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1871-76 Hope Seated ½d grey-black, wmk crown CC, & right pane of 60 with full margins & Plate no 1. Stamps VF MUH all never hinged, few sl tropical spots on gum. SG 28 cat £2400 as M singles, should be at least double, £4800 MUH, plus premium for very rare full pane. (P)AVAILABLE at A$750
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1930s-40s imprint blks of 4 collection (160) inc KGV SM wmk 1½d red perf 14 Mullett imprint at top (ACSC unlisted) & CofA wmk 1½d, 4d, 5d (ACSC cat $850), 1934 Airmail 1/6 dull claret on surfaced paper McCracken imprint, variety double perf in lower margin (toning on gum), 1930s 2d Commems (20) to 1937 NSW Sesqui (cat $400+). 1937-40 KGVI Defs (18) to 1/4 & Zoologicals (14) to 1/- mixed Ash, McCracken & Authority imprints. 1945 Kangaroo 2/- Authority imprint (cat $100). 1945-51 Commems (50) inc comp sets to 1951 Federation. 1942-52 KGVI Defs (53) to 2/6 Aborigine. Total est ACSC cat for 160 imprints $3000 plus another 60 KGVI era imprint prs. Then 1930s Commem plate numbers (50) inc Sturt 3d plates 1 & 2, Sturt 1½d set of 8 (2 sets), 1931 Kingsford Smith 2d set of 8, 1936 Cable 2d set of 4 LL cnrs inc No. 4 with 'weak entry' variety (cat $80), 1929 Swan 1½ odds (5) & 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee 2d odds (4). Also some extras/bits & pieces inc 1950s Commems inc large multiples. Some reverse sun-tanning to the gum due to poor storage conditions, generally rust-free M/MUH. Total ACSC cat $4000+. (210 + blks & many others)SOLD at A$800
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1932 Kooka 6d brown (4600) in neat bundles of 100. Ex Arnold Wheeler stock, almost certainly not checked for inv wmks. Also 1945 5½d Gloucester (80) & 1937 NSW Sesqui 9d (26, retail $300). G-FU.SOLD at A$250
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Covers: 1930s-70s varied accumulation with 1940 (May) KGVI Postal Card from Sydney uprated for Airmail to (occupied) France with 'Passed by Censor' & 'Undeliverable Return to Sender' cachets in violet on front & red 'Dead Letter Office/Sydney/9 AU 40' cds b/s. Other Airmail covers with 1940s Long envelopes (17) all to NZ with a variety of frankings to 1/- Mitchell, 1/6 purple Hermes & 2/- maroon Kangaroo, with up to 4 colour frankings & 1930s-70s First Flight/Commem Flight covers (50) inc 1929 Forrest (WA) - Adelaide (AAMC 137a cat $50) & Melbourne-Perth ($25). 1934 Aust-NZ (2 diff), 1934 (Dec) Aust/England flight to Pankhabari India (AAMC 470L cat $50), 1952 Aust-South Africa FFC, underpaid & with 5d Postage Due pr added pmk Sydney, 1953 Coronation Flight group & 1976 50th Anniv selection. Then Rockets & Space collection (64) inc DEC 1967 Europa 1 Rocket Flight (AAMC cat $50), 1969-72 Apollo Moon Mission Commems (36) & 1979 Sky Lab Crash Cover!. Victoria 1940s States Rivers OHMS covers/fronts (30) & 1920s KHV 1d perf OS covers (2) to Bingerra or Warren. Finally 1930s-60s FDC mess (50) inc 1937 KGVI 3d blue. 1938 KGVI 1½d brown, 1944 KGVI 2d mauve blk of 4, 1945 Gloucester, 1946 Mitchell (these cat $255) & others to 1970 Christmas. A most eclectic array with the Apollo Space covers not often seen. (215+)SOLD at A$475
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1850s-1950 Europe: Sets etc on dealer sale cards with Albania 1938 Wedding set, Austria 1850s Arms with Croatia pmks of 'Csakathurn' or 'Sissek', Bohemia 1939 opt set MUH (Mi cat €75), Czechoslovakia 1930 Air set MUH (€45), Montenegro 1896 Monastery 2n imperf pr with double frame, Yugoslavia 1920 King 10K blue on carton paper, 1943 Exiled Govt (2 sets), plus '1945 opt (2 sets), Slovenia 1945 opt set (£50), 1950 Tito set (€30), other odds inc mis-perfs, opt offsets etc, plus San Marino 1926 Surch (€20) & Latvia 1st issue 5k red blks of 8 on plain paper or on back of old maps, & 1918 Reg cover franked perf blk of 4 & imperf gutter pr. Total marked vendor cost $790. (127)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1860s-1950s Europe ex-dealer's stock in thick 64pg Kabe s/book with Sweden (900) inc 1870s ring types (70), various King's heads. 1924 UPU to 30o, Crown/Posthorn types, Commems, Dues & Officials. Norway (1000) inc 1863 4sk & 1867 4sk (2 ea), large Posthorn range inc 1871 2sk, 1877 sans-serif Norway (46), 1907 King high vals (15), Lions, Commems, Officials & Dues. Bulgaria (1000) from 1879 inc many Arms & Surch, 1900-20s Kings, Pics & Postage Dues to 1945. Belgium (150) from 1910 Exhib inc Charleroi opt set U (€75), San Marino (350) good range with 1877-94 (48) inc 10c blue, 30c brown & 40c purple all UN (€1860), Romania (930) 1873-1945 from early Kings (100), 1906 Charity sets (5), 1903 PO set M etc to 1940s inc 1919 Transylvania opts (55, €350+). Switzerland (650) inc imperf Helvetias (8), lots of later Helvetia to 3Fr, 1920s Airs inc 40c green, Commems, Pics, Defs etc. Montenegro & Serbia (800) ranges of Heads etc & finally an Italy 1860s Grazioli essay & Papal States 50b blue F-VF U with Pfenniger cert (Sass cat £3250). Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. Virtually nothing after 1945. Mi cat 15 years ago was €18,000 = A$28,500 while current SG cat would be higher. (6000) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1300
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1920s-70s World Aviation & Flight cover collection noted Belgium 1937 (22nd Sep) Zeppelin Flight cover to Buenos Aires. 1962 Flight cover Brussels to New Amsterdam (French Ant Territories). Br Guiana 1945 Censored Flown cover to USA. El Salvador 1947 Flown Censor cover to Brit Zone - Germany. Brazil 1941 FFC Natal Brazil to Leopoldville. Fiji 1941 FFC Suva to San Francisco (& Baltimore). India 1937 FFC Delhi to Bombay. Japan 1947 Round-the-World Flight cover, New Zealand 1940 cover NZ to New Caledonia carried on NZ-USA flight. Nigeria 1941 FF cover Lagos to Bathurst Gambia. Netherlands Indies 1932-33 selection of Flown covers to Germany or Netherlands. USA selection 1926-77 (25 covers) inc 1926 FFC Las Vegas to LA. 1927 FFC Youngstown to Massachusetts via Cleveland to Pittsburgh First Flight franked 1923 8c Air. 1928 FFC Houston to Chicago via Dallas-Galveston route, 1928 FFC Atlanta to New Orleans plus a useful selection of other frankings & markings mostly VF. (56)SOLD at A$200
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1945 Burma War Savings 'PO 5-Year Cash Certificates' all diff with 10R series A1 watermark error 'GOVT OF INDIA & stars', then others all correct wmk 'GOVT OF BURMA & elephant' 10R series A1, 20R series B1, 20R series H1 with 'Joint Certificate Class A' imprint at top, 100R series D1, 100R series K1 with 'Class A' imprint, 500R series E1, 500R series L1 with 'Class A' imprint, & 1000R series F1. All large banknote size format, with British Burma coat of arms at top middle. Nice UNC/aUNC. Lesser selection sold for an average of £36+ each at a London auction in 2010, so would make these £324+. Very scarce group. (9)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Arctic & Antarctic covers 1930-97, interesting range with an attractive range of commemorative cachets & frankings. Inc Argentina 1945-97. Australia 1970-94, Canada 1989 selection, some signed, French Antarctic 1981-96 inc 1986 8Fr Satellite on FDC, 1989 Ships set in gutter pr with label, 1989 5Fr Bi-Cent Philex gutter pr & 15Fr50 Ship on mid-winter cover, 1995 40th Anniv M/sheet on FDC & many others with cat value alone of stamps A$450. Russia 1966-97 (32 covers/postal envelopes), USA 1930-85 inc 1930 July Byrd Expedition Commem cover, various later Arctic & Antarctic related covers. Also Chile, Germany, Poland, Sweden Commem covers. Mostly VF & an attractive lot. (97)SOLD at A$150
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Canada: Booklet accumulation 1942-90s. 1942 War Issue 1c, 3d. 1945 Karsh QEII issue. Nice range of 1942-54. 1962-67 Transport (10). Useful 1979-89 range of 30. Also Canadian bklt stamps cat 3rd edition. Some extras. Most F-VF MUH. FV total C$530+. (240+).SOLD at A$350
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China: 1894-1948 Mint selection with Local Posts inc Chefoo 1896 View set 15c-25c. Chinkiang 1894 Golden Mountain to 10c. Kewkiang 1894 Pagoda & Characters set to 40c. China inc SYS range with 1941 set to $20. 1945-46 8th issue set to $200. 1938-41 3rd issue to $20. Also inflation opt range plus some Provinces with many MUH. F-VF fresh M/MUH/UNH. SG cat £260+ plus premium for lots of early MUH. (200).SOLD at A$400
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Cosmopolitan carton lot inc thick blue s/book with 1968 B.I.O.T. opts on Seychelles Pics to 10R MUH (cat £40). Germany 1937 Winter Relief set VFU (£28), 1945 12th Anniv SA/SS pr (SG 897-98 cat £180). 1931 Zeppelin Polar Flight trio (all dangerous forgeries). 1945 Allied Military Post set of 20 to 1m M (£75) & U/CTO (SG cat £1200). 1948 Hannover Trade Fair set in se-tenant prs VFU (cat £66). Russian Zone Occupation Pics inc Leipzig & Thuringen imperf sets. Switzerland group (200) inc 1913-35 Pro-Juventute Charities M or U, 1923 Airmails 75c, 1Fr, 2Fr VFU (cat £140), 1908 Helvetia (9) to 3Fr yellow & bistre (thinned) M (cat £480) & U (£35) & others. San Marino Fall of Fascism opt, error double impression on 2.75L brown ( Mi cat €100). PNG 1964 Birds to 10/- on single FDC blks of 4 M/MUH, plus much more of interest inc Australia 1949 Arms set to £2 U, more PNG Pics/Commems inc large multiples & New Hebrides 'Idols & Arms' to 5/- green or 5Fr red. Also Australia 1980-90 FDC collection (390) in 4 well-filled FDC albums & large thematic collection (950) in 44 hagner pgs & plenty more in around 85 packets, strength in Birds, Butterflies, Cars, Flowers, Olympics, Ships & Cats. Large carton. (many 100s)SOLD at A$500
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Covers: 1919-83 South & Central America mostly flown covers inc Argentina 1940-69 (8), Brazil 1930-83 (11) inc Zeppelin cover 1933 (5th Sep) Brazil to Germany franked 1928 $700 Mercury & 1931 $500 Zeppelin tied double ring cds (5th Sep), b/s with green Zeppelin Meter Cancel (12th Sep), 1944 (11th Mar) reg Censor cover to Connecticut redirected to Ohio with numerous b/s. Canal Zone 1928 FFC Panama-Canal Zone to Costa Rica, 1929 FFC Balboa/Canal Zone to Los Angeles, Colombia 1945 to 1965 (7 covers), Ecuador 1941 Govt passport-style document 'Permisio de Domicilio' for a Joachim Hubner, a German native & pilot subsequently mentioned in FBI files on Communism in Ecuador in the 1940s. El Salvador 1934-46 inc 1942-46 Flown Censor covers, Mexico 1937-64 (7) inc 1942, 1944 Censor covers, Peru 1940-44 (3) Uruguay 1950s (3), Venezuela 1919-47 (4) inc 1919 Censor cover to USA, 1947 Flown covers inc 15c Pan-Am Health Conf variety 'missing yellow'. Few others. (63, 1 document)AVAILABLE at A$160
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France: 1853-2005 collection in 5 Lighthouse hingeless slipcase albums (retail $1500). 1853-60 Emperor to 40c imperf. 1862 Emperor to 40c, no wreath. 1863-70 Emperor to 80c, with wreath. 1870-76 Ceres to 80c perf. 1876-1900 Peace & Commerce to 5Fr. 1900-26 Blanc, Merson & Mouchon to 20Fr. 1922 War Orphan Surch to 50c. 1929 Olympics set. 1929-31 Architecture to 20Fr. 1927-30 Sinking Fund opt sets. 1930 Congress opt set. 1944 Cock & Marianne 40c, 50c, 70c & 1Fr blks of 4, error printed double. Airmails 1936 to 3F50. 1949 Air set to 500Fr. 1950 Paris 1000Fr. Post-1945 issues are largely comp to 2002 with FV of MUH Euro alone is €400+, with post-1980 being largely VF fresh MUH. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £8600+ = A$16,000+, plus huge cost of albums. (3850 + 85 M/S)SOLD at A$1800
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French Colonies: General Issues 1859-1945 on leaves with 1859 Eagle to 80c, 1871-72 80c rose, 1871-76 2c, 4c U, 10c bistre, 20c blue U, 1872 15c bistre, 80c rose, 1877-78 to 1Fr inc 25c blue, 1878-80 New Colours 1c-25c, 1881 to 1Fr with shades, plus others. Above average lot. Mostly F-VF U. SG cat £3500 = A$6600. (76)SOLD at A$550
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French Morocco 1891 to 1955 collection on leaves inc 1891 to 50c U, 1914 to 5Fr 1923 Pics to 3Fr, 1945 Pics to 25Fr, 1947 Pics/Airs to 300Fr U & to 300Fr M/MLH, 1949 + 1950 Solidarity Fund sets M/MLH, etc. Mostly F-VF cat £710+ = A$1300. (425).SOLD at A$130
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French West Africa (mostly) collection in quality Springback album with Ivory Coast 1892-1960 inc 1892 to 25c, 1900 15c, 25c U, 1931 Defs to 5Fr M/MLH, 1922 to 65c M/MLH, 1936 Pics to 20Fr U, plus others, cat £430. Congo 1893-1933 inc 1892 to 30c U, 1900 Pics to 5Fr M/MLH, 1933 Pics part set FU & others, cat £460. French West Africa 1945-59 inc 1945 to 10Fr U, 1951 Defs set, plus others, cat £320+. French Equatorial Africa 1926-58 inc 1949 25Fr UPU (3) marginal MUH, MLH & FU, 1953 Airs sets MLH & FU cat £395. Fezzan 1948 Airs, 1949 Pics M/MLH cat £80, plus a few others, largely F-VF. Total cat £1730 = A$3250. (550). AVAILABLE at A$275
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Germany: 1933-45 MUH Third Reich collection inc 1933 Hindenburg 2 value combination prs, strips etc ex booklet pane sheets, 1935 Winter Olympics set (Mi cat €65), 1936 Brown Ribbon M/sheet (2) & singles ex M/S (2), total €94, 1939 Germany Derby (€80), some Hitler booklet pane prs etc, others to 1945 inc some Officials. Mostly VF fresh MUH. Mi cat €900. (205)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Germany: 1933-45 collection MUH with 1933 Hindenburg set of 17 (Mi cat €80), 1936 Winter Relief (€80), 1939 Postal Workers Fund (€85), Winter Relief (€60), 1941 Postal Workers Fund (€60), 1942 commems all M, 1943-44 comp ex 2 cheap stamps, 1945 SA/SS pr MLH. F-VF fresh MUH, unless noted. Mi cat €520. (147).SOLD at A$170
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Germany 1945-80s collection neatly presented on leaves in VGC black SG springback binder with Allied Occupation issues inc 1945-46 Mil Post selection M/U, 1946 Numerals to 1Mk (inc 42pf) U. French Zone inc 1949 Freiburg set M/MLH. Rheinland 1949 Stamp Cent, Red Cross sets M/MLH. Russian Zone inc 1948 Portraits set M/MLH & set FU cat £1300. West Germany used collection inc 1949 Stamp Cent set, 1949 30pf UPU, 1949 Relief sets G/FU various others sets & part sets U cat £1030. West Berlin 1949-86 inc 1949 red Berlin opts inc 25pf, 1949 Buildings to 3DM, 1952 Berliners to 40pf other sets, part sets cat ca£400. Few others, some varied condition but largely F-VF. Total AG cat £2750 = A$5100. (1600)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Germany Covers: 1871-1979 Postal History collection with a good range throughout inc 1871 entire from Klingerbeutel, 1897-98 PPC (2), WWI Fieldpost cards 1916-18 (5) various markings, Weimar Republic selection 1920-27 (9 covers) inc some inflationary combinations. Strong Third Reich selection 1935-44 (36 items) inc various franking combinations from the 1935-40 Welfare & Winter Relief series, 1937 (6 Sep) Registered cover Nuremberg to Eisenbach frankings inc 6pf ex Hitler M/S 'Reichspartietag Nuremberg 1937' (SG MS638) tied with Nuremberg Rally Commem cds. 1938 Austria/German combination covers (2), 1938 Gautheater Fund set on FDC. Also Censor Mail covers (3), Parcel Post Labels (2). Post-war inc Occupied Zone Mail 1945-47 noted 1945 1Mk olive Bird (8) Used on Parcel Label & others. An interesting lot mostly VF. (70)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Great Britain Covers/Postal History: 1831-1973 inc pre-stamps 1831 'Free' Post (3), 1840-45 Pre-stamp outers, various markings. Picture Post Cards, various scenes (7). 1846 to KGV Postal Envelopes (6), 1935-37 KGV frankings (10), WWII inc 1942 Censor covers (9) to USA. Flight covers 1945 London-Washington (2), 1953 Paquebot cover, Southampton to USA, 1971 Strike Mail (5, with combination of postal labels). Also Anniversary covers inc WWII Battles (6) etc plus others. Mostly VF. (67)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Green carton lot with Official Presentation sets of The International Society of Postmasters collection in thick green custom-made album with 36 FDCs, MUH example & replica, struck in Sterling Silver, inc Australia 1982 QEII 27c, BAT 1981 Antarctica 18p, Falklands 1983 Aeroplane 17p, Malta Train 13c & NZ 1981 RW 20c. Superb production now rarely seen. Australia 1929-59 pre-dec Used accumulation in 2 thick contemporary loose leaf s/books inc 1929 Airmail 3d green (25), 1930s 3d blue Commems (150), 1½d (260), 2d Commems (800), 1945-46 Commem set trio (200 sets), 1950s Commem sets (60), 1958 QANTAS 2/- (70), 1938 KGVI 5/- Robes (40) & other high val Defs to £1 Arms plus Die Proof reprint/Replica cards (15 diff, cat $120) in 3rd green vol. British Commonwealth collection in 3rd green 1950s springback album with India from 1890s QV to 1930s KGV Silver Jubilee, Ireland to late 1970s, KUT inc 1960 QEII Defs to 20/- (cat £40) & PNG to 1970s inc 1952 Pics to £1 Fisherman U & 1964 Birds to 10/- M. Then 1981 RW booklet collection (28) in another green album. General World collection in 2 green s/book inc Portugal, Spain, USA, France, Australia, NZ & Peru. Finally 2 green boxes, 1st with 'Royal Horticultural Society Flower Stamps of the World' with 106 diff illustrated cards, pmk 1978-81, 2nd with 'Great Automobiles of the World' stamp collection with 106 diff MUH Cars, all placed into individual illustrated cards. 8 green albums in total plus the 2 boxes. Large carton.AVAILABLE at A$325
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Iran/Persia: 1868-1945 Collection on old-time pgs inc 1868-76 Lion selection inc 1sh grey U, 8sh red (2), 1sh black, 1K red & 4K yellow. 1876 Shah set to 10sh plus 5sh imperf. 1879 Shah set to 5kr. 1881 Sun as Shah set 10F. 1885 Official opt to 10sh. 1889 Shah & Toughra to 5Kr. 1891 Shah & Lions to 5k. 1894 Shah & Lion to 50K. 1897 Surch set. 1898 Shah & Lion to 50K. 1902 Provisoire opt to 50K. 1902 Type set to 50K. 1903 Lion & Shah to 20k. 1906 Provisoire Type-set set. 1907 Shah to 50K. 1909 Lion set to 30Kr. 1911-1913 Shah to 30Kr. 1915 '1333' opt set to 1K. 1915 Darius & Crown to 5t. 1918 Surch to 5K. 192 Controle opt to 30Kr. 1926 Pahlavi opt to 5Kr. 1926 Lion opt to 6ch. 1933 Shah set to 5r. 1938-39 Shah M/S inc 1.50R & 60D imperf & 90D perf. Airmails inc 1928-29 opt to 2Kr. 1929 opt to 4Kr. Officials 1911 Service opt to 30Kr. 1915 Service opt Pic to 5R. Parcel Post 1915 Colis Postaux opt set to 5t. All diff. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2450+ = A$4500+. (575, 3M/S). (P)SOLD at A$600
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Italy: 1850s-1980. High catalogue collection in 2 VGC quality red springback albums inc 1862 40c rose M, 1863 to 60c inc shades, 1870 Dues to 10L, 1890 20c on 50c G/FU, 1890 Parcel Post 2c/1L25, 2c/1L75 M/UN, 1930 Virgil to 5L M/MLH & to 1L25 FU, other 1930s Commems, part sets U, 1945 Pics in 30L blue vert pr UN, 1945 Express Letter 50L M, 1945 Dues to 20L, 1948 Cent of Revolution set & 35L Express M/MLH, 1948 Cent of Revolution U, 1949 Biennial set M/MLH, 1949 50L UPU marginal MUH, 1949 Volta Anniv set M/MLH & to 50L FU, 1950 UNESCO, Holy Year, Radio Conf, Tobacco Conf, 1950 Pic sets M/MLH, 1951 Gymnastics, Montecassino, Milan, Verdi sets M/MLH, 1953 Def sets M/MLH, various later sets & singles to 1980s cat £9250. Also some Back of Book, Revenues, Cinderellas etc. Also inc Italian States inc Papal States 1867 10c unused 40c GU, 1868 3c M, Romagna 1859 3b UN, Sardinia 1855 10c (2), 20c, 40c (2) plus others G/FU cat £3000. Fiume 1918-21 M/U selection cat £78, Eritrea 1893-39 inc 1893 1c, 25c G/FU, 1927 Volta 20c FU, 1927 Parcel Post inc 1L pr, 10c, 10L singles G/FU, 1933 Pics to 10L G/FU, 1939 10c Concessional & others cat £525. Italian East Africa inc 1938 to 1L25 M cat £40+. A strong collection mostly F-VF M/U neatly presented, fresh & clean. Total SG cat £12,900 = A$24,000. (1900)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Italy: 1862-2000 collection in 2 Davo albums. 1862 King Embossed to 80c imperf, & to 40c perf. 1863-77 King to 2L. 1878 2c Surch set to 10L. 1890 Valevole opt set. 1901-27 King & Arms set to 10L. 1926 St Francis set. 1926 National Defence set. 1926 Montecassino set to 10L. 1932 Dante set to 10L. 1932 Garibaldi set. 1932 10th Anniv to 5L. 1934 Military set to 2L75. 1935 Bellini set. 1937 Child set to 5L. 1937 Augustus set to 2L55. 1938 Empire set to 5L. 1945-48 Republic Pic to 100L. 1950 UNESCO set. 1950 Radio set. 1950 Tobacco set. 1951 Milan Fair set. 1951 Exhib set. Collection is then largely comp to 1976. Airmail inc 1932 Danto 100L. 1933 Zeppelin to 20L. 1934 Military set to 4L50. 1937 Child set to 5L. 1937 Augustus set to 5L. 1938 Empire set to 5L. Military Post 1943 PM opt set to 10L. Venezia Giulia 1945-47opt to 100L. Other BOP inc Postage Due 1L brown & blue M which is a rarity. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £13,400 = A$25,000+. (2150) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1400
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Italy & Area: 1894-1962 Mint selection inc Italy 1945-48 Pic Def set to 100L (SG cat £1200). 1948 Centenary set to 100L (£550). Military Post 1943 PM opt set to 10L. Trieste 1945 opt Pic to 20+20L. Istria 1945 opt Pic to 20L on 50c. Libya 1929 Concessional letter 10c blk of 6. 1921 'Somalia Italiana' opt Benadir Lion & Elephant to 10a in horiz prs unissued (Sass cat €96,000). 1928-41 Parcel Post prs to 20L inc 50c orange. Tripolitania 1930 Airmail 50c brown blk of 4 unissued (€1000). Fiume Rijeka 1945 opt Pic set to 20L. San Marino 1929-35 Pic to 20L. Ethiopia 1894 Emperor & Lion of Judah set. 1919 Portrait to 1T. 1930 Monument set. 1917 Surch set. 1961 Animal set. 1962 Bird set. F-VF fresh M/MUH, some opts doubtful. SG cat £25,000+ = A$49,000+. Sass cat €110,000+ = A$165,000!. (200). (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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Italy: 1945-90 complete MUH collection in Marini loose leaf hingeless album in still nice condition with 1945 long Def set to 100L (Mi cat €1000), 1948 Anniv set (€450), 1949 Venice Fair (€100), UPU Anniv (€80), Roman Republic (€300), Recovery Plan (€130), Volta (€130), 1950 Holy Year (€110), Radio (€320), Workers Def set (€200), 1951 Milan, Gymnastic, Montecassino (€330) & all the others. No Airmails or BOB issues, 1st 2 pages & all mentioned checked, all VF MUH so assume whole collection is MUH. Mi cat €6000, SG cat £7400 = A$13,500. Very nice collection. (1500) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Netherlands Colonies - Surinam: 1873-1996 collection in Davo album. 1873-88 King to 50c. 1890 Numeral to 5c. 1892 Princess set to 30c. 1898 Surch to 10c on 30c & 1900 Surch 25c Surch. 1913-26 Numeral & Queen to 1½G. 1927-30 Queen set to 35c. 1927 Marine Surch set to 50c on 7½c. 1928 Charity 'Green Cross' set & 1929 Charity 'Good Samaritan' set. 1931 Child Welfare set. 1935 Morovian Mission set. 1938 Slave set. 1942 Red Cross opt set. 1945 Welfare Fund opt set to 50c on 60c. 1948-51 Queen & Numeral set to 70c. 1955 Airmail M/S (SG cat £120). Collection is then largely comp to 1988. Most diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5700+. (1500, 35 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Poland: 1918-76 collection in old Scott album inc 1918 opts comp (Mi cat €135), 1919 opts to 2Kr (€2180) inc betters 3h U, 10h M, 20h U, 25h M (no certs), imperf Galizia Arms set, both Currency Def sets perf & imperf (€135), then ordinary issues near comp inc 1919 Gniezno 5 on 2pf M (€500) no cert, Pics, Commems, Defs, Airs & Charities inc 1937 King Carol set of 3 M/S (€90), 1938 Exhib M/S perf M & U imperf U (€390), 1939-44 Gen Govt range, 1948 Roosevelt M/S M (€500), then to 1976 near comp with better MUH Thematics inc M/S. Also 1966 Industry missing blue (€120), some Danzig POs, 1945 Dachau Camp M/S, Officials, Dues etc. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. Mi cat €5000+ = A$8000. (2200) (P)SOLD at A$500
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South Africa: 1935-66 Christmas Charity Stamps booklets collection. 1935 1/- & 1938 6d 1940s-60s appear comp inc 1945 3/- & 1946 2/-. 1947 2/6. 1950 2/6. Also 1960s Decimal Currency range to 50c bklts. VF fresh MUH. Very seldom seen material. (75 bklts).AVAILABLE at A$200
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Switzerland: 1859-1986 collection nicely presented on leaves in black springback binder with 1862-78 Helvetia inc 40c green, 1882-1903 Helvetia to 3Fr (2), other earlies mostly U. 1900 UPU set & 10c re-engraved U, 1941 Airs FU, also 1948 40c ultra/salmon M, 1945 1Fr50 Air M, then 1950s, 1960s Nat Fete/Pro Patria set M/MLH & FU 1961 Saints set MUH. Also Pro Juventute issues inc 1921 40c FU, 1950s sets M/MLH & others. Back of Book inc International Organisation selection M/U. Mostly F-VF M/U, total SG cat £3200+ = A$6000. Very clean & fresh. (1200+)AVAILABLE at A$475
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USA military-related covers 1899-1960s inc 1899 'War Department' envelope sent Ft Thomas/Newport to Philadelphia, addressed to Col William Price Jr, a selection of 'Military Maneuvers' cachet Commem covers, 1933 USS Concord Duplex Cancel on USS (Navy) covers, 1942 First Flight Flying Boat 'Mars' cover 1945 'VE Day' Commem cover, US Navy 1945 'Military Ballot' Free Post cover with US Navy Duplex, 1960s US Marine Corp signed covers. Also Philippines 1934 (Apr 2) cover to Detroit. 1917-28 4c carmine tied with Postal Agency Duplex. Various other Commem covers, Censor covers plus others. Some mixed condition but many F-VF. (55)AVAILABLE at A$90
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WWII Labuan: 1945 (22 Aug) registered env from Aus Army PO 239, plus 1946 cover from No 6 Aus Base PO with hand illustration at left. (2).AVAILABLE at A$130
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Bahawalpur: 1945-49 Mint collection inc 1947 Bicentenary ½a. 1948 Amir Pic set to 10R. 1948 Amir set to 10R. Officials 1947 opt Amir Pic set to 10R. 1949 opt UPU set. 1945 opt Pic set to 1R. VF fresh M/MUH. SG cat £210+. (50).AVAILABLE at A$80
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1937-52 KGVI Used collection on hagners in binder. Useful Omnibus issues inc 1937 Coronation Aden to Virgin Is. 1946 Victory Aden to Zanzibar. 1948 Silver Weddings inc Antigua, Cyprus, Falklands, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, KUT, North Borneo, Sarawak, Singapore & Zanzibar. 1949 UPU Aden to Zanzibar & 1951 BWI University range. Def & Commems inc GB 1937-48 KGVI High val set to £1. 1951 KGVI Pic set to £1. Australia 1937-48 KGVI Robes set to £1. 1948 Arms High val set to £2. BCOF Japan Occ 1946-47 opt to 2/-. Brit Occ Italian Cols 1943-47 MEF opt set to 10/-. Straits Settlements 1938-41 KGVI Palm Tree set to $5. BMA Malaya 1945-48 opt KGVI to $5. Kedah 1937 Sultan to $1. Kelantan 1937-40 Sultan Tall Hat to $1. Johore 1949-55 Sultan Palm Tree set to $5. Penang 1949-52 KGVI Palm Tree set to $5. Perak 1950-56 Sultan Palm Tree set to $5. Selangor 1949-55 Sultan Palm Tree set to $5. Nauru 1948 Ship set to 10/- New Guinea 1939 Bulolo Air to 2/-. Sudan 1948 Camel Postman to 50pi. All diff plus shades. Most F-VF U.SG cat £3600+ = A$7000+. (150) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1945 War Savings 'PO 5-Year Cash Certificates' all diff with 10R series A1 watermark error 'GOVT OF INDIA & stars', then others all correct wmk 'GOVT OF BURMA & elephant' 10R series A1, 20R series B1, 20R series H1 with 'Joint Certificate Class A' imprint at top, 100R series K1 with 'Class A' imprint, 500R series E1, 500R series L1 with 'Class A' imprint, & 1000R series F1. All large banknote size format, with British Burma coat of arms at top middle. Nice UNC/aUNC. Lesser selection sold for an average of £36+ each at a London auction in 2010, so would make these £288+. Very scarce group. (8)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1945 opt Numeral & Chrysanthemum set 3s-10Y imperf. VF UN as issued, all 4 margins. SG 1-9 cat £100. (9).AVAILABLE at A$80
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Lebanon: 1945 Postal Tax for Lebanese Army 5P on 30c red-brown, surch in violet. VF fresh MUH. Yv 197 cat €720. SG T289 cat £800. Rare genuine. 2021 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$300
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1945 SA/SS Storm Troopers set 12+38pf in LL cnr blks of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 897-98 cat £436. Mi 909-10 cat €360. (2 blks) (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1945 SA/SS Storm Troopers set 12+38pf full sheets of 50. VF fresh MUH. Mi 909-910 cat €4500+, SG 897-898 cat £5450+, both as singles, plus premium for spectacular sheets of last stamps of Third Reich. (2 sheets of 50). (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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1945 SA/SS Storm Troopers set 12+38pf scarlet, LR cnr marginal blks of 15, with row numbers. VF fresh MUH. Mi 909-10 cat €1350+, SG 897-898 cat £1635+, both as singles, plus premium for blks. (2 blks of 15).AVAILABLE at A$300
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1945 SA/SS Storm Troopers set 12 + 38pf scarlet UR cnr marginal blks of 10 with sheet row nos. VF fresh MUH. Mi 909-10 cat €900+, SG 897-98 cat £1090+ both as singles, plus premium for blks. (2 blks of 10). AVAILABLE at A$200
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1945 Naumburg local issue 5pf, 6pf, 12pf & 24pf unissued designs as imperf M/Sheet, horiz tete-beche uncut pr of 2 M/S. VF fresh MUH. Mi Blk PI1(K) cat €400+++ as single M/S, plus large premium for such tete-beche. (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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1945 Regency opt Parcel Post 50c orange, error blk of 3 se-tenant prs, upper pr grossly shifted perfs & imperf at base, while lower 2 prs fully imperf. F-VF MUH, irregularly separated at base. SG P651(var). Sass PP52da+52d cat €1700+. Very rare, only 1 row of this error existed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1945 SABE Authorised Private Postal Service 10L black, DIE PROOF on chalk-surfaced paper 86x64mm. Superb fresh UN as made. CEI PS2. Sass SPA 14 cat €600 for normal stamp & specialist cat had proof as x5 making est cat €3000. Very rare & attractive. 2008 Sorani photo-cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1945 Torino CLN liberation local 'C.L.N.' fancy opt set Bandiera Brothers 25c, 1L & 2.50L. VF MUH. CEI 32-34 cat €1500. Very scarce set that was authorized by CLN authorities but issue was blocked by Allied military officials. 2011 Ceremuga photo cert. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Italy: 1944-2006 MUH complete collection in 12 Bolaffi hingeless albums with slip cases. Starts with 1944-45 Liberation Local opts of Aosta Partisan opt Bandiera set setenant prs with Raybaudi photo cert (CEI cat €12,000). Aosta Coat of Arms & Map opts in setenant blks (€350), Arona to 1L inc blks (Sass cat €1400), 1944 Torino list issue inc rare Express 1.25L, plus blks of others (CEI cat €11,200) etc. Then Republic issues with 1945 Pic Def set to 100L (SG cat £1200) - 30L & 100L with Diena photo certs. 1948 Centenary set to 100L (£550). 1949 Art Exhib set (£130), 1949 UPU 50L (£120). 1949 Roman Republic 100L (£500). 1949 Recovery Plan set (£180), 1949 Volta set (£203). 1950 UNESCO set (£139). 1950 Holy Year set (£169). 1950 Radio set (£407). 1950 Tobacco set (£140). 1950 Occupations set to 200L (£300). 1951 Milan Fair set (£166). 1951 Gymnastic Festival set (£160). 1951 Montecassino set (£143). 1948 5/- Catherine set + Air (£225). 1945-51 Express set (£200), 1948 Centenary Express 35L (£200). 1946-57 Parcel Post set to 500L prs (£3500), the 300L with 2019 Ceremuga photo certs. 1954 Parcel Post 1000L pr wmk wheel (£12,000) - with 2019 Ceremuga photo cert, 1949-52 Concessional letter 15L (£180). 1947-54 Postage Due set to 500L (£550). 1961 Gronchi 205L rose (£2250) with Cattaz photo cert & all later inc euro issues to 2006 (FV €500+). Also 1952-83 comp in blks of 4 inc 1952 Milan Fair 60L (£360). 1953-54 Def to 200L (£1700) & 1955-66 Occupations 15L-65L (£800+). All VF fresh MUH. SG cat £47,000+ = A$85,000+, plus SG unlisted provisionals. Sass cat €55,000, plus provisionals CEI cat €23,000+ = €78,000 = A$125,000+. Very valuable collection offered at a low reserve. (6700 + 65 M/S) (P)SOLD at A$6000
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1854-1945 Collection in binder inc 1854 QV India Lithographed selection with 'B147' & 'B172' Straits pmks inc ½a (3), 1a, 2a (5) 7 4a (3 cut to shape). 1867 Crown opt QV India to 32c. 1867-72 QV to 96c plus shades. 1879 Surch 'Five Cents' on 8c & 'Seven Cents' on 32c. 1880 '10' opt QV 30c inc types. 1880 '5 cents' on 8c. 1880 81 '10 cents' opt set 6c, 12c & 30c. 1882 '5 cents' on 4c rose. 1883 'TWO CENTS' vert surch QV 8c inc types 1883 '2 cents' on 4c rose & on 12c blue. 1883-91 QV to 96c, wmk crown CA. 1884 'TWO CENTS' vert opt 5c blue. 1884 '4 cents' red opt on 5c blue plus 58c black opt 12c & 8 cents' on 12c purple. 1885 '3 CENTS' on 5c blue. 1892-99 QV Tablet set to $5. 1899 'FOUR CENTS' on 5c red opt SPECIMEN. 1902-10 KEVII to $5 & 1906-12 to $5. 1906-07 opt Crown to $1. 1912-33 KGV to $5 plus shades. 1922 Malaya-Borneo opt to $5 inc 45c variety no hyphen & other letter varieties plus $2 'EXH.BITION' for 'EXHIBITION' 1935 Silver jubilee set. 1936-37 KGV Palm Tree set to $5. 1937-41 KGVI Palm Tree set to $5 plus Dies. Also 1882-85 British PO in Bangkok 'B' opt QV to 24c. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed in parts & some F/C as expected but many very nice stamps present. SG cat £24,000+ = A$45,000+. Valuable collection. (810). (P)SOLD at A$3000
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1945 Sydney-Singapore Airmail Development FFC franked KGVI 2½d tied by 'Sydney 4 OC 45' cds. To Singapore, signed by pilots, arrival b/s. AAMC 1009 cat $200+.AVAILABLE at A$100
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BMA Malaya: 1945-48 KGVI specialised collection inc 2c Die I & Die II, 10c shades + Die I & Die II, 15c opt in red & black. Both $5 colours inc red & green/emerald M&U plus purple & orange M&U. Also 50c shades & 15c, left marginal with opt in margin. F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £360+. SG cat £360+. (110).AVAILABLE at A$100
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Trengganu: 1945-55 Sultan 1c-$5 (no 30c), plus extras (4). VFU. SG ex67-87 cat £180. (24) (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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Malayan Postal Union: 1945 Postage Due 15c pale ultramarine. VF fresh MUH. SG D12 cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1945 'BMA' opt Brooke set 1c-$10. VF MLH. SG 126-145 cat £550. (20). (P)AVAILABLE at A$160
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1918-59 range MUH inc 1918 Brooke selection. 1928-29 set to $1 wmk Rosettes. 1932 to 25c. 1945 Royal Cypher opt set to $5. 1955-59 QEII Pic to 25c. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £225+ for M, should be at least double, £350 counting for the early MUH. (64).AVAILABLE at A$130
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Nyasaland plus Rhodesia & Nyasaland: 1934-64 Mint collection inc Nyasaland 1934 KGV Leopard set to 1/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-44 KGVI Leopard set to £1. 1945 KGVI Pic set to 20/-. 1951 Diamond Jubilee set. 1953-54 QEII Pic set to 20/-. 1963 QEII Surch set to £1. 1964 Pic Def set to £1. 1950 Postage Due set to 6d. Rhodesia & Nyasaland 1954-56 QEII Def set to £1. 1959-62 QEII Pic set to £1, 1960 ARIBA set to 5/-. F-VF M/MH, some U extras. SG cat £900+. (185). (P)SOLD at A$425
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1860-1948 collection in album inc 1860 Arms 10k (SG cat £275). Selection of 3 1859 Russian Army Postal Stationery cut-outs for use in Poland. German Occupations 1915-16 opt Germania range to 60pf, plus Registered cover with Germania & Warsaw 5f & 10f mixed franking. 1918 Lublin issue set 10h-45h, plus 2nd issue on cover to 90h. Also unissued 5h & 6h. 1919 Galicia opt Austria to 2Kr inc 3h, 5h (M & U), 10h (M & U), 25h M, 60h M & & 90h M. Also Postage Due to 30h M & Newspaper set to 30h (£30). 1919 Griezno Provisional 5 on 2pf & 10 M 7½pf. 1919 Poznan Provisional opt set on Registered piece. 1919 Pictorial issues for North & South Poland inc perf & imperf, plus blks. 1921 Red Cross opt set. 1921 Air set 25M & 100M & on piece. 1925 national Fund set to 50G U (£425). 1925 Air set to 45G. 1928 Exhib M/S (£550). 1937 Romania King Visit M/S set of 3. 1938 Exhib M/S perf M & imperf U on Registered cover. 1938 Balloon M/S M & U republic. 1945 Heroes set (£225). 1945 Liberation opt set. 1946 Education set M &U. 1948 Roosevelt set M & U, plus 120Zt blk of 4. POs in Levant 1919 & 25 opt sets. Useful POs in Danzig inc Eagle Arms to 50G. Central Lithuania inc 1920 Arms opt to 10M on 5a. 1921 Red Cross opt tete-beche blk of 4. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £25,000+ = A$40,000+. Impressive & valuable collection. (1340 + 15 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$3000
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1945 President Carmona 15E M/Sheet. VF fresh MUH, tiny gum irregularities. Mi Blk 8 cat €280, SG MS984a cat £325. (P)SOLD at A$120
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1926-63 Airmails mint collection on album pgs inc 1926 Red Cross 5c-1P. 1938 Defence of Madrid 45c+2P+5P (SG cat £425). 1938 USA Constitution 1P+5P, imperf (£400+). 1938 Red Cross 45c+5P+3P. 1930 Goya set 5c-10p, plus 5c, 10c, 25c, 50c & 1P imperf prs. 1930 Columbus set 5c-10P, plus 30c & 4P opt MUSTRA. 1931 Panamerican set 5c-4P. 1935 Gyro 2P + redrawn 2P & blk of 15. 1936 40th Anniv set 1c-10P. 1936 Manila-Madrid Flight opt 30c. 1938 Ferdinand set. 1939 King Autogyro set 20c-4P & 1941-50 Redrawn set to 10P. 1944 Stamp Day 5P. 1945 Air Aces set. 1945 Stamp Day 10P. 1947 Portrait set 25P & 50P (£375). 1951 Isabella set to 2P30. 1952 Ferdinand set to 2P30. 1953 Filipino Spanish convention 25P (£200). 1955-56 Fortun 25P. All diff. SG cat £1900++, plus unlisted varieties, Ed cat €2500. Attractive lot. (150). (P)AVAILABLE at A$475
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Spain: 1945-90 Collection in 3 as new Davo hingeless slipcase albums (retail $1000+, plus 2 extra empty binders), 99% comp inc all M/Sheets, plus some sheetlets. 1945 is comp (7, Mi cat €135), 1947 Airs de Falla & Zuloaga (€350), 1950 Stamp Anniv set (€650), Franco Canary Is Visit 10c/1P (€100), missing 1953 Legazpi & Sorolla, but has all other better sets etc & only needs about 15 stamps for completion. VF fresh MLH/MUH early, random checks show all MUH from 1952. Mi cat €3100 while SG & Ed cat would be higher, plus huge cost of albums. Beautiful collection. (2000+). (P)AVAILABLE at A$900