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Displaying 1 - 20 of 46 Lots in Category - Great Britain




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LITERATURE - Country Headings


17

L

A

Great Britain - Used Abroad: "British Post Offices Abroad: The Glassco Collection" Robson Lowe auction catalogue (25-27/11/1969), with p/r. Probably the greatest collection of this field ever formed.

30.00

$75.00T



CINDERELLAS


58

**

A-

Great Britain: De La Rue George IV "pattern stamp" inscribed 'SPECIMEN' in blue, imperforate marginal pair from base of the sheet, minor discolouration of the gum, unmounted.

100.00

No longer available

C of A - Flight Covers

NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History




270

C

A-

1851 (May 23) local cover addressed to the Captain of the HMS Acheron docked at Sydney, franked with 1d dull carmine Sydney View Plate II on Yellowish Paper SG 8 (clipped corners but clear of the design), just tied by bars cancel & very fine boxed '6/OCLOCK' h/s, fine cds on reverse.

750.00

$625.00T




275

C

C

1863 cover to England with part-Sydney duplex but the stamp washed-off, light strike of the boxed 'Saved from the wreck of/the Colombo' h/s, London cds in red on the face.

400.00

No longer available

QUEENSLAND - Postal History

VICTORIA - Postal History

BRITISH LEVANT - Overprints on Great Britain




478

V

A B1

1906 Beirut Surcharge '1 Piastre' on GB KEVII 2d SG 15 tied to part-cover to Egypt by superb oval 'REGISTERED/2JY06/BEYROUT' d/s - the First Day of Issue - superb 'ALEXANDRIE' arrival b/s, lightly signed in pencil by Diena below the stamp, Cat £600 x3+ on cover. A rare first day "cover".

850.00

$650.00



GREAT BRITAIN


550

*/**

A

1858-79 Penny Plates 1d deep lake-red SG 44 Plate 213 block of 4, an intense and arresting shade, virtually full o.g. with the upper units very lightly mounted & the lower units being mounted, Cat £240+.

250.00

$190.00T




551

#

1962 National Productivity Year 2½d imperforate defaced proofs on watermarked paper, one of the cerise printing only, the other the completed design; & for 1961 CEPT a pair with ochre & mauve printing only (stained on the reverse), and & marginal single of the finished design, no gum. (Qty 4 items)

200.00

$180.00T



GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History












555

C

KGVI group of mostly FDCs including Stamp Centenary (2, one to New Guinea & readdressed to Australia), UPU & Olympics registered FDCs etc, also 1938 cover re-directed from Buckingham Palace, 1948 paquebot covers (2),  condition a little variable.

150.00

$145.00












556

CPS

A wide-ranging selection including beautiful PTPO Envelopes, KEVII & KGV ½d+1d PTPO Wrappers to Turkey, useful 19th Century covers including to Rumania & Western Australia, early Regionals correctly used on commercial covers, some terrific postal markings, 1936 illustrated 1½d PTPO Envelope, military covers, a number of unusual destinations etc. There should be a fight for this lot, especially at this estimate! (Qty 78 items)

1250.00

$950.00T




557

C

1590 Corsini Correspondence entire letter to London from Pandalfo Cenami in Rouen France discussing trading in rye, playing cards, bibs & thistles. In very good condition with intact seal. Fascinating insight into 16th Century international commerce.

250.00

$380.00T






559

L

B

1853 (July & Sep) original Postmaster-General's "Instructions to all Postmasters" both headed 'Mails for Australia' regarding the upcoming sailings of "Vimiera" from Plymouth and "Neleus" from Liverpool, each with boxed 'LERWICK' Scottish d/s in green, professionally renovated and rebacked.

100.00

$85.00






560

C

B

1858 tiny cover to "Melbourne/South Australia" (!) with 6d lilac (faults) tied by London duplex, readdressed to Berkshire with Queen-on-Throne 6d tied by Melbourne '1' "killer", minor soiling/toning.

150.00

$125.00




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