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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 - KGV
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
2226    M
 Used
1911-35 M & U collection on hagner leaves incl. 1912 Royal Cypher set M (excl. 9d olive), 1918 2/6d & 10s Bradbury M (10s gum creases/bend), 1924 Wembley set M x2, 1925 Wembley set M x2, 1934 Photogravure set Control singles M, 1934 Re-engraved set U or VFU x2 etc. (158) £150 to 200 N/S
2228

1911 Die IA ½d proof without value & with reversed '2' engraved above design (small dot after '2') in bright pink on proof paper (103mm x 123mm), VF, SG.Spec. Vol 2, page 80. (1) Cat. £200 £400 to 500 £620.00
2229    M
 Used
1911-36 Collection in a spring back album ranges of M & U from Downey heads with dies, wmks & odd controls, 1912 Royal Cypher incl. shades, controls wmk variations, booklet panes etc. 1924 Block Cypher similar, Seahorses incl. 1913 Waterlow 5s, 10s VFU, £1 FU (2), 1915 DLR 5s VFU, 5s fine M wmk inverted, 10s VFU, 1918 Bradbury incl. steel blue VFU, 1924/25 Wembley sets both M & VFU, 1929 £1 PUC superb U, 1934 Photogravure M & U incl. booklet panes, 1935 Silver Jubilee incl. Cylinder Blocks, finally KEVII booklet panes etc. Very useful unpicked with lots of potential. £3000 to 4000 £4200.00
2230
 Essay
1910 7d half-tone essay large format in olive grey, fine & scarce. £150 to 200 £230.00
2231
 Essay
1910 7d half-tone essay, large format in black, fine & scarce. £150 to 200 N/S
2232    UM
 M
1911-12 Downey Heads Controls collection housed in a hagner album, ranges of singles, pairs, strips & blocks of the ½d & 1d valsue. Excellent basis for expansion. (237 items) £300 to 350 £580.00
2233
 UM
 M
1911-12 Downey Heads M or UM collection in clear mounts on leaves, ranges of shades, wmks, varieties, imperfs, paper trials, booklet panes, coil pairs. Very useful lot & excellent basis for expansion. (133) £750 to 1000 £1650.00
2234    UM
1912 Crown ½d green fresh UM block of 24, some gum storage bends hardly detract, SG. 339. Cat. £360+ (24) £70 to 100 £84.00
2235    Used
1911 'no cross on crown' variety ½d (2) & 1d (3) SG.340a, 341a, 344a & 345a (2), plus example of the 1d aniline scarlet, SG.343 - all good to VFU. (6) Cat. £360 £40 to 50 £48.00
2236    M
1912 Royal Cypher & 1924 Block Cypher M Control singles comprise 1912 sorted into printings values to 1s (no 9d olive), incl. 7d (6), 8d (3), 9d (3), 10d (3), 1s (3), 1924 mainly 2 of each, also 2d Royal Cypher (made up small sheet of 16 with central pillars & margins) incl. pair with No Control. Useful lot. (104) £120 to 150 £300.00
2237    M
1912 Royal Cypher M Controls collection, ranges of vals from ½d to 1s in two s/books virtually all M comprising ½d singles (36), pairs (5), strips of three (20), blocks of six (8), 1d singles (39), pairs (10), strips of three (11), blocks of six or larger (10), 1½d singles (23), pairs (8), strips of three (11), blocks of six (2), 2d singles (16), pairs (11), strips of three (9), blocks of four (2), six (3), 2½d singles (2), pairs (4), strips of three (4), 3d singles (32), pairs (5), strips of three (5), blocks of 4 or 6 (3), 4d singles (20), pairs or strips (7), 5d singles (26), pairs (3), strips of three (2), block of four, 6d singles (23), pairs (2), 7d (9), pair, strips (3), 8d singles (12) + strip of three, 9d agate singles (20), pairs (5), strips (2), 9d olive - none, 10d singles (18), pairs/strip (2), 1s singles (33), block of four, plus a few other miscellaneous items. Very useful lot, viewing recommended. £1500 to 2000 £2600.00
2238
 UM
 M
1912 Royal Cypher shades collection M or UM housed in clear mounts on leaves, a fairly complete run through (identified by vendor & believed to be correct but not guaranteed), several have RPS Certs, comprises ½d value complete except for the Cyprus, 1d complete plus experimental coil printing, Q for O flaw & blue geranium colour trial, 1½d complete plus PENCF flaw, 2d excl. the intense, 2½d incl. deep bright blue, pale milky blue, indigo blue, royal blue, dull Prussian blue (these with RPS Cert) excl. the toned papers, 3d - 1s values complete. Superb & elusive lot offered intact, inspection recommended. £5000 to 6000 £7600.00
2239    UM
 M
1912 'The Ideal Postage Stamp' Exhibition labels (1d KGV Head), selection of perf & imperf examples (22) plus six airmail labels. £20 to 25 £36.00
2240
 UM
1912-24 ½d very pale green vertical pair from lower left corner of sheet brilliant mint UM, Spec.N14 - has clear 1989 RPS Cert. £250 to 300 £260.00
2241    Used
1912 1½d chestnut 'PENCF' error VFU, SG.364a. (1) Cat. £80 £25 to 30 £56.00
2242
 Used
1912 5d Wmk inverted & reversed U - parcel cancel, SG.381wk, scarce. (1) Cat. £300 £40 to 50 £88.00
2243
 Specimen
1912 1s optd SPECIMEN Type 26 UM, Spec.N32v. (1) Cat. £300 £70 to 90 £150.00
2244
 Specimen
1912 1s optd. SPECIMEN Type 26 M, SG. Spec N32v. Cat. £350 £80 to 100 N/S
2245

1914 Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Die proof in brownish black on sunken card depicting Queen Victoria, KEVII & KGV, very attractive & scarce. (1) £150 to 200 £340.00
2246
 Used
1913 Multiple Cypher set FU, ½d irregular or short perfs at top, 1d trimmed perfs left side, SG.397/8. (2) Cat. £405 £50 to 70 £62.00
2247
 M
1913 Royal Cypher 'Multiple' set, fine M, SG.397/8 £180 to 220 £180.00
2248
 Used
1913 Royal Cypher 'Multiple' VFU set with good perfs, SG.397/8. (2) Cat. £405 £100 to 120 £120.00
2249
 M
1913 Waterlow 2/6d, 5s, 10s & £1 set, fine M, £1 centred low to right, SG.399,401,402,404. (4) £1000 to 1200 £1400.00
2250
 M
SEAHORSES M range in clear mounts on leaves comprises 1913 Waterlow 2/6d sepia brown, 1915 DLR 5s carmine & 10s blue, 1918 Bradbury 2/6d (four shades), 2/6d re-entry (unused & creased), 5s rose carmine (crease), 5s rose red, 10s fine M, another with faults, also 2/6d & 5s plate proofs on buff paper. (14) £800 to 1000 £1900.00
2251
 Used
1913 Waterlow 2/6d sepia brown major re-entry, good used & well centred (couple short perfs), SG. 400a. Cat. £700 £120 to 150 N/S
2252
 M
1913 Waterlow 5s pale rose carmine, fine M, centred slightly low to left, Spec. N66 (2), SG.401. (1) Cat. £600 £100 to 120 £110.00
2253
 M
1913 Waterlow 10s indigo blue, superb fresh rich colour, almost perfectly centred, fine M, SG.402. Cat. £950 £300 to 400 £380.00
2254

1913 Waterlow £1 Colour Trial in yellowish green optd. CANCELLED Type 24, very fresh, couple of short perfs. lower right side. (Ex. NPM Archives) Cat. £3000 (1) £1200 to 1400 £1200.00
2255
 M
1913 Waterlow £1 green, fine M example, small mark in right margin hardly detracts, well centred & fresh colour, SG.403. £800 to 1000 £940.00
2256
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d cinnamon brown, fresh M example, short perf left side, RPS Cert (1975), scarce, Spec.N64(9) £600 to 750 £740.00
2257
 UM
1915 DLR 2/6d deep yellow brown, fresh UM well centred example, SG.405. (1) Cat. £600 £150 to 200 £310.00
2258
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d deep yellow brown, fine M, Spec.N64(5), SG.405. (1) Cat. £300 £80 to 100 £140.00
2259
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d blackish brown, fine M (appears UM), RPS Cert (1992) Spec.N64(14) £600 to 750 £800.00
2260
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d bright yellow brown, fine M, Spec.N64(8) Cat. £300 £80 to 100 £155.00
2261
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d yellow brown, fine M (tiny thin mentioned for accuracy), 2/6d pale yellow brown, fine M - centred low to right, Spec.N64(6) & (7), SG.406 £100 to 150 £185.00
2262
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d grey brown, fine M, Spec.N64(3), SG.407. Cat. £350 £100 to 120 £165.00
2263
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d very deep brown wmk inverted, VF fresh M example, Spec.N64 (11) f £500 to 600 £960.00
2264
 UM
1915 DLR 2/6d seal brown, fresh colour lower left corner single (the stamp apparently UM & gum toned), SG.408. £120 to 150 N/S
2265
 M
1915 DLR 2/6d sepia (seal brown) fine M, Spec.N64(13), SG.408. (1) Cat. £250 £70 to 90 £125.00
2266
 UM
1915 DLR 5s bright carmine, well centred, very fresh UM, SG.409. (1) Cat. £1000 £300 to 400 £490.00
2267
 M
1915 DLR 5s bright carmine, fine M (marginal at left side), SG.409. (1) Cat. £425 £120 to 150 £165.00
2268
 M
1915 DLR 5s bright carmine fresh M, fine colour & almost perfectly centred but light crease, SG. 409. £60 to 80 £62.00
2269
 M
1915 DLR 5s pale carmine (worn plate) fine M, SG.410. Cat. £600 (1) £120 to 160 £165.00
2270
 M
1915 DLR 10s blue, fine M, SG.412. (1) Cat. £2500 £600 to 800 £920.00
2271    M
1918 Bradbury 2/6d to 10s M, SG.413a, 416/7. £150 to 200 £155.00
2272
 M
1918 Bradbury 2/6d, 5s & 10s fresh M, SG. 413a & 416/17. (3) £150 to 200 £155.00
2273    M
1918 Bradbury 2/6d, 5s (2) fine M, SG.414, 416. (3) Cat. £530 £100 to 120 N/S
2274
 M
1918 Bradbury 5s rose red, horizontal pair fresh M well centred, single short perf at upper left corner, SG.416. (2) Cat. £560 £70 to 100 £90.00
2275    M
1924 Block Cypher M collection of shades, all are housed in clear mounts on leaves & identified by vendor (look correct but not guaranteed by us). A complete run plus the 1d & 1½d experimental papers. Very useful lot offered intact. (68), from SG.Spec.N33(1)-N45(5) £300 to 400 £450.00
2276    Used
1920 6d Perf 14 FU, SG.385a, 1924 2d Wmk sideways FU - good perfs, SG.421b. (2) Cat. £210 £30 to 40 £30.00
2277    UM
 M
1924-25 Wembley sets, fine M & another 1925 set UM, SG.430/433. (6) £30 to 40 N/S
2278    UM
 M
COMMEMORATIVES 1924-35 M or UM range on leaves in clear mounts incl. 1924 & 25 Wembley sets in blocks of four, 1924 1d variety - tail to 'N' in Exhibition, 1935 Silver Jubilee set in blocks, Inverted set in booklet panes etc. (66) £180 to 220 £190.00
2279    M
1929 PUC set wmk sideways M, SG.434a/436a + inverted set M, SG.434wi/6wi. (6) £100 to 120 £80.00
2280
 M
1929 PUC 1d variety 'broken wreath' at left, fine M, Spec.NCom6d. Cat. £200 £60 to 80 N/S
2281
 Used
1929 PUC 1½d '1829 for 1929' VFU, Spec.NCom7c. (1) £35 to 40 £48.00
2282
 M
1929 PUC 1½d variety '1829 for 1929,' fine M, Spec.NCom7c. Cat. £450 £125 to 150 N/S
2283
 UM
1929 PUC 2½d wmk inverted UM - gum toned, Spec.NCom8a, SG.437wi £800 to 1000 £1350.00
2284
 M
1929 £1 PUC, fine M, SG.438. (1) £200 to 250 £300.00
2285
 M
1929 £1 PUC, fine M, SG.438. (1) £200 to 250 £300.00
2286
 M
1929 £1 PUC, M - tiny thin, SG.438. (1) £200 to 250 £260.00
2287
 Used
1929 £1 PUC, VFU with oval registered d/stamps, SG.438. (1) £200 to 250 £240.00
2288    UM
 M
1934 Photogravure Control blocks of six comprising ½d (4), 1d (3), 1½d (12), 2d (4), 2½d (4), 3d, 4d (2), 5d + odd strip or block of four & a selection of Control Singles incl. 4d (5), 5d (4), 9d (3), 10d (4) & 1s (4) £150 to 200 £350.00
2289
 M
1934 Photogravure set (incl. both 2/6d shades), fine M, SG.450/2. (4) £200 to 250 £200.00
2290
 M
1934 Re-engraved set, fine M, SG.450/2. (3) £150 to 200 £170.00
 
   
       
   
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