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1953
1913-23 Bicolour £1 scarlet & pale yellow-green, wmk Crown/double-lined A, perf 14. VF fresh MLH. ACSC D104 cat $1350, SG D87 cat £950. Only 708 issued. (P)
  A$575
(US$420)
(€357)
(£316)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
57
Australia: Ackland 'Special Catalogue of Australian Commonwealth Stamps' 1953. Plus 1948 'General Catalogue of Postal Stamps' (inc packets, Aust States, GB & Commonwealth sets & singles). Both VF/Excellent. (2)
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
A$
65
- QEII Pre-decimal 1953-65 (2015) edition, 370+ pgs inc varieties, design artwork, die proofs, plate numbers & perf errors. Used, VG condition.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
71
Australia: Harmer Sydney 1953 Auction No 79 inc full sheets of 5/- Bridge, 1/- ANZAC & 2/- Jubilee. Plus auction 104-05 August 1957 inc Specialised Fiji, New Guinea & other Pacific Islands. 2nd cat with notations, o/w VGC. (2)
  A$8
(US$6)
(€5)
(£4)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
A$
120
British Commonwealth group with Billings Philatelic Handbook Vol 36 'Encyclopaedia of British Empire Stamps' (Robson Lowe), The Empire in Africa Part One. Australia (5) 'The Stamps of the Commonwealth of Australia' (Rosenblum) 1936 edition, KGV 1d Surface Printed (Wallen 1980) & The 1d KGV 1914-37 by Neil (1947). Australian Postage Stamps by P Collas (1965). Christmas Island & Its Postal History (23 pgs by RSPC, pub Hawthorn Press 1953) -hard to find! Franklins Guide to the Stamps of PNG (1970). Meter Franking Cancellations of Bangladesh (1996). Postage Stamps of Great Britain Part Three - The Embossed Issue & The Surface Printed Issues of QV & KEVII (180 pgs plus plates, pub 1953) & others inc 6 diff Aust PO 1960s booklets on Pre-decimal stamps. (18)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
176
Postal History: Paquebot & Ship Letter Cancels of the World 1894-1951 by M Studd, 85pgs, illustrated throughout, pub 1953 Robson-Lowe. Light cover fading o/w VGC.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
A$
201
1913-79 collection with Kangaroos 1st wmk comp to 2/- brown, 3rd wmk (14) to 5/- inc shades to 2/- brown & SM/CofA wmks to 2/- maroon. KGV near comp (70) inc single wmk to 1/4, LM wmk set of 5, SM perf 14 (7) to 4½d, F-VF U (retail $115), perf 13½x12½ (13) to 1/4, CofA set of 8 & OS opts comp to 5d. 1932 Lyrebird 1/- opt OS CTO. 1934 VIC Cent sets (both) & Macarthur to 9d. 1935 ANZAC 1/- & KGV to 2/-. 1937 KGVI to £1 Robes. 1949 Arms to £2 VF U, 1953-65 QEII pre-dec comp inc 1959 Pics to 5/- Cattle white paper. 1963 Navigator set of 8 to £2. Comprehensive 1966-79 decimals inc high vals to $10 Paintings. G-F/VF U, listed retail $2100+ plus extra for the dec Pics & Commems. (700)
  A$425
(US$310)
(€264)
(£234)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
204
1913-88 collection in Seven Seas hingeless album with Kangaroos (46) to £2 with 1st wmk (12) inc 1d wmk inverted (3, cat $150), 2nd wmk 5/- perf OS (cat $700), 3rd wmk set of 11 to 10/- (cat $800, 5/- rounded cnr). SM wmk to 5/- ($450) inc 6d opt OS & CofA set of 9 (cat $350) inc 10/-, £1, £2 opt SPECIMEN. Generally G-F U, ACSC cat $2250 plus another $300 for the SPECIMEN set. KGV comp (retail $750) inc 4d lemon & 4d blue, SM wmk perf 14 set inc 1/4 CTO (ACSC cat $300). SM wmk perf 13½x12½ 4½d Die II & OS opt set of 7 to 5d. 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved. 1927-30 commems perf OS set of 7 inc 3d Airmail types A & B ($220). 1928 Kookaburra 3d M/sheet. 1931-32 OS opt set of 6 to 1/- ($200) inc Kingsford Smith 2d, 3d. All 1930s Commem sets to 1940 AIF inc 1932 Bridge 5/-, & 1937 KGVI Robes set to £1 thick & thin papers. 1946 BCOF opt set (retail $300). 1949 Arms set to £2 VF U plus 10/-, £1, £2 opt SPECIMEN M. 1951 KGVI 3d red booklet plate blk of 18, 1953 Produce Food set blks of 9 & pre-dec QEII appears comp inc 1963-64 Navigator set of 8. All-up mixed M/G-F/VF U/MUH. Also 1938-65 Coil prs (21) mostly VF MUH, retail $550 inc 1941 KGVI 2d violet CofA wmk Coil Join strip of 4 ($300). Then decimals 1966-88 inc 1971 Christmas 7c blks of 7 (4, retail $100) & Pics/Commems to $10 Paintings plus 1990-2002 VGC Seven Seas hingeless pgs (new retail $300) in 3rd album. Total cat/listed retail $6300. (many 100s) (P)
  A$1600
(US$1168)
(€992)
(£880)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1240)
(£1100)
A$
207
1913-2004 impressive collection in 2 near new Lighthouse 64 black pg s/book (retail $160). Kangaroo (125) inc 1st wmk to 2/- inc wmk inverted 1d, 2d, 3d (cat $375) plus perf large OS vals to 2/- ($600). 2nd wmk set of 7 to 2/- U ($400) plus scarce 5/- ($650). 3rd wmk to 5/- inc 2/- brown shades (4) plus £1 grey (retail $500). SM & CofA wmks comp to 5/- inc OS opts plus 10/- F U & £1 grey with Hobart pmk, plus perf small OS (24) mixed wmks inc 4d orange & 5d chestnut. KGV (225) with single wmk to 1/4 inc 4d blue (3) & 4d orange (5), SM wmk perf 14 to 4½d & perf 13½x12½ to 1/4, CofA wmk 1/4 plus OS opts (8) & perf OS (20) to 5d brown. Then 1914-36 Pics/Commems comp inc 1914 Kooka 6d Engraved, OS opt set of 6 to 1/- inc Kingsford Smith 2d, 3d, 1932 Bridge 5/- CTO, 1934 VIC Cent & Macarthur sets, 1935 ANZAC 1/- & KGV SJ to 2/- & 1936 SA to 1/-. 1938 KGVI Defs inc Robes 5/- (2), 10/- (2) & £1, 1949 Arms set to £2, & 1953-65 QEII near comp inc Navigators to £1. Comprehensive decimals (1000+) VF U/CTO (est FV $900) to end 2004 with all the scarcer early 1970s Commem sets, assorted M/sheets, Pics to $20 Gardens & International Post to $10. Also AAT (100) to mid 1990s inc 1966 Defs to $1. Generally G-F/VFU to end 1965, few flts in earlier. Retail $6600, plus extra for album & the VFU/CTO decimals. (2670 + 48 M/S) (P)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
224
1928-66 Collection in 4 SG Exeter loose leaf album (retail $300) inc 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved, 1928 3d Kookaburra M/sheet with Sydney Nov 13 cds (ACSC cat $450), 1929 Swan 1½d (2) with 're-entry to swan's neck' flaws ($200), 1931 Kingsford Smith set of 3 to 6d opt OS CTO. 1932 Large Lyrebird Ash imprint pr MUH ($400) & Bridge 5/- fresh CTO. 1934 Vic set to 1/- M plus 10 sets F-VF U, Macarthur sets of 4 M & U (6) inc 9d blk of 4. 1935 ANZAC 1/- U (4) & 1935 KGV SJ to 2/- U (5). 1936 SA sets (8) & NSW Sesqui set (10). 1938 Robes 10/- (3) & £1 (4) mixed M & U. 1940 AIF sets (4). 1946 BCOF opt set of 8 to 5/- Robes (both) M & set of 7 to 5/- thin paper U. 1949 Arms set to £2 (6) F-VF U plus 5/-, 10/-, £1 MLH. KGVI era imprint blks of 4 (55) inc vals to 1/6. 1953-65 QEII pre-dec Commems in profusion inc many higher vals to 2/- & 2/3. 1964 Navigators set of 8 to £2 F-VF U (2 sets) plus extra £1 (4), 10/- (12) & 7/6 (4). A nice, solid above average collection mostly F-VF U with duplicates/extras, & varieties, some M/MUH seen, retail $5200+. (Few 1000) (P)
  A$1300
(US$949)
(€806)
(£715)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1240)
(£1100)
A$
226
1930s-60s M/MUH accumulation with imprint blks (110) inc 1932 KGV 1d green CofA wmk Plate 1 blk of 8 (cat $60), 1945 Gloucester sets (4), 1946 Peace sets (6), 1947 Princess Elizabeth 1d flush perf blks (2, $100), 1951 Aborigine 8½d (14) inc blks of 8 (2 diff), 1951 Federation sets (6) plus others yo 1/6 Black Hermes, some minor toning, mostly MUH, total ACSC cat $1500. Then sets & singles inc assorted KGV Heads (35) to 5d, 1931 Kingsford Smith set of 3 to 6d (3 sets), assorted 1930s 3d blue Commems (30) from 1928 Kookaburra to 1937 NSW Sesqui 1940s Commem sets (25) MUH inc vals to 1/- plus 1949 Arms 5/- pr, 10/-, £1 M. 1953 Produce Food set blks of 9 M & in strip of 3 (4 sets). 1954-65 2/- or 2/3 Commems mostly MUH (100). 1957 QEII Defs sets to 1/7 (15), 1959 Flowers set of 6 to 3/- (10), 1964 Birds sets to 3/- (10). 1950s-60s letter-rate Commems in quantity with some variety/technical interest inc sheet number multiples, positional blks inc 1954 RV 3½d 're-entry cnr blk of 6' (cat $90). Finally 1950s-60s QEII booklet panes 4d claret, 5d blue (2), 5d green (2) plus 'imperf between' left marginal blk of 15, right marginal blk of 9 & 5d red Helecon Ink (ACSC cat $280). Odd light tone spots or hinging sighted, majority F-VF MUH, total cat/retail $2600.
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
243
1950-65 extensive MUH accumulation (1560) with many multiples & blks inc 1950 Stamp Centenary 2½d pane of 80 inc imprint, 1951 Federation sets (12), 1953 Produce Food set blks of 9, 1953-59 assorted 2/- Commems (45). 1956 Olympics set of 4 (25), 1957 QEII 1/7 cnr blk of 15, 1959 Flowers sets (2). 1961 Cattle 5/- cream & white papers matching upper marginal vert prs & lower marginal blks of 4 (retail $870). 1964 Navigator 5/- upper marginal blk of 24 plus sets of 4 to 10/- (2). 1960s 2/3 Commems (40) inc 1965 ICY upper marginal Autotron blk of 10. 1963 QEII 5d booklets panes blks of 9 (2) imperf at right or left (retail $80), 1964 Birds set of 8 (2 sets) & 1950s-60s letter-rate Commems (many 100s) inc positional multiples. Nearly all fresh MUH, retail over $2200. Also 1952 KGVI 3d red booklet plate comp sheet of 144 (minor tones, ACSC cat $360) & 1940s-50s Coil prs (24) inc green Tester (11, $220), 1d brown Queen (3), 1941 Queen 1d (3), 1959 QEII 2d (3) & no wmk Kangaroo ½d Coil perf blk of 8. Again mostly fresh MUH, total retail around $3000. (1750)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
244
1953-65 Pre-decimal collection comp in Seven Seas hingeless leaves inc 1953 Produce Food strips, 1959 Pics to 5/- inc Cattle white paper, 1964 Birds to 3/-, 1964 Navigators set of 8 to £2 inc 10/-, £1 white papers & all high val pics or commems. F-VF MUH, retail $680.
  A$240
(US$175)
(€149)
(£132)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
245
1953-65 QEII Pre-decimal collection comp in Seven Seas hingeless leaves inc 1953 Produce Food strips, 1959 Pics to 5/- inc Cattle white paper. 1964 Birds to 3/-, 1964 Navigators set of 8 to £2 inc 10/-, £1 white papers & all high val Pics or Commems. F-VFM/MLH. Retail $360. (133).
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
329
Covers: Relief cancels on cover (73) 1940s-90s with tied cancels inc Relief No 4 (1946) to Somerville VIC, 'KA' (1953) to Moruya NSW, Relief No 15 (1955) to Fitzroy VIC, Relief No 25 (1950) to Bentleigh North VIC, Relief No 9 (1968) to Clifton Hill VIC, Relief 53 (1968) to Camberwell, 'KA' to Wollor via Mudgee NSW, Relief 10 (1976) to Woodville SA, Relief Stamp No 15 (1975) to Market St Melbourne, TH (1950) to Parkes Camp NSW & Relief 9 (1977) to Waikerie SA. Also stamps, pieces, Cert Mail receipts (40) with a variety of Relief pmks. Plus 1918-27 Pic & Advertising covers (17) franked KGV ½d-3d inc mixed 1d red/½d green (2) & 1d red/1½d brown. Then stragglers inc 1918 Censor cover to USA franked ½d green & 1d red rough paper pr, 1930 Airmail franked 1½d red strip of 3 to Mundabullangana (WA) with arrival cds on rev, 1909 & 11 Fred Hagen Advertising Seals, on envelope reverses, Kangaroo covers/fronts (6) with vals from ½d-2d plus NSW covers/cards (5) inc 1858 franked QV 2d imperf & 1d Postal Card with Numeral Cancel 1487 (RRR) of Termeil. (146 items)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
503
Australian Territories collections in 6 albums/binders inc Christmas Is 1958-90 inc G/FU comprehensive collection & 1958-86 in illustrated album plus MUH range to 1990 with FV $65. Cocos Is 1963-99 inc 1963 Pics (2 sets MUH), modern FV $85 inc 1990 NZ Birds M/sheet, Norfolk Is 1946-96 (sparse) in Seven Seas hingeless album 1966-99 inc 1953 Pics, 1960 Pics, 1966 Defs MUH, plus a strong range of sets FV $170, also some PSEs, also PSE collection in album. Papua, PNG 1907-90 inc 1907-10 large Papua to 6d M, 1964 Birds, 1966 Butterflies MUH. Also later MUH sets, PO Year Albums 1987 (2), 1988 (2) FV 250K plus various others. Some varied condition but mostly F-VF. (2300 + 32 M/S)
  A$240
(US$175)
(€149)
(£132)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
512
Big 2 carton lot inc British Commonwealth 1946 Victory (Omnibus) collection (165) MUH, SG cat £65 & 1953 QEII Coronation comp Omnibus collection (106) VFM (cat £150) in Darracott album. General collection in springback album with Lundy Locals, 1960s Rome Olympics Thematic sets, Croatia 1941-45 collection (180) very near comp & 1949 UPU sets of 4 (18) inc 9 diff Malay states. Marshall Is, Micronesia & Palau 1980s MUH collection in 2 albums with 23 M/sheets or sheetlets, 18 booklets & 90 Pic/thematic sets. Single country accumulations in individual volumes (13) with Australia (s/books), Europe, Scandinavia, French Colonies, Germany, Hungary & Czechoslovakia, NZ in 2 vols inc KGVI to 3/-, 1940 Centennial set to 1/-, 1953 QEII to 10/- & 1967 Pics to $2 ( these retail $150). Poland, Romania/Russia & USA inc MUH Pics & multiples. Plus various extras inc 1980s Aust FDC. All in 2 large cartons. (1000s)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
533
Carton lot collection/accumulation in 14 albums or s/books plus 1000s loose. Sighted Australia 1940s-50s imprints (58) to 5/- Arms (min ACSC cat $480) plus on-paper in various bags etc, mostly decimal. Great Britain inc 1951 2/6, 5/- MUH, QEII 1952 to 1/6 MUH, Gilbert & Ellice 1939 KGVI Pic sets to 5/- (3) MUH (cat £120). PNG 1970s M/U. NZ 1930s-70s collection inc Pics to 10/-, plus Tonga 1960s imperf Pics. Norfolk Is near comp collection to 1974 inc 1947 Ball Bay, 1953 brown Bridge 5/-, 1960 Defs to 10/- Bird, 1966 opts, 1967 Ships & 1969 Birds to $1 mixed M/MUH. Stamp of the Month collection in album, some SE Asia inc Thailand & Vietnam. Usual variable condition as noted. All in large carton. Fun for the fossicker. (many 1000s)
  A$240
(US$175)
(€149)
(£132)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
559
Covers: Pacific Islands collection (60+) 1920s-80s inc BSI 1956 to Victoria, 1961 Registered to Sydney & 1962 Pic set to 2/-, Registered to PNG. French New Hebrides 1950s Registered to Sydney (2). Gilbert & Ellice Is 1948 KGVI SW set to £1 on FDC, Nauru 1950s covers (3) all with Ship franking inc 1953 Registered franked 1/- & ½d. Pitcairn Is 1940 Pics (4) to 2/6 on plain FDC & 1984 Fish set to $2 on illustrated FDC plus premium for much more inc Norfolk 1970s FDC & Cook Is 1949 Pics to 3/- on single FDC. (60+)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
595
Germany collection/accumulation in 5 albums inc 1920s Officials, 1945-50 post-WWII Occupations inc Russian Zone. West Germany inc 1980 FIP Congress Presentation album which includes 1951 Exhibition & 1953 Exhibition sets MUH cat £380. East Germany collection 1950-73 mostly G/FU cat £300 inc sets & singles. Various others mostly F-VF. Total SG cat £1350 $2500 inc small selection of Canada. G/FU. (2100+)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
603
Germany - West & Berlin collections 1949-90 in Davo hingeless album with West Germany 1951 Exhibition set, 1952 30pf Otto Anniv, 1952 Relief set, 1953 Liebig Anniv M/MLH. Then later issues G/F U inc 1955 Relief set, 1959 Beethoven M/sheet & a comprehensive range of later sets inc Charities, Commems & Defs through to 1990 cat £1750. Berlin 1948-90 inc 1948 Berlin black opts to 80pf U. 1949 20pf on 80f Surch MUH, 1951 Bell to Right set, 1953 Bell at centre set U, 1953-53 Berliners set U, 1953 Uprising set U & later sets mostly U cat £1250. Mostly G-VFU. SG cat £3000 = A$5500. (1900 + 12 M/S)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
604
Germany - Berlin 1949-59 collection MLH on leaves inc 1949 Berlin black opt set to 3Mk & red opt set to 2Mk, 1949-54 Berlin Buildings set (also to 5M G/FU), 1949 Goethe set, 1949 Surch set, 1949 Relief set of 3 & M/sheet, 1950 ERP, Orchestra set, 1951 Stamp Day set, Lortzing, 1952 Beethoven, Olympics, 1953 Uprising sets, 1951 Bell sets clapper at left, clapper at right, clapper in centre, others mostly VF SG cat £6800 = A$12,000. (200+, 1 M/S)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
605
Germany - Berlin: 1949-90 Collection in 2 Kabe hingeless albums inc 1949 Surch set & UPU set, plus most others to 1953, then comp U to 1959, then from 1960 every stamp both MUH & U to 1979, then mostly 2 MUH of all to 1990 with some U. VF fresh. Mi cat €3800+ = A$6200, FV of M alone is 750DM = A$600, not forgetting the high cost of the as new hingeless albums $400-$500. (1600)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
606
Germany - East: 1949-90 collection in 8 Linder hingeless Albums. DDR appears comp inc 1949 UPU 50pf. 1950 President set to 5Mk (SG cat £150). 1950 Science set to 50pf (£180). 1950 Exhib M/S (£200). 1951 Polish Visit set. 1950 Mao China set (£375). 1951 Youth set. 1952-53 President set to 2Mk. 1952-53 Portrait set to 84pf (£500). 1953 5yr Plan set to 84pf (CTO cat £110). 1953 Karl Marx set, plus m/s set of 4 (£540). 1954 Stamp Day M/S. 1955 Engels set, plus M/S (£130). 1955 Schiller M/S. 1955 Liberation Day M/S. Also Berlin that appears largely comp. 1965-90 with only the odd gap. All diff. VF M/MUH, post 1960 being almost all MUH, mostly fresh, few CTO sets. SG cat £6750+ = A$13,000+, plus the albums which retail at over A$1000+. (3500 + 110+M/S). Very attractive collection. (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
607
Germany - East: 1949-80 DDR collection Used in 3 Lighthouse hingeless slipcase albums. 1949 UPU 50pf. 1950 Bach set. 1950 DEBRIA M/S (SG cat £225). 1950 Scientists set to 50pf (£110). 1951 China set (£100). 1951 Youth Festival set 1952-53 Portrait set to 84pf. 1953 Marx set to 84pf. 1953 5 Year Plan set to 84pf. 1954 Stamp Duty M/S. 1955 Liberation Day M/S. 1955 Schiller M/S. 1955 Engels M/S (£110). Collection then appears almost comp to 1980 inc M/S. All diff. Most F-VF U, few M, some tropicalisation on pgs in parts. SG cat £3200+ = A$6200+. (2200 + 75 M/S)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
617
Great Britain 1940s-70s accumulation in 2 large s/books with pre-decimal Pic/Commem sets (many 100s) inc 1948 Olympics, 1949 UPU, 1952 KGVI Defs to £1 (14 sets, cat £350), 1953 Coronation (12), 1960 Europa (25) & plenty of other 1960s Commems. Also Defs inc QEII Phosphors & Graphites, Castle sets to £1 (unchecked for wmk variations). Generally clean F-VF U. Also booklets (26) inc pre-decimals to 10/-. Australia 1913-80 collection on leaves with Kangaroos to 2/-, KGV to 1/4, KGVI to £1 Arms & decimals to $4 King inc 1970 Cook M/sheet (2) & 1971 Christmas 7c blks of 7 (2). Also PO Pack accumulation (55, retail $450) inc 1971-73 Christmas & 1970-71 Selected Issues & Cocos Is Japanese Packs, plus Die Proof reprint cards (20, cat $160). 1990s PO Books (5) with contents -issue cost $60+. Aust States (250) on hagners, plus 30 assorted 1980s-90s British Commonwealth MUH M/sheets & Norfolk Is collections near comp 1947-1974 mixed M/MUH/VF U. Also British Commonwealth 1946-2010 FDC collection (90) mostly Pic/Commem sets with odd M/sheet plus unknown mess in silver coloured box. Large carton.
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
702
New Zealand 1862-1972 collection in loose leaf album inc 1862 QV Chalon 2d imperf, 1864-71 QV Chalons (6) to 1/- green inc 3d lilac. 1898 Pics to 2/- green G-FU also 1898, 6d green Kiwi M, KGV Heads to 1/- M/MLH inc 4½d green & 7½d brown. Healths near comp 1929-72 M. 1931-34 Airmails (8) inc 3d brown blk of 4 M & 7d Faith in Australia. 1935-43 Pics to 3/- inc 2½d plate 4 blk of 6 MUH, 4d blk of 4 MUH & 5d marginal blk of 15 MUH. 1940 Cent Officials to 1/- & 1953 QEII to 10/- U, 1954 Officials inc 3/- strip of 3 1M/2MUH, also 3/- FU, 1958 2d QEII Stars Surch U (cat £170), 1960 Pic set to £1 M & U. Health M/sheets inc 1966 set U with contemporary cds. Back of book inc 1931 Arms to £1 U & decimals to $10. Mostly F-VF M/U, NZ retail $3900. SG cat £1550 = A$3000. (780+ M/sheets.)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
703
New Zealand 1862-1995 collection in 3 thick 64black pg s/books with 1862 QV Chalons 1d brown (2), 2d orange, 6d brown (2), 1/- green, NZ retail $575. 1873 Newspaper ½d mixed prints (16) & 1874 QV 1st Sidefaces 1d (6), 2d (20), 6d (3) & 1/- ($450). 1882 QV 2nd Sideface set to 1/- ($225) plus extras inc 2½d (5), 3d (3), 4d (2), 6d (6) 7 1/- (5), retail $360 plus Adverts with 1d (20), 2d (6), 4d (2) & 5d (2), retail $600. 1899 Pics to 2/- inc 2½d (14), 5d (6), 6d green Kiwi, 6d small Kiwi (2), 8d, 9d (3), 1/- (2), 2/- ($500). 1908 KEVII (20), 2d to 1/- inc 4d yellow (3). 1926 KGV Admiral 2/- (3, $150). 1931 Airmail set of 3 (2, $180) & 5d opts (4, $140). 1935 KGV SJ (2, $80). 1937 Health 1d climber plate number prs set of 8, 1940 Centennial set to 1/-. 1937 KGVI sets to 3/- (3). 1953 QEII high val sets (ex 2/6) to 10/- (2). 1960 Pics set to £1 plus assorted 1950s Commems (13) in plate number multiples. Est total retail NZ $4000. Then 1967-95 decimals (1000s) with M/sheets (53) inc Healths 1968, 69, 73 (2 sets), 74, 76 (2), 1969 Cook (3), 1988 SYDPEX opts (both). 1990 London & 1991 Phila-Nippon pr, these retail $500. 1967 Pic set $2 Geyser MUH prs (retail $180) & other decimal Pics/Commems (FV $240) to $20 Mt Cook inc better 1968-75 Commem sets in blks of 4. Also Arms Postal Fiscals/Revenues (60) to £30 inc £4.10/-, £7 & £8. QV Postal Fiscals to £3.10/- inc £1 pink with Christchurch squared circle pmk (retail $300). Nice solid collection, mixed G-V/VF U, M/MUH. (1000s)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
707
New Zealand: 1953-78 near comp collection in Seven Seas hingeless album (retail $120) with 1953 QEII Defs to 10/- M, 1958 2d on QEII 1½d Stars U, 1960 Pics to 10/- VFM, 1967 decimals to $2 MLH. Decimal Healths M/sheets MLH (14, retail $180) & most other dec Pic/Commem sets MUH. Second collection 1937-73 (100s) with KGVI set to 3/- inc Official opts, 1940 Centennial set inc all opts & 1960 Pics to £1 Geyser, misc decimals M/U to $2 plus 1903 Express 6d bicolour (this collection retails NZ$350). Third collection to 1984 in springback binder inc 1976-83 MUH Pic/Commem sets. Plus fragmented collection 1937-90 on loose leaves inc 1937 KGVI to 2/- opt Official, 1940 Centennial set to 1/- inc Official opts & decimal Pics to $2 Geyser. Mixed M/MUH/G-FU with much to commend. (many 100s)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
708
New Zealand: 1953-87 Comprehensive near comp collection mostly MUH with 1953 QEII Defs to 10/- blue, 1957-87 Health M/sheets comp (SG cat £220 to 1970), 1960 Pics to £1, 1967 Defs to $2 magenta & all dec Pics/Commems. Lighthouses comp 1947-81 & Ross Dependency to 1982. Conservative NZ retail $1200. Italy, San Marino & Vatican collection from Sicily imperfs to 1940s Pics on loose leaves. Burma, Indonesia, Maldives, Egypt, Sudan collection (100s), many useful inc Maldives 1965 Churchill set imperf prs. Australia 1924-65 M/MUH pre-dec collection (230) inc 1934 Macarthur set, 1937 NSW Sesqui, 1940 Air to 6d & 1950s Pics/Commems (retail $120). Then QEII pre-dec Commems (80) in multiples inc sheet no. or Autotron blks, decimals MUH to mid 1970s inc 1970 ANPEX M/sheet, 1971 Christmas set, 1972 Prime Ind blks of 4, Christmas 35c blk of 6, 1972 Olympics set to 35c blks of 6. Plus 1967-77 FDC collection (100+) mostly Private (WCS) cachets with Mt Gambier (SA) cds. (Many 100s)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
727
Norfolk Island 1947-94 comp mostly MUH collection in 2 Seven Seas hingeless slipcase albums (retail $280) with pre-decimal comp MLH/MUH (retail $230) inc 1947 Ball Bay to 2/-, 1953 Pics to 5/- brown Bridge, 1960 Defs to 10/- plus extra 10/- Bird opt SPECIMEN & all other Pics/Commems inc. Decimals comp 1966-94 (retail $600) with 110 Pic/Commem sets inc 1966 Defs, 1967 Strips & 1969 Birds all to $1, 1974 UPU, 1990 Ships to $5 & 1994 Explorers to $5, plus 14 diff M/sheets inc 1974 UPU. Odd minor tone, mostly fresh MLH/MUH, total retail $ $1100 inc the expensive hingeless albums. (570, 14 M/S).
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
745
Pacific Islands collection in 7 volumes with Fiji to 2000 inc 1872 2c/1d UN, 1891-98 1d, 5d M, 1938-51 KGVI to 5/- MLH/MUH inc 1938 2d brown & green Die II pr MUH, other pre-dec, extensive decimal 1974-2000 M/MLH, often 3 or 4 of ea, cat £1050. PNG extensive collection/accumulation 1952-80s MUH/MLH inc singles & blks many MUH, FV K380. Samoa 1970s cat £50+. Tokelau 1948-90 MUH cat £78. Tuvalu 1976-80 MUH on illustrated leaves & others inc 1953 Coronation issues. (3500, 20 M/S)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
814
Trieste: 1948-54 Zone B Yugoslav Military Govt issues extensive collection with 1948 Red Cross 2l/50p, 1948 Red Cross Postage Due 2L/50p green & red MUH SG BD4 cat £425, 1949 Airs SG B7/B12, plus Airs & surch SG B26/32, 1950 Railway Cent M/sheet perf & also imperf, 1951 Red Cross 0d.50 M & 1951 Red cross Due, 1952 Olympics set, 1952 Exhib M/sheets, 1953 Esperanto Congress set (£460), 1954 Airs set, 1954 Wildlife set MUH, various others. Mostly VF. SG cat £2600+ = A$4700. (100, 3 M/S, cover) (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
815
Trinidad & Tobago: 1851-1980s Used collection inc 1851-55 Britannia (1d) red (2 shades), 1859 Britannia 4d & 6d imperf. 1859-80 Britannia range to 1/-, perf inc shades & wmks. 1883-94 QV to 1/-. 1885-1945 Postage Due to 5d. 1896-1906 Britannia to £1 & 1901-09 to 1/-. 1909 Britannia New Design set to 2½d. Trinidad & Tobago: 1913-23 Britannia to 1/-. 1917-18 War tax opt ½d & 1d inc types. 1922-28 KGV Britannia to 1/-. 1935-37 Pic to 24c. 1938-44 KGVI Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4, to $1.20. 1953-59 QEII Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4 to 60c. 1960-67 QEII Defs, plus shades & blks. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed & some high F/C. SG cat £2400+ = A$4700+. (200)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
825
Vatican: Collection 1840-1988 in 3 albums. 1st Album is a KABE hingeless album to 1964, inc 1840, 1850 & 1867 stampless letters with Roma pmks. Papal States 1852 Arms imperf to 6b. 1867-68 Arms to 80c. 1929 Pope & Arms set to 10L, plus Express. 1931 Parcel Post opt set to 10c. 1931 Postage Due opt set. 1933 Holy Year set. 1934 Provisional surch 2L55, 3L05 & 3L70 (ea with RPSL photo certs). 1935 Congress set. 1936 Expo set. 1938 Congress set. 1939 Sede Vacante opt set. 1947 Air Post set. 1948 Airmail set 250L & 500L. 1949 Pope & Views set to 100L, UPU Air set 300L & 1000L. 1952 Stamp Cent M/S. 1951 Gratian Air set 300L & 500L, Chalcedon set to 100L. 1953 Air set 500L & 1000L, Lombard 100L, then comp to 1964. Other 2 albums are Lindner hingeless albums with almost comp collection of Pope John Paul II travels to various countries inc stamps, M/S & cvrs/cards. Almost all VF fresh M/MUH, post 1960 being almost all VF fresh MUH. SG cat £6500+ = A$11,500+. (900, 43 M/S & 50 cvrs/cards). (P)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
1737
1953 KGVI/QEII PO Arms Specimen folder with current Defins ½d Kangaroo to 5/- Arms CTO, plus Arms 10/- to £2 opt Specimen MUH. Rare type with only minimal sales. (P)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
2392
Registered Envelope: 1953-69 QEII range inc 1/0½d (2 diff), 1/7 (2 diff), 2/5 (6 diff) inc 4 opts, 24c (2 diff) & 25c. Mostly country/regional uses, inc airmail to NZ & Germany. F-VFU. ACSC R37A-B, 38-9, 40A-C-D, 41C, 42-3, 45A-B & 46 cat $138+ (13)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
3097
Aden: 1949-60s MUH Collection with 1949 opt UPU set. 1951 Decimal Surch set 5c-10s. 1953-65 QEII Pictorial to 20/- plus shades. 1954 Royal Visit 1/-. All diff plus shades. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £254 (38)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
3326
1953-62 QEII Pictorial set ½d-£1, plus 3d & 1/3 type II. VFU. SG 135-150 cat £48. (20)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
A$
3327
1953 Royal Visit 6d comp sheet of 60 with full margins & plate numbers. VF MUH, some separation across centre. SG 151 cat £75+ as singles.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
3725
1953 stampless cover Anhwei Wujiang to Chinxian, with Postage Due $2000 tied by Chinxian 26 9 53' cds. SG D1464. Scarce usage.
  A$110
(US$80)
(€68)
(£61)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
A$
3726
Valuable collection 1945-74 on album pgs in 2 binders. 1945 opt Japan Numeral set to 1Y (SG cat £100). 1946 opt SYS set to $100 on $3000. 1948-49 opt SYS set to $5000. 1949 opt undenominated set. 1951 Division of Country set to $2 (£225) plus M/sheet (£375). 1952 Land Tax set to $5 imperf (£675). 1953 President set. 1955 Armed Forces M/S (£450). 1957 1st Anniv set. 1955 UN set. 1955 69th Birthday set plus M/S (£230). 1954 Forest Campaign $20 (£100) & $50 (£200). 1956 70th Birthday set. 1956 60th Anniv M/S set of 2. 1956-60 Def Building set to $3. 1960 Paintings set. 1962 Paintings set to $4 (£250). 1962 Lions M/S. 1961 Art Treasures set. 1963 Postal Union set. 1964 Fruits set. 1964 Reservoir set. 1964 Cacti set. 1964 -66 Building Def set to $4. 1966 Paintings set. 1969 Cary Def high val set. 1966 Bird set. 1968 New Year set. 1970-71 Occupations. 1971-82 Dog set. Almost all VF MUH/UN as issued, a few U. SG cat £7500+ = A$14,500+. Mi cat €12,000 = A$19,500. (950 + 15 M/S) (P)
  A$5300
(US$3869)
(€3286)
(£2915)
  A$7000
(US$5110)
(€4340)
(£3850)
A$
4178
New Caledonia: 1953 Centenary set 1Fr50-13Fr, IMPERF horiz prs. VF fresh MUH. SG 331-4(var), Maury 284-7 cat €350. (4 prs). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
4873
1953 usage of 'Poundage Payable at GOLD COAST/4d' opt on KGVI 20/- red British Postal Order (wmk GVIR) with 'Accra 5 JAN 53' issue pmk & 3 security punches, sent to pay for some stamps from a UK dealer. Registered cover franked 1/- & 1d (3) tied by 'Accra 6 JAN 53' pmks with enclosed letter on fancy letterhead. Postal order in extremely fine condition & surely a unique surviving group. (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
4874
1953 usage of 'Poundage Payable at GOLD COAST/4d' opt KGVI 20/- red British Postal Order (wmk GVIR) with 'Accra 5 JAN 53' issue pmk & 3 security punches. Was one of 2 sent to a UK dealer, with photocopy of the registered cover & of enclosed letter on fancy letterhead. Superb fresh EF. Extremely rare with only 2 recorded. (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
5658
1953 Royal Visit 2d comp sheets of 60 with full margins, imprint & plate numbers. VF MUH. SG 154 cat £33+ as singles. Scarce as full sheet.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£14)
A$
5855
Perlis: 1953 QEII Coronation 10c sheet of 60 with imprint & plate numbers. MUH, some sl tones & separation down centre. SG 28 cat £150 as singles, premium for sheet.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$75
(US$55)
(€47)
(£41)
A$
6295
Netherlands New Guinea: 1950-62 complete Mint collection on pgs. 1950-52 Queen & Numeral set to 5G (SG cat £160). 1953 Flood Relief opt set. 1954-60 Queen set to 1G. 1957 Postage Due set to 1G, & all Commems. West New Guinea 1962 UNTEA opt set to 5G. All diff. VF M. SG cat £95+. (83)
  A$110
(US$80)
(€68)
(£61)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
A$
6672
Nigeria: 1948-58 Mint collection on pgs. 1948 KGVI Wedding set, 1949 UPU set, 1953 Coronation, 1953-58 Pictorial set to £1, 1956 Royal Visit. All diff. VF fresh M. SG cat £100. Ex Belgium PO archive collection of UPU distribution 'specimen stamps'. (21)
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
7350
1948 KGVI Silver Wedding set 2d & 10/- registered airmail cover, tied by 'Gizo 1953' cds. To USA. VF. SG 75-6 cat £10+ as loose stamps alone.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
A$
7676
Specialised collection 1950-53 sets & covers with 1950 Queen's Birthday sets M & U (6, inc blks of 4), & FDC (3) inc 2 sets on reg FDC to USA. 1951 Treaty set MUH (7) inc blks, plus 2 diff FDC. 1953 Pictorial set 1d-£1 M, & MUH blks, plus all values ex 5/- & 10/- on cover inc various single or mixed value frankings, Canoe Mail covers (2), registered, Airmail, Packet Boat & Shipmail etc. Noted to France, Switzerland, USA, Australia, England, Germany, Malaya, British Zone Germany, & Bulgaria at correct 2/4 rate. VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £600 as loose stamps alone plus the value of all the covers. Beautifully written up pgs in SG slipcase binder. (125, 27 covers). (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
7680
1930s-72 Airmail covers with early 1930s? Tin Can Mail cover inc franked 1928 USA 5c Airmail to pay airmail within USA. 1935 inwards from Sth Africa via Egypt by air to Sydney, 1939 FFC Tonga-NZ, 1941 FFC Tonga-Fiji, 1942 Warship pictorial cover to NZ, Nukualofa-Vavau FFC, 1945 to Sydney franked 3d & 6d, 1947 (Sept-Oct) Tonga-NZ & NZ Tonga, 1953 (3-12 Aug) TEAL 'Coral Route' (2) Tonga-Cook Is & reverse, formula Air Letter NZ-Togo, more 'Coral Route' NZ-Tonga or reverse (5), Samoa-Tonga or reverse & Tonga-Fiji. Then 1964 Airmail 25th Anniv flights Fiji-UK, Fiji-NZ, plus with Anniv vignette Tonga- UK & Fiji-UK, & 2 M/S of 4 vignettes MUH. 1967 (4 July) covers signed by UK & USA representatives at King's Coronation. 1968 New Airport Terminal opening, Polynesian Holiday flight, & 1972 Nukualofa-Vavau. Beautifully written up pgs in SG slipcase binder. (29 covers, 2 M/S) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
7690
Postal Stationery -Registered Envelopes: 1893-1950s used inc 1893 on darker stock 1895 to New Zealand with arrival b/s -stamps lost (H&G C7). 1931 use of 3d w/o reverse lines franked 1d Tree pr & with 'Haapai' reg label to Germany with 1931 arrival b/s (C20). 1942 use of 3d blue printing smaller size (157x100mm) with Queen 2d tied by 'Nukualofa 27 MY 42' cds sent locally (C21). 1946 use of larger type with lines to edges with 3d Gate tied by 'Nukualofa 19 JA 46' cds -to USA with arrival b/s & 'Supposed Liable To Customs Duty' (C21b). Same used 1946 with 2½d Queen to USA (address removed) with 3 diff Canada b/s inc Railway TPO, red Customs Label & large Duty Free cds (C21b). Another in 1953 franked 2/- & 4d Airmail to USA with b/s Fiji (2 diff), USA (2 diff), & 'Blaine & Seattle RPO' railway TPO. 1954 unlisted type with square flap at right no reg label or b/s (C22?) & another franked 8d & 5d to USA with 1961 arrival b/s. Most with colour copy of reverse. Most unpriced H& G & very rare group. (9). (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$