Stamps & Covers of the World

24 Sep 2008, starting at 11:00 BST .

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Bermuda: 1938-53 £1 pale violet and black on bright red (sixth printing Nov. 1951) also eighth printing single, both fine unmounted mint. (189)

Bermuda: 1938-53 £1 bright violet and black on bright red, (eighth printing Oct. 1952), fine unmounted mint horizontal pair from right of sheet. (190)

Bermuda: 1938-53 £1 unmounted mint positional singles, from the second, fourth, sixth (from top of sheet) and eighth printings, fine o.g. (181)

Bermuda: Perf 14: 1938-53 £1 mint singles, comprising second, third (mounted), fifth printings, also Perf. 13 sixth and eighth printings, all except one are unmounted, fine. (207)

Bermuda: Perf 14: 1938-53 £1 purple and black on salmon, (third printing March 1943), fine mint single showing HPF 1b (shading omitted from top-right scroll), FF 1A III, scarce. (208)

Bermuda: 1938-53 A mint selection of singles, comprising 2/- first, fifth, seventh, thirteenth, 2/6d. fifth, tenth, eleventh, 5/- first, fifth and tenth printings, fine mint. (152)

Cape of Good Hope: Mafeking: 1900 (6-11 Apr.) Baden-Powell 18½mm 3d. pale blue used on small piece, lower corner perf. imperfections otherwise fine. SG 19, £400. (364)

Bermuda: 1937-44: A selection of covers including 1937 first flight cover from Bermuda to New York by "Cavalier", 1939-44 five covers with large key plates issues, three rated 2/- and one with marginal 2/- block of four and also one with 2/6, two are registered and one censored. (726)

Bermuda: 1938-53 2/- light purple and ultramarine on grey-blue, mint vertical pair with lower stamp unmounted, fine. (156)

Bermuda: 1938-53 2/- deep red and light ultramarine on grey-blue fine mint. (157)

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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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