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Beer Duty: 1880 QV 2nd issue set 1/3 to 13/6 values in sans-serif upper case letters imperf proofs as issued 1/3 & 9/- UN, others with lines or part 'Cancelled' in m/s, some creases or spots, all nice colours. Bft 7-12 cat £750 for usual faulty types. Elsmore online cat $3000. Very rare as only 1 sheet of ea existed. (6). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1300
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Victoria: 1890-94 Postage Due set ½d to 5/-, plus 1895-1909 Basic set in red & green to 5/- (mixed wmks). Also 1890-94 2d-5d U plus shades & 1895-1909 ½d & 1d blks of 4. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £890+. (39) (P)SOLD at A$275
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Victoria: Pmks Melbourne single ring cds collection Nov 1895-Dec 1899 with 370+ diff from a possible 540 code variations (40 diff cds, no1-23) inc comp sets of 14 for 7(d), 12(3) & 23(1) inc 7A, T, 12D, K, P, T, 23T (all RRR) & 23D, K (both RRRR). Other rarities inc 1L, 2D, 3 H (2), 8H (2), 11D, 11T (2), 13 (type 2 straight top), D, F, S 13 (type 3) L, 14D, K 9INV), 15H, 16P, 17K, 18K, 19T (2), 20K, 21D 7 23 (type 2) F, all RRRRR (only 1 recorded). Then RRRR (2 recorded) for 1T, 2K, 3K, 5L, 7(1a-c)H, S, T, 8H (2), 10V (2), 10X (2), 15P (3), 15S, 17P, V, 18V, 21K, L (2), 22D (2). Also rarely seen 3B (3), 8B, 13B & Emergency duplex cancel 6A (1896), 10P & 10V (both late 1899), 14A Dec (5), 16A, D (1896). Also late/early dates throughout inc Nov 18 1895 (11), Dec 29 1899 (14), Dec 26 1899 (17), Nov 25 1895 (19). Plus 12 covers/cards inc 1899 Governor of Victoria. Minor duplication, mostly diff stamps. Difficult assembly with many rarities sighted. (1050) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1840-1899 World Classic collection in 1895 2 volume Imperial albums. Vol 1 with Europe & Asia, GB 1840 QV 1d black (2 plus cover) & 2d blue. 1847-54 QV Embossed set, useful surface printed range 1855-1899 to 1/- inc plates, BOB inc Officials with IR Officials to 6d & 1880-91 Govt Parcels to 1/-. Austria from 1850 Arms to 9k. Baden 1851-88 Numeral set to 9k inc 1k black on buff M & U, 3k M, 1k black on white M, 6k M & 9k M. 1857-66 Arms to 9kr. Bavaria 1849-62 Numeral to 18kr. Belgium from 1849 10c (2). Bremen 1855-66 Arms 6g & 7g imperf & perf. Brunswick from 1852 Arms 2g. Bulgaria 1879 Arms 5c & 10c. Denmark from 1851 2rbs (2) & Arms 4rbs (2). 1854-60 Arms to 16s. 1870 Numeral to 16s. Finland from 1860 serpentine roulettes inc 5k & 10k M & 1866-67 8p (2), 20p, 40p (2) & 1Mk. France 1849 Ceres imperf to 1Fr, 1867 Emperor 5Fr (SG cat £1100). 1870 Ceres imperf to 80c. 1866 Eagle Telegraph imperf set 25c-1Fr. French Colonies 1859-62 Eagle set to 80c. Thurn & Taxis North States 1852-59 Numeral to 10sg & Southern States to 15kr. North German Confed 1868-70 Numeral to 18k inc 2k range. Alsace & Lorraine 1870 Numeral to 20c. Germany 1871 Eagle Small Shield to 18kr inc 2kr & 1871 Eagle Large Shield to 9kr inc 2kr. Greece 1861-80 Large Hermes to 80L. Hamburg 1859 Arms imperf to 7s. Hannover 1850-51 Arms to 1/10th, 1853 Numeral 3pf rose & 3pf green imperf & roulette. Netherlands 1852 King set to 15c & 1864 King set to 15c plus 1869-71 King set to 2G50. Iceland 1873 Numeral 2s, 4s, 8s & 16s plus Official 8s (M). Ionian Islands 1859-64 QV set ½d-2d. Italian POs in Levant 1874 Estero opt to 2L. Lubeck 1859 Arms 2s & 4s U plus 1863-65 Arms 1s M. Luxemburg 1852 Grand Duke 10c-40c & roul to 40c, plus Officials. Mecklenburg Schwerin 1856-66 Arms inc 4/4s dotted & pain background, plus 3s & 5s both imperf & roul. Norway 1856 King 3s, 4s & 8s & 1863 Arms to 24s. Parma 1854 Numeral 10c U. Oldenburg 1852 Arms 1/3gr, 1/30th & 1/10th & 1859 Arms to 3g. Portugal 1853 Queen 5r & 50r, 1855 Pedro 5r (2, straight & curly hair), plus 25r, 50r & 100r. Spain 1850 Queen 6c & 12c, 1853 Madrid Arms 1c M & U, 1852 Queen 6c & 12c, 1853 Queen 6c & 6r, 1854 Arms to 5r, 1860 Queen to 2r, 1867 Queen set to 20c, 1870 Allegorical to 1E60, 1872 Amadao to 10P. 1874 Justice to 10P, plus useful 1864-69 Telegraphs. Sweden 1855 Arms 6sk & 8sk, 1858 Arms to 50o inc 9o, 1872-91 Numeral & Arms to 1R. Switzerland 1850 Poste Locale 2½r, 1855 to 1Fr. Turkey 1863 Toughra 1pi, 2pi & 5pi. Wurtemburg 1857-64 Arms to 18kr. China 1886 Small Dragon set. Ceylon 1857 QV imperf to 6d. Hong Kong 1862-71 QV to 96c. India 1854 QV 2a & 4a. Japan from 1871 Dragons imperf & perf. 1873-76 Cherry Blossom to 30s, Persia 1870 Lion 1s & 2s. Portuguese India from 1871 'Natives', Sarawak from 1869 Raja 3c, Strait Settlements 1867 QV opt 3½c & 8c. Volume II Africa inc Azores 1868 King opt 5r imperf & 1868-80 King perf to 300r. Madera 1868-80 King opt to 240r. Cape from 1853 Triangle to 1/-. Egypt from 1866 Arabic opt 1pi & 10pi, 1867 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi. Libera from 1860 Liberty inc 24c imperf. Suez canal 1865 Ship set. Americas inc Argentina 1862 Arms set, 1864 Rivadavia 5c & 10c imperf. Buenos Aires 1859-62 Liberty to 2p. Barbados 1852-74 Britannia to 5/-. Brazil from 1844 Numeral to 300r & 1850-54 to 430r. Canada 1858 QV ½d, 1859-64 QV Pictorial to 17c, 1868-70 Large Queen to 15c, 1875 Registration set to 8c. Nevis 1861 Medicinal Springs 1d & 1/-. New Brunswick 1851 3d (2). Nova Scotia 1851 6d. Newfoundland 1861 Flower 6½d & 1/- pr. St Lucia 1860-64 QV (1d), (4d) blue & (4d) yellow. DWI 1855 Arms 3c. USA 1847 Franklin 5c, 1861-67 Portraits to 30c, 1869 Pictorial to 12c. Uruguay 1858-60 Suns to 240c. NSW 1854 QV Diadem 6d & 1/- imperf, 1853-62 Registration 6d (M & U). New Zealand 1855-60 QV Chalon imperf to 1/- inc shades & wmks plus 1862-72 perf 1d, 2d & 6d M. Queensland 1861-80 QV Chalon range to 6d & 1880 QV Large Chalon to £1. Hawaii 1853 King 13c & 1864 King 2c. South Australia 1855-60 QV imperf to 6d & 1862-68 rouletted to 1/-. Tasmania 1855-64 QV Chalon imperf to 1/- & perf to 1/-. Victoria 1850 Half Length 1d (3 diff) & 2d. Western Australia 1854 Swan 1d black. Almost all diff inc wmks, shades, M & U etc. Mixed condition as usual in sizeable classic collection, plenty F-VF M/U. SG cat £230,000+ = A$420,000+. Real old-time collection in attractive albums. Complete with clasps, offered intact as received. (3200)AVAILABLE at A$13000
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Austria: Collection 1850-2000 in 2 Davo albums, inc 1850 2k-9k, 1858 2k orange, 3k green, 1863 3k green, 15k brown, 1867 to 50k brown (2). 1883 to 50k, 1890 to 2g, 1899 to 4k, 1910 Birthday to 1k, 1918 Airs Surch on grey paper inc 2k on 3k perf 12½x11½, 1922-24 Airs, 1923 Charity, 1925 Airs part set, 1925 Defs inc 1s shade, 1928 Anniv, 1930 Anti TB, 1936 Ski set, Post war inc 1948 80th Anniv, 1949 POW Relief, 1950 Plebiscite, 1950-53 Bird Airs (ex 3s), also 10s Bird on cover to Australia & comprehensive later to 2000. Extensive BoB inc Newspapers 1858 1k dull purple, 1861 1k grey both UN, 1865 1k05 UN & FU. 1873 Telegraphs (Hungary) 5k to 2G opt SPECIMEN (8 values) UN. Imperial Journal 1858 1k, 2k UN. Military Posts Romania, Lombardy & Venezia 1850-64 inc 1850 5c UN, 10c, 15c, 20c, 45c (2) G/FU, 1858-62 2s, 5s, 10s, 15s. 1863-64 to 15s perf 10. POs in Turkey 1867 to 25s, 1880 to 5Pi, 1890-92 inc perf 11 2Pi (SG 35d), Bosnia Herzegovina inc 1895-99 ½k-25k, 1906 Pic G/FU. Some mixed condition but mostly F-VF U. Total cat value £10,000+ = $18,500 -plus high cost of the albums $500+. (1700 +5 M/S).AVAILABLE at A$1000
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British Central Africa: 1891-1901 collection inc 1891-95 BCA opt Rhodesia Arms 1d to 10/-, 1892-93 Surch set 3s/4s, 4s/5s. 1895 Surch One Penny on 2d. 1895 Arms to £1, no wmk & 1896 Arms to £1, with wmk. 1897-1900 Arms to £10. 1897 ONE PENNY on 3/-. 1898 Cheque stamp 1d, imperf & perf. 1901 Arms New colours set. Mostly G-VF M/U, some high F/C. SG cat £7100+ = A$13,000+. (42) (P)SOLD at A$950
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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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British East Africa: 1890-1903 Mint collection inc 1890-95 Light & Liberty to 3R, 1894 Surch set, 1895 BEA h/s 5a, 7½a & 1R, 1895-96 QV India opts to 5R, 1895 QV surch 2½ on 1a6p, 1895-96 QV Lions set to 5R. 1897 opt Zanzibar Sultan ½a & 2a, 1897 Zanzibar Sultan surch 2½ on 1a & 2½ on 3a, 1897-1903 QV Lions High 3R, plus 4R, 5R & 10R opt SPECIMEN. All diff. Mostly F-VF M, some tropical spots. SG cat £3000+ = A$5500+. (48) (P)SOLD at A$500
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British East Africa: 1890-1903 used QV collection. 1890-95 Light & Liberty to 5R, 1895 TECR Provisional m/s ½a on 3a, 1895 BEA opt to 8a. 1895-96 BEA opt QV to 12a. 1896-1901 QV Lion to 4R. 1897-1903 QV Lion 1R & 2R postally used, plus 20R & 50R F/C. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF U. SG cat £1800+ counting the 2 high as F/C (would cat £11,750 as U alone). (37) (P)SOLD at A$600
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British Empire: 1880s-1970s in 16 small s/books. Swaziland 1933 KGV to 1/- & 1938 KGVI to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Nyasaland from 1895-1900 Arms inc 1935 Jubilee set. 1938-51 KGVI Leopard to 2/6. 1945 KGVI Pics to 10/-, 1963 QEII Surch set to £1. 1937 Coronation Omnibus issues Ascension to Virgin Is. Solomon Is from 1907 Canoe inc 1938 KGVI Pics to 2/-. St Helena 1922-37 KGV Ships to 6d, 1938-44 KGVI Ships to 2/6. 1953-54 QEII Pics to 10/-. 1961-65 QEII Pic to £1. Zanzibar from 1896 Sultans. Cayman Is 1900 QV set. 1921-26 KGV to 1/-. 1938-51 KGVI Pics to 5/- & 1950 to 2/-. Falklands from 1891 QV inc 1935 Jubilee set. 1938-51 KGVI Pics to 1/3. 1952 KGVI Pics to 2/6. 1949 UPU Omnibus issues almost comp. Gambia from 1880s QV Cameos to 4d. 1938-44 KGVI Elephants to 1/3. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £9000+ = A$16,000+. (4300)SOLD at A$900
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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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Danish West Indies: 1866-1902 inc1866 Crown Arms 3c imperf, 1872-73 Crown Arms 3c & 4c perf, 1873-1902 Crown Numeral to 50c plus shades, 1887 1 Cent on 7c & 1895 '10 Cents 1895' on 50c. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2100+ = A$3750+. (16) (P)SOLD at A$400
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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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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 Lepzig 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 - Chamba: 1887-1947 collection on leaves inc 4/87 QV to (both 1R). SG 1a 6d olive-bistre marginal blk of 30. 1895 5R, KEVII inc 1903-05 to 3a, 8a, 1R. KGV inc 1927-37 to 1R. KGVI 1938 to 15R. 1942-47 to 25R M/MLH to 10R, 1940-43 set Officials inc 1887 ½a to 1R, 1903-05 to 1R, 1927-37 to 5R, 1938-40 to 10R with extra 5R M, 1940-43 1R, 2R, 10R & others. Mostly F-VF M/MLH, some U. SG cat £5600 = A$10,000+. Valuable collection. (208)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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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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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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Netherlands: 1852-1923 Collection inc 1852-64 King sets 5c-15c imperf & perf. 1867-69 King set to 50c. 1869-76 Arms set to 2½c. 1872-91 King set to 2G50. 1876-94 Numeral set to 2½c. 1891-98 Queen set to 5g. 1898 Coronation 1G. 1899-1923 Queen & numeral ½c-5G. Postage Dues 1870 Numeral set 5c & 10c. 1881-94 Numeral basic set to 1G. 1895-96 New Colours basic set to 25c. Money Order stamps 1884 1G, 2G & 10G. All diff. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £3500+ = A$6300+. (107) (P)SOLD at A$450
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Nyasaland: 1891-1933 inc BCA opts (9) to 10/-, 1895 1d/2d, 1895 no wmk Arms 2d & 2/6 (flts), 1908 KEVII 4/-, 1913-33 KGV (10, mixed wmks) to 10/-. Some BCA opts toned. Mostly F-VF M. SG cat £1330. (23) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Portugal: 1853-1905 Collection inc 1853 Queen embossed set to 100R. 1855-56 King Embossed to 100R. 1862-64 King Embossed set to 100R. 1816-67 Embossed curved label set to 120R imperf. 1867-70 curved label set to 240R perf. 1870-84 Straight labels to 1000R. 1880-82 King to 50R. 1882-86 King to 500R (both black & purple). 1892-94 Figures to 300R. 1892-93 Provisorio opt to 80R. 1893 '1893 Provisorio' to 8OR. 1894 Prince Henry to 1000R. 1895 St Anthony to 1000R. 1895-1905 Carlos to 500R. 1898 da Gama to 100R. Postage Due 1898 da Gama to 200R. All diff. Mostly G-VF U, odd M, sl mixed in parts. SG cat £15,800+ = A$28,000+. (164) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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Portugal: 1947-57 Better sets inc 1947 Costumes MUH (SG cat £225), 1949 Portraits MUH (£150), July 1949 Caravel Defs (4, £375), 1950 Holy Year MUH (£150), San Juan de Dios (£140), 1952 Nato MUH (£516), St Francis (£100), 1953 Stamp Anniv MUH (£140), 1954 San Paulo (£180) & 1957 Garrett MUH (£200). Plus 1856 Curly Hair 25r rose UN (£450), 1866 Curved Label 25r M (£350), 1892 King 75r perf 11½ & 300r M (£850), 1895 King 8 values (£130) & 1931 St Anthony (£200). Also Azores 1868 50r imperf & 80r perf M (£500) & 1882 20r red perf 13½ M (£170). Mostly VF fresh M/MLH with MUH as noted. SG cat £4800+. Marked retail $3680. (73) (P)SOLD at A$700
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Portuguese Colonies - 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$500
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Rhodesia: 1892-1908 Collection inc 1892-93 Arms set to £10 (£5, £10 F/C). 1892 Surch set ½d-8d. 1892-94 Arms set to 4/-. 1895 Arms set 2d & 4d, perf 12½. 1896-97 Large Arms set to 4/-, Lion partly shaded, & to 10/- heavy shading. 1896 Cape opt set 1/- M. 1897 Arms ½d-8d. 1898-1908 Arms ½d to £20 plus shades (£20 F/C). All diff. Most F-VF U, odd M. SG cat £4900+ = A$8800+. (79) (P)SOLD at A$1000
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Tonga: 1886-1949 Mint inc 1886-88 King George I set to 1/- plus 1892 6d orange (2 shades). 1891 Surch set 4d/1d & 8d/2d. 1891 diag 'stars' opt 1d & 2d set. 1892 King & Arms set to 1/- (SG cat £225). 1893 Surch 2½d on 2d, 5d on 4d & 7½d on 8d. 1894 'Surcharge' opt set plus 1895 1d on 2d & 1½d on 2d. 1895 King George II set to 7½d. 1895 Surch set ½d on 2½d to 7½d on 2½d. 1896 type written surcharge 'Half-Penny' on 2d reading up & down. 1897-1949 King & Pics basic set to 5/-. Officials 1893 'GFB' opt King set to 1/- (£275) & 1893 GFB set to 10d (£150). All diff inc shades. Most F-VF M/UN. SG cat £1900+ = A$3400+. (58) (P)SOLD at A$350
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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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1887-95 'OS' serifed opt on QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty opt 'POSTAGE' in blue, perf 10, wmk NSW, from 1895 Special printing for PO sets. F-VF CTO 'GPO' ovals cancel. SG O37b(var) would cat £3000. Rare only 50 sold with GPO cancel. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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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)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1890 'OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 5/- sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, NSW ovals pmk. SG O48(var) cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1890 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 5/- sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O48(var) cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1890-91 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 20/- NSW in circle from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O50 cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Postmarks Numerals: Andersen 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. (3950 items). (P)AVAILABLE at A$8000
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Envelopes-PTPO: 1895 Use of Centennial 1d pointed flap "Sydney JU 6 95' pmk & 'Unclaimed' h/s. Plus Emu 2d with Mitchell & Co flap logo & 'Sydney JY 3 95' pmk. F-VF. (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1890 QV 1d vermilion, horiz pr IMPERF, tied on 1895 cover (mnr blemishes) Caboolture (30 Oct) to Brisbane. SG 187a cat £325 & 'from x15' on cover so £4875! Attractive & very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Impressed Duty: 1895 QV set 3d-£500. Mostly VF fresh MUH with albino embossed cancels. Bft 1-63 cat £290+, Elsmore cat $750+ both for M, should be at least double, £580+ or $1500+ MUH & very rare thus. Impressive set in unusually nice quality. (63). (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1895-96 Postage Due set ½d to 5/-, wmk V crown (SG w33). VF U/CTO, Melbourne cds. SG D11-20 cat £120, ACSC VD11-D20 cat $605. (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1850s-60s Covers all Melbourne cancels with 1859 (Feb) Victorian Steam Board Office OHMS env to Sandhurst franked QV Emblems 4d rouletted. 1859 (Dec) franked QV 4d emblems to Francis Henty Portland, 1860 (May) to Adelaide franked 6d blue Queen on Throne. 1859 (Sept) to Castlemaine franked QV Emblems 4d pr, tied by 2 'Killer' 1 cancels. 1863 to Geelong franked 4 QV 4d Beaded oval tied by Victorian Duplex cancel. 1895 ½d orange 'Spectator' newspaper wrapper to Tasmania & another wrapper to London uprated with extra QV ½d. All F-VF. (6)AVAILABLE at A$150
1997

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Beer Duty: 1895 QV 4d blue 'One Doz Bottled' Local Beer 'Malt & Hops exclusively' wmk V crown sideways. Superb fresh M. Bft 59. Elsmore cat $160. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
1998

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Beer Duty: 1895 QV 8d red. Local Beer, 'Malt & Hops exclusively', wmk V crown sideways. Superb F/C. Bft 60. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
1999

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Beer Duty: 1895 QV 6d black on pink, 'One Doz Bottled' imported Beer, w/o inscription, wmk V crown sideways. Superb fresh M. Bft 63. Elsmore cat $160. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
2016

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1895 'Half-penny' opt Swan 3d red-brown opt DOUBLE in red & in green, wmk crown CA. F-VF U, barred circle pmk. SG 111b cat £180 & under-catalogued as rare used. (P)AVAILABLE at A$160
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1895 Arms 1/- black & rose, no wmk. VF fresh M. SG 25 cat £120. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1895 Arms 1/- black & rose, no wmk. VF fresh M. SG 25 cat £120. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1895 Arms 5/- black & olive no wmk. VFM. SG 28 cat £300 (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1895 Star & Local Scene set ½c-$1. Mostly F-VF U/CTO, 25c cnr flt. SG 1-10 cat £450. (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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Treaty Posts: Collection 1866-97 inc Amoy 1896 Surch ½c/4c & 6c/20c plus 1895-96 Postage Due opt ½c. Chefoo 1893-94 Tower to 2c. Chinkiang 1894-95 Mountain ½c & 1c. Foochow 1895 Boat to 1c, Hankow 1893-94 Pictorial to 30c, Ichang 1894 to 2ca. Kewkiang 1894 Pictorial & Numeral to 40c. Nanking 1896 1c, Wuhu 1894-95 Bird 1c, Shanghai 1866 Small Dragon 2c, 1877-80 Small Dragon to 60ca, 1893 Arms to 20c, 1896 Surch 4c/5c & 6c/20c, 1893 surch to 20c inc bisects. 1892-93 opt Postage Due to 10c, 1893 Postage Due to 20c. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £1350+ = A$2400+. Useful starter collection of this interesting field. (105)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Perak: 1895-99 Elephants $5 green & ultramarine. Superb fresh MLH. SG 79 cat £650. Rare high value. Dr Enzo Diena photo-cert. (P)SOLD at A$500
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1895 opt Arms set 4c-40c on $1 scarlet, horiz strips of 5, opt SPECIMEN vert. Almost all VF MUH. SG 75s-79s cat £400 for M, should be at least double, £800 MUH plus premium for strips. The largest known multiples. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1895 Surch set 4c-40c on $1 red, local h/s SPECIMEN (not usual machine opt). SG 87-91s(var). Very rare! (5). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300