• Login (enter your user name) and Password
    Please Login. You are NOT Logged in.

    Quick Search:

  • To see new sales and other StampAuctionNetwork news in your Facebook newsfeed then Like us on Facebook!

Login to Use StampAuctionNetwork.
New Member? Click "Register".

StampAuctionNetwork Extended Features

StampAuctionNetwork Channels


Back to Great Britain and British Commonwealth

Records 1 to 9 of 9

Argyll Etkin Ltd Sale: 49

Great Britain and British Commonwealth
1890 Penny Postage Jubilee
Sale No: 49
Lot No: 562
Symbol:

Account of the Jubilee of Penny Postage, 1891 first edition (331 pages) signed by Sydney Beckley, one of the Honorary Secretaries to the Post Office Committee; and "The Penny Postage Jubilee and Philatelic History" by Phil, published in 1891, leather bound, binding faults. The first fine, and a unique association copy of this book. (2).

Opening GBP 160.00
Sold...GBP 140.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 140

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 563
Symbol:

Instructions for Postal Duty to be performed in connection with the Uniform Penny Postage Jubilee Conversazione at South Kensington on Wednesday 2nd July 1890, 16 pages, the large South Kensington Penny Postage Jubilee c.d.s on the front cover, damp staining to the right edges of all pages; and "Celebration by the Corporation of the City of London of the Jubilee Anniversary of the Introduction of Inland Uniform Penny Postage at the Guildhall, London, 16th May 1890. Reports of the Controller of the London Postal Service and the Electrician", 13 pages, unusually with 2nd July large c.d.s and 1d Tube Post handstamps on the front, minor damp staining to the edge of the cover and first couple of pages, otherwise fine. Two scarce official publications. (2).

Opening GBP 200.00
Sold...GBP 170.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 170

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 571
Symbol:

image 1890 (May 16-19) Covers and cards with Guildhall cancels, postally used items with steel datestamps (8) including a cover unusually franked 10d, 1841 letter reposted in 1890 franked 1d lilac (original 1d stamp sadly cut out), newspaper wrapper and postcards (2); and the rubber datestamp without code cancelled to order on postcards (6), one the unusual 3d card, one also with 2 July South Kensington c.d.s, another reposted at the 1966 G.B.P.S Guildhall Exhibition with similar type cancel. Also another 1966 cover. (15). Photo on Page 96. (Image1)

Opening GBP 220.00
Sold...GBP 300.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 300

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 572
Symbol:

image Guildhall Exhibit label card with the printed heading "V.R / PENNY POSTAGE JUBILEE / AT GUILDHALL 1890" between the Royal and Corporation of London arms, in black, 184x118mm, the plain white octagonal portion cut out and the frame applied to paper bearing the 2nd July South Kensington large size c.d.s and blue "GR" handstamp, a May 16 Guildhall rubber datestamp on paper also applied, minor toning, very attractive and unusual. Photo on Page 96. (Image1)

Opening GBP 120.00
Sold...GBP 130.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 130

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 573
Symbol:

image Printed red linen tie on mailbag label, "V. (crown) R. / PENNY POSTAGE JUBILEE, / From / SOUTH KENSINGTON MUSEUM Post Office, / To (Paddington)". A rare and spectacular item, just two other used examples of this bag label recorded by Davies (one in the Postal Museum). Photo on Inside Back Cover. (Image1)

Opening GBP 600.00
Sold...GBP 2,100.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 2100

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 576
Symbol:

image Gold wrapper band for the 1d Jubilee envelopes, applied to card, the lower portion of the wording cut out and "South Kensington Museum" written in, with proof impressions of the South Kensington large c.d.s applied at either side. The first example we have seen of these datestamps applied to the envelope wrapper band. Photo on Page 94. (Image1)

Opening GBP 120.00
Sold...GBP 110.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 110

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 579
Symbol:

image 1890 Penny Postage Jubilee 1d envelopes posted from Edinburgh to Singapore franked 9d, with "PENANG - TO - SINGAPORE" backstamp; or from Cricklade to Bombay franked 4d with "SEA POST OFFICE" and Bombay backstamps. Two unusual highly uprated uses to Asia. (2). Photo on Page 96. (Image1)

Opening GBP 180.00
Sold...GBP 220.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 220

Sale No: 49
Lot No: 581
Symbol:

image 1890 Penny Postage Jubilee envelope insert cards postally used, on 3rd July 1890 from London to Weymouth franked 1d, or registered on the day of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee (22 June 1897) from Birmingham to Switzerland franked 3d with a message refering to the Jubilee, this card very unusual. (2). Photo on Page 96. (Image1)

Opening GBP 150.00
Sold...GBP 200.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 200
Sale No: 49
Lot No: 582
Symbol:

1890 Penny Postage Jubilee 1d envelopes and caricatures including unused envelope with the gold wrapper band, envelope used in 1906 with the insert card bearing a printed message from the County Fire Office Ltd, envelopes posted at the 1912 Jubilee Stamp Exhibition or in 1929 franked P.U.C ½d; Furness caricature envelopes with insert cards (3), one with "Presented with the Christmas Number of the Stamp Collectors Fortnightly, December 15th 1906" printed on the reverse, one insert card sent with the compliments of John Walker & Co, publishers of the envelope, bearing their cachet, also a faked use of this envelope to Italy; Elliot caricature envelopes (3, two with inserts), etc. (24).

Opening GBP 200.00
Sold...GBP 170.00


Closed..Mar-09-2022, 23:59:00 EST
Sold For 170


StampAuctionCentral and StampAuctionNetwork are
Copyright © 1994-2022 Droege Computing Services, Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Back to Top of Page