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1985
1852-55 Britannia (1d) blue, imperf on blued paper, both blue & deep blue shades, no wmk. F-VF U, almost 4 margins, barred oval '2' & '6' pmks. SG 3 & 4 cat £260. (2) (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
196
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+)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
197
Covers: Priority Paid accumulation 1985-92 with a wide variety of pmks & cancels, plus good range of the Priority Paid cachets inc 'Posted Incorrectly' or 'Too Late'. All to Registrar Births, Deaths & Marriages Sydney. (300+)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€79)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
A$
200
Decimals: 1966-End 1989 MUH collection (FV $310) in Seven Seas hingeless album inc 1966 Defs to $4, 1971 Christmas 7c set & blk of 7, Paintings to $10 & odd booklet pane. A 2nd collection 1966-end 1985 (FV $190) in another Seven Seas hingeless album inc more 1966 Defs to $4, 1971 Christmas 7c set, blk of 7 & blk of 25 (minor tones, retail $75) & Paintings to $10. Albums showing their age inc minor foxing. Total FV $500, plus extra for albums (new retail $400).
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
213
Framas: Specialised 1985-87 FDC & other cover collection with July 29 1985 barred edge FDI for GPO Darwin (6) inc $9.99 top value (Registered), $3.08 (Registered), $1.13 (Priority Paid), $1.23 (Certified Mail), $3.08 (Messenger Delivery), Button set of 3 plus 10c Maximum Card. A rare assembly with very few produced. 1985 Oct 21 last Day of Use barred edge Framas with Adelaide covers (4) inc $9.99 top value & Button set of 3. 1985 Oct 22 Kangaroo FDC (55) inc $9.99 (Registered) from Sydney, Darwin, Brisbane Gouger Street, GPO Adelaide (2), Hobart & Perth 1986 Aug 25 Last Day of Use Kangaroo Framas (4) inc Security Post (2) & Priority Paid from Glenelg. 1986 Aug 25 Platypus FDC (30) inc $5.36 Security Post from Adelaide, Darwin, Hobart, Glenelg, Melbourne & Perth plus Button sets, Priority Paid & Certified Mail. 1897 CUP-PEX collection (16) inc all 9 diff pmks, plus Priority Paid to South Australia, Registered, & Overseas Express to The Netherlands. 1987 Echidna FDC set of 9. Total of over 120 covers plus odd cards. Also around 180 Foreign Frama covers with Netherlands (140), NZ (9) & others (30) inc Registered from Bruxelles, Hong Kong, Oslo, RSA, all fresh & clean. Huge total original costs inc high face value from the Australian covers. Great collection with many scarce to very rare covers. (300+) (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
256
Kiloware: 1985-2005 on-paper mix, strength in 1990s letter-rate Pics/Commems. All on close-clip single paper. Weight 20kg. Unchecked as received from CMS (NSW) charity.
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
363
1985 St Lucia 'Leaders of the World' Aircraft 5c-$2 set of 8 comp IMPERF sheets of 50 (25 vert se-tenant prs), plus ea with 4 colour separation sheets in black, blue, pink & yellow. The full colour & the black sheets variety centre inverted! VF fresh MUH. SG 812-19(var). Cheap! (20 sheets, 1000 stamps)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€168)
(£151)
A$
374
Australia: 1966-2006 collection (1000+) with wide range of Pics & Commems inc vals to $10 plus duplicates (1800) with 250 diff stamps 1966-82. AAT collection (200+) 1957-94 mixed M/MUH/U. Australian Territories (1230) to mid 1980s in Seven Seas illustrated albums with Christmas Is (95) to 1981 inc 1958 QEII set to $1 FM, Cocos (62) to 1981, Nauru (300) to 1987 inc 1980 Pic set to $5, Norfolk Is (315) to 1985 inc 1969 Birds to $1 & many other Pic/Commem sets inc 1980 Planes to $5 plus extras (220) in s/book. PNG (450) to 1987 inc 1952 Pics to £1 Fisherman, 1963 QEII £1, 1964 Birds to 10/- & decimals to $2 or 5K. Pre-decimals mixed M & U, decimals mostly MUH 1971 onwards. (4450)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
376
Australia: 4 vol collection to mid 1980s with pre-dec (260) to 1965 in illustrated album inc Kangaroos to 2/-, KGV to 1/4, 1934 VIC Cent & Macarthur sets, 1936 SA & 1937 NSW Sesqui, KGVI era to £1 Arms & QEII pre-dec Pics to 10/- all G-FU. Decimals to 1985 in VGC Seven Seas hingeless album (retail $150) with near comp MUH to end 1975 (retail $200) inc 1966 Pics to $4. 1970 Cook M/sheet, all scarcer Commem sets inc 1971 Christmas singles & blk of 7 & paintings to $4 plus comprehensive F-VFU to end 1985 inc Pics to $10. Also duplicates in s/book & PSE collection in album. British Commonwealth M/MUH collection (1500) with NZ (140, retail $300) inc 1898 Kiwi 6d green UN, 1937 KGVI to 3/- & 1940 Centennial set. Canada (440, £900+) inc QV 1890s 5c grey (£110), 1927 Confederation (£50), 1935 Pics to $1 blue (£110) & KGV SJ set (£40), 1937 KGVI Defs to $1 violet (£180) & 1944 War Effort to $1 Ship (£150). GB pre-decimals (290) inc 1924 Wembley sets (4, £100), KGVI to 2/6 & QEII pre-dec Commem sets plus decimal Pics (230) to late 1980s. British Pacific (130) inc Solomon Is to $5. British Asia (270) strength in Malaysia Butterflies & Flowers, plus Ceylon, Sarawak, Burma, North Borneo & Hong Kong. Then South Africa Used collection (1100) with KGV to 5/-, 1940s Pics to 10/-, Bilingual prs, Pics, Commem & others. Finally, Europe duplicated mess (4000) late 1800s-1970s with Swiss (1000), Germany (400), France (1200) inc pre-1900 Ceres, Napoleon, P&C, plus 1950s-60s Pics USA (700), others inc Indonesia, Mongolia & Arab States. (7500)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
398
British Commonwealth sm carton^ with Australia 1927-80 collection (500) in Seven Seas Illustrated pgs inc 1934 Vic Cent set, 1935 ANZAC 1/-, 1949 Arms to £2, QEII pre-decimals to £1 Bass. Decimals 1966-80 inc Paintings to $10. Some M/MUH in the Decimals, mostly G-FU. Australian States accumulation (260) in s/book GB 1841-54 QV imperf (40, cat £1400) plus 14 others inc 1862 6d violet, 1880 6d grey & 1883 2/6 violet (cat £380). NZ 1980s-90s MUH Pics/Commems set (FV $200). Pitcairn to mid 1990s with 55 Pic/Commem sets inc 1949 UPU M & U decimals to $3 or $5, mostly MUH. Tokelau/tuvalu Pics/Commems (230) plus assorted M/sheets (30) inc Solomon Is 1985 America's Cup set of 10. Also British Commonwealth 1977 QEII SJ set of 52 FDC in custom-made album & Australia KGV (32) inc single wmk (19) & LM wmk set inc 1d red. (100s)
  A$325
(US$234)
(€198)
(£179)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
434
China: 1984-85 MUH inc 1984 Paintings set 8f-70f plus M/S, Olympics set 4f-80f plus M/S, Peony Pavilion set 8f-70f plus M/S. 1985 New Year Ox 8f part sheet of 40. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £200. (53 + 3 M/S).
  A$70
(US$50)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€73)
(£66)
A$
441
Cocos Island: 1963-2013 comp MUH collection with 1963 Defs set, 1969 Pics set to $1, 1979 Fish to $2, 1985 Shells to $3, 1986 Sailing Ships sheetlet, 1988 Flowers to $3, 1989 Stamp Show & World Expo M/sheets (retail $160), 1990 Christmas M/sheet (both, retail $60), 1990-91 Provisional opt set to $5 plus Official Paid CTO as always (retail $400), 1991 WWF sheetlet, 1993 Air/Sea Rescue M/sheet with Taipei opt (retail $75), 2004 Royal Visit with Singapore opt, 2011 WWF 50th Anniv M/sheet set of 4, 2013 Stamp Anniv sheetlet. All fresh MUH. Not often seen so complete. Est total retail $1400.
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
A$
445
Collection in 5 older style loose leaf albums with much of interest with Egypt from early 1900s Pyramids to post-Millennium Pics inc 1926 King Fuad Birthday 50p & 1947 King Farouk £1 bicolour both MUH, SG cat £220, 1933 Aviation set M (£100) & 1946 Philatelic Exhib M/sheet pr (£200), total SG cat well over £650. PNG collection to mid-1970s inc 1950s Pics 10/- Map & £1 Fisherman opt SPECIMEN & others to 5/- VF CTO. Sudan from 1897 opts to 1950s Pics inc 1935 Surcharges (9) to 10P (cat £70). Then Hong Kong, Japan & Malaysia, GB inc KGV Seahorses to 5/-, Europe from Austria to Switzerland & mixed British Commonwealth to 1930s. Seven Seas Australian Territories hingeless album to mid-1980s (retail $220) inc Norfolk Is 1947 Ball Bay to 1974 UPU plus useful Christmas & Cocos Is Pic sets. NZ 1985, 86, 87 PO Year Albums & misc Australia & World Pics & Commems in 8 s/books inc San Marino Fall of Fascism opt on 5c brown MUH, variety 'double opt' (2 diff, Mi cat €100). GB 1952-82 Commems inc high vals & much more in 14 albums.
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
  A$550
(US$396)
(€336)
(£303)
A$
452
Cook Islands: 1967-2007 dealer's stock 1967 to $10, few 1968-70 sets, 1971-74 about 50% comp, then 1975-84 near comp inc 1980 Corals in many extra (2+ sets, £600), 1983 Surch to $5.60 M/CTO (£150), 1984 Whales (10 sets, £160), 1985-91 very little, 1992 reef Life to $15, 1994-96 near comp, then some sets & M/S to 2007. Only 75 M/S, most offered as separate lot. Virtually all great thematics. VF MUH some CTO. FV NZ$1980 = A$1900. (2600) (P)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€305)
(£275)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
A$
458
Covers-Postal History: Asia-South & SE mostly 1900-1960s inc Japan, India franked 1854 QV 1a red, Indochina, Vietnam, Nth Borneo, Brunei, Neth Indies & Indonesia, Philippines, Sarawak, Nepal, Malaya FMS & Johore with Paquebot cds, etc plus big bundle of ca1985 Bhutan (120). Virtually all commercial uses inc Airmail, registered with many to Australia, plus some more recent. (250).
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
481
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)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
542
Hong Kong 1860s-2015 collection in 64pg s/book, sparse early inc QV (28) to 30c, KGV (9), KGVI (50) to $5 then QEII scattered to 1982, then near comp inc many M/S to 1997 inc 1992 type QEII to $50 inc 4 of ea for most values, plus 2002 set to $50 & 2014 set? To $50. Then extensive range of Framas for 11 diff issues inc codes '01' & '02'. Then from 1983 sets inc HK by Night & Observatory, 1984 Maps & Lanterns & 1989 Royal Visit sets all in blks of 4, good range of Pic sets (mostly 2+ sets of ea), 1987-2002 New Year sets (2+ sets of most), plus NY M/sheets (26 MUH & 8 U), other M/S inc $10 NZ 1990 (SG cat £80), Phila Nippon 91 (2, £64), 1984 Jockey Club, 1985 Dragon Boat (2), plus booklets 1993-2014 (£180+) & a few FDC. Mixed M/U early, fresh MUH from 1980 FV alone HK$3750. Mi cat €6100+, SG cat £4000+. (1290 inc 130 Frama, plus 62 M/S & 24 bklts).
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
630
New Zealand: 1967-84 collection in as new Seven Seas hingeless album with 1967-69 Defs to both $2 Geyser (NZ retail $125) plus coil number prs (16) to 20c, all other long Def sets to $2 or $5, Arms set to $10 ($60), all Health M/Sheets ($390), all Lighthouses & Ross Dependency, 1984 Frama set ($150) plus set 1c-24c & 1985 sets & M/S loose. VF fresh MUH. NZ retail $1500+. (600)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
634
New Zealand: 1985-2000 MUH collection in 2 Seven Seas hingeless slipcase albums, appears comp (FV $1000) inc vals to $20 Mt Cook, with Exhibition M/sheets (35, retail $525) inc 1991 Phil Nippon, 1992 Columbian pr, 1995 Jakarta, 1997 Pacific pr & 1999 Palmpex on a Fishing M/sheet. Then Pic/Commem sets, M/sheets & booklets almost comp. Some minor foxing/tropicalisation mostly on the pages (normal retail $300). Generally F-VF MUH. (100s)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
647
Norfolk Island: 1947-78 collection in Lighthouse hingeless album (pgs to 1985) with basic 1947-59 Ball Bay set, then comp inc 1953 Pics set, 1960 set to 10/- & all other long Def sets, free-forms inc UPU M/sheet, etc. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £230 plus high cost of album. (220)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€61)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€92)
(£83)
A$
653
Norfolk Island: 1985-2002 FDC collection with 40 M/sheets to QEII Golden Jubilee & 95 Pic/Commem sets inc 1987 Scenes to $5, 1990 Ships to $5, 1994 Navigators to $5, 1995 Victory to $10, 1997 Stamp Anniv to $8, 1998 Reef Fish to $4 & 2002 Flowers to $5. Generally fresh & clean, FV $375 plus 10 diff Local Post FDC. Many of these covers are impossible to find. (150+ FDC)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€110)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
A$
1543
1985 Framas & Kangaroos design, accidental 24 June release at Gouger St West (SA). 5 FDC comprising $9.99 & 1c registered $3.08 registered, $1.23 Certified Mail. $1.13 Priority Paid, 33c Ordinary Mail plus 10c on PPC. ACSC cat $50 each, total $300. Also barred Edge set of 6 FDC for Commissioning of the Gouger Street Machine inc $9.99 top value (registered), $3.08 (registered), Button set of 3, $1.23 Certified Mail, $1.13 Priority Paid & 10c PPC. An extremely rare double set, $9.99 top value not seen by us before on cover. (12)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€244)
(£220)
A$
2233
Collection 1979-91 M/sheets noted 1979 National Emblem, 1982 Birds, 1983 Terracotta Warriors, 1985 Mei Flowers, 1986 Magnolias, 1987 Ancient Buildings, 1987 Outlaws of the Marsh, 1987 Dunhuang Murals, 1988 Romance of the Three Kingdoms, 1988 Red Lotus Petal , 1990 11th Asian Games plus many more. VF fresh MUH. SG cat £470+. (20)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€153)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€214)
(£193)
A$
2236
Collection 1982-85 comp inc 1982-84 Buildings (SG cat £55), 1983 Flowers M/Sheet (£250), Stamp Anniv M/S (£85), 1985 Butterflies M/S (£250) plus 1984-86 New Year booklets (£164). VF fresh MUH. SG cat £865. (65, 3M/S, 3 bklts).
  A$200
(US$144)
(€122)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
A$
2530
Collection: 1941-99 with 1941 Anniv set M (SG cat £90), 1954-62 QEII Def set to $10 inc most shades (£525) plus set U (£150), 1960s Omnibus issues, 1962 QEII set to $20 (£200), 1968 Seacraft, 1973 QEII to $20 (£100), 1974 & '75 Festival sets & M/Sheets, then basically has only Chinese New Year issues inc all M/S & all QEII long Def sets for 1975, 1982, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 & 1991, 1992-96 inc phosphors, & 1997 inc both M/S plus odd others inc NZ90 M/S. Also Postage Dues near comp M&U (£580). Mostly F-VF M/MUH, only U is 1954 set & some Postage Dues. SG cat £3200. (408, +23 M/S). (P)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€488)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$
2695
Malaysia, States etc collection with Kelantan 1951 Sultan set to $5 & 1957-63 Pic sets (total SG cat £315), Negri Sembilan 1957-63 set inc extra perfs (£120), Perlis 1951 Sultan set, 1957 Pic set & 1965 Flowers set (£235), Sungei Ujong 1891 Tiger set & Surch pr (£55). Trengganu 1910-19 Sultan 2c blk of 18, 1941 Surch pr, 1949-55 Sultan set & 1957-63 Pic set (£255). Then Federation/Malaysia 1958-71 range inc 1970 Butterflies high value set along with all states low value sets (£150). Also Singapore odds (45 & 2 M/S) inc 1985-89 Insects Leigh-Mardon printing set of 8 (£230). F-VF M/MUH. SG cat £1360. (335) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
3179
Collection 1908-85 on pages & hagners with 1908 basic opt set & 1910 opt set, 1910 Weapons & Idols set (SG cat £110), 1920 basic Surch set of 5, new wmk set of 3 & 2nd Surch set of 3, 1925 Weapons & Idols set, then comp to 1980 (only one 1977 surch set) plus 1938-57 Postage Dues comp. Also some French issues inc 1949 UPU, 1977 Surch set & Maps set & a few more sets. Finally Vanuatu comp to 1985. VF fresh M early, from 1967 MUH. SG cat £850, Yv cat €2100 plus high cost of album. (500 inc 13 M/S & 2 bklts)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
3244
1915-30 KGV Engraved range 1½d-9d plus Official opt 3d, 6d & 1/-, all in '2-perf' vertical prs, one perf 14x13½, other 14x14½. Mostly VF M/MUH. CP NZ cat $1985, SG ex 416b-29f etc cat £695. (15 prs). (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€183)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€275)
(£248)
A$
3322
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$700
(US$504)
(€427)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$864)
(€732)
(£660)
A$