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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - 1841 Twopence Blue
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
2097
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Mr.2 Registered cover York to Kendal franked 2d Pl.3 three singles left JD, JF & JG, JD - three good margins close at top, JF & JG three margins each, cancelled & tied by distinctive York MC's, lovely clean usage, cover obverse also bears a superb York c.d.s. Rare & attractive clear Brandon Cert. 2004. (1) Cat. £11,500. £1500 to 2000 £1300.00
2098
Used on piece or front
Pl.3 DB, good to large margins - portion of adjoining stamp at right side, tied to piece by distinctive blue MC, RPS Cert 1998. (1) Cat. £4000 £700 to 850 N/S
2099
 Used
Pl.3 DD, four margin example cancelled by fine No.12 in MC. (1) Cat. £375 £50 to 65 £50.00
2100
 Specimen
Pl. 3 DH optd. SPECIMEN Type 1 clear to good margins, fresh o.g. (has small thin at top left corner) Spec E1s. Cat. £5000 (1) £750 to 950 N/S
2101
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Dec 16 cover from Howick to Edinburgh, franked 2d Pl.3 EI, large margined example - small portion of adjoining stamp visible at base, tied by two strikes of the distinctive Greenock MC, Spec.ES11um. Cat. £1500 £500 to 600 N/S
2102
Used on piece or front
Pl. 3 KC & KE two examples together on small piece, each clear to good margins & tied by Nottingham May 8 1845 town date stamps - rare. RPS Cert (2006) Cat. £4400+ £1200 to 1400 N/S
2103
Used on piece or front
Pl. 3 LK, four good margins, tied to small piece by No. 4 in MC. (1) Cat. £550 £100 to 130 £130.00
2104
Used on piece or front
Pl.3 RE, four good margins, tied to small piece by No.12 in MC, fine complete strike. (1) Cat. £375 £60 to 80 £84.00
2105
 Used
Pl.4 IJ-IL, violet blue, mounted ivory head with lavender tint, a horizontal strip of three with clear to mainly large margins, cancelled 1844 Type numerals, Spec. ES17, clear BPA Cert. 2009. (3) Cat. £750++ £250 to 300 N/S
2106
 Used
1841 2d blue SK, huge margins with portions of SJ SL frame lines, FU numeral 340 in blue, superb exhibition item, Spec.E1. Cat. £700 £350 to 450 £370.00
2107
Used (on letter or envelope)
1852 cover to Barton upon Humber, franked 1841 2d Pl.4 TE, cut into left & top, part marginal at base showing portion of inscription 'bels ABOVE the A' tied London barred oval numeral obliterator. £90 to 120 N/S
2108
Used (on letter or envelope)
1853 cover to Trieste franked 1841 2d Pl.4 TH/K, strip of four, good to large margins except base of TK - cut into (TJ closed tear), tied by barred oval numeral '134' obliterators, obverse bears 'P' in oval & double ring c.d.s. 'Aus England Per Aachen' in red. (1) £175 to 225 £260.00
 
   
       
   
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