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1843 1d pink uprated envelope

1843 1d pink uprated envelope

SG8 1843 1d red-brown (MG). Used on 1d Pink stationery envelope (flap missing) from Ripon to Camberwell - black MC cancellations & reverse with dispatch & arrival handstamps for OC.2/3/1843.
SG: 8 SKU: 00497
Price: £65.00
1864 cover from Manchester to Hamburg, franked 1d red

1864 cover from Manchester to Hamburg, franked 1d red

1864 cover from Manchester to Hamburg, franked 1d red Pl.87 & 6d lilac (hair lines), SG.45 & 85, tied fine Manchester duplexes, obverse bears 'PD' in red, reverse London transit & Hamburg arrival marks. (SG.85 - Cat. £350 on cover)
SG: 45 SKU: 02002
Price: £35.00
1881 cover London to Winterthur, Switzerland, 2d blue Pl.5 & ½d pale green (SG.47 & 165), London duplexes

1881 cover London to Winterthur, Switzerland, 2d blue Pl.5 & ½d pale green (SG.47 & 165), London duplexes

1881 cover from London to Winterthur, Switzerland, franked 2d blue Pl.5 & ½d pale green (SG.47 & 165), tied London duplexes. Obverse bears circular company hand stamp for Aynard & Ruffer of London, reverse shows Winterthur receiver.
SG: 47 SKU: 01596
Price: £45.00
1871 cover London to Torino, Italy, 2d Plate 13 (SG.47) & 3d Plate 6 (SG.103)

1871 cover London to Torino, Italy, 2d Plate 13 (SG.47) & 3d Plate 6 (SG.103)

1871 cover from London to Torino, Italy, franked 2d Pl.13 (SG.47) & 3d Pl.6 (SG.103), both tied by fine London duplexes for March 18th, PD in red, reverse bears Verona transit & Torino receiver. Clean & attractive cover.
SG: 47 SKU: 02039
Price: £35.00
1879 cover London via France to Barcelona, 2d blue Plate 15 & 2½d rosy mauve Plate 14

1879 cover London via France to Barcelona, 2d blue Plate 15 & 2½d rosy mauve Plate 14

1879 cover from London via France to Barcelona, franked 2d blue Pl.15 (SG.47) & 2½d rosy mauve Pl.14 (SG.141), tied London duplexes, obverse also bears oval double ring 'Margetson & Co' hand stamp in green.
SG: 47 SKU: 02047
Price: £35.00
1856 envelope Leeds to Bayonne, France, 4d carmine Medium Garter

1856 envelope Leeds to Bayonne, France, 4d carmine Medium Garter

1856 envelope from Leeds to Bayonne, France, franked 4d carmine Medium Garter (SG.63), tied by fine sideways duplex of Leeds, obverse also bears 'PD' in red, reverse with transit & arrival marks. (SG.63 - Cat. £1100 on cover)
SG: 63 SKU: 02038
Price: £150.00
1861 cover from London to Torino franked 1d stars & 6d pale lilac WMK INVERTED SG.70wi

1861 cover from London to Torino franked 1d stars & 6d pale lilac WMK INVERTED SG.70wi

1861 cover from London to Torino franked 1d stars & 6d pale lilac WMK INVERTED SG.70wi, tied London double numeral '47', 1d stars additionally tied red 'PD', company h/stamp for a & E Rosselli of Fenchurch St. reverse bears despatch mark (6d Inv Cat. £400)
SG: 70 SKU: 02212
Price: £50.00
1876 envelope from Bradford to Rio, Brazil, franked 9d Emblems

1876 envelope from Bradford to Rio, Brazil, franked 9d Emblems

1876 envelope (back flap missing) from Bradford to Rio, Brazil, franked 9d Emblems wing margin example (SG.98), tied by a boldly struck BRADFORD.YORKS AP.22.76 duplex, reverse bears Rio receiver for May 10th.
SG: 98 SKU: 04083
Price: £250.00
1873 cover to Palermo, franked 3d rose Pl.9 (horizontal pair), tied barred oval numerals '498' for Manchester

1873 cover to Palermo, franked 3d rose Pl.9 (horizontal pair), tied barred oval numerals '498' for Manchester

1873 cover to Palermo, franked 3d rose Pl.9 (horizontal pair), SG.103, tied barred oval numerals '498' for Manchester, obverse bears fine double ring 'Manchester/PAID' c.d.s. in red, reverse Palermo receiver.
SG: 103 SKU: 01997
Price: £25.00
1878 Mourning envelope to St Johns, Canada East, franked 2½d rosy marine

1878 Mourning envelope to St Johns, Canada East, franked 2½d rosy marine

1878 Mourning envelope to St. Johns, Canada East, franked 2½d rosy marine Pl.8 (SG.141) tied by a Wimbledon duplex, reverse bears transits for Quebec & Montreal, St. Johns receiver, Foreign Office quartered h/stamp
SG: 141 SKU: 02118
Price: £40.00
1877 envelope from London via Brindisi to Wellington, New Zealand frnaked 8d orange pair (SG.156)

1877 envelope from London via Brindisi to Wellington, New Zealand frnaked 8d orange pair (SG.156)

1877 envelope from London via Brindisi to Wellington, New Zealand franked 8d orange pair (SG.156), tied London May 11.71 duplex, obverse bears faint 'Agent General New Zealand' oval cachet, reverse Wellington receiver, portion of envelope missing from reverse & some staining, single 8d on cover, Cat. £625.
SG: 156 SKU: 02215
Price: £90.00
1883 illustrated envelope front - London to Long Island

1883 illustrated envelope front - London to Long Island

SG159 1883 3d on 3d lilac Pl.21 (KC) Wmk. Crown. Envelope front with a wonderful pen & ink drawing of a man, apparently with a huge moustache, enjoying a smoking pipe! Sent from LONDON to LONG ISLAND cancelled by 'GRACECHURCH ST L 1' Late Fee hexagonal duplex for 12.AP.83.
SG: 159 SKU: 00330
Price: £125.00
1883 cover - London to Barcelona, ½d green (SG.164) & 3d on 3d (SG.159)

1883 cover - London to Barcelona, ½d green (SG.164) & 3d on 3d (SG.159)

1883 cover from London to Barcelona, franked ½d green (SG.164) & 3d on 3d (SG.159), tied by London hexagon duplex. Scarce franking. (SG.159 - Cat. £450 on cover).
SG: 159 SKU: 02043
Price: £60.00
1886 envelope - Peckham to Monte Video, Uruguay, 4d dull green

1886 envelope - Peckham to Monte Video, Uruguay, 4d dull green

1886 envelope from Peckham to Monte Video, Uruguay, franked 4d dull green (SG.192), tied with Peckham duplex (SG.192 - Cat. £350 on cover).
SG: 192 SKU: 02044
Price: £58.00
1887 Printed envelope Bath to Isle of Wight

1887 Printed envelope Bath to Isle of Wight

SG197 1887 ½d vermillion 'Jubilee' envelope from Bath to Isle of Wight, double ring c.d.s. for MY.10.97. The cover with fine printed 'BATH & WEAT & SOUTHERN COUNTIES SOCIETY' crest. Attractive.
SG: 197 SKU: 00106
Price: £28.00
1903 mourning envelope from Edinburgh to Shanghai, franked 1902 ½d, 1d (pair), Edinburgh double ring c.d.s's & Shanghai arrival c.d.s.

1903 mourning envelope from Edinburgh to Shanghai, franked 1902 ½d, 1d (pair), Edinburgh double ring c.d.s's & Shanghai arrival c.d.s.

1903 mourning envelope from Edinburgh to Shanghai, franked 1902 ½d, 1d (pair) SG.216 & 219, tied by Edinburgh double ring c.d.s's with Shanghai arrival c.d.s. on reverse for Feb 26th, then re-directed to the London Provincial Bank with the addition of the Hong Kong 2c green (2), cancelled by a single strike of the Shanghai c.d.s. for Mr.5.03 with another faint strike on both the 1d scarlet. Fabulous re-directed mail from a scarce destination. Extremely rare.
SG: 216 SKU: 02370
Price: £500.00
1902 POSTED ON THE/HIGH SEAS postcard

1902 POSTED ON THE/HIGH SEAS postcard

SG218 1902 ½d yellowish green DLR horizontal pair used on PPC depicting RMS Aragon. The card handstamped 'POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS'. The stamps cancelled by Lisbon c.d.s. for 9.NOV.05. Most attractive.
SG: 218 SKU: 00195
Price: £20.00
1879 1d card uprated 1d red to Paris

1879 1d card uprated 1d red to Paris

1879 postal stationery card 1d brown upgraded with 1d rose (Pl.200) SG436, tied by octagonal 'L/1' duplex addressed to Paris, VF.
SG: 436 SKU: 00504
Price: £30.00
1947 hand painted cover from London to Austria

1947 hand painted cover from London to Austria

HAND DRAWN 1947 1½d GVI from London 21 Apr 1947 to CAPTAIN F W STAFF (famous philatelist), Intelligence Organisation, AUSTRIA. Shows a watercolour drawing of a girl holding a flag in which the address is written.
  SKU: 00002
Price: £45.00
1892 Murray & Co advertising envelope to USA

1892 Murray & Co advertising envelope to USA

ADVERTISING 1892 1d lilac & 3x ½d vermillions from London Jy 18 92 to the USA - the 1d lilac being cancelled by a London Hoster. Affixed to an 'all over advertising envelope in brown for Murray & Company - our favourite sweet - caramels.' Superb cover.
  SKU: 00105
Price: £125.00
1887 1d pink envelope Hoster cancel to Biggar, North Britain

1887 1d pink envelope Hoster cancel to Biggar, North Britain

1887 1d pink envelope to Biggar, North Britain, re-directed to Cheltenham with 1d lilac, 1d pink cancelled with fine Hoster, 1d tied Brighton c.d.s. Reverse bears c.d.s's for Biggar 17th, Brighton 18th & Cheltenham on 19th, Cover with vertical crease at right side.
  SKU: 00145
Price: £50.00
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