Auction 08.11.1994

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 08.11.1994

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An extensive, mainly mint, collection with issues to 1965 and mounted on...

An extensive, mainly mint, collection with issues to 1965 and mounted on printed album leaves; although the early issues generally contain little of note the feature of the collection is the relative completion of most countries from 1940 onwards; it comprises Argentine Republic (later values to

Lot #: 2001

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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A mainly mint collection mounted in two Scott "Speciality" series albums...

A mainly mint collection mounted in two Scott "Speciality" series albums with particular strength in 1945-65 issues which are fairly complete; comprising Albania, Bulgaria, Jugoslavia ( a valuable lot) and Roumania (thousands

Lot #: 2002

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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Selection of early to middle period Europe in uncirculated approval book...

Selection of early to middle period Europe in uncirculated approval book and stock card which includes Austria, Czechoslovakia 1926 Prague Display set used, Finland from first issue with serpentine roulettes, France including 1853-61 1f. with margins in places, Greece, Italy, Monaco, Spain, Sweden

Lot #: 2003

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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The selection of maps, including North Africa (2, c.1552) uncoloured, also...

The selection of maps, including North Africa (2, c.1552) uncoloured, also The Holy Land, Hungary/Greece and The Barbary Coast/North Africa, all coloured and by Robert de Vaugondy (c.1800), and two others. Some staining in places. (7

Lot #: 2004

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 1472-1866, the selection of entire letters, entires and documents...

cover 1472-1866, the selection of entire letters, entires and documents, including Netherlands 1795 entire letter from Rotterdam to Amsterdam showing circular framed "3 Stuivers" h.s., 1486 entire letter (worm damage) from Rhodes to Tripoli, 1563 fine entire letter from Austria and addressed to the

Lot #: 2005

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 1794-1949 entire letters, entires, covers and cards (83), including...

cover 1794-1949 entire letters, entires, covers and cards (83), including 1794 "de Gotha" , 1797 "HAMBURG", 1827-34 small correspondence to Norway with "K.S. & N.P.C./HAMBURG" d.s., 1841 "Malta Post Office" (2), later with Spain, France 1915-40 from the forces showing "TRESOR ET POSTES" d.s., 1949

Lot #: 2006

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 1803-77 (c.) entire letters and entires, mostly to or from U.S.A...

cover 1803-77 (c.) entire letters and entires, mostly to or from U.S.A., Mexico, Danish West Indies and Cuba, including fine 1803 "CARACAS", later "SNTAFE", framed "CALLAO", Cuba "CORREO MARITTIMO" (4), boxed "COLONIES/&C.ART.13"; a small correspondence (8 entire letters) from "GUERNAUCA" to Mexico

Lot #: 2007

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 1848-1944 selection of covers including early France (17) with Ceres...

cover 1848-1944 selection of covers including early France (17) with Ceres and Napoleon Heads, one cover addressed to Mexico, Sardinia (2), Lombardy and Venetia and others. (35

Lot #: 2008

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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Air Mail cover 1917-43 selection of covers including U.S.A. 1930 65c...

Air Mail cover 1917-43 selection of covers including U.S.A. 1930 65c. Zeppelin on postcard to Germany, Russia 1931 North Pole imperf. set on registered cover and postcard with "POLARFAHRT" h.s., 1931 Bremen-New York catapault flight and others.(15

Lot #: 2009

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unmounted mint 1965 I.T.U. Centenary, a printed commemorative album with...

unmounted mint 1965 I.T.U. Centenary, a printed commemorative album with stamps (284) and sheets (5) from all member countries including imperfs. Also a further stockalbum with a duplicated selection of stamps (351), sheets (16), epreuves de luxe (6) and a booklet. All fine unmounted mint

Lot #: 2010

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Albania, Bulgaria with 1935 Football Tournament, Gymnastic...

unused Albania, Bulgaria with 1935 Football Tournament, Gymnastic Tournament, Croatia 1941 Founding of Croatian Army, Czechoslovakia, Denmark 1928 Christian X 10k, green and vermilion, Danzig, Estonia with miniature sheets (4), Finland 1930 Zeppelin 10m., Greece 1933 High Values 50d. and 75d. 1940

Lot #: 2011

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Austria: 1931 Rotary, 1932 Painters, 1933 Ski Championship, 1933...

unused Austria: 1931 Rotary, 1932 Painters, 1933 Ski Championship, 1933 WIPA 50g. (+50g.) granite and white papers together with the miniature sheet, 1933 Relief of Vienna, 1936 Dollfuss. (250

Lot #: 2012

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Belgium and Colonies : Belgium with 1929 Laying of First Stone, 1930...

unused Belgium and Colonies : Belgium with 1929 Laying of First Stone, 1930 Philatelic Exhibition sheet, 1931 Anti-T.B., 1932 Cardinal Mercier, 1932 Infantry, 1933 Orval Abbey set, 1933 Anti-T.B., 1935 SITEB sheet, together with Railway and other Officials handstamped "SPECIMEN" (42); Colonies with

Lot #: 2013

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused France and Colonies: France with 1927 Strasbourg sheet, Marseilles...

unused France and Colonies: France with 1927 Strasbourg sheet, Marseilles Air Display 2f., 5f., 1929 Le Havre Philatelic Exhibition, various "Sinking Fund" issues, 1936 Air 85c. to 50f., 1936 "Banknote" 50f., 1936 South America Flight; Colonies with a large general range of issues including

Lot #: 2014

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Germany: 1928-31 Zeppelin 1m. to 4m., 1930 South American Flight...

unused Germany: 1928-31 Zeppelin 1m. to 4m., 1930 South American Flight 2m., 4m., 1931 Polar Flight 1m. to 4m., 1933 Chicago Flight 1m. to 4m., 1933 Welfare Fund sheet, 1935 "OSTROPA sheet, and later values. (several hundred

Lot #: 2015

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Iceland : 1930 Parliamentary Celebrations 3a. to 10k. handstamped...

unused Iceland : 1930 Parliamentary Celebrations 3a. to 10k. handstamped "SPECIMEN", 1930 Official 3a. to 10k., 1931 Zeppelin, 1931-37 1e. to 10k., 1933 Balbo flight 1k., 5k. amd 10k. (124 items

Lot #: 2016

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Spain : 1930 Railway Congress Postage, Air and Express Letter, 1931...

unused Spain : 1930 Railway Congress Postage, Air and Express Letter, 1931 Montserrat Monastry, 1936 Madrid Philatelic Exhibition Postage and Air 10c., 15c., 1938 Defence of Madrid Relief Fund Air 45c. + 2p., 1938 Submarine Service set and sheet (poor); also a number of "MUESTRA" values including

Lot #: 2017

Estimate: £600 - £700

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Central and South America : Argentina with 1930 Zeppelin (blue...

unused Central and South America : Argentina with 1930 Zeppelin (blue overprint) 20c. to 3p.60, (green), 1p.80, 1930-31 Revolution ½c. to 50p. mainly handstamped "MUESTRA", Bolivia, Brazil 1931-32 Zeppelin surcharges, Chile 1930-36 values (34) perforated "SPECIMEN", Colombia 1935 Third National

Lot #: 2018

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Far East : with China (including Provinces), Japan (including...

unused Far East : with China (including Provinces), Japan (including National Park sheets), South Korea 1948 Election, 1951 Flags (18 pairs), Vietnam. (several hundred

Lot #: 2019

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused Middle East : Iran 1927 Air 1ch. to 30kr. handstamped "SPECIMEN...

unused Middle East : Iran 1927 Air 1ch. to 30kr. handstamped "SPECIMEN", 1942-45 Riza Pahlavi 20r. violet and brown, 30r. emerald-green and black, 1949-50 Buildings 5d. to 50r., and selections of Palestine and Transjordan overprinted or perforated "SPECIMEN"; also selections from Afghanistan, Egypt

Lot #: 2020

Estimate: £600 - £700

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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unused United States of America : 1930 "Graf Zeppelin" 65c. to $2.60 set...

unused United States of America : 1930 "Graf Zeppelin" 65c. to $2.60 set, 1938 Presidential series to $5; also Canal Zone, Philippines including a few overprinted "Specimen" . (several hundred

Lot #: 2021

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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Arab Postal Union: A small collection comprising Dubai (2), Egypt (5...

Arab Postal Union: A small collection comprising Dubai (2), Egypt (5), Lebanon (4), Lybia, Morocco (3), Qatar (3), Saudi Arabia, Sudan (2), Syria (3) and Yemen (5); also Arabia with Egypt (7), Iran (11), Iraq, Kuwait (3), Lybia, Qatar, U.A.E. (5) and Yemen (4). (64

Lot #: 2022

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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Asia : A small collection comprising China (6), Japan (32 with four native...

Asia : A small collection comprising China (6), Japan (32 with four native types), Korea (8), Ryuku-Japan (9) and Thailand (6). Also Afghanistan and Ethiopia (2). (64

Lot #: 2023

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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Europe: A fine representation comprising Andorra (3), Austria (15), Belgium...

Europe: A fine representation comprising Andorra (3), Austria (15), Belgium and Colonies (45), Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia (3), Denmark (25), Finland (13), France (92 with Postal Union types (52)) and Colonies (103), Germany including Occupation (63), Greece (8), Hungary, Iceland (10), Italy (38

Lot #: 2025

Estimate: £600 - £700

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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America : U.S.A. (48), United Nations (48 including issues for the...

America : U.S.A. (48), United Nations (48 including issues for the International Court of Justice in the Hague), Phillipines (19), and Central/South America comprising Argentina (27), Brazil (14), Chile (3), Columbia (3), Costa Rica (2), Ecuador (4), Guatemala (3), Haiti (6), Honduras (3), Mexico

Lot #: 2026

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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American-Spanish Postal Union: Types for Paraguay (dated 1952) and...

American-Spanish Postal Union: Types for Paraguay (dated 1952) and Venezuela, and Spanish Colonial types (6) with manuscript "90" on 35c. (2) and handstamped 2.40 on 35c. (4, two issued in Sahara); all scarce

Lot #: 2027

Estimate: £70 - £90

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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on piece 2pa. olive, 5pa. ochre, 10pa. green with 20pa. rose, 10pa. deep...

on piece 2pa. olive, 5pa. ochre, 10pa. green with 20pa. rose, 10pa. deep green, 1pi. blue and 2pi. slate, on six pieces, all with clear handstamps and cancelled by "VLONÊ" c.d.s in violet; 1pi. with tiny stain, otherwise fine. M. 3-8; DM4600

Lot #: 2028

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 20pa. rose (10) applied to pictorial side of separate unaddressed...

cover 20pa. rose (10) applied to pictorial side of separate unaddressed postcards and cancelled by "VLONE" c.d.s. in violet. Mainly good to fine, some minor staining, M. 6x, y

Lot #: 2029

Estimate: £120 - £140

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover -- ditto, a very similar lot

cover -- ditto, a very similar lot

Lot #: 2030

Estimate: £120 - £140

Date: 8 Nov 1994

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cover 20pa. rose on white paper, a pair (slight gum staining) on envelope...

cover 20pa. rose on white paper, a pair (slight gum staining) on envelope (folded, away from adhesive) to Trieste cancelled by "BERAT" d.s. in violet, and single on postcard to Austria, tied by "VLONE" c.d.s. in violet; also 20pa. on oily paper on similar postcard. M. 6x, y

Lot #: 2031

Estimate: £120 - £140

Date: 8 Nov 1994