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Slovakia: Kiloware mostly 2010-15 Pics/Commems plus scattered Defs on single paper. Hard to find in quantity. Weight 6kg. Plus 1939-1944 Pics/Defs MUH accum inc some blks of 4. High Michel/SG cat for added flavour!AVAILABLE at A$150
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New South Wales: 1850-91 collection on Seven Seas Illustrated leaves inc 1850 Sydney Views 1d with clouds, 2d plate II. 1851-54 QV Laureates 1d, 2d with Qld '95' pmks & 3d green. 1854 QV Diadems 1d, 2d, 6d imperf & 1860 Diadems perf (6), 3d to 1/- inc scarce 6d brown. 1860 QV 5/- Coin. 1885 10/- POSTAGE opt. 1888 Centenary set to 20/-. Then OS opts inc 1870s QV to 1/- & 1888 to 1/- G-FU. Postage Dues with 1891 set to 20/- opt SPECIMEN M. Other SPECIMEN opts inc 1856 Imperf wmk Numeral 2d blue, 1860-72 perf 13 Diadem 6d, 1/-, 1872-80 5/- Coin, also 1891 OS opt Halfpenny on 1/- M. Others inc 1d Shield, 2d QV G-FU in quantity. Also inc 1d Shields & 2d QV in small quantity G-FU, plus Aust 2d KGV (120) & KGV 1d red newspaper wrapper. Mixed condition in classics but others largely F-VF with minimum cat value (not inc Specimens) cat £1850+. (370+)SOLD at A$475
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New South Wales, South Australia & Tasmania: 1859-1912 on pgs. NSW 1860-72 QV Diadem vals to 1/-. 1888-89 Centenary vals to 1/- plus 1890 Map 5/- & Carrington 20/-. 1856-60 QV Diadem 2d imperf horiz pr, error wmk '5' (SG cat £140). South Australia 1858-89 QV 2d roulette. 1876-1900 QV vals to 2/-, perf. Tasmania 1899-1900 Pic set to 6d. Most F-VF U, 2 M. SG cat £520+. (46)SOLD at A$130
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1850-1938 Collection of States plus some Commonwealth. NSW 1851 QV Laureate 1d no wmk. 1860-72 QV Diadem 6d & 1/-. 1861-97 QV Coin 5/-. 1888-90 Centenary to 1/-. 1897 Charity 1d. Queensland 1860-80 QV Chalon to 5/-. 1882-1907 QV Large Chalon to £1. South Australia 1904-11 QV Thick Postage vals to 2/6. Tasmania 1857-67 QV Chalon vals to 1/-, imperf. 1863-91 QV Chalon vals to 1/- perf inc various perfs. 1899 Pictorial set to 6d. Victoria 1850-57 QV Halflength 1d & 3d. 1852 Queen on Throne 2d plus 1856 1d & 1858 6d. 1854 QV Woodblock 2/- imperf. 1897 Charity 1d. Western Australia 1865 Swan 1/-. 1893 Surch ½d & 1d. 1902 QV 2/- & 2/6. Commonwealth 1914-36 KGV to 1/4. 1915-36 KGV vals to 2/-. Mostly G-VF U, mixed in parts. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (370)SOLD at A$550
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Collection 1850-1912 in Seven Seas illustrated album with NSW (46) inc 1851 QV 2d Laureate, 1854 Diadems imperf 1d, 2d, 6d, 1/-. 1860 Diadems to 1/- & 5/- Coin (3) inc perf. 1888 Centenary set to 5/-, 1892 Pics to 2/6 Lyrebird & 1897 Consumptive Homes 1/-. S.Aust (49) inc 1855 QV 2d imperf. 1858-60 QV Roulettes (4) to 6d inc 1d green M (cat £150), OS opts (13) to 6d deep blue & 1902-12 Long Tom set to 2/6. Tasmania (28) inc QV Chalons (7) to 1/- inc 4d deep blue no wmk (£140), 2d Q on T, 1854 1/- Octagonal Imperf, 1857 Woodblock 6d black, 1863 QV Laureates to 1/-, 1885 Stamp Duty opts 1/- & 2/- (F/C) & 1880 QV to 2/- blue on green. 1897 1d Charity & 1901 QV Postage set to 5/- inc ½d DOUBLE perf. WA (27) to 1912 inc 1861-80 Swans to 6d violet & 1901 QV to 2/6 blue. Some sl mixed condition, with F-VF stamps to be extracted. SG cat well over £2500 = A$5000. (240)SOLD at A$300
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Interesting rustic collection in Seven Seas illustrated album. Inc NSW 1888 Centenary to 8d opt OS & other OS opts M inc 7½d/6d brown, 1897 1/- Consumptive M, 1905 9d Commonwealth perf 11 M (cat £120). Queensland inc 1882 QV Large Chalon 2/- blue UN (£300) & 1897 QV to 6d green M. S.Aust 1870 to 1911 with OS opts to 2/- inc 1891 Surch pr G/FU & 1902 Long Toms to 1/- M/MLH. Tasmania to 1912 with 1871-80 QV 8d Ochre, 10d black M, 1892 'Tablets' to 5/- M & 1899 Pictorial set M/MLH. Victoria to 1900 inc 1850 Halflengths 1d reddish-brown & 2d grey U. 1852 2d Q on T FU. 1854 6d Woodblock 3 margins M (cat £650), 1897 1d Charity CTO, 1901 to 9d M/MLH. W. Aust inc 1885 Swans to 1/- M & 1902 to 2/-, 5/- M/MLH. Plus others. Usual mixed condition but majority F-VF Used & M. SG cat £3500 = A$7000. (130)SOLD at A$400
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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$14,200+. (144)SOLD at A$400
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Denmark: Bypost Local Post collection 1870-1900 with good coverage of Towns & Posts. Aalborg 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. 1886-87 Arms to 50o. Aarhus 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. 1884 Packet Post 10o & 25o. Copenhagen 1880-89 range of Arms types to 50o inc Surch & perf & imperfs. Noted Adam's Express 1889 Numeral 10o & 20o. 1882 Universal Express 10o. Frederica 1888-90 Soldier types inc imperfs, roulettes & perfs plus Surch. 1888 Arms 15o & 20o perf plus 20o imperf. Holbaek Steamship Co 1880 20o blue. Holte 1870 Numeral 2Sk & 1872 20Sk green. Horsens 1883-89 range inc Numeral types, Arms & Surch to 10o. Kolding 1887-88 Castle 2o & 3o inc 3o imperf. Odensee AA 1882 Steamship set 50o & 10o. Raiders 1886-89 range inc good coverage of Knight issues perf & imperf, Arms types & Surcharges. Svendborg 1887 Arms set to 10o. Viborg 1886-87 selection. Veile 1887-89 Bird set to 10o +2 on 2o Surch. All diff. Most F-VF M/U. Impressive collection with many rare stamps. (170) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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Egypt: 1866-1909 Mint Classic collection 1866 Arabic opt 5pa, 2pi & 10pi 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid to 1pi, 1872-75 Sphinx & Pyramid, to 5pi. 1879-1902 Sphinx & Pyramid to 2pi. 1888-1909 Sphinx & Pyramid to 10pi. 1884 Postage Due 5pi with wmk & 1886-87 1pi & 2pi no wmk. 1888 Postage Due 1pi, 2pi & 5pi. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN. SG cat £1750+ = A$3400+ (30). (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Egypt: 1866-1909 Used collection. 1866 Arabic opt 1st issue to 5pi. 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid set to 5pi. 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid set to 5pi. 1872-75 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi, plus 10pa shade. 1878 Surch set 5pa & 10p. 1879-1902 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi. 1884 20pa on 5pi. 1888-1909 Sphinx & Pyramid set to 10pi. 1884-87 Postage Due to 2pi. 1888 Postage Due to 1pi. 1889-1907 Postage Due set to 2pi, plus 1898-1907 3m on 2pi. All diff, plus shades. Mostly G-VFU. SG cat £870+. (60).AVAILABLE at A$180
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French Colonies - Guiana: 1887-1904 Classics inc 1887 'Avril 1887 GUY FRANC' opt Peace & Commerce 0,05/2c & 0,20/35c, imperf, plus Ceres 0,25/30c imperf 1887 'DEC 1887 GUY FRANC' opt Ceres 5/30c imperf. 1888 'Fevrier 1888 GUY FRANCE' opt Ceres 5c30c, P&C 10/75c imperf. 1892 'GUYANE' diag opt Ceres 30c imperf, & P&C 40c, 75c & 1Fr imperf. 1892 GUYANE diag opt Commerce to 75c perf. 1892 'GUYANE DEC 92' opt Commerce 0,05/15c. 1892-1904 Tablet to 2Fr inc New Colours. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed condition. SG cat £3200+ = A$6200+. (42). (P)SOLD at A$500
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French Martinique: 1886-1906 Classic collection inc 1886 Commerce 5/20c. 1886-88 Commerce opt 01 on 20c to 015 on 20c. 1888-91 Commerce Surch to 15c on 75c. 1891-92 Postage Due to 15c on 30c opt in black plus 5c on 10c & 5c on 15c opt in red & 1c on 2c Commerce. 1892 '1892 Martinique' opt Commerce 5c on 10c, 5c on 25c & 15c on 25c. 1892 Tablet to 1Fr. 1899-1900 New Colours & to 5Fr. Also unissued Postage Dues opt Martinique diag 1c, 2c & 5c. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U. SG cat £1600+ = A$3100+. (48) (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Hungary: 1868-99 Classic collection inc 1871-73 King to 25Kr, lithographed. 1871-73 King set to 25Kr engraved. 1874-90 Crown & Envelope to 20Kr. 1888-98 Envelope black on red numerals to 3Ft. 1868-90 Imperial Journal 1Kr & 2Kr. 1871 Newspaper 1Kr horn to left & 1871 horn to right. 1874 Newspaper 1K. All diff. Most G-VF U. SG cat £1700+ = A$3300+. (37) (P)SOLD at A$200
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Hungary: 1871-1947 Collection/accumulation with 1871 Litho King set U inc shades (SG cat £3600), Engraved Kings set (£300), range of 1874-99 Envelope numeral type (60) inc 1888 line perfs M (10, £600) inc 24k-3Fo, plus U to 3Fo, 1900-1916 Turul & King type set U various perfs/wmks, 1913 Flood Relief tab set M (£180), plus opt tab set M (£200), range of Harvesters & Parliament types inc opts, plus Postage Dues & Officials through 1920s-30s-40s inc 1938 Eucharistic M/Sheet U (£85), 1940 M/S (10), 1940s sets in blks, wide range of 1945-46 opts, 1947 Stamp Day M/S (2, £240), a few 1950s FDC, plus loose 1950s-60s. F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £6400 = A$12,300. (2000)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Norway: Bypost Local Post collection 1865-1900 with good coverage inc Aalesund 1880 Fish 3o (5 colours). 1884 Monogram set perf & imperf. Arendal 1885 Ship set to 10o plus 1885 New Colours set to 10c. 1886 Newspaper Stamp. Bergen 1865 Arms 2Sk. 1869 Numeral 2K imperf & rouletted. Christiana 1890s Dog set 10o& 20o. Christianasund 1878 Typeset 10o. 1879 Andersen set to 10o. Drammen 1869-88 various issues inc 1869 Arms Is, 1875 '2B' blue, 1888 Typeset tete-beche 5o pr. 1887 Erickson Post to 10o. Horsens 1882 Anchor 5o. Grimstad 1887 Ship set to 10o. Hammerfest 1888 View set to 10o plus Surch. Holmestrand 1888 Typeset 3o, 5o & 10o imperf plus 3o perf. 1888 View set Kragero, 1886 Island set. Levanger 1888 Pic set. Mandal 1886 Tree set, Namsos 1888 Fish set plus Surch. Spitzbergen 1896-98 Polar Bears 5o, 10o & 20o. Stenkjaer 1888 Bear set. Tonsberg 1884-85 Arms to 10o perf & imperf. Tromso 1881-96 Reindeer selection to 25o. Trondheim 1865-67 monogram various types. 1860s-80s Numeral types. 1897 Pic set to 20o. Vadso 1893 Reindeer & Sled set. Vardo 1893 Ship set. Mostly G-VF M/U, 90%+ bring M. Impressive collection with many rare stamps. (183) (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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Orange Free State: 1868-97 Tree accumulation of mostly used with useful pmks to sort, inc basic issues to 5/- with plenty of shades, prs, strips & blks. Many on piece with a variety of pmks. Also Arms opt for postcards, Surch inc 1877 '4' on 6d. 1881 '1d' on 5/- plus error opt DOUBLE (cnr flt). 1882 '½d' on 5/-. 1882 '3d' on 4d. 1888 '2d' on 3d. 1890-91 '1d' on 3d, 1896 Halve penny' on 3d & 1892 '2½d' on 3d. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed, 90%+ U. SG cat £2500+ = A$4800+. OFS is rarely seen in quantity. (1000+)SOLD at A$400
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Spanish Cuba: 1855-1902 Classic collection inc 1855 Queen ½R & 1R wmk Loops plus 1856 1R wmk Crossed Lozenges. 1857-61 Queen set to 2R no wmk. 1860 Y¼ opt Queen 2R (SG cat £300). 1862 Green ¼R. 1864 Queen to 2R. 1866 set to 40c. 1866 '66' opt Queen ¼R. 1867-69 Queen to 40c. 1870 'Spain' to 40c. 1868 Habilitado opt Queen 40c. 1871 Justice to 1P. 1873 King to 1P. 1873 King to 1P. 1875 Arms set to 1P. 1876-81 Dated King every year to 1P. 1883 Fancy pattern opt to 20c. 1890-97 Baby to 80c. 1898 Curly Head set to 2P. Printed Matter 1888-96 appear comp. USA Occ 1899 opts to 10c. 1899-1902 Pic to 10c. 1899 Special Delivery 10c. All diff. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £1350+ = A$2600+. Seldom seen area. (184) (P)SOLD at A$350
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USA: 1851-1925 Classic collection inc 1851-57 Portrait 1c, 3c, 5c, 10c & 12c, imperf. 1857-61 Portrait to 90c, perf. 1861-66 Portrait to 90c, New Design inc Black Jack 2c & Lincoln 15c. 1869 Pic 10c-24c. 1870-88 to both 90c. 1882-88 Portraits to 5c. 1890 cnr triangles set to 90c. 1893 Columbus to $5. 1894-1900 Portraits with triangles to $2. 1898 Omaha set to $2. Postage Dues 1879 brown set to 50c, 1887-89 red-brown to 30c. 1891-93 Claret set to 50c. 1894-1925 New design to 50c. Special Delivery 1885 10c, 1888 10c blue & 1893 10c orange. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF U, odd UN, usual mixed condition. SG cat £21,000+ = A$40,000+. (141) (P)SOLD at A$3500
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USA Postmarks: Covers/Cards (200+) to 1960s selected small-town cds inc Badaxe (1947), Bills Place (1947), BOAZ (1935), Columbus Junction (1910), Coal Valley (1907), Coon Valley (1911), East Falls Church (1916), Lenni Mills (1909), Gallipolis Ferry (1948), Gnadenhutten (1904), Golva (1935), Highland (1900), Hollis Central (1888), Locust Valley (1914), Magnolia (1899), North Dana (1888), Old Point Comfort (1880s), Oliver Springs (1938), Paris (1960s), Round Pond (1909), South Dennis (1860s), Utica (1880s), Yuba & many more. Mostly F-VF strikes with a great range of diff POs. (200)SOLD at A$275
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Zululand: 1888-93 opt GB QV ½d to 1/-, opt Natal QV ½d with & w/o stop. 1893 opt Natal QV 6d, & 1891 opt Natal Postal Fiscal 1d mauve. Also 1893 opt GB QV ½d Postcard. Mostly F-VF M. SG 1-10, 12, 13, 16 & F1 cat £745+. (14 + postcard). (P)AVAILABLE at A$220
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1852 QV Laureate 6d brown, plate II, 1888 Van Dyck reprint from original plate on yellowish paper, full sheet of 25. VF UN as made. SG 77/78(R) originals would cat £137,000!SOLD at A$230
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1888 Centenary QV Essay 4d brown, on thick, no wmk paper, perf 11. VF UN as made, top marginal. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1888 Centenary QV Essay 4d vermilion, on thick, no wmk paper, perf 11. F-VF UN as made, lower marginal. Very rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100
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1888 Centenary Emu 2d blue POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11 on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, light part '1134' numeral cancel of 'The Exchange', plus normal to compare. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare specialist item. (2) (P)SOLD at A$350
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1888-89 QV Centenary 6d brown-purple, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1888 QV Centenary 6d orange imperf Proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)SOLD at A$100
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1888-89 Lyrebird Centenary 8d green, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 257(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1888-89 Kangaroo Centenary 1/- grey, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 258(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' sideways, perf 10. Superb M. SG 262 cat £750. Unusually nice. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' rough perf 10. VF fresh M. SG 262 cat £750. Rare. (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$220
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- red, imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special Master Die Proof mini plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1888-89 Carrington 20/- rose imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special Master Die Proof mini plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)AVAILABLE at A$250
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1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary set 1d to 1/- opt Specimen type 8 plus 1891 'OS' opt 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine. F-VF fresh MUH. SG O39-O44s, O54s est cat £260 for M, should be at least double, £520 MUH. (7). (P)AVAILABLE at A$300
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1897 Money Order form from Junee (No 374) for £1.10/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by double ring horiz oval 'Junee 22 MAR 97 NSW' cds, cashed at Hobart with paying office cds & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Some edge aging at right on M/O. VF. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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1897 Money Order from Picton for 5/- bearing 1888 Centenary 1d (m/s cancel) with violet 'MOO & GSB 20 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s at UL. Cashed at Hobart with paying office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 departure & March 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Envelope-Official: 1888 Centenary 1d violet OS Die, pointed flap with seal (142x80mm). UN, tones, flap stuck. H&G DB8a.AVAILABLE at A$10
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Envelope-Official: 1888 Centenary 1d violet OS Die, curved flap with seal, 'Inspector's Office' at LL (137x80mm). UN, sl tones. H&G DB8c.AVAILABLE at A$10
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Registered Official: 1888 QV 6d Red OS Die for Department of Public Instruction. FU from Croydon w/o pmk, Sydney arrival b/s. H&G DC2.AVAILABLE at A$30
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Stamp Duty: 1888 Mt Morgan Gold Mining Co share purchase & transfer documents franked large QV Chalon £1 green thick paper (40) inc variety 're-entry' at LR (6th stamp in 1st row), with m/s lines cancel. Sl tones, folds etc. SG 161/161a cat £3515 for FU. Impressive large £40 franking. (P)AVAILABLE at A$550
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1888 Swan set 1d-4d, opt SPECIMEN, wmk crown CA, perf 14. VF fresh MUH. SG 103-5s cat £275 for M, so should be at least double, £550 MUH. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Austria & Territories 1850-1937 impressive collection in springback binder inc 1850 1K yellow, 2K black, 1858 to 15u with a mix of type I & II, 1867 to 25Kr G/FU, 1874-80 to 50Kr U, 1883 perf 9½ inc 5K red, 20K grey, 50K purple M, 1890 to 2G, 1896 2G, 1899 to 4K green U, 1908 60th Coronation Anniv U, 1922 Defs set of 38 & set of 11, 1922 Musicians, 1923 Charity, 1930 Anti TB, 1932 Painters set, 1934 Welfare set. Back of book inc Newspaper 1851 (0.6K) blue. 1861 1K lilac, 1K grey U, 1908 to 20h brown (7). Austrian PO in Turkey inc 1867 to 50s perf 10½, 25s, 50s M, 1883 2s U, others to 50s U, 1888 Surch set U, 1890 to 20Pi/20G G/FU, 1890 to 10Pi M, 1901 varnish type inc 20p/10h U. PO in Crete 1903-4 with varnish to 4Fr M, 1Fr U, 1904-5 with varnish to 50c, 1905 w/o varnish inc 5c (2), 1908 Anniv set M & set U. Danube Steam Navigation 1866 10c type 1 & others. A genuine, attractive collection, generally F-VF. SG cat £8100 = A$16,000+. (500+) (P)AVAILABLE at A$800
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1888 QV £1 Lilac & black. Superb fresh VF MLH. SG 20 cat £900. Rare stamp in unusually nice quality. (P)SOLD at A$850
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1888 'Protectorate 4d' black opt QV 4d lilac & black. Fresh M, tiny thin. SG 44 cat £475. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, boxed pmk & 'Manchester MY 20 89 Telegraphs' cds. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500. Wmks Orbs is many times scarcer than wmk Crowns. Dr Enzo Diana photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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1888 QV £1 brown-lilac, wmk 3 Orbs, from a printing made in error on wrong wmk paper. VFU, rectangular boxed pmk. SG Spec K16, SG 186 cat £4500. Wmk Orbs is many times scarcer than wmk Crowns. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1100
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1888-92 Arms set ½c-$2, inscribed British North Borneo, plus ½c shade. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 36-48 cat £604. (14) (P)SOLD at A$450
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1888-92 Arms 10c blue, imperf blk of 4 DOUBLE print, one INVERTED. VF UN, all 4 margins. SG 44d(var) cat £100 as normal imperf blk. Spectacular. (P)SOLD at A$85
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1888-92 Arms redrawn issue 25c-$2 imperf composite DIE PROOF in blue, litho transfers on thin paper (75x118mm). Superb UN as made. SG 45-48(p). Very rare & attractive. (P)SOLD at A$550
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1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, red Sandakan cds. SG 45 cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, blue barred pmk (not CTO). SG 45 cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1888-92 Arms 50c chalky blue, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, 'Elopura 30 JN 1890' cds. SG 46b cat £150. (P)SOLD at A$130
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1888-92 Arms $1 grey, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 47(p) cat £70 as normal.SOLD at A$40
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1888-92 Arms $1 blue, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VFM. SG 47(p) cat £70 as normal.SOLD at A$40
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1888-92 Arms $1 green, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 47(p) cat £70 as normal.SOLD at A$40
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1888-92 Arms $1 purple, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 47(p) cat £70 as normal.SOLD at A$40
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1888-92 Arms $1 scarlet, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides. Postally VFU, '13 AU 1890' cds. SG 47 cat £110. (P)AVAILABLE at A$80
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1888-92 Arms $2 dull green, inscribed British North Borneo, "British' 10½mm long. VF fresh MLH. SG 48 cat £250. (P)AVAILABLE at A$180
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1888-92 Arms $2 red, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF MLH. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)SOLD at A$70
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1888-92 Arms $2 grey-blue, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)SOLD at A$70
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1888-92 Arms $2 blue, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1888-92 Arms $2 grey, inscribed British North Borneo, British 10½mm long, colour trial with horiz line of perfs through centre. VF fresh M. SG 48(p) cat £250 as normal. (P)AVAILABLE at A$70
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1888-97 Brooke $2 green & blue, $5 green & violet & $10 green & carmine, unissued set of high values. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum & bright colours. SG 21a-21c cat £3800 for M, should be at least double, £7600 MUH. Extremely rare set as only 1 sheet of 60 of ea existed. Beautiful quality & certificates can be obtained on request. (3) (P)AVAILABLE at A$5000
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1888-98 Precursor use of 'pfennig' Eagle 50pf olive blk of 8, with gutter margin tabs at base. VFU on piece with 'Finschhafen 20/9 89' cds. Mi V44b cat €3200++ SG Z7 cat £3800+ -both as singles, plus premium for blk. Extremely rare large multiple. Dr Steuer BPP photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1200
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1888-98 Precursor usage of Eagle 5pf yellow-green, 10pf carmine-red (rare shade) & 20pf violet-ultramarine, on piece with 'Herbertshohe 15/1 96' cds. Mi V46B, V47c & V48d cat €440+, SG Z9-11 cat £260+ as cheapest shade. Very attractive & rare. Exp Bothe BPP & Zenker BPP. (P)SOLD at A$150
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1888-98 Precursor usage of 'Pfennig' Eagle 20pf bright blue blk of 6. VFU on piece with 'Finschhafen 10/3 90' cds. Mi V42c cat €1500+ as singles, SG Z5 cat £1800+ as singles. Extremely rare multiple. 2019 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$600
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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).AVAILABLE at A$600
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1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/-. VF M/MLH, almost all fresh. SG 1-10 cat £600. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)AVAILABLE at A$400
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1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/- plus 1893 Natal 6d dull purple & 1891 Natal 1d Postal Fiscal. VFU. SG 1-10, 16, F1 cat £674. (12) (P)AVAILABLE at A$350
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1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 4d green & deep brown. Postally VFU, violet '1 Nov 89' cds. SG 6 cat £75.SOLD at A$30
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1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1/- dull green. F-VF fresh M. SG 10 cat £150. (P)AVAILABLE at A$100