Postcards and Cigarette Cards

22 Aug 2006, starting at 11:00 BST.

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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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A collection of old to modern, British and foreign, in thirteen boxes inc. undivided backs, real photographs, street scenes, greetings, theatrical, shipping, lifeboats, comic, seaside, views, philatelic interest, duplex cancels, special cancellations etc., some envelopes, P-EX.

Military A collection in eight albums inc. Sgt. H. Veale's Squad, Scots Guards, July 1916, Royal Scots, Roll on Demob/ March 1919, Gun Section 8 H & SH, Bedford, 1915, The Guard, Black Watch, Sgt. Siggs Squad, Grenadier Guards, July 1918, nurses, 200th HB Signallers RCA, Norfolk Regt., The Happy Koylis, etc., P-VG.

Military A collection in eight albums inc. RAMC, ambulance, Military Parade Winnipeg 1914, Royal Scots Fusiliers, A & SH Batt. Orderly Room, Nos. 1 & 2 Sections West Linton 1910, ASC, Lancashire Fusiliers, Red Cross, Royal Company of Archers, The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, Royal Visit to 2nd Bn. Camerons 1923, Vimy Camp Germany 1924, Sgt. J. Swayne's Squad, Scots Guards June 1917, Signalling Section HLI Wensley Camp, Yorks, P-VG.

Motor Cars A collection of postcards and plain backed photographs in a blue album inc. British, foreign, street scenes, Voiture Electrique Krieger, actresses, Salon de l'Automobile 1905 etc., P-EX.

Shipping A collection of loose, old to modern in a small carton inc. real photographs, submarines, lifeboats, naval sports, torpedos, merchant shipping, Union Castle, Orient Line, Cunard, P & O, French, White Star etc., P-EX.

Stereoscopic A collection of loose mostly foreign inc. Japan, France, Germany, Italy, America etc., F-VG.

Stereoscopic A collection of loose, mainly British stereo cards, some inc. human interest, F-VG.

Subjects A collection of loose cards in a box sorted by subject inc. hop-picking, glamour, exhibitions, Disney, cats, Louis Wain, dogs, military, royalty, silks, shipping, large letters etc., also an album of Belgian royalty, and an album of Hong Kong QV - QEII stamps, P-EX.

Sussex A collection of used and unused in shoe boxes and loose inc. real photographs, many sorted in alphabetical order inc. comic, Alfriston, Arundel, Battle, Bexhill, Bognor, Eastbourne, Hastings, Horsham, Rottingdean, St. Leonards, Worthing etc., others by printers name inc. Frith, hartmann, Judges, Lansdwone, Norman etc., P-EX.

Theatrical A collection in two well worn old time slot in albums inc. actors, actresses, Charlie Chaplin, Gabrielle Ray, Elaine Terris, Isabel Jay, Gertie Millar, Julia Neilson, Pauline Chad etc., some signed, F-EX.

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20% from £175,001 to £3,000,000 the Hammer Price
12.5% from £3,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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