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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 - 1841 Penny Red
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1841 1d red BLOCKS OF FOUR - Pl.19 CE/DF, Pl.28 EF/FG, unplated BC/CD - all cut into with faults, FG/GL block of twelve from Pl.124 (many defects), cancelled 'contrary to regulations' with seven strikes of the Irish diamond '186' numeral. Also 1841 2d LK/NL block of six - clear margins at top left side, others cut into, MK scissor cut in M square. (5 items) £50 to 70 £62.00
1841 1d red brown FH, good to large margins, cancelled by a superb dark blue MC, horizontal crease. £80 to 100 N/S
1841 1d red brown Pl.18 TI, three clear margins, cancelled with both red & black MC's, RPS Cert. 1991 accompanies. (1) £200 to 250 £200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 cover from Dublin (April 17th) to Banbridge, franked 1841 1d Plate 33 lett CA, fine four margin example tied by the distinctive Dublin (Type II) Maltese Cross, reverse bears dispatch & arrival d/stamps. Cat. £300 £70 to 90 £70.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1843 wrapper from Norwich to Ipswich, franked PL.19 GC, clear to large margins, tied by two strikes of the distinctive NORWICH Maltese Cross, back stamps of Norwich Jan 23rd & Ipswich Jan 24th, horizontal fold - well clear of adhesive. Cat. £1800 £250 to 300 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1846 cover from Lincoln to Doncaster, franked 1841 1d ML (cut into), margins on two sides, tied by a '458' numeral with Lincoln Sp.4.1846 c.d.s. alongside, shows inside a superb engraving of Lincoln, published by J. & F. Harwood. Scarce & attractive. £100 to 130 N/S
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