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1890
1980 Stamp Week 66c M/Sheet with reverse opt for Tattersalls Club Dinner Menu. VF fresh MUH. SG MS5757(var). Unlisted & previously unseen by us.
  A$30
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(£17)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€34)
(£29)
A$
349
1890s-1980s collection in tall s/book with Australian States (40+) inc NSW 1897 Charities F-VF M (cat £300). Then Commonwealth era with pre-dec to 1966 (300) inc Kangaroos (10) to 5/- U plus 6d brown opt OS (cat $90), 2/- maroon SM wmk (cat $300) & high vals opt SPECIMEN 10/- SM wmk (cat $475), £1 3rd ($375) & £2 CofA ($125). KGV (26) to 1/4. 1932 Lyrebird 1/- opt OS. 1934 Macarthur 9d & Vic Cent set to 1/-. 1935 ANZAC 1/- M. 1937 KGVI set to £1 Robes. 1940 AIF set. 1949 Arms to £2. QEII pre-decimals appear comp inc 1964 Navigators to £1 U plus £2 MUH. Then comprehensive decimals inc 1966 Defs to $4. Better 1967-73 Commem sets & high value Pics to $10 paintings. Also AAT (50) to end 1974 inc pre-dec to 2/3 Penguins & 1966 Pic set to $1 Mock Sun. Est retail to end 1965 $2350 plus extra for the rest. (1200)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$600
(US$426)
(€408)
(£342)
A$
595
Private Perfin Accumulation to late 1950s in 24 hagners with 1890s-Early 1900s States (370) strength in QLD, S Aust & Vic plus scattered Tas/WA & also some Revenues. Kangaroos (120) to 2/- maroon. KGV (300) to 5d inc 1d red shades (80), 1930s Commems to 1/- Vic Cent or 1/- ANZAC (2). KGVI to 5/- Robes or 5/- Arms & scattered QEII Era inc higher value commems. Very mixed condition & unchecked as received. A wonderful original hoard, G-FU. (approx 1000).
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
  A$1200
(US$852)
(€816)
(£684)
A$
605
New South Wales Postal History/Pmks: 1890s-1930s 6 vol collection emphasis on the cds cancels with covers/cards/postal stationery items (160) inc Albury 1905 cover franked 4d Cook, Bankstown Aerodrome 1962 Airmail to USA. Clarence Street (Registered) franked 1964 Bird 2/5 cream paper, Currububula (1907), Karuah (1934), Limeburners Creek (1912), Moonan Flat (1934), Mudgee (1916) to USA franked KGV 1d red pr & ½d green, Nana Glen (1912) & Uranga (1908). Relief cds (25) with 1930s cut-out cds (18 diff), plus specialised Sydney study to early 1940s inc 1865 Money Order Office folded printed letter to PM. Bowenfells 'Departmental' cds inc Airmail, posted out of course 'boxed' cachets (2) on 1909 & 1910 covers, Postage Paid cds (5) on pieces, Special cds, Supt Mails, Registered, Parcel Office, Late Fee & Posted Shipside. 1905-30s numbered cds 4-60 mostly on KGV Heads, plus some duplexes inc num 40 tying 1d Shield to 1905 advertising envelope featuring blue 'collared' NSW State Flag. Mostly F-VF. (100s)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$320)
(€306)
(£257)
A$
621
Postmarks, Postal History, Cinderellas, scarcer stamps from all six States/Colonies plus some pre-1900 British Empire/Europe on 38 uncirculated RSPC circuit sheets with wide & eclectic range of the exotic & unusual (see scans) inc NSW 1857 Grafton-England cover franked 6d Diadem imperf with light Numeral 90 cancel. Other Numeral Cancels inc 31, 249, 283, 2032 (all RR) & 1308, 1964 (both RRR). 1960s-70s QV Diadems 6d (7), 8d (5) & 1/- rose (13). QLD inc Numeral 411 (RRR) on QV 2d, Num 666 (RRRRR) on QV Large Chalon 2/6, BNG barred pmk on QV 2d blue. Early 1900s 2-line Registered h/s inc Multabar & Normanton on cover. South Australia QV opt REPRINT plus assorted pmks. Tasmania 1890s PTPO tripleton envelope with QV 1d (2) & ½d vermilion. Numeral cancels inc 239 (R), 326 (RR), 344 (RRRR) on QV, plus Lake Leake cds on 1940 dated piece. Also mixed stamps, pmks, Revenues from all six States. Australia Commonwealth inc Kangaroo ½d green wmk INV (cat $75), KGV 1d red with ACSC listed plate flaws & foreign inc GB high cat QV Sidefaces, Europe imperfs plus some covers. USA 1862 Black Jack 2c & good variety of Cinderellas from all over the place. From collector of the odd & curious, realistically priced totalling $2540.
  A$800
(US$568)
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  A$1200
(US$852)
(€816)
(£684)
A$
656
All Europe collection in 12 large matching s/books with 1000s of stamps in total inc Albania Pics (80), Austria (1600) 1890s-1990s in single vol, Belgium to 1990s, Bulgaria, Cyprus (600) to early 2000s in another single vol plus 10 assorted 1970s-80s Commem MUH Year Packs, Denmark, GB (1100) inc QV to 1/-, KGV to 5/-, KGVI to £1, QEII to £5, large quantity of 1953-2010 Pics/Commems & Castles to £5 in vol 4. Greece (1500) to modern era in vol 5. France (few 100), Germany (1100) late 1800s-early 2000s in vol 7, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malta (300), Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland & Russia (900) in single vol No 12. Also Australia (2000) to 2009 in another 2 similar albums inc pre-Federation States (50), Kangaroos (18) to 5/-, KGV (50) to 5d, other pre-decimals to £1 Bass & many 100s of decimals inc non-letter rate higher. Some sl mixed condition, majority F-VF U. (1000s)
  A$240
(US$170)
(€163)
(£137)
  A$300
(US$213)
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A$
668
Austria: 1950-80s collection attractively presented on leaves in 2 well-filled quality springback albums with 1850 Arms selection. 1863 Arms 10Kr, 15Kr, 1874 perf 12 50Kr GU (cat £275), 1890 to 2g (2), 1899/1902 to 4K with lower value shade & perf varieties, 1901 Newspaper 6H orange FU, 1918 republic opts inc 2Kr perf 11½ SG 314a FU (cat £180), 1919 5Kr parliament perf 11½ x 12½ SG 360b FU (cat £150), 1948 Costumes to 7s M/MLH & to 10s U, 1948 Artists, 1949 Child Welfare sets MLH, 1950-51 Bird Airs set M/MLH (cat £500) & 2s to 20s U, 1950 Plebiscite, 1951 Reconstruction Fund sets M/MLH, 1954 1s50 Welsbach, 1953 10th Anniv sets M/MLH, plus various latter both M/MLH & U to 1980s cat £4900. Also Lombardy & Venezia inc 1850 Arms 15c (3), 30c, 45c U also 10c Mint (possibly reprint). Bosnia & Herzegovina 1879-1918 inc 1879 Arms to 25Kr with an extensive selection of values & perfs, mostly U. 1905 Compound perfs 5Kr SG 201 M, 1917 2Kr to 10Kr U, also Austro/Hungarian Military Post selection inc issues for Italy, Montenegro, Venezia-Giulia, plus various others cat £1200. A strong collection all round, largely F-VF, very fresh & clean. Total SG cat £6100+ = A$11,000. (1800+)
  A$575
(US$408)
(€391)
(£328)
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
A$
671
Balance of consignment with Australia MUH decimals (FV $130) & used accumulation in 4 s/books. France 1967-2007 FDC collection (240) loose & in 2 albums. Disorganised World collections/accumulations in 4 s/books inc French Airmails, Commems, Defs & Pics (100s). Pacific Islands early 1970s Pics MUH inc PNG Shells to $2, Fiji Flowers to $2, plus Christmas & Norfolk Is Pic sets. Off/On-paper World mess in tins, glassines & paper bags. World collections (many 100s) in 4 loose leaf albums inc GB 1841 QV imperfs 1d brown (2) & 2d blue (3) inc pr (SG cat £340). 1924 & 25 Wembley sets, KGV to 5/- & KEVII to 1/-. Asia inc China, Mongolia, Korea, Europe 1890s onwards inc Italy, Austria, Belgium & Hungary. Usual variable condition for such a hoard. 2 medium cartons. (1000s)
  A$250
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(£143)
  A$350
(US$249)
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(£200)
A$
679
Brazil: 1844-1970s Collection in album inc 1844 Slanted Numerals 10R & 30R. 1850-94 Numeral to 90R. 1866-68 Emperor set to 500R perf & 1876-79 to 1000R roul. 1878 Emperor 300R. 1880-85 Emperor to 200R. 1884-88 Pic to 700R. 1889 Newspaper to 300R. 1889 Postage Due to 700r & 1890-91 set to 1000R. 1890-92 Southern Cross set to 1000R. 1898-99 Newspaper surch to 2000R on 1000R. 1898 Journal surch set. 1895-1905 Postage Due to 2000R. 1899 Surch to 2000R on 500R. 1900 400th Anniv set. 1906 Portraits to 5000R & 1906 Officials to 10,000R. 1920 Def to 2000R. 1928 Air opt to 5000R. 1937-38 Tourist to 5000R. 1940-60s is mostly comp. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £2900+ = A$5500+. Attractive collection. (1125, 33 M/S).
  A$450
(US$320)
(€306)
(£257)
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
A$
693
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$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
703
British Empire & Commonwealth - British Atlantic: 1864-88 collection in 5 albums with Ascension inc 1922 opt KGV St Helena to 3d. 1924-33 KGV Ship to 8d. 1938-51 KGVI Pic to 5/-. Falklands 1878-1902 QV to 4d inc shades. 1912-21 KGV to 6d. 1929 KGV Whale & Penguin to 1/- 1933 Centenary to 3d. 1938-52 KGVI Pic to 2/6. 1952 KGVI Pic to 2/6. 1960 QEII Birds to 5/-. Falklands Dep 1944-45 KGVI Pic opt sets for South Georgia, South Shetlands & Graham land. St Helena 1864-80 QV to 1/- & 1884-94 QV to 6d. 1890-97 QV Tablet set. 1922-37 KGV Ship to 8d. 1961 QEII Pic to £1. 1968 QEII Pic to £1. Commem sets throughout. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2400+ = A$4600+. (1150 + 6 M/S).
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
A$
708
British Empire & Commonwealth - Fiji: 1874-1993 collection in 4 albums inc 1874-75 Twelve Cents opt CR Monogram 6d. 1874-75 Surch VR 2d on 6d on 3d. 1876-77 VR opt to 6d. 1878-1890 VR Monogram to 6d. 1881-89 QV 1/- & 5/-. 1892-93 Surch ½d on 1d, 2½d on 3d & 6d on 6d. 1891-1902 Pic vas to 5d plus perfs. 1903 KEVII to 5/-. 1906-12 KEVII New Colours to 5/-. 1912-23 KGV to £1 & 1922-27 to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-55 KGVI Pic set to £1 plus Dies & perfs. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1955-56 QEII Pic set to £1. 1959-63 QEII Def Pic set to £1. 1968 Pic Def set to £1. 1969 Decimal Def set to $2. 1971 Bird set to $2. 1940 Postage Due set to 1/6. Good coverage of Commems. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5800. (1450+16 M/S).
  A$600
(US$426)
(€408)
(£342)
  A$900
(US$639)
(€612)
(£513)
A$
716
British Empire & Commonwealth - Leewards & Montserrat: 1876-1981 collections in 3 albums with Leeward Is 1890 QV Tablet to 1/-. 1897 Jubilee opt to 4d. 1902 Surch set,. 1912-22 KGV to 5/- & 1921-32 to 2/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-51 KGVI to £1. 1949 Silver Wedding set. 1954 QEII set to $4.80 Montserrat. 1876-83 QV 1d & 4d. 1884-85 QV to 4d. 1903 Badge of Colony to 6d & 1908-13 to 1/-. 1916-23 KGV Badge to 2/6 & 1922-29 to 3/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938 KGVI View to 10/-. 1949 Silver Wedding set. 1953-58 QEII Pic to $4.80. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1000+ = A$1900+. (575).
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
720
British Empire & Commonwealth - Mauritius & Seychelles: 1858-1990 collections in 4 albums inc 1860-72 QV to 1/-. 1879-94 QV to 50c. 1895-99 Arms set to 18c. 1898 Diamond Jubilee 36c. 1899 Admiral 15c. 1900 Arms to 5R. 1926-34 KGV to 5R. 1950 KGVI Pic set to 10R. 1965 Bird set to 10R. Seychelles 1890-92 QV to 16c. 1893 Surch to 15c on 16c 1896 QV to 45c. 1896 Surch set. 1902 Surch to 45c on 1R. 1912-13 KGV to 45c & 1917-22 to 2R25. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-49 KGVI Pic to 5R. 1954-57 QEII Pic to 10R. 1962-68 QEII Def to 10R. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2900+ = A$5500+. (1200).
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
A$
735
Central & South America: 1855-1950 Collection in Schaubek album inc Argentina 1864-67 Rivadavia 5c. 1867-73 Portrait to 90c perf & 24c roul. 1899-1900 Liberty to 1P. Brazil 1844 Slanted Numeral 10R & 60R. 1850 Numeral to 180R. 1866-68 Emperor to 500R. 1876-79 Emperor to 300R roul. 1828 Emperor 300R. Chile 1853-62 Columbus to 20c inc 5c on blued paper horiz strip of 4 & 10c vert strip of 3. 1867 Columbus set to 20c. Cuba from 1875 inc 1878 & 79 King to 50c. Guatemala 188 Bird to 20c. Mexico 1856 Hidalgo to 4R. 1886-95 Numeral to 20c. Peru 1858-61 Arms 1d. El Salvador 1867 Volcano to 2R. 1890 Liberty set to 1P. 1892 Columbus set to 1P. 1893 General set to 1P. Uruguay 1860 Montevideo Sun 60c & 120c. 1866 Arms 6c & 12c. Venezuela 1896 Map set to 1B. Also odd Pacific Is inc Hawaii, Fiji & NZ, inc 1855-64 Chalon 1d imperf & 1864-73 perf Chalon to 4d yellow. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1000+ = A$2000+. (1975).
  A$180
(US$128)
(€122)
(£103)
  A$275
(US$195)
(€187)
(£157)
A$
738
China & World: 1890s-1990s Collections/accumulation in s/book & packets. Needs sorting but includes odd Empire issue, with 1909 1st Anniv set. 1913-33 Junk, Reaper & Hall range. SYS issues 1930s-40s inc surch. PRC to 1980s, Bhutan range of 1960s-70s in 2 Philatelic Bureau s/books. Hong Kong Special 1997 FDCs commemoration the transition to China. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. (2500+).
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
763
Deceased Estate part 2: Hong Kong 1890s-1980s collection in 25 hagners with scattered QV & KEVII, KGV to $1, plus 1935 Silver Jubilee set, QEII 1950s-60s Defs to $10, plus later Sidefaces to $50, plus Pic/Commem sets. PNG 1952-73 collection inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman, 1963 Rabaul 10/- & QEII £1 (3) inc SPECIMEN opt & 1969 Shells to $2, plus medium box with over 100 1970s-80s PO packs. Samoa 1970s-80s collection in 3 albums with 60+ FDC & around 100 MUH Pic sets & M/Sheets inc 1978 Shells to $5 blks of 4. NZ QV-QEII semi-sorted accumulation (100s) in 16 hagners, plus 1929-67 Health collection in springback album. Penrhyn Is MUH collection (FV $60) in pink folder. British Commonwealth M/Sheet accumulation (65) inc Netherlands & 1981 RW selection. Also more 1981 RW with Omnibus collection in blue album & 14 diff FDC. Finally 1984 WWF collection with 5 diff Pic sets & 20 FDC, in blue folder. Large carton. (many 100s)
  A$275
(US$195)
(€187)
(£157)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
821
Great Britain Postal Stationary: Envelopes 1840s-1960s accumulation/ collection in large shoebox with QV era U (55) inc 1840 Mulready 1d black front, 1840s-90s 1d rose Ovals (40) inc Maltese cross pmks (2), 1846 PTPO on folded Lettersheet with numeral 331 pmk & Turriff b/s, 1847 folded Lettersheet pmk num 664 & with 4 rev pmks. 1850s PTPO to Leominster & others to late 1890s with upratings sighted. Then UN (25) inc 1890 1d Postage Jubilee (14). KEVII Used (8) & UN (6). KGV U (43) with PTPO types sighted & UN (7) inc 1925 Expire Exhibition 1½d brown. KGVI U (24) & UN (6) inc over-inked blue impression. QEII U (27) & UN (25). Some sl mixed condition amongst the QV-KGV, o/w mostly F-VF UN/U with large percentage diff inc PTPO variations. (225)
  A$230
(US$163)
(€156)
(£131)
  A$350
(US$249)
(€238)
(£200)
A$
826
Hong Kong: 1862-1980s Collection in red springback binder inc 1862 QV no wmk 12c, 1863 to 96c (2) U, 1891 20c on 30c (both shades) SG 45, 45a (cat £310), 1891 20c/30c, 50c/48c, $1/96 SG 48/50 U, 1891 2c Jubilee U, 1902 KEVII to $2 U, 1935 KGV Jubilee sets MLH & FU. 1938-52 KGVI to $10 inc $10 green & violet, $10 lilac & blue U inc 1948 KGVI SW sets MLH & FU, 1949 UPU sets MUH & FU, 1954 QEII Defs sets MLH & FU. 1960s Omnibus Commems in blks of 4 inc Churchill, Unesco sets, various later commems & defs. Also Hong Kong used in Treaty Ports, Fiscals inc 1890 2c purple GU, opt China inc 1917 to $2 U & more!! Some earlies condition bit mixed many F-VF. A strong collection. SG cat £4150 = A$8000. (870).
  A$625
(US$444)
(€425)
(£356)
  A$850
(US$604)
(€578)
(£485)
A$
833
India: Postal History collection 1890s-1970 with an interesting range of commercial mail & stationary. Inc Commercial Mail 1898 to 1970 inc 1933 Air cover to Ireland on 'Sam Browne's Cavalry' stationery, 1937 Taxed Reg Cover to USA, Postal Stationery inc Postal Envelopes 1890s to 1941 (20 inc one censored), some uprated, also Postal Card, Airletters & Reg Letter 1889 to 1949 (13), Indian States Postal Envelopes (10) mostly QV others to KGV inc Faridkot, Gwalior, Jind/Patiala. Also PPC (9) early C20th inc Scenic/Agricultural/Architecture. India FDC 1961 to 1970 (9). Also Burma-India used in 1898/99(2), Burma inc 1948 DLO cover to Colombo inc various instructional markings/labels, Nepal 1950-68 covers/Reg Mail (8), Bhutan 1963-1971 (3). Also Indian 1854-55 4a cut-to-shape used, Sthn Nigeria 1902 10/- opt 'Specimen' M & others. Some mixed condition but many F-VF. (90+).
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
  A$350
(US$249)
(€238)
(£200)
A$
845
Italy: 1850s-1980. High catalogue collection in 2 VGC quality red springback albums inc 1862 40c rose M, 1863 to 60c inc shades, 1870 Dues to 10L, 1890 20c on 50c G/FU, 1890 Parcel Post 2c/1L25, 2c/1L75 M/UN, 1930 Virgil to 5L M/MLH & to 1L25 FU, other 1930s Commems, part sets U, 1945 Pics in 30L blue vert pr UN, 1945 Express Letter 50L M, 1945 Dues to 20L, 1948 Cent of Revolution set & 35L Express M/MLH, 1948 Cent of Revolution U, 1949 Biennial set M/MLH, 1949 50L UPU marginal MUH, 1949 Volta Anniv set M/MLH & to 50L FU, 1950 UNESCO, Holy Year, Radio Conf, Tobacco Conf, 1950 Pic sets M/MLH, 1951 Gymnastics, Montecassino, Milan, Verdi sets M/MLH, 1953 Def sets M/MLH, various later sets & singles to 1980s cat £9250. Also some Back of Book, Revenues, Cinderellas etc. Also inc Italian States inc Papal States 1867 10c UN 40c GU, 1868 3c M, Romagna 1859 3b UN, Sardinia 1855 10c (2), 20c, 40c (2), plus others G/FU cat £3000. Fiume 1918-21 M/U selection cat £78, Eritrea 1893-39 inc 1893 1c, 25c G/FU, 1927 Volta 20c FU, 1927 Parcel Post inc 1L pr, 10c, 10L singles G/FU, 1933 Pics to 10L G/FU, 1939 10c Concessional & others cat £525. Italian East Africa inc 1938 to 1L25 M cat £40+. A strong collection mostly F-VF M/U neatly presented, fresh & clean. Total SG cat £12,900 = A$24,000. (1900)
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
  A$1200
(US$852)
(€816)
(£684)
A$
847
Italy: 1862-2000 collection in 2 Davo albums. 1862 King Embossed to 80c imperf, & to 40c perf. 1863-77 King to 2L. 1878 2c Surch set to 10L. 1890 Valevole opt set. 1901-27 King & Arms set to 10L. 1926 St Francis set. 1926 National Defence set. 1926 Montecassino set to 10L. 1932 Dante set to 10L. 1932 Garibaldi set. 1932 10th Anniv to 5L. 1934 Military set to 2L75. 1935 Bellini set. 1937 Child set to 5L. 1937 Augustus set to 2L55. 1938 Empire set to 5L. 1945-48 Republic Pic to 100L. 1950 UNESCO set. 1950 Radio set. 1950 Tobacco set. 1951 Milan Fair set. 1951 Exhib set. Collection is then largely comp to 1976. Airmail inc 1932 Danto 100L. 1933 Zeppelin to 20L. 1934 Military set to 4L50. 1937 Child set to 5L. 1937 Augustus set to 5L. 1938 Empire set to 5L. Military Post 1943 PM opt set to 10L. Venezia Giulia 1945-47opt to 100L. Other BOP inc Postage Due 1L brown & blue M which is a rarity. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £13,400 = A$25,000+. (2150) (P)
  A$1100
(US$781)
(€748)
(£627)
  A$1700
(US$1207)
(€1156)
(£969)
A$
871
Mixed carton lot with Australia 1913-65 collection on Seven Seas illustrated leaves inc Kangaroos, KGV, 1930s Commems & high vals to £1 Arms. Decimal 1967-86 FDC collection. 2000 Sydney Olympics Official IOC collection with 16 diff FDC/Maximum Cards in illustrated album with matching slipcase. Scarce. Thematic collection to 1970 in 2 springback albums with Fish inc China Goldfish set of 12, then Birds, Butterflies, Flowers, Fruit, Fungi & many other themes. Single country collections with Italy 1890s-1960s (550), PNG (600) to 1990 & Poland (600). Also mixed World in s/book & assorted Junior collections in another 5 albums. (few 1000)
  A$240
(US$170)
(€163)
(£137)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
939
South & Central America M/U collection on old leaves, mostly small to medium sized collections, some sets, many singles & part sets with Costa Rica 1887-1967, Cuba 1855-1960, El Salvador 1890-1960, Honduras 1866-1961. Mexico 1856-1967 inc 1945 Inter-American Congress, 1950 Pics part set, Nicaragua 1882-1963, Brazil 1866-1950, Columbia 1865-1960, Ecuador 1881-1964 inc 1895 1s, 5s M, 1897 2c, 20c opt 1897-98, Peru 1866-1960 inc 1951 UPU set, 1960 Refugee Year M/S MUH, Venezuela 1896-1960 & others. Total cat £1000+. Some mixed condition but many F-VF. A decent assembly worthy of further investigation! (1700, 3 M/S)
  A$180
(US$128)
(€122)
(£103)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
A$
964
USA: 1851-1964 Collection in Lighthouse hingeless album inc 1851-57 Portrait to 10c imperf. 1857-61 to 24c, perf. 1861-66 to 90c. 1870-73 to 90c inc printings plus 1888 New & colours to 90c. 1890-93 set to 90c no cnr triangles 1893 Columbus to 50c. 1894-98 to $1 triangles in cnrs. 1904 Louisiana to 5c. 1907 Jamestown 5c. 1908-09 Washington & Franklin Def to $1. 1913 Panama Expo to 10c plus perfs. 1918 Franklin $2. 1920 Pilgrim set. 1924 Huguenot set. 1922-25 Liberty $5. 1933 Centenary 1c & 3c sheetlets. 1934 Parks sheetlets. 1938-54 President set to $5 M. Airmails 1918 Jenny 6c & 24c. 1923 set to 24c. Special Deliveries 1885-1917. Airmail 1933 Zeppelin 50c. Postage Dues 1930-31 set to $5. Almost all diff inc shades & printings. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U with usual mixed earlies. SG cat £4900+ = A$9500+. (1100, 9M/S).
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
A$
965
USA: 1851-1998 collection/accumulation in binder. 1861-66 Black jack 2c & Washington 10c plus Washington 3c opt SPECIMEN. 1870-80 Portrait to 30c. 1893 Columbus to 10c. 1898 Omaha to 10c. 1890 Portrait to 30c, no cnr triangles. 1902-03 Portrait to 50c. 1901 Pan American set to 10c. 1917-19 Washington & Franklin to $1. 1913-15 Panama Expo set. 1920 Tercent set. 1924 Huguenot set. 1932 Washington set M. 1938 Presidents to $5. Selection of USA Possessions inc Cuba, Philippines & Puerto Rico. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed earlies as usual. SG cat £6700+ = A$12,500+. (2200 + 12 M/S)
  A$600
(US$426)
(€408)
(£342)
  A$900
(US$639)
(€612)
(£513)
A$
968
USA: 1861-1930s on dealer's cards inc 1861-66 Portraits 1c, 2c Black Jack, 3c, 5c, 12c & 24c. 1870-82 Portraits to 30c. 1893 Columbus only to 15c 1890-93 Portrait to 30c. 1898 Omaha to 10c. 1902-08 Portrait to 50c. Also odd items from Canal Zone, Guam & Hawaii. Odd Airmail, Parcel Delivery items. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £2700+ = A$5000+. (195)
  A$275
(US$195)
(€187)
(£157)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
A$
970
USA 1890s-1990s collection/accumulation in 4 s/books, 2 binders & on illustrated leaves. Selective range of earlier issues/Defs & Commems U, 1879 Postage Dues 5c, 10c (3), 1873 Departmental Officials selection U. Early C20th U, 1938-50 $5 MUH, 1954 $5 Hamilton MUH, FDC collection 1950-64 (195 covers). More modern issues mostly MUH, some in blks & U range on Lighthouse illustrated leaves 1976-87 variable condition, well worth a look. Approx 1000 stamps plus around 2000 more in plastic bags with possible pmk interest. (3000)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
2873
1890 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. Superb U, 'Broken Hill MR 8 1899' cds. SG 264a cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$64)
(€61)
(£51)
A$
2874
1890 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. VFU, 'Newcastle DE 14 1899 NSW' cds. SG 264a cat £90.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€34)
(£29)
  A$80
(US$57)
(€54)
(£46)
A$
2875
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. Superb U, 'Broken Hill JY 18 1900' cds. SG 264c cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$64)
(€61)
(£51)
A$
2876
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, blk of 4, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. VF U/CTO, 'Sydney AU 10 4-PM 98 25' cds, plus m/s, from bulk postage payment. SG 264c cat £360++ as singles, plus premium for very rare £4 high value multiple. (P)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
A$
2877
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, opt SPECIMEN (type 15 sans serif 15mmx2mm), wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 12x11. Superb fresh MUH, left marginal with part inscription. SG 264c(s) cat £425 as M normal, should be at least double, £850 MUH, plus premium for very rare specimen. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
A$
2878
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, opt SPECIMEN (type 15 sans-serif (15mmx2mm), wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 12x11. VF fresh MUH, left marginal with part inscription. SG 264cb(s) cat £425 as M normal, should be at least double, £850 MUH, plus premium for very rare specimen. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
A$
2879
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 12x11. Superb U, 'Broken Hill OC 1 1903 NSW' cds. SG 264cb cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$64)
(€61)
(£51)
A$
2880
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 12x11. Superb U, 'Newcastle 23 1903 NSW' cds. SG 264cb cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$90
(US$64)
(€61)
(£51)
A$
2881
1890 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine blk of 48 with margins at TL & R, with 'Postage-Two-Pence-Half-Penny' & 'Postage Stamps - 2½d per Label 1S 3d per row of six, 12S 6d per sheet. Mostly VF fresh 4M/44MUH, 2 with sl spots. SG 265 cat £912 for M singles should be at least double, £1748 MUH, plus premium for blk. Very rare multiple. Ex Hutson. (P)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
A$
2882
1890 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine, top marginal blk of 4 with part inscription, perf 11x12. Stamps VF fresh MUH. SG 265 cat £76 for M singles, should be at least double, £152 MUH, plus premium for blk. (P)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
A$
2883
1890 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 5/- sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O48(var) cat £1100. Rare, only 208 sold (only 158 with NSW pmk). Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
A$
2884
1890 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '5/-' sideways from 1895 special printing for PO sets. F-VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O48 cat £1100. rare, only 208 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
A$
2885
1890-91 'OS' opt Map 5/- lilac, perf 10, wmk '5/- NSW' in diamond, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals. SG O49(S) cat £170++ as normal, plus premium for Specimen opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
2886
1890-91 'OS' opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals. SG O50(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$426)
(€408)
(£342)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
A$
2897
1891 'OS' opt 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine, FULL SHEET of 120 with 'CP', 'G.P.r.O NSW' & '1890' monograms, plus side & top margin inscriptions, sheet no.18, position 22 in ea pane variety 'wide spacing of OS', plus other varieties. Stamps VF 4M/116MUH, mostly very fresh. SG O54 cat £1800+ for M singles, should be at least double, so £3600 MUH, plus premium for variety sheet. Extremely rare as sheet. (P)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
  A$1500
(US$1065)
(€1020)
(£855)
A$
2960
Postmark: Numeral 519 of Moorwatha (RRRR, closed 1902) comp strike on 1890s QV ½d grey. (P)
  A$80
(US$57)
(€54)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
A$
2978
Watermark Master Plate of 6 similar to the 1890s '5/- NSW' in diamond wmk, used to make an impression in wax that is used to create the final wmk. Still with the interconnecting lines which are removed before cutting into single pieces to be affixed to the dandy roll. Made by specialist dandy roll makers Edwin Amies & Son, still in its original rustproof paper wrapper. Unique. (P)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
A$
3157
Envelope-PTPO: 1890s QV ½d orange on cream, yellow or blue stocks, plus 1d red on cream. Mostly VF fresh UN, the blue stock with some whitening spots, & odd sl tone on 1d. H&G KB2&3. (4).
  A$30
(US$21)
(€20)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€34)
(£29)
A$
3158
Envelope-PTPO: 1890s QV ½d orange embossed oval. VF fresh UN. H&G KB2.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€7)
(£6)
  A$15
(US$11)
(€10)
(£9)
A$
3491
1890s Minerva 2½d lilac 'AFRICA' imperf Colour Trial Essay by DLR. Similar to design used for many colonies. VF fresh MUH, 4 margins. Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
3492
1890s Minerva 2½d green & violet 'AFRICA' imperf Colour Trial Essay by DLR. Similar to design used for many colonies. VF fresh MUH, 4 margins. Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
3493
1890s Minerva 2½d green & red 'AFRICA' imperf Colour Trial Essay by DLR. Similar to design used for many colonies. VF fresh MUH, 4 margins. Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
3494
1890s Minerva 2½d green & orange 'AFRICA' imperf Colour Trial Essay by DLR. Similar to design used for many colonies. VF fresh MUH, 4 margins. Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
4295
Marshalls: 1890-1900 precursor use of Germany Eagle 50pf chocolate (lebhaftrotlichbraun) with 'Jaluit Marschall-Inseln 26 4 ?' cds. SG ZG13a cat £450. Mi V50d cat €380. Exp Dr Steuer BPP. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
4870
Locals: Manchester Parcel Delivery ca1890 2d vermilion, Frank stamp, inscribed 'Chief Office 32A Fountain St J Burgess', perf 12. FU, black ink 'Cancelled'. RL 2. Very rare. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
A$
4871
Locals: Manchester Parcel Delivery ca1890 3d blue, 4d green & 9d brown, Frank Stamps, inscribed 'Chief Office 32A Fountain St J Burgess', perf 12. U, flts, m/s signature, 'Cancelled' in black & black bar cancels. RL 3, 4 while 9d is unlisted! Very rare. (3). (P)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
A$
4872
Locals: Manchester Parcel Delivery ca1890 3d blue, Frank stamp, inscribed 'Chief Office 32a Fountain St J Burgess', perf 12. VFU, tiny tear, m/s signature cancel. RL 3. Very rare. (P)
  A$80
(US$57)
(€54)
(£46)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
A$
4873
Locals: Manchester Parcel Delivery ca1890 4d green Frank Stamp, inscr 'Chief Office 32A Fountain St J Burgess', perf 12. VFU, m/s cross cancel. RL 4. Very rare.
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
4874
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co ca1890 3d deep blue, Frank stamp, 'J Burgess', perf 11. U, flts, blue crayon cancel. RL 3. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
4875
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co selection with 1890s 6d brown, Frank stamp 'J Burgess' UL half diag bisect, plus 2 labels inscribed 'This Parcel Is Paid Thru To Destination', 1 black/buff, other black on greenish, imperf. F-VF. RL lists 3d & 4d, with 6d unlisted. (3). (P)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
4876
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co 1890s 'Passenger Train Traffic' red label, dark violet control no.495. VFU, black crayon cancel. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
A$
4877
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co 1890s 3d bluish-green Frank Stamp 'J Burgess' inscribed 'Chief Office 32a Fountain St'. U, flts, blue crayon cancel. RL unlisted. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
4878
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co 1890s 2d red Prepaid Parcel Stamp, J Burgess, perf 11. VF UN. RL unlisted. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
4879
Locals: Manchester Sutton & Co 1890 6d brown, Prepaid Parcel Stamp J Burgess, perf 11. VFU, blue crayon cancel, plus boxed 'Sermans Depot 1900' cancel in black. RL unlisted. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
5180
Modena: 1852 Eagle 5c on green, 10c on rose, 15c on yellow, 25c on buff, 40c on blue & 1L on cream, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries in sheets of 25. 'VFU' with various cds, barred pr letters 'pmks'. SG ex 1-13 would cat £12,000 if genuine. Great reference items! (6 sheets = 150 stamps) (P)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
5196
Parma: 1852 Arms 5c on yellow, 10c, 15c on pale rose-lilac, 15c red, 25c on purple & 40c on blue, sheets of 25 1890s Spiro forgeries. 'VFU' cds or grille 'pmks'. SG ex 1-9 & 13 would cat £480,000! if genuine. Great reference items! (150 in 6 sheets) (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
5197
Parma: 1859 Shield 5c green, 6c on rose, 9c on blue, 10c brown, 20c blue, 40c red & 80c yellow, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries in comp sheets of 25. 'VFU' with various dotted 'pmks'. SG ex 27-36 (6c & 9c unlisted) would cat £230,000+ if genuine. Great reference items! (7 sheets = 175 stamps)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
5461
1890 QV Tablet set ½d to 5/-, plus 1902 Surch set 1d/4d - 1d/7d. VF M/MLH. SG 1-8 & 17-19 cat £214. (11). (P)
  A$130
(US$92)
(€88)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
5462
1890 QV Tablet set ½d to 5/-, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 1s-8s cat £325. (8) (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
5656
Pahang: 1890 'PAHANG' opt QV 2c bright rose, opt type 4, blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH. SG 6 cat £560 for M, should be at least double, £1120 MUH, plus premium for blk. (P)
  A$800
(US$568)
(€544)
(£456)
  A$1200
(US$852)
(€816)
(£684)
A$
5769
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$57)
(€54)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
A$
5773
1890 'TWO Cents' opt Arms 25c indigo Superb M, sl tropicalisation, excellent centring. SG 51 cat £85.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€34)
(£29)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
A$
6002
Mexico: 1875 Porte De Mar 2c-100c 6 values in sheets of 25, early 1890s Spiro forgeries with various dotted 'pmks'. Stamps mostly 'VFU'. SG ex M123-39 cat £7075 for genuine. (6 sheets)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
6090
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 10pf rose-red horiz strip of 6 tied by 'Finschhafen 21 22 90' cds. GU on piece, some flts but still respectable condition. SG Z10(var). Mi V47a cat €9000+ as singles, plus premium for strip. Unique multiple of this very rare shade. Exp Dr Lantelme BPP with explanatory letter. Previous owner bought it in a German auction where it was offered for €3000+. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1278)
(€1224)
(£1026)
  A$2800
(US$1988)
(€1904)
(£1596)
A$
6091
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 10pf carmine (mittel-(karmin)rot) tied to piece by 'Herbertshoh 10/4 95' cds. VFU. SG Z10a(var) cat £70, plus premium for this shade. Mi V47c cat €300, plus Dr Steuer valued at 'x1.5 Mi' with this pmk = €450. Exp Bothe BPP. (2) (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
6092
1890-98 precursor use of Germany 2Mk deep claret (dunkelrotkarmin) tied to piece by 'Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen 2/10 93' cds. Superb U. SG Z1a cat £600+. Mi V37e cat €500+. Beautiful quality. Exp Dr Steuer BPP. (P)
  A$350
(US$249)
(€238)
(£200)
  A$500
(US$355)
(€340)
(£285)
A$
6093
1890-98 precursor use of Germany 2Mk deep claret (dunkelrotkarmin) tied by 'Matupi 22 10 99' cds. VF U on linen parcel piece. SG Z1a cat £600. Mi V37e cat £500, plus Dr Steuer valued at 'x1.5 Mi' with this pmk = €750. Exp Bothe BPP. (P)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
6094
1890-98 precursor use of Germany 2Mk deep claret (dunkelrotkarmin) & 20pf blue (violettultramain) tied to piece by 'Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen' 1894 cds. VFU. SG Z1a & Z11a cat £670. Mi V37e & V48d cat €540. Exp Bothe BPP. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
6095
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Numeral 3pf brown (gelbichbraun) tied to piece by 'Stephansort 18/4 98' cds. Superb U. SG Z8 cat £180+. Mi V45a cat €150+. Exp Mansfeld BPP. (P)
  A$130
(US$92)
(€88)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
6096
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Numeral 5pf yellow-green (gelbich- grun) tied to piece by 'Stephansort 13/5 94' cds. Superb U. SG Z9a cat £120+. Mi V46b cat €100+, plus Dr Steuer valued at 'x1.5 Mi'. Exp Dr Lantelme BPP. (P)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
A$
6097
1890-98 precursor usage of Germany Eagle 10pf rose-carmine (mittelkarminrot) horiz pr with 'Herbertshoh 20.11.95' cds. SG Z10(var), Mi V47c cat €600++. Very rare shade. Exp Bothe BPP. (P)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
6098
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 10pf carmine (lebhaft-lilarot) tied to piece by 'Stephansort 25/4 98' cds. Superb U. SG Z10a cat £70+. Mi V47d cat €60+. Exp Bothe BPP.
  A$40
(US$28)
(€27)
(£23)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€48)
(£40)
A$
6099
1890-98 Precursor use of Germany Eagle 20pf blue (mittelblau) tied to piece by 'Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen 23/12 92' cds. VFU. SG Z11a cat £70. Mi V48b cat €60. Exp Bother BPP.
  A$40
(US$28)
(€27)
(£23)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
A$
6100
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 20pf dull blue (mittelblau) tied to piece by 'Stephansort' cds. FU. SG Z11a cat £70. Mi V48b cat €60. Exp Bothe.
  A$30
(US$21)
(€20)
(£17)
  A$45
(US$32)
(€31)
(£26)
A$
6101
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 25pf orange-yellow (gelb- orange) with 'Matupi 2/4' cds. VFU. SG Z12 cat £475+. Mi V49a cat €400, plus premium for this combination which is listed but unpriced in Dr Steuer handbook. Exp Grobe etc. (P)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
  A$600
(US$426)
(€408)
(£342)
A$
6102
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 50pf chocolate (lebhaft-braunrot) vert pr tied to piece by 'Stephansort 29/9 93' cds. VFU. SG Z13a(var) cat £190+. Mi M50b cat €560+. Exp Schulze Infla, Mansfeld Kohler & Bothe. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
6103
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 50pf chocolate (lebhaft- braunrot) & 20pf blue (mittelblau) tied to piece by Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen 22/12 92' cds. VFU. SG Z11a & Z13a cat £165+, plus premium for shade. Mi V48b & V50b cat €340+. Exp Kohler & Bothe BPP. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
6104
1890-98 precursor use of Germany Eagle 50pf chocolate (lebhaft- braunrot), 1 stained, plus 20pf blue (mittelblau), 1 damaged (2 of ea), tied to piece by 'Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen 24/12 92' cds. VFU. SG Z11a & Z13a cat £330+. Mi V48b & V50b cat £680+. Exp Bothe BPP. (P)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
6412
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$180
(US$128)
(€122)
(£103)
  A$275
(US$195)
(€187)
(£157)
A$
6655
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$426)
(€408)
(£342)
  A$900
(US$639)
(€612)
(£513)
A$
7276
1890-96 Postage Due 10b emerald horiz pr, error IMPERF between, perf 13½, impressed arms wmk. VF fresh MLH. Mi D15(var), SG D236(var). Rare & attractive! (P)
  A$80
(US$57)
(€54)
(£46)
  A$150
(US$107)
(€102)
(£86)
A$
7292
Romania: 1865 Cuza 1p yellow, 2p orange, 5p pale blue & 20p rose-red, plus 1866 Carol set 2p, 5p, 20p & 1868-70 Carol set 2p-18p. All in sheets of 25 of 1880-1890s Spiro forgeries with various diff 'pmks'. VF 'U'. SG ex 45-72(var) cat £21,000+, Mi ex 11-20(var) cat €20,000+ genuine. Rare specialist items. (11 sheets = 275).
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
  A$700
(US$497)
(€476)
(£399)
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7471
1890-93 QV sets selection inc 1890 Die Iset 2c-96c. 1892 Die II set 2c-16c & 1893 New Values set 3c-45c. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-14, 22-25 cat £310. (18). (P)
  A$160
(US$114)
(€109)
(£91)
  A$300
(US$213)
(€204)
(£171)
A$
7472
1890-92 QV Key type set 2c-96c, opt SPECIMEN. Mostly VF fresh M. SG 1s-8s cat £225. (8). (P)
  A$140
(US$99)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$178)
(€170)
(£143)
A$
7724
1890 Cover franked 'Vurtheim' 2d olive & 6d blue perf 12½, tied by 'Krugersdorp FE 14 90' cds. To Italy with b/s 'Cape Town' & 'Firenze' arrival. SG 178 & 182 cat £4160 as loose stamps & 'from x10' on cover.
  A$60
(US$43)
(€41)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$71)
(€68)
(£57)
A$
8048
1890 'Swaziland Government Committee' violet h/s 10/- on rose, perf 12, variety paper coloured through. F-VF F/C, crease at left, on piece with m/s initials & '21.1.95' date. Bft 23(var). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$284)
(€272)
(£228)
A$
8185
1890 'L' opt Type-set 1R, UR marginal blk of 4. VFU, large Vice-Consular Arms cancel. SG 75 cat £2000+ as 4 singles, plus premium for extremely rare & possibly unique multiple. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1000
(US$710)
(€680)
(£570)
  A$2000
(US$1420)
(€1360)
(£1140)
A$
8274
USA: 1890-98 Portrait collection on pgs inc 1890-93 No triangles in cnrs 1c-90c. 1894 with triangles in cnrs 1c-50c, no wmk. 1895 with wmk 1c-50c. 1898 New Colours 1c-15c. Mostly F-VF U, odd M. Sc cat US$740+. SG cat £810+. (50).
  A$80
(US$57)
(€54)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
A$
8288
Venezuela: 1863-65 Eagle set ½c-2R in sheets of 25, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries with various dotted pmks. Stamps all 'VFU'. SG 16-20 cat £7450. (5 sheets)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
A$
8289
Venezuela: 1873-77 Arms basic set 1c-2R in sheets of 25 w/o opt. All early 1890s Spiro forgeries with various dotted 'pmks'. Stamps 'VFU'. SG 74-78 cat £2200 as genuine. (5 sheets)
  A$120
(US$85)
(€82)
(£68)
  A$200
(US$142)
(€136)
(£114)
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