G'day! Sign in or register
GO TO INDEX OF CATALOGUE
Search Result for "1888"
LotDescriptionReserveEstimateYour Bid
1888
1968 Flower 25c Orchid, comp sheet of 100, original printing with red sheet numbers. VF MUH. ACSC cat $300. Scarce sheet. (100)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
509
1841-1935 British Empire collection in 2 Ideal albums. Australia 1913-36 Kangaroo vals to 2/-. Canada 1870-90 QV Small Queen vals to 8c. Cape 1855-63 Triangle 4d. 1902-09 KEVII vals to 5/- Cook Is 1893-1902 Queen & Bird vals to 10d. Fiji 1882 QV 1/- & 5/-. GB 1867-80 QV vals to 2/-. 1887-1900 Jubilee vals to 1/-. 1902-13 KEVII vals to 2/6. NSW 1888 Centenary vals to 1/-. New Zealand 1898-1907 Pics to 5/-. 1909-16 KEVII vals to 1/-. 1915-30 KGV vals to 1/-. Aitutaki 1920 Pic set to 1/-. Hong Kong PO in China 1917-27 KGV vals to $1. Hong Kong 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set. NWPI 1915-18 opt Kangaroo vals to 2/-. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £4600+ = A$8350+. (2000+).
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
563
British Africa, Asia & Arabia: 1804-1980s collection in Scott slipcase album. Ascension 1960s-80s range of MUH Commems sets inc se-tenant strips & blks. Basutoland 1933-37 KGV Crocodile vals to 6d & 1938 KGVI Crocodile vals to 1/-. Bechuanaland from 1886 opt Cape Hope. 1888 QV vals to 1/-. 1897-1901 QV GB opt to 1/-. 1912-24 KGV vals to 1/-. BCA 1897-1901 Arms vals to 6d. 1897 Surch One Penny on 3/-. Cape of Good Hope 1864-98 Hope Seated vals to 5/- inc Surch, wmks & shades. Tristan da Cunha 1907s range of Commem sets + M/S. British Asia inc Singapore 1955 QEII Pic set to $5. 1963 Bird & Flower set to $5. Mesopotamia 1914-20 British Occ opt vals to 5R. Bahawalpur 1948 Sultan to 10R. Palestine 1927-24 Pictorial vals to 500m. Sharjah & Dependencies 1960s range of Commems. All diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (1330)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
581
British Guiana 1860-1981 Collection in springback binder inc 1860 2c Orange SG 30 (cat £300), 1862 4c pale-blue UN, 1863 1c black UN, 1888 'Inland Revenue' surch to 40c M/MLH, 1905 to 48c M/MLH, 1931 Cent set MLH/MUH, 1935 KGV SJ set MLH, 1938-52 defs set MLH/MUH, 1946 Victory set perf 'Specimen' MUH, 1948 KGVI SW set MUH, 1954 defs & 1963 New wmk defs MUH, plus various later Pics/Commems MUH. Mostly F-VF M/U cat £1700+ = A$3200. (545)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
582
British Guiana: 1862-1935 collection inc 1862-76 Ship range to 24c inc 1c brown, plus perfs & shades. 1876-79 Ship to 48c. 1878 Provisional horiz bar on 2c official. 1882 Ship set to 8L. 1888-89 Inland Revenue opt to 10c. 1889 Ship to 96c. 1890 Surch set. 1898 Jubilee to 5c. 1905-07 Ship to 96c. 1913-27 KGV Ship to 60c. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Officials 1877 opt Ship 1c & 2c. All diff inc shades. Most G-VFU. SG cat £785+. (108).
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
647
Denmark: Bypost Local Post collection 1870-1900 with good coverage of Towns & Posts. Aalborg 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. 1886-87 Arms to 50o. Aarhus 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. 1884 Packet Post 10o & 25o. Copenhagen 1880-89 range of Arms types to 50o inc Surch & perf & imperfs. Noted Adam's Express 1889 Numeral 10o & 20o. 1882 Universal Express 10o. Frederica 1888-90 Soldier types inc imperfs, roulettes & perfs, plus Surch. 1888 Arms 15o & 20o perf, plus 20o imperf. Holbaek Steamship Co 1880 20o blue. Holte 1870 Numeral 2Sk & 1872 20Sk green. Horsens 1883-89 range inc Numeral types, Arms & Surch to 10o. Kolding 1887-88 Castle 2o & 3o inc 3o imperf. Odense AA 1882 Steamship set 50o & 10o. Randers 1886-89 range inc good coverage of Knight issues perf & imperf, Arms types & Surcharges. Svendborg 1887 Arms set to 10o. Viborg 1886-87 selection. Veile 1887-89 Bird set to 10o+2 on 2o Surch. All diff. Most F-VF M/U. Impressive collection with many rare stamps. (170) (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
648
Denmark: Bypost Local Post accumulation 1880s-1900 inc Aalborg 1886-87 Arms to 50o. Aarhus 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. Copenhagen 1880-89 Arms types to 50o inc Surch. Frederica 1888-90 Soldier inc imperfs, roulettes, perfs, & Surch. Horsens 1883-89 inc Surch. Kolding 1887-88 Castle 2o & 3o inc 3o imperf. Odense Numeral & Arms to 5o. Randers 1886-89 inc Arms & Knight to 10o, plus Surch. Svendborg 1887 Arms to 5o. Viborg 1886-87 Arms to 10o. Veile 1887-89 Birds to 10o. Mostly G-VF M/U. Very interesting lot. (420)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
650
Egypt: 1866-1970s Collection in s/book. 1866 1st issue 1pi & 2pi. 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid to 2pi. 1872-75 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi. 1879-1902 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi & 1888-1909 to 10pi. 1914-22 Pics to 200m. 1922 Crown opt to 200m. 1923-24 King to £1. 1925 Geographical Congress set. 1926 King 58th birthday 50pi. 1927-37 King to £1. 1933 Railway set 1933 Aviation set. 1934 UPU to 200m. 1939-46 King & Pyramids to £1. 1952 opt King to £1. 1953-56 Pic Def to £1. 1953 Bar opt King to £1. Good coverage of 1950s-70s Commems. Air inc 1926-29 27m set. 1933-38 to 200m. 1947 set to 200m. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3000+ = A$5500+. (1100).
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
673
French Africa collection in 2 thick quality Springback albums with Alexandria inc 1899 to 50c U, Benin/Dahomey 1896-1941 inc 1925 Pics part set M/U, 1941 Pics to 70c M & to 3Fr U, plus others cat £255. Mauritania 1906-44 inc 1913 to 1Fr U, 1922 to 60c M/MLH & others cat £120+. Tunisia 1888-1956 inc 1916 POW Fund set M/MLH, 1953 Air set M/MLH, 1954 Pics M/MLH, 1956 Defs/Airs M/MLH & others (cat £630). Togo 1916-80 inc 1954 Defs/Airs M/MLH, 1957 Defs/Airs MLH/MUH, 1959 Defs/Airs M/MLH, then post independence issues to 1980 MUG & CTO cat £350. Upper Volta 1920-60 M/MUH & FU cat £100. Mostly F-VF. Total cat £1350+ = A$2500. (1000 + 2 M/S)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€236)
(£199)
A$
682
French Colonies & post-Independence countries. Extensive 1880s-1980s in 2 thick s/books sometimes with many extras inc rare or useful items sighted, with Cilicia 1919-20 opt selection M/U, French PO in China 1894-1903 inc 1894 to 1Fr, 5Fr U. Indo China inc 1892 25c, 5F M. Annam & Tonkin 1888 5 on 10c FU, French India inc 1903 4.40/50c SG 23 M (cat £600), French Oceania 1892 P&C to 25c (2) U. French Polynesia 1958-82 M/U, French Guinea inc 1892 40c SG 17 (cat £140), 1892 75c FU, French Morocco 1902-56 inc 1902 10c, 20c M, 1914 Protectorate inc 40c M, 1938 Child Welfare set M/MLH, 1951 Le Clerc imperf MUH, 1950 5F Lyautry, 1974 Alfred Favre strip of 3 MUH, St Pierre inc 1912 Surch 05/15c (18), 10c/40c (15), 10c/50c Birds 250F, 300F in sheetlets of 10, Pos in Turkish Empire 1885-1921 inc 1886 Surch to 2Pi/50c, 1921 to 75Pi/5Fr G/F U, Tahiti 1893 15c FU, Pos in Zanzibar 1897 2½+25 on ½a FU (cat £250). Also Manchukuo 1934-37 Def selection inc 1937 39F Air (20 MUH) in blks & others largely MUH. Extensive post-Independence Pics/Commems inc Congo, Cameroon, Rwanda, Niger, Gabon with many good thematic sets. Some mixed condition as always. A strong collection. SG cat £5300 = A$9500. (2000, 39 M/sheets)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€756)
(£636)
A$
683
French Colonies: 1884-1985 collection in well filled quality black Springback album with French Antarctic inc 1956 Pics to 200Fr, 1960 25Fr Kerguelen, 1961 25Fr Charcot M/MLH, plus others SG cat £600. Guadeloupe 1884-1947 inc 1884 3c/20c M & others cat £170. French Guiana 1892-1947 inc 1892 to 25c, 1947 Airs set FU, plus others cat £230. French Indian Settlements 1892-1949 inc 1949 6Fr UPU (3) MUH, MLH & FU, plus other sets, total cat £200+. French Indo China 1892-1940 inc 1892 to 1Fr U, Pos in China, Kwangchou 1907-37, Yunnanfou 1908-16 & others cat £400. Martinique 1888-1947 inc 1892 to 25c, 1908 Pics part set, 1922 Pics to 50c U cat £120+. St Pierre 1891-1974 inc 1891-92 Surch selection M/MLH, 1909 Pics to 2Fr M/MLH, 1970 20 Fr on 5Fr MLH, 1955 Defs & Airs MLH, 1972 Fish set, 1974 Churches sets MUH & others cat £600. A strong collection largely VF. Total SG cat £2300+ = A$4350+. (650+)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
751
Hungary: 1868-mid 1970s collection neatly presented on loose leaf leaves in 2 well-filled springback binders. Inc useful selection of 1874-80, 1888-98 series largely U, 1900 to 5Kr U, 1916-21 selection of stamps with 3 hole perfs, 1924 Airs set FU, 1946 Railway set MLH, 1950 5 Year Plan to 10 Fl M/MLH, 1950 PO Museum, 1950 Chess set, 1950 Airs, Peace, Rebuildings SG 1180A/1186Ab, 1951 Stamp Anniv, 1953 Costumes sets M/MLH. 1955 5Fl Air, 1955 Bartok Anniv also with 1Fl with ticket, 1958 Brussels Exhib sets M/MLH. Then 1960s mostly used sets, part sets to 1970s. Very fresh & clean. Largely F-VF. SG cat £3000+ = A$5700. (3300)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€236)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
791
Macau: 1888 to 1985 Collection leaves with selective earlier surch etc inc 1902 18a/300a UN, 1936 Air 8a,15a FU, 1949 32a UPU M, 1950 Holy Year set (cat £110), 1951 Defs SG 439/446 (cat £225), 1951 1p, 3p, 5p Defs SG 447/49 MLH (cat £650), 1951 Holy Year, 1952 St Francis set of 3, 1953 Missionary set of 3, 1955 Flowers set of 10, SG 458/67 M/MLH, 1956 Map set, 1960 Airs set M/MLH, also inc U selection & others. Clean & fresh mostly F-VF SG cat £2500+ = A$4700. (135).
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
931
Turkey: 1865-1901 classic accumulation inc 1865-76 Duloz selection to 25Pi, plus types, shades & perfs. 1876 Surch to 5Pres on 5PI. 1876-90 Crescent to 5Pi inc 5Pa lilac, plus shades & perfs. 1892 Toughra to 5Pi, plus shades. Postage Dues 1865-72 Duloz to 5Pi. 1888 Crescent to 2Pi. Newspaper 1891 'Imprime' opt Crescent to 2Pi. 1892 Imprime opt Toughra to 5Pi. 1894 opt Toughra to 2Pi. Also 1865-90s selection of Locals inc Star & Crescent, View & Typeset issues. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £6000+ = A$11,000+. (450)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€107)
(£90)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
935
USA: 1857-2010 collection in 4 Davo slipcase albums (retail $800+). 1857-61 Washington 3c. 1861-66 Portrait vals to 12c. 1870-88 Portrait vals to 90c inc 90c red & purple. 1890-93 Portrait vals to 30c, no cnr triangles. 1893 Columbus vals to 15c. 1984-99 Portrait vals to $1, with cnr triangles. 1898 Omaha 1c-50c. 1901 Expo set to 10c. 1902-03 Portrait vals to $1. 1904 Expo set to 10c. 1907 Jamestown set. 1908-15 Portrait vals to $1. 1912-15 Panama Expo set. 1920 Tercent set. 1916-19 Portrait vals to $2. 1922-31 Portrait Pic set to $5. 1924 Huguenot set. 1925 150th Anniv set. 1925 Norse set. 1938 Presidents to $5. Collection is then largely comp to 1985. Airmails inc 1918 set to 24c. Special Delivery inc 1888 10c. 1894 10c, 1922-44 range to 20c. Postage Due inc 1887-89 vals to 30c. 1930 vals to $5. Parcel Post 1912-13 vals to $1. Departments inc 1873 vals to 30c, 1873 War vals to 12c. Confederated States 1863-64 President 10c & Washington 20c. Modern inc several se-tenant sheetlets with FV of MUH is US$550+. Most diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. Most post-1970 are VF fresh MUH, with some U. SG cat £7300+ = A$13,500, plus huge cost of albums. (3750)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€756)
(£636)
  A$1800
(US$1314)
(€1134)
(£954)
A$
938
USA: 1871-1940 collection on illustrated leaves inc 1888 5c Garfield M, 1894 8c Sherman 15c Clay M/MLH. 1893 Columbus to 50c M/MLH, 1895 10c Webster M. 1898 4c, 15c M/MLH. 1898 Trans Miss to 10c M. 1902 Series to 13c M. 1920 Tercent set M, 1923 Airs set U. Also Postage Dues inc 1879 2c, 3c, 5c, 1891-93 to 10c U. Special Delivery issues inc 1895 10c, 1893 10c orange M, 1894 10c FU, 1895 10c, 1902 10c, 1914 10c M. Registration 1911 10c M. Official stamps inc Executive 1873 3c U, 'War Department' 1c, 2c, 6c M & others. SG cat £5900. Also Revenues 1862-1874 inc Proprietary 3c green & blk, $1 Conveyance, $3 Manifest, $5 Probate U & others. A valuable selection. Revenues cat US$300 = A$400. Total cat = A$10,700.
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€567)
(£477)
A$
2909
1888 Centenary Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare item for specialist. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2910
1888-89 QV Centenary 6d brown-purple, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
2911
1888-89 Lyrebird Centenary 8d green, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 257(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
2912
1888-89 Kangaroo Centenary 1/- grey, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 258(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
2913
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary set 1d to 1/- opt Specimen type 8, plus 1891 'OS' opt 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine. F-VF fresh MUH. SG O39-O44s, O54s est cat £260 for M, should be at least double, £520 MUH. (7). (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2914
1888-90 OS opt Centenary set 1d to 1/- all horiz strips of 3, opt Specimen. VF MUH. SG O39s-O44s cat £750 for M singles, should be at least double, £1500 MUH, plus premium for rare multiples. (6 strips of 3). (P)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€756)
(£636)
A$
2915
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 2d Prussian blue Emu, perf 11x12, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), opt Specimen, h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O40(S). Very rare as only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
A$
2916
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 6d carmine, perf 12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. F-VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O42a(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
A$
2917
1888-90 'OS' opt Carrington cobalt-blue, perf 12, wmk '5/-', opt Specimen, h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG O48(S) cat £1100++ as normal, plus premium for Specimen opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
2972
1897 Money Order form from Junee (No 374) for £1.10/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by double ring horiz oval 'Junee 22 MAR 97 NSW' cds, cashed at Hobart with paying office cds & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Some edge aging at right on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2973
1897 Money Order from Picton for 5/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d (m/s cancel) with violet 'MOO & GSB 20 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s at UL. Cashed at Hobart with paying office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 departure & March 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2974
1897 Money Order form from Waverly for 10/6 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by violet double, ring horiz oval 'Waverly 23 MAR 97 NSW' d/s. Cashed at Hobart with paying office MOO & SB Tasmania cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
2975
1897 Money Order from West Wyalong for £1.0/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW 1888 Centenary 1d tied by m/s '22-3-97' cancel, cashed at Hobart with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97' at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 2 departure & March 29 arrival cds. VF. (2). (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2976
1897 Money Order & Advice from Camperdown to Hobart with 'Sydney 23 MR 97 NSW' double ring oval transit d/s in violet & superb crisp 'MOO & SB MR 27 97 Tasmania' arrival cds. The money order for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'Camperdown MR 22 1897 NSW' cds & paying office cds at LR. Edge aging. VF. Only 4 advices recorded with the Sydney (GPO) transit d/s. Very scarce. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3486
1888 QV 10/- green & black. VF fresh M. SG 19 cat £275. (P)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€107)
(£90)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3487
1888 QV £5 lilac & black. FU, 'MR 2 94' cds, plus barred pmk & m/s. SG 21 cat £1700 as U or £150 as F/C. (P)
  A$110
(US$80)
(€69)
(£58)
  A$160
(US$117)
(€101)
(£85)
A$
3893
1866-1900 QV collection inc 1866-68 3d perf 12½, plus 1d shades & 3d perf 14. 1872-80 2c-96c, plus shades & 4c perf 14x12½, 1882 Surch set 16c/24c & 20c/64c. 1883-90 2c-8c & 20c/64c wmk crown CA. 1885 Surch to 20c/24c. 1885 Surch set to 1R12/2R50. 1886-87 5c-1R12. 1888-90 2c/4c selection of types. 1893-99 3c-2R50, plus shades. 1898-99 Surch set to 2R25c. 1895 On Service opt set to 1R12c. All diff inc shades, perfs etc. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5600+. (97) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
4292
1876-1920 Valuable Colonies & POs collection inc Congo 1891-92 opt Commerce 5c on 1c, 5c on 15c & 10c on 40c. 1891-92 vert opt Commerce set 5c, 10c & 15c on 25c. 1892 opt Postage Due 5c on 30c. 1900-04 Pic Def to 5Fr. Benin 1892-94 BENIN h/s 5c & 10c, plus 1892 Surch 75c on 15c. Dahomey 1906-07 Faidherbe, Palm & Balay to 5Fr. Guiana 1886 0.05 on 5c PRC, imperf. 1887 0f20 on 35c. 1887 0f20 on 30c Ceres. 1892 P&C imperf 40c. 1892-1904 Tablets to 2Fr. Guinea 1892-1900 Tablet to 1Fr. India 1903 0.05 on 25c, 0.10 on 25c, 0.15 on 25c. Tahiti 1893 diag opt Commerce vals to 75c. 1893 '1893 TAHITI' opt vals to 1Fr. Obock 1892 curved opt vals to 25c. 1892 straight opt vals to 1Fr. 1893 triangle 2Fr & 5Fr. 1892 Postage Due vals to 20c. Djibouti 1893 DJ opt 5c & diag opt 25c on 2c & 1Fr on 5Fr Triangle. 1902 Surch 10c on 10Fr. Somali Coast 1902-03 Pic set to Fr. Gabon 1886 GAB 5 on 20c & 10 on 20. 1888-89 25 on 5c. 1889 Postage Due 15 on 5c. 1889 typeset 15c & 25c. Guadeloupe 1876-74 typeset Postage Due 15c & 30c. 1884 typeset Postage Due to 50c. 1884 CPE opt 20 on 30c & 25 on 35c imperf P & C. 1891 opt Ceres 30c. Cochin China 1886-87 Surch 5 on 25, 5c on 25 & 5 on 2c. Annam & Tonkin 1888. A&T opt to 10c. Indo-China 1889 5 on 35c, red opt. 1904-06 Grasset set to 10Fr. Indo-China PO in China good coverage inc Canton 1901 opt P&C vals to 1Fr, 1903-04 opt vals to 5Fr. Yunnanfu 1903-04 opt Tablet vals to 5Fr. 1908 Grasset vals to 10Fr. Madagascar 1889-91 Surch Commerce selection to 25c on 10c. 1895 opt P&C vals to 1Fr. 1891 typeset vals to 5Fr. Diego 1890 Surch vals 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 vals to 15 on 75c. New Caledonia 1881-84 opt dec vals 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 vals to 75c, 1888-98 Arms vals to 5Fr, plus 'T' Perfin vals 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$10000
(US$7300)
(€6300)
(£5300)
  A$15000
(US$10950)
(€9450)
(£7950)
A$
6031
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, red Sandakan cds. SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6032
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally FU, blue barred pmk (not CTO). SG 45 cat £110.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6033
1888-92 Arms 25c indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, 'Kudat' cds. SG 45 cat £110.
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6034
1888-92 Arms $1 scarlet, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides. Postally VFU, '13 AU 1890' cds. SG 47 cat £110. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
6035
1888-92 Arms $1 scarlet, inscr British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides. Postally VFU, 'Kudat 4 JU 1880' cds. SG 47 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6036
1888-92 Arms $2 blue, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6037
1888-92 Arms $2 grey, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6136
1888-97 Brooke set 1c-$1, Postage & Revenue. VFM, some tropicalised, $1 very fresh. SG 8-21 cat £600. (14). (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
6137
1888-97 Brooke $2 green & blue, $5 green & violet & $10 green & carmine, unissued set of high values. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum & bright colours. SG 21a-21c cat £3800 for M, should be at least double, £7600 MUH. Extremely rare set as only 1 sheet of 60 of ea existed. Beautiful quality & certificates can be obtained on request. (3) (P)
  A$5000
(US$3650)
(€3150)
(£2650)
  A$8000
(US$5840)
(€5040)
(£4240)
A$
6330
1888-91 precursor use of 'pfennig' Eagle 50pf olive blk of 8, with gutter margin tabs at base. VFU on piece with 'Finschhafen 20/9 89' cds. SG Z7 cat £3800++, Mi V44b cat €3200++, both as singles, plus premium for blk. Extremely rare large multiple. Dr Steuer BPP photo cert. (P)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
6335
1888 'Schutzgebiet Neu Guinea Compagnie' 2Mk orange & blue parcel card of the New Guinea Company for parcels to 5kg, text & instructions in German & English. VF fresh UN. Mi V1. Rare & attractive (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
6591
1888-90 QV Stamp Duty Postal Fiscals specialised study inc 1888 2/-, 2/6 (2), 3/-, 4/- (3), 5/- (2), 6/-, 7/- & £1 (2), all DLR paper, wmk NZ star (SG w12b), perf 12½, plus 1890 3/-, 5/- (2) & 10/- DLR paper, wmk NZ star (SG w12c), perf 12½. Postally U with various pmks. Mostly F-VF U. SG ex F34-45, F47-54 cat £870. (17) (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
6792
1865-1890s Norway Local Posts collection of Town Bypost issues on pgs with good coverage of many towns. Alesund 1884 monogram set. Bergen 1868 Numeral 2s red. Christiansund 1878-89 range inc 1878 Andressen to 7o, 1887 Numeral 5o set perf & set to 10o imperf. Holmestrand 1888 Pictorial set, Kragero 1886 Island set. Drummen 1887 Bird 5o, Hammerfest 1888 Pictorial set. Trondheim 1865-70 Monogram range inc types & opt, 1872-77 Numeral range inc shades, printings & surcharges. 1877-78 New Design numeral range to 8o inc shades. Tonsberg 1884-85 Castle range to 20o inc perf & imperf. Tromso 1882 Reindeer range to 8o. Mostly F-VF M/U. Very scarce & seldom offered with so many towns represented. (114).
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€567)
(£477)
A$
7043
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 100R, 200R, & 600R green imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), left marginal imperf horiz prs. VF fresh UN. Very rare as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded. (3 prs = 6). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7044
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 100R, 200R, & 600R green imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), UL cnr blks of 12 (6x2). VF fresh UN. Unique positional multiples as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded (3 blks = 36). (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7045
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 2R, 4R, & 6R rose imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), horiz prs. VF fresh UN. Very rare as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded (3 prs = 6). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7046
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 2R, 4R & 6R rose imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown) blks of 12 or 10 with margins 3 sides. Mostly VF fresh UN. Unique positional multiples as only 1 sheet of ea recorded. (3 blks = 32) (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7902
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$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
7983
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/-. VF M/MLH, almost all fresh. SG 1-10 cat £602. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
7984
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/-, plus 1893 Natal 6d dull purple & 1891 Natal 1d Postal Fiscal. VFU. SG 1-10, 16, F1 cat £674. (12) (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7985
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1d deep purple. VF M. SG 2 cat £28.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£13)
A$
7986
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 2½d purple blue. VF fresh M. SG 4 cat £45.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$45
(US$33)
(€28)
(£24)
A$
7987
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 4d green & deep brown. VFM. SG 6 cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
7988
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 5d dull purple & blue. VF fresh MLH. SG 7 cat £100.
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
7989
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 6d purple on rose-red. VF fresh M. SG 8 cat £25.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
A$
7990
1888-93 opt QV 1/- dull green. VF fresh M. SG 10 cat £150. Only 4564 printed. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7991
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VF MLH. SG 13 cat £29.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
7992
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VFU. SG 13 cat £50.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
A$