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1978 Aviators 18c Hinkler TR cnr blk of 4, error 'yellow misplaced upwards'. VF fresh MUH. SG 659(var). ACSC 791 cat $600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Queensland: 1897 QV 1d Vermilion Zig-zag roulette left marginal blk of 8 (SG 257 cat £150) & Zig-zag roulette, plus perf 13 blk of 4 (SG 259, £38). 1897-1912 figures in 4 cross group with 2½d Rose blk of 4 (SG 236, £68)d, 2½d brown-purple UR cnr sheet num blk of 7 (SG 238, £65), 4d grey wmk crown A, Die 1 UR sheet num blk of 4 (SG 294, £100) & Die II LL cnr pr (SG 294a, £180), 5d Sepia UL cnr pr (SG 295a, £44). Mostly fresh MUH. SG cat £565, plus Decimal MUH multiples, total £1000+. 1895 1d orange line background blks of 4 (2), 1d orange clear background blk of 4 & 1899 ½d green blk of 4, mixed M/MUH. A neat well preserved group with clean gum. Total cat around £1100. (47)AVAILABLE at A$220
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Queensland: 1879 to 1900 collection on Seven Seas leaves. Inc 1880 1/- mauve UN, 1882 QV Large Chalons 2/- to £1 G-FU, 1897 to 2/- G-FU, 1900 Charity 1d M, 2d FU. Largely F-VF. SG cat £1000. (42) (P)SOLD at A$275
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Victoria: 1852-99 Selection inc 1852 Queen on Throne 2d engraved UN (cat £850). 1863-73 QV Laureates inc 1d M. 1884-96 Stamp Duty 4/- M (£225). 1884-99 QV Stamp Duty 2/6 selection of 4 M inc wmks. 1884-63 QV Stamp Duty £5 (2 shades). 1886-96 'Victoria' 1/6 blue M, plus 1/6 orange (2M/2U). 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d opt Specimen (£200). Mostly F-VF M/UN, couple U. SG cat £2600+ = A$5000+. (25). (P)SOLD at A$500
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Victoria 1854-1912 Collection (112) on Seven Seas leaves with 1854 QV Woodblock 6d orange (4), 1863 (8) to /1- blue, 1864 2/- blue/blue paper Woodblock (2), 1873 to 1/- yellow. 1876 8d/9d opt on 9d brown. 1880 1d, 2d brown, 2d mauve & 4d bistre M. 1885 Stamp Duty opts 1/- (2) & 2/- (2) all with F/C. 1884 to 2/6 orange. 1890-1900 (9) to 1/- CTO Melb inc 3d Bistre, 4d red, 4d bistre & 1/- red. 1897 Charity pr 1d, 2½d. 1900 Boer War 1d. 1901 QV 'Postage' to 5/- M. Postage Dues (15) inc 1890 (5) to 6d chocolate inc 5d opt Specimen & 1895 set to 5/- with 10d, 2/-, 5/- CTO. Also s/book with approx 400 extras inc QV to 2/-, odd Stamp Duty & Postage Dues (28) to 1/-. Some sl mixed condition with many F-VF to be extracted. (500)SOLD at A$400
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1850-1938 Collection of States plus some Commonwealth. NSW 1851 QV Laureate 1d no wmk. 1860-72 QV Diadem 6d & 1/-. 1861-97 QV Coin 5/-. 1888-90 Centenary to 1/-. 1897 Charity 1d. Queensland 1860-80 QV Chalon to 5/-. 1882-1907 QV Large Chalon to £1. South Australia 1904-11 QV Thick Postage vals to 2/6. Tasmania 1857-67 QV Chalon vals to 1/-, imperf. 1863-91 QV Chalon vals to 1/- perf inc various perfs. 1899 Pictorial set to 6d. Victoria 1850-57 QV Halflength 1d & 3d. 1852 Queen on Throne 2d plus 1856 1d & 1858 6d. 1854 QV Woodblock 2/- imperf. 1897 Charity 1d. Western Australia 1865 Swan 1/-. 1893 Surch ½d & 1d. 1902 QV 2/- & 2/6. Commonwealth 1914-36 KGV to 1/4. 1915-36 KGV vals to 2/-. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (370)SOLD at A$550
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1850s-1912 Collection/accumulation in album on leaves, in hagners & 2 s/books. Good variety throughout with NSW (380) inc 1851 QV Laureate 2d imperf & 1897 Charity 1d. QLD (200) inc 1860s Small Chalons (13) inc 1/- grey (2). 1880 Large Chalons to 5/- & 1880s QV Sidefaces inc 2/- brown (3). SA (220) inc QV Sidefaces to 2/- & Long Toms (50) to 2/6. TAS (55) inc QV Chalons (10) to 1/-, sighted 4d with numeral 52 cancel & later stamps to early 1900s Pictorials. VIC (370) inc 1860s QV Laureates, 1880s-90s Stamp Duties Postally Used to 2/6 yellow & 1897 Charity 1d blue. 1901 QV Postage to 2/- blue. WA (80) inc 1860s Swans to 1/- green. Sl variable condition many G-FU with pmk interest inc Vic numerals & Melbourne codes. Also Postal Stationery items (19) inc NSW or TAS Registered envelopes, QLD PTPO envelopes fresh UN (4). VIC Fleet Cards 1½d (2) & 1d in pristine condition (retail $200+) & others inc SA Postal Cards. (approx 1300)SOLD at A$350
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Collection 1850-1912 in Seven Seas illustrated album with NSW (46) inc 1851 QV 2d Laureate, 1854 Diadems imperf 1d, 2d, 6d, 1/-. 1860 Diadems to 1/- & 5/- Coin (3) inc perf. 1888 Centenary set to 5/-, 1892 Pics to 2/6 Lyrebird & 1897 Consumptive Homes 1/-. S.Aust (49) inc 1855 QV 2d imperf. 1858-60 QV Roulettes (4) to 6d inc 1d green M (cat £150), OS opts (13) to 6d deep blue & 1902-12 Long Tom set to 2/6. Tasmania (28) inc QV Chalons (7) to 1/- inc 4d deep blue no wmk (£140), 2d Q on T, 1854 1/- Octagonal Imperf, 1857 Woodblock 6d black, 1863 QV Laureates to 1/-, 1885 Stamp Duty opts 1/- & 2/- (F/C) & 1880 QV to 2/- blue on green. 1897 1d Charity & 1901 QV Postage set to 5/- inc ½d DOUBLE perf. WA (27) to 1912 inc 1861-80 Swans to 6d violet & 1901 QV to 2/6 blue. Some sl mixed condition, with F-VF stamps to be extracted. SG cat well over £2500 = A$5000. (240)SOLD at A$300
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Interesting rustic collection in Seven Seas illustrated album. Inc NSW 1888 Centenary to 8d opt OS & other OS opts M inc 7½d/6d brown, 1897 1/- Consumptive M, 1905 9d Commonwealth perf 11 M (cat £120). Queensland inc 1882 QV Large Chalon 2/- blue UN (£300) & 1897 QV to 6d green M. S.Aust 1870 to 1911 with OS opts to 2/- inc 1891 Surch pr G/FU & 1902 Long Toms to 1/- M/MLH. Tasmania to 1912 with 1871-80 QV 8d Ochre, 10d black M, 1892 'Tablets' to 5/- M & 1899 Pictorial set M/MLH. Victoria to 1900 inc 1850 Halflengths 1d reddish-brown & 2d grey U. 1852 2d Q on T FU. 1854 6d Woodblock 3 margins M (cat £650), 1897 1d Charity CTO, 1901 to 9d M/MLH. W. Aust inc 1885 Swans to 1/- M & 1902 to 2/-, 5/- M/MLH. Plus others. Usual mixed condition but majority F-VF Used & M. SG cat £3500 = A$7000. (130)SOLD at A$400
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1920s Victory Album with a huge range of stamps with Aust States (100) inc NSW 1852 QV Laureate 6d blue (reprint) & Official perfins to 1/- kangaroo. Qld 1880s Large Chalon set to £1 green, S.Aust QV to 2/- carmine, Tasmania 1850s/60s QV Chalon (6) to 6d, plus Pics (7) to 6d perf OS, Vic 1897 Charity 1d & 1901 QV perf OS set to 2/-, WA QV to 2/6. Aust Commonwealth with Kangaroos to 2/- inc perf OS, KGV to 1/4. 1930s Vic Cent, Macarthur & ANZAC sets & KGVI Robes set to £1. Baden 1851 Numerals imperf 1k black (3), 9k red (12) & 3k yellow (cat £210) all F-VF on piece plus 9kr Arms (cat £40). Belgium 1849 Epaulettes 20c blue (2, £140). Cape of Good Hope Triangles 1d & 6d. France (100) 1850s-1920s inc useful Ceres & Napoleons inc imperfs (7) -noted 20c blue Ceres (cat £120). German States (50) inc Lubeck 1864 Arms 1¼s deep brown (cat £90). Mecklenburg-Schwerin 1864 4/4s Arms (£130), 3s orange (£100) & 5s Bistre (2, £400 ea), Oldenburg 1852 1/15th black on rose (£130) & 1g bright blue (£80). Wurttemburg 1851 6k green imperf 4 margins (£50) & 1859 Arms 3kr orange imperf & perf (£110) -total £1500+. GB to 1930s inc 1840 QV 1d black (£375), 1841 QV 1d brown imperf (8, inc Maltese Cross pmk, cat £280), KEVII set to 5/- (£400) & KGV Seahorses to 10/- (£190). Japan 1940 8? Postal Week M (£140). NZ inc QV Chalon 2d black print pr & 3d lilac, plus 1940 Centennial opt Official to 1/-, USA to 1930s inc 1857 Washington 12c black (cat £325), 1893 Columbian to 10c, 1894 President $1 Perry (£100) & 3 diff 1860s Confederate States (£50). Neat mostly G-F/VFU collection, total cat well over £5500 = A$11,000. (2050)SOLD at A$850
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Antique 1890s World Postage Stamp Album with general collection to mid 1920s with GB (150) inc 1840 QV 1d black, 1841 QV 1d brown imperf (8) inc Maltese Cross pmks, 1855 QV 'Stars' 1d pr & 2d blue VFU on piece (cat £170). 1880 QV 5d Indigo (cat £175), 1887 QV to 2/6, 1902 KEVII to 1/-, KGV Seahorses 2/6 (2) & Official opts (10) to 1½d Govt parcels plus 1883 QV 1½d lilac (65 cat £3000) partial plate reconstruction in booklet. British Empire (850) inc Asia with Ceylon 1857 QV 1d blue imperf, India (50) & States 9140), Straits Settlements (50) to KEVII $2. Aust States (250) inc NSW 1897 charity 1d, Qld to 2/6 Large Chalon, Tasmania 1850s QV Chalons imperf (5) to 6d, Vic 1901-1910 Official to 2/- & WA Swans 1d violet (2), 3d violet. Canada (60) inc QV to 10c, West Indies (50). Zululand opts (110 to QV 5/- plus early Cook Islands. Europe (800) inc Belgium 1849 20c Epaulettes imperf, 1850s 10c brown imperf & 1c green, 10c brown perf 14. France (130) inc Colonial imperfs U & 80c carmine Napoleon UN. Spain (80) from 1850s imperfs to early 1900s Revenues. Asia (80) inc Afghanistan imperfs (5) & Japan 1880s onwards. USA (140) inc 1857 Washington 12c (cat £300), 1861 Presidents (6 diff, cat £6600 inc 12c Washington, 15c Lincoln & 30c Franklin, 1870 24c Scott (£200), 1870s Departmentals (7 diff), 1893 Columbian to 15c (£150), 1898 Trans-Mississippi 8c & 10c (£75) & Confederate State (3). Very mixed condition inc some dubious stamps (mainly opts). Huge cat value (£1000s). Inspection invited. (approx 2100)SOLD at A$1050
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Barbados: 1852-1910 Classic collection inc 1852-55 Britannia (1d), (2d) & (4d) imperf on blued paper. 1855-58 Britannia (½d), (1d), 6d & 1/-, imperf on white paper. 1860-70 Britannia perf to 1/-, no wmk. 1870-73 Britannia to 1/-, wmk star. 1875-81 Britannia to 1/-, wmk crown CC. 1873 Britannia 5/-. 1882-86 QV set to 5/-, plus shades. 1812 Surch ½d on 4d. 1892-1903 QV Seahorses to 2/6. 1897-98 Jubilee to 2/6. 1897-98 Jubilee to 2/6 on white paper, plus 1d, 5d & 8d on blued paper. 1905-10 to 1/-. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2900+ = A$5600+. (69). (P)SOLD at A$400
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British Commonwealth collection in album^ with British Postal Agencies in Eastern Arabia 1952-55 opts to 5R. Cyrenaica 1950 Defs, Maldives, 1909-65 inc 1953 Defs to 1R M & U, later sets & M/sheets. Mauritius QV-KGVI U, Morocco Agencies extensive QV to 1957 inc QV-KGV mostly M 1951, KGVI to 5/- (2), similar Spanish Currency inc 1935 to 1Pi, 1937 to 1Pi (inc 40c/4d), Tangier inc 1932 to 6Fr, 1937 KGVI inc 1d scarlet (2), 1950 inc 5/-, 10/-, 1955 QE to 10/- M & to 5/- U, 1957 Cent 3 sets M, Newfoundland 1897-1947 inc 1932 to 48c M, Nigeria 1904-11 to 1/-, North Borneo 1894-1954 inc 1950 Defs, Papua inc 1938 Anniv set, 1939-41 Air sets M, Pitcairn Is 1940 to mid 1970s inc 1940 Defs, 1952 Defs M, Spain inc 1930 Goya, Columbus & Spanish-American part set M, various others, some mixed condition but many F-VF M/MLH/U. SG cat ?2750 = A$5400. (1150+, 5 M/S)SOLD at A$350
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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$3100+. (55).SOLD at A$180
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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$2700+. (189). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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French Colonies - Comoros: 1892-1907 Tablet collection. Anjouan 1892 to 1Fr. 1900-07 New Colours to 50c. Grande Comore 1897 to 1Fr. 1900-07 New Colours to 50c. Mayotte 1892-99 to 5Fr. 1900-07 new colours to 50c. Thus comp for all basic issues. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1900+ = A$3700+. (58). (P)AVAILABLE at A$450
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French Colonies - Madagascar: 1889-1906 Classics inc 1889 h/s Commerce 25 on 40c. 1891 h/s Commerce 5 on 25c & 05 on 40c. 1891 Typeset 5c-25c. 1895 POSTE FRANCAISE Madagascar' opt P&C to 5Fr. 1896 25c in oval on P&C 4c. 1896-1906 Tablet to 5Fr inc New colours. 1897-97 opt Postage Dues to 1Fr. All diff, couple doubtful. Most F-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £3650+ = A$7000+. (46). (P)SOLD at A$300
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French Colonies - Zanzibar: 1894-1900 inc 1894-95 Peace & Commerce opt ½a-10a. 1894 'ZANZIBAR I0 ANNAS 1Fr' opt P&C 40c. 1896-1900 'ZANZIBAR' opt P&C to 50a on 5Fr. 1897 Postage Due set to 5a on 50c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition. SG cat £1750+ = A$3400+. (29). (P)SOLD at A$300
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Guatemala: 1871-99 Classic Collection 1871 Arms set to 20c. 1873 Arms Litho set 4r & 1p. 1875 Liberty set to 2R. 1878 Indian set to 1p. 1879 Bird set ¼r & 1r. 1881 Surch set. 1881 Bird set to 20c. 1886 Railway surch set to 150c. 1886-96 Arms to 200c. 1886 1c on 2c. 1894 Surch to 10c on 200c. 1895-96 Surch 1c on 5c. 1897 Exhibition set to 500c, plus 1c on 12c. 1898 Surch to 10c on 20c. 1898 Correos opt Fiscal to 6c on 10p, plus 2c on 1c error opt INVERTED. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £1050+ = A$2000+. (92).AVAILABLE at A$180
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Indian States - Bundi: 1896-98 Daggers inc 1896 ½a (2 shades). 1897-98 ½a-4d, plus shades dagger not touching frame, & to 1R dagger touching frame. Also 4a green dagger pointing to left. Mostly F-VF UN/U. SG cat £490+. (14). (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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New Hebrides: 1897-1980 collection in binder inc 1897 Local Post 2d, 1908 opt KEVII to 1/-, 1910 opt KEVII to 1/-, 1911 Weapons & Idols to 5/-, 1924 surch set, 1925 Dual Currency set to 5/-, 1938 Gold Currency set to 10Fr (SG cat £325), 1953 Pictorial set to 5Fr. Also French New Hebrides from 1908 inc 1908 opt New Caledonia 10 1Fr on reg cove, Postage Dues inc 1938 opt Gold Currency set to 1Fr (£190). Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1000+ = A$1800+. (335) (P)SOLD at A$300
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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)AVAILABLE at A$220
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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)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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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$2000+ Many rarely seen stamps. (59). (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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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$5400+. Many seldom seen issues. (73) (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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St Vincent: 1861-99 QV collection mid 1861-69 QV to 1/- no wmk inc shades & perfs with 1d (3), 4d, 6d (4), 1/ grey (3), 1/- blue (2) & 1/- brown. 1871-81 QV to 1/- wmk small Star inc 1d black (2), 1d green, 4d blue, 6d green (2 shades), 1/- brown (3) & 1/- orange. Also 1881 ½d orange, 1d drab & 4d blue. 1881 'ONE PENNY' opt QV 6d green. 1882-83 1d drab, 2½d on 1d & 4d, wmk crown CA. 1885 1d on 2½d on 1d. 1885-83 QV & Badge to 5/-. 1890 2½d on 4d. 1890-93 2½d & 5d. 1897 3d on 1d. 1899 QV Tablet to 5/- (5/- opt SPECIMEN). All diff inc shades, wmks & perfs. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2750+ = A$5300+. (57) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Spanish Philippines: 1854-98 Classic collection inc 1854 Queen 2r. 1855 Queen 5c. 1859 Queen Interior 5c & 10c. 1861 Queen 5c. 1862 Queen 5c, Correos with period & 1863 5c & 10c, Correos with colon. 1863 Queen 1r, Roman & blk letter. 1864 Queen to 25c. 1868 Habilitado h/s to 25c. 1871 'Spain' set to 40c. 1872 Habilitado h/s Queen 2R. 1872 King to 1P25. 1874 Justice to 1P25. 1875-77 King to 25c with rosettes. 1878-79 King to 250m, no rosettes. 1877-79 Surch 12c on 2c & 12c on 25m. 1880-89 King to 25c. 1881-89 Selection of Habiltado issues. 1889 Recargo h/s to 124/8c. 1890-92 Baby range to 80c inc diff colours. 1897 Habilitado boxed h/s to 20c on 25c. 1898 Curly Head to 2P. 1892-96 Printed Matter range. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2400+ = A$4500+ Seldom seen area. (164) (P)SOLD at A$700
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Sudan: 1897-1941 Collection inc 1897 'SOUDAN' opt Egypt Sphinx & Pyramid to 10Pi. 1898 Camel Postman vals to 10Pi, wmk rosette. 1902-21 Camel postman vals to 10Pi, wmk Mult Star & Crescent. 1927-41 Camel Postman 2Pi-20Pi, wmk Mult SG. 1897 opt Egypt Postage Due set to 1Pi. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £300+. (37)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Syria & Sudan: 1897-1967 Collection in album. Syria 1958-63 Mint collection inc 1958 Ancient Art set to 150p, 1961-63 Defs to 1000p. 1963 Costumes set. Sudan 1897 opt Sphinx & Pyramid set to 10Pi (SG cat £100). 1898-1941 Camel Postman to 20Pi. 1931-37 Air to 10Pi. 1935 Garden set to 10Pi (£130). 1935 Air Surch 10Pi. 1948 Camel Postman set to 50Pi. 1950 Pic Air set to 20Pi. 1957-61 Pic Def set to 50Pi. All diff. F-VF M/U. SG cat £1400+ = A$2700+. (390)AVAILABLE at A$275
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Tonga: 1886-1966 Collection inc 1886 Kings to 1/-, 1892 to 1/-, 1891-93 Surch (9), 1894 Surch (6), 1895 Surch (7, £430), 1895 King set M/U (£140), 1893 'GFB' opt/Surch (3, £118), 1897 Pic set M/U (£225), 1920 Pic set M/U (£50+), 1923 Surch (2 sets), 1938 Anniv (2 sets), 1944-64 comp etc. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £2900 = A$5600. (285)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1897 Consumptives Home QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH, 2½d UR cnr marginal & 1d top margin. SG 280-81 cat £300 for M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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1897 Consumptives Home Charity 1d green & brown. VF MUH. SG 280 cat £50 for M, should be at least double, £100 MUH.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1897 Consumptives Home Charity 1d green & brown. VF MUH. SG 280 cat £50 for M, should be at least double, £100 MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$50
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1897 Consumptives Home QV Charity set 1d & 2½d opt Specimen type 14 in red. VF MUH. SG 280-81s cat £300 for M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. VFU/CTO. SG 280-281 cat £275. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d opt Specimen in red. F-VF MUH, usual sl tropicalised gum. SG 280-281s cat £300 as M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d dark blue imperf composite PROOF, on thick glazed paper (144x94mm). Superb UN as made, 4 huge margins. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d green imperf composite Die PROOF, on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made, 4 huge margins. SG 288/297(p). Attractive. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d dark blue imperf composite PROOF, on thick glazed paper (144x79mm), no wmk. Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & very rare! (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d brown imperf composite Proof on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897-98 QV & Shield 1d red Die I, 2d blue & 2½d purple Die I, all opt Specimen type 14 in red or black. VF MUH. SG 288, 292, 295s cat £75 for M, should be at least double, £150 MUH. (3). (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1897-99 QV 2d ultramarine DIE PROOF colour trial similar to issued design but screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper. UN as made, thinned as was affixed in archives, VF appearance. SG 292(p). Extremely rare as only several recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d violet DIE PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. VF UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d green Die PROOF colour trial in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. Fresh UN as made, tiny thin, superb appearance. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d yellow brown Die PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. Superb UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only serval printed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$230
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1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d carmine Die PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. Fresh UN as much, small thin, superb appearance. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d violet Die PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of defs), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. Superb UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$230
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1897-1905 Inwards German PPC 'Gruss aus' colour types with German frankings (1 Swiss to Rockhampton) & most to Sydney inc a double 'gatefold' view & views of Heligoland, waterfalls, trains, bridges, boats etc. All 5+5pf or 10pf frankings, pmks inc Berlin, Mulheim, Wildungen, Cassel & Hamburg. Hunters Hill etc arrival cds. G-VF U. (12)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1897-1901 Inwards German PPC inc hotels, bars & restaurants etc, inc Otto Ludewig's Pilsener Bierhallen, Caf? Kasten, Munchen Hofbrauhaus, Aachen Muschelnhaus etc. 6 Colour, 2 B&W. All German frankings (1 Dutch) to Sydney from Wiesbaden, Aachen, Kotzschenbroda, Dresden, Munich, Hannover, plus Sydney arrival cds etc. F-VF U. (8)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1897 Money Order form from Jugiong for 5/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW Centenary 1d tied by the cds. Cashed at Hobart (paying office named as Hobart-Town) with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 20 departure & Mar 26 arrival cds. Some edge aging on M/O. VF. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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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)AVAILABLE at A$150
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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)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Postmark: Numeral 813 of Swan Bay, type 3R12 (RRRR) comp strike on defective 1897 Arms 1d. (P)AVAILABLE at A$35
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Postmark: Numeral 813 of Swan Bay (RRRR) crisp comp strike on 1897 Arms 1d. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Postcard: 1897 Shield 1d red with view Greetings from GPO Sydney. Superb CTO NSW ovals pmks. H&G 19a. Very scarce UPU 'specimen' card.AVAILABLE at A$90
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1897-1908 QV set ½d to 2/-, numerals 4 cnrs, wmk crown Q, being Mint stamps sent as specimens via the UPU in Berne, SPECIMEN h/s applied by receiving Postal Authority. F-VF M. Unique stamps from Bechuanaland Postal Authority UPU Specimen collection. Certificate can be obtained on request. (11). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1897-1908 QV 3d Brown, blank background, numerals 4 cnrs, blk of 4, IMPERF master die, no wmk, cream wove paper. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 240(p). ACSC Q24(DP)1A cat $4000 (in 2004). Extremely rare with only several made. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1300
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1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d. VFM. SG 353-54 cat £150. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1897 QV Hospital Charity 1d blue. VF MUH. SG 353 cat £20 for M, should be at least double, £40 MUH.SOLD at A$20
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1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d, opt Specimen. VF MUH. SG 353-4s cat £200 M, should be at least double, £400 MUH (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d, opt Specimen. VF MLH, each with tiny pinhole in LR cnr from positioning of stamps during Specimen overprinting. SG 353s-354s cat £200. (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d. VFU. SG 353-54 cat £103. (2). (P)SOLD at A$70
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1897 QV Hospital Charity 1d blue. Superb U/CTO, 'Melbourne NO 16 97' cds, with UH gum. SG 353 cat £23.SOLD at A$15
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1898 Registered cover (centre fold) franked 1897 Charity set 1d & 2½d plus extra 2½d (repaired perf flts etc) with 'Registered Melbourne FE 3 98' cds, another on the cover. To Sydney with arrival b/s. SG 253-4 cat £183 as loose stamps & unpriced on cover. (P)SOLD at A$350
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1897-1900 Arms set 1d-£1, opt SPECIMEN. Mostly VF M/MLH, some part gum, top 3 values superb fresh. SG 43s-51s cat £425 (normal cat £1300). (10) (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897 BEA opt Zanzibar set ½a-7½, inc 4½a with stop. VFM. SG 80-85 cat £375. (6) (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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1897 BEA opt Zanzibar 1a indigo & red. VF fresh M. SG 81 cat £100. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1897-1903 QV Lions 1R grey-blue. VF fresh M. SG 92 cat £130. (P)SOLD at A$80
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1897-1903 QV Lions high value set 1R-5R opt SPECIMEN. VFM, 3R is UN. SG 92-96s cat £250 (normal cat £1400). (5) (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1897 QV Jubilee ½c-15c. VF fresh M. SG 121-32 cat £606, Unitrade 50-58 cat C$1520. (9) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1897 QV Jubilee ½c-5c, imperf horiz Proof prs, on card. Superb UN as made, bottom marginal with all 4 margins. SG ex 121-7(p) cat £362 as normals, Unitrade 50-54(p) cat C$720. (5 prs) (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897 QV Jubilee ½c-$5, imperf Proofs on card. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 121-40(p) cat £6000 for normals, Unitrade 50-65(p) cat C$7000. Beautiful & rare set. (16) (P)AVAILABLE at A$3000
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1897 QV Jubilee 1c-5c. F-VF fresh MUH. SG ex122-128 cat £106 for M, should be at least triple, £318 MUH, Unitrade 51-54 cat C$690/186 . (4).AVAILABLE at A$100
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1897 QV Jubilee 6c brown. VF fresh MUH. SG 129 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 55 cat C$900 (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897 QV Jubilee 8c slate-violet. Superb fresh MUH. SG 130 cat £55 M, should be at least triple, £165 MUH, Unitrade 56 cat C$600 (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 10c purple. VF fresh MUH. SG 131 cat £90 for M, should be at least triple, £270 MUH, Unitrade 57 C$750. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 15c slate. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 132 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 58 cat C$1200/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 133 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 59 cat C$1200/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion opt SPECIMEN sans-serif letters. F-VF UN. SG 133s cat £140 as normal, Unitrade 59s cat C$600/300 (P)AVAILABLE at A$110
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1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion opt SPECIMEN sans-serif letters. F UN. SG 133s normal cat £140, Unitrade 59s cat C$600/300. (P)AVAILABLE at A$90
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1897 QV Jubilee set 20c-$5, h/s SPECIMEN. 20c with no serif h/s & the rest with serifs. VF fresh M. SG 133-40s cat £2500 (normals cat £6180), Unitrade 59-65s cat C$4480 (normals cat C$10,100). Rare set. (7) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
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1897 QV Jubilee 50c ultramarine. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 134 cat £190 for M, should be at least triple, £460 MUH, Unitrade 60 cat C$1500/450. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 50c pale ultramarine, opt SPECIMEN in serif letters. VF fresh M. SG 134s cat £190 as normal, Unitrade 60s cat C$600. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1897 QV Jubilee 50c pale ultramarine opt SPECIMEN in sans-serif letters. Superb fresh MLH. SG 134s cat £190 as normal, Unitrade 60 cat C$600, plus premium for the sans-serif opt which is much scarcer on the 50c. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897 QV Jubilee $1 lake, opt SPECIMEN diag in serif letters. UN, closed tear, but VF appearance. SG 136s cat £550 as normal, Unitrade 61s cat C$800/400. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897 QV Jubilee $2 violet, h/s SPECIMEN. VF fresh MLH. SG 137s cat £1000 as normal. Unitrade 62s cat C$800. (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre. F-VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 138 cat £1500 for M, should be at least triple, £4500 MUH, Unitrade 63 cat C$6000/3600. Very rare genuine MUH & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet. F-VF fresh MLH. Unitrade 63, SG 139 cat £1400. (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet. F-VF fresh M. SG 139 cat £1400, Unitrade 64 cat C$2000. (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet. Superb U, right marginal, violet pmk. SG 139 cat £700+, Unitrade 64 cat C$1600+. Very scarce so nice. 1998 RPSL photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$500
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1897 QV Jubilee $5 olive, top value. F-VF fresh M. Unitrade 65 cat C$2000 for VF, SG 140 cat £1400. Buhler photo-cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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1897 QV Jubilee $5 olive-green opt SPECIMEN serif letters. VFM. SG 140s cat £1400 as normal, Unitrade 65s cat C$800. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897-98 QV Maple Leaves set ½c-10c, imperf Proofs, on card. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 141-149(p) cat £425 as normal set, Unitrade 66P-73P cat C$2000. Attractive & rare set. (8) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1897-98 QV Maple Leaves ½c - 8c, imperf Proofs, on card. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 141-48(p) cat £341 for normals, Unitrade 66P-72P cat C$1640. Rare. (7) (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1897-98 QV Maple Leaf ½c black. VF fresh MUH. SG 142 cat £15 for M, should be at least double, £30 MUH, Unitrade 66 cat C$60.SOLD at A$15
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1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 2c, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, top marginal with 4 margins. SG 144(p), Unitrade 68P cat C$100.AVAILABLE at A$35
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1852-1952 Collection in binder inc 1852-57 Beaver & Portrait inc Beaver 3d imperf, Prince 6d, imperf & Cartier 10d imperf. Also 1851 Prince 6d imperf Proofs in blue & grey opt SPECIMEN plus 1852 QV Chalon 7½d imperf proof. 1859 Beaver & Portrait, perf to 17c inc QV 1c red in 2 shades UN (both with RPSL photo certs). 1868-90 QV Large Queen to 15c inc shades. Noted ½c black on thin paper & grey black on medium paper both UN with RPSL photo certs plus 15c slate purple MUH with RPSL photo cert. Also 1c brown MUH, 1c orange MUH. 1870-97 QV Small Queens to 10c inc printing & shades. Noted 1c blk of 4 Montreal printing M, 1c lemon yellow, 2c green MUH 3c orange-red, 5c, 6c yellowish brown, all M or UN & all with RPSL photo certs. 1893 QV Widow 20c & 50c U plus 50c UN. 1897 QV Jubilee to $5 inc $1 MUH. 1897-98 QV Maples Leaves to 20c. 1898-1902 QV set to 20c. 1908 300th Anniv set to 20c. 1911-31 KGV set to $1 MUH, plus 5c deep blue M, 5c grey-blue M, 7c M, 10c M, 20c M & 50c M, all with RPSL photo certs. 1928-29 KGV Pictorial set to $1 M. 1932-33 KGV Pictorial to 13c. 1935 Silver Jubilee 1c, imperf xxx pr. 1942-48 War Effort to $1. 1949 OHMS opt Peace $1 blk of 4. 1927 Special Delivery 20c both Anniv xxxx pr perf x imperf. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some very mixed earlies. Unitrade cat C$55,000+. SG cat £37,000+ = A$71,000+ plus the 3 early proofs. Valuable collection with many scarce stamps purchases individually at auctions & with 22 RPSL photo certs present. (760). (P)SOLD at A$5500
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1897 Anniversary set 1c-60c. VF fresh MUH. Unitrade 61-74, SG 66-79 cat £325 for M, should be at least £650 MUH. (14). (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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1897 Anniversary set 1c-60c. VFM. SG 66-79 cat £325. (14) (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1897-1918 Printers' Specimens Specialised collection inc Royal Portrait set, plus 1908 Map 2c. Royal Portraits ½c (5) with opts in red types, all diag. 1c red diag opt in violet. 1c green (11) with opts in red inc horiz, diag & vert types. 2c orange opt diag in violet. 2c red (9) with red & violet opts diag & vert. 3c (8) with red & violet opts types diag & vert. 4c (2) opt in red, 5c (7) opt in red vert & diag. Map 2c opt in red diag (3). VF fresh MUH. SG cat £1190+ for normal M, should be at least double, £2380 MUH, Unitrade cat C$3146 for normal MUH. Fantastic comp collection of all the diff combinations known, with 2 page printed info giving qualities that existed mostly only 100-200 ea. (47). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1400
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1857-1947 Collection inc 1857-64 Crown & Flowers 1d & 8d. 1860 New Colours 2d, 3d triangle, 5d, 6d Used. 1862-64 Crown & Flowers to 1/- inc 6d & 1/- Used. 1865-70 Pic & Portrait to 24c. 1868 Prince 1c. 1876-79 Fish 2c roul. 1880-98 Pic & Portrait to 12c. 1897 400th Anniv set to 60c. 1897-1918 Royal Portrait to 5c. 1910 Pic & Portrait to 15c. 1919 Caribou set to 36c. 1919 Air Post opt $1 on 15c. 1920 Surch to 3c on 5c. 1923-24 Pic set to 24c. 1931 Airmail set to $1. 1932 Trans-Atlantic opt $1.50 on $1. 1933 Airmail set to 75c. 1933 350th Anniv set to 32c. 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set perf SPECIMEN. 1937 Addition Coronation set to 48c. 1947 Princess 4c IMPERF horiz pr. Mostly VF M/UN/MUH with a few U. Unitrade cat C$10,000+ = A$13,500+. Valuable & impressive collection in unusually nice quality. (180) (P)AVAILABLE at A$2200
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Shipmail: 1890s group with 1897 Eagle 10pf Postcard with 'Nur fur Marine Schiffsposten' opt. VF UN, plus U with Ship Post 'No. 4 24-6 99' cds (Mi cat €107+). Also large cover piece franked Eagle 10pf blk of 4 & 20pf pr tied by boxed 2-line cancel 'Australia Westafrika' (4), plus another at left Mi cat minimum €450+ for single on cover. Also 10pf tied to piece by ship post 'No.31 2/9 99' cds & 20pf (3), with oval pmks of 'Hamburg West Afrika 7 95', Bremen-New York 1892 & 'Hamburg-West Afrika 28 11 00'. (4 stamps, piece, 2 cards) (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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South West Africa: 1897 opt with 2 hyphens set 3pf-20pf. VF fresh MUH. SG 1-4 cat £55 for M, should be at least double, £110 MUH. Mi 1-4 cat €160. (4) (P)SOLD at A$80
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South West Africa: 1897 'Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika' opt Eagle 25pf orange unissued. F-VF fresh MLH. Mi Ia cat €280, SG footnote cat £325. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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South West Africa: 1897 'Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika' opt Eagle 50pf chocolate unissued. VF fresh MLH. Mi II cat €280, SG footnote cat £325. (P)AVAILABLE at A$90
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Togo: 1897-98 opt eagle set 3pf-50pf. VFU, 50pf on piece. SG G1-6, Mi 1-6 cat €160. (6) (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Breslau-Hansa Local Post: 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf green & vermilion inscribed 5658 (1897) for the Jewish New Year, with Hebrew at top reading 'L Shana Tova' (Happy New Year), this is the 1st stamp issued with Hebrew inscription. VFU, 'Hansa 5 2 98' cds. Mi 15a cat €150. (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Breslau-Hansa Local Post: 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf green & carmine red, inscribed 5658 (1897) for the Jewish New Year, with Hebrew inscription at top reading 'L' Shana Tova' (Happy New Year). This is the 1st stamp to be issued with Hebrew writing. VF fresh UN. Mi 15b. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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Postal History 1836-98 group inc a cpl of stampless fronts, a folded letter wrapper franked QV 1d black with b/s boxed 'Perth JA 16 1841', QV 1d red-brown imperfs 2 covers inc with 2-line 'Bainess Penny Post' (SG cat £65), QV 2d blue imperf, 1860 QV 1d red-brown perf, 1843 use of 1d envelope with Maltese Cross no.3 pmk SG cat £225 on 1d stamp, 1856 QV 6d lilac on azure paper (£950 as loose stamp) to West Maitland (b/s) in NSW, 1859 QV 6d + 4d Registered to Macclesfield, 1873 QV 1/- to India, 1897 franked Jubilee 3d, & 1898 Reg envelope to Sydney. (13). (P)SOLD at A$220
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SW Africa: 1897-1920 Range inc 1897 opt 3pf & Yachts 5pf (7) inc pr with 'HAN' number, 30pf UR cnr blk of 4, 80pf & 1Mk (all ex 80pf with wmk). Also post WWI early forgeries/reproductions 3pf-80pf & large 80pf with black border. VF M/MUH. SG cat £75, Mi cat €100 plus the reproductions. (24)SOLD at A$30
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1897 'ONE DOLLAR' opt QV Stamp Duty $2 dull bluish green Postal Fiscal, error both Chinese h/s OMITTED, perf 14. Superb fresh M, signed. SG F11a cat £2000. Rare stamp & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1897-1902 Pictorial set 1c-24c plus 3c shade & 5c perf 14½-15. Mostly F-VF M, some tropicalised gum & perfs. SG ex92-111 cat £1266. (16). (P)AVAILABLE at A$450
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1897-99 Postage Due opt Pictorial 2c black & lake, opt SPECIMEN vert. VF fresh M. SG D12s cat £35.AVAILABLE at A$25
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1897-99 Postage Due vert opt Palm 3c green & rosy mauve, blk of 4, perf 14½. Superb fresh MUH. SG D14 cat £220 for M, should be at least double, £440 MUH. (P)SOLD at A$275
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1897-99 Postage Due vert opt Palm 3c green & rosy mauve, perf 15. Superb fresh MUH. SG D14 cat £55 for M, should be at least double, £110 MUH. (P)SOLD at A$50
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1896 Piece franked 1895 Brooke 2c perf 12½ tied by 'Sarawak 3 NOV 96' & Straits 1894 QV 8c blue tied by 'Singapore NO 9 96' cds. F-VF U. SG 28c, Straits SG 101. Rare combination use as Sarawak was not a UPU member until 1897 so needed Straits stamps for overseas destinations. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1897-99 opt Eagle 25pf orange, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh MLH. SG 5(var), Mi 5bk cat €2800. Only 1 sheet printed, which was discovered before it was sent to the colony. Important New Guinea rarity - previous 2 examples we offered realised $3700+ & $3000+, plus commission. Exp twice inc Bothe BPP, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1898-1919 Postcards with opt 5pf single, plus double, reply with print date, 10pf & 10pf double, reply with date (3 ea), 1900 Yacht 5pf, plus 5pf double, reply (2), 10pf (2) & double, reply, 1919 Neuguinea w/o hyphen 5pf. Also Marshall Is 1897 opt (Marshall with 'c') 5pf & 10pf, 1901 Yacht 10pf & 10pf double, reply with frame, 1917 Yacht 5pf w/o frame. F-VF fresh UN. Mi cat €395. (20)AVAILABLE at A$90
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1897 Australasian New Hebrides Co 1d local post. VFU with 'Travelling Post ANH Co Ld / 11 JUN 99' cds.AVAILABLE at A$20
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1897 Australasian New Hebrides Co set 1d & 2d local post. VFU with 'Travelling Post ANH Co Ld' cds of 27 AUG 97 & 17 APR 98. (2)AVAILABLE at A$40
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1897-98 QV set 6d, 2/6 & 10/-, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 71s & 73s-74s cat £275. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14, prepared but unissued, cnr blk of 12 with plate no.2 at base. When the stock was captured in Bloemfontein by the British, all apart from a few sheets were opt 'VRI'. Stamps superb fresh MUH, nice never hinged original gum. SG (86) footnote cat £780 as M singles, should be at least double, £1560+ MUH, plus premium for plate blk which is a great rarity! (P)AVAILABLE at A$1500
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1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14 unissued. When the stock was captured in Bloemfontein by the British all, apart from a few sheets, were opt 'VRI'. VF fresh MUH. SG (86) footnote cat £65 as M, should be at least double, £130 MUH. (P)SOLD at A$130
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1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14, unissued as stock captured in Bloemfontein by the British, all but a few sheets opt 'VRI', right marginal blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH. SG (86) footnote cat £260 as M singles, should be at least double, £520 MUH, plus premium for blk. (4) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1897 'Postage & Revenue 2½d' opt QV Stamp Duty 2/- dull lilac, opt SG type 8, variety opt shifted right on to margin. Stamp VF fresh M, nice original colour. SG 67 cat £2000+ as normal & shifted opt est at +50% so £3000+. Only 176 of this type printed in total so only 22 (from 1 sheet) of the shifted error printed. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1700
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1897 'SOUDAN' opt Sphinx & Pyramid Scarce cancels on Provisional issue inc 3m with 'Postal Service Sudan Halfa' cancel, 3m & 5m with 'Merawai 6 DE 97' or '8 SE 96' cds, 5m blk of 8 with 'Army Telegraphs 2 11 98' cds & 3m blk of 6 with 'Berber' cds. Most F-VF U. Interesting lot. (17 stamps) (P)SOLD at A$180
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1897 SOUDAN opt Egypt Sphinx & Pyramid set 1m-1Pi. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-9 cat £200. Top 3 exp Ela. (8). (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897 'SOUDAN' opt Egypt Sphinx & Pyramid 1m deep brown, bottom marginal vert strip of 6 showing opt types 1-6, error opt transposed (SOUDAN above Arabic script), bottom stamp with 'SOUDAN' only. VF fresh MUH. SG 1(var). Very rare & spectacular. (P)SOLD at A$350
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1897 'SOUDAN' opt Sphinx & Pyramid 1Pi ultramarine, LR cnr blk of 30 showing all opt types 1-6. F-VF M/UN attached to interleaving. SG 6 cat £255 for singles plus premium for blk.SOLD at A$220
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1897 'TEL' h/s Sphinx & Pyramid set 5m-10Pi plus 5m & 1Pi opt in blue. F-VF M, some disturbed gum. SG T1-T5 cat £144 & greatly under-catalogued as genuine mint are rare. (7) (P)SOLD at A$200
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1897 'SOUDAN' opt Sphinx & Pyramid specialist collection inc mint set 1m-10pi plus shades. Also 1m, 2m & 1pi vert strips of 6 showing types 1-6. 1m, 3m & 1pi blks of 4 M & 5m pr. Varieties inc 2m blk of 4 with no dot, 1m with small A, 3m with malformed 'S' & 5m with broken tail of arabic. Also used selection of all to 10pi plus shades & pmks. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1000+ = A$1800+. (113). (P)SOLD at A$425
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1897 'TEL' h/s Sphinx & Pyramid collection of strips & blks. Good coverage of 5m inc blue h/s with blks of 4 inc Merowe, Halfa & Army Corps cancels, blks of 8 plus larger blks of 20, 32 & 80 with various cancels, 1pi blk of 4 with blue h/s plus blk of 8 with black h/s inc Army cancel. 2pi inc strips plus blk of 8 with Army cancel. Most F-VF U. SG cat £1150 = A$2100.+ (320). (P)SOLD at A$800
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1897 'TEL' h/s Sphinx & Pyramid specialised collection on pgs inc M to 2pi h/s in black plus 5m h/s in blue, used to 10pi inc all 6 diff opt types & opt in blue on 5m, 1pi & 5pi. Selection of strips blks inc 2pi strip of 6 with Berber cancel, 5m blk of 24, 2pi blk of 6, plus another 5m blk of 45. Also parts of telegraph forms inc with Army cancels. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £1200+ = A$2200+. (325). (P)SOLD at A$950
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1897 King 2½d black & blue, right marginal blk of 4 UR stamp variety No fraction bar in '½'. VFM. SG 43/43a cat £169+ as singles plus premium for positional se-tenant blk which should be +50% so est cat £254. (4). (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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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)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1897-1940s collection inc 1897 Pictorial set to 5/- plus 5/- imperf Proof Colour trials (2 inc) opt SPECIMEN (est £200 ea). 1899 T-L opt Tree 1d. 1920 Queen to 1/-. 1923 TWO PENCE surch to 5/-. 1938 20th Anniv set. 1942-49 Pictorial set to 5/- U. 1943 Silver Jubilee set. Mostly VF M/U. SG cat est £1100+. (110). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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'Tongah' early Phantom issue set? of 4 primitive Pictorials 'used', also 1897 'View of Haopi' 2/- design in larger size & 4 diff colours, plus another 3 opt 'American Stamp Dealers' Association Inc'. Mostly VF M/UN/U. Interesting. (11) (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1897 '2½' Red opt Sultan 4a red & myrtle-green, opt SG type 3. VF fresh M. SG 175 cat £95. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1897 '2½' Red opt Sultan 4a red & myrtle-green, opt SG type 4. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 176 cat £325. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1897 '2½' Red opt Sultan 4a red & myrtle-green, opt SG type 5. VF fresh MLH. SG 177 cat £120. (P)AVAILABLE at A$90