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1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set 1d-6d, perf SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 11s-14s cat £150 for M, should be at least double, £300 MUH. (4) (P)AVAILABLE at A$230
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New South Wales: 1850-1907 Collection inc 1850-51 Sydney View 1d, 2d (4 inc plates & shades) & 3d. 1851-53 QV Laureate 1d (4), 2d (4), 3d (2) & 6d (2) plus 2d & 6d reprints. 1854 QV Laureate set to 3d inc shades. 1856-59 QV Registered (6d) imperf plus 1860-63 perf. 1854-59 QV Diadem to 1/- imperf plus shades & 1860-72 to 1/- perf. 1861-97 QV to 5/- inc perfs & shades. 1894-1902 QV Stamp Duty opt POSTAGE 10/-. 1888-1907 Centenary to 5/- inc wmks & perfs. 1867-93 QV 4d &10d imperf plate proof prs. 1897-1907 Shield 1d in marginal blks of 6 & 12. Also 1860s-1912 Revenues to £1. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in earlies. SG cat £10,800+ = A$19,000+. (290). (P)SOLD at A$1000
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Western Australia: 1854-1912 Used collection inc 1854 Swan 1d black (2 imperf), plus Roulette 1854-55 Swan 4d & 1/- imperf plus 4d roulette (1/- variety pre-printing paper fold). 1857 Swan Litho 6d (3 inc shades). 1860-64 Swan 2d &6d imperf. 1861 Swan 4d vermilion & 6d purple-brown. 1864-85 Swans to 1/-. 1888 New colours set to 4d. 1885 Surch 1d on 3d. 1902-11 QV Swans to £1. 1879 QV Telegraph 1d. 1902-12 Swan to 1/- perf OS or WA. Most G-VF U, some mixed condition in earlies. SG cat £7000+ = A$12,500+. (230). (P)SOLD at A$1250
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1860s-1912 Selection on hagner & in glassines. Almost all are Mint. Western Australia inc 1902-12 Swan to 10d. 1912 Swan set 6d & 10/- wmk crown single-lined A. 1885-93 Swan to 6d, wmk crown. NSW mostly 1888-1912 inc strips & blks. Queensland inc 1868-78 QV Chalon 1/-, wmk crown Q. South Australia inc 1901-02 QV 9d & 1/-. Tasmania inc 1871-96 QV to 8d. 1880 Platypus Stamp Duty 1d & 1/- plus 1900 Revenue opt 1d. Victoria inc 1897 Charity 1d & 1880-1912 QV to 1/-. Most F-VF M, odd U. SG cat £2400+ = A$4300+. (163)SOLD at A$600
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Argentina: 1858-1903 Collection inc 1858 Confederation set to 15c small numerals. 1860 Confederation set to 15c large numerals. 1862 Arms set to 15c. 1864-66 Rivadavia set to 15c imperf & 1864-67 set to 15c perf. 1867-74 Portrait set to 90c. 1876 Rivadavia 5c rouletted. 1877 Surch set to 8c on 10c. 1877-87 Portrait set to 24c roul, plus 8c & 24c, perf. 1882 Provisional Surch with & w/o horiz perfs. 1882 Surch set to 12c. 1884 Provisional Surch to 4c/5c. 1888-90 Portrait set to 50c plus shades. 1888-91 set to 60c plus shades. 1890-91 High 1P, 5P & 20P. 1892-98 set to 5P. 1892 Columbus set. 1899-1903 Liberty set to 20P. 1883-84 Officials opt to 90c inc 2c opt inverted & 90c opt in black & red. All diff. Most G-VF M/U, 90%+ being used. Mixed in parts. SG cat £7400+ = A$13,300+. (144)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Bechuanaland: 1885-1904 QV Collection inc 1885-87 Cape Hope opt set to 1/- inc ½d opt in black & red. 1888 QV GB opt ½d. 1888 QV set to £5 (£1 & £5 F/C). 1888 QV opt 1d/1d, 2d/2d, 6d/6d & 1/- on 1/-. 1888 'One Half-Penny' opt QV 3d. 1888 opt Cape Hope ½d. 1891 & 1893-95 opt Cape Hope sets 1d & 2d opt up & down. 1891-1904 QV GB opt set to 1/-. Then 1888 Protectorate opt QV to 2/- inc 1/- extremely rare error 1st 'O' in 'Protectorate' omitted. 1888 4d in red opt QV 4d. 1886 opt Cape ½d. 1889 Fourpence opt QV GB ½d. 1897 opt Cape Hope ½d green 2 diff spacings. 1897-1902 QV GB opt set to 6d. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed condition & F/C present. SG cat £9950+ = A$18,000+. Valuable lot. (57). (P)SOLD at A$1000
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British Honduras: 1865-1901 QV collection. 1865 6d & 1/- no wmk. 1872-79 3d, 4d, 6d & 1/- wmk crown CC. 1882-87 1d blue, 1d red, 4d & 1/- wmk crown CA. 1888 sm numeral surch 3c/3d & 10c/6d. 1888 TWO on 50c on 1/-. 1888-91 Large numeral surch to 50c. 1891-1901 Tablet to $1. All diff. Most G-VF U. SG cat £1300+. (27) (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Colombia - Antioquia: 1868-99 Collection inc 1868 Arms 10c. 1869-71 Arms to 1P imperf. 1873 Arms to 5P. 1875-77 Arms & Liberty to 5c. 1879 Eagle, Arms & Liberty 2½c, 5c & 10c. 1882-83 Eagle & Liberty Head to 20c plus 1883-85 New Colours & designs to 20c. 1886 Arms to 2P plus 1888 New Colours to 10c. 1888-89 Medellin type-set to 5c. 1889-90 Arms to 5P. 1890 Provisional type-set set to 20c. 1892-93 Arms to 5c. 1896 Arms to 5P plus New Colours to 2P. 1899 General to 2P perf & imperf. 1896 & 99 Registration issues perf & imperf. All diff. Most F-VF M/UN/U, mixed in some parts. SG cat £4950 = A$9000. Many rare items present. (131) (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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German Colonies & POs: 1884-1919 Collection POs in China inc 1891 Eagle 10pf forerunner with Tienstin pmk. 1898 opt Eagle to 50pf, 1901-04 Reichpost opt to 80pf. 1905-19 opt Germania to 5Mk. PO Morocco 1899 opt Eagle set to 50pf. 1911-18 opt Morokko to 5Mk. PO Turkey 1889 opt Eagle to 50pf. New Guinea 1888 Eagle 20pf forerunner with German 'bezalt' cancel. 1897-99 opt Eagle set to 50pf. 1901-19 Yacht to 5Mk. East Africa 1896-99 opt Eagle set to 50pf. 1905-20 Yacht to 3Mk. SWA 1897-1900 opt Eagle to 50pf. 1901-19 Yacht to 3Mk. Cameroon 1897-98 opt Eagle set to 50pf. 1900-19 Yacht to 5Mk. Carolines 1899-1900 Eagle set to 50pf. 1901-19 Yacht to 5Mk. Kiaochow 1901 Yacht to 1Mk. Marianas 1901-19 Yacht to 5Mk. Marshalls 1897-1900 opt Eagle to 50pf. 1901-19 Yacht to 5Mk. Samoa 1900 opt Eagle set to 50pf. 1900-19 Yacht to 5Mk. Togo 1897-98 opt Eagle to 50pf. 1900-19 Yacht to 3Mk. Postcards (18) from various colonies. Most F-VF M/U, some tropicalisation. SG cat £3100+ = A$5500+. (550). (P)SOLD at A$750
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Germany: Private Post Collection 1862-1900 in s/book. Good coverage of the diff posts with many scarcer issues. Altona 1889 Poets & Musician set to 1Mk, Bergedorf 1887 Animal set to 15pf. Berlin 1884 Packet Post (15pf), 1891 Stenographers Triangle stamp (Mi cat €250). 1896 Bookbinders Arms stamp. Berlin-Warmuth Post 1888 20pf (€150) & 1890 5pf (€150). Berlin-Butchers Union 1887 & 1888 issues. Bochum 1888 Mourning issues set for Kaiser Wilhelm I. Breslau 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf (1st stamp with a Judaica thematic). 1897 Kaiser's Jubilee. Bromberg 1896-97 Hansa Post issues. Chemnitz 1889 Kaiser's Birthday set. Colln 1888 Type-set. Dresden 1862 Express type-set 1ngr with counterfoil (€250). 1889 800th Anniv set. Erfurt 1891 Shooters stamp. 1895 Thuringen Volksblatt 2pf Frankfurt. 1890 & 1876 Leipzig Fair Charity stamps (used for only 1 week each), 1887 Cyclist 1pf. 1888 Emperor Embossed proofs (4 diff colours). Gera 1893 Courier Bird 3pf (€250). Giessen 1890 Von Liebig 3pf (€150). Hamburg is well covered in many posts inc 1888 Hamburg View 5Mk & 1893 Max Warming School post 3pf FULL SHEET. Konigsburg 1897 Kaiser's Jubilee 3pf, plus Lubeck 1897 Jubilee 3pf, 1888 Portrait set in vert gutter prs. Mainz 1889 Grand Duke & 1889 Music Director stamps (world's 1st photo-produced stamps). Offenbach 1890 Packet Express 5pf (€600). Posen 1897 Jubilee 3pf (€200), Schwaan 1899 Bird 3pf (€200). Wiesbaden 1887 Medical Congress 3pf (world's 1st medical stamp). Most diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. MI cat €16,000+ = A$28,000+. Many scarcer & seldom offered posts. (1340) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2500
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Indian States - Gwalior: Postal History showing various h/s, pmks etc with a Cobra inc ruined 1st Postcard with 'refused' & various Due h/s, 1888 type postcards (5) inc boxed DLO snake cachets, other QV-KGVI opt cards (10) & opt QV Envelopes (5), KEVII & KGV Reg Envelope, other covers & cards (9) inc range of Due h/s inc with snake, pmk interest. Typical poor to VFU. (30)AVAILABLE at A$80
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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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St Christopher: 1870-88 QV Collection inc 1870-82 1d magenta & 6d green (pair plus shade) wmk Crown CC perf 12½, & 4d blue perf 14. 1882-90 to 1/- wmk Crown CA. 1884 4d/6d green. 1885 Diag bisected ½d on 1d. 1886 1d/6d & 4d/6d. 1887 1d on ½d. 1888 1d on 2½d. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £656. (19) (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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South Asia: 1888-1972 Collections with Burma (SG cat £1000) inc 1937 opt KGV to 5R M & to 2R U, Officials to 1R M, 1938 Pics to 10R U, 1945 & '46 sets, 1947 opt set both M & U plus Officials set U, then some to 1968. Ceylon (£600) inc QV (7M), KEVII M to 50c, KGV M/U to 2R, 1935 Pics M/U to 1R, KGVI to 5R U, then near comp to 1972. Plus Maldives (£58). Mostly F-VF M/U, almost all diff. SG cat £1660. (730). AVAILABLE at A$240
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- red, imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special Master Die Proof mini plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Postmark: Numeral 747 of Foxlow (RRRRR) closed 1888. Near comp strike on QV 2d blue. The finer of only two recorded, the other illustrated in freeman. An extremely rare cancel.SOLD at A$850
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Postmarks Numerals: Massive collection Part III in 5 large volumes with around 1150 diff, 1 to 2094 plus many cancel variations with RRRRR (11 diff), 193 m/s on 1888 1d Cent, 390 (2R20), 398 (on Vic 1912 1d opt), 420 (type B), 639, 1029, 1248, 1315, 1323, 1695 & 1737 (most not photogenic). RRRR (50 diff plus uncounted extras) inc 13 (type 3), 17 (type 3a), 71 (type 2), 95 (NSW), 151 (type 2c), 169, 242 (type 3), 346, 366, 449, 646, 666 (blue, unique?), 751, 932, 1054, 1166, 1196, 1246, 1272, 1312, 1468, 1554, 1623, 1664, 1684, 1688, 1758, 1858, 1903, 1941, 2031, 2071 & 2094 (these all F-VF clear strikes). RRR (120) with over 110 diff inc 8 on 6d Diadem imperf wmk 8, 49 on 6d brown Diadem imperf wmk 8, 75 (type 2), 144 (type 3), 192, 370 (on 1d roo), 542 (type 3), 562, 625, 715 (tied), 820, 901, 962, 965 (violet), 996, 1060, 1129, 1272 (tied), 1351, 1388, 1403, 1409, 1471, 1512, 1535, 1679 (tied), 1805, 1833, 1857, 1895, 1908, 1917, 1947, 1987, 2030, 2049 & 2067. RR (210) with 170 diff inc 1850s Barred Numerals 7 (superb), 15 (on 1d Laureate 'no leaves' pr), 39 (on 6d Laureate) & 43 (on 1d brick Laureate), 50 (on 3d Laureate no wmk pr), 55 (on 6d brown Laureate), 90 (2) on Sydney View 1d & 6d Laureate Plate 2. Other pmks of note inc Drayton NSW, Ipswich NSW & Brisbane NSW cds tying 85, 87 & 95 to 2d Diadems to envelope pieces, registered h/s, plus 100s of R, SS &S rated strikes. A monumental collection assembled over a period of more than 20 years. Est retail $40,000. (3950 items). (P)AVAILABLE at A$7000
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1888 QV £1 Lilac & black. Superb fresh VF MLH. SG 20 cat £900. Rare stamp in unusually nice quality. (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1888 'Protectorate 4d' black opt QV 4d lilac & black. VF fresh M. SG 44 cat £475. Rare. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$400
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1888 'Protectorate' opt QV 1/- green & black. Superb M. SG 46 cat £140. (P)SOLD at A$110
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1907 Registered cover franked 1888 Surch QV 3c/3d brown, 2c/1c rose & 1891 QV 5c bicolour, tied by indistinct cds. To Germany with 'Dresden 25 3 07' b/s. SG 26-7 & 55 cat £164 as loose stamps & 'from x10-15' on cover. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1888 '4D' h/s St Ursula 1/- black & rose-carmine, on white paper. VFU, 'A01' barred pmk. SG 42d cat £225. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Martinique: 1888-91 'MARTINIQUE 15C' opt Commerce 75c rose. VFM. SG 20 cat £190, Maury 17I cat €265. Only 4600 printed. Exp Scheller. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1888-91 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' opt QV 1d/8d, variety 'stop after 1d missing', plus extra '1d' inverted partially at base. Superb U. SG 46b cat £275+, plus premium for partial invert surch, with normal to compare. (2) (P)SOLD at A$120
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1888-97 Brooke $2 green & blue, $5 green & violet & $10 green & carmine, unissued set of high values. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum & excellent colours. SG 21a-21c cat £3800 for M, should be at least double, £7600 MUH. Greatly under-catalogued as it is an extremely rare set, only 1 sheet of 60 of ea printed. 2017 Ceremuga photo certs. (P)AVAILABLE at A$4000
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1888-93 opt QV ½d to 1/-. VF fresh M. SG 1-10 cat £594 (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1888-93 opt QV ½d to 1/-. F-VFU. SG 1-10 cat £615. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400