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1985
Laibach (Slovenia): 1944 Homeless Relief Fund opt set 1L25+50L & 2L50+50L Express. VF fresh MUH. SG 104-5, Mi 31-32 cat €240. (2). (P)
  A$140
(US$108)
(€90)
(£80)
  A$200
(US$154)
(€128)
(£114)
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119
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$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
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120
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$90
(US$69)
(€58)
(£51)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
A$
135
Frama covers: 1985-87 specialised collection (120) with barred edge July 29 1985 FDI for GPO Darwin group of 6 inc $9.99 top value & $3.08 single both on separated covers, $1.23 (Certified Mail), $1.13 (Priority Paid), $3.08 (Messenger Delivery), button set of 3 plus 10c Maximum Card. A rare assembly with the $9.99 top value almost never seen! Oct 1 1985 $3.08 barred edge together with pre-issue Kangaroo 00.00 denomination (official issue date Oct 22) on Registered cover tied by 'Gouger St West' cds (possibly unique). 1985 Oct 21 barred edge Framas 'last day of issue' covers (4) with $9.99 top value (Registered Adelaide) & Button set of 3. 1985 Oct 22 Kangaroo FDC (55) inc $9.99 top vals (Registered) from Adelaide (2), Brisbane, Darwin, Gouger St West, Hobart, perth & Sydney plus sets of 9 FDC (2) & 1986 Aug 25 Last Day Kangaroo Frama (4) inc Glenelg Security Post & Glenelg Priority paid. 1986 Aug 25 Playpus Frama FDC (30) inc $5.36 Security Post from Adelaide, Darwin, Hobart, Glenelg, Melbourne & Perth plus Button sets, Certified Mail & Priority paid. 1987 CUPPEX (16) inc set of 9 pmks, Aerogram, Registered & Express to Netherlands. 1987 Echidna set of 9. Foreign Frama covers (190) inc France (28) plus similar UN stamps, NZ (10) inc Registered & Button sets, Netherlands (130) plus others (22) inc regi from RSA, Greece, Hong Kong & Norway. Total over 300 cvers all fresh & clean with huge original costs & now becoming increasingly more difficult to find. (P)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
  A$700
(US$539)
(€448)
(£399)
A$
217
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 = A$150), 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$550
(US$424)
(€352)
(£314)
  A$800
(US$616)
(€512)
(£456)
A$
224
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$120
(US$92)
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(£68)
  A$200
(US$154)
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(£114)
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255
British Commonwealth small 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$220
(US$169)
(€141)
(£125)
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
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282
Compact carton lot with British Commonwealth 1970s FDC collection (400) in 2 fat binders with 1974 Churchill (35), 1973 RW (37), 1974 UPU (50), 1974 World Cup Soccer (10), Christmas (40) plus other goof Thematics inc 1973 AAT Pic set with Casey Base cancels, 1973 Barbuda Ships to $5, 1974 St Vincent Grenadines Birds to $5 & other FDC depicting Birds, Shells, Aircraft, Scouts etc. Australia 1920s-80s collection in 4 large s/books inc 1966-72 decimal Pics/Commems MUH. Israel 1950s-80s large mostly fresh MUH collection in 40 hagners & 2 s/books with wide variety of Commem sets mostly in tab blks of 6 plus assorted M/sheets. PNG 1952-85 U/MUH collection in Seven Seas illustrated album inc 1952 Pics to £1 Fisherman U, 1963 £1 QEII opt SPECIMEN & 1964 Birds to 10/- all MUH, plus decimals near comp to end 1985 with most Pic/Commem sets.
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
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296
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$700
(US$539)
(€448)
(£399)
  A$1200
(US$924)
(€768)
(£684)
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297
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$300
(US$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$500
(US$385)
(€320)
(£285)
A$
299
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$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
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334
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$500
(US$385)
(€320)
(£285)
  A$900
(US$693)
(€576)
(£513)
A$
391
New Zealand: PO Year Collections 1984 & 1985 (4 of ea), 1986 (2), 1988, 1989, 1990 (2), 1991, 1992. FV NZ $385. (16)
  A$100
(US$77)
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(£57)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
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396
Norway: 1855-1960s collection in KABE album inc 1855 Lion Arms 40k. 1856-60 King set to 8s. 1863-64 Arms 8s & 24s. 1867-68 Arms 2 numerals vals to 8s. 1871-75 Posthorn vals to 7s. 1878 King 1K & 2K. 1893-1908 Posthorn vals to 60o. 1985 Surch 1.50 on 2s. 1907-10 King st to 2k inc sizes. 1922-24 Lion Arms set to 450. 1925 Polar Flight set. Good coverage of 1940s-50s period inc Officials. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3600+ = A$6500. (1000).
  A$400
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(£228)
  A$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
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464
Great Britain: Charles & Diana (Prince & Princess of Wales) autograph signatures in ink dates 1985 below formal colour photograph of royal couple. Tastefully mounted in custom green leather stand-up frame with gold embossed Prince of Wales plumes (actual photo size 8.5x11cm). Some minor fading. A rare set of autographs. SG /Frasers cat £7500 in 2008 (P)
  A$700
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  A$1200
(US$924)
(€768)
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1023
1984-2003 Framas Extensive Specialised collection with 30c Barred Edge State button set of 21 (retail $175), plus '00.00' postcode 2020 on plain paper & barred edge, no postcode barred edge & blank barred edge (total $120+). 1985 Barred Edge 33c set of 21 ($155) plus no code set of 3 ($30). 1980 Roo paper State set of 27 ($50), plus '00.00' code 2000 & blank ($60). 1986 Platypus 36c set of 27 ($50) plus '00.00' code 2000, 36c Double print, & blank. 1987 Platypus 37c & 53c set of 8. 1987 Echidna 37c set of 27 ($50) plus '00.00' & Sydpex 88 error 60c ($120) code 2000 & similar for Possum, Lizard, Koala, Emu, Waratah, Festive, Tiwi & Farewell sets inc varieties Possum blank, '00.00' (2 diff) Lizard blank, & button set printed on gum, Koala Norpex uncut strip of 5, Emu blank, Festive '00.00' code 4000, Emu 'green' paper set of 27 ($210), Farewell blank etc, plus commem issues appear comp from Cuppex 87 to 'ANDA SA 98' plus Philitas 1989-92 self adhesive M/Sheet types (7 diff) & Farewell PO Pack. VF fresh MUH. FV alone $325+. Retail $2700. (460 pack 7 M/S). (P)
  A$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
  A$1000
(US$770)
(€640)
(£570)
A$
1024
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) (P)
  A$300
(US$231)
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  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
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1843
Falkland Islands: Collection 1879-1996 in s/book inc 1879 4d grey-black SG 2, 1882 wmk upright 1d dull claret SG 5, 1887 1d brownish-claret SG 8 U, 1889 1d red-brown SG 11 M, 1891 inc 2½d ultramarine (2 shades), 6d yellow, 9d pale red-orange, 1/- (2 shades) M (also St Helena 1/- SG 45 M). 1904 KEVII inc 6d orange (2), 1/- brown (2), 1929 KGV Whale & Penguin to 2/6, 1932 Centenary to 2/6 M/MLH. 1955 QEII Defs, 1963 Red Cross 6 sets inc plate No blks of 4, 1968 Flowers to £1 sets, 1971 decimal Surch Defs, 1972 Flowers Defs, 1989 Ships sets, 1981 13p Royal Wedding variety inverted wmk MUH. Stamp booklets inc 1978-82 Ships bklts (4 diff), 1985-88 Insects (3 diff) & others. Plus Specialised cat by Stefan Heijtz. Mostly F-VF M/MUH plus odd U. SG cat £3000 = A$5400+. (285 + 1 M/S)
  A$550
(US$424)
(€352)
(£314)
  A$750
(US$578)
(€480)
(£428)
A$
2026
1948-89 Collection in Lighthouse album inc 1948 Berlin opt Pictorial set to 5Mk, opt in black (SG cat £3000) & 1949 opt in red set to 2Mk (£1100). 1949-54 Buildings set to 5Mk. 1949 UPU set to 2Mk (£400). 1949 Goethe set (£225). 1949 Surch set. 1949 Relief Fund set (£700) plus M/S (£3000). 1950 Orchestra set (£175). 1950 Lortzing 20pf. 1951 Bell set, Clapper left (£250). 1951 Stamp Day set 1951-52 Bell set, Clapper right (£120). 1952 Olympic Games set. 1952 Beethoven 30pf. 1952-53 Portrait set. 1953 Bell set, clapper in centre. 1953 Church set (£275). Collection then appears largely comp to 1985. All diff earlier VFU/CTO, later VF M/U. SG cat £11,000+ = A$20,000+. (775 + 8 M/S). (P)
  A$1000
(US$770)
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(£570)
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(US$1540)
(€1280)
(£1140)
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2269
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 Sea craft, 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$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
  A$1000
(US$770)
(€640)
(£570)
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2512
Selangor: 1882 'S' opt QV Straits 2c brown. Superb U, hexagonal pmks, excellent centring & outstanding quality. SG 8 cat £5000++. Extremely rare genuine example of this important stamp which is only known in used condition. 1985 BPA photo cert, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$5500
(US$4235)
(€3520)
(£3135)
  A$8000
(US$6160)
(€5120)
(£4560)
A$
2782
1914-15 'GRI 2d' 5mm opt DNG Yacht 20pf ultramarine, variety 'R' in 'GRI' INVERTED. Superb VFU with Stephansort blue cds. Mi 4II (var), SG 19g cat £9000. Great rarity with only several recorded. Exp Hofmann-Giesecke plus 1985 Holcombe photo-cert, while new AIEP photo-cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$8000
(US$6160)
(€5120)
(£4560)
  A$11000
(US$8470)
(€7040)
(£6270)
A$
3002
1985 Ceremonial Structures set 10t-60t unissued rejected 1st printing w/o 't' after value & smaller format. VF fresh MUH, with issued set to compare. SG 496-99(var) seet footnote. Rare. (4) (P)
  A$120
(US$92)
(€77)
(£68)
  A$180
(US$139)
(€115)
(£103)
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3009
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$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
  A$1000
(US$770)
(€640)
(£570)
A$
3264
1867 Queen 19c pale rose. Fresh M, with original gum, tiny thin but VF appearance with nice colour. SG 102 cat £1600, Edifil 90 cat €1985. Very rare in genuine mint condition. 2010 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
  A$650
(US$501)
(€416)
(£371)
A$