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1917
1921 Broome-Perth intermediate FFC franked Kangaroo 2½d (2) tied by 'Broome 19 DE 21' cds, but plane damaged during forced landing & mails carried by ship to Perth. VF. AAMC 57b cat $1250. 2000 PRSL photo cert. (P)
  A$750
(US$518)
(€465)
(£398)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
385
1917 Montenegro Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG footnote, unpriced. (19)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
419
Bahamas: 1859-1979 Collection/ Accumulation in binder inc 1859-60 QV Chalon 1d imperf U. 1860-82 QV Chalon 1d, 4d & 6d range inc perfs, wmks & shades. 1884-90 QV vals to 6d. M&U Good coverage of 1917-18 WAR TAX opts inc 1917 Red Cross long '7' variety. 1921-37 KGV vals to 5/-. 1931-46 Great Seal 2/- & 3/-. 1938-52 KGVI vals to 5/-. 1942 Columbus opt vals to 1/-. 1948 300th Anniv vals to 10/-. 1954-63 QEII Pic to £1. Most F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £2900+ = A$5200+. (975).
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
420
Balkans: 1866-1980s ex dealer's stock in 3 binders & stockbook. Albania 1913 Eagle opt Turkey. 1914 opt Skanderbeg Postcard. 1914 Surch set 1917 Eagle set to 1Fr. 1928 opt King 1Fr-5Fr, plus 3Fr & 5Fr blks. Montenegro 1874-98 Prince to 50h inc perfs. Serbia 1866-68 Prince to 40p, plus Newspaper 1p & 2p perf & imperf. 1869-80 Prince to 50p. 1880 King set to 1D. 1894-1901 King to 1D, granite paper M. 1905-11 King to 5D. Bulgaria 1879 Arms 1Fr. 1881 Arms 25s. 1884 Surch 50s/1Fr, 3s/10s & 15s/25s. Earlies usual mixed condition, later mostly G-VF M/MUH/U. Mi STC €3800+ = A$5700+. (1600)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
428
Bosnia Herzegovina 1879-1918 Collection in s/book with 1879-1900 Arms (75) to 25k inc 1891 perf 10½ set U (SG cat £50+), 1898 perf 12½ sets M&U (£85). 1900 New Currency inc mixed perfs set M (£950) 25h imperf proof, 1K ribbed paper, some M large blks, perf 12½ set U, perf 10½ to 30h U. 1904 Postage Dues perf 12½ set U & perf 12½-13 set U, plus some mixed perfs. 1906 Pictorial 3 sets perf 12½, 9½ or imperf (£210), 1910 Birthday set M (£70), 1912 Pic new values M&U (£60) 1912 Franz Josef set to 72k M, all 1913-18 mostly both M&U, plus opt varieties, 1916 set M high values U, 1916 Dues sets M&U (£130), 1917 set M ex 3Kr, plus set U (£70). Lots of shades, perfs, wmks, varieties in Arms. Noted items alone cat £2000+, & all the others, est total A$6000+. (500+)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
504
Covers & Postal History 1835-1990s inc GB 1835 stampless letter, Poland German Occup (24) inc pictorial pmks, 'Deutsche Post Osten' opts etc, 1930s-50s Australia & World FFC & Airmail, Cocos 1969 set FDC, AAT 1st set FDC, Ceylon 1938 reg (3), Tonga Tin Can Mail (2), Iran 1940 reg to Bohemia (5), post WWII Germany Allied Occup (5), Peru (2), New Caledonia (3) inc 1917 Official with 'Gouverneur' cachet, 1928 Reg to Sydney & 1949 FFC to Paris, Japan used in Korea 1926 PPC with 'Gensan Chosen' cds to Australia from Navy ship Kirishima, Australia 1918 Infectious Disease Notices (3) -2 with KGV 1d red, Ecuador 1934 Reg to Australia. 90 with marked retail total of $3300, plus unpriced. (130)
  A$675
(US$466)
(€419)
(£358)
  A$950
(US$656)
(€589)
(£504)
A$
513
Covers - Postal History: Poland Austrian districts 1852-1917 inc stampless folded letters & wrappers from 1850s (14) inc in Yiddish, Court related, printed types inc Returned Letter advices, scarce 'Nach Abgang Der Post' 2-line h/s, 1860s (6) inc Military Duty Census form, printed Magistrates Court Dolina, 1870s (5) inc Free Franks, 1880-1904 (8) & 1917. Noted pmks of Lemberg cds & s/l types, Tarnow, Radomysl, boxed Przemysl, Bochnia, Cottschle, Neusandec, Jordanow, s/l Brzesko, Jaslo, Krahowice, Mogilany inc s/l, Wieliczka s/l, Jazlowiee, Dolina s/l, Krynica, Bierzanow, Tarnopol, Chrzanow, Lapanow, etc, plus Court etc cachets Arms, pictorial etc, plus use of Austria on cover (13) inc postal stationery (6) & Newspaper stamp on entire paper & Polish pmks on Austria stamps. Interesting lot. (47 covers/cards, 120 stamps)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
  A$950
(US$656)
(€589)
(£504)
A$
549
Finland: Collection to 2007 in near new Davo slip-case illustrated album (retail $220) with 1866 Roulette 5p purple-brown, 1875-95 Arms (16) to 1M grey or bi-colour. 1917 Lions set of 26 to 10M. 1919-21 Surcharges (7) near comp. 1930 Defs (18) to 25M. Then reasonably comp, 1940s onwards inc charities, Red Cross, TB, commems, Pics & Defs. Overall fresh & clean. G-F/VFU. (1300)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
643
Italy: 1863-1940s Collection/accumulation Used on hagners (+ some M), with 1863 nearly 4 sets to 2L (SG cat £920), 1878 opt Official 20c & 5L M (£1800), 1879 to 50c (£1056) inc 25c M (£950), 1889 set (£2350) inc 2 ea of 60c-5L, 1891 set (£310), then extensive range 1900 - inc 1910 Garibaldi 3 sets M (£655), 1911 Jubilee set (£170), 1912 St Mark's M, 2+ sets U (£290), 1917 both airmail opts M x 2, plus 2nd also U (£140), 1922 Congress opt 10c & 15c (£675), 1923 Black Shirt set M (£110), 1924 Trade opt set (£950), Def with advert tabs (9, £2260) inc 25c Tagliacozzo (£950), 50c Tantal (£190) & 1L (£950), Holy Year set (£190) & good range to 1942 inc 1934 Medal postage set M/U (£165), Postage Dues (£450) etc. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £16,000 = A$28,000. (700) (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
657
Liechtenstein: Collection to 2013 in near new Davo illustrated album (retail $200) with 1917 Defs set of 6, 1920 Defs set of 15 t 10K, 1925 Prince John Birthday set VFU (SG cat £75), 1930 Pics (7) to 60Rp UN (cat £225), 1945 Red Cross set CTO (£55), 1949 Paintings (6) to 120r CTO (£35). Then strength 1950-2000 with good range of Pics & Commems, plus 8 M/Sheets inc 1936 Philatelic Exhibition. Mixed UN/F-VFU. (1000)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
670
Montenegro: 1917 Govt in Exile in France King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
671
Montenegro: 1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in Cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, all in blks of 4 ,prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19 blks of 4)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
784
Turkey: 1865-1963 Collection on old pgs with 1865 types (40) inc 25Pi orange M (SG cat £300), 1876 types M/U (67) inc 20pa black & pink, 1Pi black & grey, 2Pi yellow (2) these all M/UN (cat £240), many more M, 1900-9 Tougra range, 1914 Pics M/U inc 25Pi green M (£120), 1915 Star & Crescent opts (25), 1917 Bull's Head opts (28) inc on 1865 types (10M, £430), 1876 types (4M, £170), 1901 type 5Pi-25Pi (M, £105) & other better, inc 1865 Postage Dues U 20pa-5Pi (£170), 1918-19 opts range, then to early 1960s inc Printed Matter 1901 5Pi U (£110), Dues, revenues & some Cilicie opts. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1700+. (900)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
839
Australia: WWI Cards (4) with 1916 'A Gallipoli Souvenir' with WR Birdwood portrait. Kodak PPC 'A Lonely Grave ANZAC', 1917 South Aust recruiting PPC, 1915 real photo PPC with Mounted Infantry Private Jim Atkinson on horseback dated 7/2/1915. Ca1916 photo of Flinders St Station with 'Seventh War Loan' placard, plus Norris (Books & Shoes) Parramatta Rd Annandale smaller than PPC size pictorial A for Artillery Boer War advertising card, plus 1982 photograph of Ralph Butcher ex Aust Naval Bridging Train that saw service in Gallipoli (7)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
877
Kangaroos on cover 1916-1947 with 1916 (6 May) Scone NSW to Washington DC USA franked ½d Roo, 2 x KGV 1d red tied by Scone cds -addressed to C. Richmond renowned ornithologist. 1917 (12th Feb) Censor cover Sydney to Netherlands with 3d Roo tied Sydney Meter cancel with Netherlands censor tape. 1917 (20th Sept) Censor cover Ballarat Vic to Netherlands with 2½d Roo tied by Ballarat machine cancel, alongside 'Passed' censor h/s. 1919 (4 Jun) cover Adelaide to USA Museum, Washington DC, with 3d olive Die I tied by Adelaide ' War Savings' slogan cancel. 1924 (19th July) OHMS cover National Museum Melb to Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC with 3rd wmk 3d olive Die I perf OS tied by 'British Empire Exhibition' slogan cancel. Also 1947 (16th April) long envelope Melb to Batavia with 2/- Roo (3), 1/6 Hermes tied by Melb cds. Some sl mixed condition but still attractive & better than fine. ACSC cat $770. (6)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
1279
1d Red semi-specialised Nov 1914 - July 1917 cover collection (60) inc Jan 16 perf OS/NSW from Copeland north of Taree (cat $50 x 2 for perf OS/NSW), June 1916 deep aniline red pr locally used Richmond VIC (cat $50), April 1916 (Shierlaw front) with 2d Postage Due attached, June 1916 Manly (NSW) to Canterbury (VIC). Mid 1915 Advertising fronts (3) & others mostly in the deep (aniline) red shades. ACSC cat $50ea, total $3000. Also PPC (20) inc some terrific scenes -Rosebud VIC, Sandy Bay TAS (real photo), Killmy & Tiger Snake, plus Nov 1914 Censored Melbourne-Washington USA. Dec 1914 Broken Hill - Wellington NZ & July 1917 Hindmarsh-Yarraville. Variable condition inc a useful range of G-F/VF. Total ACSC $4000 as cheapest (60+ covers, 20 cards)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1722
1917-18 KGV 2/- booklet with part contents of 1d red single wmk folded blk of 18, cover very deep red glazed stock with New Hebrides correct 1d rate, red interleaves. Superb fresh with the fragile glazed covers in pristine condition with original contents & staple never opened. ACSC/Pf B12Ba cat $5000 (for incomp booklet); SG SB4 cat £3500+ & greatly undercatalogued as these 2/- booklets are many times rarer than the later 2/3 booklets. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$2300
(US$1587)
(€1426)
(£1219)
  A$3500
(US$2415)
(€2170)
(£1855)
A$
1911
1917 Hamilton-Melbourne Basil Watson Postcard with 15 FEB departure cds, franked KGV 1d red tied by double oval 'Aerial Mail Melbourne 27 FEB 1917' pmk. VF. AAMC 12 cat $600+. Only 299 flown. (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
A$
1912
1917 Mt Gambier-Melbourne Basil Watson pictorial FFC (flts) with 'Mt Gambier 15 FE 17' cds, franked KGV 1d red tied by 'Australian Aerial Mail Melbourne 27 FEB 1917' special oval pmk. AAMC 10 cat $600. 371 flown. (P)
  A$160
(US$110)
(€99)
(£85)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
A$
1913
1917 Adelaide-Gawler Carey pictorial FFC franked KGV 1d red tied by 'Adelaide NO 23 17' cds. F-VF. AAMC 16 cat $2750. This is the actual card illustrated in AAMC! Extremely rare. (P)
  A$2200
(US$1518)
(€1364)
(£1166)
  A$3000
(US$2070)
(€1860)
(£1590)
A$
2309
Lettercard: 1917 KGV full face 1d yellow-brown reissued inner reply card perf, with view 'Albert Bridge Queensland' VF UN, trimmed at side. ACSC LC32(3A) cat $200. (P)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
A$
2310
Lettercard: 1917 KGV full face 1d red-brown reissued inner reply card, with view 'Viaduct Near Adelaide SA' VF UN, sl perf reinforcing. ACSC LC32(136A) cat $200. (P)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
2311
Lettercard: 1917 KGV 1d dark violet reissued reply perf inner half, view 'Viaduct near Adelaide'. VF UN. ACSC LC32(136A) cat $200.
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
2555
Postmarks Numerals: Massive collection in 5 large volumes with around 1150 diff, 1 to 2094 plus many cancel variations with RRRRR (11 diff), inc 193 m/s on 1888 1d Cent, 390 (2R20), 398 (on Vic 1912 1d opt), 420 (type B), 639, 1029, 1248, 1315, 1323, 1695 & 1737 (most not photogenic). RRRR (50 diff plus uncounted extras) inc 13 (type 3), 17 (type 3a), 71 (type 2), 95 (NSW), 151 (type 2c), 169, 242 (type 3), 346, 366, 449, 646, 666 (blue, unique?), 751, 932, 1054, 1166, 1196, 1246, 1272, 1312, 1468, 1554, 1623, 1664, 1684, 1688, 1758, 1858, 1903, 1941, 2031, 2071 & 2094 (these all F-VF clear strikes). RRR (120) with over 110 diff inc 8 on 6d Diadem imperf wmk 8, 49 on 6d brown Diadem imperf wmk 8, 75 (type 2), 144 (type 3), 192, 370 (on 1d roo), 542 (type 3), 562, 625, 715 (tied), 820, 901, 962, 965 (violet), 996, 1060, 1129, 1272 (tied), 1351, 1388, 1403, 1409, 1471, 1512, 1535, 1679 (tied), 1805, 1833, 1857, 1895, 1908, 1917, 1947, 1987, 2030, 2049 & 2067. RR (210) with 170 diff inc 1850s Barred Numerals 7 (superb), 15 (on 1d Laureate 'no leaves' pr), 39 (on 6d Laureate) & 43 (on 1d brick Laureate), 50 (on 3d Laureate no wmk pr), 55 (on 6d brown Laureate), 90 (2) on Sydney View 1d & 6d Laureate Plate 2. Other pmks of note inc Drayton NSW, Ipswich NSW & Brisbane NSW cds tying 85, 87 & 95 to 2d Diadems to envelope pieces, registered h/s, plus 100s of R, SS &S rated strikes. A monumental collection assembled over a period of more than 20 years. Est retail $40,000. (3950 items). (P)
  A$6500
(US$4485)
(€4030)
(£3445)
  A$9000
(US$6210)
(€5580)
(£4770)
A$
3088
1917 Koritza Provisional Eagle set 1c-1Fr inscribed 'Vetqeveritare' VFU, tied to separate pieces by Korytsa March-August cds. SG 67-74 cat £95+, Mi K3-10 cat €100+. (8). (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
3658
Italian POs: 1917 'TIENTSIN 6 CENTS' h/s opt 15c. VF fresh MUH. SG 33 cat £1700 for M, so at least £3700 MUH, Sass 3 cat €5500. Extremely rare in genuine MUH condition. 2012 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2800
(US$1932)
(€1736)
(£1484)
A$
3730
Aitutaki: 1917-18 opt KGV 3d chocolate se-tenant vert pr, top stamp perf 14x13½, lower perf 14x14½. VF MUH. SG 16b cat £30 for M, should be at least double £60 MUH.
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
A$
3731
Aitutaki: 1917-18 'AITUTAKI' opt KGV 3d chocolate, left marginal se-tenant vert pr, perf 14x13½ top stamp & perf 14x14½ bottom stamp. VF M/MUH. SG 16b cat £30.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$21)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
3736
Penrhyn: 1917 KGV opt set 2½d to 1/- in 2 perf setenant vert prs. VF fresh MLH/MUH. SG 24b-27b cat £270+. (4 prs). (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
3783
1918/19 Use of Austria 8h Post Cards uprated 1916 or 1917 Newspaper Express 2h or Hradcany 3h, tied by various pmks. Scarce mixed frankings. (3)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
3784
1918/19 Use of Austria 8h Post Card uprated 1916 or 1917 Newspaper Express 2h, tied by indistinct cds. Scarce mixed frankings. (2)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
3939
1917 Postage Dues in black on laid yellowish paper, SE-TENANT STRIP of 4: 1d + ½d + 4d + 3d, imperf at top as from edge of sheet. VF UN as issued, a couple perfs expertly rejoined, which is not visible at all & of hardly any importance. SG D1a cat £10,000 & much under- catalogued as only several such strips known (SG D1, D2, D4 & D5 cat £4100 as single stamps alone & hardly ever seen as unused singles). Great rarity for the Fiji specialist or Postage due collector, as this is an item that has been missing even in some of the greatest Fiji collections. 2013 Ceremuga photo cert. (4) (P)
  A$7000
(US$4830)
(€4340)
(£3710)
  A$10000
(US$6900)
(€6200)
(£5300)
A$
3940
1917 Postage Due 2d black, wide setting. Superb fresh UN, as issued. SG D3 cat £325+. Only 2604 printed & vast majority used. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
3975
1908-31 Postage Dues with 1908 20c, 30c (2 shades), 50c & 60c. 1917 Surch set 20c/30c & 40c/50c. 1926 Surch 50c/10c. 1927-31 1Fr purple & green, 2Fr blue & 2Fr brown 1929-31 Surch 1,20Fr/2Fr & 5Fr/1Fr. Almost all diff. Almost all F-VF M/MUH. Yv cat €1100+, SG cat £1200+ = A$2100+. (17). (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
3980
1917 Montenegro Govt in Exile in France King set 1pa-5Per, opt in Cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19) (P)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
5290
1917-21 CHINA opt KGV 1c-$1, wmk mult crown, plus extra 1c, 50c (2) & $1 SG listed shades. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-13 & 13a cat £569. (14) (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
A$
5291
1917-21 CHINA opt KGV set 50c-$10, opt or h/s SPECIMEN, wmk mult crown. VF fresh M/MLH, all with excellent bright colours. SG 12-17s cat £2250. (6) (P)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
  A$3000
(US$2070)
(€1860)
(£1590)
A$
5292
1917-21 'CHINA' opt KGV $5 green & red on blue-green (olive back). VF fresh MUH, right marginal. SG 16 cat £350 for M, should be at least double, £700 MUH. (P)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
5896
1917 'Red Cross 2c' opt KGV 3c, variety no stop after 'c'. M, small tear, VF appearance. SG 216a cat £475. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
5905
1902-41 Collection on pgs inc 1902-03 KEVII 1c-$5. 1903-04 KEVII set to 8c. 1904-10 KEVII to $5 wmk mult crown. 1906-07 Straits opt Labuan Crown to $1. 1906-12 KEVII to $5. 1912-23 KGV to $25 wmk mult crown, plus shades & dies. 1917 Red Cross opt set. 1921-33 KGV to $25 wmk script, plus shades. 1922 Malaya Borneo opt to 45c wmk mult crown, & to 10c wmk script. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1936-37 Palm Trees set to $5, plus Die II. 1924-26 Postage Due set to 12c. Postally G-VFU. SG cat £4000+ = A$7200+. Very nice collection. (195). (P)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
5992
Trengganu: 1917-18 'Red Cross' opt 8c+3c red horiz gutter pr, variety left opt shifted up & left, right stamp down & right. VFM. SG 19(var). Interesting item.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$21)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
5993
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red, 4c+2c orange & 8c+2c ultramarine, blks of 4, UL stamp in ea variety comma after '2c'. VF fresh MUH (4c MLH). SG 19/19a, 20/20a, 22/22a cat £49 for M singles, while MUH should be at least double £76+ plus premium for scarce se-tenant multiples. (3 blks)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
5994
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red se-tenant vert pr, top stamp variety 'SS' inc 'CROSS' inverted. VF M/MUH. SG 19/19b cat £426. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
5995
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red blk of 4 with variety '2 in thick bold type' at UR. VF fresh MUH. SG 19/19d cat £24 for M, should be at least £48 MUH.
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$17)
(€16)
(£13)
A$
5996
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 3c+2c red, se-tenant horiz pr, right stamp variety '2' thick blk type. F-VF MUH. SG 19/19d cat £23 for M, should be at least double, £46 MUH.
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£5)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
5997
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange, variety 'SS inverted'. Superb MLH. SG 20b cat £2000+. Extremely rare error on this value as it was quickly corrected. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1550)
(£1325)
A$
5998
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange left margin horiz pr with variety 'CSOSS' on left stamp. VF fresh MUH. SG 20/20c cat £182+ for M, should be at least £364 MUH, plus premium for se-tenant pr. (2) (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
5999
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 4c+2c orange, variety 'CSOSS' for 'CROSS', plus opt shifted & diag angled. VF fresh MLH. SG 20c(var), normal error cat £180 alone, while opt shift should be at least +50%, so £270+. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
6000
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 8c+2c ultramarine, se-tenant vert pr, bottom stamp variety 'SS' in 'CROSS' inverted. Superb MLH/MUH, variety stamp MUH. SG 22/22b cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MUH, plus premium for pr. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
A$
6001
Trengganu: 1917-18 Red Cross opt 8c+2c horiz left margin pr, error 'CSOSS for CROSS' at left. VF fresh MUH. SG 22/22c cat £151 for M, should be at least £302 MUH, premium for se-tenant pr (2) (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
6174
1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote, unpriced. (19) (P)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
6175
1917 Govt in Exile King set 1pa-5Per, opt in cyrillic 'Free Montenegro', plus Postage Dues 5pa-50pa & AR 10pa & 25pa, all in marginal blks of 4, prepared in France but unissued. VF MUH. SG mentioned in footnote but unpriced. (19 blks of 4) (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6187
French Currency: 1917-32 opt KGV Seahorses set, wmk Simple Cypher, being UPU distribution 'specimens' with the 2/6 & 5/- opt SPECIMEN & the rest normals. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 191-99 & 200-201s cat £187. (11) (P)
  A$160
(US$110)
(€99)
(£85)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
A$
6261
1917-30 issue ½a black on thin native paper, comp imperf sheet of 64 (8x8), from setting 12 inc 4 inverted cliches (pos 1, 6, 7, 8) giving 4 tete-beche prs. F-VFU with telegraph cancels, some aging. SG 34/34a cat £634 as tete-beche prs & singles, plus premium for full sheet. U sheet must be rare. (P)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6262
1917-30 issue 4a green blurred impression on native paper imperf, irregular blk of 8 with inverted cliche at third position down right side, giving TETE-BECHE vert pr or strip of 3. Stamps VF fresh UN as issued, full margins all around. SG 41/41a cat £556, plus premium for scarce blk. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
6277
New Guinea - German: 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$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6643
1917 'ONE PENNY' opt Lakatoi 2/6 rose-carmine, wmk INVERTED & vert instead of sideways. Important discovery of which only 1 sheet of 40 existed (note: no other vert-upright wmks are known on any of the 'One Penny' opts). Superb MUH. SG 111w newly listed at £2500 for M, should be double, £5000 MUH. Great addition to any specialist collection of Papua. Similar examples sold for between $2000+ & $3000+ in our previous auctions. 2011 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1550)
(£1325)
A$
6821
Poland: 1916-17 Sosnowice Local Post specialist collection on 3 exhibition pages, inc 1st Arms issue both M & U sets, plus set U blks of 4, 2nd issue 'stripe' opts issue both M & U sets, 3rd Triangle issue M & U on piece, plus another used on local cover tied by boxed pmk. Plus both issues of Arms postal cards UN, as well as very rare 1917 inwards postcard from Zawiercie with boxed violet 3kop local post h/s for the delivery fees (est €1000).VF fresh condition, M/U. Mi est cat €2600+. All stamps expertised Mikstein, Jungjohann, Ceremuga AIEP etc. A very interesting collection. (18 + 4 cards/covers)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
6876
Mozambique Company: 1917 Red Cross opt set 2½R-700R. VFM. SG 189-95 cat £450, Afinsa 107-13 cat €535. Rare & undercatalogued set. Nucleo Filatelico photo certs for ea. (7). (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
A$
6877
Mozambique Company: 1917 Red Cross opt set 2½r-700R. VFM. SG 189-95 cat £450, Afinsa 107-13 cat €535. (7). (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6912
1917 'Half Penny' opt KGV Admiral 1d rose-carmine, error opt INVERTED, plus variety 'spaced n y'. VF fresh MLH. SG 280ac cat £1200+ for normal inverted, the variety on non inverted is x3, thus inverted with variety would be £3600+. Only total of 120 printed, so only 18 with variety. 2007 BPA photo cert for strip of 3 it came from. (P)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
6913
1917 'Half Penny' opt KGV Admiral 1d rose-carmine, error opt INVERTED, plus variety 'spaced n y'. VF fresh MUH, nice never hinged original gum. SG 280ac cat £1200+ for normal inverted M, should be at least double, £2400+ MUH, plus the variety on non inverted is x3, thus inverted with variety would be £8200+. Only total of 120 printed, so only 18 with variety. Copy of 2007 BPA photo cert of strip of 3 it came from, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2800
(US$1932)
(€1736)
(£1484)
A$
6948
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k red blk of 4. VF fresh MLH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
6949
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k red blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6950
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 7k brown right marginal blk of 4. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Champion. (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
6951
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 7k brown blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 3M/1MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6952
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown, left marginal blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2M/2MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6953
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VF fresh M. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
6954
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10 on 7k brown, left marginal blk of 4, error opt on reverse. VF fresh MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6955
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10 on 7k brown, blk of 4, error opt on both front & back, opts INVERTED & on front opt is REVERSED! VF fresh 1M/3MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6956
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6957
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10/7k brown blk of 4. VFU, on piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6958
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 20/14k green, left marginal blk of 4, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2M/2MUH. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
6959
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 20/14k green blk of 4. VFU, on piece '8-5-17' cds. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6960
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 50k grey & brown blk of 4. VFU piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6961
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' pink opt Romanov 50k grey & brown blk of 4. VFU piece. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6962
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, marginal blks of 4 stamp currency printed on card. VF UN as made. Scarce historical items! Exp Trachtenberg. (3 blks). (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
6963
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card, error opt DOUBLE one INVERTED! F-VF UN as made, cnr stain. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
6964
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
6965
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' scarlet & red opts Romanov set 10k, 15k, & 20k, blks of 4 stamp currency printed on card. VFU 'Petrograd 3.5.17' cds. Scarce historical items! (3 blks). (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6966
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 10k blue blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card. VFU. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
6967
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt on printed side (not portrait). VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6968
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
6969
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 15k brown, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt INVERTED & DOUBLE! VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6970
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green blk of 4 stamp currency printed/card, error opt DOUBLE one INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6971
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green, blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card, error opt DOUBLE. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6972
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20k green blk of 4 stamp currency printed on card. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
6973
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opt on Romanov 10k blue, blk of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.4, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6974
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blocks of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet newspaper Izvestia No 4. UNC as made. Exp Trachtenberg. Very scarce & historical items! (3 blks) (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
A$
6975
1917 Russian Revolution 'Abdication' opt on Romanov 15k brown, blk of 8 stamp currency printed on card, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.4, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical item! Exp Trachtenberg. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
6976
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opt Romanov 4k red blk of 12, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia no.5. VF fresh 6M/6MUH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
6977
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opt/Romanov 7k brown blk of 12, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia no.5. VF fresh MUH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
6978
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opt/Romanov 35k green & blue blk of 12, opt being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia no.5, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh 2MLH/10MUH. Scarce historical item! (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
6979
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blocks of 12 stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet newspaper Izvestia No 5. UNC as made. Exp Trachtenberg. Very scarce & historical items! (3 blks) (P)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
6980
1917 Russian Revolution 'Proclamation' opts on Romanov set 10k, 15k & 20k, blks of 12, stamp currency printed on card, opts being the text of the front page of Soviet Newspaper Izvestia No.5, error opt INVERTED. VF UN as made. Scarce historical items! 15k Exp Trachtenberg. (3 blks of 12). (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
6981
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Arms formular postcard (Arms at top left -Mi unlisted), uprated with 1917 Chainbreaker 35k blue & 70k brown, tied by 'Riga 3 3 19' cds, with Registered receipt on back. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6982
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt POW postcard (Mi unlisted), uprated with same opt on Romanov 4k, 7k & 20/14k, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
6983
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 4k postcard (Mi P28) uprated same opt Romanov 7k & 20/14k green, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6984
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Arms 3k lettercard (Mi K11), uprated same opt Romanov 4k, 7k, 10/7k brown & 20/14k green, tied by Ekaterinaberg 17.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Very rare historical item. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
6985
1917 Russian Revolution 'Crossed Swords & Cap' red opt Romanov 20/14k envelope (145x120mm, Mi U57 cat €275++) uprated same opt Romanov 4k & 7k blks of 4, tied by Ekaterinaberg 1.2.18 cds, with registered label & receipt. Spectacular cover of great historic interest. (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
A$
7004
Czechoslovak Army in Russia: 1917 use of Russia Arms 3k postcard uprated 2k with violet Russian language unit cachet used as cancel, message headed ' 14 XI 17'
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
7348
1917-21 GEA opt KGV 50R carmine & green top value. Stamp Superb fresh MUH with pristine never hinged original gum, top marginal. SG 62 cat £750 for M, should be at least double, £1500 MUH. Beautiful quality. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
  A$2500
(US$1725)
(€1550)
(£1325)
A$
7349
1917-21 GEA opt KGV 50R red & green top value. VF fresh MLH. SG 62 cat £750. (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
A$
7462
1917-18 Enver Pasha & Kaiser Wilhelm on Battlefield 5pa brown-red & St Sophia & Obelix 10pa green, unissued designs, made into emergency currency by being affixed to salmon/greenish paper & perf again. Superb UN as made. SG see footnote after 915, Sc 549-50 cat US$250 as M. Pick 116-117. Interesting WWI items. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
7463
1917-18 Howitzer artillery 2pa violet, IMPERF UR cnr marg blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH, 4 large margins. SG 916(var), Mi 629(var). Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (4) (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
7464
1917-18 Howitzer artillery 2pa violet, IMPERF vert pr. Superb fresh MUH, 4 large margins. SG 916(var), Mi 629(var). Rare as only 1 sheet recorded. (2) (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
7843
Thailand: The Waterlow Proof Sheets 1917-60. By P Collins, 64 pgs, pub Robson-Lowe c.1980. Near new.
  A$30
(US$21)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$50
(US$35)
(€31)
(£27)
A$