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Stamp auction - 6 September 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 6 September 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 142 - 1841 Penny Red
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1806
 Used
1841 1d red brown - 23 singles, plus strips of three & four, all with blue numeral cancellations & all are four margined examples. Cat. £7250 £300 to 350 £310.00
1807
 Used
1841 1d reds - 14 singles in a variety of shades & ranging from white to very blued paper, all VFU with 1844 Type cancels. All but two with good to large margins & nine are magnificent examples. Also a further single used on letter sheet with '540' numeral to Cardiff, nice group (15 + cover) £100 to 120 £160.00
1808
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 1d reds on covers (45) of which 13 are cancelled by MC's, roughly 30 covers bear four margin examples. £100 to 120 £290.00
1809
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Aug 18th Cover sent from Glasgow to Castletown franked 1d Red brown from black Plate 5 QB State II from the provisional repair, four margined example clearly showing the faint check letter ""B"", well tied by two strikes of the black MC., reverse with hexagonal dispatch mark. Scarce stamp especially on cover. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
1810
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Cover to London, franked by a very attractive three margined 1d red brown, Pl. 9 SL, neatly tied by a fine strike of the distinctive Greenock MC, reverse bears boxed dispatch h/stamp. (1) Cat. £1500 £120 to 150 N/S
1811
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 June cover sent locally in Edinburgh franked 1d red brown from black Plate 10 SH, four margined example cancelled by a superb black MC., cover stained at upper left corner. Cat.£325. (1) £80 to 100 N/S
1812
 Used
1841 Penny Red Brown collection of plated examples housed in two Exeter albums, from black plates through to Pl. 175, comprises Pl. 1b (3), 2 (2), 5 (4), 8 (6), 9 (6), 10 (2), 11 (3), 12 (6), 13 (5), 14 (2) + pair, 15 (2), 16 (4), 17 (4), 18 (2), 19 (5), 20 (11), 21 (10), 22 (4) + pair, 23 (10) + two pairs, 24 (7) + pair, 23 (15), 25 (9), 26 (9), 27 (3), 28 (8), 29 (13), 30 (5), 31 (4), 32 (5) + vert pair, 33 (7), 34 (9), 35 (6), 36 (8), 37 (7) + strip of four, 38 (11), 39 (7), 40 (2), 41 (4) + strip of four, 42 (3), 43 (3), 44 (2) + pair, 45 (4), 46 (6) + block of six, 47 (1) + pair, 48 (2), 49, 50 (4), 51 (2), 52 (6), 53 (6), 54, 55 (4), 56 (4), 57 (6), 58 (5), 59 (3), 60 (3), 61 (11), 62 (6) + block of four, 63 (3) + pair & strip of three, 64 (5), 65 (5), 66 (10), 67 (5), 68 (5), 69 (9) + pair & strip of four, 70 (4), 71 (4) + strip of four, 72 (2) + pair, 73 (7) + strip of four, 74 (5), 75 (6) + strip of three & four, 76 (10), 77 (5) & vert pair, 78 (7) + pair, 79 (4) + strip of four, 80 (4) + strip of four, 81 (7), 82, 83 (5), 84 (6), 85 (7) + pair, 86 (6) + pair, 87 (2), 89 (4), 90 (5), 91 (4) + strip of four, 92 (3) + strip of four, 93 (7) + pair, 94 single + strip of three, 95 (4), 96 (3), 97, 98 (3), 99 (5), 100, 101 (3) + pair & block, 102 (3), 103 (2), 104 (5) 105, 106 (3), 107 (3), 108 (2), 109, 110, 111 (2), 118, 119 (3), 120 (4), 121, 122, 123 (2), 124 (2), 125, 126 (2), 127 (2) + pair, 128 (3), 129 single + pair, 120 (3) + strip of four, 131 (4) + pair, 132 (2), 134, 135 single + block of six, 136 (5), 137 (2), 138, 139 (3), 140, 141 (4), 142 (6), 143 (3), 144 (3), 145 (4), 146, 147 (5) + pair, 148 (3), 149 (4), 150 (6), 151 (4), 152 (4), 153, 154 (4), 155 (4), 156 (3), 157 (6), 158 (2), 159 (4), 160 (4), 161 (4), 162 (5), 163 (2), 164, 165 (4), 166, 167 (5), 168 (2), 169 (3), 170 (4) + pairs (2) & strip of six, 171 (3), 172 (5), 173 (5), 174, 175 (RPS Cert) A high proportion are four margin examples (approx 650) & the vendors plating looks to be accurate - but not guaranteed. Overall a super lot, offered intact. £1000 to 1500 £2900.00
1813
Used (on letter or envelope)
1842 Oct 22 cover to Yeovil franked 1841 1d IE (stuck on upside down), four margin example tied VF well struck Dorchester Town d/stamp for Oct.22.1842, cover has horizontal crease clear of adhesive & pmk. (1) Cat. £3000 £400 to 450 N/S
1814
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Cover addressed to Bewdley, franked 1d red brown Pl. 34 DA, fine four margined example placed sideways & tied by a superb strike of the London number '6' in MC, reverse bears No. 7. 1843 d/stamp, Spec. BS23uf. (1) Cat. £450 £100 to 125 N/S
1815
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Cover Perth to Blairgowrie, franked 1d red brown CI, four margins, tied by distinctive Perth MC, Perth & Blairgowrie d/stamps on rev. Spec.B1 (1) Cat. £1000 £100 to 150 N/S
1816
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Wrapper from Glastonbury to Sydenham, then re-directed to London, franked 1841 1d Pl. 31 DH, four close to huge margins, tied black MC, ob. bears handstruck 'I' of Sydenham, rev. with dispatch/transit marks & arrival for Au. 3. 1843. (1) £35 to 50 N/S
1817
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 wrapper from Hollymount to Dublin, franked 1841 1d red brown Pl.24 KJ, large margined example, tied by a superb strike of the distinctive hollow centre 'Hollymount' Maltese Cross cancellation in black with d/stamp of despatch opposite, Dublin arrival d/stamp on rev, fine & very rare, Spec. BS13tha. (1) Cat. £17,000 £3500 to 4000 N/S
1818
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. £180 to 200 N/S
1819
  1846 hand written receipt for two sheets of 1d labels - 5 rows of 2d labels with Kensington Nov. 28 1848 date stamp. Scarce for 1841 1d reds & blues. (1) £170 to 220 N/S
1820
Used (on letter or envelope)
1847 Aug 7th cover from Douglas to Edinburgh franked 1d red brown BE four good margins, tied by Scottish Town numeral '106' of Douglas in GREEN, back stamped Douglas 7.8.47 in green & arrival c.d.s. 9.8.47. RPS Cert (2007) Cat. £9000 (1) £500 to 700 N/S
1821
Used (on letter or envelope)
1849 Cover from Tenby to London, franked 1841 1d red brown Pl. 85 large margined horizontal pair SF/SG, tied by superb '784' numerals in bright blue, rev. with matching double arc c.d.s, dispatch for De. 30. 1849 & red arrival c.d.s. for the following day. (1) Single on cover Cat. £1700. £200 to 250 N/S
1822
Used (on letter or envelope)
1849 Dec 15th cover from Wilton to Stockbridge Hants, franked 1d red brown left JB - four good margins tied with 1844 type cancellation '685' for Wilton in green, with Wilton c.d.s. cancelling upper right side of envelope, attractive neat cover & very scarce. Brandon Cert. 2004. (1) Cat. £9000 £1200 to 1400 N/S
1823
Used (on letter or envelope)
1850 Cover from Jersey to London franked 1d red brown EL, four margined example with sheet margin at right side with inscription 'PRICE' tied by '409' barred oval for Jersey. (1) £60 to 85 £60.00
1824
Used (on letter or envelope)
1852 Envelope from Chertsey to London, franked 1d red brown Pl. 133 MH, good to wide margined example, tied by blue '179' barred oval numeral, reverse bears dispatch & arrival marks & neat hand struck 'Latcham Penny Post' also in blue, Spec.B2xb. (1) Cat. £750 £80 to 120 N/S
1825
Used (on letter or envelope)
1853 Entire from Dartmouth to Ashburton, franked by 1d red brown GL, good to large margined example, tied by VF strike of the blue barred oval '237' numeral, reverse with dispatch & arrival c.d.s's for De.21/22. 1853. Cat. £750 £100 to 135 £120.00
1827    Used
COLLECTION of 344 unplated singles on leaves, a high proportion are four margined examples. £400 to 500 £620.00
1828
 Used
COLLECTION of plated examples housed in black mounts on leaves from black plates through to Pl.177, comprises Pl.16 (2), Pl.2 (2), Pl.5 (2), Pl.8 (2), Pl.9 (2), Pl.10 (2) & Pl.11, Pl.12 to Pl.177 complete incl. the odd extra. Total of 190 stamps of which 44 have MC cancels, condition is a little mixed however 180 of the 190 stamps are four margined examples (Pl.176 is thinned & Pl.177 three margined) Plating by vendor and not guaranteed by us, so inspection is recommended. £500 to 600 £880.00
1829
 Used
NUMBERS IN MALTESE CROSS set of London Head Office numbers 1-12, examples with four margins & no faults are 5, 6, 9, 10, 11 & 12 (Cat. £1540), others although four margined - have faults. Overall Cat. £3045. (12) £250 to 300 £250.00
1830
 M
Plate 10 NK, fine M, large part o.g. with four good margins, scarce, AS69. (1) Cat. £2750 £800 to 1000 N/S
1831
 Used
Plate 128 QK, good to large margined example, clearly cancelled by violet numeral of the London District Post, clear RPS Cert 1993, very rare. (1) Cat. £4000 £500 to 650 £580.00
1832
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 175 CK/CL, horizontal pair, margins mainly all round (just cut into at right side), cancelled by 498 numeral of Manchester on env. to London. Scarce Plate - stamps alone, Cat. £1000 each off cover. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
1833
 Used
Plate 19 GA/GB, horizontal pair, margins all round except at left - cut very close, cancelled by Totness My 23 1842 town c.d.s. (2) Cat. £1600 £100 to 150 £180.00
1834
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 58 RC, ""P converted to R"" four margined example on cover from Kirkcaldy to Markinch tied fine Scots '210' numeral. Spec BS17d. Attractive cover. (1) £60 to 80 N/S
1835
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 90 GL, clear to large margins, marginal at right side showing inscription 'Per Row of 12 £1' on cover from Oban to Edinburgh, tied by VF Scots numeral '273' for Oban, horizontal fold at top (through stamp), barely noticeable. (1) £65 to 90 N/S
 
   
       
   
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