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1893
Railways: 1989 Thirlmere Railway $1.50 Letter Stamp in 2 diff M/sheets of 4 diff train stamps in uncut sheet of 8 M/S opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. (32 stamps in 8 M/S)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
364
Western Australia: 1854-1907 Collection inc 1854 Swan 1d black. 1859-55 Swan 4d & 1/-, imperf. 1857-59 Swan litho 2d & 6d. 1860-64 Swan 2d, 4d & 6d imperf. 1861 Swan 1d, 2d & 6d, wmk Swan. 1863-64 Swan 1d & 6d, no wmk. 1864-79 Swan 1d to 1/-, plus 1/- shade, wmk crown CC, perf 12½. 1871 Swan 3d, wmk crown CC. 1874 Surch ONE PENNY on 2d. 1876-81 1d-6d, wmk crown CC, perf 14. 1882-85 Vals to 6d, wmk crown CA. 1882 3d, wmk crown CA. 1884 Surch ½ on 1d. 1885 Surch 1d on 3d. 1885-93 Swan set to 1/-, wmk crown CA. 1888 Swan set 1d, 2d & 4d. 1893 1d on 3d & ½d on 3d, plus ½d on 3d, opt in red & green. 1898-1907 1d, 2d & 2½d. 1893 Coolgardie Bicycle Local Post set 1/- & 2/6. 1879 QV Telegraph 1d. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £3500+ = A$6300+. (51) (P)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
  A$1300
(US$897)
(€806)
(£689)
A$
369
1850s-1920s collection in green ideal album. British Empire - Bahamas inc 1863 1d carmine-lake (aniline) UN. Gambia 1869 6d FU, 1886 to 1/- M/MLH. Gold Coast 1876 wmk CC ½d olive-yellow UN, Great Britain 1841 to KGV, Ireland inc 1922 opts to 1/- M/MLH, Labuan inc 1882-83 to 40c G-FU, 1894 to 24c M/MLH, British Honduras inc 1872 1d pale-blue UN, British Somaliland 1904 3r G-FU. Cook Is 1893-1913 to 1/- M/MLH, Malta 1885 2d, 2½d MLH, Mauritius inc 1854 (4d) green GU. 1883-91 Surcharge range inc 1891 2c/38c with Inverted opt SG 121a cat £1300 UN. Newfoundland inc 1865 2c, 1865 10c GU, Rhodesia inc 1905 Waterfalls inc 5d, 1910 Double Heads to 6d, 1913 Admirals to 2/- G-FU, Malaysia inc 1912 KGV to $5 G-FU. Tonga selection inc Officials 1893 'GFB' opt 1d, 2d UN, 1893 surch inc ½d, 2½d, 10d UN, Trinidad inc 1851 (1d) GU, Foreign range with useful selections of Central & Sth America inc Chile 1861 1c yellow UN, Colombia inc 1861 10c, 1p G-FU, Uruguay inc 1840 240r GU, Europe selections inc Belgium 1850 10c & 20c Imperf, France inc Ceres/Napoleon/Peace & Commerce selection, French Colonies inc PO in Turkish Empire, Reunion & others G-FU. Greece inc 1896 Olympics to 1d G-FU, Luxemburg inc 1859 imperfs inc 12½c, 37½c, 1865-75 roulette to 20c, 1882 to 1F G-FU & others. Monaco inc 1883 1c, 2c, 5c UN, 25c GU, Thailand inc 1890 surcharge 1att/12a, 2att/64a (2) M, various others. Condition is generally double average for this type of collection. Some mixed condition but majority F-VF. Album GC. Est cat £10,000 = A$18,000. (1450+)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
374
1860s-1920s collection in 9 small albums/stockbooks mostly C19th to WWII, inc Bahamas, British Africa inc Rhodesia, South Africa inc Orange Free State, Cape of Good Hope inc 1863-64 4d Triangle (2) GU, New Guinea NWPI selection inc 1st wmk 2d grey type A, 2nd wmk 9d violet type B both FU, 1918 1d on 1/- MLH. Other countries inc Hawaii 1859-65 1c (2), 5c UN (no certificates), Germany 1916 6F25c/5M FU, Netherlands 1867-1930s inc 1867 to 25c, 1893 to 2G50 FU (mixed condition), Netherlands Indies C19th/early C20th G-FU & many others, well worth having a look. Largely F, some better. SG cat £2500 = A$4500. (3200+)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
375
1860s-1920s Attractive range on old-time album leaves or stock pages with British Commonwealth inc Antigua 1921 to 2/6, 1938 Defins M, Ascension 1924 3/- FU, Cyprus 1880 1d (5) UN, 1881 ½d/1d SG 7, Plate 220 UN, ½d/1d Plate 215 SG 9, Fiji 1870s to 1890s inc 1878 2d perf 10 x 12, 1860 perf 14 6d G-FU, North Borneo/Labuan selection of earlier issues. St Vincent inc 1890 6d dull purple opt 'SPECIMEN' UN. 1892 5d/4d chocolate M, various others. Foreign inc Japan 1874 20s, 30s, 1875 12s, 15s, 45s UN, 1880 to 1y G-FU with extras. Italian States inc Papal States range 1852-1867 inc 1867 5c, 10c, 40c, 80c UN w/o certificates. French Morocco inc 1938 Child Welfare in blks MUH - mixed condition, Portugal 1880-1900 inc 1893 75r/800r pale-orange, Portuguese Colonies mostly pre 1900 inc Macao 1880 perf 13½ 300r UN & others Romania 1862-1900 inc 1862-64 6p, 30p UN & later portrait issues M/U. Russia pre 1900 range Arms range. Various others much more to sort through. Some mixed condition mostly F, VF. SG cat £8300+ = A$15,300+. (2600+)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
376
1870-80s World collection inc USA 1870-1940s in album. 1870-90 Portraits, vals to 30c. 1890 Portraits, no cnr triangles vals to 30c. 1893 Columbus vals to 10c. 1894-98 Portraits with cnr triangles vals to 50c. 1922-32 Portrait & pic vals to $5. Hong Kong 1880s-1980s inc 1880s-1900 QV vals to 30c. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1962-73 QEII Def vals to $20 & 1982 Def vals to $50. Vatican M & U selection inc Mint 1929 Pope vals to 5L. 1947 Air set, 1953 Lombardy 100L & 1929 Pope vals to 10L U. 1951 Gratian 500L. 1949 Express set 40L & 80L. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £3200+ = A$5800+. (680)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
425
Belgium: 1849-1940s ex dealer's stock inc 1849-61 imperf Kings (44), perfs (23) inc 1c green M, 1865 1Fr perf 14 (2), 1865 set to 1Fr, 1866 Arms set inc 5c M&U, 1869 set inc 1Fr M & 5Fr forgery, later Kings inc 1884 1Fr M & 2+ of most, 1893 tabs set U inc both 2Fr, plus 1Fr & 2Fr M, then very extensive range inc 1920s-30s TB sets, Railways, Dues, plus lots of perfins (100), precancels (80), plus some Belgian Congo & Rwanda- Urundi (200). Typical early condition, generally F-VF M/U. Old Mi STC €8800 = A$14,000, new catalogue surely higher (1400+) (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
445
British Empire: 1887-1960s Collections/accumulations in s/books. Ceylon Mint collection inc 1887 QV 1R12. 1885 Surch 1R12 on 2R50 (SG cat £110). 1888-90 2 Cents opt QV 4c, error opt INVERTED (£200). 1893-99 QV 2R50. 1899-1900 QV 1R50 & 2R25. 1903-05 KEVII vals to 2R25. 1935-36 KGV Pic set to 1R. 1930-49 KGVI Pic vals to 2R. Bahamas Mint collection inc 1935-52 KGVI set to £1 plus shades, 1912-37 KGV vals to 5/-. 1965 QEII Pic set to £1. 1967-71 Decimal Def set to $3. 1947 300th Anniv set to £1. 1929 300th Anniv vals to 3/-. 1942 Columbus opt set to £1. Falklands Dependencies 1946-49 KGVI thin Map set to 1/- (£100). 1954-62 QEII Ship set to £1 (£225). Falklands 1938-52 KGVI 1/- to £1 Used. Aden 1951 Surch vals to 10/-. 1953-63 QEII Pic vals to 20/-. SWA 1931 Pic prs vals to 20/-. 1954 Pic to 10/-. 1961-63 Dec Def set to R1. KUT 1941-42 opt South Africa set to 1/- in blks of 4. SA 1943-44 Bantam Postage Due set in strips of 3. Most F-VF M/MUH/U, 90% being M/MUH. SG cat £3500+ = A$6300+. (1450)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
A$
452
Canada: 1852-1902 QV Collection. 1852-57 Beaver 3d, imperf. 1859 Portraits to 12½c. 1868-90 QV Large Queen to 15c. 1870-90 QV Small Queen to 10c. 1893 QV Widow set 20c & 50c 1897 QV Jubilee to 8c. 1897-98 QV Maple Leaves set to 10c. 1898-1902 QV to 20c. 1898 Xmas stamp (2 shades). 1875-92 Registration 2c & 5c. 1898 Special Delivery 10c c1890s Officially sealed label. All diff. Mostly G-VF U, 5m, used mixed condition. SG cat £1600+ = A$2850+. (55).
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
456
Cape of Good Hope: 1884-1902 Large accumulation of Hope seated 1½d & 1d, wmk Anchor plus 1893-1902 Hope Standing 1d, all in s/book. Plenty of pmk interest with hours of checking & sorting required. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £750+. (7500+)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
468
Carton: Contents inc Canada collection to 1908 (95) in springback album with 1859 QV 1c (2) & Beaver 5c (2), 1868-78 Large Queens ½c, 1c, 3c, 5c & 12½c, 1870-88 Small Queens (15) to 10c & 1888-97 QV Ottawa printings (15) to 10c. Brownish red 1893 high vals QV 20c & 50c, 1890s QV Old Head (25) to 20c, 1903 KEVII (14) to 50c & 1908 Quebec Centenary set of 8, mostly G-FU. SG cat £1600. Then another 2 springback albums with Australia inc Kangaroos (45) to 2/- Brown, KGV (70) to 1/4, 1934 Vic Cent & Macarthur sets, 1935 ANZAC 1/-, 1940 AIF to 6d (2 sets), KGVI to 5/-, later Pics to 10/- & misc Decimals to $4 inc good variety of Pic & commem sets. Then Fiji inc pre-decimals to 5/- U & mixed MUH Decimal Pic sets, plus similar for Samoa. More Australia in 4 albums inc Seven Seas hingeless pgs 1966-85 (retail $150) with near comp collection inc high val 1970s commem sets & Paintings to $10. Channel Islands collection to mid 1970s inc Guernsey 1941 Arms (9) to 2½d & Jersey 1943 Pic set of 6 (cat £110). World misc in 4 small s/books inc Netherlands 1890s-1970s plus Old-time 'Strand' album (complete with Edwardian era world maps) with mostly Colonial British Asia & Africa Pics & Defs to early KGVI era. All in large carton.
  A$325
(US$224)
(€202)
(£172)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
497
Cook Islands: 1892-1919 inc 1892 Typeset 1d, 1½ & 2½ M, plus 10d U. 1893-1900 Queen & Bird to 1/- inc shades. 1899 'ONE HALF PENNY' surch Queen 1d. 1902 Queen & Bird to 1/-, plus shades & 1913-19 to 1½d. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £950+. (34). (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
498
Cook Islands: 1893-1967 Ex dealer's stock with early Pics range of printings, papers & perfs inc SG 11-20 M/U to 1/- (£1400), SG 22-27 (£145), SG 28-36 (£235), SG 37-46 (£245), KGV (£50), 1920-36 (£490) inc KGV Admirals (6), Pics to 1/- then KGVI Pics to 1/- inc 1944 values (£830), 1946-61 Pics (4+ sets M, £200+), 1963 Pics (5+ sets M, £200+). Churchill opts 5+ sets, 1966 Air opts (3+ sets), 1967 Games set in sheets of 12 etc. VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £4200 = A$8000+. (700+)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
499
Cook Islands: 1893-1990s collection in 2 binders inc 1893-1903 Queen & Bird vals to 1/-. 1919 KGV set to 1/-. 1920 Pic set to 1/-. 1926-28 RAROTONGA opt KGV Admiral 2/- & 3/-. 1932 KGV Pic set to 1/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee opt set. 1936-44 Cook Islands opt KGV Admiral 2/- & 3/-. 1936-44 NSW Arms opt 2/6, 6/- & 10/-. 1938-46 KGVI Pic to 3/-. 1949-61 Pic set to 3/-. 1963 Pictorial set to 5/-. 1966 Air opt set to £1. 1967-71 QEII Flowers set to $10. Good coverage of Commems & M/S where issues inc se-tenant strips. All diff. F-VF M/MUH, odd U, post 1970 seems all VF fresh MUH. SG cat £2200+ = A$4000+ & with high FV of $1300+ in moderns. (1150 + 190M/S).
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
532
Ecuador: 1865-1901 Classic collection. 1865-72 Arms to 4R, plus shades. 1872 Arms set to 1p. 1881 Arms to 50c, plus 1883 10c on 50c. 1887 Arms set to 80c. 1892 President to 5s, plus 1893 5c surch to 5s. 1894 President to 5s & 1895 to 5s. 1896 Arms to 5s. 1896 Surch Official selection. 1896 Party Success set to 1s. 1896 Surch set. 1897 '1897-98' selection 1897 Arms opt Liberal Party set. 1897 Arms to 5s. 1899-1901 Portraits to 5s inc New Colours Officials. 1887 Arms to 50c. 1887 Arms to 80c. 1892 President set to 1s. 1894 & 95 Presidents sets to 1s. 1844 Postal Fiscal opt set. 1896 Arms opt set to 5s. 1897 '1897-98' opt selection 1898 opt Fiscal to 20c on 50c. 1899 Portrait set to 50c. 1896 Postage Dues to 100c. 1890s Official seal. All diff inc shades. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £1400+ = A$2500+. (189). (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
555
French Colonies: 1870s-1950s Mint/MUH ranges on s/cards in box with big quantity to sort, inc Morocco 1914 Protectorate opt Blanc, Merson & Mouchon to 50c. Middle Congo 1933 Postage Due set to 3Fr. St Pierre & Miquelon 1934 Cartier opt set to 5Fr. Madagascar 1943 France Libre opt to 2Fr. New Hebrides 1953 Sailing Canoe set to 5Fr. New Caledonia 1891 10c P&C 40c imperf opt inverted. Tahiti 1893 opt Commerce 15c. 1903 opt P&C set to 40c. Djibouti 1894-1902 Pictorial to 50c. 1903 Camel & Tribesman to 1Fr Reunion 1901 surch to 1Fr. Madagascar 1894 opt P&C to 75c. 1902 Surch to 15 on 1Fr. 1896-99 Tablet to 5Fr. Fr Morocco 1891-1900 opt P&C 5c & 20c. Tangier 1928 Air opt set to 5Fr. Martinique 1903 Parcel Post opt 5Fr on 60c Postage Due (SG cat £600). Alexandria 1927-28 Mouchon 50m, 100m & 200m, Middle Congo 1930 Postage Due set to 3Fr. Reunion 1885-86 5cR opt P&C 30c imperf, plus Ceres 50c. Indo China 18912-1900 Tablet to50c. Vathy 1893-1900 opt P&C to 2Fr. Guadeloupe from 1884 inc 1884 GPE 25 on 35c. 1889 Surch 3 on 20c & 25 on 20c. 1903 G&D opt to 1Fr. Cameroon. 1940 opt to 2Fr25. Also Monaco from 1885 Prince Charles 1c, 2c & 5c. 1891-1921 Prince Albert to 5Fr 1919 War Fund to 25c. 1927 Baptism set. 1937-38 opt Postage Due set to 2Fr. Mostly VF M/MUH with approximately 80% being VF fresh MUH. SG cat £14,000+ for M, MUH should be at least double, so est £25,000+= A$46,000 for this lot. Impressive & valuable lot! (4600). (P)
  A$3500
(US$2415)
(€2170)
(£1855)
  A$5000
(US$3450)
(€3100)
(£2650)
A$
561
French Colonies -New Caledonia: 1893 Military Franchise stamps collection inc French Flag in correct colours, unit 13, plus with 10 Centimes unit 18. Flag in red, gold & white, 2 diff shades. Then 2 Flag design in a variety of colours, all with diff unit numbers. These stamps were prepared to allow French Forces stationed in New Caledonia free postage. They are found used with ordinary stamps on cover. All diff. Almost all F-VF M. (24). (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
705
Niger Coast: 1892-98 Collection. 1892-94 Oil Rivers opt QV GB set ½d to 1/-. 1893 Old Calabar Provisional ½d on QV GB 2d. 1894 QV to 1/-. 1894 QV to 1/- no wmk & 1897-98 QV to 10/-, wmk crown CA. All diff. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £900+. (24). (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
750
Portuguese Colonies - Angola: 1870-1903 Collection inc 1870-77 Crowns to 300R. 1881-85 new colours to 50R. 1886 Embossed to 300R. 1894 Figures to 200R. 1894 Correos opt Newspaper 2½r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £750+. Seldom seen issues. (60)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
752
Portuguese Colonies - Guinea: 1881-1903 Classic collection inc 1881-84 Crown to 300R inc 50R green opt PROVA. 1885 Crown New Colours set to 50R. 1886 King to 300R. 1893-94 Figures set to 300R. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R inc New Colours. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £1800+ = A$3200+. Rarely offered area. (61) (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
755
Portuguese Colonies - Lorenco Marques: 1893-1905 Collection inc 1893 Newspaper 2½r. 1895 Figures set to 300R. 1895 700th Anniv opt on Embossed to 300R, & on Figures to 150R. 1895 700th Anniv opt Newspaper 2½R. 1897 '50 reis' opt Figures 300R (SG cat £250). 1898-1903 Carlos set to 700R inc New Colours 1899 Fiscal opt set 5R on 10R-50R on 800r uncut with top & bottom. 1899 Surch 50R on 75R & 1905 50R on 65R. All diff. Most G-VF U, odd M/UN, some mixed. SG cat £1050+ = A$1800+ Many rarely seen stamps. (59). (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
756
Portuguese Colonies - Mozambique: 1876-1903 Collection inc 1876 Crown to 300R. 1881-85 Crown new colours set to 50R. 1886 Embossed to 300R. 1893 Jornaes opt 2½r on 40r, both opt types. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. 1894 Figures to 300R. 1895 700th Birth Anniv opt to 300R. 1897 Surch 50/300r. 1890 Provisional opt 2½r on 20R & 5R/40r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2800+ = A$5000+. Many seldom seen issues. (73) (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
757
Portuguese Colonies - St Thomas & Prince: 1870-1903 Collection inc 1870-77 Crown to 300R. 1881-85 Crown new colours to 50R. 1887 Embossed to 300R. 1889-91 Surch 5R/10R & 5R/20R. 1892 Newspaper opt 2½r basic set of 3. 1895 Figures to 300R. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. 1899 Provisorio opt Newspaper 2½r. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £970+. Seldom seen. (64) (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
761
Romania: 1872-1970s Collection/accumulation in thick binder. Great quantity to sort. 1872-80 King vals to 50b. 1880 King 15b & 25b. 1885-88 King vals to 15b. 1890 King vals to 50b. 1893-1903 King vals to 2L. Good coverage of 1940s60s issues inc M/S. BOB Inc Postage Dues from 1880s & Officials. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3000+ = A$5400+ (ca 5000)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
768
Seychelles: 1890-1900 QV range inc 1890-92 QV die I to 96c & Die II to 16c. 1893 Surch to 90c on 96c. 1893 New values to 45c. 1896 Surch 18c/45c & 36c/45c. 1897-1900 QV to 2R25. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £660+. (35)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
791
Venezuela: 1859-1902 Classic collection inc 1859-62 Arms set to 2R, plus 1R on coloured paper. 1862 Newspaper Arms to 1c. 1863-65 Eagle Federation to 2R, plus ½R redrawn, 1866-68 Square Arms to 2R. 1871-78 Bolivar to 20R. 1873-77 Arms opt to 2R. 1879 Bolivar to 5V, imperf. 1880 Bolivar Foreign Mail set to 1B. 1882-88 Bolivar Inland Mail to 20B. 1882 to 1B. 1887-88 Roul to 50c. 1892 Circular h/s to 1B/50c, both sets. 1893 Arms opt set to 20B, plus 2nd set to 1B. 1893 Bolivar to 20B & 1893 2nd set to 1B. 1893 Columbus 25c. 1896 Map set to 1B. 1899-1902 to 1B. 1890 Official set to 1B. 1899 Registration 25c, plus 1900 opt registration 25c. 1899 Official Surch set to 1B, plus 25c on 50c horiz pr error opt INVERTED. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £2300+ = A$4100+. (138) (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
806
Zululand: 1888-93 opt GB QV ½d to 1/-, opt Natal QV ½d with & w/o stop. 1893 opt Natal QV 6d, & 1891 opt Natal Postal Fiscal 1d mauve. Also 1893 opt GB QV ½d Postcard. Mostly F-VF M. SG 1-10, 12, 13, 16 & F1 cat £745+. (14 + postcard). (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
2591
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d, size F, flap right. VF UN. H&G C8.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
A$
2592
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d, size G, flap right. VF UN. H&G C8a.
  A$35
(US$24)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
A$
2593
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d flap at right size G, used to Sydney with Centenary 2d tied by '279' rays pmk. H&G C8a.
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
2594
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d, size G, 'Contractors' makers imprint. VF UN. H&G C9.
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
2596
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d size G with shorter text setting with large Registered box used to Germany with Allegorical 2½d tied by 'Registered Sydney JY 15 95' cds, Bremen b/s. H&G C9(var).
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
A$
2597
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d size G with no makers imprint, used to Sydney with Centenary 1d (2) tied by 'Nyngan JU 3 1893' cds. H&G C10.
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
2598
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d size G with no markers imprint, used to Sydney with Centenary 2d tied by 'Cootamundra JA 16 95' cds. H&G C10.
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
2599
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d size G with no makers imprint, used to England with Allegorical 2½d pr tied by 'Registered Sydney MY 8 93' cds, arrival b/s. H&G C10.
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
2600
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV 3d large size H2 franked QV 2d, 1d View & 2d Emu tied by 'Redfern JA 6 96' duplex pmks. To Denmark. Folded at left. H&G C10a. Rare destination.
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
A$
2927
1895 Unstamped envelope to Toorak with extremely rare framed 'Detained for 1 Penny Postage' at LL, & Melbourne FE 19 95 duplex at UR plus indistinct 'Dead Letter Office FE 19 95 Melbourne' violet b/s. VF. A similar 1893 cover realised over $1300 in a 2006 Melbourne auction. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
2957
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV Shield 3d red, size b, vertically laid cream paper, curved V gum, red line through stamp. Superb fresh UN. Stieg C8i cat US$65 (in 2001).
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
2958
Registered Envelope: 1893 QV Shield 3d red size b, vertical laid cream paper with Britannia wmk. CTO with light Melbourne cds. Stieg C8L cat US$45 as CTO (in 2001).
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
3315
1893 Constantinople Provisional '40 PARAS' h/s on ½d vermilion (2) tied by 'British PO FE 28 93 'Stamboul' cds on Registered cover to Paris with 'Paris 4 MAR 93 Etranger' arrival b/s. VF. SG 7 cat £200 as loose singles & 'from x3' on cover. Rare & unusual usage to foreign destination. Holcombe photo-opinion. (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
3316
1893 Constantinople Provisional '40 PARAS' h/s on ½d vermilion, error opt partly DOUBLE with '40' fully double & 'PARAS' partially double, tied by oval barred 'C' pmk (for Constantinople) on First Day of Issue cover to England with 'British PO FE 25 93 Constantinople' & 'Middlesbrough 5 MR 2 93' arrival b/s. VF. SG 7 cat £300+ on cover, plus premium for FDC & for unlisted double opt! Holcombe photo-opinion. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
3443
1893 QV Widow 50c blue. VF MUH, tiny spot. SG 116 cat £275 for M, should be at least double, £550 MUH, Unitrade 47 cat C$2400/800. 1999 RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
3568
1893-98 Hope set ½d to 5/- wmk Anchor. F-VF M/MLH. SG 61-68 cat £300. (8) (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
3665
Chungking: 1893 Pagoda & Junk 2ca red-orange, perf 12½ all around. VFM, tropical gum. Chan LCK1, SG M1 cat £250. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
3953
1860-71 Arms 10k & 40p rose on pale rose, 10 of ea in se-tenant sheetlet of IMPERF proofs of 1893 official reprints. Superb fresh UN, as made. SG 13R & 41R, originals would cat £24,000, Fa 4R & 9R originals would cat Kr100,000. Extremely rare as such se-tenant imperf proof sheetlets! (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
A$
3954
1866-71 Arms 5p brown on pale lilac blue, sheetlet of 10 IMPERF proofs of the 1893 Official reprints. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 17R, originals cat £7500+, Fa 5R, originals cat Kr30,000. Extremely rare as imperf proof sheetlet! (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
4112
Indochina: 1893 Registered cover franked P&C 25c pr, tied by 'Saigon Central 1 DEC 93' cds. To San Marino & redirected to Montenegro, with 'Ligne N Paq Fr No 1' shipmail pmk, plus 2 Italian b/s & 'Cettinge' arrival.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
4213
East Africa: 1890-1920 Collection inc Forerunner 1890-99 Eagle 50pf with Dar-es-Salaam cds. 1893 opt Eagle set to 50pf U (SG cat £275). c1920 Mourning label for lost colony. 1896-99 Diag opt Eagle set to 50pf M&U. 1901 Yacht set to 3R U (£600), plus vals to 1R M. 1905 Yacht new Currency set to 60h U (£275) & M (£250) no wmk. 1905-20 Yacht vals to 3R U, wmk lozenges & vals to 3R M. Also Postcards inc diag opt Eagle 5pf & Yacht 4h & 7½h. Mostly VF M/U. SG cat £3900+ = A$7000+. Nice collection. (170 + 3 postcards). (P)
  A$750
(US$518)
(€465)
(£398)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
5624
Eritrea: 1893-1939 Collection near comp inc 1893 opts to 1L (SG cat £220), 1895 opt set (£77), 1903 set (£232), 1905 Postage Due pr M (£1325), Express (2, £122), 1903 Dues (6M, £1020), 1910 Pic set perf 13½ (£350), 1916 Defs (5, £150), 1916 Parcel Post inc 10L-20L M (£760), 1920 Dues (6, £865) inc 20c (£750), then near comp inc 1926 King set of 3 M (£300), all National Defence sets, 1927 Parcels inc 2L (£250), 1928 Kings inc 60c & 2L50 (£355), all opt commem sets etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £8300 = A$15,000. (275) (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
6527
1893 Old Calabar Bisect ½d red opt on QV 1d lilac LR half. VFU, 'Bonny River FE 9' cds. SG 7 cat £140. Only 936 printed. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
A$
6528
1893 Old Calabar Provisional 'HALF PENNY' opt QV 2d, type 3 opt in violet. FU with Old Calabar cds. SG 9 cat £350 & under-catalogued. Rare genuine as only 120 printed. Certificates for any of the provisional can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
6529
1893 Old Calabar Provisional 'HALF PENNY' opt QV 2½d, opt type 4 in green. VFU, 'Old Calabar AP 22 94' cds. SG 11 cat £250. Rare genuine as only 180 printed. (P)
  A$170
(US$117)
(€105)
(£90)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6530
1893 Old Calabar Provisional 'HALF PENNY' on QV 2½d, opt Type 5 in vermilion. VFU. SG 17 cat £200. Rare genuine as only 240 printed. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
6531
1893 Old Calabar Provisional 'Half Penny' opt QV 2½d, opt type 8 in vermilion. VFU, sl cnr creases LL. SG 25 cat £650. Rare genuine as only 60 printed. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6532
1893 Old Calabar Provisional 'HALF PENNY' on QV 2½d, opt type 9 in green. VF fresh M. SG 33 cat £450. Rare genuine as only 120 printed & most used. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
6533
1893 Old Calabar provisional 'One Shilling' on QV 2d, opt in violet. VFM. SG 37 cat £450. Rare genuine as only 240 printed & most used. Brandon photo-cert. (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6534
1893 Old Calabar provisional 'One Shilling' on QV 2d, opt in vermilion. VF fresh M. SG 38 cat £750. Rare genuine as only 176 printed. BPO photo-cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
6535
1893 Old Calabar Provisional '10/-' on QV 5d, opt in vermilion. VF fresh M, nice colours. SG 41 cat £6500 & undercatalogued. Extremely rare genuine example as only 32 printed. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$6000
(US$4140)
(€3720)
(£3180)
  A$9000
(US$6210)
(€5580)
(£4770)
A$
6919
1893-99 King 3b chocolate horiz pr, error IMPERF between, wmk 'PR', perf 13½. VF fresh M, natural paper inclusion in margin. Mi 101(var), SG 318(var). Rare & attractive. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6920
1893-99 King 15b rose vert pr, IMPERF between, wmk 'PR', perf 13½. VF fresh M. Mi 104(var), SG 321(var). Rare & attractive (P)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
6921
1893-99 King Carol 15b rose horiz pr, error IMPERF between, wmk 'PR', perf 13½. VF fresh M. Mi 104(var), SG 321(var). Rare & attractive (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6922
1893-99 King 1b pale brown horiz pr, error IMPERF between, wmk 'PR', perf 11½. VF fresh M. Mi 99(var), SG 327(var). Rare & attractive. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6996
1893 inwards registered cover with Vienna reg label on front & franked Franz Josef 5kr & 15kr on reverse, tied by 'Wien 15 10 93' cds, to hotel in Odessa with arrival b/s, plus printed paper slip affixed to reverse about item being undeliverable. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
7397
1886-1953 Mint collection inc 1886 Kings (12, SG cat £1200+), plus 1d blk of 4, 1891 surch 4d/1d & 8d/2d -, plus short 'T' variety, also 4d pr & blk of 4, & horiz strip of 4 with 2 w/o stop (total £430), 1891 Stars opt set (£130), 1892 set (£225), 1893 surch set (£147), 1894 surch set extras (£215), 1995 surch 1d, 1½d & 2½d on 2d blue (£157) & ½d, 1d & 7½d on 2½d red, plus ½d 'stop after Postage' (£310), King set of 4 (£130), 1896 typed surch 7½d reading up & down (£170), plus 1893 GFB opt set (£275). Then Pictorials 1897 to 2/-, 1920 set - both inc extra dies & wmk directions, plus Specimen set ex 1½d (est £200), 1923 surch set (£160), 1938 Anniv set, 1942 Pic set etc. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/UN. All diff, extras are diff wmks etc, or odd blk. SG cat £4500+. Valuable collection. (180) (P)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
  A$1300
(US$897)
(€806)
(£689)
A$
7558
1893 Columbus set 1c-$5 imperf DIE PROOFS printed directly on cards 72x51mm all with American Banknote Co NY imprints, in close to issued colours with mostly paler shades. VF UN as made. Sc 230-45P1 cat US$7000+, SG 235-50(p) cat £10,700+ as normals. Extremely rare & fantastic set for display. (16). (P)
  A$5000
(US$3450)
(€3100)
(£2650)
  A$7000
(US$4830)
(€4340)
(£3710)
A$
7559
1893 Columbus set 1c - $5, imperf Plate Proofs, on card. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. Sc 230-45P4, SG 235-50(p) cat £10,700 normals. Beautiful set with bright colours. (16) (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1550)
(£1325)
A$
7560
1893 Columbus $1 salmon. VF U, oval pmk, excellent centring. Sc 241 cat US$600, SG 246 cat £750. (P)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
A$
7561
1893 Columbus $1 salmon. Superb U, barred oval 28 pmk, excellent centring. Sc 241 cat US$600. SG 246 cat £750. (P)
  A$325
(US$224)
(€202)
(£172)
  A$475
(US$328)
(€295)
(£252)
A$
7562
1893 Columbus $4 rose-carmine. VFU, oval New York pmk, bright colour & excellent centring. Sc 244a cat US$1050. SG 249a cat £1200. (P)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
7735
Billigs Philatelic Handbook Vol 4, inc USA 1893 2c Columbian Study, USA Fancy Cancels, USA octagon pmks, Australia First Flights to 1943 Essendon Crash & Cuba forgeries. Near new.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£5)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
7831
Seychelles: Postage Stamps & Postal History by HV Farmer, 123pgs plus 29 photo plates, pub 1955 Robson-Lowe. Inc 1890 QV key plates, 1893 Provisionals inc opt varieties & settings. 1896 & 1901 Provisionals, 1938-52 Specialised KGVI photogravure Pics plus notes on pmks & postal history. Inc original DJ, a bit tatty, book VGC..
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
A$