Auction 222 - All World

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May 28, 2018 Europe/Zurich

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Monday May 28, 2018 13:00 to Friday Jun 01, 2018 09:00 Europe/Zurich

World-class Rarities at Corinphila Auctions in Zurich An ‘Inverted Swan’ from the Australian State of Western Australia and a ‘Small Dollar’ of China are the outstanding items in the forthcoming Corinphila auction series, which will be held in Zurich from 28 May to 2 June 2018. In addition to the main catalogue of ‘International Philately and Postal History’ there are four special catalogues:

·         Australian States catalogue Sale 223

·         Romania with the specialised collection of Eduard Cohen Sale224

·         Switzerland - Classical to Modern Sale 225

·         Switzerland - The Jack Luder Collection (part 3) Sale 226

 

World-class Rarities at Corinphila Auctions in Zurich

 

An ‘Inverted Swan’ from the Australian State of Western Australia and a ‘Small Dollar’ of China are the outstanding items in the forthcoming Corinphila auction series, which will be held in Zurich from 28 May to 2 June 2018. Additionally to these two top-class items, collectors will find an outstanding selection of attractive philatelic and postal history material from all over the world. The auction itself will present, in five catalogues, the most comprehensive range of material of recent years - both in terms of the number of lots and the value of the material being offered.

 

The auction at a glance

In addition to the two world rarities of China and Australia, many other international collecting areas are on offer at Corinphila. Due to the large amount of material the auction will take place from Monday to Saturday, over just one week from28 May to 2 June 2018. There are five auction catalogues: in addition to the main catalogue of ‘International Philately and Postal History’ there are four special catalogues, ‘Switzerland Classical to Modern’, plus ‘Switzerland - The Jack Luder Collection III’, and also ‘Romania’ with the specialised collection of Eduard Cohen (untouched since the 1960s, stored in a London vault!). In addition there is a special ‘Australian States’ catalogue.

 




Monday May 28,  2018

Catalogue 222

EUROPE & OVERSEAS

13.00 h

Lot                   1 - 422     

FRANCE & Colonies, incl. Ballons Montés

16.30 h

 Lot               423 - 552     

GREECE, incl.Large Hermes Heads

Tuesday May 29, 2018

Catalogue 222

EUROPE & OVERSEAS

08.30 h

Lot             553 - 1045      

GERMANY, incl. German states, German Reich with Colonies, Zeppelinmail

13.00 h

Lot            1046 - 1462

EUROPE A - Z

17.00 h

Lot            1463 - 1835

AMERICAS Argentine, Brazil, Peru to USA

Wednesday May 2018

Catalogue 222

EUROPE & OVERSEAS

09.00 h

Lot            1836 - 2327

GB & COLONIES, incl.Mauritius, The Albert Louis Collection Cape of Good Hope

13.30 h

Lot            2328 - 2394

Europe & Overseass Collections & Accumulations

 

Catalogue 224

ROMANIA - Specal - Catalogue

14.00 h

Lot            4001 - 4304

Lithographed Issues 1865/72, The Eduardo Cohen Collection (part 3)

Thursday May 31, 2018

Catalogue  223

AUSTRALIA & AUSTRALIAN  STATES - THE BESANCON COLLECTION  (PART 2)

09.00

Lot           3001 - 3381      

NSW, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania

13.00 h

Lot            3382 - 3831     

Victoria, Western Australia, Commonwealth of Australia, New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Friday June 1, 2018

Catalogue 222

EUROPE & OVERSEAS

09.00 h

Lot            2395 - 2656

ASIA, incl. China, Japan, Thailand

 

Catalogue  225

SCHWEIZ & LIECHTENSTEIN

11.30 h  

Lot           7001 - 7486     

SWITZERLAND 1862 and later issues, incl. special collection 'Tell & Ziffer' and The Hans Zweifel Collection Pro Juventute

16.00 h

Lot           7487 - 7683      

SWISS SOLDIER-STAMPS incl. the Karlheinz Brunner Collection (part2) 

SWISS AIRMAIL

LIECHTENSTEIN 

18.00 h

Lot           7684 - 7974            

SWITZERLAND COLLECTIONS & ACCUMULATIONS,  incl. Classic Switzerland, Federal Stamps and 'Strubeli's

Saturday June 2, 2018

Catalogue  225

SCHWEIZ & LIECHTENSTEIN

09.30 h

Lot            6001 - 6354     

Classic Switzerland - Sitting Helvetia 1843 - 1863

 

Catalogue 226

CLASSIC SWITZERLAND - THE JACK LUDER COLLECTION (Teil 3)

13.00 h

Lot             9001 - 9328    

Classic Switzerland - Sitting Helvetia 1843 - 1863

 

 

 

Sale Terms

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Lot 1 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #1 - europe France

1792 (Nov 30): Entire letter datelined 'à Liège, le 30 9bre. l'an 1er. de la République française et de la liberté de france, belges et liegeois' addressed to Limoux to the care of the Mayor, with outstandingly patriotic letter calling for people to defend (and wanting various named soldiers to be allowed home on leave) the revolution and the country 'la patrie en danger' and recounting the victory at Liege for the Republican forces in May...

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 2 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #2 - europe France

1793 (Nov 22): Entire letter from Paris addressed to the Quartermaster of the 2nd Battalion of the Army of the Coast at Cherbourg, taxed '8' on arrival and reverse with fair to fine strike of 'DEBOURSÉ / ARMÉE DES COTES' in black (Reinhardt = 2'000 pts). Minor imperfections but very rare.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 3 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #3 - europe France

1794/1797: Entire letters (4) with 1794 entire with 'ARMÉE DE SAMBRE / ET MEUSE' in black (Reinhardt = 600 pts) to Reims, 1797 entire with '3E DON. / ARM. DE SAMBRE ET MEUSE' in green (= 600 pts),  1794 entire from Namur with '4E DON / ARM. DE SAMBRE ET MEUSE' in black (unrecorded by Reinhardt) and printed entire with '6E DON / ARM DE SAMBRE ET MEUSE' struck in red (unrecorded by Reinhardt), condition varies with fair to fine strikes, a...

Price: CHF 200.00
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Lot #4 - europe France

1795 (Oct 8): Entire letter from Alençon to Rennes endorsed 'Service Militaire' (ignored and charged '10' in manuscript), with fair 'ARM. D. CTES DE BREST / 1RE. DON DE CHERB.' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 2'000 pts). Rare.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 5 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #5 - europe France

1795: Cover to (St.) Julien, Haute Vienne struck in Nantes with two line '4E DON (DEB) / ARM. DES CTES DE BREST' handstamp (Reinhardt = 750 / 2'000 pts) with the 'DEB' of deboursé deleted in black, rated '15' to pay on obverse. The cover somewhat tired but the cancellation in use for a year only and scarce thus.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 100.00
Lot 6 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #6 - europe France

1797 (Dec 16): Entire letter on printed 'Dubreton, Commissaire-ordonnateur en chef de l'Armée d'Allemagne' paper mailed from Strasburg with italic 'Commissaire Général / Armée D'Allemagne' in black and fair strike of rare 'P. PAYÉ / ARMÉE DU RHIN' handstamp in red (Reinhardt = 3'000 pts). The reverse, folded for display, showing equally rare 'DEBOURSE / ARMEE DU RHIN / 5e. DIVISION' in black (unrecorded by Reinhardt). A scarce entire.
...

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 7 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #7 - europe France

Malta 1798 (June 11): Entire letter, an eye-witness account of the Siege of Malta (taken the following day by Napoleon's forces), written on board the "La Sensible" (23 Prairial an 6) "nous arrivons devant Valletta, ville capital Malte" and the letter goes on to mention Bonaparte's plans for the invasion of Egypt which were quickly put into motion - Bonaparte stayed but six days on the island but left 4'000 troops to garrison Malta and then...

Price: CHF 350.00
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Lot #8 - europe France

Ionian Islands 1798 (Aug 18): Entire letter from Corfu (mentioned in text) to Franciade near St. Denis, disinfected with slits, struck on despatch with 'ARM. D'ITALIE / 10ME DON' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 500 pts). Rated '13' in manuscript on obverse and reverse with '17' (Vendemaire) handstamp of arrival in black. A rare letter from Corfu at this period with content mentioning 'Only two letters received this morning, the rest lost'....

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 9 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #9 - europe France

1798 (Sept 16): Entire letter from Rouen to Draguignan, Var struck with good 'ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' handstamp in black, rated '14' in manuscript due on receipt, and a second entire letter from 'Fort Nationalle' near Cherbourg struck with partial 'DON E / ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' in black (Reinhardt = 1'250 pts) with mss. rate '8' altered to '6'. A scarce pair.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 10 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #10 - europe France

1798 (Nov 12): Printed entire letter from 5th Division in Bruges to the Ministry of War in Paris, struck with very fine 'DON. L. / ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 2'500 pts). A fine and rare entire.rnProvenance: Collection Frank Staff, July 1995, lot 529.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 250.00
Lot 11 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #11 - europe France

1798: Entire letters (2) with printed entire from Rouen struck with rare 'PORT-PAYÉ / ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' in black (Reinhardt = 1'750 pts), with oval cachet of the Major General in black and 'DON C / ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' in black (= 1'000 pts) on reverse; second printed entire from Bruges with superb strike of rare 'DON L. PORT-PAYÉ / ARM. D'ANGLETERRE' in black (= 2'500 pts), rare - but both entires with addressee's names erased.
Catalogue...

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 12 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #12 - europe France

1799 (May 7): Entire letter from near Strasbourg from a soldier with the 3rd Division of the Arms to the Poste Restante at St. Die, France struck with fine '10E DON / ARM. DU DANUBE' handstamp in red (Reinhardt = 1'250 pts) and rated '12' due in manuscript. A scarce marking.rnProvenance: Collection C. W. E. Coles.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 13 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #13 - europe France

1801 (Jan 26): Blockade run entire letter from the Chef de Battalion of General Friant in Alexandria, Egypt to Annecy, France with letter headed 'Armée d'Egypte' in manuscript, the entire disinfected by vinegar splashing, with superb strike of 'V. D. M. P. TOULON' entry marking in black (Voie De Mer Par Toulon) and charged '8' due in manuscript. Rare.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 14 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #14 - europe France

1801 (April 9): Entire letter post the Treaty of Luneville, mailed to Dijon from a soldier to his girlfriend asking for mail, struck with very fine '2E. DIV. / ARMÉE DU RHIN' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 600 pts), rated '9' in manuscript due. A fine entire.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 100.00
Lot 15 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #15 - europe France

1801 (June 15): Cover to Reggio from a member of the Polish Legion with framed italic handstamp 'Chef de L'Etat Major / de la 1er. Leg. Polonaise' in black. A fair strike of a rare marking, under-priced in Reinhardt = 500 pts.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 16 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #16 - europe France

1804 (Aug 20): Entire letter prepaid from Utrecht to Lille struck with fine two line 'BAU. GAL PORT PAYÉ / ARM. DE HOLLANDE' handstamp in red (Reinhardt = 1'500 pts). Fresh and fine, a very scarce entire. Cert. Roumet (2016).
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 17 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #17 - europe France

1805 (Oct 6): Entire letter written from Bovolon (Verona) to St. Calais, Sarthe via Paris, struck with superb 'No. 12 / ARM D'ITALIE' in black (Reinhardt = 350 pts). Fine quality and a long and very readable letter.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 18 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #18 - europe France

1805 (Nov 11): Entire letter from Leoben, Styria, Austria to Auxerre, struck with superb 'No. 4 / ARM. DE HOLLANDE' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 750 pts). Fresh and fine, a scarce entire. Cert. Roumet (2016).
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 19 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #19 - europe France

1806 (May 9): Entire letter from Windorf, Bavaria to Verdun struck with fine 'No. 5 / GRANDE-ARMÉE' handstamp in red (Reinhardt = 400 pts). A fine entire with full return address of the 18th Regiment, 3rd. Company of the 3rd Division in Bavaria.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 20 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #20 - europe France

1806: Cover from Hannover to Paris rated '39' in manuscript and thus at triple rate, struck with fine 'No. 26 / GRANDE-ARMÉE' handstamp in black (Reinhardt = 500 pts). reverse with complete wax seal in red and Paris arrival (Aug 9) in red. Minor crease but a scarce usage.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 100.00
Lot 21 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #21 - europe France

1807 (March 9): Printed entire letter, prepaid from Augustin Richter written from Posen (Poznan) to Colmar, struck with good 'No. 40 PORT PAYÉ / GRANDE-ARMÉE' handstamp in red (Reinhardt = 2'000 pts). A fine and very scarce entire.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 22 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #22 - europe France

1807 (May 8): Entire letter written from Braunsberg (now Branievo, Poland) to Épinal, concerning the addressee's Legion D'Honneur and recruitment for the 9th Infantry Regiment and written by the future General Meunier (with his full red wax seal on reverse), struck on despatch by a wonderful strike of three line 'PREMIER CORPS / GRANDE-ARMÉE / No. 4' in red (Reinhardt = 2'500 pts). Exceptional and very rare.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE &...

Price: CHF 300.00
Lot 23 - europe France -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 222 - All World

Lot #23 - europe France

1807: Entire letters (2) from same correspondence to Chalons with August 1807 entire from Côlende (Coln) and struck with 'No. 5 / GRANDE-ARMÉE' in red (Reinhardt = 400 pts), rated '8' in manuscript, together with October 1807 entire from Camp de Meire struck with 'No. 5 / GRANDE-ARMÉE' in black (= 600 pts) and rated '9' in manuscript. Minor faults but a scarce matched pair.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 150.00
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Lot #24 - europe France

Peninsular War 1808 (March 6): Entire letter written from Camp outside Madrid, Spain struck on front with three line 'BAU. GAL. / ARM. D'OBSERV. / DES CÔTES DE L'OCEAN' in black (Reinhardt = 750 pts). General Murat, in command of two Corps, was ordered by Napoleon to occupy Madrid without hostilities. On March 23, 1808 Murat ordered Dupont's 2nd Corps of Observation of the Gironde (25'000 men) and Moncey's Corps of Observation of the Ocean...

Price: CHF 150.00
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Lot #25 - europe France

Peninsular War 1808 (May 15): Entire letter from Burgos with mss. 'Franca' at right, struck with fine 'BAU. GAL CORPS / D'OBSERVATION DES PYRENNES / OCCIDENTALES' in black (Reinhardt = 1'000 pts). Rated '8' due in manuscript on arrival in Bourgueille. Slight stain but scarce.rnProvenance: Collection B. Berkinshaw-Smith.
Catalogue 222: EUROPE & OVERSEAS

Price: CHF 120.00

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