December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

Lot 51184
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proof 20L Blue on thin bluish paper, regummed, good even margins, very fine, ex. Guirea Lea
Estimation: 140 EUR
Lot 51185
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proofs 20L Deep Blue double printed on one side, good even margins, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 110 EUR
Lot 51186
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proofs 20L blue printed on both sides on very thin paper, good to large margins, ex. Guirea Lea
Estimation: 55 EUR
Lot 51187
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proof 30L deep brown double impression on porous paper, very fine, ex. Guirea Lea (Konst.56E)
Estimation: 90 EUR
Lot 51188
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861Barre Proof 40L rose-lilac on pelure paper, superb, ex. Guirea Lea (Konst.6Es II.1)
Estimation: 250 EUR
Lot 51189
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proofs 40L Goldish Yellow on the front with the back being covered with the same colour, very fine, ex. Guirea Lea (Konst.6Es III.4)
Estimation: 150 EUR
Lot 51190
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Barre proofs
1861 Barre Proofs 80L Deep Carmine marginal strip of four, right stamp with plate flaw « broken circle, » superb and rare, ex. Guirea Lea (Konst.7Es I.3)
Estimation: 500 EUR
Lot 51191
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
1L to 80L complete set of the Paris Print in beautiful used pairs, all with good to large margins, difficult to fine in such quality
Estimation: 1’000 EUR
Lot 51192
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
1L brown, used vertical strip of four, just touched to good margins, a scarce used multiple
Estimation: 600 EUR
Lot 51193
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
20L blue, used pair on very thin transparent paper, good to large margins, very fine and scarce
Estimation: 180 EUR
Lot 51194
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
1861 Paris Print 20L Prussian blue (good to large margins showing portion of adjoining stamp at right) used together with Paris Print 5L (creased), 10L…
Estimation: 3’000 EUR
Lot 51195
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
1861 Paris Print 20L blue and Paris Print 5L, both in two strips of three and both with clear to good margins, tied by lozenge « 13 » of Pygros to 1862 cover…
Estimation: 5’000 EUR
Lot 51196
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861 Paris print
THE FAMOUS IMPRINT BLOCK OF TWENTY-FIVE20L blue, mint with original gum as issued, bottom right corner marginal inscription BLOCK OF TWENTY FIVE, showing…
Estimation: 80’000 – 100’000 EUR
Lot 51197
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens print 20 Lepta
Major Greek Rarity on Cover1861-62 First Athens provisional printing 20L ultramarine without control figures on quadrillé background, just touched bottom…
Estimation: 22’000 EUR
Lot 51198
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Coarse Printing
2L brown bistre, used, with huge margins, scissor cut far away from design, superb
Estimation: 40 EUR
Lot 51199
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Coarse Printing
10L yellow-Orange used with huge margins, superb, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 260 EUR
Lot 51200
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Coarse Printing
20L indigo blue, used with four good margins, fine
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51201
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Print – Fine prints
5L yellow-green used pair with large to very large margins all around, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 180 EUR
Lot 51202
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Print – Fine prints
5L yellow-green used left marginal with very large margins, superb, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 110 EUR
Lot 51203
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Print – Fine prints
5L deep olive-green used with beautiful even margins all around, superb, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 100 EUR
Lot 51204
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1861-62 First Athens Print – Fine prints
10L orange used with very large margins, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 70 EUR
Lot 51205
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
1L copper-brown in a beautiful mint corner block of four, with lined background, superb, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 150 EUR
Lot 51206
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
1L red-brown used showing plate flaw « upper rounded corner » (pos. 91) with good to very large margins, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 150 EUR
Lot 51207
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
2L brown-bistre in a very fresh unmounted mint block of four, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 85 EUR
Lot 51208
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
2L deep grey-bistre in a mint corner block of 16 with control cachet (ELEGHOS) on the back, two stamps mint and the rest unmounted, very fine, ex. Guirea…
Estimation: 180 EUR
Lot 51209
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
5L green, the three main colours in very fine to superb used pairs, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 140 EUR
Lot 51210
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
5L yellow-green, used strip of four, good to large margins, one showing deformed ‘5’ control number, very fine and scarce
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51211
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
10L yellow-orange in four distinctive colours in used pairs, superb condition, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 200 EUR
Lot 51212
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
10L yellow-orange, the five distinctive shades all in superb used condition, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51213
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
20L blue in seven distinctive shades, used, all superb examples, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 140 EUR
Lot 51214
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
80L rose-carmine used with orange control figures, large to very large margins, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 70 EUR
Lot 51215
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
80L rose-carmine mint block of nine (eight unmounted) from the early consecutive prints with the central right stamp showing « broken circle, » the lower…
Estimation: 360 EUR
Lot 51216
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print
PAPAL STATES COMBINATION COVER1865 Cover from Rome to Athens, franked with 8 baj. two pairs and single, 2 baj. single plus 20l added upon arrival, a very…
Estimation: 5’000 EUR
Lot 51217
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1862-67 2nd Athens print Later prints
1L light greyish brown in marginal mint block of 15, good to large margins, very fine, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 360 EUR
Lot 51218
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1868-69 Cleaned plates
1L red-brown, mint nh sheet marginal block of four, very fine
Estimation: 100 EUR
Lot 51219
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-72 Later clean plates
5L sage-green used with large margins, showing a big part from a neighboring stamp on top, very fine
Estimation: 65 EUR
Lot 51220
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-72 Later clean plates
5L yellow-green used with large to very large margins, ex Guirea Lea
Estimation: 70 EUR
Lot 51221
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
2L grey-bistre, mint with large even margins, fine and scarce
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51222
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
5L, the five distinctive shades in five superb used examples
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51223
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
5L deep yellow-green in a beautiful used strip of three, with very large margins all around, superb
Estimation: 130 EUR
Lot 51224
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
5L greyish green used strip of three showing plate flaw « broken circle at upper left » (pos.15), good to very large margins and very fine
Estimation: 100 EUR
Lot 51225
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
5L emerald, unused without gum being normal for this issue, good to large even margins, fine and scarce
Estimation: 300 EUR
Lot 51226
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
5L deep green used strip of three with large even margins, very fine
Estimation: 140 EUR
Lot 51227
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
10L, the four distinctive shades in superb used pairs with 40c and 40d showing plate flaw « open cross » in the right stamp
Estimation: 240 EUR
Lot 51228
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
1873 Incoming envelope with Austria 10s tied by Candia (Crete) cds in combination with Greece 20l Large Hermes Head tied by « 1 » in lozenge of dots with…
Estimation: 120 EUR
Lot 51229
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
20L, seven distinctive colours all in superb condition, used
Estimation: 130 EUR
Lot 51230
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
20L blue used pair showing plate flaw « distant frame line » on the left stamp and « close frame line » on the right, very large margins and very fine
Estimation: 65 EUR
Lot 51231
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
40L dull olive-green and bistre on blue, two very fine, used examples
Estimation: 110 EUR
Lot 51232
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1871-76 Meshed paper issue
40L greyish magenta used pair with large margins apart from a narrow corner, scarce
Estimation: 100 EUR
Lot 51233
Greece » Large Hermes Heads » 1876 New Values – Paris print
30L yellowish brown, mint nh, very large even margins, fine
Estimation: 120 EUR