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Stamp auction - 12 November 2009 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 12 November 2009. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 134 - Perforated Line Engraved With Plate Numbers
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1667    Used
1858-79 Old time collectors accumulation of penny red plate numbers sorted 10 packets by plate number 1 (225) to 100 of each, mostly 30 to 50, condition mixed but catalogued 2009 £27,866, SG.43/4. £1100.00 N/S
1858-79 1d rose red Plates set from 71 to 225 (No 77) good to FU arranged on hagner leaves. Pl. 225 well centred with a couple of pulled perfs. at top, lightly cancelled. (159) £200.00 £250.00
1669    M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1858-79 1d rose red Pl.79, 134, 178 x2, all M with faults, also Pl.212 top marginal M block of fifteen AI/EK with marginal inscription 'etter In Wetting the Back be careful not to remo,' faults SG.43. Cat. £1156+ £80.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1869 Mourning envelope Cappoquia to Bath franked 1d Pl. 109 error IMPERFORATE, with three good to large margins - close at base, fresh colour & clearly tied by Cappoquia '95' diamond numeral. Probably unique use on cover in Ireland & most desirable. Clear BPA Cert (2007), Ex Wallas & Mannars. (1) £4500.00 N/S
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1858 1d rose red Pl. 162, two BLOCKS OF SIX U together with Cardiff c.d.s's. Attractive multiples. (12) £160.00 N/S
1858-79 2d blue Pl. 9 horizontal strip of three PA/PC (PA almost detached) fresh M, centre stamp has a small area of dried gum which has darkened, SG. 45. Cat. £900 £250.00 N/S
1858 1d rose red Pl. 225 FU centred high, SG. 45. Cat. £700 (1) £190.00 £170.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1873 My 12 small card depicting photo cut outs of three family members, endorsed 'Book Post' franked ½d rose red SG. 48, tied by Glastonbury duplex. (Unusual postcard forerunner) (1) £180.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1880 'Liverpool Wool Brokers Ass' printed card for East India Wool Sales advertising bales of wool to be sold by auction, franked by ½d rose red SG. 48, tied by superb Liverpool squared circle. (Unusual postcard forerunner) £180.00 N/S
1870 ½d Pl. 9 FU example centred to left, SG. 48. Cat. £700 (1) £140.00 N/S
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 9 lett JW fine M example centred to left, plate number very visible, SG. 48. Cat. £5500 (1) £1000.00 N/S
 Block of four
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 9 KJ/LK BLOCK OF FOUR FU with barred oval obliterators, SG. 48. Very scarce. £2000.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1872 ½d Pl. 9 horizontal pair on cover to Bristol, tied Brierley Hill duplex, cover fault at centre top, SG. 48. (1) £600.00 N/S
 Block of four
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 12 corner marginal block of four SW/TX imperf right side, showing plate number, full original gum, attractive multiple, SG.48. (4) £800.00 N/S
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 12 exceptionally rare corner marginal imperf right side block of 49 left AR/GX, some splitting re-inforced with hinges, showing inscription at top & side, usual gum creasing & odd imperfection, spectacular multiple. Cat. £5350 £1600.00 £1350.00
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 14 top right corner marginal block of thirty showing marginal inscription 'In wetting the back be careful not to remove the cement/ Plate No 14/ Price ½' some splitting hinge strengthened, usual gum creasing, spectacular piece, SG.48. Cat. £3250 £1000.00 N/S
1870 ½d rose red Pl. 1 imperforate pair left OU/OV, unused small traces gum, SG.49a, rare. (2) Cat. £7000 £2200.00 N/S
1870 1½d rose red Pl. 1 QI IMPERFORATE example with clear to good margins, unused (small thin extreme top right), SG. 51a. Ex Robson Lowe 1958. Cat. £7500 (1) £850.00 N/S
1860 1½d rosy mauve unused example optd. SPECIMEN Type 2, straight edge at base, Spec G5s S11. Cat. £2000 (1) £350.00 N/S
1870 1½d rose red error of lettering OP-PC U example, centred low to left, SG. 53. Cat. £1500 £300.00 £300.00
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