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Lighthouse 32 black pg s/books with glassine strips & interleaves. Box of 10 with green covers. New, retail $45 ea, total $450.
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82
- Postal Stationery 1911-65, new 2018 edition in colour, A4 size bound, covering all forms of stationery from postal cards to registered envs inc PTPO & Official Dies, fully illustrated inc all postcard & lettercard views plus Specimens & Australian Territories. 465 pgs. New. Retail $230.
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101
Australia: KGV Fourpence by Davidson & Wix, pub BSAP 1973, 31pgs of text plus 23pgs of informative illustrations. Invaluable reference. VGC.
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102
Australia: KGV Fourpence by Davidson & Wix, pub BSAP 1973, 31pgs of text plus 23pgs of informative illustrations. Invaluable reference. VGC.
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222
Great Britain: SG Channel Islands Postal History Catalogue, 1st edition 1991, 231pgs, illustrated throughout. Inc Sark, Alderney & the smaller islands from pre-adhesive to date inc German Occupation. VGC.
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259
Lithuania: The Postage Stamps of by Grigaliunas et al, 237pgs pub by Collector's Club New York 1978. Definitive work inc errors, varieties & numbers printed, illustrated throughout. VGC inc original DJ.
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301
Philippines: Postal History of the Spanish Philippines 1565-1898. By Peterson & Lewis. 237 pgs. Privately published Washington 2000. Minor outer dj wear o/w as new.
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302
Philately: The Stanley Gibbons Book of Stamps 232 pgs 'Coffee-Table' size with outer DJ, pub 1990, illustrated throughout. Insignificant minor foxing to 1st 3 pgs o/w near new.
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316
Seychelles: Postage Stamps & Postal History by HV Farmer, 123pgs plus 29 photo plates, pub 1955 Robson-Lowe. Inc 1890 QV key plates, 1893 Provisionals inc opt varieties & settings. 1896 & 1901 Provisionals, 1938-52 Specialised KGVI photogravure Pics plus notes on pmks & postal history. Inc original DJ, a bit tatty, book VGC..
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328
Stanley Gibbons Book of Stamps & Stamp Collecting pub 1982, 232 pgs, illustrated throughout. VGC. Good general reference.
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346
World: The Stanley Gibbons Book of Stamps & Stamp Collecting pub 1982, 232 pgs, illustrated throughout. VGC. Good general reference.
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370
1928-65 M/MUH collection in 55 hagners inc 1928 Kookaburra 3d M/Sheet MUH, plus 4 singles, 1914 Kookaburra 6d engraved. 1929 Swan (14) inc imprint blk of 4 MUH. 1930 Sturt sets (9) inc 3d Plate 2 blk of 4, 1931 Kingsford Smith 3d plate nos.2, 3 blks of 4 MUH, 1932 Bridge 3d (28) inc Ash imprint (2) & Plate no.2 blk sof 4 MUH, plus 2d opt OS Ash imprint blk of 4 FM. 1934 Vic Cent set M plus 2d (24) inc imprint blks of 4 (2) & 3d imprint blk of 4, 1936 Cable set imprint blks of 4 MUH, 2d plates 2 & 3, 3d plate 1 imprint blks. Also 10 other plate nos/imprint blks from 1929 1½d Swan to 1936 2d South Aust. Total ACSC cat $1800. KGVI era imprints blks of 4 (150) to 5/- Robes inc 9d Platypus NO imprint cnr blk of 4 (ACSC 206 cat $150), 1937 NSW Sesqui 2d (2), 3d & 5/- Robes. Thin paper (2), 1940 AIF set to 6d, 1941 5½d opt (2), 1948 Hermes 1/6 Claret Thin paper (2), 1940s Pics/commem sets inc KGVI Defs to 2/6 Aborigine. Also plenty of others inc Robes set 5/-, 10/-, £1 (minor tones) MUH, 1940 AIF 1d, 2d lower marginal blks of 40. 1953-65 QEII High val 2/- or 2/3 commems (80), 1964 Navigators 4/-, 5/-, 7/6 & 10/- blks of 4 MUH, plus positional multiples. Total ACSC cat well over $4000. (2300)
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371
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS 2d, 3d, 6d VF CTO plus other 1930s commems (29) inc 1934 Vic Cent 1/-, 1935 ANZAC 1/- inc private perfin, 2/- KGV SJ & 1932 3d Bridge opt OS, (2 of ea). Assorted KGV (10) to 1/4, 1972 Navigator $1 Flinders perf 14¾. Also KGV Postal Stationery inc 1924 1d purple 'Star' env PTPO (2, cat $100 ea), 1923 1½d brown star envelope ($20), 1920s-30s cards 1½d brown (2), 1d green (2), &1911 KGV Lettercards (3 views, cat $225) to Canada, all with 'Via Vancouver' h/s. (58)
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377
1942-50 KGVI 3½d blue specialist group with varieties inc 'white face' blk of 4, thin paper blk of 4, imprint blk of 4, across gutter blk of 30 etc. VF M/MUH. SG 207. ACSC 231/a/c/zg cat $1400. (53) (P)
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393
1970 Cook M/sheet with forged ANPEX opt produced by stamp dealer Orlo-Smith, no.56231. VF MUH. SG MS465(var), ACSC 528(var).
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409
2000 Olymphilex to 2013 Melbourne Stamp Show & other Philatelic Exhibitions, anniversaries & significant events specialised MUH (FV $1050) CTO, FDC (plus odd PNC) collection in 3 thick Lighthouse albums. Items of interest inc 2007 Sydney Expo featuring 75th Anniv of Harbour Bridge with M/Sheets MUH/CTO (56) & special covers inc 2 opt PNC (retail $300). Other MUH Exhibition opt M/S (80) inc QLD Sun-Stamp 2008 '100 Club' set of 5 diff booklets (100) inc OLYPHILEX 2000 opt, Australian Wines Prestige with QLD Stamp Show 2005 opts (2). Exhibition pmk covers (33) & M/S CTO (23) with Special Exhibition pmks. Also uncounted frama MUH sets. FDC plus CPS sets with Exhibition or Conference imprints inc 2011 South Australia sets (7) on Commem covers. Massive original costs well above FV, all fresh & clean. (270 items)
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(US$816)
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417
2008 Prestige Booklets: Love Blooms, Lest We Forget, Ballooning, Dogs, Living Green, Gorgeous Australia (2), Aviation, Waterfalls (2) & Megafauna. VF fresh MUH. Ea with special M/sheets only found in these. Original PO cost $138, SG cat £237, Pf cat $295. (11)
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435
Booklets - Prestige: 2008 inc Love Blooms, Lest We Forget, Ballooning, Dogs, Living Green, Gorgeous Australia (2), Aviation, Waterfalls (2) & Megafauna. VF fresh MUH. Ea with special M/Sheets only found in these. Original PO cost $138, SG cat £237, Pf cat $295. (11)
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447
Collection 1913-2017 in 3 European s/books with Kangaroos (72), 1st wmk to 1/- inc 1d, 2d wmk inv, 2nd wmk to 1/-, 3rd to 5/- inc 2/- maroon & 2/- brown (4). SM & CofA to 5/- inc extra 5/- CTO plus Official Perfins (23) to 2/- inc 2½d indigo 1st wmk. Est retail $1800. KGV (220) to 1/4 inc shade, wmk & perf variations plus Officials perf/opt OS to 4d olive. Then comp to 1965 (ex Officials, 5/- Bridge replica) inc 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved. All KGV Commem sets inc 1934 VIC Cent to 1/- both perfs & Silver Jubilee to 2/-. 1938 KGVI to 5/-, 10/- £1 Robes, 1949 Arms to £2 & all QEII pre-decimal inc 1964 Navigators set of 6 to £2. plus assorted Postage Dues to 5/-. Generally average G-FU (590). Total retail $2800. Then comprehensive decimals (2245) near comp to end 2006 (est FV $900, ex Int Post) inc 1966 Defs to $4, all early 1970s Commem sets inc 1971 Christmas 7c blk of 7, Paintings to $10 & Gardens to $20. (2800 plus 42 M/S)
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448
Collection/accumulation 1913-50s inc Kangaroos (230). Fair-GU with extras. Noted 1st wmk 2/- (2) & 1/- inv wmk U (rounded cnr, cat $500), 2nd wmk to 1/-, 3rd wmk to 2/- (both) with many extras, shades, 2d grey inv wmk, SM/CofA to 2/-. Few KGV Heads M/MLH, 1930s on Commems MLH.MUH inc 1931 6d Airmail imprint strip of 3 MUH, 1934 Vic Cent 1/- M (5) & blk of 4 toned MUH. 1935 2/- Jubilee plate No 1 blk of 4 MUH, plus later post-war issues. Mixed condition some toning but a fair percentage F-VF, retail $4000+. (455+) (P)
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449
Collection 1913-72 in older Seven Seas illustrated pgs with Kangaroos (31) to £1 grey CofA wmk inc 1st wmk 1/- & 2/- M, 3rd wmk 3d olive wmk INV M, SM wmk 1/- M (2) & 6d opt OS plus U inc 5/- 3rd, 10/- SM & £1 grey (retail $3000). KGV (73) with single, SM & CofA wmks 1/4 inc 4d lemon wmk INV U (cat $1500) & 1½d green, 4d blue, 4d violet, 4½d (2) M ($280). SM wmk 3d Die I M (2, $140) & CofA wmk 4d (4) & 5d (3) M ($215). Some minor flts inc age spots or sl thins, total cat/retail $2300. 1914 6d Kookaburra Engraved M. 1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS 2d CTO & 3d M (as is). 1927-30 Commems perf OS set of 6. 1934 Vic Cent set M (2) & Macarthur set U. 1935 KGV SJ set U. 1937 Robes to £1 (2 sets). 1949 Arms set to £2 M. Pre-dec QEII near comp to 1965 inc 1959 Pics to 5/- Cattle M & 1963 Navigators set of 6 to £2 U. Decimals to mid 1972 near comp MUH inc 1966 Defs to $4, 1971 Christmas 7c blk of 7 cream paper & blk of 25 white paper, plus some extras inc 1971 RAAF 6c, 1972 PM 7c set, 1972 CWA 7c PO publicity cards (ACSC cat $500). Some sl mixed condition to 1965, generally G-F M/MUH/U, total retail approx $7000. (720)
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486
Extensive near comp collection 1913-99 in 2 loose leaf albums, with Kangaroos 1st wmk set of 10 to 1/-. 2nd wmk (6) to 2/- brown. 3rd wmk (12) to £1 grey inc 10/- pale grey & deep aniline pink. Sm Mult set of 5 to 5/- & CofA set of 8 to £2. Average G-FU. ACSC cat $4600. KGV set of 74 inc Single wmk 1d red Die II rough & smooth papers, 1d Die III, & 4d lemon. SM wmk perf 14 set of 8, perf 13½ x12½ 1d green Die II U & 4½d Die II CTO, & OS opt set of 7 to 5d. Plus perf OS (52) with Single wmk (23) to 1/4, No wmk 1d & 1½d, SM wmk perf 14 set of 8 to 1/4, plus 3d blue wmk INV, & SM wmk perf 13½ x12½ (14) to 1/4. ACSC cat $2320. Then 1914 Kookaburra 6d engraved U & 1928 Kookaburra 3d M/Sheet M. 1931-32 OS opts set of 6 inc Kingsford Smith 2d, 3d, & Lyrebird 1/-. All 1930s commem sets inc Bridge 5/- CTO. 1937 KGVI Robes set to £1 thick & thin papers. 1946 BCOF opt set of 7 to 5/-, 1949 Arms to £2. All Pre-decimal QEII inc 1964 Navigators set of 8 to £2 inc 10/-, £1 white & cream papers & Decimals U possibly comp (FV $600 approx) from 1966 to 2000. Some minor tones, mostly on pages, o/w F-VFU. Total cat/ retail $9400 to 1966, plus extra for Decimals. (100s) (P)
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550
Postal Stationery: Registered Envelopes 1913-66 with used 1913 4d (ACSC RE3), 1923-24 4½d (RE17), 1942 5d (RE30). UN inc 1930-34 5d, 1944 5d (RE31), KGVI-QEII RE 33-38 & 42, etc, mostly fine, all diff. ACSC cat $930 in 2013, now higher. (19)
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Prestige Booklets: 2008 inc Love Blooms, Lest We Forget, Ballooning, Dogs, Living Green, Gorgeous Australia (2), Aviation, Waterfalls (2) & Megafauna. VF fresh MUH. Ea with special M/sheets only found in these. Original PO cost $138, SG cat £237, Pf cat $295. (11)
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New South Wales: Postmark Collection on pre-1910 PPC (63) inc 1905 from Ramornie to Myrtle Creek with South Grafton & Lawrence transit cds. 1906 from Bald Nob (crisp cds on card) to Myrtle Creek (stamp cancelled num 886 (RRR) with Borendore cds alongside), plus Barney's Hill transit & Myrtle Creek arrival cds. Plus another card from Bald Nob cancelled numeral 2003 (poor-RRRR)) with Barrey's Creek cds alongside & Myrtle Creek arrival. Other Numeral Cancels inc 147, 221, 231, 332, 570,1207, 1253, 1412, 1612, 1704 (RRRR, 2 good strikes on separate cards) & 2084 of Haberfield (RR). Other cds pmks & cancels inc Alstonville, Barellan, Brunswick Heads, Guyra, Jiggi, MacLean, Rous Mill, Upper Landsdowne & Wee Waa. Condition of cards variable inc foxing due to poor storage, pmks generally F-VF strikes. Still a stunning single correspondence from Woop-Woop to Woop-Woop via Woop-Woop, many cards 3-4 separate pmks on each. (67)
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Queensland Cover Collection (23) with Advertising envelopes for E Gordon (Irvinebank) & Hochley & Co (Maryborough), 1901-05 Registered to Tasmania with 2-line cachets for Ayr & Mount Morgan. 1863 inwards from GB franked 1862 QV 6d lilac (cat £225). 1921 OHMS 'Packet Post' envelopes franked KGV 1½d brown (12, ACSC cat $300) all unclaimed & with 'Dead Letter Office Brisbane' cds. 1930 Scots College envelope franked KGV 2d/1½d red to Goondiwindi with printed campus scenes on rev. Also 3 other Colonial era covers, 1½d brown QV Pineapple Field postal card, plus Kangaroos 3rd wmk 5/-, 10/- (replaced telegraph punches) Used with part QLD cds, VF appearance, cat $600. (25)
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599
Victoria: Melbourne Duplex pmk collection 1861-95 in 2 vols. Vol One no.1-10 to Dec 1880 with good coverage of all 12 codes A-Z on a wide range of stamps inc Emblems 2d (6), 1861 beaded ovals 4d (20 inc 8 prs), 6d black QV (8), 2/- green QV (2, cat £100), 1860s-70s Laureates (90) to 1/- inc 2d prs (3) & 4d prs (7) & 1873-80 QV 1d, 2d Sidefaces. Some sl mixed condition (selected for quality of pmks) SG cat £750 as cheapest (175 stamps). Also 1860s-70s covers (20) again with wide variety of numbers & codes plus arrival cds in Red on reverse of inwards mail from NSW. Then Vol Two no.1-26 (330 cancels) 1881-95 with cancel variations inc missing numbers (9), inc K on 1886 cover & Emergency no.23Y (1890), 24A (1891), 25X (part strike), 26 O, S & X (1892). Plenty of room for expansion, still a difficult assembly with some very scarce cancels. (500 & 23 covers) (P)
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Victoria: Pmks Melbourne single ring cds collection Nov 1895-Dec 1899 with 370+ diff from a possible 540 code variations (40 diff cds, no1-23) inc comp sets of 14 for 7(d), 12(3) & 23(1) inc 7A, T, 12D, K, P, T, 23T (all RRR) & 23D, K (both RRRR). Other rarities inc 1L, 2D, 3 H (2), 8H (2), 11D, 11T (2), 13 (type 2 straight top), D, F, S 13 (type 3) L, 14D, K 9INV), 15H, 16P, 17K, 18K, 19T (2), 20K, 21D 7 23 (type 2) F, all RRRRR (only 1 recorded). Then RRRR (2 recorded) for 1T, 2K, 3K, 5L, 7(1a-c)H, S, T, 8H (2), 10V (2), 10X (2), 15P (3), 15S, 17P, V, 18V, 21K, L (2), 22D (2). Also rarely seen 3B (3), 8B, 13B & Emergency duplex cancel 6A (1896), 10P & 10V (both late 1899), 14A Dec (5), 16A, D (1896). Also late/early dates throughout inc Nov 18 1895 (11), Dec 29 1899 (14), Dec 26 1899 (17), Nov 25 1895 (19). Plus 12 covers/cards inc 1899 Governor of Victoria. Minor duplication, mostly diff stamps. Difficult assembly with many rarities sighted. (1050) (P)
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601
Victoria Melbourne 1900 (Jan 1st) Thick Bar cds no.1-24 Times collection 12am to 9pm (40+ diff recorded) with FIRST DAY OF USE 1st JAN 1900 for no.1 (12.1am) & no.6 (12am) both RRRRR. Then normal times with 1 (20) to 9pm inc 4.30am 2/1/1900 2nd Day of use (2) & 7am. 2 (16) inc 3.45pm. 3 (13) inc 10.15am. 4 (14) inc 11.45am. 5 (22) inc 4am. 6 (13 diff). 7 (23) inc 1am, 9.30am & 4.45pm. 8 (14) inc 5.30am & 3-1-00 record Early date. 9 (14) inc 10am & 9pm. 10A (17) inc 7am, 11.45am, 4pm (on 10/- Arms), 5.15pm & record late date 6-12-02. 10B (24 to 9pm) inc 10.15am, 4.45pm & 'impossible' 1911 late date. 11A (11 diff) inc 17-9-01 record late date. 12 (14) inc unique 8pm. 13A (18) inc 5.30 & 7am. 13B (12 diff). 14 (20) inc 11.45am & 12.30pm. 15 (24) inc 12.45, 7.30, 9.30 & 10.45am. 16 (20) inc 1.30am & 9pm. 17 (17 diff) inc 8-2-00 record early date. 18 (23) inc 12.45, 7.30 & 9am. 19A (15) inc 7am, 12.30pm on 10/- Arms & 10-2-00 record early date. 19B (13) inc 12.15am. 20 (17) inc 7am, 10.15am & 9-2-00 record date. 21A (6 diff). 21B (15 diff to 9pm). 22 (14 diff). 23 (14) inc 3.30pm. 24 (18) inc 10.45am. Plus 1.1.01 Federation Day cancels no.9, 15 & no not visible. Also type 2 cancels (smaller circle) for no.1 (5) & 2 (transit strike on cover). Plus covers/cards (36) with various times. Also Registered no.1-5 on cover, Paid cds (6) inc 2 covers & Num 10 on 1913 OHMS wrapper. An amazing rarely offered collection. See website for comp scans. (1000 stamps, 49 covers) (P)
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602
Victoria: Melbourne 1903-08 Thin Bar cds no.1-24, (ex 15, 18, 23 not issued) almost all diff times collection 12.15am to 9pm (31 diff recorded) with 1 (15 diff), 2 (24) inc 9.30am, 4.45pm, 5.15pm. 3 (11) inc 12.45am. 4 (15) inc 12.45am, 5.30pm (rare!) & 9pm. 5 (21) inc 3.45 & 5.15pm. 6 (21) inc 10.45am & 4.45pm. 7 (15) inc 2.30pm. 8 (21) inc 7am (rare!) & 4.45pm. 9 (18). 10 (17) inc 9am. 11 (11). 12 (17) inc 2.30 & 9pm. 13 (9). 14 (19) inc 4.15 & 4.45pm. 16 (11). 17 (17) inc 12.30am, 5.15pm & 9pm. 19 (15) inc 12.45am, 9am & 3.45pm. 20 (10) inc time missing (rare!). 21 (18). 22 (8) inc 12.15am. 24 (21) 12.15am to 9pm. Plus covers/cards (70) with wide range of times 12.30am-5.45pm & 2 sets of the 21 diff numbers. Almost all diff, minimal duplication inc early/late dates, slug insert variation & diff host stamps. Another amazing very rarely offered collection. See website for comp scans. (520 plus 70 cards). (P)
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603
Victoria Melbourne 1907-end 1912 Commonwealth style cds (single date line) coll'n Nos 1-23 (7, 13, 24 issued post state stamp era 1913 onwards) all diff Times collection 12.00am-9pm (35 diff recorded) with 1 (10 diff) inc 4.30, 9, 10am & 3, 3.15, 3.3pm. 2 (5). 3 (18) inc 11.30am, 12.45, 1, 1.30, 2, 2.30, 3.30, 3.45, 4.15, 5.15 & 9pm 4 (6) inc 12.15am. 5 (18) inc 11.15am (on 5/- QV) & 11.45am, 5.30 & 5.45pm. 6 (22) inc 9.30, 10, 11.30am & 12, 12.15, 1.45, 2.45 & 4.30pm. 8 (8) inc 7.30am. 9 (17) inc 12am, 9, 10, 11am & 12pm. 10 (21) inc 12.30, 10.15, 11.15am, 3.15, 3.45pm. 11 (18) inc 1, 2, 3, 4pm. 12 (9), 14 (10). 15A (13) & 15B (7). 16 (14) to 5.45pm. 17 (14) inc 12.30 & 12.45pm, 18 (22) inc 7.30, 10.45am, 12pm, 1.45, 2, 4.45 & 9pm. 19 (6). 20 (16) inc 10.45 & 11am. 21A (10) & 21B (15). 22 (6). 23 (11) inc 11.30am & 12.45pm. All diff. Plus cards (11), LATE FEE cds & selection of registered pmks. Very difficult assembly as by now nearly all letters posted at the GPO had machine cancels, consequently supplemented with 1913-14 Kangaroos, mostly 1st wmk inc 1d blks & multiples & vals to 1/-, with 100 'Times' in total Nos 1-24. (480 Vic, 150 Roos & 11 cards). (P)
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617
1855-1990s Collections/accumulations of Europe in 14 s/books & binders inc Romania from 1870s inc 1931 Scouts set. Turkey 1865-76 Star & Crescent to 5pi plus postage Dues. 1876 Surch set to 5p. 1876-90 Crescent to 2pi, 1892 Toughra to 5pi. 1914 Pics to 50pi. Good range of Italy & area inc Sardinia 1855-61 Embossed Kings to 80c. Italy 1862 Embossed King 20c & 40c. 1863 Kings to 2L. 1878 Surch to 10c. 1890 Valevole opt to 1L75. 1923 Fascist to 5L. Colonies inc Aegean Is, POs abroad & Trentino, plus Trieste & Venezia Guilia issues. San Marino inc 1877-90 Arms 5c & 10c M. 1952 Columbus to 5c. Bosnia 1879-1900 Arms to 25k. 1900-06 Arms to 5k. 1906 Emperor & Pictorial to 5kr inc 5kr perf & imperf. 1910 80th Birthday to 5kr. 1916 Emperor set to 10kr. Yugoslavia from 1921. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, tropicalisation in parts. SG cat £17,000+ = A$30,000+ (16,000).
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(€610)
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(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
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$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
624
1862-1970s Collection in thick s/book. Diverse countries inc Cuba from late 1870s-90s. Nicaragua from 1862 Volcano to 25c. Confederate States 1862-64 range inc Washington 20c, Davis 10c inc shades & types, Jackson 2c, Davis 5c inc printings, & Calhoun 1c unissued. Falklands Dep 1954-62 QEII Ship set to £1 M. Hawaii 1864-93 Portrait to 18c, 1893 Provisional Govt opt to 18c. 1894-98 Pic to 25c. Carpatho Ukraine 1945 Soviet Arms to 200r. Malta 1925 Typeset Postage Due set to 1/6. Bohemia & Moravia 1939 opt to 10K. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed condition. SG car £7400+ = A$13,000+. Interesting lot. (2300)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
628
1870-71 Unusual France material with 1870-71 German Occup of Alsace & Lorraine with 1c (6), 2c, 5c (UN & 2U), 10c (UN & 5U), 20c U & 25 U. Then forgeries of 1c (6), 2c (8), 4d (7), 5c (4), 10c (6), 20c (6, +1U) & 25c (3). Mostly F-VF UN, some U as noted. Plus Revenues (22) U. Total SG cat £1073 genuine, £22,400 forgeries. Also selection PO Training School opts (Yvert cat €360) 1911-23 annule opts 'Blanc' 1c (2), 2c (3), 3c, Sower 5c orange (2), 10c green, 15c green (2), 20c brown, 25c blue (2), & Merson 60c (2) M/MUH, plus Sower 5c orange pre-cancel & 35c violet, both with pmk. (100).
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
631
1870s-1990s Collections/accumulations in 17 s/books. SWA from 1923 inc 1927-43 Pictorials to 4d prs. Niger Coast 1894-98 QV to 1/-. Laos 1882-99 QV to 6d. Nigeria 1938-50 KGVI Pic vals to 5/-. BEA 1890 Light & Liberty to 1R. 1922-27 KGV to 3/-. 1935-37 KGV Pics to 5/-. 1938-52 KGVI Pics to 10/-. 1954-59 QEII Pics to £1. Ethiopia 1920s Pictorial & Portraits to 4M. Egypt from 1879-1900 Sphinx & Pyramid range. Rhodesia 1892 Arms to 10/- & 1896-97 Large Arms vals to 5/-. 1909 Rhodesia opt Arms to £1. 1910-13 Double Heads to 1/-. Southern Rhodesia 1924-29 KGV Admirals to 2/-, Cape 1860s-90s Hopes to 1/-. Natal 1902-10 KEVII to 5/-. Transvaal 1885 Arms to £5. 1900 VRI opts to 10/-. Sudan 1898-1921 Camel Post to 10pi. Basutoland 1953 QEII Pic set to 10/-. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, sltropicalisation in parts. SG cat £10,000+ = A$18,000+. (12,000).
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
660
9 Albums with varied range. Noted Australia 1937-73 inc KGVI Defs to £1 Robes, 1940 AIF set & useful QEII Commems. NZ 1970s-80s Collection plus extras. PNG 1952-91 inc pre-dec Pics to 10/-, modern sets MUH (FV 180 Kina). FDCs 1972-91 & others. Some mixed condition mainly VF. (2300)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
677
Australian Territories cover collection in 2 albums with AAT 1957-2003 inc pre-dec odds, 1971 Treaty set of 4 Base Cancels, 1972 Cook with Davis & Macquarie Is pmks, 1980s Ships, First Flight, Wildlife Base Cancel sets then through to late 1990s. Also Cocos Is 1963-2005 inc Australia 1966 Fish & Birds with Cocos cancels, Philatelic Exhibition covers inc stamps & 86 Adelaide with a mix of frankings & cachets. 1990 Auckland Exhibition cachet on 70c opt & M/Sheet covers with Special Cancels (2) plus many others inc Postal Stationery & 1974 Sydney Easter Show PO Commem envelopes. (235)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
A$
678
Austria: Collection 1850-2000 in 2 Davo albums (cost $500+), inc 1850 2k-9k, 1858 2k orange, 3k green, 1863 3k green, 15k brown, 1867 to 50k brown (2). 1883 to 50k, 1890 to 2g, 1899 to 4k, 1910 Birthday to 1k, 1918 Airs Surch on grey paper inc 2k on 3k perf 12½x11½, 1922-24 Airs, 1923 Charity, 1925 Airs part set, 1925 Defs inc 1s shade, 1928 Anniv, 1930 Anti TB, 1936 Ski set, Post war inc 1948 80th Anniv, 1949 POW Relief, 1950 Plebiscite, 1950-53 Bird Airs (ex 3s), also 10s Bird on cover to Australia & comprehensive later to 2000. Extensive BoB inc Newspapers 1858 1k dull purple, 1861 1k grey both UN, 1865 1k05 UN & FU. 1873 Telegraphs (Hungary) 5k to 2G opt SPECIMEN (8 values) UN. Imperial Journal 1858 1k, 2k UN. Military Posts Romania, Lombardy & Venezia 1850-64 inc 1850 5c UN, 10c, 15c, 20c, 45c (2) G/FU, 1858-62 2s, 5s, 10s, 15s. 1863-64 to 15s perf 10. POs in Turkey 1867 to 25s, 1880 to 5Pi, 1890-92 inc perf 11 2Pi (SG 35d), Bosnia Herzegovina inc 1895-99 ½k-25k, 1906 Pic G/FU. Some mixed condition but mostly F-VF U. Total cat value £10,000+ = A$18,000+ plus high cost of the albums. (1700 +5 M/S).
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
679
Austria: 1860-1966 ex dealer's stock inc 1850s imperf Arms (25) inc diff types, papers etc, 1858-59 Franz Josef (17) inc types, 1860 embossed (2-8 of ea), 1863 Arms (27), 1867 Franz Josef coarse print (18) to 25k, fine print (43) to 25k & 50k (2), 1883 Arms (54) to 25k (2), 1890 Heads (100), 1891 (23) later Heads (130), 1908 Anniv inc 5k MUH, then strong range to 1922 inc Musicians & Air sets, 1934 Regions set M, plus 35U, 1935 Airs to 5/- both M&U, to 1960 inc 1950 Birds with 3S (2U), 5S (3U), 10S (6U) etc. Postmark interest early. Some variable condition. Mostly F-VF U, with M/MUH later. Old Mi STC €7700 = A$12,500+, current catalogue higher. Plus covers, postal stationery etc. (40). (1450). (P)
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
680
Austria: 1850-2012 Collection in s/book inc 1850-54 Arms to 9Kr. 1860-61 Embossed Emperor to 15Kr. 1863-64 Embossed Arms to 15Kr. 1867-80 Emperor to 50Kr. 1916-19 Emperor Arms to 10Kr. 1918-19 Republic opt Arms to 10Kr. 1922 Musicians Fund set. 1923 Artists Fund set. 1933 Ski set. 1936 Ski set. 1947 Prisoner Fund set. 1948-52 Costumes to 10S. 1950-53 Air Bird set. 1955 10th Anniv set. BoB inc Postage Dues inc blks. Most diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £5300+ = A$9500+. (2000 & 7 M/S)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
688
Belgium: 1849-1940s ex dealer's stock inc 1849-61 imperf Kings (44), perfs (23) inc 1c green M, 1865 1Fr perf 14 (2), 1865 set to 1Fr, 1866 Arms set inc 5c M&U, 1869 set inc 1Fr M & 5Fr forgery, later Kings inc 1884 1Fr M & 2+ of most, 1893 tabs set U inc both 2Fr, plus 1Fr & 2Fr M, then very extensive range inc 1920s-30s TB sets, Railways, Dues plus lots of perfins (100), precancels (80). Plus some Belgian Congo & Rwanda- Urundi (200). Typical early condition, generally F-VF M/U. Old Mi STC €8800 = A$14,000, new catalogue surely higher (1400+) (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
696
British Caribbean: 1860-1950s Ex dealer's show stock in 2 binders. Antigua 1862-87 QV to 6d inc wmks & shades. Bahamas 1863-80 QV to 1/-. 1901-29 Staircase to 3/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Barbados 1920 Victory to 1/-, 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Leewards 1890 QV to 1/-. 1902 KEVI to 5/-. 1912-23 KGV to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. British Honduras 1865-84 QV to 1/-. 1932 Belize Relief opt set. 1935 Silver Jubilee set Virgin Is 1867-68 St Ursula 6d & 1/-. British Guiana 1862-71 Ship to 24c. 1876 Ship to 24c. 1889 Ship to 48c. 1898 Jubilee to 15c. Bermuda 1865-1900 QV to 6d. 1936 KGV Pic set to 1/6. Dominica 1923-33 KGV Badge to 3/-. Grenada 1861-73 QV Chalon 1d & 6d. 1888 '4d Postage' opt QV Chalon 2/-. Jamaica 1860 QV to 1/-. 1871-73 QV to 2/-. 1908 QV 2/-. 1865-74 QV 1d & Arms 3d, Postal Fiscals, postally U. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in parts. SG STC £4100+ = A$7300+ some years ago, current catalogue likely higher (350)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
710
British Commonwealth collections with Isle of Man 1958-80 (84 plus M/S) VF MUH cat £65. Nauru (240) to 1981 inc 1916 KGV opts (9) to 1/-, 1954 Pics to 5/- (2 sets) & 1978 Pic set to $5, nearly all MUH. Australia duplicates in s/book (100s) inc KGV (50) to 5d inc 2d wmk INV (10, cat $100), plus 1966-80 VFU collection on Seven Seas pgs. PNG 1966-82 decimal MUH Pic/Commem sets (235) inc 1966 Butterflies to $2 & 1969 Shells to $2, plus pre-decimals (170) inc 1958 Pics to 5/- Coffee (5) inc 1/7 Cattle F-VF U (retail $150), 1952 Defs 10/-, £1 M & 1963 QEII £1 MUH (4, retail $100). All fresh & clean. (100s)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
723
British Empire: 1852-1954 Selection of betters inc Ascension 1948 Silver Wedding set. St Helena 1948 Wedding set. 1938-44 KGVI Ship to 10/-. British Guiana 1875 Official opt Ship 2c. Bahamas 1859 QV Chalon 1d imperf. 1860-82 Chalon 1d, 4d & 6d perf. 1884-90 QV 5/- M. 1901-03 Queen Stairs 3/-. 1938 KGVI £1. Mauritius 1859-61 Britannia 6d. Dominica 1874-86 QV to 1/- plus bisects. Barbados 1852-55 Britannia on blued paper in red-brown & blue. East Africa 1904-07 KEVII 20R. Grenada from 1861 QV Chalons inc 1d & 6d. St Vincent from 1861. Virgin Islands 1866 St Ursula 6d & 1887 1/-. Hong Kong 1880 QV 5c on 18c M. Almost all diff, a few doubtful items. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. SG STC £13,000+ = A$23,000+. (110) (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
739
Bulgaria - Eastern Roumelia & South Bulgaria: 1880-85 Postcards. East Roumelia 1880 Circular Posthorn type 5pa, 10pa, 20pa, plus 5pa, 10pa & 20pa double reply cards. South Bulgaria 5pa, 10pa & 20pa, plus 5pa, 10pa & 20pa double reply cards, all with no frame around lion opt. Also 5pa, 10pa, 20pa, plus 5pa, 10pa & 20pa double cards with frame around lion opt. All diff. Mostly F-VF UN. Mi cat €1500+. Rarely seen material. (23) (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
745
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)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
753
Carton full of stamps 1 in envelopes, stockcards & s/books of Germany area. 1851-1980s starts with States inc Bavaria from 1860s Arms to 1920. Wurtemberg from 1851 Numerals. Thurn & Taxis 1859-67 range North & South Districts. Prussia from 1850s King. Heligoland 1868-90 QV & Arms inc perf & roulettes. Good coverage of Weimar Republic period 1919-32 inc special album for mint issues. 1919-23 Comp inc Inflation issues. Also Inflation issues 1922-23 in sheets & part sheets. Other Reich issues inc 1872-1900 inc Eagles to 2gr set. 1875 Arms Pfennig set & 1880 Pfennig set. 1899-1900 Reichpost to 2Mk. 3rd Reich inc 1936 Olympic M/S set of 2. 1933 Airs to 3Mk. 1937 Hitler M/S perf & imperf. Later issues inc West Berlin 1949 UPU to 1Mk. Also 1920 Plebiscites, 1945-46 Allied Occupation issues. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. (20,000+)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
759
Ceylon: 1872-1969 Mint Collection on album pgs from Portuguese PO archive UPU 'specimen' stamps collection, with 1872-98 QV to 36c. 1885 QV Surch 30c/36c & 15c/16c. 1886 QV Key-type 25c & 28c, 1890s-1940s empty (offered individually). Then 1949-69 appears largely comp inc 1950 Pic set to 1R, 1951-54 set to 10R plus 1958-62 Redrawn set to 10R. All diff. VF fresh M. SG cat £740+. (123).
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
777
Collection in 2 old-time albums mostly G-FU, inc British Commonwealth slightly battered Imperial album inc Great Britain 1840-1950s inc 1864-79 1d Plates (85), mostly diff, officials inc Govt Parcels opt 1887 to 1/-, Uniform Penny Postage Anniv envelope, Ceylon QV to KGVI inc 1857 ½d (space filler), 1935 Pics to 1R, India 1855 to KGVI inc some States, Hong Kong QV to KGV inc KEVII to 50c, KGV to $2, Malaya inc 1912-23 to $5. Also Foreign inc China, France, Italy & others. Condition mixed but many F-VF. Cat £4500+. (5000+)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
813
Egypt: 1867-1945 Collector's duplicates in s/book inc 1867 1st Sphinx & Pyramid (25), 1872 issue (55), 1879-90s large quantities, 1914 Pictorials 5-20+ of most values, 1921 mult wmk 5-10+ each, various Official opts, 1922 Crown opts, 1923 King to £1 5+ sets, almost all Commem sets up to 10+, 1926 Birthday (3), 1927 Kings inc 500m (M & 2 U, SG cat £110) & £1 (£100), 1932 50m/50Pi (40+ U), 1933 Airs up to 20+ some values, 1939-46 Kings U inc 50Pi (40+) & £1 (50+) etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £3000+ = A$5300. (3000)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
814
Egypt: 1867-1957 Accumulation in s/book inc 1867 Sphinx & Pyramid (10) to 2Pi, 1872-75 (27), then skips to 1923 £1 (20), 1925 Congress sets M & U, 1926 King's Birthday (7M/2U, SG cat £188), 1933 Trains set U, Air Congress set M (£90), to 1950s with many MUH blks of 4, 1952 opts postage set to £1 (£95), plus 9 more sets to 200m (£350), Air sets (8, £240), Official set, Dues (4 sets) then 1953 bar opts again 10 of most values & more to 1957, plus 1948 opt Palestine postage & Air sets & Express (2 ea MUH, £260+) & postage Dues (28 sets MUH, £380). Total cat £2000+.
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
815
Estonia: 1918-90s Collection in s/book inc 1918-19 1st issue set in Kopeks & Pennis. 1919-20 Pictorial set to 25Mk, imperf. 1921-22 Red Cross sets perf & imperf + blks. 1923-24 Map set 100Mk & 300Mk. 1923 '1923' opt Triangle Airs set prs plus 10Mk pr, perf. 1923 Charity opt Red Cross set perf & imperf. 1924-27 High Val set to 70Mk. 1930 Surch set to 3h on 300Mk. 1931 Red Cross set. 1938 & 1939 relief Fund M/Sheets. 1939 Parnu M/S. 1919 Tallinn 'East Post' opt Russian Arms to 50K inc 2K, 10K, 10K on 7K, 35K & 50K. 1941 Swastika set. Pernau 1941 opt Russia to 50K. Eesti Post inc 1991 Arms & Flag set. 1992 Bird bklt. Mist F-VF M/MUH/U, odd tropicalisation. SG cat £2000+ plus £9950 for 'Eesti Post' opts = A$21,500+. (760 + 21 M/S)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
816
Estonia: 1918-90s Mint collection in s/book. 1918-19 1st Issue 5k & 15k perf plus 35p brown pr & 35p grey imperf. 1922 Ship 15Mk perf, 1923-24 Map 100Mk & 300Mk, 1923 Air opt 10Mk on 5M, perf & 20Mk on 5Mk, perf & imperf. 1923 Charity opt Red Cross sets perf & imperf, plus imperf x perf. 1931 Red Cross set, 1938 Relief Fund M/S. 1934 Parnu M/S. Also 2013 EMS Catalogue in colour as new. Almost all VF fresh MUH, few MLH. SG cat £3800+ = A$6800+, Mi cat €6700+ = A$10,000+. (240 + 13 M/S) (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
817
Estonia: 1918-40 Specialised Used Collection in s/book. 1918-19 1st Issue set inc blks, shades & pmks. Noted in 15k perf & rouletted, 35p inc scarce grey shades, plus rouletted. 1919-20 Numeral & Pictorial to 25Mk imperf, plus 1922 15Mk & 25Mk perf. 1922-25 Def set to 20M, perf, 1923-24 Map set 100Mk & 300Mk. 1928-35 Lions Arms to 80s. 1921-22 Red Cross set perf & imperf plus 1926 Surch set perf. 1924-27 Pictorial set to 70Mk. 1922 War Fund set inc blks of 4. 1923 Air opt 10Mk-45Mk in imperf Tete-beche prs, plus 15Mk on 5Mk imperf Tete-beche pr. 1930 Surch set 1Kr-3Kr, 1924-25 Air Triangle set, perf & imperf. 1936-40 President Def set to 60c. Good coverage of Charities & Commems inc 1938 Society M/S, 1939 Parnu M/S plus 1938 & 1939 Charity M/S. Extras inc shades & pmks, so careful sorting will certainly reveal lots of better pmks. Mostly VFU, overall condition much above average with M/Sheets all superb. Mi cat €4600+, SG cat £4800+ = A$8600+. Excellent condition. (1200 + 4 M/S)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
824
Fiji: 1872-1970s collection. 1872 Surch 2c/1d & 12c/6d. 1875 2d on 6c/3d, 1876-77 VR opts to 6d, 1878-99 VR Monogram to 6d plus perfs. 1881-99 QV 1/- & 5/-, 1903-12 KEVII to 1/-. 1912-23 KGV to £1. 1935 Silver Jubilee set, 1938-55 KGVI Pic to 5/-. Then ranges of Def & Commems to 1970s inc blks. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition earlies. SG cat £2400+ = A$4300+. (575)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
829
Finland: 1860-71 Arms serpentine roulettes with 1860 10k (2). 1866-71 5p M & U, 8p, 20p (5 inc shades). G-FU, 1 M, with typical teeth. SG cat £3400+, Mi cat €3300+. Marked retail $2360. (17)
  A$230
(US$156)
(€140)
(£129)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
831
France: 1849-1927 Collection inc 1849-52 Ceres imperfs to 1Fr. 1852-53 President 25c. 1853-61 Emperor imperfs to 80c. 1870 Ceres imperf to 10c. 1876-1900 P&C to 5Fr inc 3c yellow M, plus 1c, 4c & 5c numbered gutter prs. 1900-25 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 5Fr. 1926-27 War Orphans to 5Fr+1Fr. 1922 War Orphans surch to 5Fr+1Fr. 1918 Red Cross 15c+5c M&U. 1923 Congress opt 1Fr M (SG cat £650). Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition in earlies as usual. SG cat £8800+ = A$15,000+. (159). (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
833
France: 1949 Stamp Centenary 'CITEX' M/Sheet of 10 stamps. Stamps VF MUH, mnr margin bends & margin aging. SG 1071b cat £1300 = A$2300.
  A$170
(US$116)
(€104)
(£95)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
834
France: Postal Stationery 1870s-1960s Mint collection in 2 albums appears basically near comp inc Postcards (144) inc formula types (8) - 1 with Ceres 15c affixed (Mi cat €400 for stamp alone), lots of double reply cards inc 1879 15+15c on green stock (€200), 1901 10+10c red (€70), 1920 20+20c brown (€85), 1925 Pasteur 60+60c (€200), 1926 Sower 30+30c (€120) & 1928 90+90c (€120), 1932 'Peace' 40+40c 1940 'Iris' 80+80c (€1600), 1942 Petain 80+80c white stock (€100), & Official 1.20+1.20 (€450). Single cards inc range of 1st types on diff colour stock & double replies, 1924 Olympics (€120), 1928 Berthelot (€225), 1932 'Peace' 90c (€125), 1935 View cards (13, €234), 1936 Views (12, €540), 1936-39 Commem cards (7, €150), 1940 Iris 90c Commercial on pink (€100), 1941-42 Petain 80c red on green (2) inc boxed opt (€195), 1940 Exhib types with pictures on reverse etc. Postcards alone Mi cat €4400, plus the 8 formula types. Then Lettercards (40, €1200), 1905 'Tax Reduite' types, Sower 25c opt 'ANNULE', 1938 65c Views (9, €270) inc 2 original packets Envelopes (64) inc P&C types (11), 1905 opts (17), Sower 5c opt 'ANNULE', 1926 Sower 30c blue (€120). Wrappers (22) inc 1939 Sower 20c & 30c (€295), Pneumatic types (9), 1939 Official 2Fr+2Fr double reply Lettersheet (€225) & even an 1810 Balloon Postcard fresh UN. Plus various stampless items (50) inc Official, Parcel Cards, Customs, Military, POW, Red Cross, Telegrams, Avis de Reception etc. Plus about 50 modern not catalogued. Virtually all diff, duplication mostly diff stocks, printings etc. Mostly F-VF. Mi cat €7400++ = A$11,500+. Fantastic collection. (380).
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
848
German States - Wurttemberg: 1916 Municipal Service 25th Anniv 2½pf-50pf in FULL SHEETS of 40 with full margins & printing order imprints! Superb fresh MUH. Mi D123-9 cat €2000 for singles, SG M202-8 cat £880 for M singles, should be at least double, £1760 MUH, plus huge premium for rare full sheets. (7 sheets of 40).
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
856
Germany: 1937-1945 Third Reich Occupations extensive & valuable 2 vol collection nicely written up, with Albania 1943 opts set to 3Fr, Bohemia & Moravia 1939 opt set plus collection of others inc Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Belgian Flemish Legion 1941 Soldiers Legion set of 4, 1943 Legion set of 6, French Volunteer Legion inc 1941 Polar Bear M/Sheet with Ceremuga photo cert, Channel Is inc Guernsey & Jersey, plus some on cover, 1941 GB bisects on postcards. Laibach inc 1944 Airs set of 7 plus 2L Express, Luxemburg 1940 opts set in blks of 4 1M/3MUH, Croatia inc 1941 opts SG 1-23, also the scarce 1941 Croatian Army opts SG 25a/25o with Zrinjscak photo cert, Estonia 1941 Arms thin paper set, thick paper set, Kotor 1944 1,50/55c violet, 1944 Yugo opt set of 4, Kurland 1945 Hitler Head opts set of 3, 1945 Fieldpost opt '12' perf 13½. German Occup of Montenegro inc 1944 Red Cross opts Occup of Poland with 1940 opts set inc Dues, Government in exile issues, Polish POW camp issues. Serbia Occup inc 1941 Air opt 'Serbia' & Air Surch opt sets 1941 Expo M/Sheet pr MUH, 1941 POW opt set of 4 with 'C' opt set facing left, ditto facing right, 1943 War Invalids M/S pr MLH/MUH, 1943 Postal Cent sheetlet MUH, Slovakia 1939 opts to 3k50 M/MLH, 1939-40 Dues to 20K UN, Romania inc 1941 Anti-Bolshevik set in blks of 4, Sudentenland 1931-37 issues with local opt 'Wir Sind Frei' various others. . Strong collection with scope for expansion. F-VF & clean. Conservative cat £4800++, plus €1400 converts as A$11,000++, plus extra for many unlisted items, covers etc (1270, 10 M/S, 19 covers/cards). (P)
  A$1400
(US$952)
(€854)
(£784)
  A$2400
(US$1632)
(€1464)
(£1344)
A$
863
Germany - West/Unified: 1946-mid 2009 in 5 massive Kabe hingeless albums which are all VF-as new. Starts with scattered Allied Zones inc 1948 Buildings set U plus extra perfs, then some U to 1954, comp U to 1959 inc Beethoven M/S MUH & U, then 1960 onwards both M & U to 2009. 1984-93 missing some sets, 1994-98 no stamps, 1999-2009 some extra MUH in place for U. Most Used CTO. Mi cat €8000 with FV of 1350DM + €850. Plus Berlin collection in KABE album 1961-87 about 70% MUH/30% U to 1982, then mostly 2 of all MUH. Mi cat another €1300 & FV another 300DM+. Total €10,000+ = A$16,300+, FV = A$2300. Replacement cost of the as new albums probably $2000+. Lovely collection well worth expansion. (600+)
  A$1700
(US$1156)
(€1037)
(£952)
  A$2200
(US$1496)
(€1342)
(£1232)
A$
864
Germany - West: 1949-90s collection in 5 big s/books inc 1949 Parliament set M&U 1940 Stamp Centenary set M&U. 1949 UPU 30pf. 1949 Relief Fund set M&U. 1950 Bach set M&U. 1951-51 Posthorn set to 90pf. 1951 700th Anniv set M&U. 1951 Stamp Exhib set M&U. 1951 Relief Fund set M&U. 1952 Relief Fund set M&U. 1953 Relief Fund set. 1954-60 President set to 3Mk plus bklt panes. Then good coverage to 1990 inc M/S & bklts. Also 1990s Unified issues. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, some tropicalisation in parts. SG cat £13,000+ = A$23,000+. (9000, 70 M/S).
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
865
Germany - West/Unified: 1952-99 Collection -a bit patchy early, then 99% comp from 1954 U with odd MUH set in place of U & all M/S plus from 1995-99 lots of extra MUH & a small album 1972-74 MUH, inc some Berlin & 1980s U sorted into envelopes. VF MUH/M/U. Mi cat €3400 = A$5500+ inc about 400DM FV of MUH. (2300)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
866
Germany - West: 1960s-90s collection/accumulation on 70 as new hagners inc long Def sets of 1961, 1964, 1970, 1975, 1977 & 1987 (SG cat £230) -odd value missing, plus masses of commems with good thematics. Almost all VF M/MUH, with some FU. SG est cat £1500+. High FV & original cost. (1750).
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
895
Great Britain - Circular Delivery Companies: Collection 1815-68 with all towns present inc Aberdeen, Clark & Co, Dundee 1867 set ¼d & ½d (SG cat £300), Edinburgh & Leith range inc Parcel stamp (3d) (£275), Glasgow set perf & imperf, Liverpool, London perf & imperf, Metropolitan, London & districts perf set. National 3 diff colours. Also 1868 Delivery company range of issues from diff towns ¼-1d with cnr letters. Reference range of forgeries plus setenant strips & blks. All diff inc multiples. Mostly F-VF UN/M, few flts. SG cat of originals £1950+ = A$3600+ plus forgeries not counted. Useful collection of these classic period issues. (235).
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
916
Indian States - Chamba: 1887-1947 collection inc 1887-95 QV opt to 5R plus Service opts to 1R. 1903-05 KEVII opt set to 1R plus Service opt set to 1R. 1927-37 KGV Nasik opts to 1R. 1938 KGVI Pic opts to 15R. 1942-47 CHAMBA opt KGVI set to 25R. 1938-40 Chamba State Service opts to 10R. 1940-43 Chamba Service opt KGVI to 10R. F-VF M/U. SG cat £2300+ = A$4000+. (150) (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
918
Indian States - Faridkot & Nabha: 1885-1940s collection on leaves inc Faridkot 1886 QV set to both 1R inc shades. Officials 1886 to 1R cat £650+. Nabha inc 1885 QV 1a & 2a, 1885 red opt inc 4a, 1885-97 black opt to both 1R. 1903-09 KEVII to 1R inc shades, 1913 KGV to 1R. 1927-36 to 5R. 1938 KGVI to 10R. 1940-43 to 12a. Officials inc 1885 to 1R green & carmine, black opt 1903-06 to 1R. 1940-43 KGVI to 5R. Mostly F-VF M/MLH, some U. SG cat £2380 = A$4300. (P)
  A$550
(US$374)
(€336)
(£308)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
931
Italy: 1861-1951 dealer's Mint stock of better singles & sets inc Neapolitan Provinces ½g, 5g red & 20g (2) -total SG £1635, Italy 1862 40c (£375), 1863 Kings 5c (3), 10c (3), 15c (2) & 40c (2) inc shades & printings (£38,000), 1865 20c/15c (£900), 1867 20c blue (£900), 1867 20c blue (£900), surch Officials (11, £3000), 1879 Kings 10c (2), 20c (4), 25c (3) & 30c (total £6440), 1889 1c & 45c (£2500), 1891 5c (£750), 1890 Valevole opts (4 sets, £800), 1910 Garibaldi 2nd set (£490), 1923 Black Shirts (3 sets, £330), 1924 opt Trade set (£150), 1925-27 King set, 1928 Filiberto set, 1930 Virgil set (£275), 1932 Dante set (£190), 1934 Medal set (no Express), 1936 Horace set (£180), 1937 Augustus set (£225), 1945 long Def set (£1200), 1950 Workers set (£300), Radio (2 sets, £800), etc. Mostly F-VF M/MLH, some UN or flts in early. Marked retail $28,000+. SG cat £60,000+ = A$110,000! Valuable lot. (280) (P)
  A$3800
(US$2584)
(€2318)
(£2128)
  A$5000
(US$3400)
(€3050)
(£2800)
A$
933
Italy: 1862-1945 Mint collection in Bolaffi hingeless album inc 1862 King embossed 20c & 80c. 1863-65 King 2L. 1890 Valevole opt Parcel Stamps vals to 1L75. 1910 Garibaldi set plus Plebiscite set. 1911 50th Anniv set. 1912 Campanile set. 1915-16 Red Cross set. 1922 Trieste Congress opt set to 40c. 1921 Victory set. 1922 Mazzini set. 1923 Propagation of Faith set. 1923 Fascist set to 5L. 1923 Black Shirt Fund set. 1923 Mazola 10c-1L. 1928 National Defence set. 1928 Filberto vals to 20L. 1929-42 Def set to 50L. 1929 Montecassino set to 10L. 1930 Virgil set plus Airmails. 1931 St Anthony set. 1932 Garibaldi set plus Airmails.1934 Football set plus Airmails. 1934 Military set plus Airmails. 1935 Bellini set plus Airmails. 1936 2000th Anniv set. 1937 Child set plus Airmails. 1937 Augustus set plus Airmails. Italian Socialist Republic 1944 opt Parcel Post set to 20L in setenant prs. 1944 Postage Due opt set to 20L Airmail 1933 Zeppelin set to 20L. 1933 Triptych set opt Napo plus 5L25 for Apporecchio. 1934 Rome-Mogadiscio set plus Official opt 10L MUUH (£1100++). Express 1922 1L20. Parcel Post 1914-22 setenant pr vals to 20L. All diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £10,000+ = A$18,000+ for M plus large premium for the many MUH. Sass cat €17,000+ = A$26,000. Valuable collection. (520). (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
936
Italian Colonies - Aegean Is: 1912-43 Mint priced range inc 1912-21 island opts short sets of 9 for Calimno, Caso, Cos & Karki (SG cat £480), plus 20c no wmk for Nisiros, Rodi & Scarpanto (£580), 1932 opt Garibaldi sets for Calino, Carchi, Caso & Coo- (£900), 1930 Caso opt Ferrucci set of 5, 1934 Balbo Flight triplets set (£190) & 1943 Relief opt express pr (£175). F-VF mostly fresh M/MLH. SG cat £2350. Marked retail $1930. (92)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
943
Italy - States: 1820s-1870s ex dealer's stock in binder inc Papal States 1852 1b-8b, 1867 10c & 40c, 1868 perfs to 80c, Modena 1852 5c & 15c, Parma 1852 15c, Sicily 2g & 10g, Tuscany 1851 4c & 1860 10c & 20c, Sardinia (29) inc 1862 5c, 10c, 20c, 40c & 80c inc extra shades of all etc. Plus pre-stamp folded letters etc (&) with various postal markings, pmks etc, 1859 Papal States 3b on letter, some Italy inc early Postcards (4) & covers (23) 1860s-1990s. Some earlies mixed condition, generally G-VF, cover mostly F-VF. Old Mi STC €2600=$4250 with current catalogue much higher. (77 stamps, 35 covers/cards).
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
A$
946
Italy - Papal States: 1853-68 Folded letters/wrappers with 1b green with barred pmk, another (reduced) with '2 FEB 53' cds both with papal cachets, 1864 printed lettersheet with 2b greenish-white with barred pmk, 'Roma 28 LUG 64' cds -b/s 'Narni' & 'Scheggia'. 1855 8b with 'Roma 21 LUG 55' cds -curved 'Modena 23 LUG 55' blue b/s. 1868 10c vermilion perf with 'Roma 1 DEC 68' cds -b/s Viterbo & 'Tosc'?. SG 9, 13, 26 & 46 cat £328+ as loose stamps. Sass 2, 3A, 9 & 26 cat €715 on cover as cheapest. (5)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
948
Italy - Parma: 1859 Shield 5c green, 6c on rose, 9c on blue, 10c brown, 20c blue, 40c red & 80c yellow, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries in comp sheets of 25. 'VFU' with various dotted 'pmks'. SG ex 27-36 (6c & 9c unlisted) would cat £230,000+ if genuine. Great reference items! (7 sheets = 175 stamps)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
953
Japan: Mint collection 1896-1969 in album, inc 1896 Wedding set, 1900 Wedding 3s both perfs, 1915 Coronation set, 1921 Warship set (SG £110), 1923 Taiwan set, 1925 Wedding set, 1927 Anniv set (£200), 1936 Manchukuo Emperor set, 1936-41 National Parks sets, plus 1939 & '41 M/Sheets. 1946 75th Anniv M/S (£170). 1949 Postal Week M/S (£140). 1950 50Y M/S (£300). Good coverage of 1950s-60s commems. All diff. Almost all VFM, almost all fresh. SG cat £5200+ = A$9300+. Nice collection. (530, 14 M/S)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
968
Lithuania: 1918-90s Collection in 2 s/books inc 1918 Type-set 10s. 1919 Type-set to 60s inc printings with 3rd issue set to 60s. 1919 Arms to 5a. 1920 2nd Anniv to 5a. 1920 Assembly set to 5a. 1921-22 Pictorial to 100a. 1921 Air set. 1922 Recognition set to 10a. 1922 Surch to 2L. 1923-25 Pic to 5L. 1923 Memel set to 5L. 1924 War Fund to 1L. 1932 Orphans Fund set plus Airs. 1932 15th Anniv set plus Airs inc imperf blks of 4. 1933 50th Anniv set. 1933 Child Fund set plus Airs & imperfs. 1934-35 Pictorial set to 10L. 1939 Basketball set. German Occup 1941 opt Russia to 60k. Central Lithuania largely comp 1920-22. 1990 Def issue inc set in sheetlets. Also 1990-92 postcards & covers inc FDC. Most F-VF M/MUH/U, some odd tropicalisation in parts. SG cat £4400+ = A$8000+. (1400 + 48 cvrs)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
970
Luxembourg: 1852-1946 Ex dealer's stock in binder. 1852-58 Grand Duke 10c. 1865-75 Arms to 40c roul in colour. 1874-80 Arms to 1Fr, perf plus 1Fr on 3½c opt Official roul, & 1878-80 Official opt to 12½c, perf. 1882-84 Peace & Commerce to 5Fr. 1906-19 Duke set to 5Fr M plus Surch. 1914-21 Duchess to 5Fr. 1921-34 Castle to 5Fr. 1923-34 10Fr black. Useful 1920s Charity sets. 1931-33 Air set to 3Fr & 1946 set to 50Fr. Most G-VF M/U, some mixed condition in earlies. Old Mi STC €2650+ = A$3950+, current edition sure to be higher. (650)
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
973
Major varieties collection: 1960s-2000s, mainly British Cwlth. Plenty better inc Australia Flowers coil 7c missing green & buff (SG cat £80), Botswana 1981 Cattle 30t & 45t imperf prs with shifted printing (retail $100), Belize 1974 Fish 4c imperf. Cook Is 1963 Pictorials proofs to 2/- inc imperf prs & blks (retail $1000+). Falklands (Westpoint) Tiger Woods sheetlet. Malaysia 1976 Butterfly 15c imperf proof blk of 4 (retail $150). Excellent range of Lundy 1982 Bird set to 23p inc imperfs in blks of 6, misperfs, blks of 6 (Labbe cat $1400+, retail $900+). Good selection of West Indies 1986 Duke of York Wedding inc imperf blks ($750), Nevis 1985 Birds set imperf prs. St Vincent 1987 Motor Cent $5 value at right instead of left ($120). Virgin Islands 1985 Bird set imperf prs ($100). St Vincent 1987 QEII 40th Wedding Anniv set, error centres inverted inc blks of 4 ($2900). Tuvalu 1988 Bird set to $5 inc imperf prs & gutter blks of 4 ($900). Zambia 1989 Frog 2.85K & Bat 2.85K both R marginal blks of 4, error double printing & 1988 UNICEF set marginal imperf blks of 4 ($350). Also range of 1997 Diana full sheets inc Bahamas, Caymans, Kiribati, St Kitts, Solomons, Tokelau & Vanuatu ($400). Almost all VF fresh MUH. Total retail $7500+ (770, plus 10 sheets & M/S)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
982
Mauritius: 1858-93 On postal auction cards with cat number, value & reserve marked, with Britannia imperfs SG 30-31 M, 32-34 U, then QV inc SG 46, 48 (2), 51, 56, 56w, 57-63, 65, 68-70 (2 ea), 76-7, 79-81, 83, 85, 87, 88, 90, 92-4, 96-7, 99, 101-11, 115, 118, 120-21, 123-4. Mostly G-VF M/U, possible pmk interest. Marked SG cat £2100 = A$3890, marked reserves $730. (115)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
984
Mexico: 1875 Porte De Mar 2c-100c 6 values in sheets of 25, early 1890s Spiro forgeries with various dotted 'pmks'. Stamps mostly 'VFU'. SG ex M123-39 cat £7075 for genuine. (6 sheets)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
992
Nauru: 1916-98 near comp collection in Seven Seas hingeless slipcase album with pgs to end 2006 (retail $400) with 1916 KGV opts to 1/- mixed M/MUH, Seahorses 2/6 MUH & 10/- M, both sun-tanned gum. 1924 Ships to 10/- FU. Then appears comp to end 1998 (FV $230) inc 1935 KGV SJ. All def/Pic sets to 1991 Flowers & 25 diff M/Sheets. Decimals mostly fresh MUH. (Few 100)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
995
Netherlands: 1852-2009 Collection in s/book inc 1852-63 King imperf 5c. 1864 King perf 10c & 15c. 1867-69 King 50c. 1891-98 Princess to 1G. 1899-1923 Queen to 2½G. 1906 TB set. 1923 Centenary to 50c. 1923 Culture Fund set. 1924-27 Child Fund sets. 1928 Olympics set. Good coverage of 1930s Child Fund sets. 1949 Queen to 10G. 1953 Queen Defs to 10G. Good coverage of 1950s-70s Commems. All diff. F-VF M/MUH/U, post 1960 being largely MUH with odd U. SG cat £3800+ = A$6800+. (1500)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
1003
New Guinea - German: 1898-1900 Postcards inc 1901 precursor usage Germany 5pf with 'Matupi 23 1 01' cds, opt 5pf 'Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen 28 11 00' cds, opt 10pf 'Herbertshohe 4 5 07' cds & double reply 'Matupi 1 4 01' cds, Yacht 5pf 'Matupi 1 6 01' cds, plus Marianas Yacht 5pf 'Herbertshohe 9 11 02'? cds -reverse with woodblock? picture of bridge in Saipan. Mostly VF. Mi cat €385+. Useful group. (6). (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
1009
New Zealand 1855-1995 Collection in Davo album with 1855 QV Chalons imperf 2d (2) inc blued paper & 6d brown, SG cat £780. 1862-72 QV Chalons (9) to 1/- with 6d brown UN (SG 122 cat £325), 1d orange, 1d brown, 2d blue (2), 3d lilac, 6d blue (2) & 1/- green G-FU (£420). 1892 QV set of 10 to 1/- (£120). 1898-1908 Pics (30) to 2/- (£500) plus 5/- F/C (2). 1906 Christchurch Exhib set (£375), 1909 KEVII to 1/- plus Exhib opt ½d, 1d, 3d (£230). 1915 KGV Engraved set of 15 to 1/- (£225) 1919 Victory set U & 1925 Dunedin UN (£100). 1926 Admirals 2/- & 3/- (£230). Healths appear comp (£270) inc 1931 Smiling Boys 1d, 2d. 1953 QEII set to 10/-, 1960 Pics to £1 & 1967 Pics comp to both $2 Geyser (£80). Good BoB with Airmail 1931-35 set of 8 to 7d Faith in Australia (£115), M/Sheets (55) inc pre-dec, Healths. Officials near comp (75) to 5/- (£330) inc 1907 Pics to 1/-, KEVII to 8d KGV to 1/-, 1940 Pics, KGVI to 2/- & QEII to 3/-. 1903 6d Express, 1891-1969 Lighthouses (30), Postage Dues (12) to 4d bi-colour & Arms Postal Fiscals (18) to £2 postally U (£400) inc 9/-, 15/-, 30/- & 5/6. Neat virtually comp collection G-F/VFU. SG cat £4550 = A$8000. (1370, 55 M/S).
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1011
New Zealand: 1860s-1990s in battered Dealer's 64 page s/book Used inc QV Chalons perf 1d, 3d (2) & 6d (NZ cat $230), later QV to 1/- ($700), Pictorials to 1/- ($950), KEVII-KGV ($900), 1920 Victory set ($170), KGV Admiral 2/- (4) & 3/- ($560), 1935 Defs (3+ sets, $150), KGVI (20+ sets, $300) -only 10 of 1½d brown. 1940 Centenary (3+ sets, $200+), 1953 QEII set to 10/-, 1960 Pic Defs to £1 (8+ sets, $500+), 1967 to $1, new value to $2 Multi (5+ sets, $200+), 1970 Defs to $2 (5+ sets, $70+), 1975-81 Defs to $5, 1985-89 Birds to $10 -all high values 10 ea, plus all the other commems etc in similar quantities. Also Healths inc 1931 Blue Boy, Lighthouse, Arms postally U 15 diff to £1, Postage Dues, tall QV Officials 2/- (12) & 5/- (4) etc. Fair to mostly F-VF U, mostly 5 or more of each. NZ cat/retail $12,000. (1000s)
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1061
Poland: 1919-63 MUH selection inc 1919 Gniezno opts on Germania 5 on 2pf & 10 on 7½pf (SG cat £925), plus 5 on 2pf INVERTED opt (cat £31,000) but no certs. Scarcer late 1920s inc 1927 Moscicki 20gr & Slowacki 20gr, 1932 Arms set to 60gr, 1938 Independence set to 3zl, various post war inc 1945 Postal Workers IMPERF (Mi cat €75), 1945 Westerplatte IMPERF (€100), 1948 Centaur IMPERF blk of 4 (€1000), 1950 GROSZY opt ranges (€105). Then good group of M/Sheets inc 1938 Independence, 1939 Polish Legion, 1951 Stamp Day CTO, 1960 Stamp Anniv set of 5 ea inc M/S of 4 (SG cat £1000) etc. SG cat £31,925 for 1919 plus £133 for 1923-39 as M, so should be double, £266 MUH, plus £1200 for 1945-63, plus Mi cat €1175 for imperfs. Very interesting lot. (96 + 9 M/S)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
1076
Portuguese India: 1877-1903 Classic Collection inc 1877 Crown to 300R. 1880-81 New Colours to 50R. 1881 Surch Crown from 1½ on 5R to 8T on 300T. 1882 Crown New Currency set to 8T, no pearl & to 6R. 1886 Embossed to 8t. 1895-96 Figures to 8t. 1898 Da Gama set to 8t. 1898-1903 Carlos to 2R plus New Colours. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2350+ = A$4200+ & much under-catalogued. Very rarely offered area! (106). (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1087
St Kitts-Nevis 1961 Stamp Centenary set 2c-24c comp sheets of 50 with full margins, imprint & plate numbers. VF MUH. SG 123-6 cat £75+ as singles. Scarce as comp sheets. (4 sheets, 200 stamps)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
1099
Solomon Islands 1916-79 Postal History Official stampless covers inc 1916 (2) with boxed crown 'British Solomon Islands Tulagi Paid' cachet -1 with Tulagi cds & both to Sydney, then similar smaller boxed cachet for 'Auki' with 'Auki' 1961 cds from 'Cocoa Officer Malaita West', plus another registered 1963 similar for 'Mundi' with 'Gizo' 1958 cds, Honiara (2) 1946 or 1947 red, Tulagai 1937 (2) in reg. Then w/o 'Paid' h/s inc 1959 Telegram envelope, 1928 with 'Vanikoro' cds, 1967 'Money Order Accounts Section Honiara' cds, 2 more boxed Paid h/s for 1979 'Auki' & 1978 'Munda' & finally reg receipts with cds 'Gizo' 1951, 'Munda' 1923 & 1947. F-VF. Fantastic lot. (18).
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
1116
Switzerland: 1854-2006 Collection in s/book inc 1854-62 Strubelli to 40R. 1862-81 Sitting Helvetia to 1Fr. 1882-1908 Standing Helvetia to 3Fr. 1907 Sitting Helvetia to 3Fr. 1914-18 High val Pic to 10Fr. 1923-40 Air to 2Fr. Useful coverage of 1920s Pro Juventute sets. 1945 Peace to 10Fr. Good coverage of 1960s-90s Commems M/S inc 1943 Geneva Exhib. 1943 Centenary, 1936 Pro Patria, 1955 Lausanne Exhib & 1948 Basel Exhib. All diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £4900+ = A$8800+. Nice collection. (1600 + 11 M/S) (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1117
Switzerland: Collection 1880s-1990s in 5 s/books inc 1923 Airmails to 2Fr. Useful Pro Juventutes inc 1916 M (SG cat £45). Pro Patria 1952-76 mostly comp to 1974. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £1600+. (1200).
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
1127
USA: 1847-1981 High cat value collection in 3 white Ace illustrated albums with 1847 5c Franklin (SG 1 cat £550). 1851 imperfs 1c (2) & 3c (3, cat £260). 1857 1st perfs 1c (2) & 12c Washington (£400). 1861 2nd Presidential Series (34), various printings G-FU inc mixed grills with 1c (2), 2c (3). Plus UN (£350). 5c (4), 10c (4), 12c (3), 15c (3), 24c (3) & 30c (3), basically 3 comp FU sets (£3750). 1869 Pics set to 30c Eagle (£2230) plus extra 2c UN (£650) & 3c (3), 6c, 12c & 15c U (£700). 1870-90 Presidents (75) inc 90c red (3), 30c brown (2), 30c black (3), 12c purple (2) & 7c red (2), all G-FU. SG cat £2400. 1873 Departmentals (60) inc Agriculture 6c & 15c UN (£675). Executive 10c carmine (bold cancel, £650). Interior Dept set to 90c (£250). Justice 3c & 6c (£80). Navy (9) to 30c (£1100) inc 7c & 12c M (£80). POs (7) to 90c (£115). Treasury to 30c U (£200) & 90c UN (£400). War Dept to 24c (ex 7c) M (£160) plus some Specimen opts. 1893 Columbian to $2 (£2000). 1890 Presidents set to 90c Perry (£250). 1894 Triangles to 50c (2 sets, £330) plus $1 UN (thin, £1300) & $2 fresh UN (£2250). 1901 Pan-American set UN (£450). 1902 Presidents to $1 U & $2, $5 M (£600). 1904 Louisiana to 10c M (£300). 1908 Presidents (9) to $1 M (£730). 1912 Parcel Post to $1 U (£175). 1912-18 Presidential Study inc Coils, imperfs & to $5 bicolour (£550). 1918 & 23 Airmail sets of 3 M (£480). 1922 to $5 America M (£300). 1929 Nebraska & Kansas opt sets to 10c F-VFM (£600). 1933 Zeppelin 50c (£100) plus 100s more Pics & Commems to 1981, Newspapers (15) inc 1865 25c red (£275) & 1895 (8) to $100 UN (£350). Very extensive. Sl mixed G-VF M/U to 1930s. SG cat to 1940 £26,300 = A$46,000. (1950). (P)
  A$4000
(US$2720)
(€2440)
(£2240)
  A$6000
(US$4080)
(€3660)
(£3360)
A$
1133
USA: 1860s-1930s Lightly duplicated collection in white Ace loose leaf album pgs with 1869 Pics 3c Locomotives (6, SG cat £108) & 2c brown (£90). 1893 Columbian 1c (2), 2c, 3c, 5c, 6c (2) M/UN (cat £360) & U 10c (11), 8c (3), 6c (2), 5c (4), 4c (6) & 3c (6) cat £315. 1898 Trans-Mississippi 5c (4) & 4c (4), £190. 1901 Pan-American sets (2, £230), plus extra 5c (3) & 10c (2), £110. 1902 Washington 2c (6 inc blk of 4) & Franklin 1c, all IMPERF, large margins VF UN (cat £140) & 1c green blk of 9, fresh MUH (SG 306 cat £120 x 2, £240). 1907 Jamestown sets U (3, £105) & 1904 St Louis sets U (2, £160) & extra 5c IMPERF (£95). 1913 Panama Expo sets (7, £210). 1912 Washington 1c green (5) & 2c red (9) all IMPERF (£80). 1918 Washington perfs (24) to 3c wide range of shades, F_VFM inc imperf 1c (2) & 2c (4) cat £90. 1919 Rotary Press Washington 3c violet pr MUH (SH 550, cat £100). 1919 2c Harding IMPERF blk of 9 (£60). 1932 Washington 3c violet Booklet Panes (4, £180). 1938 Presidential Series set to $5 MUH (£150) plus 8 assorted Booklet Panes (£50). Airmails (41) to mid 1940s (£1220) inc 1918 to 24c bi-colour (2 sets, M, £540), 1923 to 24c red (2 sets, £400) & 1933 Zeppelin 50c (2, £200). Neat collection, usual variable G-VF M/MUH. Total SG cat £4400 = A$6200. (1050) (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1140
USA - Hawaii: 1861-99 Collection inc 1868 King 5c blue imprint plus 5c & 13c opt SPECIMEN. 1861-63 2c plus 2c opt SPECIMEN. 1864-66 Portrait set to 18c. 1875-86 Royal Portrait 1c-50c. 1890-91 Queen 2c. 1893 Provisional Govt opt set to $1. 1894 Portrait set to 25c. 1899 New Colours set. 1896 Official 2c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. Sc cat US$2000+, SG cat £2300+ = A$4000+. (55)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
1141
Varied collection inc Australia PO Pack selection, 2010 Great Australian Railway Journeys Gold Foil stamp Ltd Ed coll'n (2), Cocos Is 1963-90s coll'n largely MUH (FV $170+), Great Britain PO packs FV £25, few others, largely VF. (230+, 11 M/S).
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
1143
Vatican: Quality Collection 1929-95 in Scott album. 1929 Arms & Pope set to 10L (SG cat £110), 1933 Pictorial set to 20L (£160), 1935 Congress set (£225), 1936 Exhib set to 5L (£120), 1938 Archaeology set (£80), 1939 opt set (£60), 1949 Pictorial set to 100L (£90), plus Express (£89), 1951 Pope set (£50), 1951 Anniv set (£70), 1952 Cent M/S (£400), 1953 Lombard 100L (£65). From 1955-on appears comp inc 200+ sets & 10 M/S. Also 12+ FDCs, BOB inc semi-postals, 1933 Holy Year set (£70). Good Airmails inc 1948 250L & 500L M (£950), 1949 set (£230), 1951 Gratian set (£485), 1953 Dome set (£180). Later Arms again appear comp, Postage Dues inc 1931 opt set (£85), Parcel Post 1931 opt set to 10L (£50). Extras crammed in of most inc M & U. All appears VF M/MUH, after 1955 almost all MUH, plus odd VFU extras. SG cat £6600+. Great collection. (2600 + 15 M/S) (P)
  A$1100
(US$748)
(€671)
(£616)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
1146
Venezuela: 1859-1902 Classic collection inc 1859-62 Arms set to 2R plus 1R on coloured paper. 1862 Newspaper Arms to 1c. 1863-65 Eagle Federation to 2R plus ½R redrawn, 1866-68 Square Arms to 2R. 1871-78 Bolivar to 20R. 1873-77 Arms opt to 2R. 1879 Bolivar to 5V, imperf. 1880 Bolivar Foreign Mail set to 1B. 1882-88 Bolivar Inland Mail to 20B. 1882 to 1B. 1887-88 Roul to 50c. 1892 Circular h/s to 1B/50c, both sets. 1893 Arms opt set to 20B plus 2nd set to 1B. 1893 Bolivar to 20B & 1893 2nd set to 1B. 1893 Columbus 25c. 1896 Map set to 1B. 1899-1902 to 1B. 1890 Official set to 1B. 1899 Registration 25c plus 1900 opt registration 25c. 1899 Official Surch set to 1B, plus 25c on 50c horiz pr error opt INVERTED. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £2300+ = A$4100+. (138) (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
1187
Phonecards: Diverse accumulation in 2 albums, 3 plastic bags & small box inc 'Card Call' UN (135) in original cellophane packets (FV $2300+) with to $40. Then another 1600 mostly Australian but sighted Fiji, NZ, GB, Asia & Europe. Duplication throughout. Mostly F-VF U with approx $100 FV amongst the Telecom Telstra soft plastics. Also some assorted contemporary literature/catalogues. (1740)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
1208
WWI Collection in contemporary 'Daily Mail Official War Post-card' album with around 40 British cards with various Battlefield scenes inc 8 in full colour, plus patriotic Romance (6) & British Military Garrisons (23) with Tidworth (8), Salisbury (15). French cards (45) inc Escorting German Prisoners, Field Artillery, Trenches, battle damage & War Zones. Also extras in Cairo Views, Heliopolis, Belgium War Invalids Charity cards (8) & Australian 1930s War Memorial photographic cards (6). Some adhering to the pages, o/w mostly F-VF. (165)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
1218
Combination covers: 1913 (6 Feb) with Victoria ½d bantam at Melb, (10 Mar). 1d pr (1 damaged) used with NSW ½d from Wollomombi to France, (23 Aug) 2d grey rounded cnr, used with SA ½d from Eudunda. (3 covers) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
1235
6d Blue CA monogram single, perf small OS. VF fresh M. SG O23(var), ACSC 17bc(2)za cat $6750+. Extremely rare combination & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
  A$5000
(US$3400)
(€3050)
(£2800)
A$
1238
6d Blue, WATERMARK INVERTED, perf small OS, variety 'retouched 2nd E of PENCE'. F-VF UN. SG 9a/9w/O23w(var). ACSC 17a/bc/(1)j footnote cat $12,000 for this variety wmk inverted as normal, & other footnote specifies perf OS varieties at +50% which would make it $18,000. The only example recorded & believed unique. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$6000
(US$4080)
(€3660)
(£3360)
  A$10000
(US$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
A$
1383
6d Chestnut Ash imprint blk of 4 plate 3 'N over N'. VF fresh 2M/2MUH. SG 73(var). ACSC 23(3)z cat $550. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
1416
1d Red variety Collection (156) with single-line perf (6, cat $90) wmk INV (13, $195). Die II (6, $120) sub-cliche Die I & Die II ($250). Left plate varieties (31, cat $2300) with 9 diff inc 'saddle on emu' (6), 'penavy' (4 inc OS, 2), 'line under RVT' (6 inc OS) & 'thin G' (6 inc OS). Right plate varieties (90) with 24 diff ACSC listed types (cat $2900) inc 'damaged LR frame' (3), 'dot before 1' (6), 'thin FL' (4), 'secret mark' (4), 'distorted ONE PENNY' (5), 'thin ONE PENNY' (5), 'scratch behind roo' (8), 'N-Y joined' (cat $250), 'cnr dot' (6), 'roo's tongue out' (2) & 'RUN n' (6). Unchecked for shades with rough papers sighted & possible brick or pink/salmon. Also 'tin shed' errors (2) & Harrison print LM wmk colours (6). G-FU. Total ACSC cat $6000. (156) (P)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1425
1½d Red Single wmk specialised collection in loose leaf album with shades inc rose-red rough prints (2), ACSC listed varieties inc 'Retouched UL frame' (15L19), 3, cat $75. 'Gash in left frame' (17R43), 'Cut in lower frame' (16L1), 'Worn/missing crown tops' (8 various), HALE-PENCE variety in pr with normal FM (cat $50) & Thin RAL retouch FU (22L28). 'Dark Band' through stamp study (electro 23) inc L2/8, vert pr & L8/14, in blk of 4, plus 2 singles, ACSC cat $150, scratched cliche LR (27 L42), curved white flaw in RVT (22 L6) x2 cat $50, other plate flaws. Mostly F-VF U on annotated pages. ACSC cat $425 for mentioned varieties. Total much higher. (205)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
1461
1d Rosine rough paper (G68) 'PENAVY' variety (pos 111/23). FM, rev adhesions, appears as partial offset, minor gum bend. 2018 ACSC 72I(2)d cat $1500. 2009 Drury photo cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
1468
1d Carmine-red (G73) rough paper lower marginal blk of 4 with Jubilee line & vert wmk line at right. UL stamp variety 'shallow dent in UR frame (pos III/53). VF fresh 2M/2MUH. 2018 ACSC 72P(2)var cat $230 as 4 individual stamps. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
A$
1494
1½d Green horiz pr on plain unaddressed FDC with 'Parkville VIC 7 MR 23' cds being the official First Day of Issue. VF. ACSC 88y cat $10,000. An important discovery (a cover bearing 1½d brown pr was sold in 1982 being part of Dr Heslop estate & this 1½d green FDC is attributed to the same source). 2019 Drury photo-cert. (P)
  A$6000
(US$4080)
(€3660)
(£3360)
  A$9000
(US$6120)
(€5490)
(£5040)
A$
1518
5d Chestnut lower marginal blk of 6 (imprint fragment) with variety 'White flaw in King's hair. Upper blk stamp MLH, others inc variety VF fresh MUH. ACSC 123A, 123Avd cat $1925 plus premium for positional blk. (P)
  A$475
(US$323)
(€290)
(£266)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
A$
1519
5d Orange-brown JBC Monogram pr (pos 59, 60) comb perf, with ACSC listed varieties 'retouched UR cnr State III', 'pointed cnr' (JBC Monogram, Pos 59) & 'flawed P of Pence' (pos 60, LR cnr). Sun-tanned gum, W/C MLH (non-monogram stamp cnr crease UR). Scarce multiple. ACSC 123Cveb,vfa,zb cat $1750 as full cnr pr. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
1522
1/4 Turquoise blue perf OS. VF MUH. SG O75 cat £110, should be at least double, £220 MUH. ACSC 123Aba cat $375. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
1528
1914-20 Set ½d green to 5d brown with ½d green shades (4) inc scarce yellow (Cyprus) green, 1d red Die I, 5 distinctive shades inc deep aniline scarlet. 1d Red Die II (ACSC cat $1250), 4d (3) with aniline-orange, deep orange & yellow-orange. 5d Chestnut & 5d brown. All fresh MUH. SG 20-23(var). Total ACSC cat $2750. (15) (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
1529
1918-23 Set ½d orange to 1/4 bluish-green inc 1½d red-brown (4 distinct shades), 1d orange shades (3), 2d pale deep-red (3), 4d violet & 4d blue. All fresh MUH. SG 56-66. ACSC cat $1370. (17) (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
1545
1d Deep carmine-rose (G105) LR cnr blk of 16 (4x4, pos VIII 39-42/57-60) with ACSC listed varieties 'cnr dot' & 'run N' corrected by make-ready. Pos VIII/60 shows 'spur of RVT' & 'white spot in LR cnr', also 'extra frame lines through right vert column'. All stamps VF fresh MUH. 2018 ACSC 74B(4)s,vb cat $2300 plus premium for positional cnr multiple showing Jubilee lines in the selvedge. (16) (P)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
1559
1½d Golden-scarlet perf OS, plate 3, later state with corrections, near comp sheet of 116, missing imprint blk & side selvedges, full top selvedge inc plate dots. VF fresh MUH. SG O100a cat £2320 for M singles, should be at least double, £4640 MUH singles, premium for multiple. ACSC 92Hbc(3) cat $4555+. Retail $50 ea = $5800!
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
1572
1903 Arms of Australia 5d black, collotype essay on thin card, saw-tooth roulette 14 by Mr Ames inscribed 'Commonwealth of Australia' at top & 'South Australia' at base. Superb fresh UN. ACSC E23 cat $3000 & greatly under-catalogued compared to other essays. Great rarity with only 2 recorded -the example in the Arthur Gray collection had faults & still sold for US$4250+. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
  A$2800
(US$1904)
(€1708)
(£1568)
A$
1573
1919 England-Australia special 'Ross Smith' airmail stamp (printed on 2nd "crown /A" wmk paper) tied to piece by the special oval cancel 26 FEB 1920, another strike at left, plus faint 3-line Vickers Vimy cachet. VFU. Yvert PA1. Frommer U23, AAMC 27c cat $3000+ in 2010 as loose stamp. Important rarity & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
1580
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF fresh MUH. SG O123-4 cat £360 for M, should be at least double, £720 MUH. ACSC 141-2(OS) cat $1175. Rare genuine MUH set & certificate can be obtained on request. (2) (P)
  A$575
(US$391)
(€351)
(£322)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
1581
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF fresh MLH. SG O123-4 cat £360. ACSC 141-2(OS) cat $600. Scarce genuine set. (2) (P)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
1582
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF M/MLH. SG O123-4 cat £360. ACSC 141-5(OS) cat $600. 3d RPSV photo cert. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
1628
1942-50 KGVI 2½d red, left marg blk of 9 , error DOUBLE perfs on 3 stamps of 1st column. VF MUH. SG 206(var). ACSC 230bc cat $600+ for double perfs as singles, plus premium for blk. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
1629
1942-50 KGVI 3½d blue THIN PAPER left cnr imprint blk of 4. F-VF fresh 3M/1MLH. SG 207(var), ACSC 231a/zg cat $350++ as singles. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
1634
1950 Stamp Centenary 2½d pr in blk of 40 (4x10) with pre-printing paper wrinkle causing void white line through lower 7 rows. VF fresh MUH. SG 239-40(var). ACSC 278-9(var). Unique error multiple.
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
1691
1972 Pioneer Life set 5c-80c on PO Official Publicity Card. F-VF. SG 523-29, ACSC 618x cat $200.
  A$140
(US$95)
(€85)
(£78)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
1803
2000 Christmas $8 booklet variety 'misplaced die-cut down 7mm' so all stamps are w/o 40c denomination! VF MUH. SG SB139(var), Pf B231v cat $2000. Only example we have ever seen. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
1805
2001 APTA Show opt $4.50 Rock booklet, phil b/code. VF MUH. Pf 234(1) cat/retail $40.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
1819
1946-48 opt Kookaburra 6d, variety opt shifted left. U, reverse thin. ACSC J4(var), SG J4(var) cat £23+ for normal.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
1860
1912-23 10/- red & green, wmk crown double lined A, perf 14. Superb fresh M. SG D86 cat £1500, ACSC D103 cat $1750. Rare as only 343 issued. 2009 RPSL photo-cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$1600
(US$1088)
(€976)
(£896)
A$
1861
1913-23 ½d red & green wmk crown double-lined A sideways perf 11 blk of 72 with top & side margins, noted value plate varieties d, e, f, h, m & p. Stamps VF fresh MUH. SG D77a cat £468 for M, should be at least £936 MUH, premium for varieties. ACSC D94 cat $3180. (72).
  A$375
(US$255)
(€229)
(£210)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
1862
1913-23 4d carmine & pale green, wmk crown double-lined A SIDEWAYS. VF fresh MUH. SG D83ba cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MUH. ACSC D101Ba cat $1500 for M, unpriced MUH - should be at least $3000+. 2012 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
1863
1913-23 £1 Red & green, thin paper, perf 14. VFM. SG D87 cat £950. ACSC D104 cat $1350. Only 708 issued. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
1866
1922-30 ½d-6d red & green set, 3rd wmk, perf 14, inc many ACSC listed shades, with ½d (3), 1d (4), 1½d (2), 2d (3), 3d (4), 4d (2), 6d (4), plus 4d perf 11. VF fresh MLH. SG D91-8 cat £266. ACSC D105-12 cat $320. (23). (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
1893
1922-30 4d red & green 3rd wmk, perf 11 UL cnr blk of 4, frame plate variety 'break in UL frame of octagon' on 2nd stamp. VF MUH. SG D98(var). ACSC D111/(FP2)d cat $230 MUH.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
1898
1938 1d red & green, CofA wmk, Ash imprint pr, with dot. M, sl perf tones. SG D113, ACSC D123za cat $50 for blk of 4.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
1938
1925 Airmail cover with 'Angel' vignette & franked Kangaroo 2½d, KGV 1d violet & 1d green tied by 'Echuca 23 SE 25' cds being FDI of 'Angel'. AAMC 90a cat $30 on cover, premium for FDI.
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
1966
1931 Sydney-Brisbane FFC by New England Airways franked Sturt 3d & KGV 2d on 1½d, tied by 'Sydney 23 NO 31' cds. AAMC 224 cat $100. Only 98 flown.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
1976
1933 Launceston-Melbourne registered FFC franked Airmail 3d green & KGV surch 5d, tied by 'Launceston 23 AU 33' cds. AAMC 322 cat $60. 200 flown.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
1980
1934 Cowell-Kadina FFC franked KGV 2d red, & Airmail 3d, tied by 'Cowell 23 FE 34' cds b/s Kadina. AAMC 363a cat from $100. Very scarce intermediate flight. As few as 20 flown.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
1982
1934 Whyalla-Kadina FFC franked KGV 2d red & Airmail 3d, tied by 'Whyalla 23 FE 34' cds. AAMC 363a cat from $100. Scarce intermediate flight. As few as 20 flown.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
1983
1934 Whyalla-Kimba registered FFC franked Canberra 1½d, KGV 1½d brown & QLD QV 2d, tied by 'Whyalla 23 FE 34' cds. AAMC 363a cat from $100. Scarce intermediate flight. As few as 20 flown.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
1985
1934 Port Pirie-Cowell FFC franked KGV 2d red & Airmail 3d, tied by 'Pt Pirie 23 FE 34' cds. AAMC 363a cat from $100. Scarce intermediate flight. As few as 20 flown.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
1986
1934 Adelaide-Cowell & return FFC franked KGV 1d green, Bridge 3d & Airmail 6d, tied by 'Adelaide 23 FEB' machine pmk. AAMC 362/3 cat $150. Very few flown both ways. Very rare.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
1994
1934 Wyndham-Daly Waters intermediate FFC with 'Wyndham 25 SEP 34' cds & Daly Waters b/s. 1935 Darwin-Newcastle Waters intermediate with 'Darwin 21 AU 35' cds & Newcastle Waters b/s. 1935 Townsville-Cairns intermediate Adelaide '23 OCT 35' cds, Cairns & many other b/s. AAMC 429a, 523a & 555a cat $275 (3)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
1995
1934 Hobart-Melbourne FFC registered franked KGV ½d orange, Swan 1½d & Kingsford Smith 6d tied by 'Hobart 1 OC 34' cds. AAMC 425/423 cat $80.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$75
(US$51)
(€46)
(£42)
A$
2000
1934 Hobart-Melbourne FFC franked KGV ½d orange blk of 4 & Vic Cent 3d tied by 'Hobart 1 OC 34' cds. AAMC 425/423 cat $80.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$75
(US$51)
(€46)
(£42)
A$
2018
1934 Longreach-Brisbane intermediate FFC. from England-Australia flight franked Macarthur 2d & Airmail 3d, tied by 'Longreach 23 DE 34' cds. Signed by pilot. Minor tones. AAMC 469q cat $75.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
2052
1935 Narromine-Sydney FFC. addressed to Kingsford Smith, franked KGV ½d orange (4) tied by 'Narromine 23 MR 35' cds.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
2053
1935 Australia-NZ attempt FFC & return by seamail as a result of the aborted Southern Cross flight, franked Australia & NZ stamps tied by 'Graceville 11 MAY 35' & 'Wellington 23 MY 35' cds. AAMC 499/503 cat $175+.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
2059
1935 Melbourne-Melbourne (Derrinallum) round Australia FFC franked. KGV 1d green pr, tied by 'Derrinallum 23 JL 35' cds. Carried by pilot w/o airmail fee. AAMC 509c(var) cat $300+. Very rare usage. (P)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
2158
1936 'Scipio' crash cover franked Hermes 1/6 tied by 'Darwin'13 AU 36' cds with 'Damaged by Sea Water' red h/s. Crashed near Crete. VF. AAMC 623 cat from $175. (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2159
1936 'Scipio' crash cover franked Hermes 1/6 tied by 'Perth 8 AU 36' cds with 'Damaged by Sea Water' black h/s. Crashed near Crete. AAMC 623 cat from $175. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
2191
1937 Cobar-Broken Hill & return FFC franked KGV 2d red & Airmail 3d (2) tied by 'Cobar 14 AP 37' cds & 'Broken Hill 15 AP 37' cds for return. AAMC 722/23. Only 20 flown!
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
2196
1937 Broken-Hill-Cobar FFC franked KGV ½d orange, 1½d red-brown, & Airmail 3d tied by 'Broken Hill 15 AP 37' cds. AAMC 723. Only 21 flown!
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
2260
1938 Australia-Papua & return FFC with 'Brisbane 23 MY 38' & 'Port Moresby 4 JE 38' cds. AAMC 812 cat $50.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
A$
2293
1938 Calpurnia crash cover GB-NZ franked KGVI 1½d tied by 'London 23 NOV 1938' pmk & 2-line cachet 'Received In Damaged Condition Ex Flying Boat Calpurnia'. AAMC 834.
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
2341
1941 Long cover (centre folds) from USA franked 1½c pr tied by 'New York Church St Annex MAY 20 1941' duplex pmk, with 'Surcharge Customs' clock h/s & 'Customs Duty To Pay 3d' red h/s. Postage Dues 1d & 2d affixed & m/s cancelled to pay Duty. SG D113-14. ACSC D123-4. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2342
1941 Brisbane-Melbourne night flight FFC with 'Brisbane 29 SE 40' cds. Signed by pilot. Only 15 covers flown. AAMC 923a.
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
A$
2343
1941 Melbourne-Brisbane night flight FFC with 'Melbourne 29 SE 40' cds. Signed by pilots. Only 15 covers flown. AAMC 923b.
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
A$
2344
1941 Sydney-Melbourne night flight FFC with 'Sydney 29 SE 40' cds. Signed by pilot. Only 15 covers flown. AAMC 923.
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
A$
2353
1944 Mt Gambier-Melbourne FFC with 'Mt Gambier 23 OC 44' cds. AAMC 988 cat $30.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
2411
Envelope: 1923 KGV Star 1½d green with postage. Superb fresh UN. ACSC EP27 cat $200.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
2418
Envelope - Official: 1922 KGV 2d red Star OS die for Sub-Treasury Sydney. VFU Sydney SP 5 1923' pmk. ACSC EO12 cat $100.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
2419
Envelope - Official: 1923 KGV Star 1½d on 2d red OS Die for Education Dept Melbourne. U, folds & tones. ACSC EO14 cat $250. Scarce.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
2420
Envelope - Official: 1923 KGV 1½d green Star OS die for Sub-Treasury Sydney. FU, sl tones. ACSC EO13 cat $250. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
2421
Envelope - Official: 1923 KGV Star 1½d on 2d red OS Die for Education Dept Melbourne. FU, sl tones, 'Murtoa' cds. ACSC EO14 cat $250.
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
A$
2422
Envelope - Official: 1923 KGV Star 1½d on 2d red OS Die for Education Dept Melbourne. FU, 'Belmont 12 MR 26' cds. ACSC EO14 cat $250. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
2450
Lettercard: 1923-24 KGV 1½d green, perf 12½, view 'The Gilderoy Ranges'. F-VF UN. ACSC LC51(52) cat $250. Scarce view.
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2467
Postcard: 1923 KGV 1½d emerald with footnote, on buff stock. F-VF UN. ACSC P54(l) cat $500. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2468
Postcard: 1923 KGV 2d red. F-VF UN. ACSC P55 cat $500. Very scarce. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2475
Registered Envelope: 1923 KGV 4d/5d brown DLR stock, address lines at left. FU, 'Auburn 16 MY 24' cds. ACSC R16 cat $100.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
2493
1935 Registered cover Kingsford Smith 6d violet tied by indistinct 'Nargong 16 JA 35' cds & rare red & black type C4A Reg label. To Victoria with b/s of 'TPO West', Melbourne & Footscray arrival. SG 123, ACSC 143 cat $150 on cover.
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
2505
Military WWII Solomon Islands Army POs: 1944 (23 Dec) cover with 3d tied by clear boxed UPS AC39 rubber pmk used at Munda, faint censor 233. Rare
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
2578
1882-97 QV Diadem 8d yellow, wmk crown NSW inverted (SG w40), perf 10. F-VF fresh M. SG 236 cat £250. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
2579
1882-97 QV Diadem 8d yellow, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 12. Superb fresh MLH. SG 236a cat £350. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
2580
1882-97 'NINEPENCE' opt QV 10d red-brown, perf 11, error Surcharge DOUBLE. VFM, tiny thin at top. SG 236dca cat £325. (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2581
1882-97 QV 1/- black, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 11 x 12. F-VF fresh M. SG 237d cat £150. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
2584
1885-86 POSTAGE black opt QV 5/- lilac & green perf 12x10 opt REPRINT. Superb fresh MUH. SG 238b(R) cat £800 normal. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
2646
1898-1909 Inwards Seamail usage Foreign PPC, most with some form of Shipmail pmks inc 1898 French 'Ligne T Paq FR No 3' pmks (2) on separate Egyptian 'Grus Aus' style cards, Deutsche Seapost Australische Linie 1898-1909 (3). Two with Colombo transit cds. Deutsche Seapost Ost-Afrika Linie 1907 (2) both with 'Lisboa' transit cds. 1904 'Cape Colony Ocean Mail Jan 23-04' cds. 1904 'PAQUEBOT' cachet on card franked GB KEVII 1d red cancelled 'Marseille B.DO.RHO', plus 1905 card from Cairo with 'Suez' transit, & 1902 inwards from Russia. All with var transit cds, plus Bathurst or Hunters Hill arrival cds. Mostly G-VF U. Any pre-1900 cards hard to find plus some very rare usage & destination combinations. (11)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
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$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
A$
2694
Registered Envelope: 1889 QV 4d size F, used to New Zealand with Centenary 1d pr tied by scarcer 'Registered Letter Office GPO Sydney NSW OC 23 90' cds. H&G C5.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
2700
Registered Envelope: 1892 QV 3d size F, used to Sydney with Centenary 1d (2) tied by barred oval '1235'. H&G C7.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
2720
Registered Envelope: 1898 QV 3d size G curved flap, used to Germany with QV 2½d tied by 'The Exchnage JU 23 05' Duplex, arrival b/s. H&G C12a.
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
2744
Stamp Duty: 1966 Numeral 15c green & blue IMPERF sheet of 100 with imprint pf 'VCN Blight, Government Printer'. F-VF MUH, margins & a few stamps sl tones. Bft 230(var). Extremely rare with only 1 other imperf sheet known. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
2775
1871-72 QV Stamp Duty small Chalon 20/- rose Postal Fiscal top value, wmk large crown Q. F-VF M, redistributed partial gum. SG F23 cat £2500 & under-catalogued. Rare genuine Mint. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
A$
2802
1895 QV 2½d pale carmine, imperf plate PROOF, blank background, 2 cnr numerals on bluish granite paper, no wmk. Fresh UN, as made, sm thin, 4 margins. SG 213(p), ACSC Q23(PP)1B cat $750. Very rare. 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
2803
1895 QV 2½d pale brown, imperf plate PROOF, blank background, 2 cnr numerals, on bluish granite paper (with strong mesh) no wmk. VF fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 213(p), ACSC Q23(PP)1G cat $1250. Very rare. 2011 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
2806
1897-1911 QV large Chalon ½d to 2/6 perf OS, all wmk crown A except 1d & 6d wmk crown Q, 9d, wmk double lined A & 2/6 wmk crown Q sideways. F-VFU. SG 232, 250, 270, ex 281-300(OS) cat £150++ as normals, ACSC ex Q4b-53b cat $320 (in 2004) & under-catalogued. Very scarce group. (12). (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
2807
1897-1908 QV 2½d turquoise-green, 4 cnr numerals, colour trial, wmk crown Q inverted, perf 12½. VF MUH. SG 236(p), ACSC Q50(PP)(ii)T cat $300 for M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. Only 1 sheet printed. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
2855
1858-59 QV 1/- orange, wmk star, roul, error printed both sides. VFU, diamond barred '123' pmk. SG 18a cat £2000+. Unusually nice quality example of this very rare error with printing on reverse especially clear. RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
2879
1894-1906 QV 2½d violet-blue & 5d brown-purple, perf 15, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 234s-35s cat £70 for M, should be double, £140 MUH. (2) (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2975
1884 QV Stamp Statute £5 black & yellow-green, wmk V crown (V1) upright, perf 12½. VF F/C, oval 'Equity Office 18 SEP 1881' in violet. SG 230b cat £450++ (normal £22,000 M, unpriced U). Rare so nice. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
2976
1884 QV Stamp Statute £5 black & yellow-green, wmk V crown inverted, perf 12½, opt 'Reprint' in red. VFM, tropicalised gum. SG 233(r) cat £22,000 for normal. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
2977
1884 QV Stamp Statute £5 black & yellow-green, wmk V crown upright, perf 12½, opt 'Reprint' in small red italics. F-VF fresh M. SG 233(r) cat £22,000 for normal. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
2978
1884 QV Stamp Statute £5 black & yellow-green, wmk V crown upright, perf 12½, opt 'Reprint' in small red italics. F-VF fresh M. SG 233(r) cat £22,000 for normal. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
3009
1886-96 Allegorical 1/6 orange, opt Specimen type 24b horiz in blue italics, variety Specimen shifted right, reading only 'Specim', wmk V crown (SG w33). F-VF M. SG 323(s), normal cat £40. (P)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
3034
1863 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d & 6d (SG 70) tied by 'Falmouth DE 23 63' dupes pmks. To Ballarat with b/s of London, Geelong & Ballarat. SG cat £390+ for such franking.
  A$240
(US$163)
(€146)
(£134)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
3087
1879 QV Telegraphs 1d bistre perf 14. VFU, barred 'F' pmk. SG T1 cat £23.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
3088
1879 QV Telegraphs 1d bistre, perf 12½. F-VF U, barred GPO pmk. SG T1a cat £23.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
3093
1895 'Half-penny' opt Swan 3d red-brown, opt DOUBLE in red & in green, wmk crown CA. VFU with '23 DE 02' pmk. SG 111b cat £180+ & under-catalogued as rare used. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
3148
1913 Independence Anniv eagle ERRORS of colour 10pa violet, 20pa green, 30pa blue, 1Gr black & 1Gr violet. VF fresh UN as issued. SG 22c, 23b, 24b, 25c & 25d, Mi 24-7(var). Rare group. (5). (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
3149
1913 Independence Anniv eagle 20pa red, error value & eagle INVERTED. VF fresh UN as issued. SG 23(var), Mi 25(var). Extremely rare. 2013 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
3150
1913 Independence Anniv eagle 20pa red, error eagle INVERTED. VF fresh UN as issued. SG 23(var), Mi 25(var). Very rare. 2013 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
3151
1913 Independence Anniv eagle 20pa green ERROR of colour. Superb fresh UN as issued. SG 23b, Mi 25(var). (P)
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
3189
1923 San Martin set ½c-20P, perf 13½ x 12½, high values, perf 13½, all opt 'MUESTRA' (specimen). F-VF M/MLH. SG 1513A-1528(s) cat £310 for normals. Rare set. (16) (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3217
Bosnia Herzegovina: 1913 Newspaper Stamp 10h blue girl DIE PROOF with extra large margins (90x123mm). VF UN as made, sl cnr creases. SG N385(p). Mi 87(p). (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
3252
1919 King Albert Tin Hat set 1c-10Fr. Mostly F-VF M, thins as usual. COB 165-78 cat €900, SG 237-50 cat £1000. (14). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3273
1946 KGVI Victory set 1½d brown & 3d blue, perf SPECIMEN. VF fresh MLH. SG 123s-124s cat £170. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
3359
Eritrea: 1951 Telegram franked BA Eritrea opt 20c, 2/- 50c, 5/- & 10/-, tied by 'Asmara Central 9 10 51' cds & partially punched perfin of odd symbols (Eritrean alphabet?). From 'Lloyd Triestino Asmara' to Lloyd Naples. VF fresh. SG E15 & 23-5 cat £88, plus huge premium for 'on cover'. Sassone cat €24, 500+ = A$38,000+ for such proper usage of the top 3 values on postal document. Extremely rare survivor (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
3395
1907-10 View set 1c-$1 wmk mult crown, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 23-33s cat £325 for M, should be at least £650 MUH. (11). (P)
  A$550
(US$374)
(€336)
(£308)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
3504
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 13c deep violet large DIE PROOF (issued in blue) on India paper (88x78mm), die sunk on card (230x150mm) with die no 'X-G-593' & 'Canadian Banknote Co Ltd' imprint. Superb fresh UN. SG 340(p), Unitrade 216(p). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
A$
3505
1937 KGVI Coronation 3c deep carmine large DIE PROOF on India paper (99x89mm), die sunk on card (200x150mm) with die no '663' & 'Canadian Bank Note Company Limited' imprint. Superb fresh UN. SG 356(p), Unitrade 237(p). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
3520
1862-64 Flowers 1/- rose-lake no wmk comp sheet of 20 with huge margins all round. Stamps Superb fresh MUH. Unitrade 23, SG 23 cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MUH, plus premium for full sheet. Beautiful item & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
3521
1862-64 Flowers 1/- rose-lake. VFU, 4 margins, barred oval pmk. Unitrade 23, SG 23 cat £300. 1995 RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3532
1933 Balbo Flight opt $4.50/75c yellow-brown, blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH. Unitrade C18 cat C$3600+. SG 235 cat £1100 for M singles, should be at least double, £2200+ MUH, plus premium for blk. Rare multiple for specialist showing full opt setting of 4 types & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
3533
1933 Balbo Flight opt $4.50/75c yellow-brown. Superb fresh MUH. Unitrade C18 cat C$900, SG 235 cat £275 for M, should be at least double, £550 MUH. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
A$
3534
1933 Gilbert set 1c-32c. VF fresh MUH. SG 236-49 cat £110 for M, should be at least doouble £220 MUH, Unitrade 212-225 cat C$442. (14) (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
3535
1933 Gilbert set 1c-32c. VF fresh MLH/MUH, with margin top 2 vals MUH. SG 236-49 cat £110+, Unitrade 212-225 cat C$221. (14). (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
3614
1861-64 QV 6d brown, wmk star, intermediate perf 14 to 15½. VF fresh UN, part gum. SG 23 cat £3000. Very rare. BPA photo-cert. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
3666
1990 Provisional opt set inc both 10c & Official Paid (CTO as always) plus 1989 $5/65c Plane. VF fresh MUH. SG 230, 234-39 & O1 cat £150+, retail $380. (8) (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
A$
3667
1990 Provisional opt 'Mainland Postage Paid' & diagonal lines 10c. VF fresh MUH, bottom marginal. SG 234 cat £35.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
3668
1990 Provisional opt set inc both 10c & 'Official Paid' (CTO as always) plus 1989 $5/65c Aircraft, all blks of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 230, 234-39 & O1 cat £600+, retail $1520. (8 blks of 4) (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
3669
1990 Provisional opt set inc both 10c & Official Paid. VF CTO. SG 234-39 & O1 cat £107, retail $240. (7) (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3670
1990 Provisional opt set inc both 10c & Official Paid, plus $5/65c Plane. VF CTO. SG 234-39, 230 & O1 cat £148, retail $315. (8) (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3674
1991 use of Provisional opts 'Mainland Postage Paid' on 10c -both single & double cross-hatching over '10c' tied by 'Cocos (Keeling) Islands July 1991' cds. To Australia. SG 234 & 235.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€21)
(£20)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
3690
1863-64 Arms 5c orange, 10c blue, 20c red & 50c green, imperf. Mostly VF UN/M, almost all 4 margins. SG 26-29 cat £310. Yv 23-26 cat €380. (4) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3691
1863-64 Arms 5c orange & 20c red, imperf. U, 4 margins. SG 26 & 28 cat £95. Yv 23 & 25 cat €115. (2) (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
3720
1921-23 KGV 10/- green & red on pale yellow. Superb fresh MUH. SG 100 cat £400 for M, should be at least double, £800 MUH. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
3721
1921-23 KGV £1 purple & black on red, top value. VF fresh MUH. SG 101 cat £1400 for M, should be at least double, £2800 MUH. Alberto Diena AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
3722
1921-23 KGV 45Pi dull purple & ultramarine, wmk script. VF fresh MLH. SG 99 cat £275. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3728
1928 Anniversary set ¾Pi-£1. VF fresh MUH. SG 123-32 cat £300 for M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. (10). (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
3729
1928 Anniversary set ¾Pi-£1. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 123-32 cat £300. (10). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3730
1928 Anniversary ¾Pi-45Pi. Mostly VFM, lower vals some tones. SG 123-31 cat £129. (9).
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
3731
1928 Anniversary set ¾Pi-£1, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 123-32s cat £700 for M, should be at least double, £1400 MUH. Rare set. (10) (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
3737
1934 Czech Legion Anniv 1Kr purple imperf DIE PROOF trial colour on thick paper (80x55mm). Superb UN as made. SG329(p), Mi 323(p). Extremely rare, only several made. Exp Karasek AIEP (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
3787
1874-75 Sphinx & Pyramid 2pi yellow, vert TETE-BECHE pr, perf 13½ x12½. VF fresh M. Sc 23g cat US$500, SG 39ca cat £450 (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
3788
1934 UPU Congress set 1m-£1. F-VFU. SG 219-232 cat £275. Key set! (14). (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
3797
1923 Airmail opt set 5Mk-45Mk/5Mk, inc 20Mk both colour opts. VF fresh MLH/MUH. SG 44-48 cat £212, Mi 41-45 cat €350. (6). (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
3798
1923 Airmail 10Mk/5Mk black opt, rough perf 11½. VF fresh M. SG 46a, Mi 43A cat €1500. Extremely rare genuine example. 2014 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
3801
1823 Folded letter wrapper endorsed 'Reval 11th July 1823' with Cyrillic 'Revel 1823 June 11' b/s. VF. Purchased by vendor in 1990s for DM200 = A$165.
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3803
1923 Airmail opt set 5m-45m/5m (2 triangles & 3 triangle prs), plus 3 defins, tied to Registered Airmail cover by 'Tallinn 15 11 24' cds, with h/s reg label/cachet. To Finland, with b/s of Helsinki & Joensuu arrival cds. VF. Mi 41-45, SG 44-48a cat £785+++ as loose stamps alone, plus large premium on cover. Purchased by vendor in 1990s for DM1100 = A$920. 2019 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
3853
1912-23 KEVII set ¼d-£1, wmk mult crown, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 125-37s cat £500. Rare set. (13) (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$650
(US$442)
(€397)
(£364)
A$
3854
1912-23 KGV £1 purple & black on red, Die I, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 137s cat £275 as normal. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
3855
1912-23 KGV £1 purple & black/red Die II, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MUH. SG 137a cat £250 for M, should be at least double, £500 MUH. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
3856
1912-23 KGV £1 purple & black on red Die II, wmk mult crown UL gutter cnr. W/C superb fresh MUH. SG 137a cat £250 for M, should be at least double, £500 positional MUH. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
3864
2006-10 'Emergency' surch 1c/23c Bird sheet of 100 with opt error '2c' XX instead of '1c' (pos 6/7). Also opt shifted to left exposing 'c' of '23c' through vert column 1 & 'missing UR bar on first X' on stamps 68 & 98. Hint of a reverse tropical spotting. VF MUH. SG 1346(var), 1346a cat £210 as a single opt error. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
3865
2006-10 'Emergency' surch 2c/23c Bird scarce 2009 printing comp sheet of 100 with all imprints & plate nos. Very difficult to find as it was a small print run & most were sold as postage or broken down into plate/imprint blks. VF MUH. SG 1350 cat £1000, Sc $2000 as single stamps. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3867
2006-10 'Emergency' surch 20c/23c Bird, comp sheet of 100 with opt MISPLACED & skewed upwards at left, plus opt setting error 'No gap flaw' between C & X (pos 7/10). VF fresh MUH. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3880
1863-70 Napoleon 4c grey, horiz TETE-BECHE pr, perf 14x13½. Fresh M, nice original gum, expertly repaired along one side, excellent colour. SG 123 cat £35,000, Maury 27IItb cat €29,000, Yv 27tb cat €40,000. Major classic rarity. Exp Calves, plus 2014 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$5000
(US$3400)
(€3050)
(£2800)
  A$8000
(US$5440)
(€4880)
(£4480)
A$
3883
1876-85 Peace & Commerce 15c grey-lilac type II. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 232 cat £900, Yv 77 cat €1200. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
3884
1876-85 Peace & Commerce 25c ultramarine type II. VF fresh M. SG 234 cat £650, Yv 78 cat €650. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
3899
1925-32 Merson 25Fr magenta & green, top value. VFM. Maury 208 cat €230. SG 432 cat £275. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3901
1934 Bleriot 2Fr25 violet Epreuvre de Artiste sunken DIE PROOF (124x95mm), signed by engraver. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 523(p), Maury A7EPA cat €1000. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
3922
1942 Petain 4Fr50 blue engraved Epreuvre de Artiste. Superb fresh UN as made on laid paper & unusually large size. SG 741(p), Maury 523EPA. Extremely rare & probably unique on this paper. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
3923
1942 Petain 4Fr50 brown engraved Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, on laid paper. SG 741(p), Maury 523EPA. Rare. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
3924
1942 Petain 4Fr50 black engraved Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, on laid paper, signed by engraver. SG 741(p), Maury 523EPA. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
3949
1922 cover franked large '5c' opt on Sower 30c orange, tied by 1922 machine pmk to Dinan with arrival b/s, plus 2 of same on 1923 PPC of Le Havre tied by cds. SG 365(var), Maury 158(var). Also 'Le Matin' newspaper of 18th July 1922 with a small article with illustration of this stamp. opt unlisted in any catalogue! & unknown whether of private origin or an essay that escaped from the govt printer. In any case extremely rare & interesting. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
3964
Antarctic: 1962 Fighting Seals 8Fr pr in red-brown & blue, plus 1963 Crozet pr in black or in brown, blue & black. Both vertical proof prs. VF MUH. SG 27(p) & 35(p). Maury 22-23(p). (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
3973
Antarctic: 2001 Adelie Land booklet of 16 panes. VF fresh MUH. Maury 323A cat €110, SG SB3 cat £170.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
3979
Fezzan: 1946 Pictorial set 10c-50Fr in 3 Epreuvre de Collectives, 1 for ea design. Superb fresh UN as made, with original envelopes. SG 23-37(p), Maury 20-34EPC. Extremely rare & spectacular set of special sheets. (3) (P)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
3990
Guiana: 1946 WWII 'From Chad to the Rhine' set 5Fr-50Fr, IMPERF cnr marginal. VF fresh MUH, sl gum disturbance. SG 218-23(var), Maury A34-39(nd) cat €110. (6).
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
3994
Indian Settlements: 1942-43 FRANCE LIBRE & Lorraine Cross opt Pictorial set 1ca/6tab - 3fa3/6tab. VF fresh MUH. SG 210-228, Maury 234-259 cat €221. (19) (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
3999
Ivory Coast: 1922-34 surch 60/75c violet on rose, error opt OMITTED. Superb fresh MLH. SG 83a cat £170, Yv 59a cat €230. Exp Roumet. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4025
Reunion: 1943 France Libre opt Pictorial set 1c-20Fr inc 1907-17 4c-5Fr, 1933-40 1c-20Fr & 1943 1Fr/65c & 1939 New York pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 195-240 cat £182 for M, should be at least double, £364 MUH, Maury 194-239 cat €290. (46) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4030
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1941 France Libre Noel 1941 opt Postage Due set 5c-3Fr. VF fresh M/MLH. Maury T42-51 cat €825. SG D235-44 cat £750. Only 2000 sets printed. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
4031
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1941-42 'France Libre FNFL' opt Pictorial 40c, 50c, 1F75, 2Fr & 5Fr on 1F75. VF fresh MLH. SG ex 250-258 cat £110, Yv ex237-245 cat €135. (5) (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
4038
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1942 'France Libre FNFL' opt Postage Due 5c-2Fr. VF fresh MLH. SG D310-18 cat £323, Yv T57-65 cat €190. (9) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4046
Togo: 1915 cover franked thin opt Yacht 10/5pf horiz pr (opt type 1), plus 10/5pf vertical bisect left half (opt type II), tied by 4 strikes 'Anecho Togo 23.1.15' cds, to Dahomey with 'Cotonou 26 Janv 15' & 'Porto-Novo 27 Janv 15' arrival b/s. F-VF fresh. Maury 2II cat €8000+, Mi 2H cat €10,000. Very rare provisional usage due to shortage of 5pf stamps at Anecho. We sold a similar bisect cover for $5700 in our auction 253. Exp Calves, plus 2013 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$3500
(US$2380)
(€2135)
(£1960)
  A$5000
(US$3400)
(€3050)
(£2800)
A$
4082
South West Africa: 1901 5Mk carmine & black, no wmk. VFU, 'Swakopmund 05' cds. Mi 23 cat €200, SG 23 cat £250. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
A$
4086
Turkey POs: 1900 opt Reichpost set 10pf/5pf-25Pi/5Mk opt Specimen. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 17-28(s), Mi 12-23I.IISP cat €2480. Very rare set. (12) (P)
  A$1100
(US$748)
(€671)
(£616)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
4100
Wurttemburg: 1916 Municipal Service 25th Anniv set 2½pf-50pf in FULL SHEETS of 40 with full margins & printing order imprints. Superb fresh MUH. Mi D123-9 cart €2000 for singles, SG M202-8 cat £1160 for M singles, should be at least double, £2320 MUH, plus huge premium for rare full sheet. (7 sheets of 40).
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
4113
1923-24 Rhineland Republic Inflation opts 'R.R.' with '10 Millionen', '20 Millionen', '30 Millionen' & '50 Millionen' on Numeral 1Million Mk, printed se-tenant with 2-3 of each per row repeated vertically, blk of 20 showing the layout & all combinations. Superb fresh MUH. Opts prepared during French occupation of the Rhineland, but never issued, with copy of info from 1924 French journal. Interesting historical item. (20) (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4114
1923-24 Rhineland Republic Inflation opt 'R.R' with '10 Millionen' on Numeral 50 tausend Mk, blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF UN. Opts prepared during French Occupation of the Rhineland, but never issued. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4115
1923-24 Rhineland Republic Inflation opt 'R.R' with '20 Millionen' on Numeral 50 tausend MK, blk of 4, error opt greatly shifted. VF UN. Opts prepared during French occupation of the Rhineland, but never issued. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4116
1923-24 Rhineland Republic Inflation opt 'R.R' with '20 Millionen' on Numeral 50 tausend MK, blk of 4, error opt INVERTED, printed se-tenant. VF UN. Opts prepared during French Occupation of the Rhineland, but never issued. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4117
1923 Schliersee Inflation Provisional 8,000Mk on white paper 'Postamt' seal, with 'Postamt (arms) Schliersee' violet h/s & '* Schliersee * 8000 Mark verrechnet E46 No 101/69' red h/s, tied by 'Schliersee 26 AUG 23' cds on piece of postcard. Mi 3z cat €500. Only 200 made & tiny number recorded as surviving. Very rare local issue for the Inflation specialist. Exp Ceremuga. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
4132
1923 PPC (view of Schliersee with lake & mountains) franked on picture side with Schliersee Inflation Provisional 30,000Mk on brown paper 'Postamt' seal, with 'Postamt (arms) Schliersee' violet h/s & '* Schliersee * 30 000 Mark verrechnet E46 No 2/171 IX' red h/s, tied by 'Schliersee 1 SEP 23' cds, with another strike on address side. Mi 5y. Only 300 made of which tiny number are recorded as surviving, & especially desirable as such a nice proper usage. Very rare local issue for the Inflation specialist. Exp Ceremuga, Infla-Berlin & Weinbuch BPP. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
4144
1940-42 Churchill 'not worth a pfennig' Nazi propaganda Feldpost card type B with Feldpost in fancy 'Schwabacher' font, blue 'Ashelm 3503 25' imprint. Genuine postally U with field hospital unit cachet & 'Plauen 23 7 40' cds. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4176
1870-71 Franco-Prussian War stampless POW cover (part flap missing) to France with Camp Commander's h/s Arms on reverse, front boxed 'PP' h/s & 'Calais a Paris 23 DEC 70' railway TPO cds
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
4187
Polish PO: 1926-29 PORT GDANSK opt President 1zl. VF fresh MUH. Mi 23x cat €80, SG R19 cat £38 for M, should be at least double, £76 MUH.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
4213
Upper Silesia: 1923 Polish Miner 80Mk red IMPERF PROOF, with unusual printer's security line. VF UN, as made, 4 margins. SG 195(p), Mi 17PU cat €300. Very rare! Exp Schmutz & 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4214
Upper Silesia: 1923 Polish Miner 100Mk bright violet IMPERF PROOF, with usual printer's security line. VF UN, as made, 4 margins. SG 196(p), Mi 18PU cat €300. Very rare! 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4215
Upper Silesia: 1923 Polish Miner 200Mk dull orange IMPERF PROOF, with usual printer's security line. VF UN, as made, 4 margins. SG 197(p), Mi 19PU cat €300. Very rare! Exp Schmutz & 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4216
Upper Silesia: 1923 Polish Miner 300Mk pale blue IMPERF PROOF, with usual printer's security line. VF UN, as made, 4 margins. SG 198(p), Mi 20PU cat €300. Very rare! Exp Schmutz & 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4285
Belgium-Russia: 1943 Flemish Legion aeroplane opt Fieldpost '+50Fr' opt type I INVERTED. VF fresh M, cnr margins. Mi VIIIK cat €230. Exp Pickenpack. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
4321
Croatia: 1942 Relief Fund set 3+1K - 5+5K in sheetlets of 25 with decorative borders, 2nd stamp with engravers secret mark 'dot with cross of D'. VF fresh MUH, folded once. Mi 83-85KLB cat €230+. SG 64-66(var) cat £150 for M singles, so £300+ MUH, plus premium for sheetlets. (3S/S)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4328
Croatia: 1942-44 Postage Dues 0.50K-20K, IMPERF horiz prs selection inc proofs. VF fresh MUH. Mi exP11-23(p) est cat €300+. Very attractive range & double prints are rather rare. (10 prs)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4346
Croatia: 1943 Zagreb Anniv 3.50K sheetlet of 8, 1944 Post & Rail Employees Relief set 7+3.50 - 32+165 sheetlets of 9, War Invalid Relief set 7-3.50K - 32+16K sheetlets of 8, plus central label. VF fresh MUH. Mi 97KLB & 150-57KLB cat €140. SG77 & 123-30 cat £110 as M singles, so £220+ MUH. (9 s/lets).
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
4364
Croatia: 1941 cover with provisional usage of Ustasha propaganda stamps 50b red & 1K blue (instead of normal postage stamps!), tied by 'Crikvenica / 18.VI.41' cds, used to Italy with 'Fiume 23.6.41' arrival cds on front. Plus also a stampless cover with 'Crikvenica / 25.V.41' cds & m/script 'posta ostala bez marke' (PO is left w/o stamps), thus proving that this coastal town PO had totally run out of stamps. Amazing & probably unique usage. 2015 Dr Colla AIEP & 2018 Ceremuga photo certs. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
A$
4441
Laibach (Slovenia): 1944 Eagle opt Italy Air 75c, with variety 'squashed 'B' in Ljubljanska'. VF fresh MUH. SG 86(var), Mi 23III cat €220. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
4464
Laibach (Slovenia): 1944 Registered Express cover franked opts 5c-1L25, 2L55/5c, Airmails 25c & 75c, Express 1L25, tied by 'Laibach 15 IX 44' cds, with reg, Express & Airmail labels, plus censor tape & cachets. SG 65-75, 79, 84, 86 & E92 cat £319++, Mi 1-11, 14, 20, 21 & 23 cat €234++ -both as loose stamps. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
4485
Montenegro: 1944 'Fluchtlingshilfe…' opt pictorial 0.15+1.35RM/ 50c rose-magenta, variety 'broken F in Fluchtlingshilfe'. Superb fresh MLH. Mi 23I cat €80, SG 98(var), Sass 18(var). (P)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
A$
4486
Montenegro: 1944 'Fluchtlingshilfe ' opt pictorial 0.15+1.35RM/ 50c rose-magenta, variety 'broken 5 in 1.35RM'. Superb fresh MUH. Mi 23III cat €200, SG 98(var), Sass 18(var). (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4509
Poland-General Govt: 1940 Eagle & Swastika opt 30gr/30gr, variety 'gash in left 0 of 30'. VFU. Mi 23I cat €120. Exp Korszen & Ceremuga AIEP. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
4522
Poland-General Govt: 1944 August the Strong 50gr+50gr blue imperf. Superb fresh MUH, 4 margins. Mi 123U cat €150. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4523
Poland-General Govt: 1944 August the Strong 50gr+50gr, imperf horiz pr. Superb fresh MUH, 4 margins. Mi 123U cat €300 (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4540
Russia-Pleskau: 1941 'Pleskau' vert boxed opt Soviet perf 20Kop/1k-60Kop/50k. VF fresh MUH, gum sl glazed. Mi 2 & 4-9 cat €600. Scarce genuine as only 2347 of 50k printed. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (7). (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
4542
Russia-Pleskau: 1941 'Pleskau' vert boxed opt Soviet set perf 20Kop/1k-60Kop/50k. VFU, on pieces with Pskov '17.10.41' cds. Mi ex 2-9 cat €690++, plus premium for such nice pieces. Only 2347 50k printed. Exp Krickmeyer & Krischke BPP, plus 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
4546
Russia-Pleskau: 1941 'Pleskau' vert boxed opt Soviet 20Kop on 5K - 60Kop on 50K. VF fresh M. Mi 4-9 cat €210. Only 2347 50K printed. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (6) (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
4571
Russia-Pleskau: 1942 Red Cross Madonna 60+40K M/sheet with Red Cross, on rough yellowish paper, straight-line wmk 'LIGAT' at bottom, perf 11¾. VFU, Pskov '23.3.42' cds at top L as issued, with MUH gum on stamps, size 114x159mm, UL cnr crease in margin only. Mi blk 3X cat €850 (stamps alone cat €600+). Only total 2575 printed. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
4657
1945 Fredersdorf Provisionals 'FM' h/s opts Hitler set 1pf-5Mk, 1Mk & 2Mk perf 14 & 3Mk & 5Mk perf 12½. VFU, all on piece with 'Fredersdorf 20 JUL 1945 Berlin' cds in blue Mi 1-19, 20B, 21B, 22A, 23A cat €530. (23). (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
4658
1945 Fredersdorf Provisionals 'F.M' h/s Hitler set 1pf-5Mk, the 2Mk-5Mk perf 12½. VFU oval 'Fredersdorf 3 AUG 1945 Berlin' pmks on envelope Mi 1-23 cat €530+ as loose stamps. (23). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4664
1945 Fredersdorf Provisionals format 43x31½mm, double lined blue frame 8pf, large numerals, plus 'F.M' h/s in red with 'Fredersdorf 23 OKT 1945 Berlin' violet oval pmk on cover, with boxed rectangular 'Gebuhr bezahlt' h/s. Mi SP172 cat €110 as loose U & €180 for on cover. Rare as only 150 printed. Exp Dr Dub. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
4666
1945 Fredersdorf Provisional 28 x 19 mm, single lined black frame, 2 small numerals 5pf-12pf imperf. VFU, all on large piece, with oval violet 'Fredersdorf 5 NOV 1945 Berlin' pmk. Mi Sp231-34. Only 1000 sets printed.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
4675
1945 Leipzig Provisional large numeral in circle opt Hitler set 6pf-12pf, ea on cover or postcard (6pfg). 6pf & 12pf tied by 'Zwenkau 4.8.45.8 B2 Leipzig' cds & the 8pf by 'Zwenkau 3.8.45.5 B2 Leipzig' cds. VFU. Mi AI-AIII cat €1100+ as loose stamps & €2300+ on cover. Opts prepared as a general Soviet Zone issue but due to miscommunication between Russian commanders, order was given to withdraw stocks from POs & destroy them. However, Holzhausen & Zwenkau POs did not get the order in time & sold a small quantity on 3rd August. Very rare used especially with Zwenkau pmks. 2014 Ceremuga photo cert. (3). (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
4688
1951-52 Posthorn set 2pf-90pf. VF MLH, mostly fresh. Mi 123-38 cat €700 for M. SG 1045-60 cat £3000 MUH. (16). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4762
1867-83 QV 5/- rose, plate 4, on blued paper, wmk Anchor. VFU, 'Registered 20 JY 83' oval pmk. SG Spec J123, SG 130 cat £4800. Excellent example of this rare stamp. (P)
  A$1100
(US$748)
(€671)
(£616)
  A$1500
(US$1020)
(€915)
(£840)
A$
4765
1867-83 QV £5 orange, BLUED paper, letters AK. FU, boxed rectangular pmk plus 'West Strand BO JU 23 85 WC' cds. SG Spec J128, SG 133 cat £15,000. Very rare & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
  A$4500
(US$3060)
(€2745)
(£2520)
A$
4766
1867-83 QV 5/- rose, plate 4, on white paper, wmk anchor. GU, reperfed on 2 sides, barred oval 'LS 5' pmk. SG Spec J123a, SG 134 cat £4200. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4797
1876-80 QV Telegraphs 5/- rose, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 9), letters BB. VF fresh MLH, sl gum bends. SG Spec L231s, SG T13s cat £250 (normal cat £1100). (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4798
1876-80 QV Telegraph 5/- rose plate 1, imperf, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 9), letters DE. Superb fresh MLH, LR cnr marginal with part inscription, 4 margins. SG Spec L231t cat £425++, SG T13s cat £1100 for normal. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
4799
1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, letters EE, opt SPECIMEN (type 8, 14½x2½mm). VF UN. SG Spec L235s. SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4800
1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 8), letters CD. VF fresh M. SG Spec L235s, SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4801
1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- slate-blue imperf Colour Trial opt SPECIMEN diag (type 8), letters DF. Stamp F-VF MUH, 3 margins UR cnr marginal with part inscription, sl gum creases. SG Spec L235(CT)s cat £325 for M, should be at least £650 MUH, SG T16s normal Specimen cat £400 & normal cat £1750 for M. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
4802
1876-80 QV Telegraph £1 pale ultramarine, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters DF. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec L236(p) cat £800, SG T17(p) cat £8250 for normal. Rare. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
4803
1876-80 QV Telegraphs £1 brown, plate 1, letters BE. FU appearance, small repaired tear. SG Spec L236 cat £850. SG T17 (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
4805
1876-80 QV Telegraph £5 slate-blue, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters DM. Superb UN, mounted on card, 4 margins. SG Spec L237(p) cat £1300, SG T18(p) cat £30,000 as normal. Very rare. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
4806
1876-80 QV Telegraph £5 dull mauve, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag letters DM. Superb UN, mounted on card, 4 margins. SG Spec L237(p) cat £1300, SG T18(p) cat £30,000 for normal. Very rare. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
4807
1876-80 QV Telegraphs £5 orange, top value, wmk Shamrocks, letters AC. Superb U, 'Glasgow AP 13 78' cds. SG Spec L237, SG T18 cat £5600 inc SG Specified +75% premium for lightly used. Much rarer than the normal postage £5. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1700)
(€1525)
(£1400)
  A$3500
(US$2380)
(€2135)
(£1960)
A$
4808
1876-80 QV Telegraph £1 pale ultramarine, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters AO. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec L236(p) cat £800, SG T17(p) cat £8250 for normal. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
4850
1924-26 KGV 1½d red-brown wmk block cypher opt SPECIMEN (type 23). VF fresh MUH. SG Spec N35t, SG 420S cat £90 for M, should be at least double, £180 MUH. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4851
1924-26 KGV 2d orange, wmk block cypher, opt SPECIMEN (type 23). F-VF fresh MUH. SG Spec N36s, SG 421S cat £100 for M, should be at least double, £200 MUH. (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
4891
Circular Delivery Company: Edinburgh 1866 Clark & Co (¼d) blue, se-tenant blk of 4, 2 diff sizes, left stamps 25mm wide & right 23½mm. VF MUH. SG CD3 cat £140 for M, should be at least double, £280 MUH. Very scarce. (4). (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
4892
Circular Delivery Company: Edinburgh 1866 Clark & Co (¼d) blue, horiz se-tenant pr, 2 diff sizes, left stamp 23½mm wide & right 25mm. VF fresh MUH. SG CD3 cat £70 for M, should be at least double, £140 MUH. Very scarce. (2). (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
4899
Locals: Leeds Globe Parcels Express ca1885 2d black on rose, inscribed '10 & 11 King Street Leeds' perf 12, with black control no. H4238. VFU, blue crayon cancel. RL-unlisted, similar pictured for Liverpool. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
4953
1881 QV Public Records 6d-£1 revenues, wmk orb or script VR, opt SPECIMEN type 9 or 11, on £1 error SPECIMEN is fully DOUBLE! VFM, affixed to part of archive page. Bft 20-23(s). Probably unique £5 specimen error. (4). (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
A$
5000
1880 '5 Cents' opt QV 8c bright orange. F fresh M, part gum. SG 23 cat £1100. Rare stamp. (P)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5045
1923 Postage Due set 1c-10c wmk script upright. VF MLH. SG D1-5 cat £130. (5). (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5046
1923-56 Postage Due set 1c-10, opt SPECIMEN, wmk script. VF fresh MLH. SG D1-D5s cat £425. Very scarce set. (5). (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5053
1938-52 KGVI set 1c-$10. VF MLH, mostly very fresh, 1st $5 & $10 darker gum as always. SG 140-62 cat £1100. (23) (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5054
1938-52 KGVI set 1c-$10, perf SPECIMEN. Superb fresh MLH. SG 140-62s cat £2750. Very rare genuine set & certificate can be obtained on request. (23) (P)
  A$2300
(US$1564)
(€1403)
(£1288)
  A$3500
(US$2380)
(€2135)
(£1960)
A$
5065
1936 Hong Kong - Australia FFC franked KGV 10c, 20c & 50c (torn) tied by 'Hong Kong 23 MR 36' cds, with flight cachet. AAMC 594b. Scarce.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
5103
1911-23 KGV 1R brown & green, plus shade & 2R carmine & brown, wmk Large Star. VFM. SG 185-87 cat £117. (3)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5104
1911-23 KGV 5R ultramarine & violet, wmk Large Star. VF fresh M. SG 188 cat £95. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5105
1911-23 KGV 15R blue & olive, wmk Large Star. F-VF fresh M. SG 190 cat £300. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
5108
1912-13 SERVICE opt KGV set 3p-25R, wmk large star, plus extras inc shades, also extra ½a-8a in strips & blks from 3-23. Mostly F-VF M/MUH, few flts. SG O73-96 cat £900+. (139). (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5123
1932-36 KGV set ½a-6a inc all 3 of the 2a wmk mult stars. VF fresh MLH. SG 232-9 cat £95. (9).
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5142
1914-22 CEF opt KGV set 3p-1R. VF fresh MLH, with 1R superb. SG C23-34 cat £350 & undercatalogued. (11) (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5157
Cochin: 1923-24 'ON CGS' opt Raja 8p/9p carmine, opt w/o serif on 'G'. VF fresh MUH, right marginal. SG O21 cat £70 for M, should be at least double, £140 MUH. (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5169
French India: 1941 'FRANCE LIBRE' red opt Paris Exhibition 12ca, error INVERTED h/s opt from 2nd printing. VFU on piece, with 'Inde Francais 16-6-1941 Pondicherry' cds. SG 157a cat £200+, Maury 152a cat €235+. Rare genuine. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5170
French India: 1941 'FRANCE LIBRE' blue opt Paris Exhib 16ca, error INVERTED h/s opt from 2nd printing. VFU on piece, with 'Inde Francais 13 6 1941 Pondicherry' cds. SG 158(var), Maury 153a cat €235+. Rare. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5171
French India: 1941 'FRANCE LIBRE' blue opt Paris Exhib 1fa12, error INVERTED h/s opt from 2nd printing. VFU on piece. SG 159(var), Maury 154a cat €235+ Rare. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5172
French India: 1941 'FRANCE LIBRE' red opt Paris Exhibition 2fa12 error INVERTED h/s opt from 2nd printing. VFU on piece. SG 160a cat £200+, Maury 155a cat €235+. Rare. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5184
French India: 1943 FRANCE LIBRE & Cross opt Pictorial set 1ca/6fab - 3fa3/6fab. VF fresh MUH. SG 210-28, Maury 234-59 cat €221. (19). (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5222
1902 'PROVISOIRE 1319' boxed h/s on 'Special Adjutant Makhsoos' provisional seal h/s Lion 1ch grey, blk of 4 with central h/s, each stamp with control h/s. VFM. Persiphila 238, Sc 160/173(var), SG 171/181(var) all unpriced. Great rarity with only 1 other example of this combination recorded. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
5231
1878-79 Tabriz Provisional Bisect usage of 'PERSANA' formular postal card with Nasser-eddin Shah 5sh black & rose, perf 12½, BISECTED irregularly (right half), with blue crayon '2½' new value m/s surch across bisect edge, tied by 'Tabriz' cds, to France with 'Moulins-la-Marche 8 MAR 79' arrival cds that also ties the bisect. Message on back dated 16/2/1879 from Alexander Stahl who was postmaster of Azerbaijan province, & who authorized/created this provisional. Sc 29(var), SG 29(var). Persiphila 23P7a. Overall in superb condition. Great rarity with only several recorded. Important item of Persia/Iran postal stationery & postal history. 2015 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$10000
(US$6800)
(€6100)
(£5600)
  A$15000
(US$10200)
(€9150)
(£8400)
A$
5234
1920-23 On State Service opt Pictorial set ½a/10pa - 2R/25Pi, wmk script. VF fresh MUH. SG O33-40 cat £225+ for M, should be at least double £450 MUH. (8). (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5241
1922-23 Free State opt KGV 4d grey-green, variety 'no accent', Thom printing. Stamp VF fresh MUH, right marginal. SG 58a cat £180 for M, should be at least double, £360 MUH. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5242
1922-23 Free State opt KGV 1d horiz coil pr, variety 'long 1 in 1922'. VF fresh MUH. SG 68/68a cat £94 for M, should be at least double, £188 MUH. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
5243
1922-23 Free State opt KGV 1½d vert coil strip of 3, variety 'long 1 in 1922' on centre stamp, plus coil join between top 2 stamps. VF fresh MUH. SG 69/69a cat £98 for M, should be at least £196 MUH, plus premium for coil join. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5267
1901 King set 1c-5L. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 62-72 cat £2230. Sass 68-78 cat €3250. Rare set. (11) (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5270
1922 Philatelic Congress opt set 10c-40c. F-VF MLH. SG 122-5 cat £1200. Sass 123-6 cat €1600. 2018 Ceremuga photo cert (4) (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5271
1922 Philatelic Congress opt set 10c-40c. F-VF M, o/c as usual. SG 122-5 cat £1200, Sass 123-6 cat €1600 for such centring. Key set seldom seen with genuine opts. (4). (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
5272
1922 Philatelic Congress opt set 10c-40c. Superb U, ea on piece with Special Trieste cds. SG 122-25 cat £1300++, Sass 123-126 cat €1600++. Rarely seen genuine set in exceptional quality. Alberto Diena AIEP photo cert. (4). (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
5273
1923 Manzoni set 10c-5L. VF fresh MUH, nice never hinged original gum, all marginal. SG 155-60 cat £900 for M, should be at least 3 times £2700 MUH, Sass 151-56 cat €3250. Key set in unusually nice quality. 5L with Dr Enzo Diena AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5274
1923 Manzoni 5L purple & black IMPERF top marginal, inverted wmk. Stamp superb fresh MUH with nice never hinged original gum, 4 huge margins. SG 160(var), Sass 156d cat €3000++, plus premium for inverted wmk. 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5276
1924 Official Franking Permit Stamps 'Cassa Nazionale Assic Inf Lavoro' set 5c-5L, for the 'National Industrial Accident Insurance Fund'. F-VF U. Sass EP17-23 cat €1500. (7). (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5314
1945-48 Work, Justice & Family 100L carmine. VFM. Sass 565 cat €230, SG 669 cat £550.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
5332
Italy & Territories: 1943-80 MUH Collection in 6 hingeless albums with republic 1945-80 totally comp in 3 luxury Bollaffi slipcase albums, Trieste Zone A 1947-54 totally comp in Marini album, San Marino 1960-80 comp in Marini album, Somalia 1950-72 comp in presentation album. Numerous rare items present starting with 1943 Provisional Govt Badoglio signature opt 50c with Raybaudi photo cert (CEI cat €10,000). 1945 Liberation Local opts range inc Aosta partisan opts Bandierra set setenant prs with Raybaudi photo cert (CEI cat €12,000), Aosta Coat of Arms & Map opts in setenant blks (€700+) etc. Then all standard issues inc 1945. Pic Def set to 100L (SG cat £1200). 1945 Express set to 60L (200). 1945 Postage Due set to 20L (£190). 1946 Parcel Post set to 20L (£275). 1946-57 Parcel Post set to 500L inc key 300L (£3500). 1947-54 Postage Due set to 500L (£550). 1948 600th Birth Anniv set (£225). 1948 Centenary set to 100L (£550) plus Express 35L (£200). 1949 Art set (£130). 1949 UPU 50L (£120). 1949 Rome Centenary 100L (£500). 1949 European Recovery set (£180). 1949 Concessional Letter set 15L & 20L (£185). 1949 Volta set (£203). 1950 UNESCO set (£139). 1950 Holy Year set (£169). 1950 Radio set (£450+). 1950 Tobacco set (£140). 1950 Provincial Occupations set (£300). 1951 Milan Fair set (£166). 1951 Gymnastic set £160). 1951 Montecassino set (£143). 1953 Concessional Post set to 110L (£840). 1954 parcel Post 1000L setenant pr wmk winged wheel (£12,000) with photo cert. 1961 South America unissued 205L rose (£2250). Somalia inc 1950 Air set to 10S (£325). 1950 Parcel Post set to 3S (£325) plus 1S setenant pr extremely rare error IMPERF between stamps & right margin (€900, only 10 known). Rare 1951 Meeting of Territorial Council special M/S of 4, unissued with special red h/s opt (cat €9000 as normal). Trieste Zone A inc 1947-48 AMG opt Pic Def set to 100L (£450). 1947-48 Postage Due set to 50L (£475). 1948 Centenary opt set to 100L (£275). 1949-52 Air opt set to 500L (£130). 1949-59 set to 1000L (£550). San Marino inc 1961 Europa sheetlet. Almost all VF fresh MUH in pristine condition. SG cat £36,000+ = A$64,000+ plus SG unlisted provisionals. Sass cat €39,000+ plus provisionals CEI cat €23,000+, total €62,000 = A$100,000! Very valuable collection offerred at a very low reserve. (2400 & 13 M/S). (P)
  A$6000
(US$4080)
(€3660)
(£3360)
  A$8000
(US$5440)
(€4880)
(£4480)
A$
5336
1924 'Cassa Nazionale d'Assic v Razioni' envelope (no flap) with Official franking Permit Stamps 25c & 50c. 'Cassa Nazionale Assic Inf Lavoro' for 'National Industrial Accident Insurance Fund' tied by 'Milano 23 3 24' cds. Registered & sent locally with arrival b/s. Sass EP19 & 21 cat €550++. Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$230
(US$156)
(€140)
(£129)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5349
Crete: 1906 'LA CANEA' opt King & Arms 1c-5L (ex 5c & 10c). VF MUH. SG ex 3-13 cat £570 for M, should be at least double, £1140 MUH, Sass ex 3-13 cat €2365. Top value with 2017 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
5358
Somalia: 1922 Lion & Elephant opt set 3b/5c/2b-60b/1L/10a. F-VF MUH. SG 23-28 cat £190 for M, should be at least double, £380 MUH, Sass 24-29 cat €400. (6) (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5379
Polish Corps in Italy: 1946 Fieldpost M/Sheet, on white good quality paper. Superb UN as made, without the usual cds on the lower 2 stamps, but with Poczta Polowa / 119 / '23.1.46' cds at top right margin. Sass F1Aa cat €1400 for this very rare combination. 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5399
Trentino: 1918-19 Bolzano Postage Due provisional black horiz 'TAXE' h/s on Austria defs 5h- 50h. VFU with part Bozen cds. Sass BZ3/23-30 cat €3410. Extremely rare. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo certs. (8). (P)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
  A$1800
(US$1224)
(€1098)
(£1008)
A$
5402
Trentino: 1918-19 Bolzano Postage Due provisional red 'TAXE 5' h/s on Italy 2c Arms. VFU, tied to piece by 'Bozen 23 12 18' cds. Sass BZ3/76 cat €400++. (2). (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5423
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on greenish-grey. Superb U, 4 margins, diamond barred pmk. SG 23 cat £110+, Sass 7 cat €120+.
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
5434
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1Sc dull rose. VFU, 4 margins, 'ROMA 23 MA 55' cds. SG 29 cat £4000+, sass 11 cat €9000 = A$14,000 cds. Rare genuine postally used top value & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5439
Papal States: 1868-70 Arms 3c black on rosy drab, with inter-sheet gutter at base. Superb fresh MLH, nice original gum, sl bends at L. SG 44 cat £12,000, Sass 23/II cat €26,000 = A$41,000+. Major classic rarity. 2008 Dr Avi SBPU photo cert. (P)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
  A$5000
(US$3400)
(€3050)
(£2800)
A$
5444
Papal States: 1864 cover franked 8b on white (3 margins) tied by barred diamond pmk with 'Roma 23 MAR 64' cds. To Venice with arrival b/s & 3 others blurred b/s. SG 26 cat £65 as loose stamp, Sass 9 cat €225 on cover.
  A$40
(US$27)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
A$
5454
Tuscany: 1851-52 Lion 60c brick-red on azure top value. VFU appearance, small expert repair in left margin, light cancel not obscuring the value. SG 23 cat £27,000 = A$50,000, Sass 9 cat €45,000 = A$70,000+. Overall an unusually nice genuine example of this major classic rarity. 2014 Bottacchi AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$2800
(US$1904)
(€1708)
(£1568)
  A$4000
(US$2720)
(€2440)
(£2240)
A$
5466
1923 Child Welfare set ½d+½d to 2½d+½d, opt SPECIMEN. VFM. SG 107a-cs cat £140. (3) (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5476
1923 Surcharge ½p on 9p ochre (SG type 7) surch in red, wmk Simple Cypher, perf 15x14, error Surch INVERTED. Fresh M, tiny gum thin, sl horiz crease, VF appearance. SG 75a(var) car £350 as normal, inverted error is unlisted & extremely rare so should be 5 times normal, est £1750. 2008 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
5477
1923 Surch 5/10 Pi h/s in black on 1922 'Arab Govt' violet opts 3m & 5Pi, plus h/s on 1923 3-line opt 3m. F-VF M/MLH. Sc 84, 87 & 85, SG 78b, 79 & 84 cat £89. Only 500-700 of the first 2 printed, 1000 of the last. (3) (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5478
1923 Opt 5/10 5p purple on Dec 1922 issue. VF MLH. SG 79 cat £10.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
5524
1935-37 KGV Pic set 1c-£1. VF fresh MLH. SG 110-23 cat £475. (14) (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5525
1935-37 KGV Pictorials to £1 (ex 30c, 50c, 1/- or 2/-), plus 5c type II. Most G-VFU, sl imperfections. SG ex 110-23 cat £610 (11) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5540
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)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
5542
1923-24 SERVICE opt KGV set ½a-15R, wmk Large Star. VF fresh M/MLH. SG O1-14 cat £850. Rare set. (14). (P)
  A$750
(US$510)
(€458)
(£420)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
5543
1923-24 'KUWAIT SERVICE' opt KGV India 10R green & scarlet, wmk Large Star. VFU with 'Kuwait 7 Jan 24' cds. SG O13 cat £450. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5544
1923-24 'KUWAIT SERVICE' opt KGV India 15R blue & olive, wmk Large Star. VFU with 'Kuwait 22 June 26' cds. SG O14 cat £700. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5554
1920 Independence surch 30R/1R part sheet of 30 with margins 3 sides, printed on reverse of unfinished banknotes, with 4 full & 5 partial notes. Superb U/CTO 'Riga 23.V.21' cds. SG 66 cat £195++, Mi 57 cat €150++, plus premium for part sheet. Purchased by vendor in 1990s for DM400 = A$330. (P)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
5557
1930 Rainis Fund Airmail set 1-2s & 15-30s,, plus Airmail set imperf, tied to reg cover by 'Kimis 23 5 30' FDI cds (day early for airs!), with h/s reg label/cachet. To Klaipeda, with arrival b/s. SG 175-80A & 181-2B cat £252+, Mi 153-8A & 159-60B cat €200+, plus premium for FDC. Purchased by vendor in 1990s for DM450 = A$375. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5558
1933 Airmen Fund memorials set 2-52s to 20-70s perf & imperf, plus Arms 2s (3), tied to reg cover by 'Riga 5 IV 33' cds, with h/s reg label/cachet. To Switzerland, with Bern arrival b/s. VF. SG 231-4 A & B cat £240+, Mi 215-18 A & B cat €200+, plus premium on cover. Purchased by vendor in 1990s for DM620 = A$520. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5583
1921 cover franked perf Pictorial 10Mk, tied by 'Wilno 23 VI 21' cds. To Moscow with arrival b/s. SG 40, Mi 40A. Rare destination. 2000 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5608
1912-23 KGV 10c purple on lemon, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 202cs cat £100. (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
5609
1912-23 KGV 45c black on blue-green, olive back, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 208as cat £80. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5610
1912-23 KGV 50c black on green, emerald back, Die II, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 209cs cat £80. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
5611
1912-23 KGV $2 green & red on yellow, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M. SG 211as cat £80. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
A$
5612
1912-23 KGV $5 green & red on green, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M. SG 212as cat £130. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
A$
5613
1912-23 KGV $5 green & red on emerald back, Die II, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 212ds cat £140. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$160
(US$109)
(€98)
(£90)
A$
5614
1912-23 KGV $25 purple & blue on blue, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VFM. SG 213s cat £550 (normal cat £2500). (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5615
1912-23 KGV $100 black & carmine on blue, wmk mult crown. VF MUH, nice never hinged original gum with beautiful deep colours. SG 214 cat £12,000 for M, should be at least double, £24,000 MUH. Key British Empire high denomination & great rarity MUH. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$18000
(US$12240)
(€10980)
(£10080)
  A$25000
(US$17000)
(€15250)
(£14000)
A$
5621
1922 Malaya-Borneo Exhibition opt KGV 5c orange, wmk Mult Crown, variety 'raised stop after Exhibition'. VF fresh MLH. SG 243c cat £23.
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$17)
(€15)
(£14)
A$
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$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5650
FMS: 1935 cover franked Tiger 4c orange pr on reverse, tied by 'Penang 23 NO 1935' cds, to India, with boxed 'TRAIN LETTER' cachet & 'Devakottai' arrival b/s.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
5661
Kedah: 1919-21 Pictorial Rice Sheaf set 1c-25c, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 15s-23s cat £170. (6). (P)
  A$130
(US$88)
(€79)
(£73)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5665
Kelantan: 1921-28 Arms set 1c-$1, opt SPECIMEN, wmk script. VF fresh MLH. SG 14s-23s cat £400. (13). (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
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$17)
(€15)
(£14)
A$
5712
Trengganu: 1921-41 Sultan $1 & $3, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M. SG 23-24 cat £142. (2). (P)
  A$90
(US$61)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
5794
1923 surch 3c/4c Pictorial, opt SPECIMEN. VFM. SG 276s cat £55.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€21)
(£20)
  A$50
(US$34)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
5808
1923 'TWO Cents' opt Raja 12c purple 2nd setting, bars ¾mm apart, variety thick narrower 'W' in 'TWO'. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 75a cat £160. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5837
1848-59 QV Post Paid 1d red, latest impression, on greyish paper. VFU, concentric circle pmk, 4 margins. SG 23 cat £800. Nice classic. (P)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
A$
5838
1848-59 QV Post Paid 1d red latest impression on greyish paper. FU, appearance, tiny thin, 4 margins, 'AND' rectangular boxed pmk. SG 23 cat £800. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5839
1848-59 QV Post Paid 1d red latest impressions on bluish paper. GU, cut close & thins. SG 23 cat £800. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5872
1903-05 opt KEVII set 5c-2P, wmk crown CA. Mostly F-VF M. SG 17-23 cat £190. (7). (P)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
5873
1903-05 opt KEVII set 5c-2P, opt SPECIMEN, wmk crown CA. VF fresh M. SG 17-23s cat £225. (7) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5879
1925-36 opt KGV GB set ½d to 1/- plus SG type 8 ½d, 2½d, 6d & 1/-, all wmk block cypher. VF M/MLH. SG 55-61 cat £235. (11) (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5886
French Currency: 1935-37 opt KGV & Seahorses set 5c-5Fr photogravure & re-engraved, being UPU distribution 'specimens' with 1Fr50, 3Fr & 5Fr opt SPECIMEN & rest normals. VF fresh M. SG 216-223, & 224-26s cat £235. (11) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5892
1916-23 opt KGV set ½d to 1/-. VF fresh MUH. SG 1-12 cat £85 for M, should be at least double, £170 MUH. (11) (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5893
1916-23 opt KGV set ½d to 1/-, plus 1d shade & 2d Die I & II. VFU/CTO. SG 1-12 cat £304. (13) (P)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5894
1916-23 opt KGV set ½d to 1/- plus centre opt set ½d-2d. VFU/CTO. SG 1-16 cat £390. (15). (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5895
1916-23 opt KGV 1d bright scarlet, error 'NAUP.U' early state due to broken R. VFU with part proper 'Pleasant Island (Nauru)' cds. SG 2a cat £1300. Extremely rare genuine used -certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
5896
1916-23 opt KGV 1d bright scarlet, setenant horiz strip of 3, middle stamp variety 'NAUP.U' instead of 'NAURU' & right stamp with broken 'N' variety. VF fresh MLH. SG 2/2a/2(var) in footnote cat £733 as singles, setenant variety multiples should be +50%, so £1100. 2007 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$575
(US$391)
(€351)
(£322)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
5897
1916-23 opt KGV 1d carmine-red, variety 'DOUBLE opt, one albino'. Superb fresh MUH, bottom marginal. SG 2b cat £325 for M, should be at least double, £650 MUH. 2003 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert of blk it came from. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5898
1916-23 opt KGV 2d orange, variety 'short N' in 'NAURU'. VF fresh M. SG 4 footnote cat £30.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$20)
(€18)
(£17)
A$
5899
1916-23 opt KGV 2d orange Die I horiz marginal strip of 3 with error 'NAUP.U' on centre stamp, plus right stamp 'broken N'. VF fresh 2 MLH, centre variety MUH. SG 4/4a cat £455 for M variety, should be at least £900 MUH single, plus premium for positional strip. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
5900
1916-23 opt KGV 5d yellow-brown, setenant horiz strip of 3, middle stamp variety 'NAUP.U' instead of 'NAURU' & right stamp with broken 'N' variety. VF fresh M. SG 9/9a/9(var) cat £2312+ as singles, while such setenant variety multiples should be +50% so £3468. Extremely rare. 2007 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$2200
(US$1496)
(€1342)
(£1232)
  A$3000
(US$2040)
(€1830)
(£1680)
A$
5901
1916-23 opt KGV 6d purple, error 'NAUP.U' early state due to broken R, from diff than usual position. F-VF MLH, tropicalised gum. SG 10a cat £1600. Very rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5902
1916-23 opt KGV set ½d-2d, opt in centre. Superb fresh MUH. SG 13-16 cat £70 for M, should be at least £140 MUH. (4). (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
A$
5903
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing. Superb MUH with pristine never hinged original gum. SG 18 cat £11,000 for M, should be at least double, £22,000 MUH. Great rarity as only 60 issued of which most were used, & believed to be the only known perfect quality example in MUH condition. 1978 BPA photo cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$13000
(US$8840)
(€7930)
(£7280)
  A$25000
(US$17000)
(€15250)
(£14000)
A$
5904
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing, opt SPECIMEN. VF MUH, evenly tropicalised gum. SG 18s cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MUH (normal cat £11,000 M). Key stamp. (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5905
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MLH. SG 18s cat £1000 (normal £11,000). Key stamp. (P)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
5906
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 sepia-brown, DLR printing, opt SPECIMEN. VF UN. SG 19s cat £350. (P)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
A$
5907
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 sepia-brown, DLR printing, opt SPECIMEN. F MLH. SG 19s cat £350. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5908
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- bright carmine & 10/- pale blue, DLR printing. VF M/MLH. SG 20, 22, 23 cat £420. (3). (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
5909
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 to 10/-, with specialised shade & printings inc DLR 2/6 deep yellow-brown, 2/6 yellow-brown & 2/6 brown (2 diff), 5/- pale carmine & 5/- bright carmine, 10/- pale blue & 10/- deep bright blue. Also BW printing 2/6 chocolate-brown & 2/6 pale brown. VF M/MUH. SG 20, 20(var), 21, 22, 22(var), 23, 23d, 24, 25 cat £1400++ as cheapest, the 2/6 deep yellow-brown is a rare shade that is stupidly unlisted by SG under Nauru, but fully listed as basic stamp under GB. This scarce shade should be rated same as SG 19, so est cat £1930. (10). (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1200
(US$816)
(€732)
(£672)
A$
5910
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 distinct shades 2/6 deep yellow-brown, 2/6 yellow-brown & 2/6 brown from DLR printings. The deep yellow-brown is a rare shade which is stupidly unlisted by SG under Nauru but fully listed as basic stamp under GB. VF MLH. SG 20, 20(var), 21 cat £210+++ as cheapest, scarce shade should be rated same as SG 19, so est cat £740. (3) (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5911
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- carmine & 10/- blue, DLR printing. F-VF M/MLH. SG 20, 22 & 23 cat £420. (3) (P)
  A$220
(US$150)
(€134)
(£123)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
5912
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- carmine & 10/- deep bright blue. VF M/MLH. SG 20, 22, 23d cat £670. (3) (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5913
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- carmine & 10/- deep bright blue DLR printing, plus 2/6 brown BW printing. VFM. SG 20, 22, 23d, 25 cat £750. (4) (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
5914
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 to 10/-, DLR printings. VF MUH, sl darker gum. SG 20-23 cat £420 for M, should be at least double, £840 MUH. (3) (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
5915
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- carmine & 10/- deep bright blue, DLR printings. VF fresh MUH. SG 20, 22, 23d cat £670 for M, should be at least double, £1340 MUH. (3) (P)
  A$600
(US$408)
(€366)
(£336)
  A$900
(US$612)
(€549)
(£504)
A$
5916
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses set 2/6 yellow-brown, 5/- bright carmine & 10/- pale blue, DLR printing. VF MUH. SG 20, 22, 23 cat £420 for M, should be at least double, £840 MUH. (3). (P)
  A$550
(US$374)
(€336)
(£308)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
5917
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 5/- carmine, DLR printing. VF MUH, R marginal. SG 22 cat £100 for M, should be at least double, £200 MUH. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5918
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 5/- bright carmine, DLR printing. VF MUH. SG 22 cat £100 for M, should be at least £200 MUH. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5919
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 5/- bright carmine, DLR printing, opt SPECIMEN. VFM. SG 22s cat £325. (P)
  A$200
(US$136)
(€122)
(£112)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
5920
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- pale blue, DLR printing. VF MLH. SG 23 cat £250. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
A$
5921
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 chocolate-brown, BW printing, error DOUBLE opt, one ALBINO, impressions mostly overlapping. VF fresh M. SG 24b cat £500. Very rare variety & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5922
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 pale brown, BW printing. VF MLH, L marginal. SG 25 cat £80. (P)
  A$45
(US$31)
(€27)
(£25)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
5923
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 pale brown, BW printing. VF fresh MLH. SG 25 cat £80. (P)
  A$45
(US$31)
(€27)
(£25)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
5924
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 2/6 pale brown, BW printing. VF fresh MLH. SG 25 cat £80. (P)
  A$45
(US$31)
(€27)
(£25)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
5926
1937-54 Ship set ½d to 10/-, shiny paper, plus ½d perf 14. VFU/CTO. SG 26-39B cat £235. (15) (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
5976
1914-15 'GRI 3d' 5mm opt DNG Yacht 30pf black & orange on buff, blk of 4, setting II, pos 1-2. Mostly F-VF fresh 1MLH/3MUH, tiny ink marks, left marginal. Mi 8II, SG 23 cat £680 for M singles, MUH should be at least double, £1190 for this blk, plus premium for rare multiple. Only 661 printed. 2011 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$275
(US$187)
(€168)
(£154)
  A$400
(US$272)
(€244)
(£224)
A$
5987
1915-16 opt KGV ½d green single wmk forme of 30 from 4th opt setting, 1st state, with 'hollow stops' on pos 2, 6 (after both W & S), 12, 16 (after both W & S), 18 (very thin circle) & 20. All very clear plus the 6 central abc strips. Host stamps plated as Electro 3, right pane pos 1-30 with 'PLATE CRACK through left value tablet' & 'kangaroo's legs & paws' MUH (pos 9, cat $5500+), 'clubbed fraction bar at left' MUH (pos 11, cat $3000+)m 'retouched LL cnr' MUH (3R19) & 'fractured LR cnr' M (3R25). Total ACSC cat $10,750 as unopt M singles, plus large premium MUH. Superb fresh 7MLH/23MUH. Extremely rare multiple with less than 10 blks recorded. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1700
(US$1156)
(€1037)
(£952)
  A$2700
(US$1836)
(€1647)
(£1512)
A$
6005
1918-23 opt KGV ½d pale green single wmk 2 formes of 30 from the 5th opt setting comprising right side of Electro 4 with ACSC listed varieties (6) inc 'white flaw in LVT' (4R10), 'notch in Kangaroo's tail' (R13), '8 wattles at left' (R34), 'barb on right fraction bar' (R40) & 'white spot before 2 in RVT' (R55). ACSC cat $450 as non opt single flaws. F-VF MLH/MUH. SG 65. (2 formes of 30)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£34)
  A$120
(US$82)
(€73)
(£67)
A$
6006
1918-23 opt KGV 1d carmine-red, Die II, substituted cliche (plate 2, pos R6/4). F-VF M. SG 103ba cat £1000. Rare. (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$700
(US$476)
(€427)
(£392)
A$
6007
1918-23 opt KGV 4d orange, variety 'line through Four Pence'. VFU with oval radio station cancel. SG 104a cat £1300. (P)
  A$550
(US$374)
(€336)
(£308)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
6008
1918-23 opt KGV 4d orange, variety 'line through Four Pence'. VFU, 2 pinhole punctures from pmk. Rabaul SE 1920 cds. SG 104a cat £1300. Very rare. (P)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
6009
1918-23 opt Kangaroo 2½d 3rd wmk, plate 2, left pane pos 31-60 forme of 30 with major error '1 of ½ omitted' on 3rd stamp (pos 33). VF 8M/22MUH inc variety being nice MUH. SG 107/107a cat £14,165 as M singles, should be at least double, for the MUH, thus £28,000 for this, plus premium for pane with variety. This is the most important positional variety of all the Kangaroo issues, so very important item both for New Guinea & Australian specialists. Holcombe photo cert. (P)
  A$15000
(US$10200)
(€9150)
(£8400)
  A$25000
(US$17000)
(€15250)
(£14000)
A$
6010
1918-23 opt KGV 1d carmine-red, 5th setting plate 2 pane IV, pos 35, die I substituted cliche with Rabaul cds. U, thinned, nice appearance. SG 103a cat £650, retail $850. (P)
  A$180
(US$122)
(€110)
(£101)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
6011
1918-23 opt Kangaroo £1 brown & pale blue, 3rd wmk. VF fresh MUH, with pristine never hinged original gum & nice original colours. SG 118 cat £4500 for M, should be at least double, £9000 MUH. Only 1 printing of 960 stamps issued, many of which were remaindered & officially destroyed. Without doubt the finest example we have seen offered in any auction. Great rarity in MUH condition & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$9000
(US$6120)
(€5490)
(£5040)
  A$12000
(US$8160)
(€7320)
(£6720)
A$
6012
1918-23 opt KGV ½d green LM wmk group of 2 formes of 30 from 5th opt setting, Electro 5, pos R1-30 with plating varieties 'colour spot in left frame behind kangaroo's head' (pos 5 R3), 'notch in right frame near wattle stem' (R4) & 'notch in UR frame' (R29). VF fresh MLH (6)/MUH (24) & Electro 6 pos 31-60 with plating varieties 'white flaw at base of emu's neck' (pos 6 R39), 'prominent white flaw on kangaroo's leg' (R45), '8 wattles at right' (R49) & 'prominent white flaw on kangaroo's foot' (R58). SG 119. The 4 cnr stamps M minor tones, other 26 fresh MUH. A scarce VF reconstruction of the right pane of Electro 5. Total SG cat £300, plus huge premium for the varieties, which cat non-opt A$525 for M. (2 formes of 30)
  A$250
(US$170)
(€153)
(£140)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
A$
6013
1918-23 opt KGV ½d green LM wmk INVERTED, forme of 30 from 5th opt setting, Electro 5 pos R1-30 with plating varieties 'colour spot in left frame behind kangaroo' (pos 5R3), 'notch in right frame opp wattle stem' (R4), 'rounded UL cnr' (R14), 'notch in UR frame' (R29). VF 17M/13MUH. SG 119w cat £3900 as M singles & should be at least double, MUH £6240. £5590 = A$10,000. Very rare pane. (P)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
6014
1918-23 opt KGV ½d green, LM wmk forme of 30 from 5th opt setting, electro 5 pos L1-30 inc ACSC listed varieties 'white flaw on kangaroo's back' (pos 5 L11), 'spot on kangaroo's back' (L16) & '8 wattles at left' (L17). VF fresh 3M/27MUH. SG 119
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6015
1918-23 opt KGV ½d green, LM wmk inverted. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 119w cat £130 for M, should be at least £260 MUH. (P)
  A$100
(US$68)
(€61)
(£56)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6016
1918-23 opt KGV ½d green LM wmk INVERTED, forme of 30 from 5th opt setting, Electro 5 pos L31-60 with 'CRACKED ELECTRO through left wattles' & again in 'kangaroo's nose' MUH (pos 5L46). An intermediate state of the crack, not illustrated in ACSC & not seen on stamps w/o NWPI opts. VF fresh 12M/18MUH, UR cnr blk of 4 was added from another pane. SG 119W cat £3900 as M singles & should be at least double, MUH £6240 = A$11,500 plus premium for wmk inverted cracked electro. An outstanding rarity & possibly unique multiple. (P)
  A$1300
(US$884)
(€793)
(£728)
  A$2000
(US$1360)
(€1220)
(£1120)
A$
6038
1939 Bulolo Airmail 5/- olive-brown blk of 4. VFU, 'Bulolo 9 JU 40' cds. SG 223 cat £640 as singles. Extremely rare multiple (P)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$1000
(US$680)
(€610)
(£560)
A$
6147
1894 Opobo River Bisect provisional '½' on QV 1d pale blue (left vertical half), perf 14. VFU, on piece tied by 'Opobo River AU 23 94' cds. SG 58c cat £350+. Rare genuine as only 240 printed. (P)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
  A$450
(US$306)
(€275)
(£252)
A$
6195
1900 'VRI 4d' opt Tree 4d ultramarine, 2nd setting raised stops, thin 'V', FULL SHEET of 240 (4 panes of 60), with plate no 1 & sheet no 4, varieties level stops on 3 stamps & raised & level stops on 8. Stamps VF fresh 3M/237MUH. SG 118/118a/118b cat £824 as M singles/pairs, MUH should be at least double, £1600+ for this sheet. Extremely rare as a full sheet & great for specialist study.
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
A$
6199
1948 Independence 1R red IMPERF horiz pr. Superb MUH. SG 23(var). Rare as only 1 sheet known. (P)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
  A$300
(US$204)
(€183)
(£168)
A$
6203
1923 Postage Due 13m blue, error IMPERF between horiz pr. Superb fresh M. SG D5a cat £1100. Extremely rare as only 1 column existed. 2012 Ceremuga photo cert (P)
  A$800
(US$544)
(€488)
(£448)
  A$1100
(US$748)
(€671)
(£616)
A$
6236
1930 Airmail opt on 1/- sepia & olive, Harrison printing, error opt INVERTED, from position 23. VF fresh MLH, nice original gum. SG 117a cat £15,000+. Only 1 sheet of 40 printed & the 'inverted aeroplane' is the most famous error of Papua. Exp Sanabria, plus copy of 2016 PF/NY photo cert, while new AIEP expert photo cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$11000
(US$7480)
(€6710)
(£6160)
  A$15000
(US$10200)
(€9150)
(£8400)
A$
6248
1918-27 Covers inc 1918 franked mono-colour 2d & 2½d, bicolour 1d & 3d tied 'Kulumadau 23 MAY 18' cds, to England. 1922 Franked ½d, 1d, 2d & 2½d colour changeling tied 'Port Moresby 21 FEB 22' cds to Samoa. 1927 Franked ½d, 1d & 1½d tied 'Samarai 21 JUN 27' cds to Czecho- slovakia. SG cat £11 as loose stamps & 'from x6-8' on cover. (3)
  A$80
(US$54)
(€49)
(£45)
  A$150
(US$102)
(€92)
(£84)
A$
6280
1973 Telecommunications set 7c blk of 4, 9c & 30c imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, original Courvoisier printers proof folder, & issued set to compare. SG 231a, 235-6(p). Extremely rare - 1st we have seen. (12). (P)
  A$350
(US$238)
(€214)
(£196)
  A$500
(US$340)
(€305)
(£280)
A$
6293
1994 Opts varieties group with 21t/80t Shell LL cnr vertical strip of 3 with black opt ink smear, 1995 opt Bird thick 21t/45t with opt 'comma' plus 1995 Tourism LL cnr imprint blks of 9 (2) both missing value, 1 blk also with extra opt ink blobs at LL. VF fresh MUH. SG 734, 756a & 751, 751b & 752 cat £235+. (4 items)
  A$110
(US$75)
(€67)
(£62)
  A$170
(US$116)
(€104)