The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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Spink London

Date & Time
Wednesday 29th January 2020 - 02:00pm  
Thursday 30th January 2020 - 10:30am  

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Monday 27 January 2020 at 10.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 28 January 2020 at 10.00am - 5.00pm

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Abu DhabiAerogrammes: 1964-71 selection of 12 different, 1964 30 n.p., 1967 30f. on 30 n.p. (both with dot variety), 1967 40f., 1971 30f. on 20f., 50f. on 40f., etc., all unused; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1937-61 largely mint collection including 1937 Dhow set and a few mint multiples to 3½a., 1939-48 mint and used sets, the former with some additional values to 10r., and 1951 range with all values in mint imprint and/or plate number strips of five; generally good to fine. Cat. c.£2,800Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1951 (Oct.) 15c. on 2½a. deep ultramarine, variety surcharge double, fine very lightly mounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1964). S.G. 38a, £1600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AdenKathiri State of Seiyun1946 Victory 2½a. blue, error surcharge inverted, unmounted mint from the upper-left corner of the sheet (hinged in the margin only); fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1993). 13a, £1,300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Afghanistan1873-74 Shahi black, blocks of thirty (5x6) being the upper and lower halfs of the sheet on paper with "pro-bono/universal foolscap" watermark, unused; fine. S.G. 13Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Antigua1882-1953 small mint range on stockpages including 1882 CA 4d., 1884-87 CA 1d. to 6d., 1903-07 CC ½d. to 2/6d. top right corner examples with plate number and 5/-, 1921-29 MCA 3d. to £1 and Script ½d. to 4/-, 1932 Tercentenary ½d. to 5/-, 1935 Jubilee 1d. lower left corner block of four with diagonal line by turret, 1938-51 ½d. to 5/- and 1953-62 ½c. to $2.40. Fresh and fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1924-33 ½d. (2) with varieties cleft rock and broken mainmast, and 2d. (fault at top) with variety torn flag, used. S.G. 10a, 10c, 13b, £975Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1938-53 perf. 13 1d. black and yellow-orange, variety mountaineer flaw, mounted mint. S.G. 39ba, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Australia1913-53 mint and used collection in two albums, on pages etc. in a small box including a red Senator album consisting of a specialised collection of King George V Heads including 1913-14 1d. red with minor varieties as mint singles, pairs, blocks of four and as large as nine, 1914-20 1d. red mainly used selection with varieties and shades, other 1914-20 issues with shades and varieties, 1924-25 1d. sage-green mainly mint specialised collection with singles, pairs, blocks of four, six, nine, twelve, fifteen and eighteen, 1930 Surcharges with varieties, pairs, blocks etc., 1931-36 set o...

(x) Australia1971 (Sept.) Aboriginal Art 20c. with blue omitted, fine unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 494ac, £1300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1979 (July) Little Grebe 20c. top marginal block of four with yellow (beak and eye) omitted, fine unmounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (2009). S.G. 673a, £760. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1833-1947 a collection of seventy-eight covers, cards or fronts and a quantity of pieces housed in two binders contained in a carton, including a few pre-stamp entires, 1850-54 6k. and 9k. on entire to Amsterdam, 1k., 6k., 9k. (2) on entire letter to Gibraltar, 1858-59 2k. on local Trieste entire letter, 2k. and 3k. black on entire to Botzen, 15k. on front to Malta, redirected and additionally franked Tuscany 40c. (2), 15c. on front to Malta, redirected and additionally franked Tuscany 80c., 1860-61 2k. on entire to Naples, 1863 perf. 14 2k., 10k. with 1863-65 perf. 9½ 1k. brown pair on...

Austria1850 (19 Sept.) entire to Innsbruck franked Hand Paper 2k. black vertical strip of three and 3k., all with large to very large margins all round, Trieste barred oval cancellations, arrival on the reverse; superb. S.G. 2, 3. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1853 (8 April) printed local entire letter franked Hand Paper 2k. black, good to very large margins and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at left, framed Trieste cancellation and red barred oval arrival datestamp on the reverse; clean horizontal filing fold, superb. A rare single franking. Ferchenbauer Certificate (1987). S.G. 2, PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1854 Machine Paper 1k. lemon-yellow, used with Lombardy Venetia Machine Paper 10c. black, each with margins all round, on small piece with Trieste circular cancellations; fine. A very rare mixed franking. Ferchenbauer Certificate (2004). S.G. 6, Lombardy 6. Photoprovenance:Dr. JergerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustriaLombardy Venezia 1854 Hand Paper 15c. red, very large margins all round, tied to small entire to Gorz by framed Trieste/26/7 cancellation, arrival datestamp on reverse fine and scarce use of Lombardy in Trieste. S.G. 3. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1859 (7 Sept.) entire letter to Verona, endorsed "p Vapore", franked Lombardy Venetia 1858-62 15s. blue, type II (3, arranged as a strip), arrival datestamp on the reverse; fine and scarce use of Lombardy stamps in Trieste. Fiecchi (1976) and R. Diena (2007) Certificates. S.G. 21b. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1860-61 2k. yellow, used with Lombardy Venetia 1858-62 3s. black type II, hinged on small piece, Trieste circular date stamp cancellations, fine. A rare mixed franking. A. Diena Certificate (1976). S.G. 33, Lombardy Venetia 17B. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1863-64 perf. 9½ 3k. green, 15k. brown used with Lombardy Venetia 1864 perf. 9½ 3s. green on piece, oval Triest cancellations; a trifle soiled but fine and a very rare combination franking. Signed Fiecchi, A. Diena, Matl and with Ferchenbauer Certificate (2004). S.G. 46, 49, Lombardy Venetia 33. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1863 (6 Jan.) entire to Brescia franked 1860-61 perf. 14 3k. green, 15k. blue, Lombardy Venetia 1858-62 3s. green type II, framed Trieste 1/6 cancellations and the "p.d." alongside, transit and arrival datestamps on reverse; despite a slight crease affecting one of the stamps, superb and absolutely unique. A wonderful two issue combination cover of great beauty. Signed Mondolfo, Colla, Ferchenbauer. S.G. 33, 37 Lombardy Venetia 18B. Photoliterature:Illustrated on page 214 of "Mischfrankaturen" by Dr. Anton JergerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Te...

Austria1865 (2 May) entire letter to Vienna franked Lombardy Venetia 1863 perf. 14 15s. brown, oval trieste/2/5 cancellation, arrival c.d.s. on reverse; superb use of Lombardy Venetia in Austria, the 15s. is particularly rare. Ferchenbauer (1991) and Bottacchi (2008) Certificates. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1865 (9 May) entire letter to Alexandria, Egypt, franked Lombardy Venetia 1864 perf. 9½ 3s. green (two pairs and a single), oval Trieste cancellations, arrival c.d.s. (17.5) on reverse; a trifle soiled but an incredibly rare used of Lombardy Venetia issues in Austria. A rare destination and a unique franking.E. Diena (1991) and Colla (2004) Certificates. S.G. Lombardy Venetia 33. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1866 (29 March) envelope to Bologna franked 1863-64 perf. 9½ 15k. brown vertical pair and Lombardy Venetia 1863 perf. 14 2s. yellow, oval Trieste cancellations, arrival datestamp on the reverse; fine and an extraordinarily rare combination of issues. Unique and beautiful. Signed Fiecchi, E. Diena and Sorani. Ferchenbauer Certificate (2004). S.G. 49, Lombardy Venetia 27. PhotosSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1867 (2 Aug.) entire to Milan franked 1863-64 perf. 9½ 2k. green vertical pair and Lombardy Venetia 1863 perf. 14 10s. blue, oval Trieste cancellations with "p.d." alongside and with transit and arrival markings on the reverse; fine. An extremely rare mixed franking. E. Diena (1982) and Boule (2000) Certificates. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Austria1868 (11 Dec.) 5kr. red postal stationery envelope to Greece, oval Trieste cancellation, "AFF.INSUFF" handstamp, on arrival taxed by 1862-67 5L., 10L. and 40L., margins all round to a little cut into, with Ceffalonia cancellations; a few minor imperfections but a very unusual and rare combination cover. P. Holcombe Certificate (1986). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AustriaLombardy Venetia, selection of 42 covers or pieces in a small red binder, issues from 1850, Postal Fiscals, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1859-60 1d. imperforate plate proof block of four in black on card with mostly large margins, the lower pair with light horizontal crease not affecting fine appearance. A scarce multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1880 (16 Mar.) envelope to New York, bearing 1876 CC perf 14 4d. bright rose cancelled "A05", showing New York "due/3/u.s. currency" d.s. (22.3) with U.S. Postage Due 3c. affixed alongside and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps. A neat and attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Columbus 4d. block of four with margin at left, the top right stamp showing variety "coiumbus" (R.5/2), fine unmounted mint. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2013). S.G. 168a, £1200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Columbus 4d. block of four, the top right stamp showing variety "coiumbus" (R.5/2), fine mint with large part original gum. B.P.A Certificate (1999). S.G. 168a, £1200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahrain1948 Olympic Games 2½a. on 2½d. ultramarine, variety surcharge double (R.9/3), fine unused with large part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (2000). S.G. 63a, £3500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 (1d.) blue block of ten (5x2) with margin at left, fresh and fine unused with large part original gum (lower row unmounted). S.G. 3, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bechuanaland1932 ½d. to 10/-.mint; sound. S.G. 99-110, £500Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BechuanalandPostage Due Stamps1926 used trio, 1d. and 2d. mint control blocks of six (lower left 1d. with distorted "p" in "protectorate), and 1932 trio in used blocks of four, each on small piece cancelled with Lobatsi 1943 datestamp. S.G. D1-D6, £875. Also 1888 imperforate Fournier reproduction overprinted "Facsimile"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Belgium1849-2002 mint and used collection housed in three green LIghthouse albums and a black binder, contained in a carton, including 1849 Epaulette 10c., 20c., imperf. Medallions to 40c. (2), 1865-66 1f. (2), 1869-80 1f., 1893-1900 to 2f. (2), 1895-1908 10c. to 2f., 1910 and 1911 Exhibition sets, 1912 with values to 5f., 1915-22 5f. "Franken", 1918 Red Cross set, 1919-20 Helmet set, 1921 5f. miniature sheet of 4, 1928 Orval, 1929 Orval restoration set, 1930 Antwerp miniature sheet, 1931 Disabled soldiers sheet, 1933 Cardinal Mercier set, 1932 Infantry Memorial, 1934 Anti T-B, 1935 Brussels...

Belgium1849-1937 mint and used selection on stockpages, including 1849 Epaulette 10c. (4), 20c. (8), 1849-50 framed LL 40c. (2), later imperf. and perf. Medallions to 40c., 1865-66 1f. (2), 1869-80 5f. yellow-brown unused, 5f. red-brown unused and another with savings bank roulette, 1893-1900 2f. (2 unused and 3 used), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 perf 14 2/- deep purple and ultramarine on deep blue (unmounted), 2/6d. black and red on grey-blue, 5/- green and red on yellow, 10/- green and deep lake on pale emerald and line perf 14¼ 2/6d. black and red on grey-blue (centred to upper left), fine mint. Cat. £1380Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1938-53 perf 14, 2/6d. black and red on pale blue, a lower right corner pair with plate number, the right stamp showing broken lower right scroll, very fine unmounted mint (hinged in the margin only). S.G. 117b/be, £670. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1890 surcharged on stamps of Great Britain, the set of three, the ½a. and 1a. with part original gum, the 4a. unmounted mint and with B.P.A. (1983). Also two "used" forgeries. S.G. 1-3, £1,375Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1890-95 "Sun and Crown" ½a. to 5r. set of fifteen with ½a. (2), 1a., 2½a. (2), 3a. shades and 4½a. brown-purple, unused with part original gum, 2r. to 5r. set of four forgeries "unused" and "used" together with "unused" 5r. imperforate; 1894 (Nov.) 5a. on 8a. and 7½a. on 1r. handstamped "specimen", 5a. on 8a pair and 7½a. on 1r. unused with part original gum and forgeries on both values, 1895 (Jan.) 5a. and 7½a. both handstamped "specimen", 5a. (2) and 7½a. unused with part original gum; generally good to fine. Cat. £950+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to...

British East Africa1890-95 2r. (forgery), 4r. and 5r., 1897 on Zanzibar 1a. and 1897 1r. dull blue, unused with part gum; 1895 3a., 1896-1901 4a. and 5r., 1897 on Zanzibar 1a., 4½a. and 7½a., and 1897-1901 1r. dull blue, 2r., 3r. and 5r. (postmark not guaranteed) usedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895 (Feb.) "½ Anna TECR" on 3a. (marginal), unused with part original gum and used, together with a forged unused "1 Anna TECR" on 3a. black on bright red and S.G. 23 and 26, all three "used". An interesting groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895 (July) handstamped "british/east/africa" ½a. to 5r. set of fifteen and (29 Sept.) 2½a. on 4a. dull violet, unused with part to large part original gum; all considered genuine though not guaranteed and sold as is. S.G. 33-48. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895-96 on India ½a. to 5r. set of fifteen with additional 4a. slate-green and 8a. magenta, unused with part to large part original gum; generally good to fine. S.G. 49-63, 55b, 57c, £770Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895-96 on India 1r. green and aniline carmine, variety overprint double, one sideways, part original gum; sound. S.G. 60d, £425. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895-96 on India 2r., 3r. and 5r., all with small overprint for use as specimen stamps for the UPU, unused with part to large part original gum. A scarce trio. Cat. £500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1895 (Dec.) "2½" on 1½a. sepia together with UPU "specimen" overprint Types 12, 13 and 14 in brown-red, mint; the first with a couple of light fox marks, the "specimen" trio fine. S.G. 64, £605Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1896-1901 ½a. to 5r. set of fifteen overprinted "specimen" and issued stamps set of fifteen with additional 1a. (2), 2½a. and 1r. shades, part to large part original gum and generally good to fine. S.G. 65-79, £935Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1897 (2 Jan.) on Zanzibar set of six and UPU distribution set of six (additional 4½a. with hand-painted flags) with stop after "Africa", unused with part to large part original gum and generally good to fine. Also 2a. on 1895 (3 Jan.) Powter envelope from Mombasa addressed locally. S.G. 80-85, etc., £700+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1897 (2 Jan.) on Zanzibar surcharges set of six, and UPU distribution with stop after "Africa." 2"½" Type 14 on 1a. and "2½" on 3a. Type 14, unused (issued "2½" Type 14) or with part original gum. S.G. 86-91, etc., £1,300Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1897-1903 1r. to 50r. set of eight, each overprinted "specimen", part to large part original gum; fine. S.G. 92-99, £915Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East Africa1897-1903 1r. (4 including the three listed shades) to 10r., unused with part to large part original gum, 20r. and 50r. (watermark reversed) fiscally used, generally fine. S.G. 92-99, £3,060. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East AfricaCovers1902 (21 Jan.) envelope registered from Machakos to Leipzig, bearing 1896 ½a. yellow-green and 4a. deep green tied by two double-ring datestamps and with registration handstamp at left, Mombasa (23.1) and faint arrival datestamp on reverse; scarce and attractive. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British East AfricaCovers1903 (12 Dec.) envelope (with contents) registered from Kisumu to England, bearing 1896 3a. grey (faint toning in one corner) neatly cancelled by double-ring datestamp with a further strike and registration handstamp at left, London Registered oval transit datestamp at foot, Mombasa and Altringham datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1767 (28 May) entire letter from James Bourke to Samuel and William Vernon, merchants in Newport, Rhode Island, at that time a British Colony; the contents headed "Hondoras" include "I have one hundred Tons Logwood on board and am in hope to get the rest very soon. I have three men up the River and heard yesterday they are all coming down sick which if they do I shall be very badly of. I have had three men sick on board for this some time but they are better now." An exceptionally early letter from the area known as "Belize". An earlier letter i...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1789 (10 Nov.) entire letter from Captain George Faith to a London timber merchant, sent on the ship "Grange" and rated "1/7", carried to Liverpool with fine "liverpool/ship" handstamp (S1) applied on face and with London arrival datestamp (18.2) on reverse, a transit time of 100 days. PhotoNote: The 1788 Treaty of London allowed British subjects to occupy the territory for logging and subsistence farming. Commercial crops were prohibited. The land remained under Spanish sovereignty. Captain Faith was in charge of a group of reformed pirates, wh...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1790 (3 July) entire letter headed "St. George's Key" from Captain George Faith to a London timber merchant, sent on the ship "Marchant" and rated "9", carried to Dover with fine "dover/ship lre" handstamp (S3) applied on face and with London arrival datestamp (1.9) on reverse; interesting contents include "Here is a report come from Jamaica informing us of a war with Spane [sic], which has alarmed the merchants so that the send for most part of the negro[es] from the works [here] . PhotoNote: Written from St. George's Caye which was desirable r...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1798 (5 Oct.) entire letter (re-inforced folds and a little soiled) from James Gordon, a Captain in the Honduras Militia "care of Capt. Edwards Ship Eagle" to Thomas Gibbs in London giving a first-hand account of the Battle of St. George's Caye, rated "9" and with faint "portsmouth/ship-lre", arrival datestamp (12.1) on reverse. A very important historical document giving an eyewitness account of the action and with an extract transcript available. PhotoNote: The Battle of St. George's Caye was a key event in the history of British Honduras. Pri...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1813 (Set./Oct.) entire "p Ship Charming Kitty" to Yorkshire, rated "1/5" and with fine oval-framed "ship-letter/Crown/falmouth" (S4) in red, only struck in red from 1812-14; the remaining page of text refers to plague in Belize in the aftermath of a hurricane some five weeks earlier, this being the hurricane of August 1813. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1821 (12 July) entire docketed as from "L.E. Williams, Honduras" to London, rated "2/8" and showing, on reverse, step-type "folkstone/ship letter" crossed by a filing crease and light arrival datestamp (13.9), and 1843 entire ex the Huth correspondence to London, rated "8" and showing, on reverse, London "ship letter" handstampSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1826 (13 June) entire from missionary Thomas Wilkinson "p Elizabeth" to London, rated "1/4" and showing fine step-type "deal/ship letter" (S8), arrival datestamp (17.8) on reverse, and 1830 (30 Jan.) entire letter ex the Huth correspondence from Belize forwarding agent Charles Evans relating to consignments of indigo and related correspondence from Guatemala, rated "3/2" and showing, on reverse, step-type "ship-letter/plymouth" (S6) and arrival datestamp (8.5)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1844 (20 Nov.) entire (no side panels) from Belize forwarding agent Francisco Camoyano to London, rated "1/-" and showing "belize" double-arc datestamp in red crossed by filing crease), and 1849 (27 Nov.) missionary entire (less one side panel) to London, rated "2/-" and showing on reverse superb "belize" double-arc datestamp alongside arrival datestamp (21.1)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1856 (17 July) "prepaid" envelope to Jamaica, showing a good strike of the Crowned Circle "paid/at/belize" handstamp and, on reverse, Belize double-arc datestamp and Kingston arrival datestamp (23.7); a little soiled though a very presentable example of this rare handstamp. S.G. CC1, £4,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1860 (17 July) entire (no side flaps) to Ryde, Isle of Wight, rated "5" and "6" and showing a fine strike of the rare "belize/paid" in red with code "c" (PD2), London Paid transit datestamp (12.8) at lower left, arrival datestamp (13.8) on reverse. The earliest recorded date of use of this rare code C datestamp of which less than ten examples are recorded, Photoprovenance:H. Barnstone, June 1980Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1861 (15 Dec.) entire to Edinburgh, rated "5" and showing a good strike of the rare "belize/paid" in red with code "c" (PD2) over-cancelled London Paid transit datestamp (14.1), arrival datestamp (16.1) on reverse. The latest recorded date of use of this rare code C datestamp of which less than ten examples are recorded, Photoprovenance:H. Barnstone, June 1980Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1861-64 entire letters ex the Lanman correspondence to New York, handed to ships captains for carriage to USA and placed into the post there, one "Per Honduras" and one "pr James Welch", both showing circular-framed "5", and two "Pr Pallas" with one showing "new york ship letter/4" datestampSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and Handstamps1863 (14 Sept.) entire carried on the Teviot to Edinburgh, rated "11" (due to London from the rate of 1/-) and showing a fine strike of the "belize/paid" datestamp with code "a" (PD2), arrival datestamp (14.10) on reverse; attractive. PhotoNote: The Belize Paid datestamp with code letter C was replaced in 1862 with a slightly different instrument with code ASubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1858 (15 Sept.) large part entire from London to Lieut. Holmes of the Royal Artillery bearing 1855-57 wing-margin 6d. lilac cancelled with "76" duplex and with Belize double-arc datestamp (B2) on reverse, and 1859 (15 Feb.) entire letter ex he same correspondence, rated "6" and showing Lombard St. datestamp at right, the reverse with Belize double-arc datestamp (B2); fold faults though a scarce pair as few incoming letters have survived prior to 1860Note: Lieut. Holmes, who served with The 2nd. West India Reg...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1865 (16 Feb.) entire (no side flaps) from London to Belize, rated "1/-" with "1d." handstamp (amount due to the Colony ) alongside, bearing 1865 1/- green Plate 4 cancelled "19" and with Lombard St. datestamp alongside, the reverse with Belize BSC2 datestamp (2.4, the earliest recorded date of use); most attractive. Photoprovenance:Ed Addis, March 1991Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1871 (Apr.) entire letter carried privately to St. Thomas whence forwarded by Lamb & Co. with their cachet in red on face and reverse, 1873 front bearing 1873 1/- green Plate 7 cancelled with "89" duplex and 1875 front bearing 1d. cancelled "25", all three from London to Belize showing arrival datestamp (BSC2) on faceNote: The first with contents lobbying support to influence the route of the next mail contract. The writer favoured the route via New Orleans instead of the route via Jamaica. In 1872 the RMSP c...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1874 (9 Jan.) entire letter from London "p Mail Str Nile" to Belize, rated "1/-" and showing Lombard St. datestamp in red and a light strike of the very rare "belize" 23½mm. datestamp (BSC3, only recorded in 2000), the earliest recorded example of the three known. PhotoNote: The text includes mention of the possible loss of two vessels with the "Cornwall" wrecked off Key West, and them now awaiting the arrival of the "Danish Beauty"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsIncoming Mail from the United Kingdom1874 (9 Feb.) entire letter from London "p R. M. Str. Moselle" to Belize, rated "2/-" and showing Lombard St. datestamp in red and a superb strike of the very rare "belize" 23½mm. datestamp (BSC3, only recorded in 2000), the latest recorded example of the three known. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1835 (27 May) entire letter from Belize forwarding agent Francisco Camoyano to Guatemala and showing "4" (19mm. high) charge handstamp, comprising 2 Reales due to each country, and 1839 (14 Oct.) fragile entire from London to Guatemala, manuscript "2/2" packet letter endorsement at upper left and with despatch datestamp on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1851 (17 Sept.) entire letter from Belize forwarding agent Francisco Camoyano to Guatemala and showing "4" (14mm. high) charge handstamp. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1852 (1 Sept.) entire letter from Guatemala to Paris, no marks of origin so probably carried privately to Belize and posted there, showing "15" (decimes) handstamp (deleted), framed "colonies/&c art 13." handstamp and "angl/2/calais" datestamp (19.10) on face, the reverse with Belize double-arc datestamp (16.9) across join, , London and Paris datestamps. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1860 (16 Oct.) entire letter from London to Guatemala, no marks of origin and struck in transit with rare oval handstamp of Belize forwarding agent Antonio Mathe and "4" (13mm. high) charge handstamp; minor faults on reverse though an attractive British Honduras f.a.c. cover. Photoprovenance;Drs. Harper, March 2009Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1862 (16 May) entire letter from London to Guatemala, bearing 1855-57 6d. lilac cancelled "12", showing "1" due to Belize Post Office, "6" Reales handstamp and, on reverse (part flap missing), despatch datestamp in blue and a light strike of the Belize datestamp (BSC1); one of five examples of this rare datestamp recorded and the earliest to Guatemala. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1862 (2 June) envelope from Guatemala to France, showing despatch datestamp in red, "4" charge handstamp (13mm..high), "gb/2f" accountancy handstamp, "10" decimes handstamp and Calais entry datestamp, all on face, the reverse with Belize datestamp (BSC1), London and three French datestamps; one of five examples of this rare datestamp recorded and the earliest from Guatemala. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsThe Guatemalan Mails1875 6 Jan.) entire from Guatemala on post office business "Via Belize" to Paris, rated "4" showing large triple-ring "admon gral de correos/guatemala" handstamp with a small quetzel and banner at centre inscribed "libertad/15/de/setiembre/1824", superb "correos de guatemala/paquettes" despatch datestamp in red, very rare "belize/paid " bridge-type PD5 datestamp (15.1, 10 months earlier than recorded) and similar style London Paid (13.2) datestamp, all in red, oval-framed "pd" and Calais entry datestamp (14.2), all on face, t...

(x) British HondurasEarly Letters and HandstampsDiplomatic Bag Mail1878 and 1881 envelopes ex the Sir William Grey correspondence sent by diplomatic bag, the first a mourning type (no flap) from Guildford through the Colonial Office at Downing Street endorsed "to be forwarded" and bearing 1d. red cancelled "325", the second with Government House, British Honduras imprint on flap to his mother and bearing 1d. red cancelled by London S.P.P. "w c/4" duplex. An attractive pair of covers from this unusual correspondenceNote: William Grey Wilson (1852-1926) was Assistant Colonial Secretary in Beliz...

(x) British HondurasGreat Britain used in British Honduras1d. rose-red (defective) and 6d. lilac (2, one with wing-margin and one on 1860 front and part back to Sheffield) all cancelled by large "A06", 4d. rose with reduced wing-margin and 6d. lilac (2, one defective) each cancelled by small "A06", fair to fine strikes. S.G. Z1-Z3, £3,125. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die ProofsHead with horizontal lined background with uncleared surrounds, two stamp-size proofs in unissued designs, most noticeable in the arrangement of the Queen's hair, in black inset on thick card marked "made as Exple for 1d. Postage". PhotoNote: British Honduras was the only Colony to use the "Florin" Headprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die ProofsHead with horizontal lined background in unissued design and large uncleared surround with the surround encroaching on base of neck and showing some scratch marks, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.). Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die ProofsHead with horizontal lined background in unissued design and large uncleared surround with the neck now clear, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die ProofsHead with uncleared oval surround in unissued design and uncleared surround appearing to show initial signs of the garter around the head, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.). Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die Proofs6d., stamp-size in black and inset on thick card. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark Issue"Florin" Head Die Proofs1/- in green on glazed card (92x60mm.) "1865" in blue; some removal of the surface at left and at top though a very rare proof in this colour. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueInk RecipesQueen Victoria dummy stamp block of four on piece numbered "692" for "Honduras Postage", this shade made from pale and deep Antwerp blue the recipes, 629 and 630, for which accompany this piece with a similar block and a pair of the oblong dummy stamps, the reverse of the pieces originally had dummy stamps for Mauritius Bill stamp and two different recipes for Italy. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. pale blue and 1/- green, both handstamped "specimen" (D5), the 1d. with reduced wing margin and toned gum with some stains on face, the 1/- with two small thins at top. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. pale blue, 6d. rose and 1/- green, each handstamped "specimen" (D2), part original gum; 1d. with a few clipped perfs, otherwise fine and a rare trio. B.P.A. Certificate (1985) for 1d. and R.P.S. Certificate (1999) for 1/-. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. pale blue, 6d. rose and 1/- green, each handstamped "specimen" (D5) and affixed on piece of thin card (106x47mm.) taken from a De La Rue sample book. A rare set. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueSpecimen Stamps1/- green handstamped "specimen" (D5), part original gum; fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1998). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1d. pale blue (4, three with wing-margin), 1d. blue (4, one with wing-margin), 6d. rose and 1/- green (2, one with wing-margin), unused or with part to large part original gum; the 1d. blue with wing-margin with faults the others fair to fine with the 6d. very fine. S.G. 1-4, £1,905Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1d. pale blue, 1d. blue, 6d. rose (3, two with wing-margin) and 1/- green, all cancelled with large "A06"; 1d. pale blue with clipped perfs. at foot, otherwise generally good to fine. S.G. 1-4, £780Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1d. pale blue block of four cut "imperforate" beyond the perforations at left, large part original gum; fine and attractive. S.G. 1. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1d. blue block of four, large part original gum; tiny light pink mark on reverse of each. Scarce and attractive. S.G. 2. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueIssued Stamps1/- green horizontal strip of six with wing-margin at right, each cancelled with large "A06". A very rare and possibly unique multiple. S.G. 4. Photoprovenance:R. Hart, February 1978Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueCovers1869 (6 Sept.) front to Aberdeen, Mississippi, bearing 1d. pale blue truncated wing-margin strip of three and a single each cancelled "A06", additionally tied by New Orleans transit datestamps (11.9) with despatch datestamp below and circular-framed "steamship/10" handstamp at left; the adhesives with some trimmed perforations, the front rebacked and with some peripheral faults, nevertheless a rare and presentable franking of the first issue. Photoprovenance:Maurice Burrus, Ed Addis, March 1991Simon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on H...

(x) British Honduras1865 No Watermark IssueCovers1872 (15 July) envelope to New Orleans, bearing 1d. blue vertical strip of three and a single (defective corner) each cancelled "A06" and with Belize datestamp below, "jamaica/transit" handstamp at right over-cancelled by "n y steamship/10" transit datestamp (25.7), the reverse with Kingston, Jamaica transit c.d.s. (20.7). A very rare and attractive franking with only a handful of first issue covers recorded. A highly important exhibition cover. Photoprovenance:Drs. Harper. March 2009Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on B...

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Die Proofs3d. in black on glazed card, marked "before hardening" and dated "Aug. 2, 1872"; minor browning at edges, otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Die Proofs3d. in black, stamp-size and inset on thick card; stain at lower left corner. Photoprovenance:Drs. Harper, March 2009Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs1d. deep blue, good to very large margins, no gum, very fine, and a further example with wing margin at right, touched at base, part original gum, sold on its merits. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs3d. chestnut, good to large margins; small light stain at upper right. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs6d. rose, good regular margins, part original gum; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Imperforate Plate Proofs1/- green, small to good margins all round, no gum, small handstamp on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1d. pale blue, 1d deep blue (2, one showing watermark inverted and reversed, perf. defect at foot) and 3d. red-brown (two shades) the first without gum, the others with part original gum. S.G. 5-7, 5y, £1,005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1d. blue (2, both showing damaged pin variety at top and foot), 3d. red-brown, 6d. rose, 6d. bright rose-carmine, 1/- green and 1/- deep green; 3d. with marks on reverse though all of good to fine appearance. S.G. 5-10a group, £342Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps6d. rose, fresh unused with large part original gum; very fine. Philatelic Foundation Certificate (1981). S.G. 9, £450. Photoprovenance:Tompkins, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps6d. rose, a pale delicate shade showing break in frame above "u" of "honduras", unused with part original gum. Most unusual. S.G. 9, £450, £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1/- green showing break in frame above "b" of "british", unused with part original gum. Unusual. S.G. 10, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1872-74 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 12½Issued Stamps1/- deep green, variety watermark inverted, fresh unused with small part gum. Scarce. S.G. 10aw, unpriced unused. Photoprovenance:H. Barnstone, June 1980 "Foxley, March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Die Proof4d. in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), marked "after hardening" and dated "May 31 1879"; very fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps3d. chestnut overprinted "cancelled", part original gum. Rare. Photoprovenance:Dr. Conrad Latto, September 1993"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps4d. mauve with marginal letters watermark, overprinted "cancelled" (D4), unused without gum; a few perfs. trimmed in places. Rare. Photoprovenance:Dr. Conrad Latto, September 1993 "Foxley" March 20154Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps4d. mauve with part marginal letters watermark, overprinted "cancelled" (D7), unused without gum, perfs. trimmed at top. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1999). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Cancelled Stamps6d. rose, imperforate and handstamped "cancelled" (D6), no gum; vertical crease though rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps1d. blue handstamped "specimen" (D8), traces of gum; fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1996). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps1d. blue overprinted "specimen" (D11), some gum; perfs. partially trimmed at base. Rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps3d. chestnut, imperforate and handstamped "specimen" (D5), no gum; small surface abrasions. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1998). Photoprovenance:Derek NathanSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps3d. chestnut, imperforate and handstamped "specimen" (D8), no gum. B.P.A. Certificate (1995). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps4d. mauve overprinted "specimen" (D8), small part gum. Rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1995). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps4d. mauve overprinted "specimen" (D11), small part gum. Rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Specimen Stamps1/- green imperforate and overprinted "specimen" (D11), no gum; small scissor-cut at lower right corner just into design. Photo. R.P.S. Certificate (1999). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Issued Stamps1d. pale blue, 1d. blue, 3d. chestnut, 4d. mauve (marginal with plate number, lovely fresh colour), 6d. rose and 1/- green, the 1d. values without gum, the others with part original gum; 1d. blue with rounded corner, otherwise sound, S.G. 11-16, £1,445Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1877-79 Watermark Crown CC Issue, Perf. 14Issued Stamps1d. pale blue, 1d. blue, 3d. chestnut, 4d. mauve (6 with a strip of three with misplaced watermarks straddling the perforations and two with watermark inverted), 6d. rose and 1/- green, generally god to fine. S.G. 11-16, £362+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueImperforate Plate Proof4d. mauve on gummed watermarked paper; cut very close to outer frameline at upper left, otherwise fine. The sole recorded example. Photoprovenance:"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueSpecimen Stamps1d. rose and 1/- grey, both overprinted "specimen" (D11), unused with part original gum and without gum respectively; the 1/- with a few trimmed perfs. at top. S.G. 18s, 22s, £350Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueIssued Stamps1d. blue, 1d. rose, 1d. carmine, 6d. yellow (2) and 1/- grey, unused with part original gum; one 6d. with a couple of short perfs.,1/- grey with a corner crease, one 6d. fine. S.G. 17-19, 21, 22, £958Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueIssued Stamps1d. blue, 1d. rose, 4d. mauve (11, eight, including a pair, showing large part of "crown agents" marginal watermark, one with "+" watermark and one bisected and tied on piece), 6d. yellow and 1/- grey; used and generally good to fine. S.G. 17-22 group, £474+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueIssued Stamps4d. mauve block of four, large part original slightly toned gum; folded between. S.G.20, £380. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1882-87 Watermark Crown CA IssueCover1887 (16 Mar.) envelope from Belize to Bath, bearing 4d. mauve cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing despatch datestamp at lower left, arrival datestamp (13.4) on reverse; small corner fault, otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 12½2c. on 6d. (2), one with damaged pin variety at top and foot, unused without gum and with (a pale shade), R.5/2, [26] with broken "n" in "cents", unused with part original gum. S.G. 25, £380Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 12½3c. on 3d. chocolate, two part cancellations; one shortish perf. at foot otherwise sound and a very collectable example of this very rare stamp of which only sixty were printed. B.P.A. Certificate (1964). S.G. 24, £6,000. Photoprovenance:William Fraser, October 2003Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Essay2c. on 6d. rose with "2" with curved foot, unused with small part original gum. Rare with just eight examples believed known. R.P.S. Certificate (2009). S.G. 25c, £3,250. PhotoNote: This example is from a trial block of eight illustrated in the London Philatelist by Becktonprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6c. rose, fresh unused with part original gum, and 3c. on 3d. chestnut, unused without gum. S.G. 25, 26, £300Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6d. rose (2, one with marginal line watermark, the other bisected and used on small piece) and 3c. on 3d. chestnut, Row 5/3, [26] with broken "n" in "cents"; also 2c. on 3c. Panelli forgery "used". S.G. 25-26, £280+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6c. rose block of six (3x2), R. 2/5 or 8/5, [23] in the setting, the top centre stamp R. 2/5 [23] of the setting broken "c" in "cents", unused with part original gum; two light fox marks on reverse and the lower left stamp either severed and rejoined or replaced with another, probably the former. B.P.A. Certificate (1987). S.G. 25, £1,140Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps2c. on 6d. rose, variety surcharge double, unused with part original gum, fine and attractive. Rare. R.P.S. Certificate (1973). S.G. 25a, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Issued Stamps3c. on 3d. chestnut marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, R.2/5 or 8/5, [23] in the setting, variety broken "c" in "cents", large part original gum; traces of light toning on some perfs. A scarce multiple. R.P.S. Certificate (1992). S.G. £440+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Jan.) Surcharges on 1872-79 Watermark CC Stamps, Perf. 14Cover1888 (17 Jan.) envelope from Belize "via New Orleans La & New York" to Berlin, bearing 2c. on 6d. rose (3, two bisected diagonally) and 3c. on 3d. chestnut all cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing despatch datestamp below, the reverse with London (4.2) and arrival (6.2) datestamps; addressee expunged though the earliest recorded date of use of these surcharges and with only one other item, a card to Vienna, also known. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA StampsA collection comprising 2c. on 1d. (10 with a block of four and a marginal pair showing albino surcharges in margin), 10c. on 4d. (6 with a corner plate number pair with albino surcharges in margin), 20c. on 6d. (11 with a corner block of six) and 50c. on 1/- (2), unused or with part to large part original gum; 2c. on 1d. (3, two being bisects on piece), 10c. on 4d. (10, three being forged inverted surcharges), 20c. on 6d. (3) and 50c. on 1/- (ex Tompkins, R.P.S. Certificate, 1948), many showing broken type varieties, used; fai...

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA Stamps2c. on 6d. rose, variety surcharge inverted, lightly cancelled; thinned at upper right and one short perf. A very rare stamp though sold on its merits and not subject to return. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA Stamps2c. on 6d. rose, variety surcharge double, unused with part original gum; fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (1993) incorrectly naming as used. S.G. 27b, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA Stamps10c. on 4d. mauve pane of thirty (6x5) showing two plate numbers at top and two at foot, [4] showing missing upper left hand serif on "n" of "cents", [17] showing broken "c" of "2 cents" and [28] with broken "1" in "10", large part original gum with the lower left corner vertical pair, severed, replaced and re-inforced. A scarce and impressive multiple. S.G. 28, £2,100+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA StampsCovers1888 (22 May) envelope registered from Belize to Germany, bearing 2c. on 1d. bisected diagonally, 3c. on 3d. and 10c. on 4d. (2), all cancelled with oval of bars, showing "registered" handstamp, oval-framed "r", Belize datestamp, London and Liverpool registered oval datestamps, all on face; some creases clear of the adhesives and a few other small faults though an unusual franking; also 2c. on 1d. bisected diagonally on front addressed locally and 2c. on 1d. (2, one bisected diagonally) on faked envelope addressed locally...

(x) British Honduras1888 Surcharges on 1882-87 Watermark CA StampsCovers1888 (23 May) OHMS envelope registered from Belize to Halifax, Nova Scotia, bearing 10c. on 4d. and 20c. on 6c. both neatly cancelled with "o" in oval of bars, showing "registered" handstamps and two "r" in oval of bars, all in red and despatch datestamp, all on face, St. John and Halifax datestamps on reverse; a little truncated at left though an attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Mar.) "TWO" on 50c. on 1/- GreyIssued StampsA block of nine with narrow sheet margin at left and three singles, mint with the block (crease through lower row) unmounted, and three singles (one bisected vertically on piece), used, one stamp in the block and five of the singles with broken letter or numeral "5". S.G. 35, £940+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888 (Mar.) "TWO" on 50c. on 1/- GreyCover1889 (6 June) envelope registered to Germany, bearing "two" on 50c. on 1/- horizontal pair, one bisected diagonally and in combination with 1888 perf. 14 2c. on 6c., 3c. on 3d. and 1888 CA 2c. on 1d. and 10c. on 4d., all cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp alongside, "registered" handstamp at foot and London Registered oval datestamp additionally tying the 2c. on 6d., arrival datestamp (25.6) on reverse; envelope with light fold at left well clear of the adhesives. An attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% t...

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesSpecimen Stamps1c. on 1d strip of three, 2c. on 1d., 3c. on 3d., 6c. on 3d. (2), 10c. lower left corner strip of three with plate number and adjoining single, 20c. on 6c. and 50c. on 1/-, all overprinted "specimen" (D12); also the set of seven each handstamped "specimen" in what is thought to be a bogus type with each affixed to piece of thin card. S.G. 36-42sSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesIssued StampsCollection on leaves, the mint including 1c. on 1d. block of sixty, 2c. on 1d. large part pane of fifty and a single (indented "ring" flaw) with inverted watermark, 3c. on 3d. block of four, 6c. on 3c. corner blocks of fifteen and thirty, 20c. on 6d. block of four and 50c. on 1/-, a few with type varieties noted; the used with one of each and 2c. on 1d. diagonal bisect on front, 2c. on 1d. vertical bisect on piece and 2c. on 1d. horizontal bisect pair on piece; generally good to fine. Cat. £1,350Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in add...

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesIssued Stamps1c. on 1d. dull green horizontal strip of three imperforate at top due to paper fold, used; some severed perfs. between the left-hand pair re-inforced. Most unusual. S.G. 36. Photoprovenance:C.L.J. Snowden, April 1944"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesCovers1889 (25 June) OHMS envelope registered to Germany bearing 20c. on 6d. cancelled "o" in oval of bars with Belize datestamp at foot and showing "registered" handstamp, "r" in oval bars and London Registered datestamp, all in red, and 1890 24 Oct.) envelope to Germany bearing 10c. on 4d. cancelled "o" in oval of bars and with Belize datestamp at leftSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesCovers1891 (May) Aikman envelopes (3) each bearing 2c. on 1d. pair, one bisected diagonally, one from Corozal with the adhesives cancelled "c", the other two (one unaddressed) with the stamps cancelled "o", a further undated envelope to Belize marked "Newspaper only" bearing single 2c. on 1d. single bisected diagonally and cancelled "k65", and 1892 (Apr.) to U.S.A. bearing 1c. on 1d. (6) cancelled "o". Also 1891 (Feb.) Guatemala 3c. red card to Belize with arrival datestamp on faceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

(x) British Honduras1888-91 London SurchargesCovers1891 (10 July) envelope registered from Belize to Germany, bearing 50c. on 1/- cancelled "c" with despatch datestamp alongside, "registered/belize" and "r" in oval handstamps, and London Registered datestamp, all in red on face, arrival datestamp on reverse. A rare stamp used alone on cover. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesEssays"six" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, an upper left corner plate block of fifteen (5x3), Row 2/1 showing broken bar and Row 3/2 with broken "n" in "cents", fresh mint with all the stamps remaining unmounted, two corner creases, one crossing the upper right-hand stamp, and a marginal single from Row 5/4 showing damaged "0" in "10". The block rare. Cat. £2,249+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesEssays"six" without bar in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, two examples in contrasting shades, part original gum; one with a horizontal crease and one with a thin spot though of good appearance. R.P.S. Certificate (1992 and 1998). Cat. £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued StampsA small collection including "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. (2, one toned) and "6" in black on 10c. on 4d. ("crown" of Crown Agents watermark towards foot) panes of thirty, both stamps in used blocks of four, and a few singles including one of each with damaged "0" in "10", one of each with surcharge misplaced to foot and "6" in black on 10c. on 4d. bisected diagonally and used on small piece; other than the one pane generally fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please v...

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, marginal with plate number, initialled "w g a" (W.G. Aikman) in ink on reverse, fresh mint with trace of mount only in margin; light fold at foot of margin, otherwise fine. S.G. 43a, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, initialled w.g.a" (W.G. Aikman) in ink on reverse, mint. Scarce. S.G. 43a, £600. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, tied to small piece by "o" in oval of bars and with small part of "received" handstamp. Scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (1983). S.G. 43a, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, fresh mint; fine and very rare. An exceptional example. B.P.A. Certificate (2002). S.G. 44a, £4,500. Photoprovenance:Tompkins, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesIssued Stamps"6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve, variety "6" and bar inverted, twice cancelled with part "o" in oval of bars; a little toned though of good appearance, otherwise sound. Scarce. B.P.A. Certificate (1935). S.G. 44a, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1892 (19 Feb.) Aikman envelope registered "per S.S. Stillwater" from Belize to New Orleans, bearing "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve (2, one variety "6" only inverted), thrice cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp, "r" in oval, U.S. registration numbers and "received/feb 23 1892/new orleans, la" datestamp in magenta; envelope with some small faults and a little toned though an exceptionally rare variety, particularly on cover. B.P.A. Certificate (2006). S.G. 43, 43b, £6,500+. PhotoNote: Only six examples of the "6" o...

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1892 (19 Feb.) Aikman envelope registered "per Stillwater" from Belize to New Orleans, bearing "6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve (2, one variety "6" only inverted), cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp, "r" in oval, U.S. registration numbers and "received/feb 23 1892/new orleans, la" datestamp in magenta; envelope with central vertical crease well clear of the adhesives. An exceptionally rare variety, particularly on cover. S.G. 44, 44b, £6,500+. PhotoNote: Only six examples of the "6" only inverted can exist, as on...

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1892 (6 Apr.) Aikman imprint envelope registered from Belize "via U.S.A." to Stanley Gibbons in London, bearing "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve and "6" in black on 10c. on 4d. mauve, both variety "6" and bar inverted, both cancelled "o" in oval of bars and showing Belize datestamp, "r" in oval and Liverpool Registered oval datestamp (20.4), all on face; envelope toned and with adhesive tape stain at left though a rare franking. R.P.S. Certificate (1946). S.G. 43a, 44a, £1,700+. Photoprovenance:Peter Jaffé, October 2006Subject to 5% tax o...

(x) British Honduras1891 (May) Six Cent SurchargesCovers1895 (26 Feb.) letter card registered from Belize to Germany, bearing "6" in red on 10c. on 4d. mauve horizontal strip of six, apparently from the top row of the pane cancelled "K65" in oval of bars and showing despatch datestamp, "r" in oval, Liverpool and London Registered oval datestamps, Ulm arrival datestamp (20.3) on reverseSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) SurchargesIssued StampsA small collection, the mint with 5c. on 5c. on 3d. (32) with a marginal block of thirty, several showing varieties including broken bar (one in each row), and 15c. on 6c. on 3d. (9), three showing additional impression of surcharge from contact with another pane of stamps, one with broken bar and one with thick bar; the used with 5c. on 3c. on 3d. (9) with two blocks of four, one with broken bar and one with wide pace between "i" and "v" of "five"; generally fine and an interesting groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20...

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) SurchargesIssued Stamps"five" on 3c. on 3d., variety "five" and bar double, widely spaced, fine mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1984). S.G. 49b, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) SurchargesIssued Stamps"five" on 3c. on 3d., variety "five" and bar double, closely spaced, fine mint. Holcombe Opinion (1991). S.G. 49b, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) SurchargesCovers1893 (15 Sept.) envelope registered from Belize to Germany, bearing 15c. on 6c. on 3d. cancelled "o" in oval of bars and with despatch datestamp alongside, "r" in oval at left, two arrival datestamps 91.10) on reverse. A scarce stamp used alone. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891 (Oct.) SurchargesCovers1897 (3 Dec.) envelope registered from Belize to Canada, bearing 5c. on 3c. on 3d. pair cancelled by Belize datestamp and with "r" in oval at left, U.S. registration numbers on face and transit datestamps on reverse and 1898 (17 Jan.) envelope to Germany bearing 5c. on 3c. on 3d. vertical strip of three cancelled by Belize datestamps, arrival datestamp (7.2) on reverse. An attractive pairSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueEssaysMaster design for a new keyplate issue showing the head as used for previous issues, a new frame and the value tablet left blank, in ultramarine with the country name and side panels enhanced in Chinese white, on tracing paper (63-67x85mm.) dated "jan. 19th 91". PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueEssaysImperforate proof in green and carmine with handpainted 50c. value tablet in rose and Chinese white, affixed to small piece; superb. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs1c., 5c. and 10c. country name and value tablets, each stamp-size in black on glazed card and affixed to De La Rue day book piece dated "Jan 30 60 leads from each die" and further, in red ink, " Feb 22.95", fine. Photoprovenance:R. Hart February 1978H. Barnstone , June1980John Sussex, November 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs25c. country name and value tablets, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "7 jan. 98"; fine. Photoprovenance:R. Hart February 1978H. Barnstone , June1980Simon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs25c. country name and value tablet, stamp-size in black on glazed card affixed to De La Rue day book piece marked "Jan 7 60 leads" and further, in red ink, "Feb 16th 1898", fine. Photoprovenance:R. Hart February 1978H. Barnstone , June1980John Sussex, November 2002Simon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs50c. country name and value tablets, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "20 sep. 99"; fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs50c., $1, $2 and $5 country name and value tablets, each stamp-size in black on glazed card and affixed to De La Rue day book piece marked "Sept 20 60 leads from each" and further, in red ink, "Oct 10th. 99", fine. Photoprovenance:R. Hart February 1978H. Barnstone , June1980John Sussex, November 2002Simon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs$1 country name and value tablet, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "20 sep. 99", fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs$2 country name and value tablet, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "20 sep. 99", fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueDie Proofs$5 country name and value tablet, in black on glazed card (92x60mm.) dated "20 sep. 99", fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage postage" Imperforate Imperium Proofs2c. with unshaded value tablet from an Appendix sheet dated 13 March 1891, in ultramarine and affixed to piece marked "6 Cents" and initialled in red ink, fine. Photoprovenance:John Sussex, November 2002Simon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage postage" Imperforate Imperium Proofs2c. with shaded value tablet from an Appendix sheet dated 13 March 1891, in mauve and green affixed to piece marked "12 Cents" and initialled in red ink. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage postage" Imperforate Imperium Proofs2c. with shaded value tablet from an Appendix sheet dated 13 March 1891, in yellow and blue-green affixed to piece marked "24 Cents" and initialled in red ink. Photoprovenance:John Sussex, November 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage postage" Imperforate Imperium Proofs6d. Die II, white numeral with shaded value tablet from an Appendix sheet dated 15 December 1897, in maroon and black affixed to small pieceprovenance:John Sussex, November 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage & revenue" Imperforate Imperium Proofs6d. solid and white numeral vertical pair on CA watermarked paper, the colour combination used for the $2 value; very fine. PhotoNote: This colour combination was also used for the Leeward Islands 1890 5/-, the St. Vincent 1899 5/- and Sierra Leone 1896 2/- provenance:John Sussex, November 2002Sir Gawaine Baillie, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage & revenue" Perforated Imperium Proofs2c. white numeral in green and red as used for the 50c. value, perf. 14 on gummed unwatermarked paper. PhotoNote: This colour combination was also used for the Gold Coast 1889 20s.provenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate Issue"postage & revenue" Perforated Imperium Proofs6d. white numeral in green and red as used for the 50c. value, perf. 14 on gummed unwatermarked paper; perfs. clipped at foot. PhotoNote: This colour combination was also used for the Gold Coast 1889 20s.provenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, November 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials1c. in green and lilac on ungummed, unwatermarked paper; fine. Photoprovenance:"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials1c. in green and deep lilac, affixed to small piece, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials1c. in green and carmine, affixed to piece marked "$1", fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials1c. in green and ultramarine, affixed to piece marked "$2", fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials1c. in green and black, affixed to piece marked "$5", fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials5c. in grey-black and ultramarine on blue, the colour of the 1900 stamp, affixed to piece initialled "whm", fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials5c. in grey-black and ultramarine on gummed CA watermarked paper, fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerSimon Richards, October 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials6c. in ultramarine with sheet margin at foot showing Jubilee line, on gummed CA watermarked paper, fine. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry TuckerDrs. Harper, March 2009"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueImperforate Colour Trials10c. in green and magenta on ungummed, unwatermarked paper, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps1c. to $5 set of fifteen, the 2c., 3c., 6c., 12c. and 25c. in horizontal strips of three and with additional $1 and $5 (2), all overprinted "specimen" (D12), the 6c. showing broken "m" in "specimen", mint; the additional $5 values a fraction toned though generally fine with the strips, which are rare, being mostly unmountedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueSpecimen Stamps10c. dull purple and green and 50c. to $5, each overprinted "specimen" (D12) and later handstamped "ultramar" in blue by a Postal Receiving Authority, the 10c. without gum, the 50c. to $5 most unusually mint. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued StampsA mint and used collection, the mint including a set of fifteen and additional 1c. (3, two with Plate 2), 2c., 5c. grey-black and ultramarine on blue, 6c. 10c. dull purple and green (2, one with Plate 3) and 24c. blocks of four, 6c. Plate 2 block of eight and $2, the used with set less 6c., and with a few additional values to 12c. cancelled with oval of bars; the high value postmarks not all guaranteed and not returnable with viewing essential. Generally good to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s P...

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps1c. dull green showing major misplacement of the country name and duty plate to the lower right, used. A spectacular variety. S.G. 51 var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps1c. dull green with part original gum, 2c. carmine-rose and 5c. ultramarine use, all three with showing malformed "s"; the used with a couple of small faults though an unusual trio. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2015). S.G. 51a, 52a, 54a, £705. Photo for trioSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps2c. rose-carmine mint with part original gum and used, both showing malformed "s" repaired. R.P.S. Certificate (1993) for mint example stating it is not a constant variety. S.G. 52b, £515. Photo for bothSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps3c. brown, variety watermark inverted, mint. S.G. 53w, £300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps10c. mauve and green, 12c., 24c., 50c., $2 and $5, each with Madame Joseph Type 74 forged datestamps; also four basic genuine stamps with the original country name and value tablets bleached out and replaced with $1, $2 (2) and $5 valuesFSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps50c., $1, $2 and $5, part ($5) to large part original gum. S.G. 62-65, £615Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueIssued Stamps$5 green and black, fine used. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 65, £475. Photoprovenance:"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueCovers1892-1903 envelopes (9) and a front all from Belize to Austria franked at 10c. (2x6c.), Germany at 7c. (1c. plus 6c.), U.K. at 30c. (5x6c.) and U.S.A. (7) at 5c. (4, three different), 6c., 8c. (6c. plus Edward 2c.) and 10c., four cancelled with obliterators, the others with datestamps with the item to Germany showing short-lived double-ring BDC-1 type ; a couple with faults though generally fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueCovers1893-1902 envelopes and a front all registered from Belize to U.K. at 7c., 12c. and 17c., and U.S.A. at 10c. (3), 11c., and 15c. (the front with 10c. and Edward 5c.), two cancelled with obliterators (one the scarce oval of bars), the others with datestamps, a couple under or over franked. An attractive groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1891-1901 Keyplate IssueCovers1905 Kinze envelope registered from Belize to Germany, bearing $1 with neat datestamp and with oval-framed "r" in oval alongside, arrival datestamp (7.8) on reverse. A scarce stamp used aloneSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, the set of four with overprint 11mm. long 5c. marginal with plate number, and 5c. marginal block of four, [43-50], with [44] showing overprint 12mm. long, good to fine mint; also 25c. and 50c. on 1/- fiscally used. S.G. 66-69, 66d, 67c, 68d, 69c, £817+. Photo for 69 and 69cSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, mint plus 5c. and 25c. used plus another 50c. on 1/- cleaned, all [34] from the first printing with variety "bevenue"; the mint 50c. on 1/- not guaranteed and sold on it's merits. S.G. 66-68a, £1,335+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, with additional 5c. marginal pair, 25c. (2, one marginal with plate number), all with part to large part original gum, and used 10c., all [5] variety tall narrow "u". A scarce and fine group. R.P.S. Certificate (1988) for 50c. on 1/-Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueThe set of four with overprint 12mm. long, the 5c. used, the other three mint, all variety broken third "e" (sometimes referred to as the small "e" variety), 5c. (2, one with the same variety) on 1899 envelope registered from Belize to U.S.A., and 25c. mint with variety wide space between "rev" and "enue". A fine groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue5c. and 25c. blocks of four with overprint 12mm. long, one in each showing variety "bevenue", fresh lightly mounted mint. A most attractive pair. S.G. 66/a, 68/a, £471+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue5c. ultramarine, variety malformed "s" at right, Plate 2 Row 7/3, fresh mint, and a used example (horizontal crease) cancelled with neat 1900 double-ring datestamp. S.G. 66b, £1,050. Photo for bothSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue10c. mauve and green, a complete left-hand pane less the top row, [30] showing variety "revenu" and with [43], [45-48/49-54/55-60] with overprint 11mm. long, four other stamps with minor type varieties. A rare multiple proving that the "bevenue" error was corrected yet the "revenu" was not. S.G. 67, 67b, 67c, £1,845provenance:R. Hart, February 1978"Foxley", March 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue10c. mauve and green horizontal pair with overprint 12mm. long, the right-hand stamp, [30] variety "revenu", and a marginal single with overprint 11mm. long, [54], with "e" partially failing to print, fine mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1992) for the pair. S.G. 67/b, 67cb var., £745+. Photo for bothSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue25c. red-brown and green, [36], variety "reve ue", fresh unused with part original gum; very rare with only three examples apparently recorded. Also a used example (soiled and two corner creases at upper left) showing an early state of the variety with "n" lightly printed. B.P.A. Certificate (2003) for the mint example. S.G. 69b, £2,500+. Photo for bothNote: of the three examples that have been recorded with the "N" completely omitted one was in the Manus collection, sold by Plumridge in 1933, and one is in the Royal Philatelic CollectionSubject to 5%...

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" Issue25c. red-brown and green Plate 2, Row 7/3, [39], variety repaired "s" at right, fresh with part original gum. Scarce. S.G. 68c, £750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Honduras1899 "revenue" IssueCovers1899 (3 Nov.) envelope to New Orleans, bearing 5c, ultramarine (corner bend) with overprint 11mm. long, and 1901 (13 Dec.) envelope to New York bearing 10c. mauve and green with overprint 12mm. long, both from Belize and neatly cancelled by datestamp with arrival datestamps on reverse. An unusual pair as there was no need for these stamps to be used postally, however they did have postal validity like any other "Postage & Revenue" issueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

(x) British Postal Agencies in Eastern Arabia1948 Olympic Games 1r. on 1/- brown with margin at right, variety surcharge double, fine unmounted mint. S.G. guarantee h.s. on reverse. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2011). S.G. 30a, £1800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1891-1941 collection of Rangoon cancellations on envelopes (53, four registered), stationery cards (6) and envelopes (18) and a cheque, variously addressed and franked, cancellations includes slogans, Rangoon R.M.S., G.P.O. Sorting, Reg, Train Late, Potataung REG, Magyidan, Pazundaung, East London, Minto-Manbisno, Arlone, Merchant Street REG, Thongwa, Botataung and Rangoon University. A most interesting lot well worth examinationSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Canada1983 (Feb.) Maple Leaf 32c. with variety beige (background) and tagging omitted, fine unmounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (2009). S.G. 1032b var; Unitrade 924 T1c, $1500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangCape of Good Hope1897-1900 J.C. Hubrich, Cape Town "Greetings from Cape Town" coloured postcards (16) comprising Nos. 1 (used), 2 (2, one used), 3, 4 (5 used, one with stamp missing), 5 (3, two used, one the earliest known card produced by Hubrich, used 18 August 1897), 6 (2 German adaptations, one used, both rare), 7 (rare German adaptation (2 used, one with stamp missing) and another unlisted German adaptation; same desig...

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangCape of Good Hope1898 published by Maskew Miller, Cape Town, "From the land of the Southern Cross", Type 1 (art nouveau style) Nos. 1.1, 4.1 (2, one used), 6.1 and 7.1, Type 2 (Gothic type) Nos. 1.3 (used), 2.2 (2, one unaddressed), 3.2 (used), 3.3 (3 used), 4.2 (3), 4.3 (used), 7.2, 8.2 (used), 9.2 (2 used), 10.2 (used) and 11.2 (used); 1898 published by Thorne, Stuttaford & Co., Cape Town Nos. 1.1 (used), 1.2 (3 used), 1....

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangCape of Good Hope1899-1900 South African Royal Mail Service cards comprising Donald Currie & Co. (used), Arundel Castle (2, one used, both stained), S.S. Avoncastle (used), Carrisbrook Castle (4, three used), Dunvegan Castle (3 used), Tantallon Castle (2 used) and Tintagel Castle (used); Arndt and Cohn of Hamburg "With kind regards and best wishes!" Nos. 10 (6, five used) and 11 (2 used); and two other early shipping cards...

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangCape of Good Hope1899 1d. carmine (37) comprising government issued with views of G.P.O. Cape Town (2, one spotted), the Jetty Port Elizabeth, Houses of Parliament Cape Town (lightly spotted), Buffalo Harbour East London, Town House Cape Town and Table Mountain from Docks Cape Town, each handstamped "ultramar" in blue; "With kind regards and best wishes!" series printed by Arndt and Cohn of Hamburg for Proudfoot and Lenkei...

Cape of Good Hope1861 Woodblock 4d. pale milky-blue, huge margins and large part of neighbouring stamp to foot, crisp cancellation to centre; fine. S.G. 14, £2,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeMafeking Siege1900 1d. pale blue on blue and 1d. deep blue on blue, each with large part original gum; some peripheral rubbing to some perforations, otherwise fine. S.G. 17-18, £2,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1900-50 mint collection in Exeter album including 1902-05 CA ½d. to 6d., 1905 MCA ½d. to 1/- with additional ½d., 1d. and 6d. showing dented frame, 1907 MCA ½d. to 5/- with additional 1/- plate number block of four, 1907 (Aug.) ½d. on 1d., 1907-09 ½d. to 10/-, 1908 1d. on 4d., 1912-20 MCA ¼d. to 10/- with paper changes, 1917 (Feb.) War Stamp 1½d. (Type 14) on 2½d. with no fraction bar and 1½d. (Type 15) on 2½d. with no fraction bar and straight serif (2, one in a corner plate number block of four), 1917 (Sept.) War Stamp 1½d. (Type 17) on 2½d. with watermark reversed, 1921-26 MCA...

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) "1d" on 5/- salmon and green, variety surcharge double, fine mint. Extremely rare, eight mint examples recorded including one in a block of four and two in a pair. B.P.A. Certificate (1933). S.G. 19a, £22,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1856-1953 mint collection including 1857-64 imperf ½d. and perf 12½ ½d. (2), 1861-64 wmk Star, clean-cut and intermediate perf 1d. dull blue, 5d. and 1/-, rough perf 9d. and 1/-, 1863-66 CC perf 12½ ½d. (2, one with watermark inverted), 1d., 2d. grey-green pair, 2d. emerald, 4d. (straight-edge at right), 5d. grey-olive with watermark reversed and 8d., 1867-70 CC 2d. (3, one with watermark inverted and one with watermark reversed), 4d. (2, one with watermark reversed), 6d. block of four and singles (2, one with watermark reversed), 10d. (2) and 1/- (3), 1883-86 CA 2c. pale brown, 1885 5c....

Ceylon1925 MCA 1000r. purple on red, overprinted "specimen" in black, large part original gum; fine. S.G. 323s, £1,800Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

China1894 Dowager Empress 1ca. to 24ca., 9ca. cancelled in black, the others in blue, a few short perfs., fine and scarce. S.G. 16-24, £1,800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) China1943 Provincial surcharges, Hunan 50c. on 16c. olive-brown, variety perf. 11x13 and thin "16" at right, (position 200), unused without gum, sheet margin at right, fine and possibly unique. S.G. 689da, var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) ChinaEast ChinaEast China Peoples Post: 1949 Parcel Post set of four to $50,000 on $5, unused without gum; fine and fresh. S.G. ECP397-400, £325Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) ChinaNorth ChinaNorth China Peoples Post: 1949 Labour Day set of five in blocks of four, variety imperf. between both horizontally and vertically from a special printing (perforated around the outer edges of the blocks only), unused without gum; fine. S.G. NC313-317vars.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) ChinaNorth ChinaSuiyuan-Inner Mongolia Border Area: 1949 $2 on $3,000 deep claret, unused; fine and scarce. S.G. NC378, £750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) ChinaShanghai1896 2c. brownish red and black, variety inscriptions inverted, large part original gum; fresh and fine. A rare variety. S.G. 187a, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA small mint miscellany including Antigua 1922 MCA £1 unmounted mint; Ascension 1924-33 1d. grey-black and deep blue-green unmounted mint lower left corner block of four with cleft rock variety; Bahamas 1938-52 ½d. brown-purple marginal block of six (3x2) with one showing elongated "e"; Bermuda 1922-34 Script ¼d. to 1/-; British Guiana 1862-65 perf 12½-13 4c. (centred to lower right), 1913-21 MCA 1c. to 96c. set of eleven and 1934 1c. to $1; Gibraltar 1898 ½d. to 1/- and 1903 CA 4/-; Jamaica 1905-11 MCA QV 3d. block of four with interpanneau margin at left, variety waterm...

Collections and Ranges1949 Anniversary of the U.P.U blue souvenir album, largely complete unmounted mint including Portugese Colonies Macao 32a. purple, Timor 16a. yellow-brown, Germany Allied Occupation 30pf. ultramarine and the scarce West Germany set of seven to 2dm., very fine conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesVarious, mostly Foreign countries, housed in sixteen albums, stockbooks, packets and loose contained in three cartons, including Argentina, Hungary with miniature sheets, Israel with forerunner covers, Lebanon, San Marino, Saudi Arabia with covers, Spain with better miniature sheets, Colonies, Yemen, Thematics with Animals, World Refugee Year, picture post cards, etc., mixed condition but a valuable and useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA duplicated, all world selection housed in eleven stockbooks and lose contained in a carton, including Austria with Post Offices in the Levant, Belgium 1960 Railway Parcels set and imperf. set, Belgian Congo, Croatia, Ecuador, Fiume, France, Germany States, Eat Germany, Great Britain, Monaco 1891-94 1f, and 1901-21 75c. (2) blocks of four, Nicaragua, Saudi Arabia, etc., mixed condition. An interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world selection housed in twelve albums or stockbooks, packets and loose, contained in three cartons, including Austria, Germany, Ghana, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Korea, Malaya Straits Settlements, Pakistan, Russia, South Africa, Spain with civil war labels, Thematic with Space, Sport, covers an cards, etc., mixed condition and an untidy lots which will, however, repay careful examinationSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesVarious, chiefly Great Britain and USA contained in a quantity of albums or stockbooks and loose contained in five cartons, including Australia, France Great Britain with Post Office training bars, 1840 1d. (2, one on cover), 2d., 1925 Wembley, 1948 Wedding £1, 1952-54 11d. block of six, later with values to £10, booklets, First Day covers, presentation packs, United States with some early issues, 1901 set, 1918 Air set, later with values to $5 mint and used, full sheets, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

Collections and RangesDuplicated selection of Eastern European countries in a stockbook, including Albania 1919 Comet overprints, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Hungary 1933 Air set on cover, Lithuania, Poland 1928 Warsaw miniature sheet, Romania 1934 Mamaia Scouts (3), Russia 1933 Stratosphere, 1935 Games, Serbia 1914 3d., etc., chefly fine. A valuable and useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA chiefly mint accumulation in a small box including St. Helena on Hagner pages with a range of early issues, 1908-11 set to 10/-, 1912-16 set of ten to 3/-, 1922-37 MCA set of five to £1, Script set to 15/- (two of some values), 1934 Centenary set etc. also mint on pre-printed pages with 1938-50 set to 10/-, 1953-59 set to 10/-, 1961-65 set of fourteen and four chalky paper values, a quantity of ex-auction lots (61) with Falkland islands 1933 Centenary 2/6d. unused, 1938-50 5/- indigo and pale chestnut unused, Jamaica 1921 6d. Abolition of Slavery overprinted 'specimen',...

Cyprus1925 £5 black on yellow, lightly mounted mint; a fine example of this popular high value. S.G. 117a, £3,750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

DubaiSelection of nine postal stationery items, including Postal cards 1963 10 N.P. red on blue with additional impression of 15 N.P. brown, Aerogrammes 1964 20 N.P. to 40 N.P., 1965 20 N.P. to 40 N.P., etc., unused, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

DubaiAerogrammes: 1963-67 selection of 16 different, including 1963 20 N.P. to 40 N.P. (2 different sets), later issues with 60f. on 20d. Eagle (two different types), etc., fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Fiji1881 envelope from Levuka to London, bearing 1877 (Jan.) laid paper 6d. rose pairs (2), both neatly and clearly tied by "sunburst" cancel (Proud Type K1), showing framed "too late" h.s. (unlisted by Proud) partly overstruck by red London Paid arrival d.s. (26.9). A magnificent franking which is probably, if not the, finest cover bearing this issue and a major exhibition showpiece. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1849-2013 largely complete used collection housed in two albums and on loose sheets in a box including 1849-52 40c. orange (2) and 1f. carmine (2), Imperforate Empire Issue 10c. bistre, 1c. olive-green (3) and 25c, blue, 1917-18 Orphans set to 5fr.+1fr., 1923 Bordeaux Philatelic Congress, 1927 Strasbourg Miniature sheet, 1929 Le Havre, 1929 Tourist Issue to 20fr. Pont Du Gard and PEXIP 1937 Miniature sheet etc; chiefly fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceReunion1938 Airmail perf. 12½, 6f.65 brown and red, upper marginal vertical pair, the top stamp without surcharge, unmounted mint; an incredibly scarce variety and particularly visual as a pair with the normal surcharged stamp, fine. Yvert 3 var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Germany1889-1900 "Crown/Eagle" issue, the exceptional highly specialised collection housed in fourteen large stockbooks and some others contained in two cartons, including 2pf. (270+), 3pf. (1,470+), 5pf. (2,500+). 10pf. (4,200+), 20pf. (1,000+), 25pf. (240+) and 50pf. (580+), mostly with identified plate flaws, several with "short" certificates, mostly used but with some mint, mostly unmounted or used positional multiples showing identified plate flaws; chiefly fine. Stated to Cat. €90,000+ with no account taken for rare shades, cancellations, thick papers, etc. Also a carton of associated l...

(x) GermanyAllied Occupation - Russian ZonesSaxony195-46 imperf. 3pf. yellow-brown, watermark steps up from left to right when viewed from the reverse (Stufen steigend von der Rückseite gesehen), a vertical strip of five from the foot of the sheet with numeral "6" in the margin, unmounted mint, a couple of very minor gum bends or wrinkles; fine. The largest recorded strip of this variety and one of the greatest rarities of the Allied Occupations. Jasch Certificate (2019). Michel 67Y, €20,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

(x) Gibraltar1938-51 perf 13, watermark sideways, 2d. grey complete sheet of sixty (folded) with variety "A" of "CA" missing from watermark (R.1/7), fine unmounted mint. S.G. 124b/124ba, £1700+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gold CoastCollection of postmarks on stamp and piece (760+) well written up and contained in green album including 1907 Aboso Proud D2 single and pair on one piece, 1893 Ada D4; Apam D3, D4 and D7 (clear strikes), Asamama D1, 1953 and 1955 Ashanti Newton D9 (before Proud dates), Axim coded D2 x4, 1907 Bengoro D2 on piece, 1923 Beyin D7, 1904 Half Assini D3 with 1928 D3 struck twice tying two stamps to piece, 1930s Jamasi D4, faint Jumapo D2 on piece, group of Kwitta, Obuasi D2 (1909), D3 (1903) and D5, Saltpond D2 (1888) and D3 (1889) both well struck, 1887 Secondee D2, 1899 Tarkwa D2, Winneba...

Great BritainPostal History1685 (Sept. 10-14) "The London Gazette" including "By the King a proclamation For Enforcing the Due Execution of the Acts of Parliament for Erecting the Poft Office, and for Settling the Profits thereof upon Us, Our Heirs and Successors"; pre-printing paper crease at lower right; fine for its age and a document of major importance. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1693 (6 April) entire to London, on reverse superb "peny/post/payd/s/sat" type 2 Dockwra marking for Southwark; attractive and rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1702 (23 May) entire letter endorsed "For her Maj.s Service" (Queen Anne) to the office of Ordnance in Portsmouth, interesting contents concerning "fireworks for fireships"; a little stained along filing folds. RareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1772-1846 selection of nineteen covers and a front, including 1836 entire with red undated circular Tunbridge Wells with manuscript Not for inserted, 1845 Shipping report for Frederick Huth, Penny Post, Ship Letter, Too Late, Town, Paid, Free, Dockwra and Bishop marks; mixed condition. An interesting groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1788-1847, selection of eight entire letters comprising 1788 with convex "manches/ter", 1812 with red framed "Dobcrofs/P.P.", 1830 with framed "Teignmouth/Penny Post" and red inspectors mark, 1831 with framed "Staley Bridge/Penny Posr" and red Addl/½, 1834 with blue "paid at truro" and framed "Truro/P.y Post", 1836 with Torquay/Penny Post and boxed "No. 1", 1839 with "Newark/PennyPost", 1847 with "New Buckingham/Penny Post"; fine. A scarce groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1793-1919 selection of twenty-two items housed in a white album, including 1813 entire to Rochdale with green Manchester dated mileage marking, 1825 entire letter to Huddersfield, redirected to Leeds with framed "Oldham/P.P.", 1837 entire to Glasgow with red framed "paid at/Liverpool", 1842 stampless entire from Manchester to Leeds, 1841-53 1d. Plate 173 strip of six on 1853 entire letter registered from Peterborough to London, 1868 entire to the United States franked 6d., etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view T...

Great BritainPostal History1794-1853, collection of thirty-eight covers in a green S.G. Philatelic album, principally Penny Post markings, including scarce types, undated circles, straight lines and Mileages, etc., a wide range of Towns; chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1802 "Justification of a Memorial presented to The Right Honorable Lord Auckland, and The Right Honorable Lord Charles Spencer, His Majesty's Joint Post Masters General" being a lengthy printed complaint by J. Hobart Briggs, inspector of Franks and Clerk of the Roads concerning his treatment by a Mr. Stone and Mr. Hume of the Inland Dept. The pamphlet describes the operation of the Postal Franking service during the years 1767 and 1802; unpublished; some age staining and minor faultsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Co...

Great BritainPostal History1804 (30 May) entire letter to Daventry with superb distinctive "nhampton/66" Mileage marking; clean and uncreased. Willcocks & Jay 134. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1807 (13 Feb.), entire letter from Philadelphia to Leeds, sent unpaid by Private Ship, endorsed "Latona" (deleted) and sent via the ship "Abigail", with very fine double oval "Ship Letter/(Crown)/hull" (Robertson S.3) and rated "1/10" in manuscript; the entire has been strengthened by archival tape along some internal folds. A major maritime rarity and the finer of the two recorded examples of the Ship Letter/Hull marking. Photoprovenance:Ex Alan Robertson and illustrated in his reference catalogue "A History of the Ship Letters of the British Isles"Subject to 20%...

Great BritainPostal History1812 (28 March) entire to London with Manchester/185 datestamp and mileage marking, framed "penny p. unpaid" and "4pp" all in red; filing folds and a trifle soiled. Rare. The Penny P. Unpaid marking only recorded for AltringhamSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1814 (4 Feb.) entire to London from a Prisoner of War in France, fine oval "transport office/(Crown)/gr/prisoner of war" cachet overstruck by blue "Two PyPost/Unpaid/Bge St. Westminster" and "2" handstamp; horizontal filing fold, fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1815-53, five Acts of Parliament relating to Postage to Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius and the East Indies, Prince Edward Island, The New Post & Stamp Offices Edinburgh, Treasury Warrant of Postal Rates to South America, etc., good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1823 (12 May) entire letter to Abergavenny with superb crooked type "Missent to/Carmarthen", dated marking on reverse; clean central vertical filing fold clear of the marking. An exceptionally rare Welsh mark PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1825 (8 Jan.) entire letter to Ludlow with superb boxed "belvi/de/s ple" (Belvidere Place), dated marking on reverse. Rare and Exhibition quality. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1825 entire letter from Calcutta to South Wales with framed "india letter/portsmouth", red oval "missent/to/birmingham" and octagonal "missent to/salisbury"; some internal staining but a rare and attractive combination of markings. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1827 (13 Oct.) entire letter to a firm of Solicitors in Brighton, from an inmate held in the King's Bench Prison, London, with superb framed "BELVI/de/s PL/e", poignant contents concluding "Altho I am in prison my spirit is not beat down - I will do justice to everyone - this place shall never alienate the true principles I received from my late dear parents". Offered with a contemporary coloured print of the prisonSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1837 (19 Dec.) entire letter to Bagshot, re-directed to London and then to Brighton, with red "bagshot" and manuscript Redirected, framed "postage not paid/to london" and, on reverse red framed "Bagshot/Penny Post", dated markings on reverse; some stains but a scarce twice re-directed entireSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1838 (22 Nov.) small visiting card entire to London with red Free datestamp on the front, on reverse straight line "holkum" and Lynn datestamp; attractive and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1838-55 five entires with Penny Post handstamps, comprising Bangor (red), Brighton, Chilham (blue), Highgate (rare), and Hounslow; strikes and condition good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1839 (27 Dec.) entire letter to Penrith with a fine and clear "4" due handstamp of Carlisle; filing folds clear of the handstamp. A very rare letter from the Uniform 4d. period. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1841 (29 Jan.) entire to The Secretaries of the Wesleyan Missions, London, endorsed Paid with Oldham undated "Butterfly" (Willcocks & Jay 339), Manchester datestamp and London Tombstone arrival, all in red; a clean horizontal crease crosses all three handstamps; attractive and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1845 (11 Jan.) a one page letter on "London & Brighton Railway/London Terminus" stationery, signed Rowland Hill, interesting contents regarding "...a new ticket" and "...your experiment"; fine. Also a rare photograph of Rowland Hill. Photoprovenance:Christies, Robson Lowe sale (May 1987)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1845-59 selection of fifteen entires/envelopes with undated circle handstamps, including scarcer Villages and Towns, four bearing imperf. 1d., the others 1d. Stars; strikes and condition mixed but with some superb strikesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1846 (23 April) entire letter to Boulogne endorsed Paid, with Hastings curved "paid"/1d. with the "1d." deleted, red "pd" in oval and manuscript "5/5/10" indicating 5d. to Britain, 5d. to France = 10d., arrival datestamp; fine. Believed to be the only recorded example of the Hastings 1d. U.P.P. handstamp being modified for overseas postage. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1854-62 selection of thirteen entires or envelopes, including Bristol Spoon cancellations (2), distinctive seals, script Too Late markings Coventry and Dundee, etc., good to superbSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1855-61 collection of 22 covers and a Penny pink envelope with sideways Duplex cancellations, including scarcer Towns, comprising Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Chesterfield, Coventry, Derby, Kendal, Leeds, Leicester (2), Manchester, Newbury, Newcastle on Tyne, Norwich, Nottingham (2), Sheffield (2), Tunbridge Wells, Wakefield, Wrexham, York, included is a most unusual mourning envelope franked 1d. which appears to be a strikingly under-inked impression, leaving a blue tinged ivory head cancelled by Weymouth and Newbury sideways duplex cancellations; chiefly good to fi...

Great BritainPostal History1857 (17 March) Penny Pink envelope registered to London, re-directed on arrival and additionally franked 1d. Stars (2) with London "76" duplex cancellations and with superb circular Dublin Registered c.d.s. and oval "registered/g.p.o." datestamp below; fine and rareSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1858 (1 Sept.) envelope to Fife franked 1d. Stars with light barred oval cancellation, endorsed Above ½ oz. and with "more/to/pay" in circle additionally cancelling the stamp, dated markings on reverse; fine. The More to Pay marking very rare used as a cancellation. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1868-1932 an interesting group of five covers, comprising 1868 to Sweden franked 6d. with red "3d" and PD in circle handstamps, 1872 two entires from Tunbridge Wells to Prussia franked 3d., 1903 envelope to H.R.H. Prince Radolin in Paris franked Edward VII 5d. with London hooded cancellation, 1932 envelope with enclosure to London franked 1½d. and London, Midland and Scottish Railway 3d. Railway letter stamp; good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1886 (1 April) 1d. pink postal stationery envelope with "W & T Avery/Birmingham" advertising ring, addressed to Kidderminster, Birmingham squared circle cancellation; clean and uncreasedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1861 (13 Feb.) embossed Valentine envelope to Newport, Mon., franked 1d. rose-red with two "561" barred oval cancellations and c.d.s. on the reverse; fine and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal History1872, a Victorian oak country house letter box retailed by Henry Rodriguez, of classical pillar form with an octagonal top, brass letter box and brass bordered notice detailing postage rates and schedule, the plinth drawer with brass diamond shaped registration mark and dealers name. With original key. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal HistoryA selection of nine items, including embossed envelopes, an 1833 love letter, a picture hand crafted from seaweed and coloured silk, etc.; mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainPostal HistoryTwo appealing oil on panel Mail coach paintings, "The Royal Mail Coach" and "Royal Mail Coach in deep snow" by W.S. Maggs, each 6½" x 5" and attractively framed. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA24 dated 13 May 1840, addressed to Swansea, central red Maltese Cross cancellation in a brownish shade, framed "No. 2" on the front and Bristol c.d.s. on the reverse; some wrinkling, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA25 (?) dated 1844 (22 June) with printed "Samuel Hanson & Son/Importers of foreign fruits" printed heading, addressed to Aberdeen, central London chief office "14" barred oval cancellation, transit and arrival datestamps on reverse; filing folds and portion of reverse missing from seal removal. Scarce. Specialised £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA66, a striking clear print, dated 1841 (9 June) from Liverpool to Hull, fine black Maltese Cross cancellation and with red "PxL" (paid late) marking; clean horizontal filing fold, fine and most attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA69 dated 1840 (3 Aug.) from London to the Post Office, Cowes, Isle of Wight, lovely red Maltese Cross cancellation slightly to the right of Britannia, contrary to Post Office instructions; some creasesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA76, dated 1840 (1 Sept.) to Suffolk, superb central orange-red, double lined Hadleigh Maltese Cross cancellation and with Hadleigh datestamp on the reverse; vertical filing folds and flaps eccentrically folded diagonally on posting. Fine. Photonote:Listed and illustrated in Rockoff and Jackson, Volume 2Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsStereo missing, dated 1840 (22 Aug.) with blue printed "English and Scottish Law Fire and Life Assurance" advertisement (Specialised MA122), addressed to Jersey, red Maltese Cross cancellation; some imperfections. Rare Channel Islands usage. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny Letter SheetsA234, dated 1840 (18 Aug.) to Nottingham, superb red Maltese Cross cancellation in an orange-red shade; pressed crease at foot but clean and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny EnvelopesA132, 1840 (25 May) to Chelmsford, deep red Maltese Cross cancellation, clear datestamp on reverse; overall soiling and small part of flap missing. A scarce May date. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny EnvelopesA134 dated 1840 (9 June) to Chatham, crisp red Maltese Cross cancellation in an orange-red shade and with matching Rochester c.d.s. on reverse; clean and uncreased. Exhibition quality. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny EnvelopesA144, dated 1840 (14 May), addressed to London with central red Maltese Cross cancellation overstruck by blue framed "PyP/No. 15" and (on reverse) "handsworth" in the same colour, red arrival datestamp (15.5); pressed vertical creases, very fine and an outstanding rarity. Believed to be the only recorded use of the Handsworth Penny Paid marking on a Mulready. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyOne Penny EnvelopesA149 used to York, dated 1842 (12 April), central dark blue Maltese Cross cancellation and with matching Preston c.d.s. on the reverse; a trifle soiled but fine and rare. Mike Jackson Certificate (2019). Specialised ME2, £35,000. PhotoNote:Rockoff & Jackson record many covers from Preston described as having various shades of blue Maltese Crosses from Feb. 1843 to 1844, but they record no examples of a Mulready obliterated at Preston.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 MulreadyTwo Penny Letter Envelopesa196, dated 1840 (27 Oct.) , to Holywell, red Maltese Cross cancellation with matching St. Asaph datestamp on the front; overall soiling and some back flap imperfections. Rare. Concise £2,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainLine Engraved Proofs and Essays: 1869 Paris Exhibition 2d. blue, Plate 9: QK, imperforate on soft white card, paper hinge remnants, tiny surface scuffs, fine. Only one sheet of 240 printed. Specialised DP49, £5,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaAI, a lovely delicate impression with good to enormous margins all round, tied by a red Maltese Cross cancellation in a red-brown shade to entire (no side flaps) to Edinburgh, Lombard St. Maltese Cross datestamp of 9 May 1840 on reverse; fine. Very and rare used on the first Saturday. Specialised AS1td, £4,800. PhotoNote:Recorded in "May Dates" by Mike JacksonSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaBF, Plate II JH, Plate IX EH (on piece with London "Broken Points" Maltese Cross cancellation) and LK; mostly with margins all round, some faults but good to fine appearanceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaEI a fine early impression not showing Plate wear, good to large margins all round, tied by a crisp red Maltese Cross cancellation in a pinkish shade, to front with part of back flap to Preston, Huddersfield c.d.s. in the same shade on reverse; fine and scarce first Saturday usage. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaFE, slightly worn impression, good to large margins all round (scissors cut in margin at foot, clear of the design), tied to entire letter by a pale red Maltese Cross in a pinkish shade and with matching Derby c.d.s. of 12 Sept. 1840 alongside; fine and an attractive cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaFK intense black shade, used with Plate Ib EJ, intense black shade, non-coincident re-entry showing portions of the original impression, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellations to entire letter from Derby to Burton on Trent dated 10 Feb. 1841, good to huge margins, FK showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at foot; fine and a rare entire bearing two different Plates. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaGG good to huge margins all round, tied by black Maltese Cross cancellation to small entire (no side flaps) with Hatfield u.d.c on the front and docketed 17 April 1841; fine and accompanied by a similar unfranked entire from the same sender on the same date but to a different address. Most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaOI showing pronounced Plate wear, slightly close to very large margins all round and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at right, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter to Cambridgeshire, red Sevenoaks datestamp of 24 July 1840 on the front and with arrival datestamp on the reverse; fine. Interesting contents are a response to an enquiry into legal judgements of 1830 against one Richard Smith with charges for the related search and reply totaling 11/9d. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaPB, original re-entry, worn impression, good to large margins, upright red Maltese Cross cancellation; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaPB, original re-entry, slightly worn impression, large margins, practically complete and upright red Maltese Cross cancellation; very fine and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaPB original re-entry, worn impression, good to large margins, crisp black Maltese Cross cancellation, fine and a most appealing combination of scarce varieties. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IaQJ, TF, Plate Ib PG (constant variety), Plate V FJ, PD, Plate VII BH, MA, Plate VIII BL, FE, Plate IX AK, entire letters to the same addressee in Ashby-de-la-Zouche, two cancelled in black, including Plate Ia QJ, the others in shades of red; mixed condition but an attractive group (10 items)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbCL non-coincident re-entry, showing portions of the original impression, clear to large margins, unusually placed sideways and cancelled by red Maltese Cross cancellation on local Ashby-de-la-Zouch entire letter, dated 23 Oct. 1840; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbDK intense black shade, good to very large margins all round, tied by two red Maltese Cross cancellations to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 18 Feb. 1841; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbDL intense black shade, large margins all round, tied by smudged red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter from Nottingham to Ashby- de-la-Zouch dated 1 Dec. 1840; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbEL good to very large margins, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter from Nottingham to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 28 Nov. 1840; a few minor stain spots, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbHB, original re-entry, intense black shade, good to large margins, tied by indistinct red Maltese Cross cancellation, on entire letter from Nottingham to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 12 Dec. 1840; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IbJC non-coincident re-entry, showing part of the original design, used with JL, intense black shades and with clear to huge margins all round, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellations to entire letter from Nottingham to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 10 Dec. 1840; fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIBH, OH, OI and OJ, singles arranged as a strip of four, all with margins all round, tied by heavy red Maltese Cross cancellation to piece with Pembroke c.d.s. of 18 Dec. 1840; OH with heavy vertical crease, others fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIDK good to large margins all round, tied to piece by upright, crisp red Maltese Cross with undated circular "clifton" alongside and with red Bristol c.d.s. of 31 May 1840 (fourth Sunday) c.d.s. on the reverse; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIHG large if somewhat uneven margins, tied by a crisp red Maltese Cross in a scarlet shade, to neat, small entire letter to Wells with Bath c.d.s. of 6 July 1840 on reverse; clean and uncreased. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIJL a lovely delicate impression, large margins, tied to small piece by crisp red Maltese Cross cancellation; superb. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIKA good to large margins all round, tied by a crisp red Maltese Cross in a pinkish shade to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 26 Oct. 1840 and with Burton on Trent c.d.s. in the same colour on the reverse; rare, clean and beautiful. Photo Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIKI intense black shade, good to large margins, tied to piece by Aberdeen ruby Maltese Cross cancellation; attractive and scarce. Specialised AS14, £1,200+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIQD grey-black shade, good to large margins, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation in an orange-red shade, to envelope, dated 19 Aug. 1840, from Brighton to London; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIRH close to large margins all round, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation, in a rusty-red shade to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, on reverse matching "Fazeley" undated circle and Tamworth c.d.s. of 10 Nov. 1840; the adhesive with tear at right and the entire with faults. Good appearance and interesting contents regarding miningnote:See Rockoff & Jackson, page 425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IISB clear to huge margins and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at left, tied by a red Maltese Cross cancellation, in a pinkish shade, with superb script "Too Late" alongside and Burton on Trent c.d.s. on reverse, in the same colour, to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 14 Nov. 1840; fine. Photonote:See Rockoff & Jackson page 415Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IIILE, slightly worn impression, good to large margins all round tied by a crisp red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire to Grays Inn, London, framed "princess st" alongside, arrival datestamp of 25 June 1840 on the reverse; scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVEJ, large to very large margins all round, tied to the upper left corner (contrary to Post Office instructions) of entire letter from Dunfermline to Charleston dated 16 July 1840, red Maltese Cross cancellation in a brown-orange shade, c.d.s. on reverse; fine and scarce Scottish usage. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVMG large margins to touched at places, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation to legal receipt, dated 27 July 1840 from Liverpool to Bradford, re-used to the same recipient, from the same sender and bearing 1841-52 1d. red, Plate 22, FH, margins all round with black Maltese Cross cancellation and with another black Maltese Cross on the 1d. black to denote that it was no longer valid, dated markings on front and reverse; filing folds clear of the adhesives, fine and highly unusual. R.P.S. Certificate (2012) stating ".... 1d. red many have been lifted an...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVNA good to very large margins all round, black Maltese Cross cancellation; a trifle soiled but attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IVRI good to large margins all round, tied by a superb black Maltese Cross cancellation to petite entire dated May 8 1841 to Norfolk, Yarmouth I.W. u.d.c. alongside, dated marking on reverse; fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2011). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VDH good to very large margins all round, tied by Aberdeen ruby-red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire to Sheffield, dated 25 June 1840, dated markings on the reverse, framed "No. 3" in ruby red on the front; vertical filing folds (one just clipping the margin of the adhesive, design clear); Rare and appealing. Specialised AS25ve, £4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VGB good to enormous margins and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at upper left, tied by a red Maltese Cross cancellation in a pinkish shade, to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 10 Feb. 1841 (first Official day of use of the black Maltese Cross) with Burton-on-Trent datestamp in the same colour as the Cross on reverse; fine and an interesting entire which comprises four separately written letters with interesting contents mostly referring to the Burton and Moira Canal ".... we had abandoned all idea of going to Parliament for the Burton &...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VNE intense black shade, good to very large margins all round, tied by red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter from Nottingham to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 26 Oct. 1840; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VOH intense black shade, good to huge margins, red Maltese Cross cancellation; very fine. An exceptional example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIBI good to very large margins all round, black Maltese Cross cancellation which leaves the Queen's profile completely clear; fine and an outstanding example. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIFC (2, one with superb Forsbrook u.d.c., adhesive placed at the lower left of the cover), LH, MF, QI and SL, six entire letters to the same addressee in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, margins all round to just touched or slightly cut into, red Maltese Cross cancellations, an attractive group, one with the adhesive placed at lower left, contrary to Post Office instructionsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIJE, large margins, tied to small piece by red Maltese Cross cancellation; a trifle soiledSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIKA (State 1), PE (State 2), tied by heavy red Maltese Cross cancellations to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Nottingham c.d.s. of 4 Feb. 1841 on reverse, PE is just touched at lower left, otherwise margins all round, KA showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at right. A rare cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIMC an unlisted slightly worn plate, good to large margins all round, tied by unclear red Maltese Cross to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 16 Jan. 1841, Nottingham c.d.s. on reverse; filing fold, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIMI (State 1) used with TB (State 2), each with good to large margins all round and tied by red Maltese Cross cancellations to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with unclear Nottingham datestamp of 8 Jan. 1841 on the reverse; horizontal filing fold at foot, well clear of the adhesives, fine and a rare cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VINB unlisted slightly worn impression, small to large margins, tied by slightly smudged red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch from Nottingham, dated 29 Jan. 1841; horizontal filing fold well clear of the adhesive, fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VINF intense black shade, small to large margins, tied by slightly unclear red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire to Ashby-de-la-Zouch from Nottingham, dated 14 Jan. 1841; horizontal filing fold well clear of the adhesive, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VING intense black shade, good to large margins all round and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at right, tied by light red Maltese Cross to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with Derby c.d.s. of 21 Oct. 1840 on the front; horizontal filing fold well clear of the adhesive, fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIQF margins all round, tied by a red Maltese Cross in a rose-red shade, to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with Northampton c.d.s of 9 Dec. 1840 on the reverse. The adhesive unusually applied at the lower left of the entire, contrary to Post Office Instructions. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIQJ re-entry, good to large margins all round and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at left, tied by red Maltese Cross in a pinkish shade to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouche with Sheffield datestamp of 3 Feb. 1841 in the same pinkish shade on the reverse; clean horizontal filing fold at foot, well clear of the adhesive, fine and a rare combination. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIQL good to large margins, tied by a red Maltese Cross in a pinkish shade to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with matching Atherstone c.d.s. of 24 Nov. 1840 alongside, the entire re-directed to Cheshire with the new address and manuscript "1" on reverse; unusual. Photonote:Rockoff & Jackson record the pink Maltese Cross of Atherstone used in November 1840 on page 409Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VISJ good to large margins all round, tied by slightly unclear red Maltese Cross cancellation to entire dated Oct. 20 1840 to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Nottingham c.d.s. on reverse; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIAK-BL block of four, AK shaved at left, otherwise small to large margins all round, tied to large wrapper to Ashby-de-la-Zouch br red Maltese Cross cancellations in a rose-pink shade, Coventry c.d.s. of 10 Jan. 1841 on the reverse; vertical filing fold well clear of the adhesives. Fine. Karl Louis records only three other blocks of four on cover from this plate. A highly important, recently discovered rarity. Specialised £26,000 for a block of four off cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condit...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIICK a little cut into at right, good to large margins other sides and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at left, tied by red Maltese Cross to entire letter, endorsed Pre-Paid to Chesterfield with Sheffield c.d.s. of 8 Feb. 1841 on the reverse, redirected to Ashby-de-la-Zouch and with red Chesterfield additionally cancelling the stamp, red manuscript "1"; fine and full of character. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIFH good to large margins all round, tied by a bold black Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter dated 16 Feb. 1841 from Chudleigh to London, dated marking on reverse; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIIAK sheet margin and inscription "... areful not to rem..." at top, close to very large margins other sides, tied by red Maltese Cross which leaves to Queen's profile almost untouched, to entire to Dublin dated 7 Dec. 1840; fine and scarce. Only a few marginal inscription Plate VIII covers recorded. B.P.A. Certificate (2019). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIICB small to huge margins and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp a left, tied by a red Maltese Cross cancellation in a rose-pink shade to entire letter with red Ashby-de-la-Zouch c.d.s. of 27 Jan. 1841 on the front; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIIIH intense black shade, good balanced margins all round, red Maltese Cross cancellation in a pink shade, on entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with red Derby c.d.s. of 3 Feb. 1841 on the front; fine and with interesting contents regarding the Moira and Burton Canal. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIIJB good margins, tied by a red Maltese Cross cancellation which leaves the Queen's profile clear, to entire letter to London with red Godalming c.d.s. of Jan. 12 1841 on the reverse; small part of flap missing; fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate VIIIJJ large to very large margins all round and showing traces of the adjoining stamps at left and right, crisp and upright black Maltese Cross cancellation; fine and very attractive. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IXIC good to very large margins all round, crisp black Maltese Cross and part of an additional red cancellation; fine. Rare and appealing. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate IXLC large part original gum, good to very large margins all round and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at foot. Exceptionally fresh and fine. Concise £20,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackPlate XTI an unlisted intense black shade, part of sheet margin at foot and large to very large margins other sides, tied by black Maltese Cross to entire letter to London and with Sevenoaks c.d.s. of 26 Feb. 1841 on the front. With interesting contents from J.M. Herries to The Rt. Hon J.C. Herries M.P. (Chancellor of the Exchequer 1827-28) regarding Lord Macaulay (British Historian and Secretary of War at the time of writing) ".. I am sorry Macaulay behaves so improperly in office... Genius as a writer... He will loose his temper and reputation" . One of the...

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackUnplatedA selection, several with margins all round, some are just touched or cut into one margin. Fair to good. with red or black Maltese Cross. (11)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackUnplatedA small group of covers with Kingston to London, Liverpool to Cork and Plate VIII to Norwich, margins are generally good but close or just cut into in one place. (3 covers)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 One Penny BlackUnplatedA group of covers with single frankings cancelled by red Maltese Cross and addressed to Bath, Ballymony, Bradford, Edinburgh and London, the stamps are generally with three margins, mixed condition. (5 covers)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1DA part of sheet margin at left and large margins other sides, complete and almost upright red Maltese Cross cancellation; superb. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 11840 (9 Dec.) wrapper to Salisbury bearing EI-EK strip of three with good to large margins all round and cancelled by the experimental London Maltese Cross in black, there is a very faint despatch and a superb bright red Salisbury c.d.s. (10.12) on the reverse; there is some arrival notation. A good multiple of cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 1GI in a creamy pale blue shade, large margins, tied to piece by a red Maltese Cross cancellation in an orange-red shade; fine and a most appealing contrast of colours. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2JC-JD horizontal pair, large margins, black Maltese Cross cancellations; fine very attractive. Photoprovenance:Seymour, Part ISubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BluePlate 2SI-SJ horizontal pair, good to very large margins all round, crisp red Maltese Cross cancellations; exceptional. The red Maltese Cross cancellations rare on Plate 2. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1840 Two Pence BlueUnplatedA selection cancelled by red or black Maltese Cross, mixed margins; one red Cross with additional part straight-line postmark in black. (11)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-Brown"Black" PlatesPlate Ib: CH large margins, tied by black Maltese Cross cancellation to entire letter, with printed "North Midland Railway" heading on the interior, to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, with red Chesterfield c.d.s of 3 June 1841 on the reverse; fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-Brown"Black" PlatesPlate 5: AH, also Plate 18: PB, Plate 19: BC (with Leamington Maltese Cross), Plate: 20: AA, AH, AC and AL (arranged as a strip of four), Plate 70: PA (registered), Plate 75: SF, 1841 2d. blue Plate 3: NB, all on entires/entire letters, mostly to the same addressee in Ashby-de la-Zouch, also a piece bearing 1d. Plate 26: EB with Liverpool "PL" alongside; a few minor faults but chiefly good to fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-Brown"Black" PlatesPlate 11: IJ, small to large margins all round, central and upright number "12" in Maltese Cross cancellation; fine. Specialised AS74wl, £1,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 14: HJ, touched at top, close to large margins other sides, tied to entire letter to London by a fine strike of the distinctive Brighton Maltese Cross with another strike repeated below, c.d.s of 16 Aug. on reverse; fine and scarce. This distinctive Maltese Cross is notoriously difficult to find clearly and completely struck. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 16: TI-TK horizontal strip of three, close to large margins all round, tied by black Maltese Cross cancellations to entire to Ripon, red Pateley Bridge undated circle on the front, arrival datestamp (28.8.42) on the reverse; fine. A most unusual 3d. rate, either underpaid by a 1d. or overpaid. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 20: AI clear to small margins all round, tied by black Maltese Cross cancellation which leaves the Queen's profile largely clear, to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch with superb scarce "Sutton-in-Ashfield" undated circle alongside, Alfreton c.d.s. of 21 June 1842 on the reverse; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 21: NH, good to very large margins all round and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at lower left, tied by "Wessex" type Dorchester c.d.s. of 26 June 1842 to entire letter to London, with arrival c.d.s. on reverse; very fine. R.P.S. Certificate (1995). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 22: CC close to large margins, tied to entire to London by larger type Dorchester/No 23/1842 datestamp, red London arrival on reverse; fine and rare. Specialised BS11va, £3,000. PhotoProvenance:"Maximus" February 1970Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 24: AF, large margins, tied to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch by a superb strike of the Coventry distinctive Maltese Cross and with framed "No. 3" alongside, Coventry c.d.s. of 28 May 1843 on the reverse; horizontal filing fold, fine. With dramatic contents regarding mining ".... I want to consult you upon affairs of the most vital importance to the colliery. Something very speedily must be done on the colliery - or we shall have no colliery at all - we shall be doomed....". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information plea...

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 26: AJ, close to very large margins all round, tied to entire letter to Plymouth by Kingsbridge/De 8/1842 cancellation, arrival datestamp on reverse; filing folds well clear of the adhesive. Fine and rare. Specialised BS15va, £3,000. PhotoNote:This is not one of the four examples recorded by Rockoff & Jackson, none of these being a complete coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 29: SE (Squat letter "S"), Plate 32: QH, touched to large margins all round and each showing portions of adjoining stamps, tied to separate entire letters, black Maltese Cross cancellations, the second being the distinctive Fochsbers void centre (Recorded by Rockoff & Jackson, page 112)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 34: KI good to large margins all round, tied by indistinct boxed numeral and a superb oval "missent to/swindon" to small entire (side flaps missing) to Chippenham, dated markings of Taunton and Chippenham on the reverse; some tiny stain spots but clean and uncreased. A major rarity. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 38: ED, large margins all round and showing a small portion of the adjoining stamp at top, cancelled by a large part strike of the rare distinctive Mullingar Maltese Cross cancellation; fine and rare. M. Jackson Certificate (2018). Specialised BS26tr, £3,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 50: SD good margins, tied by black Maltese Cross and Scottish "131" of Edinburgh to small envelope (with enclosure) to Arbroath, dated markings of Arbroath and Ratho on reverse; fine and a most unusual combination of the Maltese Cross and numeral cancellations. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 53: BI margins all round, on entire letter to Glastonbury with "721" barred oval cancellation and "langport/140" mileage alongside, also unplated IH, clear to large margins all round on entire to Sheffield with London District "13" cancellation with leaves the Queen's profile completely clear; fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 54: QH close to large margins and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at foot, tied by black Maltese Cross cancellation which leaves with Queen's profile clear, to Ashby-de-la-Zouch and with Alfreton c.d.s. of 6 March 1846 on the reverse; fine and scarce late use of the Maltese Cross, interesting contents including the Fox and Owl Inn. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 60: BD (?) good to large margins all round, placed sideways and tied by a fine strike of the scarce "244" barred oval cancellation of Ticknall which leaves the Queen's profile clear, to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 11 Nov. 1845, Ticknall u.d.c. alongside; horizontal filing fold clear of the adhesive; fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 62: DF large to huge margins all round and showing portions of three adjoining stamps, tied by "546" barred oval cancellation to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, re-directed to London, Newcastle-Staffs c.d.s. of 17 Feb. 1846 on the reverse; filing fold clear of the adhesive but fine and with interesting contents regarding mining, the annoyed writer complains that he is at his wits end regarding the lack of railsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 62: ME-NF block of four, touched or cut into at places, tied by four blue "derby/de 21/1845/a" datestamps to large entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 20 Dec. 1845; an absent portion of the front of the entire (not affecting the area of the address or stamps) has been neatly replaced, but most attractive and an extraordinary and highly important rarity. Believed to be the only recorded block of four 1d. reds on cover with blue circular date stamp cancellations. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 64: HH, watermark inverted, good to large margins all round and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at right, tied by crisp "60" barred oval to entire letter (no side flaps), on reverse Middlehan u.d.c., dated markings of Bedale and Rochdale; fine and a scarce variety on cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 65: SF, large margins, an extraordinary worn plate, tied to envelope from Ipswich to Lowestoft, dated 17 Sept. 1846; a trifle stained (mostly on the reverse). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 75: RD, good to very large margins all round and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at left, tied by a superb, crisp violet "86" barred oval cancellation of Bishops Auckland to Midland Railway entire letter to Derby dated 15 March 1848; very fine and most attractive. R.P.S. Certificate (1992). Specialised BS28xe, £16,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 107: GL large to huge margins and showing a trace of the adjoining stamp at foot, tied by "6" barred oval cancellation of Alfreton to entire to Ashby-de-la-Zouch dated 18 June 1851; two clean vertical filing folds well clear of the adhesive, fine and an extremely rare Plate. Interesting references to Swanwick colliery. Specialised £550 off cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 169: BG-DH, phenomenal block of six showing significant portions of all possible fourteen adjoining stamps, London district "21" barred oval cancellations; some wrinkling and a minor diagonal crease affection DG. A stunning block. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownPlate 169: PG-PH, a remarkable horizontal pair showing significant portions of all ten adjoining stamps, London district "12" barred oval cancellations. Wonderful. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownSelection of seven entire letters, including Two Penny Post handstamps (4), 1845 entire letter with scarce "stapleford" u.d.c., 1848 entire to Ashby-de-la-Zouche with blue "sutton-in-ashfield" u.d.c. (only recorded in 1849), also 1d. pink envelope with Leigh St. and 1856 envelope franked 1d. Stars with blue King William St. Two Penny post markings; strikes and condition mixedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841-53 One Penny Red-BrownSelection of ten covers, including cancellations with Perth distinctive Maltese Cross, markings with framed leslie Scots local, Plated with PB (Plate 98) and FB (Plate 106) on entire letter from Glasgow to Edinburgh, Plate 176: AG (faults) on "Post Magazine", etc., also perf. 1d. Stars on O.H.M.S. Inspector of Prisons entire, 1d. Plate number with watermark Garter 4d. vermilion on envelope registered to Loughborough endorsed Gone Away, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Bu...

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 3HI-IJ block of four, large to gigantic margins all round showing significant portions of five adjoining stamps, "387" barred oval cancellations of Huddersfield; fine and rare. Specialised £1,700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 3IJ good to large margins all round, tied by blue "698" barred oval cancellation of Shaftesbury to entire dated 29 Oct. 1849 to London, endorsed "Immediate", dated markings on reverse; fine and rare. Specialised £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 3RA-SF block of twelve, margins all round, London "17" barred oval cancellations; superb and an extremely rare multiple. Photoprovenance:Ex Seymour, 1951Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1841 Two Pence BluePlate 3RJ-RK (RJ "J" flaw), horizontal pair with good to very large margins all round and RK showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at foot, toed by Edinburgh distinctive Maltese Cross cancellations to long entire letter to Falkirk dated 20 May 1843; fine. A lovely 4d. franking with distinctive cancellations. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1850-54 Archer perforations: Plate 97, ME, ted by London district "43" barred oval cancellation to envelope to Ashby-de-la-Zouche dated March 31 1854; beautifully centred, light vertical filing fold. Fine. S.G.16b, £2,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57Watermark Small Crown, Perf. 161d. Plum: Plate 168, RJ, RK and RL, consecutive lettering from the same sheet, used on three envelopes, ex the same correspondence to Captain Browne in Dorset, dated Oct. 1854, "105" barred oval cancellations and each with Winfield u.d.c. on reverse; fine. A quite remarkable group.. S.G. 19/20. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57Watermark Small Crown, Perf. 161d. Plate 203: TA, tied to piece by superb blue "29" barred oval cancellation of Ashburton, centred to upper left, fine. S.G. 17Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57Watermark Small Crown, Perf. 162d. Plate 5: GF-GJ (strip of three and a pair) tied by three only Scottish "159" numeral cancellations of Glasgow to entire letter dated 14 Oct. 1854 to Nantes, GF well centred and GI with clear profile, GI and GJ additionally tied by red Calais entry marking and with red pd in oval alongside. The entire with Murdoch, Brothers/Pharmaceutical Chemists label on the interior. Most appealing and a rare cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1854-57Watermark Large Crown, Perf. 161d. red-brown, Plate 15: KG-KI, horizontal strip of four, barred oval cancellations, on long entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 27 Oct. 1855, dated markings on reverse; a little stained and two clean vertical filing folds (one between the stamp) affect the strip. Nevertheless an exceptionally rare strip which illustrates how the centring varies within the sheet, possibly the only recorded multiple of this stamp. S.G. 26, Specialised Cat. £1,250 for a single, off cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information p...

Great Britain1856-581d. rose-red, Perf. 14, Plate 63: KI-LJ, block of four tied by London "60" barred oval cancellations to entire letter to Derby; vertical filing fold, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1856-581d. rose-red, Perf. 14, tied by a very fine Stoke on Trent Spoon cancellation to entire letter to Ashby-de-la-Zouch, dated 20 March 1858; vertical filing fold and small stain (from seal) visible on the front. Rare. S.G. 36. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1864-79 1d. rose-red, Plate 225: MG, large part original gum, centred to upper right as usual, fresh colour and fine. S.G. 43/44, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1858-76 2d. Plate 9: OE-RE vertical strip of four, TE, used with 1862-64 4d. Plate 3, tied by London "15" bared oval cancellations to long mourning entire letter registered to Derby; fine red oval registered/e/21 ja 63/london datestamp; filing folds affecting some of the adhesives. An impressive coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainA small Line Engraved selection, six items, including 1855 watermark Small Crown, perf. 14 1d. reserve Plate 4 on entire, 1856 entire to Ashby-de-la-Zouch franked 1d. with Nottingham sideways duplex cancellation, 1856 piece franked 1d. Plate 38 single and Plate 54 strip of three with Wakefield sideways duplex cancellation, 1869 envelope to Derby franked 1d. with fine Burton on Trent Spoon cancellation, 1868 long cover to Derby franked 2d. Plate 9 block of four and 1d., etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions...

Great Britain1847-54 Embossed 1/- green, from the upper right corner of the sheet and with large margins other sides and showing a portion of the adjoining stamp at foot, Irish "176" cancellation and tied by red Am Packet/Jul 11/Paid/24" datestamp to envelope addressed to Texas, blue Mountcharles/Donegal and blue Donegal datestamp; overall staining and the adhesive with diagonal wrinkle. An extraordinary example. S.G. 54. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1855-57Watermark Medium Garter 4d. carmine on thick, blued, highly glazed paper, overprinted "specimen" type 2 vertically, original gum; fine and scarce. Concise 63s, £1,200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1855-576d. pale lilac, block of eight (4x2) from the foot of the pane, original gum with the lower strip remaining unmounted mint and showing "postage six pence." inscription at foot; the last stamp in the upper strip with a pulled perf. and a few slightly toned perf. tips. A spectacular and very rare multiple, possibly the largest surviving piece. S.G. 70. Specialised £15,500 as two blocks of four. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1862-644d. bright red, Plate 3, without hair lines: Imprimatur lettered TK, from the foot of the sheet and with current number "206", unused without gum; minor wrinkles but a unique positional piece. SG. 79, var., PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-801868 (23 Aug.) wrapper to Calcutta "via Marseilles" bearing 2/- blue NA/OA vertical pair with 4d. orange plate 10 and 1d. plate 116 tied by indistinct barred oval; some soiling but a good 4/5d. franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1872-736d. chestnut, Plate 11: Imprimatur lettered TC, large part original gum; fine and scarce. One of only 22 possible examples, many of which are in institutional collections. Specialised £3,800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Maltese Cross5/- rose, plate 1: DC, cancelled by light strike of indistinct barred oval obliterator; centred a fraction high and left. S.G. 126, £675Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Maltese Cross5/- pale rose, Plate 2: HD, part original gum; horizontal crease and a couple of light tone marks. S.G. 127, £11,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Maltese Cross10/- greenish grey, AI, neat Glasgow c.d.s. of 18 June 1882; fresh colour, fine and rare. S.G. 128, £3,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Maltese Cross10/- greenish grey, GI. cancelled by a very light strike of the registered barred oval; centred a little to the right. A very good example of this stamp with postal cancellation. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Maltese Cross£1 brown-lilac, EG, cancelled by Glasgow 1882 (17 May) c.d.s. with a fragment of the remainder of the duplex cancellation; two horizontal bends. Well centred and attractive. S.G. 129, £4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Anchor, Blued Paper£5 orange, DB overprinted "specimen" type 9, without gum. S.G. J128s, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Anchor, White Paper5/- pale rose, Plate 4: BB with a fine and neat strike of Northallerton c.d.s. dated 1883 (13 Oct.); there are a couple of very faint age marks, well centred. A most attractive example. S.G. 134, £4,200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, AE cancelled by a central strike of Glasgow 1895 (25 Mar.) c.d.s. A good example. Stolow handstamp on the reverse. S.G. 137, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1867-83Watermark Anchor, White Paper£5 orange, DL cancelled by Lombard Street 1898 c.d.s.; a good example with strong colour. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1873-80Watermark Orb2½d. rosy mauve, Plate 8: OH-PL, imperf. block of ten (5x2) from the lower right corner of the sheet, handstamped "specimen" type 9, with inscription "postage", "2½d." and current number "531"; unmounted mint, some minor wrinkles. A fine and rare positional piece. S.G. 141, Specialised £4,000++. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1873-80Watermark Orb2½d. rosy mauve, Plate 16: KH, unmounted mint, centred to left, fine and fresh. S.G. 141, £525Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1873-80Watermark Large Garter8d. orange, large part original gum, well centred, deep vibrant colour; very fine. S.G. 156, £1,850. Photo.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1873-801/- green, Plate 9: Imperforate imprimatur lettered AD, large part original gum, good margins, fine. Specialised. £3,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1880-81 1½d. colour trial in carmine pink on gummed and watermarked paper, fine. Specialised £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1881 1d. Die II, imperforate colour trial in umber on gummed and watermarked paper, large margins, large part original gum; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1884Watermark Crowns£1 brown-lilac, ID, cancelled by indistinct registered ovals; vertical crease; well centred and good appearance. S.G. 185, £3000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1884Watermark Crowns£1 brown-lilac, PD cancelled by squared circle datestamp, there is a faint mark at left. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1883-84White Paper5/- crimson, horizontal pair from the lower left corner of the sheet, unmounted mint, hinge mark and some wrinkles in the margins only; fresh colour and fine. S.G. 181, £1,950+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1883 or 1884 1½d. lilac, imperforate imprimatur lettered AH, large part original gum; fine and fresh. S.G. 188, Specialised £575. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1897-92£1 green, QD, large part original gum; vertical crease at right. Good appearance. S.G. 212, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great Britain1887-92£1 green, Plate 2: TA, broken frame variety, unmounted mint from the lower-left corner of the sheet (hinged in the margin only); a couple of light diagonal wrinkles as might be expected. Rare so fine. S.G. 212a, £10,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great Britain1890 Postal Jubilee medal in silvered-bronze; fine with considerable amounts of original lustre and scarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing Edward VII Issues1902-10 De La Rue3d. Die Proof in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), without markings; superb and rare. Specialised £3,250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing Edward VII Issues1902-10 De La Rue10/- ultramarine, unmounted mint, well centred, good colour; superb. S.G. 265, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII Issues1902-10 De La Rue£1 dull blue-green, large part original gum; horizontal crease; also a used example which shows ageing on the reverse (2)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII Issues1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green with lower left corner margins, part original gum with some gum disturbance around large hinge mark. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing Edward VII Issues1911-13 Somerset House£1 deep green in a vertical pair cancelled by light registered ovals dated 1911 (2 Nov.); a good multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1911 Downey Heads 3d. engraver's sketch die for an unadopted design, very fine die proof printed in black on thick white proofing paper (54x52mm.) with shaded background and shaded upper corners (as Specialised figure 23); fine and scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing George V Issues1912-24 Watermark Royal CypherCoinage Head die proof, accepted state, in black on white proof paper (68x77mm.), handstamped "244" on the reverse; fine and rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1912-24 Watermark Royal Cypher1d. carmine, Control "R21" block of six (3x2) from the lower right corner of the sheet, unmounted mint; superb. R.P.S. Certificate (2019). Specialised N16(10), £1,050 as six singles. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing George V Issues1912-24 Watermark Royal CypherMedal head die proof as used for the 5d. and 1/- values, in black on glazed proof paper (134x111mm.) showing only a small part of the background shaded. Fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1912-24 Watermark Royal Cypher6d. slate-purple, "C.13" Control block of six (3x2) from the lower left corner of the sheet, original gum with all except one remaining unmounted mint; very fine and scarce. R.P.S. Certificate (2019), Specialised N26(2), £1,125 as six singles. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing George V Issues1913 Waterlow2/6d. sepia-brown, overprinted "specimen" type 26, unmounted mint, slight wrinkles, well centred and fine. S.G. 400, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1913 Waterlow10/- indigo-blue, large part original gum; light mark on the gum. S.G. 402, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1913 Waterlow£1 dull blue-green, fine used with a central strike of Guernsey c.d.s. S.G. 404, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1915 De La Rue2/6d. yellow-brown, watermark reversed, unmounted mint from the right of the sheet, clearly showing the variety, unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 406wj, £1,800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1915 De La Rue2/6d. pale yellow-brown, block of four from the right of the sheet, unmounted mint, well centred; very slightly toned gum; fine and a scarce block. S.G. 406, Specialised N64(7), £2,700+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainKing George V Issues1915 De La Rue5/- bright carmine, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 409, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1924-26 2½d. blue "O31" Control pair from the lower left corner of the sheet, the Control single unmounted mint, the other hinged and some pencil notations in the margins; fine. A very rare Control piece. S.G. 422. Specialised £2,000 for the single. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1929 P.U.C.£1 black, large part original gum; light even gum toning. S.G. 438, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1929 P.U.C.£1 black good used with neat registered oval cancellations. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1935 Silver Jubilee2½d. Prussian blue "error of colour", used with ½d. green on piece dated 30 Oct. 1935 from Upper Edmonton; fine and rare. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). S.G. 456a, £14,000++. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainKing George V Issues1935 Silver Jubilee2½d. Prussian blue "error of colour", vertical pair used with ½d. green on cover dated 26 July 1935 registered from Cricklewood to Rugby; registration etiquette missing and the cover and stamps with a few very minor stain spots. The only recorded multiple of the 2½d. Prussian blue recorded on cover. B.P.A. Certificate (2001). S.G. 456a. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1952-58 Photographic EssaysStamp sized Photographic Essays for 2d., 2½ (4), 4d. and 1/- in unadopted designs each affixed to card, fine and scarce. While the central photographic portrait was being perfected, the Post Office established a list of artists to be invited to submit designs for the new stamps. The design brief insisted that the photographic portrait of The Queen would be the central feature, but that it was eminently desirable to include the four national floral emblems, it was also insisted that the words 'postage' and 'revenue' must feature....

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1958-652d. red-brown vertical pair (streaky printing), "Dollis Hill" phosphor trial on ungummed unwatermarked handmade paper with all over green phosphor, fine. Specialised ST4(3)a, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1958-653d. deep lilac, "Dollis Hill" phosphor trial horizontal pair with upright watermark and a 4mm. blue phosphor band resulting in one with 2mm. band at right, the other with a 2mm. band at left; unmounted mint, fine. Specialised ST7(3)b, £550+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1961 Parliamentary Conference 6d. and 1/3d., imperforate imprimaturs with "n/p/imprimatur" on reverse; unmounted mint, fine and rare. S.G. 629P-630P, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1967 (Feb.) E.F.T.A. Sea Freight 9d. ordinary with black (Queen's head etc.), brown, new blue and yellow omitted, superb unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 715a, £1300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1968 (Nov.) Christmas4d. Boy and Girl with Rocking Horse with vermilion omitted, superb unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 775b, £525. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1968 (Nov.) Christmas4d. Boy and Girl with Rocking Horse with ultramarine omitted, superb unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 775c, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1969 Anniversaries 1/6d. Flags of NATO countries, "Traffic light" block of six (3x2) from the upper right corner of the sheet, variety yellow-green (Italian and Portuguese flags) omitted, unmounted mint, fine and a rare positional piece. S.G. 794f, £510++Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1969 British Architecture 5d., imperforate Traffic Light block of eight (2 se-tenant blocks of four); unmounted mint, fine and scarce. Between eighteen and thirty-six blocks known. S.G. 796a, var. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1970 Literary Anniversaries 5d., imperforate Plate Number block of eight (two se-tenant blocks of four), unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 824ab, £4,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1971 Anniversaries 3p. Servicemen and Nurse of 1921, variety orange-red (nurse's cloak) omitted, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 887b, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1973 (Feb.) Tree Planting Year 9p. Oak Tree with brownish grey (Queen's head) omitted, fine unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 922b, £825. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1977 Racket Sports8½p. Lawn Tennis, block of six (2 x3), the lower pair completely imperforate, the others partly so; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 1022a, £2,750 for an imperforate pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1977 Racket Sports11p. Squash, imperforate horizontal pair; unmounted mint, fine and scarce. Brandon Certificate (2000). S.G. 1024a, £9,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1977 Silver Jubilee8½p. pale turquoise-green, imperforate block of four from the foot of the sheet, unmounted mint, fine. Twenty-five pairs recorded. S.G. 1033a, £1,900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1977 Silver Jubilee13p. bistre-yellow, imperforate horizontal pair, unmounted mint; fine. About twenty-four pairs recorded. S.G. 1037a, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1977 Christmas 7p. se-tenant strip of five from the right of the sheet, variety imperforate, neatly cancelled; fine. Nine mint strips known, this is the only recorded used strip. S.G. 1044a, £4,500 mint. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1978 Christmas 9p. The Waits, imperforate horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet; unmounted mint. some tiny wrinkles in the margin only, fine. Around fifteen pairs recorded. S.G. 1072a, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1979 Dogs 11p. West Highland Terrirer, imperforate cylinder number block of four from the lower left corner of the sheet, unmounted mint and fine, contained in a block of eight with the stamps above damaged. A very rare positional piece, around eight pairs known. S.G. 1077a, £13,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1979 Spring Wild Flowers 11p. Bluebells, imperforate vertical pair from the upper left corner of the sheet, contained in a cylinder number block of six (3x2), the adjoining block partly perforated; unmounted mint, the variety with a very slight bend, fine. Ten to fifteen pairs recorded. S.G. 1081a, £3,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1979 Death Centenary of Sir Rowland Hill10p. Sir Rowland Hill, horizontal strip of four from the top of the sheet with cylinder numbers, the left hand horizontal pair variety imperforate, the adjoining pair partly perforated, unmounted mint. Around four pairs recorded (one of these damaged). S.G. 1095a, £8,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1979 Centenary of the Death of Rowland HillMiniature sheet, variety bright blue (background of 13½p., etc.), unmounted mint; superb. Pierron records only six examples of the variety. S.G. MS1099e, £8,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1979 Christmas 10p. Angel appearing to the Shepherds, imperforate, Traffic Light block of four from the lower right corner of the sheet, unmounted mint; fine. Twenty-five pairs recorded. S.G. 1105b, £2,400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1980 London 1980 50p. miniature sheet, variety imperforate; unmounted mint, fine and rare. Around twelve recorded. S.G. MS1119a, £4,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1982 British Textiles, 15½p. "Strawberry Thief", imperforate horizontal pair; unmounted mint, fine. Ten pairs recorded. S.G. 1192a, £3,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1982 Christmas15½p. "The Holly and the Ivy", lower marginal marginal interpanneau block of twelve (6x2), the lower block of four variety imperforate (lower pair with faint indents), unmounted mint, roughly seperated at left affecting two stamps and a tiny gum wrinkle on one imperf. stamp. Rare. S.G. 1203a, £7,000 as two imperf. pairs. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1982 Christmas19½p. "I saw three ships" imperforate horizontal pair; unmounted mint, fine and rare. Six pairs recorded. S.G. 1204a, £5,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1983 Christmas 12½p. "Christmas Post", imperforate horizontal pair contained in a strip of three with the adjoining stamp only partly perforated; unmounted mint, the variety with small gum wrinkle at top; fine. Around eight pairs recorded. S.G. 1231a, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1984 Urban Renewal20½p. Milburngate Centre, Durham, imperforate horizontal pair from the lower left corner of the sheet, contained in a Plate number block of six (3x2), a few very faint traces of indents at top; fine unmounted mint. Three pairs recorded. S.G. 1246a, £9,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1984 Urban Renewal31p. Commercial Street Development, Perth, imperforate horizontal pair from the foot of the sheet; unmounted mint, slight gum wrinkles, fine. About five pairs recorded. S.G. 1248a, £7,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1985 Famous Trains 17p. "Flying Scotsman", imperforate Traffic Light block of six (2x3) from the lower right corner of the sheet; unmounted mint, some light creasing, fine and a rare positional piece. Around twelve pairs recorded. S.G. 1272a, £12,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1985 European Music Year 22p. "The Planet Suite", imperforate block of four from the upper right corner of the sheet, contained in a black of eight with the adjoining stamps partly perforated; unmounted mint, vertical crease affecting two of the imperforate stamps. Fine and a rare positional piece. Around five pairs recorded. S.G. 1283a, £13,000+. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1985 Royal Mail 34p. Town Letter Delivery, block of twenty (5x4) from the left of the pane, variety imperforate horizontally between the second and third rows; unmounted mint, faint traces of indents; fine and rare. S.G. 1293a, £8,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1985 Christmas 12p. Principal Boy, imperforate vertical pair from the top of the sheet; unmounted mint, fine. Around ten pairs recorded. S.G. 1303a, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1986 Commonwealth Games22p. Rowing, block of nine (3x3) and a corner single, variety imperforate, used with Machin 10p. on piece; two pairs in the block are fine, the others with faults. The only recorded examples of this error recorded. Brandon Certificate (1997). S.G. 1329a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1986 Commonwealth Games34p. Hockey, block of fifteen (5x3) from the upper left corner of the sheet, the upper right corner block of four completely imperforate and the lower right corner pair imperforate except for the faintest trace of indents, the three adjoining stamps partly imperforate; unmounted mint. S.G. 1332a, £11,000 for the block of four. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1986 Christmas 12p. The Glastonbury Thorn, imperforate Traffic Light block of four from the lower right corner of the sheet contained in a block of six (3x2) with the adjoining stamps partly perforated; unmounted mint, some minor defects hardly affecting the fine appearance. A rare positional block. Around six pairs recorded. Brandon Certificate (1995). S.G. 1341a, £8,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1987 Studio Pottery 34p. Pot by Hans Coper, imperforate horizontal pair from the left of the sheet; unmounted mint, the left hand stamp with a small surface scrape. Very rare. Two to four pairs recorded. S.G. 1374a, £6,000 as a vertical pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1988 Welsh Bible 18p. Revd. William Morgan, imperforate horizontal pair from the left of the sheet; unmounted mint, small crease in the margin well clear of the stamp, fine. Around four pairs recorded. S.G. 1384a, £5,500 for a vertical pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1989 Lord Mayor's Show 20p., block of ten (5x2) comprising two se-tenant strips of five, variety imperforate; unmounted mint, some light bends barely detracting from this unique modern rarity of which only around three strips known. S.G. 1457ab, £24,000+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1989 Christmas20p. + 1p. Octagon Tower, imperforate horizontal pair contained in a block of six (2x3) from the top of the sheet with the pair above being partly perforated; unmounted mint, fine. Ten pairs recorded. S.G. 1464a, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1989 Christmas20p. + 1p. Octagon Tower, block of twenty (2x10) from the right of the sheet with the lower right corner "Traffic Light" block of four completely imperforate and the pair above partially so; unmounted mint, folded through the gutter margin, fine and rare. Ten imperforate pairs recorded. S.G. 1464a, £7,000+ for the block of four. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1990 150th. Anniversary of the Penny Black, 20p. brownish black and cream, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II, complete sheet of 200 (10x20) with the top right block of twenty completely imperforate, unmounted mint, folded along the central rows of horizontal and vertical perfs., fine and rare. S.G. 1469a, £22,500+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1990 Gallantry Awards 20p. D.S.C. and D.S.M., imperforate horizontal pair from the left of the sheet; unmounted mint, fine. Twenty-five pairs know (fifteen of these damaged). S.G. 1519a, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1991 Scientific Achievements22p. Michael Farriday, imperforate block of six (3x2) from the lower right corner of the sheet; unmounted mint, some slight soiling in the margin on the gummed side. Fine. S.G. 1546a, £1,950+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1991 Scientific Achievements22p. Faraday, imperforate block of eight from the foot of the sheet with vertical interpanneau margin; unmounted mint, a few minor gum wrinkles, fine and an impressive multiple. Around forty pairs recorded. S.G. 1546a, £2,600. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1991 Dinosaurs 22p. Iguanodon, imperforate block of four contained in a block of eight (4x2) from the upper right corner of the sheet and with the adjoining stamps partly perforated and showing a 2mm. shift of the vertical perfs.; unmounted mint, the variety block very fine. S.G. 1573a, £7,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1992 The Four Seasons 22p. Hare on the North Yorkshire Moors, complete sheet of 100, the upper pane completely imperforate, the lower pane with the upper row partially imperforate, unmounted mint, a heavy vertical crease affects one row and a few light wrinkles; unmounted mint and chiefly fine. Around fifty imperforate pairs recorded. S.G. 1588a, £21,250+provenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1992 Gilbert and Sullivan 24p. The Goldolliers, Traffic Light block of thirty (6x5) from the lower left corner of the sheet, variety imperforate; folded through one vertical row and a few other light creases, otherwise fine unmounted mint. S.G. 1625a, £10,500+. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1993 Christmas 19p. Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim, cylinder number block of twelve (3x4) from the right of the sheet, the lower left corner horizontal cylinder number pair completely imperforate (faint trace of indents at top but one of only three recorded imperforate pairs), sheet margin partly separated and with tear in the margin (just clear of the design), the remaining stamps partly perforated to varying degrees; unmounted mint. Rare. S.G. 1790a, £7,000 for the imperf. pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Ter...

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1994 Medical Discoveries25p. Ultrasonic Imaging, imperforate horizontal gutter pair; unmounted mint, some minor wrinkles, fine. Five pairs recorded and two of these are creased. S.G. 1839a, £7,000 for a vertical pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1994 Medical Discoveries25p. Ultrasonic Imaging, imperforate vertical pair contained in a block of four with a partly perforated pair, roughly torn at the edges and a few light bends; unmounted mint. Rare. Brandon Certificate (1997). S.G. 1839a, £7,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1994 Christmas19p. Mary and Joseph, marginal imperforate horizontal pair, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 1843a, £175Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1994 Christmas19p. Mary and Joseph, complete sheet of 100, variety imperforate; unmounted mint, heavy vertical crease affecting one row of ten; fine. S.G. 1843a, £8,750+provenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1996 Classic Sports Cars 43p. Jaguar XK120, block of fifteen (the lower three rows of the pane with cylinder numbers), the lower left corner horizontal pair completely imperforate, the adjacent rows partly imperforate; unmounted mint, fine and rare. Around 8 imperforate pairs recorded. S.G. 1948a, £3,750 for an imperforate pair. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 450th. Death Anniversary of King Henry VIII, 26p. King Henry VIII, complete sheet of sixty (two panes 6x5), the two vertical rows at left showing progressive failure of perforation leaving the upper left corner vertical pair completely imperforate and the lower left vertical strip of three imperforate between the stamps and the left margin, the remaining five stamps in this row showing faint indents between the stamps and margin; a few tiny wrinkles. fine unmounted mint. A spectacular item. Only six imperforate pairs recorded. S.G. 1965a, £7,250 for...

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Christmas(2nd.) Children and Father Christmas pulling Cracker, cylinder number block of fifteen (5x3) from the lower left corner of the sheet, the cylinder number block of six variety imperforate and the adjoining vertical strip partly perforated; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2006a, £4,500 as three imperforate pairsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Christmas31p. Father Christmas riding Cracker, Traffic Light block of twelve (4x3) from the lower right corner of the sheet, the Traffic Light block of six variety imperforate, the adjoining vertical strip partly so; fine unmounted mint. S.G. 2008a, £6,250 as three imperforate pairsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Royal Golden Wedding20p. Wedding Photograph 1947, block of fifteen (3x5), the upper left vertical pair variety imperforate (very slight trace of some indents) and with four others partly imperforate; unmounted mint, fine and rare. S.G. 2011a, Unpriced. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Royal Golden Wedding26p. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, 1997, Traffic Light block of ten (2x5) from the lower left corner of the sheet, the Traffic Light block of four completely imperforate, the adjoining pair partly so; unmounted mint, fine. Around eight pairs recorded. S.G. 2012, £13,000 as two vertical pairs. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Royal Golden Wedding26p. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip, 1997, imperforate vertical pair, part slightly disturbed gum. fine and attractive. Around eight pairs recorded. S.G. 2012a, £6,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Diana, Princess of Wales26p., a block of five se-tenant strips of five, the upper left corner block of six (3x2) completely imperforate and the six adjoining stamps partly so, unmounted mint, fine and rare. Only four strips known. Brandon Certificate (1998). S.G. 2021ad, £17,000 as two imperforate strips of three. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1997 Diana, Princess of Wales26p. block of five se-tenant strips of five, the lower left corner block of six completely imperforate and the six adjoining stamps partly imperforate, imperforate edges roughly separated with the lower strip torn into, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 2021ab, £17,000 as two imperforate strips of three. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1998 Christmas26p. Angel Praying, Plate number block of twenty (5x4) from the lower left corner of the sheet, the Plate number block of four variety imperforate and with the adjoining five stamps partly imperforate; unmounted mint, one with a slight bend. Fine. S.G. 2065a, £6,500 as two blocks of fourprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1998 Christmas26p. Angel Praying, horizontal strip of five from the foot of the sheet, containing an imperforate pair and one partly imperforate; unmounted mint; fine. S.G. 2065a, £3,250 as an imperforate pairSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1998 Christmas26p. Angel Praying, block of fifty (5x10) including five completely imperforate pairs and eight stamps partly imperforate; unmounted mint, folded in places not affecting the varieties, fine. Around fourteen imperforate pairs recorded. S.G. 2065a, £16,250 as five imperforate pairs. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1999 Millennium Series, The Inventors Tale 20p. Greenwich Meridian and Clock, block of ten (5x2) with the right hand block of four variety imperforate and with the adjoining pair partly imperforate; unmounted mint, light vertical crease or bend clear of the variety, fine and scarce. Seven to fourteen pairs recorded. S.G. 2069a, £7,500 as two pairs. Photoprovenance:Sir G. BaillieSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1999 Millennium Series, The Patients Tale, 26p. Patient on Trolley, block of ten (5x2) from the lower left corner of the sheet, the corner block of four completely imperforate and the adjoining pair partly imperforate; unmounted mint, minor wrinkles and a small tear in the margin, fine. S.G. 2081a, £12,000 as two imperforate pairs. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1999 (May) Millennium Series 19p. Woven Threads with bronze (Queen's head) and phosphor omitted, superb unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 2088ay, £675. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1999 Royal Wedding 26p. Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones, imperforate Cylinder Number block of six (2x3) from the lower left corner of the sheet; unmounted mint. A rare positional piece. Sixteen pairs recorded. S.G. 2096a, £5,400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1999 Milennium Series, Scientist's tale 26p. Galapagos Finch, block of eight (4x2) with the left hand block of four variety imperforate; unmounted mint, a couple of minor wrinkles, fine and scarce. Twenty pairs recorded. S.G. 2103a, £2,400+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues2001 Submarine Service(1st.) Swiftsure, imperforate horizontal pair, unmounted mint, slight horizontal bend, fine. Twenty-five pairs recorded of which fifteen are damaged. S.G. 2203b, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues2001 Submarine Service(1st.) Swiftsure self adhesive booklet, variety imperforate, a few minor creases and the panes with some separation. Rare. S.G. 2207ab, £3,750Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues2002 Europa (E) Trick Tri-cyclists, horizontal strip of five from the left of the sheet with the left hand pair imperforate, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 2277a, £3,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues2004 A British Journey: Wales (2nd.) Barmouth Bridge, imperforate pane of twenty-five, unmounted mint, fine. Between 24 and 36 pairs recorded. S.G. 2466a, £8,400 as twelve imperforate pairs. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1971-96 Machin11½p. drab (1 centre band), an imperforate vertical pair, superb unmounted mint. S.G. X893a, £350. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1971-96 MachinHarrison phosphorised paper 24p. marginal imperforate pair, superb unmounted mint. S.G. X969a, £280. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1993-2017 Machin, Elliptical Perf.4p. new blue, imperforate block of four, some very lightly indented vertical perforations; unmounted mint, fine. S.G. Y1669a, £2,200Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1993-2007 Machin, Elliptical Perf.7p. grey, sheet of 200, including fifty stamps completely imperforate and sixteen partly so, unmounted mint, some creasing where folded and traces of horizontal indentations. Rare. S.G. Y1762a, unpricedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1993-2017 Machin, Elliptical Perf.40p. turquoise blue, imperforate block of six (3x2); unmounted mint, the right hand pair with slight faults. S.G. Y1711a, £1,050Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II Issues1993-2017 Machin, Elliptical Perf.Engraved £5 brown, imperforate block of four, unmounted mint, fine. S.G. Y1803a, £1,900. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainQueen Elizabeth II IssuesBooklets2004 Self adhesive containing 12 (2nd), variety imperforate with matrix intact; the cover with a few minor bends and cut slightly obliquely. Uncatalogued. S.G. ME4var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainOfficialsGovernment Parcels1891-1900 1/- green and carmine, overprint inverted, the usual Mount Pleasant Parcel Office cancellation; the colour very slightly diffused. Fine. Only about fifteen examples of this rare variety are recorded and at least five of these are damaged. R.P.S. Certificate (1978). S.G. O72a, £15,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Great BritainTelegraphs1876 3/- slate blue, Plate 1: PF-TH, block of fifteen (5x3) from the foot of the pane handstamped "specimen" type 9, unmounted mint; the usual gum wrinkling and a few blunt perfs. as usual, fine. S.G. T12s, £1,500+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Channel IslandsGuernsey1989 La Coupee Sark 20p. on uncoated paper, unmounted mint, plain edge at foot; fine. S.G. 310a. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GreeceEarly to modern mint and used selection housed in a stockbook, including 1917 Venizelist 50L. block of 24, 1d. block of 26, 1961 Europa set in mint sheets of 50, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Hong Kong1975 (Oct.) Birds 50c. with variety brown omitted, very fine unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. S.G. 335a, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Hong Kong1976 (Apr.) Girl Guides Diamond Jubilee $1.30 with variety light blue (background) omitted, fine unmounted mint. With normal for comparison. Unlisted in S.G. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) India1882-90 ½a., 9p., 2a., 3a., 4a. and 4a.6p. die proofs, each in black on glazed card (92x60mm.), the ½a. and 4a.6p. marked "before hardening", the first five dated in May 1881, the last dated "30 oct 85". A fine group. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IndiaA collection of Sea Post Office cancellations in an album comprising envelopes (20), Indian stationery envelope and picture postcards (36) showing several types of cancellation with mail from Burma (2), Canada (2), Germany (10), GB, India (4) and USA. A good lot well worth viewingSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IndiaTelegraph Stamp1860 "electric telegraph" 1r. reddish purple, imperforate imprimatur, from the right of the sheet with part inscription, unused without gum, some loss of blueing (with resultant colour suffusion on the reverse); still a beautiful item with near perfect surface and bright colour. One of only three recorded in private hands. S.G. T2 Proof. PhotoProvenance:Terry Sturton, March 1999Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IranAhmed Shah letterhead with circle in brown and gold embossed Lion, inscription and Crown. Attractive and rare.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IranAhmed Shad and Nassre-ed-din-Shah letterheads with circles in brown or green and with embossed inscription, Lion and Crown in Gold; fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IranMint and used selection (47) including first types, Barre Essays, 1881 50c. proof in black, 1881-82 10f., perf. errors, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1901-02 Surcharges5kr. on 50kr. reddish brown, handstamped in blue, horizontal pair, one without handstamp, large part original gum; fine and scarce. Persiphila Certificate. S.G. 180a, var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1901-02 Surcharges5kr. on 50kr. reddish brown, handstamped in blue, block of four, two with handstamp diagonal, one surcharge diagonal inverted and the last with surcharge horizontal, large part original gum; fine. S.G. 180a, vars. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1902 "Tomans" Money Order Issue50t. magenta, Abbassi cancellation and control "0529", touched at places, rare postally used. Persiphila 273 and with CertificateSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1902 "Tomans" Money Order Issue100t. bronze-red, Hamadan cancellation and Control "560", large margins and fine. Rare postally used. Persiphila 274 and with Certificate. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1906 typeset 2ch. grey, horizontal strip of three, tied by two violet oval negative seal cancellations of Khansar to reverse of cover; cover faults but rare. Only four covers recorded with this cancellation. S.G. 293. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1911-13 Ahmed Mirza1ch. to 30kr. set of 21, 1922 Controle 1ch. to 30kr. (set with only one 3ch.), large part original gum, probably second printing. S.G. 361-381, 555-557, 559-572Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1911-13 Ahmed Mirza1ch. to 30kr., selection of fifteen values, including 20kr. and 30kr. (signed Saadri), 1922 3ch. on 12ch., 6ch. and 24ch., 1923 10ch. on 20kr., 1kr. on 30kr.,part original gum, includes short vignettes; good to fine. Between S.G. 361 and 381, 573-576Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1911-13 Ahmed Mirza6ch. carmine and grey, tied to the reverse of cover by violet negative cancellation of Hendijan, transit and arrival datestamps; cover faults but attractive and rare. Less than 10 covers recorded with this cancellation. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1911-13 Ahmed Mirza2kr., 3kr., 5kr., 20kr. and 30kr., large part original gum, fine. Each signed Saadri. S.G. 375-376, 378, 380-381, £550Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1911-13 Ahmed Mirza20kr. buff and chocolate (2), 30kr. green and carmine (2), 1935 "postes iraniennes" on Riza Shah Pahlavi 2ch., 3ch., 6ch. and 9ch. (2), part original gum, fair to fine. Each signed SaadriSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1917 12ch. on 1kr. carmine and blue, Kirmanchah (Depart) cancellation, trace of a thin at foot. Very rare. Persiphila Certificate. S.G. 481, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1927 Air 1ch. to 20kr., used, chiefly fine. A rare set. The 10kr., 20kr. and 30kr. signed Farahbakhsh. S.G. 642-657, £467. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1949 War Effort 2r.50 blue, tied to the reverse of envelope from Bandar Abbas to Bombay by "bombay foreign/paquebot" cancellation of 13 Sept. 1949, red "travel & ship/p & o and b.i." meter mark on the front; fine. Believed to be unique. Saadri Certificate (2019). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IranSelection of twenty-six covers and cards, including a variety of frankings and destinations, three from India to Iran, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IranSelection of twelve covers or cards and twelve waybills, including 1907 10c. sepia on blue (pair) with registration label (pair) with Shad-Abdol Azim seal cancellation, 1913 cover franked 6ch. with violet Ram Hormoz negative seal cancellation, 1920 2ch. postal stationery card with Tezerdjan negative seal cancellation, etc., mixed condition but an interesting groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1885 (c.) red on green interpostal seal, used on reverse of envelope with Teheran c.d.s. alongside; the envelope folded and with faults. ScarceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Iran1906-14, selection of nine covers from Russia to Iran, a variety of frankings; good to fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) IrelandBooklets1946 2/, black on buff cover, edition "28-46", perfs. trimmed at foot as usual but exceptionally fresh and fine. Rare. S.G. SB6, £1,400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

IrelandPropaganda Labels1914 Anti Home Rule 1d. Carson and flags (6 unused without gum, block of four and vertical pair) and Carson 1d. (3 unused without gum, marginal single and horizontal pair, right stamp with defects, 1d. red hand (10, marginal block of four and two vertical pairs, unused without gum, six with some creasing) and 1914 Home Rule 1d. Hibernia (8, marginal block of four, and a vertical pair and horizontal pair unused without gum, a few creased), 1d. Harp (8, a complete pane of eight split into vertical pairs, unused without gum and with some peripheral creasing and two stamps...

Italian StatesA small selection (34) in a red stockbook, including Papal States, Sicily 1859 ½g. fine used (signed A. Diena, Fiechi, Bolaffi), 2g. Plate 2 strip of three (signed E. Diena, A Diena), etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

ItalyDodecanese IslandsDuplicated mint and used selection housed in a stockbook, including 1912 sets for all the Islands, 1929 King's visit without imprint 30c. (2), 5L. (2), 1930 Virgil Postage and Air (5 sets), 1932 Dante Air 100L. (2), 1932 Garibaldi with the Postage sets for all the Islands, 1944 (July) War Victims (10 sets), 1944 (Oct.) War Victims (4 sets, 50c. + 2L., 80c. + 2L. and 8c. + 2L. on unaddressed 30c. card, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

JordanThe Kirkbride "Moab" Provisional1920 1p. pale blue on white wove paper, initialled "AK." in violet and used by two distinct strikes of the local Kerek c.d.s. in violet; slightly soiled at left, part original gum and expertising signatures on reverse, fine and scarce. S.G. 19a, £4,000. Photo Note: This interesting and scarce stamp was issued between October 1920 and March 1921 by Sir Alec Kirkbride, the British Advisor for the Moab District, some 500-600 examples are thought to have been produced, however very few survive today.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

Jordan1920-74 mint and used collection on Lindner pages comprising a range of Palestine overprints, a number with B.P.A. Certificates (each from 1981) including 1920 1m. sepia unused with overprint inverted, 1922 9p on 9p ochre unused with violet surcharge, 20p. on 20p. pale grey overprinted in black, 10p. ultramarine overprinted in violet unused, 20p. pale grey overprinted in violet, unused, 1923 ½p. on 9p. ochre with surcharge in red and inverted unused, 5/10p. on 3m. yellow-brown with surcharge in black unused and also fiscally used, 5/10p. on 9pi. ochre overprinted in black and violet used...

Jordan1951 King Talal, Unissued Commemoratives3f. carmine and black and 20f. violet and black, rare unused examples of these unissued stamps, the 3f. with gum creases and lightly soiled, the 20f. with full original gum and just very light creasing, still very good condition for these sought after and scarce stamps. Photo Note: These were commissioned to commemorate the accession of King Talal to the throne in 1951, following his abdication on 11th August 1952, the stamps were destroyed; just a few values were salvaged after the burning.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informati...

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1903-04 ½a. to 50r. set of sixteen, each overprinted "specimen", good to fine mint. S.G. 1-16s, £1,105. Photo for 50r.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1903-04 ½a. to 20r. with additional 1r. shade and 10r. (pale shade) on chalk-surfaced paper, fresh mint with the 20r. marginal and the stamp remaining unmounted, and 50r. fiscally used "railway provincial/e.a.p." handstamp in violet; fine to very fine. Brandon Certificate (1998) for 50r. S.G. 1-16, £2,805. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1904-07 ½a. to 20r. with additional ½a. to 8a. on chalk-surfaced paper and 2½a. listed shade, mint and generally fine. S.G. 17-32, 17a-25a, £900+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1907-08 1c. to 75c. set of nine overprinted "specimen", an issued set of nine with additional 1c. and 2c. shades, and 1910 redrawn 6c., good to fine mint. S.G. 34-43, £424Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika1938-54 1c. Plate 2.2/4B complete sheet with miscut margins, 1c. Plate 2/7A block of four, R.9/6 with retouched value tablet and R.10/8 with tadpole flaw, 1c. Plate 2/5a. half sheet of fifty, R9/6 with retouched value tablet, 1c. Plate 3/7B complete sheet, R.9/6 with retouched value tablet, 1c. upper right corner block of forty (8x6), R. 2/5 repaired left-hand value tablet, 5c. black and green Plate 2/1B and 4/1A imprint strips of ten, Plate 1A and 5/2A plate blocks of four, 5c. brown and orange Plate 5/3A block of eight and Plate 6/3A block of six, 10c. brown a...

(x) Kenya, Uganda and TanganyikaBooklets1950 1s. blue on yellow stapled at right with 5c. brown and orange (perfs. a little trimmed at top) and 10c. black and green (2, perfs. fine) panes of four; rare. S.G. SB4, £750Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Kenya, Uganda and TanganyikaBooklets1950 1s. blue on yellow, stapled at right with 5c. brown and orange (perfs. trimmed off at foot) and 10c. black and green (2, perfs. fine) panes of four; rare. S.G. SB4, £750Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

MalayaJohore1922-41 Script $500 blue and red with sheet margin at foot showing Plate No. "1", a superb mint example and a magnificent exhibition showpiece. The only example recorded. B.P.A. Certificate (1981). S.G. 128. Photoprovenance: George Bloch, May 1996Sir Gawaine Baillie, November 2006Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) MalayaPahang1949 UPU 15c. and 25c. perforated "specimen", without gum, both "b.w. archives" h.s. on reverse, fine. The only known examples ex the printer's archives. B.P.A. Certificate (1987). S.G. 50-51. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Mauritius1921-34 Script watermark, Die II 2c. brown strip of twelve from the top of sheet number "1996", the left-hand pane with no vertical perforations in margin, the right-hand pane perforated through the margin, mint with one hinge remainder at top centre, the stamps all unmounted. Rare and unusual. S.G. 224Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangNatal1898 Durban from the Berea 1d. card from Point Natal to Germany use 19 November 1898. The earliest known Natal postal stationery picture postcard, fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) The Gerald V.H. Flack Collection of Southern Africa PostcardsNote: Reference numbers refer to those in "Pioneer Postcards of Southern Africa, 1896-1900" by Bram LeeflangNatalA range of cards including published by Adams & Co. Nos 2 (unused on pink and used on blue and 2581.1 (used); A Greeting from Durban (3, two used); Five vignette card of Durban (used); Kaiser Friedrich Quelle Nos. 1.4, 2.3 and one unlisted (Bahnhof in Pieter-Martizburg); Official issue Nos. 1 (4 used), 2 (4, three used), 3 (3, one used), 4 (2, one used) and 5 (3, two used); Otto Seiffert, Germany with 1899 imprint No....

Netherlands1852-1961 a predominantly used collection housed in a blue Davo hingeless album, including 1872-91 2g. 50, 1923 Accession set, 1923 Culture, 1928 Olympics, 1930 Rembrandt, later issues, Postage Dues, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nevis1862 imperforate colour proofs on thick card comprising 1d. green, 4d. violet-grey, 6d. orange and 1/- lake, each in a complete sheet (3x4), the last two a little trimmed, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

New Hebrides1920-21 2d. on 40c. red on yellow (1913 French issue with "RF" sheet wmk.), a marginal block of twelve (3x4) being the top four rows of a pane, fresh unmounted mint. A rare and spectacular multiple, only 1200 were issued. S.G. 35, £1560+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1851 Laureated, imperf 1d. carmine on thick yellowish paper, close (top) to large margins, unused without gum, fine. S.G. 44, £5000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1852 Laureated 1d. brick-red, unused without gum, close to large margins fot this issue, ink notation on reverse, fine. S.G. 48, £2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-59 Diadem 6d. bluish grey, unused without gum, close margins, fine. S.G. 92, £2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-59 Diadem, imperf 6d. olive-grey, small to good margins, unused without gum, fine. S.G. 95, £2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1854-59 Diadem 1/- pale red with close to small margins, unused without gum, fine. S.G. 100, £5000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1856 "registered" (6d.) vermilion and Prussian blue, good margins on three sides, just into frame at right, unused without gum, fine. S.G. 102, £2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) New South Wales1860-72 wmk. double-line figure of value, perf 13 8d. bright yellow, a vertical strip of four from the left of a sheet, brilliant colour, fresh with large part original gum, some minor splitting, fine. Very rare and almost certainly a record multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (2019). S.G. 167c. Photoprovenance:William Frazer, September 2003"Alvarado", May 2010Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Northern Rhodesia1929 (Feb.) Rhodesian Congo Border Concession Ltd, Ndola imprint envelope (229x102mm.) to Duly & Co. at Bulawayo and carried by the R.A.F. during the Railway Strike on the copper belt, bearing 1925 2d. yellow-brown with large part Ndola datestamp and with manuscript "r.a.f" on reverse. Rare with less than one dozen of these flight covers believed to exist. See articles in The Rhodesian Philatelist, January 2005 and the RSCJ 217, December 2005. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Cond...

Norway1855-1969 mint and used collection in pre-printed album including 1855 4sk. blue used, 1856 2sk. to 8sk used, 1863-64 2sk., 3sk. and 24sk. mint and 4sk. and 8sk. used, 1867-68 1sk to 8sk mint and 4sk. used, 1871-75 values to 7sk., 1877 set to 60ö mint and some used, 1878 1k. to 2k. set of three mint, 1882-93 set to 25ö with 12ö pale green used and 25ö dull mauve mint, 1893-1908 perf. 14½ x 13½ 1ö to 60ö mint (50ö and 30ö used), 1907-10 set to 2k. mint, 1909 set, 1925 set mint, 1926-34 set with values to 60ö, also Officials, Postage Dues etc and plenty of mint sets to 1969; condition lit...

Nyasaland1891-95 selection with 4/- perforated "specimen", 2d. and 4d. blocks of four, 6d deep blue (3), 8d., 1/-, 2/6d. and 4/-, all with part original gum; 2d., 6d. ultramarine, 6d. deep blue (2, one used with Revenue 2/6d. on piece), 8d., 2/6d. used and 3/- on 4/- used fiscally; generally fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1891-95 1d. black marginal block of sixteen (4x4), [1-34] with [11] showing shade top to "b.c.", each block of four neatly cancelled with centrally applied "bandawe" double-ring datestamp (25.1.94, the earliest known usage). A scarce and attractive multipleSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1895 1d. on 2d. sea green and vermilion, variety surcharge double without full stop from a trial printing of one sheet, and issued stamp block of four and two singles, one with offset of surcharge on reverse, unused with part original gum, and a used example; fine. S.G. 20, £990. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1895 large Arms die proof of the vignette in black on card (90x114mm.); very fine. Rare. Photoprovenance:Graeme McFarlane, September 1989Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1895 no watermark 1d. to 5/- with additional 1/- overprinted "specimen" (D12), unused with part original gum. S.G. 21-28, £1,280Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1895 no watermark 1d. to £1 with additional 3/- and £1 (cancelled with indistinct numeral in violet), 5/- bisected diagonally and fiscally used on small piece, £1 cleaned and £10 with forged Blantyre cancellation. S.G. 21-20 £2,015+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1896 1d. to £1 with additional 1d. marginal block of four, 2/6d. and £10 overprinted "specimen", fresh unused with part original gum, 1d. to 2/6d. used and 3/- fiscally used; generally fine. S.G. 32-41, £2,580+. Photo for £1Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1897-1900 1d. to £1 with additional 1d. and 4d. corner examples with sheet number, fresh mint; also 1901 trio overprinted "specimen", mint and used sets and 4d. mint block of four; generally fine. S.G. 43-51, 57d-58, $1,442Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1897-1900 1d. to £1 used with various datestamps, additional £1 fiscally used and £10 cleaned and with forged cancellation; generally fine. S.G. 43-51, £1,100Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1897 "one penny" on 3/- black and sea-green, a lower right corner block of six (2x3), variety surcharge double, unused with traces of gum, portion of right-hand margin folded onto reverse which has varying degrees of pink paper adherences; some folded and a few split perforations between though a rare and impressive multiple of this scarce variety; also a block of four and a single mint and a used block of four. S.G. 53, 53c, £4,658+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting I1d. vermilion and grey-blue initialled "jtg" on reverse and neatly cancelled with Zomba datestamp for 11 March, the first day of issue; fine and scarce. S.G. 54, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting I1d. vermilion and grey-blue initialled "jtg" on reverse, neatly cancelled by Zomba datestamp on 12 March envelope addressed locally to William Wheeler, the Chief Accountant; envelope with flap missing and small part at lower missing though a rare stamp on cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting II1d. vermilion and ultramarine, variety no control at back, and (June) perf, 12 1d. vertical pair (minor misalignment of perfs. at foot) tied on piece by Zomba squared-circle datestamps, and three singles, one with without control at back, variously cancelled; generally fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting II1d. vermilion and pale ultramarine horizontal strip of five, each neatly cancelled by Fort Johnston datestamp and tied by "R" in circle handstamp on 1898 (19 May) envelope registered locally. A rare franking with very few of the registration handstamp recorded. Holcombe Opinion (1996). S.G. 55b. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting II1d. vermilion and pale ultramarine block of four, [7-8/22-23] with margins at top and foot, each neatly cancelled with Zomba 21 May datestamp and tied on piece; a scarce multiple. S.G. 55b, £600+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting II1d. vermilion and pale/deep ultramarine, a selection comprising a pair cancelled with barred numeral and seventeen singles (two with no obvious controls) with datestamps of Blantyre, Chiromo, Fort Anderson and Zomba; generally good to fine. S.G. 55bh, 56, £2,660+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Nyasaland1898 (11 Mar.) Cheque StampsSetting II1d. vermilion and pale ultramarine from the foot of the sheet, placed sideways and neatly tied on 1897 (27 May) envelope from Blantyre to "