DOUBLE HEADS
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1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen's ear, superb used cancelled 'SALISBURY' leaving the flaw clear. RARE. SG 157 var.
1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Position 2 showing short gash in Queen's ear, hinge remnant at left, very fine mint. RARE. SG 158a var.
crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen’s ear. Very fine fresh mint. Scarce. SG 160a var.
£750
£1,800
£600
Last updated: 22nd February, 2017
2/6
MDH709 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Small paper inclusion below left '2/6' circle now fallen out, fine fresh mint. SG 155 SOLD
AD247 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Deeper heads and the frame towards carmine. Fine mint. SG 155 £225
AD248 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Fine mint. SG 155 £225
RA7235 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Very fine fresh mint with striking deep shades. SG 155 £275
RA9108 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Left marginal, very fine fresh mint. Lovely. SG 155 £300
RA7748 1910 2/6 black and lake, hook headplate. Right marginal, very fine fresh mint. Lovely. SG 155 £300
MDH440 1910 2/6 brownish black and carmine-red, hook headplate. Very fine used cancelled part large (SALISBURY) date not visible. Very scarce. RSC A £475
MDH74 1910 2/6 black and crimson, long gash headplate. Lovely deep shades, very fine fresh mint. SG 155a £265
MDH408 1910 2/6 black and crimson, long gash headplate. Position 46 showing King's extra curl. Very fine fresh mint. SG 155a var. £425
MDH388 1910 2/6 black and crimson, long gash headplate. Showing printer's guide dot lower right, very fine used cancelled light 'VERACITY MINE 22 NOV 1910' datestamp. A rare commercial useage of this printing. SG 155a £450
MDH489 1910 2/6 sepia and crimson, long gash headplate. Vibrant strong shades, hinge remains very fine mint. A lovely stamp. SG 156 £325
RA7549 1910 2/6 sepia and deep crimson, long gash headplate. A very weak impression with numerous lines of shading missing, in particular the King’s hairline, which at first glance appears to show the variety King’s extra curl. Aniline reverse. Very fine fresh mint. SG 156 £325
RA6991 1910 2/6 sepia and deep crimson, long gash headplate. Yellowish heads and strong anilinity on reverse, very fine mint. A lovely stamp. SG 156 £350
RA9549 1910 2/6 sepia and deep crimson, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen's ear, superb fresh mint. Scarce. SG 156 var. £950
MDH544 1910 2/6 sepia and deep crimson, long gash headplate. Position 25 showing lines by King's cheek. Wonderful deep shades with a clear aniline effect of the frame on reverse, very fine fresh mint. Lovely. SG 156 var. £475
AMDH26 1910 2/6 bistre-brown and crimson, mid gash headplate. Position 2 showing mid gash in Queen's ear. Very fine fresh mint, wonderful colours. SG 156a var. £1,450
RA6993 1910 2/6 brown and (aniline) brown-lake (so called 'yellow-brown'), mid gash headplate. Position 2 showing mid gash in Queen's ear. Fine used cancelled with light datestamp at base. RARE. RSC C var. £850
AD253 1910 2/6 deep brown and brown-lake, mid gash headplate. Irregular perfs at left, otherwise superb fresh mint with a very small hinge remnant. RSC E £700
MDH33 1910 2/6 deep brown and brown-lake (non aniline), mid gash headplate. Very fine mint. RSC E £800
MDH545 1910 2/6 deep brown and brown-lake (non aniline), mid gash headplate. Position 2 showing mid gash in Queen's ear, very fine mint. RSC E var. £1,250
MDH710 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Short perf. at base, fine fresh mint. SG 157 £125
AD254 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Deep shades. Fine mint. SG 157 £220
AD256 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Pale shades. Small area of offset on gum, otherwise very fine mint. SG 157 £220
MDH439 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Very fine mint, frame remarkably ‘pink’. SG 157 £285
RA5513 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Very fine mint, frame remarkably ‘pink’. SG 157 £300
RA8545 1910 2/6 (brownish) black and (vermilion) rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Very fine fresh mint, a most unusual shade. SG 157 shade
 
Note: this stamp is quite clearly different from the usual SG 157 family. It is towards the RSC G group, but does not show the vivid UV reaction of that printing.
£375
MDH308 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Position 46 showing King's extra curl. Natural gum pooling as often encountered on the lower portion of the sheets of this printing, very fine mint. SG 157 var. £475
RA2999 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Position 46 showing King's extra curl. Grossly off-centre such that traces of the stamp above appear at top. Very fine mint. SG 157 var.
 
Note: we have yet to encounter any other Double Head so badly perforated.
£480
MDH11 1910 2/6 black and rose-carmine, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen's ear, superb used cancelled 'SALISBURY' leaving the flaw clear. RARE. SG 157 var. £750
3/-
MDH711 1910 3/- green and violet, long gash headplate. Some short perforations at base, fine fresh mint. SG 158 £110
D1116 1910 3/- green and violet, long gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 158 £180
MDH481 1910 3/- green and violet, long gash headplate. Deep shades, very fine mint. SG 158 £200
RA7387 1910 3/- green and violet, long gash headplate. Very fine fresh mint, striking deep shades. A lovely stamp. SG 158 £200
MDH484 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Very fine mint. RSC A £180
MDH54 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Hinge trace, very fine mint. RSC A £200
D1118 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Ink smear at left, very fine mint. RSC A £150
RA7752 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. A weak impression of the heads, particularly the Queen, with numerous lines of shading broken. Striking and unusual. RSC A £220
MDH547 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen's ear. Hinge trace exceptionally fine fresh mint. Uncommon. RSC A var. £475
MDH56 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Superb CTO 'GWELO 6 MAY 1913'. RSC A £175
MDH57 1910 3/- deep bluish green and deep purple, long gash headplate. Block of four superb CTO ‘SALISBURY 17 JUL 11’. RARE. RSC A
 
Note: multiples of this duty in any form are notable rare
£1,200
AD262 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Few irregular perforations, otherwise fine mint. SG 158a £650
RA6998 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Very fine mint. B.P.A. certificate (1983). SG 158a £1,000
RA8933 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Position 2 showing short gash in Queen's ear, hinge remnant at left, very fine mint. RARE. SG 158a var. £1,800
RA5520 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Fine used cancelled ‘SALISBURY 18 DEC 13’, intact colour. SG 158a £350
RA8776 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Very fine used cancelled ‘SALISBURY 30 NOV’, intact colour. A lovely stamp. SG 158a £600
RA9225 1910 3/- bright green and magenta, short gash headplate. Very fine used cancelled part ‘SALISBURY’ datestamp, intact colour. B.P.A. certificate (2011). A lovely stamp. SG 158a £600
5/-
AD264 vermilion and deep green, long gash headplate. Fine mint. SG 159 SOLD
MDH441 vermilion and deep green, long gash headplate. Light shades, fine mint. SG 159 £225
MDH64 vermilion and deep green, long gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 159 SOLD
MDH712 1910 5/- vermilion and deep green, long gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 159 £245
MDH490 scarlet-vermilion and deep green, long gash headplate. Lower left corner position 46 showing King's extra curl. Very fine mint. Lovely. RSC C var. £475
RA6499 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 160 £275
MDH261 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 160 £300
MDH14 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Superb fresh mint. SG 160 £300
MDH69 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Hinge trace superb fresh mint. SG 160 £300
AD271 scarlet and (brighter) pale yellow-green, towards the ‘Apple’, short gash headplate. Position 13 showing part printers’ mark at upper left. Fine mint. SG 160 £275
RA8965 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Very fine CTO. SG 160 £145
MDH67 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Very fine CTO. SG 160 £145
MDH68 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Very fine CTO. SG 160 £145
RA8777 scarlet and pale yellow-green group, short gash headplate. Position 2 showing short gash in Queen’s ear. Some colour run, fine CTO 'BULAWAYO 22 AUG'. SG 160 var. £300
RA8934 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Block of four superb CTO ‘GWELO 6 MAY 1913’. SG 160 £700
RA5264 scarlet and pale yellow-green, short gash headplate. Upper left corner block of four, positions 1-2 / 6-7, 2 showing short gash in Queen’s ear. Superb CTO ‘GWELO’, full gum. Exceptional and RARE. SG 160 £1,800
AD277 crimson and (dull) yellow-green, long gash headplate. Fine mint. SG 160a SOLD
MDH442 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Very fine mint. SG 160a £225
RA7557 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen’s ear. Very fine fresh mint. Scarce. SG 160a var. £600
D1143 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Lovely bright shades. Very fine mint. SG 160a shade £220
MDH13 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Aniline frame, position 45. Very fine mint. SG 160a shade £300
RA2672 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen’s ear. Centred to top, very fine mint, pale shades. Scarce. SG 160a var. £500
RA6503 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Position 2 showing long gash in Queen’s ear. Very fine mint, scarce. SG 160a var. £600
D1147 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Very fine CTO 'BULAWAYO'. SG 160a £110
MDH485 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Very fine CTO 'BULAWAYO'. SG 160a £110
RA8659 crimson and yellow-green, long gash headplate. Position 13 showing full printer’s mark upper left. Superb CTO. SG 160a £180
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