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    THE KEN BARELLI CLASSIC VICTORIA, 1850-59 HALF-LENGTHS, 1850-53 LITHOGRAPHED BY THOMAS HAM, SECOND STATE OF DIES - 3D RETOUCHED

    Lot 1043
    Estimate: $7,500 Realised Price : $9,000

    3d Retouched: Type [2] retouch affecting lower right corner, not recorded by Purves, fine unused, full-margined, close lower right. Amongst the 'about twenty' unused recorded, very few are retouches. Ex Pack, Goodell, Perry

     

    Lot 1044
    Estimate: $600

    3d Retouched: Type [2] retouch left frame 1.5mm above 'U' in S.W. corner, SG 7a, Purves 'i', thinning, portion of adjoining unit at base. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1045
    Estimate: $2,000

    3d Retouched: Type [2] weakness in lower left border strengthened by drawing-in of a new top line for S.W. corner square in strip of four [2-5], SG 7a, Purves 'ii', small scissor-cut in margin at two points, slight thinning in two. Ex Pack, Wawn, Perry

     

    Lot 1046
    Estimate: $600

    3d Retouched: Type [2] strengthening of lines of shading to immediate upper right of crown, SG 7a, Purves 'iii', margins except where touched at left top. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1047
    Estimate: $750

    3d Retouched: Type [4] retouch in right border about opposite Queen's shoulder, SG 7a, Purves 'i', unused, tapered into at lower right. Ex Wawn, Perry

     

    Lot 1048
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $380

    3d Retouched: Type [4] retouch in right border about opposite Queen's shoulder, SG 7a, Purves 'i', large-margined three sides, thinned, tear at top. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1049
    Estimate: $1,000

    3d Retouched: Type [4] affecting an area of 3.5 x 5mm in lower right corner, SG 7a, Purves 'ii', attractive example of one of the more prominent retouches, barely touched at lower right corner. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1050
    Estimate: $750

    3d Retouched: Type [4] retouch S.E. corner square and area to immediate top and left, SG 7a, full-margined, rare use of Camperdown datestamp as a canceller. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1051
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $575

    3d Retouched: Type [6] retouch immediately below the cross in N.E. corner square, SG 7a, full-margined, two minute pinholes. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1052
    Estimate: $10,000 Realised Price : $10,000

    3d Retouched: Type [6] retouch immediately below the cross in N.E. corner square in [6-7] pair, SG 7a, (scissor-cut at top in margin between), [7] showing prominent secondary variety at upper right, trimmed at base, together with eighth printing 2d cinnamon singles (SG 17) tied by Butterfly '17' to 1851 (10 Nov) cover Lake Colac to Hobart, paying 10d double Inland/Ship Letter rate. Small cover faults although very few covers recorded bearing a retouch. Ex Perry

     

    Lot 1053
    Estimate: $7,500 Realised Price : $7,000

    3d Retouched: Type [7] retouch at right of veil affecting an area 3-4mm across, SG 7a, Purves 'i', unused, remarkably large-margined, portion of adjoining unit at right. Ex Frazer (wherein it realised 3680)

     

    Lot 1054
    Estimate: $1,000

    3d Retouched: Type [7] retouch at right of veil affecting an area 3-4mm across, SG 7a, Purves 'i', large-margined. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1055
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $380

    3d Retouched: Type [7] retouch in left border in line with sceptre, and across right border, opposite the middle of the sleeve, SG 7a, Purves 'ii', full-margined, creased, thinned. Ex Goodell, Perry

     

    Lot 1056
    Estimate: $750

    3d Retouched: Type [9] heavy lines across a white area in background immediately over elbow at right, SG 7a, Purves 'i', large-margined except where barely touched left top, tied to piece. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1057
    Estimate: $500

    3d Retouched: Type [9] retouch head of sceptre and area to its left, SG 7a, Purves 'ii', margins except at top where slightly trimmed. Ex Perry

     

    Lot 1058
    Estimate: $1,000

    3d Retouched: Type [9] affecting a triangular area below the 'A' about 3 x 5mm across, SG 7a, Purves 'iv', full-margined, very large two sides, one of the more prominent retouches in this printing. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1059
    Estimate: $7,500 Realised Price : $5,750

    3d Retouched: Type [9] redrawn 'THREE' and shading above, SG 7a, Purves 'v', unused, full-margined, barely shaved at left. One of the more celebrated items amongst the retouches. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

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