Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancels

#7, from Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancels
Lot 553, Great Britain one penny red brown, collection with numerical Maltese Cross cancelsLot 553 Great Britain #3 Collection of Numerical Maltese Cross Cancellations on 1d Red Brown Imperforates, with all numbers represented from 1 to 12, all easily identifiable except #10 which is smudgy. A few small faults to the stamps, else overall fine and difficult to assemble. Scott CV U$3,120.

Lot 323, Great Britain 1841 one penny red brown Victoria, mint o.g., from plate XI

Lot 323, Great Britain 1841 one penny red brown Victoria, mint o.g., from plate XILot 323 Great Britain #3 1841 1d red brown Queen Victoria imperforate, Plate XI, mint with full original gum, hinged. A fresh stamp, with four margins and a light corner crease, plus a tiny scissor cut at upper right, very fine. Stanley Gibbons Specialized catalogue number AS74 (cat £6,000). A lovely example of the 1d red, printed from the 1d black plate. Accompanied by a 2015 Royal Philatelic Society certificate. SG £6,000.

Lot 1062 — 1840 one pence red brown, “black plate” position DI, mint with o.g.

Lot 1062Lot 1062 Great Britain #3 var. (S.G. #AS57) 1840 1d red brown Queen Victoria, Plate 9 “Black Plate”, Position DI, mint with small part original gum with adhesions covering a large part of the gum, four clear margins, fine-very fine. Accompanied by 2014 Sergio Sismondo certificate “genuine… stamps from this printing in unused condition are very scarce… .free from major damage, as far as can be said for a stamp with such adhesions.” Stanley Gibbons Specialized #AS57. SG CV £6,000.