Postcards & Cigarette Cards

22 Mar 2006, starting at 11:00 GMT.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A collection of British and foreign in three old time slot in albums inc. real photographs, Gibraltar, Italy, France, Greece, shipping, naval, HMS Nelson, lighthouse, HMS Voyager in a Gale 1932, submarines, Naval Disaster 1925, greetimgs, Salving German Battlecruiser Hindenburgh, HMS Barham Firing a Broadside, Villagarcia, fishermen, Trieste, Fiume, Port Said, Billy the Barhams Goat, Hospital Ship Maine 1924, Naval Field Gun Battery Firing 1924, Algeria, comic, golf, Hop Picking, Chelsfield, Green Santa Claus, embroidered silk, Scotland etc., also two large naval photographs, P-EX.

A collection in an old time, slot in, album collected by Sybil Mary Sheardown inc. undivided backs, British, Japanese, cats, Art Nouveau, Cambridge, seaside, Torquay, A fish sale on the beach, Fishermen, Cornish Fish Wife, Jersey, Seaweed Gathering, Sark, Bournemouth, Ipswich, Cat & Fidddle Buxton, Scarborough, A Donkey Load, Cliff Climbing, Scotland, Tuck Old Edinburgh, Glasgow Exhibition 1901, theatrical, In Dickens Land etc., P-EX.

A collection in a blue album inc. undivided backs, real photographs, Berwickshire Foxhounds, comic, John Carey, Ethel Parkinson, Tom B., royalty, Presentation of the Freedom of the City of Derby to Lord Curzon 1904, Hanwell, Blarney Castle, heraldry, seaside, Inidian Open Air Barber's Shop (Lady Minto red cancellation + sea-postmark), Earl Kitchener, Roscarbery, novelty, Tingewick Excelsiors, Preston-Bissett, Wellingborough, Middleton Stoney, Cheddar, Nuneham Village etc., P-EX.

A collection in four albums inc. comic, novelty, record, Felix, fashion, romance, transport, social history, royalty, shop fronts etc., F-EX.

A collection in two albums and loose inc. a card said to have been burnt by explosives put in a letter box by suffragettes, comic, theatrical, Ballard Brown's Bohemians, Brixton Great Fire 1910, Carrying cockles to be steamed, greetings, WWI, groups, embroidered silk etc., P-VG.

A collection of loose in a small carton inc. real photographs, "Convicts Portland", "Cockling Blakeney Point", cricket, football, Fulham Football Club 1908 - 1909, Mabel Lucy Attwell, postmarks, "Shipton Moyne Tetbury" rubber (32), comic, King's Visit to Gloucester 1909 etc., P-VG.

A collection of British and foreign in 2 old time slot in albums inc. real photographs, street scenes, seaside, Oilettes, Bridgeman, Jotter, Payne, Flower, grouse shooting, Australia, cutting sugar cane etc., P-VG.

A collection in two old time slot in albums inc. real photographs, street scenes, seaside, exhibitions, actresses, greetings, Gt. Catworth, Catworth Post Office, Old Warden, Newport Pagnell, Ecton, New Brighton Lighthouse, Sheep Street, Rugby, Burton Latimer, Olney, Convalescent Home, Conway Volunteer Camp, Primrose League Sports '09, Isle of Man, Girls Gipping & Packing Herring at Scarborough, Settlers and farming in Canada, Dalston, cats, Northampton hospital wards etc., P-VG.

A collection of old to modern in an album and loose inc. real photographs, greetings, Clacton-on-Sea Life Boat, comic, Attwell, Dexter, children, theatrical, Louis Wain (1), Devil's Dyke Station, Reigate, Seaford, Quinton, Brighton, Sonning Village, London etc., P-VG.

A collection of loose British and foreign inc. undivided backs, real photographs, Adlington, A 90 Year Old Waterman, Franz Joseph, Gruss aus, exhibition, Walton, Walsall, Hampstead, haymaking, Ferrer's Birds, Llandudno, Malta, Swedish fisherman, Jersey Potato Weighbridge, WW1, Belgian soldiers bringing a sheep for their repast, ethnic, camel drivers, costume, Goeschenen station, A. Foin (Chief Pilot), London, Smash of the "Flying Welshman" 1904, Windmill, cats, East Africa, Matabele Women, Zanzibar etc., P-G.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

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25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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