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Lot No. 157

Auction No. 26
Category World
    Collections, Accumulations and Selections
Est. $400
Status Auction Pending

 

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Ireland "The Philatelic Legacy of "The Bold Fenian Men"" written up for exhibition. Incls 1920/21 Irish White Cress labels (2 designs) in singles & blocks (Hibernian L42/43, Cat. €60 ea), 1967 Cent of Fenian Rising M/S showing 4 of the original 1867 essays in issued colours, Sinn Fein 1956/57 Irish Unity Seals imperf block of 24 (8 designs in 3 se-tenant blocks), 1971 Irish Republican Philatelic Office "Sacirse Eireann" ovpt on single & block of 6 GB 3p Ulster Paining, Ulster 2½p regional single & block ovptd "Support Sinn Fein" & 3p ovptd "Dail Uladh 1971" commemorating Ulster Parliament. Also, various political labels die cut self adhesives on backing paper, April 1953 "An Tostel" card & matchbox top, postcard circa 1925 with map showing Eire in green, Ulster in white & "On this St Patrick's Island" plus Ulster Regionals with extra shades of most 1971-1991 issues. Incls a few later loose incl Beatrix Potter booklet pane, National Trust 1994 prestige booklet, Long Island locals of 1973 MUH & an FDC plus 1981 Railway Preservation Society of Ireland sheetlet of 9, 33p on 20p (x9) ovptd sheetlet, two other sheetlets, "Principality of Thowend" bogus issues set of 12, ditto ovptd "Europa 1961" & World Cup 1966 set of 3 + M/S & Irish Hospital Sweepstakes cinderellas (1939) in bluish slate with brown borders. A Patriotic Greetings Card completes this lot.