Prestige Philately Auction 240 CatalogueFRENCH COMMUNITY
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Displaying 11 Lots in Category - FRENCH COMMUNITY
Algeria to Zanzibar collection on stockcards with better complete sets from Benin, French India, French Morocco, Polynesia plus some better Commemoratives, Lebanon, New Hebrides etc, also 'CFA' Overprints for Reunion, many 1950s-60s High Value Airs, some Omnibus issues, etc, some adherance noted but generally very fine with some used, Cat £5000+.
(Qty many 100s)
Buy NowPrice $1,150.00 + Buyer's Premium
Extensive pre-WWII collection on European pages with mostly complete mint sets including Algeria 1927 Wounded Soldiers & 1930 Centenary; Equatorial Africa 1944 'RESISTANCE' Overprints (**); Indo-China 1908 Chungking Overprints; Inini 1932-40 Overprints; Martinique 1882-1926 Keyplates; Morocco 1902-10 Overprints and 1917 Definitives; New Caledonia 1903 Annexation used on separate small pieces & 'France Libre' Overprints; Tunisia 1916 & 1918 POW Fund sets; Wallis et Futuna 'FRANCE/LIBRE' set used on separate small pieces; etc, Cat £8500+. As fine a collection as we have seen of this material.
(Qty many 100s)
Collection on leaves with a few General Issues, Algeria 1926 set & 1949 Airs used, Cameroun 1916-17 overprints on Congo set used & 1939 set *, Egypt Port Said 1902 set (ex 15c orange) used, Indian Settlements 1892 Tablets set, Indo-China Tablets to 1f used, 1922 2p used x3 & 1939 Revolution 39c+40c used plus range of POs in China overprints, Lebanon with 1924 Olympics set *, Martinique Tablets 20c 40c & 1f *, Morocco with 1891-1914 overprints/surcharges, New Caledonia Tablets range with overprints & surcharges, Polynesia Tablets range plus 1941 'FRANCE LIBRE' *, Somali Coast Djibouti 1893 'DJ' h/s on Obock 5c * x2, 1894 10c bisect used on piece, 1902 '0,05' (Comma; broken first '0') on 75c orange & mauve, 1902 Mosque 4c & Camel 10c inverted centres *, Syria with range of overprints & 1937 Paris Exhibition set *, postmark interest, condition variable but many fine to very fine, Cat £4000+.
Large Hagner binder jam-packed with a wide-ranging array, etc, condition very mixed. Must be pickings.
ANDORRA: 1931 Overprints on France 1c to 20fr (ex 2fr), characteristic centring & minor gum blemishes, Cat €2400.
Buy NowPrice $300.00 + Buyer's Premium
MONACO: 1891-1921 Albert to 5fr x2 with all listed shades, 1933-39 Pictorials, 1938 Fete Day M/S ** & CTO, & a few others, Cat €2500+.
(Qty 70 + M/Ss)
MONACO: Selection with 1885 Charles III 1fr SG 9 (VFU), 1919 War Orphans to 1fr+1fr, 1951 Holy Year 100fr, etc; also Andorra 1950 100f Chamoix; Cat £1800+.
Buy NowPrice $460.00 + Buyer's Premium
NEW HEBRIDES: 1907 New Caledonia PPC ('Marchands de porcs/Pig Dealers') with message headed "18-5-07 Vila New Hebrides", to Cornwall with GB 1d cancelled on arrival at London JY8/07, 'DULOE' arrival cds, minor blemishes. Ex Jim Crompton. [This card was probably from a crew member aboard HMS 'Psyche' which made bi-monthly visits to Vila. New Hebrides stamps were first issued in Oct 1908. This item is much scarcer than cards & covers with NSW stamps cancelled at Vila, that routinely sell for $1000+ each]
NEW HEBRIDES: 1938 Gold Currency 5c to 10fr SG F53-64 marginal from the left of the sheets, unmounted, Cat £300.
NEW HEBRIDES: 1977-78 Surcharges on Pictorials 30fr on 30c Shell sheet of 25, unit [R5/1] with 'FHN' for 'FNH' Error SG F251a, some linseed oil staining at L/R (well clear of the error), Cat £7500+. The illustration is on page 176.
TOGO: 1914 (Oct 8) 40pf black & carmine & 80pf black & carmine/rose SG 6 & 7 (Michel 6 & 7), well centred, very lightly mounted, both with expertising handstamps, Cat £1400 (€1100). Very scarce.