Coins, Stamps, Postcards, Trade Cards & Banknotes Auction
on Thursday 23rd March 2017
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Wednesday 22nd 9am - 4:45pm
and Sale Day from 8:30am
Sale commences at 11am
Lots: 298-346A of 551
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Lot 298
A Rare China 1950 Air Mail Cover to England from Shanghai, bearing a block of four "Foundation of Peoples Republic" S.G. 1434 $2,000 carmine/yellow/purple, 2 x S.G. 1427 2,000 "Heavenly Gate" olive, and unit stamps S.G. 1422 $200 and $100 and S.G. 1425 $800 brown orange.
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 299
*WITHDRAWN*
A Fair Four Margin Penny Black, F.J with clear Red Maltese Cross cancel.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 300
Extraordinary and Unique G.B. 1966 (19th Sept) British Technology Issue S.G. 702 6D Red, Deep Blue and Orange, Jaguar "E" Type and Mini's. Missing orange "Dry Print" red and blue. Full gum on 179 multiple crowns paper, perf 15x14. With normal for comparison.
Estimate:  £500 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 301
G.B. Queen Victoria 1887-92 'Jubilee' Set, S.G. 197 - S.G. 214, 1/2 Penny - one shilling green and carmine mounted mint. Excluding S.G. 211 and S.G. 212. Together with two mounted mint Penny Reds plate eighty and plate one hundred and fifty four.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 302
Royal Mail Numismatic Cover, 2009, 250th Anniversary of Kew Gardens Bearing Special 50p coin.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 303
G.B. Stamps. A used Victoria-George VI accumulation on stock cards including 1883 high values S.G. 178 (4) and 179, 5 shilling, Jubilees, surface printed, George VI S.G. 478 (7-2 pairs) 10 shilling dark blue fine used, George V, one penny red mis-perf and 1963 red cross phosphors mint. Good little lot.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 304
An Early to Mid XX Century Picture Postcard Group of Largely British Topographical Views. Including the Swimming Baths Swindon, Jersey Cabbages, Porlock Hill, Lynton Hill and Countsbury Hill. With other images of R.M.S. Aquitania, Brighton, Niagra Falls and Paris.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 305
A Group of Early to Late XX Century Picture Postcards, on a variety of subjects including Topographical Continental and Near East Views, British Churches and Cathedrals, Ethnographical and Harbour Views.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 306
Three Royal Mail Numismatic Covers, bearing special 1 uncirculated coins. 2010 City of London, 2011 City of Edinburgh and 2011 City of Belfast.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 307
A Rare 1973 Village Churches First Day Cover, bearing festival of Berkswell cachet. Some creasing.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 308
Over One Hundred Early XX Century Picture Postcards, all on an Irish Theme including two Daily Sketch 1916 Rebellion Cards (#8, #11), vibrant Dublin street scenes, many market scenes in small towns - E.G. Athlone, Longford, NAAS, Dundalk, Howith, Dalkey, Queenstown, Ballyshanon, Coastal Scenes, Topographical and some Shipping. Some great cards, although condition not always good.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £270
Lot 309
Over Fifty Early British Towns Picture Postcards, regularly with a Yorkshire, Derbyshire or Northern interest including Matlock, Nottingham, Burnley, Scarborough, Newcastle, Buxton, Derby including Midland station, Hull and Duffield. Street scenes and some JA JA Heraldic Series Yorkshire Town Crests, with an interesting Balloon card from Burnley Flower Show 1908. Some a little rough around the edges but non the less some nice cards.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 310
A Collection of Early XX Century Comic and Sentimental Postcards, including one or to nice German Chromo Lithos and Bamforths.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 311
Cinderallas - Two unusual sheets of twelve 25th Philatelic Congress, Cambridge 1938 perforated labels, printed by Harrison's, overprinted '49th', and 1967 by F & P Piggot Ltd., Cambridge.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £12
Lot 312
G.B. P.H.Q Cards. 1973 Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference 8p #3 with stamp and F.D.I. cachet, and 1974 Medieval Warriors 10p #7D with misplaced (raised) gold head, no stamp.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 313
A Nice Collection of Thirty Three French and Swiss First World War and Period Silk Cards, some a little foxed but most attractive, together with a few other sentimental cards from a similar period.
Estimate:  £25 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 314
China 1949 Stamp Sheet of 100 Liner, Train and Airplane. 20 00 brown overprint 50 yuan.
Estimate:  £15 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 315
Approximately One Hundred and Eighty-Four Banknotes, GB and foreign, in three albums. Other items.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 316
Commonwealth Stamps, mint and used, early to late XX Century Countries A - Z chronologically laid out in four good quality Lighthouse thirty two black page stock books. Must Countries well represented excellent for Thematic's with one or two surprises for the patient collector.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 317
A Sparse G.B. Stamp Album, with mint Wembleys 1924, 1925, George V definitive's, George VI Controls in blocks of four, one or two high values 'Arms' and postage dues together with other oddments and covers including Victoria Jubilee's with London squared cancels.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 318
A Collection of Farthings; 1937 to 1956 (inclusive). All in the higher grades and in a Whitman folder. A King Edward VII 1902 Coronation medal (this is the silver 31mm version). Other items.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 319
G.B. Stamps. Mint modern commemorative issues as supplied by Royal Mail on stock cards, including mini-sheet blocks and a large amount of N.V.I. first class. Face value over 400.
Estimate:  £200 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 320
A Crown, 1889, NF/F. A cartwheel twopence, 1797, F/GF (but usual edge damage). Fourteen silver threepences. In excess of one pound (total face value) of other pre-1947 silver coins. Related items.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 321
Basutoland and Lesotho Stamps, some nice material including 1933 George V S.G. 1 - 7 mint, 1938 George VI S.G. 18 -28, 1/2d - 10/- set of eleven mint, 1954, 1959, 1961-63 QEII part sets with overprints and new currencies mint and used with some high values, and very attractive Lesotho issues, often mint with some more unusual items and postage dues, in a stock book.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 322
Three Early to Mid XX Century Postcard Albums, including Comedic interest, much seaside related topographical themes including the English Coast and Foreign Holiday Getaways.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 323
A Large Quantity of Pre-War Cigarette Cards by Wills, Ogdens, Chairman, Among Others. Including roses, wild flowers, merchant ships of the world, film stars, among others. All appear part sets. Plus a small quantity of pre war trade cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 324
Eight G.B. Whitman Coin Collection Albums, including three pence brass 1937, Pennies 1860 -1880, Half Pennies 1902 -1936 (not complete).
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 325
Over Two Hundred G.B. Royal Mail Mint Presentation Packs 1986-2004, with gaps and much duplication. Many first class N.V.I. blocks of ten. Face value in excess of 560 in four full albums.
Estimate:  £280 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £290
Lot 326
G.B. Stamps- A mint much duplicated accumulation 1924-1970 including two Wembley 1924 pairs, one or two slight colour shifts noted in later years. All commemoratives.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 327
G.B. Stamps- Thirteen mint Royal Mail year packs. 1995-2009 excluding 2003. Including blocks, mini-sheets and many first and second class non value indicators. Face value in excess of 480.
Estimate:  £240 - 260 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 328
Stanley Gibbons Commonwealth and British Empire Stamps 1840-1970, 2009 hardback edition in good condition; together with an unused empty Climax 32 page black face stock book, and a small amount of mint and used G.B. and all world stamps on and off paper.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 329
A Mint G.B. Stamp Collection, Definite, Commemorative and Regional in four high quality pre-printed with mounts British Post Office Albums with slip cases. 1977-2008 with gaps. Including some mini sheets and blocks of first class N.V.I's. Total face value in excess of 820.
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 330
A Halfcrown, 1896, NF/F. Shillings: 1875 (poor), 1916 (GF) and 1918 (GF). A quantity of other coins, GB and foreign.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 331
G.B. Stamps- Three large stockbooks of primarily good used commemoratives and definitives 1950's-early 2000's. Much duplication with some mint noted, particularly pre-decimal Machins.
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 332
Assortment of G.B and Foreign Base Metal Coins, George VI-Queen Elizabeth II including ten commemorative crown, items noted, George VI half crowns, shillings, three pence.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 333
A G.B. Stockbook Queen Victoria- 1970 mint and used commemorative and definitive including used penny reds, Officials and Jubilees, some later mint blocks and traffic lights.
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 334
Forty-Six Mostly Benham Numismatic Coin and Stamp Covers, various commemorative coin and stamp covers including London 2012 Host City, 80th Birthday of QEII, 1936 Year of the Three Kings.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 335
WITHDRAWN - Approximately Two Pounds and Fifty Pence (total face value) of Pre-1947 Silver Coins, (pre-1920 is included). A 1953 plastic set of coins. A range of other coins.
Estimate:  £40 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 336
Two Albums of Interesting Picture Postcards. One containing Edwardian/Georgian largely G.B. cards- towns and cities, market scenes, unusual I.O.M. vinery, and fruit farm interiors and sentimental themes. The other Bamforth comic cards. Together with an album of music hall star photographs with printed annotation.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 337
Philatelic Literature - Stanley Gibbons 'Commonwealth and British Empire' 1840-1952, 2007 edition. 'The British Postage Stamp of the Nineteenth Century by Robson Lowe, 'Philatelic Terms Illustrated', S.G. Great Britain Concise 2011, S.G. Falkland Islands 6th Edition, 'British Postage Stamp Varieties' by Alcock and Meredith and S.G. book of stamps.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 338
An Array of Coins, GB and foreign. The foreign coins contain a variety of issues which are either current or redeemable. Foreign banknotes.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 339
An Album of Over Two Hundred Early to Mid XX Century Largely Comic and Sentimental Greeting Picture Postcards, by a variety of manufacturers. Made me laugh.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 340
An Assorted Edwardian/Georgian and Later Picture Postcard Album, with themes including music hall stars, First World War, sentimental, British topographical and some local scenes.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 341
Greece and Mozambique Stamps, neatly arranged in a stockbook. 1860's Hermes Heads good used noted, Mozambique with good thematics.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 342
A Large Quantity of Early XX Century Sentimental Greetings Cards, some very attractive, often embossed and colour tinted cards, by Misch & Co., Rotary Photo, J Beacles and others.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 343
A Small Album of Ancient and Early Mid XX Century Coinage, including Roman 'A Hoard of Minimi' and others, Cartwheel Pennies and Far East Coins.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 344
Forty-Three Benham Numismatic Coin and Stamp Covers, various commemorative one crown coins, including Pope John Paul II, Trooping of the Colour, 50th Anniversary Independent Television (ITV).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 345
Picture Postcards With a Sheffield Theme, approximately 60 cards early to late XX Century, with some rare Edwardian real photo cards of St.Mary's Road, and Collegiate Crescent, with others of Old Machon Bank, Malin Bridge, Union Road, Upper Cut Mill Rivelin, Wyming Brook, Warncliff Wood, Beauchief Abbey, various parks and municipal buildings in an album.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 346
Over Two Hundred Britannic Assurance Co. Ltd, '100 Years 1866-1966' Post Paid Cards with Wildings, and Machins attached. All franked Birmingham with Countrywide Cachets. Peculiar.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 346A
Six Cased Sterling Silver QE II Jubilee Commemorative Crowns; together with a quantity of base metal Commemorative crowns including Churchill, Q.E.II and Prince Philip Silver Wedding.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
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