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

9 lots
Lot 30210
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1882 Handpainted essay for 2 1/2d from De La Rue’s second scheme for a Unified Issue, in green and Chinese white on tracing paper affixed to white card,…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30211
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883 Small Head die proof with uncleared surround printed in black on white glazed card, endorsed at top “7 JAN 83” and “AFTER HARDENING”, initialled at…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30212
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green issue 1 1/2d De La Rue die proof in black on white glazed card (60x92mm) without endorsements, very fine and rare in this vertical…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30213
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green issue 1 1/2d De La Rue die proof in black on white glazed card (90x60mm), endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING” and dated “4 AUG 83”, hinge…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30214
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green issue 1 1/2d Colour trial in pale grey on imperforate white watermarked paper, mint hr, a little discolouration, fine and scarce,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30215
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green 1 1/2d imperforate colour trial in orange-brown on gummed, white, watermarked paper, very fine and scarce (SG from £2’100)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30216
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green 1 1/2d imperf. colour trial in dull green on watermarked paper, part og, paper impurity at lower right, corner crease at top left,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30217
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-84 Lilac & Green issue De La Rue 3d die proof in black on white glazed card (92x60mm), dated “13 JUN 83” and endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING”, cut into…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30218
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883-4 Lilac & green Issue 1s De La Rue die proof in black on glazed card, endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING” and dated “15 AUG 83”, fine and scarce (SG £2’400)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP