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1906-09 QV 9d Blue, wmk crown A, compound perf 12½ at top & base, 11 at left & right. VFM, left marginal. ACSC T70 cat $150, SG 256b cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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New South Wales: Registered Envelopes with 1880 4d saw-edge seam sizes F&G, 1885 smaller stamp box. 1889 normal envelope type, plus with flaps now at right sizes F&G, & 1894 3d with 'Contractors' imprint. H&G C1, 1a, 2, 4a, 5, 5a & 9. Mostly F-VF UN. (7).AVAILABLE at A$80
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1880s-1950s World inc Tripolitania 1933 Zeppelin set M (SG cat £65), Ruanda-Urundi 1952 Flowers to 20Fr (£40), Monaco 1885 Heads 1c-15c M (£1135) & 40c (£110), French Colonies inc Fezzan (£65), Mauritania (£40), Sudan 1931-39 set (£65), Nyassa 1901 set both M & U (£50), 1921 Surch (2 sets, £90), some early Turkey (65) & some Italy. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1650. (275)AVAILABLE at A$230
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British Commonwealth & European range in green stockbook with Austria inc 1935 Welfare M, 1950 5S, 10S Birds G-FU, Belgium 1949 & 1950 Anti TB sets M/MLH, France 1924 Olympic set M/MLH, Denmark 1912 5K GPO GU, Finland 1940s-50s Red Cross sets G-FU, Italy 1951 Stamp Cent set FU, 1952 Air Conf MUH & FU, British Commonwealth range inc BAT 1977 to 1990s M/MLH. Indian Feudatory States, New Guinea inc 1932-34 BOP undated Airs to 5/- G-FU, 1939 Airs to 5/- M/MLH, Rhodesia inc 1892 Arms to 1/- (2), 1896-97 to 2/- G-FU, Nth Rhodesia inc 1938 to 5/- G-FU, Sth Rhodesia 1924 to 2/- G-FU, Rhodesia& Nyasaland 1954 10/- + £1 prs FU, Sarawak 1948 RSW MLH, Tristan da Cunha 1954 Defins M, St Kitts 1952 & 1954 Defin sets M/MLH, Tonga 1953 Defins M/MLH, Transvaal 1885 to 10/- M/MLH, 1895 to 1/-, 1896 to 2/6 M/MLH & various others. All very messy F-VF. SG cat £2700+ = A$5000. Inspection recommended to discover what the describer missed. (720)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Ceylon: 1872-1969 Mint Collection on album pgs from Portuguese PO archive UPU 'specimen' stamps collection, with 1872-98 QV to 36c. 1885 QV Surch 30c/36c & 15c/16c. 1886 QV Key-type 25c & 28c, 1890s-1940s empty (offered individually). Then 1949-69 appears largely comp inc 1950 Pic set to 1R, 1951-54 set to 10R plus 1958-62 Redrawn set to 10R. All diff. VF fresh M. SG cat £740+. (123).AVAILABLE at A$200
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China - Empire: 1878-95 Privately printed classic collection on old 'tourist sheet' with 1878 Large Dragon set 1ca, 3ca & 5ca. 1885 Small Dragon set 1ca, 3ca & 5ca. 1894 Dowager set 1ca-24ca. Formosa 1888 Horse & Dragon 20c green & red. 1895 Black Flag issue in green, orange & purple. All diff. Most F-VF 'U'. SG cat £9200+ as original. Interesting early forgeries. (20)SOLD at A$100
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Dominican Republic: 1866-1900 Collection inc 1866-74 Tall Arms inc ½r on buff, ½r on rose, ½r on blue, 1r on lilac & 1r on lavender. 1879 Arms set both on white & coloured paper. 1880 Arms rouletted set to 1P no network. 1881 Arms rouletted set to 1P with network. 1883 Surch to 5Fr/1p inc with & w/o network, plus tall figures with & w/o network. 1885-91 Arms 2 numeral set to 2P. 1895-97 Arms 4 numeral set to 10c. 1899-1900 Columbus Fund to 2P inc 10c tete-beche strip of 3 & 1P perf & imperf. 1891 UPU & diag Cross opt selection to 1P. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1100+ = $2000+. (85) (P)SOLD at A$400
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Falkland Islands: 1869-1902 classic Mint QV inc 1869-76 black rectangular Frank. 1878-79 QV 1d, 4d & 6d no wmk. 1882-91 QV 1d & 4d wmk crown CA upright plus 1d shade. 1885-91 QV 1d wmk crown CA sideways. 1891 Bisect ½d on 1d. 1891-1902 QV to 1/-, plus 1d & 4d shades & 6d wmk reversed. 1898 QV 2/6 blue. All diff plus shades. Mostly G-VF M/UN. SG cat £4600+ = A$8200+. (20) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Indian States - Faridkot & Nabha: 1885-1940s collection on leaves inc Faridkot 1886 QV set to both 1R inc shades. Officials 1886 to 1R cat £650+. Nabha inc 1885 QV 1a & 2a, 1885 red opt inc 4a, 1885-97 black opt to both 1R. 1903-09 KEVII to 1R inc shades, 1913 KGV to 1R. 1927-36 to 5R. 1938 KGVI to 10R. 1940-43 to 12a. Officials inc 1885 to 1R green & carmine, black opt 1903-06 to 1R. 1940-43 KGVI to 5R. Mostly F-VF M/MLH, some U. SG cat £2380 = A$4300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$650
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Indian States - Gwalior: 1885-1944 collection inc 1885-97 QV red opt ½a & 1R. 1885-97 black opt to 5R, 1895-1901 QV Service native script opt set to 1R. 1903-11 KEVII set to 2R. 1912-13 KGV to 5R plus Service opt to 2R. 1938-48 KGVI to 25R plus Service opts to 10R. 1942-45 KGVI Blank background set to 12a. Almost all F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £750+. (260) (P)SOLD at A$275
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Indian States - Gwalior 1885-1949 collection on leaves inc 1885 QV ½a, 1a & 2a, 1885 red opts inc 4a 15mm opt & both 1R, 1885-97 15mm to 5R, 14mm opt to 5R. 1903-11 14mm opt to 1R, 13mm to 5R, 1912-14 to 5R, 1928-36 to 25R, 1938-48 to 25R, 1949 Alizah print opt inc 12a pr. SG 137. Officials inc 1885-96 to 1R, 1927-35 inc 1R-10R, 1942-47 inc 2R, 5R & 10R & others. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £4450 = A$8100. (226) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Indian States - Jind: 1885-1943 collection inc 1886 QV Red opt 1R grey, 1886-89 QV Black opts to 1R, 1903-09 KEVII opt set to 1R, 1927-37 KGV opts to 5R, 1937-38 KGVI Pic opts to 15R inc 2R & 15R blks of 4, 1941-43 KGVI Blank Background set, 1941-43 'JIND' opts to 25R. Service inc 1885 JEEND opt QV 1a & 2a, 1885 vert opt QV 1a, variety 'SER ICE' instead of 'SERVICE' & 1937-40 KGVI to 2R. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1900+ = A$3500+. (190) (P)SOLD at A$650
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Indian States - Jind: 1885-1943 collection on leaves inc 1885 to 2a, 1885 opt 'JEEND' ½a, SG 7. 1886-96 to 1R, 1903-09 to 1R, 1947-27 to 5R, 1927-37 to 10R, 1937-38 to 15R, 1941-43 to 25R. Official inc 1885 ½a to 2a, 1886 red opt 'JHIND' ½a & 2a, 1886-1902 to 1R, 1914-27 to 5R, 1922-37 to 10R, 1937-40 to 10R plus others, 1939-43 inc 1R-10R. Mostly G-VF M/MLH, few U. SG cat £3350 = A$6000+. (190) (P)SOLD at A$1000
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Indian States - Nabha: 1885-1945 Collection inc 1885 vert opt QV set to 1R. 1885-97 opt QV inc 2R, 3R & 5R, plus Service opt set to 1R. Also 1a6p, error 'ABHA instead of NABHA'. 1903-09 KEVII opt set to 1R plus blks. 1938 KGVI Pic opt set to 25R. 1941-45 KGVI blank background set to 12a. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3600+ = A$6400+. Valuable collection. (165) (P)SOLD at A$1100
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Indian States - Patiala: 1884-1946 collection inc 1884 QV vert opt ½a-8a plus Service opt ½a & 1a. 1885 Puttialla State opt to 1R plus ½a & 2a, error 'AUTTIALLA' instead of 'PATTIALLA' plus 1a opt in red & black & 2a, 8a & 1R h/s REPRINT. 1891-96 PATIALA STATE opt QV to 2R & 1891-1900 Service opts to 1R inc both 1R in blks of 4. 1903-06 KEVII to 6a plus Service opt to 1R. 1928-34 KGV opt to 2R plus Service opt to 1R. 1937-38 KGVI Pic opt to 1R plus Service opt to 5R. Telephone opt 1886 QV 4a (3) on large piece. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1950+ = A$3500+. (320) (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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Indian States - Patiala: 1884-1940s collection on leaves inc 1884 QV to 4a & 1R, 1885 red & black opts inc variety 'Auttalia' on ½a (red), 1a (blk), 2a (red), 1891-96 to 1R, 2R & 3R, 1903-06 to 1R, 1912-26 to 5R, 1928-34 Defs, 1937 to 15R, 1940 to 12a. Also Officials inc 1913-26 to 2R, 5R, 1939-44 Defs & others. Mainly F-VF M/MLH few UN/U. SG cat £2900 = A$5300. (195) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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Iran Collection: 1868-1950 (some later) on old pgs, appears near comp to 1930 M/U inc 1st issues Lions (20, SG cat £3400), basically comp ex 2sh black, 1Kr yellow, 5Kr & 1To, 1876-81 sets (£290), 1885 opt set (£160), 1897-1902 long set of 32 (£140), 1900 opt prs (£520), Provisoire opts to 50Kr (£840). 1902 Type-set issues opt (SG cat £2000+), 1909 Arms set (£200), 1911 'Relais' opt set M/U (£520), 1912 Official opt set (£130) etc, wide range of opts, Officials, Parcel Post, Airmail opts etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £15,000 = A$27,000+. Not checked for reprints etc but this has been more than allowed for in our reserve. (700+)SOLD at A$1700
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Korea - Empire: 1885-1903 privately printed classic collection on old 'tourist sheet' with 1885 5m rose & 10m blue. 1895-98 Arms set 5p-50p plus unissued 25m 50m & 100m. 1897 Surch set 5p-50p. 1900 Additional character surch 1 on 25p & 1 on 5p. 1902 Jubilee 3Ch. 1902-03 large character surch set 5p-50p. All diff. SG would cat £11,000+ for originals. Interesting early forgeries. (20)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Liberia: 1860-1905 Collection inc 1860-69 Liberty 6c, 12c & 24c. 1880 Liberty New Colours set to 24c. 1881 View 3c black. 1882-89 Numeral set 8c & 16c. 1885 Numeral & Ship set to 32c. 1892-96 Pictorial & Portraits to $5. 1894 Triangle 5c. 1897-1905 Pics to 50c Officials. 1892 Pictorial & Portraits to $5. 1894 OS opts to $1 plus Triangle imperf & roul. 1898-1905 Pictorials to 50c. Postage Due 1892 opt Numeral set 3c & 6c. 1893 set to 40c. Registration stamps 1893 Monrovia (10c) black. 1894 10c Surch set. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN, sl mixed in parts. Sc cat US$565. (90)SOLD at A$150
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Monaco: 1885-1980 Ex dealer's stock. 1885 Prince to 40c inc M & U, 1891-1921 Albert to 5Fr, 1929 Surch set, 1929-33 Pics to 10Fr, 1947 Air se-tenant strip of 3, 1949-50 UPU set. Good coverage of 1950s-70s. 1980 Europa sheetlets. Also Postal Stationery envelopes & Airletters from 1890s. Most F-VF M/MUH/U, post 1950 being mostly VF fresh MUH. Nearly all diff. SG cat £6200+ = A$11,000+. Dealer's retail $4500+. (1500)AVAILABLE at A$750
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Netherlands Colonies collection 1870-1970 in Davo illustrated album. Inc Netherlands Indies 1870-1947 inc 1870 King William to 2G50, 1900 Surch to 2½G, 1912 2½G slate on blue paper G/FU. 1915 Red Cross set, 1930 Child Welfare set M/MLH & other 1930s Charity sets, 1933 Queen set G-FU, 1948 Dues set M/MLH & others cat £500. Netherlands New Guinea 1950-62 inc 1950 Defs MLH/MUH (1G-5G MUH), West New Guinea, 1962 UNTEA opt set mostly MUH cat £350+. Suriname 1885-1975 inc some earlies M/U, 1928 Medical Foundation set M/MLH, 1945 Queen to 2G50 G/FU, 1950 Cancer Research set M/MLH, 1953-55 Defs inc 1955 Animals M/sheet M/MLH, 1953 Sports Week set M/MLH, later Child Welfare sets & M/sheets MLH & MUH. Some back of book inc Airmails M/MLH & others cat £1000. A good collection. Condition of some a bit varied, largely F-VF. Total cat £1850+ = A$3400. (1050 & 15 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Nevis: 1862-90 QV Collection inc 1862 Medicinal Springs 1d, 4d rose & 6d perf 13. 1867-76 Medicinal Springs 1d, 4d & 1/- perf 15. 1871-78 Medicinal Springs 1d, 4d & 1/- lithographed. 1879-80 QV 1d mauve, wmk crown CC. 1882-90 QV to 1/- inc 6d green (1/- opt SPECIMEN). 1885 Bisect ½d on 1d. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £1650+ = A$3000+. (20) (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Portuguese Colonies - Macao: 1884-1903 Collection inc 1884 Crown to 300R, plus 1885 New Colours to 80R. 1884 '800 Reis' opt in circle on 100R. 1885 Surch set 5R/25R to 20R/50R diag surch. 1885 Surch set 5/25R & 10/50R. 1887 Surch set 5R/80R to 20R/80R. 1887 5R/100R & 10R/200R. 1887 Opt Fiscal stamps 5R/60R, 10R/10R, 10R/60R & 40R/20R, all with value tablets attached.1888 Embossed to 300R. 1892 30/200R. 1894 New Currency opt to 47a/300R. 1894 Figures to 300R. 1898 400th Anniv to 24a. 1898-1903 Carlos to 78a, plus New Colours. 1892-93 Newspaper opt to 2½ on 80r. 1893 Newspaper 2½r & 1894 ½a on 2½R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, sl mixed in parts. SG cat £4100+ = A$7350+. Many scarce stamps. (101) (P)SOLD at A$600
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St Vincent: 1861-99 QV collection mid 1861-69 QV to 1/- no wmk inc shades & perfs with 1d (3), 4d, 6d (4), 1/ grey (3), 1/- blue (2) & 1/- brown. 1871-81 QV to 1/- wmk small Star inc 1d black (2), 1d green, 4d blue, 6d green (2 shades), 1/- brown (3) & 1/- orange. Also 1881 ½d orange, 1d drab & 4d blue. 1881 'ONE PENNY' opt QV 6d green. 1882-83 1d drab, 2½d on 1d & 4d, wmk crown CA. 1885 1d on 2½d on 1d. 1885-83 QV & Badge to 5/-. 1890 2½d on 4d. 1890-93 2½d & 5d. 1897 3d on 1d. 1899 QV Tablet to 5/- (5/- opt SPECIMEN). All diff inc shades, wmks & perfs. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2750+ = A$4900+. (57) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1885-86 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, perf 12. F-VF M. SG 241b cat £300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1885-86 'POSTAGE' blue opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW s/ways, perf 12. F-VF fresh M. SG 241b cat £300 (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1885-86 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW, perf 12. Superb fresh M. SG 241b cat £300+. Rare so nice. BPA photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1885-95 'OS' serifed opt QV 5/- purple & green Stamp Duty opt POSTAGE in black, perf 11, wmk NSW sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. Superb fresh CTO, with MLH gum, NSW ovals pmks. SG unlisted as unissued with OS opt. Rare as only 158 sold. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1885-95 'OS' serifed opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty opt POSTAGE in blue, perf 10, wmk NSW sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. CTO, 'GPO' ovals pmk, small tear at top. SG O37b(var) normal cat £3000. Very rare with GPO pmk as only 50 made thus. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1885 'One Rupee Twelve Cents' opt QV 2R50c dull rose, perf 12½x14. VF fresh M. SG 176 cat £110. (P)SOLD at A$90
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1885 'POSTAGE & REVENUE FIVE CENTS' opt QV 4c rosy-mauve, Sperati Forgery, printed on genuine paper & with genuine opt! from which design of another cheaper stamp was bleached out, & with genuine pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU, barred oval pmk. SG 177 see footnote. Very dangerous forgery that previously fooled experts. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1885 'Postage & Revenue FIVE CENTS' opt QV 24c brown-purple Sperati Forgery printed on genuine paper & with genuine opt from which design of another cheaper stamp was bleached out, & with genuine barred oval pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU. SG 182 cat £500 for normal. Very dangerous forgery that fooled experts. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1885 QV Surch set 5c/8c-1R12 on 2R50, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 187-93s cat £1300 & much undercatalogued. Extremely rare as only 100 sets printed & most remain in various postal archive collections. Certificate can be obtained on request. (7) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
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1885-88 Small Dragon 3ca mauve, perf 11½-12. Superb M, perfect centring. Sc 14, SG 14 cat £325. (P)SOLD at A$140
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1885-1911 Collection inc 1885 Small Dragon 1ca & 3ca. 1897 Surcharge 10c on 12ca, large numeral, 2½mm spacing. 1897 Surch to 10c on 12ca, large numerals, 1½mm spacing. 1897 Imperial Chinese Post to 30c. 1898 Coiling Dragon, Carp & Goose to $2. 1905-10 New colours to 10c. 1904 Postage Due opt set to 10c. 1904 Postage Due set to 30c. 1911 Postage Due 1c. Almost all diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1850 = A$3300+. (59)SOLD at A$500
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1885-91 QV 1d pale claret, wmk crown CA sideways. VF fresh MUH, UL cnr marginal. SG 7 cat £95 for M, should be at least double, £190 MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Egypt-Sudan: 1885 Use of 1884 GB QV 2½d lilac with 'British Army Post Office Egypt AP 16 85' cds. SG ZA8 cat £225. Rare usage from Suakin during Gordon Relief expedition. (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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Egypt-Sudan: 1885 Use of 1884 GB QV 2½d lilac vert pr with 'British Army Post Office Egypt MY 6 85' cds. SG ZA8 cat £450. Rare usage from Suakin during Gordon Relief expedition. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Egypt-Sudan: 1885 Use of 1884 GB QV 5d green with 'British Army Post Office Egypt MY 21 85' cds. SG ZA9 cat £500. Rare usage from Suakin during Gordon Relief expedition. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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India: 1885 Cover franked GB QV 1d lilac (16 cnr dots) with m/s 'Stamped' across stamps, tied by 'M-6 2' barred square pmks. To England with 'Hyderabad Deccan Haufzulgunj 30 MAR 85' cds & b/s of Bombay & Norwich arrival. Rare usage from a British soldier using up stamps that he had brought with him. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1885 ' 1 DOLLAR' opt QV 96c grey-olive. MLH, sl blemishes. SG 42 cat £750. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Patiala: Postal Stationery Postcards 1885 Puttialla State only opt QV ¼a, some with Arms opt, Patiala State opt ¼a, KGVI ½a & 9p double reply cards. Envelopes 1885 red opt on ½a U, KGVI 1½a on cream & buff stock. Registered Envelopes 1891 opt QV 2a (2). Generally F-VF UN, 1 envelope U. H&G 4, 9, 11, 31, 35, B3, 15, C2. (10)SOLD at A$70
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Sungei Ujong: 1885-90 'SUNGEI UJONG' opt QV 2c pale rose, opt type 25. VFU, red pmk. SG 40 cat £150. (P)SOLD at A$90
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1885-96 QV ½d dull green, variety 'slash' flaw. Superb U. SG 20a cat £70+. (P)AVAILABLE at A$40
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1885-96 QV 1d carmine, variety 'slash' flaw. VFU. SG 21a cat £60. (P)AVAILABLE at A$30
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1885-93 Arms ½d to 10/-. VF MUH. SG 175-186 cat £110 for M, should be at least double, £220 MUH. (12). (P)SOLD at A$160