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Sale 84: Foreign Stamps and Covers

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New Zealand - 1855 Chalon Issue, London Print, Imperforate, Wmk. Large Star

Lots 1291-1300 Lot 1301

Lot 1291 E   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", "H.P.S 4th June 1907" Trade Sample, in black on thick wove, created by Perkins, Bacon for the 1907 Herts Philatelic Society Dinner Menus, horizontal margin cut at upper right, Very Fine, scarce. Scott No. 1E.
SG No. 1E    Estimate $100 - 150.

Realized: $80

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Lot 1292 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d dull carmine, London printing, Large Star watermark, light barred oval cancel, margins huge to close at top right corner, strong vivid color, Very Fine; with 2011 Odenweller and 1953 B.P.A. certificates. Scott No. 1. Campbell Paterson No. A1a.
SG No. 1    £17,000 ($23,460).

AN ATTRACTIVE SOUND USED EXAMPLE OF THE RARE 1855 1D QUEEN VICTORIA FIRST ISSUE.

Realized: $4,000

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Lot 1293 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d dull carmine, London printing, Large Star watermark, barred "1" in oval cancel of Auckland, margins large to into frameline at lower right, rich dull carmine color, F.-V.F., a rare and attractive example of this very rare 1d London printing first issue; with 2011 RPSNZ & 2012 Odenweller certificates. Scott No. 1. Campbell Paterson No. A1a.
SG No. 1    £17,000 ($23,460).

Realized: $3,250

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Lot 1294 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d dull carmine, London printing, Large Star watermark, neat barred oval cancel, margins clear to touching, rich color, flaws including light creases and small thin, Fine appearance, still a very presentable example of this very rare 1d London printing first issue; with 2017 R.P.S.N.Z. certificate. Scott No. 1.
SG No. 1    £17,000 ($23,460).

Realized: $4,250

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Lot 1295 ()   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d deep greenish blue on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, without gum, margins large to just into frameline at top right, rich color, thin spot in top right corner not mention on certificate, Fine appearance, still a presentable example of this very rare mint 2d London printing first issue; with 2011 Odenweller certificate. Scott No. 2. Campbell Paterson No. A2a.
SG No. 2    £35,000 ($48,300).

Realized: $3,000

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Lot 1296 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d deep greenish blue on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, barred oval cancel, ample to large margins, intensely rich color, Very Fine, a striking used first issue; with 2012 Odenweller certificate. Scott No. 2. Campbell Paterson No. A2a.
SG No. 2    £650 ($900).

Realized: $240

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Lot 1297 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d dull blue on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, neat barred "6" in oval cancel of New Plymouth, full well balanced margins, rich bold color, Very Fine and choice, very attractive; with 2011 RPS of New Zealand certificate. Scott No. 2. Campbell Paterson No. A2a.
SG No. 2    £650 ($900).

Realized: $500

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Lot 1298 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d dull blue on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, barred oval cancel, ample to large margins, deep color, Very Fine; with 2012 Odenweller certificate. Scott No. 2. Campbell Paterson No. A2a.
SG No. 2    £650 ($900).

Realized: $210

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Lot 1299 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d dull blue on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, faint unobtrusive cancel, margins clear to huge, bold color and impression, thin, F.-V.F. appearance. Scott No. 2.
SG No. 2    £650 ($900).

Realized: $160

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Lot 1300 o   

New Zealand, 1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s yellow green on blued paper, London printing, Large Star watermark, light "2" barred oval cancel of Russell, four full margins all around, rich bright color, Very Fine, a lovely lightly canceled example, this is one of only six examples believed to have been used at Russell; with 1992 B.P.A. & 2015 Odenweller certificates. Scott No. 3. Campbell Paterson No. A6a.
SG No. 3    £5,500 ($7,590).

Realized: $5,750

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