Catalogue

Auction 39 - Saturday, September 25, 2021

 LotTypeDescriptionPrice
716 / British Antarctic Territories 1963-c2015 colln of sets & multiples, mostly MUH. Noted 1963 set complete MUH, & another with only £1 blue & black, Diana + 7 other sets in gutter strips of 10 MUH, & numerous on stockcards. $1,000.00
717 / French Southern Antarctic Territories 1956-c2010 seln of mostly MUH singles/multiples & 18 complete sheets. Noted 1956 set mint, 1965 ITU MUH ($225) etc. High cv. $1,500.00
718 CU King Edward VII Land 1908 1d on unaddressed envelope ("British Antarctic Expedition 1907" on flap), tied by BAE FE 27 08 cds, a few minor tone spots. Also blk of 4, same single pmk. $375.00
719 U King Edward VII Land 1908 1d block of 4 with RH selvedge incl arrow marking, single 4 MAR 09 Expdn cds. FU. $500.00
720 M* King Edward VII Land 1908 1d irregular block of 9 (1 stamp creased, mint). Jury cat $15,300. Mint (8 MUH). $6,000.00
721 C NZ pictorial p/cs x 5 (incl 4 fine unused) of early Antarctic expeditions. Noted 1908 "Dash for the Pole" montage (Shackleton, "Nimrod" etc) PU c1908; S.Y. Scotia photo: "The Terra Nova among the ice" art by Herbert Cole of Dunedin (with pencil message from his daughter); "Aurora" in ice (photo); "Aurora" at Port Chalmers 3.4.1916 (photo). Also photo of husky on "Scott's ship". Also 1925-26 p/c (creased) carried on Arctic voyage by Amundsen's "Fram", with special pmk. Rare lot (7 items). $500.00
722 C Polar 1924 Eneret Mittet & Co, Kristiana, Norge PPC unstamped featuring polar bear & cub in colour on view side, to Wellington NZ. Address side bears facsimile signature of Roald Amundsen, illustration of Nansen's FRAM, printed quadri-lingual message re crossing the (North) Polar Sea & onward delivery, pictorial POLHAVET ship's cancel x 2 (4 VIII 24 & 13 IX 24), T taxe mark in black, 2½c(?) in blue pencil, TO PAY / 3d / DEFICIENT POSTAGE h/s in black with 1919 NZ 1d DLR horiz strip of 3 Postage Dues tied by Wellington dumb "A" class cancels. $600.00
723 * Ross Dep 1967 decimal set x 12 (in blocks of 6). Jury cat $1200. MUH. $225.00
724 C USA 1928-30 Byrd Expdn I - 2 items. 1) Canal Zone 2c postal stationery tied by City of New York 1 NOV 1928 pmk, faint paquebot h/s. 2) USA 2c postal stationery tied by City of New York 19 JUN h/s. $200.00
725 U Victoria Land 1913 ½d. Jury cat $2250. FU. $1,000.00
726 U Victoria Land 1913 ½d. Jury cat $2250. FU. $1,000.00
727 U Victoria Land 1913 ½d. Jury cat $2250. FU. $1,000.00
728 C Victoria Land 1913 cover to Hon W Pomare with ½d, 1d, pmk "JAN 18 13 BRIT ANTARCTIC EXPD" & receiving pmk "WELLINGTON 14 FE 13". A rare first day cover (for ½d), minor tone and opening tears on flap. CP cat $3400+. FU. $1,500.00