368. Auction

26-30 March 2019 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.374

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for160 €
1846, folded letter dated "Pernambuco  25 8 1846" and inside endorsed "p. Swordfish"sent to London, there readdressed to Palermo and Milan with oval "P" and two-line "VIA DI UNINGA" alongside, charged "8" in London, "30" grana in Palermo and "27" creditet to Naples, reverse with red faded "DSAG", address crossed out, otherwise a fine letter with an unusual route as most of the mail from the U.K. passed Paris The brigantine Swordfish wrecked in 1867 in the Gulf of St. Lawrence
Lot no.375

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1847, entire folded letter from "PERNAMBUCO 13 July 1847" sent to London with good strike of blue "COVE SHIP LETTER"  and tax stamp "8" alongside, then re-addressed to Naples and endorsed "Par Paquebot de la Mediterrane" and "Via Marseille", taxed "30" grana in Naples, a very attractive entire and a rare combination of Cove transit marking follwed by the request "Par Paquebot de la Mediterrane" as the usual route was via Calais and overland
Lot no.376

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for100 €
1853, folded letter endorsed "p. Tay" from "RIO-JANEIRO JU 13 1853" addressed to Genoa, with nice strike of boxed "COLONIES/&c ART. 13" alongside, taxed "17" dec. upon arrival, a scarce entire
Lot no.377

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for220 €
1853, double-weight folded letter endorsed "per Great Western" from "RIO-JANEIRO NO 14 1853" addressed to Genoa, with nice strike of boxed "COLONIES/&c ART. 13" alongside, taxed "34" dec. upon arrival, a scarce entire
Lot no.378

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1855, printed price list endorsed "per Avon Steamer" from "RIO JANEIRO JY 14 1855" addressed to Genoa, in pen noted "5" on the upper left corner with nice strike of boxed "COLONIES/&c ART. 13" alongside, taxed "85" dec. upon arrival, a scarce entire
Lot no.379

Condition

6

Catalogue no.28, Italy P7-8

Opening200 €
Sold for360 €
1866, Pedro II. 200r. black with black grid cancel on envelope endorsed "per Tiber" addressed to Genoa via London, taxed "11" upon arrival and postage due 40c. two singles and 30c. applied, adhesives some faults, a scarce and attractive entire
Lot no.380

Condition

6

Catalogue no.28, Italy P5,7,11

Opening300 €
Sold for420 €
1866, Pedro II. 200r. black as horizontal pair tied by red pen stroke to envelope endorsed "p. Potosi" addressed to Genoa, taxed "14" upon arrival and postage due 5, 30c. and 1l. applied, postage due 5c. missing corner, a scarce and attractive entire
Lot no.381

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Italy P2,11

Opening120 €
Sold for180 €
1870, folded lettersheet endorsed "...Amazone" to Genoa with adjacent senders cachet "...RIO DE JANEIRO", upon arrival taxed "12" and postage due 10c. as vertical pair and 1l. single applied, a fine and attractive cover with interesting usage of two different postage due issues
Lot no.382

Condition

6

Catalogue no.18,28, Italy P7-8

Opening250 €
Sold for600 €
1849, Verticais 600r. with good to large margins and two singles Pedro II. 200r. black tied by cork cancel with cds. "RIO DE JANEIRO 27 AGT 73" alongside to folded lettersheet endorsed "par Vapora Poitu" to Genoa, the letter unsufficiently prepaid and handdwritten charge "24" derated to "7" decimes, thust postage due 30c (faults) and 40c. applied, a beautiful and scarce entire, signed Calves
Lot no.383

Condition

6

Catalogue no.21

Opening400 €
Sold for460 €
1861, Coloridos 280r. red with large margins on three sides and just touched at ipper right, tied by dotted cancel with adjacent cds. "CORREO GENERAL DA CORTE 25 10 1862" to folded lettersheet endorsed "par St. Bearn" to Genoa, with red boxed "PD" and on top oval "INSUFFICIENTE" with a further strike tying the adhesives, upon arrival charged "12", some ageing but a very charming and to our knowledge only recorded cover to Sardinia franked by 280 reis, erroneously used instead of the 430 reis
Lot no.384

Condition

(6)

Catalogue no.22

Opening200 €
Sold for260 €
1861, Coloridos 430r. yellow good to huge margins all around tied by dotted cancel to cover front to Genoa with red boxed "PD" and cds. "BRESIL BORDEAUX 19 JUIN 62" alongside, some folds and ink errosion, but a a rare and attractive single franking to an unusual destination
Lot no.385

Condition

6

Catalogue no.23,24,27, Italy P8

Opening600 €
Sold for380 €
1866, Pedro II. 10c., 20c. lilac and horizontal pair 200r. black, the first two un-tied, the latter tied by cds. to reverse of opened out mourning cover to Meta with cds. "PORTO ALEGRE 30 JAN 70" and boxed blue "PD" and red "P.P" and French Italian exchange marking "F*56" alongside. The letter was fully pre-paird with 430 reis for the transatlantic journey, considered unpaid, even though red "PP", upon arrival charged "20" thus strip of three with two singles pasted as stip of five postage due 40c. applied (partly torn, as originally affixed around the envelope) and tied by cds. "META 24 MAR 70"., disinfection slits, cover at top right partially rebacked, despite the quality shortcomings a very appealing and rare letter  
Lot no.386

Condition

6

Catalogue no.38,40,43

Opening150 €
Sold for135 €
1866, Pedro II. 10r. red, 50r. blue and 200r. black tied by cork cancel with adjacent cds. "RIO DE JANEIRO 20 JUL 77" to folded letter endorsed "p. La France" to Palerma, some ageing and 200r. faulty, otherwise a fine and appealing entire
Lot no.387

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Italy P8,12

Opening250 €
Sold for150 €
1870, unpaid folded letter and cover front from "RIO-DE-JANEIRO 6 JAN 70" resp. "PERNAMBUCO 13 JAN 70", both endorsed "p. Estremadure" with blue senders cachet at left to Genoa, upon arrival charged "24" resp "48" thus postage due 40c. and 2l. as singles resp. as pairs tied by cds., the front some minor tears and adhesives with imperfections, otherwise a fine and scarce ensemble, the folded letter signed Enzo Diena with certificate (1990) Both letters carried by the same ship during the same journey. This journey is recorded as the last of a paddle steamer accross the Atlantic. The ship Estremadure performed 33 trops from South America to Europe before its withdrawal.
Lot no.388

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for70 €
1839, entire folded letter dated "Bahia, Spt. 7. 1839", inside with pre-printed price list for import and export goods, transported by ship "Cattolico" to Naples and charged with 10 grana upon arrival, two disinfection slits, fine and attractive
Lot no.389

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €

1844, entire folded letter dated "Rio de Janeiro 14e Maggio 1844", addressed to Palermo and first transported by ship "Amalia-Napoli" to Naples and then transshipped onto the "Palinuro", there red "Vapori Postali" applied, small tear at top, otherwise a fine and attractive entire

The Conte di Aquila Luigi II° di Borbone and his wife, the princess Maria di Braganza, sister of Don Pedro II°, were on board of the "Amalia" during it's journey from Rio to Naples
 

Lot no.390

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €

1842, entire folded letter dated "Bahia 19 Gen.. 1842", addressed to Genoa and transported by ship "Graziosa Fanny", charged 4 soldi upon arrival and red three-line "VIA DI MARE (A)" applied, fine

Lot no.391

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
1843, folded letter addressed to Genoa and transported by ship "Polaca Fortuna" red straigt-line "VIA DI MARE" alongside, slight discoloration at top left, otherwise a fine and scarce entire
Lot no.392

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
1844, folded lettersheet dated "Pernambuco 16 Janeiro 1843", addressed to Genoa and transported by ship "Caterina", charged 4 soldi upon arrival and red three-line "VIA DI MARE (A)" applied, fine
Lot no.393

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
1846, folded letter dated "Bahia 11. Dicembre 1846", addressed to Genoa and transported by ship "Emilia Luigia", charged 5 soldi upon arrival and red -line "VIA DI MARE (A)" applied, slightly soiled, otherwise fine
Lot no.394

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
1847, folded letter dated "Bahia 9 Feb. 1847", addressed to Genoa and transported by ship "Anna Persipitea", charged 4 soldi upon arrival and red -line "VIA DI MARE (A)" applied, fine
Lot no.395

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening500 €
Sold for750 €
1857, folded letter dated "Rio de Jan 28 Febb 1857" and endorsed "pr. Genova" addressed to Genoa, charged 33 dec upon arrival and superb strike of boxed "Vapori transatl." applied upon arrival in Genoa, a rare entire with some negligible ink corrosion and discoloration in the margins transported by the "Genova" which made only three journeys from Rio to Genoa, signed Diena with certificate  
Lot no.396

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening1.000 €
Sold for600 €
1857, folded letter dated "Rio de Janeiro 24 di Gennairo 1858" and endorsed "per Vapore Italia" addressed to Genoa, charged "11" upon arrival and superb strike of boxed "Vapori transatl." applied upon arrival in Genoa, the sole known letter carried on the last trip of the Transatlantica, very fine The Transatlantica went bankrupt at the end of 1857. The packet Italia therefore left Rio secretly and carried the mail out of the expired postal convention with the Sardinian Kingdom. This was the last journey of the Transatlantica. The "Corriere Mercantile" of 19/02/58 reports the departure from Rio of the ship Italia, but no longer the nahme of the company
Lot no.397

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for240 €

1855, double weight folded letter dated "Bahia 24 Jen 1855" endorsed "P.D. Maria II" to Genoa charged with "280" reis, reverse with cds. "P. TRANSATLANTICO 17 /2", blue italic straight-line "Espana" of La Junquera and "VIA DE NIZZA" on front, upon arrival charged with "22"., very attractive, mail to Italy was rarely carried by Portuguese services and routed via Spain

Lot no.398

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for240 €

1857, folded letter dated "19 de Abril de 1857" to Genoa charged with "600" reis and cancelled, reverse with blue cds. "P. TRANSATLANTICO 8 /5", blue italic straight-line "Espana" of La Junquera and "VIA DE NIZZA" on front, upon arrival charged with "22"., very attractive, mail to Italy was rarely carried by Portuguese services and routed via Spain

Lot no.399

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for400 €
1828, folded letter from Rio via Lisbon to Genoa with oval red transit mark applied in Portugal, then overland in Spain und France with black straight-line "ESPAGNE POR ST JEAN DE LUZ" and "NIZZA MARITTIMA", upon delivery charged 54 soldi, inside somewhat faulty, a fine and early letter from Brazil and the earliest to our knowledge sent to Italy
Lot no.969

Condition

Catalogue no.1

Opening180 €
Sold for460 €
1843, Bull's eye 30r. black, early impression, position 14, good to wide margins all around, used with small part of cds., natural paper wrinkle at upper left not destracting, a fine stamp, signed Hunziker with certificate (1963)
Lot no.970

Condition

Catalogue no.2

Opening120 €
Sold for850 €
1843, Bull's eye 60r. black, horizontal pair from positions 21-22, good to wide margins all around, used with clear, small thin in the outer margin of right stamp, a very attractive multiple, signed Hunziker with certificate (1962)
Lot no.971

Condition

Catalogue no.3

Opening400 €
Sold for850 €
1843, Bull's eye 90r. black, position 4, intense black shade and good margins all around with small part of frame at top, used with part of cds., very fine, signed Hunziker with certificate (1963)
Lot no.4028

Condition

1 2

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for700 €

1890/99, ungebrauchte Sammlung inkl. Portomarken mit einigen besseren Werten, gute Erhaltung 

Lot no.4418
There are additional 7% import fees (not tax deductible) if the purchaser are resident in the EU! For buyers outside of the EU, this import fees are not charged if the export of the goods can be proven.

Condition

6M

Catalogue no.

Opening500 €
Sold forUnsold
1929/65 (ca.), rund 50 Luftpost- und Zeppelinbriefe, dabei bessere Frankaturen