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1944 Marianne de Fernez 2Fr & 50Fr bright green unissued values in gutter pr. VF MUH. SG 843-7(var), Maury 648B & C cat €310+ as singles, plus large premium for gutter pr, so est €600+. Extremely rare. (P)SOLD at A$150
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Fiji: 1976-1990s collection on hagners in binder. 1876-77 UR opt monogram 6d. 1892-93 Surch 'Five Pence' on 6d. 1912-37 KGV to 1/-. 1938-55 KGVI Pc to 5/- inc types & shades. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1954-59 QEII Pic set to £1. 1959-63 QEII to £1. 1971-72 Bird set to $2. 1979-94 Architecture set to $5. 1940 Postage Due set to 1/6. Mostly F M/MUH/U. SG cat £950+. (1050 + 5 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$220
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France 1849-1900 Classic accumulation. 1849-52 Ceres to 40c, imperf. 1852-53 President 10c & 25c. 1853-61 Emperor imperf to 80c. 1862 Emperor perf to 80c. 1863-70 Emperor Laureated to 5Fr. 1870-71 Ceres imperf to 30c. 1871-76 Ceres perf to 80c. 1876-1900 P&C to 1Fr inc types & shades. 1859-78 Postage Due 10c & 15c. 1881-92 Postage Due to 60c & 1893-1941 New Colours to 3Fr. Mixed condition but plenty G-VF U, odd M. SG cat £8500 = A$17,000+. (1277).AVAILABLE at A$400
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France: 1849-1981 Collection in s/book. 1849-52 Ceres 25c blue, 1853-61 Emperor to 40c imperf. 1863-70 Emperor Wreath to 80c. 1871-76 Ceres to 40c. 1876-1900 P&C to 1Fr. 1900-23 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 10Fr inc 40c & 50c background omitted. Good coverage of Sower issues. Then useful 1930s-60s Commems & Defs inc Airmails, with some blks & prs. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £2800+ = A$5000+. (1650).SOLD at A$325
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France: 1853-2003 Collection in 2 s/books. 1853-61 Emperors to 40c imperf. 1863-70 Emperor wreath to 80c perf. 1869 Emperor 5Fr. 1871-76 Ceres to 40c. 1876-1900 Peace & Commerce to 75c. 1900-23 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 20Fr. Good coverage of 1920s-60s commems. 1949-50 Air to 1000Fr & 1959 Air to 1000Fr. Range of 1970s-80s commems MUH. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £4100+ = A$7500. (2500).AVAILABLE at A$550
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France 1850s-1960s collection on leaves & in hagners inc 1853 Napoleon Heads 1c M, 10c (2), 20c (5), 40c (3), 80c, 1862 1c, 5c (2), 10c, 80c, 1863-70 Laureated Napoleon 1c olive M, 2c (2), 30c, 80c, 1871-76 Perf Ceres 2c red-brown UN, 15c bistre (10), 1876 Peace + Commerce 'N under B' 5c (2), 15c, 20c, T5c, 1Fr, 1877-90 'N under U' to 5F (21 values), 1930 Airs M/MLH, 1936 Airs to 3F50, 1936 100th Flight set of 2, 1949 Airs set & others, 1939 2F25 Bernard (19). Back of the Book inc 1881 2c black M, 4c, 5c black, 50c black. Some Colonies inc General colonies 1871-72 80c, Fr Polynesia Oceania 1913 Pic to 50c (2) & others. Solid good lot generally G-VFU, some M. SG cat £3500 = A$6300. (625, 2 M/Sheets).AVAILABLE at A$450
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Germany: 1949-59 collection in thick Minkus album. Baden 1851-58 Numeral to 9Kr. 1862-68 Arms to 30Kr, 1862 Postage Due set. Bavaria 1849-62 Numeral to 9Kr. 1876-1908 Arms to 2Mk. Prussia 1850-58 King to 3sgr. Schleswig-Holstein 1864 Numeral 1¼s. Thurn & Taxis South 1852 Numeral set to 9Kr. German 1872 Eagle Small Shield to 7Kr & Large Shield to 18Kr. 1874 Surch 2½ & 9. 1875 Pfennige set to 50pf. 1902-05 Germania set to 5Mk. 1928-32 Zeppelin 4Mk. 1933 Zeppelin Chicago Flight 2Mk & 4Mk. 1933 Wagner set 10 40pf. 1933-34 Air Zeppelin set to 3Mk. 1935 Costumes set to 40pf. 1936 Olympics M/S set of 2. 1937 Hitler M/S perf & imperf plus Culture Fund M/S. 1945 SA & SS 12pf set. Allied Occ 1946 Exhib M/S perf & imperf. Good coverage of Soviet Occ issues for Berlin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern inc Child set, Saxony & Thuringia inc 1946 Theatre M/S imperf & rouletted. Also range of German Colonies & WWII Occupation issues. Danzig from 1920 opt set to 5Mk. 1937 Daposta M/S set of 2. Range of WWII Occ issues inc Poland & Bohemia & Moravia. All diff. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £6900 = A$12,500+. Very comprehensive collection. (3200 + 9 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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Huge deceased estate mess Part 16: Alderney 1983-end 1999 MUH collections in VGC Lindner slipcase hingeless album (retail $180) with 20 Pic/Commem sets inc Birds to £2 & 6 M/sheets. Seychelles (46) to 1956 inc 1880s/90s QV (13) to 16c M & KGVI Pics to 50c M. Vatican 1960s-90s MUH collection with 15 Pic sets & 33 M/S. Pacific Islands in green binder with Tokelau MUH Pics sets & Tuvalu MUH M/sheets. Grenadines of Grenada 1976-96 group in orange binder. Faroe Islands 1980 & 81 Year Books plus 1975-85 CTO collection with 25 CTO Pic/Commem sets. France 1876-1900 P&C collection (35, STC £320) to 5Fr lilac 1900-29 Merson to 20Fr bi-colour & 1902-37 Sowers (46 diff) to 2Fr. 6 albums, all in neat medium carton.SOLD at A$250
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Japan: 1871-1953 collection on pgs. 1871 Dragon to 500m imperf. 1872 Dragon to 5s, perf. 1872-75 Cherry Blossom to 30s. 1875 Birds 12c & 15s. 1876-92 Koban to 1Y inc 6s, 12s & 45s. 1884 Silver Wedding set. 1896 China War set. 1899-1908 Chrysanthemum to 1Y. 1924 Empress 10Y. 1934 Red Cross to 10s. 1936 Kwantung set M (SG cat £225). 1937-40 Pics to 10Y. Air 1929 Airplane to 18s. Mostly F-VF M/U, some classic forgeries as expected. SG cat £4800+ = A$9000+. (310)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Japan: 1873-1930s Telegraphs & Revenues on pgs. Telegraphs 1885- 88 to 25s. Revenues inc General Revenues 1873-74 to 10s. 1883 to 50s. Judicial 1884 Justice to 10Y. 1876 Almanac stamp General Duty 1898 to 10Y. Also Revenues for Medicine & Registration Tax. Mostly F-VF U. Interesting lot. (72)AVAILABLE at A$70
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Massive Collector's Hoard Part 12: Japan collection to mid 1977 in 2 White-Ace illustrated albums with 1872 Dragon 1s blue (SG cat £300), 1872 Defs (18) to 30s black or violet (£550). 1876 Defs (18) to 25s, misc early 1900s-30s Commems & 1940s-60s Parks Pics. Australia in 3 albums inc 1927-80 collection in Seven Seas illustrated album. 1978-80 PSE (70) collection inc Red Cross black 'Billy Blood drop' pmks (2, still hard to find) & Railway with Invermay (TAS) Locomotive pic pmks (2) plus 12980s FDC accum (300) in big plastic bag. Christmas Is 1958-2006 collection inc 1958 QEII comp & Lunar New Year Pics in quantity inc elusive higher vales. Philippines collection in Chinese s/book & NZ Pics in another 2. PNG array inc Pics in album plus loose POP inc 1975, 82, 89 & 90 Year Packs. All in large carton.SOLD at A$275
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Mauritius: 1858-1981 collection on hagners in binder. 1858 Britannia (1d) unissued, plus 1890 perf opt LPE. 1859-61 Britannia 6d, 1/- vermilion & 1/- green imperf. 1860-72 QV to 5/-. 1862 Britannia 6d perf. 1876-79 Surch ½d on 9d & 10d. 1878 Surch to 2R5. 1879-93 QV to 50c. 1883 18c on 17c & Sixteen Cents in 17c. 1898 Jubilee 36c. 1895-1907 Arms. 1891 Two cents on 4c with errors opt inverted, opt double & opt double & inverted. 1899 6c on 18c error opt inverted. 1902 Postage & Revenue opt QV & Arms to 50c. 1910 KEVII Arms to 2R50. 1912-22 KGV to 2R50. 1921-34 KGV to 2R50. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-49 KGVI set to 10R. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1950 KGVI Pic set to 10R. 1953 QEII Pic Def set to 10R. 1965 QEII Birds set to 10R. 1967 Self Govt opt set to 10R. 1969 QEII Sea life set to 10R. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, mixed earlies. SG cat £4000 = A$7300 (850) (P)SOLD at A$650
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Portuguese Colonies: 1868-1940s Collection in album. Azores 1868 Embossed 25R, curved labels. 1871-76 Embossed vals to 100R, straight labels. 1894 Henry vals to 1000R. 1895 St Anthony vals to 1000R. Angola 1870-85 Crown vals to 300R. 1886 Embossed vals to 200R. Angra 1892-93 Figures vals to 200R. Guinea 1881-87 Crown vals to 40R. Zambezia. 1894 Figures vals to 200R. 1898-1901 Carlos vals to 700d. Cape Verde 1877-85 Crown vals to 100R. Congo 1898-1901 Carlos vals to 300R. Laurenco Marques 1895 700th Anniv Embossed 5R & 10R & Figures 2½R & 10R. Madeira 1871-76 Embossed 5R & 50R. Macao 1884-85 Crown 25R & 300R. Mozambique 1876-85 Crown vals to 300R. Mozambique 1892-93 Embossed set. 1895-1902 Arms vals to 1000R. Nyassa 1898 Figures set to 300R. 1898 Carlos vals to 300R. Ponta Delgada 1892-93 Figures vals to 300R. Funchal 1897 Carlos vals to 500R. Timor 1898-1903 Carlos vals to 47a. India 1898-1901 Carlos vals to 1R. Mostly F-VF M/U SG cat £2300+-A$4300+ & undercatalogued as many seldom seen issues present. (800).SOLD at A$500
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Spain: 1850-1975 collection in s/book. 1850 Queen 6c black, 1852 & 1853 Queen 6c, 1864 Queen to 1R. 1876 King to 4p. 1854 Official Arms set to 1L & 1855 Oval Arms Official set to 1L. 1874 Justice to 10p. 1907 Expo Madrid set to 4p. 1956 Franco to 10p. 1960 Bull fighter set, 1961 Velaquez M/S set of 4. Useful range of Mint commems 1960s-70s. 1975 Expo M/S set of 2. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, some 19th Century with telegraph cancels. SG cat £3600+ = A$6500+. (930)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Turkey: 1863-1975 collection in Scott album. 1863 Toughra 20pa. 1865-82 Duloz vals to 5pi. 1876-90 Crescent vals to 5pi. 1913 Pic vals to 50pi. 1916-18 Sultan Pic vals to 5pi. 1920 Pic vals to 50pi. 1936 Dardanelles opt set. 1940 Games set. Air stamps inc 1934 opt set to 40k. Postage Dues 1865-71 Duloz vals to 5pi. 1914 set to 2pi. Thessaly 1898 Army set to 5pi. Newspaper stamps inc 1892 Imprime in frame vals to 2pi. Useful 1950s-60s Commems & Defs inc 1958-59 Views sets. Anatolia 1921 Postage Due vals to 5pi opt SPECIMEN. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £2100+ = A$3800. (1800).SOLD at A$500
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Turkey: 1865-1901 classic accumulation inc 1865-76 Duloz selection to 25Pi, plus types, shades & perfs. 1876 Surch to 5Pres on 5PI. 1876-90 Crescent to 5Pi inc 5Pa lilac, plus shades & perfs. 1892 Toughra to 5Pi, plus shades. Postage Dues 1865-72 Duloz to 5Pi. 1888 Crescent to 2Pi. Newspaper 1891 'Imprime' opt Crescent to 2Pi. 1892 Imprime opt Toughra to 5Pi. 1894 opt Toughra to 2Pi. Also 1865-90s selection of Locals inc Star & Crescent, View & Typeset issues. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £6000+ = A$11,000+. (450)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1876 '8d EIGHTPENCE' opt QV 9d lilac-brown on pink. F-VF fresh MLH, nice original gum. SG 191 cat £650. 2021 Ceremuga AIEP photo-vert. (P)SOLD at A$600
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1876-81 Swan 6d lilac, wmk crown CC upright, perf 14. VF fresh M, redistributed gum. SG 75a cat £750.Rare genuine mint. 2020 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$425
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1841-1935 British Empire collection in 2 New Imperial Postage Albums. GB 1841 QV 1d red & 2d blue, imperf. 1858-79 QV 1d red plate range from 71-223, largely comp. 1862-80 QV surface printed vals to 1/- plus plates & wmks. 1902-13 KEVII vals to 10/-. Antigua 1862-76 QV 1d & 6d range inc perfs & wmks. Australia 1913-36 Kangaroo ½d to £1 inc £1 blue & brown, 3rd wmk. 1932 Bridge set to 5/-. Bahamas 1884-98 QV vals to £1. Barbados 1852-78 Britannia selection from imperfs, vals to 1/- plus perf vals to 1/-. Bermuda 1920 & 21 Tercentenary sets. British Columbia 1865-67 Crown V 3d & 1868-71 surch 2c on 3d. Brit East Africa 1894 Surch set opt SPECIMEN. 1897 QV Lions 1R & 2R. British Guiana 1853-59 Ship 1c & 4d imperf. British Levant 1921 KGV Seahorses vals to 180Pi. Brunei 1907 River Views set to $1. 1922 Exhib opt vals to $1. Burma 1937 KGV set to 25R. Canada 1897 QV Jubilee vals to 50c (most M). 1928 KGV Pic set to $1. Cape 1853-61 Triangles to 1/- inc printings. Ceylon 1857-58 QV vals to 10d, imperf. Cook Is 1892 Typeset to 10d. Egypt 1931 Zeppelin opt set. Gambia 1892 QV sets to 1/- 1902-06 KEVII sets. 1922-27 KGV Elephant vals to 10/-. Gibraltar 1912-19 KGV vals to £1. 1921-30 KGV vals to £1. Heligoland 1876-79 Arms vals to 5Mk. India 1854-55 QV Litho vals to 4a inc shades. 1911-33 KGV vals to 25R. Ionian Is 1859 QV set to (2d) Iraq 1918-21 British Occ opt vals to 10R. Ireland 1922-23 Provisional Govt opt vals to 10/-. Mauritius 1858-61 Britannia imperf vals to 1/-. 1900-05 Arms vals to 5R. Morocco Agencies 1907-12 Spanish Currency opt vals to 12p. New Brunswick 1860-63 QV Pic vals to 17c. Newfoundland 1862-64 Flower vals to 1/-. NWPI 1915-22 Kangaroo vals to 5/- inc 2/- perf OS. 1932-34 Bird vals to £1. 1932-34 Air opt vals to £1.NSW 1850 Sydney View 3d. 1891-97 Postage Due vals to 20/-. New Zealand from 1860s Chalons imperf vals to 6d & perf vals to 1/-. 1898-1907 Pic vals to 5/-. 1913 Exhib opt set. Nova Scotia 1851-60 Crown & Flowers 3d. Palestine 1927 Pic vals to 200m inc 40m. Papua 1931 OS opt set to 2/6. Rhodesia 1905 Victoria Falls to 5/-. 1910-13 KGV Double Head vals to 2/-. St Helena 1856 QV 1d, imperf. Sarawak 1869 Rajah 3c. 1918-29 Rajah vals to $1 & 1932 Rajah to $1. Sierra Leone 1921-27 KGV Elephant vals to 1£. 1932 KGV Palm Tree vals to £1. South Africa 1921-30 Pict vals to 10/-. SWA 1931 Pictorial set to 20/-, horiz prs. Johore 1896 Coronation opt vals to $1. Sudan 1898-1911 Camel Postman vals to 10Pi. 935 Gordon set to 50Pi. Tanganyika 1922-25 Giraffe set to £1 M, Tasmania 1870 QV 4d blue. Trans Jordan 1920 opt EEP vals to 10pi. Transvaal 1869-77 Arms vals to 1/-. 1902-09 KEVII vals to £1. Virgin Is 1866-68 St Ursula vals to 1/- plus 1888 4d on 1/-. 1922-28 KGV Badge set to 5/-. Zanzibar 1896-98 Sultan vals to 5R. Mostly F-VF M/U, mixed in parts but overall above average with only odd, high vals F/C. Obvious forgeries not included in cat. SG cat £68,000 = A$125,000+. Valuable & impressive collection. (11,500). (P)SOLD at A$15500
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Antigua: 1863-35 collection. 1863-67 QV 1d & 6d, wmk star plus 6d shade. 1872 QV 1d & 6d (2 shades), wmk crown CC, perf 12½ & 1876 1d (2) & 6d, wmk CC, perf 14. 1879 QV 4d blue, wmk crown CC & 1882 ½d & 4d, wmk crown CA. 1884-87 QV 1d, 2½d & 4d, wmk crown CA. 1903-07 Arms to 2½d, wmk crown CA plus 1908-17 to 2½d, wmk mult crown. 1921-29 KGV Badge to 6d. 1932 Tercent to 2/6, 1935 Silver Jubilee to 2½d. Also Barbuda 1922 KGV 6d & 1/-. All diff inc shades. Most F-VF U. SG cat £358+. (58)AVAILABLE at A$100
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British Guiana: 1862-1935 collection inc 1862-76 Ship range to 24c inc 1c brown plus perfs & shades. 1876-79 Ship to 48c. 1878 Provisional horiz bar on 2c official. 1882 Ship set to 8L. 1888-89 Inland Revenue opt to 10c. 1889 Ship to 96c. 1890 Surch set. 1898 Jubilee to 5c. 1905-07 Ship to 96c. 1913-27 KGV Ship to 60c. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Officials 1877 opt Ship 1c & 2c. All diff inc shades. Most G-VFU. SG cat £785+. (108).AVAILABLE at A$200
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British West Indies: 1865-1935 collection. Bermuda 1865-1903 QV range to 1/- plus 6d perf, wmk Crown CC. 1880 QV ½d & 4d. 1883-1904 QV vals to 1/- plus shades. 1902-10 Dry Dock vals to 3d. 1910-25 Ship to 1/- plus shades. 1920-21 Tercent 1st issue vals to 4d. 1922-34 Ship to 1/- plus shades. 1921 Tercent 2nd Issue set to 1/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. British Honduras 1865-87 QV vals to 1/- plus perfs. 1888-91 Surch vals to 20c. 1922-33 KGV vals to 50c. Caymans 1935 KGV Pic vals to 1/-. Grenada 1861-74 QV Chalon range of 1d & 6d inc wmks, perfs & shades. 1881-91 Surch ½d on 2/-. 1892 Postage Due vals to 2d on 8d. 1913-22 KGV vals to 1/-. Leewards 1890 QV Tablet vals to 1/-. 1902-08 KEVII vals to 1/-. 1912-22 KGV vals to 1/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Montserrat 1876-83 as 1d. 1922-29 KGV Bridge vals to 2/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Virgins 1887-89 QV 1d. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £1100+ = A$2000+. (370)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Gold Coast: 1876-1935 collection inc 1876-84 QV set ½d-6d, wmk Crown CC, 1884-91 QV set to 2/- plus shades, wmk Crown CA. 1889-94 QV Tablet 10/- & 20/- & 1898-1902 to 2/- 1901 Surch set One Penny on 2½ & 6d. 1902 KEVII to 1/-. 1907-13 KEVII New Colours to 2/- plus shades. 1912-21 KGV to 2/- plus shades & 1921-24 to 2/6, wmk script. 1928 KGV Castle set to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Mostly G-VFU. SG cat £420+. (101).AVAILABLE at A$110
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Hong Kong: 1862-1900 QV collection inc 1862-63 No wmk set to 96c. 1863-71 range to 96c, wmk Crown CC, plus shades & pmks. 1876-77 Surch 16c on 18c & 28c on 30c. 1877 16c yellow. 1880 Surch set 5c on 8c - 10c on 24c. 1880 New Colours set to 48c. 1885 Surch 20c on 30c - $1 on 96c. 1891 Surch 7c on 10c & 14c on 30c plus Antique 'T' varieties. 1891 surch set to $1 on 96c with Chinese characters. 1882-96 wmk Crown CA selection to 30c. Mostly G-VFU, some mixed. SG cat £3600+ = A$6500+. (80). (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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France 1850s-1966 collection/accumulation on 70 hagners with 1850s-70s Ceres & Napoleon types (225, SG cat £5300) inc imperf Ceres 20c black & 80c, possible pmk interest, 1876-1900 P&C to 5Fr inc M/UN (46, £11,000) inc 1c (2), 2c 4c & 5c greens, 3c ochre, 20c red on green (3), 25c blue type II (2, £1300), 25c black (4), 25c yellow (£550), 30c brown (3), 35c (£850), 40c type I (£850) & type II, 50c (£325), 75c red type I (£1500), 75c brown (£350) & 1Fr (2, £400), then U (80, £720). Then 1900-06 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson M range (33, £2350) inc 2Fr lilac & buff, plus range U to 5Fr, Sowers M lined background (15), plus U, & solid ground M (40) to 2Fr, 1924 Olympics 3+ sets M, plus U, then on through Pics/Commems inc 1929-33 Defs M 2Fr, 5Fr (5), 10Fr (2 diff), total £425+, & 20Fr U (5), through 1930s inc 1934 1Fr50 Dove & Cartier set all M, 1937 Pexip M/sheet (2, £1200), 1940s-60s mostly M inc large Art Paintings (52), plus Charities inc 1914 Red Cross 10c+5c (4 ea, £200+), 1918 Red Cross 15c+5c M & U (£245), 1917 War Orphans set to 50c+50c M inc extras (£1090), 1935 Intellectuals set M, Red Cross sets etc M (mostly) & U, Airs to 1000Fr inc M & U to 1966, plus 5pgs of Colonies. M/MUH/U, earlies very mixed condition, later generally F-VF. SG cat £34,000 = A$62,000 as cheapest types, much higher when shades etc priced. Valuable lot. (2600+) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2200
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1876-1920 Valuable Colonies & POs collection inc Congo 1891-92 opt Commerce 5c on 1c, 5c on 15c & 10c on 40c. 1891-92 vert opt Commerce set 5c, 10c & 15c on 25c. 1892 opt Postage Due 5c on 30c. 1900-04 Pic Def to 5Fr. Benin 1892-94 BENIN h/s 5c & 10c plus 1892 Surch 75c on 15c. Dahomey 1906-07 Faidherbe, Palm & Balay to 5Fr. Guiana 1886 0.05 on 5c PRC, imperf. 1887 0f20 on 35c. 1887 0f20 on 30c Ceres. 1892 P&C imperf 40c. 1892-1904 Tablets to 2Fr. Guinea 1892-1900 Tablet to 1Fr. India 1903 0.05 on 25c, 0.10 on 25c, 0.15 on 25c. Tahiti 1893 diag opt Commerce vals to 75c. 1893 '1893 TAHITI' opt vals to 1Fr. Obock 1892 curved opt vals to 25c. 1892 straight opt vals to 1Fr. 1893 triangle 2Fr & 5Fr. 1892 Postage Due vals to 20c. Djibouti 1893 DJ opt 5c & diag opt 25c on 2c & 1Fr on 5Fr Triangle. 1902 Surch 10c on 10Fr. Somali Coast 1902-03 Pic set to Fr. Gabon 1886 GAB 5 on 20c & 10 on 20. 1888-89 25 on 5c. 1889 Postage Due 15 on 5c. 1889 typeset 15c & 25c. Guadeloupe 1876-74 typeset Postage Due 15c & 30c. 1884 typeset Postage Due to 50c. 1884 CPE opt 20 on 30c & 25 on 35c imperf P & C. 1891 opt Ceres 30c. Cochin China 1886-87 Surch 5 on 25, 5c on 25 & 5 on 2c. Annam & Tonkin 1888. A&T opt to 10c. Indo-China 1889 5 on 35c, red opt. 1904-06 Grasset set to 10Fr. Indo-China PO in China good coverage inc Canton 1901 opt P&C vals to 1Fr, 1903-04 opt vals to 5Fr. Yunnanfu 1903-04 opt Tablet vals to 5Fr. 1908 Grasset vals to 10Fr. Madagascar 1889-91 Surch Commerce selection to 25c on 10c. 1895 opt P&C vals to 1Fr. 1891 typeset vals to 5Fr. Diego 1890 Surch to 15 on 25c. 1890 type-set set to 25c. 1891 type-set 5c. Madagascar 1896-99 Tablet set to 1Fr. Martinique 1886 5 on 20c Commerce. 1888-91 opt Commerce vals to 15 on 75c. New Caledonia 1881-84 opt dec to 25c on 75c, imperf. 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. Reunion 1885-86 opt Eagle 5c on 40c & 25c on 40c. Napoleon 5c on 3c. Tunisia 1888 Arms to 75c, 1888-98 Arms to 5Fr plus 'T' Perfin to 5Fr. Mostly F-VF M/U, overall well above average condition. Only the odd doubtful item & very many stamps signed by various French experts. Yv cat €44,000+ = A$78,000+. Many really scarce items present. (1470) (P)AVAILABLE at A$10000
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1876-84 QV 4d magenta, wmk Crown CC, perf 14. VF fresh MLH. SG 7 cat £275. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1876-84 QV 6d orange, wmk Crown CC, perf 14. F-VF fresh M, partial gum. SG 8 cat £350. (P)SOLD at A$200
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs 6d grey plate 1, UR cnr marginal imperf blk of 4, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters NA-OB. Superb fresh 2 MLH/2MUH, all 4 margins. SG Spec L212t cat £520 for M singles, should be at least double, MUH so £880 for this blk, SG T6-1s cat £500 for normals. Extremely rare positioned multiple. (P)AVAILABLE at A$220
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 8), letters CD. VF fresh M. SG Spec L235s, SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, Plate 1, letters DC, opt SPECIMEN (type 9). Superb fresh M. SG Spec L235s, SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £1 pale ultramarine, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec L236(p) cat £800, SG T17(p) cat £8250 for normal. Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £5 dull mauve, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag letters DM. Superb UN, mounted on card, 4 margins. SG Spec L237(p) cat £1300, SG T18(p) cat £30,000 for normal. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Japan: Comprehensive collection 1871-1970, some later to 1990s with numerous early classic issues (50, some probably genuine but not counted in cat value). From 1876 appears near comp inc Koban to 30s, New Koban to 1Y, 1899-1907 Chrysanthemum to 1Y, Tazawa issues to 1Y inc some M, 1929 Mt Fuji 8s old Die, 1923 Earthquake set, 1937-44 Showa set, coil set to 14s M, 1950-51 Def to 50Y, 1952-59 Def to 500Y, 1961-65 Def to 120Y, 1966-67 to 200Y. Good range of Commem issues mostly M inc 1894 Silver Wedding, 1896 Sino-Japanese War, 1905 Postal Service, 1906 Coronation set with scarce 10s, 1919 Peace, 1919 Airmail opts to 3s, 1923 Visit to Taiwan, 1925 Silver Wedding, 1947 Athletic Meet, 1948 Philatelic Week, 1949 Local Exhib, 1948 Moon & Geese, 1950 5th Athletic Meet & many other comp sets, all National Park & Airmail issues are comp inc 10 National park M/sheets. Mostly F-VF MUH/M/UN/U, lower mixed but with many nice stamps. STC Y1,550,000+ = A$20,000+ 18 years ago (plus earlier issues). Also inc many duplicates, Revenues etc as an added bonus. Very useful lot. (2600, 38 M/S) (P)SOLD at A$2000