1948 Third Anniv. 2½d ultramarine in a bottom right corner marginal block of 6 with bottom left stamp showing broken wheel variety, 5 stamps incl variety are unmounted mint, pencil note in margin, SG C2a. Cat £75.
Accumulation in a carton with useful assembly of various mint and used collections for Guernsey, Jersey & Alderney, used year runs, mint defin sets to 10s or £1 for different printings, Alderney in luxury Davo printed album, Wartime issues incl Guernsey blue-banknote ½d & 1d mint, some more modern etc, 100s.
Extensive First Day Covers collection in a large box and loose in shoeboxes for IOM, Guernsey, Jersey etc 1970s to 1990s with many attractive issues, miniature sheets, better face values incl Guernsey 1969 set to £1 Alderney etc, useful retail potential, 100s.
1973-1990 Mainly complete unmounted mint collection of defin and commem sets and miniature sheet in a fine DAVO luxury hingeless album and slipcase, useful face and attractive lot, high original cost and retail £150+.
1979-2008 First Day Covers Collection - An extensive a mainly complete collection neatly bundled into packets for each year run with most issues represented, approx 250+ First Day Covers, all official covers, unaddressed with special cancels. Huge original cost.
1865 (26 Jan) Entire Letter to Portugal with a 4d vermilion adhesive that was removed or fell off during transit hence INSUFFICIENTLY / PREPAID h/s in black alongside sent via France and 80 charge mark underneath, variety of backstamps in A / JERSEY, Lisboa, Porto & London. Weinkles but nice cover.
Revenues: Range incl 10 Livres Specimen ovpt, and used, 2/6 purple specimen ovpt U/M, small range of Sales Tax incl ½d on vermilion, new pence vals ovptd Specimen (4 diff), then top values 50 livres used and £100 blue used, mainly fine. (15).