Stamps and Covers of the World

14 Jun 2006, starting at 11:00 BST .

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Iceland: 1930 Airmail Large Imperforate essay of the 10a. airmail stamp, similar to that issued except the sky is shaded and the artists name is in full, also small imperforate proof as the issued design, both in black on glazed paper. (692)

Iceland: 1930 Airmail Large crayon and pencil sketch of an unissued 1k. airmail stamp depicting flying boat, on thin paper (248 x 200mm), endorsed at base "19 LUDWIG HESSHAIMER 29". (704)

Iceland: 1930 Airmail Large crayon and pencil sketch of an unissued 1k. airmail stamp depicting a flying boat, on thin paper (250 x 206mm), endorsed at base "LUDWIG HESSHAIMER". (705)

Iceland: 1930 Airmail 10a. imperforate die proof of the issued stamp, printed in black on glazed paper, also tete-beche pair printed from the tone plate only in blue on thick cream paper. (692)

Iceland: 1930 Imperf. plate proofs of the 3a. vertical pair in lilac, on reverse has impressions of the 40a, 5a pair in orange with misplaced tone plate printing, 50a strip of three in brown (double impression), 40a. block of four and strip of four (double impression) in red and blue, also perf. proof of the 1k. in issues colour but on cream paper, mainly fine. (694)

Iceland: 1930 3a. to 10k. set with air 10a, all optd. "SPECIMEN", mainly fine. Facit 4000Sk. (696)

Iceland: 1930 3a. to 10k. set (less 10a air), in unused imperforate blocks, mainly fine. Ex Presentation album. (695)

Iceland: 1930 3a. to 10k set with air 10a., also extra 10a. strip of four, mainly fine mint. (699)

Iceland: 1930 5a. variety white rays and waves in an unmounted mint marginal block from top of sheet, also a single, few minor gum bends, otherwise fine. (697)

Iceland: 1930 20a. variety double print in a fine unmounted horizontal pair, also single with slight blurred print with normal. (698)

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

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

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

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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