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1914-94 Issues complete SG D1-110 plus some shades, many unmounted including KEVIII set, also 1968-69 blocks of 6 (**) & four decimal PO Packs, a few minor faults but generally very fine, Cat £2000+. (Qty 180 approx + 4 packs)

750.00

$1,000.00

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Excellent specialist selection with 2d perforated colour trials in orange & in violet, 1914 2d with 'SPECIMEN' Overprints Types 23 & 26, 4d & 5d with the Watermark Sideways Inverted (both **), 1924-31 3d on Experimental Paper (used), 3d Printed on the Gum, 2/6d with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint Type 23, 1951-52 New Colours 1½d green with Dot after 'THREE.' x3 in marginal block of 6 (unmounted but lightly creased), 1955-57 St Edward's Crown with 'E2R' 2d & 5d unmounted blocks of 4, and 3d with Grossly Misplaced Perfs, 1959-63 St Edward's Crown 3d pair with the Watermark Sideways Inverted, etc, also Control Number singles pairs & strips of 3 including a few varieties & better numbers including Somerset House 5d 'D.14', Harrison 4d 'Q 20', KGVI 2d 'O 44', 3d 'F 39' (small tear), 1/- 'P 44' & 1/- 'S 46' unmounted block of 4, etc, Cat £2500+. (Qty 92)

1250.00

$950.00

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1914-23 Simple Cypher Wmk 2d perforated colour trials in all-different colours/shades on gummed watermarked paper, lightly mounted, Cat £1210. (Qty 11)

$450.00

1914-23 Simple Cypher Wmk 2d perforated colour trials on gummed watermarked paper in emerald, carmine & chestnut - the colours chosen for the ½d 1d & 1½d - each with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint Type 23, Cat £480. [The only colours overprinted] (Qty 3)

350.00

$270.00

1914-23 Simple Cypher Wmk 2d perforated colour trials on gummed watermarked paper in emerald, carmine & chestnut - the colours chosen for the ½d 1d & 1½d - each with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint Type 23, the last with Double Overprint, Cat £480+. [The overprint error is not listed by Gibbons] (Qty 3)

500.00

Buy NowPrice $380.00 + Buyer's Premium

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1914-23 Simple Cypher Wmk 2d agate & 5d cinnamon (one very lightly mounted) with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint Type 26 or 23 Spec #R4t & #R7s blocks of 4, unmounted, Cat £340++. Very scarce multiples.

Buy NowPrice $575.00 + Buyer's Premium

1914-23 Simple Cypher Wmk all-different Control Numbers comprising Somerset House ½d block of 6, 2d pair, 5d block of 6 & 1/- all four singles; and Harrison ½d 'D 14' to 'U 22', 1d 'D 14' to 'P 20' and 'R 21' to 'U 23', 1½d 'U 23' single & 'V 23' pair, 2d 'D 14' to 'R 21', 3d 'O 20' & 'V 23' blocks of 6, 4d 'Q 20' & 5d 'D 14'; also Chalk-Surfaced Paper 1d 'B 24' with Flaw on '1' & 'C 25', a few with both unperforated & perforated margins and several with the Watermark Inverted & Reversed including the 1/- 'F.15', generally very fine with some unmounted, Cat £900++ as mounted singles. (Qty 54 items)

600.00

$460.00

1924-31 Block Cypher Wmk all-different Control Numbers comprising ½d 'B 24' 'U 34' & 'Y 36', 1d 'B 24' to 'O 31' & 'U 34', 1½d 'B 24' strip of 3, 2d 'A 24' to 'I 28' (ex 'E 26'), 'M 30' & 'R 32', 3d Experimental Paper 'D 25', 3d 'B 24' to 'E 26', 'G 27', 'H 27' pair, 'K 29', 'L 29', 'Q 32' block of 6 & 'W 35' block of 6, 4d 'B 24', 'I 28' strip of 3 (the control unit is unmounted) & 'T 33' pair, 1/- 'B 24' & 'U 34' strip of 3 (the control unit is unmounted) and 2/6d 'I 28' (**), 'L 29' (**), 'Q 32', 'U 34' pair (reinforced margin) & 'Z 36', generally very fine with some unmounted, Cat £2400++ as mounted singles. (Qty 39 items)

1750.00

1924-31 Block Cypher Wmk 2/6d purple/yellow with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint Type 23 as Spec #R18s with the Overprint Double. Error unlisted by Gibbons.

250.00

Buy NowPrice $190.00 + Buyer's Premium

1936-37 KEVIII 'E 8 R' Watermark all-different Control Numbers comprising ½d 'A 37' single, 1d 'A 37' block of 6, 2d 'A 37' single, 3d 'A 37' strip of 3, 4d 'A 36' block of 4, 5d 'A 36' single & 1/- 'A 36' single, unmounted, Cat £500++ as singles. (Qty 7 items)

300.00

Buy NowPrice $230.00 + Buyer's Premium

1937-38 KGVI 'G VI R' Watermark all-different Control Numbers comprising ½d 'G 40' pair with unperforated margin (**), 1d 'G 40' single & pair (perforated through the margin & not listed by Gibbons; control unit **), 'M 43' & 'Q 45' block of 6 (lower units **), 2d 'E 39' (small thin), 'I 41' pair (**) & 'O 44' strip of 3, 3d 'F 39' block of 4 (lower units **), 'K 42' with unperforated margin (**) & 'O 44', 4d 'B 37' strip of 3 (**), 'H 40' pair & 'I 41', 1/- 'K 42' pair (**), 'P 44' block of 46 (lower units **) & 'S 46' pair (**), Cat £2700++ as unmounted singles. (Qty 19 items)

1000.00

$750.00

1937-38 KGVI 'G VI R' Watermark 1d carmine with the Watermark Sideways Inverted SG D28a 'C 38' Control strip of 3, unmounted, Cat £450++ as normal singles.

Buy NowPrice $270.00 + Buyer's Premium

1937-38 KGVI 'G VI R' Watermark 3d violet Control 'F 39' single, unmounted, Cat £250.

150.00

$115.00

1954-55 Tudor Crown Wmk 4d blue Imperforate Pair SG D43a from the right of the sheet, margins close to huge, unmounted, Cat £250.