367th. Auction

367. Heinrich Koehler Auction

Lot no.353

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening250 €
Sold for200 €
1708, "de Luxemg" in manuscript on entire letter to Nancy; a scarce early letter
Lot no.354

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1814, entire military letter from General von Pirch at Arlon, addressed to the military governor von Schmitz-Grollenburg, written 3. July 1814; contents: Detachment of the Luxemburg Garrison as occupied the post office of Arlon; large part of red wax seal on reverse; interesting and scarce military document of the early period
Lot no.355

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
1827, "NEUFCHATEAU FRANCO", double line in black on entire letter to Liège
Lot no.356

Condition

2

Catalogue no.1 proof

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1852, Grand Duke William 10 c. black, plate proof before deburring the boards, printed in black on carton, horizontal pair with large margins, very fine
Lot no.357

Condition

2

Catalogue no.1 proof

Opening300 €
Sold for300 €
10 c., plate proof in black, horizontal block of 6, small pre-cut between 2 stamps at top and the upper row with light horizontal bend, still fine and scarce
Lot no.358

Condition

2

Catalogue no.1 proof

Opening150 €
Sold for220 €
Proof in bluish-black on ungummed paper with 'ivory head' on reverse, copy with large sheet margin at top, very fine and scarce, old signature and opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.359

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1 proof

Opening2.000 €
Sold for6.000 €

10 c. proof in bluish-black on wide watermarked paper, nice fresh colour and good margins all around, tied by clear circle of bars to almost complete entire letter with adjacent red cds. "LUXEMBOURG 6 JUIL." (1853) to Ell near Redingen. Very few used proofs are recorded, all with the circle of bars of Luxemburg, this is the only recorded entire; a remarkable and attractive rarity, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)

Lot no.360

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
10 c. deep black, clear to wide margins, neatly cancelled by target of Frisange, fine and scarce, sign. Ungeheuer und opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.361

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening100 €
Sold for110 €
10 c. deep black, ample to large margins, with central green target (in our opinion Luxemburg) "pointe perforante", sign. FSPL and certificate Demuth BPP (1988)
Lot no.362

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening150 €
Sold for130 €
10 c. deep black, ample to good margins, cancelled with central strike of green 'pointe perforante' (most likely of Mersch), very fine, sign. Goebel and opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.363

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening300 €
Sold for280 €
10 c. deep black with ample to good margins, used with clear blue target (most likely of Weiswampach), tiny corner crease, otherwise fine and very scarce, opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.364

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening100 €
Sold for220 €
10 c. deep black, large margins, neatly cancelled by 26-bar-cancel of Luxemburg, very fine, opinion Böttger BPP