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WORLD: FRANCE - COLONIES & POs
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Description
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4114
1943 Committee of National Liberation Aid to Resistance 1.50 + 98.50Fr sheetlet of 10 with decorative borders. Stamps VF MUH, edge tabs at top & base hinge reinforced. SG 87 cat £480 as M singles, should be at least double, £960 MUH. Maury 6 cat €600 as singles, plus big premium for rare sheet. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4115
1945 Omnibus President Eboue set 2Fr & 25Fr IMPERF, issued for French Equatorial Africa, French West Africa, Cameroon, Somali Coast, Guadeloupe, Guyana, French India, Madagascar, Martinique, New Caledonia, French Oceania, Reunion & St Pierre. VF fresh MUH, all 4 margins. SG unlisted as imperf sets, Maury cat €876. (26). (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
4116
Algeria: 1941 View of Algiers 30c-1Fr. Epreuve de Luxes. VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves attached. SG 170-72(p), Maury 166-68EPL. (3).
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4117
Algeria: 1942 Petain 1Fr50 black-brown with blank value Epreuvre de Artiste sunken DIE PROOF (110x160mm), signed by engraver. VF fresh UN as made. SG 202(p), Maury 199(p). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4118
Antarctic: 1956-60 Kerguelen Seal 25Fr vertical proof strip of 5, top 2 in blue, 3rd maroon, 4th brown-black last blue & brown. VF MUH. SG 14(p) cat £750. Maury 18(p) cat €750 both as normals. (5) (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4119
Antarctic: 1956-71 Epreuve de Artiste with Seal 25Fr black & 1971 Fish 22Fr brown, 35Fr bright violet & 135Fr bright blue. Ea signed by engraver & with embossed cachet. VF UN as made. SG 14, 64 & 67-8(p). Maury 18, 43-45(p). Very rare. (4) (P)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
4120
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).
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
A$
4121
Antarctic: 1965 ITU Centenary 30Fr IMPERF. VF fresh MUH, top marginal with 4 margins. SG 39(var) normal perf cat £225, Maury A9nd cat €400. (P)
  A$110
(US$80)
(€68)
(£61)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4122
Antarctic: 1965 ITU 30Fr imperf cnr marginal with decorative margin, plus imperf proof in blue-green, olive & brown. VF fresh MUH. SG 39 cat £450 as 2 perf normals. Maury A9 cat €800 as 2 imperf normals. (2) (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4123
Antarctic: 1968 D'Urville 30Fr, plus imperf proof in pale blue. VF fresh MUH. SG 44/44(p). Maury 28/28(p) cat €500 as 2 imperf normals. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4124
Antarctic: 1972 Crozet Is set 100Fr & 250Fr, IMPERF. Superb fresh MUH cnr marginal, 4 huge margins. SG 78-79(var), Maury A27nd-28nd cat €325++. (2).
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4125
Antarctic: 1984 Anniv of Manned Flight set 3Fr50 & 7Fr80 sheetlet of 10 with illustrated gutter. VF fresh MUH. SG 190-91 cat £40.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
4126
Antarctic: 1999 Tourism booklet of 12 panes. VF fresh MUH. Maury 263A cat €125, SG SB1 cat £120.
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£14)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
A$
4127
Antarctic: 2001 Adelie Land booklet of 16 panes. VF fresh MUH. Maury 323A cat €110, SG SB3 cat £170.
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£14)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
A$
4128
China POs: 1894-1920s inc 1894 opt P&C to 5Fr M/U inc extras (SG cat £640), 1901 Postage Due set (£75), 1903 'A Percevoir' opts U inc 15c SG D52A (£1300) & 5c SG D62A (£900), 1902 to 2Fr, 1907-21 Surch range. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £3500 = A$6500. (112) (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4129
Comoros: 1992 Olympics uncut blk of 4 M/sheets or sheetlet, with Boxing 1500Fr sheetlet of 4 w/o gold overlay, plus M/S with gold & Waterpolo M/S (2). VF fresh MUH. Mi 1003A, Blk 379A & 380A. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
4130
Equatorial Africa: 1940 'Afrique Francaise Libre' opt Airmail 4F50 error opt DOUBLE. VF fresh MLH. SG 158a cat £325, Maury A11b cat €335. Only 1 sheet of 50 recorded. Exp Brun AIEP. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4131
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$730)
(€620)
(£550)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
A$
4132
Fezzan: 1946 Mosque & Fort 3Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, signed by engraver. SG 29(p), Maury 26EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4133
Fezzan: 1946 Mosque & Fort 5Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, signed by engraver. SG 30(p), Maury 27EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4134
Fezzan: 1946 Mosque & Fort 6Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, signed by engraver. SG 31(p), Maury 28EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4135
Fezzan: 1946 Mosque & Fort 10Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made, signed by engraver. SG 32(p), Maury 29EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4136
Fezzan: 1946 Camel & Map 15Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made. SG 33(p), Maury 30EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4137
Fezzan: 1946 Camel & Map 20Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made. SG 34(p), Maury 31EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4138
Fezzan: 1946 Camel & Map 40Fr blue Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made. SG 36(p), Maury 33EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4139
Fezzan: 1946 Camel & Map 50Fr black Epreuvre de Artiste. VF fresh UN as made signed by engraver. SG 37(p), Maury 34EPA. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4140
Gabon: 1910 Pictorial 'Congo Francais Gabon' set 1c-5Fr. VF fresh MLH. SG 33-48 cat £800, Maury 33-48 cat €1450. Only 2700 sets printed & key issue in unusually nice quality. (16). (P)
  A$550
(US$402)
(€341)
(£303)
  A$750
(US$548)
(€465)
(£413)
A$
4141
Guinea: 1996 Olympics uncut blk of 3 M/sheets & a sheetlet, with Runner 1500Fr blk of 4, plus M/S, & Equestrian 1500Fr M/S (2). VF fresh MUH. Mi 1440K1bA & Blk 478-9. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
4142
Guiana-Amazonia: c1895 Local Post 5c green & 50c orange, issued to carry letters by rail from Carseveire to Pera. 5c U with 'Amazonie 10 AVRIL 00 Firmine' cds & 50c M, both with tears but VF appearance. Maury 1&4 cat €520. Rare. (2). (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4143
Indian Settlements: 1923-28 '1 FANON 12 CACHES' opt Pic 75c black & blue, error opt DOUBLE. VF fresh MLH. SG 78a cat £170. Yv 71a cat €220 & under-catalogued as only sheet discovered. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4144
Indian Settlements: 1942-43 FRANCE LIBRE & Lorraine Cross opt Pictorial set 2ca- 5R, plus 20ca opt blue & Paris Exhibition 8ca-2fa (no 16ca), plus New York Fair (2). VF fresh MUH. SG 164-180 (ex 189),193-95, Maury 201-18, ex 219-25 cat €285. (14). (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4145
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$80)
(€68)
(£61)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4146
Indian Settlements: 1952 Passport Revenue 3Rs & 10Rs top values. F-VF fresh MUH. Bft 8-9. CEPF 8-9 cat €500+. Very rare. (2) (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
4147
India: 1892-1954 Collection/accumulation with 1892-1907 P&C set M (SG cat £230), 1903 surch 5c (2), 10c & 40c on P&C M (£1775), 1914-22 Pic set, Red Cross opts (9), 1923-28 surch (37, £125) & Dues 2 sets, 1929 Pic set & Dues 2+ sets M, 1937 Exhib set & M/S (2 of ea), 1941 France Libre 1st opts M (26, £125), 1942 opt with extras set M (£95), plus Paris & New York Exhib sets (ex rare 16ca), & 1943 opt long set (almost 2 sets, £90), 1942 Flower & Air set, 1948 Pic set, 1949 Air set, UPU, & some Vichy. F-VF M/U. SG cat £3000 = A$5500. (400+). (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4148
Indochina: 1941 Vichy issue colonial soldiers imperf proof M/Sheet of 4 in red, with 2 ea Senegal & Indochina 10c-2Fr50. Superb fresh MUH. Listed in Maury under Senegal cat €1350 each, should be at least €5400 for full M/Sheet. Extremely rare & spectacular. Exp Scheller, plus 2013 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1240)
(£1100)
  A$3000
(US$2190)
(€1860)
(£1650)
A$
4149
Indochina: 1941 Vichy issue Colonial Infantry 15c+30c claret imperf proof horiz pr w/o 'Indochine'. Superb fresh MUH. Similar to Maury 224a which cat €660+. Very rare. Exp Scheller. (2) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
4150
Ivory Coast (1920) Postage Stamp Currency Issue .05 Franc on 5 Centimes, .10 Francs on 10 Centimes, .25 Francs on 25 Centimes P-4, 5, 6 UNC & scarce. (3). (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4151
Ivory Coast: 1903 Parcel Post type B opt 1Fr/5c blue, horiz se-tenant pr type 1 w/o accent on 'o' of Cote & type 2 error opts INVERTED. VF MLH/MUH all 4 margins. SG P26a & P26b/a(var) unpriced, Yv 7n(var) & 7r(var), Maury 9Ia/b & 9II(var) est €6000+ for this combination (as normal type I inverts cat €2400 for singles, while totally unpriced for type I accent variety invert, or type II invert). Unique error multiple for the specialist. Exp, plus 2013 Behr AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1240)
(£1100)
  A$4000
(US$2920)
(€2480)
(£2200)
A$
4152
Ivory Coast: 1939 Caillie 90c orange, error 'Cote D'Ivoire' OMITTED. VF fresh MUH, LL cnr marginal. SG 163a cat £180 for M, should be at least double, £360 MUH, Yv 141b cat €250 M, so €500 MUH. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4153
Laos: 1957 Rice Cultivation set 3K-26K special IMPERF presentation M/Sheets of 4. VF MUH. SG 66-9(var). Extremely rare (4) (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4154
Lebanon: 1924 'GRAND LIBAN' opt Olympic set 50c-2Pi50. VF fresh MUH. SG 18-21 cat £150 for M, should be at least double, £300 MUH, Maury 18-21 cat €352+. (4). (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4155
Lebanon: 1936 Airmail Tourist set 0,50p-25P. VF fresh MLH. SG 191-8 cat £180, Maury A49-56 cat €225. (8). (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4156
Lebanon: 1937 Air Paris Exhib set ½Pi-25Pi, IMPERF. VF fresh MUH, 4 margins. SG 218-225(var), Maury A59-66ND cat €440. (8). (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4157
Levant-Free French Forces in Lebanon & Syria: 1942-43 Collection inc Pictorial set 1Fr-10Fr, M/sheet perf & imperf, plus 6 opt/surch. VF fresh M. Yv 44-52, A5-10 & blk 1A-B cat €164, SG 8-22 cat £200. (15 + 2 M/S)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4158
Madagascar: 1903 Zebu & Lemur set 1c-5Fr, plus 15c carmine on bluish paper. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 38-52 cat £600, Maury 58-72 cat €960. Rare set. (16). (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
4159
Martinique: 1924 surch 0,01 on 2c error opt INVERTED. VF fresh MLH. SG 115a cat £85, Maury 105d cat €125. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4160
Martinique: 1833 (26 Oct) folded letter from St Pierre to Bordeaux, charged '10' & showing framed 'pays d'outre mer/par Le Havre' with Havre cds alongside, on reverse s/l 'Martinique' h/s (Jamet type 12) & arrival d/s (13.12). 1835 (6 Apr) folded letter from Fort Royal to Paris, charged '5' (deleted) & '6' showing framed 'pays d'outre mer/par le Havre' with blue arrival b/s. 1835 (27 Oct) folded letter from St Pierre to Le Havre charged '2' & showing on reverse fine s/l 'Martinique' h/s (Type 12) & arrival b/s. 1836 folded letter from St Pierre to Marseilles, charged '19' showing framed 'pays d'outre mer' with Bordeaux transit d/s alongside, & s/l 'Martinique' (Type 12) & arrival b/s. VF (4).
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4161
Martinique: 1847 (11 Nov) folded letter to Besancon marked 'Voie d'Angleterre' showing framed 'Le Gouverneur/de la Martinique' in blue (Jamet type 5, Governor's circular cachet on reverse), St Pierre despatch cds, framed 'colonies/&c.art.13' in red (Salles 1164) & '28' charge mark on reverse, London & arrival b/s.
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
A$
4162
Martinique: 1855 (29 Mar) folded letter from St Pierre to Bordeaux, showing framed 'colonies/&c.art.13' in red partly overstruck by hs '15' & Calais entry d/s, 'Martinique' double arc cds & London transit b/s. 1856 (25 May) folded letter to London, marked 'O.H.M. Service' & showing on reverse two strikes of 'Martinique' double-arc d/s (the 2nd dated 28.5). 1856 (27 Aug) & 1857 (13 Jul) folded letters from St Pierre to Paris & Nantes, showing despatch cds & h/s '12'. 1857 (28 Sep) '19' & Calais transit d/s. 1857 (11 Nov) folded letter from St Pierre to Bordeaux, marked 'Par Packet Anglais' showing despatch cds, Calais entry d/s & h/s '6'. 1866 (2 May) internal envelope from Fort de France to St Pierre showing despatch & arrival d/s & charged '1f.20'. (7)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
4163
Martinique: 1859 Folded letter (26 Nov) from St Pierre despatch cds to Bordeaux, Calais entry d/s & h/s '12'. 1859 Local folded letter to St Pierre arrival cds & '30'. 1859 (27 Jun) folded letter from St Pierre despatch cds to Marseilles, Calais entry d/s & h/s '6'. 1859 (11 Aug) folded letter from St Pierre despatch cds to Marseilles framed 'PD' in red & Calais entry d/s. (4 covers)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
A$
4164
Martinique: 1862 (11 Dec) folded letter from St Pierre to Agen, marked 'par packet Anglais' paying the single rate with 10c & 40c, Maury 3 & 5, both tied by mute lozenge, despatch cds at LL, Calais entry below, Paris & Agen b/s. VF.
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
A$
4165
Martinique: 1870 (19 Sep) folded letter from St Pierre to Marseilles, paying double weight confirmed with '2' in m/s, bearing 20c & 40c (2), Maury 4 & 5 -good margins, tied by 'mqe' lozenges, showing despatch & red French entry cds alongside, octagonal 'col.fr./paq.fr.n4' & arrival b/s, carried by the 'Guadeloupe' & arriving to France on 14 Nov when Paris was besieged by the Prussians. (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4166
Martinique: 1872 (28 May) folded letter from St Pierre to Bordeaux, marked 'steamer via Barbados' bearing Napoleon 30c & Ceres 40c, Maury 9 & 13 tied by 'mqe' lozenge with despatch cds alongside. The cover was carried on the Tyne which arrived in Barbados on 29 May, then transferred to the Tagus which left the next day & arrived in Plymouth on 12 June. A rare routing. (P)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€233)
(£206)
A$
4167
Mauritania: 1906-07 Faidherbe, Palms & Balay set 1c-5Fr. F-VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-16 cat £425, Maury 1-16 cat €600. (16) (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4168
Monaco: 1976 Montreal Olympics M/Sheet, IMPERF PROOF on card. VF fresh UN as made. Maury BF1095And(p) cat €425++, Yv BF11a(p) cat €580++ -both for normal. (P)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
4169
Morocco: 1945-47 Pictorials 1Fr30 & 3Fr50 Epreuvre de Luxes for redrawn type printing. VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves attached. SG 296 & 300(p), Maury 249-50 EPL. (2).
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
4170
Morocco: 1946 Solidarity Fund set 2+10Fr -10+30Fr Epreuvre de Collective. Superb fresh UN as made, with original envelope. SG 312-15(p), Maury 246/8 & A59EPC. Very rare. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4171
Morocco: 1947 Pictorials Epreuvre de Luxes 10c, 30c red, 50c-2Fr green, 3Fr, 4Fr green, 5Fr deep green, 6Fr, 10Fr blue, 15Fr green, 20Fr & 25Fr violet (the 1947 set as per Maury). VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves attached. SG 318-19, 322-7, 329-31, 334 & 336-7(p), Maury 254-68EPL. (15).
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4172
Morocco: 1947 Pictorial Airmails Epreuvre de Luxes 9Fr-200Fr (the 1947 'set'). VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves attached. SG 338-42(p), Maury A60-64EPL. (5).
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4173
Morocco: Local Posts 1899 Tanger El Ksar Ship set 5c-2P. VF MUH. Maury 51-58 cat €155 for M, should be at least €310 MUH, Yv 113-20 cat €250 M, so €500 MUH & very rare thus. (8). (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4174
New Caledonia: 1922 'Encapsulated Stamp' currency produced during a coin shortage, with 50c stamp under cellulose film, aluminium coin-like reverse 'Banque de L'Indochine / Noumea'. P-29. UNC. Rare so nice. (P)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
A$
4175
New Caledonia: 1922 'Encapsulated Stamp' currency produced during a coin shortage, with 50c stamp under a cellulose film, with aluminium coin-like reverse. P-29. aUNC. (P)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€56)
(£50)
  A$140
(US$102)
(€87)
(£77)
A$
4176
New Caledonia: 1922 'Encapsulated Stamp' currency produced during a coin shortage, with 50c stamp under cellulose film, aluminium coin-like reverse 'Banque de L'Indochine / Noumea'. P-29. aUNC, sl bend. Rare.
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$110
(US$80)
(€68)
(£61)
A$
4177
New Caledonia: 1928-40 Pictorial Def proofs of central design only, & of frame only with all text, both in black on single piece & signed by designer. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 137 etc, Yv 139 etc. Very rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4178
New Caledonia: 1953 Centenary set 1Fr50-13Fr, IMPERF horiz prs. VF fresh MUH. SG 331-4(var), Maury 284-7 cat €350. (4 prs). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4179
New Caledonia: 1987 South Pacific Games set 20Fr-100Fr epreuvre de luxe. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 819-21(p), Maury 553-5(p) ct €50. (3)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
4180
Nossi-Be: 1891 'Nossi-Be 10c A PERCEVOIR' opt Commerce 15c blue, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh MLH. SG D30a cat £425, Maury T10(II)a cat €525. Rare, only 500 in total opt. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4181
Nossi-Be: 1891 'Nossi-Be 15c A PERCEVOIR' opt Commerce 10c black on lilac, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh MUH. SG D31a cat £425 for M, should be at least double, £850 MUH, Maury T12 (II)a cat €265 for M, so €530 MUH. Rare, only 500 in total opt. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4182
Oceanic Settlements: 1941 France Libre opt Pictorial set 3Fr-20Fr, plus 5Fr airmail. VF fresh MUH, all marginal. SG 136-46 cat £190 for M, should be at least double, £380 MUH, Maury 140-49, PA3 cat €624+. (11) (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4183
Reunion: 1852 Type-set 1st issue 15c & 30c, se-tenant vert pr, early official reprints from 1860s-80s. Superb fresh UN. SG 1-2 cat £80,000 as originals. Yv cat €90,000 as originals, Yv 1a-2a cat €160++ as reprints for singles, plus premium for se-tenant. (2) (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4184
Reunion: 1852 Typeset 1st issue 15c black (pos 5). Postally GU with m/s grid cancel, expertly repaired at base & mounted on piece. SG 1 cat £28,000. Maury 1 cat €28,500. Yv 1 cat €30,000. Great classic rarity with only a tiny number of genuine examples recorded. 2017 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$7000
(US$5110)
(€4340)
(£3850)
  A$10000
(US$7300)
(€6200)
(£5500)
A$
4185
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 £90 for M, should be at least double, £180 MUH, Maury 194-239 cat €290. (46) (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4186
Reunion: 1949 CFA opts 10c/30c - 11Fr/18Fr Epreuvre de Luxes (no 1950-52 issues or 6Fr & 8Fr). VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves. SG ex 306-25(p), Maury ex 288-302EPL. (13).
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4187
Reunion: 1949 CFA opt Postage Dues 10c-10Fr Epreuvre de Luxes, no 1950-53 issues. VF fresh UN as made, with tissue paper interleaves. SG D333-39(p), Maury T36-42EPL. (7)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4188
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1885 '5 S.P.M' opt Commerce 4c purple-brown on grey. VFU. SG 4 cat £350, Yv 4 cat €400. (P)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4189
St Pierre & Miquelon' 1885 '05 SPM' opt P&C 35c black on yellow, imperf. Superb U, 4 margins. SG 9 cat £120,Yv 9 cat €140. Exp Scheller. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4190
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1885 '05 SPM' opt P&C 75c carmine imperf. Superb U, 4 margins. SG 10 cat £300, Yv 10 cat €300. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4191
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$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
4192
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$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
4193
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1941-42 'France Libre FNFL' opt Pictorials 10c-2F50. VF fresh MLH. SG ex 263-287 cat £290, Yv ex250-270 cat €365. (12) (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4194
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1941-42 'France Libre FNFL' opt 1938-40 Dog Team 90c ultramarine, error opt INVERTED. Superb fresh MUH. SG 278(var), Yv 262A cat €1500+ for M plus large premium MUH. Maury 207a cat €1900. 2014 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$950
(US$694)
(€589)
(£523)
  A$1300
(US$949)
(€806)
(£715)
A$
4195
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1941 Petain & View Vichy issue black Epreuvre de Artiste, blank value tablet. VF fresh UN as made, laid paper, signed by engraver. SG V411(p), Maury 218/19EPA. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
4196
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$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4197
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1942 Registered cover franked 'France Libre FNFL' 2-line opts 20Fr/90c (flts), Postage Dues 2Fr & 3Fr/2Fr, plus the last w/o FNFL. Tied by 'St Pierre et Miquellon 24 8 42' cds, with censor h/s & initials. To New York, with arrival b/s. SG 293, D301-02a cat £321, Maury 288 & T55-56a cat €520, both plus premium on cover. (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
4198
Senegal: 1976 Olympics uncut blk of 4 M/sheets or sheetlets with 1500Fr Sprinter sheetlet of 4 & M/S, plus Longjumper 1500Fr M/S (2). All imperf. VF fresh MUH. Mi 604-5, Blk 19-20(var). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
4199
Somali Coast: 1892-1962 Collection/accumulation with Obock inc 1892 curved opt 15c & 25c (SG cat £190), straight opt 10c & 15c (£74), P&C to 1Fr inc forgeries. Djibouti 1894 Pics to 75c, Surch (10, £287), 1902 to 1Fr (£180) 1903 2+ sets M/U (£350+) inc inverted centres, plus '0 Fr' imperf colour trials (14), 1915-30 Pics 34 diff M/U (£140), 1938 Pics set ex 2Fr red (£40), 1942 France Libre opts (59, £600), 1947 Pics to 100Fr, commems, Postage Dues, Victory issues etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £2700 = A$5000, plus inverted centres & trials. (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
4200
Sudan: 1900 Peace & Commerce 50c brown on azure (name in red), horiz gutter pr (Millesimes) with no.1 in gutter. VF fresh M. SG 21(var), Maury 19(Mil) cat €215.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
4201
Syria: 1924 Olympics set 50c/10c-2Pi50/50c with 2 or 3 line opts. VF fresh MUH. SG 139-42, Maury 127-30 cat €320+. (4). (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4202
Syria: 1924 Olympics set 50c/10c-2Pi50/50c, 4 line opts with Arabic text. VF fresh MUH. SG 166-9, Maury 146-9 cat €320+. (4). (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
4203
Syria: 1926 'Secours aux Refugies 2p' opt Airmail 3p brown, left marginal vert pr, bottom stamp error '2' omitted. VFU/CTO. Yv A35a cat €255, SG 209/209a cat €255+ for singles, plus premium for positional se-tenant pr. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4204
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$2555)
(€2170)
(£1925)
  A$5000
(US$3650)
(€3100)
(£2750)
A$
4205
Togo: 1915 Thick opt Yacht 40pf black & carmine. Superb U on piece with blue 'Anecho Togo 4/1 ?' cds. SG 14 cat £15,000, Mi 14, Maury 14 cat €10,000. Extremely rare genuine as only were 36 printed. 2005 BPA photo cert, while a diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$5000
(US$3650)
(€3100)
(£2750)
  A$7000
(US$5110)
(€4340)
(£3850)
A$
4206
Togo: 1987 Fish set 70Fr-130Fr 'epreuvre de luxe' DIE PROOFS, ea perfin 'T.D.L.R SPECIMEN'. Superb fresh UN as made. Very rare as only 2 sets believed made. (4).
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
4207
Tunisia: 1916 POW Fund surch set 10c/15c - 10c/5Fr. VF fresh MLH. SG 51-9 cat £250, Maury 49-57 cat €360. (9). (P)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€56)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4208
Vietnam: 1959 Scout Jamboree set 3p-20p of Epreuve de Luxe. F-VF UN as made, edge tones. SG S99-102(p). Rare. (4)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
4209
Vietnam: 1963 Large Presentation Album, gold lettering on thick leather covers, with Freedom from Hunger & Communal Defence sets in IMPERF sheets of 50, plus individual Epreuvre de Luxe proofs. All CTO 'Hue 7 7 63'. Album cover worn & page edges aged, overall VF fresh appearance, the sheets with full UH gum. SG S187-94(var). The only South Vietnam presentation album we have ever seen, as well as the only postmarked imperfs/proofs of any issue known to us. Certainly unique as this special album was given to Pierre Martin Ngo D?nh Thuc who was then the Archbishop of Hue, & who was the brother of the South Vietnam president. (8 sheets = 400 imperfs + 8 proofs). (P)
  A$3000
(US$2190)
(€1860)
(£1650)
  A$4500
(US$3285)
(€2790)
(£2475)
A$
4210
Wallis & Futuna: 1941 France Libre opt set 1c-20Fr. VF fresh MUH. SG 96-128 cat £650 for M, should be at least double, £1300 MUH, Maury 97-129 cat €1250. Very rare full set. (33) (P)
  A$550
(US$402)
(€341)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
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