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1955 Gibbons Postage Stamp Catalogue, Part I, British Empire with 700 pgs in the familiar red cover. VGC.AVAILABLE at A$15
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1955 Gibbons 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$10
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New Zealand: 2016 SG Catalogue with colour pgs inc Postage Dues, Lighthouses, booklets, Ross Dependency, Aitutaki, Cook Is, Niue, Penrhyn Is, Tokelau & Western Samoa to 1955. Used, VGC with laminated covers.SOLD at A$25
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New Zealand: The Postage Stamps of… Vols 1-4. Vol 1 (1938) inc QV Chalons & Sidefaces, plus 1899 Pictorials. Vol 2 inc 1936 Pics & 1940 Centenary, plus set of 6 Die Proofs still attached. Vol 3 'Postal History & Cancellations'. Vol 4 (1955) inc updates to the previous 3 vols. Covers no pretty but contents mostly F-VF condition. Essential reference group. With Vol I being Rare. (4 books)AVAILABLE at A$400
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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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Sweden: Skilling Banco Stamps of Coat of Arms type, 158 pgs, in English. Pub by Swedish PO 1955, Postal Museum Communication No 30. De-Accessioned from the Philatelic Society of NSW Library. VGC.SOLD at A$15
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1936-78 FDC collection with Pre-Decimals (360) inc 1935 KGV SJ 2d, 1937 NSW Sesqui set to 9d pmk Carrington, 1937 KGVI 1d, 2d Die I (4), 1946 Mitchell & Peace sets, 1955 S Aust Cent registered Clarence St (4) all provisional labels & diff cachets & 1959-60 Flowers to 3/- Decimals (300) to 1978 Kingsford Smith. Mostly private Pictorial cachets, or PO generic, strength inc 1967-72 era. Nearly all addressed, some sl mixed condition inc minor tropicalisation, generally F-VF. (650)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Covers: 1937-77 FDC collection (now loose in box) with Pre-Decimals (360) inc 1937 KGVI 1d green/2d red Die II (5), 1946 Mitchell set, 1951 Federation sets (3), 1955 YMCA 3½d (5 diff Royal cachets), 1959-60 Flowers to 3/-, & 1964 Birds to 3/-. Decimals (300) to 1977 Cricket. Mostly private Pictorials cachets or PO Generic with wide range throughout. Nearly all addressed, some sl mixed condition inc minor tropicalisations, generally F-VF. Also Melbourne Olympics set of 52 pictorial pmks. (720)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Covers: Large FDC collection to 1978 Horse Racing with Pre-Decimals (350) inc 1937 KGVI 1d, 2d Die I (6), 1951 Federation (3 diff cachets), 1953 Coronation & 1954 RV sets. 1953 Tas Sesqui (2 diff cachets). 1955 Melbourne Olympics 2/- green (4 diff cachets). 1955 Cobb & Co (4 diff Coach cachets). 1959 Flowers set to 3/- Waratah. 1960 QLD Stamp Cent with 8 diff QV Chalon cachets & 1964 Birds to 3/-. Decimals (300) to 1978 Horse Racing, mostly private pictorial cachets or PO generic with wide range throughout. Nearly all addressed, some sl mixed condition, inc minor tropicalisation, generally F-VF. (650).AVAILABLE at A$350
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Pre-Decimal FDC collection (340) to 1965 Churchill inc 1937 KGVI 1d, 2d Die I (7), 1946 Mitchell (registered), 1951 Federation (2 diff cachets), 1952 KGVI 1/0½d. Aborigine 2/6 on single FDC, 1953 Coronation, 1953 Tas Sesqui Cent. 1955 South Aust Cent registered St Paul's (2 diff cachets) 1959 Flowers to 3/- & 1964 Birds set. Decimals (300) to 1979 Trains with wide range of cachets inc 1970 Expo, Grasslands & RV unaddressed PO Pictorials then mostly Private cachets or PO Generic with good variety & minimal duplication. Nearly all addressed, some sl mixed condition inc minor tropicalising, generally F-VF. (640).AVAILABLE at A$350
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Accumulation/collection in carton with France 1977 Collection Historique de Timbre Poste Francais with 48 Die Proofs individual printed on pgs with descriptive text above & issued stamps CTO at left, all in Official PO Deluxe slipcase album. British Pacific Is 1970s-90s MUH collection in 17 double sided Vario pgs with 35 Pic/Commem sets inc Tonga 1955 Defs to £1 Arms (cat £70), Solomon's 1979 Reptiles to $10, Vanuatu 1987 Fish to 500F, Marshall Is 1999 Birds to $10 & Tokelau Marine Line to $10. Also British Commonwealth 1977 QEII Silver Jubilee collection, 1997 Diana Memorial collection inc 11 diff M/Sheets. Olympics Pictorial packets of 60 diff (50), total 3000 stamps. 'S' collection in 40 hagners inc Switzerland (170), Spain $200, Sweden (70), South Africa (170) & Singapore (60). Australia inc 1969-75 near comp PO Pack collection (retail $450) inc 1970 & 71 Selected issues, 1971-75 Christmas sets & 1972 Olympics/Primary Ind. 1988 EXPO FDC collection in pavilion binder. Channel Is 1980s FDC collection (70) inc Jersey Pics to QEII £5. Norfolk Is 1947-78 MUH collection near comp in Seven Seas hingeless album with all pre-dec inc 1947 Ball Bay to 2/- blue, 1953 Pics to 5/- brown Bridge. 1960 Pics to 10/- Bird opt most decimals to 1978 Christmas. A decent group of collections, all in one carton.AVAILABLE at A$350
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Asia & Middle East: 1920s-90s Collections & accumulations. Vietnam North 1948 Ho Chin Minh 2d & 5d, plus blks of 4, plus 50D on 5d inc blk of 4. North Korea 1950 Occupation of Seoul 1wn imperf blk of 4 (SG cat £200). 1965 Silkworm set (£110). South Vietnam from 1955 inc useful Commems. Also Vietnam Independent State 1951 Emperor Pic to 10P. Myanmar 1998-2000 Pic set 5K-100K in full sheets. Various Middle East inc Syria, Yemen & Sharjah. Israel 1980s-90s Commems inc with both tabs & blks. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £7000+ = A$12,000+. (1400+)AVAILABLE at A$375
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British Empire: 1953-60s collection of QEII First issue Definitive sets inc British Antarctic 1963-69 to £1 (both), BIOT 1968 opts to 10R, British Solomons 1956-63 to £1, Mauritius 1953-58 to 10R, PNG 1952-58 to £1, Pitcairn 1957-63 to 2/6, Samoa 1952 to 3/-, Seychelles 1953-61 to 10R, Singapore 1955-59 to $4 & Tonga 1953 to £1. All fresh MUH. SG cat £886. (149)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Covers - Postal History: 1880s-1980s selection inc WWI POW Envelope with printed circular 'Prisoner of War Letter Free' ASC X3.4 cat $125, 1915 German Red Cross envelope from Berlin to German POW in Singapore with various cachets & b/s 'Penang to Singapore JY 6 1915 cds. Very battered covers 1919 China & 1921 Germany -both to Melbourne ca 1900. New Caledonia Lettercards UN (2), 1907 NSW Reg Env U, 1911 Victoria 1d PTPO Envelope. 1947 Franking Machine covers (8 diff), 8 others., plus Air Force base Darwin covers inc 1945 registered franked Gloucester 3d imprint blk with 'Air Force PO No21 cds & censor h/s then 1955-98 covers inc 'RAAF PO Darwin North Aust 1955' cds, 1991 & '98 RAAF Tindal cds, a few pieces, etc. Variable condition but interesting lot. (29).AVAILABLE at A$100
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Deceased Estate carton 3. 'Songbirds of the World Mint Stamp Collection' with 72 MUH stamps on individual full colour pgs in sturdy album size box. New Issue cost over US$400. Netherlands 1930s-60s M/MUH accumulation in s/book inc 1933 Airmail Triangle (100, cat £133). 1940s Charity sets, 1955 Rembrandt set M (£55) & other Pic/Commem sets & singles. Indonesia 1950s-60s collection in album. Asia, Mongolia & Central America with Pics, Commems, Thematics in 20+ hagners. British Commonwealth in 4 medium to large albums with 100s of stamps inc South Africa Pics to 10/-, India Pics MUH & U, plus KGVI Defs to 10/- U. Caribbean Is (950) QV to QEII Decimals, British Guiana (200) 1890s-1950s & GB 1930s-80s inc QEII Machins to £5. Also FDC (130) inc Australia & Territory Pre-Decimals inc Norfolk Is, GB Commem sets, plus others. Australia in the last 2 albums with Decimal 'Fly-Speck' variety collection inc constant ACSC listed (?) retouches. Pre-Dec 1931 Airmail 6d brown CTO, 1935 ANZAC 1/- (2) F-VFU, 1934 Macarthur 9d & Airmail 1/6 No Wmk perf 11, 1938 Robes 5/- & 10/-, 1940 AIF 6d imprint pr & 1940s-50s Coils prs (12) all VF M/MUH. 12 albums in total. Large carton. Mostly F/VF. M/MUH/U. (many 100s).AVAILABLE at A$200
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Germany & World: 1920-90s collections in binders, album & on pgs inc Allied Occup of Germany 1945-48 selection of General issues inc 1947 Pic to 5Mk & 1948 Buildings to 5Mk. West Germany 1949 1st issues, East Germany DDR collection in 3 Davo albums 1950-86 inc useful Commems & M/S. DDR 1964 15th Anniv special large M/S. Also 1955-68 Def, Workers issue in bklt panes, se-tenant prs inc gutter prs. Plus Australia range of 1960s-70s covers & FDCs in binder. Also selection of Pacifics inc Pitcairn, Christmas, Fiji, plus some AAT issues. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG est cat £4500+ = A$8000+. (4000, 80 M/S, & 90 covers).AVAILABLE at A$275
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Netherlands - Covers: 1936-91 collection in 4 albums. Inc FDC 1952 Stamp Centenary, 1952 Stamp Exhibition, 1953 Flowers, 1955 Red Cross, 1954 Charity, 1954 St Boniface, 1955 Red Cross, 1956 Europa FDC & extensive others to 1991 with extras. Also some Flight & Flight Anniv covers. Mi cat €1600 = A$2500. (280)AVAILABLE at A$120
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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).SOLD at A$25
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Thailand 1887-1955 collection inc 1905 1F, 1915 King set, 1914-15 Surch selection, 1920 King set to 50S with extras, plus various others, mostly G-F/VF U cat £470. Also 1950 Coronation 5st to 2B (6 vals) in marg blks of 4, 1951 Defs 5st to 3B (7 vals) in blks of 4, all MUH largely VF. Mostly F-VF total cat £1120 = A$2100. (340)SOLD at A$250
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1955 YMCA Centenary 3½d sheet of 80 with traces of red perf pips at base. Some light toning through central 8 stamps, o/w F-VF MUH. ACSC 328ba cat $80.AVAILABLE at A$20
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1955 Nursing 3½d sheet of 80 with perf pips at right. Around 16 stamps with rev tones, o/w F-VF MUH. ACSC 329b cat $100.AVAILABLE at A$15
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1955 ANPEX Publicity Labels comp sheet of 48. Fresh MUH. Under-rated survivor.AVAILABLE at A$30
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1955 Cocos Islands Australian Postal Administration FFC with pictorial covers, plus various frankings of Australia 1st day of use from Cocos inc scarce card - all with flight cachet in violet or 1 purple, plus an Aerogramme to GB. Also 1963 Pictorials FFC/FDC (3), with Cocos to Mauritius. Johannesburg & Sydney. All diff. AAMC cat $300+. (16).AVAILABLE at A$80
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1955 'BAHRAIN' opt QEII type II 10R Surch on 10/- ultramarine De La rue marginal blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 96a cat £400+. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1950-80 Definitives collection in special album inc 1950 Gate of Heavenly Peace set to $10,000, & North East set to $50,000. 1953 Pictorial set to $2000. 1954 Gate set to $2000. 1955 Workers set to 50f. 1961 Monuments set 50f. 1964 Buildings set to 50c. 1971 Monuments set to 52f. 1975 Construction set to 70f. 1981 Scenery set to $5. 1986 Folk House set to $1.10. Mostly F-VF U, odd sl mixed. (258)SOLD at A$275
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1955 First day of Australian Postal Service FFC with various frankings, some illustrated covers etc, all with flight cachet inc in purple, plus 1963 Pictorials FDC/FFC (3) to Mauritius, Johannesburg or Sydney. All diff. AAMC cat $300. (15).AVAILABLE at A$70
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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$200
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1955 use of Chinese pictrial 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$200
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1955 Pictorial 20w red Postage Stationery envelope with '55 11 28' pmk. To Warsaw Poland. Rare usage. (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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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$1300
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1955 Prince 2Fr & Princess 3Fr set in blks of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 330-331 cat £1360. (8) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1955 imperf colour trial 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'. Superb fresh MUH. SG ex904-54(p). All exp Korszen PZF. Very rarely offered material. (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. Rare music thematics. All exp Schmutz PZF. (6). (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1955 QEII set 1c-$2.50, plus extra listed shade $2.50. VF fresh MUH. SG 189-200a cat £95. (13)SOLD at A$50
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1955 WESTERN SAMOA opt Arms set 5/- to £2 Postal Fiscals. VF MUH. SG 232-5 cat £90. (4) (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1955-59 QEII set 1c to $5. VF fresh MUH. SG 38-52 cat £140. Popular set. (15) (P)AVAILABLE at A$85
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1945-55 M/Sheets 1945 Basel Stamp Centenary 10c, 1951 Lunaba Exhib 40c & 1955 Lausanne 10c+20c. VF fresh MUH. SG MS446b, 531a, 561a cat £640. Mi Blk12,14,15 cat €550. (3 M/S). (P)AVAILABLE at A$170
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Thailand: 1882-2021 huge & very comprehensive collection in 10 'Thailand' stamp album binders with slipcases starting with British PO in Bangkok 1882-85 'B' opt QV to 96c with crown CC, plus 'TWO CENTS' opt 32c & 2c-24c wmk crown CA (mixed good & bad as usual), then Thailand 1883 King set to 1Sk. 1885-87 1 TICAL/Tical opt King 1S (2 types). 1887-91 King to 64a. 1889 Surch 1a on 1S M & U. 1889-91 Surch 1a on 2a, 1a on 3a & 2a on 3a. 1892 Surch 4a on 24a. 1892-94 Surch to 10a on 24a. 1899-1904 King to 64a. 1908 Jubilee opt set to 18a. 1908 Statue set to 40T. 1912 King to 20B. 1918 Red Cross opt to 20B (SG cat £2500+). 1918 Victory opt to 5B (£700). 1920 Scouts Fund set to 1T (£725) & 1921 opt set to 50S (£450). 1926 Coronation Stone set to 20t. 1928 King to 40B. 1944 Thai Occupation of Malaya set (£170). 1953 Red Cross set. 1955 Surch set. 1961-68 King set to 40b. Then excellent range of Commems & Defs inc M/S where issued with imperf & perf M/S in many places. Noted inc 1992 60th Birthday sheetlet of 10. 1996 50th Anniv imperf M/Sheet on thin card (Mi cat €1000), plus perf sheetlet of 10. F-VF M/MUH/U, some earlies doubtful as expected. SG cat £65,000+ = A$115,000+. Valuable & impressive collection. Offered intact at vendor's request at very low reserve. (6000 + 60 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$6000