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1888
1922-30 3d red & green, 3rd wmk. Ash imprint pr, with frame retouch. VFU. SG D95. ACSC D109zbb cat $350 for M blk of 4.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
614
1850-1920 Old time Collection in Ideal Album with betters inc Alexandria 1902 to 5Fr. Antigua 1879-84 QV to 1/-. Azores 1868-70 opt Embossed 120R. Baden 1851-58 Numerals to 9Kr. 1862 Arms to 30Kr. 1862 Postage Due set. Bechuanaland 1887 QV to 2/6. British Honduras 1866-82 QV to 1/-. 1888-91 2c opt QV 1c bisect on piece. Rhodesia 1892-94 Arms to £1. 1897 Large Arms to £1. 1898-1908 Arms to £1. German PO in China 1897 opt Eagle set. Belgian Congo 1885 King 5c-50c M. Cook Is 1892 Typeset to 10d. 1893-1918 Queen & Bird to 10d. Fiji 1872 CR opt 12c on 6d. Hawaii 1875-92 Portrait to 12c plus 1893 Provisional Govt opt to 12c. Hungary 1871 King to 25Kr. Mauritius 1859-61 Britannia to 1/-. 1878 QV Surch to 2R50. Portugal 1870 Embossed to 300R. Romania 1865 Prince Cuza to 20p. St Helena 1856 QV 6d imperf. 1896 QV Tablet set M. Thailand 1883 King to 1S. Switzerland 1850 Post Locale 2½rp. 1850-52 Rayon 5r, 10r & 10r. 1854-62 Strubeli to 1Fr. 1862-81 Sitting Helvetia to 1Fr. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition in parts as expected. SG cat £28,000+ = A$50,000+ (3650).
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
625
1865-1970s Europe ex dealer's stock, collections/accumulations in 2 binders & a s/book. Hungary 1871 King to 10Kr. 1874-90 Envelope to 20Kr plus wmks & perfs. 1888-98 Envelope with black numeral to 1F. Romania 1865 Prince Cuza 20P. 1868-70 Prince Charles 18b. 1869 Prince no beard 10b & 25b. 1872 Prince 10b & 25b perf. 1872-79 Prince to 50b. 1903 PO to 25b M plus 2L U, 1905-11 Charity issues. 1906 40th Anniv set to 2L. 1906 25th Anniv to 2L. Poland from 1918 northern & southern Poland. Montenegro 1874-96 Prince range. Estonia from 1918 inc Airmails. Latvia from 1918 inc Airmails. Lithuania from 1918 type-set issues, some central Lithuania. Earlies mixed condition, later mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. Old Mi STC €4000 = A$6500 (4500+)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
626
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).
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
669
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)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
696
British Caribbean: 1860-1950s Ex dealer's show stock in 2 binders. Antigua 1862-87 QV to 6d inc wmks & shades. Bahamas 1863-80 QV to 1/-. 1901-29 Staircase to 3/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Barbados 1920 Victory to 1/-, 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Leewards 1890 QV to 1/-. 1902 KEVI to 5/-. 1912-23 KGV to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. British Honduras 1865-84 QV to 1/-. 1932 Belize Relief opt set. 1935 Silver Jubilee set Virgin Is 1867-68 St Ursula 6d & 1/-. British Guiana 1862-71 Ship to 24c. 1876 Ship to 24c. 1889 Ship to 48c. 1898 Jubilee to 15c. Bermuda 1865-1900 QV to 6d. 1936 KGV Pic set to 1/6. Dominica 1923-33 KGV Badge to 3/-. Grenada 1861-73 QV Chalon 1d & 6d. 1888 '4d Postage' opt QV Chalon 2/-. Jamaica 1860 QV to 1/-. 1871-73 QV to 2/-. 1908 QV 2/-. 1865-74 QV 1d & Arms 3d, Postal Fiscals, postally U. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in parts. SG STC £4100+ = A$7300+ some years ago, current catalogue likely higher (350)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
732
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)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
768
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)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
838
French Colonies - Guiana: 1887-1904 Classics inc 1887 'Avril 1887 GUY FRANC' opt Peace & Commerce 0,05 on 2c & 0,20 on 35c, imperf plus Ceres 0,25 on 30c imperf 1887 'DEC 1887 GUY FRANC' opt Ceres 5 on 30c imperf. 1888 'Fevrier 1888 GUY FRANCE' opt Ceres 5c on 30c & P&C 10 on 75c imperf. 1892 'GUYANE' diag opt Ceres 30c imperf, & P&C 40c, 75c & 1Fr imperf. 1892 GUYANE diag opt Commerce to 75c perf. 1892 'GUYANE DEC 92' opt Commerce 0,05 on 15c. 1892-1904 Tablet to 2Fr inc New Colours. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £3200+ = A$5750+. (42). (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
897
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)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
919
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)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
977
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)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1103
South Africa - Provinces: 1855-1910 Ex dealer's stock in binder. Cape 1855-63 Triangle 4d. 1864-65 Hope Seated 1d to 1/- with outer frame line. 1872-98 Hope to 5/- inc wmks & shades. Bechuanaland 1888 QV 5/-. Natal 1859-65 QV Chalon to 6d plus shades & wmks. 1870-73 POSTAGE opt QV 1d, 3d & 6d. 1870-73 QV Postage opt to 1/-. 1874-91 QV to 5/-. 1902-10 KEVII to £1.10. OFS 1868-98 Tree to 1/-. 1878 4d on 6d. 1882 ½d on 5/-. 1900-01 VRI opt to 5/-. Transvaal 1870 Arms 1d rouletted. 1901 Pietersburg type-set 2d. 1885-93 Arms to £5. 1900-01 VRI opt to 10/-. Zululand 1888-94 QV to 3d. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition in parts. SG STC £3200+ = A$5700+. (950)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
1104
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. 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)
  A$240
(US$163)
(€146)
(£134)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
1162
Zululand: 1888-93 opt GB QV ½d to 1/-, opt Natal QV ½d with & w/o stop. 1893 opt Natal QV 6d, & 1891 opt Natal Postal Fiscal 1d mauve. Also 1893 opt GB QV ½d Postcard. F-VF M, odd blemishes. SG 1-10, 12, 13, 16 & F1 cat £745+. (14 + postcard). (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
2516
1852 QV Laureate 6d brown, plate II, 1888 Van Dyck reprint from original plate on yellowish paper, full sheet of 25. VF UN as made. SG 77/78(R) originals would cat £137,000! (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
2591
1888-89 Centenary 1d lilac, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electro types. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 253(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2592
1888 Centenary Emu 2d blue POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11 on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, light part '1134' numeral cancel of 'The Exchange', plus normal to compare. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare specialist item. (2) (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
2593
1888 Centenary 2d Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare item for specialist. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
2594
1888-89 QV Centenary 6d brown-purple, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
2595
1888-89 Lyrebird Centenary 8d green, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 257(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
2596
1888-89 Kangaroo Centenary 1/- grey, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 258(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
2597
1888-89 Map Centenary 5/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 261(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
2598
1888-89 Carrington 20/- Cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' sideways, perf 10. Superb M. SG 262 cat £750. Unusually nice. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
2599
1888-89 Carrington 20/- blue, 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)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
2600
1888-89 Carrington 20/- grey-blue, 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)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
2601
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)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
2602
1888-90 OS opt Centenary 1d lilac, part sheet of 60 with top, right & bottom margins, inc inscription & CP monogram plus 'GPTO NSW' & '1888' in bottom margin, perf 12. F-VF 6M/54MUH, odd perf separation in margin & crease in middle, gum disturbance on some. SG O39 cat £225 for M singles, MUH should be at least double, £415+ for this plus premium for part sheet.
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
2603
1888-90 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '5/-' sideways from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O48 cat £1100. Rare as only 208 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
2643
1897 Money Order form from Gunning for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'MOO & GSB 22 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s. Cashed at Hobart with Paying Office cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Edge aging VF. (2).
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
2645
1897 Money Order form from Junee (No 374) for £1.10/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by double ring horiz oval 'Junee 22 MAR 97 NSW' cds, cashed at Hobart with paying office cds & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Some edge aging at right on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
2667
Postmarks Numerals: Massive collection in 5 large volumes with around 1150 diff, 1 to 2094 plus many cancel variations with RRRRR (11 diff), inc 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)
  A$7000
(US$4760)
(€4270)
(£3920)
  A$10000
(US$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
A$
2671
Envelope-Official: 1888 Centenary 1d violet OS Die, pointed flap with seal (142x80mm). UN, tones, flap stuck. H&G DB8a.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
2672
Envelope-Official: 1888 Centenary 1d violet OS Die, curved flap with seal, 'Inspector's Office' at LL (137x80mm). UN, sl tones. H&G DB8c.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
2726
Registered Official: 1888 QV 6d violet OS die. UN, sl flts. H&G DC2,
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
A$
2727
Registered Official: 1888 QV 6d Red OS Die for Department of Public Instruction. FU from Croydon w/o pmk, Sydney arrival b/s. H&G DC2.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
2728
Registered Official: 1888 QV 6d Red OS Die for Department of Public Instruction. GU from Tighes Hill with 661 rays pmk, edge stains. H&G DC2.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
2852
Stamp Duty: 1888 Mt Morgan Gold Mining Co share purchase & transfer documents franked large QV Chalon £1 green thick paper (40) inc variety 're-entry' at LR (6th stamp in 1st row), with m/s lines cancel. Sl tones, folds etc. SG 161/161a cat £3515 for FU. Impressive large £40 franking. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
3091
1888 Swan set 1d-4d, opt SPECIMEN, wmk crown CA, perf 14. VF fresh MUH. SG 103-5s cat £275 for M, so should be at least double, £550 MUH. (3) (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
A$
3342
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)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
3390
1888 '4D' h/s St Ursula 1/- black & rose-carmine, on white paper. VFU, 'A01' barred pmk. SG 42d cat £225. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4009
Martinique: 1888-91 'MARTINIQUE 15C' opt Commerce 75c rose. VFM. SG 20 cat £190, Maury 17I cat €265. Only 4600 printed. Exp Scheller. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
5333
1888 Advertising folded lettersheet franked King 20c orange with 'C18' perfin (to indicate rate to public at 18c instead of 20c) tied by number 61 barred pmk & with 'Chiavari' cds, sent to Bologna with 'Amb Torino-Pisa' TPO cds transit b/s & 2 diff arrival b/s. The rare perfin stamp in superb condition while lettersheet has some of the adverts/coupons excised, as was planned use. Sass F4 cat €5000. Very rare & interesting item for the specialist. Dr Enzo Diena AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
5758
1888-92 Arms redrawn issue 25c-$2 imperf composite DIE PROOF in blue, litho transfers on thin paper (75x118mm). Superb UN as made. SG 45-48(p). Very rare & attractive. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5805
1888-97 Brooke set 1c-$1. VF M/MLH, mostly very fresh & unusually nice colours. SG 8-21 cat £600. Rare set. (14) (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5806
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)
  A$4000
(US$2720)
(€2440)
(£2240)
  A$7000
(US$4760)
(€4270)
(£3920)
A$
6196
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)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
7215
1888-93 opt QV ½d to 1/-. F-VFU. SG 1-10 cat £615. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
7216
1888-93 opt QV ½d to 1/- plus Natal ½d w/o stop & 1891 Postal Fiscal 1d dull mauve. F-VFM, mostly fresh. SG 1-10, 13, F1 cat £627. (12) (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
7217
1888-93 opt QV 4d green & deep brown. Postally VFU, violet '1 Nov 89' cds. SG 6 cat £75.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
7347
1888 QV £1 Lilac & black. Superb fresh VF MLH. SG 20 cat £900. Rare stamp in unusually nice quality. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
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