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Stamp of Great Britain » 1839 Treasury Competition A selection of 5 different Charles Whiting essays,

Lot 207045

Great Britain » 1839 Treasury Competition
Charles Whiting essays, a selection of 5 different including Post Office Permit in black each cut out of a larger piece from a pamphlet or periodical,…
Retail price: 1’800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1841 (Mar 19) entire letter (reduced) from Hitchin

Lot 209077

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 (Mar 19) entire letter (reduced) from Hitchin to Cape of Good Hope, bearing 1840 1d. black, pl. 5, AK (defective), paying the inland postage, rated…
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (May 8) 1d. Mulready letter sheet, from London

Lot 207798

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (May 8) 1d Mulready letter sheet, from London to Exmouth then re-directed to Teignmouth on May 10 (first Sunday) showing re-direction fee “P1” in…
Retail price: 5’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (May 10) 1d. Mulready letter sheet, A27, from

Lot 207796

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (May 10) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A27, from Lincoln to Holbeach, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the red Maltese cross, showing neat…
Retail price: 4’500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (May 10) 1d. Mulready letter sheet, A54, from

Lot 207823

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (May 10) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A54, from Leamington to Ramsgate, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the red Maltese cross, vertical fold…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (May 25) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A69,

Lot 208888

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (May 25) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A69, from Manchester to Whitchurch, additionally bearing 1840 1d black pl. 2 CB, good margins all round,…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (Jul 11) 1d. Mulready letter sheet, A23, to Maidstone,

Lot 207801

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Jul 11) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A23, sent to Maidstone, a beautifully hand coloured example neatly cancelled by red Maltese cross to the…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (Sep 26) 1d. letter sheet, A234,  from Charing

Lot 207938

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Sep 26) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A234, from Charing Cross to Navan, Ireland, beautifully hand coloured and neatly cancelled by a fine strike…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (Oct 12) 1d. Mulready letter sheet, A7, from Banbridge

Lot 207819

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Oct 12) 1d Mulready letter sheet, stereo A7, from Banbridge via Belfast and Edinburgh to Blair Athol, uprated by a 1d black pl.2 LK, each cancelled…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 1d. advertising letter sheet (forme 5 A23), with

Lot 206670

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1843 (Jun 28) 1d Mulready advertising letter sheet (forme 5 A23), with printed advert for the “Atlas Insurance Company” from London to Leeds dated Ju 28…
Retail price: 1’080 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures U.S.A: 1840 facsimile of the 1d. letter sheet, produced

Lot 207943

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
U.S.A: 1840 facsimile of the 1d letter sheet, produced as an essay for presentation to the U.S. Senate, in conjunction with “Mr Websters resolution dated…
Retail price: 7’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 2d. Mulready letter sheet (a96), a very fine unused

Lot 207072

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 2d Mulready letter sheet, stereo a96, a very fine unused example, the top flap with very fresh mint examples of the worlds first three postage stamps…
Retail price: 16’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (25 July) Humes comic Envelope no 1, "Britannia

Lot 207078

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Jul 25) Humes comic Envelope no 1, “Britannia Seated on Egg” to the Isle of Wight, bearing 1840 1d. black pl. 4, JC (touched at left), neatly tied…
Retail price: 9’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 Southgate no 3 envelope from Moffatt to Lockerbie,

Lot 207076

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Aug) Southgate no.3 envelope from Moffatt to Lockerbie bearing 1840 1d black pl.6 JJ placed centrally, with good to very large margins showing a…
Retail price: 7’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1840 (Nov 17) 1d. Fores's Musical envelope from Darlington

Lot 207826

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1840 (Nov 17) 1d Fores’s Musical envelope from Darlington to bath cancelled at upper right by a fine strike of the “Heighington / Penny Post” handstamp…
Retail price: 2’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures 1841 (Nov 14) Fores Coaching envelope No 6 from Exeter

Lot 207067

Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1841 (Nov 14) Fores Coaching envelope No 6 from Exeter to Crediton, bearing 1841 1d red-brown from black pl.9 OI, just touched on two sides, neatly tied…
Retail price: 5’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints 1840 Paper and Gum Trials, two Pieces of  paper marked

Lot 207061

Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints
1840 Paper and Gum Trials, two Pieces of paper marked in manuscript “dg 26lb/ La Po (large post)” indicating the weight of paper and dark gum the other…
Retail price: 2’500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints 1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam

Lot 207965

Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints
1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam stamps, 8 proof impressions (one impression covered by another) as struck from the small plate of six…
Retail price: 4’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints 1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam

Lot 207967

Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints
1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam stamps, 11 impressions as struck from the small plate of six incomplete impressions of the New south…
Retail price: 2’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints 1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam

Lot 207969

Great Britain » Line Engraved Essays, Plate Proofs, Colour Trials and Reprints
1870 April- May colour trials for the 1/2d. bantam stamps, a single impression as struck from the small plate of six incomplete impressions of the New…
Retail price: 1’800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 1a, BF, close to good margins,

Lot 206807

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl. 1a, BF, close to good margins, used on entire letter from Sheffield to Birmingham, dated My 7. 1840 the second day of issue, neatly…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 (May 24 used on the 3rd Sunday) entire letter

Lot 207025

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (May 24 used on the 3rd Sunday) entire letter from Dublin to London, bearing 1840 1d. black, pl. 1a, IF, with good to enormous margins placed at the…
Retail price: 2’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl.1a, JK, good to very large margins

Lot 206796

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl.1a, JK, good to very large margins all round, neatly cancelled by a good strike of a Magenta Maltese cross; very rare so fine. Cert…
Retail price: 1’350 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 1b, LI, close to very large margins,

Lot 206808

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl. 1b, LI, close to very large margins, tied to Parliamentary proceedings wrapper from Harling to the Bishop of Norwich by black Maltese…
Retail price: 3’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl.2, KB, good to large margins all

Lot 206793

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl.2, KB, good to large margins all round, neatly tied to piece of cover from Ireland to Paris by a complete almost upright strike of the…
Retail price: 600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl.2, KC, good to large margins all

Lot 206797

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl.2, KC, good to large margins all round, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the distinctive Plymouth Maltese cross in black; very scarce….
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 3, IK, used on printed form "A

Lot 207034

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Nov 27) Printed matter “A form of Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the safe delivery of the Queen, and the happy birth of a Princess”, with 1d black…
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black,  Pl. 3, NE, large balance margins all

Lot 206721

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, Pl. 3, NE, large balance margins all round used locally on entire letter dated “Aug. 4. 40” neatly cancelled by a fine strike of the red…
Retail price: 500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 (Dec 10) envelope from Edinburgh to Perth, bearing

Lot 208061

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Dec 10) envelope from Edinburgh to Perth, bearing 1840 1d. black pl.4 ED, separated by tearing, tied by “HANOVER STREET” straight line scots local;…
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 4, JK, good to large margins, used

Lot 207036

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Sep 19) Printed matter “A Statement of the number of prisoners committed to the house of corrections Wakefield”, with 1840 1d black pl.4 JK, good…
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 (Jul 7) part entire letter used locally in Gloucester,

Lot 207829

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Jul 7) part entire letter used locally in Gloucester, bearing 1840 1d black pl.4 NH, placed sideways (contrary to regulations) with very close to…
Retail price: 2’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 (Dec 31) printed double letter sheet from London

Lot 208062

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Dec 31) printed double letter sheet from London to Sheffield, bearing 1d black pl.5 GD, with large balanced margins, neatly tied by a fine strike…
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 5, IL, placed at lower left corner

Lot 206806

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl. 5, IL, placed at lower left corner of a tiny envelope contrary to regulations with no decipherable postal markings; just tied by a…
Retail price: 270 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 (Nov. 20) "POST Magazine to Bristol, bearing 1840

Lot 207028

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 (Nov. 20) “POST Magazine” to Bristol, bearing 1840 1d. black pl.5 TK, with good to very large margins, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the red…
Retail price: 2’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 6, RC- RF horizontal strip of four,

Lot 206809

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d black pl. 6 RC- RF horizontal strip of four, used on entire letter to Warwickshire dated Oct 17 1840, neatly cancelled by good strikes of the red…
Retail price: 3’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1841 1d Red-brown, black pl. 8, AD, with four close

Lot 207983

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 1d Red-brown from black pl.8 AD, with four close to large margins, neatly cancelled by a large part strike of a red Maltese Cross, fine and very…
Retail price: 1’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1841 (Feb 12) Valentine entire from Belfast to Ballyclare, bearing 1840 1d black GD

Lot 207029

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 (Feb 12) Valentine entire from Belfast to Ballyclare, bearing 1840 1d black pl.8 AG, with good margins on three sides (just touched at left and corner…
Retail price: 1’300 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1842 (Nov 14) entire letter from Sheffield to Rotherham,

Lot 207834

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1842 (Nov 14) entire letter from Sheffield to Rotherham, bearing an 1840 1d black pl.9 FI, fraudulently reused and marked in manuscript “Old Stamp” defacing…
Retail price: 3’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1841 (Mar. 20) entire letter ex the Horrocks miller

Lot 207027

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 (Mar. 20) entire letter ex the Horrocks miller correspondence from Manchester to Preston, bearing 1840 1d. black, pl. 9, KL, with good to very large…
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11 1840 1d. black, pl. 11, SK (roller flaw), good margins

Lot 206811

Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d. black, pl. 11, SK (roller flaw), good margins all round, tied to entire letter from Liverpool to London then re-directed to Kenilworth by a good…
Retail price: 2’700 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 1, BG-BH pair, good tolarge margins

Lot 206726

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d blue pl.1 BG-BH pair, good to large margins all round, each neatly cancelled by a good strike of the red Maltese cross; an exceptional, fresh and…
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 1, EI, good to very large margins

Lot 206723

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d blue pl.1 EI, good to very large margins all round, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the Ruby Maltese cross of Aberdeen, a wonderfully fresh…
Retail price: 1’800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 1, FK-GL block of four, good to

Lot 206736

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. blue, Pl. 1, FK-GL block of four, good to very large margins all round, neatly cancelled by a good strikes of the red Maltese cross; a few small…
Retail price: 4’500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1842 (Nov 7) entire letter to Preston, bearing 1840

Lot 207847

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1842 (Nov 7) entire letter to Preston, bearing 1840 2d. blue pl.1 LJ in combination with 1841 2d blue pl.3 SK, paying the 4d rate up to 2oz, each with…
Retail price: 7’250 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue, pl. 1, TA, large to enormous margins

Lot 206985

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d blue pl.1 TA, large to enormous margins showing portion of the adjoining stamp at right, used on entire letter from London to Ironbridge dated…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 2, AK, good to very large margins

Lot 206732

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. blue, Pl. 2, AK, good to very large margins all round, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the black Maltese cross; fine and most attractive….
Retail price: 360 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1842 (Jan 8) entire letter from London with 1840 2d deep blue pl.2 pair in combination with 1841 1d red-brown

Lot 207019

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1842 (Jan 8) entire letter from London to Somerset, bearing 1840 2d deep blue pl.2 DD-DE horizontal pair in combination with 1841 1d red-brown pl. 17 IL,…
Retail price: 7’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 2, EA-EL complete row of 12 with

Lot 206741

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d blue pl.2 EA-EL complete row of 12 with margins mostly all round, neatly cancelled by a black Maltese crosses; small faults as to be expected with…
Retail price: 18’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. deep blue, pl. 2, GJ-GL, large to enormous

Lot 206994

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. deep blue, pl. 2, GJ-GL, large to enormous margins showing portion of the adjoining stamp at lower left, used on entire from Dundee to Edinburgh…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. deep blue,  Pl. 2, LE-LH strip of four, good

Lot 206725

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. deep blue, Pl. 2, LE-LH strip of four, good to very large margins all round, each neatly cancelled by a good strike of the Black Maltese cross;…
Retail price: 2’700 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue, pl. 2, MI, large balanced margins all

Lot 206981

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. blue, pl. 2, MI, large balanced margins all round, used on Money letter Registered from Mildenhall to Norwich, dated Fe 3 1842, cancelled by a…
Retail price: 1’100 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. blue,  Pl. 2, PL, marginal example from the

Lot 206733

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. blue, Pl. 2, PL, marginal example from the right of the sheet showing small part inscription, good to very large margins on other sides, neatly…
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number) 1840 2d. deep blue, pl. 2, QE-QJ horizontal strip of

Lot 207010

Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d. deep blue, pl. 2, QE-QJ horizontal strip of five, good to very large margins showing portion of the adjoining stamp at right, used on entire letter…
Retail price: 4’500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 1d Red 1841 1d Red-brown, Pl.15, PD, close to good margins,

Lot 207980

Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
1841 1d red-brown pl.15 PD, close to good margins, cancelled by a good strike of a red Maltese Cross, fine and scarce; cert. RPS (1979).
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 1d Red 1841 1d. red selection of three miniature covers including

Lot 207998

Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
1843-44, group of three miniature covers including one mourning envelope each bearing a good example of the 1d red and neatly tied by black Maltese cross,…
Retail price: 180 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 1d Red 1841 1d. red, QG, with good to very large margins,

Lot 207985

Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
1843 (Jun 29) entire with 1841 1d red QG, good to very large margins, neatly cancelled by fine strike of the number “10” in black Maltese cross, scarce.
Retail price: 220 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 1d Red 1848 (Dec. 5) entire letter from Wolsingham to Weardale,

Lot 207993

Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
1848 (Dec 5) entire letter from Wolsingham to Weardale, bearing 1841 red neatly tied a light strike of the “WOLSINGHAM” undated circular town stamp in…
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 1d Red 1851 (Dec. 22) envelope from Lampeter to London, bearing

Lot 207992

Great Britain » 1841 1d Red
1851 (Dec 22) envelope from Lampeter to London, bearing 1841 1d red pl. 117 PF, neatly cancelled by green “434” numeral cancel with matching ds on reverse,…
Retail price: 800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue 1841 2d. blue, Pl. 3, PI, large balanced margins all

Lot 206744

Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue
1841 2d. blue, Pl. 3, PI, large balanced margins all round, superbly cancelled by a red Maltese cross in dark red; an exceptional example of this major…
Retail price: 9’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue 1845 (Mar 4) entire letter from Totteridge to Belgium,

Lot 207861

Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue
1845 (Mar 4) entire letter from Totteridge to Belgium, bearing 1841 2d blue horizontal strip of four, pair and two singles, neatly cancelled by good strikes…
Retail price: 4’500 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue 1849 (May 9) entire letter from London to Cardiff,

Lot 207849

Great Britain » 1841 2d Blue
1849 (May 9) entire letter from London to Cardiff, bearing an irregular block of five 1841 2d blue pl.3, with an additional 1841 1d red-brown “completing…
Retail price: 1’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1850 1d. red brown, PG perf. 16 by Henry Archer, large

Lot 207979

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1850 1d red brown PG perf.16 by Henry Archer, large part original gum, a fresh and well centred example; cert Brandon (2017).
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1854 1d. red-brown, perf. 16, neatly cancelled by a

Lot 207988

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854 1d red-brown perf. 16, neatly cancelled by a good strike of the black Maltese cross, fine; cert. Eichele (2010).
Retail price: 180 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1855 1d. orange red-brown, NG, Pl. 9, Alphabet 2, superb

Lot 206671

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1855, 1d orange red-brown pl.9 NG, alphabet 2, superb mint o.g. showing the merest trace of hinge on reverse, scarce so fine; copy of cert. RPS (1997)…
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1855 2d. blue, pl. 5, DA-EB, mint OG block of four

Lot 207954

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1855 2d blue pl. 5 DA/EB mint o.g. block of four showing major re-entry on DB, a very fresh, rare and attractive multiple (S.G. £16’000).
Retail price: 2’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1854-57 1d. red brown, pl. 35, EA-FB Marginal inscription

Lot 207978

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854-57 1d red-brown pl. 35 EA-FB marginal inscription block of four from the left of the sheet, overprinted “SPECIMEN” type 2, large part o.g, the paper…
Retail price: 1’100 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1854-57 1d. red brown, pl. 40, IC, die II, neatly cancelled

Lot 207976

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854-57 1d red-brown pl.40 IC, die II, neatly cancelled by an almost complete upright strike of a dark blue Maltese cross, fine and very rare; cert. BPA…
Retail price: 680 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1858-76 2d. deep blue, pl. 13, TC-TD horizontal pair,

Lot 207957

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1858-76 2d deep blue pl.13 TC-TD mint horizontal pair variety imperforate, rare; cert Brandon (2020) (S.G. Spec G3e £15’000).
Retail price: 1’800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved 1870 1 1/2d. rose red singles (2) and vert. pair on cover, with the pair showing the variety OP-PC error

Lot 207974

Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1870 1 1/2d rose-red (2) and vert. pair on cover, with the pair showing the variety OP-PC error, neatly tied by “86” in black diamond of bars cancels to…
Retail price: 6’300 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed 1847-54 Embossed 6d. purple, good margins (close in

Lot 207947

Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
1847-54 Embossed 6d purple, good margins (close in two places), mint with small part o.g., fine and rare; cert. Brandon (2021) (S.G. £19’500).
Retail price: 1’450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed 1847-54 Embossed 6d purple used block of four with

Lot 207945

Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
1847-54 Embossed 6d purple used block of four with margins all around, each cancelled by a black “837” numerals, creased near the impressions though exceedingly…
Retail price: 3’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-80 Large Uncoloured Corner Letters, Wmk Spray of Rose 1870 3d. die proof in mauve on white matt card 60x90mm.

Lot 207917

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-80 Large Uncoloured Corner Letters, Wmk Spray of Rose
1870 3d die proof in mauve on white matt card, 60x90mm, produced by De La Rue for the 1870 International exhibition; very rare with only one or two examples…
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-80 Large Uncoloured Corner Letters, Wmk Spray of Rose 1873 9d. die proof (type B) in orange yellow on white

Lot 207911

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-80 Large Uncoloured Corner Letters, Wmk Spray of Rose
1873 9d die proof (type B) in orange yellow on white glazed card 90x60mm produced by De La Rue for the proposed but subsequently abandoned issue with coloured…
Retail price: 1’100 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values 1867 5/- Rose, AF, pl.4, a magnificent marginal imprimatur

Lot 208005

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values
1867 5s rose pl.4 AF, a magnificent marginal imprimatur from the top of the sheet showing small part inscription, mint n.h. (mounted in the margin only),…
Retail price: 16’200 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values 1874 5/- rose, Pl.2, AB, fine mint, OG

Lot 206683

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values
1874, 5s rose pl.2 AB, mint o.g., a fine and fresh example of this scarce high value (S.G. £9’500).
Retail price: 2’700 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values 1867-83 5/- rose on blued paper, pl.4, GD, a superb

Lot 207873

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1867-83 High Values
1867-83 5s rose pl.4 GD on blued paper, a superb mint o.g. example with strong vibrant colour, very rare so fine; cert. Brandon (2007).
Retail price: 9’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac 1880 2d. die proof printed in black on glazed card

Lot 206690

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac
1880 2d De La Rue die proof printed in black on glazed card (92x60mm), endorsed “before hardening” in red and dated 27 Jul 80 in blue, scarce.
Retail price: 360 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac 1881 1d. colour trial in deep olive (die 2), a very

Lot 206693

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac
1881 1d colour trial in deep olive (die 2), a very fine perforated example on gummed crown watermark paper, scarce.
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 2/6d. Lilac, CF, on blued paper mint

Lot 207880

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 2s6d lilac CF on blued paper, mint o.g. example, fine; cert Brandon (2017) (S.G. £6’000).
Retail price: 630 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883 2/6d. die proof in black on glazed card (92x60mm)

Lot 206695

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883 2s6d De La Rue die proof in black on glazed card (92x60mm), endorsed “BEFORE STRIKING” and dated “13 APR 83”, scarce.
Retail price: 720 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 5/- rose, CE, on blued paper; unused with large

Lot 207203

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 5s rose CE on blued paper mint with large part o.g., a lovely fresh example of this very rare stamp; cert. BPA. (2015) (S.G. £12’500).
Retail price: 5’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 5/- rose, HB, on blued paper, a fine used example,

Lot 207881

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 5s rose HB on blued paper, a fine used example neatly cancelled by a Chiswick cds; cert Brandon (2022) (S.G. £4’000).
Retail price: 450 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 10/- ultramarine, CE, on blued paper; unused

Lot 207206

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 10s ultramarine CE on blued paper mint with large part o.g. (disturbed), a lovely example of this very rare stamp; cert. Brandon (2022) (S.G. £40’000).
Retail price: 4’000 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 10/- Ultramarine, HE, very fine mint NH, two

Lot 207891

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 10s ultramarine HE mint n.h., two yellow spots on reverse not affecting the wonderfully fresh appearance, very fine (S.G. £2’250 for hinged).
Retail price: 1’350 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 10/- Pale Ultramarine, HH, a fine mint NH (mounted

Lot 207896

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 10s pale ultramarine HH, mint n.h. (mounted in the margin only) example from the upper right corner of the sheet, fine and scarce (S.G. £2’500…
Retail price: 900 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values 1883-84 10/- Pale Ultramarine, FC, large part OG, two

Lot 207895

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883-84 10s pale ultramarine FC, mint large part o.g., two tone spots on reverse not affecting the fine appearance, scarce (S.G. £2’500).
Retail price: 360 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue 1883 1 1/2d. die proof in black on glazed card 90x60mm,

Lot 207906

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 Lilac & Green Issue
1883 1 1/2d die proof in black on glazed card 90x60mm, stamped “BEFORE HARDENING” in black and dated “4 AUG 83” in blue black; fine and scarce.
Retail price: 290 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green 1887-1900 Jubilee issue 1/ dull green; a superb used

Lot 207274

Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1887-1900 Jubilee Issue & 1891 £1 Green
1887-1900 Jubilee issue 1s dull green in a superb used block of 16, with each stamp neatly cancelled by fine strikes of “AYR/MR 16/97” cds, a fresh and…
Retail price: 360 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » 1854-1900 Postal History of the Perforated Line Engraved and Surface Printed Issues 1883 (May 8) The London Banking Association envelope

Lot 207920

Great Britain » 1854-1900 Postal History of the Perforated Line Engraved and Surface Printed Issues
1883 (May 8) The London Banking Association envelope from London to Paris, bearing 1873-80 4d grey-brown pl.17 and 6d grey pl.18, neatly tied by good strikes…
Retail price: 360 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues 1902-10 De La Rue 1/- pair and £1 green, neatly tied

Lot 207929

Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1902-10 De La Rue Issues
1902-10 De La Rue 1s pair and £1 green, neatly tied to small piece by good strikes of “JERSEY/NO 11/05”, attractive.
Retail price: 400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues 1911-13 2/6d. greyish purple, a magnificent mint NH

Lot 207925

Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911-13, 2s6d greyish purple, a magnificent mint n.h. block of six, lovely fresh colour, a very rare multiple in this shade; cert. RPS (1974).
Retail price: 5’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues 1911 £1 deep green, a very fine and fresh mint NH

Lot 206707

Great Britain » King Edward VII » 1911-13 Somerset House Issues
1911, £1 deep green mint n.h.example from the lower right corner of the sheet showing “date cut”, very fine and fresh (S.G. £3’000 for mint n.h.).
Retail price: 1’150 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1913 Waterlow 2/6d. imperf. colour trial in black on

Lot 207174

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1913 Waterlow 2s6d imperf. colour trial in black on thin wove paper, fine and scarce.
Retail price: 1’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1913 Waterlow 10/- indigo (intense shade); fine mint

Lot 207158

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1913 Waterlow 10s indigo (intense shade) mint n.h., very fine; cert. Brandon for original pair (2005).
Retail price: 1’100 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1913 Waterlow £1 green, a superbly fresh mint NH example,

Lot 207184

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1913 Waterlow £1 green mint n.h., centred slightly to top, a superbly fresh example (S.G. £3’750).
Retail price: 1’600 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1913 Waterlow 2s6d deep sepia brown, 5s rose carmine,

Lot 207140

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1913 Waterlow 2s6d deep sepia brown, 5s rose carmine, 10s indigo blue and £1 green, each overprinted “SPECIMEN” in black and “COLONIAS” in violet; a fine…
Retail price: 1’800 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1915 De La Rue 2/6d.Reddish (Chestnut) brown; unused

Lot 207199

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1915 De La Rue 2s6d reddish (chestnut) brown mint o.g., fine; cert. Brandon (2016).
Retail price: 630 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1915 De La Rue 2/6d. very deep brown; fine used . Cert

Lot 207189

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1915 De La Rue 2s6d very deep brown, fine used, cert. Brandon (2022).
Retail price: 270 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1915 De La Rue 2/6d. very deep brown intense shade,

Lot 207156

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1915 De La Rue 2s6d very deep brown intense shade, a superb mint n.h. marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, variety watermark inverted, a…
Retail price: 3’400 GBP
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Stamp of Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues 1915 De La Rue 2/6d. Cinnamon brown; fresh mint with

Lot 207192

Great Britain » King George V » 1913-19 Seahorse Issues
1915 De La Rue 2s6d cinnamon brown mint o.g, fine and fresh example of this scarce shade; cert. Brandon (2022).
Retail price: 900 GBP
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