The Camping Collection of Great Britain

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The Camping Collection of Great Britain

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RPSL London

Date & Time
Wednesday 18th September 2019 - 10:30am  

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At our stand #122 at Stampex Exhibition, The Business Design Centre,
52 Upper Street, Islington London N1 0QH
From 11 September 2019 to 13 September 2019

At The Royal Philatelic Society London
15 Abchurch Lane, 2nd Floor, London, EC4N 7BW
Monday 16 September 2019 10.00am - 5.00pm
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Great Britain1840 "VR" OfficialDF in black, small to large margins, with gum; there is a tiny black mark in the left margin and a light diagonal crease near the lower left corner. Fresh appearance. S.G. VR1, £32,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 "VR" OfficialEI-EJ horizontal pair with good to large even margins and large part original gum; there is a horizontal crease near to the top. A desirable pair. Cat. £90,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 "VR" OfficialMI with good to large even margins, unused without gum. A good example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaEG with large even margins and a light strike brownish red Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaEH, small to large margins, unused without gum; slight thinning near the lower left corner. Fresh appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaIC showing some plate wear, large to very large margins all round and used on 1840 (13 May) wrapper to Sheffield, cancelled by a light strike of carmine-red Maltese Cross, addressed to Sheffield and with Birmingham despatch c.d.s. on the reverse; the addressees name has been crossed through. A good early cover. S.G. A1tf, £3500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbIC-JD block of four in a dark shade, close to large margins all round and cancelled by upright strikes of a deep red Maltese Cross; ID showing the re-entry. There is a small repaired nick into ID and small scissor cut between ID and JD. An attractive block. Cat. £16,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbIH, small to very large margins, unused with some gum; shows the varieties recut left side and break in N.E. corner. A fresh and attractive stamp. S.G. AS5h, £13,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbHL in a lighter shade showing broken H square variety, with large to very large margins, watermark inverted, a central strike of dark orange-red Maltese Cross. Fine and attractive. S.G. AS5l, £2500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbLK with good even margins, unused with gum. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIJB, good to large margins and cancelled by an upright strike of red Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIKE-LH block of eight in a deep shade with good to large margins and cancelled by deep orange-red Maltese Cross and part town c.d.s. in black. There is a large repair at the foot of this block and other small faults. Spectacular appearance. Photoprovenance:Robson Lowe auction, April 1970Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIILK in deep black, large to very large margins all round and cancelled by bright orange-red Maltese Cross on wrapper to Tranent School; redirected to Edinburgh with 1d. plate Ia, QD in a greyish shade, small to very large margins and cancelled by dull red Maltese Cross, the reverse with indistinct Scottish despatch datestamp, Tranent 1840 (3 Nov.) and Edinburgh (5.11) c.d.s.; there is some light ageing but a very attractive redirected cover bearing the additional postage. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIINL with good to very large margins showing a fragment of the stamp at left, cancelled by dull orange-red Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIIPH with good to large even margins, cancelled by orange-red Maltese Cross. Fresh. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVAB, AH two singles in deep shades, good to large margins, both enormous at top, tied by pale red Maltese Cross on wrapper to Stockton on Tees with a good strike of "Middleton one Row/Penny Post" handstamp alongside and, on the reverse, a fine strike of Darlington 1840 (23 Aug.) despatch c.d.s.; two vertical filing folds, one through AH. An attractive double-weight cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVAE with good even margins, unused with some gum; there is a light diagonal bend across the lower left corner. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVFA large to enormous margins showing traces of two adjoining stamps, used with a light strike of the opaque orange-red Maltese Cross; there are a couple of trivial imperfections. A handsome stamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVNA good to large margins, a neat and light strike of black Maltese Cross; fine and very attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVOF-OG horizontal pair, good margins all round, slightly smudged strikes of orange-red Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVOF with small to large margins, unused with gum which is not original. Fresh appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVQB with small to enormous margins showing a portion of the design below, affixed on small piece by two very sharp strikes of black Maltese Cross, contrary to regulations. A striking items of great visual appeal. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VQD with good to very large margins and a light and central strike of black Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VSK-TL block of four with good to large even margins all round, cancelled by rather heavy strikes of upright Maltese Cross in black; there is a pin hole in the corner of SK. A good block. A. Diena Certificate (1956). Photoprovenance:Robson Lowe auction, May 1953Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VTH, a slightly pale shade with good margins, unused without gum. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VING in an intense shade, good to large margins with a slightly smudged orange-red Maltese Cross. Fresh and fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VISD in a slightly lighter shade, small to large margins showing a fragment of the design to the left, unused with some gum which is not original. An attractive example. Cat. £13,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VISG in an intense shade, good to large margins, unused with gum. Attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIHL with good to large margins a light strike of bright red Maltese Cross. Fresh and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIIPrintings in red: DD, DF (corner crease) with good to large margins, on 1841 (Apr.) wrapper to Pall Mall, just tied by black Maltese Cross with, on the reverse, smudged datestamp in red and part "t.p./chief office" in black; vertical folding creases away from the stampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IXAA with good to enormous margins from the sheet corner, cancelled by a light strike of black Maltese Cross; there is a light diagonal crease. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IXRA-TB block of six, touched to very large margins and cancelled by slightly smudged strikes of black Maltese Cross; TB with double letter "T". TL with repaired corner and top stamps with corner creases. A scarce multiple. Photoprovenance:Laycock, March 1953Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IXPrinting in red: PG-QH block of four with large even margins, on blued paper with full original gum; there are a couple of tiny central thin spots. A fresh and desirable block. Cat. £32,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate XOB matched pair; black in a slightly greyish shade with good to large margins and a faint black Maltese Cross; red with good to large margins and a light and upright strike of black Maltese Cross. Fine and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate XRed printing: AL with good to very large margins on 1841 (19 Aug.) wrapper to Exmouth, the adhesive tied by a light and neat strike of black Maltese Cross, the reverse with Honiton and Exmouth c.d.s.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1HC-HF strip of four in pale blue shade, good to large margins all round and cancelled by strikes of orange-red Maltese Cross; there are two vertical folds between the stamps. A good strip. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1IC-IE horizontal strip of three in blue, very close to large margins with neat strikes of black Maltese Cross; there is a small nick into IE. Attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1LG-LH in a steel-blue shade, good to very large margins showing fragments of the two designs above and cancelled by central black Maltese Cross; there is a small scissor cut into LH. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1RB-RC horizontal pair in dull blue, small to large margins with neat and central strikes of black Maltese Cross; light horizontal bend. Fresh and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1RG-RL horizontal strip of six in a dull blue shade, close to large margins all round and cancelled by part strikes of indistinct black Maltese Cross; there is a light vertical bend through RL. A good strip. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1SB-SC horizontal pair in a milky blue shade, good to very large margins showing a fragment of the design at left, cancelled by light strikes of black Maltese Cross. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2DL in a full blue shade, large margins and a neat strike of black Scottish Maltese Cross. Fresh and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2GJ in a full blue shade, very large even margins with light strikes of black Maltese Cross; there is a light diagonal crease. A most attractive example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2JC-JD horizontal pair in pale blue, good margins all round with light and neat strikes of black Maltese Cross; there are a couple of minor bends. A very appealing pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2LA in a full blue shade, small to large margins and cancelled by a light strike of the Maltese Cross struck in blue; there is a light horizontal bend at foot. An important rarity. S.G. D1ud, £15,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2LE in a rich, deep blue shade (or steel-blue), good to large even margins, a light and indistinct strike of black Maltese Cross. A stunning stamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2OG-OI horizontal trip of three in a deep blue shade, close to large margins with incomplete strikes of black Maltese Cross; there is a small fault at the foot of OH and a couple of other minor imperfections. Karl-Albert Louis Certificate (1998). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2PF-PH horizontal strip of three in a rich blue shade, good to very large margins and light strikes of black Maltese Cross; there is a light vertical bend on PH. A handsome strip. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2RL in a steel-blue shade, good to large margins and tied on small piece by a light strike of black Maltese Cross. Fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2TL in a rich shade, large to very large margins and just tied on 1841 (6 May) entire to Preston by an indistinct strike of black Maltese Cross, the reverse with Manchester and Preston c.d.s. for the same date. An attractive cover. Cat. £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 22, OB with good to large margins on 1841 (4 Dec.) wrapper to Barnards Castle, well tied by a light and neat strike of black Maltese Cross, the reverse with London despatch and Barnards Castle (5.12) c.d.s.; light horizontal fling crease. AttractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 137, CG-DI block of six in deep red-brown, close to large margins, large part original gum; there is a long scissor cut between right pair, just cutting into the lower stamp and vertical crease at left. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 145, QG-RI block of six in red-brown on blued paper, touched or cut close at left, other margins good to large, part original gum; horizontal bend through lower row. Good appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 171, RB-TF block of fifteen in a light red-brown shade on blued paper, good to large margins all round but just cut into TE, part original gum; horizontal and vertical folds. A good multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 One Penny Red-Brown1842 (14 Apr.) DD in red-brown with touched to large margins and cancelled by a central strike of a town datestamp of Belfast. S.G. B1va, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 4DG in a lighter blue shade, small to large margins, unused with some gum. S.G. ES14, £6000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 4GB with large even margins and cancelled by 1844-type numeral in blue; attractive. S.G. E1wb £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 4IG-KH block of four on blued paper with good to large margins, a little close in a couple of places, neatly cancelled by "620" numerals of Plymouth. A good block. Cat. £1300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 4OA-OC horizontal strip of three in a dull blue shade, with close to large margins, unused with some gum; there appears to be some repair to a horizontal crease at top. OA shows the thin base line variety under the value. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues1/- green with good margins all round with a neat and part strike of number cancellation. Fresh and attractive. S.G. 55, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues1/- bright green, die 1 block of six cancelled by Greenwich "20" numerals, mixed margins, light horizontal crease and a short split along one of the threads. An attractive multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues1/- pale green, die 2 in a horizontal pair, one showing the variety double print from off-set, touched or just cut into on three sides and cancelled by Liverpool "466" numerals. A appealing and highly unusual variety. Buhler handstamp on reverse, B.P.A. Certificate (1964). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues10d. brown, die 1 overprinted "specimen" type 1, touched to large margins, without gum and a couple of small paper faults. S.G. 57s, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues10d. brown, die 2, close to large margins and unused with part original gum; two dealer's guarantee marks on the reverse. A fresh and most attractive example. S.G. 57, £11,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues10d. brown, die 4 with small to very large margins, unused with large part original gum; there is an 8mm split along the thread at the foot. A fresh stamp of fine appearance. Cat. £13,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues6d. dull lilac overprinted "specimen" type 1, a horizontal pair from the lower right corner of the pane, cut into on two sides, large part original gum. S.G. 58s, £7800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed Issues6d. purple in a horizontal pair with left margin, other margins are mixed, large part original gum; there is a repair at the top of the right hand stamp; fresh. S.G. 60. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed IssuesCovers1853 (24 May) small envelope to Bangalore "pr Over Mail via Marseilles" bearing 10d. brown and 1/- green, mixed margins and cancelled by Stoke Newington "7" numerals, the reverse with despatch and Madras Bearing transit. Unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed IssuesCovers1854 (13 May) blue entire registered to Macclesfield bearing 6d. mauve (just touched or cut into on two sides) with 2d. blue Stars cancelled Dulwich "24" numerals and, on the reverse, despatch and Macclesfield arrival (14.5) datestamps; free from the usual filing creases. Paying double rate plus 6d. for registration. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57 StarsWatermark Small Crown, Perf.161d. orange-brown, die I, DG-EI block of six, unused without gum; centred a little low. A good block. S.G. 17. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57 StarsWatermark Small Crown, Perf.162d. blue, plate 4, PH, unused with gum which is not original; centred low. S.G. 19, £4750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57 StarsWatermark Large Crown, Blued Paper1d. red-brown, perf.14, BG-CH block of four, large part original gum; centred a little low and a couple of gum wrinkles. S.G. 29. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57 StarsWatermark Large Crown, Blued Paper2d. blue, plate 5, perf.14, MH-NI block of four cancelled by by "435" duplex in blue; centred a little low and a couple of small corner creases. An unusual block. R.P.S. Certificate (1990). S.G. 34, £1000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsCream-Toned Paper1d. pale red, MA-ME horizontal strip of five, unused without gum; well centred. S.G. C9. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsWhite Paper1d. deep rose-red, plate 52, TA-TC in a lower left corner strip of three showing the plate number and part inscription; part to large part original gum; some light ageing. A good positional pieceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsWhite Paper1d. rose-red, plate 58, OD-PE block of four, with full original gum; centred a little low. Fresh and fine. S.G. 40Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsWhite Paper1d. rose-red, reserve plate 17, EJ-FK right margin block of six with inscription in the margin, part original gum; some light creasing. Well centred and attractive. S.G. 40Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsWhite Paper1d. rose red, BI-DL block of twelve, large part original gum; a fraction off-centre. Fresh. S.G. 40Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-58 StarsWhite Paper1d. pale rose-red. alphabet II from reserve plate 15, BH-CI block of four, large part original gum; centred a little low. S.G. C13, £1300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1864-79 One Penny Plate NumbersPlate 99, PD-TF rose-red block of fifteen, large part original gumSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1864-79 One Penny Plate NumbersPlate 145, AH lake-red imprimatur with top margin; usual fold along the margin. Fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1864-79 One Penny Plate NumbersPlate 225, GL in lake-red, large part original gum. Fresh, Cat. £3200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1858-76 Two Pence Plate NumbersPlate 7, QB, unused without gum. Cat £2000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1858-76 Two Pence Plate NumbersPlate 9, LD-LF horizontal strip of three, unused with traces of gum; some black fibre adherences on the reverse and some split perfs. between LD-LE. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1858-76 Two Pence Plate NumbersPlate14, NJ-OL block of six, with full original gum; some typical gum wrinkles. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1858-76 Two Pence Plate NumbersPlate 15, QB-QC horizontal pair, with full original gum. FreshSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 1, FV-HW block of six, large part original gum; well centred and fresh. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 4: AT-BU and CT-DU two adjoining blocks of four with full original gum, there are a couple of light creases. FreshSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 11: IO-JP, KO-LP in adjoining blocks of four, with full original gum; well centred. Fresh. Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate12: KG-LJ block of eight, large part original gum; a few perf. reinforcements, centred a little highSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 13: BC-EE block of twelve with full original gum; some gum wrinkling including through the C row. Well centred and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 13: RF-TJ in a lower margin block of fifteen, with full original gum and showing part of the margin inscription; a couple of perf. reinforcements and occasional tone spot, A well centred and handsome block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 14: CN-DP block of six in a deep shade, with full original gum; centred to the right. A fresh blockSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 One and a Half Pence Plate Numbers1860 Unissued Rosy Mauve1½d. rosy-mauve GE overprinted "specimen" type 2, unused with some traces of gum; well centred. S.G. G5s, £2200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 One and a Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 1: LD-ME block of four with neat 1872 Loughborough c.d.s.; there are a few split perfs. but well centered and an attractive block. Cat. £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 One and a Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 3: FB-GD block of six in lake-red, with full original gum; blunt corner and a few split perfs.. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1870 One and a Half Pence Plate NumbersPlate 3: LE-NF block of six in lake-red, with full original gum; a few split perfs. in the centre, Exceptionally fresh appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green½d. to 1/- set of ten overprinted "specimen" type 9, part to large part original gum; 4d. small thin, otherwise a good set with good colours. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green½d. to 1/- set of ten, part to large part original gum; 9d. with part wrinkle, good colours. S.G. 187-196, £5000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green½d. to 1/- set of ten, part to large part original gum. A good set. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green½d. to 1/- set of ten good to fine used with c.d.s.; good colours. Cat. £1600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green6d, green, AK-DL block of eight cancelled by 1884 Belfast Donegal Square c.d.s. A good multiple. S.G. 194, £2200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green9d. green, DQ-DS horizontal strip of three, lightly mounted. A good strip. S.G. 195, £3750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 Lilac and Green1/- green, AG-CH block of six cancelled by 1885 hooded London c.d.s.; stain spot on AG, BG small tear and a light vertical bend. Good colour and a scarce block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee½d. (both) to 1/- (both) set of fourteen, large part original gum. A fresh set. S.G. 197-214, £650Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee½d. (both) to 1/- (both) set of fourteen, part to large part original gum. A good setSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee½d. (both) to 1/- (both) set of fourteen, good to fine usedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee½d. (both) to 1/- (both) set of fourteen, good to fine usedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee2d. green and scarlet overprinted "specimen" type 9, in a block of four, fine with full original gum. S.G. 199sSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee9d. dull purple and bright blue in a lower left corner block of six, unmounted mint; a couple of minor gum wrinkles as usual. S.G. K38 (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee10d. dull purple and carmine cancelled by a neat strike of Old Calabar River dated 1892 (4 Sept.). Fine and this value not catalogued used at this Nigerian post office. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee1/- dull green with left sheet margin, unmounted mint. S.G. 211, £375. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee1/- dull green in a block of four, large part original gum; some split perfs. at foot, otherwise fresh and fine. S.G. 211, £1200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee1/- green and carmine in a lower margin block of twelve, mounted in the margin only; a fresh and fine multiple. S.G. 214. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee1/- green and carmine in a lower margin block of sixteen, one hinge remainder in the margin only; a few light tone spots. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee£1 green, CC-DD right margin block of four, with full original gum; there is a vertical crease in the margin, a fine and desirable multiple. S.G. 212. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee£1 green, RD, large part original gum. Fresh. S.G. 212, £3500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee£1 green, HB, cancelled by 1897 Lothbury Registered c.d.s.; fresh. Cat. £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1887-1900 Jubilee£1 green, HC-JC vertical strip of three, neatly cancelled by 1897 Threadneedle St. registered ovals, the lower stamp has been rejoined and with a light bend. JC is from plate 3 and does not show the frame break. A good multiple. Photoprovenance:Joseph Silken, June 1971Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainIllustrated EnvelopesOcean Penny Post: Myers & Co. design, first state; 1851 (13 Dec.) stampless cash paid cover to France bearing London despatch, Calais transit (14.12) and "1/-" rate mark in ink and, on the reverse, further London c.d.s. and Rochefort arrival (15.12) c.d.s.; there is additional company handstamp on the address side and some contemporary postage notes on the reverse. Some light ageing but a good cover which is quite scarce to an overseas destination. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la RueImperforate Plate Proofs: 1d. green on white card, a group with top margin block of four, single and two singles double print. (7). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la RuePrinter's Proofs on Buff Paper: a group with 1d. singles (2), 4d. orange block of four with double impression, 5d. lower margin block of four and 5/- with left margin. Also Q.V. Jubilee ½d. blue-green margin pair. (13). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue½d. (both) to 1/- set of fifteen, fine mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue½d. (both) to 1/- set of fifteen, fine mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue½d. to £1 set of nineteen, good to fine used; most with c.d.s. cancellationsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue½d. pale yellowish green, a complete booklet pane with St. Andrew's cross, large part original gum; good perfs. all round. S.G. 218b, £700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue10d. slate-purple and carmine, ordinary paper, block of four, unmounted mint. S.G. 255Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue2/6d. lilac, lightly mounted mint. S.G. 260, £275Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue10/- ultramarine, large part original gum; fresh and fine. S.G. 265, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue10/- ultramarine, large part original gum. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue£1 dull blue-green, large part original gum. S.G. 266, £2000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1902-10 De la Rue£1 dull blue-green, good used with 1905 Guernsey c,d,s, (2). Cat. £825. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911 Harrison & SonsAn unused selection with perf.14 set of five with additional ½d. and 1d. with inverted watermark (2), perf.15x14 set of five, part to large part original gum. (13)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911 Harrison & SonsPerf.14: 1d. rose-red inverted watermark in a block of four with booklet margin, unmounted mint; with good perfs. all round. S.G. 272Wi, £360Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House5d. dull reddish purple and bright blue in a lower right corner strip of three showing the 1912 date cuts and with the variety broken 1st and 2nd harp strings (head plate 4b, R.20/11) and the damage to the right hand duty tablet (duty plate 5, R.20/12), large part original gum. A good positional; block. S.G. M30 (2)e, gSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House2/6d. dull greyish purple, large part original gum. S.G. 315, £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House2/6d. dull reddish purple, lightly mounted. S.G. 316, £300Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House5/- carmine, lightly mounted. S.G. 318, £425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House10/- blue used with a neat strike of 1912 No.70 Oxford St. (Oxford House) c.d.s. S.G. 319, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House10/- blue well cancelled by 1912 Guernsey c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green, lightly mounted. S.G. 320, £2000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green with lower left corner margins, part original gum with some gum disturbance around large hinge mark. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green in a vertical pair, mounted on the top stamp only, which also has a horizontal crease, the lower stamp fine unmounted mint. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green, good to fine used with 1912 Guernsey c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1912-24 Watermark Royal Cypher½d. green and 1d. red overprinted "cancelled" type 24, each in a horizontal strip of three, unmounted mint with good perfs. S.G. N14v, N16wSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1912-24 Watermark Royal Cypher½d. green in a top right corner block of six showing a dramatic diagonal paper fold prior to perforation; large part original gum; some split perfs. and hinge reinforcement. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1912-24 Watermark Royal Cypher2d. intense bright orange, die I, inverted watermark, unmounted mint; there is some light gum ageing. A desirable example of this scarce shade. With copy of Philatelic Expertising certificate (1998). S.G. N19 (9). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1913 Watermark Multiple Royal CypherA selection with ½d. and 1d. mint (3), one pair with clipped perfs as side, ½d. coil join pair and ½d. and 1d. used. S.G. 397-398. (10)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow2/6d. sepia-brown, rough imperforate plate proof showing vertical paper wrinkle prior to printingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow2/6d. sepia-brown, large part original gum; centred a fraction low and right. S.G. 400, £300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow2/6d. deep sepia-brown, large part original gum; small adherence on the reverse. Well centred and good perfs. S.G. 399, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow5/- rose-carmine, lightly mounted. S.G. 401, £625. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow5/- rose-carmine, large part original gum. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue overprinted "specimen" type 26, large part original gum; a couple of short perfs. at left and light gun toning. S.G. N69t, £1100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue, with left margin, large part original gum; good colour and perfs. S.G. 402, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue, lightly mounted mint; well centred and good perfs. Dealer's guarantee handstamp on the reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue, lightly mounted mint with wrinkly gum; well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue, lightly mounted mint; well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow10/- indigo-blue, good to fine used with a central strike of 1913 Guernsey c.d.s.; centred a little low. Cat. £475. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 green, large part original gum; good centring. S.G. 403, £2800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 green cancelled by a neat and central strike of 1914 Jersey c.d.s.; centred a little high. Cat. £1400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 green good used with 1914 registered oval cancellations; well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 deep green, with right margins, unmounted mint, centred a little high; strong colour and good perfs. S.G. N72 (2), £6000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 dull blue-green, large part original gum; centred a little high and left and there is a light internal wrinkle. S.G. 404, £2800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesWaterlow£1 dull blue-green used with a light and central c.d.s. (unclear lettering) well centred and attractive. Cat. £1600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesDe la Rue10/- in a light blue shade in a vertical pair, large part original gum, each stamp with faint "1.11.17" datestamp across each head; the stamps are centred high. An unusual pair, it is not known why these datestamps were applied, possibly for display purposes. These stamps are offered on their merits. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesDe la Rue10/- blue in a block of four cancelled by 1918 rubber London c.d.s.; horizontal crease at foot. B.P.A. certificate (1998). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesBradbury2/6d. to 10/- set of three, lightly mounted or unmounted mint; 2/6d. and 10/- with part top margin. An attractive set. S.G. 413a-417. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesBradbury2/6d. to 10/- in a range of shades, with 2/6d. (5), 5/- (2) and 10/- (2), large part original gum. A good group. (9). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesBradbury10/- dull blue, part to large part original gum; one short perf. at right. S.G. N71 (1), £475. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George VSeahorsesBradbury10/- dull grey-blue with lower right corner margins, mounted in the margin only; some very light even gum ageing. A good positional stamp. S.G. 417, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1924-26 Block Cypher½d. green in a lower left corner block of four control "Q 32" showing paper fold variety prior to perforating, unmounted mint. Spectacular. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1924-26 Block Cypher1½d. red-brown variety tête-bêche pair, three pairs including a block of four, large part original gum but looking rather tired. S.G. 420a, £1500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1924-26 Block CypherA small group of imperforate horizontal pairs overprinted "specimen" type 23 with 1d. scarlet, 10d. turquoise-blue and 1/- bistre-brown, lightly mounted. 10d. and 1/- with left sheet margin. Cat. £780. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress2½d. blue variety watermark inverted in a top right corner block of four, unmounted mint; there are a couple of light tone patches on the reverse. S.G. 427wi, £15,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress½d. to 2½d. set of four variety watermark inverted, each value in a block of four, lightly mounted or unmounted mint; low values with the booklet margins and good perfs., 2½d. with a light gum bend and a couple of very faint age marks. A good set. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress½d. to 2½d set of four on registered first day cover from Middlesbrough to Farnham, cancelled by "10 MY 1929" c.d.s.; the envelope with a few tone marks. Cat. £675Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black, unmounted mint; some very light even gum ageing. S.G. 438. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black, unmounted mint; some very light even gum ageing. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black, unmounted mint; with lower margin; some very light even gum ageing. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black, lightly mounted mint. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black fine used with a neat and central strike of c.d.s.; centred a little left. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black fine used with a neat strike of c.d.s. across a lower corner. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black used with a central strike of violet London Air Mail c.d.s. and showing a part strike of th German flugpost cancellation in red across the lower corner. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black in a left margin block of four neatly cancelled by black c.d.s.; a fine and attractive block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1929 Postal Union Congress£1 black used on local London registered cover with 2½d. blue, tied by 1929 (1 July) registered oval; the envelope has some light folding creases, one which runs through the £1 stamp. A scarce cover nevertheless. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V1935 Silver Jubilee2½d Prussian blue, the error of colour, large part original gum; there is a tiny thin patch. A very collectable example of this popular stamp. R.P.S. Certificate (1973). S.G. 465a, £12,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1880-81: 6d. grey, plate 18, BA, part to large part original gum. S.G. O4, £575. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland Revenue— 6d. grey, plate 18, MA-ND block of eight, cancelled by indistinct barred oval postmarks. good to fine. An attractive multiple. Cat. £2000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1884-88: 5/- rose on white paper, ME, part to large part original gum; there are two horizontal creases and an old hinge remainder. R.P.S. Certificate (1992) which states "toned" which appears to refer to the fact that this stamp is not fresh. S.G. O9, £12,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1884-88: 5/- rose on white paper, NE, part original gum; with a couple of light creases and some soiling. B.P.A. Certificate (1977). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland Revenue— 5/- rose, FD used with a very small part c.d.s. at left; there is a thin spot by the stop of "R" and a light vertical crease. Wenvoe Certificate (2019). Cat. £2500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland Revenue— 10/- ultramarine, AC variety raised stop after "R", large part original gum; there are a couple of internal wrinkles. Wenvoe Certificate (2019). S.G. O10a, £12,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland Revenue— 10/- ultramarine, GF cancelled by a neat strike of 1896 Cardiff c.d.s.; improved perforations at left and vertical crease at right. Wenvoe Certificate (2019). Cat. £3750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1884-88: £1 brown-lilac, watermark Crowns, FA of unused appearance; with faults including perf. thin at top and surface abrasion at foot. Friedl Certificate (1962), Wenvoe Certificate (2019) stating "used and cleaned". S.G. 11. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland Revenue— £1 brown-lilac, watermark orbs, SD unused and regummed; some minor creasing at left. Fresh appearance with good colour. Wenvoe Certificate (2019). S.G. O12, £85,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1887-92: £1 green, JC from plate 3 without the frame breaks, cancelled by a neat strike of 1896 Sunderland c.d.s.; with blue crayon mark across the upper left corner and perfs. slightly improved at top; rich colour. S.G. O16, £2500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsInland RevenueIssues of 1902-04: 1/- dull green and carmine, fair to good used with light Manchester registered oval. Wenvoe Certificate (2019). S.G. O24, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels1883-86 9d. dull green, EA, part to large part original gum; centred a little high and right. Good appearance. B.P.A. Certificate (1980). S.G. O63, £2750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels— 9d. dull green, FR cancelled by a good strike of 1885 hooded London Parcel Post c.d.s. Cat. £1200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels— 9d. dull green, IM cancelled by a very light strike of a parcel post cancellation. Fresh colour and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels—1/- orange-brown, plate 13, KL overprinted "specimen" type 9, with top right corner margins with one of the printer's initials in the corner, lightly mounted in the margin only. A stunning example of this stamp, usually only proof stamps were initialled. S.G. O64s, £325. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels— 1/- orange-brown, plate 13, QB cancelled by 1886 Leicester Square c.d.s. S.G. O64, £300Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels1887-90 6d. and 9d. overprinted "specimen" type 9, 6d. unmounted, 9d. large part original gum but small fault on corner perf. S.G. O66-67s, £550Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels— 1½d., 9d. and 1/- green, part to large part original gum. Cat £1300. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment ParcelsA used collection with 1883-86 1½d., 9d. and 1/- plate 13; 1889-90 set of four, 1891-1900 set of four and K.E.VII set of five; fresh colours and generally good to fine. (16)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-574d. carmine on blued paper, watermark medium garter in a block of four cancelled by indistinct numeral cancellation; some reinforced perfs. at top. Fine and a scarce block. S.G. 63, £3500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-574d. rose-carmine, watermark large garter, unused with traces of gum; there is a tiny paper split at foot. Fresh and fine appearance. S.G. 66, £2100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-574d. rose-carmine, watermark large garter, block of four cancelled by neat Blackburn "86" numerals. A fine block. Cat. £775. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-576d. lilac in a block of four neatly cancelled by Chatham "173" numerals; centered a little to the right and short perf. at top. S.G. 68, £700Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-576d. deep lilac on azure paper used with indistinct numeral cancellation and part of a blue transit mark, centred a little high. Philatelic Expertising Certificate (1998). S.G. 70a, £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571/- green in a horizontal strip of four cancelled by neat Liverpool "466" numerals; ink manuscript mark at right. S.G. 72, £1400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571/- pale green in a block of four tied on small piece by 1860 (26 July) London "W/13" duplex; there are a few clipped perfs. Cat. £2000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571/- green in a wing margin block of six (2x3) watermark inverted cancelled by Dulwich "24" numerals; there are a few small imperfections as to be expected from such a block. S.G. 72wi. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571856 (3 Apr.) flimsy Prices Current to Lyon bearing 4d. carmine, small garter with wing margin, cancelled by London numeral and tied by Calais transit (4.4), the reverse with despatch c.d.s., transit and arrival (5.4) c.d.s. A good cover. Cat. £780. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571857 (18 Sept.) small envelope to Germany bearing pair of 4d. rose-carmine tied by Ventnor, Isle of Wight "971" numerals with "PD" in oval alongside, an array of backstamps with Ventnor despatch, London (18.9), Calais (19.9) and Luxembourg arrival; the adhesives have been applied close to the edge of the cover. A good franking.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571858 (15 Dec.) blue wrapper to Berlin bearing two 4d. rose-carmine, each with wing margin, cancelled by Tooting "28" numerals with "P" in oval overstruck by Per Aachen transit c.d.s. in red, the reverse with London thimble despatch c.d.s. in blue overstruck by Berlin arrival (17.2); one of the side flaps is missingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1855-571862 (6 Feb.) small envelope to Florence bearing two 6d. lilac tied by Dorking "257" duplex with "PD" in oval alongside, the reverse with London (6.2), various transit and Firenze arrival (11.2) c.d.s.; oil stain at leftSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-643d. rose, abnormal plate 3 with white dots, BE with left margin, large part original gum; straight edge at top. An exceptionally fine example of this scarce abnormal. R.P.S. Certificate (1962) for the pair. S.G. 78, £45,000. Photoprovenance:Joseph Silkin, June 1971 (pair BE-BF)One sheet plus a part sheet (columns A to E) was discovered at Somerset House and line perforated. Of these original stamps 38 have been recorded unused and 17 usedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-644d. bright red, OC, unused with some gum. Fresh appearance. S.G. 79, £2200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-644d. pale red, OC, unused with some gum; there is a light vertical bend. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-646d. lilac, plate 3, OE-OG horizontal strip of three with wing margin at left and interpanneau margin at foot, large part original gum; there is a horizontal crease running through all three stamps and centred a little high. A good positional block showing some of the margin inscription. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-646d, lilac, plate 3, PK, unused without gum; a fraction off-centre. Fresh. S.G. 84, £2250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-646d. lilac, plate 4, KA-LB block of four part original gum; there is some light ageing at the foot of this block, with very fine centring. Attractive. S.G. 85, £13,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-646d. lilac, plate 4, KC-ND in two adjoining blocks of four, large part original gum, with wing margin at right, there are a few spots which show through to the face. Well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-649d. bistre overprinted "specimen" type 6, NB, part original gum. S.G. J92s, £725. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-649d. straw, TF with watermark error, three roses and a thistle, unused with some gum; there is a slight thin near the top left corner, good centring and fresh appearance. Rare. S.G. 87d, £12,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-641/- deep green. FA, part original gum' there is a diagonal crease across the top right corner; fair centring and very fresh appearance. S.G. 89, £4800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1862-641863 (6 Nov.) a very neat envelope to U.S.A. bearing 1/- green, BB, tied by Catford "71" duplex and New York Paid transit c.d.s. (19.11) in red with "3/cents" accountancy handstamp in red alongside. A charming cover. Cat £450. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. deep vermilion, plate 11, CJ, unused with traces of gum; well centred and in a vivid, bright shade. S.G. £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. vermilion, plate 11, LD-ME block of four cancelled by neat Barnsley 1871 (26 Dec.) c.d.s.; there are a few slightly short perfs. S.G. 94, £525. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. vermilion, plate 12, CK-DL block of four with right sheet margin, inverted watermark, part to large part original gum; centred low and there is a crease in the margin which just affects DL. Cat. £3100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. vermilion, plate 12, GH-HI block of four cancelled by good strikes of Douglas, Isle of man 1872 (20 May) c.d.s. Well centred, fresh and fine. Cat. £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. vermilion, plate 12, OJ-PK block of four, large part original gum; inverted watermark, some split perfs. at left. well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. pale vermilion, plate 13, QA-RC block of six, cancelled by neat strikes of Gresham House 1873 (26 May) c.d.s.; rejoined horizontally. Attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1865-674d. vermilion, plate 14, OG-PH wing margin block of four, large part original gum. There are a couple of perf. reinforcements, well centred and fresh. Cat. £3750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. rose, plate 7, AI-BJ block of four with wing margin at left, neatly cancelled by Waterford 1872 (13 May) c.d.s.; a few irregular perfs., etc. S.G. 103, £500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. rose, plate 7, GA-JD block of sixteen with wing margin at right, cancelled by North Shields 1872 (21 Feb.) c.d.s.; blunt corner perf. lower left corner, otherwise in very fine condition for such a large blockSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. pale rose, plate 7, PK-QL block of four cancelled by light strikes of Liverpool 1872 (21 Mar.) c.d.s.; centred a little low. A good block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. pale rose, plate 8, DC-ED block of four with wing margin at right, neatly cancelled by light Mark Lane 1872 (23 Sept.) c.d.s. Cat. £425. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. rose, plate 8, LI-MJ block of four with wing margin at left, cancelled by good strikes of Sheffield c.d.s. dated 1872 (13 Aug.); a couple of irregular perfs. at leftSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. pale rose, plate 8, NK-OL block of four cancelled by light strikes of Barnstaple c.d.s. dated 1872 (23 July). Attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. rose, plate 8, QE-RF block of four with wing margin at left, neatly cancelled by light strikes of Abbeyfeale c.d.s. dated 1872 (7 Aug.). Fresh and fine; a good Irish postmark. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. pale rose plate 8, SK-TL block of four cancelled by central strikes of Wet Dock, Ipswich c.d.s. dated 1872 (7 Sept.); fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-803d. rose, plate 10, NA-OB block of four cancelled by neat and light strikes of Blackpool c.d.s. dated 1873 (23 July). Cat. £950. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-806d. mauve, plate 8, FB-GC block of four, part to large part original gum; the block has split into two and partly rejoined; well centred. S.G. 109. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-806d. mauve, plate 8, FK, part original gum; centred a little low; fresh. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-806d. mauve, plate 8, QC-RD wing margin block of four, large part original gum; centred high, OC diagonal crease and with some split and reinforced perfs. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-806d. mauve, plate 9, GE-HF wing margin block of four neatly cancelled by Temple Bar c.d.s. dated 1872 (18 Mar.). Cat. £575. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-8010d. pale red-brown, MA-NB block of four cancelled by Seething Lane c.d.s. dated 1872 (1 Mar.). S.G. 113, £2400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-8010d. pale red-brown, MG fine used with neat Slough c.d.s. dated 1872 (9 Sept.). S.G. 113, £400Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-801/- green, plates 4 and 5 in blocks of four; plate 4 FE-GF wiing margin block with neat Dundee c.d.s. (a scarce plate to find with c.d.s.); plate 5 AJ-BK block with light Edinburgh c.d.s.; a few trivial imperfections. An attractive pair of blocks with similar postmarksSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-802/- deep blue, DE-EF wing margin block of four cancelled by Gresham House c.d.s. dated 1872 (5 Sept.); ink line at top, otherwise fine. Photoprovenance:John O. Griffiths, February 1981Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-802/- deep blue, IF-IH horizontal strip of three with wing margin at right, cancelled by 1872 Gresham House c.d.s.; light vertical bend at leftSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-802/- deep blue, RE-SF wing margin block of four cancelled by Newcastle-on-Tyne c.d.s. dated 1872 (1 Mar.); fine and attractive. S.G. 119, £1400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-802/- brown, BE with wing margin, cancelled by a part strike of barred oval across the lower corner leaving a clear profile; a few short perfs. at right. S.G. 121, £4200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-802/- brown, JH with reperforated wing margin at right, unused and regummed. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-802/- brown, ND with wing margin and neatly cancelled by "C30" barred oval of Valparaiso (Chile); one short perf. at foot. A good stamp used abroad. S.G. Z87. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-801868 (19 Nov.) large envelope registered from the Austrian Embassy to Vienna bearing 2/- dull blue, 1/- green plate 4 (wing margin cut off) with 1865-67 4d. plate 19 tied by London NW 1 barred circles with registered despatch c.d.s. struck in red with "PD" in oval; the reverse with the red wax seal of the ambassador and faint arrival datestamp. A good 3/4d. franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-801874 (9 Dec.) envelope to an officer in Fort Frederic in Ceylon "Via Southampton" bearing 9d. pale straw cancelled by Charing Cross duplex, readdressed "Gone, try Malta", the reverse with Galle Paid c.d.s. (5.3) in red and Malta c.d.s. (30.3); part of the flap is missing. A neat cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High ValuesDie Proof: 5/- in black on matt card, with blank plate number and letter squares. Without endorsements and produced for the 1871 London International Exhibition. Fine. Cat. £5000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, HC handstamped "specimen" type 2, without gum; small wrinkle or crease at left. S.G. J121t, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, DG handstamped "specimen" type 6, part to large part original gum, a couple of typical gum wrinkles. S.G. J121t, £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, EF, large part original gum; quite well centred, small defect near the lower right corner. Fresh appearance. S.G. 126, £9500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, CB-CC horizontal pair, cancelled by very neat strikes of Gresham House 1872 c.d.s.; fresh colour and quite well centred. Exceptional. S.G. 126, £1350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- pale rose, plate 1, EH-FI block of four cancelled by London "26" barred oval of Beckenham; centred low but in good condition for a postally used block. Cat. £4000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, FC lightly cancelled by part 1872 c.d.s.; fresh colour and quite well centred. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1, GA-HB block of four cancelled by 1872 Fenchurch St. c.d.s., centred low and left. Fresh and fine, a desirable block. Cat. £4000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- pale rose, plate 2, FF overprinted "specimen" type 9, without gum; centred a little low. S.G. J122s, £1600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- pale rose, plate 2, AF cancelled by a very neat and central strike of 1881 Aberdeen c.d.s.; light diagonal crease. Attractive. S.G. 127, £1500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross5/- pale rose, plate 2, AG with a neat and central strike of 1880 Bolton c.d.s.; faint blue crayon mark and a short perf. at footSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross10/- greenish grey, FJ, part original gum; centred low and with a couple of very slight thin spots and gum wrinkle. A good example of this very scarce stamp. S.G. 128, £50,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross10/- greenish grey, CJ cancelled by a very light strike of 1882 Elgin c.d.s.; centred high and right but still a very attractive example of this stamp. S.G. 128, £3200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Value, Watermark Maltese Cross10/- greenish grey, GI. cancelled by a very light strike of the registered barred oval; centred a little to the right. A very good example of this stamp with postal cancellation. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac overprinted "specimen" type 9, BG, without gum. S.G. J126s, £6000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac, GF, large part original gum; centred high and right, fresh colour and a very good example of this stamp. S.G. 129, £75,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac, BH with a neat and central strike of 1882 Vere Street c.d.s.; centred a little low and right. A charming example of this high value. S.G. 129, £4500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac, DJ cancelled by a neat strike of 1881 London W.C. c.d.s.; centred to the right. Rich colour and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac, EF cancelled by a light strike of 1881 London W.C. c.d.s.; centred low and with a few minor perf. tones on the reverse. Good colour and appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, Blued Paper5/- rose, plate 4, FA, unused with some gum; thin spot at top of watermark. Well centred and good appearance. S.G. 130, £35,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, Blued Paper£5 orange, DE, overprinted "specimen" type 9, part original gum; small internal wrinkle. Fine appearance. S.G. J128s, £3500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper5/- rose, plate 4, FE with a central strike of London barred oval; well centred. Good postal use. S.G. 134, £3800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£1 brown-lilac, FG cancelled by a near strike of 1884 Hounslow Heath c.d.s.; well centred. S.G. 136, £7000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£1 brown-lilac, GE cancelled by 1884 registered oval. Good to fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£1 brown-lilac, GF, cancelled by a neat and central strike of 1883 York St. Manchester c.d.s.; there is a light vertical crease but of fine appearance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, CJ, overprinted "specimen" type 11, part original gum; light bend at left. Very fresh and fine appearance. S.G. J128t, £4500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, CJ, part original gum; light crease at left. Superb fresh colour and appearance. S.G. 137, £12,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, BL, cancelled by a neat strike of 1894 Glasgow c.d.s. Cat. £3500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, CI-CJ vertical pair, each cancelled by a neat and central strike of 1902 Middlesbrough c.d.s.; small perf. reinforcement at left. Very fresh and fine appearance. A remarkable multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, CL, cancelled by a very light and central strike of 1899 Plymouth c.d.s.; there is a part diagonal wrinkle at right. Most attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, DD cancelled by a light and central strike of 1900 Ipswich c.d.s.; fine and a most attractive example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1867-83 High Values, Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, DH-DI vertical pair neatly cancelled by 1900 Chester c.d.s.; there is a vertical crease at left but still a fresh and attractive multiple. Photoprovenence:Joseph Silkin, June 1971Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1872-736d. chestnut, plate 11, AB-CD wing margin block of nine cancelled by neat and light strikes of Hope St. Glasgow c.d.s. for 1872 (21 June); there are a few paper splits caused by the postmark. Well centred and freshSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1872-736d. chestnut, plate 11, CI-DJ wing margin block of four cancelled by Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin c.d.s. dated 1872 (14 June); fine and attractive. Cat. £425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1872-736d. pale chestnut, plate 11, KA-LB block of four neatly cancelled by Leeds c.d.s. dated 1872 (27 Sept.); well centred and fine. A very desirable blockSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1872-736d. pale chestnut, abnormal plate 12, OA on mourning cover to Bombay via "Brindisi" and cancelled by Bath "53" duplex dated 1873 (20 June), the reverse with London (20.6), Sea Post Office (27.6) and Poona arrival (3.7) plus an offset of the despatch duplex. One stamp is missing from the cover to make up the 9d. rate and the flap is missing. A rare and highly important cover as there are only four recorded covers. B.P.A. Certificate number 9383 (undated). S.G. 124a. Photoprovenance:Joseph Silkin, June 1971Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inform...

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-802½d. rosy mauve, plate 12, IA-LD block of sixteen, large part original gum; there are a few split perforations which do not detract from this magnificent block. S.G. 141, £12,800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-802½d. blue, plate 17, DD-EE block of four overprinted "specimen" type 9, large part original gum; a few split perfs. and one stamp has been punctured by the Specimen overprint. S.G. J19s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-802½d. blue, plate 17, EH-FI block of four handstamped "specimen" type 9, large part original gum; centred quite high. Fresh. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-802½d. blue, plate 17, IG-JH block of four, unused with gum which has been redistributed; small discolouration in the lower right corner and centred left. S.G. 142, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-803d. rose, plate 11, HA-IB block of four, part original gum; well centred and fresh. S.G. 143, £2600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-803d. rose, plate 14, ME-SH double wing margin block of twenty eight with dividing interpanneau margin showing the margin inscription, large part to full original gum. There are a few perf. reinforcements, a horizontal crease through the large interpanneau margin and the colour is a little pale. A spectacular block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-803d. pale rose, plate 15, FI-GK wing margin block of six with interpanneau margin at top showing the margin inscription; large part original gum; centred a little low. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-803d. pale rose, plate 15, IB-JC block of four, neatly cancelled by 1874 (7 Sept.) Springbank c.d.s.; one short perf. at top, otherwise fresh and fine. Cat. £425. PhotoThis plate was put to press on 9th June 1874, the postmark is dated 7th September so represents quite early usageSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-803d. pale rose, plate 17, FE-GF wing margin block of four, large part original gum; a couple of perf. reinforcements, centred a little low. Cat. £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-806d. grey, plate 14, HI-IJ wing margin block of four, part to large part original gum; very fresh appearance. S.G. 147, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-806d. grey, plate 15, CE-DF wing margin block of four, large part original gum. Cat. £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-806d. grey, plate 16, FF-GG block of four, part original gum. Cat. £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-806d. grey, plate 16, SI-TL wing margin block of eight, with full original gum; one perf. reinforcement. A good block which has the watermark centred high. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-804d. plate 15 imperforate colour trial in pale olive-brown, RK-SL right margin block of four with full original gum. Cat. £1000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-804d. sage-green, plate 15, CG with wing margin, large part original gum. S.G. 153, £1400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-808d. light orange, BE-BF horizontal pair, part original gum; centred high and right. BF should be one of the wing margin positions though the perfs. on the right are in good alignment with the others. S.G. 156, £3600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-808d. orange, IG-JH wing margin block of four, part original gum; the wing margin with straight edge, some perf. reinforcements and light crease on the lower pair, A scarce multiple. Cat. £9750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1873-808d. orange, SF-TF vertical pair with wing margin, large part original gum. The is a vertical row of line perfs. in the wing margin, well away from the stamps. Exceptionally fresh appearance. A desirable pair. PhotoThe perforation on some of the wing margins on this 8d. value have been a subject for debate; This pair clearly shows an extra line of perforation added, they are at a slight angle and stop before the top of SF. It would appear that these were, on occasion, added by the printersSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-81½d. to 5d. set of five with shades of ½d. and 2d., part to large part original gum; 5d. with light horizontal wrinkle. S.G.164-169, £1700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-815d. die proof on glazed card (92x60mm) dated "5 AUG 80" in blue; fine. Cat. £1600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-815d. indigo overprinted "specimen" type 9, in a left margin block of four, unmounted mint. S.G. K6s, £640. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown2½d. blue, plate 23, SI-TJ block of four overprinted "specimen" type 9, with full original gum; there is a light vertical bend at right. S.G. J25s, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown2½d. blue, plate 23, BE-CF block of four, large part original gum. Cat. £2600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown3d. rose. plate 21, KE-LF top margin block of four, large part original gum; a couple of part hinge remainders, one in the top margin. S.G. 158, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown3d. on 3d. lilac, CE-DF block of four, large part original gum. Fresh and fine. S.G. 159, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown4d. grey-brown, plate 17, DG-EH block of four, large part original gum. Fine. S.G. 160, £2600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown6d. grey, plate 18, EE-FF block of four, good used with light 1883 Greenock c.d.s. S.G. 161, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown6d. on 6d. lilac, MC-ND block of four cancelled by 1884 Mark Lane duplex. Fine and a good multiple. S.G. 162, £900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown1/- orange-brown, plate 13, JG, large part original gum. S.G. 163, £875. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 Watermark Crown1/- orange-brown, plate 13, LC-MD block of four, large part original gum; has been sweated. Cat. £4500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, Blued Paper10/- ultramarine, IF-IH horizontal strip of three with right margin, lightly mounted mint; there is a horizontal crease and a horizontal bend which run through all of the stamps. R.P.S. Certificate (1974). S.G. 177, £120,000. An extraordinary and a very rare strip. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper2/6d. lilac, AF on blued paper from the white paper period, cancelled by a very neat strike of 1891 Chester Grand Stand c.d.s. Fine and a popular racing postmark. S.G. 179a, £3600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper2/6d. lilac, HG-IH block of four each neatly cancelled by 1889 Ebury St. Pimlico c.d.s. Very attractive. S.G. 178, £1100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper2/6d. lilac, HG-IH block of four neatly cancelled by 1897 Lombard St. c.d.s. Attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper2/6d. deep lilac, IA-JB block of four, each cancelled by a central strike of 1889 Liverpool c.d.s.; light horizontal wrinkleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper2/6d. deep lilac, IE-JH block of eight, each neatly cancelled by 1891 Cardiff Docks c.d.s.; there are a couple of perf. reinforcements. Very unusual to fine a multiple of this size. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper5/- rose, CG-DH block of four neatly cancelled by 1889 Queen's Square Belfast c.d.s.; light vertical crease at left and a few perf. reinforcements. S.G. 180, £1500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper5/- crimson, DC-ED block of four, each cancelled by central 1886 Lincoln c.d.s.; horizontal crease through the upper pair and orange crayon mark across the top right corner. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper5/- crimson, DE-EF block of four in a rich colour cancelled by neat 1897 Dundee c.d.s.; light bend and perf. reinforcement at foot. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper5/- crimson, FA-GD block of eight each neatly cancelled by 1886 Lincoln c.d.s. A fine and scarce block. Photoprovenance:'Maximus', May 1970Note that this block joins the earlier block of four, lot 726, representing a very high value frankingSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 High Values, White Paper10/- cobalt, ID overprinted "specimen" type 9, part original gum which has been redistributed. B.P.A. Certificate (1979). S.G. 182s, £3400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1880-83 High Values, White Paper10/- cobalt, JC overprinted "specimen" type 9, unused and of good appearance. R.P.S. Certificate (1974) states, "creased and regummed". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper10/- ultramarine, DE overprinted "specimen" type 11, part original gum. S.G. K14s, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper10/- pale ultramarine, JE-KH right margin block of eight, large part original gum; there is a perf reinforcement between KF-KG and some light bends. A fresh and spectacular block. Cat. £25,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper10/- ultramarine, HE-IF block of four neatly cancelled by 1894 Longport c.d.s.; some reinforced perfs. at foot and traces of diagonal blue crayon. Attractive. S.G. 183, £3500. PhotoNote that the date appears to be 1884 from a defective numeralSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1883-84 High Values, White Paper10/- ultramarine, ME-NF block of four, each cancelled by 1890 Royal Exchange, Manchester c.d.s.; there are a couple of minor wrinkles. A scarce multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1884 Watermark Crowns£1 brown-lilac, GC unused with part original; gum; improved horizontal perforations. S.G. 185, £28,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1884 Watermark Crowns£1 brown-lilac, IB cancelled by a central strike of an indistinct c.d.s.; there is a surface scuff at right. Cat. £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1884 Watermark Crowns£1 brown-lilac, QD cancelled by 1885 hooded London E.C. c.d.s.; faint age mark in centre; rich colour. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1888 Watermark Orbs£1 brown-lilac, GB, large part original gum; rich colour, centred a little high and right; there is a light bend. A good example of this stamp. S.G. 186, £60,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1888 Watermark Orbs£1 brown-lilac, IB, unused and regummed; there is a small thin patch. Well centred and fresh. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainSurface Printed1888 Watermark Orbs£1 brown-lilac, LA with a central strike of 1889 Dover c.d.s. A fine and attractive example of this popular stamp. Cat. £4500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.
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502£70
503£400
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513£95
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517£100
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520£90
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522£2,500
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524£70
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527£90
528£50
529£120
530£1,200
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543£1,700
544£150
545£300
546£380
547£180
548£480
549£5,200
550£10,000
551£4,800
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554£600
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556£60
557£600
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563£160
564£130
565£120
566£140
567£55
568£120
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575£95
576£230
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579£60
580£70
581£110
582£200
583£280
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588£320
589£75
590£1,000
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597£250
598£90
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602£40
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608£45
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612£100
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615£50
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619£1,000
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622£180
623£40
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666£75
667£25
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693£420
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708£280
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715£420
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724£320
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726£130
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729£300
730Unsold
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732£2,800
733£300
734£500
735£2,300
736£220
737£250
738£7,000
739£2,700
740£1,300
741£240
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743Unsold
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745Unsold
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747Unsold
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749£70
750£25
751£25
752£60
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754£220
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759£4,000
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762£500
763£110
764£280
765£65
766£140
767Unsold
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769£190
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771£320
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773£420
774£75
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779£160
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784Unsold
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786£150
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789Unsold
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791£25
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794£110
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802£400
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804£300
805£1,100
806£450
807£480
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811Unsold
812£65
813£210
814£290
815£150
816£140
817£3,800
818£4,000
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820£220
821£250
822£300
823£170
824£170
825£180
826£160
827£900
828£290
829£3,800
830£50
831£250
832£900
833£850
834Unsold
835£1,500
836£270
837£1,600
838£11,000
839£230
840£120
841£260
842£60
843£80
844£270
845Unsold
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