December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

40 lots
Lot 30145
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC 5s rose pl.1 with Hull cds, very fine (SG £675)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30146
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC 10s greenish grey, unused without gum, rare, cert. PFSA (2014) (SG £60’000)
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 GBP
Lot 30147
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC 10s greenish grey with “R / 3” barred oval, fine (SG £3’200)
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 30148
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC £1 brown-lilac with Gracechurch St. Registered oval ds, cert. BPP (2000) states pressed creased and light scuffing at top, very presentable…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30149
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk MC £1 Brown Lilac with Glasgow cds, a few re-cut perfs and a small tear at top, rare (SG £4’500)
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30150
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor £1 brown-lilac on blued paper, barred oval cancels, cert. RPS (2003) states repaired corner perf., a rare stamp
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30151
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor 10s greenish grey on white paper with Gracechurch St. registered oval ds, fine (SG £4’500)
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30152
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor £1 Brown-Lilac FE with Swansea cds, minor discolouration at lower left, fine and rare (SG £9’000)
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30153
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor £5 Orange with Glasgow cds, blue crayon mark partially erased with some minor discolouration otherwise fine and presentable example…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30154
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1873-80 2 1/2d Rosy Mauve pl.2 with LH – FL ERROR OF LETTERING neatly tied to 1876 (Feb 26) entire from Liverpool to France, fine and very rare example…
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’200 GBP
Lot 30155
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Crowns £1 brown-lilac, mint, virtually unmounted mint, exceptional colour and centring for this very difficult stamp, a showpiece, cert. Brandon…
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 GBP
Lot 30156
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Crowns £1 Brown-Lilac FA mint large part og, gum a little toned with some minor gum bends, fine and fresh appearance
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30157
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Crowns £1 Brown-Lilac JC, two used examples showing different states of the broken frame variety, the first with C.H.B. / G.P.O. and Bradford…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30158
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1888 Wmk Orbs £1 Brown-Lilac LF with Blackburn Rd. Bolton cds and C.H.B. / G.P.O. hs, very fine (SG £4’250)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30159
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1888 Wmk Orbs £1 brown-lilac TD with Cheltenham cds and “C.H.B. / G.P.O” box hs, wrinkle at right, fine appearance, cert. Sismondo (2013) (SG £4’250)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30160
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 9d Green mint lh with inverted watermark, tiny wrinkle otherwise very fine and fresh (SG £2’000)
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 30161
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887 Jubilee issue mint selection inside a Lewis Carroll “The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case”, slip case with sellotape around the edge, case with mint…
Estimate: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30162
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887-1900 Jubilee mint hr set, the 2d, 2 1/2d and 5d with minor faults otherwise fine (SG £650)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30163
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1891 £1 Green mint, couple of hinge remainders, light diagonal gum crease not noticeable from the front, fine with fresh colour (SG £4’000)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30164
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1891 £1 Green, two used examples; DS with Leadenhall St. registered oval ds, horizontal bend at top, and BJ with Huddersfield registered oval ds, corner…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30165
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887 £1 Green used, as usual with small faults (corner creases & few shorter perfs), fine appearance (SG £800)
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 30166
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1891 £1 Green with three strikes of London E.C. hooded cds, some minor wrinkling and corner perf. bends, fine apperance
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30167
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1857 (Mar 13) Front from Edinburgh to NATAL with 1856 6d lilac wing marginal pair on azure paper tied by two strikes of the Scottish “CLERK ST.” boxed…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30168
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1859-83, Group of 4 covers to overseas destinations incl. 1859 three-colour franking to India from Hoddesdon (minor foxing), 1877 mourning envelope to…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30169
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1860 (Jan 20) Wrapper from London transatlantic to the USA “per Asia” with 1855-57 1s green wing marginal tied by neat “18” numeral, with “5 / CENTS” and…
Estimate: 50 – 60 GBP
Lot 30170
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1860 (May 25) Envelope from Edinburgh to India with 1855-57 6d, 1858-76 2d pl.8 and 1d red star tied by Edinburgh “131” duplexes, reverse with London,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30171
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1860 (Jun 1) Lettersheet to Chile with 1855-57 1s deep green pair tied by Dundee “114” duplexes, with Panama transit below, London bs, very fine and fresh…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30172
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1863 (Nov 9) Envelope from Munich to England with good strikes of the British “PRUSSIA / REGISTERED” and curved “REGISTERED” crown hs, franked with Bavaria…
Estimate: 2’000 – 2’600 GBP
Lot 30173
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1864 (Apr 25) Envelope from Prestonpans, Scotland, to HONG KONG with 1862-64 4d hairlines strip of three and single tied by Berwick Station “66” duplexes,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30174
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1866 (Dec 26) Envelope from London to CHINA with 1865-73 1s green and 1858-76 2d blue pl.9 pair tied by London “WC / 13” duplexes, with “1d” accountancy…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30175
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1860 (Feb 2) Envelope from London transatlantic to the USA with 1855-57 1s wing marginal pair tied by London duplexes, with Philadelphia arrival cds and…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30176
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867 (Aug 31) Lettersheet from London to TRINIDAD with 1867-80 10d red-brown and 1858-76 2d blue tied by London “E/19” duplexes, reverse with arrival bs,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30177
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1869 (Jan 25) Entire from London to MALTA with 1867-80 9d straw pair tied by London “103” duplexes, arrival bs, a scarce franking
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30178
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1882 (Oct 13) Large envelope sent from Prime Minister William Gladstone, signed at lower left, to France with 1867-83 wmk MC 5s rose pl.2, 1873-80 1s orange-brown…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’000 GBP
Lot 30179
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 Anchor 10s ultramarine CN, mint very lightly hinged, fresh, very fine and a superb example
Estimate: 600 – 700 GBP
Lot 30180
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883 (Mar 2) Envelope from London to Hong Kong with 1880-81 5d indigo tied by “EC / 62” duplex, Hong Kong arrival bs, very fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30181
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887-1900 Jubilee issue frankings to better destinations incl. 4 1/2d to Java, 4 1/2d from Jersey to Senegal, two 4 1/2d on cover to Germany, 2 1/2d to…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30182
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1887-1900 Jubilee issue group of three covers incl. 3-value franking on reg. env. to Java, 10d on reg. env. to Germany and reg. env. with 1s green and…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30183
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1890 Large envelope to the Netherlands with spectacular 1887 Jubilee franking totalling 3s 1 1/2d, all with commerical perfins, a bit tired looking, plus…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30184
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1895 (Dec 28) Envelope from London to the USA with 1892 4 1/2d tied by “K48” numeral with the TPO “London & Holyhead / United States Mail” cds adjacent,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP