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Orange Free State: 1868-97 Mint Collection 1868-97 Tree inc ½d brown, ½d yellow plus shade, 1d brown (2 shades) & 1d purple. 1881 1d on 5/-. 1896 ½d opt 3d range of types inc vert se-tenant pr plus varieties opt double (2). 1890-91 1d on 3d. 1882 3d on 4d. 1897 2½d on 3d. 1896 Halve penny opt plus varieties no bar & 'Peuny' for 'Penny'. All diff inc shades & types. Mostly F-VF M/UN, sl mixed condition on some. SG cat £358. (23) (P)
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534
British Empire: 1870s-1960s Mint selection on s/cards. Diverse range inc Cameroon 1915 CEF opt Yachts to 8d/8pf. South Africa 1938 Voortrekker set in horiz prs. British Honduras 1888-91 QV Large Numeral opt 20c & 50c. KUT 1941-42 SA opt set in horiz prs. Rhodesia 1896-97 Arms 2d, Bijawar 1935-36 Raja Roulette set to 2a. Cape 1902-04 KEVII ½d to 2½d. Labuan inc 1902-03 Crown 1c, 8c & 12c. Rhodesia 1898 Arms 10/- & 1892-93 Arms ½d, 2d & 8d. Transvaal 1900 VRI opt Arms to 10/-. New Guinea 1931 Dated Bird MUH to 1/- inc prs. Fiji 1950s-60s QEII to £1. Almost all F-VF fresh M/MUH, with lots earlier MUH present. SG cat £1900+ = A$3400+, plus premium for the earlier MUH. (585)
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545
British Honduras: 1865-1901 QV collection. 1865 6d & 1/- no wmk. 1872-79 3d, 4d, 6d & 1/- wmk crown CC. 1882-87 1d blue, 1d red, 4d & 1/- wmk crown CA. 1888 sm numeral surch 3c/3d & 10c/6d. 1888 TWO on 50c on 1/-. 1888-91 Large numeral surch to 50c. 1891-1901 Tablet to $1. All diff. Most G-VF U. SG cat £1300+. (27) (P)
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577
China - Empire: 1878-95 Privately printed classic collection on old 'tourist sheet' with 1878 Large Dragon set 1ca, 3ca & 5ca. 1885 Small Dragon set 1ca, 3ca & 5ca. 1894 Dowager set 1ca-24ca. Formosa 1888 Horse & Dragon 20c green & red. 1895 Black Flag issue in green, orange & purple. All diff. Most F-VF 'U'. SG cat £9200+ as original. Interesting early forgeries. (20)
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648
France: 1849-1990s Collection/accumulation in 3 s/books. 1849-52 Ceres 15c, 20c & 25c, imperf. 1852 President 25c. 1853-60 Emperor to 40c imperf inc shades & pmks. 1862 Emperor no wreath to 80c. 1871-76 Ceres to 80c. 1876-1900 P & C to 1Fr. 1900-23 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 10Fr. 1929-33 Building to 10Fr. Also Algeria & Tunisia ranges inc Tunisia 1888-98 Arms to 25c. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £8100+ = A$14,500+. (7350+)
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668
German States - Bavaria: 1849-1911 Collection inc 1849 Numeral 1Kr black. 1849-62 Numeral 3Kr blue (4 diff shades) & 6Kr brown (2 shades). 1850-58 Numeral set to 18Kr. 1862-63 New Colours Numeral set to 18Kr plus shades. 1867-69 Arms to 18Kr imperf plus 1874 1Mk imperf. 1870-75 Arms to 18Kr perf, plus 1875 1Mk perf. 1876-1911 Arms to 80pf plus shades & printings. 1881-1911 Arms high 2Mk (2 shades), 3Mk & 5Mk. Postage Dues 1870 1Kr & 3Kr. 1888-1903 Arms opt set to 10pf. Also Returned Letter stamps inc Arms from various towns, plus rectangular type-set issues. All diff inc shades & wmks. Most F-VF M/U, with 90%+ U. SG cat £6800+ = A$12,000+. (90) (P)
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672
Germany: Private Post Collection 1862-1900 in s/book. Good coverage of the diff posts with many scarcer issues. Altona 1889 Poets & Musician set to 1Mk, Bergedorf 1887 Animal set to 15pf. Berlin 1884 Packet Post (15pf), 1891 Stenographers Triangle stamp (Mi cat €250). 1896 Bookbinders Arms stamp. Berlin-Warmuth Post 1888 20pf (€150) & 1890 5pf (€150). Berlin-Butchers Union 1887 & 1888 issues. Bochum 1888 Mourning issues set for Kaiser Wilhelm I. Breslau 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf (1st stamp with a Judaica thematic). 1897 Kaiser's Jubilee. Bromberg 1896-97 Hansa Post issues. Chemnitz 1889 Kaiser's Birthday set. Colln 1888 Type-set. Dresden 1862 Express type-set 1ngr with counterfoil (€250). 1889 800th Anniv set. Erfurt 1891 Shooters stamp. 1895 Thuringen Volksblatt 2pf Frankfurt. 1890 & 1876 Lepzig Fair Charity stamps (used for only 1 week each), 1887 Cyclist 1pf. 1888 Emperor Embossed proofs (4 diff colours). Gera 1893 Courier Bird 3pf (€250). Giessen 1890 Von Liebig 3pf (€150). Hamburg is well covered in many posts inc 1888 Hamburg View 5Mk & 1893 Max Warming School post 3pf FULL SHEET. Konigsburg 1897 Kaiser's Jubilee 3pf, plus Lubeck 1897 Jubilee 3pf, 1888 Portrait set in vert gutter prs. Mainz 1889 Grand Duke & 1889 Music Director stamps (world's 1st photo-produced stamps). Offenbach 1890 Packet Express 5pf (€600). Posen 1897 Jubilee 3pf (€200), Schwaan 1899 Bird 3pf (€200). Wiesbaden 1887 Medical Congress 3pf (world's 1st medical stamp). Most diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. MI cat €16,000+ = A$28,000+. Many scarcer & seldom offered posts. (1340) (P)
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743
Indian States - Gwalior: Postal History showing various h/s, pmks etc with a Cobra inc ruined 1st Postcard with 'refused' & various Due h/s, 1888 type postcards (5) inc boxed DLO snake cachets, other QV-KGVI opt cards (10) & opt QV Envelopes (5), KEVII & KGV Reg Envelope, other covers & cards (9) inc range of Due h/s inc with snake, pmk interest. Typical poor to VFU. (30)
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925
Portuguese Colonies - Macao: 1884-1903 Collection inc 1884 Crown to 300R, plus 1885 New Colours to 80R. 1884 '800 Reis' opt in circle on 100R. 1885 Surch set 5R/25R to 20R/50R diag surch. 1885 Surch set 5/25R & 10/50R. 1887 Surch set 5R/80R to 20R/80R. 1887 5R/100R & 10R/200R. 1887 Opt Fiscal stamps 5R/60R, 10R/10R, 10R/60R & 40R/20R, all with value tablets attached.1888 Embossed to 300R. 1892 30/200R. 1894 New Currency opt to 47a/300R. 1894 Figures to 300R. 1898 400th Anniv to 24a. 1898-1903 Carlos to 78a, plus New Colours. 1892-93 Newspaper opt to 2½ on 80r. 1893 Newspaper 2½r & 1894 ½a on 2½R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, sl mixed in parts. SG cat £4100+ = A$7350+. Many scarce stamps. (101) (P)
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955
South Asia: 1888-1972 Collections with Burma (SG cat £1000) inc 1937 opt KGV to 5R M & to 2R U, Officials to 1R M, 1938 Pics to 10R U, 1945 & '46 sets, 1947 opt set both M & U plus Officials set U. Ceylon (£600) inc QV (7M), KEVII M to 50c, KGV M/U to 2R, 1935 Pics M/U to 1R, KGVI to 5R U, then near comp to 1972. Plus Maldives (£58). Mostly F-VF M/U, almost all diff. SG cat £1660. (730)
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959
Spain: 1847-1945 Revenue collection annotated in album with excellent coverage of issues inc Colonies. Justice Courts 1869 to 100m. Sales Tax 1875-77 Kings to 50c, Foreign Bills 1862 'GIRO' Arms to 200R, 1867 Queen 50c & 1E50, 1870 Arms to 2E, plus 1874 Impuesto h/s opt to 2E50. Movil (Revenue) 1888-1945 Arms. Cheques 1925 Arms. Receipts 1862-75 Queen & Arms. War Tax 1874-76 King & Arms. Stocks & Shares 1893-98 Arms to 12p. Invoices 1920s-44 Arms. Medicines 1930s-40s Microscopes to 40c. Nice range of Control Stamps, a variety of Towns in black, blue, green & red. Insurance Policies 1867-1904 extensive range of large size Pictorial & Allegoricals to 50pf inc adhesives & cut outs from stamped documents. Advertisements 1872-74 Madrid Arms issues. Notaries 1847-62 range inc interesting 'book' designs, plus Zaragoza Municipals. Good coverage of Judicials 1856-81 inc 1856 Arms to 15R & 1865 'Justice' to 100R. Colonies inc Cuba with 1865 Police Arms to 51p. Foreign Bill 1881 Arms to 2P50c, plus 1868 to 8E. Business Books 1877-79 Arms to 7P. Bills of Lading 1894-95 blk of 4 with sheet no. Insurance Policy from 1894. Philippines 1880-91 Foreign Bills to 3P75c. Acknowledgements from 1864 Queens. Provisional Tax h/s on Kings. Puerto Rico 1882 Foreign Bills to 1P. Invoices 1892-94 Large Pics. Also Philippine Revolution 1898-99 Postage, Telegraph & Revenues. Most diff, extras inc blks, prs etc. Most F-VF M/U, far above average than most poor condition revenue collections. Plenty scarce items. (875).
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1669
1888-89 Centenary 1d lilac, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electro types. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 253(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
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1670
1888-89 Centenary 1d green imperf proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 253(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
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1671
1888 Centenary Emu 2d blue POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11 on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, light part '1134' numeral cancel of 'The Exchange', plus normal to compare. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare specialist item. (2) (P)
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1672
1888 Centenary 2d Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare item for specialist. (P)
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1673
1888-84 QV Centenary 6d blue imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electros. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
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1674
1888-89 Carrington 20/- Cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' sideways, perf 10. Superb M. SG 262 cat £750. Unusually nice. (P)
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1675
1888-89 Carrington 20/- blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
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1676
1888-89 Carrington 20/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
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1677
1888-89 Carrington 20/- red, imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special Master Die Proof mini plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded (P)
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1679
1888-90 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '5/-' sideways from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O48 cat £1100. Rare as only 208 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
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1714
1897 Money Order form from Junee (No 374) for £1.10/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by double ring horiz oval 'Junee 22 MAR 97 NSW' cds, cashed at Hobart with paying office cds & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Some edge aging at right on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
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1715
1897 Money Order from Picton for 5/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d (m/s cancel) with violet 'MOO & GSB 20 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s at UL. Cashed at Hobart with paying office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 departure & March 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)
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1735
Postmarks Numerals: Andersen Collection Part III in 5 large volumes with around 1150 diff, 1 to 2094 plus many cancel variations with RRRRR (11 diff), 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. (3950 items). (P)
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2102
1888 QV £1 lilac & black, top value. VFU, 'Kuruman JY 26 88 Bechuanaland' cds. SG 20 cat £800. Rare high value. (P)
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2103
1888 QV £1 Lilac & black. Superb fresh VF MLH. SG 20 cat £900. Rare stamp in unusually nice quality. (P)
  A$800
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2104
1888 'Protectorate' opt QV 2/6 green & black. VFM. SG 48 cat £600. Rare stamp. 2018 Ceremuga photo-cert. (P)
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2162
1888 '4D' h/s St Ursula 1/- black & rose-carmine, on white paper. VFU, 'A01' barred pmk. SG 42d cat £225. (P)
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2278
1888-90 QV Surch set 'TWO CENTS' & bar on 4c rose & QV '2 Cents' on 4c rose, opt SPECIMEN diag. VF fresh M. SG 209s & 211s cat £65. (2) (P)
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2630
1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, letters DL-LD, wmk. Three Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, oval pmk. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500 wmk orbs 1s many times scarcer than wmk Crowns. Exp Engel. (P)
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2771
Chamba: Postal Stationery - Envelopes: 1888 Chamba State opt, sun with even rays on envelopes QV ½a green, & 1a brown size b. UN, ½a VF, 1a toned. H & G B2 & 3a. (2)
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2779
Faridkot: Postal Stationery Postcards Faridkot State & Arms opt 1891 QV ¼a brown M & U, 1901 w/o 'East' ½a single & double reply VF UN plus 1927 use of KGV ½a India card w/o opt but with Faridkot pmk. 1888 opt QV Reg Envelope size F (flap flts). 1st 2 & Reg Envelope flts, others F-VF. H&G 5,7,8 & C1. (6)
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2780
Gwalior: Postal Stationery Postcards 1892 new arms on card QV ¼a single plus double-reply in 2 shades, envelopes 1886 QV 1a brown with brown arms opt, 1888 all black opt QV ½a 2 sizes, 1a brown 2 sizes plus on blue stock. F-VF UN. H&G 7, 8, B6, 9-13. (9)
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2782
Jind: Postal Stationery: 1888 Envelope ½a green opt Jhind State & Arms, also Reg Envelope 2a same opt. UN. H&G B7 & C1. (2)
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3070
1888-97 Brooke set 1c-$1. VF M/MLH, mostly very fresh & unusually nice colours. SG 8-21 cat £600. Rare set. (14) (P)
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3071
1888-97 Brooke $2 green & blue, $5 green & violet & $10 green & carmine, unissued set of high values. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum & excellent colours. SG 21a-21c cat £3800 for M, should be at least double, £7600 MUH. Greatly under-catalogued as it is an extremely rare set, only 1 sheet of 60 of ea printed. 2017 Ceremuga photo certs. (P)
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