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Stamp auction - 27 March 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 March 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 147 - 1841 Twopence Blue
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Group of singles (4) GA, ML, SF, TB, pairs (2), MK/L, NJ/K & strip EA/C all have clear to good margins, used with 1844 type cancels. £100 to 120 £125.00
Plate 3 DJ, clear to large margins cancelled bold strike of the No. 12 in Maltese Cross, Spec. ES11vl. (1) Cat. £550 £80 to 100 £65.00
Plate 3 LB in a fairly full blue shade, small to very large margins showing a trace of the stamp above, large part original gum, fresh & attractive, Spec. ES11. (1) Cat. £6000 £1200 to 1500 £1350.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1844 Feb 21st cover from Norwich to London, franked 1841 2d Pl.3 LE, three good margins right side just cut into at top, tied by the distinctive Norwich MC, reverse bears Norwich despatch c.d.s. Scarce. Spec.ESIIuh. (1) Cat. £4000 £300 to 350 £300.00
Plate 3 NG-NJ strip of four with margins showing on all sides but only two stamps are completely clear four margined, each cancelled by fine strikes of the Number 12 in MC. Cat. £2200 £120 to 150 £160.00
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