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Stamp auction - 27 November 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 November 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 149 - Embossed
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used on piece or front
1847-54 10d brown & 1s pale green (SG.54 & 57), tied to a piece by Scots local 'Charlotte Place' cancellation and with India 1a (re-direction postage) added alongside, piece is back stamped Bombay, BPA Cert. 1977. £450 to 600 £450.00
1847-54 1s green horizontal pair FU with barred oval numerals, touching at right o/w three sides clear to large margins, SG.55. £160 to 190 £250.00
1847-54 1s green, fine U four margined example, SG.55. (1) Cat. £1000 £120 to 135 £155.00
1847-55 1s green block of four used by '466' Liverpool barred oval numerals, large margins on three sides, just touching at right, light pen marks affect the right side pair, signs of overall soiling, otherwise fine & scarce multiple, SG.55. Cat. £7000. £700 to 800 £680.00
1847-54 10d brown horizontal pair - touching at base of right stamp, optd SPECIMEN, a few marks & reverse is rather grubby nevertheless a rare item, SG.57s. Cat. £36000+ £500 to 700 N/S
Used on piece or front
1847-54 10d brown, clear to huge margins (marginal at right), used on a piece by London district '5' barred oval tied by double ring French transit of Calais. Very attractive, SG.57. (1) £250 to 300 £280.00
1857-55 10d brown unused example, clear margins on two sides, attractive & very scarce in any condition, SG.57. (1) £500 to 600 £540.00
1847-54 6d mauve, M example with the top margin added, has full o.g, SG.58. Scarce. (1) £650 to 800 £660.00
Used on piece or front
1847-54 small piece franked by 6d purple, three good to large margins just touching at top and pair 2d Stars Pl.5 alongside, tied by barred oval '946' numerals of Middlesbrough, 6d also tied by s/line strike in red 'Via Di Svizzera.' Attractive item. £150 to 200 £180.00
Used on piece or front
1856 piece franked by 6d violet Embossed, SG.61 together with 2d Star - both well tied by the Birkenhead 16. Sp. 1856/E spoon duplex cancel. Rare combination. (1) £800 to 1000 N/S
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