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1960 Centenary of Northern Territory Exploration 5d full sheet of 120 with error perfs misplaced 3mm left. VF fresh MUH. SG 335(var), ACSC 378bb cat $100 ea = $12,000 as singles, retail similar, & should be even more as full sheet. Extremely rare, only 3 or 4 sheets issued, this being the only known full sheet. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1800
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South Australia: Collection 1855-1902 on illustrated leaves inc 1868-79 to 1/- G-FU, 1866-68 Surcharges inc 1868 3d/4d UN, 1886 'Postage & Revenue' opt 'SPECIMEN' set M (cat £1400) -some aging, 1902 'Postage' to 2/6 G-FU, OS opts inc 1882 'Half Penny' on 1d, 1891 Surch U. 1896 2d orange & 1899 1d, 2d M. Few others. Many F or VF cat £2150 = A$4300. (59) (P)SOLD at A$475
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South Australia 1855-1901 useful collection in hagners inc 1855 Imperf 6d blue 2 prs used on single piece, 1856-58 Imperf 2d (2), 1860-70 roulette/perf to 2/- with extras, 1901 'Federation' CTO (9) to 2/- carmine, 1862-74 P & SM Departmental opts on 2d orange, plus OS opts (36) with 1874-85 to 2/- inc extras, 1882 ½d on 1d (3), 1891 5d/6d (3). Additional special items inc 1899 ½d green GPO imperf proofs inc 2 blks of 8 & 4 prs -these mostly MUH. Also UPU & Presentation set, 22 values to 2/-, opt 'Reprint', 'Specimen' opt inc 1883-90 ½d bantam 1d, 2d, 3d (2), 1891 surch pr, 1894 2½d & 5d. Varied condition as is standard (some M, mostly U), but many F-VF. SG cat £2000 (reprints proofs & some specimen opt not catalogued).AVAILABLE at A$500
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Tasmania: 1853-1912 Collection inc 1853 QV Courier 1d & 4d (3 cut to shape). 1855 QV Chalon 1d wmk Star. 1856-57 QV 2d no wmk. 1857-67 Chalons to 1/- imperf numeral wmks. 1863-71 Chalons to 1/- inc diff perfs & shades. 1870-71 QV to 10d wmk numerals. 1871-78 QV to 5/- wmk Tas. 1892-99 QV Tablet to £1. 1899-1912 Pictorials to 6d plus wmks. 1880 Platypus to 1/- inc Postal cancels. Mostly G-VFM/U, usual mixed condition & some F/C. SG cat £5600+ = A$10,800+ (130). (P)SOLD at A$1150
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Collection 1850-1912 in Seven Seas illustrated album with NSW (46) inc 1851 QV 2d Laureate, 1854 Diadems imperf 1d, 2d, 6d, 1/-. 1860 Diadems to 1/- & 5/- Coin (3) inc perf. 1888 Centenary set to 5/-, 1892 Pics to 2/6 Lyrebird & 1897 Consumptive Homes 1/-. S.Aust (49) inc 1855 QV 2d imperf. 1858-60 QV Roulettes (4) to 6d inc 1d green M (cat £150), OS opts (13) to 6d deep blue & 1902-12 Long Tom set to 2/6. Tasmania (28) inc QV Chalons (7) to 1/- inc 4d deep blue no wmk (£140), 2d Q on T, 1854 1/- Octagonal Imperf, 1857 Woodblock 6d black, 1863 QV Laureates to 1/-, 1885 Stamp Duty opts 1/- & 2/- (F/C) & 1880 QV to 2/- blue on green. 1897 1d Charity & 1901 QV Postage set to 5/- inc ½d DOUBLE perf. WA (27) to 1912 inc 1861-80 Swans to 6d violet & 1901 QV to 2/6 blue. Some sl mixed condition, with F-VF stamps to be extracted. SG cat well over £2500 = A$5000. (240)SOLD at A$300
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Antique 1890s World Postage Stamp Album with general collection to mid 1920s with GB (150) inc 1840 QV 1d black, 1841 QV 1d brown imperf (8) inc Maltese Cross pmks, 1855 QV 'Stars' 1d pr & 2d blue VFU on piece (cat £170). 1880 QV 5d Indigo (cat £175), 1887 QV to 2/6, 1902 KEVII to 1/-, KGV Seahorses 2/6 (2) & Official opts (10) to 1½d Govt parcels plus 1883 QV 1½d lilac (65 cat £3000) partial plate reconstruction in booklet. British Empire (850) inc Asia with Ceylon 1857 QV 1d blue imperf, India (50) & States 9140), Straits Settlements (50) to KEVII $2. Aust States (250) inc NSW 1897 charity 1d, Qld to 2/6 Large Chalon, Tasmania 1850s QV Chalons imperf (5) to 6d, Vic 1901-1910 Official to 2/- & WA Swans 1d violet (2), 3d violet. Canada (60) inc QV to 10c, West Indies (50). Zululand opts (110 to QV 5/- plus early Cook Islands. Europe (800) inc Belgium 1849 20c Epaulettes imperf, 1850s 10c brown imperf & 1c green, 10c brown perf 14. France (130) inc Colonial imperfs U & 80c carmine Napoleon UN. Spain (80) from 1850s imperfs to early 1900s Revenues. Asia (80) inc Afghanistan imperfs (5) & Japan 1880s onwards. USA (140) inc 1857 Washington 12c (cat £300), 1861 Presidents (6 diff, cat £6600 inc 12c Washington, 15c Lincoln & 30c Franklin, 1870 24c Scott (£200), 1870s Departmentals (7 diff), 1893 Columbian to 15c (£150), 1898 Trans-Mississippi 8c & 10c (£75) & Confederate State (3). Very mixed condition inc some dubious stamps (mainly opts). Huge cat value (£1000s). Inspection invited. (approx 2100)SOLD at A$1050
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Barbados: 1852-1910 Classic collection inc 1852-55 Britannia (1d), (2d) & (4d) imperf on blued paper. 1855-58 Britannia (½d), (1d), 6d & 1/-, imperf on white paper. 1860-70 Britannia perf to 1/-, no wmk. 1870-73 Britannia to 1/-, wmk star. 1875-81 Britannia to 1/-, wmk crown CC. 1873 Britannia 5/-. 1882-86 QV set to 5/-, plus shades. 1812 Surch ½d on 4d. 1892-1903 QV Seahorses to 2/6. 1897-98 Jubilee to 2/6. 1897-98 Jubilee to 2/6 on white paper, plus 1d, 5d & 8d on blued paper. 1905-10 to 1/-. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2900+ = A$5600+. (69). (P)SOLD at A$400
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Cape of Good Hope: 1855-64 Triangles range with 1855-64 1d (SG 5a, 3), 4d (SG 6a, 7 inc pr), 6d (SG 7c), 1/- (SG 8, 2), the 1863-4 1d (SG 18, 2) & SG 18c, 4d (SG 19a, 3) & 6d (SG 20). Mostly G-VF U, variable to full margins. SG cat £4575 = A$8800). Plus 1890s QV 1d Postcard to England. (20 + PC) (P)SOLD at A$450
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Carton lot with 1930s-60s general world collection (many 100s) in 1940 style loose leaf album with Europe inc Italy, Norway, Belgium & GB. Asia inc China, plus Mexico & South America. World mess in 2 smallish boxes with GB 1850s-70s QV to 9d inc 1855 6d lilac (6, cat £660), 1867 6d violet plate 8 (3, £420), pl 9 (5, £450) & 9d Straw plate 4 (£300). 1872 6d Chestnut (£65), 1873 3d rose prs (2, £320) & 4d Sage-green (£300). 1880 6d grey (10, £800) & 6d/6d lilac. Nearly all with clear bold number 163 cancels. Total cat £3500 = A$6800. Plus India KGV, French Sowers, USA Presidents & World perfins. Then more world mess in another 2 boxes & plastic tub inc Australia 1980s high value Pics & M/Sheets. (few 1000)SOLD at A$300
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Great Britain: 1840-1970 Collection in 21 hagners with 1840 QV 1d black (2), 1841 QV 2d lines imperf (9) inc Ivory Head, Maltese Cross pmk & joined pr. 1841 QV 1d brown imperf on piece with Maltese Cross pmk & Barnards Castle cds. 1847 QV Embossed 6d mauve cut square (VR wmk reversed). SG 58 cat £1000. 1854 QV 2d Stars (2). 1855 QV 4d carmine (3) & 6d lilac. 1855 QV Small Letters 4d (2), 6d (2) & 1/- green strip of 3 (cat £1700). 1865 Large Letters 1/- green 'C' pmk, 9d straw & 2/- blue. 1870s-80s Coloured letters inc 6d grey 'A25' pmk. 1887 QV to 1/- green. 1902 KEVII 1/- blk of 4 & 5/- rose FU. KGV Seahorses 2/6 (18) & 5/- (6). 1937 KGVI to £1 QEII. 1950s Wildings MUH inc graphite types & wmk variations plus pre-dec Commems MUH & U. Also British Levant 1921 opts on Seahorse set, 45Pi, 90Pi & 180Pi VFM. Some mixed condition, mostly G-F/VF M/U. Vendor cat £6500 = A$12,500. (930)SOLD at A$425
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Great Britain: 1840-1975 Collection in SG illustrated album with 1840 QV 1d black 3 margins with light red Maltese Cross cancel, superb appearance cat £375. 1841 1d brown imperf (3), all with black Maltese Cross cancels, one with 'Numeral 1' in centre (SG cat £250), 1841 2d Lines imperf 2d blue (£90), 1854-1880 QV (47) inc 1d brown blued paper & 2d stars (£100), 1855 4d carmine & 6d lilac No letters (£260), 1862 small letters 4d, 6d, 9d (£650), 1865-80 large letters 3d (20, 4d, 6d lilac (3), 6d chestnut, 9d straw (2), 1/- green (4) & 2/- blue (£15000. 1872-79 6d grey (3), 1873-80 QV coloured letters 4d olive, 4d brown, 6d/6d lilac, 8d orange, 1/- brown (2) & 1/- green (£1400). Plus 1867 QV 1/- rose plate 2 (£675) & 1873 2½d rose, 2½d blue (£140). Then 1880-81 QV set of 5 to 5d Indigo (£350). 1883 QV 2/6 violet (2, £320), 5/- rose (£250) plus IR OFFICIAL opt 5/- blued paper Registered pmk (flts, SG O8 cat £6500). 1883-84 QV higher vals (8) to 1/- green (£900+). 1887 QV Jubilee to 1/-, 1902 KEVII set to 5/- rose (£400). 1924 & 1925 Wembley sets (£125). 1934 KGV Seahorse set to 10/- (2, £380), 1937-75 near comp inc KGVI to £1 & QEII to £5. Some sl mixed condition, still a very useful collection inc the very rare 5/- Official opt. SG cat £14,600+ for mentioned sets = A$27,000. (700)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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India 1854-1940 collection neatly presented in springback binder, with 1854 ½a blue, 1a (2),2a, 4a G-FU. 1855-64 1a brown M, 1865 8a carmine GU, 2a orange M, 1895 2r, 3r G-FU, 1902 to 3R G-FU, 1911 to 15r, 1937 to 25r G-FU, Officials range. Indian States inc Chamba 1903 KEVII to 1r M & others. Few earlies mixed condition but mostly F-VF. SG cat £1900 = A$3650. (375) (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Italy & Area: 1852-2000s Collection/accumulation in thick binder. Tuscany 1852 Lion 1c. Trieste Z on A 1947-48 AMG opt to 100L Sardinia. 1855-95 King Embossed 5c& 20c, imperf. Italy 1863-70 King to 60c. 1901 King to 5L. 1890 Valevole opt to 75c. Fiume 1919-23 Ranges inc 1929 Regno opt to 1L. Range of San Marino from 1890s. Ethiopia from 1894 Emperor issues. Eritrea from 1901. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3100+ = A$6000+. (3800)SOLD at A$300
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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)SOLD at A$90
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Jamaica: 1860-1911 QV Collection inc 1860-70 QV set to 1/- wmk Pineapple. 1870-83 QV to 2/- wmk crown CC. 1883-97 QV to 5/- wmk crown CA. 1889-91 QV tablet set to 2½d. 1890-91 TWO PENCE HALF-PENNY opt QV 4d. 1905-11 QV 6d wmk mult crown CA. 1890-11 Official set to 2d. 1855-74 Arms 3d Postal Fiscal postally U. All diff. Most G-VF U, 4 M/UN. SG cat £460+. (32)AVAILABLE at A$70
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Portugal: 1853-1970 Collection on hagners & old pages inc 1853-65 Embossed imperfs (14) inc 1855 King straight hair 100R & 1861 100R (these 2 SG cat £290), 1866 Curved labels imperf (6, £325) inc 20R & 100R & perfs (£1170), 1870 Straight labels (29, £1500) inc 120R, 150R blue & 1000R (2), 1880-92 Luis (£700), 1894 Manoel & da Gama inc opt/surch & Due surch set of 6 (£200), Ceres inc 1912 chalk paper M/UN 1½c, 2c, 7½c, 8c, 20c, 30c on rose, 50c on salmon & 1E (£640) & many more M/U, scattered 1920s-30s, 1941 Costumes M/S (£250), 1940s near comp inc 1945 Carmona set M (£225), some M/S inc 1946 Madonna U (£200), 1950s near comp, then to 1970, plus some later. Mostly F-VF M/U. Overall only minimal duplication. SG cat £8600+ = A$16,500. Valuable collection. (1400+) (P)SOLD at A$750
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Spanish Cuba: 1855-1902 Classic collection inc 1855 Queen ½R & 1R wmk Loops plus 1856 1R wmk Crossed Lozenges. 1857-61 Queen set to 2R no wmk. 1860 Y¼ opt Queen 2R (SG cat £300). 1862 Green ¼R. 1864 Queen to 2R. 1866 set to 40c. 1866 '66' opt Queen ¼R. 1867-69 Queen to 40c. 1870 'Spain' to 40c. 1868 Habilitado opt Queen 40c. 1871 Justice to 1P. 1873 King to 1P. 1873 King to 1P. 1875 Arms set to 1P. 1876-81 Dated King every year to 1P. 1883 Fancy pattern opt to 20c. 1890-97 Baby to 80c. 1898 Curly Head set to 2P. Printed Matter 1888-96 appear comp. USA Occ 1899 opts to 10c. 1899-1902 Pic to 10c. 1899 Special Delivery 10c. All diff. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £1350+ = A$2600+. Seldom seen area. (184) (P)SOLD at A$350
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Spanish Philippines: 1854-98 Classic collection inc 1854 Queen 2r. 1855 Queen 5c. 1859 Queen Interior 5c & 10c. 1861 Queen 5c. 1862 Queen 5c, Correos with period & 1863 5c & 10c, Correos with colon. 1863 Queen 1r, Roman & blk letter. 1864 Queen to 25c. 1868 Habilitado h/s to 25c. 1871 'Spain' set to 40c. 1872 Habilitado h/s Queen 2R. 1872 King to 1P25. 1874 Justice to 1P25. 1875-77 King to 25c with rosettes. 1878-79 King to 250m, no rosettes. 1877-79 Surch 12c on 2c & 12c on 25m. 1880-89 King to 25c. 1881-89 Selection of Habiltado issues. 1889 Recargo h/s to 124/8c. 1890-92 Baby range to 80c inc diff colours. 1897 Habilitado boxed h/s to 20c on 25c. 1898 Curly Head to 2P. 1892-96 Printed Matter range. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2400+ = A$4500+ Seldom seen area. (164) (P)SOLD at A$700
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Sweden: 1855-1911 Classic collection inc 1855-58 Arms 2Sk & 4Sk. 1856-62 Local (3o) brown. 1858-72 Arms set to 50o plus shades. 1862-72 Lion set to 20o. 1872-79 Numeral set to 1R plus shades. 1878-83 crown 1K. 1885 King 10o. 1886-91 Numeral to 1K with Posthorn on back. 1889 Surch 10o on 12o. 1891-1911 Numeral & King set to 1K. Officials 1879-98 set to 1K plus shades. 1889 Surch set. Postage Due 1874-89 to 1K. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF U, usual very mixed condition. SG cat £8250+ = A$15,900+. (82) (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1855 QV 1/- black, blk of 4, London printing unissued value, imperf PROOF on no wmk wove paper. VF UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 4(p) cat £160,000 as normal. Scarce. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1855 QV Chalon 2d deep green imperf, wmk Star. VFU, barred numeral pmk, 4 margins. SG 15 cat £550. Rare so nice. 2020 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert . (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1855-80s QV Chalon 4d blue, official reprints imperf bottom marginal horiz pr, on thin card, prepared in 1889 for distribution to UPU members. VF UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 18(r) cat £12,000 as normals. (P)SOLD at A$75
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1855-63 Triangle 1d rose, PB printing. Superb U, full margins, barred triangle pmk. SG 5a cat £300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$170
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1855-63 Triangle 6d pale rose-lilac, PB printing. FU, full margins. SG 7 cat £350. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1855-63 Triangle 6d pale rose lilac, PB printing, plated by collector Die A. F-VF U, almost all 3 margins. SG 7 cat £350. (P)AVAILABLE at A$90
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1855-63 Triangle 1/- bright yellow-green Perkins Bacon printing. Superb fresh M, all 3 margins, nice original gum & beautiful colour. SG 8 cat £3500. Unusually nice example of this rare stamp. Exp Brun, plus Robinau photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$2800
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1855-63 Triangle 1/- bright yellow-green, PB printing. VFU, full margins. SG 8 cat £300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1855-63 Triangle 1/- deep dark green, PB printing. F-VF U, almost full margins. SG 8b cat £550. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1855-63 Triangle 1/- deep dark green, PB printing, plated by collector, Die B. VFU, all 3 margins. SG 8b cat £550. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1853-64 Triangles collection inc 1853 1d on blued paper. 1855-63 Perkins Bacon inc 1d, 4d (2 shades), 6d & 1/- (2 shades). 1863-64 DLR inc 1d (2 shades), 4d (2 shades), 6d & 1/-. All diff. Mostly G-VF U, several full margins. SG cat £4150 = A$7900. (13) (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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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)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1855-57 QV 4d carmine, no cnr letters, wmk small garter, on highly glazed, deeply blued paper. FU, barred numeral pmk. SG Spec J47, SG 62 cat £450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1855-57 QV 4d carmine, no cnr letters, wmk medium garter, on white paper. GU, barred oval '15' pmk. SG Spec J50(1), SG 64 cat £500.AVAILABLE at A$40
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1855-57 QV 4d rose, no cnr letters, wmk large garter, on ordinary paper. F-VF fresh M, with original gum. SG Spec J51(2), SG 66a cat £1750. (P)SOLD at A$550
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1855-57 QV 6d pale lilac no cnr letters, on Azure paper. F-VFU, barred pmk. SG Spec J70t, SG 70a cat £950. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1855-57 QV 6d pale lilac no cnr letters, on thick paper. FU, barred oval '466' pmk. SG Spec J70d, SG 70b cat £425.AVAILABLE at A$60
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1855-57 QV 1/- green no cnr letters. FU, barred oval '98' pmk. SG Spec J100(2), SG 72 cat £350.AVAILABLE at A$50
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Collection/Accumulation: 1847-1900 QV issues inc 1847-54 QV Embossed 6d, plus shades, 10d & 10/-. 1855-57 QV 4d & 6d, no cnr letters. 1854-57 QV 1d & 2d Stars. 1870 QV 1½d range inc shades. 1862-64 QV small cnr letters to 1/-. 1865-80 QV large white cnr letters to 6d, plus plates. 1867-83 QV high 5/- & 10/-, plus plates. 1873-83 QV large coloured letters to 1/-. 1880-81 QV set to 5d. 1883-84 QV high 2/6, 5/- & 10/-, plus shades inc 2/6 & 5/- on blued paper. 1889 QV £1 brown. 1883-84 QV green & lilac set to 1/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to both 1/-. 1891 QV £1 green (2) inc rare variety 'frame broken' with letters AT/TA. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts as expected. SG cat £25,000+ = A$48,000+. Valuable lot. (360) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1855 Registered cover franked QV embossed 6d deep purple & 1/- pale green with barred oval 732 pmks & blue 'Southampton JU 16 1855' cds. To Victoria with red Ship Letter Melbourne pmk & 2-line 'Advertised & Unclaimed h/s. SG 60 & 54 cat £2000 & £3800 respectively on covers. Very attractive & rare usage. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1400
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Russia - Crimean War: 1854-55 Use of 1855 QV 1d brown Die I, wmk sm crown, perf 14 with 'star between cyphers' pmk. VFU. SG Z12 cat £120. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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Russia - Crimean War: 1855 Stampless small cover to London with traces of 'Post Office British Army' bluish cds at UL, franked QV 1d brown plate I, wmk sm crown, perf 16 (3) tied by diamond in barred oval no.50 pmks, readdressed with 4th stamp tied no.12 pmk. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Russia - Crimean War: 1855 Stampless small cover endorsed 'From the Army in the East', franked QV 1d brown Die I wmk sm crown, perf 16, tied by diamond in barred oval no.16 pmk, 'Reading JY 10 1855' arrival b/s. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Russia - Crimean War: 1855 Small cover franked QV 1d brown die I wmk sm crown perf 16 horiz strip of 3, tied by crown between stars pmk. To Ireland & endorsed at LL 'OBM 11Bn' 77th, with b/s 'Post Office British Army JA 8 1855' code A (Constantinople) greenish cds & English arrival 19 JA 1855. SG Z2 unpriced. Extremely rare cover. 2019 Ceremuga photo-cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
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1855-93 Great Britain QV used in Ireland: 1855-57 QV 4d carmine, wmk large garter, 1883-84 QV 2½d lilac & 1887-92 QV Jubilee 6d. VFU, with Irish town barred numeral pmks, or Dublin cds. SG 60, 190, 208 cat £185. (3).AVAILABLE at A$30
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1945-81 Postal History inc 1845 folded letter franked QV 1d brown imperf tied by barred diamond 62 pmk, to London with 2-line 'Newtownbreda RH' in grey-green (SG cat £50+) with 'Belfast AU 7 1845' blue h/s. 1848 Folded wrapper franked QV 1d brown imperf with barred diamond 445 pmk & 'Waterford AU 19 1848' 2-arc blue cds -to London. 1850 Folded letter franked QV 2d blue imperf to Dublin with 'Limerick JU 4 1850' 2-arc blue cds & 1855 2d to Ballinasloe. 1870 & 1878 covers franked QV 1d brown perf tied by Newry FE 12 1870 Spoon pmk, or with 'Dungannon MY 3 78' duplex pmk to Isle of Wight. Finally 1881 cover (damaged) franked QV 6d grey pl 17 (assume SG 161) tied by 'Dublin DE 29 81' duplex to Australia. Mostly F-VF. SG cat £775+. (7)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1855 Queen 4c carmine, on bluish paper wmk loops. VF fresh UN, 4 margins. SG 47 cat £275, Edifil 40 cat €375. (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1855 Queen 1R blue on bluish, wmk loops, with horiz line m/s 'cancel' for specimen. VF fresh UN, 4 margins. SG 48(s) normal cat £1100, Edifil 41m cat €135 (normal cat €1675). (P)AVAILABLE at A$35
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1855 Queen 2R deep purple on bluish, wmk loops. VFU, 4 margins, black wagon wheel pmk. SG 49 cat £16++, plus premium for rare pmk, Edifil 42b cat €108 for this.AVAILABLE at A$25