• Great Britain

    • Lot 709
    • 1

    Description
    Unique Penny Black Usage A fantastic letter with rectangular ship canc. "INDIA LETTER COVE" applied upon arrival in Ireland. Due notation "8" for the uniform ship letter rate from India, Mauritius or Ceylon, which would be possible origins. On back "COVE MR 3 1843". The 1 d. intense black, plate 6, pos. S G with clear to very good margins. Probably intended to prepay the inland rate to Edinburgh. The only known example of this handstamp used on One Penny Black. Cert. Brandon & Dave Mas Donell. Provenance: Wallas, Bedell & Bury

    Public Auction
    15000.00 EUR


    • Lot 761 ●
    • 3

    Description
    Beautiful piece from shipletter with 1 d. 1858 with very large margins tied by a Liverpool arr. pmk and Panama transit canc. at side. SCARCE.

    Public Auction
    200.00 EUR


    • Lot 765 ●
    • 3

    Description
    An exceptional envelope with 1 dinero blue, transfer type 2 with British P.O. double arc "ARICA JU 21 1858. Very early use! Sent to Tacna. Cert. Holcombe. VERY FINE & VERY RARE.

    Sold at Auction
    2000.00 EUR


    • Lot 1497 ●
    • 4C^1Ka

    Description
    An exceptional printed matter from England, registered by mistake in Finland and franked with two copies of 10 kopek roulette I with the three glossy lines. Superb "ÅBO 21.1. 1860" and charter No. "1". A knife cut in the envelope far away from the stamp. Ex. Mertens, Fabergé & Gummesson. Cert. Schwenson. VERY FINE EXHIBITION ITEM.

    Public Auction
    800.00 EUR


    • Lot 710
    • 8

    Description
    Exceptional cover to San Fansisco during the "Gold Fever" period 1849-50, from "GLASGOW 14 JN 1850" with 1 d. red imperforate, cut in at left, paying the domestic rate. SCARCE & INTERESTING.

    Public Auction
    300.00 EUR


    • Lot 1036
    • 9+10

    Description
    A wonderful piece from full upper part of a cover with 12 & 24 öre nicely canc. "383" and at side "D 2 HULL OC 23 71" & red "PD". Endorsed pr "Albion". SUPERB & EXTREMELY FRESH.

    Sold at Auction
    310.00 EUR


    • Lot 1043
    • 11

    Description
    Superb British ship canc. "N 3 HULL JY 28 72" and part of "383" on a piece with 30 öre, SCARCE.

    Sold at Auction
    140.00 EUR


    • Lot 1064
    • 15c

    Description
    "A3 HULL MY 6 72" clear British canc. on 17 öre grey, one short perf. tip of no importance. Very rare ship canc. on this stamp. Cert. Obermüller Wilén. VERY FINE

    Sold at Auction
    310.00 EUR


    • Lot 773 ●
    • 15

    Description
    Very beautiful shipletter to Italy with 1 d. yellow green tied by British P.O. "CALLAO AP 28 69". Framed "GB 1F 90 c" and taxed at double rate with handstruck '28' decimi due marking in black. SUPERB & RARE.

    Sold at Auction
    500.00 EUR


    • Lot 712
    • 43

    Description
    Cover sent to London franked with 1 penny red, where the stamp has been partly overlapped with another 1 penny red canc. "LONDON DE 24 61" and the cover resent to a different address in Birmingham. Various transit and arrival canc. on back, a picture is available on our website. UNUSUAL.

    Sold at Auction
    10.00 EUR


    • Lot 711
    • 43

    Description
    Exceptional postage due cover to Corfu in Greece 1869 with two 1 d. red endorsed "For the Ionian Islands. Via Brindisi" and canc. "INSUFFICIENTLY PAID". Due paid 180 lepta with Hermes Head 20 and two 80 lepta, minor imperfections of no importance. RARE & BEAUTIFUL MIX.

    Sold at Auction
    1250.00 EUR


    • Lot 372 ●
    • 248+260

    Description
    Airmail cover sent to the US franked with 2,25 kr. of which 180 aur was for the airmail fee from Great Britain to the US. The stamps canc. "REYKJAVIK "9.XII.42", "O.A.T. handstamp and British censor tape "EXAMINER 5219".

    Sold at Auction
    150.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Pre-philately

    • Lot 717

    Description
    Lot with 23 prephilatelic or stampless letters all sent to Denmark. E.g. red postage paid Newpaper pmks, ship letter pmks etc. Each letter mounted on exhibition pages. A very interesting lot. The entire lot can be inspected on our website.
    Entire lot scanned

    Sold at Auction
    430.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Postage due stamps

    • Lot 713
    • 143

    Description
    Very beautiful postage due cover to Italy with 3 d. rose with numeral "96" and "INSUFFIENTLY PAID" with two 60 c. Italian postage due stamps "PALERMO 8 AGO 74", some worn perfs. SCARCE.

    Public Auction
    150.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Stamp booklets

    • Lot 716

    Description
    Specialized collection with around 1.500 stamp booklets from the time of King Edward VII up to around 1990s. Some interesting varieties such as "Cancelled" and different phosphor bands, several booklets with cat. values of several hundred Pounds each noted. Please inspect!

    Sold at Auction
    2600.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Postal stationery

    • Lot 708

    Description
    Unique Swedish Usage Two Pence Mulready envelope used within Sweden canc. "STOCKHOLM 31.7 1840". Presumably prepaid, sent to baroness Marie von Stedingk, lady in waiting at the royal court in Stockholm then readdressed and sent to the home of a relative, Nygård Manor in Tjust, Småland. Possible charter number 60. Wax seal on the reverse with the coat of arms of the von Stedingk family. Small part of back missing as well as other imperfections of limited importance. A few similar usages are known from other countries. Opinion Obermüller Wilén for the canc. UNIQUE EXHIBITION ITEM

    Sold at Auction
    10000.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Collections

    • Lot 876

    Description
    Carton from an estate containing e.g. a collection of Great Britain 1840 - 1998 in four stockbooks incl. 1 Penny Black slightly cut into on 2 sides, nearly cpl. and mainly never hinged from ca 1970s onwards incl. a specialized Machin section mostly **, never hinged thematic collections Winston Churchill and the Queen Mother in five stockbooks, used collection Sweden in two albums more or less cpl. ca late 1930s-95. Also some stockbooks with various inexpensive foreign stamps.

    Sold at Auction
    240.00 EUR


    • Lot 714 ●

    Description
    Interesting both used and unused collection 1840 - 1982 in one Scott album incl. a number of better stamps e.g. one penny black and two pence blue 1840 (both slightly cut), ten shilling 1882 with signature, 1 pound 1884 etc. Somewhat mixed quality on the early part. Please inspect.
    Part of Lot Scanned

    Sold at Auction
    2100.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Bulk lot

    • Lot 715

    Description
    Interesting carton from old estate with stamps 1880-1940s in quantities sorted by values incl. some nice canc. noted. Please inspect

    Sold at Auction
    40.00 EUR

  • Great Britain Counties Scotland

    • Lot 577
    • DK2 IVa

    Description
    MUTE CANC. on 4 RBS Thiele III yellow brown on a very beautiful printed matter dated in Glasgow and sent from "BAHNHOF ALTONA" to Randers in Denmark. Very rare as the mute canc. was used for a few months only in 1854. Cert. Möller. SUPERB. Provenance Carl Aage Møller.

    Public Auction
    750.00 EUR

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