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1850s-60s Covers all Melbourne cancels with 1859 (Feb) Victorian Steam Board Office OHMS env to Sandhurst franked QV Emblems 4d rouletted. 1859 (Dec) franked QV 4d emblems to Francis Henty Portland, 1860 (May) to Adelaide franked 6d blue Queen on Throne. 1859 (Sept) to Castlemaine franked QV Emblems 4d pr, tied by 2 'Killer' 1 cancels. 1863 to Geelong franked 4 QV 4d Beaded oval tied by Victorian Duplex cancel. 1895 ½d orange 'Spectator' newspaper wrapper to Tasmania & another wrapper to London uprated with extra QV ½d. All F-VF. (6)SOLD at A$150
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1966-84 Decimal errors & varieties selection comprising QEII 6c orange 'offset', 1973-74 Agate 7c 'black omitted', Opal 8c pr 'black partly omitted on one', 1975 Wildflower 18c 'black omitted", 1977 Jubilee 18c 'imperf pr' & single with 'offset of blue & black', 1978 Aviators Kingsford Smith imperf plate Proofs, 1988 Craft 39c booklet stamp 'miscut'. VF fresh MUH. ACSC 446c, 642c, 725c, 765b, 765c, 792PP(1-2), 1218ba & 1343 -footnote 2, cat $1410. (11) (P)SOLD at A$400
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1966-96 FDC accumulation (1800) in plastic tub, good variety & no heavy duplication inc 1966-75 sets/singles noted 1968 Soil/Medical gutter pr (2, retail $300), 1969 Prime Min set of booklet panes, 1968 Flowers set unaddressed on individual pic envelopes & others to 1996 AFL inc useful 1988 Bicentenary, & SYDPEX collection. Also another 1800 PSEs (inc odd UN), again good variety & minimal duplication noted some Bicentenary/Tall Ships or SYDPEX 88 pmks. All fresh & clean, neatly packed into 2 large plastic tubs. (3600)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1988 Bicentenary Commemorative cover/PSE collection in 8 green binders with around 645 items inc Aust-UK, NZ & USA Joint Issue covers (115), Bicent FDC (115) inc Koch Silks & Wesley cachets. First Fleet FDC collection (108) with wide range of Pic pmks & commem cachets. Tall Ships collection (70) inc signed covers (30) noted Admiral Rothesay Swan, Tall Ships Race pictorials (24). Bicent PSEs (68) with cancels & cachets inc various exhibition. 1988 Early Years FDC (32). Plus 1984-87 Indigenous Peoples & Early Explores FDC (100). Huge variety throughout with very little duplication. All fresh & clean. A massive undertaking with original cost well over $1500. (645)AVAILABLE at A$200
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440 hagners with covers: Pictorial pmk or souvenir covers/PSE vast collection 1980-2001 in size 1-2 hagners (retail $650+) with 800+ envelopes in total inc 1984 AUSIPEX M/Sheets set of 10 pmks, Cobb & Co set of 10 silk covers, 1984 WAPEX, 1986 PAPAL Commems (19 diff), plenty of 1988 commem sets inc SYDPEX, AEROPEX, First Fleet re-enactment voyage set of 5 cacheted & signed covers, plus much more inc Scout Jamborees, Anniversaries, Celebrations & 2000 Olympics Gold Medallists FDC set of 16 (these hard to find). Also Official IOC Sydney Olympics collection in custom green & gold slip-case album, EXPO 88 Pavilion pmk collection in black blinders (2), one with a variety of UNOFFICIAL coloured cachets & Wetland Birds FDC folder (issue price $95). Massive hoard/collection all in 10 large binders, with huge retail/original costs inc the 440 hagner style pages (replacement cost $700+). (900+ covers)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Cocos Islands 1963-2010 near comp MUH collection in Seven Seas hingeless slipcase album inc 1963 Pic set comp, 1969 Defs, 1979 Fish, 1982 Moths, 1985 Shells, 1988 Flora, 1990 Auckland Exhib M/Sheet, 1992 Crabs, 1995 Jakarta M/S & 2004 Singapore M/S. These retail $150, plus another $220 FV & $200 for the album. Total $570.AVAILABLE at A$180
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Cocos Is: Comprehensive virtually comp collection 1963-2015 in Seven Seas hingeless album & extra hagners inc 1965 ANZAC 5d study in positional multiples, 1987 CUP-PEX opt sheetlet, 1989 Melb Stamp Show & World Expo M/Sheets (retail $160). 1993 TAIPEI M/S (retail $75) & 10 other Exhib M/S. 1988 Joint-issue PO pack, 1990 Postage Paid opt set of 7 ($300), $5 Airmail stamp opt ($80), 1992 WWF sheetlet of 16, 1990-2000s setenant gutter blks & strips, 2011 WWF M/Sheet set of 4 diff, 2013 50th Anniv sheetlet plus comp PO pack & many others inc 3 diff booklets. Generally fresh MUH, retail $1550, another $200 for the albums. Total $1750.SOLD at A$550
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Covers: 1988 Bi-Centenary collection in 5 thick Davo FDC albums with around 800 1987 Special PSEs with a wide variety of commem/pictorial Bicentennial pmks mainly Tall ships & First Fleet re-enactment Voyage, plus early years historical events inc Rum Rebellion. Also 1987-88 Bicentennial commem sets on Silk FDC (120) from departure to arrival at Sydney Cove. Plus 1988 SYDNEY Exhibition commem PSE collection (200) in 6th Davo FDC album. Original costs around $1000. All fresh & clean, reserved at half the cost of the empty albums. (1100+)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Decimal Package & Limited Edition Product 1988-2017. inc PO Year albums 1988 Leather, 2002 Accession PNC, 2005 Disney Pixar P-stamp album inc Nemo, Bugs Life etc, 2006 Commonwealth Games album, 2013 Historic Buildings Pack (LE 250), 2015 VC Winners Pack, 2015 Our Solar System Pack (inc Imperf M/Sheet), 2016 Butterflies Pack (LE 250), 2017 Street Art Pack (LE 200), 2017 QEII 70th Wedding Anniv (LE 200). Many scarce. (12 items)SOLD at A$300
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Extensive FDC & Stationery collection 1948-92 in 13 albums inc some Pre-decimal & early Decimals. Extensive range of late 1970s on inc AAT 1979-81 Ships Series set of Base covers (6 sets), also set of Base covers with ea in blks of 4, 1988 Bicentennial extensive range of covers. PSEs, commem covers inc First Fleet re-enactment, Captain Cook thematic collection, Australian issues inc NSW 4d Cook M, 4d Cook OS U & others, 1970 covers, packs, New Zealand 1969 M/Sheet on 11 diff First Day & commem covers. Mostly F-VF. (790+)AVAILABLE at A$160
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Extensive 1970-2016 FDC collection on pages in 14 albums. Early 1970 issues some unofficial, o/w all official & mostly VF fresh. Many standard FDC complimented by additional national Postmarker, also commemorative sets have the set on FDC & the individual stamps on separate FDC. Extensive 1988 Bicentenary covers on similar basis, plus First Fleet re-enactment series, some booklet panes on FDC, post 2000 inc Sydney Olympics & later Games with Gold Medallist stamps on separate FDCs, similar 2006 Melbourne Cwlth Games singles. Many others too numerous to highlight. Massive original cost especially when cost of pages is added in, largely VF. List available. (1838)AVAILABLE at A$325
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Pre-Decimals (100s) 1913-65 in thick s/book inc Kangaroos (30) to 2/-, KGV (80) to 5d, 1930s Commems (50) to 1/-, KGVI to 5/- Robes U, 1940s imprint blks (28), 1950-60s 2/- or 2/3 Commems (40) mostly MUH, 1964 Navigators 7/6 (2) & 10/- (3). Decimals to mid 1970s inc 1960s Commems MUH. 1970s PO Packs (30, retail $380) inc 1970 & 71 Selected Issues, 1971 Christmas & 1973 Nat Dev, plus Australia 1978-92 PSE Collection in 2 thick binders. PNG 1952-78 (100s) in thick s/book inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman U & Decimal MUH Pic/Commem sets (215). Hagner album with GB KGVI & QEII pre-decimal high vals (150) 2/6 to £1. Russia 1980s Chess Pictorial Envs (11) plus messy 1950s-70s accum in s/book. 2009 'Preserve the Polar Regions' MUH M/Sheet collection (22) in attractive ring binder & 1988 Olympic FDC collection (60) in blue album & USA Olympic Games FDC collection. Large carton. (many 100s).AVAILABLE at A$350
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AAT: MUH collection 1957-2008 almost comp. 1959 Pic set to 2/3. 1966-68 Pic def set to $1. 1973 Pic def set to $1. 1979-81 Ship set to $1. 1983 Bird strip. 1984-87 Scenes set to $1. 1988 Conservation strip. 1995 Dolphin M/S. 2001 Centenary sheetlet. All diff. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £282, retail $445. (153 & 2 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$130
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Australian Territories Collections in 3 Vols with AAT MUH (FV $60) to 1999 inc 1966 Pics to $1 (retail $60). Christmas Is to 1988 (FV $90) inc 1958 QEII & 1963 Pic sets. Cocos Is to 1987 (FV $75), plus 2011 $12 M/S. Norfolk Is to 1998 inc 1947 Ball Bay to 2/- blue, 1953 Pics to 5/- brown bridge, 1966 opts, 1967 Ships, 1969 Birds & 1974 UPU M/S retail $210 to end 1974, later Pics FV $140 1975 onwards. Nauru 1954-85 near comp MUH with 42 Pic/Commem sets to $5. PNG to 1989 in 3rd volume with pre-war New Guinea (28) inc 1939 Bulolo to 1/- MLH (cat £200) & Papua (29) inc 1910 2/6 Lakatoi M. PNG pre-decimals (50) mostly VF MUH to 5/- & decimals comp to end 1989 with 115 Pic/Commem sets inc 1966 Butterflies, 1969 Shells & 1973 Panorama. Fresh & clean, mostly VF MUH. In 3 high retail Seven Seas illustrated hingeless albums. (1700)SOLD at A$400
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Box lot of 16 albums inc NZ to 1980 inc 1860s QV Chalons 2d blue & 6d brown, 1874 QV 1/- green, 1882 QV (10) to 2/6 brown, 1898 Pics to 1/- U & 2/- M, 1909 KEVII to 1/-, 1920s KGV to 2/- blue, 1931 Arms (13) to £2 inc 15/- olive & 30/- brown, 1940 Centennial, 1960 Pics to £1 M & comprehensive Decimals M inc Health M/Sheets & 1967 Geyser (both) to $2. Samoa 1935-82 in spring-back album inc 1968-82 comp? M, Indonesia 1949-66 in another loose leaf album & 2 spring-back albums with thematics inc Animals, Birds, Space & Transport. PNG 1976-92 M & U collection in large s/book & 8 small s/books with Australia Decimal CTO to 1988, Samoa, GB, Tokelau & others plus singles on cards inc useful pre 1900 Newfoundland. Also album of mixed FDC & Sweden 1980s UPU folder. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$500
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British Commonwealth & Foreign sets, singles, M/Sheets on 200 s/cards inc AAT, Christmas Is, Cocos 1970s Pic sets MUH, strength in West Indies inc Bahamas 1938 KGVI 1/- M/MLH (3), Barbados 1988 Tercent set to $2, Cayman 1990 $2, Dominica KGV/KGVI range plus many good M/Sheets. Also other British Commonwealth inc Ceylon 1938 Pics to 1R. World array inc Netherlands Indies 1948-49 Indonesia opts 2½G, 10G & 25G VFM (SG 538-40 cat £485), plus assorted thematics inc Soccer 1982 World Cup M/Sheets. Messy shoebox, total SG cat over £1200. (100s)AVAILABLE at A$220
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Great Britain: 1840-1988 Old ex-dealer stock in 2 battered s/books inc 1840 QV 1d black 3½ margins (SG cat £375), then QV range in usual U condition inc 4d, 6d, 9d, 10d, 1/-, 2/- blue etc (huge cat), then 2/6 (6), 5/- (4) & 10/- (£2500), 1887 Jubilee comp to 1/-, KEVII to 5/-, KGV inc Seahorses (24) to 10/-, KGVI to £1, QEII to £5. Appears basically comp simplified from 1890-1985 (ex the QV-KGV £1), with up to 5 sets of many. Typical condition early, o/w generally G-VF U, plus £100 FV M/MUH. QV alone cat £12,000 then KEVII-KGVI marked retail $2500 (20+? years ago), plus all the QEII -probably another £10,000+. Total cat now must be £30,000+ = A$54,000+. Cheap reserve (1000s)SOLD at A$1000
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Nauru: Collection to 1988 comp in Seven Seas hingeless album inc 1916 KGV opts to 1/- (SG cat £85). GB Seahorses opt 2/6, 5/- & 10/- M (£420). KGV Centre opts set ½d, 1d, 1½d, 2d (£70). 1924-48 Ships set to 10/- surfaced paper MLH (£200), 1935 KGV SJ set. 1954 Defs to 5/- & 1963 Pics to 3/3 MUH. Decimals comp MUH inc 1966-67 Defs to $1 & 1974 First Contact, UPU sets. Retail $1440 plus another $160 for the album, total $1600. (350)SOLD at A$250
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Scenery & Views: Ex dealer's thematic display book with 180 sets, 15 M/S & 6 covers. Noted Tasmania 1899-1900 set to 6d. Gibraltar 1938 KGVI to 10/-. Norfolk Is 1988 set to $5. Nicaragua 1937 Air set to $1. Czechoslovakia 1970 set of 3 M/S. Also 1970s-90s FDCs from Pacific inc Kiribati, Samoa, PNG, Gilbert & Ellice, plus Cocos Is, & Thai FDCs (20). Almost all VF fresh MUH. SG cat £2100+ = A$3800+, while dealer's retail $2100+. (800+, 15 M/S & 90 FDC)AVAILABLE at A$400
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South Africa: Homelands Revenues MUH collection ca1988 issues inc Bophuthatswana Arms set 2c-R100. Ciskei Arms to R100, plus Penalty opt Arms set to R10. Transkei Arms set 2c-R50, plus Penalty opt Arms to R2. Venda Arms to R50, plus Penalty opt Arms set to R10. All diff. VF fresh MUH. Bft cat £537. (58) (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Vatican: Collection 1840-1988 in 3 albums. 1st Album is a KABE hingeless album to 1964, inc 1840, 1850 & 1867 stampless letters with Roma pmks. Papal States 1852 Arms imperf to 6b. 1867-68 Arms to 80c. 1929 Pope & Arms set to 10L plus Express. 1931 Parcel Post opt set to 10c. 1931 Postage Due opt set. 1933 Holy Year set. 1934 Provisional surch 2L55, 3L05 & 3L70 (ea with RPSL photo-certs). 1935 Congress set. 1936 Expo set. 1938 Congress set. 1939 Sede Vacante opt set. 1947 Air Post set. 1948 Airmail set 250L & 500L. 1949 Pope & Views set to 100L, UPU Air set 300L & 1000L. 1952 Stamp Cent M/S. 1951 Gratian Air set 300L & 500L, Chalcedon set to 100L. 1953 Air set 500L & 1000L, Lombard 100L, then comp to 1964. Other 2 albums are Lindner hingeless albums with almost comp collection of Pope John Paul II travels to various countries inc stamps, M/S & cvrs/cards. Almost all VF fresh M/MUH, post 1960 being almost all VF fresh MUH. SG cat £6500+ = A$11,500+. (900, 43 M/S & 50 cvrs/cards). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1350
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1988 Living Together $3.70 CPE printed outside cover in uncut part sheet of 3 comp covers & 3 part covers -blank reverse. F-VF. SG SB60(var), Pf B153a(var). 1st example we have seen & interesting for specialist.AVAILABLE at A$100
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1938-54 KGVI Pictorial set 1c-£1 plus extras as per SG, written up on pages. 20c (2), 30c, 50c, 1/-, 2/- (2), 3/-, 5/- (2), 10/- (2) & £1 (2), extras with diff perfs inc 10/- perf 13¾x13¼, & £1 perf 11¾x13 (SG cat £500). VF fresh M/MLH. SG 131-50 cat £1988. Rarely offered so comprehensive (41). (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1988 Christmas 50c IMPERF PROOF sheet of 25, huge margins at top & left, imprint etc. VF fresh MUH. SG 814(p). Probably unique.AVAILABLE at A$150
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1988 Christmas $2 IMPERF PROOF sheet of 25, huge margins at right & base, colour bars, imprint etc. VF fresh MUH. SG 816(p). Probably unique.AVAILABLE at A$150