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

22 lots
Lot 30219
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1884ca. De La Rue 3d die proof essay for an unissued design, lettered HB, in black on white glazed card (92x61mm), attractive and scarce
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30220
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee Issue 1/2d to 1s (both 1/2d and 1s) basic mint nh set of 14, very fine and fresh (SG £950)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30221
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887 Jubilee 1/2d De La Rue die proof in black on white glazed card (92x60mm) endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING” and dated “5 FEB 1886”, very fine and scarce,…
Estimate: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 30222
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887 1/2d Vermilion with “PEARS’ SOAP” advertising underprint in orange in marginal block of four, gum unmounted, lightly hinged on the face of two stamps,…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30223
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 1 1/2d purple & green with “CANCELLED” type 14 overprint, mint og, very fine (SG £1’250)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30224
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 2d colour trial with head plate in purple and duty tablet in bright purple, mint with only small trace of hinge, very fine (SG…
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30225
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 2d colour trial with head plate in purple and duty tablet in bottle green, mint hr, fine (SG £1’000)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30226
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 2d colour trial with head plate in purple and duty tablet in orange, mint og, very fine, produced in 1899 by De La Rue as a colour…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30227
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee Issue 2d green & red with INVERTED WATERMARK, mint lh, very fine, ex “Verus” (SG £1’200)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30228
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887 Jubilee 2 1/2d purple on blue with “CANCELLED” type 14 overprint, mint og, very fine and scarce (SG Spec. K31t, £1’250)
Estimate: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 30229
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1892 4 1/2d Colour trial in the issued colours with the head plate in grey-green and the duty plate in carmine with “SPECIMEN” type 13 overprint, on…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 30230
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 5d dull purple and blue DIE I mint nh, very fine with fresh colours (SG £1’100)
Estimate: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 30231
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee Issue 6d hand painted essay in red brown on buff card with details of the design in grey, affixed to a piece of white card (25x 32mm),…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 GBP
Lot 30232
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887 Jubilee Issue 6d De La Rue die proof of the accepted design in black on white glazed card (60x35mm), endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING” and dated 17 MAY…
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30233
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee Issue 9d dull purple and blue mint nh lower right corner marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30234
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee Issue 10d dull purple & deep dull carmine mint nh top right corner marginal horizontal pair, very fine and fresh, bright colour of this…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 30235
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 1s colour trial in yellow on crown watermarked, gummed paper, couple of small faint bends, very fine and scarce, produced as proposed…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30236
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 1s colour trial in slate on crown watermarked, gummed paper, only faintest trace of a hinge, very fine and scarce, produced…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30237
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1891 £1 Green HB mint with very faint trace of a hinge, very fine (SG £3’500)
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30238
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1891 £1 Green AA with crisp Belfast SE 17 95 cds, very fine (SG £800)
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30239
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1900 Jubilee 1/2d colour trial in blue-green (issued colour) on unwatermarked paper, mint og, very fine (SG from £2’750)
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 30240
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1900 (Aug 3) Envelope from London to France bearing 1881 1d lilac, 1900 1/2d green, 1887 5d dull purple & blue die II, 1890 10d dull purple & carmine and…
Estimate: 400 – 600 GBP