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1979
2006 Commonwealth Games $3.60 M/Sheet opt Canberra, numbered. VF fresh MUH. SG MS2599(var). Retail $25.
  A$10
(US$7)
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  A$15
(US$11)
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156
Australia - Victoria: The Travelling POs & Their Markings 1865-1912. By Purves, 2nd edition, pub 1979, inc rarity ratings. Long out of print, near new.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
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158
Australia - Western Australia: Between the lines, by W Smits 1979 2 Vol set with text (46 pgs) & covers/cards (22). Minor foxing o/w G-VGC. An elaborate production, issue price around $80.
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(US$22)
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(£16)
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(US$29)
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173
Australia - Western Australia, The Stamps & Postal History 469pgs pub by WASG 1979. In depth study inc Forgeries, Postal Stationery, Revenue & Telegraph Stamps, Registered Mail & Postal Markings inc Savings Bank cds & TPOs. VGC inc original DJ.
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
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308
St Helena Postal History & Stamps by Hibbert, 200pgs, plus 4 colour plates. Pub Robson Lowe 1979. Well researched inc stamps, covers, pmks & postal history. Minor tear to front DJ, o/w excellent condition.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
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329
Thematics, Flowers 'Orchids on Stamps', 1991, 87pgs. Plants on Stamps Vol 1 1979, 164pgs & Vol 2 1988, 198pgs. Flowers on stamps 1968, 54 pgs. All pub by ATA, near new. (4).
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(US$29)
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  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
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349
1902-65 collection in Seven Seas hingeless album (with extra pgs to end 1979) with Postage Dues (92, cat £700+) inc 1902 void base 2d, 4d (2), 6d & filled base (10) to 2/-. 1909-30 bicolours wmk crown A to 5/-, 1930-59 CofA wmk to 5/-, & 1958 no wmk to 2/-. Generally G-FU, est retail $1200. Then Kangaroos (38) with 1st wmk to 9d, 3rd wmk inc 6d, 9d, 1/- shades & 2/- maroon CTO, & 5/-. SM wmk 6d (2) inc OS opt, 9d, 1/-, 5/- CTO (ACSC cat $495). CofA wmk inc 6d opt OS to 5/- CTO, plus 10/-, £1 G-U. Total ACSC cat $1550. KGV (68) with single wmk comp to 1/4 inc 2d brown, 4d orange & 5d brown CTO (cat $150), plus 1d red Die III VFU, SM wmk to 5d, CofA wmk set to 1/4 CTO ($120), plus all OS opts CTO ($125). Total ACSC cat/retail $900. 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved & 1932-32 OS opt set of 6 to 1/- inc 2d, 3d Kingsford Smith all CTO (cat $220). 1934 Vic Cent set to 1/- (2), Macarthur set to 9d, 1935 ANZAC 1/-, KGV SJ set to 2/-, 1937 NSW & 1936 SA Cent sets all VF U/CTO, retail $230. Then virtually comp to end 1965 inc 1937 KGVI Robes to £1 thick & thin papers, 1949 Arms set to £2, 1959 Pics to Cattle 5/- white paper, & 1963-64 Navigator set of 8 to £2. Overall an above average condition collection (ex Dues). ACSC cat/retail $3350, plus $1200 for the Postage Dues & extra for album. (490) (P)
  A$1200
(US$864)
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(£636)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
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370
1927-79 Booklets collection with 1927 Canberra, 1935 KGV 2d (only 1 stamp), KGVI 2d 2 diff (no, or only 3 stamps), 2½d 2 diff (no, or only 4 stamps), then stitched types with KGVI 3½d (3), QEII 3/6 (2), 4/- (3), 5/- (9) inc 5d blue stapled, 1966 QEII 4c red (4), 5c/4c (3), 5c blue, 1968 Famous Aust (5), 1969 PMs (6), 1970 FA (5), 1972 PMs (10) inc a stapled, plus 1979 Football set Rockdale, Parramatta & Bexley & also some 1974-80 private types (6). Fair condition early, all missing from 1 to most stamps, or with tones from barely visible to heavier. Inc wax leaves (4) & stapled (2). ACSC/Pfr cat $5000 when comp. (66)
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(US$360)
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(£265)
A$
415
Booklets: 1911-79 Budget collection with 1911-17 type (cover only). 1928-30 1½d red inverted wmk (3 stamps), 1930 Airmail (1 stamp), 1930-34 inverted wmk 2d (4 stamps) - these all poor to fair with all covers written on. Then 1927 Canberra, 1934-5 new cover 2d (3 stamps), 1935-37 2d (9 stamps), 1938 KGVI 2d 2 diff, 1942 KGVI 2½d (2 diff), 1952 KGVI 3½d (2 diff), QEII 3/6 (2), 4/- (3), 5/- (5), 1966 4c red (4), 5c/4c/50c & $1 (4) & 5c blue $1, 1968 Famous Aust (7), 1969 PMs (8) inc a stapled, 1970 FA (4), 1972 PMs (12), plus 1979 Football set Rockdale, Parramatta & Bexley, also 1974-82 private types (6). Poor condition early, later F-VF appearance, but all missing from 1 to almost all stamps, or some toning from barely visible to heavier. Inc wax leaves (3) & a stapled. All diff. Pfr cat $11,000+ when comp. (74)
  A$800
(US$576)
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(£424)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€756)
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438
Covers: Postal History collection 1979-91 Priority Paid mail with a plethora of cds & Priority Paid 'clock' date/time stamps inc 1985-90 collection of covers franked counter-printed 'docket' type frankings, various types. Extensive range of Franked Mail & Postage Paid, some Registered covers 1983-84 & others. An excellent resource for the Postal Historian. Mostly F-VF. (700+)
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(US$216)
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(£159)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
608
Denmark 1875-1948 Collection on leaves & in binder inc 1873/1903 to 100o, 1907 to 100o, 1912 Surch 35o/16o, 35o/20o GU, 1924 200th Anniv of PO set, 1925 15o Air G/FU, 1934 Airs 50o, 1Kr FU, other M/MLH, 1948 King Defs M/MLH, & others cat £730. Also Iceland 1902 to 1940 inc 1920-31 King's Head to 1Kr G/FU & others, cat £180. Faroe Is selection in sheets/large blks 1977 Fish (20 sets), 1979 IYC (40 sets), 1980 Flowers (20 sets), 1981 Houses (60 sets) MUH, plus some others, cat £640. Some varied condition, as noted. Total cat £1550 = A$2900. (1150, 2 M/S)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$198)
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A$
618
Faroe Islands: 1975-85 in Lighthouse hingeless album comp to 1985, then lots of full sheetlets 1979-85 & a few booklets. VF fresh MUH. FV Kr4700+ = A$1000+, plus high cost of album. (150 + 1088 in 55 sheets, 9 bklts)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
619
Faroe Islands: 1975-89 collection on pgs with hingeless mounts, 45 mostly MUH Pic sets, plus 1979 Europa set sheets of 20 (cat £37) & assorted singles, total vendor cat £290. Then 1980-87 in hagners, 45 MUH sets (cat £535) inc some prs & extras inc 1984 Fairy Tale sets (4, cat £160). 1991-2006 (??) sets, M/Sheets, singles still in packets of purchase ex New Issue Service (cost $1500) with great range of Nordic themes, Pics & Commems. Total cat/costs A$2600. Also 1986 & 87 PO Year Albums. Mostly fresh MUH. A difficult assembly. (100s)
  A$350
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  A$500
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A$
644
Germany Covers: 1871-1979 Postal History collection with a good range throughout inc 1871 entire from Klingerbeutel, 1897-98 PPC (2), WWI Fieldpost cards 1916-18 (5) various markings, Weimar Republic selection 1920-27 (9 covers) inc some inflationary combinations. Strong Third Reich selection 1935-44 (36 items) inc various franking combinations from the 1935-40 Welfare & Winter Relief series, 1937 (6 Sep) Registered cover Nuremberg to Eisenbach frankings inc 6pf ex Hitler M/S 'Reichspartietag Nuremberg 1937' (SG MS638) tied with Nuremberg Rally Commem cds. 1938 Austria/German combination covers (2), 1938 Gautheater Fund set on FDC. Also Censor Mail covers (3), Parcel Post Labels (2). Post-war inc Occupied Zone Mail 1945-47 noted 1945 1Mk olive Bird (8) Used on Parcel Label & others. An interesting lot mostly VF. (70)
  A$170
(US$122)
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  A$250
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685
Huge Deceased Estate Mess part 44. Vatican comprehensive 1975-94 collection in 43 hagners with 100+ MUH sets. 11 CTO sets 1975-78 & 9 M/Sheets or sheetlets, all in red Lighthouse slip-case binder. Samoa 1973-80 collection in blue binder with 58 Pic/Commem sets both MUH & CTO inc Shells to $5, plus 30 M/S, appears comp for period. 1933-63 Princes/Queen Elizabeth collections with 100+ Pics/Commem inc a variety of sets & singles. 1949 UPU collection with 11 diff Commem sets & 1981 RW collection with 22 diff Pic sets MUH. St Helena Pic sets (10) British Virgin Is Pic sets (10) in red binder. Fiji Collection to 1979 (200+) in black binder inc 1876 Crown 4d Rose opt VR, 1881 QV 1/- brown M & U, plus 5/- bicolour CTO. KGV Sideface (shades) 1/- M to 5/- U, plus £1 opt R (revenue, scarce). 1939 KGVI to 5/-, 1948 RW 5/- U, 1971 Birds to $2 & 1979 Pics to $5 MUH. Six albums in medium carton.
  A$230
(US$166)
(€145)
(£122)
  A$325
(US$234)
(€205)
(£172)
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693
Huge Deceased Estate part 58: New Zealand comprehensive 1953-end 1979 collection in VGC Seven Seas hingeless album (new retail $280) inc 1953 QEII high vals 2/6 to 10/- MUH, retail $100, 1957-74 Health M/Sheets near comp mostly MUH (retail $530), plus 1962 Birds CTO with contemporary dated cds ($135). 1960 Pics 10/- & £1 fresh MUH ($70), 1967 Geysers $2 MUH (both, $65), Arms $4, $6, $10 MUH & selection. 1950s-70s MUH Pics/Commems inc 1969 Cook M/Sheet. Est total retail $1000, plus the hingeless album. Niue 1920s-80s disjointed M/U collection in over-size s/book inc opts on NZ Arms to £1, 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee sets, pre-dec Pics to 3/- & dec high vals inc 1984 Flowers MUH to $8.30. France 1970s Die Proof FDC cards (60 diff) & very colourful. World mess in 40 hagners inc Russia 1930s Airmails. Germany 1920s MUH accumulation in 30 hagners, mostly Inflation era values & opts. Others inc Australia 1980s FDC, Samoa FDC (40), Malta, Channel Is, USA mess & unsorted GB. Large carton. (many 100s)
  A$325
(US$234)
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(£172)
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(US$324)
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761
Over-size album carton with Australia to mid-1970s accumulation in 2 vols inc Kangaroos to 2/-, KGV to 1/4 inc Official Perfins, 1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved, 1934 Vic Cent sets (2) & Macarthur to 9d. 1936 South Aust sets (2), 1937 KGVI Defs to £1 Robes, Arms to £1, QEII pre-dec era high vals to 10/- & decimal 1960s-70s Pic/Commem sets. Nauru 1966-94 comp collection in Seven Seas illustrated album with 78 Pic/Commem sets & 13 M/Sheets M/MUH. Big Schaubek springback album with Christmas Is to 1979 Rowland Hill (retail $160) inc 1958 QEII, 1963 Pics & 1968 Fish to $1, all fresh MUH. British Commonwealth various in thick blue springback binder inc India 1937-51 (70), Nepal 1959 Elections 6p sheets of 50 fresh MUH (8 sheets cat £40 ea = £320), 1997 Diana Memorial Vanuatu 95c & Kiribati $1 (100 of ea in sheets, FV A$190), Egyptian New Issues, British Commonwealth Pic sets inc Solomons KGVI to 10/- M & GB 1937 Defs to £1 U. More Brit Comm Pic sets in 3 exercise books inc Nauru 1966 & 68 Defs to $1 blks of 4, Norfolk Is pre-dec Commems in large multiples & PNG 1964 Birds 2/3, 3/-, 5/- & 10/- blks of 4, Australia pre-dec Commems inc 1940 AIF set & Cocos Is 1963 Pics 1/-, 2/-, 2/3 imprint blks of 4. Finally United Nations collection 1951-78 reasonably comp, in massive Scott illustrated Specialised album, plus mess on pages in big plastic bag. Large carton. (Many 100s)
  A$300
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  A$400
(US$288)
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(£212)
A$
780
Saudi Arabia: 1975 M/Sheets group with King Faisal Memorial, 1979 Stamp Anniv & 1982 Postal Buildings set of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG MS1102, 1223 & 1334 cat £705. (6) (P)
  A$250
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  A$400
(US$288)
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A$
806
Thematics: Liberia 1970s-80s Pic sets (22 diff with 100 of ea) inc 1977 Montreal Olympics Equestrian Gold Medallists set of 5 (cat £150), 1976 Montreal Olympics set of 6 (£180), 1976 & 1980 Winter Olympics sets of 6 (£180 & £300 respectively), 1973 Vintage Cars (£80), 1976 Telephone Centenary (£160) inc Ships, Space & Train Thematics. 1972 Munich Olympics 1st & 2nd sets (£120), 1981 Presidents of USA 1st & 2nd Series in sheetlets of 8 (£700), plus others inc 1981 World Cup, 1979 Rowland Hill & 1976 USA independence (these cat £520). Also 3 diff M/Sheets (100 of ea) with 1977 QEII Silver Jubilee (£225). 1979 Rowland Hill (£300). 973 Railways (£450). All fresh CTO in sheets of 25, plus the M/Sheet singles, total listed cat £3350 = A$6200., plus extra for un-cut sheets all in neat glassine packets. (2200 sets, plus 300 M/S)
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(US$216)
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A$
1578
1931 Kingsford Smith set 2d & 3d opt OS. VF fresh MUH. SG O123, 24 cat £360 M, should be at least double, £720 MUH. ACSC 141-42(OS) cat $1175. Scarce genuine set. 1979 ISW (Ballarat) photo-cert. (P)
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  A$700
(US$504)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
1825
1979 Train 20c, error grey totally OMITTED, so missing/albino area instead of 'Australia 20c' & no imprint. VFU. SG 715a cat £2000. Very rare as only 1 pane recorded, which only had the error on the bottom 3 rows. (P)
  A$700
(US$504)
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(£371)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
2219
1979 Stamp Week Year of Child 20c affixed at base. VF MUH. Pfr UB6 cat $50.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
A$
2220
1979 Parramatta 80c Football booklet with Little Grebe 20c affixed at left. VF fresh MUH. Pfr B142a cat $190. Scarce genuine.
  A$60
(US$43)
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(£32)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
2221
1979 Parramatta 80c Football booklet with Yellow Robin 20c affixed at left. VF fresh MUH. Pfr B142c cat $250. Scarce genuine.
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
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3369
1885-87 British Bechuanaland opt ½d grey-black CGH, error opt DOUBLE (lake & black). F-VF MLH, centring as always. SG 1b cat £750. Rare genuine as only 1 pane printed. 1979 BPA photo cert. (P)
  A$575
(US$414)
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(£305)
  A$750
(US$540)
(€473)
(£398)
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3456
1906 Beirut Provisional KEVII 1Pi/2d. F-VF MUH, never hinged original gum, evenly sl tropicalised. SG 15 cat £1500 for M, should be at least double, £3000 MUH. Any genuine examples are rare, only 600 printed & majority used, while this is the 2nd MUH example we have ever offered - previous one we had sold for $4400 in auction 348. 1979 RPSL photo cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1300
(US$936)
(€819)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1440)
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(£1060)
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3793
1961 Mongolia set 8f & 10f on illustrated FDC. VF fresh. SG 1979-80, C89f.
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
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(€158)
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4982
1979 Flowers 11p Bluebells, marg horiz pr, error IMPERF. Fresh MUH, sl horiz crease. SG 1081a cat £3250. Very rare as only 10-15 pairs recorded. (2) (P)
  A$250
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(£133)
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(US$288)
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(£212)
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4983
1979 Flowers 11p Bluebells, marg horiz pr, error IMPERF. VF fresh MUH. SG 1081a cat £3250. Very rare, only 10-15 prs recorded. (2) (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
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(£424)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€756)
(£636)
A$
6718
1979 Statesmen 10c set in setenant strips of 3 in sheet of 100 inc imprint. VF MUH. SG 1185-7 cat £25.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
A$
6719
1979 Architecture 10c-15c half sheets of 50 inc imprint. VF MUH. SG 1188-90. (150)
  A$20
(US$14)
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(£11)
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(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
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6720
1979 Small Harbours 35c sheet of 100 inc imprint. MUH, tiny gum tones. SG 1195.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
6721
1979-80 Surch 17c/6c rose sheet of 100 inc imprint, no top or left margins (officially removed?). VF MUH. SG 1203 cat £25.
  A$20
(US$14)
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(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
6776
1979 Christmas set 15c, 20c & 30c strips of 3 in sheet of 60 inc imprint, ie 20 strips of 3. MUH, cpl tiny gum tones. SG 230-32.
  A$15
(US$11)
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(£8)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
A$
7007
1979 Olympic Committee 1.50zl, error carmine omitted, so missing Olympic logo at UL. Superb fresh MUH, UR marginal. Mi 2613F listed but unpriced, Fi 2466s. Exp Kalinowski. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7008
1979 Fishing 90gr, error grey omitted, missing 'POLSKA'. Superb fresh MUH. Mi 2617F unpriced, Fi 2471s. Exp Kalinowski. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
7009
1979 Fishing 6zl error brown omitted, missing 'POLSKA'. Superb fresh MUH. Mi 2623F, listed but unpriced, Fi 2477s. Exp Kalinowski. (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
7010
1979 150th Anniv Ship 4.50zl, error green, grey & black omitted, so missing 'POLSKA' & '4.50zl', plus inscription below design, with normal to compare. Superb U/CTO (UH gum). Mi 2635(var), Fi 2487(s) error unlisted! Extremely rare. 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€504)
(£424)
A$