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1897
1861 Swan 1/- green, Perkins Bacon imperf PROOF, wmk Swan. UN as made, thins, 4 margins & VF appearance. SG 37(p) cat £2000 for normal. Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (P)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
213
Framas: Specialised 1985-87 FDC & other cover collection with July 29 1985 barred edge FDI for GPO Darwin (6) inc $9.99 top value (Registered), $3.08 (Registered), $1.13 (Priority Paid), $1.23 (Certified Mail), $3.08 (Messenger Delivery), Button set of 3 plus 10c Maximum Card. A rare assembly with very few produced. 1985 Oct 21 last Day of Use barred edge Framas with Adelaide covers (4) inc $9.99 top value & Button set of 3. 1985 Oct 22 Kangaroo FDC (55) inc $9.99 (Registered) from Sydney, Darwin, Brisbane Gouger Street, GPO Adelaide (2), Hobart & Perth 1986 Aug 25 Last Day of Use Kangaroo Framas (4) inc Security Post (2) & Priority Paid from Glenelg. 1986 Aug 25 Platypus FDC (30) inc $5.36 Security Post from Adelaide, Darwin, Hobart, Glenelg, Melbourne & Perth plus Button sets, Priority Paid & Certified Mail. 1897 CUP-PEX collection (16) inc all 9 diff pmks, plus Priority Paid to South Australia, Registered, & Overseas Express to The Netherlands. 1987 Echidna FDC set of 9. Total of over 120 covers plus odd cards. Also around 180 Foreign Frama covers with Netherlands (140), NZ (9) & others (30) inc Registered from Bruxelles, Hong Kong, Oslo, RSA, all fresh & clean. Huge total original costs inc high face value from the Australian covers. Great collection with many scarce to very rare covers. (300+) (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
292
New South Wales: 1850-1912 Used collection inc 1850-51 Sydney View 1d, 2d & 3d. 1851-52 QV Laureate vals to 3d & 1854 with wmk 1d pr & 3d (2). 1854-59 QV Diadem imperf vals to 1/- plus shades. 1856-60 QV Registered (6d) imperf (2) shades. 1856-60 QV Diadem vals to 3d imperf inc 2d pr (2) plus shades. 1860-63 QV Registered (6d) perf, selection of shades. 1860-72 QV Diadem perf range to 1/- plus shades. 1861-97 QV Coin 5/- range inc perfs & shades. 1888-90 Centenary vals to 20/- plus perfs & wmks. 1891 Surch set plus perfs. 1894-1904 QV Stamp Duty 10/- opt Postage, range of perfs & shades. 1897 charity 1/-. 1902-12 Pics to 2/6 inc wmks & perfs. 1891-97 Postage Due set to 20/- plus perfs. Mostly F-VF U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £3600+ = A$6500+. Valuable collection. (650) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
295
New South Wales: 1860-1912 Mint collection inc 1860-72 QV Diadem 1d & 2d. 1876-1908 QV Diadem vals to 8d. 1888-1910 Centenary vals to 1/- plus 1888-90 OS opt vals to 1/-. 1891 Surch set plus OS opt 7½d on 6d. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1891-97 Postage blue vals to 8d. 1902-10 Pictorial vals to 2/6. Also 4 Postal Stationery items inc 2x 1½d Postcards plus QV 1d Postcards plus QV 1d Postcard & ½d Newspaper Wrapper. Most F-VF M. SG cat £1800+ = A$3300+. (45 + 4 covers) (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
297
New South Wales 1897-1905 1d, 2d on paper accumulation inc multiples from Registered Mail. Possible pmk interest, unchecked as received. Weight 650g. (3000).
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$240
(US$173)
(€146)
(£132)
A$
302
Queensland: 1860-1912 used collection inc 1851-52 NSW QV Laureate 2d with Brisbane numeral pmk plus 1860-72 QV Diadem 6d with 135 Byron pmk. 1860 QV Chalon 1d & 6d, imperf plus 1d, 2d & 6d perf. 1860-61 QV Chalon to 1/-, wmk Small Star plus (6d) Registered. 1862-67 to 1/-, no wmk. 1864-64 to 1/- plus (6d) Registered. 1866-67 4d litho plus shades. 1868-79 to 1/-, wmk Truncated Star. 1868-78 to 1/- plus shades, wmk Crown/Q. 1880 high vals to 2/-, 2/6, 5/- & 20/-. 1879-81 QV 1st Sideface to 1/- plus shades & wmks. 1880 Half-Penny opt 1d. 1882-95 QV Large Chalons to £1 inc the 3 wmks, all with pmks. 1882-95 QV Solid background to 2/- plus perfs & shades. 1895-96 QV 2cnr numerals to 5d. 1897-1908 QV 4 cnr numerals to 28-. 1903 QV Large Chalon £1. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1907-11 QV Large Chalon to £1, wmk Crown/A. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £9500+ = A$18,000+. Valuable collection. (355) (P)
  A$1800
(US$1296)
(€1098)
(£990)
  A$2800
(US$2016)
(€1708)
(£1540)
A$
303
Queensland: 1860-1908 Mint collection inc 1860-61 QV Chalon 1d & 3d. 1868-78 QV Chalon 1/-, wmk Crown/Q. 1880 QV Chalon Litho 2/- & 2/6. 1861 QV Chalon Registered (6d). 1879-81 QV 1st Sideface vals to 1/- plus shades inc 4d h/s SPECIMEN. 1882-1907 QV Large Chalon vals to £1. 1882-95 QV solid background vals to 2/-. 1895-96 QV 2 cnr Numerals set to 5d. 1897-1905 QV 4 cnr Numeral vals to 2/-. 1900 QV Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. Range of Postal Fiscals inc 1866-68 QV large Chalon 1/-. 1871-72 QV Small Chalon 1d, 6d, 2/-, 2/6 & 5/-. 1878-79 QV 1d. 1892 QV long type 1/- & 10/-. Most F-VF M/UN. SG cat £5000+ = A$9000+. (63) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
304
Queensland: 1862-1910 extensive collection/accumulation with 1860s-70s QV Small Chalons 1d (17), 2d (28) inc reprint pr with quarter circle cancels, 3d (6) inc CANCELLED h/s, 4d violet (2), 6d (12), 1/- slate-green, 1/- violet (7), plus 1895 red-violet printing perf 13 VFM. 2/- blue (4), 2/6 (2), 5/- brown (3), 5/- rose (2), 10/- (2) & 20/- (8), mixed Postal/Fiscal cancels. Also SPECIMEN opts (9) to 5/- rose. 1879 'netted' cnrs to 1/- inc 1d brown M (SG 134, cat £85). 1882-1906 QV large Chalons 2/- (11) inc bright blue thin paper FM (cat £300), 2/6 (7) inc CTO, 5/- (8) inc CTO, 10/- (7), £1 (8) inc CTO (2) & GPO Telegraph Counter cds dated 1902. 1890s QV lined background to 2/- brown M & U in varying quantities. 1895-96 QV inc 5d brown marginal blk of 6 with double perfs at right, plus later colour trials in blue, purple-brown, pale brown & brownish orange inc blk of 4. 1897-1912 QV figures in 4 cnrs to 2/- turquoise inc lower vals M/MUH in multiples, plus M odds to 1/- & occasional CTO to 2/-. 1900 1d, 2d Boer War Charity pr M plus contemporary photographic essay for 1d. Some mixed condition with much to commend, G-F/VF U. STC SG £5700+ = A$10,500. Plus 100s more inc 1890s-1900s 1d (750) & 2d (650). Also pmk/Postal History interest inc Parcel Post tags (2) both with blue oval Gladstone cds, numeral cancels to 658 & assorted cds 1907-55 (120). Very messy, needs careful sorting. (2500) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
305
Queensland 1860s-1912 collection in hagners inc 1862 QV Chalon 2d no wmk F U & 1878 QV Chalon 1/- purple VF M. SG 109 (cat £250). 1882 QV series specialised selection with 6d green UN/M (24) & 10/- pale/deep violet UN/M (30) inc shades & varieties, plus basic set of 8, ½d to 1/- F-VF M. Then 6d green (16) & 1/- (7) G-F U. 1897 QV 2d blue shades (2) both with 'cracked electro' flaws. F-VF M, SG 234a, 35a cat £380 1897-97 QV 1d vermilion selection inc plain roulettes blk of 4 M/MUH, SG 257, with black roulettes & perf 12 blk of 4 MUH/M & 2 prs MUH SG 258. Plain roulette & perf blk of 6 (2) & blk of 4 ,OS MUH SG 260. Also misc Used inc a variety of Numeral Cancels, noted 630 (RRRR) on 1d Kangaroo. Some tropicalisation as is common with QLD, but many F-VF. (315)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
320
Victoria: 1850-1912 Used collection inc 1850-57 QV halflength inc 1d (2) & 3d (4), imperf. 1852-54 Queen on Throne 2d plus pr on cover. 1854 QV 1/-, imperf. 1854-55 Woodblock 6d (3 inc shades) & 2/- imperf plus 1/- Registered. 1856 Queen on Throne 1d. 1857-59 QV Emblems imperf selection to 4d. 1858 Queen on Throne 6d. 1859 QV Woodblock 2/-, perf. 1860 QV beaded oval vals to 6d. 1861 QV Woodblock 6d black. 1863-73 QV Laureate vals to 5/-. 1876 Surch 8d on 9d. 1878 QV Emergency paper inc ½d, 1d on yellow & drab & 2d on green & brown. 1886-96 QV Stamp Duty £5. 1886-90 Stamp Duty vals to £5 inc 1/6, 3/-, 4/-, £1, £1.10 & £2 Postally used or CTO. 1885 Stamp Duty opt to 2/-. 1896-99 Stamp Duty 15/- CTO. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1899-1901 QV Stamp Duty 3/-, 5/- & 10/- CTO. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1902-13 QV Postage vals to 5/- inc wmks & shades. 1890-94 Postage Due vals to 2/- & 1895-1909 Postage Due vals to 5/- plus shades & wmks. Mostly F-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £8700+ = A$16,000+. Valuable collection. (630 + cover) (P)
  A$1800
(US$1296)
(€1098)
(£990)
  A$2800
(US$2016)
(€1708)
(£1540)
A$
322
Victoria: 1856-1912 Mint collection inc 1856 Queen on Throne 1d. 1880s QV Halflength Jeffries forgery blk of 10. 1873-84 QV vals to 1/-. 1885 Stamp Duty opt QV 3d, 4d & 1/-. 1884-95 QV vals to 2/6. 1886-1900 QV Stamp Duty vals to 1/6 inc 1/6 blue. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1900 QV No Postage 5/-. 1901-12 QV & KEVII Postage vals to £1. 1884 QV Stamp Statute 1/-. 1879-1900 Stamp Duty vals to £2. 1890-94 Postage Due vals to 2/-. 1895-1908 Postage Due set to 5/-. F-VF M/UN. SG cat £4300+ = A$8000+. Valuable collection. (108) (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
324
Victoria: Frank Stamps with Governor 1897 front only to London with 'Official Paid' red cds & 'Secretary of State Colonies Dept cachet. 1902 'Postmaster General' envelope (roughly opened) uprated 7d to South Africa, another PMG on 1892 card, & Dept of Trade & Customs 1902 card. Fair-VF. (4).
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
328
Western Australia 1880s-1900s Postal Fiscal & Revenue collection with 1881 IR green opts on Swan 1d yellow (3) & black opt on Swan 4d carmine. 1882 vert Swans wmk CA over crown to 10/- inc 2/6 (2). 1897 wmk WA 1d (3), 5/-, 7/6. 1897 wmk CA 1d (10) & 3d (4) Postally U. 1904-06 bi-colour Swans wmk Small WA 2/- (3), 2/-, 5/-, 10/- (2), £1, 30/-. 1911-22 wmk WA Large crown 1d M, 2/-, 2/6, 5/-, 10/-, £1 & 30/-. Largely VF. Elsmore cat $920 plus Postally U. SG cat £120. (51) (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
369
Asia semi-sorted in packets with China 1897-1960s noted Taiwan 1948 $40,000 purple-brown (125) cat £270 also PRC collection total cat £500+. Hong Kong KEVII to 1980s inc 1954 to $10. Indonesia 1960s-90s large quantity with extras, North Korea 1970s range most CTO & others. Useful selection mostly F-VFU, could contain a surprise. (4700+)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$160
(US$115)
(€98)
(£88)
A$
391
Bolivia: 1867-1901 classic collection inc 1867-68 Condor vals to 100c inc shades. 1868 Arms vals to 100c inc shades. 1868 Arms vals to 500c. 1870 Arms vals to 10c, 11 Stars. 1878 Arms & Book vals to 50c. 1887 Arms rouletted vals to 10c & 1890-93 Arms perf vals to 50c inc recess & litho printings. 1894-95 Arms vals to 100c inc papers. 1897 Portrait & Arms vals to 2B. 1899 EF h/s 2c. 1899-1901 Sucre vals to 1B. 1869 Postal Fiscal Justice vals to 10c & 1893 1c. Most G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £1400+ = A$2500+. (245)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
404
British Commonwealth: Collection/accumulation in 4 s/books & loose in bags inc Australia 1930s-70s, Fiji 1900-70s inc higher val Pics/Commems. GB 1841-1980s inc 1859 6d, 1873 6d (cat £230), 1884 6d (cat £240), 1887 Jubilee to 1/- with extras 1934 Seahorses set, 1939 high values, 1951 Festivals 3 sets, 1955-68 Castles to £1. India KGV to 1960s extensive range in bag, New Zealand 1984 YB, Newfoundland 1897-1946 part sets & extras. Various others, a good lot for the fossicker, largely F-VF cat £2500 = A$4500. (4000)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
405
British Commonwealth interesting old-time collection QV to KGVI in binder & on leaves with Canada 1897-1946 inc 1942 to 50c, 1946 Peace to $1 M/MLH. Falkland Is Dep 1944 opts 4 sets, SG A1-D8 M/MLH, Labuan 1899 4c Surch to 50c M, $1 CTO, Malaya 1922-34 $1, $2, $25 FU all with Revenue cds. Nauru 1916 opt set (ex 1½d) to 10/- Seahorse. North Borneo 1916 Surch set of 3 SG 186-88, 1916 Red Cross 1c -10c UN, 1899 4c/$1, 4c/$2, 4c/$5 CTO, Rhodesia 1896 Die I to 4/-, Die II to 10/- CTO. Seychelles 1890 to 1921 inc 1890 Die I 2c, 4c, 8c M/MLH, South Australia 1902-08 'Thin Postage' to 2/6 M/MLH, Transvaal 1885 to 10/-, 1895 to 10/- M/MLH. Zanzibar 1895 2½d on 1a, SG 22 M, 1899 to 8a G/FU. Few others, mostly F-VF cat £3100+ = A$5600. (610)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$750
(US$540)
(€458)
(£413)
A$
415
Canada 1859-1979 collection in Minkus illustrated album with 1859 1st Cents issues 1c QV (2), 5c Beaver (3), 10c Albert, 12½c QV & 17c Cartier (SG cat £400). 1868-77 Large Queens 15c (4), 2c & ½c (£250), 1870-94 Small Queens (14) to 10c (£155) & 1873 QV set of 6 to 10c (£60). 1897 Maple leaves to 8c & 1898 QV set to 20c (£250). 1903 KEVII to 20c (£60) & 1911 KGV to $1 (£45). 1928, '30, '35, '37, '42 & '46 Pic sets to $1 comp (SG cat £400) plus 1940s-70s Pics & Commems. Generally G-F/VFU SG cat £1800+ = A$3300. (630)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
416
Canada: 1859-99 QV accumulation inc 1859 Portrait & Pic 1c, 5c, 10c & 12½c inc shades. 1868-90 QV Large Queen vals to 15c. 1870-97 QV Small Queens to 10c inc shades & printings. 1893 Widow 20c. 1897 Jubilee ½c-5c. 1897-98 Maple leaves vals to 8c. 1897-98 QV Def set to 20c. 1898 Imperial Christmas 2c inc shades. 1899 Surch 2c on 3c Maple Leaves & QV Registration 1875-92 2c & 5c. Also Barnyards Caribou Express selection of 5 Local Post Labels inc Paid & Collect labels. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £4000+ = A$7500+. (1275)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
418
Canada: 1868-1960 Mint collection with QV (28) inc 1868-90 ½c (4), large size 12½c & 15c (2) -these all cat £1500, 1870s-90 QV ½c, 2c, 3c & 5c (£267), 1897-8 (7) ½c-5c (£210), 1898 Xmas (5, £140), KEVII to 7c, 1908 Quebec set ex 2c (£550), range of KGV era inc coils, 1927 'Historical' sets, 1928-29 Pic set ex 10c (£375) inc 2 extra 50c VF MLH (£300), 1930-31 (10) to $1 (£330), 1932 Citadel 13c (£85), 1935 Pic set ex 5c to $1 (£110), 1937-38 set, plus coils (£240), 1942-48 set, plus coils (£200+), 1946 Peace set, then comp to 1960, plus Special Delivery & Postage Dues. Typical sl mixed condition early inc some UN, o/w mostly F-VF M/MLH/MUH. SG cat £6800 = A$12,000. Also QV Postal Stationery (17) inc Postcards, Envelopes, & a Lettercard. (465). (P)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
432
China & Local Posts: 1878-1910 classic collection. 1878-83 large Dragon 3ca (looks doubtful). 1885-88 Small Dragon 1ca & 3ca. 1894 60th Birthday vals to 12ca (looks doubtful). 1897 Surch range ½c on 3ca, 1c on 1ca & 2c on 2ca. 1898-1910 Coiling Dragon & Camp vals to 50c. Locals selection inc Amos, Chinkiang. 1894 Mountain vals to 6c. Chunky 1894 Pagoda 4ca, Foochow 1895-96 Boat vals to 1c. Ichang 1894 Bird 1M. Wuhan 1894-95 ½c & 1c. Shanghai 1866 Dragon 2c & 1867-88 vals to 60c. 1890 Donbu Dragon vals to 15c. 1893 Arms vals to 20c. 1893 Jubilee 2c. 1893 Postage Due vals to 20c. Mixed condition but plenty G-VF M/U. SG cat £800+ excluding the doubtful earlies which cat an extra £1400+. (170)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
445
Collection in 5 older style loose leaf albums with much of interest with Egypt from early 1900s Pyramids to post-Millennium Pics inc 1926 King Fuad Birthday 50p & 1947 King Farouk £1 bicolour both MUH, SG cat £220, 1933 Aviation set M (£100) & 1946 Philatelic Exhib M/sheet pr (£200), total SG cat well over £650. PNG collection to mid-1970s inc 1950s Pics 10/- Map & £1 Fisherman opt SPECIMEN & others to 5/- VF CTO. Sudan from 1897 opts to 1950s Pics inc 1935 Surcharges (9) to 10P (cat £70). Then Hong Kong, Japan & Malaysia, GB inc KGV Seahorses to 5/-, Europe from Austria to Switzerland & mixed British Commonwealth to 1930s. Seven Seas Australian Territories hingeless album to mid-1980s (retail $220) inc Norfolk Is 1947 Ball Bay to 1974 UPU plus useful Christmas & Cocos Is Pic sets. NZ 1985, 86, 87 PO Year Albums & misc Australia & World Pics & Commems in 8 s/books inc San Marino Fall of Fascism opt on 5c brown MUH, variety 'double opt' (2 diff, Mi cat €100). GB 1952-82 Commems inc high vals & much more in 14 albums.
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
  A$550
(US$396)
(€336)
(£303)
A$
491
French 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$3500+. (58). (P)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€229)
(£206)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
541
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).
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
552
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)
  A$110
(US$79)
(€67)
(£61)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
A$
557
Iran - Persia: 1868-99 classic collection. 1868-76 Lion selection inc 1S black, 2S blue, 1K red plus shades & 8S green. 1879-80 Shah vals to 10S. 1881-82 Sun vals to 25c. 1885-86 Lion & Shah vals to 5Kr. 1885 Official h/s vals to 10c. 1889 Toughra & Shah vals to 5Kr. 1891 Lion & Shah vals to 5kr. 1894 Lion & Shah vals to 50Kr. 1897 Surch vals to 2Kr. 1897 Lion & Shah vals to 50Kr. 1898 Control Mark h/s vals to 50Kr. Most G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £1000+ = A$1800+. (315)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
640
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$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
654
North Borneo: 1883-1902 Classic collection inc 1883 Arms 2c. 1883 Surch '8 Cents' on 2c & 'EIGHT CENTS' on 2c. 1883 Arms 50c & $1. 1883 Arms 4c & 8c & 1886 ½c, 1c, 2c & 10c. 1886 'and Revenue' opt ½c & 10c. 1886 Surch 3c/4c & 5c/8c. 1886-87 Arms inscribed Postage to 10c. 1886-87 Arms 25c to $10 inscribed British North Borneo. 1888-92 Arms inscribed Postage & Revenue to 10c. 1890 Surch 2c on 25c & 8c on 25c. 1891-92 Surch 6c on 8c, plus 6c on 10c both inscribed Postage & Postage & Revenue. 1892 Surch 1c on 4c & 1c on 5c. 1894 Pic to 24c. 1894 Arms to $10 inscribed State of North Borneo. 1895 Surch $1 Arms set. 1897-1902 Pic to 24c, plus new inscription 10c & 24c. 1899 Large 4c opt Pic to $10. Postage Dues 1895-97 Pic opt to 24c & 1897-1902 opt to 24c. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U/CTO some mixed as expected. SG cat £4500+ = A$8500+. Useful lot. (107) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
656
Norway: Bypost Local Post collection 1865-1900 with good coverage inc Aalesund 1880 Fish 3o (5 colours). 1884 Monogram set perf & imperf. Arendal 1885 Ship set to 10o plus 1885 New Colours set to 10c. 1886 Newspaper Stamp. Bergen 1865 Arms 2Sk. 1869 Numeral 2K imperf & rouletted. Christiana 1890s Dog set 10o& 20o. Christianasund 1878 Typeset 10o. 1879 Andersen set to 10o. Drammen 1869-88 various issues inc 1869 Arms Is, 1875 '2B' blue, 1888 Typeset tete-beche 5o pr. 1887 Erickson Post to 10o. Horsens 1882 Anchor 5o. Grimstad 1887 Ship set to 10o. Hammerfest 1888 View set to 10o plus Surch. Holmestrand 1888 Typeset 3o, 5o & 10o imperf plus 3o perf. 1888 View set Kragero, 1886 Island set. Levanger 1888 Pic set. Mandal 1886 Tree set, Namsos 1888 Fish set plus Surch. Spitzbergen 1896-98 Polar Bears 5o, 10o & 20o. Stenkjaer 1888 Bear set. Tonsberg 1884-85 Arms to 10o perf & imperf. Tromso 1881-96 Reindeer selection to 25o. Trondheim 1865-67 monogram various types. 1860s-80s Numeral types. 1897 Pic set to 20o. Vadso 1893 Reindeer & Sled set. Vardo 1893 Ship set. Mostly G-VF M/U, 90%+ bring M. Impressive collection with many rare stamps. (183) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
674
Peru: 1858-99 classic accumulation inc 1858-60 Arms 1d & 1P plus shades & printings. 1862-66 Embossed Arms to 1P. 1871 Train 5c. 1872 Embossed Arms 1P. 1873 Lama 2c. 1874-79 Arms & Sun vals to 1S. 1880-85 War in Pacific range inc oval h/s to 10S, Chilean Arms opt to 1S & Arequipa Local issues. 1886 Arms & Sun set to 1S. 1894 opt Head to 50c. 1895 Liberty to 1S. 1896-1900 Portraits to 2S. 1896-1907 Parcel Post 1c & 2c. 1897 Postal Building set. 1899 Liberty 5S. BOB inc Officials & Postage Dues. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1500+ = A$2800+. (500)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
683
Portugal & Colonies: 1853-1905 Classics collection inc Angola 1870- 85 Crown to 200R. Angra 1897-1905 Carlos to 500R. Azores 1894 Henry to 150R. Cape Verde 1877-85 Crown to 200R & 1897-1905 Carlos to 500R. Funchal 1897-1905 Carlos to 500R. Lorenco Marques 1897-1905 Carlos to 700R. Macao 1884-85 Crown to 50R. 1897-1905 Carlos to 47a Mozambique Co. 1892-93 Embossed set to 300R. 1895-1902 Arms to 1000R. 1898 400th Anniv opt to 200R. Ponta Delgada 1897-1905 Carlos to 500R. Portugal 1853 Embossed Queen 25R. 1862-64 King Embossed to 100R. 1870-84 Embossed to 300R. 1895 St Anthony to 300R. 1897- 1905 Carlos to 500R. Congo 1894 Figures to 50R. India 1877-81 Crown to 300R. 1898-1905 Carlos to 1R. St Thomas 1870-85 Crown to 300R. 1887 Embossed to 200R. Timor 1898-1905 Carlos to 47a. Zambezia 1898-1905 Carlos to 400R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £8000+ = A$15,000+. (605) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
A$
701
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)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
705
San Marino: 1877-99 Classics inc 1877-99 Arms to 5L inc 30c brown UN (SG cat £1100, Exp Schiller) & 5L (£225). 1894 Palace & Regent set. Liberty 2c & 5c. 1897 Postage Dues to 10L. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £1680+ = A$3250+. (23)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
714
Spain & Colonies: 1850-1900 Classics collection inc 1850 Queen 6c, plus 1851, '52 & '53 6c issues. 1854 Arms 4c & 6c. 1855-59 Queen to 2R. 1860-61 Queen to 2R, plus 1862 & '64 to 2R. 1865 Queen & Arms to 2R imperf. 1879 King to 10P. 1889 Baby to 10P. Cuba 1855-61 Queen to 2R. 1860 Y¼ opt Queen 2R. 1871 Justice to 1P. 1878 King to 1P. 1880 King to 1P. 1896-97 Baby to 80c. Fernando Poo 1882-89 King to 10c. 1884-93 Surch 50c/2c. 1894-97 Baby to 25c. 1896-98 Surch 5c on 12½c. 1897-99 5c /2c. 1899 Curly Head to 60c. Philippines 1880-89 King to 25c. 1890-96 Baby to 80c. 1897 Surch 5c/5c & 20c/20c. 1899 USA Portrait opt to 15c. 1898-99 Revolutionary Govt inc telegraph & revenue. Puerto Rico 1873 opt King 25c & 50c. 1874-76 Opt King & Justice to 50c. 1877 King to 50c & 1878 to 1P. 1880 King to 1P. 1890-97 Baby to 80c. 1989-99 Curly Head to 60c. 1898-99 War Tax opts. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £7000+ = A$13,000+. (532) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
717
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)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
730
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)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
735
Tonga: 1886-97 classic accumulation inc 1886-88 King set to 1/-. 1891 FOUR PENCE on 1d. 1891 Stars opt 2d. 1892 King & Arms vals to 4d. 1893 Surch vals to 5d on 4d. 1894 SURCHARGE opt vals to 7½d. 1895 King George II vals to 7½d plus SURCHARGE 7½d opt 2½d pr. 1897 Pics to 5/-. 1899 T-L opt 1d. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £1100+ = A$2000+. (64)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
737
Tonga: Collection 1897-1940s 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)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
1644
1888-1910 Specialists accumulation of singles & blks inc varieties. 1892-1907 QV ½d green ranges inc M plate 3 & plate 4, blks inc marginal & cnr marginal blks with inscription, plus a useful selection inc pmks & shades. 1897-1910 Shield 1d range of blks of 4-6 inc wmks & shades. 1897-1907 QV 2d blks of 4-8 inc shades & wmks. 1888-89 OS opt Emu 2d blk of 12, plus blk of 10. 1888-89 Emu 2d left marginal single, error IMPERF at left between stamp & margin. Also OS opt Centenary 1d, bottom marginal with 'CP' monogram. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £600+, plus varieties etc. (215) (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
1672
1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH. SG 280-81 cat £300 for M, should be at least double £600 MUH. (2)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€397)
(£358)
A$
1673
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)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
1674
1897 Consumptives Home Charity 2/6, horiz pr, on unaddressed cover with 'Mosman AU 30 97 NSW' cds. VFU. SG 281 cat £450+ as loose stamps & 'from x2' on cover. Attractive. (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
1675
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)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1676
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)
  A$190
(US$137)
(€116)
(£105)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
1677
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)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1678
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)
  A$190
(US$137)
(€116)
(£105)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
1689
1888-1907 QV Mint collection/accumulation inc 1888-89 Centenary to 1/-, plus shades & perfs. 1890 Map 5/- (SG cat £275) & Carrington 20/- (£500). 1898-99 QV 6d green, plus perfs. 1897-99 QV to 2½d, plus perfs & shades. 1899 QV ½d green IMPERF horiz pr (£250). 1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1903 Commonwealth 9d. 1891 Surch set, plus perfs & blks. 1902-03 QV Pic to 2/6. 1905 Commonwealth 9d, plus pr. 1907 QV Pic to 10d. Mostly G-VF M, some mixed as expected. SG cat £4500+ = A$8500+. (200) (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
A$
1716
1890-1911 QV Used on pgs inc 1895-96 QV blank background, 2 cnr numerals set to 5d plus shades. 1897-98 QV 1d, plain roulette, black & plain roulette, horiz pr, perf & plain roulette single plus horiz pr. 1903-10 Commonwealth 9d selection inc wmk V/Crown & crown A plus shades. 1897-1907 QV 4 cnr numerals to 2/-, wmk Crown/Q plus shades & 1907-11 wmk crown A to 2/- plus shades. Also 1897-1911 QV vals to 1/- perf OS. F-VF U. SG cat £530+ plus premium for the scarce perf OS.
  A$170
(US$122)
(€104)
(£94)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
1721
1895-1911 QV blank background Used on pgs. 1895-96 2 cnr numerals set to 5d, plus shades inc 1d Colour Trial in orange-yellow. 1897-1907 QV set to 2/-, 4 cnr numerals, wmk crown Q inc shades & 4d Die I & Die II. 1903 Perf 12 issues inc ½d green, 1d & 2d. 1907-09 QV set to 2/-, wmk crown A, plus shades & 4d yellow & grey with both Die I & Die II. Also 1897-1907 perf OS, wmk crown Q to 1/- inc 4d yellow Die I & Die II, plus 1907-09 wmk crown A perf OS with 4d yellow Die I & Die II. F-VF U. SG cat £450+. Nice lot. (95)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1722
1897-1908 QV blank background, 4 cnr numerals, wmk crown Q inc set to 2/-, plus 1d, 2d, 2½d (3), 3d (4), 4d, 5d (3), 6d, 1/- (3) shades. 1894-1906 ½d (3 shades) perf 12½-13, plus the rare perf 12 (SG cat £110) & the 1d perf 12. F-VF fresh M/MLH. SG cat £440+. (29) (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1723
1897-1911 QV blank background Mint multiples of 4 cnr numerals. 1897-1908 1/- blk of 4 wmk crown Q. 1899-1906 QV ½d blk of 4 rare perf 12 (SG cat £440). Also 1d blk of 4 perf 12. 1907-11 wmk crown A set to 2/- inc ½d (2), 1d (2), 2d (3), 3d (2), 4d yellow, 4d black, 5d & 6d blks of 4, plus 1/- (2) & 2/- horiz prs. F-VF fresh M/MUH. SG cat £1190+= A$2300+, plus large premium for all the MUH stamps & rare multiples. (70)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
1724
1897-1908 QV Mint with 1897-1908 blank background, 4 cnr numerals range, wmk Crown/Q inc ½d, 2d blue, variety 'cracker plate', 2½d (3 shades) plus left marginal single, variety 'double perfs between stamp & margin', 3d (2 shades), 4d yellow, 5d (3 shades) plus pr, 6d (2 shades), 1/- (2 shades) & 2/- normal plus perf OS. 1899-1906 QV ½d. 1897-98 Roulette range inc horiz pr, plain roulette & perf, single plain & black roulette (2) & plain roulette single. 1900 Boer War Patriotic Fund set 1d & 2d. Most F-VF M/MLH. SG cat £1000+ plus premium for rare perf OS 2/-. (28) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
1725
1897-1908 QV blank background Mint of blks of 4 cnr numerals, wmk Crown/Q issue inc 1d blk of 4, 2d blk of 6 & blk of 4, 2½d red blk of 4, 2½d purple/blue blk of 4 plus perf OS blk of 4, 3d blk of 4, 4d yellow blk of 4, 5d black-brown blk of 4, 6d both shades ea in blk of 4, 1/- UL cnr marginal blk of 4 with error double perfs at left. 1899-1906 QV ½d blk of 4. 1897-98 1d Roulette inc plain roulette & perf blk of 4, plain roulette blk of 4 & black roulette, LR cnr marginal blk of 6 with sheet number 288. F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £685 for M singles, MUH should be at least double so est cat £1000+ for these plus premium for blks. (16 blks) (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
1726
1897-1908 QV blank background ½d to 2/-, horiz strips of 3, letters in 4 cnrs, wmk crown QV. VF CTO, 'Brisbane MY 11' cds. SG ex 232-54, 262 cat £217+ as singles, plus large premium for rare multiples. (10 strips of 3) (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
1727
1897-1908 QV 2d blue, blank background, 4 cnr numerals, wmk crown Q, variety 'cracked plate'. VF fresh MUH. SG 234a cat £200 for M, should be at least double, £400 MUH. (P)
  A$170
(US$122)
(€104)
(£94)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
1728
1897-1908 QV 2d blue, 4 cnr numerals, wmk crown Q, perf 12. VF fresh MLH. ACSC Q17. SG 234b cat £700. Rare genuine. 2020 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$475
(US$342)
(€290)
(£261)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€397)
(£358)
A$
1729
1897-1908 QV 2d deep blue, numerals in 4 cnrs horiz pr, wmk crown Q, perf 12½, 13 right stamp variety 'cracked plate'. VF fresh MLH. ACSC Q16d cat $154+, SG 235/235a cat £188+ as singles, plus premium for se-tenant pr. (P)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
1763
Collection: 1874-1901 Official OS opt collection inc SG type O1 on 4d, 6d, 1/- & 2/- plus shades & perfs inc 4d OS inverted. Also 1874-76 QV 1d green & 2d orange with type O1 opt plus shades & perfs & 1888-91 4d & 6d with type O1 opt. 1891 Surch 2½d on 4d, type 1 plus perfs, type 2 opt selection inc 1874-76 1d green & 2d orange plus shades & perfs. 1891-99 ½d, 4d & 6d plus perfs inc ½d variety 'no stop'. 1891-95 Surch set 29d on 4d & 5d on 6d inc 5d on 6d variety 'no stop'. 1897-1901 2½d & 5d. 1899-1901 OS wide spacing (SG type O3) vals to 6d plus 1d error opt inverted & 2d violet OS misplaced plus 5 with no full stop. Also 2 postal stationery ½d Newspaper wrappers. Departmentals inc 2d orange opt P & SM. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £1900+ = A$3500+. (125 + 2 wrappers) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
1791
Postmarks Numeral 1377 of Upper McDonald (RRRRR). Good near comp strike on 1897 Shield 1d pr. 810 of Barrigen near comp strike on QLD 1880s QV 2d, 738 of Quilpolly (RRRR) struck on 1897 QV 2d, 965 of Bell (RRR) 3 poor strikes in violet tying 2d QV strip of 3 to piece with accompanying 'Bell NO 13 1899/NSW' cds also in violet. Very scarce to rare Numerals. (4 items) (lot number out of order) (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
1833
1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d. VFU, Melbourne 97 or 98 cds. SG 353-354 cat £103. (2) (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
1834
1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MLH. SG 353-354 cat £150. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
1930
1897 Swan Internal Revenue 3d dull purple Postal Fiscal, wmk W Crown A. VF MUH, diag crease. SG F20 cat £120 for M, should be at least double, £240 MUH. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
1931
1897 Swan Internal Revenue 6d dull purple Postal Fiscal, wmk W Crown A. M, tiny imperfections, VF appearance. SG F21 cat £170. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
1932
1897 Swan Internal Revenue 1/- dull purple Postal Fiscal, wmk W Crown A. F-VF M. SG F22 cat £325. Rare mint. (P)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
1989
1897-98 QV Diamond Jubilee set ¼d to 2/6. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 116-124 cat £300. (9) (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2016
1897-1900 Arms 1d to 1/- plus 1901 New Colours set 1d, 4d & 6d. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 43-47, 57d-58 cat £117. (8). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2017
1897-1900 Arms 2/6 black & ultramarine. VFM. SG 48 cat £120. (P)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2018
1897-1900 Arms 3/- black & sea-green. VF fresh M, tiny crease LL cnr. SG 49 cat £350. Very scarce stamp. (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
2019
1897-1900 Arms 4/- black & carmine. VF fresh M. SG 50 cat £130. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
2020
1897-1900 Arms 10/- black & olive-green. VF fresh M. SG 50a cat £325. (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
2021
1897-1900 Arms £1 black & dull purple. VF fresh M. SG 51 cat £500. Rare high value. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
2023
1897-1903 QV & Lions 50R top value, wmk Crown CC reversed & shifted. Superb fresh MLH, nice original gum & excellent color. SG 99x cat £2750. Rare top value & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2300
(US$1656)
(€1403)
(£1265)
  A$3000
(US$2160)
(€1830)
(£1650)
A$
2024
1897-1903 QV Lions 1R grey-blue. VF M. SG 92 cat £130. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
2025
1897-1903 QV Lions 1R bright ultramarine. VF fresh M. SG 92b cat £550. Nice example of this scarce shade. (P)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€229)
(£206)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2101
1897 QV Jubilee set ½c - $5. Mostly F-VF M, $2 h/s SPECIMEN, $4 faded, $5 superb fresh & unusually W/C for these. Unitrade 50-65 cat C$11615/$3165. SG 121-40 cat £6000. (P)
  A$1400
(US$1008)
(€854)
(£770)
  A$2400
(US$1728)
(€1464)
(£1320)
A$
2102
1897 QV Jubilee 8c slate-violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 130(p) cat £55 as normal, Unitrade 56P cat C$140. Only 1150 printed.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
A$
2103
1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 133(p) cat £140 as normal, Unitrade 59P cat C$375. Only 850 printed. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2104
1897 QV Jubilee 50c ultramarine. VF fresh M. Unitrade 60 cat C$500, SG 134/135 cat £190. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
2105
1897 QV Jubilee 50c deep violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 137(p) cat £1000 as normal, Unitrade 62P cat C$800. Only 800 printed. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2106
1897 QV Jubilee $1 lake. F-VF fresh MLH. Unitrade 61 cat C$1200, SG 136 cat £550. (P)
  A$220
(US$158)
(€134)
(£121)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2107
1897 QV Jubilee $2 deep violet. F-VF fresh M. Unitrade 62 cat C$2000/$1200, SG 137 cat £1000. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
2108
1897 QV Jubilee $2 deep violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 137(p) cat £1000 as normal, Unitrade 62P cat C$800. Only 750 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2109
1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre. VF fresh M. SG 138 cat £1500, Unitrade 62 cat C$2000/$1200. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
2110
1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 138(p) cat £1500 as normal, Unitrade 63P cat C$800. Only 750 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2111
1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet. VF fresh M. SG 139 cat £1400, Unitrade 64 cat C$2000. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
2112
1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 139(p) cat £1400 as normal, Unitrade 64P cat C$800. Only 650 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2113
1897 QV Jubilee $5 olive-green. VF fresh M. SG 140 cat £1400, Unitrade 65 cat C$2000. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
2114
1897 QV Jubilee $5 olive-green, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 140(p) cat £1400 as normal, Unitrade 65P cat C$800. Only 800 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2132
1897-1918 Royal Portraits set ½d-5c. VF M. SG 83-90 cat £150, Unitrade 78-85 cat C$230 (8) (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2133
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)
  A$1300
(US$936)
(€793)
(£715)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
2161
1897 Red Revenue 1c/3c. F-VF M. Sc 78 cat US$325. SG 88 cat £500. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2162
1897 Red Revenue 1c/3c FM. Sc 78 cat US$325. SG 88 cat £500. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2163
1897 Red Revenue 1c/3c F-VFM. Sc 78 cat US$325. SG 88 cat £500. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2164
1897 Red Revenue 1c/3c & 2c/3c (both types). F-VFU. Sc 78-80 cat US$800. SG 88, 89, 93 cat £700. (3). (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
2165
1897 Red Revenue 2c/3c (2 cents in 2 lines). F-VFM, part gum. Sc 80 cat US$250. SG 89 cat £550. (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
2166
1897 Red Revenue 2c/3c (2 cents in 2 lines). F-VF M. Sc 80 cat US$250. SG 89 cat £550. (P)
  A$170
(US$122)
(€104)
(£94)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2167
1897 Red Revenue 4c/3c (large 4). VF UN. Sc 82 cat US$975. SG 90 cat £1400. (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€366)
(£330)
A$
2168
1897 Red Revenue 4c/3c (large 4). VFU. Sc 82 cat US$400. SG 90 cat £500. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2169
1897 Red Revenue $1/3c (large Chinese box). FU. Sc 84. SG 91 cat £3500. Rare high value. (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
(€1220)
(£1100)
A$
2170
1897 Red Revenue 2c/3c '2 cents' in single line. F-VF with red cds. Sc 79 cat US$350+. SG 93 cat £225+ plus premium for red pmk! (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2171
Impressive collection 1878-1907 inc 1878-83 Large Dragons 1ca green, 1ca deep green, 3ca brown-red (also forgeries of these & others not counted). 1885 Small Dragon 1ca, 3ca (2), 5ca (2). 1894 Dowager 1c & 3c M, 1c, 2c, 3c, 6c U. 1897 Surch on Small Dragon 1c on 3ca & 5c on 5ca M. 1897 Small Figures ½c, 2c (2), 4c. Surch large Figures 29mm 2c on 2ca UN (cat £650) & U (£cat 325), Large Figures Surch 1½mm ½c on 3ca M/UN/ U, 1c on 1ca 3 M/UN & 1U, 2c on 2ca M & U SG 88. 1897 Imperial Post set inc ½c 10M/3U, also 10c (7), 20c (2), 30c, 50c, 1900 Coil Dragons to $1 (3U) & to 30c M, 1905-10 to 16c M/U & others M/UN/U. Some mixed condition but many F-VF & SG cat £5300. A strong collection. (230) (P)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€915)
(£825)
  A$2500
(US$1800)
(€1525)
(£1375)
A$
2320
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)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2322
Marshalls: 1897-99 Marshall-Inseln opt Eagle 5pf green. VFU, 'Jaluit' cds. Mi 2I cat €550, SG G2 cat £650. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2325
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)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2326
South West Africa: 1897 'Deutsch-Sudwest-Afrika' opt Eagle 50pf chocolate unissued. VF fresh MLH. Mi II cat €280, SG footnote cat £325. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2708
1897-98 Pictorial 18c black & olive-bistre, Postage & Revenue, perf 14½d-15. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 99a cat £95. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2750
1897-1902 Pheasant 5c black & orange-vermilion, perf 14½-15. F-VF fresh M. SG100a cat £120. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€49)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
2751
1897-1902 Arms 6c black & bistre-brown, perf 13½-14. Vf fresh M. SG 101 cat £95. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
2752
1897-1902 Malay Dhow 8c black & brown-purple, perf 13½-14. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 102 cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2753
1897-1902 Malay Dhow 8c black & brown-purple, perf 14½-15. VF fresh MLH. SG 102b cat £55.
  A$35
(US$25)
(€21)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
2754
1897-1902 Bear 10c brown & slate-lilac. VF fresh MUH. SG 104 cat £150 for M, should be at least double £300 MUH. (P)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
2755
1897-1902 Crocodile 12c black & dull blue, compound perf 13½-14 (left, right & bottom) & 12-13 (top). VF fresh M. SG 106c cat £250. Rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
2756
1897-1902 Train 16c & chestnut, perf 13½-14. VF fresh MUH. SG 107 cat 140 for M, should be at least double £280 MUH. (P)
  A$230
(US$166)
(€140)
(£127)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
2757
1897-1902 Train 16c & chestnut, perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 107a cat £275. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2758
1897-1902 Arms 24c blue & lake, compound perf 13½-14 (top & bottom) & 12-13 (left & right). VF fresh MUH, top marginal. SG 109a cat £55 for M, should be at least double £110 MUH. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2759
1897 Mount Kinabalu 18c black & green inscribed 'POSTAGE & REVENUE', perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 110b cat £130 (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2760
1897 Mount Kinabalu 18c black & green inscribed 'POSTAGE & REVENUE', perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 110b cat £130. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2761
1897 Arms 24c blue & lake, inscribed 'POSTAGE & REVENUE', perf 13½-14. VF fresh MLH. SG 111 cat £130. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2762
1897 Arms 24c blue & lake inscribed 'POSTAGE & REVENUE', perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 111b cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
2763
1897-1902 Pictorial set 1c-24c inc both 2c lake & 2c green and 4c green & 4c carmine. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 92-109 cat £930. Rare set. (14) (P)
  A$650
(US$468)
(€397)
(£358)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€549)
(£495)
A$
2764
1897-1902 Pictorial 1c-24c opt SPECIMEN. Mostly VF M, 12c UN. SG 92s-109s cat £325. (14). (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2765
1897-1902 Dyak Chief 1c black & ochre, perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 93a cat £50.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€18)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
2766
1897-1902 Stag 2c black & lake, perf 13½-14. VF fresh M. SG 94 cat £65.
  A$45
(US$32)
(€27)
(£25)
  A$65
(US$47)
(€40)
(£36)
A$
2767
1897-1902 Stag 2c black & green, compound perf 13½-14 (top, bottom & right) & perf 12½ at left. VF fresh M. SG 95b cat £180. Rare. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2768
1897-1902 Sago Palm Tree 3c green & rosy mauve, perf 13½-14. VF fresh M. SG 96 cat £75.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
2769
1897-1902 Monkey 4c black & carmine, perf 14½-15. Vf fresh M. SG 99b cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2770
1897-1902 Monkey 4c black & carmine, compound perf 13½-14 (top & bottom) & 12-13 right & left. VF fresh MLH. SG99c cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€24)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
2771
1897-1902 Monkey 4c black & carmine, compound perf 13½-14 (top, left & right) & 12-13 bottom. Superb fresh MUH, top marginal. SG 99c cat £60 for M, should be at least double £120 MUH.
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
2772
1897-1902 'Postage Due' opt Pic 2c-8c, 3c opt with stop after Postage Due. VF fresh 4M/2UN. SG ex D12-19 & D27 cat £215. (6) (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
2989
1897-1919 collection comp with opt Eagle set 3pf-50pf inc extra shades of 3pf, 1901 Yacht set to 5Mk no wmk & 1914-19 wmk set epf-5Mk inc extra 5Mk, plus 'Lost Colonies' label. Mostly F-VF M/MUH. Mi 1-23 & 23BI cat €545, SG 1-23 & 23c cat £665. (23).
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
2990
1897-99 opt set 3pf-50pf. VF fresh M/MLH. Mi 1-6, SG 1-6 cat £120. (6). (P)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
A$
2991
1897-99 opt Eagle 25pf orange, error opt INVERTED. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 5(var), Mi 5bk cat €5000. Only 1 sheet printed, which was discovered before it was sent to the colony. Important New Guinea rarity - 1st example in MUH condition that we have ever offered. Exp Dr Lantelme BPP with photo cert. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1800)
(€1525)
(£1375)
  A$3500
(US$2520)
(€2135)
(£1925)
A$
2993
Collection 1897-1901 with opt Eagle set 3pf-50pf & 1901 Yachts comp to 3Mk plus Fournier forgeries to 80pf. F-VF M/MUH. SG 1-18 cat £225. Mi 1-18 cat €170 plus the forgeries. (27)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
A$
2996
1897 use of PPC Gruss aus Matupi' with harbour view, Japanese Station & young woman, franked Germany Eagle 10pf red, tied by KD Marine-Schiffspost No 7 29.7.97' cds of SMS MoweI. To Germany with Ellerbek arrival cds. Mi M47 cat from €120 on cover, Arge cat from €80 this cds on cover. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
2997
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)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
3003
Marshall Islands: 1897-1919 collection inc Marshall with 'c' 10pf & 20pf (2), 1899-1900 set ex 20pf, 1901 Yacht set to 5Mk no wmk & 1914-19 3pf & 5Mk with wmk. Mostly F-VF M/MLH. Mi 3II, 4II, & 7-27BI cat €547, SG 3, 4, & 5 - 25B cat £688. (26). (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
3276
1876-1960 Mint collection on leaves inc Lagos 1876 wmk CC 1d lilac-mauve, 1887 to 10/-, 1904-06 Defins set, Oil Rivers 1892 opts to 5d (extra 5d), 1894 to 1/-. 1894 new design to 1/- inc shades SG 51/56 inc 51a, 54a, 55a, 1897 to 10/- inc shades, perfs of ½d, 1d, 6d, 10/-, also 1897 1d orange-vermilion perf 15½-16 blk of 12. Northern Nigeria 1902 KEVII set to 10/- MMLH, 1910 KEVII to 10/-, 1936 Pic set to £1. 1938-51 Def inc 2/6 5 diff shades/perfs inc black & deep blue MUH, 5/- 4 diff perfs inc 13 x11½, 1953 QEII set to £1 MUH. Also Cameroon opt 1960 defs set MUH. Generally VF fresh M/MLH. SG cat £2250+ = A$4500. Attractive & valuable lot. (170+) (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
3464
1897 'POSTAGE & REVENUE 2½d' opt QV Stamp Duty 6d dull purple & green, opt SG type II. VF fresh M. SG 61 cat £150. Only 392 printed. (P)
  A$110
(US$79)
(€67)
(£61)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
3527
1897 SOUDAN opt Egypt Sphinx & Pyramid set 1m-10Pi. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-9 cat £200. (8) (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
3528
1897 'SOUDAN' opt 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, due to opt shift. Also opt is DOUBLE one albino with the albino in normal position in upper centre of stamps. VF fresh MUH, top stamp diag gum crease. SG 1(var). Extremely rare & spectacular. (6) (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
3529
1897 'SOUDAN' Opt Sphinx & Pyramid 1Pi ultramarine, bottom marginal 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.
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
A$
3556
1897 King Pictorial set ½d to 5/-, wmk Tortoises. VFU. SG 38-53 cat £180. (14). (P)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
A$
3557
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)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€55)
(£50)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
3567
Accumulation 1886-1980s in stockbook with 1886 Kings (14), 1895 King 2½d 6U (SG £180) plus 'Surcharge' opts ½d (3M) inc 'surchace' & 'BU' varieties (£240), 1d (5M & 1U, £550) & 7½d (7M & 2U, £495) other with annotated varieties, 1897-1940s Pictorials M/U to 1/-, various foil 'coin' types M, plus 'Free-forms' U (170), other odds. Then covers etc (30+) inc early Tin Can Mails, ca 1908 photo PPC (2), 1927 Reg covers with 7½d or 10d to Samoa, some 1960s-80 FDC, 1930 use of USA 2 Envelope uprated Tonga tied by boxed 'Niufoou' with cachet on reverse for 'US Naval Eclipse Expedition'. 1894 stampless cover with 'frank' h/s & some 'Paid Official' initialled h/s, plus Postal Stationery 'Local' Envelopes (2), PPC, Specimen Lettercard, & Reg Envelopes (5). Generally F-VF. SG cat £1800, plus covers etc. (330, 40 covers etc).
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
3577
Postmarks 1880s-1920s collection with Keppel's (4), Haapi/Haapia, Haabai (13) plus on PPC, Niuafook (6), Nukualofa (25) plus cover. Vavau (24) plus PPC. Various diff types of ea pmk inc cds & barred ovals, on variety of stamps inc rare bisect usages. Also inwards 1897 use of NSW 1d violet Postcard with printed heading on reverse with message regarding delivery of an order, with Vavau arrival b/s. SG cat £480+ as basic stamps. Beautifully written up on pages in SG binder Interesting lot for specialist (72, +2 PPC). (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€610)
(£550)
A$
3599
Literature: Small carton inc Robson Lowe Vol 4 'The Empire in Australia', Postal History of Solomon Is & Tonga (Proud 2006), SG Western Pacific cat, Tin Can Mail Cachets by Klug (1st & 2nd Ed), Tin Can Mail (Clark 1983), The Letters of Quensell (1990 & 98), The 1897 Issue by Mann, The 1d Otava Tree by Benson (3) & other small works etc. Plus a bundle of duplicated FDC 1980s (80+). (14 + FDC)
  A$100
(US$72)
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  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
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