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1978
1931-36 Bicolour set ½d to 1/-, CofA wmk, inc both perfs of 1d & 2d. F-VFU. SG D100-111 cat £400. ACSC 113-21 cat $570. (9) (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
88
Australia: The Catalogue of Australian Pre-stamped Envelopes (Nos 1-31) 1978-80 inc Official/Commem pmks & Semi-Official/Private opts by Colin Parker, 64pgs. Minor cover crease o/w VGC.
  A$6
(US$4)
(€4)
(£3)
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
A$
153
Great Britain - Isle of Man Stamps & Postal History by J Whitney, 309gs inc Revenues, 3rd edition, 1978. VG inc DJ.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
158
Lithuania: The Postage Stamps of by Grigaliunas et al, 237pgs pub by Collector's Club New York 1978. Definitive work inc errors, varieties & numbers printed, illustrated throughout. VGC inc original DJ.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$75
(US$55)
(€47)
(£41)
A$
187
World: Philatelic Terms Illustrated, 2nd edition 1978. VGC.
  A$8
(US$6)
(€5)
(£4)
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
A$
345
FDC collection 1940-90s (400) in 4 thick albums with pre-decimals (70) inc 1940 AIF set, 1946 Peace & 1964 Birds set to 3/-. Decimals (330) 1966-94 inc 1970 Cook M/sheet & good variety of high val Pic sets inc useful 1971-74 Commem sets & Paintings to $10. Also 1914-74 Die Proof reprint collection (30, cat £240) in s/book. British Commonwealth MUH accumulation in 40 hagners inc QEII 1978 SJ M/sheet set of 21, plus 15 other M/sheets, PNG 1970s-80s MUH Commem sets (150) inc 1973 Panorama to $2 blks of 4, plus misc Norfolk Is, pre-decimals & odd Samoa Pictorial. WWF Official Collection of World Wildlife FDC with 108 diff in large custom-made green album.
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
479
1940s-90s Ex-dealer's priced display stock in binder inc Indonesia 1945-6 Republic issues M/U (28), 1948 opt Queens M/U (28), 1949 Def set M/U, plus 1R-25R MUH blks of 4 (SG cat £1650), 1950 RIS opts M/U to 25R (£280), Postage Dues 1950-81 (138) inc 1978 inverted opts, 1968 Dancer 30R MUH (380, £875), 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/Sheet, plus with Italy black & red opts (3 M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400), plus Mi cat €80 for opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opts in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155), plus the singles, 1990s M/S & sheetlets (15), 1998 Monkey R2500 M/S (60), 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (20 of ea, R1,500,000=A150), plus some Riau & Irian Barat opts & sets. Then some Philippines inc 1977 Espamer M/S (20, £540), 1978 Capex M/S perf & imperf (10ea, £1300), 1985 Horses M/S (10, £220) plus 1933-35 FFC (3, retail $230) etc. VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £5100 = A$9000 for only some. Total marked retail $2500 many years ago, but cat value increased since priced. (1000 stamps, 120 M/S & sheetlets, 5 covers).
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€558)
(£495)
A$
485
1977-78 QEII Silver Jubilee Omnibus Collection in 3 vols with 75 Pic sets inc Tonga, Maldives (imperf), Barbuda to $10, Seychelles to R10, plus 80 M/Sheets inc 1978 Crown Agents set of 21 & RW MUH, 6 booklets. Also 1973, 1981 RW on FDC & 1980 QM MUH collections. Australia 1913-1990 collection (100s) in 2 s/books with Kangaroos to 2/-, 1930s Commems to 1/- green, other Pre-decimals to £1 & Decimals 1966 onwards inc 1971 Christmas 7c blk of 7 & Pics to $10 Painting plus Seven Seas 1966-91 hingeless pages (new retail $250) in 2 binders. Sport Thematic collection (240) in s/book plus USA Pics & Presidents in another. Finally PNG 1995-2002 MUH accumulation with 160 Pic/commem sets inc imprint blks of 4 (FV K460 = A$230) inc Birds to K5, Hong Kong 94 strips, 25t Crab surcharge blks of 25 (2) & Flags set to K5 blks of 4. These late 1990s early 2000s sets still not often seen. Twelve albums in large carton.
  A$325
(US$237)
(€202)
(£179)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
494
Asia & SE Asia collection in s/book & others inc French Indo China 1892-1949 inc 1892 P&C & 75c later Defs, 1933 Airs to 66c with extras, 1949 3P UPU (53 MUH) inc blks etc (cat £470+), Hong Kong FDC selection 1961-85 inc 1961 Uni Anniversary, 1970 New Year & others total Yang HK$880. Indonesia 1960-80s M/U (£50). Iran 1894-1931 largely G/FU (£50). Japan 1977 & 1978 Year sets FV Y4900 = A$59. Singapore 1987 Year Book. Largely VF. (950+)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
497
Asia: Ex-dealer's display stock of Philippines inc Airmail FFC (16, retail $425), other covers (24) inc 1896 Manila local cover, 1940 Japanese Occup (9) inc 1942 Red Cross FDC, censored, other FDC etc. Then 1978 Capex M/Sheet both perf & imperf (20ea, SG cat £2600) & 1985 Horses M/S (20, £440). Plus Indonesia inc 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/S, plus with Italy black & red opts (3M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400), plus Mi cat €80 for opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155) plus the singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10 of ea, R750,000 = A$75), other 1990s M/S. Then some Riau & Irian Barat opts & sets, plus Spain 1847 & 1848 stampless folded letters from Madrid to Farragona. VF M/MUH/U. Total marked retail $2500+, but cat value of many greatly increased since pricing. SG cat of only some is £3300+ = $6000+ alone. (120 stamps, 92M/S, 44 covers).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
498
Asia: Ex-dealer's display stock of Philippines inc Airmail FFC (16, retail $425), other covers (24) inc 1896 Manila local cover, 1940 Japanese Occup (9) inc 1942 Red Cross FDC, censored, other FDC etc. Then 1978 Capex M/Sheet both perf & imperf (20ea, SG cat £2600) & 1985 Horses M/S (20, £440). Plus Indonesia inc 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/S, plus with Italy black & red opts (3M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400), plus Mi cat €80 for opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155) plus the singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10 of ea, R750,000 = A$75), other 1990s M/S. Then some Riau & Irian Barat opts & sets, plus Spain 1847 & 1848 stampless folded letters from Madrid to Farragona. VF M/MUH/U. Total marked retail $2500+, but cat value of many greatly increased since pricing. SG cat of only some is £3300+ = $6000+ alone. (120 stamps, 92M/S, 44 covers).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
514
British Commonwealth & World Bowerbird accumulation (100s) in two large s/books with 1970s-early 2000s M/sheets (80) inc Australia 1970 Cook (3) inc ANPEX opts (2), 1984 AUSIPEX Commemorative Album opt No 35. Nauru 1974 UPU (2), North Korea 1976 Birds, Solomon Is 1969 Pacific Games & PNG 2002 Postage Stamp Centenary. A good lot of thematics inc a range of Philatelic Exhibition emissions. Then sets & singles from early 1900s Papua to late 1990s Pics/Commems mixed MUH/U with good variety & useful pickings. Then 3rd Vol with Cook Islands (55) 1890s-1960s & New Zealand (820) to 1978 with 1860s QV Chalons 1d brown, 2d orange, 3d lilac & 6d blue, 1880s-90s QV Sidefaces (10) to 1/- inc scarce 8d blue, 1898-1909 Pics (20) to 2/- inc 6d green Kiwi U & 6d red, 8d blue, 1/- Birds & 2/- Milford Sound Mint. 1915 KGV (16) to 1/- inc 4d yellow, 4½d, 7½d & 8d blue. 1926 KGV 2/- Admiral. 1940 centennial to 1/-, pre-dec Pics to 10/- & misc decimals to $2. Back of the book with Officials (25) to 1/- inc scarce 1935 9d Pic & 1947 Lighthouses to 1/-. Some mixed condition inc rev flts. Generally G-F to 1910 then mostly F-VFU. NZ listed retail $1800 plus much more for the Cook Is & the Pics/Thematics/M/sheets in the 1st 2 albums. (many 100s)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
540
China: 1890s-1980s accumulation on pgs, hagners & in small s/book. Plenty to sort with all periods covered. Imperial inc 1897 Surch 2c on 2ca. 1898-1910 odd coiling dragon. Wuhu Local Post with 1897 PPC opt 6c & 10c plus 1895 Pic ½c & 5c Chunking 1894 Pagoda & Junk 24ca. Republic issues inc 1913-33 Junk & Reaper to 50c plus good coverage of SYS issues inc surcharges & odd province opt. PRC from 1948 inc 1960 Goldfish set M, 1960 Pig set M. 1963 Landscapes to 8f. 1967 Mao Thoughts 8f gold frame. 1964 15th Anniv strip of 3. 1968 Bridge to 10f. 1972 Ship set M. 1969 Defence 43f M. 1968 Mao Literature & Art 8f. 1979 Camellias 2y M/S MUH. 1978 Arts & crafts 3y M/S MUH (SG cat £225). 1979 30th Anniv M/S. 1972 Red Flag Canal set M. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £7000+ = A$12,500+. (2600 + 8 M/S).
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1240)
(£1100)
A$
574
Ex-dealer's display stock in binder inc Philippines Airmail & FFC (5, marked retail $280), then stamps inc 1899 opts M/U to 50c & 1903 M/U to 50c (SG cat £1450), 1942 Red Cross set M (£190), 1943 Independence M/S (£110), 1977 Espamer M/S (10, £270), 1978 Capex MS perf & imperf (40 of ea £5200), 1984 Ausipex M/S perf & imperf (10 ea, £1000), 1985 Horses M/S (50, £1100). Then some Indonesia inc 1982 Thoms Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155), plus the opt singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10ea, R750,000 = A$75), other 1990s M/S (4), plus some Riau & Irian Barat opts etc. VF M/MUH/U. SG cat of Philippines alone £9500 = A$17,000 -plus the covers & the Indonesia. Marked retail $2400, but cat values for many of these has significantly increased since pricing. Total cat $20,000+ (120 stamps, 198 M/S, 8 covers).
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
575
Ex-dealer's display stock in binder inc Philippines 1985 Horses M/Sheet (10, SG cat £220), 1978 Capex M/S perf & imperf (20 ea £2600), plus Airmail & FFC (13, marked retail $1320) 1928-41 mostly internal flights & some other covers inc 1942 Red Cross FDC. Then Indonesia inc 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/S, plus Italy opt in black & red (3 M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400) -Mi cat another €80 for 2 opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S -R1,550,000 = A$155) plus the singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10 of ea, R750,000), 1997 SE Asia Games in 2 M/S of 16. Also some West Irian & Riau opts & sets. VF MUH/U. SG cat of a couple of times only is £3100. Total marked retail $2500+, but cat value of many greatly increased since pricing. Total cat A$7000+, plus $13,000+ for airmail covers. (200 stamps, 78 M/S, 18 covers).
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
A$
646
Indonesia 1978 Tiger 100Rp M/Sheet (100, SG 1492 cat £1300), 1996 Rhino 2400Rp M/S (50, SG cat £325) plus another 50 M/S opt 'Bursa Filateli SEA Games 1997', unlisted SG est. cat £325, 1998 Minerals set of 2 numbered M/S for Indonesia 2000 Philatelic Exhib (40 sets, SG MS2407 cat £1200), plus another 100 large size only M/Sheet (100, SG2407b est. cat £1500). All fresh MUH. Zonnebloem cat €3400 = A$5600. Total SG cat £4650 = A$8400. (380)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
1777
1978 Aviators 18c Hinkler blk of 6, variety misplaced perfs with horiz perfs into design. MUH, sl gum tones, fresh appearance. SG 659(var). ACSC 791bd cat $300 as singles.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
A$
1778
1978 Aviators 18c Kingsford Smith IMPERF horiz pr. VF fresh MUH, all 4 margins. SG 660a cat £110, ACSC 792b cat $150.
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€56)
(£50)
A$
1779
1978 Aviators 72c M/sheet Postal Forgery (pos A, made in Netherlands) with blue line under 'kilometres away' in last line of text. VF fresh MUH & normal to compare. SG MS662(var). ACSC 794cd cat $100. Scarce. (2)
  A$75
(US$55)
(€47)
(£41)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
1780
1978 Trees 40c error '40c' almost totally missing on 2nd stamp & 'Austral' instead of 'Australia' on 3rd stamp of right marginal horiz strip of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 666(var). ACSC 798c(var). Extremely rare as only 1 pane existed with 5 variety stamps. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
1781
1978 Stamp Week 80c M/S opt Taipei 1996. VF fresh MUH. SG MS695(var). Retail $65.
  A$22
(US$16)
(€14)
(£12)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
1989
Patent Office: 1978 $100. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £50.
  A$7
(US$5)
(€4)
(£4)
  A$10
(US$7)
(€6)
(£6)
A$
5020
1978 Cycling 9p bicycles, 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)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€310)
(£275)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
5817
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)
  A$11000
(US$8030)
(€6820)
(£6050)
  A$15000
(US$10950)
(€9300)
(£8250)
A$
6234
1916-23 opt KGV Seahorses 10/- indigo-blue, Waterlow printing. Superb MUH with 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)
  A$11000
(US$8030)
(€6820)
(£6050)
  A$17000
(US$12410)
(€10540)
(£9350)
A$
6265
1978-79 Pictorial Defs Maxicard PROOFS of 20c, 30c & 40c with untrimmed margins, colour bars etc, ea endorsed '2nd Proof'. VF fresh UN. SG 182, 184 & 186 (p). (3)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
6590
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)
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
6638
1978 Bay of Islands 20c sheet of 100 inc imprint. MUH, very sl gum tones. SG 1163 cat £20.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
6639
1978 Sea Resources 35c sheet of 100 inc imprint. VF MUH. SG 1178 cat £40.
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
6867
Collection: 1994-95 opts specialised inc 1994 Surch set (SG cat £200), 1995 Tourism 65t/60t LL cnr imprint blks of 12 inc error missing 65t on 1 stamp (6 blks CTO, 2 blks MUH, £325), Bird Surch 21t on 45t & 90t thick opts (2 ea) plus 21t/45T thin opt sheets of 50 (4) & 21t/90T thin opt sheets of 50 (2 shades) plus another 21t/45t 1993 imprint with 2 'Kapuls' in margin (total 7 sheets cat £1725), also Surch Fish set of 3 sheets of ea (£4000). Plus 1952-98 on hagners in as new Seven Seas slipcase album with small U range to 1967, then appears near comp 1978-85 MUH. Also booklets (10, £110), 1985 & '95 Year Packs. FU early, MUH from 1978. SG cat £2950. (1450, 10 bklts, 2 packs)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€403)
(£358)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
7672
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.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£22)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
7673
Accumulation 1886-1978 in stockbook totally disorganised so hard to assess. Noted 1880s Kings inc 1/- blk of 4 U, 1891 surch 4d/1d blk of 4 inc 'no stop' variety M, 1892 Pics 1d (2) & 4d blk of 4 M, 1893 surch ½d on 1d blue M blk of 12 & 1894 2½d on 8d (3), & 2½d on 1/- blk of 4, & 1895 surch 7½d on 2½d red blk of 5 -all above SG cat £1350. Then wide range of Pictorials to 5/- M/U inc 1942 wmk script set of horiz cnr prs VF fresh MUH (£200) inc extra 5/- blk of 4, other pics to 1/- inc many blks of 4 MUH, 1960s inc surch, free-forms etc. Then wide range of covers etc 1920s-70s inc Tin Can Mail (4), various overseas destinations, Ship-mail etc, noted Queen 7½d cover to UK, 10d cover to USA, 1924 2d/10d cover to NZ, surch 1924 2d on 5/- pr plus 1d on reg cover to Sydney. Also Postal Stationery 1891 Local Envelope & 1892 Reg Envelope (3). F-VF M/U. SG cat £2000 for stamps alone, plus all the covers. (44, + 55 covers etc).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$