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2005 Parrots $2.50 sheetlet. VF fresh MUH. Only available in 2005 Year Album. Retail $48.SOLD at A$10
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1955 Stanley Gibbons Postage Stamp Catalogue, Part II Europe & Colonies with 1200 pgs in the familiar green cover. Page minor foxing to end papers o/w VGC.AVAILABLE at A$20
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Forgeries: (Index) The Work of Jean De Sperati, Part II THE PLATES Approx 150 B&W photocopied pages (pub 1955 BPA).AVAILABLE at A$30
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Seychelles: Postage Stamps & Postal History, by HV Farmer, 123pgs plus 29 B&W plates, pub Robson-Lowe 1955. Worn DJ, o/w VGC.AVAILABLE at A$40
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1927-65 large, mostly MUH accumulation in 3 s/books & 50 hagners inc 1928 Kookaburra 3d M/sheet, selvedge 3 sides, 1931 Kingsford Smith to 6d, 1937 NSW Sesqui to 9d, 1920s-30s 3d Commems (28). 1945 Gloucester sets (40), Peace sets (30), 1946 Mitchell sets (8), 1947 Newcastle sets (16), 1951 Federation (45), 1953 Produce Food strips 3d (12), 3½d (15) & set blks of 9. 1953 Coronation sets (20), 1953 TAS Sesqui to 2/- (18), 1954 RV (24), Olympics 2/- blue (32) & 2/- green (22), 1955 Cobb & Co sets (35), 1956 Olympics sets to 2/- (20), 1954 QEII to 1/7 (15 sets), 1959 Flowers to 3/- (10), 1962 Games (16) inc imprint blks of 4, 1963 RV (18), 1964 Airmail to 2/3 (15), 1965 ANZAC trios (18), Birds sets of 8 (inc 2/5 cream paper) to 3/- (8), 1953-65 letter-rate Commems (few 1000) inc sheet number, autotron & other positional multiples mostly MUH. Mentioned sets/singles retail $1100 plus AAT pre-dec Pic sets to 2/3 (14, $180) & 1964 Navigator set to £2 F M ($150). (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$450
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1930s-60s mostly M/MUH pre-decimal collection/ accumulation in 5 s/books & binder. Inc 1931 2d Kingsford Smith plate no.1-8 blks of 4 M/MUH, 1934 9d Macarthur imprint pr M/MLH, 1934 Vic Cent 2 sets G/F U, 1935 2d Jubilee plate 2 blks of 12 & 8 from base of sheet showing retouch varieties inc cross hatching flaws LRC (Pos 32 cat $100). 1937-52 KGVI Defs to 2/- Crocodile imprint blks of 4 (200) M/MUH min ACSC $1800. 1937 KGVI 1/4 magenta blk of 40 toned MUH. 1941 2½d/2d Surcharge (22) G/F U showing opt varieties. QE Defs blks, 1958 Animals in blks, 1955 Olympic 2/- blue & 2/- green (23 ea), 1964 Bird 2/5 cream paper plus others. Toning is present but good quantity F-VF. Cat of mentioned items $2500 plus $100s more for the rest. (ca 3200)SOLD at A$300
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1953-65 better Pics & Commems inc 1953 Produce Food strips 3d (4) & 3½d (7), 1953 Tasmania 2/- (18). 1954 Olympics 2/- blue (22) & 1955 2/- green (44). 1955 Cobb & Co 2/- (18). 1961 Cattle 5/- M (15) & MUH (12). 1962-65 2/3 Commems (158), some tone spots or hinges, many F-VF MUH. 1963-64 Navigators 4/- (10), 5/- (12), 7/6 (11) inc blk of 9 & 10/- M (2) & 10/- MUH (4). Mostly fresh & clean, retail $1300. (410)SOLD at A$325
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Cinderellas & Revenues: Accumulation inc 1920s Pals Airmails set of 6 stuck to contemporary album page (light toning/aging, should tidy up). Patent Office $100 revenues (2, cat £100). PO die proof replica cards (12 diff, retail/cat $100). Victoria 1955 Clifford Park Scout Jamboree label, error 'missing black' (writing etc) pr plus single. Revenues 1973-75 pictorial Hunting stamps set of 15 (cat £54). 1981 XL Private Postal Service $1 stamp comp sheet of 100 CTO (used to circumvent national Postal Strike) -rare, retail $500. Sydney 2000 Olympics tickets (9) plus official map. NSW Revenues (350) to £5, plus approx 95 assorted 1950s-60s stamped receipts. 1938 150th Anniv two-tone labels comp set of 49 plus duplicates (20). 1954 REDEX car trial vignettes (35) fresh MUH. TAS 1950s-60s Tourist Bureau cheques (40) with a variety of Stamp Duties attached plus decimal Railways (28) to 80c MUH. Then world mix inc Greece revenues (100) some attached to original documents, Belgium 1897 Expo labels (4) plus assorted parcel stamps 1925-53 (120), France 1880s revenues (30). Australia coil machine test labels (15) & USA 1930s postal note (120). Worth investigating, see website. Mostly F-VF, in small carton. (1550 & 20 M/S).SOLD at A$325
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Covers: 1930s-70s Commercial/Philatelic Mail to overseas collection in shoebox inc 1937 NSW Sesqui FDC to NZ, 1937 Airmail to England franked 1/6 claret Hermes no wmk perf 11 (ACSC cat $35). 1938 5d Ram FDC pmk Carapook/VIC to USA. 1938 9d Platypus pr FDC registered Airmail to USA. 1940 AIF set FDC to NZ, 1946 OHMS stampless envelope from PMG Dept registered to Canada. 1951 Jubilee FDC registered to USA. 1955 QEII 1/0½d FDC to USA with 'PASSED FREE/U.S. CUSTOMS' cachet. 1958 Airmail to USA franked 2/- Aeroplane, 1966 (June) registered Airmail to NZ franked QEII coils 3c, 4c strips of 4. 1972 to Germany franked 35c Prim Ind (ACSC cat $45), some pmk interest throughout with VIC cds inc Boronia, Burke Rd E.9, Central Park & WA cds inc Big Bell & Trayning. Quite an esoteric group, mostly F-VF. (200).AVAILABLE at A$250
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Asia collections/accumulations in small carton with Burma/Myanmar accumulation inc 1964 Birds inc 50p (46), 2K (45), 1966 Birds 1K (45), 5K (45) & other in quantity MUH cat £3370, 1971 Socialist Party M/Sheet (19) MUH, 1974 Ethnic Costumes SG 254/62 (17 sets) MUH & extras, 1980 Moscow (19 sets) MUH, 1993 Statuettes in blks of 4, 1998 Musical Instruments 5k, 20k, 30k, 50k, 100k in blks of 4 MUH & others cat £5850. Also selections of Korea cat £80, North Borneo M/U odds cat £50+, Vietnam inc 1954 Crown Prince in strips of 4 MUH, 1955 Govt Anniv set in blks of 4 MUH & others, some tropicalisation cat £260+, Netherlands New Guinea 1963 Defs SG 20/38 M/MLH cat £80 & selection of others inc Japan, Indonesia. Other than where stated largely F/VF. Total cat £6300 = A$12,000. (1450, 19 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Australian Territories FDC & stamp collection 1955-post 2000 with AAT FDC collection inc base covers 1983-97 with extras. Christmas Is 1958-2001 on Seven Seas pgs 1958-87 FU/CTO. Then FDCs inc earlier Defs, later issues, 1990 on often 2 of each. Cocos Is 1955-2000 on Seven Seas leaves 1963-92 F U/CTO. Inc 1990 $5 Air Surch 1990 Surch SG 230, SG 230, 234/239, SG O1 cat £128. Then FDCs with mid 1980s on 2 of each. Attractive & comprehensive collection, largely VF. (340, 9 M/S & 490 covers)SOLD at A$200
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British Empire: 1882-1964 with Sarawak 1888-97 Raja to 25c. 1955-59 QEII Pics to $5. New Zealand 1909-16 KEVI basic set to 1/-. Straits Settlements 1882 QV 6c blk of 4 & 32c pr. Gilbert Is 1911 Tree set. Nauru 1929 Ships to 1/- rough paper. Barbados 1882-86 QV to 4d. All diff. F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1100+ = A$2000+. (115).AVAILABLE at A$180
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Carton inc West Germany 1948-87 collection in Schaubek illustrated album & 30 hagners inc 1948 Castles to 5Mk, Brandenburg Gate pr & Hannover trio. 1951 Posthorn set of 16 (cat £65), 1954 Heuss sets (2) to 3Mk (£70). Then good range of 1955-87 Pics, Commems, Charities & Defs (100s) G-F U, with late Commems sets fresh CTO. Then 1981-87 near comp MUH collection in Lighthouse turn-bar hingeless album, retail $250+, plus extras & duplicates in 28 hagner pgs. Also Australia 1966-86 collection in another 20 hagners & Russia 1980 Olympic FDC collection (80 covers) in custom red slipcase album. (many 100s)SOLD at A$130
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Czechoslovakia 1929-92 Collection in 4 s/back binders. An attractive & neatly laid out collection mostly MLH to mid 1950s thereafter mostly MUH. Noted 1955, 1956 & 1957 Costumes sets, 1963 Space M/Sheet with many other Space, Cultural sets. Also extensive range of Art Series sets mid 1960s to 1992 some sets in sheetlets of 4 inc 1969, 1974 to 1977 inclusive sets in stilts, 1974 Hydro set in stilts of 4, 1974 BRNO 1st issue & 2nd issue in sheets of 16 with labels. Also Prague Castle series some in stilts inc 1979. 1979 & others. Also Exhibition M/Sheets, plus more! VF & desirable collection SG cat £4400+ = A$7600. (1720, 157 M/S or shlts).SOLD at A$400
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Europe: Collection in 4 s/books with Austria 1934-83 MLH/MUH with good post war inc 1949 Child Welfare, POW Fund, 1950 Corinthian Plebiscite set, 1952 Olympics, Stamp Day, 1953 Linz Theatre sets, 1954 1s50 Von Wilsbach, 1955 Republic Anniv sets & solid range of others cat £2000. Iceland 1949-80 inc 1952 Bjornsson set, 1950 Defs to 25Kr, 1954 Hafstein set, 1959 Defs to 25Kr Eagle G/F U plus others cat £300. Also some general World. Some mixed condition but some F-VF. Total cat £2300+ = $4100. (1650 + 5 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$325
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France 1849-1988 extensive collection in Minkus album with 1849 Ceres imperf 10c, 20c (2), 25c (2), 1853-61 Napoleon imperf 1c, 5c, 10c (2), 40c & 80c. 1862 Napoleons perf (16) inc 80c (3), 40c (2) & 30c. 1870 Bordeaux print imperf 5c, 20c (4) & 30c. 1870 Ceres perforated (14) to 80c rose. 1876-98 P&C to 5Fr various types G/F U. Postage Dues with 1881-92 (18) to 1Fr brown & 1893 (17) to 2Fr vermilion. 1900-25 Mersons to 20Fr. 1903-26 Sowers to 2Fr. 1918 Red Cross 15c. 1927 Dues set to 2Fr, 1930 1Fr50 Sinking Fund, 1929-33 Pics to 20Fr, 1930s Commems, 1936 Airs to 3Fr50, 1936 100th Flight set (£180). 1937 Museum set, 1938 50Fr Ader, 1940 Surch selection U. 1941 Nat Relief set MUH, 1942 & 1943 Nat Relief sets G/F U, 1947 500Fr Air M, 1949-50 Airs set, 1949 CITEX, 1949-84 Nat Relief sets G/F U, 1955 Nat Relief M/MLH & later issues. Mostly VF, a valuable collection total cat £7850 = A$13,500. (ca 2200)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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France: 1849-mid 1970s extensive & valuable collection nicely laid out on leaves in 3 quality springback binders inc 1949 20c, 25c (2), 1853 1c (2), 5c, 10c (2), 20c (9, various shades), 40c, 80c, 1862 to 80c, 1863-70 laureates to 80c, 1870 Bordeaux print 1c, 10c (2), 20c, 30c, 1871-76 to 80c (2), 1871 Postage Dues 25c, 30c, 1876 Peace & Commerce, 1876 type 1 to 1Fr inc 75c, 1877-90 to 5Fr G/FU, also 25c black/pale rose M, 1881-92 Postage Dues inc 1F black, 1898 Peace & Commerce to 2Fr, 1900 to 5Fr, 1918 Red Cross, 1922 War Orphans to 1Fr, 1925 5Fr Peace & Commerce Exhibition U, 1927 Sinking Fund set & others, 1936 Airs to 3Fr50, 1936 50Fr Banknote, 1936 Nat Relief set M/MLH, 1947 UPU set & 500Fr Air UN, 1948 Nat Relief set FU. 1950 1000Fr prs MLH, 1949 Airs set, 1953 Nat Relief set, 1953 Sports set, 1954 Airs set, 1955, 56, Relief sets, 1957 Air set FU later, Charity Red Cross & other sets. A nice, clean, well laid out, odd flt, much nicer than usually seen. SG cat £9200 = A$17,000. (2670) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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France 1936-55 M/MUH collection in Lindner illustrated album inc 1936 Airs 85c, 2Fr25, 3Fr, 1937 Museum, 1938 Pics, 1935 1Fr50 light blue Normandie M/MUH, 1936 Vimy set, 1938 Intellectuals, 1938 50Fr Ader, 1940-41 Surch set. 1943 Nat Relief largely MUH post war inc 1950-53 sets MUH, 1954 set M/MLH, 1955 set MUH, also Red Cross & other contemporary issues. Mostly VF. SG cat £3150 = A$5400. (560+)AVAILABLE at A$650
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Germany & Area: 1880-1990s Collection in s/book, plus box. Strength in WWI & II Occupations. WWI Eastern Command 1916-18 opt Germania to 1Mk. Allenstein 1920 opt Germania set to 3Mk. Marienwerder 1920 'Figure' to 3Mk & 1920 Plebiscite set to 5Mk Upper Silesia 1920 Numeral set to 5Mk. Danzig 1920 Germania opt set to 5Mk. Germany 1936 Olympic set to 40pf. 1937 Hitler M/S. WWII Occupations inc Albania 1943 opt to 1Fr. Laibach 1944 Arms opt range inc Air to 10L. Macedonia 1944 opt selection. Serbia 1941-44 range inc blks. DDR 1955 Marx M/S imperf. Good coverage of Croatia inc 1941 opt King set to 5.50d & Arms opts to 30d, plus variety blks with opt shifted. 1941-42 Views set, plus blks & tete-beche prs. 1942 Air M/S perf & imperf. 1943 Youth Fund M/S M&U. 1943-44 Leader set to 100k. Also box full of 1980s-2000s covers mostly regist etc. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2900+ = A$5200+. (1050, 17 M/S, 120 cvrs).AVAILABLE at A$350
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Germany - West: 1949-90 near comp collection in older-style Lighthouse album inc 1949 Goethe M/sheet CTO with Commem cancel. 1949 Parliament & Stamp Centenary sets M. 1949, 1951-56 Relief Fund sets M or U (cat £700). 1949 UPU 30pf. 1950 Bach set, 1951 Rontgen & St Mary's set CTO, Philatelic Exhibition set M. 1952 Hostels set U. 1953 Transport Exhib set U. 1955 Lufthansa set M. 1959 Beethoven M/S & others to end 1990, plus 1991-96 Pics/Commems MUH in hagner album. SG cat £4000 = A$7000. Also West Berlin 1986-90 MUH collection cat £260. (1500+).AVAILABLE at A$500
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Germany - West collection 1949-95 in 3 s/books arranged as a dealer's stock so with many extras. Inc 1951 Posthorn to 80pf, 1952 30pf Otto, 1952 10pf Stamp Centenary (15), 1952 20pf Road Safety (5), 1953 30pf Liebig, 1953 30pf Transport (2), 1954 4pf Gutenberg (41), 1954 20pf St Boniface (6), 1955 10pf Gauss (55), 1955 Lufthansa (7 sets), 1955 10pf vermilion (23), 1955 Exhibition (3 sets), 1955 Relief set, 1956 10pf Heine (9), 1956 20pf Luneburg (9), other 1950s U plus some later issues sets/part sets F-VF SG cat £4000+ = A$7000. 1959 Beethoven M/sheet MUH & F U. Also inc 2 s/books & binders of Australia & various European & general World. A good collection. (ca 5000)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Germany - West: 1951-82 se-tenant combinations & Defs inc 1951 Numeral & Posthorn to 20pf. 1955 President to 20pf inc Advert Labels. 1961-66 Portraits to 20pf inc tete-beche & gutter prs. 1971-22 Accident Prevention to 40pf. 1977-82 Buildings to 50pf inc blk. VF MUH/U. Mi cat €420+. (150 items)SOLD at A$150
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Singapore: 1948-63 Collection on pgs with 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1955-59 QEII Pic set to $5. 1962-63 Birds, Orchids & Fish set to $5. Commems inc 1949 UPU set. 1959 New Constitution set 1960-63 National Day sets. 1963 Festival 5c. All diff. F-VF M/U. SG cat £125+. (52).AVAILABLE at A$35
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1935-75 Rocket Mail collection with 1935 Riverview to Moggill cover (signed by A H Young) AAMC R4a cat $110, plus sheetlet of the 4 blue vignettes signed by A H Young AAMC 5c cat $82, 1937 Coronation Rocket Cover with cachet 'By Rocket 10-5-37? Aust Rocket Society' AAMC R11 cat $120, 1936 Enoggera Rifle Range Rocket Cover, AAMC R7 cat $130. May 1966 Eldo Rocket Cover 24/5/66, AAMC R103 cat $100 & 15/11/66 Europa Rocket Cover Commems. Also 1955 Woomera to Sydney with RAAF/SERVICE boxed cachet. Great Britain 1959 Forces Mail on illustrated 'Edinburgh Airfield' cover with BFPO 151 RAF cds - Used in Maralinga, site of the atomic bomb tests. An interesting VF selection, total cat $700+. (10, 2 shtlts)SOLD at A$275
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1922-64 Ministerial black Die Proofs sheetlets Collection in binder inc 1922-27 King 5c. 1930 TB Fund set to 5Fr+5Fr (1 for ea val). 1934 TB Fund (10c-5Fr). 1933 TB Fund (10c-5Fr). 1934 Exhib, Brussels set to 1Fr75. 1944 Victory 10Fr. 1948 Production & Industry to 6Fr. 1950 TB Fund set to 8Fr. 1951 TB Fund set to 8Fr, plus 1952 set to 8Fr. 1955 Scientists 1Fr20, 3Fr & 4Fr. 1957 Helicopter 4Fr. 1959 Boeing Air 6Fr. 1960 Stamp Day 3Fr. 1960 UNICEF 40c-6Fr. 1961 Relief Fund to 6Fr. 1963 TB Child Portraits to 6Fr. 1964 Abbey Fund set. 1964 TB Fund set to 6Fr. All diff. VF fresh UN as made. COB cat €5900+ = A$9000+. (102 M/S). (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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Unemployment Insurance 1955 Numerals 32c-$2.60 (ex $1.88 & $2.60 emerald), opt SPECIMEN in red. VF fresh M, $2.08 sm thin. Bft ex 39-55. Very Scarce. (16)SOLD at A$120
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1946-59 early issues with 1946 Russian Occup 50ch green, 1948 Establishment set, then good range of 1950-51 (17, Mi cat €1340+), 1952-53 (18, €800) inc Anti-USA Day (€45), 1953 5th Anniv (€50), 1954 Anti-US Imperialism (€150), & Youth Conference (2, €400), 1955 (27, €330), 1956 (11, €245) & 1957-59 (€135). All but 2 imperf. VFU. Mi cat €3500. Very interesting original accumulation from family of Polish engineer who worked in North Korea at the time (88) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1400
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1955 use of Airmail envelope franked 1952 Li Su Doc 70w, Taedong Gate 5w lake & 1955 Liberation 10w green pr, all imperf, tied by 'Kesong 55 8 12' cds. To Czechoslovakia. SG 50, 82 & 97a. Sent by Czechoslovak Office of the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1955 use of China Pic envelope Peking Fort Gate in blue franked 1951 Medal 40w imperf, large size, Peace 20w perf, 1954 Ironworks 10w imperf, 1955 Labour Law 10w imperf, Liberation Anniv 10w green & Soviet Friendship 10w perf tied by 'Chung Jin 13 9 55' cds. SG N48, 51, 87, 96, 97 & 99. To Poland. Sent by Polish engineer working at a Planning Office in North Korea. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1955-57 Airmail covers with wide range of diff frankings with 57 stamps (18 diff) almost all imperf, all on pictorial envelopes which mostly appear to be Chinese, also a 20w envelope, all with Pyong Yang cds of 1956 or singles covers of 1955 or 57'. All to Poland. Mi cat €330++ as loose stamps alone. Mostly F-VF. Very interesting find of original correspondence from Polish engineer working for the North Korean govt. (12). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1700
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1955-59 QEII 1d orange w/o stars IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 745(p). CP N31a(p). Only 1 sheet was recorded.SOLD at A$60
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1955-59 QEII 1½d brown lake w/o stars IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 746(p). CP N32a(p). Only 1 sheet was recorded.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1955-59 QEII 2d bluish green w/o stars IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 747(p). CP N33a(p). Only 1 sheet was recorded.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1955-59 QEII 4d blue w/o stars IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 749(p). CP N35a(p). Only 1 sheet was recorded.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1955-59 QEII 6d purple w/o stars IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 750(p). CP N36a(p). Only 1 sheet was recorded.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1955 QEII Giraffe & Elephants 1d, 6d, 1/- & 2/6 Revenue. VF F/C. Bft 16, 18, 19 & 21. (4).AVAILABLE at A$30
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1955 QEII Giraffe & Elephants 20/- black Revenue. Superb F/C. Bft 24.AVAILABLE at A$60
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1955 imperf Proofs with Anniv of Warsaw Liberation (4), Monuments (22), Russo-Polish Treaty (8), Cycle Race (7), Poznan Fair (6), International Games (13), Anniv of Return of Territories (8), Revolution 50th Anniv (6), Mickiewicz (13). All diff colours, most diff to issued colours. All opt 'PROBA'. VF fresh MUH. Ex SG 904-54. All exp Korszen. (87) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1955 Chopin set 40gr & 60gr proofs in blue, grey, brown & deep brown, red & green, all opt PROBA, imperf. Superb fresh MUH, all left marginal with all 4 margins. SG 906-7(p), Mi 899-900(p), Fi 759-60 P1-P3 cat zl900++. Rare music thematics. All exp Schmutz PZF. (6). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1955 'WESTERN SAMOA' opt Arms set 5/- to £2, wmk Mult Star NZ. VF fresh MLH. SG 232-235 cat £90. (4)SOLD at A$35