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896
Blks of 4 Used: 1d red Die II, 6d brown 3rd wmk, 3d olive 3rd wmk, 9d, 2/- Die II & 2/- redrawn Die CofA wmk. SG cat £60+. ACSC $230 as singles worth at least double, or more as scarce blks of 4. (6 blks)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
464
1850s-1950 Balkans: Sets etc on dealer sale cards with Albania 1938 Wedding set, Austria 1850s Arms with Croatia pmks of 'Csakathurn' or 'Sissek', Bohemia 1939 opt set MUH (Mi cat €75), Czechoslovakia 1930 Air set MUH (€45), Montenegro 1896 Monastery 2n imperf pr with double frame, Yugoslavia 1920 King 10K blue on carton paper, 1943 Exiled Govt (2 sets) plus '1945 opt (2 sets), Slovenia 1945 opt set (£50), 1950 Tito set (€30), other odds inc mis-perfs, opt offsets etc, plus San Marino 1926 Surch (€20) & Latvia 1st issue 5k red blks of 8 on plain paper or on back of old maps, & 1918 Reg cover franked perf blk of 4 & imperf gutter pr. Total marked buyer cost $790. (127 & cover)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
497
Asia: Ex-dealer's display stock of Philippines inc Airmail FFC (16, retail $425), other covers (24) inc 1896 Manila local cover, 1940 Japanese Occup (9) inc 1942 Red Cross FDC, censored, other FDC etc. Then 1978 Capex M/Sheet both perf & imperf (20ea, SG cat £2600) & 1985 Horses M/S (20, £440). Plus Indonesia inc 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/S, plus with Italy black & red opts (3M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400), plus Mi cat €80 for opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155) plus the singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10 of ea, R750,000 = A$75), other 1990s M/S. Then some Riau & Irian Barat opts & sets, plus Spain 1847 & 1848 stampless folded letters from Madrid to Farragona. VF M/MUH/U. Total marked retail $2500+, but cat value of many greatly increased since pricing. SG cat of only some is £3300+ = $6000+ alone. (120 stamps, 92M/S, 44 covers).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
498
Asia: Ex-dealer's display stock of Philippines inc Airmail FFC (16, retail $425), other covers (24) inc 1896 Manila local cover, 1940 Japanese Occup (9) inc 1942 Red Cross FDC, censored, other FDC etc. Then 1978 Capex M/Sheet both perf & imperf (20ea, SG cat £2600) & 1985 Horses M/S (20, £440). Plus Indonesia inc 1982 Soccer World Cup stamp & M/S, plus with Italy black & red opts (3M/S cat £275, Indonesia cat R4,000,000 = A$400), plus Mi cat €80 for opt singles, Thomas Cup & Philex France M/S & singles opt in black & red (3 M/S cat R1,550,000 = A$155) plus the singles, 1998 Indonesia 2000 Gemstones 2nd issue 2 diff numbered M/S (10 of ea, R750,000 = A$75), other 1990s M/S. Then some Riau & Irian Barat opts & sets, plus Spain 1847 & 1848 stampless folded letters from Madrid to Farragona. VF M/MUH/U. Total marked retail $2500+, but cat value of many greatly increased since pricing. SG cat of only some is £3300+ = $6000+ alone. (120 stamps, 92M/S, 44 covers).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
510
Belgium: 1849-1912 Classics inc 1849 Epaulettes 10 & 20c. 1849-50 Medallion 40c wmk with frame. 1849-61 Medallion set 1c-40c, imperf. 1863-65 Medallion set 1c-40c perf. 1865-66 King set to 1Fr. 1866-67 Arms 1c-5c plus 1c imperf. 1869-80 King & Lion 1c-1Fr plus shades. 1883 King 10c-50c. 1884-91 King & Lion set to 2Fr. 1893-1900 King & Arms set to 2Fr with tabs. 1894 Antwerp set with tabs. 1896 Brussels Exhib set with tabs. Railway Stamps 1879-82 Arms set to 1Fr. 1882-94 Numerals to 2Fr. Postage Dues 1870 set 10c & 20c. 1895-1912 set to 1Fr inc New Colours. All diff inc shades. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £2800+ = A$5300+. (108) (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
521
British East Africa, Uganda & Zanzibar: 1890-1904 Classics inc BEA inc 1890-95 Light & Liberty to 3R inc 1R grey. 1895 Surch m/s ½d on 3a. 1894 Surch 5a on 8a. 1895 BEA opt Light & Liberty ½a. 1896-1901 QV Lion to 3R. Uganda 1898-1902 QV Lion to 5R. 1902 Uganda opt ½a & 2½a. Zanzibar 1895-96 opt QV India to 6a. 1898-98 Sultan to 8a. 1899-1901 Sultan, white beard to 8a. 1904 Surch one on 4½a. All diff inc shades. Most G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £978. (51).
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
537
Central America: 1862-1902 classic collection/accumulation of Honduras, El Salvador & Nicaragua, Honduras 1866 Arms 2r both colours. 1878-89 President set to 1P. 1890 Arms set to 1P. 1891 Presidents to 10P. 1896 President 1P. 1898-1902 Train to 1P. Officials inc 1890 Arms to 1P, 1891 President to 1P & 1898 Train to 1P inc 20c blk of 4. Nicaragua 1862-80 Volcanoes to 25c inc shades, perf & roulettes. 1882 Arms to 50c. 1890 Locomotive & telegraph to 10P. 1892 Columbus to 10P. 1896 & 97 Map vals to 1P. Useful Officials inc 1895 Arms to 10P. 1896 & 97 Map vals to 5P. 1898 Arms to 5P. Good coverage of 1896-97 Postage Dues in diff colours. El Salvador 1867 Volcano set. 1874 Circle h/s vals to 2R inc types. 1879-89 Volcano to 20c. 1891 Arms to 1P. 1892 Columbus to 1P plus Surch. 1893 General & Columbus to 10P. 1894 Columbus to 10P. 1896 & 97 Pictorial to 100c. Officials inc 1896 Circle opt to 24c. Useful Postage Dues. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £2900+ = A$5600+. Interesting lot. (1500)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
570
Ecuador: 1865-1901 Classic accumulation inc 1865-72 Arms imperf to 1R plus shades. 1872 Arms perf to 1R. 1881 Arms to 50c. 1887 Arms to 80c. 1892 President to 5s. 1893 5c surch to 5s. 1894 & 95 President to 5s. 1896 Arms to 5s. 1896 Liberal Party to 1s. 1896 Correos opt selection. 1897 Provisional opt 1c & 5c. 1895 Arms to 5s. 1899-1901 Portrait to 1s. Useful Officials inc 1892 President to 1s. 1894 & 95 President to 50s. 1896 Arms to 5s. 1898 opt Fiscal 5c on 50c. Postage Dues 1896 set to 100c. Mostly G-VF M/U, some mixed. SG cat £1000+. (410).
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
585
French Colonies - Morocco: 1891-1900 inc 1891-1900 P&C opts to 1Pi/1 Fr, & 1896 opt Postage Due 5c-50c/50c. G-VF M/U. SG cat £327 (11)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
608
Great Britain: 1827-1973 Collection in Davo album. 1827 Post Paid lettersheet 1840 (28 April) stampless lettersheet. 1840 QV 1d black & 2d blue no lines. 1841 QV 1d red & 2d blue with lines imperf, 1854-57 QV 1d red (8), plus 3 on cvr. 1864-80 QV 1d red, 4 cnr letters plate selection from 71 to 224, plus 2 on cvr. 1858-70 QV 2d blue, ½d & 1½d. 1855-57 QV Surface printed 4d, 6d & 1/-. 1862 QV to 1/-, small cnr letters. 1865-80 QV large white cnr letters to 2/-. 1867-80 QV 5/-, plate 2. 1873-80 QV coloured cnr letters to 1/- inc 8d. 1883-84 QV green & lilac to 1/- inc 9d. 1883-84 QV high 2/6, 5/- & 10/-. 1887-1900 QV Jubilee set to both 1/-. 1902-10 KEVII ½d to 10/-. 1913-19 KGV Seahorses 2/6, 5/- & 10/-, plus 1934-35 re-engraved set to 10/-. 1937-48 KGVI high val set to £1. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1951 KGVI Pictorial high val set to £1. BoB inc Officials with 1882 1R OFFICIAL QV 6d, 1888 QV 1/-, Govt Parcels 1883 QV 9d & 1/-, plus 1887-1901 QV to 1/- (both colours), 1902 KEVII 2d & 9d. Admiralty 1903 KEVII to 2½d & OW 1896 QV ½d & 1d. Mostly G-VF U, odd M, some rather mixed earlies as usual. SG cat £14,000+ = A$26,000+. (880 + 19 cvrs) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
609
Great Britain: 1840-1900 QV collection inc 1840 1d black & 2d blue, no lines, imperf. 1841 1d red & 2d blue with lines, imperf. 1854-57 QV Stars 1d red plus shades & 2d blue plus shades, Stars in upper cnrs. 1847-54 QV Embossed 6d & 1/-. 1864-79 QV 1d red letters in 4 cnrs inc plates & 1858-76 QV 2d blue, plate & shades. 1870 QV ½d plates & shades. 1855-57 QV 4d, 6d & 1/-, no cnr letters. 1865-80 QV vals to 2/-, large white cnr letters. 1873-83 QV Large Coloured cnr letters vals to 1/-. 1880-83 Surch 3d on 3d & 6d on 6d. 1880-81 Qv set to 5d. 1881 1d lilac 14 & 16 dots. 1883-84 high vals 2/6, 5/- & 10/-. 1883-84 green & lilac set to 1/-. 1887-1900 Jubilee set to 1/-. 1896-1901 Army Official vals to 6d. 1882-1901 1R Official vals to 2½d. All diff inc shades, wmks, plates etc. Mixed condition but mostly G-VF U. SG cat £10,000 = A$18,400+. (95) (P)
  A$550
(US$402)
(€341)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
679
Malaya - Labuan: 1880-1904 used Collection inc 1880-94 QV to 40c inc wmks & shades. 1881 Surch 'Eight Cents' on 12c. 1885 Surch '2 CENTS' on 16c. 1891-92 Surch 6c on 8c. 1892 Surch 'TWO CENTS' on 40c. 1894-96 Pictorials to 24c. 1895 Surch $1 to 40c. 1896 Arms 25c, 50c & $1 plus 50c & $1 imperf. 1896 Jubilee opt set to 8c. 1897-1902 Pictorial to 24c. 1894 Large 4c opt to $1. 1902-03 Crown to 18c. 1904 4 cents opt to $1. 1901 Postage Due to 24c. Most diff inc shades & wmks. Mostly G-VF U/CTO, some mixed. SG cat £900+. (102).
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
680
Malaya - Labuan: 1880-1904 Mint collection inc 1880-94 QV to 40c inc wmks & printings. 1885 '2 Cents' diag surch on 8c. 1891-92 6c on 8c. 1894 Pictorial set to 24c. 1895 Arms $1 surch set. 1896 Arms 25c plus $1 opt omitted. 1896 Jubilee 5c & 8c. 1897-1902 Pictorial to 24c inc 10c & 16c. 1899 Large 4 cents opt to 50c. 1902-03 Crown set to $1. 1904 4 cents opt set to $1. 1901 Postage Due 2c, 4c & 8c. All diff. Most G-VF M/UN, some mixed. SG cat £1700+ = A$3000+. (73).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
687
Montenegro: Collection 1874-1944 on pages. 1874-98 Prince to 2f inc perfs & shades. 1893 400th Anniv opt to 25n. 1896 200 Years set to 2f. 1902 Prince set to 5K. 1905 Constitution opt set to 5K, plus varieties misplaced opts. 1907 Prince to 5K. 1910 Kingdom set to 5Per, 1913 King set to 5Per. Postage Dues 1894 set to 50n. 1905 Constitution opt set. Also unissued ca1916 Govt in Exile issues inc King set to 5K, perf, plus opt set to 5K perf & imperf & Postage Due, plus Acknowledgement of Receipt issues, plus Italian Occup 1943 Poem set to 20L. 1943 Air set to 20L. German Occup 1944 Red Cross opt set to 2RM, 1944 Kotor opt on Italy 1.50/50c. Most diff inc shades, perfs & M & U. SG cat £600+, plus all the unpriced Govt in Exile issues, so est total A$2000+. (220)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
739
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)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
755
Paraguay: 1870-99 Classic collection inc 1870 Lion set 1R, 2R & 3R. 1878 Surch 5 on 1R. 1879-81 Lion 5R & 10R plus 5c & 10c. 1881 Surch 1 on 10c. 1881 Lion set to 4c. 1884 Surch 1 on 1R. 1884 Arms set to 5c. 1887 Arms to 40c. 1892-96 Portraits to 1P. 1895 Provisional 5c on 7c. 1896 opt Telegraph set 1898-99 Provisionals. Officials inc 1889 2c on 15c & 5c on 15c. 1890-93 Official opt Arms to 1P inc diff opt types. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £500+. (175).
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
782
Romania: 1862-1900 classic accumulation inc 1862-64 Arms 3P U, 6P & 30P inc printings & shades. 1865 Prince Cuza 2P, 5P & 20P. 1866-67 Prince carol 2P, 5P & 20P. 1868-70 Prince Carol vals to 18b. 1869 Prince no beard vals to 50b & 1871-72 Prince with beard 5b & 10b imperf & 25P perf. 1872-80 Prince vals to 50b plus shades & perfs & 1880 15b & 25b. 1895-88 King to 50b. 1893-99 King to 2L. 1881-85 Postage Due vals to 25b & 1887-98 Postage Due vals to 30b. PO in Turkey 1896 King h/s 10pa, 20P & 1Pi. Mostly G-VF M/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £2600+ = A$5000+. (900)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
790
Serbia & Montenegro: 1866-1914 Classic accumulation. Serbia 1866-68 Prince Michael 1p, 20p & 40p. 1869-80 Prince Milan to 50p plus 1p & 2p imperf. 1880 King to 1d plus shades. 1890 King Alexander to 1d & 1894-1901 to 1d. 1895-1914 Postage Due to 50p plus papers. Montenegro 1874-98 Prince to 2f plus shades & perfs. 1893 opt 3n & 5n. 1896 Monastery set. 1895 Receipt stamp M&U. 1894 Postage Dues to 50n plus shades. Most G-VF M/U. SG cat £490+. (270).
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
799
Spain & Colonies: 1850-1900 Classics collection inc 1850 Queen 6c, plus 1851, '52 & '53 6c issues. 1854 Arms 4c & 6c. 1855-59 Queen to 2R. 1860-61 Queen to 2R, plus 1862 & '64 to 2R. 1865 Queen & Arms to 2R imperf. 1879 King to 10P. 1889 Baby to 10P. Cuba 1855-61 Queen to 2R. 1860 Y¼ opt Queen 2R. 1871 Justice to 1P. 1878 King to 1P. 1880 King to 1P. 1896-97 Baby to 80c. Fernando Poo 1882-89 King to 10c. 1884-93 Surch 50c/2c. 1894-97 Baby to 25c. 1896-98 Surch 5c on 12½c. 1897-99 5c /2c. 1899 Curly Head to 60c. Philippines 1880-89 King to 25c. 1890-96 Baby to 80c. 1897 Surch 5c/5c & 20c/20c. 1899 USA Portrait opt to 15c. 1898-99 Revolutionary Govt inc telegraph & revenue. Puerto Rico 1873 opt King 25c & 50c. 1874-76 Opt King & Justice to 50c. 1877 King to 50c & 1878 to 1P. 1880 King to 1P. 1890-97 Baby to 80c. 1989-99 Curly Head to 60c. 1898-99 War Tax opts. All diff. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, mixed in parts. SG cat £7000+ = A$13,000+. (532) (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
812
Tonga: Collection 1886-96 inc 1886-88 Kings to 1/- inc shades & perfs. Also 1/- green imperf Die Proof on card (est cat £500+) 1891 Stars opt King 1d. 1893 Surch 7½d on King 8d. 1894 Surch to 5d on 4d. 1895 Surch to 7½d on 2½d. 1895 King set to 7½d, 1896 Typewritten opt Half Penny on 1½d on 2d, & 7½d on 2d reading down horiz prs. 1893 GFB opt King 7½d & 10d surch. Most F-VF M/U. SG est cat £2500 = A$4500+. Valuable collection. (56). (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
813
Transvaal: 1870-97 Accumulation inc 1870-77 Large Arms 1d, 6d & 1/- imperf or roulette. 1877-79 VR opt Large Arms to 6d inc types. 1878-80 QV to 2/-. 1882 EEN PENNY opt QV 4d. 1883 Large Arms to 1/-, perf. 1885-93 Arms to £5 inc 4d bisects on piece. 1887 Surch 2d on QV 6d. 1887-93 Surch to 2½d on 1/-. 1894 Arms to 1/-, various Wagons to 1/-. 1896-97 Arms New Colours set to 2/6. 1895 Penny Postage 1d inc blks. Also 1880s Bakkers Local Post set inc strips. Mostly G-VF M/UN/U, some mixed. SG cat £4300+ = A$8200+. Should be useful for pmks. (800+)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
A$
815
Trinidad & Tobago: 1851-1980s Used collection inc 1851-55 Britannia (1d) red (2 shades), 1859 Britannia 4d & 6d imperf. 1859-80 Britannia range to 1/-, perf inc shades & wmks. 1883-94 QV to 1/-. 1885-1945 Postage Due to 5d. 1896-1906 Britannia to £1 & 1901-09 to 1/-. 1909 Britannia New Design set to 2½d. Trinidad & Tobago: 1913-23 Britannia to 1/-. 1917-18 War tax opt ½d & 1d inc types. 1922-28 KGV Britannia to 1/-. 1935-37 Pic to 24c. 1938-44 KGVI Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4, to $1.20. 1953-59 QEII Pic to $1.20, plus blks of 4 to 60c. 1960-67 QEII Defs, plus shades & blks. Mostly G-VF U, some mixed & some high F/C. SG cat £2400+ = A$4700+. (200)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$
827
World: Mostly better sets & singles on 60 stockcards inc Faroe Is, Philippines, Germany 3DM Congress Hall U (SG cat £29), Hungary 1947 Belyegarp MUH (£38), Greenland SG 234 MUH M/sheet (£34), Philippines 1982/4 M/S MUH (£64), USA Space Used/MUH (£70), New Hebrides French 1921 issues (5) cat £80 M/U. France Sabine MUH SG 2210-43 (£42), France Airs 1930-35 M/MUH/U (£97), 1949 View on piece U (£39), New Caledonia 1983 Bangkok (4) MUH (£22), Belgium SG 13 pr U (£26), French Antarctic MUH (£70), Switzerland 1924 2Fr Shield VFU (10, £140) plus 5Fr Cloth stamps (2), Manchukuo (30, cat £40), Venezuela 1880 Bolivar 1B green blk of 8 MUH (as is, £1600), 1896 Miranda set UN (£160) & 1944 Baseball 2 top vals MUH (£30).
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
2598
Envelope-PTPO: 1896 use of Centennial 1d envelope with all-over reverse printing for Wall & Molesworth Shipping Agents. Sent locally in Sydney & arriving the next day, but somehow it has received a boxed 'Pirosafi Esteri' h/s! Italian for 'steamships from the east'. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
2708
1895-1902 QV blank background Mint 2 cnr numerals with 1895-96 ½d selection inc shades, blk of 4 plus blue burele on back in prs. 1895-96 1d no cnr numerals inc both shades in blks of 4 plus another LR cnr marginal blk of 4 with sheet number 151 & single, wmk faintly impressed on thin paper. 1895-96 2½d left marginal blk of 4d & 5d blk of 4. 1896-1902 1d, 2 cnr numerals single plus left marginal blk of 4, variety double perfs between stamp & margin. VF M/MUH. SG cat £390+ for M singles, MUH should be at least double £585 for these plus premium for blks. (40) (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
2715
1896-1902 QV 6d green, 2 cnr numerals, blank background, 2 numerals design, imperf Die PROOF in issued colour, of almost finished die, with portion of 1895 2d at top from which the Die was derived. VF fresh UN as made, sl thin at top of little importance, 4 large even margins. Normal stamp is SG 230 cat £16,000, ACSC Q42 cat $35,000 as used (in 2004), & unknown mint. The ACSC prices all 6d proof colours the same, while obviously the issued colour is greatly more desirable than the others, as it can also be extremely useful in a standard unused collection. 2014 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$5000
(US$3650)
(€3100)
(£2750)
  A$8000
(US$5840)
(€4960)
(£4400)
A$
2907
1896-99 QV 2/6 yellow perf 12½, wmk 3rd V/Crown. Superb MLH. SG 344 cat £225. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
2908
1896-99 Arms Stamp Duty 10/- blue-green, wmk V/crown (W82) sideways. VF U/CTO, Melbourne cds. SG 349a cat £28+.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
A$
2909
1896-99 Crown & Arms 15/- brown Stamp Duty, opt Specimen type 24b horiz in italics, wmk V crown (SG w82). VF fresh M. SG 350, normal cat £1100. (P)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
2910
1896-99 Crown & Arms 15/- brown Stamp Duty, opt Specimen type 24a horiz in italics, wmk V crown (SG w82). VF fresh M. SG 350(s), normal cat £1200. (P)
  A$170
(US$124)
(€105)
(£94)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
2930
Victoria: Pmks Melbourne single ring cds collection Nov 1895-Dec 1899 with 370+ diff from a possible 540 code variations (40 diff cds, no1-23) inc comp sets of 14 for 7(d), 12(3) & 23(1) inc 7A, T, 12D, K, P, T, 23T (all RRR) & 23D, K (both RRRR). Other rarities inc 1L, 2D, 3 H (2), 8H (2), 11D, 11T (2), 13 (type 2 straight top), D, F, S 13 (type 3) L, 14D, K 9INV), 15H, 16P, 17K, 18K, 19T (2), 20K, 21D 7 23 (type 2) F, all RRRRR (only 1 recorded). Then RRRR (2 recorded) for 1T, 2K, 3K, 5L, 7(1a-c)H, S, T, 8H (2), 10V (2), 10X (2), 15P (3), 15S, 17P, V, 18V, 21K, L (2), 22D (2). Also rarely seen 3B (3), 8B, 13B & Emergency duplex cancel 6A (1896), 10P & 10V (both late 1899), 14A Dec (5), 16A, D (1896). Also late/early dates throughout inc Nov 18 1895 (11), Dec 29 1899 (14), Dec 26 1899 (17), Nov 25 1895 (19). Plus 12 covers/cards inc 1899 Governor of Victoria. Minor duplication, mostly diff stamps. Difficult assembly with many rarities sighted. (1050) (P)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
  A$1800
(US$1314)
(€1116)
(£990)
A$
3221
Bosnia-Herzegovina: 1892-1915 Postal History with m/s cancels Banjaluka 1898, Visoko 1892, Dabravina 1898, Mostar 1899, Hadzici 1895, Bugojno 1902, Travnik 1911 -all on various PPC, Lettercards, Postal Cards etc. More covers & cards (14) inc range of diff pmks etc inc 3-line 'K und K Militar Telegraphen Station Banjaluka' on 10k receipt card, large oval Arms Police Commander Krupa cachet, 1915 reg use of 5h Postal Card uprated 25h, 1896-1900 Postal cards 2h Arms with 10 diff pmks, & finally 1913 Registered cover with 32 stamps front & back from Gradacac to Hungary. Marked costs total $1975. (32) (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€620)
(£550)
A$
3343
1896 Arms 5/- black & olive, wmk Crown CC sideways. F fresh M. SG 39 cat £275. (P)
  A$140
(US$102)
(€87)
(£77)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€155)
(£138)
A$
3420
1895 Star & Local Scene 2c black. VFU, 'Brunei 4 MAR 1896' cds. SG 3 cat £22+.
  A$15
(US$11)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€12)
(£11)
A$
3423
1895 Star & Local Scene 25c turquoise. Superb U, 'Brunei 4 MAR 1896' cds. SG 8 cat £100+. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£44)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€74)
(£66)
A$
3705
Kewkiang: 1896 'TWO 2 CENTS' opt Numeral 6c yellow, opt in BLACK. VFU. Sc 16a, SG 20a cat £600. Very rare. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
4292
1945 Homeguard 12pf carmine right marginal blk of 8 with variety 'Man at right with large white spot below his face' VFU/CTO with Berlin cds. SG 896(var). Mi 908VII cat €120.
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£17)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
A$
5130
1896 Olympics set 1L-10Dr. VFM, in far above average condition for this difficult set. Vl 109-20, SG 110-21 cat £1700+. This is the 1st Olympic issue of the world & genuine sets are quite rare (beware of forgeries, especially of 5Dr & 10Dr). Top 2 values with 2009 Ceremuga photo certs. (12). (P)
  A$1100
(US$803)
(€682)
(£605)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
A$
5360
Duttia: 1896 Ganesh 4a black/rose, imperf, with blue control h/s. Superb fresh UN as issued, 4 margins. SG 7 cat £2500. Extremely rare genuine example. 1983 BPA photo cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1550)
(£1375)
  A$3500
(US$2555)
(€2170)
(£1925)
A$
6177
1896 Monastery set 1n-2F, IMPERF horiz prs, on thin card. Superb fresh UN as made, all 4 large margins. SG 90-101(var), Mi 224-34 cat €600++. Rare, only 1 sheet of 50 of ea recorded. (12 prs). (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
6178
1896 Monastery set 1n-2F, IMPERF on thin card, UL cnr blks of 4. Superb fresh UN as made, all 4 large margins. SG 90-101(var), Mi 22-33U cat €1200++. Rare set as only 1 sheet of 50 of ea recorded, thus unique positional multiples. All exp Ceremuga. (12 blks of 4). (P)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
A$
6725
1896 '½d' opt Tree 3d ultramarine, LL pane of 60 showing all opt types a-g, left column showing opt DOUBLE on 9 stamps & 5th stamp, plus 6th stamp in 2nd column opt TRIPLE. 3M/57MUH, bottom stamp in 2nd column damaged, light vert creases through 4th column, mostly fresh & all errors VF. SG 69-75/a/b cat £645 as M singles, MUH should be at least double, so £125+ for this pane plus premium for rare multiple. Spectacular exhibition item. (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
7052
1896-97 Arms set 1d to 4/-, die I. VF fresh M. SG 29-37 cat £375. Scarce set. (9). (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€233)
(£206)
A$
7053
1896-97 Arms set 1d to 4/-, Die I, lion partly shaded. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 29-37 cat £375. Scarce set. (9) (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€233)
(£206)
A$
7054
1896 BSAC opt Cape Hope 1/- yellow-ochre. VF fresh M. SG 64 cat £150. (P)
  A$110
(US$80)
(€68)
(£61)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€93)
(£83)
A$
7109
POs in Turkey: 1896 cover franked violet surch set 10p/5b to 1Pi/25b, tied by 'Posta Romana Cospoli 8 APR 896' cds, to Romania with 'Bucuresci Gara De Nord' arrival b/s. VF fresh. SG 9-11; Mi 1b-3b. Scarce & attractive cover. (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€81)
(£72)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€124)
(£110)
A$
7298
1896 '18 CENTS' on QV 45c brown & carmine, error opt DOUBLE both shifted & neither fully on the stamp, only appears a '8 CENTS' or 'ENTS', so stamp must be from last column in sheet. SG 26a cat £1500+++. Extremely rare. RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€744)
(£660)
  A$1800
(US$1314)
(€1116)
(£990)
A$
7652
1896 Type-written 'Half-Penny' on 7½d on 2d horiz setenant pr, with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading down, perf 12x11, right stamp variety 'comma & hyphen after HALF'. F-VF M. SG 37A(var) cat £170 for normals alone while other varieties cat £750-£2250. Very rare genuine & certificate can be obtained on request. (2) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€434)
(£385)
A$
7653
1896 Type-written 'Half-Penny' on 7½d on 2d with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading down, error 'Half-Penny'' INVERTED. Fresh UN, expertly repaired UL cnr in margin only, superb appearance. SG 37Af cat £3250. Extremely rare genuine example as only 1 pane of 25 existed. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€930)
(£825)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1550)
(£1375)
A$
7654
1896 Type-written 'Half Penny' on 7½d on 2d, with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading up, perf 12x11. VF fresh M, interleaving adhesion as usual, LR cnr marginal. SG 37B cat £85. (P)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€31)
(£28)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
A$
7655
1896 Type-written 'Half-Penny' on 7½d on 2d, with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading up, perf 12x11. F-VFU SG 37B cat £120. (P)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€37)
(£33)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€56)
(£50)
A$
7656
1896 Type-written 'Half-penny' on 7½d on 2d, with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading up, perf 12x11, variety Tongan opt shifted towards middle. F-VFU. SG 37B cat £120. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
7657
1896 Type-written 'Half Penny' on 7½d on 2d, with 'VAEUA OE BENI' reading up, perf 12. F-VF M, some interleaving adhering as usual. SG 37Bp cat £800. Rare genuine example. RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€248)
(£220)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€372)
(£330)
A$
7776
1896 Type-set 1a-1R. F-VF U, with either crayon or squared circle pmks. SG 55-60 cat £292. (6) (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€112)
(£99)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€171)
(£151)
A$
7777
1896 Type-set 4a black on thick white wove paper, variety 'small O in Postage'. VF fresh UN as issued. SG 58a cat £120. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€43)
(£39)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€62)
(£55)
A$
7778
1896 Type-set 5R black, on yellowish paper. VF UN as issued. SG 61 cat £275. Very scarce top value. (P)
  A$220
(US$161)
(€136)
(£121)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
A$
7779
1896 Type-set 5R black on thin darker wove paper, variety 'small O in Postage'. Superb UN as issued. SG 61a cat £900. Very rare top value variety & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$550
(US$402)
(€341)
(£303)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€496)
(£440)
A$
7780
1896 'L' opt Type-set 8a VFU, right marginal, part Vice Consular arms cancel. SG 74 cat £300. Rare genuine. (P)
  A$230
(US$168)
(€143)
(£127)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€217)
(£193)
A$
7781
1896 'L' opt Type-set 1R. VFU, part Vice consular Arms cancel. SG 75 cat £450. Rare genuine. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€186)
(£165)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€279)
(£248)
A$