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Stamp auction - 4 February 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - 1840 Mulready Stationery
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Envelope Stereo A145 Forme 2 from London to Brighton, cancelled by a neat red MC which appears mis-shaped - reverse with despatch c.d.s. for Au.11.1840. £100 to 150 £100.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Envelope Stereo 'A167' to Leominster, cancelled by a red MC, reverse 'Ross Jy.20.1840' despatch c.d.s, Spec.ME2b, BPA Cert. 2007. £100 to 130 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Envelope Stereo 'A154' Forme 3 LATE USE, sent from Colchester (Essex) to Charter House School, London, cancelled by two strikes of the '210' duplex for Ju.24.62, reverse with Boxford (Suffolk) despatch & London arrival for the 25th, fine late use . . . 22 years after release. £300 to 400 N/S
  1841 One Penny Envelope Stereo 'A189' Forme 4, exceptionally fine used sent locally in Somerset from Wellington to Langport, cancelled by a lovely crisp black MC with a fine despatch c.d.s. alongside, unusually the correspondence is written on the inside of the envelope - dated 10th May 1841. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Mulready - selection of unused incl. 1d letter sheets (2), 1d envelopes (3) & 2d envelope. Mixed condition. £160 to 200 £160.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet Forme 5 Stereo A241, much travelled/re-directed with a fine strike of the 'Missent to Chertsey' h/stamp in red, superb bold red MC, b/stamps July 25th, 28th (Bagshot) etc. Scarce. £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet unplaced Stereo A76, cancelled by Edinburgh distinctive MC addressed to Dunkeld, reverse with despatch c.d.s. for July & boxed arrival mark for the 20th, horizontal crease at base. Seldom seen unplaced Stereo, Spec.MEIm. Cat. £750 £200 to 250 £150.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 One Penny Letter Sheet from Cambridge to London, cancelled by a superb strike of the red Maltese Cross, unusually one letter is written inside the Mulready, filing folds, still most attractive. £130 to 160 £110.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 One Penny Letter Sheet locally sent in Cornwall with a complete Cambourne c.d.s. dated Oct 5th 1841 & a blue Truro c.d.s. on reverse Stereo A70 Forme 4. £100 to 130 £140.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1842 One Penny Letter Sheet, cancelled by a superb Perth MC with a boxed Perth despatch on reverse for Oct.10.1842, sent to Edinburgh, file folds but an excellent distinctive cross. £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Twopence Envelope Stereo A198 from Staindrop to Darlington, cancelled by the '235' numeral with blue despatch & arrival back stamps for Ju.27.1850, re-folded to shape of contents resulting in folds at top & base. Scarce & late use of the 2d Mulready. Cat. £2000 £300 to 350 £330.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Twopence Envelope Stereo '201' from Newcastle on Tyne to Richmond (Yorks) cancelled by the 1844 Type numeral '545' for Newcastle, reverse bears despatch & arrival c.d.s's for Mr.21st & 22nd 1846, a little soiled & seal torn away on reverse, scarce later use of the 2d Mulready, BPA Cert. 2007. (1) £500 to 650 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 Twopence Envelope to Reading despatched at Hackney & cancelled by the Number 8 in Maltese Cross - a very fine strike (only two recorded on a 2d Mulready) by Jackson. RARE. Cat. £12000 £2000 to 2500 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1844 Twopence Envelope Stereo A203 cancelled by the London No. '5' in Maltese Cross - one of the two known examples of this very rare use of the No. '5' on a 2d Mulready, addressed to the Carlton Club, Hounslow with a crisp 23.JA.1844 c.d.s. on reverse, some faults incl. soiling & edge wear. Cat. £12,000 £1400 to 1800 £1400.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1868 & 1875 - two Whitakers Almanack Mulready reproduction envelopes bearing 1d red Plate numbers, from London, minor faults/age wear. £100 to 130 £100.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1893 & 1894 - three Whitakers Almanack Mulready reproduction envelopes, one unused & two bearing 1d lilacs from Enfield. Minor faults/age wear. £80 to 120 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
DERAEDEMAKER envelopes - selection of 17 unused examples incl. Punch's Anti Graham, Fores' Civic & Christmas, Ocean Penny Postage, various Southgates etc. Mostly fine. £220 to 280 £230.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
MULREADY/ILLUSTRATED COVERS range incl. 1d buff silk thread Dickinson wrapper, Original Forres & Southgate No 3 fronts unused & used, Southgate front (stamp missing). Lord Holland Forgery & various other reproductive Mulreadys. Deraedermaker Peace envelope, unused illustrated envelope etc. (15 items). Very mixed condition. £100 to 130 N/S
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