368. Auktion

26.-30. März 2019 in Wiesbaden

Los-Nr.6037

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.2

Ausruf400 €
Zuschlag400 €
1866, 3 c. carmine, slightly touched at top, tied by clear target to lettersheet from "ST:-THOMAS 13 8 1868" to St. Croix; the lettersheet somewhat affected by termites, still fine and quite fresh, certificate Nielsen (1999)
Los-Nr.6038

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.2

Ausruf1.000 €
Zuschlag3.200 €
1866, 3 c. carmine-rose with good to very large margins, tied by clear target to lettersheet from "ST: THOMAS 13 10 1868" to New York with frontside "N.Y. STEAMSHIP 10/OCT 20"; one back flap somewhat reduced, otherwise fine. A very scarce and attractive letter, only 6 similar  frankings to the US are recorded. Certificate Møller BPP (2001)
Los-Nr.6039

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.2+US+Span.WI

Ausruf8.000 €
Zuschlagunverkauft
3 c. rose, just touched at lower left, otherwise clear to good margins, tied by target with adjacent cds. "ST. THOMAS 14/4 1868" to lettersheet from San Juan, Puerto Rico, franked for local postage with Spanish West Indies 1868, 10 c. blue, cancelled by numeral "6", sent by closed mail with Herera Line on April 12, 1868 to St. Thomas, here handed over to forwarding agent "SCHON WILLINK & CO" (blue oval marking on reverse), franked with the Danish 3 c. and US 10 c. green and transported on April 14 per "Southamerica" (US & BMSC) to New York where the US stamp was cancelled upon arrival with duplex "NEW YORK AP 21"; faint ironed creases through Spanish and American stamp, otherwise a fine and very attractive entire of greatest rarity, the only recorded triple combination of this kind, certificates Philatelic Foundation (1968 and 1991), certificate Graus (1991)
Los-Nr.6040

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.2+GB+ Span.W.I.

Ausruf3.000 €
Zuschlag2.700 €
3 c. rose tied by target to small mourning envelope with adjacent "CHRISTIANSTED 11 8 18.." addressed to Ponce, Puerto Rico with red manuscript "pd 4 d.", handed over to the British PO, franked with 4 d. vermilion (applied almost completely over the DWI stamp), pl. 9, cancelled "C51" with adjacent red "ST. THOMAS PAID AU 12 68" and sent to San Juan, here marked with black octagonal "S. TOMAS" and franked with Spanish West Indies 1868, 20 c. bluish-green, cancelled by parilla with adjacent handstamp "20" due for the Spanish inland postage. The envelope opened out for display, top back flap missing and some faults at the top margin also affecting the Danish and British stamp. A wellknown and precious item of West Indies' philately, certificate Holcombe (1988) Provenance: Illustrated in Engstroem, D.W.I. Mails, vol. 1, page 2-10, illustrated in Dubois, Farrington, Schnell, D.W.I. Mails, vol. 1, page 18, Robson Lowe auction 13.10.1982
Los-Nr.6041

Erhaltung

Katalog-Nr.3-4A

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag240 €
1872/73, Perforated issue 3 c. carmine-rose and 4 c. blue, both used with target, very fine
Los-Nr.6042

Erhaltung

2

Katalog-Nr.7I proof

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag130 €
4 c., imperforated proof with normal frame on ungummed paper, very fine and rare, certificate Nielsen (2007) (AFA P7)
Los-Nr.6043

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.12 proof

Ausruf1.000 €
Zuschlag900 €
12 c. lilac/yellow-green, frame inverted (not issued like this), small sheetlet with 2 die proofs, ungummed and without watermark, very fine and rare, certificate Nielsen (2009) (AFA P12B)
Los-Nr.6044

Erhaltung

2

Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag100 €
50 c. violet, imperforated proof without watermark on ungummed paper, very fine, certificate Nielsen (2004) (AFA P13)
Los-Nr.6045

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.5Ia

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag160 €
1873/90, Perforated 14:13½, 1 c. in horizontal pair, normal frame, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 12/6 1885" to folded newspaper "THE BULLETIN", the newspaper with faults and folds partly fixed with archival tape, the stamps in fine condition; a very scarce printed matter franking (Facit 5d)
Los-Nr.6046

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.5IIb

Ausruf200 €
Zuschlag180 €
1 c. with frame inverted, 2 copies, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 5/1 1897" to printed matter envelope to New York, right stamp slightly round corner at top right, otherwise fine (Facit 5i)
Los-Nr.6047

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.5IIb, 6IIb

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag135 €
1 c. brown-red/light-green and 3 copies 3 c. carmine/dull green-blue, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 29/12 1892" to envelope of the Hamburg-America Line to New York with captain Becker cachet on reverse; one 3 c. tiny marginal tear, otherwise very fine
Los-Nr.6048

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0 1 4

Katalog-Nr.6I

Ausruf1.500 €
Zuschlag1.350 €
3 c., first print (1873), block of 25 from the upper left sheet corner, unused o.g., 16 stamps mint never hinged, a rare and attractive multiple, certificate Nielsen (2010) (Facit 6a)
Los-Nr.6049

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.6I

Ausruf300 €
Zuschlag300 €
3 c. light blue/rose with unusual shift of the oval, tied by target to lettersheet 1878 from St. Thomas to St. Croix (Facit 6)
Los-Nr.6050

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.6I, 7I, 11I

Ausruf400 €
Zuschlag550 €
3 c., 4 c. and 10 c., all normal frame, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 21/3 1888" to "TELEGRAM"-envelope as registered letter to a minister US steamer 'Atlanta' at Port au Prince, Haiti with arrival mark of March 29, 4 c. some short perfs and 10 c. perforation faults and small tear at top, attractive and very scarce
Los-Nr.6051

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.6II

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag260 €
3 c. grey-blue/rose-carmine, frame inverted, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 30/3 1880" to lettersheet to St. Croix with arrival mark of Christiansted (Facit 6)
Los-Nr.6052

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.7Ib, 16II, 19II

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag90 €
4 c. brown/ultramarine, normal frame with 1896, 1 c. green/lilac-rose and 5 c. yellow-green/grey, both frame inverted, tied by "ST. THOMAS 25/3 1900" to envelope to France, slightly stained
Los-Nr.6053

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.8Ib

Ausruf400 €
Zuschlag480 €
7 c. as additional franking on postal stationery envelope 3 c. red from "CHRISTIANSTED 13/8 1889" via St. Thomas to Paris, stamp with crease in the lower left corner perf, otherwise fine and scarce (Facit 9)
Los-Nr.6056

Erhaltung

1

Katalog-Nr.9I

Ausruf300 €
Zuschlag320 €
14 c. lilac/green, unused with original gum, fine, certificate Paaskesen (1986)
Los-Nr.6057

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.9I, 12Ib

Ausruf2.000 €
Zuschlag7.500 €
14 c., lilac/green, normal frame, together with 12 c. lilac/yellow-green, tied by clear cds. "ST. THOMAS 14/3 1889" to registered letter addressed to Caracas. A fine and very rare entire with the illusive 14 c. of which only 2 further correctly paid letters are recorded. Certificates Nielsen and Paaskesen (both 1996)
Los-Nr.6058

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.10I

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag320 €
5 c. yellow-green/grey, horizontal pair, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS .. 2/4 1885" to commercial envelope to Panama with frontside arrival mark of April 1885, re-directed to Amapala, Honduras, returned after 5 years with manuscript endorsement of May 1890 and arrival mark "ST. THOMAS 14/5 1890"; the right stamp with corner faults
Los-Nr.6059

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.11I

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag150 €
10 c. grey/brown with 'broken frame' at right, tied by clear "ST. THOMAS 17/5 1891" to envelope to New Jersey with transit and arrival marks, fine
Los-Nr.6060

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.11Ic

Ausruf300 €
Zuschlag270 €
10 c. brown/ultramarine, tied by cds. "FREDERIKSTED 18 3 1895" to envelope to a member of U.S.S. "Detroit" at Yokohama, from here re-directed to Chemulpo, Korea with transit mark of Nagasaki; the stamp with faults, part of reverse side missing, very scarce destination
Los-Nr.6061

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.11IIb

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag120 €
10 c., inverted frame, tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 22/11 1898" to small envelope to Denmark with arrival mark, opened out for display (Facit 10g)
Los-Nr.6062

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.12I

Ausruf500 €
Zuschlag800 €
12 c. lilac/green, tied by mute ring cancel to yellow envelope with adjacent "ST. THOMAS 20/7 1878" to Boston with transit and arrival marks; the stamp rounded corner at lower left due to thick corner perf, tiny unfresh, still fine, a very scarce single franking, certificate Nielsen (2009) (AFA 12a, Facit 11)
Los-Nr.6063

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.12Ib, 5IIb, 6IIb

Ausruf800 €
Zuschlag1.400 €
12 c. lilac/yellow-green with 1 c. green/brownish-red in horizontal pair and 3 c. blue-grey/carmine-rose, all tied by clear "ST. THOMAS 15/1 1898" to registered cover to Baden Baden in Germany with transit and arrival marks, a fine and scarce franking, correctly franked with 17 c. for the foreign registration rate
Los-Nr.6064

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.14Ib var. a.o.

Ausruf1.500 €
Zuschlag1.350 €
1887, 1 CENT on 7 c., horizontal pair, the right stamp with variety "Caröes Snit" (thick frame), with additional franking with cds. "ST. THOMAS 19 11 1890" and partly with blue crayon on registered envelope to New York, a fine and rare pair, certificate Møller BPP (2018) (Facit 23bv2)
Los-Nr.6065

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.15

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlag170 €
1895, 10 CENTS on 50 c., tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 12/5 1896" to mourning cover to Germany with arrival mark, some minor staining
Los-Nr.6066

Erhaltung

1

Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf200 €
Zuschlag210 €
1895, 10 CENTS on 1 c., proof with small "10", unused o.g., slightly oxidized and slight staining on reverse, still fine and scarce, certificate Nielsen (2005) (AFA 15Aa, Facit TT1)
Los-Nr.6067

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.16II

Ausruf200 €
Zuschlag180 €
1896, 1 c. green/lilac-rose, inverted frame, horizontal strip of 3 tied by mute ring cancel to envelope to St. Thomas with arrival mark of 28.7.1898, very fine, very scarce multiple franking (Facit 14)
Los-Nr.6068

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.19II

Ausruf300 €
Zuschlag480 €
5 c., yellow-green/grey, inverted frame, 2 horizontal pairs tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 22/6 1897" to envelope with captain Becker cachet to New York with arrival mark, a fine and scarce multiple franking for 2nd rate letter, certificate Nielsen (2007) (AFA 10By, Facit 17b)
Los-Nr.6069

Erhaltung

2

Katalog-Nr.22 proof

Ausruf500 €
Zuschlag450 €
1900, 5 c. blue, die proof on ungummed paper without watermark, very fine, opinion Møller BPP
Los-Nr.6070

Erhaltung

2

Katalog-Nr.21-22 spec.

Ausruf150 €
Zuschlag160 €
1900, Coat of Arms 1 c. green and 5 c. blue, both with violet handstamp "SPECIMEN" applied by Natal authorities on receipt from UPU, fine and scarce, certificate BPA (1981)
Los-Nr.6071

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.21

Ausruf200 €
Zuschlag180 €
1900, Coat of Arms 1 c. green, 29 copies with cds. "ST. THOMAS 10/2 1905" on front and reverse of opened out registered letter to Attica, New York with New York transit mark, correctly paid for triple rate plus registration fee, some transportation faults
Los-Nr.6072

Erhaltung

1

Katalog-Nr.

Ausruf1.000 €
Zuschlag900 €
1902, 2 CENTS on 3 c. with overprint in green, fresh colour and good perforation, unused with original gum, a very fine and rare stamp, certificate Nielsen (2011) (AFA 18Cy, Facit 24v5, Mi.-No. 23AII var.)
Los-Nr.6073

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.24AI

Ausruf100 €
Zuschlagunverkauft
1902, 8 c. on 10 c., tied by cds. "ST. THOMAS 8/12 1902" to envelope to Denmark with arrival mark
Los-Nr.6074

Erhaltung

6

Katalog-Nr.24AI, 22

Ausruf200 €
Zuschlag550 €
8 c. on 10 c. with 1900, 5 c. blue, tied to registered cover with return receipt from "ST. THOMAS 8/8 1903" to Guam, re-directed to Washington and again to California with several register transit marks, very interesting item