BUY or BID SALE!
Early May 2020
21st CENTURY AUCTIONS
M41) GB 1840 2d Blue SG 5a, with variety, double corner letters, 4 margins, close in places lettered O A . Cat $2300. Very scarce stamp, under 20% catalogue, $495
AP31) GB 1840 2d Blue,SG5 nice 4 margin (close at left) with clean strike of black Maltese Cross cancel. Lettered BL. Min. Catalogue $1800, price $649
GB147) Great Britain 1841 1d Orange Brown SG12 mint original gum, letter HB, 2nd alphabet with heavier broader letters. Very nice looking just 4 margin example. Cat. £2000, priced to sell at $550
NO35) GB 1841 1d Red Brown with lovely clear strike of No. 4 in Maltese Cross. This is the scarcest of all the numbers in cross and catalogued at 600 pounds = approx. $960. This example has 3.5 very big margins. Priced at 40% cat, only $385 this is indeed a bargain!
GB146) GB 1864 1d red plate 173, GROSSLY MISPERFED. entire "ONE PENNY" Is at top of stamp instead of bottom. Lettered RD at top, and DG below. Amazing! Price $495
BD328) GB1856 1/- Green, no corner letters, SG 72. Nice full perf used example centred low, cancelled by light LONDON E C unframed cds of MR 26 61. Cat. £350. Tiny facial thin on 2nd I of shilling. Still nice looking stamp for around 10% of catalogue. $69
SE30) GB 1859, small neat entire, bearing 6d deep lilac, no corner letters, SG 69, tied by neat London EC duplex of DE 21 59 to Andalucia, Spain. Arrival cds on reverse of Cadiz. Fascinating contents re the purchase of 20 butts of Cod Liver Oil @ 45 pounds per butt., to be shipped to Gibraltar. The butt was a measure of liquid volume equalling two hogsheads. This equated to 108 imperial gallons (490 l) for ale or 126 imperial gallons (570 litres) In today’s terms around 15 cents a litre. The stamp cat. 225 pounds on cover. Price $149
MAP25) GB 1883 1/- Dull Green. SG 196, vfu in correct colour. Cat 300 pounds, nice socked on nose cds, price $149
NO49) GB 1883 5/- Rose Pink QV, SG 180, lovely well centred mint light hinge example with fresh white gum. Cat $2350, my price just $795
GB269) GB 1902-11 KEVII £1 Green SG 266, De la Rue printing, Fine cds used example with neat central Jersey cds of FE 22 11. Nice well centred full perf. example, cat. $2450 as well centred lightly cancelled. Price $995
MF39) GB 1925 Wembley 1d used on front of picture postcard “A typical bungalow in the colony Sierra Leone” posted at the exhibition with special Wembley slogan to Onehunga, New Zealand. Rare usage. $96
FE11) Great Britain 1939 – 48 Square High Values set of 6. Both 2/6d values are mint unhinged, also the 10/- light blue and one pound. 5/- & 10/- dark blue are lightly hinged. Retail $450, price $329
FE12) Great Britain 1951 Festival High Values, set of 4. 2/6d & 5/- are light hinge, 10/- & One Pound mint unhinged. Retail $90 Price $69
FE77) GB 1951 Festival HVs set of 4, SG 509/12 MLH, cat 100 pounds, price $57.50
GB222) Great Britain 1955 Waterlow High Value Castles 2/6d - £1 SG 536 – 9. Fresh well centred mint unhinged. Cat. £285. Price $249
GB184) Great Britain 1959 2nd De la Rue High Value Castles 2/6d - £1 SG 595 – 8. Fresh well centred mint lightly hinged. Cat. £280. Price $149
FE13) GB 1959 One Pound Windsor Castle. 2nd DLR printing. Mint lightly hinged. Retail $80, price $59
GB207) Great Britain 1964 Botanical Congress FDC , Philatelic Bureau London FDI cancel, typewritten to Darlington Co. Durham. Neat & clean cover. Price $35
GREAT BRITAIN PRESTIGE BOOKLETS
WE HAVE A GOOD STOCK OF THESE, HERE ARE A FEW EXAMPLES
GB312) Great Britain 1984 Story of the Royal Mint Prestige Booklet Ausipex OVPT MUH, price $64
GB313) Great Britain 1984 Story of our Christian Heritage Prestige Booklet MUH, price $49
GB314) Great Britain 1984 Christian Heritage Prestige Booklet Ausipex OVPT MUH, price $56
GB315) Great Britain 1985 Story of The Times Prestige Booklet MUH, price $34
GB316) Great Britain 1986 Story of British Rail Prestige Booklet MUH, price $34
GB318) Great Britain 1987 Story of P&O Prestige Booklet MUH, price $28.50
GB319) Great Britain 1987 Story of P&O Prestige Booklet CAPEX OVERPRINT MUH, price $41.50
GB321) Great Britain 1988 Story of the Financial Times Prestige Booklet MUH, price $43.50
GB322) Great Britain 1989 The Scots Connection Prestige Booklet MUH, price $37.50
GB323) Great Britain 1990 London Life Royal Mail Prestige Booklet MUH, price $37.50
GB324) Great Britain 2009 British Design Classics Prestige Booklet MUH, price $30
GB328) Great Britain 2009 Charles Darwin Prestige Booklet MUH, price $41.50
GB326) Great Britain 2009 Treasures of the Archive Prestige Booklet MUH, price $29
GB325) Great Britain 2010 King George V Prestige Booklet MUH, price $34
BUY OR BID SALE Early May 2020
Buy now at the listed price or bid a lower figure. Bids will be considered at Midday Friday May 15th 2020
Orders and Bids accepted by phone, mail or email.
Provided the item has not sold at the full price, bids at 75% to 95% will have a good chance of success; 65% - 74% will have a reasonable chance of success. Bids 50% to 64% will have minimal chance of success, but still worth a try! Bids below 50% respectfully declined.
Bid for as many alternatives as you wish, but please put a dollar cap on your total spending, and we will allocate lots according to what is available.
Orders at full price above $500 are post free within Australia. Layby welcome for orders above $500. Scans or colour photocopies of individual stamps, covers or sets are available on request.
Many smaller items, including a lot that are not on this list may be found in our eBay listings. Our store name is 21st-century-auctions
Postage and insurance extra, Free Within Australia above $500. We accept all cards and PayPal at no fee. Hours generally 10am – 6pm Mon – Fri, but we will often answer the phone after hours.
All of our items carry our 14 day satisfaction guarantee, EXCEPTING Collections, packets and mixtures, these may not be returned for any reason unless grossly mis-described.
TO MAKE AN OFFER
please contact Kevin Morgan on:
Phone: 0425 795 693
Post: PO BOX 1290, Upwey, Victoria, Australia, 3158