G'day! Sign in or register

Note: MUH = MNH = UMM = **,    other abbreviations click here
Foreign currency conversions are approximate First | Previous | Next | Last | Index
WORLD: HONG KONG
Lot
Description
ReserveEstimateYour Bid
4932
1862-63 QV 8c yellow-buff, no wmk. F-VF fresh M, partial gum. SG 2 cat £800. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€130)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
A$
4933
1862-63 QV 12c pale greenish-blue, no wmk. F-VF fresh UN. SG 3 cat £650. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€98)
(£86)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€143)
(£125)
A$
4934
1862-63 QV 18c lilac, no wmk. F-VF fresh MLH (nicely regummed) left wing margin. SG 4 cat £650. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€98)
(£86)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€143)
(£125)
A$
4935
1862-63 QV 24c green, no wmk. M, partial gum & sl imperfections. SG 5 cat £1400. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€130)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
A$
4936
1863-71 QV 2c-96c set of IMPERF proofs, opt CANCELLED, no wmk chalked paper. Superb fresh UN as made, all marginal with all 4 margins, beautiful bright colours. SG ex 8-19(p) cat £4880 as normals. Very rare, only 1 sheet of ea existed & certificate can be obtained on request. (9) (P)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€780)
(£684)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1170)
(£1026)
A$
4937
1871-74 Great Northern Telegraph Company 25c. grey, $1 orange-yellow, $3 green & $10 rose-lilac, sets of 4 both of imperf plate proofs, & of the perf 11½ stamps. Imperf 25c with 'Serie F' serial no, the other imperfs w/o serial nos, while the perf stamps all with 'Serie F' serial nos. Hiscocks 1-4 & 1a-4a, Bft 1-4 & 1a-4a. (These stamps were printed by Waterlow & Sons & depict Professor H.C. Orsted, the Danish pioneer of electromagnetism. They were prepared for use on the Great Northern Telegraph Company's telegraph network in eastern Asia which had installed telegraph lines Hong Kong ? Amoy ? Shanghai ? Nagasaki). Superb condition, imperfs UN as made, perf stamps MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. Of the imperfs probably 2 sheets of 25 of each existed, of which only 1 of the 25c had the serial nos. While of the issued perf stamps only 1 set of sheets of 25 has ever been recorded in private hands from which these originate, & we have never seen any of the issued perf stamps offered for sale anywhere ever before. Extremely important offering for either the Hong Kong or Chinese specialist, or the collector of world telegraphs. Such sets have sold for between $3100+ & $3900+ commission in our previous auctions. 2019 Ceremuga photo certs. (8) (P)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1625)
(£1425)
  A$4000
(US$2760)
(€2600)
(£2280)
A$
4938
1871-74 Great Northern Telegraph Company 25c grey, $1 orange-yellow, $3 green & $10 rose-lilac, sets of 4 both of imperf plate proofs, & of the perf 11½ stamps. Imperf 25c with 'Serie F' serial no, the other imperfs w/o serial nos, while the perf stamps all with 'Serie F' serial nos. ALL IN UR cnr BLOCKS OF 4. Hiscocks 1-4 & 1a-4a, Bft 1-4 & 1a-4a. (These stamps were printed by Waterlow & Sons & depict Professor H.C. Orsted, the Danish pioneer of electromagnetism. They were prepared for use on the Great Northern Telegraph Company's telegraph network in eastern Asia which had installed telegraph lines Hong Kong ? Amoy ? Shanghai ? Nagasaki). Superb condition, imperforate, UN as made, perf stamps MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. Of the imperfs probably 2 sheets of 25 of each existed, of which only 1 of the 25c had the serial nos. While of the issued perf stamps only 1 set of sheets of 25 has ever been recorded in private hands from which these originate. We have never seen any of the issued perf stamps offered for sale anywhere ever before. Extremely important offering for either the Hong Kong or Chinese specialist, or the collector of world telegraphs. UNIQUE SET OF POSITIONAL BLOCKS. 2019 Ceremuga photo certs. (8 blks) (P)
  A$8000
(US$5520)
(€5200)
(£4560)
  A$12000
(US$8280)
(€7800)
(£6840)
A$
4939
1874-1902 QV Stamp Duty $3 dull mauve Postal Fiscal, perf 14. Superb fresh UN, excellent colour. SG F5 cat £750. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€228)
(£200)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
A$
4940
1876-77 '16 Cents' opt QV 18c lilac variety split '1' in '16'. F-VF U, oval barred 51 pmk of Shanghai. SG 20(var) cat £160+ as normal, other varieties cat £900. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€130)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
A$
4941
1877 QV 16c yellow, wmk crown CC. F-VF UN, nice bright colour. SG 22 cat £2000. Rare genuine unused. (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€455)
(£399)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€650)
(£570)
A$
4942
1880 '5 cents' opt QV 18c lilac. F-VF fresh M, partial gum, nice colour. SG 24 cat £1000. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
A$
4943
1880 QV 2c dull rose, wmk crown CC. VF fresh M, deep colour. SG 28 cat £275. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€117)
(£103)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€163)
(£143)
A$
4944
1880 QV 2c dull rose, wmk crown CC. F-VF fresh UN. SG 28 cat £275.
  A$50
(US$35)
(€33)
(£29)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€52)
(£46)
A$
4945
1891 QV Surch set 20c/30c, 50c/48c & $1/96c, no Chinese characters, opt SPECIMEN. VF M/MLH, nice deep colours. SG 45s-47s cat £850 (normal cat £1295). Rare set. (3). (P)
  A$750
(US$518)
(€488)
(£428)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€650)
(£570)
A$
4946
1891 '1 DOLLAR' opt QV 96c purple on red, with Chinese h/s. VF fresh MLH. SG 50 cat £450. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€163)
(£143)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€228)
(£200)
A$
4947
1891 Jubilee opt QV 2c carmine, variety short 'U in JUBILEE'. VFM, sl tropicalised. SG 51b cat £800. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€228)
(£200)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
A$
4948
1891 Jubilee opt QV 2c carmine, variety broken '1' in '1891'. VFM, sl tropicalised. SG 51c cat £950. (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€260)
(£228)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€390)
(£342)
A$
4949
1891 Jubilee opt QV 2c carmine, variety 'space between O & N of Hong'. VFM. SG 51f cat £1700. Very rare variety. Certificates for any of the 1891 varieties can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1100
(US$759)
(€715)
(£627)
  A$1600
(US$1104)
(€1040)
(£912)
A$
4950
1891 Jubilee opt QV 2c carmine, variety space between 'O' & 'N' of 'Hong.' VFU, 'Hong Kong JA 24 91' cds. SG 51f cat £750. Rare variety! (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€65)
(£57)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€390)
(£342)
A$
4951
1898 QV '1 DOLLAR' opt QV 96c grey-black, wmk crown CA, with Chinese h/s. VF fresh M. SG 52a cat £225 (P)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€78)
(£68)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€117)
(£103)
A$
4952
1898 '10 CENTS' opt QV 30c grey-green, no Chinese characters. Superb fresh M, perfect centring. SG 54 cat £650. Rare stamp in premium quality. (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€260)
(£228)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€390)
(£342)
A$
4953
1903 KEVII $3 slate & dull blue, wmk crown CA. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 74 cat £450. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
A$
4954
1903 KEVII $5 purple & blue-green, wmk crown CA. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 75 cat £650. (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€423)
(£371)
A$
4955
1904-06 KEVII $10 slate & orange/blue, wmk mult crown. Superb fresh MLH, nice original gum, bright colours & excellent centring. SG 90 cat £1900. Rare top value in exceptional quality. (P)
  A$1600
(US$1104)
(€1040)
(£912)
  A$2400
(US$1656)
(€1560)
(£1368)
A$
4956
1912-21 KGV 1c-$1, wmk mult crown, plus 4c, 6d shades, 12c on white back, 50c, 2 shades/backs. VF fresh M/MLH. SG ex 100-112 inc 102a, 103a, 106a, 111a, 111d cat £521. (17). (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
A$
4957
1912-21 KGV set 1c-$10, opt SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M. SG 100s-16s cat £2250. Rare set. (17). (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1170)
(£1026)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1625)
(£1425)
A$
4958
1912-21 KGV 25c purple & magenta, type B, wmk mult crown. Superb fresh MLH. SG 109 cat £300. (P)
  A$190
(US$131)
(€124)
(£108)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
A$
4959
1912-21 KGV 25c purple & magenta type B, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH. SG 109 cat £300. Very scarce type in this wmk. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€117)
(£103)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€179)
(£157)
A$
4960
1912-21 KGV $2 carmine-red & grey-black wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 113 cat £200. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€85)
(£74)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€117)
(£103)
A$
4961
1912-21 KGV $3 green & purple, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 114 cat £300. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€130)
(£114)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€179)
(£157)
A$
4962
1912-21 KGV $5 green & red on green, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH, nice colours. SG 115 cat £725.
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€455)
(£399)
A$
4963
1912-21 KGV $5 green & red on green on white back, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH, nice colour. SG 115a cat £650. (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€390)
(£342)
A$
4964
1912-21 KGV $10 purple & black on red, wmk mult crown. VF fresh MLH, beautiful bright colour. SG 116 cat £600. Scarce top value. (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€390)
(£342)
A$
4965
1921-37 KGV 1c-$2, wmk script, plus 4c shade. VF M/MLH, mostly very fresh. SG 117-130 cat £437. (17) (P)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€179)
(£157)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€244)
(£214)
A$
4966
1921-37 KGV $3 green & dull purple, wmk script. Superb MLH. SG 131 cat £200. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€85)
(£74)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€117)
(£103)
A$
4967
1921-37 KGV $5 green & red on emerald, wmk script. VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 132 cat £500 for M, should be at least double, £1000 MUH. Beautiful quality example. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€520)
(£456)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€780)
(£684)
A$
4968
1923 Postage Due set 1c-10c wmk script upright. VF MLH. SG D1-5 cat £150. (5). (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€65)
(£57)
A$
4969
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set 3c-20c. VF fresh MUH. SG 133-136 cat £55 for M, should be at least double, £110 MUH. (4). (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€46)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€65)
(£57)
A$
4970
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set 3c-20c, perf SPECIMEN. Superb fresh MUH. SG 133s-136s cat £500 for M, should be at least double, £1000 MUH. Rare genuine set especially MUH & certificate can be obtained on request. (4) (P)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€423)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€650)
(£570)
A$
4971
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set 3c-20c perf SPECIMEN. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 133-36s cat £500. Rare genuine set. (4) (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€244)
(£214)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
A$
4973
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 5c LL cnr blk of 4, variety 'extra flagstaff' on UL stamp. VF fresh MUH. SG 134/134a cat £351 for M, should be at least £702 MUH. Nice positional blk. (4) (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
A$
4974
1937 KGVI Coronation set 4c-25c, perf SPECIMEN. 1st 2 VF fresh MUH, last M. SG 137-39s cat £350. Rare genuine set. (3) (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€143)
(£125)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€228)
(£200)
A$
4975
1938-52 KGVI set 1c-$10, with both colours of $1, $2, $5 & $10. VF MLH, mostly very fresh, 1st $5 & $10 darker gum as always. SG 140-62 cat £1100. Nice set. (23) (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€228)
(£200)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
A$
4976
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$1800
(US$1242)
(€1170)
(£1026)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1625)
(£1425)
A$
4977
1938-52 KGVI 15c scarlet, right marginal vert pr, top stamp variety 'broken character'. VF MUH. SG 146/146a cat £132+ as singles, plus premium for positional se-tenant pr which should be at +50%, so est cat £198. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€46)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€65)
(£57)
A$
4978
1938-52 KGVI 30c yellow-olive perf 14. VF M. SG 151 cat £150.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€23)
(£20)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€46)
(£40)
A$
4979
1938-52 KGVI 30c yellow-olive perf 14. VF fresh MLH. SG 151 cat £150.
  A$40
(US$28)
(€26)
(£23)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
A$
4980
1938-52 KGVI $1 red-orange & green, all listed shades/papers. VF fresh MLH. SG 156, 156b, 156c cat £172. (3).
  A$40
(US$28)
(€26)
(£23)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
A$
4981
1938-52 KGVI $2 reddish violet & scarlet. VF fresh MUH. SG 158 cat £55.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€23)
(£20)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€33)
(£29)
A$
4982
1938-52 KGVI $5 dull lilac & scarlet, right marginal blk of 4. VF MUH. SG 159 cat £300, plus premium for blk. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€52)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€78)
(£68)
A$
4983
1938-52 KGVI $5 dull lilac & scarlet. VF MUH. SG 159 cat £75.
  A$30
(US$21)
(€20)
(£17)
  A$45
(US$31)
(€29)
(£26)
A$
4984
1938-52 KGVI $10 pale bright lilac & blue. VF fresh M. SG 162 cat £140
  A$40
(US$28)
(€26)
(£23)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
A$
4985
1938-52 KGVI $10 reddish-violet & blue, chalk paper. VF fresh MLH. SG 162a cat £325. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€59)
(£51)
A$
4986
1938-63 Postage Due set 2c-50c, perf SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG D6-12s cat £475. Rare genuine set & certificate can be obtained on request. (7) (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€293)
(£257)
A$
4987
1941 Centenary set 2c-$1. VF fresh MUH. SG 163-8 cat £90 (6)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€39)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€59)
(£51)
A$
4988
1948 KGVI Silver Wedding set 10c & $10. VFU. SG 171-172 cat £132. (2).
  A$80
(US$55)
(€52)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€78)
(£68)
A$
4989
1935 cover franked KGV Silver Jubilee set 3c-20c tied by 'Victoria 3 JY 35' cds. To England 'via Siberia'. SG 133-36 cat £16 as loose stamps & 'from x2' on cover.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€26)
(£23)
A$
4990
1936 Hong Kong-London registered FFC franked KGV 20c & 50c tied by 'Hong Kong 24 MR 36' cds. To London, but 'Not Called For' & returned, with b/s of London, & HK return, with typed label on reverse' The Postmaster General regrets that this packet has been accidentally damaged in the post.' Most unusual. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€195)
(£171)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€325)
(£285)
A$
4991
1936 airmail cover franked KGV Silver Jubilee set 3c-20c plus KGV 12c tied by 'Hong Kong Air Mail 26 MR 36' cds. To London via Singapore. SG 133-36 cat £16 as loose stamps & 'from x2' on cover.
  A$30
(US$21)
(€20)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€33)
(£29)
A$
4992
1938 cover franked Stamp Duty 5c green tied by 'Victoria Hong Kong 20 JA 38' cds. SG F12 cat £17+ as loose stamp, & 'from x4' on cover.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€26)
(£23)
A$
First | Previous | Next | Last | Index