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1884-1900 Stamp Duty £50 bright violet Postal Fiscal, litho, wmk V crown upright. VF F/C, usual pinholes, m/s initials & 8.11.88 date. SG 287ba cat £120 as F/C. (P)SOLD at A$90
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Tasmania Revenues: 1955-66 Tasmania Govt Tourist & Immigration Dept cheques with wide range of Numeral, Platypus & Thylacine type Stamp Duties inc scarce 9d Numeral. Appear all diff stamp configurations with values to 10/-, inc with up to 30 stamps overlapped on a single cheque. (170 forms, est 1000 stamps)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1890s-1950s World on 100+pgs in 2 springback binders & loose from 100+ diff countries inc Aden States & Sth Arabia opts (6 sets M, SG cat £270), Egypt Occup of Palestine 1948 opts comp 2 sets of 39 M & 1 set U (£585), 1953 opt bars set to £1 M (£250), 1955 opts 2 sets M (£180) & all others to 1967 (£75), Sierra Leone collection inc 1938 set to £1 M (£140), 1956 set U (£65), 1961 sets M, 1963 long opt sets MUH (£48), free-form maps range, Surch (42), 1965 Churchill opt set etc. GB 1951 High vals set of 4 U (9 sets, £225), 1937 Coronation Omnibus comp M (£200), Selangor 1935 set ex 15c U (£60), 1941 $1 & $2 M (£74), 1949 set to $5 & over 100 other countries singles & short sets. Generally F-VF M/U. Noted items alone cat £2200+, plus 1000s of others. Total cat £3500-£4000. (5000+)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1955 Thomas De La Rue & Co Limited booklet, inscr in gold, containing range of stamps of British Empire (59) & foreign (50) inc United Nations with 9 stamps h/s SPECIMEN in magenta, all affixed neatly. VF fresh. Very unusual, the United Nations specimens being extremely rare - unlisted in Scott Specialised! (109)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Aden-Shihr & Mukalla: 1948-63 Mint Collection with 1948 KGVI Silver Wedding set. 1949 UPU set. 1951 Decimal surch set to 5/- on 5R. 1955-63 Sultan Pictorial set to 10/-. 1963 New Sultan Pic set to 10/-. All diff. VF fresh M/MLH. SG cat £132. (39)AVAILABLE at A$50
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Aden-Shihr & Mukalla: 1949-63 MUH Collection with 1949 UPU set. 1951 Decimal Currency Surch set to 5s on 5R. 1955-63 Sultan Pictorial set to 10/-. 1963 New Sultan Pictorial set to 10s. All diff. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £114. (36)AVAILABLE at A$100
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British Commonwealth collection inc Bahamas 1938-52 Defs (27) mostly MLH inc 5/- (3 inc 2 chalky paper), £1 chalky paper cat £830. Gibraltar 1938-51 Defs MLH/MUH (35) inc 1½d perf 13½, 3d blue perf 14, 6d perf 14 & others to £1 (£1400). Gibraltar 1953 QEII Def set M/MLH, Cyprus 1955 Defs (2 sets) M/MLH. British Occup/Military Admin issues inc Bahrain 1948 Defs G/FU, British Agencies in East Arabia inc 1948 Defs, 1950 Defs M, 1955 2R (3 types), 5R both types MUH, Eritrea 1948 Defs M, 1950 to 10/- F/U. Qatar 1957 set to 10/- (2 sets) MLH, 2R-10R (2 ea) G/FU, 1961 Defs MLH, Middle East Forces 1943 Defs MLH. Various others inc Kuwait & Tangier. Very clean. Mostly F-VF M/MLH with odd MUH. Total SG cat £3750 = A$7000. (375) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Collection in 3 hagner albums with British Commonwealth inc Aden 1939 KGVI set to 10R M (cat £120) & Hadramaut 1955 Pics to 10/- (£30). Nauru 1924 Ships to 5/- (£125), Newfoundland 1937 KGVI Coronation to 48c (£60). Australia 1913-36 Kangaroos (35) to 2/- Brown. Rhodesia 3d, 6d, 2/- plus 2/6 F/C (£450) & 1913 KGV Admirals (12) to 2/- (£75). Belgian Congo to 1950s inc 1947 Ruanda-Urundi Masks to 100Fr MUH (£50). Europe with Belgium to late 1940s inc 1915 Red Cross set M (£110) & assorted 1920s-40s Railway Parcels (140) to 50Fr, Bosnia & Herzegovina collection, Bulgaria to 1950s, Germany post WWI 'Lost Colonies' Pictorial vignettes, France 1949 Airmail 1000Fr black & Hungary 1949 Budapest M/Sheet. South America collections 1860s-1950s inc Bolivia, Brazil, Chile & Colombia. Mixed M/U all in 130 hagners. Then Germany 1970s-80s Pics/commems in s/book. Christmas thematic collection in SG album & Monaco 1960s-70s Pic collection on loose leaves. Also Australian Terr M/MUH/U in 3 s/books inc AAT 1966 Pics to $1, Christmas Is 1958 QEII to $1 (5 sets) & 1968 Fish comp, Cocos Is 1963 Pics (2) & PNG 1976-98 PO Year Packs (16 diff) & assorted 1960s-70s Pics/commem sets (60+) inc 1964 Birds to 10/- (2) & 1966 Butterflies to $2. M/MUH/U. Medium carton. (100s)AVAILABLE at A$550
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Czechoslovakia: 1918-94 collection in 7 albums & binders, with 1918 Scout set 10h & 20h, 1918-19 Hradcany set to 400h imperf & 1919-20 to 1000h imperf. Plus range to 100h error printed double (all in vert prs), 1919 opt Austria to 2Kr, plus Newspaper & Postage Dues, 1919 opt Hungary to 1kr, plus Postage Dues. 1920 Air opt 28k on 1000h imperf & 1920 perf set, 1925 Olympic opt set on piece with special event pmks, 1926 Sokol opt set, 1939 Carpatho-Ukraine 3K M plus U on presentation sheet, 1945-94 mostly comp. Excellent coverage of M/S inc 1950 Prague Exhib, 1952 Bratislava, 1954 70th Birthday, 1955 Prague Exhib perf & imperf. Slovakia 1939-44 collection inc 1939 opt Pic set to 10Kr, plus 5Kr & 10Kr error opt INVERTED, 1944 Child Welfare sheetlet. Also Serbia from 1880s, Yugoslavia from 1920 & Bulgaria from 1881. Almost all diff. Almost all F-VF M/MUH/U, post 1945 being mostly VF fresh MUH. SG cat £6500+ = A$11,500+. (4000, 157 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Germany-Berlin: 1949-54 sets inc 1949 Buildings original set of 19 (SG cat £960), Goethe (£440) & Relief Fund (£460), 1952 Olympics, 1953 Uprising & 1954 Election opt. VF M/MLH. SG B35-53, 61-3, 68-70, 88-90, 110-11 cat £1955 in 2012 & now higher. (31)SOLD at A$230
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Great Britain 1840-1970 Collection in thick Lighthouse s/book with 1840 QV 1d black plate 1A (IE) crisp black Maltese Cross pmk, plate 2 TD bold black Maltese Cross & plate 2 CG crisp light red Maltese Cross all 4 margins, SG cat £1150. 1841 QV 1d red imperf near 4 margins, M part gum, SG 8 cat £800 & used (23) inc blued papers, mostly 4 margins, many with Numeral cancels (cat £800), 1841 QV 2d blue with lines imperf (2) both 4 margins inc clear Ivory head (£200). 1855-83 Surface printed QV inc 1855 4d rose (£150), 1867 6d violet plate 9 (£90) & 1880 6d grey. 1887 QV set to 1/- bicolour (£200), 1918 Seahorses 5/- fresh MLH (SG 416 cat £325) & 1912 1st KGV near comp to 1/- M (£220). 1924 & '25 Wembley sets MUH, 1948 KGVI SW £1 (2 MUH) & 1937 high val set to 6 to £1 FU. QEII Wildings inc 1952 3d to 1/6 & 1955 4d to 1/6. Comprehensive Pre-decimal QEII commem sets MUH inc most phosphors (cat £400) inc 1962 Productivity (blks of 4), 1963 FFH & Red Cross sets. Mostly FU to end 1950, then generally fresh MUH. Total SG cat £4700 = A$8400. (100s) (P)SOLD at A$900
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Great Britain: 1841-1980s collection in album. 1841 QV 2d blue with lines imperf. 1855 QV Embossed 6d (2) on cover front to Australia. 1887-92 QV Jubilee to 10/-. 1902-13 KEVII to 2/6. 1912-34 KGV Seahorse to 5/- 1939-47 KGVI set to £1. 1948 Wedding set. 1951 KGVI Pic set to £1. 1955 QEII Castle set to £1. Most G-VF M/U a bit mixed in earlies as usual. SG cat £5100+ = A$9000+. (1070)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Great Britain 1887-1975 collection in SG illustrated album with mounts inc 1887 QV Jubilee set (ex 10d) to 1/- (both) F M/MUH (cat £650). KEVII & KGV to 1/- M/MLH. 1937 KGVI 10/-, £1 MUH & 1948 RW £1 MUH. Wembley sets MLH. 1951 set to £1 MLH, 1955-58 Castles to £1 MUH/MLH, then fresh MUH inc Phosphors 1962 NPY, 1963 FFH, Lifeboat, Red Cross, plus later, commems/defs inc Machins. Attractive range largely VF cat £1900+ = A$3380. (680)SOLD at A$400
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India: 1890s-1965 Collection/Accumulation in small old s/book inc QV to 1R, KEVII to 1R, KGV set to 25R (mixed wmks, SG cat £110+), 1929 Air, New Delhi & Silver Jubilee sets M (£110), KGVI set U to 25R (2+ sets, £280), 1948 Gandhi set M (£425), then appears almost comp M/U to 1965 inc 1955 Def set to 10R (£100). Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1950 = A$3500. (600)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Italy: 1943-68 MUH collection in Bollaffi hingeless slipcase album, starting with 1943 Provisional Govt Badoglio signature opt 50c with Raybaudi photo cert (CEI cat €10,000), 1945 Liberation Local opts inc Arona to 1L inc blks (Sass cat €1400+). Aosta Partisan opts Bandiera set setenant prs with Raybaudi photo cert (CEI cat €12,000), Aosta Coat of Arms & Map opts in setenant blks (€700+) etc. Then Republic issues with 1945 Pic Def set to 100L (SG cat £1200). 1945 express Letter set to 60L (£200). 1948 600th Anniv set to 200L (£225). 1948 Centenary set to 100L (£550) plus 35L Express (£200). 1949 Art set (£130). 1949 UPU 50L (£120). 1949 Rome centenary 100L (£500). 1949 European recovery set (£180). 1949 Volta set (£203). 1950 UNESCO set (£139). 1950 Holy Year set (£169). 1950 Radio set (£405+). 1950 Tobacco set (£140). 1950 Provincial Occupation set (£300). 1951 Milan Fair set (£166). 1951 Gymnastic set (£160). 1951 Montecassino set (£143). Parcel Posts inc 1955-60 setenant pr set to 2000L & 1955-58 set to 110L (£840). Concessional Post inc 1949-52 set 15L & 20L. Postage Dues inc 1947-54 set to 500L. All diff. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £8600+ for Republic issues alone plus SG unlisted provisionals. Sass cat €12,000+ plus Provisionals with CEI cat €24,000+, total €34600+ = A$55,000+. Excellent advanced collection. (785) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2700
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Malaya & States, Hong Kong & Singapore: 1862-1990s collections in 3 s/books plus hagners. Singapore 1948-52 KGVI set to $5. 1955-59 QEII Pic set to $5. 1962-66 Birds & Animals set to $5. Hong Kong 1862-1900 QV to 30c. 1912-32 KGV to $1. Useful 1960s-90s Def & Commems. Malaya & Area inc States with Johore, Kedah, Kelantan, Negri Sembilan, Perak, Selangor inc 1891 Tigers to 5c. Also North Borneo & Sarawak inc 1938-51 KGVI to $5. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £3400+ = A$6000+. (2200).AVAILABLE at A$500
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Middle East: Fujeira 1964-71 comp ex New Currency opts, most both MUH & U, some sl perf tones (SG cat £190). Egyptian Occup of Palestine (Gaza) 1948 opts comp (£145), 1955 set (£180), then comp to 1967. Iraq 1932-78 inc 1932 surch set M (£275), 1934 King set U plus M to 200f & Officials to 200f M/U, 1941 Pictorials to 1D M/U plus officials to ½D, 1942 set, 1948 to 1D both M & U plus Officials, 1949 Air set & both M/S (£180), 1954 set & Officials, good range to 1978 (total SG cat £1200 = A$2100). Scattered sl perf tones etc. Generally F-VF M/U (1000)SOLD at A$950
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Netherlands Colonies collection 1870-1970 in Davo illustrated album. Inc Netherlands Indies 1870-1947 inc 1870 King William to 2G50, 1900 Surch to 2½G, 1912 2½G slate on blue paper G/FU. 1915 Red Cross set, 1930 Child Welfare set M/MLH & other 1930s Charity sets, 1933 Queen set G-FU, 1948 Dues set M/MLH & others cat £500. Netherlands New Guinea 1950-62 inc 1950 Defs MLH/MUH (1G-5G MUH), West New Guinea, 1962 UNTEA opt set mostly MUH cat £350+. Suriname 1885-1975 inc some earlies M/U, 1928 Medical Foundation set M/MLH, 1945 Queen to 2G50 G/FU, 1950 Cancer Research set M/MLH, 1953-55 Defs inc 1955 Animals M/sheet M/MLH, 1953 Sports Week set M/MLH, later Child Welfare sets & M/sheets MLH & MUH. Some back of book inc Airmails M/MLH & others cat £1000. A good collection. Condition of some a bit varied, largely F-VF. Total cat £1850+ = A$3400. (1050 & 15 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Poland 1918-post-2000 in 3 s/books & on leaves, mixed G/FU or MLH/MUH. Useful earlies inc 1918 Austro-Hungarian opt set of 3 all with inverted opt FU, other early issues M/MLH/G-FU. 1937 King of Romania M/S set of 3 M, 1938 Stratosphere M/S MUH, 1939 Polish Legion M/S M, German Occupation inc 1940 Arms opt to 3z FU, 1940 Dues set of 5 FU, 1944 Monte Cassino opt set FU, post-War sets 1940s-50s MLH or FU. Also good range of M/sheets inc 1955 Exhibition, 1956 Stamp Day, 1958 Postal Service, 1963 Fencing Championship, 1964 Summer & Winter Olympics largely FU, some M/MLH. Then later issues inc post-2000 inc 2003 Pope John Paul II sheetlet MUH. Various extras inc 1960s-70s in glassines & others. A good lot to work with, largely VF, cat £2300+ = A$4200. (2000+ & 95 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$275
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Spain: 1850-1975 Collection/accumulation. 1850 Queen 5c. 1860-61 Queens to 2R. 1862 Queens to 2R. 1867 Queens to 20c. 1874 Justice to 1P. 1879 Kings to 4P. 1901 Young Kings to 1P. 1930 Goya to 1P. 1955-75 Franco to 10P. Most G-VF M/U, mixed condition in earlies. SG cat £2000+ = A$3600+. (840)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Varied range in 4 albums inc Japan 1900-1955 inc 1951 Airs to 160Y inc 55Y, 75Y G-FU, 1952-55 inc National Park sets & other commems MLH/MUH (cat £620 = A$1100). Germany inc 1936 Brown Ribbon M/Sheet M, Great Britain QV to QEII inc early QEII commems MLH/MUH. Decimal range G-FU. New Zealand collection 1880-1977 inc 1953 to 10/- G-FU, 1960 Pics to £1 on FDC, later sets/FDCs, Pre-decimal Health in sheets CTO, 1981 Royal Wedding Crown Agents Omnibus collection. WWF selection AAT sets & FDC. Various others mostly F-VF. (2000)SOLD at A$240
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Vatican: 1929-77 In 2 s/books. 1st inc 1929 set M, 1933 high values inc 2L & 2L75 (SG cat £190), 1935 Congress set M (£290), 1949 UPU set M plus 1000L U (£390), 1951 Chalcedan set M (£155), 1953 800th Anniv 10L M (£75), then range to 1971 -this book is mostly F-VF M , a few U, total cat for 320 stamps is £1400. 2nd Book 1929-78 early M & U, then from about 1955 appears could be near comp with almost all both M & U -total 800+, guestimate cat £400. Unfortunately, this book has extensive toning throughout & we have allowed little value for it in reserve. Total cat approx £1800. (1150)AVAILABLE at A$350
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World collection in Springback binder inc Germany 1930s-60s inc Third Reich largely M/MLH, Allied Zones, Soviet Zones, West Berlin inc 1949 1DM UPU, 1955 40pf Conductor other contemporary issues G-FU, West Germany inc 1949 UPU, 1951 Posthorn set, Beethoven M/Sheet G-FU, East Germany 1950-60, Greenland 1938 Defins, 1945 Defins. Great Britain KGV to QEII G-FU. Grenada 1951 Defs M/MLH & various others, some mixed condition but mostly F-VF. SG cat £1900 = A$3150. (1430 + 3 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Stamp Duty: 1955 Platypus 2½d orange, rouletted. VF F/C with violet date h/s. Bft 109 cat £100. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1955-58 QEII Cattle set ½d to 10/-. VF fresh MUH, all lower marginal. SG 143-53 cat £100. (12) (P)SOLD at A$80
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1853-59 Ship 1c vermilion, imperf on thick paper. Superb fresh UN, 4 margins, beautiful bright colour. SG 11 cat £7500+. Great rarity in genuine UN condition (beware of reprints!). 1955 BPA photo-cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$6000
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1955-67 Selection inc 1955 5yr Plan 8f -10 diff. 1956-57 Views set 4f-8f. 1963 Children 4 vals. 1967 18th Anniv 8f set, 1967 Mao greeting 8f. 1967 Long Live Mao 8f. 1967-68 Poems of Mao 8f Swimming & 8f Beidahe. All diff. VF CTO, Views set UN. SG cat £536. (25).SOLD at A$275
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1955-60 Concessional Parcel Post set 40L-140L, setenant pairs, wmk 'stars'. VF fresh MUH. Sass PC5-15 cat €750+, SG exCP918-28 cat £1200. Scarce set in nice MUH condition. Key 75L & 110L with Casa photo cert. (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1955 Rotary M/sheets imperf set 20w, 25w & 71w. VF UN as made. SG 236-8(var), Mi Blk 81-3 cat €1500, KPSC 91-3 cat W1,260,000. Only 1000 sets printed. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1955-59 QEII set 1c-$5. VF fresh MUH. SG 38-52 cat £130. (15). (P)SOLD at A$100