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12 Selected Lots, Page 1 of 2

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2019-03-19
The Dimitris Bertsimas Collection of Important Great Britain Stamps and Multiples
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Sale Number 1198, Lot Number 3066, De La Rue High ValuesGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (SG Specialised J126; SG 129; Scott 75), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (SG Specialised J126; SG 129; Scott 75)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (SG Specialised J126; SG 129; Scott 75). Plate 1, lettered G-D, original gum, lightly hinged, impressive centering with wide margins, deep rich shade on bright paper

VERY FINE. AN EXCEPTIONALLY CHOICE ORIGINAL-GUM EXAMPLE OF THE ICONIC AND RARE 1878 ONE-POUND BROWN LILAC. EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST AMONG THE MINUTE NUMBER THAT EXIST IN SOUND ORIGINAL-GUM CONDITION.

This is a key stamp for even the most advanced Great Britain collection and in condition that would satisfy the most fastidious collector.

Ex Baillie. With 1987 B.P.A. certificate. SG £90,000. Scott $90,000.00.

E. 40,000-50,000
32,500
Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2017-11-15
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1170, Lot Number 4018, Great BritainGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Plate 1, lettered E-H, perfectly struck "PO Glasgow OC 21 81" circular datestamp, strong color, minute paper wrinkle, otherwise Very Fine, SG £4,500

4,500
1,100
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2017-04-25
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1152, Lot Number 33, Great Britain - 1847 Embossed Issue thru Queen Victoria IssuesGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Plate 1, lettered A-F, rich color, Glasgow circular datestamp and "0676" handstamp, Very Fine, SG £4,500

4,500
850
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2017-04-25
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1152, Lot Number 34, Great Britain - 1847 Embossed Issue thru Queen Victoria IssuesGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Plate 1, lettered G-H, well-centered, neat circular datestamp and red crayon "X", Very Fine

4,500
600
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2016-11-16
Worldwide Stamps and Covers, Featuring The Weinberg Inventory
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3027, Great Britain - Victoria IssuesGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Excellent centering, well-struck "Greenock AP 24 82" circular datestamp, strong color, single short perf at top of little consequence, Very Fine, SG £4,500

4,500
1,900
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2015-05-19
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1098, Lot Number 215, Great BritainGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Gracechurch St. 2.9.82 registered oval datestamp, fairly fresh and strong color despite the certificate noting "colour a little washed", Very Fine appearance, with 2010 B.P.A. certificate, SG £4,500

4,500
1,400
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2010-04-28
General Foreign Stamps and Covers, U.S. Postal History
 
Sale Number 987, Lot Number 2018, Great BritainGREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)GREAT BRITAIN, 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). Neat strike of "Gracechurch 2 SP 81" oval handstamp, centered slightly to left but with three wide and balanced margins

VERY FINE. A SCARCE AND DESIRABLE SOUND USED EXAMPLE OF THE £1 QUEEN VICTORIA WITH MALTESE CROSS WATERMARK.

A very presentable copy. This rarity catalogues SG £80,000 as an unused stamp. SG £4,000

4,000
1,300
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
2003-02-28
Foreign Stamps and Covers
 
Sale Number 858, Lot Number 3298, Foreign Stamps (Great Britain)1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129), 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129)1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129). Bold grid cancel, Fine, scarce in sound used condition, SG £1,700

1,750
575
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
1999-03-23
U.S. and Foreign Stamps and Covers
 
Sale Number 808, Lot Number 1047, Great Britain 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129), 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129)1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75; SG 129). sharp Glasgow Jun 1 1882 cds, Very Fine, SG £1,600

1,250
1,050
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
Great Britain
Great Britain
1996-05-22
The Passano Collection of British Commonwealth
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Sale Number 778, Lot Number 511, Great Britain1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129), 1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129)1878, £1 Brown Lilac (75, SG 129). Pretty color, o.g., h.r., horizontal crease and some toning spots mostly on reverse, otherwise Fine, extremely scarce unused, SG £24,000

27,500
5,250
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