Click here to return to the Millennium Philatelic Auctions home page

Sale No. 63

Keyword Search of Lot Descriptions:

Search by Lot Number:
 



.... Sale 63 unsold lots now available for purchase ....
    Millennium Philatelic Auctions Search

    Barelli Victoria





    [ Symbols and Codes ]

    THE KEN BARELLI CLASSIC VICTORIA, 1850-59 HALF-LENGTHS, 1854-57 LITHOGRAPHED BY CAMPBELL & FERGUSSON, 1D: STONES 4/5 - RETOUCHED

    Lot 1227
    Estimate: $1,000

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [1] retouch to centre of left border in [1-2] pair, touched at two points, faint corner thin in [1]. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1228
    Estimate: $5,000

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [4] retouch to upper right corner, unused, full-margined, faint trace of thin. The catalogue value of 850, less than twice the value of a normal stamp, is highly misleading. Probably less than six unused Stones '4/5' retouches exist. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1229
    Estimate: $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [4] weakness in upper half of right border strengthened, large-margined except where barely shaved right top. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1230
    Estimate: $10,000 Realised Price : $7,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [6] affecting whole length of left border, unused, large-margined, portion of adjoining unit at top, negligible thin. The most celebrated retouch of Victoria, and one of the great lithographic retouches of the British Empire. No other example recorded. Ex Pack, Dale-Lichtenstein

     

    Lot 1231
    Estimate: $1,500 Realised Price : $1,150

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [12] retouch lower left border and corner square, touched at top and base

     

    Lot 1232
    Estimate: $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [13] retouch upper right corner (note weakness lower right corner unattended), large-margined, faint central thin. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Lot 1233
    Estimate: $5,000 Realised Price : $3,800

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [16/22] related retouch extending along right frame, vertical pair tied to piece, barely touched at places. Superb example of the nature of these expansive retouches. Unique. Ex Perry

     

    Lot 1234
    Estimate: $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [19] strengthened lower left corner and border above in vertical pair with [13] which shows unattended extensive flaws to left of head, close at two points otherwise large-margined

     

    Lot 1235
    Estimate: $25,000 Realised Price : $34,000

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [19] 'ONE' completely redrawn and S.W. corner square obliterated by colour, in unused virtually full o.g. block of six [18-13-14/24-19-20], creasing although spectacular. Equal record unused multiple and only recorded example of this retouch. Ex Caspary, Boker, Perry. Illustrated Kellow colour plate 4

     

    Lot 1236
    Estimate: $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [21] strengthening of weakness in left frame and S.W. corner, large-margined. Ex Perry

     

    Lot 1237
    Estimate: $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [21] strengthening of weakness in left frame and S.W. corner in [21-22] full-margined pair. Ex Purves, Perry

     

    Lot 1238
    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price : $1,500

    1d: Printing Stones '4/5' - Retouched (SG 28d) [21] retouch 'RIA' and shading below, full-margined, faint thin, one of the more prominent retouches. Ex Harvey, Perry

     

    Click here to go back to the Contents Page
    [ Previous Category ] [ Next Category ]
    Keyword Search of Lot Descriptions












Welcome to Millennium Philatelic Auctions, auctioneers of stamps, postal history and other philatelic material.
Millennium Philatelic Auctions | PO Box 58, Broadway NSW 2007 AUSTRALIA
E-mail: info@millenniumauctions.com | Phone: + 61 2 9281 4797
ABN: 19 114 833 108 | © 2002-2016 Millennium Philatelic Auctions
Welcome to Millennium Philatelic Auctions, auctioneers of stamps, postal history and other philatelic material.