2019 December Auctions – 9/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

73 lots
Lot 50538
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1955-58 Wildings 1s6d grey blue, wmk. St Edward’s Crown, mint nh imperforate IMPRIMATUR pair from the National Postal Museum archives with NPM handstamp…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50539
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958-65 Wilding 4d ultramarine, wmk Multi Crown mint nh imperforate imprimatur horizontal pair with “N/P/IMPRIMATUR” handstamp on reverse, very fine…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50540
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958-65 Wilding “Dollis Hill” phosphor trial 2d red-brown horizontal strip of four on ungummed unwatermarked specially prepared hand made paper, without…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50541
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958-65 Wilding “Dollis Hill” Phosphor Trial 2d Light red brown on gummed unwatermarked specially prepared handmade paper, with all over yellow phosphor…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 50542
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958-65 Wilding 3d deep lilac in mint nh partially perforated booklet pane of six (three stamps imperf on two side and three imperf on one side), perf….
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 50543
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1959 “Dollis Hill Phosphor Trial” on 3d deep violet Wilding in lower right corner marginal block of 6 (2×3), with the left hand column showing two 1 1/2mm…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50544
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1959 “Dollis Hill Phosphor Trial” on 3d deep violet Wilding horizontal pair on gummed crowns watermarked (upright) paper, with a 4mm blue phosphor band…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50545
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1960 Wildings 1s3d Green, wmk Crowns, 2 bands reacting green, mint nh imperforate imprimatur in pair, each with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, showing…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50546
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1961 Parliamentary Conference 1s3d with ERROR BLUE OMITTED (Queen’s head) in mint nh right marginal strip of three with centre stamp showing blue partially…
Estimate: 30’000 – 36’000 GBP
Lot 50547
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1962 National Productivity Year 3d mint with ERROR LIGHT BLUE OMITTED (Queen’s head) in mint nh right hand marginal example showing central sheet marking,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 2’600 GBP
Lot 50548
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1963 Paris Postal Conference Centenary 6d with ERROR GREEN OMITTED (leaves), mint nh, gum wrinkle, fine and very scarce, Pierron records only 30 mint…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50549
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1963 Paris Postal Conference Centenary 6d (phosphor) imperforate imprimatur with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” handstamps on reverse, mint nh, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50550
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1964 Shakespeare Festival (phosphor) 3d to 1s6d set of four imperforate imprimaturs with “BPMA” handstamps on reverse, mint nh, very fine and rare
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50551
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1964 Botanical congress 9d essay depicting ferns and branch, printed in orange-vermilion, perf.15×14 on gummed unwatermarked paper, mounted on a Harrison…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50552
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1964 Forth Road Bridge 3d showing variety IMPERF. BETWEEN SHEET MARGIN AT TOP, in mint nh vert. pair with normal, very fine and very scarce, Pierron records…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50553
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 I.T.U. Centenary (ordinary paper) 1s6d with ERROR PINK OMITTED, mint nh right marginal, very fine and rare, Pierron records 21 mint examples, incl….
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50554
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 World Cup (ordinary paper) set of three mint nh imperforate imprimaturs, right marginal examples, each stamp with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50555
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 World cup (phosphor) 6d with BLACK OMITTED (Goalkeeper’s hair and shirt) in mint nh left marginal horizontal strip of three showing a progressive…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50556
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds (ordinary paper) 4d with ERROR RED OMITTED (Black Headed Gull’s beak and leg & Robin’s breast) on the vertical pair of a mint nh left…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 50557
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds 4d (ordinary paper) with ERROR RED OMITTED (affecting Black Headed Gull & Robin) in mintnh se-tenant right hand marginal block of…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50558
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds 4d (ordinary paper) with ERROR EMERALD OMITTED (affecting Seagull, Blue tit, Robin) in mint nh se-tenant block of four, very fine (SG…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50559
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds (ordinary paper) 4d se-tenant block of four with BRIGHT BLUE OMITTED, affecting the Blue Tit and the Gull stamps, very fine and striking…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 50560
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 World Cup Winners 4d on illustrated first day cover commemorating the England victory signed by the England team with Bobby Moore, Gordon Banks, Alan…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50561
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Technology 6d Motor Cars with ERROR RED OMITTED (Minis), mint nh, very fine and striking modern error of which only 18 mint examples exist,…
Estimate: 10’000 – 12’000 GBP
Lot 50562
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Battle of Hastings imperforate se-tennant block of 12 (two strips of six), mint nh (two small hinges in right margin only), marginal tear at right,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 50562A
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 4d Battle of Hastings (ordinary paper) with ERROR OLIVE-GREEN OMITTED in mint nh lower part sheet of four rows with cylinder numbers and traffic…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 50563
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967 British Wild Flowers (phosphor) 4d with ERROR SLATE PURPLE OMITTED (Bramble on top left stamp) in mint nh left marginal se-tenant block of four, very…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50564
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967-70 Machin 8d “Cambridge” colour trial in bright magenta, mint hr, pencilled “B” on reverse, very fine example of this unadopted colour which was produced…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 50565
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1968 British Paintings 1s9d mint nh with ERROR GOLD (Queen’s head and face value), EMBOSSING & PHOSPHOR OMITTED, very fine, incl. normal for comparison,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50566
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1968 British Paintings 1s9d showing GOLD (Queen’s head and face value), PHOSPHOR AND EMBOSSING OMITTED, mint nh right marginal, very fine and scarce,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50567A
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 Concorde 4 with ERROR VIOLET OMITTED (face value), mint nh lower marginal, incl. normal example for comparison, very fine variety (SG £750 in 2019)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 50567
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 British Ships 5d with BLACK OMITTED (ship’s hull, Queen’s head, value and inscription) in mint nh right marginal single, very fine, offered with normal…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 50568
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 Anniversaries 1s9d printed on uncoated paper in mint nh left marginal block of four showing part of the cylinder numbers, very fine (SG £1’100+)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 50569
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 Christmas 5d with green omitted (2nd shepherd’s tunic), mint nh, very fine, incl. normal stamp for comparison (SG £375 in 2019)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 50570
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1970 Anniversaries 5d with ERROR GOLD OMITTED (Queen’s head) mint nh left marginal, very fine and rare, incl. normal for comparison (SG £3’500 in 2019)
Estimate: 400 – 700 GBP
Lot 50571
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1971 Paintings 9d with ERROR ORANGE OMITTED (Flowers) mint nh, couple of small wrinkles at left, fine and rare, Pierron records only 20 mint examples…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50572
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1971 Literary Anniversaries 5p with GOLD OMITTED (Queen’s head), mint nh, very fine and rare, Pierron records only 36 mint examples, incl. normal for…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 50573
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1971 Literary Anniversaries 5p with GOLD OMITTED (Queen’s head), mint nh, very fine and rare, Pierron records only 36 mint examples, incl. normal for…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 50574
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1971 British Anniversaries 3p with red-orange omitted (Nurse’s cloak), mint nh, very fine, offered with normal for comparison (SG £850 in 2019)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50575
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1971 British Anniversaries 3p with red-orange omitted (Nurse’s cloak), mint nh, very fine, incl. normal for comparison (SG £850 in 2019)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 50576
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1972 British Polar Explorers 7 1/2p Henry Hudson with ERROR GOLD OMITTED (Queen’s head) in mint nh lower right corner traffic block of four, very fine,…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 50577
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1972 Anniversaries 9p Ralph Vaughan Williams with ERROR GOLD OMITTED (Queen’s head), mint nh, very fine and scarce, incl. normal for comparison (SG £3’500…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50578
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1972 Christmas set of 3 imperforate imprimaturs, mint nh lower marginal singles each with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 50579
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1972 Christmas 2 1/2p with ERROR DEEP GREY OMITTED (detailing & shadowing), also showing embossing shifted, mint nh, very fine, incl. normal for comparison…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 50580
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1973 British Explorers 5p mint nh with ERROR GREY-BLACK OMITTED (Sir Francis Drake’s jacket) & PHOSPHOR OMITTED, very fine and scarce, incl. normal for…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 50581
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1973 British Explorers 5p Francis Drake with SEPIA OMITTED (Francis Drakes hair) in mint nh pair with normal, very fine and rare, Pierron records only…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 50582
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1973 County Cricket 7 1/2p imperforate imprimatur in mint nh lower left corner marginal “2A.,1B.,1C.” cylinder block of four, each with “BPMA” handstamp…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’800 GBP
Lot 50583
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1974 Medieval Warriors 4 1/2p to 10p mint nh set of four imperforate imprimaturs, top right corner marginal examples, each with a “BPMA” handstamp on…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 50584
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1976 Christmas 6 1/2p mint nh imperforate block of four, very fine (SG £1’500+ in 2019)
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 50585
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1976 Telephone Centenary 8 1/2p with ERROR DEEP ROSE OMITTED (vase & picture frame), the top stamp in mint nh vertical strip of nine (folded between…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP