Sturminster Stamps
SPECIALIST IN FINE GREAT BRITAIN LINE-ENGRAVED
 

Home About Stamps Covers Fairs Ordering Help

GREAT BRITAIN QUEEN VICTORIA
1850-55 1d Reds Perf Die I SG16b, 17-18, 22 (Spec. C1-C2, inc. Archers Spec CE2)

Key: available; sold; temporarily unavailable; on ebay

For the most UP-TO-DATE version of this page, REFRESH NOW!

And if you've 'bookmarked' this page, don't forget to return to the HOME PAGE to catch up on the LATEST NEWS...

To see a larger picture, click on the thumbnail...

Item No. SG/Spec Plate/Letters Description Price Key
SG16b, SPEC.CE2 'ARCHER' EXPERIMENTAL PERFORATIONS (Die I Alph I, Small Crown, Perf.16) AND OTHER FORMS OF SEPARATION (OFFICIAL OR OTHERWISE)
RP:CE2:12539
RP:12539
16b

CE2

93

JH

A FU+ RARE ARCHER PERF from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred slightly low right, and with a faint corner bend SE, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a London District '74' duplex. SW corner frame-line extending W (very faint), and 'H' misplaced low right. Cat.700. New!

250.00

RP:CE2:12538
RP:12538
16b

CE2

96

LL

A GU+ RARE ARCHER PERF, centred a whisker high (good for these), but with creases and perf faults, cancelled with a London Inland numeral. Letters misplaced low and low left. Cat.625. New!

125.00

RP:CE2:12537
RP:12537
16b

CE2

98

EE

A FU RARE ARCHER PERF, off-centre high left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE corner frame-line extending E (slight), and E 'E' blurred and tilted W. Cat.625. New!

195.00

C:CE2:1388
C:1388
16b
*

CE2

98

LC

A FU RARE 'ARCHER' PERF, off-centre left, but with FULL PERFS, on Sheffield local mourning envelope of 11 May 1854, lightly cancelled with a Sheffield '700' numeral. Letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'L' tilted W. Cat.2100. 475.00
C:CE2:1526
C:1526
16b
*

CE2

99

TG

A VFU RARE 'ARCHER' PERF, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but faint corner crease SE, on London local entire of 23 February 1854, cancelled with a London Inland '8' numeral. Letters misplaced high left and low right. Cat.2100. New!

525.00

RP:CE2:12518
RP:12518
16b

CE2

100

MJ

A SUPERB USED RARE ARCHER PERF from this slightly SCARCER plate, PERFECTLY CENTRED (RARE for these), with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled centre right with a London Inland numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. CONSTANT VARIETY: mark SW; also NE corner frame-line extending E, and 'M' misplaced low left, and tilted W with extended serif. RARE so fine... Cat.650++. New!

325.00

Ri:B2:5653
Ri:5653
8

B2(var)

134

LG

A FU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, with four clear-to-mostly LARGE margins, cancelled with a LYMINGTON '485' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'D' - 'DIFFICULT'). Curiously apparently subject of a large part PRIVATE ROULETTE (slightly variable, but generally about 11, and some trimmed lower right). Letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.45++. New!

25.00

SG17-18, SPEC.C1 (Die I Alph II, Small Crown, Perf.16)
RP:C1:12371
RP:12371
17

C1o,ya

155

EF

A FU+ single from this SCARCER plate, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a 'CROSS' (Edinburgh) SCOTS LOCAL. In the SCARCE STATE 3 (determined by Scott Treacey), showing top NW weak, and E/NE recut. Letters misplaced low and left respectively. Cat.150. 35.00  

RP:C1:11464
RP:11464
17

C1o

155

HG

A FU+ single from this SCARCER plate, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Scots numeral. In the SCARCE STATE 3 (determined by Paul Witham), showing thinned check-letters, and a heavy blur E. Also NE recut, and letters misplaced low and left respectively. Cat.150. 35.00  

RP:C1:11466
RP:11466
17

C1o

155

TK

A GU+ single from this SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED, but with a rounded perf SW, cancelled with a Gosport '320' numeral. In the SCARCE STATE 3 (determined by Paul Witham), showing both check-letters thinned. SW corner frame-line extending W (faint), and 'T' misplaced left. Cat.150. 20.00  

RP:C1:11467
RP:11467
17

C1n

155

TL

A GU+ single from this SCARCER plate, in a Red-brown shade with a YELLOWISH tint, centred slightly right, with FULL PERFS, but thin SW, cancelled with a smudged English Provincial numeral. In the SCARCE STATE 2 (determined by Paul Witham), showing a thinned 'L'. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing N recut, and letters misplaced left and low right. Cat.85. 12.50  

RP:B2:C1:10881
RP:10881
8/18

B2/C1(2)

157

BG

A VFU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four good-to-LARGE margins, cancelled with a Yarm '926' numeral, and the C1 in a FINE YELLOW-BROWN shade, centred a whisker high right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced very high left, and low left, with the 'B' tilted E. Cat.220+. 55.00
RP:B2:C1:11469
RP:11469
8/17

B2/C1

157

BJ

A VFU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a Sidmouth '712' numeral, and the C1 centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Bradford '107' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. Blur SW, the 'B' with a weak crossbar, and the 'J' misplaced left. Cat.220+. 55.00
RP:B2:C1:11470
RP:11470
8/17

B2/C1

157

DD

A VFU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four good-to-VERY LARGE margins, neatly cancelled with a London District '73' duplex, and the C1 centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a Manchester '498' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. The C1 is VERY WORN, and also shows an IVORY HEAD UNUSUAL on these later issues. Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.220+. 55.00
Ri:C1:12555
RP:12555
17

C1

157

DG

A VFU+ single from this SCARCE plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a low central smudge of an ?English Provincial numeral, leaving most of the HEAD CLEAR. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.170. New!

50.00

Ri:B2:C1:4844
Ri:4844
11/17

B2(2)/C1

157

DJ

A SUPERB USED/FU+ RARE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf in a lovely light bright example of the RARE LAKE-RED shade, with four VERY LARGE even margins, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, the C1 off-centre right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an Exeter '285' numeral. NE recut and skewed slightly upwards, SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.970+. 300.00
RP:C1:11588
RP:11588
17

C1

157

GH

A VFU single from this SCARCE plate, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving slender but COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. CONSTANT VARIETY: mark SE. Also NE corner frame-line extending E, and 'G' misplaced low right. Cat.170+. 45.00  

RP:C1:11788
RP:11788
17

C1

157

JK

A FU single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line extending N, and 'K' misplaced left. Cat.170. 40.00  

RP:C1:10806
RP:10806
17

C1

157

NL

A FU single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '22' numeral. In a WORN state of the plate, with the 'N' misplaced left. Cat.170. 30.00  

RP:B2:C1:11503
RP:11503
8/17

B2/C1

157

QA

A FU/FU+ SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four close-to-good margins, cancelled low left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD, and the C1 centred somewhat left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NE corner frame-line extending E, 'G' misplaced low left, and the 'A' tilted W. Cat.220+. 50.00
Ri:C1:12550
RP:12550
17

C1

157

QK

A VFU single from this SCARCE plate, in a YELLOWISH shade (WORN plate), centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '15' numeral. NW Flaw, and letters misplaced low left and low, the 'K' with extended serif. Cat.170. New!

40.00

Ri:B2:C1:5599
Ri:5599
8/17

B2/C1

162

BD

A VFU/GU+ MATCHED PAIR, the imperf with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a Scots numeral, and the C1 reasonably well-centred for these, with FULL PERFS, but diagonal crease, cancelled with a Sunderland '761' numeral. SW recut and skewed, and letters misplaced low. Cat.100+. New!

18.50

Ri:B2:C1:5234
Ri:5234
8/17

B2/C1

162

BG

A FU/VFU MATCHED PAIR, the imperf with four good-to-mostly LARGE margins, but small thin, cancelled with an Exeter '285' numeral, and the C1 WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Heavy blur W, and 'B' tilted E. Cat.100. 22.50
Ri:B2:C1:4846
Ri:4846
8/17

B2/C1

162

CK

A VFU/FU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR, the imperf with four good-to-LARGE margins, cancelled with a Cirencester '204' numeral, and the C1 centred slightly high right, with FULL PERFS, but faint vertical crease, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled at base with a fragment of an ?English Provincial? numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Blur lower W, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.100. 22.50
Ri:B2:C1:5235
Ri:5235
8/17

B2/C1

162

ED

A VFU+/FU MATCHED PAIR, the imperf with four LARGE-to-VERY LARGE margins, lightly cancelled centre right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE, and the C1 centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS, but diagonal crease, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE corner frame-lines extending E and S, and the letters misplaced low and low left, with the 'E' sloping downwards to the right. Cat.100. 25.00
RP:C1:12620
RP:12620
17

C1

162

IB

A VFU single from this SCARCER plate, in a very WORN state of the plate, centred slightly left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled high left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. 'I' misplaced low. Cat.50. New!

12.50

RP:C1:7396
RP:7396
17

C1

162

IE

A VERY FINE RARE UNUSED single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS (no gum). Letters misplaced low right. Cat.300+. 65.00  

RP:C1:11507
RP:11507
17

C1

163

BD

A FU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: marks NE, and 'D' misplaced low. In the VERY SCARCE STATE 2 (det. Paul Witham), showing E frame-line recut. Cat.250+. 65.00  

RP:B2:C1:10878
RP:10878
8/17

B2/C1

163

BI

A FU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this VERY SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four good-to-LARGE margins, rather heavily cancelled with a Liverpool '466' numeral, and the C1 off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London Inland '8' numeral. The imperf is in STATE 1 before repair, with a worn left frame-line and side networks, but the C1 is in the RARE STATE II, showing strengthened side frame-lines and compressed side networks. Cat.300++. 125.00
RP:C1:11789
RP:11789
17

C1(5)

163

BJ

A FU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, in the RARE ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly low right, but with FULL PERFS, messily cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'B' tilted slightly E, and 'J' misplaced low. Cat.375+ (for the rare shade on a cheapest plate). 125.00  

RP:C1:10807
RP:10807
17

C1

163

EA

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, reasonably WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London District '77' numeral. Upper E weak, and letters misplaced low right, with the base of both weak. Cat.250. 65.00  

RP:B2:C1:10879
RP:10879
8/17

B2/C1

163

EJ

A FU/VFU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this VERY SCARCE C1 plate, the imperf with four clear(W)-to-VERY LARGE margins, but corner crease NW, lightly cancelled with a Scots numeral, and the C1 centred a whisker left, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE and SW corner frame-lines extending S (slight), and the letters misplaced low to ther centre, with the 'J' tilted E. Cat.300. 85.00
RP:C1:11697
RP:11697
17

C1

163

HA

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred high left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. In a VERY WORN state of the plate, with SE corner frame-lines extending E and S (both slight), E margin blurred, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.250+. 65.00  

RP:C1:11524
RP:11524
17

C1

163

NH

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred a whisker low right, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Gateshead '309' numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.250. 65.00  

RP:C1:11591
RP:11591
17

C1

163

QC

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Ramsgate '634' numeral. SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.250. 65.00  

RP:C1:11508
RP:11508
17

C1

163

TG

A GU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre high, with slight surface scuff NE, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a ?London Inland? numeral. In the VERY SCARCE STATE 2 (det. Paul Witham), showing TRL E, E frame-line firm, and letters thinned. Cat.250+. 45.00  

RP:C1:12622
RP:12622
17

C1

164

BF

A VFU single, centred a whisker low right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '22' numeral. Blur NW, and letters misplaced low left and left, with the 'B' tilted E. Cat.40. New!

10.00

RP:C1:12623
RP:12623
17

C1

164

PB

A VFU single, centred somewhat high, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left, with the 'P' blind, and 'B' sloping low right. Cat.40 . New!

10.00

RP:C1:12621
RP:12621
17

C1

164

QL

A VFU single in a very WORN state of the plate, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a LIVERPOOL SPOON. NW corner frame-line extending W and blurred, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.40+. New!

10.00

Ri:C1:12557
RP:12557
17

C1

164

SG

A SUPERB USED single, VERY WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving virtually all of the STAMP CLEAR. WORN PLATE, in the SCARCE and RECENTLY DISCOVERED STATE 2, showing TRL E, and base-line slightly doubled. Letters misplaced low and low left. Cat.40++. New!

20.00

RP:C1:11790
RP:11790
17

C1

165

BE

A VFU+ single from this RARE PLATE, centred a little low, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled low right with a London Inland numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Base of 'B' weak, and 'E' misplaced right. Cat.700. 225.00  

RP:B2:C1:10521
RP:10521
8/17

B2/C1

165

EH

A VFU MATCHED PAIR from this RARE C1 plate, the imperf with four clear-to-LARGE margins, and the C1 reasonably WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled respectively with a London District '74' duplex, and a London Inland '6' numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low, the 'H' with extended serif. Cat.750+. 225.00  

RP:C1:11698
RP:11698
17

C1

165

HH

A VFU single from this RARE plate, centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. Letters misplaced low right. Cat.700. 175.00  

C:C1:1335
C:1335
17
*

C1

165

TI

1854 1d Red-brown, a FU single from this VERY RARE C1 PLATE, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, on empty wrapper London to Hull on 1 April 1854 (an EARLY USE), cancelled (and just tied at left) with a London Inland '17' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, and 'T' misplaced far to the left. Cat.700++ (off cover). 250.00
Ri:B2:C1:5611
Ri:5611
8/17

B2/C1

166

GA

A FU+/VFU MATCHED PAIR, the B2 ex FOLKARD, with four well-clear(NW)-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, and the C1 centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, both cancelled with English Provincial numerals (the C1 VERY LIGHT). Letters misplaced low left and low, with the 'A' blind. Cat.85+. New!

22.50

RP:C1:12624
RP:12624
17

C1

166

BB

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled high left with an English Provincial numeral. Blur W, and letters misplaced low left and sloping low right. Cat.35. New!

8.50

RP:C1:12300
RP:12300
17

C1

166

OD

A VFU single, in a somewhat WORN state, centred slightly high right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '26' numeral. 'D' misplaced low left. Cat.35. 8.50
RP:C1:12625
RP:12625
17

C1

166

TI

A SUPERB USED single, PERFECTLY CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Birmingham '75' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX, leaving greatly CLEAR HEAD within. NE corner frame-line extending E, SW ext W, and misplaced left. Cat.35. New!

11.50

RP:C1:12301
RP:12301
17

C1

167

AD

A VFU+ single, UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a MANCHESTER SPOON (Type A). A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, 'A' blind, and 'D' misplaced low left and tilted E. Cat.35+. 11.50
Ri:B2:C1:5239
Ri:5239
8/17

B2/C1

167

BF

A VFU/FU MATCHED PAIR, the imperf with four good-to-LARGE even margins, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, and the C1 WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but weak corner perf SE, cancelled with a Cheadle (Staffs) '175' numeral. 'B' tilted E, and 'F' misplaced low left. Cat.90+. 20.00
RP:C1:11593
RP:11593
17

C1

167

DB

A VFU single, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled at left with a Scots numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. W margin narrow, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.35. 8.50
RP:C1:12626
RP:12626
17

C1

167

HD

A VFU single, centred a little low, with FULL PERFS, cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Blur upper W, and 'D' misplaced low left. Cat.35. New!

8.50

RP:C1:11592
RP:11592
17

C1

167

OD

A FU+ single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but corner crease NW, cancelled with an English SPOON. Letters misplaced low, the 'D' with extended serif. Cat.35. 7.50
RP:C1:10819
RP:10819
17

C1

167

TG

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. WORN plate. NE corner frame-line extending E. Cat.35. 8.50  

Ri:B2:C1:5602
Ri:5602
8/17

B2/C1

169

AI

A GU+/FU MATCHED PAIR, both ex WITHAM, the imperf with three good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, but close-to-touched W and creased, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, and the C1 centred slightly high right, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a London Inland '24' numeral. Heavy blur W, and 'A' blind and misplaced low right. Cat.100+. New!

12.50

Ri:B2:C1:5603
Ri:5603
8/17

B2/C1

169

BB

A GU+/VFU+ MATCHED PAIR, both ex WITHAM, the imperf with two VERY LARGE margins, but close-to-touched S and NE, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, and the C1 WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Scots numeral, leaving the HEAD ALMOST COMPLETELY CLEAR. Blur NW, and letters misplaced low left and tilted E. Cat.100+. New!

22.50

Ri:B2:C1:5601
Ri:5601
8/17

B2/C1

169

CE

A VFU/GU+ MATCHED PAIR, the imperf (ex WITHAM) with four good-to-mostly VERY LARGE margins, cancelled with a Tadcaster '772' numeral, and the C1 (ex STATHAM) off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Keighley '110' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low and low left. Cat.100+. New!

20.00

RP:C1:12627
RP:12627
17

C1

169

IC

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred slightly high, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled top right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Letters misplaced low right. Cat.45. New!

12.50

RP:C1:12628
RP:12628
17

C1

169

MC

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred a whisker high right, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a London District '72' duplex. Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.45. New!

11.50

RP:C1:12630
RP:12630
17

C1

169

MF

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, rather heavily cancelled with a Scots numeral (probably '131' Edinburgh), leaving slender CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low right and tilted E. Cat.45. New!

11.50

RP:C1:12629
RP:12629
17

C1

169

OG

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, VERY WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.45. New!

13.50

RP:C1:12302
RP:12302
17

C1

169

QF

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred a whisker high right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a York '930' numeral. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.45. 12.50
RP:C1:12631
RP:12631
17

C1

169

RF

A SUPERB USED single from this slightly SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London District '73' duplex. E/NE recut and skewed, and 'F' misplaced low. Cat.45. New!

15.00

RP:C1:11489
RP:11489

MW CERT
17

C1

170

DE

A GU+ single from this VERY RARE plate, nicely centred, but with perfs missing at NE and SW corners, cancelled with a London Inland numeral. Lower W blurred, and letters misplaced low to centre. Mike Williams Certificate. Cat.1250. 95.00
RP:C1:11699
RP:11699

MW CERT
17

C1

170

GC

A VFU single from this VERY RARE plate, centred somewhat left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled low with a Scots numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low left and low right. Mike Williams Certificate, on which he notes: 'Used with very tiny pinprick, which is probably natural'. I have discussed this with Mike, who states that this is not a pinhole, merely a natural paper flaw which has the appearance of a 'pinprick'. It should be noted that it does not go right through the paper, but is merely a minute thin spot. Cat.1250. 325.00
RP:C1:11700
RP:11700

MW CERT
17

C1

170

NI

A GU+ single from this VERY RARE plate, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, but horizontal crease through 'POSTAGE', cancelled with a Birmingham '75' numeral. Letters misplaced low left. Mike Williams Certificate. Cat.1250. 175.00
Ri:B2:C1:5241
Ri:5241
8/17

B2/C1

171

BJ

A FU+ SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCER B2 plate, the imperf with four close-but-clear(NE & NW)-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled low right with a London Inland '29' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE, and the C1 off-centred high right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an indistinct English Provincial numeral. SE corner frame-line extending E, and letters misplaced low and low left, the 'J' with top serif skewed. Cat.95+. 20.00
Ri:B2:C1:4854
Ri:4854
8/17

B2/C1

171

DF

A FU/VFU SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCER B2 plate, the imperf with four close-but-clear(S)-to-LARGE margins, lightly cancelled with a LOUTH '477' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'), and the C1 centred slightly high, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland numeral. Upper W blurred, and letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.95+. 22.50
RP:C1:12632
RP:12632
17

C1

171

ID

A SUPERB USED single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled upper left with English Provincial numerals, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. NW Flaw, and 'D' misplaced low left. Cat.40. New!

13.50

RP:C1:12633
RP:12633
17

C1

171

QK

A VFU single, centred somewhat high left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. Letters misplaced low left, with the tail of the 'Q"' blurred. Cat.40. New!

10.00

RP:C1:9761
RP:9761
17

C1

172

DI

A VFU single, centred somewhat high right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low with a London Inland '41' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. 'D' misplaced very low left respectively, and the W of SW skewed and extending S. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:10067
RP:10067
17

C1

172

EB

A VFU single, VERY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS (extreme tips trimmed at right), cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low left and left, with the 'E' tilted E. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12635
RP:12635
17

C1

172

GC

A FU single, off-centre high, but with FULL PERFS, rather heavily cancelled with a London Inland '43' numeral. Small 'G', and letters misplaced low. Cat.38. New!

7.50

RP:C1:10403
RP:10403
17

C1

172

JH

A VFU single in a vibrant Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. Letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:9595
RP:9595
17

C1

172

LA

A FU+ single, off-centre high left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. SE corner frame-line extending below, and letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'A' blind. Cat.38. 7.50  

RP:C1:12634
RP:12634
17

C1

172

RJ

A VFU single, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a SCARCE LONDON INLAND '38' LATE FEE duplex. Letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.38+. New!

11.50

Ri:C1:12562
RP:12562
17

C1(4)

173

CL

A VFU single in a soft example of the RARE PLUM shade, centred somewhat low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. In STATE 2, with head and background strong. NE corner frame-line extending N, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.950+. New!

225.00

Ri:C1:12565
RP:12565
17

C1

173

OH

A VFU single, centred a whisker high, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London District '74' duplex. WORN plate, in STATE 2, with letters slightly thinned. Letters misplaced low right and low, the 'H' with extended serif. Cat.38+. New!

15.00

RP:C1:12305
RP:12305
17

C1

174

GC

Ex Paul WITHAM, a VFU single, centred somewhat high left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low and low right. Cat.40. 10.00
RP:C1:10071
RP:10071
17

C1

174

HG

A VFU single in a PALE shade (WORN plate), centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '16' numeral. Blur SW, and letters misplaced low. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:12637
RP:12637
17

C1

175

CD

A FU single, centred somewhat low, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an indistinct London Inland '23' numeral. NE recut, and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.40. New!

7.50

RP:C1:12636
RP:12636
17

C1

175

QH

A VFU single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. NE corner frame-line extending E, lower E recut, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.40. New!

10.00

RP:C1:9756
RP:9756
17

C1

175

TH

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a London Inland '29' numeral. Weak top line over 'E' of 'POSTAGE', and 'H' misplaced low left. Cat.40. 10.00  

Ri:C1:12567
RP:12567
17

C1

176

BH

A FU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but faint horizontal crease, cancelled high right with a Scots numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. In STATE 2, with 'B' recut, and head and background lines strong. Blurs E and W, SW corner frame-line extending SW, and 'H' misplaced low. Cat.38+. New!

8.50

Ri:C1:12568
RP:12568
17

C1

176

ED-EE

A VFU HORIZONTAL PAIR, centred slightly low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled Edinburgh '131' numerals. WORN plate, in STATE 2, with 'D' recut, and head and background lines strong. Letters misplaced to centre. Cat.76+. New!

30.00

Ri:C1:12563
RP:12563
17

C1

176

MG

A FU single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled high with a part London Inland numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE within. In STATE 2, with letters recut, right network compressed, and head and background lines strong. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.38+. New!

15.00

RP:C1:10814
RP:10814
17

C1(5)

176

PF

A VFU+ single in a FINE DEEP example of the VERY SCARCE ORANGE-RED shade, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. In STATE 2, showing compressed networks, and letters recut. 'P' blind and misplaced right and tilted E, with the E of SW concave. Cat.375+. 125.00  

RP:C1:9565
RP:9565
17

C1

176

RD

A FINE UNUSED single, off-centre high, with FULL PERFS, but NO GUM. A fine FRESH example in the SCARCE STATE 1 before the repair in April 1854. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.300+. 60.00  

Ri:C1:12566
RP:12566
17

C1

176

RF

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Warrington '847' numeral. In STATE 2, with 'R' recut, and head and background lines strong. Letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.38+. New!

15.00

Ri:C1:12564
RP:12564
17

C1

176

SA

A FU+ single, off-centre high, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat OLDHAM '591' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'E' - 'SCARCE'). An EXTREMELY WORN state of the plate, in STATE 2, with letters noticeably thinned - arguably one of the last impressions of the plate before it was taken from press. Letters misplaced low, with the 'A' tilted E. Cat.38++. New!

16.50

Ri:C1:12638
RP:12638
17

C1(3)

176

TI

A VFU single in a DEEP BRICK-RED shade, centred slightly high, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Durham '267' numeral. In STATE 2, VERY WORN, with letters thinned (misplaced low left). CONSTANT VARIETY: mark SW. Cat.50+. New!

18.50

RP:C1:12248
RP:12248
17

C1

177

AH

A VFU+ single, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, and SHORT 'A' ROW STAMP, with the letters misplaced low and low left, with the 'A' blind. NOTE: Fisher-Brown data for this unit is missing from Volume V, so included here for the information of F/B aficionadi: 11+ 4- 2+ c5- (alternative base-line for 'd' measurement), ABl. Cat.38+. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:12247
RP:12247
17

C1

177

DA

A FU+ single, centred slightly high left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '43' numeral. Letters misplaced low right and right, with the 'A' blind and tilted W. Cat.38. New!

8.50

 

Ri:C1:12639
RP:12639
17

C1(3)

177

FF

A VFU single in a BRICK-RED shade, centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '16' numeral. Letters misplaced low left. Cat.50. New!

12.50

RP:C1:10822
RP:10822
17

C1

177

LB

A VFU single in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred a whisker left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. E margin narrow, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:10823
RP:10823
17

C1

178

CA

A VFU+ single, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled centre right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. NE corner frame-line extending E, and letters misplaced low. Cat.38. 11.50  

RP:C1:12641
RP:12641
17

C1

178

CK

A VFU single, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral (probably a PLYMOUTH SPOON). Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.38. New!

9.50

 

RP:C1:12233
RP:12233
17

C1

178

FH

A VFU single, centred a whisker high, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an Abingdon '3' numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: vertical scratch SE (faint); also blur upper W, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.38. 10.00  

RP:C1:12640
RP:12640
17

C1

178

QH

A VFU single, centred slightly high left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE recut and skewed, and letters misplaced low left and left, the 'H' with extended serifs. Cat.38. New!

9.50

 

RP:C1:10077
RP:10077
17

C1

179

IG

A VFU single, centred a whisker high right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a LIVERPOOL SPOON. NW corner frame-line extending N (slight), W weak, and 'G' misplaced low and tilted E. Cat.38+. 10.00  

RP:C1:10825
RP:10825
17

C1

180

CC

A VFU+ single in a BRIGHT shade approaching BRICK-RED, centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled low right with a London Inland '27' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Blur SW, and frame-line extending slightly W, and W 'C' misplaced low right. Cat.38. 11.50  

RP:C1:12642
RP:12642
17

C1

180

DE

A SUPERB USED single, VERY WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY FAINTLY cancelled with an ?English? numeral. NW corner frame-line extending N, blur SW, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.38. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:9597
RP:9597
17

C1

180

EB

A VFU single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London District '72' duplex. Letters misplaced low left and left, with the 'E' tilted W. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12643
RP:12643
17

C1

180

HD

A VFU+ single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low and low right, with the 'H' sloping downwards to the right. Cat.38. New!

11.50

 

RP:C1:10075
RP:10075
17

C1

180

IE

A VFU single, centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Blurs E, and 'I' misplaced right. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:9199
RP:9199
17

C1

180

LC

A VFU single, centred a whisker low right, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. W margin narrow, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.38. 7.50  

Ri:C1:12556
RP:12556
18

C1(2)

180

OB

A FU+ single in the SCARCER YELLOW-BROWN shade, off-centre high left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an indistinct English Provincial numeral. 'O' misplaced low right. Cat.50. New!

11.50

RP:C1:12235
RP:12235
17

C1

181

BG

A FU+ single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but corner crease NW, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing a MINUTE 'G' (similar to that on Plates 5 and 6 of Die II), and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.38. 7.50  

RP:C1:11082
RP:11082
17

C1

181

CH

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral (probably part of a BRISTOL SPOON). Upper E recut, and letters misplaced right. Cat.38. 10.00  

RP:C1:11085
RP:11085
17

C1

181

CI

A VFU single in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a neat Manchester '498' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. 'C' misplaced low. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12119
RP:12119
17

C1(3)

181

KH

A VFU single in a nice example of the BRICK-RED shade, off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London District '72' duplex. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.50. 12.50  

RP:C1:10478
RP:10478
17

C1(3)

181

PC

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a FU+ single in the SCARCER BRICK-RED shade, off-centre high right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a WELSH BARMOUTH '221' numeral. 'P' blind, and 'C' misplaced low. Cat.50+. 11.50  

RP:C1:10869
RP:10869
17

C1

182

AC

A VFU single, centred a whisker high left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Scots Stirling '308' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR and SHORT STAMP, with letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.40. 10.00  

Ri:C1:12548
RP:12548
17

C1

182

AL

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a London District '72' duplex. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing MISSING PERF PINS VARIETY 4, STATE 4 (L(Marg)5,8,10,14-18 - Simpson & Sargent pp.226-7). Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.40++. New!

15.00

RP:C1:9577
RP:9577
17

C1

182

CF

A VFU single, centred somewhat high, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a SCARCE ISLE OF MAN '407' numeral (Parmenter Rarity 'F' - 'RARE'). Letters misplaced low and low right. Cat.40+. 15.00  

RP:C1:9579
RP:9579
17

C1

182

DK

A VFU single, centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Kingsbridge (Devon) '418' numeral. Blur SW, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.40. 10.00  

Ri:C1:12561
RP:12561
17

C1(3)

182

FI-FJ

A VFU HORIZONTAL PAIR in a SCARCER BRICK-RED shade, centred slightly right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with London Inland '4' numerals. CONSTANT VARIETY: blur round 'I'; letters misplaced generally low, the 'I' with extended serif. Cat.100+. New!

25.00

Ri:C1:12644
RP:12644
18

C1(2)

182

GE

A VFU single in a SUPERB example of the SCARCER YELLOW-BROWN shade, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a LIVERPOOL SPOON. NW weak, blur SW, and letters misplaced low. Cat.50+. New!

13.50

Ri:C1:12551
RP:12551
17

C1(5)

182

OD

A VFU single in a VERY SCARCE DEEP ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly high, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Bristol '134' numeral. SE corner frame-line extending S (very marked), and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.375. New!

95.00

RP:C1:7343
RP:7343
17

C1

182

OJ

From the the stock of the late Donald Forbes-Smith, a VFU single, centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Bristol '134' numeral. NW recut, and letters misplaced left. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:11083
RP:11083
17

C1

182

PK

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. 'P' blind and misplaced left. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:10828
RP:10828
17

C1

183

DF

A VFU single, centred a whisker low, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. 'D' misplaced low left and tilted E. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:10082
RP:10082
17

C1

183

FK

A VFU single, centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an unidentifiable SCOTS LOCAL. Upper E recut, and 'F' tilted E. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:10894
RP:10894
17

C1

183

HK

A VFU single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an Edinburgh Inland '131' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing letters misplaced right and low right. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:9602
RP:9602
17

C1

183

IB

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW corner frame-line blurred and extending slightly W, 'I' misplaced left and tilted W, and 'B' misplaced low, and tilted E, with top loop blurred. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:12238
RP:12238
17

C1

183

IL

A FU+ single, off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low right with a London Inland '12' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing 'L' misplaced very high right. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:12645
RP:12645
17

C1

183

KJ

A VFU single, centred a whisker low right, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral, leaving virtually COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.40. New!

10.00

 

RP:C1:10520
RP:10520
17

C1

184

CE

A VFU single, centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '10' numeral. NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.40. 10.00  

Ri:C1:12552
RP:12552
17

C1(5)

186

QI

A FU single in an ATTRACTIVE and VERY SCARCE LIGHT ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly high, and with FULL PERFS, but tiny thin at extreme top centre, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a SCARCE ST. AUSTELL '670' numeral in BLUE. E recut, and letters misplaced low right, with the 'I' tilted E. A SCARCE COMBINATION of shade and cancellation... Cat.375+. New!

75.00

RP:C1:12242
RP:12242
17

C1

186

TB

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred somewhat left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London District '76' numeral (Parmenter RARITY 'D' - 'DIFFICULT'). NE corner frame-line extending N (slight), and 'B' misplaced low left. Cat.50+. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:12646
RP:12646
17

C1

186

TD

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a WORN state of the plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. 'D' misplaced low left. Cat.50. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:10107
RP:10107
17

C1

188

TE

Ex the stock of Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London District '77' numeral. NW Flaw, and 'E' misplaced low left. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12230
RP:12230
17

C1

188

TJ

A VFU single, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a Liverpool '466' numeral (probably a SPOON). Blurs W, and letters misplaced left and low respectively, with the 'J' tilted E. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12244
RP:12244
17

C1

189

CD

A FU+ single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, somewhat messily cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: a patch of marked wear inside SW corner (rather curiously present on the imprimatur). Letters misplaced low left and left. Cat.40+. 9.50  

RP:C1:10896
RP:10896
17

C1

189

HL

A VFU single, centred slightly low right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '20' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing cross-bar of 'H' weak, and 'L' misplaced low right. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:10112
RP:10112
17

C1

190

EB

Ex the stock of Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat Plymouth '620' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. CONSTANT VARIETY: mark in 'B'; also SE corner frame-line extending S (slight), and letters misplaced low left. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:12243
RP:12243
17

C1

190

IB

A VFU single, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Scots numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: mark in top loop of 'B'; also letters misplaced right and low left respectively. Cat.40+. 11.50  

RP:C1:8589
RP:8589
17

C1(5)

190

PI

A VFU single in the RARE ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly high, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland numeral. Blur W, 'P' blind, and letters misplaced to centre. Cat.375+. 85.00  

RP:C1:12241
RP:12241
17

C1

192

EH

A VFU+ single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat London Inland '19' numeral. E RECUT, and letters misplaced low and low right. Cat.40. 11.50  

RP:C1:10852
RP:10852
17

C1(5)

192

EL

A VFU single in a FINE example of the VERY SCARCE ORANGE-RED shade, centred somewhat low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a neat Weymouth '873' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. Blur W, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.375+. 95.00  

RP:C1:6303
RP:6303
17

C1

192

TC

A VF UNUSED single, in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, reasonably WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, but no gum. Blur SW, and 'C' misplaced low left. Cat.300. 65.00  

RP:C1:8587
RP:8587
17

C1

193

ED

A FINE SCARCE MOUNTED MINT single, off-centre left, but with FULL PERFS and some gum. DOUBLE LETTER 'D', NE corner frame-line extending E, SE ext S, marks SE, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.300+. 55.00  

RP:C1:7960
RP:7960
17

C1

193

MB

A VFU single, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Scots numeral. NE corner frameline extending E, and 'M' misplaced left. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:12648
RP:12648
17

C1

194

GE

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a SCARCE SHAFTESBURY (Dorset) '698' numeral (Parmenter RARITY 'E' - 'SCARCE'). Blurs upper W, NE corner frame-line extending N, and letters misplaced low, with the 'G' defective (weak at bottom). Cat.38+. New!

10.00

 

RP:C1:12254
RP:12254
17

C1(5)

194

KH

A VFU single in a nice example of the RARE ORANGE-RED shade, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a BIRMINGHAM SPOON. A most UNUSUAL LONG STAMP (more often found at the base of the sheet than in the middle), showing a short imperf area on either side at the base. Blurs W, and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.375+. 85.00  

RP:C1:7882
RP:7882
18(var)

C1(5)

194

PJ

From the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single in a FINE example of the RARE ORANGE-RED shade, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced left and low respectively. Cat.375+. 80.00  

RP:C1:7883
RP:7883
18(var)

C1(5)

194

SF

From the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single in a FINE example of the RARE ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an Alnwick '8' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR. NE corner frame-line extending E, lower E recut, letters misplaced low, and 'S' tilted W. Cat.375+. 85.00  

RP:C1:12251
RP:12251
17

C1(3)

195

CJ

A FU+ single, in a nice example of the BRICK-RED shade, off-centre low right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Scots numeral. Blur lower W, and 'J' misplaced low left. Cat.50. 11.50  

RP:C1:6296
RP:6296
17

C1(5)

195

DE

From the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH: A VFU single in a wonderful vibrant shade of the RARE ORANGE-RED, centred slightly left, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a Hull '383' numeral (probably a SPOON). SE corner frame-line extending S, E recut, and letters misplaced low right and low, the 'E' with extended serif. Cat.375+. 75.00  

RP:C1:12250
RP:12250
17

C1

195

EL

A VFU single, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial Scots numeral. E weak, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.40. 10.00  

RP:C1:10480
RP:10480
17

C1

195

KF

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a FU+ single in a strong Red-brown shade approaching the SCARCER BRICK-RED, off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Upper E recut, and 'F' misplaced low. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:12559
RP:12559
17

C1(3)

195

MD

A VFU single, in a BRICK-RED shade, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '27' numeral. NW Flaw, NE recut, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.50. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:12229
RP:12229
17

C1

195

MI

A FU+ single, off-centre high left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Glasgow '159' numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low, with the 'I' tilted slightly E. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:10481
RP:10481
17

C1(3)

195

NK

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a FU+ single in a nice example of the SCARCER BRICK-RED shade, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Mancheater '498' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. N of NE recut and blurred, NW corner frame-line extending N, and blurs lower W. Cat.50+. 11.50  

RP:C1:12649
RP:12649
17

C1

196

FI

A VFU single, centred slightly low, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a SCOTS LOCAL. NE and SE recut, and 'I' misplaced low left. Cat.38. New!

9.50

 

RP:C1:9599
RP:9599
17

C1

197

FL

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred somewhat low right, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low right with a small fragment of an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. 'F' misplaced right and tilted E, and 'L' tilted W. Cat.45. 13.50  

RP:C1:12650
RP:12650
17

C1

197

RC

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred somewhat high left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Scots numeral. Blur SE (faint), and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.45. New!

10.00

 

RP:C1:10857
RP:10857
17

C1

197

RD

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Upper and lower E recut, SE corner frame-line extending S, and letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.45. 8.50  

RP:C1:11506
RP:11506

MW CERT
17

C1

199

CK

A VFU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Norwich '575' numeral. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, NW Flaw, blur W, and 'C' misplaced low left. Mike Williams Certificate. Cat.280. 80.00
RP:C1:11792
RP:11792
17

C1

199

FH

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an indistinct ?English Provincial? numeral. 'F' blurred, and both letters misplaced low left. Cat.280. 75.00
RP:C1:11775
RP:11775
17

C1

199

II

A GU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred low left, and with a missing perf at SE corner, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. CONSTANT VARIETY: dot over NE star; also NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, NE corner frame-line extending N, blurs SE and SW, and W 'I' misplaced left. Cat.280+. 30.00
RP:C1:11491
RP:11491

MW CERT
17

C1

199

MH

A FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred slightly left, but with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a HULL SPOON. Violet ink mark on obverse. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, blurs SW and E, SE recut, and 'H' misplaced low left. Mike Williams Certificate. Cat.280. 65.00
RP:C1:12245
RP:12245
17

C1

199

SL

A FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre high right, with a corner crease SW, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing blurs W, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.280. 60.00  

RP:C1:9578
RP:9578
17

C1

200

DF

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a SCARCE LONDON INLAND '38' LATE FEE numeral. Upper E recut, blurs E & SW, and letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.50+. 13.50  

RP:C1:12560
RP:12560
17

C1

200

GC

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred slightly low, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled high left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. CONSTANT VARIETY: blur round 'C'; also blurs W, and letters misplaced low left and low, the 'G' with extended serif. Cat.50+. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:10858
RP:10858
17

C1

200

QH

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an IRISH numeral. NE and SE recut, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.50. 12.50  

RP:C1:9575
RP:9575
17

C1

200

TE

A VFU+ single, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled very high with an English Provincial numeral. leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Blurs E & W, and letters misplaced high and low. Cat.50. 13.50  

RP:C1:12225
RP:12225
17

C1(3)

201

LI

A SUPERB USED single from this SCARCER plate, in a FINE DEEP BRICK-RED shade, centred slightly left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, CHIN FLAW, blurs SE and SW, and letters misplaced low right. EXCEPTIONAL quality... Cat.55+. 22.50  

RP:C1:12446
RP:12446
17

C1(4)

202

DB

A FU single in the RARE PLUM shade , centred somewhat high, but with FULL PERFS, rather enthusiastically cancelled with a Scots numeral. Blurs E and W, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.950. 185.00  

RP:C1:12231
RP:12231
17

C1

202

EE

A FU+ single, off-centre high right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '23' numeral. Blurs W, and letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.40. 8.50  

RP:C1:12669
RP:12669
17

C1

204

FH

A VFU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an Ely '275' numeral. Blurs W and SE, and letters misplaced low right, with the 'H' tilted W. Cat.225. New!

65.00

 

RP:C1:10812
RP:10812
17

C1

204

GJ

A VFU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred a little high right, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Scots numeral. WORN plate, with letters misplaced low left. Cat.225. 60.00  

RP:C1:12547
RP:12547
17

C1yb

204

II

A SUPERB USED single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred a whisker right, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled centre right with a FINE SCARCE 'INNELLAN' SCOTS LOCAL in BLUE, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low and left respectively. SCARCE COMBINATION of plate and cancel... Cat.225++. New!

95.00

 

RP:C1:12558
RP:12558
17

C1(4)

204

KE

A FU single from this VERY SCARCE plate, in a nice example of the RARE PLUM shade , off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. Letters misplaced left and low left, with the 'K' tilted W. RARE COMBINATION of plate and shade. Cat.950+. New!

185.00

 

RP:C1:9601
RP:9601
17

C1

204

PE

A FU+ used single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Hereford '357' numeral. 'P' blind. Cat.225. 50.00  

RP:C1:11595
RP:11595
17

C1

204

QH

A FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Whitby '875' numeral. Blurs W, letters misplaced low left, the 'H' with extended serif. Cat.225. 50.00  

RP:C1:11596
RP:11596
17

C1

204

QI

A FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled low right with a Brighton '132' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.225. 50.00  

RP:C1:11597
RP:11597
17

C1

204

RJ

A FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate, off-centre right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland '12' numeral. Blurs W, and letters misplaced low left. Cat.225. 50.00  

RP:C1:9576
RP:9576
17

C1

R2

AL

A VFU single, centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Sunderland '761' numeral. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing blurs upper W, and letters misplaced low right. (NOTE: for Fisher/Brown aficionados, data is missing on 'AL' - I measure it at 12- 3+ 2+ 2+, BlurW.) Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12493
RP:12493
17

C1i

R2

BB

A VFU single, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, showing SCARCE DOUBLE PERFS in upper two-thirds on either side, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a London Inland numeral. SE corner frame-line extending S, and W 'B' with extended serif. Cat.200. 50.00  

RP:C1:11139
RP:11139
17

C1(5)

R2

CJ

A VFU single in the VERY SCARCE ORANGE-RED shade, centred slightly right, with FULL PERFS, lightly to left cancelled with a London District TWIN numeral, leaving much of the HEAD CLEAR. Letters misplaced low. Cat.375. 85.00  

RP:C1:12652
RP:12652
17

C1

R2

IE

A SUPERB USED single, centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS (some tips slightly 'nibbled' lower W), cancelled high right with a neat London Inland '13' numeral, leaving almost COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Letters misplaced low left, with the 'E' tilted W. Cat.38. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:11133
RP:11133
17

C1

R2

LC

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NE corner frame-line extending E, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.38. 9.50  

RP:C1:12653
RP:12653
17

C1

R2

MC

A VFU single in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred slightly high, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.38. New!

9.50

 

RP:C1:12651
RP:12651
17

C1

R2

OB

A VFU+ single, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Southampton '723' numeral. Letters misplaced low left and low right, with the 'B' tilted E. Cat.38. New!

10.00

 

RP:C1:10091
RP:10091
17

C1

R3

CH

A VFU+ single, centred a whisker high left, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a LIVERPOOL SPOON. SE corner frame-line extending E (slight), and letters misplaced low left, the 'H' with weak cross-bar and tilted E. Cat.40+. 11.50  

RP:C1:12554
RP:12554
17

C1(3)

R3

HH

A VFU single in a strong BRICK-RED shade, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. Blurs E, and E 'H' misplaced low right. Cat.50. New!

12.50

 

RP:C1:6304
RP:6304
18

C1(2)

R3

RJ

A VF UNUSED single, in a YELLOW-BROWN shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, centred a whisker low right, with FULL PERFS, but no gum. Very faint vertical crease. 'R' recut large, and 'J' tilted W. Cat.360+. 75.00  

RP:C1:10799
RP:10799
17

C1

R4

AL

A VF UNUSED single (no gum), centred slightly low right, with FULL PERFS. A MISSING IMPRIMATUR, showing MISSING PERF PIN VARIETY 10 in STATE 2, L5,6 (see Simpson & Sargent p.240), and letters misplaced low right and low, with the 'A' nearly blind. Cat.300+. 65.00  

RP:C1:11134
RP:11134
17

C1

R4

HH

Ex the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London Inland '27' numeral. Letters misplaced low right, the W 'H' with extended serifs. Cat.50. 12.50  

RP:C1:10864
RP:10864
17

C1

R4

JA

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a London Inland '4' numeral. NW Flaw, NW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low and tilted W. Cat.50. 12.50  

RP:C1:12252
RP:12252
17

C1

R4

MI

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, off-centre high right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled centre right with a London Inland '22' numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. 'M' misplaced low, and 'I' misplaced left and tilted W. Cat.50. 11.50  

RP:C1:11089
RP:11089
17

C1(5)

R4

PK

From the stock of the late Donald FORBES-SMITH, a VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a FINE example of the VERY SCARCE ORANGE-RED shade, WELL-CENTRED, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Scots numeral. Upper E recut and corner frame-line extending N, SE ext E, 'P' blurred, and 'K' misplaced low. Cat.375. 95.00  

RP:C1:12508
RP:12508
17

C1

R4

RH

A FU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a deepish shade approaching BRICK-RED, off-centre high, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled centre right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low right. Cat.50. New!

11.50

 

RP:C1:12228
RP:12228
17

C1

R5

DC

A SUPERB USED single, centred a whisker high, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a part English Provincial SIDEWAYS DUPLEX, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE within. Letters misplaced low to centre. Cat.40. 13.50  

SG22, SPEC.C2 (Die I Alph II, Small Crown, Perf.14) (with any matching C1s)
C:C2:1485
C:1485
22
*

C2

194

HB

1855 1d Red-brown, a FU+ single from this VERY SCARCE plate in the SCARCE Small Crown, Perf.14 issue, off-centre high, but with FULL PERFS, on a tiny empty envelope from Shirley (Southampton) via Southampton central office to Godalming, Surrey on 3 May 1855, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a Southampton '723' numeral (not tied but clearly belongs). Letters misplaced low right, with the 'B' tilted E. Cat.300++ (for single OFF COVER). New!

135.00

RP:C2:11793
RP:11793
22

C2

194

NB

A FU+ single from this SCARCE plate, centred low right, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a part indistinct English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low left, and 'N' tilted W. Cat.300. 65.00  

RP:C2:11855
RP:11855
22

C2

194

QE

A FU single from this SCARCE plate, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, but horizontal crease, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with a small part indistinct English Provincial numeral. Blur SW, 'Q' blind and misplaced low left, and the 'E' also misplaced low left, with the W frame-line of the SE corner slightly concave. Cat.300. 45.00  

C:C2:1359
C:1359
22
*

C2

194

RF

A FU single from this VERY SCARCE C2 plate, UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, on entire Cullompton to London on 23 February 1855, an EARLY USE, rather heavily cancelled with a Cullompton '214' numeral. Lower E recut, and letters misplaced low right. Cat.300++ (SG price for OFF-COVER). 125.00
C:C2:1360
C:1360
22
*

C2

196

SA

A FU single from this RARE C2 plate, off-centre left, but with FULL PERFS, on a small empty envelope Westgate (Lincs) to Bradford (Yorks) on 7 March 1855, an EARLY USE, with a WESTGATE UDC on the obverse, then VERY LIGHTLY cancelled on arrival in Bradford with a Bradford '107' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. UNUSUAL! Showing MISSING PERF PINS variety A13,14, Type 9 State 2. 'A' blind, and letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.400++ (SG price for OFF-COVER). 150.00
RP:C2:12542
RP:12542
22

C2

198

HD

A FU+ single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. NW Ray Flaws, and letters misplaced low right and low. Cat.300. New!

65.00

 

RP:C2:12541
RP:12541
22

C2

200

EC

A SUPERB USED single from this SCARCE plate, UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low right with a London Inland numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Blurs E, E lightly recut, and letters misplaced low. Cat.300. New!

125.00

 

RP:C2:12215
RP:12215
22

C2

200

LF

A VFU single from this SCARCE plate, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a London Inland numeral. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, NE corner frame-line extending E, mark SE, and letters misplaced low right and right. Cat.300. New!

75.00

 

RP:C2:11796
RP:11796
22

C2

201

BI

A FU single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an ?English Provincial? numeral. 'B' misplaced right, and 'I' tilted W. Cat.250. 50.00  

RP:C2:12214
RP:12214

MW CERT
22

C2

201

CB

A GU+ single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low left, with some short perfs at upper right, and a corner crease NW, cancelled with a London District '78' numeral. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, Chin Flaw, and letters misplaced low left and low. Mike Williams Certificate. Cat.250. New!

50.00

 

RP:C2:11795
RP:11795
22

C2

201

CG

A FU+ single from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low, but with FULL PERFS, somewhat heavily cancelled with a Ware '842' numeral. NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, NW Flaw, lower W recut and blurred, and blur upper E. Cat.250. 65.00  

RP:C1:C2:12514
RP:12514
17/22

C1/C2(3)

201

MJ

The C2 ex FOLKARD, a FU+ SCARCE MATCHED PAIR from this SCARCE C2 plate, the C2 in the SCARCER BRICK-RED shade, the C1 off-centre low right but with FULL PERFS, the C2 WELL-CENTRED but with short perfs at top left and centre bottom, cancelled respectively with London Inland '21' and '26' numerals, the latter Parmenter Rarity 'H' - 'VERY FEW EXIST'. CONSTANT VARIETY: (visible on C2) mark SW; also letters misplaced low left. SCARCE COMBINATION of plate, shade and cancellation... Cat.305++. New!

85.00

 

RP:C2:9545
RP:9545
22

C2

201

TD-TE

A G-FU VERY SCARCE HORIZONTAL PAIR from this SCARCE plate, off-centre low right, but with mostly FULL PERFS (one short NE of 'TE'), but faint horizontal crease, cancelled with a SCARCE LONDON INLAND '47' TWIN numeral. TE: NW 6 o'clock Ray Flaw, and upper W recut; blurs above NW on both. Cat.500+. 85.00  

RP:C2:12206
RP:12206
22

C2

202

EE

A VFU single, centred a whisker low left, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with a Huddersfield '387' numeral. Letters misplaced low. Cat.90. New!

22.50

 

RP:C2:11857
RP:11857
22

C2uc

202

GE

A GU+ single, WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, but minute central pinhole and 1.5mm tear above SE corner, cancelled with a DUBLIN SPOON in BRIGHT GREEN. Letters misplaced low left and low. Cat.450+. 50.00  

RP:C2:9747
RP:9747
22

C2

202

ID

A FU+ single, centred slightly low left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a London District '72' duplex. Letters misplaced low left and low right, the 'D' with extended serif. Cat.90. 18.50  

RP:C2:5316
RP:5316
22

C2

203

GA,GB,
HA,HB

A mostly FU set of four singles from this slightly SCARCER plate, which constitute in fact a REJOINED BLOCK OF FOUR, all off-centre low, with FULL PERFS (one or two minor perf faults), lightly cancelled with SCARCER HAY '347' numerals. Letters variously misplaced, and 'B' with extended serif on 'HB'. Cat.440+. 60.00  

RP:C2:12212
RP:12212
22

C2(5)

203

LB

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in the VERY SCARCE ORANGE-BROWN shade, centred slightly high left, with FULL PERFS, cancelled high left with an IRISH numeral. SE corner frame-lines recut and skewed outwards, with a break at the corner, and letters misplaced low to centre. NOTE: the apparent perf fault at the NW corner is in fact a folded-over long perf. Cat.450+. New!

125.00

 

RP:C2:9725
RP:9725
22

C2

203

MD

A FU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a Norwich '575' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. E frame-line strong, and 'M' tilted W. Cat.110. 25.00  

RP:C2:9722
RP:9722
22

C2

203

ME

A VFU single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred a whisker low, with FULL PERFS, neatly cancelled with a Manchester '498' SIDEWAYS DUPLEX. Heavy blur E, blur SE, and 'M' tilted W. Cat.110. 27.50  

RP:C2:12513
RP:12513
22

C2

203

MJ

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, in a Red-brown shade with a distinct ORANGE tint, UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with a smudged London District numeral. Blur W, marks NE, and letters misplaced left. Cat.110. New!

30.00

 

RP:C2:12372
RP:12372
22

C2

204

CG

A VFU+ single from this slightly SCARCER plate, centred slightly high, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR HEAD. Blur lower W, and letters misplaced low and low left. Cat.110. New!

32.50

 

RP:C2:12374
RP:12374
22

C2

R1

CI

A VFU+ single, centred slightly high right, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled centre right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving COMPLETE CLEAR PROFILE. Letters misplaced low right and left respectively. Cat.90. New!

27.50

 

RP:C2:12373
RP:12373
22

C2

R1

IE

A VFU single, centred a whisker high left, with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled low left with an English Provincial numeral, leaving most of the HEAD CLEAR. Letters misplaced right and low respectively. Cat.90. New!

22.50

 

RP:C2:12375
RP:12375
22

C2(2)

R2

ND

A VFU single in the YELLOW-BROWN shade (rather SCARCER than SG's price would suggest!), UNUSUALLY WELL-CENTRED for these, with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. SE corner frame-line extending S, and letters misplaced low left, the 'N' with extended serif. Cat.90+. New!

22.50

 

RP:C2:11771
RP:11771
22

C2

R2

TJ-TK

A FU SCARCE HORIZONTAL PAIR, off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with VERY SCARCE HEDON (Yorks) '385' numerals (Parmenter RARITY 'F' - 'RARE'). 'TK': NE corner frame-line extending E, and 'K' with extended serif. Letters misplaced left, low, left and left respectively. Cat.180+. 35.00  

RP:C2:12487
RP:12487
22

C2

R3

HJ

A VFU single, centred a whisker high right, with FULL PERFS, lightly cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low left, the 'H' with extended serif, and the 'J' tilted W. Cat.90. New!

22.50

 

RP:C2:12515
RP:12515
22

C2

R3

MJ

A FU+ single, off-centre low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with an English Provincial numeral. Letters misplaced low. Cat.90. New!

20.00

 

RP:C2:12545
RP:12545
22

C2

R5

GI

A FU single, WELL-CENTRED for these, with one pulled perf centre N, rather firmly cancelled with an Edinburgh '131' numeral. Blurs W (faint), and letters misplaced low left and low right, the 'I' with extended serifs. Cat.90. New!

18.00

 

RP:C2:12540
RP:12540
22

C2

R5

OG-OH

A VFU SCARCE HORIZONTAL PAIR, centred somewhat low left, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled with Edinburgh '131' numerals. Letters misplaced low right. Cat.180+. New!

45.00

 

RP:C2:12546
RP:12546
22

C2

R5

TJ

A VFU single, centred slightly low left, but with FULL PERFS, VERY LIGHTLY cancelled with an Ashburton '29' numeral. NE corner frame-line extending N (slight), and letters misplaced left and low left. Cat.90. New!

22.50

 

RP:C2:12543
RP:12543
22

C2

R6

QE

A FU single, off-centre high, but with FULL PERFS, cancelled high right with an English Provincial numeral, leaving slender CLEAR PROFILE. SW corner frame-line extending W, and letters misplaced low left and low right. Cat.90. New!

18.50

 

All material is offered subject unsold. E&OE

eBay
Current eBay Material
Member PTS GBPS

home about contact stamps covers fairs ordering help

Copyright 2015 [Sturminster Stamps]. All rights reserved.
All information is subject to change without notice.
Web site design and hosting by Wayne Robbins