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1885
1860-64 Swan 2d orange-vermilion imperf horiz pr. Superb fresh UN, all 4 margins, pre-printing vert paper wrinkle at right. SG 25 cat £300. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
320
Victoria: 1850-1912 Used collection inc 1850-57 QV halflength inc 1d (2) & 3d (4), imperf. 1852-54 Queen on Throne 2d plus pr on cover. 1854 QV 1/-, imperf. 1854-55 Woodblock 6d (3 inc shades) & 2/- imperf plus 1/- Registered. 1856 Queen on Throne 1d. 1857-59 QV Emblems imperf selection to 4d. 1858 Queen on Throne 6d. 1859 QV Woodblock 2/-, perf. 1860 QV beaded oval vals to 6d. 1861 QV Woodblock 6d black. 1863-73 QV Laureate vals to 5/-. 1876 Surch 8d on 9d. 1878 QV Emergency paper inc ½d, 1d on yellow & drab & 2d on green & brown. 1886-96 QV Stamp Duty £5. 1886-90 Stamp Duty vals to £5 inc 1/6, 3/-, 4/-, £1, £1.10 & £2 Postally used or CTO. 1885 Stamp Duty opt to 2/-. 1896-99 Stamp Duty 15/- CTO. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1899-1901 QV Stamp Duty 3/-, 5/- & 10/- CTO. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1902-13 QV Postage vals to 5/- inc wmks & shades. 1890-94 Postage Due vals to 2/- & 1895-1909 Postage Due vals to 5/- plus shades & wmks. Mostly F-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £8700+ = A$16,000+. Valuable collection. (630 + cover) (P)
  A$1800
(US$1296)
(€1098)
(£990)
  A$2800
(US$2016)
(€1708)
(£1540)
A$
322
Victoria: 1856-1912 Mint collection inc 1856 Queen on Throne 1d. 1880s QV Halflength Jeffries forgery blk of 10. 1873-84 QV vals to 1/-. 1885 Stamp Duty opt QV 3d, 4d & 1/-. 1884-95 QV vals to 2/6. 1886-1900 QV Stamp Duty vals to 1/6 inc 1/6 blue. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1900 QV No Postage 5/-. 1901-12 QV & KEVII Postage vals to £1. 1884 QV Stamp Statute 1/-. 1879-1900 Stamp Duty vals to £2. 1890-94 Postage Due vals to 2/-. 1895-1908 Postage Due set to 5/-. F-VF M/UN. SG cat £4300+ = A$8000+. Valuable collection. (108) (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
323
Victoria: 1890s Official reprints collection (50) with 1850 Halflengths 1d, 2d, 3d & 1852 Queen on Throne 2d (2) all perf 12. 1856 1d green & 6d blue Queen on throne imperf. 1857 QV 1/- octagonal perf 12 (3). 1860 Beaded Ovals 3d blue & 4d rose. 1861 QV 1d green & 6d black. 1860s QV Laureates (13) inc 3d yellow, 8d yellow, 10d grey (2), 1/- (4) & 5/- bi-colour (2). 1871 QV (8) to 2/- blue/green. 1884 Stamp Statute 4d, 6d, 1/-, 10/-, £1 plus rare £5 bi-colour. VF M. (normal cat £22,000). 1884 QV Stamp Duty 1d green lithograph (2) & 1d ochre. 1885 QV Sidefaces (6) to 1/- blue. All opt Reprint plus 1886 QV 6d blue opt SPECIMEN & SA 10d/9d QV opt reprint. Some variable G-G/VF condition. (52)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
325
Western Australia 1854-1912 collection on hagners inc 1854 1d black (4), 1860 6d sage-green imperf, 1857 2d Hillman cut-to-shape, 1861 perf 15 2d blue, 6d brown-purple (3), 1874 'One Penny' on 2d F U, 1885 wmk CA 1d carmine, 2d, 2½d, 1/- (2) M/MLH plus set to 1/- F U, 1895 ½d opt in both green & red inc 3d brown. 1902-11 wmk V over crown perf 12½ to 2/- (3 inc one perf OS), 2/6 F U, 1905-12 wmk crown over A perf 12½ 1d 912) MLH with shades, 5/- M, also perf 12½ 1d (120) G/FU, 2d (59) G/FU with shades, pmks some perf OS, 1905 perf 11 1d pr, single M/MLH & odds to 5d G/FU plus others. A strong genuine collection with pmk interest inc 1860s-90s Numeral cancels & early 1900s cds inc Bonnievale, Bulong, Moyanup, Dongarra (violet), Burtville, Lowden, Wongan Hill, Worsley & TPO EGF. (430+)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
326
Western Australia: 1854-1912 used collection inc 1854-55 Swan 4d blue, imperf plus 1/- imperf. 1857-59 Swan lithographed 2d & 6d, both cut square. 1860-64 Swan 2d & 6d imperf. 1861 Swan range to 1/-, wmk Swan inc perfs. Noted 1/- intermediate perf 14-16 & 4d vermilion perf 14. 1863-64 Swan 1d & 6d, no wmk, plus shades. 1864-79 Swan vals to 1/- plus shades. 1874 ONE PENNY on 2d. 1876-81 vals to 6d plus shades. 1882-94 Swan 1d, perf 12x14 (2). 1884 ½ on 1d plus perfs. 1885 1d on 3d, both types. 1885-93 set to 1/-, plus shades, wmk crown CA. 1888 1d & 4d. 1895 Half-Penny opt 3d, opt in red & green (2). 1902-11 QV & Swan set to £1 plus shades. 1902-11 Swan 1d, 2d & 5d wmk V/crown, perf 11. 1905-12 QV & Swan to 5/- lustrous shades & wmks upright & perf 11 vals to 5d. 1912 Swan set 6d & 1/-, wmk Crown/single-lined A. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £7000+ = A$13,000+. Valuable collection. (305) (P)
  A$1700
(US$1224)
(€1037)
(£935)
  A$2700
(US$1944)
(€1647)
(£1485)
A$
327
Western Australia: 1860-1912 Mint collection inc 1860-64 Swan 2d & 4d, imperf. 1861 Swan 2d blue perf. 1863-64 Swan 1d, no wmk. 1865-79 Swan vals to 1/-, wmk Crown CC. 1888 Swan 4d brown. 1885 1d on 3d. 1885-93 Swan set to 1/-, wmk Crown CA. 1895 Half-Penny on 3d, opt in red & green. 1902-12 QV Swan vals to 10/-. 1912 Swan set 6d & 1/-. 1893 Postal Fiscals 1d & 3d plus 1893 1R opt Swan 1d & 1R opt Swan Two pence on 3d. Selection of 3 Postcards inc ½d & 1d plus 1½d h/s on 3d. Most F-VF M/UN. SG cat £2800+ = A$5000+. (43 + 3 cards) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
405
British Commonwealth interesting old-time collection QV to KGVI in binder & on leaves with Canada 1897-1946 inc 1942 to 50c, 1946 Peace to $1 M/MLH. Falkland Is Dep 1944 opts 4 sets, SG A1-D8 M/MLH, Labuan 1899 4c Surch to 50c M, $1 CTO, Malaya 1922-34 $1, $2, $25 FU all with Revenue cds. Nauru 1916 opt set (ex 1½d) to 10/- Seahorse. North Borneo 1916 Surch set of 3 SG 186-88, 1916 Red Cross 1c -10c UN, 1899 4c/$1, 4c/$2, 4c/$5 CTO, Rhodesia 1896 Die I to 4/-, Die II to 10/- CTO. Seychelles 1890 to 1921 inc 1890 Die I 2c, 4c, 8c M/MLH, South Australia 1902-08 'Thin Postage' to 2/6 M/MLH, Transvaal 1885 to 10/-, 1895 to 10/- M/MLH. Zanzibar 1895 2½d on 1a, SG 22 M, 1899 to 8a G/FU. Few others, mostly F-VF cat £3100+ = A$5600. (610)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$750
(US$540)
(€458)
(£413)
A$
428
Ceylon: 1857-1900 QV collection inc 1857-59 QV imperf vals to 1/9 plus shades. 1857-64 QV ½d imperf on white & blued paper. 1861-70 QV vals to 2/- perf plus wmks & perfs. 1866-68 QV 1d & 3d. 1872-98 QV vals to 96c. 1882 Surch set 16c on 24c & 20c on 64c. 1885 Surch vals to 56c on 96c. 1885 Surch vals to 1R12c. 1886 QV vals to 28c. 1888-90 2c on 4c Surch selection inc types. Noted 'TWO CENTS' inverted. 1892 3c Surch set to 28c. 1899-1900 QV vals to 2R25c. 1895 On Service opt vals to 75c. 1880s-90s Postal Commission 3c on 4c in mauve & rose. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £4300+ = A$8400+. (107) (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
429
Ceylon: 1857-1900 QV Accumulation inc 1857-59 imperf vals to 8d plus 1857-64 ½d imperf 1861-70 QV vals to 2/- inc shades, wmks & perfs. 1866-68 QV 1d & 3d. 1872-98 QV vals to 96c. 1885 Surch vals to 5c on 64c inc 5c on 4c & 5c on 8c opt inverted. 1885 Surch vals to 56c on 96c. 1886-99 QV Key type vals to 30c. 1895 Service opt vals to 30c. Mixed condition but many G-VF M/U, 90%+ being used. SG cat £3000+=A$5500+. (200).
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
432
China & Local Posts: 1878-1910 classic collection. 1878-83 large Dragon 3ca (looks doubtful). 1885-88 Small Dragon 1ca & 3ca. 1894 60th Birthday vals to 12ca (looks doubtful). 1897 Surch range ½c on 3ca, 1c on 1ca & 2c on 2ca. 1898-1910 Coiling Dragon & Camp vals to 50c. Locals selection inc Amos, Chinkiang. 1894 Mountain vals to 6c. Chunky 1894 Pagoda 4ca, Foochow 1895-96 Boat vals to 1c. Ichang 1894 Bird 1M. Wuhan 1894-95 ½c & 1c. Shanghai 1866 Dragon 2c & 1867-88 vals to 60c. 1890 Donbu Dragon vals to 15c. 1893 Arms vals to 20c. 1893 Jubilee 2c. 1893 Postage Due vals to 20c. Mixed condition but plenty G-VF M/U. SG cat £800+ excluding the doubtful earlies which cat an extra £1400+. (170)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
443
Columbia & States: 1860s-1900 Classic accumulation. Columbia 1860 Arms 5c. 1861 New Granada Arms 1P. 1866 Arms to 1P. 1868-70 Arms to 1P. 1870-77 Arms high 5P & 10P. 1870-74 Arms to 25c. 1886 Arms to 5P. 1886-88 republic to 1P. BoB inc Registration & Late Fee. Baranquilla 1882 Monogram Local Post 5c green & brown. 1880s Cali provisional, Antioquia from 1873 Arms 50c inc 1899 General to 2P. Bolivar 1863 Arms 1P. 1874-78 Arms 5c. 1879-85 Bolivar inc dates to 1P. 1891 Bolivar to 1P. Cundinamarca 1870 Arms 10c. 1877-82 Arms 5c. 1885 Arms to 1P inc 10c blk of 4. Panama 1887-94 Maps to 1P. 1894 Provisional Surch. 1888 Registered 10c. Santander 1886-99 Arms. Tolima 1871 Arms 10c & 1P. 1879-80 Arms to 1P. 1884 Arms imperf to 5P. 1886-88 Arms to 2P inc short & long wings. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £1500+ = A$2800+. (490)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
465
Cyprus: 1881-96 QV Collection 1881 HALF-PENNY opt QV 1d red (3 inc opt types & plate no). 1881 QV Key type ½pi, 1pi & 2pi, wmk crown CC. 1882-86 QV set to 12pi, Die I, wmk crown CA. 1882 30 paras on 1pi & ½ on ½pi wmk crown CA. 1886 ½ on ½pi, wmk crown CA, both 6mm & 8mm settings. 1892-94 QV 30p, 1pi & 2pi Die II. 1894-96 QV to 45pi. 1885 QV Revenue 1pi h/s 'POSTAL SURCHARGE' with 'Larnaca MR 2 85' cds. All diff. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £1000+. (30). (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
471
Europe collection on old-time leaves with Albania 1913-30 inc 1923 Return of Govt opts selection M, Hungary 1900-23 inc 1918 Airs set M/MLH, 1920 Republic opt to 50K M/MLH, Romania 1885-1935 inc 1906 Welfare 3 diff sets F U, 1906 Exhibition set F U, 1934 Jamboree set M/MLH, Russia 1875-1923 inc 1889-1905 3R50, 7R. 1913 to 5k mixed M/U also PO in Turkish Empire inc 1912-13 to 100Pi, Yugoslavia 1918-23 inc 1918 War Charity 10F magenta M & various others. Some varied condition inc stuck down, but mostly F-VF cat £1600 = A$2850+. (870)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
475
Europe collection in 75 Varios (retail $ 140) inc Bulgaria 1885-1992 mixed M & U with 1927 Air opts inc 10L Air M, various others, many thematics G/FU with extras cat £490. Saar 1920-25 inc 1921 Pics/Defs Surch to 2Fr (2) G/FU, 1922 Official inc 1Fr (2) G/FU, 1926 Pics to 3Fr & 5Fr G/FU. 1926 Pics to 5Fr M/MLH, 1927 1Fr50 Welfare MLH, 1928 1Fr50, 2Fr, 3Fr (2) M/MLH, 1935 Plebiscite opt to 10Fr, 1949-51 Defs to 100Fr M/MLH with extras MLH & FU. 1950 25Fr Council of Europe M, 1950s sets inc Holy Year M/MLH, 1950s Stamp Day issues MLH/MUH, some F U. 1954 Marian Year 4 sets M/MLH, 1957 Pres defs without 'F' to 100Fr, 200Fr (2 ea) G/FU, 1957 Pres Defs with 'F' to 100Fr (3) G/FU & also to 80Fr MLH/MUH. Mainly F-VF cat £1600. Total cat value £2090 = A$3800. (2900, 2 M/S)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
490
French Colonies: 1859-1907 Classic era collection with good coverage from Alexandria to Vathy inc 1899-1900 Alexandria opt P&C to 1Fr. Dahomey 1899-1905 Tablet to 5Fr. Dedeagatz 1893-1900 opt P&C to 1Fr. Diego Suarez 1890 '15' h/s Commerce 25c. 1890 Pictorial 5c, 15c & 25c. 1891 Figure 5c. 1891 Commerce opt 5c on 20c Djibouti. 1893 DJ opt P&C 5c. 1894-1902 Pictorial to 1Fr. General Colonies 1859-65 Eagle to 80c. 1871-76 Ceres 1c, 5c & 15c. 1877-78 P&C to 75c. 1881-86 Commerce to 1Fr. Guiana 1892-1904 Tablet to 2Fr. Guiana 1892-1900 Tablet to 1Fr. Levant 1885-1901 opt P&C to 4Pi on 1Fr. China 1894-1903 opt P&C 25c on 5, 25c on 10c & 25c on 15c. Sudan 1894-1908 Tablet to 1Fr. Gabon 1886 opt Commerce 25 on 20c. 1888-89 Opt Commerce 25 on 5c. 1889 Postage Due 15c on 5c & 25c on 20c. India 1892-1907 Tablet to 1Fr. Ivory Coast 1892-1900 Tablet to 1Fr. Madagascar 1895 opt P&C to 75c. 1891 Typeset 10c & 25c. New Caledonia from 1881 opt inc 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. Obock 1894-1903 Pictorial to 1Fr. Oceanic Settlements 1892-1907 Tablet to 1Fr. Reunion from 1885-86 'R' opt range inc Emperor, Ceres, P&C & Eagle. St Marie 1894 Tablet to 1Fr. Tunisia 1888 Arms to 75c, plus 'T' on to 5R. 1888-1901 Arms to 5Fr. Vathy 1893-1900 opt P&C to 1Fr. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £7000+ = A$13,000+. (510) (P)
  A$1300
(US$936)
(€793)
(£715)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
498
French Reunion: 1865-1974 strong collection in springback binder inc 1885 25c/40c Eagle U, 5c/40c Ceres, 5c/30c Napoleon M, 20c/30c P&C U, 1891 REUNION opt inc 40c P&C M, also Commerce type opt 10c with variety 'damaged E' M, 25c with variety 'RLUNION'. Also Reunion opt with accent, 80c pale-rose (2) M, 80c Ceres & 75c Commerce U on piece (cat £680), 1892 P&C set M, 1900-5 New Colours set UN, 5c U, 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 U, 1954 Sports sets MUH & set U, 1954 Airs set M other issues MUH & U Red cross sets & more. Attractive collection ideal for expansion. F-VF cat £3100 = A$6000. (360, 1 M/S) (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
A$
554
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)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
557
Iran - Persia: 1868-99 classic collection. 1868-76 Lion selection inc 1S black, 2S blue, 1K red plus shades & 8S green. 1879-80 Shah vals to 10S. 1881-82 Sun vals to 25c. 1885-86 Lion & Shah vals to 5Kr. 1885 Official h/s vals to 10c. 1889 Toughra & Shah vals to 5Kr. 1891 Lion & Shah vals to 5kr. 1894 Lion & Shah vals to 50Kr. 1897 Surch vals to 2Kr. 1897 Lion & Shah vals to 50Kr. 1898 Control Mark h/s vals to 50Kr. Most G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £1000+ = A$1800+. (315)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
598
Monaco 1885-1921 inc 1885 Charles to 5Fr. 1891-94 Albert to 5Fr. 1901-21 Albert to 5Fr (both colours). All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, sl mixed condition. SG cat £6300+ = A$12,000+. The very rare 1885 5Fr is M, original gum with crease & tear etc, but rare genuine stamp with 2019 Ceremuga photo cert. (29). (P)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€397)
(£358)
A$
600
Natal: 1857-95 range inc 1857-61 Embossed 1d on buff paper & 3d. 1859-63 QV Chalon to 6d no wmk inc perfs. 1863-65 QV Chalon 1d & 6d wmk crown CC. 1867 QV 1/- green. 1869 Postage opt 1d, 3d & 6d inc opt types. 1870 QV 1/- opt Postage. 1870-73 Postage vert opt QV Chalon set to 6d, plus 1873 QV 1/- vert opt Postage. 1874-99 QV to 5/- inc 5/- shade wmk Crown CC. 1875-76 POSTAGE opt QV to 1/-. 1877-79 Postage One Penny opt QV 6d. 1882-89 QV to 6d wmk Crown CA. 1885 QV One-Half Penny opt 1d. 1891 QV 2½d on 4d. All diff inc shades, wmks, perfs etc. Most G-VF U, some mixed as expected. SG cat £3200+ = A$6000+. (47) (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
656
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)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
657
Old-time collection on leaves inc Czechoslovakia 1918-25 inc 1920 24K Air F U, San Marino 1877-1923 inc 1877 10c blue, 30c brown, 40c mauve M/MLH (total cat £3150). 1892 part set to 2L, 1894 Govt Palace part set M/MLH. Sweden 1870-1920 inc 1910 Officials to 5K M/MLH, 1916 Clothing Fund F U, Spanish Colonies inc Puerto Rico 1898 Defs to 1P M/MLH. Philippines 1898 to 1P M/MLH. Portuguese Colonies inc Timor 1902-23 inc 1911 Republic opt set M with extras, 1914 Ceres to 3P, 1923 to 5P M, Inhambane 1913 Vasco De Gama part set M/MLH. Macao 1885 5 on 25r, Belgian Congo 1919-31 M/U, Nyassa 1901 Pics to 300r, 1911 Republic opts to 500r M, 1922 Surch selection M, 1924 Postage Dues M, Switzerland 1867-1900 M/U & others mostly F-VF appearance but many M stuck down (may lift). SG cat £5000+ = A$9000+. (590)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
688
Portuguese Colonies - Guinea: 1881-1903 Classic collection inc 1881-84 Crown to 300R inc 50R green opt PROVA. 1885 Crown New Colours set to 50R. 1886 King to 300R. 1893-94 Figures set to 300R. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R inc New Colours. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £1800+ = A$3500+. Rarely offered area. (61) (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
692
Romania: 1872-1970s Collection/accumulation. Great quantity to sort. 1872-80 King to 50b. 1880 King 15b & 25b. 1885-88 King to 15b. 1890 King to 50b. 1893-1903 King to 2L. Good coverage of 1940s-60s inc M/S. BOB inc Postage Dues from 1880s & Officials. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3000+ = A$5500+ (ca 5000)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
701
St Vincent: 1861-99 QV collection mid 1861-69 QV to 1/- no wmk inc shades & perfs with 1d (3), 4d, 6d (4), 1/ grey (3), 1/- blue (2) & 1/- brown. 1871-81 QV to 1/- wmk small Star inc 1d black (2), 1d green, 4d blue, 6d green (2 shades), 1/- brown (3) & 1/- orange. Also 1881 ½d orange, 1d drab & 4d blue. 1881 'ONE PENNY' opt QV 6d green. 1882-83 1d drab, 2½d on 1d & 4d, wmk crown CA. 1885 1d on 2½d on 1d. 1885-83 QV & Badge to 5/-. 1890 2½d on 4d. 1890-93 2½d & 5d. 1897 3d on 1d. 1899 QV Tablet to 5/- (5/- opt SPECIMEN). All diff inc shades, wmks & perfs. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2750+ = A$5300+. (57) (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
707
Serbia: 1866-1912 on leaves inc 1866 20p, 40p (2) U, 1867 1p, 2p UN, 1869-80 to 50p green mixed printings, 1890, 1894, 1900 series, 1904 Coronation set M & U, 1905 King Peter set M, 1911 3p lake King Peter blk of 15 MUH, 1914 King Peter set M also unissued. Imperf set MLH, 1911 Journalist 1d yellow-olive blk of 8 U & others. Also 1885 Tobacco Revenue 40p large format design (Bft 10 cat £100). Some mixed condition largely VF. SG cat £1420 = A$2500. (225)
  A$230
(US$166)
(€140)
(£127)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€229)
(£206)
A$
720
Sweden: 1855-1911 Classics 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$15,000+. (82) (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
A$
739
Transvaal: 1870-97 Accumulation inc 1870-77 Large Arms 1d, 6d & 1/- imperf or roulette. 1877-79 VR opt Large Arms to 6d inc types. 1878-80 QV to 2/-. 1882 EEN PENNY opt QV 4d. 1883 Large Arms to 1/-, perf. 1885-93 Arms to £5 inc 4d bisects on piece. 1887 Surch 2d on QV 6d. 1887-93 Surch to 2½d on 1/-. 1894 Arms to 1/-, various Wagons to 1/-. 1896-97 Arms New Colours set to 2/6. 1895 Penny Postage 1d inc blks. Also 1880s Bakkers Local Post set inc strips. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £4300+ = A$8200+. Should be useful for pmks. (800+)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
740
Trinidad & Tobago: 1851-1980s Used collection inc 1851-55 Britannia (1d) red (2 shades), 1859 Britannia 4d & 6d imperf. 1859-80 Britannia range to 1/-, perf inc shades & wmks. 1883-94 QV to 1/-. 1885-1945 Postage Due to 5d. 1896-1906 Britannia to £1 & 1901-09 to 1/-. 1909 Britannia New Design set to 2½d. Trinidad & Tobago: 1913-23 Britannia to 1/-. 1917-18 War tax opt ½d & 1d inc types. 1922-28 KGV Britannia to 1/-. 1935-37 Pic to 24c. 1938-44 KGVI Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4, to $1.20. 1953-59 QEII Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4 to 60c. 1960-67 QEII Defs, plus shades & blks. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed & some high F/C. SG cat £2400+ = A$4700+. (200)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
747
USA: 1851-98 classic accumulation inc 1851-57 Washington 3c imperf U & UN. 1857-61 Portrait vals to 90c. 1861-66 Portrait vals to 30c. 1869 Pic vals to 10c. 1870-82 Portrait vals to 90c. 1882-83 New Design Portrait vals to 5c. 1890-93 Portrait, no cnr triangles vals to 90c. 1893 Columbus vals to 50c. 1894-95 Portrait with cnr triangles vals to $1. 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exhib vals to 50c. Special delivery 1885 'AT A SPECIAL DELIVERY OFFICE' 10c & 1888-95 'AT ANT POST OFFICE' 10c plus 1893 10c orange. Postage Dues 1879-93 vals to 10c & 1894-95 vals to 50c. Mixed conf but many G-VF U, odd M. SG cat £8500+ = A$15,500+. (1375)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
1639
1885-1904 'POSTAGE' blue opt QV Stamp Duty with 1885-86 10/- perf 12 (SG cat £30), plus opt SPECIMEN & £1 opt REPRINT (cat £10,000 as normal), 1894-1904 10/- violet & claret perf 12x11 (£300), violet & rosine perf 12x11 (£375), plus 10/- opt SPECIMEN. Mostly F-VF M, few spots. (6) (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
1640
1885-86 POSTAGE black opt QV 5/- lilac & green, perf 12x10, opt REPRINT. F-VF fresh MUH, bottom marginal. SG 238b(R) cat £800 for normal. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
1641
1885-95 'OS' serifed opt QV 5/- purple & green Stamp Duty opt 'POSTAGE' in black, perf 11, wmk NSW sideways, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG unlisted as unissued with OS opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
1906
1863-95 Swans Mint inc 1863-64 1d no wmk perf 13, 1882-85 1d yellow wmk Crown CA perf 14, 1884 ½ opt 1d perf 12, 1885 '1d' opt 3d, 1888 1d carmine-pink, 1893 ONE PENNY opt 3d, 1895 Half-Penny opt 3d, 1882-85 3d wmk crown CA. All diff. F-VF M/UN. SG cat £282. (8) (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
1921
1885-93 Swan set ½d to 1/-, wmk Crown CA. Superb fresh MUH. SG 94-102 cat £207 for M, should be at least double, £414 MUH & very rare as such. (8) (P)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€229)
(£206)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
1922
1885-93 Swan 1/- olive-green, wmk Crown CA, h/s SPECIMEN. VF fresh M, horiz gum wrinkles. SG 102s cat £42 for normal or cat £300 for Specimen set of 6. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
1923
1885 '1d' opt Swan 3d brown, opt '1' with straight top (SG type 11). VF fresh M, bottom wing margin. SG 92 cat £200. (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1924
1885-93 Swan 5d bistre, IMPERF blk of 4, wmk Crown CA, from DLR archive imprimatur sheet. Superb fresh MUH, bottom marginal with all 4 margins. SG 99(p) cat £76 for normal M, should be at least double, £152 MUH. Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (P)
  A$550
(US$396)
(€336)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
1949
Collection: 1861-1912 Official Puncture& perfin collection inc 1861 Swan 2d blue (2) plus 1/- green wmk Swan. 1863-64 1d no wmk. 1864-79 Swans to 1/- wmk Crown CC. 1885-93 Swans to 1/- perf OS or WA wmk Crown CA. 1898-1907 to 1/- perf OS or WA. 1902-11 QV & Swan to 10/- perf OS or WA, plus shades inc 2/6 (3), 5/- (2). 1905-12 to 9d perf OS plus shades & perfs. 1912 Swan set 6d & 1/- perf OS. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat for normals £800, plus premium for perfins which are usually several times normals. (141) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2160
1885-88 Small Dragon 3ca mauve perf 1½-12. M, sl flts. Sc 14 cat US$250, SG 14 cat £275.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
2171
Impressive collection 1878-1907 inc 1878-83 Large Dragons 1ca green, 1ca deep green, 3ca brown-red (also forgeries of these & others not counted). 1885 Small Dragon 1ca, 3ca (2), 5ca (2). 1894 Dowager 1c & 3c M, 1c, 2c, 3c, 6c U. 1897 Surch on Small Dragon 1c on 3ca & 5c on 5ca M. 1897 Small Figures ½c, 2c (2), 4c. Surch large Figures 29mm 2c on 2ca UN (cat £650) & U (£cat 325), Large Figures Surch 1½mm ½c on 3ca M/UN/ U, 1c on 1ca 3 M/UN & 1U, 2c on 2ca M & U SG 88. 1897 Imperial Post set inc ½c 10M/3U, also 10c (7), 20c (2), 30c, 50c, 1900 Coil Dragons to $1 (3U) & to 30c M, 1905-10 to 16c M/U & others M/UN/U. Some mixed condition but many F-VF & SG cat £5300. A strong collection. (230) (P)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
  A$2500
(US$1800)
(€1525)
(£1375)
A$
2306
Monaco: 1885-1980s collection (160) inc 1885 1c, 2c, 5c, 15c, 25c & 40c all M/UN (SG cat £1700), plus 2c, 5c & 25c U (£190), 1891-94 to 1Fr M/U (£750) & mixed others to 1950s, cat £2900. Mostly F-VF M/U. Plus French Andorra 1932-89 (170) inc 1932-43 Pics (23, £420), 1944-51 Pics (15) to 30Fr, 1946-59 Postage Due set to 100Fr (£275), 1950 Chamois MUH & M (£280), 1955-58 Pics to 200Fr (£350) then range (68) to 1989 cat £1775. VF M/MUH. Total cat £4675 = A$8800. (330) (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
2311
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1885-1954 Collection on Yv pgs. 1885 '5 SPM' on Commerce 4c, '05, 10 & 15 SPM' on P&C 40c imperf. 1885 05 SPM on Commerce 20c, plus 15c on 30c. 1891 opt to 25c, plus 1c-10c opt in red. 1891-92 Surch to 4c on 40c. 1892 Large Figure Surch sets (both opts). 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. 1912 surch set to 1Fr. 1922-28 Pic to 2Fr. 1931 Paris Expo set, plus M/S. 1938 Pictorial to 20Fr. 1939 150th Anniv set. 1942 set to 20Fr. 1934 Cartier opt set to 5Fr. Good coverage of 1947-59 Airs to 500Fr. 1925-27 Postage Due opt set to 3Fr. 1901 Parcel Post opt 10c black & 10c red. All diff. Most F-VF M/U, 90%+ fresh M. SG cat £3000+ = A$5800+. Nice collection to continue. (300 + M/S)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
A$
2312
St Pierre & Miquelon: 1885-1963 Collection/accumulation with 1885-92 opts inc SG 6, 8, 11, 38, 41-3, 47-8 & 57 (SG cat £170), 1892 P&C to 1Fr (£550), 1912 surch (26, £95), 1909-30 Pics to 5Fr, 1932 Pics to 1Fr, 1937 Exhib set & M/S, 1938 Pics to 20Fr, 1947 to 2Fr, odds to 1963 inc Postage Dues, Vichy issues. F-VF M/U. SG cat £1200 = A$2200 (255)
  A$170
(US$122)
(€104)
(£94)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2439
1867-80 QV 9d straw, large white cnr letters BT, wmk spray of rose. VF fresh UN, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. SG 110 cat £2500. With photocopy of the DLR book page & thus interesting for specialist. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
2447
1880-83 QV 4d grey-brown, plate 18, cnr letters CF, wmk Imperial Crown, LINE PERF 14, being a specially perf example from the imperf imprimatur sheet, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. VF fresh UN. SG 160(var). SG Spec (see page 257) cat £3750. Important rarity for specialist as only several recorded. With photocopy of the DLR book page & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2448
1880-83 QV 6d grey, plate 18, cnr letters RL, wmk Imperial Crown, LINE PERF 14, being a specially perf example from the imperf imprimatur sheet, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. VF fresh UN. SG 161(var). SG Spec (see page 257) cat £3750. Important rarity for specialist as only several recorded. With photocopy of the DLR book page & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2450
1880-81 QV 1½d Venetian red, no cnr letters, wmk Imperial Crown, LINE PERF 14, being a specially perf example from the imperf imprimatur sheet, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. VF fresh UN. SG 167(var). SG Spec (see page 257) cat £3750. Important rarity for specialist as only several recorded. With photocopy of the DLR book page & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
2451
1880-81 QV 2d pale rose, no cnr letters, wmk Imperial Crown, LINE PERF 14, being a specially perf example from the imperf imprimatur sheet, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. For comparison also enclosed are the normal perf ½d & 1d that were also included in the book. VF fresh UN. SG 168(var). SG Spec (see page 257) cat £3750. Important rarity for specialist as only several recorded. With photocopy of the DLR book page & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
2453
1880-83 QV 5d indigo, no cnr letters, wmk Imperial Crown, LINE PERF 14, being a specially perf example from the imperf imprimatur sheet, which was affixed inside the De la Rue presentation book 'Before & after the Stamp Committee' prepared in 1885. VF fresh UN. SG 169(var). SG Spec (see page 257) cat £3750. Important rarity for specialist as only several recorded. With photocopy of the DLR book page & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2531
1862-1965 Extensive high catalogue collection in springback album with 1862 no wmk to 96c, 1863 wmk CC to 96c with extra 96c 'inverted wmk', 1880 Surch set of 5 SG 23-27, 1880 New Colours to 48c (2), 1885 Surch set of 3 SG 40-42, 1891 Surch selection, 1891 Jubilee opts (2) M & U (SG 51 cat £600), 1900 Defs set. Also 1900 2c blk of 4 1 M/ 3 MUH, other to 30c M/MLH, KEVII inc 1903 wmk Crown CA $1, $2, $3 & $10. 1904-6 2c-$5, 1907-11 to $2, plus extra $2, also 1907-11 inc 4c, 6c, 20c, 50c M/MLH. KGV 1912-21 to $10 inc extra $5 white back, 1921-27 wmk Script set, KGV 1938-52 Defs set, others inc 'China' opt 1917 wmk MCA to $3, Fiscals inc Bill of Exchange, KGVI to $20 used, various others. A strong collection mostly F-VF U with odd M as noted. SG cat £10,500+ = A$20,000 & 1961 QEII Defs to $20. (300+) (P)
  A$1700
(US$1224)
(€1037)
(£935)
  A$2700
(US$1944)
(€1647)
(£1485)
A$
2603
1855-1980s Collection in 2 s/books inc Sardinia 18855-63 King Embossed to 3L. Romagna 1859 Typeset to 20B. Italy 1862 King Embossed to 80c. 1862 Newspaper 2c. 1863-65 King to 2L. 1878 Surch to 10L. 1879-82 King to 2L. 1890 Valevole opt to 1L75. 1891-97 King to 5L. 1901-27 King to 10L. 1910 garibaldi set, plus 1910 Plebiscite set. 1923 Fascist set to 5L. 1924 Trade opt to 60c. 1928 400th Anniv to 20L. 1932 Dante Air 100L U (SG cat £475), plus Postage to 10L. 1932 garibaldi to 5L, plus Air to 5L. 1933 Zeppelin Air set to 10L. 1934 Football to 10L, plus Air to 5L. 1930 Transatlantic Air 7L70 M (£800). 1933 Air Triptych opt set for Apparecchio. 1934 Rome-Mogadiscio Air set to 10L. Postage Dues 1869 10c U. 1870-1925 to 10L inc 30c, error numeral inverted. 1884-1903 set to 100L. Officials 1875 to 10L. Republic issues inc 1949 100th Anniv Rome 100L, 1945-48 Pic Def 100L, 1950 Radio set M. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £16,000+ = A$30,000+. Valuable collection. (1100) (P)
  A$1700
(US$1224)
(€1037)
(£935)
  A$2700
(US$1944)
(€1647)
(£1485)
A$
2919
1885-90 QV 2½d dull blue, bright blue & ultramarine (all 3 shades). VF M/MLH. SG 24-26 cat £165. (3). (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
3390
Azores: 1885 Tobacco Tax (Imposto do Tabaco) bands to wrap around cigarette or cigar boxes (30 x 210-275mm), 2R black, 3R blue, 10R brown, 20R orange & 100R black. Unissued as all double bands. Mostly F-VF UN. Extremely rare group as only 2 such double strips of ea recorded. (5 double bands = 10). (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
3600
1885-93 Arms £5 deep green. VFU tiny thin, 'Johannesburg 14 JAN 9 ZAR' cds. SG 187 cat £190. Scarce genuine. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
3606
1885 Postage Due set ½d to 1/- wmk Crown CA h/s SPECIMEN vert (type TRI 2) VF M/MLH, ½d cnr fault. SG D1-9s. Ex Sir John Marriott & the only recorded set with this type h/s. (9). (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
A$