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SG3 1840 1d. Grey-black Pl.1a (NG). Wonderfully attractive example with close but clear margins and brilliant scarlet MC cancellation…
 classic worn plate characteristics. Delightful.  ..
SG Number: SG3
Plate No.: 1a
£240.00
SG2 1840 1d. Black Pl.1b (PD). Superb unused (without gum) with clear to good margins and fine impression.
2018 BPA Cert. Cat. £12,500 with o.g.  Private Treaty Sale. ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 1b
£1,750.00
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
SG2 1840 1d. Black Pl.4 (MF). Spectacular used example with gigantic margins cancelled by a neat red MC leaving a clear profile…
 an absolute cracker! Private Treaty Sale. ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 4
£1,250.00
SG1 1840 1d. Intense Black Pl.5 (IC). Good clear margins and neat red MC cancellation. Spec. AS24 – Cat. £550.
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SG Number: SG1
Plate No.: 5
£240.00
SG2 1840 1d. Black Pl.7 (LL). Spectacular pre-printed paper fold… used example touched at right cancelled by red MC’s.
Stunning variety and exceptionally rare on the 1d. Black. RPS Cert. Private Treaty Sale. ..
SG Number: SG2
Plate No.: 7
£4,500.00
SG3 1840 1d. Greyish-black, plate 10, LE. Superb used on neat piece.
Nice black maltese cross and, alongside, a superb "Overseal / Penny Post" handstamp - S. Derbyshi..
SG Number: SG3
Plate No.: 10
£975.00
SG7 1841 1d. Red-brown, plate 5, FC. Superb used with a perfect black maltese cross.
Upright and clearly showing broken points to maltese cross. Stunning. Ex Cawardine.  ..
SG Number: SG7
Plate No.: 5
£225.00
SG8 1842 1d. Red-brown, plate 17, BB. Very fine used with neat Honiton cds for JY.2.42.
Neat cancel.  ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 17
£475.00
SG8 1842 1d. Red-brown Pl.23 (JK). Brilliant used example with massive margins and classic full strike of the black MC…
 cracking stamp. Spec. BS12. RPS Cert.  ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 23
£125.00
SG9 1842 1d. Pale red-brown, plate 23, GL. Very fine used with Chard, Somerset, dated SP.26.42. Superb.
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SG Number: SG9
Plate No.: 23
£475.00
SG8 1842 1d. Red-brown, plate 26, OI. No.7 in maltese cross. Superb strike, as always!
Spec BS15ug. ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 26
£150.00
SG8 1843 1d. Red-brown, plate 32, LK. No.1 in maltese cross. Very fine used, neat clear strike. Attractive.
Spec BS21ua.  ..
SG Number: SG8
Plate No.: 32
£160.00
SG17 1854 1d. Red-brown plate 191, NE. Die I. SC.P.16. Stunning misplacement of perforations.
Lightly used example. Faults, nevertheless most collectable. Spec. C1.  ..
SG Number: SG17
Plate No.: 191
£75.00
SG17 1854 1d. Red-brown SC16 (plate 191?), very fine used.
Neat Drymen Scots local handstamp.  Spec C1. ..
SG Number: SG17
Plate No.: 191
£65.00
SGC9 & 45 1857 1d. Pale Rose Pl.34 (RE - RF) and 1859 2d. Blue Pl.8 (TC). Thick Lines. BLUE Handstamps.
The 1d. pair on piece and the 2d. single both cancelled by the LONDON Inland office numeral “46” ..
SG Number: SGC9
Plate No.: 34
£250.00
SG40 1857 1d. Rose-red (DK). MALTA Handstamp. Superb strike of the c.d.s. for FE. 7. 63.
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SG Number: SG40
£50.00
SG43 1864 1d. Rose-red Pl.72 (OF). Railway Handstamp.
Very fine strike of the “L & E” – London/Exeter star. Very scarce. ..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 72
£250.00
SG43 1871 1d. Rose-red Pl.150 (LA). Black “PD” – Paid to Destination - in Oval Handstamp.
A very fine strike solely cancelling the stamp… the black “PD” very rarely seen cancelling stamps..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 150
£275.00
SG43 1872 1d. Rose-red Pl.158 (GA - HE). Superb used block of ten cancelled by COAL EXCHANGE/E.C. c.d.s’s for AU. 15. 73.
Nice multiple.  ..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 158
£295.00
SG43 1872 1d. Rose-red Pl.159 (NB). Superb LONDON c.d.s. for OC. 19. 76.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 159
£50.00
SG43 1874 1d. Rose-red Pl.173 (CK). Superb MONKSTOWN (Co. Dublin) c.d.s. for AU. 5. 77.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 173
£45.00
SG43 1874 1d. Rose-red Pl.174 (TE). Superb used cancelled by a WINCHESTER c.d.s. for MR. 8. 75.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 174
£50.00
SG43 1876 1d. Rose-red Pl.191 (TB). Superb used cancelled by a lovely crisp DEVONPORT c.d.s. for AP. 26. 77.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 191
£50.00
SG43 1864/ 79 1d. Rose-red plate 201, IK-JL. Very fine marginal block showing part marginal ornament.
Fresh colour. Cat. £180 as singles.  ..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 201
£110.00
SG43 1878 1d. Rose-red Pl.214 (BK). Exceptionally fine used cancelled by a neat c.d.s. for NO. 19. 78.
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SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 214
£60.00
SG43Wi 1878 1d. Rose-red Pl.214 (RF). Watermark Inverted.
Exceptionally fine used cancelled by the c.d.s. and small part numeral of HUCKNALL TORKARD (Notti..
SG Number: SG43
Plate No.: 214
£125.00
SG45 1859 2d. Blue Pl.8 (TI - TJ). Thick Lines. State 2. Fine used horizontal pair… centred high with DUBLIN “186” duplex cancellations.
Dr Osborne recorded up to four states on this issue. Spec. G2i. ..
SG Number: SG45
Plate No.: 8
£95.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.1 (LR). First Day Issue. Exceptionally fine used tied to small piece by a neat LONDON c.d.s. for OC. 1. 70. the first day of issue. Very scarce.
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SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 1
£225.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.5 (BJ). Red “PD” in Oval – Paid to Destination.
Solely cancelled by an excellent of this mark which should be struck on the envelope not the stam..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 5
£175.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.6 (OQ). Superb used cancelled by part CORK c.d.s.
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SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 6
£45.00
SG48 1870 ½d. Rose-red Pl.8 (PH). Superb used tied to small piece by a cracking GREENOCK c.d.s. for AU. 3. 80.
Most attractive. Cat. £360 with premium! ..
SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 8
£160.00
SG48 1879 ½d. Rose-red Pl.20 (CO). Very fine used cancelled by part RAMSGATE squared-circle.
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SG Number: SG48
Plate No.: 20
£60.00
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
SG66 1857 4d. Rose-carmine. Wmk Large Garter. Ordinary White Paper.
Very fine used cancelled by a delightful strike of the LONDON District Office numeral “84. Cat. £..
SG Number: SG66
£60.00
SG66a 1857 4d Rose (large garter). Superb cds of Glasgow, dated NO.19.60.
Scarce.  ..
SG Number: SG66a
£160.00
SG69 1856 6d. Deep Lilac. Wmk. Emblems.  HOLYROOD Scots Local Handstamp.
Used on small piece with a super strike of the Type VII cancellation. Faint crease not detracting..
SG Number: SG69
£275.00
SG80 1862/ 64 4d. Pale red, plate 3, without hairlines, NA. Very fine light Cardiff cds. NO.5.63.
Scarce with cds.  ..
SG Number: SG80
£120.00
SG97 1865 6d. Lilac Pl.5 (AI). With Hyphen. Wmk. Emblems. DOUBLE PEREFORATION.
Both vertical sides with a double strike of the perforator. Good used cancelled by part numeral h..
SG Number: SG97
Plate No.: 5
£295.00
SG98 1865 9d. Straw, plate 4. Watermark Emblems, QG. Superb used example.
Neat small part London cds. An exceptional example of this rare and seldom seen stamp.  ..
SG Number: SG98
Plate No.: 4
£875.00
SG109 1870 6d. Violet, plate 9, HB. Superb used, neat VALPARISO cds cancel. Excellent colour.
RPS cert.  ..
SG Number: SG109
Plate No.: 9
£110.00
SG110 1867 9d. Straw, BG. Superb used, VALPARISO cds for Dec.15.1875.
Nice colour.  ..
SG Number: SG110
£195.00
SG113 1867 10d. Pale red-brown, MB. Superb cds example, Valpariso cds for Mar.3.75.
A rare stamp with cds.  ..
SG Number: SG113
£295.00
SG117 1871 1s. Green Pl.6 (SI). Telegraph “No.1B” Handstamp.
Delightful used left wing marginal cancelled by the non-standard type circular handstamp. Unusual..
SG Number: SG117
Plate No.: 6
£85.00
SG122a 1872 6d. Chestnut, plate 11, GF. Superb used, neat Mallow, Co. Cork, cds.
Dated SP.4.72. Nice Irish use.  ..
SG Number: SG122a
Plate No.: 11
£75.00
SG126 1867/ 83 5/- Rose wmk Maltese cross, CG. Superb used with excellent colour.
Coal Exchange B.O for FE.21.1872. Rare so fine. Plate 1. ..
SG Number: SG126
Plate No.: 1
£550.00
SG127 1867 5s. Pale Rose.(BA).Wmk Maltese Cross. SPECIMEN type 9.
Fine mint o.g. with fine colour. Spec J122S. ..
SG Number: SG127
Plate No.: 2
£495.00
SG141 1878 2 1/2d. Rosy mauve, plate 12, KD. Brilliant cds used. Upright London cancel.
Dated 2.NO.78. Rare so fine.  ..
SG Number: SG141
Plate No.: 12
£185.00
SG142 1880 2½d. Blue (JL). Wmk. Orb.
Exceptionally fine used cancelled by part c.d.s. handstamp. ..
SG Number: SG142
Plate No.: 19
£40.00
SG143 1873 3d. Rose, plate 11, GA. Very fine used, lozenge of dots number 3734 assigned to St. Malo.
Mail between the Channel Islands and France. Attractive and scarce cancel.  ..
SG Number: SG143
Plate No.: 11
£85.00
SG146 1874 6d. Deep Grey (HJ). Wmk Spray.
Very fine unused o.g. ..
SG Number: SG146
Plate No.: 13
£325.00
SG147 1875 6d. Grey, plate 14, BA. Superb used, neat upright VALPARISO PAID cds.
Dated MR.15.1876. RPS cert. A nice stamp.  ..
SG Number: SG147
Plate No.: 14
£125.00
SG147 1880 6d. Grey pl. 17, PA. Superb cds used, dated Dec.25.1880- Christmas Day.
The rarest of these plates. RPS Cert. Choice stamp! ..
SG Number: SG147
Plate No.: 17
£150.00
SG148 1873 1s. Deep Green Pl.8 (KE). Wmk. Spray. Superb unmounted marginal example with fresh colour.
A cracking stamp! Rare so fine. ..
SG Number: SG148
Plate No.: 8
£750.00
SG150 1875 1/- Green, plate 12, HF. Superb cds used, Halesworth, SP.21.75. Appealing!
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SG Number: SG150
Plate No.: 12
£225.00
SG151 1880 1s. Orange-brown Pl.13 (AC). Superb used cancelled by a crisp FERRYHILL c.d.s. for JA. 19. 81. Cat. £1400 with premium.
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SG Number: SG151
Plate No.: 13
£575.00
SG152 1876 4d. Chestnut, plate 15, AI. Imperforate colour trial, overprinted Specimen, type 8.
Overprinted diagonally on gummed, watermarked paper. Very fine, original gum. Cat. £450. Scarce.&..
SG Number: SG152
Plate No.: 15
£300.00
SG156 1876 8d. Orange, NK, Dumfries cds for DE.17.77. Rare stamp with cds. Fine colour.
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SG Number: SG156
£275.00
SG158 1881 3d. Rose pl. 21, KE. Superb blue Birmingham 75 numeral.
Stunning colour! ..
SG Number: SG158
Plate No.: 21
£85.00
SG159 1883 3d. on 3d. Lilac Pl.21 (OA). Wmk. Crown.
Exceptionally fine unused left hand marginal with almost full o.g. and lovely fresh colour. ..
SG Number: SG159
Plate No.: 21
£225.00
SG159 1883 3d. on 3d. Lilac. Pl.21. (GJ). Registered cds for MR.13.84.
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SG Number: SG159
£65.00
SG160 1880 4d. Grey-brown, plate 18, AG, Crown Watermark. Superb used, neat red London cds.
Dated NO.12.82. Unusual coloured cancel. Rare.  ..
SG Number: SG160
Plate No.: 18
£225.00
SG162 1883 6d. on 6d. Lilac Pl.18 (CH). Unmounted o.g. example with lovely fresh colour. Cat. £650 m/m.
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SG Number: SG162
£395.00
SG164 1880 ½d. Deep Green. Die Proof. Printed in black on white glazed card. Dated 3 NOV 80 and endorsed in manuscript “After Striking”.
Very fine. Cat. £1500. ..
SG Number: SG164
£750.00
SG166 1880 1d. Venetian Red. Die proof. Complete design printed in black on white glazed card with void corner letters.
Dated Aug 14 1879 and endorsed “BEFORE HARDENING”. Very fine. Cat. £1500. ..
SG Number: SG166
£750.00
SG166 1880 1d. Venetian Red. Die proof. Complete design printed in black on white glazed card with void corner letters.
 Dated 24 NOV 1879 and endorsed in manuscript “After Striking 34 Forms” (after 34 plates had..
SG Number: SG166
£750.00
SG172 1881 1d. Lilac. Die II. Inverted “X” Control. Superb unmounted o.g. corner block of six.
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SG Number: SG172
£275.00
SG175 1883 2s. 6d. Lilac (EA). Die Proof From the De La Rue Archives.
Printed in black on white glazed card cut down and mounted on piece from the De La Rue Striking B..
SG Number: SG175
£1,650.00
SG178 1883/ 84 2/6d. Lilac, JA.
Neatly cancelled with a BLUE London cds for 26.JAN.94. Most unusual to see with coloured cancel. ..
SG Number: SG178
£115.00
SG178, 201 & 207a 1894 2/6d. Lilac & 7x 2 1/2d + 5d., all prefined "BNZ" on part envelope front.
All cancelled with "L1" late fee duples dated May 18 '94. Attractive.  ..
SG Number: SG178
£85.00
SG187/96 1884 ½d. – 1s. “Lilac & Green” Set of 10 – “SPECIMEN” Type 9.
Fine to very fine o.g. & fresh colour. Scarce group. Spec. K17As/26s - Cat. £1750+.  ..
SG Number: SG187/96
£625.00
SG194 1884 6d. Dull Green (AG).
Fine unused o.g. example. ..
SG Number: SG194
£160.00
SG196 1884 1s. Dull Green (SF).
Fine unused o.g. example. ..
SG Number: SG196
£495.00
SG196 1887 1/- Green. Rare Wimbledon Camp cds for JY.12.87. July was the month of the Queen's Prize and Imperial Cup on the NRA ranges at Wimbledon.
From 1860 - 1889 then to Bisley. Lettred GF. ..
SG Number: SG196
£250.00
SG197var 1887 1/2d. Brown-orange - unlisted SG - K control.
Perf. mgn but in a "run on" - pinning dot at right. Scarce... super colour.  ..
SG Number: SG197var
£225.00
SG199 1887 2d. Green and scarlet. Very fine cds used example of this scarce shade with excellent colour.
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SG Number: SG199
£165.00
SG201 1887 2½d. Purple on Blue “Jubilee”. Horizontal pair tied to piece by the purple “DISTRICT POSTMASTER’S OFFICE” double lined oval for JUN. 16. 1895.
 Unusual.  ..
SG Number: SG201
£45.00
SG203 1887 3d. Deep purple/ yellow block of 9. 1384 telegraphic cancels of Treebridge. Unusual.
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SG Number: SG203
£185.00
SG204 1887 3d. Purple on orange paper. Neat Kilmore cds, Co. Wexford, dated MY.2.00.
Fine true colour. Unpriced SG. Spec K32(3). ..
SG Number: SG204
£150.00
SG207a 1888 5d. Dull Purple and Blue “Jubilee”. Die II. AKASSA Handstamp.
Fine example tied to piece by “THE ROYAL NIGER COMPANY” framed h/s in violet… dated 21 AUG 98. Su..
SG Number: SG207a
£125.00
SG210a 1887 10d. Dull Purple and Deep Dull Carmine “Jubilee”.
Superb used with interpane margin at top and lovely light WOKINGHAM c.d.s. for AP. 23. 93. RPS Ce..
SG Number: SG210a
£275.00
SGO003 1882 1d. Lilac. Die II. I.R. OFFICIAL.
Unused o.g. "X" control example in corner pair. ..
SG Number: SGO3
£350.00
SGO3Wi 1882 1d. Lilac I.R Official. Inverted watermark. A sound used example.
Part numeral cancel. Rare. Cat. £2,200.  ..
SG Number: SGO3Wi
£850.00
SGO013 1888 1/2d. Vermilion I. R Official. Unmounted, original gum interpanneau block of 8.
Creased in margin. Very fresh.  ..
SG Number: SGO13
£75.00
SGO14 1892 2 1/2d. Purple/ blue I.R Official. Unmounted original gum example. Fresh colour.
Cat. £175 as mounted.  ..
SG Number: SGO14
£135.00
SGO66 & SGO65 1887 GOVT. PARCELS, 6d. & 1 1/2d. used on London Postal Stores Dept. Parcel Post label.
Scarce.  ..
SG Number: SGO66
£150.00
SGO68a 1890 1/- Dull green GOVT. PARCELS - no dot under T. Superb unmounted example with excellent colour.
A rare variety.  ..
SG Number: SGO68a
£800.00
c. 1875 Telegraphs. Unadopted green head proof, uncleared on soft white card.
Pencil manuscript boxed grid. Unlisted SG. Unusual.  ..
£750.00
SGL211s 1877 4d. Sage green, DI, Specimen type 9. Fine and fresh unmounted, original gum.
Nice colour.  ..
SG Number: SGL211s
£45.00
SGL235 1877 10/- Grey-green, CD. Neat Liverpool Exchange cds for DE.13.77.
Unusually well centered. Nice deep colour.  ..
SG Number: SGL235
£225.00
SGL235 1877 10/- Telegraph colour trial, dull claret, imperf. Overprinted Specimen type 8, CH. Unmounted original gum.
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SG Number: SGL235
£200.00
SGL235 1877 10/- Telegraph colour trial, slate blue, imperf. Overprinted Specimen type 8, FJ.
Fresh original gum.  ..
SG Number: SGL235
£185.00
SGL235 1877 10/- Telegraph colour trial, pale ultramarine, imperf. Overprinted Specimen type 8, DA. Very fine original gum, marginal.
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SG Number: SGL235
£185.00
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
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 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 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 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