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Sale 1236 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 25-27 May, 2021

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Category — Collections & Accumulations - Aden thru British South East Asia

Lot
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Cat./Est. Value
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2932
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Aden Unused Collection. On stockpages, mostly definitive sets including the 1937 Dhow, original gum, lightly hinged, Fine-Very Fine, Scott about $1,200.00

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
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2933
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Africa 20th Century Covers. Over 90, some better from the first half of the century, most British or French colonies, most are to Switzerland, but a few to U.S. or U.K., with Cameroun 1915 4p, 6p and 8p Surcharges on one cover, some registered, a couple with consular service corner cards, WWII censored, some commercial from the 1950s-1970s, including Sudan and Ethiopia, mixed condition

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
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2934
 
Albania Collection. To 1943 on album pages, starts off with eight used Double-Eagle overprints (one inverted), all of these are signed A. Brun and others, later issues contain medium-priced unused sets, some Back-of-Book including Greek Occupation, largely Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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2935
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Allied Military Government Accumulation. Thousands of stamps mostly in large multiples including complete sheets, with Austrian, German, and Italian issues, German issues could have perforation or other varieties for the specialist, much of the value in Trieste, including at least 45 copies of the 1947 100l Carmine Lake, a few specialized items, such as Italian stamps used as postage dues, a few covers and postal stationery, most (if not all) Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/IvHha5F3gz4

Bid on this lot

E. 1,000-1,500
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2936
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Asia (Independent) Collection. Scott album containing Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, most hinged but some mounted, Cambodia and Laos appearing complete to 1972 (Cambodia missing one cheap set), incl. souvenir sheets and Back-of-Book, Vietnam quite sparse but few better items, each with some duplicated items at end of section, mostly Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/cmKCG6l7WGA

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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2937
 
Australian States Collection. Mounted in a Palo album, better sections incl. New South Wales, South Australia incl. 1886 issue with "Specimen" overprint, Victoria and Western Australia incl. strong group of Swan Issues, even incl. unused No. 10 (no gum and trimmed perfs, with Sismondo certificate), few certificates accompany, we notice numerous high cataloguing stamps throughout though of mixed condition, though much is Fine or better, close inspection warranted

Video of lot https://youtu.be/O29QVX9AVOU

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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2938
 
Australian States - New South Wales Mostly Used Collection. On album pages, an array of Seal of Colony issues including some pairs, Queen Victoria heads with a wide range of shades, plates, and some multiples, later issues to 20sh, also Postage Dues to 20sh, Officials to 20sh, and Registration stamps, mixed condition as expected, but there are a large number of Fine-Very Fine stamps present, overall a worthwhile collection with a high catalogue and resale value

Bid on this lot

E. 3,000-4,000
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2939
 
Australian States - Queensland Mostly Used Collection. On album pages, nearly 400 items, with Queen Victoria heads to 20sh, and large format stamps to £1, nice range of the different watermark and perforation issues, including the scarcer compound perf stamps, some unused stamps and two "Specimen" overprints, also postal-fiscal stamps (most fiscally used but does contain some unused) and fiscal stamps, mixed condition as expected, Fine-Very Fine appearance

Bid on this lot

E. 1,000-1,500
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2940
 
Australia and States Collection. To 1963 on album pages, Australia with various Kangaroos mostly used, unused King George V, some (including the 5sh Sydney Harbor Bridge) present both unused and used, solid run of later unused sets, including a Mint N.H. set of the 1949-50 Arms, some Postage Dues, States are a little more scattered, but does contain some better items, mixed condition, much is Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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2941
 
Austria Collection. To 1957 on album pages, early stamps mostly used, value in 20th Century unused, including Mint N.H. copies of the 1925 1s Light Green and 1936 10s Dollfuss, solid Back-of-Book, with Semi-Postals, Air Posts, Postage Dues, Offices Abroad, etc., mixed condition on the early issue, later Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 1,000-1,500
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2942
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Bahrain Unused Collection. 1933-1993, neatly laid out in a stockbook, just about complete for the period (no Postal Tax stamps), the 3p-12a of the first set and the five stamps from 1934-35 are in blocks of four, first two definitive sets are lightly hinged, rest appears to be all Mint N.H., includes the souvenir sheets, Fine-Very Fine, Scott over $3,000.00

Video of lot https://youtu.be/zqVIsymuJQ0

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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2943
 
Barbados Collection. Mounted on homemade pages thru early QEII, both unused and used, two "Paid at Barbados" crowned circle covers, strong section of Seated Britannia issues incl. better items such as Nos. 3a (unused single and pair) and 18 (all with certificates), plus two 2p bisects on pieces (3b; SG 4b, each with certificate), with 1878 Provisional surcharges incl. No. 57a (repaired, with B.P.A. certificate), better turn of the century through 1920s sets incl. 1897 Jubilee on Bluish, and more, some Back-of-Book, earlier material mixed quality, though 20th century is mostly Fine or better

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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2944
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Belgium Semi-Postal Stock. 1910-1957, neatly arranged in a stockbook, in quantities from one to twenty, with many in the four to ten range, includes two sets of the 1932 Mercier (both hinged), numerous sets cataloguing in the $25.00-$250.00 range, the vast majority are Mint Never-Hinged, even on the earliest issues, also includes some Air Post stamps, Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/5Ubt_U_l9yQ

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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2945
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Belgium Parcel Post and Railway Stamp Unused Collection. 1915-1987, in mounts on Scott pages, the 1915 "Spoorwegen" Overprint set is lacking the four rarities, the only other stamp missing is the 1920 1.60fr Emerald (Scott Q123, catalogues $60.00), the earlier stamps are lightly hinged or with a small h.r., the 1935 set of 24 (Q184-Q207) is Mint N.H., and a spot check of the better stamps from 1941 onward shows all Mint N.H., Fine-Very Fine, a fresh and clean collection of these popular stamps, Scott about $12,000.00

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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2946
 
Benelux Collection. To 1950s on album pages, Belgium contains early used stamps and a good array of 20th Century unused sets, Back-of-Book and Belgian Congo, Luxembourg has some early stamps including Officials, but the collector did not seem to focus on it so much, Netherlands has early used and strong in 20th Century unused, including several syncopated perf sets, also Back-of-Book and colonies, early stamps in somewhat mixed quality, later issues largely Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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2947
 
Bermuda Collection. Housed in a Battle Green album to 1990s, with Queen Victoria issues incl. better 1874-75 surcharges, with a high degree of completion thereafter with a strong representation of the King George V and George VI Key Plate issues with shade varieties, even an unused (regummed) No. AR1, QEII period mostly mint, five certificates accompany, few small faults to be expected on earlier issues though mostly Fine-Very Fine overall

Video of lot https://youtu.be/rCdkNsS_eGg

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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2948
 
British Africa Valuable and Desirable Collection Balance. Main collection housed in two Scott albums to around early QEII period, loaded with better singles and sets throughout incl. desirable early material and 20th century definitives and commemoratives, particular strength in Bechuanaland, British East Africa (KUT), Cape of Good Hope incl. six Wood Blocks and Mafeking, Gold Coast with bisects on piece and numerous town cancels, Niger Coast Protectorate with various provisional surcharges, Rhodesia incl. complete basic set of Double Heads and Admirals (toning), Sierra Leone, Zanzibar and much more, also with third album of Nigeria to 1970s, far too much material to go into great detail but we notice numerous items cataloguing many hundreds to thousands each, some early material can be slightly mixed quality though much is Fine or better, this lot justifies careful inspection to reveal just how desirable it is and the tremendous resale potential it possesses

Video of lot https://youtu.be/cXzbiwy2A58

Bid on this lot

E. 10,000-15,000
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2949
 
British Africa Collection. On album pages, most colonies go to the 1960s, unused and used, with many stamps present both ways (in some cases the used stamp is under the unused stamp in the mount, so careful viewing is needed), earliest stamps mostly used, starting in the late 19th Century there is more unused, with many complete definitive and commemorative sets, several SG-listed shades, while lacking rarities, there are many sets and high values cataloguing in the £100-£500 range, a small number with minor flaws, however the better sets and singles were purchased individually and these are overwhelmingly Fine-Very Fine, a very worthwhile lot from this popular area, great resale potential

Bid on this lot

E. 7,500-10,000
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2950
 
British America and Atlantic Exceptional Collection in Stock Books. Contained in 19 stockbooks, beautifully mounted with care with items carefully chosen, many individually from auctions and dealer stocks and diligently lined up by country and issue, the entire area with great overall coverage of unused and/or used incl. Ascension, Falkland Islands and St. Helena, particular strength in salable areas such as Bermuda incl. easily over 200 King George V and George VI Key Plates with various shades (with No. AR1 unused and used out of period plus the "Lemon" Shade) and Falkland Islands incl. 2-1/2p Provisional and numerous high values, much of the value is focused around Queen Victoria thru King George VI, some QEII with useful control blocks and varieties, there is also a large amount of specialist material incl. plate proofs, numerous "Specimen" overprints, and varieties such as surcharge errors and inverted watermarks, a handful of certificates also accompany, what sets this collection apart from others is the overall level of quality and freshness and nearly void of the "clunkers" you may find in comparable collections with much Fine-Very Fine, a collection worthy of close inspection

Video 1/2 of lot https://youtu.be/tbaSjAvua_4

Video 2/2 of lot https://youtu.be/tCTLwb1Rt_k

Bid on this lot

E. 20,000-30,000
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2951
 
British America Valuable Collection Balance. Housed in two Scott albums and stockbook with most areas going to around early QEII, incl. colonies such as Bahamas, British Guiana (incl. No. 7, with faults), British Honduras, Grenada, Montserrat, Tobago (incl. No. 25d with faults), Trinidad, Trinidad & Tobago and St. Kitts-Nevis, strength in early classics incl. numerous better values cataloguing many hundreds, even some in the thousands each, also with stockbook containing Virgin Islands with No. 24a and some Great Britain used in St. Thomas, careful viewing will uncover many varieties (both Scott and SG listed), useful salable singles and sets throughout, some mixed condition should be expected in the earlier issues though mostly Fine-Very Fine onwards

Video of lot https://youtu.be/R429UCl_QOA

Bid on this lot

E. 5,000-7,500
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2952
 
British America Collection. A-F colonies to the 1960s on album pages, some early issues, strength of the collection is from the late 19th Century to mid-20th Century, mostly unused, some are present both unused and used, value from all colonies, the most valuable are Bermuda (with good Keyplates) and Falkland Islands, a small number with faults, the vast majority (including nearly all of the 20th Century) Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 4,000-5,000
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2953
 
British America Treasure Trove Collection Balance. Small box filled with auction and dealer lot cards and glassines, wide range of material from early to modern, mint and used, much of which were either duplicates or material which weren't mounted in the main collection, we notice numerous better salable items and recommend careful viewing since the knowledgeable collector was interested in varieties such as inverted watermarks, "Specimen" overprints and SG-listed items such as Ascension and St. Helena Badge varieties, overall condition is typically Fine-Very Fine

Video of lot https://youtu.be/cN5gOkOacrg

Bid on this lot

E. 3,000-4,000
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2954
 
British Malaya "Palm Tree" Issue Collection. Housed on exhibit and stock pages, almost entirely King George VI period and incl. areas such as Kelantan with Nos. 62-64 in control blocks of four, Malacca, Penang, Singapore, Straits Settlements, with degree of specialization incl. control blocks, large multiples, perforated "Specimen" (incl. Straits Settlements), few Japanese Occupation, some covers, and revenues with Straits Settlements ("Revenue" on both sides) $25.00 (unused), $100.00 (used) and $100.00 with "B.M.A. Malaya" overprint, plus some documents, mostly Fine-Very Fine, a great lot for a specialist in this issue

Video of lot https://youtu.be/C8EU3Nnghjw

Bid on this lot

E. 500-750
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2955
 
British Oceana Collection. N-T colonies to 1960s on album pages, contains Pacific Island colonies, North Borneo, and Sarawak, most of the value in unused sets and singles, some early used and some stamps present both unused and used, strong in Papua Lakatois, largely Fine-Very Fine

Bid on this lot

E. 1,500-2,000
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2956
 
British South East Asia Collection Balance. Housed in an album, useful group of Brunei, Malaya States, North Borneo and Labuan, Sarawak and Straits Settlements, wide variety of useful and salable singles and sets throughout incl. a few high value "Specimen" overprints, few with certificates, we notice some better listed varieties scattered on pages, little Japanese Occupation, earlier period with slightly mixed quality though much is Fine or better, close inspection is recommended

Video of lot https://youtu.be/RFKXx__mhgg

Bid on this lot

E. 2,000-3,000
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