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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 - KGV Downey Heads
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
2089    Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911-12 Downey Heads collection of good to VFU stamps (64) & postcards or covers (20), plus a few modern related cards (3) incl. a few British Levant/Morocco Agencies. All neatly written up in a Simplex album. £40 to 60 £76.00
1911 ½d bluish green Die IA Wmk Crown. A very fine & fresh UM bottom Interpanneau marginal block of four of the true BLUE GREEN shade. RPS Cert. 1986, Spec.N1(4), Cat. £1600++ £450 to 550 N/S
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1912 1d scarlet Die IB Wmk Simple Cypher optd SPECIMEN Type 26 booklet pane of six, complete with binding margin - all UM, perfs trimmed on top three stamps, SG.336, Spec.NB5u, Cat. £3500. £600 to 750 £760.00
1912 ½d deep green Die II Wmk Crown printed double (one albino), a superb UM centre bottom marginal block of four from the 'No Control' printing of Plate 17 recently listed in the Spec. Vol. 2 (14th Edtn) Spec.N4h (unpriced). Photocopy of RPS Cert. 1986 showing a block of 24 - the bottom two rows from where this block was removed. £500 to 700 N/S
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