Lot 478Great Britain Cover Accumulation. Lot of 50 covers & cards from the 19th century with various frankings, destinations & postmarks, many interesting items included such as 1855 stampless to Nova Scotia with scarce "1/3" handstamp & "10d" handstamp, two covers to Sweden (one 1875 franked with S.G. 147, 2nd franked with 159+167), four 1p Mulready's (three used), 12 covers to Germany (mostly Nuremberg) with 1d red or Surface print frankings, 1860 Mourning cover to Canada franked with five 1d red + 1855-57 1sh (three 1d over edge of cover), mixed condition, worth careful inspection as many nice items are included.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 479 oGreat Britain Stock, 1840-1934. Collector's stock of used issues on stock pages in binder; strength in early issues including 1840 1d black x11 and 2d blue x4, 1d red bottom left; block of 8 with 12 numeral Maltese cross cancels, later 2d blue issues including pairs, 1847-48 embossed issues in quantities, similar later QV's to multiple shilling values & £1 green, some seahorse issues, etc.; condition mixed but better than normally encountered, worth evaluation (no photo).
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Lot 480 oGreat Britain Collection, 1840-1940. Used neatly displayed on album pages; good basic completion with mny better issues; with complete issues from 1840 to 1854 embossed issues, later QV's with better high values including 1867 5sh, 1878 £1, 1880 2sh, 1882 5sh & 10sh values, 1883-84 issues complete to the £1, 1891 £1 green, KEVII issues complete to the £1, later issues including some seahorses, etc., back-of-the-book with a very good showing of Official issues including many better values, good range of offices abroad, etc.; condition mixed, worth inspection (no photo).
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 481 oGreat Britain Stock, 1841-1940. Several hundred arranged by issue on stockpages with quantities modest to moderate; with some early 2d line issue, selection of higher denomination 1860-80's QV issues including multiple shilling values to the 10sh, KEVII lower shilling values and some later issues; condition mixed with very high catalog value (no photo).
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 482Great Britain, 1841-1950 Great Britain Covers. One box of 335 covers and cards with various frankings, postmarks and usages, many Penny Red covers (perf & imperf) are noted as well as numerous stampless covers, etc., mixed condition, worth careful inspection (no photo).
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 483 oGreat Britain Issue and Postmark Stock, 1841-1950's. Collector's stock of used issues in two Linder stockbooks; good range of issues including 1d red imperfs with Maltese cross study, general later issues including socked-on-the-nose town cancels, 'N.P.B.', 'F.S.' (foreign service), 'R' registry and other letter postmarks, London octagon types, traveling P.O. and night mails cancels, section of offices including Constantinople, Morroco, etc., packetboat postmarks, also some general stock with useful KGV seahorse and QEII high values; a nice balance (no photo).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 484Great Britain Covers. A wonderful lot of 403 covers & cards showing various frankings, usages and postmarks, included are registered, postal stationery, picture post cards, destinations, stampless, advertising, etc., most from the 19th to early 20th century, 19 century destinations include, United States, Bermuda, Egypt, Spain, Sweden, Argentina, Italy, Canada, Switzerland, mixed condition, worth careful inspection (no photo).
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 485 o/Great Britain Postal Marking Collection, 1844-1940. Used mostly mounted on quadrille and approval pages in 3 binders; with early 1d red imperf cancel study with complete 1-12 Maltese cross numerals and some covers, auxiliary markings, etc.; 1881 1d issues including complete socked-on-the-nose postmark calender, other material with hundreds of various town and district postmarks, obliterators, letter and numeral cancels, many on piece items and some multiples; condition mixed (no photo).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Lot 486Great Britain Covers. A wonderful lot of 383 covers & cards showing various frankings, usages and postmarks, included are registered, flights, first day covers, postal stationery, picture post cards, etc., most from the early to mid 20th century, however a number of 19th century are noted, mixed condition, worth careful inspection.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 487 oGreat Britain Numeral Obliterator Study, 1850-1940's. Approximately 1,200 stamps mounted on quadrille pages in 3 binders; variety of issues arranged by the basic 1-985 barred numerals with fair to good completion, strong completion in letter prefix obliterators with many on piece show full town cds's, special section of local London letter prefix killers; a nice reference collection and a good basis for further continuation (no photo).
Estimate $300 - 400.