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Displaying 1 - 20 of 22 Lots in Category - Postal History




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

LITERATURE - Country Headings

32

L

A

Spain "Postal History of the Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 Volumes One & Two" by Shelley, loose-leaf in multiple parts that are apparently complete.

30.00

$55.00



MISCELLANEOUS

49

D

Carton with accumulation of Australian & British stamps on piece, bundles of covers, postmarks etc.

0.00

$100.00



56

CPS

Foreign covers with some 19th Century items including 1890s Swiss PPCs, later Swiss covers including commercial airmails to Australia with values to 20fr & a couple registered, Germany 1958 commercial airmail cover to Australia with solo franking of Heuss Dm1, etc.

150.00

$105.00



BASUTOLAND




765

CPS

B

Commercial forerunner covers with CofGH adhesives comprising 1894 use of CoGH 1d Envelope (opened-out & a little truncated) to Germany with d x3 tied by '281' cancels of 'MASERU/ BASUTOLAND', 1902 to GB with d pair & 'MASERU' cds, 1904 to Ireland with 1d 'TEYATEYANENG' cds, and 1909 to London with 1d & 'MOHALESHOEK' cds. Scarce quartet. Ex Ed Druce.

500.00

$480.00T



BRITISH EAST AFRICA

BURMA




776

C

C

1872 printed envelope for the 2nd 10th Foot regiment to GB with East India 8p purple tied by fine strike of 'RANGOON CANT RECG HOUSE - B/156' duplex, endorsed "2196 Lance Corporal Joseph Long" and countersigned at lower-left, double-circle 'CALCUTTA/INDIA PAID' transit b/s in red & London arrival cds in red on the face, a bit grubby and some minor toning. [The duplex was in use for only 2 years: this is the ERD]

1600.00

$1,500.00T



CANADA

780

CL/CX

C

1970 two covers (one a normal legal-size cover, the other is 330x254mm) from Montreal-Toronto flight each with large 'SALVAGED FROM/AIR CRASH JULY 5' h/s Nierinck #700705a, a few typical faults, Cat SFr320. [With original Toronto Daily Star newspaper reports: 108 people died]

150.00

$220.00



CEYLON




782

C

A-

1859 cover to England (b/s in red) "Via Southampton" with very fine Imperf 6d purple-brown SG 6 (margins just clear to large) tied by neat bars cancel, fair strikes 'KANDY/POST PAID' in red & 'KANDY/STEAMER LETTER' in black both on the reverse.
This item has been withdrawn

2000.00

No longer available

ITALY








903

C

C/B

Tuscany: 1853 (defective, and one stamp torn off) & 1855 entires headed "Leghorn" to GB with various Lion adhesives (all cut-into) to 9cr including 4cr pair cancelled with different 'P.D' h/s in black or blue with 'LIVORNO' d/s on the face, transits including French-type 'TOSC/3 PT-DE-BEAUVOISIN 3' cds in red also on the face. Not great Classic covers still a quite presentable and attractive pair.

400.00

$320.00T



MALDIVE ISLANDS

920

C

1950s-1960s commercial covers to India (11) or Aden (3) with a wide variety of Mosque & Pictorial adhesives. Scarce lot.

250.00

$210.00T



MIDDLE EAST

NAURU


934

C

A/B

1941 long OHMS cover to Vic with scarce 30mm 'OFFICIAL PAID/NAURU' cds (couple of faults); 1954 envelope front used as a label for a registered parcel to NZ with superb '[crown]/ ADMINISTRATION/OF/ NAURU' h/s in violet; 1959 commercial airmail cover to Vic with 6d Canoe.

100.00

$70.00T



NETHERLANDS COLONIES




937

C

A

Indies 1812 (Sep 15) entire letter headed "Batavia" in English to Bath with fair 'SHIP LETTER/[crown]/ PORTSMOUTH' h/s on the face. The British Occupation of Java extended from 1805 until 1815. [The writer, Thomas Griffith, advises "I have now a staff appointment with Major Johnston..."]

1200.00

$1,100.00T




938

C

B

Indies 1836 (April 22) entire to Canton "prMary Ann" without postal markings, horizontal filing crease.

400.00

$280.00T



PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Issued Stamps








1063

C/CL

A/A-

1994 Emergency Surcharges SG 730-740 complete on commercial covers all but one to England, 50t on 35t Mask x2 & 50t on 35t Waterfall pair, several others in combination with unsurcharged issues, four covers are DL-size & have been folded at left. A remarkable group & the only such set we have seen.

500.00

$460.00T



PHILIPPINES

1068

C

B/C

1836 entires from Manila to a British merchant in Canton (China) "pCabot", "Canton" or "pShipHero", two with Chinese characters added to reverse on arrival, a few faults including horizontal filing creases. Very scarce mail to China.

600.00

$800.00T






1069

C

B

1866 entire headed "Manila Jany 5th 1866" to United States "Via Marseilles", carried to Hong Kong where 6c lilac & 48c rose-carmine affixed and tied by 'B62' cancels, fair Hong Kong b/s of JA11/66, London cds, light 'NEW YORK AM PKT/PAID' cds & '21/CENTS' h/s all in red on the face, 'NEW BEDFORD, MASS' arrival b/s, overall light discolouration.

6000.00

No longer available

SEYCHELLES




1093

C

A

1884 cover to London (b/s) with Mauritius 'SIXTEEN CENTS' on 17c SG 112 (Z62) tied by fine 'B64' of 'SEYCHELLES' (cds below). Ex Dale-Lichtenstein (1970).

6000.00

No longer available

SOUTH AFRICA

1102

PS

Transvaal 1902-03 use of various types of Afrikaans 'RETURNED PAID LETTER' Envelopes with English text overprinted, some faults but a scarce group.

100.00

No longer available


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