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1917
Patent Office: 1978 $100 blk of 18. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £900++. Amazing large multiple with FV of $1800! (18) (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
458
Covers-Military 1916-70s range from various theatres of war, mostly WWII, though value in WWI with 1916 (Jan) cover to Melbourne with Superb strike of triple-oval 'School of Instruction Zeitoun' & multiple strikes on improvised resealing label with m/s 'Opened by Censor' in red & endorsed 'J.H. Hobbs' (censor), British cachet used on Australian troop mail, 1916 (Aug 7) Reg cover to Egypt franked NSW 2d & Tasmania 2d tied by Prahran cds red & white Reg label, h/s 'M.O. Prahran', Melbourne & Cairo, Egyptian blue & white label & cachet, chamfered h/s in blue twice, 1916 KGV Military Envelopes 1d carmine fine UN (5) diff settings & papers ACSC ME1 (2 types), ME4B, 5A & 5B (cat $1500), 1917 AIF Military Pass, 1943 (Nov) POW Christmas postcard of Kangaroo with a joey in pouch, franked 6d Kookaburra, used from No.13 Murchison Camp (Vic) to Germany, various cachets, 1944 1/- POW Lettersheet to Germany from Marrinup (WA) sent via Melbourne, 1945 NSW Railway tickets (2, for military personnel), 1949 4½d Defence Forces Wrapper 'Air Medal Section', fresh unfolded, other WWII, few BCOF, Vietnam & other military items. (45 items)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$1600
(US$1088)
(€976)
(£896)
A$
615
1850-1990s Collections/accumulations of Europe in 10 s/books inc Netherlands 1867-69 Kings to 15c. 1872-91 Kings to 1G. 1891-94 Princess to 1G. Sweden 1858-72 Arms 9o & 12o. 1872-77 Numerals to 1R. Switzerland 1854 Stubelli 15R. 1862-82 Sitting Helvetia to 50c. 1882-1908 Standing Helvetia to 3Fr. Luxembourg 1852 Duke 10c. Liechtenstein 1917 Prince to 25h. 1936 Exhib M/S. Spain 1850 Queen 6c. 1860-68 Queens to 2R. 1874 Kings to 10P. Norway 1935 Tourist set. Monaco 1891-1900s Prince to 25c. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, some tropicalisation. SG cat £18,000+ = A$32,000+ (15,000+).
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
621
British Empire: 1860s-1960s Accumulation in albums, pgs & s/books inc Maldives from 1906 inc 1909-33 Minaret to 1R inc blks. 1950 Palm Tree & Dhow to 1R inc blks. Sthn Rhodesia 1924-29 KGV Admirals to 1/-. 1929-37 KGV Field Marshall to 2/6 inc perfs. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1937 KGVI set to 5/-. Australia 1927-65 Mint collection in Seven Seas pgs inc 1964-65 Birds set to 3/-. Davo album with 1914-24 KGV to 1/4. New Guinea 1931 Hut Airmail to 9d inc blks & imprint blks. Gambia 1880s-1970s inc useful 1880-93 QV Cameos to 6d inc shades & wmks. 1922-29 KGV Elephants to 1/-. British Guiana 1860-76 Ships to 48c inc perfs & shades. British East Africa 1890-95 Light & Liberty to 1R. 1896-1901 QV Lions to 8a. 1912-32 KGV to 5R. Tanganyika 1917-21 GEA opts to1R. KUT 1935-37 KGV Pics to 5/-. 1938-52 KGVI Pics to 10/-. Nigeria from Niger Coast. Palestine 1918-45 Collection in s/book inc 1918 EEF to 5Pi. 1922-23 opts to 20Pi inc opt types & wmks. 1927-45 Pics to 200m plus perfs & shades. Mostly G-VFM/UN/MUH/U. SG cat £11,000+ = A$20,000+. (8000+)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
633
1879-1940s Balkans in s/book inc Bosnia near comp (SG cat £1000) plus paper & perf varieties noted 1906 Pic set U (£100), 1910 Birthday set M & U (£220), 1912 set to 5Kr U (£50), 1916 high values to 10Kr (£115), 1917 set U (£120). Montenegro (£250+) inc diff perfs & prints, imperfs/proofs (4), 1905 opts inc varieties shifted opts (18). Serbia (£600) inc M & U sets, imperfs/proofs (4) etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £1900 plus the opt varieties, proofs & other unlisted, so total est $5000+. (800, + covers/cards)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
637
1900s-50s betters inc Bosnia 1917 King set 3h-10K VFU on pieces (SG cat £70). Serbia 1905 King set 1p-5D perf 12x11½ VFU, plus Plate Proofs imperf of 1p, 10p, 25p prs & 50p -all w/o centres, & imperf prs of 1p, 10p, 15p & 50p -all VF UN. Venezia Guilia & Istria inc 1945 opt Triest basic set of 11, Istria opt set of 4, Fiume basic set of 7, then Yugoslav Govt comp MUH (£160). Also Carpatho Ukraine 1945 Star 10F blks of 4 & 10 in diff shades, Belgium 1953 Railway Parcels 200Fr & 300Fr VF MLH (£355). F-VF. SG cat £495, plus the Serb proofs & Carpatho €140, total est A$2000+. (120).
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
640
1917 Montenegro Govt in Exile in France King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
641
1917 Montenegro Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG footnote, unpriced. (19)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
684
Balkans: 1866-1980s ex dealer's stock in 3 binders & stockbook. Albania 1913 Eagle opt Turkey. 1914 opt Skanderbeg Postcard. 1914 Surch set 1917 Eagle set to 1Fr. 1928 opt King 1Fr-5Fr, plus 3Fr & 5Fr blks. Montenegro 1874-98 Prince to 50h inc perfs. Serbia 1866-68 Prince to 40p, plus Newspaper 1p & 2p perf & imperf. 1869-80 Prince to 50p. 1880 King set to 1D. 1894-1901 King to 1D, granite paper M. 1905-11 King to 5D. Bulgaria 1879 Arms 1Fr. 1881 Arms 25s. 1884 Surch 50s on 1Fr, 3s on 10s & 15s on 25s. Earlies usual mixed condition, later mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. Mi STC €3800+ = A$5700+. (1600)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
685
Balkans 1880s-1960 in large s/book inc Bosnia Herzegovina early Arms types inc lots of diff shades, perfs, printings etc many cat £10-£50 ea, Postage Due sets, 1906 Pictorial M & U sets, plus some imperfs, 1912 set to 3Kr U, various opts, 1917 set U etc (total marked cat £2000). Bulgaria 1882-1960 inc 1884 Postage Dues with 'lozenge' perfs 5st M & 25st U (£920), early Arms inc perfs, shades & printings, then good range of mostly sets inc 1911 Pictorial set M (£100), etc (total £1800). Plus Austria inc 1925 Airmail set M (£225). Total for s/book £5000 - about 10% unpriced. Vendor paid $1450. Also Austria BOB inc Postage Dues 1894-1919 (cat £1100) appears basically comp with many both M & U, plus perfs, papers etc, similar range of Newspaper stamps inc 1851 Mercury blue U (£160), 1890 25kr red U (£375). F-VF M/MUH/U. Total cat £6100+ = A$11,000. (1700)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
694
Bosnia Herzegovina 1879-1918 Collection in s/book with 1879-1900 Arms (75) to 25k inc 1891 perf 10½ set U (SG cat £50+), 1898 perf 12½ sets M&U (£85). 1900 New Currency inc mixed perfs set M (£950) 25h imperf proof, 1K ribbed paper, some M large blks, perf 12½ set U, perf 10½ to 30h U. 1904 Postage Dues perf 12½ set U & perf 12½-13 set U, plus some mixed perfs. 1906 Pictorial 3 sets perf 12½, 9½ or imperf (£210), 1910 Birthday set M (£70), 1912 Pic new values M&U (£60) 1912 Franz Josef set to 72k M, all 1913-18 mostly both M&U plus opt varieties, 1916 set M high values U, 1916 Dues sets M&U (£130), 1917 set M ex 3Kr, plus set U (£70). Lots of shades, perfs, wmks, varieties in Arms. Noted items alone cat £2000+, & all the others, est total A$6000+. (500+)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
702
British Commonwealth assembly QV-KGV on old pages M/U inc British East Africa & KUT 1907 2a-75c M, 1938 KGVI to £1 G/FU, India 1867 to KGV inc 1911 to 8c M/MLH, 1914 KGV 10R-25R G/FU, Officials inc 1909 to 10R G/FU. Also States (180), CEF opts inc 1900 opt inc KEVII to 12a CTO, Malaya/Straits Settlements inc 1867 32c/2a GU, 1867 2c brown UN, Jamaica QV-KGV M/U, South Africa inc Orange Free State 1882-92 Surch selection UN, Transvaal 1885 to 5/- M, Trinidad inc 1863 6d UN, Rhodesia 1890-1920s Defs odd values, Morocco Agencies inc French currency 1917 Defs M/MLH, Spanish 1937 Defs part set M/MLH. Various others, some mixed condition but a good assembly many F-VF, cat £1800+ = A$3300. (100s)
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
722
British Empire: 1850s-1990s Accumulation in albums, s/books & on pgs inc Antigua 1860s-90s QV inc shades & wmks. 1903-17 Arms to 6d. 1921-29 KGV Badge to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-44 KGVI Pic to 5/-. SWA from 1897 inc 1900-18 Yachts to 30pf. 1931 Pics to 1/3. 1961-70 Pic Def to R1. Hong Kong from 1860s QV to 30c. 1912-33 KGV to $2. British Africa from 1890s inc KUT 1938-52 KGVI to 5/-. 1959 QEII Officials to £1. Tanganyika from 1917 GEA opt, Solomons 1946-85 collection in album. British POs inc Levant from 1880s, Bahrain, Occup of Italian Colonies, Morocco Agencies from 1890s QV to 1P. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £9000+ = A$16,000+. (8500+, & 30+M/S)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
783
Covers & Postal History 1835-1990s inc GB 1835 stampless letter, Poland German Occup (24) inc pictorial pmks, 'Deutsche Post Osten' opts etc, 1930s-50s Australia & World FFC & Airmail, Cocos 1969 set FDC, AAT 1st set FDC, Ceylon 1938 reg (3), Tonga Tin Can Mail (2), Iran 1940 reg to Bohemia (5), post WWII Germany Allied Occup (5), Peru (2), New Caledonia (3) inc 1917 Official with 'Gouverneur' cachet, 1928 Reg to Sydney & 1949 FFC to Paris, Japan used in Korea 1926 PPC with 'Gensan Chosen' cds to Australia from Navy ship Kirishima, Australia 1918 Infectious Disease Notices (3) -2 with KGV 1d red, Ecuador 1934 Reg to Australia. 90 with marked retail total of $3300, plus unpriced. (130)
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
794
Covers: WWI Field Posts collection inc Hungary Fieldpostcards (60+) inc some Austrian with wide range of diff FPO pmks, cachets etc. Then German Occup covers etc inc Belgium opts (8), diff Poland opts (8), Rumania (3), Postgebiet Ob Ost Baltics (5) -again a range of pmks, cachets etc inc reg. Plus more Fieldposts (33) of Germany, USA, GB, Australia inc Divisional Train on Western Front, 15th Brigade on Western Front etc. Plus 1917 German submarine cover (cnr clipped) with 'Bremen DOR 15 1 17' Pic cds (rare) & 1942 censored airmail registered cover Syria - UK with various censor cachets. (120)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
836
France: Valuable selection 1917-34 on hagners G-FU/M/MLH. Noted 1917 50c + 50c War Orphans GU, 1925 10Fr Merson M, 1922 Air opts pr M/MLH, plus 2Fr Air FU, 1927, 1928, 1929 & 1930 Sinking Fund sets M/MLH, 1927 & 1928 sets G/FU, 1928 1Fr50c & 1930 1Fr50 Sinking Fund singles M/MLH, 1929-31 Pics inc 3Fr, 5Fr both type 1 M/MLH, 20Fr perf 13½ FU & others. Condition of a few a bit mixed mostly F-VF. SG cat £2750 = A$5000+ (103)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
858
German Occupation - Poland: 1916-17 Sosnowice Local Post specialist collection on 3 exhibition pages, inc 1st Arms issue both M & U sets, plus set U blks of 4, 2nd issue 'stripe' opts issue both M & U sets, 3rd Triangle issue M & U on piece, plus another used on local cover tied by boxed pmk. Plus both issues of Arms postal cards UN, as well as very rare 1917 inwards postcard from Zawiercie with boxed violet 3kop local post h/s for the delivery fees (est €1000).VF fresh condition, M/U. Mi est cat €2600+. All stamps expertised Mikstein, Jungjohann, Ceremuga AIEP etc. A very interesting collection. (18 + 4 cards/covers)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
972
Luxembourg & Liechtenstein: 1852-1960s Collection/accumulation. Luxembourg 1852-58 Grand Duke 10c (3) & 1sgr. 1859-63 Arms imperf to 40c inc 37½c green. 1865-71 Roul Arms to 40c coloured roulette. 1914-21 Grand Duchess to 1Fr. 1935 Relief Fund to 75c. BoB inc Officials with 1928 2Fr. Liechtenstein 1912-16 Prince 5h. 1917-18 Arms & Prince to 25h. 1920 Arms to 10K, 1921 Pictorial to 50R plus surch 1930 Pic to 50r. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, sl mixed earlies. SG cat £4600+ = A$8200+. (1250)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
991
Montenegro: 1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in Cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, all in blks of 4 ,prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19 blks of 4)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
993
Nepal: 1889-1946 Specialised collection inc 1889 1a blue (12, SG cat £396), 2a violet (15, £495), 4a green (13, £385), 1898-99 native paper 1a blue (28, £1680), plus tete-beche pr (£140), 2a shades (8, £480), 4a green (3, £210), then pin-perf 1a (2, £160), 2a (£90) & 4a (2, £300). Then 1899-1900 ½a black imperf & perf (£166), 1901-17 1a blue (20) inc ultramarine, a tete-beche pr & a pin perf (£350), 1917-30 ½a black sheet of 32 inc tete-beche prs (5), plus pin-perf (2) & a tete-beche pr (total £397), ½a red tete-beche pr (est £700), 2a wide range of shades (65, £1350), plus tete-beche prs (2, £86), 4a green (61, £1647), 1928 1a (30, £150), some 1930-40s Siva types inc blks & imperfs & Court Fee revenues (3). Mostly F-VF U, inc blks of 4, 6 etc, plus wide range of shades, papers etc. SG cat £9300+ = A$17,000. (345) (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
994
Nepal: 1889-1946 Specialised collection inc 1889 1a blue (10, SG cat £330), 2a violet (15, £495), 4a green (13, £385). 1898-99 native paper 1a blue (27, £1620), 2a shades (10, £600), 4a green (£3, £210), plus pin-perf 1a, 2a & 4a (2) -total £470. 1901-17 1a blue (22) inc tete-beche pr, ultramarine (2) & pin-perf -total £416. Then 1917-30 ½a black (32) inc tete-beche prs (4) & pin-perf (3) -total £370, ½a red tete-beche pr (est £7000+), 2a wide range of shades (67, £1200+), plus tete-beche prs (2, £92), 4a green (60, £1620) inc blk of 10, 1928 1a (30, £150). Also some 1930-40s Siva types inc 1930 5R blk of 4 U (£108), imperf prs, plus Court Fee revenues (3). Mostly F-VF U inc strips, blks of 4, 6, 8 etc, & a wide range of shades, papers etc. SG cat £8800+ = A$16,000. (329). (P)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
A$
1002
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)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
1056
Poland-Austrian districts postal history 1852-1917 inc stampless folded letters & wrappers from 1850s (14) inc in Yiddish, Court related, printed types inc Returned Letter advices, scarce 'Nach Abgang Der Post' 2-line h/s, 1860s (6) inc Military Duty Census form, printed Magistrates Court Dolina, 1870s (5) inc Free Franks, 1880-1904 (8) & 1917. Noted pmks of Lemberg cds & s/l types, Tarnow, Radomysl, boxed Przemysl, Bochnia, Cottschle, Neusandec, Jordanow, s/l Brzesko, Jaslo, Krahowice, Mogilany inc s/l, Wieliczka s/l, Jazlowiee, Dolina s/l, Krynica, Bierzanow, Tarnopol, Chrzanow, Lapanow, etc, plus Court etc cachets Arms, pictorial etc. Plus use of Austria on cover (13) inc postal stationery (6) & Newspaper stamp on entire paper & Polish pmks on Austria stamps. Interesting lot. (47 covers/cards, 120 stamps)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1115
Switzerland & Liechtenstein: ex dealer's stock in binder 1851-19 with Switzerland (850+) inc 1855-62 Helvetia 5r (2), 10r (4), 15r, 20r, 40r, 1862-78 (40) inc 1Fr gold, 15c yellow, 30c blue, 40c grey & 50c purple all U, 1881 granite paper inc 25c, 50c & 1Fr all U, Standing Helvetia (7M, 100U), then range to 1930s inc Postage Dues, & some 1950s-60s on pages. Also early Postal Stationery (16) & other covers (10). Plus Liechtenstein 1917-30s (120) - some later, inc 1930 Air set UN & 1935 Arms 5Fr top value VFU with RPSL photo cert. Some earlies mixed condition but mostly G-VF M/U. Old Mi total STC €8375 = A$13600 with current catalogue sure to be higher. (970+, 26 covers etc). (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
A$
1123
Turkey: 1865-1963 Collection on old pgs with 1865 types (40) inc 25Pi orange M (SG cat £300), 1876 types M/U (67) inc 20pa black & pink, 1Pi black & grey, 2Pi yellow (2) these all M/UN (cat £240), many more M, 1900-9 Tougra range, 1914 Pics M/U inc 25Pi green M (£120), 1915 Star & Crescent opts (25), 1917 Bull's Head opts (28) inc on 1865 types (10M, £430), 1876 types (4M, £170), 1901 type 5Pi-25Pi (M, £105) & other better, inc 1865 Postage Dues U 20pa-5Pi (£170), 1918-19 opts range, then to early 1960s inc Printed Matter 1901 5Pi U (£110), Dues, revenues & some Cilicie opts. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1700+. (900)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
1134
USA: 1870-1970s huge collection/accumulation in 3 thick s/books. 1892 Columbus to 10c, 1894-98 Portraits to 15c, 1898 Omaha to 10c, 1901 Expo to 5c. 1904 St Louis to 5c, 1907 Jamestown 5c, 1912-22 Franklin to $1. 1917-20 Portrait & Pic to $1. Good coverage of issues to 1970s inc blks & plate blks Airmails. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £4000+ = A$7200+. (10,400+)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
1177
Sport: Collection in album with Cricket Australian & English Stars (AP 1932, 28/32 cat £350). Minties Cricketers (8, Fair-Good, £110). Capstan Prominent Australian & English Cricketers 1907, 39/50 mostly G/VG (£525) & 17/31 (£290). Boxing: Famous Prize Fighters (48/50) Cartledge (Sheffield UK), 1938 cat £180. Sporting Terms (Capstan 1905) 21/25 mostly VF/F £300. Sports of the World (Wills 1917) 29/30 mostly VF £150. Standard Cigarettes 1908 Australian Jockeys (15/50) VF £80. Who's Who in Sport (50/50) Lambert & Butler 1926. Mostly VF £200 as comp set. Variable condition G-VF as noted with many useful cards. Total 2015 Murray cat £2100 = A$3800. (250)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
1417
1d Red semi-specialised Nov 1914 - July 1917 cover collection (60) inc Jan 16 perf OS/NSW from Copeland north of Taree (cat $50 x 2 for perf OS/NSW), June 1916 deep aniline red pr locally used Richmond VIC (cat $50), April 1916 (Shierlaw front) with 2d Postage Due attached, June 1916 Manly (NSW) to Canterbury (VIC). Mid 1915 Advertising fronts (3) & others mostly in the deep (aniline) red shades. ACSC cat $50ea, total $3000. Also PPC (20) inc some terrific scenes -Rosebud VIC, Sandy Bay TAS (real photo), Killmy & Tiger Snake plus Nov 1914 Censored Melbourne-Washington USA. Dec 1914 Broken Hill - Wellington NZ & July 1917 Hindmarsh-Yarraville. Variable condition inc a useful range of G-F/VF. Total ACSC $4000 as cheapest (60+ covers, 20 cards)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
1777
1917-18 KGV 2/- booklet with part contents of 1d red single wmk folded blk of 18, cover very deep red glazed stock with New Hebrides correct 1d rate, red interleaves. Superb fresh with the fragile glazed covers in pristine condition with original contents & staple never opened. ACSC/Pf B12Ba cat $5000 (for incomp booklet); SG SB4 cat £3500+ & greatly undercatalogued as these 2/- booklets are many times rarer than the later 2/3 booklets. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
  A$3500
(US$2380)
(€2135)
(£1960)
A$
1932
1917 Hamilton-Melbourne Basil Watson Postcard with 15 FEB departure cds, franked KGV 1d red tied by double oval 'Aerial Mail Melbourne 27 FEB 1917' pmk. VF. AAMC 12 cat $600+. Only 299 flown. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
2429
Envelope - PTPO: 1917 OHMS Use of KGV Star 1d red Die I w/o Postage for Metropolitan Board of Water Supply & Sewerage. FU, sl tones & centre fold. ACSC ES28 cat $50.
  A$25
(US$17)
(€15)
(£14)
  A$35
(US$24)
(€21)
(£20)
A$
2442
Lettercard: 1917 KGV 1d purple-brown reissued reply perf outer half with view 'Hobart from the Bay'. FU. ACSC LC31(63) cat $200. Scarce Used.
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2443
Lettercard: 1917 KGV 1d dark violet reissued reply perf inner half, view 'Viaduct near Adelaide'. VF UN. ACSC LC32(136A) cat $200.
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2464
Postcard: 1917 Provisional use of Tasmania 1905 QV 1d on 1½d front half of double reply card with lines referring to reply opt with bars. VF UN. ACSC P39 cat $3000. Major rarity with only around 10 recorded in total UN & U. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
2465
Postcard: 1917 Provisional use of Tasmania 1905 QV 1d on 1½d Reply half of double reply card with 'Reply' opt with bar. VF UN. ACSC P40 cat $3000. Major rarity with only around 10 recorded in total UN & U. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
2501
Military WWI: 1917 (Jul-Sep) covers (3) from Koondrook franked 1d red (rough paper crimson shade, or smooth paper rose shades, 2 varieties RA joined or damaged LR frame) to Sgt Val W. Kelly, each with m/s 'Killed in Action', returned via Sydney Victoria Barracks (2) showing large 'OVER' h/s (57x21mm or 51x17mm) & framed or unframed 'Returned' h/s; or via Melbourne with part 'DECEASED' & pointed hand 'Returned.', minor toning, attractive. (3) (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  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$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
A$
3120
Supreme Court Probate: 1917 10/- & £1 green, plus Fees 10/- red, all no wmk. Last gum tone, o/w VF MUH. Bft 37, 39 & 61 cat £30 for M, should be at least double £60 MUH. (3)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
A$
3121
Supreme Court Probate: 1917 £1 green blk of 4, no wmk. VF fresh MUH. Bft 39 cat £40 for M, should be at least double £80 MUH.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
A$
3163
1917 Koritza Provisional Eagle set 1c-1Fr inscribed 'Vetqeveritare' VFU, tied to separate pieces by Korytsa March-August cds. SG 67-74 cat £95+, Mi K3-10 cat €100+. (8). (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
3650
Italian POs: 1917 'TIENTSIN 6 CENTS' h/s opt 15c. VF fresh MUH. SG 33 cat £1700 for M, so at least £3700 MUH, Sass 3 cat €5500. Extremely rare in genuine MUH condition. 2012 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
  A$2800
(US$1904)
(€1708)
(£1568)
A$
3709
Aitutaki: 1917-18 opt KGV 3d chocolate se-tenant vert pr, top stamp perf 14x13½, lower perf 14x14½. VF MUH. SG 16b cat £30 for M, should be at least double £60 MUH.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
3710
Aitutaki: 1917-18 'AITUTAKI' opt KGV 3d chocolate, left marginal se-tenant vert pr, perf 14x13½ top stamp & perf 14x14½ bottom stamp. VF M/MUH. SG 16b cat £30.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
3713
Penrhyn: 1917 KGV opt set 2½d to 1/- in 2 perf setenant vert prs. VF fresh MLH/MUH. SG 24b-27b cat £270+. (4 prs). (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
3754
1918/19 Use of Austria 8h Post Cards uprated 1916 or 1917 Newspaper Express 2h or Hradcany 3h, tied by various pmks. Scarce mixed frankings. (3)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
3860
1917 Postage Dues in black on laid yellowish paper, SE-TENANT STRIP of 4: 1d + ½d + 4d + 3d, imperf at top as from edge of sheet. VF UN as issued, a couple perfs expertly rejoined, which is not visible at all & of hardly any importance. SG D1a cat £10,000 & much under- catalogued as only several such strips known (SG D1, D2, D4 & D5 cat £4100 as single stamps alone & hardly ever seen as unused singles). Great rarity for the Fiji specialist or Postage due collector, as this is an item that has been missing even in some of the greatest Fiji collections. 2013 Ceremuga photo cert. (4) (P)
  A$7000
(US$4760)
(€4270)
(£3920)
  A$10000
(US$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
A$
3861
1917 Postage Due 2d black, wide setting. Superb fresh UN, as issued. SG D3 cat £325+. Only 2604 printed & vast majority used. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
A$
3894
1917 Montenegro Govt in Exile in France King set 1pa-5Per, opt in Cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19) (P)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3947
France: Revenues collection 1860-1925 on old, large-size Yvert album pgs. Well-filled with a great variety of issues inc Affiches 1871-91 inc 1891 5c-1Fr20. Allumetes 1872 Circular to 1Fr. Chicoree 1917 Liberty Head 100gr-500gr. Pharmaceutical 1918 Liberty to 1Fr80. Connaisements 1872-76 to 2Fr. 1883 Ceres to 2Fr perf & imperf. 1892 Liberty set to 2Fr. Good coverage of 'Copies' inc 1871, 1881 & 1893. 1864 Imperial Arms set to 3Fr, plus Imperf essays. Also1871, 1873 & 1875 issues appear comp. 1881-92 Liberty also appear comp. Commerce 1860 Embossed Eagle set to 10Fr. 1864 Napoleon set to 10Fr. 1872 Star set to 20Fr plus 1874 opts to 20Fr. 1874 Arms set to 10Fr imperf, plus 1877 set to 30Fr & 1879 set to 10Fr. 1880-81 set to 5Fr imperf & 1881 set to 30Fr perf. 1892 Liberty to 25Fr & 1900 to 25Fr. Useful 'Receipts' inc 1892 Liberty set to 2Fr. Timbre Fiscal 1925 Liberty range to 100Fr. Chemin de Fer 1864 Eagle 20c & 1891 Liberty 35c & 70c. Impot 1878 Numerals 4.65Fr. Most diff. Mostly F-VF M/U well above average condition for Revenues. Yv cat €7900+ = A$13,000+. Fantastic collection of very rarely seen material. (740) (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
5066
1917-21 CHINA opt KGV 1c-$1, wmk mult crown, plus extra 1c, 50c (2) & $1 SG listed shades. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-13 & 13a cat £569. (14) (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5067
1917-21 CHINA opt KGV set 50c-$10, opt or h/s SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M/MLH, all with excellent bright colours. SG 12-17s cat £2250. (6) (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
5460
1917 'WAR STAMP' opt Arms ½d blue-green, opt SG type 21, error opt INVERTED. VF MLH. SG 73d cat £27.
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$17)
(€15)
(£14)
A$
5616
1917 'Red Cross 2c' opt KGV 3c, variety no stop after 'c'. M, small tear, VF appearance. SG 216a cat £475. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5629
1902-41 Collection on pgs inc 1902-03 KEVII 1c-$5. 1903-04 KEVII set to 8c. 1904-10 KEVII to $5 wmk mult crown. 1906-07 Straits opt Labuan Crown to $1. 1906-12 KEVII to $5. 1912-23 KGV to $25 wmk mult crown, plus shades & dies. 1917 Red Cross opt set. 1921-33 KGV to $25 wmk script plus shades. 1922 Malaya Borneo opt to 45c wmk mult crown, & to 10c wmk script. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1936-37 Palm Trees set to $5 plus Die II. 1924-26 Postage Due set to 12c. Postally G-VFU. SG cat £4000+ = A$7200+. Very nice collection. (195). (P)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5698
Trengganu: 1917-18 'Red Cross' opt 8c+3c red horiz gutter pr, variety left opt shifted up & left, right stamp down & right. VFM. SG 19(var). Interesting item. (P)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
5699
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red, 4c+2c orange & 8c+2c ultramarine, blks of 4, UL stamp in ea variety comma after '2c'. VF fresh MUH (2c orange M). SG 19/19a, 20/20a, 22/22a cat £490 for M singles, should be at least £760+ for these 3 blks. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5700
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red se-tenant vert pr, top stamp variety 'SS' inc 'CROSS' inverted. VF M/MUH. SG 19/19b cat £426. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5701
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red blk of 4 with variety '2 in thick bold type' at UR. VF fresh MUH. SG 19/19d cat £24 for M, should be at least £48 MUH.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
5702
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red, se-tenant horiz pr, right stamp variety '2' thick blk type. F-VF MUH. SG 19/19d cat £23 for M, should be at least double, £46 MUH.
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$17)
(€15)
(£14)
A$
5703
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross 3c+2c red se-tenant vert pr, error top stamp '2c' opt twice. VF MUH. SG 19/19j cat £550 & should be at least double, MUH, so £1100, plus premium for se-tenant pr. (P)
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
5704
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange, variety 'SS inverted'. Superb MLH. SG 20b cat £2000+. Extremely rare error on this value as it was quickly corrected. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
5705
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c horiz left margin pr, error 'CSOSS for CROSS' at left. VF fresh MUH. SG 20/20c cat £182 for M, should be at least £364 MUH, premium for setenant pr (2) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5706
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange left margin horiz pr with variety 'CSOSS' on left stamp. VF fresh MUH. SG 20/20c cat £182+ for M, should be at least £364 MUH, plus premium for se-tenant pr. (2) (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
5707
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange, variety 'CSOSS' for 'CROSS', plus opt shifted & diag angled. VF fresh MLH. SG 20c(var), normal error cat £180 alone, while opt shift should be at least +50%, so £270+. (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5708
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange, error opt shifted so 2c is at top. VF MUH. SG 20(var). (P)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
5709
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 8c+2c ultramarine, se-tenant vert pr, bottom stamp variety 'SS' in 'CROSS' inverted. Superb MLH/MUH, variety stamp MUH. SG 22/22b cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MUH, plus premium for pr. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
A$
5710
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 8c+2c horiz left margin pr, error 'CSOSS for CROSS' at left. VF fresh MUH. SG 22/22c cat £151 for M, should be at least £302 MUH, premium for se-tenant pr (2) (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
5711
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 8c+2c ultramarine, variety 'CSOSS' for 'CROSS'. VF MLH. SG 22c cat £150. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5869
1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote, unpriced. (19) (P)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5870
1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, all in marginal blks of 4, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19 blks of 4) (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5883
French Currency: 1917-32 opt KGV Seahorses set, wmk Simple Cypher, being UPU distribution 'specimens' with the 2/6 & 5/- opt SPECIMEN & the rest normals. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 191-99 & 200-201s cat £187. (11) (P)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
A$
5948
1917-30 issue ½a black on thin native paper, comp imperf sheet of 64 (8x8), from setting 12 inc 4 inverted cliches (pos 1, 6, 7, 8) giving 4 tete-beche prs. F-VFU with telegraph cancels, some aging. SG 34/34a cat £634 as tete-beche prs & singles, plus premium for full sheet. U sheet must be rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5949
1917-30 issue 4a green blurred impression on native paper imperf, irregular blk of 8 with inverted cliche at third position down right side, giving TETE-BECHE vert pr or strip of 3. Stamps VF fresh UN as issued, full margins all around. SG 41/41a cat £556, plus premium for scarce blk. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
6234
1917 'ONE PENNY' opt Lakatoi 2/6 rose-carmine, wmk INVERTED & vert instead of sideways. Important discovery of which only 1 sheet of 40 existed (note: no other vert-upright wmks are known on any of the 'One Penny' opts). Superb MUH. SG 111w newly listed at £2500 for M, should be double, £5000 MUH. Great addition to any specialist collection of Papua. Similar examples sold for between $2000+ - $3000+ in our previous auctions. 2011 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
6447
Mozambique Company: 1917 Red Cross opt set 2½R-700R. VFM. SG 189-95 cat £450, Afinsa 107-13 cat €535. Rare & undercatalogued set. Nucleo Filatelico photo certs for ea. (7). (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
A$
6448
Mozambique Company: 1917 Red Cross opt set 2½r-700R. VFM. SG 189-95 cat £450, Afinsa 107-13 cat €535. (7). (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6479
1917 'Half Penny' opt KGV Admiral 1d rose-carmine, error opt INVERTED, plus variety 'spaced n y'. VF fresh MLH. SG 280ac cat £1200+ for normal inverted, the variety on non inverted is x3, thus inverted with variety would be £3600+. Only total of 120 printed, so only 18 with variety. 2007 BPA photo cert for strip of 3 it came from. (P)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
6480
1917 'Half Penny' opt KGV Admiral 1d rose-carmine, error opt INVERTED, plus variety 'spaced n y'. VF fresh MUH, nice never hinged original gum. SG 280ac cat £1200+ for normal inverted M, should be at least double, £2400+ MUH, plus the variety on non inverted is x3, thus inverted with variety would be £8200+. Only total of 120 printed, so only 18 with variety. Copy of 2007 BPA photo cert of strip of 3 it came from, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
6517
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k red blk of 4. VF fresh MLH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
6518
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k red blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6519
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 7k brown right marginal blk of 4. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Champion. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
6520
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 7k brown blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6521
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown, left marginal blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2M/2MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6522
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VF fresh M. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
6523
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10 on 7k brown, left marginal blk of 4, error opt on reverse. VF fresh MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6524
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10 on 7k brown, blk of 4, error opt on both front & back, opts INVERTED & on front opt is REVERSED! VF fresh 1M/3MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6525
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6526
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VFU, on piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6527
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VFU, on piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6528
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 20/14k green, left marginal blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2M/2MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6529
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20/14k green blk of 4. VFU, on piece. Scarce historical item! Exp Romekio. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6530
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 20/14k green blk of 4. VFU, on piece '8-5-17' cds. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6531
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 50k grey & brown blk of 4. VFU piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6532
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' pink opt Romanov 50k grey & brown blk of 4. VFU piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6533
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opts Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k blks of 4 stamp currency printed/card. VF UN as made. Scarce historical items! 15k Exp Trachtenberg. (3 blks). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
6534
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card, error opt DOUBLE one INVERTED! F-VF UN as made, cnr stain. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
6535
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
6536
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet & red opts Romanov set 10k, 15k, & 20k, blks of 4 stamp currency printed on card. VFU 'Petrograd 3.5.17' cds. Scarce historical items! (3 blks). (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6537
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card. VFU. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6538
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt on printed side (not portrait). VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6539
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
6540
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED & DOUBLE! VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6541
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card, error opt DOUBLE one INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6542
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt DOUBLE. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6543
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
6544
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opt on Romanov 10k blue, blk of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.4, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6545
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blocks of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet newspaper Izvestia No 4. UNC as made. Exp Trachtenberg. Very scarce & historical items! (3 blks) (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
6546
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opt on Romanov 15k brown, blk of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.4, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
6547
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opt Romanov 4k red blk of 12, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia no.5. VF fresh 6M/6MUH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
6548
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opt/Romanov 35k green & blue blk of 12, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia no.5, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2MLH/10MUH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
6549
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blocks of 12 stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet newspaper Izvestia No 5. UNC as made. Exp Trachtenberg. Very scarce & historical items! (3 blks) (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
6550
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blks of 12, stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.5, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical items! 15k Exp Trachtenberg. (3 blks of 12). (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
6551
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Arms formular postcard (Arms at top left -Mi unlisted), uprated with 1917 Chainbreaker 35k blue & 70k brown, tied by 'Riga 3 3 19' cds, with Registered receipt on back. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6552
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt POW postcard (Mi unlisted), uprated with same opt on Romanov 4k, 7k & 20/14k, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
6553
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k postcard (Mi P28) uprated same opt Romanov 7k & 20/14k green, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6554
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Arms 3k lettercard (Mi K11), uprated same opt Romanov 4k, 7k, 10/7k brown & 20/14k green, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6555
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20/14k envelope (145x120mm, Mi U57 cat €275++) uprated same opt Romanov 4k & 7k blks of 4, tied by Ekaterinaberg 1.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Spectacular cover of great historic interest. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
6570
Czechoslovak Army in Russia: 1917 use of Russia Arms 3k postcard uprated 2k with violet Russian language unit cachet used as cancel, message headed ' 14 XI 17'
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6898
1917-21 GEA opt KGV 10R red & green on emerald back, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MUH. SG 60a cat £200 for M, should be at least double, £400 MUH. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
6899
1917-21 GEA opt KGV 50R carmine & green top value. Stamp Superb fresh MUH with pristine never hinged original gum, top marginal. SG 62 cat £750 for M, should be at least double, £1500 MUH. Beautiful quality. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
6900
1917-21 GEA opt KGV 50R red & green top value. VF fresh MLH. SG 62 cat £750. (P)
  A$550
(US$374)
(€336)
(£308)
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
A$
7029
1917-18 Enver Pasha & Kaiser Wilhelm on Battlefield 5pa brown-red & St Sophia & Obelix 10pa green, unissued designs, made into emergency currency by being affixed to salmon/greenish paper & perf again. Superb UN as made. SG see footnote after 915, Sc 549-50 cat US$250 as M. Pick 116-117. Interesting WWI items. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
7030
1917-18 Howitzer artillery 2pa violet, IMPERF UR cnr marg blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH, 4 large margins. SG 916(var), Mi 629(var). Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (4) (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
7031
1917-18 Howitzer artillery 2pa violet, IMPERF vert pr. Superb fresh MUH, 4 large margins. SG 916(var), Mi 629(var). Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (2) (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
7113
1917 Washington 3c violet type I, perf 11, no wmk, error imperf at top & partially at right margin due to paper fold. VFM. SG 508(var), Sc 483(var)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
7244
Australia: WWI Cards (4) with 1916 'A Gallipoli Souvenir' with WR Birdwood portrait. Kodak PPC 'A Lonely Grave ANZAC', 1917 South Aust recruiting PPC, 1915 real photo PPC with Mounted Infantry Private Jim Atkinson on horseback dated 7/2/1915. Ca1916 photo of Flinders St Station with 'Seventh War Loan' placard, plus Norris (Books & Shoes) Parramatta Rd Annandale smaller than PPC size pictorial A for Artillery Boer War advertising card, plus 1982 photograph of Ralph Butcher ex Aust Naval Bridging Train that saw service in Gallipoli (7) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$