Corbitts - dealers and auctioneers of postage stamps of the world, coins, medals and banknotes, autographs, postcards and cigarette cards.

   
   
  home » stamp auctions » sale 152 GB Mixed Lots & Accumulations - realised prices
Stamp auction - 4 February 2016 (realised prices)
Don't forget to also take a look at our brand new online shop.
Now open with over 1000 items available for immediate purchase.

Please note that items from this auction are not included in our online shop stock.
Select a category...
...or search our auction catalogue
This auction took place on 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - GB Mixed Lots & Accumulations
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1658    M
 Used
GB & CHANNEL ISLANDS collection 1952-2013 predominantly UM + VFU housed in 14 spring back albums, many of the more modern issues are in strips or blocks, plus the usual M/Sheets, booklets, Dues etc. Face value of GB decimal alone is £4355 plus estimated over £2000 face of Channel Islands & I.O.M. Large lot offered intact that fills two cartons. £2000 to 3000 £2600.00
1659    M
 Used
1840-1900 M & U collection housed in a KA/BE hingeless album incl. 1840 1d & 2d both four margins, 1d Stars (4), 2d Stars (4), 1854 1d plates, fine M set up to 224 (excl. 77), similar good to FU set, set 2d Plates FU, small range of Surface Printed incl. a few c.d.s. used examples, 1883 2/6d lilac M, 5s & 10s VFU (c.d.s), 1883 lilac & green set AV M, also good to VFU set, 1887 Jubilee set M, 1891 £1 green VFU. OFFICIALS useful M & U range incl. several better highlights 1896 O.W ½d blue green, 1d lilac FU, ARMY 1901 6d M & FU, GOVT PARCELS 1887-90 set M, 1891-1900 set M, KEVII O.W 2d VFU, GOVT PARCELS 2d, 6d M, R.H ½d, 1d M, ADMIRALTY ½d to 2½d M, 3d FU etc. Postage Dues range of M & FU incl.. 1924 Block Cypher set M, 1936-37 set M, 1937-38 set M, 1951-52 set M, later sets both M & FU etc. £2000 to 2500 £3800.00
1660    UM
 Used
1902-1951 M/UM & VFU collection housed in a KA/BE hingeless album commencing with 1902 KEVII Defin set (excl. 7d) to 1s UM, 5s M, set to £1 good to VFU, Harrison P.15 x14 set UM, another set FU, 1912 Royal Cypher set (excl. 9d olive) M, small range Downey Heads UM & FU, 1913 Waterlow 10s Seahorse superb U, 1918 Bradbury 5s & 10s superb U, 1924 Block Cypher set UM, Block Cypher Sideways set M & FU, 1924-25 Wembley sets M & U, 1929 £1 PUC VFU, 1929 PUC Wmk Sideways set (4) M & Inverted (3) UM, 1934 Photogravure set M & Fu, also Sideways & Inverted sets M & FU, 1934 Re-engraved set, 1937 Dark Colours set M & FU, also Wmk Sideways & Inverted sets UM & FU, 1939 High Values set UM & FU, later to 1951 incl. 1948 Silver Wedding etc. £1400 to 1600 £1700.00
1661
 M
 Used
1840-1970's COLLECTION of M & U housed in two Prinz albums with slip cases. Used incl. 1840 1d (2) & 2d (2) all faults & cut into, 1841 1d (2), 2d (2), range of 1d Stars (6), 2d Stars (3), Surface Printed range incl. 8d, 10d, 2s blue etc. 1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s, 1887 Jubilee vals to 1s (2 or 3 of each), KEVII to 10s, KGV with range of Downey Heads, 1912 Royal Cypher (2 or 3 of each) to 1s (1x 9d olive), 1918 10s, 1924 Block Cypher set, 1924-25 Wembley sets, 1934 Re-engraved set, 1939 set, 1948 Silver Wedding, 1951 set, QEII is well represented incl. 1957, 1958 & 1959 Graphite sets & later to 1970's. VOLUME II MINT 1880-1970's incl. 1883 1½d & 2½d lilac, 1887 Jubilee to 10d + 1s Colour Change, KEVII to 1s M, Harrison set, KGV with Downey basic set, 1912 Royal Cypher set incl. 9d olive & some extra shades, 1924 Block Cypher set M, 1924-25 Wembley sets, 1934 Photogravure set, 1939 2/6d (both), 5s, £1 M, 1948 Silver Wedding £1 M another UM, 1951 Festival set M, QEII incl. 1952 Tudor UM, 1957, 1958 & 1959 Graphite sets UM, later to 1970's. £800 to 1000 £940.00
1662
 Used
1847-1883 good to FU range of QV incl. 1847 Embossed set (6d, 10s & 1s), Surface Printed incl. 1867 5s Pl.1 & Pl.2 (2), 10s greenish grey Wmk Maltese Cross c.d.s. but creased, 5s Anchor Pl.4, 1876 8d orange (4), 1880 2d (3), 1883 2/6d (4), 5s (4) & 10s etc. Mixed condition, useful highly catalogued lot. (44) £500 to 700 £920.00
1663    UM
DEFINITIVE STOCK 1939-2000 housed on black display cards, ranges incl. 1939 high values UM + VFU blocks of four of 5s, 10s ultra, 10s dark (2) & £1, 1951 Festival UM set + UM marginal blocks of four, 10s & £1 VFU blocks, Bradbury Castles in UM blocks, LSD Machins in blocks, decimal Machin high values in PLate blocks, £10 Plate block of six etc. Low value defins incl. 1937 set UM, the odd KGVI booklet pane, 1952 Tudor & 1955 Edward sets UM + Sideways & Inverted sets, 1958 Crowns Ordinary & Sideways & Inverted sets, Crowns Phosphor in blocks up to 1/3d, Sideways set, 1969 Machins in blocks, various decimal Machins in blocks, extensive range of decimal Regionals incl. blocks or Cylinder blocks. (Face of decimal alone £600). A useful lot with potential. £500 to 700 £980.00
1664    UM
 M
COMMEMORATIVES STOCK 1924-93 predominantly UM (odd M & FU) neatly housed in black display cards in three pull out storage drawers. Highlights incl. 1925 Wembley set in UM marginal blocks of four, similar VFU, 1940 Centenary set in Cylinder blocks of six, 1948 Wedding single + UM marginal block of four, 1948 Olympics in Cylinder blocks, 1949 UPU blocks of nine, 1953 Coronation in marginal blocks of four, 1963 Red Cross in Cylinder blocks. Phosphor sets complete UM, decimal issues in blocks etc. (Face of decimal alone over £500). Useful clean lot. £400 to 600 £660.00
1665
 UM
 Used
QV-QEII selection displayed in padded black display folders (15) all ex Westminster each with a description incl. 1840 1d, four margins, 1840 2d, two margins, Surface Printed incl. 1867 3d Pl.4 to 10 complete U set, 1873 3d Pl.11 to 21 complete U. 1867 5s Pl.2, 1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s U, 1883 lilac & green set U, 1879-80 Essays (4 diff) produced by McCorquodale etc. 1902 KEVII basic U set from ½d to £1 complete, KGV Seahorses to 10s (3 diff) Av U, KGVI Waterlow Essays (2), QEII incl. 2000 19p Christmas error etc. £500 to 600 £580.00
1666
 M
 Used
1840-1951 range of 86 stamps & 3 covers incl. 1840 1d clear to large margins, 1840 2d (2) three & four margins, 1841 1d (6), 2d, Perf 2d (5), ½d Bantams (5), also a strip of three Pl.12, 1½d Pl.1 (2) & Pl.3 M, 6d Embossed (2) U. Surface Printed range incl. odd c.d.s used, 1s (SG.72) FU block of four, three covers incl. four margin 1d black on cover, cancelled fine red MC (not tied), 1841 2d cover etc. £450 to 550 £500.00
1667    M
 Used
1841-1960's ACCUMULATION in a stock book incl. 1841 1d (31), 2d (4), range of Perf Line Engraved with 1d & 2d Plates, Surface Printed general U range, duplicated Jubilees U, KEVII to 2/6d (4) U, plus a useful M range on separate leaves plus a M range of KGV Downey & Royal Cypher defins, later ranges KGVI & a few QEII. (100's) £400 to 500 £660.00
1668    M
 Used
1840-1970 M & U collection housed in a spring back album incl. 1840 1d & 2d, 1841 1d (2), 2d, 1841 1d Numbers in Cross set (12), range of 1858 1d Plates to 224, 2d Plates (5), Surface Printed general ranges, vals to 1883 10s, 1902 set to 1s M & to 5s U. KGV incl. Seahorse 10s (2), KGVI incl. 1937 set M, 1948 £1 Wedding M, 1939 & 1951 sets U etc. QEII range of commems - mixed condition on all earlies to KEVII. (100's) £300 to 350 £580.00
1669    M
 Used
1840-1990's M & U collection housed in two Davo albums, ring binders etc. from 1840 1d black onwards (mixed condition), also a few FDC's, packs, Channel Islands etc. £150 to 200 £150.00
1670
 Used
SPACE FILLERS group of eight stamps all with faults comprising 1840 1d, 1867 10s grey green, 1883 2/6d, KEVII 2/6d (4), 5s & £1. £150 to 200 £150.00
1671
 UM
 Used
EX WESTMINSTER selection housed in black display folders with description incl. 1840 1d black cover (three margins), KEVII 2/6d, 5s & 10s Av U, c1913 KEVII 1d blue trial stamp by Bruckmann of Munich, KGVI Waterlow Essays (2), 1923 Air Mail Essays (9), QEII couple of errors UM. £150 to 180 £150.00
1672
 M
 Used
QV-KGVI range of 43 stamps incl. 1840 2d, three margins - creased, 1867 5s Pl.2 U, 1876 4d vermilion Pl.15 FU (SG.152), 1883 5s (2) U incl. Perfin 'DB,' KEVII 2/6d (2), 5s (3) U incl. 5s Perfin 'DB,' KGV Seahorses 2/6d (10) Av U, 5s U, 10s (4) U - faults, 1912 Royal Cypher 9d M etc. £140 to 180 £190.00
1673
 M
 Used
COLLECTION 1887-1951 M & U on leaves incl. 1887 Jubilee set M & U with extra 1s (SG.214), KEVII to 5s U, KGV incl. 1912 Royal Cypher set (no 9d olive), 1934 Photogravure set M, 1924-25 Wembley sets M & U etc. (257) £120 to 160 £140.00
1674    Used
COLLECTION housed in twelve stock books chiefly U - all periods but strength in first book QV-KGVI, heavy duplication incl. 10s Seahorse (3), 1925 Wembley set (5), 10s Re-engraved (4), 1939 10s dark (4), 1948 Wedding £1 (4) etc. £100 to 150 £220.00
1675    UM
 Used
QV-QEII on stock leaves incl. 1841 1d reds with numbers in MC (faults), QV Surface Printed (5) incl. 1873 1s (SG.150) Pl.11 superb c.d.s. used, 8d orange U, 1s orange-brown (SG.163) Pl.13, 1934 10s Re-engraved FU, 1951 Festival High Values set M & range of UM decimal commems + £10 defin. (530) £100 to 130 £130.00
1676    M
 Used
COLLECTION 1840-1960's housed in a F.G. Graduate album incl. 1840 1d three large margins just cut into at base, 1841 1d (3), 1841 2d, few 1d Stars, odd Surface Printed, KEVII to 1s U, page of Downey Heads (34) M or U, range of Royal & Block Cyphers mainly FU odd M, 1924/25 Wembley set FU, Seahorses to 10s U range KGVI & early QEII etc. (480) £100 to 120 £100.00
1677    M
 Used
QV-KGVI U ranges on hagner leaves incl. 1841 2d (7), a few Surface Printed vals to 1883 5s, duplicated U Jubilees to 1s, duplicated U Edwards to 1s (15), several washed, a few Perfins, 1929 1½d PUC booklet pane, then a selection of modern GB locals, Guernsey/Sark, Calf of Man, Isle of Pabay etc. £80 to 100 N/S
1678    M
KEVII-KGVI CONTROLS collection range of M mainly singles, odd pair & strips, KEVII ½d singles (9), 1d (14), Downeys ½d (2), 1d, 1912 Royal Cypher vals to 2½d, 34 low vals to 2½d, 1924 mainly low vals 33 + 1s, 1934 odd pairs/strips to 2d (9), KEVII control blocks, range of KGVI pairs/strips etc. (174 items) £40 to 60 £150.00
1679    M
 Used
QV-QEII COLLECTION in album & two small stockbooks incl. 1840 1d (poor), range FU KEVII to 10d, KGV to 9d olive (2), range KGVI, odd covers, stockbooks containing QEII M blocks etc. (100's) £50 to 60 £58.00
1680
 UM
 Used
1841 1d STRIP OF THREE, 1841 2d STRIP OF THREE + singles (2), 2d Pl.15 unused (mostly faults), 1960 GLO 3d UM marginal block with broken mane (Cat. £70+) etc. (13) £35 to 50 £38.00
 
   
       
   
Corbitts Ltd
5 Mosley Street, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne & Wear, NE1 1YE, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 191 232 7268. Fax: +44 (0) 191 261 4130
Email: collectors@corbitts.com
Site design: Ai5 Ltd
All content copyright © 1998-2018 Corbitts Ltd
   
   
Corbitts is a member of: the Philatelic Traders Society, the American Stamp Dealers Association, and the American Philiatelic Society