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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 - Surface Printed
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
2008
 M
 Unused
SURFACE PRINTED range of 22 stamps, all M or unused with faults incl. thins, crease, stains, perfs etc. incl. M pairs of 2½d (SG.157) Pl.22, 3d (SG.159), 4d (SG.160) Pl.17, 2/6d (SG.178), 10s optd SPECIMEN (SG.177s) etc. High catalogue value, inspection recommended. £400 to 500 £520.00
2009    M
 Unused
1857-1900 Surface Printed M or unused range of individual stamps in 'Westminster' padded folders with printed descriptions etc. either unused or with gum or part gum (may not be original). Comprises 1857 4d Large Garter SG.66a (Cat. £1750), 1856 6d Emblems SG.70 (Cat. £1350), 1s green SG.72 (Cat. £3250), 1862 3d SG.76 (Cat. £2700), 4d hairlines SG.81 (Cat. £2300), 1s green SG.90 (Cat. £3200), 1865-67 3d SG.92 (Cat. £2400), 1865 1s green SG.101 (Cat. £2850) + 1887 Jubilee & Colour Change set. (22) £500 to 1000 £1250.00
2010
 M
1856 6d pale lilac, fine unused example (re-gummed) very fresh & attractive, SG.70. £100 to 150 £180.00
2011    M
 Unused
COLLECTION of M or re-gummed stamps from SG.73 to SG.191 comprising 1s SG.73, 1s SG.117 Pl.7, 2s SG.118, 2½d SG.141 Pl.7, 6d SG.147 Pl.13, 15 & 17, 1s SG.150 Pl.13, 8d SG.156, 2½d SG.157 Pl.22 (2), 3d SG.158 Pl.21, 4d SG.160 Pl.17 & 18, 1½d SG.167 & 3d SG.191, some faults, generally good appearance. (16) £700 to 900 £860.00
2012
 M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1862-64 Wmk Emblems 6d lilac (with hairlines) left wing margin BLOCK OF SIX LI-MK, several faults incl. perfs, creasing & stains etc. still a rare multiple, SG.85, Cat. £18,600++ £500 to 600 £500.00
2013

1865 3d rose Plate 5 AK, Wmk Emblems IMPRIMATUR o.g. example with marginal Plate number (a possible abnormal) - this stamp was never put to press and only exists from the registration sheet. Small contemporary ink mark, nevertheless a wonderful & unique item. Ex. Beaumont, SG.92 (var) £1000 to 1300 £1000.00
2014
 M
1865-67 4d vermillion Pl.12, fine M - missing perfs upper right side, 4d dull vermilion Pl.14, fine M - missing perf lower right side, SG.93/4. (2) Cat. £1350 £120 to 150 £120.00
2015
 Unused
1865-67 9d straw wmk Emblems fresh looking unused example - part gum, attractive & rare, SG. 98. £250 to 350 £430.00
2016
 Used
 Block of four
1867 3d rose Pl.7 & 9 each wing margin VFU BLOCK OF FOUR with Hope St, Glasgow c.d.s. (Pl.7) & Scotland Rd, Liverpool c.d.s. (Pl.9), few perf faults, SG.103, Cat. £900 £100 to 120 £100.00
2017
 Used
1867-80 3d rose Pl.8 horizontal strip of three, each with fine Falmouth c.d.s. (SG.103), 1877 4d sage green Pl.15, VFU with c.d.s, good colour, SG.153. (4) Cat. £505 £80 to 100 £80.00
2018    M
1867-83 Surface Printed M range in mixed condition incl. 6d Pl.8 SG.109, 1s Pl.4 (2) SG.115, 6d Pl.11 SG.122b, 2½d Pl.1 SG.139, 1s Pl.13 (2) SG.148, 6d Pl.14 SG.147, 6d Pl.17 SG.154, 3d Pl.14 & 18 SG.143, 1s Pl.11 SG.148, 2½d Pl.22 & 23 SG.157, 3d Pl.21 SG.158, 4d Pl.18 SG.160, 4d Pl.17 SG.161, 3d SG.159, 6d SG.162, 1s Pl.13 SG.163, 1d lilac Die I & II, lilac & green set excl. 6d. (34) £600 to 750 £920.00
2019
 Unused
1867 9d straw wmk spray HB unused example, good appearance, very scarce, SG. 110. (1) £150 to 200 £175.00
2020
 Unused
1867 2s dull blue IG fine unused example, SG. 118. (1) £300 to 350 £410.00
2021
 Used
1880 2s brown re-perforated wing margin example, FU, good appearance, SG.121. (1) £400 to 500 £400.00
2022
 Unused
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 5s rose Pl.1 GF re-gummed example, centred low, small gum thin, SG.126 (1) Cat. £11,000 £800 to 1000 N/S
2023
 M
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 5s rose Pl.1, fresh looking M example with large part o.g. (faults - repair left side incl. tear but good appearance), SG.126. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
2024
 M
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 5s pale rose Pl.2 G1 re-gummed centred low to right, good appearance, corner creases at upper left, SG.127 (1) Cat. £18000 £1000 to 1250 N/S
2025
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 5s rose Pl.2 10s greenish grey, both good U, 10s - perf faults, SG.127/8. (2) £250 to 300 £250.00
2026
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey, centred well to left, FU with Charing Cross squared circles, some perf faults, SG.128. (1) £200 to 250 N/S
2027
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey, FU example with good colour, SG.128. (1) £300 to 400 £470.00
2028

1878 Wmk Maltese Cross 10s greenish grey BH Imperforate Colour Trial in the issued colour optd SPECIMEN Type 9 - the issued colour being by far the scarcest and much underated. (1) £800 to 1000 N/S
2029
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Anchor 5s Pl.4, 10s & £1 - all good to VFU with imperfections, SG.134/6. (3) £700 to 950 £1550.00
2030
 Used
1867-83 Wmk Anchor £1 brown-lilac, FU example cancelled at right side leaving clear profile, SG.136. (1) £1000 to 1500 £1550.00
2031
 Specimen
1867-83 £5 orange AH, optd SPECIMEN Type II, fresh M, large part o.g, SG.137s. Cat. £4500 £800 to 1200 £800.00
2032
 M
1867-83 £5 orange CA M example with wonderful fresh colour & good perfs, usual gum wrinkles, corner crease at lower left, SG. 137. £2000 to 2500 £2000.00
2033
 M
1873-80 2½d rosy mauve Pl.4, fine M large part o.g, SG.141. (1) Cat. £525 £70 to 90 £92.00
2034
 M
1873-80 3d rose Pl. 18 horizontal interpanneau pair EA/EB fresh M with full o.g, SG. 143. (2) Cat. £1050 £200 to 250 £300.00
2035
 M
1873-80 3d rose Pl.11 horizontal wing margin pair FE/FF, fresh M with full o.g, SG.143. (2) Cat. £900 £200 to 250 £260.00
2036
 M
1873-80 3d rose Pl.19 horizontal pair OJ/OK, fresh M with full o.g, SG.143. (2) Cat. £900 £200 to 250 £260.00
2037
 M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1873-80 6d grey Pl.15, fine M BLOCK OF SIX KJ-LL, full o.g. (LL small thin), good colour & perfs, scarce multiple, SG.147. (6) Cat. £4000+ £500 to 600 £620.00
2038
 Unused
1880 1s orange brown Pl. 15 wmk INVERTED fresh unused example of this rarity, small thin, SG. 151wi (Cat. £11000 as mint) £500 to 650 £700.00
2039
 M
1876 4d vermillion PL. 15 fine M (re-gummed) couple blunted perfs lower left SG. 152. (1) Cat. £3200 £300 to 350 £300.00
2040
 M
1876 8d orange fresh M SG. 156. (1) Cat. £1850 £250 to 300 £250.00
2041
 M
 Block of four
1881 2½d blue Pl.23, right side marginal block of four BK.CL, fresh M (2x UM), SG.157. (4) Cat. £2600 £500 to 600 £620.00
2042
 M
1881 3d rose Pl. 20 HF fresh M, SG. 158. (1) Cat. £900 £120 to 180 £145.00
2043
 Specimen
1883 3d on 3d lilac, left hand marginal block of nine NA-PC optd SPECIMEN Type 9, lightly mounted on only two stamps, minor creasing on NA-PA - not detracting from the fresh appearance, most attractive, SG.159s. Cat. £2700++ £800 to 950 N/S
2044
 M
1880 4d grey brown Pl. 18 fine M SG. 160. (1) Cat. £450 £80 to 100 £115.00
2045
 UM
1881 6d grey Pl. 17 lower marginal horizontal pair JK/JL UM, minor gum crease & tiny tone on JL. Wonderful fresh appearance, SG. 161. Cat. £850+ £150 to 200 £310.00
2046
 M
1881 6d grey Pl. 18 fresh M lower right corner marginal block of nine HJ/JL with gum creasing/wrinkles, stamps appear UM, SG. 161. Cat. £4100 £500 to 650 N/S
2047
 M
1880-81 Imperial Crown set M incl. both 2d shades, 1½d tone spot, 5d partly toned gum, SG.164, 166/169 & 168a. (6) Cat. £1765 £150 to 200 £155.00
2048

1881 1d lilac Die II (SG.172) Imprimateur Pl.59 marginal example, Cat. £250 £80 to 100 £90.00
2049
 Used
1883 2/6d cancelled with small oval telegraphics multiple cancels, 5s (2) each with superb c.d.s for Leamington Spa & Stourbridge, SG.178 & 180. (3) £70 to 85 N/S
2050
 Used
1883 2/6d lilac & 5s rose, both superb U examples, SG.178 & 180. (2) £100 to 120 £140.00
2051
 Unused
1883 2/6d lilac, M (re-gummed), SG.178. (1) £40 to 50 £40.00
2052
 Used
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s set, FU each with c.d.s, 10s has short perf N.E corner. (3) £70 to 85 N/S
2053
 Used
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s each VFU with c.d.s. cancel, from SG.178/183. (3) £60 to 75 £82.00
2054
 Used
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s each with fine oval registered d/stamp, from SG.178/183. (3) £60 to 70 £72.00
2055
 M
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s, all fresh M, SG.178, 180, 183. (3) Cat. £3950 £500 to 600 £900.00
2056
 Used
1883 2/6d, 5s & 10s, good to VFU set (odd perf fault), from SG.178/183. (3) £50 to 60 £50.00
2057
 Specimen
1884 10s cobalt optd SPECIMEN Type 9, some natural gum wrinkles o/w fine, SG.182s, Cat. £3400 £550 to 650 N/S
2058
 Specimen
1884 10s cobalt on white paper optd SPECIMEN Type 9 ME, a fine o.g. example of this scarce shade, SG.182s. (1) Cat. £3400 £600 to 750 £780.00
2059
 Used
1884 £1 brown lilac Wmk Crowns AD, 1891 £1 green LB, both with imperfections but good FU appearance, SG.185 & 212. (2) £200 to 300 £280.00
2060
 Used
1883 lilac & green set VFU, all with good colours with c.d.s. or squared circle cancels, SG.187/196. (10) £150 to 200 N/S
2061
 Specimen
1883 lilac & green set optd SPECIMEN, mixed condition with thins, stains & creases etc, SG.187s/196s. £70 to 120 N/S
2062
 M
 Block of four
1883 1½d lilac fresh M block of four, SG.188. (4) Cat. £600++ £120 to 160 £180.00
2063
 M
1884 5d dull green DC-ED, fine M block of four with fresh colour, SG.193. (4) Cat. £3500. £500 to 700 £720.00
2064
 Used
1883 2/6d, 5s (2) & 10s, each VFU from SG.175/7, 1883 6d, 9d & 1s, each VFU with good colours, SG.194/6. (8) £130 to 160 £155.00
2065
 UM
 M
1887 Jubilee set M, plus some extra shades, some UM, from SG.197/214. (23) £80 to 100 £155.00
 
   
       
   
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