Sale 1259 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 21-23 June, 2022
Category — Great Britain and Offices Abroad
VERY FINE. AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE EXAMPLE OF THE 1969 4-PENCE WITH GOLD (QUEEN'S HEAD) OMITTED. ONLY AROUND FIVE ARE THOUGHT TO EXIST.
A major Great Britain modern error rarity. SG £7,500
VERY FINE AND UNIQUE HAND-DRAWN UNADOPTED ESSAYS BY ANDREW RESTALL FOR THE 1981 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE DISABLED ISSUE.
Drawn and prepared by Andrew Restall who was an accomplished artist credited with designing numerous Great Britain postage stamps from 1964-1983. The issue was ultimately designed by J. Gibbs (Scott 937-940; SG 1147-1150).
With 2004 Sismondo certificate
VERY FINE. AN IMPRESSIVE IMPERFORATE MULTIPLE OF THE 1991 22-PENCE KING CHARLES SPANIEL. ONLY AROUND 15 PAIRS ARE THOUGHT TO EXIST.
SG £8,400 as three pairs
VERY FINE. A RARE AND HANDSOME 1874 BRITISH AND FRENCH POST OFFICES ABROAD COVER FROM BEIRUT VIA ALEXANDRIA TO FRANCE.
Signed A. Diena. Ex Peter Stone