1841 penny red - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1669 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

Lot 1669 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

Plate 46 QH, four margined example cancelled by London barred oval obliterator showing void centre (without distinct number). Unusual. RPS Cert. 2003.

Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

1841 penny red
Lot 1664 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

Lot 1664 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

1841 1d red brown Pl.20 OF, cancelled by distinctive GREEN MALTESE CROSS, four clear to large margins, tiny thin at upper right side, not mentioned on accompanying clear BPA Cert. 2004. Spec.BS9sd.

Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

1841 penny red
Lot 1665 - 1841 penny red  -  Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

Lot 1665 - 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

1841 1d reds set of numbers in MC cancels on four margin examples, all decent strikes, Cat. £2945. (12)

Corbitts Sale #163 - Day 2

1841 penny red
Lot 1581 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #162

Lot 1581 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #162

1841 penny reds a remaindered accumulation arranged by letterings, mainly 1844 Type cancels 3/4 margins, noted several good four margined with MC cancels etc. (1254)

Corbitts Sale #162

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Lot 1582 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #162

Lot 1582 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #162

Collection of Plated examples on leaves from black Plates set, then what appears to be a complete run through from Pl.12 to Pl.131 followed by a selection of varieties, pmk interest, strips & blocks etc. then a similar range from Alphabet II Plates 132 to 175, 177, plus odd extras incl. strip & pair shades etc. All identified by the vendor. (400+).

Corbitts Sale #162

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Lot 1642 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 1642 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #161

1841 PENNY RED COLLECTION housed on hingeless leaves incl. 71 stamps & 21 covers, most are plated from Pl.1b through to Pl.172, mixed condition but incl. several better. Noted - set of numbers in Maltese Crosses (10 being four margined), set of black plates etc. Total of 10 covers & 161 stamps (incl. 50+ with MC's). Viewing recommended.

Corbitts Sale #161

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Lot 1643 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 1643 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #161

1842-51 Line Engraved covers with Imperf 1d reds incl. 1d post, London receiving houses, Maltese Cross cancels etc - range of shades, blued papers, cancellations. (27)

Corbitts Sale #161

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Lot 1644 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 1644 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #161

1843 July 28th cover to Manchester franked with two 1d reds from Pl.30 HB & GH (just touched) both beautifully cancelled by the rare No. 4 in MC, presumably GH paid a late fee? Very rare use of the No 4 on a multiple franking cover (normally No. 12), dated. (Single No.4 on cover £2000)

Corbitts Sale #161

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Lot 1639 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 1639 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #161

1841 1d Pl.13 OB, Pl. 17 HK, Pl.20 SE, Pl.21 OB, Pl.35 RF - all four margined with black MC, also an updated example PF with four margins cancelled by the distinctive Greenock MC, another lett DC tied to piece by the distinctive Leeds MC just cut into D square at base.

Corbitts Sale #161

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Lot 1645 - Great Britain 1841 penny red -  Corbitts Sale #161

Lot 1645 - Great Britain 1841 penny red - Corbitts Sale #161

1852 1d lake-red Pl.142 QI, superb wide margined example on a lovely neat entire from London to Warwick cancelled by the Inland Office numeral '14' leaving a full clear profile, reverse with blue arrival cds, brilliant quality for this very scarce stamp on cover. Spec B2 (2), RPS Cert (2005)

Corbitts Sale #161

Great Britain 1841 penny red