King George V Key Plates - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1273 - King George V Key Plates Togo - Regular Issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1273 - King George V Key Plates Togo - Regular Issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Togo: Specialised study on leaves, mint singles and multiples almost all with plate nos. between 1 and 8 incl. 1915 (May) local overprints to 1s. (8), 2s. pair incl. 1/2d. to 2s. small “F” varieties, 1916-20 London overprints to 1s. (7), , 2s., 2s.6d. (2), 5s. (4), 10s. (corner marginal) and 20s. (marginal with plate no. 5), etc. with shades and papers, mainly fine. (103) Photo.
[Proposed price: £350-400]

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King George V Key Plates Togo - Regular Issues
Lot 1268 - King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1268 - King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Seychelles: 1917-22 Watermark Mult. Crown CA, 2r.25 yellow-green and violet, lower right corner marginal mint block of twenty-four (6 x 4) with plate no. 5, hinged in one and in margin only, mainly fine. S.G. 96, cat. £1,200+. Photo.
[Proposed price: £600-700]

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King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues
Lot 1263 - King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1263 - King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Saint Lucia: 1916 “WAR TAX” mint selection comprising (June) local overprint carmine-red rare plate no. 1 single (it is thought that possibly only two or three sheets were printed from plate 1. See “The War Tax Stamps of the British Empire, First World War, The West Indies” by John G.M. Davis (RPSL, 2009), page 285) showing inverted albino impression of “TAX” overprint in lower margin, 1d. scarlet plate no. 3 block of four with inverted albino overprints in upper margin, (Sept.) 1d. scarlet block of eighteen, plate no. 5 blocks of six (2), block of four and single, chiefly fine with most unmounted. (40)
[Proposed price: £200-250]

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King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues
Lot 1258 - King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1258 - King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Nigeria: 1921-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA, 1/2d. green die I/die II mint interpanneau block of four, hinged on one, light bends in horizontal gutter otherwise fine. S.G. 15c, cat. £950. Photo.
[Proposed price: £400-500]

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King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues
Lot 1269 - King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1269 - King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Seychelles: 1921-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA, 2c. to 5r. set less 1928 4c., all overprinted “SPECIMEN” (Samuel type D12 or D16) and in a constructed block of four, mainly fine with gum. (92) Ex Koh-I-Noor. S.G. 98s-101s, 103s-123s. Photo.
[Proposed price: £1000-1200]

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King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues
Lot 1264 - King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1264 - King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Saint Lucia: 1921-30 Watermark Mult. Script CA mint study of printings on leaves with over 60 individual plate numbers from plate nos. 1 to 28, with shades etc. comprising 1/2d. (71), 1d. (30, three rose-carmine), 11/2d. (5), 2d. (5), 21/2d. blue (10, incl. plate no. 10 and 20 blocks of four), 3d. blue (8), 3d. on yellow (30, incl. plate no. 21 block of twelve and single on pale yellow), 4d. (6), 6d. (27), 1s. (19), 5s. plate no. 11 (2) and 21 singles, mainly fine. (215)
[Proposed price: £800-1000]

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King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues
Lot 1259 - King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues -  Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Lot 1259 - King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Nigeria: 1921-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA, 1d. rose-carmine die I/die II mint interpanneau vertical pair, lightly hinged, folded through horizontal gutter otherwise fine. S.G. 16c, cat. £425. Photo.
[Proposed price: £200-250]

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King George V Key Plates nigeria - regular issues

Lot 1270 - King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Seychelles: 1921-32 Watermark Mult. Script CA 1r. dull purple and red plate no. 23 reversion to die I complete mint sheet of 120 with sheet no. 057, some minor backing paper adhesions and bends, heavy and light, otherwise mainly fine unmounted and very scarce. S.G. 119a, cat. £1,440+.
[Proposed price: £400-600]

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King George V Key Plates seychelles - regular issues

Lot 1265 - King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Saint Lucia: 1921-30 Watermark Mult. Script CA 1d. rose-carmine die II, plate no. 10 and 3d. dull blue plate 11, complete mint sheets of 120, panes separated, a few bends otherwise mainly fine unmounted. (240) S.G. 92, 99a, cat. £2,520+.
[Proposed price: £700-800]

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King George V Key Plates Saint Lucia: The Property of Other Vendors - Regular Issues

Lot 1260 - King George V Key Plates saint helena - regular issues - Grosvenor Auctions Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Saint Helena: Selection comprising 1912 4d. and 6d. overprinted “SPECIMEN”, the others mint comprising 1912 4d. (13, incl. two plate no. blocks of four), 6d. (7, incl. plate no. pair), 1913 4d. and 6d. plate no. singles, also 1908-11 21/2d. single, 5s. pair and block of four, each with plate no., mainly fine. (31)
[Proposed price: £180-200]

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King George V Key Plates saint helena - regular issues