366. Auktion März 2018

366. Heinrich Koehler Auction

19–24.03.2018 in Wiesbaden
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 €
Sold forUnsold
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 €
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

(6)

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)
Lot no.984

Condition

6

Catalogue no.3

Opening400 €
Sold for550 €
5 centavos reddish-brown, slightly touched at upper right, otherwise wide margins with part of adjoining stamp at lower left, tied by 6-bar target to entire letter from "SANTIAGO 13 AGTO 54" to Valparaiso; a fine and scarce franking, certificate Maier BPP (2018)
Lot no.985

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1I Y, 2IId

Opening300 €
Sold for420 €
1855, 2nd London printing 5 centavos brown-red on bluish with 1856, 10 centavos blue, both with full to mostly large margins, tied by 6-bar target to entire letter from "SANTIAGO 30 ABRIL 57" to Copiapo, endorsed "Por Vapor"; the franking pays 10 centavos letter fee to ½ ounce plus 5 centavos postal carriage (cabotaje); a very fine and scarce letter, certificate Moorhouse (2007) (Especializado 7, 8)
Lot no.986

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1I Y

Opening200 €
Sold for950 €
5 centavos brown-red on bluish in horizontal strip of 3, just touched at upper right, otherwise clear to large margins with parts of 4 neighbour stamps, used with 3 strikes of six-bar target to entire letter with adjacent straight line "FREIRINA" 1857 to Valparaiso; the right stamp tiny scissors' cut just touching the design, otherwise a very fine letter, certificate Maier BPP (2018) Provenance: 233. Köhler auction (1981)
Lot no.987

Condition

6 4

Catalogue no.1I Y

Opening800 €
Sold for1.000 €
5 centavos red-brown on bluish, block of 4, slightly touched at right, otherwise ample to large margins with vertical pair, slightly touched at bottom, otherwise ample to large margins with small scissors' cut in the lower margin of stamp, all tied by 6-bars target to lettersheet with adjacent red "SANTIAGO 18 DBRE 57" to Valparaiso; an attractive and scarce franking, certificate Maier BPP (2008) (Especializado 7)
Lot no.988

Condition

3 4

Catalogue no.5a

Opening100 €
Sold for130 €
1861/62, Last London printing 10 centavos blue, block of 4 with large margins and part of 2 neighbour stamps at right, used with "CANCELLED" marking, very fine, opinion Maier BPP (Especializado 11)
Lot no.989

Condition

6

Catalogue no.7

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1866/67, Last printing 5 centavos rose-red, tied by star cancel to cover with original contents with adjacent clear "ADMINISTRACION P. DE CORREOS VALPARAISO 10 FEBR. 68" to Santiago; on reverse somewhat roughly opened and part of backflap missing, fine and scarce handstamp
Lot no.990

Condition

6

Catalogue no.7b

Opening200 €
Sold for200 €
1866/67, Last printing 5 centavos red, just cut-into at top, otherwise clear to large margins, tied to cover with adjacent "TALCA 15 DUC, 66" to envelope to Paris with accountancy mark "GB 1F 90c", taxed in France with "12" decimes; a fine cover, the stamp only paying the coastal shipping charge, certificate Maier BPP (2018) (Especializado 13)
Lot no.991

Condition

1 2 3 5

Catalogue no.

Opening2.000 €
Sold for2.600 €

1853/67, Collection of unused and used stamps with several pieces and multiples, including first London printing 5 centavos (8) and 10 centavos (4), Desmadryl 5 centavos (13), 5 centavos siena (7 including unused copy) etc., a very nice and interesting collection on exhibition pages

Lot no.992

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening2.000 €
Sold for2.600 €

1854/67, 36 covers and letters including many interesting items like burnt-siena on cover from Talca to Santiago, several multiple frankings, bisects and many covers from smaller cities with adjacent straight line markings including San Bernando, Molina Melitilla and Rancacua on 23 exhibition pages; a very nice and interesting collection

Lot no.993

Condition

3 6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for160 €
Stamps used fiscally: Collection on 3 exhibition pages with 2 documents and 17 stamps including strip of 4
Lot no.994

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.

Opening600 €
Sold forUnsold
HAHN reprints: Collection on 4 exhibition pages with a total of 76 stamps including 2 overprint strips of 3, 6 blocks of 4 in different colours, block of 6 and block of 25; a fine and interesting group
Lot no.995

Condition

2

Catalogue no.8, 10 proof

Opening800 €
Sold forUnsold
1867, American Bank Note issue, composite die proof of 1 c. and 5 c. printed in black on sunken card; dies numbers 323A and 323B, very fine and rare Provenance: Dr. Siebel (332. Köhler-Auktion 2008)
Lot no.996

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for110 €
1 centavo-20 centavos, the complete set as imperforated plate proofs in issued colours on India paper, very fine
Lot no.997

Condition

2

Catalogue no.ex 8-12 proof

Opening150 €
Sold for135 €
Imperforated plate proofs on card of 1 centavo (2), 5 centavos (3), 10 centavos (2) and 20 centavos (2)
Lot no.998

Condition

1

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
20 centavos, perforated colour proofs in black, olive-green (2 clipped perfs) and blue on blue paper, fine and scarce
Lot no.999

Condition

6

Catalogue no.8

Opening200 €
Sold for160 €
1 centavo with cork cancel and tied by clear red "VALPARAISO 5 DEC. 75" to local printed matter wrapper, fine and scarce, signed Todd AIEP