Great Britain 1840 #1 1 Penny Black Pl 6 VF

Featured Lot : Great Britain 1840 #1 1 Penny Black Pl 6 VF

Est. $4,500 -$5,500


A strong striking cameo appearance with outstanding eye appeal. Highly desired in mint VF, this elusive issue is always highly sought after by collectors. This spectacular stamp has a 2013 Sismondo certificate, and has a Stanley Gibbons catalogue value of 13,500 pounds.

Lot Details

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Fall’s Spectacular Stamps

October 30th – November 1st

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Auction Description:

Day 1 – Coins/Banknotes, and Worldwide Stamps

Day 1 will feature an extensive offering of worldwide stamps, coins, and banknotes. There will be Canadian, European, China, and US coinage. Worldwide stamps and collections from Africa to Yugoslavia will be offered.

Highlights include:

  • Italy 1862 #17 10 Cent Bister
  • Canada 1889 $10 Banknote PCGS 25
  • USA 1934A $1,000 Banknote PMG 40
  • Hong Kong 1862-1902 Rare Victoria Stamp Collection
  • Germany 1859 #5 1/3 Groeschen Black Green
  • Spain 1865 #68 4 Cent Blue Imperf Used
  • Modena 1852-1857 #7 10 Cent Black Rose

Day 2 – Great Britain & British Commonwealth Stamps

Day 2 will feature a fantastic selection of early and rare Great Britain and British Commonwealth stamps. There will be many mint Queen Victoria and King Edward issues that will be offered. There are fabulous examples from British Honduras, Gibraltar, Australian States, and more.

Highlights include:

  • Great Britain 1884 #109b Bluish Paper VF
  • Great Britain 1880 #66 1 Shilling Salmon
  • British Honduras 1888 #23 10 Cent on 4 Pence Violet Block of 12 MNH
  • Bermuda 1910-1924 #54 1 Pound Black and Violet Red VF MNH
  • Bahamas 1902 #43 1 Pound Green and Black OG
  • Australia 1929 #102 2 Pounds Specimen VF MH OG

Day 3 – Premium Canada & USA Stamps

Day 3 will feature an exceptional array of US and Canadian stamps. There will be mint Jubilee issues, rare Provincials, many Queen Victoria examples, as well as advertising and first flight covers in the Canadian section. Highlighting the US section are never hinged Columbian Exposition Issues, never hinged Zeppelins, as well as other 19th century examples.

Highlights include:

  • USA 1893 #244 $4 Crimson Lake MNH
  • USA 1893 #245 $5 Black MNH
  • Canada 1897 #63 $3 Yellow Bistre F+ MH
  • Canada 1897 #65 $5 Olive Green VF MLH
  • USA 1930 #C15 $2.60 Blue Zeppelin MNH
  • USA 1861-1866 #101 90 Cent Blue
  • New Brunswick 1860 #5TC Charles Connell Specimen VF

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Auction Catalogues

Italy 1862 #17 10 Cent Bister Perf MLH

Worldwide Stamps, Coins & Banknotes

October 30th, 2020 11:00am EST

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Great Britain 1858-69 #29b 2 Pence Blue Imerf Proof Plate 9 VF

Great Britain & British Commonwealth Stamps

October 31st, 2020 12:30pm EST

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USA 1893 #244 $4 Crimson Lake MNH

Premium Canada & USA Stamps

Nov. 1st, 2020 11:00am EST

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USA 1934A $1,000 Banknote PMG 40 EF

Coins and Banknotes

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Canada 1897 #63 $3 Jubilee MH F+


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USA 1893 #245 $5 Black MNH


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British Honduras 1888 #23 10 Cent on 4 Pence Violet Block of 12 MNH

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