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£1 Chestnut & blue, error wmk INVERTED. Superb M, with excellent centring & nice colours. SG 44aw cat £4500+, ACSC 52Ba cat $6000+. Unusually nice example & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)SOLD at A$3500
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New South Wales: 1885-1904 QV 10/- Stamp Duty Postage group (8) with 1885 blued paper opt in blue, variety 'opt shifted 5mm down covering Ten Shillings instead of Stamp Duty' (SG 241var cat £70+ as normal). 1894 violet & claret (2) VFM (£325) & VFU (£60). 1903 violet & aniline-crimson (3, £165) inc CTO Sydney 1910, 1904 violet & rosine FU (£55), opt OS, with Specimen opt, MUH (£220). Also 5/- opt Postage in blk (rounded cnr) with NSW pmk, & £1 opt Postage in blue, 1890s reprint. Total SG cat £1050, plus est extra £200 for the £1, total £1250. (10) (P)SOLD at A$400
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Victoria: 1860s-1912 Disorganised Collection/Accumulation in hagners with 1860s QV Laureates 2d grey (30), 1876 8d/9d brown, 1885 'Stamp Duty' opts opt 3d orange-yellow & 4d red postally U, 1897 Charity 2½d brown VFM (cat £130) & 1900 Boer War 2d green FM (£300). 1901-12 QV Postage to 2/-. Plus Official or private perfins. Also good pmk interest with Numeral cancels. TPOs, Melbourne codes & times, plus other cds. Some sl mixed condition mostly G-F/VFU. (860).AVAILABLE at A$300
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Western Australia: 1854-1912 Collection on Seven Seas hingeless pgs. 1854 Swan 1d black. 1861 Swan 2d blue & 4d vermilion UN. 1861-88 Swans inc 1d bistre & red, 2d yellow & grey, 4d red & brown, 6d violet (2) & 1/- green. 1885 '1d' on 3d. 1885-93 Swan set to 1/-. 1893-95 Half-Penny on 3d, opt in green & red. 1902-12 QV Swan to 10/-. 1906-12 swan set 6d & 1/- 1843 IR opt Swan 2d & 3d postal fiscals. Most F-VF M/UN, only couple U. SG cat £3600+ = A$7000+. (46). (P)SOLD at A$1000
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All State collection in near new Seven Seas illustrated hingeless album, current edition inc slipcase (retail $220) with NSW (67) inc 1850 Sydney View 3d pr (rev thin & cnr flt UR) with Numeral 89 cancels of Kempsey (SG 42 cat £600). 1851-54 QV Laureates 2d blue (4). 1854 QV Diadem 6d brown imperf, wmk 8 (SG 96a, £150). 1860 QV Diadems (9) to 1/- G-FU inc 6d brown (£60) plus 1/- carmine VF UN (£375). 1870s OS opts (8) to 8d yellow. 1885 QV 10/- Postage & 1897 Charity 1/- VFU. QLD (58) inc 1861-81 QV small Chalons (20) to 20/- rose, mixed f/c or postally U inc 6d Registered. 1881 QV large Chalons 2/6 & 5/- opt SPECIMEN. 1895 QV to 2/- brown & 1897 QV to 2/- turquoise. SA (44) inc 1902 QV (8) to 2/6 violet. TAS (62) inc 1855 QV Chalons imperf (8) to 6d grey. 1864 QV Chalons imperf (8) to 6d grey. 1864 QV Chalons perf (11) to 1/- orange inc 6d claret M (tone spot, £50) & 1/- F-VFM (£350). 1870 QV Sidefaces (13) to 10d, plus 5/- F/C (2) & 1899 Pic set of 8 to 6d M (£180). VIC (53) inc 1884 QV 2/- green CTO, 1890s £25 Stamp Duty F/C, 1897 Charity 2/6 brown (closed tear) & 1901 QV Postage to 2/- blue. WA (20) inc 1875 1d/2d yellow Swan (rounded cnr LL cnr) & others to 1/- green, some sl mixed condition inc many G-FU. A solid starter collection with high cat/retail, plus expensive near new slipcase album. (300+)SOLD at A$700
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1861-50s USA & GB collection in old-time album. USA 1861-66 Portraits to 15c. 1869 Pictorial to 30c. 1870-83 Portrait to 90c. 1894-98 Portrait to 50c, with cnr triangles. 1898 Omaha Expo to 10c. 1901 Pan American Expo set to 10c. 1902-03 Portrait to $2. 1904 Louisiana Expo set to 10c. 1904 Jamestown set. 1912-15 Panama set plus perfs. 1920 Pilgrim set. 1924 Airmail 24c. Parcel Post 1912-13 set to $1 Special Delivery inc 1885 10c, 1888 10c Postage Due 1930-31 set to $5. UK inc 1841 QV 1d red imperf. 1854-57 QV 'Stars' 1d & 2d. 1855-56 QV 4d & 1/-. 1865-80 QV to 1/- inc 9d, white cnr letters & 4d & 8d coloured cnr letters. Also 1858-64 QV 1d red plates. 1883-84 QV green & lilac to 1/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee to 1/-. 1902-13 KEVII to 2/6. Most G-VF M/U, some mixed in parts. SG cat £6800+ = A$13,000+. (870).SOLD at A$600
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British Europe & Africa: 1885-1970s collection on hagners in binder & slipcase inc South Africa 1935 KGV Silver Jubilee set horiz bilingual prs. Basutoland 1938 KGVI Crocodile to 2/-, 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Bechuanaland 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Gambia 1935 Silver Jubilee set & 1948 Silver Wedding set. Gold Coast 1935 Silver Jubilee. KUT 1938 KGVI Pics to 5/-. Nigeria 1938 KGVI Pics to 2/6. North & South Rhodesia. 1935 Silver Jubilee sets. Nyasaland 1953 QEII Pics to 1/-. Somaliland 1942 KGVI to 1R. Cyprus 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Gibraltar 1931 KGV The Rock set. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Malta 1935 Silver Jubilee set. All diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG car £1400+ = A$2500+. (1100)SOLD at A$250
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Ceylon: 1857-1980s collection on hagners in binder. 1857-64 QV to 5d imperf. 1861-70 QV to 2/- perf. 1866-68 QV 1d & 3d. 1872-99 QV to 2R50. 1885 Surch to Thirty Cents on 36c & 56c on 96c. 1903-11 KEVII to 5R. 1912-32 KGV to 10R. 1935-36 KGV Pic set to 1R. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-49 KGVI Pic set to 5R, plus perfs inc M & U. 1951-54 Pics to 10R. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, sl mixed earlies. SG cat £2300+ = A$4300+. (1100) (P)SOLD at A$400
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China: 1885-1949 collection in 2 albums with 1885 Small Dragon 3ca mauve, 1895 Dowager 5ca dull orange M (cat £450), 1897 opts (10) inc 8c/6ca red-brown (SG 62, cat £1000) & 9c/10c dull green (SG 75, cat £300). Red Revenue 1c & 2c (SG 88-89 cat £475), 1913-33 Junk selection M/U, 1929 $1 Unification M, 1938 Dr SYS $1, $5 & later printings to $10, 1946-49 Surch series selections M/U. Also inc China Provinces, Jap Occupation issues M/U, Liberated Areas inc North-East China 1947 $15 Mao M, then all the PRC type design issues inc 1949 Political Conf set, 1949 Trade Union Conf official reprint set UN (SG cat £350+), 1950 PRC Foundation & World Peace official reprint sets, 1950 1st Anniv of PRC flag set ORIGINAL PRINTING (SG cat £850+), 1950 Soviet Treaty set UN. Manchukuo 1934 to 1944 inc 1932 Defs to 13F M/MLH & others. Plus also lots of revenues & other back of book items. Mostly F-VF M/UN/U, some faults in classics but the sought after 1949-50 North East China issues in excellent condition. Cat value must be high & a valuable collection. (1400+)SOLD at A$3100
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Falkland Is + Dependencies 1885-1955 Collection on leaves inc 1889 4d Grey black wmk inv (SG 12a cat £475) 1891 2½d pale chalky ultra marine, 2½d dull-blue, 4d brownish-black wmk reversed SG 31 (cat £350), others to 1/-, 1898 2/6 FU (cat £275), 1948 KGVI SW £1 FU. Falkland Is Deps inc 1946 Maps & 1948 Redrawn Maps. SG G1-8, G9-16, plus other Pic/Commems. Generally F-VFU, cat £1850 = A$3400. (110).AVAILABLE at A$425
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French Colonies & post-Independence countries. Extensive 1880s- 1980s in 2 thick s/books sometimes with many extras inc rare or useful items sighted, with Cilicia 1919-20 opt selection M/U, French PO in China 1894-1903 inc 1894 to 1Fr, 5Fr U. Indo China inc 1892 25c, 5F M. Annam & Tonkin 1888 5 on 10c FU, French India inc 1903 4.40/50c SG 23 M (cat £600), French Oceania 1892 P&C to 25c (2) U. French Polynesia 1958-82 M/U, French Guinea inc 1892 40c SG 17 (cat £140), 1892 75c FU, French Morocco 1902-56 inc 1902 10c, 20c M, 1914 Protectorate inc 40c M, 1938 Child Welfare set M/MLH, 1951 Le Clerc imperf MUH, 1950 5F Lyautry, 1974 Alfred Favre strip of 3 MUH, St Pierre inc 1912 Surch 05/15c (18), 10c/40c (15), 10c/50c Birds 250F, 300F in sheetlets of 10, Pos in Turkish Empire 1885-1921 inc 1886 Surch to 2Pi/50c, 1921 to 75Pi/5Fr G/F U, Tahiti 1893 15c FU, Pos in Zanzibar 1897 2½+25 on ½a FU (cat £250). Also Manchukuo 1934-37 Def selection inc 1937 39F Air (20 MUH) in blks & others largely MUH. Extensive post-Independence Pics/Commems inc Congo, Cameroon, Rwanda, Niger, Gabon with many good thematic sets. Some mixed condition as always. A strong collection. SG cat £5300 = A$9500. (2000, 39 M/sheets)SOLD at A$700
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Great Britain: 1841-1970 collection inc 1841 QV 1d red selection of shades & pmks. 1854-57 QV 1d & 2d inc shades & wmks plus 1d wmk inverted. 1862-80 QV Surface printed to 1/- inc plates 1881 QV 1d lilac wmk inverted. 1883-84 QV 2/6 & 5/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to 1/- 1902-13 KEVII to 10/- plus shades. Useful range of KGV to QEII Def issues with wmks sideways or inverted. 1953-67 QEII Wilding issues inc graphite sets, phosphors. Also range of QEII Commems inc phosphors. 1885 Will Document with solicitors seal. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in earlies as usual. SG cat £4900+ = A$9000+. (900 + will).AVAILABLE at A$275
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Hong Kong: 1862-1990s collection/accumulation in 2 s/book s. 1862-71 QV to 48c inc no wmk & wmk crown CC. 1885-91 Surch to 50c/48c. 1882-1901 QV inc some Chinese pmks. 1903-11 KEVII to 20c. 1912-37 KGV to $1. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-52 KGVI to $10, plus perfs & shades. 1954-62 QEII to $10, plus shades. 1962-72 QEII Def to $20, plus wmks. 1973-80 QEII Def set to $20. Range of Commems. 1982 QEII Def to $50 inc M & U. PO in China 1917-22 KGV opt to 50c. Also selection of Philippines & Poland 1960s-80s. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, mixed condition in earlies. SG cat £8100+ = A$15,000+. (4700)AVAILABLE at A$750
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Huge Deceased Estate Mess part 24. More Monaco with 1885 Charles III 1c & 2c M (cat £105), 1891 Prince Albert 1c, 10c & 25c M (£515) & misc Pics 1962-99. Montserrat 1965 Fruit comp to $4.80, plus 6 others MUH Pic sets. Guernsey 1958-86 MUH collection with 60 Pic/Commem sets inc 1969 Defs to £1, 1971 Dec to 50p, 1979 Coins to £5 & 1984 Pics to £2, all in Green Lighthouse Turn-Bar Hingeless album (retail $300), plus extra for the contents!! Mongolia 1983-90 Collection in 20 hagners with 4 M/Sheets & 17 MUH Pic sets Pitcairn 1991-2002 Collection in another 20 hagners with 8 M/Sheets to 2002 QEII Jubilee & Pic Commem sets inc 1995 Birds to $5 (2 sets cat £32). New Zealand, near new Lighthouse Turn-bar red slipcase album with hingeless pgs to end 1952 (retail $460) with 1919 Victory set, 1925 Dunedin to 4d, 1935 KGV SJ, 1940 Centenary opt Official to 9d M, & Healths to 1952 Charles & Anne. 7 volumes in total. Medium carton.SOLD at A$300
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Huge Deceased Estate Mess part 31. Malta 1885-1980 Three Vol collection (100s) in 68 hagners with QV to 1/-, 1938 KGVI to 10/- M (cat £75). 1948 Self Govt opts to 5/- (£60), 1956 QEII set to £1 VFU (£60) & 1957-80 Pic/Commem sets (95) plus covers (17) inc WWII Era Censors & 1956 QEII Defs to 2/6 FDC, Pitcairn Is 1966-81 MUH array (est retail $220) with 68 Pic/Commem sets inc 1977 Defs to QEII $2 (9). Australia 1980s PSE/FDC accumulation loose & inc large folder. New Zealand Collection to 1972 inc Lighthouses 1947, 1969 & 1981 sets comp, 1960 Pics to £1 Geyser plus Pic/Commem sets Australian Dependencies to early 1980s collection in Seven Seas album inc Christmas Is 1958 QEII to $1 CTO prs, Nauru from 1920s Ships to 1982 Christmas with 26 Pic/Commem sets inc 1935 KGV SJ. Norfolk near comp to end 1974 inc 1947 Ball Bay to 2/- blue, 1953 Pics to 5/- Brown Bridge M&U, 1960 Pics to 10/- Bird, 1966 opts to $1 & 1970 Birds to $1. 6 Albums plus loose pgs. Medium carton.AVAILABLE at A$240
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Huge Deceased Estate part 61: Malta collection (150) to late 1930s inc 1885 QV 1/- U (3) & M. 1899 4½d Fishing Boat M (3) & U (cat £95) & 5d Galley M & U (£65). 1903 KEVII (11) to 1/- M or U (£100). 1904-14 Defs (40) to 5d M or 1/- U & 1938 KGVI Pics (20) to 5/- M (cat £50). France 1940s-60s collection in springback album. Great Britain 1920s-70s collections/accumulations (100s) in 4 s/books inc KGV Seahorses to 5/-, 1937 KGVI high val Defs set of 6 to £1 brown, strength in QEII Commem sets MUH & U plus Channel Islands 1948-81 in 5th album with Guernsey 48 Pic sets to 1977 inc 1969 to £1 & 1971 to 50p, Jersey 30 sets inc 1943 Pic set of 6 to 3d violet & 1976 to £1 Flag. Isle of Man 1970s Pic sets (8) plus extras. Hong Kong circuit sheet array inc 1970s-90s QEII Defs. Many high vals to $50. Israel MUH Pics in 2 blue folders. NZ array in 20 hagners inc scattered pre-dec Health M/sheets. Finally British Commonwealth 1937 KGVI Coronation Omnibus collection with 40 diff MUH sets of 3, vendor cat £80. All neatly packed into large carton.AVAILABLE at A$300
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Huge Deceased Estate part 62: The final carton lot. Austria 1850-1960s collections in Minkus album inc 1850s-70s imperf Arms & Newspapers. 1870s-early 1900s Franz Joseph Defs & 1920s-50s Pics. Plus Hungary to 1930s on separate pgs. Australian collection in hagners & Seven Seas album with sparse pre-decimal inc 1934 Vic Centenary set M & 1963 Navigators to 10/- U plus comprehensive (100s). 1966-2001 decimals in 50 hagners. British Commonwealth 1977 QEII Silver Jubilee M/sheet collection (40) inc Cook Is, Dominica, Gibraltar & Maldives plus 1985 Queen Mother MUH collection with 11 diff MUH sets & 16 M/sheets plus pink folder inc 1949 UPU sets (14 diff). 1940s Ireland collection, Grenada 1951 KGVI Defs to $2.50 Ship, St Vincent 1885 5/- Justice, & 1938 KGVI Pics to 1/- blks of 4, mostly F-VFM (cat £160) plus St Vincent 1881 QV 4d bright blue Star wmk FU (SG 38 cat £120). Canada 1950s-70s QEII M/MUH in hagners & s/book. Vatican 1950s-80s MUH collection in blue binder & last of all New Zealand 1930s-70s M/MUH array (retail $550) inc 1938 KGVI set to 3/-, 1947 Lighthouse sets, 1953 EII 5/- & 10/- high vals plus Counter Coil prs (10) to 1/-, 1957-72 Health M/sheet sets (5 diff) & 1967 $2 Geyser (5) plus 1953 QEII 2/6 plate 4 blk of 4. Large carton. (Many 100s)SOLD at A$350
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Iran/Persia 1876 to 1974 Collection in black springback binder. Inc 1885 '6' on 5sh, '12' on 5sh M, 1902 opts 1ch to 5ch M/MLH, 1902 'Provisoire' surch 5ch FU, 1ch grey M, 1902 'Provisoire 1903' opt sets of 5 UN, 1903-05 'Official' opt to 10kr M, 1906 opts to 13ch M, 1909 'Lion' Arms 1kr to 10kr MLH/MUH, 1911 opts 2ch SG 328 MLH, 3ch, 6ch SG 383/84 FU, 2ch, 3ch SG 386/87 FU, 1911 opts 1k SG 411 FU, 1915 h/s 1ch to 9ch, 1kr M/MLH, 1919 'Provisoire 1919' opt set of 5 SG 527/531 M/MLH, 1926 opt 'Regne de Pahlavi 1927' 26ch, 1kr, 2kr, 4kr, 10kr, 30r MLH/MUH, 1942 Defs to 20kr FU, '1942' War Effort set M/MLH, 1950 Shah's Birthday set, 1950 4th Anniv set, 1951 Defs to 50R M/MLH, 1953 Airs set MLH/MUH, 1953 Oil set, 1953 Persian Sports, 1954 Fishing Industry, 1954-55 Shah Defs set cat £650, 1954 Forestry, 1955 Costumes, 1956 Hospitals sets M/MLH various, later sets & singles. A good collection (earlies unchecked) some mixed condition, toning but many F-VF. SG cat £5500 = A$10,350. (840).SOLD at A$450
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Iran/Persia: 1868-1945 Collection on old-time pgs inc 1868-76 Lion selection inc 1sh grey U, 8sh red (2), 1sh black, 1K red & 4K yellow. 1876 Shah set to 10sh plus 5sh imperf. 1879 Shah set to 5kr. 1881 Sun as Shah set 10F. 1885 Official opt to 10sh. 1889 Shah & Toughra to 5Kr. 1891 Shah & Lions to 5k. 1894 Shah & Lion to 50K. 1897 Surch set. 1898 Shah & Lion to 50K. 1902 Provisoire opt to 50K. 1902 Type set to 50K. 1903 Lion & Shah to 20k. 1906 Provisoire Type-set set. 1907 Shah to 50K. 1909 Lion set to 30Kr. 1911-1913 Shah to 30Kr. 1915 '1333' opt set to 1K. 1915 Darius & Crown to 5t. 1918 Surch to 5K. 192 Controle opt to 30Kr. 1926 Pahlavi opt to 5Kr. 1926 Lion opt to 6ch. 1933 Shah set to 5r. 1938-39 Shah M/S inc 1.50R & 60D imperf & 90D perf. Airmails inc 1928-29 opt to 2Kr. 1929 opt to 4Kr. Officials 1911 Service opt to 30Kr. 1915 Service opt Pic to 5R. Parcel Post 1915 Colis Postaux opt set to 5t. All diff. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2450+ = A$4500+. (575, 3M/S). (P)SOLD at A$600
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Malta: 1885-1935 collection inc 1885-90 QV set to 1/-, plus shades. 1886 QV 5/-, 1902-14 KEVII to 1/-. 1914-21 KGV to 1/-, plus shades. 1922 Self Govt opt to 2½d. 1922-26 Allegorical to 2/-, & 1926 POSTAGE opt to 10/-. 1926-27 KGV Pic to 2/-. 1928 opt KGV Pic to 1/-, 1930 Postage & Revenue KGV Pic to 3/-. Most F-VF U. SG cat £770+ (118) (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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Malta 1885-1980s collection with QV (12), KEVII/Pics (£200+), KGV to 1/- (£130), 1922 Self Govt opts, Allegorical to 10/- (£210), 1938 KGVI pic set (£75), Self Govt opt set (£90), plus some opt varieties, 1956 QEII Pic set (£130), to 1966, a few later, 1922 Postage Due sets etc (£100). F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £1400 = A$2500. (580)SOLD at A$275
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Middle East & North Africa: 1885-1936 collection. Morocco Agencies 1886-87 Gibraltar QV 1d with Tangier pmk, 1898-1900 opt Gibraltar to 25c, 1914-36 KGVI to 1/-. Spanish Currency 1907-12 KEVII to 1P. French Currency 1914-31 KGV Seahorse to 3Fr. Palestine 1918 EEF to 2Pi. 1920-21 opts to 5Pi. 1921-22 sans-serif opt to 2Pi. 1927-45 Pictorial to 200m & 1932-44 set to £1. 1923 Postage Due to 4m & 1924-44 to 5Pi. British Levant 1885-88 QV 80pa & 12Pi. 1887-96 opt QV set to 4Pi on 10d. Most G-VF U. SG cat £380+. (230)SOLD at A$110
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St Kitts Nevis: 1862-1935 collection Nevis 1862 Medicinal Springs 1/-, plus 1871-78 4d lithographed. 1879-90 QV 1d & 4d. St Christopher 1870-82 QV to 6d & 1882-90 to 4d. 1885 opt Postal Fiscal 1/-. St Kitts-Nevis 1903-18 Columbus & Spring to 2/6. 1920-29 KGV Pic to 2/-. 1923 Tercent to 3d. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £500+. (40).SOLD at A$130
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St Vincent: 1861-1935 collection inc 1861-62 QV 1d & 6d. 1862-68 QV 1/- grey, 1869 1/- indigo. 1872-75 New Colours to 1/- rose. 1875-78 QV to 1/-. 1881 QV set to 4d, & 1885-93 to 1/-. 1902-11 KEVII to 2/-. 1907-11 Peace & Justice to 3d. 1913-17 KGV to 1/-, plus shades. 1935 Silver Jubilee 1d-2½d. Most G-VF U, some mixed. SG cat £900+. (94) (P)AVAILABLE at A$240
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USA Back of Book collection in folder with Airmails to mid 1970s inc 1918 Jennys 6c, 10c M, 24c U. WWII era 1944-45 RF opts (3 diff) on 6c red Aeroplane plus Cinderellas & Airline ephemera. Booklets (16) inc 1939 37c Jefferson booklet SG SB68, Special Delivery inc 1885 10c FU, 1888 10c UN & FU, 1893 10c orange M (creased) & 3 G/FU, 1895 10c indigo UN, Parcel Post (24) to $1. Postage Dues inc 1895-7 to 50c. Department, Officials (22) inc 1873 Agriculture 3c, 6c UN, Interior 3c UN & U, War Dept 3c, 12c, 15c, 24c M/MLH plus others cat £3500. Also USA Revenues 1862-1960s inc 1862 5c Agreement (red) M. Then mostly used inc 20c Foreign Exchange red $1 manifest red $5 Probate of Will (red) imperf (2, both flts), $10 Conveyance (green), $15 Mortgage (blue) trimmed perfs. Documentary Stamps inc 40c blue & black (2) one damaged, Wine Duty inc 1949 Series to 96c, large type $1 to $20 inc $10, 1875-81 Proprietary 5c black used (flts). Duck Stamps 1937-91 plus more inc Cinderellas, labels etc. Cat US$4950. Some sl mixed condition, still a very good, much to commend, collection. Mostly G-F/VF condition. Total cat A$13,300. (1000, 15 bklts)SOLD at A$800
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1885-86 POSTAGE black opt QV 5/- lilac & green, perf 12x10, opt REPRINT. F-VF fresh MUH, bottom marginal. SG 238b(R) cat £950 for normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$75
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1850-96 issues collection of 1891 Official Reprints all opt reprint in italics. 1850-54 QV Halflength set 1d, 2d & 3d (2 shades), plus 3d perf. 1852 Queen on Throne 2d. 1856 Queen on Throne 1d & 1858 6d imperf. 1859 QV 1/-. 1860-66 QV Beaded Oval 3d & 4d. 1861 QV 1d & 1862-64 6d black. 1863-73 QV Laureate to 5/- inc 8d orange & 10d grey. 1873-87 QV range to 2/- blue on green. 1884-96 QV Stamp Duty 1d green & brown. 1885-95 QV Stamp Duty to 1/-. All diff. Mostly F-VF M/UN. SG cat £18000+ for normals. (40) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1854-1912 Collection on Seven Seas hingeless pgs. 1854-55 QV Woodblock 6d & 1/- registered. 1858 Queen on Throne 6d. 1861 QV Woodblock 6d black 1863-84 QV Laureate to 6d M plus 1900 5/- M. 1871 Surch ½ on 1d. 1885 Stamp Duty opt QV set 3d to 2/- M. 1884-95 QV Stamp Duty to 2/6, 1886-1900 QV to 1/6 inc 'Australia' 1/6 blue. 1897 QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. 1900 Boer War Charity set 1d & 2d. 1901-12 QV & KEVII Postage to £1. 1890 Postage Due set to 5/- & 1895-96 set to 5/-. All diff. Most F-VF M/UN with only few U. SG cat £4100+ = A$7600. (110). (P)AVAILABLE at A$1100
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1885 '1d' opt Swan 3d brown, opt '1' with straight top (SG type 11). VF fresh M, bottom wing margin. SG 92 cat £200. (P)AVAILABLE at A$90
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1885-93 Swan 5d bistre, IMPERF blk of 4, wmk crown CA, from DLR archive imprimatur sheet. Superb fresh MUH, bottom marginal with all 4 margins. SG 99(p). rare, only 1 sheet recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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Officials: Commissariat Office puncture collection with 1862-66 small holes (17) inc 1854 1/- pale brown imperf & 1860 2d orange imperf. 1861 Perkins Bacon printing 1d rose (2), & 1/- (3) inc UN (SG 43 cat £1000 w/o puncture). 1864 wmk crown CC 1d bistre (2) & 6d mauve. Plus wmk crown CA 2d yellow, 2d grey, 4d carmine & 6d violet (2). 1866 onwards large holes 1860s-70s 1d carmine (2), 1d yellow pr, 2d grey, 4d carmine, 6d mauve & 1/- yellow-green. 1885 1d carmine, 2d grey & 2½d blue, 1907 2d yellow crown A wmk. SG cat £1700+ w/o punctures. A difficult not often seen assembly. (26) (P)SOLD at A$650
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1885-87 opt Cape set ½d to 1/-. VF M/MLH, 4d UN. SG 1-8 cat £867. (8). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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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)AVAILABLE at A$575
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1885-87 'British Bechuanaland' opt Cape Hope 6d reddish purple, variety Bechuanaland Shifted left so reading 'echuanaland B'. VF fresh M. SG 7 cat £200+ as normal plus premium for variety. (P)AVAILABLE at A$120
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Bechuanaland: 1885-1966 Mint collection inc 1885-87 opt Cape to 2d. 1888 QV to 6d. 1888 1d on 1d, 2d on 2d & 4d on 4d. 1888 Protectorate opt QV GB ½d, error opt INVERTED. 1897-1902 opt QV GB set to 6d plus 6d opt SPECIMEN. 1904-13 KEVII to 1/-. 1913-27 KGV to 1/- 1913-24 KGV Seahorses inc 2/6 (4 inc shades) & 5/- 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-52 KGVI Cattle set to 10/-. 1948 Wedding set. 1955-58 QEII Cattle set to 10/-. 1961 Decimal Surch set to R1 on 10/-. 1961 QEII Pic Def set to R2. 1947 Royal Visit set in Plate blks of 4. F-VF M/MUH, with a few U extras. SG cat £2600+ = A$5000+. (255). (P)SOLD at A$725
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1840-1935 British Empire collection in 2 Imperial albums (Volume I & Volume II to 1928). Well filled in parts. GB 1840 QV 1d black & 2d blue, no lines. 1841 1d red & 2d blue with lines. 1855-57 QV 4d, 6d & 1/-, no cnr letters. 1862-65 QV Small cnr letters to 1/- & 1867-80 Large cnr letters to 2/-. 1867-80 QV 5/-, plate 1. 1883-84 QV High to 10/-. 1902-13 KEVII to 10/-. 1913-19 KGV Seahorses to 10/-. British Levant 1885 QV opt to 12pi. British Crete 1899 Numeral set 10p & 20p. Gibraltar 1898 QV to 1/-. 1912-32 KGV to 8/-. Heligoland 1867-90 QV Embossed selection inc roulettes & perfs. Ireland 1922-23 KGV Provisional Govt range of opt types & printings. 1922-23 Free State opt to 5/-. Hong Kong 1862-1900 QV to 96c inc wmks & pmks. 1912-32 KGV to $2. Iraq 1918-21 opt Pictorial to 2R. Straits Settlement. 1867 QV India opt to 32c. 1907 Crown opt to 50c. Cape of Good Hope 1853-63 Triangle range to 1/- inc printings & shades. 1861 Woodblock 4d. 1864-98 Hope seated to 5/- inc wmks. Mauritius 1858-62 Britannia 6d perf & imperf. Rhodesia 1910-13 KGV Double Head to 6d & 1913-24 JKGV Admiral to 2/-. Transvaal 1869-77 Arms 1d red, imperf. Canada 1852 Beaver 3d 1859 Pictorial set to 17c. 1928-29 KGV Pictorial set to $1 Barbados 1852-78 Britannia selection to 5/- inc imperfs & perfs, plus shades & wmks. Australia 1913-31 Kangaroo to 10/- inc wmks. Solomons 1908-11 Small Canoe to 5/-. Cook Is 1893-1917 Queen & Bird to 1/- inc wmks & perfs. Fiji 1872 Surch 2c & 6c. 1881-1900 QV 1/- & 5/-. 1906-12 KEVII to 5/-. Nauru 1924-48 Ship to 10/-. NSW 1850-51 Sydney View 1d with & w/o clouds, 2d (2) & 3d. 1856 Registered (6d) imperf. 1888-90 Centenary to 20/-. 1897 QV Charity set 1/- & 2/6. Papua 1906 Lakatoi overprinted Large Papua to 2/6. Queensland 1860-80 QV Chalon to 20/- inc wmks. Samoa 1914 GRI Yacht to 6d/50pf inc 2½d missing bar variety. South Australia 1904-12 QV Thick Postage to 5/-. Tasmania 1853 QV Courier 4d. 1892-99 QV Tablet to 10/-. 1863-64 St George Postal Fiscal 5/- with pmk Tonga 1896 Typewritten 7½d on 2d. 1897 Wedding opt 1d. 1923-24 Two Pence surch set to 5/-. Victoria 1850-57 QV Half length selection to 3d plus 3d perf. 1897 QV Charity set. 1900 Boer War Charity set. Western Australia. 1854 Swan 1d black & 1854-55 Swan 4d. 1902-11 Swan & QV to 5/-. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed condition in parts. SG cat £31,000+ = A$60,000+. Valuable collection. (5800). (P)SOLD at A$4000
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1885 QV Surch set 5c/8c-1R12 on 2R50, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh M. SG 187-93s cat £1300 & much undercatalogued. Extremely rare, only 100 sets printed & most remain in various postal archive collections. Certificate can be obtained on request. (7) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1800
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1866-1900 QV collection inc 1866-68 3d perf 12½, plus 1d shades & 3d perf 14. 1872-80 2c-96c, plus shades & 4c perf 14x12½, 1882 Surch set 16c/24c & 20c/64c. 1883-90 2c-8c & 20c/64c wmk crown CA. 1885 Surch to 20c/24c. 1885 Surch set to 1R12/2R50. 1886-87 5c-1R12. 1888-90 2c/4c selection of types. 1893-99 3c-2R50, plus shades. 1898-99 Surch set to 2R25c. 1895 On Service opt set to 1R12c. All diff inc shades, perfs etc. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £3100+ = A$5600+. (97) (P)AVAILABLE at A$700
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1876-1920 Valuable Colonies & POs collection inc Congo 1891-92 opt Commerce 5c on 1c, 5c on 15c & 10c on 40c. 1891-92 vert opt Commerce set 5c, 10c & 15c on 25c. 1892 opt Postage Due 5c on 30c. 1900-04 Pic Def to 5Fr. Benin 1892-94 BENIN h/s 5c & 10c, plus 1892 Surch 75c on 15c. Dahomey 1906-07 Faidherbe, Palm & Balay to 5Fr. Guiana 1886 0.05 on 5c PRC, imperf. 1887 0f20 on 35c. 1887 0f20 on 30c Ceres. 1892 P&C imperf 40c. 1892-1904 Tablets to 2Fr. Guinea 1892-1900 Tablet to 1Fr. India 1903 0.05 on 25c, 0.10 on 25c, 0.15 on 25c. Tahiti 1893 diag opt Commerce to 75c. 1893 '1893 TAHITI' opt to 1Fr. Obock 1892 curved opt to 25c. 1892 straight opt to 1Fr. 1893 triangle 2Fr & 5Fr. 1892 Postage Due to 20c. Djibouti 1893 DJ opt 5c & diag opt 25c on 2c & 1Fr on 5Fr Triangle. 1902 Surch 10c on 10Fr. Somali Coast 1902-03 Pic set to Fr. Gabon 1886 GAB 5 on 20c & 10 on 20. 1888-89 25 on 5c. 1889 Postage Due 15 on 5c. 1889 typeset 15c & 25c. Guadeloupe 1876-74 typeset Postage Due 15c & 30c. 1884 typeset Postage Due to 50c. 1884 CPE opt 20 on 30c & 25 on 35c imperf P & C. 1891 opt Ceres 30c. Cochin China 1886-87 Surch 5 on 25, 5c on 25 & 5 on 2c. Annam & Tonkin 1888. A&T opt to 10c. Indo-China 1889 5 on 35c, red opt. 1904-06 Grasset set to 10Fr. Indo-China PO in China good coverage inc Canton 1901 opt P&C to 1Fr, 1903-04 opt to 5Fr. Yunnanfu 1903-04 opt Tablet to 5Fr. 1908 Grasset to 10Fr. Madagascar 1889-91 Surch Commerce selection to 25c on 10c. 1895 opt P&C to 1Fr. 1891 typeset to 5Fr. Diego 1890 Surch to 15 on 25c. 1890 typeset set to 25c. 1891 typeset 5c. Madagascar 1896-99 Tablet set to 1Fr. Martinique 1886 5 on 20c Commerce. 1888-91 opt Commerce to 15 on 75c. New Caledonia 1881-84 opt dec to 25c on 75c, imperf. 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. Reunion 1885-86 opt Eagle 5c on 40c & 25c on 40c. Napoleon 5c on 3c. Tunisia 1888 Arms to 75c, 1888-98 Arms to 5Fr, plus 'T' Perfin to 5Fr. Mostly F-VF M/U, overall well above average condition. Only the odd doubtful item & very many stamps signed by various French experts. Yv cat €44,000+ = A$78,000+. Many really scarce items present. (1470) (P)AVAILABLE at A$9000
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1885 '1 DOLLAR' opt QV 96c pale grey-olive. VF MLH (almost MUH). SG 42 cat £800. Rare mint. (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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Gwalior: 1885-97 GWALIOR opt QV 2R carmine & yellow-brown, variety 'small G in GWALIOR'. VFU. SG 35a cat £275. Rare (P)SOLD at A$180
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Gwalior: 1885-97 GWALIOR opt QV 3R brown & green, variety 'small G in GWALIOR'. VF U. SG 36a cat £300. Rare. (P)SOLD at A$200
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1854-1945 Collection in binder inc 1854 QV India Lithographed selection with 'B147' & 'B172' Straits pmks inc ½a (3), 1a, 2a (5) 7 4a (3 cut to shape). 1867 Crown opt QV India to 32c. 1867-72 QV to 96c plus shades. 1879 Surch 'Five Cents' on 8c & 'Seven Cents' on 32c. 1880 '10' opt QV 30c inc types. 1880 '5 cents' on 8c. 1880 81 '10 cents' opt set 6c, 12c & 30c. 1882 '5 cents' on 4c rose. 1883 'TWO CENTS' vert surch QV 8c inc types 1883 '2 cents' on 4c rose & on 12c blue. 1883-91 QV to 96c, wmk crown CA. 1884 'TWO CENTS' vert opt 5c blue. 1884 '4 cents' red opt on 5c blue plus 58c black opt 12c & 8 cents' on 12c purple. 1885 '3 CENTS' on 5c blue. 1892-99 QV Tablet set to $5. 1899 'FOUR CENTS' on 5c red opt SPECIMEN. 1902-10 KEVII to $5 & 1906-12 to $5. 1906-07 opt Crown to $1. 1912-33 KGV to $5 plus shades. 1922 Malaya-Borneo opt to $5 inc 45c variety no hyphen & other letter varieties plus $2 'EXH.BITION' for 'EXHIBITION' 1935 Silver jubilee set. 1936-37 KGV Palm Tree set to $5. 1937-41 KGVI Palm Tree set to $5 plus Dies. Also 1882-85 British PO in Bangkok 'B' opt QV to 24c. Mostly G-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed in parts & some F/C as expected but many very nice stamps present. SG cat £24,000+ = A$45,000+. Valuable collection. (810). (P)SOLD at A$3000
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Selangor: 1885-91 'SELANGOR' horiz opt QV Straits 2c bright rose, opt SG type 30. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 38b cat £4750. Extremely rare with only several recorded. RPSL photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$4250
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1885-90 QV 2½d dull blue, bright blue & ultramarine (all 3 shades). VF M/MLH. SG 24-26 cat £165. (3). (P)SOLD at A$75
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Malta: 1860-1930 collection inc 1860 QV ½d No Wmk. 1863-81 QV ½d yellow (5) inc perfs & shades. 1885-90 QV set to 5/-. 1926 POSTAGE opt Figure to 10/-. 1928 POSTAGE & REVENUE opt KGV Pic set to 10/-. 1925 Postage Due Typeset set to 1/6. 1925 Postage Due Maltese Cross set to 1/6. Mostly F-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (110). (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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1885 Postage Due set ½d to 1/- wmk crown CA h/s SPECIMEN vert (type TRI 2) VF M/MLH, ½d cnr fault. SG D1-9s. Ex Sir John Marriott & the only recorded set with this type h/s. (9). (P)SOLD at A$700