Skilling & Ovaler

Island, 1901
Registered letter sent from Reykjavik to Kenzingen in Germany 7 November 1901, bearing a franking of 56 aur, 40 aur second letter rate plus registration fee of 16 aur. Franked with pairs of 5 aur 1896, 4 aur1900, 3 aur 1901 (large 3), 10 aur 1897 and 6 aur 1897. Transit mark Christiania 16 November 1901. Colour full letter and unusual combination with 5 colour franking with all the stamps in pairs !
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Island, 1900
10 øre Sweden reply-card sent from Reykjavik Iceland to Stockholm May 1900 via Troon with boxed “SHIP LETTER TROON” and transit ship mark “Sassnitz-Trelleborg” with Stockholm arrival mark on front. Very few early reply cards known from Iceland, this is apparently the only Swedish recorded earlier than 1900.
DKK 8.930,00
Island, 1897, 7B
6-strip 6 aur 1897 cancelled with Reykjavik swiss type cds. Any used multiple of Icelandic stamps are scarce. With some faults.
DKK 2.230,00
Island, 1894, 12
Postal stationery Reykjavik 22 August 1894 to Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil. 8 aur stationery card uprated with 3 aur IV printing pale brown orange (AFA 12) tied by “REYKJAVIK 22/8” CDS. 2 aur stamp did not exist and inevitably overpaid by 1 eyr to pay for the 10 aur UPU rate for postal stationery. Three postal stationery recorded to Brazil, one 10 aur stationery card, one 5 aur stationery + 5 aur, and this splendid card and another card to Surinam. No letters sent to South America has been recorded.
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Island, 1901
Postcard sent from Reykjavik to Hanoi, Tonkin 5 June 1901, bearing a 6 aur and 4 aur perf. 12 _, tied by CDS “REYKJAVIK” swiss type and Hanoi Tonkin 24 July receiving mark on front. Despite the missing part of the 4 aur NE corner, still an attractive postcard to a hitherto unrecorded destination.
DKK 22.320,00
Island, 1897, 19B/19BI
"Block of four with Provisional Ze-tenant "Prir" SMALL / LARGE overprint perforation 12 3/4, cancelled with “REYKJAVIK 14.11.1897” CDS. Only 3-4 used blocks of four recorded, this could well be the best preserved and well centred stamps and nicely cancelled."
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Island, 1873, 4B
16 sk. yellow perf 12 1/2 corner block of four with full margin. Fine centering, unused.
DKK 2.600,00
Island, 1876
16 Aur-value, black print, imperforate, thin smooth paper. Small faults. FACIT does list a black proof in vertical pair with 5 aur, rare.
DKK 4.460,00
Island, 1901
3 aur (1901) Aur-value, black print, imperforate. Facit 21v2. Rare.
DKK 4.460,00
Island, 1876, 7
"6 aur grey perf. 12 3/4 with SON "REYKJAVIK 17.5.97" CDS. "
DKK 740,00
Island, 1902
Postcard sent from Reykjavik to Gent in Belgium 5 August 1902, bearing a 4 aur 1900 and pair of 3 aur 1901, making up the 10 aur UPU postcard rate. Transit mark CDS “TROON 330 - C 13 AU 02” alongside boxed “SHIP LETTER - TROON” alongside and Gand receiving mark on front. Scarce combination.
DKK 10.420,00
Island, 1876, 10a
20 aur light violet I printing 1876 cancelled with Bær antiqua mark. A fantastic well preserved color. Exhibition item.
DKK 4.460,00
Island, 1901
Letter sent from Reykjavik to Metz in France 12 July 1901, bearing a 4-strip of 5 aur perf. 12 3/4 tied by swiss-type “Reykjavik”, transit Edinburgh and Metz receiving mark on reverse.
DKK 4.090,00
Island, 1870, 16
16 sk. bicolored cancelled with clear numeral 236 of Reykjavik. Rare in this quality.
DKK 14.880,00
Island, 1897, 7B
5-strip 6 aur 1897 cancelled with Reykjavik swiss type cds. Any used multiple of Icelandic stamps are scarce.
DKK 1.490,00
Island, 1882
5 Aur-value, black print, imperforate, thin smooth paper, with thin and small faults. Rare.
DKK 1.120,00
Island, 1876, 6B
5 aur blue 1876 perf 12 1/2 mint block of four, position 34-35, 44-45.
DKK 5.580,00
Island, 1899
5 aur postal stationery REPLY CARD sent from Reykjavik to Kolding 2 December 1896, additional franked with 3 aur small numeral perf 14, with Kolding JBPE CDS arrival mark on front. Denmark favoured rate only 8 aur instead of 10 aur UPU rate.
DKK 2.600,00
Island, 1897, 18BII
Provisional “3 Prir” LARGE overprint, perf. 12 3/4, used on piece.
DKK 2.600,00
Island, 1897, 18BII
Provisional “3 Prir” LARGE overprint, perf. 12 3/4, used.
DKK 2.230,00
Island, 1873, 4B
16 sk. yellow perf 12 1/2 strip of three, largest used multiple known. Cancelled to order, on piece.
DKK 2.600,00