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This auction took place on 11 March 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 135 - Barbados
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
417
 M
1852 1d blue marginal M pair SG.3, 1861-70 6d bright orange vermillion M - gum crease SG.31, 1872 1s black M, part o.g SG.54. (4) Cat. £390 £60.00 £74.00
418    Used
1852-55 1d deep blue, 1858-58 ½d yellow green, ½d green, 1d both shades, two of each, 1852-55 4d red, all U & mostly good margins, some large but condition varied, 1875-78 P.14 6d chrome yellow fresh M, one short perf. at top, also circa 1870 1d blue with numeral '7' & 1875-78 1d with numeral '8' postmarks. (10) £150.00 £160.00
419
 Used
1855-57 ½d green FU mainly large margins, just touching one corner, SG. 8. Cat. £200 £50.00 £50.00
420
Used (on letter or envelope)
1856 neat cover to Jamaica with 1d pale blue SG. 9 four margin imperf. in combination with CROWN PAID AT BARBADOS in red SG. CC1, arrival reverse marks Kingston, Dry Harbour, St Anns Bay (2) & Alexandria & also St Thomas transit mark. (Ex Dr Chinn) (1) £260.00 £780.00
421
Used (on letter or envelope)
1859 small cover to Philadelphia with 6d pale rose-red four margin imperf. tied 1st type numeral in bars. Also good STEAMSHIP 10 strike at side, clear BARBADOES reverse c.d.s. & St Thomas transit mark. (1) £300.00 £660.00
422
 M
 Used
1861 - Circa 1969 M & U collection on leaves. Useful range of 'Seated Britannias' incl. 1861 No Wmk. ½d SG. 20 & 21 M & 1872 4d SG. 57 U, 1882 1d & 3d M + 1d, 2½d (2), 4d SG. 97 & 98 (2) U, 1892 Colony Seal ¼d, ½d, 2d, 2½d, 8d, 10d & 2/6d M + 1d, 5d & 6d U, 1897 Diamond Jubilee ¼d, ½d, 1d, 2½d, 8d & 2/6d M, 1906 Nelson to 1s (excl. 2½d) M & 1907 ¼d & 2½d M. Good range of 1921-25 Colony Badge issues with values to 3s (mainly M) then 1920 Victory to 1s M, 1935 Colony Badge range to 5s M, 1948 Silver Wedding M, 1950 KGVI set M & a few later. Needs sorting but useful base for development. ST Cat. £1191 (225) £200.00 £180.00
423    Used
1873 ½d to 1s Wmk. large star, SG.58/61 + 3d brown purple SG.63, good to FU. (5) Cat. £428 £45.00 £56.00
424    Used
1876-1953 U collection on leaves incl. 1876 P.14 ½d, 1d (2), 4d, 6d (2) & 1s, 1882 ½d, 1d (2), 2½d (2) & 4d, 1916 ¼d to 6d (incl. shades), 1917 War Tax (both), 1918 4d SG. 199, 1920 to 6d + 1d SG. 212, 1925 set with extras, 1938 set incl. 2½d with variety SG. 251a & 3d with variety SG. 252a. Also 1950 set & 1953 QEII set incl. 32c & 60c shade varieties. ST Cat. 462 (108) £80.00 N/S
425
 M
 Used
1882-1935 Collection of chiefly FU (few M) on leaves incl. 1882-86 vals to 1s U, 1892 ½d on 4d FU, 1892-1903 ¼d & 2d in VFU blocks of four, 1897 Diamond Jubilee vals to 10d FU, 1905 2/6d vertical pair VFU, 1909-10 Mult Crown CA set FU, 1906 Nelson set FU, 1916-20 vals to 2s FU, 1920 Victory to 3s VFU, 1921-24 to 3s FU, 1925 Mult Script CA set FU + block of four M etc. Nice lot, viewing recommended. (143) £200.00 £150.00
426    M
1882-1950 Collection of mainly M on leaves comprising 1882-86 to 4d (6d is stained & not incl.), 1892 ½d surcharge, 1892-1903 to 6d (½d & 2d U) 1d (SG.212), 1925 set (1½d is U & ex. 2/6), 1938 set with extra shades, 1939 Tercentenary set, 1947 1d on 2d surcharge P.13 x13½ & P.14 plus block of four with 'broken E flaw.' Finally 1950 set - 2c, 6c & 8c are U. (101) ST.Cat. £750 £130.00 N/S
427

1892-1903 ½d Colour Trial in purple imperf. on ungummed non watermarked paper. £100.00 £88.00
428
Used (on letter or envelope)
1896 wrapper used in Bridgetown showing provisional usage of Paid at Barbados crowned circle in black during shortage of ½d stamps, 1914 on postal service returned letter from the Colonial Postmaster, variously re-addressed with many markings incl. RLO (faults), 1931 postcard to GB franked 1d solely cancelled s/line 'MS Colombia' in black, also Paquebot Plymouth c.d.s. (3) £95.00 £80.00
429
 M
1940 1d scarlet P.13½ x13, fine M, SG.249. (1) Cat. £275 £90.00 N/S
430

1972 International Book Year, the superb collection of progressive proofs on gummed paper showing the four colours used in the preparation of the issue, each in block of four for each value, plus completed imperf. proofs for each value, all excluding the coloured backgrounds. Magnificent lot for the specialist. £600.00 N/S
 
   
       
   
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