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Stamp auction - 11 March 2010 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 11 March 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 135 - 1841 Twopence Blue
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1588   Used (on letter or envelope)
Pl.3 AF used on 1857 (Jan 15th) front, CE used on 1846 (Nov 30th) env, MJ used on 1846 (Aug 12th) cover tied by black numeral & red straight line 'Cornhill,' fair to good. £100.00 N/S
Pl. 3 EC fresh M single with good to large margins except just touched at top right alongside Star (tiny gum thin at upper left), Spec E1 (2). Cat. £4250 £450.00 N/S
 Block of four
Pl. 3 FB/GC block of four generally good to very good margins, U with numeral '222' on piece, minor traces of toning at top but very scarce, Spec E1 (2). Cat. £1200 £200.00 N/S
Used on piece or front
Pl. 3 JB/JC horizontal pair good to large margins, just cut into at left of JB, Very fine U with BLUE 1844 type numerals on tiny piece (noted horizontal crease which hardly detracts), Spec ES11wb. Scarce. Cat. £1400++ (2) £200.00 N/S
Used on piece or front
Pl. 3 MC good to large margins, U blue 1844 type numeral on small piece. £230.00 N/S
Pl. 3 NG - NI horizontal strip of three, clear to large margins, close at left side & upper right (not into design), NH - closed tear. Each cancelled by fine No 12 IN MALTESE CROSS. Cat. £1050 £160.00 £120.00
Used on piece or front
Pl.3 PF, good to very large margins tied to small piece by No.8 in M.C - a complete & superb strike. Cat. £700 £150.00 £150.00
Used on piece or front
Pl.3 QE, three large margins just cut into lower left side, tied to small piece by fine No.2 in M.C. (1) Cat. £550 £50.00 N/S
1596    Used
Pl.3 & 4 matched pairs, letterings SF, SG, SH, SJ & SK (at least six are four margined) others close on 3 margins. (10) £80.00 N/S
1597    Used
Pl.4 CK four good to large margins, barred oval cancel, matched with perf Pl.4 CK London '13' cancel, SG.14 & 20 also examples of 2d LC P.14 Pl.5 & 2d Pl.9 FU. (4) £40.00 N/S
Pl.4 SE-SF horizontal pair touching at base to large margins, neatly cancelled by two part strikes of the Hull '383' spoon for April 4 1854. (2) £90.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 cover to Germany franked 6d rate, 3 x 2d Pl. 4 TI/TK, each being four margined & tied by WINDSOR Sep.21.64 duplexes & 'Calais' transit c.d.s. Extraordinarily late usage. Fine uncreased cover with small tear at top, expertly closed. Attractive exhibition item. £650.00 N/S
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