Home
Past Auction 74
Past Auction 75
Auction Archive
Buy It Now             
Login or Register

Independent Africa

 
 Auctioning in progress
Welcome
Selected Auction 9900 Currency  
 
    Enter Lot Number  
Lot Type Qual Description Price

EAST AFRICA & UGANDA - Postal History

3114063  1915 (Sep 22) cover to Christiania, Norway with KGV 3c x3 plus 6c tied Limuru datestamp, green on white 'OPENED BY CENSOR/UNDER/MARTIAL LAW' label (mild staining) handstamped with '344916' file number in black and tied on reverse by Mombasa (Sep 25) transit datestamp, Kristiania arrival backstamps, some edge faults. Hightly unusual destination for period.
Lot 1127:1915 (Sep 22) cover to Christiania, Norway with KGV 3c x3 plus 6c tied Limuru datestamp, green on white 'OPENED BY CENSOR/UNDER/MARTIAL LAW' label (mild staining) handstamped with '344916' file number in black and tied on reverse by Mombasa (Sep 25) transit datestamp, Kristiania arrival backstamps, some edge faults. Hightly unusual destination for period.
130.00

FRENCH COLONIES IVORY COAST - Postal History

2615207  1945 (Mar) use of Senegal 1f50 on 15c x2 & 5f50 on 65c x3 and Mauritania 5f on 65c on registered cover from Grand Bassam to New York, censor reseal at left.
Lot 1172 [1 of 2]:1945 (Mar) use of Senegal 1f50 on 15c x2 & 5f50 on 65c x3 and Mauritania 5f on 65c on registered cover from Grand Bassam to New York, censor reseal at left. Lot 1172 [2 of 2]:1945 (Mar) use of Senegal 1f50 on 15c x2 & 5f50 on 65c x3 and Mauritania 5f on 65c on registered cover from Grand Bassam to New York, censor reseal at left.
70.00 This lot is no longer available

GOLD COAST

3129338 * 1935 Silver Jubilee 1d variety Extra flagstaff SG #113a, fine mint, Cat £140.
Lot 1279:1935 Silver Jubilee 1d variety Extra flagstaff SG #113a, fine mint, Cat £140.
190.00 This lot is no longer available

GOLD COAST - Postal History

3113927  1941 (Sep 3) United States Line Company printed cover to "Radio Operator, SS Cold Harbor" (New York) with 3d KGVI tied by Takoradi Wharf datestamp with perforated 1d Gold Coast Spitfires Fund label alongside, Gold Coast black on buff censor tape and 'PASSED BY CENSOR/8' handstamp in red. Fine item.
Lot 1280:1941 (Sep 3) United States Line Company printed cover to "Radio Operator, SS Cold Harbor" (New York) with 3d KGVI tied by Takoradi Wharf datestamp with perforated 1d Gold Coast Spitfires Fund label alongside, Gold Coast black on buff censor tape and 'PASSED BY CENSOR/8' handstamp in red. Fine item.
240.00
3128324  1943 (June 29) cover from Ariston Gold Mines to Erstfeld, Switzerland with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Prestea datestamps, censored in Lagos (Nigeria) and by the Wehrmacht in Paris, Type II 'OAT' cachet in violet (rare thus) applied in London, cover with some age staining. A scarce example of a private letter passing from Allied to German postal system to reach a neutral country. The probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
Lot 1281:1943 (June 29) cover from Ariston Gold Mines to Erstfeld, Switzerland with 1/6d airmail rate franking tied by Prestea datestamps, censored in Lagos (Nigeria) and by the Wehrmacht in Paris, Type II 'OAT' cachet in violet (rare thus) applied in London, cover with some age staining. A scarce example of a private letter passing from Allied to German postal system to reach a neutral country. The probable route fully described in vendor's typed annotations.
95.00

SIERRA LEONE

2584257 Ω 1897 Fiscal Stamps Overprinted 2½d on 1/- dull lilac SG #66b. MNG with usual water stains, Cat £425 as water-stained.
Lot 1688:1897 Fiscal Stamps Overprinted 2½d on 1/- dull lilac SG #66b. MNG with usual water stains, Cat £425 as water-stained.
70.00

SIERRA LEONE - Postal History

3114060  1918 (Dec 3) black & white PPC (showing Freetown street scene with rail tracks) to Yverdon, Switzerland bearing 1d KGV tied by part Segbwema datestamp, Freetown (Dec 4) transit datestamp alongside, unframed 'PASSED BY CENSOR' handstamp in black.
Lot 1689:1918 (Dec 3) black & white PPC (showing Freetown street scene with rail tracks) to Yverdon, Switzerland bearing 1d KGV tied by part Segbwema datestamp, Freetown (Dec 4) transit datestamp alongside, unframed 'PASSED BY CENSOR' handstamp in black.
120.00
   
© 2005 eAgency Vietnam. All rights reserved. Terms of Sale  |   Help  |   Definitions  |   Contact Us
[Auction 74 > in Lot Order] [Auction 74 > by Country] [Auction 74 > by Topic] [Auction 74 > Description Search] [Auction 74 > Image Gallery] [Auction 74 > Bulk Bid Entry] [Auction 75 > in Lot Order] [Auction 75 > by Country] [Auction 75 > by Topic] [Auction 75 > Description Search] [Auction 75 > Image Gallery] [Auction 75 > Bulk Bid Entry] [View by Auction Heading] [View by Country] [View by Topic] [View with Description Search] [Home] [Auction Archive] [Login or Register]