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6801 David May Collection 20th March 2010

David May Collection including an amazing selection of postcards relating to Colchester and East Anglia. Cigarette cards and other ephemera and bygones. Saturday 20th March commencing 10am. Entry by catalogue only available at 8 (admits two people). Catalogues availble by post at 10. Presale viewing Thursday 18th March 1pm - 5pm and Friday 19th March 9am - 5pm

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Cigarette cards - R Mason & Co 1904 Naval and Military Phrases (9) Lot 76 - Cigarette cards - R Mason & Co 1904 Naval and Military Phrases (9)

Estimated £50 - £60

Hammer Price £240

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Cigarette cards - Salmon & Gluckstein 1911 Coronation series set (25) Lot 77 - Cigarette cards - Salmon & Gluckstein 1911 Coronation series set (25)

Estimated £50 - £60

Hammer Price £75

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Cigarette cards - Salmon & Gluckstein 1917 Traditions of the Army and Navy (set plus odds) (32) Lot 78 - Cigarette cards - Salmon & Gluckstein 1917 Traditions of the Army and Navy (set plus odds) (32)

Estimated £50 - £60

Hammer Price £85

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Cigarette cards - album of better manufacturers and types including Hignetts 1906 Modern Statesmen set, Hills 1924 The All Blacks (18), 1914 Breeds of Dogs (14), Miranda 1925 Sports & Pastimes (10), Nicholls Orders of Chivalry (16), Pritchard & Burton 1902 Holiday Resorts (14), South Africa Series (16), Ray & Co Ltd 1915 War Series (58), Singleton & Cole 1910 Atlantic Liners (25), 1904 Orient Line RMS Ormuz (1), Thomson & Porteous VC heroes (5), Salmon & Gluckstein 1900 Methods of Conveying the Mails (36), 1901 Heroes of the Transvaal (13), 1902 Shakespeare Series (7) plus others, very high catalogue value but condition is very mixed (600+) Lot 79 - Cigarette cards - album of better manufacturers and types including Hignetts 1906 Modern Statesmen set, Hills 1924 The All Blacks (18), 1914 Breeds of Dogs (14), Miranda 1925 Sports & Pastimes (10), Nicholls Orders of Chivalry (16), Pritchard & Burton 1902 Holiday Resorts (14), South Africa Series (16), Ray & Co Ltd 1915 War Series (58), Singleton & Cole 1910 Atlantic Liners (25), 1904 Orient Line RMS Ormuz (1), Thomson & Porteous VC heroes (5), Salmon & Gluckstein 1900 Methods of Conveying the Mails (36), 1901 Heroes of the Transvaal (13), 1902 Shakespeare Series (7) plus others, very high catalogue value but condition is very mixed (600+)

Estimated £200 - £300

Hammer Price £270

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Cigarette cards - Thomson & Porteous 1905 Arms of Towns (16) Lot 80 - Cigarette cards - Thomson & Porteous 1905 Arms of Towns (16)

Estimated £30 - £50

Hammer Price £38

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Cigarette cards - W & M Taylor 1915 War Series (Tipperary) (12) Lot 81 - Cigarette cards - W & M Taylor 1915 War Series (Tipperary) (12)

Estimated £25 - £35

Hammer Price £38

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Cigarette cards - Redford & Co 1908 Stage Artists of the Day (8), Richmond Cavendish 1904 Actresses (29) Lot 82 - Cigarette cards - Redford & Co 1908 Stage Artists of the Day (8), Richmond Cavendish 1904 Actresses (29)

Estimated £20 - £30

Hammer Price £65

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Footballers complete set plus four varieties (154) Lot 83 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Footballers complete set plus four varieties (154)

Various blues, but darkest blue x 70 Various Smiths cigarettes different types but fronts look similar

Estimated £300 - £400

Hammer Price £1400

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Cricketers set (50) Lot 84 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Cricketers set (50)

Condition is mixed - average to very good.

Estimated £100 - £150

Hammer Price £210

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Cricketers second series set (20) Lot 85 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1912 Cricketers second series set (20)

Estimated £100 - £150

Hammer Price £420

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1924 Prominent Rugby Players (21/25) Lot 86 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1924 Prominent Rugby Players (21/25)

Estimated £50 - £70

Hammer Price £130

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1917 Football Club Records (No 46 missing) (49/50) Lot 87 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1917 Football Club Records (No 46 missing) (49/50)

Estimated £100 - £150

Hammer Price £320

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1922 Football Club Records (45/50) Lot 88 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1922 Football Club Records (45/50)

Estimated £80 - £100

Hammer Price £120

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1913 Derby Winners set (50) Lot 89 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1913 Derby Winners set (50)

Estimated £150 - £200

Hammer Price £200

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1920 Cinema Stars set plus twenty-four duplicates including variety backs (44) Lot 90 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1920 Cinema Stars set plus twenty-four duplicates including variety backs (44)

Estimated £100 - £150

Hammer Price £160

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Cigarette cards - Smith's 1906-1908 Footballers Cup Tie cigarettes - brown back (6), blue back (45) (51) Lot 91 - Cigarette cards - Smith's 1906-1908 Footballers Cup Tie cigarettes - brown back (6), blue back (45) (51)

Estimated £100 - £150

Hammer Price £220

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Cigarette cards - Smith's selection including 1915 Shadowgraph (36), A Tour Round the World (37), Phil May sketches (10), Nations of the World (19), Fowls, Pigeons and Dogs (16), War Incidents second series (set), Famous Explorers (29), Naval Dress and Badges (19), Medals (26) plus odds (qty) Lot 92 - Cigarette cards - Smith's selection including 1915 Shadowgraph (36), A Tour Round the World (37), Phil May sketches (10), Nations of the World (19), Fowls, Pigeons and Dogs (16), War Incidents second series (set), Famous Explorers (29), Naval Dress and Badges (19), Medals (26) plus odds (qty)

Estimated £80 - £100

Hammer Price £220

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Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1905 Beauties (playing card inset) 49/52 Lot 93 - Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1905 Beauties (playing card inset) 49/52

Estimated £60 - £100

Hammer Price £100

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Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1912 sports series selection (48/100) Lot 94 - Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1912 sports series selection (48/100)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £100

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Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1915 Great War series first and second series sets (200) Lot 95 - Cigarette cards - Gallahers 1915 Great War series first and second series sets (200)

Estimated £60 - £100

Hammer Price £90

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Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1919 Birds Nests and Eggs set (100) Lot 96 - Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1919 Birds Nests and Eggs set (100)

Estimated £30 - £40

Hammer Price £55

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Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1912 Woodland Trees set (100) Lot 97 - Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1912 Woodland Trees set (100)

Estimated £80 - £100

Hammer Price £100

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Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1926 Famous Cricketers set (100) Lot 98 - Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1926 Famous Cricketers set (100)

Estimated £60 - £100

Hammer Price £85

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Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1916 Votaries of the Weed set (50) Lot 99 - Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1916 Votaries of the Weed set (50)

Estimated £30 - £50

Hammer Price £44

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Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1899 Regimental Standard and Colours set, 1914 The Allies Flags (75) Lot 100 - Cigarette cards - Gallaher 1899 Regimental Standard and Colours set, 1914 The Allies Flags (75)

Estimated £80 - £120

Hammer Price £150

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