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Kangaroo Master Die Proof Engraved by Samuel Reading reproduction on 1952 Christmas card from CE Norden & signed by him. Norden bought the original proof (only 1 known) in 1952. It was printed on the back of Reading's business card. ACSC KDP1(var). (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Western Australia: 1854-1907 Collection inc 1854 Swan 1d black. 1859-55 Swan 4d & 1/-, imperf. 1857-59 Swan litho 2d & 6d. 1860-64 Swan 2d, 4d & 6d imperf. 1861 Swan 1d, 2d & 6d, wmk Swan. 1863-64 Swan 1d & 6d, no wmk. 1864-79 Swan 1d to 1/-, plus 1/- shade, wmk crown CC, perf 12½. 1871 Swan 3d, wmk crown CC. 1874 Surch ONE PENNY on 2d. 1876-81 1d-6d, wmk crown CC, perf 14. 1882-85 Vals to 6d, wmk crown CA. 1882 3d, wmk crown CA. 1884 Surch ½ on 1d. 1885 Surch 1d on 3d. 1885-93 Swan set to 1/-, wmk crown CA. 1888 Swan set 1d, 2d & 4d. 1893 1d on 3d & ½d on 3d, plus ½d on 3d, opt in red & green. 1898-1907 1d, 2d & 2½d. 1893 Coolgardie Bicycle Local Post set 1/- & 2/6. 1879 QV Telegraph 1d. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £3500+ = A$6300+. (51) (P)SOLD at A$1000
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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+)SOLD at A$700
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1850s-1930s Foreign Countries L-Z collection in red 'New Ideal' album with useful French Colonies inc Martinique 1887-1945, inc 1925 05 on 1c var Inv opt MLH, Morocco Agencies 1911-1940 inc 1935 5F Memorial M, New Caledonia inc 1928 Pic to 3F G-FU, Reunion St Pierre, Senegal 1892-1940 inc 1925 & 1935 Pictorials part sets M/U, Syria inc 1920 opts, Tunisia 1888 to 1930s inc 1926 Pics part sets, other foreign inc Portugal 19th Cent to 1926 inc 1912 Ceres to 2E G-FU, Rumania inc 1872-79 to 50b, 1885 to 50b, Sweden from 1858 inc 1872 to 30o, 1874 Officials to 1k G-FU, Thailand 1883 to 1912 inc SG 1-3 M/MUH, 1887 to 64a FU, 1899 to 24a, 1905 to 1t, 1912 to 5b G-FU, Serbia 1869 to 1915 M/U, Turkey 1876-1920 & many others. Some mixed condition but mostly F-VF. Cat £2200 = A$4000. (2620)SOLD at A$375
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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).SOLD at A$550
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Argentina: 1858-1903 Collection inc 1858 Confederation set to 15c small numerals. 1860 Confederation set to 15c large numerals. 1862 Arms set to 15c. 1864-66 Rivadavia set to 15c imperf & 1864-67 set to 15c perf. 1867-74 Portrait set to 90c. 1876 Rivadavia 5c rouletted. 1877 Surch set to 8c on 10c. 1877-87 Portrait set to 24c roul, plus 8c & 24c, perf. 1882 Provisional Surch with & w/o horiz perfs. 1882 Surch set to 12c. 1884 Provisional Surch to 4c/5c. 1888-90 Portrait set to 50c, plus shades. 1888-91 set to 60c, plus shades. 1890-91 High 1P, 5P & 20P. 1892-98 set to 5P. 1892 Columbus set. 1899-1903 Liberty set to 20P. 1883-84 Officials opt to 90c inc 2c opt inverted & 90c opt in black & red. All diff. Most G-VF M/U, 90%+ being used. Mixed in parts. SG cat £7400+ = A$13,300+. (144)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Asia: 1870s-1970s collection in 2 s/books. Indonesia from 1950s inc 1951-55 President Pictorial to 6R. Singapore 1948-52 KGVI to $5. 1955-59 QEII Pic to $5, plus blks. Perak 1957-61 Sultan Pic to $1 in blks of 4. Japan from 1870s inc 1876-89 Koban to 50s. China & Taiwan 1940s-70s selection. Ceylon 1951-54 Pic Def to 2R in blks of 4. Aden 1953-63 QEII Pic to 20/-. 2nd s/book contains Netherlands Indies & Indonesia. Netherlands Indies inc 1913-40 Queen to 1G. 1945-46 Queen to 2½G. 1944 Jap Occ to 5G. Indonesia 1951 UNO set. 1959 Volcano set to 5R. 1968 Bondoudu M/S 1970 Insects set & 1971 Fish set. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £4300+ = A$7700+.(2100)AVAILABLE at A$350
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British Guiana: 1853-1910 Classic collection inc 1853-59 Ship 1c & 4c imperf. 1862 Typeset 1c type 10, 2c type 10 & 4c type 15. 1860-72 Ship range to 48c inc shades & perfs. 1876-79 Ship set to 96c, wmk crown CC. 1878 Provisional opts inc vert & horiz bar on 6c, horiz bar on Official 1c, horiz bar on Official 1c grey & 2c. Vert & horiz bar on Official 4c, 6c & both 8c types. 1881 1 Official opt Ship 12c. 1882 Ship set to 8c, wmk crown CA. 1888-89 Inland Revenue opt Ship to $5. 1889 Ships to 96c, wmk crown CA. 1898 Jubilee set to 15c, plus 1899 Surch. 1900-03 New Colours to 60c. 1905-07 Ships to 96c, wmk mult crown, plus 1907-10 New Colours to 12c. Official 1875 opt Ships to 24c & 1877 set to 8c. All diff. Mostly G-VF U with mixed condition as expected. SG cat £10,600+ = A$20,000. (104) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Covers: Great Britain postal history 1876-1955 with 1876 Registered cover franked 1d brown, & 2d blue pr tied by 'Wednesbury JU 23 76' cds, to West Bromwich with arrival b/s. 1894 use of Reg Envelope with ½d & 1d pr tied by 'Newcastle on Tyne 25 SP 94' pmk to Germany with arrival b/s. 1947 envelope with KGVI range 3d to 10/- tied by 'Tilford Farnham Surrey 23 AU 47 unusual inverted centre cds. Finally 1955 USA crash cover with 'Damaged In Plane Crash Hollywood SC 12/17/55' 2-line h/s. (4).AVAILABLE at A$70
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Fiji: 1870-98 QV Collection. 1871 CR Monogram set. 1872 Surch 2c on 1d & 6c on 3d. 1874 VR Surch 2c on 1d & 6c on 3d. 1875 VR surch 2d on 6c on 3d. 1876-77 VR opt range to 6d. 1878-99 VR monogram to 6d, plus perfs & shades. 1881-99 QV 1/- & 5/-. 1891-93 surch set. 1891-98 VR monogram & canoe to 5d, plus shades c1890s Government Frank. All diff inc M&U & shades. Mostly G-VF M/U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5500+ (42). (P)AVAILABLE at A$650
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Fiji: 1870-1960s Collection/accumulation on hagners with 1870 Fiji Times 3d & 6d reproductions, 1872 surch set U (SG cat £225), 1876 VR Monogram opts (12), 1878-99 VR wide range of perfs & shades (92) inc imperfs (4 U). 1882 QV 1/- (11) & 5/- (3, inc imperf), 1891-8 small Pictorials (260) with wide range of shades & perfs inc 1d black perf 11 x 11¾ FU (£1500). 1903-12 KEVII (69, £590) inc 5/- M, £1 grey 'R' opt & £1 purple U (flts), KGV (125, £700) to 5/-, KGVI Pictorials (125) inc sets to £1 M & to £1 U (ex blue canes) & QEII range inc 1954 & 1959 sets to £1 M/U. (KGVI & QEII cat £1000). Overall F-VF M/MUH/UN/U. Total cat £10,000 = A$18,000, plus the 1870 Fiji Times not counted. Valuable lot. (900) (P)SOLD at A$1050
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France: 1849-1927 Collection inc 1849-52 Ceres imperfs to 1Fr. 1852-53 President 25c. 1853-61 Emperor imperfs to 80c. 1870 Ceres imperf to 10c. 1876-1900 P&C to 5Fr inc 3c yellow M, plus 1c, 4c & 5c numbered gutter prs. 1900-25 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson to 5Fr. 1926-27 War Orphans to 5Fr+1Fr. 1922 War Orphans surch to 5Fr+1Fr. 1918 Red Cross 15c+5c M&U. 1923 Congress opt 1Fr M (SG cat £650). Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition in earlies as usual. SG cat £8800+ = A$15,000+. (159). (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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France: 1849-1945 priced ex dealer's stock on hagners in binders inc 1849 Ceres 20c, 25c & 40c (2 ea), 1853 Napoleon (64) inc 40c (11) & 80c (3) 1862 Napoleon (65) inc 80c (4), 1863 (64) inc 4c (5), 30c (8), & 80c (6), 1869 5Fr (4), 1870 Ceres imperfs (11), 1871 1c-5c (32), 10c-80c (95) inc 80c (9), 1876 P&C type I (54) inc 2c, 4c & 25c, type II (110) inc 5c, 30c, 75c & 1Fr M, New colours (300+) inc 3c ochre (4), 25c black on red (10), 35c (7), 75c (6), 2Fr & 5Fr (5). Then Blanc/Merson inc 40c, 45c (2), 50c (2), 1Fr, 2Fr orange, 5Fr & 10Fr all M & to 20Fr U, pages of Sowers, M/U pickings inc 1936 Banknote Airmail 50Fr perfin etc to 1945. Earlies usual variable condition. Mostly G-VF M/U. Old Mi STC €16,000+ = A$26,000+, now sure to be higher. (2000). (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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French Colonies - Guadeloupe: 1876-1901 collection inc 1876-79 typeset Postage Due 15c & 30c. 1884 GPE frame opt Peace & Commerce 20 on 30c & 25 on 35c imperf. 1884 Postage Due typeset to 50c. 1889 Guadeloupe frame opt Commerce 3c-25c. 1889 Surch in ornamental frame Commerce 5c-25c. 1891 GPE Surch set 5c on 10c & 5c on 1Fr. 1891 opt Ceres 30c imperf. 1891 Commerce opt 1c-1Fr. 1892-1901 Tablet. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, sl mixed. SG cat £2500+ = A$4500+. (53) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Hong Kong: 1863-1962 Collection on pgs. 1863-71 QV to 96c, wmk crown CC, plus shades. 1876-77 Surch 28c on 30c. 1880-96 QV to 30c, plus shades. 1885 Surch 20c on 30c & 50c on 48c. 1891 7c on 10c. 1891 Surch set to $1 on 96c with Chinse characters. 1900-01 QV to 30c. 1903-11 KEVII to $1, plus wmks. 192-37 KGV to $3, plus shades & wmks. 1938-52 KGVI to $5 M & to $5 U. 1941 Centenary set to $1. 1949 UPU set 1954-62 QEII to $10. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed earlies. SG cat £2600+ = A$4600+. (250).AVAILABLE at A$425
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Portuguese Colonies - Azores: 1868-98 Classic collection inc 1868-70 Embossed curved labels 20R, 50R, 80R & 100R imperf, & to 240R perf. 1871-76 straight labels to 300R. 1880-81 King to 50R. 1882 King 25R brown. 1882-85 Straight labels to 1000R. 1882-87 King to 500R (both black & magenta). 1894 Prince Henry to 1000R. 1895 St Anthony to 300R. 1898 da Gama to 150R. 1876 Newspaper, plus 1882-94 inc opt types. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/U, quite mixed condition in parts. SG cat £7200+ = A$12,500+. Seldom seen area & many rare stamps present. (91). (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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Portuguese Colonies - Mozambique: 1876-1903 Collection inc 1876 Crown to 300R. 1881-85 Crown new colours set to 50R. 1886 Embossed to 300R. 1893 Jornaes opt 2½r on 40r, both opt types. 1893 Newspaper 2½r. 1894 Figures to 300R. 1895 700th Birth Anniv opt to 300R. 1897 Surch 50/300r. 1890 Provisional opt 2½r on 20R & 5R/40r. 1898-1903 Carlos to 700R. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2800+ = A$5000+. Many seldom seen issues. (73) (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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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)AVAILABLE at A$180
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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)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1876-1900 '3 PENCE' opt QV 4d ultramarine wmk broad star, perf 11½-12½. F-VF M. SG 112 cat £190. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1876-1900 QV 6d Prussian blue, wmk broad star, perf 11½-12½x10. F-VF M, original gum. SG 139 cat £170. (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1876-85 OS opt QV 6d bright ultramarine, wmk broad star, rough perf 10 x 11½-12½. VF fresh MLH. SG O19 cat £160. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1876 '8d EIGHTPENCE' opt QV 9d lilac-brown/pink. F-VF fresh M, original gum. SG 191 cat £650. Very rare in genuine mint condition. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Railways: 1876 1st series Echuca ½d black steam train. F-VF fresh M. Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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Levant POs: 1875-1910s specialist collection inc 1875 5s & 10s, 1890 to 2Pi both types, 1900 to 5Pi, 1903 to 2Pi, 1908 to 10Pi. Also a folded letter wrapper 1883 Mytilene to Trieste, & folded letter 1876 Scio-Cesme to Syros - both franked 10s blue, 1900 Postcard 20pa, 1909 commercial cover franked 1Pi Salonika to Vienna & 1910 PPC of Mytilene Lighthouse franked 10pa Myteline to Italy, plus French Currency (32) inc 1903 1Fr red (SG cat £225), 1903 high values 50c-4Fr M (£76), 1907 set U (£132) & 1908 M/U inc 1Fr U (£90). Nice range of pmks diff POs. SG cat £1000+ for stamps alone, plus better pmks & covers. (74 + 5 covers/cards)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1876-79 Prince 1c lake-purple, rouletted. VFM. SG 40 cat £120, Unitrade 37 cat C$200. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1876-80 Condor 5c pale lilac, imperf, on horiz laid, white paper. Superb fresh M, 4 margins. SG 79 cat €55. Yv 54C cat €90.AVAILABLE at A$40
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1967 Decimal surch set 1c/1d - $10/£5 on 5 FDC, $2-$10 on individual illustrated covers tied by Rarotonga cds. VF. SG 205-21 cat £580 as loose stamps & should be at least double, on cover, so £1160+. The $2, $6 & $10 only 1098, 863 & 876 issued respectively, with even loose U being almost never seen. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1967 Decimal surch Arms set $2/£1, $6/£3, $10/£5, tied to FDC by 'Rarotonga 6 JE 67' cds. Superb fresh. Only 1098, 863 & 876 respectively printed. SG 219-21 cat £445, plus premium on FDC should be at least double, so £990+. Very rare FDC. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1872-92 mint classics range with 1872 2c/1d, 1876 VR monogram opts 2d/3d & 6d wove paper, plus 2d/3d imperf trial printing, 1d & 6d laid paper. 1878-99 VR range of perfs & shades (16), 1881-99 QV 1/- (2) & 5/-, plus surch basic set of 4. F-VF M, couple UN. SG 13, 29-31, 33, 35-7, 39, 39a, 40, 45, 51, 53-9, 66-7, 69-70, 72-3, & 75 cat £1330. Attractive range with scarce items. (29). (P)AVAILABLE at A$325
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1876-77 'VR' opt 6d carmine-rose, wove paper, error design DOUBLE printed with 2nd impression characteristically weak & shifted upwards. VF fresh MLH. SG 30c cat £2500. Extremely rare & certificate can be obtained opn request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2000
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1876-77 Crown CR with VR underprint 1d deep blue imperf PROOF on horiz laid paper, error printed DOUBLE. Superb fresh M. SG 31a(p), double print unlisted on laid paper.AVAILABLE at A$30
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1876-77 VR underprint 1d blue on laid paper, variety 'void cnr'. U, sl flts, nice appearance. SG 31b cat £350. (P)AVAILABLE at A$50
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1876-77 Crown CR with VR underprint 1d deep blue on laid paper, variety 'void cnr'. FU. SG 31b cat £350. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1876-77 'VR' opt CR monogram 1d blue, horiz pr, error IMPERF vert, on horiz laid paper. F-VF fresh M. SG 31c cat £700. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1876-85 Peace & Commerce 15c grey-lilac type II. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 232 cat £900, Yv 77 cat €1200. (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1945 Omnibus President Eboue set 2Fr & 25Fr IMPERF, issued for French Equatorial Africa, French West Africa, Cameroon, Somali Coast, Guadeloupe, Guyana, French India, Madagascar, Martinique, New Caledonia, French Oceania, Reunion & St Pierre. VF fresh MUH, all 4 margins. SG unlisted as imperf sets, Maury cat €876. (26). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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Estonia: 1918 Dorpat Provisional opt on Russia 20pf/10k both shades blue & light blue & 40pf/20k. VF fresh MUH. SG 1, 1a & 2 cat £438 for M, should be at least double, £876 MUH, Mi 1a, 1b & 2 cat €1160. Exp Vossen & Dr Bohne AIEP. (3). (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1876-80 QV Telegraph ½d orange, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters QJ, error shifted perfs. F-VF MUH, right marginal. SG Spec L201s, SG T1s cat £65 for M, should be at least double, £130 MUH.AVAILABLE at A$30
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1876-80 QV Telegraph ½d orange, UR cnr marginal horiz strip of 3, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters RA-TA, error greatly shifted perfs. F-VF MUH. SG Spec L201s, SG T1s cat £195 for M singles, should be at least double, £390 MUH, plus premium for error strip. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 1d red-brown, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters HA. F-VF MUH. SG Spec L202s, SG T2s cat £65 for M, should be at least double, £130 MUH.AVAILABLE at A$30
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 1d red-brown, plate 2, opt SPECIMEN (type 10), letters II. VF fresh M. SG Spec L203s, SG T2-2s cat £65+ plus premium for scarcer specimen.AVAILABLE at A$30
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 1d red-brown plate 3, blk of 4 opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters CA-DB. F-VF 2M/2MUH, some gum creases. SG Spec L203s, SG T2s cat £260 for M, should be at least double, £390 MUH, plus premium for rare blk. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 1d red-brown, plate 5, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters DE. VF fresh MUH, gum creases. SG Spec L204s, SG T2s cat £65 for M, should be at least double, £130 MUH.AVAILABLE at A$15
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 3d carmine, plate 2, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 9), wmk spray sideways, letters MF. F-VF M. SG Spec L206s, SG T3s cat £100.AVAILABLE at A$35
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 4d sage-green, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN diag (type 11). VF MUH, gum creases, right marginal with 4 margins. SG Spec L211(CF)s cat £135 for M, should be at least double, £270 MUH, SG T5 normal cat £150 for M.AVAILABLE at A$35
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 6d grey plate 1, opt SPECIMEN diag (type 11), letters QG. VF fresh M. SG Spec L212s(var), SG T6s var cat £75+ (normal £125).AVAILABLE at A$25
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 6d grey, Plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 9). VF fresh M, ink from opt on top perfs. SG Spec L212s, SG T6 cat £75 (normal £125).AVAILABLE at A$20
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs 6d grey plate 1, UR cnr marginal imperf blk of 4, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), letters NA-OB. Superb fresh 2 MLH/2MUH, all 4 margins. SG Spec L212t cat £520 for M singles, should be at least double, MUH so £880 for this blk, SG T6-1s cat £500 for normals. Extremely rare positioned multiple. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 3/- grey-green imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (SG type diag, letters LD. VF fresh UN, 4 margins. SG Spec L229(p) cat £130, SG T11(p) cat £175 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs 3/- brown lilac, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 8) diag, letters LL. VF fresh UN, 4 margins. SG Spec L229(p) cat £130, SG T11(p) cat £175 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs 3/- pale ultramarine imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 8) diag letter GI. VF fresh UN, 4 margins. SG Spec L229(p) cat £130, SG T11(p) cat £175 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$60
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 3/- slate-blue, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 9), wmk Spray sideways, letters SC. F-VF MLH. SG spec L229s, SG T11s cat £120 (normal £175).AVAILABLE at A$40
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs 5/- rose, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (SG type 9), letters BB. VF fresh MLH, sl gum bends. SG Spec L231s, SG T13s cat £250 (normal cat £1100). (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, letters EE, opt SPECIMEN (type 8, 14½x2½mm). VF UN. SG Spec L235s. SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)AVAILABLE at A$90
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- grey-green, plate 1, opt SPECIMEN (type 8), letters CD. VF fresh M. SG Spec L235s, SG T16s cat £400 (normal £1750). (P)AVAILABLE at A$170
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1876-80 QV Telegraph 10/- slate-blue imperf Colour Trial opt SPECIMEN diag (type 8), letters DF. Stamp F-VF MUH, 3 margins UR cnr marginal with part inscription, sl gum creases. SG Spec L235(CT)s cat £325 for M, should be at least £650 MUH, SG T16s normal Specimen cat £400 & normal cat £1750 for M. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £1 pale ultramarine, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters DF. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec L236(p) cat £800, SG T17(p) cat £8250 for normal. Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$375
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £5 slate-blue, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters DM. Superb UN, mounted on card, 4 margins. SG Spec L237(p) cat £1300, SG T18(p) cat £30,000 as normal. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$750
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £5 dull mauve, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag letters DM. Superb UN, mounted on card, 4 margins. SG Spec L237(p) cat £1300, SG T18(p) cat £30,000 for normal. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$750
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1876-80 QV Telegraphs £5 orange, top value, wmk Shamrocks, letters AC. Superb U, 'Glasgow AP 13 78' cds. SG Spec L237, SG T18 cat £5600 inc SG Specified +75% premium for lightly used. Much rarer than the normal postage £5 & exceptional quality example. (P)AVAILABLE at A$2300
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1876-80 QV Telegraph £1 pale ultramarine, imperf Colour Trial, opt SPECIMEN (type 8) diag, letters AO. Superb fresh MLH, 4 margins. SG Spec L236(p) cat £800, SG T17(p) cat £8250 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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1876-77 '16 Cents' opt QV 18c lilac variety split '1' in '16'. F-VF U, oval barred 51 pmk of Shanghai. SG 20(var) cat £150+ as normal, other varieties cat £900. (P)AVAILABLE at A$275
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1876 Shah 10sh black & blue, vert bisect (left half) on piece, perf 12. VFU, 'Hamadan' cds. Persiphila 21H cat US$3500 on cover, Sc 30(var) SG 26(var). (P)AVAILABLE at A$200