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1969 (Oct) SPECIMEN set on fawn card with 1966 QEII 1c-5c, Fish 8c, 9c, 10c, Bird 24c, Navigators 40c & 50c. 1968 Flowers 6c, 13c & 30c. 1969 Prime Ind set. All fresh CTO & Navigators set of 4, 75c-$4 opt SPECIMEN, $1 with scarce 14.5mm opt. Fresh MUH. Later sets are scarce. (22)SOLD at A$75
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1850-1938 Collection of States plus some Commonwealth. NSW 1851 QV Laureate 1d no wmk. 1860-72 QV Diadem 6d & 1/-. 1861-97 QV Coin 5/-. 1888-90 Centenary to 1/-. 1897 Charity 1d. Queensland 1860-80 QV Chalon to 5/-. 1882-1907 QV Large Chalon to £1. South Australia 1904-11 QV Thick Postage vals to 2/6. Tasmania 1857-67 QV Chalon vals to 1/-, imperf. 1863-91 QV Chalon vals to 1/- perf inc various perfs. 1899 Pictorial set to 6d. Victoria 1850-57 QV Halflength 1d & 3d. 1852 Queen on Throne 2d plus 1856 1d & 1858 6d. 1854 QV Woodblock 2/- imperf. 1897 Charity 1d. Western Australia 1865 Swan 1/-. 1893 Surch ½d & 1d. 1902 QV 2/- & 2/6. Commonwealth 1914-36 KGV to 1/4. 1915-36 KGV vals to 2/-. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (370)SOLD at A$550
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Belgium: 1849-1912 Classic collection inc 1849 Epaulettes 10 & 20c. 1849-50 Medallion 40c wmk with frame. 1849-61 Medallion set 1c-40c, imperf. 1863-65 Medallion set 1c-40c perf. 1865-66 King set to 1Fr. 1866-67 Arms 1c-5c plus 1c imperf. 1869-80 King & Lion 1c-1Fr plus shades. 1883 King 10c-50c. 1884-91 King & Lion set to 2Fr. 1893-1900 King & Arms set to 2Fr with tabs. 1894 Antwerp set with tabs. 1896 Brussels Exhib set with tabs. Railway Stamps 1879-82 Arms set to 1Fr. 1882-94 Numerals to 2Fr. Postage Dues 1870 set 10c & 20c. 1895-1912 set to 1Fr inc New Colours. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £2800+ = A$5300+. (108) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Bermuda: 1865-1904 QV collection inc 1865-1903 QV 1d-6d wk Crown CC, perf 14 & 6d & 1/- perf 14x12½. 1874 THREEPENCE diag opt QV 1/-. 1875 'One Penny' opt QV 2d & 1/-. 1880 QV ½d & 4d wmk Crown CC. 1883-1904 QV to 1/- plus shades. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £2000+ = A$3850+. (21) (P)SOLD at A$375
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Carton Lot: AAT 1957-73 comp collection (34) inc 1966 Pics to $1 Mock Sun, VFU. PNG Comp to end 1979 (370) inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman & 1963 Pics to QEII £1 VFU, 1964 Birds to 10/- MUH, 1966 Butterfly set VFU & 80 other Pic/Commem sets MUH/U, all in Seven Seas pgs, retail $450. Australia decimal U accumulation (100s) 1966-79 in 30 coin or banknote pgs, plus 1969-75 PO packs (40) retail $400, inc 1970-71 Selected Issues & 1971 Christmas blk of 7. World accumulation in 7 large s/books inc east Europe 1950s-60s Pics/Commems inc Olympics, Flowers, Birds, Ships & Cars, plus Spain 1950 Stamp Centenary IMPERF blks of 3 & Germany M/sheets (10). Also GB 1841-1974 collection (cat £2200) with 1841 QV 1d brown imperf (4 inc pr). 1862 QV 3d rose Small Letters cat £350. 1865 3d, 6d, 1/- large letters (£240). 1867 QV 10d brown & 2/- blue (£625). 1887 QV to 1/- green, 1902 KEVII to £216. KGV to 5/- Seahorse, KGVI Defs to £1 brown & QEII era Pics, Commems, Machins in SG illustrated album. Large self-storage carton. (1000s)SOLD at A$325
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Ecuador: 1865-1901 Classic collection. 1865-72 Arms to 4R, plus shades. 1872 Arms set to 1p. 1881 Arms to 50c, plus 1883 10c on 50c. 1887 Arms set to 80c. 1892 President to 5s, plus 1893 5c surch to 5s. 1894 President to 5s & 1895 to 5s. 1896 Arms to 5s. 1896 Surch Official selection. 1896 Party Success set to 1s. 1896 Surch set. 1897 '1897-98' selection 1897 Arms opt Liberal Party set. 1897 Arms to 5s. 1899-1901 Portraits to 5s inc New Colours Officials. 1887 Arms to 50c. 1887 Arms to 80c. 1892 President set to 1s. 1894 & 95 Presidents sets to 1s. 1844 Postal Fiscal opt set. 1896 Arms opt set to 5s. 1897 '1897-98' opt selection 1898 opt Fiscal to 20c on 50c. 1899 Portrait set to 50c. 1896 Postage Dues to 100c. 1890s Official seal. All diff inc shades. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £1400+ = A$2700+. (189). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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German States - Mecklenburg-Schwerin: 1856 Arms 4/4s red, 3s & 5s, imperf. 1864 Arms ¼s rouletted. 1864 Arms 4/4s & 5s, plus 1865-67 3s & 1866-67 2s, all rouletted. All diff. G-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £1550+ = A$3000.+ (8). (P)SOLD at A$180
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German States - Schleswig Holstein: 1864-67 Collection. 1864 Numeral 1¼s both small & large lettering. 1864 Numeral 1¼s, rouletted. issues for Schleswig-Holstein 1865 Numeral Oval to 4s. Issues for Schleswig. 1864-65 Oval Numeral to 4s. Issues for Holstein. 1865 Oval Numerals to 4s & 1865 1½s & 2s. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2650+ = A$5000+. (24).AVAILABLE at A$250
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Great Britain: 1840-52 neat collection in s/book with 1840 QV 1d black (cat 375). 1841 QV 2d blue imperf with 3 large margins (£90) & 1d brown imperf (5) inc London Numeral 9 cancel in Maltese Cross (cat £180) & another crisp black MC pmk. 1865 QV Sidefaces with large uncoloured letters 3d (4), 4d orange (3), 6d violet (2) & 1/- green, cat £900, plus 1872 6d chestnut (£120). 1880 QV 6d grey (3, cat £220). 1883 QV 2/6 (2, £320). 1887 QV Jubilee set to 1/- green (£250). 1902 KEVII set to 5/- (£500). 1934 Seahorses to 10/- (2 sets, £380). 1937 KGVI set 2/6-£1 (£60). 1948 KGVI SW sets M & U (£80) & 1952 high val set to £1. Plus Official opts (12) in QV 2d, 6d, 9d opt Govt Parcels, cat £250. Some minor flts inc heavy cancels. A neat, well balanced collection, G-FU cat £3850+ = A$7400. (340)AVAILABLE at A$400
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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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Great Britain: 1840-1980 Collection in Springback binder, inc 1840 QV 1d black (3) inc full margins, 1841 2d blue lines imperf (2), 1870 ½d perf 14 M, surface printed inc 1865-67 6d, 1/-, 1873-80 2½d, 6d 1883 ½d to 1/-, 1887 Jubilee to 1/- G-FU, 1902-12 KEVII Specialised range of shades/pmks inc 1½d (17), 3d (43), 4d green & brown (23), 6d (12), 1/- (4), 2/6 (3), 5/- pr G-FU. 1915-34 KGV Seahorses 2/6 (6), 5/- & 10/-. 1924-25 Wembley sets, 1948 RSW sets G-FU, 1959 DLR Castles set MLH, later Castles sets MUH. 1962 PNY Phosphor set in blks of 4, 2 MLH/2 MUH. Other QEII MLH/MUH inc Phosphor & Commems G-FU to 1980. A useful collection earlies usual mixed condition, later mostly F-VF. Cat £11,700 = A$23,400. (1200+)SOLD at A$600
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Great Britain: Circular Delivery Companies: 1865-68. Good coverage of towns. Aberdeen inc 1867 ¼d & ½d (SG cat £170). Clark & Co 1866 (¼d), Dundee 1867 set ¼d & ½d (£300). Edinburgh & Leith 1865-66 range of colours inc imperf, roulette & perf. 1865 Parcel Stamp 2d & 3d (£295). Glasgow set perf & imperf. Liverpool ¼d perf & imperf, & ½d. London 3 colours perf & imperf, plus blue error vert pr IMPERF horiz. Metropolitan (3). London & Districts part set. National 3 colours. Also 1868 Delivery Company ¼d-1d range of diff towns with cnr letters. Also blks from Edinburgh & Leith, Metropolitan, London & Districts, & National. Reference range of forgeries inc se-tenant strips & blks. All diff inc multiples. Mostly F-VF M/UN, odd flts. SG cat of originals £3500+ = A$6700+, plus forgeries not counted. Useful collection of these classic issues. (320) (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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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 - Papal States: 1852-70 folded letters/wrappers with 1862 1b green tied 'Macerata' s/l pmk. 1853 3b green pr tied 'Bologna 19 MAG 53' cds, Modena b/s. 1865 2b greenish white tied barred pmk with 'Viterbo 16 LUG 65' cds -with Provincial Governor cachets. 1852 5b pale rose tied 'Roma 20 FEB 52' cds to Switzerland with b/s of 'Solothurn 27 FEB 52'. 1856 part letter with 8b & 'Ancona 29 GIU 56' cds. 1870 10c vermilion perf with 'Roma 13 MAG 70' cds to Civitavecchia. SG 9, 13, 21, 26 & 46 cat £470+ as loose stamps. Sass 2, 3A, 6, 9 & 26 cat €750 on covers as cheapest. (6).SOLD at A$130
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Luxembourg: 1852-96 Classic collection inc 1852-58 Grand Duke 10c & 1Sgr. 1859-63 Arms to 40c, imperf. 1865-71 Arms to 4c, plain roulette. 1865-75 Arms to 40c, coloured roulette. 1872 1Fr on 37½c, roul. 1874-79 Arms to 40c, perf. 1879 1Fr on 37½c, perf. 1880 Arms, wide margins to 30c. 1882-84 Agriculture & Trade to 5Fr. 1891-93 Grand Duke to 5Fr. 1895 set to 10c. 1875-80 'OFFICIAL' opt Arms to 1Fr on 37½c roul, & 1878-80 to 1Fr on 37½c perf. 1881 SP opt Arms 40c roul, & SP opt Arms to 1Fr on 37½c perf. 1882-84 SP opt Agriculture to 5Fr. 1893-96 SP opt Grand Duke to 5Fr. 1895 SP opt Grand Duke to 10c. Also official perfins to 1Fr. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £8800+ = A$16,500+. (127) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Norway: Bypost Local Post collection 1865-1900 with good coverage inc Aalesund 1880 Fish 3o (5 colours). 1884 Monogram set perf & imperf. Arendal 1885 Ship set to 10o plus 1885 New Colours set to 10c. 1886 Newspaper Stamp. Bergen 1865 Arms 2Sk. 1869 Numeral 2K imperf & rouletted. Christiana 1890s Dog set 10o& 20o. Christianasund 1878 Typeset 10o. 1879 Andersen set to 10o. Drammen 1869-88 various issues inc 1869 Arms Is, 1875 '2B' blue, 1888 Typeset tete-beche 5o pr. 1887 Erickson Post to 10o. Horsens 1882 Anchor 5o. Grimstad 1887 Ship set to 10o. Hammerfest 1888 View set to 10o plus Surch. Holmestrand 1888 Typeset 3o, 5o & 10o imperf plus 3o perf. 1888 View set Kragero, 1886 Island set. Levanger 1888 Pic set. Mandal 1886 Tree set, Namsos 1888 Fish set plus Surch. Spitzbergen 1896-98 Polar Bears 5o, 10o & 20o. Stenkjaer 1888 Bear set. Tonsberg 1884-85 Arms to 10o perf & imperf. Tromso 1881-96 Reindeer selection to 25o. Trondheim 1865-67 monogram various types. 1860s-80s Numeral types. 1897 Pic set to 20o. Vadso 1893 Reindeer & Sled set. Vardo 1893 Ship set. Mostly G-VF M/U, 90%+ bring M. Impressive collection with many rare stamps. (183) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Russia - POs in China & Levant 1865-1916 Collection. China 1849-1908 opt Arms to 10K, horiz laid paper & to 10R, vert laid paper. 1910-16 to 1R, wove paper. Levant 1865-67 Ship (10pa) vert network & (2pi) horiz network. 1868-90 Numeral to 10K. 11876 8 on 10k 1879 7 on 10k. 1879 Numeral 1K & 2K. 1884 New Colours to 74. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat£750+. (45)SOLD at A$180
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USA: 1865-1907 Classic BOB collection inc 1865 Newspaper Portrait 5c, 10c & 25c. 1872 Registration seal in green. 1895-97 Newspaper Stamps to $100. 1873 Treasury Officials to 90c. 1973 Interior Officials to 90c. 1873 Agriculture Official 3c. 1873 Navy Official 1c & 2c. 1873 Justice official 1c & 10c. 1873 War Official to 30c. 1873 State Official to 24c & 1873 PO Official to 6c. Also PO official seals 1879-1907 in brown (2 shades) & blue. All diff. Mostly F-VF M/UN/U, usual condition. SG cat £3000+ = A$5700+. (52) (P)SOLD at A$500
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1865 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d plate 7 (3, SG 93) & 6d plate 6 (SG 97) tied by 'London SP 22 65' duplex pmks. To Sydney with b/s of Kingston-on-Thames' & Ship Letter Sydney. SG cat £400+ for such franking.AVAILABLE at A$200
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Stamp Duties: 1865 3d - £45 Colourless embossed Proofs on 'A Cowan & Sons' wmk paper, 121 diff values with 'Specimen' & frame printed in blue, 65x85mm. F-VF UN as made, mostly very fresh. Elsmore online cat $150ea = $18,150! An amazing collection & wonderful opportunity for the serious collector. (121 proofs).AVAILABLE at A$4500
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 1d Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. F-VF UN as made. (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 1/7 Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 4/8 Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed £1.2/- Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed £15.10/- Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. F-VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 'ONE HALF PERCENT' Proof on Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. UN as made, some edge flts. Elsmore online cat $800. Extremely rare non-value type. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 'PAID IN FULL' Proof on Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Extremely rare non-value type. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1865-70 Cod Fish 2c bluish-green, h/s Specimen diag in italics. F-VF UN. SG 31(s) cat £120+ for normal, Unitrade 24 cat C$150+ for normal, plus premium for extremely rare specimen. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1857-1947 Collection inc 1857-64 Crown & Flowers 1d & 8d. 1860 New Colours 2d, 3d triangle, 5d, 6d Used. 1862-64 Crown & Flowers to 1/- inc 6d & 1/- Used. 1865-70 Pic & Portrait to 24c. 1868 Prince 1c. 1876-79 Fish 2c roul. 1880-98 Pic & Portrait to 12c. 1897 400th Anniv set to 60c. 1897-1918 Royal Portrait to 5c. 1910 Pic & Portrait to 15c. 1919 Caribou set to 36c. 1919 Air Post opt $1 on 15c. 1920 Surch to 3c on 5c. 1923-24 Pic set to 24c. 1931 Airmail set to $1. 1932 Trans-Atlantic opt $1.50 on $1. 1933 Airmail set to 75c. 1933 350th Anniv set to 32c. 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set perf SPECIMEN. 1937 Addition Coronation set to 48c. 1947 Princess 4c IMPERF horiz pr. Mostly VF M/UN/MUH with a few U. Unitrade cat C$10,000+ = A$13,500+. Valuable & impressive collection in unusually nice quality. (180) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2200
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1865 Arms set 5c-1P, plus 5c, 10c (2), 20c & 1P shades. F-VF U. SG 33-38 cat £162. Yv 29-33 cat €248. (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Reunion: 1865-1974 strong collection in springback binder inc 1885 25c/40c Eagle FU, 5c/40c Ceres, 5c/30c Napoleon M, 20c/30c P&C FU, 1891 REUNION opt inc 40c P&C M, also Commerce type opt 10c with variety 'damaged E' M, 25c with variety RLUNION FU. Also Reunion opt with accent, 80c pale-rose (2) M, 80c Ceres & 75c Commerce used on piece (cat £680), 1892 P&C set M, 1900-5 New Colours set UN, 5c FU, 1907 Pics set M, 1915 Red cross opt M, 1922 Pics set M, 1915 Red Cross opt M, 1922 Pics to 3F M, 1924 Surch set M, 1943 France Libre opt 1c-20F MUH. Post-war CFA opts inc 1949 Airs 100F/200F to 500F/1000F FU, 1954 Sports sets MUH & set FU, 1954 Airs set M other issues MUH & FU (Red cross sets) & more. An attractive collection ideal for expansion. F-VF cat £3100 = A$6000. (360, 1 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1865-73 QV 4d vermilion. Large white cnr letters LA-AL, plate 11, IMPERF, wmk large garter INVERTED. Superb fresh UN, 4 large margins & bright colour. SG Spec J58a, SG 94a cat £8500. Extremely rare imperf error & certtificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
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1865-73 QV 9d straw. Large white letters LN-NL, wmk emblems, plate 4. F-VF fresh MUH appearance (nicely regummed). SG Spec J94, SG 98 cat £4800. Rare stamp. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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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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Collection 1865-80 QV Large white cnr letters inc plates. 1865-67 QV 3d plate 4, 4d plate 7-14, 6d plate 5 & 1/- plate 4 wmk emblems. 1867-80 QV 3d plate 5-10, 6d plate 6, with hyphen, plate 8 & 9, 9d, 10d, 1/- plate 4-7, 2/- blue (3 shades) & 2/- brown wmk spray of rose, 1872-73 QV 6d plate 11 (2 shades) & 6d pale bistre plate 12, plus 6d grey plate 12 wmk spray. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF U, usual mixed condition. SG cat £9000+ = A$17,300+. (34) (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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Circular Delivery Companies: Collection 1865-68. Almost comp for all towns inc Aberdeen 1867 ½d in both brown & blue (SG cat £170). Clark & Co 1866 (¼d) both sizes. Dundee 1867 ¼d & ½d (£300). Good coverage of Edinburgh & Leith inc Arms 'Parcel' stamp set (¼d), (2) & (3d) (£545). Glasgow set imperf, & perf Liverpool set. London imperf & perf, plus error strip of 3 IMPERF horiz. Metropolitan ¼d (2 colours) & ½d. London & Districts imperf & perf set of 2. National set of 4. Also Delivery Company 1868 with cnr letters covering all towns ¼d-1d. National 15 Basinghall St set. Useful coverage of blks of 4 in Edinburgh & Leith, Liverpool, Glasgow, Metropolitan, National, plus Glasgow ¼d blk of 9. Then useful reference ranges of forgeries perf & imperf inc setenant strips & blks. All diff inc blks. Mostly F-VF M/MUH, few flts. SG cat £5700+ = A$11,000+, forgeries not counted. Comprehensive coverage of these classic issues. (490) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1300
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1865-78 QV range with 8p purple, 1a brown, 2a orange & 4a green, all marg blks of 4, all opt CANCELLED 13 x 2½mm, all wmk elephant. From De La Rue archives, being from colour sample proof sheets. VF fresh MUH. SG ex 56-62 & 71 cat £512 for M, should be at least double, £1024 MUH normals & much rarer with opt, especially as blks. (16) (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1865-1890s Norway Local Posts collection of Town Bypost issues on pgs with good coverage of many towns. Alesund 1884 monogram set. Bergen 1868 Numeral 2s red. Christiansund 1878-89 range inc 1878 Andressen to 7o, 1887 Numeral 5o set perf & set to 10o imperf. Holmestrand 1888 Pictorial set, Kragero 1886 Island set. Drummen 1887 Bird 5o, Hammerfest 1888 Pictorial set. Trondheim 1865-70 Monogram range inc types & opt, 1872-77 Numeral range inc shades, printings & surcharges. 1877-78 New Design numeral range to 8o inc shades. Tonsberg 1884-85 Castle range to 20o inc perf & imperf. Tromso 1882 Reindeer range to 8o. Mostly F-VF M/U. Very scarce & seldom offered with so many towns represented. (114).AVAILABLE at A$600
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Romania: 1865 Cuza 1p yellow, 2p orange, 5p pale blue & 20p rose-red, plus 1866 Carol set 2p, 5p, 20p & 1868-70 Carol set 2p-18p. All in sheets of 25 of 1880-1890s Spiro forgeries with various diff 'pmks'. VF 'U'. SG ex 45-72(var) cat £21,000+, Mi ex 11-20(var) cat €20,000+ genuine. Rare specialist items. (11 sheets = 275).AVAILABLE at A$400
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1865 Queen 19c rose & brown imperf. VFU appearance, 4 margins, tiny tear at base, barred '2' pmk. SG 83 cat £850, Edifil 71 cat €1100. (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1865 Queen 4c blue, unissued imperf. Fresh UN, 4 large margins, tiny thin but Superb appearance. SG footnote cat £2000, Edifil NE2 cat €3500. 2010 Scheller photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1865 Queen 19c rose & brown, perf 14. Fresh UN, tiny thin but VF appearance with nice colour. SG 89 cat £4000, Edifil 77 cat €5100. Extremely rare in genuine unused condition. (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1865 Queen 19c rose & brown, perf 14. FU appearance, some flts, barred pmk. SG 89 cat £2750, Edifil 77 cat €3360. Rare genuine example. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350