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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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New South Wales: 1850-1912 Dealer's stock on pgs & hagners inc 1850-51 Sydney View 2d. 1880s QV 2d blue variety 'TWO PENCE' doubled vertically (2). Good range of 1880s-early 1900s QV 5d Diadems Mint inc 1903-08 blk of 4. 1886-88 QV Stamp Duty opt POSTAGE 5/- (2) plus 1894-1904 10/- (5). 1897 QV Charity 1d (8M, inc blk of 4). Useful OS to 1/- inc 1882-85 QV 1d in blks of 4 (5). 1860-72 QV Diadem 8d, wmk 8, opt SPECIMEN. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £5200+ = A$9000+. (260) (P)SOLD at A$700
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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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Queensland: 1860s-1912 Collection lightly duplicated with 1860s-70s QV Chalons (25) to 5/- ochre inc no wmk 3d, 2d (2) & 6d (3). 1880 large Chalon set to £1 F/C, 1881 'Netted' cnrs set to 6d. 1882 Lined background to 2/- brown & 1897-1912 set to 2/- turquoise. Mixed condition throughout but inc F-VFM, generally G-FU. Many with numeral pmks. (260)SOLD at A$160
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Queensland: 1882-1908 MUH multiples. Noted 1882 QV Numerals in lower cnrs 2½d rose blk of 6, 1896 QV Solid background 1d blk of 28. 1895-96 QV 2 numerals ½d blk of 20. 1895-96 QV no cnr numerals blank background 1d blk of 12. 1897-1908 QV 4 numerals 1d blk of 14 with sheet no. 1897-98 QV 1d plain roulette part sheet of 19. Most F-VF MUH, odd flts or spots. SG cat £2750+ for M, should be at least double, £5500+ MUH, plus premium for multiples. (315)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Tasmania: Covers 1903 Tattersall Postal Regulations by-pass Tasmanian Govt Railways parcel label to rear of envelope for Paid Carriage from Tunbridge to Hobart. VF condition for one these rare covers. 1950s Stamp Duty 1d Platypus attached to rear of Govt Bank Cheque with crisp 'Orford 9 MY 60 TAS' postal cds. 1897-1902 Letter Bills (21) with a variety of pmks inc Campania, Claremont, Evandale Junction, GPO, Mangalore, Richmond & Triabunna. 1950s-60s 'Meter Mail/Paid' covers (17) inc 1964 OHMS (2) with black Hobart machine pmks & 1951 'Paid at Launceston' with red Launceston 'Jubilee' machine pmk, plus oddments (8) inc 1980s Quoiba & Pipers River cds. All F-VF. (48 covers)SOLD at A$120
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Victoria: 1850-1912 Collection inc 1850-57 QV Halflength 3d imperf. 1852-54 Queen on Throne 2d single & pr plus 1856 1d & 1858 6d. 1854-58 QV Woodblock 6d & QV 1/- imperf. 1857-61 Emblems inc perfs & imperf. 1901 No Postage to 5/-. 1901-12 Postage to 5/- plus wmks. 1884-96 Stamp Duty to £1 inc postally used. 1897 Charity set. 1900 Boer War Charity 1d. 1890-94 Postage Due to 2/- & 1894-1906 to 5/-. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £1100+ = A$2000+. (335).SOLD at A$200
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Victoria: 1850-1912 Collection in s/book & in hagners with 1850 QV Halflengths 1d, 2d, 3d. 1852 Queen on Throne 2d pr & single. 1850s QV Emblems (9) to 4d & 1860s-70s Laureates (20) to 1/-. 1880s Postal Fiscals Postally U (4) with 1d olive (2), 1/- blue & 4/- orange. 1882 QV 3d opt 'STAMP DUTY' light pmk. 1890s Postage Dues (56) with blue & claret or red & green to 1/-. 1897 Charity 1/- blue & 1900 Boer War 1d & 2d Charities. 1901-12 QV Postage to 5/- inc 1d pink CA Monogram M & 2d violet wmk sideways U. Also pmk interest inc Melbourne cds & a variety of Numeral cancels. Also covers/cards (5) inc 1903 1½d Reply from Germany back to Victoria. Some slightly mixed condition, mainly G-F/VF U with odd M/MUH sighted. (760)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Victoria: 1850-1913 Collection inc 1850-57 QV Halflength 1d (12), 2d (3) & 3d (18 inc 2 prs). All with shades & printings. 1859 QV Halflength 3d perf. 1852-54 Queen on throne 2d (4 inc shades). 1856 1d & 1858 6d (2). 1854-55 QV Woodblock 6d & 2/- imperf. 1887-63 QV Emblems inc prs, shades, wmks & papers. 1860-66 QV Beaded Oval to 6d. 1863-73 QV Laureate to 5/- inc 8d orange & 10d grey -also wmks, shades & perfs. 1873-74 QV 9d M (2). 1885-95 QV Stamp Duty to 2/-. 1885 QV Stamp Duty opt to 2/-. 1885-95 QV 4d lilac error of colour (SG 300b cat £1700). 1884-96 QV Stamp Duty Postal Fiscals to £1 inc Postally U. 1897 QV Charity 1d & 2d. 1901-13 QV Postage to 5/- M plus 1d bar opt experimental pr. Also 1901 QV Postage perf OS ½d blk of 40, & 1901 KEVII £1 perf OS. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in earlies but some Halflengths with 4 margins, odd doubtful items in later. SG cat £19,500+ = A$35,000+. Valuable lot. (720) (P)SOLD at A$2700
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1854-1912 States ranges inc NSW 1854-59 QV Diadem 6d wmk 8 imperf. 1860-72 QV Diadem 1d perf 13 UN. Queensland 1861 QV Chalon 1d wmk Small Star rough perf 16 M (cat £110) & 1868-78 2d, wmk crown Q M. 1897-1908 QV to 2/-. 1900 Boer War 1d, 2d sets (2) & 1890s QV 6d Postal Fiscal BNG pmk. South Australia 1876-1900 QV 2/- M. Victoria 1854 Queen on Throne 2d U on piece. 1884 QV Stamp Duty £9 CTO. 1901-10 QV Postage 5/-, 1895-1904 Postage Due CTO to 5/- (2) plus shades & wmks. Tas 1857 1d brick QV Chalon UN (£475), 870 1d Rose wmk numeral UN (SG 128 cat £140), & 1880 Platypus 1d, 6d & 1/- M. Western Australia 1854 Swan 1d black imperf. 1893-97 Swan Postal Fiscal to 1/- postally used. Also GB (20) from 1841 QV 1d imperfs to 1870s 4d brown. Most G-VF M/U, SG cat £3400+ = A$6000+. (190). (P)SOLD at A$900
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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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1819-1900 Postal Stationery classic cut-out collection in 1899 Imperial album for envelopes & wrappers inc GB 1840 Mulready 1d envelope plus 1d wrapper front. Bechuanaland 1886-89 opt GB & Cape selection. British East Africa 1893 Light & Liberty 2½a plus later QV 2a registration. Cape 1882-94 inc registration. Ceylon 1857-68 set to 2/-. Heligoland 1878 Arms wrapper set to 10pf. Mauritius 1862-95 to 50c. NSW 1838 Embossed Arms (1d). Tasmania Official Franks from various departments. Plus 1865 Victoria Official Frank selection. Good coverage of Austria from 1861 plus Austrian Italy & Hungary from 1871. Sudan 1897 opt Egypt to 1Pi. Useful German States with most states inc Hamburg comp 1866 to 7S, Bremen 1857 Arms, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Arms to 5gr, Oldenburg 1861-62 Arms to 3gr. Italy 1819 Cavallini Horseman Embossed to 50c. Russia from 1848 Arms inc 3 Zemstvos issues, plus 1845 St Petersburg Arms. USA from 1853 Portraits inc 1876 Centenary 3c in red & green & 1893 Columbus issues. Almost all diff. Mostly F-VF UN/U, some mixed. Cat of USA US$300+ plus the rest. (840)SOLD at A$1300
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1840-1960s Old-time collection in c1910 Ideal album. Strength in pre 1920. Aitutaki 1903 opt Pic set to 1/-. Alsace Lorraine 1870 Numeral to 25c. Baden 1851-58 Numeral to 9kr. Bavaria 1849-62 Numeral to 18kr. Bosnia 1879-1900 Numeral to 25h. Brunswick 1853-62 Arms to 2sgr. Bulgaria 1879 Arms 10c. Canada 1859 Pictorial to 17c. 1868-90 QV Large Queen to 15c. 1897 QV Jubilee to 20c. 1897-98 Maple Leaves to 10c & 1898-1992 QV to 20c. Cape 1853-63 Triangle 1d, 4d & 6d. 1864-1900 Hope to 5/-. 1902-03 KEVII to 5/-. Cook Is 1892 Typeset 1d & 1½d. Denmark 1853 Arms set to 16s. Fiji 1882 QV set 1/- & 5/- M. France 1849-50 Ceres 20c & 25c. 1869 Napoleon 5Fr. 1871 10 on European 10c. 1870 Ceres to 40c, imperf. 1877-1900 P&C to 5Fr. French Colonies 1859-70 Eagles to 80c. German East Africa 1893 opt Eagle to 50pf. GB 1840 QV 1d black. Hawaii 1864-71 Portraits to 18c. 1894 Pictorials to 25c. Hong Kong 1863-80 QV to 90c. 1912-32 KGV to $2. Mecklenburg-Strelitz 1864 Arms ¼sgr. Norway 1856 King set to 8s. Prussia 1850-58 King to 3gr. Switzerland 1850-52 Rayon 5r & 10r. Victoria 1850-57 Halflength 2d (2) & 3d. Most diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £15,000+ = A$27,000+ (3850).SOLD at A$2200
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1858-2000s Collection/accumulations of island Countries & Territories in 18 s/books & album. Strength in British Empire/Cwlth issues inc Nauru 1916-80s inc 1924-48 Ship set to 10/- M. 1960s-70s Defs & Commems in blks sheetlets & full sheets. PNG 1952 Pictorials to 2/6. Tokelau 1948-2003 collection inc M/S. Mauritius 1858 Britannia in red & blue imperf. 1895-99 Arms to 18c. 1912-22 KGV to 10R. 1953-58 QEII Pic to 10R. 1969-73 QEII Fish to 10R. Hawaii 1864-92 Portraits to 15c. 1894-99 President & Pics to 25c. British West Indies inc Antigua range of Defs & Commems. Bahamas 1938-52 KGVI to 5/-. 1954-63 QEII Pics to £1. Barbados from 1860s-70s Britannia issues. Malta from 1880s inc 1947 Self Govt opts to 5/-. New Hebrides 1897 Local Post set. 1938 Gold Currency to 1Fr. Jamaica 1860-90s QV to 1/-. 1919-30s KGV Pics to 2/-. Fiji 1878-99 Monograms to 6d. 1912-32 KGV to 5/-. 1953-59 QEII Pic to £1. Tristan da Cunha 1952 opt KGVI Ships to 10/-. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, some tropicalisation in parts. SG cat £16,500+ = A$29,000+ (14,000+, 150+ M/S).AVAILABLE at A$1300
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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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Bolivia: 1868-1983 Collection in hagner binder. Early issues 1897 Pics to 2B Arms, 1930 Airs opt '6-V-1930' on 10c, 15c, 25c, 50c, 1941 Arms set, 1960 Tiahuanacu set, 1960s-70s sets, part set & lots more. A useful collection, practically all diff. Largely F-VF. SG cat £540 (740)AVAILABLE at A$140
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British Commonwealth assortment in s/book with Solomon Islands to 1980s inc Large Canoe ½d, 1d & Small Canoes (6) to 1/-. Tristan da Cunha 1952 opts to 1/- plus decimal Birds to £2 MUH. Vanuatu 1981 Pic set to 500 FNH blks of 4 & Zambia 1968 Pics to K2 all MUH. Cyrenaica 1950 Pics 50M (2) & 100M MLH (cat £80). Sudan to 1951 inc 1897 opts to 1P, 1902 Camels to 2P M, 1923 Camels set to 15M both M & U, 1930s Airmail Surcharges (7 diff). Plus Malawi Thematic sets & other assorted Pic sets. Mixed M/MUH/G-FU. SG cat £750 = A$1300. (440)SOLD at A$150
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British Commonwealth collection in 3 albums with Canada (420) 1890s-1970s inc KGV Pics to $1 violet U & later Pics to $2 M. Newfoundland (130, cat £270) 1880s-1930s inc 1880 Pics to 5c Seal, 1897 Portrait set & 1937 Coronation set to 48c. New Zealand 1920s-60s M/MUH collection (200, cat £150) in 3rd Vol inc 1926 Dunedin 1d & 2d, 1937 KGVI to 3/-, assorted Healths & pre-dec Pics. (750)SOLD at A$120
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British Empire: 1936 KEVIII Collection inc GB sets (5) plus inverted wmk set, all Morocco Agencies & Tangier opts (5 sets). GB 1936 Postage Dues wmk 'E8R' 1d, 3d, 4d, 5d & 1/- blks of 4 M/MUH (SG cat £456), Canada 1932 5c (9) & 1935 5c (5) -total £170, Newfoundland 1897 as baby ½c (5), 1911 Coronation 3c, 1928 4c DLR & 1929 4c PB (10), 1932 both 4c colours (5 ea), 4c red imperf pr (UN, £70), plus Customs Duty set. Also some modern Commems with St Vincent 1977 sheetlet inc KEVIII, GB 2012 76p blk of 6, Guyana 2012 M/S (2) & a few others. Total cat £800+. (156, 3 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$250
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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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Canada: 1860s-2000 Collection/accumulation on 80 hagners in massive slipcase binder with 1860s large QV (SG cat £690) inc 6c (3), 12½c (2) & 15c (9) small QV to 10c, 1893 QV 20c & 50c (2) - £155, Jubilee to 50c, 1897 QV set, 1898 2-leaf set, KEVII to 10c, 1908 Quebec set ex 15c (£320), then appears comp with at least 2 of every stamp, all the long Pic set to $1. From 1950 all have at least 1-3 of all M/MUH & up to 3 ea U. Also Official perfins (28) & opts (63) inc 1949 M to 20c inc extras (£200), Special Delivery, Postage Dues, booklets (45), some covers etc. Mixed condition early, generally F-VF M/MUH/U. Est cat £3200 to 1952, another £1000 for the later? -total £4200 = A$7600. (4000)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Canada - Newfoundland: 1857-1947 Collection on Scott pgs inc 1857-60 Crown & Flowers 1d, 3d triangle & 5d. 1862-64 Flowers 4d (2), 6d & 1/-. 1865-94 Pic set inc Fish 2c, Seal 5c brown & 5c black, Prince 10c, QV 12c (2 shades), Ship 13c & QV 24c. 1868-94 Portrait set to 6c. 1876-74 Rouletted set to 5c. 1893-96 Pic to 10c plus shades. 1897 Cabot set to 60c. 1897-1901 Royal Portrait set. 1910 Pic set to 15c, litho plus 1911 6c-10c engraved. 1911 Portrait set to 15c. 1919 Caribou set to 36c. 1920 Surch set inc 3c/15c both types. 1923-24 Pic set to 24c. 1928 Pic set to 30c plus 1929-31 re-engraved set to 20c & 1931 wmk set to 30c. 1931 Air sets to $1 with & w/o wmk. 1932-37 Pic & Portrait set to 48c. 1933 Gilbert set to 32c. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1937 long Coronation set, 1941-43 Pic & Portrait set to 48c. 1919 & 1921 Airmail opts. 1932 Transatlantic $1.50 on $1. 1933 Air set to 75c. 1939 Postage Due to 10c. Almost all diff. Mostly F-VF U, some M. SG cat £8000+ = A$14,000+. (265) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Canada - Newfoundland: 1857-1918 Mint collection. 1857-64 Crown & Flowers 1d, 3d Triangle & 5d. 1862-64 Flowers 4d, 6d, 6½d & 1/-. 1865-70 Ship 13c & QV 24c, 1868-73 Prince 1c, QV 3d vermilion & 6d rose. 1880-98 Pictorial to 10c. 1897 QV Surch 1c/3c, 1897 400th Anniv to 35c. 1897-1918 Royal Portrait set to 5c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN, some mixed condition. SG cat £1700+ = A$3000+. (33) (P)SOLD at A$350
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French Colonies - Zanzibar: 1894-1900 inc 1894-95 Peace & Commerce opt ½a-10a. 1894 'ZANZIBAR I0 ANNAS 1Fr' opt P&C 40c. 1896-1900 'ZANZIBAR' opt P&C to 50a on 5Fr. 1897 Postage Due set to 5a on 50c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition. SG cat £1750+ = A$3100+. (29). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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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 Feudatory States: Collection 1870-1950 in Springback binder. Extensive range inc Bamra 1894 ¼a Postal Card used, Bhopal 1902-49 inc 1902 ¼a rose-red sheetlet of 16, Bijawar inc 1935 perf 11 Pictorials to 2a & 1936 roul to 2a, 1937 to 1R, Bundi 1894-1947 inc 1897-98 1a, 2a (2) & 4a (2) with shades, 1914-41 Raja Cows inc varieties, 1941-45 Arms set, Charkhari 1897 range, 1902-04 to 4a, 1931 Pictorials to 5R inc 4a with 'misplaced perfs' variety, Hyderabad 1871-1944 inc 1871-1909 Arms to 12a, 1931 Pics to 1R & others. Indore 1898-1946 inc 1927-37 Maharaja inc 2R & 5R, 1940-46 Defs to 2R & 5R MUH. Kashmir 1866-76 Primates, Kishangarh inc 1904 Maharaja to 5R inc ½a & 1a imperf Proofs/Colour Trials, 1928-36 to 5R, Orchha 1935 Maharaja to 25R, 1939 to 2R, Rajasthan inc 1948 Bundi opts, 1950 Jaipur opt set SG 15-27, Sirmoor inc 1898 Elephant to 1R, Soruth 1864 1a 1929 Pics Officials inc 1932 Pics set of 4 also few covers. Travancore 1889-1949 inc 1921-32 Surch. Travancore-Cochin 1950 Surch inc 1a opt USTC (2), Officials inc 1949-51 2a/4ch to 6a/14ch 4 values in prs imperf. Others, few covers/stationery. Mostly VF M/U, some forgeries/reprints given the nature of the area. SG cat £4670 = A$8500. Very attractive collection. (750+) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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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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New Guinea - German: 1898-1919 Postcards with opt 5pf single, plus double reply with print date, 10pf & 10pf double reply with date (3 ea), 1900 Yacht 5pf, plus 5pf double reply (2), 10pf (2) & double reply, 1919 Neuguinea w/o hyphen 5pf. Also Marshall Is 1897 opt (Marshall with 'c') 5pf & 10pf, 1901 Yacht 10pf & 10pf double reply with frame, 1917 Yacht 5pf w/o frame. F-VF fresh UN. Mi cat €395. (20)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Niger Coast: 1892-98 Used QV collection on pgs. 1892-94 Oil Rivers opt GB set to 1/-. 1894 QV Oil Rivers obliterated set to 1/- plus 1d shade. 1894 QV set to 1/- no wmk. 1897 QV to 2/6 wmk crown CA. Also 1894 QV 2½d part sheet of 24, & 1894 QV ½d blk of 10. Almost all F-VF U. SG cat £570+. (59).SOLD at A$180
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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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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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Seychelles: 1890-1900 QV range inc 1890-92 QV die I to 96c & Die II to 16c. 1893 Surch to 90c on 96c. 1893 New values to 45c. 1896 Surch 18c/45c & 36c/45c. 1897-1900 QV to 2R25. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £660+. (35)AVAILABLE at A$180
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USA 1870-1990 Collection in thick spring-back album inc 1870 large presidents to 30c, 1897 Columbian to 15c, pre-WWI commem sets, 1938 Presidents to $5 Coolidge, 1940 Famous Americans near comp & many Pics/commems. Mostly G-FU. High cat value. (many 100s)SOLD at A$130
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1897 QV Consumptives Home 1/- green & brown, left marginal blk of 4. VF MUH, sl gum bends. SG 280 cat £200 as M singles, should be at least double, £400 MUH, plus premium for the blk. (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d, opt SPECIMEN. F-VF UN/M, 1d tiny thin. SG 280-281s cat £300. (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d deep myrtle-green, imperf composite Proof on thick white glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb fresh UN as made. SG 288/97(p). Attractive & rare, this being the 1st example in this colour we have handled. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897 QV Coin 5/- reissue, perf 11x12 marg blk of 4 with attractive burelage at left. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 297e cat £200++. Rare multiple. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897-1905 Inwards German PPC 'Gruss aus' colour types with German frankings (1 Swiss to Rockhampton) & most to Sydney inc a double 'gatefold' view & views of Heligoland, waterfalls, trains, bridges, boats etc. All 5+5pf or 10pf frankings, pmks inc Berlin, Mulheim, Wildungen, Cassel & Hamburg. Hunters Hill etc arrival cds. G-VF U. (12)AVAILABLE at A$100
1674

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1897 use of 'Eyre's Letter Card Co', Series I, profusely illustrated both sides, used locally at Sydney (11 Aug) with Arms 1d tied by duplex. Attractive & rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
1675

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1897-1901 Inwards German PPC inc hotels, bars & restaurants etc, inc Otto Ludwig’s Pilsener Bierhallen, Café Kasten, Munchen Hofbrauhaus, Aachen Muschelnhaus etc. 6 Colour, 2 B&W. All German frankings (1 Dutch) to Sydney from Wiesbaden, Aachen, Kotzschenbroda, Dresden, Munich, Hannover, plus Sydney arrival cds etc. F-VF U. (8)AVAILABLE at A$150
1682

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Postmark: Numeral 277 of Tarlo type 3R16 (RRRR), crisp comp strike on 1897 QV 2d blue. (P)SOLD at A$120
1685

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Postmark: Numeral 690 of Brown's Creek (type 4B, RRRR) near comp strike on 1897 1d Shield. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
1686

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Postmark: Numeral 738 of Quipolly (RRRR). Light strike on 1897 QV 2d blue. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
1689

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Postmark: Numeral 1120 of Bull Plain (closed 1897, RRRR) comp crisp strike on 1880s QV 2d blue. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
1810

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1897 QV Hospital Charity Fund set 1d & 2½d, opt Specimen. VFM, 1d part gum. SG 353-4s cat £200. (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$110
1927

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1897-1903 QV Lions high value set 1R-5R opt SPECIMEN. VFM, 3R is UN. SG 92-96s cat £250 (normal cat £1400). (5) (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897-1903 QV Lions 50R mauve top value. Superb F/C, large violet Protectorate cancel. SG 99 cat £300 F/C (cat £9000 for U). (P)SOLD at A$350
1929

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1897-1903 QV Lions 50R mauve, wmk crown CC REVERSED, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 99xs cat £425 (normal £2750) (P)SOLD at A$300
1985

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1897 QV Jubilee ½c-15c. VF fresh M. SG 121-32 cat £606, Unitrade 50-58 cat C$1520. (9) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
1986

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1897 QV Jubilee ½c black. Superb fresh MUH. SG 121 cat £75 for M, should be at least triple, £225 MUH, Unitrade 50 cat C$420. (P)SOLD at A$250
1987

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1897 QV Jubilee 1c-5c. F-VF fresh MUH. SG ex122-128 cat £106 for M, should be at least triple, £318 MUH, Unitrade 51-54 cat C$690/186. (4). (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
1988

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1897 QV Jubilee 6c brown. VF fresh MUH. SG 129 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 55 cat C$900 (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
1989

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1897 QV Jubilee 8c slate-violet. Superb fresh MUH. SG 130 cat £55 M, should be at least triple, £165 MUH, Unitrade 56 cat C$600 (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
1990

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1897 QV Jubilee 10c purple. VF fresh MUH. SG 131 cat £90 for M, should be at least triple, £270 MUH, Unitrade 57 C$750. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
1991

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1897 QV Jubilee 15c slate. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 132 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 58 cat C$1200/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
1992

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1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 133 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 59 cat C$1200/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
1993

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1897 QV Jubilee set 20c-$5, h/s SPECIMEN. 20c with no serif h/s & the rest with serifs. VF fresh M. SG 133-40s cat £2500 (normals cat £6180), Unitrade 59-65s cat C$4480 (normals cat C$10,100). Rare set. (7). (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
1994

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1897 QV Jubilee 50c ultramarine. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 134 cat £190 for M, should be at least triple, £460 MUH, Unitrade 60 cat C$1500/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
1995

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1897 QV Jubilee $1 lake. F-VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 136 cat £550 for M, should be at least triple, £1650 MUH, Unitrade 61 cat C$3600/1800. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
1996

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1897 QV Jubilee $2 deep violet F-VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 137 cat £1000 for M, should be at least triple, £3000 MUH, Unitrade 62 cat C$6000/3600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
1997

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1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre. F-VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 138 cat £1500 for M, should be at least triple, £4500 MUH, Unitrade 63 cat C$6000/3600. Very rare genuine MUH & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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Morocco-Local Post: 1897 Tetuan-Sheshuan, Dove & Minaret 5c green, from the Spanish Post. F-VF M. Maury 1 cat €350. Rare. Exp Scheller. (P)SOLD at A$60
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Marshall Is: 1897-99 'Marschall-Inseln' opt Eagle basic set 3pf-20pf, mixed printings. Mostly VFM, sl gum tropicalisation. SG G1-4, Mi ex 1-4II cat €450. Exp Jaschke BPP. (4) (P)SOLD at A$60
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Togo: 1897-98 Opt eagle set 3pf-50pf. VFU, 50pf on piece. SG G1-6, Mi 1-6 cat €160. (6) (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Togo: 1897-98 opt set 3pf-50pf inc extra 3pf bistre-brown & deep red-brown shades, plus rare 10pf dark rose-red shade (checked under UV). VFU. SG G1-6 inc G1a/b cat £416++, plus unlisted scarce 10pf shade. Mi 1-6 inc 1a-c & 3a/b cat €650. (9). (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1897 QV Stamp Duty $1/$2 olive-green Postal Fiscal, error both Chinese h/s OMITTED, perf 14. Superb U appearance with 'Hong Kong 20 JY 97' cds, but F/C has been cleaned & the cds is not genuine. SG F10a cat £3000 as U (or £4250 as M). We have never seen another F/C or U example, so must be a rarity even as F/C. 2016 RPSL photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$700
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1897 QV Stamp Duty $1/$2 dull bluish-green Postal Fiscal, error both Chinese h/s OMITTED. Superb fresh MLH. SG F11a cat £2000+. Rare so nice & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)SOLD at A$1500
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1897 'prir' opt Crown & Posthorn (3a) on 5a green. VFU. Mi 19BII cat €450, SG 40 cat £550. Exp Scheller. (P)SOLD at A$80
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1897 QV Diamond Jubilee opt 5/- top value. FM, sm cnr tear. SG 16 cat £450. Rare genuine as only 1500 printed. (P)SOLD at A$60
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1897 Pictorial set 18c & 24c with corrected text, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh, 1st MLH, 2nd UN. SG 110-11s cat £55. (2)AVAILABLE at A$35
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1897-98 QV set 6d, 2/6 & 10/-, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 71s & 73s-74s cat £275. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14, prepared but unissued, cnr blk of 12 with plate no.2 at base. When the stock was captured in Bloemfontein by the British, all apart from a few sheets were opt 'VRI'. Stamps superb fresh MUH. SG (86) footnote cat £780 as M singles, should be at least double, £1560+ MUH, plus premium for plate blk which is a great rarity! (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1897 Registered cover franked 8 diff QV ½d to 1/-, tied by 'Kingstown DE 7 97' cds. To Germany with London transit & Nuernberg arrival b/s. SG 47-8, 56-8, 60, 61 & 63 cat £89+ as loose stamps & 'from x4' on cover. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897-1900 QV set 2c-2R25. Mostly F-VF M/MLH. SG 28-36 cat £275. (P)SOLD at A$150
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1897 POSTAGE & REVENUE opt QV 2½d on 1/- dull lilac, opt type 13, opt shifted downwards. Superb MLH, nice original gum & excellent colour. SG 66b cat £1800 & under-catalogued. Only 71 of this type printed & rarely seen so nice. Sorani photo cert (P)AVAILABLE at A$1400