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1922-30 3d red & green Ash imprint blk of 4, (N/N) with broken frame variety, 3rd wmk, perf 14. VF 2MLH/2MUH. SG D95. ACSC D109zba cat $275.AVAILABLE at A$50
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Victoria: 1850-1913 Collection/accumulation inc 1850-57 QV Halflength 1d, 2d & 3d. 1852-54 Queen on Throne 2d plus 1856 1d & 1858 6d. 1854-55 Woodblock 6d & 2/-, imperf. 1858-63 QV Emblems inc imperf & rouletted. 1860-66 QV Beaded Ovals to 6d. 1863-73 QV Laureates to 1/-. Later 1870s-90s QV to 2/- inc M & U, wmks, shades etc. 1886-96 Allegorical Figure 1/6 blue. 1901-10 QV Postage to 5/- wmk V crown & 1905-13 to 5/- wmk crown A. Also 1880s-1900 Postal Stationery inc postcards, envelopes, lettercards & wrappers. Mostly F-VF M/U, mixed in earlies & some parts. SG cat £4300+ = A$7500+. (550 plus 30 stationery). (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Victoria: 1886-1913 Mint inc 1886-1901 Stamp Duty to 1/6 inc wmks. 1900 Boer War Charity set (SG cat £460). 1901-13 QV Postage to 5/- inc wmks. 1890-94 Postage Due 1/- & 2/-. 1895-1909 Postage Due to 10d. Mostly F-VF fresh M. SG cat £1200+ = A$2100+. (54) (P)SOLD at A$350
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Victoria: 1901-12 QV 6d green (200), 4d olive (400), 3d yellow-brown (100) SG cat £700 as cheapest. Also 1886 QV 4d rose-red (100), total SG £850. Unchecked by us. (800)SOLD at A$475
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Victoria: Melbourne Duplex pmk collection 1861-95 in 2 vols. Vol One no.1-10 to Dec 1880 with good coverage of all 12 codes A-Z on a wide range of stamps inc Emblems 2d (6), 1861 beaded ovals 4d (20 inc 8 prs), 6d black QV (8), 2/- green QV (2, cat £100), 1860s-70s Laureates (90) to 1/- inc 2d prs (3) & 4d prs (7) & 1873-80 QV 1d, 2d Sidefaces. Some sl mixed condition (selected for quality of pmks) SG cat £750 as cheapest (175 stamps). Also 1860s-70s covers (20) again with wide variety of numbers & codes plus arrival cds in Red on reverse of inwards mail from NSW. Then Vol Two no.1-26 (330 cancels) 1881-95 with cancel variations inc missing numbers (9), inc K on 1886 cover & Emergency no.23Y (1890), 24A (1891), 25X (part strike), 26 O, S & X (1892). Plenty of room for expansion, still a difficult assembly with some very scarce cancels. (500 & 23 covers) (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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1865-1890s Norway Local Posts collection of Town Bypost issues on pgs with good coverage of many towns. Alesund 1884 monogram set. Bergen 1868 Numeral 2s red. Christiansund 1878-89 range inc 1878 Andressen to 7o, 1887 Numeral 5o set perf & set to 10o imperf. Holmestrand 1888 Pictorial set, Kragero 1886 Island set. Drummen 1887 Bird 5o, Hammerfest 1888 Pictorial set. Trondheim 1865-70 Monogram range inc types & opt, 1872-77 Numeral range inc shades, printings & surcharges. 1877-78 New Design numeral range to 8o inc shades. Tonsberg 1884-85 Castle range to 20o inc perf & imperf. Tromso 1882 Reindeer range to 8o. Mostly F-VF M/U. Very scarce & seldom offered with so many towns represented. (114).AVAILABLE at A$600
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1872-90 Denmark Local Posts: Collection of Town Bypost issues on pgs. Aalborg 1885 Numeral set 3o & 5o plus shades, 1886 Surch range to 5o, 1886 Town Arms to 5o, plus 1o-5o imperf, 1886 Arms to 50o, 1886 Dated Surch set. Aarhus 1885 Numeral 5o. Horsens 1883 Large numeral 3o, 1886-87 Numerals to 10o inc thin & thick numerals. Randers 1887 Knight values to 8o, opt Holte 1872 Numeral 2s. Svendborg 1887 Arms set to 10o. Veile 1887 Pigeon set to 10o. Viborg 1887-88 Arms set to 10o. Kolding 1887 Castle 3o. Copenhagen 1880-83 Arms to 10o. 1885 Arms 15o. Odense 1886 to 2o. Mostly diff inc shades. Most F-VF M/U. Very scarce offering. (127).AVAILABLE at A$500
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Antigua: 1880-1924 Postcards with 1880 QV ½d brown (2) inc U 1886 to GB with full message, 1d U to Germany, 1d double Reply (separated), 1½d double Reply uprated & registered to Germany, Arms ½d & 1d U with message to St Kitts, 1d double Reply (2) U to St Kitts with message & to Switzerland, & KGV ½d opt SPECIMEN. Generally F-VF UN, unless noted. (10).AVAILABLE at A$80
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Belgian Congo: 1886-1900 inc 1886 King to 5Fr. 1887 'Colis Postaux FR 3.50' opt King Fr. 1887-94 King to 10Fr inc 5Fr violet opt SPECIMEN 1887, 'Colis Postaux Fr 3.50' opt King 5Fr violet no frame plus 1889 5Fr violet opt with frame, flts. 1894-1900 Pictorials to 10Fr. All diff, couple doubtful items. Mostly F-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £4650+ = A$8300+. (31). (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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British Commonwealth QV-KGV collection with Jamaica QV inc 1860 to 1/- (3) G/FU, 2d Rose UN, 1870 wmk CC/CA to 1/- both M & G/FU, Guernsey 1941-44 Occup ½d (33), 1d, 2½d (40 ea) G/FU, St Christopher 1870-90 QV, St Helena 1861-1900 inc 1861 perf 6d blue (2) GU, 1886-80 wmk CC to 1/- with extras, 1884-94 to 4d brown M, others & extras M/U, Trinidad QV range 1862 to 1/- G/FU, Turks Island 1867 1d UN, various others, some mixed condition, but many F-VF cat £2600 = A$4700. (860)SOLD at A$325
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British Levant, Middle East & Morocco Agencies: 1880-1960 Ex dealer's stock in binder. Aden 1937 Dhow to 1R M. 1939-49 KGVI Pic to 10R. 1951 Decimal Surch KGVI Pic set to 10S. British Levant 1880 GB Used in Constantinople ½d & 2½d. Morocco Agencies 1898-99 opt QV to 2P. 1886 Gibraltar QV 1d used in Tangier. 1903-07 KEVII to 2/6. French Currency 1914-34 KGV opt to 3Fr. Also British Levant & Morocco Agencies KGV-KGVI inc strips & blks MUH. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. SG STC £950+ some years ago with current value sure to be higher. (1650+)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Bulgaria: 1897-1985 Collection in s/book & hagner binder. Noted 1879 5c, 50c, 1Fr, 1881 to 50St, 1884 Surch 3/10St, 5/30St, 15/25St, 1927 & 37 Airs sets, 1933 Games to 10L, post-war solid range with a good thematic Flora & Fauna, Space sets. BoB inc Postage Dues 1886 5st orange imperf & other contemporary Dues. 1901 set, 1895 Surch 30st/50st perf & imperf. Album of extras & multiples inc 1901 Pr Frederich 1L, 2L, 3L in blks of 4, plus Romania (cat £220). Small collection 1879-1970. Various other earlier with expected mixed condition, later mostly F-VF. Practically all diff. Total SG cat £3800 = A$7000+. (2700 + 30 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$500
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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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Colombia: Collection 1860-1984 in album. 1860 Arms 5c. 1862-63 Arms 5c & 10c. 1865 Arms to 1P plus shades. 1879 Cali Provisionals 20c & 50c. 1881 Liberty set plus shades. 1868-70 Arms set to 1P plus shades. 1869-70 Triangle blk of 4. 1870-77 Arms high val 5P & 10P plus shades. 1870-74 Arms set to 25c plus blks & shades. 1883-86 Arms set to 10P plus imprints & blks. 1886-88 Republic Arms set to 10P. 1903-04 Portrait & Arms set to 10P. 1935 Olympic set to 50c -then largely comp to 1984. Useful Airmails inc 1932-33 Pictorial set to 5P. 1941 Pictorial set to 5P. SCADTA Airs, Avianca 1950 'A' opt pictorial set to 5P & Lansa 1950 'L' opt Pictorial set to 5P, plus 1951 Pictorial set to 5P -Airs then appears comp to 1984. Registration stamps from 1870 inc 1889 range inc shades & imperf. States inc Antioquia, Carthagena, Cundinamarca & Bogota etc. Almost all diff inc shades, types etc. Mostly F-VF M/U, majority post 1960 being VF fresh MUH. SG cat £5200+ = A$9500+. Rarely offered country. (1650)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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Gibraltar: 1886-98 inc 1886 opt QV Bermuda ½d-6d. 1886-87 ½d, 1d & 2½d. 1889 Surch 25 Centimos on 2½d. 1889-96 QV to 1P. 1898 Sterling Currency to 1/-. All diff. Mostly G-VFU, mixed condition. SG cat £540+. (22).SOLD at A$120
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Grenada: 1861-1911 Classic collection inc 1861-62 QV Chalon 1d & 6d no wmk. 1863-81 QV Chalon 1d & 6d wmk star inc shades & perfs. 1875 'POSTAGE ONE SHILLING' opt Chalon. 1881 surch to 4d. 1883 'POSTAGE' opt Chalon 1d, plus diag bisected 1d. 1883 QV to 1/-. 1886 Surch revenue Chalons 1d on 1½d, 1d on 4d & 1d on 1/- plus 1888-91 4d on 2/-. 1887 QV 1d. 1888-91 'HALF PENNY POSTAGE' opt 2/- plus 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' opt 1d on 2/- & 1d on 8d. Also 2½d on 8d. 1895-99 QV Tablet to 1/-. 1898 Columbus 2½s. 1892-1911 Postage Due to 3d. 1892 Surcharge Postage opt QV to 2d on 8d. Most diff inc shades & wmks. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £1400+ = A$2500+. (52)SOLD at A$300
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Indian Convention States 1885-1940s Collection on pgs. Chamba from 1886 QV issues inc Service. Faridkot 1887-1900 QV vals to 4a. Gwalior 1885-96 QV vals to 5R. 1902-11 KEVII vals to 8a. 1911-33 KGV vals to 2R. Jind from QV issues inc 1938-44 KGV Pic vals to 1R. Nabha 1913-33 KGV vals to 1R. Patiala 1884-1900 QV vals to 1R. 1913-33 KGV vals to 1R. 1884-1900 QV Service vals to 1R. Mostly F-VF M/U. All diff. SG cat £500+. (380).AVAILABLE at A$120
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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$550
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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)SOLD at A$500
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Levant-Palestine-Foreign POs: 1867-1914 Collection of Jerusalem & Jaffa pmks on pages. Austria Levant inc 1867-83 Emperor 3s, 5s & 10s with Jerusalem cds. 1880-96 Emperor 2pi on 20k with Jerusalem & Jaffa pmks. 1903 PPC to England with View of Garden of Gethsemane. 1900-1901 Emperor 5pi on 1kr & 20pi on 4kr with Jerusalem pmks plus 1880-96 20pi on 2g with Jerusalem pmk. Also 1910 Emperor 10c Postcards to Egypt (2). French POs 1886-1901 P & C 1pi on 25c & 2pi on 50c with Jaffa pmks. German POs 1898 Eagle 20pa on 10pf on Jaffa PPC & 1902 Germania 20pa on 10pf on Postcard to Germany with Jerusalem cds. F-VF U. SG cat of loose stamps £250++. (61 + 5 P/C)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Malaya - Perak: 1888-99 QV Collection inc 1880-83 Perak opt QV 2c brown (2 diff types). 1884-91 Perak opt QV 2c rose (2 diff types). 1886 ONE CENT PERAK vert opt QV 2c. 1886 1 CENT PERAK opt QV 2c (SG type 25). 1886-89 ONE CENT PERAK opt QV 2c (3 types). 1889-91 PERAK ONE CENT opt QV 2c. 1891 Perak ONE CENT opt QV 2c (2 types), plus 6c & 2c/24c. 1892-95 Tiger set to 5c. 1895 3 CENTS. 1895-99 Tiger & Elephant set to $25 (50c to $25 are F/C). 1889 PGS opt QV to 24c. 1894 & 95 Service opt Tiger 5c. All diff. Most G-VF M/U or F/C with $25 in unusually nice quality with excellent colours. SG cat £8000+ = A$14,000+ as normals. (42) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Portugal - Angola: 1870-1903 Collection inc 1870-77 Crowns to 300R. 1881-85 new colours to 50R. 1886 Embossed to 300R. 1894 Figures to 200R. 1894 Correos opt Newspaper 2½r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £750+. Seldom seen issues. (60)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Portugal - Guinea: 1881-1903 Classic collection inc 1881-84 Crown to 300R inc 50R green opt PROVA. 1885 Crown New Colours set to 50R. 1886 King to 300R. 1893-94 Figures set to 300R. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R inc New Colours. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £1800+ = A$3200+. Rarely offered area. (61) (P)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Portuguese India: 1877-1903 Classic Collection inc 1877 Crown to 300R. 1880-81 New Colours to 50R. 1881 Surch Crown from 1½ on 5R to 8T on 300T. 1882 Crown New Currency set to 8T, no pearl & to 6R. 1886 Embossed to 8t. 1895-96 Figures to 8t. 1898 Da Gama set to 8t. 1898-1903 Carlos to 2R plus New Colours. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2350+ = A$4200+ & much under-catalogued. Very rarely offered area! (106). (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Portugal - Mozambique: 1876-1903 Collection inc 1876 Crown to 300R. 1881-85 Crown new colours set to 50R. 1886 Embossed to 300R. 1893 Jornaes opt 2½r on 40r, both opt types. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. 1894 Figures to 300R. 1895 700th Birth Anniv opt to 300R. 1897 Surch 50/300r. 1890 Provisional opt 2½r on 20R & 5R/40r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2800+ = A$5000+. Many seldom seen issues. (73) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Sweden: 1855-1950 Ex dealer's stock in binder & on hagners inc 1855 Arms 4s (2) & 8s, 1858 Arms (2+ sets), 1862 3o (2M/8U), 17o (2) & 20o (6), 1872 Numerals perf 14 (55) inc 24o (3), 50o (5) & 1R (2), perf 13 (300) inc 1R & 1Kr (10), 1886 Posthorn on back (200+) inc 6o M & U, 1891 Kings etc (220) inc some M, 1910 Kings set (50), 1903 GPO (2), 1916-17 opts & Surch etc & near comp to 1950 (no UPU higher values), plus 1874 Officials (200) inc 1Kr perf 14 M, & Postage Dues (60) & later Officials. Also some mostly Commercial Mail (25) & earlier Postal Stationery (11). Earlies mixed condition. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. Old Mi STC €5350 = A$8700+. (1300 + 36 covers) (P)SOLD at A$600
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Tobago: 1879-96 inc 1879 QV to 5/-. 1880 QV 1d to 1/- wmk crown CC. 1883 2½ PENCE opt QV 6d. 1882-84 QV to 4d, wmk crown CA. 1885-96 New Colours to 1/- (both colours). 1886-89 QV Surch set to 1d on 2½d. 1891-92 QV Surch set ½d & 2½d on 4d. 1896 QV ½d POSTAGE on 4d. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, 2 F/C with some mixed. SG cat £2500+ = A$4500+. (27). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue set 2/6 to £20, opt SPECIMEN (12½x2mm), wmk crown narrow SA sideways, perf 10. VF fresh M, beautiful bright colours & nice metallic sheen on £10 & £15. SG 195s-208s cat £1400+ (normals cat £129,000+). Sideways wmk perf 10 sets are from early UPU distribution & are rather rare. (13). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 2/6 to £5 opt SPECIMEN, rough perf 11½, small holes, wmk crown SA upright. F-VF U/CTO, 'Registered Adelaide SA 11 MA 95' squared cds. SG 195as-204as cat £5000+ as normal used. Possibly unique & certificates can be obtained on request. (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue set 2/6 to £20 with both £5, rough perf 11½, opt SPECIMEN (12.5x2mm), wmk crown wide SA except for £15 which is crown narrow SA. F-VF fresh M with nice bright colours, mounted on official presentation sheet 'Specimen South Australia Revenue Stamps' with dates of issue. SG 195as-208as would cat £1400 (normals cat £129,000+). (14) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue set 2/6 to £20, horiz prs opt SPECIMEN (12½ x 2mm), wmk crown wide SA upright, rough perf 11½, plus £5 brown SPECIMEN (15½ x 2mm), wmk crown narrow SA upright, perf 11½, £20 with rare positional variety 'dash & dot' in value tablet before 'TWENTY' & with word shifted. Mostly F-VF fresh MUH. SG 195as-208as would cat £2800 for M, should be at least double, £5600 MUH, plus extra for prs (normal s cat £259,000+ for M). Rare multiples for specialist & particularly desirable with the £20 variety. (28) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1800
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 15/- brownish-yellow, perf 10. VF fresh MLH. SG198 cat £850+. Very rare in genuine mint condition. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 15/- brownish yellow opt SPECIMEN, wmk crown wide SA upright, perf 11½, variety value greatly shifted up. VF fresh M. SG 198as, normal cat £900 (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 15/- brownish yellow, perf 10. FU, 'GPO Adelaide OC 16 91' cds, tiny thin. SG 198 cat £375. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 15/- brownish-yellow, wmk crown SA sideways, perf 10. VFU, squared circle 'Wallaroo 1 DE 91' pmk & red crayon mark from use on reg gold shipment. SG 198 cat £375 (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue £1 blue, perf 11½, wmk crown narrow SA. Superb fresh MLH. SG199a cat £500. Very scarce mint. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 50/- dull pink, opt SPECIMEN (13x11½mm), error opt DOUBLE, perf 11½, wmk crown narrow SA upright. VF fresh MLH. SG 201a(s)(var), (normal M cat £5000). Very rare error & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue £10 bronze, opt SPECIMEN, rough perf 11½, small holes, wmk crown wide SA upright. FU/CTO, 'Registered Adelaide SA 11 MA 95', squared cds! (some perfs obscured by pmk in photo). SG 206as, normal cat £1400. Possibly unique. 2007 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue £15 silver, perf 11½, wmk crown narrow SA upright. VF U/CTO, nice metallic sheen. SG 207a cat £2500+. Very rare ultra-high value & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2300
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1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue £20 claret, rough perf 11½, wmk crown narrow SA upright. F-VF CTO blank part of cds. SG 208a cat £2750 & undercatalogued. Very rare ultra-high value & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1300
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Registered Envelope: 1886 use of QV 4d blue, size G franked Platypus 1/- red Stamp Duty postal fiscal (LL cnr was gone before being used), tied by Launceston AP 13 86' duplex pmk, to Big Island Bermuda with Registered London oval in red on front & 'Hamilton Bermuda JU 20 86' b/s. H&G C2a. SG F29 cat £390 on any cover, plus of course value of this reg envelope. Usual wrinkles always seen on this -even when unused, F-VFU. This destination must be extremely rare & almost certainly unique combination. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1886-96 'Victoria' 1/6 pale-blue, wmk V crown (V2), perf 12½. VF MUH. SG 322 cat £180 for M, should be at least double, £360 MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1886-96 Allegorical 1/6 orange, opt Specimen type 24b horiz in blue italics, variety Specimen shifted right, reading only 'Specim', wmk V crown (SG w33). F-VF M. SG 323(s), normal cat £40. (P)AVAILABLE at A$40
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Registered Envelope: 1886 QV Oval die 4d pale rose, size b, upper case text. VF UN. Stieg C3a cat US$125 (in 2001).AVAILABLE at A$50
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1886 opt QV 6d deep lilac. VF fresh MLH. SG 6 cat £300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1886 opt QV Bermuda 1/- yellow-brown, Sperati Forgery, type D, printed on genuine paper & with genuine opt (!) from which design of a cheaper stamp was bleached out, genuine cds pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU. SG 7 cat £375 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1886 opt QV Bermuda 1/- yellow-brown Sperati Forgery, type A, printed on genuine paper & with genuine opt from which design of another cheaper stamp was bleached out, & with genuine barred oval 'A26' pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU. SG 7 cat £375 for normals. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1886-87 QV set ½d to 1/-, opt SPECIMEN. F-VF UN, 1/- cnr flt. SG 8-14s cat £500. (7) (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1886-87 QV 1/- bistre, Sperati Forgery type B, printed on genuine paper from which design was bleached out, & with probably genuine barred oval pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU. SG 14 cat £200 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1886-87 QV 1/- bistre, Sperati Forgery, type A, printed on genuine paper from which design of another cheaper stamp was bleached out, & with partially genuine 'A26' barred pmk, with 'Sperati Reproduction' h/s on back. VFU. SG 14 cat £200 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1861-1886 Large Hermes Head issue 20l reprinted DIE PROOFS in blue, red, green, black & purple, on various types of paper 60x70mm. VF fresh UN as made. Very attractive. (5) (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1861-1886 Large Hermes Head issue 20l reprinted DIE PROOFS in blue, red, green, black & purple, on various types of paper 60x70mm. VF fresh UN as made. Very attractive. (5) (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1886 Arms 1c orange, IMPERF horiz pr. VFU, 4 margins. SG 9a cat £275. (P)SOLD at A$110
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1886 'Ten Cents Revenue' on Arms 50c violet, postal fiscal, variety no stop after 'Cents' & stop after 'Revenue'. Superb M, unusually excellent centring. SG F3b cat £600+. Rare variety & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)SOLD at A$350
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1886 'Ten Cents Revenue' opt Arms 50c violet, postal fiscal, variety 'no stop after Cents & stop after Revenue'. F-VF fresh M. SG F3b cat £600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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1886 'Ten Cents Revenue' opt Arms 50c violet, postal fiscal, variety 'no stop after Cents & stop after Revenue'. VF F/C, m/s date '10/86'. SG F3b cat £650 for U. Rare variety. (P)AVAILABLE at A$110
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1886-87 Arms ½c, 8c, 10c & 12c (unissued value) imperf composite (engraved) DIE PROOF in brown on wove India paper (70x120mm). Was issued lithographed. SG ex 21-28(p). VF UN. Extremely rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Telegraphs:1885-1901 specialized collection nicely presented on exhibition pgs inc 1885 (Sep) 'TELE-GRAAF' h/s 1d to 1/- inc opt colours & shades. 1886 Fiscals 1/- grey & 1/- brown h/s 'TELE-GRAAF'. 1888 (Apr) Provisionals Fiscals opt TF inc 1/- on 7/-, 1/- on 8/- & 1/- on 9/-. 1886-1900 TF opt Tree range to 1/- inc 6d opt Inverted & 1/- error 'FT' instead of 'TF'. 1891 (Jan), Large TF opt to 1/- inc 1d blk. 1892 (no) TF opt 1/-. 1893 TF opt range to 1/- inc 6d & 1/- blks & 1/- variety stop between T&F. 1898-99 TF opt 1d pr, 6d with plate no 1 & 1/- blk of 4 1901 VFI opt range to 1/- for public use inc 'VFI 1d' on 1d, unpriced in SG & 'SIX PENCE' on 2d plus 'One Shilling' on 3d. 1901 Army Telegraph 'AT' opt val to 5/-plus Fiscal 10/-, £1 & £4. Mostly F-VF M/U. G cat £1300+++ plus unpriced rare items & varieties. (93). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1886? Pacific Steam Navigation Co 1S rose Luggage Receipt revenue stamp with control no 003174, perf 12½. Superb MUH, darker gum. Mentioned in Melville's 'Stamps of the Steamship Companies'. Very rare. (P)SOLD at A$150
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1886-89 '½ PENNY' opt QV 6d stone, variety 'figure further from word' VFU. SG 27a cat £110. (P)SOLD at A$50
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1886-89 '1 PENNY' opt QV 2½d dull blue. VF MLH. SG 29 cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1886-89 '1 PENNY' opt QV 2½d dull blue. VF MLH. SG 29 cat £110. (P)SOLD at A$65
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1886 (6 Sep) 1s6d violet, granite paper, tete-beche pr. VFM. SG 33a cat £650. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1886 (2 Dec) 2d violet, granite paper, vert pr, embossed Arms TETE-BECHE. VF MUH, 2 sl spots on gum. SG 53b cat £500 for M, should be at least doeuble £1000 MUH. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400