• Login (enter your user name) and Password

    Please Login. You are NOT Logged in.

  • To see new sales and other StampAuctionNetwork news in your Facebook newsfeed then Like us on Facebook!

Login to Use StampAuctionNetwork.
New Member? Click "Register".

StampAuctionNetwork Extended Features

StampAuctionNetwork Channels


 
You are not logged in. Please Login so that we can determine your registration status with this firm. If you have never registered, please register by selecting [Membership.Register] and check the box for this auction firm if you want to bid with them. Then Login.
 

logo

Europe continued...

Finland continued...
Lot Symbol Lot Description CV or Estimate
6130 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångslups Aktiebolag 1900c.: Typeset 20 penni black on orange paper, single outer frameline, BOLAG without stop, perf. 11½ x imperforate, probably printed in sheets of four stamps, a used example on the reverse of entire letter from a lady called Hilda to Fanny Bjorkluna in Leutla (?). Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 107. Unique. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6131 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångslups Aktiebolag 1900c.: Typeset 20 penni black on orange paper, double outer frameline and BOLAG. with stop, perf. 11½ x imperforate, probably printed in sheets of four stamps, an example with trimmed perfs, without gum, thus probably used. Rare, just three example recorded by Dr. Connell. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6132 imageSteamers plied their trade on the Borgå-Helsingfors route from the early 1850's. Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag was founded in 1865 initially with just one Steamer (the Borgå), branching out in 1893 with the ownership of the 'Runeberg'.rnrnCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1872 (Oct 5): Prepaid cover from Borgå to Helsingfors endorsed 'fco.' and 'pr. Runeberg' at top, struck with belted oval handstamp RUNEBERG / FRANKO in blue ink. Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 110. A rare and early usage. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

image

image



Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6133 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1876 (Aug 1): 10 penni grey-lilac on buff postal stationery card used from Borgå to Helsingfors, carried on the S.S. Runeberg, cancelled by belted oval handstamp RUNEBERG / FRANKO in greenish-blue ink. Rare. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 250.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6134 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1894 (April): Lithographed Runeberg 25 penni carmine and 50 p. yellow, Type I, perf. 11½, narrow coloured wedges in corners, the former example with rather oily black cancellation, the 50 p. with superb oval "Ångaren / 28 OCT 94 / RUNEBERG" datestamp in violet and some partial gum remnants. Scarce. (Image 1)

Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6135 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helingfors Ångfartygs Aktiebolag 1894 (April): RUNEBERG Lithographed 50 penni yellow, perf. 11½, thin wedges in corners, overprinted FRANKO in violet struck inverted, a fine example, unused without gum. Rare. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6136 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1895 (May): Lithographed Runeberg 25 penni brown, Type II, perf. 11½, a fine used example, thicker coloured wedges in corners, cancelled lightly by "Ångaren / 13 SEP 95 / RUNEBERG" datestamp in violet. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 100.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6137 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå-Helsingfors Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1896: Finland 20 p. orange used on small cover to Borgå, the adhesive tied by superb "Ångaren / 29 JUN 96 / RUNEBERG" datestamp in violet. Small opening tear at top as to be expected but a rare cover. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 350.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6138 imageBorgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag, the company was formed in 1891, in order to provide a faster service than the 'Runeberg' on the Borgå-Helsingfors route, eventually the two competing companies amalgamated in 1896, running the service until 1941. The names of their three ships appearing on the stamps.rnrnCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1893: Lithographed by F. Tilgmann of Helsingfors, Borgå 25 penni deep dull blue and 50 p. red, perf. 11½, with letter rate 25 p.and the 50 p. both cancelled by 'ÅNGFARTYGS / 11 JUNE 94 / BORGÅ' three line datestamps in black. Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 114. Scarce. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6139 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1895 (Sept): Lithographed Borga 25 penni new blue, narrow wedges in corners, perf. 11½, a used example, marginal from top of sheet, on 1901 Helsingfors Bookdealer's cover addressed to Fr. Gertrude Branders, Kit�, L�par� cancelled by oval framed "Ångfartyget / 18 JUL 1901 / HELSINGFORS" datestamp in violet. Small opening tears to envelope at top but rare. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

image

image



Currently...CHF 300.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6140 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångfartygs Aktiebolag 1895 (Sept): BORGA Lithographed 50 penni dull vermilion, perf. 11½, thin wedges in corners, a used example with oval cachet (Ångfartyget / BORGA) and italic Captain's handstamp 'Frederik Hansson' both in violet. Unusual and scarce. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 75.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6141 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1907c.: Lithographed Borga 50 penni red, Type IV, wide wedges in corners, perf. 11½, a used example, with handstamped "13.V.09" struck in black. Rare. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 100.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6142 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1895c.: Lithographed Borga 50 penni dull vermilion, Type II, narrow wedges in corners, perf. 11½, a used example on reverse of cover to Helsingfors cancelled by three line 'ÅNGFARTYGET / 24 OCT 96 / BORGÅ' in violet. Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 118. Rare.rnProvenance: Collection Jacobus Sundman.rn (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 350.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6143 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1896 (March): Colour changes for the newly taken over Company, lithographed Runeberg 25 penni blue and 50 p. red, perf. 11½, the 25 p. cancelled by oval "Ångaren / 26 JUL 98 / RUNEBERG" datestamp in violet, the 50 p. with upright strike dated '25 SEP 96' in violet. Small imperfections but scarce. (Image 1)

Currently...CHF 100.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6144 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångfartygs Aktiebolag 1904: Postcard franked by Finland 10 p. red tied by oval framed "Ångfartyget / BORGA" datestamp 22 July 1904) in violet. Scarce. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 75.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6145 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1908/10c.: Lithographed Borga 25 penni blue, Type IV, wide wedges in corners, perf. 11½, a used example on cover to Helsingfors cancelled by manuscript blue crayon cross, the reverse of the cover with four red wax seals at edges where presumably applied to a parcel. Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 118. Rare. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

image

image



Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6146 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1893: Lithographed Helsingfors 25 penni blue, Type V, a used example on 1908 cover to P�rt�, Sandviken, uncancelled with remnant of where the envelope (which has full original contents) was attached top a small parcel. Illustrated in Dr. Connell 'The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies' on page 119. Small ink run at right of stamp of negligible importance given that this is the sole recorded usage on cover. Unique. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

image

image



Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6147 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag 1910c.: Lithographed 'Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag' 50 p. vermilion on slightly toned paper, perf. 11½, an unused example with part og. but damaged at top although not greatly affecting the appearance and the 'discovery' example of the 'Borgå Ånfartygs Aktiebolag' 25 penni deep turquoise blue on toned paper, used on reverse of cover to Halsvik endorsed at base 'Ånghilen Borgå - Helsingfors' with the latter deleted in pencil and thus carried on the 'Borgå'. A rare pair, the cover believed unique. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6148 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångfartygs Aktieborg 1920: Lithographed from Typset original, 1 mark black on white paper, perf. 11½, a used example on 1923 cover with full contents to L�par� Bridge (L�par� Island), showing straight edge at left and cancelled by oval framed "Ångfartygs / BORGÅ" handstamp in violet. A rare stamp on letter. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 300.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
6149 imageCoastal Ships - Borgå Area - Borgå Ångfartygs Aktieborg 1920: Lithographed from Typset original, 1 mark black on white paper, perf. 11½, in an unused block of four from lower left of the sheet of 24 subjects, 1 m. 50 p. black on white paper in an unused block of eight showing t�te-b�che pairs, 3 m. red on straw in an unused block of four and 4 m. black on rose-pink in an unused t�te-b�che pair. (Image 1) (Image 2)

image



Currently...CHF 75.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM

Previous Page, Next Page or Return to Table of Contents


StampAuctionCentral and StampAuctionNetwork are
Copyright © 1994-2019 Droege Computing Services, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Back to Top of Page