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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 - KGV Royal Cypher
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1482
  1912 Watermark Simple Cypher, a piece of watermarked paper showing twenty complete impressions (4 x 5) & single lined figure '1' in margin at left. Fine. £160 to 200 N/S
1483
 Specimen
1912 ½d handstamped 'cancelled' (Type 28), fine UM, Spec N14w. Cat. £225 (1) £50 to 70 £50.00
1484

1912 ½d imperforate colour trial in green on gummed watermarked paper, good margins on three sides, cut close at foot. Fine & rare. Cat. £2800 £500 to 700 N/S
1485
 M
1912 Royal Cypher Control Singles ½d (3), 1d (3), 1½d (4), 2d, 2½d, 3d B.13, 7d C.13 (retail approx £260) £70 to 90 £70.00
1486
 UM
1912 ½d pale olive green UM, Control H16 (P) single. £60 to 70 £68.00
1487
 M
1912 ½d deep blue 'myrtle green' fine M Control K18 (I) single, some gum toning, Spec. N14 (16), P.E.G.B Cert. 1995 accompanies. Cat. £225 £70 to 90 £84.00
1488
 M
1912 1d hand stamped SPECIMEN (Type 23), variety imperforate fine M, SG. Spec N16s var. £100 to 120 N/S
1489
 Specimen
1912 1d horizontal pair, both overprinted SPECIMEN (Type 26), fine M, Spec N16t. Cat. £500 £150 to 180 £140.00
1490
 M
1912 1d brick red, fine M, Spec. N16 (6), RPS Cert. 1987 - photocopy of pair. (1) £30 to 35 £34.00
1491
 M
1912 1½d pale brown M, Spec. N18 (9), RPS Cert. 1980. (1) Cat. £450 £170 to 200 £230.00
1492
 Specimen
1912 1½d red-brown block of four, each overprinted SPECIMEN (Type 26), the upper pair with light diagonal bend, otherwise fine M. Spec N18t. Cat. £1200 £350 to 450 N/S
1493
 UM
1912 2d intense bright orange 'Q21' control strip of three UM, a few minor gum bends or wrinkles - in no way detracting, fine fresh and very attractive. Extremely rare. Spec.N19(9), RPS Cert. 1991 (for original block of six) £2500 to 3000 N/S
1494
 M
1912 2d orange Die II, imperforate with margin at left & large margins on the other sides, full o.g. Handstamped 'N/P/IMPRIMATUR' on reverse. Vertical crease at left otherwise fresh & fine. Very rare. Cat. £7000 £1500 to 2000 N/S
1495
 M
1912 2d orange-yellow Die 1, coil join vertical pair, perfs. trimmed & a couple of perfs. toned & with slight crease, nevertheless scarce & rarely offered, Spec N19h (unpriced). £150 to 200 N/S
1496
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912 2d intense bright orange Die I, Spec.N19(9), used on a local commercial Nottingham cover from 'W. Dixon & Co. - Wholesale Clothiers & Warehousemen' tied Nottingham wavy line cancel. Scarce shade with RPS Cert. 1983, Cat. £450 off cover. (1) £100 to 130 N/S
1497
 Specimen
1912 2½d blue overprinted SPECIMEN (Type 26) fine M, Spec N21u. Cat. £350 £100 to 140 £100.00
1498

1912 4d 'Printex' trial, type C. An imperforate proof in bistre brown on thin gummed un-watermarked paper, large margins, thinned at upper right. (1) £150 to 180 £150.00
1499

1912 4d 'Printex' trial, type C. An imperforate proof in claret on thin blue gummed un-watermarked paper, small thin at top, though fine appearance, Spec. Cat. from £1400. £200 to 220 £200.00
1500
 Used
1913 Royal Cypher 'Multiple' VFU set with good perfs, SG.397/8. (2) £150 to 200 £170.00
 
   
       
   
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