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Stamp auction - 14 March 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 14 March 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 144 - Barbados
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1852-1935 M & U ranges on stock cards incl. a useful selection of Seated Britannias incl. 1852 1d blue M, three good margins, close cut at right, 1d deep blue M & U, both clear to good margins, 4d brownish red M, four margins & U x2 - both cut into, 1855 1d green unused, 1d pale blue x2 U, margins not complete, 1d deep blue U, clear to huge margins, 1858 No Wmk 6d pale rose red & 6d deep rose red U, also 1s brown black U variable margins, SG.12a, Pin Perf 12½ ½d yellow green FU - just touches upper right corner, SG.16. Further ranges of Perf Seated Britannias M & U with values to 5s, SG.64 incl. 1s, SG.51 unused & U, later incl. 1874 1d deep blue unused, SG.66, another example M, 4d carmine M, SG.77 & 1s purple unused SG.81, good to VFU range incl. shades from between SG.67/81, 1925-35 1d to 2/6d M between SG.231/238a etc. Although mixed condition, a useful lot. (108) ST.Cat. £5000+ £450 to 500 N/S
 Block of four
1852-55 (½d) slate blue very fine M block of four, mounted on one stamp only, full o.g. SG. 5a. £40 to 50 £62.00
1855-57 ½d green, good to large margins FU, SG.8. Cat. £200 £50 to 65 £48.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1858 outer letter sheet to St Lucia rated m/s 8 & 1d deep blue imperf. (just touching one side), tied numeral 1 obliterator, reverse Barbados & St Lucia c.d.s. (1) £160 to 180 N/S
1860 No wmk pin perf 12½ (½d) yellow green, VFU fresh colour, an excellent example of this very scarce stamp, SG.16. Cat. £650 £150 to 200 N/S
1860 No wmk pin perf 12½ (½d) green, superb used numeral '1' VF example with clear 1961 BPA Cert, SG.16. Cat. £650 £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1870 cover to Windsor, North Carolina bearing 1861-70 1d blue & 4d dull rose red cancelled numeral 1 in barred oval, US Steamship/20 h/stamp & St Thomas b/stamp. Early printed cover of general Commission Merchants Bridgetown, some minor faults but a rare item. £350 to 450 N/S
340    M
1882-1952 M & U (chiefly M) collection on hagner leaves incl. 1920 Victory Set to 1s optd SPECIMEN, 1920 Victory set M, 1918-20 Colours Changed Set 4d & 5s M, 1920-21 Victory set M, 1921-24 Mult Script CA Set M, 1925-35 Mult Script CA Set M, 1935 Jubilee set M, 1938-47 Mult Script CA set M, 1939 Tercentenary set M, 1948 Wedding set UM x 2 Sets, 1950 KGVI Def set M, Postage Dues 1934, 1950 & 1951 Sets M. Also a few covers & packet of modern stamps. (182 + 10 covers) £140 to 170 £140.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894-later, most interesting group of covers with 1894 QV ½d wrapper, 1906 2½d pair BADGE, G.P.O c.d.s. to New York State, various to Panama & USA used with Parish marks of St. Philip x2, St. Thomas, St. Andrew reg. (one underpaid), St. Lucy, 1913 'T' in heart, WWII censored covers, different rates (8), and destinations etc. Very clean. (20) £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 cover from Canada bearing 2c, Ottawa c.d.s. plus Bahamas Special Delivery 5d, Nassau c.d.s, cover toned but scarce. (1) £45 to 65 £50.00
1920 Victory Set optd SPECIMEN unused SG. 201s/12s. Cat.£275. £40 to 50 £62.00
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