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

2161 lots
Lot 10001
Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
1939-56, Group written up on four album pages incl. Haiti 1936 set of 3 on cover plus mint set and France 1956 30F on two maxi cards, mint block and imperf….
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 10006
Olympics » Ancient Olympia & Pre-Olympics
1894 Comité International Olympique (IOC) vignette in blue and white, oxidised colour, part gum, on introductory album page with two Pierre de Coubertin…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10007
Olympics » Ancient Olympia & Pre-Olympics
1894-1984, IOC group written up on 3 album pages incl. very fine 1894 IOC Congress vignette, 1954 IOC anniversary cancel on two cards and 1984 Anniversary…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 10029
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1923 Reprints with the original die (with permission from the Greek government) in the form of a 2D Reply postcard in deep blue on buff card, and a 2D…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10034
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 7): Organising Committee printed envelope sent to the Secretary of the Organising Committee with red Committee…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10037
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 1): Envelope with Olympics 60l tied by Athens “1” cds on the first day of issue, cancelled by favour, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10040
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 5): Envelope with Olympics 1l vertical pair tied by Athens “5” cds on the first day of issue, couple of tone spots…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10043
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 7): Postcard from Athens to Italy with two 5l tied by Athens “7” cds, central vertical fold, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10045
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (ATHENS 8): Envelope with Olympics complete set of 12 to the 10D tied by Athens “8” cds with hour slug inverted (except…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
Lot 10046
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (MILOS): Envelope sent registered within Greece with Olympics 60l tied by Milos blue-black cds, with matching blue-black…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Lot 10053
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 26) SECOND DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 3): Envelope sent registered to Germany with Olympics 1l, 2l, 5l, 10l, 20l and 25l tied by Athens “3” cds,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10054
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 28) FOURTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 7): Organising Committee printed wrapper depicting two wrestlers with violet Committee cachet adjacent, sent…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10055
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 28) FOURTH DAY (ATHENS 5): Envelope with 1896 Olympics 10l on the reverse tied by Athens “1” cds, sent to Agios with Athens “5” transit cds which…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10056
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 29) FIFTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 1): Picture postcard to Germany with Olympics 1l (2) and 2l (4, one faulty) tied by Athens “1” cds, with arrival…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10057
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 29) FIFTH DAY OF THE GAMES (ATHENS 1): Commercial envelope to Germany franked on the reverse with Olympics 25l tied by Athens “1” cds, Opladen…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10058
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (May 14) Commercial envelope to Germany franked on the reverse with six 1896 Olympics 5l tied by Athens “1” cds, arrival cds adjacent, fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10059
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (May 30) 20l Postal stationery envelope uprated with 1896 Olympics 40l tied by Athens “3” cds, sent registered to Belgium with Brussels arrival bs,…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 10060
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Jun 10) Envelope sent registered from Patras to Athens with six 1896 Olympics 10l in two strips of three on the reverse tied by light Patras cds…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10061
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Jul 20) Envelope sent registered to Italy franked on the reverse with 1896 Olympics 2D & 1D and Small Hermes Heads 25l pair, all tied by Athens “3”…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 10062
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Jul 26) Commercial envelope sent registered to Germany franked on the reverse with 1896 Olympics 60l tied by Athens “3” cds, with arrival cds adjacent,…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10063
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Sep 15) Envelope sent registered from Chalkio on Chios to Fiume, franked on the obverse with 1896 Olympics 25l and on the reverse with further 2l…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10064
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Nov) 20l Postal stationery envelope uprated on the reverse with 1896 Olympics 5l strip of 5 and vert. strip of 3, sent registered to Germany one…
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 10065
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Jan 3) Grand Hotel D’Angleterre printed envelope sent to the USA with 1896 Olympics 1l, 2l (2), 5l and 20l tied by Athens “1” cds, reverse with New…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10066
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Jan 7) Envelope sent registered from Zakintos to Fiume, with spectacular franking on both sides with 1896 Olympics 1l (13), 2l (16), 5l (7), 20l…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 10067
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Feb) 20l Postal stationery envelope uprated with 1896 Olympics 1l, 2l (2), 5l, 10l and 20l tied by Kyrkira cds, sent registered to Germany with Halle…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10068
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Feb 1) Envelope from Athens to Hydra with 1896 Olympics 5l block of four on the reverse cancelled by central Athens “1” cds, fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10069
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Mar 14) Commercial envelope from the island of Thira to Germany franked on the reverse with three 1896 Olympics 10l tied by blue Thira cds, with…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10070
Olympics » 1896 Athens
RAILWAY: 1897 (Apr 21) Envelope from the Filological Association of Parnassos with 1896 Olympics 5l on strip of four tied by Athens railway cancel, reverse…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10071
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Jun & Jul) Pair of 20l postal stationery envelopes, one uprated with 1896 Olympics 2l and 1l vert. strip of 3 to England and other uprated with 1896…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10072
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Sep) Parcel wrapper with the LARGEST KNOWN COMMERCIAL FRANKING of the 1896 Olympic issue with nine 40l (three pairs and a strip of three), 5D and…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10073
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Nov) Parcel post card in Greek with 1896 Olympics 1D and strip of five imperf. 20l Small Hermes Heads all tied by Patras cds (with inverted month…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10074
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1897 (Nov) Printed newspaper/magazine sent to Egypt with 1896 Olympics 2l pair and Small Hermes Head 1l imperf. tied by Athens “2” cds, document seems…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10075
Olympics » 1896 Athens
1898 (Mar 10) Commercial envelope from the island of Thira to Germany with 1896 Olympics 25l tied by blue Thira cds, reverse with Syros and arrival cds…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 10076
Olympics » 1896 Athens
SHIP MAIL: Two album pages with maritime cancels from Greek or Austrian ships incl. Greek oval cancels on 1896 Olympics 2l block of four, 20l, 25l, a piece…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10077
Olympics » 1896 Athens
SHIP MAIL: 1899 (Jun) Envelope carried by Hungarian ship to France with 1896 Olympics 5l vert. pair on obverse and reverse with Small Hermes Head 1l imperf…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 10079
Olympics » 1896 Athens
SHIP MAIL: Envelope to Trieste with 1896 25l tied by pen cross and fancy anchor cancel, carried by the Hungarian Lloyd shipping company, arrival bs, cover…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10080
Olympics » 1896 Athens
Undated small cover with imprint of steamer G. Averof with violet maritime cancel adjacent (NB. Averof helped to fund the building of the Olympic Stadium…
Estimate: 60 EUR
Lot 10082
Olympics » 1896 Athens
COLLECTIONS: 1896 Athens group written up on 12 pages incl. Greece 1896 Olympic set mint/unused (mixed condition: 5D faulty no gum, 10D no gum), Italian…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 10084
Olympics » 1896 Athens » 1900 Surcharges
1901 (Aug) 5l Postal stationery card uprated with 1900 Olympic surcharge 5l on 1D tied by Kalamata cds, sent to Switzerland with Basel arrival cds, very…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10085
Olympics » 1896 Athens » 1900 Surcharges
1900 (Oct 19) Bulletin d’Expédition (parcel post card) for a parcel to Trieste franked with 1900 Olympic Surcharged 1D on 5D tied by Athens “8” cds, very…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10087
Olympics » 1900 Paris
1900 Paris group of 12 cards & a cover incl. US Postal Station Paris Exposition flag cancel, ppc of the Bois de Boulogne Racing Club (Games venue), range…
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 10088
Olympics » 1900 Paris
1900 Paris Exposition collection in an album incl. unused 10c postal stationery card to commemorate the opening of the Exposition, unused 5c postal stationery…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 10090
Olympics » 1904 St. Louis
1904 St. Louis World’s Fair collection written up on 25 pages with around 27 picture postcards of the Fair, examples of the special machine cancels (the…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 10120
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY ISSUE: COMPLETE OLYMPIC SET tied by Athens cds on envelope sent registered to Italy, Athens registration label, reverse with Bologna…
Estimate: 10’000 EUR
Lot 10123
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 1l pair, 3l and 5l on postcard cancelled by Patras cds, year unclear, however the front-side of the card…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 10124
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 5l on postcard cancelled by Athens cds, some soiling, very rare, signed Diena
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10125
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 28) Commercial envelope sent registered from Piraeus to Belgium with Olympics 50l tied by cds with registered hs adjacent, arrival bs, fine commercial…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 10126
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr) Swedish Olympic Committee printed envelope with printed legend at top left, sent by one of the Swedish delegation, sent registered with 25l…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 10127
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr 5) Envelope sent registered from Piraeus to Germany with Olympics 25l and 30l with registration hs adjacent, sent by the German Consul in Piraeus…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 10128
Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr 8) Picture postcard of the stadium with Olympic 5l tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / STADION” cds, some minor foxing, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR