Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Stamp Auctions

Lot 05148 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Lot 05148 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 2006. EUROPA STAMPS, 50th Anniversary. Lot of 10 rare, compl

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



2006. EUROPA STAMPS, 50th Anniversary. Lot of 10 rare, complete PRINTING SHEETS containing 1120 sets with two values each. Mint, NH. Face value 672,000 LKR in all (= 4,390 USD / 3,700 EUR). Catalogue value Scott 13,440 USD; Michel 16,800 EUR.


Condition: ** (mint never hinged)


Catalog number(s): Sc #1539/40 sheet (10)

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 05146 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Lot 05146 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1895-modern: About 100 covers, postcards, postal stationery

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1895-modern: About 100 covers, postcards, postal stationery items, FDC's and picture postcards, with some good frankings, unusual mail like "Retour", 1902 POW censored cover to Holland (one adhesive with faults), 1935 cover with early meter mark, registered and air mail, also a wide range of postmarks including "MARITIME MAIL" with WWII ship censor, various destinations, and interesting details more.


Condition: Cover/postal stationery
Value Add Taxes (19%) will be added to the hammer price and the buyers premium.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 05147 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Lot 05147 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1899-1930 ca.: Collection of 20 picture postcards depicting

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1899-1930 ca.: Collection of 20 picture postcards depicting native people, elephants, Ceylon scenes (not only Colombo) etc., most of them used with various frankings/postmarks and destinations Australia (Victoria), Cochinchina, England, Finland, Germany, Russia, Switzerland and USA, in slightly mixed condition. In addition a postcard with back-print "Ceylon Tea Shipments 1908" used to the U.S.A.


Condition: Picture Post Card
Value Add Taxes (19%) will be added to the hammer price and the buyers premium.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 4, Collections Overseas, Air & Shipmail, Thematics, Europe

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 38 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Lot 38 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1949 Complete 'Sample No Value' including sealed Tea tin plu

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1949 Complete 'Sample No Value' including sealed Tea tin plus registered tag (The Oriental Exporters & Importers, Colombo) franked 1938-49 KGVI. 1r. and 2r. in combination with 1949 15c all tied "COLOMBO COURTS/30 JU/49" c.d.s., sent to Dusseldorf, Germany with '7.7.49' arrival dater. A fine and scarce COMPLETE & registered Sample No Value.


Condition: Cover


Catalog number(s): SG 396b, 395, 408

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 00036 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Lot 00036 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1909, Registered letter sent from "Colombo 5.3.1909" to Alts

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1909, Registered letter sent from "Colombo 5.3.1909" to Altstatten/Switzerland. Punch holes. Cover shortened slightly at top.


Condition: Cover


Catalog number(s): 131 etc.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 00037 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Lot 00037 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1924, Registered letter 10c sent with additional franking (3

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1924, Registered letter 10c sent with additional franking (32c) from 'Colombo (Ceylon) 8.1.1924' to San Sebastian / Spain (arrival date 28.1.1924). Rare destination to Spain!


Condition: postal stationery


Catalog number(s): 166, 170 (3)

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 35 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Lot 35 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1891 Cover from Hatton to London 'Via Brindisi', franked by

Ceylon / Sri Lanka



1891 Cover from Hatton to London 'Via Brindisi', franked by five singles of 1891 15c. on 28c. slate tied by numeral "101" (Proud K4) and sender's oval h/s in violet, with small c.d.s. "HATTON PAID/JY 8/91" (Proud PD3) on front, Colombo transit cds and red London '27 July 91' arrival dater on the reverse, fine and attractive.


Condition: Cover


Catalog number(s): SG 240 (5)

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 53rd AUCTION - Day 1 Asia (inkl China) and Thematics

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 12205 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Lot 12205 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1889/1966, Collection of Money Orders and Money Order & Savings Bank cancels on
1889/1966, Collection of Money Orders and Money Order & Savings Bank cancels on covers/
cards, including 1889 postal order for 50c, M.O. & S.B. cancels in QV period from Trincomalee (only recorded use), Dickoya (latest use), Bandarawei, Rakwana, Calle, Diyatalawa (censored cover from Boer POW), Avisawella and Warawala, eight money order certificates/waybills, onward to KEVII and KGV, an unusual lot (40+). Also loose stamps with M.O., S.B. ec. postmarks on six stockpages.
Value Add Taxes (19%) will be added to the hammer price and the buyers premium.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 12206 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Lot 12206 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 2006. EUROPA STAMPS, 50th Anniversary. Lot of 10 rare, complete PRINTING SHEETS
2006. EUROPA STAMPS, 50th Anniversary. Lot of 10 rare, complete PRINTING SHEETS containing 1120 sets with two values each. Mint, NH. Face value 672,000 LKR in all (= 4,390 USD / 3,700 EUR). Catalogue value Scott 13,440 USD; Michel 16,800 EUR.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka
Lot 12203 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Lot 12203 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka: 1861/1870 (ca.), QV heads, fine used assortment of eleven stamps, some signed Ge
1861/1870 (ca.), QV heads, fine used assortment of eleven stamps, some signed Gebr.Senf.

Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 52nd Auction - Day 5

Ceylon / Sri Lanka