10 November 2016, 12:00 GMT
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Lot 917: Collection with 1929 Red Cross Charity issue 10l pairs imperf.
Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000
Description: Collection with 1929 Red Cross Charity issue 10l pairs imperf. & imperf. between unused, 1926 Italy-Greece-Turkey flight essays, 1926 Airmail set unused, 1926 Athens-Brindisi flight cover, 1927-35 pictorial definitives with exhaustive study of the issue with numerous multiples, perf. varieties & flaws incl. original 1927 printings of 2dr unused (6) incl. block, 3dr unused (5), 5dr unused, 10dr unused (2), 15dr unused (4), 25dr unused (3 - one with 'smoke' flaw), 1931 Perkins Bacon 1dr in imprint strips (2) of six unused, 1933 Aspiotis 2dr in sheet of 50 unused, 1935 10dr re-engraved (3) unused, 1934 Polish printing 15dr (2) unused, 1935 25dr re-engraved unused; 1927 Favier & Navarino sets unused & used, 1930 Independence set of 18 unused, 1930 Official 1.50dr Parthenon stationery envelope with & without wmk. unused (scarce), 1933 Zeppelin set of three unused, 1933 both Airmail sets of seven unused, scarce 1934 Athens Stadium 8dr blue unused (2) - differing perfs, 1935 Airmail set of 14 unused, 1939 Ionian set unused. A marvellous lot with postal stationery incl. 1940-41 illustrated cards, military cards & a few covers.