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2 B Special Offers GB 1969 Cook booklet ZP1a 10 copies to tuck away - fine  £25

3 B GB 1990 £5 London Life prestige booklet DX11, 10 copies to tuck away - fine c£300 {photo} £75

4 B GB 1991 £6 Agatha Christie prestige booklet DX12, 10 copies to tuck away - fine face value £60 {photo} £50

5 B GB 1992 £6 Cymru Wales prestige booklet DX13, 10 copies to tuck away - fine face value £68.30 {photo} £55

6 B GB 1992 £6 Tolkien prestige booklet DX14, 10 copies to tuck away - fine face value £68.30 {photo} £55

7 B GB 1993 £6 Beatrix Potter prestige booklet DX15, 10 copies to tuck away - fine current face value £106.50 {photo} £90

8 B GB 1994 Northern Ireland prestige booklet DX16, 10 copies to tuck away - fine c£280 {photo} £60

9 B GB 2000 Special by Design prestige booklet DX24, 10 copies to tuck away - fine, current face value £169.30 {photo} £150

13 ■ Collections/Mixed Lots 1937 Coronation 60x sets vfu on (probably all) FDC reg covers several illus/semi-display probably a complete set  £150

14 ○ 1937 Coronation omnibus set f mint ditto fu (this less S Rhodesia) ~c£450 {photo} £110

15 ♠ 1978 Coronation issues um in 2 albums commonwealth looks complete sets\MS plus many extras {photo} £40

18 ♠ 1989 Christmas sets/m-sheets um from 23 Foreign countries incl Venezuela sheetlet (this c£12.50) {photo} £15

20 ■ 2002 Queen's Golden Jubilee Commonwealth omnibus FDCs in 3 albums [150+ covers]  £30

21 ♠ 2002 Queen's Golden Jubilee Commonwealth omnibus sets & M/sheets um, probably complete c£530+  £100

22 ♠ 2013 60th Anniv of Coronation omnibus incl sheetlets of 10/8 um + foreign in 4 albums face value ~£1000 fine lot  £350

34 ○ Commonwealth M-N countries mainly used with useful mint, vendor's cat £1200 in 2007 [~1000] £200

35 ○ Commonwealth O-Z countries mainly used, vendor's cat £800 in 2007 [~930] £60

36 ♠ Commonwealth range of 65 m/sheets um mostly with corresponding sets incl better50

37 ○ Dealer's s/book 1970s-80s mainly Commonwealth m/sheets um, a few fu (no R Wedding!) priced to sell at £85+ c£170+  £30

39 ○ Foreign U-Z countries incl USA 1898 Mississippi 8c mint c£190, mostly used well-filled 56-page s/book usefu £50

44 ○ Railway thematics mainly um, a few fu, in dealer's counter s/book priced to sell at £200+ incl Yugoslavia sg2801-6  £65

45 ○ S/book Grenada 1973-80 range sets/MS mostly um ~c£150, New Zealand 1983-92 ~c£130 + many Oz used not counted  £60

54 Accessories 200x 'Windmill' 3-strip black stock cards vgc - normally £29 new {photo} £12

59 Lighthouse hingeless album for Jersey 1941-83 vgc incl slipcase  £18

63 Lindner 18-ring album hingeless pages for IoM 1991-2001 vgc + slipcase  £15

65 Lindner 18-ring album vgc incl fair hingeless pages for IoM 1973-89 + slipcase  £10

66 MAGNIRAY illuminating magnifying glass + box, batteries not included {photo} £10

70 SG Devon album, a little worn but serviceable incl range of foreign (allow £10)  £15

84 Literature Barred Numeral Cancel vol 3 Essex-Kent by Parmenter 1986, a useful and thick illus book {photo} £10

85 Dictionary of Stamps by Mackay 296pp colour h/back incl 3000+ stamps in colour {photo} £10

86 Early Experimental & Inland Branch Duplex Cancels Parmenter/Shine/Hine 67pp illus {photo} £10

87 English and Welsh Postmarks since 1840 by Mackay 254pp illus {photo} £10

88 English Provincial Krags (Machine Cancellations) by Mackay 127pp illus (£20 on Amazon) {photo} £10

89 English Provincial Posts by Austen 192pp illus h/back - v fine  £10

90 Local Issues of Treaty Ports of China, Lane/Maguire, 40pp, prices stamps & stationery - interesting Cinderella ‡ {photo} £5

99 PIM Catalogue of the Stamp of New Zealand 1961 - incl stuff not in SG, 105pp illus h/back {photo} £10

100 Postage Stamps in the Making by Easton (Melville) 146pp illus  £10

101 Postmarks & Cachets of the British Antarctic Bases & S Georgia by Youle, 188pp illus h/back  £30

102 Royal Mail 'Football Legends' Sticker Book with set of 64 Stickers - fine {photo} £20

108 The 1933 Centenary issue of the Falkland Islands by Spafford 84pp illus h/back  £10

110 The De La Rue Years 1878-1910 vols 1&2 by Wiseman - essential classic volumes  £120

111 The Essential Guide to the GB Line Engraved 1d and 2d Stars 1840-1864 18 vols by Statham {photo} £495

112 The Maltese Cross vols 1 & 2 by Rockoff & Jackson 181 & 260pp illus h/back - fine {photo} £90

115 The postage stamps of GB Part IV - Beaumont & Stanton - the KGV classic reference 248pp illus h/back  £35

116 The Postage Stamps of NZ vol 5 Cook Is, Samoa, etc, 818pp illus h/back  £95

120 ♠ Thematic Animals: N Korea 1966 Deer sgN754-8 um imperf ‡ {photo} £15

121 ♠ Birds: Montserrat 1985 $3 ORIOLE sg630 complete um sheet of 50 c£30 ‡  £8

123 Esperanto: 13x diff Congress labels etc incl map thematics - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £20

124 ♠ Fish: Anguilla 1977 20c Parrotfish sg282 um plate block of 10 - see webphoto c£32 ‡ {photo} £12

125 ■ Football: Swindon Centenary illus cover signed by 5 players Sp Bird h/s 29.8.81 {photo} £7

126 ♠ Marine: Barbuda 1987 $10 Fire Coral sg972 complete um sheet of 50 c£37+ ‡  £8

128 ♠ Minerals: Chad 2003 3000f Bornie um ditto m/sheet ‡ {photo} £7

129 ♠ Planes: Libya 1978 Wright Brothers Michel 682-6 imperf um ‡ {photo} £16

130 ♦ Planes: Liechtenstein 1930 sg110-15 fresh m/mint gum offsets 20rp 25rp fine appearance c£160 ‡ {photo} £40

131 ♠ Railway: Tuvalu 1985 $1 SG319a corner block imperf (unlisted) + normal um ‡ {photo} £14

132 ♠ Royalty: Paraguay 1978 S Jubilee set & m/sheets Michel 3081-9 block325-6 um c£90+ see webphoto ‡ {photo} £30

133 ♠ Royalty: St Thomas 1981 R Wedding white & gold ovpts Michel700a-702b um c€62 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £22

134 ♠ Space: Albania 1963 25L perf and imperf M/sheets um sg741a £70- see webphoto ‡ {photo} £18

135 ♠ Space: Guinea 1969 45f - 200f Apollo 8 ovpts um imperf Mi525-31 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £22

136 ♠ Space: Yemen 1965 Space Achievements set (perf/imperf) & m/sheet imperf Michel191-5 bl27 um - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £35

138 ■ Afghanistan Mainly 1960s commercial covers mostly to Pakistan varied condition - approx 100 useful lot {photo} £80

139 ■ Airmails 1929 Zeppelin LZ127 postal card 30829 NY-Germany Friedrichshafen m/c b/stamp no cachet - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £40

140 ■ Åland 1991-92 FDC range incl Lighthouses, 70th Anniv 16m & 92 Paintings c£55 as used {photo} £15

142 ♦ Albania 1939 Air 20q brown sg565 vf mint c£110 {photo} £28

144 ♠ 1953 Industry set um sg575-82 c£26 {photo} £9

145 ♠ 1962 Albanian Animals set um sg724-7 ditto 1961 set sg673-5 c£50 {photo} £19

146 B Alderney 1998 Garrison Island I & II prestige booklet, trains, ships, map thematic c£20 {photo} £8

147 B 1999 Garrison Island #3 prestige booklet 1st pane miscut showing marginal marking normally trimmed off {photo} £14

148 B 2004 Fire Service prestige booklet, ditto 2005 Trafalgar c£55 {photo} £22

149 ♠ 2006 Year set um + 2007 to Birds incl defins c£72 {photo} £25

150 ♠ 2007 Year set incl MS & sheetlets of 10 um & defins c£490  £150

151 ♠ 2008 Year set incl MS & sheetlets of 10 um & £5 Lion + sheetlet, then 2009 Bees + MS + sheetlets c£490  £150

152 ♠ 1983-2004 complete um incl defins m/sheets & scarcer sheetlets of 10 c£575  £160

153 ♠ 1994-2005 sets um in fine Lighthouse padded album + slipcase c£308+ {photo} £75

154 ♠ Algeria 1963 Return of Peace sg401-8 um Birds theme c£40 {photo} £13

155 ■ Antarctic 1949 Commercial cover to NSW, Heard Is ANARE cds, HMA SHIPS cachet, a bit roughly opened (or would be £75) {photo} £25

158 ■ Romania Belgica 1998 set of 19 400L postal cards fine unused, penguins, ships, Antarctic themes {photo} £10

159 ♦ Antigua 1884 2½d slanting foot variety sg27a f mint c£160 {photo} £60

160 ♦ 1921 3d - £1 MCA vf mint sg55-61 c£300 {b} {photo} £140

161 ♦ 1921 Script ½d - 4s f mint set of 18 sg62-80 c£200 {photo} £95

162 ○ 1921 2d script wmk sideways vfu sg70a - a great rarity only 6 recorded, c£3500 {b} {photo} £1,750

165 ♦ Ascension 1922 ½d - 3s f mint ovpt set sg1-9 c£325 {h} {photo} £130

166 ♦ 1924 ½d - 3s f mint couple low values light gum foxing sg10-20 c£350 {h} {photo} £155

168 ♠ Australia 1913 1d sg2 pair (1x um) 1d die II 2½d natural inclusion g-f mint sg2 2d 4 c£104 {photo} £18

169 ♦ 1913 2½d roo sg4 f mint c£50 {photo} £15

172 ♦ 1926 Small multiple wmk perf 14 ½d - 1½d (both) 4½d f mint sg85-87a 90 92 c£97 {photo} £26

174 ♠ 1934 Victoria Cent 2d p10½ um Ash imprint gutter block of 4, ditto perf 11½ c£75 as mm singles {photo} £30

175 ♠ 1934 Victoria Centenary 3d sg148/a 16 copies of each perf um c£184 as mm study lot {photo} £38

178 ♠ 1937 1½d maroon um blk of 4 showing slight perf misalignment sg166 c£36 as normals {photo} £18

179 P 1937 10s Robes ovpt Specimen f mint sg177s c£35 {photo} £10

180 ♠ 1988 24x um Bicentennial sets in um horiz pairs (the joint issue with UK) Face ~£36+ {photo} £18

181 ♦ 1929-35 Commems complete ex Bridge f mint c£550+ {photo} £220

182 ○ 1937 £1 Robes sg178 fu couple nibbled perfs c£35 {photo} £9

183 ♠ 1990-99 fine Seven Seas hingeless album + slipcase vgc (worth $150) fairly complete um ~$480 face value (£260) {photo} £180

184 ♠ 1937 1d maroon perf 15x14 in coil strip of 4 sg181a um c£28 ‡ {photo} £10

185 ♦ 1937 2d - 3d NSW Foundation sg193-4 f mint blocks 4 (2d corner crease) c£33 ‡ {photo} £11

186 ○ 4 club books fu incl a few Roos & Heads, priced to sell at 344Sfr (£263) {photo} £50

187 ■ 1940 FFC TEAL trans-Tasman flying boat Melbourne-Wellington 30440 Eustis 900 ‡ {photo} £34

188 ○ 5 club books fu incl range Roos & Heads, priced to sell at 443Sfr (£340) {photo} £65

189 ♠ 1946 BOCF 1d blue-black ovpt um blk of 4 sgJ2a c£60 also normal 3d blk of 4 ‡ {j} {photo} £95

191 ♦ 1946 BCOF 2s with weak ovpt variety, couple nibbled perfs otherwise vf mint sgJ6 var {photo} £15

193 ♠ 1953 5s carmine & green P Due sgD131 um part imprint blk 8 red shift onto border c£112 ‡ {photo} £45

195 ♦ Austria 1910 80th Birthday set f mint 10k couple nibbled perfs sg223-39 c£800 {j} {photo} £240

196 ♠ Australia 1974 Paintings $10 'Coming South' um sg67a, ditto 1981 $2, $5 sg778-9 (face approx £10) {photo} £10

197 Austria 1920 Original 2k telegraphs form in purple-brown on yellow, Vienna to Amsterdam - faults, unusual survivor ‡ {photo} £7

198 ■ 1949 Official card stamped Postgebühr bar Bezahlt (postage paid in cash) Vienna cancel ditto dated 1960 - nice ‡ {photo} £17

199 ♦ 1949 Child Welfare Fund set vf mint sg1162-5 c£110 ‡ {photo} £24

200 ♠ 1949 UPU set um corner marginal set sg1175-7 c£28 {photo} £10

201 ■ 1950 20g Esperanto + 1s plane airletter special Flight Vienna-Philadelphia for Stamp Centenary f mint - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £15

202 ♠ 1950 Birds 60g - 20s sg1215-21 um c£500 ‡ {b} {photo} £180

203 ♦ 1950 Reconstruction Fund sg1225-8 vf mint c£100 {photo} £24

204 ♦ 1955 Re-establishment set sg1269-73 vf mint c£85 {photo} £19

205 ■ 1892-1908 Postal wrappers H&G6-8 g-fu also 1883 5Kr rose postal envelope [9] ‡ {photo} £15

206 Vienna: Imperial Royal Privilege Austrian National Bank circular seal in red, ditto green {photo} £8

207 ○ Austria - Turkey 1867 50s pinkish brown perf 12 sg7c fu c£130 ‡ {photo} £38

208 B Azores 1981 Regional Flowers booklet, ditto 1982, 1983 SB2-4 (MiMH1-3) c£50 {photo} £18

209 ♠ 1982 Europa m/sheet um, ships thematic sg446, ditto 1981 m/sheet sg426 c£29.50 {photo} £11

210 ♠ 1985 Europa m/sheet um sg465 c£25 {photo} £10

211 B 1986 Historic Architecture booklet SB7 MiMH6 c£19 {photo} £8

212 B 1990 Occupations booklet, ditto 1991, 1992 SB10-12 MiNH9-11 c£27+ {photo} £9

215 ■ Bahamas 1891 2½d on 4d Postal Envelope HG2 fine unused {photo} £10

216 ■ 1892 1d + 1d Postal Reply Card HG6 fine unused {photo} £10

217 ■ 1892 1d on 1½d Postal Reply Card HG4 fine unused {photo} £12

218 ■ 1901 1d Staircase Postal Envelope HG6 fine unused couple hinge marks on back {photo} £10

219 ♦ 1935 Silver Jubilee 6d dot left of chapel variety f mint c£250 {b} {photo} £115

220 ○ 1938 2d grey with short T of TWO variety vfu sg152a c£375 {b} {photo} £180

222 ♦ 1938 5s sg156 thick chalky paper vf mint unusually white gum, scarce thus, c£170 with normal toned gum ‡ {photo} £60

223 ♦ 1938 5s sg156 with sliced base of FI variety f mint nibbled perf c£170+ {photo} £50

224 ♠ 1954 10s um sg215 c£40 {photo} £16

225 ○ 1859 - 63 1d - 1s Bermuda 1865 6d - 1s - 6 forgeries all fu copies 'c£1100+' - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £20

226 ♠ Bahrain 1938 1r & 5r um blocks of 4 light gum tone as usual sg32 34 c£92 ‡ {photo} £36

227 ♦ Barbados 1912 ¼d - 2s f mint (½d crease) set to 2s incl both ¼d & 1d shades sg170-9 c£150+ {photo} £60

228 ■ 1939 Tercentenary set vfu on illus reg FDC couple hinge marks on reverse ‡ {photo} £17

229 ○ 1950 1c - $240 fu (4d short perf c40p) sg271-82 c£75 ‡ {photo} £26

230 ♦ 1953 1c - $240 f mint sg289-301 c£75 ‡ {photo} £20

232 ♦ Basutoland 1935 Silver Jubilee 6d dot by flagstaff variety f mint c£425 {b} {photo} £180

233 ○ Bavaria 1850 9k pale yellow-green fu, four margins, neat 598 cancel sg16 c£325 {photo} £65

234 ○ 1862 6k deep blue, 9k pale bistre fu-vfu 4 margins sg26, 28 c£46 {photo} £12

235 ♦ Bechuanaland 1932 ½d - 10s f mint sg99-110 c£500 {h} {photo} £250

237 ♠ Belgian Congo 1934 Cairo UPU congress pres book incl stamps ~c£300 but several adhered or faults needs TLC {photo} £24

238 ■ 1936 Queens Astrid Fund set + others on fine Sabena illus flight cover to Leopoldville {photo} £28

239 ○ 1920s-50s Ruanda ovpts & later Ruanda dupl fu approx 400, some better {photo} £30

240 ■ Belgium 1870 10c green postage due sgD63 fu cds bisected on piece, c£54 on cover {photo} £10

241 ♦ 1870 Postage Due 20c ultramarine sgD64 f mint blk of 4 light gum tone c£168 - see webphoto {photo} £30

242 ♦ 1905 50c grey sg103 fresh mm fluffy perfs at right c£120 {photo} £15

243 ♦ 1925 Stamp Anniversary set of 13 f mint sg410-22 c£75 {photo} £22

244 ♦ 1932 Scientific Research Fund (Balloon) set f mint sg621-3 c£47 {photo} £14

245 ♦ 1939 Ruebens set fresh m/mint sg847-54 c£50 {photo} £14

247 ♦ 1947 War Victims' Fund set f mint sg1207-11 c£75 {photo} £22

248 ♠ 1951 Basilica m/sheet vf um sg1392 c£600 ‡ {j} {photo} £150

249 ♦ 1953 Anti-TB fund set fresh m/mint sg1381-8 c£75 {photo} £14

251 ♦ 1955 TB Fund 2f+50c - 8f+4f sg1571-3 vf mint c£80+ ‡ {photo} £18

252 ♠ 1957 Antarctic Dogs m/sheet um sg1620 c£225 ‡ {photo} £60

253 ♠ 1959 Red Cross set um sg1683-8 c£32 {photo} £13

254 ♠ Belize 1975 Butterflies 35c um block of 4 (top value) sg413 c£44 - see webphoto {photo} £14

255 ■ Bermuda 1880 ½d brown on blue Formular card HG1 (type B) attractive hinge marks on reverse {photo} £28

256 ♦ 1912 MCA 2s - £1 f mint sg51b-55 (2s small hinge thin) c£600 {h} {photo} £270

258 ■ 1937 ½d Newspaper Wrapper HG8 unused scarce - see webphoto {photo} £15

260 ♦ 1938 2/6d black & red/grey blue sg117 vf mint c£70 ‡ {photo} £19

262 ♦ 1938 2/6d black & red/pale blue fresh m/mint sg117b {photo} £9

263 ♠ 1938 2/6d ord paper perf 14 um sg117c c£11 {photo} £10

264 ♦ 1938 5s green & red/yellow sg118, a few offsets on gum otherwise vf mint c£150 {i} {photo} £40

265 ○ 1938 5s pale bluish green & carmine red/pale yellow sg118a, vfu, nibbled perf c£50 {photo} £16

266 ♦ 1938 5s perf 14 pale green & red/yellow chalky paper sg118a vf mint c£375 {photo} £115

267 ♦ 1938 5s bronze-green & carmine-red/pale yellow sg118c vf mint c£1500 {h} {photo} £500

274 ■ 1945 Neat censored cover to USA franked 3d Opened by examiner C/8128 tape ‡ {photo} £17

275 ♠ 1984 40c Postal Service wmk variety sg471w um c£200 ‡ {photo} £80

276 P Bosnia Herzegovina 1906 Pictorial 12h perfed colour trials in olive and in magenta f mint perf trim as usual for these {photo} £48

277 ○ 1879-1918 m&u range on 4 Hagners incl 1910 Birthday & 1917 Charles sets mint compound perfs {photo} £65

279 ○ British Guiana 1878 2c Falls wmk reversed vfu sg217x c£225 {photo} £55

280 ■ 1892 2c Postal Card HG8 'specimen' ovpt fine unused ‡ {photo} £10

281 ■ 1894 2c Postal Envelope HG2 'specimen' ovpt fine unused ‡ {photo} £12

282 P 1905 5c dull purple & blue/blue ovpt Specimen vf mint ‡ {photo} £12

283 ♦ 1934 Pictorials 50c-$1 f mint sg296-300, also Silver Jubilee set f mint c£161 {photo} £65

284 ♠ 1935 60c um, $1 & $3 p12½ vf mint almost um sg317, 319 c£89 {photo} £28

285 ○ 1938 ½d - $3 m&u sg308-19 with extra perfs, etc incl ½d yellow-green, 60c, 96c $2, 2x $3 f mint c£230+ {photo} £60

287 ♦ British Honduras 1938 1c - £5 f mint sg150-61 c£190 {photo} £55

288 ♦ 1962 Birds 1c - $5 sg202-13 f mint c£80 ‡ {photo} £22

291 P Brunei 1908 10c ovpt Specimen vf mint sg4as c£60 ‡ {photo} £24

292 ♦ 1908 3c scarlet (both) sg37-8 f mint c£105 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £48

293 ♦ 1922 Exhibition ovpt set vf mint incl 4 listed ovpt varieties sg51-9 c£200 as normals {photo} £100

294 ○ 1922 Borneo Exhibition $1 vfu sg59 c£275 ‡ {h} {photo} £110

295 ♠ 1924 Script wmk 5c um marginal blk of 4 light gum tone sg66 c£64 as mm ‡ {photo} £26

296 ♦ 1924 12c pale greenish blue mint sg74 toned gum as usual c£130 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £44

297 ♠ 1947 2c perf 14 sg80 um sheet of 50 study opportunity - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £24

298 ♠ 1952 17 mostly um (folded) plate blocks range to 50c (2) with shades etc - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £60

300 ♦ Bulgaria 1881 3s - 10s sg9-13 fine unused c£420+ {photo} £30

303 ♦ Burma 1937 KG5 set to 5r f mint sg1-15 c£230 as singles {h} {photo} £90

304 ■ Cameroun 1957 Airmail cover to Chicago franked 4x 5f DOUALA New Bell cds {photo} £8

307 ♦ Canada 1897 Jubilee set to 10c fresh m/mint sg121-31 c£465 {photo} £120

308 ♠ 1897 Jubilee 5c um sg128 c£55 as mm {photo} £24

311 ♠ 1908 Quebec set fresh m/mint sg188-95 small um imperfections c£550 {photo} £90

312 ♦ 1908 Quebec 5c 7c 10c 20c fresh m/mint sg191-3 195 c£415 + rest of set (faulty) included free ‡ {photo} £95

313 ■ 1921 1c + ½c Business Reply Card ACIDOPHILUS Laboratory addressed to Ontario reply card unused ‡ {photo} £18

314 ♦ 1922 1c - $1 f mint sg246-55 c£130 {photo} £46

316 ♦ 1928 50c Bluenose vf mint perfectly centred sg284 c£150 ‡ {photo} £60

317 ♦ 1930 10c - 20c sg299-301 fresh m/mint c£52 {photo} £15

318 ♦ 1930 50c f mint sg302 c£90 {photo} £25

319 ♦ 1930 $1 olive green sg303 f mint c£120 ‡ {photo} £45

320 ♦ 1932 1c - 13c set of 7 vf mint sg319-25 c£170 {photo} £70

321 ♠ 1932 13c violet Citadel um sg325 top value c£85 as mm {photo} £42

322 ○ 1933 1c Postage Due sgD14 vfu plate 1 corner block 10 c£140+ see webphoto ‡ {photo} £50

323 ♠ 1933 Steamboat Centenary 5c um sg331 c£20 as mm {photo} £9

324 ♦ 1935 1c - $1 f mint sg341-51 (2c 1 short perf) c£110 {photo} £46

325 ♦ 1935 $1 blue (top value) fresh m/mint sg351 c£42 {photo} £13

326 ♠ 1937 20c Fort Garry Gate sg365 um block of 4 c£88 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £36

327 ○ 1937 1c 4c in complete booklet panes of 3 fu cds Imperf x p12 sg394a 6a c£34 as mint {photo} £8

328 ♠ 1938 Special Delivery 20c sgS10 in RH marginal block of 4 g-f um c£160 ‡ {photo} £48

330 ♦ 1942 War Effort 14c - $1 sg385-8 fresh m/mint c£98 {photo} £20

331 ♠ 1942 $1 um sg388 Ship top value um c£50 {photo} £20

332 ♠ 1946 10c - 17c (both) Special Delivery sgS15-17 um blocks 4 c£60 {photo} £20

333 B 1951 25c booklet English text SB46 fine c£50 {photo} £15

334 ○ 1962 5c ultramarine a lower right corner copy IMPERF horizontally - i.e. half of sg531c vfu ‡ {photo} £65

335 ♠ 1987 Wildlife Conservation Duck stamp um in pres folder, ditto 1989 {photo} £8

336 ♠ 1995 Post Office Year book incl um stamps for the year - cost $39.95  £17

338 ■ Over 300 illus British American Banknote Co FDCs nearly all v fine 1973-88, incl se-tenant blocks  £40

342 Cape of Good Hope 1881 Bank of Africa telegraphic transfer of £240 on Colesburg - rare survivor ‡ {photo} £17

345 ■ 1911 3x ½d postal wrappers fu Pietersburg cds for 1911 1912 1913 addr to Nylstroom ‡ {photo} £17

346 ○ Cape Verde 1950 2e50 & 3e50 airmail lettersheets HGF1-2 vfu (CTO) Praia cds - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £12

348 ♦ Cayman Is 1938 ½d - 10s f mint complete shades/perfs (ex 1x 5s) sg115-26a c£220+ ‡ {photo} £50

351 ♦ Central Lithuania 1921 Pictorial set of 8 g-f mint, usual poor centring sg34-41, also 1m, 4m, 5m, 6m imperf, underrated {photo} £10

353 ■ Ceylon 1871 16c Die Proof black on white glazed card 'Before Hardening' Aug 31 1871 sg126 ‡ {j} {photo} £260

355 ■ 1893 2d dark blue on 5c District Letter envelope HG28 ovpt 'specimen' unused ‡ {photo} £20

356 ○ 1935 2c - 1r fu sg368-78 c£40 ‡ {photo} £10

358 ○ 1938 2c - 5r set of 14 fu plus several extra perf varieties incl both 5r sg386-97a c£60+ ‡ {photo} £20

361 ♠ Chad 1971 1000f bird g-f um imperf block of 6 sg336 c£156 as perf - see webphoto {photo} £20

362 ♦ Chile 1911 2p - 10p top values of set f mint (2p c£24 a few nibbled perfs) sg147-9 c£164 ‡ {photo} £46

363 ♦ China 1893 Shanghai Locals ½c - 5c Dues fresh m/mint sgD169-72 + 3 others c£28+ {photo} £9

364 ♠ 1967 LIU YING-CHUN Celebration set um sg2335-40 c£375 ‡ {j} {photo} £160

365 ♠ 1967 Thoughts of Mao 8y and both strips of 5 um sg2343-53 light bend 1st gold frame c£6000 {j} {photo} £1,800

366 ♠ 1967 Thoughts of Mao 8y Mao Picture key value um sg2343 c£400 ‡ {j} {photo} £150

367 ○ 1967 Mao Poems 8y vgu sg2376 c£300 {photo} £60

368 ♠ 1975 Popular Sports set um sg2604-9 c£34 {photo} £12

369 ♠ 1976 4th 5-Year Plan set sg2637-52 um c£225 {photo} £90

370 ♠ 1978 Galloping Horses m/sheet um sg2781 c£700 {j} {photo} £280

371 ♠ 1980 Guilin Landscapes set um sg3003-10, coupled nibbled perfs on first 8y c£40 {photo} £20

372 ♠ 1983 Terracotta Soldiers m/sheet um sg3260 c£70 {photo} £28

373 ■ 1988 Scientists, Cave Murals, Environment sets & Stamp 110th Anniv MS um light bend sg2549-61 c£24+ {photo} £10

374 ■ Colombia 1942 Neat censored airmail cover Barranquilla to New York 'Opened by Examiner D/8801' tape ‡ {photo} £7

375 ♠ Congo 1965 Statesmen Mi71-4 incl 50f without ovpt um c€47 ‡ {photo} £15

377 ■ Cook Is 1974 Aitutaki $5 sg110 um c£32 another vfu on OHMS FDC ‡ {photo} £13

378 ♠ 1980 Coral (1st series) $10 sg789 um c£27 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £11

379 ■ Costa Rica 1906 Incoming PPC from Bavaria franked 10pf fine San Jose receiver another in 1905 ‡ {photo} £19

380 ♠ Croatia 1943 12k=4k ultramarine m/sheet um sg81 perf 12 c£35 {photo} £14

381 ■ Cuba 1931 FFC Cienfuegos to Havana 1JY31 neat cachet ‡ {photo} £11

382 ■ Curacao 1942 Incoming censored cover from New York fine Curacao censor mark in violet EB6320 ‡ {photo} £7

383 ♦ 1948 1g50 olive-brown vf mint sg295 c£50 {photo} £14

384 ○ Cyprus 1873 GB 2½d sg141 plate 11 fu 942 Larnaca numeral sgZ18 ‡ {photo} £80

392 ♠ Cyrenaica 1950 100m Mounted Warrior sg146 um block 4 c£140 {photo} £38

393 P Czechoslovakia 1918 40h brown-orange sg10 imperf plate proof blk of 4 with triple impression - unusual {photo} £20

394 ♠ 1937 BRATISLAVA m/sheet sg377a & 1938 Czech Republic m/sheet sg393a um ‡  £3

395 ♠ Dahomey 1967 150fr Riccione surcharge "Date/Riccione" omitted Yv63B um pair with normal ‡ {photo} £25

396 ♠ 1967 Parcel Post 500f on 100f sgP282 um c£55 ‡ {photo} £20

397 ♠ 1969 Parcel Post 5000fr on 100fr SURCHARGE INV YvCP12a um slightly dull gum ‡ {photo} £26

398 ○ Danish W Indies 1900 1c - 6c fine used set [4] sg39-42 c£120 {photo} £32

399 ○ 1900 8c brown top value vfu sg42 c£65 {photo} £20

403 ♦ Denmark 1919 POSTFÆRGE ovpt 50ö black & claret vf mint sgP214 c£250 {a} {photo} £90

404 ♦ 1919 POSTFÆRGE ovpt 1Kr yellow-brown f mint sgP216 c£120 {photo} £42

405 ■ 1926 20 on 40ö blue fu (with 10ö) on neat printed cover to Bordeaux Fa176 sg230 c£18 as used ‡ {photo} £9

406 ♦ 1930 5ö- 40ö f mint sg255-64 c£110 {photo} £34

407 ♠ 1930 60th Birthday 8ö grey key value um pair sg257 c£52 as mm (will split please ask) {photo} £19

408 ♦ 1935 Andersen Centenary set f mint sg292-7 c£45 {photo} £14

409 ■ 1938 Neat FDC 4x sg311 with Agricultural Exhibition special Coach & horses 20 June cancel ‡ {photo} £12

410 B 1963 1k Numeral & Frederik booklet SB51s c£34 + '63 2k Numeral & Margrethe SB83s fine ‡ {photo} £15

411 ♦ Dodecanese Is 1934 Aegean Is Football ovpt Postage fresh m/mint sg128-32 c£830 ‡ {a} {photo} £200

413 ■ Dominica 1886 1d Postal Card HG3 'specimen' ovpt fine unused ‡ {photo} £10

414 ■ 1903 ½d green Postal Card HG7 ovpt 'specimen' unused ‡ {photo} £12

415 ■ 1903 ½d Postal Card HG7 fine unused ‡ {photo} £9

416 ■ 1903 1d + 1d Postal Reply Card HG9 fine unused ‡ {photo} £10

417 ■ 1903 1d Postal Card HG8 fine unused ‡ {photo} £8

418 ■ 1903 1d Postal Card HG8 'specimen' ovpt fine unused ‡ {photo} £12

419 ■ 1903 1d Postal Envelope HG1 g-fine unused hinge remains on back ‡ {photo} £12

420 ♠ Dominican Rep 1995 Sports: Pan American Games pair in um corner blks of 4 sg1888-9 c£61 {photo} £20

421 ♠ Dubai 1963 1np - 10r um (strangely missing 35np c95p) sg1-17 c£100 {i} {photo} £35

423 P Egypt 1932 1p Postal Seal sgA1 in IMPERF proof marginal pair mint close margin at top - see webphoto ‡ {j} {photo} £105

424 ♠ Eritrea 1927 Parcel post 25c um pair 1 short perf sgP124 c£375 ‡ {photo} £75

425 ♠ Estonia 1928 60s pale grey/cinnamon um blk of 4 some separation sg86 c£68 as mm {photo} £16

427 P Falklands 1891 6d orange-yellow ovpt Specimen fresh m/mint shallow gum this fine appearance sg33s {photo} £28

430 ♦ 1933 Centenary set ½d - £1 f mint sg127-38 c£4250 {h} {photo} £2,250

431 ♦ 1933 Centenary 6d Whale vf mint sg133 c£75 {photo} £28

432 ♦ 1933 5s penguin vf mint sg136 c£950 {h} {photo} £475

434 ♦ 1933 10s sg137 f mint c£850 {h} {photo} £400

438 ♦ 1960 Birds 2/6 5s 10s £1 vf mint sg204-7 c£156 {photo} £40

439 ♠ 1972 Decimal set ½p - 25p um sg276-88 c£42 {photo} £15

440 ♠ 1974 8p River Plate complete double pane sheet 50 um unfolded gutters sg309 c£200 ‡  £60

443 ■ 1991-94 fine FDCs incl QE2 MS, SS GB, Penguins, Beaches sets c£30+ as used  £12

444 ♠ Faroes 1975 Maps & Views - 1981 Historic Writing sg6-68 um c£63 {photo} £15

445 ♠ 1978 Dealer's stock of um incl Sheep Rearing & Sea Birds set in corner blks of 4 c£75+ {photo} £20

449 B 1981-1985 complete um (3 sets as booklets) c£170+ ‡ {photo} £50

450 ♠ 1975-78 complete um sg6-40 c£49 {photo} £19

451 ♠ Fiji 1938 1½d perf 12 sg252c complete um plate 1 sheet of 60, study chance c£225 {photo} £75

452 ♦ 1938 6d black Die I sg260 f mint horizontal crease c£60 ‡ {photo} £10

453 ■ 1941 Cover Suva-Manchester franked 2½d on 2d Opened by Censor fine violet passed by censor on back ‡ {photo} £36

454 ■ 1941 FFC Suva-Noumea neat cachet 171141 & neat New Caledonia receiver ‡ {photo} £48

455 ■ 1951 7d Airletter fu to Southampton Suva Stamp Out TB slogan {photo} £8

456 ■ Finland 1924 Neat cover TURKU to Hamburg franked 7x 30c, strangely one in different shade {photo} £10

457 ■ 1948 FFC Helsinki-Amsterdam 20748 franked various Red Cross Fund stamps ‡ {photo} £18

458 ■ 1954 FFC Helsinki-Rovaniemi 151254 franked Red Cross Fund stamps ‡ {photo} £18

460 B 1986 Modern Architecture & Art Museum Centenary 9.60 & 8.50 booklets sgSB20-21 c£20+ {photo} £9

461 B 1988 Finlandia88 30m booklet sg SB24, entrance ticket still attached c£24 {photo} £10

462 B 1995 Greetings & Cats booklets SB45 47 c£39 {photo} £14

463 ♠ 1995 Range um incl both Exhibition m/sheets Endangered Animals blk & Flowers sheetlet of 10 c£72+ {photo} £26

464 B 1995 World Congress 1120 booklet & 1996 Greetings Film Centenary Olympics booklets SB46 48-50 c£51 {photo} £19

468 ♠ Fiume 1920 VEGLIA 15mm ovpt on10c, 20c um + 50 on 20c f mint sg2A, 3A, 5 and ARBE ovpt 50 on 20c sg5 c£266 {photo} £60

470 ♦ France 1871 Cérès 1c olive-green/bluish f mint nibbled perf + 2c couple short perfs sg185, 187 c£345 {photo} £35

471 ♦ 1871 Cérès 4c grey sg189 f mint c£500 {b} {photo} £120

472 ♦ 1900 Mouchon 25c redrawn 30c Sower with sun 25c fresh mint hmm sg298 313 318 c£440 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £40

474 ♦ 1903 25c blue Sower sg318 f mint centred low nibbled perf c£150 - see webphoto {photo} £30

475 ♦ 1917 War Orphans Fund set 2c+3c - 5f+5f fresh m/mint sg370-7 c£3500 {a} {photo} £700

477 ♠ 1926 2f blue Parcel Post stamp um small imperfection ditto 1f35 on 3f & 1f75 on 2f Yu39 41 79 c5450€ ‡  £7

478 ♦ 1926 War Orphans Fund new values set fresh m/mint sg450-3 c£225 {photo} £60

479 ○ 1929 5f - 20f sg473a 474b475b fu couple nibbled perfs c£66 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £15

480 ○ 1929 20f Pont du Gard perf 13 gu small imperfection, nice appearance sg475 c£55 {photo} £10

481 ♦ 1930 Colonial set f mint 1934 Dove & Cartier 35 2f Breton River Delessert sg448 etc c£306 [10] {photo} £50

483 ♦ 1930 1f50 International Colonial Exhibition sg492 f mint c£60 {photo} £12

485 ○ 1936 Range incl Normandie light blue vfu Airs to 350 used c£95 + 13 others ‡ {photo} £20

488 ♦ 1936 Refugee Fund - Children & Canadian Memorial f mint sg541a-5 549-50 c£98 {photo} £18

489 ♦ 1936 South America Flight 10f vf mint sg554 c£500 {b} {photo} £110

490 ♦ 1937 Museum 30c green fresh mint c£100 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £22

491 ■ 1937 30c National Museum sg586 vfu on museum card ‡ {photo} £20

492 ■ 1945 WW2 Neat postcard to Ipswich 3FE45 French eye-shaped double-lined PA.1 censor mark + 177 in circle, long message {photo} £10

493 ♠ 1947 National Relief Fund sg992-6 90 sets in large blocks um c£1350 ‡ {photo} £100

494 B 1948 UN Children's fund booklet 5x 10f labels ovpt Red X sold at 250f 1 of only 600 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £9

495 ○ 1952 Leonardo 30f vfu blk of 4 sg1150 c£42 {photo} £11

496 ♦ 1952 page of f mint incl Relief Fund set 1953 Relief Fund + Red X sg1151-6 1172-7 etc c£220+ {photo} £46

497 ♠ 1953 Sports set sg1185-90 um c£95 ‡ {photo} £30

498 ♦ 1954 Planes: Airs set 100f-1000f vf mint sg1194-7 c£475 {b} {photo} £115

499 ♦ 1954 National Relief Fund set sg1215-20 vf mint c£225 {photo} £50

500 ♦ 1954 Red Cross Fund set vf mint sg1232-3 c£40 {photo} £8

502 ♦ 1957 500f Caravelle sg1319 vf mint c£42 - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £11

503 B 1960 Red Cross booklet (exploded) c£65 {photo} £10

504 B 1961 Red Cross booklet (exploded), pane vfu c£50 {photo} £8

506 ○ 1900s m&u incl Mouchon 25c f mint Merson 2f fu Sower with Sun 30c f mint these c£580 + others [19] ‡ {photo} £100

508 ♦ 1935-37 Commems range f mint c£120+ {photo} £20

509 ○ Davo album, pages to 1969 vgc, mostly used, fairly well filled, some Relief Funds, cheap at {photo} £60

512 ○ French Antarctic 1956 40c 50c Birds in vfu blks of 20 sg3-4 Kerguelen cds c£130 ‡ {photo} £34

513 ♦ 1956 1st defins 4f5f 8f 10f 15f 25f - all Seals vf mint sg7-12 14 c£160+ ‡ {photo} £34

514 ○ 1963 Crozet 5f vfu sg35 c£80 ‡ {photo} £22

515 ♠ 1965 ITU Satellite 30f Air um sg39 c£225 {photo} £75

516 ♠ 1974 Alfred Faure Base sg89-91 um strip of 3 c£48 ‡ {photo} £12

517 ○ 1974 Crozet strip of 3 vfu sg89a c£55 as mint ‡ {photo} £17

518 ○ Early range vfu incl 8f 10f 15f sg9 10 12 c£300+ [22] - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £60

520 ♠ French Polynesia 1970 Paintings set um minor bend sg122-6 c£85 ‡ {photo} £22

521 ■ French Somali 1922 25c & 1925 10c fu on cover to New York sg197 214 {photo} £13

522 ■ Gabon 1947 Airmail envelope g-f Lambaréné-Zurich complete set FEA 1945 surchargessg218-25 stamps c£90+ {photo} £17

526 ♦ Gambia 1953 ½d - £1 f mint + ½d, 1d extra shades sg171-85 c£120 {photo} £38

530 ■ GB 1827 Very nice EL from Liverpool to Maine fine SHIP marking in red and New York receiver ‡ {j} {photo} £200

532 ■ 1836 Returned Mail: EL Bury to Manchester charged '4', endorsed 'Gone, left no address' {photo} £10

533 1837 John Dickinson 2d lettersheet by Charles Whiting for 1839 Treasury Competition, light soils/re-enforcements c£1400 {j} {photo} £200

534 ○ 1840 1d black plate 11 NG fine RED MX close-large margins just touched top Sq pressed crease c£40000 RPS cert ‡ {b} {photo} £3,400

536 ○ 1840 1d black plate 1b KK superb used, crisp red MX fine four margins, pretty {a} {photo} £360

537 ○ 1840 1d black plate 2 RD magenta MX v fine strike, watery reddish-purple shade Spec AS15vd RPS cert c£3000 {b} {photo} £970

538 ○ 1840 1d black plate 4 BG vfu rare brown MX almost complete strike tied piece good margins AS23vi Jackson cert c£3000 ‡ {b} {photo} £1,100

541 ○ 1840 1d black plate 5 GA fu 3 margin large at top neat red MX {photo} £50

542 ○ 1840 1d black plate 5 MC variety very intense-black vfu neat black MX fine-large margins, amazing intensity {b} {photo} £360

544 ○ 1840 1d black plate 6 TI vfu part bottom marginal, fine-gigantic margins, light black MX {b} {photo} £360

545 ○ 1840 1d black plate 6 TK fu Tredegar town cds in black superb strike over crisp red MX large margins rare combo {b} {photo} £510

546 ♦ 1840 1d black plate 7 OD vf mint no gum, four fine-large margins sharp impression and fine colour c£13500 {b} {photo} £1,150

547 ○ 1840 1d black plate 8 HE vfu Wotton-under-edge MX, magnificent upright strike, four margins, one of the finest known Spec AS46ve RPS cert {b} {photo} £4,500

549 ♦ 1840 1d black plate 8 SI f mint, gum a little patchy in one place, good-huge margins, scarce plate mint c£16500 {b} {photo} £1,950

552 ○ 1840 1d Mulready advertising lettersheet Atlas Assurance Co vfu with '6 in MX' superb strike London-Cheltenham - fine {j} {photo} £1,500

553 ■ 1840 1d Mulready envelope fu to Ireland 9th May 40 depart, 11MY Carlow receiver, 10MY (Sunday) transit c£2600 {j} {photo} £800

554 ■ 1840 1d Mulready lettersheet addr to New York amusing text about the 'new Gov't envelopes' no postal markings ‡ {j} {photo} £320

555 ○ 1840 1d Mulready lettersheet fu with Harleston Brownish MX, filing crease c£18000 {j} {photo} £900

557 P 1840 1d Rainbow colour trial state 3 in drab on thick bluish paper v fine Spec DP20d c£4500 {a} {photo} £2,200

558 P 1840 1d Rainbow Trial State 3 in Prussian China blue vf blk of 4 scarce colour on white wove paper dipped in Prussiate of potash DP20 c£18000 ‡ {j} {photo} £6,250

560 ○ 1840 2d blue plate 1 DC-DD vgu large margin pair on dated piece DD crease c£2000 {j} {photo} £230

561 ○ 1840 2d blue plate 1 DJ state 1 without re-entry vfu fine numeral believed unique with numeral Spec DSh BPA cert ex Mayflower {b} {photo} £3,200

563 ○ 1840 2d blue plate 1 KB 3 large margins fine red MX c£800 {b} {photo} £115

564 ○ 1840 2d blue plate 1 NE fu 4 margins 3 large indistinct BROWN MX Spec D1uh c£12000 {b} {photo} £940

567 P 1840 1d rainbow trial state 3 in milky-blue unlisted SG on plain white wove paper printed oil - rare {b} {photo} £2,250

568 ○ 1841 1 red plate 33 HA vfu tied piece Dudley 1SP43 Town cds - scarce town, ex Lady Bury, Jackson cert {h} {photo} £675

569 ○ 1841 1d orange-brown plate 96 TA-TD, TA-TB fu 4 close-large margins, others into, priced as a pair c£550 {photo} £75

570 ○ 1841 1d plate 112 EE vfu, complete Much Wenlock 1851 town cds tied piece, good margins exhibition quality Jackson cert {h} {photo} £1,350

571 ○ 1841 1d plate 126 LE vfu blue Grosmont undated cds clear profile good margins Spec BS32vb c£2500 Jackson cert ‡ {b} {photo} £850

572 ○ 1841 1d plate 20 JK fu 4 close-good margins, neat MX, also plate 24 JE vgu, good margins firm MX c£120 {photo} £20

573 ○ 1841 1d plate 20 TJ vfu Honiton JA 10 1843 town cds superb crisp strike good-fine margins ‡ {b} {photo} £340

574 ○ 1841 1d plate 22 JH vfu Mullingar MX, crisp upright strike, good-huge margins Spec BS11tr, RPS cert c£3600 {b} {photo} £890

575 ■ 1841 1d plate 25 EL vfu brownish watery MX superb thin-lined strike large-huge margins rare Jackson cert {b} {photo} £510

576 ○ 1841 1d plate 29 DG vfu '4 in MX' super upright strike, fine-huge margins, scarce key number {b} {photo} £360

577 ○ 1841 1d plate 32 DL vfu blue boxed PYP No15 Handsworth penny post + MX tied piece good margins Spec BS21wc Jackson cert {b} {photo} £340

578 ○ 1841 1d plate 33 CC vfu Norwich MX very fine strike, good-gigantic margins, very pretty c£550 {b} {photo} £220

579 ○ 1841 1d plate 34 GG vfu distinctive Coventry MX, fine strike, good-huge margins RPS cert c£1000 {b} {photo} £360

580 ♦ 1841 1d plate 57 JJ re-entry f mint, close-large margins, rich colour Spec BS27e {photo} £95

581 ♠ 1841 1d plate 66 RL vf mint full r/h sheet marginal super fresh good margins ‡ {b} {photo} £500

582 P 1841 1d plate 90 NJ ovpt Specimen type 1 um, good margins - v fine c£3500 as mm {b} {photo} £1,950

583 ○ 1841 1d plate 98 TH fu with true green numeral 698 Shaftesbury, good-large margins, RPS cert c£3250 {b} {photo} £890

584 ○ 1841 1d red from black plate 9 GA state 2 superb used tied neat black MX to small piece, good-huge margins {b} {photo} £280

585 ○ 1841 1d red GI vfu 3 margins tied piece superb upright strike of '7 in MX' c£160 {photo} £38

586 ○ 1841 1d red gu 2½ good-large margins, worn plate, clear '4 in MX' c£600 {photo} £20

588 ○ 1841 1d red imperf fu 3 good margins, fine '12 in MX' cancel c£350 {photo} £40

589 ○ 1841 1d red imperf fu 4 good margins, probably a '5 in MX' cancel {photo} £25

591 ○ 1841 1d red NB (B v high) vfu large margins tied piece 177 Cheltenham + 3 margin 723 redirection Ventnor cds {photo} £48

593 ○ 1841 1d red plate 113 BF vfu clearly blue 906 Woburn numeral good margins {photo} £70

595 ○ 1841 1d red plate 22 RL, SL4 & PK vgu good margins c£180 {photo} £20

597 ○ 1841 1d red plate 24 FJ vfu watery brownish-black MX mixed inks, lovely strike, good margins {b} {photo} £105

598 ○ 1841 1d red plate 25 LE Norwich MX superb complete strike tied piece good margins Norwich 1843 cds above very pretty {j} {photo} £410

601 ○ 1841 1d red plate 26 KB vfu, Scottish MX & indistinct red cancel, fine four margins unusual scarce combo {b} {photo} £210

602 ○ 1841 1d red plate 30 AG-AH pair vfu '1 in MX' two crisp upright strikes fine four margins, scarce multiple {b} {photo} £260

603 ○ 1841 1d red plate 34 AK Turro AU23 1843 town cds in blue, superb strike, fine four margins, RPS cert {b} {photo} £1,650

604 ○ 1841 1d red plate 34 JB gu 3 margins, neat '8 in MX' c£160 {photo} £10

605 ○ 1841 1d red plate 35 'EE' fu crisp MX good margins ditto 'EJ' c£120 - see webphoto {photo} £18

608 ○ 1841 1d red plate 92 QA vfu large margins incl complete sheet margin, scarce thus {b} {photo} £110

609 ○ 1841 1d red strip lettered FD-FG, FD into, but would yield FE-FG as vfu 4 margins (FG shallow thin) {photo} £20

610 ○ 1841 1d red unplated fu, double strike of neat MX making appearance of a '6' - unusual {photo} £10

611 ○ 1841 1d red, black plate 10 SF superb used crisp upright crisp MX, fine four margins, pretty {b} {photo} £90

612 ○ 1841 1d red, black plate 9 DB fu tied piece by watery boxed Haslington 1d post + MX Spec AS57ya c£3000 BPA cert {h} {photo} £230

613 ○ 1841 2d blue pale blue deep full blue fu 4 margin trio OC LC LL (LL firm cancel) c£310 {photo} £55

614 ○ 1841 2d blue PI vfu with bluish numeral close margins c£1000 ‡ {photo} £85

615 ○ 1841 2d blue plate 3 GH vfu clearly BLUE Bewdley '68' numeral fine-huge margins merest hint of pressed crease c£1000 ‡ {b} {photo} £250

616 ○ 1841 2d blue plate 3 KI strong guideline at base vfu, good margin, hint of shallow thin - attractive {photo} £15

617 ♦ 1841 2d blue plate 3 LA-LB inscription marginal pair mint slightly into top and bottom c£15000+ ‡ {j} {photo} £495

618 ○ 1841 2d blue plate 3 TK fu with RED 312 Gloucester numeral 2½ margins Spec E11wc c£28000 RPS cert ‡ {b} {photo} £600

620 ○ 1841 2d blue plate 4 BH Spectacles variety vfu crisp Irish diamond 312 Loughrea clear of variety good margins ES14o ‡ {b} {photo} £380

622 ○ 1841 2d blue plate 4 TH re-entry state I vgu, good margins Spec ES14c c£250 {photo} £80

623 ○ 1841 2d blue range lightly used, 3x 3-margin DD, SD, TA, 4x 1-margin II, LJ, OK, RB {photo} £20

624 P 1841 2d blue small trial proof with blank letter squares wmk small crown DP43 - v fine c£1800 ‡ {a} {photo} £950

625 ○ 1841 2d deep blue plate 3 BD vfu distinctive York MX good margins Jackson cert c£2500 ‡ {b} {photo} £900

626 ○ 1841 2d plate 3 BK re-entry vfu 882 Wimborne numeral good four margins {photo} £60

627 ○ 1841 2d plate 3 HK vfu '3 in MX' very fine upright strike, good-large margins, clear strike {b} {photo} £480

628 ♦ 1841 2d plate 4 MA f mint, four close just barely touching top r/h corner, vibrant colour c£6250 {b} {photo} £700

629 ○ 1841 2d plate 4 SC-TD block of four variety TC worn plate at base vfu 962 Middleham numerals, close-fine margins Spec ES14j c£1300++ {j} {photo} £220

630 ○ 1841 1d plate 75 LK Union Jack variety sg8d superb used, neat London 7 numeral, variety clear, good margins Spec BS28c {c} {photo} £1,750

631 ♦ 1841 1d plate 128 PF sg8wi wmk inverted f mint, good-large margins, rare in this quality Spec B1c RPS cert {c} {photo} £1,750

633 ○ 1841 2d plate 4 MK vfu Liverpool 1855 spoon superb strike fine-huge margins sg14g {c} {photo} £480

634 ○ 1841 2d sg15aa plate 4 RL violet-blue on thicker lavender tinted paper vfu neat 228 Crawley numeral, fine-gigantic margins Spec ES16 BPA cert c£1800 {c} {photo} £920

635 ○ 1841 2d plate 4 IE sg15wi wmk inverted vfu light Scots numeral, fine-large margins c£850 {c} {photo} £340

637 ■ 1843 1d red plate 31 GC vfu on EL fine Perth MX 4 margins Perth 12DE43 box on flap BS20tt c£1000 RPS cert ‡ {j} {photo} £300

638 P 1844 1d pink lettersheet with silk threads ovpt Specimen in red, small imperfections {photo} £40

640 ○ 1847 1s embossed vgu two huge margins 2 touched, firm numeral c£1000 {photo} £80

642 ○ 1847 6d embossed fu 3 large margins 4th close/just into c£1000 {photo} £70

644 ■ 1850 Fine stampless embossed cover crisp undated Aldermaston d/arc to Brimpton blue Newbury dated receiver ‡ {photo} £40

645 ○ 1850 1d red sg16b Archer perf plate 97 DI fu London 53 numeral, Wilkinson perf comb 1, with cert c£650 {c} {photo} £200

646 ○ 1854 1d red die I wmk small crown p16 fu - a gross misperf with One Penny at top & part next stamp to left {photo} £20

649 ○ 1854 1d red-brown white paper plate 31 LC14 fu blue cds ‡ {photo} £32

650 ○ 1854 1d Spec C6 plate 19 KA vfu green Irish numeral 156 of Cork Spec C6uc c£450 {c} {photo} £140

651 ♠ 1854 2d blue - modern perforated forgery um - see webphoto {photo} £12

653 ○ 1854 1d red sg17 mini-stamp fu short A-row stamp misperf - no check letters - see webphoto {photo} £20

654 ♠ 1854 1d red sg17 plate 200 HK-IJ block of four vf mint 2x um, wrinkle on lower r/h copy, fresh Spec C1/1with cert c£2500 {j} {photo} £600

655 ○ 1854 1d red sg17 rare plate 165 PE vfu neat 868 West Bromwich numeral, bend and short perf at base Spec C1/1 cert c£700 {photo} £60

656 ○ 1854 1d red sg17 scarce plate 199 TE vfu crisp light numeral, rich colour pretty Spec C1, with cert {c} {photo} £100

657 ○ 1854 1d red sg17 scarce plate 204 OH vfu neat part numeral, strong colour Spec C1 c£225 {photo} £85

658 ○ 1854 1d red small crown p16 die I sg17, vgu, misperf with ONE PENNY at top, short perf, nice error {photo} £15

659 ○ 1854 1d sg17 LK vfu YELLOW 1854 Ilminster cds superb strike tied piece & black 159 Chard numeral Jackson cert ‡ {j} {photo} £400

661 P 1854 1d sg17 plate 203 AC imprimatur top sheet marginal full inscription fine four margins rich colour {h} {photo} £495

662 ○ 1854 1d sg17 scarce plate 157 MC vfu crisp London 16 numeral Spec C1 {photo} £75

664 ○ 1854 1d die 1 small crown p16 red-brown sg18 vgu gross misperf 3mm of next stamp at left {photo} £13

665 ○ 1854 1d yellow-brown die I small crown perf 16 fu, neat numeral sg18 c£50 {photo} £10

666 ○ 1854 2d blue sg19 BH Spectacles variety fu Gloucester spoon cds and numeral leaving variety clear Spec F1q c£700 {c} {photo} £105

667 ○ 1854 2d blue sg19 plate 4 FK matched pair sg23 both vfu light numerals, unusual and scarce duo c£325 {c} {photo} £155

669 ○ 1854 2d blue sg19wi plate 4 FG wmk inverted gu London 20 numeral c£325 {photo} £70

670 ○ 1854 2d blue plate 4 OD small crown p16 gu, pressed crease sg20 c£110 {photo} £10

671 ○ 1854 2d blue small crown perf 16 plate 5 fu centred low sg20a c£350 {g} {photo} £50

672 ○ 1854 1d sg21 plate 9 ID vfu crisp 466 Liverpool numeral {photo} £28

673 ○ 1854 1d die I small crown p14 sg22 fu misperf perfs though 'Postage' cut imperf top & base c£90+ ‡ {photo} £17

674 ♦ 1854 1d sg24 plate 2 EG ovpt Frank Ives Scudamore chief examiner f mint {c} {photo} £230

675 ○ 1854 1d red large crown p14 FB sg29 vfu crisp numeral 132 c£90 {photo} £28

676 ○ 1854 1d red p14 large crown fu neat BLUE “583” numeral sg29 c£200 {photo} £32

677 ♠ 1854 1d red sg29 KL-IL strip of three marginal, part centre ornament and full inscription um {j} {photo} £770

678 ♦ 1854 1d red sg29 plate 24 IG f mint {c} {photo} £110

680 ○ 1854 1d red sg32 plate 30 OL pale brown-rose superb used complete Liverpool 1856 spoon cancel tied piece {photo} £75

681 ■ 1854 2d blue sg34/5 vfu A-row stamp tied neat 1858 EL crisp London 71 duplex filing crease c£200 {photo} £46

682 ○ 1854 2d sg34 plate 5 RI vfu black PD paid destination no other cancel scarce thus rarely seen this fine ‡ {c} {photo} £200

683 ○ 1854 2d blue plate 5 GD sg35 vfu part cds c£70 {photo} £10

685 ○ 1854 1d sg36 plate 55 IB re-entry superb used, crisp 330 Halifax numeral rich colour Spec C11g {c} {photo} £95

686 ○ 1854 2d sg36a plate 6 OD vfu crisp 466 Liverpool numeral, rich colour c£375 {c} {photo} £110

687 ○ 1854 1d red large crown perf 14 sg40 fu, gross misperf with ONE PENNY at the top {photo} £15

688 ○ 1854 1d red sg40 MG-MH vfu Spectacular misperf pair on piece tied crisp 177 Cheltenham numerals ‡ {photo} £40

689 ○ 1854 1d red sg40 plate 43 RE vfu, clearly blue London district numeral 1 of Highgate superb strike, rare {c} {photo} £260

690 ○ 1854 1d red sg40 plate 44 RL full r/h sheet marginal vfu on small piece tied complete Dublin 1860 duplex RPS cert ‡ {j} {photo} £150

691 ○ 1854 1d sg40 plate 36 TA error of wmk vfu crisp 263 Dudley numeral, fine colour, scarce this fine Spec C10/5d cert {c} {photo} £400

692 ♠ 1854 1d pale rose pink sg40var Spec C10(7) plate 67 CE-DF vf mint blk of 4 3x um RPS cert c£2400 as mm ‡ {k} {photo} £525

694 1855 Admiralty Court sample paper showing 8 'anchor flag' wmks with tête-bêche format {photo} £18

695 ♦ 1855 4d sg62 small garter deep carmine f mint, deeply blued paper, rare so fresh Spec J47/3 c£11500 {c} {photo} £3,000

697 ○ 1855 4d sg62 small garter deep carmine vfu blue numeral - a scarce combination pretty Spec J47/4 c£500 {c} {photo} £210

699 ○ 1855 4d sg62b on white paper vfu Manchester 1855 cds and numeral well centred and fresh Spec J47e RPS cert c£1100 {c} {photo} £360

700 ■ 1855 4d sg62var small garter fu deep bright carmine neat 162 Cardiff numeral rich colour Spec J47/1 {c} {photo} £230

705 ○ 1856 6d sg70a on azure paper vfu 498 Manchester numeral and part cds, cert c£950 {c} {photo} £390

707 ○ 1856 1s pale green gu sg73 c£350 {g} {photo} £25

709 ■ 1857 Cover to London from Nenagh with inscription marginal 1d used as a seal {photo} £65

710 P 1857 Postal Fiscal 1d sgF18 plate proof in black on thin ungummed paper wmk small anchor plate 1 c£350 ‡ {c} {photo} £90

711 ■ 1858 1d plate 114 fu on neat miniature 1870 envelope Cheltenham to Portsmouth multiple cds covering address {photo} £13

712 P 1858 1d plate 146 ovpt Specimen type 9 um, v fresh {c} {photo} £120

715 ○ 1858 1d plate 219 fu light numeral c£85 {photo} £50

716 ○ 1858 1d plate 92 fu crisp Azemar Machine Cancel Copestake Moore underprint rare combo odd nibbled perf {c} {photo} £145

717 ♠ 1858 2d blue DF plate 14 um well centred rounded SE corner c£500 s mm {photo} £60

718 ♦ 1858 2d blue plate 12 JL fresh m/mint c£3000 {c} {photo} £300

719 ○ 1858 2d blue plate 12 vfu Deal 1869 cds, strong colour, scarcer plate c£140 {photo} £65

720 ○ 1858 2d blue plate 12 vgu c£140 {photo} £18

721 ♦ 1858 2d blue plate 7 vf mint, seldom seen this fine c£2000 {c} {photo} £600

723 ○ 1858 2d blue plate 9 wmk inverted vfu, light crisp London 5 numeral c£240 {c} {photo} £115

726 ♦ 1860 6d postal fiscal 18mm anchor sgF17 f mint c£110 {photo} £40

727 P 1861 3d essay by De La Rue king of Portugal head imperf in purple on thin paper {a} {photo} £210

729 ○ 1862 3d pale carmine-rose sg77 vfu - part red transit cds c£350 {photo} £75

731 ♦ 1862 3d sg77 pale carmine-rose fresh m/mint c£2700 {c} {photo} £530

735 ♦ 1862 4d bright red hairlines f mint sg81 c£2300 {c} {photo} £850

736 ○ 1862 4d bright red hairlines fu, nibbled perf sg81, also pale red fu sg79 with grossly displaced wmk sg80 c£325 {photo} £30

739 ○ 1862 6d CH-DH deep lilac sg83 vert pair fu London W23 duplex c£320 {photo} £55

740 ○ 1862 6d BC-BD lilac horiz pair fu Bradford duplex sg84 c£280 {photo} £38

742 ♦ 1862 6d lilac sg84 vf mint, scarce in this quality, RPS cert c£2250 {c} {photo} £920

743 ○ 1862 9d sg86b bistre on thick paper vfu well centred neat 946 Middleborough numeral c£550++ {c} {photo} £150

744 ○ 1862 9d straw fu 905 numeral sg87 c£475 {photo} £70

745 ○ 1862 1s sg89d deep green on thick-paper vfu London 6 numeral amazing thickness {c} {photo} £140

746 ○ 1862 1s green sg90 fu, crisp numeral c£300 {photo} £65

749 ○ 1862 3d sg92b on thick paper superb used upright Malta 1866 cds, very scarce with cds {c} {photo} £280

750 ○ 1864 Postal Fiscals sgF14, F34 fu on complete Accidental Death insurance policy {k} {photo} £300

751 ○ 1865 3d rose plate 4 wmk emblems sg92 gu wing marginal, neat numeral, a few nibbled perfs c£250 {photo} £10

754 P 1865 4d sg94 plate 12 pair imperf ovpt Specimen type 6 top inscription marginal Spec J59s {h} {photo} £600

758 ○ 1865 6d deep lilac plate 6, nibbled perf otherwise vfu sg96 c£250 {photo} £35

759 ○ 1865 6d sg97c plate 6 TA error of wmk three roses + shamrock vfu in pair neat B66 Briton-Ferry duplex Spec J44c cert {c} {photo} £1,450

761 P 1865 9d sg98 AA imprimatur fine 3½ margins good colour PTS cert c£4000 ‡ {c} {photo} £450

762 ○ 1865 9d sg98 wmk emblems vfu A26 Gibraltar fresh colour, deep shade seldom seen {c} {photo} £300

763 ○ 1865 1s green plate 4 wmk emblems sg101 fu wing marginal, strong colour, neat 159 numeral c£275 {photo} £45

764 ○ 1865 1s green plate 4 wmk emblems sg101, vgu, strong colour, neat duplex, minor foxing on reverse c£275 {photo} £20

766 ♦ 1866 Royal reprint 1d imperf in black wmk inverted, good-large margins, fresh, mint part gum Spec DP35a c£3500 {c} {photo} £725

768 ○ 1867 3d sg102 plate 8 deep rose block of four superb used Delvin 1872 cds {k} {photo} £280

769 ○ 1867 3d rose plate 10 sg103 fu crisp numeral c£150 {photo} £15

770 ○ 1867 3d rose plate 4 wmk spray fu, good colour sg103 c£300 {photo} £30

771 ○ 1867 3d rose plate 5 sg103 vfu crisp light numeral c£70 {photo} £10

772 ○ 1867 3d rose plate 5 sg103, 1873 3d plates 11, 12, 15 sg143 gu c£310 {photo} £15

773 ○ 1867 3d rose Plates 5-9 gu [5] sg103 c£340 {photo} £34

776 ■ 1867 6d plate 6 wmk spray sg104 vgu on neat 1868 EL to Palermo c£250 {photo} £25

777 ■ 1867 Pair 6d plate 6 sg104 fu on neat EL Glasgow to Messina endorsed per French Packet c£335 ‡ {photo} £80

778 ○ 1867 6d dull violet plate 8 vgu sg108 c£190 {photo} £18

779 ■ 1867 6d plate 8 sg109 crisp London EC duplex on neat 1870 EL to Palermo c£140 ‡ {photo} £26

781 P 1867 6d sg109 plate 9 imperf ovpt Specimen type 6 um, pristine fresh Spec J77s {c} {photo} £360

784 ♦ 1867 9d sg110 f mint fresh rich colour c£2500 {c} {photo} £525

787 ○ 1867 9d pale straw short A-row stamp, short perf otherwise fu, neat 'R' numeral sg111 c£300 {photo} £20

788 ♦ 1867 10d red-brown sg112 mint redistributed gum nice fresh example c£3600 {c} {photo} £400

791 P 1867 10d sg112 TI imprimatur vf unused good margins c£5000 ‡ {c} {photo} £1,425

794 P 1867 1s sg117 plate 4 imperf ovpt Specimen type 6 um v fine Spec J104s c£500 {c} {photo} £220

795 ○ 1867 1s sg117 plate 5 block of four vfu London SW Office 1872 cds, couple short perfs at base, well centred {photo} £46

796 ○ 1867 1s sg117 plate 6 top marginal part plate number superb used, Woodbridge 1872 cds {h} {photo} £140

798 ○ 1867 2s dull blue sg118 vfu c£225 {photo} £75

800 P 1867 2s sg120b milky-blue ovpt Specimen type 9 f mint, rarely seen Specimen c£3600 {c} {photo} £1,000

801 ○ 1867 2s brown sg121 fu neat London '98' numeral good colour c£4250 {c} {photo} £675

803 ♦ 1867 5s sg127 plate 1 f mint fine fresh mm lovely strong colour c£11000 {h} {photo} £2,300

804 ○ 1867 10s green sg128 vfu crisp upright Leith 1882 cds, rich colour c£3200 {h} {photo} £900

805 P 1867 10s green sg128s ovpt Specimen type 9 well centred f mint, fine colour {a} {photo} £2,400

806 ♦ 1867 £1 sg129 official 1884 litho reproduction on gummed no wmk paper fine unused ‡ {k} {photo} £285

807 ○ 1867 5s sg130 plate 4 blued paper superb used Greenock 1883 cds, well centred, fresh colour, fine bluing, quality c£4800 {a} {photo} £2,400

808 ○ 1867 10s green sg131 wmk anchor blued paper vfu, Ipswich 1884 cds and box cancel, strong colour c£5200 {h} {photo} £1,750

809 ○ 1867 10s green sg135 wmk anchor white paper vfu well centred crisp West Strand 1883 cds good colour, RPS cert {a} {photo} £2,000

811 ○ 1867 £5 Orange sg137 vfu crisp Glasgow 1892 oval, fine colour, fresh {h} {photo} £1,950

813 ■ 1870 ½d pl14 & pair 1d pl222 on cover Dunkirk to London cancelled handstruck '2's T & FB markings ‡ {j} {photo} £640

814 P 1870 ½d plate 10 ovpt Specimen type 9 um fresh fine colour c£225 {photo} £85

818 ♠ 1870 ½d plate 13 f mint block of 18 14x um bottom marginal part inscription rich colour blocks scarce in this quality ‡ {j} {photo} £1,500

819 ♦ 1870 ½d plate 14 f mint inscription marginal pair, imperf between stamp & margin c£360 {h} {photo} £140

820 ♦ 1870 ½d plate 14 v fresh unused blk of 4 some reinforcement c£480 as singles {photo} £42

822 ■ 1870 ½d plate 8 fu on v fine 1876 printed EL from Norwich & Norfolk Liberal Club {photo} £40

823 ○ 1870 ½d plate 8 INV WMK vfu scaling x5 = c£600 {c} {photo} £150

824 P 1870 ½d plate 8 TU imprimatur vf mint c£1500 {c} {photo} £600

828 ○ 1870 1½d plate 1 OP-PC error fu, RPS cert c£2000 {c} {photo} £1,100

829 ♦ 1870 1½d plate 1 vf mint in lovely pale shade c£725 {c} {photo} £230

830 ♦ 1870 1½d plate 3 fresh m/mint nibbled perf c£500 {photo} £75

831 P 1870 1½d plate 3 lake red ovpt Specimen type 9 um pristine {c} {photo} £220

832 ○ 1870 1½d plate 3 vfu light duplex c£75 {photo} £20

836 ○ 1872 6d grey sg125 fu Newcastle-on-Tyne 1873 cds and part numeral, fresh colour c£300 {photo} £70

842 P 1873 2½d sg139 plate 3 PE imprimatur f mint c£2500 {d} {photo} £690

847 ○ 1873 2½d rosy mauve sg141 plate 17 vfu light part numeral, strong colour, clear queen's head c£300+ {d} {photo} £140

848 ♠ 1873 2½d sg141 plate 14 vf mint superb (almost um) fine colour c£525 {d} {photo} £240

849 ♦ 1873 2½d sg141 plate 17 vf mint, fine colour c£1700 {d} {photo} £770

852 ○ 1873 3d rose plate 11 vgu sg143, also plate 15 pale rose fu but a few dulled perfs c£160 {photo} £16

853 ○ 1873 3d rose plate 20 g-fu cds sg143 c£140 {photo} £35

855 ○ 1873 3d rose plates 16-19 vgu sg143/4 c£320 {photo} £30

856 ♦ 1873 3d sg143 plate 20 vf mint c£850 {d} {photo} £300

857 ♦ 1873 3d sg144 plate 18 pale rose vf mint marginal c£500 {d} {photo} £220

860 P 1873 6d sg146 plate 14 BL imprimatur vf mint marginal, part blue marking and manuscript 25 v11 7- superb c£2750 {a} {photo} £1,200

862 ○ 1873 6d sg147 plate 15 superb used Berwick 1897 upright cds {photo} £75

863 P 1873 6d sg147 plate 16 imperf ovpt Specimen type 9 f mint top inscription marginal - pretty ‡ {j} {photo} £200

864 ○ 1873 1s green plate 10 fu neat duplex sg150 c£200 {photo} £40

867 ○ 1873 1s sg150 plate 12 vfu crisp Glasgow 1876 cds, good colour, difficult to get cds {d} {photo} £100

868 ♦ 1873 1s brown sg151 wmk spray f mint v fresh scarce stamp BPA cert {d} {photo} £2,400

870 ○ 1873 1s sg151wi wmk inverted vfu Lombard St hexagonal cds and London LS6 numeral fresh colour c£1800 cert {d} {photo} £525

872 ■ 1876 Telegraphs 3s sgT11 die proof in black, no corner letters on glazed white card, Oct 21 1876 showing die block around stamp c£800 {k} {photo} £280

873 P 1876 4d vermilion sg152 AE imprimatur f mint good four margins, rich colour c£3200 {d} {photo} £875

874 ○ 1876 4d vermilion sg152 deep shade fu part numeral, rich vibrant colour c£525 {d} {photo} £100

875 P 1876 4d green sg153 plate 15 imperf ovpt Specimen type 9 um Spec J64s ‡ {d} {photo} £190

877 ○ 1876 4d sage-green plate 16 fu, neat numeral sg153 c£300 {photo} £40

878 ○ 1876 4d sage-green plate 16 gu sg153 c£300 {photo} £20

879 ♦ 1876 4d brown sg154 wmk garter vf mint c£2800 {d} {photo} £1,150

880 ○ 1876 4d brown sg154 wmk garter vfu light part London 6 numeral, good colour c£550 {d} {photo} £140

882 ♦ 1876 8d sg156 f mint, vibrant colour c£1850 {d} {photo} £650

885 P 1877 Telegraphs £1 imperf ovpt specimen vf mint sgL236 with cert c£1300 {d} {photo} £500

886 ○ 1877 Telegraphs £1 brown used, perfs chopped in places otherwise quite good, good filler sgT17 c£950 {photo} £40

888 ■ 1879 1d plate 205 (fault) perfined CAM/RYS on Cambrian Railways envelope neat Oswestry Duplex {photo} £7

889 P 1879 Tender essays by Perkins Bacon Ridgway head 1d composite strip of four in purple-brown vf mint {k} {photo} £145

890 P 1879 Tender essays by Perkins Bacon, Ridgway head 1d imperf composite row of six in green mainly um {k} {photo} £210

891 ■ 1880 ½d brown postal card uprated ½d green to Prague fine scarce octagonal NPB cancels - see webphoto {photo} £30

892 ■ 1880 1d Venetian red fu on mourning cover, a little roughly opened but neat - Dorchester duplex c£30 {photo} £10

893 ○ 1880 2½d blue plate 23 sg157 used with BIRD perfin - a serious Birds thematic! {photo} £10

894 ○ 1880 2½d plate 21-23 g-fu sg157 c£125 {photo} £12

897 ♠ 1880 2½d sg157 plate 22 corner block of four um, v fresh {k} {photo} £1,550

899 P 1880 2½d sg157 plate 23 imprimatur AJ f mint, four fine-huge margins, strong colour c£2500 {d} {photo} £710

901 P 1880 3d/3d sg159s ovpt Specimen type 9 um pristine fresh {d} {photo} £140

905 P 1880 6d sg161 plate 17 TC imprimatur vf mint, four good-huge margins good colour c£2750 {d} {photo} £790

906 ♦ 1880 6d on 6d sg162 f mint, lovely colour RPS cert {d} {photo} £300

907 ○ 1880 6d on 6d sg162 fu, neat squared circle, fresh colours c£150 {photo} £30

908 ♦ 1880 6d on 6d sg162 mint, a little soling at top otherwise fresh colours c£675 {photo} £30

909 ○ 1880 1s orange-brown plate 13 fu sg163 c£170 {photo} £30

910 ○ 1880 1s orange-brown plate 14 vfu telegraphs 229 circular cancel sg163 c£170 {photo} £40

912 P 1880 1s sg163 plate 13 AB imprimatur, stamp um top marginal good margins, fresh rich colour c£3800 {h} {photo} £1,850

913 ○ 1880 1s sg163 plate 13 vfu well centred neat Mark Lane oval steel reg cancel c£170 {photo} £55

914 ○ 1880 ½d - 5d set of 7 incl both ½d & 2d shades fu sg164-9 c£534 {photo} £75

915 P 1880 1d sg166 imprimatur plate 32 AF top marginal four large margins, stamp um {h} {photo} £215

916 ♦ 1880 1d Venetian red f mint sg166 c£35 {photo} £12

917 P 1880 1d Venetian red sg166 ovpt Specimen type 9 um marginal block of four ‡ {k} {photo} £180

918 ♠ 1880 1½d sg167 um fresh, fine colour {d} {photo} £160

921 ○ 1880 5d indigo vfu, good colour sg169 c£175 {photo} £20

922 ○ 1881 1d 14 dots bluish lilac vfu, crisp squared cds Spec K7(2) c£140 {photo} £35

923 P 1881 1d 16 dots bluish-lilac ovpt Specimen type 9 um corner block of 4, scarce shade Spec K7/2t Hendon cert {k} {photo} £550

924 P 1881 1d lilac 16 dots ovpt Specimen type 9 um RPS cert {photo} £38

925 ♠ 1881 1d lilac 16 dots um blk of 8 {photo} £10

926 P 1881 1d lilac imprimatur line perf 14 plate 28 f mint, tiny soil on nose rare Spec K8o BPA cert c£3200 {d} {photo} £780

927 P 1881 1d lilac plate 150 imprimatur f mint ‡ {h} {photo} £130

928 P 1881 1d lilac14 dots ovpt Specimen type 9 corner block of eight um no marginal rule {k} {photo} £450

929 ♦ 1881 1d pale lilac 14 dots av mint c£225 {photo} £20

930 ♦ 1881 Postal Fiscal 6d wmk 18mm anchors perf 14 sgF25 mint no gum, clip perfs at base & small faults c£400 {photo} £10

931 P 1881 1d sg170s 14 dots lilac ovpt Specimen type 9 um top marginal first setting no marginal rule RPS cert {photo} £60

932 P 1881 1d sg172 imprimatur plate 34 r/h marginal manuscript 34… 21 viii 83 these endorsements only on one stamp per sheet {d} {photo} £195

933 ♠ 1881 1d sg172 variety on ribbed paper vertically, control W um Spec K7/1var Hendon cert {photo} £75

934 ♠ 1881 1d sg173b variety frame broken at bottom corner pair, stamps um {k} {photo} £600

935 1882 Coffee Duty ½d & 10d in vertical pairs imperf at left, super quality (usually stained/damaged) {m } {photo} £230

936 ♦ 1883 2/6d sg175 on blued paper f mint minor wrinkles, weak print at top variety c£6750 {h} {photo} £490

937 P 1883 5s sg176s on blued paper ovpt Specimen type 9 f mint. gum a little patchy in places c£1600 {h} {photo} £200

940 ○ 1883 2/6d sg178 vfu, 1888 thimble cds with faked bluing 'sg175' {photo} £40

941 P 1883 2/6d sg178s lilac ovpt Specimen type 11 um pristine Spec K10/1s RPS cert {h} {photo} £320

943 ♦ 1883 2/6d sg179 deep lilac vf mint corner marginal {k} {photo} £230

944 ♦ 1883 5s rose sg180 f mint c£1100 {h} {photo} £350

945 P 1883 5s sg180 ovpt specimen type 9 a few small flecks of extraneous specimen ink otherwise vf mint {h} {photo} £90

947 ♦ 1883 10s cobalt sg182 f mint c£42,000 {h} {photo} £10,500

948 ○ 1883 10s sg183 deep shade superb used well centred crisp Broad St Birmingham 1888 cds, difficult so fine {i} {photo} £360

950 ♠ 1883 10s sg183a pale-ultramarine um, scarce this fine Spec K14/3 RPS cert {h} {photo} £2,100

951 ♠ 1883 ½d sg187 variety deep slate-blue block of four um bottom marginal unlisted shade variation ‡ {k} {photo} £130

952 ○ 1883 1½ lilac - 4d green vfu cds good colours sg188-92 c£455 {photo} £80

953 ♠ 1883 1½d sg188 block of four vf mint 2x um well centred bottom marginal {k} {photo} £320

954 ○ 1883 2d lilac vfu neat steel reg oval sg189 c£80, also crisp cds 2½d {photo} £15

955 P 1883 2½d lilac sg190 deep shade ovpt Specimen type 9 um pristine {photo} £60

956 ○ 1883 3d lilac sg191 vfu crisp cds c£100 {photo} £20

957 ○ 1883 4d green gu, reasonable colour sg192 c£210 {photo} £10

959 ○ 1883 5d, 6d green fu cds, fairly good colour sg193-4 c£450 {photo} £20

960 ○ 1883 6d & 9d green, reasonable colour otherwise vfu cds sg194-5 c£720 {photo} £60

961 ○ 1883 6d green sg194 vfu, neat reg oval, good colour c£240 {photo} £60

962 P 1883 6d sg194 KT imprimatur good margins f mint, strong colour {d} {photo} £420

964 P 1883 9d green sg195 ovpt Specimen type 9 um good colour c£425 as mm {d} {photo} £190

966 ♦ 1883 1s green sg196 fresh m/mint well centred, fine colour c£1600 {d} {photo} £400

967 P 1883 1s green sg196 perf 12 ovpt Specimen type 9 vf mint well centred Spec K26t {d} {photo} £400

968 ○ 1884 £1 brown sg185 wmk crowns vfu Notting Hill 1889 cds and box cancel well centred, strong colour c£3000 {d} {photo} £600

969 ○ 1884 £1 brown sg186 wmk orbs superb used part 369 strand cds well centred, good colour, scarce in this quality {d} {photo} £2,600

970 P 1884 £1 brown sg186s wmk orbs ovpt Specimen type 11 vf mint, strong colour, seldom seen so fresh {d} {photo} £4,300

971 ♠ 1887 ½d sg187 no control perf margin, brown-orange corner strip of three um, v scarce ex Peter Young Spec KC1 Hendon cert {k} {photo} £1,200

973 ♠ 1887 ½d - 1s (both) um sg197-214 {d} {photo} £475

974 ♠ 1887 ½d control O corner pair break in 'O' appears like a 'C' stamps unmounted mint sg197 true C for O c£200 ‡ {photo} £25

975 ♠ 1887 ½d sg197var v deep vermilion control P corner strip of 3 um scarcer shade Spec K27var Hendon cert ‡ {k} {photo} £200

976 ■ 1887 2½d sg201 fu on neat cover to Paris various 'not reclaimed' & 'returned to sender' markings, nice {photo} £85

977 P 1887 3d sg202 ovpt Specimen type 12 vf mint Spec K32s {photo} £60

980 P 1887 3d sg203 imperf plate proof in black on green, bottom pillar bar marginal, very fresh {i} {photo} £230

981 ♠ 1887 4d sg205 interpanneau gutter block of four um, pristine fresh, scarce in this format {k} {photo} £330

983 ♦ 1887 4d sg205var very pale green & pale brown vf mint scarce shade variety Spec K33var Hendon cert ‡ {d} {photo} £130

984 ♦ 1887 4½d sg206 f mint showing corrosion of SW corner variety - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £50

985 ♠ 1887 4½d um corner pair sg206, r3/5 with NE value square joined to frame, ?constant {photo} £15

986 ♦ 1887 4½d green & deep bright carmine sg206a vf mint c£750 ‡ {d} {photo} £240

987 ○ 1887 4½d sg206a deep bright carmine vfu light 1896 cds, amazing colour, scarce shade Hendon cert c£650 {d} {photo} £220

988 ♦ 1887 5d die 1 sg207 fresh m/mint c£800 ‡ {d} {photo} £145

989 ♠ 1887 6d sg208 block of four um top marginal from first printing, no marginal rule pristine fresh {k} {photo} £200

991 ○ 1887 Jubilee 9d, 10d, 1s green fu sg209 etc {photo} £20

992 ♠ 1887 10d deep dull carmine um sg210a, Hendon cert {d} {photo} £525

993 ○ 1887 10d sg210a deep dull carmine vfu parts Anerley Near Station 1895 cds, scarce shade Spec K39/2 Hendon cert {d} {photo} £165

994 ○ 1887 10d sg210a fu, intense shade, neat hexagonal cds c£250 {photo} £80

995 P 1887 £1 green sg212s ovpt Specimen type 11 vf mint, rich colour {d} {photo} £720

996 ■ 1888 ½d brown postal card small comer fault fine scarce boxed LC late collection cancel ex Samuel ‡ {photo} £45

998 ♦ 1890 Army Telegraphs 1d black on purple corner pair f mint wmk large orb {k} {photo} £95

999 ■ 1890 Set of 5 PTPO ½d pink postal cards with ornate scrolls in diff colours fine unused {photo} £80

1000 ○ 1891 £1 green sg212 MA deep green variety damage to l/h frame vfu, two Gracechurch St 1896 ovals {d} {photo} £280

1001 ■ 1895 1d lilac on fine cover fine Wallington J63 duplex - scarce cancel {photo} £15

1002 ■ 1895 2d reg envelope uprated 1d lilac to London, fine Watton, Norfolk duplex - pretty {photo} £10

1004 ♠ 1900 ½d sg213 variety intense blue-green um pristine fresh rare Hendon shade Spec K28var copy Hendon cert {d} {photo} £390

1005 ♠ 1900 ½d pale dull blue-green sg213var um, gum tone spot, good example of this scarcer Hendon shade {photo} £10

1006 ○ 1900 1s sg214 variety green & carmine-pink superb used Norwich 1901 cds scarcer Hendon shade Spec K41var Hendon cert {d} {photo} £100

1007 ♠ 1900 1s sg214 variety green & carmine-pink um Spec K40/1var, v fine, Hendon cert {d} {photo} £215

1008 ○ 1900 1s sg214 vfu Artillery Place 1901 cds, fine colour c£140 {photo} £46

1009 ■ 1901 2½d Paste-up essay by De La Rue in purple on blue, on small card - fine, BPA cert, c£11000 {a} {photo} £4,250

1010 ○ 1901 VR 'Found Open and Officially Sealed' label, Thornbury 1901 cds - unusual ‡ {photo} £7

1011 ♠ 1902 Fiscals Foreign Bill 2d two different colours purple & reddish-brown in blocks of four, 3x um in each {k} {photo} £110

1013 ♠ 1902 ½d pale yellow-green sg217 spectacular perf variety resulting from paper fold stamp um - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £80

1014 P 1902 ½d sg217 ovpt Specimen type 17 horseshoe um pristine fresh with booklet selvedge scarce Spec M2/1s Hendon cert {d} {photo} £280

1015 ♠ 1902 ½d sg217 variety very pale yellowish-green corner block of four um, scarcer shade Spec M2/1var Hendon cert {k} {photo} £280

1017 ♦ 1902 ½d sg218a wmk inverted S Andrews cross booklet pane vf mint with selvedge, v fresh, perf type E {k} {photo} £390

1018 ♠ 1902 1d sg219 f mint F6 corner blk of 4 2x um with extra perfs error in margin caused by paper fold ‡ {k} {photo} £110

1019 ■ 1902 1d sg219 imperf plate proof in deep green, double impression on thin white card, marginal blk of 4 {k} {photo} £185

1020 ■ 1902 1d sg219 imperf plate proof in very deep green double impression on thin white card side marginal ‡ {photo} £60

1021 P 1902 1d sg219 imperf plate proof in very pale green on buff paper, not listed buff paper, scarce Hendon cert {k} {photo} £215

1022 ○ 1902 1d sg219 parcel post label 5x 1d on reverse vfu Shepherds Bush 1906 cds unusual ‡ {photo} £24

1023 ♠ 1902 1d rose carmine sg219var Spec M5(4) um blk of 4 c£160 {photo} £75

1024 ♠ 1902 1d sg219wi wmk inverted booklet pane of six um good perfs, perf type P, pristine fresh Spec MB5a {k} {photo} £210

1025 ○ 1902 1½d sg221 variety deformed leaf superb used Shoreham 1903 cds Spec M8/1e, RPS cert {d} {photo} £360

1028 ♦ 1902 2d sg229 variety blue green and deep bright-carmine chalky f mint, scarcer shade variety, Hendon cert Spec M12/2var {d} {photo} £140

1029 ♠ 1902 2½d sg231var very pale ultramarine um, new shade not on current Hendon list Spec M16/3var, Hendon cert {d} {photo} £210

1030 P 1902 3d sg232 ovpt Specimen type 15 vf mint ‡ {d} {photo} £160

1032 ♦ 1902 4d sg235 pre-print paper fold variety King's head split vf mint striking & unusual ‡ {i} {photo} £350

1033 ♦ 1902 6d sg245 vf mint paper fold variety splitting King's head ‡ {d} {photo} £140

1034 ♠ 1902 6d sg246var deep slate-purple um pristine fresh, scarcer Hendon shade Spec M 31/2var, Hendon cert {e} {photo} £120

1036 ♠ 1902 9d sg251a variety slate purple and ultramarine OCP um, scarce shade Spec M40var, Hendon cert {e} {photo} £500

1038 ○ 1902 10d sg255 slate purple and carmine (C) block of four superb used, Greyshot 1910 cds {k} {photo} £215

1043 ○ 1902 2/6d lilac, 5s bright carmine fu neat reg ovals sg260, 263 - see webphoto {photo} £55

1044 ♦ 1902 2/6d sg260 lilac f mint {i} {photo} £175

1045 ○ 1902 2/6d sg260 lilac fu Lombard St steel reg oval lovely strong colour c£140 {photo} £26

1046 ♦ 1902 2/6d sg261 dull purple chalky f mint, light horiz gum bend fine colour {photo} £65

1049 ○ 1902 5s bright carmine sg263 vfu cds centred NW c£220 {photo} £55

1050 ♦ 1902 5s carmine sg263 vf mint {i}  £195

1051 ♠ 1902 5s sg263 bright carmine um pristine fresh lovely colour {i} {photo} £720

1052 ■ 1902 5s sg263 die proof in black on glazed card ex De La Rue archives c£3500 {i} {photo} £1,250

1053 ♦ 1902 5s sg264 deep bright carmine vf mint {i} {photo} £220

1054 ○ 1902 5s sg264var intense bright-carmine vgu rubber parcel cancel, amazing colour, rare shade unlisted Hendon Spec M51var Hendon cert {i} {photo} £120

1057 P 1902 10s sg265s ovpt Specimen type 16 vf mint Spec M53s {i} {photo} £240

1058 ♦ 1902 £1 green sg266 f mint, minor wrinkle {e} {photo} £800

1060 ♠ 1902 £1 green sg266 um pristine fresh fine colour {e} {photo} £2,400

1061 P 1902 £1 green sg266s ovpt Specimen 16 um, lovely quality Spec M55s RPS cert {e} {photo} £1,300

1062 P 1903 De La Rue & Co 1d Canada large head die proof dated 8 JUN 03 without endorsement c£4750 ‡ {k} {photo} £1,350

1065 P 1911 Coil trials ovpt cancelled in green and red um wmk large crown - unusual ‡ {photo} £60

1066 P 1911 DLR imperf Minerva head essays in um vert pairs se-tenant different backgrounds, 9 diff colours - rare {k} {photo} £425

1067 P 1911 1d imperf paper trial in scarlet on John Allen special finish paper fine marginal type E see SG vol 2 p90 ‡ {photo} £80

1068 ♠ 1911 ½d sg268 Spectacular misperf um marginal copy marginal rule printed on stamp ‡ {k} {photo} £140

1069 ♦ 1911 ½d sg269 dramatic pre-print paper fold variety splitting King's head f mint ‡ {photo} £65

1070 ♦ 1911 ½d sg270a wmk inverted St Andrew's cross attached pair f mint, good perfs {e} {photo} £210

1071 ♦ 1911 ½d sg271 deep bright green vf mint, scarce shade Spec M3/7, Hendon cert {e} {photo} £215

1072 ♠ 1911 1d sg272 um with major misperf - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £70

1073 ○ 1911 1d sg273 variety very deep rose-red vfu crisp Liverpool 1911 cds tied small piece Spec M6/3var Hendon cert {photo} £75

1074 ♠ 1911 1d intense rose-red perf 14 um sg273var Spec M6(3), Brandon cert c£375 {e} {photo} £150

1075 ♠ 1911 1d sg273var very deep rose-red um, scarce shade listed by Hendon ay £175 Spec M6/2var, copy cert {photo} £105

1076 ♠ 1911 1d sg274var intense rose-carmine um pristine fresh, rare Hendon shade Spec M6/6var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £1,300

1077 ○ 1911 1d sg275a variety aniline-rose (F) deep rose shade vfu Oxford 1911 cds, scarcer Hendon shade Spec M6/7var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £155

1078 ♠ 1911 1d sg275a variety deep aniline-rose (F) um, scarcer shade variety Spec M6/7var, copy RPS cert {photo} £220

1080 ♠ 1911 ½d sg279a p15x14 major frame breaks at left & right plate 64b um strip of three Spec M4/2h Hendon cert {k} {photo} £320

1081 ♠ 1911 ½d p15x14 dull green very blotchy print um marginal sg279var Spec M43(3), Hendon cert {e} {photo} £750

1083 ♠ 1911 1d sg280 intense rose-red p15x14 um scarce shade Spec M7/3 Hendon cert ‡ {e} {photo} £320

1084 ♠ 1911 1d p15x14 deep carmine (scarcer shade) vf mint A11c corner pair 1x um sg281var Hendon cert ‡ {k} {photo} £240

1085 ♠ 1911 2½d sg284 variety double gum corner copy, stamp um, scarce variety Spec M18/3var, Hendon cert {k} {photo} £165

1086 ♠ 1911 4d sg286var intense bright orange um corner example, scarce shade variety Spec M27/3var, Hendon cert {k} {photo} £460

1090 ♠ 1911 1½d sg289var slate purple and deep green (F) um, new shade not current Hendon list Spec M10/7var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £280

1091 ♠ 1911 2d sg290 deformed red marginal rule, usually a flat line, now a squiggle um, unusual {photo} £75

1093 ♠ 1911 2d sg290var very deep dull green and red um, scarcer shade Spec M13var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £330

1094 ♠ 1911 6d sg297 dull-lilac (F) um corner blk of 4, scarce in blks Spec M33/5 Hendon cert {k} {photo} £1,050

1095 ○ 1911 6d dull lilac (F) fu sg297var Spec M33(5) c£140 ‡ {photo} £28

1096 ♠ 1911 6d sg298var deep reddish-purple (F) um, new shade unlisted by Hendon Spec M33var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £210

1097 P 1911 10d sg309s ovpt Specimen type 22 um vertical gum creasing c£375 as mm {photo} £70

1099 ♦ 1911 10d sg310var slate purple and aniline scarlet (F) fresh m/mint, Hendon shade Spec M44/5var, Hendon cert {e} {photo} £160

1102 ○ 1911 2/6d sg315 dull greyish purple (F) vfu, two crisp East Cheap 1912 steel reg ovals fab reaction under UV Spec M50/1 c£450 {i} {photo} £160

1103 ♦ 1911 2/6d reddish purple vf mint sg316 c£300 ‡ {i} {photo} £140

1104 ♠ 1911 2/6d sg317 dark purple um bottom marginal, lovely colour, difficult Spec M50/3 {k} {photo} £480

1105 ♠ 1911 5s sg318 um vertical gum creasing, v fresh {i} {photo} £200

1106 ♠ 1911 5s sg318var deep carmine-red vf mint (almost um) top marginal, scarcer shade Spec M52/2var Hendon cert {k} {photo} £550

1107 ♦ 1911 5s sg318var greenish blue tinted gum vf mint, rare variety listed by Hendon Spec M52/2var Hendon cert {i} {photo} £550

1108 ○ 1911 10s sg319 blue vfu crisp light 1913 steel cds Spec M54/2 c£600 {i} {photo} £280

1109 ♦ 1911 10s sg319 vf mint c£1100 {i} {photo} £550

1110 ○ 1911 £1 deep green sg320 vfu crisp Guernsey 1912 cds {e} {photo} £360

1111 ○ 1911 £1 Lowden forgery 'sg320' fu neat Guernsey cancel, clearly showing the faked impressed wmk see sgvol2 p63 {e} {photo} £770

1112 ♠ 1911 ½d sg321 die 1 variety bright yellow-green um scarcer shade variation Spec N1/5var copy Hendon cert {photo} £75

1113 ♠ 1911 ½d sg321 pre-print paper fold variety back of King's head um marginal - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £25

1114 ♠ 1911 ½d sg325 intense green um top marginal, very rare shade Spec N2/7var, Hendon cert {i} {photo} £630

1115 ○ 1911 ½d sg325var deep yellow-green vfu 1912 cds tied small piece Spec N2/3var, Hendon cert {photo} £70

1116 ○ 1911 1d sg327 first day of issue vfu marginal tied small piece 2x Christchurch JU 22 11 cds - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £45

1119 ♠ 1911 1d sg329 deep bright-carmine control A11 corner strip of three um scarcer shade Spec N8/5 Hendon cert ‡ {l} {photo} £220

1120 P 1911 1d sg329 die 1b imperf plate proof in carmine chalky surface and no wmk, um marginal {k} {photo} £150

1121 ○ 1911 1d die 1b rose-pink fu pair on miniature box 4"x3"x2" addr Windsor Hotel London sg331 unusual c£90 {photo} £20

1123 P 1911 1d sg336 booklet pane of 6 ovpt Specimen type 26 um good perfs Spec NB5u c£3500 as mm {k} {photo} £1,650

1124 ♠ 1911 ½d sg338 bluish-green um scarce shade Spec N4/5 RPS cert {e} {photo} £120

1125 ♠ 1911 ½d sg338 Myrtle-green control B12 corner pair um scarce shade Spec N4/4 Hendon cert ‡ {l} {photo} £260

1126 ♠ 1911 ½d die 2 bluish green sg338var Spec N4(5) um, minor gum fox, copy RPS cert, stained margin to trim off c£200 {photo} £50

1127 ♠ 1911 ½d sg338var deep myrtle green um, scarcer shade Spec N4/4var, copy Hendon cert {e} {photo} £210

1128 ♦ 1911 ½d sg339 partial double print and no cross on crown vf mint, copy RPS cert {j} {photo} £1,200

1129 ♠ 1911 ½d die 2 pale green wmk crown sg339var N4(2) fine blk of 4 2x um c£120 {photo} £40

1130 ♠ 1911 ½d die 2 wmk crown bluish green sg340var Spec N4/5 um copy cert ‡ {photo} £90

1131 ♠ 1911 1d die 2 wmk crown sg341 fine B11 corner blk of 6 perf PP, stamps um c£60++ see webphoto {photo} £28

1132 1911 1d sg341 imperf paper trial on John Allen Special finish paper in scarlet control B.11 corner block of 6, rare with control {o} {photo} £690

1133 ○ 1911 1d die 2 wmk crown fu, no cross on crown variety sg341a c£55 {photo} £15

1134 ♠ 1911 1d sg343 aniline scarlet (F) control B12w corner pair um superb, scarce shade Spec N11/5 Hendon cert {l} {photo} £300

1135 ♠ 1911 1d sg345var pale scarlet um scarcer shade variation listed by Hendon Spec N12/1var copy Hendon cert {photo} £60

1137 ♠ 1911 1d sg350b imperf corner block of four 2x um {l} {photo} £500

1138 P 1912 Post Office Savings Bank 1s ovpt Specimen vf mint Spec POSB2a {i} {photo} £220

1139 ♦ 1912 ½d - 1s f mint incl both 9d sg351-96 {photo} £80

1141 ○ 1912 ½d & 1d sg351/57 vertical coil join pairs vfu light 1914 steel cds fine perfs unusual {photo} £110

1142 ♠ 1912 ½d sg351 dramatic dry-print variety affecting King's head um marginal - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £55

1143 ○ 1912 ½d sg351 green N19(I) pair vfu crisp Liverpool oval reg cancels plate 54c - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £10

1144 ♦ 1912 ½d sg351 pale olive-green control G15 vf mint Spec N14var RPS cert {photo} £65

1145 ♠ 1912 ½d sg351 variety complete postage wmk on vertical interpanneau strip of four um Spec N14yb ‡ {photo} £105

1147 ♠ 1912 ½d sg351var very deep bright green um, scarce shade Spec N14/7var copy Hendon cert {e} {photo} £110

1148 ♠ 1912 ½d sg352 scarcer control W24(P) vf mint (almost um) {l} {photo} £210

1149 ♠ 1912 ½d sg352var on toned wartime paper control I16 corner strip of three um, scarce Spec N14/6var Hendon cert {l} {photo} £280

1150 ♠ 1912 ½d sg353 deep green variety on toned paper um Spec N14/2var copy cert ‡ {photo} £65

1151 ♦ 1912 ½d sg353 very deep green f mint scarce shade Spec N14/5 Hendon cert {e} {photo} £160

1152 ♠ 1912 ½d sg354 variety deep yellow green um pristine scarcer shade Spec N14/8var copy Hendon cert ‡ {photo} £75

1153 ♠ 1912 ½d sg354 variety pale bright yellow-green um, scarcer shade Spec N14var ex Shaida, copy Hendon cert {photo} £100

1154 ♠ 1912 ½d bright yellow-green um sg354var Spec N14(11), had RPS cert but missing c£75 {photo} £35

1155 ♠ 1912 ½d olive-green sg354var um Spec N14(12) copy RPS cert c£200 {photo} £100

1156 ♠ 1912 ½d sg354var deep bright yellow-green um fine colour of this scarcer shade Spec N14/11var copy Hendon cert {photo} £95

1157 ♠ 1912 ½d sg354var dull yellow-green um, scarcer shade Spec N14/8var copy Hendon cert {photo} £75

1158 ♠ 1912 ½d sg354var pale olive-green control H16 um pristine Spec N14/13 RPS cert {l} {photo} £100

1160 ♠ 1912 ½d blue-green um corner copy sg356 good example of this shade but gum crease c£60 {photo} £10

1161 ♠ 1912 ½d blue-green um sg356 c£60 {photo} £22

1162 ♦ 1912 ½d sg356 deep Myrtle-green control K18 vf mint scarce shade Spec N14/16 Hendon cert {l} {photo} £480

1164 ○ 1912 1d sg357 area of missing print variety fu wavy line M&B perfin - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £10

1165 ♠ 1912 1d sg357 booklet pane of 6 good perfs London EC type I wmk inverted um c£200 as mm ‡ {photo} £85

1166 P 1912 1d sg357 colour trial in carmine-lake 'blue geranium' backstamped colour trial H in red um, see page 105 SGvol2 {e} {photo} £430

1167 P 1912 1d sg357 colour trial in Monolite fast scarlet ovpt cancelled T24 1916 trials - p104 SG vol 2 um copy cert ‡ {e} {photo} £240

1168 ♠ 1912 1d sg357 dry-print variety on um control K17(P) unusual ‡ {photo} £65

1169 ♠ 1912 1d sg357 fine marginal strip of 3 with good partial offset 2x um nice display item - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £70

1170 P 1912 1d sg357 imperf ovpt Specimen type 26 um fine four margins Spec N16u {photo} £50

1171 P 1912 1d sg357 ovpt cancelled type 24 top sheet marginal stamp um ditto with 'Cancelled clearly doubled ‡ {photo} £65

1172 ♦ 1912 1d sg357 strip of 3 with fine pre-print paper crease variety causes white line on each f mint ‡ {photo} £45

1173 ♠ 1912 1d sg357 variety four ghost J17 impressions & stamp in r/h margin um Hendon cert {l} {photo} £230

1174 ♠ 1912 1d sg357 wmk inv control V23 P corner block of six 3x um wmk type 2 Spec N16/3b - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £70

1175 ♠ 1912 1d deep brick-red sg357var um minor bend, copy Brandon cert Spec N16(6) c£140 {photo} £60

1176 ○ 1912 1d deep orange-vermilion sg357var Spec N16(16) fiscally used pair, good example of scarce shade c£200 {photo} £15

1177 ♠ 1912 1d pale red sg357var K18(P) single um, also pale rose-red H16 Spec N16(8 & 9) c£52+ {photo} £24

1178 ♦ 1912 1d sg357var pale scarlet vf mint scarcer shade Spec N16/3var copy Hendon cert {photo} £80

1179 ♦ 1912 1d v pale bright vermilion vf mint marginal, scarce shade variety sg357var,Hendon cert {l} {photo} £110

1180 P 1912 1d sg358 imperf trial in red on Multicypher paper endorsed '123' in m/s fine unused c£3250 {i} {photo} £1,500

1181 ○ 1912 1d sg358var rose-pink vfu crisp steel cds scarcer shade Spec N16var, Hendon cert {photo} £50

1183 ♠ 1912 1d sg358wi wmk inverted control K18 corner strip of three um, plate 71 - difficult {photo} £65

1184 ♠ 1912 1d sg359 pale rose-red booklet pane of six um wmk inverted no selvedge Spec N16/9 Hendon cert {photo} £75

1185 ♠ 1912 1d sg359var very pale rose-red um pristine fresh of this scarcer shade Spec N16/9var Hendon cert {photo} £195

1186 ♦ 1912 1d carmine sg360var f mint bend Spec N16/10a newly listed shade, copy RPS cert {photo} £120

1187 ♦ 1912 1d sg360var bright carmine vf mint marginal, scarcer shade Spec N16/11var copy Hendon cert {photo} £95

1188 ♦ 1912 1d sg360var deep rose-carmine + no wmk f mint, scarce combination Spec N16avar Hendon cert {e} {photo} £125

1189 ○ 1912 1d sg360var intense bright carmine-red fu wavy line amazing colour Spec N16/12var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £150

1190 ♠ 1912 1d sg361a variety printed on the back scarlet vermilion block of four um both sides ex Nissen copy RPS cert {l} {photo} £1,100

1191 ♠ 1912 1d orange-vermilion um M19(P) corner strip of 3 sg361var Spec N16(15) RPS cert c£675 {l} {photo} £280

1192 ○ 1912 1d sg361var deep bright orange-vermilion vfu, neat 1919 cancel, scarcer shade Spec N16/16var Hendon cert {photo} £105

1193 ○ 1912 1d sg361var deep bright scarlet-vermilion vfu two 1921 cds scarcer shade Spec N16/14var Hendon cert {photo} £75

1195 ♦ 1912 1½d sg362 very deep red-brown f mint scarce shade Spec N18/4 Hendon cert {e} {photo} £215

1196 ♠ 1912 1½d sg362var bright red brown um scarce shade Spec N18/1var copy Hendon cert {photo} £110

1197 ♠ 1912 1½d sg362var pale chocolate-brown um scarcer shade Spec N18/5var copy Hendon cert {photo} £100

1198 ♠ 1912 1½d sg363 chocolate vf mint (almost um) Spec N18/7 {e} {photo} £175

1199 ♠ 1912 1½d sg364 bright chestnut control T22(P) um Spec N18/14 cert {photo} £60

1200 ♠ 1912 1½d sg364 variety deep bright chestnut um scarcer shade variation Spec N18/14var copy cert {photo} £75

1201 ♠ 1912 1½d bright chestnut um sg364var N18(14) small offset variety c£95 {photo} £30

1202 ♠ 1912 1½d deep yellow-brown um sg364var Spec N18(11) c£125 {photo} £50

1203 ♦ 1912 1½d sg364var bright orange-brown vf mint Spec N18(16) c£60 {photo} £25

1204 ○ 1912 1½d sg364var intense bright chestnut vgu, amazing shade Hendon cert {e} {photo} £100

1206 ■ 1912 2d sg366 bisected on cover for 1d rate tied Finsbury Park 1921 m/c cancel London usage - most unusual {photo} £80

1209 ♠ 1912 2d deep reddish-orange um I16 control single sg367var Spec N19(3) c£160+ {photo} £80

1211 ○ 1912 2d intense bright orange fu sg369var Spec N19(9) c£475 {e} {photo} £110

1213 ♠ 1912 2½d sg371 bright blue worn plate control L18(P) um, margin thin Spec N21/14var Hendon cert {photo} £75

1214 ♠ 1912 2½d sg371 scarce control J.17, stamp um {l} {photo} £650

1216 ♠ 1912 2½d sg371a very deep bright blue control T22(P) um scarce shade Spec N21/5 copy Hendon cert {l} {photo} £460

1218 ♠ 1912 2½d sg371var greyish-blue um scarcer shade Spec N21/17var copy Hendon cert {e} {photo} £300

1219 ♦ 1912 2½d blue f mint Q21(P) control single sg372 c£35 {photo} £17

1220 ♠ 1912 2½d blue um J17 & V23(P) (nibbled perf) control singles sg372 c£42++ {photo} £20

1221 ♠ 1912 2½d blue um sg372, copy RPS cert c£22 {photo} £12

1224 ♦ 1912 3d sg374 dramatic dry print variety massive area of missing print fresh m/mint - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £45

1226 P 1912 3d sg375 ovpt Specimen type 23 vf mint Spec N22t c£250 ‡ {photo} £80

1228 ♦ 1912 3d sg375var deep violet control T22 f mint scarcer shade Spec N22/3var copy Hendon cert {photo} £70

1231 ♠ 1912 4d pale grey-green & deep grey-green um sg378 Spec N23(2) & (3) c£115 {photo} £48

1232 ♦ 1912 4d sg378var bluish slate-green f mint scarce shade Spec N23var Hendon cert {e} {photo} £200

1233 ♠ 1912 4d sg379 pale slate-green control B.13 corner strip of 3 um Spec N23/4 {photo} £60

1234 ♠ 1912 4d sg379 um litho forgery - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £15

1235 ○ 1912 4d sg379 vfu with extensive areas of dry print ‡ {photo} £85

1236 ♦ 1912 4d deep slate-green vf mint sg379var Spec N23(6), copy RPS cert c£175 {photo} £85

1237 ♠ 1912 5d sg381 Spectacular dry print variety caused by two diagonal folds on um corner copy {l} {photo} £80

1239 ♦ 1912 5d sg382var very pale yellow-brown control L18 vf mint, scarce shade Spec N25var Hendon cert {l} {photo} £180

1240 ○ 1912 6d sg384 slate-purple vfu Kirkbrightshire 1913 cds fine colour Spec N26/2 Hendon cert {photo} £46

1241 ♠ 1912 6d sg385 control S.21 corner strip of three, stamps um Spec N25/2 {photo} £50

1242 ○ 1912 6d perf 14 vfu Q.20 single with interesting dry print variety affecting stamp and control sg385a c£110+ {photo} £30

1243 ♠ 1912 6d sg385a error perf 14 control Q.20 corner strip of three um {l} {photo} £230

1244 ♦ 1912 7d sg387 variety pale olive f mint scarce shade variation Spec N27/1var copy Hendon cert ‡ {photo} £90

1246 ♠ 1912 8d sg390 control I16 corner pair, stamps um, pristine Spec N28/1 {photo} £60

1248 ♠ 1912 9d grey-black um sg392var unusual shade, Hendon cert {photo} £60

1249 ♠ 1912 9d sg392wi wmk inverted um marginal clearly showing wmk variety from front {l} {photo} £215

1250 ○ 1912 9d olive-green sg393a fu CLUN, Salop cds c£30 {photo} £10

1251 ○ 1912 9d olive-green vfu cds, ditto 10d sg393a, 394 c£50 {photo} £15

1252 ♦ 1912 9d pale olive-green fresh m/mint sg393b c£120 {photo} £45

1254 ♦ 1912 1s sg395 U23(P) control single f mint c£35 as cheapest basic stamp {photo} £18

1255 ♠ 1912 1s sg395 variety varnish ink um rare variety Spec N32/1d with cert {a} {photo} £1,500

1256 ♠ 1912 1s sg396 dramatic dry print variety on um corner marginal copy most unusual {l} {photo} £125

1257 ♠ 1913 ½d & 1d sg397-8 multiple cypher set um pristine fresh and fine perfs {e} {photo} £480

1258 ○ 1913 ½d and 1d sg397-8 multiple cypher set vfu neat wavy line cancels, good perfs c£400 {e} {photo} £195

1259 ♦ 1913 ½d sg397 multiple cypher coil-join pair f mint, fine perfs Spec N15e c£350 {l} {photo} £120

1260 ♦ 1913 1d sg398 multiple-cypher part control C13 vf mint from coil good perfs, scarce {i} {photo} £280

1261 ♦ 1913 2/6d deep sepia sg399 gum tone minor wrinkle otherwise vf mint c£400 {photo} £90

1262 ♠ 1913 2/6d sg399 deep sepia-brown corner marginal stamp um Spec N63/2 ‡ {l} {photo} £500

1263 P 1913 2/6d sg400 imperf plate proof in brown, final chosen colour, on thin plate-glazed paper without gum or wmk cert c£5500 {e} {photo} £2,400

1264 P 1913 2/6d sg400 Waterlow imperf plate proof in indigo-blue, usual crayon lines on buff no wmk paper {e} {photo} £175

1265 ♦ 1913 5s sg401 rose-carmine f mint c£625 {e} {photo} £220

1266 ♠ 1913 10s sg402 indigo um side marginal superb fresh, scarcer shade Spec N69/2 {e} {photo} £1,300

1267 ♦ 1913 10s sg402 indigo-blue vf mint corner marginal, very fresh {l} {photo} £860

1268 ♦ 1913 £1 sg403 deep green vf mint bottom marginal, scarcer shade BPA cert {l} {photo} £3,300

1269 P 1913 £1 yellowish-green seahorse sg403var Joynson paper colour trial ovpt Cancelled type 24 um v£3250 as mm {a} {photo} £1,950

1270 ♦ 1913 £1 blue-green vf mint sg404 RPS cert c£3500 {f} {photo} £1,800

1271 ♦ 1914 Postage Dues 1s S.21(P) mint control single, gum tone, front v fine c£65 {photo} £20

1272 P 1914 ½d Postage Due sgD1 ovpt specimen type 23 um pristine - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £30

1274 P 1915 KG5 Revenue proofs without dept ovpt, 4d, 2s, £1 in maroon, 2s, 7/6d in green - fine {photo} £85

1275 ○ 1915 2/6d sg405var deep bright yellow-brown vfu several Army PO 1917 cds, shade variety Spec N64#var Hendon cert {f} {photo} £290

1276 ○ 1915 2/6d sg405var very deep yellow-brown fu, purple Dublin 1917 cds, light pressed vert bend, scarcer shade Spec N64/5var Hendon cert {f} {photo} £145

1277 ♠ 1915 2/6d sg406 bright yellow-brown um corner marginal pristine fresh Spec N64/8 ‡ {l} {photo} £375

1278 ♠ 1915 2/6d sg406 yellow-brown vf mint (almost um) lovely colour Spec N64/6 {f} {photo} £160

1279 ♠ 1915 2/6d Cinnamon um sg406var Spec N64/9 with cert c£3750 {f} {photo} £1,800

1282 ○ 1915 2/6d sg408 seal-brown amazing misperf top perf into design tied by Dublin business names cds ‡ {photo} £65

1283 ○ 1915 2/6d very deep brown sg408var vfu centred high Spec N64(11) c£1800, RPS cert {f} {photo} £425

1284 ♠ 1915 5s sg409 carmine um marginal, superb fresh difficult shade Spec N67/2 Hendon cert {f} {photo} £920

1285 P 1915 10s De La Rue deep blue sg411 ovpt Cancelled type 24 um c£3000 {f} {photo} £1,450

1287 ♦ 1915 10s blue sg412 f mint, almost a Bradbury shade! c£3250 {f} {photo} £1,550

1288 P 1916 ½d Colour trial in grey-green ovpt cancelled type 24 um see page 99 Sgvol2, RPS cert {e} {photo} £430

1289 ○ 1917 1d & 6d on parcel post tag tied by indistinct 1917 parcel cancel to Harrow-on-the-Hill unusual ‡ {photo} £20

1290 ■ 1918 1½d brown on cream postal envelope 96x121mm (?unlisted size) - v fine unused {photo} £10

1291 ○ 1918 2/6d pair + 2x 2½d used on insured parcel label to Germany - unusual {m} {photo} £290

1292 ○ 1918 2/6d sg413a olive-brown block of four vfu British PO Constantinople 1919 cds difficult multiple {l} {photo} £260

1294 ♠ 1918 2/6d sg415 reddish-brown block of four um side marginal, lovely quality Spec N65/4 {l} {photo} £1,200

1295 ♠ 1918 2/6d pale brown sg415a um {f} {photo} £190

1296 ♠ 1918 2/6d sg415b major re-entry in bright olive-brown um top marginal rare combo unlisted shade Spec N65r Hendon cert {l} {photo} £1,100

1298 P 1918 5s Bradbury Seahorse sg416 superb corner imprimatur unmounted mint from dry printing of 1926 - a great rarity {l} {photo} £5,750

1299 ♠ 1918 5s sg416 um natural gum wrinkle ‡ {f} {photo} £180

1300 P 1918 5s sg416s ovpt Specimen type 31 in black vf mint, rare Spec N68u c£1200 {f} {photo} £570

1302 ■ 1924 Wembley 1½d lettercard unused {photo} £12

1303 ■ 1924 Wembley 1½d overseas postal card unused {photo} £19

1304 ■ 1924 Wembley 1½d postal envelope fine unused {photo} £12

1305 ♠ 1924 ½ - 1s sg418-29 reference collection of shades 109 um copies, ideal for expansion c£1000+ {photo} £400

1306 ♠ 1924 ½d - 1s set of 12 um sg418-29 {photo} £125

1307 P 1924 ½d sg418 inverted wmk ovpt cancelled type 28 um with booklet selvedge ‡ {photo} £70

1309 ♠ 1924 Block cypher wmk sideways set g-f um 1d straight edge, 2d slight trim sg418a-21b ‡ {photo} £35

1310 P 1924 ½ sg418var corner strip of 6 imperf imprimaturs endorsed 193/890 registration WW RUSHEN 15/4/24' unique c£25500 {n} {photo} £4,800

1311 ♦ 1924 1d D25 control single minor foxing at top otherwise f mint sg419 c£100 {photo} £22

1312 P 1924 1d sg419 booklet pane of six ovpt cancelled type 28 um good perfs Spec NB13u {l} {photo} £260

1313 ♠ 1924 1d experimental wmk sg419b fine B24 corner strip of 3 control um ‡ {l} {photo} £150

1314 ♠ 1924 1d experimental wmk superb um marginal blk of 15 sg419b - impressive {o} {photo} £290

1315 P 1924 1½d sg420 booklet pane of six um ovpt cancelled type 33P upright wmk good perfs ‡ {m} {photo} £350

1316 P 1924 1½d sg420 ovpt Cancelled type 28 booklet pane no selvedge 2x fine um c£675 ‡ {photo} £85

1317 ♦ 1924 1½d sg420 Telephone Service/Airmails letters #9 advert pane of 6 no selvedge good perfs f mint c£225 {photo} £26

1318 ♠ 1924 1½d sg420 variety blob on King's nose pair um Spec N35k RPS cert {e} {photo} £300

1319 ♠ 1924 1½d sg420 variety doubled perfs on l/h side to top corner marginal block of four um ‡ {photo} £40

1320 ♠ 1924 1½d sg420 variety on toned paper control S33 corner pair um - see webphoto ‡ {photo} £25

1321 P 1924 1½d sg420a tête-bêche gutter pair imprimaturs um four large margins, backstamped BPMA {f} {photo} £6,000

1322 ♠ 1924 1½d experimental wmk D25 corner pair stamps um sg420g c£560 {m} {photo} £250

1323 ♦ 1924 2d S33 control single f mint sg421 c£40 {photo} £18

1325 ♦ 1924 2½d sg422 T33 control strip of 3, short margin at left side otherwise f mint c£25 as vf mint singles {photo} £15

1326 ♠ 1924 3d sg423 control G27(P) um corner block of six scarce perf type plate 4 ‡ {m} {photo} £250

1327 ♦ 1924 3d sg423 vf mint V34 perf I/2E {photo} £18

1328 ♠ 1924