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2002 'Kangaroo & Flag' $9 SES 45c Kangaroo & flag with Swanpex 2002 tabs. VF fresh MUH. (P)AVAILABLE at A$30
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Malaya: The Postage Stamps of Federated Malay States by W A Reeves. 76pgs inc Postal Stationery, Revenues, Proofs, Essays & Colour Trials. Pub 1978 MSG London.AVAILABLE at A$30
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Philatelic Terms Illustrated pub by Stanley Gibbons, 2nd Edition 1978 with 192 pgs. VGC.AVAILABLE at A$10
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Thematics: Women on Stamps by B Killingbeck Vol 2 1969-1978. 82pgs inc some brief biographies. VGC.AVAILABLE at A$10
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1966-1974 MUH decimal collection in 3 binders with 1966 Defs to $4 inc 4c booklet pane & $1 Flinders perf 14¾, other late 1960s, some in blks of 4, 1971 Christmas 7c blks of 7 (2) & panes of 25 in cream & white papers. 1970s blks of 4 & singles inc 1974 Paintings MUH. Additionally 1978 18c Flower variety 'black omitted' & others. Mostly VF MUH cat $1400+. (770)AVAILABLE at A$180
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Bulky 3 carton lot with 1970s-90s FDC collection (550) inc 1977 QEII SJ with 1976 St Kilda Official FDI date error cancel, 1978-2000 PSE accumulation (approx 1500) mostly commercially U with some FDI sighted. 1914-90s off-paper mess (few 1000) semi-sorted into envelopes, sighted 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved, strength in decimals inc 1980s-90s cds pmks cut square on paper. Usual sl mixed condition. An interesting array!AVAILABLE at A$130
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Olympics: Gold Medallist sheetlet collection with 2000 Sydney set loose, 2004 Athens in PO Album, 2008 Beijing set of 14, 2012 London in PO Folder plus extra Jared Talent, 2016 Rio set of 6 & 2020 Tokyo set of 17. Some crinkles or odd closed tear, all fresh MUH. Also other Sport M/sheets (6) & 1976 18c Nationhood (3) & 1978 18c Stamp Week (2) both in MUH sheets of 100.SOLD at A$325
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4 single country collections in 3 quality springback albums (retail $250) with Fiji (230) 1935-1979 inc 1938 KGVI Pics to £1M, 1954 1st QEII Pics to £1 U, 1959-63 QEII Defs to £1 Arms MLH, 1968 pre-dec Pics to £1, 1969 1st decimals to $2 & 60 diff Commem sets from 1935 KGV SJ to 1979 IYC, SG cat £360. Pitcairn Is (240) to 1981 QM sheetlet inc 1940 KGVI Pics to 2/6, 1948 KGVI SW 10/-, 1949 UPU, 1954 QEII Defs, 1964 Pics to 8/-, 1967 decimal opts to 45c, 1969 Pics to $1 QEII & 38 diff Pic/Commem sets inc pre-decimals comp. SG cat £240. Poland (850) 1952-68, mostly Pics & Commems. Romania (480) 1964-78 with a variety of Pics & Commems. Also Canada (650) 1912-84 in SG loose leaf illustrated album, Australia 1978-82 PO PPC boxed sets (5) & NZ 1980s PO Packs & booklets fresh MUH (FV $130). Medium carton. (2750)SOLD at A$300
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Australia: 1970s MUH accumulation (FV $115) inc 1988 Bicentennial box sets (2). Also 197-79 PSE 20c Commem UN (500, FV $100) & WWII War Savings Card (with 15 Spitfire stamps attached). NZ 1980 & 85 Year Packs. Canada 1978 & 87 PO Year Albums plus 1980 MUH Commem packs (FV $50). USA 1960s-80s MUH Pics/Commems plus Defs to $5, some minor toning in places, FV $250. Also John Glenn (USA senator/Astronaut) signed colour portrait. Large carton. (100s)SOLD at A$230
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Belgium: 1863-1978 collection (800) in large Davo illustrated album with 1863 1c green, 10c brown & 20c blue. 1869 to 50c grey. 1883 50c violet. 1893 Tabs to 1Fr orange. 1939 Rubens Restoration set (cat £50) & 1947 Exhibition sets (28) inc blks of 4 & FDC (min cat £70). M/sheets (11) to 1976 King pr inc 1937 Ysaye Memorial Fund (cat £60) & 1941 St Martin 5Fr imperf & perf (cat £60). 1902-68 Railway Post Parcel Stamps (270 diff). Also small selection of 1970s MUH Pics & M/sheets. Then many 100s more 1880s-1940s in thick loose leaf album with additional Railway Parcels (330) M & U & duplicated Defs inc WWI German Occupation opts. (1000+)SOLD at A$240
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British Commonwealth: Alluring MUH array in 2 well-filled Lighthouse BOGA III albums (retail $160+) with Norfolk Is 1964-72 Pic/Commem sets MUH (400, cat £350) inc 1962 Fish (20 sets, £180) & 1966 Scenes 7c, 9c (60, £48) plus extras inc 1960 Pics 1/1 Flower sheet of 60 & 1970 Birds 45c sheet of 50. New Zealand 1865 QV 2d sheet of 240 (now bisected) reprint in green British Commonwealth M/sheets (580, cat £1250+) inc Barbados 1978 QEII Silver Jubilee (25), Belize AUSIPEX 84 (100), Gibraltar 1996 Puppies (50, £225) & 1997 Butterflies (100, £525), Montserrat 1986 Halley's Comet prs (25), PNG 1985 PO Cent (20, £110), Niue 1989 Self-Govt (10) & Diana Memorial (20), Solomon Is $20 Aust 1999 Expo Exhib (10), Tuvalu 1986 RW set of 9 diff (FV $380) plus non-Commonwealth Thematic M/sheets (250) inc Cats, Dogs, Football, Horses, Olympics & Scouts. Also Christmas/Cocos Is 1960s-70s collection (retail over $100) F-VF U. (many 100s inc 830 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$400
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British Commonwealth collection with AAT to 2017 inc 1957 Def sets (2), 1966 Pics to $1 Mock Sun MLH (retail $40), 1970s PO Packs (6, retail $40), 1980s Base covers (50) & 1993-2017 Pic sets (FV $95) on FDC, Australia 1937-65 collection (280) inc 1937 NSW Sesqui, 1940 AIF sets (2) MUH & VF U, 1949 Arms sets to £2 U & to £1 F-VF M, 1963 Navigators (8) to £1 (2), plus high values QEII era Commem sets, total retail $300. Then 1967-72 Pic/Commem sets plus 1980s-90s PSE UN (est FV $50). Arabian States collection in 1970s Seven Seas album plus other Thematics loose or in springback binder. GB 1936 Gallaher Sporting personalities cigarette card set (cat $40). Nauru 1980s MUH Pic sets (60) inc 1984 Defs to $2 in sheetlets of 9 (18 sets, cat £180), plus 24 M/sheets. Queensland 1887 Mount Morgan Gold Mining Company Certificate for 100 Shares plus Share Transfer document franked QV Large Chalons 2/6, 5/- & £1. Norfolk Is (200) to 1978 Cook inc 1947 Ball Bay set of 12, 1953 Defs to 5/- brown Bridge, 1960 Pics to 10/- Bird, plus extra 10/- opt SPECIMEN (4, cat £160). 1967 Ships to $1, 1969 Birds to $1 plus other Pic/Commem sets. Medium carton. MUH/M/F-VF U.AVAILABLE at A$300
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British Commonwealth: Cook Islands 1980s-90s collection (cat £700+) inc 1980 Corals set of 77 to $10 (2 sets, £200), 1984 Corals set to $7.20 (£50), 1992 $1.15 Wildlife set of 23 (3 sets, £90), 2001 Sanctuary opt set of 12 (2 sets, £30), 1984 Whales set (3, £45) plus a range of British Royalty Pics/Commems inc to $10. Rhodesia collection to 1978 Aircraft (cat £110) inc 1966 Defs to £1 Arms (2) & 1970 Pics to $2 Flag. Zimbabwe 1980-95 MUH collection with 68 Pic/Commem sets (cat £275) inc 1980 Pics to $2 Falls, 1985 Infrastructure to $5 & 1995 Zimbabwe Culture to $10. Nauru 1990 Eoiyepiang sets (100, cat £775) & 1990 Christmas pr (100 sets cat £175). British Commonwealth M/sheet accumulation (10 diff) with Antigua & Barbuda 1984-85 $5 (30, cat £55), Belize AUSIPEX 84 (25, £25) & 1980s QEII $3 (10, £10), Barbados 1978 QEII Silver Jubilee (25, £30), Niue 1997 Diana & 1999 Jubilee (10 of ea, £65), Pitcairn 1980 QM (25, £90), Solomon Is 1999 Melb Exhib (10, £55) & Gibraltar 1997 Butterflies (100, £550). All fresh MUH. Total SG cat £2800 = A$5000. (100s of stamps & 245 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$400
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British Empire & Commonwealth - Channel Islands: 1941-93 collection in 6 albums with Guernsey 1941-44 Arms set to 2½d, under German occupation 1971-73 Pic Def to £1 1974-76 Soldiers to £1 plus se-tenant stamps & blks & bklt. 1984 Views to £2. Jersey from 1969 Pic Def set to £1. 1970 Decimal to 50p. Isle of man 1973 Pic Def set to £1. 1978 Pic Def to £1. Useful Commems inc M&U set. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1800+ = A$3500+. (1550 + 7 M/S).AVAILABLE at A$275
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Covers: 1978 25th Anniv of QEII Coronation collection (60) in custom-made illustrated album. St Vincent 1977 QEII SJ year set of the 12 diff Kings & Queens FDC, plus sheetlet MUH. 1979 IYC Omnibus collection with 60 MUH sets, 37 M/sheets & uncounted single stamps. Great Britain 1972-80 MUH Pic/Commem collection with 50 diff sets in blks of 4 (mostly) or 6 with Traffic Light or Plate Number multiples sighted, FV £85.AVAILABLE at A$120
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Covers: Arctic & Antarctic Flight & other Flight cover/cards 1924-92 with a colourful & attractive selection of cachets, frankings & routes inc 1924-25 USA to Norway to USA Boomerang Trans-Polar Flight Expedition Postal Card. Australia 1978 Australia-Antarctic-Australia Anniv FFC AAMC 1855a, Canada1928-38 mostly internal flights. Ireland 1939 Ireland to USA FFC, Luxembourg 1958 Trans-Atlantic Flight to Tokyo FFC with Amsterdam to Tokyo cachet. Russia 1973-92 Arctic & Antarctic covers. Also post-war Polar Flight covers from USA & Alaska. Few others, F-VF. (22)AVAILABLE at A$60
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Deceased Estate part 2: Hong Kong 1890s-1980s collection in 25 hagners with scattered QV & KEVII, KGV to $1, plus 1935 Silver Jubilee set, QEII 1950s-60s Defs to $10, plus later Sidefaces to $50, plus Pic/Commem sets. PNG 1952-73 collection inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman, 1963 Rabaul 10/- & QEII £1 (3) inc SPECIMEN opt & 1969 Shells to $2, plus medium box with over 100 1970s-80s PO packs. Samoa 1970s-80s collection in 3 albums with 60+ FDC & around 100 MUH Pic sets & M/Sheets inc 1978 Shells to $5 blks of 4. NZ QV-QEII semi-sorted accumulation (100s) in 16 hagners, plus 1929-67 Health collection in springback album. Penrhyn Is MUH collection (FV $60) in pink folder. British Commonwealth M/Sheet accumulation (65) inc Netherlands & 1981 RW selection. Also more 1981 RW with Omnibus collection in blue album & 14 diff FDC. Finally 1984 WWF collection with 5 diff Pic sets & 20 FDC, in blue folder. Large carton. (many 100s)SOLD at A$275
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Great Britain Covers: 1964-end 2000 FDC collection (370) in 4 Vols with pre-decimals (100) inc 1964 Shakespeare with Stratford cds, 1968 (Feb) Machins with Middlesex FDI cds dated 1978, 1968 Anniversaries set of 4 singles with Commem pmks, 1969 Machins to £1, 1969 Stamps of Cooks set of 4 Prestige Booklet panes with Milk Marketing h/s (cat £95) & 1970 decimal Machin high vals set of 3. Then decimals (270) 1971-end 2000 with wide range of Pic/Commem sets, Defs inc Castles to £5 & Britannia £10 (2), booklet panes, M/sheets & Special Event covers inc 1995 VE set signed by Mountbatten of Burma & Stamp Show 2000 set of 4 QEII booklet panes. All fresh & clean with some hard to find items.AVAILABLE at A$250
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Nauru: 1916-2010 collection in 3 albums with 1916 2/6 Seahorse, 1924-48 Ship set (toned) & later issues M/MLH to 1968. Then comprehensive to 2008 MUH, some tropicalised largely VF, SG cat £1250 (post 1978 FV $600). Also Used collection 1916-97 inc KGV to 1/-, 1924-48 Ships set to 10/- G/FU & later issues through to 1997. Some pmks per-favour. SG cat £760. A comprehensive collection. Total cat £2000 = A$3600, largely VF. (1130, 72 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Nauru: 1954-96 large MUH accumulation in well-filled Lighthouse 64pg s/book with 1954 Pics (5 sets) to 5/-, 1966 1st Decimals to 41, 1968 Republic opts to $1 & 560 other Pic/Commem sets with 90 diff inc 1973 Pics to $1, 1978 Scenes to $5 & plenty of Commems to 1996 Olympics. Also extra 1990 Eoiyepiang sets (50, cat £385) & 1996 Christmas sets (50, cat £85) in sheets plus 40 assorted M/sheets. Some uncounted pre-dec U & dec CTO sighted o/w fresh MUH.AVAILABLE at A$300
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Rhodesia, Ciskei & Zambia: 1966-94 collection mint in slipcase binder. Rhodesia 1965 Independence opt Def set to £1. 1966 QEII Pic Def set to £1. 1974-76 Flora & Fauna def set to $2. 1978 Pic Def set to $2. Ciskei 1981-90 Birds Def set to R2. 1986 Halley's Comet M/S. 1991 Solar System Def set to R5, plus sheetlet. Zambia 1964 Pic Def set to £1. VF fresh MUH, some U. SG cat £450+. (72, 20 M/S).SOLD at A$110
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Thematics: Liberia 1970s-80s Pics sets (22 diff sets with 100 of ea) inc 1971 Apollo 14 Moon Mission (£80), 1973 Apollo 17 Moon Mission (£100), 1974 UPU (£100) inc Ships & Space, 1973 Copernicus (£80), 1976 Summer Olympics Montreal (£180). 1976 & 80 Winter Olympics sets of 6 (£480), 1978 Aviation & Zeppelin Flight sets of 6 (£260), 1978 World Cup Football (2 diff sets, £260), 1971 Ceremonial Masks (£120), 1973 Butterflies (£120), 1981 USA Presidents 3rd & 4th Series (£940), plus others inc 1973 Cars, 1976 Telephone & 1975 Schweitzer (these cat £360). Also 4 diff M/Sheets (100 of ea) with 1972 HMS Victory (£350), 1973 Apollo 17 (£85), 1978 Argentina World Soccer Cup Winners (£160) & 1981 Washington Crossing the Delaware (£175). All fresh CTO in sheets of 25, plus the M/Sheet singles. Mostly diff to the previous lot, total listed cat £2900 = A$5400, plus extra for the un-cut sheets, all in neat glassine packets. (2200 sets, plus 400 M/Sheets)AVAILABLE at A$180
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Thematic Ships inc Canada 1975, '76 & '77 (36 sets of ea) & 1978 (28 sets), plus extrMUH in sheets. Denmark 1976 American Revolution Ships (100 sets in sheets) MUH, Liberia 1974 UPU (70 sets) CTO, 1972 Ships (48 sets) in sheets/large blks. Norway 1977 Coastal Routes (50 sets) MUH, Paraguay 1972 Ships set of 8 (95 sets) MUH, ca1973 Ships set of 5 (40 sets) MUH. Russia 1971 Navy Ships (150 sets) CTO, 1972 Ships (100 sets) CTO, 1973 Ships (100 sets) CTO, plus some others, nearly all VF fresh, 840 sets with a SG total cat £2600+ = A$4800. (ca 4000)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1978 Aviators 72c M/Sheet Postal Forgery (pos B, made in Netherlands) with ' Anniv of first' with pink T in first. VF fresh MUH & normal to compare. SG MS662(var). ACSC 794cd cat $100. Scarce. (2)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1978 Aviators 72c M/Sheet Postal Forgery (pos C, made in Netherlands) with white dot over 'kilometres away' in last line of text. VF fresh MUH & normal to compare. SG MS662(var). ACSC 794cd cat $100. Scarce. (2). AVAILABLE at A$80
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1978 Aviators 72c M/Sheet Postal Forgery (pos D, made in Netherlands) with blue dot in front of tail. VF fresh MUH & normal to compare. SG MS662(var). ACSC 794cd cat $100. Scarce. (2)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Patent Office: 1978 $100. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £50.SOLD at A$7
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1978 QEII 45c Coronation SJ M/Sheet comp uncut sheet of 4 M/Sheets. VF fresh MUH. Scarce in this format.AVAILABLE at A$15
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1978 'Gibraltar from Space' 12p sheetlet of 10 with decorative margins, error bottom horiz pr IMPERF 3 sides, se-tenant with normals! Superb fresh MUH. SG 398a cat £7,500+ for bottom pr alone, while se-tenant in full sheetlet should be at least +50% premium so est £11,250 as such. Great rarity as only 3 recorded! 2020 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$5000
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1978 Cyclists 9p marginal pr error IMPERF. VF fresh MUH. SG 1067a cat £675. (P)AVAILABLE at A$325
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1978 Cycling 9p vert pr, error IMPERF (as always with very sl traces of perf indentations which do not break paper surface). VF fresh MUH. SG 1070a cat £2000. Very rare, only 10-15 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Johore: 1884-86 'JOHORE' opt QV Straits 2c pale rose, opt type 7, with large thin serifed letters, which was probably a trial or essay. Superb fresh M, original gum, showing excellent colour & in perfect quality. SG 7 cat £9,500++. One of the great rarities of Johore (& of all Malayan States) with only several genuine examples recorded. Copy of 1968 photo cert signed by AL Pemberton & Robson Lowe, plus 1978 Friedl/Bloch photo cert, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)SOLD at A$10000
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1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing. Superb MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 18 cat £11,000 for M, so should be at least double, £22,000 MUH. Great rarity as only 60 issued of which most were used, & believed to be the only known perfect quality example in MUH condition. 1978 BPA photo cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$11000
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1969-76 Lighthouse 2½c in 6 half sheets of 50 inc imprint, plus 1978 Surch 25c on 2½c in 2 half sheets of 50. MUH, odd sl gum tone. SG L57 & 63 cat £225. (8 half sheets)AVAILABLE at A$35
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1978 Bay of Islands 20c sheet of 100 inc imprint. MUH, very sl gum tones. SG 1163 cat £20.AVAILABLE at A$20
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1978 Sea Resources 35c sheet of 100 inc imprint. VF MUH. SG 1178 cat £40.AVAILABLE at A$35
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1980 Official Airmail Bird 5s self-adhesive, redrawn w/o foliage, on piece with 1978 Pineapple 20s coil stamp. VFU. SG O213 & 686 cat £81.AVAILABLE at A$40
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Perf errors selection with 1908 Washington 3c violet right marginal w irregular margin perfs due to paper fold (SG 340), 1940 National Defence 1c & 3c horiz prs imperf between with blind perfs (SG 896 & 98), 1980 Violins 3.5c coil pr misplaced perfs, 1981 Mason 18c & 1985 Lewis 14c coil prs imperf between then horiz imperf prs with 1978 Flag 15c, 1981 Flag 18c 'from sea to shining sea' (2 prs), 1981 Christmas horiz pr imperf horiz only (Sc 1939b with copy of PF/NY photo cert) (2 prs) & 1986 Bread Wagon 25c miscut pr. VF M/MUH/UN. Sc 899, 901, 1813, 1856, 1858, 1618, 1891, 1895, 1939 & 2136 cat US$1130+ for those listed, plus all the unlisted items. Interesting starter collection for USA perf errors. (12 prs + 2). (P)SOLD at A$150