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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - Surface Printed
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1628
 M
 Used
1857-87 collection on leaves, general U range incl. 1856 1s (2), 1862 6d (4), 1s (2), 1865 4d Plates 7-14, 1867 2d Pl. 5-10, 1865 6d (3), 1865 1s (2), 1873 2½d Plates 3 - 17, 1880 2½d Pl. 17-20, 1860-83 2½d Pl. 21-23, 1880-81 set, odd lilac & greens, 1887 Jubilee set U & most values M + extras. (131) £120 to 170 £230.00
1629

1856 6d IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOF printed in green on watermarked white wove paper (SG.69) Cat.£7,500 (1) £1500 to 1800 N/S
1630

1856 1s Green SG.72 Wmk Emblems IMPRIMATUR very rare top marginal examples on blue glazed paper. Pen strokes in margin & just onto stamp. £6,500 (1) £1500 to 1750 N/S
1631

1861 3d rose Pl.2 state 1 'shaded spandrels' IMPRIMATUR 'SI' fine small part o.g. of this unissued stamp - one of only 25 imprimaturs removed from the registration sheet, Spec.J25A, rare. Cat. £9000 (1) £2500 to 3000 N/S
1632
 M
1865-67 4d vermillion Pl.11 fresh M example, few short or irregular perfs at right side, centred to right. SG.94 Cat.£625, 1867-80 6d mauve Pl.8 unused SG.108 Cat. £675, also 1862 6d deep lilac Pl.3 very lightly used SG.83 (3) £80 to 120 £110.00
1633

1866 4d vermillion Pl.8 AD, Large Garter IMPRIMATUR fine top marginal example. Cat.£2500 £650 to 850 N/S
1634
 M
 Block of four
1867 3d Rose Pl. 5 fresh M BLOCK OF FOUR SG.103. Cat.£3100 £450 to 600 N/S
1635    Specimen
1868 3d rose Pl.5 TJ wmk Spray on Dr. Perkins Paper optd SPECIMEN lower marginal example, Spec.J30u, scarce. Cat.£1500 £350 to 450 N/S
1636

1869 6d dull violet Pl.8 TG, without hyphen, Wmk Spray IMPRIMATUR, very fine example. Cat. £3800 (1) £1000 to 1250 N/S
1637

1870 6d Plate 9 COLOUR TRIAL in dull brown, part M/S 'SPECIMEN' SL/TL vertical lower marginal pair on gummed, watermarked paper, vertical crease & trimmed margins at lower right side. Ex Latto block of four, few known (SG.109 Pl.9). Cat.£15,000+ (2) £1500 to 1800 N/S
1638
 Used
1867-80 9d pale straw SG. 111 x 5 Sound U examples & 10d red brown SG. 112 all have '609' barred oval obliterators. Cat.£1,725 plus 7 other surface printed stamps incl. couple 9d with perf faults. (13) £120 to 150 N/S
1639

1867 10d red brown Pl.1 TI Wmk Spray IMPRIMATUR, fine fresh example with excellent square cut margins.Cat. £5000 (1) £1200 to 1500 £1100.00
1640
 Used
1867 10d red-brown Pl.1 GF Wmk Inverted, fine used cancelled by London duplex, SG.112wi. Cat. £1000 (1) £150 to 200 £140.00
1641
 M
1867-80 1s green, SG.117 Pl.5, fine unused example with thin layer of gum probably not original, fresh and attractive. Cat. £800 £100 to 120 £140.00
1642

1867 2s dull blue Pl.1 lett SB (SG.118), IMPRIMATUR fresh M example. Cat. £4750 (1) £600 to 800 N/S
1643
Used (on letter or envelope)
1879 cover from London to Medellin Colombia, franked 2s milky blue wing margin example (SG.120b) a deep shade, well tied by London duplex. Stamp Cat. £1900 off cover. (1) £250 to 300 N/S
1644
 Used
1872-73 6d deep chestnut superb U SG. 122, 6d chestnut superb U SG. 122a (2) £40 to 60 £40.00
1645

1873 6d deep chestnut (SG.122) Pl.11 wmk spray - IMPRIMATUR fine o.g, rare. Cat. £3800 (1) £800 to 1000 N/S
1646
 Used
1867-83 5s Maltese Cross Wmk five fair to good used singles - all Plate 1, plus anchor white paper Plate 4 used (faults), the condition is mixed, SG.126/134. (6) Cat. £7200 £250 to 300 N/S
1647
 Used
1867 Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey, good U example, SG.128. (1) £300 to 340 £300.00
1648
 Specimen
1878 Wmk Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey AH, optd. SPECIMEN Type 9, SG.128s. Cat. £4250 (1) £650 to 900 N/S
1649
 Used
1867 £5 orange DE, superb used with Edinburgh c.d.s. of 17th Jan 1896, a boldly struck complete strike, good colour, SG.137. £1200 to 1400 £1350.00
1650
 M
1873-80 2½d rosy mauve Pl.2, fine M, SG.139. (1) Cat. £625 £160 to 180 N/S
1651
 M
1873-80 3d rose Pl.15, fine M, SG.143. (1) Cat. £425 £100 to 120 N/S
1652

1873 1s green Pl.13 TG IMPRIMATUR, four good to large margins. Cat. £3500 (1) £1000 to 1250 N/S
1653

1876 4d Grey lilac Pl.15 PG Colour Trial Imperforate on gummed paper Wmk Large Garter Superb. (SG.152) Cat.£250 (1) £70 to 90 N/S
1654
 Used
1877 4d sage-green Pl.15 & 16, two VFU c.d.s. examples with good colour for this issue, few short perfs on Pl.16, SG.153. (2) Cat. £625+ £100 to 120 £120.00
1655
 M
1880-83 2½d blue Plate 22, fine M, SG.157. (1) Cat. £425 £70 to 85 N/S
1656
 M
1880-83 Wmk Imperial Crown 4d grey brown Pl.18 fine M SG.160 Cat.£425 (1) £60 to 75 £56.00
1657

1882 4d Grey-Brown Pl.18 EK Wmk Crown (SG.160) IMPRIMATUR clear to wide margins. Rare. Cat.£2,500 (1) £650 to 850 N/S
1658
 M
1883 6d on 6d lilac, fresh M, SG.162. (1) Cat. £650 £100 to 120 N/S
1659

1881 1s orange brown Pl.14 (SG.163) IMPRIMATUR EG, fine examples of this rare stamp just touched under 'E' square. £3,800 (1) £700 to 950 N/S
1660

1880 1d venetian red Imprimatur AJ. (1) Cat. £275 £100 to 120 N/S
1661    Used
1881 1d lilac Die I (14 dots), 672 good to FU examples with duplex, c.d.s or squared circle cancels. Cat. £2000+ £170 to 220 N/S
1662    Used
Used on piece or front
1881 1d lilacs Die I (14 dots) selection of 70 examples U on piece, also a bag containing 3000 Die II (16 dots) with Scottish numeral cancels. £60 to 75 £60.00
1663

1881 1d lilac Die II SG. 172 IMPRIMATUR fine o.g. Cat. £250 £65 to 85 N/S
1664

1881 1d lilac Die II, SG.172 IMPRIMATUR, fine four margined example. (1) Cat. £250 £50 to 70 N/S
1665
 Specimen
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s each optd SPECIMEN type 9 2/6d M - gum toned, 5s unused, 10s M - gum crease & three pulled perfs at base from 178s/183s. £100 to 120 £130.00
1666
 M
1883-84 2/6d lilac, fine M, SG.178. (1) £120 to 150 N/S
1667
Used on piece or front
1901 1s green & carmine (3), 5d Die II & 2/6d lilac all used together on small piece & tied by Threadneedle St registered oval date stamps for 1.Ap.01 (some minor toning affecting a few perfs), SG. 214, 207a & 178. Stamps Cat. £593 £100 to 130 N/S
1668
 Used
1883 10s ultramarine VFU with Hull Nov. 26. 96 c.d.s, couple pen strokes on reverse, SG.183. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1669
 Used
1883 10s ultramarine FU, SG.183. (1) £50 to 70 N/S
1670
 Used
1883 10s ultramarine, superb used with 'Central Telegraph Office Fe. 16. 93' c.d.s, SG.183. (1) £110 to 130 £110.00
1671
 Used
1884 Wmk Crowns £1 brown lilac 'FD' U with Edinburgh boxed cancel, SG.185. (1) Cat. £2800 £280 to 320 N/S
1672

1884 ½d slate blue, SG.187 Imprimatur, fine o.g. example from Pl.14. (1) Cat. £350 £80 to 120 N/S
1673
 Used
1883 1½d lilac (LJ) wmk inverted, a c.d.s. FU example of this scarce stamp, trimmed perfs at right, SG.188wi. (1) Cat. £250 £60 to 75 N/S
1674
 Specimen
1883 1½d lilac optd SPECIMEN fine M BLOCK OF FOUR. SG. 188s, 2d lilac optd SPECIMEN margined M BLOCK OF FOUR (adhesion on reverse affects top stamps) SG.189s. £680+. £80 to 120 £80.00
1675
 Specimen
1884 1½d lilac Perf 12 optd SPECIMEN Type 9, fresh with small part o.g, horizontal crease at top, Spec.K18u. Cat. £425 (1) £70 to 95 £105.00
1676
 Specimen
1884 2d lilac Perf 12 optd SPECIMEN Type 9 fresh unused. Spec K19t Cat. £450. (1) £70 to 95 £70.00
1677
 Specimen
1884 5d dull green (SG.193) optd SPECIMEN Type 9, horizontal creasing at top, Spec.K23c. Cat. £190 £45 to 55 £45.00
1678
 Specimen
1884 6d dull green optd SPECIMEN Type 9, fine M, SG.194s. Cat. £220 (1) £40 to 55 N/S
1679
 M
1883 9d dull green M example with excellent original colour, gum toned, SG.195. (1) Cat. £1200 £200 to 250 £200.00
1680
 Used
1887 Jubilee 1½d dull purple & pale green wmk Inverted, FU example of this scarce wmk variety, SG.198wi. Cat. £450 (1) £80 to 100 N/S
1681
 Used
1891 £1 green OA fine U with oval date stamps, SG. 212 £130 to 165 £165.00
 
   
       
   
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