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Full page: Gold Medal collection of 120 pages "Postal

Lot 51000 | Full page: Gold Medal collection of 120 pages “Postal

Olympics » Collections & Miscellaneous Lots
1896-1936, Gold medal collection mounted on 120 pages covering a large selection of postal usage at correct rate, all commercial frankings with letters,…
Estimate: 30’000 – 36’000 EUR
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1940 German Excavation of Olympia, envelope sent registered by archaeologist at Olympia

Lot 51001 | 1940 German Excavation of Olympia, envelope sent registered by archaeologist at Olympia

Olympics » Ancient Olympia & Pre-Olympics
1940 German Excavation of Olympia, envelope sent registered by archaeologist H. K. Süsserott from Olympia to Germany, with imprint on backflap for the…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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"La Restauration d'Olympie / L'Histoire, Les Monuments, Le Culte et les Fêtes," book by Lalox and Monceaux

Lot 51002 | “La Restauration d’Olympie / L’Histoire, Les Monuments, Le Culte et les Fêtes,” book by Lalox and Monceaux

Olympics » Ancient Olympia & Pre-Olympics
“La Restauration d’Olympie / L’Histoire, Les Monuments, Le Culte et les Fêtes,” book by Lalox and Monceaux, 1889, 332x465mm, HB, 228pp, no.253 out of …
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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"Report on the Excavations in Olympia" book

Lot 51003 | “Report on the Excavations in Olympia” book

Olympics » Ancient Olympia & Pre-Olympics
“Report on the Excavations in Olympia” (translation), German text, 8 volume set, SB, the excavations began in Autumn 1936 and went on until the Summer…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
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1905 3rd IOC Congress in Brussels: "Congrès International de Sport et d'Education physique..." report by the IOC

Lot 51004 | 1905 3rd IOC Congress in Brussels: “Congrès International de Sport et d’Education physique…” report by the IOC

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
1905-33, IOC Congresses bulletins and Sports Congresses group, incl. 1905 3rd IOC Congress in Brussels: “Congrès International de Sport et d’Education…
Estimate: 100 – 200 EUR
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1924-1932, group of three IOC/Coubertin booklets

Lot 51005 | 1924-1932, group of three IOC/Coubertin booklets

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
1924-1932, group of three IOC/Coubertin booklets, incl. 1932 “Les Assises de la Cité Prochaine” by Pierre de Coubertin subtitled “Conference donnée à Berne…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
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France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 10 artist signed die proofs in different colours

Lot 51006 | France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 10 artist signed die proofs in different colours

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 10 artist signed die proofs in different colours, previously stored in a humid climate so variously toned.
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 7 deluxe die proofs in different colours

Lot 51007 | France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 7 deluxe die proofs in different colours

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group of 7 deluxe die proofs in different colours with control punch holes at foot, previously stored in a humid climate…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group incl. deluxe

Lot 51008 | France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group incl. deluxe

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
France: 1937 Pierre de Coubertin group incl. deluxe die proof in the issued colour, 15 imperf. colour trials in various colours (mono-colour and bi-colour),…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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Haiti: 1939 (Oct 3) pair of first day covers with the 1939 Coubertin set of three

Lot 51009 | Haiti: 1939 (Oct 3) pair of first day covers with the 1939 Coubertin set of three

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
Haiti: 1939 (Oct 3) pair of first day covers with the 1939 Coubertin set of three tied by Port-au-Prince duplexes, lightly toned, plus mint set of three…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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1946 Olympic Semi-centennial Dinner hosted by the US Olympic Committee at the Hotel Pennsylvania, NY, large photo

Lot 51010 | 1946 Olympic Semi-centennial Dinner hosted by the US Olympic Committee at the Hotel Pennsylvania, NY, large photo

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
1946 Olympic Semi-centennial Dinner hosted by the US Olympic Committee at the Hotel Pennsylvania, NY, large photo, 55×38.5cm, showing US OC members, guests…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
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1972 Sapporo IOC Session badge in original box, very fine & rare badge

Lot 51011 | 1972 Sapporo IOC Session badge in original box, very fine & rare badge

Olympics » Pierre de Coubertin and the IOC
1972 Sapporo IOC Session badge in original box, very fine & rare badge
Estimate: 5’500 – 6’000 EUR
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Statues: 1902 An American Bronze Study of an Athlete, entitled "THE SPRINTER", cast from a model by Dr. Robert Tait McKenzie

Lot 51012 | Statues: 1902 An American Bronze Study of an Athlete, entitled “THE SPRINTER”, cast from a model by Dr. Robert Tait McKenzie

Olympics » Olympic Statues
Statues: 1902 An American Bronze Study of an Athlete, entitled “THE SPRINTER”, cast from a model by Dr. Robert Tait McKenzie. The naked youth in starting…
Estimate: 1’200 – 2’000 EUR
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1896 Olympics set of 12 die proofs in issued colour on toned thick paper

Lot 51013 | 1896 Olympics set of 12 die proofs in issued colour on toned thick paper

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics set of 12 die proofs in issued colour on toned thick paper, very fine and very rare, exhibition showpiece for an Olympic collector; each…
Estimate: NaN EUR
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1896 Olympics set of die proofs in issued colour on toned card

Lot 51014 | 1896 Olympics set of die proofs in issued colour on toned card

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics set of 12 die proofs in issued colour on toned card, very fine and very rare, exhibition showpiece for an Olympic collector.
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 7’000
1896 Olympics set of 12 in mint blocks of four, an extremely rare set

Lot 51015 | 1896 Olympics set of 12 in mint blocks of four, an extremely rare set

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics set of 12 in mint blocks of four, some mint nh, some with some minor perf. reinforcement, minor tone spots on the 60l and 1D, very fine and…
Estimate: 30’000 – 35’000 EUR
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1896 Greek Olympic Committee printed envelope with Greek legend, Committee cachet in red at top right

Lot 51016 | 1896 Greek Olympic Committee printed envelope with Greek legend, Committee cachet in red at top right

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Greek Olympic Committee printed envelope with Greek legend, Committee cachet in red at top right, unused, very fine and rare.
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
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1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: Envelope from Athens to France with 1896 Olympics 25l tied by Athens "6" cds on the first day of issue

Lot 51017 | 1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: Envelope from Athens to France with 1896 Olympics 25l tied by Athens “6” cds on the first day of issue

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: Envelope from Athens to France with 1896 Olympics 25l tied by Athens “6” cds on the first day of issue, Bordeaux arrival…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
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1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (SIFNOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 5D

Lot 51018 | 1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (SIFNOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 5D

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE (SIFNOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 5D tied by Sifnos blue-black cds, with matching blue-black…
Estimate: 5’500 – 7’000 EUR
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1896 (Mar 27) THIRD DAY OF THE GAMES (MILOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 10D

Lot 51019 | 1896 (Mar 27) THIRD DAY OF THE GAMES (MILOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 10D

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 (Mar 27) THIRD DAY OF THE GAMES (MILOS): Envelope sent registered to Syros with 1896 Olympics 10D tied by Milos blue-black cds, with matching…
Estimate: 7’500 – 10’000 EUR
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1898 (May 10) Printed commercial cover from stamp dealer, sent registered from Athens to France and franked on the reverse with five 1896 Olympics 60l stamps

Lot 51020 | 1898 (May 10) Printed commercial cover from stamp dealer, sent registered from Athens to France and franked on the reverse with five 1896 Olympics 60l stamps

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1898 (May 10) Printed commercial cover from stamp dealer Constantin Dascalakis & Co., sent registered from Athens to France and franked on the reverse…
Estimate: 3’500 – 4’000 EUR
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1896 Olympics stamps used on EVERY SINGLE DAY FOR A YEAR

Lot 51021 | 1896 Olympics stamps used on EVERY SINGLE DAY FOR A YEAR

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics stamps used on EVERY SINGLE DAY FOR A YEAR, from the first day of issue on 25th March 1896 to 25th March 1897, plus five examples used before…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
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1896 Olympics, 1900 Surcharges and 1906 Olympics, forgery collection

Lot 51022 | 1896 Olympics, 1900 Surcharges and 1906 Olympics, forgery collection

Olympics » 1896 Athens
1896 Olympics and 1900 Surcharges, forgery collection written up on 12 pages, incl. imperforates, forgeries with forged cancels incl. 60l block of 20,…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 480
1900 "AM" Surcharges 2D on 10D mint l.h. lower left

Lot 51023 | 1900 “AM” Surcharges 2D on 10D mint l.h. lower left

Olympics » 1896 Athens » 1900 Surcharges
1900 “AM” Surcharges 2D on 10D mint l.h. lower left corner marginal pair with upper stamps showing Δ for A variety, toned gum otherwise fine (Hellas €440)…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
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1900 Paris Exposition, pair of printed covers sent from the exhibition

Lot 51024 | 1900 Paris Exposition, pair of printed covers sent from the exhibition

Olympics » 1900 Paris
1900 Paris Exposition, pair of printed covers sent from the exhibition with exhibition legends at top; one a stampless cover from the French Ministry of…
Estimate: 50 – 100 EUR
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Nathaniel J. Cartmell real photo picture postcard

Lot 51025 | Nathaniel J. Cartmell real photo picture postcard

Olympics » 1904 St. Louis
Nathaniel J. Cartmell real photo picture postcard, who won silver in the 100m and 200m, fine.
Estimate: 70 – 80 EUR
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1906 Olympics 1l enlarged handpainted essay in the issued design

Lot 51026 | 1906 Olympics 1l enlarged handpainted essay in the issued design

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 1l enlarged handpainted essay in the issued design, in ink and grey watercolour, 6.7×7.5cm, on thick yellowish card and further affixed to…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’400
1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours

Lot 51027 | 1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours, 2l with faint surface imperfections, some slight tropicalisation, a very rare set, plus…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
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1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours

Lot 51028 | 1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics set of 14 die proofs on card in the issued colours, some slight tropicalisation, a very rare set.
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
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1906 Olympics set of die proofs in the issued colours in a mounted presentation page by J. P. Segg & Co

Lot 51029 | 1906 Olympics set of die proofs in the issued colours in a mounted presentation page by J. P. Segg & Co

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics set of die proofs in the issued colours in a mounted presentation page by J. P. Segg & Co, with foxing affecting the page and proofs, scarce.
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 420
1906 Olympics small group incl. mint misperfs/partial perf. 25l, 20l and pair of 10l

Lot 51030 | 1906 Olympics small group incl. mint misperfs/partial perf. 25l, 20l and pair of 10l

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics small group incl. mint misperfs/partial perf. 25l, 20l and pair of 10l, mint 40l block of four, three with revenue ovpts/surcharges and three…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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1906 Olympics 2l imperf. vertical pair and 1D imperf. vertical pair, tied to large piece

Lot 51031 | 1906 Olympics 2l imperf. vertical pair and 1D imperf. vertical pair, tied to large piece

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 2l imperf. vertical pair and 1D imperf. vertical pair, tied to large piece by Athens 20 FEB 1909 cds, registered label below, some minor…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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William Sherring commemorative pin badge, 31mm diameter,  who won the Marathon race in the 1906 Games

Lot 51032 | William Sherring commemorative pin badge, 31mm diameter, who won the Marathon race in the 1906 Games

Olympics » 1906 Athens
William Sherring commemorative pin badge, 31mm diameter, who won the Marathon race in the 1906 Games with legend bordering a portrait picture of him,…
Estimate: 70 – 80 EUR
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1906 Olympics collection of proofs in different colours on a mixture of papers and cards

Lot 51033 | 1906 Olympics collection of proofs in different colours on a mixture of papers and cards

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics collection of proofs in different colours on a mixture of papers and cards, incl. 1l (1 single, 2 pairs), 2l (2 singles, 3 pairs, 2 blocks…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
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1906 Olympics 1l purple imperf. proof on pinkish carton paper in sheetlet of nine

Lot 51034 | 1906 Olympics 1l purple imperf. proof on pinkish carton paper in sheetlet of nine

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 1l purple imperf. proof on pinkish carton paper in sheetlet of nine, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2006, a…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
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1906 Olympics 1l proof in light green on carton paper in block of 9

Lot 51035 | 1906 Olympics 1l proof in light green on carton paper in block of 9

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 1l proof in light green on carton paper in block of 9, corner crease and natural paper wrinkle, fine and scarce.
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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1906 Olympics 3l violet imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of nine

Lot 51036 | 1906 Olympics 3l violet imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of nine

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 3l violet imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of nine, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2007, a few tone…
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
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1906 Olympics 40l proof in dull orange on carton paper in block of 12

Lot 51037 | 1906 Olympics 40l proof in dull orange on carton paper in block of 12

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 40l proof in dull orange on carton paper in block of 12, crease and natural paper wrinkles, fine appearance and scarce.
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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1906 Olympics 2D orange imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six

Lot 51038 | 1906 Olympics 2D orange imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 Olympics 2D orange imperf. proof on carton paper in sheetlet of six, printed later as a sample of Perkins Bacon’s work, with hs H2013, fine & rare.
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
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1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 5l on postcard cancelled by Athens cds

Lot 51039 | 1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 5l on postcard cancelled by Athens cds

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Mar 25) FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: 1906 Olympics 5l on postcard cancelled by Athens cds, overall toning, scarce.
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) envelope with complete set of the 1906 Olympic issue all tied by the stadium cancel

Lot 51040 | First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) envelope with complete set of the 1906 Olympic issue all tied by the stadium cancel

Olympics » 1906 Athens
First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) envelope with complete set of the 1906 Olympic issue all tied by the “ATHENS / OLYMPIC GAMES / (STADION)” cds, vertical…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 4’200
FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 9) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics franking

Lot 51041 | FIRST DAY OF THE GAMES: 1906 (Apr 9) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics franking

Olympics » 1906 Athens
First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 1l pair, 2l, 3l (corner fault), 5l and 10l all tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 EUR
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1907 (Mar 2) Post & Telegraphs printed envelope sent registered to the Netherlands with misperfed 25l

Lot 51042 | 1907 (Mar 2) Post & Telegraphs printed envelope sent registered to the Netherlands with misperfed 25l

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1907 (Mar 2) Post & Telegraphs printed envelope sent registered to the Netherlands, with three 1906 25l tied by Athens “9” cds, with two stamps being dramatically…
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
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First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) Olympic picture

Lot 51043 | First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) Olympic picture

Olympics » 1906 Athens
First Day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 9) Olympic picture postcard depicting Nikolaos Georgantas (gold in the stone throw, silver in the discus and Greek style…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
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Third day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 1l tied by "ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / (AKROPOLIS)" special cds

Lot 51044 | Third day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 1l tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / (AKROPOLIS)” special cds

Olympics » 1906 Athens
Third day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard with 1906 Olympics 1l tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / (AKROPOLIS)” special cds, addressed locally, probably…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
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Third Day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard to Denmark with "ATHENS / ZAPPEION / OLYMPIC / GAMES" special cds

Lot 51045 | Third Day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard to Denmark with “ATHENS / ZAPPEION / OLYMPIC / GAMES” special cds

Olympics » 1906 Athens
Third Day: 1906 (Apr 11) Picture postcard to Denmark with 1906 Olympics 1l, 2l, 3l and 20l all tied by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES (ZAPPEION)” special cds,…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 280
Fourth Day: 1906 (Apr 12) 10l stationery lettercard sent within the Zappeion to athlete F. Soucek

Lot 51046 | Fourth Day: 1906 (Apr 12) 10l stationery lettercard sent within the Zappeion to athlete F. Soucek

Olympics » 1906 Athens
Fourth Day: 1906 (Apr 12) 10l stationery lettercard sent within the Zappeion from Josef Rössler-Orovsky (one of the most illustrious Czech sportsmen, member…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
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Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee with 25l tied by STADION cancel

Lot 51047 | Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee with 25l tied by STADION cancel

Olympics » 1906 Athens
Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee printed envelope with 1906 Olympic 25l cancelled-to-order by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / STADION”…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
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Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee with 2l tied by STADION cancel

Lot 51048 | Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee with 2l tied by STADION cancel

Olympics » 1906 Athens
Eight day of the Games: 1906 (Apr 16) Organising Committee printed envelope with 1906 Olympic 2l cancelled-to-order by “ATHENS / OLYMPIC / GAMES / STADION”…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
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1906 Athens, pair of picture postcards with one sent by Fernand Gonder, French pole vaulter who won gold

Lot 51049 | 1906 Athens, pair of picture postcards with one sent by Fernand Gonder, French pole vaulter who won gold

Olympics » 1906 Athens
1906 (Apr 17 & 19) Athens, pair of picture postcards with one sent by Fernand Gonder, French pole vaulter who won gold; with one of the Olympic stadium…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 100
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