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1841 1d Reds Imperf (SG8-12) cancelled with 1844 numerals (Alphabet I, Plates up to 131)

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Item No. SG/Spec Plate/Letters Description Price Key
Ri:B1:5747
Ri:5747
8a

BS26

37

OD

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, on VERY BLUE paper, with four good-to-HUGE margins, neatly cancelled with a Bakewell '41' numeral. Top of NW weak, and 'D' misplaced high left. Cat.50+. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5768
Ri:5768
8a

BS26Ac

38

FJ

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, in a slightly ORANGEY shade on VERY BLUE paper with an IVORY HEAD, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: curved blur SW (on Imprimatur sheet); also HGL VALUE, and blur NW. Cat.65+. New!

16.50

Ri:B1:5749
Ri:5749
8

BS26B

39

HF

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, neatly cancelled with a Bakewell '41' numeral. VGL NE, slight BASAL SHIFT, blurs NW and SW, and letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.50. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5750
Ri:5750
8

BS26B

39

HG

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, neatly cancelled with a Bakewell '41' numeral. Blurs NW and SW, and letters misplaced to centre. Cat.50. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5754
Ri:5754
8

BS26B

39

IH

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, in a slightly ORANGEY shade, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. VGL NE(f), blurs NW and SW, and 'I' misplaced right. Cat.50. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5751
Ri:5751
8

BS26Be

39

PH

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four close(SE)-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMLETE CLEAR PROFILE. CONSTANT VARIETY: marks in 'N' of 'ONE'; also HGL VALUE, blurs NW and SW, and letters misplaced high right and high. Cat.75. New!

22.50

Ri:B1:5731
Ri:5731
8

BS26E

42

GK

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Chester '180' numeral. Blur NW, and 'G' misplaced low left and tilted W. Cat.50. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5753
Ri:5753
8

BS26E

42

HK

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with London Inland '7' numerals. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, with letters misplaced high left and low respectively. Cat.50. New!

14.50

Ri:B1:5756
Ri:5756
8

BS26E

42

ME

A FU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four close(SW)-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Liverpool '180' numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: marks SE; also blur NW, 'M' tilted W, and 'E' misplaced high left. Cat.50. New!

11.50

Ri:B1:5757
Ri:5757
8

BS26E

42

QH

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE even margins, cancelled with a London District '68' numeral. Blurs SW, and SE corner frame-line extending S. Cat.50. New!

14.50

Ri:B1:5732
Ri:5732
8

BS26F

43

CA

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four well-clear(SW)-to-VERY LARGE margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a very faint English Provincial numeral. 'A' blind, and letters misplaced low and high. Cat.50. New!

14.50

Ri:B1:5755
Ri:5755
8

BS26Fd

43

SJ

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four well-clear(W)-to-VERY LARGE margins, neatly cancelled with a Market Harborough '511' numeral. Clear 'J' FLAW (not listed SG, but noted Statham). Cat.70. New!

16.50

Ri:B1:5733
Ri:5733
8

BS26G

44

KD-KE

A VFU SCARCE HORIZONTAl PAIR from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four well-clear(SW)-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins all round, cancelled with VERY SCARCE HALESOWEN '77' numerals (Parmenter RARITY 'F' - 'RARE'). NOTE: Parmenter states that this numeral was sent to GPO in April 1844, but has not been recorded in use until DECEMBER 1847, so this would appear to be a VERY EARLY USE. 'KD': NE corner frame-line extending E (slight); 'KE': BURR-RUB NW (slight). Letters misplaced high, high right, low, and high left. Cat.110+. New!

30.00

Ri:B1:5758
Ri:5758
8

BS26Hd

45

DD

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four well-clear(S)-to-VERY LARGE margins, neatly cancelled with a London Inland '6' numeral (a type unlisted by Parmenter). 'E' FLAW, VGL SE, and letters misplaced high right and high. Cat.80+. New!

20.00

Ri:B1:5759
Ri:5759
8

BS26H

45

FK

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four good-to-LARGE margins, neatly cancelled with a London Inland '2' numeral. 1842-43 Ray Flaws, HGL VALUE (faint), and 'K' misplaced high. Cat.50+. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:5760
Ri:5760
8

BS26H

45

GA

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with a RARE INGATESTONE (Essex) '402' numeral (Parmenter RARITY 'G' - 'VERY RARE'). CONSTANT VARIETY: base of 'G' weak; also 1842-43 Ray Flaws, and letters misplaced high left and low right. Cat.50+. New!

18.50

Ri:B1:5734
Ri:5734
8

BS26Hd

45

KI

A FU+ single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four clear(SW)-to-LARGE margins, cancelled with a Scots Dundee '114' numeral. VGLs NE and SE (very faint), and letters misplaced high right and high. Cat.50+. New!

11.50

Ri:B1:5762
Ri:5762
8

BS26H

45

TF

A VFU single from this SCARCE TRANSITIONAL plate, with four LARGE even margins, neatly cancelled with a Canterbury '84' numeral. 1842-43 Ray Flaws, GD SE, and letters misplaced high left and high. Cat.50. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:4480
Ri:4480
8

BS27

46

NF

A FU+ single, with four good-to-LARGE margins, but slightly enthusiastically cancelled with a London Inland '16' numeral. E of NE and S of SW weak, and letters misplaced right and high left respectively. Cat.35. 7.50
Ri:B1:5735
Ri:5735
8

BS27c

47

IH

A VFU+ single, with four well-clear(NE)-to-HUGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Scots numeral. 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, BURR-RUB 'POSTAGE', 1842-43 Ray Flaws, and 'I' misplaced high. Cat.70+. New!

18.50

Ri:B1:5743
Ri:5743
8

BS27

47

JC

A FU+ single, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE margins, but tiny marginal thin behind NW, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a London Inland '11' numeral. No features to note. Cat.35. New!

6.50

Ri:B1:5748
Ri:5748
8

BS27c

47

TL

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a Glasgow '159' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, NE corner frame-line extending E, blurs SE and SW, slight basal shift, and letters misplaced high left. Cat.70+. New!

17.50

Ri:B1:5744
Ri:5744
8

BS27c,j

48

DH

A VFU single, with four well-clear(SE)-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '6' numeral. 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, W RECUT, E/NE, and S/SE and SW weak, and slight BASAL SHIFT. Cat.70+. New!

17.50

Ri:B1:5767
Ri:5767
8

BS27c

48

IF

A FU single, with four good even margins, but rather firmly cancelled with a Scots numeral. 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, W RECUT, 1842-43 Ray Flaws, and 'F' misplaced high left. Cat.70. New!

14.50

Ri:B1:5765
Ri:5765
8

BS27c,g,h

48

PI

A VFU+ single, with four LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, BASAL SHIFT, HGLs SE & SW, and 'I' misplaced high. Cat.70+. New!

22.50

Ri:B1:5766
Ri:5766
8

BS27c,h

48

QI

A VFU single, with four well-clear(SE)-to-mostly LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'E' and 'T' FLAWS, BASAL SHIFT, base of SE and SW weak, and letters misplaced high. Cat.70+. New!

17.50

Ri:B1:5737
Ri:5737
8

BS27h

49

MC

A VFU+ single from this DIFFICULT (and in my opinion UNDERVALUED) plate, with four LARGE-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Manchester '498' numeral. A WORN plate, showing BASAL SHIFT, and letters misplaced left and low respectively. Cat.50++. New!

18.50

Ri:B1:5752
Ri:5752
8

BS27

51

ME

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-mostly LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. E of NE weak, and 'M' tilted W. Cat.35. New!

9.50

Ri:B1:5739
Ri:5739
8

BS27

51

PL

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. GD SE, base-line thick, and 'P' misplaced high. Cat.35. New!

7.50

Ri:B1:5738
Ri:5738
8

BS27j

51

SK

A VFU single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Scots numeral. W RECUT & EXTENDING N, BURR-RUB NW, and letters misplaced high left and low right. Cat.35+. New!

9.50

Ri:B1:4481
Ri:4481
12

BS27

52

HH

A VFU single in a SUPERB and SCARCE VIBRANT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE margins, cancelled high right with a DUBLIN '186' numeral, leaving slender but COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Blurs NW and SW, and letters misplaced high left and left respectively, with the E 'H' tilted W. Cat.275+. 65.00
Ri:B1:5727
Ri:5727
12

BS27

52

QE

A VFU single in a LOVELY SCARCE RICH ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. E & W RECUT, blurs NW and SW, slight basal shift, and letters misplaced high. Cat.275+. New!

65.00

Ri:B1:5730
Ri:5730
8

BS27a,h

53

CA

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a SCARCE BISHOPS WALTHAM '85' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'). 'E' FLAW, BASAL SHIFT, and 'A' blind and misplaced low. Cat.55+. New!

18.50

Ri:B1:5763
Ri:5763
8

BS27a,k

53

DI

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'E' FLAW, also CONSTANT VARIETY: mark by 'I', top of NE weak, VGL NE, and letters misplaced high. Cat.55+. New!

15.00

Ri:B1:5764
Ri:5764
8

BS27a

53

IB

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a Blackburn '86' numeral. 'E' FLAW, NE corner frame-line extending N, and 'I' misplaced right. Cat.55. New!

13.50

Ri:B1:5761
Ri:5761
8

BS27a

53

JD

A VFU+ single, with four VERY LARGE-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with a typically robust Edinburgh '131' numeral. 'E' FLAW, and letters misplaced high. Cat.55. New!

15.00

Ri:B1:5742
Ri:5742
8

BS27a

56

AF

A VFU single, with four good-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with a London Inland '7' numeral. 'E' FLAW, UB SHIFT, tops of NE and NW weak, and letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.55. New!

13.50

Ri:B1:5610
Ri:5610
8

BS27i,j

57

CH-EI

A good-to-mostly VFU RARE BLOCK OF SIX, with good-to-LARGE margins all round except left of 'EH', cancelled with SCARCE WINDSOR '890' numerals (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'). 'DH':CONSTANT VARIETY: dot W margin; also most FRAME-LINES WHOLLY OR PARTIALLY RECUT; most units also show slight UB shifts. Cat.400++ (as BLOCK OF FOUR, and 2 SINGLES). 135.00
Plate 60 Imp Photo
Plate 60 Imp Photo
Die I

Alphabet I

Plate 60

BA-TK

High quality full-sized (ACTUAL SIZE) black-and-white photograph of the NPM Imprimatur (first registration) Sheet. Second-hand, but in good condition. Invaluable specialist plating reference. NOTES: Because of the potentially very large image size, a low resolution (96dpi) scan has been used to illustrate this listing, and the sheet has been scanned in three sections and rejoined digitally. Actual dimensions: 14.25 x 23.5 inches(36.5 x 60cm). Will be despatched in protective cardboard tube, maximum 5 sheets per tube, postage & packing 5.00 UK. (Ask me for P&P outside UK) New NPM Cost:36.00. New!

10.00

Ri:B1:5292
Ri:5292
8

BS28

60

FK

A VFU single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. WORN plate, showing CONSTANT VARIETY: mark in E margin (faint); also slight BASAL SHIFT, W of NW weak, and letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.30+. 8.50
Plate 61 Imp Photo
Plate 61 Imp Photo
Die I

Alphabet I

Plate 61

BA-TK

High quality full-sized (ACTUAL SIZE) black-and-white photograph of the NPM Imprimatur (first registration) Sheet. Second-hand, but in good condition. Invaluable specialist plating reference. NOTES: Because of the potentially very large image size, a low resolution (96dpi) scan has been used to illustrate this listing, and the sheet has been scanned in three sections and rejoined digitally. Actual dimensions: 14.25 x 23.5 inches(36.5 x 60cm). Will be despatched in protective cardboard tube, maximum 5 sheets per tube, postage & packing 5.00 UK. (Ask me for P&P outside UK) New NPM Cost:36.00. New!

10.00

Ri:B1:5000
Ri:5000
8

BS28

61

JI

A VFU single, with four LARGE margins, cancelled high left with a London Inland '11' numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. Blurs NW and SW, top NE weak, and 'I' misplaced right. Cat.32. 8.50
Ri:B1:5728
Ri:5728
8
*

BS28g

62

QE

1841 1d Red, a VFU single, with four good-to-mostly LARGE margins, on undated LARGE PIECE Mauchline to Easdale, cancelled with an indistinct but readable Scots Mauchline '242' numeral. Top NE weak and extending E with blur, NW and SW recut with blurs, slight BASAL SHIFT, and 'E' misplaced high. Cat.30+. New!

8.50

Ri:B1:5494
Ri:5494
8

BS28

64

JF

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. Blur NW, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5005
Ri:5005
8

BS28e

64

RC

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an indistinct ?IRISH? numeral. BASAL SHIFT, and letters misplaced left and low left. Cat.32+. 8.50
Ri:B1:4724
Ri:4724
8

BS28,B1xb

65

JG

A FU single, with four LARGE even margins, but small thinned area centre E, lightly cancelled with a SCARCE BURY ST EDMUNDS '97' numeral in BLUE. Marked BURR-RUB 'PO', blurs NW and SW, base of SW weak, and 'G' misplaced low right. Cat.250+. 50.00
Ri:B1:5009
Ri:5009
8

BS28

66

NG

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a High Wycombe '364' numeral. Slight basal shift, blurs NW & SW, corners weak, and 'N' misplaced right. Cat.32+. 8.50
Ri:B1:4661
Ri:4661
12

BS28

67

RA

A VFU single in a FINE SCARCE DEEP ORANGE-BROWN shade (particularly unusual in this period), with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with an indistinct Chard '159' numeral. Slight basal shift, and letters misplaced low left and low, with the 'A' nearly blind. Cat.250+. 65.00
Ri:B1:5651
Ri:5651
8

BS28

68

AJ

A VFU+ single, with four clear(at base)-to-mostly HUGE margins, including part MARGINAL INSCRIPTION at top, cancelled with a smudged London District '68' numeral. UB SHIFT, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.35++. New!

15.00

Ri:B1:5311
Ri:5311
8

BS28

68

BE

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-HUGE margins, cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. SE and SW corners weak, and 'B' misplaced high with top loop blind. Cat.32. 9.50
Ri:B1:4663
Ri:4663
8

BS28

68

FB

A VFU single, with four well-clear(NE)-to-HUGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Maldon '494' numeral. W of NW weak, and 'F' misplaced low and tilted E. Cat.32. 8.50
Ri:B1:5607
Ri:5607
8

BS28

68

GK

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NE weak, and 'K' misplaced left. Cat.32. 8.50
Ri:B1:5309
Ri:5309
8

BS28

68

JH

A VFU single, with four clear(NE)-to-mostly LARGE margins, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'H' misplaced low and tilted E. Cat.32. 8.50
Ri:B1:5502
Ri:5502
8

BS28

69

AJ

A SUPERB USED single, with four good-to-mostly HUGE margins, cancelled low with a Stockport '733' numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. NE and NW weak, and letters misplaced low and low left. Cat.30. 10.00
Ri:B1:5516
Ri:5516
8

BS28

69

DI

A VFU single, with four good-to-HUGE margins, cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. 'I' misplaced left and tilted W. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5637
Ri:5637
8

BS28h

70

GJ

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE within. 'J' FLAW, BURR-RUB NW, and letters misplaced left. Cat.38. 10.00
Ri:B1:4666
Ri:4666
8

BS28

71

DG

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a London Inland '16' numeral. UPPER BORDER SHIFT, and 'G' misplaced low left. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5315
Ri:5315
8

BS28

71

GE

A VFU single, with four well-clear(SW)-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with a Scots numeral. UB SHIFT, top of NE weak, and 'G' misplaced low left. Cat.30+. 7.50
Ri:B1:4669
Ri:4669
12

BS28

72

PI

A VFU single in a SCARCE and ATTRACTIVE PALE ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a neat London District '65' numeral. Base-line weak below 'PE' of 'PENNY', E of NE weak, and 'I' misplaced left. Cat.250+. 65.00
Ri:B1:4274
Ri:4274
8

BS28

74

DC

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Heavy blurs W, and letters misplaced high and low respectively. Cat.30. 8.50
Ri:B1:4676
Ri:4676
8

BS28

75

JB

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE margins, cancelled with a DUBLIN '186' numeral. Top of NE weak, and 'B' misplaced high. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5319
Ri:5319
8

BS28g

75

PG

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Scots numeral. CORNERS & UPPER & LOWER W RECUT, slight BASAL SHIFT, blurs NW and SW, and letters misplaced to centre. Cat.32+. 8.50
Ri:B1:5018
Ri:5018
8

BS29g

76

QC

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a Scots numeral. 'FRAMED' (both side frame-lines prominently recut). Cat.32+. 8.50
Ri:B1:1778
Ri:1778
8

BS29

78

RJ

A good UNUSED single, with three-and-half good-to-VERY LARGE margins, just trimmed lower W, with no gum. CONSTANT VARIETY: dot in 'R', and also NW corner frame-line blurred and extending N, and 'R' blurred. Cat.600+. 40.00
Ri:B1:4689
Ri:4689
8

BS29

84

ID

A VFU single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a LOUTH (Lincs) '477' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'). 'I' tilted E, and 'D' misplaced high right. Cat.30+. 7.50
Ri:B1:1088
Ri:1088
8

BS29

85

JD

A FINE MOUNTED MINT single, with four good-to-LARGE margins, and much ORIGINAL GUM. Slightly grubby in places. NE weak, burr-rub 'PO' of 'POSTAGE', and 'D' misplaced far to right. Cat.600+. 45.00
Ri:B1:5570
Ri:5570
9

BS29

85

LI

A VFU single in a PALE RED-BROWN shade (WORN plate), with four mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Cheadle '175' numeral. Blurs NE and SE, SE weak, and 'I' tilted E. Cat.40. 10.00
Ri:B1:4692
Ri:4692
8

BS29

85

QK

A VFU single, with four good-to-mostly LARGE even margins, cancelled with a Scots numeral, leaving most of the HEAD CLEAR within. Slight basal shift, top NW and SE weak, and letters misplaced left and low right. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5344
Ri:5344
8

BS29

86

JC

A VFU single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, neatly cancelled low right with a Manchester '498' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Blurs NW and SW, top NE and base of SE weak, and letters misplaced right. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:4321
Ri:4321
8

BS29

86

MD

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced far left and high right. Cat.30. 7.50
Ri:B1:5478
Ri:5478
8

BS29k

87

QK

A VFU+ single, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with an indistinct English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETIES: blurs in 'P' of 'POSTAGE' and by 'Q'; also lower W and SW recut. Cat.32+. 9.50
Ri:B1:5484
Ri:5484
8

BS30

91

AI-AJ

A G-FU HORIZONTAL PAIR, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins all round, but vertical crease along left frame-line of 'AJ', cancelled with London Inland '19' numerals. Both MISSING IMPRIMATURS, with CONSTANT VARIETY 'AJ': SE recut and blurred; also 'A's blind, 'I' misplaced low right, and 'J' tilted E. Cat.64+. 10.00
Ri:B1:5357
Ri:5357
8

BS30

91

BE

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a part English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE within. SW corner frame-lines extending S and W (slight), letter 'E' and SE corner blurred, and 'B' misplaced low. Cat.32. 9.50
Ri:B1:4723
Ri:4723
12

BS31

92

NG

A FU single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, in a RICH SCARCE BRIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade (approaching the RED-ORANGE shade of later issues), with four good-to-LARGE even margins, but small thinned area at SW corner, lightly cancelled with a Saffron Walden '669' numeral. Lower W recut, blur SE, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.250+. 50.00
Ri:B1:5366
Ri:5366
8

BS31

93

IJ

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-mostly LARGE margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Blur SE, SW corner frame-line extending W, NE ext N (slight) and skewed, and letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'I' tilted E. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:5555
Ri:5555
8

BS31

94

DE

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced right and low right, with the 'E' tilted W. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:5370
Ri:5370
8

BS31

94

EG

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-mostly LARGE margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an ?English Provincial? numeral. Blur SE, NW corner frame-line extending W, SW ext S, and letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'E' tilted W. Cat.40. 10.00
Ri:B1:4469
Ri:4469
8

BS31

94

ID

A VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, but somewhat messily cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left and right respectively, with the 'D' tilted E. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:4974
Ri:4974
8

BS31

94

II

Ex Geoffrey MASON, a VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with a Hurst Green '428' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.40. 10.00
Ri:B1:5372
Ri:5372
8

BS31

94

OB

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled centre right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:3576
Ri:3576
8

BS31

94

TL

A VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four VERY LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, with NE corner frame-line extending N, NW ext W, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.40. 8.50
Ri:B1:5736
Ri:5736
8

BS31,B1xb

95

OC

A SUPERB USED single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a VERY SCARCE LONDON DISTRICT '41' numeral in BLUE (Parmenter RARITY 'F' - 'RARE'). SW corner frame-line extending S, and letters misplaced low. EXCEPTIONAL EXHIBITION QUALITY... Cat.250+. New!

100.00

Ri:B1:5376
Ri:5376
8

BS31

95

OH

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled low with an English Provincial numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. NW corner frame-line extending W, NE ext NE, and letters misplaced left, with the 'H' tilted E. Cat.40. 10.00
Ri:B1:5404
Ri:5404
8

BS31

96

IA

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an IRISH numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE within. NW corner frame-line extending W (slight), SW ext SW, and letters misplaced right and low right, with the 'A' blind. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:4722
Ri:4722
12

BS31

96

KH

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, in a SCARCE PALE ORANGE-BROWN shade (approaching the YELLOW-BROWN shade of later issues), with four good-to-LARGE even margins, neatly cancelled with an incomplete English Provincial numeral. NE corner frame-line extending E, NW ext NW, and letters misplaced low right, with the 'K' tilted E, and the 'H' tilted W with extended serif. Cat.250+. 60.00
Ri:B1:5403
Ri:5403
8

BS31

96

NC

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an indistinct English Provincial numeral. SE frame-line recut and extending S (slight), and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.40. 10.00
Ri:B1:5377
Ri:5377
8

BS31

96

NF

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-HUGE margins, lightly cancelled with a London District '53' numeral. Lower W recut, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.40. 11.50
Ri:B1:5405
Ri:5405
8

BS31

96

OF

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: dot outside NE; also lower W recut, SW corner frame-line extending W, SE ext S, NE recut, skewed and ext E, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.40+. 12.50
Ri:B1:4623
Ri:4623
8

BS31

97

GG

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a LONDON DISTRICT '56' numeral of a smaller size and type than the two listed/illustrated by Parmenter. NW corner frame-lines extending N and W, NE ext N, SE ext E, and E 'G' misplaced low. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:5640
Ri:5640
8

BS31

97

GJ

A VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE-to-HUGE margins, cancelled with a London Inland '5' numeral. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.35. 9.50
Ri:B1:5407
Ri:5407
8

BS31

97

MD

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with a smudged English Provincial numeral. Lower W recut, NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left and right respectively, with the 'M' tilted W. Cat.35. 9.50
Ri:B1:4960
Ri:4960
8

BS31

98

LD

Ex Geoffrey MASON, a VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with a Manchester '498' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, lower W recut, and letters misplaced low and high. Cat.35. 9.50
Ri:B1:5412
Ri:5412
8

BS31

98

QJ

A VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four clear(NE)-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a Hull '383' numeral. Cat.35. 9.50
Ri:B1:4462
Ri:4462
8

BS31

98

RD

A VFU+ single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a smudged English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, SE ext S (slight), and 'D' misplaced right, tilted E, and with extended serif. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:2271
Ri:2271
8

BS31

98

SF

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE margins, cancelled with a Norwich '575' numeral. NW and SW corner frame-lines extending W, and letters misplaced low. Cat.35. 7.50
Ri:B1:4580
Ri:4580
8

BS31

99

GF

A VFU single from this most DIFFICULT of the 'ARCHER' plates, with four well-clear(SW)-to-mostly HUGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE corner frame-line extending S, and letters misplaced low. Cat.45. 11.50
Ri:B1:4564
Ri:4564
8

BS31

99

GL

A VFU single from this most DIFFICULT of the 'ARCHER' plates, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a Halifax '330' numeral. 'L' misplaced low left. Cat.45. 11.50
Ri:B1:4962
Ri:4962
8

BS31

101

FJ

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an indistinct English Provincial numeral. SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'F' tilted E. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:5542
Ri:5542
8

BS31xb

101

KB

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral in BLUE (believed to be '670' ST AUSTELL). Letters misplaced left and low respectively. Cat.250. 65.00
Ri:B1:3878
Ri:3878
8

BS31

101

QC

A VFU single from this 'ARCHER' plate, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a smudged English Provincial numeral. 'C' misplaced low right. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:5606
Ri:5606
8a

BS32

102

BK

A good SCARCE UNUSED single on VERY BLUE paper, with three good-to-LARGE margins, but close-to-trimmed E and no gum. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing letters misplaced right and low right, and tilted W and E respectively. Cat.700. 65.00
Ri:B1:5420
Ri:5420
8

BS32

102

JD

A VFU+ single, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, lower W recut, and letters misplaced right. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:5605
Ri:5605
12

BS32

102

SB

A VFU single in a FINE SCARCE ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good even margins, cancelled with a Maldon '494' numeral. SW corner frame-line extending S (slight), and letters misplaced low. Cat.275. 65.00
Ri:B1:4333
Ri:4333
12

BS32

105

ID

A VFU single in a FINE SCARCE LIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, neatly cancelled with a Bristol '134' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, NE ext N, SE recut and skewed down and outwards, and 'D' misplaced right and tilted W. Cat.275+. 65.00
Ri:B1:5630
Ri:5630
8

BS32

107

IH

A FU+ single from this RARE plate, with four clear-to-good margins, cancelled with an Epsom '280' numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: marks SE. Also SE recut, SW corner frame-line extending W, and 'H' misplaced low left. Cat.525+. 120.00
Ri:B1:5631
Ri:5631
8

BS32

107

JF

A FU+ single from this RARE plate, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, but corner stain SE, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NE corner frame-line extending E, and letters misplaced low, with the 'J' tilted W. Cat.525. 120.00
Ri:B1:5435
Ri:5435
8

BS32

108

JD

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, with four good-to-mostly LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Lower W recut, NE and SE corner frame-lines extending E, SE also ext S, and letters misplaced low and right respectively, with a blur in the 'J'. Cat.42. 12.50
Ri:B1:5434
Ri:5434
8

BS32

108

NL

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with an indistinct smudge of an ?English Provincial numeral. NE and SE corner frame-lines extending E (both slight), and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.42. 12.50
Ri:B1:5440
Ri:5440
12

BS32

111

MK

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a LOVELY SCARCE LIGHT BRIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good even margins, lightly cancelled with a Bath '53' numeral. 'M' tilted W with extended serifs, and 'K' misplaced low right. Cat.275+. 65.00
Ri:B1:5746
Ri:5746
8

BS32d

116

ML

A VFU single, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, but somewhat robustly cancelled with a Falmouth '290' numeral. Nice clear 'P' FLAW, NE corner frame-line extending E, and letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.55. New!

12.50

Ri:B1:4346
Ri:4346
8

BS32

118

PK

A VFU single, with four close-but-clear(centre E)-to-mostly LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line extending NW, NE ext N, SE recut and ext E, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:5199
Ri:5199
8

BS32

120

BK

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. E FRAME-LINE RECUT, NE corner frame-line extending N, SE ext S, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.42. 10.00
Ri:B1:5200
Ri:5200
8

BS32

121

JC

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins (cut SE corner not affecting design), cancelled with a London Inland '15' numeral. NW and SW corner frame-lines extending W. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:5650
Ri:5650
8

BS32

121

KB

A FINE SCARCE MOUNTED MINT single, in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, with four clear(NW)-to-LARGE margins, with much ORIGINAL GUM. Some tone spots. SE recut and skewed, and letters misplaced low right, the 'K' with extended serif, and the 'B' tilted W. Cat.600. New!

125.00

Ri:B1:5201
Ri:5201
8

BS32

122

HF

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '11' numeral. NE corner frame-line extending E, SE ext S (faint), E recut (light), and letters misplaced low right. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:4357
Ri:4357
8

BS32

122

MA

A VFU+ single, with four LARGE-to-HUGE margins, lightly cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. SE corner frame-line extending S, and letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'M' tilted W. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:5205
Ri:5205
12

BS32

123

HF

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a FINE SCARCE BRIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled low right with a Bradford '107' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.275. 85.00
Ri:B1:4085
Ri:4085
8

BS32,B1l

123

PC

A VFU single, with four LARGE margins, cancelled with a smudged English Provincial numeral. Tone spots on reverse do not affect the front. Printed on SCARCE LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER. Letters misplaced low, with the 'P' blind. Cat.275. 55.00
C:Ri:1391
C:1391
8l
*

BS32

124

BJ

A VFU single, with four well-clear(E)-to-HUGE margins, on small envelope Mid Calder to Edinburgh on 14 June 1852, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Scots Mid Calder '255' numeral. Printed on SCARCE THICKER LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER, the strong lavender tint showing clearly within the Queen's profile and around the base of the bust. SE corner framer-line extending S, blur W/NW, and 'B' misplaced low right with extended serifs. Cat.275++ (for UNPLATED stamp OFF COVER). 85.00
Ri:B1:4084
Ri:4084
8

BS32,B1l

124

JA-JB

A good-to-VFU SCARCE HORIZONTAL PAIR, with good-to-LARGE margins all around, except at top left where just trimmed, cancelled with Birmingham '75' numerals. In STATE 2 after the inclusion of the MARGINAL ORNAMENT IN A CIRCLE, visible at SW corner. Printed on SCARCE LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER. 'JA': SW corner frame-line extending W, and SE ext E; 'JB': NW and SW corner frame-lines extending W. Both 'A' and 'B' misplaced low right. Cat.550+. 85.00
Ri:B1:3940
Ri:3940
8

BS32,B1l

124

NB

A VFU+ single, with four LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an ?English Provincial numeral. Printed on SCARCE LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER. NW corner frame-line extending NW, SW ext W, SE ext S, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.275. 60.00
Ri:B1:4638
Ri:4638
8

BS32

125

OI

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with a Birmingham '75' numeral. Letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:3514
Ri:3514
8

BS32

127

FE

A VF apparently UNUSED single, with four good-to-LARGE margins, but no gum. SW corner frame-line extending S, SE ext E, and letters misplaced low right, with the 'F' tilted E with extended serif. Cat.600. 65.00
Ri:B1:5213
Ri:5213
8

BS32

127

NB

A VFU+ single, with four good-to-HUGE margins, cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving greatly CLEAR PROFILE. NW corner frame-line extending W, top NE and NW, and lower E recut, and letters misplaced low. Cat.35. 10.00
Ri:B1:5216
Ri:5216
8

BS32

127

NC

A VFU single, with four good-to-mostly HUGE margins, cancelled with a London Inland '41' numeral. W margin blurred, NW corner frame-line extending W, and 'C' misplaced low left. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:4227
Ri:4227
12

BS32

127

RC-RF

A G-VFU RARE STRIP OF FOUR in a FINE light ORANGE-BROWN shade, with close-but-just-clear(centre S)-to-mostly HUGE margins all round, cancelled with neat London Inland '19' numerals. (Green mark on 'RE' appears to be a deposit of sealing wax, and NOT a green cancel.) 'R's with extended top serifs, and letters variously misplaced. Cat.1000+. 250.00
Ri:B1:5219
Ri:5219
8

BS32

128

IB

A VFU single, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with a neat Oxford '603' numeral. E wholly recut, SE corner frame-line extending S and E, and 'B' misplaced low right. Cat.35. 8.50
Ri:B1:5218
Ri:5218
12

BS32

128

NB

A VFU+ single, in a FINE SCARCE BRIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE even margins, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Top NW and top NE recut and extending E, upper E recut, and 'B' with extended serif. Cat.275. 85.00
Ri:B1:3936
Ri:3936
8

BS32,B1l

128

NL

A FU+ single, with four well-clear(SE)-to-HUGE margins, rather firmly cancelled with a York '930' numeral. Printed on SCARCE LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.275. 50.00
Ri:B1:4083
Ri:4083
8

BS32,B1l

129

BH

A VFU+ single from this SCARCER plate, with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE margins, cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Printed on SCARCE LAVENDER-TINTED PAPER. NE corner frame-line extending E, SE ext S, and 'B' misplaced low right. Cat.275+. 65.00
Ri:B1:5223
Ri:5223
12

BS32

129

NG

A VFU+ single, in a FINE SCARCE BRIGHT ORANGE-BROWN shade, with four good-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a POOLE '624' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'). NW corner frame-line extending W, E recut, blur SE, and letters tilted E. Cat.275. 85.00

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