Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Stamp Auctions

Lot 79 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 79 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1935: Silver Jubilee booklet 1r80. with 24 stamps (of 30) in panes of 6, one pane separated from booklet, and all are integrated reversed (gummed side to front of booklet). Stamps/gum slightly toned, rusted staple. (SG £1800 for cpl. booklet) Catalog Price 120,00

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Lot 69 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 69 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1857/1863: Three early covers/letter, with 1860 folded letter to Colombo franked with imperfd. 2d. blue (three margins), 1864 cover to London bearing two singles of 5d. chestnut, and 1862 cover to London franked with 1s. pair (for double rate). Small imperfections like shortened/toned perfs and somewhat indistinct strikes of despatch datestamps, but still an interesting trio of covers with interesting frankings. Catalog Price 200,00

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Lot 78 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 78 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1935: Silver Jubilee booklet 1r80. with all the 30 stamps in panes of 6, but separated from booklet. Stamps/gum slightly toned, rusted staple. (SG £1800) Catalog Price 150,00

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Lot 81 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 81 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1943 AEROGRAMME "FREE XMAS MAIL" R.A.F. letter card, illustrated inside, used from Colombo to England, with originally "Affix 20c. Stamp here" imprint in the stamp square (indicates that this letter card originally was issued for use by Ceylon P.O.), surcharged with "FREE XMAS MAIL" imprint in red, covered by violet "R.A.F. BASE P.O. CEYLON" circled h/s , and with very unusual ILLUSTRATED "PASSED BY R.A.F. CENSOR CEYLON/Xmas 1943" censor mark at upper left. Catalog Price 150,00

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Lot 70 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 70 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1857-59 QV 1s9d. green, unused without gum, four margins but roughly separated at left causing little tears/notches, still fine and fresh. (Mi. 1100 €, SG £800)

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Lot 80 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 80 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1943/1944 AEROGRAMMES: Two illustrated Christmas letter sheets issued by India for the British Royal Air Forces only, one (1943) used from 'Advance Base Office No. 9' (Colombo) at '4 Nov 43' to Edinburgh, Scotland with two diff. Indian censor marks in violet, the second (1944, with multi colour illustration 'They say there's a troopship just leaving Bombay' inside) was used to U.K. with additional 20c. adhesive as it was carried by Ceylon post office Colombo. Catalog Price 100,00

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Lot 72 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 72 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1859, 2 Sh. dull blue, unused without gum, margins slightly touched on two sides, the two other sides have wide margins. A fine example of this rare unused stamp, cert. Pascal Scheller. Michel 12y = 8500€ Catalog Price 1100,00

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Lot 82 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

Lot 82 - übersee– einzellose Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG 31st International Auction

1944/1946 AEROGRAMMES 40c. (4x10c.): 1944 first issue with "Flap Fold Here" on flap, and 1946 third issue with "Fold Here - Do Not Write..." on flap and on paper with Wmk "HAMMERMILL BOND-MADE IN U.S.A.", both fine unused. Catalog Price 150,00

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Lot 33068 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG Covers, Picture Postcards & Banknotes - Special Auction

Lot 33068 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG Covers, Picture Postcards & Banknotes - Special Auction

1872/1910, POSTAL STATIONERIES: Collection of 108 different unused cards, letter cards, envelopes, registered envelopes, the 1893 "General 100" official card, and wrappers, including sub-types, SPECIMEN, inverted overprint, etc., few with ususal imperfections (somewhat stained or oxidized), but good/fine mostly. (S) Catalog Price 100.00

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Lot 33069 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka  -  Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG Covers, Picture Postcards & Banknotes - Special Auction

Lot 33069 - Ceylon / Sri Lanka - Auktionshaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co. KG Covers, Picture Postcards & Banknotes - Special Auction

1872/1950 (ca.) - POSTAL STATIONERIES: Collection of about 260 USED cards, letter cards, envelopes, registered envelopes, Officials, wrappers and air letters, including used double cards (and double letter card), not the rarest but good overprints, specials like mail from Ragama Camp (1900/01 Boer war), good upratings, several registered envelopes (various sizes), up to a few more modern aerogrammes. The quality is found mixed, but still an interesting collection/accumulation with also interesting postmarks. (S) Catalog Price 500.00

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Ceylon / Sri Lanka