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Railways: 1891 6d Claret opt 'OS' INVERTED, perf 11½ (no wmk?). F-VF U. Elsmore no inverts listed! Rarity. (P)SOLD at A$210
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Queensland: 1860-1911 Collection inc 1860 QV Chalon 1d & 6d, imperf. 1860-61 Chalon range to 6d wmk small star inc Registered M&U. 1862-67 Chalon no wmk to 1/- inc 1d, 2d & 3d & 1/- UN. 1868-78 Chalon range to 1/- wmk crown Q inc plenty shades & pmks. 1866-67 Chalon litho 4d & 5/-. Also 5/- h/s Specimen (2). 1880 Chalon Litho range to 20/-. 1879-81 QV Sideface to 1/- plus shades UN. 1882-95 QV Large Chalon range to £1 M&U. 1880 Half-penny opt QV 1d M&U. 1882-95 QV Solid background to 2/- plus shades & perfs. 1895-96 QV set to 5d, 2 cnr numerals. 1897-1908 QV blank background to 2/-, 4 cnr numerals M&U. 1900 Boer War Charity 1d U. Good selection of 1866-80s Fiscals inc Chalon to 5/-. Also Impressed Duties to £500. Range of postal stationary inc Postcards & Envelopes (8). Most G-VF M/MUH/UN/U. SG cat £10,000+ = A$19,000+. (790 +8 cvrs/PC). (P)SOLD at A$1300
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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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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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Balkans: 1866-1980s ex dealer's stock in 3 binders & stockbook. Albania 1913 Eagle opt Turkey. 1914 opt Skanderbeg Postcard. 1914 Surch set 1917 Eagle set to 1Fr. 1928 opt King 1Fr-5Fr, plus 3Fr & 5Fr blks. Montenegro 1874-98 Prince to 50h inc perfs. Serbia 1866-68 Prince to 40p, plus Newspaper 1p & 2p perf & imperf. 1869-80 Prince to 50p. 1880 King set to 1D. 1894-1901 King to 1D, granite paper M. 1905-11 King to 5D. Bulgaria 1879 Arms 1Fr. 1881 Arms 25s. 1884 Surch 50s/1Fr, 3s/10s & 15s/25s. Earlies usual mixed condition, later mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. Mi STC €3800+ = A$6200+. (1600)SOLD at A$210
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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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Belgium: 1879-1970s Railway Parcels Collection/accumulation in binder inc 1879-82 set to 1Fr plus shades. 1882-94 set to 2Fr. 1895-1902 Numerals in black to 90c. 1902-14 Numerals in colour to 4Fr. 1915-19 Train & Winged Wheel to 10Fr. 1920-21 Train to 20Fr. 1921 Arms to 20Fr, 1923-31 Arms to 50Fr. 1928 Newspaper opt to 20Fr. 1941 New Colours to 50Fr. 1945-46 Pictorials to 50Fr. 1949-52 Train to 300Fr. 1953-75 Buildings to 200Fr. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £1500+ = A$2700+. (1400)SOLD at A$150
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Bosnia & Herzegovina: 1879-1900 1st Arms issues Specialised study with figure of value at the top, covering both the lithographic & typographic printings with plates I-III. Extensive coverage of ea value. Noted perf 10½ set to 25k, M&U, perf 12½ to 25k M, perf 11½ to 25k. Better single items inc 3Kr, perf 12 M, 5k perf 9½ U (SG cat £160), 15k type I, perf 13 U, 25k, perf 12 U, ½k perf 11 UN (£180), ½k perf 11½ M, ½k perf 10½ M&U, ½kr compound perf 10½, 11½ M. Also noted blks of 4 of 1k, 2k, 3k(2), 15k & 25k. F-VF M/U. SG cat £2500+ = A$4800+. Nice collection. (184).AVAILABLE at A$375
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Bosnia Herzegovina 1879-1918 Collection in s/book with 1879-1900 Arms (75) to 25k inc 1891 perf 10½ set U (SG cat £50+), 1898 perf 12½ sets M&U (£85). 1900 New Currency inc mixed perfs set M (£950) 25h imperf proof, 1K ribbed paper, some M large blks, perf 12½ set U, perf 10½ to 30h U. 1904 Postage Dues perf 12½ set U & perf 12½-13 set U, plus some mixed perfs. 1906 Pictorial 3 sets perf 12½, 9½ or imperf (£210), 1910 Birthday set M (£70), 1912 Pic new values M&U (£60) 1912 Franz Josef set to 72k M, all 1913-18 mostly both M&U, plus opt varieties, 1916 set M high values U, 1916 Dues sets M&U (£130), 1917 set M ex 3Kr, plus set U (£70). Lots of shades, perfs, wmks, varieties in Arms. Noted items alone cat £2000+, & all the others, est total A$6000+. (500+)SOLD at A$325
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British Commonwealth 1850s-1960s in green loose leaf album & blue s/book with Australia inc Kangaroos 1st wmk to 2/-, 3rd wmk to 2/- brown perf OS, 2/-, 5/-, S. multi 2/-, 5/- perf OS, CofA inc 10/- G-FU, 1930s High value commems, 1949-50 Arms to £2, KGV Heads inc 1d red Die II, III, LM wmk (3) & 7 ACSC listed flaws (cat $250), 4d orange splintered cover ACSC 110(1)K, 4d violet 'weeping four' ACSC 111(2)F cat $110. Aust States (300) inc NSW 1854 6d Diadem var 'wmk 8'. Qld 1882 £1 green & £500 QV impressed Duty. Victoria from 1850s imperfs. 1879-1900 Postal Fiscals inc to £1. GB QV to KGVI G-FU range. Also Papua New Guinea collection 1952-1993 inc Pre-decimal to £1 MUH, Decimals range with MUH FV 180K. New Zealand 1862 2d blue FFQ. Transvaal 2 old cheques, Cape of Good Hope inc 1855 4d 1/- G-FU & many others. Some mixed condition but many F-VF. Retail approx $4500. Also inc Reproduction of The Age Vol 1 No.1 & Ballarat Courier April 1908 Edition. (1600+)SOLD at A$400
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British Empire: S-Z Countries 1860s-1980s in s/book. South Africa from 1920s inc blks. Southern Rhodesia from 1924 KGV Admirals & Field Marshall to 1/-. SWA 1954 Def Pic to 10/-. Sudan 1898-1941 Camel Postman to 20Pi. Tokelau fro 1948 inc blks. Trinidad 1860s-90s Britannia to 1/-. 1938-50 KGVI Pic to 1.20 Tristan Da Cunha 1952 KGVI opt set to 10/-. Virgin Is 1866-70 St Ursula to 1/-, plus shades & 1887-59 4d 1879-84 QV to 2½d inc 2½d brown (SG cat £120). Zimbabwe 1980s range of blks & control blks. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £5000+ = A$9600+. (1900+15M/S).AVAILABLE at A$850
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Bulgaria: 1879-1901 Classic collection inc 1879 Arms to 1Fr. 1881 Arms New Currency to 30s. 1882 Arms New Colours to 50s. 1884-85 Surch 3 on 10s, 5 on 30s & 15 on 25s. 1885 & 86 Arms 1s & 2s in both letters. 1887 Arms 1L. 1889-1901 Arms to 1L. 1892 Surch 15 on 30St. 1895 Surch 01 on 2s. 1896 Baptism set to 25s. 1896 Arms 2L & 3L Postage Dues. 1884-95 5s & 50s, perf 5 to 7½. 1886 set to 50s, imperf & 1887-93 set to 50s, perf 11½. 1895 30s on 50s perf & imperf. 1896 set to 30s. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1550+ = A$3000+. (60)SOLD at A$230
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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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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: 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)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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USA: 1851-1925 Classic collection inc 1851-57 Portrait 1c, 3c, 5c, 10c & 12c, imperf. 1857-61 Portrait to 90c, perf. 1861-66 Portrait to 90c, New Design inc Black Jack 2c & Lincoln 15c. 1869 Pic 10c-24c. 1870-88 to both 90c. 1882-88 Portraits to 5c. 1890 cnr triangles set to 90c. 1893 Columbus to $5. 1894-1900 Portraits with triangles to $2. 1898 Omaha set to $2. Postage Dues 1879 brown set to 50c, 1887-89 red-brown to 30c. 1891-93 Claret set to 50c. 1894-1925 New design to 50c. Special Delivery 1885 10c, 1888 10c blue & 1893 10c orange. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF U, odd UN, usual mixed condition. SG cat £21,000+ = A$40,000+. (141) (P)AVAILABLE at A$3000
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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)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Torres Strait Settlements: 1870s set 2c-36c, design showing a flag on a peak, believed to be of 1870s origin, as first recorded in about 1879. VF fresh UN, 6c & 36c imperf top or bottom from sheet edge. Very rare as full set of 6 as usually 5 values at most seen (The recent 'Brussels' find had no 2c at all). Similar full sets in our previous auctions have sold for $1800-$2500. (6) (P)SOLD at A$1200
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1879-85 'OS' opt QV 'NINEPENCE' on 10d brown, perf 10, wmk crown NSW opt Specimen in blue Type 11. F-VF MUH. SG O11s cat £65 for M, should be at least double, £130 MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1879 QV Key type 4d blue, wmk crown CC. VF fresh M. SG 20 cat £250. (P)AVAILABLE at A$140
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1879 'THREE PENCE' opt Hope Seated 4d blue. VF fresh M. SG 34 cat £190. (P)SOLD at A$130
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1879 '5 CENTS' opt QV 18c lilac, postcard stamp. VF, UN as always as it was sold affixed to postcards. SG P2 cat £375. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1879 '5 CENTS' opt QV 18c lilac, postcard stamp, variety 'short T'. F-VF, UN as always as it was sold affixed to postcards. SG P2 cat £375+ as normals. (P)AVAILABLE at A$220
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1879 QV 2c Blue-green, wmk CA crown sideways. Superb fresh M, original gum & perfect centring. SG 1 cat £1600. Very rare No 1 & especially desirable in such premium quality. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)SOLD at A$1600
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1879 QV 2c Blue-green, wmk CA crown sideways. Superb U, red dotted pmk, excellent centring. SG 1 cat £950+. Rare No 1. especially so nice. (P)SOLD at A$700
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1879 QV 6c Orange-brown, wmk CA crown sideways. Superb U, red dotted pmk. SG 2 cat £250+. (P)SOLD at A$180
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1879 QV 12c Carmine, wmk CA crown sideways. Superb U, red dots pmk, excellent centring. SG 3 cat £800+. Rare so nice. (P)SOLD at A$600
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1879 QV 16c blue, wmk CA crown sideways. VFU, red dotted pmk. SG 4 cat £200. (P)SOLD at A$130