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SGDP49 1867 PARIS EXHIBITION 2d. Blue Pl.9 (JK). State 2 “Scratch across nose” variety.
A fine variety which did not appear until late state 1 and state 2. A super proof. SG Cat. £5000...
SG Number: SGDP49
£2,250.00
SG2/ 3 1840 1d. Grey-black (modest wear), plate 1a, TL. A brilliant example, crisp reddish brown maltese cross.
Clear profile and excellent basal shift.  ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 1a
£875.00
SG3 1840 1d. Grey black, plate 1a, QC. Superb example of the worn plate.
Nice even margins and bold red maltese cross. Attractive.  ..
SG Number: SG3
Plate No.: 1a
£500.00
SG2 1840 1d.  Black pl. 1b (PK), re-touched check letters on bluete paper; neat margins and crisp black mc. A choice stamp.
Spec AS5ne(ADX). ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 1
£475.00
SG2 1840 1d. Black (OA), full marginal inscription, neatly cancelled with a red mc; good margins all around except above "O" of "POSTAGE".
A super looking stamp and rare with full side margin and inscription. (DNXG).  ..
SG Number: SG2
£1,850.00
SG7 1841 1d. Red-brown, plate 1B, ME - MF. ME recut left side-line, MF double M.
Pair with good margins on small dated piece, AU.23.41. Scarce in this quality. Spec AS6f+h. ..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 1B
£375.00
SG7 1841 1d. Red-brown, plate 2, PF. Very fine used, bold, almost complete black maltese cross.
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SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 2
£95.00
SG7 1841 1d. Red-brown, plate 9, AD. Second repair, state 2. Fine used for margined example.
Showing typical faint check letters. Scarce. Spec AS61. ..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 9
£165.00
SG008 1841 1d. Red-brown (AD).
A superb marginal example with inscription, cancelled, by a black MC. Scarce so fine. RPS Cert. S..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 31
£475.00
SG008 m.1841 1d. Red-brown.(DL). Number in cross.
Exceptionally fine used with good to huge margins and neat London 10 in mc. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 31
£160.00
SG8m 1843 1d. Red-brown, plate 32, DA. Huge margined example. Superb used with crisp No.7 in maltese cross.
A premium stamp. Spec BS21ug.  ..
SG Number: SG8m
Plate No.: 32
£160.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown.(IA). Marginal inscription. Green Irish Spoon.
Super stamp and rare cancel. Spec BS26H. RPS Cert ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 57
£1,500.00
SG8 1845 1d. Red-brown Pl.62 (RF). Re-entry. Very fine four margined example cancelled by the LONDON Inland Office numeral “14”.
Spec. BS28b – Cat. from £90.       ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 62
£45.00
SG8 1848 1d. Red-brown Pl.79 (LK - ML). Highly collectable used block of four - right hand marginal with deckled edge and inscription.
Neat “603” OXFORD numerals. Faults but a very rare positional piece.  ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 79
£195.00
SG008 1849 1d. Red-brown (AB). IMPRIMATUR.
Exceptionally fine top marginal with inscription. Delightful colour and classic Ivory Head. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 89
£750.00
SG014 1841 2d. Blue (OJ). Pl.4.
TOWN DATED CDS. Feb 15th 1893 - late use. Just touched at the top left, very unusual and rare..
SG Number: SG14
£495.00
SG18 1854 1d. Yellow brown, SC16 die 2, plate R2, TB-TD. Superb used strip of 3.
Neat 890 Windsor sideways duplex. A very attractive strip with great colour.  ..
SG Number: SG18
Plate No.: R2
£150.00
SG29 1856 1d. Red-brown (orangey red shade), plate 35. Specimen type 2, LC.
Very fine, original gum example. Nice colour. Spec C8t. ..
SG Number: SG29
Plate No.: 35
£295.00
SG39var 1863 1d. Pale Rose-pink, plate R17, type 1 watermark. Very fine, used on white paper.
976 numeral of Windermere. RPS cert (see Spec. Vol. 1, p.146, para. 3. Spec C10(6)). Rare combina..
SG Number: SG39
Plate No.: R17
£395.00
SG40 1857/ 63 1d. Rose-red, plate 43, CG-DH. Nice mint original gum block of 4.
Well centered and lightly mounted. Fresh. Spec C10. ..
SG Number: SG40
Plate No.: 43
£225.00
SG040 1857 1d. Rose-red (CJ). Die II. LC. P.14.
Superb used cancelled by a blue LEYTON u.d.c. Excellent strike and very scarce. ..
SG Number: SG40
Plate No.: 44
£175.00
SG040 1857 1d. Rose-red.(LG).Die II. LC. P.14. Spec C10(6).
Late use of the Maltese Cross. Fine example with a light strike of the black MC. Rarely seen. RPS..
SG Number: SG40
£550.00
SG40 1857 1d. Star. Strip of 4, FI-FL. 3734 St. Malo numeral in lozenge of dots, applied in transit.
Scarce and attractive.  ..
SG Number: SG40
£225.00
SG17/ 42 1857/ 63 1d. Red-brown, RH, Blue 41 suburban low number in oval of Brentford.
Scarce coloured cancel.  ..
SG Number: SG17
£75.00
SG043 - 1864 1d. Rose-red (NJ).
Superb used with part LONDON c.d.s. leaving a clear profile.     ..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 118
£50.00
SG44 1870 1d. Lake-red Pl.138 (FK - HL). Superb used vertical block of six...
cancelled by lovely crisp MANCHESTER/YORK ST c.d.s’s for AU. 25. 73.  ..
SG Number: SG44
Plate No.: 138
£240.00
SG43 1871 1d. Rose-red Pl.149 (GL). Superb used cancelled by a cracking example the LONDON Newspaper Branch c.d.s. for 9. SP. 71.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 149
£50.00
SG43 1872 1d. Rose-red Pl.156 (QJ - TL). Superb used block of 12 cancelled by delightful BEACONSFIELD c.d.s’s for SP. 11. 72.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 156
£295.00
SG43 1873 1d. Rose-red Pl.170 (BE). Superb used cancelled by a YORK c.d.s. for AP. 10. 76.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 170
£50.00
SG44 1873 1d. Lake-red Pl.172 (HC). “THE FORE STREET WAREHOUSE COY. (LIMITED.)” Unofficial Underprint Type 24.
Fine used cancelled by small part numeral. Rare underprint especially with such a good impression..
SG Number: SG44
Plate No.: 172
£175.00
SG43 1876 1d. Rose-red Pl.190 (II). Exceptionally fine used cancelled by a WALL(INGFORD) 1877 c.d.s leaving a clear profile.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 190
£50.00
SG44 1876 1d. Lake-red Pl.191 (CF). “Copestake, Hughes, Crampton & Co. London” Unofficial underprint in red Type 18.
Lightly used example. Spec. PP52 – a scarce underprint.  ..
SG Number: SG44
Plate No.: 191
£75.00
SG43 1876 1d. Rose-red Pl.193 (QF). Superb used tied to small piece by a delightful CHELTENHAM c.d.s. for NO. 19. 77.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 193
£50.00
SG45 1859 2d. Blue Pl.8 (II). Thick Lines. PEARSON HILL Experimental Cancellation – Parallel Motion Machine, Fourth Postmark.
Neat strike of the numeral “4” of the LONDON trial duplex.  ..
SG Number: SG45
Plate No.: 8
£50.00
SG46 1869 2d. Blue Pl.13 (PH). Thin Lines. “COPESTAKE MOORE, CRAMPTON & CO. LONDON.” Unofficial underprint in blue Type 12.
Good used example. Spec. PP26 – Cat. from £80. ..
SG Number: SG46
Plate No.: 13
£50.00
SG46 1871 2d. Blue Pl.14 (EE). Thin Lines. H. S. KING & Co – “K” in Circle Handstamp.
The P.O. gave permission for use of this private handstamp which was used from 1875 on wrappers f..
SG Number: SG46
Plate No.: 14
£95.00
SG47 1876 2d. Deep Blue (GG). Thin Lines. H.S.K & Co” Perfin and “K” in Circle Handstamp – Henry Samuel King & Co.
 The P.O. gave permission for use of this private handstamp which was used from 1875 on wrap..
SG Number: SG47
Plate No.: 15
£75.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.4 (RX). Superb used tied to small piece by a lovely crisp GLASGOW c.d.s. for DE. 23. 72.
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SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 4
£60.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.6 (PG). Superb used tied to small piece by an excellent strike of the GLASGOW c.d.s. for OC. 20. 75.
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SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 6
£50.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.6 (PI). “COPESTAKE MOORE, CRAMPTON & CO. LONDON.” Underprint Type 13.
Fine used cancelled by NBP handstamp. Spec. PP27 – Cat. from £75. ..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 6
£50.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.8 (QE). Superb used tied to small piece by a lovely crisp GLASGOW c.d.s. for MY. 20. 71.
Scarce plate. Cat. £360 with premium! ..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 8
£160.00
SG48 1878 ½d. Rose-red Pl.15 (GJ - EJ). “COPESTAKE MOORE, CRAMPTON & CO. LONDON.” Underprint Type 13.
Rarely seen used vertical strip of three… unusually mis-aligned, each underprint extends over two..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 15
£160.00
SG48 1879 ½d. Rose-red Pl.20 (OT). Superb used tied to small piece by a fabulous strike of the LIVERPOOL squared-circle for 3. JY. 80.
Outstanding! Cat. £240 with premium!  ..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 20
£95.00
SG51 1870 1½d. Rose-red Pl.3 (QI). Very fine used cancelled by part numeral leaving a clear profile.
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SG Number: SG51
Plate No.: 3
£50.00
SGPP24 1867 1 1/2d. Rose-red pl.1 (HD) COPESTAKE underprint in red, type 12.
A very fine, used. ..
SG Number: SGPP24
£45.00
SG66 1857 4d. Rose-carmine. Ordinary White Paper. Watermark Paper. Superb block of 18 without gum…
shows “POSTAGE” and “STAMPS” in the margin.  ..
SG Number: SG66
£450.00
SG66 1857 4d. Rose-carmine. Wmk Large Garter. Ordinary White Paper. CALAIS Transit Handstamp. Scarce.
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SG Number: SG66
£125.00
SG66a 1855 4d. Rose. Superb used, upright Glasgow cds for AU.8.58.
Scarce so fine. ..
SG Number: SG66a
£250.00
SG76 1862 3d. Bright Carmine-rose Pl.2 (NB). Watermark Emblems Inverted.
Good used example with a numeral handstamp. Scarce stamp – Cat. £1200.  ..
SG Number: SG76Wi
£295.00
SG86 1862/ 64 9d. Bistre, AI. A brilliant, lightly mounted example with bright fresh colour.
A cracking stamp! BPA Cert (2016). Cat. £5800.  ..
SG Number: SG86
£3,250.00
SG97 1867 6d. Lilac Pl.6 (QE) With Hyphen. Wmk Emblems.
Fresh unused o.g. left hand wing marginal. Cat. £3600. ..
SG Number: SG97
Plate No.: 6
£1,500.00
SG98 1865 9d. Straw Pl.4 (TL). Concentric Ring (7) Handstamp.
Used by The British & Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company and also by the Submarine Company. Ver..
SG Number: SG98
Plate No.: 4
£195.00
SG102 1871 3d. Deep Rose Pl.7 (JH). “No.1” Handstamp. Fine strike on right hand wing marginal… very scarce.
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SG Number: SG102
Plate No.: 7
£75.00
SG103 1868 3d. Rose plate 5, BL. Protective underprint: Copestake, Moore, Crampton & Co., London.
Fine used. SGPP28. Scarce. Cat. £250.  ..
SG Number: SG103
Plate No.: 5
£150.00
SG103 1872 3d. Rose Pl.8 (IE - IG). Concentric Ring (7) Handstamp.
Used by The British & Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company and also by the Submarine Company. Ver..
SG Number: SG103
Plate No.: 8
£125.00
SG103 1867 3d. Rose plate 8, TF. Irish Telegraphic cancel no. 13 of Hillsborough. Rarely seen.
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SG Number: SG103
Plate No.: 8
£125.00
SG109 1868 6d. Mauve, plate 8, MI. Unofficial Protective underprint, A & S Henry & Co., Manchester. Good used.
Spec PP98. Cat. £425. Rare.  ..
SG Number: SG109
Plate No.: 8
£195.00
SG109 1870 6d. Mauve, plate 9, SC. Protective underprint; Copeskate, Moore, Crampton & Co., London.
Fine used, SGPP30. Scarce. Cat. £350. ..
SG Number: SG109
Plate No.: 9
£150.00
SG112 & 47 1867 10d. Red-brown Pl.1 (SA – SB) and 1871 2d. Deep Blue Pl.14 (AH). Used on small piece cancelled by VALPARAISO duplex’s for OC. 3. 77.
Stamp SB with lovely c.d.s. Cat. £800+  ..
SG Number: SG112
Plate No.: 1
£350.00
SG117 1872 1/- Green, plate 5 Stock Exchange Forgery, EC. Used on small part telegraph form.
With 6d. Chestnut plate 11 and 2/- blue. Attractive and rarely seen in combination with other sta..
SG Number: SG117
Plate No.: 5
£850.00
SG118 1867 2s. Dull Blue Pl.1 (OI). Concentric Ring (7) Handstamp.
Used by The British & Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company and also by the Submarine Company. Fin..
SG Number: SG118
Plate No.: 1
£140.00
SG122 1872 6d. Deep Chestnut Pl.11 (NG - NH). Wmk. Spray. Superb used right wing marginal pair.
Cancelled by lovely crisp MITCHAM c.d.s’s for MY. 20. 72.  ..
SG Number: SG122
Plate No.: 11
£225.00
SG126 1867 5s. Rose Pl.1 (CD). Wmk. Maltese Cross. Concentric Ring (7) Handstamp.
Used by The British & Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company and also by the Submarine Company. Sup..
SG Number: SG126
Plate No.: 1
£295.00
SG144 1867 3d. Rose plate 19, CA. Fine used PROTECTIVE UNDERPRINT. Fine used.
Copstake, Moore, Crampton & Co., London. Cat. £200. SGPP29. ..
SG Number: SG144
Plate No.: 19
£110.00
SG147 1875 6d. Grey plate 14, KA. Superb lightly hinged corner example. A super stamp.
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SG Number: SG147
Plate No.: 14
£400.00
SG150 1875 1s. Green Pl.12 (II). 	Exceptionally fine used left wing marginal cancelled by SOUTH SHEILDS c.d.s. Cat. £300 with premium.
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SG Number: SG150
Plate No.: 12
£125.00
SG153 1877 4d. Sage green, plate 16, IK - IL. Very fine used pair. Neat Saxmundham duplex.
Dated Dec.12.78. Attractive. Cat. £600.  ..
SG Number: SG153
Plate No.: 16
£275.00
SG153 1877 4d. Sage green, plate 16, GH. A superb, lightly mounted example with fresh colour.
Cat. £1400. RPS Cert. when in a block of four, plus wrong RPS of 2016! ..
SG Number: SG153
Plate No.: 16
£795.00
SG156 1876 8d. Brown orange Imperf. Colour trial, diagonally overprinted SPECIMEN Type 11.
Very fine original gum example. Scarce.  ..
SG Number: SG156
Plate No.: 1
£225.00
SG156 1876 8d. Orange. Pl.1.(EB). Very fine cds dated NO.3.77.
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SG Number: SG156
£175.00
SG159 1883 3d. on 3d. Lilac.(EG). Pl.21. Wmk Crown.
Mint o.g. example, super colour. Fine and fresh. Cat £600 ..
SG Number: SG159
Plate No.: 21
£250.00
SG159 1883 3d. on 3d. Lilac, pl. 21. Superb cds used with excellent fresh colour.
Scarce stamp.  ..
SG Number: SG159
Plate No.: 21
£120.00
SG160 1880 4d. Grey-brown.Pl.17. Wmk Crown. Exceptionally fine used cancelled by part cds.
Fresh colour. ..
SG Number: SG160
Plate No.: 17
£50.00
SG160 1881 4d. Grey-brown plate 17, GF. Watermark Crown. Red, octagonal French date stamp for 11 Jan. 1881.
From the Channel Islands Boite Mobile service - "ANG.BM/ GRANVILLE". A rare cancel.  ..
SG Number: SG160
Plate No.: 17
£175.00
SG162 1883 6d. on 6d. Lilac. Pl.18.(KI).Wmk Crown. Very fine used cancelled by a neat cds for JA.2.84.
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SG Number: SG162
Plate No.: 18
£65.00
SG163 1881 1s. Orange-brown pl. 13, TJ.
Superb cds example, Southampton JU.15.83. A very pretty stamp.  ..
SG Number: SG163
Plate No.: 13
£135.00
SG172 1893 1d. Lilac plus 6d. Jubilee, both originally on the same piece, cancelled by the rare Carlisle Fort, Military Telegraph cds's
Dated DE.26.1893 - Boxing Day - with cut out of the same postmark. Rare.  ..
SG Number: SG172
£350.00
SG172b 1881 1d. Lilac. Die II. Frame Broken at Bottom. (R.1/2, Sheet Control “S” Upper Pane).
Right hand stamp in top marginal pair. Mounted in margin only. Rare variety… BPA Cert. Spec. K8j ..
SG Number: SG172
£725.00
SG178 1884 2s. 6d. Lilac (AB). White Paper.
Exceptionally fine used example cancelled by a lovely neat COVENTRY c.d.s. for DE. 2. 92. Scarce ..
SG Number: SG178
£125.00
SG189s 1884 2d. Lilac DP-FR. Specimen type 9. A superb unmounted block of 9. Well centered.
Spec K19s. Fresh colour.  ..
SG Number: SG189s
£375.00
SG196 1884 1s. Dull Green (TJ). Telegraph “185” Handstamp. Fine strike in violet ink of the LONGNIDDRY cancellation…
faults, nevertheless most collectable and a scarce combination.  ..
SG Number: SG196
£75.00
SG197 1887 1/2d. Vermilion. Superb corner block with an excellent paperfold...
...giving rise to an almost complete impression of "printed on the gummed side". Spectacular! ..
SG Number: SG197
£1,750.00
SG197 1900 1/2d. Vermilion, fine used marginal block. Each stamp cancelled "ARMY P.O 43, SOUTH AFRICA".
Dated SP.3.00. Pretty.  ..
SG Number: SG197
£65.00
SG202 1887 3d. Purple on Yellow “Jubilee”. Fine used with excellent frame breaks at left. Spec. K32ea.
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SG Number: SG202
£45.00
SG209var 1887 9d. Dull purple and bright blue - Intense Shade. Superb unmounted marginal example.
Exceptional intense colour. Spec. K38(2)var.  ..
SG Number: SG209var
£350.00
SG210 1887 10d. Jubilee, corner example, u/m showing a good shift of the crown wmk & centrally the marginal wmk line - very unusual.
From setting 1/2A. Attractive.  ..
SG Number: SG210
£275.00
SG211 1887/ 92 1/- Green Jubilee. Superb used, neat St. Neots cancel dated FE.18.98. Excellent deep colour.
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SG Number: SG211
£50.00
SG214 1900 1/- Green and carmine. Superb cds example dated JY.14.01. Excellent original colour.
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SG Number: SG214
£65.00
SGO006 1885 2½d. Lilac. (CA). I.R. OFFICIAL. Very fine o.g. SPECIMEN type 9. Spec L4s.
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SG Number: SGO6
£225.00
SGO16 1892 £1. Green (DD). “I.R. OFFICIAL”. Exceptionally fine used cancelled by a delightful ABERDEEN double ring c.d.s. for SP. 29. 94.
Scarce stamp – especially so fine.  ..
SG Number: SGO16
£1,650.00
SGO18 & O75 1901 6d. Purple on Rose-red. “I.R. OFFICIAL” and 1902 2d. Yellowish Green and Carmine-red. “GOVT. PARCELS”.
Used on small piece cancelled by STOURBRIDGE parcel handstamps… contemporary crease on the 6d. no..
SG Number: SGO18 & O75
£395.00
SGO066  1887 6d. Purple on Rose-red. GOVT. PARCELS. SPECIMEN type 9. Spec L27s.
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SG Number: SGO66
£140.00
SGO067  1888 9d. Dull Purple and Blue. GOVT. PARCELS. "SPECIMEN" Type 9.
Superb unmounted o.g. example. Spec. L28s. ..
SG Number: SGO67
£125.00
SGO068  1890 1s. Dull Green. GOVT. PARCELS. Dot to left of 'T'.
Fine unused o.g. example overprinted 'SPECIMEN' Type 9. Not listed by SG as a combination, super ..
SG Number: SGO68
£625.00
SGO72 1900 1s. Green and Carmine. GOVT. PARCELS. Fine used cds example.
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SG Number: SGO72
£95.00
1875 Telegraph unadopted small head die proof, AP.29.1875. After Hardening written in black on glazed white card.
Manuscript "cancelled" in ink, pencil note alongside. Ex. De La Rue archives. Cat. £1800. ..
£800.00
SGL201 c.1875 Telegraph, small head die proof in lilac on glazed white card. Head, uncleared, within large lilac circle. Unlisted SG in this colour.
(p.302/ 303 Spec. Vol. 1) Cat. £1800. ..
SG Number: SGL201
£850.00
SGL201b 1880 ½d. Orange Pl.5 (SA - SB). Wmk. Shamrock. Imperforate. Great Telegraph rarity… top marginal pair - the only one known.
Fabulous item… unpriced by SG. RPS Cert. ..
SG Number: SGL201b
Plate No.: 5
£2,950.00
SGL202 1880 1d. Red-brown, plate 1 pair, GE - GF on P. O Telegraphs receipt form.
Neat Ladbroke Grove cds dated JA.24.80. Folded. Attractive.  ..
SG Number: SGL202
Plate No.: 1
£110.00
SGL202 - SGL204 1876 1d. Red-brown, plates 1-5. Set of Imprimatures, TF, TG, TH, AJ & SL. Mint, original gum. Plates 4 & 5 not issued!
Scarce. Cat. £1,750. ..
SG Number: SGL202
£1,150.00