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1859 QV Halflength 3d blue, perf 12 by Robinson full reconstruction of the intermediate stone (6x4). Mostly G-VF U. SG 78 cat £3360, plus premium for very rare reconstruction. (24). (P)SOLD at A$1900
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1952-65 Valuable pre-decimals MUH betters sorted into individual envelopes, reasonably extensive inc 1952 Aborigine 2/6 wmk CofA (8) & mid 1950s No Wmk 1/6 Hermes (22), 2/- Croc (22) & 2/6 Aborigine (20) retail $776. 1953 QEII 6½d No Wmk (40, $160). Zoologicals No Wmk 4d (12), 6d (36), 9d (20) & 1/- (32) retail $800. 1955 QEII 7½d (50), 10d (60), 1/0½d (18) & 1/7 (28) retail $300. 1959 Zoological sets (20) plus extra 1/- (15) retail $180. 1959 Flowers set of 6 (15, retail $225). 1961 cattle 5/- (17, $340). 1963 QEII 5d green imperf marginal blks of 9 (3, $135). 1963 Birds set of 8 (12) inc 2/5 cream paper ($240) & high val Commems inc 1956 Olympic sets (15), 5½d Memorial prs (60), 2/- QANTAS (30) & assorted 2/3 Commems (190, retail $380). Plus most 1953-65 letter-rate Pics/Commems in varying quantities. Odd uncounted minor tone spots o/w F-VF MUH. Medium shoebox. Total retail as mentioned $3750. (Few 1000s)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1956 Olympics set 4d, 7½d, 1/- & 2/- comp sheets, 1965 ANZAC set 5d, 8d, 2/3 sheets of 80. 1955-63 Letter-rate Commems (6 diff) inc 5d Export & 3½d Rotary. 1962 5d Mission blk of 60. 1951 Federation 5½d & 1/6 imprint blks of 42, 1951 Aborigine 8½d blk of 80 & AAT 5d blue (120), 5d Mawson (120) & 2/- Map (60) comp sheets. Odd minor perf separation. All F-VF MUH. (1580)SOLD at A$350
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1962 Perth Games set 5d, 2/3 comp sheets of 80, 1956 Olympics 2/- green & 1954 RV set 3½d, 7½d & 2/- all sheets of 80. 1957-64 Letter-rate Commems (5 diff) sheets of 80. 1958 Christmas set sheets of 120. 1964-65 5d Multi-coloured Commems (6 diff) sheets of 60. All F-VF MUH. (1480)SOLD at A$425
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Accumulation/collection 1913-2000s in 8 European s/books with kangaroos (400) inc 9d perf Large OS, near comp set to 2/- Brown, extra 2/- maroon (180), 2/- brown (20), 1/- green (30), 6d blue (16) & 6d brown (16) inc opt OS & others to 3d. KGV (350) inc near comp set to 1/4, 1d Red Die II (50) & Die III (12) mostly FU, 1d carmine LM wmk (4), 4d olive (45) & 5d brown (70), 1930s-60s Pre-decimal collections in 2 vols inc Kingsford Smith sets (2), plus 6d brown opt OS, 1932 Lyrebird 1/- & Bridge 2d, 3d opt OS. 1934 Vic Cent sets (4) & Macarthur sets (3), 1937 Robes set to £1, 1940 AIF sets (3), 1949 Arms to £2 & 1964 Navigators set of 7 to £1 cream/white papers, plus plenty of duplicates inc 1930s 3d blue commems (46), 1940 AIF sets to 6d (9), Robes 5/- (50) & 10/- (3). 1950s 2/- commems F-VFU/CTO (190) inc 1956 Olympics 2/- green (50). 1960s 2/3 commems F-VFU/CTO (110). 1964 Navigators 5/- (40), 10/- (9) & £1 (2), plus useful higher val Decimal 1966-2000 inc assorted International Post, Pre-decimal alone retail alone retail over $6000, plus $100s more for the Decimals. Mega retail. Inspection highly recommended. (1000s)SOLD at A$600
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Covers: 1929-82 FDC, Commem Cancel & other Philatelic covers large accumulation inc 1928 Kookaburra 3d M/sheet on local cover with red exhibition pmk, 1931 FFC Melbourne-Launceston & 1931 'All the Way' FFC Sydney-Athens. 1938 NSW Sesqui FDC (4) inc superb Balaklava registered. 1940 AIF set (3). Then 100 mostly FDC 1947-65 inc 1957 QEII set to 1/7 (unaddressed) with matching 'Beaconsfield NSW' cds, 1959-61 Pics to 5/- Cattle, 1964 Birds set (3) inc unaddressed, 1953 Produce Food set of 6 & wide variety of Pics & Commems. Plus album with 1956 Olympic Games sets of 4 (9) with 9 diff Pictorial cancels struck on individual covers inc Cycling, Equestrian & Hockey. Then decimals (850) inc 1966 Defs to $4 on unaddressed envelopes, 1970 Large Cook (5), Grasslands (5) & RV all unaddressed. 1971 Christmas 7c blks of 7 (10) inc Wesley envelope, 1972 Prim Ind (14) inc Wesley envelopes, 1974-79 Paintings set of 5 to $10 (4) plus wide variety 1967-82 mixed PO or Wesley envelopes inc 1971-72 AAT Commem sets (15) with Base Cancels, 1957 2/- Map covers (4) with Base Cancels, 1959 Pics to 2/3 with Base Cancels (3 sets) all with Registered Labels. Also 3 diff Kangaroo/KGV postal stationery items. (Approx 900) (P)AVAILABLE at A$900
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Covers - Postmarks: 1930s-50s Medical Thematics. Special Events with 1950 'Tropical Medical School NSW' provisional Reg label cover with 'AS' cut down Relief cds, 1935 'BMA Conference Melbourne N3' h/s prov reg label cover with 'Relief Stamp Vic 11' cds. Then medical/health related slogan pmk pieces inc 'Repatriation Nursing', accident prevention slogans inc 'Road Carelessness Kills' (7), 1949-54 inc 'Paid' types, 'Sane Driving Safe Arriving' (8) inc cover 'Life Is Precious Help to Prevent Accidents' 1939-56 (16) inc cover, 'Stop Accidents Before They Stop You' (7), 1951-54 'Let Courtesy Reign on the Queen's Highway' (5), 'Road Courtesy is Catching' (4), 1950 Cooma 'Posted in a Safety Town Drive, Walk & Live Safely' (4). Also 1956 health related Meter Franks covers (7) & pieces (6). (12 covers, 58 pieces) (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Interesting range in carton inc P-Stamp collection notably AFL Premier sheetlets, also Movie P-Stamp sheets & other Aust Post products all MUH, FV $190. Then CTO 1996 AFL $4.50 booklets (148) from 12 diff clubs inc Fremantle Dockers (39), Collingwood (23), Swans (20), Richmond (17) all CTO original FV $666 (plus other CTO items FV ca $30). Sydney 2000 $5 Bronze Medal Coins (8 diff). Other Sporting related items inc Steve Waugh Medallion, AFL Medallions inc Michael Voss, Socceroos Medallions, also Cricket Neil Harvey signed b/w Press Photo of scene from 1956 5th Test at the Oval, London. (Many 100s)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Ascension Island: 1954-2011 Chaotically arranged MUH collection in Lighthouse s/book with 85 Pic & Commem sets inc 1956 QEII to 10/- (cat £140), 1963 Birds to £1 (£60), 1981 Flowers to £2, 1986 Ships to £2, & 28 diff M/sheets inc 2006 Exploration set of 4 (cat £40) & 2011 RAF. Some wonderful Pics/Thematics to be seen inc Birds, Fish, Space, Aircraft, Whales, Scouts & Royalty. All fresh MUH. (P)SOLD at A$180
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British Commonwealth late 1800s-1960s collection in 70+ hagners with British Pacific inc Aitutaki 1903 opt set of 6 on NZ Pics to 1/- M (cat £120). British Solomon 1939 KGVI to 10/- & Pics (2 sets) to 5/- F-VF M (cat £250) & 1956 Pics to £1 Arms MUH (£100), Papua 1910 2/6 Lakatoi M (SG 82 cat £60), other Lakatoi (20) to 1931 Surcharges F-VF M (cat £60) & 1939 Airmail set of 6 to 1/6 Olive FU (£75). Pitcairn 1940 Def sets M & U (£100). Fiji (120) inc 1938 KGVI Pic 2d bicolour Die I M (cat £40) & 1954 QEII Pic set to £1 Bugler VFM (£85). Then British Caribbean QV-QEII mainly Jamaica (180) inc 1956 QEII set of 16 to £1 Arms MLH (£95), Trinidad & Tobago (100) inc 1851 NVI Grey on blue (FU (SG 5 cat £70). These sets/singles cat £1050, total much higher. British Africa collection (250) in springback album inc Rhodesia & Nyasaland 1954 QEII set to £1 U (cat £50). Zimbabwe 1980 Pics to $2 MUH, Swaziland 1962 Defs to R2 Flowers MLH (£50). Also more Pacific on loose leaves inc Gilbert & Ellice Is 1956 Pics to 10/- MLH & U (cat £100), Nauru 1954-1968 & New Hebrides 1956-1971, plus Pitcairn & Fiji odds. Overall F-VF M/MUH/U. (many 100s)SOLD at A$300
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British Pacific 1910s-80s inc PNG 1952 Pictorial set to £1 MUH (SG cat £90), Nauru appears basically comp 1916-82 (£1100+) inc opt KGV & Seahorses set ½d to 10/- (£500+), 1937-48 Ship to 5/- plus extras (£240) & all sets to 1892 inc extra blks & lots of M/sheets in sheet file. Solomon Is (£860) inc 1914 KGV to 5/- M (£140), 1939-51 KGVI Pics in large quantities U to 1/-, 1956-63 QEII Pics similar to 1/3 & 1940 Postage Due set MUH (£95). Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2100+. (1600 + 30 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Carton of collections/accumulation inc Philatelic Exhibition pmk covers, Cinderellas & ephemera, noted Olymphilex 2000 set of 15 diff pmks, plus 1956 7½d Melbourne Olympics black print Die Proof Cards (2, only 200 printed). GB PO Packs (14 FV £35) inc 1979 & 1998 Year packs. World booklets (45) inc 1981 Royal Wedding types M/Sheets MUH (45) inc WWF & Exhibition Ephemera. Nauru 1954-83 & PNG 1932-82 collections mixed M/MUH & G-FU in hagners & Seven Seas illustrated albums & NZ 1890s-1960s Used in green s/book, plus covers (approx 200) inc Aust/World FDC & Commercial/Philatelic Mail. Intriguing carton lot, well worth viewing with good variety of non-mainstream philatelic material. (many 100s)SOLD at A$130
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Germany - Berlin: 1956-90 accumulation with scattered earlier, from 1961 appears 99% comp with up to 6 of many 1980s sets. Mostly U to 1980 then almost all MUH. VF MUH/U, few M. Est Mi cat €2500. FV est 1600DM = A$1270 of the MUH alone. (1300+)AVAILABLE at A$170
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Gilbert & Ellice, plus Kiribati: 1911-2000 Collection in binder 1911 Pine Tree set. 1912-27 KGV to 5/-. 1940 Postage Due set to 1/6 (SG cat £180). 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1939-55 KGVI Pic set to £1. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1956-62 QEII Pic set to 10/-. 1965 Pic set to £1. 1966 Decimal Surch set to $2. 1971 Pictorial Def set to $2. Kiribati 1979-80 Pictorial set to $5. 1990 Fish set to $5. 1994 Butterfly set to $5. Good coverage of Commems, plus M/S. Most diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U, post 1960 seems all VF fresh MUH. SG cat £700+ & with high FV of $400+ in moderns. (780, plus 50 M/S).AVAILABLE at A$200
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Mongolia: 1956-2011 MUH stock of sheets, blks & M/Sheets in carton inc 1956 Mongol-Soviet Friendship 1t blk of 28 (SG cat £1175). 1962 Afro-Asian set full sheets. 1956 Youth Festival 30m full sheet. Range of Thematic M/sheets inc Cartoons, Actors/Actresses, Royalty, Sport & Animals. 2004 World's Longest Stamp M/sheet. 1984 Mickey & the Beanstalk 25M (40 full sheets) & 35M (41 full sheets). 1983 Mickey Mouse - The Sorcerer's Apprentice 25M, 55M, 65M, 75M & 85M (40 full sheets of each value). VF fresh MUH. SG cat £8500+ = A$16,000+. Useful for resale. (4000+ & 80+ M/S)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Solomon Islands: 1907-83 collection in binder inc 1907 Large Canoe set to 1/- M (SG cat £275), plus ½d-5d horiz strips of 6 with diff types & varieties. 1908-11 Small Canoe set to 5/- (£200). 1914-23 KGV set to £1 (£425) & 1922-31 to 10/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set, 1939-51 KGVI Pic set to 10/-. 1956-63 QEII Pic set to £1, 1965 QEII Pic set to £1, 1966-67 Decimal surch set to $2. 1968-71 QEII Def Pic set to $2. 1972 Flora & Fauna set to $5. 1979 Reptiles set to $5. Mostly VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2900+ = A$5200+. Nice collection. (370) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Solomon Islands: 1907-60 Collection almost comp with 1907 Large Canoe set (SG cat £275), 1908 Small Canoe set (£200), 1913 KGV set of 4, 1914-23 & 1923-31 KGV sets to 5/- (£290), KGVI Pictorial set to 10/- (£100) & 1956 QEII Pics to 10/-, & 1940 Postage Due set (£95). Mostly F-VF M/MUH/UN. SG cat £1050. (87) (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Collection 1956-80 MUH in s/book. 1959 Harvest 8f se-tenant blk of 4. 1962 Bridge set 4f-20f. 1965 Mountaineering 8f set. 1921 Albania Workers set 8f-52f. 1972 Gymnastics 8f set. 1972 Red Flag Canal 8f set. 1972 Ship set. 1972 30th Anniv 8f set. 1973 Ballet 8f set. 1973 Panda set 4f-43f. 1975 Country Women 8f set. 1975 Confucius 8f set. 1980 Face Masks set 4f-70f. 1976 College 8f set. Mostly F-VF MUH/UN, sl tropicalisation on some. SG cat £3130+ = A$6000+. (510).SOLD at A$2100
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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)AVAILABLE at A$5300
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1956-62 set ½d to 10/- collection of imprint &/or plate number blks of 4 plus 1964-65 new wmk set 2d & 6d imprint/plate number blks of 10. VF MUH. SG 64-75 & 85-6 cat £305+ as singles plus premium for scarce imprint blks. (68 in 14 blks) (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1949-58 Sets with 1949 War Effort (SG cat £55), 1950 Internment, Birthday (£100), Azerbaijan (£80) & long Shah set (£120) ex 20d, 1953 Air (£140) & Sports (£85), 1956 Olympic & 4 other sets, 3 singles. Mostly F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £760. (70) (P)SOLD at A$350
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1954 & 1956 Official Award documents given to Polish doctor at Polish field hospital in North Korea, 1st is bilingual Polish/Korean. Interesting red Cross items. (2) (P)AVAILABLE at A$375
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1954 Airmail covers with 3 franked 1951 Soldier's Medal 24mm high 40w pr & Peace Propaganda 20w, 3 more same franking but with 25mm high Medal, plus 1956 Pictorial covers (3) franked 40w Medal pr & 1955 Soviet Friendship 20w. Another with 1951 Partisan Li Su Dok 70w, 1955 Friendship 20w & 1956 Labour Law Anniv 10w. Final franked Li Su Dok, Friendship 20w & 1954 Taedong Gate 5w pr. All stamps imperf, all to Poland with arrival b/s. SG N47, 48, 50, 51, 82, 101b & 110b cat £123+. Mi cat €192+ as loose stamps alone. Rare group. (9) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1100
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1957 Registered cover franked 1956 Sex Equality 10w imperf (8) on reverse & 1957 Ulmil Pavilion 40w green perf 10 (4), tied by '57 9 12' cds. To Poland (addressed in Russian) to Govt Ministry in Warsaw with official arrival h/s. SG N112 & 119 cat £24+. Mi 108B & 118 cat €72+ as loose stamps alone. Rarity as proper usage. (P)SOLD at A$600
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1852-2014 Collection in Lighthouse hingeless album & s/book inc 1852 Grand Duke 10c & 1sgr. 1859 Arms to 37½c, imperf 1865-72 Arms to 1Fr, rouletted. 1875-80 Arms to 1Fr perf. 1882 Peace & Commerce to 5Fr. 1891-93 Grand Duke to 29Fr & 1906-08 to 5Fr, plus 1912-15 Surch. 1914-21 Grand Duchess to 5Fr. 1921-35 Pic to 20Fr. 1937 Exhib M/S. 1940-41 German Occup comp, 1945 M/S. 1947 Abbey set. 1952 Centenary setenant pr. 1956 Europa set. 1957 Europa set. All diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £8600+ = A$16,500+. Nice collection. (1300 + 11 M/S) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Extensive near comp collection 1864 to end 2002 in 3 expensive KABE hingeless albums (retail $1000+). 1864 QV ½d buff wmk crown CC (cat £120) inc 1885 QV set of 6 to 1/- (cat £120), 1899 Malta 2/6 olive-grey. 1903 KEVII set of 7 to 1/- (£120). 1905-11 KEVII (10) to 1/- black (£225). 1914 KGV to 2/- purple & blue. 1922 Self-Govt opts to 5/- (5/- Control 1 cnr single) cat £350+. 1922 Pics (12) to 5/- (£100) & 1926 Postage opts to 5/- (£100). 1928 Postage & Revenue opts near comp to 10/- (£180). 1930 KGV Pics comp (17) to 10/- (£225). 1938 KGVI to 10/- (£75). 1948 Self Govt opts to 10/- & 1949 SW (£130). QEII appears comp MUH to end 2002 inc 1956 Defs to £1 MLH, 1965 Pics to £1 MUH & huge range of other MUH Pic/Commem sets & M/sheets to end 2002. Total SG cat £3200 = A$6200. Wonderful collection, conservatively reserved. (100s) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1956-64 QEII Pictorial set ½d-£1 collection almost all imprint &/or plate number blks inc ½d blk of 20 U, 1d blk of 4, 1½d strip of 6 U & blks of 4 (2), 2d blk of 4, 2½d blk of 4, 3d blk of 4, 5d blk of 10, 6d blk of 6, 8d blk of 6, 9d blk of 8 & 6 (2), 1/- blk of 6, 1/3 blk of 8, 2/- blks of 4 (2), 2/6 blk of 4, 5/- blk of 6, 10/- blk of 4 & £1 pr. Plus similar for 1963-64 new wmk set 1d-2/6 blks of 4-8. Mostly VF MUH few M & U. SG ex 82-111 cat £800+ as singles plus premium for very scarce imprint blks. (204 in 31 blks) (P)SOLD at A$550