Great Britain

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GBK032: Great Britain
1900 1s green & carmine handstamped ULTRAMAR in blue ~ no gum and colour suffused as usual otherwise fine ~ SG214
Price £100
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GBL022: Great Britain
1887 Government Parcels 1½d purple & green strip of 3 as distributed by the UPU ~ handstamped SPECIMEN type GB9 ~ a very scarce multiple ~ SG L22s ~ cat from 3×£300
Price £525
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GBNC09: Great Britain
1929 PUC £1 overprinted 'SPECIMEN' type GB23 in red ~ SG spec NCom9s ~ cat £2750 ~ gum removed to prevent the usual toning
Price £975
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GBQ002a: Great Britain
1941 ½d, 1d, 2d, 2½d, 3d pale colours (the 1½d was issued in 1942) each in a strip of three affixed to parts of archive sheet and cancelled 3-line SPÉCIMEN / COLLECTION / MAURITANIE ~ UNIQUE items from the Mauritania Post Office UPU specimen collection that prove that these stamps were sent to the UPU for distribution to other members. SG 485, 486, 488-490.
Price £750
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GBQ002b: Great Britain
1941 ½d, 1d, 1½d, 2d pale colours each handstamped AMOSTRA in green by the Portuguese Postal Authorities before sending to one of the Portuguese Colonies. SG 485-8 var.
BPA cert (1992).
Price £400
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GBQ028: Great Britain
1939 1s overprinted SPECIMEN type GB23 ~ SG Spec Q28s ~ cat £150
Price £150
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GBQ029a: Great Britain
1939-42 2s6d brown, 2s6d green, 5s red, 10s dark blue, 10s ultramarine all handstamped SPECIMEN type GB23 before sending to the UPU for distribution to other members. SG Spec Q29s, Q30t, Q31t, Q32s, Q33t
cat £1700
Price £1,000
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GBQ029b: Great Britain
1939-41 2s6d brown, 2s6d green, 5s red, 10s dark blue all handstamped SPECIMEN type GB23 before sending to the UPU for distribution to other members. Each in a strip of three affixed to parts of archive sheet and cancelled 3-line SPÉCIMEN / COLLECTION / MAURITANIE.
UNIQUE items from the Mauritania Post Office UPU specimen collection.
SG Spec Q29s, Q30t, Q31t, Q32s
cat £3900+++
Price £4,500
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GBQ031: Great Britain
1939 5s overprinted SPECIMEN type GB23 ~ SG Spec Q31t ~ cat £275
Price £175
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GBQ033: Great Britain
1942 10s ultramarine strip of 3 overprinted SPECIMEN type GB23 ~ no gum but a very rare multiple ~ SG 478a Spec Q33t ~ cat 3×£400
Price £750
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GBQC02: Great Britain
1940 Centenary of First Adhesive Stamps set of 6 each in a strip of three affixed to parts of archive sheet and cancelled 3-line SPÉCIMEN / COLLECTION / MAURITANIE ~ UNIQUE items from the Mauritania Post Office UPU specimen collection that prove that these stamps were sent to the UPU for distribution to other members. SG479-484.
Price £1,250
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GBQC11a: Great Britain
1948 £1 Silver Wedding overprinted CANCELLED and punched with three 4.5mm holes type 34P ~ SG QCom11t ~ cat £650
Price £450
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GBQC11b: Great Britain
1948 £1 Silver Wedding overprinted CANCELLED and punched with three 4.5mm holes type 34P ~ SG QCom11t ~ cat £650
Price £450
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GBR018: Great Britain
1924 postage due 2s6d SPECIMEN type 23 [UPU] ~ SG R18s ~ cat £55
Price £75
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