Special & Selected (Line Engraved Imperfs)

Discover Excellence in Philately with Albany Stamps

Welcome to our exclusive Special & Selected category, where philatelists and collectors with a discerning eye will find fantastic treasures. This curated collection offers a journey into the world of exceptional stamps. Here, you'll discover rare Unmounted Mint stamps, stamps adorned with unique and exceptional Postmark cancellations, and stamps recognized as rare and valuable variants by the esteemed Stanley Gibbons catalogue.

Albany Stamps' Quality Guarantee

All items found in the Special & Selected category are individually scanned so the item you choose is the one you actually receive. We endeavour to ensure the item you receive meets your expectations, leaving you 100% satisfied with the product and the service.

Product Grading

Please refer to the following grading acronyms in relation to this category.

  • UM = Unmounted mint.
  • FMM = Fine Mounted Mint.
  • AMM = Average Mounted Mint, will have some defect.
  • VFU = Very Fine Used, with a very light postmark.
  • FU = Fine Used, with moderate postmark.
  • GU = Good Used, with heavier postmark.
  • AU = Average Used, slight defect such as poor cancel, pulled perf or small snagged corner.
  • SF = Stamp with faults, such as trimmed perfs, thinned, small tear.
SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue Pair - CA & CB, Plate 3, 4 Margins on Both

SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue Pair - CA & CB, Plate 3, 4 Margins on Both

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1841 Two Penny Blue - MH, Plate 3, 3½ Margins - Intriguing Inking Error

1841 Two Penny Blue - MH, Plate 3, 3½ Margins - Intriguing Inking Error

£39.95
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1841 Penny Red - CA, Plate 36,  3½ Margins, Very Fine Black Maltese Cross (North West 10 O'clock Ray Flaw)

1841 Penny Red - CA, Plate 36, 3½ Margins, Very Fine Black Maltese Cross (North West 10 O'clock Ray Flaw)

£25.00
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1841 Penny Red - NB, Plate 47, 3½ Margins, Very Fine Black Maltese Cross

1841 Penny Red - NB, Plate 47, 3½ Margins, Very Fine Black Maltese Cross

£20.00
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SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - QD, Plate 4, 3½ Margins - Irregularly Pale Shading

SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - QD, Plate 4, 3½ Margins - Irregularly Pale Shading

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SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - TI, Plate 3, 3 Very Large Margins - Irregularly Dark Navy Blue

SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - TI, Plate 3, 3 Very Large Margins - Irregularly Dark Navy Blue

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SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - QK, Plate 3, 2 Margins - Extremely Dark, Almost Black

SOLD! 1841 Two Penny Blue - QK, Plate 3, 2 Margins - Extremely Dark, Almost Black

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