Specialized Great Britain

21 Sep 2005, starting at 10:30 BST .

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1840 1d. Plate IX: OH good to large margins all round, used on 1841 (Jan.) E. from London to Ross, tied by two red M.C's, small imperfections, otherwise fine.

1840 1d. Mixed plates: Eighteen unplated examples, used, poor to fair.

1840 1d. Mixed plates: Eight unplated examples, also 2d. blue, poor to fair.

1840 1d. Mixed plates: 1a PD, 1b AK, II DH with matched 1d. red, III CE, IV CL< V DA, VI HK, VII IJ, VIII LK, IX MG with matched 1d. red, poor to fine. (753)

1841-1900 A mainly used duplicated selection, mixed condition in an album, inc. imperf. and perf. 1d. Stars, 1855-57 4d. (8), 6d. (13), 1/- (4), 1883-84 5/- IE mint, etc. (683)

1847-1936 A mainly used accumulation, mixed condition in an album, inc. 1902-13 to 2/6d. 21), 5/- (6), 10/-, Seahorses, etc. (683)

1850-70 A mainly used line engraved collection on leaves, mixed condition, inc. 1850 Archer perf. 16 unused and used, 1854-57 SC14 2d., 1861 Experimental engraving of corner letters plate 50 L-ML, block, etc. (443)

1854-79 A mainly used line engraved collection, varied condition, inc. 1854-57 2d. SC16 plate 4 BD wmk. inverted, LC16 2d. plate 5 BE, LC14 2d. plate 5 ML mint, etc. (600)

1854-79 A used line engraved collection, varied condition in an album, inc. 1864-79 1d. plate 148 a complete used reconstruction, 1870 ½d. plate 9 AJ, etc. (325)

1865-83 A line engraved selection on leaves, varied condition, inc. 1879 Tender essays, 1880-83 3d. on 3d. mint, used (2), 6d. on 6d. mint (3), used (5, one OI no left dot), also one optd "SPECIMEN", 1/- orange-brown plate 13 used (2), etc. (191)

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For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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