371st Auction

24-28 September 2019 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.137

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for160 €
1787, "FREE" in circle, struck in red on lettersheet endorsed on front "Dublin January Twenty Third 1787" and free frank "Wellington"
Lot no.138

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening350 €
Sold for280 €
1828, "Daniel O'Connell" signature as free frank on entire letter with mileage mark "CAHERCIVEEN 178" and red oval "ABOVE NUMBER PRIVILEGED" 1828 to Dublin; interesting contents: O'Connel petitioning for a post office to be established closer to his residence. The entire with tear at top and crease; a scarce and interesting item
Lot no.139

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for140 €
1829, Soldier's concession rate letter with mileage mark "PARSONSTOWN 68" to Scotland, endorsed by commanding officer
Lot no.140

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1830 (ca.), Lettersheet without side flaps with red mileage mark "GRAIG 58" to Dublin, taxed "1/4", cancelled by red star with "G" in centre, and corrected in "2/-" for triple rate letter
Lot no.141

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1834, Daniel 'Connell, handwritten letter with his signature, dated November 11, 1834. O'Connell complains about a postage fee of 4 £ 13 shilling he had to pay for a parcel he received in London; interesting document
Lot no.142

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for160 €
1836, Complete printed O'Connell subscription letter (containing resolutions adopted at a public meeting at the Crown & Anchor in the Strand, 1.6.1836) with frontside red Sunday handstamp of 5.6.1836 and crowned Free-handstamp
Lot no.143

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for100 €

1838 (ca.), Letter (without envelope) with 6 line verse signed "Daniel O'Connell M.P. for the City of Dublin"

Lot no.144

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1839, Entire letter from "WATERFORD DE 16 1839" to Dublin with manuscript "4"; fine letter during the experimental 4 d. period
Lot no.145

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for100 €
1841, Entire letter with boxed "PAID AT ATHLONE" and adjacent handstamp "1D" with Dublin transit mark "PAID AP 22 1841" to Chelsea, 2 vertical creases
Lot no.146
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

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for200 €
1846, May 17th., entire folded letter from Martinstown to Santiago de Cuba, privateley forwarded with corresponding endorsment and red oval cachet "FORWARDED BY FRÜHLING & GÖSCHEN LONDON 1/6/46". Usual aging and some paper faults as usually ecnountered, scarce
Lot no.147

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for240 €
1916, Sinn Fein celtic cross deep blue & black, perf. 11¼, block of 24 with all transfer types, unused without gum, mounted on old album page, one stamp with light adhesions on front, scarce multiple (Hibernian L15)
Lot no.148

Condition

6

Catalogue no.188"WU"

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
1966, Europa 7d. printed on glazed paper without watermark (originating from announcement sheet) tied by machine cancel "BAILE ATHA CLIATH 16 -IX 66" to "Kane"-cover, very fine, certificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (1997)
Lot no.149

Condition

0 1 4

Catalogue no.D60b, c, d

Opening800 €
Sold forUnsold
1971/74, Gerls 5 p. block of 9 from booklet pane sheet with one barred label, the left block of 6 imperforated in centre, unused o.g., the lower row unmounted mint, the top row slightly disturbed gum; a very rare multiple
Lot no.150

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.212c

Opening300 €
Sold for300 €
1975, European Architectural Heritage Year 7 p. with shifted perforation, block of 9 from the upper sheet margin, unmounted mint, 3 values paper creases/breaks (most likely occured during print), otherwise very fine; largest recorded multiple of this variety (Hibernian 350,- € each)
Lot no.151

Condition

1

Catalogue no.L2

Opening500 €
Sold for750 €

1865/67, Fenian issue 1 c. black on pale-blue (pelure paper), unused with traces of gum, quite good margins for this issue, tiny nick at top. A fine and very rare stamp, certificate MacDonnell Whyte (1995)

Lot no.152

Condition

2

Catalogue no.L4

Opening300 €
Sold for420 €

3 c. green, nice fresh colour and good margins with complete dividing lines on 3 sides, unused without gum; a very copy of this scarce stamp. Certificate MacDonnell AIEP (2018)

Lot no.153

Condition

1

Catalogue no.L17b

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1907/16, Sinn Fein label with broad crown, perforated 11¼, horizontal tête-bêche pair, unused o.g., fine, opinion MacDonnell Whyte
Lot no.154

Condition

Catalogue no.L23-25

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €

1914, Anti Home Rule 1 d. bicoloured labels, all 3 values from the sheet margin with marginal inscriptions, unused o.g., 2 stamps unmounted mint, L25 slightly stained, otherwise fine

Lot no.155

Condition

1

Catalogue no.L29-31

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €

1914, Home Rule 1 d., all 3 values unused o.g., Hibernia somewhat heavily hinged, otherwise fine

Lot no.156

Condition

1

Catalogue no.L45d

Opening100 €
Sold for160 €

1922, Irish Republican Army 2 d. green with triple impression and printed on the gum side, unused, some creasing

Lot no.157

Condition

1

Catalogue no.L46b

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
6 d. blue with double impression, unused o.g., very fine
Lot no.158

Condition

2

Catalogue no.L46c

Opening100 €
Sold for160 €
6 d. blue with triple impression, unused o.g., as usual scissors' cut at top and bottom and somewhat stained
Lot no.159

Condition

2

Catalogue no.L48

Opening500 €
Sold for600 €
COLONIAL DESIGN: 1893, ½ d. green on thick unwatermarked brownish-buff paper, unused without gum, very fine, copy of this rare stamp, certificate MacDonnell Whyte (2015)
Lot no.160

Condition

Catalogue no.L51

Opening500 €
Sold for500 €
4 d. red "SLIGO./FOUR PENCE", cancelled by contemporary grid cancel; one short perf at bottom and traces of light thinning at right, otherwise fine. A very rare stamp in this condition, certicated MacDonnell AIEP (2009)
Lot no.161

Condition

2

Catalogue no.E98

Opening500 €
Sold for500 €
1922, Perkins/Walker essay Hibernia 2 d. green, cut to shape and fixed on small presentation card with reverse side printed label "Designed and Printed by James Walker (Dublin) Ltd.", very fine Provenance: Dr. Dulin (David Feldman 2004)
Lot no.162

Condition

2

Catalogue no.E100

Opening500 €
Sold for500 €
Hibernia 3 d. green, engraved, die proof on sunken card, inscribed in the margins and folded well off the stamp, mounted on card, very scarce
Lot no.163

Condition

1

Catalogue no.E101

Opening500 €
Sold for550 €
Hibernia 3 d. red, die proof in large format on gummed wove paper, very fine and rare
Lot no.164

Condition

2

Catalogue no.PR1

Opening3.000 €
Sold for3.000 €
Dollard proof overprint in blue on whitish paper, horizontal block of 10 from the upper right sheet corner endorsed in the margin "Approved (signature) 10/2/22" with adjacent handstamp "STORES DEPT., G.P.O., ALDBOROUGH HOUSE, DUBLIN", 2 vertical creases, otherwise fine. A marvellous and important item of Irish philately
Lot no.165

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.PR6a

Opening200 €
Sold for200 €
Proof overprint in red on whitish ungummed paper with purple handstamp in type 1 on reverse, marginal crease and thin, stamps fine
Lot no.166

Condition

1

Catalogue no.T1a

Opening120 €
Sold forUnsold
1922, Dollard ½ d. green with overprint inverted, unused o.g., very fine, certificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (2019) (Mi.-No. 1K)
Lot no.167

Condition

1

Catalogue no.T1(e)

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
½ d. with overprint missing except Rialtas at top, copy from the upper left sheet corner, unused o.g. 
Lot no.168

Condition

1

Catalogue no.T1e/d

Opening200 €
Sold for300 €
½ d. with missing overprint in vertical strip of 3 with another ½ d. at bottom and gutter at top (also overprinted), unused with small part original gum, sign. Georg Bühler, David Feldman and certificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (2019)
Lot no.169

Condition

5

Catalogue no.T2a

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
1 d. with overprint inverted, horizontal pair, tied by Dublin slogan cancel "LEARN IRISH" to piece, the left stamp with light vertical crease, otherwise fine, certificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (2019) (Mi.-No. 2K)
Lot no.170

Condition

1

Catalogue no.T2aa

Opening150 €
Sold forUnsold
1 d. with overprint inverted and double (once albino), unused with original gum, fine and scarce, certificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (2019)
Lot no.171

Condition

Catalogue no.T2e

Opening300 €
Sold for300 €
1 d. with double overprint, used with Dublin date stamp of 19.4.1922, pulled purf at top, otherwise fine, very rare, according to certificate MacDonnell Whyte just 3 examples recorded (1997), certificate RPS (1995)
Lot no.172

Condition

1

Catalogue no.T3a

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
2½ d. with overprint double (once albino), unused o.g., fine and scarce, cerrtificate Hamilton-Bowen BPP (2019)