Sale 1270 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 December, 2022
Category — Great Britain - Surface Printed thru King George V
VERY FINE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1878 ONE-POUND BROWN LILAC.
With 2021 P.T.S. certificate. Scott $4,500.00. SG £4,500
EXTREMELY FINE. A LOVELY USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1882 5-SHILLING ROSE ON WHITE PAPER, ESPECIALLY RARE IN THIS CONDITION.
With 2021 P.T.S. certificate. Scott $5,000.00. SG £3,800
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE SOUND USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1883 10-SHILLING SLATE ON WHITE PAPER.
With 2021 P.T.S. certificate. Scott $4,750.00. SG £4,500
EXTREMELY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE 1882 ONE-POUND BROWN LILAC ON WHITE PAPER. RARELY ENCOUNTERED IN THIS CHOICE AND SOUND CONDITION.
With 1991 E. Diena certificate. Scott $9,250.00. SG £7,000
EXTREMELY FINE. A CHOICE USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1882 5-POUND ORANGE.
While the £5 Orange is a desirable stamp, it is not particularly rare. Those free of any faults (however minor), such as the example offered here, are condition rarities.
With 1971 Ferchenbauer certificate. Scott $5,000.00. SG £3,500
EXTREMELY FINE. A REMARKABLY RARE SOUND USED EXAMPLE OF THE 1884 10-SHILLING IN THE COBALT SHADE. EASILY ONE OF THE FINEST EXAMPLES WE HAVE ENCOUNTERED.
Wiseman's theory that this shade resulted from chemical treatment of the paper is conjectural. Without adequate studies, it is still debatable whether this shade is a chemical changeling or the result of different pigments used in printing. Specialists agree that this shade differs from Ultramarine and is truly rare.
With 2014 Hendon certificate. Scott $8,500.00. SG £8,250
FINE. A HANDSOME USED EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 1884 10-SHILLING ON BLUISH PAPER.
With 2021 Brandon certificate. Scott $8,500.00. SG £8,250