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Rodgau, Germany
DoneSat, Mar 26, 2011 3:00 PM GMT

Ireland Stamps, Covers, Airmails + Political

Once again, we are presenting an IRELAND ONLY Auction of over 500 lots of Postal History, Stamps, Political Labels, Irish Airmails and Postal Stationery. This auction includes many new discoveries not yet included in the Hibernian Handbook.

Postal History includes a superb example of the rare Hollymount Maltese Cross. The Political selection includes a complete fund-raising booklet for the UVF South Belfast Regiment with no less than 12 one-shilling labels.

Overprints are offered in great depth with many of the rare "Missing Accent" varieties. Also on offer is a Control pair of the Thom 2d with Watermark Error, reappearing on the market for the first time in dacades (Lot 98). Also, many Seahorse blocks and multiples are on offer.

Definitve Essays are once agin well represented with 60(!) different items (Lots 196 to 255). Definitves include some new discoveries and several rarer booklets coils.

Commemoratives are well represented with many "Specimen" sets and the newly-discovered Guinness 3d with inverted watermark. The Irish Airmail Covers cover the whole range from Early Experimental to modern with a couple Zeppelins in between.

And the auction is rounded off with a fine ofering of Irish Postal Stationery including a new discovery (Lot 503).