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Railways: 1891 Range with 3d (2 shades), 4d, 5d UN, 6d (2 shades) & 1/- no wmk? OS opt. Generally F-VF U, usual flts. Elsmore cat $220 for cheapest types. (7)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Victoria: 1850-1908 Classic collection inc 1850-57 QV Halflength selection inc 1d (3), 2d (2) & 3d (3) with shades & printings plus 1857 3d perf. 1852-54 Queen on Throne 2d (2 diff shades). 1854 QV Octagonal 1/- perf. 1854-55 QV Woodblock 6d, 6d Too Late, 1/- Registered & 2/-, imperf plus 6d rouletted. 1856 Queen on Throne 1d plus 1858 6d. 1859 QV Woodblock 2/- green perf plus 1861 6d black & 1864-80 2/- blue. 1857-63 QV Emblems range inc 1d, 2d & 4d, imperf, 1d, 2d & 4d rouletted & 1d, 2d (2 shades) & 4d perf. 1860-66 QV Beaded Oval inc 6d orange. 1861-64 QV 1d, & 1862-64 6d black. 1863-73 QV Laureate inc 5/- blue on yellow & 10d grey. 1873 Surch ½ half on 1d. 1876 8d/9d. 1878 Emergency paper to 2d. 1873-87 QV Stamp Duty to 2/-. 1884 QV Stamp Statute 6d U & 1884-96 Arms Stamp Duty 6d Postally U. 1885 Stamp Duty opt 3d to 2/-. 1901 QV No Postage to 5/-. 1890-94 Postage Due to 5/- & 1895-1909 basic set to 5/-. All diff. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed condition. SG cat £4000+ = A$7600+. Valuable collection. (141) (P)SOLD at A$1000
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Ephemera: Accumulation of mostly Tasmania related items inc 1904 Branxholm sub-division maps (2, both 75cm x 100cm). 1903 Legerwood Estate (near Ringarooma) sub-division sale of 3048 acres into 38 farms. 1878 location order in favour of Michael Murphy of Legerwood (via Ringarooma) circa 1890 Map of 'Parish of Kay' (25cm x 45cm) with Town of Branxholm identified. Early 1900s Tasmanian Mining Company Shares (15) inc 'Back Creek Deep Lead Gold Mining' (1914, 6), Kittos Chum Gold Mining (Lefrog 1899), Portland Gold Mining (Gladstone, 1898), Jupiter Mining Co (Mount Reid 1899), Mount Rex Tin Mining (Ben Lomond 1900), Mount Ruby Tin Mines (Seamander 1912), plus some misc oddments inc 1960 signed Christmas card from the Governor of Tasmania. (lot)SOLD at A$220
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1848-73 Mauritius Collection. 1848-59 QV Post Paid 1d latest impression. 1859 QV Dardenne 2d, 1858 'FOUR-PENCE' opt Britannia imperf. 1858-62 Britannia to 1/-, imperf inc (4d) M & U. 1860-72 QV to 5/- inc shades. 1876 & 77 QV surch ½d on 9d & 1d on 4d. 1878 QV surch to 50c. 1879-94 QV to 2R50. 1895-99 Arms to 18c. 1938-49 KGVI to 1R, 1953-58 QEII pic to 5R. 1965-73 QEII Birds to 5R. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £5300+ = A$10,000+. (480) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1860s-1920s Attractive range on old-time album leaves or stock pages with British Commonwealth inc Antigua 1921 to 2/6, 1938 Defins M, Ascension 1924 3/- FU, Cyprus 1880 1d (5) UN, 1881 ½d/1d SG 7, Plate 220 UN, ½d/1d Plate 215 SG 9, Fiji 1870s to 1890s inc 1878 2d perf 10 x 12, 1860 perf 14 6d G-FU, North Borneo/Labuan selection of earlier issues. St Vincent inc 1890 6d dull purple opt 'SPECIMEN' UN. 1892 5d/4d chocolate M, various others. Foreign inc Japan 1874 20s, 30s, 1875 12s, 15s, 45s UN, 1880 to 1y G-FU with extras. Italian States inc Papal States range 1852-1867 inc 1867 5c, 10c, 40c, 80c UN w/o certificates. French Morocco inc 1938 Child Welfare in blks MUH - mixed condition, Portugal 1880-1900 inc 1893 75r/800r pale-orange, Portuguese Colonies mostly pre 1900 inc Macao 1880 perf 13½ 300r UN & others Romania 1862-1900 inc 1862-64 6p, 30p UN & later portrait issues M/U. Russia pre 1900 range Arms range. Various others much more to sort through. Some mixed condition mostly F, VF. SG cat £8300+ = A$16,000+. (2600+)SOLD at A$500
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1862-1900 Classic Central America collection inc Honduras 1866 Arms set 1r & 2r plus 1877 Surch 1r on 2r, ½r on 2r & 2r on 2r. 1878-79 President set to 1P. 1890 Arms set to 1P. 1891 President set to 10P. Then all issues to 1900 inc 1898 Train to 1P. Officials are comp inc 1898 Train opt set to 1P. Nicaragua 1862 Volcano 2c & 5c. 1869-80 Volcano to 25c perf & rouletted. 1882 Arms to 50c. 1890 Arms to 10P. Then coverage of all issues to 1900 inc 1896 & 1897 Maps to 5P, 1895 Arms to 5P. Excellent Officials inc 1896 & 1897 Maps to 5P. Postage Des 1896-99 sets in orange, purple, green & red. Also Officials 1896 h/s to 20c inc 20c h/s double. El Salvador 1867 Volcano set to 4r plus 1874 Circular h/s to 4r. 1879-89 Volcano set to 20c. Excellent coverage of 1880s & 90s issues inc Surch. Official are also very covered inc 1896 Circular opt to 1P plus Pics to 100c & New Colours to 100c. Postage Dues appear near comp. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £1400+ = A$2600+. (760)SOLD at A$300
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British Guiana: 1853-1910 Classic collection inc 1853-59 Ship 1c & 4c imperf. 1862 Typeset 1c type 10, 2c type 10 & 4c type 15. 1860-72 Ship range to 48c inc shades & perfs. 1876-79 Ship set to 96c, wmk crown CC. 1878 Provisional opts inc vert & horiz bar on 6c, horiz bar on Official 1c, horiz bar on Official 1c grey & 2c. Vert & horiz bar on Official 4c, 6c & both 8c types. 1881 1 Official opt Ship 12c. 1882 Ship set to 8c, wmk crown CA. 1888-89 Inland Revenue opt Ship to $5. 1889 Ships to 96c, wmk crown CA. 1898 Jubilee set to 15c, plus 1899 Surch. 1900-03 New Colours to 60c. 1905-07 Ships to 96c, wmk mult crown, plus 1907-10 New Colours to 12c. Official 1875 opt Ships to 24c & 1877 set to 8c. All diff. Mostly G-VF U with mixed condition as expected. SG cat £10,600+ = A$20,300+. (104) (P)SOLD at A$900
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Central America: 1862-1970s Collection/accumulation in thick binder. Honduras 1866 Arms set, imperf. 1878-79 President to 1P. 1890 Arms to 1P plus Officials. 1891 president to 10P. Later ranges of Def & Commems inc Airmails. British Honduras/Belize from QV issues to 1970s. Nicaragua 1862-80 Volcano to 25c inc perfs & roulettes. Useful range of 19th Century issues inc Officials & Telegraphs. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £900+. (2300)SOLD at A$220
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Colombian States: 1870-1902 Classic collection inc Antioquia 1873 Arms to 2P. 1890 provisional Typeset 2½c & 10c. 1899 general set perf & imperf. Bolivar 1863-66 Arms small types 10c & 1P. 1872 Arms set to 80c. 1874-78 Arms to 10c. 1879-91 Bolivar issues with the various dates to 1P. Also 10c & 20c bi-sected or quartered used on piece. Boyaca 1899-1902 Perez 5c. Cundinamara 1870 Arms 5c & 10c. 1877-82 Arms to 1P. 1883 Typeset 10c & 50c. 1885 Arms to 1P. Panama 1878 Arms to 50c. 1887-92 Map to 50c. 1892-96 Surch to 10c on 50c. 1892-96 Map to 1P. 1897 R Colon opt 10c. 1888 Registration 10c. 1898-1903 AR Colon opt 5c & 10c. Santander 1884 Arms to 10c. 1889 Arms to 10c. Tolima 1870 Typeset 5c & 10c. 1871 Arms to 1P. 1879-80 Arms to 1P. 1884 Arms to 10P. 1886 Condor Wings long to 10P & 1896 Wings not touching to 10P plus 5c imperf. 1888-1902 Arms to 1P plus 5c imperf. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £850+ & under-catalogued as seldom seen. (227)SOLD at A$300
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Falkland Islands: 1869-1902 QV Collection inc 1869-76 Frank rectangular in black on piece. 1878-79 QV 4d, 6d & 1/-, no wmk. 1885-91 QV 1d & 4d wmk crown CA sideways. 1891 ½d h/s on diag bisected 1d on piece. 1891-1902 QV to 1/- inc 2½d wmk reversed. All diff. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £800+. (12) (P)SOLD at A$150
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Fiji: 1876-1999 Collection in binder inc 1876-77 UR opt Monogram 6d, 1878-99 UR to 6d. 1881-99 QV 1/- M, 1903-09 KEVII to 5/-, 1912-23 KGV set to £1, wmk mult crown. 1935 Silver Jubilee set M & U. 1938-55 KGVI Pictorial set to £1, plus perfs & dies. 1954-59 QEII Pic set to £1. 1959-63 QEII Pic to £1 plus wmks. 1968 QEII Pic Def set to £1, 1970 Bird set to $2. Good coverage of commems. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5500+. (1050+, 30 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Genuine Old time collection in 'Triumph' stamp album. Largely assembled pre WWII with a good selection of Europe & Colonies, British Empire etc. Inc Australia Kangaroos 1st wmk to 5d inc 4d yellow G-FU. Egypt 1872-1940, Hungary C19th to 1940 inc 1932 Madonna to 5P M. Extensive Italy 1863-1950 mostly G-FU inc 1863 to 2L (2), 1878 Officials to 10L, 1889 to 5L (cat £1100), 1891 to 5L, 1926 1L20 Air, 1928 Emmanuelle Anniv to 5L, 1930's Commens part sets, 1937 Famous Italian to 2L55 G-FU. Italian States inc Sardinia 1855 to 80c, Sicily 1859 2g blue (2), mostly G-U, Italian Colonies inc Eritrea 1893 to 1936 Somalia 1906-1936 in 1906 surch, 1923 surch selections G-FU, Libya 1921 to 1938. Vatican City inc 1933 Pope Pius 1L to 2L75 G-FU, 1937 Catholic Press 75c M, Fiume 1920 to 1L M/MLH, Greece 1889-1940 inc 1926 Airs set M & others. Spain 1850-1940 inc 19th Cent selection G-FU. Then 1928 Catacombs to 5p, 1930 Goya Cent to 10p, 1930 Sth America to 10p all opt 'Muestra' (Specimen), Spanish Civil War Propaganda Labels (50 diff). Various other selections of Asia, Europe, Sth America & Colonial Africa inc Revenues. Mixed condition, many fine or better. SG cat £8300+ = A$15,500+. Well worth further investigation (1000s)SOLD at A$700
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India States - Sirmoor: 1878-99 Collection 1878-80 1st issue 1p green & 1p blue. 1892 with perf frame line 1p green = shade & 1p blue. 1885-96 Raja to 2a. 1894-99 Elephant to 1R. 1899 Raja set to 1R. 1890-99 ONSSS opt range to 2a inc opt types & red opt. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, sl mixed. SG cat £280+. (28) (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Italy: 1862-1906 Collection on pgs. 1862 Grazioli Essay 60c imperf. 1862 Embossed King to 80c, plus shades. 1862 Newspaper 2c, plus shades. 1863 Embossed King 15c imperf, plus error embossing double. 1863-65 King set to 2L. 1878 2c opt Official set to 10L. 1879-82 King set to 2L inc 30c M & 2L U. 1889 King to 5L. 1890 Valevole opt set to 2c on 1L75. 1895-97 King & Arms to 5L. 1901 King & Arms to 5L. Most diff inc M & U, plus shades. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £5500+ = A$10,500+. (84)SOLD at A$350
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Italy: 1860s-2000 Used collection in Davo albums inc Papal States (6, SG cat £440), 1863 set U (£230), ex 5c is M (£2250), 1867 20c pale blue M (£1900), 1878 Surch Official set, 1879 set inc 20c & 30c M (£1580), 1889 set U to 5L (£1100), opt Parcel Post set M (£200), Surch set, 1891-97 set M/U inc better 5c M (£1000) & all later King Defs sets, 110 Garibaldi sets (£535), 1911-13 sets (£330), 1920s inc 1924 Holy Year (£190), 1928 Filiberto set ex 20L (£400) & 1929 Montecassino set (£350), extensive 1930s inc 1931 St Anthony set, plus 75c both perfs (£475), 1932 Fascist March set ex 5L (£350), 1936 Horace to 2L55 (£360), 1937 Welfare postage set (£530), Augustus postage & Italians sets (£585), 1938 Empire set (£250) & most 1940s, then 99% comp to 2000. Also other Airs inc 1926 5L & 1927 Surch set (£380), Express Parcel Posts about 60% comp, M/S etc. Almost all F-VF U, scattered M. SG cat £18,000 to 1949, plus another £2800 to 2000 = A$40,000. (2600) (P)SOLD at A$1100
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Italy: 1863-1940s Collection/accumulation Used on hagners (+ some M), with 1863 nearly 4 sets to 2L (SG cat £920), 1878 opt Official 20c & 5L M (£1800), 1879 to 50c (£1056) inc 25c M (£950), 1889 set (£2350) inc 2 ea of 60c-5L, 1891 set (£310), then from 1900 inc 1910 Garibaldi 3 sets M (£655), 1911 Jubilee set (£170), 1912 St Mark's M, 2+ sets U (£290), 1917 both airmail opts M x 2, plus 2nd also U (£140), 1922 Congress opt 10c & 15c (£675), 1923 Black Shirt set M (£110), 1924 Trade opt set (£950), Def with advert tabs (9, £2260) inc 25c Tagliacozzo (£950), 50c Tantal (£190) & 1L (£950), Holy Year set (£190) & good range to 1942 inc 1934 Medal postage set M/U (£165), Postage Dues (£450) etc. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £16,000 = A$30,000. (700) (P)SOLD at A$950
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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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Mauritius: 1859-91 on page & s/card inc 1859-61 6d blue (full margins), 1/- vermilion margins touching, 1878 Surch to 2r50, 1879 2c to 2r50 (also 13c UN), 1883 '16 Cents' on 17c & 1883 2c to 50c. 1891 Surcharge, & others. Some varied condition, mostly F-VF. SG cat £710. (65).SOLD at A$160
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Norway: 1855-1941 Ex show dealer's display book on hagners inc 1855 Lion, 1856 2sk, 3sk, 4sk (4) & 8sk F/U (2), 1863 2sk 4sk (7), 8sk (2), 24sk M, 1867 1sk (3), 2sk (3), 3sk, 4sk (7), 8sk (4) Posthorns inc 1871-75 1sk (4), 2sk (3), 3sk (10), 4sk, 6sk (3), 7sk (1 M & 2 U), 1877-78 1o-60o U set with 5o, 35o-60o UN, 1878 1Kr M/U, 1.50Kr UN/U, 2Kr UN/U, 1883-90 1o-25o with 5o yellow-green M many shades & varieties, 1894-97 2o-60o, few M, 1905-08 opts to 30o U, 1910-20 1o-60o M/U, 1907 1Kr, 2Kr U, 1909 2Kr M/U, 1911 1Kr-5Kr sets M & U, 1914 M/U, 1922-30 sets M/U, 1930-58 North Cape sets M, 1935 Nansen M/U, 1889-1922 Postage Dues to 50o M/U, plus covers & cards (9). Few flts in earlies, generally G-VF U with a few M. Old Mi STC €7250+ = A$11,900, new catalogue sure to be higher. (900)SOLD at A$300
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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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Spain: 1850-99 Classic collection inc 1850 Queen 6c. 1851 Queen 6c, 6R & 10R. 1852 6c & 6R. 1853 Madrid Local 3c (no cent). 1853 Queen 6c, 12c, 5R & 6R. 1854 Arms to 6R. 1855-59 Queen range to 2R inc wmks & papers. 1860-61 Queen to 2R. 1862 Queen to 2R. 1864 Queen to 2R. 1865 Queen to 2R imperf inc 4c & 19c & perf to 2R inc 19c. 1866 New Currency to 20c inc 19c both colours. 1867 Numeral 5m & 10m. 1868 Habilitado to 10c. 1868-69 Queen to 20m. 1870 'Spain' to 19c. 1872-73 King & Numeral to 10P. 1873 Peace to 10P, 1874 Justice to 10P. 1875 King to 10P. 1876 King-77 King to 10P. 1878 King to 10P. 1879 King to 10P. 1889 Baby to 10P. Official 1854 Arms. 1855 Oval Arms to 1L. 1895-98 Baby & Arms set. War Tax 1877 King unissued to 5P. Carlists 1873 King 1R. 1874 King 1R. 1875 King 50c & 1R. 1874 Catalonia 16m. 1874 Valencia 1R. Also all diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some usual mixed condition with several 1870s-80s high with punch cancel. SG cat £12,000+ = A$23,000+, plus the Madrid Local cat£17,000. (244) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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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)AVAILABLE at A$600
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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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1878 QV 1d Yellow-green on yellow emergency paper, wmk V crown (SG w19). F-VF MLH. SG 196 cat £180 (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1878 '1D' opt Britannia on half of 5/- dull rose, with value tablet removed, unsevered pair, opt SG type 3a. VFU, 'Barbados' cds. SG 86b cat £2500. Unusually nice genuine example of this rarity. Rendon photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1700
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1872-92 mint classics range with 1872 2c/1d, 1876 VR monogram opts 2d/3d & 6d wove paper, plus 2d/3d imperf trial printing, 1d & 6d laid paper. 1878-99 VR range of perfs & shades (16), 1881-99 QV 1/- (2) & 5/-, plus surch basic set of 4. F-VF M, couple UN. SG 13, 29-31, 33, 35-7, 39, 39a, 40, 45, 51, 53-9, 66-7, 69-70, 72-3, & 75 cat £1330. Attractive range with scarce items. (29). (P)SOLD at A$300
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Collection 1940-1975 in illustrated springback binder inc 1840 QV 1d black (2), 1864-79 1d plates over 90 diff, 1870-79 ½d Bantams inc Plate 12 M, 1847 Embossed inc 6d, 10d & 1/-, surface printed assembly inc 1855-57 4d carmine (2), 2d lilac (2), 1867-80 3d plates 3-10, 1867 5/- (cat £675) & 10/- perfin (£3200), 1878-80 1/- orange-brown, 1876 4d brown, 8d orange, 1883-84 2/6 (2), 5/-, 10/- (£1100), 1884 wmk Crowns £1 lilac (£3000), 1887 to £1 green (£1100), 1902-10 to 10/-, £1 (cat £1250), Seahorses inc 1913 £1 green (£1400), 1929 £1 PUC (£550) & later issues. Mostly G-VF U, usual mixed condition with flts. SG cat £27,000+ = A$52,000. Valuable collection. (750) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1800
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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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1878 Piece with 1875 Brooke 12c red tied by unusual 'Sarawak Post Office 3 FEB 78' double, oval pmk plus Straits QV 2c (1 flts) & 30c claret (2 ea) with wing margin on 1 of ea with B172 pmks. SG 7 & Straits SG 11 & 17 cat £62+ as loose stamps alone. Previous owner paid £225 from SG London shop. (P)SOLD at A$275
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1878 QV 2/- Deep rose. F-VF U, 'Wanga... 25 FE' cds. SG 185 cat £300, CP C7a cat NZ$900. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150