Auction 14.12.1995

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 14.12.1995

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unused The mint accumulation of Scandinavian countries in packets, many are...

unused The mint accumulation of Scandinavian countries in packets, many are unmounted with Denmark 1925 Air 10ö. (6), 15ö. (8), 25ö. (7), 50ö. (5), 1Kr. (5), Faröe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland 1873 2sk., 3sk. and 4sk. unused, 1907-08 5Kr. mint and used, 1921-30 50a on 5Kr. block of four

Lot #: 1001

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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cover A fabulous collection of mourning envelopes and cards, the earliest...

cover A fabulous collection of mourning envelopes and cards, the earliest dating back to the 18th. century, the latest being from the 1980's including Great Britain - an interesting selection of frankings and destinations including 1869 cover to Napa, California bearing 6d., 1895 envelope addressed

Lot #: 1002

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused The chiefly mint accumulation of Benelux countries in packets, the...

unused The chiefly mint accumulation of Benelux countries in packets, the large majority unmounted, with Belgium 1919 Tin Hat 5f., 1932 Infantry, Anti-T.B., 1950 Athletics sets (2), 1951 Anti-T.B. sets (3), 1952 Thurn and Taxis U.P.U. set, Cultural Fund set with 4f. and 8f. with se-tenant labels

Lot #: 1003

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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The mainly mint accumulation in packets and on stockcards including Egypt...

The mainly mint accumulation in packets and on stockcards including Egypt, Ethiopia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Israel (the strength mainly in the middle to later period), Italian Colonies - General Issues, Eritrea, Cyrenaica, Tripolitania, Libya, Somalia, Trieste, also Lebanon, San Marino, Vatican; some

Lot #: 1004

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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The mint and used accumulation, some duplication in places and include...

The mint and used accumulation, some duplication in places and include Great Britain, France, Germany (West and East), Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland; a number of better noted. S.T.C. DM. 30,000. (several hundred

Lot #: 1005

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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A large accumulation including Great Britain with 1840 1d. (7, one on...

A large accumulation including Great Britain with 1840 1d. (7, one on entire), 2d., 1841 1d. red complete plate reconstructions with both Maltese Cross and numeral cancellations, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Greece Hungary with 1930 Graf Zeppelin cover, Israel, Switzerland and U.S.A; the postal history

Lot #: 1006

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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The fine collection of Scandinavian countries comprising Denmark with 1852...

The fine collection of Scandinavian countries comprising Denmark with 1852 2 R.B.S. used (poor), 1854-59 issue with 2sk. mint, used values include 8sk. (10, with a block of four and a pair), 16sk. (7, with a strip of three, 1858 with 8sk. strip of three used, 1863 rouletted 16sk. used, 1864 used to

Lot #: 1007

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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The mint and used accumulation of Central and South American countries...

The mint and used accumulation of Central and South American countries ccontained in stockcards and packets with Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, Colombia, Dominica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru Salvador, Uruguay and Venezuela

Lot #: 1008

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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An assembly comprising country collections of Italy, Latvia and Turkey...

An assembly comprising country collections of Italy, Latvia and Turkey, some classic period noted, though overall condition rather mixed. (many hundreds

Lot #: 1009

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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cover 1930-31 selection of "Graf Zeppelin" covers (4) comprising 1930...

cover 1930-31 selection of "Graf Zeppelin" covers (4) comprising 1930 (28.4) Swiss flight bearing Austria 15g. (6), 30g. and 50g., (20.8) Copenhagen flight cover bearing Liechtenstein 25rp., 35rp. and 1f. (2), 1931 (July) North Pole Flight covers (2), one bearing Netherlands 2½c., 20c., 27½c. pair

Lot #: 1010

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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FIRST WORLD WAR LABELS: A fine, specialised and extensive collection of...

FIRST WORLD WAR LABELS: A fine, specialised and extensive collection of patriotic, propaganda and charity labels mounted on leaves, mostly French but with British, Russian, Italian and features regimental labels, Red Cross with chromo-litho booklet cover of the Dardanelles expedition (2), Automobile

Lot #: 1011

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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F EUROPE: A small selection which includes Hungary 3kr., San Marino, Sweden...

F EUROPE: A small selection which includes Hungary 3kr., San Marino, Sweden (5) and Turkey (4) all used, also some photographic prints; each with the B.P.A. backstamp. (18

Lot #: 1012

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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F HAWAII: A group of Inter island values with 1859-63 1c. unused and 2c...

F HAWAII: A group of Inter island values with 1859-63 1c. unused and 2c. die proof signed in pencil, 1865 5c. unused; each with the B.P.A. backstamp

Lot #: 1013

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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F SOUTH AMERICA: A selection with Argentina Provincial Buenos Aires...

F SOUTH AMERICA: A selection with Argentina Provincial Buenos Aires including a pair and printed both sides, a few Republic including 1910 Centenary 20p., Brazil 60(r.) and 90(r.) Bull's Eyes, Colombia New Granada set, Peru including a signed die proof; nearly all are used and each has the B.P.A

Lot #: 1014

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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F URUGUAY: Die proof forgeries of 1858 120c. in black on thick paper and in...

F URUGUAY: Die proof forgeries of 1858 120c. in black on thick paper and in blue on wove paper, 1859 60c. in black on thick paper and 80c. yellow on wove paper, each signed in pencil and with B.P.A. backstamp

Lot #: 1015

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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F -- a selection of first issues with 1856 60c. (4), 80c. (2) and 1r. (4...

F -- a selection of first issues with 1856 60c. (4), 80c. (2) and 1r. (4), 1858 180c. (2) and 240c. (2), 1859 small figures 60c., 80c. (2, used), 100c. unused and used (3), 120c. used, 180c. and 240c. (3), large figures 60c. used, 100c., 120c. used and 180c. used (2); each with B.P.A. backstamp

Lot #: 1016

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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on piece 10pa. green overprint inverted with normal (originally a pair) on...

on piece 10pa. green overprint inverted with normal (originally a pair) on piece, tied by c.d.s. M.5 var. Photo

Lot #: 1025

Estimate: £150 - £180

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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on piece 10pa. green overprint in violet , centred at foot, on piece tied...

on piece 10pa. green overprint in violet , centred at foot, on piece tied by c.d.s. M.5 var. Photo

Lot #: 1027

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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on piece 2 para (in blue) on 5pa. yellow-buff (2) one with overprint...

on piece 2 para (in blue) on 5pa. yellow-buff (2) one with overprint inverted , on piece tied by large part "ELBASAN" c.d.s. Very rare. P. Holcombe certificate. M. 1a. var. Photo in colour

Lot #: 1040

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unmounted mint GERMAN OCCUPATION 1943 Overprinted "14/Shtator/1943" 1q. on...

unmounted mint GERMAN OCCUPATION 1943 Overprinted "14/Shtator/1943" 1q. on 3q. to 3f., two sets unmounted mint. M. 1 - 14; D.M. 1000

Lot #: 1045

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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used 1850-1980, a used and comprehensive collection in two, well-filled...

used 1850-1980, a used and comprehensive collection in two, well-filled stockbooks with a good representation of early issues, 1908-13 to 10k., 1910 80th Birthday to 10k., 1931 Rotarian Congress, charity sets, 1933 Ski Championship, Relief of Vienna, 1945 "Osterreich" overprint on 5Mk., airmails

Lot #: 1046

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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1850-1946, an assortment on stockcards, covers, etc. including 1850 1Kr...

1850-1946, an assortment on stockcards, covers, etc. including 1850 1Kr. printed both sides, some earlier issues (very mixed condition), 1922 Musician's Fund set in mint blocks of four, 1924 Artist's Charity Fund set in mint blocks of four, Lombardy & Venetia 2s. mint and covers (4), flown covers

Lot #: 1047

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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1850-64, a selection on stockcards with 1850-54 first issue, scarce unused...

1850-64, a selection on stockcards with 1850-54 first issue, scarce unused values in mixed condition, attractive postmarks including scarce registered types; 1858-59 with Type I 2Kr., 3Kr. (3, two cancelled in red), Type II 2Kr. orange (4, one with "nailhead" embossing), 3Kr. green; St. Andrew's

Lot #: 1048

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused 1850 9Kr. (HP) blue (Type IIa), good to large margins and with much...

unused 1850 9Kr. (HP) blue (Type IIa), good to large margins and with much original gum (slightly disturbed). A fine and presentable example. Photo

Lot #: 1050

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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on piece 1851 "Mercury" (30)Kr. rose, ample to large margins on three...

on piece 1851 "Mercury" (30)Kr. rose, ample to large margins on three sides, touched at right, affixed to piece and tied by unframed straight-line "UDINE/24 DEC" d.s. A rare usage in Lombardy-Venetia . Signed E. Diena. Ferchenbauer 8, Ö.S.375,000. Photo

Lot #: 1051

Estimate: £2,800 - £3,500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused 1854 9Kr. (MP) bright blue (Type IIIa), good even margins and with...

unused 1854 9Kr. (MP) bright blue (Type IIIa), good even margins and with full original gum. Fine and fresh. Photo

Lot #: 1052

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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used 1858-59 second issue collection of both types, with 2Kr. (23...

used 1858-59 second issue collection of both types, with 2Kr. (23, including deep orange), 3Kr. black (11, including Types Ib and II cancelled in red), green (4), and the other values much duplicated; much postmark interest noted. (several hundred

Lot #: 1053

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused 1867-1981, the mint accumulation in packets, a large number are...

unused 1867-1981, the mint accumulation in packets, a large number are unmounted with 1867 50Kr., 1908 Accession 10Kr. used (3), a fine selection of charity issues, 1931 Writers sets (2), 1932 Painters sets (2), 1933 Relief of Vienna sets (2), Allied Occupation 1945 Graz values 1rm. to 5rm. (2 of

Lot #: 1056

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused 1910 80th. Birthday 2K., 5K. and 10K.; fresh with original gum. Mi...

unused 1910 80th. Birthday 2K., 5K. and 10K.; fresh with original gum. Mi. 175-77, DM.1145. Photo

Lot #: 1057

Estimate: £130 - £160

Date: 14 Dec 1995

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unused Block Larger Than four 1933 WIPA 50g. (+50g.) miniature sheet...

unused Block Larger Than four 1933 WIPA 50g. (+50g.) miniature sheet, lightly hinged in margin only. Extremely fine and fresh. Mi.556C, DM.5750

Lot #: 1058

Estimate: £700 - £800

Date: 14 Dec 1995