G'day! Sign in or register
GO TO INDEX OF CATALOGUE
Search Result for "1978"
LotDescriptionStatus
1978

Click for more photos
1934 Sydney-Newcastle FFC Shark Patrol franked Macarthur 2d tied by 'Sydney 25 NOV 1934' pmk, with 2-line cachet & signed by pilot. AAMC 464 cat $100. Only 50 flown.AVAILABLE at A$50
125
1932-2008 FDC collection in 9 albums. With pre-dec selection (100) from 1932 2d Bridge to 1965 ILY inc 1934 Exhibition, 1946 Airmail to USA & 1952 Hobart-Devonport FFC & decimals (40) 1966-69. Then collection 1970-98 inc 1970 Expo (2), 1971 Christmas & 1974-79 Paintings to $10 in 6 PW albums, plus some loose or extras. Also PSE 1978-94 in 2 PW albums. Mostly UN (ca 300 PSEs). High original cost for covers & albums. A few with flts, mostly VF. (1050+)AVAILABLE at A$200
200
Australian Territories MUH collection hagners & 2 springback albums with AAT 1957-2001 M inc 1966 Defs to $1, 1996 CAPEX opt M/sheet & other decimal Pics (FV $60), Christmas Is 1958-2003 (FV $300) inc 1958 QEII to $1 MLH, 1978 QEII Jubilee M/sheet, forme of 4 M/S & assorted Lunar New Year M/S, plus odd exhibition opt & 1958-86 collection in blue album. Cocos Is 1963-2000 (FV $300) inc 1989-90 opt/surcharge set of 8 to $5 inc Official Paid CTO (retail $375). 1989 World Expo ($95) & Stamp Show Melbourne ($60) & Taipei 93 (5, retail $375) M/sheets, plus 10 June 1963 'Last Day of Australian Postage Stamps' Registered cover (only 24 recorded) franked Games 2/3 (underpaid) & Taxed 4d with 2d Queen (2) used as Postage Dues (retail $150). Also Australia 1980s FDC collection (50) MUH 'P' sheetlets (FV $165). Fresh MUH, mentioned sets etc retail $1200, another $825 FV, total over $2000.AVAILABLE at A$400
201
Big Two Carton Lot with 1970-84 FDC collection (155) in 2 PW illustrated albums inc 1970 Expo, Grasslands Small & Large Cook, 1971 Christmas, 1977 Painting $10 (these retail $500), plus others to 1984 $5 Holiday at Mentone. 1978-81, plus big album with 120 duplicates. Specialised PSE collection in 2 large albums. Seven Seas 1966-1978 hingeless album in VGC (new retail $100). AAT 1957-1980 MUH collection (retail $90) & PNG 1963-82 near comp MUH collection with vals to £1 or $2 in KA-BE hingeless album, plus 1980s PO Packs (110) with minor duplication inc 13 Annual Packs 1978-86. Seven Seas Terr hingeless album to end 1982 (retail $300) inc Nauru, Norfolk, Cocos & Christmas Island, plus Nauru 1980s PO Pack accumulation (60) & more Nauru (& Norfolk Island) Decimal MUH collections in another Seven Seas hingeless album. Generally fresh & all in 2 large cartons.SOLD at A$350
226
Australia: Collection 1936-86 in VGC Seven Seas hingeless album (retail $180) very near comp inc 1936 SA set, KGVI to £1 Arms, all QEII pre-dec Commem sets & Pics to 10/-. Decimals inc 1966 to $4 King. Most 1970s Commem sets inc 1971 Christmas 7c blk of 7 & later Pics to $10. Another collection to 1990 in s/book inc Kangaroos to 2/-, KGV to 5d later pre-dec to 10/- & mixed decimal Pics. The decimal postal PPC 18c-27c, two comp sets, in original boxes. PSE Collection 1978-86 inc ANPEX 82 set UN/CTO, plus envelope of various Commems Postally Used (these are genuinely scarce) & bag of 1960s-80s PO Packs (25) inc 1970 Cook PNG 1952-72 collection/accumulation (many 100s) mixed MUH/M/G-FU in 33 hagners, with wide variety of Pics & Commems inc many comp sets. Canada 1890s-1970s accumulation (3000) in large s/book with 1880s-90s QV Sidefaces (140), later QV to 5c, KEVII to 10c KGV Defs to 50c grey or $1 orange & 1930s Pics to 50c. Channel is 1970s-80s MUH Pic collection in thick Schaubek springback binder. Finally another Australian collection in loose leaf album inc Kangaroos to 5/-, 1934 Vic Cent & Macarthur sets, 1935 ANZAC 1/- & KGV SJ to 2/-, KGVI to 5/- & high val QEII Commems & Pics. Some MUH as noted, mostly G-FU Medium carton. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$300
431
British Commonwealth accumulation/collection in 10 s/books & 3 other albums with Australia Olympics stamps, AAT (100s) 1954-2000 inc high val Pics (150) CTO/VFU Aust Territories with Christmas Island (many 100s) inc 1963 Pic sets to $1 (9), 1968 Fish blks of 4 CTO to $1, high value Pics/commems to end 1999. Cocos Island (100s) inc 1963 Pic set to 2/3 blks of 4 fresh MUH (retail $150) & more F-VFH high vals inc Fish to $5. Nauru isolated Pic/commems (40 sets) inc 1978 surcharge cnr blks of 4 (retail $60). NZ MUH in part sheets in sheet file, strength in 1950s-60s Healths, plus misc Decimals U/UN/MUH inc 1995 Jakarta M/Sheet (retail $50) in 2 s/books. Pitcairn 1970s-80s Pic sets (40) mostly MUH in blks of 4. PNG 1970s Pic sets (175) in large blks or part sheets, plus Telecom 7c blks of 4 (50). Finally misc GB, Norway, Samoa, South Africa & Sweden in 4 more s/books. Many 100s of stamps in 11 s/books & 2 mint sheet files. (1000s)SOLD at A$180
436
British Commonwealth box lot with 1981 Royal Wedding crown Agents Omnibus collection of 22 sets of 3 in gutter blks of 10, comp MUH in contemporary album (new issue cost $650). AUSIPEX 84 collection inc special Commem album opt M/sheet. British Antarctic & Pacific Islands collection in 8 s/books & 15 hagners in Tristan da Cunha, Caribbean Islands, Falklands, Nauru, Samoa, Vanuatu, Fiji, plus PNG MUH accumulation in chocolate box & more Pacific inc large blks in sheet file. Also Nauru 1924-80 & PNG 1952-98 mostly MUH Pic sets in 3 Seven Seas albums. Shoebox mess inc GB 1971 £1 Wedgwood booklet, Aust early 1970s PO Packs inc 1971 Christmas, Denmark 1978 Year Pack & misc others. Also 2 more s/book with 1969 World Refugee Omnibus collection & 110 mixed MUH M/S inc occasional Exhibition opt. Many 100s of MUH crammed into large carton.AVAILABLE at A$425
440
British Commonwealth Royalty Collection in 5 large & 2 small albums, inc 1981 Royal Wedding extensive collection c.160 sets, 130 M/Sheets & sheetlets, 11 booklets & some booklet panes. 1982 Princess Diana's 21st 15 sets & 6 M/Sheet, also 1972 QEII Silver Wedding 38 sets, all appear MUH. Then selections of other Royal events inc 1977 Jubilee, 1978 Coronation sets, Queen's Mother Birthdays etc. Mainly VF.SOLD at A$150
442
British Commonwealth: Unorthodox messy MUH accumulation in 3 Chinese s/books, strength in Nautical themes with Ascension 1960s-80s Pic sets (35) inc blks of 4 & gutter prs. BAT Pic sets (20) inc vals to £1. Falklands sets (50) inc 1978 Mail Ships to £3, 1983 Pics to £2 QEII. Falkland Deps (27 sets) inc South Georgia pics. Norfolk Is inc 1966 opts to $1, 1967 Ship set & Birds inc MUH prs to $1. St Kitts inc 1980 opts on St Christopher pics to $10. Plus Channel Is, South Africa & 50 assorted M/Sheets. Mostly fresh MUH with around 175 Pic sets in total. Also scattered used inc GB 1930s KGV Seahorses 2/6, 1937 KGVI set of 6 to £1 & NZ 1898 Pic 5/- Mt Cook neat m/s cancel. (100s plus 50 M/S)SOLD at A$120
461
Carton inc covers 1978 Federation Aeronautique Internationale. Official History of Aviation FDC collection with 108 diff large envelopes in custom album. Produced by Franklin Mint, so excessive original cost & now hard to find. Norfolk Is 1970s-90s FDC collection with (90) to $5. Australia 1969-end 1975 near comp PO Pack collection (38, retail $470) inc 1975 Gift Pack, 1970 & '71 Selected issues 1971- 73 Christmas, 1970 & '73 Nat Development, 1972 Primary Ind & 1969 Cocos Defs. Chocolate box with unsorted off-paper mix. World collections in 4 loose leaf binders inc Germany 1940s-90s (many 100s) & 1880s-1960s British Commonwealth in 3 springback binders.AVAILABLE at A$200
462
Carton inc 1983 The Commonwealth Collection near comp MUH set (ex Falkland Is black print) in custom-made album & matching slipcase. Oroginal cost nearly $500. World collections in 3 1960s loose leaf albums, strength in Europe & Russia. Australian Territories collection in 4 albums with AAT 1966 Pics to $1, Nauru 1954-85, Norfolk Is 1947-75 inc 1960 Bird 10/- opt SPECIMEN. PNG near comp to end 1978 inc 1952 Pics to £1, 5 mixed 70c booklets (cat £55) & 15 assorted PO Packs. Australian basic pre-dec collection with Roos to 5/-, KGV to 1/4, 1930s Commems, KGVI to 10/- & QEII to 10/-, 1969-75 PO pack collection (40, retail $400) & 20 diff Die Proof Replica Cards, retail $160. 15 albums in total, all in large carton.AVAILABLE at A$250
472
Carton inc 80 hagners with exotic British Commonwealth inc Gibraltar 2012 QEII Jubilee set MUH in sheetlets of 8 (FV £40), other British Commonwealth M/Sheets inc 1978 Coronation set of 21, AAT 1966 Pic set to $1, Australia 1930s-50s Pics/commems lightly duplicated accum with many higher vals inc 1949 Arms set to £2. Then 60 more hagners with Europe, strength in Poland Pics, Middle East collection in 3 s/books with Egypt, Jordan & Israel pickings throughout inc Israel 1950s tete -beche MUH prs. Misc world mix in 4 s/books, plus Niue 1970s-80s Pics/commems MUH sets/singles (FV $70) inc Flowers to $6. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$300
491
Collections inc Stanley Gibbons 'History of the Olympics' in blue album, WWF collections in 3 volumes, Seven Seas 'Stamp of the Month Club' collection in 4 volumes, 1976-79 United Nations FDC collection in blue album, 1978 Coronation FDC collection in silver album & 2010 Stanley Gibbons British Commonwealth cat 1840-1970.AVAILABLE at A$90
502

Click for more photos
Cook Islands: 1975-94 Ex dealer's stock inc 1978 (4+ sets M, SG cat £220+) & (2+ sets CTO), 1985 to $5 (2+ sets M, £140). Also Aitutaki 1978 to $5 CTO & 1985 high vals $3-$9.60 (3 ea, £125). Penrhyn 1978 (4- sets CTO) & 4+ sets M, 1985 to 65c. Niue (12, £86) to 1993 $10. All thematics inc Flowers, Ships, marine Life etc. VF MUH/CTO. SG cat £700. FV NZ$340. (440)SOLD at A$160
507

Click for more photos
Covers: 1890s-1980s In albums with Gibraltar KGV-KGVI era (14) inc Airmail, Censor, Registered plus QEII (10) & Air Letters (2 UN), Malaya & States (10) 1900-74, Neth Indies, Indonesia, Indochina (14) 1930s-40s in Reg, Taxed, Censored etc. Morocco Agencies/Tangier (39) KGV-QEII inc Reg, Airmail etc, last days of Casablanca British PO covers (12), Spanish Censor, 1957 Centenary Tangiers PO (3+ sets) on FDC. Also other FDC inc Canada (80) 1980-87, USA (280) 1978-87 & Australia Year 2000 (39, comp?) inc M/sheets, International Post, AAT, Cocos, Christmas. (530+)AVAILABLE at A$250
529

Click for more photos
Denmark: 1851-1940s Ex dealer's stock from 1851 4rbs (5), 1854 dotted cnrs 4s (6) & 16s, 1858 4s (5, plus pr), 1863 4s (4) & 16s roulette, 1864 2s-16s (plus 2s & 3s UN), 1870 2s, 48s perf 12½, 1870-75 perf 13½ 2s-16s inc shades, 1875 perf 14x13½ M & U range to 100o, plus set inv frame, 1875 12o variety 'missing branch', 1898-03 perf 12½ M & U to 100o, plus inv frame, 1892-02 M & U, 1904 opts M/U, 1905-06 M/U to 100o, 1905 to 20o M/U, 1907-12 full set M & U, 1912 35o opts M (2 U) & 80o M (2), 1912 5K, 1913-30 M/U range to 5K, 1918 27o opts, 1920-21 Castle to 40o M/U, 1921-22 opts M/U, 1924 to 20o singles & prs U, 1925 Air to 50o (50o U), 7o opts, 1929 Commem to 25o M & U, 1930 set M/U. Many others to 1950, Official & Newspapers, Postage Dues from1871-1953 (good range M/U). Few flts in earlies. Generally F-VF M/MUH/U, plus covers & cards (13), Danish West Indies (50) inc 3c rose imperf, Numerals, Kings etc (cat €320) & Faroes 1978 Views 100o-150o & 1980 Flowers set in sheets of 20 ea value. Total old Mi STC €10,500+ = A$17,000+. (2200)AVAILABLE at A$550
707

Click for more photos
Niue: 1967-2012 Ex dealer's stock appears comp 1967-77 with 5-10 of ea set, some 1978 then 1979-87 near comp with up to 5 sets of ea, noted 1981 Flowers to $10 , 1984 AUSIPEX Animals 8+ sets (SG cat £80), various opts, STAMPEX 86 (7 sets, £224), then 1987-92 very little, 1993-99 near comp, then some M/S 2003-12 (18 diff). Vast majority of M/S are offered as separate lot. Vast range of virtually all thematics. VF MUH, some CTO. SG cat £1500. FV NZ$1600 = A$1500+. (1950 + 63 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$600
795
World carton inc Israel virtually comp collection to end 1978 inc 1948 Coins to 1000pr scarcer 1948-55 Commems inc 1952 Menora & M/sheets inc 1949 Tabul Exhib. Mostly F-VF U with high SG cat val. Then British Commonwealth in 85+ hagners inc Australia 1930s-80s collector's duplicates inc high val Commems, assorted FDC inc NZ 1967 Pics to $2 geyser, Russian M/sheets, British Caribbean Commems, Isle of Man MUH Pics (FV £45) & GB mix to £10 Britannia. Belgium collection in 2 green album inc 1925 Stamp Anniv set M (cat £70). British Pacific 1960s-70s MUH mix inc Fiji QEII to $2 & PNG 1963 £1 Queen. Then more pre-dec PNG inc 1960s Springback binder. NZ & Norfolk Is collector's duplicates in separate Lighthouse s/books. Plus various others in another 5 s/book inc Australia 1929-89 Used collector & assorted 1950s Defs/Commems in quantity inc range of higher vals. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$375
1671

Click to enlarge photo
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.AVAILABLE at A$60
1672

Click to enlarge photo
1978 Aviators 18c Hinkler IMPERF, top marginal. VF fresh MUH. SG 659(var). ACSC 791b cat ca $300. (P)SOLD at A$100
1673

Click to enlarge photo
1978 Aviators 18c Kingsford Smith IMPERF blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 660a cat £220. ACSC 792b cat $300. (P)SOLD at A$70
1674

Click to enlarge photo
1978 Aviators 72c M/Sheet Postal FORGERY (made in Netherlands). VF fresh MUH, plus normal to compare. SG MS662(var). ACSC 794cd cat $100+ in 2002. Very scarce. (2).SOLD at A$75
1879

Click to enlarge photo
Patent Office: 1978 $100 blk of 8. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £400++. Rare multiple with FV of $800!SOLD at A$40
1880

Click to enlarge photo
Patent Office: 1978 $100. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £50.AVAILABLE at A$7
1881

Click to enlarge photo
Patent Office: 1978 $100. Superb F/C. Bft 56 cat £50.SOLD at A$7
2730

Click for more photos
1911 QV 1d vermilion, numerals in 4 cnrs, wmk crown A irregular comb perf approx 10½-11½ at top, 10½ at bottom & 11½-12 at sides, being from converted machine used for perforating railway stamp. F-VF U, 'Woodford 17 JU 11' cds. SG 313 cat £700, ACSC Q15 cat $1500. Very rare, only 20 used examples survive & the 2 previous ones we had sold for $1400 & $1100 respectively. 1978 RPSV photo cert, new AIEP certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
5930

Click for more photos
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)AVAILABLE at A$11000
6218

Click for more photos
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)AVAILABLE at A$11000
6246

Click to enlarge photo
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)AVAILABLE at A$70
7394

Click to enlarge photo
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
7708

Click to enlarge photo
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.AVAILABLE at A$6
7709

Click to enlarge photo
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.AVAILABLE at A$6
7720

Click to enlarge photo
Australia - Tasmania, Revenue & Railway Stamps by Craig & Ingles. 68 pgs, illustrated throughout inc 'Rarity Ratings', pub 1978 & inc 1979 supplement.AVAILABLE at A$12
7751

Click for more photos
Cook Islands: The Early Cook Islands PO by Burge, 100 pgs, pub 1978 Hawthorn Press.AVAILABLE at A$25
7758

Click to enlarge photo
Fiji: POs & Agencies & their Cancellations by Boatwright & Walker. 32pgs, pub 1978. PISC of GB. VG/near new.AVAILABLE at A$10
7782

Click for more photos
Great Britain - Isle of Man Stamps & Postal History by J Whitney, 309gs inc Revenues, 3rd edition, 1978. VG inc DJ.AVAILABLE at A$15
7796

Click for more photos
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.AVAILABLE at A$40
7849
World: Philatelic Terms Illustrated, 2nd edition 1978. VGC.AVAILABLE at A$8