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Displaying 1 - 20 of 33 Lots in Category - Great Britain
GREAT BRITAIN: 1871 Sovereign Young Head with St George reverse, die crack through 'G' of 'REG' plus 1982 Half-Sovereign with 9ct necklace and holder.
(Qty 3 items)
GREAT BRITAIN: Crowns QV 1889 EF, KGV 1927 Proof with gunmetal toning and 1935 Silver Jubilee EF.
GREAT BRITAIN: 1803 Shakespeare Medal in silver, obverse with Shakespeare seated on a rock flanked by the Dramatic Muse and the Genius of Painting, the base of the rock is inscribed and reverse with Harp and Olive Branch on scroll within rays above inscription. Presented to subcribers of the National Edition by Boydell & Nicol (publishers), recipient engraved on edge 'I Brickwood Esq', 48mm 39.5g in original metal capsule.
GREAT BRITAIN: ONE-THIRD OF A GUINEA George III 1802, EF.
GREAT BRITAIN: HALF-SOVEREIGN 1887 Veiled Head VG and 1913 KGV VF.
GREAT BRITAIN: 1887 QV Jubilee Coinage Two Pounds, EF.
GREAT BRITAIN: KGV Sovereigns 1911 and 1912, EF.
GERMANY: 1908-1944 including Hyper-Inflation notes to 10 Billion Marks, Notgeld issues plus Allied Military currency, condition varied.
GREAT BRITAIN: 1966-2007 QEII collection on Hagners, Forde 10/- & £1, Page £1 x2, Somerset £1 x3, £5 x2 & £10, Bailey sequential pairs £5, £10 x2, £20, & £50 x2, mostly Unc.
GREAT BRITAIN: 1919 10/- Pick #356, some toning and folds, gVF.
Box of world covers including 1858-80 GB entires to the USA x5, 1922 Iraq Occupation Overprints on airmail cover to Paris, 1935 commercial airmail from Manila with Philippines 30c Franklin single & block of 4, etc, condition variable.
Box of covers mostly to firms in Geelong with lots of 1940s-1950s internal airmails many with advertising, bundle of airmail covers from GB, also a batch of covers from the Solomons including a very scarce formular aerogramme from the Adventist Mission at Kohigo, condition variable.
(Qty 200 approx)
World accumulation in seven old-time albums with lots of pickings, notably NSW Stamp Duty array plus Railway Stamps to 3/- including 9d red & green x4, Great Britain including Penny Black & Tuppence Blue spacefillers plus a horribly cancelled but otherwise very fine 2/- brown (Cat £4200), also KGVI mint sets for Aden & Tripolitania, and Australia including a few Roos & KGV 1/4d with 'HB/&CO' perfin, condition rather mixed.
BRITISH OCCUPATION OF ITALIAN COLONIES
ERITREA: 1951 black/yellow-buff telegram with 'B A/ERITREA' Overprints 20c on 2d, 50c on 6d, 2/50c on 2/6d & 10/- on 10/- tied by 'ASMARA CENTRAL' cds & perfined through the form.
No longer available
1880 'CYPRUS' Overprint on Great Britain 1d red SG 2 Plate '184', well centred, a little aged & neatly repaired corner at upper-left, Barred Numeral '975' of Limassol clear of both plate numbers, Cat £3000. BPA Certificate (2015).
Ex-dealer's stock in two albums with QV-KGVI mostly used and mint decimals to 2010 including se-tenant strips and M/Ss, annotated with SG numbers. Retail stated to be $5900+.
Mostly mint decimals in two Springback albums including Machins, Castles, £10 Britannia, M/Ss, Greetings booklets, Framas, Regionals, Jersey with war occupation issues and QV-KEVII Officials including 'GOVT/PARCELS' to 1/- orange and Jubilee 1/- green, condition variable.
QV-QEII in album with 1d black with close margins x2, imperf & perf 1d 'Stars', 1d plates almost complete to Plate '212' used including unused Plate 174 block of 6, Surface Printed to 2/- blue plus 1882 5/- Plate 2 SG 127 and Plate 4 SG 134, 1873-80 6d Plate 17 (Cat £950), unused £1 brown-lilac SG185 (tear), KGV Seahorses to 10/-, Wembleys (both) * etc, condition variable, high catalogue value.
(Qty few 100)
"Discovering Seahorses" by Brian Kearsley, 300pp hardbound with more than 160 varieties illustrated plus complete plating of GB and overprinted issues.
1840 "Penny Black" 1d black (shades) from Plates 1a, 1b, 2, 4, 5, 6 (two states, the first is badly thinned, the other with a light crease), 7, 8, 9 and 10, all with full margins tho some are a bit close in places, generally fine, Cat £5000+. With the vendor's notes about distinguishing the various plates.