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1881
2000 Sydney Olympics 45c PO album with set of 16 Gold Medalists sheetlets, normal printing with Map logo at LR .VF fresh MUH. SG 2027B-42B. FV alone $72.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
A$
540
Brazil: 1843-1977 extensive collection on leaves in 2 binders M/U & strong in earlies inc 1843 Bullseye 30r, 60r U, 1844-45 Slanted Numeral 10r (2), 30r, 60r G/FU, 90r M. 1850 Numeral (in black) to 600r, 1854-61 280r vermilion, 430r yellow G/FU, 1866 perf Defs to 500r (2) G/FU, also 200r UN, 1876-77 roulette Defins to 500r G/FU also 200r M, 1878-79 inc 200r, 300r (3 ea), 700r, 1000r (2) G/FU, 1878 300r M, 1881 50r, 100r (2), 1882-85 Sideface to 200r to 200r (5) G/FU, 1884-88 Defin series inc 50r, 700r M, 300r, 500r, 1000r G/FU, 1894-99 Liberty Head/Mercury series selection M/U with extras, 1894-1900 to 1000r, 2000r M, 1898 Newspaper opts inc 100r orange FU, others to 2000r G/FU, 1893 Liberty 100r rose M, 1931 Zeppelins SG 508/09 FU, 1931 Revolution Anniv to $10 & $5 M/MLH, 1932 Sao Paulo Govt set M/MLH, others 1930s issues M/MLH, 1937/38 Tourist inc 5000r, 10,000r G/FU, 1938 Constitution M/Sheet (2 MUH), 1943 Stamp Centenary M/Sheets MUH, then a solid collection through to 1970s with extras inc 1969 Pele 1000th Goal & M/Sheet, 1970 Christmas M/Sheet (2 MUH), 1972 Art M/Sheet, 1972 Independence Anniv, 1972 Govt series sets M/MLH. Back of the Book inc Postage Dues, Newspaper issues inc 1889/1890 selection M/U, 1890 10r, 20r, 100r M, Officials selection M/U. 1948 Flight cover Rio to Zurich, few other cover & Commem pmks etc. A strong collection, some sl tropicalisation, mixed condition but largely F/VF. SG cat £7600 = A$14,000. (2260, 19 M/S)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
551
British Empire: 1841-1960s collections & accumulations in 8 s/books & binders Items spotted inc Burma 1938-40 KGVI Pic 3a6p SPECIMEN pr, South Arabia 1963 Sultan Seiyun 5c opt in black (Mi cat €150). New Zealand from 1864 QV Chalon 1d & 2d selection inc shades & perfs. 1882-1900 QV to 1/- inc perfs. 1909-16 KEVII to 1/-. Papua 1917 One Penny Surch set. Cook Is 1963 QEII Pic Proof set blks of 4 or prs with 1d, 2d, 3d, 1/6, 2/-, 3/- & 5/- imperf (est cat £500). Trinidad from 1863 Britannia to 5d inc shades. Gilbert & Ellice 1911 Pine Tree set in blks MUH. Aden 1937 Dhow to 1R. GB from 1841 inc 1881-1913 QV & KEVII pmk study. Also range of KEVII postcards with various pmks. As well as booklets from various countries. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £7600+ = A$14,000+. (4400+).
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
603
Cyprus: 1880-1984 Collection on leaves with useful early range inc 1880 ½d rose SG 1 Plate 15 (2) (cat £110 ea), 1d red SG 2 Plate 181 (cat £190), Plate 205 (cat £55), Plate 220 (cat £375), 1881 ½d on 1d SG 7 Plate 216 (cat £95), Plate 220 (cat £440), ½d on 1d SG 8 Plate 216 (cat £425), ½d on 1d SG 9 Plate 215 (cat £70), 1881 30pa on 1d SG 10 Plate 201 (cat £110), Plate 217 (cat £200), 1894-96 to 9pi, 1921 to 9pi, 1923-23 wmk script to 4pi, 1935 Jubilee set, 1938 defins to 90pi various later sets & singles. Mostly F-VFU. SG cat £2650 = A$5000. (265).
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€410)
(£345)
A$
604
Cyprus 1881-1935 collection inc 1881 QV ½pi, 1pi & 2pi wmk crown CC. 1882-86 QV set to 12pi wmk crown CA. 1882 ½ opt ½pi, plus shades. 1892-94 QV to 2pi. 1894-96 QV New Colours to 18pi. 1902-04 KEVII to 12pi wmk crown CA & 1904-10 to 18pi wmk mult crown. 1912-15 KGV to 12pi wmk mult crown & 1921-23 to 9pi wmk script. 1924-28 KGV to 45pi. 1928 50th Anniv to 45pi. 1935 Silver Jubilee. All diff inc shades. Mostly F-VFU.SG cat £1000+ = A$1800 (102) (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
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(£133)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
621
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).
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
623
France: 1849-1970 Collection on album pages & on hagners inc 1849-50 Ceres 1Fr vermilion imperf superb U (Yv cat €25,000). 1856-1900 Peace & Commerce to 50c, plus Paris Precancel opt 2c (€600), 5c (€800), 15c (€2000) & 25c (€4000). Also 15c grey & 15c blue imperf proof blks of 4. 1900-29 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 3Fr, plus 10c red error value omitted (€12,000). 1928 Pasteur Airmail surch 10Fr on 1Fr50 M&U (€12,000ea). 1939-45 German Occ opt Dunkerque-Coudekerque 40c horiz pr (€1500). 1941 Petain 1Fr & 2Fr50 imperf proof blks of 4. Range of 1940s-50s commems all imperf Proof blks of 4. BoB inc 1893-1941 Postage Due to 2Fr. French Colonies inc 1859-65 Eagle 40c, 1881-86 Commerce to 25c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. Yv cat €73,000+=$115,000+. None of the rarities have certificates so lot is offered at very low reserve. (940).
  A$800
(US$576)
(€504)
(£424)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
624
France: 1849-mid 1970s extensive & valuable collection nicely laid out on leaves in 3 quality springback binders inc 1949 20c, 25c (2), 1853 1c (2), 5c, 10c (2), 20c (9, various shades), 40c, 80c, 1862 to 80c, 1863-70 laureates to 80c, 1870 Bordeaux print 1c, 10c (2), 20c, 30c, 1871-76 to 80c (2), 1871 Postage Dues 25c, 30c, 1876 Peace & Commerce, 1876 type 1 to 1Fr inc 75c, 1877-90 to 5Fr G/FU, also 25c black/pale rose M, 1881-92 Postage Dues inc 1F black, 1898 Peace & Commerce to 2Fr, 1900 to 5Fr, 1918 Red Cross, 1922 War Orphans to 1Fr, 1925 5Fr Peace & Commerce Exhibition U, 1927 Sinking Fund set & others, 1936 Airs to 3Fr50, 1936 50Fr Banknote, 1936 Nat Relief set M/MLH, 1947 UPU set & 500Fr Air UN, 1948 Nat Relief set FU. 1950 1000Fr prs MLH, 1949 Airs set, 1953 Nat Relief set, 1953 Sports set, 1954 Airs set, 1955, 56, Relief sets, 1957 Air set FU later, Charity Red Cross & other sets. A nice, clean, well laid out, odd flt, much nicer than usually seen. SG cat £9200 = A$17,000. (2670)
  A$1150
(US$828)
(€725)
(£610)
  A$1700
(US$1224)
(€1071)
(£901)
A$
654
Great Britain: 1841-1970 collection inc 1841 QV 1d red selection of shades & pmks. 1854-57 QV 1d & 2d inc shades & wmks, plus 1d wmk inverted. 1862-80 QV Surface printed to 1/- inc plates 1881 QV 1d lilac wmk inverted. 1883-84 QV 2/6 & 5/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to 1/- 1902-13 KEVII to 10/-, plus shades. Useful range of KGV to QEII Def issues with wmks sideways or inverted. 1953-67 QEII Wilding issues inc graphite sets, phosphors. Also range of QEII Commems inc phosphors. 1885 Will Document with solicitors seal. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in earlies as usual. SG cat £4900+ = A$9000+. (900 + will).
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
659
Great Britain: 1881-1970 Mint collection in binder inc 1902-13 KEVII to 7d. 1924 Exhib set. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1937-42 KGVI set to 1/-. Good coverage of 1950s-70 QEII commems inc blks & se-tenant strips inc 1953 Coronation set blks of 4. Also 1967-70 QEII Machin to 1/9 blks. Most F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £1300+ = A$2400+. (11
  A$140
(US$101)
(€88)
(£74)
  A$240
(US$173)
(€151)
(£127)
A$
685
Huge Deceased Estate Mess part 44. Vatican comprehensive 1975-94 collection in 43 hagners with 100+ MUH sets. 11 CTO sets 1975-78 & 9 M/Sheets or sheetlets, all in red Lighthouse slip-case binder. Samoa 1973-80 collection in blue binder with 58 Pic/Commem sets both MUH & CTO inc Shells to $5, plus 30 M/S, appears comp for period. 1933-63 Princes/Queen Elizabeth collections with 100+ Pics/Commem inc a variety of sets & singles. 1949 UPU collection with 11 diff Commem sets & 1981 RW collection with 22 diff Pic sets MUH. St Helena Pic sets (10) British Virgin Is Pic sets (10) in red binder. Fiji Collection to 1979 (200+) in black binder inc 1876 Crown 4d Rose opt VR, 1881 QV 1/- brown M & U, plus 5/- bicolour CTO. KGV Sideface (shades) 1/- M to 5/- U, plus £1 opt R (revenue, scarce). 1939 KGVI to 5/-, 1948 RW 5/- U, 1971 Birds to $2 & 1979 Pics to $5 MUH. Six albums in medium carton.
  A$230
(US$166)
(€145)
(£122)
  A$325
(US$234)
(€205)
(£172)
A$
745
New Caledonia: 1881-1986 collection in quality Springback binder with 1881 Surch selection inc 5c/75c variety 'opt inverted' M SG 9a, 5c/1Fr also 'opt inverted' M SG 10a. 1892 5c, 15c FU. 1892 Surch selection inc 10c/1Fr blue opt M, others M/U, 1982 P & C to 40c M/MLH & to 75c U, 1899 Surch 15 on 1Fr SG 54 M, 1903 Anniv opt to 40c M/MLH, 1905 to 5Fr U. 1928-40 Pics to 5Fr M/MLH & to 200Fr U, 1950s Commems MLH/MUH, 1960s sets/shades U inc Birds, Butterflies, marine Theme sets/part sets, 1968 Shells set FU, plus later issues. Mostly F-VF, SG cat £2800 = A$5250. (485)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€410)
(£345)
A$
779
St Vincent: 1861-1935 collection inc 1861-62 QV 1d & 6d. 1862-68 QV 1/- grey, 1869 1/- indigo. 1872-75 New Colours to 1/- rose. 1875-78 QV to 1/-. 1881 QV set to 4d, & 1885-93 to 1/-. 1902-11 KEVII to 2/-. 1907-11 Peace & Justice to 3d. 1913-17 KGV to 1/-, plus shades. 1935 Silver Jubilee 1d-2½d. Most G-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £900+. (94) (P)
  A$240
(US$173)
(€151)
(£127)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€236)
(£199)
A$
814
USA 1869-1982 collection in Harris illustrated album inc 1869 Train 3c blue, 1870-71 12c, 24c, 1879 to 15c, 1881 6c brown, 1898 Trans-Miss to 10c, 1901 Pan-Am set, 1902-03 to $1, 1904 St Louis set, 1908-13 Washington to 15c UN, 1904 Pan-Am perf 10 set, 1914 Coils imperf perf 10 3c, 10c, plus various later sets/singles M/Sheets. Pre-1900 mixed condition then generally G-FU to mid 1970s & mostly Un to end 1982. SG cat £2500 = A$4700. (1620, 7 M/S)
  A$200
(US$144)
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(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
821
USA: 1857-1959 collection in springback album with 1857 Washington 10c green, 1861 Franklin 1c (2) & Washington 10c, 1869 Pics to 12c, 1870-73 to 30c, 1879 to 30c, 1881-82 6c light brown-red, 1887-88 to 30c, 90c, 1894-95 to 50c, 1902 to $1, 1914-15 Coils imperf Perf 10 3c, 5c 1918 Airs 6c, 24c, 1922 high val Defs to $5 America, 1923 Airs 8c, 24c GU, 1933 50c Zeppelin UN Commems inc 1893 Columbus to 30c, 1898 Trans-Miss to 50c, 1901 Pan-Am set, 1904 St Louis set, 1913-15 Pan Pac Expo sets, BOB inc Parcel Post 1912 to $1, Special delivery, 1888 10c, 1893 10c orange, 1911 10c ultra (5). Various others, some mixed condition to pre-WWI era, then generally G-FU. SG cat £4900 = A$9200. (930, 4 M/S)
  A$350
(US$252)
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(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
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A$
831
Great Britain: Benjamin Disraeli (PM, died 1881). Signature on LL cnr of envelope fragment. Scarce, British retail £400.
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
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  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3001
1863-71 QV Chalon 1/- orange-red, wmk double-lined '12', perf 11½. VFU, 'Launceston NO 4 1881' cds. SG 141 cat £65+.
  A$40
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  A$60
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A$
3122
Envelope - PTPO: 1881 (21 Nov) Come to Ye Olde English Fayre advertising envelope with embossed 1d green surrounded by advertising collar, slight vertical fold, minor blemishes. Very rare & attractive. (P)
  A$750
(US$540)
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(£398)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
4063
1881-92 Postage Due 5Fr black. VFU appearance, expertly repaired UL cnr perf, light cancel. Yv T24 cat €2000, Maury T24 cat €2000. SG D295 cat £2500. Rare genuine example. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
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  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
4147
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 to 75c. 1893 '1893 TAHITI' opt to 1Fr. Obock 1892 curved opt to 25c. 1892 straight opt to 1Fr. 1893 triangle 2Fr & 5Fr. 1892 Postage Due 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 to 1Fr, 1903-04 opt to 5Fr. Yunnanfu 1903-04 opt Tablet to 5Fr. 1908 Grasset to 10Fr. Madagascar 1889-91 Surch Commerce selection to 25c on 10c. 1895 opt P&C to 1Fr. 1891 typeset to 5Fr. Diego 1890 Surch to 15 on 25c. 1890 typeset set to 25c. 1891 typeset 5c. Madagascar 1896-99 Tablet set to 1Fr. Martinique 1886 5 on 20c Commerce. 1888-91 opt Commerce 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)
  A$9000
(US$6480)
(€5670)
(£4770)
  A$13000
(US$9360)
(€8190)
(£6890)
A$
5049
1881 QV Public Records 6d-£1 revenues, wmk orb or script VR, opt SPECIMEN type 9 or 11, on £1 error SPECIMEN is fully DOUBLE! VFM, affixed to part of archive page. Bft 20-23(s). Probably unique £5 specimen error. (4). (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
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  A$250
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(£133)
A$
5348
Postmarks: 1867-1940s GB stamps collection with Irish pmks inc 1867-80 QV 3d, large white cnr letters, pl 6 & 10 with barred numeral pmk. 1880-81 QV ½d & 1d range with barred numeral or town cds. Quantity of 1881 1d lilacs, inc shades with variety of town cds. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee ½d with various cds. 1902-13 KEVII ½d & 1d inc multiples. 1913-33 KGV to 2d, most on piece. Also 1922-40s Irish Defs on piece with smaller town cds. Most G-VF U. SG cat £2600+ = A$4500 as basic GB stamps. Interesting lot. (1400).
  A$300
(US$216)
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(£159)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
5989
1881 'Eight Cents' opt QV 12c carmine, wmk crown CC. Superb U, light pmk. SG 15 cat £160. Exp. (P)
  A$110
(US$79)
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(£58)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
5990
1881 'Eight Cents' opt QV 12c carmine, wmk crown CC. Superb U, light pmk. SG 15 cat £160. (P)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
5991
1881 'Eight Cents' opt QV 12c carmine, wmk crown CC reversed. VF UN. SG 15x cat £160. (P)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€57)
(£48)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
5992
1881 'Eight Cents' opt QV 12c carmine, wmk crown CC reversed. VF U, barred pmk. SG 15x cat £160. (P)
  A$110
(US$79)
(€69)
(£58)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
5993
1881 'Eight Cents' on QV 12c carmine, type 5 surch, error wmk INVERTED & REVERSED. VFM. SG 15(var), listed as normal stamp but not surcharge stamp SG 9y cat £600, while SG 15w cat £400 for wmk inverted alone should be SG 15y. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
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(£212)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
6182
1881 issue 4a yellow-green pin perf on European wove paper. VF fresh M, nice original gum. SG 3 cat £550. Rare genuine mint example. (P)
  A$250
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(£133)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
7276
1881 'ONE PENNY' opt QV 6d bright green. Superb M. SG 34 cat £475. Unusually nice. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
7277
1881 'ONE PENNY' opt QV 6d bright green, variety major opt shifted down. F-VF M. SG 34(var) cat £475+. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
7420
1881 Telegraphs QV 1/- green, IMPERF, wmk crown CA sideways, from PROOF sheet. VF fresh MUH, bottom marginal. SG T4(var), mentioned in footnote but unpriced. Very rare as only 1 sheet existed. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
7738
1869 Frank stamp blue imperf,, plus 1881 Frank stamp black/buff imperf. Both Franks were allowed for franking books written by authors which were deemed to be a public service. 1st F-VF U, 3½ margins & 2nd VF UN, 4 margins. Yv TF1 & 2 cat €95. SG F172 & F273 cat £125. (2)
  A$40
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(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
8101
USA: Collection 1870-88 Banknote portrait issues inc National Banknote Printing 1870-71 to 90c inc 30c black & 90c carmine, with cert, all with grill. National Banknote printing no grill set 1c-90c UN & U. Continental Banknote Printing 1873 'Secret Mark Series' to 90c inc 12c, 15c, 30c & 90c. American Banknote Printing 1879 1c-90c on soft porous paper inc 30c (2) & 90c. 1875 Jackson 2c vermilion & Taylor 5c. 1881-82 Re-engraved 1c, 3c, 6c & 10c M, 1882 Garfield 5c brown M. 1883 Washington 2c & 4c. 1887-88 New Colours set to 90c violet. Most diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, sl mixed in parts. Sc cat US$44,000+, SG cat £49,000+ = A$90,000+. (83). (P)
  A$4800
(US$3456)
(€3024)
(£2544)
  A$7500
(US$5400)
(€4725)
(£3975)
A$
8102
USA: 1881-95 Collection on pgs inc 1881-82 Portrait re-engraved set to 10c. 1887 Portrait set to 90c. 1888, 1894 & 1895 Special Delivery 10c. 1882 Garfield 5c. 1883 Washington 2c M&U. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. Sc cat US$840. SG cat £900+. (22).
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$