376. Auktion

19-24 April 2021 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.1345
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.

Opening120 €
Sold for170 €
AIRMAIL: 1925, Calcutta-Risalpur Demonstration Flight, endorsed cover to Nowshera with arrival mark
Lot no.1346
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.

Opening160 €
Sold for160 €
1926, First flight Calcutta-Rangoon by Spanish army aeroplanes; arrival mark on reverse, very fine and scarce
Lot no.1347

Condition

2

Catalogue no.J45a

Opening300 €
Sold for340 €
1885, 4a. blue-green in horizontal pair, imperforated vertically, unused, very fine, certificate BPA (2020) (SG 900£)
Lot no.5002

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1

Opening100 €
Sold for1.300 €
1886, Stone A (thick white paper): ½ anna bright mauve, 2 single copies used on small cover to the Maharaja of Indore with 2 different Indore postmarks on reverse, fine and scarce
Lot no.5003

Condition

Catalogue no.2

Opening150 €
Sold for260 €
STONES C and D: ½ anna mauve, 2 copies with large SPECIMEN native handstamp and 4 single copies (2 stamps mounted as pair) with small SPECIMEN handstamp, mounted on exhibition page
Lot no.5004

Condition

1 2 4

Catalogue no.2

Opening200 €
Sold for600 €
½ anna pale mauve on thin white paper, bottom marginal block of 32 of Stone B, pos. 33-64, unused with part/small part original gum, some minor creasing, still fine
Lot no.5005

Condition

0 1 4

Catalogue no.2

Opening200 €
Sold for580 €
½ anna pale mauve on thin white paper, marginal block of 32 of Stone C, pos 1-32 with 7 intermediate transfers, unused with original gum, some black cardbord remnants on reverse shining through, center rows mostly unmounted mint
Lot no.5006

Condition

0 1 4

Catalogue no.2

Opening200 €
Sold for540 €
½ anna pale mauve on thin white paper, bottom marginal block of 24 of Stone C with 7 intermediate transfers, positions 41/64, unused with original gum, partly unmounted mint
Lot no.5007

Condition

6

Catalogue no.2

Opening100 €
Sold for260 €
STONE B: ½ anna mauve, vertical block of 7 tied to reverse of cover (reduced in size at right and left)
Lot no.5008

Condition

6

Catalogue no.2+ India 76

Opening100 €

½ anna pale mauve, tied by Indore cds. to reverse of British India postal stationery envelope ½ anna with additional franking De La Rue ½ anna blue, tied by barred "RMS" with Howrah transit and Bombay arrival mark; the embossed stamp on front somewhat reduced by opening, otherwise fine

Lot no.5009

Condition

2

Catalogue no.3

Opening100 €
Sold for280 €
1889, ½ anna black on pink, type I, horizontal strip of 3, strong and clear strike and large margins, unused, 2 vertical folds, one affecting the right stamp, center stamp with small pointing arrow, still fine and scarce
Lot no.5010

Condition

6

Catalogue no.3

Opening250 €
Sold for250 €
1889, ½ anna black on pink, type I, used on small cover from Sanala to Indore, 2 small marginal scrubs
Lot no.5011

Condition

6

Catalogue no.3

Opening300 €
Sold forUnsold
½ anna black on pink, type I, used on small envelope from Indore to Garot, somewhat roughly opened on front, still very fine, certificate ISES (2021)
Lot no.5012

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.4

Opening3.000 €
Sold for3.600 €

½ anna black on pink, type II, complete sheet of 64 (8x8) with 8 tête-bêche pairs (one with 2 embossed peacocks) folded between the blocks of 8; a very rare sheet

Lot no.5013

Condition

6

Catalogue no.4

Opening100 €
Sold for160 €
½ anna black on pink, type II, cut round, together with 1889/92, 2 annas vermilion, tied to reverse of postal stationery envelope ½ anna, sent as registered letter, the envelope with some faults, still fine
Lot no.5014

Condition

6

Catalogue no.4

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
½ anna black on pink with wide margins, tied to 'HOLKAR SIRKAR GAZETTE' of January 13th 1890 (folded with paper breaks and 2 tape stains not affecting the stamp)
Lot no.5015

Condition

6

Catalogue no.4, 6, 6a, 7+U

Opening150 €
Sold for300 €
½ anna black on pink, type II, cut square together with 1889/92, ½ anna dull violet, ½ anna brown-purple and 1 anna green, tied to reverse of postal stationery envelope ½ anna as registered letter
Lot no.5016

Condition

2

Catalogue no.5-7 proof

Opening400 €
Sold for1.000 €
1889/92, Shivaji Rao, ¼ anna, ½ anna and 1 anna, each as die proof in black with archival manuscript numbers on the top margin, ½ anna with punch hole, little unfresh, certificate ISES (2021)
Lot no.5017

Condition

2

Catalogue no.5, 7-8 proof

Opening250 €
Sold for700 €
Waterlow printers sample sheet in blue with 3 values each of ¼ anna, 1 anna and 2 annas, imperforated on ungummed paper, each value with small punch hole and overprinted "WATERLOW & SONS LTD. SPECIMEN"
Lot no.5018

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.5-8

Opening1.800 €
Sold for5.200 €

1889/92, Shivaji Rao ¼ anna-2 annas, the complete set in Waterlow file sheets of 80 with central blocks of 8 resp. 12 removed, unused without gum, perforation partly fixed with hinges with some perfs somewhat squeezed, but generally fine; believed to be unique

Lot no.5019

Condition

6

Catalogue no.6, U

Opening100 €
Sold for140 €
½ anna dull violet, block of 6 with upper sheet margin tied to reverse of postal stationery envelope ½ anna, used as registered letter
Lot no.5020

Condition

1

Catalogue no.6b

Opening200 €
Sold for580 €
½ anna brown-purple, vertical pair imperforated between, unused with part original gum, fine and fresh
Lot no.5021

Condition

6

Catalogue no.8

Opening80 €
Sold for100 €
2 annas vermilion, block of 3 tied to reverse of small registered envelope
Lot no.5022

Condition

2 4

Catalogue no.10, 11 proof

Opening150 €
Sold for600 €
1904/20, Tokoji Rao, selection of proofs: ½ anna on blue card, light green on white card and light blue on white card in block of 6 and in red in  blocks of 8 and 4 on thin paper and 1 anna dark green on thin paper with black backprint,
Lot no.5023

Condition

Catalogue no.11b

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
1 anna green perf. 12½, used, very fine
Lot no.5024

Condition

6

Catalogue no.12, 13

Opening120 €
Sold for120 €
2 annas brown and 3 annas violet, tied to registered cover with apparent Indore white paper registration label printed in blue with small black handstamp apparently with a business name of the sender's company
Lot no.5025

Condition

2

Catalogue no.13SP

Opening80 €
Sold for280 €
3 annas violet mounted on toned paper (82x100 mm) and perforated "SPECIMEN", fine
Lot no.5026

Condition

6

Catalogue no.13+7

Opening100 €
Sold for120 €
3 annas violet and 1889/92, 1 anna green, tied to registered cover from Mahsur to Indore city
Lot no.5027

Condition

6

Catalogue no.15, 5, 8

Opening200 €
Sold for520 €
1905, Surcharge in Devanagari ¼ anna on ½ anna brown-purple, together with ¼ anna and 2 annas tied to reverse of postal stationery envelope ½ anna as registered cover; the envelope with some minor damage well on top edge
Lot no.5028

Condition

2

Catalogue no.essay

Opening100 €
Sold for280 €
1927 (ca.), Yeshwant Rao, large die proof of unadopted portrait in green on ungummed paper (ca. 70:71 mm); rust mark of paper clip and some minor staining overall, still fine
Lot no.5029

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for280 €
Similar die proof in red, fine
Lot no.5030

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for280 €
Small unadopted die proof of vignette in carmine on sunken paper (83:101 mm), dated "5/8/25"
Lot no.5031

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for360 €
1927/37, Yeshwant Rao ¼ anna orange, die proof of the final design in issued colour on ungummed paper (ca. 71:85 mm)
Lot no.5032

Condition

5

Catalogue no.21a etc.

Opening100 €
Sold for300 €
2 annas bluish green, imperforated strip of 3 with large margins, together with 8 annas slade-grey and 2 copies 1940/46, ¼ anna red-orange tied to piece, fine and scarce
Lot no.5033

Condition

6

Catalogue no.26

Opening100 €
Sold for130 €
4 annas yellow-brown tied to OHM Holkar service cover with ecconomy label 1949 from Indore to Mhow with postage due mark