Prestige Philately Auction 232 CatalogueGREAT BRITAIN
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Yearbooks 1984-2000 complete run. Weighs 13kg.
Queen Victoria 'The Plating Of The Penny 1840-64' by Roland Brown (GBPS), Vol I revised ed. (1979), Vol II & III, covering Plates 1a-131 complete with the (often missing) 'Alphabet Comparator' and 'Plating Gauge' overlays, spiral bound 464pp.
1840 "Tuppence Blue" SG 5 vertical strip of 3 [GH/HH/IH], full margins, three indistinct Maltese Cross cancels in black, Cat £2850+.
1841 Penny Red-Brown from Black Plates 1d Plate 12 [F-H] Wmk Small Crown Die I Alphabet I SG 8, lightly blued paper, margins close to good, virtually full original gum, Cat £600.
No longer available
1858-80 Line Engraved 1d red complete Plate Number 71 to 225 - except Plate '77' - collection in three albums, comprising used x283, unused x38, Wmk Inverted x10, on cover x55, on-piece x81 including Plate '225' cancelled with 'STONEHOUSE/GLOS - 024' duplex, well presented with annotations, condition mixed. [Full list of contents available on request]
1862-64 Small Uncoloured Letters 3d pale carmine-rose [I-G] SG 77, 6d lilac [A-J] SG 84 (unused) both with hinge remainders and 9d straw [G-A] SG 87, (re-gummed), Cat £8900.
1862-64 Small Uncoloured Letters Wmk Large Garter 4d bright red with Type 5 'SPECIMEN' Overprint â€‹as SG 79s (Spec #J52t) but with an additional Albino Impression 1mm Lower, hinge remainder, Cat £400+ for normal specimen. Unlisted by Gibbons.
1867-83 High Values Wmk Maltese Cross 10/- greenish grey SG 128 [GA] with 'HSB' (Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank) perfin at right, nibbled perfs top right & lower left, Cat £3200.
1867-83 High Values Wmk Large Anchor £1 brown-lilac White Paper SG 136 [DC], well centred, light toning at base and couple of nibbled perfs lower right, 'LOMBARD ST' squared circle cancels, Cat £9000.
1883-84 Lilac & Greens 4d (good colour), 5d, 9d (unused, re-gummed) and 1/- SG 192-3 & 195-6, condition mixed, Cat £4000.
1887-92 Jubilee Wmk Three Crowns £1 green SG 212s with Type 9 'SPECIMEN' (Spec #K17t), heavy horizontal crease, very lightly mounted, Cat £1100.
1910-36 KGV Definitives on Lighthouse pages with 1911-12 Downey Head Types I/II, Die a/b, 1912-22 Profile Head (ex 1913 ½d-1d Multiple Crown) Single Wmk to 1/- with shades including 1d stated to be scarlet-vermillion, many with margins or Controls, ½d-2d, 4d and 7d Wmk Inverted, 1924-26 Block Wmk to 1/- including Wmk Sideways to 2d, 1924-25 Exhibition (*/toned gum), 1934-36 to 1/- including Wmk Inverted to 1½d and Wmk Sideways to 2d, all unmounted; plus 1934 Re-Engraved Seahorses used; Cat £2000+. Inspection recommended.
1910-36 KGV Definitives ½d & 1d Wmk Multiple Crown SG 397-8 - Spec N15(2) & N17(2) - usual blunt perfs one side, unmounted, Cat £600.
1913 Seahorses Waterlow 2/6d sepia-brown SG 400, very well centered, lightly mounted, Cat £300.
1913 Seahorses Waterlow 10/- indigo-blue SG 402, deep rich colour, minor hinge remainder, Cat £1200.
1918-19 Seahorses Bradbury Wilkinson 2/6d, 5/- & 10/- (well centred) SG 415-7, hinge remainders, Cat £960.
1918-19 Seahorses Bradbury Wilkinson 5/- & 10/- SG 416-7, hinge remainders, Cat £800.
1929 Postal Union Congress £1 black SG 438, very lightly mounted, Cat £750. Superb!
1936-52 KGVI Issues complete on Lighthouse album leaves including definitives Wmk Inverted and Wmk Sideways, unmounted, Cat £1000+. Perfect!
1955 & 1959 Castles Waterlow set SG 536-39 plus De La Rue set SG 595-98, unmounted, Cat £450.