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865
Massive accumulation/collection 1950s to post-Millennium era in 5 large shoeboxes. Vast quantity with Australia 1960s-80s drop-downs (80) inc Northern Territory & Red Centre (80), 1960s-90s Tourist Scenic Cards (many 100s) inc selected Historic Hotels, Houses & other Notable Buildings, plus modern Pre-Paid International Mail Postally U (120). Asia inc China PRC Tourist Card packs (7), plus Hong Kong or Korea (6), Philippines, Vietnam inc Saigon Views, Singapore & Thailand, Pacific Islands with PNG (40) inc 1970s-80s Ceremonial/Native Dress, other islands inc Fiji, Samoa, Tokelau, Hawaii & NZ. Europe inc Austere 1950s B&W real photos, Monte Carlo full colour poster-style advertising, plus usual UK Castles, Town, County, City Views. USA in plastic bag & much more, most in no particular order, viewing will be a challenge. Mixed UN/U. VF to near new. (3000)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
369
1850s-1920s collection in green ideal album. British Empire - Bahamas inc 1863 1d carmine-lake (aniline) UN. Gambia 1869 6d FU, 1886 to 1/- M/MLH. Gold Coast 1876 wmk CC ½d olive-yellow UN, Great Britain 1841 to KGV, Ireland inc 1922 opts to 1/- M/MLH, Labuan inc 1882-83 to 40c G-FU, 1894 to 24c M/MLH, British Honduras inc 1872 1d pale-blue UN, British Somaliland 1904 3r G-FU. Cook Is 1893-1913 to 1/- M/MLH, Malta 1885 2d, 2½d MLH, Mauritius inc 1854 (4d) green GU. 1883-91 Surcharge range inc 1891 2c/38c with Inverted opt SG 121a cat £1300 UN. Newfoundland inc 1865 2c, 1865 10c GU, Rhodesia inc 1905 Waterfalls inc 5d, 1910 Double Heads to 6d, 1913 Admirals to 2/- G-FU, Malaysia inc 1912 KGV to $5 G-FU. Tonga selection inc Officials 1893 'GFB' opt 1d, 2d UN, 1893 surch inc ½d, 2½d, 10d UN, Trinidad inc 1851 (1d) GU, Foreign range with useful selections of Central & Sth America inc Chile 1861 1c yellow UN, Colombia inc 1861 10c, 1p G-FU, Uruguay inc 1840 240r GU, Europe selections inc Belgium 1850 10c & 20c Imperf, France inc Ceres/Napoleon/Peace & Commerce selection, French Colonies inc PO in Turkish Empire, Reunion & others G-FU. Greece inc 1896 Olympics to 1d G-FU, Luxemburg inc 1859 imperfs inc 12½c, 37½c, 1865-75 roulette to 20c, 1882 to 1F G-FU & others. Monaco inc 1883 1c, 2c, 5c UN, 25c GU, Thailand inc 1890 surcharge 1att/12a, 2att/64a (2) M, various others. Condition is generally double average for this type of collection. Some mixed condition but majority F-VF. Album GC. Est cat £10,000 = A$18,000. (1450+)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
372
1855-1990s Collections/accumulations of Europe in 14 s/books & binders inc Romania from 1870s inc 1931 Scouts set. Turkey 1865-76 Star & Crescent to 5pi, plus postage Dues. 1876 Surch set to 5p. 1876-90 Crescent to 2pi, 1892 Toughra to 5pi. 1914 Pics to 50pi. Good range of Italy & area inc Sardinia 1855-61 Embossed Kings to 80c. Italy 1862 Embossed King 20c & 40c. 1863 Kings to 2L. 1878 Surch to 10c. 1890 Valevole opt to 1L75. 1923 Fascist to 5L. Colonies inc Aegean Is, POs abroad & Trentino, plus Trieste & Venezia Guilia issues. San Marino inc 1877-90 Arms 5c & 10c M. 1952 Columbus to 5c. Bosnia 1879-1900 Arms to 25k. 1900-06 Arms to 5k. 1906 Emperor & Pictorial to 5kr inc 5kr perf & imperf. 1910 80th Birthday to 5kr. 1916 Emperor set to 10kr. Yugoslavia from 1921. Most G-VF M/MUH/U, tropicalisation in parts. SG cat £17,000+ = A$30,000+ (16,000).
  A$550
(US$380)
(€341)
(£292)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
425
Belgium: 1849-1940s ex dealer's stock inc 1849-61 imperf Kings (44), perfs (23) inc 1c green M, 1865 1Fr perf 14 (2), 1865 set to 1Fr, 1866 Arms set inc 5c M&U, 1869 set inc 1Fr M & 5Fr forgery, later Kings inc 1884 1Fr M & 2+ of most, 1893 tabs set U inc both 2Fr, plus 1Fr & 2Fr M, then very extensive range inc 1920s-30s TB sets, Railways, Dues, plus lots of perfins (100), precancels (80), plus some Belgian Congo & Rwanda- Urundi (200). Typical early condition, generally F-VF M/U. Old Mi STC €8800 = A$14,000, new catalogue surely higher (1400+) (P)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
465
Carton inc Asia collection with India QV (34) in loose leaf album inc 1854 ½a blue imperf on 1855 Calcutta locally addressed outer wrapper (SG 8 cat £90 & x5 on cover) 1854 QV 4a bicolour lightly cancelled cut to shape cat £700, 1865 East India Co QV ½a blue M & 2a orange with Aden pmk U. 1895 QV 5R blue & purple VFU (£50). Cambodia/ Kampuchea 1980s collection (300) in hagner album. Malaysia in 1970s local illustrated album inc 1965 Pic to $5 VFM. Mongolia Pics (700) with colourful thematics. Russia accumulation to 1990 in thick Schaubek solid loose leaf s/book with many 100s from 1920s imperfs onwards plus hagners crammed with 1930s-50s Pics. Plus Western Europe with Isle of Man 1970s-80s MUH Pic sets, M/Sheets & singles to £2 with only minor duplication on over 100 hagner sheets. Faroes MUH accumulation in hagner album & Bavaria collection (450) from 1850s imperfs to 1920s Defs in another 18 hangers inc Freistaat Bayern opts to 20Mk imperf & perf F-VF M. 12 albums in medium carton. (1000s)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
A$
476
Carton inc Newfoundland collection (240) to 1947 inc 1865 10c Prince, 12c QV (2) & 24c blue QV (SG cat £450), 1868 1c purple Prince (5, £300). 1897 Jubilee set (9) to 12c blue (£55). 1919 Contingent (10 diff) to 24c (£215). 1935 KGV SJ set & 1937 Coronation set to 48c. Plus many others. Some mixed condition, mostly G-FU. Cat £1100++. PNG collection (100s) to 1980 inc 1952 Map 10/- & Fisherman £1 opt SPECIMEN, 1964 Birds 10- & QEII £1, Decimal MUH Pic/commem sets (80) & 1960 Numeral Postage Due sets (8) to 3/- VFU (cat £50). Various world in 8 small to large albums or s/books inc Scandinavia & other European Pics U & small volume with M/MUH Australian Pre-decimals. Then more Australia with collections to early 1970s in 2 loose leaf albums plus extra small s/book with kangaroos (55) to 2/-, KGV heads (120) to 1/4. 1930s commems to 1/- black, KGVI era to £1 Arms & QEII Pre-decimal higher value Pics/commems. Plus extensive Pre-decimal 1927-1965 accumulation (1000s) in thick Lighthouse s/book with KGV heads (160) to 5d, 1930s 2d (450) commems, 1934 Hermes 1/6 purple (80) & useful KGVI inc 3d blue (80) & 10/- Arms (15). Interesting mix contents. All in large carton.
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
532
Ecuador: 1865-1901 Classic collection. 1865-72 Arms to 4R, plus shades. 1872 Arms set to 1p. 1881 Arms to 50c, plus 1883 10c on 50c. 1887 Arms set to 80c. 1892 President to 5s, plus 1893 5c surch to 5s. 1894 President to 5s & 1895 to 5s. 1896 Arms to 5s. 1896 Surch Official selection. 1896 Party Success set to 1s. 1896 Surch set. 1897 '1897-98' selection 1897 Arms opt Liberal Party set. 1897 Arms to 5s. 1899-1901 Portraits to 5s inc New Colours Officials. 1887 Arms to 50c. 1887 Arms to 80c. 1892 President set to 1s. 1894 & 95 Presidents sets to 1s. 1844 Postal Fiscal opt set. 1896 Arms opt set to 5s. 1897 '1897-98' opt selection 1898 opt Fiscal to 20c on 50c. 1899 Portrait set to 50c. 1896 Postage Dues to 100c. 1890s Official seal. All diff inc shades. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £1400+ = A$2500+. (189). (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
567
German States: Collection 1850-1920 on Minkus pgs inc Baden from 1851 inc 1851 to 9K, 1860 perf 13½ to 9K perf 10 to 1K black UN, 6K, 9K others U. 1862 1K-18K U, 30K UN, Bavaria from 1849 inc 1850 1K rose, 12K red, 18K orange-yellow GU, 1867 Arms imperf to 12K U, 1874 1M imperf, 1M perf, 1911 Arms to 3M, 5M MLH, 1911 King to 5M U, Bremen 1855 3g U, 3g UN, 1856-63 5g, 7g, 5sg UN. 1866 2gr, 3gr, 5gr, 7gr, 10gr, 5sgr UN (no certs), Brunswick 1852 2gr blue U, 1861-64 ½g UN, 1g (2), 2g on blue, 3g U, 1865 1/3g, 1g, 2g, 3g MLH, Hamburg 1852 ½s UN, 1s, 7s U, 1864 1¼ (2), 2½s UN, 1864-65 to 7s U, 9s M, Hanover 1850-64, 1850-60 ½g black, 1859 selection to 3g, 1864 to 3 gr U, Lubeck 1859 2s brown U, 4s UN, 1862 ½s, 1s UN, 1863 1s U, 2s UN, 2½ U, Mecklenburg 1856 ¼s (2) U, 1856-64 3s, 5s U, 1864 ¼5gr U, 2sgr, 3sgr UN, Oldenburg 1952 1/30th U, Prussia 1850 4pf, 6pf, 1sgr, 2sgr, 3sgr U, to 10ngr U, Thurn & Taxis Northern Issues. 1852 to 3sgr, 1862-64 to 3sgr, Southern issues 1852 to 9K, 1863 to 7K U, North German-Federation inc 1868 roulette & perf to 5g U, Alsace & Lorraine 1870 to 25c mixed types mostly UN & various others. An original long held collection with the usual mixed condition you would expect of that era, but many F-VF. SG cat £23,000 = A$43,000. (780) (P)
  A$1300
(US$897)
(€806)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
570
German States - Mecklenburg-Schwerin: 1856 Arms 4/4s red, 3s & 5s, imperf. 1864 Arms ¼s rouletted. 1864 Arms 4/4s & 5s, plus 1865-67 3s & 1866-67 2s, all rouletted. All diff. G-VF M/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £1550+ = A$2950.+ (8). (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
572
German States - Schleswig Holstein: 1864-67 Collection. 1864 Numeral 1¼s both small & large lettering. 1864 Numeral 1¼s, rouletted. issues for Schleswig-Holstein 1865 Numeral Oval to 4s. Issues for Schleswig. 1864-65 Oval Numeral to 4s. Issues for Holstein. 1865 Oval Numerals to 4s & 1865 1½s & 2s. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £2650+ = A$4750+. (24).
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
573
German States - Thurn & Taxis: 1852-67 Collection inc North Districts 1852-58 Numeral to 3sgr. 1859-61 Numeral imperf to 10sgr. 1862-64 New Colours & to 3sgr. 1865 Roul coloured to 3sgr. South Districts 1852-58 Numeral to 9kr. 1859-60 Numeral to 30Kr imperf. 1862-63 New Colours to 9kr. 1865 Roul to 9Kr. Also 2 covers inc North District ¼sgr & South District 1Kr. Most G-VF M/U, usual mixed condition in parts. SG cat £4600+ = A$8200+. (94 + 2 covers). (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
599
Great Britain: 1840-1937 accumulation in 1970s style s/book with 1840 QV 1d black, 1841 imperfs 1d brown (6) & 2d blue (3). 1855 No cnr letters 4d (3) & 6d (3). 1865 White cnr letters 3d (2), 1/- green (2) & 4d (4). 1873-83 coloured letters 3d rose, 3d/3d lilac, 4d brown, 6d grey (3) & 1/- brown (2), plus other 1860s-80s QV, 1887 QV Jubilee set to 10d Bi-colour (8 sets), plus 2/6 (4) & 5/- (3), 1902 KEVII set to 1/- Bi-colour (5 sets), plus 2/6 (6) & 5/- (3). 1915-35 KGV Seahorses 2/6 (38), 5/- (17) & 10/- (4), plus lower vals (400) mixed printings to 1/-. 1924 Wembley sets (6), 1937 KGVI set of 6 to £1 (4), plus extra 2/6 brown (8) & 10/- blue (16). Also Officials (20) inc 6d, 9d, 1/- (2) Govt Parcels & 6d Army Official. Very mixed condition throughout with G-Fine examples sighted inc the near 4 margin QV 1d black (cat £375). Total SG value of mentioned stamps £12,300 = A$22,000 with final figure much higher. (many 100s)
  A$550
(US$380)
(€341)
(£292)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
A$
610
Great Britain: Circular Delivery Companies: 1865-68. Good coverage of towns. Aberdeen inc 1867 ¼d & ½d (SG cat £170). Clark & Co 1866 (¼d), Dundee 1867 set ¼d & ½d (£300). Edinburgh & Leith 1865-66 range of colours inc imperf, roulette & perf. 1865 Parcel Stamp 2d & 3d (£295). Glasgow set perf & imperf. Liverpool ¼d perf & imperf, & ½d. London 3 colours perf & imperf, plus blue error vert pr IMPERF horiz. Metropolitan (3). London & Districts part set. National 3 colours. Also 1868 Delivery Company ¼d-1d range of diff towns with cnr letters. Also blks from Edinburgh & Leith, Metropolitan, London & Districts, & National. Reference range of forgeries inc se-tenant strips & blks. All diff inc multiples. Mostly F-VF M/UN, odd flts. SG cat of originals £3500+ = A$6500+, plus forgeries not counted. Useful collection of these classic issues. (320) (P)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
A$
627
India 1854-1940 collection neatly presented in springback binder, with 1854 ½a blue, 1a (2),2a, 4a G-FU. 1855-64 1a brown M, 1865 8a carmine GU, 2a orange M, 1895 2r, 3r G-FU, 1902 to 3R G-FU, 1911 to 15r, 1937 to 25r G-FU, Officials range. Indian States inc Chamba 1903 KEVII to 1r M & others. Few earlies mixed condition but mostly F-VF. SG cat £1900 = A$3500. (375) (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
639
Italy: 1861-1951 dealer's Mint stock of better singles & sets inc Neapolitan Provinces ½g, 5g red & 20g (2) -total SG £1635, Italy 1862 40c (£375), 1863 Kings 5c (3), 10c (3), 15c (2) & 40c (2) inc shades & printings (£38,000), 1865 20c/15c (£900), 1867 20c blue (£900), 1867 20c blue (£900), surch Officials (11, £3000), 1879 Kings 10c (2), 20c (4), 25c (3) & 30c (total £6440), 1889 1c & 45c (£2500), 1891 5c (£750), 1890 Valevole opts (4 sets, £800), 1910 Garibaldi 2nd set (£490), 1923 Black Shirts (3 sets, £330), 1924 opt Trade set (£150), 1925-27 King set, 1928 Filiberto set, 1930 Virgil set (£275), 1932 Dante set (£190), 1934 Medal set (no Express), 1936 Horace set (£180), 1937 Augustus set (£225), 1945 long Def set (£1200), 1950 Workers set (£300), Radio (2 sets, £800), etc. Mostly F-VF M/MLH, some UN or flts in early. Marked retail $28,000+. SG cat £60,000+ = A$110,000! Valuable lot. (280) (P)
  A$3300
(US$2277)
(€2046)
(£1749)
  A$5000
(US$3450)
(€3100)
(£2650)
A$
644
Italy: 1863-1945 Mint collection near comp on pgs etc with 1865 King 2c & 10c (SG cat £3793), 1866 King 1c-10c & 40c, plus new 20c blue both shades, plus 10c & 20c new colours (£2885), 1878 opt Officials 20c to 10L (£4700), 1879 to 50c (£2329), 1889 to 5L (£3596), opt Parcel Post set (£200), 1891 to 5L (£900), 1901 set (£2230), 1910 both Garibaldi sets (£570), 1911 Jubilee, 1912 St Mark's, plus surch, then comp 1913-22 inc 1922 Congress opt set, then to 19XX near comp inc 1924 Trade opt set, 1924 with advert tabs (9, £270+), all other 1920s-40s sets comp inc National Defence, Philiberto, 1930 Virgil, 1932 Dante, Garibaldi, Anniv, 1933 Zeppelin, Balbo triplets with 20 diff with various pilot opts (£7200), 1932 Soccer, Medal, 1936 Horace, 1937 Child Welfare, Augustus, almost all Socialist opts etc. Express appear comp, Parcel Post inc 1914 set (£670), 1944 opt set (£950), 1945 opt & 1946 sets (£435) etc, plus some SG unlisted types. F-VF M/MUH, with a significant proportion appearing to be MUH. SG cat £50,000+. Sass cat €70,000+ = A$110,000+. Impressive & valuable collection. (880) (P)
  A$4000
(US$2760)
(€2480)
(£2120)
  A$7000
(US$4830)
(€4340)
(£3710)
A$
651
Italy - Papal States: 1852-70 folded letters/wrappers with 1862 1b green tied 'Macerata' s/l pmk. 1853 3b green pr tied 'Bologna 19 MAG 53' cds, Modena b/s. 1865 2b greenish white tied barred pmk with 'Viterbo 16 LUG 65' cds -with Provincial Governor cachets. 1852 5b pale rose tied 'Roma 20 FEB 52' cds to Switzerland with b/s of 'Solothurn 27 FEB 52'. 1856 part letter with 8b & 'Ancona 29 GIU 56' cds. 1870 10c vermilion perf with 'Roma 13 MAG 70' cds to Civitavecchia. SG 9, 13, 21, 26 & 46 cat £470+ as loose stamps. Sass 2, 3A, 6, 9 & 26 cat €750 on covers as cheapest. (6).
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
699
New Zealand: 2005 New Zealand 150 Years collection. Superb PO large album for 150 years of stamps, inc 1865 QV Chalon 1d Die Proof reprints, set 15 Commems in individual M/sheets of 10, plus composite sheetlet of 15 etc. FV alone NZ$200 & original cost much higher. Impressive.
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
762
Russia & Soviet Union: 1858-1980 Extensive valuable collection in 7 springback binders. Mostly G/FU. Inc 1858 perf 12½ 10K, 20K, 50K, 1864-65 perf 12½ 1K, 3K, 5K, 1865 perf 14½x15 1K-30K, 1866-75 to 30K with extras, 1927 10th Anniv G/FU, 1930 10th Anniv set M/MLH, 1931 Zeppelin set 1932 Air Express set, 1933 Ethnographics, 1933 Communist Party set, 1933 Stratosphere, 1934 Airs set G/FU, 1934 Lenin Anniv set M/U, 1934 Airship set, Lenin Anniv, 1935 Anti-War set, 1935 Underground Railway, 1935 Airs, 1935 Spartacist Games sets G/FU, 1935 Persian Art set, 1937 Air sets M/MLH, 1938 Crimea Views set, 1941 25th Anniv of Surikov sets G/FU, 1945 Stalingrad M/sheets M, 1946 Postal Service set of 3 M/sheets UN, 1948 Defs FU, 1948 5 Year Plan sets M/MLH, 1948 Summer Camp, Lenin Anniv sets M/MLH. Then extensive range of later sets. Mostly FU/CTO. An impressive collection, some mixed condition in classics but many F-VF. SG cat £10,000+ = A$18,000+. (3000+, 806 M/S)
  A$1300
(US$897)
(€806)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
764
Russia - POs in China & Levant 1865-1916 Collection. China 1849-1908 opt Arms to 10K, horiz laid paper & to 10R, vert laid paper. 1910-16 to 1R, wove paper. Levant 1865-67 Ship (10pa) vert network & (2pi) horiz network. 1868-90 Numeral to 10K. 11876 8 on 10k 1879 7 on 10k. 1879 Numeral 1K & 2K. 1884 New Colours to 74. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat£750+. (45)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
784
Turkey: 1865-1963 Collection on old pgs with 1865 types (40) inc 25Pi orange M (SG cat £300), 1876 types M/U (67) inc 20pa black & pink, 1Pi black & grey, 2Pi yellow (2) these all M/UN (cat £240), many more M, 1900-9 Tougra range, 1914 Pics M/U inc 25Pi green M (£120), 1915 Star & Crescent opts (25), 1917 Bull's Head opts (28) inc on 1865 types (10M, £430), 1876 types (4M, £170), 1901 type 5Pi-25Pi (M, £105) & other better, inc 1865 Postage Dues U 20pa-5Pi (£170), 1918-19 opts range, then to early 1960s inc Printed Matter 1901 5Pi U (£110), Dues, revenues & some Cilicie opts. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £1700+. (900)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
1174
Set: 2d grey Die IIA, 3d olive Die IIB, 6d blue Die II, 6d brown, 9d violet Die IIB, 1/- Die II & IIB. VF M/MLH, mostly quite w/c. SG ex 35-40 cat £448. ACSC cat $865. (7).
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
2527
1865 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d plate 7 (3, SG 93) & 6d plate 6 (SG 97) tied by 'London SP 22 65' duplex pmks. To Sydney with b/s of Kingston-on-Thames' & Ship Letter Sydney. SG cat £400+ for such franking.
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
2619
Stamp Duties: 1865 3d - £45 Colourless embossed Proofs on 'A Cowan & Sons' wmk paper, 121 diff values with 'Specimen' & frame printed in blue, 65x85mm. F-VF UN as made, mostly very fresh. Elsmore online cat $150ea = $18,150! An amazing collection & wonderful opportunity for the serious collector. (121 proofs).
  A$4500
(US$3105)
(€2790)
(£2385)
  A$7000
(US$4830)
(€4340)
(£3710)
A$
2620
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 1d Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. F-VF UN as made. (P)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
2621
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 1/7 Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
2622
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 4/8 Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
2623
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed £1.2/- Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
2624
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed £15.10/- Proof on A Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. F-VF UN as made. Very rare. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
2625
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 'ONE HALF PERCENT' Proof on Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm, with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. UN as made, some edge flts. Elsmore online cat $800. Extremely rare non-value type. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
2626
Stamp Duty: 1865 Colourless embossed 'PAID IN FULL' Proof on Cowan & Sons wmk paper, 130x210mm with printed 'Specimen' & frame in blue. VF UN as made. Extremely rare non-value type. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
3713
1865 Arms set 5c-1P, plus 5c, 10c (2), 20c & 1P shades. F-VF U. SG 33-38 cat £162. Yv 29-33 cat €248. (10) (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
4908
1856-65 QV 1d carmine rose, imperf plate PROOF, die II, plate 66, wmk large crown, this being the so-called 1865 'Royal Reprint'. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec DP35b cat £3000. Very rare specialist item. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
4924
1865-67 QV 1/- Green, large white cnr letters FL-LF, wmk Emblems, plate 4, on thick--VF U, barred '223' pmk. SG Spec J101g, SG 101b cat £380.
  A$45
(US$31)
(€28)
(£24)
  A$65
(US$45)
(€40)
(£34)
A$
4925
1865-73 QV 3d rose, large white cnr letters KR-RK, plate 4, IMPERF plate proof, no wmk. F-VF UN as made, sl blemish in middle, 4 margins. SG 92(p), SG Spec J28/29 cat £3800. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
4926
1865-73 QV 4d vermilion, large white cnr letters LA-AL, plate 11, IMPERF, wmk large garter INVERTED. Superb fresh UN, 4 large margins & bright colour. SG Spec J58a, SG 94a cat £8500. Extremely rare imperf error & certtificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
  A$3000
(US$2070)
(€1860)
(£1590)
A$
4927
1865-67 QV 9d Straw, large white cnr letters HL-LH, wmk Emblems, plate 4.F U, oval barred '46' pmk. SG Spec J94, SG 98 cat £600.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$62)
(€56)
(£48)
A$
4928
1865-73 QV 9d straw, large white letters LN-NL, wmk emblems, plate 4. F-VF fresh MUH appearance (nicely regummed). SG Spec J94, SG 98 cat £4800. Rare stamp. (P)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
5068
Collection/Accumulation: 1847-1900 QV issues inc 1847-54 QV Embossed 6d, plus shades, 10d & 10/-. 1855-57 QV 4d & 6d, no cnr letters. 1854-57 QV 1d & 2d Stars. 1870 QV 1½d range inc shades. 1862-64 QV small cnr letters to 1/-. 1865-80 QV large white cnr letters to 6d, plus plates. 1867-83 QV high vals 5/- & 10/-, plus plates. 1873-83 QV large coloured letters to 1/-. 1880-81 QV set to 5d. 1883-84 QV high vals 2/6, 5/- & 10/-, plus shades inc 2/6 & 5/- on blued paper. 1889 QV £1 brown. 1883-84 QV green & lilac set to 1/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to both 1/-. 1891 QV £1 green (2) inc rare variety 'frame broken' with letters AT/TA. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts as expected. SG cat £25,000+ = A$45,000+. Valuable lot. (360) (P)
  A$1350
(US$932)
(€837)
(£716)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
5069
Collection: 1855-83 QV issues on pgs inc 1864-79 QV 1d red most plates 71-223. 1855-57 QV no cnr letters 4d on blued & white paper 6d & 1/-. 1862-64 QV small cnr letters 4d, 6d, 9d & 1/-, plus shades. 1865-80 QV large white cnr letters vals to 2/-, plus shades, plates & wmks. 1872-73 QV 6d brown & grey, plus shades & plates. 1873-83 QV large coloured cnr letters to 1/-, plus plates. Noted 8d opt SPECIMEN. 1883 QV green & lilac set to 1/-. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed but also some superb with light pmks. SG cat £12,500+ = A$22,000+. (270)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
5089
Circular Delivery Companies: Collection 1865-68. Almost comp for all towns inc Aberdeen 1867 ½d in both brown & blue (SG cat £170). Clark & Co 1866 (¼d) both sizes. Dundee 1867 ¼d & ½d (£300). Good coverage of Edinburgh & Leith inc Arms 'Parcel' stamp set (¼d), (2) & (3d) (£545). Glasgow set imperf, & perf Liverpool set. London imperf & perf, plus error strip of 3 IMPERF horiz. Metropolitan ¼d (2 colours) & ½d. London & Districts imperf & perf set of 2. National set of 4. Also Delivery Company 1868 with cnr letters covering all towns ¼d-1d. National 15 Basinghall St set. Useful coverage of blks of 4 in Edinburgh & Leith, Liverpool, Glasgow, Metropolitan, National, plus Glasgow ¼d blk of 9. Then useful reference ranges of forgeries perf & imperf inc setenant strips & blks. All diff inc blks. Mostly F-VF M/MUH, few flts. SG cat £5700+ = A$10,500+, forgeries not counted. Comprehensive coverage of these classic issues. (490) (P)
  A$1300
(US$897)
(€806)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
5319
1865-78 QV range with 8p purple, 1a brown, 2a orange & 4a green, all marg blks of 4, all opt CANCELLED 13 x 2½mm, all wmk elephant. From De La Rue archives, being from colour sample proof sheets. VF fresh MUH. SG ex 56-62 & 71 cat £512 for M, should be at least double, £1024 MUH normals & much rarer with opt, especially as blks. (16) (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
A$
5624
Eritrea: 1893-1939 Collection near comp inc 1893 opts to 1L (SG cat £220), 1895 opt set (£77), 1903 set (£232), 1905 Postage Due pr M (£1325), Express (2, £122), 1903 Dues (6M, £1020), 1910 Pic set perf 13½ (£350), 1916 Defs (5, £150), 1916 Parcel Post inc 10L-20L M (£760), 1920 Dues (6, £865) inc 20c (£750), then near comp inc 1926 King set of 3 M (£300), all National Defence sets, 1927 Parcels inc 2L (£250), 1928 Kings inc 60c & 2L50 (£355), all opt commem sets etc. F-VF M/U. SG cat £8300 = A$15,000. (275) (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
5659
Trentino: 1918-19 collection with 'Regno d'Italia Trentino 3 Nov 1918' opt Austria 3h-2Kr. 1918 'Venezia Tridentina' opt Italy set 1c-1L, plus 10c error opt INVERTED. 1919 opt Italy surch set 5h/5c-20h/20c. F-VF M. SG cat £3400+, Sass cat €8650+ = A$14,000. (29). (P)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
A$
5875
1852-2014 Collection in Lighthouse hingeless album & s/book inc 1852 Grand Duke 10c & 1sgr. 1859 Arms to 37½c, imperf 1865-72 Arms to 1Fr, rouletted. 1875-80 Arms to 1Fr perf. 1882 Peace & Commerce to 5Fr. 1891-93 Grand Duke to 29Fr & 1906-08 to 5Fr, plus 1912-15 Surch. 1914-21 Grand Duchess to 5Fr. 1921-35 Pic to 20Fr. 1937 Exhib M/S. 1940-41 German Occup comp, 1945 M/S. 1947 Abbey set. 1952 Centenary setenant pr. 1956 Europa set. 1957 Europa set. All diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £8600+ = A$15,000+. Nice collection. (1300 + 11 M/S) (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
6578
1865-1890s Norway Local Posts collection of Town Bypost issues on pgs with good coverage of many towns. Alesund 1884 monogram set. Bergen 1868 Numeral 2s red. Christiansund 1878-89 range inc 1878 Andressen to 7o, 1887 Numeral 5o set perf & set to 10o imperf. Holmestrand 1888 Pictorial set, Kragero 1886 Island set. Drummen 1887 Bird 5o, Hammerfest 1888 Pictorial set. Trondheim 1865-70 Monogram range inc types & opt, 1872-77 Numeral range inc shades, printings & surcharges. 1877-78 New Design numeral range to 8o inc shades. Tonsberg 1884-85 Castle range to 20o inc perf & imperf. Tromso 1882 Reindeer range to 8o. Mostly F-VF M/U. Very scarce & seldom offered with so many towns represented. (114).
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
6946
Romania: 1865 Cuza 1p yellow, 2p orange, 5p pale blue & 20p rose-red, plus 1866 Carol set 2p, 5p, 20p & 1868-70 Carol set 2p-18p. All in sheets of 25 of 1880-1890s Spiro forgeries with various diff 'pmks'. VF 'U'. SG ex 45-72(var) cat £21,000+, Mi ex 11-20(var) cat €20,000+ genuine. Rare specialist items. (11 sheets = 275).
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
A$
7263
1865 Queen 19c rose & brown imperf. VFU appearance, 4 margins, tiny tear at base, barred '2' pmk. SG 83 cat £850, Edifil 71 cat €1100. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
7264
1865 Queen 4c blue, unissued imperf. Fresh UN, 4 large margins, tiny thin but Superb appearance. SG footnote cat £2000, Edifil NE2 cat €3500. 2010 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
7265
1865 Queen 19c rose & brown, perf 14. Fresh UN, tiny thin but VF appearance with nice colour. SG 89 cat £4000, Edifil 77 cat €5100. Extremely rare in genuine unused condition. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
7266
1865 Queen 19c rose & brown, perf 14. FU appearance, some flts, barred pmk. SG 89 cat £2750, Edifil 77 cat €3360. Rare genuine example. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
7729
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$45
(US$31)
(€28)
(£24)
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
A$