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897
St Lucia: 1864-1935 collection inc 1864-76 QV to 1/- perf 12, plus to 1/- perf 14. 1882-84 opt QV to 4d. 1883-86 QV to 4d. 1891-98 QV set to 10/-. 1902-03 KEVII to 1/-. 1902 400th Anniv 2d. 1904-10 KEVII to 1/-. 1912-30 KGV to 5/-. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. Most G-VF U. SG cat £875+. (62) (P)
  A$230
(US$168)
(€145)
(£122)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
552
Barbados: 1882-1910 collection inc 1882-86 QV ½d to 1/-, plus shades, 1892 ½d on 4d. 1892-1903 QV Seahorses ½d to 2/6. 1897 Jubilee ¼d-10d. 1905 QV Seahorse ¼-2½d. 1906 Tercent 1d. 1907 Relief opt 1d on 2d & 1909-10 QV Seahorses to 1/-. All diff inc shades. F-VF U. SG cat £293. (41).
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
554
Bavaria: 1849-69 Classics range with numerals 3k blue (20), 3k red (14), 6k brown (12), 6k blue (4), 9k green (5) & 9k bistre & 12k green. Then 1897 imperf Arms (19). G U - VF U, some mixed condition as expected. SG ex 2b-39 cat £2400+ = A$4500. ()78
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
555
Bechuanaland/Botswana 1885-1982 Collection neatly presented on leaves inc 1885 ½d SG 1 UN, other 1885-95 opt selection, 1897 'Bechuanaland Protectorate' opt set of 7 U & 1d, 2d, 3d opt 'specimen' MLH, 1904 to 10/- M/MLH & to 1/- (1/- pen cancel), 1912 1d scarlet with var 'no cross on crown' FU. SG 72a cat £75, 1913 KGV 3d, 4d, 1925 KGV to 1/- M/MLH & to 4d U, 1916 2/6 M, 1932 Pic part set to 1/- M/MLH & to 1/- U, 1948 KGVI SW set MLH, 1955 Defs set MLH, 1961 Surch set to 1R MLH/MUH, 1961 Defs set MLH, 1976 Surch to 50T MUH, 1978 Birds set MUH, various other later sets + M/Sheet. Mostly MUH. Useful collection, clean & fresh mostly F-VF SG cat £1300+ = A$2400. (540, 7 M/Sheets).
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€236)
(£199)
A$
563
British Africa, Asia & Arabia: 1804-1980s collection in Scott slipcase album. Ascension 1960s-80s range of MUH Commems sets inc se-tenant strips & blks. Basutoland 1933-37 KGV Crocodile vals to 6d & 1938 KGVI Crocodile vals to 1/-. Bechuanaland from 1886 opt Cape Hope. 1888 QV vals to 1/-. 1897-1901 QV GB opt to 1/-. 1912-24 KGV vals to 1/-. BCA 1897-1901 Arms vals to 6d. 1897 Surch One Penny on 3/-. Cape of Good Hope 1864-98 Hope Seated vals to 5/- inc Surch, wmks & shades. Tristan da Cunha 1907s range of Commem sets + M/S. British Asia inc Singapore 1955 QEII Pic set to $5. 1963 Bird & Flower set to $5. Mesopotamia 1914-20 British Occ opt vals to 5R. Bahawalpur 1948 Sultan to 10R. Palestine 1927-24 Pictorial vals to 500m. Sharjah & Dependencies 1960s range of Commems. All diff. Most F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £2100+ = A$4000+. (1330)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
588
British South Pacific: 1886-1935 collection. Aitutaki 1903-11 opt NZ Universal 1d. Cook Is 1893-1919 Queen & Birds to 2½d. 1900 Crown opt Queen 1d. 1920 Pictorials to 1/-. 1932 KGV Pics to 1/-. Niue 1911 opt KEVII NZ to 1/-. 1920 Pictorial to 1/-. 1927-28 opt KGV Admiral 2/- Penhryn. 1903 opt NZ Birds 1/-. Samoa 1886-1900 Trees to 6d, plus shades & perfs. 1914-24 NZ QV 5/-. 1916-19 opt KGV to 1/-. 1920 Victory set. 1921 Huts to 1/-. 1935 Pic set to 3/-. Tonga 1886 Kings to 1/-. 1897 Picts to 2/6. 1920-35 Queens to 1/-. Mostly G-VF U. SG cat £690+. (162).
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
598
Canada 1859-1989 Collection in 2 springback binders inc 1859 5c Beaver (2M), 1c, 3c, 10c (2 ea), 12½c U, 1870-90 Small Queens head inc 3c UN, 1c, 2c (4ea), 3c (11), 5c, 6c, 10c (2 ea) & 8c (4) U with good range of shades. 1897 Jubilee selection M/U, 1903 KEVII to 50c U inc 7c shades 1908 Tercent set GU (ex 15c), 1930-31 Pics to 50c M/MLH 1935 to $1 1937-38, to $1, 1949 Defs to $1 U. 1949-51 bklt panes selection MUH, 1951 $1 Fisherman MUH, then extensive latter issues MUH& also U to c1980, then other U to late 1980s. Back of book inc selection of Dues, Officials & Revenues. Some mixed condition in earlies, latter mostly F-VF cat £4600 = A$8600. (2050, 2 M/Sheets).
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
599
Canada 1851-1968 collection in expensive loose leaf album with 1851 Beaver 3d imperf, 3 large margins (SG cat £225). 1859 New Currencies (10) to 17c blue (£560) inc 2c QV & 10c Prince Albert. 168-71 Large QV (12) to 15c grey (cat £540 as cheapest). 1870-97 Small QV (55) inc ½c black (3), 6c brown (3) & 10c shades (4), these cat £245. 1895 QV 20c vermilion & 50c blue (£110). 1897 Jubilee (16) inc 5c, 6c, 8c (2), 20c UN/M (£445) & 10c, 15c, 50c U (£300). 1897 QV Maple Leaves (14) to 10c (£120) & 1898 set of 11 to 20c (£175). 1903 KEVII set of 11 to 50c (£180). 1908 Tercentenary set UN/U (£375). 1912-31 KGV (70) to $1 inc a good range of coils. 1927 Confederation sets M & U (cat £70). 1928, 30, 35, 37, 42 & 45 Pic sets to $1 F-VF U (£400+) & Pics/Commems to late 1960s. Decent enough collection, all fresh & clean. Generally G-FU with some UN/M, SG cat £3400+ = A$6200. (690)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€410)
(£345)
A$
638
Covers - South America: 1896-1951 Postal History with Argentina 1896 3c Pictorial Postcards set of 10 UN, plus another set missing 1 view, lettercards (4) inc 1897 & 1899 to Ecuador, 1923 to Italy, plus 1900 Visit of Brazil President U pictorial 'Memorandum Postal' & a 1907 wrapper to Berlin, Airmail covers 1929 reg to Italy, 1933 to USA, 1910 reg to USA, 1913 (4) reg to USA, 1942 Consular cover, 1942 Lettercard with Industrial Expo cachet & cds censored to USA. Colombia 1903 to New York, 1906 reg to Hungary with 9 diff stamps, 1932 Air to USA, 1933 Cartagena opt set by Seaplane to Barranquilla, 1940 Air to Sweden, 1923 Scadta Lettersheet (Aeromisiva) UN with cost of $125 & a few others. Very interesting lot. (47)
  A$160
(US$117)
(€101)
(£85)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
682
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)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$876)
(€756)
(£636)
A$
684
French Colonies collection neatly arranged in quality Springback album with Comoro Is 1897-68 inc 1897 1Fr M, 1950 to 40F MLH/MUH, 200Fr Air M, 1952 Military Medal, 1954 Liberation Anniv set MLH, plus others cat £310. Madagascar 1895-1960 inc 1894 to 15c U & to 1Fr M/MLH, 1903 25c, 40c Lemur M, 1908 Pics to 2Fr U, 1921 Surch selection U, 1930 Pics to 20Fr M/MLH & to 10Fr U. 1946 Air set FU, 1946 Defs & Airs U, 1952 Defs/Airs MLH, plus others cat £270+. Reunion 1891-1965 selection M/U cat £180. Various others largely F-VF. Total cat £1200+ = A$2200. (365)
  A$240
(US$175)
(€151)
(£127)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
685
German Colonies: 1884-1919 collection on Lighthouse pgs. German PO in China 1898-99 opt Eagle vals to 20pf. 1901 Reichspost vals to 80pf. 1905-19 Germania vals to $1. PO in Morocco 1899 opt Eagle vals to 50pf. 1900-11 Germania vals to 5Mk. PO in Turkey 1889-1900 Eagle vals to 50pf. 1900 Reichspost vals to 2Mk. 1905 Germania vals to 2Mk. 1908 diag opt vals to 40pf. New Guinea 1901 Yacht vals to 1Mk. East Africa 1901-19 Yacht vals to 2R. South West Africa 1900 Yacht vals to 5Mk. Cameroon 1900 Yacht vals to 1Mk. Carolines 1901 yacht vals to 50pf. Mariana Is 1901-19 Yacht vals to 5Mk. Marshall Is 1901 Yacht vals to 3Mk. Togo 1897-98 Eagle vals to 50pf. Almost all diff. Most F-VF M/U. SG cat £800+. (200)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
799
North Borneo & Labuan: 1883-1980 Collection in black springback binder with Nth Borneo inc 1883 2c red-brown SG 1 FU, 1885-92 to 10c M/UN, 1897 1c black + ochre SG 93 M, 1897-98 to 25c CTO/FU with various perfs etc, 1899 Surch inc 4c/24c, 4c/50c M/MLH, 1904-05 4c/5c, 4c/24c perf 16 M/MLH, 1909-23 Pics inc 6c olive-green perf 14½-15 M, 16c, 24c M/MLH 1916 10c on 12c FU, 1939 Pics to 25c U, 1945 'BMA' opts set M/MLH to 50c U, 1947 opts to $5, 1948 KGVI set. 1954 & 1961 def sets M/MLH. Postage Dues inc 1897 3c M. Sabah 1964 Defs FU, plus others. SG cat £1930+. Labuan 1891 to 1904 inc 1892 to 40c M/MLH. 1894 8c perf 13½x14 GU, 1896 25c, 50c M/UN, 1900 Pic 10c brown + lilac SG 115 FU, plus various others. SG cat £520. A strong collection, mostly F-VF M/U. Total cat £2450 = A$4700. (680).
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
800
Malaya - North Borneo, Labuan & Sabah: 1883-1980s collection on hagners in binder. North Borneo 1883 Arms 50c. 1886 Arms 4c. 1886-87 Arms to 10c inscribed POSTAGE. 1890 Eight Cents opt 25c. 1894 Arms to $1. 1895 $1 Surch to 30c M. 1897-19052 Pics to 24c. 1918 Red Cross Two Cents opt Pic 1c-$2. 1922 Malaya Borneo Exhib opt to 50c. 1939 Pics to $1. 1945 BMA opt Pic set to $5. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1947 Royal Cypher opt set to $5. 1950-52 KGVI Pic set to $10. 1954-59 QEII Pic set to $10. 1961 QEII Pic set to $10. 1939 Postage Due set to 10c. Sabah 1964-65 QEII Pic opt set to $10. Labuan 1902-03 Crown set to $1. Mostly VF M/MUH/U/CTO. SG cat £3500+ = A$6300+. (830) (P)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
A$
818
Mauritius: 1858-1935 collection inc 1858-62 Britannia Unissued (1d) UN & (6d) vermilion, plus 1/- green imperf. 1860-72 QV to 5/-. 1878 Surch to 50c. 1879-99 QV to 50c. 1895-99 Arms set to 18c. 1897 Jubilee 36c. 1899 Admiral 15c. 1902 Surch 12c/36c. 1900-05 Arms to 50c. 1902 Postage & Revenue opt to 25c. 1904-07 Arms to 1R. 1910 KEVI Arms to 1R. 1913-34 KGV Arms to 5R. Also Postal Fiscals inc 1889 QV 4c carmine & lilac. Most F-VF U. SG cat £465+. (139).
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
840
New Hebrides: 1897-1977 collection in black spring back binder. Inc 'Inter-island' Locals M/MLH, 1911 to 5/- M, 1920-21 Surch selection M/MLH, 1953 & 1977 Def sets MUH. Postage Dues inc 1938 Gold Currency set MLH & 20c, 40c FU, plus others. French New Hebrides inc 1910 50c red/orange U, 1911 5Fr U. 1913 to 5Fr M/MLH. 1924 5d/25c SG F41 U. 1953 & 1957 Def sets MLH/MUH. Postage Dues inc 1938 20c orange U. Some sl mixed condition but musty F-VF M/U cat £1340 = A$2400. (350+).
  A$240
(US$175)
(€151)
(£127)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
854
Nigeria: 1892-1980 collection in spring binder with 'Oil Rivers' 1892 to 1/- U (2d M), Niger Coast selection inc 1897 1/- black SG 72a UN, Lagos selection M/MLH. Northern Nigeria KEVII to KGV M/U. Nigeria 1914 to 1/- U, 1936 Pics to 1/- inc 3d perf 12½x13½ M (cat £140), & to 1/- U inc perf vars. 1938-51 to 5/- M/MLH (31 values) inc 2/6 SG 58, 58ab, 5/- SG 59. 1953 QEII Defs to £1 MUH 1938-51 to 5/- U (31 vals). Also 1960s Commems & later Pictorials. Largely F-VF MUH, with some U. SG cat £1250+ = A$2200. (630).
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
864
Nyasaland: 1891-1935 collection inc 1891-95 BCA opt Arms 8d, 2/- & 3/-. 1895-96 Arms to 1/-. 1897-1900 Arms to 4/-. 1898 Cheque stamp 1d perf. 1903-07 KEVII to 1/-. 1908-11 KEVII to 4d. 1913-33 KGV to 5/-. 1934-35 KGV Leopard set to 1/-. Most F-VF U. SG cat £490+. (59).
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
927
Tonga: 1886-1977 Collection in red springback binder, with 1892 2d olive UN, 1893 Surch ½d on 1d in black SG 19 UN, 1895 2½d on 1/- UN & U, 1897 Pics to 5/- M/MLH & to 2/6 U, 1920 Pics to 5/- M/MLH & to 2/6 U, also 2d Queen var 'wonk upright' SG 57a FU. 1938 Queen Anniv sets M/MLH & FU. 1942 Def sets M/MUH., plus extras to 1/- in blks of 4 M/MUH. 1953 Defs M/MLH, later pic sets/part sets. Then Officials inc 1893 surch set SG O6/10 M/UN, 1963 15s coin & 2 used on piece, plus others. Some mixed condition but mostly F-VF. Cat £1500 = A$2700. (470+).
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
928
Tonga: 1886-1971 collection on old pgs & hagners with 1886 King set (U), plus 6d M, 1893-95 Surch (10) inc 1895 red set of 3 M (SG cat £210), 1897 Pic set (£200), 1920 Pic set, 1923 Surch set M (£160), 1942 Pic set (£65), then mixed range (115) to 1970 & some 1998 Birds U. VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £970. (190)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
2942
1897 Consumptives Home QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH. SG 280-81 cat £305 for M & should be at least double, £610 MUH. (2) (P)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
2943
1897 Consumptives Home QV Charity set 1d & 2½d opt Specimen type 14 in red. VF MUH. SG 280-81s cat £300 for M, should be at least double, £600 MUH. (2). (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
2944
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d dark blue imperf composite PROOF, on thick glazed paper (144x79mm), no wmk. Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & very rare! (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
2945
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d brown imperf composite Proof on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & rare. (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
2946
1897-98 QV & Shield 1d red Die I, 2d blue & 2½d purple Die I, all opt Specimen type 14 in red or black. VF MUH. SG 288, 292, 295s cat £75 for M, should be at least double, £150 MUH. (3). (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
2947
1897-99 QV 2d ultramarine DIE PROOF colour trial similar to issued design but screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper. UN as made, thinned as was affixed in archives, VF appearance. SG 292(p). Extremely rare as only several recorded. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
2948
1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d violet Die PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of defs), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. Superb UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
2949
1897-99 QV Coin 5/- reddish purple, FULL SHEET of 50, perf 12x11. VF MUH, all never hinged original gum, few sl spots but mostly very fresh perf separation rejoined in margins etc. SG 297e cat £2500 as M singles, should be at least double, £5000 MUH, plus premium for sheet. Extremely rare & impressive sheet. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1260)
(£1060)
  A$3000
(US$2190)
(€1890)
(£1590)
A$
2951
1899 Shield 1d scarlet UR cnr marginal blk of 4 with 1897 date in circle, error right vert pr IMPERF THREE SIDES (top, bottom & right between stamps & margin), wmk crown NSW (SG w40), chalk-surfaced paper. Superb fresh MUH. SG 300a cat £1200++ for M, should be at least double, £2400 MUH. Spectacular error & unique with imprint date. Ex Hutson. (P)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1260)
(£1060)
  A$3000
(US$2190)
(€1890)
(£1590)
A$
2969
1897-1905 Inwards German PPC 'Gruss aus' colour types with German frankings (1 Swiss to Rockhampton) & most to Sydney inc a double 'gatefold' view & views of Heligoland, waterfalls, trains, bridges, boats etc. All 5+5pf or 10pf frankings, pmks inc Berlin, Mulheim, Wildungen, Cassel & Hamburg. Hunters Hill etc arrival cds. G-VF U. (12)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
2970
1897-1901 Inwards German PPC inc hotels, bars & restaurants etc, inc Otto Ludewig's Pilsener Bierhallen, Caf? Kasten, Munchen Hofbrauhaus, Aachen Muschelnhaus etc. 6 Colour, 2 B&W. All German frankings (1 Dutch) to Sydney from Wiesbaden, Aachen, Kotzschenbroda, Dresden, Munich, Hannover, plus Sydney arrival cds etc. F-VF U. (8)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2971
1897 Money Order form from Jugiong for 5/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW Centenary 1d tied by the cds. Cashed at Hobart (paying office named as Hobart-Town) with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 20 departure & Mar 26 arrival cds. Some edge aging on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2972
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)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2973
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)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2974
1897 Money Order form from Waverly for 10/6 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by violet double, ring horiz oval 'Waverly 23 MAR 97 NSW' d/s. Cashed at Hobart with paying office MOO & SB Tasmania cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
2975
1897 Money Order from West Wyalong for £1.0/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW 1888 Centenary 1d tied by m/s '22-3-97' cancel, cashed at Hobart with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97' at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 2 departure & March 29 arrival cds. VF. (2). (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
2976
1897 Money Order & Advice from Camperdown to Hobart with 'Sydney 23 MR 97 NSW' double ring oval transit d/s in violet & superb crisp 'MOO & SB MR 27 97 Tasmania' arrival cds. The money order for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'Camperdown MR 22 1897 NSW' cds & paying office cds at LR. Edge aging. VF. Only 4 advices recorded with the Sydney (GPO) transit d/s. Very scarce. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
2985
Postmark: Numeral 1058 of Lower Temora (closed 1897?, RRRRR) near comp strike on 1890s QV ½d grey. (P)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
A$
3064
1897-1908 QV set ½d to 2/-, numerals 4 cnrs, wmk crown Q, being Mint stamps sent as specimens via the UPU in Berne, SPECIMEN h/s applied by receiving Postal Authority. F-VF M. Unique stamps from Bechuanaland Postal Authority UPU Specimen collection. Certificate can be obtained on request. (11). (P)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
3065
1897-1908 QV 3d Brown, blank background, numerals 4 cnrs, blk of 4, IMPERF master die, no wmk, cream wove paper. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 240(p). ACSC Q24(DP)1A cat $4000 (in 2004). Extremely rare with only several made. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1300
(US$949)
(€819)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1260)
(£1060)
A$
3188
1897 QV Hospital Charity set 1d & 2½d, opt Specimen. VF MUH. SG 353-4s cat £140 M, should be at least double, £280 MUH (2) (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3457
1897-98 QV Diamond Jubilee set ¼d to 2/6. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 116-124 cat £300. (9) (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
3554
1897-1900 Arms 10/- black & olive-green. VF fresh M. SG 50a cat £325. (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
3555
1897-1900 Arms £1 black & dull purple. Superb fresh M. SG 51 cat £500. Rare high value. (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
3569
1897 BEA opt Zanzibar Sultan set ½a-7½. Mostly VF M. SG 80-85 cat £375. Only 1500 sets printed. (6). (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$375
(US$274)
(€236)
(£199)
A$
3570
1897 BEA opt Zanzibar 1a indigo & red. VF fresh M. SG 81 cat £100. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
3571
1897-1903 QV Lions 1R grey-blue & 1R dull blue. VFU. SG 92 & 92a cat £120. (2).
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
3572
1897-1903 QV Lions 2R orange. VF fresh M. SG 93 cat £150. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
3573
1897-1903 QV Lions 5R deep sepia. VFU, 'Mombasa 15 NO 98' cds. SG 96 cat £550. (P)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
3574
1897-1903 QV Lions 10R yellow-bistre. VFU. SG 97 cat £650. (P)
  A$325
(US$237)
(€205)
(£172)
  A$475
(US$347)
(€299)
(£252)
A$
3725
1897 QV Jubilee ½c-50c, plus 1c, 2c & 5c shades. F-VF M. Unitrade 50-60 cat C$2610, SG 121-34 cat £945. (14) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
3726
1897 QV Jubilee ½c-15c. VF fresh M. SG 121-32 cat £606, Unitrade 50-58 cat C$1520. (9) (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
3727
1897 QV Jubilee ½c black. Superb fresh MLH. SG 121 cat £75, Unitrade 50 cat C$140.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
3728
1897 QV Jubilee ½c-$5, imperf Proofs on card. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 121-40(p) cat £6000 for normals, Unitrade 50-65(p) cat C$7000. Beautiful & rare set. (16) (P)
  A$2600
(US$1898)
(€1638)
(£1378)
  A$3600
(US$2628)
(€2268)
(£1908)
A$
3729
1897 QV Jubilee 6c brown. F-VF fresh M. SG 129 cat £140, Unitrade 55 cat C$300/150.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
3730
1897 QV Jubilee 8c slate-violet. F-VF fresh M. SG 130 cat £55, Unitrade 56 cat C$200/60.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
3731
1897 QV Jubilee 8c slate-violet, imperf proof, on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 130(P) cat £55 as normal, Unitrade 56P cat C$140. Only 1150 printed.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
3732
1897 QV Jubilee 10c purple. VF fresh MUH. SG 131 cat £90 for M, should be at least triple, £270 MUH, Unitrade 57 C$750. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
3733
1897 QV Jubilee 10c purple. VF fresh MUH appearance (regummed). SG 131 cat £90, Unitrade 57 cat C$250/75 as M.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
3734
1897 QV Jubilee 15c slate. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 132 cat £140 for M, should be at least triple, £420 MUH, Unitrade 58 cat C$1200/450. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
3735
1897 QV Jubilee 15c slate. VF fresh M. SG 132 cat £140, Unitrade 58 cat C$400/150.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
3736
1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion, imperf proof, on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 133(p) cat £140 as normal, Unitrade 59P cat C$375. Only 850 printed. (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
3737
1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion opt SPECIMEN sans-serif letters. F-VF UN. SG 133s cat £140 as normal, Unitrade 59s cat C$600/300 (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3738
1897 QV Jubilee 20c vermilion opt SPECIMEN sans-serif letters. F UN. SG 133s normal cat £140, Unitrade 59s cat C$600/300. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
3739
1897 QV Jubilee set 20c-$5, h/s SPECIMEN. 20c with no serif h/s & the rest with serifs. VF fresh M. SG 133-40s cat £2500 (normals cat £6180), Unitrade 59-65s cat C$4480 (normals cat C$10,100). Rare set. (7) (P)
  A$1800
(US$1314)
(€1134)
(£954)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1575)
(£1325)
A$
3740
1897 QV Jubilee 50c pale ultramarine. F-VF fresh M. SG 134 cat £190, Unitrade 60 cat C$500/150.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
3741
1897 QV Jubilee 50c pale ultramarine, opt SPECIMEN in serif letters. VF fresh M. SG 134s cat £190 as normal, Unitrade 60s cat C$600. (P)
  A$180
(US$131)
(€113)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$201)
(€173)
(£146)
A$
3742
1897 QV Jubilee 50c pale ultramarine opt SPECIMEN in sans-serif letters. Superb fresh MLH. SG 134s cat £190 as normal, Unitrade 60 cat C$600+, plus premium for the sans-serif opt which is much scarcer on the 50c. (P)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
3743
1897 QV Jubilee 50c deep violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 137(p) cat £1000 as normal, Unitrade 62P cat C$375. Only 800 printed. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3744
1897 QV Jubilee 50c ultramarine, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 135(p) cat £200 as normal, Unitrade 60P cat C$375. Only 800 printed. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3745
1897 QV Jubilee $2 deep violet. VF fresh MLH. Unitrade 62 cat C$2000/1200. SG 137 cat £1000. (P)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€410)
(£345)
A$
3746
1897 QV Jubilee $2 deep violet, imperf proof, on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 137(P) cat £1000 for normal, Unitrade 62P cat C$800. Only 750 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3747
1897 QV Jubilee $2 violet h/s SPECIMEN. VF fresh MLH. SG 137s cat £1000 as normal, Unitrade 62s cat C$800.
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
A$
3748
1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre. F-VF fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 138 cat £1500 for M, should be at least triple, £4500 MUH, Unitrade 63 cat C$6000/3600. Very rare genuine MUH & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1575)
(£1325)
A$
3749
1897 QV Jubilee $3 bistre, imperf proof, on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 138(P) cat £1500 as normal, Unitrade 63P cat C$800. Only 750 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3750
1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet. F-VF fresh M. Unitrade 64 cat C$2000/1200. SG 139 cat £1400. (P)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
3751
1897 QV Jubilee $4 violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 139(p) cat £1400 as normal, Unitrade 64P cat C$800. Only 650 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3752
1897 QV Jubilee $5 olive-green, imperf proof, on card. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 140(P) cat £1400 as normal, Unitrade 65P cat C$800. Only 800 printed. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3753
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves set ½c-10c, imperf Proofs, on card. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 141-149(p) cat £425 as normal set, Unitrade 66P-73P cat C$2000. Attractive & rare set. (8) (P)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
  A$1100
(US$803)
(€693)
(£583)
A$
3754
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves ½c black, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 141(P), Unitrade 66P cat C$125. Only 1037 printed.
  A$45
(US$33)
(€28)
(£24)
  A$65
(US$47)
(€41)
(£34)
A$
3755
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 1c blue-green, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 143(P), Unitrade 67P cat C$165. Only 471 printed.
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
3756
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 2c, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, top marginal with 4 margins. SG 144(p), Unitrade 68P cat C$100.
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
A$
3757
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 2c violet, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 144(P), Unitrade 68P cat C$100. Only 667 printed.
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
A$
3758
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 3c carmine, imperf Proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 145(P), Unitrade 69P cat C$125. Only 713 printed.
  A$45
(US$33)
(€28)
(£24)
  A$65
(US$47)
(€41)
(£34)
A$
3759
1897-98 QV Maples Leaves 5c deep blue, imperf proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 146(p), Unitrade 70P cat C$300. Only 300 printed. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
3760
1897-98 QV Maples Leaves 6c brown, imperf proof on card. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 147(p), Unitrade 71P cat C$225. Only 619 printed. (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
3761
1897-98 QV Maple Leaves 8c orange, imperf proof on card. Superb UN as made 4 margins. SG 148(p), Unitrade 72P cat C$600. Only 171 printed. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
3793
1897 Anniversary set 1c-60c. VF fresh MUH. Unitrade 61-74, SG 66-79 cat £325 for M, should be at least £650 MUH. (14). (P)
  A$550
(US$402)
(€347)
(£292)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
3794
1897 Anniversary set 1c-60c. VF M/MLH. SG 66-79 cat £325. (14) (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
3795
1897-1918 Royal Portrait set ½c-5c. VFM. Unitrade 78-85 cat C$230, SG 83-90 cat £150. (8). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
3796
1897-1918 Printers' Specimens Specialised collection inc Royal Portrait set, plus 1908 Map 2c. Royal Portraits ½c (5) with opts in red types, all diag. 1c red diag opt in violet. 1c green (11) with opts in red inc horiz, diag & vert types. 2c orange opt diag in violet. 2c red (9) with red & violet opts diag & vert. 3c (8) with red & violet opts types diag & vert. 4c (2) opt in red, 5c (7) opt in red vert & diag. Map 2c opt in red diag (3). VF fresh MUH. SG cat £1190+ for normal M, should be at least double, £2380 MUH, Unitrade cat C$3146 for normal MUH. Fantastic comp collection of all diff combinations known, with 2 pg info giving quantities that existed, mostly only 100-200 ea. (47). (P)
  A$950
(US$694)
(€599)
(£504)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
3899
1897 '2 Cents' opt Dowager 2ca dull yellow-green, opt SG type 15 (figures 1½mm below Chinese characters). VF fresh MLH. Sc 67 cat US$30, SG 80 cat £35.
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
3900
1897 Red Revenue 2c/3c (2 cents in 2 lines). VF M. SC 80 cat US$550, SG 89 cat £550. (P)
  A$350
(US$256)
(€221)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$365)
(€315)
(£265)
A$
3901
1897 Red Revenue 4c/3c deep red (large 4). Superb fresh M with nice original gum. Sc 82 cat US$1650, SG 90 cat £1400. (P)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
4381
Cameroon: 1897-1919 collection inc 1897 3pf-50pf (2), additional values to 20pf inc 3pf grey-brown, 1901-10 Yachts no wmk set to 5Mk (latter with both BPP 1983 photo cert), few extra value to 1Mk (on piece), 2Mk, 1907-19 5pf-20pf (2 of ea). Mostly F-VF I, various cancels. SG K1-25 car £2400+. (40) (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
4382
Carolines: 1897-1910 collection inc 1899-1900 opts on Germany 48 deg 20pf, 56 deg opt set & 3pf-50pf with extra 5pf, 10pf & 20pf, 1901-10 Yachts no wmk set 3pf-5Mk, extra 3pf, 10pf, 30pf, 1Mk & 5Mk. Mostly F-VF U. SG between ex4-25 cat £2440. (28) (P)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
  A$800
(US$584)
(€504)
(£424)
A$
4392
Togo: 1897-98 opt eagle set 3pf-50pf. VFU, 50pf on piece. SG G1-6, Mi 1-6 cat €160. (6) (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
A$
4414
Breslau-Hansa Local Post: 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf green & vermilion inscribed 5658 (1897) for the Jewish New Year, with Hebrew at top reading 'L Shana Tova' (Happy New Year), this is the 1st stamp issued with Hebrew inscription. VFU, 'Hansa 5 2 98' cds. Mi 15a cat €150. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
4415
Breslau-Hansa Local Post: 1897 Jewish New Year 1½pf green & carmine red, inscribed 5658 (1897) for the Jewish New Year, with Hebrew inscription at top reading 'L' Shana Tova' (Happy New Year). This is the 1st stamp to be issued with Hebrew writing. VF fresh UN. Mi 15b. (P)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
4468
1945 SA/SS Storm Troopers set 12+38pf full sheets of 50 with comp margins. Superb fresh MUH. Mi 909-10 cat €4500+, SG 897-98 cat £5450+ both as singles, plus premium for spectacular sheets of last stamps of Third Reich. (50 sets - 100) (P)
  A$1000
(US$730)
(€630)
(£530)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
A$
5812
1897 QV Jubilee opt 1/- green & carmine. Superb fresh MLH. SG 15 cat £130. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
A$
5813
1897 QV Jubilee 5/- green & blue. VF MLH, couple aged perfs. SG 16 cat £450. Rare genuine as only around 1500 printed. RPSL photo cert. (P)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$329)
(€284)
(£239)
A$
6058
1897-1902 Pictorial set 1c-24c inc both 2c & 4c colours. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 92-109 cat £930. Rare set. (14) (P)
  A$650
(US$475)
(€410)
(£345)
  A$900
(US$657)
(€567)
(£477)
A$
6059
1897-1902 Sago Palm Tree 3c green & rosy mauve, perf 13½-14. VF fresh M. SG 96 cat £75.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
A$
6060
1897-1902 Sago Palm Tree 3c green & rosy mauve, perf 13½-14. VF fresh M. SG 96 cat £75.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
A$
6061
1897-1902 Monkey 4c black & carmine, perf 14½-15. VF fresh MLH. SG 99b cat £90. (P)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
  A$90
(US$66)
(€57)
(£48)
A$
6062
1897-1902 Malay Dhow 8c black & brown-purple, perf 14½-15. VF fresh MLH. SG 102b cat £55.
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
A$
6063
1897-1902 Malay Dhow 8c black & brown, perf 13½-14. VF fresh MUH. SG 103 cat £17 for M, should be at least double, £34 MUH.
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
A$
6064
1897-1902 Train 16c green & chestnut, perf 14½-15. VFM. SG 107a cat £275. (P)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$219)
(€189)
(£159)
A$
6065
1897 Arms 24c blue & lake inscribed 'Postage & Revenue', perf 14½-15. VF fresh M. SG 111b cat £60.
  A$40
(US$29)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$60
(US$44)
(€38)
(£32)
A$
6066
1897-1902 'Postage Due' opt Pic 2c-8c, 3c opt with stop after Postage Due. VF fresh 4M/2UN. SG ex D12-19 & D27 cat £215. (6) (P)
  A$130
(US$95)
(€82)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
A$
6067
1897-99 Postage Due opt Pictorial 2c black & lake, opt SPECIMEN vert. VF fresh M. SG D12s cat £35.
  A$25
(US$18)
(€16)
(£13)
  A$35
(US$26)
(€22)
(£19)
A$
6068
1897-99 'POSTAGE DUE' vert opt Palm 3c green & rosy mauve, perf 14½. VF fresh MUH. SG D14 cat £55 for M, should be at least double, £110 MUH.
  A$50
(US$37)
(€32)
(£27)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
A$
6332
1897-99 opt Eagle 25pf orange, error opt INVERTED. VF fresh MLH. SG 5(var), Mi 5bk cat €2800. Only 1 sheet printed, which was discovered before it was sent to the colony. Important New Guinea rarity - previous 2 examples we offered realised $3700+ & $3000+, plus commission. Exp twice inc Bothe BPP, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1300
(US$949)
(€819)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1460)
(€1260)
(£1060)
A$
6333
1897-99 opt Eagle 25pf orange, error opt INVERTED. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. SG 5(var), Mi 5bk cat €5000. Only 1 sheet printed, which was discovered before it was sent to the colony. Important New Guinea rarity - 1st example in MUH condition that we have ever offered. Exp Dr Lantelme BPP with photo cert. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1575)
(£1325)
  A$3500
(US$2555)
(€2205)
(£1855)
A$
6336
1897 precursor use of PPC Gruss aus Matupi' with harbour view, Japanese Station & young woman, franked Germany Eagle 10pf red, tied by KD Marine-Schiffspost No 7 29.7.97' cds of SMS MoweI. To Germany with Ellerbek arrival cds. Mi M47 cat from €120 on cover, Arge cat from €80 this cds on cover. (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
6731
Postal Stationery: 1876-1901 QV collection with Postcards 1876-86 all 4 diff borders inc 1886 Double Reply card & Reply only opt Specimen in red, 1890 1d blue 2 diff stocks, 1897 with reverse views 1d (2) & ½d (3), 1899 1d green 2 views, 1900 Boer War 1d brown on white (3) or on yellow & 1901 mew heading 1d brown. Lettercards with square cnr perfs 4 diff stocks, rounded cnrs 4 diff stocks, plus a 1d Surch. Envelopes 1899 Pictorials ½d & 2d, 1900 Embossed ½d green, 1d red 3 diff & 2d violet. Reg envelope 1898 size F round flap. Wrappers 1878-81 2 diff stocks & 1889-92 with 4 or 5 lines of text. VF fresh UN. The PC, envelope, Reg envelope alone Samuel cat NZ$750 30 years ago. Nice lot. (42)
  A$200
(US$146)
(€126)
(£106)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
A$
6811
1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14, prepared but unissued, cnr blk of 12 with plate no.2 at base. When the stock was captured in Bloemfontein by the British, all apart from a few sheets were opt 'VRI'. Stamps superb fresh MUH, nice never hinged original gum. SG (86) footnote cat £780 as M singles, should be at least double, £1560+ MUH, plus premium for plate blk which is a great rarity! (P)
  A$1500
(US$1095)
(€945)
(£795)
  A$2500
(US$1825)
(€1575)
(£1325)
A$
6812
1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14 unissued. When the stock was captured in Bloemfontein by the British all, apart from a few sheets, were opt 'VRI'. VF fresh MUH. SG (86) footnote cat £65 as M, should be at least double, £130 MUH. (P)
  A$100
(US$73)
(€63)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
A$
6813
1897 Tree 6d blue, perf 14, unissued as stock captured in Bloemfontein by the British, all but a few sheets opt 'VRI', right marginal blk of 4. Superb fresh MUH. SG (86) footnote cat £260 as M singles, should be at least double, £520 MUH, plus premium for blk. (4) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$438)
(€378)
(£318)
A$
7310
1897-1900 QV set 2c-2R25. VF M/MLH, 2R24 sl tropical spots. SG 28-36 cat £300. (9). (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
7315
1897 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' opt Stamp Duty 1d, 2½d on 3d & 2½d on 6d. F-VF MLH. SG 54, 55, 59 cat £30. (3)
  A$20
(US$15)
(€13)
(£11)
  A$30
(US$22)
(€19)
(£16)
A$
7316
1897 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' 2½d opt Stamp Duty 6d dull purple & green, opt SG type 10. VF fresh MLH. SG 60 cat £55.
  A$55
(US$40)
(€35)
(£29)
  A$70
(US$51)
(€44)
(£37)
A$
7605
1897 SOUDAN opt Egypt Sphinx & Pyramid set 1m-10Pi. VF fresh M/MLH. SG 1-9 cat £200. (8) (P)
  A$150
(US$110)
(€95)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$183)
(€158)
(£133)
A$
7606
1897 'SOUDAN' opt Sphinx & Pyramid 1m deep brown, bottom marginal vert strip of 6 showing opt types 1-6, error opt transposed (SOUDAN above Arabic script), bottom stamp with 'SOUDAN' only, due to opt shift. Also opt is DOUBLE one albino with the albino in normal position in upper centre of stamps. VF fresh MUH, top stamp diag gum crease. SG 1(var). Extremely rare & spectacular. (6) (P)
  A$400
(US$292)
(€252)
(£212)
  A$700
(US$511)
(€441)
(£371)
A$
7689
1897 King Pictorial set ½d to 5/-, wmk Tortoises. VFU. SG 38-53 cat £180. (14). (P)
  A$80
(US$58)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$88)
(€76)
(£64)
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