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3504
1884 QV £1 black progressive DIE PROOF, w/o cnr letters, imperf, on white glazed card, with "17 SEP 83" & "AFTER HARDENING" inscription. Superb fresh UN as made. SG Spec K16(p) cat £4250, SG 185(p) normal cat £32,000. Important specialist item. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$3000
3505
1884 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 crowns. VFU appearance, sl imperfections, single cds. SG 185 cat £4200 inc SG specified +50% premium for lightly used. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
3506
1884 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 crowns. FU, "Royal Exchange 5 AP 86" cds & 2, plus s/l pmk. SG 185 cat £2800. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
3507
1887-90 GOVT PARCELS opt QV 9d dull purple & blue, variety "open top to S". Superb fresh MLH. SG O67(var), Spec L28c cat £550. 2010 RPSL photo cert (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
3508
1888 QV £1 brown lilac, wmk "3 orbs", from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, light cds, sl vert crease but superb appearance. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £6375 inc SG specified 50% premium for lightly used. Unusually attractive example of this key stamp. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
3509
1896-1902 O.W. OFFICIAL opt QV 1d lilac, Die II, variety large stop after "O". VF MLH. SG O33(var), SG Spec L33a cat £625. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
3510
1902-10 KEVII 1d scarlet, DLR printing, opt SPECIMEN type 15. Superb fresh MUH. SG Spec M5s cat £180 for M, should be at least double, £360 MUH. Specimens of the KEVII low values are many times rarer than of the top vals! 2011 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3511
1902-10 KEVII 2/6 lilac, error wmk anchor INVERTED. Superb fresh MLH. SG Spec M48(1)b, SG 260wi cat £5000. Very rare & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$3000
3512
1902-10 KEVII 5/- bright carmine, opt SPECIMEN type 16. VF fresh M. SG 263s cat £400, SG Spec MS1S. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3513
1902-10 KEVII £1 dull blue-green, top value, opt SPECIMEN (type 16), DLR printing. VF fresh M. SG 266s (Spec M55s) cat £1250 (normal M cat £2000). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
3514
1902-10 KEVII £1 dull blue-green, DLR printing. Superb U, light cds. SG 266 cat £1238 inc SG specified 50% premium for lightly used. Scarce so nice. Raybaudi photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
3515
1902-03 OW OFFICIAL opt KEVII 1d red. Superb U. SG O37 cat £180+. Scarce so nice. Copy of BPA photo-cert for pr this came from. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3516
1902 R.H. OFFICIAL opt KEVII ½d blue-green. VF fresh M. SG O91 cat £375. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$220
3517
1902 R.H. OFFICIAL opt KEVII 1d scarlet. VF fresh MLH. SG O92 cat £325. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3518
1902 RH OFFICIAL opt KEVII 1d scarlet. VF fresh MLH. SG O92 cat £325. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$220
3519
1913 KGV Seahorses 2/6 deep sepia-brown, opt SPECIMEN, (type 26), Waterlow printing. Superb MLH. SG Spec N63(1)s, SG 399s cat £750. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
3520
1913 KGV Seahorses 2/6 sepia brown, Waterlow printing, opt "CANCELLED" diag between 2 lines (SG Spec type 27) as used at the Customs & Excise Government Laboratory, on stamps for cancellation removal experiments & other forensic tests. Fresh M, small repair in LL cnr, VF appearance. SG 400(var), SG Spec N63(3)U cat £2200+, & under-catalogued. Extremely rare as only several recorded & most with condition problems due to the official testing etc. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
3521
1913 KGV Seahorses 5/- rose-carmine opt SPECIMEN (type 26), Waterlow printing. VF fresh MLH. SG Spec N66(1)s, SG 401s cat £950. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
3522
1913 KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, opt SPECIMEN (type 26), Waterlow printing. Superb fresh MLH. SG Spec N69(1)s, SG 402s cat £1200. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
3523
1913 KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing. VF fresh MLH, tiny perf stain at left. SG 402 cat £1200. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
3524
1913 KGV Seahorses £1 green. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 403 cat £3500. Beautiful example of this key stamp. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2200
3525
1913 KGV Seahorses £1 green, opt SPECIMEN (type 26), Waterlow printing. Superb fresh MLH, pristine original gum & perfect centring. SG Spec N72(a)t, SG 403s cat £3250+. Very rare especially so nice. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2200
3526
1914-22 Postage Due 2d agate blk of 4, opt SPECIMEN type 26, wmk simple cypher sideways. VF fresh MUH. SG D4s, SG Spec R4T cat £160 for M, should be at least double, £320 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$90
3527
1914-22 Postage Due 2d, colour trials in carmine, brown & green, opt SPECIMEN type 23, wmk simple cypher sideways. Superb fresh MUH. SG D4s(p), SG Spec R4 SP1, SP6, SP9 cat £450 for M, should be at least double, £900 MUH. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
3528
1915 KGV Seahorses 10/- deep (intense) bright blue, DLR printing. VF fresh MLH, redistributed partial gum. SG 411/413(var). SG Spec N70(5) cat £6000. Very rare shade. RPSL photo-cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2500
3529
1918-19 KGV Seahorses 5/- rose-red, Bradbury printing. VF fresh MLH. SG 416 cat £325. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
3530
1918-19 KGV Seahorses 10/- dull grey-blue, Bradbury printing. Superb fresh MUH, perfect centring. SG Spec N71(2), SG 417 cat £475 for M, should be at least £950 MUH. Scarce so nice. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$650
3531
1918-19 KGV Seahorses 10/- dull grey-blue, BW printing. VF MLH. SG 417 cat £475. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$220
3532
1929 KGV PUC set ½d-1½d, wmk blk cypher SIDEWAYS. VF fresh M. SG 434a-36a cat £210. (3). (P)
 SOLD at A$90
3533
1929 KGV PUC £1 black. F-VF MLH. SG 438 cat £750. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
3534
1929 KGV PUC £1 black, opt SPECIMEN in red, type 32. Fresh MLH, small thin, but superb appearance. SG Spec N21S, SG 438s £3250. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
3535
1929 KGV PUC £1 black, opt SPECIMEN in red type 32. VF MLH. SG Spec NCom9s, SG 438s cat £3000. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2000
3536
1944 German Propaganda Forgery of KGV Silver Jubilee ½d green with Stalin in place of KGV, inscribed "This is a Jewsh War (Jewish mis-spelt) with Jewish Star & Soviet hammer & sickle in design. F-VF U, "London AAAU 6 JUNE 1944" cds. Mi PFa1. Scarce & interesting historical item. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
3537
1944 German Propaganda Forgeries. GB KGVI Coronation 1½d showing KGVI with Stalin, inscribed "SSSR Britannia", & with Jewish Star, plus Soviet hammer & sickle in design, plus GB KGV Silver Jubilee ½d with Stalin in place of KGV, inscribed "This is a Jewsh War (Jewish mis-spelt), with Jewish star & Soviet hammer & sickle in design. Mi PFa 1-2. All tied by "London Special Stamp 6 JUN 44" cds on specially prepared commemorative sheet in English & Russian headed "Special-Stamp in Memory of the First Day of Invasion". Sheet folded, but unusually fresh nice condition. Rare & spectacular historical item. 2013 Ceremuga photo-cert (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
3538
1944 German Propaganda Forgeries of GB KGVI defs set ½d-3d, with Hammer & Sickle, plus Jewish star in design, with boxed opts "Liquidation of Empire Barbados". VF UN as made. Mi 9-14c cat €700. Very scarce! (6). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
3539
1944 German Propaganda Forgeries of GB KGVI defs set ½d-3d, with Hammer & Sickle, plus Jewish star in design with boxed opts "Liquidation of Empire Bahamas. VF UN as made. Mi 9-14f cat €700. Very scarce! (6). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
3540
1944 KGVI 2/6 black on green booklet cover in uncut tete-beche blk of 4 front covers (June 1944 imprint), with stitch holes at left & horiz crease that probably resulted in these covers being replaced. Booklets were made tete-beche & then guillotined. VF fresh ex SG BD18(10). Spectacular! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3541
1944 KGVI 2/6 black on green booklet cover in uncut tete-beche blk of 20 (2x10) front covers (June 1944 imprint), with 2 vert columns of stitch holes in centre & horiz creases that probably resulted in these covers being replaced. Booklets were made tete-beche & then guillotined. VF ex SG BD18(10). Spectacular! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3542
1966 British Birds 4d, vert setenant pr, with phosphor bands, error bright blue OMITTED. VF fresh MUH. SG 696pg cat £6000+ as singles, plus premium for setenant pr. Extremely rare with only 7 known. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2000
3543
1966 Christmas 1/6, error gold (Queen's head) OMITTED (embossed albino impression only). VF fresh MUH. SG 714(var), EC GBR 1428b cat £650. Only 20 known. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3544
1969 St Paul's Cathedral 9d, error black OMITTED, so missing value! VF fresh MUH with normal to compare. SG 800a cat £300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$230
3545
1969 PO Technology set 5d-1/6, vert IMPERF prs, from imprimatur sheets, all h/s "NP IMPRIMATUR" on back. Superb fresh MUH, all 4 margins. SG 808-11(var), SG Spec W171-74(var) cat £18,000! Extremely rare. (4 prs). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$4500
3546
1970s National Health Insurance £2.55 orange & green, Windmill design PROOF perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft 735(var), unlisted these colours or value! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3547
1970s National Health Insurance £5.85 blue & orange ship & crane imperf design PROOF affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. VF fresh UN. Bft totally unlisted design or value! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3548
1970s National Health Insurance £3.62 blue & red bollard & ropes design PROOF perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft totally unlisted design! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3549
1970s National Health Insurance no value red & green factory & leaves imperf design PROOF affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft 770(var). Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3550
1970s National Health Insurance £2.55 orange & green windmill design PROOF, opt "N Ireland", perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft totally unlisted this colour or value! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3551
1970s National Health Insurance £3.62 blue & red bollard & ropes design PROOF, opt "N Ireland", perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft totally unlisted design! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3552
1970s National Health Insurance £2.66 blue & violet Windmill design PROOF perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft 735(var), unlisted as specimen. Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3553
1970s National Health Insurance blank value green & red Factory & leaves imperf design PROOF affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft 770(var), unlisted these colours. Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3554
1970s National Health Insurance £2.66 blue & violet Windmill design PROOF opt Isle of Man, perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. As Bft 735 w/o opt & unlisted with opt! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3555
1970s National Health Insurance £2.45 black & blue, Windmill design PROOF perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft 735(var), unlisted these colours or value! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3556
1970s National Health Insurance £2.45 black & blue Windmill design PROOF opt Isle of Man, perf SPECIMEN & affixed to Harrison & Sons printer's approval card. Superb fresh UN. Bft totally unlisted this colour or value! Probably unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3557
1973 Explorers 3p, horiz setenant pr, error missing gold & phosphor (Queen's head). VF fresh MUH, right marginal. SG 923ab cat £300, EC GBR 1846bd. Only about 200 prs known. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3558
1973 Explorers 3p, horiz se-tenant pr, error light orange-brown OMITTED. Superb fresh MUH, left marginal. SG 923ad cat £3000. Only 39 prs recorded. (P)
 SOLD at A$2200
3559
1973-74 stitched 50p booklet front cover in moss-green uncut pane of 16 in tete-beche format. VF fresh. Ex SG DT13/14. Interesting specialist item.
 AVAILABLE at A$80
3560
1980 London Exhibition 50p M/Sheet, error IMPERF. Superb fresh MUH. SG MS1119a cat £6800. Extremely rare as only 12 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$4500
3561
1980 Kensington Palace 17½p error silver (Queen's head) OMITTED. Superb fresh MUH. SG 1124a cat £1500. Only about 30 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
3562
1981 Butterfly 14p error IMPERF horiz pr. Superb fresh MUH, top marginal with 4 large margins. SG 1151a cat £11,000. Major rarity as only 10 prs recorded! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$6000
3563
1984 Urban Renewal 31p, error IMPERF vert pr. Superb fresh MUH, 4 large margins. SG 1248a cat £9500. Major rarity as only 5 prs recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$5000
3564
1840 folded letter front franked QV 1d intense black plate 3, letters JC, with red Maltese Cross. VFU, 4 margins. SG 1-PL2 cat £400 as loose stamp. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3565
1840 Stampless cover with red "Paid 6 MY 6 1840" pmk (First day of issue for QV 1d black), endorsed "Prepaid", with b/s of "Baldock MY 6 1840" cds & "10 FN 10 MY 6 1840" in red. QV 1d black FDC would cat £160,000. Fantastic item for start of GB collection. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
3566
1840 Folded letter franked QV 1d black plate 3, letters AE (4 margins), tied by red Maltese Cross pmk, b/s "Liverpool JY16 1840", & Birmingham JY 17 SG 2 cat £750 on cover. Attractive. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3567
1840 Folded letter franked QV 1d black plate 3, letters LD, 4 margins, tied by red Maltese Cross pmk & with "Atherstone JY 21 1840" 2 arc cds in red. F-VF. SG 2 cat £900 for this plate on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3568
1841 folded letter wrapper franked QV 1d black, letters CJ, 4 margins, tied by red Maltese Cross pmk. To London with b/s dated 12 & 14 FE 1841. SG 2 cat £750 on cover. Attractive. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3569
1841 letter wrapper franked QV 2d blue with black Maltese Cross pmk. To Knutsford, with "Warrington MY 22 1841" b/s. F-VF. SG 5 cat £2500 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
3570
1841 folded letter franked QV 1d brown on very blue paper, tied by "Totness NO 25 1841" cds. SG 8ao cat £825 as loose stamp with town cds, SG Spec B1va cat £3000 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
3571
1854 cover franked QV Embossed 1/- deep green, Die II, 2 silk threads 5mm apart, tied by barred numeral "3" pmk. To India with "JUL 19A 1854" b/s. FU, cut square. SG Spec H1(d), SG 56 cat £1200 as loose stamp & £1900 on cover. Unusually deep colour & an attractive cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
3572
1869 cover franked QV 1d red plate 110 & 10d brown wmk spray, tied by "London JY 16 69" duplex pmks -the 1d for Late Fee indicated by boxed "L1" h/s. To Melbourne with arrival b/s. SG 43 & 112 cat £403 as loose stamps, £850+ for 10d on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
3573
1870 cover (no flap) franked QV 1d red plate 130 (6), tied by "Stockton AU 4 70" duplex pmks. To Victoria, with b/s of "Heaton Norris", London & Melbourne arrival cds. SG 43.
 AVAILABLE at A$80
3574
1880s QV Postal Orders 1/- to 20/- blue, ea with wmk of value in words & opt SPECIMEN. Superb UNC. Very rare & attractive set. (10) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
3575
1880s QV Postal Order 1/- blue opt SPECIMEN, with wmk of value in words. Superb UN. Rare (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3576
1880s QV Postal Order 20/- blue, top value of issue, opt SPECIMEN, with wmk of value in words. Superb fresh UN. Rare (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
3577
1907-62 International Reply Coupons with 1907 UPU Rome type 2 globe with meridians 3d, w/o meridians 4d, London type 9 blue with 4d & 5d/4d, with Chinese on reverse 6d, 8d & 9d, plus Imperial 3d blue & Commonwealth 3d red. Superb fresh UN. Rare group. (9) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3578
1907-63 International Reply Coupons with 1907 UPU Rome type 2 globe with meridians 3d, w/o meridians 4d, 1930 London type 9 with 4d, 5d/4d & 6d/4d, then with Chinese text on reverse 6d, m/s "8" on 6d, 8d/6d, 8d &9d, smaller text at base 8d, 9d & 1/-, plus Imperial blue 2½d, m/s "3" on 2½d, 3d/2½d & 3d, & red Cwlth 3d & 5d. All superb fresh VFU, not cashed, with range of diff cds. (19). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3579
1912 KEVII 5/- green Old Age Pension Order dated 8 NOV 12, with counterfoil. Superb fresh UNC. Very rare type of postal order. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
3580
1916 use of POW printed envelope franked KGV 1d tied by "The Camp Knockaloe Peel 2 SP 16" cds, with double oval "Men's Detention Camp Knockaloe IOM" censor cachet from "POW Morlach". Rare usage. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3581
1933 Widow's Pension Order 10/- brown, wmk GvR, dated 30 JAN 34, with reduced counterfoil. Nice UN. Rare type of order. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3582
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 6d blue Postal Order wmk GvR, with "Western Central District Office 7 MY 35" FDI issue cds, but not cashed, with counterfoil & 2 security punches. Fresh UN. Rare FDI pmk. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3583
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 1/- blue Postal Order wmk GvR, with "St Johns Wood 8 MY 35" issue cds, but not cashed, with counterfoil & 2 security punches. Fresh UNC, tiny tear in counterfoil only. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3584
1935 KGV 10/- green Old Age Pension Order, dated 17 MAY 35, with counterfoil. UN. Rare type of order. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3585
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 6d blue Postal Order wmk GvR, with "Durham 19 JU 35" issue cds, but not cashed, with counterfoil & 2 security punches. EF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
3586
1944 KGVI 20/- red Postal Order wmk GVIR, with "Field Post Office 214 26 SP 44" issue cds, but not cashed, with 2 security punches. VF. Comes with original letter referring to the Note, plus Reg Envelope (missing flap) it was sent in. Rare on active service use. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
3587
1974 (18th Nov) Hijack Mail commercial Airmail cover Stairbridge Worcester to British Consul General Perth, 10p meter franking. Superb strike of the 2-line "Delayed en Route Aircraft Hi-jack" h/s. A British Airways VC10 Flight 870 to Singapore was hijacked at Dubai with 27 passengers, 8 airport workers who were cleaning the plane when it was hijacked & 10 crew. British Airways Captain Jim Futcher was awarded Queen's Gallantry medal for his "calm & courageous conduct" during the hijack. The hijack ended at Tunis with a German passenger murdered. A similar cover from this hijack realised $1150+ in Melbourne in 2011. A rare interrupted aviation cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
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