Postage Stamps and Covers of the World

20 Apr 2004, starting at 10:00 BST.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A small selection inc. War time issues, a few covers, etc. (415)

1867-78 wmk. Maltese Cross: 5/- plate 1 AF, fine used. (742)

1870 ½d. plate 10 DB-EC mint block, some usual gum creasing otherwise fine. (574)

1855-57: 4d. wmk. small Garter, fine used wing margined example on 1856 E. (957)

1873-80: 4d. vermilion plate 15 MG, fine used with Northampton c.d.s. (695)

1867-80: 2/- blue QC variety wmk. inverted, used, small imperfections, otherwise fine. (742)

1911 (June) 1d. Wmk. Crown Die 1B: ½d. very deep green, fine and fresh unmounted mint. (705)

1911 (June) ½d. wmk. Crown Die 1B: imperf. plate proof on wmk. Multiple Cypher, (from control A 11(c)), a marginal block of twelve from left of sheet, a rare multiple. (988)

1911-12 Downey Heads: ½d. and 1d. used on separate plain f.d.c's, fine. (1014)

1911-12 Downey Heads: ½d. f.d.c. of June 22nd. 1911, on Coronation colour postcard, machine cancel, lovely illustration (different from previous lot). (1016)

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25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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