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Stamp auction - 2 April 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 2 April 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 160 - 1841 Penny Red
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
Used on piece or front
1841 1d red brown AE/AG horizontal pair with good to large margins, tied to piece by two strikes of the No. 11 in Maltese Cross. (2) Cat. £700+ £100 to 130 N/S
1841 1d red brown DD, four margined example tied to a small piece by No. 6 in Maltese Cross, upright strike. Cat. £160 £35 to 45 N/S
1841 1d red brown Pl.30 PA, four good margins with fine No. 5 in Maltese Cross. Cat. £180 £40 to 50 £35.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1847-55 (circa) covers bearing 1d reds, mainly 1844 numeral Type cancels, few MC, the majority of the stamps are cut into, few are four margined, destinations incl. Abingdon, Blackburn, Cheltenham, Elgin, Glasgow, Hayle, Henley in Arden, Leeds, London, Penrith, Perth, Salisbury, Shaftesbury, Sheffield, Usk etc. All have been opened out & flattened for filing purposes. (86) £150 to 200 £310.00
1852 1d Treasury Roulette, VFU example on cover of this rare unauthorised trial separation lettered IG neatly cancelled by a London '86' City numeral, sent from London to Broadway and b/stamped accordingly with a London c.d.s for DE.31.1852, a Broadway receiving c.d.s for JA.1.1853 and a blue 'Pall Mall' s/line receiving office handstamp. Very rarely seen so fine. 1951 & 1985 RPS Certs. Ex. Fraser. £6500 to 8000 N/S
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