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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 Twopence Blue
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1906
 Used
Plate 1 AA/AB, horizontal pair with good to huge margins with multiple strikes of the black MC. (2) £200 to 250 £260.00
1907
 Used
Plate 1 AJ, fine looking four margin example with neat Maltese Cross at upper left. (1) £200 to 250 £210.00
1908
 Used
Plate 1 BB, HB & HD, all have thins, cancelled in black. (3) £100 to 130 £100.00
1909
 Used
Plate 1 BJ-BL horizontal marginal STRIP OF THREE with mainly large margins except at top of the BK & BL (cut into), BL with horizontal crease, cancelled by fine black MC's. Scarce & attractive multiple. £300 to 500 £300.00
1910
 Used
Plate 1 CA, virtually complete four margins, very close top left corner, cancelled red (smudged) MC. (1) £50 to 70 £72.00
1911
 Used
Plate 1 CG (crease), HF & OI (thins), all four margin examples, cancelled black MC's. (3) £140 to 180 N/S
1912
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 March 8th entire letter from Manchester to Heath Nr Halifax, franked 1840 2d Pl.1 EE, four margins, close margin lower right side o/w large margins, tied by fine strike of the dinstinctive Manchester fishtail Maltese Cross. Seldom seen so attractive on a 2d cover. £900 to 1200 N/S
1913
Used (on letter or envelope)
1840 Nov 10th cover used locally in London, franked Pl.1 EF, good to large margins, tied by a boldly struck black MC, and alongside Kentish Town receiving house mark. £350 to 450 £500.00
1914
 Used
Plate 1 FG, good to large margins, boldly struck red MC. (1) £150 to 200 £140.00
1915
 Used
Plate 1 HA, clear margins left & right sides, cancelled in red showing a distinctive pre-printing fold resulting in a spectacular vertical line. Rare. (1) £450 to 500 N/S
1916
 Used
Plate 1 KL, good to huge margins except just touching at top, fine black MC. (1) £60 to 80 £82.00
1917
 Used
Plate 1 OJ, good to very large margins, black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £115.00
1918
 Used
Plate 2 BF/BG horizontal pair, good to large margins, cancelled by fine red MC, most attractive & scarce. (2) £350 to 450 £520.00
1919
 Used
Plate 2 CE/CF horizontal pair, clear to good margins on three sides, cut into at top, CE with vertical crease. (2) £70 to 90 £100.00
1920
 Used
Plate 2 DD, four good to large margins, cancelled by a fine red MC. Scarce thus. Spec.DS8f. (1) Cat. £1750 £300 to 400 £360.00
1921
 Used
Plate 2 DE, clear to good margins, cancelled two black MC's. (1) £100 to 130 £100.00
1922
 Used
Plate 2 GF, good to large margins, fine black MC. (1) £150 to 170 £160.00
1923
Used (on letter or envelope)
1842 Aug 17th cover from Huddersfield to Kendal franked Pl. 2 HG, large marginal example except just cut into on base line under H. tied black MC, reverse with dispatch & receiver cds's for 17th & 18th. £80 to 120 £160.00
1924
 Used
Plate 2 IE, clear to large margins, fine black MC. (1) £120 to 150 £110.00
1925
 Used
Plate 2 SF, clear to large margins, fine black MC. (1) £150 to 200 £140.00
 
   
       
   
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