’000 EUR
Lot 60117
Schweiz
UNIQUE BISECT1862-67 Sitting Helvetia 60c bronze bisect together with 30c ultramarin tied by neat GENEVE 1 FEV 68 on commercial double-weight cover to…
Estimate: 10’000 – 15’000 EUR
Lot 60118
Schweiz » Soldatenmarken
SWISS SOLDIER STAMPS1914-45, Remarkable and very extensive Swiss Soldier Stamps collection housed in 20 albums, showing a very high degree of completion…
Estimate: 12’000 – 20’000 EUR
Lot 60119
Turkey
Ottoman Steam Ship Company : folded entire sent from Constantinople to famous Bulgarian writer and translator Constantin Fotinof (1790-1858) in Smyrme…
Estimate: 7’500 – 8’500 EUR
Lot 60120
Turkey
The Entire Ottoman Empire Postal History Estate of the Late Dr. Wahby1840-1930 An extensive and valuable collection of Ottoman Empire cancellation on stamps,…
Estimate: 30’000 – 40’000 EUR
Lot 60121
Turkey » Eastern Rumelia
1881 “Empire” 20pa black perf.13 1/2 showing variety background colour (rose) omitted, postally used with mute barred blue cancel, very fine Expertise:…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Lot 60122
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1857 5c Blue, large margins all around including right sheet margin, tied by tied by HONOLULU US POSTAGE PAID SEP8 (1857) cds in red, used together with…
Estimate: 2’800 – 3’200 EUR
Lot 60123
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1857 5c Blue, mostly good margins but with faults, uncancelled but offset ties stamp at corner, red HONOLULU US POSTAGE PAID JUL 18 (1860) cds alongside,…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’200 EUR
Lot 60124
United States » USA Possessions » Hawaii
1864 1c Black, Plate 6-A, types 1-IV, block of six, unused, large margins all around, detailed impression, light horizontal crease at bottom, extremely…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 60125
United States » Collections
EXTENSIVE AND SPECIALIZED COLLECTION ON THE WATERBURY CANCELLATIONSIntroduction: The creator of the Waterbury cancellations, John W. Hill (1834-1921),…
Estimate: 60’000 – 100’000 EUR
Lot 60126
Postal Thematics » Airmail
HOMMAGE AU CONCORDE1969-2003, Exceptionnelle collection de +800 objets sur le Concorde présentant :9 menus qui ont volé à 2 fois la vitesse du son (Mach…
Estimate: 8’000 – 16’000 EUR
Lot 60127
Collections and Lots All World
1849-2018, Extensive and original collection concerning 1,072 political systems and 478 countries with 1,220 local post offices. In this history of the…
Estimate: 50’000 – 80’000 EUR
Lot 60128
Collections and Lots All World » Cinderellas, Poster Stamps, Vignettes
1914-18 WWI “God, Kaiser and the Fatherland” vignette / cinderella patriotic stamps in 10 albums plus loose, with a great deal of completion incl. supplementary…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR