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Stamp auction - 31 July 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 31 July 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 161 - 1840 Twopence Blue
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1624
 Used
UNPLATED AA/AB horizontal pair, margins in places, cancelled red MC, GI just cut into at upper left side black MC with dot in centre (thinned), LI three good margins close cut at base red MC, MA good to large margins, fine red MC (badly thinned). (5) £180 to 220 £180.00
1625
 Used
UNPLATED CD four margins scissor cut in D square, HH four margins corner creasing fine 1884 Type barred oval numeral cancel, GE fine looking four margined example - corner crease, red MC, QC three clear margins very close, just cut into at base. (4) £150 to 200 £250.00
1626
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 cover from London to Paisley franked Pl.1 HK, close or cut into in two places, otherwise large margins tied fine black MC, T.P/Southampton Ct & too late mark in red, reverse dispatch & receiving datestamps. £50 to 65 £115.00
1627
 Used
Plate 1 MF, four margin example, fine red MC. £120 to 160 £110.00
1628
 Used
Plate 1 NB, clear to large margins, fine black MC. £100 to 150 £105.00
1629
Used on piece or front
Plate 1 RA, four good margins tied to a small piece by a red MC. £150 to 200 £200.00
1630
 Used
Plate 1 SF-SH, strip of three, margins clear on three sides, SG & SH are touched or just into frame line at top, SF is clear, each cancelled by fine red MC. (3) £300 to 350 £300.00
1631
Used (on letter or envelope)
1842 Jan 28th wrapper from Rushyford to Houghton-Le-Spring franked Pl.1 SJ, clear to good margins tied by a rather smudged black MC, reverse bears a Houghton-Le-Spring undated circle in blue and dispatch & receiving datestamps. £80 to 100 £110.00
1632
 Used
Plate 1 TD, four margin example cancelled by a fine red MC thinned - but still attractive. £50 to 65 £76.00
1633
 Used
Plate 2 BE, four good margins, fine black MC. £150 to 200 £170.00
1634
 Used
Plate 2 BL-DL, a very rare vertical strip of three with good to large margins and bold red MC cancels, attractive & unusual multiple. BPA Cert (1987). Cat. £5250++ £750 to 900 £1150.00
1635
 Used
Plate 2 JE, four good margins, fine black MC. £140 to 170 £140.00
1636
 Used
Plate 2 PL, clear to large margined example with a neat black MC, part marginal inscription. SG.5. Rare £700 to 850 N/S
1637
Used (on letter or envelope)
1841 Jan 1st mourning cover to London franked Pl.2 RI, three margined example tied by three strikes of the red MC, scarce. £100 to 150 £155.00
1638
 Used
Plate 2 TF, cleaned example re-gummed, four margins. £150 to 200 £210.00
 
   
       
   
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