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Stamp auction - 10 November 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 November 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 154 - 1840 Penny Black
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1826
 Used
UNPLATED CG, DK & IB, clear to good margins, cancelled in red, minor imperfections. (3) £130 to 160 £180.00
1827
 Used
UNPLATED CI, JA & JF, four margin examples, cancelled in red, each with faults e.g. crease, thin, closed tear. (3) £130 to 150 N/S
1828
 Used
UNPLATED DG, GL & HB each with three margins (fourth is close cut or just touching), all are cancelled in red. (3) £130 to 150 £180.00
1829
 Used
UNPLATED DH, ID - cancelled in black, IL cancelled in red, all have faults. (3) £80 to 100 £105.00
1830
 Unused
UNPLATED KK, MD & OC unused or cleaned examples with faults (OC - stuck to piece), also HG three margined example with o.g - heavily toned. (4) £150 to 200 £270.00
1831
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 15th May Usage cover from Kingston franked Pl. 1a fine large margined example tied by a superb red MC and alongside a fine strike of the Thames Ditton/Penny Post, reverse bears Kingston cds for May 15th & 16th May receiving cds. Rare & very attractive May date cover. Cat. £3500 £800 to 1000 £1000.00
1832
 Used
Plate 1a AA, four good margins, bold red MC. (1) £130 to 150 £120.00
1833
 Used
Plate 1a AC, grey black (worn plate) good to large margins. (1) £130 to 150 £130.00
1834
 Used
Plate 1a AF, good to large margins, black MC, small thin, CD - clear to huge margins, fine red MC, vertical crease. (2) £80 to 100 £105.00
1835
 Used
Plate 1a AJ, four margin example, cancelled in red. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1836
 Used
Plate 1a AK, four margins, cancelled in red - vertical crease, Pl.1b AK, clear to large margins, black MC. (2) £100 to 120 £100.00
1837
 Used
Plate 1a BC, attractive four margin example with superb red MC, tiny abrasion in B square. (1) £70 to 90 £70.00
1838
 Used
Plate 1a BD, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 130 £92.00
1839
 Used
Plate 1a BG grey black, four good margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £105.00
1840
 Used
Plate 1a CH, good to large margins, fine red MC, Pl.1b CH, four good margins, cancelled in red. (2) £150 to 180 £160.00
1841
 Used
Plate 1a CK, four good even margins, cancelled with an attractive red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £105.00
1842
 Used
Plate 1a DC, good to large margins, brownish red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £110.00
1843
 Used
Plate 1a DE, good to large margins on three sides, close cut at lower left (not into frame), fine red MC, Pl.b DE, good to large margins on three sides, just cut into frame line of D square. (2) £100 to 120 £105.00
1844
 Used
Plate 1a DI, four margin example, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £80.00
1845
 Used
Plate 1a EE, four good margins, cancelled in red. (1) £80 to 100 N/S
1846
 Used
Plate 1a FH grey black (worn plate), clear to good margins, part red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £84.00
1847
 Used
Plate 1a FH, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1848
 Used
Plate 1a FK, clear to large margins, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £82.00
1849
 Used
Plate 1a FK, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £105.00
1851
 Used
Plate 1a ID grey black (worn plate), clear to good margins, fine red MC. (1) £60 to 75 £76.00
1852
 Used
Plate 1a JF grey black (worn plate), clear to good margins, red MC. (1) £60 to 80 £64.00
1853
 Used
Plate 1a JJ, four margin example, very fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1854
 Used
Plate 1a LD, large margined example with fine red MC's. £130 to 160 £195.00
1855
 Used
Plate 1b AB, four good margins, cancelled in red. (1) £100 to 130 £105.00
1856
 Used
Plate 1b AD, three good to large margins, left side very close at top, AE three good to large margins, just cut into at E square, superb red MC. (2) £60 to 100 £82.00
1857
 Used
Plate 1b BB, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £120 to 140 £120.00
1858
 Used
Plate 1b BC, good to large margins, fine black MC. A handsome stamp. (1) £130 to 150 £150.00
1859
 Used
Plate 1b BE, four good margins, cancelled by two red MC's. (1) £100 to 120 £145.00
1860
 Used
Plate 1b BH, good to large margins, cancelled red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £80.00
1861
 Used
Plate 1b BI, good to large margins on three sides just touching frame line NE corner, cancelled red MC, matched with red printing - four margins, vertical crease. (2) £60 to 80 £68.00
1862
Used (on letter or envelope)
Plate 1b BJ, re-cut sideline, variety wmk inverted, good margins all round, lifted & hinged to entire letter. dated 7Dec 1840 to Devon, red MC cancellation & fine Crewkerne d/stamp on the front, fine & rare. Spec. AS51, Cat. £2500 off cover. £500 to 650 N/S
1863
 Used
Plate 1b CI, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £120 to 150 £120.00
1864
 Used
Plate 1b CJ, good to large margins, fine red MC, matched with red printing, good to large margins, cancelled by a slightly smudged MC. (2) £120 to 150 £110.00
1865
 Used
Plate 1b CK, clear to large margins, red MC. (1) £70 to 90 £98.00
1866
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 26th cover from Dublin to Castleknock, franked Pl.1b DG, large margined example, cancelled by a fine red centrally struck MC. £120 to 150 £100.00
1867
 Used
Plate 1b DG, four good margins, red MC. £80 to 100 £84.00
1868
 Used
Plate 1b DJ, good to large margins, red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £90.00
1869
 Used
Plate 1b EG, clear to good margins, fine red MC. (1) £70 to 90 £72.00
1870
 Used
Plate 1b EH, good margins except NE corner - cut close, cancelled red MC. (1) £60 to 80 £60.00
1871
 Used
Plate 1b FA, good to huge margins, cancelled in black. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1872
 Used
Plate 1b FG, clear to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £70.00
1873
 Used
Plate 1b GD, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1874
 Used
Plate 1b GI, clear to huge margins, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £70.00
1875
 Used
Plate 1b GK, good to large margins, superb black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £180.00
1876
 Used
Plate 1b HD, clear to huge margins, fine red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £92.00
1877
 Used
Plate 1b HF, large margins, cancelled in red. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1878
 Used
Plate 1b HH, four good margins, cancelled in red. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
1879
 Used
Plate 1b HI, good to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £90.00
1880
 Used
Plate 1b HK, clear to large margins, fine red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £92.00
1881
 Used
Plate 1b IE, clear to good margins, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £84.00
1882
 Used
Plate 1b IK, good to large margins, fine black MC. (1) £100 to 120 £90.00
1883
 Used
Plate 1b IL, clear to large margins with fine black MC showing pre-printing paper fold at lower left. BPA Cert. 2004. Scarce. (1) £750 to 850 N/S
1884
 Used
Plate 1b JD, good to large margins, red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £90.00
1885
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 14th entire letter from Cupar Fife to London, franked Pl. 1b JJ large margined example, tied by a boldly struck red MC (with a solid centre), b/stamps for Cupar Fife dispatch on 14th & receiving marks for 16th. Attractive cover. £150 to 200 £520.00
1886
 Used
Plate 1b JK, four margin example, red MC. (1) £80 to 100 £82.00
1887
 Used
Plate 1b PG-PK, superb looking horizontal strip of five with good margins all round, each cancelled by a fine red MC (PJ with vertical crease) not detracting from this rare & attractive multiple. £800 to 1000 £1250.00
1888
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 17th cover from Preston to Manchester franked Pl. 2 DK fine four margins tied red MC (1) £130 to 160 £130.00
1889
 Used
Plate 2 EA large margined example, fine red MC. £120 to 150 £135.00
1890
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Dec 10th cover from Glasgow to Manchester, franked Pl.4 TH, good to huge margins, cancelled red MC. (1) £100 to 120 £120.00
1891
 Used
Plate 5 MA, good to large margins, fine red MC. £80 to 100 £96.00
1892
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Aug 11th cover from London to Derby, franked Pl.5 MI, good to very large margins, tied by red MC, obverse bears Derby Aug 14 c.d.s, reverse Aug 13th despatch mark. (1) £120 to 160 N/S
1893
 Used
Plate 6 DC, clear to good margins, fine red MC. £70 to 90 £70.00
1894
 Used
Plate 6 GG, very large margins left side clear but close, fine red MC. £60 to 75 £60.00
1895
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Feb 26th envelope addressed 1841 Feb 26th envelope from Vice Admiral Page to Lady Berry at Ipswich, franked Pl.6 SA three clear margins, left side very close, tied black MC & alongside in black 'Highbeech' straight line. £50 to 70 £135.00
1896
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 entire letter from Derry to Dublin franked Pl. 8 BC four good margins tied by a superb red MC, boxed Irish receiving house No. 5 in black at appear left, attractive cover. £130 to 160 £175.00
1897
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 22nd cover from Taunton to Dunster, franked Pl.8 HD, four margin example, tied black MC, fine 'TAUNTON/22 MA 1841/PY.POST' h/stamp alongside, cover is creased well clear of adhesive. £120 to 160 £120.00
1898
Used on piece or front
Plate 9 CJ/CK (split pair), CK good to large margins, CJ large margins on three sides, cut into NE square, tied to small piece by red MC. £200 to 250 N/S
1899
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 7th cover from Manchester to London, franked Pl.9 LF, almost four margins only just touched at the very point of the S.E corner, tied by a fine strike of the distinctive MANCHESTER fishtail Maltese Cross, reverse bears Manchester despatch c.d.s. for 7th April, with receiver c.d.s. for 8th April. Attractive cover, SG. Cat. £10,000. £650 to 850 N/S
1900
 Used
Plate 10 AB, good to large margins cancelled black MC. £120 to 160 £130.00
1901
 Used
Plate 10 MC, fine four margin example with black MC, matched with printing in red - four margin. (2) £200 to 250 £260.00
1902
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 April 15th cover from Blandford to Birmingham, franked Pl.11 GL, good to large margins except just shaved lower right side, tied by very fine black MC, reverse with Blandford despatch c.d.s. Fine uncreased EL. SG Cat. £16,000. £1000 to 1200 £1000.00
 
   
       
   
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