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Stamp auction - 15 May 2018 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 15 May 2018. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 158 - QEII
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1577
 UM
 M
WILDINGS & CASTLE DEFINITIVES collection on leaves of UM or M. Highlights incl. Castle High Value sets for 1955 Waterlow, 1958 1st DLR & 1959 2nd DLR - each set very lightly hingesd (at a glance appearing UM), range of Wildings, booklet panes, odd variety etc. £200 to 250 £200.00
1578
 UM
1953-78 COMMEMORATIVES stock of UM housed in three storage boxes (mainly in date order) comprises Cylinder & traffic light blocks, varieties, basic sets, multiples etc. Useful lot. Viewing recommended. £600 to 800 £600.00
1579
 UM
1955 Waterlow Castles set, UM (5s value has a couple of tiny stains), SG.536/9. (4) £70 to 90 N/S
1580
 UM
1955-58 St. Edward Crown 2d light red brown, left side marginal Imperf block of four from the 'Dartford' sheet, pencil note in margin, fine UM. SG.543b var. £250 to 300 £320.00
1581
 UM
1959 2nd DLR Castle set UM, SG.595/8. (4) £60 to 75 £80.00
1582
 UM
1959 2nd DLR Castle set UM, SG.595/8. (4) £50 to 65 N/S
1583

1961 C.E.P.T set Imperf singles on ungummed watermark paper, cancelled by black horizontal bars (printers waste?) SG.625/8. (3) £50 to 60 N/S
1584
 M
1961 Harrison & Sons Ltd printed presentation card bearing a block of four 2d Wildings Wmk Crowns with left side phosphor band, card bears Royal Crest in gold, Harrison & Sons Ltd name & address & 'Postage stamps treated with phosphorescent ink LETTAILTE B.' £100 to 120 £160.00
1585
 Unused
1962 N.P.Y 2½d Imperf block of six each with two horizontal black bars, faults incl. some creasing, closed tear etc. SG.631var. £50 to 70 £50.00
1586
 UM
1965 700th Anniv of Parliament 6d lower marginal vertical pair with part 'guide arrow' in margin with double perforated horizontally. Quite spectacular. SG.663var. (2) £60 to 75 N/S
1587
 UM
1966 Christmas 1/6d phosphor Wmk Inverted UM lower left corner marginal Cylinder block of twelve, some minor gum bends hardly detracts this scarce multiple, SG.714pwi, Cat. £1080++ £300 to 350 N/S
1588
 UM
1966 Christmas 1/6d snowman upper left corner marginal vertical strip of three, the lower stamp with gold Queen's Head omitted (Pierron F268MCa), only 30-50 known. £250 to 300 N/S
1589

1966 Christmas Imprimatur Ex N.P.M (SG.713/4), Cat. £4,500. £1200 to 1500 N/S
1590
 UM
1966 Christmas 'King of the Orient' 3d horizontal strip of eight with marginal selvedge on each side, embossing & gold (Queen's Head) shifted to left resulting in Queen's Head in left marginal selvedge and gold omitted (SG.713var, Pierron No. GB1426/MCa) - the strip in split for display, fine UM & scarce, BPA Cert. 2009. £200 to 250 £220.00
1591
 UM
1966 Christmas 'King of the Orient' 3d Queen's Head varieties on UM singles & multiples incl. gold Queen's Head omitted in strip of three, Queen's Head shifted to left (over value), Queen's Head misplaced strip of three, large part gold Queen's Head omitted etc. (7 items/15 stamps), SG.713var. £200 to 250 £230.00
1592
 UM
1966 Hastings 6d in corner marginal vertical strip of three with traffic lights, each stamp with half the Queen's Head omitted, UM, SG.711var. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
1593
 UM
1967 Christmas 3d variety Imperf, also with phosphor omitted, in a vertical proof pair with lower margin a foot, UM. SG.756var. (circa 60 pairs known) £80 to 100 N/S
1594
 UM
1967 Christmas 3d, UM Imperf pair, SG.756var, BPA Cert. 2005. £80 to 100 £80.00
1595
  1967 testing labels for vending machines, grey on white definitive size 'For Testing Purposes Only' a complete unopened coil roll (500 or 1000?), also an opened roll with a few taken off. Scarce. £100 to 200 N/S
1596
 UM
VARIETIES selection of minor varieties on stock cards incl. 1968 Bridges 4d printed on gummed side, 1964 Shakespeare (missing floor boards in blocks etc). Approx 28 items. £20 to 35 £22.00
1597
 UM
1970 Literary Anniversary 5d Imperf block of four UM, SG.824ab. (4) Cat. £2500 £450 to 600 £560.00
1598
 UM
1971 Christmas 2½p Imperf vertical pair UM. (2) Cat. £725 £150 to 200 £160.00
1599
 UM
1973 Christmas 3½p Imperf in a left margin horizontal pair, small mark on gum at foot o/w fine UM. SG.948a. (2) Cat. £600+ £100 to 120 N/S
1600
 UM
1973 Explorers 9p, variety brown grey printing double, UM, SG.927b, this being a particularly pronounced example, normal for comparison included. (2) Cat. £850 £160 to 220 £175.00
1601
 UM
1974 Warriors 10p, SG.561, right corner marginal traffic light Imperf block of six, UM. Pierron (states only 50 pairs). Very scarce. (6) Cat. £2100 £600 to 700 £600.00
1602
 UM
1976 Christmas 6½p Imperf horizontal pair (Pierron stated 50 pairs known). SG.1018a. (2) Cat. £975 £170 to 200 £180.00
1603
 UM
1977 Chemistry 11p variety Imperf between stamp & bottom margin, the lower stamp of a vertical strip of four, lightly folded through second row of perfs and a little ragged at right o/w fine UM, Spec.W359a (circa 10 known) £100 to 150 £96.00
1604
 UM
1977 Christmas 9p variety Imperf in an UM lower marginal horizontal pair, vertical crease at extreme left and light bends in margin o/w fine, very scarce, SG.1049a. Circa 15 pairs known. (2) Cat. £2600 £500 to 600 N/S
1605
 UM
1977 Jubilee 13p Imperf vertical pair UM, SG.1037a. (2) Cat. £2750 £500 to 650 £500.00
1606
 UM
1978 Coronation Anniversary 13p variety Imperf & gold omitted, a top marginal Cylinder single with 'IB' missing, slight margin faults UM, SG.1062var, circa 30 pairs (creased) known. £100 to 120 £120.00
1607
 UM
1978 Cycling 13p variety Imperf in a lower marginal vertical pair, fine UM, very scarce, SG.1070a. (10 pairs known) (2) Cat. £2750 £400 to 500 £540.00
1608
 UM

1979 (circa) Harrison's photogravure Imperf Trial of Thomas Richard Harrison printed in blue in a block of nine with large surrounding margins on phosphor coated paper with Dextrin gum. £100 to 150 N/S
1609
 UM
1979 Rowland Hill M/Sheet with Rosine omitted UM, SG.MS1099h. Rare. Cat. £2750 £450 to 550 £640.00
1610
 UM
1980 London M/Sheet Imperf UM, SG.MS1119a (Pierron States 12 known). £2000 to 2500 £1950.00
1611
 UM
1980 Trains 12p gutter block of twelve, appears Imperf, close inspection reveals traces of indentations are visible, normal block accompanies for comparison, SG.1113/7. £150 to 200 £140.00
1612
 UM
1983 Army 16p Imperf single (Plate Proof ?) with wide margins, SG.1218var. £150 to 200 £150.00
1613
 UM
1985 350 Years of Royal Mail Postal Service 17p UM, right side marginal Imperf single example, slight tear between stamp & margin just touching the design & slight crease. Rare. SG.1290var. £150 to 200 £150.00
1614
 UM
1985 Christmas 12p Imperf pair, fine UM except for some perf indentations, SG.1303a, Cat. £4750 as fully imperf. £200 to 250 N/S
1615
 UM
1986 Royal Wedding 17p left side marginal Imperf pair UM, slight tear in margin just touching design, SG.1334a. Cat. £1600 £200 to 250 £200.00
1616
 UM
MODERN WHOLESALE LOT 1989 Greetings (38), 1990 Greetings in original cellophane (30), 1991 1d black M/Sheet (219) incl. 189 without cards. Cat. £4154 (Face £175) £300 to 400 N/S
1617
 UM
1994 Christmas 19p lower left corner marginal Imperf Plate block of eight, SG.1843a. (8) Cat. £700 £140 to 180 £150.00
1618
 UM
1994 Christmas 19p marginal Imperf pair UM, SG.1843a. (2) Cat. £175 £30 to 45 £40.00
1619
 UM
1994 Christmas 19p Mary & Joseph UM, Cylinder block of six, Imperf, SG.1843a. Scarce. Cat.£525++ £120 to 150 £140.00
1620
 UM
1994 Christmas 19p, fine top marginal UM Imperf pair, SG.1843a. (2) Cat. £175 £30 to 40 £42.00
1621
 UM
1996 Olympic Games 26p complete three rows from base of sheet, variety Imperf between stamp & left margin, fine, SG.1930var (ten strips known). £500 to 700 £580.00
1622
 UM
1997 Greetings Flowers first class gold (Queen's Head & value), blue, green & phosphor omitted (complete pane Cat. £28,000) ex booklet pane of ten pro-rata Cat. £2,800, five examples of the pane are known ex SG.1955ab. RARE. £500 to 650 N/S
1623
 UM
1998 Christmas 30p variety Imperf lower marginal block of four, fine UM & rare, accompanied by a photocopy of the complete partly imperf sheet from which this block comes. SG.2066a. (35 pairs known) (4) Cat. £2400 £400 to 500 £490.00
1624
 UM
1999 Millennium Settlers 26p top marginal Imperf Proof pair with some silver & phosphor omitted. SG.H2085var. £100 to 120 N/S
1625
 UM
1999 Millennium Settlers 43p top right corner marginal Imperf Proof block of four with gold, chocolate & phosphor omitted, UM. Pierron (states only 50 pairs). Cat. £1500 £250 to 350 £240.00
1626
 UM
1999 Scientists Tale 26p Imperf horizontal NW corner marginal pair, crease in margin, stamps fine UM, lovely positional pair, SG.210a. (2) Cat. £1800 £300 to 400 £300.00
1627

1999 Settlers Tale 26p Imperf Proof pair with silver & phosphor omitted UM, SG.2085var. (2) Cat. £350 £65 to 80 N/S
1628
 UM

1999 Settlers Tale 26p & 43p Imperf Proof gutter block of four, horizontal crease through gutter margin, SG.2085/6var. (4) Cat. £700+ £150 to 200 N/S
1629
 UM

1999 Settlers Tale 43p right side marginal Imperf Proof pair with gold, chocolate & phosphor omitted, SG.2086var. Cat. £350 £65 to 80 N/S
1630
Used (on letter or envelope)
1999 Solar Eclipse M/Sheet variety Imperf tied to a FDC by Falmouth Special cancel, only three Imperf sheets known (Pierron) this being the first recorded by SG. on cover, possibly a unique item. (SG. Cat. as UM £18000) £1500 to 2000 £1500.00
1631
 UM
1999 The Christmas Tale 19p 'Hark the Herald Angels Sing' fine UM, Imperf pair, SG.2115a. (2) Cat. £900 £150 to 200 N/S
1632

2000 Millennium Projects 19p Barn Owl Imperf Proof gutter block of four (crease through gutter margin), some wrinkles mainly affecting one stamp, SG.2125var. Cat. £400+ £60 to 80 N/S
1633
 UM
2000-10 accumulation of new issues in packets with commems, defins, M/Sheets, booklets incl. prestige with approx 3 to 5 of most issues, also a range of Channel Islands from a similar period. Face value alone of GB is well over £2500. £1000 to 1200 £1500.00
1634
 UM
2001 1st Submarines Imperf vertical pair UM, minor gum bend, SG.2203b. Cat. £2000 £400 to 550 £380.00
1635
 UM
2002 Christmas (1st) variety Imperf in a fine top marginal block of four, SG.2322b. (125 pairs known) Cat. £650 £120 to 140 £120.00
1636
 UM
2002 Christmas 1st & 2nd class vertical marginal Imperf pairs UM, SG.2321b/26. (4) Cat. £405 £70 to 90 N/S
1637
 UM
2002 Christmas 2nd class self-adhesive issue, a complete sheet of 50 (5 x 10) Imperf, horizontal bend through five stamps o/w fine. SG.2321b. (50) Cat. £2000 £400 to 500 N/S
1638
 UM
2004 Wales 2nd lower marginal UM Imperf vertical pair, slight vertical bend, SG.2446a. (2) Cat. £1150 £200 to 250 N/S
 
   
       
   
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