MAP

1
19th Century map of South East Asia by I. Downer, Pentonville, London, titled East India Isles, different colour codes showing Dutch, British, Portuguese and Spanish Possessions, with a cross-section showing the volcano range along Sumatra and Java, approx. 26 x 21 cm, small tear on left border.
US$80-100
Realised: US$60


CEYLON

2
Circa 1900s, 4 photographs of Colombo, Slave Island Lake, 3 Indian Ladies, Banyan Tree, Kling Woman; and another of Singapore, View of the Government House, annotated date "March 1904", all mounted on the same album leaf, three on one side and two on the other, 3 postcard-sized, and 2 approx 12.5 x 17.5 cm, some with foxing. (5)
US$100-150
Realised: -


CHINA

3
Circa 1910s, Shanghai, trolley bus, pencil annotations at back wrongly describing it as "Singapore Electric Tramways, a type of the Railless Car", sent to Straits Budget for publication, small bit torn from lower left corner, 28 x 20 cm.
US$70-100
Realised: -


MALAYA

4
Circa 1920s, 2 photographs of Johore, Johore Mosque and interior of Mosque, approx. 14 x 9.6 cm, mounting marks rev.; and 2 real photo postcards, Monument of the Late Sultan and view of Johore Mosque, generally in excellent condition. (4)
US$25-35
Realised: -

5
Circa 1950s, photograph of Ayer Itam Temple in Penang, 17.7 x 13.4cm; Malacca, Bullock Cart, 18.1 x 13.5cm; together with 9 small 6 x 6cm photographs of various buildings in Kuala Lumpur; some with album marks and stains, otherwise excellent condition. (11)
US$25-35
Realised: -


SINGAPORE

6
Circa 1900s, 4 photographs of Singapore, Bank (Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank), Fort Canning, Campon Jawa, Garden Road (Cluny Road), annotated date "March 1904", all mounted on the same album leaf, two on each side, photos approx. 17.5 x 12.5 cm, excellent. (4)
US$150-200
Realised: US$120

7
Circa 1900s, 4 photographs of Singapore, Orchard Road in the rains, Chinese Temple, Malay Village, Collyer Quay and Johnston's Pier, annotated date "March 1904", all mounted on the same album leaf, two on each side, photos approx. 17.5 x 12.5 cm, very good. (4)
US$160-200
Realised: US$120

8
Circa 1920s, large photograph of road roller at work, Collyer Quay, mounted on album leaf, approx. 20 x 15 cm, some wrinkles, very good.
US$120-150
Realised: -


CELEBRITY POSTCARDS

9
Circa 1900s: 4 postcards with celebrities, all postally used in Singapore, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Zena Dare [T43]; C.W. Faulkner & Co, Elsie Kaye [S.172], Mrs Cecil Releigh as Queen Eleanor, Marion Adams; all with SS KEVII 1c tied by "ORCHARD ROAD" cds and postmarked 1906 or 1907, very good. (4)
US$30-40
Realised: -


HONG KONG

10
Circa 1900s: Des Voeux Road, Electric Cars, Sailor's Home and St. Peter's Church, stamp on front, FIC 5c tied by indistinct "22 Mai 09" cds; Circa 1910s: Real Photo, Repulse Bay Hotel, 2 France 20c tied by Nice canc., Circa 1950s; Real Photo, Botanic Garden [16], torn Malaya KGVI 8c tied by "SINGAPORE 27 JUN 1953" canc.; all postally used, very good to excellent. (3)
US$70-80
Realised: US$60


MALAYA

11
Circa 1920s: Heelway Press Ltd, 2 views of the Malaya Pavilion at the British Empire Exhibition 1924, unused, excellent. (2)
US$20-30
Realised: US$16

12
Circa 1940s: an interesting assortment of Commercial Postcards from Thye Woh (now Thye Woh Sauce and apparently still operating at the same address!), of Alor Star, Kedah (8); Chop Soon Yik of Ipoh, Perak (3), Wah Yik Co., Ltd of Ipoh, Perak (2) and 3 other unindentified businesses, all addressed to Poh Cheong in Penang with business correspondence written in Chinese, all with BMA GVI 2c or 3c and Alor Star or Ipoh cds., generally excellent. (16)
US$60-80
Realised: US$50

13
Johore, Circa 1910s: The Continental Stamp Company - Singapore No. 1007, Johore Hotel; another, No.1066, Sultan Residence; both coloured, the first with two mint Johore 1c stamps on back, other, stains on back, excellent. (2)
US$25-35
Realised: US$18

14
Johore, circa 1930s: a booklet of 25 sepia postcards titled UN APERCU DES CEUVRES, des DAMES de SAINT-maur en MALAISIE, LA VIE DE L'ORPHELINE, A Peep at life in the Orphanage, unused, excellent, rare.
US$180-250
Realised: -

15
Negri Sembilan, circa 1910s: Max H. Hilckes Singapore, Serembang Market [158], stamp on front, SS KEVII 3c tied by "SINGAPORE NO 30 1908" cds, postally used to France, good.
US$20-30
Realised: US$20


PENANG

16
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, Greeting from Penang., vignette, Crag Hotel & Sanatorium. Elevation 2260', Crag Hotel Foot of the Hills [No.2], stamp on back, SS KEVII 3c tied by "PENANG AP 17 1907" cds, postally used to USA, top left edge creased, excellent.
US$40-50
Realised: US$32

17
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, coloured, 2 scenes on card, Municipal Office, Malay village, stamp on front, SS KEVII 1c tied by indistinct cds, postally used to USA, album marks, very good.
US$20-30
Realised: US$18

18
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, No. 1. Greeting from Penang, vignettes, Panorama of Penang, Landing, Post Office and Beach Street, undivided back, stamp on back, FMS Tiger 3c tied by indistinct postmark cds, message on front, postally used to Scotland, very good.
US$40-50
Realised: US$32

19
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, hand coloured, No. 40. Eastern and Oriental Hotel, stamp on back removed, postally used to South Africa, rounded corners, very good.
US$20-30
Realised: US$16

20
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, No. 97. Eastern & Oriental Hotel, stamp on back, SS KEVII 3c tied by indistinct "PENANG AP 20 07" cds, arrival cds "PERTH MY 18 07", postally used to Scotland, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: US$24

21
Circa 1900s: A. Kaulfuss Penang, No.60. vignettes, The Residency, Esplanade and Chinese Residency, undivided back, stamp on back, KEVII 1d tied by indistinct "VICTORIA HONG KONG 10 FE 05" cds, message in front, postally used to England, torn edge, foxing, very good.
US$40-50
Realised: US$34

22
Circa 1900s: M.J. Penang, Runnymede Sea Side, The English and Continental Hotel, postally unused but with writing on back, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: US$32

23
Circa 1900s: Penang Harbour, undivided back, unused, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: -

24
Circa 1900s: Penang, vignette, scenes of Chinese rickshaw puller, Waterfall Gardens, Hindoo women and Hindoo temple, undivided back, stamp on back, SS KEVII 3c tied by indistinct "PENANG JA 29 1909" cds, message on front, postally used to USA, rounded corners, very good.
US$40-50
Realised: US$34

25
Circa 1900s: Real Photo, E & O Hotel, unused, near mint.
US$20-30
Realised: US$22

26
Circa 1900s: View of a river scene [35], undivided back, stamp on back, CEYLON KEVII tied by "COLOMBO MY 6 05" cds, "MERRILL,WIS. JUN 2 1905" arrival cds, hand coloured, message on front, postally used to Wisconsin USA, very good.
US$20-30
Realised: -

27
Circa 1910s: vignette, divided back, Hawker, Harbour, Chinese Temple, Chinese Priestes, Waterfall Gardens, hand coloured, unused, near mint.
US$40-50
Realised: US$36

28
Circa 1910s: Printed in Germany, Weld Quay, stamp on front, SS KEVII 1c, postally used to USA, album marks, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: US$22

29
Circa 1910s: Raphael Tuck & Sons, Photogravure Series, F.M.S. Railway Building, sepia, serated edge, unused, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: -

30
Circa 1920s: Raphael Tuck & Sons, Sepia Postcard No.893, Municipal Office, 2 stamps on back, India KGV 1/2 Anna and 1 Anna tied by indistinct "21 MAR.23" cds, serated edge, postally used to England, very good.
US$20-30
Realised: US$18

31
Circa 1900s: Advertisement cards, Sarkies Bros, Eastern and Oriental Hotel, the New Wing; The Palm Court, foxing; excellent. (2)
US$30-40
Realised: US$24

32
Circa 1920s: Sarkies Bros, sepia, various scenes of the Eastern and Oriental Hotel, The Lawn, The Ballroom, The Dining Room, Ballroom, Main Building, Entrance to the Victory Annexe, Victory Annexe; one with stamp on back removed and postally used to USA, two with writings on back, others unused, generally excellent. (7)
US$80-100
Realised: US$95


SARAWAK

33
Circa 1920s: Heelway Press Ltd, Real Photo, The Sarawak Pavilion at the British Empire Exhibition 1924, unused, excellent
US$20-30
Realised: US$22


SINGAPORE

34
Circa 1900s: French Card, General Post Office, hand coloured, stamp on back removed, "SINGAPORE 23 AP 1912" cds, postally used to Java, foxing, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: -

35
Circa 1900s: Arrival of a German Mail Steamer [111], undivided back, unused, excellent.
US$20-30
Realised: -

36
Circa 1900s: Art Card, From the Harbour, hand coloured, undivided back, unused very good.
US$25-35
Realised: US$20

37
Circa 1900s: Art card, The Singapore River, stamp on back, SS KEVII 3C tied by "SINGAPORE MR 16" cds, hand coloured, undivided back, postally used to England, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: US$28

38
Circa 1900s: Chinese Protectorate, undivided back, hand coloured, stamp on front, SS KEVII 3c tied by indistinct "KANDANG KERBAU FEB 4 1907" cds, with another "SINGAPORE FE 4 1907" cds on back, postally used to England, very good.
US$30-40
Realised: US$120

39
Circa 1900s: French Card, Chinesische Passaglere am Pier, undivided back, unused, very good.
US$20-30
Realised: US$20

40
Circa 1900s: Court House [59], undivided back, hand coloured, stamp on back, SS KEVII 3c tied by "SINGAPORE TANJONG PAGAR 27 MY 1908" cds, another, "SINGAPORE MY 27 1908" cds, postally used to England, very good
US$25-35
Realised: -

41
Circa 1900s: German Mail Steamer on the Wharf, undivided back, unused, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: -

42
Circa 1900s: Hong Kong Card, The Fisheries, Boat Quay, undivided back, unused, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: US$24

43
Circa 1900s: New Bridge Road [71], hand coloured, postally unused, rounded edges, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: -

44
Circa 1900s: Phototyped in Berlin, hand coloured, Battery Road, 2 stamps on back, NEI 2 1/2c tied by incomplete "12.7.10" cds, postally used to England, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: US$25

45
Circa 1900s: Printed in England, Roman Catholic Church, hand coloured, postally unused but with a message, foxing, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: -

46
Circa 1900s: The Chinese Theatre Hall, New Bridge Road, foxing, postally unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

47
Circa 1900s: The Parade, undivided back, stamp on front, KEVII 3c tied by "TANJONG PAGAR 2 AU 1907 SINGAPORE" cds, "SINGAPORE AU 2 1907" and indistinct arrival cds "SAVOIR 30-8 07" on back, postally used to France, very good.
US$30-40
Realised: US$110

48
Circa 1910s: A crowd of natives at race course [1], coloured, stamp on back removed, corner creased, good
US$20-30
Realised: US$16

49
Circa 1910s: Amber Mansions at Penang Lane, Orchard Road [S.109], unused, minor foxing, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$20

50
Circa 1910s: American Floating Dock "Dewey", hand coloured, unused, excellent.
US$30-40
Realised: US$24

51
Circa 1910s: Battery Road [S.105], unused, front left margin slightly scuffed, otherwise excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: -

52
Circa 1910s: Battery Road [S.23], unused, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: -

53
Circa 1910s: Beauties of the East, postally unused with a message on back, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$26

54
Circa 1910s: Borneo Wharf (French Mailsteamer), minor foxing, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: -

55
Circa 1910s: Cantonese Girl, unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$28

56
Circa 1910s: Cantonese Girl, unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$44

57
Circa 1910s: Cantonese Singing Girl, unused, small stain top margin on back, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$40

58
Circa 1910s: High Street [S.85], unused, mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$22

59
Circa 1910s: Interior of Chinese Temple [S.122], unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: -

60
Circa 1910s: Johnston Pier [S.102], unused, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$20

61
Circa 1910s: Malay Village [S.55], unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

62
Circa 1910s: Malay Woman [S.3], unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

63
Circa 1910s: Mouth of Singapore River, unused, minor foxing, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: -

64
Circa 1910s: North Bridge Road [S.97], unused, minor foxing, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$30

65
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Battery Road, hand coloured, unused, album marks, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$24

66
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Bullcok Cart loaded with Pineapples, hand coloured, unused, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: -

67
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Cathedral of the "Good Shepherd", hand coloured, unused, tiny spots on front, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

68
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Cavanagh Bridge, hand coloured, unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

69
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Chinese Selling Pork, hand coloured, postally unused but addressed to England, mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$34

70
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Crowds on Duke of Connaught's Visit, hand coloured, postally unused with a hand written message on back, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: US$20

71
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, G.P.O. Decorated During Duke of Connaught's Visit, hand coloured, unused, album marks, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

72
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Laying Electric Cables, hand coloured, unused, minor foxing, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$24

73
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, North Bridge Road, hand coloured, unused, tiny spots, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$24

74
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Singapore Roads, hand coloured, unused, small spot front, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

75
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, Sophia Road, hand coloured, stamp on back removed, postally used to England, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

76
Circa 1910s: Phototyped in Berlin, St. John's Island, hand coloured, unused, album marks, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$46

77
Circa 1910s: Port of Singapore [S.101], unused, small hole on surface, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$20

78
Circa 1910s: Raffles Girls School, rounded corners, unused, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: US$22

79
Circa 1910s: Raffles Museum [S.110], unused, some foxing, lightly creased top, small tear bottom, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: -

80
Circa 1910s: Raffles Place [S.90], unused, minor foxing, near mint.
US$20-25
Realised: US$16

81
Circa 1910s: Real Photo, Rubber Estate, unused, near mint.
US$25-35
Realised: US$18

82
Circa 1910s: Tamil Tea Peddler [S.17], unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: US$30

83
Circa 1910s: Tanjong Rhu Slipway, coloured, postally unused but with a message on back, excellent.
US$30-40
Realised: US$24

84
Circa 1910s: Tank Road Station [S113], unused, foxing on back and creased, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: US$34

85
Circa 1910s: "The Monument of Singapore"; Suburban view; real photo, View of a barrack; Malay Lady, hand coloured, rounded edges; generally very good, some views may not be of Singapore. (4)
US$25-35
Realised: US$18

86
Circa 1910s: Victoria Dock [60], postally unused but with a message on back, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: -

87
Circa 1920s: A booklet containing 12 French Cards, with scenes of Victoria Memorial Hall, Bras Basah Road, Botanical Gardens, Malay soythe-men, Bull-cart, Sir Raffles Stamford Statue, Raffles Square (2), Battery Road (2), Cavanagh Bridge, The Harbour, with consecutive nos. 16917 to 16928 on back of cards, unused, practically mint, rare as an intact booklet.
US$220-250
Realised: US$190

88
Circa 1920s: Advertisement Card, Blue Funnel "Mentor", "Pyrrhus", "Teiresias"., stamp on back, SS KGV 4C tied by incomplete "SINGAPORE 13 MR 1922" cds, postally used to England, very good.
US$25-35
Realised: -

89
Circa 1920s: Fullerton Building, unused, mint.
US$25-35
Realised: US$22

90
Circa 1920s: General Post Office, unused, mint.
US$25-35
Realised: US$18

91
Circa 1920s: Malay House, Pasir Panjang [18], Real Photo, bottom and right corner damaged, unused, very good.
US$20-25
Realised: -

92
Circa 1920s: Real Photos, Town Hall; Beach Scene, unused, near mint. (2)
US$30-40
Realised: US$24

93
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Battery Road, postally unused with a message on back, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: -

94
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Caunaught Drive with the Cricket Club in the background, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: -

95
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Cavanagh Bridge, stamp on back, NEI 3c tied by "PAQUEBOT SINGAPORE 22 MY 1930" cds, "V581" in rounded rectangle censor mark, postally used to Holland, some foxing, very good, scarce.
US$30-40
Realised: US$24

96
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Cotton Tree, Suburb of Singapore, album marks, unused, excellent.
US$20-25
Realised: -

97
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Empress Place (No.49), unused, excellent.
US$25-35
Realised: -

98
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Hotel de Europe, unused, some album residue on back, near mint.
US$25-35
Realised: -

99
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Mercantile Bank of India and various buildings at Raffles Place, unused, mint.
US$25-35
Realised: -

100
Circa 1920s: Real Photo, Reservoir, unused, mint.
US$20-25
Realised: -