Specialized Great Britain

26 Jun 2007, starting at 11:00 BST .

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1840 1d. black, unplated, five examples, close to good margins.

1840 1d. black, unplated four examples, three or four margins, cancelled in red.

1840 1d. black, unplated, four examples, three or four margins.

1840 1d. black, unplated, three examples, three or four margins, all cancelled in red.

Plate 1b JA, Ib EI, plate IV JH, plate V PH, close to large margins, all cancelled in black.

1840 1d. Plate 1a: HF, early impression with good to large margins tied to envelope to Bedford Row, dated June 8 1840. Karl-Albert Louis certificate (2006).

1840 1d. Plate 1a: IC grey-black (very worn) with close to good margins, cancelled with red M.C. and part "Penny Post" in black, scarce but with ironed out crease, faults, Philatelic Expertising Certificate (2000).

1840 1d. Plate 1a: RG-RH, horizontal pair, good to large margins, red Maltese Cross cancellation, RG creased.

1840 1d. Plate 1b: IB, close to large margins, variety watermark inverted, red Maltese Cross cancellation, fine and rare.

1840 1d. Plate 1b: LB, large margins showing portions of two adjoining stamps, red Maltese Cross cancellation, fine.

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

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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VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

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