G'day! Sign in or register
GO TO INDEX OF CATALOGUE
Search Result for "1888"
LotDescriptionReserveEstimateYour Bid
1888
1915 CEF opt Yacht 4d on 40pf, variety 'short broken 4'. Superb fresh MLH. Mi 7II. SG B7a cat £1000. Only 200 printed & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
256
New South Wales: 1950-1912 Used collection/accumulation in thick binder. 1850-51 Sydney View 2d. 1851-53 QV Laureate 1d, plus shades, 2d, plus shades & plates, 3d & 6d (2) no wmk. 1854 QV Laureate 1d, 2d & 3d, wmk numerals, plus shades. 1856-59 QV Registered (6d) imperf shades. 1854-59 QV Diadem to 1/- imperf, plus shades & 1856-60 imperf 1d, 2d & 3d, plus shades. 1860-72 QV Diadem perf range to 1/-, plus shades & perfs. Good coverage of 1860-97 QV Coin 5/- inc shades & perfs. 1871-1902 QV to 1/-, plus wmks, shades & perfs. 1885-86 Postage opt QV Stamp Duty 5/- & 1897-1904 10/- range of shades & perfs. 1888-89 Centenary to 1/-, plus shades. 1890 Map 5/- & Carrington 20/- inc perfs & shades. 1897 Consumptives Home Charity set. 1902-12 QV Pic to 2/6, plus papers, shades & perfs. 1905 Carrington 20/-, wmk Crown/A. 1879-85 OS opt QV range to 1/-, plus perfs & shades. 1888-90 OS opt Centenary to 1/-. Then ranges of ½d-2d with plenty of pmks. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £14,000+ = A$25,000. (2600+) (P)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
  A$3000
(US$2160)
(€1830)
(£1650)
A$
259
NSW & Queensland: 1860s-1912 in s/book with NSW 1888 Centenary to 1/-. 1871-1902 QV to 1/- black. Useful 1892-1912 QV with flaws, varieties & pmks. 1870s-1900s Stamp Duty revenues & Railway stamps. Queensland 1860s-78 QV Chalons inc 2d strip of 3 & 3d pr 1880 QV lithographed 2/- UN. 1897-1912 QV 4 cnr numeral to 2/-. 1890s-1912 1d & 2d pmks. Also some Stamp Duty Revenues, plus the odd Railway stamps. Australia 1931-36 Kangaroo 6d pr & 9d blk of 6 MUH. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £1500+ = A$2700+. (315).
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
272
Accumulation 1850-1912 of all states inc NSW 1854-60 QV Diadems 2d & 1/- imperf. 1860-72 QV Diadems to 1/-, perf, plus shades. 1871-1902 QV range to 1/-, plus wmks & perfs. 1888-1912 Centenary to 1/-, plus wmks & perfs Officials 1882-92 OS opt range to 1/-, plus perfs. Queensland from 1868 Chalon to 6d. Later sideface to 1/-. South Australia 1856 QV 2d imperf. 1868-1902 QV to 1/-. Tasmania from 1857 Chalons inc 1863-91 Chalon to 1/-, plus perfs. 1871-96 QV to 4d. Victoria from 1850 inc 1863-96 QV Laureate to 5/-. Western Australia from 1860s Swans to 6d & 1882-1912 to 1/-. Mixed condition with many G-VFU. SG cat £4200+ = A$8200+. Pmk interest throughout inc scarce Melb codes & Vic numerals. (1800+)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
319
British Asia selection on cards with Ceylon mostly 1863-1938 inc 1863 ½d dull mauve SG 48, 1872 wmk CC 2c, 4c, 1885 Surch wmk CA 5c/4c, 5c/8c. SG 178/79 (cat £127), 1888 surch. 2c/4c rosy-mauve (cat £70), KEVII selection to 2R M/MLH, KGV selection to 2R M/MLH & to 10R U, 1935 Pic set to 1R inc extra MLH/MUH & 1938-51 KGVI to 1R MLH. Malaya/Straits settlements 1882-1957 inc 1882 2c, 4c M, Kedah 1921 wmk script to $5 U. Selangor 1957 Pics to $5 MLH ($5 MUH) various others inc Pakistan 1948 to 25R, Singapore 1970s Pics, Sarawak KGVI opts to $1, North Borneo 1901 Pics to 16c bicolour & FMS Tiger to 50c. Mostly F-VFM/U. SG cat £1850 = A$3300. (260).
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
351
British Guiana: 1860-1966 collection on leaves inc 1860-76 perf 12½ 1c black, perf 10 1c, 2c, 1882 1c, 2c, 8c, 1888 Inland Revenue 1c-72c, 1898 QV Jubilee set with both 2c, 1889 to 96c inc 6c shades & 96c both shades, 1900 to 48c, 1905-7 to 96c, 1905 $2.40, 1913-21 Defs inc extra shades & 96c white back, 1921-27 Defs wmk script, 1934 Pics 3c-$1, 1938-52 Defs comp set to $3 (25 diff) inc shades, perfs inc $1 perf 14x13 SG 317a (cat £550), 1954 QEII to $5 M/MLH, Guyana Independence opts to $5, plus others. Mostly F-VF M cat £2800+ = A$5600. (98) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
360
Cape of Good Hope: 1864-1902 Accumulation of Hope Seated & Standing with 1864-77 1d, Crown CC with outer frame line, 4d, plus shades, 6d, plus shades & 1/-. 1868 Surch Four Pence on 6d. 1871-98 Ranges to 5/- inc shades & wmks. 1879 Surch Three Pence on 4d. 1888 3d on 4d, plus 1880 '3' on 3d both types. 1891 2½d on 3d. Hope Standing 1898-1902 inc ½d, 1 & 3d, plus shades. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £5000+ = A$9500+. Should be useful for pmks. (2000+)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
366
Ceylon: 1872-1900 Mint QV inc 1872-99 QV to 2R50. 1885 Surch to 1R12c inc 5c/24c, 5c/36c, 5c/48c, 10c/16c, 10c/36c & 20c/24c. 1888-90 'Two Cents' surch inc types. 1898-99 Surch set to 2R25. 1869 SERVICE opt 1d. All diff. Mostly M/UN, some cleaned F/C, but F-VF appearance. SG cat £22,000 = A$40,000 as M. (29) (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
394
Covers-Postal History: 1888-1960 with France 10c Postcards (43), Belgium 1904-50s PPC & Postal Cards (22) inc WWI Occup opts, 1909 with Postage Due, 1930s-50s Postal Cards with added colour adverts on front (10) inc soap, milk, lottery, Aspro, chocolate, cigarettes etc. Czechoslovakia (75) 1919-66 inc Bohemia-Moravia, Slovakia 1939 opts, Army in Siberia POW card, Field POs, Express, Registered, Postage Due, special pmks. Austria (20) 1878-1950s. 1919-20 Alsace-Lorraine Employee Insurance cards (3) with revenues 1919-27 (155). Bosnia (4 - these 4 vendor paid $360) with 2k Postcard with m/s Mostar 2/1 98' cancel, 1899 PPC franked 2h Arms tied 'Jablanica 7/9' m/s cancel, 1918 Reg cover franked War Invalids Mostar to Vienna, &8h Postal Card with late use of Bugohno-Sarajevo railway TPO cds. (165).
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
427
French Colonies: 1859-1907 Classic 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)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
  A$2500
(US$1800)
(€1525)
(£1375)
A$
457
Great Britain: 1827-1973 Collection in Davo album. 1827 Post Paid lettersheet 1840 (28 April) stampless lettersheet. 1940 QV 1d black & 2d blue, no lines. 1841 QV 1d red & 2d blue, with lines, imperf 1854-57 QV 1d red (8), plus 3 on cvr. 1864-80 QV 1d red, 4 cnr letters plate selection from 71 to 224, plus 2 on cvr. 1858-70 QV 2d blue, ½d & 1½d. 1855-57 QV Surface printed 4d, 6d & 1/-. 1862 QV to 1/-, small cnr letters. 1865-80 QV large white cnr letters to 2/-. 1867-80 QV 5/-, plate 2. 1873-80 QV coloured cnr letters to 1/- inc 8d. 1883-84 QV green & lilac to 1/- inc 9d. 1883-84 QV high 2/6, 5/- & 10/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to both 1/-. 1902-10 KEVII ½d to 10/-. 1913-19 KGV Seahorses 2/6, 5/- & 10/-, plus 1934-35 re-engraved set to 10/-. 1937-48 KGVI high val set to £1. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1951 KGVI Pictorial high val set to £1. BOB inc Officials with 1882 1R OFFICIAL QV 6d, 1888 QV 1/-, Govt Parcels 1883 QV 9d & 1/-, plus 1887-1901 QV to 1/- (both colours), 1902 KEVII 2d & 9d. Admiralty 1903 KEVII to 2½d & OW 1896 QV ½d & 1d. Mostly G-VF U, odd M, some rather mixed earlies as usual. SG cat £14,000+ = A$27,000+. (880 + 19 cvrs) (P)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
491
Hungary: 1871-1947 Collection/accumulation with 1871 Litho King set U inc shades (SG cat £3600), Engraved Kings set (£300), range of 1874-99 Envelope numeral type (60) inc 1888 line perfs M (10, £600) inc 24k-3Fo, plus U to 3Fo, 1900-1916 Turul & King type set U various perfs/wmks, 1913 Flood Relief tab set M (£180), plus opt tab set M (£200), range of Harvesters & Parliament types inc opts, plus Postage Dues & Officials through 1920s-30s-40s inc 1938 Eucharistic M/Sheet U (£85), 1940 M/S (10), 1940s sets in blks, wide range of 1945-46 opts, 1947 Stamp Day M/S (2, £240), a few 1950s FDC, plus loose 1950s-60s. F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £6400 = A$12,300. (2000)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
561
North Borneo: 1883-1902 Classic inc 1883 Arms 2c. 1883 Surch '8 Cents' on 2c & 'EIGHT CENTS' on 2c. 1883 Arms 50c & $1. 1883 Arms 4c & 8c & 1886 ½c, 1c, 2c & 10c. 1886 'and Revenue' opt ½c & 10c. 1886 Surch 3c/4c & 5c/8c. 1886-87 Arms inscribed Postage to 10c. 1886-87 Arms 25c to $10 inscribed British North Borneo. 1888-92 Arms inscribed Postage & Revenue to 10c. 1890 Surch 2c on 25c & 8c on 25c. 1891-92 Surch 6c on 8c, plus 6c on 10c both inscribed Postage & Postage & Revenue. 1892 Surch 1c on 4c & 1c on 5c. 1894 Pic to 24c. 1894 Arms to $10 inscribed State of North Borneo. 1895 Surch $1 Arms set. 1897-1902 Pic to 24c, plus new inscription 10c & 24c. 1899 Large 4c opt Pic to $10. Postage Dues 1895-97 Pic opt to 24c & 1897-1902 opt to 24c. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U/CTO some mixed as expected. SG cat £4500+ = A$8500+. Valuable collection. (107) (P)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
623
Turkey: 1863-97 Mint classics inc 1863-64 Toughra 20Pa, 1Pi & 5Pi. 1865-72 Duloz to 25Pi orange. 1876 Surch to 5Pres on 5Pi. 1876-90 Crescent to 25Pi inc shades, noted 5Pi lilac. 1892 Toughra 20pa & 1Pi. Postage Dues inc 1863 5Pi. 1865-72 Duloz to 25Pi, plus with thick border to 25Pi. 1888 Crescent to 2Pi. Printed Matter inc 1891 boxed IMPRIME 10pa. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF M/UN. SG cat £1800+ = A$3500+ Attractive collection with many scarce stamps. (85) (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
A$
624
Turkey: 1863-97 Classic inc 1863-64 Toughra set 20pa - 5Pi. 1865-76 Duloz to 25Pi, plus printings & shades. Also Local h/s for Constantinople & Mount Athos. 1876 Surch set to 5Pres on 5Pi. 1876-90 Crescent to 25Pi, plus shades & printings. 1892 Toughra set to 5Pi. Postage Dues 1863 Toughra set to 5Pi. 1865-76 Duloz to 2Pi. 1888 Crescent set to 2Pi. Printed Matter 1891 boxed IMPRIME opt Crescent to 5Pi, & 1892 Toughra opt set to 5Pi. 1894 s/l opt set to 5Pi. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £6000+ = A$11,000+. (106) (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
626
USA 1861-1975 collection in Schaubek illustrated album inc 1861 2c Black-Jack & 24c Washington, 1870 Presidents (13) to 30c. 1888 10c Special Delivery, 1893 Columbus to 15c, 1898 trans-Mississippi to 10c, 1901 Pan-Am set G/F U, plus extras (6) to 10c, 1913 Pan-Pac 5c & 10c. 1922 Defs to $5 America, 1923 Air set FU, 1924 Huguenot Tercent M/MLH, 1933 50c Zeppelin G U, then good range later issues M/U. Mostly F-VF SG cat £2000 = A$300, plus the Schaubek album ($300). (ca850)
  A$220
(US$158)
(€134)
(£121)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
1396
1888-90 OS opt Centenary 1d mauve, perf sheet of 60, with all 4 margins inc inscriptions 'CP', 'GPrO/NSW' & '1888' monogram, wmk crown NSW (SG w40) perf 11x12. Pane C with annotated varieties on pgs by vendor. Stamps VF fresh MUH. SG O39b cat £225 for M singles, should be at least double, £450 MUH, plus premium for full pane.
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
1421
1888-1910 Specialists accumulation of singles & blks inc varieties. 1892-1907 QV ½d green ranges inc M plate 3 & plate 4, blks inc marginal & cnr marginal blks with inscription, plus a useful selection inc pmks & shades. 1897-1910 Shield 1d range of blks of 4-6 inc wmks & shades. 1897-1907 QV 2d blks of 4-8 inc shades & wmks. 1888-89 OS opt Emu 2d blk of 12, plus blk of 10. 1888-89 Emu 2d left marginal single, error IMPERF at left between stamp & margin. Also OS opt Centenary 1d, bottom marginal with 'CP' monogram. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £600+, plus varieties etc. (215) (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
1422
1888-90 Centenary 1d lilac specialised Mint varieties collection inc 1888-90 OS opt bottom marginal blk of 6 with part 'GPrO/NSW' & '1888' monograms, Pane A, wmk crown NSW (SG w40). 1888-89 Bottom marginal horiz strip of 4 with 'GPrO' & '1888' monograms. 1888-90 OS opt single, bottom marginal with '1888' monogram. 1888-89 Bottom marginal horiz pr with 'GprO/NSW' monogram, wmk NSW, Pane C. 1888-90 OS opt LR cnr marginal blk of 18 with 'CP', 'GPrO/NSW' & '1888' monograms, plus part inscription, wmk crown NSW (SG w40). Each carefully annotated with varieties. F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £182+, plus premium for monogram & variety blks & prs. (5 items) (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1423
1888-89 Centenary Specialised monogram singles & blks on pgs with well annotated varieties inc 2d Emu bottom marginal blk of 15 with part inscription & 'CP', 'GPrO/NSW' & '1888' monograms. 8d Lyrebird, LL cnr marginal single with 'CP' monogram, bottom marginal blk of 6 with 'CP' monogram, & top marginal single with part '1907' monogram wmk crown A. Kangaroo 1/-, top marginal blk of 4 with 'GPrO/NSW' monogram. F-VF M/MUH, 1 item U. SG cat £580+ for M singles, plus premium for monograms & blks. (5 items) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
1424
1888-1907 Centenary issue 4d & 6d Specialised monogram singles & multiples with well annotated varieties. 1888-89 Cook 4 LL cnr marginal strip of 5 with 'CP' & 'GPrO/NSW' monograms, plus LL cnr marginal single with 'CP' monogram. Also Used bottom marginal single with '1888' monogram. QV Shield 6d carmine, bottom marginal blk of 4 with 'CP' monogram. 1907 6d orange, bottom marginal single with '1888' monogram, wmk Crown/Double-lined A. 1897-99 6d green, LR cnr marginal single with '1888' monogram, plus left marginal vert strip of 3 with part inscription. 1905-10 6d orange, wmk Crown/Single-lined A, selection inc bottom marginal blk of 4 with '1907' monogram, bottom marginal single with 'CAW' monogram & LL cnr marginal single with 'CAW' monogram. F-VF M/MUH, 1 U. SG cat £525++ for M singles, plus premium for monograms, blks & varieties. (10 items) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
1425
1888-89 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' rough perf 10. VF fresh M. SG 262 cat £750. Rare. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
1426
1888-89 Carrington 20/- colbalt blue, wmk 5/-, perf 10. VF M. SG 262 cat £750. Rare stamp. (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
A$
1428
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$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
1429
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 1d lilac, perf 11x12, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. F-VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals. SG O39(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1430
1888-90 OS opt Centenary Emu 2d specialised Mint blk collection inc LR cnr marginal blk of 12 with perf inscription & 'CP', 'GPrO/NSW' & '1888' monograms. Also sheet no '71' in cnr, wmk crown NSW (SG w40). Pane B UL cnr marginal blk of 36 with sheet inscriptions, wmk SG w40. Pane B bottom marginal blk of 12, with part inscription & 'CP' & 'GPrP/NSW' & '1888' monograms, plus sheet no 270441, wmk SG w40. Pane C top marginal blk of 46, with sheet inscription, plus Pane C bottom marginal single with '1888' monogram. Each item with annotated varieties. F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £604+ for singles, plus premium for monograms & positional variety blks. (5 items) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
1431
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 (MUH gum). SG O40(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1432
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 4d brown Cook, perf 11x12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. F-VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O41(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1433
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 6d carmine perf 11x12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG O42(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1434
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$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1435
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 8d lilac-rose Lyrebird, perf 11x12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG O43(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1436
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 1/- purple-brown Kangaroo, perf 11x12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG O44b(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1437
1888-90 'OS' red opt Map 5/- deep purple, perf 12, wmk '5/-', opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O47(S) cat £800++ as normal, plus premium for Specimen opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1300
(US$936)
(€793)
(£715)
A$
1438
1888-90 'OS' opt Carrington 20/- 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 (with gum). SG O48(S) cat £1100++ as normal, plus premium for Specimen opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
1484
1880-91 OS opt QV mint. 1880-88 QV Coin 5/- perf 10 (SG cat £850). 1882-85 range in 3d, 4d, 6d (2 perfs), 5d & 8d, plus 2d UL cnr marginal pr with plate no7. 1888-90 Centenary range to 1/-, plus perfs inc 2d LR cnr marginal pr with 1888 monograms, 1890-91 Map 5/- perf 12 (£800). Most F-VF M. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (33). (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
1485
1888-1907 QV Mint collection/accumulation inc 1888-89 Centenary to 1/-, plus shades & perfs. 1890 Map 5/- (SG cat £275) & Carrington 20/- (£500). 1898-99 QV 6d green, plus perfs. 1897-99 QV to 2½d, plus perfs & shades. 1899 QV ½d green IMPERF horiz pr (£250). 1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1903 Commonwealth 9d. 1891 Surch set, plus perfs & blks. 1902-03 QV Pic to 2/6. 1905 Commonwealth 9d, plus pr. 1907 QV Pic to 10d. Mostly G-VF M, some mixed as expected. SG cat £4500+ = A$8500+. (200) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
1489
Postmark: Numeral 420 of Warneton type 4B (RRRRR) near comp strike on 1888 Centenary 1d. Rare with very few recorded. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1693
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$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
1724
1888 Swan set 1d, 2d & 4d, wmk Crown CA. VFM, 2d UN. SG 103-105 cat £200. (3) (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
1725
1888 Swan 2d grey h/s SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 104s cat £85 for normal or cat £275 for Specimen set of 3. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
1789
Austria & Territories 1850-1937 impressive collection in springback binder inc 1850 1K yellow, 2K black, 1858 to 15u with a mix of type I & II, 1867 to 25Kr G/FU, 1874-80 to 50Kr U, 1883 perf 9½ inc 5K red, 20K grey, 50K purple M, 1890 to 2G, 1896 2G, 1899 to 4K green U, 1908 Coronation Anniv U, 1922 Defs set of 38 & set of 11, 1922 Musicians, 1923 Charity, 1930 Anti TB, 1932 Painters set, 1934 Welfare set. Back of book inc Newspaper 1851 (0.6K) blue. 1861 1K lilac, 1K grey U, 1908 to 20h brown (7). Austrian PO in Turkey inc 1867 to 50s perf 10½, 25s, 50s M, 1883 2s U, others to 50s U, 1888 Surch set U, 1890 to 20Pi/20G G/FU, 1890 to 10Pi M, 1901 varnish type inc 20p/10h U. PO in Crete 1903-4 with varnish to 4Fr M, 1Fr U, 1904-5 with varnish to 50c, 1905 w/o varnish inc 5c (2), 1908 Anniv sets M & U. Danube Steam Navigation 1866 10c type 1, etc. Attractive collection, generally F-VF. SG cat £8100 = A$15,000+. (500+) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
1810
1888 QV £5 lilac & black, top value. Superb fresh MLH, nice original gum, excellent colour & centring. SG 21 cat £4000+ & under-catalogued. Beautiful example of this very rare top value. 2011 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$4000
(US$2880)
(€2440)
(£2200)
  A$6000
(US$4320)
(€3660)
(£3300)
A$
1811
1888 QV £5 lilac & black. FU, 'MR 2 94' cds, plus barred pmk & m/s. SG 21 cat £1700 as U or £200 as F/C. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
1812
1888 Opt '6' QV 6d lilac & black. VF MLH. SG 26 cat £160 (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
1838
1860-1963 Attractive collection on contemporary leaves with 1860-63 2c, 8c, 1860-76 various papers/perfs to 48c. 1863-76 to 48c. 1876 to 48c. 1878 Provisionals (2) inc Official (cat £220). 1888 Inland revenue 1c to 10c, 72c. 1889 1c-96c inc extra 72c shade. 1900-3 48c, 1905-7 to 96c, 1913-21 to 25c. 1921 KGV to 96c. 1931 Cent set, 1934 Pictorial set inc extra $1, 1938 KGVI Pics to $3. 1954-63 to $5. Mostly F-VF U cat £2000 = A$4000. (175+) (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
2154
Congo & Gabon 1888-1933 Collection/accumulation with Congo (174, cat £1750) inc 1891 surch 5c/1c & 5c/15c both U (SG 2-3 cat £375), 1892-1900 P&C to 1Fr M/U (£950) -inc forgeries, 1900 Pics to 2Fr (£150), 1907-30 Pics to 2Fr & opts to 1Fr10, surch (14), 1933 Pics to 2Fr, Postage Dues etc. Gabon (235, £9435) inc 1888 surch 25/5c & 25/10c both VFM (SG 8-9 cat £8600, but no certificates), 1904 P&C to 5Fr M/U (£470) inc forgeries, 1910-31 Pics inc opts to 2Fr (£190), 1912 Surch (37), 1932 Pics to 5Fr (£100), Postage Dues etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £11,000+ = A$20,000. (410) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1300
(US$936)
(€793)
(£715)
A$
2185
Tunisia: 1888-1950s collection/accumulation with 1st set mostly M inc 5Fr (£785), 2nd set inc 75c red & 5Fr M (£445), & 1899 New colours inc 2Fr M&U (£380), plus good range of perf 'T' Postage Dues (58, Maury cat €1650), then 1906 Pic set, Parcel set, Postage Dues, surch etc (£230), 1916 POW opt set M (£250), 1918 set (£325), more Dues, surch etc inc 1923 Wounded Fund (£130), 1925 Welfare set (£50), 1931 Pic set (£140), 1938 Anniv opt set (£180) etc. Very near comp. F-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £3750, plus €1650 for Due perfins = A$9700. (950). (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2354
1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. GU, London hexagonal, plus barred pmk. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500. Wmk Orbs is many times scarcer than wmk crowns. (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
2355
1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, boxed pmk & 'Manchester MY 20 89 Telegraph' cds. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500. Wmks Orbs many times scarcer than wmk Crowns. Dr Enzo Diana photo cert. (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
2356
1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, boxed pmk. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500. Wmk Orbs many times scarcer than Crowns (P)
  A$1100
(US$792)
(€671)
(£605)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
2758
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, red Sandakan cds. SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2759
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, blue barred pmk (not CTO). SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
2760
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)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2761
1888-92 Arms $2 dull green, inscribed British North Borneo, 'British' 10½mm long. VF fresh MLH. SG 48 cat £250. (P)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2762
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$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
2763
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$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
3019
1888-98 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. Mi V44b cat €3200++ SG Z7 cat £3800+ -both as singles, plus premium for blk. Extremely rare large multiple. Dr Steuer BPP photo cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
  A$1800
(US$1296)
(€1098)
(£990)
A$
3020
1888-98 Precursor usage of 'Pfennig' Eagle 20pf bright blue blk of 6. VFU on piece with 'Finschhafen 10/3 90' cds. Mi V42c cat €1500+ as singles, SG Z5 cat £1800+ as singles. Extremely rare multiple. 2019 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
  A$550
(US$396)
(€336)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
3026
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$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
3286
Postmark: 'Samarai BNG' unframed cds on BNG Lakatoi 1d in use 1888-Nov 1906. Lee type 24 rated 'E'. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
3616
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$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
3617
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1/- dull green. F-VF fresh M. SG 10 cat £150. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$