Sale 770 — The V.P. Manwood Collection of New South Wales

Sale Date — Wednesday, 8 November, 1995

Category — 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
4175°
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Sale 770, Lot 4175, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Positions 1-2/13, L-shaped block of three with left sheet margin, full original gum, thickened and crackled in places, causing some toning on face, attractive Lilac shade, fine impression, small tear in top left stamp, slight creasing in right stamp

THE ONLY RECORDED UNUSED MULTIPLE FROM PLATE III.

Ex Lye and Hutson. SG value for three singles is £6,750

E. 10,000-15,000
6,000
4176°
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Sale 770, Lot 4176, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Unused, large even margins, partially rebacked over thinning, Extremely Fine appearance, Scott Retail $1,400.00

2,250
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4177°
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Sale 770, Lot 4177, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Fan with 6 Segments, Pl. III (SG 30b; Sc. 6a). Original gum, large margins, Extremely Fine, with 1968 B.P.A. certificate, listed but unpriced in Stanley Gibbons

E. 1,500-2,000
1,700
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4178°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4178, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 1, large even margins, deep shade, "48" oval grid (Tarcutta), Extremely Fine Gem, Scott Retail $175.00

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4179°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4179, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 9, large even margins, "64" oval grid (West Maitland), Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
140
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4180°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4180, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 22, large even margins, oval grid, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4181°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4181, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 11, full even margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4182°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4182, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 14, full margins, "55" oval grid (Newcastle), Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4183°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4183, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 2, full margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4184°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4184, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 3, full to large margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4185°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4185, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 4, ample to large margins, "6" oval grid (St. Mary's), Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4186°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4186, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 18, ample to full margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4187°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4187, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 21, large even margins, beautiful color and impression, oval grid, Extremely Fine Gem, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4188°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4188, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 13, large even margins, deep shade and fine impression, oval grid, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4189°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4189, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 6, large even margins, oval grid, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4190°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4190, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 23, large margins, "64" oval grid (West Maitland), Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4191°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4191, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 8, large even margins, oval grid, small toned spot, otherwise Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
125
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4192°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4192, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 5, ample to large margins, brownish "5" oval grid (Gosford), Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
135
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4193°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4193, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 16, ample to large margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4194°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4194, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 17, ample to large margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

160
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4195°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4195, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 24, ample to large margins, oval grid, faint internal crease, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail $175.00

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4196°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4196, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, No Whip, Pl. III (SG 30a; Sc. 6c). Pos. 19, full to large margins, oval grid, Very Fine, Scott Retail $250.00

250
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4197°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4197, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, No Whip, Pl. III (SG 30a; Sc. 6c). Pos. 15, three large margins, close at bottom, oval grid, Fine, Scott Retail $250.00

250
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4198°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4198, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Fan with 6 Segments, Pl. III (SG 30b; Sc. 6a). Pos. 20, ample to large margins, "35" oval grid (Goulburn) and ms., Very Fine, Scott Retail $300.00

375
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4199°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4199, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Double Lines on Bale, Pl. III (SG 30c; Sc. 6b). Pos. 12, large even margins, oval grid, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $250.00

225
170
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4200°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4200, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Double Lines on Bale, Pl. III (SG 30c; Sc. 6b). Pos. 10, large even margins, oval grid, slight bend, still Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $250.00

225
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4201°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4201, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Double Lines on Bale, Pl. III (SG 30c; Sc. 6b). Pos. 7, full to large margins, attractive shade, "48" oval grid (Tarcutta), Very Fine, Scott Retail $250.00

225
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4202°
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Sale 770, Lot 4202, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Positions 1-2/13-14, block of four, full to large margins, oval grids, slight bend in bottom pair

EXTREMELY FINE AND THE ONLY RECORDED USED BLOCK FROM PLATE III.

Ex Hutson

E. 10,000-15,000
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4203°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4203, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Lilac Blue, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Positions 3-6, horizontal strip of four, large even margins, rich color and fine impression, "35" oval grids (Goulburn)

A SUPERB AND UNIQUE USED MULTIPLE OF THE RARE LILAC BLUE SHADE FROM PLATE III IN AN EARLY STATE.

Ex Caspary, Burrus and Boker (1981, realized £11,500)

E. 10,000-15,000
7,000
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4204°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4204, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 12/24, vertical pair, top stamp Double Lines on Bale (SG 30c), large margins, "51" oval grids (Deniliquin) and vivid red Sydney ship-letter crown circle, faint trace of small crease mentioned in Caspary sale description but not apparent to us, Extremely Fine Gem pair, ex Caspary

320
800
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4205°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4205, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 1/13, vertical pair, full to large margins, Extremely Fine and choice

320
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4206°
 
Sale 770, Lot 4206, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 11-12, horizontal pair, large even margins, oval grid, minor scissors cut between stamps, Extremely Fine, Scott Retail $350.00+

320
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4207°
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Sale 770, Lot 4207, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Ultramarine, Pl. III (SG 29; Sc. 6). Pos. 9, large margins, deep shade, used with 1850, 3p Emerald Green (SG 41; Sc. 9a), full to large margins, rich color, tied by "89" oval grid on folded cover (without side flaps) to Paris, France, backstamped with "KEMPSEY/NEW S.WALES" dateless crown oval, bold strike, Armidale oval datestamp also on back, red "PAID SHIP LETTER*SYDNEY*MY 13/1851" crown oval handstamp, red British transit backstamp, red Calais transit cds on face, Paris receiving backstamp, ms. "8" crossed out and re-rated "30" (decimes) due on arrival

A BEAUTIFUL SHIP-LETTER FRANKING WITH THE KEMPSEY CROWN OVAL PRE-STAMP MARKING USED DURING THE ADHESIVE PERIOD - A GREAT RARITY IN ITS OWN RIGHT.

Ex Caspary

E. 10,000-15,000
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4208°
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Sale 770, Lot 4208, 1850 2-Pence Sydney View Issue - Plate III1850, 2p Deep Blue, Pl. III (SG 30; Sc. 6). Pos. 1/13, vertical pair, large to huge margins, used with 1850, 1p Reddish Rose, Pl. I (SG 3; Sc. 1), large margins to just touched, rich color, tied by "48" oval grids (Tarcutta) on bluish folded cover to Perth, Scotland, "Tarcutta New S. Wales Jy 14, 1851" oval datestamp on back, also backstamped at Gundagai and Sydney, red "PAID SHIP LETTER*SYDNEY*JY 18, 1851" crown circle datestamp also ties pair, ms. "8" (pence) due on arrival, Perth receiving backstamp

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE SHIP-LETTER RATE WITH AN UNUSUAL FRANKING.

The more usual franking for the 5p ship-letter rate was one 3p and one 2p stamp.

E. 6,000-8,000
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