The 'Lionheart' Collection of Great Britain and British Empire - Part IX

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Datum der Auktion: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1840 1d. grey-black Plate XI, MD, three clear margins, cut into the frameline at the lower-right corner tied by black Maltese Cross on cover from Carlisle to Shropshire with carlisle april 2 1841 backstamp . A quite presentable example of the rarest plate on cover with very early

Los #: 1

Limitpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1840 "VR" Official 1d. black, FI with large margins and fresh appearance, unused without gum; a very rare stamp which does not originate from the 'Dublin Find' nor the 'Sir William Avery' block of twenty. Signed Pfenniger, Karl Louis Certificate (2006). S.G. V1, £32,000. Photo

Los #: 2

Limitpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1841 2d. pale blue horizontal strip of seven, LB-LH, cancelled "284" of Evesham and 2d. blue, Plate 3 horizontal strip of nine, JB-JJ, cancelled "131"; the usual cutting and creasing for these large strips, though very attractive. S.G. 13-14, £4,000. Photo

Los #: 3

Limitpreis: 400 £ - 450 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1864 1d. lake-red, Plate 225, a rare mint example of the scarcest plate of this issue, dark rich colour and with original gum, lightly hinged; very slight toning on the top perforations. Fine for this key plate, an essential for those trying to complete the plate numbers for this

Los #: 4

Limitpreis: 900 £ - 1.100 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1876 8d. orange, original gum, lightly hinged, fine and fresh colour. S.G. 156, £1,800. Photo

Los #: 5

Limitpreis: 350 £ - 450 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1876 Telegraph £5 orange in a magnificent block of four overprinted "specimen" type 9, struck slightly double at bottom right, top stamps hinged, lower pair are unmounted. Post Office fresh and very fine. A major Telegraphs and Great Britain rarity. R.P.S. Certificate (2011). S.G

Los #: 6

Limitpreis: 8.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1878 10/- grey-blue imperforate colour trial from the top left corner of the sheet, overprinted "specimen" type 9, original gum. A very fine and attractive piece. S.G. from £2,400. Photo

Los #: 7

Limitpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1878 £1 slate-grey imperforate colour trial, overprinted "specimen" type 9, original gum. A fine example. S.G. from £2,700. Photo

Los #: 8

Limitpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1880 2/- brown Plate I, reperforated and regummed though a presentable example of this great rarity. S.G. 121, £30,000. Photo

Los #: 9

Limitpreis: 1.800 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1882 bluish paper £5 orange, AJ, overprinted "specimen", part original gum. Very fine. S.G. Specialised J128s £3,500. Photo

Los #: 10

Limitpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1882 bluish paper 5/- rose Plate IV, FB, well-centred, unused without gum; creased and with slightly faded colour and a small surface abrasion, still a presentable example of this scarce stamp. Brandon Certificate (2007). S.G. 130, £42,000. Photo

Los #: 11

Limitpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1883-84 ½d. to 1/- set of ten, plus ½d. as a block of four, part original gum; some appear to have been sweated. A fresh and attractive set with strong colours. S.G. 187-196, £5,000+. Photo

Los #: 12

Limitpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1884 watermark Imperial Crowns, £1 brown-lilac, cancelled with two neat "weston, herts 4 Dec 1891" cancellations along with boxed "C.H.B./G.P.O." telegraph cancellation and light crayon marks. Fine. S.G. 185, £3,000. Photo

Los #: 13

Limitpreis: 450 £ - 500 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1888 watermark Orbs, £1 brown-lilac, a used example with slight crease and the odd short perforation though of rich colour and good centring, fine appearance. S.G. 186, £4,250. Photo

Los #: 14

Limitpreis: 750 £ - 800 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain 1891 £1 green from the lower right of the sheet, unmounted mint, hinged on the selvedge only; natural gum creases and wrinkles, nevertheless a fresh and fine example, scarce unhinged. S.G. 212, £4,000. Photo

Los #: 15

Limitpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.400 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections 1840-1960 extensive mainly used collection in Scott album, including 1840 1d. black (8) in mixed condition, other Line Engraved with 1840 2d. blue used pair and later 2d. blues in pairs and strip of three, eleven embossed issues, large range of 1864 1d. reds with Plate

Los #: 16

Limitpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections 1883-1951 selection of mint high values including 1883-84 5/-, 1902 2/6d. (3) and 5/- (2), 1929 P.U.C. £1, Seahorses 2/6d. and 5/-, 1939-48 set (4), Silver Wedding set and the 1951 set, some other issues are duplicated. Generally fine with some unmounted mint and with

Los #: 17

Limitpreis: 2.500 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections 1910-36 George V mint selection on cards, including multiple, shades and booklet panes of ½d green and 1d. red, P.U.C. ½d. to 2½d. and Jubilee sets in duplicated blocks of four, 1934-36 booklet panes, huge duplicated range of 1912-24 set with many marginal examples

Los #: 18

Limitpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections 1914-1969 comprehensive mint collection of Postage Due stamps on small stockcards, duplicates and in blocks of four including three sets of the 1936-37, two sets of the 1937-38 and three sets of the 1955-57, many sets are unmounted mint and all are in fine condition

Los #: 19

Limitpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections 1937-52 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II Wildings duplicated mint selection on cards, including booklet panes of four and six, blocks of four, pairs and singles with 1959 2d. light red-brown watermark error mint with R.P.S. certificate (1988), also a variety of

Los #: 20

Limitpreis: 600 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Great Britain Collections Department Officials ex. dealer stock of forty three mint examples, QV to KEVII, unchecked by us for authenticity and comprising Government Parcels (9), Office of Works (2), Army Official (9), Royal Household, Board of Education (2), Admiralty (11) and Inland Revenue

Los #: 21

Limitpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Aden Kathiri State of Seiyun 1946 Victory 2½a. blue, variety overprint inverted, fine mint. B.P.A Certificate (1954) S.G. 13a, £1,200. Photo Provenance: E. Gilbert

Los #: 22

Limitpreis: 300 £ - 340 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Antigua 1862 perf. 14 to 16, 6d. blue-green block of four, [25-26 /37-38] [26] showing the Morton Evans re-entry, large part original gum. Very fine and fresh. Brandon Certificate (2006). S.G. 1, £3,200+. Photo

Los #: 23

Limitpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.300 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Antigua 1903 sets of ten (3), mint and generally fine to very fine. S.G. 31-40, £975

Los #: 24

Limitpreis: 260 £ - 300 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Ascension 1924-33 set of twelve (2) very fine mint. S.G. 10-20, £700

Los #: 25

Limitpreis: 250 £ - 300 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Ascension 1924-33 4d. grey-black and black on yellow pair, one showing variety torn flag, mint and very fine. S.G. 15, 15b, £550+. Photo

Los #: 26

Limitpreis: 250 £ - 300 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Bahamas 1859-77 small selection comprising a rare 1d. reddish lake (repaired) with Sismondo Certificate (2008), 1862 1d. brown-lake, 4d. dull rose, 6d. lavender-grey and 1863-1880 1/- deep green, all used and in mixed condition. S.G. 1, 17, 18, 19 and 39. £3,000+

Los #: 27

Limitpreis: 280 £ - 320 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Bahamas 1902-07 set of seven overprinted "specimen", very fresh and fine. S.G. 62s-70s, £300

Los #: 28

Limitpreis: 150 £ - 180 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Bahamas 1918 War Tax 1d. black and red marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, variety overprint double, one inverted and one with extra tree trunk, mint with slightly disturbed gum. A very rare, eye-catching showpiece. Brandon Certificate (2006). S.G.93a, £3,400+. Photo Provenance

Los #: 29

Limitpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 24.01.2019

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(x) Bechuanaland 1885 ½d. grey-black, variety overprint double, lake and black and a nice and clear doubling of the overprint, slightly disturbed and toned original gum. Fine and scarce. Signed Bloch. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (1975) S.G. 1b, £750. Photo

Los #: 30

Limitpreis: 350 £ - 400 £

Datum: 24.01.2019