Sale 1270 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 December, 2022

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Category — Great Britain - Line Engraved thru Embossed

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2001
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2001, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2). Plate 3, lettered D-G, large to full margins all around, deep color, red Maltese Cross cancel, Very Fine, Scott $500.00, SG £500

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E. 200-300
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2002
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2002, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2). Plate 4, lettered D-B, mostly large to full margins all around, strong impression, Very Fine, with 2003 R.P.S. certificate, Scott $400.00, SG £400

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E. 200-300
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2003
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Sale 1270, Lot 2003, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 1p Black (1; SG 2). Plate 1b, lettered T-D, uncommonly large margins all around, rich color and sharp impression, tied by light red Maltese Cross on 1840 cover to Portarlington, Ireland, red boxed backstamp (Sept 24, 1840), Extremely Fine stamp, Scott $750.00, SG £750

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E. 400-500
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2004
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2004, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 2p Blue (2; SG 4; SG Specialised DS7). Plate 2, lettered A-H, large to full margins, deep rich color and a strong impression, neat Maltese cross cancel, Very Fine, with 2021 Brandon certificate, Scott $1,100.00, SG £1,000

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E. 300-400
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2005
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2005, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 2p Blue (2; SG 5). Plate 1, lettered F-A, large to ample margins, rich color, neat red Maltese cross cancel, Very Fine, with 1990 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $950.00, SG £975

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E. 200-300
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2006
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2006, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 2p Blue (2; SG 6). Plate 1, horizontal pair, lettered D-I to D-J, the right stamp (D-J) is the scarce State 1 (without re-entry), large margins all around, tied to piece by red Maltese Cross cancels, bright color and fine impression, Very Fine and handsome, D-J is the only position that comes in two states, with Stanley Gibbons noting State 1 is much the rarer of the two, SG as two singles £4,475

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E. 1,500-2,000
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2007
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2007, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 2p Blue (2; SG 6). Plate 2, horizontal strip of three, lettered P-G to P-I, large to ample margins, beautiful rich color and deeply etched impression, red Maltese Cross cancels, Very Fine, Scott $3,250.00, SG £3,500 (as a single and pair)

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E. 750-1,000
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2008
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2008, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1840, 2p Deep Blue (2b; SG 4; SG Specialised D57). Plate 2, lettered T-C, large to full margins, proof-like color and impression, black Maltese Cross cancel, Very Fine, Scott $1,200.00, SG £1,400

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E. 300-400
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2009
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2009, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1841, 2p Pale Blue (4a; SG 13). Plate 3, horizontal strip of six, lettered H-G to H-L, position H-K showing doubling of "H", mostly large margins including a substantial sheet margin at right, fresh color, cancelled by barred oval "316" of Lurgan, Ireland (Chappell/Jones rarity rating "D"), H-I with crease at bottom, otherwise Very Fine, catalogue values just as singles, Scott $660.00, SG £750

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E. 300-400
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2010
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2010, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1841, 2p Deep Full Blue (4b; SG 15; SG Specialised E1(3)ui). Plate 3, lettered P-D, large to ample margins on each side, rich color, clear strike of distinctive York Maltese cross cancel, Very Fine and quite rare, with 2011 R.P.S. certificate, SG Specialised £2,500

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E. 300-400
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2011
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2011, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1851, 2p Violet Blue on Thicker, Lavender Tinted Paper (4 var; SG 15aa; SG Specialised ES16). Plate 4, lettered J-K, large to full margins, bold color and a sharp impression, neat "383" barred numeral cancel, Very Fine and scarce, with 1981 R.P.S. certificate, SG £1,500

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E. 300-400
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2012
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2012, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1850, 1p Red Brown, Perf 16 Henry Archer Trial Perforation (SG 16b; SG Specialised CE2). Plate 97, lettered G-I, uncommonly well-centered for this issue, fresh color, light numeral cancel, Very Fine and choice, SG £550

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E. 200-300
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2013
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2013, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1847, 1sh Pale Green, Embossed (5; SG 54). Die 2, Large to huge margins, which are quite remarkable in this issue, which was generally spaces narrowly and unevenly, numeral "2" oval grid cancel, tiny corner crease, still Extremely Fine, Scott $1,000.00, SG £1,100

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E. 300-400
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2014
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2014, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1854, 1sh Green, Embossed (5a; SG 55). Die 2, large to ample margins, neat "466" numeral cancel, Very Fine, with 2021 Brandon certificate, Scott $950.00, SG £1,000

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E. 200-300
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2015
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2015, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1854, 6p Red Violet, Embossed (7; SG 60). Large to ample margins, deep rich color and strong embossing, clear "368" numeral cancel of Hobbs Point, Pembrokshire, Very Fine, with 2002 B.P.A. certificate, Scott $1,000.00, SG £1,000

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E. 300-400
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2016
 
Sale 1270, Lot 2016, Great Britain - Line Engraved thru EmbossedGREAT BRITAIN, 1854, 6p Purple, Embossed, Watermark Inverted and Reversed (7e; SG 60Wk). Large margins, strong color and embossing, light numeral cancel, Very Fine and quite scarce, with 2021 Brandon certificate, Scott $1,000.00, SG £1,000

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E. 300-400
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