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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 - Embossed
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1939
Used on piece or front
1847 1s green horizontal pair, touching to good margins, on a piece with pair of 1841 2d - close to good margins, cancelled barred oval numerals. (4) £150.00 £270.00
1940
 Used
1847 6d (4), 10d & 1s - all with mixed margins, from SG.54/60. (6) £200.00 £250.00
1941
 Used
1847-54 Embossed set, good to FU 6d, 10d & 1s generally with three clear margins, from SG.54/60. (3) £200.00 £160.00
1942
 Used
1847-54 Embossed set, 6d (2) shades, 10d & 1s, mixed margins e.g. clear, touching or cut into, useful group, from SG.54/60. (4) £200.00 £150.00
1943
Used (on letter or envelope)
1852 pair covers with 1s green embossed, cut square to New York or Boston with Boston BR Packet Paid mark or cursive Paid & 5c h/stamps in red, both via Liverpool. (2) £200.00 £170.00
1944
Used (on letter or envelope)
1852 pair covers with 1s green embossed, cut square to Rhode Island or Philadelphia, both with BR Packet Paid 24 marks in red & 21c or 5c marks, via Liverpool. (2) £200.00 £150.00
1945
Used (on letter or envelope)
1853-54 pair covers both franked 1s green embossed cut square to Bombay or Madras, reverse boxed marks of Bellary or Madras, both via Southampton. (2) £200.00 £280.00
1946
 Used
1854 1s pale green Die 2 horizontal STRIP OF THREE cancelled very fine barred oval '466' numerals, clear to touching or cut into margins, quite attractive, SG. 54. Cat. £2550+ (3) £300.00 £220.00
1947
Used (on letter or envelope)
1854-56 two covers with 1s green embossed cut square tied Boston BR Packet mark in red, also E.L with 1s cut to shape & 1d Line engraved added, paid & 5c mark, examiners cross in red, via Liverpool - some faults. (2) £120.00 £130.00
1948
 Used
1847 1s green horizontal pair, sheet margin at left, good margins at foot & right, just cut close or touching at top, FU numeral '466', SG. 55. £250.00 £240.00
1949
 Used
1847 1s green horizontal strip of four, touching to clear margins, cancelled barred oval '5' numeral, 2nd stamp has small split at top, SG.55. (4) Cat. £3600++ £300.00 £320.00
1950
 Used
1847 1s green vertical pair, clear to touching margins, fine '466' barred oval cancels also bears red circular cancel, US entry mark, SG.55. (2) £150.00 £110.00
1951
 Specimen
1847 1s pale green opt. SPECIMEN Type 1 in red, fresh colour & part o.g. Just cut into at right otherwise fine, Spec H1(1)s. Cat. £2400 £550.00 £560.00
1952
 Used
1847 1s pale green vertical pair with barred oval '4' numeral cancels, SG.55. (2) £150.00 £165.00
1953
Used (on letter or envelope)
1854 Cover to Portland, Maine, USA franked 1d stars strip of three + 1s embossed, tied '466' numerals, attractive cover. (1) £150.00 £230.00
1954
Used (on letter or envelope)
1857 Cover to Lausanne, Switzerland franked 1841 2d NC/D pair - cut into large margins, 1s green embossed pair - touching at lower left base, tied London district numeral '2' barred oval cancels 'Calais' transit, reverse bears NYON & Lausanne marks, attractive cover. (1) £200.00 £250.00
1955
 Used
1848 10d brown Die II, three clear margins touching at top, barred oval numeral cancel, SG.57. (1) Cat. £1200 £150.00 £130.00
1956
 Used
1847-54 6d mauve horizontal pair with Inverted Wmk. touching to large margins, fine sideways duplex cancels. (2) £200.00 £120.00
1957
Used on piece or front
1847-54 6d mauve, fine example with large margin at foot, touching other three sides, tied to small piece by 'PITT STREET' Scottish local cancel. Scarce, SG.58. (1) Cat. £900 £120.00 £90.00
 
   
       
   
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