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    REST OF THE WORLD, GREAT BRITAIN, 1855-1901 SURFACE-PRINTED ISSUES

    Lot 1003
    Estimate: $200

    1855-57 Wmk Large Garter 4d Rose-carmine (2) on 1859 (12 Aug) cover to Zara, Austria. Both stamps tied by London NW duplexes and the face with ''P(aid)'' in oval, ''3d'' accountancy marking and Aachen transit marking. The rear with arrival marking and undated Seymour St/Euston Sq circular handstamp. Few ironed out folds at periphery though still attractive. SG Cat 420

     

    Lot 1004
    Estimate: $120

    1855-57 Wmk Emblems 6d Pale Lilac (small fault), with 2d Blue Plate 5 Perf 14 and 1d Orange-brown on 1857 (9 Jun) small cover Manchester to Ferraro, Italy each tied by Manchester '74' duplex and the face with 'PD' in circle and Calais transit cds. The rear with Paris transit and Ferraro arrival markings. Ironed out crease and wax seal on rear removed though an attractive three-colour franking. SG Cat 465

     

    Lot 1005
    Estimate: $750

    1855-57 Wmk Emblems 1/- Green, SG 72, well-centred and good perfs, large part gum, possibly not original, still a fine unused example of this difficult stamp. Cat 3000

     

    Lot 1006
    Estimate: $80 Realised Price : $125

    1867-80 10d Red-brown Plate 1 [IF] and 2/- Blue Plate 1 [IB], both optd 'SPECIMEN' Type 5, unused (2)

     

    Lot 1007
    Estimate: $2,000

    1867-83 Wmk Maltese Cross 10/- Greenish-grey [FC], SG 128, cancelled by light 'LS/8' barred obliterator, well-centred and very fine. Cat 3200

     

    Lot 1008
    Estimate: $4,000

    1867-83 Wmk Anchor White paper 5 Orange, SG 137, neat central Wigan datestamp and small part corner cds, tiny corner perf tone mentioned only for accuracy. Exceptional centring and a premium stamp

     

    Lot 1009
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1873-80 Wmk Large Garter 8d Orange (wing margin at left) on 1876 (27 Oct) entire London to Calcutta, India additionally franked 1d Plate 158 representing a late fee and both stamps tied by London 'L1' octagonal ds. Few minor blemishes though early and attractive use of this stamp. SG Cat 600

     

    Lot 1010
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $300

    1883-84 White paper 2/6d Deep Lilac [KC], SG 179, a couple of characteristic gum skips do not detract from this fine and fresh unmounted example. Cat (for hinged) 825

     

    Lot 1011
    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $525

    1883-84 White paper 5/- Crimson [HE], SG 181, well-centred and fresh colour, full unmounted gum. A superb stamp. Cat (for hinged) 975

     

    Lot 1012
    Estimate: $175

    1883-84 White paper 10/- Ultramarine, SG 183, short perf at top, neat Manchester/Telegraphs cds, good colour. Cat 525

     

    Lot 1013
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $1,000

    1888 Wmk Orbs 1 Brown-lilac [FD], SG 186, minor tone spots on reverse barely apparent on face, Eccles OC 3 89 cds and boxed telegraphic cancel, full perfs and of fine appearance. Cat 4250

     

    Lot 1014
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $320

    1887-92 Jubilee d to 1/-, incl 1900 d and 1/- colour changes, SG 197/214, few gum creases, otherwise fine unmounted, ten marginal mounted in selvedge only (14). Cat (for hinged) 650

     

    Lot 1015
    Estimate: $250

    1887-92 Jubilee d to 1/-, incl 1900 d and 1/- colour changes, SG197/214, housed in brown vinyl 'Kenmore' Commemorative Folder, fine mint (14). Cat 650

     

    Lot 1016
    Estimate: $75 Realised Price : $70

    1887-92 Jubilee d Orange-vermilion on 1899 (25 Sep) postcard London to St Petersburg. The article taxed, returned to sender (London arrival 12.10.1899) and Russian official label pasted over at left. Peripheral faults though an uncommon example of a postal article refused on account of tax

     

    Lot 1017
    Estimate: $75 Realised Price : $60

    1887-92 Jubilee 4d Green and Deep Brown tied by two strikes of the Clapham SE (London) cds on 1890 (12 Jun) cover to Toowoomba, Queensland. Few opening faults and defective flap however a scarce solo franking, representing the rarely used long sea route, to an uncommon destination

     

    Lot 1018
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $380

    1887-92 Jubilee 1 Green [AA], SG 212, cancelled by neat strike of oval 'REGISTERED/ THREADNEEDLE ST.' datestamp. Very fine. Cat 800

     

    Lot 1019
    Estimate: $750

    1887-92 Jubilee 1 Green optd 'SPECIMEN' Type 11, SG Spec K17t 950, (normal SG 212 Cat 4000), superb

     

    Lot 1020
    Estimate: $60

    1887-92 Jubilee 1890 Post Office Jubilee hand-drawn and coloured design in gilt glassed frame 28 x 30cm (defective) bearing 1840 1d, 1841 1d (imperf & perf), 1858 2d, 1864 1d, 1881 1d, 1887 Jubilee 1d, 3d, 5d & 6d - all used except 1881 1d. Unusual


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