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  • Lot# : 1809 Denmark

    1850: Cover, closed tear at top, addressed to Princesse Helena Poninska in Leopol, Galicia via Vienna, prepaid with manuscript cross on front of envelope and mss. '29' and '9' in crayon at lower left and on reverse, struck on despatch with KJOBENHAVN cds (23/3) in blue. Reverse with Hamburg Danish and T&T transit cds's in black (26/3) and two line dated 'Lemberg' datestamp.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 150 CHF

    Lot# : 1810 Denmark

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    Catalogue# : 3+6+7
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    1854: 2 sk. blue, 16 sk. grey-violet in a horizontal pair used in combination with 1858 4 sk. brown on 1859 cover from Copenhagen to Bordeaux, all stamps with close but clear margins to large margins all round, neatly tied by '181' numerals with 'Sjaell. Post. Sped. Bureau' datestamp (4/5) below. Valenciennes entry marking in red and reverse with Hamburg transit and arrivals. A charming and scarce mixed issue franking. Cert. Nielsen (1999).

    Provenance: Collection Dr. Gene Scott (Oct 1999), lot 111.
     
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 460 CHF

    Lot# : 1811 Denmark

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    Catalogue# : 6
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    1857: 16 sk. grey-violet, used horizontal strip of three, large margins all round, fresh colour, neatly cancelled by '1' numeral handstamp of Copenhagen. An appealing multiple. Cert. E. Diena (1984) Mi = € 660+/Facit 6 = SEK 5'400.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 250 CHF

    Lot# : 1812 Denmark

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    Catalogue# : 6+8
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    1857: 16 sk. greyish violet, two over-lapped examples used with 1858 8 sk. green on 1859 envelope to Thetford, UK all tied by 'Sjell. Post. Sped. Bureau / 182' Railway duplexes in black (Oct 24). 'Hamburg / Paid' transit cds below in red (Oct 25) and London cds in red (Oct 27) all on front. Reverse with Danish P.O. Hamburg cds in black and Thetford arrival cds. A most attractive and scarce 40 skilling cover in fine quality. Cert. E. Diena (1984).
    Starting bid : 350 CHF
    Hammer price : 300 CHF

    Lot# : 1813 Denmark

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    Catalogue# : 10U
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    1863: Rouletted 16 sk. red-lilac, mint vert. pair, variety Imperforate, large margins all round, fresh and fine in a rich shade with original gum. Cert. E. Diena (1984) Mi = € 2'000+/Facit 10v4 = SEK 14'000+.
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 400 CHF

    Lot# : 1814 Denmark

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    Catalogue# : 12A+13B+15A
    1864: 3 sk. lilac, 4 sk. red and 16 sk. olive (pair and single), fresh and fine examples, tied by neat '181' duplex handstamp (31.3.) to envelope to Philadelphia USA, endorsed "via Liverpool", transit mark Denish P.O. Lübeck (1.4.) and blue railway three-line "LÜBECK / 1.4.. / LAUENBURG on reverse, red Aachen transit mark and US arrival mark on front. Signed A. Diena.
    Starting bid : 600 CHF
    Hammer price : 600 CHF

    Lot# : 1815 Denmark

    1851/70: Selection with 1851 4 rbs. used, 1854/58 set used, 1864/70 set used and 3 sk. unused, numeral issue incl. scarce 48 sk. used etc.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 180 CHF

    Lot# : 1816 Faroe Islands

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    Catalogue# : 1
    Faroe Islands 1919: Provisional 2 ö. on 5 ö. green and Denmark 5 ö. green used on local cover tied by THORSHAVN cds (Jan 18) in black. A fresh and fine usage on sixth day of issue. Signed Witt AIEP.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1817 Danish West Indies

    Danish West Indies 1862: Prepaid entire letter from St. Thomas to Port Au Prince, Haiti with manuscript '1 s.' in red ink and fine strike of British P.O. Crown PAID AT ST. THOMAS in red. Reverse with double arc 'St. Thomas' datestamp (Dec 31) in black. A fine and scarce entire Gi. CC1 = £ 500.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 320 CHF

    Lot# : 1818 Danish West Indies

    1867: Cover from St. Thomas to New Yorrk franked by Washington 1861 10 c. green on greenish paper, striaght edge at left, with ST. THOMAS Danish P.O. despatch cds (Feb 13), the adhesive neatly tied on arrival by circular N. YORK / STEAMSHIP handstamp in black. File fold affects the adhesive but an attractive and scarce usage.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : 240 CHF

    Lot# : 1819 Danish West Indies

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    Catalogue# : 5A+6A
    1908 (Jan 29): Cover to St. Croix, DWI, sensibly opened for display, franked by 1905 3 ö. grey pair and 4 ö. blue tied by 'Aarhus' machine cancel. Struck with circular 'T' marking on despatch in black and manuscript '25 cts', the reverse with 1905 Postage Due 5 c. and 25 c. cancelled by manuscript crosses in blue crayon with 'St. Thomas' cds (28/2) and 'Christiansted' cds (1/3) in black alongside. Some slight soiling but scarce.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 260 CHF

    Lot# : 1820 Finland

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    Catalogue# : 5Bz
    1874/75 Coat of Arms Roulette II: 5 penni reddish lilac brown on pale lilac blue paper, vertical pair in fresh colour attractively cancelled by concentric "JAKOBSTAD 27/8 1875" cds. to small piece as well as another piece bearing single value tied by double ringed "Helsingfors 24/2 1875" cds. in blue, both with some irreg. teeth as usual, otherwise fine, the latter ex collection Mehrtens. Provenance: 'Sibelius' Collection, Corinphila (135 Auction) Lots 1178 + 1179.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1821 Finland

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    Catalogue# : 5C-8C
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    1867/71 Coat of Arms Roulette III: Seletion of seven values used, incl. 5 penni brown-lilac on pale lilac paper, 8 penni black on ordinary green paper in an horizontal pair (creased) with fine concentric strike of "Jakobstad 26/3 73" (Ex-Sibelius collection, lot 1189 Corinphila 2003), 10 penni black on yellow paper (2) as well as 20 penni light blue on grey-blue paper in an horizontal pair tied by "Uleaborg 9/7 70" cds. (cert. Ossa (1984). Despite some irreg. perfs., a fine group.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1822 Finland

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    Catalogue# : 17Aya
    1879: 25 p. carmine, perf. 11, a few nibbed perfs. at right, used on 1881 cover to St. Gallen, Switzerland tied by KYMMENE cds (21/8) in black. Reverse with Railway transit datestamp (No. 2) and St. Petersburg transit alongside Lichtensteig arrival (26/8). A fine and scarce cover.

    Provenance: Collection Leo Linder (1955).
     
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1823 Finland

    1856/1910c.: Stock card with interesting selection incl. 10 kop. carmine cancelled by low boxed 'Bjorneborg' datestamp, 1866 5 p. used, 8 p. unused, 10 p. used, 20 p. used (2), 40 p. used, 1 m. used; 1875 values incl. 32 p. carmine pair etc.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1824 Finland

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    Catalogue# : 4/8+10Bc+12/19
    1860/82: Collection with Rouletted 1860 10 kop. rose unused, 1866 5 penni brown-lilac unused (6) single examples in varying shades and roulettes (all three types noted), 5 p. brown-lilac on thick pale-lilac laid paper, roulette B in a rare unused block of six (cert. Schwenson, 2007); 8 p. black on green unused (4), 10 p. black on yellow, roulette C in an unused block of four, 20 p. blue on bluish pair from base of sheet and a vertical strip of three unused, 1 mark pale orange-brown unused (cert. Tuori, 2006), 1875/84 issue with shades, 2 p. grey (3), 5 p. orange (2), 8 p. green (3), 10 p. grey-brown, 20 p. blue (2), 25 p. carmine, 32 p. carmine and 1 m. pale lilac unused. Some fine material as noted.
    Starting bid : 5,000 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1824A Finland

    1845/1938c.: Collection of Postal Stationery with covers/cards (275+), predominantly used, with 1845 10 kop. black 'Porto Stempel' covers (3), 1850 without pearls 5 kop. blue envelope from Borga (cert.), without pearls 10 kop. (4), with pearls 5 kop. (5), and 10 kop. (5), and 1860 5 kop. and 10 kop.
    Starting bid : 2,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 5,500 CHF

    Lot# : 1825 Iceland

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    1933 (June 16): 'Balbo' overprinted set of three values, 1 kr., 5 kr. and 10 kr., fresh and fine unused, unmounted og. Rare. Cert. Sorani (2002) Mi = € 4'300.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1826 Iceland

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    Catalogue# : 172-174
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    1933: Visit of Italian Transatlantic Flight Squadron Balbo, compl. set three values from 1 kr. to 10 kr, ovpt. "Hopflug Itala / 1933", unused with faint hinge traces. Four certs. Fulpius (1952) and Möller (2015) Mi = EUR 1'700 / Facit 165-167 = SEK 17'500.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 460 CHF

    Lot# : 1827 Iceland

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    Catalogue# : 172-174
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    1933: Visit of Italian Transatlantic Flight Squadron Balbo, compl. set of three values from 1 kr. to 10 kr., ovpt. "Hopflug Italia / 1933" in red, vivid colours and good perforations for this issue, all cancelled by "REYKJAVIK 16. VI. 33" cds's. Cert. Nielsen (1998) Mi = EUR 4'300/Facit 165-167 = SEK 43'800.
    Starting bid : 500 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,200 CHF

    Lot# : 1828 Iceland

    1902/30: Lot 32 used/unused stamps incl. 1902 'I GILDI' ovpt. on 16 aur. brown unused, cert. DFF, 1930 Alltinget complete set used as well as Official stamps Alltinget complete set used, cert. Nielsen Mi = EUR 4'000 / Facit = SEK 39'500.
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 650 CHF

    Lot# : 1829 Iceland

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    1873/1961: Collection hundreds stamps used/unused incl. many interesting sets and singles such as 1873 skilling definitives, compl. set, 1902, 1907 & 1912 Kings Christian and Frederik definitive sets, 1925 Iceland Landscape set, 1931 Allthing opening, Zeppelin set, 1933 Hopflug Italia, cert. Wallner, in addition official stamps with King Christian and Allthing. Mi = EUR 7'700+.

    Starting bid : 600 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,100 CHF

    Lot# : 1830 Iceland

    1931/75c.: Small group of covers/cards (47) with 1941/45 U.S. Army Post Office covers from Iceland with Censor cachets and some with APO / 610, 810 or 860 datestamps, Wartime cover from APO 858 in Greenland, 1950/60's Greenland covers with village cancels, some other Scadinavia etc.
    Starting bid : 150 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1831 Iceland

    1902: 'Í-Gildi' overprint in black on large 3 aur yellow, 10 a. red, overprint in red on 5 a. green and 6 a. grey and Official 5 a. brown and 10 a. ultramarine, all in complete mint sheets of 100 subjects (except the 6 a. grey in a block of 50 from base of sheet), mostly fresh and fine with large part or full original gum. An excellent reference and scarce and attractive multiples.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1832 Norway

    1855/1914: Selection on card with 1855 4 sk. blue used (3), 1856 Oscar set of four values used (two sets), 1863 and 1867 Vapentyp sets used, Posthorns used or unused etc.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 420 CHF

    Lot# : 1833 Norway

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    Catalogue# : 1
    1855: 4 sk. blue, a large margined example used on 1855 entire letter to Arendal tied by 11 bar grid and fine OSTERRHSOER datestamp in blue (30/3) with first '3' inserted in manuscript. A scarce and most attractive entire.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 750 CHF

    Lot# : 1834 Norway

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    Catalogue# : 1
    1855: 4 sk. blue, a fine large margined example used on 1857 cover to Nordalen tied by bold strike of '180' numeral of Levanger in black, with despatch datestamp at right in green (Jan 20). A charming and scarce cover.

    Provenance: Collection Edward S. Knapp (1941).
     
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 300 CHF

    Lot# : 1835 Norway

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    Catalogue# : 2+10
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    1856: Oscar 2 sk. orange-yellow used in combination with 1863 24 sk. brown on 1864 cover to Amiens, France tied by FREDERIKSHALD cds (15/8) in black and by 'Norwege / Erquelines' entry markling (Aug 19) in black. Reverse with SANDOSUND transit cds and Amiens (Aug 20) arrival cds. Couple of tiny tone spots have been reduced on the 24 sk. (not mentioned on cert.) otherwise a fresh and fine mixed issue combination cover. Cert. Enger (1991).
    Starting bid : 400 CHF
    Hammer price : 460 CHF

    Lot# : 1836 Norway

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    Catalogue# : 7+15a
    1863: 3 sk. grey-violet and 1867 8 sk. carmine, used on 1870 entire letter from Oslo endorsed 'via Kiel' to Langnau. Switzerland, tied by 'Christiania' cds (5/5) in black. Reverse with 'Sandosund' transit cds in black and 'Kiel / Hamburg' TPO alongside Langnau arrival cds (9/5). Refolded at top to protect the perforations, an attractive and scarce mixed issue franking.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 400 CHF

    Lot# : 1837 Norway

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    Catalogue# : 13+14+15
    1867: 3 sk. violet, 4 sk. blue and 8 sk. carmine, all used to pay 15 skilling rate to France on 1870 entire letter from Oslo to Mauzé, neatly tied by 'Christiania' datestamps in black (25/8) and by framed red PD. Reverse with Sandosund transit cds in red and 'Paris A La Rochelle' cds (30/8). A fresh and fine entire.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 250 CHF

    Lot# : 1838 Sweden

    1834: Gustav IV Adolf Gustafson, King of Sweden (1778-1837), autographed letter sheet (als.) written in French on 4 pages in his own hand, addressed to 'Votre Altesse Royale' with fascinating content on Swiss neutrality and Austrian, Prussian, Russian monarchies etc., with some corrections to text, written, signed 'G.A.G.' and dated 'St. Gall., le 26 Avril, 1834' at base of third page. Rare.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 380 CHF

    Lot# : 1839 Sweden

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    Catalogue# : 10+12
    1864: Cover front endorsed 'via Ostende & England' addressed to Henry Brincourt, Governor General of the Puebla & Tlaxcala District in Mexico,  franked by 1858 24 ö. yellow (2) and 50 ö. carmine-rose (six examples) all cancelled by WARBERG datestamps (28/9) in black and one stamp by oval 'Hamburg' transit (Oct 1). Manuscript '28½' credit in blue and faint 'London / Paid' cds also on the battered front, however it appears the franking of 348 öre is complete (even if nearly all are creased or defective) and the piece is certainly the sole recorded example of Swedish mail to the French Expeditionary Force in Mexico.
    Starting bid : 300 CHF
    Hammer price : 2,600 CHF

    Lot# : 1840 Sweden

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    Catalogue# : 84,85
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    1918: Värnamo 55 öre pale blue and 80 öre black, no wmk., fine mint examples of excellent rich colour, well centred, unmounted og. Just 1'000 examples issued in error at Värnamo. Rare. Certs. Obermüller-Wilén (1997) Mi 85+86 = EUR 3'500/Facit = 50'000 skr.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,300 CHF

    Lot# : 1841 Sweden

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    Catalogue# : 84/85
    1918 (July 3): Värnamo 55 ö. light blue and 80 ö. black, fresh and fine unused examples, lightly hinged, large part og., (only 1'000 each of these two stamps were released in error at Väarnamo), sold with the 1 kr. black on yellow, fine og. Cert Oliva (1963) Mi = € 3'570.
    Starting bid : 1,000 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1842 Sweden

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    Catalogue# : 144/158
    1924 (July 4): UPU Congress, the complete set of 15 values, all in fresh and fine unused blocks of four, well centred and of good colour, all with paper hinge remant to prevent splitting, large part og. Scarce st in multiples Mi = € 5'200.
    Starting bid : 500 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1843 Sweden

    Catalogue# : 144/173-322
    1946: UPU Delegates Book, a delightful complete example with blue covers and original slip case, bound in blue & yellow string, containing stuck down examples of the Sweden 1924 UPU Congress and UPU Anniversary sets of fifteen, 1928 Gustav V set, 1932 Tricentenary set,  1935 Parliament set, 1936 Tricentenary of the Posts set etc. Fresh and fine, a most unusual book.
    Starting bid : 350 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1844 Sweden

    1860/1960: Lot several hundred stamps, mainly small values arranged in bundles or in glassines, in addition some hundred cards, covers and postal stationery items incl. business and daily mail as well as modern FDC's, few items from other countries may be found inbetween, all arranged in a box.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold

    Lot# : 1845 Sweden

    1855/1965c.: Collection in blue album and on cards, with 1855 3 sk. green used (2), 4 sk. blue used (6), 6 sk. grey used, 8 sk. yellow used (7), 24 sk. used, 1858 issue with used set and duplication, 1862 with fine 17 ö. violet used (4), Riksdaler value used etc., the classic period with duplication and cancellation interest, 1874 cover to France franked 12 ö. blue and 30 ö. brown, 1924 UPU Congress set unused and UPU 50th Anniversary sets unused and used etc. A good lot.
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,800 CHF
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