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Stamp auction - 29 November 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 November 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 143 - 1840 Mulready Stationery
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter sheet Forme 1, Stereo A10, extremely FU example cancelled by two red Maltese Crosses, both correctly obliterating Britannia & addressed to Durham with blue Newcastle on Tyne back stamp for SP.30.1840. Nice quality. (1) £100 to 120 £135.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet Forme 2 Stereo 'A30,' cancelled by VF red MC, sent to Marlborough, reverse bears Gloucester c.d.s. Attractive & fine. (1) £100 to 130 £145.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet Forme 6, Stereo 'A242' (addressed unusually in blue) to Lombard St, with a neat black MC cancellation & straight line 'TP Stanmore' alongside, dated on reverse Oc.29.1841, Spec.ME16. (1) Cat. £750 £100 to 125 £115.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet Forme 3, Stereo 'A57' fine used from London to Tamworth, cancelled by very early use of the black MC, back stamped Fe.12.1841 'Jell's General & Commercial Envelope' (Spec.MA17g), horizontal fold at top. An attractive advertising Mulready. £250 to 300 £310.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet A2 from Cheapside London to York, cancelled fine red MC & dated on reverse 13th May 1840 c.d.s, same date as letter written within - 1 week after issue, some creasing. (1) Cat. £1200 £200 to 240 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 One Penny Letter Sheet addressed to Yeovil, cancelled by black MC, reverse bears Blandford/31 My 1841/Penny Post, vertical creases, hardly detract. (1) Cat. £1200 £120 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1845 One Penny Letter Sheet Forme 1, Stereo A10, very fine used from Andover to Winchester, cancelled by a fine strike of the Andover barred oval numeral '21' unusually addressed in blue ink to OHMS, Stamp Office & endorsed 'Free' back stamped Andover & Winchester for My.17/18 1845, two vertical folds o/w a fine & scarce late use Mulready, Spec.MEIc. (1) Cat. £1100 £300 to 350 £300.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Envelope Stereo A134 addressed to Yoxford, cancelled by London orange-red Maltese Cross - contrary to regulations, struck to right of Britannia & dated on reverse with clear May 9th 1840 c.d.s. Fine & scarce. Cat. £2600 £500 to 600 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Envelope Forme 2, Stereo 'A146' London to Oxford, cancelled by red MC with neat arrival below for My.29.1840, reverse with Charing Cross dispatch dated 29.My.1840. Attractive first month use. (1) £350 to 400 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1849 One Penny Envelope A133 used from Leeds to London cancelled by 1844 Type barred oval numeral '447' of Leeds, a little soiled. (1) Cat. £1100 £100 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Twopence Letter Sheet from London to Carlisle cancelled by a bold black MC with Carlisle arrival c.d.s. below for May 29.1842, reverse bears neat Bow dispatch for the 28th, Spec.ME3. Cat. £2000 £450 to 500 £520.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Twopence Envelope Stereo a209 from Chelmsford to London cancelled by the '176' numeral, with part duplex at lower right dated Fe.11.63 & crisp red arrival on reverse for the 12th (all superb strikes). Vertical crease not detracting from this extremely attractive 1863 late use Mulready. Cat. £2400 (1) £500 to 650 £580.00
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