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Auction 08.10.1996

Christie's, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 08.10.1996

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Lot number 1
cover 1839 "General Postage./NOT/EXCEEDING/HALF/AN OUNCE/One Penny." (4...
Estimate
£1,500 - £2,000
ca. US$2,378 - US$3,171
Price realised:
£1,380
ca. US$2,188
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Lot number 2
essay Entire affixed on the reverse with the black circular essay reading...
Estimate
£6,000 - £8,000
ca. US$9,513 - US$12,684
Price realised:
£9,775
ca. US$15,499
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Lot number 3
essay London District Post essays on silk thread paper, 1d. envelope in...
Estimate
£150 - £200
ca. US$237 - US$317
Price realised:
£230
ca. US$364
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Lot number 4
essay Congreve method: Beaufort House oblong essay number 17; some slight...
Estimate
£200 - £300
ca. US$317 - US$475
Price realised:
£598
ca. US$948
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Lot number 5
essay -- essay number 18, the central panel of five impressions divided...
Estimate
£120 - £150
ca. US$190 - US$237
Price realised:
£207
ca. US$328
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Lot number 6
essay "HARWOODS ENVELOPES" letter sheet essay printed in deep blue, folded...
Estimate
£1,500 - £2,000
ca. US$2,378 - US$3,171
Price realised:
£1,610
ca. US$2,552
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Lot number 7
1840 (7 January) postal notice advising of the Uniform Penny Post starting...
Estimate
£150 - £200
ca. US$237 - US$317
Price realised:
£862
ca. US$1,366
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Lot number 8
cover First type letter sheet addressed to London, showing "COVENTRY...
Estimate
£3,000 - £3,500
ca. US$4,756 - US$5,549
Price realised:
£2,530
ca. US$4,011
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Lot number 10
cover Second type letter sheet, used from Nuneaton to Stratford upon Avon...
Estimate
£4,000 - £5,000
ca. US$6,342 - US$7,928
Price realised:
£4,140
ca. US$6,564
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Lot number 11
cover Third type letter sheet, used from Nuneaton to Sutton Coldfield...
Estimate
£12,000 - £15,000
ca. US$19,027 - US$23,784
Price realised:
£11,500
ca. US$18,234
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Lot number 12
cover HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT: 1d. envelope printed in black on wove paper...
Estimate
£500 - £600
ca. US$792 - US$951
Price realised:
£598
ca. US$948
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Lot number 13
on piece HOUSE OF LORDS: 1d. printed in red on wove paper, a front only...
Estimate
£80 - £100
ca. US$126 - US$158
Price realised:
£253
ca. US$401
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Lot number 14
on piece HOUSE OF COMMONS: 1d. printed in black on wove paper, a front...
Estimate
£50 - £60
ca. US$79 - US$95
Price realised:
£126
ca. US$199
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Lot number 15
cover -- "Par. Pro." wrapper addressed to Scotland, dated 2 May 1846...
Estimate
£150 - £200
ca. US$237 - US$317
Price realised:
£161
ca. US$255
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Lot number 16
cover The unused selection comprising 1d. letter sheet, A6, A229, 1d...
Estimate
£250 - £300
ca. US$396 - US$475
Price realised:
£402
ca. US$637
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Lot number 17
cover 1840 (2 May) , A25 , used from Liverpool to Burslem, showing despatch...
Estimate
£8,000 - £10,000
ca. US$12,684 - US$15,856
Price realised:
£10,925
ca. US$17,322
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Lot number 18
cover 1840 (6 May) , A8 , used from London to Harwich with clear 6th May...
Estimate
£800 - £1,000
ca. US$1,268 - US$1,585
Price realised:
£1,840
ca. US$2,917
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Lot number 19
cover 1840 (10 May) , first Sunday, A26 , used from Sunbury to Lee in Kent...
Estimate
£1,000 - £1,200
ca. US$1,585 - US$1,902
Price realised:
£920
ca. US$1,458
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Lot number 20
cover 1840? (10? May), A18 , addressed to Spalding, showing two strikes of...
Estimate
£150 - £200
ca. US$237 - US$317
Price realised:
£196
ca. US$310
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Lot number 23
cover 1840 (13 Sep.), A30 , used from Sheffield to Derby, printed "Henry...
Estimate
£100 - £120
ca. US$158 - US$190
Price realised:
£253
ca. US$401
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Lot number 24
cover 1840 (26 Sep.), A234 , a delicately hand-coloured example used from...
Estimate
£500 - £600
ca. US$792 - US$951
Price realised:
£748
ca. US$1,186
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Lot number 25
cover 1840 (30 Sep.), stereo largely obscured by seal but probably A64...
Estimate
£3,000 - £4,000
ca. US$4,756 - US$6,342
Price realised:
£6,325
ca. US$10,029
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Lot number 26
cover 1840 (12 Dec.), A4 , used from London to Gosberton, printed "ECONOMIC...
Estimate
£100 - £120
ca. US$158 - US$190
Price realised:
£172
ca. US$272
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Lot number 27
cover 1840, A149, A153 and A172 , used examples, each neatly cancelled by...
Estimate
£80 - £100
ca. US$126 - US$158
Price realised:
£172
ca. US$272
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Lot number 28
cover 1841 (28 March), A1 , used from Reading to Cirencester and...
Estimate
£100 - £120
ca. US$158 - US$190
Price realised:
£207
ca. US$328
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Lot number 29
cover 1841 (12 Apr.), stereo obscured, used from Manchester to near...
Estimate
£250 - £300
ca. US$396 - US$475
Price realised:
£518
ca. US$821
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Lot number 30
cover 1841 (12 Apr.), A21 , used from London to Leeds, cancelled by black...
Estimate
£50 - £60
ca. US$79 - US$95
Price realised:
£69
ca. US$109
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Lot number 31
cover 1843 (25 Jan.), A11 , Atlas Assurance Company advertisement inside...
Estimate
£250 - £300
ca. US$396 - US$475
Price realised:
£402
ca. US$637
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Lot number 32
cover 1843 (May 9), A30 , Atlas Assurance Company advertisement inside...
Estimate
£120 - £150
ca. US$190 - US$237
Price realised:
£150
ca. US$237
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Lot number 33
cover 1843 (17 May), A54 , used from London to Leeds, cancelled by fine...
Estimate
£200 - £250
ca. US$317 - US$396
Price realised:
£276
ca. US$437
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