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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 - Officials
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • A
2076
 Used
COLLECTION on leaves of good to FU Officials incl. I.R OFFICIALS 1882 6d (SG.04) VFU, 1s green (SG.015) VFU, 1902 2½d (SG.022) FU, ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1d, 1½d, 2d, 2½d & 3d (SG.0102/6) VFU, R.H OFFICIAL 1902 ½d (SG.091) VFU, BOARD OF EDUCATION 1902 2½d (SG.085) Av U, O.W OFFICIAL 1896 ½d (SG.031/2) FU, 5d (SG.034) FU. Total of 44 stamps, Cat. £4500+ £400 to 500 £400.00
  • Admiralty Court
2077
 M
 Block of four
ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1903 ½d, 1d, 1½d, 2d & 3d values each in very fresh M block of four (2x UM in each block), SG.0101/0104 & 0106, very rare group. (5 blocks) Cat. £6510 £1250 to 1500 £3200.00
2078    M
ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1903 set fine M (2d value pulled corner perf. & 2½d minor gum tone), SG. O101/6. Scarce set. Cat. £1518 (6) £300 to 350 £80.00
2079
 Used
ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1903 set FU, SG. O101/6. Cat. £599 (6) £80 to 100 £300.00
2080
 M
ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1903-04 ½d to 2d + 3d fine M, SG. O107/110. Cat. £6200 £1500 to 1800 £1500.00
2081
 Used
ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL 1903-04 set FU, SG.0107/0112, scarce set. (6) Cat. £2644 £400 to 500 £490.00
2082
 M
ADMIRALTY 1903-04 2d yellowish green & carmine red, very fresh fine M, SG.0110, BPA Cert. 2012. (1) Cat. £2600 £1000 to 1200 £1200.00
  • Army
2083
 UM
 M
ARMY OFFICIAL 1896 ½d SG.042 M, 1d lilac UM Block of four SG.043, 2½d SG.044 UM, 6d SG.045 UM, 1902-03 ½d & 1d SG.048/9 UM. Cat.£192 (9) £30 to 40 £40.00
2084    UM
 M
ARMY OFFICIAL 1896 1d lilac SG.043 marginal M (mostly UM) blocks of 12x2 & marginal blocks of 9x2 with minor varieties incl. short 'A' Basic Stamps. Cat.£250. (42) £40 to 55 £40.00
2085
 Used
ARMY OFFICIAL 1900 ½d blue green (6) VFU example showing varieties Stop on 'R', Sprayed 'Y', Short 'Y' & Tall 'L' SG.043, 2½d SG.044 FU, 6d SG.045 VFU & 1902 6d SG.050 VFU. Cat.£380 (9) £50 to 65 £50.00
2086
 M
ARMY OFFICIAL 1902-03 6d pale dull purple, optd Type L6a, M example with large part o.g, some vertical gum wrinkles/creasing & tiny tone spot, SG.052, Spec. M022, BPA Cert. 2012, very scarce. (1) Cat. £2500 £650 to 850 N/S
  • Board of Education
2087
 M
 Used
BOARD OF EDUCATION 1902-04 ½d & 1d FU SG.083/4, ROYAL HOUSEHOLD ½d FU SG.091 & ADMIRALTY 1d M SG.010. Cat.£330 (4) £60 to 80 N/S
2088
 Used
BOARD OF EDUCATION 1902-04 Ultramarine scarce U pair with circular 'Newcastle/on-Tyne' parcel cancels, corner perf has tone spot. SG.085 Cat.£800 (2) £120 to 140 £140.00
  • Govt. Parcels
2089
 Used
GOVT PARCELS 1883 1½d SG.061 U, 1887-90 6d SG.066 U, 9d SG.067 VFU, 1s SG.068 VFU, 1891-1900 No Dot under 'T' U, 1d Dot to left of 'T' U SG.069/a & b, 2d SG.070 U, 4½d SG.071 U, 1902 6d SG.076 together with 1d SG.069 VFU M piece, also 1s SG.078 U. Cat.£1200 (11) £160 to 200 £160.00
2090
 M
GOVT PARCELS 1887 1½d SG.065 M some creasing SG.061, 1891 1d lilac SG.069 M 1902 1d SG.074 M. Cat.£252 (3) £30 to 40 N/S
2091
 Used
GOVT PARCLS 1887-90 9d dull purple & blue optd type 07 in blue black SG.067a U. example with closed tear at lower left. BPA Cert 2009 (unpriced in SG) (1) £30 to 40 N/S
2092
 M
GOVT PARCELS 1887-1900 1d lilac overprint inverted fresh M example, diagonal surface line reduced at left. A VERY RARE VARIETY, SG.069c, BPA Cert 2008. (1) Cat. £7000 £1500 to 2000 N/S
2093
 Used
GOVT PARCELS 1891-1900 1s green & carmine, good U example, BPA Cert. 2008, SG.072. Cat. £250 £50 to 65 £68.00
  • I.R.
2094
 M
I.R OFFICIAL 1882-1901 ½d pale green SG.02, 1d lilac SG.03 1884-88 ½d Slate blue SG.05, 1887-92 2½d SG.014, all M with good colours, plus 1s dull green SG.015 M - good colour but tiny thin & some brown toning on four perfs. Cat. £1227. (5) £100 to 140 £160.00
2095
 M
I.R OFFICIAL 1882 6d grey Pl.18 fine M, SG.04. Cat. £575 £100 to 125 N/S
2096
 Used
I.R OFFICIAL 1884-88, SG.05, 2½d SG.06, 1889 1s dull green SG.015 & 1901 6d SG.018 - all VFU. plus 2½d purple/blue optd SPECIMEN. Cat. £754. (5) £90 to 120 £120.00
2097
 M
 Specimen
I.R OFFICIAL 1885 2½d lilac optd SPECIMEN Type 9, fresh M, SG.06s. (1) Cat. £325 £60 to 80 £76.00
2098
 Specimen
I.R OFFICIAL 1885 1s dull green optd SPECIMEN Type 9, slight adhesion upper right corner o/w fine M, SG.07s. (1) Cat. £1250 £150 to 200 £150.00
2099
 Used
I.R OFFICIAL 1890 10s ultramarine optd SPECIMEN Type 11, small thin mentioned for accuracy o/w very fresh & attractive, SG.010s. (1) Cat. £2200 £600 to 700 N/S
2100
 Used
 Block of four
I.R OFFICIAL 1892 2½d purple/blue FU Block of four SG.014. Cat.£225. (4) £40 to 50 N/S
2101
 Specimen
I.R OFFICIAL 1889 1s dull green optd. SPECIMEN Type 9 fresh M, SG. O15s. Cat. £240 (1) £60 to 80 £84.00
2102
 M
I.R OFFICIAL 1887 6d purple/rose red fine M SG.018. Cat.£375. (1) £60 to 80 £60.00
2103
Used (on letter or envelope)
I.R OFFICIAL 1895 OHMS Cover franked 1d lilac SG.043 tied Sheffield circles, 1901 OHMS Cover franked ½d SG.041 tied Blairgowrie c.d.s, 1904 OHMS Cover franked 1d SG.021 tied London cds (cover fault at top). (These three covers Cat. £240) plus 2 x OHMS printed envs franked 1d SG.043 both unused. £50 to 70 £64.00
  • O.W
2104
 Used
O.W OFFICIAL 1896 ½d vermillion VFU block of four showing variety 'Large Stop After 'O' on two stamps. SG.031 & 031a. small fault affecting one Stamp - not detracting. Scarce Multiple. Cat.£825++ £120 to 165 N/S
2105
 Used
O.W OFFICIAL 1896 ½d SG.031, ½d SG.032 & 1d SG.033 VFU. Cat.£450 (3) £60 to 75 N/S
2106
 Block of four
O.W OFFICIAL 1902 5d dull purple & blue very fine M marginal BLOCK OF FOUR (3 x UM), SG. O34. Accompanied by RPS Cert (1945). Very rare, exhibition piece. £5000 to 7000 £12600.00
2107
 Used
O.W OFFICIAL 1902 5d dull purple & blue superb used with 'Parliament St Jy.6.02' c.d.s. SG. O34. RPS Cert (2010) Rare. Cat. £1200 (1) £300 to 400 £460.00
2108
 Used
O.W OFFICIAL 1902-03 ½d, 1d & 2d VFU SG.036/8, Cat. £720 (3) £90 to 120 N/S
2109
 M
O.W OFFICIAL 1896 ½d SG.031, 1d SG.033 slight horizontal crease, 1902 1d SG.037 all M. Cat.£1325. (4) £200 to 250 N/S
2110
Used (on letter or envelope)
O.W OFFICIAL 1903 OHMS env franked KEVII 1d O.W OFFICIAL, SG.O37, tied Edinburgh double ring c.d.s. for Au.7.03, very fine, scarce. £180 to 200 £230.00
  • R H Officials
2111
 UM
 Block of four
R.H OFFICIAL 1902 ½d blue green fine UM marginal BLOCK OF FOUR, SG. O91. Rare multiple. Cat. £2000 (4) £400 to 500 £680.00
2112
 Used
R.H OFFICIAL 1902 ½d & 1d VFU, SG. O91/2. Scarce. Cat. £375 (2) £80 to 100 £110.00
2113
 M
R.H OFFICIAL 1902 1d scarlet fine M (vertical gum crease at right), SG. O92. Cat. £325 (1) £50 to 65 N/S
 
   
       
   
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