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    Lot 43
    Estimate: $550T Realised Price : $500

    1855-67 Range of Imperforate issues on leaves, with 1855 Watermark Large Star 1d (close to just touched and with thins at base), 2d Deep Green and 4d Deep Blue (fine), and 4d Blue (close to touched at upper right); 1856-57 No Watermark 1d (touched at top right), 2d (2, one cut into at top, other clear margins but central thin), 4d shades (4, all touched in places) and 1d pelure paper (close but clear margins); 1858-67 6d Chalon used selection with London prints (4), and 1860-67 shades (7, including Reddish-violet touched at left). SG cat 6700+ (24)


    Lot 44
    Estimate: $160T

    1855 Perkins Bacon 1d Plate Proof in Carmine on Unwatermarked Thick Paper, margins all round, with reduced diagonal manuscript pen line. Ceremuga Certificate (2004) mentions a defect at upper left which is not apparent


    Lot 45
    Estimate: $650T

    1855 Perkins Bacon 2d Plate Proof in Black on wove paper, vertical block of 6 from top of sheet, one unit touched at right and otherwise fine


    Lot 46
    Estimate: $2,200T Realised Price : $1,800

    1855 Watermark Large Star 4d Blue, part original gum with close to large margins all round, short scissor cut in lower left margin not impinging on design, good colour and very fine. With 1995 Brandon Certificate. SG 18, cat 5500


    Lot 47
    Estimate: $1,100T Realised Price : $850

    1855 Watermark Large Star 4d Blue horizontal block of 6 cancelled '48' numerals of Hobart, large margins to cut into in places and with scissor cut in lower left of fourth unit. Scarce, and one of only three recorded blocks of 6. SG 18, cat 780+


    Lot 48
    Estimate: $1,400T

    1856-57 No Watermark 1d Deep Red-brown on Pelure Paper horizontal pair cancelled '64' numerals of Hobart, close to good margins all round, and the right-hand unit showing portions of two double-lined letters of the papermaker's watermark. With RPSL (1973) and Brandon (2003) Certificates. Scarce multiple, with very few examples of the papermaker's watermark being recorded. SG 24, cat 1500++


    Lot 49
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $260

    1857-69 Watermark Double-lined Numerals Imperf 4d Blue, part OG with small to good margins all round, good colour and very fine. SG 37, cat 350


    Lot 50
    Estimate: $325T Realised Price : $250

    1858 6d and 1/- Perkins Bacon Plate Proofs in black on wove paper, each in a horizontal pair, very fine except 6d just touched at right (4)


    Lot 51
    Estimate: $850T

    1858 Perkins Bacon 6d Lilac Plate Proof on Watermark Large Star paper, block of 4 unused without gum and with the usual creases from the only sheet found, very scarce. With 1965 RPSL Certificate. See footnote after SG 128, cat 3000


    Lot 52
    Estimate: $50

    1858 Watermark Double-lined Numerals Imperf 1/- Vermilion horizontal pair margins with three sides and just cut into at top, lightly cancelled. SG 41, cat 150


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