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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 - Surface Printed
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1697
 M
 Unused
1865-67 4d vermillion Pl.8, 9, 12, 13 & 14 o.g, part o.g. or unused group, Pl.8 - poor, others good appearance, SG.94. (4) Cat. £2625 £150.00 £250.00
1698    Used
1857-1900 Surface Printed collection on hagner leaves with values to 10s, well above average with many c.d.s. & squared circles included. (283) £300.00 £370.00
1699    M
 Used
1856-81 M range incl. full or part o.g, unused, re-gummed etc. incl. 6d SG.69/70, 4d SG.79 optd SPECIMEN, 4d SG.94 Pl.12 x3, Pl,13, 1s SG.101 Pl.4 x2, 3d SG.102 opts SPECIMEN, 10d SG.113 (poor), 1s SG.117 P.4 M + another VFU, 6d SG.124 x3, 6d SG.147 Pl.17, 1s SG.150 Pl.13 part top marginal, 4d SG.160 Pl.18, 6d SG.161 Pl.18 optd SPECIMEN, highly catalogued lot in mixed condition, viewing recommended. (20) £350.00 £660.00
1700
 Unused
1856 1s green re-gummed, couple pulled perfs at top, SG.72. (1) Cat. £1800 £70.00 £150.00
1701
 Used
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1856 1s pale green, very impressive U BLOCK OF EIGHT with wing margins on both sides, neat Portsmouth '625' numeral cancellation & stamps with very fresh delicate colour. Rare multiple, SG. 73. Cat. £3400+ (8) £650.00 N/S
1702
 M
1862-64 3d pale carmine red fine M, SG. 77. Cat. £2000 (1) £180.00 £185.00
1703
 M
 Specimen
1862-64 6d lilac BI wing margin example M - streaky gum may not be original, RK optd SPECIMEN re-gummed, SG.84. (2) Cat. £2100 £100.00 £165.00
1704
 M
1862-64 9d bistre fresh colour M, SG. 86. A rare stamp. Cat. £4500 £600.00 £620.00
1705
 M
1865-67 3d rose Pl.4 HA - M, gum possibly not original, single blunt perf at top, SG.92. (1) Cat. £1500 £80.00 £92.00
1706
 M
1865-67 4d Pl. 12 GB part o.g. shortish perf. at right, SG. 94. Cat. £475 (1) £60.00 N/S
1707
 M
1865-67 4d Pl. 11 DK fresh fine M, minor imperfections lower right corner, SG. 94. Cat. £500 (1) £75.00 N/S
1708
Used (on letter or envelope)
1866 6d lilac Pl. 5 Error - WATERMARK (Three roses & shamrock) on cover to Beirut Syria, tied by fine Edinburgh duplex. Adhesive with couple of missing perfs. at base, SG. 97c. Rare stamp Cat. £1500 (off cover) (1) £700.00 N/S
1709
 Essay
1868 Inland Revenue design essays without gum imperf. in dull orange, dull blue & dull lilac, also perf. in dull lilac. (4) £100.00 N/S
1710
 M
 Block of four
1867-80 Wmk Spray 6d mauve Pl.9 PK/QL fresh M block of four - scarce, gum creasing or minor creasing & a few perf. separations o/w fine, SG.109, Spec. J77. (4) Cat. £3000 £400.00 £410.00
1711
 Used
1867-80 2s deep blue horizontal strip of three II/IK wing margin at left VFU c.d.s. My 72 (couple of short perfs. base wing margin), SG. 119. Scarce. (3) £200.00 £190.00
1712
 Used
1867-80 2s milky blue FU barred oval numeral, lovely colour but small thin mentioned on RPS Cert, SG. 120b. Cat. £1700 £280.00 £240.00
1713
 Used
1880 2s brown WMK. INVERTED VFU example with good colour, centred to NW & perfs. a little irregular, SG. 121wi. Rare. Cat. £4700 (1) £1500.00 £1450.00
1714
 M
1867 Wmk. Maltese Cross 5s pale rose Pl. 2 M example with large part o.g. Centred a little low & three missing perfs. at top, SG. 127. Rare stamp. Cat. £12,000 (1) £950.00 £820.00
1715
 Used
1867 Wmk. Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey FU, centred to N.E. corner, SG. 128. £320.00 £290.00
1716
 Used
1867 Wmk. Maltese Cross £1 brown lilac superb U example, with very fine upright strike of the Liverpool c.d.s. for July 14 1879, SG. 129. Cat. £4000 £1200.00 N/S
1717
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Anchor on blued paper 5s rose Pl.4 FU with London No.9.83 E.C squared circle, small repaired closed tear upper left corner, good appearance, SG.130. (1) Cat. £4000 £200.00 £190.00
1718
 Used
1882 Wmk Anchor on blued paper £1 brown lilac FU, cancelled by London hooded c.d.s, for MY.23.84, R.P.S Cert states 'cleaned and ironed' nevertheless a most presentable example of this very rare stamp, SG.132. (1) Cat. £9000 £1600.00 N/S
1719
 Used
1882 Wmk. Anchor on blued paper £5 orange well centred, good colour with boxed & c.d.s. cancels, SG. 133. Rarely offered so fine. Brandon Cert (2003) Cat. £13,000 £3500.00 £3000.00
1720
 Used
1867-85 Wmk. Anchor on white paper 10s greenish grey, VFU with EC/2 barred oval obliterator. Good colour, centring & perfs. SG. 135. Brandon Cert (2002) Cat. £4000 (1) £850.00 £860.00
1721
 M
1867 £5 orange CF optd SPECIMEN Type 9, colour faded, M full o.g - minor gum creasing, Spec J128t. (1) Cat. £3800 £650.00 £660.00
1722
 M
 Unused
1873-80 2½d rosy mauve Pl.11 part o.g. & Pl.12 x2 EC unused, DD re-gummed, SG.141. (3) Cat. £1275 £90.00 £92.00
1723
 Specimen
1876 2½d rosy mauve (SG.141) Pl.6 fine M pair optd SPECIMEN S61, 2½d blue (SG.142) Pl.17 optd SPECIMEN M couple pulled perfs at top S62. (3) Cat. £500 £90.00 £115.00
1724
 M
 Unused
1876 2½d rosy mauve Pl.3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11 (crease), 13, 15, 16 & 17, useful M or unused range (odd imperfection) good appearance, SG.141. Cat. £6325 £450.00 £560.00
1725    Used
1873-80 3d rose SG. 143 U range on leaves comprising Pl. 14 (52), Pl. 15 (55) with various lettering & postmarks. Condition a little mixed in places but generally sound Av U. Cat. £4500 (107) £200.00 N/S
1726
 M
1873-80 1s green Pl.13 fresh looking wing margin example part o.g, SG.150. (1) Cat. £500 £60.00 £94.00
1727
 M
1873-80 4d grey brown Pl.17 fresh looking wing margin example part o.g, SG.154, scarce. (1) Cat. £2400 £200.00 £330.00
1728    M
1880-83 2½d blue Pl.22 part o.g, Pl.23 x2 part o.g. & unused, Pl.23 optd SPECIMEN - creased, SG.157. (4) Cat. £210 £90.00 N/S
1729
 M
1880-83 3d rose Pl.21, large part o.g, SG.158. (1) Cat. £400 £60.00 £82.00
1730
 M
1880-83 1s orange brown Pl.13, large part o.g, SG.163. (1) Cat. £550 £70.00 £105.00
1731
 Essay
1879 Tender Essay 1d Dummy stamps by McCorquodale imperf. in claret, BLOCK OF FOUR (see page 308, QV Spec Cat. Fig 8). £100.00 N/S
1732
 M
1880-81 M or part o.g. set incl. both 2d shades SG.164/9 + 1d lilac SG.170 & ½d blue SG.187. (8) £150.00 £140.00
1733
 Used
1883-84 5s rose on blued paper, VFU with Liverpool Exchange 9th May 1884 c.d.s. SG. 176. RPS Cert (1994) Cat. £3750 (1) £1250.00 £1000.00
1734
 Used
1883-84 2/6d (2), 5s (3) & 10s - all FU but one 5s c.d.s. one 2/6d creased & another with small stain, 10s slight crease at top, SG. 178-183a. (6) £190.00 £180.00
1735
 Used
1883-84 2/6d deep lilac horizontal pair superb U Lifton c.d.s. No 14, SG. 179. (2) £120.00 N/S
1736
 Used
1884 2/6d deep lilac on blued paper VFU in the white paper period, fine appearance, SG. 179a. Brandon Cert (2004) states genuine - slight faults. Cat. £3500 £900.00 N/S
1737    Used
1883 5s rose FU London octagonal date stamp, SG. 180. (1) £36.00 N/S
1738
 Used
1883 10s ultramarine superb U with Colwyn Bay c.d.s. SG. 182. £200.00 N/S
1739
 M
1883 10s ultramarine fresh M example, SG. 183. (1) £500.00 £460.00
1740
 Used
1883 10s Ultramarine VFU with 'Bradford Yorks OC.6.87' c.d.s, SG.183. £80.00 £80.00
1741
 Used
1883 10s ultramarine superb U with wonderful 'Hull Jy.22.92' c.d.s, SG.183. £180.00 £210.00
1742
 Unused
1884 £1 brown lilac Wmk. Crowns unused - regummed example, fresh colour & fine appearance (odd short perf), SG. 185. BPA Cert (2009) £4000.00 N/S
1743
 Used
1884 £1 brown lilac Wmk. Crowns fine colour, used c.d.s. & boxed GPO cancellation, SG. 185. Cat. £2400 £380.00 N/S
1744
 Used
1888 £1 brown lilac lettered ID Wmk. Orbs very good U single with oval registered date stamp, SG. 186. Very scarce stamp. Cat. £3800 £550.00 £560.00
1745    M
1887 Jubilee & Colour Change sets fine M, from SG. 197/211. £130.00 £120.00
1746
 Specimen
1887 Jubilee ½d vermilion to 1s green optd. SPECIMEN Type 9 fine & fresh set. Cat. from £1280 (12) £350.00 £310.00
1747
 Specimen
1887 Jubilee 1½d dull purple & pale green optd CANCELLED Type 14, unused & toned, Spec K29t, Hendon Cert 2009. (1) Cat. £1000 £200.00 N/S
1748
 UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1887 Jubilee 1½d dull purple & pale green lower marginal UM irregular block of seven, SG. 198. (7) £60.00 £56.00
1749
 UM
1887 Jubilee 1½d marginal imperf plate proof of the Reply Paid Essay on watermarked gummed paper, fine UM. £100.00 £110.00
1750   Used (on letter or envelope)
1887 Jubilee 2d green & scarlet SG. 199 U with ½d on cover Devizes to London. (1) £80.00 N/S
1751

1887 Jubilee 2d purple & blue colour trial Perf. 14 on gummed unwatermarked paper, few short perfs. at top & small corner crease otherwise fine & fresh, K30. Cat. from £850 £250.00 N/S
1752    Specimen
1887 Jubilee 2d (2) optd. SPECIMEN Type 9 & 12 (Type 12 - gum crease). Cat. from £160 (2) £50.00 N/S
1753
 UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1887 Jubilee 2d grey green & carmine lower marginal irregular UM block of nine, SG. 200. Cat. £360++ (9) £120.00 £135.00
1754
 UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1887 Jubilee 2½d purple/blue top marginal UM block of eight (minor imperfection), SG. 201. Cat. £280+ (8) £70.00 £84.00
1755
 UM
1887 Jubilee 4d green & purple-brown fine interpanneau irregular strip of six UM, SG. 205. (6) £150.00 £165.00
1756
 UM
1887 Jubilee 4d green & purple/brown marginal interpanneau vertical strip of three UM, SG. 205. Cat. £150+ (3) £75.00 £82.00
1757    M
1887 Jubilee 5d Die 1 part o.g. traces of toning hardly detract, SG. 207. Cat. £600 (1) £80.00 N/S
1758
 M
1887 Jubilee 5d dull purple & blue Die I fine M, SG. 207. Cat. £600 (1) £150.00 £115.00
1759
 UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1887 Jubilee 5d dull purple & blue Die II lower marginal UM block of six, SG. 207a. Cat. £300+ (6) £150.00 £150.00
1760    Specimen
1887 Jubilee 6d purple/rose red BLOCK OF SIX stuck to piece & hand stamped 'CANCELLED' covering three stamps, 'Stamps returned by U.P.U Offices & cancelled by P.O. auditors to avoid taking on 'charge', overprints were British & official (from SG. appendix 3). (6) £70.00 £52.00
1761
 UM
1887 Jubilee 9d interpanneau irregular strip of six UM, SG. 209 (couple of tone spots affecting single stamp). (6) £200.00 £210.00
1762
 UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1887 Jubilee 10d dull purple & carmine interpanneau marginal irregular block of seven UM, SG. 210. Cat. £490+ (7) £180.00 £180.00
1763
 UM
1891 £1 green KC fresh UM top marginal example, light corner crease & minor gum crease. Wonderful appearance, SG.212. Cat. £3500 £1300.00 N/S
1764
 M
1891 £1 green PA, fresh M example, trace of faint crease at right side, full o.g. & good strong colour, SG.212. (1) Cat. £3250 £1000.00 N/S
1765
 Specimen
1900 1s green & carmine optd. SPECIMEN Type 15 fine & fresh, Spec K41s. Scarce. Cat. £950 (1) £350.00 N/S
 
   
       
   
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