366. Auktion März 2018

366. Heinrich Koehler Auction

19–24.03.2018 in Wiesbaden
Lot no.948

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for140 €
"CHILLAN", clear strike of first straight line on undated lettersheet to Santiago, rated "1" real, very fine
Lot no.949

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold forUnsold
"CHILE", red handstamp of Santiago on entire letter 1817 to Captain Rufus Coffin on board the 'Enterprise of Philadelphia' at Valparaiso; interesting contents about a cargo of muskets and gun powder which the colonial government was intending to purchase; vertical creases, but still attractive and interesting letter during the War of Independence
Lot no.950

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for140 €
"TALCA", clear straight line in red on undated double rate lettersheet to Santiago, very fine
Lot no.951

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for140 €
"TALCA" and "FRANCA", good strikes on undated lettersheet to Santiago
Lot no.952

Condition

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Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
"VADIVIA", good strike of the first straight line on cover front to the governor at Chiloe, few termite holes, otherwise fine and scarce
Lot no.953

Condition

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Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold forUnsold
"UALDIUIA", straight line in red clear on cover front to the postal administrator at Santiago, rated "8" reales
Lot no.954

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
"BALPARAISO", good strike in red on undated lettersheet to Santiago, rated "1" real
Lot no.955

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
"BALPARAISO", straight line in red in somewhat more worn state, good strike on undated lettersheet to Santiago, rated "1" real, very fine
Lot no.956

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening1.000 €
Sold for1.100 €

1800/50 (ca.), Collection of pre-philatelic mail, 26 fronts and entires with different cancellations and postal rates including scarce strikes as "COQUINBO", "CHILOE", "SERENA" etc., all on exhibition pages

Lot no.957

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1826, Dated lettersheet from Valparaiso, endorsed "p.H.M.S. Briton" with frontside "PORTSMOUTH SHIP LETTER", rated "2/8"
Lot no.958

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
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1831, Lettersheet dated "Valp Aug. 19.1831" and endorsed on front "Augusta" to Providence, Rhode Island, showing on front red "SHIP" and "SALEM JAN. 13", taxed "12" cents (2 cent ship letter + 10 cent US inland postage); a fine and scarce Whaling mail item
Lot no.959

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for190 €
1839, Double rate entire letter from Valparaiso to Copenhagen showing on reverse double line "LIVERPOOL SHIP LETTER" and transit marks of London and Hamburg; taxed in London "3/2", changed in Hamburg to "6/6"; in Denmark a total of "101" skilling was charged; horizontal filing crease at top, otherwise fine
Lot no.960

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1843, Entire letter from Valparaiso to Herrnhut in Saxony, carried by private packet to Liverpool and further via London (here rated "1/8") via the Thames packet and Rotterdam (red "Engeland over Rotterdam"); several taxes
Lot no.961

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1843, Entire letter from London to Valparaiso with frontside "PAID SHIP LETTER LONDON 8 JY 1843". The letter is written and signed by Thomas Cochrane, 10. Earl of Dundonald who was vice-admiral of Chile in the War of Independence and lateron also admiral of Great Britain, and addressed to his son Arthur; an interesting historic document
Lot no.962

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for260 €
1846, Entire letter from Valparaiso to New York, showing on front clear black "VAPOR CHILE / P" and endorsed "via Panama", to Oswego, NY with blue "NEW ORLEANS MAY 20" and tax mark "10"; very fine
Lot no.963

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for160 €
1847 (supposed), Lettersheet from Paris to Santiago, endorsed "Par Southampton y Panama" with red "ULTRAMAR", "VALPARAISO" and manuscript "1½ 2/ 3½"
Lot no.964

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for340 €
1851, Lettersheet from "GUERNSEY MY 13 1851" to Valparaiso, prepaid with "2/-"; in Chile struck with red "ULTRAMAR" and "VALPARAISO" and cabotaje handstamp "1½ / 2 / 3½", fine and scarce
Lot no.965

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for160 €
1854, Entire unpaid letter, written on board the ship 'Bolivia' near Equique to San Felipe, showing on front clear red "CABOTAJE" and "VALPARAISO 28 NBRE 54", very fine
Lot no.966

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for160 €
1858, Entire letter from Valparaiso to Cadiz, Spain, forwarded to Paris, showing on reverse blue oval "L. DE CUADRA PARIS", posted "PARIS 2 SEPT. 58", transit and arrival marks on reverse, taxed on arrival with "4 R." in blue
Lot no.967

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
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1864, Cover from the correspondence of Captain Edward Coffin, endorsed "Mocha August 23 1864" addressed to his wife at Nantucket, Massachusetts, showing on front clear blue seal "CONSULATE U.S.A. VALPARAISO" and "STEAMSHIP 20"; a very scarce forwarded cover
Lot no.968

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening400 €
Sold for400 €
1831/75, Small collection of 11 letters and covers including several British post office items, accountancy markings etc., all on exhibition pages
Lot no.969

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for260 €
"PAID AT VALPARAISO", crowned circle, clear strike on envelope with reverse side "VALPARAISO MR 26 1852" to Massachusetts with frontside "STEAMSHIP 20", very fine
Lot no.970

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
"PAID AT VALPARAISO", crowned circle, clear strike on entire letter with reverse side "VALPARAISO FE 15 1855" to New York with frontside "STEAMSHIP 20", rated in red crayon "1/-", very fine
Lot no.971

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for201 €
"VALPARAISO SP 1 1853", clear strike on reverse of lettersheet to Genova, Italy, transported via Panama and London, showing on front blue transit mark "ITALIA STATO SARDO"; the recipient was charged a total of "23" decimes including 6½ d. Panama transit, 10¼ d. British packet & UK inland postage and 5 decimes French inland post
Lot no.972

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for180 €
"VALPARAISO MR 1 1853", clear strike on reverse of tiny entire letter with red "SANTIAGO DE CHILE", "FRANCA" and "PANAMA TRANSIT" to Paris, charged with "21" decimes
Lot no.973

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening180 €
Sold for170 €
"C30" on 2 copies 1867/80, 6 d. violet, one copy plate 6 (filing crease), the other plate 8 on entire letter via Panama to New York with frontside "N.Y. STEAMSHIP 10/ MAR 30"
Lot no.974

Condition

3 6 5

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for420 €
1870/80 (ca.), Small collection with 15 stamps, partly on pieces, and 3 cover fronts including 2 nice colour frankings, somewhat mixed quality
Lot no.975

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.

Opening400 €
Sold for400 €
PROOFS AND RE-PRINTS: 2 exhibition pages with a total of 17 stamps including Estancos block of 6 and re-printed die proofs
Lot no.976

Condition

2

Catalogue no.1I X

Opening400 €
Sold for650 €
1853, 1st London printing: 5 centavos red-brown on bluish paper, clear margins, unused without gum, very fine and fresh, certficate Maier BPP (2018) (Especializado 1)
Lot no.977

Condition

3

Catalogue no.1I X

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
5 centavos red-brown on slightly blued paper with clear to wide margins, cancelled by clear part-strike of straight line "VALPARAISO", very fine, opinion Maier BPP (Especializado 1)
Lot no.978

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1I X

Opening400 €
Sold for650 €
5 centavos red-brown clear at top, otherwise wide margins, tied by 6-bar target and just touching red "VALPARAISO 30 NBRE 53" to lettersheet to Santiago, very fine, certificate Moorhouse (2008) (Especializado 1)
Lot no.979

Condition

3

Catalogue no.2I

Opening100 €
Sold for240 €
10 centavos blue, ample at left, otherwise wide margins, used with central red target, very fine, opinion Maier BPP
Lot no.980

Condition

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Catalogue no.2IIb

Opening200 €
Sold for600 €
1854, Desmadryl 10 centavos slate-blue with clear to wide margins with part of adjoining stamp at bottom, tied by red target to almost complete cover front with adjacent red "BALLENAR."; very fine, certificate Maier BPP (Especializado 6)
Lot no.981

Condition

3

Catalogue no.1IIc

Opening100 €
Sold for150 €
1854, Gillet 5 centavos siena with clear to mostly large margins and part of adjoining stamp at bottom, neatly cancelled, very fine, signed Schlesinger and Engel BPP and opinion Maier BPP (Especializado 4)
Lot no.982

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1IIc

Opening1.000 €
Sold for1.700 €
5 centados siena, horizontal strip of 3, good margins at 3 sides, partly touched at bottom (separated by hand, not by scissors) together with cut-into single copy in different shade, tied to lettersheet with adjacent red "VALPARAISO 11 ENERO 55" to Santiago; an attractive and very scarce franking, certificate Holcombe (1990) (Especializado 4)
Lot no.983

Condition

6

Catalogue no.3

Opening500 €
Sold for1.300 €
Lithographed: 5 centavos reddish-brown with clear to large margins with part of adjoining stamp at right, tied by clear 6-bar target to lettersheet with adjacent "SANTIAGO 2 SBRE 54" to Valparaiso, very fine, certificate Maier BPP (2018) (Especializado 5)