367th. Auction

367. Heinrich Koehler Auction

Lot no.245

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening500 €
Sold for580 €
1861, Paris print, 11 essays : 1 lepton in black and brown, 5 lepta in rose, 10 lepta in orange without control numbers, 20 lepta in black and in blue -both sides, 30 lepta in brown -both sides, 40 lepta in rose -both sides and in yellow-brown and 80 lepta in carmine. Also, one 20 lepta in black and on reverse 1 lepta in brown. Very interesting, mixed condition, mounted on exhibition sheets, ex Knithakis collection
Lot no.246

Condition

Catalogue no.8

Opening1.800 €
Sold for1.440 €
1861, Large Hermes Heads: The famous 20 lepta first Athens printing without Control Numbers, with quadrillé background, faulty copy but extremely rare and desirable, ex Knithakis
Lot no.247

Condition

Catalogue no.14II

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
1861/62, Large Hermes Heads (fine provisional printings): The value of 40 lepta, with slight horizontal double printing of the Control Numbers (Coundouros 19.1), used at Syros with dotted "67". Also, a paper refolding is seen on obverse, rare but thinned
Lot no.248

Condition

Catalogue no.15II

Opening250 €
Sold forUnsold
1862, Large Hermes Heads (first period of consecutive printings): The value of 80 lepta, with double vertical printing of the "orange" Control Numbers, used at "Patras" with dotted canceler "9", not reported in any study. Possibly unique but with only two margins
Lot no.249

Condition

Catalogue no.18I

Opening120 €
Sold for120 €
1862, Large Hermes Heads (first period of consecutive printings): Strip of three of the value of 5 lepta, excellent appearance, large to very large margins, used at "Aegion" (dotted canceler "7")
Lot no.250

Condition

Catalogue no.18

Opening400 €
Sold for320 €
1862/67, Large Hermes Heads (consecutive printings): The value of 5 lepta without Control Number, this copy is reported by Coundouros (page 60), used at "Kerkyra 19.Sept.1866", very rare & superb
Lot no.251

Condition

Catalogue no.18

Opening100 €
Sold for140 €
1862/67, Large Hermes Heads (consecutive printings): The value of 5 lepta with Control Number looking as "15", as a light printing of a spacer appears to the left of "5" (similar to Coundouros 29.3.1), used at "Syros" (dotted "67"), rare & superb
Lot no.252

Condition

Catalogue no.20

Opening250 €
Sold for200 €
1862/67, Large Hermes Heads (consecutive printings): The value of 20 lepta, with clear Double printing of the Control Numbers (circa 0,5mm), used at "Nafplion" with dotted canceler "15". Broken "0" at left and right of the lower part, very rare error and very fine
Lot no.253

Condition

Catalogue no.28

Opening200 €
Sold for160 €
1868/69, Large Hermes Heads (cleaned plates): The value of 40 lepta, with erroneous Control Number "20" for "40", corrected manually with a digit "4" (Coundouros 39.1), used in "Athinai 18.Feb.71", very desirable error,genuine at all respects and very rare but one margin cut
Lot no.254

Condition

6

Catalogue no.31

Opening250 €
Sold forUnsold
1870, Large Hermes Heads (special printing): The value of 20 lepta, with Control Numbers "02" (the "0" inverted) instead of "20", used on entire folded letter from "Nafplion 8.June.70", tied with dotted canceler "15", rare error and even more on cover, but defective (three margins)
Lot no.255

Condition

Catalogue no.36

Opening150 €
Sold for220 €
1871/72, Large Hermes Heads (printings on inferior quality paper): The value of 20 lepta, with Control Numbers "02" instead of "20", used at "Tripolis 7.March.71", rare error and very fine
Lot no.256

Condition

Catalogue no.39

Opening120 €
Sold for120 €
1871/76, Large Hermes Heads (printings on meshed paper): Pair (and a half) of the value of 5 lepta, with oblique paper refolding, used at "Nafplion". Very unusual and nice