Lot 8174 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)
GREAT BRITAIN - 1841 TO 1935 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint / unused stamps on 18 SG "Imperial" album pages, very well- filled for such an undertaking which begins with the 1841 1d red imperf, interesting line engraved with the 1864-79 1d red 'plates (100 different) 2d blue plates 9 & 15, 1870 ½d plates 1 to 20 (11 different) etc; Surface printed issues from the 1862 3d small corner letters (SG 77, £2700) through to the 1887-00 'Jubilee' set including values to 2s6d and such stamps as the 1865-67 1s green SG 101 (cat £2850), 1877 4d sage-green plate 16 SG 153 (£1400) etc; KEVII well-filled with different shades & printings to 2s6d; KGV with nearly every space filled incl the Downey heads, the 1912-24 wmk Royal Cypher set, 1913 ½d & 1d wmk Multiple Cypher, 1924-26 wmk Block Cypher set, 1934 Photogravure set, the Seahorses include 1913 2s6d deep sepia-brown Waterlow, 1918-19 Bradbury set, 1934 re-engraved set. At the back we see Postage Dues & Officials. A spectacular collection, highly recommended (350+ stamps)
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Auction: Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021
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