2020 Spring Auctions – 30/6/2020 – 2/7/2020

35 lots
Lot 30278
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1903 1d “Canada Head” essay (die 2) in pale orange on thick proof card, 60x92mm, very fine and scarce (SG from £2’800)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30279
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1901 De La Rue “Small Head” die proof with white contour line printed in black on white glazed card (92x61mm), as used for the 2d and 5d values, very fine…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30280
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1/2d die proof in black on white glazed card (92x60mm), endorsed “AFTER HARDENING” and bearing manuscript annotations at foot “Working…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30281
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1/2d die proof printed in black on white glazed card, cut to stamp-size on striking book piece (58x53mm), endorsed “Nov 13/ 30 Unified…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30282
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1d die proof in black on white glazed card, stamp-size, affixed to striking book piece (55x163mm) , endorsed with numerous dates and…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30283
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1d die proof in black on white glazed card (92x60mm), very fine and scarce
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30284
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 1d Imperforate colour trial in carmine-red on gummed, Crown watermarked paper, mint og, made from a special plate of 20 electros for a suggested…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30285
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1906 1s Imperforate colour trial in dull rose on Crown watermarked paper, right marginal single, printed from a special plate of 20 electros, small wrinkle…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30286
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 1d Perforated colour trial in dull rose on gummed, Crown watermarked paper, mint og, made from a special plate of 20 electros for a suggested…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30287
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1d scarlet mint nh “F7” (P) control strip of four from plate 36, showing the variety “F7” almost omitted, gum curling, very fine
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30288
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1d scarlet mint lower marginal showing variety IMPERF. BETWEEN STAMP AND MARGIN, couple of very minor gum wrinkles, very fine and rare…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30289
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1911 2 1/2d Imperforate colour trial in Indigo (proposed Georgian colour) on gummed unwatermarked paper (24x32mm), slightly heavy hinge, a very rare and…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30290
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 2 1/2d Colour trial perf.14 in deep blue on wmk Crown paper, mint og left marginal, very fine and scarce, cert. RPS (1989) (SG from £1’800)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30291
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 2 1/2d Colour trial perf.14 in dull blue on Crown watermarked paper, mint og, very fine (SG from £1’800)Expertise: Cert. BPA (1988)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30292
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902 6d Grey-Black mint og colour trial on unwatermarked chalky paper selvedge of the 1/2d Colonial issue, perforated at foot with green marginal rule,…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30293
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 9d Dull purple & ultramarine (chalk surfaced paper) mint nh top left hand corner marginal block of four, minor gum disturbance on one…
Estimate: 240 – 340 GBP
Lot 30294
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1s die proof of the head plate in black on white glazed card (92x60mm), dated “10 DEC 01”, endorsed “AFTER HARDENING” and manuscript…
Estimate: 300 – 500 GBP
Lot 30295
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 5s deep bright carmine used block of eight, each cancelled by crisp Guernsey JY 16 12 cds, a most attractive multiple
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30296
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 10s ultramarine mint nh, faint gum wrinkling, very fine (SG £2’000)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30297
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue £1 die proof printed in black on white glazed card (92x60mm) endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING” and dated “16 DEC. 01”, very fine and rare
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30298
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue £1 green mint hr, couple of minor gum bends, very fine and fresh (SG £2’000)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30299
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue £1 dull blue-green, mint, very fine (SG £2’000)
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 30300
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue £1 dull blue-green mint with good colour, one slightly pulled perf at lower right otherwise fine (SG £3’000)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30301
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue £1 dull blue-green, vertical pair each cancelled by Guernsey JY 24 11 cds, very fineExpertise: Cert. BPA (2002)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30302
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1903 & 1906, Pair of covers incl. 1906 1d+2d registered envelope sent Insured for £47 from Cannon St. to Germany uprated with 1s and 2 1/2d, and 1903 envelope…
Estimate: 60 – 80 GBP
Lot 30303
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1906 Unfranked postcard to Lausanne/Switzerland, taxed upon arrival with Swiss postage due 1897 20c, then cancelled and card was redirected to France where…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30304
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911 Harrison & Sons Issues
1911 Harrison 2 1/2d bright blue perf.14 with INVERTED WATERMARK in mint nh lower marginal single (top of the crown nicely showingin the margin), faint…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 30305
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911 Harrison & Sons Issues
1911 Harrison 3d purple on lemon perf.14 in mint lower left corner marginal block of four showing “broken scroll” variety (pl.5, R.20/2), three stamps…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30306
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911 Harrison & Sons Issues
1930 (Mar 31) Envelope sent registered locally in Leeds with 1911 Harrison 3d purple on lemon perf.14 plus 1902-10 1/2d tied by Leeds registered oval ds,…
Estimate: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 30307
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House 2s6d dull reddish purple mint nh left hand marginal block of four, very fine and scarce multiple (SG £3’000 for mint nh block of…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30308
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House 5s carmine in mint lower marginal block of four (lower pair mint nh), from plate 1b with “date cut” in the “Jubilee” line, very…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30309
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House 5s carmine mint nh, faint gum bends, very fine (SG £875)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30310
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House 10s blue mint nh, couple of faint gum bends, very fine (SG £2’100)
Estimate: 240 – 320 GBP
Lot 30311
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House 10s blue mint og, very fine (SG £1’100)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30312
Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13 Somerset House £1 deep green mint nh, very fine (SG £3’000)
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP