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Stamp auction - 25 July 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - 1841 Penny Red
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1841 1d red brown DK, four margin example with distinctive Kilmarnock MC - fine strike. (1) Cat. £1700 £175 to 225 N/S
Used on piece or front
1841 1d red brown horizontal pair HG/HH (HG with clear to huge margins & HH cut into), neatly tied to piece by fine strikes of the distinctive Kelso MC, Spec. BI(1)ti. Cat. £1600 £120 to 160 N/S
1841 1d red brown Pl.32, horizontal pair lett EI/EJ, good to large margins, cancelled by two fine strikes of No. 1 in MC, SG.8m. Cat. £360+ £80 to 100 £135.00
1841 1d red brown TC, four margin example cancelled by No.1 in MC - superb strike. (1) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 £52.00
1841 1d red brown TD, clear to large margins cancelled solely by town c.d.s. of Totnes, scarce. (1) £50 to 60 £70.00
1841 1d reds selection of 22 singles, pairs (3) & strip of four, 12 have MC cancels, all are four margined. Nice lot. £80 to 120 £125.00
1568    Used
1841 Penny red collection of Plated examples housed in two Prinz albums, strength in Plates up to 94 then sparse to 131, there are 785 stamps of which 260 are cancelled by MC's, although a high proportion are four margined - the condition is very mixed & viewing is advised. £1000 to 1500 £1000.00
Used on piece or front
1842 front & back flap addressed to London franked 1d red brown ME, clear to huge margins & tied Wessex town c.d.s. for My.22.42, Spec B1va. Cat. £1100 £150 to 180 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1844 Dec 30th EL from Oldbury Nr Birmingham to Newcastle Staffs, franked 1d red brown PA, four margin example, tied by fine OLDBURY s/line & barred oval numeral. Attractive & scarce. (1) £600 to 750 £600.00
Used on piece or front
1844 Sept 5th dated piece franked 1841 1d QG, four margined example tied by superb strike of the distinctive York MC. (1) Cat. £800. £150 to 180 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1850 cover from Edinburgh to Bradford, franked 1841 1d BB, four margin examples, however the top left corner folded over & part of the Edinburgh '131' numeral applied to the gummed side - unusual, obverse bears Bradford c.d.s. in blue, reverse Bath transit. £60 to 80 N/S
1854-56 1d red brown Pl.166 left CL, with three good to large margins, cut into at base, used in the Crimea with star between Cyphers (OXO) barred oval cancel, a superb upright strike, light corner crease, SG.29 (unpriced in SG), RPS Cert. 2011. Very rare. (1) £200 to 250 £240.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1857 Entire Letter from Torquay to Exeter, franked 1841 1d red brown vertical pair FG & GG (FG cut into along top), tied by two strikes of blue, barred oval '29' numerals of Ashburton. £60 to 80 N/S
ACCUMULATION on stock cards & hagner leaves comprising approx 260 stamps of which roughly 200 are with MC cancels, many plated examples between 12 & 40, good proportion are four margined, also incl. 1841 2d (8 singles + strip of three), very useful lot, well worth viewing. £500 to 700 £820.00
1576    Used
ALBUM containing a collection of 950 in mixed grades, some four margin, mainly plated by vendor incl. a few covers. Inspection recommended. (950 £200 to 350 £300.00
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
BLOCK OF EIGHT DE/EH with clear to mainly large margins each cancelled by NUMBER 12 IN MALTESE CROSS, fine & rare multiple. Cat. £2800+ £400 to 500 £620.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
MALTESE CROSS CANCELS collection of 30 stamps & 14 covers bearing a variety of distinctive crosses, adhesives incl. many four margined examples incl. (off cover) Catterick, Dublin, Edinburgh, Greenock, Kelso, Leamington, Manchester, Moate, Montrose, York, others on cover incl. superb No. 4 in cross, very fine Edinburgh, Thorne etc. £500 to 600 £720.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 102 PL, three large margins - just touched top at right on cover from Oban to Edinburgh and cancelled by the Oban '273' 1844 type Scottish numeral cancel in blue, reverse bears boxed 'Oban.5.Ap.1841' in same colour. Cat.£750 (1) £50 to 65 N/S
Plate 124 HH/HI horizontal pair cancelled by superb Scottish '187' numeral in BLUE (HI cut into top right). Cat. £500+ £70 to 90 N/S
Used on piece or front
Plate 164 block of six QD/RF with good to large margins all round (QE/RE vertical crease) on piece cancelled by barred oval '498' numerals of Manchester. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
Plate 18 State 2 non-coincident re-entry, lett SE, good to large margins, fine black MC, RPS Cert. 1979, Spec. BS7f. (1) Cat. £280 £50 to 60 £130.00
Plate 19 HL, good to huge margins, tied by superb strike of the No. 12 MC. (1) Cat. £550 £100 to 125 N/S
Used on piece or front
Plate 19 JB, good to large margins, tied to piece by LYME circular town d/stamp - noted month & day 'DE 4' Inverted. £240 to 270 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 20 CD four margined example on cover to Doncaster tied by superb No 9 in Maltese Cross. Part of the address is excised & horizontal crease crosses top of stamp but still very attractive. Cat. £550 (1) £50 to 65 N/S
Plate 31 CG & Plate 28 AE, both good to large margins, cancelled by the distinctive Dublin Type I & II Maltese Crosses, Spec BS20tf & BS17tf. Cat. £300 (2) £90 to 75 N/S
Used on piece or front
Plate 31, four margin examples (2) RD & QD, used on piece with distinctive NORWICH Maltese Crosses, underneath bears Coltishall/Penny Post, Spec B1(1)ts, RPS. Cert. 2001. Cat. £1100+ £160 to 200 £160.00
Used on piece or front
Plate 32 FJ, good to large margined example, tied to piece by distinctive DUBLIN Maltese Cross, piece bears Irish diamond My. 20. 43 h/stamp. (1) £50 to 65 £74.00
Plate 33 P converted to R lett RA, RB, RC, RD, RE, RF, RG, RH, RI, RJ & RL, seven are four margin examples, odd fault, chiefly. (11) £120 to 150 N/S
Plate 55 DE, with three good margins, cut into top of upper right corner cancelled by part HILLSWICK s/line of Shetland, rare. £60 to 80 £66.00
Plate 57 IA, left side marginal example with inscription, shows portion of adjoining stamp at top, cancelled by green Irish type obliteration, Spec B1(1)xc, RPS Cert. 1993. (1) Cat. £3000 £750 to 900 £820.00
Used on piece or front
Plate 78 SJ, INVERTED 'S' four margin examples, tied to piece by '257' barred oval numeral. (1) Cat. £160 £35 to 50 £48.00
1593    Used
UTILE albums (2) containing approx 670 - 1841 1d's mixed grades incl. early plates, distinctive crosses, blue cancels, Numbers in Cross, many Plated examples, identification notes by vendor of Plate varieties etc. Also 1d Stars approx 1000+ plus other miscellany incl. odd covers etc. Nice old time lot. £600 to 750 £1550.00
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