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

99 lots
Lot 30420
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
Large presentation photo of Queen Elizabeth II (1960) signed by her in ink on the mount “Elizabeth R 1960.”, this being the type usually sent to British…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30421
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1955 Wildings 10d Prussian-Blue, wmk St. Edward’s Crown, mint nh imperforate imprimatur lower marginal with sheet dividing ornament, each with “BPMA” hs…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30422
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1955-58 Wildings 1s6d grey-blue, wmk St Edward’s Crown, imperforate imprimatur in mint nh block of four with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” handstamps on reverse, very…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30423
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: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30424
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958 British Empire & Commonwealth Games mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of three, each with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30425
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: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30426
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1958 Wilding 2d red-brown “Dollis Hill Phosphor Trial” in perforated horizontal strip of four on gummed crowns watermarked (Sideways to right) paper, with…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30427
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: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30428
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1959 Wildings 3d deep violet “Dollis Hill Phosphor Trial” mint nh perforated top marginal block of four on Crowns watermarked (upright) paper, with…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30429
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1959 Wildings 3d deep violet “Dollis Hill phosphor trial” perforated pair on gummed Crowns watermarked (upright) paper, with 4mm blue phosphor centre band…
Estimate: 80 – 100 GBP
Lot 30430
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1959 Wilding 3d deep violet “Dollis Hill Phosphor Trial” in mint nh left hand marginal vertical strip of five on gummed crowns watermarked (upright)…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30431
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: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 30432
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: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30433
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1961 Post Office Savings Bank (Timson printing) mint nh imperforate imprimatur pair, each with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30434
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: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30435
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1963 Red Cross Centenary Congress (ordinary paper) 1s6d imperforate imprimatur in mint nh right marginal horizontal strip of three with “BPMA” handstamps…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30436
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1963 Opening of COMPAC (ordinary) 1s6d mint nh imperforate top marginal imprimatur with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30437
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1963 Opening of COMPAC 1s6d mint nh with BLACK OMITTED (cable and inscription), very fine and rare, Pierron records only 22 examples of this striking error,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30438
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1964 Shakespeare Festival 3d (ordinary) mint nh imperforate imprimatur lower left hand corner marginal cylinder block of four, with “BPMA” handstamps on…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30439
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1964 Geographical Congress 4d mint nh with INVERTED WATERMARK. left marginal, very fine (SG £850)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30440
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
Winston Churchill signed photographic postcard showing a young adult Churchill seated in a half length pose behind his desk, photograph by J. Russell…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30441
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Churchill 4d & 1s3d (Ordinary) mint nh imperforate imprimaturs with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” handstamps on reverse, very fine and rare
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30442
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Churchill mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of two each with “NPM IMPRIMATUR” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30443
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 700th Anniversary of Parliament 6d (phosphor) mint nh imperforate left hand marginal imprimatur with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, small handling…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30444
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 700th Anniversary of Parliament 6d (phosphor) mint nh imperforate imprimatur left marginal with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30445
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Opening of Post Office Tower 3d (ordinary) mint nh imperforate imprimatur pair, showing “Extra Window” variety in position R.4/18, each stamp with…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30446
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Post Office Tower mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of two right marginals, each with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30447
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Post Office Tower 3d with olive yellow TOWER OMITTED, mint nh, very fine, one of the most visual and desirable GB modern errors (SG £6’000)
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’800 GBP
Lot 30448
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Post Office Tower 3d with olive yellow TOWER OMITTED, mint nh lower marginal, small light wrinkle at top, very fine, one of the most visual and desirable…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30449
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 20th Anniversary of United Nations (phosphor) 3d & 1s6d mint nh left hand marginal imperforate imprimaturs with “N.P.M. Imprimatur” handstamps on…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30450
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Telecommunications Union Centenary 9d mint nh block of four with INVERTED WATERMARK, very fine (SG £120+)
Estimate: 40 – 60 GBP
Lot 30451
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Battle of Britain (phosphor) 4d se-tenant block imperforate imprimatur, mint nh top left hand corner marginal, showing “Stuka retouch” variety in…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30452
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Robert Burns (ordinary) mint nh set of imprimaturs with N.P.M handstamps on reverse, very rare with reportedly only 10 sets released
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30453
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1965 Robert Burns (phosphor) mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of two right marginals, each with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30454
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Landscapes 4d mint nh right marginal block of four with the upper right stamp with the FACE VALUE OMITTED, the lower right stamp with the FACE VALUE…
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30455
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 World Cup (phosphor) 6d with BLACK OMITTED in mint nh left marginal, incl. normal for comparison, very fine and very scarce, Pierron records only…
Estimate: 500 – 800 GBP
Lot 30456
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds (non-phosphor paper) 4d se-tenant mint nh block of four with BRIGHT BLUE OMITTED on two stamps, very fine, incl normal for comparison…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30457
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 British Birds 4d (ordinary) se-tenant mint nh right hand marginal block of four with BRIGHT BLUE OMITTED (affecting Black Headed Gull & Blue tit),…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30458
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Technology mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of four in right marginals, each with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30459
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: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 30460
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1966 Christmas 1s6d with PINK OMITTED (hat), mint nh, very fine and scarce, Pierron records only 36 mint examples, incl. normal for comparison (SG £3’800)
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30461
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967 EFTA (ordinary) mint nh imperforate imprimatur set of two right marginals, each with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30462
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967-70 Machins 1s6d greenish blue & deep blue (2 bands) imperforate imprimatur pair, mint nh, each with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, showing variety…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30463
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967-70 Machins 1s6d (PVA gum) with GREENISH BLUE OMITTED in mint nh top left corner marginal block of 60, very fine (SG £6’000+)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30464
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1967 British Paintings 9d George Stubbs with BLACK OMITTED (Queen’s head & face value) mint nh, very fine, incl. normal for comparison (SG £1’000)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30465
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1968 10d Drab (2 bands) imperforate imprimatur mint nh right hand marginal horizontal pair each with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, showing variety “Neck…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30466
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1968 Christmas 4d with ULTRAMARINE OMITTED (Girl’s jumper) error, mint nh, incl. normal for comparison (SG £500)
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30467
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 Machins 8d light turquoise-blue (2 bands) mint nh imperf. imprimatur lower marginal horizontal pair showing central sheet diving arrow in margin,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30468
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 Machins 8d light turquoise (2 bands) mint nh imperforate imprimatur with “BPMA” hs on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30469
Great Britain » Queen Elizabeth II
1969 First Flight of the Concorde mint nh set of 3 imperforate imprimaturs, right marginals, each with a “BPMA” handstamp on reverse, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP