Public Auction
Auction 36
Public Auction
25 | November | 2023   15:30 H
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Lot #CountryImages DescriptionStarting PriceRealized Price
142 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, folder letter written in Beirut on 16/4/1853 forwarded to RATHBONE BROS. & Co. in Liverpool that applied its oval red seal before posting in the Liverpool Post office on 13/5/1853. Black "24" and green "19cents" seals applied for incoming taxation in New York. SCARCE.
€ 300
Unsold
143 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, folder letter sent from Beirut on 16/3/1876 to Switzerland franked with 2d mauve stamp. Arrive 24/3/1876. VERY NICE.
€ 100
Unsold
144 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, folder letter sent from Beirut on 1/5/1882 to USA franked for 5d with pair of 2d blue stamps. Arrive 4/6/1882. SCARCE.
€ 130
Unsold
145 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, small cover sent from Beirut on 16/2/1886 to Constantinople franked with 1P/2d lilac stamp accepted in the post office but taxed because officially the Ottoman destinations were un-permitted. British post office arrival datestamp on 27/2/1886 and trasmission to Ottoman post showed by dater postmark on the same day. SCARCE.
€ 150
€ 150
146 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, stationery cover of 40p sent from Beirut on 10/8/1896 to USA via London on 14/8/96. Nice blue PRESBYTERIAN MISSION round paper seal applied. Arrive on 27/8/1896. INTERESTING.
€ 40
Unsold
147 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, mourning cover sent from Beirut on 4/7/1899 to London, franked 40p/2d purple on blue stamp. Arrive on 12/7/1899. ALWAYS SCARCE THE MOURNING COVERS FROM THIS OFFICE.
€ 50
€ 50
148 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, Registered cover sent from Beirut on 23/10/1905 to Guelo SOUTHERN RHODESIA via London on 1/11/1905, franked with 80/5d purple and ultramarine stamp. Arrive on 25/11/1905. VERY RARE DESTINATION.
€ 150
€ 150
149 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, Registered cover sent from Beirut on 3/7/1906 to London (14/7/1906) resent to Folkestone exceptionally franked with a block of four of the rare 1P/2d grey-green and carmine stamp overprinted locally in Beirut (SG n 15). Signed Alberto Diena, BPA and B. Longo photoexpertises. EXCEPTIONALLY RARE.
€ 2,000
€ 4,200
150 LEBANON C BRITISH OFFICE
Lebanon British office, 1878-1914 lot of twenty one covers and post cards all related to the British post office, some incoming. INTERESTING, IT DESERVES CAREFUL EXAMINATION.
€ 600
€ 600