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Ships Part 42 - Passenger Liners/Merchant Vessels. Early 1900s-60s B&W, all diff, mostly individual Ships, wide variety, plus scattered Dockland scenes or other Maritime views. Mixed real photo/printed. Odd minor flt as so often found in such a varied group, mostly F-VF UN, retail $5-$10 ea. (400)
  A$220
(US$158)
(€139)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
297
Papua: 'British New Guinea & Papua Postal Acts 1888-1945' by Bird, Collyer & Sparks. 150pgs, pub mid-1990s. Near new.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
301
Philatelic Forgers, their lives & works, by VE Tyler, 60pgs, pub Robson Lowe 1976 with 80 diff artists listed inc Jonoshi Takumu (1888 NSW 2nd Emu Postal Forgery). Excellent condition in original DJ.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
505
1872-1980s World mixed lot on pgs & in binder. Germany from 1872 Eagle to 3Kr. 1880 Pfennig set to 50pf. 1900 Reichpost to 2Mk. 1902-19 Germania to 3Mk. Good range of inflation issues. 1937 Winter Relief Fund set to 40pf. Czechoslovakia 1918-19 Hradcany to 200h. Tunisia 1888-1900 Arms to 40c. Japan 1890s revenues. Australia 1937-49 KGVI Robes 5/- & 10/-. France & Cols from 1876 Peace & Commerce to 50c. Also 2 Framed 'stamp' artworks inc Australia Flowers, plus se-tenant strip of 5 & 1949 Indonesia woven fabric piece, plus 1R banknote & 1949 opt 2R stamps. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £700+. (1200+).
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
550
British Empire: 1883-99 Mint selection inc NSW. 1888-90 OS opt Centenary set to 1/-, opt Specimen (SG cat £250). 1888-89 Lyrebird 8d, wmk Crown/NSW (2 shades) & 1905-10 2/6, wmk Crown/A. South Australia 1883 QV ½d green, imperf proof gutter blk of 8 plus 1892 QV Kangaroo 2½d, horiz imperf proof pr. Malayan States inc FMS 1900 opt Elephants $1, Pahang 1899 surch 4c on 8c, Perak 1895 Surch 3c on 5c, Sungei Ujong 1895 Tiger 3c. Selangor 1895-99 Tiger 10c & Elephants $3 (opt SPECIMEN). Most F-VF M/UN. SG cat £634 plus the Elephant $3 (normal cat £700) & the proofs (normals cat £114). Interesting group. (17 items). (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
560
British Guiana: 1862-1935 collection inc 1862-76 Ship range to 24c inc 1c brown, plus perfs & shades. 1876-79 Ship to 48c. 1878 Provisional horiz bar on 2c official. 1882 Ship set to 8L. 1888-89 Inland Revenue opt to 10c. 1889 Ship to 96c. 1890 Surch set. 1898 Jubilee to 5c. 1905-07 Ship to 96c. 1913-27 KGV Ship to 60c. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Officials 1877 opt Ship 1c & 2c. All diff inc shades. Most G-VFU. SG cat £785+. (108).
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
609
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. Odense AA 1882 Steamship set 50o & 10o. Randers 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)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
610
Denmark: Bypost Local Post accumulation 1880s-1900 inc Aalborg 1886-87 Arms to 50o. Aarhus 1884 Numerals 3o & 5o. Copenhagen 1880-89 Arms types to 50o inc Surch. Frederica 1888-90 Soldier inc imperfs, roulettes, perfs, & Surch. Horsens 1883-89 inc Surch. Kolding 1887-88 Castle 2o & 3o inc 3o imperf. Odense Numeral & Arms to 5o. Randers 1886-89 inc Arms & Knight to 10o, plus Surch. Svendborg 1887 Arms to 5o. Viborg 1886-87 Arms to 10o. Veile 1887-89 Birds to 10o. Mostly G-VF M/U. Very interesting lot. (420)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
612
Egypt: 1866-1970s Collection in s/book. 1866 1st issue 1pi & 2pi. 1867-71 Sphinx & Pyramid to 2pi. 1872-75 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi. 1879-1902 Sphinx & Pyramid to 5pi & 1888-1909 to 10pi. 1914-22 Pics to 200m. 1922 Crown opt to 200m. 1923-24 King to £1. 1925 Geographical Congress set. 1926 King 58th birthday 50pi. 1927-37 King to £1. 1933 Railway set 1933 Aviation set. 1934 UPU to 200m. 1939-46 King & Pyramids to £1. 1952 opt King to £1. 1953-56 Pic Def to £1. 1953 Bar opt King to £1. Good coverage of 1950s-70s Commems. Air inc 1926-29 27m set. 1933-38 to 200m. 1947 set to 200m. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £3000+ = A$5500+. (1100).
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
629
French Colonies: 1884-1985 collection in well filled quality black Springback album with French Antarctic inc 1956 Pics to 200Fr, 1960 25Fr Kerguelen, 1961 25Fr Charcot M/MLH, plus others SG cat £600. Guadeloupe 1884-1947 inc 1884 3c/20c M & others cat £170. French Guiana 1892-1947 inc 1892 to 25c, 1947 Airs set FU, plus others cat £230. French India 1892-1949 inc 1949 6Fr UPU (3) MUH, MLH & FU, plus other sets, total cat £200+. French Indo China 1892-1940 inc 1892 to 1Fr U, POs in China, Kwangchou 1907-37, Yunnanfou 1908-16 & others cat £400. Martinique 1888-1947 inc 1892 to 25c, 1908 Pics part set, 1922 Pics to 50c U cat £120+. St Pierre 1891-1974 inc 1891-92 Surch selection M/MLH, 1909 Pics to 2Fr M/MLH, 1970 20 Fr/5Fr MLH, 1955 Defs & Airs MLH, 1972 Fish set, 1974 Churches sets MUH & others cat £600. Largely VF. Total SG cat £2300+ = A$4350+. (650+)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
630
French Africa collection in 2 thick quality Springback albums with Alexandria inc 1899 to 50c U, Benin/Dahomey 1896-1941 inc 1925 Pics part set M/U, 1941 Pics to 70c M & to 3Fr U, plus others cat £255. Mauritania 1906-44 inc 1913 to 1Fr U, 1922 to 60c M/MLH & others cat £120+. Tunisia 1888-1956 inc 1916 POW Fund set M/MLH, 1953 Air set M/MLH, 1954 Pics M/MLH, 1956 Defs/Airs M/MLH & others (cat £630). Togo 1916-80 inc 1954 Defs/Airs M/MLH, 1957 Defs/Airs MLH/MUH, 1959 Defs/Airs M/MLH, then post independence issues to 1980 MUH & CTO cat £350. Upper Volta 1920-60 M/MUH & FU cat £100. Mostly F-VF. Total cat £1350+ = A$2500. (1000)
  A$230
(US$166)
(€145)
(£122)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
697
Hungary: 1868-mid 1970s collection neatly presented on loose leaf leaves in 2 well-filled springback binders. Inc useful selection of 1874-80, 1888-98 series largely U, 1900 to 5Kr U, 1916-21 selection of stamps with 3 hole perfs, 1924 Airs set FU, 1946 Railway set MLH, 1950 5 Year Plan to 10F M/MLH, 1950 PO Museum, 1950 Chess set, 1950 Airs, Peace, Rebuildings SG 1180A/1186Ab, 1951 Stamp Anniv, 1953 Costumes sets M/MLH. 1955 5F Air, 1955 Bartok Anniv also with 1F with ticket, 1958 Brussels Exhib sets M/MLH. Then 1960s mostly used sets, part sets to 1970s. Very fresh & clean. Largely F-VF. SG cat £3000+ = A$5700. (3300)
  A$325
(US$234)
(€205)
(£172)
  A$475
(US$342)
(€299)
(£252)
A$
727
Macau: 1888 to 1985 Collection leaves with selective earlier surch etc inc 1902 18a/300a UN, 1936 Air 8a,15a FU, 1949 32a UPU M, 1950 Holy Year set (cat £110), 1951 Defs SG 439/446 (cat £225), 1951 1p, 3p, 5p Defs SG 447/49 MLH (cat £650), 1951 Holy Year, 1952 St Francis set of 3, 1953 Missionary set of 3, 1955 Flowers set of 10, SG 458/67 M/MLH, 1956 Map set, 1960 Airs set M/MLH, also inc U selection & others. Clean & fresh mostly F-VF SG cat £2500+ = A$4700. (135).
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
812
Turkey: 1865-1901 classic accumulation inc 1865-76 Duloz selection to 25Pi, plus types, shades & perfs. 1876 Surch to 5Pres on 5PI. 1876-90 Crescent to 5Pi inc 5Pa lilac, plus shades & perfs. 1892 Toughra to 5Pi, plus shades. Postage Dues 1865-72 Duloz to 5Pi. 1888 Crescent to 2Pi. Newspaper 1891 'Imprime' opt Crescent to 2Pi. 1892 Imprime opt Toughra to 5Pi. 1894 opt Toughra to 2Pi. Also 1865-90s selection of Locals inc Star & Crescent, View & Typeset issues. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £6000+ = A$11,000+. (450)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
821
USA: 1857-1959 collection in springback album with 1857 Washington 10c green, 1861 Franklin 1c (2) & Washington 10c, 1869 Pics to 12c, 1870-73 to 30c, 1879 to 30c, 1881-82 6c light brown-red, 1887-88 to 30c, 90c, 1894-95 to 50c, 1902 to $1, 1914-15 Coils imperf Perf 10 3c, 5c 1918 Airs 6c, 24c, 1922 high val Defs to $5 America, 1923 Airs 8c, 24c GU, 1933 50c Zeppelin UN Commems inc 1893 Columbus to 30c, 1898 Trans-Miss to 50c, 1901 Pan-Am set, 1904 St Louis set, 1913-15 Pan Pac Expo sets, BOB inc Parcel Post 1912 to $1, Special delivery, 1888 10c, 1893 10c orange, 1911 10c ultra (5). Various others, some mixed condition to pre-WWI era, then generally G-FU. SG cat £4900 = A$9200. (930, 4 M/S)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
2755
1888-89 Captain Cook 4d red-brown, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 11x12. VF fresh MUH. SG 225d cat £20 for M, should be at least double, £40 MUH.
  A$35
(US$25)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
A$
2756
1888-89 Centenary 1d lilac bottom marginal blk of 5, with 'CP' & part 'GPrO NSW' monograms, perf 11x12. F-VF M/MLH, sl imperfection. SG 253 cat £75+, plus premium for monogram blk.
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
2757
1888-89 Centenary Emu 2d Prussian blue top marginal with part inscription, perf 11x12. VF fresh MLH. SG 254 cat £25.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
2758
1888-89 Centenary Emu, 2d Prussian blue top marginal, perf 11x12. VF fresh MUH. SG 254 cat £25 for M, should be at least double, £50 MUH.
  A$45
(US$32)
(€28)
(£24)
  A$65
(US$47)
(€41)
(£34)
A$
2759
1888 Centenary Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare item for specialist. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2760
1888-89 Captain Cook 4d red-brown top marginal horiz pr with part inscription wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 11x12. VF MLH. SG 255d cat £40.
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
2761
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)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
2762
1888-89 QV Shield 6d carmine, centenary, bottom marginal with '1888' monogram, perf 12x11½. VFU. SG 256a cat £5, plus premium for monogram.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
2763
1888-89 Lyrebird 8d lilac-rose, LR cnr marginal with '1888' monogram, perf 11x12. VF fresh M. SG 257 cat £30+ premium for monogram.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
2764
1888-89 Lyrebird 8d lilac-rose UR cnr marginal part inscription, wmk crown NSW (SG w40) perf 11x12. Stamp VF fresh MUH, sl crease. SG 257 cat £30 for M, should be at least double, £60 MUH.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$45
(US$32)
(€28)
(£24)
A$
2765
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)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
2766
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)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
2767
1888-89 Map 5/- deep purple, wmk '5/-' rough perf 10. F-VF MLH. SG 261 cat £425. (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
2768
1888-89 Map 5/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk wove paper printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 261(p) cat £425 as normal. Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
2769
1888-89 Map 5/- green, imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 261(p) cat £425 as normal. Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$275
(US$198)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
2770
1888-89 Carrington 20/- red, 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) cat £750 as normal. Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2771
1888-89 Carrington 20/- lilac, 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) cat £750 as normal. Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2772
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 1d lilac left marginal blk of 4, with part inscription, plus 'OS' opt 1d mauve, bottom marginal horiz pr, with '1888' monogram, wmk crown NSW, perf 11x12. VF 4M/2MUH. SG O38 & O39b cat £32 for M singles, MUH should be at least double, £44, plus premium for blk, monogram.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
A$
2773
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary set 1d to 1/-, opt SPECIMEN type 8, plus 1891 'OS' opt 'Australia' 2½d ultramarine. F-VF MUH. SG O39-O44s, O54s cat £260 for M, should be at least double, £520 MUH (7) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
2774
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 1d mauve, blk of 48, wmk crown NSW (SG w40) perf 11x12. VF 5M/43MUH, few spots on gum, mostly fresh. SG O39b cat £180 for M singles, MUH should be at least double, so £341, plus premium for blk. Ex Hutson.
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
2775
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 2d Prussian blue Emu, perf 11x12, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), opt Specimen, h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O40(S). Very rare as only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€82)
(£69)
A$
2776
1888-90 'OS' opt Centenary 6d carmine, perf 12, opt Specimen h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. F-VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (with gum). SG O42a(S). Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€82)
(£69)
A$
2777
1888-90 'OS' opt Kangaroo 1/- purple-brown, top marginal with part inscription, perf 12. Stamp VF fresh MUH, sl gum bend. SG O44bb cat £45 for M, should be at least double, £90 MUH.
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
2778
1888-90 'OS' opt Carrington cobalt-blue, perf 12, wmk '5/-', opt Specimen, h/s type 11, from 1895 Special Printing for presentation sets. VF CTO with 'GPO' in ovals (MUH gum). SG O48(S) cat £1100++ as normal, plus premium for Specimen opt. Very rare, only 50 made with Specimen & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
2864
New South Wales: 1860-1902 Collection on Seven Seas hingeless pgs. 1860-1903 QV Diadem to 1/- inc 8d M. 1861-97 QV Coin 5/-. 1894-1902 QV Postage 10/- M. 1888-90 Centenary Basic set to 20/- M, plus OS opt Official to 5/-. 1891 QV Surch set. 1892-1912 QV Pic to 2/6. 1891-92 OS opt QV Surch set. 1897 QV Charity set 1/- & 2/6. Mostly F-VF M/UN few U. SG cat £2600+ = A$4800+. (57). (P)
  A$750
(US$540)
(€473)
(£398)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
2869
1897 Money Order form from Gunning for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'MOO & GSB 22 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s. Cashed at Hobart with Paying Office cds at LR & '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. Edge aging VF. (2). (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
2870
1897 Money Order from Narrabri West for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by purple double ring horiz oval 'Narrabri West 22 MR 97 NSW' d/s, cashed at Hobart with paying-office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 & departure March 26 arrival d/s. (2). (P)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3373
1888 QV 1/-, 2/- & 2/6 green & black. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 15-17 cat £185. (3). (P)
  A$130
(US$94)
(€82)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
3374
1888 QV 5/- green & black. VF fresh MLH. SG 18 cat £140. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3375
1888 QV 10/- green & black. VF fresh M. SG 19 cat £275. (P)
  A$160
(US$115)
(€101)
(£85)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3376
1888 QV 10/- green & black. VF fresh MLH. SG 19 cat £275. (P)
  A$180
(US$130)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$250
(US$180)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3377
1888 '4d' red opt QV 4d lilac & black. VF fresh M. SG 25 cat £425. 2021 Ceremuga photo-cert. (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$324)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
3378
1888 '6' opt QV 6d lilac & black. VF fresh MLH. SG 26 cat £160 (P)
  A$110
(US$79)
(€69)
(£58)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3379
1888 'One Half-Penny' opt QV 3d pale lilac & black. Fresh M, tiny thin, superb appearance. SG 29 cat £275. (P)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3765
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)
  A$700
(US$504)
(€441)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
4147
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)
  A$9000
(US$6480)
(€5670)
(£4770)
  A$13000
(US$9360)
(€8190)
(£6890)
A$
5860
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, red Sandakan cds. SG 45 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
5861
1888-92 Arms 25c Indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally FU, blue barred pmk (not CTO). SG 45 cat £110.
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
5862
1888-92 Arms 25c indigo, inscribed British North Borneo. Postally VFU, 'Kudat' cds. SG 45 cat £110.
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
5863
1888-92 Arms $1 scarlet, inscribed British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides. Postally VFU, '13 AU 1890' cds. SG 47 cat £110. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
5864
1888-92 Arms $1 scarlet, inscr British North Borneo, 14 pearls at sides. Postally VFU, 'Kudat 4 JU 1880' cds. SG 47 cat £110. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
5865
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 £225 as normal. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
5866
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 £225 as normal. (P)
  A$70
(US$50)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6202
1888-91 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. SG Z7 cat £3800++, Mi V44b cat €3200++, both as singles, plus premium for blk. Extremely rare large multiple. Dr Steuer BPP photo cert. (P)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
6249
1888 'Schutzgebiet Neu Guinea Compagnie' 2Mk orange & blue parcel card of the New Guinea Company for parcels to 5kg, text & instructions in German & English. VF fresh UN. Mi V1. Rare & attractive (P)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
6290
1914-15 'GRI 4d' 5mm opt DNG Yacht 40pf black & carmine. VFU, Rabaul violet oval pmk. Mi 9II, SG 24 cat £275. Only 888 printed. (P)
  A$140
(US$101)
(€88)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$144)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
6560
1888-90 QV Stamp Duty Postal Fiscals specialised study inc 1888 2/-, 2/6 (2), 3/-, 4/- (3), 5/- (2), 6/-, 7/- & £1 (2), all DLR paper, wmk NZ star (SG w12b), perf 12½, plus 1890 3/-, 5/- (2) & 10/- DLR paper, wmk NZ star (SG w12c), perf 12½. Postally U with various pmks. Mostly F-VF U. SG ex F34-45, F47-54 cat £870. (17) (P)
  A$230
(US$166)
(€145)
(£122)
  A$375
(US$270)
(€236)
(£199)
A$
6804
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$432)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€567)
(£477)
A$
7061
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 100R, 200R, & 600R green imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), left marginal imperf horiz prs. VF fresh UN. Very rare as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded. (3 prs = 6). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7062
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 100R, 200R, & 600R green imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), UL cnr blks of 12 (6x2). VF fresh UN. Unique positional multiples as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded (3 blks = 36). (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7063
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 2R, 4R, & 6R rose imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown), horiz prs. VF fresh UN. Very rare as only 1 sheet of 30 of ea recorded (3 prs). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
7064
1888 Interest Tax Revenues (Decima de Juros) 2R, 4R & 6R rose imperf colour proofs (instead of issued colour brown) blks of 12 or 10 with margins 3 sides. Mostly VF fresh UN. Unique positional multiples as only 1 sheet of ea recorded. (3 blks = 32) (P)
  A$300
(US$216)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7585
1888-96 Mint Collection inc 1888-93 opt QV GB ½d to 1/-, plus shades. 1888-93 opt Natal inc QV ½d with & w/o stop. 1893 opt QV 6d. 1894-96 QV Tablet ½d to 4/-. 1891 QV Postal Fiscal opt 1d. Almost all VF fresh M/MLH. SG cat £1235+. (26). (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$648)
(€567)
(£477)
A$
7586
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB ½d to 1/-. VF M/MLH, almost all fresh. SG 1-10 cat £602. Only 3701 sets to 1/- sold. (10). (P)
  A$400
(US$288)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
7587
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)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7588
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1d deep purple. VF M. SG 2 cat £28.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£13)
A$
7589
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 2½d purple blue. VF fresh M. SG 4 cat £45.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$45
(US$32)
(€28)
(£24)
A$
7590
1888-93 opt QV ½d to 1/-, plus Natal ½d w/o stop, & 1891 Postal Fiscal 1d dull mauve. F-VF M, mostly fresh. SG 1-10, 13, F1 cat £627. (12). (P)
  A$350
(US$252)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$360)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
7591
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 4d green & deep brown. VFM. SG 6 cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
7592
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 5d dull purple & blue. VF fresh MLH. SG 7 cat £100.
  A$60
(US$43)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$65)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
7593
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 6d purple on rose-red. VF fresh M. SG 8 cat £25.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
A$
7594
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV GB 1/- dull green. VF fresh MLH. SG 10 cat £150. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$86)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
7595
1888-93 opt QV 5/- rose. Superb fresh MLH. SG 11 cat £750. Rare genuine as only 998 issued. 2015 Ceremuga photo-cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$432)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$800
(US$576)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
7596
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VF MLH. SG 13 cat £29.
  A$20
(US$14)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
7597
1888-93 'ZULULAND' opt QV Natal ½d dull green, w/o stop. VFU. SG 13 cat £50.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
  A$50
(US$36)
(€32)
(£27)
A$
8099
USA: 1857-2010 collection in 4 Davo slipcase albums (retail $800+). 1857-61 Washington 3c. 1861-66 Portrait to 12c. 1870-88 Portrait to 90c inc 90c red & purple. 1890-93 Portrait to 30c, no cnr triangles. 1893 Columbus to 15c. 1984-99 Portrait to $1, with cnr triangles. 1898 Omaha 1c-50c. 1901 Expo set to 10c. 1902-03 Portrait to $1. 1904 Expo set to 10c. 1907 Jamestown set. 1908-15 Portrait to $1. 1912-15 Panama Expo set. 1920 Tercent set. 1916-19 Portrait to $2. 1922-31 Portrait Pic set to $5. 1924 Huguenot set. 1925 150th Anniv set. 1925 Norse set. 1938 Presidents to $5. Collection is then largely comp to 1985. Airmails inc 1918 set to 24c. Special Delivery inc 1888 10c. 1894 10c, 1922-44 range to 20c. Postage Due inc 1887-89 to 30c. 1930 to $5. Parcel Post 1912-13 to $1. Departments inc 1873 to 30c, 1873 War to 12c. Confederated States 1863-64 President 10c & Washington 20c. Modern inc several se-tenant sheetlets with FV of MUH is US$550+. Most diff. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U, some mixed earlies. Most post-1970 are VF fresh MUH, with some U. SG cat £7300+ = A$13,500, plus huge cost of albums. (3750)
  A$1000
(US$720)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1080)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
8102
USA: 1881-95 Collection on pgs inc 1881-82 Portrait re-engraved set to 10c. 1887 Portrait set to 90c. 1888, 1894 & 1895 Special Delivery 10c. 1882 Garfield 5c. 1883 Washington 2c M&U. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. Sc cat US$840. SG cat £900+. (22).
  A$100
(US$72)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$108)
(€95)
(£80)
A$