fbpx
Lot 90000
Great Britain » 1840 Mulreadys & Caricatures
1841 (Sep 19) 1d Mulready envelope, stereo A155, cancelled by black MC with « Hollinsgreen / Penny Post » hs and Leeds arrival cds adjacent, reverse with…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 90001
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.1a LF with good margins and crisp black MC, very fine
Estimation: 190 – 240 GBP
Lot 90002
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.1b DF with close to good margins tied by crisp red MC to 1841 (Jul 27) wrapper sent within London with « T. P. / Tottenham Ct. Rd. S….
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90003
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1841 1d Red pl.1b (black plates) with fine to large margins, black MC, fine
Estimation: 70 – 90 GBP
Lot 90004
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.1b TC with close to huge margins, crisp red MC, light internal paper wrinkle, very fine, signed Knopke
Estimation: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 90005
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.2 CF with close to good margins, smudgy red MC, fine
Estimation: 100 – 120 GBP
Lot 90006
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.4 AJ with fine to large margins, red MC, fine
Estimation: 110 – 140 GBP
Lot 90007
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.4 GH with fine to good margins, crisp red MC, very fine, signed Knopke
Estimation: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 90008
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.4 GL with close to huge margins, light red MC, very fine, signed Knopke
Estimation: 100 – 130 GBP
Lot 90009
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.5 QI with good to very good margins tied smudgy red MC to 1840 (Sep 9) wrapper from Newark to London, despatch cds below, arrival bs,…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90010
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.5 CH with good to very good margins, crisp black MC, very fine
Estimation: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 90011
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.6 AC with good to very good margins, crisp red MC, faint trace of corner crease at lower right, superb looking stamp
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90012
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.6 IB-IC pair with good to large margins with neat MAGENTA MCs, very fine and scarce, cert. Brandon (1993) (SG AS41vd, £6’000)
Estimation: 1’000 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 90013
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.6 RI with fine to good margins, light red MC, thin, fine appearance
Estimation: 90 – 110 GBP
Lot 90014
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.9 BB second state provisional black print with the O flaw repaired, with fine to good margins, neat black MC, very fine and very rare…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 90015
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.9 LB with close to very good margins with check letter B showing double letter variety, black MC, very fine
Estimation: 110 – 140 GBP
Lot 90016
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.10 GJ with fine to good margins, black MC, very fine
Estimation: 190 – 240 GBP
Lot 90017
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black pl.11 DF, fine to large margins, tied by black MC on 1841 (Feb 26) entire from Halifax (Yorkshire) to Colne, reverse with despatch ds, the…
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’500 GBP
Lot 90018
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Red pl.11 EF (from the black plates) with fine to good margins tied by crisp black MC to 1841 (Sep 20) letter sheet from Delft to Manchester, with…
Estimation: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 90019
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Red pl.11 HG (from the black plates) with good even margins tied by crisp black MC to 1841 (Aug 7) wrapper from Bogroy (Inverness-shire) to Edinburgh,…
Estimation: 70 – 100 GBP
Lot 90020
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Red pl.11 collection of 21 covers, 1 part cover & 3 pieces, with 13 of the covers with four margined examples, incl. cover turned inside out and…
Estimation: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 90021
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black group of four covers, one with four margin 1d from Louth, two with three margins (one with tear) and one with repaired black which doesn’t…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90022
Great Britain » 1840 1d Black and 1d Red plates 1a to 11
1840 1d Black group of three covers, one 1840 (Dec) from London with 3 margin 1d, one 1841 (Feb) from Pewsey with 3 margin 1d and one from London with…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90023
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue pl.1 GH with inverted watermark, close to good margins, bright red MC, very fine
Estimation: 1’000 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 90024
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue pl.1 LJ-LL strip of three on small piece, cut into at left and right, vert. crease on LL, neat black MCs, attractive multiple
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90025
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue with very good to large very margins, neat red MC, superb looking stamp
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90026
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue pl.2 BE-BF with BF just touched at lower left, tied by black MCs to 1842 (Feb 22) lettersheet from Barmoor (Northumberland), reverse with…
Estimation: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 90027
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Dark Blue pl.1 AB-BC pair, very close to good margins (small tear at lower right of AC, cancelled by black MCs on 1841 (Feb 18) envelope to Edinburgh,…
Estimation: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 90028
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue pl.2 QC-QF strip of four with neat black MCs, cut into at left and scissor cuts at top right of QE and top of QF, some creases and a couple…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90029
Great Britain » 1840 2d Blue (ordered by plate number)
1840 2d Blue pl.2 TG with close to good margins with « 447 » 1844-type numeral of Leeds, tiny nick at lower right clear of frameline, fine and scarce (SG…
Estimation: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 90030
Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
1847-54 10d Brown embossed with good even margins, crisp « 466 » numeral, hinge thin at top, fine appearance (SG £3’200)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90031
Great Britain » 1847-54 Embossed
1847-54 10d Brown embossed, 3 margins, tied to 1851 (Jul 14) wrapper from London to Italy by London district office numeral, « INSUFFICIENTLY STAMPED » hs…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90032
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1856 1d Red BISECT on small piece tied by London district office « 78 » numeral, probably removed from a cover paying the 10 1/2d rate to Denmark (or possibly…
Estimation: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 90033
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854 Large Crown wmk 1d red-brown pl.5 perf.16 pair with GREEN « 186 » numerals of Dublin, fine, cert. RPS (2008)
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90034
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1854 Large Crown wmk 1d red-brown pl.46 oerf.14 horiz. strip of three with BUNCRANA (Ireland) cds in blue, fine, cert. BPA (2006) (which incorrectly states…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90035
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1856 Large Crown wmk 2d blue pl.6 in block of four with light « 575 » numerals of Norwich, horiz. crease at foot, fine appearance (SG £1’100)
Estimation: 160 – 200 GBP
Lot 90036
Great Britain » 1854-70 Perforated Line Engraved
1870 1/2d Rose-Red pl.10 PN-SW mint block of 40 with SPECIMEN type 9 ovpt, some perf separation and reinforced between SS & ST, very fine and rare multiple,…
Estimation: 700 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 90037
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1862 1s Green with « K in circle » variety, with neat London district office « 90 » numeral leaving variety clear, trimmed wing margin at right, a few…
Estimation: 420 – 500 GBP
Lot 90038
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1862 1s Green with « K in circle » variety, with neat London district office « N. E. / 19 » numeral leaving variety clear, trimmed wing margin at right,…
Estimation: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 90039
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1877 Wrapper thought to be sent from Buenos Aires with pencil ms notation inside, forwarded from Manchester by Stewart Thomson & Co with their forwarding…
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90040
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 5s Rose pl.4 on blued paper with « 498 » numeral of Manchester, tiny thin at top right, fine and scarce (SG £4’800)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90041
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor 10s grey-green on blued paper, partial registered barred oval cancels, pressed horiz. crease, fine appearance (SG £5’200)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90042
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor 5s rose on white paper, neat « L1 » Mark Lane hexagonal ds, vert. creasing and some minor soiling, fine appearance
Estimation: 380 – 440 GBP
Lot 90043
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor 10s FORGERY on watermarked and gummed paper, small thin spot, attractive example of this recognised forgery
Estimation: 220 – 300 GBP
Lot 90044
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1867-83 Wmk Anchor £5 orange CI with crisp Sheffield cds, some minor toning on reverse, a superb looking example (SG £4’750)
Estimation: 2’200 – 2’600 GBP
Lot 90045
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1873-80 2 1/2d Rose Mauve with error of lettering LH-FL (for LH-HL), neat Scottish numeral, fine and rare (SG £2’750)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90046
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1880-83 2 1/2d Blue pl.23 mint og, one perf. toned on reverse, fine and fresh (SG £450)
Estimation: 110 – 140 GBP
Lot 90047
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1880-83 3d Rose pl.21 mint og, some toned gum at top, paper flaw on cheek (SG £500)
Estimation: 150 – 180 GBP
Lot 90048
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1882 (Jan 18) Envelope from London to HAWAII with 1880 4d grey-brown pl.17 tied by London E. C. squared circles, top left corner portion of cover missing…
Estimation: 200 – 240 GBP
Lot 90049
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1880-81 Provisional Issue and 1881 1d Lilac
1880 5d Indigo pl.1. imprimatur line perf 14., taken from the « Before and After the Stamp Committee » De La Rue presentation book, large part og, very fine…
Estimation: 750 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 90050
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883 2s6d Lilac on blued paper with SPECIMEN type 9 ovpt, tiny corner perf. bend at lower right, fine and fresh (SG £600)
Estimation: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 90051
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 5s Rose on blued paper, central Leicester cds, small crayon mark at top left, one short perf at top, fine appearance and scarce (SG £4’000)
Estimation: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 90052
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed » 1883-84 & 1888 High Values
1883 5s Crimson HH with SPECIMEN type 9 ovpt, couple of gum creases and tiny tone spots on the gum otherwise fine (SG £450)
Estimation: 70 – 90 GBP
Lot 90053
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 10s Ultramarine with Edinburgh cds, couple of horiz. creases at foot (SG £525)
Estimation: 110 – 140 GBP
Lot 90054
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 10s Pale Ultramarine mint nh, well centred, very fine (SG £2’500)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90055
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Crowns £1 brown-lilac with barred cancels leaving profile clear, faint abrasion at lower right, pressed vertical crease and trace of a horiz….
Estimation: 260 – 320 GBP
Lot 90056
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Crown £1 brown-lilac with Oxford cds and boxed cancels, vert. crease and light horiz. crease at right, slight stain on « £ » (SG £3’000)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90057
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1884 Wmk Orbs £1 brown-lilac with barred oval cancels, some red pencil marks, pressed vert. crease otherwise fine (SG £4’500)
Estimation: 400 – 600 GBP
Lot 90058
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949)
INCOMING: 1885 (Nov 2) Envelope from London to the USS Omaha in Shanghai, China, with 1883-84 5d green tied by Charing Cross squared circle, Hong Kong…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90059A
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883-84 9d Green mint lh with inverted watermark, tiny wrinkle otherwise very fine and fresh (SG £2’000)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90059
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883 6d Green mint nh, fine and fresh (SG £625)
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90060
Ireland » GB Used In Ireland
1891 £1 Green with neat DUBLIN / SORTING OFFICE cds, couple of internal creases, fine appearance (SG £800)
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 90061
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1891 £1 Green with Jersey rubber parcel cancel, pressed diagonal crease, fine appearance
Estimation: 120 – 150 GBP
Lot 90062
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1891 £1 Green with crisp Charing Cross cds, faint corner bend and tiny internal crease, very fine appearance (SG £800)
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90063
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1900 1s Green & Carmine-Pink, mint nh, fine, a distinctive and recognised shade, cert. Trevor Harris (2008)
Estimation: 90 – 110 GBP
Lot 90064
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)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90065
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1902 DLR 1d intense blood red mint nh, very fine example of this rare shade, cert. Trevor Harris (2015)
Estimation: 600 – 700 GBP
Lot 90066
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1902-10 2s6d, 5s, 10s and £1 mint og, the £1 with corner crease and some minor gum tone spots, otherwise fine
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90067
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1902-10 2s6d, 5s, 10s and £1 with SPECIMEN ovpt, the 2s6d with large part og and the 5s, 10s and £1 with part og, fine (SG £2’700)
Estimation: 800 – 1’000 GBP
Lot 90068A
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1902-10 £1 Green with Guersney cds, a few faint tone spots and corner perf. bend at top left, slight overall toning, fine appearance (SG £825)
Estimation: 50 – 80 GBP
Lot 90068
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1902-10 £1 Dull-Blue-Green with Guernsey cds, some faint staining, fine apperance (SG £825)
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90069
Great Britain » King Edward VII
1911-13 Somerset House 10s blue, mint, fresh and very fine 
Estimation: 260 – 300 GBP
Lot 90070A
Great Britain » King George V
1912-24 Wmk Royal Cypher 1/2d to 1s mint set of 15, the 9d with minor toning otherwise fine appearance (SG £250)
Estimation: 30 – 50 GBP
Lot 90070
Great Britain » King George V
1912 1d Die proof colour trial in red on Multiple Cypher watermarked, gummed paper, with ms « 271 », very fine (SG £3’000)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90071
Great Britain » King George V
« TRISTAN DA CUNHA » type 3 cachet tying GB 1921 wmk Royal Cypher 7d olive to envelope sent to England, minor cover faults, a scarce use of the 7d
Estimation: 200 – 260 GBP
Lot 90072
Great Britain » King George V
1913 Waterlow 2s6d deep sepia brown mint hr, fine
Estimation: 120 – 140 GBP
Lot 90073
Great Britain » King George V
1913 Waterlow Seahorse 2s6d deep sepia (slightly toned gum), 5s lower marginal and 10s mint og, fine (SG £2’225)
Estimation: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 90074
Great Britain » King George V
1913 Waterlow Seahorse 10s indigo-blue mint og, fine and fresh (SG £1’200)
Estimation: 280 – 340 GBP
Lot 90075
Great Britain » King George V
1918 Bradbury 5s rose-red mint light hinge, very fine and fresh (SG £325)
Estimation: 100 – 140 GBP
Lot 90076
Great Britain » King George V
1924 Wmk Block Cypher 1/2d green with SPECIMEN type 23 ovpt double (one albino) in mint vert. pair with normal, variety mint nh, some minor gum toning,…
Estimation: 140 – 180 GBP
Lot 90077
Great Britain » King George V
1929 PUC £1 black mint og, faintly toned gum, fine (SG £750)
Estimation: 260 – 300 GBP
Lot 90078
Great Britain » King George V
1929 PUC £1 black right marginal with light cds, one yellow perf. at top, very fine (SG £550)
Estimation: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 90079
Great Britain » King George V
1929 PUC £1 black tied to envelope by 1 JU 29 cds, sent locally in Edinburgh, very fine, cert. Brandon (2006)
Estimation: 700 – 900 GBP
Lot 90080
Great Britain » King George V
1934 Re-Engraved Seahorses 2s6d right marginal, 5s and 10s mint hr (2s6d mint nh), very fine (SG £575)
Estimation: 180 – 240 GBP
Lot 90081
Great Britain » King George V
1913 2s Booklet edition 19, complete, very fine (SG £1’300)
Estimation: 600 – 700 GBP
Lot 90082
Great Britain » King George V
1929 PUC 3s booklet edition 168, complete, fine (SG £450)
Estimation: 150 – 180 GBP
Lot 90083
Falkland Islands
1933 (Oct 13) South America-Chicago Flight cover from England to the FALKLAND ISLANDS with KGV 3d block of four tied by London machine cancels, triangular…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90084
Great Britain » King George V
1933 (Oct 12) South America-Chicago Flight cover to Brazil with KGV 10d tied by Liverpool machine cancel, triangular and hexagonal special cachets, Berlin…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 90085
Great Britain » King George V
1933 (Oct 13) South America-Chicago Flight cover to Argentina with KGV 1s bistre block of four tied by London F. S. Air Mail double circle ds, triangular…
Estimation: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 90086
Great Britain » Officials
INLAND REVENUE: 1892 £1 Green with Sunderland cds, bent corner perf. at lower left otherwise very fine appearance, signed Keiser and Thier (SG £2’500)
Estimation: 600 – 800 GBP
Lot 90087
Great Britain » Officials
OFFICE OF WORKS: 1902 5d Dull Purple & Blue with Couch End / Broadway 1903 cds, very fine, cert. Karl-Albert Louis (2001) (SG £1’300)
Estimation: 340 – 400 GBP
Lot 90088
Great Britain » Officials
BOARD OF EDUCATION: 1902 5d Dull Purple & Blue with London cds, fine, signed Knopke (SG £1’500)
Estimation: 240 – 300 GBP
Lot 90089
Great Britain » Officials
BOARD OF EDUCATION: 1902 2 1/2d Ultramarine with Leicester cds, fine, signed Knopke (SG £450)
Estimation: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 90090
Great Britain » Officials
ROYAL HOUSEHOLD: 1902 1/2d Blue-green mint nh block of four, usual light gum wrinkles, very fine and rare multiple, cert. Scheller (2007) (SG £2’000)
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 90091
Great Britain » Officials
ADMIRALTY: 1903 1d scarlet mint right marginal block of 12, one stamp faintly hinged, slightly toned gum, fine multiple
Estimation: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 90092
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad » Argentina
1869 (Dec 15) Envelope from Buenos Aires to Italy with 1865-67 4d vermilion pl.11 right marginal and 1867-80 1s green tied by « B32 » numerals, with despatch,…
Estimation: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 90093
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad » Argentina
1869 (Mar 27) Wrapper from Buenos Aires to France with 1865-67 4d vermilion pl.10 pair cancelled by « B32 » numeral, with oval « INSUFFICIENTLY / PREPAID »…
Estimation: 500 – 600 GBP
Lot 90094
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad » Argentina
1866 (Apr 28) Envelope from Buenos Aires to Austria with GB 1865-67 6d lilac pl.5 and 1865 1s green pl.4 tied by « B32 » numerals and further cancelled in…
Estimation: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 90095
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad » Argentina
1871 (Jul 15) Entire from Buenos Aires to Spain with 1864 1d red pl.140, 1865-73 4d vermilion pl.12 and 1867-73 1s green pl.4 (small corner perf. fault),…
Estimation: 400 – 500 GBP
Lot 90096
Great Britain » British Post Offices Abroad » Argentina
1863 (Jul 28) Envelope from Buenos Aires to England with 1862 1s green pl.1 right wing marginal tied by « B32 » numeral, with despatch, London Paid and Norwich…
Estimation: 300 – 400 GBP