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1888
1927 Canberra 2/- booklet with 1½d panes. F-VF MUH, sl cover blemishes as usual, contents VF. SG SB22 cat £90. Pf B38 cat $150 for with sl flts.
  A$50
(US$37)
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(£28)
  A$80
(US$58)
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(£44)
A$
433
New South Wales: 1879-92 OS opt Used collection inc 1879-85 QV range to 1/-. 1880-88 QV Coin 5/-. 1882-85 QV to 1/-, plus perfs & shades. 1887-90 POSTAGE opt QV Stamp Duty 10/-, with special concentric oval NSW CTO (only 50 issued for a special 1895 printing). 1888-90 Centenary to 1/- plus perfs & shades. 1890-91 Map 5/- (2 shades). 1891 Australia 2½d. 1891 Surch set ½d on 1d, 7½d on 6d & 12d on 1/-. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £3500+ = A$6500+. (87) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
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  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
443
South Australia: 1874-1901 Official OS opt collection inc SG type O1 on 4d, 6d, 1/- & 2/- plus shades & perfs inc 4d OS inverted. Also 1874-76 QV 1d green & 2d orange with type O1 opt plus shades & perfs & 1888-91 4d & 6d with type O1 opt. 1891 Surch 2½d on 4d, type 1 plus perfs, type 2 opt selection inc 1874-76 1d green & 2d orange plus shades & perfs. 1891-99 ½d, 4d & 6d plus perfs inc ½d variety 'no stop'. 1891-95 Surch set 29d on 4d & 5d on 6d inc 5d on 6d variety 'no stop'. 1897-1901 2½d & 5d. 1899-1901 OS wide spacing (SG type O3) vals to 6d plus 1d error opt inverted & 2d violet OS misplaced plus 5 with no full stop. Also 2 postal stationery ½d Newspaper wrappers. Departmentals inc 2d orange opt P & SM. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £1900+ = A$3500+ plus departmentals. Many scarce OS stamps present. (125 + 2 wrappers) (P)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€403)
(£358)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
458
1854-1912 accumulation in binder. NSW 1856-60 QV Diadem 1/- imperf. 1860-72 QV Diadem perf to 1/-. 1888-1912 Centenary to 1/-. Queensland 1860-80 QV Chalons to 5/- inc wmks, shades & perfs. 1882-95 QV Large Chalon to £1. 1882-95 QV solid background to 2/-. South Australia 1856-58 QV 2d imperf. 1902-12 QV Long types to 1/-. Tasmania 1857-67 QV Chalon imperfs to 1/-, & 1863-91 perf to 1/-. 1870-96 QV Sideface to 2/-. 1892-99 QV Tablets to 10/-. 1899-1912 Pics to 6d inc wmks & perfs. Victoria from 1854 inc 1901-12 QV Postage to 2/-. Western Australia 1882-12 Swan to 1/- inc wmks. Mostly G-VF M/u, some rather mixed. SG cat £9500+ = A$17,000+. (2600)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
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  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
A$
492
Argentina: 1858-1903 classic accumulation inc 1858 Confederation 5c & 10c, Small Figure & 1860 5c Large Figure. 1862-64 Arms 5c, 10c & 15c inc shades & pmks. 1864-66 Rivadavia 5c imperf plus 5c, 10c & 15c perf. 1867-74 Portraits to 15c. 1873 portraits to 90c. 1877-87 rouletted Portraits to 24c. 1882 Provisional ½ on 5c. 1882 Sun to 12c. 1884 Provisional ½ on 5c, ½c on 15c, 1c on 15c & 4c on 5c. 1884-85 Sun to 12c. 1888-90 Portraits to 50c & 1888-91 to 50c plus 1890-91 1P. 1892-98 Portraits to 5P plus 1P SPECIMEN. 1892 Columbus set. 1899-1903 Liberty to 20P plus 4c imperf. Range of 1880s-90s Officials, vals to 60c. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £2500+ = A$4700+. (530)
  A$220
(US$161)
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(£121)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
526
British Guiana: 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$450
(US$329)
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  A$700
(US$511)
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A$
541
China: 1877-1994 Selection Shanghai Local Post 1888 Small Dragon set to 100 cash. Peoples Republic 1967 Ying-Chan 8f vals. 1967 Oilwell 8f set. 1967 Mao Writing Poem 10f. 1968 Mao Thoughts 8f. 1968 Mao Youth 8f. 1966 Afro-Asian Writers set 8f-22f. 1966 Women 8f set. 1970 Tiger Mountain 8f (5 of 6 vals). 1994 Official Presentation book. All diff. F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £700+. (92 + 6M/S).
  A$150
(US$110)
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  A$300
(US$219)
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A$
568
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. Odensee 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$600
(US$438)
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  A$1000
(US$730)
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A$
571
Egypt & Sudan: 1866-1941 Accumulation with strength in 19th cent. Egypt 1866 1st issue 1pi & 2pi. 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid to 2pi plus shades. 1872-75 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi plus printings. 1878 Surch set. 1879-1902 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi plus shades & 1888-1909 to 10pi. Sudan 1897 opt Sphinx & Pyramid to 10pi. 1898-1941 Camel Postman to 20pi inc shades & wmks. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £500+. (290).
  A$70
(US$51)
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  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
584
French Martinique: 1886-1906 Classics inc 1886 Commerce 5/20c. 1886-88 Commerce opt 01 on 20c to 015 on 20c. 1888-91 Commerce Surch to 15c on 75c. 1891-92 Postage Due to 15c on 30c opt in black plus 5c on 10c & 5c on 15c opt in red & 1c on 2c Commerce. 1892 '1892 Martinique' opt Commerce 5c on 10c, 5c on 25c & 15c on 25c. 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. 1899-1900 New Colours & to 5Fr. Also unissued Postage Dues opt Martinique diag 1c, 2c & 5c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £1600+ = A$3000+. (48) (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
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(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
608
Great Britain: 1827-1973 Collection in Davo album. 1827 Post Paid lettersheet 1840 (28 April) stampless lettersheet. 1840 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$26,000+. (880 + 19 cvrs) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
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  A$1000
(US$730)
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A$
637
Hungary: 1868-99 Classic collection inc 1868-73 Imperial Journal 1Kr & 2Kr inc printings. 1871-73 King to 25Kr inc lithographed & engraved printings. 1874-90 Envelope & Posthorn to 20kr inc shades, wmks & perfs, coloured numerals. 1888-99 Envelope & Posthorn to 3ft inc wmk & perfs. 1871 Newspaper 1Kr, Posthorn left, plus 1871 Posthorn right inc shades. 1874 Newspaper 1k orange inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £2000+ = A$3600+. (410).
  A$120
(US$88)
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(£66)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
681
Malaya-Sarawak: 1869-1908 Classic selection inc 1869 Brooke 3c. 1871 Brooke 3c. 1875 set 2c-12c. 1888-97 Postage & Revenue to 32c. 1889-92 Surch inc 1c on 3c, & 'One Cent' on 3c, 2c on 8c & 5c on 12c. 1895 set to 8c. 1899-1908 'Postage Postage' to 20c, plus 1902 with wmk. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £533. (37)
  A$100
(US$73)
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(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
737
North Borneo: 1883-1902 Classic collection 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+. Useful lot. (107) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
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(US$876)
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A$
739
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$700
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  A$1200
(US$876)
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A$
802
Spain - Cuba: 1855-1900 Classic accumulation 1855-61 Queen ½R & 1R, imperf plus shades 1876 King to 50c. 1877 King to 50c. 1879 King to 50c. 1880 King to 50c. 1883 Network surch to 20c inc types. 1890-97 Baby to 20c. 1898-99 Curly Head to 6c. 1888-94 Printed Matter. USA Occ 1899 Portrait to 10c. 1899-1900 Pictorial set to 10c. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £700+. (500+).
  A$100
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  A$200
(US$146)
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A$
816
Turkey: 1863-97 Classic collection 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$400
(US$292)
(€248)
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  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
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A$
817
Turkey: 1865-1901 classic accumulation inc 1865-76 Duloz selection to 25Pi plus types, shades & perfs. 1876 Surch vals to 5Pres on 5PI. 1876-90 Crescent vals to 5Pi inc 5Pa lilac plus shades & perfs. 1892 Toughra vals to 5Pi plus shades. Postage Dues 1865-72 Duloz vals to 5Pi. 1888 Crescent vals to 2Pi. Newspaper 1891 'Imprime' opt Crescent vals to 2Pi. 1892 Imprime opt Toughra vals to 5Pi. 1894 opt Toughra vals to 2Pi. Also 1865-90s selection of Locals inc Star & Crescent, View & Typeset issues. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed parts. SG cat £6000+ = A$11,000+. (450)
  A$250
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  A$400
(US$292)
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A$
2484
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)
  A$70
(US$51)
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  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
2485
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)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
2486
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)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
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A$
2487
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)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
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2488
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)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
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2489
1888-89 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' sideways, perf 10. Superb M. SG 262 cat £750. Unusually nice. (P)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€233)
(£206)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
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A$
2490
1888-89 Carrington 20/- cobalt blue, wmk 5/-, perf 10. VF M. SG 262 cat £750. Rare stamp. (P)
  A$425
(US$310)
(€264)
(£234)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
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A$
2491
1888-89 Carrington 20/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
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A$
2492
1888-89 Carrington 20/- red, imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special Master Die Proof mini plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded (P)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
2493
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)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
2494
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. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O39(S). Very rare as only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
2495
1888-90 OS opt Centenary 1d mauve, part 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$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
A$
2496
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$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
A$
2497
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$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
A$
2498
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$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
A$
2499
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)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
A$
2571
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$325
(US$237)
(€202)
(£179)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
2572
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$550
(US$402)
(€341)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
2581
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$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
2582
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$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
2588
Postmark: Numeral 420 of Warneton type 4B (RRRRR) near comp strike on 1888 Centenary 1d. Rare with very few recorded.
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
2757
Stamp Duty: 1888 Mt Morgan Gold Mining Co share purchase & transfer documents franked large QV Chalon £1 green thick paper (40) inc variety 're-entry' at LR (6th stamp in 1st row), with m/s lines cancel. Sl tones, folds etc. SG 161/161a cat £3515 for FU. Impressive large £40 franking. (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
3015
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)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€56)
(£50)
A$
3039
1888 Swan set 1d, 2d & 4d, wmk Crown CA. VFM, 2d UN. SG 103-105 cat £200. (3) (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
3040
1888 Swan set 1d-4d, opt SPECIMEN, wmk crown CA, perf 14. VF fresh MUH. SG 103-5s cat £275 for M, so should be at least double, £550 MUH. (3) (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€403)
(£358)
A$
3041
1888 Swan 2d grey h/s SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 104s cat £85 for normal or cat £275 for specimen set of 3.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
A$
3291
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$160
(US$117)
(€99)
(£88)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
3292
1888 Opt '6' QV 6d lilac & black. VF MLH. SG 26 cat £160 (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
3293
1888 'Protectorate 4d' black opt QV 4d lilac & black. Fresh M, tiny thin. SG 44 cat £475. (P)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4959
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 is many times scarcer than Crowns. (P)
  A$1100
(US$803)
(€682)
(£605)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
A$
5942
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, red Sandakan cds. SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
5943
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, blue barred pmk (not CTO). SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
5944
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)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
5945
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)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
5946
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)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
6090
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)
(€3100)
(£2750)
  A$8000
(US$5840)
(€4960)
(£4400)
A$
6299
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$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
A$
6300
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$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
6307
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$325
(US$237)
(€202)
(£179)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
6707
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)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
7021
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 100R, 200R, & 600R green imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), 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)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
7022
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)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
7023
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)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
7024
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)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
7892
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/-. VF M/MLH, almost all fresh. SG 1-10 cat £600. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
7893
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)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
7894
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1d deep purple. VF M. SG 2 cat £28.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£14)
A$
7895
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 2½d purple blue. VF fresh M. SG 4 cat £45.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$45
(US$33)
(€28)
(£25)
A$
7896
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 4d green & deep brown. VFM. SG 6 cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
7897
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 5d dull purple & blue. VF fresh MLH. SG 7 cat £100. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
7898
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$15)
(€12)
(£11)
A$
7899
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1/- dull green. F-VF fresh M. SG 10 cat £150. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
7900
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VF MLH. SG 13 cat £29.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
7901
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VFU. SG 13 cat £50.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$