Auction Listing

March 2020

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Pre-stamp Covers
11803 dated wrapper with fine strike of 94/BRUXELLES (Herlant 44) to Saumur and forwarded to Angers. Dated with Revolutionary Calendar 24 Vendemaire An 12 (15 Oct 1803). Charged 8 décimes.£5.00Pre-stamp Covers
21818 e/l from GEND (Herlant 59) (good) to Brussels. Indice 8.£6.00Pre-stamp Covers
31819 e/l from NAMEN (Namur) (Herlant 50) (good) to Brussels. Indice 9.£8.00Pre-stamp Covers
41821 e/l from ATH (Herlant 34) to Tournay. Indice 8£6.00Pre-stamp Covers
51828 official legal e/l fine LUIK (Herlant 58) sent free to Dinant on behalf of the Procurator General. Official seal and signature.£8.00Pre-stamp Covers
61833 from HUY (Herlant 33) (very fine) to LIEGE (Type 15 on reverse). Ind 11.£8.50Pre-stamp Covers
71835 e/l from CHARLEROY (Type 14) to Nivelles.£5.00Pre-stamp Covers
81841 pre-paid e/l from BRUXELLES (Type 42 cds) to GAND. Blue boxed PP and s/l APRES LE DEPART.£7.50Pre-stamp Covers
91841 pre-paid e/l from GAND (Type 15) to Brussels. PP in rhomboid. m/s fco. BRUXELLES Type 15 in blue on arrival£5.00Pre-stamp Covers
101841 pre-paid e/l from Lierde ste Marie (weak Type 18) via GRAMMONT (Type 14) to Gand.£10.00Pre-stamp Covers
111842 e/l from BRUXELLES (Type 42 cds) via St NICOLAS (Type 42 on reverse), blue SR applied, then on St Gillis (Waes) via Service rural. £7.50Pre-stamp Covers
121843 e/l from CHIMAY with fine Type 15 cds (Herlant Indice 11) to Hanover. Partial APRES LE DEPART strike on the reverse.£10.00Pre-stamp Covers
131844 wrapper (no contents) from FAYT Type 18 (Herlant 4 Indice 17) to CHARLEROY (Type 15 on arrival).£15.00Pre-stamp Covers
141846 e/l from BRUXELLES (Type 16) to Francomont via. Boxed SR (service rural) and very fine boxed 3-line APRES LE DEPART.£10.00Pre-stamp Covers
151848 e/l from Bruxelles BEAU D in blue + BRUXELLES Type B2 cds (intra-muros office in rue des Flandres) for local delivery, 30 Apr 1848. BRUXELLES Type B2 cds on reverse in blue. Charged 1 decime. Fine.£25.00Pre-stamp Covers
161848 e/l from Bruxelles BEAU D in blue + BRUXELLES Type B2 cds (intra-muros office in rue des Flandres) to St Ghislain, 22 Feb 1848. St Ghislain Type B2 cds on reverse in red . Charged 4 décimes. Fine.£25.00Pre-stamp Covers
171860 undated wrapper from AUDENARDE (Herlant 11) to Ghent. Charged 1 stuiver.£15.00Pre-stamp Covers
18EL with contents cxl red dc of YPRES for local delivery to Reninghe. 14/8/1845 + APRES LE DEPART and CA (= correspondance d'arrondissement)£10.00Pre-stamp Covers
Covers 1849-1914
191849. 20c Epaulette on wrapper from GAND (Bar 45) to BRUGES, 11 August 1849. Margin just touched lower left but margin of adjacent stamp showing below. Clean and pleasant looking. £25.00Covers 1849-1914
201851 entire from CHARLEROY to Chatelet franked 10c imperf Medallion. CHATELINEAU cds on arrival on reverse.£7.00Covers 1849-1914
211854 e/l from ALOST to ANVERS. Franked 20c imperf Medallion cxl 18 bars No2 of Alost.£6.00Covers 1849-1914
221855 Imperf 20c Medallion on small complete e/l from NIVELLES (Bar 89) to NAMUR, 23 Sept 1855. Clean cover. Margins clear.£5.00Covers 1849-1914
231857 EL from DINANT to Thuin (ex Andrews). Charged 3 décimes. 20c over 30kms plus 10c surcharge for unpaid letter.£5.00Covers 1849-1914
241858. Imperf 20c Medallion on large part wrapper from COURTRAY (Bar 29) to GAND, 13 August 1858. Appears to have been delivered in 2 hours! Postman's number 6 in blue on reverse. £4.00Covers 1849-1914
251859 e/l from GAND to Meursault, France. Franked with two 20c imperf Medallions cxl 14 bar No45 cancellation of GAND. £4.00Covers 1849-1914
261859. Pair of imperf 10c Medallions on e/l from MONS (Bar 83) to GAND, 9 Aug 1859. Contains cloth samples glued inside. Margins close to good. Clean. £10.00Covers 1849-1914
271860. Imperf 20c Medallion on e/l from VERVIERS/A/1 (annexe) to NAMUR, 13 Aug 1860. V fine cds but Bar cxl unclear. Clean cover. Stamp margins just clear. Nice colour.£5.00Covers 1849-1914
281861 20c perf Medallions from plate 1 of 1861 showing diagonal scratch across stamps 297 and 298 (Balasse 15V3. V4). Ex Andrews£10.00Covers 1849-1914
291861 e/l from BRUXELLES to LIEGE. 8 bar numeral 24 cxl., Liege to GAND franked 20c imperf Medallion cxl bars cxl No29. £4.00Covers 1849-1914
301861 e/l from COURTRAI to GAND franked 20c imperf Medallion cxl bars cxl No29.£5.00Covers 1849-1914
311863 e/l from SPA to Norfolk UK. Franked 40c Medallion with No110 bar cxl of SPA. Fine ANGLETERRE PAR OUEST 2 tpo on reverse.£20.00Covers 1849-1914
321864 e/l from BRUXELLES 4pm on 24 March to NAMUR, arriving 9pm. 2 x 10c Medallions cxl 10 bar 24. Last few days of use of the bar canceller which was replaced by lozenge cancellers as of 1 April 1864. Fine £4.00Covers 1849-1914
331864. 10c perf Medallion on e/l from ERQUELINES (LP114) to CHARLEROY, 18 Nov 1864. £6.00Covers 1849-1914
341864. 20c and 40c perf Medallions on front from GAND (clean LP141 x 2) to LONDON via Calais, 6 July 1864. Also front from TOURNAY (LP363) to London franked 40c Medallion endorsed "Echatillons sans valeur").£20.00Covers 1849-1914
351879 Large official cv cxl BRUXELLES Type E9 cds 11 FEVR 1879 from the Ministere de l'Interieure (cachets front and back) to Oostmalle (with contents - printed circular).£5.00 Covers 1849-1914
361882. PSC N°15 obl. simple circle ambulant EST 3 + framed griffe BRUXELLES to Germany.£10.00Covers 1849-1914
371892 morning cv from NAMUR (STATION) to Halloy, 2 mar 1892. Franked 1c (COB 43). £3.00Covers 1849-1914
381895. 10c PS Envelope with additional arms values : 5c (2), 2c (2), 1c) all with Bandelettes attached. Sent from ANVERS 19 Dec 1895 each with Pring flaws noted. Multicolour! Superb£15.00Covers 1849-1914
391896 Brussels Exhibition Issues. Three postcards from John P Best, Anvers, to the same addressee in Lille, France, respectively franked with COB71, 72, 73 (COB 72 corner fault). Cat €66 on cover.£7.50Covers 1849-1914
401900 insured double-weight cover for 600fr from LIEGE/LONGDOZ to Germany. Franked COB 60, 61 (2) £25.00 Covers 1849-1914
411901 cover franked 1893 Fine Barbe 1fr Orange (COB65) cxl BRUXELLES / EFFETS DE COMMERCE to Antwerp. Cat €260 on cover.£50.00Covers 1849-1914
421902 double-weight cover with COB60-61 (2) cxl LIEGE/VALEURS insured for 600frs addressed to Germany£20.00 Covers 1849-1914
431907 insured cover for 300frs to France from BRUXELLES (EST)/DEPART£12.00 Covers 1849-1914
441913. N°114 obl. mechanical BRUXELLES double-weight (20-40gr) to Paris. COB 150€£8.00Covers 1849-1914
451920. Lettercard No24 (Tin Hat 15c) cxl KNOCKE to Brussels.£1.00Covers 1849-1914
46COB343 on private pc from WAVRE to Louvain. COB Cat €12£3.50Covers 1849-1914
47COB378 on Christmas pc to Arendonck cxl 1933 BRUXELLES /BRUSSEL/1 m/c slogan (Use Anti-TB stamps). COB Cat €25£7.00Covers 1849-1914
48N°29 obl. double circle du bureau d'échange France* midi 1 * Rare!£10.00Covers 1849-1914
49Selection of Brussels office cancellations on Medallions - Brussels 24 18 bar, 14 bar, 8 bar (4), plus cancellations for NORD, MIDI, EST and OUEST (7). Fair quality and collectible examples. A nice selection £20.00Covers 1849-1914
50Thuin. Small collection of the postal history of Thuin. 1850 front franked 10c Epaulette cxl bars 117 from Gozee-les-Thuin (Box letter A) to Charleroi. 1856 EL to St Servais franked 20c Medaillon cxl bars 117. Imperf 10c Medallion cxl bars 117, and per£20.00Covers 1849-1914
Covers 1919 Onwards
511918. Double greetings PC sent at letter rate from GOZEE (Type E18) to THUIN, 24 Oct (G16). Franked mixed franking 5c Arms and 5c Pellens. Gozee NIPA Cat €40 \ £5.00Covers 1919 Onwards
521919. N°152 (surcharge Red Cross) cxl HASSELT on pc to Brée, le 3/1/19. Correct rate£8.00Covers 1919 Onwards
531920. N°179-180 (Antwerp 1920 Olympic Games) on cv to Blankenberghe with GENT mech cxl 4/6/1920£7.00Covers 1919 Onwards
541920. N°s 179 & 180 (Antwerp 1920 Olympic Games) on cv cxl GENT/GAND 3 cds to Blankenberghe. Also with GENT mech cxl 4/6/1920. Also cover with N°s 179 & 181 with GENT/GAND 3 m/c cxl, 20/12/1920. Domestic letter rate 15c to 1/11/20 and then 20c. £10.00Covers 1919 Onwards
551924. N°213(2) obl. AGENCE IXELLES *15* ELSENE on reg cv (with contents) to Austria, 1924 plus receipt for deposit cxl same office 14/2/14. £11.00Covers 1919 Onwards
561929 Heraldic Lions Issue. 5 cards and covers with 35c (2), 40c, pair 50c, and 2 x 60c + 35c. £7.50 Covers 1919 Onwards
571941 cover Brussels to Parcels for Belgian Prisoners, Washington. Fine resealing strip on back and Berlin censor's cachets. Franked 5fr and 1fr75 Poortman (COB 433 and 430)£5.00Covers 1919 Onwards
581941 cover Huy to Parcels for Belgian Prisoners, Washington. Various German censor's markings and ICRC Geneva cachet on reverse (on part of resealing strip?). Franked 10fr and 1fr75 Poortman (COB 434 and 430)£5.00Covers 1919 Onwards
591945 Injured Postmen pair COB699-700 on unaddressed cv cxd ANTWERPEN Philatelic Exhibition commemorative cds (weak). COB Cat €240!£10.00Covers 1919 Onwards
601945 Injured Postmen pair COB699-700 on cv addressed to Bruges cxd ANTWERPEN Philatelic Exhibition commemorative cds. Fold down centre of cv. COB Cat €240!£25.00Covers 1919 Onwards
611948 cover franked COB 255, 724T, 748 cxl BRUXELLES to the Congo by air. Preferential rate to The Congo of 2.25fr + 6fr air charge for 5 to 10gr.£4.00 Covers 1919 Onwards
621949 Anniversary of the Epaulettes COB807-810) on FDC with Centenary cxl to London (Harry Green). COB Cat €44. Included souvenir cv with COB807 90c on ill cv from GENT (Salon Léopold I) to Antwerp£8.00Covers 1919 Onwards
631952 UPU Issue. Two Express letter from MONS franked with (1) 80c, 1fr50 and 4fr (COB 880, 883 and 885) and additional 5c and 40c Lions and (2) with 2fr and 5fr75 (COB 882 and 886), second with telegraphic cancellation. Sent by the Vice-Consul of Portuga£15.00Covers 1919 Onwards
641952 cv with 4fr Thurn & Taxis (COB 885) with UPU Congress cxl to UK (ex Andrews)£2.00Covers 1919 Onwards
651952. COBs 845 & 847 cxl ECAUSSINES D'ENGHIEN on New Year's ppc to the Congo, 1952. Franked 4.20fr.£4.00Covers 1919 Onwards
661970 mourning cover with contents and separate 2009 death notice£3.00 Covers 1919 Onwards
671990 six souvenir cards for the 500th Anniversary of Thurn & Taxis routes in Belgium (Mechelen to Eupen). Franked COB2350 or German or Austrian joint issues. COB Cat €250+. Attractive£25.00 Covers 1919 Onwards
681992 Thurn & Taxis Exhibition souvenir card (French cxl) COB2483HK-FR Cat €600!!£30.00Covers 1919 Onwards
69Assembly of 50+ envelopes and PCs franked with various MARCHAND issues. Noted R1a on 1955 cover. Some duplication but not checked for different printings, shades, phosphors etc£30.00Covers 1919 Onwards
70Belgian South Pole Base. 3 covers sent to the Antarctic Base, 1961, 1965 and 1967, the last to Base Roi Baudouin. Also cover from Liege to STATION BELGICA 92 (1997) and returned via Reunion. £5.00 Covers 1919 Onwards
Miscellaneous Postal History
711920 Receipt with COB139 cxl ST GILLES BRUXELLES cds + chamfered REMBOURSEMENT/TERUGBETALLING cachet.£3.00Miscellaneous Postal History
721929. PERFO N°254 (PERFIN F.B = Société Franco-belge matériel chemins de fer) cxl LA CROYERE on pc (fold) to La Buissière 1929£5.00Miscellaneous Postal History
73COB118 PERFIN B.O. (= Banque d 'Outremer) on receipt cxl IXELLES/ELSENE/1H, 1912 £3.00Miscellaneous Postal History
74COB211 Montenez PERFIN BBC = Belgian Benzine Co cxl BRUXELLES 10 to Resteigne, 1923. Carte recepisse. Fiscal on reverse.£4.00Miscellaneous Postal History
75COB342 Mercier 10c cxl RELAIS ORVAL to Mellery, 1932. COB cat €15.£4.00Miscellaneous Postal History
76COB711 on cv from Germany to POSTE RESTANTE Hasselt. HASSELT/1 cds, 1951£4.00Miscellaneous Postal History
77Envelope for International order cxl ANVERS/VALEURS to Berlin, 1899. RP cachet£7.00Miscellaneous Postal History
78N°288A-320 obl. AGENCE BRUXELLES *31* s/lettre recom. 1932£5.00Miscellaneous Postal History
79N°423-528(4) obl. MOLENBEEK s/lettre recom+ AR 1942. Tarif exact (lettre1fr + recom 2.25fr + AR 1fr)£5.00Miscellaneous Postal History
80N°56-58 obl. Single circle ETTERBEEK(CHAUSSEE ST PIERRE) + framed griffe REMBOURSEMENT sur reçu de 2,10fr en 1903£10.00Miscellaneous Postal History
81N°59 PERFIN M&Co (= Mahillon & Co) cxl CUREGHEM (BRUXELLES) 1905 on receipt for 26.82fr£7.00Miscellaneous Postal History
82N°74-83 n receipt for 2.50fr cxl ANDERLECHT 1910. Framed REMBOURSEMENT griffe. Some wear and has been folded but otherwise undamaged.£10.00Miscellaneous Postal History
83Selection of covers (3), cards (6) and unadressed FDCs (4) £5.00Miscellaneous Postal History
Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
841885. 5c PSC with additional 1884 Issue 25c (COB48) cancelled BRUXELLES / CENTRAL octagonal telegraphic cancellation.£15.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
851890 COB50 50c on reg cover BRUXELLES (EST) to Paris, 17 Sept 1890. COB Cat €50. £10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
861901. 5c PSC with additional 1893 Issue 5c and 10c (2) with octagonal telegraphic datestamp of BRUXELLES (QUARTIER LOUISE) and EXPRES cachet.£20.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
871902 registered cover from ETTERBEEK (CH. St PIERRE) to Sweden franked 2 x 1893 Issue 25c (COB60). Oval BRUXELLES (RECEPTION) in transit on reverse.£20.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
881910 PPC of plane at Quinzaine d'Aviation de Stockel sent to BOMA. Poor Brussels cxl on 10c Grosse Barbe but clean BOMA 29 SEPT 1910 datestamp on arrival. Some wear.£5.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
891915 Issue 35c (Ieper) (COB142) on fine express advertising envelope (smokers' supplies) cover from BLANKENBERGHE A to Antwerp, July 1919. SPOEDBESTELLING / EXPRES cachet and ANTWERPEN / ANVERS 6 telegraphic arrival datestamp om reverse£15.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
901921 early flight cover from KNOCKE to UK franked 1915 Issue 1fr (COB145). Brussels transit datestamp, landed at Croydon Airport and received CROYDON datestamp. Correct franking of 25c foreign postage and 75c air surcharge. Ex Harry Green. Cat €45 on co£7.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
911925 cover from Brussels to France with bi-lingual PAR AVION / PER VLIEGTUIG cachet. Franked 1fr02c with Montenez 50c, Houyoux 30c, 2c Roi Casque and 1921 on 5c Olympics overprint (COB184 - not valid for foreign postage). £5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
921927 registered cover from Brussels for local delivery franked with 1926 Anti-TB 1fr50 (COB243). Correctly franked. Anti-TB charity label attached.£4.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
931930-1938 14 flight covers to the Congo (1930 x 2, 1934 Raid Rubin, 1935 x 5 inc 1er Service Francais Regulier, 1936 (2) inc Croydon Aerodrome, 1937 x 2, and 1938 x 2. Various cachets.£65.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
941930. N°257-283 obl. QUIEVRAIN on registered local letter.£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
951932 cover Bruges to Lahore, India. Franked 6fr25 inc 3 x 2fr King Albert "Kepi" (COB321) £10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
961934 Registered air mail cover from Brussels to Bathurst, Gambia via German flight. German MIT LUFTPOST BEFORDERT / BERLIN C2 cachet, and REGISTERED / GPO GAMBIA on reverse. £5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
971935 airmail cover to Jerusalem franked 5fr (COB PA4). Cat €25 Unusual destination. Section of back cut out.£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
981936 cover by air mail from Brussels to Finland. Franked 2fr75 with Poortman 1fr75 and PA6 (Cat €50) on cover.£15.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
991937 flight cover to Cannanore, India, via Imperial Airways. Returned to Theux, Belgium. £5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1001939 3rd Orval set COB513-518 on reg cv from WEVELGEM to UK. Appears dated 9-6-39. Stamps were issued 20/06/39 acc to COB. Unpriced on cv in COB. Cat used €31.£10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1011939. Airmail cover from Brussels to ATHENS, second weight step, franked with 1fr and 1fr75 from 1939 Red Cross Issue (COB500 & 501) and 2fr Air (COB PA3). Greek Currency Exchange Controle Bureau re-sealing strip and cachet. Franking correct. Unusual.£15.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1021944 airmail cover LA LOUVIERE to Germany, presumably to an forced Belgian worker. German censor's re-sealing strip and cachets and chemical wipes. Franked 2fr Poortman (COB431). £5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1031944. Combined registered express cover from GENT/12 to Antwerp franked 5fr (COB646) and 50c (COB426). Franking apparently correct. COB 646 cat €40 on cover.£8.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1041945 cover Antwerp to London with CONTROLE DES COMMUNICATIONS and OPENED BY EXAMINER 1024 re-sealing labels and No398 in circle Belgian censor's number. Franked 1fr75 (COB683A)£2.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1051945 trans-Atlantic air service cover from CHARLEROI to Portland, Oregon. Opened and re-sealed by US censor. Franked 9fr02 with COB 670, 676,691, 694 and 696 £2.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1061945. Liberation Issue PSC from MARCHE C to Wavre with 1fr75 machine cancellation, cancelled blue FORTUNE (emergency) telegraphic datestamp of MARCHE (C) with hand-written date (5.6.45). Card correctly endorsed "Langue Française". £20.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1071946 6fr DC4 Skymaster (COB PA8) in fine used corner block of 14 stamps. Cancelled GENT 1. Printing flaw across stamps?£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1081947 -10% - N°725-724T chamfered railway cxl HOUDENG-GOEGNIES on EXPRES cv to Bruxelles, 1947£8.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1091949 Anniversary of the Epaulettes COB807-810) on reg cv 3 July 1949 to Den Haag NL. COB Cat €39.50. Illustrated BEPITEC anniversary cxl. Also unaddressed FDC with souvenir cxl£10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1101950 SABENA helicopter service. Souvenir card cancelled at each landing. First day of flight cxd ANTWERPEN x HELIPOST and apparentyl commercial flown cover to Paris franked 3 x COB827 (20c Athletics)£10.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1111950 reg cv from SERAING/3A to Australia franked COB830 (1950 4fr Athletics cat €30 on cover) + 4fr and 10fr (x2 different printings?) Poortman. Good commercial usage.£10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1121951 Airmail Tryptic PA26/27 CTO Cat cxl BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL/1 €70£15.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1131951 Airmail Tryptic PA26/27 and PA28-29 (new Colours) LMM Cat €70£16.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1141951 reg tag for sample from KOEKRELBERG/E1E to Germany. Franked 4fr Poortman COB833 (x5). Mauve ECHn s/VALEUR label + reg label.£10.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1151952 parcel tag for sample sent express from BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL/B1C to Germany. Franked 2.50fr Col ouvert COB846 (x5) + 90c lion COB8458. Std express + blue PAR EXPRESS + mauve ECHn s/VALEUR labels. Small tear to top edge.£5.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1161960s SABENA Luggage stickers - 5 different£25.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1171960s SABENA Luggage stickers - 6 different£30.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1181960s Sheet of 20 SABENA "via air mail" stickers£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
1191976. 10fr Air letter from Liege to Philadelphia with additional 4fr Elstrom cancelled clear LIEGE X / GUICHET SPECIAL.£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
120Album page of 1929-1931 Express stamps (COB 292C-292H ex 292E). Worth studying for the varieties! Cat €96£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
121COB141 cxl bilingual OSTENDE-DOUVRES paquebot cds x 2 to London.£8.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
122COB33 1869 30c cxl sc GHISTELLES for local delivery + cursive boxed Recommande. Barely noticeable fold.£12.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
123COB426 on ppc of Couvin to Brussels cxd telegraphic COUVIN/T.T., 1942£3.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
124COB603 (x2), 606, 607 & 610 cxl GENT/2A to Switzerland, 1943. German censor's resealing strip on reverse ("e" = Frankfurt)£6.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
125COB61 35c Fine barbe cxl BRUXELLES (R. DU TACITURNE) on mourning cv to Blinguy, 1898. Stamps pays combined letter and registration fee. Attractive clean cover£8.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
126COB674A, 679A, 680A, 683A and 687A (Victory Lions) cxl GENTBRUGGE/2 on reg cv to Switzerland, 1946£4.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
127COB675A, 676A, 677A, 681A, and 682A (Victory Lions) cxl BRUXELLES/BRUSSEL/1J on reg local cv, 1945£4.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
128COB685 (x2) Victory Lions + 710 cxl ST GILLES (BRUXELLES) 3 on reg cv to Mons.£2.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
129COB696 & 845 (Col ouvert) on reg private pc cxl JUMET/A2 to Montignies, 1954£2.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
130COB772 & 832 on express cv to Geel, cxl LEUVEN/1, 1950. Clean. £3.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
131COB83 cxl GAND (STATION) on psc COB 23 to Guatemala via Livingstone, 10/7/1896. Slight corner damage but excellent destination £6.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
132COB848A Poortman on express cv cxl LA LOUVIERE to Liege, 1953£1.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
133COB848A Poortman on express cv cxl telegraphic ANVERS BEURS 10 IIII 1956 to Bruxelles, 1956£3.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
134COBs293 (x5) + PA COB3 (2fr) cxl LIEGE to Germany using night flight, 1930. German cachet MIT LUFTPOST BEFORDERT KOLN 2 in Gothic script. Correct rate.£6.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
135Collection of c60 airmail covers (mostly commercial) 1930-1950. No apparent philatelic frankings. Destinations noted - Congo, Brazil, USA, Canada, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Uganda, India, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and UK. An excellent collection with£100.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
136Collection of nearly 75+ post-war first flight covers, including some photographs, promotional leaflets and maps. Value approx 9,000fr from 1982 Vandenbauw catalogue. £40.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
137Colombia SCADTA stamps overprinted "B" for sale in Belgium, for internal postage in Colombia (8 values). £50.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
138Commercial pc for Telefunken franked COBs321 Kepi and 339 Ceres cxl chamfered railway cxl of ELOUGES sent by express to Wavre, 1933. Repaired filing holes £3.50Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
139Express cv cxl MERKSEM/TT to Geel. COB442 (x2), 768, 771, & 832. Missing rear flap £4.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
140N°282 + 309 + PA 2 cxl LIEGE on cv to Germany, 23/6/31. Correct rate (letter 1.75fr + airmail fee 50c/20gr)£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
141N°326 (x3), 328, 330 + PA N°1 cxl LIEGE on airmail cv to Germany, 3/3/1932£10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
142N°45-46(3) obl. simple circle SOIGNIES s/lettre par exprès 1891£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
143N°478 cxl ANTWERPEN on reg cv to Louvain, 11/12/1939. COB cat 25€£7.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
144N°478 obl. ANTWERPEN s/lettre recom. 1939 (COB 25€)£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
145N°647A (x5) + tête bêche 21-21 + interpanneaux 22 cxl agence BRUXELLES *61* BRUSSEL on reg local cv, 1949.£8.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
146N°74 (x2) + COB83 cxl sc MALINES(STATION) on psc N°37 sent by express to St Gilles, 1908£7.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
147N°76 unusually cxl BRUXELLES 13 (service des exprès) on cv to Switzerland , 1906£6.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
148Official Telegraphs & Telephones registered pc cxl SOIGNIES/ZINIK telegraphic cxl to Braine-le-Comte, 1921.£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
149Registered Express cover From BRUXELLES 10 to the UK franked with blocks of 4 of Col ouvert 5fr (COB 696), 1fr20 (COB 845) and 2fr50 (COB 846). UK EXPRESS FEE PAID cachet. Probably philatelic but dramatic!£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
150SABENA. Original photo of A-310 Airbus, plus 8 modern PPCs of SABENA planes (A-310 (3), Avro RJ100, Boeing 737, Boeing 747 (3) £5.00 Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
151Small collection of registered covers mostly post-war to 1982 and also 1932 cover from KORTRIJK to UK franked at 3fr50 with mixed values inc 1fr Farrand "Pubs" and attractive commercial cover from HAREN franked at 4f50 with Kepi issues (17).£10.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
152Small group of modern express covers inc 1972 AR letter (12)£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
153Two expres letters telegraphic cxl GEMBLOUX/T.T. 1945£5.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
154c75 first flight and commemorative covers, many official and recorded by Vandenbauw. Some attractive frankings.£35.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
155c95 airmail covers sorted on commercial usage . 1951 onwards. Interesting and less usual destinations noted - Soudan, Algeria, Madagascar, Rhodesia, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Turkey, Yugoslavia, India, Canada, Finland, Bulgaria and the Congo. £50.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
156ppc of ferry (unnamed) franked COBs 422, 484 (x2) & 496 cxl bilingual OSTENDE-DOUVRES cds. Sold for the Belgian Sailors' Welfare Fund.£6.00Express, Registered, Air Mail and Maritime
Telegrams, Fiscals etc
1571910. Telegram form form BRAINE-LE-Comte to Orp, 1910. m/s "une annexe pour reponse payee". £5.00Telegrams, Fiscals etc
1581923 Telephone receipt with BRUXELLES RUE DE LA PAILLE rectangular datestamp£3.00Telegrams, Fiscals etc
159COB58 cxl LIEGE (GUILLEMINS) on receipt + COB56 (x2) cxl LIEGE/QUITTANCES on second presentation, 1904. Interesting usage. Central fold£4.00 Telegrams, Fiscals etc
160Receipt with COB59 cxl ANVERS (STATION )/ MANDATS, 1902£3.50Telegrams, Fiscals etc
161State telegram with chamfered railway ds of BILSEN 2, 12/12/1922. From the Minister of foreign Affairs with condolences on the death of Baron Borman£4.00Telegrams, Fiscals etc
Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1621878. Frontier exchange offices. Swiss PSC cxl AMBULANT No27 to Antwerp. EST 3B tpo on reverse£5.00 Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1631903/04 - ppc from WAULSORT to HASTIERE and ppc of the Meuse from WAULSORT to Brussels. Ex Harry Green£4.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1641904-1909 Four ppc of towns on the Hal to Mons railway cxl QUENAST (on branch line), SOIGNIES, BRAINE-LE-COMTE, MONS (STATION). A nice and difficult run to obtain! Ex Harry Green£10.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1651910 registered piece to London cancelled BRUXELLES / AGENCE No49. Franked 1905 Issue 25c (COB76) and COB83). BRIEF VOORZIJDE! DEVANT DE LETTRE! PIECE ONLY!£10.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1661922 internal TRANSPORT EN SERVICE form with telegraphic BORGLOON/LOOZ/TT cancellation. Uncommon£10.00 Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1671937 8PPC of Yvoir franked 35c Lion cxl CONVOYEUR / TRAIN 1208 of the TPO running on Nord-Belge lines 125 and 154.£6.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1681938 PPC of Lustin franked 10c Lion cxl CONVOYEUR / TRAIN 1208 of the TPO running on Nord-Belge lines 125 and 154.£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1691942 ARLON trapezoidal fortune cancellations (2) on COB TR253 & 238 cxl 18 V 1943 on piece. Also same on loose TR253 cxl 25 II 1942. All v fine strikes.£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1701946 Compagnie Internationale des Wagons Lits cv franked with small lions COB419, 420 and 713 (block of 4) from BRUXELLES (NORD) / BRUSSEL (NOORD) to UK. Correct intl rate of 3fr15. Attractive franking£4.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1711946/1948 Archer and train sets TR295-297 and TR298-300 UM Cat €10. Also TR295-297 set used with railway cxl and 2 sets TR298-300 with railway cxl or postal cxl Cat €4,50£5.00 Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
1721960 75th Anniversary set on souvenir card cxl BRUXELLES/1885-1960/27-VI-60/BRUSSEL. Cat €130£20.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
173COB108 on ppc of Maredret to Brussels cxd NAMUR (NAMEN(-MANAGE-BRUXELLES (BRUSSEL) tpo, 1914 with griffe FALAEN£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
174COB341 on ppc of Gedinne cxl CONVOYEUR / TRAIN 1208£4.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
175Collection of ppc (22), psc (20), cv (5), letter cards (6) letters (6), postcards with station illustrations or station postmarks BINCHE (1), BRUXELLES MIDI (3), BRUXELLES (NORD) (8), CHARLEROI (1), GAND (5), GAND St Pierre (1), LIEGE GUILLEMINS (5), LOUV£40.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
176N°108 cxl ambulant LIEGE(LUIK)-ERQUELINNES 25 TPO 1913. Card re-used and franked N°110 cxl relais RIEZES to Beaumont. Unusual combination of ambulant and relais.£7.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
177N°53 obl. ambulant POPERINGHE-BRUXELLES s/CP 1902£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
178N°81 cxl POPERINGHE-BRUXELLES tpo on pc to Brussels, 12/5/1910.£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
179N°83 cxl BRUXELLES-HERBESTHAL tpo on pc to Brussels, 31/12/1909£8.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
180N°83 obl. ambulant QUIEVRAIN-MONS(BERGEN)-FEIGNIES s/CP 1911£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
181PSC N°12 cxl TPO sc EST 3 + framed BRUXELLES griffe to Berlin 1878£10.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
182PSC N°44 with bilingual ambulant cxl of TOURNAI-BRUXELLES 2 TPO. To Warcoing 1913£5.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
183psc No15 cxl GAND/OUEST III TPO to Valenciennes (Fr), 1885 £12.00Railway Stamps, Postmarks and TPOs (Ambulants)
Postage Dues - Taxe
1841895 Bisected 10c taxe stamp on wrapper. Cat €45.£7.50Postage Dues - Taxe
1851899 GB postal stationery card LONDON.S.E. to Antwerp with 10c postage due (TAXE 4)£5.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1861900. TAXE N°4 cxl BRUXELLES on pc from France, 7/7/1900. Addressed to Malines et taxed at BRUXELLES/1.£5.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1871901 Cover from France to Bruges, franked by 15c Mouchon PERFIN DC (Dandicolle & Gaudin). TX6 (20c). TOURNAI-GAND 2 TPO on reverse.£5.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1881905-1988 Small collection (c48) of underpaid covers to and within Belgium.£30.00 Postage Dues - Taxe
1891919 Cover from London franked KGV 1½d to Gent with 20c King Albert with large T (TAXE 20) Cat €42£10.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1901919. TAXE 14A obl. + annulation roulette BRUXELLES s/lettre de GB affr. à 1½p de LEEDS le 22/5/19. Cote COB 50€£12.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1911921. Taxe COB28 cxl HAINE-ST-PIERRE on ppc with COB137 cxl LA LOUVIERE, 1921£3.50Postage Dues - Taxe
1921927 Postcard from Kettering to Heyst franked GB KGV 1d with 30c & 40c taxe stamps (COB TX35 & TX37). Machine franked cover with TX 33 & TX43. PPC from Felixstowe with TX34 & TX39. Complete letter card franked GB KGV ½d and 1½d Birmingham to Antwerp wit£10.00Postage Dues - Taxe
1931933. Taxe COB35 cxl ORMEGNIES on ppc franked COB337 cxl ATH. Griffe ATH cancelled using large T.£4.00Postage Dues - Taxe
194COB1850 used as poste restant fee cxl BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL B29B on cv from Spain, 1958 £3.00Postage Dues - Taxe
195TX12. LMM. Fine, fresh appearance. COB Cat €50.£10.00Postage Dues - Taxe
196TX16. LMM. Fine, fresh appearance. COB Cat €260£50.00Postage Dues - Taxe
197TX4 cxl LILLE St HUBERT relais cds£5.00Postage Dues - Taxe
198Tax COB45 cxl BRUXELLES on cv from USA 1939. COB cat €10£3.00Postage Dues - Taxe
199Taxe COB34 & 35 cxl LEDE on pc of Antwerp panorama franked COB339 Ceres cxl roulette.£3.00Postage Dues - Taxe
200Under franked Swiss ppc to Obourg charged 10c postage due COB4. COB cat €10£4.00Postage Dues - Taxe
World War I & Fortunes
2011915 b&w PPC of the Avenue de Tervueren and the Centenaire (with tram) sent free of charge through the German Feldpost to Giessen. Cancelled superb rectangular BRUXELLES NORD / C RECETTES 3. All examples seen of this daterstamp used on Feldpost mail.£6.00World War I & Fortunes
2021918. Unfranked cv with s/l fortune PAYE from Houdeng to Brussels, 21/12/1918. £6.00World War I & Fortunes
2031918. Unfranked cv with s/l fortune PORT PAYE ARLON to Brussels.£5.00World War I & Fortunes
2041919. N°137 cxl CHARLEROY 4 double circle fortune 4 with central 1919 year slug to Brussels£7.00World War I & Fortunes
2051919. Telegramme with fortune GENDRON-CELLES/29AOUT 1919 fortune cxl. Rare.£20.00World War I & Fortunes
206COB137 cxl agence fortune BRUSSEL/BRUXELLES 27 to Waterloo, 1919£3.00World War I & Fortunes
207COB137 cxl fortune agence BRUGGE *14* BRUGES on cv to Hasselt, 1919 £3.00World War I & Fortunes
208COB137 cxl fortune files down German bridge of STAVELOT to La Panne, 1920£4.00World War I & Fortunes
209N°137 obl. agences de fortune BRUXELLES *27* ET BRUGGE *14* sur 2 CP 1919£5.00World War I & Fortunes
210Occ 11 & 12 on ppc of Bailleul to Ellezelles, 1917. Red censor cachet Zulassig / 6. Armee.£4.00World War I & Fortunes
211Reg PSC No18 with addtnl 25c on 20c cxl German ELSENE bridge cxl and bilingual reg label to Holland, 1917£3.50World War I & Fortunes
212psc No52 cxl fortune BELGIQUE/BELGIE/2 from Arlon to LEUZE, 1919£5.00World War I & Fortunes
General Military
2131916 cover to Rome from J GEVERS (Ste Adresse) cancelled STE ADRESSE / POSTE BERGE - BELGISCHE POST. Franked 1915 Issue 25c. Appears to be a genuine commercial usage. This company is infamous for its large quantity of philatelic mail sent to Baarle-Duc.£5.00General Military
214COBOcc3 PERFIN P.B. (= Compagnie de Bruxelles) m/c cxl BRUSSEL/BRUXELLES/1, to Gand, 1916. Large 80mm censor's POSTPRUFUNGSSTELLE - GENT cachet with eagle on reverse. Blue two-line ETAPPEN-INSPEKTION / GENT on front.£8.00General Military
215Military stamps (1-M5) on four album pages - multiple mint and used copies£5.00General Military
Eastern Cantons
216N°422(2)-678-716-721-722-723 obl. EUPEN s/lettre recom. vers la France 1946. Tarif exact (lettre 3.5fr + recom 3.5fr)£5.00Eastern Cantons
Postal Stationery
2173 mint Publibel cardsadvertising the Ostend-Dover service (2694N, 2775F. 2776N). Fine£2.50Postal Stationery
218COB193 Houyoux cxl EUPEN D1D to Uccle via BRUXELLES-CHEQUES /BRUSSEL-CHECKS in blue 1925£2.50Postal Stationery
219Publibel card 2291 without value imprint and PERFIN ANNULÉ. Believed used as a sample for potential buyers£10.00Postal Stationery
220Publibel card 2308 without value imprint. Believed used as a sample for potential buyers£10.00Postal Stationery
221Publibel card 2340 without value imprint and PERFIN ANNULÉ. Believed used as a sample for potential buyers£10.00Postal Stationery
222Range of 10 used Publibel cards relating to Antwerp City and Province.£10.00Postal Stationery
223Range of 14 mint Publibel cards relating to Antwerp City and Province (275, . Fine condition£20.00Postal Stationery
224Range of mint Publibel cards (5) on theme of railways (2572, 2574, 2616, 2617, 2656). Fine condition.£7.50Postal Stationery
225Range of mint Publibel cards (9) (213, 542, 601, 724, 1606, 2281, 2390, 2724, 2725. Fine condition.£12.50Postal Stationery
226Range of used Publibel cards (10) (464, 465, 542, 1732, 1733, 1833, 2516F, 2696F, 2722F, O8). Postmarks generally good to fine. £7.50 Postal Stationery
227Set of 5 TOURISM postal stationery envelopes used to same addressee.£2.50Postal Stationery
228Set of 5 mint TOURISM postal stationery envelopes£2.50Postal Stationery
229Small collection of mint Publibel cards relating to smoking (Rizla cigarette papers) (801, 2564, 2635, 2744, 2774, 2790 plus four cards without value imprint overprinted SPECIMEN (2789, 3 x 2790 in different colours). Also blank sample card without impri£45.00Postal Stationery
230Two Publibel cards with no value stamp imprint and overprinted SPECIMEN (2572, 2609). Superb condition£20.00Postal Stationery
Stamps (1849-1915)
2311880 Issue 50c telegraph part sheet of 23 (TG13).£7.50Stamps (1849-1915)
2321910 5c Montald ligne (COB86) on face of pc of Place Verte in Antwerp, cxl WESTMALLE. Card unaddressed. COB Cat €22.50 £4.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2331910 Receipt for subscription with COB74 (x3) cxl LIEGE /QUITTANCES 29 Jan or LIEGE / QUITTANCES DEPOTS 18 March. Different dates due to second submission. GRIVEGNEE cds x 2 31 Jan and 19 Mar on reverse. Unusual.£12.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2341911 CHARLEROI overprints on 1c Lemaire. COB101. Complete mint sheet. Cat €640.£125.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2351911 CHARLEROI overprints on 2c Lemaire. COB103. Complete sheet postmarked CHARLEROY 24/01/1912. Cat €1,800!£350.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2361911 CHARLEROI overprints on 2c Montald. COB102. Complete sheet postmarked CHARLEROY 24/01/1912. Cat €1,800!£350.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2371911 PPC of Liege Gare des Guillemins with trams franked 5c with Charleroi overprints COB100, 101, 103 and 81 cancelled LIEGE 05/07/1911 to Mechelen received same date! £30.00Stamps (1849-1915)
2381915. Vertical pair of 1915 Issue 10fr (COB149) with large annulling punch holes.£10.00Stamps (1849-1915)
239COB 37A 5fr mint. Large part OG. Missing perf top left. Centered slightly to right. COB Cat €4,700£200.00 Stamps (1849-1915)
240COB16(A?) 40c perf medallion mint. Appears to be full own gum. Gum crinkled. One perf short (top right corner). Slightly off-centre to right but nice fresh appearance COB Cat €440 as (*).£50.00 Stamps (1849-1915)
241COB16(A?) 40c perf medallion mint. Appears to be large part OG. Gum crinkled. Rwo small thins but good, fresh appearance. COB Cat €440 as (*). £20.00 Stamps (1849-1915)
242COB32 25c mint. Part OG. Slightly centered to left but fresh colour and appearance. COB Cat €230 as (*).£45.00 Stamps (1849-1915)
243N°137 (x2) type III emerald green + type I cxl BRUGES on cv to Hoesselt, 1919. Présence Rare example of the use of two types on the same document (for comparison!)£20.00Stamps (1849-1915)
244OC1-6 LMM.£1.50Stamps (1849-1915)
245Selection of mint and used copies of ALLEMAGNE-DUITSCHLAND and Eupen and Malmedy overprints (60 stamps for study).£5.00Stamps (1849-1915)
Stamps (1918 onwards)
2461920 Dendermonde. COB182, 182A (gum missing form corner) and 188A in corner block of four. Cat €20£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2471926 Anti-TB 5fr + 1fr in sheetlet of 10 stamps (has been folded) COB F244a cat €135£25.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2481927 charity 5fr + 1fr COB253 in sheetlet of 10. Light fold. Cat €85.£20.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2491929 Orval with Prince Leopold o/pt COB272A-272K (less missing 3fr COB272F) LMM. Cat COB €740.£125.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2501936 Charleroi Hotel de Ville m/s COB BL6. Cancelled CHARLEROI/EXPOSITION PHILATELIQUE DE JEUNESSSE. Fine used Cat €75.£18.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2511936 Charleroi Hotel de Ville m/s COB BL6. UM. Fine Cat €190.£25.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2521938 Prince-Pilote COB466-470 on souvenir sheet cxl MUSEE POSTAL. Cat €22£4.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2531938 Prince-Pilote COB466-470 on souvenir sheet cxl OOSTENDE / 13-8-38. Cat €22£4.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2541939 Liege Water Exhibition 35c COB484 in complete sheet of 50 stamps. Cat €25£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2551939 Red Cross set COB496-503 on reg cover cxl JUMET/1E to UK. Not FDC! Cat €60 on cover£10.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2561939 Red Cross set COB496-503 on souvenir sheet cxl BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL /1. Cat €35£7.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2571941 Philatelic Fair Red Cross Week COB582BA ex m/s numbered 8884 on reverse. Mint hinged. Cat €105£20.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2581941 Philatelic Fair Red Cross Week souvenir card COB582B numbered 12851 (and on stamp). Stamp UM. Cat €160£25.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2591942 Orval overprinted m/s (2) (BL18-19) Cat €47,50. LMM£10.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2601942 Scientists Imperforates with specimen o/pts with and each number 12 on reverse. 35c (large side margin) COB594, 60c COB 596 & 1fr COB597. Fine COB Cat €60£15.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2611943 Anti-TB set "Les metiers" COB615-622 on souvenir sheet cxl BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL/1. Cat €8£2.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2621943 Third Orval set COB513-518 on souvenir sheet cxl BRUXELLES-BRUSSEL/1. Cat €42. Priced as used copies as sheet has corner bends£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2631944 Victory Issues - Lions COB 674-689A (UM), COB 674-689 (FU), COB 674A-689A (mint inc blocks), page of State Seal with V o/pt (COB 670-3) and four commemorative cards franked with Lions. Cat €78 + cards. Excellent selection for studying flaws£15.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2641948 Anseele. Souvenir folded card with stamps cancelled GENT 27-06-48. COB781-784. Cat €15£3.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2651948 Exports sets COB761-772 appear to be UM with some extra shades Cat €73+£15.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2661951+ Small collection of 8 cv with 1951 Lions, including printed matter, visiting card, village cachet, official mail and mixed frankings. Neat covers.£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2671988-1990 Presentation Packs. 12 packs issued between 1988 and 1990 incl Tourism Issue, Solidarity Issue (Royal glasshouses at Laken), Olypmics etc. Face €29. Cat €74.£29.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2682000 6 x Sheetlets of 10 €0,42 MVTM plates 1-6 COB 2963)£25.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2692001 Coil strip of 6 Belgica stamps from rolls of 1000 (R99 plus extra R98).£6.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2702001-2011 Selection of Montimbre Posthorn issues (singles, 4 x strips of 5, and 2 sheetlets of 10. Face value.£13.00 Stamps (1918 onwards)
2712002 Sheetlet of 10 €0,42 and €0,52 MVTM (COB 3050 and 3051)£9.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2722002 Sheetlet of 10 €0,49 and €0,59 MVTM (COB 3132 and 3133)£11.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2732002 €0,42 and €0,52 MVTM Specimens (COB 3050 an 3051) with ordinary stamps plus €0,47 (COB 3070) included£6.50Stamps (1918 onwards)
2742003 Sheetlet of 10 €0,49 MVTM (COB 3208)£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2752003 Sheetlet of 10 €0,79 MVTM (COB 3209)£8.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2762004 Sheetlet of 10 €0,50 MVTM (COB 3271)£5.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2772004 Sheetlet of 10 €0,80 MVTM (COB 3273)£8.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2782004 Sheetlet of 10 €0,80 MVTM (COB 3273)£8.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
2792016. Unadopted design for the 2016 Eupen block (COB BL249) issued with the COB (NA 34).£8.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
280Block of 4 10fr Montenez (COB 219) with large annulling punch holes.£20.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
281COB 1627-1635 BELGICA 72 set in complete sheets of 20. Cat €130.£40.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
282COB528, 851 (x3), Pub145 cxl BRUSSEL BRUXELLES MXM, 1972 £1.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
283Elstrom coil strips of 5 with number R46, R50, R54, R62, R66, R70. COB Cat €14£4.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
284Seven railway stamps cxl 1940/41 fortune cxls - inc Waterschei, Halen, Frasnes-Buisseval, Hauchies, Basrode £4.00Stamps (1918 onwards)
Pre-cancels - Voorafgestempelde - Preobliteres
2851895>. Range of precancels (preobliteres) from 1906 to 1963 (approx 275 stamps). About 50 are pre-WW1. 3 pages from inter-war years. Value not assessed.£10.00Pre-cancels - Voorafgestempelde - Preobliteres
286Preo N°316 cxl LEOPOLDSBURG on PC to Mouscron. Preo COB accepted and charged 50c with Taxe N°38 cxl MOUSCRON 1931£6.00Pre-cancels - Voorafgestempelde - Preobliteres
Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2871897 BRUXELLES KERMESSE multicoloured imperforate vignette (Mobbs 9.1) not recorded by Mobbs£15.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2881900 Official postcard (used) for the 1900 Hasselt Agricultural Exhibition. Superb art nouveau design by TT. Printed by T Bulens, Brussels £8.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2891911 CHARLEROI overprints COB100-107. MM. Cat €363£70.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2901913 Gand Exhibition. Eleven PPCs including better cards.£7.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2911930 Brussels XIth Foire Commerciale. Strip of three vignettes (Mobbs 113)£3.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2921930 Liege. 32 art postcards of the Exhibition of pavilions and events. Some duplication.£50.00 Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2931930 Liege. 40+ mostly sepia PPCs of the Exhibition in good condition. Includes folder of official cards by Protin et Vuidat (4th Series).£30.00 Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2941935 Brussels Exhibition "Postcoach" Issue in complete sheets of 10. Cat €175.£45.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2951935 Brussels Exhibition. Postcard showing map of the Exhibition and list of tram routes by E Stockmans. Unused. Fine.£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2961935 Brussels Expo. Series of 10 b&w ppc of the exhibition in folder bought from WH Smith English Bookshop, Brussels. Also eight other postcards by variuos publishers inc advertising leaflet.£10.00 Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2971939 Liege. 9 b&w and coloured mostly officially sold PPCs of the Exhibition inc the teleferique£10.00 Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2981941 Orval m/s overprinted 1142-1942 and re-issued privately COB PR49/50 cxl ORVAL/ABBAYE-ABDIJ Cat €530£50.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
2991942 private Orval m/s (2) perforated with the monogram of Queen Elisabeth. Also souvenir sheet (1)£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3001945 "V plus Crown" overprints on State Seal and Col Ouvert Issues (PR62-75). Cat €27£3.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3011946 25fr miniature sheet in favour of the "Ailes brisees" charity issued for the Gent-Brussels flight (UM). Cat €80. Also PPC of GENT LUCHTVAARTDAGEN 7-8 SEPT 1946 with imperforate label cxd with commemorative red cachet. £7.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3021948 IMABA overprints (PR83-100) ex Harry Green. LMM.£3.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3031948 IMABA overprints (PR83-100) on five covers with New York cancellation£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3041948 IMABA overprints (PR83-100) on three reply-paid cards to Switzerland.£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3051948 IMABA overprints (PR83-100) UM. Cat €27.50£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3061949 privately issued BEPITEC m/s COB E53 Cat €25£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3071951-1958 BELGICA balloon issue and overprints1951 (6), 1953 (5) and 1958 (1) Cat 21.50 Ballon Flights E57-62, E64-68, E77). Cat €21.50£7.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3081955 7th International Fair, Liege. Complete sheet of 25 vignettes. Mobbs 116. Ind 1 each.£6.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3091955 cover from the Société des Beaux Arts de Liege with slogan cancellation advertising the 1955 10th Seraing Fair. Sent at domestic printer matter rate of 20c (COB851). Fine£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3101956 National Philatelic Exhibition at Liege. Complete sheet of 20. Mobbs 139. Ind 4 per sheet£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3111956 National Philatelic Exhibition at Liege. Complete sheet of 20. Mobbs 139. Ind 4 per sheet£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3121957 Brussels Annual Fair (Jaarbeurs). Complete sheets of 25 vignettes in German, English and Dutch. Mobbs 145. Ind 5 per sheet. each£7.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3131960. Various privately issued miniature sheets inc 1960 Rome Olympics, and 1962 Belgrade Athletics, 1962 Scouting and 1962 Europol Athletics, 1960 Rome Olympics FDC wit PR E78. Also Mercier reproduction sheetlet£4.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3141972. BELGICA 72 International Stamp Exhibtion, Brussels. Complete sheet of 25 labels.£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3151975 THEMABELGA set in complete sheets of 10 stamps (COB 1789-1794). Cat €57.50£20.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3162008 Luxphila Exhibition vignettes. Complete sheet of 30£2.50Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
3176 ppc (2 repro) for Liege 1905 & 1930 exhibitions incl Italcable imitation telegraph card.£8.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
318Antwerp Expo N°68 (x5) cxl ANVERS BASSINS on cv to Germany, 7/3/1894£10.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
319Balloon cover flown from the Heysel Stadium franked with COB E64£1.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
320Cards (3) and blocks of 6 (4) and loose values of 1950 Mardasson Memorial at Bastogne private issue (PR101-112)£1.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
321Charleroi large and small exhibitions 1895-1975. c22 cards and 75 vignettes. An excellent starter collection. Estimated value over €200£50.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
322Collection mounted on c60 album pages of the 1913 Gand Exhibition. 8 pages of postcards, slogan promotional postmarks on cards, and promotional pamphlet. The rest consists of c400 exhibition vignettes with little apparent duplication. Excellent condition£200.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
323Commercial printed cover sent at printed matter rate and cancelled with advertising mechanical cancellation for the 4th Commercial fair, Brussels, 1923. Franked 10c Houyoux COB194. Fine £5.00 Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
324Gent/Gand. C40 album pages mostly of vignettes relating to smaller exhibitions 1898-1995. Nearly 100 different vignettes, and a few covers. A very good basis for addition.£65.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
325N°283 obl. LIEGE s/CP 1930 + vignette "Au nom des victimes de Dinant"£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
326Official double "carte d'acheteur" to Switzerland from the administrtation of the 4th Commercial Fair 1923. Free entry card on reverse and blank reply card concerning accommodation. £5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
327Printed envelope for the XIIth Commercial Fair in Brussels to Germany also advertising the 1935 Universal Exhibition .£5.00Exhibitions, Events, Vignettes, Erinnophilie
Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
3281928 Houyoux COLIS POSTAL / POSTCOLLO overprints 4fr and 5fr each with postal or railway cancellations (2 x 5fr), and 4fr with elliptical cxl. Railway and elliptical cxls appear to be difficult! 6 stamps in all.£5.00Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
329CHEMINS DE FER – Lettre de voiture obl. de raccordement privé de charbonnage BASCOUP/FOSSE N°5 3 July 43£5.00Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
330CHEMINS DE FER – Lettre de voiture obl. de raccordement privé de charbonnage BASCOUP/FOSSE STE HENRIETTE le 16 Spet 42£7.00Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
331CHEMINS DE FER NORD BELGE – griffe CHARLEROI ENTREPOT N.B. sur récépissé de douane£5.00Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
332Two ppc each of works at Spontin and Spa Monopole, producers of mineral water. Adjacent railway lines with trains (raccordements) visible. (four postcards)£7.00 Railway Documents, Stamps and Cancellations inc Private Lines
Picture Postcards
3333 b&w official postcards issued for 1905 Exhibition. 1 unused; 1 used£2.50Picture Postcards
3346 b&w ppc of Vieux-Liege by De Graeve, Gand 5 unused; 1 with 5c arms on front cxl LIEGE GUILLEMINS.£5.00Picture Postcards
3357 b&w ppc of 1905 75th Anniversary of Independance cortege/parade. 3 unused; 4 used to NL.£4.00Picture Postcards
336Coloured PPC for the 75th Anniversary of Belgium with images of the three Kings.£5.00Picture Postcards
337Delightful 19th Century early unused PPC of Dinant and the Rocher Bayard. Unusual in mint condition£5.00Picture Postcards
338PPC of a postman delivering a letter to a fisherman, and 1883 Issue 20c stamp design. La Poste en Belgique £5.00Picture Postcards
339Range of 10 b&w ppc of stylised drawings of Liege markets, traders and scenes. 2 defaced; 1 duplicated; . Attractive£20.00Picture Postcards
340Set of 11 col ppc for Royal visit to Liege, 13 July 1913. Unused.£10.00Picture Postcards
341Signed (?) PPC of Ernest de Ryck, Belgian Aviators Corps, 1914-15.£5.00Picture Postcards
342Six different patriotic hand-embroidered postcards, four Souvenir de Belgique, one Glory to Belgium, and one with flags of participatimng nations. Most of French manufacture£20.00 Picture Postcards
343Two 75th Anniversary of Belgian Independence postcards with national flag, and emblem. Ilustrations of the Bourse, Brussels, and Manneken-Pis£4.00 Picture Postcards
344Two SABENA PPCs (Nos 1 and 8 of series) of aircraft and hangers at Haren airfield. Unused and fine.£5.00Picture Postcards
Collections
3451946 Mailboats set - 20 covers. Two express covers, three registered covers inc one with pair of 2fr25. Destinations noted - Katanga, Sweden, USA. Rest mostly UK or domestic. One -10% cover noted. Interesting range of frankings with singles, pairs and c£30.00Collections
Literature
3461963 Blue Guide to Belgium & Luxembourg£5.00Literature
347Catalogue de la poste aerienne Belgique et Congo Belge, Ch Van der Haeghen, 1934£5.00Literature
348Cook's Traveller's Handbook to BELGIUM & ARDENNES, 1911. Contains maps and town plans. Some post office information included.£7.00Literature
349Cook's Traveller's Handbook to BELGIUM & ARDENNES, 1921. Contains maps and town plans. Some post office information included.£5.00Literature
350Cook's Traveller's Handbook to BELGIUM & ARDENNES, 1924. Contains maps and town plans. Some post office information included.£5.00Literature
351Guide to Belgium by Claude Andrews. Includes map of Belgian railways inside cover, and folding map at back.£5.00Literature
352Harvey's Guide to BELGIUM, 1930. Contains 39 maps and town plans. Fine condition. Some post office information included.£5.00Literature
353Muirhead's Blue Guide to Belgium£5.00Literature
354Nagel's guide to BELGIUM and LUXEMBURG, 1950. Some post office information included.£5.00Literature
355Pakketbootstempels Oostende-Dover, W Major, WEFIS No32, 1982£5.00Literature
356Selection of literature on the 1915 Issue. L'Emission de 1915, Deneumostier; De Postzegeluitgifte van 1 October 1915, VBP Studiekring No1, undated; The 1915 Issue Part 1 Die 1, AG Wood, BSSC Record 9; Belgium: the Low Values of the 1915 Issue, AG Wood (c£20.00Literature
357Ward Lock Guide to BELGIUM, 8th Edition, undated (1950s?). Contains many maps and illustrations.£5.00Literature
358Ward Lock Guide to BELGIUM, 9th Edition, undated (1950s?). Contains many maps and illustrations.£5.00Literature
Ephemera
359Indicateur officiel des postes de Belgique, 2e vol, 1956. Listing and locations of all post offices in Belgium. Includes six supplements. Damaged (loose) covers.£5.00Ephemera
360Receipt book (unused) for recording receipts of cash, insured and registered items etc for the office of DOTTIGNIES/DOTTENIJS. Form 607. Complete with wrapper with dark green wax seals of DOTTIGNIES with Posthorn emblem. Unusual.£5.00Ephemera