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
Lot no.365

Condition

5

Catalogue no.1a

Opening200 €
Sold for300 €
10 c. deep black, good to large margins, tied by 2 strikes of "pointe perforante" of Diekirch, one in black and one in green, to piece; very fine and highly unusual, certificate Demuth BPP (1989)
Lot no.366

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening100 €
Sold for90 €
10 c. deep black, horizontal pair with good to large margins, cancelled by one central strike of target of Luxemburg, very fine, sign. FSPL and certificate Demuth BPP (1988)
Lot no.367

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening100 €
Sold for120 €
10 c. deep black in horizontal pair, good to large margins, cancelled by central strike of target of Ettelbrück, very fine, sign. Goebel BPP and opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.368

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening150 €
Sold for220 €
10 c. deep black, horizontal pair with ample to large margins, used with "Colosse à 26 barres" of Luxemburg, fine and scarce, opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.369

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening200 €
Sold for220 €
10 c. deep black in horizontal strip of 3, large margins, neatly cancelled by circle of bars of Luxemburg, very fine, sign. Goebel and certificate Böttger BPP (2017)
Lot no.370

Condition

Catalogue no.1a

Opening400 €
Sold for320 €
10 c. deep black, horizontal strip of 3 with good to large margins with small part of neighbour stamp at left, cancelled by "pointe perforante" of Frisange, small part of red cancel at top, very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)
Lot no.371

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1a

Opening200 €
Sold for440 €
10 c. deep black with good to enormous margins, showing part of neighbour stamp at right, tied by clear target to lettersheet with adjacent cds. "GREVENMACHER 7 JUIL 53" to Luxemburg with red arrival mark, very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)
Lot no.372

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1a

Opening150 €
Sold for420 €
10 c. deep black with ample to mostly large margins, tied by clear target to lettersheet with adjacent cds. "GREVENMACHER 2 DEC. 54" to Luxemburg, very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)
Lot no.373

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening100 €
Sold for110 €
10 c. greenish-black, large margins, central green "pointe perforante" of Luxemburg, very fine, opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.374

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening80 €
Sold for70 €
10 c. greenish-black, large margins, target cancel of Weiswampach, very fine, sign. Goebel and opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.375

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening200 €
Sold for280 €
10 c. greenish-black, good to wide margins, clear cds. "LUXEMBOURG 24 JANV. 54", very fine and scarce, several signatures and certificate Böttger BPP (2017) Provenance: "Melosina" (2009)
Lot no.376

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening100 €
Sold for130 €
10 c. greenish-black, horizontal pair with wide margins, used with central target of Ettelbrück, extremely fine, opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.377

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening150 €
Sold for190 €
10 c. greenish-black, horizontal strip of 3 with ample to large margins, neatly cancelled by circle of 9 bars of Luxemburg, very fine, sign. Demuth BPP and certificate Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.378

Condition

Catalogue no.1b

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
10 c. greenish-black, vertical strip of 3 with large margins and part of neighbour stamp at top, cancelled by circle of 9 bars of Luxemburg, very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.379

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1b

Opening400 €
Sold for550 €
10 c. greenish-black, horizontal pair with ample to large margins, tied by circle of bars to entire letter with adjacent cds. "LUXEMBOURG 1 JUIN 54" to entire double-rate letter to Diekirch, very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)
Lot no.380

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening80 €
Sold for70 €
10 c. black, large margins, almost central target of Grevenmacher, very fine, opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.381

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening300 €
Sold for280 €
10 c. black, large margins, used with 2 strikes of "pointe perforante" in bright blue (most likely of Wiltz); stamp slightly thinned on reverse, otherwise fine; a very scarce cancellation, certificate Demuth BPP (1985)
Lot no.382

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening80 €
Sold for110 €
10 c. black, large to enormous margins with part of upper sheet margin, neatly cancelled by circle of bars of Luxemburg, extremely fine, sign. Goebel and opinion Böttger BP
Lot no.383

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
10 c. black, good to large margins, cancelled by 2 strikes of circle of bars of Luxemburg, applied crosswise; very fine, very scarce and most attractive, sign. Demuth BPP and opinion Böttger BPP
Lot no.384

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
10 c. black, ample to large margins, nice central strike of circle of 9 bars of Bascharage, very fine, sign. W. Engel and Goebel, certificate Böttger BPP (2017)
Lot no.385

Condition

5

Catalogue no.1c

Opening150 €
Sold for340 €
10 c. black with ample to large margins, tied by Belgium type "ECHTERNACH 2 VI 1855" to piece; the stamp had been lifted to inspection, final statement towards quality not possible in this stage, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)
Lot no.386

Condition

Catalogue no.1c

Opening200 €
Sold for280 €
10 c. black, slightly touched at upper right and lower left, otherwise wide margins, used with clear and almost complete boxed "PD"; a very scarce cancellation, certificate Demuth BPP (1985)
Lot no.387

Condition

Catalogue no.1cW

Opening300 €
Sold forUnsold
10 c. black with watermark inverted, large to enormous margins with parts of 5 neighbour stamps, lightly cancelled by target; little rub on front at top, otherwise very fine and attractive, opinion Böttger BPP (2018)
Lot no.388

Condition

5

Catalogue no.1c

Opening200 €
Sold for500 €
10 c. black, horizontal pair, ample at lower left, otherwise good to wide margins, tied by target to large part of cover with adjacent cds. "WEISWAMPACH 8 AOUT 56", very fine, certificate Böttger BPP (2016)