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Stamp auction - 27 May 2010 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 May 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 136 - 1841 Penny Red
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1877
 Used
1841 1d red brown BI-BL horizontal strip of four with good margins all round, each with fine No.12 in M.C, attractive multiple. (4) Cat. £1000+ £150.00 £185.00
1878
 Used
 Block of four
1841 1d red brown block of four KE-LF cut into at base & top KF, margin split between KE & LE, bears VF cancels of No.6 in M.C, very scarce on blocks. £80.00 £125.00
1879
 Used
1841 1d red brown CA-CF strip of six left with clear to good margins (CD vertical crease), cancelled by six good to fine strikes of No.6 in M.C, scarce multiple. (6) Cat. £720++ £200.00 £230.00
1880
 Used
1841 1d red brown CC-CD horizontal pair with large to huge margins on three sides, cut into at right, cancelled by distinctive Norwich M.C's. (2) Cat. £900+ £100.00 £150.00
1881
 Used
1841 1d red brown horizontal pair SG-SH clear to large margins, bearing single complete strike of the black MC - contrary to regulations. £50.00 £270.00
1882
 Used
1841 1d red brown LA with superb 'WEM' (Shropshire) undated double ring cancel, clear to large margins, fine & scarce, Spec.B1va. (1) Cat. £650 £150.00 £260.00
1883
 Used
1841 1d red brown left JA, NA & SH each four margined examples with blue M.C cancels, LG huge margined example with blue 1844 Type numeral cancel, nice lot. (4) Cat. £1830 £150.00 £310.00
1884
Used on piece or front
1841 1d red brown left HA, clear to large margined example, tied to piece by No.6 in M.C - a complete fine strike, another left JA tied to piece by No.7 in M.C, VF almost complete strike. (2) Cat. £240 £50.00 £115.00
1885
 Used
1841 1d red brown LK, good to large margined example with fine No.4 in M.C. (1) Cat. £425 £100.00 £175.00
1886

1841 1d red brown Pl. 43 AE, marginal imprimatur showing inscription (hinged on margin), Spec.BS26. (1) Cat. £1400 £350.00 £660.00
1887

1841 1d red brown Pl. 46 AD, marginal imprimatur showing inscription (hinged on margin), Spec.BS27. (1) Cat. £1400 £350.00 £660.00
1888

1841 1d red brown Pl. 44 AI, marginal imprimatur, showing inscription (hinged at margin), Spec.BS26G. (1) Cat. £1400 £350.00 £660.00
1889

1841 1d red brown Pl. 47 AF, marginal imprimatur showing inscription (hinged on margin), Spec.BS27. (1) Cat. £1400 £350.00 £660.00
1890

1841 1d red brown Pl. 45 AI, marginal imprimatur, showing inscription (hinged on margin), Spec.BS26H. (1) Cat. £1400 £350.00 £660.00
1891
 Used
1841 1d red brown range of better items incl. block of six EI/FK large to huge margins all round '624' barred oval numeral cancels, marginal example left LL huge margins with inscription, KJ very fine four margins wmk inverted, numbers 6, 7 & 9 in M.C - VF, blue numeral '404' & others for inspection. Nice lot. (26) £200.00 £680.00
1892    Used
1841 1d red brown x60 examples - all have M.C cancels, majority fine four margined incl. blue M.C, numbers in cross, marginal inscription, early plates etc. Very useful lot, well worth inspection. £300.00 £490.00
1893
 Used
1841 1d red EC good margins in orange-brown shade, U with blue Maltese Cross, Spec B1sc. £100.00 N/S
1894
 Used
1841 1d red horizontal strip of seven FA-FG, part sheet margin at left with trace of inscription. Large margins top & at foot just close in two places, just touching to good on fourth at right. Nicely used by the scarce No 4 in black MC. FA has tiny fault at top, Spec B1 ud, a rare multiple with this usage. Cat. £2975++ £800.00 N/S
1895
 Used
1841 1d red KD three margins, just cut into at left on fourth, U with clear PY P No 15 in blue of Handsworth. Stamp has surface line through Queen's neck (not creased) & tiny thin, Spec B1nc. Cat. £650 £50.00 N/S
1896
Used (on letter or envelope)
1842 Oct 22 cover to Yeovil franked 1841 1d IE (stuck on upside down) four margin example tied VF Dorchester Town d/stamp for Oct 22 1842, cover has horizontal crease clear of adhesive & pmk. (1) Cat. £2500 £500.00 £275.00
1897
Used (on letter or envelope)
1844 Cover to Ballater, Aberdeenshire, franked 1841 1d GD-GE horizontal pair (cut into at left side), tied No.8 in M.C cancels. (1) Cat. £350+ £60.00 £56.00
1898   Used (on letter or envelope)
1846 cover from Oban to Inverary franked 1d red brown Pl. 61 SG, tied by two cancels - '183' of Inverary in black & '273' of Oban in blue, back stamps for both in corresponding colours. £280.00 N/S
1899
 Used
CHANNEL ISLANDS DISTINCTIVE MALTESE CROSS cancelling the lower half of 1841 1d R1, faults incl. corner creases & cut into in places, nevertheless a good strike of this rarely seen cross. (1) £300.00 £310.00
1900    Used
EARLY PLATES Pl. 12 FB, Pl. 13 RH, Pl. 15 RE, Pl. 15 GE & Pl. 16 TK - all four good margins with black M.C's. (5) Cat. £465 £50.00 £110.00
1901    Used
EARLY PLATES Pl. 17 IK, Pl. 18 MK, Pl. 19 JE, Pl. 20 JH, Pl. 21 PJ, Pl. 22 BH, Pl. 23 CG, Pl. 24 EL & Pl. 25 QE - all four margined examples with black M.C's. (9) Cat. £580 £60.00 £120.00
1902
 Used
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
MULTIPLES - range of pairs (3) two pairs have clear margins, strip of four EI-EL clear to large margins 1844 Type cancels, strip of five RB-RF clear to huge margins - shows portions of adjoining stamps at left side & on four stamps at top cancelled fine Irish diamonds, strip of ten QC-QL of which six have clear margins - cancelled by superb Scottish MC's (faults), block of fifteen PG-RK margins virtually complete all round (except PJ just shaved at top) cancelled London barred oval diamond numerals. Nice lot, inspection recommended. £200.00 £450.00
1903   Used (on letter or envelope)
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS COVERS No.2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11 & 12 all clear to good four margin examples with clear strikes. Cat. £5275 £250.00 £370.00
1904
 Used
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS set excluding No.10 & 12, all four margin examples with goof to fine strikes (No.2 has crease), attractive part set. (10) Cat. £1770 £200.00 £150.00
1905
 Used
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS complete set of four margin examples, all good strikes. (12) Cat. £2270 £350.00 £370.00
1906
 Used
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS complete set of four margin examples, incl. some fine strikes. (12) Cat. £2270 £300.00 £260.00
1907
 Used
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS complete set of four margined examples, fine-VF, odd superb. (12) Cat. £2270 £350.00 £390.00
1908
Used (on letter or envelope)
Pl. 25 PB, 1d pale red-brown (slight wear), VFU with good to large margins & clear light strike of the distinctive Coventry M.C on 1843 (Feb 7th) cover (part of upper flap missing) to Ironbridge - this cover illustrated on page 47 of 'The Maltese Cross Cancellations of the United Kingdom' (2nd Edition) by Alcock & Holland, SG.Spec. BS14te. (1) Cat. £2200 £500.00 N/S
1909    Used
PLATED EXAMPLES Pl. 26 CB, Pl. 27 ND, Pl. 28 BB, Pl. 29 NB, Pl. 30 LC, Pl. 31 FK, Pl. 32 RK, Pl. 33 TG, Pl. 34 EF, Pl. 35 II & Pl. 36 EF - all are four margined examples with black M.C's. (11) Cat. £685 £70.00 £135.00
1910    Used
RE-CONSTRUCTED SHEET of 240 letterings, apparently Pl. 27, high proportion are good four margin examples, all cancelled black M.C's. £250.00 £420.00
 
   
       
   
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