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 SG113 1867 10d. Pale Red-brown Pl.1 (SB). Wmk. Spray. BLUE Foreign Transit Handstamp.
Crisp part strike of the blue c.d.s. Most unusual.  ..
SG Number: SG113
Plate No.: 1
£275.00
1840 1d. Mulready wrapper, A69 cancelled with neat Orange maltese cross.
Matching despatch cds of Burton-on-Trent dated JY.28.40. Derby arrival on the front. Attractive c..
SG Number: SGME1
£895.00
1841 Wrapper, Glasgow to Cockburnspath, sent unpaid with just a superb black maltese cross at top right.
Not charged postage due... dated OCT. 7th 1841. A super and very rare cover.  ..
£1,500.00
1842 2d. Blue. Superb quality envelope sent from TIPERARY to LONDON cancelled by a cracking black MC.
Reverse with dispatch c.d.s. for JA. 21. 1842. and Waterford transit for the 22nd. red London arr..
£2,650.00
1843 2d. Blue Envelope. LONDON Number “4” in Maltese Cross.
Addressed to a British Wine Merchant in WORCESTER cancelled by a super fine strike of the MC. Les..
£3,250.00
1848 1d. Pink Wrapper. Sent to MANCHESTER uprated with imperf 1d. Red paying Late Fee.
 Placed contrary to regulations at lower left and cancelled by the LONDON Inland Office nume..
SG Number: SG8
£275.00
1854 1d. Pink. Envelope sent from QUEENBOROUGH via SITTINGBOURNE to ROCHESTER cancelled by the red “633” numeral.
Dispatch, transit and arrival c.d.s’s on reverse for DE. 16/17. 1854. Rare coloured cancel on 1d...
£1,250.00
1857 Large Garter Watermark Paper - Gummed.
Bottom marginal block of four… first used on the 1857 4d. Rose-carmine (SG66) issue. Faint bend o..
£140.00
1858 1/- rate to India, Bombay sent from Whitestone, just outside of Exeter (udc on reverse).
Both 6d. stamps cancelled with the scarce Creswell Exeter duplex, dated JA.9.58. Attractive. Ex R..
SG Number: SG70
£350.00
1861 Bradbury Wilkinson & Co. Ltd. Essay for proposed “LOCAL POSTAGE STAMP” depicting the shield from the British Royal crest…
printed in brown-red on white wove paper – imperforate.  ..
£65.00
1870 ½d. Post Card. Sloper – Orb and Cross Machine Punched Cancellation.
Unique use on the large format Post Card-Sent locally in LONDON to Cheapside. Superb rarity. ..
£850.00
1871 Experimental Machine cancel. Stationery.
AZEMAR "89" in oval - from the second trial on postcards only - in use 4th January to 4th Februar..
£1,350.00
1875 Telegraph Stamps. Hand Painted Essays from the De La Rue Archives. The ½d (2), 1d, 3d, 4d (2), 6d (2), 1s, 5s (2) and 10s. each finely painted in black and Chinese white on thick card.
The 1d, 3d and 10s are similar to the issued design and the 1s is in the design of the issued 3s...
£47,500.00
1878 4d. Orange Inland Revenue Stationery Proof Sheet. Cut down file reference example with two impressions on…
printed on white wove paper dated 15. 1. 78. Fine and fresh ..
£250.00
1879 1d. Pink Inland Revenue Proof Sheet. Official Presentation example on white wove paper with the Inland Revenue embossed seal. Very fine quality.
..
£250.00
1879 Tender Essay – CHARLES SKIPPER & EAST. Surface printed Proof “SPECIMEN STAMP”
 In reddish purple with the head of Ceres (design B) instead of Queen Victoria and “C S &..
£120.00
1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.
Surface printed 1d. Claret on thick imperf paper without watermark. Weak impression. Fine block o..
£150.00
1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.
Surface printed 1d. Very Deep Claret on thick imperforate paper without watermark.   ..
£50.00
1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.
Surface printed 1d. Deep Claret on thick imperforate paper without watermark.   ..
£50.00
1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.
Surface printed 1d. Pink on thin white paper without watermark. Scarce in this shade on paper. ..
£75.00
1879 Tender Essay. Perkins Bacon 1/2d. Green.
The colour recommended by the International Bureau for Foreign Stamps, requiring 1/2d's to be pri..
£250.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale & Co. “POST CARD” Essay engraved by Hooper using the un-adopted 1d. stamp (damaged cliché) in Brownish Claret on brown card...
handstamped “SPECIMEN” in Red and reverse with manuscript “2”. Super item.  ..
£200.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale Submission for the 1d. Value – Engraved by Hooper.
Large design dummy stamp printed in Rosy Mauve on blued paper with small anchor watermark. Rare e..
£250.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale Submission for the 1d. Value – Engraved by Hooper.
Small dummy stamp printed in Black on thick white paper… very fine right marginal example.  ..
£60.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale Submission for the 1d. Value – Engraved by Hooper. 1894 Lithographic re-production “Die Proof”
Three impressions of the small dummy stamp printed in Claret on white paper.  ..
£150.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale Submission for the 1d. Value – Engraved by Hooper. Small dummy stamp printed in Black on thick blued paper.
..
£50.00
1879 Tender Essays – McCorquodale Submission for the 1d. Value – Engraved by Hooper. Small dummy stamp printed in Claret on thick white paper
..
£50.00
1880 Proposed Issue – LAND REGISTRY. Hand Painted Essays – £1 Value. The original proposal in 1874 for Land Transfer stamps did not materialise and in 1880 a new proposal for Land Registry stamps was made
Produced by De La Rue staff artists... this example amended by two different people then returned..
£595.00
1880 Tender Essays. Perkins Bacon Surface Printed Essays Engraved by W Ridgeway. Cut-down Die Proof/Colour Trial for the 1½d. value printed in Red-brown and mounted on card. Rare.
..
£295.00
1880 Tender Essays. Perkins Bacon Surface Printed Essays Engraved by W Ridgeway. Full size Die Proof/Colour Trial for the ½d. value printed in Green
 The colour recommended by the International Bureau for Foreign Stamps. Rare.  ..
£295.00
1880 Tender Essays. Perkins Bacon Surface Printed Essays Engraved by W Ridgeway. Full size Die Proof/Colour Trial for the ½d. value printed in Green
The colour recommended by the International Bureau for Foreign Stamps. Rare.  ..
£295.00
1884 3d. Die Proof. Printed in black on white glazed card lettered HB and inscribed “DE LA RUE LONDON”.
From a series of experimental trials. Very rare. ..
£800.00
1884 National Telephone Co. 1/- bisect on piece, cancelled NTC Ltd in violet. Unusual.
Telegraph. ..
£85.00
1891 1d. Pink envelope with attractive candle holder plus snuffer, drawn in ink with a letter attached.
ELY to TAMWORTH dated NO.24.1891. Attractive and unusual.  ..
£225.00
1893 ½d. Brown Stationery Newspaper Wrapper. “CROSSE & BLACKWELL’S – MONTHLY PRICES CURRENT” advertising cover.
Addressed to HOLLAND cancelled by the “D/N.P.B.” News Paper Branch handstamp… reverse with Amster..
£225.00
1895 Revenue. £1 violet and black CIVIL SERVICE overprint. Superb used on small part form
Cancelled "C.S.C" attractive.  ..
£125.00
1902 British Stamped wrapper used in Constantinople.
Dated 28.5.1904 CONSTANTINOPLE to WURZBURG 40 paras registration & 7d. postage. Superb! ..
SG Number: 298
£750.00
1902 Napoleon Head 1d 'Anti Boer War' Essay.
Imperforate on ungummed paper in Orange. In the style of the ½d and 1d. King Edward VII issues… p..
£40.00
1904 Admiralty Official type II overprint (short M) on 1/2d. postcard, used from London E. C to Harrow.
Note on reverse to Gunnery course Whale Island on board "HMS Excellent", on April 6th. Rare - Wis..
£1,650.00
1906 1d. Embossed Revenue used to supplement a 2 1/2d. Postal Stationery cut out. The correct rate was 3d.
The Revenue stamp was disallowed and a Portugese Postage Due applied on reverse. Dated No.12.06. ..
£350.00
1907 De La Rue Britannia Dummy stamp, die proof. Superb impression, clear background to head and dated May 13th 1907.
This was the most generally used Dummy stamp. Attractive.  ..
£350.00
1910 2d. Downey Head Hentschel Zinc Block Essay for colour. Second Proof.
Magenta on white unwatermarked wove paper with gum inscribed "M.B./95" and "Magenta". Extremely a..
£825.00
1911 1d. Unofficial "paste-up".
Envelope sent from CRYSTAL PALACE to LEWISHAM cancelled by the "IMPERIAL EXHIBITION" slogan for O..
£325.00
1911 De La Rue 'Britannia' head. Interpaneau imperf pair.
Top stamp being KGV Downey Head, from the sheet of 48 where only twelve had the KGV head. Rare an..
£2,500.00
1911 Hentschel Zinc Block Essay. 7d. “Grey” from ink “SP6”. Very fine – Cat. £900.
..
£600.00
1919 “OH.M.S. - Prisoners of War” Envelope. The P.O.W. expunged…
sent from LYNDHURST to LONDON with 4d. National Health stamp accepted as postage – cancelled by 8..
£275.00
1920 6d. Grey National Health Insurance stamp, grossly misperforated, corner block of 6, quite spectacular and scarce.
..
£225.00
1920 7d. Maroon National Health Insurance stamp, grossly misperforated corner block of 6.
Quite spectacular and scarce. Revenue.  ..
£250.00
1920 KGV 1s. Blue and Brown - POST OFFICE SAVINGS BANK. "CANCELLED" Type 24.
Very fine u/m o.g. example of this very rare stamp. ..
£275.00
1931 2d. Excise Revenue - Entertainment Tax.
Artist Essay in the issued design but the white and coloured parts reversed, mounted on a counter..
£750.00
1950 "NATIONAL THANKSGIVING FUND".
Four Registered envelopes with various KGVI low value definitive combinations, each with a N.T.F...
£450.00
1956 Underpaid commercial cover used locally in Walsall with 1d. Postage due.
Used on either the day before issue or on the day of issue - 7.6.56. A rare First Day Cover! ..
SG Number: SGD47
£475.00
c. 1875 Telegraphs. Unadopted green head proof, uncleared on soft white card.
Pencil manuscript boxed grid. Unlisted SG. Unusual.  ..
£750.00
c.1900 De La Rue Dummy head Britainnia design in red on very thin paper, with solid shading to profile.
This was the most generally used Dummy stamp. Attractive.  ..
£275.00
c.1900 De La Rue Dummy head Britannia design in pale blue on pelure paper with solid shading to profile.
This design was the most generally used Dummy stamp. Attractive. ..
£275.00
C.1910 De La Rue King George IV “SPECIMEN” Stamp Trials.
Plate Proofs - three blocks of four printed in mauve, blue and red on imperforate, unwatermarked,..
£200.00
c.1911 Harrison 'Test Label' in violet.
On gummed watermarked paper,coil strip of 5. ..
£125.00
c.1923 Harrisons & Sons, London, cut down page from a sample booklet, for use by Harrison reps, of two blocks of 10 in green and bright blue (Harrison portrait).
Printed from cylinders by the Dutch firm Nederlandsche Rotogravure Maatschappij of Leiden, notes ..
£495.00
KGV c.1921 “NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE” 1s.8 d – 10s. 10d. (inc. the rare 7s. 6d.) and 2s. 10d. – 16.3d. “UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE”
All overprinted “SPECIMEN” Type 23 or 26... also 1s. P.O.S.B. pair with Type 26 overprint. Wonder..
£975.00
MANCHESTER Spoon Handstamp. Stampless entire ordering Champagne addressed to RHEIMS  paid “8d” in cash for the ¼oz. rate but no stamps were affixed…
cancelled by the Type D5a spoon for OC. 5. 57. in red ink – the only spoon in red ink. Paid doubl..
£5,500.00
Orb Watermark Paper.
Introduced in 1876 for use on the 2½d. Rosy Mauve issue... four impressions and blank bottom marg..
£300.00
Perkins Bacon Die Proof of the company symbol - Brittania rules the waves, in black on glazed card. Some corrosion not detracting.
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£250.00
Perkins Bacon. A superb die proof in black on glazed card of the frame plate of the so called George IV specimen stamp.
A fine example of Perkins Bacon engraving. Scarce.  ..
£350.00
Sea Horse Issue. Large Single Cypher Watermark Paper.
Top marginal piece with “POSTAGE” and eight impressions, each overprinted “CANCELLED” Type 24. Ta..
£900.00
SG001 - 1840 1d. Intense Black (QH). Small envelope from ST. ASAPH to BANGOR.
Very fine good to wide margined example cancelled by a neat strike of the red MC with a doub..
SG Number: SG1
Plate No.: 4
£675.00
SG002 - 1840 1d. Black (NB). Halesworth to Saxmundham.
Very fine four margined example cancelled by a light black MC with a dispatch c.d.s. alongside fo..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 1b
£595.00
SG002 - 1840 1d. Black (QC).
Very fine four margined example tied to small piece by a red MC with “DONCASTER” JU. 3. 1840. c.d..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 2
£295.00
SG002 1840 1d. Black (ML).
Superb used with excellent margins including part selvedge at right... on large part entire from ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 6
£750.00
SG002 1840 1d. Black.(BG). Light black MC tying the stamp to a small piece.
..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 8
£250.00
SG007 - 1841 1d. Red-brown (OC - OF).
Very fine used strip of four with good to wide margins and neat black MC’s. Light crease on “OF” ..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 10
£750.00
SG007 1841 1d. Red-brown. (NA - Letter "N" Retouched). Second Repair. State 2.
Superb used with clear to wide margins on entire from UTTOXETTER to LICHFIELD. Cancelled by a cra..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 5
£695.00
SG007 1841 1d. Red-brown.(BA). Fishtail MC.
Clear to huge margined example cancelled by a superb strike of the distinctive Manchester Fishtai..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 10
£575.00
SG007 1841 1d. Red-brown.(CB). Unused (without gum).
Good clear margins. Fine fresh colour. Spec AS74.Cat £6000. ..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 11
£950.00
SG007 1841 1d. Red-brown.(OE). Very fine used.
..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 9
£150.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown (NH - NJ). Super fresh o.g. strip of three.
Excellent margins and fresh colour… gum creasing on reverse not detracting from this very pretty ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 85
£350.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown (QH). Delightful used example.
Clear to wide margins and lovely black MC leaving a clear profile. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 31
£60.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown. (FK). Philatelically used.
On small piece with a London cds for JY.31.11. Just in at F square but a spectacular piece. ..
SG Number: SG8
£395.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown.(CF). OHMS cover to Somerset House
Three margin, superbly cancelled with the CATTERICK maltese cross - a perfect strike. Matching cd..
SG Number: SG8
£695.00
SG008 - 1841 1d. Red-brown.(SE). Non coincident re-entry, state 2 repair.
Very fine used, black MC clear of varieties - scarce stamp. Spec BS7f. RPS Cert. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 18
£225.00
SG008 1841 1d. Red-brown (MJ).LONDON number "2" in Maltese Cross
Very fine four margined example on entire addressed to NORFOLK cancelled by a super upright strik..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 34
£375.00
SG008 1841 1d. Red-brown.(NA). Shetland Isles.
Exceptionally fine used cancelled solely by the OLLABERRY (Shetland Isles) Type I Scots local. Ve..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 87
£495.00
SG008 m 1843 1d. Red-brown (MI). LONDON number "6" in Maltese Cross.
Very fine wide margined example with a neat strike of the numbered MC. Spec. BS21uf. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 32
£70.00
SG008 Wi 1846 1d. Red-brown (ND). Watermark Inverted.
Very fine used with good to wide margins cancelled by a numeral handstamp. Spec BS28c. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 69
£175.00
SG009 1843 1d. Red-brown (QC) Worn plate. HANDSWORTH "PyP/No. 15" Handstamp.
Good to huge margined example tied to piece by a fine strike of the Penny Post h/s in blue-green ..
SG Number: SG9
Plate No.: 41
£495.00
SG010 1841 1d. Deep Red-brown (BD).
Delightful used example with clear to wide margins on piece with a fabulous full strike of the bl..
SG Number: SG10
Plate No.: 14
£175.00
SG010wi - 1841 1d. Deep Red-brown.(TF).Watermark Inverted - Irish numeral.
Very fine used. Scarce. Cat £350. ..
SG Number: 10
Plate No.: 167
£250.00
SG012 Wi. 1841 1d. Orange-brown.(HF-HG).Watermark Small Crown Inverted.
Exceptionally fine used horizontal pair cancelled by the LONDON Inland Office numeral '20'. Very ..
SG Number: SG12
Plate No.: 112
£550.00
SG017 - 1854 1d. Red-brown (JB). Die I. SC. P.16. Wonderful upward shift of perforations.
Part of adjoining stamp at top giving a “long stamp” appearance. Cancelled by a fine strike of th..
SG Number: SG17
Plate No.: 188
£95.00
SG017 - 1854 1d. Red-brown (OI). Die I. SC. P.16. Upward shift of perforations.
Fine used example cancelled by a crisp strike of the “635” READING numeral. ..
SG Number: SG17
Plate No.: 183
£75.00
SG017 1854 1d. Red-brown (MI - ML). Die I. SC. P.16.
Most attractive re-joined strip of four (small fault on MK) cancelled by the very rare CUMBERNAUL..
SG Number: SG17
£300.00
SG017 1854 1d. Red-brown Die I. SC. P.16. Spec C1.
Extremely neat envelope to HOLYTOWN cancelled by a superb COATBRIDGE double arc c.d.s. for JN. 15..
SG Number: SG17
£300.00
SG021 1855 1d. Red-brown (DF). Die II. SC. P.16.
Very fine used cancelled by a neat "111" BINGLEY numeral. Spec C4. ..
SG Number: SG21
Plate No.: 1
£40.00
SG023 Wi 1855 2d. Blue Pl.4 (EA). SC. P.14. Watermark Small Crown Inverted.
Very fine used cancelled by a neat light numeral. Very scarce. Spec. F2c - Cat. £650. ..
SG Number: SG23
Plate No.: 4
£350.00
SG029 - 1855 1d. Red-brown (CI). Die II. LC. P.14. ARDENTINNY Scots Local Handstamp.
Envelope addressed to EDINBURGH cancelled by a fine strike of the Type VIII h/s in blue. Reverse ..
SG Number: SG29
£495.00
SG034 - 1855 2d. Blue. Pl.5. (GJ). LC. P.14. Spec F6. RED CANCEL.
Cancelled solely by the 'England per Aachen' transit mark in red. Neat, clear profile (ex Lady Ma..
SG Number: SG34
Plate No.: 5
£400.00
SG034 1855 2d. Blue (SB - TC). LC. P.14.
Very fine used block of four - three being cancelled by the "180" CHESTER numerals and the lower ..
SG Number: SG34
Plate No.: 5
£550.00
SG039 - 1857 1d. Pale-rose (OC). Die II. LC. P.14. Superb used.
Lovely strike of the Irish double arc c.d.s. of CARNDONAGH for MY. 2. 1862. Spec C10. ..
SG Number: SG39
Plate No.: 59
£60.00
SG040 - 1857 1d. Rose-red (NE). Die II. LC. P.14. BLUE Handstamp.
Delightful strike of the HELENSBURGH c.d.s. for NO. 27. 1860. Slight bend, nevertheless most attr..
SG Number: SG40
Plate No.: 36
£95.00
SG040 1857 1d. Rose-red. (CG-DL). Die II. LC. P.14.
Superb unused o.g. block of 12 (10 u/m) with fabulous rich fresh colour. Lovely multiple. Spec C1..
SG Number: SG40
£875.00
SG040Wi - 1857 1d. Rose-red. Die II. LC. P.14. Watermark Large Crown (Type I) Inverted. Spec C10.
Remarkably fresh unmounted o.g. block of 20 with lovely colour and centring. Spec. C10e – Cat. £3..
SG Number: 40Wi
Plate No.: 44
£2,450.00