Coins, Stamps, Postcards, Trade Cards & Banknotes Auction
on Thursday 23rd March 2017
Viewing
Wednesday 22nd 9am - 4:45pm
and Sale Day from 8:30am
Sale commences at 11am
Lots: 248-297 of 551
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Lot 248
Circa Three Hundred Early to Late XX Century Picture Postcards, with a variety of themes. Including U.K topographical and real photo's, early Raphael Tuck un-divided backs, J.W.B, early comic cards, glamour and music hall stars- Lily Langtry, Phylis and Zena Dare, Elaine Terris etc, charming sea-side entertainers, children and some naval interest in an album.
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 249
Three Modern Bank of England One Pound Banknotes and Two Modern Bank of England Ten Shilling Banknotes. A quantity of base metal coins, GB and foreign.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 250
All World Stamps- largely XIX Century in an old pre-printed album. Much has historically been removed, but what remains has much of interest with some rare space fillers for those who like a good search.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 251
A Fascinating Collection of XIX Century All World Pre-Paid Lettercards 1870's-1890's, in a very attractive album. Some are used or have up-graded postal dates added. Some very attractive designs for France, Deutsche Reichspost including used in Constantinople, and colonies overprints, Netherlands, Italy, Monte-Carlo, Portugal, Russia, Turkey, Shanghai, Japan, very attractive South American cards and many others. Well over 150 cards.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 252
Mixed U.K. Numismatic Stamp and Coin Covers, including Westminster 2006 'Three Kings' cover with Commemorative crown sized silver coin; Benham 2001 cover with 1oz Britannia silver I.O.M. 2 coin; 2004 D-Day cover with 1944 U.S. Walking Liberty silver half dollar and approximately 30 face value of other redeemable coin covers and loose crown sized coinage and oddments.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 253
A Significant Large Album of Edwardian and Georgian Picture Postcards, depicting Sheffield and its environs. Vibrant inner city street scenes, transport and railway station interiors. Many real photographs of the suburbs, parks, municipal buildings, 1905 Royal Visit Arches, illuminated trams, Empire Day, the university, Montgomery Road, Botanical Gardens, Whiteley Woods and much more. Viewing recommended.
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 254
Boxed Assortment of G.B. and Foreign Base Metal Coinage, items of note U.S. Quarter Dollar 1943, George V One Shilling 1921, U.S. One Dime 1948.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 255
G.B. Stamps- A large high quality Lighthouse pre-printed with mounts album 1840-1971. Some very good material including a four margin penny black, F, K, with very clear full red MX, 2 pence blues, two further just 4 margin blacks, large quantity of used penny reds for plate reconstruction, thirteen mint penny red "Stars" perf, Bantams, good used Victoria surface printed up to 2 shillings and used abroad green and lilacs, Victoria used high values to 5 shillings, Jubilees, Edward VII, George V good used seahorses, mint and used 1924-1925 Wembleys, P.U.C. watermark varieties, George VI mint and used sets including some high value "Arms". Queen Elizabeth II definitive and commemorative including some phosphors, regionals, Jersey/Guernsey war time issues, postage dues, Victorian and Edwardian officials and penny red "Stars" London numbers in cross and much else of interest. Viewing recommended. Good lot.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £820
Lot 256
G.B. Stamps, a large good quality twenty two ring stock book of much duplicated Commemorative issues 1989 -96.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 257
Two Albums of Sheffield Interest Picture Postcards, Copy Photographs, Nostalgia Re-prints, Real Photos and Magazine Clippings. Largely late XIX century early XX Century. Many famous landmarks and businesses, and of course Thomas Wards elephant (re-print).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 258
G.B. Stamps- Mint issued 1953-1971 as issued by Royal Mail on pre-printed cards in purpose designed clear wallet albums, definitive and commemorative including some phosphors.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 259
G.B. Stamps- Three stockbooks 1950's-1970's, mint and used, sometimes in blocks, commemorative and definitive. With some degree of Machin phospher band study, booklet panes and Frama labels.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 260
Mint G.B. Commemorative's 2003-2013, including mini sheets, blocks and high value Machins. Many non value indicator. Face value in excess of 200.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 261
A Very Interesting Edwardian Picture Postcard Album, containing a number of glamour themed cards including Gustav Liersch Dl-Chroics, F.G.B.S., chromo-lithos, trichomatic welch cards, Doff Brothers "Babies" series and other superb similar Continental cards. Viewing recommended- some great stuff.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 262
G.B. Stamps, a large stock book of carefully arranged much duplicated used Commemorative issues 1966 - 1989 (1,000's). One or two colour shifts noted.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 263
Six Royal Mail Special Stamps Yearbooks, 1999 (No. 16) to 2004 (No. 21). All complete with mint stamps, four of which are still sealed, face value over 200 alone.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 264
A Lightly Mounted Mint G.B. Commemorative Stamp Album 1990-2008, with mini sheets and some N.V.I. , Booklets. Fastidiously arranged in a S.G. Senator album. Face value alone approximately 300.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 265
G.B. Royal Mail Mint Presentation Packs, 2009-2010, in four albums. Neatly arranged in chronological order, with mini-sheets, and Prestige Booklets - Britain Alone, Royal Society, Navy Uniforms, Classic Album Covers, Treasures of the Archive, Charles Darwin and Design Classics with corresponding sets of P.H.Q. cards. Face value over 280.
Estimate:  £140 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 266
G.B. Coins, ten shillings banknote, over forty Commemorative Crowns, halfcrown, two shillings, an assortment of decimal coinage, some of which are currently redeemable.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 267
Approximately Two Hundred G.B. Commemorative First Day Covers 1964-2001, predominantly typed addressee with relevant cachets. One or two more interesting covers including World Cup 66, Battle of Britain and R.A.F Flown Covers. All in good condition in four Mercury cover albums.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 268
Five Albums of All World Stamps, largely used mid-late XX Century, good general interest, particularly Belgium from 1849 and its Colonies with East Africa Occupation ovpts, Spain and Eire. Together with a blank with leaves S.G. Tower album.
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 269
The Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Commonwealth and British Empire Stamps 1840-1970, 116th Edition 2014. Invaluable reference in very good condition R.R.P 82.50.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 270
A G.B. Stamp Collection 1840 Late XX Century, mint and used, including three space filler Penny Blacks (one just four margin). Good quantity of Penny Reds, and two pence Blues used. Victoria surface printed up to S.G. 151 one shilling orange brown PL.13 and S.G. 118 two shillings Blue good used. Jubilee's, George V including 1929 U.P.V S.G. 437, 21/2D Blue block of four mint, some toning. Mint and used controls, George VI 1937 S.G. 465WI. Two D orange wmk. Inverted and high value 'Arms' series. Good used, Wildings and Machins mint and used. Good little lot. In two full stock books.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £230
Lot 271
Guernsey and Jersey Stamps, mint and used predominately late XX Century in two partially filled stock books.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 272
G.B. P.H.Q. Cards, in an album including high value early ones. #1, #4, #5 horse chestnut, #6 fire engine and Medieval warriors.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 273
Approximately Eighty Royal Mail Mint Presentation Packs 1996 - 2015, with gaps. Commemorative and Definite including high values and a large quantity of first class non value indicators and mini-sheets. Face value in excess of 520.
Estimate:  £250 - 270 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 274
An Interesting Group of Covers Relating to Apollo and Skylab Flights. Many stamped on board United States recovery ships, Cape Canaveral or Kennedy Space Centre. One signed by Nasa Bermuda Station Commander Apollo II 1969.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 275
Assortment of G.B. and Foreign Coins, banknotes and other items. One shilling Queen Victoria 1879, sixpence Edward VII 1906, commemorative Coronation crown.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 276
Large Quantity of Foreign Base Metal Coins, good worldwide stock including seventeen banknotes.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 277
Approximately One Hundred and Forty-Four Foreign Banknotes. High grade notes from Afghanistan are commonplace.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 278
South Africa Stamps, a large much duplicated stock book 1910 - late XX Century with some loose pages. Predominately used with some good material including many George V period pairs and high values.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 279
G.B. Uncirculated Coin Sets, over 100 in face and redeemable coins. Various Commemorative and Year Sets, 1990's - 2000's. With other Commemorative Crowns and oddments.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 280
G.B. Stamps. Mint modern commemorative issues as supplied by Royal Mail on stock cards, including mini-sheet blocks. Face value over 220.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 281
G.B. Stamps on Stock Cards, items noted- one penny red, two pence blues unperf and perf, Queen Victoria surface printed including green and lilacs, Jubilees and Officials, Edward VII and George VI high values amongst others. Plus a quantity of cigarette and trade cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 282
Three Full Picture Postcard Albums, with themes of Yorkshire, Lancashire, village life and London. Early to late XX Century including vibrant scenes of Blackpool, Liverpool, Manchester, Latchford Locks, Heywood, St.Annes on Sea, and some lovely pastoral scenes.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 283
Forty-One Benham and Royal Mail Commemorative Numismatic Stamp and Coin Covers, from the late 1990's-2000's. Bearing 94 face value in current or redeemable U.K. coinage 5, 2, 1 and 50p's.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 284
Westminster Numismatic Coin and Stamp Covers, various commemorative coins, occasionally redeemable to the value of 23, including The Return of Sherlock Holmes and Seventy-Five Years of the BBC.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 285
An Accumulation of Base Metal Coins, GB and foreign. Currency items noticed.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 286
The Stamps of Grenada in Two Stockbooks, predominately mint late XX Century with some very attractive full and part sets. Excellent Bird and Nature Thematics.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 287
A Very Neat and Tidy Cigarette Card Album, in slipcase. All full sets including Wills 'Mining', Roses and Arms of Companies. Carreras 'Do you Know'. Churchmans 'Railway' and Players 'Sea Fishes' and 'Hidden Beauty'. Together with a full Players album 'Film Stars' and twenty five early XX Century 'Beauties' post and greeting cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 288
G.B. First Day Covers. One hundred and fifteen, in two albums. A bit different from the usual, in that they are all British Forces Postal Service or R.A.F. Philatelic Club, Bruggen Germany with Forces Post Office or Field Post Office cachets
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 289
G.B. Stamps, a better than average commemorative and definitive collection mint and used in two full albums 1952-1971. A complete run including 1955 Waterlow Castles high values mint set, Wildings, Commemorative's. Almost wholly as mint blocks of four or larger with selvedge, traffic lights and phosphors Used issues very neatly cancelled by a friendly postmaster, pre-decimal machin blocks and high values on cover. Together with a box of loose G.B. issues on paper.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 290
Mixed World Silver Coinage, including QEII Brittanias 1998, 2001, U.S. Dollar 2001, commemorative crown sized coins and ten Canadian .999 silver commemorative coins 2013/14.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 291
Circa Two Hundred Early to Late XX Century Picture Postcards, nearly all on a coastal or Scottish theme. Raphael Tuck 'Oilettes' and J.W.B Series 318 abound, with further J.Salmon cards, the later Scottish cards being largely photographic in an album.
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 292
G.B. and All World Stamps, an interesting late XIX Century Mid XX Century Album of predominately used stamps. Much early material, particularly Continental Europe, mint German 1920's Inflation Provisional's in selvedge blocks of four and A.M. Occupation Issues. G.B. 1946 and 1948 Victory and Olympics Cover and a good selection of Victorian and Edwardian Postal Fiscal's and draft stamps including S.G. F10, 6D reddish violet used, Judiciary Fees and Foreign Bills.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 293
G.B. Stamps, a mint block of twelve 1858-79 Penny Reds S.G. 44, J.M. - L.P Plate 194 with some perfs coming apart. With eleven other Penny Red Covers, some MX Cancel, three 1880 S.166 1d Venetian Red Covers on pre-paid Registered Covers. A South Australia Cover to Ireland 1869 bearing S.G. 56, 6d blue and a small quantity of mint and used mid XX Century South Africa and G.B. Issues.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 294
1955 Bahrain Overprint Stamps, on G.B. S.G. 538, Bahrain Ten Rupees OVPT Type One ten shilling Ultramarine Edinburgh Castle. S.G. 96 Waterlow Printing, Watermark St. Edwards Crown. A Sheet of thirty six missing top right block of four with selvedge, unmounted mint. Catalogue 20+ as singles.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 295
G.B. Victoria and Edward VII Government Department Overprints, including I.R. Official on 1D Lilacs mint and used, 6D grey plate 18 (five used) and Jubilee 6D S.G. L15 9018) mint. Army Official Jubilee 21/2D S.G. (044) mint, Govt. Parcels Jubilee 9D S.G. L28 (067) mint and one shilling green S.G. L29 (068) mint. With a superb 1878 Telegraph five shillings rose, plate 1 with clear Royal Exchange Glasgow C.D.S and further Edward VII overprints. Catalogue well over 1000 on two album leaves.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 296
A Pair of 1924 Everest Expedition Picture Postcards Sent by "Indian Runner", franked and cancelled Darjeeling 12th Sept 1924 to Hathersage, Derbyshire, U.K.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 297
G.B. Stamps. Two penny blacks, one all four margins cut very close, H, G, red mx, another three margins, just, G, J, clear portrait, red mx; together with a colour changeling? red to black, large crown WMK, H, K, perforated, and a good used 1883 S.G. 175, 2/6 lilac on piece, clear Jersey C.D.S. and others.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
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