Stamps & Covers of the World

19 Mar 2008, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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lots

Revenues: Copyright: 1925-44 A group of Robert Louis Stevenson copyright stamps used on seven original books, with six different values represented. (953)

Revenues: Copyright: A selection of Great Britain Copyright stamps in an album contained in a carton inc. 174 loose stamps with a good range of types and values inc. from Australia and New Zealand, six used on documents (background paper), also many photocopied articles on the types and usage of the stamps, and a range of stamps on forty eight 78rpm records, etc. (654)

Revenues: Court Stamps: Matrimonial Court 1866 set 6d. to £1 mint set with Specimen overprints. (590)

Revenues: Court stamps: Probate Court 1860 3d. to £5 mint set with Specimen overprint.

Revenues: Customs Duty: A collection of Great Britain Customs Duty stamps inc. Negrohead strips with two of each of yellow, brown and green types, various other adhesives with values to £10, 1894 5/- British Government Annuity Premium on piece cancelled Malvern and Chester, etc. (71)

Revenues: Customs Duty: An unopened 1oz. packet of tobacco from South Africa (stated to be of Boer War period), complete with Customs Duty Negrohead strip intact.

Revenues: Dice Duty: Three 18th. century dice with clear Crown GR puncheon in red denoting duty paid. (958)

Revenues: Dice Duty: Four 18th. century dice with Crown GR puncheon in red denoting duty paid. (961)

Revenues: Dice Duty: Three 18th. century dice with indistinct Crown GR puncheon in red denoting duty paid. (960)

Revenues: Dice Duty: A pair of 18th. century dice with Crown GR puncheon in black denoting duty paid. (959)

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