23 September 1998
-- the collection dated 1826-1922, including 1826 1½d. complete plate proof sheet of twelve in black and red, 1858 Collis Browne's Chlorodyne 3d. plate proof strip of five in black, 1862 Morison's Universal Medicines 1½d. label overprinted "SPECIMEN", 1875 Holloway's Pills and Ointment 1½d. and 3d. essay proofs on printer's card showing "10 AUG 75" handstamp and the designs with ink ammendments, later with a fine group of labels as issued (mostly singles but with some multiples), 1915 "ADDITIONAL MEDICINE DUTY" overprint on K.G.V. 1½d., block of six and "F15" control strip of three, 3d., two strips of three (one from corner of sheet with "F15" control), etc.; mostly good to fine
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